Hollywood

  • Paris Hilton compares herself with Albert Einstein 15 hours 17 minutes ago

    Los Angeles: Socialite Paris Hilton has revealed that her zodiac sign, Aquarius, has some kind of cosmic link to the German physicist Albert Einstein. Einstein, according to the calendar, was a Pisces and not an Aquarian, reported Us magazine. "We are social butterflies, humanitarians, geniuses: Einstein was one," she said. The...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing Yesterday

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the critically-acclaimed series, will be seen in the...
  • I have been seen as a celebrity, not as an actress: Lindsay Lohan July 15, 2014

    London: Actress Lindsay Lohan says she hates when people treat her like a celebrity and not as an artiste. Lohan, 28, who is all set to make her West End debut in David Mamet's 'Speed-the-Plow' later this year, said people forgot her stint as a child actress since she was three-year-old,...
  • Watch: Reese Witherspoon embarks on a 1,000-mile hiking expedition for self-discovery in 'Wild' July 14, 2014

    New York: Those who missed seeing Reese Witherspoon on the big screen can enjoy the trailer of her upcoming movie 'Wild'.The first trailer of 'Wild' is out and it shows her character living up to the movie title. Witherspoon plays a self-destructive woman who tries to erase years of drug...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' climbs to top of the US box office charts July 14, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,' a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant 'Transformers' robots out of the top spot on U.S. and Canadian movie charts. The 3D 'Apes' movie collected $73 million in ticket sales from Friday through...
  • 'The Ugly Truth' star Katherine Heigl returns to TV with 'State of Affairs' July 14, 2014

    Beverly Hills: Katherine Heigl is returning to television, with her mother in tow. She stars on the new fall series 'State of Affairs,' playing a CIA attache who informs the president on high-level incidents around the world. It's the first TV series for Heigl since she left her Emmy-winning role on...
  • Watch: Halle Berry and Jimmy Fallon show you how they roll. Literally. July 13, 2014

    Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry fell head over heels for 'The Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon. Literally.The 47-year-old actress performed a gymnastic skit with the show host, which involved tumbling on a mat during 'The Tonight Show'.The pair performed the human hamster wheel, bantering, and flirting in a casual manner. ...
  • Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are having a baby; Ellen DeGenres congratulates the couple on Twitter July 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Popular talk show host Ellen DeGeneres congratulated Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling as news that the couple is expecting their first child spread like wildfire. DeGenres took to Twitter to post: "Congrats to @RyanGosling and @EvaMendes! That's going to be the most beautiful, bilingual, part-superhero, well-dressed, romantic baby ever." The...
  • 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' trailer: It is Om Puri vs Helen Mirren in a battle of cuisines July 10, 2014

    What happens when a happy-go-lucky Indian family crosses path with one of France's most celebrated chefs? The latest Lasse Hallstrom film 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' features Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Juhi Chawla and Helen Mirren in this warm tale of cross-cultural cuisines. The film is based on a novel by the...
  • Author James Patterson's young adult book franchise 'Maximum Ride' to come to life on YouTube July 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: Best-selling author James Patterson has reached a deal to turn his young adult book franchise 'Maximum Ride' into an Internet video series that will be released on YouTube. Patterson sold exclusive online rights for 'Maximum Ride' to Collective Digital Studio (CDS), a production company and operator of YouTube channels,...
  • Justin Bieber gets two years probation for pelting neighbour's home with eggs July 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Justin Bieber pleaded no contest to misdemeanor vandalism on Wednesday for pelting a neighbor's home with eggs and was sentenced to two years probation, the Los Angeles County District Attorney said. 20-year-old Bieber, who was not present in Los Angeles Superior Court for his arraignment, was also...
  • Actor George Clooney slams UK story about his future marriage July 10, 2014

    New York: Actor George Clooney criticized Britain's Daily Mail on Wednesday for publishing what he called a "completely fabricated" story that said his future mother-in-law opposes his upcoming marriage to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin. The Mail Online story posted on Monday said Alamuddin's mother was telling family in Beirut that...
  • 10 Hollywood movies you probably didn't know were a direct copy of Indian films July 9, 2014

    Bollywood movies have been rather infamous for lifting plots from Hollywood movies. From 'Satte Pe Satta' which was heavily inspired by 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' to 'God Tussi Great Ho' that was a complete rip-off of 'Bruce Almighty', every generation has seen Bollywood films that have been 'inspired' by...
  • Watch: New 'Gone Girl' trailer ups the creep factor with Neil Patrick Harris as Desi July 8, 2014

    If you didn't get creeped out after watching the first trailer for 'Gone Girl' by Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, you will, after watching the second one. While the first one had a haunting rendition of the popular song 'She' by Richard Butler, this trailer has Neil Patrick Harris as...
  • Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis wear Indian attire at a friend's wedding July 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Ashton Kutcher and pregnant fiancee Mila Kunis were dressed in traditional Indian attire at a friend's wedding at the Borgo Egnazia Resort in Savelletri di Fasano, Italy. Kutcher, 36, sported an aqua blue embroidered kurta teamed up with a white dhoti. He completed the Indian look with a red...
  • Hollywood actor Richard Gere in Leh for Dalai Lama's discourses July 7, 2014

    Leh: Hollywood actor Richard Gere is in Leh, the main town of the mountainous district of Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, to attend to Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's discourses, event organisers said Monday. He will also participate in the highly venerated Kalachakra (Wheel of Time) ceremony for world...
  • Jennifer Lopez, Versace lead Paris' haute couture revival July 7, 2014

    Paris: Just a few years ago it was on the brink of extinction. Now, haute couture - the 150-year-old Parisian tradition of making unique, astronomically-priced handmade gowns - is back. The fall-winter 2014/15 collections started with brio Sunday with the Atelier Versace show, graced by Jennifer Lopez. The calendar has expanded...
  • 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' crushes 'Tammy', 'Deliver Us From Evil' to lead weekend box office July 7, 2014

    Los Angeles/ New York: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' collected $36.4 million in ticket sales over the three-day July 4 weekend, storming ahead of new films 'Tammy,' 'Deliver Us From Evil' and 'Earth to Echo' to lead the U.S. and Canadian box office for a second consecutive weekend. The special effects-laden blockbuster,...
  • Inspired or copied? 44 Indian movie and TV show posters that are blatant rip-offs of Hollywood movie posters July 5, 2014

    The line between inspiration and plagiarism has blurred considerably over the years. If you look at a few Indian movie posters, you'll find that they bear an uncanny resemblance to Hollywood movie posters. Avid movie buffs immediately noticed the similarity between Aamir Khan's 'Dhoom 3' poster and 'The Dark Knight'...
  • 'The Fault In Our Stars' tweet review: The movie deserves applause for staying faithful to the book July 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Literary works have often been used as reference point, source material for films. While many think directing a film based on a popular book is the easiest and also the most reliable way to strike a chord with the audience, not all books adapted into films have managed...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess the celebrities who live in these iconic houses? July 3, 2014

    Perfectly manicured lawns, refined architecture, and paparazzi always camping outside. You might see these famous people in newspapers, tabloids and on television channels, but these famous addresses are always shrouded in mystery. ...
  • 'X-Men Apocalypse': Director Bryan Singer confirms the existence of The Four Horsemen July 2, 2014

    Filmmaker Bryan Singer had a treat up his sleeve for the fans of the X-Men franchise on Tuesday. He uploaded a glimpse from the treatment of the latest edition of the series on Instagram. A treatment is a document put together before the actual script is written. The script page teases Apocalypse's...
  • Is the upcoming film 'Earth to Echo' a rip-off of Steven Speilberg's 'E.T.'? July 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: The similarities between "Earth to Echo" and "E.T." are more than striking. But reviews are mixed on whether it is an inspired updating of the Spielberg classic, or a cheap knockoff. The family fun movie, out in time for America's 4th of July holiday weekend, recounts a group of...
  • How 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' reminded us of Rohit Shetty, Sooraj Barjatya and Abbas-Mustan July 1, 2014

    If you are a die-hard fan of the loud, adrenaline-pumping-special-effects-infused series 'Transformers', you will have realised that this film was a little different than the rest in the series. Why, you ask? Clearly, the film has been influenced by good ol' Bollywood! Don't believe us? Here are a few examples: ...
  • Actress Emma Watson allegedly been employing illegal housekeeper June 29, 2014

    London: 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson has allegedly been employing a woman illegally at her 2 million pound London home. The 24-year-old actress hired the maid to work in her New York apartment at the beginning of last year but Border Agency staff have since launched a probe following a complaint...
  • 'Do you know who I am?' LaBeouf to policeman when arrested him June 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Shia LaBeouf started spitting at a police officer and yelling 'Do you know who I am?' when he was arrested for disrupting a Broadway production. The 28-year-old actor has been formally charged with one count of criminal trespass in the third degree, one count of trespass, two counts...
  • Robert De Niro stopped filming for World cup June 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Veteran actor Robert De Niro had filming on 'The Intern' halted so he could watch a World Cup soccer game with fans in a nearby building. The 70-year-old actor took a break from shooting in Brooklyn, Thursday to watch the USA play Germany in the World Cup after finding...
  • Actor Shia LaBeouf 'not famous', but still in headlines June 28, 2014

    New York: Who can forget the time he put a paper bag on his head that read "I AM NOT FAMOUS ANYMORE"? Or when he was forced to apologize for plagiarizing parts of his short film? He then promised to retire from public life. Now, he's been escorted from a Broadway...
  • Will Scoot McNairy be the Nightwing in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'? June 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Scoot McNairy has reportedly landed a role in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel- 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The actor, who has starred in films like 'Argo' and '12 Years a Slave', is rumoured to play Nightwing in the film, reported Ace Showbiz. In the comics, Nightwing...