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KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

10 Jul 2020

KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

Alia Bhatt, who has been at the receiving end of criticism due to the ongoing nepotism debate in the film industry, has landed into another controversy.

Good Bad Films: Anurag Kashyap launches new production banner

01 Jun 2020

Good Bad Films: Anurag Kashyap launches new production banner

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap on Monday announced that he has launched a new production company called Good Bad Films.

Anushka Sharma's series 'Paatal Lok' to release on May 15

24 Apr 2020

Anushka Sharma's series 'Paatal Lok' to release on May 15

Anushka Sharma is all set to foray into the world of web shows as a producer.

Anushka Sharma shares teaser of her upcoming Amazon series

21 Apr 2020

Anushka Sharma shares teaser of her upcoming Amazon series

Anushka Sharma just shared the first teaser of her upcoming web series.

Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

29 Feb 2020

Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

Big B is all praises for the younger generation of Bollywood. After saying great things about his Brahmastra co-star Ranbir Kapoor, veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan took to social media once again, this time to appreciate Alia Bhatt, calling her "effervescent" and "supremely talented".

Diljit Dosanjh asks Gal Gadot to make "Gobi wale Pranthe"

19 Nov 2019

Diljit Dosanjh asks Gal Gadot to make "Gobi wale Pranthe"

Actor-singer Diljit Dosanjh is known for his mischievous acts, both onscreen and on social media.

I'll be the happiest girl: Kareena on Alia-Ranbir's prospective wedding

14 Oct 2019

I'll be the happiest girl: Kareena on Alia-Ranbir's prospective wedding

It's no secret that love-birds Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor have been dating each other for quite some time, and rumors about their prospective wedding refuse to die down.

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.

Kareena Kapoor's midnight birthday bash was all about happy moments

21 Sep 2019

Kareena Kapoor's midnight birthday bash was all about happy moments

Kareena Kapoor Khan turns 39 today, and given her private nature, she chose to spend the day with her dear ones.

How was Shahid Kapoor's first-ever meeting with Mira? Actor reveals

11 Sep 2019

How was Shahid Kapoor's first-ever meeting with Mira? Actor reveals

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput are happily married for four years now, and are proud parents to Misha and Zain.

'Kabir Singh' review: Shahid Kapoor is the only saving grace

21 Jun 2019

'Kabir Singh' review: Shahid Kapoor is the only saving grace

Whether a feeling or an emotion, whatever undying love is, it boasts of an indomitable character.

Shahid Kapoor waxed! Unveils his statue at Madame Tussauds, Singapore

16 May 2019

Shahid Kapoor waxed! Unveils his statue at Madame Tussauds, Singapore

Last July, Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor had said on Instagram that his wax statue at Madame Tussauds, Singapore, is being made.

Shahid Kapoor smoked nearly 20 cigarettes daily for 'Kabir Singh'

12 Apr 2019

Shahid Kapoor smoked nearly 20 cigarettes daily for 'Kabir Singh'

Just three days back, teaser of Shahid Kapoor's Kabir Singh was released, and we are still in awe.

#KabirSingh Teaser: Shahid looks convincing in a rebellious avatar

08 Apr 2019

#KabirSingh Teaser: Shahid looks convincing in a rebellious avatar

He drinks, he swears, he's a rebel and he's a doctor - that's what Kabir Singh teaser, which was unveiled on Monday, told us about Shahid Kapoor.

Is Taimur's nanny's salary higher than bureaucrats?

12 Mar 2019

Is Taimur's nanny's salary higher than bureaucrats?

Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi is one of the most popular kids in the country, and there's no denying this.

Shahid Kapoor's new bike is worth a flat in Delhi

08 Mar 2019

Shahid Kapoor's new bike is worth a flat in Delhi

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has "1250 reasons to smile" these days, courtesy his new ride.

Diljit won't unveil his wax statue today. Reason is heart-warming

28 Feb 2019

Diljit won't unveil his wax statue today. Reason is heart-warming

Diljit Dosanjh, who was all set to unveil his wax figure at the prestigious Madame Tussauds in Delhi today, has postponed the launch indefinitely.

Diljit Dosanjh becomes first turbaned Sikh to have wax statue

26 Feb 2019

Diljit Dosanjh becomes first turbaned Sikh to have wax statue

Diljit Dosanjh, the rising sensation from Punjab, successfully carved a niche for himself with his impeccable acting prowess.

'Sonchiriya' promotions: Ahead of release, Sushant to meet real dacoits

23 Feb 2019

'Sonchiriya' promotions: Ahead of release, Sushant to meet real dacoits

Sushant Singh Rajput, who is gearing up for the release of Sonchiriya, is leaving no stone unturned to promote his movie.

'Good News': Here's how Akshay and Kareena won #10YearChallenge

23 Jan 2019

'Good News': Here's how Akshay and Kareena won #10YearChallenge

Bollywood is taken over by the #10YearChallenge and celebrities are sharing pictures of their mind-boggling transformation.

Nihalani, famous for chopping scenes, approaches HC against Censor Board

05 Nov 2018

Nihalani, famous for chopping scenes, approaches HC against Censor Board

There was a time when former Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Pahlaj Nihalani was known to be at loggerheads with filmmakers for chopping scenes.

Taking too many risks as an actor is 'illogical': Shahid

09 Sep 2018

Taking too many risks as an actor is 'illogical': Shahid

It's his passion for acting that makes Shahid Kapoor push himself as a performer, but he is also aware of the fact that taking too many risks as an actor is "illogical."

Alia hits 22 million mark on Instagram, posts heartfelt message

27 May 2018

Alia hits 22 million mark on Instagram, posts heartfelt message

Alia Bhatt is on her way to emerge the next reigning queen of Bollywood.

Why Alia Bhatt is a role-model for New Age Cinema

18 May 2018

Why Alia Bhatt is a role-model for New Age Cinema

When Alia Bhatt entered the industry with Karan Johar's SOTY, she was written off as just another Bollywood star kid.

'Raazi' opening weekend collection: Alia's film defies all predictions

14 May 2018

'Raazi' opening weekend collection: Alia's film defies all predictions

'Raazi', a spy-thriller driven by a female character, was expected to put up average numbers upon its release. Such has been the case with this genre of films over the years.

Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi' makes an impressive start at box office

12 May 2018

Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi' makes an impressive start at box office

On the back of a powerful story and brilliant performances, 'Raazi' has made a good start at the box-office.

Zoya Hussain, Manav Vij to join Saif for Navdeep's next

26 Mar 2018

Zoya Hussain, Manav Vij to join Saif for Navdeep's next

Actor Saif Ali Khan has signed an untitled film with "NH 10" director Navdeep Singh.

Women's Day: 6 contemporary Bollywood films that celebrate womanhood

08 Mar 2018

Women's Day: 6 contemporary Bollywood films that celebrate womanhood

Stories of women have always been told in Bollywood. Though before Vidya Balan, they were few and far between.

FIR against Diljit Dosanjh for allegedly hurting Sikh sentiments

22 Feb 2018

FIR against Diljit Dosanjh for allegedly hurting Sikh sentiments

Troubles seem to be chasing the team of 'Welcome To New York.' After a song by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan sparked a controversy for the makers, an FIR has now been filed against the lead actor of the film, Diljit Dosanjh.

Post 'Padmaavat', Shahid Kapoor's career gets a massive boost

15 Feb 2018

Post 'Padmaavat', Shahid Kapoor's career gets a massive boost

For an actor whose previous highest grossing movie stood at a meager Rs. 68 crore to now have a Rs. 250 crore plus blockbuster to his name is quite a feat. The actor in mention here is Shahid Kapoor who took massive strides with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat'.

Adding to makers' woes, Padmaavat leaked online on release day

25 Jan 2018

Adding to makers' woes, Padmaavat leaked online on release day

The same day Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial Padmaavat released after a lengthy battle, admins of a Facebook page decided to leak the whole movie online.

Kareena will throw a shoe at you, says Saif

11 Jan 2018

Kareena will throw a shoe at you, says Saif

Actor Saif Ali Khan, whose film 'Kaalakaandi' will hit the theatres this Friday, has some really interesting things to say about wife Kareena Kapoor's next film 'Veere Di Wedding'.

4 recent Bollywood films with controversial titles

06 Jan 2018

4 recent Bollywood films with controversial titles

Bollywood doesn't need a strong reason to spark off a controversy. And, thanks to the easily-outraged audience, which specialize in finding faults in minute things, the mole becomes a mountain, sooner than later.

5 Bollywood movies marred by controversies before their release

24 Nov 2017

5 Bollywood movies marred by controversies before their release

It would be absolutely justified to say that Bollywood thrives on controversies. There are controversies around everything - be it actors, their clothes, their religion or even a dialogue can spark off a controversy.

5 Bollywood movies marred by controversies before their release

18 Nov 2017

5 Bollywood movies marred by controversies before their release

It would be absolutely justified to say that Bollywood thrives on controversies. There are controversies around everything - be it actors, their clothes, their religion or even a dialogue can spark off a controversy.

Pahlaj Nihalani's 'Julie 2' cleared without cuts!

12 Sep 2017

Pahlaj Nihalani's 'Julie 2' cleared without cuts!

The Censor Board's verdict on Pahlaj Nihalani's 'Julie 2' is out. Surprisingly, sources say it has been cleared without any cut!

'Sanskari' Pahlaj Nihalani presents adult movie 'Julie 2'. What!

04 Sep 2017

'Sanskari' Pahlaj Nihalani presents adult movie 'Julie 2'. What!

You read that right. The former Censor Board chief who stayed in news only for his extreme standards of "sanskar" is now shedding the image he portrayed for 2.5 years.

Pahlaj Nihalani sacked as CBFC Chief, Prasoon Joshi replaces him

11 Aug 2017

Pahlaj Nihalani sacked as CBFC Chief, Prasoon Joshi replaces him

Pahlaj Nihalani has been sacked from his post as the chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification.

CBFC can now shame women for their dressing style too!

03 Aug 2017

CBFC can now shame women for their dressing style too!

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has been embroiled in controversies over censor-cuts and certifications in recent times, especially after Pahlaj Nihalani was appointed its Director in 2015.

Harmanpreet's 171* knock takes India to World Cup finals

21 Jul 2017

Harmanpreet's 171* knock takes India to World Cup finals

India's Harmanpreet Kaur smashed unbeaten 171 runs in just 115 balls to take Indian women's team to the finals of the 2017 ICC Women's Cricket World Cup in England.