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  • Union HRD minister Smriti Irani opts out of 'Umesh Shukla's 'All is Well' 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani has opted out of filmmaker Umesh Shukla's 'All is Well' due to time constraints. The Abhishek Bachchan-Asin starrer featured Irani opposite industry veteran Rishi Kapoor. The decision to opt out was mutual and amicable, she said. Irani, a Rajya Sabha MP had commenced shooting for the...
  • Not doing nor looking at doing any South projects currently: Asin Thottumkal rubbishes rumours on Twitter 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Asin Thottumkal has rubbished rumours that she is returning to South films. The actress, whose last Bollywood release was 'Khiladi 786', clarified that she had no plans to return to South after the news was posted on a fake handle in Asin's name on Twitter. "I am not on Twitter and...
  • 'Ghajini' actress Asin Thottumkal celebrates her 29th birthday in Paris October 26, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Asin Thottumkal, who turned 29 Sunday, is currently on a break in Paris to have a quiet birthday with family and friends. "Asin left with her family recently on a global trip. She was in New York last week and will join her friends today (Sunday) in Paris to...
  • Asin Thottumkal shooting in Shimla for 'All Is Well' May 11, 2014

    Shimla: Actress Asin Thottumkal, whose last Hindi movie 'Khiladi 786' came out in 2012, is currently shooting for her upcoming film 'All Is Well' in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. When asked about her visit to Shimla, she told IANS: "Yes, early in the morning. It is for 'All Is Well'. It's little...
  • Didn't expect Hugh Jackman to surprise me: Asin November 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Asin says she did not expect Hollywood star Hugh Jackman to surprise her on her birthday. Asin recently celebrated her 28th birthday with her friends from the industry and Jackman had sent her a special video message, which was played at the party by a common friend. "Though I...
  • Raveena Tandon cancels joint birthday party with Asin October 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon, who shares birthday with actress Asin Thottumkal, was looking forward to a lavish joint birthday bash Saturday. But the former decided to cancel it a few hours before the DDay as she wants to spend the day with family. "Asin and I are very close friends. And...
  • Facebook page created to demand justice for Jiah Khan June 12, 2013

    Mumbai A Facebook page has been launched to fight for justice for Bollywood actress Nafisa alias Jiah Khan, who committed suicide by hanging herself in her Juhu apartment. It was reported that she was depressed due to her failing career and crumbling personal life. Titled 'Justice for Jiah Khan', it was...
  • Asin, Abhishek to work in Umesh Shukla'e next June 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Asin is likely to team up with Abhishek Bachchan for a comedy film directed by 'Oh My God' fame director Umesh Shukla. "We did speak to her about it (film). But it is at an early stage. Nothing is finalised yet," Shukla told PTI. Abhishek and Asin earlier featured together...
  • Asin: I am not ready to become a TV host or judge March 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The southern film industry is far more traditional than Bollywood, which caters to a wider audience and gives opportunities to women in technical fields, says actress Asin Thottumkal after a fiveyear stint in Hindi films. "The south Indian film industry is more traditional. This reflects in their work. The...
  • Asin: Want to do roles which give me more scope to perform March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Having starred in big budget movies like 'Ghajini' and 'Ready', it would seem Asin is doing fine in Bollywood but the actress says she now wants to do good, well written roles. The 27yearold actress is often referred to as the 'Queen of 100 crore films' as five...
  • I have ample potential which is yet to be explored: Asin March 5, 2013

    One of the top actresses in Kollywood as well as in Bollywood is maintaining a relatively low profile of late. Asin Thottumkal has not been spotted on the big screen for a while now and that is enough to spur ample rumours. Fact remains that she has one of the...
  • Vijay-Asin to pair up again for Murugadoss's next March 4, 2013

    There is a buzz in K-town that post the hattrick victory of films with his lucky heroine Asin, Vijay may pair up with her yet again in AR Murugadoss's big budget. It is well known that 'Sivakasi', 'Pokkiri' and 'Sivakasi', 'Pokkiri' are turning point success stories in Vijay's career, and...
  • After 'Kaavalan' Kollywood awaits for Asin eagerly February 19, 2013

    It is very obvious that actor Asin Thottumkal, the charm of Kollywood, is nowadays missing from from main stream Tamil cinema. The reason is she is busy shaping her career in Bollywood, making a presence by starring alongside the Khans and Kumars. Asin who is known to efficiently handle 100...
  • Anushka: How will 100 cr help me as an actress? January 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Anushka Sharma's last film 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' may have managed to get her into the elite 100 crore club in Bollywood but the actress feels the new benchmark would not help her much in her individual career. With the feat, the 24yearold actress also got closer to contemporaries...
  • Tamil actor Asin to welcome New Year in Vegas December 31, 2012

    2012 was indeed a great year for Asin, who established herself firmly in Bollywood. Now that the clock is ticking for 2013, the actress is in Vegas to welcome the New Year. "I was shooting back to back and suddenly got a few days break. So I decided to surprise my...
  • Happy b'day Salman: Watch the star's 'Ready' here December 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The year 2012 proved to be a very fruitful year for Salman Khan. This year the gap between him and his competitors became wider. In fact, he has come to a position where he can dictate terms for others. Today is his 47th birthday, and thus we have...
  • Filmi Fiscal: 'Khiladi 786' gets a good opening December 11, 2012

    The film collected Rs 10.4 crore net on Friday, Rs 11.15 crore on Saturday and collections jumped to Rs 12.75 crore on Sunday. ...
  • 'Khiladi 786' maintains pace at the ticket window December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's latest film 'Khiladi 786' is going steady at the ticket window. So far, the film has collected Rs 34.20 crore in its first three days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "Khiladi786 collected approx Rs 34.30 cr nett in its opening weekend. Breakup: Fri 10.40 cr, Sat...
  • Akshay's 'Khiladi 786' earns Rs 21 cr in two days December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's latest film 'Khiladi 786' has done good business on the opening day. The film has earned close to Rs 10 crore on its first day. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Khiladi786 Friday figures are a little over 10 cr nett in India." However Adarsh said this...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Khilaadi 786' December 8, 2012

    'Khiladi 786' stars Akshay Kumar, who breaks into a Himeshvoiced song at the drop of a hat. Normally that wouldn't be a problem, except that Himesh Reshammiya himself appears in this film, which means you have two people on screen with the same voice Himesh Reshammiya's voice. Creepy, positively...
  • 'Khiladi 786' review: The film is funny, but only in spurts December 7, 2012

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Asin, Mithun Chakraborty, Himesh Reshammiya Director: Ashish R Mohan Khiladi 786 stars Akshay Kumar, who breaks into a Himeshvoiced song at the drop of a hat. Normally that wouldn't be a problem, except that Himesh Reshammiya himself appears in this film, which means you have two people on screen...
  • 'Khiladi 786' Tweet Review: First day, first show December 7, 2012

    New Delhi: First 'Rowdy Rathore' and now 'Khiladi 786', Akshay Kumar has decided to make a comeback to the genre which gave him a footing during his initial years in the Hindi film industry. This time he has teamed up with director Ashish R Mohan for a film which also...
  • Khiladi 786: Akshay turns 'Khiladi' after 12 years December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The number 786, revered in Islamic culture, has found prominence in Bollywood over and over again remember Amitabh Bachchan's 'billa No.786' in 'Coolie' and Shah Rukh Khan's 'qaidi No.786' in 'VeerZaara'. It returns to the screen with Akshay Kumar's 'Khiladi 786'. The number is said to be the total...
  • Asin: It's unfair to call anyone a prop in films November 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Asin says it is unfair to call anyone, let alone a heroine, a prop in a maleoriented film. She says whatever the role may be, a heroine plays a part only she can essay in a movie. "I don't think anybody is a prop (in a film). You...
  • Akshay turns rapper to promote his new movie 'Khiladi 786' November 29, 2012

    Akshay Kumar showed off his rapping skills while promoting his upcoming release 'Khiladi 786' at Mumbai's Mihibhai college. He was joined by the film's leading lady Asin and coproducer and music composer Himesh Reshamiya. And if that wasn't enough, Akshay went on to make some more noise about his film...
  • 'Khiladi 786' will be Rs 100 crore hit: Reshammiya November 28, 2012

    Mumbai: Singercomposer Himesh Reshammiya, who has coproduced 'Khiladi 786' with Akshay Kumar, is sure it will be yet another Rs.100 crore film for the actor. "As far as Rs.100 crore is concerned, I am 100 percent sure and pray that the record Akshay Kumar has set with 'Rowdy Rathore' and...
  • Akshay Kumar on 'Talaash' vs 'Khiladi 786' November 27, 2012

    Akshay Kumar is back in action with 'Khiladi 786'. Shilpa Rathnam caught up with the actor and his leading lady Asin and grilled them on what 'Talaash' releasing a week before their film amongst other things. Akshay calls the movie an action comedy. "Well it's an action comedy. I have not...
  • Khiladi 786: Is Asin going to make a hattrick? November 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Actress Asin Thottumkal had to learn Marathi for her upcoming film 'Khiladi 786' and says costar Akshay Kumar was a great help. "I had to learn Marathi but Akshay was a great help because he speaks Marathi very fluently and all my dialogues have a Hindi accent with a...