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  • 'Gunday' trailer premieres at Dubai International Film Festival December 16, 2013

    Dubai: The trailer of Yash Raj Films' forthcoming 'Gunday' was unveiled at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) in the presence of the movie's stars Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, along with director Ali Abbas Zafar. The unveiling of the trailer was followed by an 'In Conversation with...
  • I got eliminated from 'Bigg Boss' due to ill health: Hazel Keech September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: After her eviction from the 'Bigg Boss' house, British model-actress Hazel Keech is all set to start shooting her next film 'Bol Bollywood'. The 26-year-old actress, who became famous with her supporting role stint in Salman Khan-Kareena Kapoor starrer 'Bodyguard', said she is playing a lead in the film,...
  • Rohit Shetty, Ajay Devgn have a beautiful 'jodi': Shah Rukh August 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says that the director Rohit Shettyactor Ajay Devgn pair, who have created several hits together, is one of its kind. Shetty and Ajay have delivered hits like 'Golmaal' series, 'Bol Bachchan' and 'Singham'. "Rohit and Ajay have a very beautiful jodi. I don't think anything like this...
  • Is Venkatesh keen to team up with Salman Khan? July 7, 2013

    Chennai: Telugu actor Venkatesh Daggubati, who was recently seen bonding with Salman Khan here, reportedly wants to work with the Bollywood star in a Hindi film soon. While Venkatesh has been shooting for Telugu remake of 'Bol Bachchan' in Hyderabad, Salman is busy shooting for 'Mental' in the city. "Salman and Venkatesh...
  • It's make a wish time for Telugu actor Ram May 14, 2013

    Telugu actor Ram has charmed his fans with his acting and amazing dance moves. The actor celebrates his 25th birthday on May 15th. Ram made his debut in Tollywood with the film 'Devadasu', and has established himself as one of the leading actors in Telugu film industry. He is best...
  • Tamil actor Anjali now shoots for a song in 'Singam 2' April 29, 2013

    Anjali who had recently left Tamil Nadu is heard to be back for shooting a song sequence for 'Singam 2'. The song sequence was shot earlier but was not completed due to rain. Thereon, the team flew to South Africa for the remaining shoot of the film. With the team...
  • Venkatesh to play the lead in Maruthi's next April 24, 2013

    After directing commercial hit films like 'Ee Rojullo' and 'Bus stop' director Maruthi is all set to make a film titled 'Kottha Janta' with Allu Sirish and Regina Cassandra. The buzz is that now he will direct a film titled 'Radha' with Telugu actor Venkatesh as hero. Venkatesh's upcoming film 'Shadow'...
  • I have nobody to blame for the controversy, says Telugu actress Anjali April 14, 2013

    Chennai: Saddened by the recent turn of events, southern actress Anjali says she can't blame anyone for the mess in her life as she is herself responsible for it. "I'm sorry about all the recent incidents that happened in my life. I have nobody to blame for it because I'm responsible...
  • I owe this to Aishwarya: Abhishek after winning TOIFA April 7, 2013

    Vancouver: Abhishek Bachchan, who won the best actor comic award Saturday at the TOIFA for his funny role in 'Bol Bachchan', dedicated it to wife Aishwarya Rai and also thanked the entire cast and crew of the film for believing in him. "'Bol Bachchan' is very, very special film to me...
  • 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...
  • Masala entertainers are hassle-free for actresses: Prachi Desai March 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Prachi Desai does not mind being part of masala entertainers as leading ladies just have to do a bit of song and dance while heroes do all the work. "It is quite a relief to do such films. It is all hassle-free. You just go there, relax, sit, enjoy,...
  • Prachi Desai: Item numbers boost career February 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Item numbers are no different from normal songs and are "extremely beneficial" for an actress' career, believes Prachi Desai. "Item numbers are extremely beneficial in an actress' career. If you get a song which really cracks it for you, it is fantastic as people, more than watching your film,...
  • 10 films that rocked the boxoffice in 2012 December 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Action, drama, comedy or romance you name it and Bollywood had it this year. Be it smallbudget contentdriven films or typical potboilers, the industry saw a great mix of movies throughout 2012. IANS picks the best of the lot that rocked the box office: Ek Tha Tiger: The very...
  • 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...
  • BJP to greet Winter Session with 'Halla Bol' rallies against govt November 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday announced that it will hold an allIndia protest on November 21 on the eve of the Winter session of Parliament against the Congressled UPA government which, it alleged is responsible for several scams, price rise and FDI in multibrand retail. ...
  • Vidya, Humaima to compete at the APS Awards October 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan's dare bare show in 'The Dirty Picture' has bagged her a nomination in the best actress category at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSAs), for which Pakistani actress Humaima Mallick is also in competition for her role in 'Bol'. Vidya played southern sex siren Silk Smitha in...
  • Does Bollywood need some intelligent comedies? August 17, 2012

    New Delhi: There is a good joke and a bad joke and there is a marked difference between them. But what exactly is this difference? And is a bad joke bad for everyone or vice versa? At a particular instance during watching the recent mega hit 'Housefull 2', I found...
  • No pressure of being a Bachchan, says Abhishek August 9, 2012

    Mumbai: It's been two months since the release of 'Bol Bachchan'. But this Bachchan is taking it slow and easy. Despite the Rs 100 crore mark at the box office, AB is not in any hurry to sign anything new at the moment. Currently, he has only 'Dhoom 3' in his...
  • Prachi Desai to romance Sanjay Dutt August 8, 2012

    Mumbai: Like Sonakshi Sinha, Prachi Desai also seems to be opting to act with older heroes. After Abhishek Bachchan in 'Bol Bachchan', it is now Sanjay Dutt for Prachi. The actress has given her nod to costar with Dutt in the Hindi remake of the Tamil flick Saamy. She begins...
  • Rs 100 crore is the new silver jubilee: Abhishek August 4, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan, whose film 'Bol Bachchan' has entered the Rs 100 crore club, says the figure has become new age Bollywood's 'silver jubilee' landmark. The actor says there is no Rs 100 crore club. "I've just asked my team to find the address of where the Rs 100 crore...
  • I need better written roles, says Asin July 30, 2012

    Mumbai: South import Asin, who has carved a place for herself in Bollywood, still craves for better roles that are written well. After making a successful debut opposite Aamir Khan in 2008 blockbuster 'Ghajini', she followed it up with films like 'Ready', 'Housefull 2' and 'Bol Bachchan'. But she feels...
  • Rs 100 cr club is getting on my nerves: Rohit Shetty July 30, 2012

    Mumbai: After 'Golmaal 3' and 'Singham', Rohit Shetty's latest film 'Bol Bachchan' too has crossed the Rs 100crore mark, but the director said that it has begun to get on his nerves. "This Rs 100crore club is getting on my nerves. When I saw the film with my team, we were...
  • 'Bol Bachchan' crosses Rs 100 crore mark July 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Rohit Shetty is on a roll! After 'Golmaal 3' and 'Singham', the director's 'Bol Bachchan' has made it to the hyped Rs 100 crore mark at the Indian box office. Said to be inspired by 1979 movie 'Gol Maal', 'Bol Bachchan' was made on a budget of Rs 70 crore...
  • Asin gearing up for woman centric films July 26, 2012

    After featuring in backtoback comedies 'Ready', 'Housefull 2' and 'Bol Bachchan' Asin Thottumkal wants a change! She says she has no special corner for the genre and is definitely looking forward to performanceoriented roles. Asked for the reason behind the string of comedy projects, Asin said, "I would like...
  • Focussing on quality films: Abhishek Bachchan July 25, 2012

    Mumbai: It takes a good business sense for an actor to become a good producer. A perfect example is set by Abhishek Bachchan who believes in the simple formula of making quality films within the right budget and giving boxoffice collections prime importance over moolah from corporate tieups and sale...
  • Rohit Shetty feels the 100crore club pressure July 25, 2012

    New Delhi: He is one of the few directors with two backtoback hits, which made it to Bollywood's Rs 100 crore club. His latest hit 'Bol Bachchan' is also on the road to touch the milestone, and Rohit Shetty admits this success is increasing the pressure on him to give...
  • 'Bol Bachchan' set to cross Rs 100 crore mark July 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Rohit Shetty's 'Bol Bachchan' looks all set to be the next film to enter the Rs 100 crore club. As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, it's just a matter of time for the film to cross the Rs 100 crore mark. He tweets, "BolBachchan *Week 3* Mon...
  • I want everyone to love me: Abhishek Bachchan July 21, 2012

    Abhishek Bachchan says media criticism really hurt him in the past and he feels that in some way it has been a bit unfair in dealing with him. ...
  • 'Bol Bachchan' ends Abhishek Bachchan's dry spell July 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Till 'Bol Bachchan' came along, it had been quite a long dry patch for Bachchan Junior. Abhisheks ears are still ringing with the applause. After his attempts with 'Raavan', 'Delhi 6', 'Game' and 'Players', which didnt quite stir the box office, 'Bol Bachchan' comes as a bounty. Not only...