Actresses

  • 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 27yearold 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: BritishIndian 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 40yearold 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: Singeractress Miley Cyrus says meeting Queen Elizabeth and President Barack Obama were two of the scariest moments of her life. The 20yearold 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 starstruck 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...
  • Natalie Portman fears tripping on red carpet September 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Natalie Portman has confessed that she secretly panics about tripping while walking on the red carpet in front of everyone. It's tricky, she believes. "It's a very serious game. I remember my first red carpet, I felt like I was wearing a costume, it was hilarious. Nowadays, I'm used...
  • Jennifer Aniston thrilled to work in 'Life of Crime' September 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Aniston is thrilled to work in the new movie 'Life of Crime' and says the script is wonderfully written. "For me, it was just such a different role than (those that) usually come to me," the 44-year-old told showbizspy.com. "So I was thrilled and I was honored and...
  • Dancing with Shahid is very difficult: Ileana D'Cruz September 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Ileana D'Cruz, who is sharing screen-space with Shahid Kapoor in 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', finds it difficult to match steps with the actor. "Dancing with Shahid is very difficult. I used to get so nervous. I think, Shahid is very quick while dancing. It was difficult to match steps...
  • My mom-in-law is my muse: Drew Barrymore September 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Drew Barrymore says her mother-in-law Coco Kopelman is the perfect example of a person who knows how to balance multiple chores. Drew is married to art consultant Will Kopelman, and has 11-month-old daughter Olive with him. "She's the best. My mother-in-law is actually my muse, just on how to...
  • Naomi Watts worried that she would never have kids September 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Naomi Watts had almost given up hope of starting a family before she met her partner. The 'Diana' actress worried she wouldn't be able to fulfill her dream of becoming a mother until she met Liev Schreiber in 2005. "There was a time when I was becoming pessimistic because...
  • 'The Lunchbox' is like a dream you see as an actor: Nimrat Kaur September 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Nimrat Kaur is in the cast of highly acclaimed film 'The Lunchbox' and says her wishful thinking came true by being part of the drama that revolves around lunch and lunchbox. Written and directed by Ritesh Batra, the film set in Mumbai, revolves around a mistaken delivery of a...
  • Direction is not on Julia Roberts' wish list September 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Julia Roberts has ruled out any plans to don the director's hat and says she his happy with her children and acting assignments. Roberts, 45, who takes care of her children - 10-year-old twins Hazel and Phinnaeus, 7-year-old son Henry with Daniel Moder, says juggling the roles of...
  • George Clooney is cool, says Sandra Bullock's son September 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Sandra Bullock's son Louis took a lot of liking to her 'Gravity' co-star George Clooney. Bullock and Clooney star as astronauts in the sci-fi movie. If given an option Louis, 3, would chose Clooney over his mother, reports contactmusic.com. "My son thinks he's (Clooney) a very cool dude. If there's...
  • I have fashion regrets every day: Kelly Brook September 4, 2013

    London: Actress-model Kelly Brook says she regrets her fashion choices every day. The 33-year-old admits that she doesn't always dress immaculately because of her busy schedule, and ends up looking back at photographs of herself with regret, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I have regrets every day. I sometimes see pictures and think, 'Urgh,...
  • I'd love to play a 'bahu' on TV: Priyanka Chopra September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is busy hopping from one TV show to another to promote her forthcoming film 'Zanjeer', says she would love to become a 'bahu' (daughter-in-law) in a daily soap someday. "I would love to play a TV bahu. The most special thing about TV bahus is that...
  • Emma Stone prefers funny over sexy tag August 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Stone says she likes being seen as a funny person rather than being called sexy. The 24-year-old, who has featured in movies like 'Friends With Benefits', 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' and 'The Amazing Spider-Man', says she even has a list of actor-comedians who have inspired her. "I would much...
  • Nicole Kidman: I have a very strong real life August 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Nicole Kidman says she has never been happier than she is now, and she has credited her husband Keith Urban and their children for this. The 46-year-old actress split from actor Tom Cruise in 2001 and married Urban in 2006. She has two daughters with him - Sunday...
  • I never lie about my age: Sharon Stone August 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actressproducer Sharon Stone says women should accept signs of ageing instead of lying about their age. "I have never been a person who lies about their age. I've always thought that ageing is something we should grow into, not try to fight," femalefirst.co.uk quoted Stone as saying. The 55yearold star...
  • Delnaaz Irani wants to dance on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa' August 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Television actress Delnaaz Irani, who participated in reality shows like 'Bigg Boss', 'Zara Nachke Dikha' and 'Nach Baliye', is eager to shake a leg on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. "I would like to be part of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. Dance is my passion and I really love dancing. And a lot...
  • I feared kissing 20yearold costar: Jennifer Aniston August 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Aniston thought she did something illegal when she had to kiss 20yearold costar Will Poulter in 'We're The Millers'. The 44yearold actress said she was concerned about the scene, reported Us magazine. "It's so disturbing. He's very young. He was underage. I thought, this is kind of illegal....
  • Mumbai: TV actress booked for rash driving August 2, 2013

    Mumbai: A speeding Honda Civic left 1 person dead and three injured in the Kandivali area of Mumbai on Friday. The car hit an auto and then rammed into a bike. The driver Sakshi Parikh has been booked under section 304 A of IPC and has been taken into custody....
  • Tabu turns Draupadi on ramp at Delhi Couture Week August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Tabu scorched the ramp as modern day Draupadi for designer Anju Modi as she displayed her Mahabharatainspired collection on day one of the PCJ Delhi Couture Week. Dressed in a red and gold lehenga teamed with a fullsleeved velvet blouse, the 41yearold actress looked every bit regal...
  • Angelina Jolie is Hollywood's higestpaid actress: Forbes July 30, 2013

    Los Angeles: Angelina Jolie returns to the top of the Forbes' highest paid actress list after a three year break since her last bigbudget movie 'The Tourist'. Jolie, 38, who opted a double mastectomy early this year after finding out that she was a carrier of the BRCA1 gene, has...
  • Kangana Ranaut: I really like parttime modelling July 24, 2013

    New Delhi: She has a busy acting career in Bollywood which leaves her with very little time to follow her passion in modelling and so actress Kangana Ranaut plans to take up walking the ramp part time. The 26yearold, who won a best supporting national award for her role of a...