Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Deepika, Ranbir Kapoor share hugs, goodbye kisses ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:29:41 +0530

Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Actors and former couple Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor were spotted greeting each other with hugs and goodbye kisses after an event here.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Badhaai Ho' to be remade in south Indian languages ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:02:08 +0530

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Producer Boney Kapoor is set to remake last year's hit Hindi film "Badhaai Ho" in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra features in powerful women list ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:59:54 +0530

Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS) Global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep in USA Today's list of "50 most powerful women in entertainment".


]]> <![CDATA[ Randhir, Karisma meet Rishi Kapoor in New York ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:53:07 +0530

New York, March 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Randhir Kapoor along with his daughter and actress Karisma Kapoor paid a visit to his brother Rishi Kapoor, who is currently undergoing medical treatment here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vivek Oberoi unveils Modi biopic's second poster ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:50:16 +0530

Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Actor Vivek Anand Oberoi, who is gearing up for the release of "PM Narendra Modi", unveiled the film's second poster on Tuesday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Alia bags her first film with Bhansali ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:48:13 +0530

Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt has teamed up with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali for the film titled "Inshallah".


]]> <![CDATA[ Insecurities push you to do better: Arjun Kapoor ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:46:05 +0530

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor, who made his debut in Bollywood in 2012, says the profession comes with a lot of insecurities which push him to do better.


]]> <![CDATA[ RGV postpones 'Lakshmi's NTR' release to March 29 ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:33:29 +0530

Hyderabad, March 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has postponed the release of his controversial movie "Lakshmi's NTR" to March 29.


]]> <![CDATA[ Stories should be unapologetically Indian: Ashwiny ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:07:45 +0530

Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) As Indian movies or films set in the country are gaining visibility globally at various international film festivals and award ceremonies including Oscars, celebrated film director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari says that this is the right time to be "unapologetically Indian" with our stories.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'PM Narendra Modi' release preponed to April 5 ]]> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:55:22 +0530

 Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) "PM Narendra Modi", being directed by National Award-winner Omung Kumar B, which was scheduled to release on April 12, will now open on April 5.

]]> <![CDATA[ Have to discover many more images: Akshay Kumar ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:02:56 +0530

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) From being an action hero to comedy king and now as Bollyood's poster boy of patriotism, actor Akshay Kumar says he has still many more areas to explore.


]]> <![CDATA[ Producers up in arms against Kerala director ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:59:11 +0530

 Thiruvananthapuram, March 18 (IANS) The Kerala Producers Association on Monday met state police chief Loknath Behra with a request to speed up the probe against popular Malayalam film director Roshan Andrews for allegedly roughing up producer Allwyn Antony.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'The Least of These...' is about tolerance: Sharman ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:51:52 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Actor Sharman Joshi, who is gearing up for release of his first Hollywood film "The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story", says the movie sends out the message of love, peace, tolerance and harmony.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ranveer Singh gets quirky with GIFs, enthrals fans ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:59:36 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) After wooing the audience with his power-packed performances in movies like "Simmba" and "Gully Boy", actor Ranveer Singh on Monday treated his fans with his own quirky and fun GIFs.


]]> <![CDATA[ SRK sets out on Dubai adventure to unravel secrets ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:47:49 +0530

Dubai, March 18 (IANS) In an Indiana Jones style promotional campaign for Dubai Tourism, its ambassador and Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan is seen performing death defying stunts to unravel mysteries.


]]> <![CDATA[ Freida Pinto urges people to act on climate change ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:25:11 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Ahead of the premiere of "Wild Edens: South Asia" documentary in India, actress Freida Pinto urged people to "focus on the planet before the effects of global warming become absolutely irreversible".


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Evening Shadows' is a flawed but brave film ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:57:28 +0530

Film: "Evening Shadows" (Netflix); Cast: Mona Ambegaonkar, Ananth Mahadevan, Devansh Doshi; Director: Sridhar Rangayan; Rating: ***(3 stars)  

]]> <![CDATA[ Films more important to me than fame: Janhvi Kapoor ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:50:44 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Actress Janhvi Kapoor says her films are more important to her than earning fame as she has experienced fame since her childhood.


]]> <![CDATA[ Motherhood is a life changing experience: Soha ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:48:33 +0530

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan says embracing motherhood has helped her evolve and has been a life changing experience.


]]> <![CDATA[ SRK's son channels inner 'Narcos' on French holiday ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:16:36 +0530

Paris, March 18 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khans son Aryan posted a series of new photographs from his French holiday on social media, where he's seen channeling his inner "Narcos".


]]> <![CDATA[ Sumalatha to contest as Independent from Mandya ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:20:26 +0530

Bengaluru, March 18 (IANS) South Indian multi-lingual actress Sumalatha, widow of late Karnataka Congress leader M.H. Ambareesh, on Monday announced her decision to contest the Lok Sabha election as an Independent from Mandya.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rishi remembers Shashi Kapoor on 81st birth anniversary ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:42:12 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) On the occasion of the 81st birth anniversary of late actor-filmmaker Shashi Kapoor on Monday, his nephew and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor got nostalgic.


]]> <![CDATA[ Madhuri's Marathi project gets release date ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:39:32 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene and her husband Shriram Nene's upcoming Marathi production "15 August" is set to release on Netflix on March 29.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ali Fazal on how being in love helps onscreen romance ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:36:57 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) It is a happy co-incidence that actor Ali Fazal has done his first full-fledged romantic film "Milan Talkies" right when his own love story with actress Richa Chadha unfolds.


]]> <![CDATA[ B-Town celebs mourn Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's demise ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:33:53 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Bollywood names such as Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher have mourned the death of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who died aged 63.


]]> <![CDATA[ Can't beat, join them: Sharmila on Taimur-frenzy ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:30:21 +0530

Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Veteran actress and internet sensation Taimur Ali Khan's grandmother, Sharmila Tagore, says the only way for the family to deal with the paparazi frenzy over her grandson is to accept it.


]]> <![CDATA[ Modi biopic poster launch put off on Goa CM's death ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:25:02 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The launch of second poster of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's biopic of the same name was postponed following the death of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday evening.


]]> <![CDATA[ Eventually, it is the content that counts (Column: B-Town) ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:22:11 +0530

The superstars have been failing on a regular basis to deliver, notwithstanding their Eid, Diwali, Christmas and other festival release dates, not to mention 4000+screens and enhanced ticket rates! Anything goes in the name of stunts -- and the special effects will do the job, is not working anymore.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonali celebrates 'new normal' life with family ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:18:55 +0530

Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) After spending months in New York battling cancer, actress Sonali Bendre Behl is celebrating her "new normal" life with her family and friends.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kirron Kher faces fight from Congress and within BJP (Dangal 2019) ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:14:35 +0530

Chandigarh, March 17 (IANS) The quintessential 'Mummyji' of Bollywood movies is donning her motherly avatar as she has begun her over two-month long electoral campaign to retain the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Sifar' inspired by Lord Buddha: Tushar Lall ]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:09:59 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Music composer-arranger Tushar Lall has unveiled a track titled "Sifar", which is inspired by Lord Buddha.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ways to prep your skin for summer heat ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:55:08 +0530

New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) The harsh summer heat can spoil your skin. Don't forget to moisturise and keep yourself hydrated, say experts.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sidharth is fun to work with: Rakul Preet Singh ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:49:50 +0530

 New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Actress Rakul Preet Singh, who will share screen space with actor Sidharth Malhotra once again, says it's fun to work him.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Dear Comrade', Vijay sure knows how to kiss ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 16:37:52 +0530

 Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Telugu cinemas most rapidly rising star Vijay Deverakonda is ready with his next release titled "Dear Comrade", which will be his biggest release to date in four languages Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pandit Chhannu Lal may not propose Modi's name again ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 16:10:09 +0530

Varanasi, March 17 (IANS) Disappointed with the Uttar Pradesh and central governments for failing to recognize his contribution to classical music, well-known classical singer Pt. Chhannu Lal can have his own way to protest: he may not become a proposer of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's candidature, this time.


]]> <![CDATA[ Beri to deepen Uzbekistan, India's cultural ties ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:45:28 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Popular Indian fashion designer Ritu Beri has been appointed as the Cultural and Tourism Ambassador of Uzbekistan in India by the Ministry of Tourism of Uzbekistan.


]]> <![CDATA[ Darshan on facing challenges to become an actor ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:38:16 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Actor Darshan Kumaar, who is working on his next film "PM Narendra Modi", says there are many challenges when one tries to break into the Hindi film industry.


]]> <![CDATA[ I still don't feel famous: Singer Prateek Kuhad ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:35:53 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) He has screaming fans at shows who sing along with him whenever he hits the stage with his guitar. But singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad, popular in the indie music scene for his songs such as "cold/mess" and "Tum jab paas", says he doesn't feel famous.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ali Fazal excited to work with Saif for first time ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:29:42 +0530

Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal says he cannot wait to begin working with actor Saif Ali Khan on their upcoming film "Bhoot Police". This will be their first film together.


]]> <![CDATA[ Celina on appointment of 'intimacy superviser' ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:29:30 +0530

Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Actress Celina Jaitly has explained why an ‘intimacy superviser was appointed for her short film directed by journalist-author Ram Kamal Mukherjee.


]]> <![CDATA[ Don't have vision to be director: Swara Bhasker ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:24:23 +0530

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker, who is set to try her hand at producing films, says she does not want to direct movies as she does not have the skill or vision of a director.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Fire' to 'Made In Heaven': Shabana lauds change ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:23:27 +0530

Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) From 1996 when her film "Fire" showcased a homosexual relationship to 2019 when a web series like "Made In Heaven" has tackled the LGBTQ subject with deft, veteran actress Shabana Azmi has witnessed a change worth applauding.


]]> <![CDATA[ Workshops on intimate scenes is important: Kalki ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:17:06 +0530

 Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) National award-winning actress Kalki Koechlin, who has observed a behavioural change among men after the prominence of #MeToo movement in India, says workshops ahead of performing any intimate scene is important.

]]> <![CDATA[ Taimur does not starve: Kareena ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 19:31:12 +0530

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) After her son Taimur Ali Khan was trolled on social media, actress Kareena Kapoor Khan gave a befitting reply to get back at the trollers.


]]> <![CDATA[ Amit Shah to launch second poster of Modi's biopic ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 17:46:01 +0530

New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Ahead of the release of "PM Narendra Modi" biopic, BJP President Amit Shah will launch the film's second poster on Monday here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Oscar debate: Amazon Studios hopes for common ground ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 16:03:45 +0530

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Should films made for streaming giants like Amazon Studios and Netflix be banned from contention at the Oscars? That's not going to work in the ecosystem of this evolving business, says Amazon Studios head Jennifer Salke.


]]> <![CDATA[ Young actors sharpen your skills: Ashutosh Rana ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:58:59 +0530

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Actor Ashutosh Rana, who has featured in some successful films including "Simmba", "Dhadak" and "Mulk" among others, says working with the young generation of actors has sharpened his skills and updated him as an actor.


]]> <![CDATA[ My life isn't interesting for a biopic: Gavaskar ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:56:16 +0530

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Sunil Gavaskar, one of India's iconic cricketers, says his life is not interesting enough for a biopic.


]]> <![CDATA[ Here's how Ranveer reacted to Deepika's wax statue ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:53:11 +0530

London, March 16 (IANS) After the unveiling of actress Deepika Padukone's wax statue at Madame Tussauds museum here, her actor-husband Ranveer Singh took to social media to express love for his wife over her new achievement.


]]> <![CDATA[ B-Town condemns New Zealand mass shooting ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:48:15 +0530

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja among many others, condemned the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, which killed 49 people.