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R Balki


R. Balki wanted to adapt a manuscript with Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya but couldn't

January 18, 2017 10:46 pm

Filmmaker R. Balki had plans of signing Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the screen adaptation of book "Half Pants, Full Pants", but it didn't materialise.

Sonam Kapoor spotted at R. Balki's office for the Akshay Kumar starrer Pad Man

January 11, 2017 2:39 pm

Sonam Kapoor who earlier shared the news on Twitter was seen at Balki's office yesterday sealing the deal for Pad Man.

Not fairytale or fashion mags, Sonam Kapoor was inspired by Bhagavad Gita

December 12, 2016 7:13 pm

Sonam Kapoor likes being brutally honest as she feels that is the nicest thing to do.

Films should never be remade: R. Balki

April 23, 2016 5:07 pm

R. Balki says that he doesn't believe in remaking films.

Would love to work with Shah Rukh, Salman: R Balki

April 20, 2016 9:32 am

Writer-director R. Balki, who has worked with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in all his four films, says he would love to work with Shah Rukh and Salman Khan provided he gets the correct idea for them.

'Moondram Pirai', Tamil version of the film Sadma, tremendously influences me: R. Balki

April 18, 2016 9:31 am

Director R. Balki says that "Moondram Pirai", the original Tamil version of the film "Sadma", is the "most brilliant film" made in the country.

R. Balki would direct on TV 'if the idea is big'

April 15, 2016 5:15 pm

Filmmaker R. Balki says he would "love" to direct for television, but only if the "idea is big".

Time to criticise the critics: R. Balki

April 08, 2016 11:06 am

While "Ki and Ka" starring Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor earned mixed response from critics, the audiences have enjoyed the film and that makes director R. Balki very happy.

Amitabh Bachchan has given Bollywood an identity: R. Balki

March 29, 2016 2:12 pm

R. Balki said, "Amitabh Bachchan is the lucky charm for Bollywood, not for me. He is the lucky charm for the whole industry."

R. Balki doesn't 'borrow' for reel from real

March 28, 2016 8:15 pm

R. Balki says his new movie "Ki & Ka" is an "imaginary story" as he does not believe in borrowing from real life to show on reel.


When "Ka" Arjun Kapoor photobombed "Ki" Kareena's photo

March 28, 2016 5:30 pm

Arjun Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan were in Delhi for the promotions of their upcoming film Ki and Ka when Arjun Kapoor photobombed her pictures.

Amitabh Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Athiya Shetty watch Arjun Kapoor's Ki and Ka

March 27, 2016 2:46 pm

Amitabh Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Aditi Rao Hydari, Athiya Shettty and other Bollywood celebrities attended the special screening of R Balki's upcoming film Ki and Ka starring Arjun and Kareena Kapoor held in Mumbai on March 26.


Kareena first broke news of doing `Ki and Ka` to Saif

February 17, 2016 5:41 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan was very excited when director R.Balki approached her for his upcoming film ‘Ki and Ka.’And the first person to know about this was of course, her nawab, Saif Ali Khan.During the trailer launch, Kareena said that Saif was extremely proud after seeing the first promo of the film. Actor Arjun Kapoor, who was really happy to receive praise from Saif, said it is an honour for him to get appreciated by someone who has mastered the art of portraying playful characters.‘Ki and Ka’ is an upcoming Indian romantic comedy-drama film written, directed and produced by R. Balki.The film, which redefines stereotypical roles of genders, will see Kareena in the character of an ambitious marketing manager while Arjun Kapoor essays the role of a homemaker.The film is scheduled to release on April 1.

R.Balki’s `Ki and Ka` a comical twist to gender `stereotypical` roles

February 17, 2016 5:41 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Director R.Balki is yet again all set to leave audience spellbound with his upcoming romantic drama film, `Ki and Ka.`The director is attacking stereotypical representation of genders in the society through the film by switching and redefining the roles of the male and female protagonists.Balki is extremely proud of his leads Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor, because both actors do not forgot their identities while swapping ‘stereotypical’ gender roles.Arjun plays woman of the house and Kareena plays the role of a man in the film, and by doing so, they give a subtle message to society that interchanging gender responsibility is nothing to be ashamed of but a way to make this world a better place to live in.`Ki and Ka`, starring Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor, will release on April 1.

Every man should watch `Ki and Ka`, says Arjun Kapoor

February 17, 2016 5:40 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor agrees that before his upcoming rom-com ‘Ki and Ka’, he never understood how selfless housewives are, and that’s the reason why he wants every man to watch this flick. Arjun believes that ‘Ki and Ka’ is a conversation starter, but not an opinion. It is a way to make society realise that anything and everything cannot be measured on the basis of gender. The actor also said that no gender has the right to overpower the other. ‘Ki and Ka’ is an upcoming Indian romantic comedy-drama film written, directed and produced by R. Balki.