Nawazuddin Siddiqui had caught the attention of filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee after Black Friday and he was keen on casting him in Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye but couldn't locate the actor.
Filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee, who recently signed a three-film deal with Yash Raj Films, says that the first movie from the bouquet is already on the roll.
Two Indian films - Monsoon Shootout and Bombay Talkies - have been selected for screening at the forthcoming 66th Cannes International Film Festival, where India is the guest country.
Director Zoya Akhtar, who has again teamed up with Katrina Kaif for Bombay Talkies, feels the popular actress has come a long way.
A bouquet of four short stories, Bombay Talkies has contributions by four directors -- Anurag Kashyap, Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee. An ode to 100 years of cinema, the film is up for a May 3 release.
Anurag Kashyap's short film in Bombay Talkies will have a special song, a kind of tribute to Amitabh Bachchan, who has been regaling Indian audiences for four decades.
Looks like Rani Mukerji has a new fan. And it's none other than the Mere Dad Ki Maruti actor Saqib Saleem.
Producer Ashi Dua, who is looking forward to the release of Bombay Talkies, which boasts of a star cast like like Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Rani Mukerji, says she will not use the star power to promote the film.
After deliberating for almost a year, Aamir Khan has given his nod to a movie made up of four short films, which celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema.
Dibakar Banerjee goes off the beaten track by opting for Rabindranath Tagore and Chopin music for his segment in Bombay Talkies.
On Tuesday afternoon, Anurag Kashyap headed for the operation theatre to have surgeons working on his back.
Karan Johar, who is known to have lavish sets and larger than life and expensive films, says he was under pressure when he was asked to make the film Bombay Talkies on a tight budget.