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Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya opens up about his controversial autobiography

24 May 2020

Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya opens up about his controversial autobiography

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's estranged wife Aaliya aka Anjana Kishore Pandey has opened up about his controversial 2017 autobiography, saying that she had warned the actor against writing it but he did not pay heed.

'Ghoomketu' review: A senseless and unnecessary film

23 May 2020

'Ghoomketu' review: A senseless and unnecessary film

Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer Ghoomketu (streaming now on ZEE5) is a film about films, writing, family, and the struggle that is typical to the city of Mumbai.

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

21 May 2020

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

As theaters across the country remain indefinitely shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, more and more producers are eyeing a direct-to-digital release for their films.

Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya accuses his family of physically torturing her

20 May 2020

Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya accuses his family of physically torturing her

The controversy surrounding the divorce between Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and his wife Aaliya is getting messier by the day.

Nawazuddin's wife files for divorce, sends legal notice: Report

18 May 2020

Nawazuddin's wife files for divorce, sends legal notice: Report

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's wife Aaliya has sent a legal notice to him, demanding divorce and maintenance, several reports said on Monday.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, family quarantined at home after reaching Muzaffarnagar

18 May 2020

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, family quarantined at home after reaching Muzaffarnagar

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and his family were placed under home quarantine for 14 days at their residence in Budhana in Muzaffarnagar district (Uttar Pradesh).

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

03 Feb 2020

Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

The nominations for the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 are out.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's sister passes away at 26, after battling cancer

08 Dec 2019

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's sister passes away at 26, after battling cancer

In a tragic incident, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's sister Syama Tamshi Siddiqui passed away on Saturday, after losing a long battle with cancer. She was 26 years old.

Total Chaknachoor: 'Motichoor Chaknachoor' director Debamitra Biswal disowns the film

20 Nov 2019

Total Chaknachoor: 'Motichoor Chaknachoor' director Debamitra Biswal disowns the film

Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Athiya Shetty-starrer Motichoor Chaknachoor, which hit the theaters on November 15, clearly fell short of expectations. The film opened to poor critic reviews and was even dismissed by the audiences.

Twitter addresses the irony in Bhumi Pednekar's brownface in 'Bala'

14 Oct 2019

Twitter addresses the irony in Bhumi Pednekar's brownface in 'Bala'

The trailer for Bala, starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar, dropped last week and the film is already drawing criticism on Twitter.

'Motichoor Chaknachoor' trailer: Nawazuddin, Athiya in a quirky marriage drama

12 Oct 2019

'Motichoor Chaknachoor' trailer: Nawazuddin, Athiya in a quirky marriage drama

What happens when two strangers, desperate to get married for their own peculiar reasons, tie the knot and leave the rest to fortune's play?

'Sacred Games,' 'Lust Stories' get nominated for International Emmy Awards

20 Sep 2019

'Sacred Games,' 'Lust Stories' get nominated for International Emmy Awards

It's a triple treat for Anurag Kashyap as his directed works have got three nominations at the International Emmy Awards.

Tamilrockers strikes again, this time leaks all 'Sacred Games-2' episodes

16 Aug 2019

Tamilrockers strikes again, this time leaks all 'Sacred Games-2' episodes

Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Sacred Games 2, which was released yesterday on Netflix, became the recent target of piracy giant Tamilrockers.

Amrita Rao falls prey to cyber-crime, Twitter account gets hacked

13 Jul 2019

Amrita Rao falls prey to cyber-crime, Twitter account gets hacked

When it comes to security, Twitter is ranked the lowest amongst all social media platforms.

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

09 Jul 2019

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

Streaming giant Netflix has released the much-awaited trailer of its maiden Indian original series, Sacred Games' second season.

Is Sunil Shetty's daughter Athiya dating cricketer KL Rahul?

29 Jun 2019

Is Sunil Shetty's daughter Athiya dating cricketer KL Rahul?

Hero actress Athiya Shetty and cricketer KL Rahul are the latest lovebirds of B-town, if reports are to be believed.

Anurag Kashyap says 'Gangs of Wasseypur' "ruined" his life

23 Jun 2019

Anurag Kashyap says 'Gangs of Wasseypur' "ruined" his life

It was an overdue cinematic revolution for Bollywood when the atypical, nasty crime-drama, Gangs of Wasseypur hit our theaters back in 2012.

'Laal Kaptaan' first look out, Saif impresses as a sadhu

21 May 2019

'Laal Kaptaan' first look out, Saif impresses as a sadhu

The first look of Saif Ali Khan's next, Laal Kaptaan, got released yesterday, and has him sporting the look of a naga sanyasi, with hair tied up in a bun on top, face smeared with ash, and a red teeka on the forehead.

Netflix, OnePlus launch posters of 'Sacred Games' Season 2

10 May 2019

Netflix, OnePlus launch posters of 'Sacred Games' Season 2

Days after dropping the first teaser of their hit thriller series, Sacred Games, Netflix, in partnership with OnePlus, has revealed the character posters of the show's protagonist, Inspector Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan), and antagonist Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).

'Sacred Games' Season 2 teaser released. Here's what we know

07 May 2019

'Sacred Games' Season 2 teaser released. Here's what we know

It has been almost a year since Netflix dropped its Indian thriller series Sacred Games, directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap, and we've all been waiting for the second season to come out ever since.

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

10 Feb 2019

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

Sacred Games on Netflix made quite the buzz when Season 1 showed the story of the feared gangster Ganesh Gaitonde played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui and the honest cop Sartaj Singh, played by Saif Ali Khan.

'Manikarnika' box office report: Kangana's movie gets much-needed boost

27 Jan 2019

'Manikarnika' box office report: Kangana's movie gets much-needed boost

Kangana Ranaut's Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi is doing wonders at the box office. The movie, which was released amid controversies and protests, has managed to impress the audience.

Kangana's 'Manikarnika', Siddiqui's 'Thackeray' leaked online by Tamilrockers

26 Jan 2019

Kangana's 'Manikarnika', Siddiqui's 'Thackeray' leaked online by Tamilrockers

Is there an end to piracy?

'Manikarnika' first day collection: Kangana's movie gets a dull start

26 Jan 2019

'Manikarnika' first day collection: Kangana's movie gets a dull start

Kangana Ranaut's Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi was one of the most anticipated releases of the year.

Despite being Muslim, Nawazuddin is fine being 'Thackeray'. Here's why

18 Jan 2019

Despite being Muslim, Nawazuddin is fine being 'Thackeray'. Here's why

After winning hearts with his exemplary portrayal of Urdu iconoclast Saadat Haasan Manto, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is back with Thackeray, and the movie looks exceptional.

Producer Sanjay Raut wants 'Thackeray' uncensored like Balasaheb Thackeray

28 Dec 2018

Producer Sanjay Raut wants 'Thackeray' uncensored like Balasaheb Thackeray

Thackeray released its first trailer on December 26 and offered a look at the rise of Balasaheb Thackeray and his actions while in power as founder and head of the Shiv Sena party.

'Thackeray' trailer reveals the leader's power, but film faces censorship

26 Dec 2018

'Thackeray' trailer reveals the leader's power, but film faces censorship

Thackeray released its first trailer today, December 26, after much anticipation among fans following the two teasers that gave them a peek into the life of Balasaheb Thackeray, the leader on whom the film is based.

Indian movies and shows to watch if you like 'Mirzapur'

16 Dec 2018

Indian movies and shows to watch if you like 'Mirzapur'

Mirzapur aired on Amazon Prime this November and received acclaim for the nuanced portrayal of gang violence in Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh.

Filmmaker Nandita Das to be honored with FIAPF Award

23 Nov 2018

Filmmaker Nandita Das to be honored with FIAPF Award

Filmmaker Nandita Das will be honored with the FIAPF (French: Fédération Internationale des Associations de Producteurs de Films) Award at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) in Brisbane, Australia.

'Narcos: Mexico' stars Micheal Pena, Diego Luna meet 'Sacred-Games' team

12 Nov 2018

'Narcos: Mexico' stars Micheal Pena, Diego Luna meet 'Sacred-Games' team

It was an iconic off-screen crossover of two of Netflix's popular series when 'Narcos: Mexico' stars Michael Pena and Diego Luna met the full cast of 'Sacred Games' yesterday, including Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, showrunner Vikramaditya Motwane, directors Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan and writer Varun Grover.

#MeToo: Kubbra Sait slams Niharika Singh, defends Nawazuddin Siddiqui

11 Nov 2018

#MeToo: Kubbra Sait slams Niharika Singh, defends Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Bollywood's #MeToo movement was highlighted once again after former beauty queen Niharika Singh accused Nawazuddin Siddiqui of repeated sexual harassment.

#MeToo: Niharika calls Nawazuddin sexually repressed, makes shocking revelations

10 Nov 2018

#MeToo: Niharika calls Nawazuddin sexually repressed, makes shocking revelations

Bollywood, recently, witnessed its long overdue #MeToo movement, where women called out powerful men for sexually harassing them.

Nawazuddin's sister battles breast cancer, actor shares heart-warming message

13 Oct 2018

Nawazuddin's sister battles breast cancer, actor shares heart-warming message

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is one of the celebrities who maintain a low profile as far as personal life is concerned.

#MeToo effect: Fate of 'Sacred Games' Season 2 uncertain

11 Oct 2018

#MeToo effect: Fate of 'Sacred Games' Season 2 uncertain

The second season of 'Sacred Games', the Indian Netflix original which garnered widespread applaud, is in jeopardy in the wake of #MeToo movement which led to the dissolution of Phantom Films.

Oscars 2019: 'Raazi', 'Padmaavat' to be India's official entries?

22 Sep 2018

Oscars 2019: 'Raazi', 'Padmaavat' to be India's official entries?

As we get closer to Oscars 2019, the Indian Film Industry looks firmly determined to bag the golden trophy in 'Best Foreign Language' Category this time.

A part of Manto still lives with me: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

21 Sep 2018

A part of Manto still lives with me: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawazuddin Siddiqui says after playing the title role in Saadat Hasan Manto's biopic, a part of the famed short-story writer still lives inside him; a quality he imbibed- not to be judgmental.

'Sacred Games' to return with a second season, confirms Netflix

21 Sep 2018

'Sacred Games' to return with a second season, confirms Netflix

Netflix has officially greenlit the hit series 'Sacred Games' for a second season.

Manto: A storyteller, a cynic and a troubled soul

20 Sep 2018

Manto: A storyteller, a cynic and a troubled soul

As Nandita Das' biopic of 'Manto' starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui is all set to release tomorrow, we take a look at the hype around the inscrutable writer.

Here's why 'Sacred Games' success didn't surprise Radhika Apte

24 Aug 2018

Here's why 'Sacred Games' success didn't surprise Radhika Apte

'Sacred Games', Radhika Apte's second project with Netflix, has quickly attained a cult following and Apte credits the people behind the camera for its success.