Thursday 19 October, 2017

Deepika draws Smriti Irani’s attention to attack on ‘Padmavati’ rangoli

Surat, Oct 18 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone on Wednesday urged Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani to take action against the attackers who ruined artist Karan Ks rangoli depicting a poster of Sanjay Leela Bhansalis “Padmavati” [...]

Weinstein tried hard to get Aishwarya Rai alone, claims former manager

Los Angeles, Oct 14 (IANS) A woman who identifies herself as Aishwarya Rai’s former manager has claimed controversial Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein had tried to make advances at the globally-known Bollywood actress. Weinstein is [...]

Let’s not discriminate: Farhan on Hrithik-Kangana row

Mumbai, Oct 8 (IANS) Actor Farhan Akhtar has backed actor Hrithik Roshan in the ongoing row with actress Kangana Ranaut. Farhan on Sunday took to an open letter on Facebook to defend Hrithik, with whom he has worked in films such as “Zindagi [...]

‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro’ director Kundan Shah passes away

Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) Filmmaker Kundan Shah, who gave Indian cinema a different brand of humour with the cult black comedy “Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro” and subsequently television shows like “Nukkad” and “Wagle Ki Duniya” [...]

Hrithik breaks silence on row with Kangana

Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Actor Hrithik Roshan on Thursday broke his silence on the dragging row with actress Kangana Ranaut, questioning how two “high-profile celebrities” could have had a seven-year passionate affair without any evidence. [...]

Tom Alter: A greater performer than Bollywood’s dependable ‘firang’

By Vikas Datta He was the most different American India has seen. Born in independent India to a family with roots in the subcontinent from roughly around when the Mahatma returned from overseas, Tom Alter was drawn to Bollywood after seeing [...]

Kangana, Aditya Pancholi embroiled in a legal battle

Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Actors Kangana Ranaut and Aditya Pancholi are now embroiled in a legal battle based on defamatory remarks. Kangana’s lawyer, Rizwan Siddiquee, replied to the legal defamation notice sent by Aditya which was in response [...]

Priyanka Chopra gets on Forbes’ list of highest paid TV actresses

Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra has been ranked eighth on Forbes magazines list of World’s Highest-Paid TV Actresses 2017, which is led by “Modern Family” star Sofia Vergara. With success of her popular [...]

‘Newton’ is India’s official entry for Oscars 2018

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) “Newton”, a Hindi film set against the backdrop of elections in the world’s largest democracy, was on Friday announced as India’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars [...]

I only pray my son is not like me: Sanjay Dutt

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, whose life was caught in a web of drugs and legal hassles, says as a father, he does not want his son to be like him. The son of late veteran actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis, Sanjay fought a [...]