Aug 24

Star cast of Punjabi film ‘25 Kille’ hold promotions in city

Amritsar: Upcoming Punjabi film “25 Kille” will bring the famous on-screen ‘jatts’ of the Punjabi film industry, Guggu Gill and Yograj Singh, together for the first time after 16 years. The film is helmed by actor Ranjha Vikram Singh, who was seen in a negative role in “Heropanti”, who is co-producing it with Shirin Morani.

I went through ragging in college: Sonakshi Sinha

Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, whose next film “Akira” also touches upon the subject of ragging, says she had faced ragging herself during her college days. “Ragging is touched upon greatly in the film (‘Akira’). I feel that I did go through it in SNDT (Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University), which is an all-girls’ college

Deepika Padukone finds spot in world’s highest paid actresses list

Los Angeles: Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, who is set to make her Hollywood debut, has already landed a spot in a list of the world’s highest paid actresses, with earnings of $10 million. The list also features heavyweights like Hollywood stars Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and Jennifer Aniston. Deepika, daughter of India’s celebrated badminton player

Alia Bhatt to be face of Gionee

Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Chinese smartphone maker Gionee. She is “super excited” about the association. The “Udta Punjab” actress will be the face of the brand for all the upcoming campaigns. She will also be endorsing the next line of products that the brand will launch.

Raveena Tandon ‘honoured’ to receive award from Dharmendra

Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon says she felt honoured to receive an award from veteran actor Dharmendra here. Raveena on Tuesday shared a photograph of herself along with the 80-year-old actor on Twitter. She also thanked the Trade and Entertainment Achievers Awards for conferring the honour upon her. “Honoured to receive an award tonight from Dharamji,

Parmish verma ‘s first debut song in bollywood

Music video director and actor Parmish Verma has become one of the known faces of Punjabi film industry. Having tried his hands at acting, modelling, video direction, he has finally made his entry into Bollywood.He is a great artist who’s made videos with great storylines like Ninja’s Songs Thokda Reha, Aadat, Gal Jattan Wali to

Work on ‘Padmavati’ sets in full swing, shoot begins in Sept

Mumbai: Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali has begun work on building a set for his next magnum opus “Padmavati” at Mehboob Studios here, even as official announcement about the cast is still awaited. “The set is being made for ‘Padmavati’. The work started few days ago and it is likely to be completed in another two-three

My show not to impress anyone, but touch hearts: Mahesh Bhatt

Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says theintention of his upcoming TV show “Naamkarann” is not to impress anyone but to touch the audience’s heart. Bhatt is starting his television innings with the fiction show, which he has created. It explores the journey of 10-year-old Avni, a curious but perceptive girl who will raise pertinent questions, which

Stan Lee supports Zendaya’s casting in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Los Angeles: Zendaya Coleman’s casting as Mary Jane in “Spider-Man: Homecoming” has got negative responses from fans, but comic book legend Stan Lee has backed the the actress. The Spider-Man creator, who also created the character of MJ, thinks that the Disney star’s take on MJ will be “absolutely wonderful”, reported Ace Showbiz. “If she

Kalki Koechlin prefers western attire

New Delhi: Actress Kalki Koechlin, who is known for her subtle style statement, says she prefers western attire that is not over-the-top. The actress shared her fashion funda when she was in the national capital to launch fashion brand Kazo’s Autumn/Winter 2016 collection inspired from New York fashion. The range was unveiled on Tuesday at

Akshay is the most energetic person in B-town, says Ranveer

Ranveer said that Akshay is very energetic because he doesn’t smoke and drink, and gets up at 5 am The ever vibrant and enthusiastic actor Ranveer Singh feels Akshay Kumar is the most energetic person in Bollywood. “Everyone’s energy in Bollywood is amazing. When it comes to being energetic the first name that comes to

Won’t camouflage baby bump on screen: Kareena

The Actress said her pregnancy does not affect her hectic work schedule or her career Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is expecting her first child with Saif Ali Khan, says she won’t camouflage her pregnancy on screen for any role. The mom-to-be said her pregnancy does not affect her hectic work schedule or her career.

Former Miss Universe Ximena Navarrete engaged

Los Angeles: Mexican actress and former MissUniverse Ximena Navarrete is engaged. Navarrete, who was named Miss Universe in 2010, is preparing to tie the knot with her beau Juan Carlos Valladares, and she took to Instagram to share the happy news with her 1.3 million followers, reported E! online. Along with a photo of herself

Actor Steven Hill dies

New York: Steven Hill, who starred for years as District Attorney Adam Schiff on “Law & Order”, has died He was 94. The actor passed away on Tuesday in Monsey, New York, his daughter Sarah Gobioff told The New York Times. Hill was part of the original cast of “Law & Order” when the show

Biopic on Kishore Kumar, Burman shouldn’t be made: Naseeruddin

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah feels biopics on musical legends Kishore Kumar and RD Burman should not be made as commercial filmmakers will end up “ruining” them. The “Waiting” star says he also heard that a biopic on filmmaker Guru Dutt is underway, but feels it will be better if it is not made. When

When Britney Spears escaped death in Hawaii

London: Pop star Britney Spears says she is lucky to be alive after almost drowning during a vacation in Hawaii earlier this month. The 34-year-old “Toxic” singer has revealed her life flashed before her eyes when she was dragged under water by “six-foot waves” while swimming yards away from her security staff. “I went out

‘The Monolith’ comic book heads to big screen

Los Angeles: An adaptation of comic book series “The Monolith” for the big screen has been announced. Lionsgate is developing the film adaptation based on the graphic novel series of the same name by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The twelve-issue comic series, which was published in 2004 and 2005,

Teresa Giudice slammed for bikini pics of underage daughters

Los Angeles: “Real Housewives of New Jersey”star Teresa Giudice has received backlash from social media users after posting “inappropriate” photos of her underage daughters in bikini. Gia, 15, Gabriella, 11, Milania, 10, and Audriana, 6, are seen posing like adults in their bikinis and people weren’t impressed by their risque poses and bathing suits, reported

Deepika on Forbes’ list of world’s highest paid actresses

New York: Leading Indian actress Deepika Padukone has made her debut among the world’s top 10 highest paid actresses with earnings of USD 10 million dollars in a list alongside Hollywood heavyweights Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and “Friends” star Jennifer Anniston. Padukone, 30, is the only Indian actress and the sole newcomer in Forbes’

Work on ‘Padmavati’ sets in full wing, shoot begins in Sept

Mumbai: Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali has begun work on building a set for his next magnum opus “Padmavati” at Mehboob Studios here, even as official announcement about the cast is still awaited. “The set is being made for ‘Padmavati’. The work started few days ago and it is likely to be completed in another two-three