All About A R Rahman

AR Rahman turns 49; Interesting facts about the maestro

Music maestro A R Rahman turned 49 on Wednesday. The Academy Award winning composer said that he feels lucky that he is not yet 50. Rahman, who is a composer of international repute, took to social media to thank his fans and well-wishers for their love and prayer on his birthday. "To my d ... read more

Aditya Roy Kapur, Shraddha Kapoor to star in ‘OK Kanmani’ remake

‘Ashiqui 2’ lovers Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor will reunite for another romance, the Hindi remake of Mani Ratnam’s 2015 Tamil blockbuster ‘O Kadhal Kanmani’. The remake will be produced by Karan Johar and directed by Shaad Ali who has directed films like ‘Bunty Aur Babli’ and ‘Saa ... read more

Shabana Azmi denounces fatwa against A R Rahman

Renowned Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi has vociferously denounced the fatwa against A R Rahman and questioned the authority and validity of those who issued it. "The Raza Academy has no locus-standi and its self-appointed stance of speaking for all Muslims has no takers. What have they do ... read more

Prakash Raj flare-up against AR Rahman, Rajinikanth threats

South and Hindi movies iconic villain Prakash Raj reacts strongly against the Fatwa issued against music maestro AR Rahman and superstar Rajinikanth. He expressed his anger over the issue and highly slammed the incident. Reacting angrily to the fatwa against Rahman and threat to Rajinikanth, the ... read more

A R Rahman receives Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award

Academy Award winning music composer A R Rahman was honoured with the fifth Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award in Mumbai on Monday, October 26. Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai presented the Award to on the 78th birthday of Pandit Hridaynath Mangeshkar, renowned composer and younger brother of legend ... read more

Aishwarya, Rahman to blaze the stage at ISL 2 opening ceremony

Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan who will soon be on-screen after a gap of five years in the upcoming release ‘Jazbaa’, is all set to enthral spectators with her dance moves at the opening ceremony of the second season of the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament. The gorge ... read more

Fatwa row: VHP advises A R Rahman to do ‘ghar-wapsi’

Following the fatwa against AR Rahman for composing music for an Iranian film based on Prophet Muhammad, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad has asked the music maestro to re-convert to Hinduism, saying it was time for his ‘ghar-wapsi’. VHP joint general secretary Surendra Jain said Hindus will "wel ... read more

A R Rahman composes signature tune for 17th Mumbai Film Fest

Academy Award winning music director A R Rahman has extended his support to the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival by composing a signature tune for it. This is the first time that the event will have a signature tune. “The 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival is about creating, celebrating ... read more