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Here’s why Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra have been advised to keep safe distance

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Here’s why Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra have been advised to keep safe distance
Dibakar Banerjee’s Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar features Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra and both play sworn enemies of each other, representing two completely different faces of India. As a result, Dibakar asked them to not meet even socially. Arjun and Parineeti haven’t even been calling each other. There is no form of communication between them at all. And both actors have been following his vision for the film and characters

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Check out Parineeti’s new avatar in Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar

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Dibakar Banerjee is known for creating looks for his characters that stand out incredibly and become the talking point. The maverick director is presenting Parineeti Chopra in an all-new, never-seen-before avatar. Parineeti, who is riding high with the blockbuster of the year – Golmaal Again, is seen as a fierce, ambitious girl from the corporate world. Parineeti is known for her versatility, having boldly experimented with content right from her first film and it looks like she is pushing the envelope again with Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar.

Parineeti says, “I’m playing a fiercely ambitious girl from the corporate world. She is based in Delhi and she is extremely clear of what she wants from life. She is the perfect example of how you would describe a girl who has a single-point-focus about her career. She is the heroine of a Dibakar Banerjee film. She will have her quirk, she will
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Wow! Parineeti Chopra stuns in a never-seen-before corporate avatar in Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar

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Wow! Parineeti Chopra stuns in a never-seen-before corporate avatar in Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar
Dibakar Banerjee is known for creating looks for his characters that stand out incredibly and become the talking point. The maverick director is presenting Parineeti Chopra in an all-new, never-seen-before avatar. Parineeti, who is riding high with the blockbuster of the year – Golmaal Again, is seen as a fierce, ambitious girl from the corporateRead More

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra start shooting Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar in New Delhi!

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra, who had earlier starred in Yrf‘s Ishaqzaade, have begun shooting for Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar in the capital on November 7. The sources say that the film will reveal a new side to Delhi than what we have seen in our films so far. Director Dibakar Banerjee has been prepping intensely with both actors who will be shooting in Mahipalpur and Gurgaon. Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar is set to release on Aug 3, 2018.

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“It took us 48 hours to finalise the look of the Haryanvi cop,” Arjun Kapoor

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Known for perfectionism, Dibakar Banerjee worked relentlessly for 2 days to crack Arjun Kapoor’s Cop Look in Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar.

Arjun plays a Haryanvi cop in Yrf’s forthcoming entertainer Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar and his look had the internet buzzing when it was launched on Tuesday. Cracking this look – authentic yet distinctive – took a fair bit of time and effort on the part of both director Dibakar Banerjee and Arjun Kapoor.

Arjun Kapoor disclosed, “I was literally put on house arrest by Dibakar before the look test. I had to grow my full beard so that we could try out various looks before Dibakar froze on what he exactly wants. It took us 48 hours to finalise the look of the Haryanvi cop,” Arjun says. He adds, laughing, “Now, that Dibakar has locked the look, I can finally step out of my house and have a social life before
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Here’s why Arjun Kapoor was put on house arrest for Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar!

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Here’s why Arjun Kapoor was put on house arrest for Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar!
We all know the extensive efforts put in by Dibakar Banerjee when he had to recreate the era of Second World War in the Sushant Singh Rajput starrer period suspense thriller Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! Retaining the enthusiasm and dedication, Dibakar Banerjee dived into his next, a rom-com titled Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar. Now that YRFRead More

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First Glimpse: Arjun Kapoor Plays Haryanvi cop in Yrf’s Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar!

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Known for pushing the envelope with his content cinema, Dibakar Banerjee is presenting Arjun Kapoor in an all new avatar. In the first glimpse of his character from Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, we see that in the film, Arjun plays a 30-year-old police constable from Haryana.

Arjun has spent extensive amounts of time prepping for this role under the supervision of his Director Dibakar Banerjee. He interacted with police recruits across all ranks in both the Delhi Police and Haryana police and also visited a training academy to witness all that goes into the making of a heartland cop.

“Playing a cop is traditionally considered cool in Hindi films. But in a Dibakar Banerjee film, a cop is presented as realistic and yet, unique as a person. Its that dichotomy of blending yet and still standing out that makes this role all the more exciting. Dibakar is very specific about the look of his characters.
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Revealed: Radhika Apte has written the script for this Anurag Kashyap film and she will also act in it

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Revealed: Radhika Apte has written the script for this Anurag Kashyap film and she will also act in it
Four prominent and talented filmmakers came together for this one of a kind cinema, the anthology Bombay Talkies back in 2013. Experimenting with the genre once again, the same four directors namely Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar and Karan Johar will be coming together for a similar film which has been tentatively titled LoveRead More

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Dibakar Banerjee film will be challenging, excited to work with Parineeti: Arjun Kapoor

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Filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee’s upcoming directorial venture ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’ will mark the reunion of the ‘Ishaqzaade’ stars Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra.

The two actors, who shared excellent on-screen chemistry in ‘Ishaqzaade’, were last seen together in a television commercial.Read More

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Official: Arjun and Parineeti Chopra are set to romance again

It official that Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra are reuniting after 5 long years! Director Dibakar Banerjee has finalized Arjun and Parineeti for his next romantic-action thriller. The film is also said to be titled 'Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar.' 

The duo worked together for Ishaqzaade which was a critically acclaimed film. I have worked well on the storyline, said the director in his recent interview and added the film is going to be one of its kind. Reportedly, Parineeti Chopra has said that she is excited to work with Arjun after five years and the storyline impressed her the most....
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Arjun and Parineeti To Star in Dibakar Banerjee’s Thriller Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra impressed everyone with their debut film Ishaqzaade. Their raw, intense performances were applauded by all and fans could not wait to see them together in a film again.

We have some news! The duo will return onscreen for a second time with Dibakar Banerjee’s next film. Always a filmmaker who delivers unique and engaging films, Banerjee will direct Arjun and Parineeti in a dramatic thriller Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar.

The film is a story of a man and a woman who represent two completely different Indias. This story could happen to any of us in contemporary India. But it happens to Sandeep and Pinky. Two more unlikely protagonists in one film are unimaginable. They are united in one thing only. Their mistrust, suspicion, and hate for each other.

Director Dibakar Banerjee said, “This feels like my first film, again. I’ve had to unlearn
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Wow! Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Anurag Kashyap and Zoya Akhtar come together for This project! Read the details here!

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Wow! Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Anurag Kashyap and Zoya Akhtar come together for This project! Read the details here!
Readers may recall that, in the year 2013, Bollywood saw the release of Bombay Talkies, which was an anthology that celebrated the 100 years of Indian Cinema and consisted of four short films made by the ace film makers like Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar and Anurag Kashyap. This time round, producer Ashi DuaRead More

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Wow! Ishaqzaade couple Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra to reunite after 5 years for Dibakar Banerjee’s next

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Wow! Ishaqzaade couple Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra to reunite after 5 years for Dibakar Banerjee’s next
It was five years ago when Arjun Kapoor made his big debut with Ishaqzaade which got him appreciation from both the critics and the audience. At the time, Parineeti Chopra was just a one movie old in the industry and this film was her big break as the lead actress. Parineeti Chopra had even wonRead More

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Check out: It’s a wrap for Zoya Akhtar’s Love and Lust

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Check out: It’s a wrap for Zoya Akhtar’s Love and Lust
In the year 2013, four filmmakers Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee came together to collaborate on Bombay Talkies which was a four-part anthology made to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema. Now, years later, Zoya Akhtar was roped in for a sequel of the project which revolves around Love and Lust.Read More

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I was never offered Befikre. But had I been offered, I wouldn’t have done it: Sushant Singh Rajput

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It looks like the tiff between Sushant Singh Rajput and Aditya Chopra is getting uglier day-by-day. Recently, in a sudden outburst, the actor, who has been garnering immense appreciation for his honest performance of Indian Cricket team skipper Ms Dhoni in his biopic Ms Dhoni: The Untold Story, cleared the air that he was never offered Aditya Chopra's Befikre and wouldn’t have done it either had it been offered to him in the first place. Rumours were rife that Sushant was supposed to work in Befikre but later the makers dropped him from the film and gave away the role to Ranveer Singh without informing the actor about the same. To which an upset Sushant replied in a way that popped out everyone's eye. "Let me clear it once and for all. I was never offered Befikre. But had I been offered, I wouldn’t have done it.
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The Jio Mami with Star unveils its programming line-up for 2016

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The Jio Mami Mumbai Film Festival with Star is less than a month away from offering the city a movie extravaganza unlike any other. In its 18th edition, the festival announced its stellar line-up for the year at its annual press conference held on Thursday, 29th September in Mumbai. The festival is set to kick off on 20th October. The press conference began with the announcement of the festival’s new brand identity.

Jio Mami with Star, Festival Co-Chairperson, Kiran Rao said, “It’s been a very exciting year for the Academy. Firstly, we are now a year around presence. We launched the Mami Film Club in May with a conversation between Sir Ian McKellen and Aamir. We’ve followed that up with India premieres of films such as Brahman Naman and India in a Day. The Academy is committed to bringing you great film content and conversations not just
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Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon signed up for Mona Darling

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Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon signed up for Mona Darling
<img class="size-full wp-image-657869 aligncenter" src="http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Mona-Darling.jpg" alt="Mona Darling" width="620" height="420" /> After having made a name for themselves in Bollywood, both, Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon will now be seen together in <i>Mona Darling</i>, which happens to be Bollywood's first-of-its-kind horror-thriller. The element of commonality between Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon is that, their debut films (<i>Love, Sex Aur Dhoka</i> and <i>Byomkesh Bakshy</i> respectively) were directed by Dibakar Banerjee. <i>Mona Darling</i>, which has been directed by Shashi Sudigala, will see Anshuman Jha playing the role of a 21-year-old, anti-social computer geek. Speaking about the film, Anshuman Jha said, "Shashi pitched this character to me as a 20-year-old I.T. student who is a cross between Sheldon Cooper & Sherlock Holmes in a whodunit script. As an actor, it's a challenge I was looking forward because it's a detailed character and a fleshed-out screenplay. The script is the hero here. The character is not called Vicky but Wiki as in short for Wikipedia.
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Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon signed up for Mona Darling

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Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon signed up for Mona Darling
<img class="size-full wp-image-657869 aligncenter" src="http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Mona-Darling.jpg" alt="Mona Darling" width="620" height="420" /> After having made a name for themselves in Bollywood, both, Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon will now be seen together in <i>Mona Darling</i>, which happens to be Bollywood's first-of-its-kind horror-thriller. The element of commonality between Anshuman Jha and Divya Menon is that, their debut films (<i>Love, Sex Aur Dhoka</i> and <i>Byomkesh Bakshy</i> respectively) were directed by Dibakar Banerjee. <i>Mona Darling</i>, which has been directed by Shashi Sudigala, will see Anshuman Jha playing the role of a 21-year-old, anti-social computer geek. Speaking about the film, Anshuman Jha said, "Shashi pitched this character to me as a 20-year-old I.T. student who is a cross between Sheldon Cooper & Sherlock Holmes in a whodunit script. As an actor, it's a challenge I was looking forward because it's a detailed character and a fleshed-out screenplay. The script is the hero here. The character is not called Vicky but Wiki as in short for Wikipedia.
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Bollywood tries to strangle independent voices says Dibakar Banerjee

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Bollywood tries to strangle independent voices says Dibakar Banerjee
Filmmakers have had a tough time in the industry who have opted for independent cinema over mainstream Hindi films. Talking about the same, filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee has spoken about the problems prevailing in the film industry.

In a recent interview, Dibakar Banerjee spoke about the independent films that don't get their dues as mainstream cinema suppresses it. According to him, Bollywood has always tried to strangle something which is threatening to them. He added that audience should get a chance to see the talents of such filmmakers and independent films should be given a fair chance. Speaking about the issue, he said that he has managed to survive in the industry as he never became the part of the formula in Bollywood. Calling himself an aberration, he further added that the industry should recognize and reward such filmmakers who make the country proud all over the world.

The outburst came
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