Fukrey is back!

Fukrey is back!

The first installment of the Fukrey franchise became a huge hit and the fans have been eagerly waiting for the second installment. Now the makers are back with the second installment starring Richa Chadha, Pulkit Samrat, Ali Fazal and Manjot Singh in pivotal roles, since the inception of the shoot last year, the sequel is touted to be the most anticipated funniest and quirkiest movies of the year. The memorable characters of Hunny, Choocha, Zafar, Lali and Bholi…

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Excel Entertainment’s Gold commences shoot in London

Excel Entertainment’s Gold commences shoot in London

Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar’s collaboration titled Gold starring Akshay Kumar kick started the shoot in London. Gold is based on hockey and is helmed by Reema Kagti, who had been extensively working on the script for sometime. The first schedule with the cast has kicked off in London and is continuing in full force. The film’s cast also includes Kunal Kapoor, Mouni Roy, Amit Sadh, Sunny Kaushal and Vineet Singh. Reema, who was engrossed in…

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Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar of Excel Entertainment to foray into television

Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar of Excel Entertainment to foray into television

Excel Entertainment to foray into television. Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar who have completed a decade of path breaking cinema, having started with the coming-of-age delight ‘Dil Chahata Hai’, will now foray into television. This producer-duo who recently tasted super-success with ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’, have apparently been working with a team of writers for nearly six months creating something different for the idiot box. Like the cinema they make, they feel there is huge…

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Reliance Home Video & Games has released DON 2 on Home Video

Reliance Home Video & Games has released DON 2 on Home Video

Reliance Home Video & Games has released DON 2 on Home Video. Viewers can now enjoy the film on Blu-ray, DVD and VCD. Presented by Excel Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment DON 2 is an action crime film directed by Farhan Akhtar and co-written by him along with Ameet Mehta and Amrish Shah. It is a sequel to the 2006 film, Don: The Chase Begins Again and stars Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in lead roles…

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Excel Entertainment is involving itself in a very big initiative to propel and promote new writers

Excel Entertainment is involving itself in a very big initiative to propel and promote new writers

In a pioneering effort, Excel Entertainment is involving itself in a very big initiative to propel and promote new writers. Excel Entertainment has set up a system whereby people can write in with their scripts and can be evaluated by senior writers of the industry. In three levels of scrutiny and exposure, scripts will get selected and developed. Level One: a group of writers will read the first draft and then can give feedback or…

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Ritesh Sidhwani has been invited to speak at the Harvard India Conference 2012

Ritesh Sidhwani has been invited to speak at the Harvard India Conference 2012

Ritesh Sidhwani has been invited to speak at the Harvard India Conference 2012, to be held at their campus in Boston, Massachusetts on March 24-25, 2012. The event is jointly organized by the Harvard Business School and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and is one of the largest conferences of its kind in the US. The theme of Harvard India Conference 2012 is “India – The Next Frontier”. Excel Entertainment has been known for…

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