Adnan Sami “Consistency is the key to lasting career”

Mumbai, Feb 2 Known for popular numbers such as “Lift kara de”, “Noor e khuda”, “Bhar do jholi” among others, singer-composer Adnan Sami, who has maintained a career of more than three... Read more »

Indian fashion is getting into its own through Indian weddings: Anita Dongre

Mumbai, Jan 31 What with the lavish and luxurious weddings of the likes of Isha Ambani and Priyanka Chopra that have caught global attention in the recent past, Indian fashion itself is... Read more »

‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha…’: A new-age love story well told

Feb 01 Film: “Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga”; Director: Shelly Chopra Dhar; Cast: Sonam K. Ahuja, Anil Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, Juhi Chawla, Abhishek Duhan, Akshay Oberoi, Regina Cassandra, Madhu Malathi,... Read more »

Karan Johar emotional to walk ramp at Royal Opera House

Mumbai, Jan 30 For filmmaker Karan Johar, walking the ramp at the Royal Opera House here brought back a flurry of childhood memories. Karan was one of the star showstoppers apart from... Read more »

Prithviraj Sukumaran “Failure is easy, success comes with baggage”

New Delhi, Jan 28 Prithviraj Sukumaran isn’t scared of failure and has detached himself from getting carried away with success. The southern film industry’s multi-faceted star says success comes with a temptation... Read more »

‘Manikarnika’ crosses Rs 40 crore in opening weekend

Mumbai, Jan 28 Kangana Ranaut’s “Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi” minted Rs 42.55 crore at the box office in its opening weekend. “Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi”, which captures the life story... Read more »

National award winning director Priyanandan attacked

Thrissur (Kerala) Jan 25 National award winning director Priyanandan was attacked by suspected right-wing activists early on Friday following his social media post on the Sabarimala issue, police said. Speaking on condition... Read more »

From wars to fighting social evils: Evolution of patriotism in Bollywood

By Simran Sethi New Delhi, Jan 25 Be it the pre-Independence or post Independence era, the Hindi film industry has been consistently portraying the flavour of nationalism and patriotism through a bouquet... Read more »

Juhi Chaturvedi “Let’s not break things, let’s just create”

Kolkata, Jan 25 National Award-winning Bollywood screen writer Juhi Chaturvedi says addressing issues of discrimination faced by women in Bollywood was never meant to be against men. “It was never meant to... Read more »

I’m ready to take up acting: Hockey star Sandeep Singh

New Delhi, Jan 24¬†Sandeep Singh’s life story found its way onto the silver screen last year with “Soorma”, and he will be entering the world of small screen this year with an... Read more »

Dia Mirza “Draw inspiration from Vedas to fight climate change”

United Nations, Jan 24¬†Bollywood actor and environmentalist Dia Mirza says it’s time to draw inspiration from the Vedas to fight climate change and save the global ecology. During a Twitter chat she... Read more »

Pahlaj Nihalani “Entertainment industry is run by a glamorous mafia”

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 22 “Rangeela Raja”, Pahlaj Nihalani-backed comeback vehicle for Govinda, did not open well. Nihalani says it is because his film did not get the theatres required... Read more »

It’s important to be responsible: Ajay Devgn on #MeToo

Mumbai, Jan 22 Actors Ajay Devgn and Kajol find it positive that the #MeToo movement has allowed people to open up about their unsavoury experiences and be heard, but the former says... Read more »

I’m proud of scaring millions of kids: ‘Goosebumps’ author R.L. Stine

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, Jan 22 R.L. Stine never imagined he’d carve out a successful future for himself by writing a horror book series, which he started by accident. The “Goosebumps”... Read more »

Dear Ramcharan Teja, As a Bihari, why should I not be offended by your latest film?

By Subhash K. Jha The latest Ramcharan Teja starrer in Telugu, “Vinaya Vidheya Rama” (VVR), which opened on Pongal all across Andhra Pradesh, is a deeply offensive film on every possible level.... Read more »

A propaganda film will work if the story works: Filmmaker Prakash Jha

By Durga Chakravarty New Delhi, Jan 17 “The Accidental Prime Minister” and “Uri – The Surgical Strike”, which have begun Bollywood’s 2019 calendar, have been branded “propaganda films” by a cross-section of... Read more »

Tamil actor Vishal on marriage: Next biggest transition in life

Chennai, Jan 16 Popular Tamil actor-producer Vishal Krishna on Wednesday revealed that he is all set to enter wedlock and he described it as the next big transition in life. The 38-year-old... Read more »

Onir “Why not a corridor through cinema for India and Pakistan”

Mumbai, Jan 16 National Award-winning filmmaker Onir hopes the exchange of cinema talent between India and Pakistan resumes soon. Onir on Wednesday tweeted a link of an interview of Pakistani actor Ali... Read more »

Veteran Malayalam film director Lenin Rajendran dead

Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 14 Veteran filmmaker and chairman of Kerala State Film Development Corporation Lenin Rajendran passed away on Monday at a private hospital in Chennai, said a Kerala Minister. He was 67... Read more »