Dec 05

2016 had path-breaking performances by actresses: Alia Bhatt

Mumbai: Alia Bhatt says this year has beengood for actresses in Bollywood as the audience got to watch some path-breaking and strong performances by the female leads in various films. Alia won the ‘Star Plus Ki Nayi Soch’ award and ‘best actress’ award for her role in “Udta Punjab” which drew much appreciation from the

Anil proud to work with Oscar winners in next project

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor is extremely excited to be a part of the TV adaptation of “The Book of Strange New Things”. The actor has bagged a key role in Amazon’s upcoming sci-fi drama pilot based on Michel Faber’s cult hit book. Matt Charman, of “Bridge of Spies” is writing the pilot while Kevin

Bollywood meets fashion at ‘Van Heusen and GQ Fashion Nights 2016’ finale

Mumbai: With ace designers like Rajesh Pratap Singh, Kunal Rawal and Rohit Bal showcasing their new menswear collection, the finale of ‘Van Heusen and GQ Fashion Nights 2016’ was truly grand. It was a star-studded night as Bollywood stars like Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar and Kunal Kapoor walked the ramp while Aamir Khan, Tisca Chopra,

‘Befikre’ has more than just kissing scenes, says Ranveer

Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh says that his forthcoming film “Befikre” has a nice story apart from the much talked about kissing scenes. “Yes, there is a story. When Adi sir (the film’s director Aditya Chopra) showed the trailer to me before releasing it, I asked him why he is releasing a promo that has so

Salman, Iulia sing from heart and are perfectionist: Himesh

Mumbai: Music composer Himesh Reshammiya has praised Salman Khan and Iulia Vantur for their singing skills saying they both sing from heart and are perfectionists. Iulia has lent her voice for song “Every Night and Day'” from Himesh’s latest album ‘Aap Se Mausiiquii’. The song is entirely in Hindi, except for the hookline. At the

Birthday Special: Javed Jaffery turns 53 today

Television star and Bollywood comedian actor Javed Jaffery turns 53 today. Javed is a brand ambassador of 1st India International Animation and Catoon Film Festival and a son of very famous veteran comedian Jagdeep. Javed has done acting, singing, voice over, comedy and dancing in his career. He is one of the most talented person

Taapsee Pannu-starrer ‘Running Shaadi.com’ to release on Feb 3

Mumbai: Director Amit Roy’s “RunningShaadi.com, starring Taapsee Pannu and Amith Sadh, will hit the theatres on February 3 next year. The 29-year-old actress, who has recently finished the shooting of “Naam Shabana” alongside Akshay Kumar, shared the news on Twitter. “Glad to announce that soon you all can see the reason why I was chosen

‘Remo’ likely to be remade in Bollywood

Chennai: If the industry grapevine is anything to go by, the recent Tamil hit Sivakarthikeyan-starrer “Remo” will most likely be remade in Hindi. At the success meet of the film’s Telugu-dubbed version, lensman P.C. Sreeram hinted about the film’s Hindi remake. “Talks have been going on for Hindi remake since the release of the Tamil

Rajinikanth injured while shooting for ‘2.o’

Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth suffered a minor injury on the sets of his upcoming Tamil science-fiction action-thriller “2.o” here. According to a source, he fell and hurt one of his knees. The incident occurred on late Saturday evening. “Rajinikanth fell while filming a crucial scene and hurt one of his knees. He was taken to Chettinad

Social media comes as a blessing: Sonu Nigam

Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam says that social media platform come as a blessing in the digital world today. “In today’s time where everything is going digital, social media comes as a blessing. It’s always good to connect with fans. Social media has reduced the gap between fans and their idols and that’s a good thing,”

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Yuvraj, Hazel a handsome couple: Rishi Kapoor

Mumbai:Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has congratulated cricketer Yuvraj Singh and actress Hazel Keech on their wedding and called them a “handsome couple”. Yuvraj and Hazel tied the knot on Wednesday as per Sikh traditions at a gurdwara in Punjab’s Fatehgarh Sahib district. Rishi took to Twitter on late Friday to congratulate the couple.While sharing a

Akshay’s ‘Jolly LLB 2’ to release on February 10, 2017

Mumbai:  Actor Akshay Kumar starrer “Jolly LLB2” will hit the screens on February 10 next year. The 49-year-old actor took to Twitter to announce the release date and share his first look from the film. “And here is the first look of #JollyLLB2 as promised. Ready to meet this Jolly good fellow on 10th February

Make public transport accessible for differently abled: Shabana to Modi

New Delhi: On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Saturday, veteran actress Shabana Azmi urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make public transport accessible for the differently-abled. “PM sir we need to make our public transport accessible to people with disabilities. Ramps, toilets functioning, wheelchairs at all railway stations etc,” Shabana posted on

Aditya Chopra is humble: Vaani Kapoor

New Delhi: Actress Vaani Kapoor, who is gearing up for the release of her second film “Befikre”, has praised its director Aditya Chopra saying that he is a humble man. Asked how was it working with Chopra, Vaani told IANS over phone from Mumbai: “He is such a humble man. You can never feel intimidated

Shweta Tiwari welcomes son

Mumbai: Actress Shweta Tiwari has given birth to her second child, a boy. Shweta, who married actor Abhinav Kohli in 2013 after dating him for almost three years, welcomed their son on November 27 at the Surya Child Care Hospital here. “Baby boy is doing fine and healthy, the process was smooth,” Shobha Sharma, a

‘Kaabil’ preponed, will now release on Jan 25

Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan and Yami Gautam-starrer”Kaabil”, which was earlier supposed to clash with Shah Rukh Khan’s “Raees” on January 26, will now hit the theatres a day early. The makers annouced that film will release on evening of January 25, a day before its scheduled release. “Rakesh Roshan’s ‘Kaabil’ will be releasing in theatres across

Salman to appear on 100th episode of ‘Koffee With Karan’

Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan will be the guest on the 100th episode of celebrity chat show “Koffee With Karan” along with his brothers Arbaaz and Sohail. The 50-year-old actor took to Twitter to share a picture from the sets of the show hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar. “At Koffee with Karan shoot #koffeecentury,” Salman captioned

Shahid, Mira to appear on ‘Koffee with Karan’

Mumbai:Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput are all set to appear on the popular talk show “Koffee With Karan”. This will be the first time that the couple, who have always tried to maintained their privacy, will make an appearance on national television. Shahid, 35, took to Instagram to share a picture from

I love being looked upon as a sex symbol: Ranveer Singh

Mumbai: Everytime he posts a selfie flaunting his physique, his female fans go into a tizzy and Ranveer Singh says he enjoys all the attention coming his way. Having started out with a rustic boy-next-door look with “Band Baaja Baarat”, the actor had a major turnaround with films like “Gunday”, “Ram Leela” and “Dil Dhadkne

Kahaani 2: Vidya Balan shines in riveting thriller

Director: Sujoy Ghosh Cast: Vidya Balan, Arjun Rampal, Kharaj Mukherji, Tota Roy Choudhuri, Kaushik Sen, Jugal Hansraj, Tunisha Sharma By Saibal Chatterjee A decent enough follow-up to the 2012 sleeper hit that unveiled a new kind of woman-centric Bollywood thriller, Sujoy Ghosh’s Kahaani 2 is a grim, gritty and gripping drama that addresses a serious