Bollywood Actor

  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these celebrities by their photos shared on Instagram? July 12, 2014

    These stars love sharing everything - the occasions they attended recently, their favourite moments with co-stars and what they do in their free time - with their fans on Instagram. If you have been following your favourite stars, guessing their names shouldn't be all that tough. Are you ready? ...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these Bollywood stars? June 26, 2014

    If you are an ardent fans of these Bollywood stars, you certainly follow them on Twitter and track all the events they attend. Hence, identifying them in the photos we have compiled for you, wouldn't be all that tough. Take this quiz to know how well you identify popular Bollywood...
  • Aamir Khan miffed that he is stuck with the 'chocolate boy' image April 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Aamir Khan says no one calls him a hero in the industry and considers him a "chocolate boy". "No one called me a hero. I am still not called a hero. Everyone called me a chocolate boy," Aamir told reporters when asked about the first time he was...
  • Condolences pour in on Twitter for legendary Bollywood actor Pran July 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Pran passed away in Mumbai on Friday evening. The 93-year-old actor had about 350 films to his credit. In his career spanning five decades, the legendary Bollywood star had wowed fans by playing both positive and negative roles. Just minutes after the news of the demise...
  • Dutt appeared restless, read religious books in jail May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt spent his first night after returning to prison reading spiritual books even as Maharashtra Government authorities are yet to decide on keeping him at Arthur Road Central Jail in Mumbai or shifting him elsewhere. The 53-year-old filmstar surrendered before TADA Court on Thursday and was...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt surrenders in court May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Amidst chaos, crowd and cameras, the 1993 Bombay blasts accused and Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt surrendered in a Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (TADA) court on Thursday afternoon to serve his three-and-a-half year sentence. A large number of media persons and onlookers surrounded Dutt's car as he reached the court. Dutt...
  • Maha: Amar Singh's plea for Sanjay Dutt's pardon reaches HM March 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan on Sunday forwarded expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's letter seeking pardon for Sanjay Dutt to Maharashtra State Home Department. The Bollywood actor, who has already undergone imprisonment of 18 months, was sentenced to five years imprisonment by the Supreme Court in 1993 Bombay serial...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Digvijaya Singh March 25, 2013

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has come out in support of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt and said he is a "great man" and simply indulged in some foolishness. Days after Sanjay Dutt was awarded a jail term of five years in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case by the Supreme Court, the...
  • Justice Katju requests Maharashtra Governor to pardon Sanjay Dutt March 25, 2013

    The SC found Sanjay Dutt guilty of acquiring illegal weapons from those blamed for the bombings in Mumbai that killed 257 people and was given four weeks to surrender. ...
  • Dutt just indulged in some foolishness: Digvijaya March 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has come out in support of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt and said he is a "great man" and simply indulged in some foolishness. Days after Sanjay Dutt was awarded a jail term of five years in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case by the Supreme...
  • Om Puri in fresh trouble for insulting journalists July 18, 2012

    Jaipur: Film actor Om Puri waded into fresh trouble on Tuesday as he allegedly made an "insulting" remark against journalists prompting the Pink City Press Club to seek an apology from him. The actor made the remark while talking about the manner in which a journalist presented his views when he...
  • Shatrughan Sinha hospitalised after breathlessness July 3, 2012

    Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor and former BJP minister Shatrughan Sinha was admitted to a hospital on Monday in suburban Andheri here following respiratory disorder, doctors attending on him said. The 66-year-old actor turned politician was rushed to the Kokilaben hospital after he complained of breathlessness due to some ongoing paint work...
  • Show respect and regard towards artists: Amitabh March 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says it upsets him when he sees people disrespect talent, especially at cultural performances. "I see many a moment when the professionals play at gatherings. They come to exhibit their artistry, not to be a replacement for piped music at a lavish wedding or a party. It...
  • Role swap for Abhishek Bachchan - yet again April 13, 2011

    Not many know it, but actor Abhishek Bachchan has for the second time taken on a role not originally meant for him. The character of a cop in his upcoming film Dum Maro Dum, directed by Rohan Sippy, was first supposed to be played by Telugu star Rana Daggubati. "When Rohan came...
  • Waxing made me cry: Shreyas Talpade May 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Bollywood talented actor Shreyas Talpade who plays a woman in debutant director Paritosh Painter's Paying Guests. He says, getting his hair waxed for the role was extremely painful. He vows not to play a woman in near future. "The whole process was a torture for me. It was like...
  • Bollywood actors, directors confess to fear of terror December 10, 2008

    Mumbai: It's not just the ordinary man on the streets but Bollywood too is on tenterhooks after the recent terror attacks in Mumbai city. The residents of India's booming Hindi film industry are worried for the nation too. Director Farah Khan said, "I have realised that should there be a crisis, we...
  • Hijack will take you on a roller coaster ride: Shiney September 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Actor Shiney Ahuja was in the capital on Wednesday, to promote his latest venture Hijack which releases on Friday, September 5. The Bollywood actor spoke to CNN-IBN about his transformation from a thinking actor to an action hero. Listing Metro, Bhool Bhuliya and Khoya Khoya Chand, it was not such...