Sep 20

Lawrence gets cosy with Pratt in ‘Passengers’ teaser

Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence cosies up to actor Chris Pratt in a spaceship in the new teaser of their upcoming sci-fi romance film “Passengers”. While Lawrence will play Aurora Dunn in the film, Pratt will be seen as Jim Preston in the Morten Tyldums directorial, reports aceshowbiz.com. There is no conversation in the nine-second

Maggie Smith accepts Emmy award, responds to Kimmel’s jokes

Los Angeles: Veteran actress Maggie Smith accepted her Emmy award and also responded to the 2016 Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel’s running joke about “the Maggie Smith Rule.” Smith, a nine-time Emmy nominated actress and four -time recipient, was honored Sunday as supporting actress in a drama series, for her role as Violet, the sharp-tongued Dowager

Jenna Dewan-Tatum guest-starring on ‘No Tomorrow’

Los Angeles: Actress Jenna Dewan-Tatum is guest-starring on network CW’s new romantic-comedy “No Tomorrow”. The story revolves around the blossoming relationship between Evie (Tori Anderson), a buttoned-up quality control assessor, and Xavier (Joshua Sasse), a charming (and hot) hipster who encourages her to seize the day—because he believes the world is ending in a little

‘Game of Thrones’ won’t get prequel spin-off

Los Angeles: Fantasy drama TV series “Game of Thrones” won’t be getting a prequel series, it’s executive producer has said. With only two seasons left for the hit TV series, fans have been asking whether or not there would be any chance of spin-off set in the past. Executive producer of the show, David Benioff, has

Denzel Washington tortured me: Antoine Fuqua

Singapore: Director Antoine Fuqua says getting Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington onboard for “The Magnificent Seven” was not easy. The director added that Denzel tortured him on purpose. When asked about how easy was it to convince Denzel to do the film, Fuqua said: “It wasn’t that easy. He tortured me for a while.” “The

Drake recording new songs

Los Angeles: Singer-rapper Drake is recording six or seven new songs. The ‘Hotline Bling’ hitmaker updated his fans about his new music during ‘Summer Sixteen Tour,’ reported Aceshowbiz. “I’ve been on this tour. I’m recording new music. I’m about six, maybe seven new songs in, maybe, you know what I’m saying. Just getting warmed up.

Sophie Turner not prepared for ‘Game of Thrones’ to end

Los Angeles: Actress Sophie Turner says she has no idea what she will do after fantasy drama “Game of Thrones” ends. Turner said she does not know what she is going to do with her life after the HBO series is over, as it has been her life for seven years, reported E! online. “I’m

‘The Shallows’ not a great survival drama Like ‘127 Hours’

Film: “The Shallows”; Director: Jaume Collette-Serra; Cast: Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada; Rating: ***1/2 The raves that you’ve been reading for this small summer hit are not all well-earned. True to its title, “The Shallows” makes a fairly shallow lunge at thrills. It lacks the profound tragic resonances of other survival dramas such as Danny Boyle’s

La La Land’ tipped to bag an Oscar next year

Los Angeles: Director Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” might shine bright at the Oscars next year — if its victory at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is anything to go by. After winning the Grolsch People’s Choice Award on Sunday at TIFF, the musical, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, is tipped to

McGowan unapologetic for comparing red carpet to rape

Los Angeles: Actress Rose McGowan has defended herself after comparing being photographed on the red carpet to getting sexually assaulted. McGowan noted in an op-ed that a reporter once asked her if she “felt it was inappropriate for the camera to pan up and down (a women’s) body”. She replied: “It felt like visual rape.”

Guy Ritchie may helm next Bond movie

Los Angeles: English filmmaker Guy Ritchie is in talks to direct the next James Bond movie. The 48-year-old star is currently in Los Angeles where he is set to hold talks with producer Michael G. Wilson about taking over the franchise from Sam Mendes. A source said: “Guy has moved up the shortlist and is

David Bowie may have ended own life

New York: Music icon David Bowie may have ‘killed himself’ after battling terminal cancer for months. Bowie’s sudden death in January earlier this year shocked the world, with tributes pouring in even now for the much-loved singer. But now it has been claimed that his passing away may have been “stage-managed”, and it has led

‘Game of Thrones’ star injured on set?

Los Angeles: Actress Gemma Whelan, who playsYara Greyjoy on “Game of Thrones”, had to go to the hospital reportedly after hurting her back. The 35-year-old actress hinted at her hospital stay as she posted on Thursday, September 15 a picture of her hospital undergarment, reported Aceshowbiz. It appears that her injury isn’t too serious as

Lady Gaga prefers men who can play chess

Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga says she would like to date someone who knows their way around a chess board. “I like to play chess, I think that it’s fun,” Gaga, who split from her fiance Taylor Kinney earlier this year, told The Sun newspaper, reported femalefirst.co.uk. The singer’s new album “Joanne”, which she named

Nicole Richie fears Bieber will get sister pregnant

Los Angeles: Fashion designer Nicole Richie is worried the the Grammy award winning singer Justin Bieber will get her younger sister Sofia pregnant. “Nicole is freaking out! She’s worried Sofia will wind up pregnant and alone. She’d taken a home pregnancy test that came back positive, but then took two more and both were negative,”

Absolute dearth of roles for women: Daniel Radcliffe

London: Actor Daniel Radcliffe strongly believes Hollywood needs to step up and fix gender bias as he feels there’s a lack of roles for women in the industry. “It’s sad that people are having to come out as feminist. I thought we’d have got beyond this point. I would hope it would be assumed of

Tom Cruise to return with ‘Mission: Impossible 6’

Los Angeles: Actor Tom Cruise is set to return to the film “Mission: Impossible 6”, following reports of dispute over the deal-making that halted pre-production earlier this year. The 54-year-old will be sealing the deal with production house Paramount Pictures to reprise his role as Ethan Hunt in the action thriller, reports hollywoodreporter.com. The pre-production

Spielberg’s ‘The Girl On The Train’ India release on Oct 7

Mumbai: Filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s next production titled “The Girl On The Train” will release in India on October 7 this year. “The Girl on the Train” is a psychological mystery thriller and is an adaptation of British author Paula Hawkins’ novel. The movie revolves around divorcee Rachel Watson, who takes the train to work every

Orlando Bloom makes his Instagram account public

Los Angeles: Actor Orlando Bloom has made his private Instagram account public and even posted a clip with girlfriend Katy Perry on the photo/video sharing website. Even though the 39-year-old actor created his account nearly 59 weeks ago on July 27, 2015, he made it public on Thursday. Bloom posted a photo of a piece

Lady Gaga’s new album titled ‘Joanne’

Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga’s upcoming album is titled “Joanne” and will release on October 21 via Streamline/Interscope. The pop star announced the LP during an interview with Zane Lowe on Beats 1, during which she said she was still in the studio and hoped to have the follow-up to 2013’s Artpop finished in the