May 25

Films not my world: ‘Free Solo’ star

‘Free Solo’ star For a rock climber, Alex Honnold, whose ascent of Yosemite’s towering El Capitan without any ropes, was documented in Oscar-winning documentary “Free Solo”, people’s recognition for his climb means more than the recognition for the film. “I’m not an actor, I’m not a filmmaker, I’ve never watched the Oscars… It’s not my

DC Super Pets' release shifted to 2022
DC Super Pets’ release shifted to 2022

The release date of Warner Bros animation film “DC Super Pets” has been postponed to 2022.The studio said the movie, previously due to hit theatres in May 2021, will now open a year later, on May 22, 2022. The film is directed by Jared Stern and Sam Levine and is being produced by Patty Hicks.

'John Wick 4' scheduled to release in 2021
‘John Wick 4’ scheduled to release in 2021

Neo-noir action thriller film “John Wick 4” is scheduled for a 2021 release.Lionsgate announced on Monday that it has scheduled “John Wick 4” for May 21, 2021. The studio made the announcement via a message to fans: “You have served. You will be of service. ‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ is coming – May 21, 2021.””John

Sophie Turner pens an ode to her 'GoT' character
Sophie Turner pens an ode to her ‘GoT’ character

As “Game of Thrones”, one of the most popular fantasy series, has finally concluded after its eighth season, actress Sophie Turner, who rose to fame with the role of Sansa in the show, bid an emotional goodbye to her character on social media. “Sansa, thank you for teaching me resilience, bravery and what true strength

Actor Chris Rock set to reboot 'Saw' series
Actor Chris Rock set to reboot ‘Saw’ series

Comedian-actor Chris Rock and entertainment company Lionsgate are collaborating on a “Saw” spinoff.”I’ve been a fan of ‘Saw’ since the first film in 2004. I am excited by the opportunity to take this to a really intense and twisted new place,” Rock said. The franchise revolves around the fictional character John Kramer, also called the

Spears may not perform Vegas residency
Spears may not perform Vegas residency

Britney Spears, who cancelled her Las Vegas residency earlier this year, may never return to perform there, says her long-time manager Larry Rudolph. “As the person who guides her career – based on the information I and all of the professionals who work with her are being told on a need-to-know basis – from what

'The Last Summer' an underrated film this season
‘The Last Summer’ an underrated film this season

Film: “The Last Summer” on Netflix; Director: William Bindley; Cast: K.J. Apa, Maia Mitchell, Jacob Latimore and Sosie Bacon; Rating: ***(3 stars)It is easy to be dismissive and contemptuous about teen-campus flicks. Films about shallow preoccupations presume the characters indulging in them, to be shallow. Worse still, those filmmakers who direct films about superficial youngsters

'Killing Eve' wins at BAFTA TV awards
‘Killing Eve’ wins at BAFTA TV awards

America drama “Killing Eve” was the biggest winner at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) gala here.The awards ceremony was held on Sunday at the Royal Festival Hall here. The hit show took home three trophies, for best drama series, best actress for Jodie Comer and best supporting actress for Fiona Shaw,

'Twin Peaks' star Peggy Lipton dies at 72
‘Twin Peaks’ star Peggy Lipton dies at 72

Actress and former model Peggy Lipton, who rose to stardom with “The Mod Squad” and “Twin Peaks”, has died. She was 72.Her death from cancer was announced on Saturday by Kidada and Rashida Jones, her daughters from a marriage to famed music producer Quincy Jones. “She made her journey peacefully with her daughters and nieces

Bella Thorne to star in horror movie 'Friendship Game'
Bella Thorne to star in horror movie ‘Friendship Game’

Actress Bella Thorne will star in science-fiction horror movie “The Friendship Game”.The film will be directed by Scooter Corkle, who will be helming it from a script by Damien Ober. Daniel Bekerman of Scythia Films is the producer. CAA and Tannaz Anisi’s 13 Films are launching sales at the Cannes Film Festival, which opens on

Documentary on Jonas Brothers gets premiere date
Documentary on Jonas Brothers gets premiere date

“Chasing Happiness”, a documentary about the newly reunited Jonas Brothers, will premiere on June 4. It will be available on Amazon Prime Video worldwide. The film promises never-before-seen footage of Nick, Joe, and Kevin Jonas, starting with their early days of growing up in New Jersey in a family struggling to make ends meet, reports

Priyanka congratulates Meghan, Prince Harry
Priyanka congratulates Meghan, Prince Harry

The MET Gala may have been keeping Priyanka Chopra Jonas busy, but the actress ensured she gave an Instagram shout out on the arrival of her friend Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s first baby. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed a son on Monday. Priyanka posted a screenshot of the royals’ announcement and wrote,

Priyanka, Nick Jonas go whimsical at MET Gala

American actor-singer Nick Jonas and actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas brought a dose of whimsy to the Met Gala 2019 with their appearance as a married couple. Nick, 26, and Priyanka, 36, attended their first Met Gala here as a married couple on Monday night.For the event with theme ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’, Priyanka brought whimsy

'Endgame' crosses $2 bn, now second highest grosser
‘Endgame’ crosses $2 bn, now second highest grosser

Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Endgame” has surpassed the $2 billion mark in its second weekend, obliterating the record for the fastest film to reach that milestone. “Avengers: Endgame” is now the second-highest grossing movie of all time with $2.188 billion globally, passing “Titanic” in just 11 days. It took “Avatar”, the previous record holder for quickest

Priyanka has a 'How I Met' Nick story for her kids
Priyanka has a ‘How I Met’ Nick story for her kids

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas already has an epic love story lined up for her future children with husband and singer Nick Jonas.With the annual Met Gala happening on Monday, Priyanka, 36, expressed some nostalgia when she shared a set of photographs of her and Nick, 26, from the 2017 ball on her Instagram. Priyanka says

Naomi Campbell never cared about fame
Naomi Campbell never cared about fame

Naomi Campbell never cared about “fame” or “celebrity” at the height of her supermodel success.Campbell told Britain’s Grazia magazine: “I adore Gigi and Bella, I embrace them, they are hard-working girls. So I can only speak for my generation of women, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Stephanie Seymour, Tatjana Patitz, Kate Moss.She added: “We never cared

Johnny Galecki expecting first child with girlfriend
Johnny Galecki expecting first child with girlfriend

“The Big Bang Theory” star Johnny Galecki is expecting his first child with girlfriend Alaina Meyer. Galecki, 43, and Meyer, 21, announced the news on Instagram. “We are absolutely over the moon to announce that we will soon be welcoming a little one into this crazy and wonderful world,” Galecki posted.”We ask that you please

'Twilight' getting a film-concert tour
‘Twilight’ getting a film-concert tour

The “Twilight” saga will be back, this time as a live concert that will tour the world.The hit movie franchise, based on Stephenie Meyer’s book series, is getting a film-concert tour just like Lionsgate properties “The Hunger Games” and “La La Land”, reports Lionsgate is launching the “Twilight in Concert” world tour in August

Priyanka, Nick share a kiss at Billboard Music Awards
Priyanka, Nick share a kiss at Billboard Music Awards

Actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas shared a kiss with her husband and pop singer Nick Jonas at the Billboard Awards 2019 here.The actress shared an Instagram stories post where she, along with Sophie Turner and Danielle Jonas, is seen enjoying a performance by the Jonas Brothers and also sang along the number “Sucker” with them. Nick

Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company unveils slate of Netflix projects

Former US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama have announced a slate of projects that they will be producing for Netflix. Barack and Michelle, who formed their production banner Higher Ground last year, unveiled seven projects, scheduled to be developed and released in the coming years in partnership with the streaming giant. “We