‘Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?’ Movie Review: A satire that ruffles feathers

April 12 (IANS), In 1980, Saeed Akhtar Mirza had directed a film, “Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?”, based on his own story. The film, designed as a slice-of-life film, created... Read more »

‘The Tashkent Files’ Movie Review: A potent film with a dubious motive

April 12 (IANS), Based on true incidents, director Vivek Agnihotri’s “Tashkent Files”, is a fictionalised film with cinematic liberties. In form, it is a blend between a courtroom drama and an online... Read more »

Kim Kardashian got criticized for wearing maang tika to church

Los Angeles, April 10 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West has courted criticism for wearing a traditional Indian maang tika, a jewellery piece worn on the head, for a church service. The... Read more »

Wave of patriotic films is worth it: John Abraham

By Radhika Bhirani  New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) There’s a thin line that divides patriotism from jingoism. But as Bollywood is riding on a high tide of films with nationalistic themes, actor John... Read more »

No malice among actors of ‘Criminal Justice’: Shroff

Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Noted actor Jackie Shroff, who is making his digital debut with upcoming web series titled ‘Criminal Justice’, has said that there is an absence of malice in the actors... Read more »

‘Perspectives change after becoming parents’

Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Filmaker-choreographer Farah Khan has said people’s perspective towards certain things start changing for the good once they become parents. Farah said this on Tuesday while interacting with the media... Read more »

SC “Film release can’t affect Ayodhya dispute mediation”

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday said that the release of film “Ram Ki Janmabhoomi” would not, in any manner, affect the ongoing mediation to resolve the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmbhoomi... Read more »

Theatre is a great leveller, says Shabana Azmi

Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Veteran actress Shabana Azmi says theatre is a great leveller because it eschews hierarchy. Shabana has performed in theatre shows like “Safed Kundali” and “Tumhari Amrita” along with veteran... Read more »

Bhuvan Bam to team up with Karan Johar

Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Digital star Bhuvan Bam and Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar will engage in a live chat at the YouTube Fan Fest. Performing as his famous “BB Ki Vines” character ‘Titu... Read more »

Javed Akhtar inspires ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ writers

Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Writers Siddharth Singh and Garima Wahal, known for their work in films like “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” and “Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-leela”, have penned a poem, “Thande Lekhak”, inspired... Read more »

Fanboy Ali Fazal, Phelps exchange fitness tips

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal says meeting the most successful and most decorated Olympian Michael Phelps here was a huge fanboy moment for him. The two even exchanged fitness tips.... Read more »

‘Rangeela’ actress Urmila Matondkar joins Congress

New Delhi/Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Ending all speculation, famed Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar joined the Congress in the national capital on Wednesday afternoon. Matondkar, 45, who shot to fame as a child star... Read more »

Kabir Khan “Corruption exists in all fields”

By Arundhuti Banerjee Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Filmmaker Kabir Khan, whose latest docu-drama titled “Roar of the Lion” revolves around the downfall of the Chennai Super Kings for match fixing, followed by their... Read more »

RGV to move court on CBFC ‘pre-censoring’ his film

Hyderabad, March 17 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma is planning to move court against the Central Board of Film Certification after it refused to accept his application to watch the movie ‘Lakshmi’s... Read more »

Film stars, sports personalities light up election firmament

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) It’s election time and can the stars – from the film world and the sports field, be far behind? Some names have been declared from Kerala and West... Read more »

Kartik “Ranbir’s choice of films makes me envy him”

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) Enjoying every bit of success he has scored after ‘Luka Chuppi’ this year, actor Kartik Aaryan is aware that he needs to be more careful... Read more »

Abhimanyu Dassani “I don’t think I belong to film industry”

Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Actor Abhimanyu Dassani, who is gearing up for the release of his debut film “Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota”, feels that he doesn’t belong to film industry as her... Read more »

Javed Akhtar Find discussion about Ramadan, elections totally disgusting

Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Veteran lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar has labelled the row over Ramadan dates coinciding with the Lok Sabha election schedule as “totally disgusting” and urged the Election Commission (EC) not to... Read more »

Taapsee, Anurag Kashyap unite for supernatural thriller

Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and actress Taapsee Pannu are coming together again for a supernatural thriller. The yet-untitled film will be produced by Sunir Kheterpal for Azure Entertainment and will... Read more »

I couldn’t be more proud: Priyanka to Jonas brothers

Los Angeles, March 12 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has given a shout out to her husband Nick Jonas and her brother-in laws Kevin and Joe Jonas, saying that she couldn’t be more... Read more »