Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ 'Music Teacher': Makes you pine for filmmaking teacher (Review) ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 13:50:41 +0530

Film: "Music Teacher" (Netflix); Cast: Manav Kaul, Divya Dutta, Amrita Bagchi, Neena Gupta; Director: Sarthak Dasgupta; Rating: **(2 stars)


]]> <![CDATA[ Modi biopic: EC submits sealed report to SC ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:55:27 +0530

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday received in a sealed envelope the Election Commission's report on "PM Narendra Modi", a biopic,
after the movie's producers cried foul that the poll panel barred the film's release without even watching it.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rahul Dev's father passes away at 91 ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:13:06 +0530

Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Television actor Rahul Dev's father is dead. He was 91.


]]> <![CDATA[ Katrina Kaif joins Akshay Kumar in 'Sooryavanshi' ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:32:51 +0530

Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif has been roped in for filmmaker Rohit Shetty's next, titled "Sooryavanshi" starring actor Akshay Kumar.


]]> <![CDATA[ Media should give Nysa a break: Kajol ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:30:52 +0530

Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Actress Kajol has responded to the question of her daughter Nysa Devgn making a Hindi film debut by saying that media and other people should give her a break and some space.


]]> <![CDATA[ Indian actress has narrow escape in Colombo ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:24:51 +0530

Colombo, April 21 (IANS) Noted Indian Tamil actress Radikaa Sarathkumar had a narrow escape when she left one of the three hotels in the Sri Lankan capital just before it was bombed on Sunday.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Panipat' is a magical experience: Kriti Sanon ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:22:42 +0530

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Actress Kriti Sanon, currently shooting for the film "Panipat", says she never thought she would be a part of such a "massive film".


]]> <![CDATA[ Singing for family best moment of life, says Adnan ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:13:19 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Popular singer Adnan Sami says of the 33 years appearing on television around the world, serenading wife Roya and daughter Medina has been the greatest moments.


]]> <![CDATA[ Having a blast with Inaaya, films can wait: Soha ]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:09:57 +0530

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, last seen in the 2018 film "Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3", says movies take a lot of time and commitment.


]]> <![CDATA[ I love to do all kinds of films: Darshan Kumaar ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 17:28:00 +0530

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Actor Darshan Kumaar says he loves to work in all genres of cinema.


]]> <![CDATA[ Big B cracks husband-wife jokes on social media ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 17:26:31 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Keeping up with the relaxed Sunday vibes, megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday treated his fans and followers with jokes on social media.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jacqueline Fernandez condemns Sri Lanka killings ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 17:21:26 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Sri Lankan Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez described as "extremely sad" the killings of 186 people in a string of suicide bombings in her country on Easter Sunday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Bollywood's soft power lends a push to India-China ties ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 17:15:07 +0530

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Bollywood's soft power is working its way in China like never before -- and the fan frenzy for superstar Shah Rukh Khan and the runaway success of an experimental film like "AndhaDhun", which has surpassed Rs 250 crore at the Chinese box office, stands as testimony.


]]> <![CDATA[ It's shameful: Bollywood condemns Sri Lanka mayhem ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:37:42 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) After a string of serial blasts rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday killing 185 people, Bollywood celebrities like Jacqueline Fernandez, Shekhar Kapur and Vivek Anand Oberoi condemned the bloodbath as an act of cowardice.


]]> <![CDATA[ Annu Kapoor teams up with Ayushmann for 'Dream Girl' ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:35:35 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Veteran actor Annu Kapoor has teamed up with actor Ayushmann Khurrana for "Dream Girl", seven years after "Vicky Donor".


]]> <![CDATA[ Abhishek spends pool time with Aishwarya, Aaradhya ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:30:37 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who is celebrating his 12th wedding anniversary in the Maldives, has posted a photograph his "girls" -- wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya -- enjoying quality time in the pool.


]]> <![CDATA[ Adah Sharma in film on sex reassignment surgery ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:24:12 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Actress Adah Sharma is thrilled about playing a man in a comedy film on sex reassignment surgery.


]]> <![CDATA[ Reinvented the actor in me in New York: Anupam ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:21:20 +0530

Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who is back in the country after almost three months, says it has been a great learning experience being in New York and reinventing the actor in him there.


]]> <![CDATA[ Education never gets attention in polls: Prakash Jha ]]> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:13:06 +0530

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Filmmaker Prakash Jha, whose next film is titled "Pareeksha", says unfortunately, education never gets the deserved attention during Indian elections.


]]> <![CDATA[ Want industry to open up to outsiders: Soundarya ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:31:06 +0530

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Actress Soundarya Sharma, who made her Bollywood foray with "Ranchi Diaries", says it would be nice to see the industry open up more to "non-star" children.


]]> <![CDATA[ You're my heartbeat: Kajol on daughter's 16th birthday ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:27:15 +0530

Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) As Kajol and Ajay Devgn's daughter Nysa turned sweet 16 on Saturday, the actress had a special wish to share for her "heartbeat".


]]> <![CDATA[ Vicky Kaushal injured during film shoot ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:24:41 +0530

Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal is out of action after suffering an injury during an action sequence for a horror film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kunal Parwani hopes to work with Sharman again ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:22:43 +0530

Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Actor Kunal Parwani hopes to work with the "most talented" actor and his "Baarish" co-star Sharman Joshi once again.


]]> <![CDATA[ Audience awareness will change film business: Yami ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:20:17 +0530

Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) The current times are exciting to be in the film business as audiences have become more demanding, says actress Yami Gautam, who is confident this wave of audience awareness will bring about a positive change in the industry.


]]> <![CDATA[ Multi-starrer movies: An evergreen money-making trend ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:13:36 +0530

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) "Kalank", starring actors like Madhuri Dixit Nene, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sanjay Dutt, minted Rs 21.60 crore on its first day, making it the highest opener of 2019 so far. 

]]> <![CDATA[ Nothing decided on 'Hera Pheri 3': Priyadarshan ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:09:41 +0530

Thiruvananthapuram, April 20 (IANS) Director Priyadarshan says nothing has been decided regarding "Hera Pheri 3".


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Vicky Donor' made outsider like me dream big: Ayushmann ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:06:08 +0530

Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) On the seventh anniversary of the release of his maiden film "Vicky Donor" on Saturday, actor Ayushmann Khurrana says the success of the movie on sperm donation, allowed an "outsider" like him in the film industry to dream big.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonakshi happy with fantastic response to 'Kalank' ]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:03:04 +0530

 Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha says essaying the role of Satya in "Kalank" has been a very fulfilling experience.

]]> <![CDATA[ Aishwarya, Abhishek give vacay goals with Maldives trip ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 19:14:31 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Bollywood couple Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan are setting vacation goals by sharing moments of their holiday in the Maldives with their daughter Aaradhya.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Godzilla II...' gets India release date ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 19:07:34 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Following the global success of "Godzilla" and "Kong: Skull Island", the next chapter, "Godzilla II: King Of The Monsters", will release in India on May 31.


]]> <![CDATA[ Moral decisions linked to brain activity: Study ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 18:34:42 +0530

Washington, April 19 (IANS) What makes our decisions morally just or objectionable? It is the brain activity that is responsible for the differences in our moral behaviour, reveals a new study.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ranveer trolls himself with toilet cleaner meme ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 17:03:18 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Ranveer Singh knows how to laugh at himself. The actor, who is popular for his wacky fashion choices, played along with social media trollers and shared a meme comparing his clothing to a toilet cleaner.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Mental Hai Kya?' draws psychiatrists' ire ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:58:41 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The film industry must exercise caution and be more sensitive in its messaging, irate psychiatrists have said in reference to the title and posters of the upcoming Hindi film "Mental Hai Kya?", featuring popular actors Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonakshi Sinha should stop singing: Jassi Gill ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:03:59 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Punjabi singer-actor Jassi Gill says his "Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi" co-star Sonakshi Sinha should stop singing.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajesh Tailang's car stolen in Delhi ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:32:01 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) "Delhi Crime" actor Rajesh Tailang on Friday called the police after his five-month-old car that was parked near his house here got stolen.


]]> <![CDATA[ I like south Indian films: Diljit Dosanjh ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:26:55 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Diljit Dosanjh is proud of his roots in Punjab, but the singer-actor is ready to explore the south Indian film industry as well.


]]> <![CDATA[ Taimur just a child, don't stalk him: Saif ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:25:35 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Protective father Saif Ali Khan, discernibly disturbed by the constant attention given to his 2-year-old son Taimur, says the child needs to left alone by the paparazzi.


]]> <![CDATA[ Love is tying shoelaces: Sonam, Anand show how ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:16:37 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor's businessman husband Anand S. Ahuja went down on one knee to tie his significant other's shoelaces at a store launch in the capital.


]]> <![CDATA[ Was painting when I wasn't visible: Karan Singh Grover ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:58:41 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Actor Karan Singh Grover, who has been away from the silver screen since 2015, says painting kept him busy.


]]> <![CDATA[ We connected as people: Guru on teaming with Pitbull ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:37:17 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Indian singer Guru Randhawa, who has marked his maiden international collaboration with American rapper Pitbull with "Slowly slowly", says that eventually both the artistes felt connected at a human level.



]]> <![CDATA[ Terence Lewis to make feature debut with dance film ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:33:01 +0530

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Ace choreographer Terence Lewis will make his feature film debut with a dance movie.


]]> <![CDATA[ '83' prep video shows cast having fun with cricket ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:30:18 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) From practicing how to spin balls to acing batting skills -- the cast of "'83" can be seen giving their best in the prep video of the upcoming Bollywood entertainer on India's historical 1983 Cricket World Cup win.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Aashiqui' album had all seasons of love: Mahesh Bhatt ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:14:20 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) National Award-winning filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says the songs from his directorial "Aashiqui", which released in 1990, dealt with all the seasons of love.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Dabangg 3' a big responsibility: Arbaaz Khan ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:11:29 +0530

Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Arbaaz Khan, who is busy producing "Dabangg 3", says his upcoming action-comedy drama film is a big responsibility for him as an actor and producer.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tabah ho gaye': 'Kalank' memes take over social media ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:26:14 +0530

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Karan Johar's multi-starrer, mega-budget "Kalank" may have registered 2019's biggest opening day collection by garnering Rs 21.60 crore, but viewers took to the social media with a sea of memes taking on the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ I always wanted to be loved: Siddhant Chaturvedi ]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:23:44 +0530

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) "Gully Boy" star Siddhant Chaturvedi says he wanted to be loved by people and has taken a vow to always handle his own social media. "I always wanted people to love me. I am happy thats happening now," Siddhant said.


]]> <![CDATA[ Continue to be sensitive to #MeToo movement: Ajay ]]> Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:38:29 +0530

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) After being singled out for working with Alok Nath in "De De Pyaar De", actor Ajay Devgn says replacing the disgraced actor would have been a monetary blow to the makers of the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Fuh se Fantasy' is different concept: Anupriya ]]> Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:36:23 +0530

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Actress Anupriya Goenka says "Fuh se Fantasy" comes with a unique subject, and she enjoyed working on a special music video for the web show.


]]> <![CDATA[ We have good soul connection: Mini on Cyrus Sahukar ]]> Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:58:22 +0530

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Former VJs Mini Mathur and Cyrus Sahukar recently reunited to co-host a show and work on a web series. She had a fun time working with him again as she feels the two have a good soul connection.


]]> <![CDATA[ I felt bad with failure of 'Zero': Shah Rukh Khan ]]> Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:55:40 +0530

Beijing, April 18 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he felt bad when "Zero" failed, and he hasn't zeroed in on his next project till now.