Kolkata: They have shown remarkable fighting spirit despite the demoralising spot-fixing scandal and the Rajasthan Royals will now look to upstage the mighty Mumbai Indians in the second qualifier here tomorrow to book, what would be, a dream final berth in the Pepsi IPL. On paper, Mumbai Indians may appear stronger but Rajasthan will be [...]
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, who topped the list of Times 50 Most Desirable Women of 2012, says she is not good at fielding compliments and adds that beauty and physical attributes are “artificial”. “It is a bit embarrassing. I mean, I don’t know how to take compliments! I don’t know how to react! It must [...]
Ace fashion designer is heaping praises on the fashion shown in Australian director Baz Luhrmann’s movie The Great Gatsby. “Watched The Great Gatsby last night. Loved the costumes and art direction,” Malhotra, known for designing for Bollywood celebrities like Kajol, Kareena Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, tweeted.
Actor Manoj Bajpayee, currently shooting for upcoming movie Saat Uchakkey in the capital, says he knows the narrow lanes in the walled city like the back of his hand. “Shooting close to Jama Masjid. Know these lanes by heart,” the actor tweeted. Directed by Sanjeev Sharma Saat Uchakkey, is being produced by director Neeraj Pandey.
Actor Anupam Kher is delighted about performing the play Kuch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai for the 300th time and dedicates it to his late father Pushkar Nath Kher. The autobiographical play is presented by Anupam, 58, who narrates his journey to success through a monologue. “Tonight is the 300th show of my play Kuch Bhi [...]
Actor Arshad Warsi, who has, for the first time, shared screen space with Madhuri Dixit in Dedh Ishqiya, believes the actress’ husband, Shriram Nene is the happiest man on earth to have her as his life partner. Arshad is also bowled over Madhuri’s professionalism and her “happy-go-lucky” nature. “I think Dr Nene is the happiest [...]
Kamal Haasan, Amala Akkineni starrer Pushpaka Vimanam has been chosen to be screened at the Panaroma section at the upcoming Shanghai International Film Festival. Directed by Singeetham Srinivasa Rao, the film had released in 1987 and it went on to become a classic. It was one of the rare silent films in contemporary Indian cinema [...]
Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap will be conferred with the French honour Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters for his efforts in the promotion of Indian cinema across the globe. India is the guest country at the ongoing Cannes International Film Festival, which began Wednesday. French Culture Minister, Aurelie Filippetti will confer the Chevalier dans [...]
The release of director Prem Raj’s Ishkq In Paris may have been delayed, but he is confident that the film will manage to recover the money. “It’s not an expensive film, so I feel we will not lose too much of money. It’s not an over-budget film and looking at the positive response, I am [...]
Rockstar actress Nargis Fakhri has bagged a “key” role in Varun Dhawan-starrer Main Tera Hero. The movie, produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, will be directed by Varun’s father David Dhawan. Actress Ileana D’Cruz, whose performance in Barfi! was widely appreciated, is already a part of the movie. “Ileana and Nargis are playing key roles in [...]
He admits to having been closed to doing anything on TV, but never say no is the mantra for actor Abhay Deol, who carved a niche for himself with zara hatke roles in films like Dev D. He will now be seen on the small screen, which he says was completely unplanned. “I never thought [...]