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    • 'Gangs of Haseepur' has something for all: Mandira Bedi 45 minutes ago

      Mumbai: Actress and popular TV host Mandira Bedi, who is geared up to judge new comedy show "Gangs of Haseepur", says the "topical" progamme has something for everyone. "Gangs of Haseepur", set to go on air April 26 on Zee TV, will reflect various issues affecting common lives in a...
    • Kiku aka Palak, VJ Andy, Mouni Roy in 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa-7' ? 2 days ago

      Mumbai: Popular actors Kiku Sharda, Rajneesh Duggal, Mouni Roy and others are likely to participate in the upcoming season of celebrity dance show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. The seventh season of 'JDJ' will be launched after a couple of months but names of several celebrities are already doing the rounds for...
    • On a similar career path, but too new for comparison, says Kavita Barjatya of producer Ekta Kapoor 3 days ago

      Mumbai: The career path of producers Ekta Kapoor and Kavita Barjatya has similarities, but the latter doesn't find the comparisons just. If Ekta started her career with TV by making hit shows like 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi' and then shifting to filmmaking, Kavita too has ventured into the...
    • Kim Kardashian sleeps with a corset on to lose weight ahead of wedding with Kanye West 4 days ago

      London: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is reportedly sleeping in a corset in order to look her best for her wedding to Kanye West next month. The 33-year-old 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star has been preparing for her upcoming nuptials, which is set to take place at a secret...
    • Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on 'Late Show' 1 week ago

      New York: CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy. Colbert, 49, has been hosting "The Colbert Report" at 11:30 p.m....
    • Is actor Purab Kohli contesting in 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'? April 10, 2014

      Mumbai: After impressing critics with his performance in 'Jal', Purab Kohli is now likely to waltz into the new season of popular dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. Names of various celebrities are being tossed around as possible contestants in the new season, but Purab is said to have given...
    • Purab Kohli to participate in 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'? April 10, 2014

      Mumbai: After impressing critics with his performance in "Jal", Purab Kohli is now likely to waltz into the new season of popular dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa". Names of various celebrities are being tossed around as possible contestants in the new season, but Purab is said to have given...
    • Criminals enter crime world by chance, get addicted: Manoj Bajpayee April 10, 2014

      Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee, who is returning to television with crime-based show 'Encounter', says criminals enter the world of crime by chance and later get addicted to it. Bajpayee will be seen playing the host of the show, narrating each story from a neutral viewpoint and also leaving the audience...
    • HBO's 'Game of Thrones' premiere draws 6.6 million viewers April 8, 2014

      Los Angeles: The season four premiere of fantasy epic 'Game of Thrones' drew an average of 6.6 million viewers, making it the largest audience for HBO since the 2007 finale of mafia drama "The Sopranos," the premium cable network said on Monday. The highly anticipated premiere on Sunday of 'Game...
    • 'How I Met Your Mother' to reveal alternate ending on DVD set April 6, 2014

      Los Angeles: 'How I Met Your Mother' series co-creator and executive producer Carter Bays has revealed in a series of Twitter posts that they have an alternate ending for the sitcom. Fans were very disappointed with how the CBS show concluded and now Bays said the alternate ending is very...
    • Approached by AAP to contest election, says Ayub Khan April 5, 2014

      Mussoorie: Actor Ayub Khan says he was asked by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to contest the Lok Sabha election from northwest Mumbai but had to back out due to other commitments. "I was approached by AAP but as I do not have time, I refused. However, I have gone and...
    • Don't eat pakodas, go vote on polling day, urges comedian Kapil Sharma April 5, 2014

      New Delhi: People should realize that polling day is not an occasion to sit at home and eat pakodas, but to exercise their franchise for a better government, said noted comedian Kapil Sharma. Attired in a white kurta pyjama and a pink Nehru jacket, he said here Friday that only...
    • Ruskin Bond's Rusty making a comeback on TV with 'Ek Tha Rusty II' April 5, 2014

      Mussoorie: 'Ek Tha Rusty II', the second season of popular TV series 'Ek Tha Rusty' is all set to return to the television screen, this time with two female actors from Sikkim. The shoot of 'Ek Tha Rusty II' is currently underway here, and it will be telecast on Doordarshan...
    • I also feel unsafe; wish to spread message of safety for women: Sakshi Tanwar April 5, 2014

      Mumbai: Popular TV actress Sakshi Tanwar is set to narrate the 2012 Delhi gangrape case on reality-based TV show 'Crime Patrol' from a woman's point of view once again, sources said in Mumbai on Friday. "I have been a part of the Crime Patrol show earlier and it is such...
    • Never treated Sunil Grover as my competitor: Kapil Sharma April 4, 2014

      Mumbai: Kapil Sharma, who is riding high on the success of his "Comedy Nights With Kapil" show, says if actor Sunil Grover decides to return, he will welcome him. Sunil made it big as Gutthi on "Comedy Nights With Kapil", but quit the show and started his own "Mad In...
    • 10 memorable quotes from David Letterman April 4, 2014

      Ten memorable quotes from David Letterman, who announced he's retiring from "Late Show" on Thursday: "I think the longer we just sit here, the more uncomfortable it will make Jay." - Letterman after sharing awkward silence with Conan O'Brien following the fellow talk show host's mix-up with Jay Leno in...
    • David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015 April 4, 2014

      Reuters: Comedian David Letterman, who brought a sardonic, offbeat wit to late-night television, along with bits such as "Stupid Pet Tricks" and his "Top Ten" list, will retire as host of "The Late Show" on CBS in 2015, he said during the taping of his show in New York. Letterman,...
    • Kapil Sharma celebrates his birthday with Big B, Lata Mangeshkar April 4, 2014

      Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma had a memorable birthday this year as he got to meet two legends of Bollywood - Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar. Kapil turned a year older Wednesday. He shared his joy with reporters, recounting how he got a cake from Big B on his show...
    • Kapil Sharma's birthday wish: Hosting Sachin Tendulkar on his show April 2, 2014

      Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday and said his wish is to host cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on his popular show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', which has so far featured big names like Hindi film superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan and badminton ace Jawala Gutta....
    • How I Met Your Mother: The series is over and how! April 1, 2014

      We have all been following the story of Ted, Marshall, Barney, Lily and Robin for almost nine years now. Through a lot of heartbreaks and hook-ups we have grown fond of the the characters. And tonight, the story, which is being told by Ted to his children in a series...
    • Taylor Lautner to perform stunts in 'Cuckoo'? March 31, 2014

      Los Angeles: 'Twilight' star Taylor Lautner is apparently performing the stunts in the hit BBC comedy 'Cuckoo' on his own. During the filming of the show recently, the 22-year-old actor was spotted showing off his acrobatic skills as he leapt across buildings in the wee hours of the morning in...
    • Will push 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' contestants to their limits: Rohit Shetty March 31, 2014

      Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty said he would push the contestants of the adventure reality how 'Khatron ke Khiladi' to their limits. Rohit, 40, is hosting the fifth season of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster' being aired from March 22. "While I know how to ensure that the contestants...
    • Eleven-year-old dancing prodigy Abhishek Sinha wins 'Boogie Woogie' March 31, 2014

      New Delhi: Eleven-year-old Abhishek Sinha won the dance reality show 'Boogie Woogie' in Mumbai on Sunday. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who had come to promote his upcoming film 'Bhootnath Returns' gave away the trophy to Abhishek Sinha. Abhishek, who is from Jamshedpur, was awarded with the prize money of Rs 10...
    • Desire, ice, and fire: 'Game of Thrones' returns for 4th season March 30, 2014

      Reuters: Mystical ice creatures, fire-breathing dragons, and the people caught in between return to the small screen come April 6, when HBO's "Game of Thrones" unsheathes a fourth season that could see it crowned as the cable network's most watched series in history. The medieval fantasy drama's fan base has...
    • Satyamev Jayate 2 Episode 5: Rise above petty gains, vote for India March 30, 2014

      New Delhi: The last episode of the second season of 'Satyamev Jayate', which went on air earlier this month, will be aired today. Aamir Khan who raised important issues such as the spurt in the number of atrocities against women, Indian police system, importance of waste management in the current...
    • Piers Morgan ends his show with gun-control plea March 30, 2014

      Los Angeles: CNN host Piers Morgan issued one last plea for U.S. gun control as he wrapped up his show's three-year run. Morgan devoted the prime-time show's final minutes on Friday night to the issue that he said has been a "consistent and often very controversial" part of "Piers Morgan...
    • All men must die: 'Game of Thrones' returns for fourth season March 29, 2014

      Mystical ice creatures, fire-breathing dragons, and the people caught in between return to the small screen come April 6, when HBO's 'Game of Thrones' unsheathes a fourth season that could see it crowned as the cable network's most watched series in history. The medieval fantasy drama's fan base has grown...
    • Rajshree Thakur quitting 'Maharana Pratap' over health issues? March 28, 2014

      Mumbai: Television actress Rajshree Thakur, known for her performance as Queen Jayawanta Bai in historical saga 'Maharana Pratap', is likely to quit the show over health issues. Rajshree is considering calling it quits over grueling schedule and heat in Gujarat, where the sets are located, a sources said today. 'Bharat...
    • Gurmeet Choudhary, Drashti Dhami voted TV's hottest couple March 27, 2014

      London: Small-screen stars Gurmeet Choudhary and Drashti Dhami, who starred together in hit serial 'Geet - Hui Sabse Parayi', have been voted as the hottest on-screen couple of all time on Indian TV. Fans around the world voted via social networking sites for a poll conducted by UK based newspaper...
    • 'Scandal' actor Short charged in felony battery case March 27, 2014

      Reuters: Actor Columbus Short, best known for his role as Harrison Wright on ABC's hit drama series "Scandal," was arrested on Wednesday on a felony battery charge, the Los Angeles County District Attorney said. Short, 31, was involved in a March 15 incident where he was alleged to have punched...

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