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'Mirzapur': Allahabad High Court stays arrest of show's makers

30 Jan 2021

'Mirzapur': Allahabad High Court stays arrest of show's makers

The Allahabad High Court has stayed the arrest of web series Mirzapur's producers, Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, in connection with a First Information Report (FIR) filed against them.

Paresh Rawal set to complete Rishi Kapoor's final film

16 Jan 2021

Paresh Rawal set to complete Rishi Kapoor's final film

Actor Paresh Rawal has been roped in to complete the remaining portions of late actor Rishi Kapoor in his final film Sharmaji Namkeen.

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

08 Jan 2021

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

Actor Rhea Chakraborty had a tumultuous last year after the tragic death of her boyfriend, fellow actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

09 Nov 2020

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

The Delhi High Court on Monday issued notices to Republic TV and Times Now, asking them to respond to Bollywood producers' plea seeking to restrain the news channels from making allegedly irresponsible and derogatory remarks about the film industry.

Ahead of 'Mirzapur 2,' Amazon Prime drops ultimate recap video

14 Oct 2020

Ahead of 'Mirzapur 2,' Amazon Prime drops ultimate recap video

Fans are ticking days off the calendar as Mirzapur 2 nears its premiere date.

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

12 Oct 2020

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

More than 30 leading Bollywood filmmakers have filed a case in the Delhi High Court against two top news channels over their coverage of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case investigation.

'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

05 Oct 2020

'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

Hold your breath. Amazon Prime Video India is all set to launch the trailer of the second season of its popular series Mirzapur, tomorrow.

NCB to summon 25 Bollywood A-listers in drugs case: Reports

11 Sep 2020

NCB to summon 25 Bollywood A-listers in drugs case: Reports

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), which is currently probing a drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, will likely summon 25 Bollywood celebrities who have been named by the accused, according to reports.

SSR case: Shibani Dandekar quashes rumors of being 'mystery girl'

25 Aug 2020

SSR case: Shibani Dandekar quashes rumors of being 'mystery girl'

Ever since the tragic death of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput, countless conspiracy theories and rumors have been circulating on social media.

'Phone Bhoot': Katrina, Siddhant, Ishaan team up for horror-comedy

20 Jul 2020

'Phone Bhoot': Katrina, Siddhant, Ishaan team up for horror-comedy

Got any bhoot-related problems? Stop worrying, desi ghost-busters Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ishaan Khatter are coming to rescue you.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

Farhan slams Abhay for take on 'ZNMD' and award shows

30 Jun 2020

Farhan slams Abhay for take on 'ZNMD' and award shows

Recently, Abhay Deol expressed his disappointment with Bollywood award shows, revealing that he and co-star Farhan Akhtar were "demoted" to "Supporting Actors" for Zoya Akhtar's 2011 movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, a tale of three friends.

Boycotted awards because I was nominated as supporting actor: Abhay

19 Jun 2020

Boycotted awards because I was nominated as supporting actor: Abhay

Abhay Deol, who has a reputation for calling a spade a spade, has once again taken a dig at how the movie business works.

Bollywood mourns another loss as Producers Guild CEO passes away

01 May 2020

Bollywood mourns another loss as Producers Guild CEO passes away

In yet another grave loss to the Indian film fraternity, Kulmeet Makkar, the CEO of the Film and Television Producers Guild of India, passed away. He was 60.

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

20 Jan 2020

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who is currently admitted in the ICU at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, is under sedation but coherent and talking normally, shared film producer Boney Kapoor, who visited her at the hospital.

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

18 Jan 2020

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

If you've been looking for a lesson in acceptance and self-deprecating humor, learn it from Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

12 Jan 2020

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

Actors Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar are all set to tie the knot by the end of this year, according to reports. The two have been dating for around two years now.

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

06 Jan 2020

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

Last night, the Centre organized a special dinner with Bollywood celebrities as part of its outreach program for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

05 Jan 2020

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

In its ongoing scheme to amplify support for the newly-implemented Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government has now reached out to members of Mumbai's glitzy entertainment industry.

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

04 Jan 2020

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

Given the stage set by 2018 in terms of exciting content-driven cinema, 2019 was a boring and disappointing year for Bollywood films. With a pool of shoddy biopics and cringeworthy comedies, the year 2019 was rather unremarkable.

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

03 Jan 2020

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

Even as Farhan Akhtar shared his much-awaited first look from the upcoming sports film Toofan, a section of netizens wasn't quite pleased with Farhan and his film.

Farhan Akhtar shares his first look from sports film 'Toofan'

02 Jan 2020

Farhan Akhtar shares his first look from sports film 'Toofan'

On Thursday, Farhan Akhtar gave an amazing New Year gift to his fans, as he shared his first look from the upcoming sports-drama film Toofan. Farhan will be seen playing the role of a professional boxer in the movie.

Police complaint filed against Farhan Akhtar over anti-CAA tweet

21 Dec 2019

Police complaint filed against Farhan Akhtar over anti-CAA tweet

On Friday, a police complaint was filed against actor/director Farhan Akhtar for allegedly posting seditious content and distorting facts about the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

Visuals from Jamia not pleasant: Taapsee Pannu on anti-CAA protests

20 Dec 2019

Visuals from Jamia not pleasant: Taapsee Pannu on anti-CAA protests

Actor Taapsee Pannu has opened up about the ongoing countrywide protests against the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the police brutality on the protesting students of Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi.

#CAAProtests: 2 die in Karnataka, 1 in UP; several injured

20 Dec 2019

#CAAProtests: 2 die in Karnataka, 1 in UP; several injured

Yesterday, thousands defied prohibitory orders and took to streets to protest against the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act, which is seen as discriminatory towards Muslims by its critics.

Five amazingly talented brother-sister duos currently working in Bollywood

18 Oct 2019

Five amazingly talented brother-sister duos currently working in Bollywood

Amid brawling over the tiniest of issues (such as the TV remote) and standing by each other's side in tough times, all brothers and sisters grow up.

'The Sky Is Pink' review: High on emotions, lacks entertainment

11 Oct 2019

'The Sky Is Pink' review: High on emotions, lacks entertainment

Life, it's unfair. But I believe that's mainly because it lacks a script.

Nick even fetched cylinders during our wedding preparations: Priyanka

04 Oct 2019

Nick even fetched cylinders during our wedding preparations: Priyanka

It's been almost a year since Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas tied the knot in a fairytale affair in Jodhpur, but apparently the 37-year-old actress just can't evade questions pertaining to her wedding and married life.

'The Sky Is Pink' received overwhelmingly at TIFF, Priyanka teary-eyed

14 Sep 2019

'The Sky Is Pink' received overwhelmingly at TIFF, Priyanka teary-eyed

Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar's The Sky Is Pink was premiered at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival 2019 (TIFF) last evening.

Why did Priyanka, Farhan get a warning from Maharashtra Police?

12 Sep 2019

Why did Priyanka, Farhan get a warning from Maharashtra Police?

The trailer of Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar's The Sky Is Pink, which released recently, took the Internet by storm.

Here's dissecting the trailer of 'The Sky is Pink'

10 Sep 2019

Here's dissecting the trailer of 'The Sky is Pink'

The trailer of The Sky is Pink hit YouTube today, and within a few hours, the three-minute-long clip got viewed over 1L times.

Priyanka says her most prized possession is her mangalsutra

06 Sep 2019

Priyanka says her most prized possession is her mangalsutra

Priyanka Chopra might be touted as a global star but she continues to be a desi girl at heart.

Nick launches tequila brand, Villa One; Priyanka joins him

03 Sep 2019

Nick launches tequila brand, Villa One; Priyanka joins him

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is a pro when it comes to striking a balance between her professional and personal life.

Priyanka-produced 'Paani' bags National Award, Nick is "proud" of her

10 Aug 2019

Priyanka-produced 'Paani' bags National Award, Nick is "proud" of her

The winners of 66th National Film Awards were announced yesterday, in which Priyanka Chopra's home production Paani also secured a place among the big wins.

Why did Ajay Devgn turn down 'Satte Pe Satta' remake?

08 Aug 2019

Why did Ajay Devgn turn down 'Satte Pe Satta' remake?

Since long, news of Satte Pe Satta remake, with Hrithik Roshan rumored to be reprising Amitabh Bachchan's dual role of Ravi Anand/Babu, has been hitting headlines.

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas eyeing a $20mn mansion in LA?

07 Aug 2019

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas eyeing a $20mn mansion in LA?

Nick Jonas, who recently sold his luxurious bachelor pad, is now on a mansion hunt with wife Priyanka Chopra.

SRK to produce Bollywood adaptation of Spanish series 'Money Heist'?

03 Aug 2019

SRK to produce Bollywood adaptation of Spanish series 'Money Heist'?

Is Shah Rukh Khan in love with Spanish cinema? Apparently, yes.

Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

28 Jul 2019

Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

Farhan Akhtar, who will be seen in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Toofan, is sweating hard for this upcoming sports drama.

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' Miami vacation pictures are dripping in love

28 Jul 2019

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' Miami vacation pictures are dripping in love

Priyanka Chopra's 37th birthday celebration in Miami with husband Nick Jonas and family was a dreamy affair.

'The Sky Is Pink' to premiere at Toronto Film Festival

24 Jul 2019

'The Sky Is Pink' to premiere at Toronto Film Festival

Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Farhan Akhtar's next The Sky Is Pink, helmed by Shonali Bose, will premiere at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival 2019 (TIFF).