Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022


'83' Director Kabir Khan Says Pandemic Hit The Film Hard: We Couldn't Do Anything

Jan 09, 2022 PTI

While he is happy that the cricket drama has received unprecedented love, the feeling is also punctured with the reality that the project's box office prospects took a hit due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Kartik Aaryan As Virat Kohli? Here's What The Actor Has To Say About It

Jan 07, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Kartik Aaryan during a social media QnA session expressed his desire to play the former captain of the Indian cricket team in limited-overs format in a biopic based on Virat Kohli's life.

Ranveer Singh Starrer '83' To Release On OTT Soon Due Covid-19 Impact On Theatres?

The makers of Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh starrer '83' are considering the release of the film on OTT sooner than expected. The decision seems to stem from the Covid-19 restrictions levied by different states on the running of theatres.

A Year Of Indian Cinema From Big Screen To Phone Screen, A Metamorphosis

Dec 31, 2021 Lachmi Deb Roy

Outlook takes a look at trends in the field of entertainment in the year 2021 through the eyes of the craftsmen.

Robbie Williams' biopic 'Better Man' to begin shoot in early 2022

The film 'Better Man' is directed by Michael Gracey and will look into the experiences that shaped the British pop star, both on and off stage. Here are some more details regarding the filming.

03 December, 2021

Kal Penn To Produce And Star In Basketball Fanatic Nav Bhatia Biopic Titled 'Superfan'

Outlook Web Bureau

Actor-comedian Kal Penn will be part of Stampede Ventures’ biopic on Canadian businessman and an avid follower of Toronto Raptors basketball team, Nav Bhatia.

02 December, 2021

Aanand L Rai On Vishwanathan Anand's Biopic: It's An Ambitious Film, Will Take Time

Outlook Web Bureau

Filmmaker Aanand L Rai reveals that he has already started scripting for the biopic on chess Grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand's.

03 November, 2021

Teasers of Ranveer Singh’s ‘83’ Attached To ‘Sooryavanshi’s Prints

Outlook Web Bureau

While conventionally, producers opt for a digital launch for teasers and trailers, makers of ‘83’ have gone the other way round since they believe that the visuals of this sport drama is meant to be consumed on the big screen.

30 October, 2021

Mila Kunis Says Husband Ashton Kutcher’s Method Acting In ‘Jobs’ Was ‘Dumb’

Outlook Web Bureau

Taking on Steve's rigorous fruit diet was part of getting into character, Kutcher also had severe back discomfort after ingesting a large quantity of carrot juice.

29 October, 2021

Diego Maradona's Biopic Series Premieres At Argentinos Juniors Stadium

Associated Press (AP)

The biographical series titled "Maradona: Blessed Dream" will be available to stream on Amazon Prime from Friday in more than 240 countries.

01 October, 2021

Shoojit Sircar Doesn’t ‘Feel Guilty’ Of Opting For An OTT Release For 'Sardar Udham': ‘It's Not A Mistake’

Outlook Web Bureau

During the trailer launch of the film, Sircar was asked if he feels he could have waited longer for cinema halls to reopen so that the movie could have had a big screen release.


30 September, 2021

Five Years Of 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story'; Five Facts You Probably Didn't Know About The Film

Outlook Web Bureau

As the movie clocks five years today, from Anupam Kher's clean shaven look in years to Sushant Singh Rajput's flawless execution of the famous 'Helicopter' shot, here are some unknown and interesting facts about the sports drama.

14 September, 2021

Deepika Padukone To Play PV Sindhu In Biopic? Rumours Are Rife

Outlook Web Bureau

Lending credence to the rumours, Sindhu and Padukone were seen dining out. Here's what they shared after having a 'smashing time' together.

09 September, 2021

'Thalaivii' Movie Review: Synthetic Kangana And Shoddy Writing Can’t Salvage This Biopic!

Arnab Banerjee

Many details that are in public domain are given importance in 'Thalaivii', but many lesser known or unheard of details remain omitted with not even a passing mention in a film that calls itself a biopic.

09 September, 2021

Will Ranbir Kapoor Play Dada in Sourav Ganguly Biopic By Luv Ranjan?

Outlook Web Bureau

Sourav Ganguly has full support for the producers, says cricket has been his life

09 September, 2021

Sourav Ganguly Biopic: Ball Set Rolling On Life And Times Of Cricket's Prince Of Kolkata


Before Sourav Ganguly, biopics were made on Indian sportspersons like MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar, MC Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal

05 August, 2021

Vidya Balan: Not Every Biopic Is Well Made

Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Vidya Balan feels biopics need to be told in a “unique manner” otherwise they end up being boring, since the structure of biopics, according to her, is pretty much the same.


15 December, 2020

Abhishek Chaubey To Direct Major Dhyan Chand Biopic, Top Star To Play Hockey Wizard


Dhyan Chand is regarded as the greatest player in the history of hockey, who earned three Olympic gold medals in 1928 (Amsterdam), 1932 (Los Angeles) and 1936 (Berlin) for India

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz