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  • I can't be compared to Benedict Cumberbatch in 'Sherlock', they do things at a larger scale, says 'PI Private Investigator' actor Mrinal Dutt Yesterday

    Mrinal Dutt went to Mumbai about four years ago. It was not very difficult for this young guy to find work as a model initially. He got to play cameos in generic TV serials and was quite clearly happy to do them. He landed a role in the youthful series...
  • 'Downton Abbey' the universally acclaimed period drama by Academy Award winning Julian Fellows, to air tonight at 10 January 23, 2015

    New Delhi:Great stories don't usually need an introduction as one hears them referred to from time to time. The 11 Emmy awards winning television series 'Downton Abbey' tells one such story. Since it is the first time it is being aired in India the uninitiated would need some introductions. The...
  • Advertorial: Renault LODGY steals center stage at Star Guild Awards January 20, 2015

    Renault was the main attraction in the star studded Renault Star Guild Awards and celebrities were happy checking out Renault Cars. Many of them posed around after signing on the Renault Duster on the Red carpet. The highlight of the show was the showcasing of the new Renault LODGY on...
  • 'Star Wars 7' is made by fans, says Mark Hamill January 19, 2015

    London: Actor Mark Hamill has suggested that the major difference between 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and the original trilogy is that the new film is being made by "fans". Hamill, who starred in the first trilogy as Luke Skywalker, has explained that he has been intrigued by the sequel's development...
  • Jet Airways not to charge fee for ticket cancellation within 24 hours January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Jet Airways on Saturday said that it has decided not to charge any fee for cancellation and date change requests within 24 hours from passengers who book their tickets through the airline's website. The waiver can be availed only within 24 hours of booking a ticket, the airline...
  • Priyanka Chopra wins best actress award for 'Mary Kom', dedicates it to her late father January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Mary Kom' was one of the top gainers at the Renault Star Guild Awards 2015 and actress Priyanka Chopra, who played the main lead in the film, has dedicated its success to her late father Ashok Chopra. "Thank u #starGuildAwards for the acknowledgements tonight...#MaryKom is for my dad.. Thank you...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' scores big at Star Guild Awards 2015 January 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani's 'PK' won the Best Film along with Best Director, Best Dialogue, Best Sound Mixing and a special award for earning over Rs.100 crore here at the the Renault Star Guild Awards 2015. The awards ceremony took place Sunday night at Reliance Mediaworks in Film City and it...
  • Look of the day: Lisa Haydon exudes radiance in a blue Gauri and Nainika gown January 12, 2015

    This is indeed Lisa's best look so far. And we would compliment her for her amazing choice. For the Star Guild awards, Lisa slipped into this on-shouldered gown by Gauri and Nainika. She looked utterly elegant and the sleek belt accessorised on the waist was just...
  • Snapshot: Priyanka Chopra looks cool as ever as she wears a leather outfit for a performance January 12, 2015

    Priyanka Chopra has been popular for her glam rock look. And the actress was quite successful when she effortlessly displayed her stylish edge as she arrived for a performance at Star Guild Awards. The actress, who has been lauded for acting prowess, looked as cool as ever in a black...
  • Priyanka Chopra or Lily Collins: Who looked better in Maticevski? January 12, 2015

    Priyanka Chopra is certainly blowing her style quotient sky high. She has been seen wearing a lot of International designers in the recent past. At the Star Guild awards, Priyanka wore a strapless Maticevski gown which was earlier worn by Lily Collins at the red carpet of 'Love, Rosie'. Lily...
  • 'Queen', 'PK', '2 States' top Star Guild Awards 2015 nomination list January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Queen' and 'PK' are leading the nominations tally in 10 categories, followed by '2 States', 'Highway' and 'Haider' in the 10th edition of Renault Star Guild Awards. The Film and Television Producers Guild of India Thursday announced the Renault Star Guild Awards nominations in a statement. Rajkummar Rao ('Citylights'), Varun...
  • 'It's ridiculous, bogus', says Gauahar Khan on the claim that she paid her attacker to slap her in public January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Gauahar Khan's attacker has alleged that the actress paid him for slapping her in public. But the actress says it is the "most ridiculous claim". In November, Gauahar, who was hosting a reality show in Mumbai, was slapped by Mohammad Akil Malik for reportedly wearing skimpy clothes. And now, Malik...
  • Gauahar Khan paid me to slap her; promised me a small role in 'Dabangg 3', claims attacker January 4, 2015

    They don't call it showbiz for nothing, that's what we'd like to say. And that goes for model-actress Gauahar Khan's "slapgate" incident that happened in October.The attacker, Mohammad Akil Malik, who had allegedly slapped Khan during a reality show because she was wearing "inappropriate clothing" has now claimed that he...
  • Katie Holmes is not so different than she was at twenty December 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Katie Holmes says she's just like she was in her twenties. The 36 year-old, who shares daughter Suri with her ex-husband Tom Cruise, told Red magazine that she feels as if she's still behaving like she did when she was just 20, reports mirror.co.uk. She said: "I'm not so...
  • 'Star Wars': First image of famous spacecraft Millennium Falcon revealed December 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: A close-up look at the spacecraft in the 'Star Wars' universe Millennium Falcon has been revealed.The images, which will feature in Fortune magazine, include Disney CEO Bob Iger posing alongside the famous spacecraft, reported Variety.The images were taken by Wesley Mann for Fortune, with a composite scene created...
  • Justin Lin to direct third 'Star Trek' film December 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: The USS Enterprise is about to get a little faster. 'Fast & Furious' director Justin Lin is taking the helm of the third installment in Paramount's 'Star Trek' franchise. Lin's rep confirmed the news Monday. Lin is no stranger to franchises. He directed several of Universal's 'Fast & Furious' films,...
  • Audi Awards 2014: Recognising South India's achievers December 21, 2014

    The Audi Ritz Icon Awards 2014 recognises South India's achievers. The event saw the coming together of the most sought after film stars, achievers, business icons and diplomats. ...
  • Oscar Pistorius appeal ruling delayed December 9, 2014

    Pretoria: A South African judge on Tuesday delayed a ruling on whether to allow the prosecution to appeal against Oscar Pistorius's five-year prison sentence for killing his girlfriend, saying she needed more time. After listening to arguments from the prosecution and the defence, judge Thokozile Masipa adjourned the hearing until tomorrow,...
  • Judge to rule on Oscar Pistorius appeal December 9, 2014

    Johannesburg: A South African judge will rule Tuesday on whether to grant a state appeal that would open the way for para-athlete Oscar Pistorius to serve more time behind bars for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Prosecution lawyers applied for an appeal after Judge Thokozile Masipa in October sentenced the...
  • Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma to auction movie costumes to help flood survivors in Kashmir and Assam December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma have pledged to give their movie costumes to help raise funds for redevelopment of flood ravaged Kashmir and Assam. eBay India and Event and Entertainment Management Association (EEMA) have come together for the cause, and are seeking bids for a charity auction...
  • Pop star-turned-preacher booked for blasphemy in Pakistan December 3, 2014

    Islamabad: A pop singer-turned-preacher in Pakistan has been booked under the country's controversial blasphemy law for alleged profanity against one of the Prophet Mohammed's wives. Junaid Jamshed, reportedly committed blasphemy in a video which went viral on social networking sites, creating anger among the conservative Muslims. Mobin Qadri of rightwing...
  • He attacked my integrity and tried to camouflage his cowardice: Gauahar Khan reacts after being slapped on the sets of 'India's Raw Star' December 2, 2014

    In a press conference that was held in Mumbai today, model and actress Gauahar Khan reacted to the recent incident wherein she was slapped by a man for reportedly wearing skimpy clothes. "He attacked my integrity and tried to camouflage his cowardice. Why doesn't a loser like him have a fear...
  • My focus is on playback singing, says 'India's Raw Star' winner Rituraj Mohanty December 2, 2014

    New Delhi: After winning music reality show 'India's Raw Star', Odisha's Rituraj Mohanty says the victory is just the beginning and that he now wants to pursue playback singing. "After the show, my focus is on playback singing. Yes Sufi is close to my heart, but before entering the show, I...
  • Gauahar Khan slapped during 'India's Raw Star' finale: I'm shocked, the incident is disgusting, says Kushal Tandon December 1, 2014

    New Delhi:'I'm completely shocked. This incident is so disgusting," said Kushal Tandon as he discussed the recent incident wherein model and actor Gauahar Khan was slapped by a 24-year-old guest, identified as Akil Malik, on the sets of 'India's Raw Star'. Gauhar Khan, who hosts the show, was shooting for...
  • Rituraj Mohanty wins 'India's Raw Star' December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Odisha's Rituraj Mohanty was named the first 'India's Raw Star' after receiving votes from audiences across India. Known for his soulful voice, Rituraj's consistent performance throughout the season of the singing reality show led him to victory. Going home with a Maruti Suzuki Swift, a contract with STAR Plus and a...
  • Gauahar Khan slapped by a 24-year-old during 'India's Raw Star' finale December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Gauahar Khan, who hosts musical reality show 'India's Raw Star' was slapped by a 24-year-old man during the finale, yesterday. The man identified as Akil Malik was detained after the incident. He was apparently against Gauahar Khan wearing short dresses during the show. A police officer said, "A man...
  • Mercedes celebrate F1 success at fan event November 30, 2014

    Germany: Thousands of fans helped Mercedes celebrate its success in the Formula One championship at the German manufacturer's "Stars and Cars" party on Saturday. F1 champion Lewis Hamilton and runner-up teammate Nico Rosberg drove a number of vehicles, including their championship-winning Silver Arrow, on a temporary track around the Mercedes-Benz museum...
  • 'Star Wars' awakens force with new stars in teaser trailer November 29, 2014

    (Reuters) - "There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?" So begins the first teaser trailer released on Friday of the highly anticipated "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the seventh installment reviving tales of a galaxy far, far away. The 88-second clip from director J.J. Abrams features a handful of scenes...
  • 'NC 10' teaser: Telugu star Akkineni Naga Chaitanya's character might be tough, but his heart belongs to Kriti Sanon November 23, 2014

    The actor released the teaser for his upcoming film 'NC 10' on the occasion of his 28th birthday. Directed by fimmaker Sudheer Varma of 'Swamy Ra Ra' fame, the film also stars Brahmanandam, Ravi Babu, Posani Krishna Murali and Pooja Ramachandran in key roles. ...