Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ 'Namune' offer lifted Kunal's spirits ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:39:21 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Actor Kunal Kumar, who is said to have "replaced" actor Hiten Tejwani in the upcoming show "Namune", says when he was offered to play Niranjan Agnihotri, it lifted his spirits.


]]> <![CDATA[ Confluence showcases journey of Swarovski with different designers ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:38:07 +0530

New Delhi, July 19 : Confluence, a designer jewellery collective crafted with Swarovski crystals, celebrated two years of its inception with a soiree at the Embassy of Austria on Thursday. Themed around "Sparkling Transformations", the presentation highlighted the journey of a Swarovski Crystal from the Austrian Alps to the hands of leading Indian design luminaries.


]]> <![CDATA[ Gauri Khan designs new restaurant ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:43:32 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Gauri Khan, celebrity interior designer and wife of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, who got a good response for her work on Mumbai-based Arth restaurant, has designed its new outlet in Pune.


]]> <![CDATA[ Irrfan Khan actively promoting 'Karwaan': Producer ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:07:02 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : "Karwaan" producer Priti Rathi Gupta says ailing actor Irrfan Khan, despite his condition, is quite actively promoting the film on social media and that his loyal fans are waiting for the movie to be released.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'The Untold Story of Sunny Leone' doesn't tell much ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:37:19 +0530

Web series: "Karenjit Kaur - The Untold Story Of Sunny Leone"; Director: Aditya Dutt; Cast: Sunny Leone, Karanvir Lamba, Rysa Saujani, Raj Arjun, Grusha Kapoor and Bijay Anand; Rating: **


]]> <![CDATA[ Sumit Kaul takes up supernatural show ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:18:48 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Actor Sumit Kaul, known for shows like "Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat" and "Peshwa Bajirao", is back on the small screen. This time he will be playing a father to a 20-something in the supernatural-fantasy drama show "Nazar".


]]> <![CDATA[ Advani announces next film on fifth anniversary of 'D-Day' ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:51:34 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Filmmaker Nikkhil Advani on Thursday announced his next film titled "Batla House" on the fifth anniversary of his movie "D-Day".

]]> <![CDATA[ Don't want to separate my identity from Shahid, says Ishaan Khatter ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:36:35 +0530

New Delhi, July 19 : Ishaan Khatter doesn't mind being known as Shahid Kapoor's brother. The young actor, who made his film debut with "Beyond The Clouds" and will make his Bollywood foray with "Dhadak", says he never wants to separate his name from his half-sibling's name to create his own identity in the industry.


]]> <![CDATA[ My son has started parenting me: Sonali Bendre ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:19:04 +0530

New York, July 19 : Actress Sonali Bendre, who is undergoing a metastatic cancer treatment here, in an emotional social media post has shared how her 12-year-old son Ranveer dealt with her cancer news.


]]> <![CDATA[ Raftaar raps for fiction TV show ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:34:49 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Rapper Raftaar is excited about his first fiction TV show titled "Papa By Chance".


]]> <![CDATA[ Bhumi happy to get star 'named' after herself ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:26:43 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Actress Bhumi Pednekar has a 'star' registered in her name now. And she has promised "this star" will keep shining "brighter".


]]> <![CDATA[ Was fascinating to work with Tigmanshu Dhulia: Chitrangada ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:23:40 +0530

Actress Chitrangada Singh, who will soon to be seen in Tigmanshu Dhulia's "Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3", says it was a fascinating experience to be directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vivek giving away half his shoe collection ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:23:08 +0530

Actor Vivek Oberoi gave his fans a glimpse of his expansive shoe collection, announcing that he plans to give at least half of them away on his wife Priyanka Alva Oberoi's orders.


]]> <![CDATA[ Mona Singh wants to open cafe, produce web series ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:38:20 +0530

New Delhi, July 19 : It's just one life, so actress Mona Singh, of "Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin" fame, wants to try everything -- from producing shows on the digital platform to opening a cafe of her own.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm not rigid, but open to life: Actress Chitrangada Singh ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:32:58 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : She had no plans to enter Bollywood but made her debut in 2003 with Sudhir Mishras "Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi", and her performance was widely appreciated by critics and audience alike. In hindsight, the actress says her vulnerability worked in her favour, and that she was never rigid about things.


]]> <![CDATA[ Never expected 'Khazana...' to be so successful: Pankaj Udhas ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:57:28 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Ghazal maestro Pankaj Udhas has said he never expected that "Khazana - A Festival of Ghazals" will be so successful among the audience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shahid, Madhuri, Rekha attend 'Dhadak' special screening ]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:35:05 +0530

Mumbai, July 19 : Makers of "Dhadak" hosted a special screening of their film here that was attended by a host of Bollywood celebrities.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Soorma' team lauds Jhajjar Police ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:24:48 +0530

The "Soorma" team appreciated Jhajjar Police's initiative for making Dubaldhan village's poor kids watch the film at a cinema hall.


]]> <![CDATA[ Anupam Kher travels in metro for first time ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:22:27 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher travelled in the metro for the first time and described it as a great experience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shabana Azmi remembers Nelson Mandela on birth anniversary ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:19:33 +0530

Veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi remembered former South African President Nelson Mandela on his 100th birth anniversary.


]]> <![CDATA[ Trendiest jackets, blazers to enhance your outfit ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:56:09 +0530

New Delhi, July 18 : The decades keep on passing by, the trends keep on turning outdated and modern, but the blazers have never grown obsolete for women. They are the real game-changers in current affairs of the fashion world so make the right choice.

]]> <![CDATA[ Neha Sharma roped in as face of jewellery exhibition ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:51:41 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Bollywood actress Neha Sharma has been roped in as the face of jewellery exhibition Glamour.


]]> <![CDATA[ Watch 'Mulk' instead of calling me anti-Hindu based on trailer: Anubhav Sinha ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:48:17 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha, who has reacted strongly to the trolls who have labelled him anti-Hindu based on the trailer of his forthcoming film "Mulk", says people should watch the full movie before making statements.


]]> <![CDATA[ Miss Deaf Asia wants to go to Italy, walk at world fashion show ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:13:58 +0530

New Delhi, July 18 : Deshna Jain, a 20-year-old girl from Tikamgarh who has become Miss Deaf Asia and the third runner-up of Miss Deaf International held in Taiwan, says that the platform has given her a new boost and she now wants to go to Italy and participate in fashion shows globally.


]]> <![CDATA[ Darshan Raval unveils song for monsoon lovers ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:55:08 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Singer Darshan Raval on Wednesday released his "rain" song "Baarish lete aana", which is for all people who love the monsoon and those who have been in love or got their hearts broken.


]]> <![CDATA[ I've always looked up to Rajkummar's work: Mouni ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:10:59 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Mouni Roy is set to play Rajkummar Rao's wife in the upcoming film "Made in China", and the actress of "Naagin" fame says he is a tremendous actor.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shaleen Bhanot looking for positive roles ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:07:43 +0530

New Delhi, July 18 : Actor Shaleen Bhanot says he has not played a "quintessential hero" for the longest time so he would like to play that first.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra turns 36, celebrates in London ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:03:56 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Actress Priyanka Chopra, whose Bareilly to Boston to Bollywood and now Hollywood story serves an inspiration to small town girls in India, turned 36 on Wednesday and celebrated her special day in London.


]]> <![CDATA[ Amitabh Bachchan inspires Taapsee ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:38:11 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Actress Taapsee Pannu has taken inspiration from her "Pink" co-star Amitabh Bachchan to play a lawyer in the "Mulk" courtroom drama.


]]> <![CDATA[ Neetu Chandra shoots for Rekha Bhardwaj's music video in LA ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:21:55 +0530

Los Angeles, July 18 : Actress Neetu Chandra has shot for singer Rekha Bhardwajs upcoming romantic music video here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman's plea against poaching case conviction heard in Rajasthan court ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:55:18 +0530

Jaipur, July 17 : A district court on Tuesday heard a plea by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan against his conviction by a trial court in the 1998 Kankani blackbuck poaching case and fixed August 3 and 4 for further hearing.


]]> <![CDATA[ Neil Nitin Mukesh, Prakash Jha become neighbours ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:52:47 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh has been gifted a new office in Andheri by his father Nitin Mukesh for his entry into film production, and filmmaker Prakash Jha is his neighbour.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rana Daggubati extends KWAN South to Chennai ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:47:26 +0530

Chennai, July 18 : After Hyderabad, actor Rana Daggubati has expanded the footprint of KWAN South -- which aims to herald a new era for the entertainment ecosystem of south India -- to Chennai.


]]> <![CDATA[ Richa Chadha becomes face of Save the Elephants campaign ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:35:56 +0530

Mumbai, July 18 : Actress Richa Chadha has become the face and voice of the Save the Elephants campaign by animal rights organisation PETA.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sridevi's daughter ready for her big launch ]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:33:50 +0530

This is as close as a debut gets to a tragedy. Janhvi Kapoor is poised for her big launch. It can't get any bigger than Karan Johar, can it now? Unless she got Sanjay Leela Bhansali to launch her, which she didn't.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka, Nick on double date ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:39:13 +0530

London, July 17 : The Jonas Brothers -- Nick and Joe -- went for a double date with Priyanka Chopra and Sophie Turner. Their older brother Kevin was the fifth wheel at the outing.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Savita Damodar Paranjpe' teaser out ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:35:11 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : A teaser poster of Marathi film "Savita Damodar Paranjpe" was unveiled on Tuesday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Never felt competition, insecurity with my contemporaries: Sukhwinder Singh ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:22:29 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Singer Sukhwinder Singh says he never intends to compete with other playback singers and he has few lifetime friends from the film industry.


]]> <![CDATA[ Farhan, Ali Fazal welcome audiences to 'Mirzapur' ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:19:08 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actor Ali Fazal and actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar on Tuesday unveiled the first look of the web series "Mirzapur" in style.


]]> <![CDATA[ Don't want to play villain anymore: Actor Jim Sarbh ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 17:29:40 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actor Jim Sarbh, who is known for portraying negative characters in films like "Neerja", "Padmaavat" and "Sanju", says he doesn't want to do negative roles anymore.


]]> <![CDATA[ My parents wanted me to be a doctor: Aditi ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:59:32 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actress Aditi Sharma, who plays a gynaecologist in a show, says her parents wanted her to be a doctor.

]]> <![CDATA[ Stick to your beauty routine during rains ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:18:48 +0530

New Delhi, July 17 : Dont let rainy days get you down! From less is more to saying no to oily skin, experts give a plethora of tips and tricks to maintain your beauty despite the downpours.


]]> <![CDATA[ Dino Morea, Nikhil Chinapa invest in photo-sharing app ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:15:21 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actor Dino Morea and video jockey Nikhil Chinapa have invested in Vebbler, a homegrown Bengaluru-based photo-sharing app.


]]> <![CDATA[ Harbhajan Mann's son Avkash won't promote violence, alcohol through music ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:58:50 +0530

New Delhi, July 17 : Popular Punjabi singer-actor Harbhajan Mann's son Avkash Mann has launched his debut single, which has been featured on the American Top 40 Charts playlist on Spotify, featuring artistes like Arianna Grande and Beyonce Knowles. He says he doesn't want to use his music to promote anything that would cause harm to people and so, he would like to stay away from songs that refer to violence, guns and alcohol.


]]> <![CDATA[ Film, TV celebs mourn 'warm, jovial' Rita Bhaduri's death ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:31:16 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Celebrities like Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Riteish Deshmukh on Tuesday paid emotional tributes to veteran actress Rita Bhaduri, who died here on Tuesday. They remembered her as one of the "finest" talents to emerge out of FTII, and described her as a warm and full of life person.


]]> <![CDATA[ Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:28:46 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : For Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, which fall in September, actress and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza wants people to shun plastic.


]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan among world's highest-paid celebs ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:24:19 +0530

New York, July 17 : Bollywood superstars Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan, with earnings of $40.5 million and $37.7 million, have made it to Forbes' World's Highest-Paid Celebrities 2018 list, topped by former professional boxer Floyd Mayweather.


]]> <![CDATA[ Printed shirts for men that will rule the season ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:20:19 +0530

New Delhi, July 17 : Tired of wearing same white Shirt every time? It is time to revamp your wardrobe with some super cool prints this season.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kamal Haasan happy to shoot with 'bhai' Salman Khan ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:08:01 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Actor-politician Kamal Haasan was happy to meet and shoot with Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on the sets of "Dus Ka Dum", where he promoted his upcoming film "Vishwaroop 2".


]]> <![CDATA[ Rita was my friend, closest competitor at FTII: Shabana Azmi ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:43:55 +0530

Mumbai, July 17 : Veteran actress Shabana Azmi remembers the late Rita Bhaduri as a "cute and impish" girl who was her friend, batchmate and closest competitor at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune.