Oct 20

Classical musicians are not entertainers: Amjad Ali Khan

Mumbai:  Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan says classical musicians are not entertainers like Hindi film industry people. “I think Bollywood music is entertainment music. They have cheap wording like ‘Hum Tum Ek Kamre Mein Band Ho’ and it works while classical music is different. We are not entertainers. Classical musicians are not entertainers, we take

“Bande Da…” song from movie “Chaar Sahibzaade 2” is out now

A new punjabi song ” Bande Da…” released on you tube on Wednesday. “Bande Da…” song from movie “Chaar Sahibzaade 2” is written by Dr. Rabinder S Maasroor and directed by “Nirmal Singh”. The singer of the song is “Sukhwinder Singh” has given hi voice in “Bande Da…”. The song is out

Should learn to laugh at ourselves: Bharti Singh

Mumbai: Popular stand-up comedian Bharti Singh believes that people should learn how to laugh at themselves, and not feel bad about jokes. “When I entered the contest of comedy show, I realised people are going to make fun of my appearance for obvious reasons. So, before they started doing that, I started cracking jokes on

‘Tanu Weds Manu…’ fame Haryanvi tutor hired for ‘Badho Bahu’

Mumbai: Sunita Sharma, who helped actress Kangana Ranaut to learn Haryanvi for the 2015 film “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”, is currently helping out the cast of new TV show “Badho Bahu” to improve their diction in the language. As “Badho Bahu” is based in Haryana, the characters are seen speaking in Haryanvi to add to

No place for discrimination in Bollywood, says Salim Khan

Mumbai: Renowned screenwriter Salim Khan says that there is no place for discrimination on the basis of language, religion, cast and creed in Bollywood. “Film industry divided? No way. Film industry is the one place where there is no place for discrimination on the basis of language, religion, caste and creed,” the father of superstar

Stephen Colbert conducts mock interview of Obama

Los Angeles: US President Barack Obama has joked that he “still doesn’t know why” he won the Nobel Peace Prize. He even complained that he hasn’t had a promotion for eight years during a mock job interview with the host of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”. With only three months left in the White

Mumbai set for ‘big movie mela’ MAMI

Mumbai: The eight-day long Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival with Star will screen 175 films, including features, documentaries and short films from 54 countries, from Thursday here. Right from its opening ceremony at the revamped Royal Opera House here, the fest will be bigger than its previous editions, promises MAMI Festival Director Anupama Chopra.

I’m quite romantic: Shruti Haasan

Mumbai: Actress Shruti Haasan says though people consider her as a rocker, she feels that she is a “romantic girl”. “I’m quite romantic, but it depends, you need inspiration also, if it’s a silly fellow, I can’t be romantic with them. People look at me and think that I should be taken out for rock

Michael Moore unveils secret Donald Trump movie

Los Angeles: Filmmaker Michael Moore has announced that he would be debuting a Donald Trump movie at the IFC Center in New York. The movie, “Michael Moore in Trump Land,” is a film version of his one-man show, which he has been performing in Ohio. It is described at the “film Ohio Republicans tried to

SRK, Alia play ‘kabaddi with waves’ in ‘Dear Zindagi’ teaser

Mumbai: The first teaser of Gauri Shinde’s”Dear Zindagi” is out and it’s all about the cute bonding between superstar Shah Rukh Khan and actress Alia Bhatt. The over one minute-long video features the 50-year-old actor giving some life lessons to young Alia. “And so it begins. The sweet journey of life… Here you go, @aliaa08.

Arbaaz Khan to play double role in his next

Mumbai: Actor Arbaaz Khan will be seen playing a double role for the first time in a thriller film. The untitled film will be shot in Switzerland. “I am playing a double role in the film. But I can’t divulge more details. It’s an interesting script and the makers thought that I fit the part,”

Feel guilty to see women fast on Karva Chauth: Big B

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is married to actress Jaya Bachchan, says it is overwhelming to see “the devotion and care” with which wives observe the Karva Chauth fast. But he also feels guilty to see them fast the entire day. On Karva Chauth, Hindu women mostly in north India, observe a day-long fast with

Would like to be private about my love life: Parineeti Chopra

New Delhi: Bollywood celebrities are opening up to the world about issues like facing depression and body shaming. While actress Parineeti Chopra says she is at ease about sharing other aspects about her life in public, her love life is not for all to know. “Just about my love life, I would like to be

Kerry Washington welcomes baby boy

Los Angeles: Actress Kerry Washington andhusband Nnamdi Asomugha have welcomed their second child together The 39-year-old actress gave birth to baby boy, Caleb Kelechi Asomugha, on October 5, reported E! online. Washington’s second pregnancy was confirmed in May, after her baby bump was on display while attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in Washington,

‘Gay Dil Hai Mushkil’ is in trouble: Azad tweets Karan Johar

Karan Johar’s upcoming film ” Ae Dil Hai Mushkil ” has been facing one after another controversies. Initially the movie remained in headlines due to involvement of Pak actors and now became the victim of the twitter through a comment by a bollywood fan. This time the name of movie criticised by a person on

Badshah finds breakups musical

Mumbai: Popular rapper Badshah, who has lent his voice to “The breakup song” in “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”, finds breakups musical. The song has gained a lot of publicity as it addresses the concept of breakups in relationships with the message that a relationship doesn’t always have to end on a sour note and tears.

Amy Jackson showstopper for Rocky S in Paris

Paris: British model Amy Jackson, who has featured in Indian films like “Singh Is Bling” and “Freaky Ali”, will catwalk as a showstopper for popular designer Rocky Star at the French European Indian Fashion Week here. Amy will be seen walking on the runway on October 23 at the iconic Eiffel Tower here. “It is

Karan and I don’t have kids right now: Nisha Rawal

Mumbai: Popular TV actor Karan Mehra’s wife Nisha Rawal has shot down the rumours claiming that the couple are parents to a one-year-old boy. While Karan is currently inside the “Bigg Boss” house, Nisha has issued the statement clearing the air about her apparent pregnancy. “Over the past year, there have been a lot of

Kunal, Jimmy give voice-over for animation film

Mumbai: Actors Kunal Kapoor and Jimmy Sheirgill have lent their voice for the characters of Ram and Lakshman in the “Mahayoddha Rama” animation film. “It’s the way the director Rohit Vaid presented Ram that was very interesting for me. He is strong, he’s fair, he’s a lover, he’s sensitive, he’s even tough. I think it’s

‘Ae Dil…” makers meet top cop for security to screen film

Mumbai: Amid veiled threat by MNS of vandalism at multiplexes if they screen Karan Johar’s “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” for featuring a Pakistani actor, the film’s producers today met Mumbai’s top police officials seeking protection for the theatres to screen it. A team from Johar’s Dharma Productions along with filmmaker Mukesh Bhatt met Mumbai Police