Actress

  • Preity-Ness spat: Actress likely to record statement on Sunday June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her former boyfriend and industrialist Ness Wadia of abuse and molestation, is likely to record her supplementary statement in connection with the case on Sunday, police said on Friday. The 39-year-old actress had filed a police complaint on June 12 night alleging...
  • Actress Khushboo quits DMK June 16, 2014

    Chennai: Actor-turned-politician Khushboo Sundar quit the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Monday. The actress who has had a career in Tamil and Hindi cinema said her decision to quit Karunanidhi's party was following the dissatisfaction amongst her colleagues regarding her work. Khushboo had joined the party back in April 2010. She had...
  • Wrong to portray the case as 'sexual molestation', says Preity Zinta's lawyer June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta's lawyer on Monday expressed apprehensions on the molestation case filed against the actress' former boyfriend Ness Wadia being given a sexual tone. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Hitesh Jain said the case was being portrayed as sexual molestation when the complaint has been registered under Section 354. IPC says a...
  • Scarlett Johansson voted as the second hottest actress in the world May 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who recently said she hates being a sex symbol, has been voted as the second hottest actress in a poll by a magazine. The 29-year-old, who is expecting her first child with her French journalist fiance Romain Dauriac, got more votes than actresses Katy Perry,...
  • Julianne Moore wins best actress at Cannes for 'Maps to the Stars' May 25, 2014

    Cannes: Julianne Moore won the best actress prize at the 67th Cannes Film Festival Saturday for her role as a shallow starlet in Canadian director David Cronenberg's biting Hollywood satire 'Maps to the Stars'. In the film, the 53-year-old redhead plays an ageing actress feeling increasingly sidelined by an industry obsessed...
  • Google doodles Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday May 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The doodle on the Google home page commemorating Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday celebrates her life both as a legendary screen actress as well as a humanitarian who was also widely regarded for her work as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. The doodle has Audrey Hepburn striking a film star pose...
  • Snapshot: Hollywood actress Audrey Hepburn shopping with her pet deer 'Ip' in Beverly Hills in this stunning photo from 1958 April 24, 2014

    A lovely snapshot of Hollywood actress Audrey Hepburn surfaced on Imgur today of her shopping with her pet deer 'Ip' in Beverly Hills. The picture is from 1958. The stunning picture shows the actress down on her haunches browsing through things while her deer waits. ...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Supriya Pathak voted best actress in a supporting role April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood films might revolve around the lead hero and the heroine, but at times it's their onscreen mothers, friends and sisters who steal the show with their nuanced performances. They might not be the central character but they definitely make many sit upright and take notice of them....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Deepika Padukone voted the best actress of 2013 for 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela' April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. It was the year when viewers accepted women in more meaty roles in films and rejected those who were used as props in the films. And the winner of the IBN Live Movie...
  • Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies April 14, 2014

    Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70. Frelich, died Thursday at their home in Temple City, Calif., her husband, Robert Steinberg, said. She suffered from a rare degenerative neurological disease called progressive supranuclear palsy,...
  • Want to be real, not act as a politician: BJP's Kirron Kher March 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Known for her sophisticated and ornate taste in expensive saris and jewellery, Kirron Kher disregards the advice that she must dress simply during her rallies as a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Lok Sabha election from Chandigarh. She believes she doesn't need to "act" like a politician...
  • Sonakshi Sinha makes singing debut with Hollywood film 'Rio 2' March 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha has not just dubbed, but also sung a few lines for Hollywood family entertainer "Rio 2", which releases here in April. The vivacious actress has lent her voice for the Hindi dubbed version of the movie. She has given voiceover for a character named Jewel, a...
  • Actress Gul Panag to contest LS polls from Chandigarh on AAP ticket March 13, 2014

    Chandigarh: Bollywood actress Gul Panag who made her foray into politics by joining the Aam Aadmi Party was on Thursday announced as the party's candidate from Chandigarh for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. After being formally allotted the Chandigarh seat, Gul Panag, who is also an activist said, "I am...
  • Pakistani actress Sana Khan dies in a car accident March 8, 2014

    Pakistani actress Sana Khan died in a car accident near Looni Kot on super highway 30 kilometres from Hyderabad. The actress was on her way to Karachi with her husband Babar Khan. According to Dawn.com, the car driven by Babar went out of control near Looni Kot and overturned as...
  • I have not even slept since winning Oscar: Lupita Nyong'o March 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Lupita Nyong'o says winning Oscar for her debut film was so overwhelming that she could not even sleep at the night. The 31-year-old actress won the best supporting actress Oscar for her role in '12 Years a Slave', reported People magazine. "It hasn't set in. I haven't even...
  • Oscars 2014: Cate Blanchett wins best actress, McConaughey best actor March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Cate Blanchett won the Academy Award for best actress for her bravura performance as a fragile socialite experiencing a meltdown in Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine.' Blanchett had been deemed the front-runner from the very beginning of the Oscar season. It was the sixth Oscar nomination for the Australian actress...
  • Oscars 2014: Lupita Nyong'o wins best supporting actress March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Lupita Nyong'o has won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for her harrowing portrayal of a slave who's caught her sadistic master's eye in '12 Years a Slave.' It was the first Oscar nomination for the 31-year-old Nyong'o, and she won it for her film debut. Not just a...
  • Moving to Mumbai was a conscious decision: Taapsee Pannu February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu, known for Telugu and Tamil films 'Mr. Perfect' and 'Aadukalam', respectively, now wants to try her hand at Hindi movies and has shifted from Chennai to Mumbai, the hub of the Hindi film industry. "Moving to Mumbai was a conscious decision and it's something that I have...
  • You don't have to be appropriate all the time: Jessica Alba February 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jessica Alba is not planning to quit the showbiz anytime soon as she enjoys role playing in front of the camera. The 32-year-old actress feels playing different characters helps boost her confidence, reported Us magazine. "It's been liberating to be able to play someone who's a badass or promiscuous...
  • I cannot read anymore: Judi Dench on fading vision February 23, 2014

    London: Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench says her fading vision has affected her ability to read and paint. The 79-year-old 'James Bond' actress suffers from muscular degeneration which is causing severe problems in her vision, reported Daily Mirror. "I never want to make much of it (her eyesight problems), but it is difficult,...
  • Race Gurram: Shruti Haasan sings 'Down Down Duppa' for the film February 21, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Shruti Haasan, who is equally popular for her singing prowess, has crooned a dubstep number in upcoming Telugu actioner 'Race Gurram'. She says the entire team worked hard on the song. Composed by S.S Thaman, the song is titled 'Down Down Duppa'. "What an awesome shoot for Down Down Duppa!...
  • Vidya to promote 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' on 'Bade Acche Lagte Hain' February 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan will make an appearance on popular TV show 'Bade Acche Lagte Hain'. This will be her second stint on the show. Vidya first featured on the show to promote her film 'The Dirty Picture' and gave some tips to Priya, the female protagonist of the show, that...
  • I want to touch everything: Salma Hayek gushes over Gucci's softness February 20, 2014

    Milan: Salma Hayek gushed over the softness of Gucci's lusciously textured looks for next winter - from supple leather to shaggy fur. "I love it. I want to touch everything. It's so soft, and so beautiful," Hayek said after the womenswear preview show for next fall and winter that marked the...
  • Jennifer Garner didn't know her character in 'Dallas Buyers Club' was fictitious February 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Garner said she had no idea that her character Eve Saks in the award-winning film 'Dallas Buyers Club' was not a real person. The film is a biographical drama based on AIDS patient Ron Woodroof, portrayed onscreen by Matthew McConaughey. Since Woodroof was real, Garner thought Saks...
  • Kareena Kapoor shoots with international crew for ad campaign February 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor was thrilled to work with an international crew, who have shot ads with the likes of Eva Mendes and Eva Longoria, as part of an ad campaign for ice cream brand Magnum. The actress shot her first ad Sunday. To ensure international standards, the entire team was...
  • Success comes with struggle, says Helen Mirren February 15, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Dame Helen Mirren, who witnessed both highs and lows in her career, says she got success after a lot of struggle. The 68-year-old says self criticism has inspired her to keep trying, reports contactmusic.com. "You never know why the trajectory of your life has led you to any particular...
  • Poll: Vote for Bollywood's most promising female newcomer February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Hindi film industry is witnessing a whole new crop of young actresses who are trying to establish themselves as the most desired leading lady. Thus, we decided to conduct a poll in order to find out who is the most popular and promising among them. ...
  • Andrea Jeremiah composes a song for 'Taramani' February 9, 2014

    Chennai: Singer-actress Andrea Jeremiah, who works predominantly in the Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam film industries, has for the first time composed a single, titled 'Soul of Taramani', for upcoming Tamil romantic-drama 'Taramani'. The track will be released here Sunday by actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan. "I had no idea she can compose songs as...
  • I was emotional while shooting 'Dallas Buyers Club': Jennifer Garner February 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Garner, who has acted in Oscar nominated film 'Dallas Buyers Club', says that she was very 'emotional' while shooting the film as she was nursing her new born baby that time. The 41-year-old added that she used to be 'nervous' to leave the baby at home but...