Spiders

  • Vivek Oberoi: No fascination towards villain roles 21-04-2014 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who has lent his voice in the Hindi version of Hollywood film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2', says he is not over eager to do Hollywood films and will essay only quality roles. "I am not crazy about doing Hollywood films. I am not interested to do...
  • Photos of 'Indian Spider-Man' Gaurav Sharma: An independent candidate who scales walls and climbs his way into your balcony 12-04-2014 10:54 AM

    Gaurav Sharma, an independent candidate also known as the Indian Spider-Man, handed out pamphlets to residents and scaled neighbourhood walls during his election campaign in Mumbai. Around 815 million people have registered to vote in the world's biggest election - a number exceeding the population of Europe and a world...
  • Watch: Vivek Oberoi dubs for Electro in 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' 08-04-2014 06:19 PM

    Don't be fooled by his charming good looks, actor Vivek Oberoi has a darker side as well. After portraying the role of a sinister bad guy in 'Krrish 3', he will now give his voice to the super-villain Max Dillon aka Electro for the Hindi version of the upcoming film...
  • From Electro to daddy cool: Actor Vivek Oberoi is enjoying diaper duties 23-03-2014 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi seems to be enjoying fatherhood as the actor says after his last release 'Krrish 3', he has been busy changing his baby son Vivaan's diapers. The 37-year-old actor, who welcomed Vivaan with wife Priyanka Alva on February 6 last year, had earlier revealed that he planned...
  • I'm the biggest Spice Girls fan ever: Emma Stone 21-03-2014 03:44 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Stone, who is a huge fan of Spice Girls, was moved to tears during a radio chat with the former band's singer Mel B. The 25-year-old, who is promoting 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in Australia, appeared in a radio show yesterday, reported E!Online. When she was...
  • Vivek Oberoi: Electro is a fascinating character, will be his voice in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' 21-03-2014 09:36 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi will be the voice of the main villain Max Dillon aka Electro in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'. In the original version of the film, Electro is played by Oscar winning actor Jamie Foxx. "We are very happy to have Vivek on board...
  • 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' trailer: It's a web of deceit and destruction 05-12-2013 11:47 PM

    New Delhi: The makers have revealed the first look of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'. Directed by Marc Webb, the film features Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone in the lead roles. It also features Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan in pivotal roles. The film is scheduled to be released on May...
  • Watch: It's raining spiders in Brazil 12-02-2013 01:54 PM

    The 'rain of spiders' was filmed in Santo Antonio da Platina by a local resident Erick Reis. "I was shooting an engagement party for some friends of mine and I saw the spiders when I was leaving, in the late afternoon. I've never seen anything like it before", Erick said...
  • When spiders forced Halle Berry out of her house 28-10-2012 11:49 AM

    Los Angeles: Actress Halle Berry was forced to move out of her Hollywood home after a gardener found a colony of black widow spiders under a lawn chair in her pool area. The Oscar-winning star says she freaked out when she realised the poisonous spiders were living beneath a chair...
  • Spider-Man creator to make a superhero for India 23-12-2011 12:25 PM

    Washington: Stan Lee, co-creator of some of the world's leading superhero characters like Spider-Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Daredevil, Hulk and Thor will be launching an original superhero for the Indian market. Multi-media company Pow! Entertainment's Lee, will develop the new superhero with a team of Indian artists working...
  • Spider-man director sues producers over copyright 09-11-2011 01:24 PM

    New York: Ousted 'Spider-man' director Julie Taymor sued the Broadway musical's producers on Tuesday for copyright infringement. Taymor, who spent years working on the critically-panned $70 million show 'Spider-man: Turn Off the Dark', filed suit in federal court citing copyright infringement and breach of contract 'arising from their unauthorized and...
  • Oscar-winning actor Cliff Robertson dies at 88 11-09-2011 01:13 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Cliff Robertson, who won an Oscar playing a mentally disabled janitor in 'Charly' and worked in movies ranging from 'PT 109' to 'Spider-Man 2', died in New York on Saturday, the day after his 88th birthday. A spokesman confirmed Robertson's death, citing the actor's family, but gave...
  • Spider silk may be the new artificial skin 09-08-2011 06:50 PM

    Washington: The secret to creating artificial skin may lie in spider silk -- the toughest known natural material, scientists say. Skin grafts are vital for treating burn victims and other patients and scientists were looking for a material that would be tolerated by the human body and can be used...
  • New Spider-Man is half-Latino 03-08-2011 02:04 PM

    New York: Marvel Comics revealed on Tuesday that the heir to the Spider-Man costume following the death of Peter Parker will be Miles Morales, a teenager of half-Hispanic and half-black origin who will protect New York from the bad guys starting Wednesday, when "Ultimate Comics Fallout #4" hits the magazine...
  • 'Spider-Man' villain Ifans arrested at Comic-Con 25-07-2011 12:34 PM

    San Diego: British actor Rhys Ifans, who portrays the villain Lizard in the upcoming Hollywood movie The Amazing Spider-Man, was arrested and cited for battery at the pop culture gathering Comic-Con on Friday evening. "He was abusive, belligerent and aggressive, and shoved a female security guard," San Diego police spokeswoman...
  • Andrew Garfield calls Spider-Man a role for life 24-07-2011 12:07 PM

    San Diego: He may change his mind later, but right now Andrew Garfield says the role of comic book superhero Spider-Man in the upcoming reboot of the hit film franchise is a part that could last a lifetime. "I could play this character for the rest of my life," an...
  • Watch: 'The Amazing Spider-Man' trailer 21-07-2011 08:18 AM

    New Delhi: The trailer of the upcoming Spider-Man movie - The Amazing Spider-Man that was earlier leaked has now been officially released. The film marks the return of the web-shooting superhero after a gap of five years. The earlier movies had Toby Maguire in the title role of Spider-Man. The...
  • Spider-Man movie trailer leaked online 20-07-2011 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: The movie trailer for the latest Spider-Man film - 'The Amazing Spider-Man', leaked from Sony Studios on Tuesday, days before it was supposed to debut at the worlds largest comic book convention. The movie marks the return of the web-shooting super hero after a gap of three years....
  • So long, Peter Parker, red-and-blue Spidey suit 19-04-2011 10:55 AM

    Philadelphia: A new look and a new suit are in store for Ultimate Spider-Man, but the fate of Peter Parker - the awkward teenager who catches thieves like flies - is still a mystery. Marvel Comics said Monday that Parker is taking off the Spidey costume for good as part...
  • Fear of spiders, snakes acquired 25-01-2011 05:39 PM

    Washington: We aren't born afraid of spiders and snakes, but we can pick up these fears very quickly as infants, scientists say. Arne Ohman at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden and Susan Mineka from Northwestern University, US, have studied how infants and toddlers react to scary objects, the journal Current...
  • 'Spider-Man' stunt goes awry; is show in peril? 22-12-2010 11:57 AM

    New York: Broadway might need a superhero to save the new Spider-Man musical. "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," the most expensive production in Broadway history, suffered its fourth accident in a month when a stuntman playing the web-slinger fell about 30 feet into a stage pit during a preview Monday...
  • Emma Stone to play Mary Jane in 'Spider Man' 04-10-2010 02:30 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Stone is likely to play Mary Jane in the new Spider Man movie. Sony Pictures Entertainment will "imminently offer" the role of Mary Jane Watson to the 21-year-old beauty, reports aceshowbiz.com. Others being considered to play the superhero's love interest are Dianna Agron, Mia Wasikowska, Georgina...
  • 'Spider Man' musical to make Broadway debut 12-08-2010 12:50 PM

    London: The long awaited Spider Man musical is set to open in Broadway in December. The musical called Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, which features a score by U2 stars The Edge and Bono, has been in the works for six years. The show suffered a number of major setbacks...