Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's upcoming film Mere Pyare Prime Minister is scheduled to release on March 15. Mere Pyare Prime Minister stars Anjali Patil, Om Kanujiya and Atul Kulkarni among others in significant roles.
Mere Pyare Prime Minister claims to deal with topics like open defecation and sanitation. We can also safely add sexual violence and perhaps caste dynamics to the list. It also touches upon some taboos of the Indian society and looks refreshing and fun.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra hopes to begin work on this new film before 2018 ends. Talking about the yet untitled film, the filmmaker revealed that it's a father-son story in a unique setup and a salute to today's generation.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is known for movies like Rang De Basanti and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. His Aks, Delhi-6 and Mirzya weren't very commercially successful. But the filmmaker feels failures only make one stronger.
Bollywood's hitmakers like Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Sooraj Barjatya, Subhash Ghai, Gauri Shinde and others have kept the audience waiting for too long to announce their next directorial. While many have turned producers, others are still looking for the right script.
Talking about his upcoming film 'Kabaddi' with Ronnie Screwala, filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has quashed the rumours of actor Hrithik Roshan backing off from the project. Another upcoming project by the director, 'Mere Pyare Prime Minister' is set to release some time in the first half of 2018.
When Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra was asked about his views on award shows being fake, the director said that one should not get so serious about these things and appreciation is always good no matter where it comes from. However, the director has donned the hat of a producer for Fanney Khan which stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Anil Kapoor in lead roles.
Bollywood celebrities including Rishi Kapoor, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Neelam Kothari and Prem Chopra among others came out to protest against hawkers in Pali Hill area of suburban Bandra on Sunday (April 12) in Mumbai.
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Recently in an event, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan said that his 'controversial' remark on intolerance was totally misunderstood and, therefore, it is quite natural for people to react in such a way.He also blamed media for spreading misguided statement that he and Kiran want to leave the country because it is intolerant, whereas he has never said anything like that.To support his statement, Aamir asked people to take a look on the kind of work he has done in his career.The actor also insisted that for him it was impossible to pass any such statement about a country for he belongs to the family of great freedom fighter Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad.Adding to the comment of Aamir Khan, director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra said that the word 'intolerance' has become a fashion.Aamir and Rakeysh were seen celebrating the 10-year journey of their 2006 film, 'Rang De Basanti.' To mark the occasion, the entire cast of the film, Aamir , Sharman Joshi, Atul Kulkarni, Siddharth and Waheeda Rehman along with Rakeysh and producer Ronnie Screwvala, launched a book which includes the screenplay, lyrics, story board and anecdotes from the film along with some exclusive interviews of AR Rahman, Aamir and Prasoon Joshi.
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Directed by Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra, youth iconic film 'Rang De Basanti' has completed 10 years of its release. To mark the occasion, the cast of the film, Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, Atul Kulkarni, Siddharth and Waheeda Rehman along with Rakeysh and producer Ronnie Screwvala, launched a book which includes screenplay, lyrics, story board and anecdotes from the film along with some exclusive interviews of A R Rahman, Aamir and Prasoon Joshi. The cast also spoke about some memories related to the shoot of the film and how special the movie has remained for each one of them. Giving an example of an incident, Siddharth expressed how unhappy he was that his role in the film influenced youngsters to smoke. As the film completed 10 years of its release, the star cast, including Aamir, Sharman and Siddharth danced to the tune of popular 'Pathshala' song along with choreographer Ganesh Acharya. The film, which speaks about the contemporary showcase of the Indian history, over the period of 10 years, has become a cult in history of Indian cinema.