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  • I agreed to be part of 'Yudh' for Amitabh Bachchan: Sarika June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Sarika is making her small screen debut opposite Amitabh Bachchan in 'Yudh' and she says it was because of the megastar that she agreed to be part of the fiction-based series. The 53-year-old actress has previously worked with Bachchan in films like 'Nastik', 'Satte Pe Satta' and the...
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7: Madhuri Dixit does a mindblowing samba act on the opening weekend of the dance-based reality show June 10, 2014

    If you thought iconic actress Madhuri Dixit was all about grace and poise, you may now be forced to think differently. With her amazing samba act on the seventh season of the dance-based reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', Dixit proved that she can be a badass too. She totally nailed the...
  • A walk down the memory lane: Now you can watch the entire 'Malgudi Days' series for free on YouTube June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: If you grew up in the '80s, chances are that you remember the long summer holidays, playing in the yard with a bunch of your friends. You perhaps remember falling asleep listening to stories told by your mother or grandmother. Or perhaps you knew a mailman or a...
  • Actress Mahi Vij thinks that saas-bahu soaps are here to stay June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular TV actress Mahi Vij feels the 'saas-bahu' shows will continue to rule the small screen primarily because of its demand. "I think the 'saas-bahu' format shows are here to stay. If I would have been the head of a channel I would put my money on such shows as...
  • Madhuri Dixit: Best dancers don't always win the show; they have to touch audience's heart as well June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit, who is judging dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', feels best dancer may not win the show as contestant who strikes a chord with audience eventually emerges victorious. "As a person I learnt lots of things (from the show) when we see the journey of so many...
  • Amitabh Bachchan performed stunts in a body rig first time after his accident during 'Coolie': sources June 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan's fiction debut on the small screen with the series 'Yudh' just got a lot more dangerous. The actor is said to have defied medical orders to perform some forbidden stunts in a body rig. It's been 30 years since the Big B wore a body rig for...
  • I would love to come back on TV but want to do something challenging: Rohit Roy May 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular TV actor Rohit Roy wants to do a show like 'House of Cards' which he feels is challenging and out-of-box. Rohit, known for his role in serials like 'Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chand' and 'Swabhimaan', was last seen as Kabir in Zee TV's fiction show 'Hitler Didi'. "I would love...
  • Toral Rasputra, Avika Gor, Preetika Rao thank their moms for compassion, sacrifices May 10, 2014

    New Delhi: On the special occasion of Mother's Day on Sunday, TV actors bow down to their mothers who provided strenght and unconditional support to them, to overcome all fears and worries. From Siddharth Shukla to Avika Gor, everybody feels that no one can understand a child better than the...
  • Saurabh Raj Jain comfortable playing lord Krishna for the third time May 4, 2014

    Umargaon: After playing Vishnu/Krishna in two TV shows, Saurabh Raj Jain has taken on the role of the flute-playing God for the third time in 'Mahabharat', but the actor says he has no qualms about doing it. The 32-year-old actor feels playing the same role in three TV shows will not...
  • Fire on 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev' set, no injuries April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: A fire broke out on one of the sets of Life OK's mythological show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev' Tuesday afternoon, but "no one suffered any injuries", said a statement from the channel. The fire broke on the sets put up at Naigaon here around 1 p.m. Five fire engines tried...
  • Sympathise, respect cops after doing 'Encounter': Eijaz Khan April 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular TV actor Eijaz Khan, who is playing a cop in 'Encounter', has said the real-life encounter of gangster Maya Dolas in Mumbai is recreated on small screen in the show. The encounter was depicted on the silver screen in Bollywood film 'Shootout At Lokhandwala' earlier. In the show, Chetan...
  • 'Satyamev Jayate' aims to empower viewers: Aamir Khan February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The second season of Aamir Khan's talk show 'Satyamev Jayate' is set to go an air Sunday in six different languages on Star. It aims to empower viewers to participate in an action-oriented change and the Bollywood star describes the making of the show as a "a journey of...
  • TV actor Karan Wahi set for big screen debut January 31, 2014

    Mumbai: TV actor and host Karan Wahi is the latest to make a transit to the big screen and is shooting for his first film. However, he cannot reveal any details about the project. "I am shooting for a film. But I can't talk about it. If I could tell...
  • After Aamir, Salman Khan to now host TV show on social causes January 6, 2014

    Mumbai: After successfully hosting four consecutive seasons of reality show 'Bigg Boss', Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will come on the small screen next year as the host of a new show based on social causes and says it will be different from "Satyamev Jayate". In 2012, his contemporary Aamir Khan launched...
  • TV fashion round up: Actresses underwent a classy makeover December 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Real fashion on reel! Kritika Kamra, Surbhi Jyoti to Manasi Salvi and Madhu Raja are some of the most stylish actresses on the small screen who avoided excessive embellishment and brought a refreshing trend on telly with their stylized and elegant wardrobes. They are instrumental in elevating the...
  • It's time to 'Cook it up with Tarla Dalal' again November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: In a bid to pay a tribute to India's first celebrity chef Tarla Dalal, who died here earlier this week following a cardiac arrest, video-on-demand service SonyLIV.com has revived her popular cookery show 'Cook it up with Tarla Dalal'. 'Cook it up with Tarla Dalal', aired on Sony Entertainment Television,...
  • Aamir Khan felicitated with US award for 'Satyamev Jayate' October 29, 2013

    Washington: Aamir Khan has been felicitated with a prestigious US award in recognition of his successful effort to create debate on country's pressing social problems through his popular TV show 'Satyamev Jayate'. The 47-year-old Bollywood star was presented with the Inaugural America Abroad Media Award along with Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Hazel Keech evicted from the house September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: 'The Bodygaurd' actress Hazel Keech became the first contestant to get evicted from the 'Bigg Boss' season 7 after just one week on the show. The house in the reality show, where all 14 contestants are holed up for three months without any connectivity with the outside world, was...
  • Watch: Amitabh Bachchan returns in the teaser of 'KBC 7' July 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan, the face of popular quiz show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', is back with the teaser of the next season. This time the idea is to emphasise on the value of learning. ...
  • Dance shows on TV: Dance institutes are the beneficiaries July 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Dance institutes across India are laughing all the way to the bank - thanks to parents' new-found fascination for TV reality shows. "There is a big boom in the industry for the past two years. It is amazing to see how the mindset of parents has changed towards dance....
  • My priorities will always be my kids, says actress Karisma Kapoor May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Karisma Kapoor, who has worked in a fiction show on TV and even judged reality shows, says if she will find anything interesting, she may return to the small screen. "Maybe I will do TV again. I like to pick and choose what I do. So maybe I will,...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to host next season of 'Bigg Boss'? April 24, 2013

    Salman Khan just might be replaced by his rival Shah Rukh Khan in the reality TV show's next season as Salman will be busy shooting his upcoming film 'Mental'. ...
  • No bigger screen than television, says Riteish Deshmukh April 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Riteish Deshmukh, who is making his debut on television as a judge on a dance reality show, says there is no bigger screen than it. 'India's Dancing Superstar', a dance reality show that will go on air from April 27, will be judged by Riteish, renowned Bollywood choreographers Geeta...
  • Difficult to judge children, says Vishal Dadlani April 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Composer Vishal Dadlani, who is one of the judges on upcoming singing reality show "Indian Idol Junior", says he finds it difficult to judge children. He has earlier judged singing reality shows like "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge" and "Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star". "It's very difficult to judge children...
  • Still many mysteries to unfold in 'Amrit Manthan': Ankita Sharma April 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Interesting twists and turns in TV show 'Amrit Manthan' have kept viewers glued to it, but actress Ankita Sharma, who plays Nimrit in it, says there are still many mysteries to unfold. "There will be more twists and turns in the show. Moreover, the story progresses fast in 'Amrit Manthan'....
  • TV shows: Replacing a character? Think about the TRPs March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Personal issues, Bollywood ambitions and coordination problems with the channel or production team are common reasons for actors being replaced in TV shows, but various serials seek to surmount the issue of finding suitable successors. As such a change looms, it is up to the channel to find a...
  • MTV's new reality show will be India's first youth sitcom, say crew members March 15, 2013

    MTV's new reality show will be a 12-part series, and a spoof on The Ramayana. ...
  • Shooting intimate scenes makes Mouni Roy uncomfortable March 11, 2013

    Mumbai: TV actress Mouni Roy says she gets very uncomfortable doing an intimate scene, even if it means holding hands with her co-star. "I get very uncomfortable. Wherever I go, whatever I do, I will always remain the small-town girl that I am. My first thought was 'Oh god, my parents...
  • Rakhi Sawant to show culinary skills on TV show February 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Item girl Rakhi Sawant is all set to cook, serve and entertain guests in the upcoming episodes of 'Welcome Baazi Mehmaan Nawaazi Ki'. The 34-year-old actress-dancer has previously participated in various reality shows including 'Bigg Boss', 'Nach Baliye', 'Rakhi Ka Swayamwar'. In this show, Rakhi's culinary skills will be put...