Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) One of the most good looking actors of Hindi cinema model-turned Arjun Rampal, also known for his fashion sense, doesn't take the titles given to him seriously. More »I'm neither macho nor metrosexual, says Arjun Rampal
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Successful Telugu revenge-drama "Eega" will be screened at the Cannes International Film Fesitval's film market section May 20. More »'Eega' to be screened at Cannes film market
Gurgaon, May 14 (IANS) The 14th International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA) will be held in Macau from June 4 it was announced here Tuesday. This is the second time that the event will be held in the city. More »14th IIFA to be held in Macau
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) All films should not be measured with the same yardstick, feels director Sangeeth Sivan, and suggests that those who don't have an appetite for over-the-top comedy should avoid "Yamla Pagla Deewana 2" (YPD2). More »Dislike over-the-top comedy, avoid YPD2: Sangeeth Sivan
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Despite good opening in the domestic market, Tamil crime-comedy "Soodhu Kavvum" and Telugu romantic-drama "Sukumarudu" have failed to keep the cash registers ringing in the overseas market. More »'Soodhu Kavvum', 'Sukumarudu' disappoint in overseas market
By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One must allow in-season testing to avoid the risk next year of tyres lasting only a handful of laps and races being cut short, according to Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery. Under fire for the quick-wearing 2013 compounds that led to a blizzard of pitstops in Spain on Sunday, Hembery warned that a current testing ban made it harder for the Italian company to meet significant technical challenges coming in 2014. ... More »Pirelli urges Formula One to relax testing rules
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) It's a misconception that a director has to compromise with his or her ideas while working with a big banner, says "Aurangzeb" director Atul Sabharwal and admits that under the umbrella of a big name "you are protected". More »Big banners don't entail compromises: Atul Sabharwal
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - CNN anchor Zoraida Sambolin said on Tuesday that she had breast cancer and was getting a double mastectomy, following an announcement by actress Angelina Jolie that she had undergone that procedure. Sambolin, who anchors CNN's "Early Start" morning show, discussed her condition on the show while talking about Jolie's preventive double mastectomy. "I struggled for weeks trying to figure out how tell you that I had been diagnosed with breast cancer and was leaving to have surgery," Sambolin, 47, said in a posting to her Facebook page. "Then .. ... More »CNN anchor Sambolin has cancer, is getting double mastectomy
By Ronald Grover (Reuters) - Mel Brooks, whose long career in comedy includes writing and directing hilarious films like "The Producers" and "Young Frankenstein," will receive the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award on June 6. And if you ask him, it's about time. "They're finally recognizing that I'm a pretty good director," the 86-year-old former standup comedian said in a wide-ranging interview at his Culver City offices near Los Angeles. "They say, 'Comedy force, good writer, funny actor. Nobody ever, in the press or anywhere, said I was a good director. ... More »Mel Brooks: 'I'm finally getting recognized as a good director'
Playing a cop comes easy to South superstar Prithviraj; however, the actor had quite a challenge at hand essaying his career's 16th cop role for his upcoming film AURANGZEB under the Yash Raj banner since he plays a true-north Indian inspector, for which the actor had to overcome the challenge of speaking in the local dialect.Not only did he have to flawlessly deliver his dialogues while dubbing for the film but he also plays narrator in several parts of the film, for which th More »AURANGZEB: Prithviraj underwent four month workshop to perfect his accent
Bollywood veteran actress Deepti Naval won the best actress award at the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF). The actress was honoured for her role as Leela Krishnamoorthy, a middle aged widow, in debut filmmaker Avinash Kumar Singh's LISTEN AMAYA. Deepti Naval essays an author backed role of a single mother who refuses to break down after the untimely death of her husband and owns and runs an offbeat library-cum-coffee shop.LISTEN AMAYA also featured Farooq Shaikh More »Deepti Naval wins best actress at New York Indian Film Festival for LISTEN AMAYA
Sonakshi Sinha is trying her level best to get into the skin of the character for her upcoming film LOOTERA, opposite Ranveer Singh. Sonakshi Sinha's character in LOOTERA is of Zamindar's daughter who has been to Shantiniketan, knows to paint, write and enjoy finer tastes of lifeSonakshi Sinha personally is a good painter and has learned painting during her SNDT college days. She just took a refresh course before she started shooting the film. Vikramaditya Motwane wan More »Sonakshi Sinha turns Ranveer's tutor for LOOTERA
Rishi Kapoor's much anticipated look from Nikhil Advani's upcoming action thriller film D DAY has now been unveiled. Clad in whites, blues and brown suits and silk kurtas, with black hair and a mustache, Rishi Kapoor is the picture of sublime aristocracy and raw power. Add the retro red aviators and you've got a look that is going to be etched into people's minds for years to come. The seasoned actor plays a fictional character codenamed Goldman by the Indian security estab More »Rishi Kapoor's much awaited look from D-DAY is out
UTV Motion Pictures has roped in the blockbuster actor-director Jodi of Emraan Hashmi and Kunal Deshmukh for a masala entertainer. This will be the comeback for this super hit duo who have entertained audiences with back to back hits earlier. The shoot is scheduled to start immediately after the release of GHANCHAKKAR, the quirky suspense roller coaster which is slated to release in June. The casting for the female lead is underway and would be announced soon. More »UTV Motion Pictures' reunites Emraan and Kunal Deshmukh for masala thriller
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) It's time to brighten up the interiors of your home and go for trendy wall colours like lime, orange, purples, pink and sky blue. More »Redo your home decor with bright, bold shades
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Abhay Deol, who is set to make his small screen debut as a host, says he is not late for TV, it's just that it didn't feature in his scheme of things. More »Not late, just had no small screen plans: Abhay Deol
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Praising her co-star Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor says only he has the 'inocence' to play the lead in "Raanjhanaa". More »Only Dhanush has 'innocence' to play 'Raanjhanaa': Sonam
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Britain's Home Office Tuesday announced launch of a same-day, "super priority" visa service for Indian travellers, an official announcement said here. More »Britain launches same-day visa service for Indians
REUTERS - Here is a look at some female celebrities who have suffered breast cancer after Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed on Tuesday she underwent a preventive double mastectomy to reduce the risk of breast cancer: SHERYL CROW: - Grammy-winning rock star Sheryl Crow, 51, was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer in February 2006 after a routine mammogram. She has campaigned for women aged over 35 to have annual mammograms. "I can safely say my life has changed in every way. I feel keenly aware of how precious and fleeting life is," she wrote on her website. ... More »Factbox: Celebrities with breast cancer
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): Sonam Kapoor recently confessed that she likes everything about stardom. More »I love everything about stardom, says Sonam Kapoor
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Tamil director Gaurav Narayanan is gung ho about his team for having successfully completed the first schedule of "Sigaram Thodu" in extreme climatic conditions in the Himalayas. More »Team 'Sigaram Thodu' shoots in minus 2 degrees temperature
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Will and Jada Smith's elder son Jaden is looking forward to buying his own house and getting emancipated from his star parents. More »Jaden Smith keen to be emancipated from parents Will and Jada
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Jessica Simpson is reportedly furious over the gay comments her former husband, Nick Lachey, made about her father, Joe Simpson. More »Jessica Simpson furious at Nick Lachey over 'gay joke about her dad'
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): Ranbir Kapoor, who is playing the role of a travel videographer in his upcoming film- 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani', revealed some of his travel secrets while promoting the film in Mumbai. More »Ranbir Kapoor unveils some travel secrets while promoting 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani'