Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Tamannaah: I always find great joy when fans resonate with my reel characters ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 18:41:13 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Tamannaah Bhatia plays an ethical hacker in the upcoming series "November Story", and she feels the project helped her explore creative nuances. She adds that her joy lies in fans resonating strongly with the characters she portrays.

]]> <![CDATA[ Varun Konidela urges everyone to stay home ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 18:36:34 +0530

Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) Telugu star Varun Konidela posted on Instagram on Wednesday urging everyone to stay at home.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rakul Preet Singh starts fundraiser to help Covid patients ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 18:36:10 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Rakul Preet Singh has announced a fundraising campaign to help Covid patients in the country. She is urging people to contribute, so that they can aid the provision of oxygen supply through oxygen concentrators and cylinders and their refilling, besides live-saving equipment.

]]> <![CDATA[ Anshuman Jha: 'Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele' is the last film my mother saw ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 16:42:35 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS)  Actor Anshuman Jha says his new release "Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele" is special for him because it was his last film that his mother saw before she died last year.


]]> <![CDATA[ CINTAA to represent India in International Federation of Actors executive committee ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 16:39:49 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Cine And TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) has been voted by 63 countries to join the International Federation of Actors (FIA) executive committee.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pratik Gandhi: It took almost 16 years to reach this place ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 16:39:22 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actor Pratik Gandhi, who became a pan-India sensation last year with his portrayal of Harshad Mehta in the popular series "Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story", says it took him over a decade to reach where he is today.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sambhavna on father's death: It was not just Covid which killed him ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 16:39:10 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress and former "Bigg Boss" contestant Sambhavna Seth, who lost her father to Covid-19 complications, says he could have been saved and it was not just the deadly virus that took his life.

]]> <![CDATA[ B'wood on floating corpses: You can fudge data, how do you hide bodies? ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 16:38:54 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) With more dead bodies found floating in the Ganga amid the ongoing second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to express shock and condemn the horrific incidents.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ludacris recalls his last-minute auditioning for '2 Fast 2 Furious' ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 15:47:41 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actor and rapper Ludacris, who plays Tej Parker in the "Fast & Furious" franchise, shared a host of fascinating insights about his role and the films in the latest episode of the podcast, "F9: The Fast Saga".

]]> <![CDATA[ Urvashi Rautela tried adding Bollywood elements to her international album 'Versace Baby' ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 12:52:08 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Rautela, who has shot her debut international music album "Versace Baby" with Egyptian actor Mohamed Ramadan, says she has tried to add a lot of Bollywood elements to the song, and also tried to ensure an element of Indianness about it.

]]> <![CDATA[ Allu Arjun tests negative for Covid-19 ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 12:51:51 +0530

Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) Telugu star Allu Arjun on Wednesday shared that he has tested negative for Covid-19 after 15 days of quarantine.

]]> <![CDATA[ Angelina Jolie admits being picky about dating partners ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 11:25:53 +0530

Los Angeles, May 12 (IANS) Hollywood star Angelina Jolie quips she has been single "for a long time" because she is too picky about partners.

]]> <![CDATA[ Zareen Khan on playing a gay character: Just had to be honest to emotion of love ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 11:25:40 +0530

Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Zareen Khan plays a homosexual woman in the recently released film "Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele". While makers were sceptical to cast her in the role initially, the actress says it is not the first time that she has faced such a situation.

]]> <![CDATA[ Scarlett Johansson to receive Generation Award at MTV Movie & TV Awards ]]> Wed, 12 May 2021 11:25:25 +0530

Los Angeles, May 12 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Scarlett Johansson will receive the Generation Award at MTV Movie & TV Awards this year.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman shares pics with mom Salma Khan, Helen ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 17:52:08 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has shared pictures of his mother Salma Khan and Helen to mark Mothers Day.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sun TV donates 30 crore for Covid-affected ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 17:51:54 +0530

Hyderabad, May 10 (IANS) Sun TV Network has donated Rs 30 crore to help people fight the second wave of Covid-19 in the country. The television network put out a statement on Monday, which spoke about how they would be supporting the initiatives by the state and centre governments with donations and also tie-up with NGOs who are helping people with oxygen cylinders and medicines.

]]> <![CDATA[ Seth Rogen won't work with James Franco after sexual misconduct charges ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 17:51:33 +0530

Los Angeles, May 10 (IANS) Actor-comedian Seth Rogen says he doesn't intend to work with actor James Franco again after allegations of sexually inappropriate behaviour cropped up against the latter.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jr NTR tests Covid-19 positive ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 17:51:15 +0530

Hyderabad, May 10 (IANS) Telugu star Jr NTR tweeted on Monday that he has tested positive for Covid-19. The actor added that he has isolated himself from others.

]]> <![CDATA[ How Arslan Goni got Marathi accent right for 'Mai Hero Boll Raha Hu' ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 17:50:58 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actor Arslan Goni, who is from Kashmir, had to work on getting his Marathi accent right for the web series "Mai Hero Boll Raha Hu".

]]> <![CDATA[ Kylie to daughter Stormi: I love being your mommy ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 16:03:10 +0530

Los Angeles, May 10 (IANS) Reality TV star and make-up mogul Kylie Jenner has shared a set of pictures with her daughter Stormi on Monday, saying she loves being mommy.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nora Fatehi's wet-hair look sets mercury soaring ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 16:02:48 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actress-dancer Nora Fatehi looks like a million bucks in a new set of photos she has shared on social media on Monday. She posted the images with a cryptic caption.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sonakshi Sinha gets the jab, shares photo ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 15:03:17 +0530 Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha on Monday took the vaccine for Covid-19 prevention. The actress shared a photograph on Instagram where she is seen getting the jab on her left arm. ]]> <![CDATA[ 'Milestone': Nuanced cinema (IANS Review; Rating: * * * and 1/2) ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 15:03:00 +0530

'Milestone' (also known as 'Meel Patthar'); Cast: Suvinder Vicky, Lakshvir Saran; Direction: Ivan Ayr; Rating: * * * and 1/2 (three and a half stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Telugu anchor, actor TNR passes away due to Covid ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 15:02:35 +0530

Hyderabad, May 10 (IANS) Well-known YouTube anchor, journalist and actor Thummala Narsimha Reddy on Monday passed away due to Covid-19.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vijay Varma shares a glimpse of his 'new wife' ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 13:09:05 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actor Vijay Varma, who rose to fame playing Moeen in "Gully Boy", has shared the look of his "new wife" and it's not what you imagine!

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana 'waiting to be banned' from Instagram ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 13:08:47 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose Twitter account has been permanently suspended, said on Monday that she is waiting to be banned from Instagram, claiming it would be a badge of honour for her. 

]]> <![CDATA[ Amit Sial: Intense roles playing with my head, want lighter ones ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 11:37:36 +0530

Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Actor Amit Sial, who is known for his roles in shows such as "Mirzapur", "Hostages" and "Kathmandu Connection", wants a break from serious characters. The actor adds he doesnt want to play a cop and would like to do a comedy role next.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jason Statham-starrer 'Wrath Of Man' kicks off Hollywood's summer with $8.1mn haul ]]> Mon, 10 May 2021 11:37:22 +0530

Los Angeles, May 10 (IANS) Jason Statham's latest action starrer "Wrath Of Man", has opened to $8.1 million collections since its US release on Friday. It would be still a while before the film hits screens in India, given the grim Covid pandemic situation here. Meanwhile, the modest three-day collection has been enough for the Guy Ritchie directorial to top the box office charts for the May7-9 weekend in the US.

]]> <![CDATA[ Teaser launch of Vijay Deverakonda starrer 'Liger' postponed ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:44:35 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) The teaser launch of 'Liger' starring Telugu star Vijay Deverakonda has been postponed amid the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic across the country.

]]> <![CDATA[ Namit Das reminisces sharing screen space with mom Yamini ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:44:17 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) This Mother's Day, actor Namit Das, who shared the screen with his mother in the film Sui Dhaaga, says that she has always been an inspiration to him.

]]> <![CDATA[ Huma Qureshi's 'Maharani' to premiere on May 28 ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:44:00 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi took to social media to share the trailer of her upcoming web series Maharani. The series will start streaming from May 28.

]]> <![CDATA[ Angelina Jolie: I am very warm and gentle with my children ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:43:44 +0530

Los Angeles, May 9 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie said that she makes sure to always be very warm and gentle when it comes to her kids.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana: Instagram has deleted my post where I threatened to demolish Covid ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:43:32 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Sunday alleged that Instagram has deleted her post where she speaks about demolishing Covid.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rahul Vohra passes away after posting 'I have given up hope' on Facebook ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:43:19 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actor and YouTube star Rahul Vohra has reportedly breathed his last owing to Covid-19 complications. He was 35.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kareena, Preity Zinta's message for their mother-in-law on Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 20:43:04 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Bollywood actresses Kareena Kapoor Khan and Preity Zinta chose the occasion of Mother's Day to express gratitude to their mother-in-law.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kareena shares Taimur's picture with baby brother on Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:41:55 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan treated her fans on Sunday with a picture of her two boys and wish them a Happy Mother's Day .

]]> <![CDATA[ This doctor-turned-filmmaker is winning laurels in US ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:41:33 +0530

Chennai, May 9 (IANS) Dr Lakshmi Devy, a doctor by profession has always been passionate about acting and filmmaking and her dreams have come true after she won the prestigious Gold Remy award for direction at the 54th World Houston International Film festival for her movie -- "When the Music Changes."

]]> <![CDATA[ Anushka Sharma thanks healthcare, frontline workers for 'working tirelessly' ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:41:18 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma took to Instagram, on Sunday, to thank all the healthcare and frontline workers for their dedicated efforts as India fights the second wave of the deadly Covid-19.

]]> <![CDATA[ Hema Malini mourns demise of her secretary ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:41:00 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Veteran Bollywood actress Hema Malini took to social media to mourn the demise of her secretary, who has succumbed to Covid-19.

]]> <![CDATA[ B'Town shares throwback pictures, messages on Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:40:46 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) As they celebrate Mother's Day, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to share their feelings for their mothers.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vishal Mishra: Artistes are like frontline workers ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:40:29 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Singer-composer Vishal Mishra feels artistes are like frontline workers because they help people overcome stress and anxiety in testing times as the ongoing global pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rajesh Shringarpure: Important to acknowledge, appreciate your child ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:40:10 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actor Rajesh Shringarpure, who is part of the show Punyashlok Ahilyabai, says that it has taught him the importance of encouragement and appreciation by parents in a child's life.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sachin-Jigar remember composing 'Chunar', this Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:39:55 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) As they celebrate Mother's Day, composer duo Sachin Sanghvi and Jigar Saraiya are reminded of their song Chunar from the film ABCD 2, which was dedicated to mothers.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana pens emotional letter to mom on Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:39:34 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Ailing Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut penned an emotional letter to her mother on the occasion of Mother's Day.

]]> <![CDATA[ Saahil Uppal: Grateful that my work is keeping me busy, distracted ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:39:18 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actor Saahil Uppal says that he is grateful to have work this year unlike last year's lockdown.

]]> <![CDATA[ Big B returns to TV with 'KBC 13' ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 15:39:04 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will return to the small screen with Kaun Banega Crorepati season 13.

]]> <![CDATA[ Payal Ghosh pitches in to provide beds, medicine for Covid affected ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 13:39:03 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh, has been working with volunteers to help find beds and other emergency medicine for those who are suffering from Covid-19.

]]> <![CDATA[ Aly Goni gets Jammu house renovated for mom on Mother's Day ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 12:25:22 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actor Aly Goni is getting his house in Jammu renovated as a gift for his mom this Mother's Day. The actor says that work has already begun.

]]> <![CDATA[ Randeep Hooda: Being overshadowed has never been part of my vocabulary ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 12:25:10 +0530

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actor Randeep Hooda plays the antagonist in Salman Khan's upcoming Eid biggie "Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai". Salman's superstardom towers over in the build-up to the film's release, but Randeep insists he has never felt overshadowed by anyone on screen.

]]> <![CDATA[ Multiplexes face single screen fate (Column: B-Town) ]]> Sun, 09 May 2021 12:24:44 +0530

Film and television production has come to a halt again due to the second lockdown. The production sector will bounce back soon as the things are back to normal, and so will most of the film-related sectors albeit with bruises. But what happens to the multiplex cinema properties that sprang up like wild mushrooms all over the country?