Sep 15

SRK’s dwarf to take on Hrithik’s “Krrish 4” in Christmas 2018

Mumbai: The industry is buzzing with animpending box-office fight between “Raees” and “Kaabil”, but superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan are already in a mood for another such fight as the former’s film with Aanand L Rai and “Krrish 4” will be releasing on Christmas 2018. Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan is set to revive the

Priyanka Chopra among world’s highest paid TV actresses

Los Angeles: Priyanka Chopra has become the first Indian star to enter the Forbes list of highest paid television actresses in the world, after starring on American series “Quantico”. Priyanka ranks eighth in the coveted list, which has retained American actress Sofia Vergara at the first position fifth year in a row. The 44-year-old Colombian-American

‘Tum Bin 2’ gave me opportunity to show my talent: Neha Sharma

Mumbai: Actress Neha Sharma is happy making a comeback on the big screen with director Anubhav Sinha’s sequel to the 2001 hit romantic film “Tum Bin” as she feels the movie gave her the platform to showcase her acting talent. Neha was last seen in Jacky Bhagnani-starrer “Youngistaan”, in 2014. “I have to thank the

Women being offered variety of roles: Shabana

Mumbai: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who will next be seen as Zeenat in “Ek Maa Jo Laakhon Ke Liye Bani Amma”, says she decided to be a part of the popular TV show because in today’s time television is offering a variety of roles to actress irrespective of age. “It’s a really good time not

Comic timing comes naturally to me: Sharman Joshi

Mumbai: Actor Sharman Joshi, who has shown his comic side in movies like “3 Idiots” and “Golmaal: Fun Unlimited”, says comic timing comes naturally to him. “Comic timing is something which comes pretty naturally to me. Maybe because I have done it in a number of movies and also, I love it. It’s worth bringing

Big B connects with students across India via Reliance Jio

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan connected with over three lakh students from 100 different schools with the help of telecom service Reliance Jio while stationed at his office here. “It’s been a hectic day connecting and speaking to over a 100 schools all over the country right from Gujarat, Jammu to would you believe it Nagaland in

‘Tashan-e-Ishq’ to bid adieu

Mumbai: Romantic drama “Tashan-e-Ishq”, which has completed a year-long run, is going off air. The last episode will be aired on September 16. Zee TV show’s team, including its cast members like Jasmin Bhasin, Naman Shaw and Zain Imam, shot the last episode on Tuesday. Jasmin, who played the role of Twinkle, said in a

Yash Raj Films to honour Indian Paralympic medal winners

Mumbai: Yash Raj Films has announced that it will honour Indian athletes, who will win gold at the ongoing Rio Paralympics. The film production company has also saluted Mariyappan Thangavelu for his historic gold win in men’s high jump. According to YRF, the Rs 10 lakh rupee cash reward for Rio Paralympics winners is to

SRK wishes Anubhav Sinha best of luck for ‘Tum Bin 2’

Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has wished good luck to filmmaker Anubhav Sinha for his upcoming film “Tum Bin 2”. Shah Rukh, who worked with Sinha in the 2011 science-fiction superhero film “Ra.One”, took to Twitter to wish the director. “Best of luck for this labour of love to my friend Anubhav Sinha. ‘Tum Bin

Kunal Kapur excited about Saif Ali Khan’s ‘Chef’

Mumbai: Celebrity chef Kunal Kapur is hopeful that the upcoming film “Chef”, starring Saif Ali Khan, will project the lives of food experts in good way. “Chef”, a 2014 American comedy-drama, written produced and directed by Jon Favreau, is now set get an Indian adaptation. “Airlift” director Raja Krishna Menon will helm the project in

Women have been suppressed a lot in India: Kirti

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Kirti Kulhari feels women in the country have been suppressed a lot with several restrictions on them about how to conduct their life. The actress feels till today a woman faces a list of do’s and dont’s by her family members or society. “I am sure there are worse countries than us

Always wanted to work with Anil: Gulzar

Mumbai: Gulzar is returning to screenplay writing with debutant Harshvardhan Kapoor-starrer “Mirzya”, but the writer-poet says it’s the actor’s star father Anil, who he always longed to work with. Gulzar has collaborated with director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra for “Mirzya”, which is inspired by the Punjabi folklore of ‘Mirza-Sahiban’. The film’s team, along with Anil, daughters

Fire on ‘Badho Bahu’ sets

Mumbai: A fire broke out on the set of TV entertainer “Badho Bahu” here. The cast and crew of the &TV show managed to escape without injuries. The incident happened on Tuesday when some lights that are being used for shooting, exploded. Reality TV star Prince Narula, who has made his fiction show debut with

No pressure on Harshvardhan, Saiyami ahead of ‘Mirzya’ release

Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakyesh Om prakash Mehra’s “Mirzya” will see the debut of two new faces- Harshvardhan Kapoor and Saiyami Kher, but the duo are unfazed by their family legacy. Harshvardhan is actor’s Anil Kapoor son, while Saiyami is the granddaughter of yesteryear actress Usha Kiran and niece of Tanvi Azmi. The 24-year-old actress says she

Debutant Harshvardhan draws inspiration from Aamir, Ranbir

Mumbai: Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan is all set for his Bollywood debut and he says he looks up to superstar Aamir Khan when it comes to script selection and admires Ranbir Kapoor’s spontaneity. Harshvardhan stars in “Mirzya”, directed by Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra. The film is inspired by the Punjabi folklore of ‘Mirza-Sahiban’. When asked which

B-town stars support Global Citizen India Project

Actresses Surveen Chawla and Lehar Khan sharing light moments at the trailer launch event of their upcoming film ‘Parched in Mumbai on Monday. DL Global Citizen, a social action platform, and The Global Education and Leadership Foundation (tGELF) on Monday launched the Global Citizen India platform in Mumbai. The event was attended by Bollywood superstars

Couldn’t get any better for me: Saiyami on ‘Mirziya’

Saiyami will share screen space with Harshvardhan Kapoor, son of actor Anil Kapoor aiyami Kher, who started her career with a Telugu film Rey, is making her Bollywood debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Mirziya. She says that it can’t get any better than this. “It couldn’t get any better for me. I was chosen for

I am not a Kapoor or Khan but a hard worker: Poonam Pandey

Mumbai: Model-turned-actress Poonam Pandey says that she doesn’t have famous surnames like Kapoor or Khan but she works hard. “Neither do I belong to a filmy background nor I am a Kapoor or a Khan but I am a hard worker. It’s all my hard work that I have come this far. I used created

Anil Kapoor gets emotional at music launch of ‘Mirzya’

Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor gave an emotional speech at the music launch of his son Harshwardhan Kapoor’s debut film “Mirzya” and said not to expect anything like him from Harshwardhan and that was his strength. “My father came here few years back and he saw success, he saw disappointments but that gave us strength, so

YRF announces ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ sequel

Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan and actress Katrina Kaif will again be seen together sharing screen space in the sequel of their 2012 film “Ek Tha Tiger”. A statement from Yash Raj Films (YRF) on Tuesday said that the film is titled “Tiger Zinda Hai”, and will be directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. The makers of