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  • e Lounge: No issues with Shahrukh being the King Khan, says Salman 9 hours 1 minutes ago

    Bollywood super star Salman Khan admitted frankly that he does not have a problem with Shahrukh Khan being the "King Khan" of Bollywood. At a promotional event in Mumbai, the veteran actor whose recently released movie "Kick" has broken all box office records said that he is happy to be...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify the celebrities by the photos they shared on Twitter? 10 hours 33 minutes ago

    If you have been tracking your favourite stars on Twitter, you are bound to know the photos they have been sharing with fans. Take this quiz to know if you really know well the photos they have been tweeting. ...
  • I don't have any problem with Shah Rukh Khan being the 'King of Bollywood': Salman Khan 11 hours 15 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, who has been delivering hit films back-to-back, feels his arch rival Shah Rukh Khan is the 'King of Bollywood'. Salman has become the first Bollywood actor to give seven Rs 100 crore hit films in a row, including his recent release 'Kick'. "You can say whatever...
  • Kailash Kher: Actors singing in films is a refreshing change 11 hours 38 minutes ago

    Mumbai: With actors lending their voice for films these days, singer-composer Kailash Kher feels it is a good change in Bollywood as it enhances the popularity of a movie. Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor have sung in their...
  • Every actor finds intimate scenes hard: Richa Chadda 11 hours 49 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, who will be next seen with Nikhil Dwivedi in romance-thriller 'Tamanchey', feels that everyone finds intimate scenes difficult. The film will see Richa and Nikhil getting cosy on-screen. "It (love making scenes) is difficult for everyone to do. There are too many people around.. It is...
  • Comedy serial 'F.I.R.' completes 8 years 11 hours 27 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Comical TV series 'F.I.R.', about lady inspector Chandramukhi Chautala and her adept team of police officers solving criminal cases with a funny twist, has completed a successful stint of eight years on Indian television. The cast and crew is ecstatic. It is said to be one of the longest running...
  • Remember 'Ek Chhoti Si Love Story'? 'PK' revives Bollywood's old tiff with racy and controversial film posters 11 hours 27 minutes ago

    One of the key questions that determines the understanding of huge box office collections in Bollywood is simply this: How do you sell the film? At a time when the benchmark of Bollywood BO success has been raised to an elite figure of Rs 100 crore, filmmakers are not...
  • Twinkle Khanna is my superwoman: Akshay Kumar 12 hours 28 minutes ago

    Mumbai: 'Khiladi' Akshay Kumar is a proud hubby! While his wife Twinkle considers him the 'man of the house', he makes no bones about calling her his 'superwoman'. "She calls me man of the house in her column but she is my superwoman," Akshay tweeted Friday alongside a photograph featuring Twinkle...
  • Salman Khan gave valuable inputs for 'Tamanchey': Nikhil Dwivedi 13 hours 14 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Known for supporting new talents and films in Bollywood, superstar Salman Khan has devoted three days for editing actor Nikhil Dwivedi's upcoming film 'Tamanchey'. Dwivedi, who shares a warm rapport with the 'Kick' star, said Salman gave valuable inputs to make the film more appealing. "He did give us inputs which...
  • Why didn't Siddharth Shukla wait for a lead role to enter films? 13 hours 35 minutes ago

    Mumbai: TV actor Siddharth Shukla, who started his journey in filmdom with a small role in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', says he didn't wait for the big role because he wanted to strike a right balance between his TV and films. After several failed attempts, Siddharth finally made it big as...
  • Humaima Malick: Wasim Akram is a very dear friend and will always remain one 15 hours 16 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Pakistani actress Humaima Malick, who was reportedly in a relationship with Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram, says she is still good friends with him. "He is a very dear friend and will always remain one," Humaima said here. The actress, who will be seen in Bollywood film "Raja Natwarlal" with Emraan Hashmi,...
  • Vikramaditya Motwane: I'd love to direct a documentary film if any good subject comes my way 15 hours 23 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane, who has decided to present a feature documentary film titled "Katiyabaaz", says someday he wants to direct a documentary film himself. Production banner Phantom Films, co-owned by Motwane, Anurag Kashyap and Vikas Bahl, is presenting "Katiyabaaz", with Motwane spearheading the project. "Phantom Films is an established production house...
  • Traffic in Mumbai helped Richa Chadda learn foul language for 'Tamanchey' 15 hours 48 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Richa Chadda, who will be seen as a roguish character mouthing foul language in the film "Tamanchey," says the traffic on Mumbai roads had already trained her in the use of such language. When asked if she had any particular person to teach her the way of talking she has...
  • Can Sunny Leone ever be accepted as a mainstream heroine? 15 hours 56 minutes ago

    Hopes, dreams, aspirations, desires, ambitions- however audacious and flighty - are the birthright of every creature of the almighty. Why should an Ontario-born young lass named Karenjit Kaur Vohra - who once worked in a bakery and a tax firm and was later studying to be a pediatric nurse,...
  • Mahesh Bhatt: Adapting films into plays will boost theatre industry 18 hours 30 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Two of Mahesh Bhatt's films 'Arth' and 'Daddy' have been adapted into the play format and the filmmaker feels this move will be a stimulus for the theatre industry. The adaptation of 'Arth', which starred Shabana Azmi, hit the stage in March. 'Daddy' marked the filmmaker's daughter Pooja Bhatt's...
  • Aamir Khan's nude 'PK' poster: Is Bollywood hypocritical in acceptance of male and female nudity? 13 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Why hasn't there been any outrage to Aamir Khan posing naked on the poster of 'PK' yet? Isn't it surprising that an actor of Aamir Khan's stature has posed nude for a poster and yet, knowing the way our society works, people are heaping the actor with compliments...
  • Adding fuel to the Khan fire? Ajay Devgn says Shah Rukh Khan is not his friend, Salman is 18 hours 44 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Actor Ajay Devgn, who is often pitted against Shah Rukh Khan, says the two may not be best of friends but they stand by each other. There were reports of a cold war between the two actors during the release of SRK's 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' and Ajay's 'Son of...
  • Tiger Shroff gets fifth degree honorary black belt from World Taekwondo headquarters 20 hours 4 minutes ago

    Mumbai: After a successful debut, actor Tiger Shroff has now received a fifth degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon - World Taekwondo headquarters, an organisation established by the South Korean government. "I am so honoured to have received a 5th degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo headquarters!...
  • Rajesh Khanna's family ordered by Bombay HC to give the actor's former companion Anita Advani a copy of his will 20 hours 6 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Anita Advani, Bollywood superstar Rajesh Khanna's companion during his last years, heaves a sigh of relief and says she is thankful to the judicial system. The Bombay High Court Wednesday ordered that Anita can be given a copy of Rajesh Khanna's will, whose veracity she has disputed. "I am extremely thankful...
  • PK: Look out for a talking Aamir Khan standee at your nearest film theater 20 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: If he turned into a barber to promote 'Ghajini', superstar Aamir Khan's next movie titled 'PK' will also be promoted in a unique way. Talking standees will be used to build up interest in the Rajkumar Hirani directorial. The standees, which will be kept in theatres, have the actor's...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' wish list: 10 contestants we'd like to see this season 18 hours 55 minutes ago

    With just a couple of months left for the new season of 'Bigg Boss' to start, speculations are rife on who all would be this season's contestants. You might come to know about the contestants in due course of time, till then here's our wish list of the contestants...
  • Aahana Kumra: Was not nervous to work with Amitabh Bachchan Yesterday

    New Delhi: Aahana Kumra, who plays Amitabh Bachchan's reel-daughter Taruni in 'Yudh', admits that meeting Big B for the first time was "overwhelming" but she did not feel nervous to work with him. Kumra may be new to the medium of television but she comes with a strong theatre background...
  • Armaan Jain joins Twitter Yesterday

    Mumbai: Newcomer Armaan Jain, who is the cousin of Ranbir and Kareena Kapoor, has joined the micro-blogging site Twitter. The 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' actor was welcomed by his industry seniors Abhishek Bachchan and Karan Johar on the micro-blogging site. "Guys please give a very warm welcome to my little...
  • Kareena Kapoor confident of 'Aata Majhi Satakli' success Yesterday

    New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor is confident that the song 'Aata Majhi Satakli', which she has shot with composer-rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh for 'Singham Returns', would be a chartbuster. The song's video also features Ajay Devgn in his 'Singham' avatar along with hundred kids dressed as cops. "I am a big fan...
  • Tiger Shroff gets fifth degree black belt Yesterday

    Mumbai: After a successful debut, actor Tiger Shroff has now received a fifth degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon - World Taekwondo headquarters, an organisation established by the South Korean government. "I am so honoured to have received a 5th degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo headquarters!...
  • Om Puri earns 15-25 lakh not a crore for a film; does Bollywood have an age bias? 17 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A couple of years back, Kareena Kapoor showed no qualms in speaking about the income disparity that exists in Bollywood. While the actress managed to draw everyone's attention to how patriarchal gender norms still pervade the movie industry and male actors especially the Khans take home all the...
  • Karan Johar laughs off paying Rs 300 crore to two stars Yesterday

    Mumbai: The rumour mills in Bollywood have been running overtime with the buzz that Karan Johar has paid Salman Khan Rs.150 crore to star in "Shhuddhi" and the same amount to Aamir Khan for another film. But the filmmaker has laughed it off and trashed the news. "Let's introduce a...
  • 5 things that have changed since Kajol last appeared in a Bollywood film Yesterday

    There are few actresses who have dared to leave everything at the peak of their career to run a household in the recent times. But Kajol is one of them. Having always given more priority to her children and home, Kajol in the past has refused several meaty roles in...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these celebrities with Gutthi on the sets of 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' Yesterday

    Yes it has been confirmed that Sunil Grover will be back in his drag act as the girl-next-door Gutthi on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'. Considering the impact Gutthi left with her antics and comic timings, identifying the celebrities she left in splits on the show wouldn't be difficult. Take the...
  • Dia Mirza and Sahil Sangha to tie the knot on October 18 in Delhi Yesterday

    Mumbai: It's an October 18 wedding for actress-producer Dia Mirza and her softspoken fiance Sahil Sangha. Confirming this, Dia said: "We've finally zeroed in on a date for our wedding. It's 18 October. That's the date when Sahil and I will be married." The wedding will take place in Delhi and will...

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'22 Jump Street' review: The movie is wildly entertaining, hilarious and cleverly written

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Novelist Salman Rushdie wins PEN/Pinter prize

Indian-born British author Salman Rushdie is the winner of this year's PEN/Pinter Prize in recognition of his support for freedom of speech and generous help to other writers, the prize judges said on Friday.