Bollywood

  • In pursuit of excellence: Amitabh Bachchan talks about his journey in Bollywood 3 days ago

    In pursuit of excellence with Vijay Amritraj, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan talks about his life and times and shares his experience in Bollywood. ...
  • Remembering Zohra Sehgal, the grand old lady of Indian cinema July 11, 2014

    Zohra Sehgal passed away on Thursday evening after suffering a cardiac arrest. The legendary bollywood actress was 102 years old. Her last rites will take place on Friday. Sehgal was a part of the Indian film industry for nearly 8 decades. She was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for her outstanding...
  • e Lounge: Ek Villain makes 50 crore in first week, breaks box office July 1, 2014

    With the year halfway through, it is about time to assess the hits and misses of Bollywood so far. Mohit Suri directed Ek Villain seems to have won everyone's heart. Starring Riteish Deshmukh and Siddharth Malhotra, this romantic thriller has already grossed more than 50 crore at the box office...
  • Bollywood's half-year report card: The hits and misses July 1, 2014

    Half way through the year, it's time to take a look at some of the hits and misses at the Box Office in 2014. CNN-IBN correspondent Mihir Trivedi does some number crunching to find out which films were the biggest earners and which ones surprised the viewers. ...
  • 30 Minutes: From Porn star to Bollywood diva, the story of Sunny Leone June 30, 2014

    Born Karanjeet Vohra to an immigrant Indian family in America, Sunny Leone discusses her childhood from a girl uninterested in learning how to cook or learn niceties, to her daring venture in the adult film industry to her surprising entry into Bollywood. ...
  • Now Showing: Rajeev Masand reviews ' Ek Villain' June 28, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Siddharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor starrer 'Ek Villain'. ...
  • Tribute to RD Burman: Asha Bhosle remembers Pancham da June 28, 2014

    RD Burman's wife and singer Asha Bhosle remembers the greatest musician of the Indian cinema. ...
  • e Lounge: Vidya aka Bobby Jasoos dons the role of a reporter June 27, 2014

    In her latest movie Bobby Jasoos, Vidya Balan pulls off effortlessly the role of a middle class girl desiring to be a detective. Produced by actress Dia Mirza and starring veteran actors such as Supriya Pathak among others, it is to be seen whether the movie will live upto Vidya's...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is a great actor, says cousin Armaan Jain June 26, 2014

    It's raining Kapoors in bollywood. Kareena and Ranbir's cousin, Armaan Jain will be making his debut in 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' soon. Here is Armaan talking about his equation with Ranbir. ...
  • Watch: Shraddha, Sidharth speak about 'Ek Villain' June 21, 2014

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to 'Ek Villain' stars Shraddha Kapoor and Sidharth Malhotra about their experiences during the making of the film and their expectations from it. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Humshakals', 'Chef' June 21, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Saif Ali Khan and Riteish Deshmukh starrer Humshakal's and Jon Favreau 'Chef'. He also speaks to actors Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor about their forthcoming movie 'Ek Villain'. ...
  • Ex-files: The Preity-Ness tiff and other celebrity splits June 17, 2014

    It has been a messy split for actress Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia. Things seemed amicable till Preity filed a complaint against Ness last week alleging misbehaviour. Here's a look at celebrity splits and how they pan out. ...
  • Aishwarya sizzles the red carpet at Cannes with a gorgeous Roberto Cavalli gown June 14, 2014

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan sizzled the red carpet with a flowing golden Roberto Cavalli fishtail gown at her 13th appearance at Cannes this year. The 40-year-old actress has been a regular at Cannes thanks to her stint as the L'Oreal Paris brand ambassador. ...
  • e Lounge: Bankable newcomers in the Box Office June 4, 2014

    Newcomers like Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor are making it big in the Bollywood industry and earning big moolah for their movies. ...
  • Saif Ali Khan joins film fraternity in welcoming PM Narendra Modi June 14, 2014

    Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan joins the rest of the film fraternity in welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi and says he hopes to see change in the future. Khan says, "I think everything is connected. The country feels same about everything, be it films or politics. We would like to...
  • First Look: Vidya Balan's 'Bobby Jasoos' May 28, 2014

    After her last two films 'Ghanchakkar' and 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' didn't create magic at the box office, Vidya Balan is back with 'Bobby Jasoos', which she insists on calling a 'dramedy'. Piya Hingorani gets you all the details from the launch of that film. Take a look. ...
  • Inviting SAARC nations a good gesture by Modi: Javed Akhtar June 14, 2014

    Lyricist and singer Javed Akhtar, however, also said that the invite should not be turned into a big issue. ...
  • Watch: What Bollywood stars want from the next government May 11, 2014

    As the nation awaits the formation of a new government, Bollywood actors speak about their wish list. ...
  • Watch: What does Bollywood expect from the next government? May 11, 2014

    With just days left days for the formation of the next government, Bollywood stars who exercised their franchise are hoping best from the next government. Listen in what they expect from the new government. ...
  • Turning Point: Masand in conversation with Amol Gupte May 10, 2014

    Amol Gupte is the writer-director of 'Hawaa Hawaai', a moving story of an orphan who dreams of becoming a champion skater. ...
  • Thalaiva is the apt word to describe Rajinikanth, says his wife May 8, 2014

    Superstar Rajinikanth's wife Latha Rajinikanth talks about his new film 'Kochadaiyaan' and his taking on the new role. Latha says, "The best way to describe it is the way Amitabh Bachchan said 'If you get bore, just reinvent yourself'." She also talks about her marriage, his superstar status and much...
  • Remembering filmmaker Satyajit Ray on his 93rd birthday May 2, 2014

    Today is the birth anniversary of the late Satyajit Ray. He would have been 93 today. ...
  • IIFA: John Travolta shakes a leg with Hrithik, Priyanka April 28, 2014

    There was some hollywood glamour to IIFA this year, with actor John Travolta shaking a leg with Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra. Travolta was awarded for for Outstanding Achievement in International Cinema. ...
  • Stars skip vote for IIFA, but vocal about the change they want to see April 28, 2014

    While Mumbai managed to cross the half way mark this election with a 53 per cent voter turn out, many Bollywood stars didn't have any stake in that. This as most chose to attend the IIFA awards in Florida. But despite not voting they were vocal about the change they...
  • Former shooter Moraad Ali turns film producer April 26, 2014

    The Arjuna Award-winning shooter will venture into Bollywood, with his son as director of the film about two sportspersons. ...
  • Moderate voter turnout of 53 pc in Mumbai as compared to other cities April 24, 2014

    An average 55.33 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the 19 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, where polling was held on Thursday in the third and final phase. In 2009 elections 44.87 polling percentage was recorded in the state. The final voter turnout for Mumbai was 53.1 pc, an...
  • Has Mumbai failed the voters' test again? April 24, 2014

    An average 55.33 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the 19 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, where polling was held on Thursday in the third and final phase. In 2009 elections 44.87 polling percentage was recorded in the state. Mumbai appeared ready to cast off its poll-day apathy since...
  • News 360: Congress moves EC against Modi for for violation of model code April 24, 2014

    Congress demanded registration of FIR against Narendra Modi dubbing as a "flagrant violation" of the model code telecast of his roadshow and his filing of nomination in Varanasi in 117 constituencies going to polls on Thursday. ...
  • Bollywood stars give elections a miss April 24, 2014

    Many Bollywood stars like Anupam Kher, Vivek Oberoi do not cast their vote due to their commitment to IIFA which is being organised at Florida. Vivek Oberoi expressed his disappointment for not being able to exercise his franchise. He said, "I am extremely upset that we are not voting but...
  • A Billion Votes: Narendra Modi files his nomination from Varanasi April 24, 2014

    Amidst another show of strength, Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi filed his nomination for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, this time from Varanasi. Modi was accompanied by his right hand man and BJP UP in charge Amit Shah while he carried out a huge roadshow and filed...