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  • Kalki Koechlin: Used wheelchair for 2 months during 'Margarita, with a Straw'; wanted to feel that frustration of never being able to get up 35 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Kalki Koechlin is one of the few Bollywood actresses in recent years to build her star power while proving her talent in indie and mainstream Indian cinema. In 2013, she played what many would consider a side role in one of Bollywood's biggest romantic movies, "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" (This...
  • It wasn't health that kept Sadashiv Amrapurkar away from Bollywood Yesterday

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar, who is being treated for a lung infection at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) here, is now stable, his daughter Rima said. She also added that it wasn't his health, but offers of similar roles that kept him away from Bollywood. "I am happy that my...
  • Littering is just as bad as anti-nationalism: Chetan Bhagat on PM Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign Yesterday

    New Delhi: Dressed in a simple pink shirt and a black half Nehru jacket, popular Indian author Chetan Bhagat mopped his brow as he blinked in the harsh lights. He was chatting with a few professors and media persons on a balmy evening here, in Delhi. In the city to promote...
  • Shah Rukh Khan keen to promote Bengali films Yesterday

    Kolkata: The Bengali film industry is likely to get a shot in the arm with West Bengal brand ambassador Shah Rukh Khan promising to promote Bengali films. "I really would like to participate not as an actor but as someone who has a little more reach because of the language that...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan sweeps the street for Swachh Bharat campaign; Prime Minister Narendra Modi praises him Yesterday

    After finishing up with the grand finale for 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' season 8, actor Amitabh Bachchan picked up the broom to sweep the streets of Mumbai for Swacch Bharat campaign. The move earned him praises from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. ...
  • People have used me to make money: Mohit Chauhan Yesterday

    Singer Mohit Chauhan has had a busy work schedule for months now. From composing music to attending film festivals and performing live at concerts, it hasn't been easy for Mohit to extricate himself from all the work he has been involved in. But juggling professional and personal life has thankfully...
  • Why we love to talk about and think of 'Black Money' so much Yesterday

    The Great Indian Middle Class is obsessed with 'Black Money'. Here are 5 reasons why: - It is forbidden, therefore too attractive a concept. The government wants every rupee of yours to be either taxed or exempted from taxation - but declared and accounted for. In other words, Big Brother wants...
  • Shoojit Sircar set to shoot second schedule of Amitabh Bachchan-Deepika Padukone starrer 'Piku' next month in Kolkata 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Director Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku', which brings together Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Irrfan for the first time, will begin shooting its second schedule in Kolkata next month. The film's first schedule was completed in Mumbai from August-September 2014. "We have the best of the talent coming together for a refreshing tale...
  • Ananth Mahadevan's 'Gour Hari Dastaan', the biopic of an Oriya freedom fighter, set to premiere at IFFI, Goa 2 days ago

    Panaji: The biopic of a Oriya freedom fighter who had to wage a long battle for a second time to get his due after Indian independence, will be premiered during the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. 'Gour Hari Dastaan-The Freedom File', directed by Ananth Mahadevan and penned...
  • e Lounge: 'Happy New Year' breaks box office record of 'Dhoom 3' 3 days ago

    CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta brings you all the news and scoops from the entertainment world. Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's big Diwali release 'Happy New Year' has set new record at the Box Office. The film has earned earned Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend. ...
  • Watch: Robotic researchers, VFX and a hypnotic 'chooha': This hilarious review of 'Rudraksh' lists why it is the most 'pagal' Bollywood movie ever 3 days ago

    For the lucky few who have watch the Bollywood movie Rudraksh, this hilarious review by YouTube star Kanan Gill will make complete sense. The ones who haven't watched the movie will find out why it is the most 'paagal' movie ever.The movie is full of VFX, a hypnotic mouse, and...
  • 'Happy New Year' sets new record at Box Office, earns Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend 4 days ago

    Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's big Diwali release 'Happy New Year' has set new record at the Box Office. The film which was released across a record 500 screens on October 23 is now Bollywood's biggest opener. The film, according to its makers earned Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend,...
  • 'Happy New Year' numbers prove that a woman director is no less than a male director: Farah Khan 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Farah Khan is one of the few female directors who has broken the myth that a woman can't helm masala movies. The director, who has churned out blockbusters like "Main Hoon Naa" and "Om Shanti Om", says in a "sexist country" she has proved that a woman can...
  • Bolly Book: The Big Book of Hindi Movie Trivia: From flunked heroes, to older couples, Diptakirti Chaudhuri predicts 'filmi' trends set to become cliches 5 days ago

    "I am only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then, finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of Bollywood lay all undiscovered before me." - With apologies to Isaac Newton A self-confessed "salesman by day and a...
  • Shah Rukh Khan says that he can't smell a thing, not even the success of 'Happy New Year' 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, whose latest Diwali release 'Happy New Year' has opened to good response at box office, is down with cold and fever. The 48-year-old actor took to Twitter to share the news about his illness with his fans. "Down with cold and fever. Can't smell a thing,...
  • Aamir Khan tackles Tuberculosis in the latest episode of 'Satyamev Jayate'; Salman Khan shares how his family was affected by it 5 days ago

    According to the statistics provided during 'Satyamev Jayate', a startling number of people are affected by Tuberculosis, or TB in India. "Over 30 crore Indians carry the virus for the disease, whereas around 40 lakh are currently suffering from it," the show revealed. The latest episode of Aamir Khan's show tackled...
  • Snapshot: Sonam Kapoor clicks 'best selfie ever' with Prime Minister Narendra Modi 5 days ago

    Fans and Twitter/Instagram followers of Sonam Kapoor are used to seeing the fashionista posing with couture bags, ballgowns and sweets. But Kapoor surprised the fans by posting a selfie clicked with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The actress attended the inauguration of Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai in the...
  • Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar's condition stable; currently in the intensive care unit 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar who was hospitalised here due to a lung infection is now stable, his daughter Reema Amrapurkar said Sunday. The 64-year-old actor, known for his performances in 'Sadak', 'Ardh Satya' among others, was admitted to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital two weeks back. "He is stable right now and...
  • 'Ghajini' actress Asin Thottumkal celebrates her 29th birthday in Paris 5 days ago

    Chennai: Actress Asin Thottumkal, who turned 29 Sunday, is currently on a break in Paris to have a quiet birthday with family and friends. "Asin left with her family recently on a global trip. She was in New York last week and will join her friends today (Sunday) in Paris to...
  • Snapshot: 'Haider' wins People's Choice Award at Rome Film Festival 6 days ago

    Rome: Actor Shahid Kapoor and filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj attended the screening of their latest venture 'Haider' at the 9th edition of Rome Film Festival, Italy. Bhardwaj's adaptation of 'Hamlet' won the People's Choice Award in Mondo Genere at the Rome Film Festival.While Shahid stopped to take pictures with his fans,...
  • Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar hospitalised; on life support ventilator 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar, best known for playing negative roles in films, has been hospitalised and is critically ill, according to the doctors. The 64-year-old actor, who has starred in films like 'Ardhasatya' and 'Sadak', was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here two weeks ago after being diagnosed with...
  • Between takes: Kanu Behl talks about 'Titli' 6 days ago

    CNN-IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand talks to Kanu Behl about his movie 'Titli'. ...
  • Randhir Kapoor: We will never remake 'Awara' 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor-director Randhir Kapoor says he will never remake RK Films' superhit movie 'Awara' because nobody can step into the shoes of legendary actors Prithviraj Kapoor and Raj Kapoor. Randhir, 67, who last directed 'Henna' in 1991, said he thought of remaking his father's classic once but left it in the...