Actresses

  • Radikaa returns to Telugu films after a decade October 31, 2013

    Chennai: Actress Radikaa Sarathkumar, known for her memorable performances in Telugu films such as 'Swati Mutyam' and 'Swati Kiranam', is returning to the industry after a decade with romantic-drama 'Undile Manchi Kaalam Mundu Munduna' (UMKMM). Radikaa's last Telugu outing was Ram Gopal Varma-directed 'Prema Katha' (1999), which earned her the Nandi...
  • Anushka Sharma turns producer with 'NH10' October 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma, who has featured in films like 'Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi', 'Band Baaja Baaraat' and 'Jab Tak Hain Jaan', is now set to try her hands as a producer for her film, 'NH10'. The actress, who will also play the lead role in the film, is co-producing...
  • Moushumi Chatterjee's ghost act wows ADFF audience October 30, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: "You made a brilliant ghost", an audience member rightfully complimented veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee at the ongoing Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF) post the screening of Bengali film 'Goynar Baksho', in which she features as an entertaining spirit. "This is a comedy, and it also has a serious side...
  • Kareena Kapoor honoured in the British House of Commons October 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor was honoured in the House of Commons by an Asian ethnic weekly for her contribution to the global entertainment industry. Leading NRI MP Rt Hon Keith Vaz, Chairman of Britain's Home Affairs Committee, presented a framed golden coloured plaque to the 33-year old actress last...
  • Priyanka Chopra: I am impatient, restless and emotional October 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has a svelte figure, says she doesn't lead a healthy lifestyle but is fit. "Nobody is perfect... I am impatient, restless and emotional. I take wrong decisions sometimes because of being emotional. I don't like early mornings. I don't have any schedule. I am fit but...
  • Watch: 'Neecha Nagar', first Indian film to win at the Cannes Film Festival October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran actress Kamini Kaushal is deeply disturbed by the fact that despite 'Neecha Nagar' being the first Indian film to get the Palme d'Or at the Cannes film festival, it was not mentioned in the 100 years celebrations of Indian cinema presented at the prestigious film fest in...
  • Philomena: Judi Dench all fine for movie premiere October 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Dame Judi Dench, who recently had a knee replacement operation, forced herself to recover from it soon so that she could attend the premiere of her new movie 'Philomena'. The 78-year-old had undergone surgery Sep 13 after suffering from chronic pain for several years. She walked the red...
  • Neha Dhupia's dream house: Wardrobe space bigger than bedroom October 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia dreams of a house where she has enough space to keep her humongous wardrobe. She also wants a comfortable place to watch movies. "My dream house will be the one where the wardrobe size will be bigger than the bedroom because I have more clothes and...
  • Tough days opened my eyes: Manisha Koirala October 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who emerged successful in a battle against cancer, says her 'tough days' were an eyeopener about the 'quality' of people who surrounded her. "Tough times... few whom I considered family said, 'Oh, she is going to pop any minute, she is too critical, prayers won't help'...and those...
  • No pampering for Jennifer Lawrence on movie sets October 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence says that she may have won Oscar, but she was treated like anyone else on the sets of sci-fi movie 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'. The 23-year-old won the Academy Award for best actress for 'Silver Linings Playbook', which also featured Bradley Cooper. "Nobody at work treats...
  • Impact of character important, not length: Shruti Haasan October 16, 2013

    Hyderabad: Actress Shruti Haasan, who featured in a cameo in recently released Telugu action-drama 'Ramayya Vasthavayya', says she doesn't give importance to the length of a character but its impact. "I knew my character was very important in the film. What matters to me is the impact of a character, but...
  • Meg Ryan returns to TV after 30 years October 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Meg Ryan will return to the small screen after almost 30 years as a producer and actor of a comedy show. The story revolves around a former big time New York editor. Ryan will play the role of a single mother who follows her decision to return to work...
  • Raveena Tandon to launch her own jewellery line October 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon is set to launch her own jewellery line Oct 18 and says her good taste in jewellery led her to take the plunge. At the launch of Colors jewellery collection by Waman Hari Pethe jewellers, Raveena said: "I have been wearing their jewellery for many years and...
  • I was never considered a beauty: Vishakha Singh October 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Vishakha Singh, who has recently featured in films like 'Fukrey' and 'Ankur Arora Murder Case', says she was never considered to be beautiful during her growing up days. Despite her belief, the actress was recently awarded the best smile award by Elle Magazine here. "While growing up, I was never...
  • Mumbai:Model turned actress arrested for abusing, threatening policemen October 7, 2013

    Mumbai: A model and small time actress Anjum Nayar has been arrested from Oshiwara in Mumbai for abusing and threatening policemen. A video was shot on Sunday night which showed that she misbehaved with the policemen. Anjum Nayyar's neighbours had complained of loud music from her apartment late Sunday night. The...
  • Is Kristen Stewart still in love with Robert Pattinson? October 6, 2013

    Los Anegeles: Actress Kristen Stewart is still not over her ex-boyfriend, actor Robert Pattinson. The 23-year-old is convinced that no matter who Pattinson is dating, their love was so special that it could never, ever be replaced. "Even though Rob is dating (someone else), Kristen is convinced that what she and...
  • I'm not afraid to say that I'm a feminist: Nicole Kidman October 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Nicole Kidman, who was honoured for her humanitarian work at the annual Variety Power of Women event, says she is not afraid to be known as feminist. Hollywood stars Charlize Theron, Kerry Washington, Elizabeth Banks and Jennifer Hudson were also in attendance at the Lifetime-sponsored gala and were...
  • 'Queen' neither about Marilyn Monroe, nor showbiz: Kangana October 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut has said that her character in the film 'Queen' has got nothing to do with the late Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe's life or even with show business. "'Queen' is the story of a very naive girl who lives in the Delhi suburbs and goes on her honeymoon...
  • I've stopped Googling myself: Scarlett Johansson October 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson doesn't Google her name any more because the results do not bring anything good. "I've stopped Googling myself - nothing good ever comes of it. It gives you an inflated sense of yourself, too. It makes you feel like everyone is paying attention to you and...
  • On her 71st birthday, revisiting Asha Parekh's top 10 films October 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Asha Parekh, who turns 71 on October 2, is popularly known as the glamorous 'Miss Neeta'. But she also gave some truly sensitive performances when the need arose. Here's looking at her 10 best films: Bharosa (1963): A simple rustic tale with Guru Dutt and Asha cast as lovers...
  • I hate the term 'item song': Aditi Rao Hydari September 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Aditi Rao Hydari is totally against the term 'item song'. She says she won't mind being a part of a 'dance number' as long as it is graceful. "I hate the word item song. For me, an item song is when a girl wears small clothes and looks sexy...I...
  • Huma Qureshi: I do more like survival cooking September 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Huma Qureshi has a strong hospitality background, but the 'Gangs of Wasseypur' star admits that she is no expert when it comes to culinary skills. The 27-year-old loves to eat and has fondness for cooking, but says her cooking is more for survival. "I do like to cook, but...
  • Bobby Jasoos: Thrilled to be lady James Bond, says Vidya Balan September 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan who will be playing a detective in 'Bobby Jasoos', says she is thrilled to be lady James Bond. Vidya will be seen in Dia Mirza's home production film to be made under their banner Born Free Entertainment. "I am thrilled to be lady James Bond. The film...
  • Survival in 'Bigg Boss' house won't be tough: Asif Azim September 25, 2013

    New Delhi: British-Indian actress Hazel Keech might have found it tough to last in 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7', but Bangladeshi model Asif Azim is excited to take up the challenge. Asif will enter the 'Bigg Boss' house as a wild card entry Wednesday and he says surviving in the 'Bigg...
  • I would eventually forgive infidelity: Gwyneth Paltrow September 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow, who is happily married to Chris Martin, says dealing with a cheating partner won't be easy but eventually she would forgive. The 40-year-old and Martin have been married for almost a decade. Paltrow says that cases of infidelity can raise questions on an individual's existence, reports...
  • Meeting the Queen was scary: Miley Cyrus September 22, 2013

    London: Singer-actress Miley Cyrus says meeting Queen Elizabeth and President Barack Obama were two of the scariest moments of her life. The 20-year-old singer was in awe of the British monarch when she had the honour of being introduced to her before a performance and she was equally star-struck when...
  • Court orders FIR against 'Ram Leela' director, actors September 22, 2013

    Jaipur: A court here Saturday told police to register a case against Bollywood director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, actor Ranveer Singh, actress Deepika Padukone and others for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of people in their upcoming movie 'Ram Leela', a lawyer said. A complaint was filed by advocate Pawan Sharma in the...
  • Radhika Apte to act opposite Balakrishna in Srinu's next September 20, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has been confirmed as the leading lady opposite Nandamuri Balakrishna in his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu action drama that also features Sonal Chauhan. "Radhika Apte and Sonal Chauhan are the heroines in our Balakrishna starrer film with Boyapati Srinu," the film's producer Anil Sunkara posted on his...
  • Jennifer Aniston is afraid of wearing red lipstick September 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Aniston says she cannot pull off a red lipstick, whereas she believes that actresses like Gwen Stefani can flaunt it with panache. "Super bleached blondes - like Gwen Stefani - can get away with it, but it's tough to pull off with my colour," showbizspy.com quoted Aniston,...
  • At 62, Shabana Azmi looks back at life, love, society September 18, 2013

    Mumbai: She has played a multitude of roles on the big screen, but off screen too, veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who turned 62 Wednesday, has performed a variety of roles - a loving wife, a dedicated philanthropist and a woman who inspires others to achieve new heights. In a tete-a-tete, she...