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Zoya Akhtar


Streaming Guide: Zoya Akhtar films

June 13, 2020 3:37 pm

This edition of Streaming Guide features Bollywood filmmaker Zoya Akhtar who has movies like Luck By Chance, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Gully Boy and Lust Stories among more to her credit.

Ghost Stories review: Ghosts from the Present

January 03, 2020 3:54 pm

Ghost Stories movie review: Overall, there’s not enough sustained unease or a sense of dread or foreboding. Nor is there too much originality: I got flashes of John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place, and Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca.

Karan Johar floated the idea of Ghost Stories: Zoya Akhtar

January 01, 2020 3:20 pm

Zoya Akhtar's segment in Ghost Stories features Janhvi Kapoor, Vijay Verma and Surekha Sikri.

Ghost Stories release: Highlights

January 01, 2020 8:34 pm

Here's what celebrities, critics and fans said about Netflix horror anthology Ghost Stories, starring Mrunal Thakur, Avinash Tiwary, Janhvi Kapoor, Surekha Sikri, Sobhita Dhulipala, Gulshan Devaiah, Sukant Goel, Kusha Kapila and Vijay Varma.

No complaints, only gratitude: Zoya Akhtar on Gully Boy Oscar campaign

December 26, 2019 2:37 pm

Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy failed to make the cut in the top 10 movies that will advance to the next round of voting at the 92nd Academy Awards.

Karan, Zoya, Dibakar and Anurag's Ghost Stories to debut on Netflix on January 1

November 28, 2019 1:05 pm

Ghost Stories will feature an ensemble cast of Mrunal Thakur, Avinash Tiwary, Janhvi Kapoor, Raghuvir Yadav, Sobhita Dhulipala, Vijay Varma and Pavail Gulati.

International Emmy Awards 2019: Zoya Akhtar looks classy in this Sabyasachi ensemble

November 27, 2019 4:00 pm

Zoya Akhtar, who is usually not spotted in public, attended the event donning a quintessential creation by the ace designer.

It feels I have just begun: Zoya Akhtar

September 25, 2019 6:09 pm

Zoya Akhtar directorial Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles, is India's official entry to 92nd Academy Awards.

Want to represent what India stands for: Zoya Akhtar on Gully Boy's Oscars campaign

September 24, 2019 7:06 pm

Director Zoya Akhtar said the aim is to hold as many screenings of Gully Boy as possible to familiarise the Academy voters with it.

Janhvi Kapoor and Vijay Varma team up for Zoya Akhtar's short in Ghost Stories

August 17, 2019 11:47 am

Ghost Stories is a series of four short films directed by Anurag Kashyap, Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee. The four directors are joining hands after the success of 2018’s Lust Stories, which was also released on Netflix. 


9 years of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara: Zoya shares BTS photos from Hrithik, Farhan and Abhay's film

July 15, 2020 3:06 pm

Celebrating nine years of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Zoya Akhtar got nostalgic and shared a few never-seen-before photos from the sets.

Shah Rukh Khan, Janhvi Kapoor and others attend Zoya Akhtar's Christmas party

December 27, 2019 10:00 am

Zoya Akhtar hosted a Christmas get-together at her residence in Mumbai on Wednesday. In the guest list were her close friends from the Hindi film industry including Shah Rukh Khan and wife Gauri Khan, Shweta Bachchan, Karan Johar and others.

Zoya Akhtar, Rasika Dugal, Neha Dhupia and Jackie Shroff attend Critics' Choice Shorts And Series Awards

December 12, 2019 9:11 am

Critics' Choice Shorts and Series Awards, in its second edition, honoured artistes for their incredible contribution in short films and web series.

Shah Rukh Khan attends Karan Johar's house party

July 28, 2019 9:44 am

Karan Johar hosted a house party on Friday. Shah Rukh Khan, Zoya Akhtar and Ayan Mukerji among others were in attendance.

Karan Johar, Bhumi Pednekar and Zoya Akhtar release the trailer of Lust Stories

May 19, 2018 1:00 pm

The trailer of Netflix's anthology film Lust Stories was released on Friday. The directors of the film, Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar and Dibakar Banerjee came along with actors Bhumi Pednekar and Sanjay Kapoor and producers Ronnie Screwvala and Ashi Dua to introduce their film to the audience.

Celeb spotting: From Salman-Katrina at a book launch to Mira-Misha's outing

December 15, 2017 7:23 am

See Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Mira Rajput, Misha kapoor and Ranveer Singh's latest photos.

Udta Punjab row: Bollywood has one voice

June 10, 2016 2:56 pm

Udta Punjab's lead actors Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, alongwith filmmakers Mahesh Bhatt, Mukesh Bhatt, producers Anurag Kashyap, Ekta Kapoor, director Abhishek Chaubey and other film fraternities held a press conference on Wednesday (June 8) to fight against the film's censorship in Mumbai.

Ranveer Singh is a happy man as he exits Zoya Akhtar's house

March 11, 2016 4:11 pm

Ranveer Singh was a happy man as he exited from filmmaker Zoya Aktar's house. Was it related to some new movie project that brought smile on the face of the actor or he just had a good time.

Shriya Saran, Shefali Shah, Zoya Akhtar at an art exhibition

January 22, 2016 3:27 pm

Actresses Shriya Saran, Shefali Shah, filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, Sanjay Suri, Mandira Bedi were seen at the launch of an art exhibition "Art of the Gallery" which was unveiled and presented by ace photographer Jatin Kampani and Akshay Sehgal on January 21 in Mumbai.