'Crazy Rich Asians' India release pushed (Lead) (21 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) 'Crazy Rich Asians', which was scheduled to release in India on September 21, has been pushed. It will now release on October 5.
Important for women to become financially independent: Twinkle Khanna (23:05)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress-turned-author Twinkle Khanna, who has been vocal about several social issues especially those related to gender equality, believes that the best way for a woman to empower herself is through financial independence.
'RadhaKrishn' shoot stopped as actor falls ill (18:34)
Umbergaon (Gujarat), Sep 19 (IANS) The shooting of the show "RadhaKrishn" was stalled on Wednesday as its lead actor Sumedh Mudgalkar fell ill.
Carrie Underwood, Post Malone to perform at AMAs (18:32)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) The 2018 American Music Awards will include Carrie Underwood, Imagine Dragons and Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla $ign as performers.
Ariana Grande steps out with friends as she 'heals' (18:10)
New York, Sep 19 (IANS) Singer Ariana Grande, who has kept a low profile following the death of her former boyfriend Mac Miller earlier this month, stepped out to enjoy a day out with friends a day after she chose not to attend the Emmy Awards.
Kanye West moving back to Chicago (17:52)
Chicago, Sep 19 (IANS) Rapper Kanye West told a crowd at his hometown here that he plans to move to Chicago for good.
Didn't mean to hurt Sikh community: Anurag Kashyap (17:32)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, whose film "Manmarziyaan" has reportedly upset some Sikhs, says the Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal-starrer is a story of three persons and not Sikhism. He is sorry though the intention was not to hurt the community.
My father inspires me a lot: Shahid Kapoor (17:24)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says he seeks inspiration from his father Pankaj Kapur, and thinks he can never match up to the veteran actor's level.
Shibani Dandekar to come out with a music show soon (17:18)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress-singer Shibani Dandekar says she is planning a special show with her friend and singer Monica Dogra.
Cinema changing pre-conceived notions about small towns: Radhika Madan (16:52)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Popular television actress Radhika Madan, who plays one of the leading ladies in the upcoming film "Pataakha" -- set in a small town of Rajasthan -- says such hinterland stories are changing the urban audience's perception about small towns.
'Khoobsurat' was an unforgettable experience, says Sonam (16:20)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) As Shashanka Ghosh's "Khoobsurat" completed four years on Wednesday, actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja became nostalgic and called the film an "unforgettable experience".
Lyricist Prashant Ingole upset over co-writing credits for 'Pal' (15:27)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Lyricist Prashant Ingole, known for his work in hit films like "Bajirao Mastani" and "Mary Kom", says he is "hurt and disheartened" as the makers of "Jalebi - The Everlasting Taste of Love" got another lyricist to co-write a part of the forthcoming film's song "Pal".
'Bangalore Days' deserves a Hindi remake: Siddharth Roy Kapur (15:24)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur thinks the 2014 Malayalam film "Bangalore Days" deserves a Hindi remake.
We need to respect women's feelings, desires: Nawazuddin Siddiqui (IANS Interview) (15:24)
By Sugandha Rawal
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) With discussions around pay parity, women empowerment and movements against sexual abuse making way for change in Hollywood, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is hoping for a similar effect in India. The critically-acclaimed actor says it is time to give women the respect they deserve.
S. Korean playwright sentenced to 6 years for sexual assault (15:22)
Seoul, Sep 19 (IANS) A Seoul court sentenced renowned playwright and stage director Lee Youn-taek to six years in prison on Wednesday on multiple charges of sexual assault.
A 'Sholay' replay: Asrani reanimates classic act for theatre (14:26)
By Siddhi Jain
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Fan or not, most cinelovers remember veteran actor-comedian Govardhan Asrani for his "Jailor" scene in the 1975 hit "Sholay". A reenactment of it in his play "Makhichoos" comes after almost 43 years, reminding us why the thespian is loved both on screen and stage.
Paul Haggis files appeal in extortion suit against rape accuser (14:14)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis has filed an appeal against a judgment which dismissed his lawsuit against a woman who accused him of rape.
Priyanka Chopra's Assamese film to release on October 26 (14:10)
Guwahati, Sep 19 (IANS) Jahnu Barua directorial "Bhoga Khirikee", the first Assamese movie to be produced by Priyanka Chopra's banner, will release on October 26.
Love for family connects Priyanka, Nick (13:58)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) Love for family and faith was the connect that pulled Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas towards each other, says the American singer, who got engaged to the Indian actress in July.
When Badshah left everything for Arjun Kapoor (13:48)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Rapper Badshah, who was busy with his album "ONE" (Original Never Ends), says that he "dropped everything" to do a song for Arjun Kapoor's film.
Academy reveals Nicholl screenwriting fellowships winners (13:46)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) The Academy has awarded five screenwriters with the 2018 Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting competition.
'Love Sonia' inspires man to help trafficked girls monetarily (13:42)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) After watching "Love Sonia", a film that delves into the global problem of the flesh trade, a person from Mumbai donated Rs 8 lakh for helping trafficked girls.
'Crazy Rich Asians' to release in India on September 21 (13:38)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) After much dilly-dallying and an announcement that "Crazy Rich Asians" will not release in India, the Jon M. Chu directorial has finally secured a release date in India.
Have learnt to put my foot down when needed: Remo after 'Race 3' (13:32)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Salman Khan-starrer "Race 3" minted money at the box office, but its commercial success failed to make Remo D'Souza's creative mind happy, leaving him scarred by the criticism and trolls against the movie.
Ken Jeong to star in 'Occupation: Rainfall' (13:06)
Canberra, Sep 19 (IANS) South Korean-American actor Ken Jeong has bagged a role in Australian science fiction film titled "Occupation: Rainfall".