McLeodganj (Himachal Pradesh), May 18 (IANS) He has just done two serials on the small screen, but actor Varun Toorkey is glad that the lines between television and cinema are blurring. There is a transition taking place in Indian television, and even the shows are getting bigger," Varun told IANS here. Varun, who was also seen in "Uttaran", is treating his role in "Qubool Hai" as his debut in the league of lead roles. "I'm specifically treating it as my debut show as a centric character," said Varun, who essays the role of an army officer in the Zee TV show. More »Gap between television, cinema getting smaller: Varun Toorkey
Bollywood’s Dabangg, Salman Khan attends first press conference in Kashmir for his upcoming film Bajrangi Bhaijaan after the hit and run verdict. The actor returned to Kashmir after the verdict to complete the shooting of the film. During the press conference in Srinagar on May 17, Salman Khan shared his experience and his love for Kashmir. More »Salman Khan Speaks His Heart Out For First Time After Verdict
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Louis Tomlinson has slammed the rumors of his band One Direction breaking up apart by clarifying that "nothing is changing". More »Louis Tomlinson denies rumors of 1D breaking up
The most complicated industry is what Bollywood is, after actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment another actress Shikha Joshi who acted in the highly critically acclaimed film BA Pass was found lying in a pool of blood in her Versova apartment in Mumbai on Saturday evening. The actress had rented the apartment and was living with a friend in New Mhada Colony. According to senior inspector Ravindranath Pawar of Versova police station, the actress locked herself in the bathroom taking a knife along with her and did not open the door for a long time. More »Actress Shikha Joshi Of Film BA Pass Fame Found Dead In Her Flat
Anurag Kashyap’s film Bombay Velvet opened to a very poor start on Friday, May 15. The film only managed to pull around Rs. 5.25 crore net (52.5 million) on its first day at the Box Office. Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma starrer film Bombay Velvet failed drastically to impress the audiences throughout the weekend. More »Box Office: Bombay Velvet’s Disastrous First Weekend Business
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor-starrer "Bombay Velvet" has failed to displace Deepika Padukone's simple, subtle and meaningful act as a dutiful daughter in "Piku", box office figures suggest. "A colossal flop", "a debacle", "a disaster" are some of the verdicts by film trade analysts on Anurag Kashyap's high-budget drama "Bombay Velvet", which is set in the Bombay of the 1960s and about a man who wants to make it big in life at any cost. Released on May 15, the film, which also stars Anushka Sharma and has marked the acting debut of Karan Johar, only managed to mint Rs.5.20 crore on its opening day and Rs.5.10 crore and Rs.5.80 crore on Saturday and Sunday respectively. Its weekend total amounts to Rs.16.10 crore, according to trade expert Taran Adarsh, who on Twitter called the film a "debacle". More »Deepika's 'Piku' overshadows Ranbir's 'Bombay Velvet'
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Christina Aguilera, who called Mickey Mouse an "a**hole" during her earlier trip to Disneyland, made another trip to the fantasy land peacefully. More »Christina Aguilera makes peace with Mickey Mouse at Disneyland
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) "Meeruthiya Gangsters", the directorial debut film of Zeishan Quadri -- writer of the critically acclaimed movie "Gangs of Wasseypur" -- will hit the screens in September instead of June. More »'Meeruthiya Gangsters' release date pushed to September
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Imagine an online store, which houses designer creations, open 24 hours and always on sale. With the launch of www.thevipsale.com on Monday, it is possible to buy high-end Indian designer wear at special prices. TheVIPSale.com website, brainchild of siblings Teena Ahuja Kapoor, Tarun Ahuja and Meenakshi Kuwadekar, showcases the work of some of the leading designers from India including Falguni and Shane Peacock, Gaurav Gupta, Pria Kataria Puri and Nisha Lulla along with jewellery brands like Renu Oberoi, Isharya and House of Chic. More »Now, an online store always on sale
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) She is 28, but marriage is not on Kangana Ranaut's mind for now. The "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" actress says getting married is an individual's choice and one should not enter into wedlock due to any social pressure. "It (marriage) is an individual choice... whether he or she wants to get married or not. I think we should not pressurise girls or boys for their future, marriage or anything...what do you want to become in life...do you want to get married to how do you want to live. More »Marriage shouldn't be due to social pressure: Kangana Ranaut
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Shikha Joshi, who reportedly committed suicide, was a "happy-go-lucky" girl who never looked "depressed" even if she did not get much work, says Ajay Bahl, who directed her in "B.A. Pass". Shikha was found dead at her residence here on Saturday evening, the police has said. More »Shikha Joshi looked cheerful, never depressed: 'B.A. Pass' director
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Writer-filmmaker Milap Zaveri has shared the first glimpse of the third instalment of the sex comedy "Masti" franchise. Zaveri took to micro-blogging website Twitter to share the news with his fans and followers. The first two instalments were directed by Indra Kumar, and co-written by Zaveri and Tushar Hiranandani. Zaveri is also looking forward to his directorial "Mastizaade", which stars Indo-Canadian adult film star and Bollywood actress Sunny Leone. More »Milap Zaveri shares sneak peak of 'Masti 3'
Washington, May 18 (ANI): American rapper Wiz Khalifa paid tribute to late 'Fast and Furious' star Paul Walker at the recently held 2015 Billboard Music Awards.The 27-year-old rapper gave a profound performance on his hit single 'See You Again' at the award night, E! Online reported. More »Wiz Khalifa dedicates Billboard Music Awards` performance to late Paul Walker
Washington, May 18 (ANI): The American actor Miles Fisher has recently joined the cast of New Line's upcoming period thriller 'The Wolves At The Door'. More »Miles Fisher bags lead role in period thriller `The Wolves At The Door`
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Actress Katie Cassidy is all set to act in New Line's period thriller 'The Wolves At The Door.' More »Katie Cassidy joins Miles Fisher in period thriller `The Wolves At The Door`
London, May 18 (ANI): Music producer Ken Kragen has spilled the secrets on how he brought along megastars to make charity single 'We Are the World' with an intention to combat famine in Africa. The 78-year-old music manager asserted that they never intended to have 45 artists and that itself was a huge u-ndertaking but his pal Quincy Jones coined a fabulous phrase: "Leave your egos at the door" that was placed at the studio door, the Mirror reported. He and his industry pals came up with the idea of a US supergroup when Bob Geldof pooled the best British talent to record 'Do They Know It's Christmas?' after being left distraught by images of starving people in Ethiopia and Sudan. Ken continued that he decided that he was going to get two artists a day, and he was going to work from the top of the record charts and he already had Michael Jackson who was number one, Lionel Richie was maybe number three, Prince was number two. More »This is how US supergroup helped combat Africa famine with `We Are the World`
London, May 18 (ANI): Filming a Bond movie is not a cakewalk and shooting 'Spectre's helicopter chase proved it as the filming disrupted Londoners as Daniel Craig was spotted on a speedboat speed down the Thames. More »Daniel Craig's chopper-chase `Spectre` shoot makes life hell for Londoners
London, May 18 (ANI): Kylie Minogue is lonely and looking for love so desperately that she'll date any bloke you put in front of her. She had a successful career, but relationship and children just didn't happen, said Minogue. More »'Desperate for love' Kylie Minogue ready to date any bloke
London, May 18 (ANI): George Harrison's guitar played during early Beatles tour has fetched over 300K pounds at an auction. More »George Harrison's 1963 guitar fetches 300K pounds at auction
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was suffering pain in his knees, but stillstill chose to rehearse for a 'garba' dance sequence for Rahul Dholakia's "Raees". More »SRK in pain, but does 'garba' for 'Raees'
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Jay-Z, who has been facing a lot of criticism lately for having low number of subscribers on his music streaming site Tidal, has now compared his site to Apple and Nike. More »Jay-Z says he is Steve Jobs of music streaming business
Karachi, May 18 (ANI): Ali Zafar has announced that he is all set to produce and act in his dream project titled 'Deosai'. The 'Kill Dil' actor, who had always desired to produce a feature film, will now make his dream come true with this film which will be set in the northern areas of Pakistan and shot on real locations, the Express Tribune reported. The 34-year-old Pakistani singer's dream project will be directed by Imran Babur, one of Pakistan's most respected names in visual storytelling. More »Ali Zafar to produce his dream project 'Deosai'
McLeodganj (Himachal Pradesh), May 18 (IANS) Ever since "Qubool Hai" began on the Indian telly, as many as seven actors have been changed for the main lead. Actress Surbhi Jyoti, who has been a constant, says romancing them all on screen has been quite a task. "Romancing seven actors is difficult. It is difficult, but that is my job," Surbhi told IANS here. More »Romancing seven actors for one show tough: Surbhi Jyoti
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Micro-blogging site Twitter has created a customized emoji to build anticipation for Taylor Swifts much awaited music video for 'Bad Blood.' More »Twitter customizes emoji to promote Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' video