ACTRESSES

  • 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 awardwinning 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 68yearold 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: Singeractress 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 romanticdrama 'Taramani'. The track will be released here Sunday by actorfilmmaker 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 41yearold added that she used to be 'nervous' to leave the baby at home but...
  • We exploit ourselves in order to feel seen: Scarlett Johansson February 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson doesn't endorse social media or digital platforms because she wants to protect her 'personal life'. Johansson has given her voice to the operating system named Samantha in the Oscarnominated film 'Her'. "All of it drives me crazy. I don't understand this need to 'share'. We almost exploit...
  • I love tattoos, but I love them on other people: Emma Watson February 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Watson says she is terrible at making small conversations with people and has a 'ridiculously short attention span'. The 23yearold, who features on the cover of Wonderland lifestyle magazine's February issue, also said she was genuinely a 'shy, socially awkward and introvert', reports eonline.com. "I feel like I've...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nawazuddin ahead of others in the Best Supporting Actor category February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The pace at which your participation in the first IBNLive Movie Awards is growing is really heartwarming. We are grateful for your cooperation, but the purpose is still not served. You need to shower your blessings for some more time as the voting is open for some more...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Deepika Padukone will be hard to beat in the Best Actress category February 7, 2014

    New Delhi: We thank you for the overwhelming support you have shown towards the first IBNLive Movie Awards. Your participation has proved our decision to start these awards correct. We didn't imagine this kind of cooperation from your side in the beginning, but now when you have shown the...
  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan fourth most beautiful woman in the world: Poll February 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been voted the world's fourth most beautiful woman in a recent poll conducted by online magazine 'Hollywood Buzz'. Rai ranked fourth on the list of 'Top 30' Most Beautiful Women after Italian actress Monica Belluci, American modelactress Kate Upton and Hollywood star Angelina Jolie. The...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actress in a Supporting Role January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Fahad doesn't mind my acting post marriage: Nazriya January 22, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Nazriya Nazim, who is all set to marry Malayalam actor Fahad Fazil this August, says her fiancee has given her all the freedom to decide on her acting profession post wedding. "Fahad has asked me to decide my career post marriage. He wouldn't mind even if I continue acting...
  • Selena Gomez seeks relationship advice from Katy Perry January 21, 2014

    London: Singeractress Selena Gomez has turned to pop sensation Katy Perry for relationship advices. The 21yearold singer, who recently ended her yearlong relationship with Justin Bieber, says the 29yearold 'Roar' star helps her understand why boys are 'threatened' by her 'lifestyle', reported Contactmusic. "I actually talked to Perry about guys who...
  • Jennifer Lawrence helps cancerstricken crew member of 'The Hunger Games' January 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence has reportedly helped to raise money for one of her 'The Hunger Games' crew member, who is suffering from cancer. The unnamed crewman was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and when Lawrence got to know about it, she asked the rest of the crew to donate funds...
  • Suchitra Sen cremated, an enigma even in her final journey January 17, 2014

    Kolkata: Much like her life after movies, the final journey of legendary actress Suchitra Sen too was a quiet affair with the administration taking measures honouring her wish of keeping her face away from public gaze. The body of Sen, who died Friday following cardiac arrest at a city nursing home,...
  • French President Francois Hollande admits problem in personal life January 15, 2014

    French President Francois Hollande conceded on Tuesday that he is going through "painful moments" with his companion, who was hospitalized after a magazine reported that he is secretly having an affair with a movie actress. But the Socialist Hollande , who has some of the lowest approval ratings of a French...