Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Actress Barkha Bisht Sengupta, who has been roped in to play Tarini in the ongoing TV show "Chandragupta Maurya", says she is excited to experience the historical genre for the first time.  

Viewing sex offensive than violence baffles Abhay

Viewing sex offensive than violence baffles Abhay

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Actor Abhay Deol, who has made his digital debut with "Chopsticks", feels censorship on the over-the-top (OTT) platforms would be a "futile exercise". He finds it baffling how sexuality is considered more offensive than violence as far as the OTT content is concerned.  

Cops arrest woman who accused actor Karan Oberoi of rape

Cops arrest woman who accused actor Karan Oberoi of rape

Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) In a sudden turn of events, the Mumbai Police on Monday arrested a woman who had lodged a false case of rape against television actor-singer Karan Oberoi, an official said.  

Kiku Sharda, Gaurav Gera team up for 'Dr Pran Lele'

Kiku Sharda, Gaurav Gera team up for 'Dr Pran Lele'

Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Actors Kiku Sharda and Gaurav Gera have joined hands for a short sketch comedy "Dr Pran Lele".  

Big filmmakers don't want TV face as lead: Shaheer

Big filmmakers don't want TV face as lead: Shaheer

New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) "Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke" actor Shaheer Sheikh has been part of the telly world since 2009 and been offered roles in movies too, but is yet to make his Bollywood debut. He says it's not that simple as most big filmmakers aren't keen on taking a "TV face" as their main character.  

Rajniesh's past life connection with wars, spirituality

Rajniesh's past life connection with wars, spirituality

New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Actor Rajniesh Duggall, currently seen as Lord Krishna in a TV show, likes to believe that he has some past life connection with wars, historicals and spirituality as such stories intrigue him.  

My dad, my superhero: TV actors on Father's Day

My dad, my superhero: TV actors on Father's Day

Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) The world of showbiz is brimming with superheroes, but for a slew of television actors, their dads are their real superheroes.  

Sunil Chhetri to make digital debut with 'Bombers'

Sunil Chhetri to make digital debut with 'Bombers'

Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Football star Sunil Chhetri is excited about making a cameo in a web series "Bombers", a high-octane football drama.