Hollywood

  • 'Downton Abbey' actress Joanne Froggatt hints at role in next James Bond film 8 hours 14 minutes ago

    London: Actress Joanne Froggatt, who plays Anna Bates in TV show 'Downton Abbey', has hinted that she has auditioned for the 24th 'James Bond' film. The 34-year-old star said she would suit the supporting characters of Q and M in the spy series more than the Bond girl, reported Daily Express. "I...
  • Angelina Jolie to direct 'Africa', a biopic based on paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey Yesterday

    Los Angeles: Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie has been hired to direct "Africa," a feature film about paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey and his campaign against ivory poachers that threaten Africa's elephants. The film, Jolie's fourth directorial effort, is from Skydance Productions, the company behind recent "Terminator" and "Mission: Impossible" films....
  • Biography of late comedian Joan Rivers to be published in 2016 4 days ago

    New York: A biography of legendary comedian Joan Rivers, who died earlier this month, will be published in 2016, publisher Little, Brown and Company said on Wednesday. "Joan Rivers: A Life" will be penned by Vanity Fair and New York Times journalist Leslie Bennetts and will also be available as an...
  • Singer Taylor Swift leads People Magazine's best-dressed list 4 days ago

    Pop star Taylor Swift, who has adopted a sexier look on red carpets, was named People magazine's best-dressed celebrity of the year on Wednesday. Swift led the annual unranked list of the top 10 best-dressed celebrity style icons that also included Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, singers Jennifer Lopez and Rihanna and actresses...
  • 10 Indian films we think Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger must watch 5 days ago

    Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger's image in the average Indian's mind is almost synonymous with his 'Terminator' persona. We have all grown up watching his films. Now that he's shown interest in working with Tamil filmmaker Shankar, we have a list of films he should check out, you know, as preparation....
  • Vikram's beastly look in 'I' crafted by the same Academy Award-winning studio who designed visual effects for 'Avatar', 'Lord of the Rings' 5 days ago

    Chennai: A New Zealand based studio known for its stunning visual effects in Hollywood movies has done the make up for the hero in ace director Shankar's upcoming mega budget Tamil film "I." The hero, Vikram, also plays the role of an eyesorish man and make-up for the character was done...
  • 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' trailer: Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Everdeen is ready to take on the Capitol 6 days ago

    It is not just games any more. The entire District 13 is ready to go against the Capitol, after they find the celebrated heroine, Katniss Everdeen. Starring Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence, the film is based on the first part of the final novel in Suzanne Collins' best-selling trilogy. The film...
  • Each time I come to India, I know this country more: Arnold Schwarzenegger 6 days ago

    Hollywood superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai to attend the music release of Tamil director Shankar's new film 'I'. The 67-year-old star of such films as Terminator, Predator and True Lies spoke to CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand about the visit and much more. ...
  • George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B DeMille award 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actor, director and producer George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an honorary Golden Globe for his contribution to cinema, organizers of the event said on Monday. Clooney, 53, one of Hollywood's leading men on screen and behind the camera, will be honored in January at...
  • Police detain 'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts in LA; mistake her for a prostitute 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: A black actress who appeared in "Django Unchained" and her white companion suspect police assumed she was a prostitute when the two were only showing affection. The Los Angeles police said Sunday that officers detained Daniele Watts and her companion after a complaint that two people were "involved in...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch is taken! UK daily reports that the 'Sherlock' star is dating theatre director Sophie Hunter 1 week ago

    We are almost sure that all single female 'Sherlock' fans must have heaved a collective sigh at this piece of news. Talented actor Benedict Cumberbatch is now officially seeing someone. According to a report in the Sunday Mirror, Cumberbatch has been going steady with London-based theatre director Sophie Hunter. The...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch's 'The Imitation Game' takes top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival 1 week ago

    Toronto: "The Imitation Game," a biopic about British mathematician and World War Two code-breaker Alan Turing, won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. The film, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Turing, took the Groslch People's Choice award for best film at the 39th edition of the...
  • Watch: Hugh Jackman and Jimmy Falon play an awesome game of 'pool bowling' September 12, 2014

    That looks complicated, right? But not for these stellar personalities! Jimmy competes against Hugh Jackman in a giant game of billiards featuring bowling balls and no pool cues. ...
  • Snapshot: Grumpy Cat's Hollywood debut is here, and it's everything you wanted it to be September 12, 2014

    Take a bow, Tardar Sauce. The moroselooking feline meme sensation became quite a celebrity in 2012. Now, it is ready for its Hollywood debut. The film, titled, 'Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever' is now being shot. Will old Grumps live up to his name? Or will he actually get to...
  • AR Rahman to work with Brazilian singer Anna Beatriz for the film 'Pele' September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: After collaborating with multiple names from the international world, Oscarwinning Indian composer AR Rahman has joined hands with Brazilian singersongwriter Anna Beatriz for the movie "Pele". "Working with the very Brazilian and very talented lyricist and singer Anna Beatriz, for the movie 'Pel'," Rahman posted on his Twitter page...
  • The terrible hypocrisy faced by monsters in Indian cinema: End the impossible body image set by Hollywood. All 'creatures' are beautiful September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: It is the dead of night. You have just finished watching that episode of the latest season of 'American Horror Story' on your laptop. There's a slight nip in the air, it is September after all. You switch off the lights, and pull the sheets to cover you. Just...
  • Actor Richard Kiel, famous for his role as the Bond villain Jaws, dies at 74 September 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing metalmouthed James Bond villain Jaws, died on Wednesday at a hospital in Fresno, California. He was 74. Kiel died at Saint Agnes Medical Center, hospital spokeswoman Kelley Sanchez said. She did not reveal any further details on the cause of his death,...
  • Snapshot: Director Zack Snyder shares a photo of the Batmobile from the upcoming film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' September 11, 2014

    Man, how excited are you?! Doesn't the new Batmobile look totally awesome with all the hightech weapons peeking out of its impressive exterior? The film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' stars Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman and is set to release in 2016. ...
  • 'Dracula Untold' trailer: Luke Evans chooses to become a creature of the night in this epic actionadventure September 11, 2014

    The master of the dark, the mysterious Dracula is very familiar to all of us. But what are his origins? Luke Evans stars in 'Dracula Untold', the origin story of the man who became Dracula. Gary Shore directs and Michael De Luca produces the epic actionadventure that costars Sarah Gadon,...
  • Photos: Your leaders summon you to battle: These Hollywood celebrities reimagined as leaders in war are so real! September 10, 2014

    How would Benedict Cumberbatch look if he was a general in war summoning you to battle? An artist has recreated several Hollywood celebrities as leaders in war and these posters are so real, you could almost fall for them to be authentic war generals! Bill Murray, Brad Pitt, Bob Dylan...
  • 'Very future techno, as opposed to feminine sexy': Fashion world and film fraternity divided on first look at Apple Watch September 10, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple Inc's newly unveiled smartwatch on Tuesday split fashion arbiters who may prove pivotal to its broad acceptance. Many praised the "Apple Watch", priced from $349 when it debuts next year, for its clean aesthetic, but some bloggers and editors said the watch had a masculine aura, which would limit...