New York, December 10 (ANI): Disney has purchased the distribution rights to the 'Indiana Jones' franchise from Paramount, which has sparked off rumors that it will make a come back. More »Disney purchases distribution rights of 'Indiana Jones'
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Aamir Khan, who is set to attend the opening ceremony of the 11th Chennai International Film Festival (CIFF) Thursday, will bear his own expenses for the trip to the Tamil Nadu capital. He is following in the footsteps of megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who had attended the event last year at his own expense. The eight-day festival is being organised by the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation in association with the government of Tamil Nadu. "Aamir Khan has agreed to grace the opening ceremony of our fest (CIFF). More »Aamir to attend Chennai film fest at own expense
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) The trailer of Yash Raj Films' forthcoming crime thriller "Gunday" will be unveiled at the ongoing Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) in the presence of its star cast and director Ali Abbas Zafar. More »'Gunday' trailer to premiere at Dubai film fest
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi, who will be seen opposite Madhuri Dixit in a key role in "Dedh Ishqiya", says she had an amazing experience working with the 1990s diva of Hindi films. Huma, who herself wowed everyone with her performance in crime saga "Gangs of Wasseypur", is mesmerised with Madhuri's performance in Abhishek Chaubey's layered hinterland-based drama. "It was an amazing experience working with Madhuri. In this film she is playing a begum and you would not have seen her before in such a character," Huma said here Monday during the film's promotion at a radio station. More »Huma vowed by Madhuri's performance in 'Dedh Ishqiya'
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Katy Perry has opened up about her split with Russell Brand, claiming that she only "ate flamin' hot Cheetos and drank" right after the breakdown of her marriage. More »Katy Perry only 'ate Cheetos and drank' post Russell Brand split
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Ben Affleck has confessed that the only movie he actually regrets starring in is 'Daredevil'. The 41-year-old actor told Playboy magazine that the regret kills him because he loved the story and the character, and the fact that the movie got "f***ed up" the way it did, stays with him, Contactmusic reported. The 'Argo' director believes that his regret over the film is part of the motivation for him to play the role of Batman in his upcoming film. While reassuring his fans that Batman will be a much better film, Affleck said that if he believed that the result of his upcoming flick would be anything like 'Daredevil', he would be out there picketing himself because he would never make a movie if he didn't think it was going to be good. More »Ben Affleck regrets starring in 'Daredevil'
While, Kareena Kapoor was full of pouts and still the Poo of Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Ranbir Kapoor looked very out of place, and uncomfortable throughout the interview. It looked like Ranbir was heavily guarded and was weighing every single word that he spoke. Kareena and Karan kept pushing Ranbir to talk about Katrina Kaif, but Ranbir was tight lipped about his ladylove. And Kareena was her usual self – outspoken, direct, a bit nasty – but that’s Kareena Kapoor, oops, Kareena Kapoor Khan for you! Now, this is what everyone saw. More »Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif: What’s The Truth Behind Their Status?
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Actress Madhuri Dixit, who plays Begum Para, an attractive yet dangerous woman in "Dedh Ishqiya", says the various facets of the character attracted her the most. "The best thing I liked about the role is that Begum Para is a multilayered character," Madhuri said here. "What kind of woman Begum Para is, actually revealed at the end in the film," she added. A sequel to the 2010 hit "Ishqiya", which starred Vidya Balan, Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi, "Dedh Ishqiya" sees Naseer and Arshad reprising their respective roles. More »Madhuri Dixit: Liked Begum Para's multilayered character
London, Dec. 10 (ANI): Brad Pitt and fiance Angelina Jolie are reportedly planning to tie the knot four times in four different destination weddings. More »Are Brangelina planning 4 wedding ceremonies?
Some of the critically acclaimed movies like 'Gravity', action flick 'A Good Day to Die Hard' and 'The Hangover Part III' have made it to the list. 1. Gravity (factual error): The shuttle's original mission in the movie was to service Hubble, but when the shuttle gets wrecked, Kowalsky moves with Stone to the ISS which appears to be "a short hike away". 2. A Good Day to Die Hard (continuity mistake): In the car chase, when the blue van is hit, the left side headlight dislodges and is dangling down for most of the chase, but in a far shot, the right headlight is seen dangling. 3. The Hangover Part III (factual error): In a scene, Chow is seen carrying around 21 million dollars worth gold bullion, a bar weighs 400 ounces and the gold prices at that time were around 1,200 dollars per ounce. More »Top 10 'movie mistakes' of 2013 revealed
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Suneel Darshan's son Shiv Darshan, who will make his Bollywood debut with "Karle Pyaar Karle" in 2014, credits his choice of an acting career to Akshay Kumar. "I never wanted to be an actor, but one day when my dad was shooting for 'Talaash: The Hunt Begins...' (2003) with Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Akshay could not make it on the set as he was unwell, so my dad called me on the set for one shot on his place...That time I had a long hair and I had to cut it for that scene," Shiv told IANS. "That is when I realised how much fun it is to be an actor...so in a way I am an actor only because of Akshay Kumar. Shiv says Akshay gave him a call after he watched the trailer of "Karle Pyaar Karle". More »I'm an actor because of Akshay Kumar: Shiv Darshan
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Katy Perry has shed light on why she briefly broke-up with John Mayer earlier in 2013, asserting that at the time she wasn't completely over her split from Russell Brand. The 29-year-old singer told Marie Claire Magazine that breaking-up with Mayer was like a splash of cold water to search inward on what was going on with her and that was exactly what let her to a new awakening, ABC News reported. More »Katy Perry reveals why she briefly broke-up with John Mayer
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): American filmmaker Adam Shankman is currently seeking treatment in a rehab center for undisclosed issues, it has been revealed. More »US filmmaker Adam Shankman 'seeks treatment' in rehab
But Prabhudheva and Tigmanshu Dhulia feel the comparisons are not only odious, they are also uncalled for. While Saif Ali Khan starrer "Bullett Raja" came out on Nov 29, Shahid Kapoor's "R...Raajkumar" was released on Dec 6 and none could do wonders at the box office. In both films Sonakshi Sinha has played the female lead. Said the choreographer-director: "I've the highest regard for Tigmanshu Dhulia's work. More »Prabhudheva, Tigmanshu Dhulia steer clear of comparisons
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Superstar Mahesh Babu is impressed by his seven-year-old son Gautham Krishna's ability to lip sync and mouth dialogues in upcoming Telugu action-thriller "1: Nenokkadine". Gautham plays the younger version of Mahesh in the film, slated to release next year. "Mahesh was extremely happy that Gautham was able to perfectly mouth his lines in the very first take. He didn't even need retakes as he was so confident with his lines and even produced the required modulation for the scenes," the film's director B. Sukumar told IANS. More »Mahesh Babu impressed by son's dubbing
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Tamil cinema's overnight poster boy Vijay Sethupathi, who has scored multiple hits with films such as "Pizza", "Soodhu Kavvum" and "Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom" with debut directors, has signed thriller "Mellisai" with another first-time director. I have also turned down a few projects," Vijay told IANS. More »Vijay Sethupathi signs sixth project with debutant
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Television actress Avika Gor, who is making her Telugu cinematic debut with romantic-drama "Uyyala Jampala", has already earned a name for herself in the market through the dubbed version of her TV show "Balika Vadhu", said its director Virinchi Varma. Avika has gained immense popularity through "Chinnari Pellikuthuru", the Telugu dubbed version of "Balika Vadhu". "She isn't a new face because almost every Telugu household can recognise Avika through her serial now. More »Avika Gor already popular in Telugu cine world
New York, December 10 (ANI): Adam Sandler has topped the list of Forbes Magazine's The Most Overpaid Actors of 2013 list. More »Adam Sandler tops Forbes' 'Most Overpaid Actors 2013' list
Washington, December 10 (ANI): Eleanor Parker, who gained fame for her role of a baroness vying for the affections of Colonel Von Trapp, played by Christopher Plummer in 'The Sound of Music', has died at the age of 91. More »'The Sound of Music' star Eleanor Parker passes away at 91
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Katy Perry has confessed that her former hubby, Russell Brand, wanted to start a family with her, but she refused because she felt like he would use the kids to control her. More »Katy Perry refused to have Russell Brand's babies as she didn't want to be controlled
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston has confessed that she had the most awkward phase of her life during her 30's, which ironically also happens to be the time when she was married to Brad Pitt. The 44-year-old actress told Parade Magazine that right now she has nothing to worry about, although she didn't recall having a care in the world at 25 either, as all that started in her 30s, Us Magazine reported. More »Aniston 'went through awkward phase in her 30's' while married to Pitt
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Britney Spears has confessed that she feels having a daughter would not make her feel as alone in the world anymore. The 32-year-old singer told InStyle magazine that if she ever had a daughter, she would be like having a mini-her, ABC News reported. The 'Womanizer' hitmaker, who currently has two sons from her marriage to Kevin Federline, added that it will be crazy as she is going to feel like she has a second person in the world like herself. More »Britney Spears believes having a daughter will make her less lonely