Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Jayalalithaa's niece upset over statement on web series ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:57:50 +0530

Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) After Jayalalithaa's nephew Deepak Jayakumar expressed disappointment over the web series, "Queen", which is being made on the late politician's life, the former's niece Kanthi D Suresh said Deepak's statement has hurt the sentiments of other family members.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sidharth, Riteish new 'Marjaavan' posters out ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:55:28 +0530

 Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Riteish Deshmukh's new look from the film "Marjaavaan" has taken the Internet by storm.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tanuja is chief guest at Pune film appreciation course ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:51:54 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Veteran actress Tanuja will be the chief guest at the closing ceremony of the 14th Marathi film appreciation course, Chitrapat Rasaswad Shibir in Pune on September 24.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar cannot wait to start 'The White Tiger' shoot ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:49:10 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao says he cannot wait to start "The White Tiger".


]]> <![CDATA[ Omung Kumar avoids plastic use to erect Bigg Boss 13 set ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 17:57:11 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Art director Omung Kumar, who has been designing the set for the reality show "Bigg Boss" for years now, decided to go plastic-free for the 13th season. This decision comes at a time when the government is trying to do away with plastic all over the country.


]]> <![CDATA[ Days of lead roles, per se, long gone: Manasi Parekh ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 17:54:50 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) "Uri: The Surgical Strike" actress Manasi Parekh says she is interested in playing good roles irrespective of their size as she feels that nowadays, movies are not just about the lead characters.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Ghost' is one of the 'scariest films' by Vikram Bhatt ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 17:51:48 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt has given many horror films to the audience. He counts his upcoming one, "Ghost", as one of the scariest films that he has worked on.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kajol shares beautiful image with mother Tanuja ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 17:47:12 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kajol has shared a beautiful photograph of herself hugging her mother and veteran actress Tanuja.


]]> <![CDATA[ Devoleena, Siddharth to be part of 'Bigg Boss 13' ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 17:31:33 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) The launch of the 13th season of controversial reality TV show "Bigg Boss" is just around the corner, and a few celebrities' names have already been confirmed who will be seen participating this time.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan shares 'on location' pic with Saiee ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:29:32 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan's latest photo with newcomer Saiee M. Manjrekar from the set of their upcoming film "Dabangg 3" has got netizens excited.


]]> <![CDATA[ Tiger, Hrithik to not share stage during 'War' promotions ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:27:47 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Actors Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff will not be promoting their upcoming actioner "War" as the makers want to translate the "on-screen rivalry into an off-screen conversation point".


]]> <![CDATA[ Genelia, Riteish's meme exchange is hilarious ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:25:25 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Bollywood couple Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh indulged in a funny meme war on social media.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bhoot...' will change language of horror in India: Bhumi ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:23:30 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Actress Bhumi Pednekar was never apprehensive about "Bhoot Part 1- The Haunted Ship" when she signed it, and now she is sure the film is going to change the language of horror in India.


]]> <![CDATA[ Parineeti all emotional after wrapping up 'The Girl On...' remake ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:04:48 +0530

London, Sep 23 (IANS) Parineeti Chopra has wrapped up the shooting for Hindi remake of the Hollywood movie "The Girl On The Train". The actress has penned a note expressing her feelings on shooting the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Costumes play important part in a project: Kirti Kulhari ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:58:54 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Kirti Kulhari says getting costumes right in a project is very crucial, as they bring authenticity.


]]> <![CDATA[ Varun Tej wants to hook-up with Pooja Hegde ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:55:11 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Varun Tej says if given a chance, he would like to hook-up with his "Mukunda" co-star Pooja Hegde.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' clocks 2 years ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:50:29 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Rajkummar Rao's film "Newton", which was India's official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy Awards, has completed two years on Sunday since its release.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jayalalithaa's nephew objects to web series 'Queen' ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:48:09 +0530

Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) While actor Kangana Ranaut is preparing for the late politician J. Jayalalithaa's biopic 'Thalaivi', director Gautham Menon has announced that he is coming up with a web series based on the life of late former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salim Merchant, Shreya Ghoshal 'excited' for their new song ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:43:58 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Popular singers Salim Merchant and Shreya Ghoshal, who wooed listeners with the song "Shukran Allah" in the past, are now all set to come up with another new track.


]]> <![CDATA[ Varun to star in music video with budding hip-hop artistes ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:37:09 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) "Street Dancer 3D" actor Varun Dhawan will shake a leg with budding hip-hop artistes in a music video.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kartik ticks 'working with Big B' off his bucketlist ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 14:29:52 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Kartik Aaryan just ticked an item from his bucketlist and it involves getting a chance to work with the megastar Amitabh Bachchan.


]]> <![CDATA[ Hina Khan, Adhyayan Suman get together for 'Damaged' ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 14:21:06 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Hina Khan and actor Adhyayan Suman have been roped in for the second season of the web show "Damaged", a psychological crime drama with supernatural elements.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ajay, Kajol wish Nysa on Daughters' Day ]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 14:15:41 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) On the occasion of National Daughters' Day on Sunday, Bollywood's star couple Ajay Devgn and Kajol penned heartfelt posts for their teen daughter Nysa on social media.


]]> <![CDATA[ 5 ideas for a perfect festive season renovation ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:02:07 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANSlife) Festive season is round the corner. So try out these interesting home renovation ideas shared by Lokendra Ranawat, founder and Chief Executive Officer of WoodenStreet, to add that extra zing to your living space this year.


]]> <![CDATA[ Undo the damage caused by prolonged sitting ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:00:09 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANSlife) After millions of years of physical evolution, modern humans have a body millions died for -- quite literally. However, these days most urbanites are sitting on office chairs for long hours, leading to a sedentary lifestyle our bodies were not designed for.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kareena cuts b'day cake with family, friends and Diljit's song ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:51:05 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Bollywood star Kareena Kapoor cut the birthday cake on September 21. In a viral video, Kareena's husband Saif Ali Khan, son Taimur and sister Karisma Kapoor are among guests wishing the "Veere Di Wedding" actress.


]]> <![CDATA[ #YoSonakshiSoDumb: Sonakshi trolled after 'KBC' fix ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:47:00 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha struggled in giving the right answer to a question on Ramayana during an episode of "Kaun Banega Crorepati", and netizens soon took to social media to call her #YoSonakshiSoDumb.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sushant, Jaqueline starrer 'Drive' to release on Netflix ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:42:44 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actors Sushant Singh Rajput and Jaqueline Fernandez starrer "Drive" will soon have a digital release on streaming giant Netflix.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ranveer shares romantic photo with Deepika ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:40:49 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Ranveer Singh has never shied away from expressing his love for his wife, Deepika Padukone. On Friday, the actor shared a romantic black and white photograph of the couple taken at an award event here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Bhumi Pednekar to raise awareness about sustainable living ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:39:25 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bhumi Pednekar is starting a pan-India campaign "Climate Warrior" to raise awareness about global warming, conservation and sustainable living.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas': Heartbreaking for wrong reasons (Review; Rating: ** and 1/2) ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:37:10 +0530

Film: Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas; Cast: Karan Deol, Sahher Bambba; Direction: Sunny Deol; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)


]]> <![CDATA[ Swara Bhasker: I feel I am still a student at heart ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:18:51 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker, who has carved a niche in Bollywood with her acting skills, has said that she still feels like a student at heart, and she asks too many questions to her directors and writers while shooting a film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Elnaaz Norouzi: 'Sacred Games' at Emmys a big moment for new-age Indian entertainment ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:17:09 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Actress Elnaaz Norouzi, who played Bollywood star Zoya Mirza in the Netflix series "Sacred Games", says the show's being nominated in the Best Drama category of the International Emmy Awards 2019 is a positive sign of how content can be celebrated beyond boundaries in the era of digital entertainment.


]]> <![CDATA[ Boney Kapoor acquires remake rights of Tamil superhit 'Comali' ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:15:09 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Producer Boney Kapoor, who remade the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer "Pink" in Tamil, has now acquired the rights of the Tamil film "Comali" to remake it in Hindi and other languages.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jio MAMI all set to host Word To Screen Market 2019 ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:13:04 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star is all set to host the fourth edition of the Word to Screen Market. This event brings together publishers and the literary community along with content creators to option stories for films, TV and digital platforms. This year, the authors and content creators will be provided with more face time with each other.

]]> <![CDATA[ Neha Dhupia super excited about Emmy nomination for 'Lust Stories' ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:12:03 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The Netflix anthology movie "Lust Stories" has been nominated in the Best TV Movie category at the International Emmys 2019 and actress Neha Dhupia says she is super excited.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Baalveer Returns' actor's mom encouraged him to go bald for show ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:10:03 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Actor Atul Verma wasn't too keen on going bald for "Baalveer Returns". He says it was his mother who explained to him that going bald was no big deal for an actor.


]]> <![CDATA[ Virat Kohli's 'Tere Naam' swag on Twitter ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:08:06 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli's throwback moment on Twitter has set off a buzz, with fans comparing his hairstyle from the younger days with Salman Khans distinct hairdo in the hit movie "Tere Naam".


]]> <![CDATA[ Sanjay Dutt pens heartfelt letter on Mahesh Bhatt's birthday ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:06:35 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Sanjay Dutt has penned a heartfelt note for Mahesh Bhatt on the latters birthday, expressing his gratitude to the veteran filmmaker for standing by him at a time when he needed a friend.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kubbra Sait: Humbled and excited for 'Sacred Games' at the Emmys ]]> Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:04:39 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The Netflix series "Sacred Games" has bagged a nomination in the Best Drama section at the 2019 International Emmy Awards and actress Kubbra Sait, who featured in season one of the show, is both humbled and excited.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jonita Gandhi unveils her new song 'Humraahi' ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:58:02 +0530

 Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Singer Jonita Gandhi, who is currently wooing listeners with her song "Dil ka telephone" in the film "Dream Girl", has come up with her new single, "Humraahi".

]]> <![CDATA[ Daler Mehndi: Mentoring kids on music shows my way of giving back to society ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:56:18 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Bhangra-pop star Daler Mehndi has often taken the role of a mentor or a judge on singing-based shows. He says mentoring and judging are ways to give back to society the love and appreciation he continues to receive.


]]> <![CDATA[ Happy Alia Bhatt poses with Ankit Tiwari's little one ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:54:12 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Alia Bhatt happily struck a pose with "Sun raha hai na tu" hitmaker Ankit Tiwari's daughter Aryaa, who was named by the actress' father and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt.


]]> <![CDATA[ Alia Bhatt's cute birthday wish for dad Mahesh Bhatt ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:51:39 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Alia Bhatt has a super-cute birthday message for dad Mahesh Bhatt, who she calls "a good guy", the "best", the "wisest", "funny" and "super-talented".


]]> <![CDATA[ Alia Bhatt gets trolled by Arjun Kapoor over African safari vlog ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 23:50:02 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor has hilariously trolled actress Alia Bhatt over her African safari Vlog.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyamani: 'Not comfortable doing intimate scenes' ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:46:58 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The National award-winning actress Priyamani, who stars in the web series "The Family Man" alongside Manoj Bajpayee, says, without degrading what other actors may feel about the issue, she avoids intimate scenes because such content is not suitable for a family audience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Radhika Apte thrilled about International Emmy nomination ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:45:07 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Radhika Apte says it's a great feeling to be nominated in the Best Performance By An Actress at the International Emmy Awards for her act in the Netflix anthology "Lust Stories".Nominations for the 2019 International Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vicky's 'Bhoot...' moved from Nov 15, Ayushmann's 'Bala' opens on that date ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:39:25 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar on Friday announced that the release of his upcoming production "Bhoot Part One: The Haunted Ship" has been pushed to 2020. The film was slated to release on November 15. Instead, the Aysuhmann Khurrana-starrer "Bala" has now been preponed by a week to release on that date.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Fukrey' gets animated version with 'Fukrey Boyzzz' ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:28:37 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The Bollywood film franchise "Fukrey" now has an animated version called "Fukrey Boyzzz"


]]> <![CDATA[ Quash FIR against Boney Kapoor, says Rajasthan High Court ]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:27:16 +0530

Jaipur, Sep 20 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court on Friday ordered the quashing of an FIR lodged against Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor on charges of duping an investor of Rs 2.5 crore in the name of organising a Celebrity Cricket League.