Popular comedy writer, actor Crazy Mohan dead

Chennai, June 10 (IANS) Renowned Tamil writer, actor and comedy giant Crazy Mohan breathed his last here on Monday after he suffered a major heart attack. He was 67. “After he complained of... Read more »

Huge loss: Film fraternity mourns Girish Karnad’s death

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) After the news of Jnanpith award winner Girish Karnad’s death broke on social media, members of the film fraternity including Kamal Haasan, Shabana Azmi, Manoj Bajpayee and Madhur Bhandarkar,... Read more »

Vicky, Bhumi in KJo’s first horror flick ‘Bhoot…’

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday announced his first horror franchise titled “Bhoot: Part One – The Haunted Ship” which will feature actors Vicky Kaushal and Bhumi Pednekar Karan shared... Read more »

The hero is bearded in Bollywood

BY RADHIKA BHIRANI  New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Thick, scruffy, groomed or edgy. Bollywood heroes are sporting facial hair in all its glory. Salman Khan, in the old man’s avatar in his latest... Read more »

Singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta dead

Kolkata. June 3 (IANS) Celebrated Bengali singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta died at her residence here on Monday following old age related problems, family sources said. She was 84. Founder of the Calcutta Youth... Read more »

Admiration makes me feel responsible as an artiste: Raftaar

Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Popular rapper and music composer Raftaar, who is gearing up to judge Season 7 of talent show “Dance India Dance” on ZEE TV, says that the love and admiration... Read more »

Ranveer poses with ‘God of cricket’ Tendulkar

London, June 3 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh, who is here to shoot for the upcoming movie “83”, met cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and called him the “God of cricket”. Ranveer, who is fondly... Read more »

Writer Swanand Kirkire says youth awareness vital for change

Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) National Award-winning lyricist Swanand Kirkire, who has penned the song “Hawa aane de”, which talks about the perils of air pollution, says the young generation should be made aware... Read more »

Janhvi shares throwback photograph of Sridevi, Boney

Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actress Janhvi Kapoor shared a heart melting throwback photograph of her parents — producer Boney Kapoor and late actress Sridevi. Janhvi took to Instagram to share the image of... Read more »

‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ a monstrous disaster

BY SUBHASH K. JHA  Film: ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’; Starring Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga; Director: Michael Dougherty; Rating: *1/2 (one and a half stars) No reference to the Lok Sabha elections.... Read more »

Film, business celebs at Modi’s oath-taking ceremony

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) The who’s who of business, cinema, politics and sports gathered to be witness of the return of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and formation of his new cabinet at the... Read more »

Shoot for film based on Netaji begins in Bengal

Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) The shooting for a film titled “Gumnaami” based on the curious case of “Gumnami Baba”, a man many assumed to be the legendary freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose,... Read more »

I’m not dating Karan Johar: Designer Prabal Gurung

New York, May 27 (IANS) New York-based Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung has denied rumours about having a “romantic relationship” with Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar. A photograph of the two, now deleted by the... Read more »

Priyanka spends time with refugee children in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, May 22 (IANS) After enthralling fans with her fashion game at the Cannes Film Festival 2019, actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas is currently in Ethiopia spending time with refugee children. Priyanka took... Read more »

I want to become a bankable actor: Sanya Malhotra

BY NATALIA NINGTHOUJAM  New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) In the last three years, actress Sanya Malhotra got to ride the waves of success as well as taste failure. The “Dangal” star says though... Read more »

Varun Dhawan breaks down on ‘Street Dancer 3D’ set

Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Actor Varun Dhawan got emotional on the sets of “Street Dancer”. He broke down while performing for a sad number. Varun uploaded a video on his Instagram Story. A... Read more »

Aastha Gill’s new song captures World Cup fever

Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Singer Aastha Gill has come up with a TikTok World Cup anthem, “Jeetega saara India”, a fun and energetic song that resonates with Indias spirit for the worlds biggest... Read more »

I don’t take opportunities for granted: Prateik Babbar

Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) With three films and a web series in his kitty, Bollywood actor Prateik Babbar is in a good space in his career. The “Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na” fame... Read more »

Beyond the Cannes red carpet: Where are Indian films?

BY RADHIKA BHIRANI  New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) As many as 1,854 feature films were submitted to be part of the 2019 Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival from across the world... Read more »

Blackbuck case: Fresh notices to Tabu, Sonali, Saif, Neelam

Jaipur, May 20 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court on Monday served fresh notices to Bollywood stars Tabu, Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Neelam Kothari and Dushyant Kumar, a local resident, in the 1998... Read more »