"Scam 1992" director Hansal Mehta shared his experience of failing to get "Brahmastra" tickets for night show. Taking to Twitter, Mehta said, "I really enjoyed #Brahmastra. What I enjoyed, even more, is going to a cinema hall for a nearly 60-70% full morning show after failing to get tickets for last night’s shows." He also said, the second part of the movie will be a huge hit, said Mehta
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Veteran actor Mithilesh Chaturvedi has passed away on August 3. Filmmaker Hansal Mehta took to Instagram to announce the news. He posted a photo of Chaturvedi, and wrote "RIP Mithileshji". Reportedly, the actor succumbed to cardiac ailments. His son-in-law Ashish, penned an emotional note, and posted on Facebook. Chaturvedi is known for his roles in 'Koi Mil Gaya', 'Gadar Ek Prem Katha', among many others.
Hansal Mehta will soon direct the series "Gandhi", based on Gandhi before India’ and ‘Gandhi-The Years that Changed the World, the writings of notable historian and author, Ramachandra Guha. The official announcement regarding Hansal being on board for the series was made by Applause Entertainment, which is the producer of "Gandhi." This is the second venture of Applause Entertainment and Hansal Mehta, after the successful… read-more
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Filmmaker Hansal Mehta and social worker Safeena Husain tied knot on May 25. The couple dating for over 17 years, finally married at Taj Campton Place, in San Francisco, California in presence of close friends and families. Notably, the impromptu wedding ceremony was simple. Mehta took to his Instagram and shared pictures of the wedding with the caption, "So after 17-years two children...we decided to get hitched".
In an Instagram post, Film Director Hansal Mehta announced that shoot of Scam 2003, started on April 28. The Instagram post reads, "And we rolled today. Rock it my friend Tushar Hiranandani, who is directing the Based on the case of Abdul Karim Telgi, Scam 2003, is an adaptation of a book "Reporter Ki Diary" by journalist Sanjay Singh. Earlier, Hansal Mehta released Scam 1992, which received appreciation.… read-more
Tabu and Jimmy Shergill used Instagram to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Gulzar's "Maachis," on October 25. The plot of the film centred around the 1980s Sikh uprising in Punjab. The film starred Jimmy Shergill, Tabu, Chandrachur Singh, Om Puri, and Kulbhushan Kharbanda, and received the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. Hansal Mehta, who also worked on production, celebrated the film's silver… read-more
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta has demanded to decriminalise marijuana use in India in a tweet on October 14. He backed his claim saying marijuana consumption is already legal in many other nations. “In our country, its consumption is used more for harassment than for narcotics control,'' Mehta Tweeted. Furthermore, he said, ''A movement like the one to abolish sec 377 is necessary to end this continuing travesty.''
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Driven by the massive success garnered by Pratik Gandhi-starred 'Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story', the makers have announced a second instalment for the franchise. Touted as an adaptation of the book 'Reporter ki Diary' penned by journalist Sanjay Singh, the second season will feature Abdul Karim Telgi's stamp paper scam of 2003. Set to release on SonyLIV, the show will have National Award recipient Hansal Mehta as the director.
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Sony LIV has announced the premiere of web-series 'Scam 1992- The Harshad Mehta Story' from October 9. Directed by Hansal Mehta, the series was adapted from the book 'The Scam' by Sucheta Dalal. The web-series is set in the 1980s and '90s of Bombay and tells the story of Harshad Mehta and his rise and fall as a stockbroker. The financial thriller series stars Pratik Gandhi, Sharib Hashmi and Shreya Dhanwantary.
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