Filmmakers today lack passion, vision: Karan Johar

karan johar8456456Director-producer Karan Johar, who has made many hit films, feels that filmmakers today lack the passion and the vision that great yesteryears’ directors had. “We solely lack the passion. I don’t think we have the passion, the vision and the madness yesteryear filmmakers had. I think we (the current lot of filmmakers) are too pragmatic,

Amitabh want to work with Priyadarshan

Mumbai: While many filmmakers want to cast Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan in their movies, Big B is wondering when Priyadarshan will work with him.
After watching ‘Kanjeevaram’, a Tamil film by Priyadarshan. Big B wrote on his blog bigb.bigadda.com: “Good film, powerful subject, exquisitely shot and directed.
Well done Priyan! Wonder when you will work with

British filmmakers to scout for actors in India

After “Slumdog Millionaire” the makers of another British film are headed to India to look for new South Asian faces for their venture and possibly “find the next star”.
Yugesh Walia, the producer of the yet-to-be-titled film, told IANS the reason for exploring casting possibilities in India is “because of the lack of enough choice in

Filmmakers should come out of comfort zones: Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan, who will be seen sporting a new look in his forthcoming release “Kites”, has never hesitated from experimenting in his 10 years in the industry. He says leaving the safety zone and trying something different is the need of the hour.
” ‘Kites’ is a very honest film. That was the brief that my