Aug 11

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

Chinese star Zhu Zhu to star with Salman Khan in ‘Tubelight’

Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan’s next venture”Tubelight” will also serve as the Bollywood launch pad for Chinese actress Zhu Zhu. Directed by Kabir Khan, the film is currently been shot in Ladakh.The 32-year-old actress posted several pictures of her work trip to India on her Instagram account.”Having my first Hindi lesson,” she captioned a photo of herself taking

Remo D’Souza hopes ‘A Flying Jatt’ gets U certificate

Mumbai: Director Remo D’Souza hopes thatthe Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) will give ‘U’ certificate to his upcoming movie “A Flying Jatt”. The superhero-action film stars Tiger Shroff, Jacqueline Fernandez and professional wrestler Nathan Jones in the lead roles. “I hope the film will get ‘U’ certificate as it’s a children film. I have always

Anushka starts preparing for Imtiaz Ali’s film

Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma has startedpreparations for Imtiaz Ali’s project. The 28-year-old actress, who made her debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi,” will be romancing the superstar again in the upcoming movie, which will go on floors soon. “Script -Best companions for prepping a new film. Wonderful feeling. Few days

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

Did a lot of homework for ‘Banjo’: Riteish

Mumbai:  Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh says understanding Banjo players was never an issue but he had to do a lot of homework for the character. The 37-year-old actor will be seen playing the instrument in his upcoming musical-drama “Banjo”. “A lot of my friends used to play banjo. Whenever there used to be Ganesh festival,

I look up to Deepika Padukone: Diana Penty

Mumbai: Actress Diana Penty is proud of her “Cocktail” co-star Deepika Padukone, who is set to make her Hollywood debut in “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage”. Talking about Deepika’s growth as an actress, Diana told IANS: “It’s been superb. It’s absolutely great and she should pat herself on the back. I am proud of

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

Sunny Leone to play actress in ‘Noor’

Mumbai: Sunny Leone, who will be seen in a cameo role in Sonakshi Sinha starrer “Noor”, will be portraying a Bollywood star in the upcoming film. “She will be playing a glamorous Bollywood actress in ‘Noor’,” a source told IANS. This will be the first time that the “Dabangg” actress will be sharing screen space

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

‘We don’t value what we are blessed with in Punjab’

This is the viewpoint of director Sartaj Singh Pannu, who basically belongs to Naushehra Pannuan, a small village in district Taran Taran, Punjab, but so far he has been practicing his filmmaking career in Bollywood only. Why? Because, he feels that in Mumbai he is more comfortable to pursue his art. However Sartaj, who earlier

Salman Khan to be voice of ‘Hanuman’

Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, earlier seen as Hanuman devotee in “Bajrangi Bhaijaan,” has now lent his voice for the Hindu lord, in the upcoming animated film, “Hanuman Da Damdaar”. Yusuf Shaikh, head- feature films, Percept Pictures, said the 50-year-old actor was the unanimous choice of kids to be the voice of Hanuman. “Before we decided

My struggles are getting harder: John Abraham

New Delhi: Actor John Abraham, who started out as a model before venturing into the Hindi film industry in 2003 with “Jism” and now even produces movies, says his struggles in showbiz have become harder with time as he has become tougher on himself. Every newcomer, especially those with no backing of a film family, faces

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