Jun 17

Punjabi girl Sufi Gulati ready to create buzz in Bollywood

Mumbai: Ludhiana girl Sufi Gulati, who has earlier featured in Punjabi film “Munde Kamaal De”, will soon be seen in Bollywood movie “Luv Ke Funday”. She says she’s looking forward to make a mark in Hindi filmdom without running after anyone. “Luv Ke Funday”, produced by Faaiz Anwar and Prem Prakash Gupta, is directed by

Tiger Shroff not part of ‘ABCD 3’: Remo D’Souza

New Delhi: Filmmaker Remo D’Souza has deniedreports that Tiger Shroff has been roped in for the third franchise of dance drama “ABCD”. There were reports that D’souza, who has directed the first two installments of the film, was keen on getting Tiger on board. “I have not selected Tiger for ‘ABCD 3’. I have not

Riteish Deshmukh not ’embarrassed’ about any of his films

Mumbai: Riteish Deshmukh may have featured inmany adult comedies, but actor is not embarrassed about any of his work. The 37-year-old actor has acted in adult comedies like “Kya Kool Hai Hum”, “Kya Super Kool Hai Hum” and his latest “Great Grand Masti”. When asked how his son, who is one-and-a-half years old, will react

Bipasha rubbishes rumours of Salman gifting her Rs 10 cr house

Mumbai: Newly married actress Bipasha Basuhas denied reports that her good friend Salman Khan has gifted her a Rs 10 crore house as a wedding gift. The 37-year-old actress, who tied the knot with her “Alone” co-star Karan Singh Grover in April, took to Twitter to rubbish the reports. “This is the biggest hogwash that

The Beatles’ music now available for streaming in India

New Delhi: Indian fans of the Beatles have a reason to rejoice as music streaming service Saavn has now made the legendary British rock band’s timeless hits available in the country. Saavn has announced the exclusive release of the Beatles’ catalogue of 13 re-mastered British studio albums and six essential collections, making the music of

Udta Punjab
Aamir Khan eager to watch “Udta Punjab” in Punjab

He considered leakage of its CD through Censor Board a shameful thing act its true Ludhiana: “Udta Punjab is a realistic movie and people should support to get such movies on screen as a medium of free speech. As the film makers has put in a lot of time, research and money in making the

Films on sports very necessary: Randeep Hooda

New Delhi: Actor Randeep Hooda, who played a mixed martial arts (MMA) artist in “Do Lafzon Ki Kahani” and will be seen as superstar Salman Khan’s wrestling coach in “Sultan”, says films on sports are “very necessary”. “Films on sports are very necessary. It gives birth to a sporting culture, which I think, we need

Bella Hadid cried over mother’s ill health

Los Angeles: Model Bella Hadid says she used to cry about being helpless as far as her mother Yolanda Hadid’s battle with Lyme disease was concerned. Bella, 19, “proud” of her mother for the way she has coped with the condition – which both she and her brother Anwar have also been diagnosed with. She

Designer Varija Bajaj celebrates womanhood with aplomb

New Delhi: Designer Varija Bajaj broke away from the mundane by making four faces from the media and fashion industry to showcase her creations that pay an ode to womanhood, rather than getting models to do their job. And she made the ladies wear ‘pagdi’ (turban). ‘Pagdi’ — the traditional headgear — was the highpoint

‘Matilda’ star comes out as bisexual

Los Angeles: Actress Mara Wilson, who starred in 1996 film “Matilda”, has come out as a bisexual. Following the Orlando mass shooting, which claimed the lives of 49 people at a gay nightclub, the 28-year-old actress made the revelation on Twitter by posting a series of tweets including the one stating that the Lesbian, Gay,

Bieber slams ‘hurtful, untruthful’ gossip site

Los Angeles: Singer Justin Bieber has publicly called out a Hollywood gossip website and encouraged his fans to “spam” it. In a message posted on Instagram, the “What do you mean?” hitmaker called the site “untruthful and hurtful,” reports aceshowbiz.com. “The website Hollywoodlife is untruthful and hurtful. Let’s spam them and petition to shut them

Nicholas Sparks productions shuts down

Los Angeles: The film and TV productionfounded by romance author Nicholas Sparks is shuttering. The company was launched in 2012 with a two-year, first-look deal with Warner Horizon Television to create TV series. Sparks’ company also produced 2013’s “Safe Haven” and, as its first indie production, the adaptation of Sparks’ book “The Choice”, which Lionsgate

Rajeev Khandelwal not bothered about long breaks between films

Mumbai: Actor Rajeev Khandelwal says longgaps between his films does not bother him. The 40-year-old actor made his Bollywood debut with “Aamir” and went on to work in films like “Shaitan”, “Soundtrack” and “Table No 21”. Khandelwal was last seen on big screen in the 2014 film “Samrat & Co”. “I don’t think life is

CBFC needs overhaul, Nihalani’s ouster not enough: Kashyap

Mumbai: Welcoming the High Court’s verdict infavour of their film, “Udta Punjab” co-producer Anurag Kashyap today sought censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani’s removal and overhaul in CBFC. “We have a humongous problem with Mr Nihalani but if he goes who will come in? What’s the guarantee that if someone comes in, he will not interpret

LeEco partners with Bollywood IIFA awards 2016

New Delhi: Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco has signed up as the official sponsor of the 17th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards 2016 that will be held in Madrid, Spain, from June 23 to 26. “This partnership exemplifies our India strategy for content — providing high-quality curated Bollywood experience to our users on-the-go,”

Lil Wayne’s plane makes emergency landing

Los Angeles: Rapper Lil Wayne’s private jet reportedly made an emergency landing after he suffered a seizure during the flight. The “How to love” rapper suffered a seizure during a flight from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to California on Monday afternoon. Because of the situation, his private jet made an emergency landing in Nebraska, reports tmz.com. Wayne

Enacting romantic scene is the most unromantic thing: Yami

Mumbai: Actress Yami Gautam finds portrayingan intimate scene on screen as the most unromantic thing. Yami, 27, will be seen in the upcoming film “Junooniyat”, a love story, romancing her rumoured boyfriend Pulkit Samrat. “To do a romantic scene is the most unromantic thing to do on screen. Also, we shot in adverse weather conditions

Elton John slams security guards

London: Legendary British singer-songwriter Elton John hit out at security guards who tried to stop people dancing at his concert. The 69-year-old musician was performing at the Leicestershire County Cricket Ground for 17,000 fans on June 11 when he hit out at stewards who were attempting to prevent fans from leaving their seats to dance,

Never get tired of Katappa question: Rajamouli

New Delhi: Director S S Rajamouli is happythat ‘Katappa ne Baahubali ko kyun maara?’ has become something of a pop culture quiz as he believes it shows that “Baahubali” has broken the language barrier successfully. Rajamouli says he and the makers encounters this question every day and it never tires them as it indicates the

Kim Kardashian, Beyonce pay tribute to Orlando shooting victims

Los Angeles: Hollywood celebrities like Kim Kardashian, Beyonce Knowles and Madonna took to social media to express their love and condolences for the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse gay nightclub on Sunday in Orlando, Florida. In the worst mass shooting in US’ history, at least 50 people were killed and 53 others injured