Sep 10

I had best team any first time director could ask for: Nitya

New Delhi : Having worked in the industry fora decade, Nitya Mehra felt it was the right time to make her directorial debut with “Baar Baar Dekho”. Nitya, who has previously assisted popular directors like Ang Lee, Farhan Akhtar and Mira Nair, says she had the best team any first time director could ask for.

Coldplay to headline first Global Citizen Festival in India

New Delhi:British rock band Coldplay has been confirmed to headline the debut edition of the Global Citizen Festival on November 19 in Mumbai. The organisers have refuted reports that tickets for the fest have been set at astronomical prices. “We’re so excited to be announcing that on World Toilet Day — November 19th — we’re

Being in creative profession a challenge: Shruti Haasan 

New Delhi: She sings and acts in films in multiple languages like Hindi and Tamil. Actress-singer Shruti Haasan says that being in the creative field itself is a challenge and that she thoroughly enjoys it. “Being in the creative profession itself is a challenge. I work not only for myself but also enjoy when the

‘Love stories are not my comfort zone’

The 31-year-old star, whose film Baar Baar Dekho released on Friday, says for him it is more about the story than how easily he can play his part e may have gained popularity with his lover boy image but actor Sidharth Malhotra does not believe that love stories are his comfort zone. The 31-year-old star,

‘Baar Baar Dekho’: Gorgeous looking film with a heart

Film: “Baar Baar Dekho”; Director: Nitya Mehra; Cast: Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra; Rating: **** What if we get the chance to rectify all the big mistakes of our life? And what if a magical wand takes us into the future to personally witness all those critical twists and turns on the road journey of

Anil Kapoor proud of Priyanka Chopra’s international success

Mumbai: Anil Kapoor is proud of international success of Priyanka Chopra and the actor says he is happy with the way the actress is working on her career. Priyanka has been creating waves on the international scene since her American TV debut “Quantico”. Heaping praise on his 34-year-old “Dil Dhadakne Do” co-star, Anil told reporters

Anil Kapoor proud of Priyanka Chopra’s international success

Mumbai: Anil Kapoor is proud of internationalsuccess of Priyanka Chopra and the actor says he is happy with the way the actress is working on her career. Priyanka has been creating waves on the international scene since her American TV debut “Quantico”. Heaping praise on his 34-year-old “Dil Dhadakne Do” co-star, Anil told reporters here, “Whatever

Asha Bhosle feels Priyanka perfect to play her role in biopic

Mumbai:  Legendary singer Asha Bhosle saysactress Priyanka Chopra will be perfect to play her role if a biopic is made on her life. When asked who does she think will be best to bring her life on big screen Asha told reporters, “Priyanka Chopra. Because she is also a singer. So she can understand a

Respect sensibility of adults: Ekta Kapoor on censorship

Kolkata: Filmmaker Ekta Kapoor feels the sensibility of adult viewers should be respected and they should be allowed to watch what they want outside the house. “The reason TV is a one-size fits all because we value and honour that we are entering people’s houses. The sensibility of an adult should be given the understanding

Prabhu Deva most humble person in Bollywood: Farah Khan

Mumbai: Choreographer-director Farah Khan has lauded film director and actor Prabhu Deva, saying he is the most humble person in Bollywood. “I am Prabhu’s biggest fan. I think he knows that I started my career watching him dancing. He is multi-talented. First, he was a dancer and then became a choreographer, hero, and director. I

Lata Mangeshkar sends blessings to Asha Bhosle on birthday

Mumbai: As veteran songstress Asha Bhosle turned 83 on Thursday, melody queen Lata Mangeshkar gave blessings and good wishes to her younger sister. “Namaskar. Aaj meri choti behen Asha Bhosle ka Janamdin hai. Main usko shubh aashirwad deti hun. Ishwar usko hamesha khush rakhe. (Namaskar. Today is my younger sister Asha Bhosle’s birthday. I give

Esha Gupta to walk at India Runway Week 2016

New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Actress Esha Gupta will turn showstopper for designer Yoshita Yadav at the Indian runway week Autum/Winter 2016. Yadav is set to make her debut at the fashion week with her label Yoshita Couture. The designer will showcase her collection inspired by the city of Lucknow which remains the fashion capital

Vidyut Jamwal, a next-gen action hero: Urvashi Rautela

Mumbai: Bollywood Actress Urvashi Rautela, 2012 Miss Universe India, was all in praise of her co-actor Vidyut Jamwal and said Vidyut is a next-gen action hero. “Vidyut is my best co-star so far. He is a very supportive and a brilliant actor. I feel Vidyut is a next-gen action hero who is extremely professional and

I don’t interfere in director’s work: Shreyas Talpade

Mumbai: Actor Shreyas Talpade, who is set to debut as a director in Bollywood with the Hindi remake of his Marathi movie “Poshter Boys”, said that as an actor he never likes to interfere in director’s work. “I do not interfere in the director or producer’s work and try to stick to my acting when

Pleasure to back good scripts: Anurag Kashyap

Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, whose production company Phantom Films has collaborated with Cineman Productions for the Gujarati movie “Wrong side Raju”, says it’s a pleasure to back a good script. “It’s always a pleasure to back a good script, and we are happy with the way ‘Wrong Side Raju’ has shaped up and also that

Formula films have become redundant: Arjun Rampal

Mumbai: Arjun Rampal is looking forward to the sequel of his two unconventional films “Aankhen” and “Rock On” and the actor is happy that the audience is accepting content over formula. The actor, best known for his films like “Don”, “Om Shanti Om”, “Housefull”, “Ra.One”, says people want to invest in quality stories. “Cinema is

SRK’s film with Aanand L Rai is not ‘Bandhua’

Mumbai: Director Aanand L Rai has denied that”Bandhua” is the title of his forthcoming film with superstar Shah Rukh Khan. “The title of my film with Shah Rukh Khan is not ‘Bandhua’, as being referred to by the media. The film is yet untitled and we will make an official announcement of the title once

SC refuses to give protection from arrest to Vishal Dadlani

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to grant protection from arrest to music composer Vishal Dadlani for allegedly making scathing remarks against Jain monk Tarun Sagar and asked him to move the high court. A bench of Justices V Gopala Gowda and Adarsh Kumar Goel also declined Dadlani’s prayer for quashing of FIR lodged

Go to high court, SC tells Vishal Dadlani

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to entertain a plea of music composer Vishal Dadlani to quash an FIR and to give him protection from arrest in a complaint against him for criticising Jain monk Tarun Sagar who addressed the Haryana assembly. The apex court asked Dadlani to approach the Punjab and Haryana

Last two years were difficult, but not professionally: Katrina

New Delhi: Her last few films did not do wellat the box office, but actress Katrina Kaif says that the last two years in her life were difficult but not for professional reasons. Katrina was in a long-term relationship with actor Ranbir Kapoor, but the duo broke up earlier this year. Without elaborating on the