Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Jack Huston has been roped to play Eric Draven in the remake of 'The Crow' which was originally played by Brandon Lee in the 1994 film, it has been revealed. Huston will portray the role of the tragic hero in a film that will be directed by 'The Hallow's Corin Hardy and will begin production in 2015, Deadline.com reported. Pressman will be producing the Relativity's remake with Kevin Misher, Ryan Kavanaugh and Jeff Waxman. More »Jack Huston roped in to play Eric Draven in 'The Crow' remake
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Kangana Ranaut's 28th birthday was spent doing something as special as launching the poster of her upcoming film "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" at a wedding-themed event here. "I got 'Tanu Weds Manu' at a time when I didn't have much projects in my hand and I was struggling to make myself known in the industry. The team at the event on Monday included R. Madhavan, Jimmy Shergill, Deepak Dobriyal, Swara Bhaskar and Eijaz Khan. Also present were director Anand L. Rai, producer Krishika Lulla and writer Himanshu Sharma. More »Kangana unveils 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' poster on birthday
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Jennifer Lawrence has said that the upcoming 'X-Men: Apocalypse' movie would be her last one as Mystique. More »J Law confirms `X-Men: Apocalypse` would be last one as Mystique
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Tom Felton has defended his super fans saying that it is totally cool to be like a "fictitious wizard". While promoting his new BBC documentary, 'Tom Felton Meets the Superfans', the 27-year-old actor said that people were dressed up as Stormtroopers, Gandalf and Dumbledore and his mates thought it was fascinating but also really weird, E! Online reported. More »`Harry Potter` star Tom Felton admits some look down on superfans
Wellington, Mar 24 (ANI): Brit rock band Black Sabbath has decided to call it quits after their lead singer Ozzy Osbourne's wife announced that Ozzfest in Japan will be the band's farewell. More »Black Sabbath to call it quits with farewell concert at Ozzfest
By Ahmed Aboulenein LONDON (Reuters) - It took him 13 years to write and publish it, or as he puts it, "my 30s", but U.S. author Akhil Sharma won the second annual Folio literary prize and 40,000 pounds ($59,752) on Monday for his novel "Family Life". Sharma, 43, was selected from a shortlist of eight authors for the prize for his semi-autobiographical novel about an Indian family that immigrates to the U.S. and the tragedy that "turns their American dream" into a "nightmare" when one of their sons is severely brain damaged following an accident. More »Sharma wins Folio prize, says wishes someone else wrote his book
Kriti Sanon has come on board for film-maker Rohit Shetty’s next venture that stars Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Varun Dhawan. Kriti has made it into the industry on her own accord. Kriti began shooting for the film on March 21st and is very excited to work with Shah Rukh Khan. Apart from Kriti, her close friends are also excited about the fact that she will be working with Shah Rukh. More »Kriti Sanon Flooded With Requests To Meet Shah Rukh Khan
Sushant Singh Rajput will be in Delhi this week for the promotions of his upcoming film, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! While the actor is there, he will attend a history lecture at Delhi University. So when he came to know he was going to Delhi, he decided to attend a history lecture at Delhi University as it has the best history department with excellent teachers. Co incidentally, in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! Sushant plays a history student. Sushant and Dibakar both are originally from Delhi and are happy to be going back to the city. More »Detective Byomkesh Bakshy: Sushant Singh Rajput To Attend History Class In Delhi University
Till now, we all know that once again after years Salman Khan and director Sooraj Barjatya have collaborated for the titled movie Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. Starring Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor the movie will have a 13-minute long song. The song would be the largest song of Bollywood so far, composed by Himmesh Reshammiya. The movie has more nine songs to be composed by Himmesh Reshammiya and interestingly all the songs would be of nearly 13 minutes. More »Excited To See Salman Khan In 13-Minute Long Song?
The actress who turned a year older yesterday, Kangana Ranaut has another reason to rejoice! Kangana, who won hearts with her amazing performance as Rani in Vikas Bahl‘s Queen has bagged the National Award for Best Actress for her performance in Queen. This is Kangana’s second National Award. Earlier, Kangana won National Award for Best Supporting Actress for her brilliant performance in Madhur Bhandarkar‘s film Fashion. Not only that, but Kangana‘s film Queen won Best Hindi film at the National Awards. More »Kangana Ranaut Wins National Award For Best Actress, Queen Wins Best Film
Actress Anushka Sharma is all set to support her boyfriend Virat Kohli for India- Australia semi final world cup match 2015. The ladylove Anushka Sharma has reached Sydney for the semi final match between India and Australia to be held on March 26. After a lot of buzz that Anushka Sharma being the distraction for Virat Kohli, but now the case is not the same. Anushka who recently opened up about her relationship is to cheer up Virat Kohli as well for the Indian team. More »Anushka Sharma In Sydney To Cheer Beau Virat Kohli For Cricket World Cup
By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Broadway is getting its first lesbian lead character next month when "Fun Home," an award-winning musical about family, sexuality and acceptance, opens next month. Based on the best-selling, graphic memoir, "Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic," by writer/cartoonist Alison Bechdel, the coming-of-age musical examines her dysfunctional family and relationship with her late father, a closeted gay man who ran a funeral home and taught English in rural Pennsylvania. "It is the first lesbian lead character in the history of musical theatre and that is a story that needs to be told," director Sam Gold said in an interview. "It feels like a very good time in our culture to give voice to that character." Gold believes the themes of the musical, Bechdel's coming-out as a lesbian and the father-daughter story, will resonate with audiences. More »Musical 'Fun Home' gives voice to first lesbian lead character
From a lean buffed up boy to a rugged beefed up man, there has been huge physical transformation that Sidharth Malhotra has undergone. To prepare for the role of a wrestler for his next, Brothers, Sidharth was required to gain weight. More »Will Sidharth Malhotra Get His Bulky Look Back?
Aditya Roy Kapur is keeping away from reading the novel Great Expectations on which his upcoming film Fitoor is based. Aditya, who is a director's actor, wants to follow his director Abhishek Kapoor's vision. He doesn't want pre convinced notions of the book's character. More »Aditya Roy Kapur Will Not Read Great Expectations To Prepare For His Role
A few days back, director Abhishek Kapoor, who had earlier written and directed Rock On, had filed a case against Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani from Excel Entertainment for crediting only Pubali Chaudhuri as the writer of the sequel Rock On 2 despite his claim that both he and Pubali had started working on the script of the sequel. In response to this, Pubali now issued a statement, which reads, ''As the suit filed by Mr Kapoor is subjudice before the Hon'ble High Court, all I wish to say at this point is that the allegations made under various articles published over the last few days against me and Excel, in respect to Abhishek's authorship and ownership of the script of the under production film Rock On 2, being produced by Excel Entertainment, which is a sequel to the film Rock On, also produced by the same banner and released in the year 2008, are absolutely baseless. I was barely six months old in Mumbai, a fresh graduate of the Screenplay Writing course at the Film & Television Institute of India, Pune, when Mr Abhishek Kapoor approached me in 2006 to write a full blown screenplay of what was to later become the film Rock On. More »'Rock On 2' Writer Pubali Chaudhari Responds To Abhishek Kapoor's Allegations
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who will be next seen in a double role in upcoming film Tanu Weds Manu Returns, said that she relates a lot to her character Tanu in the film. Kangana said that she relates to her character Tanu, because she is like today's woman, who wears a saree and puts vermilion on her head but goes out with her husband in mini skirts and smokes with her friends too as and when she wants to. More »Kangana Ranaut Relates To Her 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' Character
Sushant Singh Rajput will be in Delhi this week for the promotions of his upcoming film, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! While the actor is there, he will attend a history lecture at Delhi University. So when he came to know he was going to Delhi, he decided to attend a history lecture at Delhi University as it has the best history department with excellent teachers.Co incidentally, in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! Sushant plays a history student. More »Sushant Singh Rajput To Attend A History Lecture In Delhi University
Abhishek Bachchan, who will be next seen working with Rishi Kapoor in upcoming film All Is Well, seems quite impressed with his veteran co-star and took to his Twitter page to gush about getting the honour of working with 'Chintu', as Rishi is affectionately known. More »Abhishek Bachchan Says Working With Rishi Kapoor Is A Master Class In Acting
Kangana Ranaut, who will be next seen in a double role in Aanand L Rai's Tanu Weds Manu Returns, shocked everyone during the poster launch event by claiming that after working on the film, she is in no mood to tie the knot ever. Talking about the film, Kangana said that after working on the film, she has discovered that marriage is quite a tricky thing and that she is in no mood at all to get married as she feels that there are a lot of conflicting expectations from today's women. More »Why Doesn't Kangana Ranaut Want To Marry?
Filmmaker Rohit Shetty, who had shot for reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi in South Africa, has reportedly decided to hire the local South African team, which had worked on the show, for his upcoming film Dilwale's South African schedule. Yes, you read it right! Shetty, who is known for mostly shooting his films in India, will be heading to South Africa to shoot some action scenes for his upcoming film Dilwale, which stars Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol among others. There are three to four action scenes to be shot in South Africa and Shetty will brief the local team about the stunts well in advance so that they can prepare and plan before the Dilwale team reaches there. More »Rohit Shetty To Hire 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' Team For 'Dilwale' Action Scenes
Kangana Ranaut recently turned 28 and it was a special occasion for her because it coincided with the launch of her film Tanu Weds Manu Returns's poster launch. In addition to this, Kangana did something very unconventional for her birthday- she blogged about her journey from the age of 16 to 28. More »On Her Birthday, Kangana Ranaut Wrote A Blog About Her Journey From 16 to 28
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who has been married to Neetu Singh since the past many decades, took to Twitter recently to display his tongue-in-cheek humour by his latest tweet. More »What Did Rishi Kapoor Fight With Neetu Singh About?
Akshay Kumar has been receiving raving reviews for the recently launched trailer of his film Gabbar Is Back. He spoke at the trailer launch that while Gabbar was the villian in Sholay, he is the hero in this film and the film in no way bears any resemblance to the Amitabh Bachchan–Dharmendra starrer. More »Akshay Kumar Says 'Gabbar Is Back' Not Sholay's Remake
Akshay Kumar will be next seen playing a vigilante in Gabbar Is Back and the trailer of the film, which was unveiled last evening, promises a treat for fans of the Khiladi. The trailer introduces Akshay Kmar as Gabbar, a rebel and a vigilante, who takes law into his own hands whenever he comes across corruption and goes on to inspire millions of people to fight corruption in their own way. Apart from Akshay, the film also stars Shruti Haasan and Jaideep Ahlawat. More »Akshay Kumar Takes On Corruption In 'Gabbar Is Back' Trailer
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar, who will be seen in "Gabbar Is Back", on Monday said the film was not the sequel of "Sholay", and Gabbar was not the villain but the hero in this movie. "This Gabbar is different... that Gabbar was the villain and this Gabbar is the hero. Both the characters are different," Akshay told reporters during the trailer launch of "Gabbar Is Back". Directed by famous southern director Krish and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, "Gabbar Is Back" features Akshay Kumar and Shruti Haasan, and is slated to release on May 1. More »'Gabbar Is Back' is not 'Sholay 2': Akshay Kumar