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  • Honey Singh on his work ethics: Please don't rush me; please don't ask me to deliver a song in hours; please don't say, 'Kuch bhi chalega' 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who rustled up hit number 'Aata majhi satakli' for 'Singham Returns' in 30 minutes, says quick work means "compromising with quality" and that he now wants to focus on durable compositions. "I couldn't say no to the 'Singham Returns' track, although I had no time...
  • Shah Rukh Khan thanks Rohit Shetty and Deepika Padukone as 'Chennai Express' completes a year August 10, 2014

    Mumbai: It's been an year now that Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Chennai Express" released and the superstar took to Twitter to thank the entire cast and crew including director Rohit Shetty and co-star Deepika Padukone for being part of the project. "A year to 'Chennai Express' and it still seems we...
  • Complete list of winners at IIFA 2014 April 27, 2014

    The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Highlighting the international appeal of India's Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event was held in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida. Here's a complete list of...
  • My role model for marketing films is Shah Rukh Khan: Varun Dhawan April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Varun Dhawan, who went all out for the publicity of his latest release 'Main Tera Hero', says superstar Shah Rukh Khan is his role model when it comes to film marketing. "My role model for marketing films is Shah Rukh Khan. He is unbelievable. Look at how he marketed 'Chennai...
  • I have made a great friend, a family member in Shah Rukh Khan: Rohit Shetty February 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty, whose last film 'Chennai Express' was a blockbuster, says superstar Shah Rukh Khan is now like a family to him. Rohit teamed up with Shah Rukh for the first time in 'Chennai Express'. "No equations have changed for me after this film in the industry. It is...
  • Jai Ho: Can Salman Khan win the box-office game? January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: This time, he is at ease. The eagerness of 'Ek Tha Tiger' and 'Dabangg 2' is absent. Also, he seems to have left behind the crazy hype of Rs 100 crore club. Salman Khan is promoting his forthcoming film 'Jai Ho' through all possible means, but the old...
  • Revealed: How to make a hit Bollywood film January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The trends are changing and they are changing fast. Earlier, the film used to become a hit and then the audience would start talking about it, now the potential audience are enticed to talk about the film and then it becomes a hit. For an average Bollywood film, the...
  • e Lounge: Stars at the red carpet for the 20th Annual screen awards January 16, 2014

    The 20th annual Screen awards turned out to be a star-studded event. Screen Awards kickstarted the award season with its annual event in Mumbai on Tuesday night. Deepika Padukone, John Abraham's 'Madras Cafe' and Farhan Akhtar were the big winners of the night. ...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: 2013 has been Deepika Padukone's year and on Tuesday, the actress proved to her critics wrong by taking home two Best Actress trophies- Jury and Popular for her role in 'Goliyon Ki Rasleel Ram Leela' and 'Chennai Express'. While recieving the Jury award, a visibly shocked Padukone said, "...
  • Screen Awards 2014: The complete list of nominees January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: With the onset of the new year, Bollywood fraternity is all geared up for the awards season and Screen Awards are the first to announce their nominations. The best works of the fraternity will be awarded soon and here is the complete list of nominees. Best Film Bhaag Milkha...
  • Shah Rukh Khan tweets about his kids' busy schedule January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: After wrapping up work, Superstar Shah Rukh Khan wished to spend time with his children. But due to their busy schedule, he couldn't have fun with them. "Did lots of work today. Meetings, shootings, discussions and back home, but the kids are busy, bah! Guess it's Jack's dull day....
  • Watch: Aamir's 'Dhoom 3' collects Rs 250 crore in two weeks January 4, 2014

    Bollywood actor Aamir Khan starrer 'Dhoom 3' has collected over Rs 250 crore in two weeks, becoming the most successful Hindi film ever. Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and also featuring Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra, the third installment of the 'Dhoom' franchise, was reportedly made on a...
  • Rohit Shetty: The hit man of Bollywood January 2, 2014

    When Rohit Shetty steps on the set of any of his movies, he rips off (or, perhaps, more gently removes) his day clothes and slips on his Superman cape. We aren't saying this. He does. Before you peg him as 'typically Bollywood arrogant', listen to why he likens himself to...
  • e Lounge: Rs 100 crore club means nothing for me, says Deepika December 31, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, actress Deepika Padukone talks about her journey in Bollywood. She is the first Indian actress whose films have made Rs 400 crore in a year, giving 5 back-to-back hits. ...
  • Bollywood's meanest, funkiest, funniest dialogues of 2013 December 31, 2013

    New Delhi:Songs, dialogues define our cinema. The year saw several blockbusters like 'Chennai Express', 'Krrish 3', 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-leela' and also some extremely big budget films like 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Dobaara' and 'Himmatwala' failing at the Box Office. From the rustic falvours of Gujarat in Goliyon...
  • Deepika Padukone bags three BIG Star Entertainment awards December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone won three awards at the BIG Star Entertainment awards including best actress in romantic and comedy role. The 4th edition of The BIG Star Entertainment Awards, presented by Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd, is instituted to honour talent and potential within India's Film and Television fraternity. Padukone,...
  • 'Chennai Express' makes it on the world top trends list of 2013 December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's 2013 blockbuster 'Chennai Express' has managed to get a spot in Google Zeitgeist's list. 'Chennai Express' is the only Indian movie in the top trends of 2013 in the Google Zeitgeist's list, said a statement. The list highlights top trending topics. While superhero Hollywood films...
  • Aamir Khan to Shah Rukh Khan: Top 10 achievers of Bollywood in 2013 December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: In 2013, the centenary year of the over $2 billion world of Indian cinema, the Hindi film industry saw several high points - whether it was 'Dhoom 3' becoming the fastest to mint Rs 100 crore ($22 million) in just three days, 'Chennai Express' collecting a whopping Rs...
  • e Lounge: 'Dhoom 3' breaks records, collects 107cr in 3 days December 24, 2013

    Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. The film has become the biggest non-holiday opener in Bollywood till...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Rs 100 crore club is media created nomenclature December 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Bollywood's 'badshah' Shah Rukh Khan are united in the thought that the 'Rs 100 crore club' is a mere nomenclature. "This is just a nomenclature, which is media created," Amitabh said at Solutions Summit, a day-long conclave to mark NDTV's 25th anniversary. Shah Rukh agreed and...
  • 'Chennai Express' to 'Krrish 3': The biggest box office wins of 2013 December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the major parameters to judge a film's appeal is its box-office performance. The Hindi film industry becomes a bunch of naive people when it comes to choose one between the critical acclaim and commercial success. The popular perception of Bollywood is still that it produces films...
  • Glad to give audience two hours of happiness: Rohit Shetty November 30, 2013

    Panaji: Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty, best known for his high-grossing masala entertainers, says he will continue to make such movies as he wants to give the audience a stress free two hours in theatres. "There is so much stress all around us. We all need a break from all that...
  • Shekhar is more than a blood brother to me: Vishal Dadlani November 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Shekhar Ravijiani turned a year older Friday. Vishal Dadlani, the other half of Bollywood's famous Vishal-Shekhar duo says Shekhar is more than a "blood" relation for him. "Happy Birthday to Shekhar, more than a blood brother to me! A friend, a teacher and a sheer genius! Have a stellar year,...
  • Deepika Padukone: If you give your 100 percent, results will follow November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: She has scored a hat-trick of hits on the Bollywood pitch, with each film offering a different flavour of her versatile talent, but Deepika Padukone is in no mood to rest. She is raring to go with more multifarious roles and says she will continue to give them...
  • 'Ram Leela' opens big, at No. 10 in top 25 Bollywood openers November 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela' has opened on a positive note. The film grossed Rs 16 crore on the opening day and is likely to do a good business in the coming week due to a positive word of mouth publicity. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#RamLeela...
  • 'Krrish 3' reaches Rs 216 cr, set to beat 'Chennai Express' November 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Rakesh Roshan's latest film 'Krrish 3' is breaking all records at the box-office. The film is marching forward to become the highest grossing Bollywood ever. The record is currently with 'Chennai Express' which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles. 'Krrish 3' features...
  • Don't have habit of making hits, it just happens: Rohit Shetty November 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty, who is basking in the success of 'Chennai Express', says triumph should not go to one's head as every Friday is a new trial. Rohit has delivered hits like 'Golmaal' series, 'Singham' and the most recent being Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express'. The film was...
  • e lounge: 'Krrish 3' crosses 100 crore mark November 6, 2013

    Hrithik Roshan's 'Krrish 3' crossed 100 crore mark in four days. However, the Rakesh Roshan film failed to beat Chennai Express's fastest 100 at the box office. ...
  • Want to reinvent Carnatic varnams through Hip-Hop: Sricharan November 6, 2013

    Chennai: Attempting to break new ground, singer-rapper Sricharan Kasthurirangan, known for the rap portion of 'Chennai Express', wants to reinvent rare Carnatic 'varnams' and 'keerthanams' through Hip-Hop in his latest single 'Hipnatic', which has gone viral. "The name 'Hipnatic', which shouldn't be confused with hypnotic, is the abbreviation for Hip-Hop and...