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Daily Archives: Apr 18, 2018

A rape is a rape, no politics over issue: Modi

With multiple rape cases of minor girls sparking nation-wide outrage, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said there should be no politics over the...

Fourth ‘xXx’ movie in works

After "xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage", the film which marked Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone's foray in Hollywood, the "xXx" franchise is set to...

Bhimsainji was a true artiste: ‘Gharaonda’ actress Zarina Wahab

Animation director, ad maker and feature filmmaker Bhimsain Khurana, who died aged 82 on Tuesday, was a true artiste, says actress Zarina Wahab who...

Ali Fazal played many roles for ‘Milan Talkies’ (Movie Snippets)

Actor Ali Fazal, who has wrapped up the first schedule for Tigmanshu Dhulia's "Milan Talkies", says he feels a "deep" connect to the project...

Level of anti-women sentiment in India is sickening: Alankrita Shrivastava

"Lipstick Under My Burkha" director Alankrita Shrivastava finds the current anti-women sentiment in India "sickening"."The level of anti-women sentiment in this country, at this...

I hope justice is served: Alia on Kathua rape case

Actress Alia Bhatt, who has beautiful memories of shooting her upcoming film "Raazi" in Kashmir, says she feels angry and hurt about the barbaric...

‘Sir’ set for Cannes, team excited (Lead)

For the team of "Sir" -- director Rohena Gera and actors Tillotama Shome and Vivek Gomber -- a chance to be in competition...

Overwhelmed by ‘Baaghi 2’ response: Tiger Shroff

Tiger Shroff's latest release "Baaghi 2" has crossed the Rs 150 crore mark at the box office, and the actor is overwhelmed by the...

Fatherhood has changed Ronnie Ortiz-Magro

"Jersey Shore" star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro says his mindset has changed after becoming a father.Ortiz-Magro and girlfriend Jen Harley welcomed their daughter on April 3....

Desi girl forever, says Priyanka as Salman welcomes her to ‘Bharat’

Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has been busy with international projects, reminded Salman Khan that she is a "desi girl forever" after he welcomed her...

Shankar Mahadevan loves Bollywood twist to ‘Fishing Impossible’

Singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan is happy to see his song "Dil chahta hai" still resonating with the youth.He was happy to see the positive response...

‘Beyond The Clouds’: Simply a masterpiece (Review)

Film: "Beyond The Clouds"; Director: Majid Majidi; Cast: Ishaan Khatter and Malavika Mohanan; Rating: *****There came a time in this cyclonic tale of squalor,...

I need some ‘me time’ to recuperate, says Kapil Sharma as show goes off air (IANS Interview) (Lead, correcting para 5)

He was the reason behind spreading smiles galore with his comedy shows. But of late, controversies surrounding his temperament, love life and uncertainty around...

Aakriti Sharma excited to play boy on TV

Child actress Aakriti Sharma, who will be seen as a Sikh boy in an upcoming sequence of her show "Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala", says she...

I need some ‘me time’ to recuperate, says Kapil Sharma as show goes off air (IANS Interview)

He was the reason behind spreading smiles galore with his comedy shows. But of late, controversies surrounding his temperament, love life and uncertainty around...

One Republic to go for ‘desi’ outings on work trip in India

From catching a glimpse of Indian history to going on a foodie trail and travelling via local transport, members of American rock-pop band One...

Vidya Balan adds weight to fight against piracy

Actress Vidya Balan says the film industry needs to come together to try and put a stop to piracy, which continues to hamper the...

Working with Sunny Leone a dream: Rocky S

Designer Rocky Star likes to work with actress Sunny Leone and says she brings in class to his fashion label.Sunny has been roped in...

Gordon Ramsay gives vegan food a try

Michelin-starred chef Gordon Ramsay, who is known to criticise a plant-based diet, has decided to give vegan food a shot.Ramsay announced the news on...

Jackie Shroff urges young couples to be aware of thalassemia

Actor Jackie Shroff has urged young couples to be aware about thalassemia and to go for a blood test before planning a family so...

Tillotama, Vivek excited for ‘Sir’ at Cannes

Actors Tillotama Shome and Vivek Gomber are looking forward to the journey of scriptwriter-director Rohena Gera's "Sir", a love story set against the backdrop...

Bill Mechanic resigns from Academy board

Producer Bill Mechanic, CEO of Pandemonium Films, has stepped down from the board of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He has...

Spielberg to direct ‘Blackhawk’ adaptation

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg is on board to direct the adaptation of superhero movie "Blackhawk".Spielberg and his production house are also teaming with Warner Bros...

Indian animation expert Bhimsain Khurana dead

Indian animation pioneer and multiple National Award winner Bhimsain Khurana is dead. He was 82.Khurana, known for films like "Gharaonda" and for iconic animation...

Jackie Chan to lend voice in ‘Wish Dragons’

Actors Jackie Chan and Constance Wu have been roped in to lend their voice for the animation "Wish Dragons".Makers of the Chinese co-production are...

Karan Johar’s ‘Kalank’ announced with star ensemble

Karan Johar-produced "Kalank" will see an ensemble cast including Madhuri Dixit Nene, Sanjay Dutt, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Sonakshi Sinha and Adita Roy Kapur...

Matthew Perry sells mid-century home for $12.5 mn

Actor Matthew Perry has reportedly sold his home by the Sunset Strip here for $12.5 million.Perry, 48, famous for playing Chandler Bing on the...

DiCaprio to present Scorsese Robert Osborne Award

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio will present veteran filmmaker Martin Scorsese the Robert Osborne Award at the 2018 TCM Classic Film Festivals opening.DiCaprio, who has worked...

Harbhajan Mann thanks Jimmy for quality Punjabi movies

Punjabi singer Harbhajan Mann has shown respect to actor Jimmy Sheirgill for making "quality Punjabi movies" while keeping his "head held high" in Bollywood."You...

It’s getting tougher to reinvent every year: R. Madhavan (IANS Interview)

Many people believe reinventing themselves is the way to stay relevant in showbiz. But that's not a piece of cake. Actor R. Madhavan, who...