Aug 12

Freida Pinto filming ‘Guerrilla’ in London

London:US-based Indian actress Freida Pinto, who will be starring in John Ridley’s six-part limited TV series “Guerrilla”, has started filming for it here.The show, which will also feature actor Idris Elba, is based on black activism in London in the 1970s.”I’m thrilled to be working with an artiste like John Ridley who has written these

Ensemble relaunches to offer better fashion experience

Mumbai: Multi-designer store Ensemble has been relaunched here to offer a bigger and better fashion experience. Tina Tahiliani-Parikh, Ensemble’s Executive Director, welcomed guests like Mehr Jessia Rampal, Surily Goel, Manish Malhotra, Amit Aggarwal and Raghavendra Rathore, on Wednesday at the relaunch of the brand’s expanded flagship store at Kala Ghoda here, read a statement. Guests

Pitt to reunite with David Fincher on ‘World War Z’ sequel

Los Angeles: Actor Brad Pitt is reported lyre-teaming with his “Seven” and “Fight Club” director David Fincher on the sequel to 2013 sci-fi apocalyptic action horror “World War Z”. The film recently lost director JA Bayona and it looked like it would be shelved. But Pitt, who is also producing the movie, is looking to

Margot Robbie to star in period love drama

Los Angeles: Actress Margot Robbie, freshfrom her standout performance as Harley Quinn in “Suicide Squad”, is set to star in “Queen of the Air”, Warner Bros’ adaptation Dean N Jensen’s 2013 book of the same name. The script from the book tells the story of trapeze artist Lillian Leitzel and her tragic love affair with

Hathaway, Rihanna join all-female ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ spin-off

Los Angeles:Actresses Anna Hathaway, HelenaBonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, and singers Rihanna and Awkwafina have joined the ensemble heist film, dubbed “Ocean’s Ocho”.Warner Bros is moving forward with its all-female spin-off of “Ocean’s Eleven”, and has filled seven of the eight titular spots, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett, both of whom

St Elsewhere’ star Sagan Lewis dies at 63

Los Angeles: Actress Sagan Lewis, best knownfor her appearance on ’80s medical drama “St. Elsewhere”, has passed away after a six-year battle with cancer. She was 63. The wife of Emmy-winning TV creator Tom Fontana, died on Sunday at home in New York City, reported Variety. Lewis starred for seven seasons on “St Elsewhere” as

Ben Mezrich’s new novel being adapted for screen

Los Angeles: A movie based on author Ben Mezrich’s upcoming book “Woolly: The True Story of the De-Extinction of One of History’s Most Iconic Creatures” will see the light of the day courtesy Fox Studio and Temple Hill production company. The production houses have acquired movie rights to Mezrich’s book, which is set to be

Kim Kardashian is her own biggest critic

London: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian Westsays she is her own biggest critic and her rapper husband Kanye West is her “biggest supporter” when it comes to her body. The 35-year-old star, who has two children with the rapper – admits she struggles to always be happy with her body but her spouse, 39, gives her

Drake declares love for Rihanna during concert

New York:  Rapper Drake declared his love for singer Rihanna at a concert here in front of a huge crowd. “If you’ve got love for Rihanna in New York City… ‘cuz you know I’ve got love for Rihanna,” Drake told the audience before his performance, reports aceshowbiz.com. Drake has been on the Summer Sixteen tour

Tom Cruise’s ‘Mena’ gets a new name, release date

Los Angeles: Hollywood star Tom Cruise’s “Mena” is now titled “American Made”. Its release date has also been changed from January 6, 2017, to September 29, 2017, Universal Pictures announced on Monday, reports variety.com. “American Made” is the latest collaboration between Cruise and director Doug Liman, who helmed “Edge of Tomorrow”. “American Made” is based on

Tom Cruise’s ‘Mena’ gets a new name, release date

Los Angeles: Hollywood star Tom Cruise’s “Mena” is now titled “American Made”. Its release date has also been changed from January 6, 2017, to September 29, 2017, Universal Pictures announced on Monday, reports variety.com. “American Made” is the latest collaboration between Cruise and director Doug Liman, who helmed “Edge of Tomorrow”. “American Made” is based

Lady Gaga to release new music soon?

Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga could be releasing new music this month, according to Texan DJ Chase Murphy. Taking to Twitter to address the rumour, one fan tweeted to Murphy to find out if it was true after Murphy made an announcement regarding it on his radio show, reports femalefirst.co.uk. “Is it true that you said

‘Game of Thrones’ live concert tour to happen in 2017

Los Angeles: One of the most popular TV series”Game of Thrones” is heading to stage. Events company, Live Nation announced the 28-city “Game of Thrones” live concert experience at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, reported Variety. The show, based on music from the award-winning HBO show, is described as a “music and visual experience that

Leonardo DiCaprio spotted with mysterious girl

Leonardo DiCaprio spotted with mysterious girl New York, Aug 8 (IANS) Actor Leonardo DiCaprio was yet again spotted with another mysterious young blonde model at a nightclub here. After a vacation with Nina Agdal, the actor was spotted with another blonde model as he left Up&Down nightclub here on Friday, reports dailymail.co.uk. The “Wolf of

Babies on Ronan Keating’s mind

Los Angeles, Singer Ronan Keating and wife Storm, who will be celebrating their first wedding anniversary this month, are planning to start a family together soon. When they married last year, Keating’s wife Storm became stepmother to his three children. And now they hope to give the singer’s children a sibling. The former Boyzone star,

Morgan Freeman turns narrator on TV

Los Angeles:  Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman turned narrator during an appearance on show “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” when he was asked to talk about the life of an unsuspecting pedestrian. While on the couch of popular host Jimmy Kimmel’s late night show, Freeman was given the task of narrating the life story of a random

George R.R. Martin’s ‘Wild Cards’ coming to TV

Los Angeles,  “Game Of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin might soon launch another sprawling fantasy world on television. Universal Cable Productions has acquired the rights to develop Martin’s anthology series “Wild Cards” after the author announced the deal on his personal blog, reports variety.com. Due to Martin’s exclusive development agreement with HBO, the author will

Angelina Jolie to teach at Georgetown University

Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie will be reportedly teaching a class at Georgetown University in Washington. In May, the 41-year-old actress announced she would be teaching at the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE), which is the sister institution to Georgetown University, for the fall term. Now, she “will do the same guest spot at

Orlando Bloom frustrated over naked pictures

Los Angeles, Actor Orlando Bloom is said to be frustrated over photographs in which he is seen paddle-boarding naked with girlfriend Katy Perry. The 39-year-old actor was photographed in his birthday suit while on holiday with Perry in Sardinia on Tuesday. It took no second for the un-pixelated versions to circulate online. While Bloom has

Tom Hanks dear friend, outstanding human being

New Delhi, Teaming up with Hollywood star Tom Hanks in “Inferno” was a great experience for actor Irrfan as he found the “Forrest Gump” star welcoming and friendly.Irrfan will be seen in the role of Harry Sims ‘The Provost’ in the Ron Howard-directed adaptation of Dan Brown’s mystery novel, where Hanks returns to reprise his