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Flashback: Karan Johar celebrates 42 years of Dharma Productions’ debut film Dostana
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Flashback: Karan Johar celebrates 42 years of Dharma Productions’ debut film Dostana

Making Dostana was not an easy task for Yash Johar. After serving as a production controller  with producer Sashadhar Mukherjee, Sunil Dutt and Dev Anand, Dostana was Yash Johar’s first production and he had signed three of the biggest stars of those times.

How Brahmastra Part One: Shiva may tower above the Boycott Bollywood brigade and become a blockbuster!
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How Brahmastra Part One: Shiva may tower above the Boycott Bollywood brigade and become a blockbuster!

Ayan Mukerji's vision of an Indian cinematic universe 'Astraverse' and the hype around stars backing a film blending technology and Hindu mythology seems to have won against critics.

'The feeling is only of gratitude, and more gratitude,' pens Ayan Mukerji as Brahmastra collects Rs 225 crore worldwide
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'The feeling is only of gratitude, and more gratitude,' pens Ayan Mukerji as Brahmastra collects Rs 225 crore worldwide

The first installment of the big-budget fantasy adventure franchise 'Astraverse', also starring Amitabh Bachchan, had collected Rs 75 crore on its opening day and Rs 85 crore on the following day. The film is reportedly produced on a mammoth budget of over Rs 400 crore.

Tiger Shroff's Screw Dheela not shelved, Dharma Productions clarify in a statement
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Tiger Shroff's Screw Dheela not shelved, Dharma Productions clarify in a statement

Dharma Productions said Screw Dheela is postponed because of date issues and stated, "Dharma Productions and Tiger Shroff share an amazing relationship."

Remembering film producer Yash Johar on his death anniversary: A look at his movies
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Remembering film producer Yash Johar on his death anniversary: A look at his movies

In 1976, Yash Johar launched his production banner Dharma Productions, which is one of the biggest production houses in the country today. The first film that Yash Johar produced under the Dharma Productions banner was Dostana, which was released in 1980.

Karan Johar announces Shanaya Kapoor's debut film Bedhadak, also starring Lakshya Lalwani and Gurfatez Pirzada; see posters
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Karan Johar announces Shanaya Kapoor's debut film Bedhadak, also starring Lakshya Lalwani and Gurfatez Pirzada; see posters

Karan Johar shared that three new artists Shanaya Kapoor, Lakshya Lalwani and Gurfateh Pirzada will be joining his team at Dharma from the upcoming film Bedhadak

Watch: The Fame Game trailer sees Madhuri Dixit-Nene stuck in pitfalls of stardom
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Watch: The Fame Game trailer sees Madhuri Dixit-Nene stuck in pitfalls of stardom

The Fame Game also stars Sanjay Kapoor, Lakshvir Saran, Muskkaan Jaferi, Manav Kaul, Suhasini Muley among others.

After Shershaah, Sidharth Mahotra and Karan Johar's Dharma Productions to reunite for action film franchise Yodha
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After Shershaah, Sidharth Mahotra and Karan Johar's Dharma Productions to reunite for action film franchise Yodha

The first part of Dharma Productions' first action franchise Yodha will release in cinemas on 11 November, 2022.

Vicky Kaushal, Kiara Advani, Bhumi Pednekar to star in Shashank Khaitan' Govinda Mera Naam; see first looks
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Vicky Kaushal, Kiara Advani, Bhumi Pednekar to star in Shashank Khaitan' Govinda Mera Naam; see first looks

Backed by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, Govinda Mera Naam will release on 10 June, 2022

Viacom18 Studios, Dharma Production partner for distribution deal of four films
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Viacom18 Studios, Dharma Production partner for distribution deal of four films

Viacom18 has announced theatrical release of films including Karan Johar's directorial Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, Jug Jugg Jeeyo, and Shakun Batra and Shashank Khaitan's upcoming features

As Bellbottom gears up for release and cinemas reopen, Bollywood remains cautiously optimistic
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As Bellbottom gears up for release and cinemas reopen, Bollywood remains cautiously optimistic

As COVID numbers dip in parts of the country, Delhi and Mumbai have allowed theatres to open at 50 per cent capacity. Several states have also permitted cinemas to resume operations.

Shershah, Navrasa, Cruella, CODA: What's streaming on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Apple TV+ in August
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Shershah, Navrasa, Cruella, CODA: What's streaming on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Apple TV+ in August

Other key titles in August include Bhuj: The Pride of India on Disney+ Hotstar Multiplex, Comedy Premium League on Netflix India, and Modern Love Season 2 on Amazon Prime Video.

Karan Johar announces film based on life of lawyer-activist C Sankaran Nair; Karan Singh Tyagi to direct
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Karan Johar announces film based on life of lawyer-activist C Sankaran Nair; Karan Singh Tyagi to direct

Titled The Untold Story of C Sankaran Nair, the film is inspired from real life events and adapted from the book The Case That Shook the Empire, written by Raghu Palat and Pushpa Palat.

Liger: Teaser release of Vijay Deverakonda film postponed as makers 'focus on helping community' amid COVID-19
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Liger: Teaser release of Vijay Deverakonda film postponed as makers 'focus on helping community' amid COVID-19

Dharma Productions said they hope to share the teaser of Liger when it is 'a better time for us all'.

From Fabulous Lives to Searching For Sheela: Creative head Aneesha Baig on Dharmatic's diverse non-fiction slate
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From Fabulous Lives to Searching For Sheela: Creative head Aneesha Baig on Dharmatic's diverse non-fiction slate

"Dharmatic was opened to do things that aren't done at Dharma — not in a competitive kind of way, but a bolstering, cross-pollinating, dynamic kind of way," says Aneesha Baig, Creative Head, Non-Fiction.

Kartik Aaryan replaced in Karan Johar's Dostana 2, Dharma Productions confirms
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Kartik Aaryan replaced in Karan Johar's Dostana 2, Dharma Productions confirms

Without mentioning names, Karan Johar's Dharma Productions' announced the news of the replacement, " due to professional circumstances, on which we have decided to maintain a dignified silence"

Abhishek Banerjee on Netflix anthology Ajeeb Daastaans: 'Took time to accept that this was happening at Dharma'
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Abhishek Banerjee on Netflix anthology Ajeeb Daastaans: 'Took time to accept that this was happening at Dharma'

Banerjee, known for his scene-stealing acts in movies and shows such as Pataal Lok, Stree, Mirzapur and Bala, said the film was different from the ones that have come out of Dharma, which is primarily known for its love stories and family dramas.

FWICE forms monitoring team to ensure COVID-19 protocols are followed on film sets after cases surge in Maharashtra
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FWICE forms monitoring team to ensure COVID-19 protocols are followed on film sets after cases surge in Maharashtra

Several on-ground productions like Ram Setu, Gangubai Kathiawadi and Dharma Productions' Mr Lele halted shoots after the lead actors tested positive for coronavirus

Shanaya Kapoor introduced as new member of Karan Johar's Dharma Cornerstone Agency
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Shanaya Kapoor introduced as new member of Karan Johar's Dharma Cornerstone Agency

Karan Johar revealed that Shanaya Kapoor's debut film will go on floors this July.

Karan Johar says romance is now a 'long forgotten' genre in Bollywood: We don't make love stories anymore
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Karan Johar says romance is now a 'long forgotten' genre in Bollywood: We don't make love stories anymore

Karan Johar was speaking at a special event of Netflix, See What's Next India, where the streamer announced its 2021 slate for movies and series.