Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ West Bengal Government to honour Asha Bhosle ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 18:00:26 +0530

Kolkata, May 19 : Veteran singer Asha Bhosle will be honoured by the West Bengal government on May 21.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra sports chic dress suit at royal wedding ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 17:19:31 +0530

London, May 19 : Internationally acclaimed Indian actress Priyanka Chopra sported a chic dress suit at actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding at the St. George's Chapel on Saturday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Poonam Dhillon joins 'Dil Hi Toh Hai' ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 16:22:32 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Actress Poonam Dhillon has replaced actress Geetanjali Tikekar in Ekta Kapoor's "Dil Hi Toh Hai" show.


]]> <![CDATA[ Stoner comedies are situationally funny: Sumeet Vyas ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 14:14:27 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Actor Sumeet Vyas, who essays a character of a DJ in "High Jack", says stoner comedies are situationally funny and can appeal to all age groups.


]]> <![CDATA[ New mom Sunidhi sings song on relationships ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 14:10:42 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Singer Sunidhi Chauhan, who entered motherhood earlier this year, has lent her voice to a song which highlights relationships between a mother and child, wife and husband, and more.


]]> <![CDATA[ Playing an intelligence officer commands certain degree of discipline: Yami ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 13:59:06 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Actress Yami Gautam, who is currently preparing for her upcoming film "Uri", says playing an intelligence officer commands certain degree of discipline.


]]> <![CDATA[ Good vs evil fight in storytelling has caused harm: Sudhir Mishra ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 13:33:52 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra is unhappy with the portrayal of villains in films and says the good vs evil fight has caused great harm.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sara says Ramadan has brought blessings for her ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 13:22:36 +0530

Actress Sara Khan says holy month of Ramadan has brought lots of blessings and success to her.


]]> <![CDATA[ UK among biggest markets for Punjabi films: Sargun ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 13:09:18 +0530

Birmingham, May 19 : Actress Sargun Mehta, who has starred in Punjabi films like "Love Punjab" and "Angrej", says the UK is one of the biggest markets for the genre.


]]> <![CDATA[ Not great to be brown or black in some parts of US: Indian-origin actor Karan Soni (IANS Interview) ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 12:24:15 +0530

New Delhi, May 19 : Karan Soni finds the Apu controversy "cool". The "Deadpool" actor of Indian origin says it is a great time for people of colour in Hollywood, but he cannot say the same for the entire US, especially under Donald Trump's presidency.


]]> <![CDATA[ Don't know how I survived: Shama Sikander on bipolar disorder struggle ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 12:16:51 +0530

New Delhi, May 19 : Actress Shama Sikander, who in 2016 had openly spoken about her struggle with bipolar disorder and how she had once even attempted suicide, says talking about it was the toughest thing she has ever done. When she looks back, she wonders how she overcame it.


]]> <![CDATA[ I don't mind kissing on-screen: Randeep Rai ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 12:05:32 +0530

New Delhi, May 18 : "Yeh Un Dinon Ki Baat Hai" actor Randeep Rai has no qualms about kissing his co-stars for a project. He says he will do it only if there is a requirement.


]]> <![CDATA[ Actor Rajeev Khandelwal's mother loses battle with cancer ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 12:02:35 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Well-known television actor Rajeev Khandelwal's mother Vijay Laxmi Khandelwal, who was suffering from cancer, has died, said the actor on Friday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Netflix is an empowered platform: 'Lust Stories' makers ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 11:51:31 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Four Indian filmmakers Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee -- each known for their unique style -- have come together for the anthology "Lust Stories", which will be out on Netflix next month. They are happy to associate with an "empowered platform", which allows their creativity to be showcased far and wide.


]]> <![CDATA[ Deconstructed myself for my character in 'Parmanu': John Abraham ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 11:50:16 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Actor and producer John Abraham has said he had to deconstruct himself to play the character of junior bureaucrat in his forthcoming film "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran".


]]> <![CDATA[ Amitabh awarded for being bridge builder between India, Europe ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 11:48:51 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been feted by Tomasz Kozlowski, the European Union Ambassador to India, for bring a bridge builder between India and Europe.


]]> <![CDATA[ Have no right to compete with Salman's magnitude: Karan Johar ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 11:47:53 +0530

Mumbai, May 19 : Filmmaker and producer Karan Johar said the makers of "Lust Stories" have no right to compete with the magnitude of Salman Khan as his forthcoming movie "Race 3" which is also releasing on June 15.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra all excited for friend's Royal Wedding ]]> Sat, 19 May 2018 11:38:30 +0530

London, May 19 : Internationally acclaimed Indian actress Priyanka Chopra is busy getting ready for the much awaited royal wedding of her close friend Meghan Markle, who is marrying Britain's Prince Harry on Saturday.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm a Salman Khan fan: Upen Patel ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 18:43:05 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Model-actor Upen Patel says he is a Salman Khan fan and loved the trailer of the superstar's upcoming film "Race 3".


]]> <![CDATA[ How to nail floral look ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 17:47:53 +0530

New Delhi, May 18 : Florals are a wardrobe staple for summer dressing. They have emerged on the fashion scene with plenty of opportunities to mix and match with other fashion pieces. But it's not always easy to get it right.


]]> <![CDATA[ Would love to see Prince Harry in slim-cut bandhgala: Manish Malhotra ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 17:39:18 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Indian designer Manish Malhotra feels Prince Harry would look dapper in a slim-cut bandhgala.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nikhil D'Souza focussed on making music that can affect people ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 17:27:40 +0530

New Delhi, May 18 : Singer Nikhil D'Souza is making waves in the UK with his English songs "Beautiful mind" and "Silver and gold". But winning awards is not his priority right now. He says he just wants to make good music that can affect people.


]]> <![CDATA[ My daughter has been my life's greatest teacher: Lara Dutta ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 16:28:24 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Actress Lara Dutta, who has a daughter named Saira, says the six-year-old has been her lifes greatest teacher.


]]> <![CDATA[ Saurabh Tewari to do cameo in 'Krishna Chali London' ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 16:04:40 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Producer Saurabh Tewari will be stepping in front of the camera for the first time to introduce his show "Krishna Chali London".


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonali Bendre hopes to keep love for reading alive ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 16:00:26 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Actress Sonali Bendre says one often forgets the joy of reading in day-to-day life, and hopes to come up with several initiatives to keep the love for reading alive.


]]> <![CDATA[ Madhuri Dixit was Siddharth Anand's first crush ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 15:56:12 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Filmmaker Siddharth Anand says he loves actress Madhuri Dixit Nene for the charm she adds to her performance.


]]> <![CDATA[ Reach of digital space in fashion industry is phenomenal: Manish Malhotra ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 15:20:03 +0530

New Delhi, May 18 : Ace designer Manish Malhotra, who has crossed the 4 million mark on his Instagram account, says the reach of digital space in fashion industry is phenomenal as people now have become more vocal about their opinions and craftsmanship, and this helps a brand grow.


]]> <![CDATA[ Disha Patani a fan of Priyanka Chopra ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 15:17:03 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Actress Disha Patani, who will share screen space with Priyanka Chopra in the upcoming film "Bharat", says she is a big fan of the actor.


]]> <![CDATA[ Big B delighted to have worked with Smita Patil ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 15:14:36 +0530

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is delighted to have worked with late veteran actors Smita Patil and Om Prakash.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sridevi posthumously honoured at 71st Cannes Film Festival ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 13:19:52 +0530

Cannes, May 18 : Iconic actress Sridevi was posthumously honoured at the 71st Cannes Film Festival. Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who received the award on her behalf, says he felt honoured.


]]> <![CDATA[ Actor Sushant Singh Rajput turns entrepreneur ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 13:02:05 +0530

New Delhi, May 18 : Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, in partnership with serial entrepreneur Varun Mathur, has made his entrepreneurial debut with the launch of Innsaei Ventures Pvt Ltd.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan's energy, passion are 'contagious' ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 12:59:17 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Choreographer Mudassar Khan, who worked with Salman Khan for the show "Dus Ka Dum", says the superstar is fun to work with and his energy and passion are contagious.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm very nervous when I dance: Ranbir Kapoor ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 12:57:33 +0530

New Delhi, May 17 : Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who will be seen hosting and performing at the upcoming 19th edition of The International Indian Film and Academy (IIFA), says he is very nervous when he performs in front of a live audience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Reema Lagoo was an actor with depth: Mahesh Bhatt ]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 12:55:25 +0530

Mumbai, May 18 : Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt remembered late veteran actress Reema Lagoo on her death anniversary on Friday, saying she was an exceptional person and an actor with great emotional depth.


]]> <![CDATA[ Can't wait for Sanju's promotional campaign to unveil: Dia Mirza ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 16:41:32 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actress Dia Mirza, who is excited about the release of the trailer of her forthcoming film "Sanju", says that she can't wait for it's promotional campaign to unveil.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajeev Khandelwal proposed to Manjiri on day of engagement ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 16:13:53 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actor Rajeev Khandelwal says he proposed to Manjiri, now his wife, on the day of their engagement.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonakshi found driving mini truck tiring ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 16:06:54 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actress Sonakshi Sinha says driving a heavy manual mini truck for a sequence in "Happy Phir Bhaag Jayegi" was extremely tiresome.


]]> <![CDATA[ Happiness, peace to all: B-town wishes fans on Ramadan ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 15:59:13 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Celebrities in the Hindi film industry have wished all their fans lots of happiness and peace on the occasion of Ramadan. The month-long festival will conclude on June 14.


]]> <![CDATA[ Don't need to bring others down to show Indians are good: Meghna ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 15:34:43 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Filmmaker Meghna Gulzar, who is currently celebrating the success of her latest release "Raazi", believes that there was no need to bring Pakistanis down to show Indians were right on their path in the story.


]]> <![CDATA[ Theatre is the gym for actors: Manoj Pahwa ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 14:08:34 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Veteran actor Manoj Pahwa, who has been working in the entertainment industry for last 26 years in which he has explored three mediums - television, stage and film, says theatre is an important platforms for any actor to develop skills and to learn how to stay relevant with time.


]]> <![CDATA[ Socialising with fraternity people helps in visibility: Anshuman Jha ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:58:53 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actor Anshuman Jha, who features "Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain", says being talented is not the only way to get visibility and work in the film industry, and that socialising with members of the fraternity can make a difference.


]]> <![CDATA[ Being different does not mean being abnormal: Vishal Dadlani ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:56:21 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani, who is featured in a new music video called "Pagaal" from the '6 Pack Band 2.0' -- comprising six specially-abled children, says people tend to treat differently-abled children as ‘abnormal" or call them "paagal" easily, but this attitude needs to be changed.

]]> <![CDATA[ Hope Kamal, Rajini worked out their political screenplays before taking plunge: Shatrughan Sinha ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:54:04 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : The intrepid BJP politician Shatrughan Sinha has a word of advice for his friends Rajinikant and Kamal Haasan who have announced their entry into politics.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kajol starrer 'Eela' to release in September ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:43:43 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actress Kajol's tentatively titled film "Eela" is slated to release on September 14.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar, Kangana start shooting for 'Mental Hai Kya' ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:42:39 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actors Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut have started shooting for their upcoming film "Mental Hai Kya".


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra has opened doors for small fish like me: Vir Das ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:28:43 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Comedian-actor Vir Das has credited Indian actress Priyanka Chopra for opening doors internationally for "small fish" like him to do "comparatively microscopic things".


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Big B is most engaging Indian actor on Facebook' ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:23:07 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is the most engaging actor in the Indian film industry on Facebook, a survey has found.


]]> <![CDATA[ Disha Patani to feature in Salman Khan starrer 'Bharat' ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:11:36 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : Actress Disha Patani will be seen in the upcoming Salman Khan-starrer "Bharat" that is slated for an Eid release in 2019.


]]> <![CDATA[ I've the choice to change and not change my name: Sonam Kapoor Ahuja ]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 13:06:40 +0530

Mumbai, May 17 : The true idea of feminism is having a choice and equal opportunity, says newly wed actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, who chose to add her husband Anand Ahuja's surname and was at the receiving end of comments and criticism.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tiger Zinda Hai' actor to star in pop video ]]> Wed, 16 May 2018 18:05:14 +0530

Mumbai, May 16 : "Tiger Zinda Hai" actor Paresh Pahuja will feature in the video of singer Akasas pop song titled "Thug Ranjha".