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 »

When two legends meet, it’s finger lickin’ good

New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) What happens when two legends get together? It makes for a delicious, nay finger lickin’ good meal. So it was cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar chose to sup at... Read more »

A new round of Bhed Chaal

By Vinod Mirani  Filmmaking has been all about trendsetting and following trends. Sounds nice. But, when the same thing is said in Hindi, it is called Bhed Chaal, not so complementary a... Read more »

Kangana Ranaut defends her ‘Pakistan destruction’ statement

New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut says her “Pakistan destruction” comment came naturally to her after hearing about the Pulwama terror attack. In her address at the India Today Conclave here... Read more »

Parineeti Chopra appeals to society to stop using plastic

(IANS) Actress Parineeti Chopra urged people to eliminate the use of plastic from their daily routine. At the final edition of Behtar India campaign here on Thursday, Parineeti, who is the brand ambassador... Read more »

Patriotic films on a new ‘high’ in Bollywood

New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The ‘josh’ for patriotic films is ‘high’ in Bollywood. After the success of “Uri: The Surgical Strike”, Hindi movie buffs can gear up to watch “Kesari”, “Major”, “RAW”,... Read more »

Madhuri Dixit “Stop asking actresses when they are making a comeback”

By Simran Sethi New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene is looking forward to a time when actresses, post marriage or pregnancy, are not asked about when they would make a... Read more »

Srijit Mukherji announces biopic on heptathlete Swapna Barman

Kolkata, Feb 26 (IANS) National Award-winning director Srijit Mukherji is making a biopic on Swapna Barman, who became India’s first ever heptathlete to win a gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games. The... Read more »

‘Green Book’ wins Oscar for Best Picture

Los Angeles, Feb 25 (IANS) “Green Book”, which explores race relations in the US in the 1960s, has been named as the Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards. The film beat back... Read more »

Lady Gaga wins first Oscar

Los Angeles, Feb 25 (IANS) Singer-actress Lady Gaga took home her first Oscar in the Best Original Song category for “Shallow” — the popular track from the hit film, “A Star Is Born”.... Read more »

Spike Lee pays tribute to Prince at Oscars

Los Angeles, Feb 25 (IANS) Filmmaker Spike Lee had his fashion game on point for the Oscars 2019, where he paid tribute to late music artiste Prince with a gold Prince symbol necklace.... Read more »

Olivia Colman wins her first Oscar

Los Angeles, Feb 25 (IANS) “The Favourite” star Olivia Colman was teary-eyed as she was announced the winner of the Best Actress in a Leading Role category at the 91st Academy Awards, marking... Read more »

Alfonso Cuaron wins Best Director for ‘Roma’

Los Angeles, Feb 25 (IANS) Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron won the Best Director honour for his black-and-white semi-autobiographical film “Roma”. It is the second Best Directing Award for Cuaron who had earlier won... Read more »

Enough is enough, says Vidya Balan on Pakistani artiste ban

Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) With the Hindi film industry condemning the Pulwana terror attack and not releasing films in Pakistan besides banning all Pakistani artistes from working in India, National award-winning actress Vidya... Read more »

Manisha Koirala “It’s my second innings to everything”

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) From being a wife trapped in an unhappy marriage in “Lust Stories” to her portrayal as Nargis Dutt in “Sanju”, Manisha Koirala is back with... Read more »

Fashion designers, actors celebrate 100 years of Khadi

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Fashion designers such as Rohit Bal, Rajesh Pratap Singh and Rina Dhaka along with Bollywood actors Arjun Rampal and Aditi Rao Hydari celebrated the centennial of Khadi and... Read more »

Films ‘provoke our thoughts’ to bring change, says ‘Son Rise’ filmmaker

By Arundhuti Banerjee Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) National Award-winning filmmaker Vibha Bakshi, whose documentary “Son Rise” emphasises on the involvement of men in ensuring gender equality, says that a movie or a moving... Read more »