May 22

Indian models doing very well internationally: Coco Rocha

Bengaluru: Canadian supermodel Coco Rocha, also the global brand ambassador of USL-Diageo’s #LoveScotch campaign, believes that Indian models are doing “very well” on the international platforms. Models like Ujjwala Raut and Lakshmi Menon have made India proud on the international platform, and Rocha asserts that it is because of their personalities. “Indian models are doing

Prince may have been dead for six hours before being found

Los Angeles: According to a new report that has surfaced, late pop icon Prince might have been dead for at least six hours before his body was found in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota. According to details surfaced by Minnesota’s Star Tribune, responding paramedics say the Grammy winner was likely dead

Vin Diesel remembers Paul Walker while shooting ‘Fast 8’

Los Angeles: Vin Diesel honored late friendand “Fast and Furious” co-star Paul Walker, who died in a fatal car crash in 2013, in an emotional Instagram post. With production on “Fast 8” currently underway, Diesel, 48, shared a touching account he had with one of the film’s crew members with his social media followers. “Many

Ayushmann gets rid of his stubble for new film

Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana has ditched hisbeard for his upcoming film “Meri Pyaari Bindu”, which stars Parineeti Chopra opposite him. Ayushmann, 31, who is teaming up with the “Kill Dil” star for the first time for a film, took to Twitter to share his new look. “Going for the clean shaven look. I tried this. Hitler/Chaplin

Sushmita celebrates 22 years of her Miss Universe win

Mumbai: Actress Sushmita Sen, the first Indian to clinch the prestigious Miss Universe crown in 1994, on Saturday celebrated her win by calling it a moment of “honour” for her. Sushmita took to Twitter to share photographs of her winning moment. In a series of tweets, she wrote: “I am truly at a loss for

Bhumika Chawla excited about ‘Luv U Alia’ Mumbai

Mumbai: “Tere Naam” fame actress Bhumika Chawla says she has never played any role like the one in her upcoming film “Luv U Alia”, which has a “good message for the society”. Bhumika told IANS: “I am very happy with the way my character has been written. The role is very powerful and has many

Don’t expect me to dance like Hrithik and Tiger: Salman Khan

Mumbai: Salman Khan will be performing aftera gap of four years at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards but the superstar says he won’t be able to dance like Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff.The IIFA awards will be held from June 23 to 26 in Madrid, Spain. “I haven’t thought about it (performance)

Women are expected to be more well behaved: Jennifer Lopez

Los Angeles: Speaking about the sexism thatshe has experienced in showbiz, actress-singer Jennifer Lopez says women are expected to be more well-behaved than men or they earn a monikar of being a diva. Lopez says there have been times when she has struggled to voice her opinion and at times she was made to feel

Rishi Kapoor thanks supporters over asset-naming tweets

Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, whose controversial tweets questioning why the Congress had named important Indian assets and government projects after its icons from the Nehru-Gandhi family sparked a nationwide debate, has thanked his supporters. On Wednesday night, Rishi, via a series of tweets, launched a scathing attack on the Congress and urged the Bharatiya

‘Sarbjit’ goes tax free in UP

Mumbai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan-starrer”Sarbjit” has been declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh, two days ahead of its release. The film, directed by Omung Kumar, is about Indian convict Sarabjit Singh, who was beaten to death in a Pakistani jail. The story will be narrated from the perspective of Sarbjit’s sister Dalbir Kaur, played by Aishwarya.

Why name every national asset after Gandhis?: tweets Rishi

Mumbai: In a series of tweets, actor Rishi Kapoor has attacked the practice of naming all the major assets of the country after the Gandhi family members during the Congress rule. The 63-year-old veteran actor, who had in the recent past, been critical of the Saffron forces on issues like intolerance, picked up the Congress

Anil lauds Sonam’s ‘breathtaking attire’ at Cannes 

Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor has lauded his daughter Sonam Kapoor’s look at the 69th Cannes Film Festival.Sonam, who is marking her sixth year of walking the red carpet at Cannes as the L’Oréal Paris ambassador, chose a custom gown in a cream hue and with a ruffled trail from designer Ralph and Russo, read a

Priyanka Chopra wraps up ‘Baywatch’ shoot

Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra has wrapped up shooting for her international debut film “Baywatch”. The actress on Sunday shared a photograph of herself on Instagram, where she is seen with her back to the camera. “And it’s a picture wrap on ‘Baywatch’… Such a beautiful epic team on an epic film,” Priyanka captioned the image,

Closing film ‘Aligarh’ gets standing ovation at New York Fest

New York: Filmmaker Hansal Mehta’scritically-acclaimed “Aligarh” was greeted with a standing ovation after it brought down the curtains on New York Indian Film Festival. “Aligarh”, starring Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao, was based on the real life incident of Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who was terminated from his job because of his sexual-orientation. “Standing ovation

Kate Beckinsale’s daily exercise fix

London: Actress Kate Beckinsale says she goes “a bit mad” if she doesn’t exercise. The 42-year-old, who has 17-year-old daughter Lily with former partner Michael Sheen, makes sure that she works out every day by either visiting the gym or going on a hike, reports “There isn’t really a typical day… I do have

Sleepless nights for Priyanka during ‘Baywatch’ shoot

Los Angeles: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra is busy filming “Baywatch” and she says night shoots have made her “oblivion of sleep”. “Oblivion… Such an interesting word.. Oblivion of sleep.. N so much more Tonight.. #Nightshoots #Baywatch,” Priyanka posted on Twitter. The 33-year-old “Quantico” actress is playing the villain Victoria Leeds in “Baywatch” movie which also

Real man shares wife’s household work load: Sharmila Tagore

Hyderabad: Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore feels a real man is one who shares household work load with his wife, and says such a move would promote participative relationship, bringing in happiness and peace at home. “It’s in everybody’s mind that this load sharing and this household chores need to be shared, do the laundry at

Big B-starrer ‘Don’ clocks 38 years

Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan-starrer “Don” has completed 38 years of its release in Hindi cinema and the megastar feels blessed. The action film revolves around Vijay, who is recruited by police officer D’Silva to replace Don, a wanted criminal, and trace the details of his illegal activities. But things take a turn for the worse when

Assumption about my ‘Udta Punjab’ role might not be true: Alia

Mumbai: Ever since the first look of AliaBhatt as a Bihari migrant from “Udta Punjab” was released, there have been varied opinions, but the actress says people should wait for the film before forming assumptions on the basis of its trailer. Alia plays a Bihari migrant in the film, which tackles the drug menace in

Waiting to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Shraddha Kapoor

Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor says she wants to work with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. “There are many filmmakers with whom I want to work and I am waiting for them to offer a film. I am waiting to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It’s my dream to work with him and I hope that happens.