Pritish Nandy, known for taking mainstream stars and transforming them into character actors, has this to say to Bollywood via Twitter: “Time for a real change.” In an extended Twitter rant, the poet-producer proclaimed, “The assumption that audiences are dreary old fools who love watching regurgitated nonsense is a fallacy. That’s how saas bahu sagas […]
Kangana Ranaut has confirmed that she will play a role based on NDTV award-winning journalist Barkha Dutt in a new film – Sanjay Dutt and Irrfan Khan are also likely to be involved. “Kangana is quite excited about playing a journalist for the first time,” said a source, “Kangana is very excited about her different […]
We have got your first look of the gorgeous Lara Dutta along with Sanjay Dutt in the underwater adventure Blue. See the two in this exclusive song ‘Aaj Dil Gustakh Hai’ composed by the master himself AR Rahman. Blue – the color of the sky and the color of the seas…Underneath the shimmering beautiful inviting […]
Yash Chopra is being honored at this year’s Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF). The Korean film festival is in its 14th year and it highlights Asian films and filmmakers. At this year’s 2009 Asian Cinema Night, Yash Chopra will be presented with the “Asian Filmmaker of the Year” award. According to a press release, “Since […]
With the success of Life Partner, the new pairing of Govinda and Amrita Rao seems to have clicked with the audiences. In fact, audiences have called the pair the highlight of the film and are looking forward to seeing the two together in more films. But if there’s one new fan Amrita Rao can definitely […]
To get you ready for Aagey Se Right we have a look behind the scenes at the making of the film! Aagey Se Right opens this Friday so be sure to check it out!!
When Rani Mukherjee signed Saathiya back in 2002, she only had that film in hand and apparently told family and friends that if the film didn’t work, she would quit films. Luckily for her, the film went on to become a raging hit putting Rani back on track. From there on there was no looking […]
Possibly slightly exaggerating the event, Rakhi Sawant claims that Shahid Kapoor saved her life on the set of Dil Bole Hadippa. She was standing next to a lighting rack that had not been properly fixed to the ground. Shahid suggested she move away from it. “Today I’m alive, and that is just because of Shahid,” […]
Sonam Kapoor may yet be looking for a hit film to add to her bag of flops, but that doesn’t stop the actress from signing any films. Her most recent bag is her father’s film Aisha is inspired by Jane Austen’s Emma. Shooting for the film in Delhi with the Kapoor girl is none other […]
CNN Screening Room Xtra invites you to watch the global king of Indian cinema, Akshay Kumar, engage in friendly banter with popular TV host Myleene Klass. Making its premiere broadcast on Thursday 3rd September at 09.45 BST, CNN Screening Room Xtra catches up with Akshay in London as he takes a break from filming and […]
In the same vein as the hit TV show Dragon’s Den, where top business people support new entrepreneurs with hard cash, Deepika Padukone has said she is looking for talent to back in innovative new projects. “It is true that I want to support people to hone their talent. Talent across sectors is what I […]
Bright Southern star Asin is said to be unhappy about the first promo for London Dreams, her first movie after the record-breaking Ghajini. The promo focuses entirely on male stars Salman Khan and Ajay Devgan and Asin appears only briefly. She has approached director Vipul Shah about the problem. “Let me say clearly that Asin […]
The exciting news that Dev D will be screened at the 66th Venice International Film Festival has led to Kalki Koechlin agreeing to visit the city along with director and beau Anurag Kashyap – they will walk the red carpet together. Other stars visiting Venice this year include Eva Mendes, Charlize Theron, Julianne Moore and […]
Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is said to be rapidly developing an interest in her spiritual side an is eager to learn more about palmistry, gemology, yoga, meditation and numerology. Talking of crystals in particular she says, “I guess the energies that many of these gems contain can change your life for the better.” Talking of […]
Back in 1996 when Karisma Kapoor and Aamir Khan went ahead to smooch one another in Raja Hindustani, there were mixed reactions from audiences. Some deemed it scandalous and others realized that times were clearly changing -it was the beginning of a new era. Salaam Namaste, Neil n Nikki, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Dhoom 2, Raja […]
He was in the wilderness for a while. But with the success of Life Partner, the original darling of the B’town box-office, Govinda, seems to be back in full form and for good. Life Partner has clicked with audiences and the Govinda-magic seems to be working all over again. For one, how could a film […]
You have seen Rani, looking smokin’ gorgeous, grooving to ‘Hadippa’ and ‘Discowale Khisko’. Now see her in her other Dil Bole Hadippa avatar as Veer as she or is it he dances to ‘Bhangra Bistar’! Dil Bole Hadippa opens in theaters on September 18th!
The Indian Film Company (IFC) today announces that IFC’s Road, Movie, has been invited to have its world premiere at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). In May the Company signed a deal with international sales agent Fortissimo Films to sell the film outside of India. The deal marks Fortissimo’s first venture in Hindi […]
Toss – you only get what you deserve. The film tells the story of 4 friends who come across a fortune and it is that fortune that changes their lives forever. Here is a sneak peak into the film!
Prince-It’s Showtime starring the handsome Vivek Oberoi is scheduled for release December 11th! The action film directed by Kookie V Gulati also stars Nandana Sen as Maya, Aruna Murty as Maya along with Isaiah, Sanjay Kapoor, Dalip Tahil, Manish Anand, Mayur Puri, Rajesh Khattar, and Mohit Chauhan! Vivek has a message for all his fans!
Dhoom 3 has been in the talks ever since Dhoom 2 hit screens back in 2006. And more important than the actual script was the star cast of the film. Rumors have been afloat regarding the antagonist of the film which has previously been played by John Abraham and Hrithik Roshan respectively. A new rumor […]