1. The Cult of Dil Chahta Hai—Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani Interview with Vikram Thapa, NDTV (July 2011):
  2. I’ve no regrets about any of my roles.”—Farhan Akhtar Interview with Subhash K Jha, The Times of India (June 2011):
  3. Ah, the sweet smell of poverty!—Shekhar Gupta, The Indian Express (September 2001):
  4. Bollywood filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, interviewed by Madhavi Menon—Cleveland State University (April 2007):
  5. Farhan wanted to be Superman!”: Honey Irani Interview with Patcy N, (January 2014):
  6. My casting in the film was a surprise accident—Sonali Kulkarni Interview with Milana Rao, The Times of India (August 2020):
  7. The Fiasco Of Dil Chahta HaiBox Office India Trade Network (January 2016):
  8. Dil Chahta Hai saved Goa tourism post 9/11 gloom—Deccan Herald (October 2010):
  9. Retro Review – Dil Chahta Hai—Ritchelle C, BollyCurry (June 2014):
  10. I directed Dil Chahta Hai due to a selfish need.”—Farhan Akhtar interview with Prashant Singh, Hindustan Times (December 2015):
  11. 17 rare facts about Dil Chahta Hai—Akash Nihalani, Filmfare (July 2018):
  12. Blast from the Past: Saif Ali Khan Interview after Dil Chahta Hai—Nilufer Quereshi, Tanqeed (August 2012):
  13. How Aamir Khan convinced Saif Ali Khan to do Dil Chahta Hai—Sit With Hitlist, Mayank Shekhar, Mid-Day (November 2019):
  14. New Ideas, New Blood—Subhash K Jha, Rediff (August 2001):
  15. A Sreekar Prasad Interview—Filmfare (April 2002):
  16. Dil Chahta Hai was 35 % work, 65 % fun!”—Sankar, Ehsaan, and Loy Interview with Dr Rajiv Vijayakar, Rediff (June 2001):
  17. Designing ‘Gully Boy’: ‘When nobody knows what’s a set and what isn’t, that is the best compliment’—Suzanne Caplan Merwanji Interview to Nandini Ramnath, Scroll (March 2019):
  18. Star Style—Arjun Bhasin Interview with Jamal Shaikh, The Times of India (September 2001):
  19. Farah Khan shares an interesting Dil Chahta Hai anecdote—Telangana Today (October 2020):
  20. Ravi K. Chandran Interview with Venkatesh, Behind Woods (July 2011):
  21. Farhan Akhtar tells it like it is—Farhan Akhtar Interview with Aseem Chhabra, Rediff (September 2002):
  22. I knew I wanted to be a director when I saw Dil Chahta Hai.”—Homi Adajania Interview with Harneet Singh, Indian Express (August 2014)
  23. A matter of caste as Bollywood embraces the Bard—Randeep Ramesh, The Guardian (July 2006):
  24. Much Ado About Masala—Jonathan Gil Harris Interview with Uday Bhatia, Livemint (March 2019):
  25. Pop goes to the canvas—Gitanjali Dang, Hindustan Times (January 2006):
  26. Hairdressing has changed my personality.”—Avan Contractor Interview with Saionee Chakraborty, The Telegraph (July 2018):
  27. The Making of Dil Chahta Hai—Part 1—Excel Movies (July 2009)
  28. The Making of Dil Chahta Hai—Part 3—Excel Movies (July 2009)
  29. The Making of Dil Chahta Hai—Part 4—Excel Movies (July 2009)
  30. Farhan Akhtar Interview with Indu Mirani, The Boss Dialogues (September 2014):
  31. Ask Yourself Which Books You Truly Love—Salman Rushdie, The New York Times (March 2021):

    Note: The Making of Dil Chahta Hai—Part 2—Excel Movies is not available on the internet.

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