Actors

  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Prithviraj voted best actor in a supporting role for 'Aurangzeb' 22-04-2014 02:59 PM

    New Delhi: They might not be the central focus of the film, but actors who play the supporting roles in films provide a backbone to the story. Most of the time, the lead characters hog the limelight but these actors still manage to turn heads with their striking, 'hatke' performances....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted the best actor of 2013 for 'Dhoom 3' 21-04-2014 11:40 AM

    New Delhi: Well, the results are in, and it seems we still haven't had enough of the rugged, muscular hero. And the winner of the IBN Live Movie Award for Best Actor is -- Aamir Khan for 'Dhoom 3'. If there is any actor who has proved 'typecasting' is an...
  • CJ Youngistan: Mumbai and aspirations of a young actor 14-04-2014 11:00 AM

    CJ Kapil Punjabi is a young actor who hails from Ajmer in Rajasthan. Kapil has been in Mumbai for more than three years trying to break into the field of acting and yet feels as an outsider. In this report, Kapil narrates his struggles to CJ's Megha Mamgain. ...
  • Will Innocent be able to change the fortunes of Malayalee actors in politics? 06-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Chalakudy: If huge crowds are anything to go by, then veteran Malayalee actor Innocent could be a front-runner in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Innocent is the Independent candidate from Chalakudy, supported by the Left. The actor-turned-politician has been inspired by his recent battle with cancer, to work for the...
  • Aamir Khan miffed that he is stuck with the 'chocolate boy' image 05-04-2014 10:24 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Aamir Khan says no one calls him a hero in the industry and considers him a "chocolate boy". "No one called me a hero. I am still not called a hero. Everyone called me a chocolate boy," Aamir told reporters when asked about the first time he...
  • 'Outsider' Manoj Tiwari tries star spell in 'neglected' constituency 04-04-2014 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: For some he is an "outsider" and for some he is a popular figure, but to Manoj Tiwari, BJP candidate for North East Delhi constituency, these people are his "own". The Bhojpuri actor-turned politician is confident of writing a new chapter of development in this "neglected" constituency that...
  • e Lounge: Bollywood stars urge people to go out and vote 04-04-2014 09:17 AM

    With Lok Sabha elections round the corner, Bollywood stars are appealing the general public to step out of their houses and cast their votes. ...
  • Bengali star Trinamool candidate Dev reminds us why rape jokes are always inappropriate and why we won't 'lighten up' 24-03-2014 09:10 PM

    Bengali superstar and Trinamool's candidate from the Ghatal Lok Sabha constituency Dev Adhikari said his busy political campaign and the media focus on it felt like "getting raped". He elaborated in an interview with the Bengali daily 'Ebela', "it's like getting raped yaar, you can shout or you can enjoy"....
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt returns to jail after 90-day parole 22-03-2014 02:01 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt is back in jail for his alleged connection with the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Dutt returned to Yerwada Central Jail in Pune after his 90-day parole ended on Friday, Dutt had been granted parole due to his wife Manyata's illness. Dutt, who is undergoing the...
  • Actor Ranjeet's driver of 30 years found dead in his swimming pool 19-03-2014 01:55 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's veteran villain Ranjeet Wednesday said that his driver's dead body was found in his swimming pool here. However, whether it was an accident or a case of suicide is yet to be ascertained, said the actor. The body of Nagraj Gowda was found Tuesday night. "My wife went...
  • If Barack Obama can run America, why should the young generation in Bengal lag behind, asks matinee idol Dev 19-03-2014 10:39 AM

    Midnapore: Amid frenzied cheers from thousands of adoring fans rooting for him, Bengal's reigning matinee idol Dev began his campaign for the Lok Sabha election on Tuesday, urging the youth to turn out in large numbers at the polling booths. Soaking in the adulation of the crowd at the Aurobindo...
  • Actress Kate Winslet gets her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame 18-03-2014 05:42 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Kate Winslet was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Academy Award-winning actress wore a form-fitting black dress that showed off her enviable body at the event, reports eonline.com The six time Oscar nominated star said she was surprised to see so many...
  • Razzies 2014: Father-son duo Will and Jaden Smith named worst actors 05-03-2014 11:01 AM

    Los Angeles: Will and Jaden Smith have something they can bond over. They were both awarded Razzies for their performances in 'After Earth.' Jaden was selected as worst actor for his starring role in the sci-fi flop about a father and son stranded on an untamed earth, while the elder...
  • Oscars 2014 kick off with Jared Leto win for 'Dallas Buyers Club' 03-03-2014 07:08 AM

    Los Angeles: Jared Leto has won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for his performance as an HIV-positive transgender prostitute in 'Dallas Buyers Club.' Leto, 41, returned to acting after a six-year hiatus to play the role, and had widely been expected to win the Oscar. It was his...
  • Oscars 2014: The stats of (not) winning the Best Actor award 02-03-2014 10:56 AM

    In order to comprehend the intricate working of how Oscars, especially categories such as Best Picture and Best Actor, are doled out you could either dedicate a better part of your day to understand methods of statisticians or simply watch a thirty seconds clip of Rick Grevais' BBC sitcom called...
  • Ambareesh may be shifted to Singapore for treatment 02-03-2014 10:41 AM

    Bangalore: Ailing Kannada actor-turned-politician MH Ambareesh, who has been undergoing treatment at a hospital here for breathing-related problems for over a week, may be shifted to Singapore Saturday for further treatment. He is currently at Vikram Hospital here. Ambareesh, Minister for Housing, has been undergoing treatment at the hospital since...
  • I don't know if I will ever direct another movie: Robert De Niro 27-02-2014 01:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert De Niro isn't sure if he wants to direct another movie. The Hollywood legend shared his views at the 20th anniversary celebration of his directorial debut - 'A Bronx Tale' - at Village East Cinema Monday. "I don't know if I will ever do another movie,"...
  • Angelina Jolie, Robert Downey Jr are the highest earning actors of 2013 24-02-2014 11:01 AM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood stars Angelina Jolie and Robert Downey Jr have become the top-earning actors of 2013, according to a recent survey. The 38-year-old Oscar-winning actress has topped the female list with an income of USD 33 million, whereas Downey Jr topped the male list with an earning of USD...
  • Chavan defends extension of Sanjay Dutt's parole, says no rules violated 19-02-2014 04:11 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has come to the defense of actor Sanjay Dutt, convict in 1993 Bombay blasts case, whose parole has been extended by the court for the third time. Chavan on Wednesday said, "No rules were violated in granting parole." Actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the...
  • I'm happy being a comedian: Ali 19-02-2014 03:09 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Ali, who has starred in lead roles in several films, says he is happy making people laugh with his comedy and is not keen on playing lead roles anymore as he awaits the release of "Alibaba Okkade Donga". Ali plays the lead in 'Alibaba Okkade Donga', which...
  • Son's death was the worst thing ever happened to me: John Travolta 19-02-2014 11:33 AM

    London: Actor John Travolta has described the death of his teenage son Jett as the worst thing that's ever happened in his life. Jett died at the age of 16 in January 2009 from a seizure during a family holiday in the Bahamas, reported BBC online. "The truth is, I...
  • Horror genre hasn't caught up well in India: Jimmy Shergill 18-02-2014 01:53 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill, who will be seen in the soon-to-release horror film 'Darr @ The Mall', says there is a dearth of filmmakers who can do justice to the horror genre, which he feels has not caught up really well. "There are one or two people only in our...
  • Tired of Alok Nath yet? No? Good. You need to see a compilation of all his 'Sanskari' videos, Vines and jokes 17-02-2014 01:45 PM

    You have to admit one thing. Our hardworking, middleclass, 'sanskari' actor Alok Nath, who is still riding the popularity wave, isn't stingy with his 'aashirwad'. He's already featured in several spoof videos, has had Twitter hashtags dedicated to him, doled out blessing on Vine and now has a popular Facebook...
  • I am not considered a crowd puller: Jimmy Shergil 16-02-2014 12:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergil says he is not under pressure to pull in the crowds for his forthcoming film 'Darr@ The Mall' because the script of the horror drama is so good that it will perform that role. He said: "It's a very unusual film and it's the script that...
  • Bal Ganesha Sadhil Kapoor to now host a talk show 08-02-2014 05:12 PM

    Mumbai: Child actor Sadhil Kapoor, known for his role of The Bal Ganesha on TV, will now be seen as Captian Tiao on a talk show which will be aired on Disney Channel. The eight-year-old, who has been a part of numerous television shows and commercials, will now interview famous...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Have you voted for your favourite stars yet? 04-02-2014 05:21 PM

    The awards season has started and it's time for gratification for all your favourite Bollywood films of 2013. But do you think the people who really deserve to win get ignored in the rush to boost egos of megastars and cinema's royalty? Have you ever wondered if most awards do...
  • Oscar winning actor Maximilian Schell dies at 83 02-02-2014 04:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Maximilian Schell died after 'a sudden and serious illness'. He was 83. Schell, who won an Academy Award for his performance in 'Judgment at Nuremburg', passed away Jan 31 in a hospital in Innsbruck, Austria, reports hollywoodlife.com. He made his movie debut with the German anti-war film...
  • Most of it is impromptu: Manish Paul on hosting 02-02-2014 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: Anchor-actor Manish Paul, who has tickled the funny bone of many with his on-stage acts, says the jokes are scripted but most of the things he does are on the spur of the moment. "A lot of the things that I do on stage is impromptu. There is...