Dia Mirza

  • Vidya Balan, Dia Mirza appalled at Mulayam Singh's comment 11-04-2014 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Actors Vidya Balan and Dia Mirza have reacted strongly to Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remark that the death penalty in rape cases is "unfair" as "young boys make such mistakes". National Award-winning actress Vidya has said that rape should never be pardoned. "Capital punishment is a...
  • Go on a date with Ranbir Kapoor, spend the day with Priyanka Chopra and fly with SRK 05-04-2014 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: A starry fundraising auction will offer a chance to fly with superstar Shah Rukh Khan on his private jet, win a dinner date with heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and spend an entire day with Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra. Swades Foundation, founded by former UTV boss Ronnie and wife Zarina...
  • Soha Ali Khan tweets happy pictures from Dia Mirza's Sunday brunch 24-03-2014 05:24 PM

    They made for a happy bunch. Actress Dia Mirza and her boyfriend Sahil Sangha hosted a brunch on Sunday for their friends in Mumbai. Dia's friends, actresses Soha Ali Khan, Neha Dhupia and Sophie Choudry tweeted pictures of the group. Soha's boyfriend, actor Kunal Khemu thanked Dia for being a...
  • 'Bobby Jasoos' attempts to break into a domain dominated by male actors, says Dia Mirza 15-03-2014 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Dia Mirza feels women-centric films in Bollywood are mostly one-sided but things are now changing. Dia also said that there is a scope for such movies to be presented as wholesome entertainers for a larger audience. "Heroines have always been an essential part of films but their portrayal...
  • 'Bobby Jasoos' is not just a detective film: Vidya Balan 08-02-2014 03:41 PM

    Mumbai: Vidya Balan is not concerned about the horde of detective films being made currently like 'Jagga Jasoos' and 'Byomkesh Bakshi'. The actress says that her film 'Bobby Jasoos' has something more to offer. Vidya says she is not looking at other films as competition. "It's a female detective film...
  • Thrilled to work on 'Bobby Jasoos': Dia Mirza 03-02-2014 04:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is thrilled to wrap-up the shooting of her upcoming Vidya Balan starrer 'Bobby Jasoos' in 51 days. Dia and Sahil Sangha's film, produced under their banner Born Free Entertainment, has completed principal photography on schedule. The film was shot over 51 days in a non stop...
  • Bobby Jasoos: Dia Mirza resumes shooting for the film 02-01-2014 04:15 PM

    New Delhi: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is excited to resume the shooting for 'Bobby Jasoos'. The 32-year old actress' mother underwent an emergency heart surgery due to which the shooting of her production venture was postponed. "All our bags are packed! Onto schedule 2 of Bobby Jasoos yippee! Can't believe by...
  • First Look: You won't recognise Vidya Balan as Bobby Jasoos 02-12-2013 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan may have been mocked for sticking to her 'desi' avatar in real life, but when it comes to films, the actress shows no qualms in experimenting with her looks. If 'Ghanchakkar' featured her in bright salwaar-kurtis and outrageous western ensembles, Vidya is all set to shock...
  • Dia Mirza's mother to undergo surgery, 'Bobby Jasoos' shoot postponed 11-11-2013 01:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Dia Mirza's mother has been advised to undergo an emergency heart surgery due to which the shooting of the former's production venture 'Bobby Jasoos' has been postponed for a few days. "Dia's mother has to undergo an urgent heart surgery due to which the schedule of 'Bobby Jasoos'...
  • Miss Asia Pacific World Srishti Rana's tiara seized by Air Intelligence Unit 05-11-2013 11:43 AM

    Busan: Twenty one-year-old Srishti Rana, who bagged Miss Asia Pacific 2013 pageant in Korea recently, is in trouble. Srishti's tiara, made of diamonds and other valuable gems, has been seized by Air Intelligence Unit as it was an undeclared item. The tiara of Rana will be returned once the value...
  • Miss India runner-up Srishti Rana crowned Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 31-10-2013 08:22 AM

    Busan: Twenty one-year-old Srishti Rana has made the country proud by winning Miss Asia Pacific 2013 pageant in Korea. She is India's second consecutive winner to win the coveted titles. The 21-year-old outshined among 49 other contestants in the pageant held in Korea on October 30. She was crowned by...
  • Vidya and I share a cordial, affectionate relationship: Dia Mirza 10-10-2013 03:27 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-turned-producer Dia Mirza says she has no qualms about not being the leading lady in her production venture 'Bobby Jasoos' and is happy being behind the camera. In her ambitious second production 'Bobby Jasoos', Vidya Balan plays the lead role. Dia co-owns production banner Born Free Entertainment with beau...
  • Nobody better to play 'Bobby Jasoos' than Vidya: Dia Mirza 08-10-2013 04:01 PM

    Mumbai: Dia Mirza, who has once again donned the producer's hat for thriller 'Bobby Jasoos', is confident about her decision to rope in Vidya Balan to play the lead because she feels no other actor could do justice to the role of a detective. "There is nobody better than Vidya...
  • Blessed to have a partner like Sahil: Dia Mirza 04-10-2013 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: Dia Mirza's absence from the silver screen is often misconstrued as being out of work but the actress-turned-producer insists this is not the case as she is busy on the production front. The 31-year-old actress, whose last acting sting was in her own 2011 debut production venture 'Love...
  • Bobby Jasoos: Thrilled to be lady James Bond, says Vidya Balan 27-09-2013 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan who will be playing a detective in 'Bobby Jasoos', says she is thrilled to be lady James Bond. Vidya will be seen in Dia Mirza's home production film to be made under their banner Born Free Entertainment. "I am thrilled to be lady James Bond. The...
  • 25 celebrity vacations you wouldn't want to miss 02-09-2013 12:13 AM

    New Delhi: Even though your favorite stars are busy jetting across the country, hopping from one city to another to promote their films and adhering to painstaking touring, they do manage to take time out from their hectic lives for a well-planned vacation. Still unconvinced? Take a look at the...
  • Mumbai no safe haven for women: B'wood actresses post gang-rape 26-08-2013 04:27 PM

    Mumbai: Calling the recent gang-rape of a woman photojournalist in Mumbai a "wake-up call", Bollywood's actress brigade, including Shabana Azmi and Juhi Chawla have, said the city isn't safe anymore and that the incident has sent a "shock" down everyone's spine. Here's what they had to say: Shabana Azmi: This...
  • Vidya Balan is a powerhouse performer, says Dia Mirza 22-07-2013 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: Producer-actress Dia Mirza is busy casting for three films being made under her banner and says she would love to work with 'Kahaani' actress Vidya Balan. She co-owns production house Born Free Entertainment along with her beau, businessman Sahil Sangha, and actor Zayed Khan. 'Love Breakups Zindagi' was their...
  • Dia Mirza: I will marry Sahil Sangha next year 15-07-2013 10:07 AM

    Mumbai: Contented and at peace with her life, Bollywood actress Dia Mirza, who is set to marry long-time boyfriend and businessman Sahil Sangha next year, credits him for bringing a lot of calm and confidence into her life. The 31-year-old co-owns production house Born Free Entertainment along with Sahil and...
  • Dia Mirza: Never been crushed by the industry's perception 11-07-2013 10:23 AM

    Macau: She was a teenager when she won the coveted Miss Asia Pacific title in 2000 and, since then, Dia Mirza has been smiling away as an actor, social worker and now, as a producer. But she is glad that she has been able to evade the "pretense" which often...
  • IIFA is about to get Punjabified, says Vir Das 29-06-2013 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: Stand-up comedian and actor Vir Das is looking forward to "Punjabify" the forthcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) weekend and awards in Macau, along with his "Santa Banta" co-star Boman Irani. Vir and Boman will host the Grey Goose IIFA Rocks, a music and fashion event, on day...
  • I dedicate 'Paanch Adhyay' to my mom: Dia Mirza 24-10-2012 11:35 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Dia Mirza, who made her Bollywood debut with 2001 release 'Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein', has dedicated her first Bengali film 'Paanch Adhyay' to her mother. "It is my first Bengali and my first regional film ever. I dedicate this to my mother, who is a Bengali. She...