Jun 28

Diesel shares adorable picture of Deepika with his daughter

Los Angeles: Action star Vin Diesel shared acute picture of Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone with his baby girl Pauline. The 48-year-old actor posted the photo on his official Facebook page. The picture shows the “Bajirao Mastani” star posing with Diesel’s 15-month-old daughter while he is busy clicking the selfie. Deepika, 30, is making her Hollywood

Tusshar becomes single father through IVF and surrogacy

Mumabi: Actor Tushhar Kapoor, who is single, on Monday was thrilled to announce the arrival of his son, born last week through IVF and surrogacy. The baby has been named Laksshya. “I am thrilled to be a father! The paternal instincts in me have been overpowering my heart and mind for some time now. Therefore,

Jay Bhanushali confirmed as ‘The Voice India Kids’ host

Mumbai: Actor Jay Bhanushali has been confirmed as the co-host of the upcoming children’s singing reality show “The Voice India Kids”. Jay will host the show along with singer-comedienne Sugandha Mishra. After the success of “The Voice India” — the Indian edition of the internationally acclaimed reality format “The Voice” — the makers are coming

Vivek Oberoi to be seen in “No Smoking” commercial

Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi will be featuringin a commercial on “No Smoking” in his bid to discourage people from smoking. Vivek will be producing and acting in the commercial on “No Smoking”, which will be released across various social media platforms. He is also hoping to have it (commercial) run across various cinema halls. “I

Vishal confirms ‘Sandakozhi 2’ with Linguswamy

Chennai: Actor Vishal Krishna on Monday confirmed that he will reunite with director Linguswamy for the sequel to his highly successful 2005 Tamil actioner “Sandakozhi”. “Linguswamy, Yuvan Shankar raja, Madhie. Luv dis combo. S2 gonna be a gud one,” Vishal wrote on his Twitter page. The project was supposed to happen much earlier. However, due

Wish to make ‘Appa’ in 12 languages: Samuthirakani

Chennai: National Award-winning actor-filmmaker Samuthirakani says he wishes to make forthcoming Tamil directorial “Appa”, about bringing up children from the perspective of three different fathers, in 12 Indian languages as he feels the subject has the potential to travel to every nook and corner of the country. “It’s a subject that should reach everyone. It

It’ll be cool to have “Charlie’s Angels” in India: Anushka

Mumbai: Anushka Sharma feels it will beinteresting if films on the lines of “Charlie’s Angels” with actresses doing action sequences are made in Bollywood. The “NH 10” star, who plays the role of a wrestler in her upcoming film “Sultan” said to have an all female cast in an action project would be interesting. “Wrestling

Google’s doodle honours R.D. Burman on 77th birth anniversary

Mumbai: Google on Monday stole the hearts of music lovers by honouring legendary Bollywood music composer Rahul Dev Burman with a doodle on his 77th birth anniverary. Born in Kolkata on June 27, 1939, Burman had died at the prime of his career in Mumbai on January 4, 1994, aged 54. Famous for a variety

Michael Jackson hated Prince, reveal secret tapes

Los Angeles: Secretly recorded tapes by late popstar Michael Jackson have revealed that he was jealous of the late “Purple Rain” singer Prince and despised him. In transcripts of the recording obtained, Jackson refers to Prince — who passed away in May — as “nasty” and “mean”, reports dailymail.co.uk. “I don’t like to be compared

Priyanka gets jittery before singing at IIFA stage

Mumbai: Bollywood’s ‘desi’ girl Priyanka Chopra says she is a bunch of nerves before performing at the ongoing 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event in Madrid. The actress, who is making waves in the international circuit, took to Twitter to share her views and information about her “crazy” schedules. She

Wiz Khalifa still has grudges against Kanye West

Los Angeles: Rapper Wiz Khalifa says he has still not forgiven Kanye West after the Twitter feud they had earlier this year. The dispute on twitter started when West thought Khalifa was referring to Kim Kardashian in a tweet that was actually about weed, reported Entertainment Weekly. “He apologized. I wouldn’t necessarily say it’s squashed

Imp to be responsible in what you say: Freida on Salman issue

Madrid: Actress Freida Pinto refused to be drawn into the issue of Salman Khan’s controversial rape analogy but said one should be strong enough to say sorry when wrong. Salman has been widely slammed for comparing the gruelling shoot for his upcoming film “Sultan” to feeling like a raped woman and while his father Salim

Sky is the limit for me with right director, says Alia

Mumbai: From being a snob in Student Of The Year, a girl falling for her kidnapper in Highway to playing a Bihari immigrant in Udta Punjab, Alia Bhatt is surprising audiences and critics alike with her versatility one film after another. The actress calls herself a “director’s actor”, adding that with the right guidance, “sky

Aamir, Salman welcome newbie Harshvardhan Kapoor in Bollywood

Mumbai: Superstars Aamir and Salman Khanheaped praise on Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan Kapoor after watching the trailer of his debut film “Mirzya”. “Mirzya”, inspired by the popular folklore Mirza-Sahiban, is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and stars debutant Saiyami Kher, niece of Tanvi Azmi, opposite Harshvardhan. “Congratulations Mehra! The film looks visually stunning. Harsh looks

Will take Anurag Kashyap’s films with eyes shut: Surveen

New Delhi: Actress Surveen Chawla says she would be ready to blindly take on any new project by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, under whose direction she worked in the 2013 film “Ugly”. “He will always be one of my most favourite directors to work with…So anytime an opportunity to work with Anurag will be taken with

No kids for John Abraham for now

Mumbai: He has a successful career as an actor, manages a production house and also owns a football team. Actor John Abraham, who is awaiting the release of actioner “Dishoom”, says he is not planning to extend his family at the moment as he is “concentrating on setting” his systems right professionally. John, who got

There is herd mentality on TV: Mukesh Khanna

Mumbai: Noted television actor Mukesh Khannafeels it is the insecurity to try something new that has been pulling down the small screen where nobody is thinking outside the box. Khanna, who has been a part of iconic shows like “Shaktimaan” and “Mahabharat”, says the TV industry follows a herd mentality with little scope of taking

IIFA kicks off with trailer launch of ‘Mirzya’, Shilpa Shetty’s thumka

Madrid: The 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) gala here kicked off with much fanfare and aplomb. The opening day of the gala witnessed the official unveiling of movie “Mirzya”, which marks debut of Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan, along with some thumkas of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty on stage. With Bollywood biggies

Shah Rukh Khan reaches 20mn followers on Twitter, thanks fans

Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan recorded a sweet video to thank his fans after he hit 20 million followers on Twitter. The 50-year-old actor said it is his fans messages that help him become a better person. “This is me Shah Rukh and this is not a thank you for the 20 million we have

Bhagnani wants Big B, Govinda to appear in Bade Miyan…remake

Mumbai: Filmmaker Vashu Bhagnani says hewould try his best to convince megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Govinda to appear in at least one scene in the remake of comedy blockbuster “Bade Miyan Chote Miyan”. The 1998 film, directed by David Dhawan, featured Bachchan, 73, and Govinda in a double role. Bhagnani’s Puja Entertainment and Films Ltd