Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) In 1990, when debutant filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi was trying to make "Ghayal", he had unsuccessfully approached several producers to back the project. Not many of them were keen to produce the Sunny Deol-starrer at that stage, till Sunny's father Dharmendra stepped in.

Sonal Chauhan was originally meant to sing with Arjun Kanungo

Sonal Chauhan was originally meant to sing with Arjun Kanungo

New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Actress Sonal Chauhan's music video "Fursat hai aaj bhi" with singer Arjun Kanungo is out now. She says the original plan was for her to sing with Arjun rather than just appear in the video.

Reggae star Conkarah: I have an arsenal of rhythmic beats

Reggae star Conkarah: I have an arsenal of rhythmic beats

New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Reggae star Conkarah, whose song "Banana" with Jamaican reggae sensation Shaggy has been trending for a while, doesn't plan to slow down. He says he has an arsenal of ,beats that he is ready to release to the world, to generate good vibrations.

Lin-Manuel Miranda: Took us a while to realise 'Hamilton' won't play live for long

Lin-Manuel Miranda: Took us a while to realise 'Hamilton' won't play live for long

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Lin-Manuel Miranda recognises the deep impact of his ethnically diverse Broadway hit "Hamilton" when he sees people using quotes from the play while protesting with the calls for change. The Emmy and Grammy winning artiste says he is proud that the language of the show connects with people on a large scale.

Siddhant Chaturvedi gushes about working with Deepika Padukone next

Siddhant Chaturvedi gushes about working with Deepika Padukone next

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) He rose to Bollywood fame playing MC Sher in "Gully Boy" and now has a bag full of great films lined up including "Bunty Aur Babli 2" and Shakun Batra's yet-untitled film where he shares screen space with Deepika Padukone. Siddhant Chaturvedi is naturally excited with the way his career is shaping up.

Vikas Kapoor on being 'God's own writer'

Vikas Kapoor on being 'God's own writer'

Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Vikas Kapoor, who has penned scripts for TV shows like "Jai Santoshi Maa" and "Shirdi Sai Baba", has opened up about being called "God's own writer" and the return of his shows "Om Namah Shivay" and "Shree Ganesh" on the small screen amidst the COVID-19 lockdown.  

Namit Das: You can never lie to Mira Nair

Namit Das: You can never lie to Mira Nair

Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Actor Namit Das has two projects with acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair, and he says you can never lie to her.

How 'Impractical Jokers' are coping with COVID-19 pandemic

How 'Impractical Jokers' are coping with COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Getting together and having fun is the core essence of "Impractical Jokers", and the well-known US comedy group is exploring the virtual route to bring "laughter and levity" to people's lives in this difficult time of COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing protocol.