Los Angeles, May 29 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Will Smith says taking on the role of Genie in the 2019 film "Aladdin" was terrifying.  

Steve Carell brings back Gru to spread awareness about COVID-19

Steve Carell brings back Gru to spread awareness about COVID-19

Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Actor Steve Carell has brought back the popular character Gru, which he voiced in the "Despicable Me" franchise, along with his band of Minions, to urge people to keep their distance and help fight the spread of coronavirus.

India on Reese Witherspoon's mind?

India on Reese Witherspoon's mind?

Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Actress Reese Witherspoon and her son Tennessee are "dreaming" of travelling to India.  

COVID-19: Tom Hanks donates more plasma for medical research

COVID-19: Tom Hanks donates more plasma for medical research

Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Hollywood star Tom Hanks has once again donated his plasma for research and development of a vaccine for Coronavirus treatment, and he is feeling "plasmatic".

Martin Scorsese captures lockdown experience in short film

Martin Scorsese captures lockdown experience in short film

Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Hollywood maestro Martin Scorsese has made a short film reflecting upon his lockdown experience in New York.  

Naomi Scott would love to play Disney villain

Naomi Scott would love to play Disney villain

Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Actress Naomi Scott, who portrays Princess Jasmine in "Aladdin", says she would love to play a Disney villain.

'Ghostbusters' affected by anti-Hillary movement: Director Paul Feig

'Ghostbusters' affected by anti-Hillary movement: Director Paul Feig

Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Paul Feig says "anti-Hillary movement" played a big role in generating the backlash he received for his women-led reboot of "Ghostbusters", starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones.