INTERVIEW

  • In conversation with author Aatish Taseer 9 hours 37 minutes ago

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, journalist and author Aatish Taseer talks about his book 'The Way Things Were'. ...
  • Google, Microsoft stand with Sony against hackers 16 hours 32 minutes ago

    San Francisco: Google and Microsoft have joined forces with Sony, using their online might to release "The Interview" film to online audiences despite threats from hackers. "Of course it was tempting to hope that something else would happen to ensure this movie saw the light of day," Google chief legal officer...
  • 'The Interview' released on digital platforms; here's where you can watch the movie online 20 hours 33 minutes ago

    You don't need to leave your house to watch "The Interview." Sony Pictures released the comedy on digital platforms. The online release comes a day after the studio reversed its previous decision not to show the movie after hackers stole internal documents and emails from Sony. The US said North...
  • Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery 20 hours 38 minutes ago

    Los Angeles: Everyone has a theory about who really hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment. Despite President Barack Obama's conclusion that North Korea was the culprit, the Internet's newest game of whodunit continues. Top theories include disgruntled Sony insiders, hired hackers, other foreign governments or Internet hooligans. Even some experts are undecided, with...
  • Sony puts 'The Interview' on YouTube, other digital platforms Yesterday

    Los Angeles: 'The Interview', the provocative comedy that triggered a devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures, went straight to US consumers on Wednesday in an unprecedented online debut after hacker threats prevented its wide release on Christmas day. The film was available for rental on Google Inc's YouTube site as of early...
  • Sony Pictures Entertainment to release 'The Interview' on Christmas Yesterday

    Sony Pictures Entertainment will release 'The Interview' at limited number of theaters on Christmas Day after the White House welcome the decision. So far over 200 independently-owned theaters have agreed to show the film. Sources say the number could go up to 300. ...
  • President Obama saves the day for Sony Pictures; 'The Interview' goes ahead with a limited release Yesterday

    New York, Dec 24 (PTI) Actor Seth Rogen and co-star James Franco hailed Sony Entertainment's decision to finally go ahead with a limited release of their comedy film 'The Interview' this Christmas. Sony had earlier pulled the film from theaters after a cyber attack on its computers that resulted in the...
  • Why the Sony hack isn't big news in Japan 3 days ago

    Japan's biggest newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, featured a story about Sony Corp. on its website. It wasn't about hacking. It was about the company's struggling tablet business. Over at newswire Kyodo News, just after the FBI formally blamed North Korea for the cyberattack, mega pop group AKB48 topped headlines online instead. While American...
  • Since you won't get to see 'The Interview', here are 5 other films with plots to kill real world leaders 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: Kim Jong Un isn't alone. Queen Elizabeth II, Saddam Hussein and Pope Pius XIII have also been the targets of wacky assassination attempts on film. But those world leaders actually made it to the multiplex, while the demise of the North Korean dictator in Sony Pictures' beleaguered 'The Interview'...
  • Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says had no choice but to pull 'The Interview' 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: Describing the lonely work of leading a company through a devastating cyberattack, Sony Pictures Entertainment chief executive Michael Lynton on Friday said the Hollywood studio did not make a mistake in pulling satirical film "The Interview." Lynton, speaking in a lengthy interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, was responding to...
  • Why the Sony hack isn't big news in Japan 4 days ago

    Japan's biggest newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, featured a story about Sony on its website Friday. It wasn't about hacking. It was about the company's struggling tablet business. Over at newswire Kyodo News, just after the FBI formally blamed North Korea for the cyberattack, mega pop group AKB48 topped headlines online instead. While American...
  • Forget the politics, Sony executives say N.Korea comedy 'desperately unfunny' 5 days ago

    Seoul:The comedy on the fictional assassination of North Korea's leader is "desperately unfunny" and would have flopped overseas if it had not been cancelled, according to leaked e-mails of international executives of Sony Pictures. Sony Corp scrapped its Christmas Day release of 'The Interview,' following threats by hackers who have leaked...
  • James Cameron, Alfonso Cuaron praise Vidhu Vinod Chopra's 'Broken Horses' 6 days ago

    Mumbai: 'Avatar' director James Cameron and 'Gravity' helmer Alfonso Cuaron have praised Vidhu Vinod Chopra's Hollywood debut 'Broken Horses', calling it an" aritistic triumph driven by love". The film, set to release on April 10, next year, was screened for the two directors. 'Broken Horses' marks the first time an...
  • Obama monitoring cyber attack on Sony closely 6 days ago

    Washington: Washington made the woes of cyberattack victim Sony Pictures its own on Thursday as the White House acknowledged that the devastating strike against the big Hollywood studio was a matter of national security that would be met by a forceful government response. But the White House was not ready to...
  • Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack: A look at key developments 6 days ago

    It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign against Sony Pictures Entertainment. In that time thousands of executive emails and other documents have been posted online, employees and their families were threatened, and unreleased films were stolen and made available for illegal download....
  • Sony scraps release of 'The Interview' on hacker threat 1 week ago

    Hollywood filmmakers and actors voiced outrage on Wednesday after Sony Pictures pulled the release of North Korea parody 'The Interview' following threats from hackers who waged a massive cyberattack on the movie studio. ...
  • How Kim Jong Un became the target of 'The Interview' 1 week ago

    A few weeks ago, when a freshly stoned Seth Rogen sat down for a lunch interview about 'The Interview' the likelihood of trouble seemed remote. "You're always hoping nothing horrible is going to happen, obviously," said Rogen. "If something horrible happened and they were like, `It's inappropriate to release this movie...
  • Hollywood slams Sony, movie theaters for canceling 'The Interview' 1 week ago

    Reuters: Hollywood filmmakers and actors voiced outrage on Wednesday after Sony Pictures pulled the release of North Korea parody 'The Interview' following threats from hackers who waged a massive cyberattack on the movie studio. Actors Ben Stiller, Steve Carell, Rob Lowe, late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel and filmmaker Judd Apatow,...
  • Sony cancels 'The Interview' December 25 release 1 week ago

    New York: Under the threat of terrorist attacks from hackers and with the nation's largest multiplex chains pulling the film from their screens, Sony Pictures Entertainment took the unprecedented step of cancelling the December 25 release of the Seth Rogen comedy "The Interview." The cancellation, announced Wednesday, was a startling blow...
  • Hackers threaten 9/11-type attacks; Sony tells theatres they don't have to screen 'The Interview' December 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Sony Pictures Entertainment has told theatre owners that they can cancel their plans to show "The Interview," according to multiple reports. The decision to debut the film on December 25 is now with individual theatre chains. This late Tuesday development comes just hours after the hackers issued threats against theatergoers...
  • Sony spoof 'The Interview' makes North Korea butt of the joke December 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: As the end credits roll for Sony Pictures' comedy 'The Interview,' the audience giggles at the standard disclaimer stating that any resemblance of the film's characters to real people is coincidental. The raunchy comedy's villain is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a creative choice that sparked a real-life...
  • James Franco and Seth Rogen's 'The Interview' banned in Asia? December 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actors James Franco and Seth Rogen's upcoming action comedy film 'The Interview', which is said to have been the trigger for the devastating hack on Sony Pictures, will reportedly not get a release in Japan, South Korea or other Asian territories. Earlier, a group of activists calling themselves Guardians...
  • Christopher Nolan striving for empathy of viewers in Interstellar November 6, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Entertainment editor Rajeev Masand met the Oscar nominated director in Los Angeles recently and spoke to him about the making of the film 'Interstellar' which is set in the outer space. ...
  • I was always interested in bowling: Sachin Tendulkar November 5, 2014

    "My interest in bowling was always there. In fact, as a youngster, I think when I was only 12-13 years, I went to Chennai for Dennis Lilee's fast bowling MRF Camp." ...
  • The 11-year-old who interviewed Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis November 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had one-of-a-kind interviewer come knocking at his doors when 11-year-old Drishti Harchandani wanted to interview the newly-elected CM of Maharashtra for her school assignment. But getting in contact with the CM was not an easy task for Drishti. She was sent back by the CM's security...
  • Watch: In this hilarious interview, Karan Johar tells Cyrus Sahukar that 'My Name is Khan' was shot in Kandivali October 24, 2014

    This old interview, uploaded a few days ago, showcases Karan Johar in conversation with Cyrus Sahukar. The interview, clearly conducted around the time when Johar's 'My Name is Khan' was set to release, is a hilarious, painfully awkward and many times cringe-worthy (intentionally, of course) moments between the two men....
  • Rekha: An Enigma Unravels October 23, 2014

    In a rare interview to CNN-IBN, Bollywood actress Rekha opens about about her life, of which only a little is known to the world. ...
  • Love in my DNA now and that is what I consume and feel: Rekha October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Her radiant beauty and graceful demeanour have for years made her fans wonder what she eats to look the way she does. It's love, says Rekha, who will be seen on the silver screen as 'Super Naani' soon. "I consume love," the actress told veteran film critic Bhawana Somaaya...
  • Resume, bio data, CV: Know the differences before appearing for interview October 7, 2014

    Do you often interchange the words Curriculum Vitae, Resume, or Bio data? Well, there are many who consider these words to be synonym and thus make random use. But beware! Doing this mistake can hamper your selection possibilities and make you disappointed. So, before you go for your next interview...
  • 'The Interview' actors James Franco and Seth Rogen post nude photo on Instagram October 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: James Franco has shared a photo of him posing naked with Seth Rogen on his Instagram. The 'Spider-Man' actor and Rogen are standing side by side with no clothes on in the photograph. In the censored photo, the co-stars in 'The Interview' can be seen being covered in dirt. "Boom boom,...