Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Special screening of National Award-winning film 'Son Rise' ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:42:08 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) National Award-winning film "Son Rise" was screened in the national capital to mark the International Day of the Girl Child.


]]> <![CDATA[ Nikhil Siddhartha has found his ladylove ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:39:46 +0530

Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Actor Nikhil Siddhartha is not single. He is in a relationship with a doctor.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kriti Sanon calls Varun Dhawan a 'liar' ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:34:06 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) It seems actors Kriti Sanon and Varun Dhawan share a crazy bond of friendship with each other.


]]> <![CDATA[ Avneet Kaur's 18th birthday plans ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:32:22 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actress Avneet Kaur, who rose to fame with the show "Aladdin: Naam Toh Suna Hoga", will turn 18 on Sunday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Armaan Malik: Was in a bad place personally last year ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:30:21 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Singer Armaan Malik says there was a time when he battled image issues and got over it by learning not to "over-think" about it.


]]> <![CDATA[ Alia Bhatt 'terribly' misses her mother Soni ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:25:47 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt, who was "terribly" missing her mother Soni Razdan, shared a heartfelt note, which was written to her by the latter.


]]> <![CDATA[ Karan Singh Grover: Being Mr Bajaj has been a challenge ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:23:46 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actor Karan Singh Grover, who is currently reprising the role of Mr. Bajaj in the "Kasautii Zindagii Kay" reboot, says it was not easy to recreate the iconic character.


]]> <![CDATA[ Trailer of Nawazuddin, Athiya's "Motichoor Chaknachoor" promises fun ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:55:10 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) The trailer of "Motichoor Chaknachoor", featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Athiya Shetty, is out, and it promises hilarious entertainment is in store. The film is billed as a quirky wedding comedy and touted to be a one-of-a-kind family entertainer.


]]> <![CDATA[ Aishwarya shares adorable pic of 'dadaji' Big B with Aaradhya ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:52:35 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) A snapshot of Amitabh Bachchan with his grand-daughter Aaradhya, which the superstar's bahu Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan posted on social media, trended all through Saturday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Pulkit Samrat tweets his toned look in 'Taish' ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:50:43 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) It seems actor Pulkit Samrat has worked hard on his body for his character in Bejoy Nambiar's upcoming film "Taish".


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bigg Boss' 13: Nawazuddin joins Salman on Sunday ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:47:37 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) It is a "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" reunion moment of sorts and the fun factor is guaranteed to provide the right "Kick" to fans. Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui joins superstar Salman Khan on the set of "Bigg Boss 13" in the Weekend ka Vaar episode on October 13.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kartik Aaryan, Sunny Singh reunite in 'Pati Patni Aur Woh' ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:45:00 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) After entertaining audiences with their comedy in "Pyaar ka Punchnama 2" and "Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety", actors Kartik Aaryan and Sunny Singh will once again share screen space, in "Pati Patni Aur Woh".


]]> <![CDATA[ Kajol nostalgic about 'Helicopter Eela' a year after release ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:42:42 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) It's a nostalgic weekend for actress Kajol, for her film "Helicopter Eela" released a year ago on October 12.


]]> <![CDATA[ Adhyayan Suman: Not shifting focus from acting to singing ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 17:39:54 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Adhyayan Suman's new single "Rangjaye" is set to release soon. The actor-turned-singer says while he feels fortunate to receive appreciation for his singing skills, he also has acting projects in his kitty, and so he has no reason to choose between acting and singing. He wants to continue with both.


]]> <![CDATA[ 20 arrested outside Salman Khan's house over Bigg Boss protest ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 16:48:16 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) The season 13 of the popular reality show "Bigg Boss" has been mired in controversies right from its launch two weeks ago. Many organisations, including Confederation Of All India Traders (CAIT) have sought ban on the show, raising objection over the concept of "Bed Friends Forever". Many have alleged the show is obscene and it maligns Indian culture.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar Rao took cue from real life for 'Made In China' ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 16:41:30 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao feels travelling abroad comes with its own set of challenges, and he has included his experiences to bring alive his character in "Made In China".


]]> <![CDATA[ Lara Dutta: It's an exciting time to be in business as actor ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 16:37:21 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actress Lara Dutta Bhupathi is all set to make her OTT debut in an untitled web series, and she feels right now is a very exciting time to be an actor, because there are work offers in films as well as the digital platform.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vivek Oberoi: My film on Indian Air Force should inspire children ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 16:35:05 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi hopes his next film "Balakot" will inspire lakhs of children in the country. The film depicts the bravery of Indian Air Force, through the true account of the Balakot air strike, and the capture and subsequent release of IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack in Kashmir on February 14.


]]> <![CDATA[ Theatre never left me: Manoj Bajpai ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:21:48 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) His recent OTT outing, 'The Family Man' may have opened an entirely new segment of viewers for Manoj Bajpai, but the actor stresses that he continues to do his bit for theatre, the art form that marked the beginning of his performance career.


]]> <![CDATA[ Huma bags spot in 'New Wave Actors List' in Los Angeles ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:19:38 +0530

Los Angeles, Oct 12 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi, who is currently shooting for an international project titled, "The Army of the Dead", has earned a name in the eNew Wave Actors List in Los Angeles.


]]> <![CDATA[ Want India to fit more in our strategy: Pixar president Jim Morris ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:12:53 +0530

San Francisco, Oct 12 (IANS) Pixar Animation Studios president Jim Morris has grown up watching Indian iconic filmmaker Satyajit Ray's cinema, is familiar with the thriving movie-loving culture of the country, and believes there is more scope for growth for the global animation studio in India.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vicky Kaushal: Right kind of criticism important for actors ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:10:15 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) In just four years, Vicky Kaushal has tasted critical and commercial success with his commendable performances. He has scored a solo blockbuster with "Uri": The Surgical Strike" and also won the National Award as Best Actor for the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor acquitted in chain pulling case ]]> Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:07:13 +0530

Jaipur, Oct 11 (IANS) Giving a major relief to Bollywood star Sunny Deol and Karisma Kapoor, a court in Jaipur acquitted the duo in the 22-year-old railway chain pulling case, which was reported in 1997 during a film shoot in Ajmer railway division.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kolkata's Big B temple to feed 77 kids on his B'day ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:43:49 +0530

Kolkata, Oct 11 (IANS) During Durga Puja in Kolkata, almost every puja committee takes an initiative to feed the needy and poor with Maa Durgas 'prasad'. A very similar picture can be seen in a temple located in the citys Bondel Gate area.


]]> <![CDATA[ Baritone basics: Big B the singer ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:41:35 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) He was once rejected by All India Radio for his rich baritone, something which would ironically become Bollywood Shahenshah Amitabh Bachchans signature of superstardom in the years to come. The megastar made his film debut in 1969 as a voice narrator in Mrinal Sen's National Award-winning film "Bhuvan Shome" and since then there was no turning back for him -- as an actor, singer and, in later years, an anchor.


]]> <![CDATA[ Bachchan's Dozen: Roles that define the star ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:39:51 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Fifty years ago, when a 27-year-old man from Allahabad made his debut on the big screen as an actor in the ensemble cast of K.A. Abbas "Saat Hindustani", he was far from an overnight sensation. The film failed to click, and although people noticed the lanky man and his deep voice, it would be a while before he would really leave an impact. Amitabh Bachchan was far from being a star, but the film at least made him a familiar name in Bollywood.


]]> <![CDATA[ Working with the Superstar: B'wood recounts Big B moments ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:38:03 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) He was rejected in his initial days for his towering height, but soon enough he went on to become the Shahenshah of Bollywood. Amitabh Bachchan's journey in Hindi films shaped the industry through the course of his rise, during which he worked with some of the most iconic filmmakers and artistes in the past. Turning 77 on October 11, he continues to collaborate with the brightest minds of Bollywood even today.


]]> <![CDATA[ Badshah of Baritone: Dialogues of Big B define the star ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:35:33 +0530

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchans iconic dialogues, rendered in the rich baritone, chronicle his journey as well as the evolution of modern-day Bollywood cinema.

Bachchan has made a transition from Bollywood's "Angry Young Man" to the industry's "Shahenshah" over the years, and he continues to bring a majestic aura and towering charisma with the power of his baritone.


]]> <![CDATA[ From angry young man of yore to wise old man of today ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:33:06 +0530

"We should learn to appreciate what we have, before time makes us appreciate what we had," tweeted Amitabh Bachchan earlier this week. The post on the social media site, meticulously catalogued T-3312 and duly explained in Hindi as all his tweets always are, really defines what the Bollywood icons image has been all about in recent times.


]]> <![CDATA[ Why Nawazuddin said yes to 'Motichoor Chaknachoor' ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 19:00:48 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui said yes to "Motichoor Chaknachoor" because he was attracted to his character in the film, the "oddly straight and unintentionally funny" Pushpinder.

"Motichoor Chaknachoor" is about a young NRI husband-obsessed bride and a desperate groom.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sahher Bambba celebrates Girl Child Day with orphan girls ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:48:33 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) On the occasion of International Girl Child Day on Friday, actress Sahher Bambba took out time to spend a day with orphan girls in Mumbai.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar Rao: Immersed myself in work to cope with parents' loss ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:46:33 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao says he immersed himself in work after the demise of his parents because that was the only way he could cope with the loss.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jio MAMI fest: Female filmmakers to add varied shades of womanhood ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:44:17 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Some delve into love, some deal with conflict, some romance old age while others take the audience on an exploration of culture. Female filmmakers are set to bring diverse stories to the 21st edition of Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star.


]]> <![CDATA[ Anupriya Goenka: As an actor, I want to live many lives ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:42:31 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actress Anupriya Goenka, who recently returned to the big screen in the Hrithik Roshan-Tiger Shroff starrer "War", says she is more interested in roles that give her a chance to prove her versatility than just lead roles.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonam Kapoor: We shouldn't stick to films and film parties ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:39:54 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja says artistes shouldn't restrict themselves only to films and film parties. Rather, people should travel more often, spend time with friends and family, read books and watch films to become the best version of themselves.


]]> <![CDATA[ 77-feet long cake in Udaipur on Big B's birthday ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:37:42 +0530

Jaipur, Oct 11 (IANS) A 77-feet long cake will be cut in Udaipur on Friday on the occasion of Amitabh Bachchan's 77th birthday, said Mukesh Madhwani, chairperson, Udaipur Filmcity Sangharsh Samiti who has been struggling hard to establish a film city here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay hopes 'Mission Mangal' magic continues in digital world ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:35:51 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actors Akshay Kumar and Taapsee Pannu are hoping that "Mission Mangal" will reach to wider audience for a bigger impact, with its digital premiere.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jasleen Royal recalls restaurant guitarist stint at 16 in throwback vid ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:32:56 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) "Love you zindagi" fame singer Jasleen Royal recently shared a throwback video, reminiscing the days when she used to play the guitar at a restaurant.


]]> <![CDATA[ Farhan Akhtar: I never strategise my career ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:30:47 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) From his directorial debut "Dil Chahta Hai" to his acting debut "Rock On!!", National award-winning filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar wears many hats. He has also made his mark as a singer-songwriter, a producer and a story writer. His latest release as an actor, "The Sky Is Pink", opens this week on Friday, and Farhan says he never planned to explore so many genres of entertainment. rather he believes in going with the flow.


]]> <![CDATA[ Big B turns 77; celeb wishes pour in ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:28:27 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Bollywood Shahenshah Amitabh Bachchan turned 77 on October 11, and several industry colleagues took to social media to wish the megastar a year full of happiness and good health.


]]> <![CDATA[ Big B an inspirational figure: Satyajeet Dubey ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:24:31 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actor Satyajeet Dubey, who worked with Amitabh Bachchan in a commercial, says the latter is an inspirational figure, and the reason why most actors like him have taken to the profession.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ajay Devgn, Keerthy wrap up 'Maidaan' Mumbai schedule ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:22:23 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actors Ajay Devgn and Keerthy Suresh have wrapped up the second schedule of upcoming film "Maidaan" in Mumbai.


]]> <![CDATA[ Dharmendra is 'hale, hearty' after being diagnosed with dengue ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:20:19 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Veteran actor Dharmendra on Friday assured fans that he is "hale and hearty" after being hit by dengue.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Satellite Shankar' to release on November 15 ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:17:52 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actor Sooraj Pancholi starrer "Satellite Shankar" is scheduled to hit the screens on November 15.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jacqueline shot 'Karma' song despite being unwell ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:15:04 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actress Jacqueline Fernandez was unwell while shooting for "Karma" song of her forthcoming film "Drive".


]]> <![CDATA[ Why Rajkummar Rao sports unibrow in 'Made In China' ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:12:49 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao says he decided to sport unibrow in "Made In China" because of director Mikhil Musale.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jacqueline is first female celeb to get visibility at Saudi Arabia airport ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:09:43 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez is the first female celebrity to get visibility at the Kingdom of Saudi
Arabia (KSA) airport.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bala','Ujda Chaman' share release date, and plot idea too ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:07:35 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) The makers of Ayushamann Khurrana's "Bala" on Thursday announced that the film is preponed from November 15 to November 7. However, this change in the release date did not go down well with the producers of the upcoming film "Ujda Chaman".


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan's next 'Radhe' scheduled to roll on Nov 4 ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:05:09 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) After Chulbul Pandey, superstar Salman Khan is set to don the cop's uniform again in "Indias Most Wanted Cop: Radhe", which is scheduled to on floors on November 4.


]]> <![CDATA[ Have a look at Shweta Bachchan's pre-b'day post for Big B ]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:01:05 +0530

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Ahead of megastar Amitabh Bachchan's 77th birthday on October 11, his daughter Shweta Bachchan posted a heartfelt post for him on social media.