Sep 20

Kareena not playing pregnant woman in ‘Veere Di Wedding’

Mumbai, Sep 20 (PTI) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan hasrubbished reports that she would enact a pregnant woman in her forthcoming film “Veere Di Wedding”. “No (not playing pregnant woman). I am not having six pack abs, but I will have three pack abs,” Kareena told PTI. The 35-year-old actress liked the idea of “Veere Di

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I’m bad and evil in ‘Baywatch’: Priyanka Chopra

Los Angeles: Actress Priyanka Chopra says her character in her Hollywood feature film debut “Baywatch” is evil and mean. The 34-years-old “Quantico” star, who is playing the role of antagonist Victoria Leeds in the movie adaptation of popular TV series of 90s, said people will hate her in the film, reported ET online. The movie

Women getting more importance in films and society: Bachchan

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says women are getting more importance in society and that is reflected in the contemporary cinema as well. The veteran actor said a few decades ago, on-screen heroes fought for heroines but today things have just got better in terms of the latter’s portrayal and roles. “I think during 1970s, the

Sunny Leone to make fiction debut on TV

Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone, who is doing well for herself in Bollywood and has featured in reality TV shows like “Bigg Boss” and “Splitsvilla”, will soon make her debut on the small screen with the popular show “Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai”. Sunny, who started shooting for the show on Monday, will be seen playing

Shoojit wants ‘Pink’ to be made tax free

Mumbai: Filmmaker Shoojt Sircar wants his latest production “Pink” to be made tax free. “We have requested the Delhi government and the main (centre) government to make it tax free. We are talking. Some of the ministries came and saw the film and they have liked it. There will be a special screening for the

Small screen reaches out to more people: John Abraham

New Delhi: Actor John Abraham considers the small screen a platform which gives wider reach to films than the big screen itself. “I think the small screen reaches out to far more people than the big screen does. I have noticed there are certain films, like ‘Force’ … It became a far bigger film when

Watching ‘Dangal’ best birthday gift for Shabana Azmi

Mumbai: Veteran actor Shabana Azmi watched the upcoming film “Dangal” at a special screening on her 66th birthday. She said it was the best birthday gift for her. Shabana, who turned a year older on Sunday, also praised the film’s lead actor Aamir Khan, director Nitesh Tiwari and producer Kiran Rao. “Watching ‘Dangal’ is the

‘Krrish 4’ will not clash with SRK’s film

Mumbai: Bollywood filmmaker Rakesh Roshan is willing to shift the release date of “Krrish 4”, which was clashing with superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s movie with Aanand L Rai. Roshan earlier announced he is developing the next instalment of the “Krrish” franchise and would release it over the Christmas 2018 weekend. Even SRK’s film with Rai

Don’t consider myself a star, says Radhika Apte

Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte says she doesn’t consider herself a Bollywood star, and believes she has a long way to go. “I don’t think I consider myself a star. The journey has been difficult, but it’s been fulfilling. I believe my journey has just begun and I still have a long way to go,” Radhika,

Lauren Gottlieb gets nostalgic in Vienna

Vienna: Dancer-actress Lauren Gottlieb, who is on a “quest of self discovery”, got emotional when she visited the St. Stephen’s Cathedral church in Vienna. Lauren took to Instagram on Sunday to share a long message with his fans in which she talked about how her family lost her grandfather while she was a participant on

Anil Kapoor ready for ’24’ season three

Mumbai: Actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who is receiving rave reviews for “24: Season 2”, says he is open to do more seasons for the TV drama series. During a question-answer chat on Sunday with his fans on Twitter, Anil was asked whether he would love to do more seasons of the Colors show. Anil replied: “Yes,

We are just a failure phobic society: Vikram Bhatt

Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt, whose past few films “Creature 3D”, “Mr. X” and “Love Games” bombed at the box office, says the society is failure phobic.”I feel it’s okay if your past few films didn’t work. Sometimes, ideas work and sometimes they don’t. I think we are just a failure phobic society.

A.R. Rahman in Hiroshima with band

Tokyo: Oscar-winning music maestro A.R. Rahman is currently in the Japanese city of Hiroshima along with his band. Rahman took to Facebook on Sunday to share a photograph in which he can be seen posing alongside two women.”On the way to Hiroshima with my band,” Rahman wrote alongside the image. According to a Facebook user,

Actor Sonu Sood gets emotional recalling father
Haven’t been approached for ‘Dabangg 3’ yet: Sonu Sood

Mumbai: Actor Sonu Sood says he has not beenapproached for “Dabangg 3” yet but is aware that its scripting has started.The 43-year-old actor says there is still a long way to go before the final script is ready as there are several stages involved in the process.”I have not been approached. Even I heard they

‘Bhavesh Joshi’ not a superhero film: Harshvardhan

Mumbai: Harshvardhan Kapoor has begun filming director Vikramaditya Motwane’s “Bhavesh Joshi” and the actor says it is a hardcore action film but contrary to media reports he does not play a superhero in the movie. “Bhavesh Joshi” is the second movie of Harshvardhan, who is awaiting the release of his debut film “Mirzya”. Talking about

Not concerned what people say behind my back: Kangana Ranaut

New Delhi: Her journey in Bollywood has had many bumps but Kangana Ranaut says she has always considered herself an underdog. “We do have bullies everywhere. Whether it’s school, college or your work. You come across a lot of bullies and there is nothing unusual about it and looking back I do believe that you

My father is a feminist: Sonam Kapoor

New Delhi: Sonam Kapoor says her father,actor Anil Kapoor, is a staunch feminist and he never differentiated between his daughters and son. The 31-year-old actress said she and her sister Rhea were not brought up any differently than their brother Harshvardhan. “Cinema is a beautiful medium, can be used to inspire change. Ignorance is what

‘MS Dhoni’ a tale of hard work and success: Sushant

New Delhi: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput saysthe upcoming biopic on Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not just a depiction of the cricketer’s life story but also an inspiring tale of hardwork and success. The 30-year-old actor, who essays the role of the cricket star in “MS Dhoni : The Untold Story,” said Dhoni’s life story is

Celebrities are to be blamed for selfie craze: Varun Dhawan

New Delhi, Sep 17 (PTI) Actor Varun Dhawan says thegrowing obsession among fans to click selfies with their favourite celebrities comes from the stars, who make sure to posts their own pictures on social media.”When I was a kid and saw Salman bhai shooting and people coming up to him to talk to him… I

Not bothered how many kisses there are in Vikram Bhatt’s film: CBFC chief

Mumbai: Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani has lashed out at the Bhatt camp of Bollywood, saying accusing the censor board ahead of the release of their films has become a “marketing tool” of sorts for them.Recently, Vikram Bhatt had claimed the CBFC had told him to cut down the usage of