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  • Jennifer Lopez, Laverne Cox win Glaad Media Awards 14-04-2014 02:02 PM

    Los Angeles: Jennifer Lopez has added a couple of more trophies to her block. The pop star and "American Idol" judge was honored Saturday night at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards with the Vanguard Award, which lauds efforts to increase visibility and understanding of the gay, lesbian, bisexual or...
  • Idol Chat: Masand in conversation with Anne Hathaway, Andy Garcia 12-04-2014 10:59 AM

    Rajeev Masand interviews Anne Hathaway and Andy Garcia about their film 'Rio 2'. Watch the video for more. ...
  • Nicole Kidman keeps the family together: Keith Urban 07-04-2014 06:07 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Keith Urban credits his actress wife Nicole Kidman for keeping him organised. The 'Somebody Like You' hitmaker talked about Nicole, 46, at a Music award ceremony held at Las Vegas yesterday, reported People Magazine. "I always give props to Nic. Because we travel so much as a...
  • Idol Chat: Amitabh Bachchan to return as ghost in 'Bhoothnath Returns' 05-04-2014 01:15 PM

    Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan will be next seen in 'Bhootnath Returns' as a ghost. The movie is a sequel of 'Bhootnath' and will release on April 11. ...
  • Idol Chat: Masand in conversation with David Dhawan, Varun Dhawan 29-03-2014 11:07 AM

    Directed by David Dhawan, 'Main Tera Hero' is a romantic action-comedy. The film stars Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz andNargis Fakhri in the lead roles. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, David Dhawan, Varun Dhawan talked about the film and events behind the camera. The film is...
  • Australian gallery removes stolen Shiva idol after minister rap 26-03-2014 06:06 PM

    Australia's prestigious National Gallery has removed the USD 5-million statue of Shiva Nataraja it had bought from a tainted Indian-origin antique dealer after a top minister lashed out at it for failing to check the idol's ownership. The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) in Canberra is continuing its cooperation with...
  • Idol Chat: Kangana shares her 'Queen' experience 15-03-2014 10:32 AM

    After delivering a knock out performance in 'Queen', Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut talked about the success of the film. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev, the actress shares the events behind the camera. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Bewakoofiyaan' and '3 Days To Kill' 15-03-2014 10:26 AM

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Bewakoofiyaan' and '3 Days To Kill'. He also talks to actor Kangana Ranaut on the success of her recent film 'Queen'. ...
  • Robbery in temple; idols, ornaments stolen 28-02-2014 11:57 PM

    Brass idols and ornaments have been stolen from a temple at Madhuvan Complex in Hazaribagh town, the police said on Friday. The thieves entered the temple cutting iron grills on Thursday night and escaped with idols of Radhakrishna and another idol along with ornaments valued several lakhs rupees, the sources...
  • Nicki Minaj's former stylist seeks $30 million in wig dispute 23-02-2014 12:18 PM

    New Delhi: A celebrity hair stylist has accused rapper and former 'American Idol' judge Nicki Minaj of stealing his designs for the colorful wigs that helped boost her career, according to a federal lawsuit filed on Friday seeking $30 million in compensation. Terrence Davidson, whose celebrity clients include singers Patti...
  • Idol Chat: George Clooney talks about his directorial venture 'The Monuments Men' 22-02-2014 03:32 PM

    This week on Now Showing, Rajeev Masand speaks to Director George Clooney on his directorial venture 'The Monuments Men'. The movie sees a band of ageing art experts venture to the front lines of World War II to recover important works of art stolen by the Nazis. It's a fascinating...
  • Idol Chat: Vidya, Farhan talk about 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' 15-02-2014 11:24 AM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar about their upcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. The film is slated to be released on February 28. ...
  • Violence erupts during idol immersion in Purnia, Madhepura; 2 killed, 36 injured 06-02-2014 12:15 PM

    Two people were killed and about three dozen injured in violence during idol immersion in different parts of Bihar, police said on Thursday. Violence took place during idol immersion after Saraswati Puja in Bihar on Wednesday.A woman was among two people who were killed in the violence related to idol...
  • Dirt thrown on religious idol in Shahpura; situation tense 28-01-2014 06:10 PM

    A religious idol was found smeared with dirt in Shahpura town of the district this morning, triggering tension in the area. Shops in the market were forced shut by some outfits in protest against the incident, police said. "The dirt was thrown by someone last night and it came to...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Miss Lovely' and 'American Hustle' 18-01-2014 05:56 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Miss Lovely' and 'American Hustle'. He also talks to actor Salman Khan about his upcoming 'Jai Ho'. ...
  • Congress leader in Andhra Pradesh builds idol for Sonia Gandhi, to build temple next 09-01-2014 03:26 PM

    A Congress leader in Andhra Pradesh has built a temple for party president Sonia Gandhi, according to various media reports. The accompanying pictures show Gandhi as the officiating deity in the temple built by Shankar Rao, a legislator from Andhra Pradesh. Dismissing accusations of sycophancy, Rao told reporters that the...
  • Jennifer Lopez's new video 'Same Girl' to premiere on 'American Idol'? 03-01-2014 09:19 AM

    New York: The video of pop star-actress Jennifer Lopez's new single 'Same Girl' will reportedly premiere on January 16 on singing reality show 'American Idol'. Aceshowbiz.com reports that an undisclosed person, who worked with Lopez on the video, gave out the release date on microblogging Twitter by posting: "New Video...
  • Damage to temple idol triggers tension in Khandwa block 26-12-2013 06:42 PM

    Tension prevailed in the Khalta block headquarters of the district after an idol at a temple there was allegedly found damaged, following which locals launched an agitation to demand arrest of the culprit, police said. The agitators, while staging a demonstration, enforced a 'chakka jam' on the road from Ashapur...
  • Fans bid teary-eyed goodbye to 'Indian Idol 2' winner Sandeep Acharya 17-12-2013 08:49 AM

    The mortal remains of Indian Idol 2 winner Sandeep Acharya were consigned to flames at his native place in Bikaner on Monday. Family members, friends and fans bade a teary-eyed adieu to the singer who died in a private hospital in Gurgaon in Haryana at the age of 29 on...
  • 'Indian Idol 2' winner Sandeep Acharya dies 15-12-2013 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: Singer Sandeep Acharya died at an young age of 29 at the Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon Sunday. He was suffering from jaundice. "Yes, Sandeep passed away at the Medanta Hospital today. He was suffering from jaundice. We brought him here on Dec 10," Akshay Acharya, Sandeep's cousin, told...
  • 5-century-old idol of Krishna and Radha stolen from a temple during marriage ceremony 09-12-2013 10:02 AM

    A five-century-old idol of Lord Krishna and Radha was allegedly stolen from a temple in Saket village in Mathura on Sunday, police said. The theft took place while a marriage was taking place in the village and the residents were engrossed in the celebrations, said SSP Gulab Singh. Two teams...
  • Idol stolen from a Charbhujanath temple, residents enraged 07-12-2013 07:14 PM

    An idol was stolen from aCharbhujanath temple in Mandalgarh town of the Bhilwara district of Rajasthan, informed the police on Saturday.The matter came to light early this morning when thetemple gates were opened. Charbhuja is a famous temple of the lord Vishnu in theGarhbor village in Rajasthan. Enraged over the...
  • Idol chat: I don't have to give auditions any more, says Shraddha 06-12-2013 11:49 PM

    Actress Shraddha Kapoor said that after her last hit 'Aashiqui 2' she doesn't have to give auditions anymore. Shraddha also recalled that people questioned her decision to do a Bollywood romantic musical drama film. "I felt happy when people said they like my performance in 'Aashiqui 2'," she added. ...
  • Idol Chat: Entire process of working in movie nightmarish, says Dimple 30-11-2013 12:10 PM

    Actress Dimple Kapadia said that she is satisfied with her grandchildren and do roles that interests her and do not scare her. She said the entire process of working in a movie is nightmarish. The actress will be seen in her upcoming film 'What The Fish'. ...
  • Idol chat: Kareena Kapoor, Imran Khan talk about 'Gori Tere Pyaar Main' 16-11-2013 03:39 PM

    Imran Khan and Kareena Kapoor will yet again reunite on screen for 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein'. Kapoor plays the role of a social worker in the film. ...
  • Virgin America's sassy safety video is branding at its best 30-10-2013 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: There is no denying the fact that airlines use multiple gimmicks to help customers pay attention to their safety instructions. But roping in a nun and using robot rap and contortionists to jazz up a pre-flight safety video does sound a bit hilarious, right? To have an edge...
  • Idol Chat: Kangana Ranaut talks about 'Krrish 3' 12-10-2013 11:59 AM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, actress Kangana Ranaut says, the role was offered first to her before everyone in Krrish 3. ...
  • Sreeram Chandra loses 15kg for 'Prema Geema Jantanai' 08-10-2013 12:25 PM

    Chennai: Singer-turned-actor Sreeram Chandra, who is making his cinematic debut with Telugu romantic-drama 'Prema Geema Jantanai' (PGJ), has lost 15 kg for his role. He says it was challenging, but his passion for acting inspired him. Sreeram was the winner of season five of singing reality show 'Indian Idol'. "Shedding...
  • Returning to 'American Idol' was a difficult decision: Jennifer Lopez 05-10-2013 10:44 AM

    London: Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez says her decision to go back to singing talent hunt 'American Idol' was quite difficult for her. The 44-year-old singer is making a comeback to the show's 13th season after a gap of one year, reported Digital Spy. "It was actually a difficult decision because I...
  • Idol Chat: Tigmanshu Dhulia talks about 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' 03-10-2013 05:45 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia said that 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' changed his life. ...