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Three Actresses with Kalaimamani Awards

Written by on February 25th, 2009

The Kalaimamani Awards are offered by the Tamil Nadu government to people who have excelled in their chosen fields. Amongst the winners this year are popular actresses Asin, Meera Jasmine and Nayantara. After enjoying tremendous success down South, Asin is now building a Bollywood career with Aamir Khan and Jiah Khan in Ghajini and Salman […]

Freida Pinto in Woody Allen’s next

Written by on February 24th, 2009

After an extraordinary journey by the name of Slumdog Millionaire, Freida Pinto is taking the next step of her promising career in the film industry. While she has made it clear to Bollyspice in her interview that she is open to acting in both Hollywood and Bollywood films, Freida has managed to bag an illustrious […]

Jane Austen’s Magic To Hit Bollywood

Written by on February 24th, 2009

Countless times have we seen the legendary author Jane Austen’s books being brought to life on screen. Besides the many many classic English versions, Bollywood’s own Aishwarya Rai has been seen in two films based on the authors books, Gurinder Chadha’s Bollywood inspired Bride and Prejudice and the Tamil version of Sense and Sensibility titled […]

Freida’s Ex-Fiance Turns Bitter

Written by on February 24th, 2009

It seems to be part of the game, you get some you lose some. This quote could not have been more true for our very own Freida Pinto whose probably still celebrating the historically winning streak of Slumdog Millionaire at the Academy Awards this year. In the case of Freida Pinto the loosing part of […]

Farhan and Kareena to star together

Written by on February 24th, 2009

Prachi Desai, Konkona Sen Sharma and now Kareena Kapoor. Director Sudhir Mishra has decided to sign on director-actor-singer Farhan Akhtar opposite Kareena Kapoor in his next venture. The movie will be produced by Excel Entertaiment production and will talk about the “political dynamics of the man-woman relationship.” Farhan confirmed the news to a source at […]

Irrfan Khan Predicts Slumdog will bridge East-West Gap

Written by on February 24th, 2009

Irrfan Khan is still celebrating the success of Slumdog Millionaire with Dev Patel, Freida Pinto and Anil Kapoor at the Oscars and predicts it will represent a seachange in East-West movie politics. “It feels good, it’s fantastic,” he exclaimed, “Audiences across Europe, America, everywhere have appreciated the movie. The film will lead to further collaborations […]

Sonam Kapoor on Self-Analysis

Written by on February 24th, 2009

Ask Sonam Kapoor to describe herself and she will say “I am nerd, a shopoholic and an actress completely. I love acting and have always dreamt of becoming an actress. I was never into anything else.” She even admits to having had a crush on Shah Rukh Khan when she was six years old. She […]

Little Zizou to release worldwide

Written by on February 24th, 2009

The Indian Film Company (TIFC) has signed with LA-based world sales company, American World Pictures (AWP), to handle the international sales of ace award-winning screen-writer, Sooni Taraporevala’s debut directorial venture, Little Zizou. Set in Mumbai and presented by Indian Films and Mira Nair (the renowned director of Monsoon Wedding and Vanity Fair), Little Zizou is […]

Abhishek Breaks the World Record!

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

As we reported earlier, Abhishek Bachchan was trying to break a Guiness world record for making the most appearances in twelve hours while promoting a film. Abhishek said, “It’s an idea that has been with me for a while ever since I heard about some German actors who set a world record by attending five […]

Bipasha Basu Injures Knee

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

While everyone is impressed by Bipasha Basu’s item song in Aa Dekhan Zara, not many know she injured her knee during filming — but gamely carried on. “Bipasha made sure that her knee pain didn’t affect her work schedule,” said a source on the unit. The sci-fi movie also stars Neil Nitin Mukesh and Koena […]

IPL’s Lekha Washington comes to Bollywood

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

South TV anchor Lekha Washington will be making her Bollywood debut in Peter Gaya Kaam Se, opposite Aamir’s Rajeev Khandalwal. Lekha has already made movies down south such as Jayamkondam with Vinay and Bhavana; and Rakkozhi opposite Jai. The movie is a thriller and Lekha plays an undercover agent. She has been learning martial arts […]

Kaminey Theatrical Trailer!

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

Here is the first look at the highly anticipated Kaminey! We finally get to see the much talked about look of Shahid Kapoor in this never before seen avatar, both of them, along with Priyanka Chopra looking like she again will be hitting it out the park. The film by master director Vishal Bhardwaj is […]

Slumdog Millionaire Wins – Industry reacts

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

Slumdog Millionaire has practically had a clean sweep at the Oscar Awards while making Oscar and Indian history. Naturally, India, Indians and the film fraternity are ecstatic over the win but more so for maestro A.R. Rahman. Hot off the press, here are reactions from Anil Kapoor and some member from the industry. Anil Kapoor: […]

Rahman, Resul and Slumdog Millionaire Take the Oscars

Written by on February 23rd, 2009

It was Slumdog Millionaire’s night at the Oscars. The film took home the statue in nearly every category it was nominated in. Along with Best Editing, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, the fairy tale film also won Best Sound Mixing, Best Soundtrack, Best Song ‘Jai Ho’, Best Director and to top off the night Best […]

“My Work In Gandhi My Father Was Far Better Than Slumdog…” – Resul Pookutty

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

Resul Pookutty Wins BAFTA, Pips Oscar Nomination For Sound Mixing…Far More Prestigious Is CAS Award For Sound For ResulForget the much-hyped Oscar nomination that he has received for his exemplary work in sound-mixing for Danny Boyle’s Slumdog Millionaire(SM). India’s best known sound designer Resul Pookutty has just won the prestigious BAFTA award for his sound […]

Sukhwinder Singh Not Performing at the Oscars

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

With the fabulous song “Jai Ho’ from Slumdog Millionaire nominated for an Academy Award everyone expected that the singer of the song, Sukhwinder Singh, would be on stage to perform. However, it seems this is not the case. While it is true that AR Rahman contacted the singer about his visa and about coming down […]

Freida Pinto Nervous!

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

Freida Pinto admitted to feeling nervous as the Oscars close in on her. “It’s kind of nerve-wracking to be thinking you are going to be walking down the red carpet and breathing the same air as Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, so I’m just breathing and bracing myself for the big moment,” she says. The […]

Kareena Kapoor calls it truce

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

Kareena Kapoor is a changed woman post dating Saif Ali Khan. Previously known for snubbing Preity Zinta and having an argument with Bipasha Basu on the sets of Ajnabee, she has now gone ahead and called it truce with both the ladies. She decided to end her feud with Bipasha and invited her to beau […]

Shilpa Shetty Spreading Well-Being

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

Shilpa Shetty leads a healthy life paying particular attention to her diet, to exercise and to peace of mind through yoga and meditation. Now she intends to spread a little of her well-being to other by opening a chain of medi-spas — initially in Mumbai and then elsewhere. “Shilpa is taking a keen interest in […]

Ravaana in Kolkata

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

The Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starrer Ravaana has now shifted location to Kolkata. Now that the filming is 70% complete, it’s becoming clear that this is very much a contemporary movie and only loosely connected with the ancient tale. “It is a film set in contemporary times and it is fascinating the way […]

Murugadoss next with SRK?

Written by on February 22nd, 2009

There are rumors abound that ace director Murugadoss, hot off his success with Ghajini, is in talks with Shah Rukh Khan to star in his next film. Reports are that the two have been meeting to discuss the project but now it is on hold because of SRK’s surgery. Murugadoss said, “Things will materialise further […]


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