Dev Anand Launches PIFF

Written by on January 8th, 2010

Dev Anand, 87-years-old and still full of enthusiasm for his profession, launched the 2010 Pune International Film Festival. “I am very emotional about Pune,” he said, “Though I was not born here, this city gave birth to an actor called Dev Anand. It was here that I started my journey in 1945.” Artists such as […]

Saidah Jules will Become First New Star of the Year

Written by on January 8th, 2010

Italo-German beauty, Saidah Jules, who was raised in Malta and is a convert to Hinduism, is set to make a big impact in Pyaar Impossible and loved making the movie. “It was great fun doing this comic caper which is set in the US,” she confirms, “I have some really hilarious scenes with Uday. Come […]

Deepika Goes Nude for Daboo

Written by on January 8th, 2010

The new Daboo Ratnani celebrity calendar has been released and features all the top Bollywood stars as usual – Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Hrithik Roshan, Salman Khan, Kangna Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Kajol, Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor, Imran Khan and Genelia D’Souza. Deepika Padukone gives […]

Anil Kapoor’s Contract Extended

Written by on January 7th, 2010

Anil Kapoor’s presence in the eighth series of the hit American series 24 has been extended from 10 to 16 episodes in the new series which begins broadcasting this month. “Initially I was under contract for just ten episodes,” he confirms, “Then seeing the way my role developed, they decided to have me in 16 […]

Shilpa Shetty to Brighten up House of Commons

Written by on January 7th, 2010

Shilpa Shetty will be bringing her personal touch of Bollywood glamour to a House of Commons reception today hosted by Labour MP Keith Vaz. “The House of Commons reception is being thrown for Raj and me by British MP Keith Vaz who’s a dear friend of ours,” she confirmed. Equality Minister Harriet Harman is expected […]

Deepa Mehta to adapt ‘Midnight’s Children’

Written by on January 7th, 2010

Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta has announced that she will be delaying the movie Komagatu Mori with Akshay Kumar until 2013 and will instead start work on her adaptation of Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children first. “We’ve just finished the screenplay for Midnight’s Children and we’re going to do the casting in the next couple of weeks,” […]

Happy Birthday Deepika Padukone!

Written by on January 7th, 2010

It was a happy birthday yesterday to Danish delight Deepika Padukone who is now 24 years old. She will be spending the day mostly working on the promotion for her movie Karthik Calling Karthik in Mumbai with Farhan Akhtar – and later she will be returning to Goa to shoot for Khelenge Hum Jee Jaan […]

Lekha Washington Looking Forward to 2010

Written by on January 4th, 2010

Former VJ Lekha Washington is looking forward to the John Owen directed Peter Gaye Kaam Se and is full of praise for her co-star Rajeev Khandelwal. “Rajeev is a very hardworking guy,” she says, “He is always at it. He showed me how to workout everyday. He is a very dedicated. He is quite nice […]

Anushka Sharma – The Dragon Lady!

Written by on January 4th, 2010

Pretty Anushka Sharma has been so busy on the road promoting her as yet untitled new movie that she missed out on hearing that she’d won another Best Debutante Award for Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi until after the event had taken place! “I missed out on being present for the Mahurat of Patiala House […]

Mrinalini Sharma Plays Hide and Seek

Written by on January 3rd, 2010

Mrinalini Sharma is hopeful that her new movie Hide & Seek will bring her more into the open in Bollywood and beyond. The film which also stars Purab Kohli and Amruta Patki is a suspense thriller which starts with a game of hide-and-seek between six college friends which suddenly takes on a mysterious edge. Mrinalini […]

Shazahn Padamsee to star with Ram Charan Te

Written by on January 3rd, 2010

Shazahn Padamsee’s career is rocketing skywards. Fresh from her success in Rocket Singh, she has now signed up to star with man-of-the-moment in Tollywood, Ram Cheran Taj in his next blockbuster movie Orange. Genelia D’Souza will also star in the film which is a romantic comedy. Shazahn, the daughter of pop star Sharon Prabhakar, speaks […]

Neha Dhupia Throws Condoms at Fans

Written by on January 3rd, 2010

Neha Dupia was persuaded to throw bags full of condoms, contraceptives and antacid pills at crowds of IIT students in order to promote her film Raat Gayi Baat Gayi, the last Bollywood release of the year, which also stars Ranvir Shorey and Rajat Kapoor. “There was a message in all this – that if you […]

Neetu Chandra Throws Vegetables at Her Fans

Written by on January 2nd, 2010

Committed vegetarian Neetu Chandra is backing up her views by launching The Green Card as part of the Go Vegetarian campaign. The card offers a discount on vegetarian meals at the Influence restaurant and spa chain. “Over time, the trend is shifting towards cleaner and healthier diets that are not just beneficial to the body […]

Blog: Ten to Watch in 2010?

Written by on January 1st, 2010

After a fairly unpleasant time at the box office in 2009, rescued at the last minute as always by Aamir Khan, 2010 looks as though it may have a better crop of movies to balance the books as we enter the New Year. Everyone will have their own list of favourites they are planning to […]

Happy Birthday Vidya Balan

Written by on January 1st, 2010

It’s the start of a new year – a new decade according to many – and it’s also the birthday of the beautiful and elegant Vidya Balan – thirty-one years old today. Kerala-born Vidya made a stunning debut in Parineeta and has since impressed in movies such as Lage Raho Munnabhai, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Guru, Kismat […]

Ranbir Kapoor – Hottest Star in 2010?

Written by on December 28th, 2009

Ranbir Kapoor is being tipped by producers as being the hottest likely star for 2010. The likeable young man is said to have been offered a 50cr contract by UTV. “UTV is very happy with the way Ranbir’s Wake Up Sid fared at the box office,” said a source, “His forthcoming movie Rajneeti is also […]

Katrina Kaif Recovering in London

Written by on December 28th, 2009

Katrina Kaif has rejoined her family in London, following her successful minor surgery last week. She will be spending Christmas and the New Year with them in recovery mode as she has also been suffering from a recent viral infection. Doctors were at first reluctant to release her from the Breach Candy hospital but eventually […]

Vidya Balan to Play Jessica Lal’s Sister

Written by on December 27th, 2009

After her success in Paa, and never one to turn down a challenging role, Vidya Balan has confirmed that she has signed up to play Sabrina Lal, Jessica’s sister, in the movie No One Killed Jessica. “Yes, I am playing Sabrina Lal in Rajkumar Gupta’s film,” she said, “The minute I heard the role, I […]

Deepika Padukone – Sexiest Female

Written by on December 27th, 2009

Deepika Padukone was the recipient recently of Cosmopolitan’s Sexiest Female Award at their Fun, Fearless, Female Awards in Mumbai. She received a diamante-studded statuette in recognition of her honour. Although Deepika began her career as a sexy model, she doesn’t feel, however, that this is the most appropriate route into Bollywood. “I didn’t use this […]

3 Idiots Opens to Rave Raviews and Record Returns

Written by on December 26th, 2009

It cost an estimated 35cr to make, but already 3 Idiots looks well on the way to smashing through this barrier and achieving blockbuster status within a few weeks. It took 4cr alone on Thursday for the paid previews and followed this up with 9cr on its first day of release, that’s 2cr more than […]

Priyanka Chopra – Love is Possible

Written by on December 26th, 2009

It’s been almost a perfect year for Priyanka Chopra. After swimming in awards and accolades for Fashion and Dostana, she then went on to another big hit in Kaminey and put in a stunning set of performances in the otherwise uninspiring What’s Your Rashee? Now, she looks like rounding off the year, looking lovelier than […]


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