ACTRESSES

  • Ram Leela: Deepika overwhelmed with Shekhar Kapur's compliment November 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone, who has been delivering backtoback successful films in 2013, says the biggest compliment she ever got for her latest film 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela' was from filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. "The biggest compliment which I got for 'Ramleela' was from Shekhar Kapur. I received a message from him...
  • Will think carefully before doing another reality show: Pratyusha November 17, 2013

    Mumbai: TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee, who took offence when she was called a 'kid' in the 'Bigg Boss' house, admits she felt vulnerable and unprotected as one of the inmates. "I was the youngest and I am also a very private person. I connect with very few close friends in real...
  • Lindsay Lohan wants to have a royal friendship November 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly determined to befriend Princess Eugenie following the British royal's move to New York. The 27yearold was delighted to learn that Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter has moved to New York for her work with auction house Paddle 8. "Lindsay's long been obsessed with the royals, particularly Prince...
  • Chitrangada Singh wants to see politicians in jeans and tees November 17, 2013

    Gurgaon: Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh feels politicians in our country, especially the youth leaders, should abandon their formal clothes in favour of more casual attires. "The youth leaders in our country should dress more casually. I think it is time they start wearing jeans and Tshirts instead of the regular kurta...
  • Sharon Stone to be honoured at Marrakech Film Festival November 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Sharon Stone is set to add another award to her mantelpiece in the coming weeks when she will be honoured at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Morocco. The 55yearold will be feted with a career tribute at the weeklong event, which will also honour actress Juliette Binoche...
  • Raveena Tandon rescues a captive monkey November 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon spotted a runaway monkey near her Bandra residence, and rescued the animal with the help of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). When the actress noticed that the monkey had a rope tied to its neck, she realised that it was a captive monkey who...
  • Didn't decide to become role model: Jennifer Lawrence November 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence, one of the youngest actresses to win an Oscar, says she never decided to be a role model for youngsters, it just happened. "I don't think you make the decision to be a role model, I definitely didn't," Lawrence said at the world premiere of her...
  • I was supposed to star in 'Happy New Year': Ankita Lokhande November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: TV actress Ankita Lokhande has revealed that she was considered to play the female lead in Shah Rukh Khanstarrer 'Happy New Year'. Ankita, 28, who is famous as Archana in the hit TV serial 'Pavitra Rishta', was supposed to star alongside Shah Rukh but things did not work in...
  • Does Bollywood portray foreigners in a wrong way? November 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Dutch actress Sippora Zoutewelle has taken the TV route to make her debut in Indian showbiz, rather than Bollywood, because she feels that the portrayal of foreigners in Hindi films is not always correct. "I think the way foreigners are portrayed in Hindi films is wrong," Sippora told IANS...
  • Jennifer Lawrence is scared of losing her Oscar trophy November 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence feels that she may have lost her best actress Oscar, which she had won for her role in 'Silver Linings Playbook' earlier this year. The actress says that she had handed over the award to her parents and requested them to take it to their home...
  • Husband compliments Madhuri Dixit for 'Dedh Ishqiya' November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit was elated after her husband Shriram Nene complimented her for her look in the first look trailer of her forthcoming film 'Dedh Ishqiya'. The first look trailer of the film, featuring Madhuri, Naseeruddin Shah, Huma Qureshi and Arshad Warsi, was released online Friday. In the film, Madhuri...
  • Madhuri Dixit creates a new dance step for diabetics November 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit has come up with a signature step as a part of initiative 'What step will you take today' for diabetic patients. The step is aimed at instilling solidarity for patients with diabetes. "My step to challenge diabetes is through the way I know best dance; which I...
  • Shilpa Shetty loves Dubai for being childfriendly November 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Shilpa Shetty, mother to a 17monthold son Viaan, is in Dubai and she is loving every bit of it. "In Dubai for the last three days, there's so much to do here with kids. Such a childfriendly place," Shilpa posted on her Twitter page Saturday. "Wish there were more...
  • Porn can be productive for both men and women: Scarlett Johansson November 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who plays a character opposed to pornography in Joseph GordonLevitt's 'Don Jon', has no hangups about it in real life. "I think porn, like anything else, can be enjoyed. It can be productive for both men and women," Marie Claire magazine quoted the 28yearold as saying,...
  • Jennifer Lawrence slams TV show 'Fashion Police' November 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence slammed TV show 'Fashion Police' for judging people for their appearance. The 'Hunger Games' actress, who recently opted to cut her long blonde locks in favour of a pixie cut, has targeted Joan Rivers and Kelly Osbourne's E! series for making remarks on people's appearance. "The world...
  • Stanley Kubrick's 'Killer's Kiss' actress Irene Kane dies November 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Irene Kane, who played the lead in Stanley Kubrick's second film 'Killer's Kiss', has died. The actress died on October 31 of pancreatic cancer at her home in New York City, The Hollywood Reporter said quoting her family. Kane was her stage name. She later became known for her writing...
  • Taylor Swift inspires me: Selena Gomez November 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singeractress Selena Gomez feels inspired by the confidence and wisdom of her friend Taylor Swift. The 21yearold singer, however, wants to lead her life by learning from her own experiences, reported People magazine. "The difference between Taylor and me is she was 16 with the confidence of a 25yearold....
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt's TV show cancelled November 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Love Hewitt's TV show 'The Client List' has been cancelled after two seasons following a creative dispute between her and the show's producers. The 21yearold's raunchy series has been axed after two seasons by US channel Lifetime following claims the star reportedly clashed with producers over who...
  • Malayalam actress Manju Warrier turns 35 November 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Renowned Southern actress Manu Warrier turned 35 today. She was born on November 1, 1978 in Nagercoil (Tamil Nadu). She is said to be one of the most successful actresses in Malayalam films, and is married to actor Dileep. They were married in the year 1998. Manju made her...
  • 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 romanticdrama 'Undile Manchi Kaalam Mundu Munduna' (UMKMM). Radikaa's last Telugu outing was Ram Gopal Varmadirected '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 coproducing...
  • 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 33year 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 78yearold 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 scifi movie 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'. The 23yearold 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 actiondrama '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...