It’s World Toilet Day on Saturday, and Indian NGOs could not have found a better brand ambassador than actor Ranbir Kapoor, however accidentally he may have assumed the role.
In a TV chat show, the 29-year-old actor confessed that he was recently caught peeing in the middle of a highway connecting Karjat and Mumbai.
“I just could not resist it anymore. But an officer caught me and yelled at me,” said Ranbir, who then apologised and paid a fine. He told us, “It’s the call of nature; when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go, and there was no public loo around that time so I had no choice.” Continue reading →
Mumbai, July 12, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Eros International and Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision will present Ranbir Kapoor in “Rockstar” – a Hindi film with music directed by Academy Award-winning composer-director Allah Rakha Rahman.
The release date of Rockstar is Sept 9, 2011. The romance-drama film is directed by Imtiaz Ali. Nargis Fakhri appears opposite Ranbir Kapoor, with Sanjana Sanghi, Shammi Kapoor, Jaideep Ahlawat, Aditi Rao, Moufid Aziz, Shikha Jain and more in the supporting cast. Continue reading →
Darjeeling is back — for tourists, for Tollywood… but not for Bollywood.
Ranbir Kapoor’s date with Darjeeling — where dad Rishi Kapoor had played out his schoolboy crush on Simi Garewal in Mera Naam Joker four decades ago — is set to be cut short with the shooting schedule for Anurag Basu’s Barfee upset by “unmanageable crowds”.
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha president Bimal Gurung stepped in today and promised security in the form of the Gorkhaland Personnel (GLP) for the shoot, but Team Barfee looked poised to fly out as soon as possible to the sanitised safety of the Mumbai studios. Continue reading →
After her disclosure about dating Ranbir Kapoor, model Angela Jonsson is in the news again. Albeit, this time for a favorable reason.
Angela was found auditioning for Dhoom 3 at the Yash Raj Studios, Mumbai. Aamir Khan plays the antihero in the movie and the production house has been hunting for an actress to star opposite him. The buzz suggests that Aditya Chopra wants to cast a fresh face. In that case, Angela has a chance of being selected owing to her hot body and the oomph factor that the stylish Dhoom series would definitely require. Continue reading →
Ranbir Kapoor has lent his support to a children’s film called Chillar Party. The actor will be seen grooving in the film’s promotional song. Says the director of the film, Nitesh Tiwari, “Ranbir saw the film and liked it so much that he was eager to promote it. He firmly believes that movies like these, which are a good watch but lack stars, need support.”
Shot in Mumbai’s Film City, the song has Ranbir in a tapori avatar performing to a dhinchak number. Confirms Tiwari, “It is a ‘street song’ wherein Ranbir will be seen as a tapori, shaking a leg with the kids from the film. The lyrics of the song are very Mumbaiyya and has a lingo that is spoken by the bhais of Mumbai – Panga na karna, Aarele chhokre etc.” Continue reading →