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  • I have really grappled with fame emotionally: Emma Watson Yesterday

    London: 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson has admitted that she was "very nervous" before delivering her highly-praised speech on gender equality at the United Nations summit last month. The 24-year-old actress and United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador covers December's Elle UK, the magazine's inaugural feminism issue, which is focused on inspiring...
  • Chadwick Boseman roped in by Marvel Studios to play Black Panther Yesterday

    Los Angeles: Actor Chadwick Boseman has been roped in by Marvel Studios for the role of superhero Black Panther. Boseman was announced as T'Challa, the head of the fictional African nation of Wakanda, in the movie, which is scheduled to be released November 3, 2017. The Black Panther - created by Stan...
  • 'If I lift this, will I get to rule Asgard?' Iron Man, Captain America, Hawkeye try to lift Thor's hammer in this new 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' teaser 2 days ago

    In a casual conversation over beer, this bunch of superheroes tries to move Thor's hammer, which 'only the worthy' can lift. "It's a trick," mutters, Hawkeye, as all the superheroes try and fail to lift the hammer. But Captain America manages to move it an inch, which Thor finds disturbing.'Avengers:...
  • Have taken a big risk by not opting for a face-lift: Julia Roberts 2 days ago

    Los Angeles: Actress Julia Roberts feels she has taken a "big risk" by not going under the knife to fight the ageing marks. "By Hollywood standards, I guess I've already taken a big risk in not having had a face-lift," the 47-year-old actress told You magazine, reports contactmusic.com. Roberts, who married Danny...
  • Islamic State uses Hollywood style techniques to recruit workers 3 days ago

    Terror group ISIS is using Hollywood style techniques to recruit workers from the west. and intelligence experts say it's working. ...
  • Mark Zuckerberg in a sherwani, Princess Diana in a salwar kameez: 20 photos of foreign celebrities who looked stunning in traditional Indian attire 3 days ago

    Supermodel Naomi Campbell may have donned several looks in her entire career but her appearance in gorgeous Indian saris always makes heads turn. There are many other Hollywood celebrities, sportspersons and politicians who have carried the Indian look surprisingly well.The Williams sisters have won a number of tournaments across the...
  • Horror film 'Ouija' spells out win on the US and Canadian movie charts 4 days ago

    LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK: "Ouija", a horror film inspired by the board said to contact the dead, haunted the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, collecting $20 million in weekend ticket sales and knocking Brad Pitt's "Fury" out of first place. Another new entry, action thriller "John Wick"...
  • Watch: Benedict Cumberbatch imitating Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love' walk on 'The Graham Nortan Show' is the best thing you'll see today 5 days ago

    'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch sure knows how to 'work it'. And when goaded by Graham Nortan, he even broke into a weird little jig that is sure to send his fas in a tizzy. Watch and learn, gentlemen. ...
  • Singer John Denver gets a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame 5 days ago

    LOS ANGELES: Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. The "Sunshine on My Shoulders" singer received the walk's 2,531st star on Friday, 17 years after his death. Denver's son, Zak Deutschendorf, and daughter, Jesse Belle Denver, attended the...
  • Warner Bros seeks female director for 'The Wonder Woman' film 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros is on the hunt for a female director for 'Wonder Woman'. The studio is said to be actively seeking a female filmmaker to take on the high-profile solo superhero film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Female directors of superhero films have been in short supply. Rachel Talalay directed...
  • '50 Shades of Grey' re-shoot? Reports indicate lack of chemistry between lead actors Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Upcoming erotic-romance 'Fifty Shades of Grey' had to be re-shot reportedly due to lack of chemistry between the lead actors Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson. The film is based on EL James novel of the same name, which traces deepening relationship between a college graduate, Anastasia Steele (played by...
  • I want to be a qualified father: Jackie Chan after his son's arrest 6 days ago

    Beijing: Jackie Chan has pledged to become a better father after his son Jaycee was arrested on drug charges. The film star said in his first comments in person after the arrest: "I am always a father. I used to be an unqualified father. Now, after this event, I want to...
  • 'The Matrix' actor Keanu Reeves returns to the dark side in 'John Wick' 1 week ago

    New York: Actor Keanu Reeves travels to a murky underworld in the action thriller, "John Wick," playing a grieving husband and retired assassin, who reverts to being a killing machine to avenge the wrongs done to him by Russian mobsters. The film, jam-packed with car chases, gun fights, mayhem and murder,...
  • What you put under your clothes is the first step in making yourself feel good, says actress Halle Berry at the launch of a lingerie line 1 week ago

    NEW YORK: What's in a bra? Femininity, sexiness and self-empowerment, says Halle Berry, who is launching a lingerie line she says will do it all. The Oscar-winning actress is reviving Scandale, a lingerie label born in France in 1932. "We've taken this brand and revamped it," Berry said in an interview Thursday....
  • 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' trailer: James Spader is a terrifying Ultron; Robert Downey Jr's Iron Man debuts the 'Hulkbuster Suit' October 23, 2014

    "I'm gonna show you something beautiful," says James Spader as the ruthless, metallic Ultron. The camera then pans to people staring in dismay at destruction, buildings collapsing, Hulk, sitting down, hugging his knees.The first look at Marvel's highly-anticipated sequel to 'The Avengers' is darker than its predecessor.Fans of 'Avengers: Age...
  • Renee Zellweger slams surgery rumours as 'silly' October 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Terming the plastic surgery rumours as baseless, actress Renee Zellweger says she looks different because she is healthier and happier. The speculation that the 45-year-old underwent plastic surgery started after she was unrecognisable at an event in Beverly Hills Monday. Calling the conversation about her appearance "silly," she said that...
  • OMG! Actress Jena Malone to play Robin in Zack Snyder 'Batman v Superman'? October 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jena Malone will reportedly play Carrie Kelly - "female" Robin - in the upcoming film "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice". WILX-10 News station reporter Kirk Montgomery spoke with a source at Michigan State University, where a scene involving Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) and Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg)...
  • Shia LaBeouf blames method acting for erratic behaviour October 20, 2014

    London: Actor Shia LaBeouf says he likes to get into skin of his on-screen character which proves troublesome in real life. LaBeouf clashed with Alec Baldwin on the set of Broadway production 'Orphans'. The actor, however, said he was simply preparing for his role and did not hurt him intentionally,...
  • Motherhood was a risk; had to completely shift my priorities and not be apologetic: Jessica Alba October 20, 2014

    London: Actress Jessica Alba, who is parent to two kids, says motherhood was a risk as it required her to put her career on hold, which she found scary. The 33-year-old actress, who has daughters Honor, six, and Haven, three, with husband Cash Warren, says it was difficult to take...
  • Brad Pitt's 'Fury' all the rage at US, Canada box office; pushes 'Gone Girl' to second place October 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES: Brad Pitt's gritty World War Two drama "Fury" conquered all box office foes over the weekend, ringing up $23.5 million in ticket sales at theaters in the United States and Canada. "Fury" kicked two-time box office leader "Gone Girl" to second place. The thriller starring Ben Affleck collected $17.8...
  • 'Never Been Kissed' star Drew Barrymore says it's going to be 'awesome' when she turns 40 next year October 20, 2014

    London: Actress Drew Barrymore has admitted that she will be happy when she will turn 40. The 'Blonde' actress, who will be turning 40 next year, said she has worked hard to get to the milestone, reported Contactmusic. "When I turn 40 on February 22, I'm going to heave a huge...
  • 'The Vampire Diaries' star Candice Accola marries The Fray rocker Joe King October 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Vampire Diaries' star Candice Accola has tied the knot with rock band The Fray rocker fiance Joe King in New Orleans. The two, who first met at a Super Bowl event, exchanged the wedding vows on Saturday in presence of family and friends, including her show's co-stars Paul...
  • Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood accused of plagiarism October 18, 2014

    London: Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has been accused of plagiarism in her self-titled biography which was released earlier this week. According to the author of 'The Look: Adventures in Rock and Pop Fashion', Paul Gorman, the designer has copied numerous passages almost verbatim from the work in her self-titled biography which...
  • Snapshot: 'Gossip Girl' star Blake Lively debuts her baby bump on the red carpet October 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Blake Lively made her first red carpet appearance after announcing her pregnancy as she arrived at the God's Love We Deliver 2014 Golden Heart Awards in New York City.The actress said though she has a busy schedule she is looking forward to the arrival of her and...
  • Al Pacino set to return to Broadway in David Mamet's 'China Doll' October 17, 2014

    New York: Oscar- and Tony-winning actor Al Pacino will return to Broadway next year in the world premiere of "China Doll," a new play by David Mamet, its producers said on Thursday. The play, which Mamet wrote for Pacino, will begin performances in October 2015, according to producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry...
  • Did you know? 'Fatal Attraction' star Glenn Close was raised in a cult October 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Fatal Attraction' star Glenn Close says she lost out on a normal childhood due to her upbringing in a cult. Close, 67, says she spent part of her childhood in a religious cult known as the Moral Re-Armament, according to the Hollywood Reporter. "You basically weren't allowed to do anything,...
  • Pop legend Michael Jackson tops Forbes list of highest-earning dead celebrities October 16, 2014

    New York: Five years after his death, singer Michael Jackson is generating a fortune and is the top-earning dead celebrity, raking in an estimated $140 million in the past year for his estate, Forbes said on Wednesday. He earned more than twice as much as singer Elvis Presley, who died in...
  • Imran Khan: Indian actors don't get good roles in Hollywood; you're either the hero's friend, or the convenience store owner October 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actors like Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur may be making inroads into the Hollywood scene, but actor Imran Khan feels the American film industry lacks good roles for Indian talent. "To be honest, I don't think Indian actors get good roles in Hollywood. You either get to be...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch says homophobia is 'medieval' and that he would fight anti-gay extremists 'to the death' October 15, 2014

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch believes homophobia is "medieval" and says he would fight anti-gay extremists "to the death". "People are being beheaded in countries right now because of their beliefs or sexual orientations. It's terrifying. It's medieval - a beheading," the British actor said in the November issue of Out Magazine,...