Sep 28

Kiran Rao a fan of Kangana, Alia’s style

Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao says National award winning actress Kangana Ranaut has a great sense of style. “I think Kangana has a great style. And apart from that, Alia Bhatt chooses an easy going style which I like very much,” Rao told reporters at the GQ Men of the Year awards on Tuesday. “In men,

Selena Gomez first to reach 100 mn Instagram followers

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Selena Gomez has reportedly become the first person on image-sharing site Instagram to reach 100 million followers. The 24-year-old has beaten the likes of her friend Taylor Swift — who has 91.4 million fans on the site, Beyonce (85.3 million), and Kim Kardashian (83.6 million) to be the most-followed

Sushant visits Dhoni’s Delhi home

Mumbai: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni took actor Sushant Singh Rajput to his home in the capital after the promotions of the forthcoming film “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” here. Dhoni on Wednesday evening took Sushant and the film’s producer Arun Pandey to his home in Air India Colony. The address was home to Dhoni,

Replace Mahira, Fawad in ‘Raees’, ‘Ae Dil…’, demands MNS

Mumbai: The MNS on Wednesday demanded the replacement of Pakistani actors Mahira Khan and Fawad Khan from their respective Bollywood projects “Raees” and “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”. At a press conference here, Amey Khopkar, President of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena’s film wing, said: “The day Pakistan will stop attacking our country, we will extend the hand

Proud of you: Rishi Kapoor on son Ranbir’s 34th birthday

Mumbai: On actor Ranbir Kapoor’s 34th birthday, his proud father Rishi Kapoor said he wants his son to focus on doing good work. “Happy Birthday Ranbir! God bless. Bas, apna kaam achcha karo! (Just do your work well)… We (are) proud of you,” Rishi tweeted. Ranbir has shared screen space with his parents Rishi and

I’m a selfie queen: Kareena Kapoor

Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan call sherself a “selfie queen” and says she is so obsessed with selfies that she takes them every 5-10 minutes. Kareena said this in the upcoming episode of “Vogue BFFs” show, where she was present along with her fashion designer friend Manish Malhotra. When asked by show host Kamal Sidhu

Milind Deora meets Tommy Hilfiger

Mumbai: Former union minister Milind Deora said he was happy to meet American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger, who shared his love for Indian fashion, especially the work of designer duo Gauri and Nainika. “Was a pleasure to see you again Tommy Hilfiger and to discover just how much you respect Indian fashion, especially my pals

Big B, Sachin Tendulkar wish Lata Mangeshkar on 87th birthday

Mumbai: As melody queen Lata Mangeshkar turned 87 on Thursday, celebrities like Amitabh Bachhcan, Sachin Tendulkar and A.R. Rahman wished her good health and a long life. Starting her career in 1943 at the age of 13 with the song “Naachu ya gade, khelu saari, mani haus bhaariÂ…” for Marathi film “Kiti Hasaal”, she ventured

Horrified to be made fun of my skin colour on show: Tannishtha

Mumbai: Actress Tannishtha Chatterjee has slammed a TV comedy show, to which she was invited, for making fun of her skin colour in the name of roast. As a part of the promotions of her recently released film “Parched”, Tannishtha along with director Leena Yadav and co-star Radhika Apte went to show “Comedy Nights Bachao”.

Bhandarkar’s next against backdrop of 1975 emergency

Mumbai: He is known for making films based on the harsh realities of life and now filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar is set to make one against the backdrop of the 1975 emergency. Bhandarkar also quashed all rumours claiming that he is making films called “Bollywood Wives” or “Air Hostess”. “Just to clarify, right now I am not

Star kids handle success better than outsiders: Kashyap

Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap saysactors, who come from outside the industry, tend to lose focus after getting early success, but those from filmy families don’t let the career highs get the better of them. Kashyap, who has mostly worked with outsiders except for “Dev D” which featured Abhay Deol and “Bombay Velvet” that starred Ranbir Kapoor,

Modi wishes Lata Mangeshkar on 87th birthday

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday wished one of the best-known and most respected playback singers in India, Lata Mangeshkar, on her 87th birthday. “Spoke to Lata (Mangeshkar) Didi and conveyed birthday greetings to her. I pray for her long and healthy life,” Modi tweeted. Twitter was flooded with birthday messages for the

Farhan Akhtar to perform at Enchanted Valley Carnival

Mumbai: Actor Farhan Akhtar will beperforming at the fourth edition of the upcoming ‘Enchanted Valley Carnival’ (EVC) this December. India’s largest multi genre music and camping festival ‘Enchanted Valley Carnival’ will have Farhan perform with his band ‘Farhan Live’. The two-day festival offers a mix of music, adventure and entertainment to fans. “I am excited to

Yoga helps me in positive outlook on life: Jacqueline

Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez says yoga helps her in having a positive outlook in life and wants her family to adopt it as a form of fitness. “Yoga disciplines both the mind and the souls and not just your body. It helps me in having a constant positive outlook in life. I would love my family

Prabhudheva releases film song on his app

Mumbai: Ace choreographer-filmmaker Prabhudheva on Tuesday launched the new song “Chal maar” from his forthcoming film “Tutak Tutak Tutiya” on his app, Prabhudheva. The film, directed by A.L. Vijay, also stars Sonu Sood and Tamannaah Bhatia in the lead. Following the title track and “Rail gaddi”, “Chal maar” is the third song from the film. “After

This is a rumour: Varun on working with Big B

Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan has denied reports that states that he is working with megastar Amitabh Bachvhan in “Dabba Gul”. However the young star says that he would love to soon share screen space with the legend. Reacting on the reports, the “Dishoom” actor says that “it’s a rumour and nothing has been confirmed as yet.”

Lisa Haydon announces her marriage

Mumbai: Actress Lisa Haydon has announced that she is soon getting married. Lisa shared the news on her Instagram account On Tuesday along with a photograph with her beau. She posted an image of herself with her boyfriend Dino Lalvani with whom she has previously posted a number of photographs on the photo-sharing website. In the

Film Festivals purest form of education for budding filmmakers: Arjun Kapoor

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor who was present at the inauguration of the 7th Jagran Film Festival on Monday said that film festivals are the purest form of education for the emerging filmmakers. “Jagran Film Festival is going on for 7 years. I feel that this is an advantage for the film Industry. Suppose there is

Aarti Chabria wants to assist Farah Khan

Mumbai: Actress-turned-director Aarti Chabria says she wants to assist filmmaker Farah Khan, who is known for making commercial films. “I am a hardcore commercial cinema lover. I want to assist Farah Khan. She can make you laugh, and emotional at the same time,” Aarti said here. She shared her desire to work with Farah at

Hope filing FIR for women becomes better, says Big B post ‘Pink’

Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) After the recently released film “Pink” brought the functions of the Zero FIR system to light, also highlighting how many women aren’t aware of legal procedures that can help them, megastar Amitabh Bachchan says that ministers have given hope that certain changes in law will make the process of filing FIRs