Bollywood Hungama

Last updated

Bollywood Hungama
Type of site
Bollywood gossip, movie reviews
Available in English Hindi
Owner Hungama Digital Media Entertainment
Launched16 June 1998;22 years ago (1998-06-16)
Current statusactive

Bollywood Hungama (previously known as IndiaFM or is a Bollywood entertainment website, owned by Hungama Digital Media Entertainment, which acquired the website in 2000. [1] [2]

The website provides news related to the Indian film industry, particularly Bollywood, film reviews and box office reports. Launched on 15 June 1998, the website was originally named "". It changed its name to "Bollywood Hungama" in 2008. Bollywood Hungama release their images under the CC-BY-3.0 license.[ citation needed ]

Related Research Articles

Mallika Sherawat Indian actress

Reema Lamba, better known as Mallika Sherawat, is an Indian actress who predominantly works in Hindi language films. Known for her bold onscreen attitude in films like Khwahish (2003) and Murder (2004), Sherawat has established herself as a sex symbol and as one of the most popular celebrities in Bollywood. She then appeared in successful romantic comedy Pyaar Ke Side Effects (2006) which won her much critical acclaim.

Global Indian Film Awards (GIFA) was an awards ceremony held between 2005 and 2007, conceptualized to acknowledge excellence in the Indian Film industry and honour artists in 28 categories across various genres, from acting to film making. It is held in a different country each year. 2005 in Dubai, Kuala Lumpur in 2006, and will be held in Chicago in 2013.

Prachi Desai

Prachi Desai is an Indian film actress and former television actress. She started her television career as lead protagonist in the successful TV drama Kasam Se on Zee TV. She made her Bollywood debut in the 2008 film Rock On!!. Her other notable features include Life Partner (2009), Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010), Bol Bachchan (2012) and I, Me Aur Main (2013). She is also the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Goa Tourism and Neutrogena products in India. Desai is also a brand ambassador of Lux Lyra.

<i>Jab We Met</i> 2007 film by Imtiaz Ali

Jab We Met is a 2007 Indian romantic comedy film written and directed by Imtiaz Ali. I The film, produced by Dhillin Mehta under Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd, stars Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor in their fourth film together with Dara Singh, Pavan Malhotra and Saumya Tandon in supporting roles. The film received universal critical acclaim and has developed a cult following since its release.

The genre of science fiction has been prevalent in the Indian film industry since the second half of the 20th century. Beginning in 1952, the Tamil film Kaadu was made, which was a Indian-American co-production. The 1963 Tamil film Kalai Arasi and 1967 Hindi film Chand Par Chadayee also have science fiction in its storyline. The Alien was a science fiction film under production in the late 1960s which was eventually cancelled. The film was being directed by Bengali Indian director Satyajit Ray and produced by Hollywood studio Columbia Pictures. The script was written by Ray in 1967, based on "Bankubabur Bandhu", a Bengali story he had written in 1962 for Sandesh, the Ray family magazine. In 2018, two films Antariksham 9000 KMPH (Telugu) andTik Tik Tik (Tamil) beacame the first-ever Indian films that are based mostly in space.

<i>Student of the Year</i> 2012 film by Karan Johar

Student of the Year is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language coming-of-age romantic comedy-drama film directed by Karan Johar, based on a story by Johar and a script by Rensil D'Silva and Niranjan Iyengar, and produced by Hiroo Yash Johar under the banner of Dharma Productions and Gauri Khan under Red Chillies Entertainment. The film stars debutantes Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles, and also features Rishi Kapoor, Sana Saeed, Ronit Roy, Sahil Anand, Ram Kapoor and Farida Jalal in major supporting roles, with Boman Irani, Kajol, Farah Khan and Vaibhavi Merchant in guest appearances. This was Johar's first and only feature film directorial venture without Shah Rukh Khan, as his next film, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016) had Khan in a cameo appearance.

The Producers Guild Film Awards was an accolade given by the Producers Guild of India to recognize excellence in Indian film and television. Originated by filmmaker and scholar Amit Khanna, the Guild Awards have been one of the major award events from 2004 till 2016, when the last awards ceremony happened. The 22-karat gold statuette was sculpted and designed by the jewellery brand Tanishq and was "inspired by the rich heritage of one of India's most treasured possessions - the Ajanta and Ellora Caves." Nominations for the awards come from selected members of the guild, with the full membership available to vote for the winners. The ballots cast by the guild members are then taken to a common venue for the final counting.

The 2nd Global Indian Film Awards (2006) were presented in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Rhythm Boyz Entertainment Canadian film production and distribution company

Rhythm Boyz Entertainment INC, or simply known as Rhythm Boyz is a Punjabi film production and distribution company founded by Karaj Gill and Amrinder Gill in 2013. The company was named after their college time Bhangra group. Rhythm Boyz began to produce films in 2014 with Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo. Since 2014, Rhythm Boyz has produced total 13 films till date, out of which 9 are in List of highest-grossing Punjabi films including Angrej, Love Punjab, Bambukat, Vekh Baraatan Challiyan, Lahoriye, Golak Bugni Bank Te Batua, Ashke and Chal Mera Putt. At Filmfare Awards Punjabi all the top three award-winning films are produced by Rhythm Boyz Entertainment.


  1. "Online piracy is new threat for film industry". The Economic Times . 10 December 2007. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  2. "Bollywood's Internet download deal". CNN. 23 December 2003. Retrieved 17 November 2007.