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  • Anurag Kashyap played a psychological game on 'Ugly' sets: Vineet Singh 12 hours 26 minutes ago

    Vineet Singh plays the overtly selfish Chaitanya Mishra in Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', a role that kept him on his toes since the start. While shooting a scene where Chaitanya is taken in remand by the police, Singh went through over 50 slaps. His hands were cuffed and tied to the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan honoured with Yash Chopra Memorial Award Yesterday

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was conferred with the Yash Chopra Memorial Award here, and said that he is still striving to deliver his best in the Indian film industry. Maharashtra Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao honoured him with the award, which was given to Lata Mangeshkar last year. The event was held...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to celebrate Christmas on the sets of 'Wazir' 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, currently busy shooting Bejoy Nambiar's 'Wazir', will celebrate Christmas on the sets of the film. The 72-year-old actor will be seen sharing screen with director-actor Farhan Akhtar and Aditi Rao Hydari in the upcoming drama. "Tomorrow though, here in Mumbai it will be on set for 'Wazir',...
  • Shamitabh: First audio poster hints at Amitabh Bachchan playing an alcoholic 3 days ago

    In an unique way to generate more curiosity, the makers of 'Shamitabh' have released an audio poster of the film. The film features Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan and has been directed by R Balki. Hear the audio clips carefully; doesn't it hint at Amitabh Bachchan playing an artist...
  • 'Shamitabh' poster: Mystery behind the film title solved; it's a mash-up of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush's names 4 days ago

    The title of R Balki's upcoming film had aroused many fans' curiosity. But now that actors Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan have shared the first look posters for 'Shamitabh', the mystery has been solved. 'Shamitabh' also marks the Bollywood debut of actor Kamal Haasan's daughter Akshara. The film is expected to...
  • Amitabh Bachchan mourns for mother on seventh death anniversary 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, says he does not want to remember the years he has spent in his mother's absence. Bachchan, 72, took to his blog to pay tribute to Teji today on her seventh death anniversary. "Maa! Just felt like saying the word... I lost my mother today. And...
  • Amitabh Bachchan meets PM Narendra Modi in capital 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here Saturday. "Shri Amitabh Bachchan met the Prime Minister," read a post on the Twitter handle @PMOIndia, along with a photograph of the two of them. Amitabh is the brand ambassador of Gujarat, the state which Modi represented as Chief Minister...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan meets PM Modi 1 week ago

    Bollywood veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan happy and proud to be awarded with son Abhishek December 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is happy that both he and his son Abhishek bagged trophies at a same award function here. Amitabh, 72, and Abhishek, 38, were both nominated at Big Star Entertainment in different categories for their movies 'Bhootnath Returns' and 'Happy New Year'. Big B posted on Twitter about his...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar feature in the gripping teaser of 'Wazir' December 19, 2014

    The teaser of Bejoy Nambiar's 'Wazir' is gripping from the first frame itself. The film features Amitabh Bachchan as a disabled man who is a former Chess champion. From the look of the teaser, Farhan Akhtar seems to play a police officer's character in the film. 'Wazir' has been shot...
  • Amitabh Bachchan awarded International Icon of the Year December 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan was honoured with International Icon of the Year at the Sansui COLORS Stardust Awards here. Veteran actress Asha Parekh, on the other hand, walked away with Lifetime Achievement award. The star-studded award ceremony, held Sunday, was co-hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Riteish Deshmukh along with "Cocktail"...
  • Karan Johar relives the memories as his film 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham' completes 13 years December 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Karan Johar's 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham'(K3G) completed 13 years on Sunday and the filmmaker got nostalgic at the event. The family drama, which brought Bollywood big stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor together, was promoted with the tagline "It's All About...
  • Amitabh Bachchan touches 12 million followers on Twitter December 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a pro when it comes to social media tool and his popularity can be estimated from the fact that he has touched 12 million followers on the micro-blogging site Twitter. The 72-year-old, who stays in touch with his fans through other digital platforms too, had recently...
  • Rajinikanth thanks PM Narendra Modi, Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Haasan for birthday greetings December 13, 2014

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth Friday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his good friend Amitabh Bachchan and millions of fans for wishing him on his 64th birthday. In a string of tweets, Rajinikanth first thanked Modi, saying: "My heartfelt thanks to you dear @narendramodi ji, for your thoughtful birthday wishes amidst your busy...
  • Farhan Akhtar on Amitabh Bachchan: His 50 year career has been inspirational December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan, 72, is one of the busiest stars in the industry. Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, 40, says he is truly inspired by the senor thespian's energy and hopes he's able to keep up the same enthusiasm at that age. After directing him in 'Lakshya', Farhan is now working with...
  • Remain hale, hearty: Amitabh Bachchan wishes Rajinikanth on 64th birthday December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: On the occasion of cinestar Rajinikanth's 64th birthday Friday, his good friend and 'Hum' co-star Amitabh Bachchan has wished the "phenomena" good health and happiness. "And the 12th of December cometh the birthday of the Phenomena Rajnikanth...Happy birthday dear friend and remain in happiness and good health always," Big B...
  • Salman Khan tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, Amitabh, Shah Rukh, Deepika feature in top ten December 12, 2014

    Salman Khan has just beaten friend and colleague Shah Rukh Khan and become the top celebrity of 2014 in a list by Forbes India. The 'Dabangg' actor has had two big releases in 2014 - 'Jai Ho' and 'Kick' and both have faired well at the Box Office which has...
  • Salman Khan tops the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list for 2014 December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The 2014 Forbes India Celebrity 100 in its third year has found a new leader. For the first time in its three-year run, Shah Rukh Khan has been unseated from the top slot by friend and peer Salman Khan. Reason: The star didn't have a film release (barring...
  • PM Modi leads in retweets, BigB has largest following in India December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi leads the list of retweets with his election winning post on Twitter being shared by over 70,515 people on the micro-blogging site. "India has won! Bharat ki vijay! Achhe din aane wale hai" remains the most retweeted tweet on Twitter till date from India. Following...
  • Lata Mangeshkar proud of collaborating with sister Asha Bhosle after 30 years December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar is looking forward to the audiences' reaction to her new album 'Mein Hawaa', in which she has collaborated with her sister Asha Bhosle after three decades. Lata is producing 'Mein Hawaa' under her label LM Music. Asha and Shaan have sung for the album, which marks...
  • Sport leagues have given talent a change: Amitabh Bachchan December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels the various leagues on sport have undergone a metamorphosis in terms of showcasing talent. The 72-year-old actor, who recently met international players at the ongoing International Tennis Premier League (ITPL), said these gaming events have brought national integration. "So many Sport Leagues erupting all over the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan crosses 18 million followers on Facebook December 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan, who stays in touch with his fans on all mediums, crossed 18 million followers on social networking site Facebook. The actor thanked his fans for connecting with him. "18 MILLION !!! Followers crossed ! Thank you so much my FbxTF .. my Facebook extended family," the actor posted...
  • Asha Bhosle to be honoured at the Dubai International Film Festival December 6, 2014

    Dubai: Legendary Indian singer Asha Bhosle will be awarded with the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) Lifetime Achievement Award for her contribution to Indian cinema. Bhosle, 81, has recorded more than 12,000 songs and is known for her versatility as a singer be it folk songs, Indian classical music, pop songs, ghazals...
  • Amitabh Bachchan thanks the crew after finishing 'Piku' shoot December 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has completed filming Shoojit Sircar's directorial 'Piku'. "Confetti and cheers ... applause and thank you pictures... crew photo opps and some emotions!! 'PIKU' shoot for me is done!," Amitabh tweeted Friday. Irrfan took to Twitter and shared a photograph in which he is seen hugging Big B and...
  • Amitabh Bachchan thanks R Balki for 'Paa' on it's fifth anniversary December 5, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Paa' is celebrating it's fifth anniversary and the megastar thanked the film's director R Balki. The 72-year-old actor won National-award for beautifully portraying a Progeria-affected child in the 2009 film, which starred Abhishek Bachchan and Vidya Balan as his parents. "'PAA' released today 5 years ago!!! Thank you Balki...