Bollywood

Based in Mumbai, India, Bollywood is India's Hindi language film industry and is often labelled as the Hindi cinema. The word Bollywood is a mixture of Bombay, India and Hollywood, California. Dadasaheb Phalke is considered the father of Bollywood as well as the Indian Cinema. As of 2016, Bollywood’s net revenue was estimated to be around $1.78 billion (INR115 billion).

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Jacqueline Fernandez's best outfits you should check out

12 Jul 2020

Jacqueline Fernandez's best outfits you should check out

Jacqueline Fernandez has carved an enviable spot for herself in the film industry within a short span of time.

'Sarbjit' actor Ranjan Sehgal passes away at 36

12 Jul 2020

'Sarbjit' actor Ranjan Sehgal passes away at 36

Actor Ranjan Sehgal, who predominantly worked in Punjabi cinema and even featured in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Randeep Hooda-starrer 2016 movie Sarbjit, has passed away. He was 36 years old.

Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek test positive for coronavirus; hospitalized

11 Jul 2020

Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek test positive for coronavirus; hospitalized

In an unfortunate development, veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. They both have been admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai.

Road named after Sushant Singh Rajput in Bihar's Purnea

11 Jul 2020

Road named after Sushant Singh Rajput in Bihar's Purnea

A road and intersection have been renamed after late Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput in his hometown of Purnea in Bihar.

Nepometer: Rate movies based on nepotism and call Bollywood out!

11 Jul 2020

Nepometer: Rate movies based on nepotism and call Bollywood out!

Even if you ignore the bad acting, shoddy scripts and mind-numbing music, Bollywood still does not fail to disappoint you.

'Dil Bechara' title track: An ode to Sushant's undying charm

10 Jul 2020

'Dil Bechara' title track: An ode to Sushant's undying charm

The last song that Sushant Singh Rajput shot for, Dil Bechara, from the eponymous upcoming movie, is now out!

Bhansali wanted to cast Sushant in four films, says police

09 Jul 2020

Bhansali wanted to cast Sushant in four films, says police

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali had wanted to cast late actor Sushant Singh Rajput in four of his films, the Mumbai Police revealed in a statement.

RIP Jagdeep: Bollywood thanks the veteran for decades of entertainment

09 Jul 2020

RIP Jagdeep: Bollywood thanks the veteran for decades of entertainment

Veteran actor Jagdeep, who played the iconic role of Soorma Bhopali in cult classic Sholay, and made the audience laugh for decades through his unmatchable comic timing and onscreen antics, passed away on Wednesday at his residence in Mumbai. He was 81. He will be laid to rest today.

Veteran actor Jagdeep (alias Soorma Bhopali) dies

09 Jul 2020

Veteran actor Jagdeep (alias Soorma Bhopali) dies

Veteran actor-comedian Jagdeep, best known for his roles in films such as Sholay, Andaz Apna Apna has passed away on Wednesday. He was 81.

Fans just found Sushant Singh Rajput's lookalike on Instagram

08 Jul 2020

Fans just found Sushant Singh Rajput's lookalike on Instagram

The Internet is a funny place. People often seek refuge online when real-life emotions get too overwhelming to handle.

Telugu producers launch platform to offer opportunities to 'outsiders'

08 Jul 2020

Telugu producers launch platform to offer opportunities to 'outsiders'

In the aftermath of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, pertinent issues of nepotism and favoritism have once taken precedence in various film industries across the country.

Top five movies of birthday girl, Neetu Kapoor

08 Jul 2020

Top five movies of birthday girl, Neetu Kapoor

Starting out her career at the age of eight, Neetu Kapoor had a tremendous journey in films.

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

08 Jul 2020

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

Filmmaker Karan Johar is deeply upset by the heavy backlash and online trolling that he has been subjected to ever since the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his close friend revealed.

From one Sush to another: Sushmita remembers Sushant Singh Rajput

07 Jul 2020

From one Sush to another: Sushmita remembers Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushmita Sen has penned an emotional note in the memory of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, after watching the recently-released trailer of his final film, Dil Bechara.

SRK to star in Rajkumar Hirani's comedy movie on immigration?

07 Jul 2020

SRK to star in Rajkumar Hirani's comedy movie on immigration?

After a break of nearly two years from the movies, it seems that Shah Rukh Khan is ready to roll again.

Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' becomes most liked film trailer on YouTube

07 Jul 2020

Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' becomes most liked film trailer on YouTube

The trailer of Sushant Singh Rajput's final film, Dil Bechara is a smash hit!

Sushant's former manager, Disha Salian's family issues statement

06 Jul 2020

Sushant's former manager, Disha Salian's family issues statement

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's former manager, Disha Salian's family has issued a statement, urging people not to spread rumors and conspiracy theories about her death.

Shine brightest: Fan names star after Sushant Singh Rajput

06 Jul 2020

Shine brightest: Fan names star after Sushant Singh Rajput

Coming up with a unique tribute, a fan of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput named a star after him in his memory.

SSR's death case: Bhansali reaches police station to record statement

06 Jul 2020

SSR's death case: Bhansali reaches police station to record statement

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on Monday arrived at Bandra police station in Mumbai to record his statement in connection with actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death investigation.

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

03 Jul 2020

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

No prayer meet would be held for late legendary choreographer Saroj Khan due to the coronavirus situation, her family said in a statement.

What Saroj Khan said about her favorite student, Madhuri Dixit

03 Jul 2020

What Saroj Khan said about her favorite student, Madhuri Dixit

There have been a few relationships in Bollywood as endearing as that of late legendary choreographer Saroj Khan and actor Madhuri Dixit.

Saroj Khan wrote about Sushant in her last Instagram post

03 Jul 2020

Saroj Khan wrote about Sushant in her last Instagram post

One of Bollywood's finest choreographers, Saroj Khan, fondly called "Masterji," passed away on Friday, at the age of 71 due to a cardiac arrest.

RIP Saroj Khan: Bollywood mourns demise of its beloved "Masterji"

03 Jul 2020

RIP Saroj Khan: Bollywood mourns demise of its beloved "Masterji"

Saroj Khan, who brought unforgettable grandeur and grace to some of the best-known Bollywood dance sequences, passed away on Friday at the age of 71, bringing an end to an era.

Celebrated Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan passes away at 71

03 Jul 2020

Celebrated Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan passes away at 71

One of Bollywood's most loved choreographers, Saroj Khan, fondly addressed as Masterji by celebrities, passed away on Friday in Mumbai at the age of 71. She died due to cardiac arrest.

SSR death: Sanjay Leela Bhansali to be questioned by police

02 Jul 2020

SSR death: Sanjay Leela Bhansali to be questioned by police

The Mumbai Police has summoned Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali for interrogation in connection with actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death investigation.

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

02 Jul 2020

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

In the aftermath of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, many celebrities (read star kids) are coming forward to clarify their stance on privilege and nepotism in the industry.

Manoj Bajpayee, now celebrated, once wanted to commit suicide

02 Jul 2020

Manoj Bajpayee, now celebrated, once wanted to commit suicide

Manoj Bajpayee, one of the most gifted and versatile actors in the country, has opened up about his dreams, his days of struggle, and the eventual success.

National Doctors' Day: Bollywood pays tribute to medical professionals

01 Jul 2020

National Doctors' Day: Bollywood pays tribute to medical professionals

While no amount of thanks can possibly do justice to the gratitude we owe to our doctors and the medical fraternity, we can still try our best.

Sushant's brother-in-law launches 'Nepometer' to fight nepotism in Bollywood

01 Jul 2020

Sushant's brother-in-law launches 'Nepometer' to fight nepotism in Bollywood

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's brother-in-law, Vishal Kirti, has announced the launch of Nepometer, a platform that will provide rating for movies and television shows based on how nepotistic or independent the cast and crew is.

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.

Aamir Khan's staff members test positive for coronavirus

30 Jun 2020

Aamir Khan's staff members test positive for coronavirus

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has confirmed that some of his staff members have contracted coronavirus.

Vaani Kapoor's most gorgeous outfits you can try

30 Jun 2020

Vaani Kapoor's most gorgeous outfits you can try

Vaani Kapoor is one of the most talented and beautiful actresses out there.

Movie distribution startup FilMe acquires rights to 'Angrezi Medium', 'Bala'

28 Jun 2020

Movie distribution startup FilMe acquires rights to 'Angrezi Medium', 'Bala'

FilMe, a brand new offline film distribution startup, is looking to help filmmakers and producers reach a currently inaccessible set of audience.

Sushant's cousin feels he was facing pressure from Bollywood

28 Jun 2020

Sushant's cousin feels he was facing pressure from Bollywood

Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise has triggered discussions around pertinent issues like nepotism, favoritism, and bullying in the film fraternity.

Dia Mirza's five best summer outfits

28 Jun 2020

Dia Mirza's five best summer outfits

Dia Mirza is one of the most beautiful and talented actors in Bollywood.

SSR suicide case: Police questions YRF casting director Shanoo Sharma

28 Jun 2020

SSR suicide case: Police questions YRF casting director Shanoo Sharma

The Mumbai Police on Saturday interrogated Shanoo Sharma, a noted casting director with Yash Raj Films (YRF), in connection with the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Sushant's family to set up a foundation in his honor

27 Jun 2020

Sushant's family to set up a foundation in his honor

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's family will set up a foundation called Singh Rajput Foundation (SSRF), to support individuals aspiring to work in the fields of cinema, science, and sports - three subjects that were extremely close to his heart.

Nawazuddin sends legal notice to estranged wife Aaliya for defamation

27 Jun 2020

Nawazuddin sends legal notice to estranged wife Aaliya for defamation

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has sent a legal notice to his estranged wife Aaliya (aka Anjana Anand Kishor Pandey) for alleged defamation.

People complained they weren't 'invited' for Sushant's funeral: Sandip

26 Jun 2020

People complained they weren't 'invited' for Sushant's funeral: Sandip

Bollywood producer Sandip Ssingh, who is currently dealing with the loss of his close friend and actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has opened up on his untimely demise.

Sushant's father reveals actor wanted to get married next year

26 Jun 2020

Sushant's father reveals actor wanted to get married next year

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's father, KK Singh, has opened up to the media for the first time after his untimely demise. He talked about his death and his mental state.