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  • 'An Unmarried Woman' writer-director Paul Mazursky dies July 2, 2014

    Reuters: Paul Mazursky, the writer and director behind such Oscar-nominated films as "An Unmarried Woman" and "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice," has died in Los Angeles. He was 84. Mazursky, who also co-created "The Monkees" television series, died on Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center from pulmonary cardiac arrest, said...
  • The resemblance is uncanny! Is Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa and Ted Mosby from 'How I Met Your Mother' the same person? June 30, 2014

    He'd stopped two of the world's most famous forwards, and yesterday, Brazilians and Mexicans alike chanted his name. Guillermo Ochoa was one of the main reasons why Mexico was on the brink of reaching the quarterfinals at the World Cup -- before the Netherlands came from a goal down to...
  • Emily Blunt to star in Denis Villeneuve's thriller, 'Sicario' April 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Devil Wears Prada' star Emily Blunt is in talks to star in Denis Villeneuve's 'Sicario'. The 31-year-old actress is lining up to star in the action thriller, reported Variety. The film will centre around a cop from Tucson, Arizona, who teams up with two mercenaries to cross the Mexican...
  • Amy Adams to star in 'Story of Your Life'? April 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'American Hustle' star Amy Adams is in talks to star in 'Story of Your Life', which is an adaptation of author Ted Chiang. The film will be directed by Denis Villeneuve from a script by Eric Heisserer. Adams will play a linguist who is recruited by...
  • Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher engaged? March 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Mila Kunis and actor Ashton Kutcher have sparked rumours they're engaged after the former was spotted wearing a diamond sparkler on left hand. The 30-year-old was spotted wearing a rock on her ring finger while shopping here, Thursday, reports contactmusic.com. A source told Us Weekly: "She is crazy about...
  • Amanda Seyfried replaces Mila Kunis as female lead in 'Ted 2' February 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Amanda Seyfried is all set to play the leading actress in 'Ted 2'. The previous part saw Mark Wahlberg's character getting married to Mila Kunis', who was the female lead, at the end of the movie 'Ted', reported Ace Showbiz. However, Kunis is still expected to appear in...
  • How Lizzie Velasquez, once called the 'world's ugliest woman', beat her internet bullies January 10, 2014

    Lizzie Velasquez was just a teenager when she found a YouTube video called the 'world's ugliest woman'. She was born with a rare condition which causes her to have a hyper metabolism and keeps her from gaining any weight - she weighs only 29 kilos. She's also blind in her...
  • Mark Wahlberg: I've always admired Denzel Washington August 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Wahlberg says he bonded well with actor Denzel Washington on the set of '2 Guns' and managed to get lots of good advice from him. The 42-year-old actor loved working with his 58-year-old co-star on the movie and relished the chance to question him on a number...
  • 'How I Met Your Mother' to finally come to an end July 23, 2013

    As Ted Mosby's daughter says, "It's been 8 years and we have been sitting on this couch" fans of popular sitcom 'How I Met Your Mother' get a sneak preview into the final season of the show. The series began with a father telling his children how he met their...
  • Revealed! The 'Mother' in popular sitcom 'How I Met Your Mother' May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The wait has been long. And finally the fans of popular sitcom 'How I Met Your Mother' will get to see the girl who marries the main protagonist - Ted Mosby. The identity of the mother was revealed by CBS channel on its Facebook page recently with a still...
  • 'Django' and 'Ted' lead comedies, superheroes at MTV Movie Awards March 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Django Unchained' and raunchy comedy 'Ted' landed seven MTV Movie Awards nominations on Tuesday, leading a slew of comedies and superhero blockbusters among the nominees at the annual film awards voted for by youth audiences. Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, 22, landed five nominations, including Best Female Performance for her role...
  • NRI education pioneer wins $ 1 mn TED prize February 27, 2013

    Washington: An NRI education pioneer, known for his innovative 'hole-in-the-wall' experiment to give computer education to slum children, has been awarded with the prestigious $1 million TED prize. Dr Sugata Mitra, a Professor of Educational Technology at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University, UK, accepted...
  • MacFarlane says 'no way' he would host Oscars again February 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: Comedian Seth MacFarlane said on Tuesday that he would not host the star-studded Academy Awards ceremony again, after TV critics panned Sunday's show. 'Family Guy' creator and star MacFarlane was asked on Twitter whether he would host the Oscars a second time after making his debut in Sunday's show,...
  • Oscar producers aim to cut out the boring parts February 5, 2013

    Beverly Hills: The producers of the Academy Awards have good news for those watching at home: They're trying to cut out the boring parts. Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron say they watched 40 years of past ceremonies to finds ways to keep the show moving at a brisk...
  • Australia condemns racial attack on 2 Indian women December 21, 2012

    Melbourne: Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu on condemned as "sickening" an alleged racial attack on two young Indian women on a local bus in Australia, while denouncing the idea of racism as "contemptible" and "disgraceful". In an incident that reportedly happened on December 12, a woman of solid built who has...
  • Ted Dexter in awe of 'classical' Pujara December 3, 2012

    Kolkata: English cricketing great Ted Dexter just cannot stop admiring India's new Mr. Consistent Cheteshwar Pujara. He describes the 24-year-old right-hander as "classical" and one of the "most correct players" he has seen for a long time. "Pujara is wonderful, classical and one of the most correct players I have...
  • CAB to felicitate Contractor, Dexter at Eden November 30, 2012

    Kolkata: Nari Contractor and Ted Dexter, the oldest surviving former skippers of Indian and English cricket teams, would be taken around the Eden Gardens in golf carts on December 5 - the opening day of the third Test between the two sides, the organisers said on Friday. The duo had...
  • Friday releases: 'Cloud Atlas', 'Ted' November 1, 2012

    This week two Hollywood films hit theatres including Tom Hanks starrer 'Cloud Atlas' and Mark Wahlberg's 'Ted'. Inspired by the novel of the same name, 'Cloud Atlas' stars Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant and Susan Sarandon. Based on the premise of action and reaction, the film explores how individual...
  • A sequel to 'Ted' and another Bourne film in making September 15, 2012

    London: Universal Pictures have confirmed a sequel to the movie 'Ted' as well as another film in the 'Bourne' franchise. The studio will make a follow-up to Seth MacFarlane's box office hit - a comedy about a teddy bear that comes to life, starring Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis -...
  • While 'Batman' lurks, 'Ice Age' tops box office July 16, 2012

    New York: With 'Batman' lurking, the prehistoric critters of Ice Age: Continental Drift ran off with the box office, earning $46 million in their opening weekend, according to studio estimates on July 15. The animated film from 20th Century Fox is the fourth in the 'Ice Age' series and the first...
  • Low budget 'Ted' all set to become a BO success April 28, 2012

    Los Angeles: Universal brought Snow White, Bourne and a battleship to CinemaCon on Thursday in the hopes of astonishing theater owners, but all it really needed to pack was a pot-smoking teddy bear. With a reported budget of $65 million, Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted' was made for a fraction of what it...
  • Watch: Trailer of 'Ted' April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The trailer of upcoming Hollywood film 'Ted' is out. Directed by Seth MacFarlane, the film stars Mark wahlberg and Mila Kunis in the lead roles. Mark Wahlberg is playing John, a Boston guy, who has a bear Ted as his best friend. Ted becomes a problem for John...
  • US being unfair with Iran on nukes issue: Ted Turner April 2, 2012

    Ted Turner, founder of the United Nations Foundation, said he is trying to make the world a better place to live. He spoke to CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar in an exclusive interview for the global affairs show World View. Here's the transcript. SH: Welcome to the special interview here on Worldview. Now...
  • The world doesn't need nukes: Ted Turner April 2, 2012

    Ted Turner, the Founder of United Nations Foundation said he is trying to make the world a better place to live. ...
  • Victoria wants 2015 WC final for MCG February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Premier of Victoria state of Australia Ted Baillieu Wednesday announced that his government will be working hard to secure the 2015 Cricket World Cup final for the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Baillieu said Melbourne was the sporting and cultural capital of Australia and had in the past been voted...
  • Bill introduced in US House to freeze aid to Pak September 27, 2011

    Washington: A key American lawmaker from Texas has introduced a resolution in the House of Representative to freeze all US aid to Pakistan. The House Resolution (No HR 3013) if passed will freeze all US aid with the exception of funds that are designated to help secure nuclear weapons. "Since the...
  • US: Daughter of Ted Kennedy passes away September 18, 2011

    Washington: Kara Kennedy became teary-eyed when she accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom on behalf of her ailing father at a 2009 White House ceremony, but she also managed to smile as Senator Ted Kennedy's life was honored. After the senator died two weeks later following a battle with brain...
  • Captain Planet heading to the big screen July 20, 2011

    London: Captain Planet is the latest kids' cartoon character to get a big screen makeover. The animated show, which ran between 1990 and 1996, focused on an environment-saving superhero, a character created by media mogul Ted Turner, reported Contactmusic. The tycoon's production company is teaming up with Transformers producer Don Murphy...
  • Elderly tend to be bad liars, study says May 30, 2011

    Sydney: Older people cannot lie as convincingly as younger people and are worse at detecting when others are lying, a study says. Psychology researchers Ted Ruffman, Janice Murray and Jamin Halberstadt, from the University of Otago in New Zealand, compared young and older adults' skills at deception as judged by listeners...