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  • Amitabh Bachchan wraps up 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' shoot 9 hours 25 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan has wrapped up the shoot for eighth season of his reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'. The 72-year-old actor finished working on the grand finale of the current season last evening, which marked his 602 episode of the TV series. Bachchan took to Twitter to express his feelings...
  • 'House of Cards' actress Elizabeth Norment dies at age 61 Yesterday

    New York: Elizabeth Norment, the American actress best known for her role on the Netflix political series "House of Cards," has died at the age of 61. The actress passed away on Oct. 13 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, according to media reports. No other details were...
  • Tim Cook hints at Apple's long-rumoured television product Yesterday

    Laguna Beach: Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available, and is now more widely used than any competing payment system. "We're already No. 1. We're more than the total of the other guys," Cook...
  • 'The larger the bindi, the more evil the woman': 18 insufferable sequences every daily soap on Indian television uses at least once Yesterday

    Women laden with heavy jewellery, kitchen politics, rebirth and plastic surgery are the only ingredients you require to churn out a successful daily soap in India. Who needs a story when the TV show is doing so well without one!The Indian TV audience has deciphered the daily soap logic after...
  • Bigg Boss 8, Day 36: Sonali Raut chides Ali Quli Mirza for misbehaving with her 2 days ago

    After Soni's exit, Upen was seen opening up to other housemates, be it Sonali, Diandra or Aarya, he has started mingling around the house. Upen was seen dressing up as a girl, while Karishma and Sushant helped him put on makeup. Upen then walks around the house wearing a dupatta...
  • Amazon unveils $39 Fire TV Stick, challenging Google's Chromecast 2 days ago

    New York: Amazon on Monday unveiled a new media stick allowing users to stream content to television sets, challenging Google's Chromecast device released last year. The plug-in Fire TV Stick, a device the size of a pack of gum, provides access to Amazon Instant Video as well as other services including...
  • I emotionally broke down after meeting people during the show; give me time to recover: Aamir Khan on the sets of 'Satyamev Jayate' 3 days ago

    Bhopal: Bollywood actor Aamir Khan turned "emotional" during today's telecast of his television show 'Satyamev Jayate', which was about tuberculosis. During the telecast of the 'Mumkin Hai' episode of the programme, Aamir got so emotional that he broke down and said, "I emotionally broke down after meeting people during the show....
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 35: Salman Khan sings for musicians Sajid-Wajid; Soni Singh gets eliminated from the show 3 days ago

    Sunday's episode of 'Bigg Boss 8' opened with Salman Khan jamming with music composers Sajid-Wajid. He sang some of the tunes from his hit films such as 'Dabangg', 'Ek Tha Tiger', etc. Later, Urvashi Dholakia, winner of 'Bigg Boss' season 6 came to mentor the present contestants. She gave a lot...
  • Aamir Khan tackles Tuberculosis in the latest episode of 'Satyamev Jayate'; Salman Khan shares how his family was affected by it 4 days ago

    According to the statistics provided during 'Satyamev Jayate', a startling number of people are affected by Tuberculosis, or TB in India. "Over 30 crore Indians carry the virus for the disease, whereas around 40 lakh are currently suffering from it," the show revealed. The latest episode of Aamir Khan's show tackled...
  • Watch: Benedict Cumberbatch imitating Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love' walk on 'The Graham Nortan Show' is the best thing you'll see today 4 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. ...
  • TLC cancels its 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' series 4 days ago

    NEW YORK: The TLC network on Friday canceled its colorful series about child beauty pageant contestant Honey Boo Boo and her Georgia family. The network had already completed filming of another season of "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" and was set to begin airing it at the end of this year. TLC...
  • PM Modi congratulates TV channels for showing dirt on streets left by Diwali celebrations 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated TV channels for showing dirty streets after Diwali celebrations, saying telecasting such visuals would create awareness among people about the importance of cleanliness. The Prime Minister, who launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on October 2, also congratulated the people who participated in...
  • Coming soon! 'Archie' and gang to feature in a TV show 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: 'Archie' will be coming to the small screen as FOX has picked up the TV series rights to 'Archie Comics', developing it as a one-hour drama titled 'Riverdale'. The live-action series is written by former 'Glee' scribe Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and produced by Greg Berlanti, reported Ace Showbiz. "This is a...
  • Interesting phase in TV now, content has become more mature: Sudha Chandran 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Sudha Chandran, who has returned to TV in a full-fledged role in 'Shastri Sisters', says the small screen has undergone a metamorphosis over the period of time. The 50-year-old actress said TV has moved on from decked up looks to relatable contents. "This is my full-fledged role after a long...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', day 32: Ali Quli Mirza flirts with Gutthi and Palak; Gautam Gulati and Sonali Raut get cozy 6 days ago

    Yesterday's episode of 'Bigg Boss' season 8 proved to be a hilarious twist to the otherwise dramatic proceedings. Firstly, the guests of honour on the show were Gutthi and Palak from 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'. The on-screen 'sisters' came over to the Bigg Boss house to promote a eco-friendly Diwali....
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 28: Gauhar Khan turns Bigg Boss for one day; Natasa Stankovic gets eliminated October 20, 2014

    The Sunday episode of 'Bigg Boss 8' was a fun affair. The episode opened with Salman Khan imagining himself as the captain in the 'Bigg Boss' house. After Khan transported himself (with a little help from Photoshop) to various in-house scenarios, he realised that he was better off outside the house. Last...
  • '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...
  • Aditi Govitrikar: 'Bigg Boss' changed my mental make up; made me stronger October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Model-actress Aditi Govitrikar says that her stint in season three of celebrity-reality show 'Bigg Boss' taught her a lot in life. The '16 December' actress said that her season, which was won by Vindo Dara Singh, was the most decent season of the reality show ever. "'Bigg Boss' didn't really...
  • TV adaptation of Ebola best-seller 'The Hot Zone' in the works October 18, 2014

    (Reuters) - Fox's television studio has been developing an adaptation of the best-selling 1994 Ebola chronicle "The Hot Zone" for more than a year, the Twenty-First Century Fox Inc-owned company said on Friday. "It's a strange and upsetting coincidence that we all happen to be experiencing this current scare, and we're...
  • 'Boy meets girl, boy rapes girl, boy marries girl': Thai soaps trigger outcry over romanticising rape October 17, 2014

    Bangkok: In a famous scene from Thailand's award-winning soap opera "The Power of Shadows," the handsome protagonist gets drunk and rapes the leading lady. He later begs her forgiveness, and they live happily ever after. Boy Meets Girl, Boy Rapes Girl, Boy Marries Girl. The premise is so common in Thailand's...
  • '7th Heaven' actor faces new sex crime investigation over 1983 incident October 16, 2014

    (Reuters) - The Los Angeles County Sheriff is investigating actor Stephen Collins on an allegation of indecent exposure or molesting a teenage girl three decades ago, the department said on Wednesday. The alleged incident happened in the summer of 1983 in West Hollywood, Calif., while the victim was 13 years old,...
  • Photos: 20 times the hilarious 'Dadi' got too close for comfort with her 'shagun ki pappis' on the TV show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' October 16, 2014

    If there's one show that has brought all of Bollywood to television, it is Comedy Nights with Kapil. The highly popular comedy show is not just popular because of its entertaining host Kapil Sharma, but also because of his telly family.The adorable Palak, poker-faced Gutthi, annoyed wife Manju, eligible bachelorette...
  • 'Humsafar' Episode 1 review: Less of Fawad Khan on screen but a gripping story makes up for his absence October 14, 2014

    At a time when Pakistani actor Fawad Khan has become a national heartthrob in India, Zee Network's Zindagi channel has decided to air popular Pakistani show 'Humsafar' for the Indian audience. The show opened to mixed response in Pakistan back in 2011 and soon became a national sensation getting almost the...
  • Deepshikha Nagpal: My eviction from the 'Bigg Boss' house came as a surprise for Salman Khan as well October 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Deepshikha Nagpal, touted as one of the strongest contenders on celebrity reality show 'Bigg Boss 8', says she did not expect that she will get out of the show in just three weeks. The 'Shaktimaan' actress said she, however, got a feeling that she would be eliminated when she...
  • '12 Monkeys': TV adaptation of Terry Gilliam's 1995 film gets a release date October 13, 2014

    Starring Zeljko Ivanek, Amanda Schull, Kirk Acevedo and Aaron Stanford in key roles, the television adaptation of Terry Gilliam's 1995 film '12 Monkeys' is set to hit the small screens in January 2015. The film starred Bruce Willis, Brad Pitt, Madeleine Stowe and Christopher Plummer in key roles. ...
  • From Aamir Khan, Salman Khan on their shows, to Parineeti Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan at the ISL opening night; TV this weekend was a star-studded treat October 13, 2014

    Apart from the usual bevy of shows, Bollywood stars like Parineeti Chopra, Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham and Priyanka Chopra were seen at the opening ceremony of the Indian Super League in Kolkata.While Aamir Khan talked about road safety issues on his popular show 'Satyamev Jayate' and...
  • 'Happy New Year' cast shoots for 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' Diwali special October 11, 2014

    Mumbai: It will perhaps be one of the most star-studded episodes of "Kaun Banega Crorepati". The star cast of "Happy New Year", along with director Farah Khan, shot a fun-filled episode of the popular game show hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Farah and her team - Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan,...