Bollywood

  • With a ban on Bollywood films, Manipur may not get to watch 'Mary Kom' 16 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The film based on boxing star Mary Kom's life, starring Priyanka Chopra, will be released next month, but her home state may not get to watch it. There has been a ban on Bollywood movies in Manipur. Five-time world boxing champion Mary Kom is excited about her life story coming...
  • He wears a black hat and uses 'dikra' excessively: The 8 ingredients to make a perfect Bollywood Parsi are accurately described in this video 18 minutes ago

    If you've watched enough Bollywood movies, you would have a fair amount of idea of what a Parsi family looks like. The man usually weighs 80 kg, and will normally be dresses in a white kurta with a mandatory black hat to complete the look. He will use 'dikra' excessively...
  • Akshay Kumar takes the ALS ice bucket challenge; nominates Salman Khan, Twinkle Khanna, Johnny Lever, Ashwini Yardi 54 minutes ago

    Akshay Kumar performed the ALS ice bucket challenge in a true 'khiladi' style. In the windy part of Cape Town, Kumar asked 11 contestants from the show he was hosting there, to pour ice water on him. He added that the temperature there was 8 degrees Celsius. He was responding to...
  • Ranbir Kapoor: I want to make a short film with Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan 1 hour 40 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Ranbir Kapoor, who had earlier talked about making a short film on the life of his grandfather and legendary actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor, has dropped the idea. Now he plans to make it with the three Khans. Encapsulating Raj Kapoor's life in a short film is next to impossible, therefore, the...
  • Aamir Khan: I want to see Salman Khan go bare for 'PK', after he wore my hat to promote 'Dhoom 3' on 'Bigg Boss' 1 hour 42 minutes ago

    Mumbai: After appearing in the buff on the posters of his upcoming film 'PK', Aamir Khan has dared his superstar friend Salman Khan to do the same thing. Salman had promoted Aamir's last released film 'Dhoom 3' by wearing the hat, which Aamir had worn in the film, on the reality...
  • e Lounge: Ranbir Kapoor, the singer 17 hours 29 minutes ago

    Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor today joined hands as a creative partner with Saavn (South Asia Audio Vídeo Network), a leader in digital streaming for Indian music. Addressing the media, the actor crooned a song from his grandfather Raj Kapoor's films. ...
  • From a dying Shah Rukh Khan to a 'vidaai' song: 12 sequences people who cry too much during Bollywood movies just cannot handle 19 hours 48 minutes ago

    'Keep a lot of tissue handy, we're going to watch a movie.' Is that something you hear a lot? Don't worry, it's okay to cry. How can you not cry when Shah Rukh Khan dies in a movie, or when he cries because he'll never get the love of his...
  • The Rs 100 crore trap: Why blockbusters like 'Singham Returns' and 'Kick' sell out strong female characters and settle for Supermen 21 hours 10 minutes ago

    New Delhi: His muscles are palpable from under his snug-fitting khaki uniform. His walks with purpose, his face giving nothing away, his demeanour grim. The handlebar moustache and the aviator sunglasses add that extra rugged quality to his look. From the point of view of filmmaker Rohit Shetty, his hero,...
  • Dhanush's Tamil drama 'Kaaka Muttai' to have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival Yesterday

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush-produced Tamil drama "Kaaka Muttai", which predominantly features newcomers, will have its world premiere at the 39th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), a festival representative said. TIFF will take place between Sep 4 and 14. "Dhanush's 'Kaaka Muttai' will have its world premiere at TIFF this year. Dhanush and the...
  • Ice bucket challenge comes to India: Hansika Motwani becomes one of the first Indian celebrities to take on the challenge; nominates 'all her fans' Yesterday

    One of the first film actors to take the ALS ice bucket challenge, the 23-year-old actress dumped a bucket of ice water on herself last night and uploaded a video on her official Twitter page."Thank you to everyone for challenging me to do the #icebucketchallenge to raise awareness for ALS....
  • Actor Ranbir Kapoor joins hands as a creative partner with online music streaming site Saavn Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor today joined hands as a creative partner with Saavn (South Asia Audio Vídeo Network), a leader in digital streaming for Indian music. Ranbir will work side by side with Saavn (digital music service) team on consumer marketing, ideation and production, business development and content. "I am excited...
  • 'Mardaani' actress Rani Mukerji's arrival at Kolkata's Kalighat temple creates mass frenzy Yesterday

    Kolkata: It was not just another day for the locals, particularly the street urchins, scattered outside the sleepy Kalighat temple complex here. As word spread about Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji's visit, a huge mob descended from nowhere and chaos reigned. Her career might not be in top form at the moment,...
  • I am married to films; Katrina Kaif is just an old friend: Ranbir Kapoor Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor has said that his co-star Katrina Kaif is his "old friend" and also scotched reports of his marriage with her anytime soon. Reacting to reports that he and Katrina may tie a knot in 2015, Ranbir said, "I am not thinking of marriage...I am married to...
  • Kareena Kapoor dresses her wax statue in red 'Chammak Challo' saree Yesterday

    London: Actress Kareena Kapoor's wax statue at ‎Madame Tussauds has undergone a style change with the actress donating her famous 'Chammak Chalo' red saree from 'Ra.One' for the replica. The statue was earlier styled in the black tank top and harem pants that Kareena wore in 'Mauja hi mauja' song from...
  • Ajay Devgn's 'Singham Returns' set to join the Rs 100 crore club Yesterday

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty's 'Singham Returns' has struck gold at the box office and is marching inexorably towards the Rs 100 crore-mark. It seems that Shetty, known for giving hits like 'Chennai Express', the 'Golmaal' series and 'Singham', is set to add one more blockbuster to his list of record-breaking movies....
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar Yesterday

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • I am coming back to the basics with 'Raja Natwarlal', a commercial entertainer: Emraan Hashmi Yesterday

    New Delhi: After playing a man overpowered by witches and an amnesia patient in his last two ventures, actor Emraan Hashmi is back to playing a mischief-maker on-screen in 'Raja Natwarlal', which he says is not a superficial con film. The 35-year-old actor has donned the role of a scamster in...
  • Will Abhishek Bachchan be seen in a film based on Kabaddi? Yesterday

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who owns Jaipur Pink Panthers, a franchise of the Pro Kabaddi League, may do a full-fledged movie on the sport. It may be too early to talk about the movie, but sources close to the project say it would be as inspirational a film about the game...
  • From Nitish Bhardwaj as a flute-playing villager, to Akshay Kumar as a Ray Ban-wearing charmer: How the portrayal of Lord Krishna has evolved on screen 2 days ago

    New Delhi: He has a signature look. His has his favourite accessories, his favourite music instrument and he's got a way with the ladies. One of the most intriguing characters from the Indian epic 'Mahabharata', Lord Krishna's tales have enthralled bhakts for centuries. An inspiration for poetry, prose and art all...
  • Quick Quiz: Are you an Ajay Devgn fan? Let's see how well you know 'Singham Returns' 2 days ago

    With Rohit Shetty's 'Singham Returns' set to hit the Rs 100 crore mark soon, we thought we'd test your knowledge of the sequel. The film, which released last week, was greatly praised by Ajay Devgn's fans. So, if you're a fan of the series, in all probability, you must have...
  • Musician AR Rahman prefers lip-sync over songs in background 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Composer AR Rahman doesn't favour the trend of using songs in the background because he feels it affects its popularity. In the 1970s filmmakers Basu Chatterjee would often force his songs into the background and some of the current directors like Shoojit Sircar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra feel the same...
  • My creativity is a lonely process, nobody understands that: Shah Rukh Khan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan says his life may be seen like an open book, but there is part about his personality that no one knows about. "My life is like an open book, everywhere I go people see my picture, Twitter... everything...I am very happy that people think they know everything...
  • 'I am overwhelmed by my achievements in Bollywood,' says rapper Honey Singh 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who has been dubbed as the current singing sensation of Bollywood, says he is glad to have been accepted by the industry but his struggles have not ended yet as he tries to outdo himself every time. "I am overwhelmed for whatever I have achieved...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these Bollywood celebrities from their childhood TV ads? 3 days ago

    They are popular Bollywood stars, but only few people know that they have also done TV ads as child artist. Can you guess who these celebrities are? ...
  • Robin Williams left project 'Absolutely Anything' incomplete? 4 days ago

    The makers of "Absolutely Anything" are reportedly planning to remove actor Robin Williams' contribution in the film as the late star couldn't complete his work due to his sudden death. Williams gave his voice to the animated character of Dennis the Dog in "Absolutely Anything" - a live-action British comedy...