Exciting time for women in movies: Tara Sutaria


Newcomer Tara Sutaria, who has just made her Bollywood debut with “Student of the Year 2”, feels it is an “exciting” time for women in the film industry. With the kind of projects being made and importance being given to actors, especially women, I consider myself blessed to enter into the industry at such a

Congress candidate Urmila Matondkar alleges EVM change Congress candidate Urmila Matondkar alleges EVM change

Actress Urmila Matondkar, who is the Congress candidate from Mumbai North parliamentary seat, on Thursday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission (EC) over an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) being substituted. “On the form of EVM 17C from Magathane, the signatures and the machine numbers are different. A complaint has been filed with the EC,”

Ranveer Singh uses baby filter on Deepika Padukone

Bollywood’s livewire actor Ranveer Singh turned Deepika Padukone into an ‘adorable baby’ using a Snapchat filter on a photograph of his actress-wife.The photo-messaging application has introduced a new filter that transforms adult faces to look like a baby. Ranveer on Thursday posted a photograph of Deepika’s famous “lime green” Cannes 2019 look, but with a

Sushmita clocks 25 years as India's first Miss Universe Sushmita clocks 25 years as India’s first Miss Universe

Actress Sushmita Sen, who made India proud 25 years ago by becoming the first Indian woman ever to win the Miss Universe crown, took a trip down memory lane on social media on Tuesday. Sushmita was crowned Miss Universe on May 21, 1991 in Philippines. She was showered with love and congratulatory wishes by fans

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

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 blackbuck poaching case following the state government’s appeal against their acquittal. On the state government’s plea, the High Court earlier issued notices to the five respondents

Aishwarya turns into golden mermaid at Cannes
Aishwarya turns into golden mermaid at Cannes

Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has enthralled her fans with her golden mermaid look at the red carpet of the 72nd edition of Cannes Film Festival. Dressed up in metallic gold gown with a long trail, Aishwarya looked no less than a mermaid at the gala.She was accompanied by her daughter Aaradhya, who wore a yellow

Raghava Lawrence exits Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Laxmmi Bomb' as director
Raghava Lawrence exits Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ as director

Raghava Lawrence stepped down as the director of Akshay Kumar-fronted “Laxmmi Bomb” after the first poster of the film was released.The director, who was set to helm the Hindi remake of 2011 Tamil horror comedy “Kanchana”, announced his departure from the project on Twitter. Lawrence, in a statement issued on Saturday, said there were “multiple

Sunny Deol visits polling stations in Gurdaspur
Sunny Deol visits polling stations in Gurdaspur

Donning a turban, BJP’s Gurdaspur candidate and actor Sunny Deol on Sunday visited polling stations to oversee the polling process. Outside a booth in the Fatehgarh Churian area, he was seen greeting voters with folded hands. Jumping a barricade, when a young voter requested for a photograph, the star obliged.The actor-turned-politician is pitted against state

Kapil Sharma feted by World Book of Records
Kapil Sharma feted by World Book of Records

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma has been acknowledged as the most viewed stand-up comedian in India and abroad by the World book of Records London. “It’s a proud moment for all of us. We congratulate the king of comedy, Kapil, for being recognised as one of the most viewed stand-up comedians in India and abroad and for

'Laxmmi Bomb' set to release in June 2020
‘Laxmmi Bomb’ set to release in June 2020

National Award-winning actor Akshay Kumar and actress Kiara Advani starrer “Laxmmi Bomb” is all set to release on June 5, 2020. Akshay on Saturday shared the first look of the film on Twitter. In the image, the “Kesari” actor is seen applying kohl in his eyes. He captioned the image: “Bringing you one bomb of

Shahid poses with his wax statue in Singapore
Shahid poses with his wax statue in Singapore

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor struck a pose with his wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum here.Shahid on Thursday tweeted a photograph of himself along with his wax statue and captioned it: “Twinning.”He also shared some images on his Instagram stories. In a photograph, the “Udta Punjab” actor was seen fixing the hair of his

Big B, Ayushmann team up for Sircar's film
Big B, Ayushmann team up for Sircar’s film

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actor Ayushmann Khurrana will come together on the big screen for the first time for filmmaker Shoojit Sircar’s upcoming film “Gulabo Sitabo”.The family comedy, set in Lucknow, will release in November 2019. Written by Sircar’s frequent collaborator Juhi Chaturvedi of “Vicky Donor”, “Piku” and “October” fame, “Gulabo Sitabo” will be produced

Hina Khan poses with Eiffel Tower before Cannes visit
Hina Khan poses with Eiffel Tower before Cannes visit

Before making her debut at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, popular TV actress Hina Khan and her beau Rocky Jaiswal spent some romantic moments at the Eiffel Tower in Paris. She took to Instagram to share a photograph of herself posing in front of the tallest structure in Paris.”Just be… Restoring my energy. Before it

Salman took over two hours to look old in 'Bharat'
Salman took over two hours to look old in ‘Bharat’

Superstar Salman Khan’s transformation to looking old in the forthcoming film “Bharat” took almost two-and-a-half hours. Talking about the “Dabangg” star’s transformation, the film’s director Ali Abbas Zafar said: “This was a difficult task and one has to be very patient with the procedure. It took almost two-and-a-half hours to transform Salman into an older

Excited to work with Janhvi in 'Rooh-Afza': Rajkummar Rao
Excited to work with Janhvi in ‘Rooh-Afza’: Rajkummar Rao

Actor Rajkummar Rao is looking forward to collaborate with Janhvi Kapoor for the first time in “Rooh-Afza”, a horror comedy. Rajkummar spoke on the sidelines of a shoot for Bhamla Foundation’s anti-air pollution song “Hawa aane de” here on Saturday. Janhvi has expressed her admiration for Rajkummar’s work many times.Asked if he is excited to

'Student of the Year 2': A splashy bore (Review)
‘Student of the Year 2’: A splashy bore (Review)

Film: “Student of the Year 2”; Cast: Tiger Shroff, Aditya Seal, Ananya Panday, Tara Sutaria; Director: Punit Malhotra; Rating: ** (2 stars)In a film that runs on and on, almost as fast as its agile leading man, for nearly two and a half hours, “Student of the Year 2” (SOTY 2) leaves us with nothing

Kangana Ranaut gears up for Cannes 2019 red carpet
Kangana Ranaut gears up for Cannes 2019 red carpet

Actress Kangana Ranaut will walk the red carpet of the upcoming 72nd Cannes Film Festival and she is looking forward to the experience as part of a brand association. This will be her second time at the popular film jamboree.The “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi” actress will travel to the French Riviera from May 16-18

Creative diversions should never rest: Big B
Creative diversions should never rest: Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently busy with an erratic work schedule, says creative diversions should never rest. The cine icon on Thursday took to Twitter to share an update about his work schedule.”Back from work. Three different shoots. Two different photo-shoots and one prosthetic make-up test. All in a day. Creative diversion, never rests

Rakhi Sawant poses with Pakistani flag
Rakhi Sawant poses with Pakistani flag

Actress and controversy queen Rakhi Sawant has ruffled feathers once again on the social media. This time, by posing with the Pakistan flag. On Wednesday, Rakhi shared a photograph of herself on Instagram. She is seen dressed in a feather skirt with thigh-high slit paired with a halter neck and low-cut blouse, and adorns a

Ayushmann Khurrana to star in a gay love story
Ayushmann Khurrana to star in a gay love story

Actor Ayushmann Khurrana has been roped in for a gay love story “Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan” — second part of 2017 film “Shubh Mangal Saavdhan”. Calling it as an “out and out entertaining film”, Ayushmann says it will handle the subject of homosexuality sensitively.After the success of Aanand L. Rai’s “Shubh Mangal Saavdhan”, which addressed