After the announcement of The Accidental Prime Minister - a movie based on journalist Sanjaya Baru's book where actor Anupam Kher will play Manmohan Singh - Mr Nihalani has said the makers will need an NOC from the former Prime Minister, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and other real life characters depicted in the film
The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal has directed the Censor Board to grant Lipstick Under My Burkha an 'A certificate' after 'voluntary and some additional cuts and deletions'
Noor director Sunhil Sippy confirmed that these edits had been ordered but said that the cuts were minor and made no difference to the narrative
Censor Board refused to give a certification to Raveena Tandon's Maatr reportedly due to some gruesome scenes
The makers of Julie 2 thought it was a good idea to invite the former controversial CBFC Chief Pahlaj Nihalani, now the presenter of the adult film Julie 2 for a press conference but it turned out to be a horrible idea. Nihalani, who proudly called himself a sanskari and gave a tough time to filmmakers during his tenure was slammed by the media for presenting an adult film soon after being sacked from his post.
On Friday, poet and lyricist Prasoon Joshi was appointed as the Chairman of CBFC. He replaced the controversial CBFC Chairman Pahlaj Nihalani who was relieved from his duties before his term ended. Joshi said
Aamir Khan reacted to CBFC's stand on recommending 48 cuts in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's upcoming film Babumoshai Bandookbaaz. Aamir said CBFC's job is only to grade the film and not censor it.
Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is facing problems not just from the CBFC but also from political parties. Anupam Kher reacted to the much-hyped issue exclusively on NDTV.com.