Aug 15

Social media trolls upsets family: Neil Nitin Mukesh

New Delhi: Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, who has been a victim of social media trolls several times, says while the negative comments do not bother him, his family sometimes gets upset over them. Neil has been criticised on social media several times with users taking a dig at his acting skills, and making fun of his

Adnan Sami happy to celebrate birthday as Indian

Mumbai:Singer Adnan Sami, formerly a Pakistani, says he is elated to celebrate his birthday – which falls on August 15, India’s Independence Day – as an Indian citizen for the first time. Sami was born in Britain and held Canadian citizenship too, received his certificate of Indian citizenship earlier this year. He tweeted: “Feeling proud

Having six pack abs limits you as actor: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Melbourne: Many Bollywood stars might obsess over achieving six-pack abs but Nawazuddin Siddiqui prefers his lean body structure as he feels it allows him to do variety of roles. When asked about the physique-conscious Bollywod, Siddiqui in a Q&A here said, “I think six-pack (abs) body limits you as an actor. I can do a variety of roles as

Tiger Shroff to star in ‘Student of the Year 2’

Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday announced sequel of the 2012 film “Student of the year” (SOTY) with actor Tiger Shroff as the male lead. Karan took to Twitter to confirm the news that was doing the rounds about Tiger being roped in for “Student of the Year 2”. He posted: “It’s official…Directed by Punit

Rajinikanth to start shooting for ‘2.o’ this month

Chennai:Superstar Rajinikanth, who was out of action for nearly two months, will be back on the sets of upcoming Tamil sci-fi action drama “2.o” later this month. “Rajinikanth sir is fully fit and he plans to join the sets later this month. The producers had a courtesy meeting with him at his residence over the

‘Picket Fences’ actor Fyvush Finkel dead

New York: Emmy Award-winning actor Fyvush Finkel, best known for his roles in “Picket Fences” and “Boston Public”, is no more. He was 93. Finkel died on Sunday at his home in Manhattan. His death was confirmed by his son Ian, who said Finkel had been having heart problems for many months, reports nytimes.com. In 1997,

Picket Fences’ actor Fyvush Finkel dead

New York:Emmy Award-winning actor Fyvush Finkel, best known for his roles in “Picket Fences” and “Boston Public”, is no more. He was 93. Finkel died on Sunday at his home in Manhattan. His death was confirmed by his son Ian, who said Finkel had been having heart problems for many months, reports nytimes.com. In 1997,

‘Hollyoaks’ star Ross Adams is fan of Duncan James’ band

London:”Hollyoaks” star Ross Adams says hehas been a fan of singer Duncan James’ R&B group- Blue and knows all its songs. The 34-years-old TV actor said he has not watched any of their live performances but admires their music a lot, reported Digital Spy. “I’ve never seen them live or anything, but I remember all

‘Fast n Furious 8’ cast thanks fans, crew in sweet letter

Los Angeles: The star cast of “Fast nFurious 8” including Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez and Kurt Russell, has thanked their crew and fans for supporting them during shoot. They celebrated their final days of shoot by posting a sweet letter to their fans on movie’s official Facebook page in which they expressed their gratitude

Liv Tyler couldn’t love anyone with bad taste in music

Los Angeles: Actress Liv Tyler is clear about the kind of men she likes. She says she couldn’t love anyone with bad taste in music. The 39-year-old, who has son Milo, 11, from her previous marriage to singer Royston Langdon, as well as 17-month-old Sailor and Lula, four weeks, with her fiance Dave Gardner, also

Big B hopes India is free from rape

Mumbai: For Independence Day, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who campaigns for various social causes, has expressed hope that India be free of the evil of rape. “Independence Day 15th August pledge… May India be independent from rape… Bharat aazad ho rape se,” tweeted the 73-year-old, who even shared the poster of his upcoming thriller “Pink”. The

Azaad’ salutes tricolour, but does nothing for cinema

Mumbai:This Independence Day, actor Chandan Roy Sanyal turns director with a short film entitled “Azaad”. But is it enough to make a well-intended patriotic pitch through a film? If flag-waving nationalism is the flavour you fancy on August 15, “Azaad ” does it right for you. Chandan, a talented actor yet to get his due,

Six of Prince’s former homes to be sold

Los Angeles:The company which is overseeing the affairs of the late singer Prince has sought permission from court to sell six of his homes. The singer died from an overdose in April and he didn’t leave a will. Bremer Trust had sought permission from a court to sell some of the “Diamonds and pearls” singer’s

Tamil lyricist Na Muthukumar dead

Chennai: National Award winning lyricist Na Muthukumar died here on Sunday due to jaundice, a source said. He was 41.”He passed away at his residence. He was suffering from high fever and succumbed to jaundice,” the source close told IANS.When he began his career, he wanted to be a director. It was with the 2000

Badshah’s new song a reflection of his life

Mumbai: Popular rapper Badshah, who is on a roll with the runaway success of the recreated version of “Kala chashma”, will be releasing a new song for MTV Spoken Word. He says it is based on his journey to stardom. Commenting on the track, Badshah said in a statement: “Hip-hop lets one stay true to

Diesel shares emotional video about Paul Walker

Los Angeles: Actor Vin Diesel has shared an emotional video about late actor Paul Walker amid the drama surrounding Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s “Fast 8” rant.It’s been almost three years since Paul Walker passed away. But the “Fast & Furious” actor is always at the forefront of his co-star and good friend Diesel’s mind, reports

Selena Gomez flaunts Salsa dancing skills

Los Angeles: Singer Selena Gomez has treated her fans to a video of herself doing Salsa with a friend.The 24-year-old sported a white long-sleeve crop top with a black skirt while rocking her new bangs, reports eonline.com.”When my babies take me Salsa dancing even when they told me not to because I’m sick. I don’t

Nawazuddin, Sonam, Fawad win top honours in Melbourne

Melbourne: Actors like Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sonam Kapoor and Fawad Khan received top honours at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2016 here. The awards night, held at the iconic Melbourne Recital Centre on Friday, had “Parched” bagging the award for Best Indie Film while the Shakun Batra’s directorial “Kapoor & Sons” won award for

A Flying Jatt’ sequel on Remo’s mind

Mumbai: Director-choreographer Remo D’souza says a sequel to “A Flying Jatt” will definitely be made if audiences like the forthcoming superhero film. Should the audience expect a sequel to “A Flying Jatt”? Remo said: “If people like the film, then definitely a sequel will be made.” He added: “I have made the film for kids and

Matthew McConaughey, buzz aldrin among celebs present at Rio Olympics

Rio de Janeiro: Hollywood actor Matthew McConaughey is among the dozens of celebrities who have travelled to the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro to enjoy the 2016 Olympic Games. McConaughey and his Brazilian wife, Camila Alves, have been spotted at Olympic venues and strolling around the city, reports Efe. The Academy Award winner watched