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Shekhar Kapur


Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja's old photo with UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak resurfaces. See here

October 26, 2022 5:09 pm

Musician Ayaan Ali Bangash took to Instagram and shared a throwback photo featuring Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja, Shekhar Kapur and sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan, among others celebrities, posing with UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak.

Shekhar Kapur's What's Love Got To Do With It? gets release date

October 05, 2022 8:23 pm

What's Love Got To Do With It? marks Shekhar Kapur's return to feature length directorial after his 2007 Cate Blanchett-starrer drama Elizabeth: The Golden Age.

Shekhar Kapur remembers Haqeeqat ahead of India’s 75th Independence Day: ‘Most patriotic war film to be made’

August 10, 2022 8:24 pm

The 1964 war-drama Haqeeqat was written, directed and produced by filmmaker Chetan Anand.

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi reveals she quit acting due to ex-husband Shekhar Kapur: 'It's a very patriarchal mindset'

June 16, 2022 8:29 am

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi became known as the girl-next-door after she appeared in Kundan Shah's Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa opposite Shah Rukh Khan, but soon after, she quit acting.

Right time for India to become prime cultural influencer: Shekhar Kapur

May 03, 2022 8:50 pm

Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur said India and China are two nations that can cultivate their soft power to become "major influencers in the world."

Shekhar Kapur: If I had the rights to Mr India, I would have done a sequel by now

March 23, 2022 4:16 pm

Starring Anil Kapoor, Sridevi and Amrish Puri, Mr India was a sci-fi action movie produced by Boney Kapoor and Surinder Kapoor. The film was released in 1987 and became a cult classic over the years.

Shiva Trilogy to be adapted into web series; Preity Zinta to make directorial debut with The Kitty Party

March 09, 2022 1:44 pm

Shekhar Kapur said he is excited to direct the series adaptation of Shiva Trilogy, which he said was "India's great publishing sensation crossing every age and class".

Bandit Queen turns 28: Manoj Bajpayee, Gajraj Rao, Saurabh Shukla recall how they became part of Shekhar Kapur's iconic film

January 27, 2022 3:07 pm

Bandit Queen, which completes 28 years of release, gave Bollywood a line-up of brilliant actors who went on to carve a niche for themselves, including Manoj Bajpayee, Saurabh Shukla and Gajraj Rao.

Shekhar Kapur on why projects like Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer Paani fall apart: 'The ambitions are different'

January 13, 2022 1:34 pm

Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur spoke about why certain films like Paani never saw the light of day. Paani had the late Sushant Singh Rajput attached to star.

Not Amrish Puri, Anupam Kher was Mr India's Mogambo but was 'dropped' after 2-3 months

December 07, 2021 11:28 am

We revisit an interesting trivia about director Shekhar Kapur's beloved movie, Mr. India. The film's iconic villain was supposed to be played by Anupam Kher.


10 must watch films that were submitted to Oscars by India

September 25, 2017 1:53 pm

Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' is India's latest entry to Oscars in the Best Foreign Language Film category. The trend was started in independent India in 1957 with Mehboob Khan directorial 'Mother India'. Over the years, there have been only three films that have actually made to the final Oscar nominations list. Scroll through for a list of top movies that were submitted to Oscars by India.