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Angelina Jolie says Iranian women need ‘freedom to live and…

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie wants the world to divert its attention to what is happening in Iran, which is currently gripped by protests from women following the death of a 22-year-old woman named Mahsa Amini. Amini died on September 16 in Iran after being detained by the country's Morality Police…

Shakti: Clash of the movie titans

LEGENDARY crime thriller Shakti will always be remembered for bringing together Bollywood’s biggest two stars Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar on screen for the only time. Powered by the tagline, ‘clash of the titans’, the grand movie released on October 1, 1982, and has since gained iconic status. The Ramesh…

Malala Yousafzai calls out Hollywood for lack of Muslim representation:…

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai was recently in attendance at Variety’s Power of Women event where she spoke about the poor representation of Muslim actors in Hollywood, highlighting the fact that Muslim actors account for only 1 percent of popular television series leads. The activist recently raised the curtain…

Elizabeth Olsen shares thoughts on Hugh Jackman’s return as Wolverine,…

Hollywood actor Elizabeth Olsen, who plays the role of Scarlet Witch in the MCU, has shared her thoughts on Hugh Jackman's return as Wolverine. Olsen got the news about Jackman's return at Variety's Power of Women, where she expressed shock over the revelation. "Oh really?" Olsen asked when she heard…

‘Was quite close to landing the Spider-Man role,’ reveals Bollywood…

Known for pulling off jaw-dropping action sequences on his own, Bollywood star Tiger Shroff has revealed that he once auditioned for the role of Spider-Man. Yes, you read that absolutely right! The actor also told the makers that they would save a lot of money on the visual effects because…

Avatar VFX artist recalls harsh working conditions under James Cameron;…

Well-known filmmaker James Cameron, who is gearing up for the release of his much-anticipated film Avatar: The Way of Water, a sequel to his 2009 blockbuster Avatar, has been accused of going rough on the VFX artists for the film in a bid to get Oscars. Taking to Twitter, Nick…

Marvel Studios’ Kevin Feige says it was ‘much too soon’…

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is one of the most-awaited Hollywood films of 2022. However, it won’t centre around the main character of T’Challa like the first installment of the film, but rather his legacy in the MCU. Fans are still coming to terms with the tragic loss of Chadwick Boseman,…

Bassam Tariq exits Marvel’s Blade movie as director

Filmmaker Bassam Tariq will not be serving as the director on Marvel Studios much-anticipated Blade movie. The Pakistani-American filmmaker, who joined the Blade team last year, will still be attached as an executive producer on the project. “It’s been an honour working with the wonderful folks at Marvel. We were…

VIRAL VIDEO: See how Kim Kardashian struggles to walk in…

Kim Kardashian is once again making headlines for her fashion choices! Kim recently attended Milan Fashion Week and, although she did not walk the runway, she made headlines for her super-tight glittery attire. Wearing the super tight body-con dress, Kim posted a comical behind-the-scenes video of herself having a hard…

Hugh Jackman to return as Wolverine for Deadpool 3

'Deadpool' actor Ryan Reynolds on Wednesday announced Hollywood star Hugh Jackman's return as fan-favourite Wolverine in the third film in the franchise. In a video uploaded on his social media platforms, Reynolds revealed that the 'Deadpool 3' will hit the theatres in 2024. Hey everyone, we're extremely sad to have…

‘I am a victim,’ says so-called ‘Con Queen of Hollywood’…

It is not an exaggeration to say that showbusiness attracts a lot of people. There are millions out there who want to try their luck in moviemaking industries like Hollywood and make a name for themselves. While some toil for years to get a ticket to Hollywood, others do not…

Zayn Malik unfollows Gigi Hadid on Instagram amid her link-up…

Gigi Hadid’s ex-boyfriend Zayn Malik seems unhappy about her romance rumours with Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio, so much so that he has reportedly unfollowed the supermodel, whom he dated on-off for six years before calling it quits a year ago, on Instagram. Hadid, however, is still following the former One…

Top 3 Culturally Themed Casino Games and Their Fascinating Origins

Casino games in the real world and online come in all shapes and sizes with many themes based on diverse cultures. Three of the most popular cultural themes for these games are Indian Bollywood, Irish Lore, and Ancient Egypt. Bollywood Many casino games give culture nods to India with games…

Storm Reid bags lead role in The Nun 2

Euphoria star Storm Reid has bagged a lead role in 'The Nun 2'the sequel to the surprise 2018 hit that makes up part of New Line's collection of horror movies known as 'The Conjuring Universe'. After directing The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, the most current installment in…

Rihanna set to headline the next Super Bowl Halftime Show

Pop star Rihanna has signed to perform at the mega-event, which is set to take place during Super Bowl LVII, on February 12 just outside of Phoenix, Arizona. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 2023 Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show has found its main act. The programme will be…

Johnny Depp’s new ladylove Joelle Rich separates from her husband…

Ever since Johnny Depp’s much-publicised defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard ended with him winning the case, the Hollywood star has been making it to the headlines almost every single day, for some good and some bad reasons. The latest reports doing the rounds suggest that he has now begun…

Anthony Mackie reveals the one thing he wants in Captain…

Hollywood actor Anthony Mackie has revealed his biggest hope when he takes over the role of Captain America in Marvel's 2024 film 'Captain America: New World Order'. According to E! News, in an exclusive interview with the outlet, Mackie, who knows he has some big shoes to fill and an…

Reports: Johnny Depp is dating his UK libel lawyer Joelle…

Johnny Depp may have lost his libel lawsuit against News Group Newspapers, but it seems that the 2020 UK trial helped him find love again. Yes, you read that absolutely right! According to reports, the 59-year-old Hollywood star is dating lawyer Joelle Rich from the firm that represented him during…

Brad Pitt debuts genderless skincare line Le Domaine; fans stunned…

Brad Pitt is the latest Hollywood celebrity to venture into the world of beauty by launching a genderless skincare line, Le Domaine. The 58-year-old Oscar winner has co-founded Le Domaine with organic wine growers, the Perrin family, who worked with Pitt to restore Chateau Miraval a decade ago. Pitt raised…

Drew Barrymore reacts to Andrew Garfield’s claim of giving up…

Hollywood star Andrew Garfield made headlines when he appeared on the WTF With Marc Maron podcast last month and said that he abstained from sex for six months as a part of his process for Martin Scorsese’s 2016 film Silence wherein he played a Jesuit priest. Now, his fellow actor…

‘Please be aware’: Johnny Depp alerts fans of imposters as…

Hollywood star Johnny Depp recently took to social media to warn his fans of imposter accounts pretending to be him online. Taking to his Instagram story, his representatives said, “We have been made aware that there continue to be fraudulent imposters pretending to be Johnny or those in his teams,…

Brad Pitt reveals who he thinks are the ‘most handsome…

In a recent interview with Vogue, Brad Pitt dubbed George Clooney and Paul Newman the “most handsome men” on the planet. When asked who is the most handsome man in the world, past, and present, Pitt said, “You know in the acting world because it’s my day job … the…

Never seen anything like this, says Angelina Jolie after meeting…

Hollywood star and humanitarian Angelina Jolie has said the flood disaster in Pakistan should be a "wake-up call" for the world regarding climate change, calling for more international aid after meeting with victims. Pakistan has been lashed by unprecedented monsoon downpours that flooded a third of the country -- an…

Brad Pitt makes a surprise art debut in Finland with…

Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt has added one more feather to his cap. He and Australian musician Nick Cave have debuted as artists in an exhibition in Finland that displays sculptures and ceramics created by the superstar and the singer-songwriter. The Sara Hilden Art Museum, located in the southern Finnish city…

From Kollywood to Bollywood

TWENTY HINDI FILMS SUCCESSFULLY ADAPTED FROM TOP TAMIL CLASSICS, AHEAD OF VIKRAM VEDHA REMAKE Hotly anticipated film Vikram Vedha is a Bollywood remake of a hit 2017 Tamil neo-noir action thriller of the same name. Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan take on the lead roles in the story of…

Tom Hardy surprises fans with appearance at Milton Keynes’ Jiu-Jitsu…

Hollywood star Tom Hardy surprised everyone in Milton Keynes this weekend when he appeared in a real-life Jiu-Jitsu competition and won the finale Donning his blue belt, Hardy made his powerful entry at the 2022 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Open Championship, held at Oakgrove School in Milton Keynes, on Saturday, September 17.…

Don’t Look Up director Adam McKay pledges to donate USD…

Filmmaker Adam McKay, who directed the disaster-inspired apocalyptic political satire 'Don't Look Up' has taken another public step in the fight against climate change. According to The Hollywood Reporter, on Tuesday, McKay announced that he has pledged USD 4 million to the Climate Emergency Fund, which gives out grants to…

Angelina Jolie visits Pakistan to support people affected by floods

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie on Tuesday arrived in Pakistan to support people affected by the devastating floods in the country. According to the Express Tribune, the 'Salt' actor landed in Dadu, Pakistan, and will hear from people affected directly about their needs and about steps to prevent such suffering in…

Kate Winslet rushed to hospital after falling accident on ‘Lee’…

Hollywood star Kate Winslet was taken to the hospital after she suffered an accident while filming Lee in Croatia. According to Deadline, the 'Titanic' actor fell while on the set of the movie and a representative for the star has offered an update on her health condition. "Kate slipped and…

‘I’m not saying all Britishers are villains’: S Rajamouli responds…

SS Rajamouli shot to overnight fame with Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali: The Conclusion, but it was his recent blockbuster RRR that cemented his position as one of the finest filmmakers in the world. Starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan as revolutionaries Komaram Bheem and Alluri Sitaraman respectively, RRR is…

‘You know what? I made Titanic’: James Cameron recalls using…

James Cameron is considered one of the finest filmmakers to have ever been born in Hollywood. The successful filmmaker has a number of blockbusters to his credit, including Titanic and Avatar. However, despite having an unbeatable track record at the box office, he still had to lock horns with the…

B-lister Amber Heard bagging lead role in Aquaman shocked many…

Amber Heard notching up the lead role in the 2018 DC blockbuster Aquaman reportedly surprised a number of Hollywood executives who could not believe she ‘hacked it as the worst actor’. During an interview with Pop Topic, an elite member of Hollywood revealed, “A lot of us were actually pretty…

Filming for Tom Cruise starrer Mission Impossible 8 paused due…

Tom Cruise recently faced a rather unusual setback on the sets of the much-anticipated Hollywood biggie Mission: Impossible 8. The actor and his crew were forced to stop production after a flock of sheep invaded the sets in England’s Lake District, according to reports. Photos that have been doing the…

Leonardo DiCaprio might feature in future season of ‘Squid Game’

Emmy-winning smash hit 'Squid Game' could have a Leonardo DiCaprio feature in a future season of the show, series writer-director Hwang Dong-hyuk has said. According to Variety, recently, during a congratulatory press conference in Seoul, it was asked if any known Hollywood actor would star in 'Squid Game' season 2.…

Keanu Reeves and Francis Lawrence to re-unite for Constantine 2

Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves is all set to reunite with director Francis Lawrence for Warner bros supernatural thriller 'Constantine 2'. According to Deadline, Warner bros is currently working on the second instalment of the 2005 supernatural thriller film 'Constantine,' which will be helmed by Francis Lawrence who also directed the…

As Ben Affleck gears up for his return as Batman,…

Sparking a debate online, actor George Clooney has sarcastically claimed that his version of Batman in Batman and Robin is the “best.” For the uninitiated, Clooney played the role of Batman aka Bruce Wayne in the 1997 film Batman & Robin with Chris O’Donnell, Uma Thurman, Alicia Silverstone, and Arnold…

SS Rajamouli commences Oscar campaign for RRR, says ‘still trying…

Maverick filmmaker SS Rajamouli has kick-started the Oscar campaign for his globally successful film RRR (2022), starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan. A couple of weeks ago, a well-known international magazine predicted that RRR could be nominated in two categories - Best International Feature and Best Original Song (Dosti). The…

Gigi Hadid and Leonardo DiCaprio’s romance rumours upset Zayn Malik,…

According to reports, Zayn Malik has been trying to win back Gigi Hadid as speculations of her new romance with Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio swirl around everywhere.  The former One Direction band member was with the supermodel for six years before they broke up. They also share a little girl…

Matthew McConaughey’s soccer film ‘Dallas Sting; scrapped, read to know…

The Rocky-esque fact-based women's soccer film has been abruptly scrapped six weeks from the start of production by Skydance, The Hollywood Reporter reported. The feature project, set in 1984, was to tell the true story of a Dallas girls' soccer team that travelled to China and, against the odds, defeated…

TIFF to hold special screening of ‘Elizabeth: A Portrait in…

The Toronto International Film Festival is all set to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth II with a special screening of director Roger Michell's 'Elizabeth: A Portrait in Part(s)'. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The last film from the 'Notting Hill' rom-com director stars Queen Elizabeth II and the documentary…

Gran Turismo video game adaptation casts Stranger Things fame David…

Hollywood actor David Harbour of 'Stranger Things' fame is all set to star in Sony and PlayStation Productions' upcoming video game adaptation of 'Gran Turismo'. According to Variety, the adaptation, set to release on August 11, 2023, will be directed by Neill Blomkamp, the filmmaker behind sci-fi hits like 'District…

Nagarjuna on Brahmastra’s success and failure of son Naga Chaitanya’s…

In a family of four actors, there are a lot of “bittersweet moments” every year, says veteran star Nagarjuna, who is basking in the success of Brahmastra: Part One Shiva which comes a month after his son Naga Chaitanya’s Hindi debut Laal Singh Chaddha bombed at the box office. As…

SS Rajamouli announces ‘a globetrotting action adventure’ with Mahesh Babu:…

Acclaimed filmmaker SS Rajamouli, who is riding high on the global success of his last film RRR (2022), has spilled beans on his next directorial venture, which features Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu in the lead role. The award-winning filmmaker is currently in Canada for the Toronto International Film Festival where…

The return of Aashiqui star Anu Aggarwal

ACTRESS ON ABANDONING FAME, HER HORRIFIC CRASH AND SPIRITUAL REBIRTH Successful model-turned-actress Anu Aggarwal became an overnight star with her hit Bollywood debut Aashiqui (1990). Instead of getting swallowed up in the stardom bubble generated by the smash-hit musical romance, she did the unthinkable and walked away from the lucrative…

Ryan Reynolds films his ‘life-saving’ colonoscopy and posts video to…

After undergoing his first colonoscopy, Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds just discovered that he had a polyp on his colon. The actor documented the entire process of getting the test done in order to raise awareness about the cancer screening process. “I have been on camera a lot. But this was…

The top 10 Mahesh Bhatt films

Legendary Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt will turn a year older this week and celebrate his 74th birthday on September 20. The writer, director, and producer has masterminded popular movies, which have entertained cross-generational audiences across the decades. He has also introduced new talent and kick-started franchises. The movie maverick will…

Britney Spears appears to body-shame Christina Aguilera in social media…

American singer-songwriter Britney Spears recently appeared to have body-shamed Christina Aguilera in a seemingly unprovoked social media post. According to Fox News, Spears shared a quote by comedian Rodney Dangerfield on her Instagram handle. It read, "I found there was only one way to look thin: hangout with fat people."…

Is Leonardo DiCaprio dating Gigi Hadid? ‘They are getting to…

Reports are coming in that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has finally moved on from Camila Morrone and is currently pursuing model Gigi Hadid. According to People Magazine, the 47-year-old Oscar-winning actor and the 27-year-old supermodel have been spotted at various locations in New York City over the past few weeks.…

Indiana Jones 5 is a human story: Harrison Ford

Hollywood veteran Harrison Ford on Saturday said the upcoming fifth installment of his Indiana Jones franchise is a "human story" full of mystery and adventure. Ford is returning to the role of legendary hero archaeologist for the movie, directed by Logan helmer James Mangold. "It's such an incredible experience for…

Brie Larson reveals why she is unsure about her MCU…

Hollywood star Brie Larson, who portrays the role of Captain Marvel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has revealed that she's unsure about her future in the superhero franchise, referencing the internet trolls not wanting to see her return. According to E! News, during Disney's D23 Expo, Larson seemed unsure when…

Actor Letitia Wright says she felt Chadwick Boseman’s presence while…

Hollywood actor Letitia Wright, who became a Marvel breakout with her performance in 'Black Panther' as T'Challa's sister Shuri, has revealed that she felt her late costar Chadwick Boseman's presence while making the highly anticipated sequel. Wright is set to reprise her role in 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever', which was…

Our role is to constantly surprise and refresh: Ben Kingsley…

Hollywood star Ben Kingsley, who made a cameo appearance in last year's 'Shang-Chi' as Trevor Slattery, is set to return in a new Disney+ series titled 'Wonder Man'. Kingsley's Trevor, a washed-up actor, first made his MCU appearance in 'Iron Man 3', where he had been recruited to pose as…

Netflix suspends ‘The Crown’ filming after death of Queen Elizabeth

Netflix suspended filming of its British royals drama "The Crown" on Friday (9) following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, the company said. The acclaimed show is currently filming its sixth season, having charted the late monarch's life through multiple decades over the course of its previous seasons. "As a…

Sylvester Stallone to Daniel Craig, Hollywood celebs mourn demise of…

Hollywood celebrities, mourned the demise of the longest-serving monarch of the UK, Queen Elizabeth II on social media. Actor Daniel Craig in his statement, wrote, "I, like so many, was deeply saddened by the news today and my thoughts are with The Royal Family, those she loved and all those…

Zac Efron reveals he suffered from ‘bad depression’ while training…

Hollywood actor Zac Efron revealed that his 'Baywatch' body was not sustainable, and he suffered from 'bad depression' while training for the movie. The 34-year-old actor stated in a 2017 interview with Men's Health Magazine that he is no longer concerned with keeping the physique he had for the filming…

Portraying Bond not a goal of my career: Idris Elba

Hollywood star Idris Elba, during a recent podcast session, talked about the speculations of him playing the iconic agent 007 James Bond. ‘I’m not gonna lie, every corner of the world I go and I’m talking about different cultures they always go: ‘Bond!,” Elba said. According to Deadline, recently, speculations…

Tom Hanks reveals ‘Forrest Gump 2’ had been a serious…

Hollywood star Tom Hanks has recently revealed that a sequel to his Oscar-winning movie 'Forrest Gump' had been a serious possibility but for only 40 minutes. According to Variety, Hanks made the revelation on the 'Happy Sad Confused' podcast. He said, "I will say that, with a long time in…

Zac Efron responds to plastic surgery rumours on his jaw…

Hollywood star Zac Efron has spoken up about speculations that he had plastic surgery on his jaw. Rumours of him going under the knife first emerged last April when he appeared in a clip promoting an Earth Day special with Bill Nye. Many alleged that the actor’s face looked noticeably…

Will Brahmastra crack the Bollywood superhero code?

CURIOUS HISTORY OF A HIGH-FLYING MOVIE GENRE THAT FAILED TO TAKE OFF IN HINDI CINEMA The superhero genre may be the most profitable in the world right now, but Bollywood has mostly taken missteps over the years. That is why most can’t name any film beyond Mr India or Krrish…

Leonardo DiCaprio’s ex Kristen Zang hits out at ‘ageist’ headlines…

Actress-model Kristen Zang, who dated Leonardo DiCaprio from 1994 to 1999 when the actor was at the peak of his career, has slammed the media for its portrayal of his past relationships and meaningless ageist comments. The Hollywood star recently faced massive backlash for allegedly dumping his girlfriends after they…

Portraying Bond not a goal of my career: Idris Elba

Hollywood star Idris Elba, during a recent podcast session, talked about the speculations of him playing the iconic agent 007 James Bond. 'I'm not gonna lie, every corner of the world I go and I'm talking about different cultures they always go: 'Bond!," Elba said. According to Deadline, recently, speculations…

Angelina Jolie sues Brad Pitt for a jaw-dropping $250 million…

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie used to be one of the most loved couples once. But things changed dramatically after they decided to end their marriage. Their legal battle has grabbed the attention of the media all across the world. Now, their legal battle over the ownership of a French…

Chris Pine’s representative denies Harry Styles spitting rumours

Hollywood actor Chris Pine's representative has now dismissed all the claims, stating that actor Harry Styles spat on Pine during the world premiere of 'Don't Worry Darling'. "This is a ridiculous story -- a complete fabrication and the result of an odd online illusion that is clearly deceiving and allows…

Dwayne Johnson praises Brendan Fraser’s comeback movie; reveals The Mummy…

Black Adam star Dwayne Johnson has congratulated Brendan Fraser on the success of his recent film The Whale and past support in kicking off his career in Hollywood. For those not in the know, it was Fraser’s hit movie The Mummy Returns that helped launch Johnson's acting career two decades…

Watch: Tom Cruise performs death-defying stunt in viral BTS of…

Talk about action heroes and one of the first few names that crops in our head is Tom Cruise, who is known for performing some of the most awe-inspiring action sequences ever filmed in the history of cinema. The jaw-dropping action scenes in his Mission: Impossible film franchise shot him…

Henry Cavill, Daisy Edgar-Jones & 5 other Hollywood A-listers set…

Ahead of the launch of the much-anticipated D23 Expo next week, a number of rumours are swirling around in the tinsel town of Hollywood. A Twitter account has speculated Marvel is planning to introduce 7 new Hollywood A-listers to the world as brand-new faces of the MCU. Yes, you read…

Kabir Bedi honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at Venice

Veteran actor Kabir Bedi, who has an extensive body of work in Italy including the all-time favourite TV series 'Sandokan', was honoured on Saturday with the lifetime achievement award at Venice. According to Variety, at the Venice Production Bridge market Bedi was presented with the Filming Italy Movie Lifetime Achievement…

Kanye West calls Hollywood a ‘giant brothel’ in a series…

American rapper Kanye West has called Hollywood a giant brothel and revealed how his pornography addiction ruined his family. Turning to his Instagram on Thursday, the billionaire rapper admitted that he loves watching X-rated films, a habit that caused his separation from ex-wife Kim Kardashian. “Don’t let Kris make you…

Chris Rock says Will Smith slapped him over ‘the nicest…

Comedian Chris Rock addressed the Will Smith Oscars slap during his latest comedy show with Dave Chappelle in England. According to Fox News, At the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool on Thursday, Rock and Chappelle kicked off their combined tour and talked about being attacked while onstage. "Did that s--t…

Priyanka Chopra’s Amazon Prime series Citadel goes over budget; becomes…

Filmmakers Joe and Anthony Russo are known for spending like a sailor when it comes to bringing their ideas into reality. The two have directed some of the most expensive movies ever made, which also turned out to be highest grossing films at the worldwide box office. The latest we…

Psychologist explains Leonardo DiCaprio’s unusual ‘25-year-old dating rule’: ‘He has…

Ever since the news emerged on August 30, 2022, that Leonardo DiCaprio and Camila Morrone had split, netizens have been mocking the Titanic actor for always getting into relationships with women way younger than him and breaking up with them as soon as they turn 25. A psychologist recently claimed…

Nicole Kidman’s new jellyfish haircut sets the internet on fire

Hollywood star Nicole Kidman has taken the internet by storm yet again. This time, it is for her new haircut called the jellyfish. Yes, you read that right! Social media is currently obsessing over the new hairstyle that has suddenly become so popular that even Hollywood A-lister Nicole Kidman has…

Vidyut Jammwal: Portrait of a martial artist

How actor Vidyut Jammwal is raising the bar for action A rapid rise has seen Vidyut Jammwal have a transformative effect on the action genre in Bollywood. He has significantly raised the bar for stunts and fight scenes in Hindi films, as well as added elements such as emotionally charged…

Shree 420: Relevant all-time classic

Twenty fun facts about the inspiring bollywood film to mark its 67th anniversary Iconic classic Shree 420 is widely regarded as one of the greatest Bollywood films of all time and its theme of migrants looking for a better life remains relevant today. Raj Kapoor produced, directed, and starred in…

Aamir Khan spotted for the first time after the epic…

Aamir Khan is known as Mr. Perfectionist, but it looks like his charisma is losing its sheen day by day! At least, the poor box office performance of his past few films indicates so. After the terrible performance of Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan in 2018, a lot of…

Post his break-up with Camilla Morrone, netizens call out Leonardo…

Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio is again a single man. He has reportedly ended his relationship with actor-model Camila Morrone. The couple, who was first linked with each other in 2018 during an outing to Aspen, Colorado, and made their first debut as a couple at the 2022 Oscars, has decided…

Shia LaBeouf joins cast of Francis Ford Coppola’s feature ‘Megalopolis’

Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf has joined the cast of Francis Ford Coppola's upcoming USD 100 million epic feature 'Megalopolis'. According to Variety, earlier this month, reports surfaced indicating that the controversial actor was circling a leading role in Coppola's passion project. Now, with production slated to begin this fall, LaBeouf's…

‘Didn’t understand why that happened’: Ana de Armas confused by…

Hollywood diva Ana de Armas is perplexed by the NC-17 rating assigned to her next Netflix film, "Blonde," which is based on the life of Marylin Monroe. According to Fox News, usually, a movie receives an NC-17 rating from the Motion Picture Association of America when it has gratuitous violence,…

Inspired by an acting dream

Popular actress Mitaali Nag has played an interesting array of characters ever since she made a winning debut in acclaimed drama serial Afsar Bitiya in 2011. The versatile small-sc­r­een star is currently playing a key role in hit se­rial Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin and delighting audiences around the world. Eastern Eye…

Amy Schumer reveals she has Trichotillomania. Here’s all you need…

Comedian and actress, Amy Schumer, 41, has revealed that she has struggled for years with trichotillomania, which is a disorder that causes a compulsive need to pull out hair. According to the Mayo Clinic, when people have a condition called trichotillomania, they have an irresistible urge to pull out hair…

Ben Kingsley to reprise Trevor Slattery’s role for Marvel Studio’s…

Hollywood star Sir Ben Kingsley is marking his return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe by reprising the role of Trevor Slattery in Marvel's upcoming series, 'Wonder Man'. According to Variety, in June, it was originally announced that the programme was in production. The main subject will be Simon Williams, a.k.a.…

Leonardo DiCaprio, Camila Morrone ‘split’ after four years together: Report

Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Camila Morrone have called it quits after four years of relationship. People magazine received confirmation of the couple's breakup from sources. DiCaprio and Morrone who had kept their romance a secret made their first public appearance together at the 2020 Academy Awards. Morrone stated that…

Meghan Markle says British media called her children the ‘N-word’

The Duchess of Sussex has alleged that the British press called her children ‘the N-word’, according to reports. In a recent interview, Meghan Markle opened up about taking the decision to not release Archie's photo. She was expected to release pictures of her now 3-year-old son, Archie, to the Royal…

A new documentary reveals Michael Jackson used 19 fake IDs…

Michael Jackson's death in late June of 2009 had shocked the entire world and now a new documentary suggests that he used 19 fake IDs to score drugs. According to the New York Post, the 50-year-old 'King of Pop' had been found unresponsive in his Los Angeles home after suffering…

Danny DeVito says his penguin was better than Colin Farrell

Over the years, a number of actors have played the role of Gotham crime lord Penguin a.k.a. Oswald Cobblepot in films. However, Hollywood star Danny DeVito’s portrayal has been rated the best so far. In Robert Pattinson’s The Batman, the character is essayed by Colin Farrell. DeVito recently said that…

Johnny Depp makes first TV appearance at 2022 VMAs since…

At this year's MTV VMAs Hollywood star Johnny Depp marked his presence as the Moon Person, popping in for a few one-liners at awards show. According to Variety, although the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star was not at the VMAs in his physical form, his face appeared digitally in the…

Will Smith reportedly feeling ‘less ashamed, depressed’ after video apology…

Hollywood star Will Smith reportedly sees his apology to Chris Rock as he steps back into the good graces of the world. According to Fox News, the former star of 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' seems to be feeling more upbeat months after Will Smith's infamous slap on Chris Rock at…

Report: Ezra Miller met Warner Bros. team to discuss ‘The…

Hollywood actor Ezra Miller reportedly met with members of the Warner Bros. leadership team to discuss saving 'The Flash' movie which has a June 2023 release date. Fox News has reported that according to The Hollywood Reporter, Miller, who uses they/them pronouns, along with their agent recently met with Warners'…

Jay Shetty: Curiosity feeds our soul and keeps us alive

HOLLYWOOD power couple Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck tied the knot last Saturday (20) in a lavish ceremony with Londoner Jay Shetty – a life coach and social media star – officiating over the exchange of vows. The A-list couple had already wed in Las Vegas in mid-July, but made…

Here’s why Mindy Kaling decided to rope in John McEnroe…

While a lot of people know him as a legendary tennis player, to some, John McEnroe will always be known as the voice and narrator of Netflix’s hugely successful coming-of-age comedy, Never Have I Ever, co-created by Mindy Kaling. McEnroe credits Kaling for thinking outside the box when it came…

Priest of Indian heritage appointed Church of England’s first racial…

A former Barbados high commissioner of Indian heritage has been appointed the first racial justice director of the Church of England. Anglican priest Guy Hewitt will assume office in November as the head of the Church’s racial justice unit, set up following the recommendations of the Archbishops’ Anti-Racism Taskforce report.…

Warner Bros moves forward with Aquaman, Shazam! sequel release dates

In another major reshuffle at Warner Bros, the upcoming sequels to 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!' will now have later release dates than previously planned. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the James Wan-directed Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom' has been pushed back more than eight months, from March 17, 2023, to December…

‘They’re telling stories, we’re selling stars’: Anupam Kher on South…

It is no secret that Bollywood films are failing left, right, and center at the box office. A number of high-profile Hindi films, featuring some of the biggest actors of the industry, have tanked without a trace. But at the same time, South Indian films are not only performing well…

Sylvester Stallone’s wife Jennifer files for divorce

The wife of Sylvester Stallone, Hollywood star who gained worldwide fame through the Rambo series of movies, has decided to end her relationship with the actor. Jennifer Flavin has filed a petition "for dissolution of marriage and other relief" from the actor, 76, at a court in Palm Beach County,…

Jason Momoa spills beans on his antagonist role in ‘Fast…

Hollywood star Jason Momoa is speeding toward a new stage in his career as he joins Universal's Fast and Furious franchise. Recently, the actor talked to Entertainment Tonight at the launch of See's third and last season on Apple TV+. Fast X, directed by Louis Leterrier, is slated for release…

Bookings at Indian restaurant in Cheshire go off the charts…

Owners of an Indian restaurant in UK were pleasantly surprised when they saw bookings surged during this week. The Light of India in Ellesmere Port has received overnight popularity after Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds described the food there as the ‘best Indian food in Europe', media reports said. Reynolds, who owns…

Sylvester Stallone’s wife Jennifer Flavin files for divorce; the couple…

Yet another high-profile Hollywood couple has called it quits! Sylvester Stallone and his wife Jennifer Stallone have split, as Jennifer filed for divorce from Sylvester on August 19. The couple is ending their 25 years long marriage. "Upon information and belief, the Husband has engaged in the intentional dissipation, depletion…

Minions: The Rise of Gru: China censors ending of latest…

Minions: The Rise of Gru, which recently hit theatres after facing a series of setbacks for two years due to Covid-19, is running with an altered ending in China. Reuters reports that Chinese national censors seem displeased with the original ending of Minions: The Rise of Gru. Social media users…

Amber Heard’s Hollywood pals Kristen Stewart, Cara Delevingne, and Margot…

Life has not been easy for Hollywood star Amber Heard for a few years now. But after losing the much-publicised legal battle against her ex-husband Jonny Depp, it has become even more difficult, it seems. The Aquaman star has not only lost the slander lawsuit, but she has also lost…

Daniel Kaluuya reacts to Black Panther: Wakanda Forever trailer

Hollywood actor Daniel Kaluuya confirmed that he would not be returning for the sequel of Marvel's Black Panther: Wakanda Forever', but it seems the actor is quite excited for the upcoming sequel as a fan. The 'Get Out' actor was recently spotted at the premiere of his film Honk for…

Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds recommends Cheshire Curry House for the…

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds has said that the Curry House in the small Cheshire town is the ‘best Indian food in Europe’. The actor, who is also the owner of Wrexham FC, heaped praises on The Light of India Balti House in Ellesmere Port as he posted a photo of…

Kim Kardashian and Sylvester Stallone named among biggest water wasters…

A number of Hollywood celebrities living in one of Los Angeles’ most exclusive neighbourhoods have been accused of using excessive amounts of water amid the ongoing drought. Among the celebrities listed are Kim and Kourtney Kardashian, Sylvester Stallone, Kevin Hart, and retired basketball star Dwyane Wade, who all live in…

Andrew Garfield says he starved himself of sex and food…

Defending method acting, Hollywood star Andrew Garfield has said that he starved himself of sex and food for his role in the 2016 film Silence. The 39-year-old actor played Sebastião Rodrigues, a role based on a real-life Jesuit priest, in Martin Scorsese’s film. “It was very cool, man. I had…

Streaming platforms not interested in buying Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh…

With his home production Laal Singh Chaddha, Aamir Khan returned to theatres after a long period of four years. The film, which is the official remake of the cult Hollywood film Forrest Gump, also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan, Mona Singh, and Naga Chaitanya on the primary cast. Laal Singh Chaddha…

Top Gun: Maverick producer explains why Tom Cruise-starrer outshone MCU…

Headlined by Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise, Top Gun: Maverick hit theatres on May 27 and turned out to be a massive success within days of its release. In its journey to become one of the highest-grossing films ever made, the action drama outperformed MCU and DC biggies at the box…

FBI not expected to reopen the investigation into Brad Pitt’s…

Following the revelation of a report on the FBI’s investigation into Brad Pitt in 2016, a friend of the Hollywood star says that the federal agency will not reopen the case. As per the report, Angelina Jolie told FBI officials that Pitt yelled at her, “grabbed her by her head,”…

Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling to reunite for ‘Ocean’s 11’ prequel

Hollywood star Margot Robbie will soon be seen in a new "Ocean's Eleven" movie, which was first reported in May and now it looks like Ryan Gosling might be joining the upcoming film. According to Fox News, a live-action Barbie movie starring both Robbie and Gosling is scheduled for release…

SS Rajamouli’s RRR among Variety’s Oscars Best Film prediction

With Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali: The Conclusion, filmmaker SS Rajamouli shot to overnight fame and his latest directorial RRR has established him as one of the most popular filmmakers in the world. Starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan in lead roles, RRR is touted as one of the biggest…

Salman Khan: Sultan of Bollywood

A look at the superstar’s extraordinary career as he completes 34 years in cinema This week marks 34 years since movie superstar Salman Khan made his Bollywood acting debut with a supporting role in comedy drama Biwi Ho To Aisi, which released on August 22, 1988. He has since gone…

Marvel ‘scolded’ Owen Wilson ‘multiple times’ for sharing deets on…

Hollywood star Owen Wilson claimed that Marvel 'scolded' him 'multiple times' for sharing information on his 'Loki' role. According to Fox News, Wilson shared that the studio is "kind of uptight" when it came to the actor sharing details about the "Loki" series. "Yeah, we're doing that. Yeah, Tom [Hiddleston]…

Will Smith’s ex-wife Sheree Zampino opens up about her reaction…

It has been months since Academy Awards 2022, but the incident where Hollywood star Will Smith slapped comedian Chris Rock following a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith’s hair loss is still being talked about every now and then. Will has been heavily condemned for his reckless act and…

‘100 people were looking at me as I was the…

Though we have started to observe several Indians playing pivotal parts in many Hollywood projects and doing other behind-the-camera jobs, there is still a long way to go before we see total inclusivity. Things are definitely changing with time, but they were not the same almost a decade ago when…

Angelina Jolie revealed as plaintiff in anonymous lawsuit alleging assault…

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has been identified as the plaintiff in an anonymous 2016 lawsuit where she had alleged being assaulted on a private plane by her "then-husband", Brad Pitt. According to Variety, a report from Puck states that several years ago Jolie told an FBI agent that Pitt "physically…

Robert De Niro to star in in Warner Bros mob…

Hollywood veteran Robert De Niro is set to play the lead in filmmaker Barry Levinson's mob drama "Wise Guys" set at Warner Bros. "Wise Guys" is a period piece centred on Vito Genovese and Frank Costello, a pair of Italian Americans running two separate crime families during the mid-20th century.…

Mark Ruffalo confirms next Avengers film won’t happen without She-Hulk

Mark Ruffalo, one of the biggest MCU stars who plays Mr. Bruce Banner in the insanely popular film franchise, claims that a new Avengers film is not possible if She-Hulk does not play a part in it. For the uninitiated, Tatiana Maslany plays the female version of The Hulk in…

Dwayne Johnson reveals he lobbied to get Black Adam removed…

Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has revealed that if it wasn't for him the titular character that he'll play in 'Black Adam' could've debuted in 2019's 'Shazam!', had Warner Bros. gone ahead with its original plan. According to Variety, the 'Shazam!' movie went into development in 2014 and its script originally…

Viral pic: Johnny Depp lookalike spotted in Iran

An Iranian man's striking resemblance to Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has gone viral on social media. The man was attending a religious ceremony in Tabriz, Iran, when his video was captured, and it first appeared on TikTok. The footage was later shared on other platforms such as Reddit, where thousands…

Viola Davis to play Villain in ‘Hunger Games’ Prequel

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Davis will take on the role of Dr Volumnia Gaul, the principal game designer for the tenth Hunger Games. She joins Rachel Zegler, who portrays heroine Lucy Gray Baird from the underprivileged District 12, and Tom Blyth, who will play the juvenile Coriolanus Snow. Josh…

‘Amber Heard hired me in the summer of July 2019…

In June 2022, the Virginia (US) jury ruled in favour of Hollywood star Johnny Depp and awarded him $10 million (8.27 million) and Amber Heard, $2 million (1.65 million) in damages after Heard was found guilty of defaming her ex-husband in an op-ed she published in 2018 after a six-week…

RRR: Variety picks Jr NTR for Oscars’ Best Actor prediction;…

It has been more than four months since the release of SS Rajamouli's RRR, but the epic period drama is still winning audiences' hearts not just in India but all across the world. The film reached a wider audience after it was released on Netflix weeks after its theatrical release.…

Mark Ruffalo comes out in defense of Marvel Productions; calls…

Successful Hollywood star Mark Ruffalo, who will next reprise his popular role as the Hulk/Bruce Banner in the much-anticipated Disney+ series She-Hulk: Attorney at Law, has defended the Marvel Cinematic Universe which has been criticised for churning out endless content lately. For the uninitiated, his show She-Hulk: Attorney at Law…

John Cena reveals life-changing acting advice he received from The…

It is no secret that John Cena has followed in the footsteps of Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. The Rock and established himself as one of the leading men in Hollywood, but apparently, he was not always as confident as his towering personality might suggest to many. Cena, 45, recently took part…

Jason Momoa criticises his ‘Conan The Barbarian’ film, calls it…

Fans of Hollywood star Jason Momoa should not be surprised the 'Aquaman' actor does not participate in future anniversary celebrations of his role in 'Conan The Barbarian' movie. According to Deadline, while speaking to a magazine, Momoa slammed the 2011 film, which he starred in as the sword-swinging character of…

With 4.2/10 rating on IMDb, Laal Singh Chaddha becomes Aamir…

Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha hit theatres on Thursday, amid calls for a boycott, and looking at the opening collection and rating on IMDb, it seems the boycott brigade has succeeded in its plans to harm the film. While the film pocketed ₹10.7 crore on day one of release, its…

Celebrities unlike Johnny Depp’s Instagram post celebrating trial win against…

A host of prominent Hollywood celebrities, including Sophie Turner, Bella Hadid, and Robert Downey Jr, have ‘unliked’ Johnny Depp’s Instagram post celebrating his victory in the much-publicized defamation lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard. Depp sued Heard for $50 million after she wrote a 2018 op-ed for the Washington Post claiming…

Johnny Depp’s look as King Louis XV revealed in Netflix’s…

Johnny Depp is set to wow audiences yet again with his new film, Jeanne Du Barry. His first look as King Louis XV of France in Jeanne Du Barry, his first film role since his defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard, has been revealed by Why Not Productions. The actor,…

Brad Pitt has a ‘sh*t list’ of actors he’ll never…

We all have in our lives some favourite people and then there are some people whom we dislike like anything. Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt, who has worked with hundreds of actors ever since beginning his acting career, has a long list of actors that he abhors and does not want…

Aamir Khan thinks Tom Hanks should portray THIS character of…

Aamir Khan is presently busy promoting his much-anticipated film Laal Singh Chaddha, which will mark his return to the silver screen after a long gap of four years as the superstar was last seen in Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan, which bombed at the box office. Laal Singh Chaddha…

Ashton Kutcher had ‘rare form of vasculitis’ episode 3 yrs…

Jobs star Ashton Kutcher has opened up about being diagnosed with a “rare form of vasculitis”, an autoimmune disease that left him unable to see, hear or walk. The actor shared the diagnosis in the Monday episode of the National Geographic show, Running Wild with Bear Grylls: The Challenge. “Like…

Pop music and ‘Grease’ star Olivia Newton-John dead at age…

Singer Olivia Newton-John, who soared to the top of the world's pop music charts in the 1970s and 1980s with such tunes as "I Honestly Love You" and "Physical" and starred in the hit movie musical "Grease," died on Monday at the age 73 at her home in Southern California.…

Peter Jackson reveals he once considered hypnosis in attempt to…

Hollywood filmmaker Peter Jackson of 'The Lord of the Rings' fame has revealed that there was once a time when he considered hypnosis in an attempt to forget the hit movie franchise. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jackson during a podcast of the outlet revealed that he "seriously considered" using…

Predator star Jesse Ventura praises Prey Prequel as ‘thoughtful’ and…

Jesse Ventura, who starred in Predator, has nothing but good things to say about Prey, the long-running franchise's prequel, on Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Ventura, who portrayed Blain Cooper in the first Predator movie, praised star Amber Midthunder and director Dan Trachtenberg on social media on Hulu's prequel.…

Andy Serkis to direct, and produce a series on Madame…

Actor-director Andy Serkis is set to direct "Madame!", a series based on Marie Tussaud, the French artist and entrepreneur who founded the world-famous wax museum Madame Tussauds. Serkis, known for CGI-powered roles such as Gollum in the "Lord of the Rings" films and Caesar in the "Planet of the Apes"…

Top Gun: Maverick surpasses Titanic at the box office; becomes…

Tom Cruise’s latest action flick Top Gun: Maverick has been smashing one record after another ever since hitting the marquee. The film has now overtaken an iconic film in the list of the highest-grossing Hollywood films of all time. The film, which released in May, has now claimed the 7th…

The Gray Man sequel: Dhanush announces his return as Avik…

Indian actor Dhanush, who recently impressed critics and audiences with his performance in the Hollywood film The Gray Man, has confirmed that he would be reprising the role of Avik San a.k.a The Lone Wolf in the sequel. Taking to Twitter on Saturday, Dhanush wrote: “The Gray Man universe is…

Chris Hemsworth says CWG gold medallist Mirabai Chanu is worthy…

Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth, who is popular for portraying the Norse god of thunder, Thor, has showered praise on Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu, stating that "she is worthy" of his MCU character's hammer. The praise comes after Chanu recently clinched India's first gold medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022…

Tom Cruise apologises for interrupting a UK couple’s hike before…

Sarah and Jason Haygarth, a husband-and-wife pair from the UK, were enjoying a hike around the Lake District with their dog, Edward, when they reportedly spotted and spoke with the Top Gun: Maverick star Tom Cruise. The duo recently told a publication about encountering the Hollywood star while on a…

10 Strategies To Succeed On TikTok

TikTok, an app known for its short and simple clips taken mostly on cell phones, has seen a tremendous growth in popularity in recent years. Celebrities, sportsmen, and ordinary users have used the app's capacity to amass massive online followings. TikTok has quickly become one of the most popular social…

‘Saddened and shocked,’ says ‘Batgirl’ makers after the film got…

Hollywood director duo Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah have now shared their reaction to 'Batgirl' being shelved by Warner bros. despite the movie being fully shot and in post-production. Taking to Instagram, the 'Bad boys for life' director duo shared a heartfelt note, which reads, "We are saddened and…

‘We’ll be heartbroken if people don’t like Laal Singh Chaddha’:…

Last seen in Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan, Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is gearing up for the release of his next film Laal Singh Chaddha, which is the official remake of the Hollywood classic Forrest Gump headlined by Tom Hanks. Khan is leaving no stone unturned to promote the…

Aquaman star Jason Momoa in no mood to let his…

As we all know that the famous Hollywood star Jason Momoa recently met with an accident where he survived a head-on collision with a motorcyclist in Los Angeles. He was driving on Ola Topanga Canyon Road near the Calabasas area. The incident happened before 11 am on July 25 when…

Alia Bhatt meets her Darlings

THE ACTRESS TURNED PRODUCER STARTS A NEW CHAPTER A critically acclaimed role in Gangubai Kathiawadi, a notable guest appearance in record-breaking film RRR, and signing her first Hollywood film have turned 2022 into a great professional year for Alia Bhatt. The year gets more special this week with new film…

Big marketing madness massacres Hindi movies

HOW MAJOR BOLLYWOOD DISASTERS ARE BEING HARMED FURTHER BY SILLY PROMOTIONS Hollywood blockbuster Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One won’t release until July 2023, but that didn’t stop producers from releasing a thrilling trailer in May of this year. This will be accompanied by intriguing teasers and carefully orchestrated interviews…

The top 10 Kajol performances

Acclaimed actress Kajol is widely regarded as one of the finest leading ladies in Hindi cinema history. She has delivered unforgettable performances in iconic classics and helped Bollywood go global with successful blockbusters. The notoriously picky actress has done this, despite turning down multiple record-breaking movies. The popular star turns…

Dev Patel attempts to break up a knife fight before…

Dev Patel, who is known for roles in Slumdog Millionaire, Lion, and The Green Knight, was one of the many witnesses to a street knife fight on Monday in the city of Adelaide, Australia, where he currently resides. The knife fight eventually turned violent and resulted in a stabbing. The…

Heartstopper star Yasmin Finney wants to become ‘the first trans…

Yasmin Finney, known for her well-received performance in Netflix’s coming-of-age LGBTQ-themed series Heartstopper, says that she hopes to become the first ever trans Bond girl after expressing her love for the spy franchise. “I love James Bond films. Every film I’ve seen, I’ve always thought, ‘I’d love to be that…

Henry Cavill in talks to make his MCU debut; here’s…

Hollywood superstar Henry Cavill, who is best known for playing the role of Superman in the DCEU, is reportedly in advanced talks to make his thunderous Marvel Cinematic Universe debut. Yes, you read that absolutely right! The MCU is set to continue expanding into Phases Four and Five. There are…

Collin Farrell wants to be part of The Batman sequel

Hollywood actor Collin Farrell, in a recent interview told that he hopes HBO max begins the filming of his spinoff series of 'The Batman' in 2023. According to Variety, after being asked whether Farrell would play Penguin again in 'The Batman 2' or not? He stated, "Oh my god, you…

Alia Bhatt on filming Heart of Stone amid pregnancy and…

Alia Bhatt is on a roll these days! After the humongous success of Gangubai Kathiawadi and RRR, she is gearing up for her next release Darlings, which is set to stream on August 5 directly on Netflix, skipping theatrical release. Apart from some high-profile Bollywood films in her kitty, Bhatt…

Will Smith on his relationship with Chris Rock’s brother turning…

After four months of laying relatively low, Hollywood star Will Smith recently broke his silence on the infamous episode of slapping comedian Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards in March. For the uninitiated, Rock had been presenting an award on stage when he joked about Jada Pinkett-Smith’s shaved head.…

Sylvester Stallone once again slams Drago producer, calls him a…

Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone has once again slammed the producer of the 'Rocky' spinoff 'Drago'. Taking to Instagram, the 'Rocky' actor shared a post, which he captioned, "Another Heartbreaker... Just found this out...ONCE AGAIN, IRWIN WINKLER, this PATHETIC 94-year-old PRODUCER, and HIS MORONIC VULTURE CHILDREN, Charles And David, are once…

Aamir Khan requests ‘please don’t boycott my Laal Singh Chaddha’

Last seen in Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan in 2018, Aamir Khan is presently waiting for the release of his next film Laal Singh Chaddha, which has faced a series of setbacks ever since mounting the floors. But it seems there are some more setbacks in store for the…

Jon Favreau was against Iron Man’s death in ‘Avengers: Endgame’…

Hollywood director duo Anthony and Joe Russo in a recent interview stated that Jon Favreau, the director of Robert Downey Jr.'s 'Iron Man' didn't want his character to die in 'Avengers: Endgame'. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the director duo in an interview with an American magazine stated, "Part of…

SS Rajamouli feels ‘honoured’ as Russo Brothers call him ‘great’…

The Russo Brothers, who are presently riding high on the worldwide success of their latest film The Gray Man, recently sat down in a special interaction to discuss RRR, an Indian period action drama. Helmed by SS Rajamouli, the film has received an overwhelming response from some of the best…

Who will be the new James Bond after Daniel Craig?…

Who will be the next James Bond after Daniel Craig, is the question that is probably on everybody’s mind. A number of names have cropped up over the months but the makers are yet to sign anyone who steps into the shoes of the iconic character. From established actors like…

Martin Scorsese to collaborate again with Leonardo DiCaprio for a…

Ace Hollywood director Martin Scorsese is all set to collaborate once again with actor Leonardo DiCaprio for another Apple digital film 'The Wager'. According to Variety, Scorsese is attached to direct an adaptation of New Yorker journalist David Grann's upcoming nonfiction book "The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and…

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes’ daughter Suri makes on-screen singing debut

Hollywood stars Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' daughter, Suri Cruise, made her on-screen singing debut with the newly released movie 'Alone Together', which has been directed by her mother. According to Fox News, in an interview with an entertainment news outlet, Holmes said, "I always want the highest level of…

Priyanka Chopra dances her heart out at Diljit Dosanjh’s LA…

Loads of fun are expected when two Punjabis meet each other. Actor Priyanka Chopra met singer Diljit Dosanjh in Los Angeles recently as she attended Diljit's live concert with her husband Nick Jonas and YouTuber Lilly Singh. Taking to Instagram, Priyanka dropped some fun videos and pictures from the concert…

Johnny Depp sells his artwork for £3 mn

Johnny Depp on Thursday sold a collection of prints he created of Hollywood and rock icons for around £3 million via a UK gallery chain. The 59-year-old "Pirates of the Caribbean" star has spent millions on a bitter legal battle with his ex-wife, the 36-year-old actress Amber Heard. Depp wrote…

Building films on stars and stardom won’t work: Kareena Kapoor…

The era of bankrolling projects based on star power is gone, says Kareena Kapoor Khan, who believes it is the content that would decide the fate of a film. In a world transformed by the streaming services and the coronavirus pandemic, Kareena said the realisation of uncertainty has forced people…

Gwyneth Paltrow says nepotism kids in Hollywood have to work…

Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow touched on the topic of celebrity kids in Hollywood and how the industry can try to "pull you down." According to E! News, recently while appearing on the episode of Hailey Bieber's YouTube series 'Who's in my Bathroom?', the Oscar-winning actor opened up about the concept…

Jameela Jamil agrees with fans over criticism of her appearance…

It has been just a couple of days since the first pictures of Jameela Jamil as Titania in Marvel Studios’ much-anticipated show She-Hulk: Attorney at Law emerged on social media. While some liked the pictures, many criticised the actress’ appearance. A lot of it had to do with the character's…

Internet divided over Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelensky, wife appearing on…

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky and his wife Olena Zelenska posed for Vogue magazine amid the ongoing war with Russia. While Vogue described the cover as a 'portrait of bravery', many called it 'insensitive and pandering to Western influence'. It created a buzz on social media, with many users calling the digital…

Farhan Akhtar: I felt like it was going to be…

Actor Farhan Akhtar reveals what drew him to his Ms Marvel role He may have made a name for himself in Bollywood as a writer, director, producer, singer, and actor during a distinguished 21-year career, but Farhan Akhtar is now getting global recognition with a new audience for his impactful…

Chris Rock makes another joke about getting slapped by Will…

One particular moment from Oscars 2022 that still continues to make waves has to be Hollywood star Will Smith slapping renowned stand-up comedian Chris Rock on national television. The whole world saw what could be termed as the most controversial moment in the history of Academy Awards live on television.…

Goodfellas star Paul Sorvino dies at 83

Hollywood star Paul Sorvino, who was well-known for his work on Goodfellas and Law & Order, passed away at the age of 83 on Monday from natural causes. According to Variety, his wife, DeeDee Sorvino, posted on Instagram, saying "I am completely devastated. The love of my life & the…

Kevin Feige responds to Ryan Gosling’s wish to play Ghost…

Hollywood star Ryan Gosling is presently basking in the worldwide success of his latest film The Gray Man, directed by the Russo Brothers for the streaming media giant Netflix. While promoting the film earlier this month, Gosling told Happy Sad Confused podcast host Josh Horowitz that he would like to…

‘Marvel making a series with a Pakistani Muslim girl at…

Filmmaker-sibling duo Russo Brothers were recently in India to promote their much-talked-about film The Gray Man, starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Dhanush, and Ana de Armas in prominent roles. During their short visit, the two also met actor-producer Farhan Akhtar and his business partner Ritesh Sidhwani and revealed that they…

Jason Momoa survives accident involving head-on collision with motorcyclist –…

Hollywood actor Jason Momoa was involved in a head-on crash involving a motorcyclist on a Los Angeles-area highway over the weekend, according to the California Highway Patrol. The Hollywood Reporter reported that he was driving along Old Topanga Road in Calabasas, California, just before 11 am on Sunday when a…

Brad Pitt’s ‘hatred’ towards Angelina Jolie resulted in Château Miraval…

The months-long legal battle over Château Miraval winery, France came to an end when Hollywood star Angelina Jolie scored a win against ex-husband Brad Pitt recently. They purchased the vineyard together back when they first started dating and later got married on the grounds of the winery in 2014. In…

‘I’m an incomparable talent. I have over 100+ credits’: Keke…

Hollywood star Keke Palmer doesn't seem to be amused by the recent social media debate equating her career to Zendaya's. According to the Hollywood Reporter, a tweet gained attention for saying that Palmer, who is now starring in Jordan Peele's Nope, and Zendaya's perceived disparity in the mainstream appeal is…

Amber Heard files notice of appeal in Johnny Depp defamation…

Hollywood actor Amber Heard filed a notice of appeal on Thursday of the USD 10 million defamation verdict that a Virginia jury awarded to her ex-husband, Johnny Depp. According to Variety, Heard's lawyers had announced they would appeal immediately after the jury found on June 1 that she had defamed…

Margot Robbie takes home an eye-popping paycheque for Barbie; becomes…

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) actress Margot Robbie is officially the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. And the film which has helped her attain the top spot is Warner Bros. Pictures’ Barbie for which she has reportedly been paid a hefty paycheque. The 32-year-old Australian actor was paid a whopping…

‘Long tradition of storytelling in India, not being able to…

The Indian film industry churns out the maximum number of films in the world. These films are made in several popular Indian languages spoken throughout the country. There are several successful film-producing industries within the Indian film industry, including Bollywood, Tollywood, Kollywood, and Mollywood. Together these industries produce over 2000…

No need for woman to play James Bond, says Ana…

Hollywood star Ana de Armas recently revealed that she wants Bond girls to be written as "substantial" roles while sharing her thoughts on whether a woman needs to play the next James Bond. In a recent interview, de Armas said, "There's no need for a female Bond." "There shouldn't be…

No need for woman to play James Bond, says Ana…

Hollywood star Ana de Armas recently revealed that she wants Bond girls to be written as "substantial" roles while sharing her thoughts on whether a woman needs to play the next James Bond. In a recent interview, de Armas said, "There's no need for a female Bond." "There shouldn't be any need to steal someone else's character, you know, to take over," as per Page Six. "This is a novel,…

Dhanush: Tamil cinema’s power player

All you need to know about the superstar’s incredible life and fascinating career It will be a double delight for Dhanush this week. The popular actor makes his Hollywood debut in action film The Gray Man, which has a Netflix premiere on July 22, and then celebrates his 39th birthday…

Ryan Gosling shares what partner Eva Mendes thinks about him…

Hollywood star Ryan Gosling is presently busy promoting his next The Gray Man, directed by the Russo Brothers. The actor is leaving no stone unturned to promote the film ahead of its grand premiere on July 22 on Netflix. He was recently on The One Show where he was asked…

‘Marvel is extremely actor friendly, but not director friendly’, says…

Hollywood actor Ethan Hawke, recently shared his experience of working in a 'Marvel' web series, stating that "Marvel is extremely actor friendly, but might not be director friendly". Hawke,51, recently joined 'Marvel Cinematic Universe' in the Disney+ Hotstar action series 'Moon Knight', where he portrayed the role of an antagonist…

‘He opened all doors for me in Hollywood’: Mallika Sherawat…

Mallika Sherawat needs no introduction. She redefined the term ‘bold’ in Bollywood in a time when actresses shied away from taking up anything ‘bold’ or too ‘glamorous’. In a male-dominated industry, she fronted a number of films that went on to do well at the ticket counter. Sherawat is presently…

‘Felt I had a responsibility now that the West is…

Dhanush is one of the most-loved actors in India. He has several notable films to his credit. Apart from delivering a series of blockbusters in Tamil cinema, he has worked in some Bollywood films as well, including Raanjhanaa and Atrangi Re. The actor, who previously made his Hollywood debut with…

Peter Dinklage signs on to play Casca Highbottom in Hunger…

Hollywood actor Peter Dinklage of Game of Thrones fame has been cast by Lionsgate as Casca Highbottom, dean of the Academy, in the upcoming prequel 'The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes'. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the upcoming project, which is an adaptation of Suzanne Collins' novel,…

21 months after first marrying her in Florida, John Cena…

Hollywood actor John Cena and his wife Shay Shariatzadeh recently tied the knot for the second time in Vancouver, 21 months after first marrying at a Florida attorney's office. According to People magazine, in a picture obtained by TMZ, the WWE star was seen wearing a navy-blue suit as he…

Chris Pratt shuts down rumours of wanting to replace Harrison…

Hollywood star Chris Pratt has shut down rumours that he is interested in taking over the iconic role of Indiana Jones from Harrison Ford. According to Fox News, during a recent appearance on the 'Happy Sad Confused' podcast, Pratt discussed the possibility of taking over the role in potential remakes…

Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha moves Chiranjeevi to tears at…

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan recently hosted a special preview of his much-anticipated film Laal Singh Chaddha in Hyderabad. The special preview was attended by several prominent faces of south cinema, including superstar Chiranjeevi, SS Rajamouli, Sukumar, and Naga Chaitanya. The pictures of the stars from the screening have been doing…

Keanu Reeves says it’s ‘always been a dream to play…

Hollywood superstar Keanu Reeves, who was last seen in The Matrix Resurrections (2021), is presently busy promoting his upcoming film DC League of Super-Pets, a computer-animated superhero comedy film produced by Warner Animation Group, based on the DC Comics superhero team Legion of Super-Pets. The actor voices Batman in the…

Why Brahmastra could prove to be a costly mistake

LONG-DELAYED FILM IS SIMILAR TO MAJOR HOLLYWOOD FAILURE Hollywood fantasy adventure The Last Airbender (2010) was supposed to be the first part of a trilogy, but it received so much negativity that no further films were made. Lead star Dev Patel later admitted to disliking the film and regretted being…

Amid rising cases in US, Hollywood Covid-19 protocols extended to…

As Covid cases are starting to sharply rise once again in the United States, Hollywood's studios and unions have decided to extend their safety protocols. As per The Hollywood Reporter, COVID-19 safety protocols have been extended to September 30. Containing guidelines on masking, vaccines and meal service, the agreement features…

Khloe Kardashian and ex-boyfriend Tristan Thompson set to welcome their…

US reality TV star Khloe Kardashian and her ex Tristan Thompson are expecting a child together via surrogate. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Kardashian and NBA player Tristan Thompson, who plays for the Chicago Bulls, will be parents to their second child. True was born to the couple in April…

Kevin Hart reveals Will Smith ‘in a better space’ after…

If you were curious to know how Hollywood star Will Smith is doing after he slapped comedian-host Chris Rock at the Oscars 2022, comedian and actor Kevin Hart during the premiere of the DC League of Super Pets opened up about the well-being of his close friend Smith post the…

Oscar winning actor Kevin Spacey pleads not guilty to sex…

Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey will go on trial in London next year after pleading not guilty on Thursday to accusations of sex offences dating back almost 20 years.Spacey is accused of five offences in Britain - four counts of sexual assault by touching, and a more serious charge of causing…

Confirmed: Daniel Kaluuya to not return for Black Panther: Wakanda…

It has been confirmed that the Hollywood actor, Daniel Kaluuya, will not be part of Marvel Comics' upcoming action flick Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. According to variety, the Widows actor was asked to be part of the second installment of the film but had already committed to star in Jordan…

Kevin Spacey due in UK court again to face sexual…

Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey was on Thursday due to make his latest British courtroom appearance after he was charged last month with sexually assaulting three men and granted unconditional bail. The 62-year-old star, who last faced a UK court over the four counts of sexual assault on June 16, was…

Emmy nominations 2022: Here’s what you need to know about…

The Emmy Awards nominations for the year 2022 have been announced by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, with the HBO drama Succession leading the pack with 25 nominations. It was followed by Ted Lasso and The White Lotus with 20 nods apiece. Comedy series Hacks and Only Murders…

Arjun Rampal: Daring to be dramatically different

ARJUN RAMPAL DISCUSSES HIS DEEP DESIRE TO TAKE ON ACTING CHALLENGES In terms of challenges and variety of roles, this is perh­a­ps the most interesting phase of Arjun Rampal’s car­e­er. The talented actor is taking on dramatically different characters in diverse genres that are showing off his impressive range and…

Priyanka Chopra Jonas: India’s global superstar

Forty magical moments from the life and career of Priyanka Chopra Jonas A path-breaking global career has turned Priyanka Chopra Jonas into perhaps the most famous Indian celebrity on the planet. From her stunning Miss World win to becoming a frontline Bollywood star and then cracking Hollywood, she has blazed…

Gingger Shankar: Marvellous journey of a maestro

GINGGER SHANKAR DISCUSSES HER MUSIC AND GREAT FAMILY LEGACY Being the daughter of master violinist L Subramaniam and great singer Viji Shankar, along with having legendary classical Indian vocalist Lakshmi Shankar as a grandmother, meant that Gingger Shankar was introduced to music from a young age. This connection evolved into…

Here’s how Thor: Love and Thunder star Chris Hemsworth hammered…

Chris Hemsworth, one of the world’s highest-paid actors who featured in Marvel’s latest release Thor: Love and Thunder, is reported to have struggled with his mental health and spoke about the same in 2019, reports the Express. The 38-year-old actor is quoted as saying, “When you’re constantly self-analysing, it’s ultimately…

Mickey Rourke finds Tom Cruise ‘irrelevant’: ‘The guy’s been doing…

Tom Cruise is one of the biggest stars Hollywood has ever produced. The actor enjoys a massive fan following in every nook and corner of the world. But it seems he has lost his sheen for Mickey Rourke. What makes us think so? Well, Rourke on Monday appeared on the…

SS Rajamouli’s RRR spellbinds Doctor Strange and Dune writer: ‘Has…

Helmed by SS Rajamouli, RRR continues to impress viewers even after more than three months of its theatrical release. The film has truly emerged as an international film appealing to audiences across the globe. Over the course of three months, a number of Hollywood artists have showered praises on the…

Did Johnny Depp trash Amber Heard in new song as…

After winning a high-profile defamation trial last month, Johnny Depp is hitting out at his ex-wife Amber Heard in two scathing new songs on his forthcoming album with Jeff Beck. In a review of the record, which is scheduled to be released on July 15, by The Sunday Times, the…

Chris Evans comes out in defense of Anthony Mackie playing…

Hollywood actor Chris Evans has come out in defense of Anthony Mackie playing 'Captain America' in the upcoming Marvel installments of the franchise and said "Sam Wilson is Captain America." According to The Hollywood Reporter, after it was revealed that Captain America 4 is in the works, the outlet announced…

No director’s cut for Thor: ‘I watch director’s cuts of…

Taika Waititi, the director of the much-talked-about Hollywood film Thor: Love and Thunder, the fourth film in the Marvel series, which debuted this weekend to a franchise-high USD143 million, told NME in a recent interview that he doesn’t like lengthier versions of films that include stuff that was removed for…

Amber Heard claims wrong juror gave verdict in Johnny Depp…

Hollywood actor Amber Heard's legal team has asked for a mistrial to be declared in the defamation lawsuit involving Johnny Depp, alleging that a wrong juror was seated on the jury. According to Fox News, the filing was made by her legal team on Friday afternoon. They have argued that…

Alia Bhatt says ‘thank you’ to co-star Gal Gadot as…

Alia Bhatt announced the wrap of her debut Hollywood film, Heart of Stone, and shared a few pictures from the set on her social media. The actor co-stars with Gal Gadot and Jamie Dornan in Tom Harper's upcoming spy thriller that will stream on Netflix. On Friday, the Gangubai Kathiawadi…

Chris Hemsworth reveals younger brother Liam was almost cast as…

Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth has revealed that his younger brother Liam Hemsworth was almost cast as Marvel's Thor instead of him. According to E! News, while promoting the latest installment of the franchise, Thor: Love and Thunder, the 38-year-old revealed just how close Liam was to playing the Mjolnir swinging…

Tell It Like A Woman: Jacqueline Fernandez drops first poster…

Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez has shared the first poster of her latest Hollywood film, Tell It Like a Woman. "So proud to be part of this extraordinary effort by the entire team of Tell it like a Woman. An anthology directed by 8 Female directors from different parts of the…

Netflix to co-produce and stream Johnny Depp’s next film King…

Here is a great piece of news for all those fans of Johnny Depp who were curious to know about the actor’s next project following his high-profile defamation suit against ex-wife Amber Heard, and what he claimed was a wider boycott by Hollywood studios. Netflix is set to co-produce and…

Stranger Things fans rejoice, makers unveil plans for spinoff series…

Stranger Things creators Matt and Ross Duffer have unveiled plans for a spinoff series of their blockbuster hit Netflix show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the project, details of which are being kept under wraps, is but one of five projects the siblings have unveiled as part of their nine-figure…

Priyanka Chopra teams up with Mindy Kaling to play her…

Priyanka Chopra has joined forces with Mindy Kaling to headline an upcoming Hollywood rom-com, marking their first collaboration together. The Quantico actress will play Kaling’s Punjabi cousin in the yet-to-be-titled film. Apart from playing one of the female leads, the Late Night actress has also co-written the film. She will…

Fawad Khan sends internet into a meltdown as he makes…

And the wait is finally over! Pakistani superstar Fawad Khan has made a grand entry in the first episode of Ms. Marvel. Fawad essays the role of a freedom fighter in the British Raj who falls in love with Aisha, a woman from another dimension who is attempting to return…

Devdas: 20th anniversary special

TWENTY FACTS ABOUT THE 2002 FILM AND LEGACY OF THE TIMELESS NOVEL THAT INSPIRED IT This week marks the 20-year anniversary of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directed Bollywood film Devdas, which released globally on July 12, 2002, and became a blockbuster success. The highest grossing Bollywood film of that year…

Sargun Mehta not impressed with Aamir Khan’s Punjabi accent in…

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has been missing from the silver screen for almost four years. His last release was Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan in 2018, which bombed at the box office. Khan will next be seen in his home production Laal Singh Chaddha, which is an official remake…

Chris Evans joins Emily Blunt to headline Netflix’s Pain Hustlers

Hollywood star Chris Evans is all set to join Emily Blunt in Netflix’s Pain Hustlers. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Evans is best known for playing Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe since 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger, but he is expanding his career in Hollywood now that…

Stranger Things 4 crosses one billion viewing hours; becomes second…

Stranger Things season 4 has entered an elite Netflix club. According to the streamer's internal tracking, the show's global watching reached the billion-hour threshold after the release of the final two episodes of the season on July 1. It is the first television series in the English language and the…

Chris Pratt hints at bidding adieu to MCU and Guardians…

Chris Pratt has played a variety of characters ever since he first started, but a majority of the audience still associates him with Peter Quill, also known as his alias Star Lord in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Hollywood star has headlined the two Guardians of the Galaxy movies as…

RRR emerges as second-best film at Hollywood Critics Association Awards…

It has been more than three months since the release of SS Rajamouli’s magnum-opus RRR, but the film is still continuing its winning streak. After taking the global box office by storm, the high-profile drama has now emerged as the second-best film at Hollywood Critics Association Awards 2022, leaving behind…

Stranger Things 4 breaks Nielsen streaming record; racks up 7.2…

One additional record for Stranger Things is not all that surprising given the others it has previously broken at the start of its fourth season. But the Netflix series has now passed a significant milestone and breaks Nielsen Streaming Record. According to Nielsen, Stranger Things racked up 7.2 billion minutes…

Stranger Things star Winona Ryder opens up on her break-up…

Winona Ryder, one of the leading Hollywood actresses from the 90s, who can currently be seen in Netflix’s globally successful streaming show Stranger Things, recently opened up about the dark phase she had to face after breaking up with Johnny Depp. For those not in the know, Ryder and Depp…

Tom Hiddleston and Marvel star Zawe Ashton expecting first baby…

Hollywood star couple, Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton are expecting their first child together. Zawe, who recently attended a special screening of the period drama Mr Malcom's List on Wednesday, in New York City, showed up with her baby bump. According to People magazine, the 37-year-old actor looked stunning, as…

Ms. Marvel: Is Fawad Khan a part of Episode 5?…

It was confirmed a long time back that Pakistani actor, Fawad Khan, is going to be a part of the Hollywood web series 'Ms. Marvel' which is currently streaming on Disney+ Hotstar, a glimpse from the latest episode swamped the social media with fans' predictions that the actor might be…

Chris Hemsworth reveals his kids to make cameos in Thor:…

Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth has revealed that two of his three kids would be featured in the upcoming Thor: Love & Thunder movie. In an interview with a journalist, Hemsworth shared the information that two of his kids would be seen in the latest installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe,…

Priyanka Chopra gets a shout-out from Hollywood friend Mindy Kaling…

Priyanka Chopra recently announced the launch of her own homeware line in the US, Sona Home. The Quantico star posted a video featuring some of the products, and she got a shout-out from Mindy Kaling for her new venture. Priyanka announced her homeware line named Sona Home, last week. She…

Alia Bhatt hits out at patriarchal report writing Ranbir Kapoor…

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt took the internet by storm on Monday by announcing her pregnancy through an Instagram post when she uploaded a picture of herself with husband Ranbir Kapoor looking at an ultrasound monitor screen. The couple married in April this year. While fans and celebrities have been showering…

‘It’s been luxury working with different directors and different cast,’…

Eight films and over a decade later, Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth says from being an “obvious” comic book superhero, Thor has evolved into a character that embodies a lot of his personality traits. Since 2011’s origin story Thor, the Australian actor has appeared as the Marvel superhero in The Avengers,…

What’s so fun about this film is that it holds…

Oscar-winner Natalie Portman credits Marvel Studios for casting a five-foot-three frame actor like her in the towering role of Mighty Thor in the upcoming Thor: Love and Thunder, an opportunity the star says changed the way she perceived superhero films. Portman returns as Thor’s ex-girlfriend and astrophysicist Jane Foster in…

Succession season four goes into production

Production on the fourth season of HBO's acclaimed satirical family drama Succession is underway, the premium cable network has announced. Created by Jesse Armstrong, the series follows media baron Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Siobhan (Sarah Snook), Roman (Kieran Culkin), and Connor (Alan Ruck)…

YRF accused of copying poster of Idris Elba’s Beast for…

After staying away from the silver screen for four long years, Shah Rukh Khan will be back in and as Pathaan. The motion poster of the much-anticipated film was unveiled amid much anticipation on Saturday. In the poster, Khan is seen wielding a shotgun with his back towards the camera…

Ben Affleck’s 10-yr-old son Samuel bumps $225,000 Lamborghini into BMW.…

Hollywood star Ben Affleck's 10-year-old just got into a little mischief as he recently bumped a Lamborghini into the front of a parked BMW at a Los Angeles luxury car dealership. The child was accompanied by the actor and his girlfriend Jennifer Lopez. Ben and Jennifer Lopez went with Samuel…

Showing my butt was kind of a dream of mine:…

HOLLYWOOD star Chris Hemsworth, recently attended the grand premiere of his film 'Thor: Love and Thunder' at the El Captain Theatre in Los Angeles, where in an interview the actor said, "Showing my butt was kind of a dream of mine". According to Variety, Chirs Hemsworth, in a personal interaction…

‘They let white people adopt black babies but don’t let…

Hollywood actor Tiffany Haddish expressed her desire to be a 'present parent', readily available for her kids, and adopt children post her remaining two films. Speaking on the difficulties for Black women to adopt white babies, the Bad Trip actor revealed that 'it's hard out here’, reported People magazine. “As…

Christian Bale admits not watching The Batman; calls Robert Pattison…

English actor Christian Bale admitted that although he did not watch Robert Pattison's superhit film The Batman, he thinks that the latter is an 'absolutely wonderful actor'. During the premiere of Bale's Thor: Love and Thunder at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, the actor confessed that he watches only…

Brad Pitt opens up about face blindness; reveals he ‘struggles…

Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt thinks that he may suffer from undiagnosed prosopagnosia, the inability to recognise people’s faces that’s otherwise known as face blindness. The 58-year-old opened up about his possible medical condition, and the impact it may have on his reputation, in a recent interview with GQ. The actor…

From her special diet to high-intensity workout, here’s is everything…

Alia Bhatt is one of the finest actresses working in Bollywood today. She has delivered multiple extraordinary performances and has won numerous awards for her exceptional acting chops. In addition to her impeccable acting talent, Bhatt is also known for having an amazingly gorgeous figure, which is, of course, the…

‘He’s wonderful and supportive:’ Camille Vasquez on her boyfriend’s reaction…

Camille Vasquez recently appeared in her first one-on-one televised interview after the Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard defamation trial. While speaking to Access Hollywood's Mario Lopez, the attorney opened up about her boyfriend Edward Owen's reaction to her dating rumours with Depp during the ongoing trial. “He’s wonderful and supportive…

Celebrating 30 years of King Khan

FROM AWARDS TO ZERO AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN, WHY SHAH RUKH HAS RULED BOLLYWOOD THIS week marks the 30th film anniversary of Shah Rukh Khan. Hindi cinema’s biggest global star of the modern era made his big screen debut on June 25, 1992, in hit romantic drama Deewana. He went…

Johnny Depp to tour with his rock band Hollywood Vampires…

Hollywood star Johnny Depp is ready to embark on an overseas tour with his rock band Hollywood Vampires next year. Apart from Depp, the overseas tour will include band members Alice Cooper, Joe Perry, and Tommy Henriksen, reported Variety. Previously, according to an official statement written by the band members,…

Muslim take on a Hollywood rom-com

FILMMAKER IMAN ZAWAHRY AND ACTRESS AIZZAH FATIMA DISCUSS THEIR NEW MOVIE AMERICANISH THIS year’s London Indian Film Festival includes the European premiere of Americanish. The unique romantic comedy with female Muslims at the forefront revolves around a single New York-based first-generation immigrant mother trying to find suitable matches for her…

Hollywood actor Brad Pitt says he is on the ‘last…

Hollywood actor Brad Pitt has said that he is on the 'last leg' of his film career. According to Variety, the 58-year-old actor is not seeking a career resurgence. Pitt feels like his long career in movies is coming to an end soon. "I consider myself on my last leg…

‘I really relished people seeing me as big:’ Natalie Portman…

Revealing the professional secret of her 'increased height' in the upcoming movie 'Thor: Love and Thunder' Hollywood actor Natalie Portman said that to attain nine inches she bulked up her body and walked on a special 'deck' for the film. According to Variety, Portman trained with a professional for about…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan to follow Timothee Chalamet’s…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan reportedly has been planning to make his debut as a director for some time. Reports claimed that he is working on a script for web series and now the latest report claims he is inspired by Hollywood actor Timothee Chalamet. Scroll down to know…

Rowan Atkinson explains the main purpose of a joke, says…

British actor and comedian Rowan Atkinson defended the act of comedy, sharing that the main purpose of a joke is 'to offend' or have the 'potential to offend'. Taking a stand against 'cancel culture', which is the practice of engaging in mass cancelling to show disapproval of something, Atkinson in…

Deepika Padukone graces an event in Spain with Rami Malek

Bollywood star Deepika Padukone has been making waves across the globe. After representing India at Cannes 2022, she has now reached Spain for the Cartier event. Several pictures from the event have been doing the rounds on the internet in which the Padmaavat star is seen standing next to Hollywood…

Amber Heard and Robert Pattinson emerge as ‘most beautiful person…

By using a traditional face mapping method, it is declared that the Hollywood actor Amber Heard and Robert Pattinson have the most beautiful faces in the world. As per a publication, Dr Julian De Silva from the Centre for Advanced Facial Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery in London used an ancient…

Bradley Cooper reveals he was mocked by a famous director…

Hollywood actor Bradley Cooper revealed that he was mocked by a famous director for having seven Oscar nominations. In a recent podcast, Cooper said the incident occurred when Cooper attended a party after the award season of his film, A Star Is Born. The director who mocked The Hangover star…

Chris Evans more interested in returning to MCU as Human…

Hollywood actor Chris Evans has recently revealed that he'd be more interested in returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Johnny Storm (Human Torch) rather than as Steve Rogers (Captain America). Evans has played the latter role for a decade in various MCU tentpoles prior to which he had starred…

‘I couldn’t be more grateful for an amazing cast and…

Priyanka Chopra's debut streaming show Citadel, which has been the talk of the town for quite some time, is set for release soon, according to information the actor recently shared. Priyanka took to Instagram to share the news that work on her web project has “almost” wrapped up. Sharing a…

Tom Hardy updates fans on Vemon 3; shares script cover

Hollywood actor-writer Tom Hardy shared a script cover page of his upcoming movie, Vemon 3, on Thursday. The post shared by Tom doesn't reveal the name of the Venom sequel. Though the picture confirms that Tom will be working again with Kelly Marcel on the story of the Venom sequel.…

Top 10 reasons to get excited about Laal Singh Chaddha

BOLLYWOOD going through a terrible time in recent years has seen the quality of films plummet, but among the darkness is a bright light in the shape of forthcoming film Laal Singh Chaddha, which is set to shine when it is eventually released on August 11 after several delays and…

Alia Bhatt expresses gratitude for love on Brahmastra trailer

Actor Alia Bhatt, who is currently busy shooting for her Hollywood debut Heart of Stone, took some time off her work schedule to thank the audience for showering love on the Brahmastra trailer. Taking to Instagram Stories, Alia wrote, "Another GREAT day on Heart of Stone - so so so…

Kevin Spacey denies sexual assault charges in UK court, gets…

Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey on Thursday "strenuously" denied claims that he sexually assaulted three men, as the US star appeared in a London court to face charges. Deputy Chief Magistrate Tan Ikram granted him unconditional bail until the next hearing, set for 9:30 am (0830 GMT) on July 14 at…

Barbie: Ryan Gosling’s first look as ‘Ken’ unveiled

Barbie is one of the most awaited Hollywood films and now the makers have unveiled the first look of Ryan Gosling who will be seen playing 'Ken' in the movie. Margot Robbie will be playing the title character in the film and her first look was dropped a while ago.…

I was so lost and I was addicted to cocaine:…

Hollywood actor Bradley Cooper, in a recent podcast, opened up about his addiction to substance abuse when he was terminated from the action-thriller series 'Alias' in the early 2000s. "I was so lost and I was addicted to cocaine -- that was the other thing. I severed my Achilles tendon…

Robert Downey Jr. facetimed Johnny Depp to congratulate him on…

Congratulatory messages are pouring in for Johnny Depp from not only his fans from across the globe but also his colleagues in the film industry. According to reports, Hollywood biggie Robert Downey Jr. congratulated Depp via video call after he won the defamation case against his ex-wife, Amber Heard. As…

Priyanka sizzles in purple swimsuit, spends some ‘Me Time’ by…

Global Icon Priyanka Chopra has mastered the art of excelling in everything she undertakes. Juggling several projects at a time, Priyanka called for some 'me time' on Monday. The 39-year-old actor took to Instagram on Monday to share a video endorsing a travel company that shows her chilling by the…

Kevin Spacey due in London court on Thursday to face…

Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has been formally charged with sexual assault and will appear before a court in London later this week, police said on Monday. The Metropolitan Police said the 62-year-old actor would appear at Westminster Magistrates Court at 0900 GMT on Thursday to face four counts of sexual…

Britney Spears’ ex-husband charged with stalking after trying to crash…

Britney Spears' former husband was charged with criminal stalking charges by a US court after he showed up at the pop singer's home in Los Angeles and attempted to crash her wedding to Sam Asghari. According to a publication, Jason Alexander, 40, pleaded not guilty to the allegation, as well…

Kim Kardashian rubbishes reports of returning Marilyn Monroe’s iconic dress…

Kim Kardashian's Marilyn Monroe moment at the MET Gala 2022 was the most talked about look of the night. Some praised the Business Mogul for the way she carried the 60-year-old heritage while some were clearly not happy and thought it was an insult to the legend. But now, The…

‘There’s no one better to do it:’ Chris Evans on…

Hollywood superstar Chris Evans recently responded to Anthony Mackie replacing him in the role of iconic Marvel superhero Captain America. The actor, who officially retired from the role of Captain America in Avengers: End Game after playing the role in 10 Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, is more than thrilled to…

Idris Elba back in talks to star as next James…

Rumours have been doing the rounds lately that Idris Elba is back in discussions to star as the next James Bond and take the iconic film franchise forward. The actor was confirmed as being ‘part of the conversation’ to be the next 007 by producer Barbara Broccoli earlier this year.…

Pixar’s Lightyear banned over same sex kiss in Saudi Arabia,…

The upcoming animated Hollywood flick Lightyear has become the latest Disney movie to be banned in various Middle East countries, including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The news has been confirmed by a leading entertainment portal with sources stating that the decision is linked to the inclusion of…

Russo Brothers heap praises on Dhanush, say ‘he is fantastic…

National Film Award-winning actor Dhanush currently has multiple projects at various stages of development, one of them being the Hollywood biggie The Gray Man. Helmed by the Russo Brothers, the upcoming film marks Dhanush’s debut in Hollywood. Releasing first in theatres before landing on Netflix, the actioner has several high-profile…

Farhan Akhtar a fascinating person: Ms Marvel star Iman Vellani

Describing her co-actor Farhan Akhtar as someone who has a lot of "stories to share", Ms Marvel star Iman Vellani says working with the Indian actor on the Disney+ series was an amazing experience. Debutante Vellani headlines Ms Marvel, Marvel Studios' series on the titular Pakistani-American teen superhero, which started…

Marvel-lous way to ‘change how Muslims are viewed in real…

WITH great power comes great responsibility,’ are words etched in Marvel folklore, thanks to Spiderman. But now, these words are just as important to Iman Vellani, Marvel’s first-ever Muslim superhero. The 19-year-old plays Kamala Khan, aka Ms Marvel, in the new Disney+ series of the same name. “We’re really shifting…

‘I knew Brahmastra will be a difficult film to make:’…

After facing a series of delays, a pandemic, and two lockdowns later, one of Indian cinema’s most ambitious films, Brahmastra: Part One Shiva, is finally set to arrive in cinemas in September. Director Ayan Mukerji, known for Wake Up Sid (2009) and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), says he is…

Farhan Akhtar pens note for Ms Marvel team; praises show…

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar on Tuesday said he is proud to be associated with Ms Marvel, the upcoming Disney+ series which he described as a "celebration of diversity" Ahead of the series premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on Wednesday, Akhtar penned a note of appreciation for the makers of Ms Marvel congratulating…

We have been investing in India right from when we…

The Hinduja Group is actively planning property development in India including residential and office spaces, its co-chairman Gopichand Hinduja said. Having a presence in places like Chennai, Mumbai and Hyderabad, the group has a huge land bank in India, he said adding that planning is on either for creating a…

Jawan Teaser: Is Shah Rukh Khan’s look copied from Sam…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has been away from the silver screen for close to four years now, has announced his next film, titled Jawan. Helmed by well-known Tamil filmmaker Atlee Kumar, the pan-India film marks Khan’s third film announcement in quick succession. The superstar has previously unveiled the…

Dynamic career of Raj Khosla

TWENTY FACTS ABOUT THE ACE WRITER-DIRECTOR AND HIS FABULOUS FILMS A REMARKABLE rise saw Raj Khosla become one of Bollywood’s all-time greatest filmmakers. The ace writer-director went from becoming an assistant to legendary actor-director Guru Dutt to delivering all-time classics that entertained audiences across different generations. Born on May 31…

Key moments of Depp vs Heard trial

After weeks of explosive testimony and three days of deliberations, the jury delivered a split verdict on Wednesday in the blockbuster defamation case between Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard. And while the jury found that each had defamed the other, Depp celebrated the verdict as a victory and…

Depp celebrates defamation verdict, Heard ‘heartbroken’

A jubilant Johnny Depp said Wednesday that a US jury “gave me my life back” by overwhelmingly taking his side in a bitter defamation battle with his ex-wife Amber Heard over mutual allegations of domestic abuse. The jury, after a six-week trial, found that Depp and Heard had defamed each…

Chann Pardesi makes a masterful return

SIMRAN SIDHU ON THE PUNJABI CLASSIC AND HIS PLANNED SEQUEL PUNJABI cinema has enjoyed an incredible resurgence in recent years with contemporary films clocking up huge box office numbers, but perhaps the most interesting release of 2022 has been a remastered version of all-time classic Chann Pardesi. Widely regarded by…

Can Depp’s career bounce back with defamation verdict?

AFTER a US jury largely sided with Johnny Depp in his libel battle against Amber Heard, could the verdict help the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star to resurrect his flagging career? A jubilant Depp on Wednesday (1) said the jury "gave me my life back" as he was awarded more…

Kamal Haasan: A pathbreaking icon

A WATCHLIST OF THE LEGENDARY STAR’S MOST MEMORABLE MOVIES AHEAD OF HIS NEW RELEASE VIKRAM LEGENDARY actor Kamal Haasan makes a welcome return with big budget film Vikram. He stars alongside popular stars Vijay Sethupathi and Fahadh Faasil in the dark Tamil action thriller, which will also have dubbed versions…

‘Amir seems hell-bent on acting like Tom Hanks but falls…

After facing a series of setbacks, Aamir Khan’s hugely anticipated film Laal Singh Chaddha is finally nearing its theatrical release. On Sunday, the superstar shared the trailer of the film with the audience. The trailer shows the eventful journey of Khan’s character over the years. He plays a differently-abled Sikh…

Prince William holds future of British monarchy in his hands

WHILE nearly all attention will be focused next week on Queen Elizabeth as she celebrates her 70th anniversary on the throne this year, for those with eyes on the future of the British monarchy, attention is switching to her grandson Prince William. The British royals have suffered a bruising couple…

Ayushmann Khurrana’s Anek registers low opening numbers

Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Anek (2022) has failed to live up to the expectations of the audience. At least, the first-day box office collection of the film suggests so. Helmed by Anubhav Sinha, the political thriller hit screens on May 27 and witnessed low occupancy across India. Resultantly, the film earned…

Here’s why MCU star Patton Oswalt said RRR director SS…

It has been more than two months since SS Rajamouli’s RRR (2022) hit theatres worldwide, but the film still continues to garner truckloads of appreciation from all over the world. Recently, Hollywood comedian and actor Patton Oswalt heaped praises on the magnum-opus and also shared a small teaser of the…

Inspired by ‘Fast and Furious’ movie, 3 men steal over…

Inspired by Hollywood flick 'The Fast and the Furious' three men stole over 40 luxury cars using hi-tech tools, including scanners and GPS jammer, police said on Friday after arresting them.The accused have been identified as Manish Rao (42) and Jagdeep Sharma (43), both residents of Uttam Nagar here, and…

True Indian heroes at Cannes

TELEVISION STARS HINA KHAN AND HELLY SHAH SHINE BRIGHTLY AT FILM FESTIVAL I HAD an interesting conversation with late actor Sushant Singh Rajput a few years before he passed away. In the middle of an interview, he spoke eloquently about Indian TV actors being talented and how obstacles being put…

Here’s what Jurassic Park star Jeff Goldblum said about Indian…

Hollywood star Jeff Goldblum has been in love with Indian culture and cuisine for years now. His tryst with the country of multiculturism began with filmmaker Wes Anderson’s dramedy The Darjeeling Limited (2007), which was primarily shot in the north Indian state of Rajasthan. Before The Darjeeling Limited, he felt…

YouTube sensation Lilly Singh aka Superwoman on her character Tiffany…

The Bad Guys (2022), an animated crime-comedy has been making it to the headlines ever since the film arrived in cinemas last month. Well-known comedian and YouTuber Lilly Singh, who voices reporter Tiffany Fluffit in the film, recently talked about the character and what she loved about her. “Tiffany is…

Jr NTR: A dynamite all-rounder

ACCLAIMED actor Jr NTR is one of the most popular stars in Telugu cinema. He recently came to wider global attention with a stunning lead role in record-breaking Indian blockbuster RRR, which was released in multiple languages and has become one of the highest-grossing films in Indian film history, including…

“Feel like a newcomer all over again,” says Alia Bhatt…

Alia Bhatt is set to add a new feather to her cap. After ruling Bollywood for almost a decade, she is now ready to set her foot in Hollywood with Netflix’s upcoming spy thriller Heart Of Stone, which was officially announced a couple of months ago. Bhatt on Thursday said…

Tom Blyth to headline The Hunger Games prequel

English actor Tom Blyth has been roped in to headline The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, the prequel to The Hunger Games. The actor is best known for Billy the Kid and The Gilded Age. According to Variety, the actor will play young President Coriolanus Snow in the Lionsgate feature…

Manu M Savani: Incredible family history of an accidental writer

NEWLY published author Manu M Savani has shown that it is never too late to pursue a new passion or realise a dream. The 80-year-old, born in Mombasa, Kenya, and now living in America, has just written his first book Jambo, Samji Kala. His first serious writing since a thesis…

Kareena Kapoor Khan starts filming for Sujoy Ghosh’s next

Last seen in Maddock Films’ Angrezi Medium (2020), Bollywood star Kareena Kapoor Khan on Wednesday started shooting for her upcoming film with filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh. The untitled murder mystery is based on the 2005 bestselling Japanese novel The Devotion of Suspect X by acclaimed author Keigo Higashino. In addition to…

Farhan Akhtar to appear in Marvel Studios’ first Muslim superhero…

Well-known Bollywood actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar will be making an appearance in Ms Marvel, the first Muslim superhero series from Marvel Studios.   According to Deadline, the details of his character have been kept under wraps, even though it is said to be a guest appearance. The Disney+ show will be the…

Paul Kent explains Wodehouse’s ‘subversive’ appeal to Indians

OUTSIDE of the UK, there is no country where PG Wodehouse is more popular than India, it has been suggested by Paul Kent, who has just published the final part of a trilogy of books on the great English comic writer. This is possibly because of the “subversive” element in…

Alia Bhatt to land in UK to film Netflix’s Heart…

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt, whose performance in her latest film Gangubai Kathiawadi (2022) received a thunderous response from critics and audiences alike, is set to make her debut in Hollywood with Netflix’s upcoming film Heart of Stone. Now, news has it that she will begin filming for the Tom Harper…

Benedict Cumberbatch: Doctor Strange 2 goes beyond thrills and spills…

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says it is important to go beyond the “thrills and spills” of the superhero genre and shine a light on real-life concerns like mental health, something that his upcoming film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness delves into beautifully.   The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is…

Aamir Khan to launch his first podcast to promote Laal…

Last seen in Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan (2018) alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Fatima Sana Shaikh, Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is presently waiting for the release of his much-anticipated film Laal Singh Chaddha. Also starring Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead role, Laal Singh Chaddha is the official remake…

Sony Pictures to adapt Chetan Bhagat’s hit novel One Indian…

Sony Pictures International Productions has picked up the rights to adapt Indian novelist Chetan Bhagat’s 2016 book One Indian Girl for the silver screen. The Hindi-language adaptation will go into development later this year. One Indian Girl revolves around a high-profile female financier who is both intelligent and successful. However,…

Minister Trevelyan to male colleagues: Keep your hands in your…

BRITISH trade minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan said all women working in parliament had been subject to inappropriate touching or sexist language and advised her male colleagues to keep their hands in their pockets. The behaviour of lawmakers is in focus after the ruling Conservative Party said this week it was investigating…

Dhanush’s first look from Russo brothers’ The Gray Man unveiled

The first look of Dhanush from his upcoming Hollywood film The Gray Man is out. In the first look, the award-winning actor poses like a superhero with a fierce expression on his face. Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, the film is set to start streaming on Netflix on July…

Actor Will Smith spotted in Mumbai

OSCAR-WINNING Hollywood actor Will Smith was spotted at a private airport in Mumbai on Saturday (23). He created controversy when he slapped comedian Chris Rock at the Academy Awards last month. The actor was seen dressed in an oversized white T-shirt that he teamed with the same coloured pants over…

EXCLUSIVE: Ram Charan – The history making star

MASSIVELY popular movie star Ram Charan has had some remarkable landmarks in his distinguished career. Perhaps the biggest so far has been his recently released 1920’s-set period action drama RRR becoming one of the highest grossing Indian films in history, since it released in multiple languages on March 25. The…

Did race, ethnicity, or honour play a part in Will…

ON ITS news website, the BBC, in an article entitled Why did Will Smith hit Chris Rock at the Oscars? discusses various theories, including ‘There were elements of performative alphamale behaviour at play here. An instinctiveness for a man to harm another man who insults his partner’. In fact, this particular…

Nimrat Kaur: Pulling off a political act

GROWING up in different places perhaps prepared Nimrat Kaur for her great global acting career that has seen her skilfully balance work in India with high-profile international projects. That versatility has given her a diverse body of work, which ranges from super-hit Indian films like The Lunchbox and Airlift to…

Sikandar Kher wraps up thriller series Chidiya Udd

Actor Sikandar Kher has wrapped up filming for the last schedule of his upcoming thriller streaming show, Chidiya Udd. Set at MX Player, the series also features seasoned actor Jackie Shroff and Slumdog Millionaire (2008) actor Madhur Mittal in important roles. Chidiya Udd is produced by Harman Baweja and Vicky…

Riz Ahmed congratulates Arooj Aftab for winning her first Grammy

Actor Riz Ahmed, who won his first Academy Award for live-action short The Long Goodbye at the recently concluded Academy Awards, has congratulated Brooklyn-based Pakistani vocalist Arooj Aftab for scoring her first Grammy on Sunday. Taking to Instagram stories, the critically acclaimed actor shared a photo of Aftab from the…

Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor likely to collaborate on a…

Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor, who shared the screen space in Rajkumar Hirani’s all-time blockbuster PK (2014), are apparently coming together to headline an upcoming film. If reports are to be believed, the work on the untitled project has already begun. Sharing more details, a source in the know informs…

Arooj Aftab becomes ‘first ever female Pakistani’ to win Grammy…

Brooklyn-based Pakistani vocalist Arooj Aftab has won a Grammy Award for her song "Mohabbat" in the best global music performance category at Hollywood's biggest music awards night.   According to the Recording Academy, with the feat, the 37-year-old singer-composer has become the "first-ever female Pakistani GRAMMY winner". "And the first-ever…

Namit Malhotra on Dune winning his company an Oscar in…

Namit Malhotra, the CEO of London-headquartered visual effects (VFX) major DNEG, believes the world of cinema has been divided into before and after Dune, the Hollywood thriller which bagged his company an Oscar. The film, which won DNEG its seventh Oscar in the Best Visual Effects category at last week's…

Simone Ashley: Confirms return with Bridgerton Season 3 and praised…

After receiving glowing reviews and terrific response from the audience world over for season 2, Netflix’s Regency-era romance Bridgerton is set to return with a season 3. Actress Simone Ashley, who plays Viscountess Kate Bridgerton in season 2, confirmed the development to a leading publication at a dinner celebrating South…

M Night Shyamalan pens emotional note after Bruce Willis’ retirement…

Veteran Hollywood actor Bruce Willis is retiring from acting. His family took to social media to announce that the 67-year-old actor will be stepping away from his acting career after a medical diagnosis. The Die Hard franchise star, who shot to fame with the 1980s comedy-drama TV series Moonlighting before…

Agam Darshi: Kicking the doors down

HOW AGAM DARSHI DID IT ALL WITH HER FILM DONKEYHEAD ONE of the best reviewed and most unique film releases of 2022 featuring south Asian protagonists has been Donkeyhead. The Canadian comedy-drama on Netflix has surprised audiences globally with unapologetic storytelling that mixes up humour and deep emotions. The heartbeat…

Top 20 films from actor Ajay Devgn’s action-packed career

BIRTHDAY SPECIAL TO CELEBRATE THE VERSATILE STAR’S ENTERTAINING PERFORMANCES POPULAR Bollywood star Ajay Devgn has had a glittering 31-year Bollywood career loaded with memorable performances and a wide array of films in diverse genres. He will receive good wishes from around the world this week as he celebrates his 53rd…

Academy: Will Smith refused to leave Oscars after slapping Chris…

Will Smith refused to leave the Oscars ceremony after attacking comedian Chris Rock, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed Wednesday, as it began disciplinary action against the megastar. Smith could face expulsion from the Academy for the open-handed slap, which came moments before he was handed the…

Aled Jones’ daughter Emilia becomes overnight star after CODA wins…

British actress Emilia Jones, the daughter of British singer Aled Jones, became a Hollywood star overnight after making her debut at the 94th Academy Awards (Oscars 2022) where her film CODA won Best Picture. Before taking to the stage with her fellow actors to receive the coveted trophy, the actress…

Riz Ahmed rejects ‘us versus them’ in Oscar speech for…

British Asian star and musician Riz Ahmed stressed the unity of humanity in his acceptance speech as he won his first Oscar for the live-action short film, The Long Goodbye, at the 94th Academy Awards, last Sunday (27).  Ahmed and director Aneil Karia were presented the award as the glitzy…

Oscars 2022: Riz Ahmed wins his first Academy Award for…

British Pakistani actor and musician Riz Ahmed added yet another feather to his cap by winning his first Oscar for Aneil Karia’s live-action short film The Long Goodbye at the 94th Academy Awards, held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. During his acceptance speech, Ahmed, 39, talked about…

Oscars 2022: Best Actor Will Smith resented a joke over…

In what may go down as one of the most shocking moments in the history of Academy Awards, popular Hollywood star Will Smith stormed onto the stage and punched and swore at presenter Chris Rock, who made a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett. The incident from the star-studded event…

Aamir Khan’s Bollywood-themed birthday cake catches everybody’s attention

Aamir Khan, one of the biggest Indian actors working in Bollywood, turned 57th on March 14. Right from several high-profile celebrities from the industry to millions of his fans, everybody wished the actor on his special day. Since we are talking about a superstar’s birthday, how can we not talk…

Prabhas: Scripting success

TRANSFORMATIVE turns in SS Rajamouli’s epic action franchise Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017) gained Prabhas worldwide recognition. The game-changing performances not only elevated the actor as the biggest Indian movie star but it also changed the face of cinema in the country. That is why there…

Celebrating Alia Bhatt

AFTER a couple of quiet years, actress Alia Bhatt has made a triumphant return with crime drama Gangubai Kathiawadi, which recently premiered at the Berlin Film Festival. She has a whole load of high-profile films on the way, which include RRR, Brahmastra, Darlings and Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.…

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone to begin filming Fighter from…

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone are set to team up together for the first time ever for the much-awaited upcoming film Fighter. To be directed by Siddharth Anand, the aerial-based action thriller reunites Roshan with the filmmaker after their successful outings War (2019) and Bang Bang (2014). Set to be…

Alia Bhatt set to make Hollywood debut alongside Gal Gadot

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt, who is currently basking in the success of her latest release Gangubai Kathiawadi (2022), is on a roll. After adding several Hindi blockbusters to her credit, she is now gearing up to set her foot in Hollywood. The Raazi (2018) star will make her Hollywood debut…

Lilly Singh: Hollywood still struggles with diversity in true sense

Indian-Canadian star Lilly Singh, who recently revealed in an Instagram video that she had been diagnosed with ovarian cysts and had to be taken to the hospital, says that she wants to use her position in highlighting South Asian talent. Speaking on the inaugural day of the Jaipur Literature Festival…

Copywood: 21 Hindi film remakes on the way

The biggest Bollywood trend is remakes of successful films from different genres, languages, and industries. Looop Lapeta, which was a remake of German film Run Lola Run has already released this year and there are many more Hindi cinema adaptations on the way. Eastern Eye decided to look ahead to…

Bappi Lahiri: Dynamic song-filled life of India’s disco king

Legendary Indian singer, musician, and composer Bappi Lahiri passed away aged 69 after battling against various illnesses. Although tributes poured in from all over the world for him, it is difficult to know where to start when reflecting on his extraordinary life because he was a man of many contradictions.…

Queen is a ‘fan’ of grandmum in The Kumars at…

SHE IS a great grandmother herself, but it turns out the Queen is a fan of the grandmum portrayed by Meera Syal in The Kumars at No 42.Phil Jones, a former BBC journalist has revealed that the monarch could “recite some of the one-liners from the grandma character”.The Emmy award…

Priyanka Chopra’s series based on Madhuri Dixit’s life cancelled

Seasoned Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit, who has received a rousing response for her debut streaming show The Fame Game (2022), has confirmed that the series that Priyanka Chopra was set to produce based on her life has been cancelled. A few years ago, Chopra announced that she would be developing…

How to Put a Phone Charm?

Are you looking for a cute phone makeover? Are you dissatisfied with your phone’s appearance and not in the mood to get a new one? Try accessorizing your phone with a Phone Charm. Phone Charms are a great way to personalize your phone and add a little fun. If you…

Gina Rodriguez: I’m the happiest when I make romcoms

Golden Globe Award-winning Hollywood star Gina Rodriguez, known for playing as Jane Villanueva in satirical romantic dramedy series Jane the Virgin, believes an artiste should create an art that makes them happy, and in her case, it is the romantic comedies that bring absolute joy to her. She currently stars…

Alia Bhatt: I’m very happy and deeply in love with…

Last seen in her father Mahesh Bhatt’s directorial comeback Sadak 2 (2020), Alia Bhatt is currently busy promoting her much-anticipated film Gangubai Kathiawadi. The film marks her maiden collaboration with acclaimed filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Apart from her professional life, the 28-year-old actress remains in news for her relationship with…

Aamir Khan shifts Laal Singh Chaddha to August 11

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan’s much-anticipated film Laal Singh Chaddha, which is the official remake of the cult Hollywood film Forrest Gump (1994), has been postponed yet again. Earlier scheduled to hit the big screen on April 14, on the occasion of Baisakhi, the high-profile period drama will now open in…

Ajay Devgn on South cinema overtaking Bollywood

After ruling Bollywood for over three decades and delivering several notable films over the years, Bollywood superstar Ajay Devgn is set to foray into the digital space with Disney+ Hotstar’s upcoming streaming show, Rudra: The Edge Of Darkness, which is an official adaptation of the successful British show Luther. A…

An audience with Adnan Siddiqui

A GREAT body of work provides compelling evidence that Adnan Siddiqui is one of the finest Pakistani actors of all time. The versatile star came to prominence with 1994 drama serial Uroosa and since delighted cross-generational audiences with performances across a wide range of genres through characters that have left…

Delnaaz Irani’s Top 10 Films

ACCLAIMED actress Delnaaz Irani has shown off her versatility with a remarkable range of performances in film and television during a distinguished career. She is currently playing a key role in Star Plus drama serial Kabhi Kabhie Ittefaq Sey and took time out from a busy shooting schedule to select…

Oscars 2022: Riz Ahmed’s short film “The Long Goodbye” earns…

British Asian actor and filmmaker Riz Ahmed, who last year became the first Muslim actor to be nominated for a Best Actor at the Academy Awards, has received a nomination for his short live-action film The Long Goodbye.  Directed by filmmaker Aneil Karia, The Long Goodbye describes a dystopian future…

Alia Bhatt expresses her wish to work with Allu Arjun

The Telugu-language film Pushpa: The Rise (2021) has surprised everyone with the kind of business it has managed to do at the box office despite releasing in the times of the pandemic. Starring Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna in lead roles, the action-drama film did not only set the cash…

5 upcoming Bollywood buddy movies we cannot wait to watch

Some of Indian cinema’s most memorable films have been those that revolve around friendship. With the advent of streaming platforms, everyone thought that the genre would flourish further, but that did not happen. With slapstick and adult comedy content available abundantly on the webspace, one really craves for a feel-good…

Priyanka Chopra cast alongside Anthony Mackie for upcoming Hollywood film…

Actress Priyanka Chopra, who was most recently seen in The Matrix Resurrections (2021), has now signed on to star in yet another high-profile Hollywood film 'Ending Things'. She is set to feature alongside Anthony Mackie in the upcoming True Lies-esque actioner, Ending Things. Kevin Sullivan is onboard to helm the…

Shang-Chi star Simu Liu announces family memoir We Were Dreamers

We Were Dreamers will hit the bookshelves on May 3.   Chinese-Canadian actor Simu Liu, best known for headlining Marvel Studios’ martial arts superhero film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021), on Tuesday, announced his book We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story. The 32-year-old star, who…

Alia Bhatt starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi to hit theatres on Feb…

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much-awaited period drama Gangubai Kathiawadi has locked a new date for its theatrical release. Starring Alia Bhatt in the lead role, the big-ticket film is set to enter cinemas on February 25.   Just like several other films, Gangubai Kathiawadi has also suffered several setbacks due to…

Urmila Matondkar: From child star to cinema queen

ACTRESS Urmila Matondkar turns a year older and celebrates her 48th birthday on February 4. The popular leading lady began her film journey as a child star and has delivered many memorable moments. Eastern Eye decided to celebrate that cinematic journey by delivering an all you need to know A…

New promo drops more details on Ali Fazal’s character in…

Talented actor Ali Fazal is presently in news for his forthcoming Hollywood mystery thriller film Death On The Nile.  Directed by Kenneth Branagh, the film also stars Gal Gadot, Kenneth Branagh, Tom Bateman, Annette Bening, Russell Brand, Dawn French, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, Sophie Okonedo, Jennifer Saunders, and Letitia Wright. After…

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas welcome their first child via…

Actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas and her pop star husband Nick Jonas have welcomed their first child via surrogacy.     Sharing the news on their respective Instagram accounts on late Friday night, the 39-year-old actor and Jonas wrote they are overjoyed. “We are overjoyed to confirm that we have welcomed a baby…

Shining bright: Top 30 under 30 global Asian stars

OUTSTANDING YOUNG TALENTS FROM VARIOUS FIELDS WHO ARE ACCOMPLISHING GREAT THINGS AND INSPIRING A NEW GENERATION WITH THEIR IMPRESSIVE WORK A NEW wave of young south Asian talent is lighting up different areas of popular culture globally and showing us all how bright the future looks. They are at different…

Priyanka Chopra on Aussie journo questioning her credentials: “Just pissed…

Actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas says she usually does not get bothered by people's opinions but she was “pissed off” when an Australian journalist questioned her qualification for announcing Oscar nominations last year.      In March last year, an Australian entertainment journalist tweeted wondering why the 39-year-old actor and her musician-husband Nick…

Ali Fazal drops his character poster from Kenneth Branagh’s crime…

The countdown to the release of the much-awaited Hollywood film Death on the Nile has begun. Ahead of the film’s release, the makers have started sharing new character posters, and the first character poster that the team has released belongs to Bollywood star Ali Fazal, who plays a significant part…

22 things to look forward to in 2022

EXPECT AN ACTION-PACKED YEAR FILLED WITH ENTERTAINMENT AND TALENT THE world slowly opening back up again after the awful pandemic means there will be plenty to look forward to this year. From great live events and delayed movies finally releasing to emerging talent, boundary breaking artists and unexpected surprises, it…

Sikandar Kher to star in Siddharth & Garima’s directorial debut

The actor, known for his unique choices of roles in the recent past, has now taken things to another level. Bollywood actor Sikandar Kher has signed on to star in a film based on surrogacy, piloted by the debutant director-duo Siddharth Singh and Garima Wahal. Singh and Wahal have commercially…

Dhanush starrer bilingual film Sir starts rolling

The film is billed as an “ambitious journey of a common man”. Tamil-Telugu bilingual film Sir, starring Kollywood superstar Dhanush, began production in Hyderabad on Monday. Also titled Vaathi, the forthcoming film is written and directed by Venky Atluri of Rang De and Tholiprema fame. Production house Sithara Entertainments shared…

Zoya Akhtar reveals how Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif and Alia…

On 20 years of Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Farhan Akhtar announced his next directorial Jee Le Zaraa, a road trip film featuring Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, and Alia Bhatt in starring roles. In a recent interview, writer-director Zoya Akhtar said that Kaif and Bhatt had contacted her about collaborating on…

Dhanush to play an ambitious common man in his next…

Award-winning actor Dhanush on Thursday announced that he is set to star in a new Telugu-Tamil bilingual film titled Sir. The film is written and directed by Venky Atluri who has previously helmed Rang De (2021) and Tholi Prema (2016). Dhanush shared the motion poster of the film, which is…

Actress Sanam Saeed has murder on her mind

PAKISTANI STAR DELVES INTO HER ‘DEADLY’ SIDE IN NEW DRAMA AND DISCUSSES THE PROCESS OF PLAYING AN EVIL CHARACTER WHETHER it is cinema, short films, drama serials, theatre, or fashion, Sanam Saeed has consistently shown that she is magnificent at making great choices. Her latest masterstroke is deciding to be…

Forty fabulous film star facts of 2021

BOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY REVELATIONS IN THE PAST YEAR, INCLUDING HOPES, LIKES AND EXPERIENCES  EVERY year, we learn something new about popular Bollywood stars and 2021 was no different. Through interviews, social media posts and fan interactions, celebrities revealed interesting details about themselves. With that in mind, here are things we learned…

Kangana Ranaut’s Dhaakad postponed to May 2022

Kangana Ranaut’s upcoming film Dhaakad has been pushed to May 2022. Directed by Razneesh Ghai, the action thriller was earlier slated to arrive in cinemas on April 8, 2022. Though the makers have not said anything about what led them to delay the film, a source close to the development…

Watch Online Movies On Streaming Sites: A Guide to the…

If you’re looking for a great way to relax and escape from thectic life, watching online movies is the perfect choice. Whether you’re a movie snob or just looking for an easy way to kill time, watching movies online is a great option. Not only are they free, but they…

Allu Arjun opens up on his film Pushpa clashing with…

Telugu-cinema Superstar Allu Arjun on Thursday said though his latest Pushpa: The Rise will face off with the Hollywood biggie Spider-Man: No Way Home, he is looking forward to the audience flocking back to theatres, a culture he believes is currently on the decline.  The first part of Arjun's multilingual…

EXCLUSIVE: Saif fearlessly conquering new acting frontiers

POPULAR MOVIE STAR SAIF ALI KHAN REVEALS HOW A BRAVE NEW APPROACH HAS TRANSFORMED HIS CAREER TWO of the biggest blockbusters of 2022 have Saif Ali Khan in contrasting roles and show that he is now in the most exciting chapter of his long, distinguished career. Hotly anticipated films Adipurush…

Anil Kapoor: Young at heart forever

AN A TO Z BIRTHDAY SPECIAL CELEBRATING THE PETER PAN OF BOLLYWOOD’S AMAZING LIFE AND CAREER THIS week massively popular movie star Anil Kapoor will turn a year older and celebrate his 65th birthday on December 24. The big Bollywood icon has a brilliant body of work, broken ground internationally…

Top 50 Asian stars of 2021

FROM ACTORS AND MUSICIANS TO AUTHORS AND COMEDIANS, THE CELEBRITIES WHO STOOD OUT THIS YEAR IN 2021, the world started to open up again after a previous year of lockdown triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic. This enabled a number of Asian talents to step up and dazzle people globally in…

Tiger Shroff readying for an Eid release in 2022

Tiger Shroff is one of the most successful actors from the current generation. Known for pulling off jaw-dropping action sequences with absolute ease, the actor can give some of Hollywood’s biggest action stars a run for their money. He is also India’s youngest action hero and the only actor of…

Riz Ahmed: I never expected I’d be able to have…

Oscar-nominee and Emmy-winner Riz Ahmed is probably the only actor who has been vocal about the toxic portrayals of Muslim characters in TV and films. A few months ago, he dressed down Hollywood and the wider film industry for portraying Muslim characters in bad light almost every time. In June,…

Dhanush expresses excitement to be working with Hollywood’s Russo Brothers…

South star Dhanush, who makes his Hollywood debut with filmmaker duo Anthony and Joe Russo's The Gray Man, said he always wanted to try his hand at foreign films but never expected to be working with the directors of Avengers: Endgame (2019). Dhanush is part of an ensemble cast of…

Vir Das to develop and star in American country music…

Well-known Indian actor and comedian Vir Das is set to write and executive produce a new show for FOX, titled Country Eastern, which is a single-cam comedy series. Apart from writing and executive producing it, Das will also star in the project. The show is about a young wealthy man…

Irrfan Khan’s legacy is still being understood: Riz Ahmed

Oscar-nominated actor Riz Ahmed lists The Warrior (2001), Maqbool (2003), and The Lunchbox (2013), as the films that made him a fan of screen icon Irrfan Khan whose legacy he believes is still being understood. The Sound of Metal (2019) star has time and again professed admiration for Irrfan, one…

EXCLUSIVE: Prabhas crowned top global Asian celebrity for 2021

Indian actor Prabhas has been named as the number one Asian celebrity on the planet for 2021. The biggest Pan-Indian movie star beat off tough global competition to top the latest edition of the 50 Asian Celebrities In The World list, published by the UK based Eastern Eye newspaper. The…

Dave Bautista to star in M Night Shyamalan’s ‘Knock at…

Hollywood star Dave Bautista is onboard to topline Indian-American filmmaker M Night Shyamalan's next directorial venture Knock at the Cabin. Set up at studio Universal Pictures, the film will be released in the cinemas on February 3, 2023, a two-week bump up from its previous date. According to Deadline, Shyamalan…

Ali Fazal joins Gerard Butler in action thriller “Kandahar”

Actor Ali Fazal, who has previously impressed the international audience with his performance in the British biographical comedy-drama Victoria and Abdul (2017), will shortly be seen as one of the leads in Kenneth Brannagh’s upcoming film Death On The Nile. While the actor awaits the release of Death On The…

Indian president concludes visit to Rishikesh’s Parmarth Niketan Ashram

INDIA’S president Ramnath Kovind, his wife Savita and their daughter Swati concluded a two-day visit to the Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, north India, on Monday (29). Spiritual leader His Holiness (HH) Pujya Chidanand Saraswatiji (HH Pujya Muniji), the head of the ashram, presented the president and his family with…

Adarsh Gourav: Can you believe who I am working with?

Adarsh Gourav, who rose to prominence after headlining Netflix’s globally successful film The White Tiger (2021) alongside Priyanka Chopra and Rajkummar Rao, is currently busy filming his major Hollywood project Extrapolation in the US. The actor stars alongside Meryl Streep, David Schwimmer, and Kit Harington in the upcoming anthology series,…

Priyanka Chopra Jonas shares first look from The Matrix Resurrections

Actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who was last seen in The White Tiger alongside Rajkummar Rao (2021), will feature in a never-seen-before avatar in her eagerly-awaited Hollywood film The Matrix Resurrections.     The Matrix Resurrections is the fourth chapter in the popular sci-fi franchise which comes 18 years after the release of…

Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha to now release on April…

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha has been postponed yet again. Earlier set to release on February 14, 2022, the period drama will now enter theatres on April 14, 2022, the makers announced on Saturday. The high-profile film is the official remake of the 1994 Hollywood blockbuster Forrest Gump…

Riz Ahmed’s Sound of Metal wins big at HPA Awards

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My Playlist – DJ Redlox

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Celebrating the life of a true trendsetter in Bollywood

TO MARK HER MILESTONE BIRTHDAY, AN ALPHABETICAL GUIDE TO ACTRESS ZEENAT AMAN LEGENDARY leading lady Zeenat Aman is turning 70 on Friday (19). Born in 1951, the Bollywood bombshell exploded onto the big screen in the early 1970s after winning a beauty pageant, and helped break the shackles of what…

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THE movie everyone has been talking about is November’s biggest blockbuster release The Eternals, and a major highlight is the presence of Kumail Nanjiani playing a path-breaking superhero. This is another major step forward for south Asians in Hollywood, after almost exclusively appearing as stereotypical caricatures, including ones where a…

Celebrity chef Gurpareet Bains passes away

AWARD-winning celebrity chef and culinary consultant Gurpareet Bains died of heart and kidney complications, media reports said on Friday (12). The co-founder of vegetable-based snack bars Vedge Snacks was admitted to a hospital following a heart attack last Thursday (4). Although he regained consciousness the next day, his kidneys failed…

Kumail Nanjiani calls Eternals co-star Harish Patel “the real hero…

Well-known Hollywood actor Kumail Nanjiani praised veteran Bollywood actor Harish Patel in his latest tweet. The two play significant characters in Marvel Studios’ superhero film Eternals (2021) which is based on the Marvel Comics race of the same name. Marvel Studios released a new poster from the film, featuring Patel…

Alia Bhatt likely to announce her first Hollywood project in…

It is no secret that Bollywood star Alia Bhatt has signed up with the leading American talent management agency, William Morris Endeavour (WME), to explore acting opportunities in the West. And if fresh reports are to be believed, the Gully Boy (2019) actress is set to announce her first Hollywood…

Squid Game actor Anupam Tripathi heads to Hollywood?

It has been close to one and a half months since Squid Game (2021) premiered on Netflix, and the South Korean survival drama is still going pretty strong, smashing all viewership records for a streaming show. Created by Hwang Dong-hyuk, Squid Game featured a host of talented actors in layered…

Big pressure for Bollywood films

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Sikandar Kher reveals how he prepared for his role in…

There are some actors who do not mind going to any length when it comes to doing complete justice to their characters. From gaining several pounds to losing a drastic amount of weight, some actors often drastically change their appearance for film roles. Joining the list of such dedicated actors…

The White Tiger star Adarsh Gourav begins filming for his…

Adarsh Gourav, who shot to international fame with the huge success of Netflix’s The White Tiger (2021), is set to showcase his great acting talent in yet another high-profile Hollywood project. The actor made it to the headlines last week for signing on to star in Scott Z Burns’ anthology…

Kal Penn reveals he is gay in new memoir

INDIAN AMERICAN actor and former White House staff member Kal Penn, 44, has revealed that he is gay in a new memoir, reported The Daily Mail.  In his book, You Can't Be Serious, the Harold & Kumar actor has said that he is engaged to his partner, Josh, who he has…

Kal Penn comes out as gay, says “I discovered my…

Indian-American actor Kal Penn is known for his performances in Harold & Kumar film series, House (TV series), Designated Survivor (TV Series), and others. He was also a former White House staff member in the Barack Obama administration. Penn is all set to launch his book, You Can't Be Serious,…

“I would love to do a horror-comedy film if someone…

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Nitu Chandra Srivastava talks about her Hollywood debut Never Back…

Nitu Chandra Srivastava, who is known for her movies like Garam Masala, Traffic Signal, Oye Lucky Lucky Oye, 13B, No Problem, and others, is all set to make her Hollywood debut with the film Never Back Down: Revolt. For the movie, the actress underwent intense martial arts training. While talking…

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge to get a Broadway Musical version

Aditya Chopra’s Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol is undoubtedly one of the best romantic films made in Bollywood. The movie, a few days ago, completed 26 years of its release, and now, it is all set to get a Broadway Musical version. Titled Come Fall…

Sardar Udham and Sherni shortlisted for India’s official entry to…

Two Bollywood films have been shortlisted for India’s official entry to the 94th Academy Awards. Vicky Kaushal’s Sardar Udham (2021) and Vidya Balan’s Sherni (2021), have been included in the list of 14 films, from which the best one will be sent as India’s official entry to the Oscars in…

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati gets lifetime achievement award from US president…

SPIRITUAL leader Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by US president Joe Biden for her lifelong commitment to volunteer service. The award has been given by the US president along with Americorps. The certificate that was awarded to her was signed by Biden. Sadhvi Bhagawati…

Kareena on Laal Singh Chaddha: We’ve worked very hard

Kareena Kapoor Khan will next be seen in Laal Singh Chaddha which also stars Aamir Khan in the lead role. The movie, which is directed by Advait Chandan, is an adaptation of the Hollywood film Forrest Gump (1994). Recently, while talking to PTI, Kapoor Khan said, "I'm extremely excited as…

5 Indian actors set to star in major Hollywood projects

Hollywood has always fascinated actors from across the industries, and the Indian film industry is no exception. Over the years, we have seen a few prominent Indian actors playing significant characters in Hollywood productions. And the list is expected to get even longer in times to come as some popular…

Dev Patel great to work with, says Monkey Man co-star…

Sikandar Kher, who received positive response for his performance in Disney+ Hotstar’s Aarya (2020), is quite excited about his upcoming film Monkey Man, which will mark his foray into Hollywood. The action-thriller has been co-produced and directed by the BAFTA Award-winning actor Dev Patel who also plays the male lead…

Deepa Mehta to mentor South Asian Screenwriters at Hollywood Inclusion…

Filmmaker and screenwriter Deepa Mehta, best known for her Elements Trilogy, Fire (1996), Earth (1998), and Water (2005), has come onboard to mentor another class of underrepresented South Asian screenwriters for the second edition of 1497 Writers Lab. Joining her as mentors are The High Note (2020) helmer Nisha Ganatra…

Bachchan’s best music moments

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Forty things to do as lockdown life ends

THERE are many psychological benefits of having something to look forward to and as we come towards the final stages of lockdown life that hope is now needed more than ever. It will release positive thoughts in a sea of negativity, make you optimistic about the future and give added…

Dev Patel on The Green Knight and his upcoming directorial…

Dev Patel, who began his acting career with teen drama Skins (2007–2008) before bursting onto the scene with Danny Boyle’s Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire (2008), has come a long way. From working with Nicole Kidman to winning a BAFTA Award to receiving nominations for an Academy Award, the actor has…

Bollywood ready to bounce back; theatrical release dates of multiple…

Currently, theatres in India are functioning in a few states. But, cinemas in Maharashtra are shut. On Saturday (25), Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray, announced that the theatres in the state will reopen from 22nd October 2021. After the announcement, Rohit Shetty quickly revealed that his movie Sooryavanshi starring…

Avantika Vandanapu: Spinning to stardom

TEEN TALENT AVANTIKA VANDANAPU DISCUSSES HER MOVE FROM INDIAN CINEMA TO HOLLYWOOD THE latest south Asian star to emerge in the Hollywood sky is 16-year-old American actress Avantika Vandanapu. The talented American teenager found success in India at the age of 10 with a string of successful films, alongside big-named stars, and commercials…

Terrific love triangle takes TV by storm

ACTOR GASHMEER MAHAJANI DISCUSSES HIS HIT SERIAL IMLIE AN EARLY introduction to Guru Dutt’s brand of cinema first connected Gashmeer Mahajani to creativity and inspired him to learn different aspects of filmmaking. This desire to be a part of cinema in any capacity was consolidated after he read the book…

London mayor joins Rahat Fateh Ali Khan at SSE Wembley…

LONDON mayor Sadiq Khan joined more than 8,000 people at the SSE Wembley Arena last Sunday (19) for a performance by Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. The acclaimed Pakistani singer kicked off his The Legacy Tour in the UK, with the packed venue swaying to classic hits such as Teri…

London mayor joins Rahat Fateh Ali Khan’ concert at Wembley

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Ali Fazal to topline Arati Kadav’s untitled sci-fi short film

Actor Ali Fazal, who was most recently seen in Netflix’s anthology Ray (2021), has shot for an upcoming short film. The untitled science fiction short film, which the actor recently shot for in Mumbai for 4 days, has been written and directed by Arati Kadav, the director of the 2019…

From Looop Lapeta to Spider-Man: No Way Home: Sony Pictures…

Sony Pictures Films India has announced its plans to release around 17 Bollywood and Hollywood films over the next one year. Some of the titles the studio is set to bring to theatres in the next few months include Bollywood and Hollywood biggies like the Taapsee Pannu starrer Looop Lapeta,…

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati speaks on her journey with Deepak Chopra

LEADING spiritual leader Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati and Indian American wellness guru Deepak Chopra discussed the “power of spirituality to heal and transform us” at an event in New York on Thursday (16). Sadhvi Bhagawati is in the US promoting her memoir, Hollywood to the Himalayas: A Journey of Healing and Transformation.…

It’s a wrap for Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha

Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha is undoubtedly one of the most awaited films of the year. The movie, which is directed by Advait Chandan, also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead role. A couple of days ago, Aamir and Kareena were spotted in Mumbai for the shooting of…

Priyanka Chopra inducted as a member of Producers Guild of…

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) has inducted actor-producer Priyanka Chopra as a member of the organisation. The organisation has 8000+ members spanning the full producing team in scripted, non-fiction, documentary, animation, and new media sectors. According to its official website, the PGA is a non-profit trade organisation that represents,…

The top 10 Kareena Kapoor Khan performances

POPULAR actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has been entertaining audiences ever since making her movie debut with Refugee in 2000 and gained herself a global fanbase. She celebrates her 41st birthday this week and will receive good wishes from around the world. Eastern Eye decided to celebrate the A-list Bollywood superstar…

All about Annkit Bhatia

UNPREDICTABLE actor Annkit Bhatia is currently playing the antagonist on popular daily drama serial Bhagyalaxmi and is really enjoying the challenge. This continues on from other interesting characters for a rising star with an impressive screen presence. Eastern Eye caught up with Annkit to discuss his acting journey, latest project,…

Marvel’s first east Asian superhero packs a punch

ACTOR Simu Liu has discussed breaking new ground with his role in Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Ten Rings, as he makes history with his portrayal of the first Asian superhero in the franchise. Liu plays the title role of Shang-Chi, a martial arts master who is forced to confront his…

Asian bakers in fray as Great British Bake Off reveals…

The much-loved baking show, The Great British Bake Off, is returning for its 12th series on Channel 4 on 21 September. Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas once again take on the role of co-hosts with Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood onboard to judge this year’s bakers. But who are this…

Kareena Kapoor Khan opens up on pay disparity in Bollywood

There is no denying the fact that Kareena Kapoor Khan is one of the most successful actresses Bollywood has ever produced. The actress, who made her acting debut with JP Dutta’s Refugee in 2000, has numerous blockbusters to her credit. In an industry that sees an influx of fresh faces…

New York India consulate general honours Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati memoir

THE consulate general of India in New York, the US, recently organised an event to honour 'Hollywood to the Himalayas: A Journey of Healing and Transformation', the memoir of Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, secretary-general of Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, Parmarth Niketan Ashram located in Rishikesh in the northern Indian state of…

Neena Gupta joins Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan on the…

Neena Gupta, who has been delivering some power-packed performances lately, has added one more exciting project to her filmography. The seasoned actress has signed on to play an important role in filmmaker Amit Sharma’s next The Intern, which is the official remake of the successful Hollywood film of the same…

My top 10 films – Alfeeya Donna

RAPIDLY rising star Alfeeya Donna is an Arab-Indian award-winning actress, classically trained singer, and dancer, who made her film debut with recently released film Jihad –The Holy War, which was released across various online platforms in Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Bhojpuri. Her last music release was romantic breakup…

Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha to reteam for Mudassar Aziz’s…

After having worked together on various projects over the years, including Rowdy Rathore (2012), Joker (2012), Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara (2013), Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty (2014), and Mission Mangal (2019), Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha are set to reunite for filmmaker Mudassar Aziz’s next…

Upcoming James Bond entry No Time To Die to be…

Starring Daniel Craig in the lead role, No Time To Die is one of the eagerly awaited movies of 2021. The upcoming 007 film has faced a long road to theatres due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that has not abated fans’ interest even a bit. Universal Pictures India recently…

Exclusive: “It’s an honour and privilege to be introducing the…

Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, Marvel Studios’ latest superhero film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings brings some badly needed Asian representation to the hugely popular film franchise. Actor Simu Liu, who is known mainly for his role on the Toronto-set sitcom Kim’s Convenience, plays the title role…

Exclusive: Fala Chen: “It means the world to me to…

Fala Chen was already on top of her game when she left her successful TV career in Hong Kong for Juilliard. When she returned to America with renewed energy and enthusiasm, she was flooded with several powerful roles. Chen is currently in news for playing the central character of Jiang…

Deepika Padukone announces her second Hollywood film

Deepika Padukone made her Hollywood debut with the film xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017). Her fans were eagerly waiting to know which will be her second Hollywood movie, and now, finally, it has been announced. According to Deadline, Deepika will be seen in STXfilms and Temple Hill Productions’ romantic…

Fresh details emerge on Tiger Shroff starrer Ganapath

Tiger Shroff is undoubtedly one of the most commercially successful actors working in Bollywood. Most of his films go on to smash several box-office records. Last seen in Baaghi 3 (2020), the young actor has signed a few exciting projects lately, one of them being Ganapath. Directed by Vikas Bahl,…

SS Rajamouli wraps up his star-studded film RRR

RRR is one of the eagerly anticipated films in India. Visionary filmmaker SS Rajamouli, who helmed Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017), had been working on this magnum-opus for more than two years now. And today on Thursday, the team finally wrapped up filming in India. Announcing…

Sarita Choudhury on her two-decade-long career in the West: It’s…

Indian-origin English actor Sarita Choudhury began her acting career with Mira Nair’s directorial, Mississippi Masala (1991), and followed it up with A Perfect Murder (1998), 3 A.M. (2001), Just a Kiss (2002), She Hate Me (2004), Lady in the Water (2006), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015) and…

Hetain Patel: Artist’s film trilogy seeks to ‘occupy mainstream space’

A TRILOGY of films depicting ethnic minority protagonists in Hollywood blockbuster movies that “they are typically excluded from” is part of a new exhibition in Southampton. Hetain Patel’s new art show Trinity is based on his fascination with the cultural influence that Hollywood has on people’s lives. Having premiered at…

Matrix 4 starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas titled The Matrix: Resurrections

Matrix 4 starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jada Pinkett Smith, Lambert Wilson, and Daniel Bernhardt has got a title. Warner Bros announced the title of the fourth instalment in the franchise and it’s called The Matrix: Resurrections. According to PTI, the studio also unveiled the trailer of…

Tom Cruise tucks into curry at Asha Bhosle’s restaurant

A famous Hollywood actor was not concerned about the fuss around the word 'curry' in the recent weeks, as he polished off not one but two chicken tikka masalas during a break from filming Mission: Impossible 7 in Birmingham. The actor here is Tom Cruise, 59, who on Saturday night…

Birthday blast: All about Chiranjeevi

AN A TO Z ABOUT THE LIFE AND EXTRAORDINARY CAREER OF TELUGU FILM INDUSTRY’S DYNAMIC MEGASTAR MASSIVELY popular actor Chiranjeevi is one of India’s greatest ever movie stars and that is why there will be huge celebrations for his 66th birthday on August 22. The big screen icon turned politician…

Aamir Khan concerned over films releasing on streaming media platforms

Ever since the coronavirus pandemic hit the world in 2020, more than a dozen high-profile Bollywood films, which were originally made for theatres, have released directly on leading streaming media platforms. While several filmmakers and actors are absolutely fine with the new trend, there are many who believe that a…

Bollywood falls out of favour with film fans

WHY HINDI CINEMA IS EXPERIENCING THE GREATEST CRISIS IN ITS LONG HISTORY THE best kept secret of lockdown is that Bollywood is in major trouble. Like other global industries, Hindi cinema has suffered due to the closure of cinemas caused by Covid-19, but there is a much bigger issue that…

The top 10 Saif Ali Khan performances

THIS week Saif Ali Khan turns a year older and celebrates his 51st birthday on August 16. The Bollywood actor has been entertaining audiences ever since he made his film debut in 1993 and has since starred in a wide array of genres. Eastern Eye decided to celebrate the actor…

Huma Qureshi: My plan is to do some interesting work…

Huma Qureshi has been in the industry for nine years and has featured in some remarkable films like Gangs of Wasseypur, D Day, Dedh Ishqiya, Badlapur, and others. In 2019, she made her digital debut with Netflix’s Leila, and this year made her Hollywood debut with Zack Snyder’s Army of…

Uzma Jalaluddin lists her favourite books

ACCLAIMED Canadian author Uzma Jalaluddin announced herself with awesome debut novel Ayesha At Last, which was compared to Jane Austen classic Pride And Prejudice. Her recently released second novel Hana Khan Carries On has continued her impressive momentum as a writer and the story about the rivalry between two competing…

Dev Patel recalls how being called “ugly” at the beginning…

Dev Patel, who is presently busy winning raves for his portrayal of Sir Gawain in David Lowery’s The Green Knight (2021) after its theatrical release in the United States, has always chosen characters that are not only unconventional but also challenge him as an actor. Ever since kick-starting his acting…

Dring ‘will be remembered for East Pakistan genocide reports’

Tribute to British journalist and honorary Bangladeshi citizen Simon YOUNGER Asians born and brought up in Britain may not have heard of the British journalist Simon Dring, who died on July 16, at the age of 76. But for those who want to understand the circumstances leading to the secession…

Legendary actor Kabir Bedi’s magnificent memoir is a must read

THE problem with most celebrity memoirs is that they usually offer up an overly romanticised view of a journey and hide interesting aspects behind a publicly crafted image. Thankfully, Kabir Bedi has never followed the crowd and carved out his own unique path, which has led him towards detailing his…

Nikunj Lotia: From bartender to becoming a big online star

CONTENT CREATOR NIKUNJ LOTIA ON HIS AMAZING RISE CONTENT  creators in India are becoming bigger than many frontline celebrities and most have inspiring stories of coming from obscurity to suddenly gaining millions of followers worldwide. Nikunj Lotia, also known as Nick from BeYouNick, has gone from making short prank videos…

Deepika Padukone shoots high-octane action scenes for Yash Raj Films’…

Deepika Padukone, who was last seen in Chhapaak (2020), is currently juggling several projects at the same time. One of her eagerly awaited films is Pathan which recently resumed production in Mumbai after the government of Maharashtra eased off lockdown-induced restrictions in the state. The latest update on the forthcoming…

Sanjay Dutt: 12 finest films of Hindi cinema’s ‘bad boy’

BIRTHDAY SPECIAL TO CELEBRATE THE BOLLYWOOD ACTOR’S ACTION-PACKED 40-YEAR CAREER ON JULY 29, actor Sanjay Dutt turns a year older and celebrates his 62nd birthday. The bad boy of Bollywood has had a rollercoaster life and career filled with high drama, which was documented in blockbuster movie Sanju (2018). He…

M. Night Shyamalan: In my career, I have been an…

Indian-American filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan started his journey with the movie Wide Awake (1998) and got success with the movies like The Sixth Sense (1999), Unbreakable (2000), Signs (2002), and The Village (2004). However, his career saw a dip with critically panned films like Lady in the Water (2006), The…

The top 10 performances – Priyanka Chopra Jonas

On July 18, Priyanka Chopra Jonas will turn a year older and celebrate her 39th birthday. The beauty queen turned actress has become one of the most famous Indian stars on the planet and delivered plenty of memorable moments along the way. Eastern Eye decided to celebrate by concentrating on…

Shilpa Shetty reveals she turned down ‘major stuff’ in Hollywood

Shilpa Shetty’s last film as a lead was the 2007 release Apne. The actress later featured in dance numbers like films like Dostana (2008) and Dishkiyaoon (2014), and she has been judging many reality shows. However, now, she is all set to make her acting comeback with Hungama 2 which…

Amy Jackson on charity work and life as a Bollywood…

ENGLISH actress Amy Jackson has described her love of India – which she calls her “second home” – where she has become popular for her performances in south Indian films. In an exclusive interview with Eastern Eye, the star said her time in India had been her “most spectacular experience…

Djokovic wins record-equalling 20th Grand Slam and sixth Wimbledon title

NOVAK DJOKOVIC won a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title and sixth Wimbledon on Sunday (11) with a four-set victory over battling Matteo Berrettini of Italy. The world number one triumphed 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 to move level on 20 majors with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. His win also…

Barty beats Pliskova in final, ends Australia’s long wait for…

ASHLEIGH BARTY won her first Wimbledon title on the 50th anniversary of fellow indigenous Australian Evonne Goolagong Cawley's maiden crown, beating Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-7 (4/7), 6-3 in the final on Saturday (10). The 25-year-old Australian - who wore a specially-designed dress in tribute to Cawley's iconic scallop one she…

Naga Chaitanya joins Aamir Khan on the sets of Laal…

There have been reports that Telugu star Naga Chaitanya will be making his Bollywood debut with Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha. But, there was no official announcement about it. Finally, it has been confirmed that Naga Chaitanya is a part of the film. On Twitter, the actor posted a…

Birthday Special: 5 much-watch Neetu Singh films with husband Rishi…

Veteran actress Neetu Singh, who began her acting career at the tender age of six and continued enthralling audiences with her stellar performances for several decades, is celebrating her 62nd birthday today. She was born on 8 July, 1958, in Delhi. After making her debut in a lead role, Singh…

Alia Bhatt signs up with an international talent agency; is…

Alia Bhatt started her journey with the 2012 release Student of The Year. In these nine years, she has proved her mettle as an actor and has also featured in many successful films. Now, according to a report in Deadline, Alia has signed up with the international talent agency WME…

Dilip Kumar: Life and times of Hindi cinema’s greatest actor

Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar passed away at a Mumbai hospital aged 98, after a prolonged battle with illness. An extraordinary journey saw him rise from very humble beginnings to become Hindi cinema’s greatest and most influential actor. It all began in the Kissa Khwani Bazaar area of Peshawar in British…

Instagram richlist: Kohli and Priyanka among world’s top 30 influencers

INDIA cricket team captain Virat Kohli and actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas are among the world’s top 30 costliest Instagram influencers, according to a recently released list, with footballer Cristiano Ronaldo taking the top slot.   With 125 million followers, the Indian cricket captain is in the top 20 list with…

Huma Qureshi: Crossing borders and big barriers

VERSATILE ACTRESS HUMA QURESHI REFLECTS ON HER CAREER, BRAVE APPROACH AND HUGE HOLLYWOOD HIT BY WORKING in different genres, languages and formats, Huma Qureshi has quite comprehensively shown her incredible versatility as an actress. She has also become one of the most unpredictable Indian stars working today, which was perfectly illustrated recently with…

Dhanush in talks to headline yet another bilingual film

Dhanush, who is presently riding high on the roaring success of his Netflix film Jagame Thandhiram (2021), has signed several interesting projects lately. The National Film Award-winning actor has been announcing a new film almost every month. A couple of days ago, Dhanush announced that he is joining forces with…

Action star Vidyut Jammwal to set foot in Hollywood; signs…

Vidyut Jammwal, who is considered to be one of the best action stars working in Indian cinema today, is set to make his crossover to Hollywood. The 40-year-old actor, whose filmography includes such successful films as Force (2011), Commando (2013), and Khuda Hafiz (2020), has signed with the premier U.S.…

Taapsee Pannu to star in a multilingual pan-India sci-fi film

Taapsee Pannu, who already has over half a dozen projects in her bag, has signed yet another exciting film, as per reports. To be directed by filmmaker Barath Neelakantan, the forthcoming film is being planned as a pan-India project set to be mounted on a lavish scale. Spilling some more…

Mrunal Jain: I’m sure of my potential

ON DAYS that Mrunal Jain thought of giving up, he promised himself to keep trying and it has served him well in his career. The acclaimed actor has shown off his impressive range on top TV serials like Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki, Uttaran and Nagarjuna - Ek Yoddha. He is also…

Baazi: Bollywood’s iconic crime classic

CELEBRATING THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF A BLOCKBUSTER THAT CREATED LEGENDS AND INFLUENCED THE NOIR GENRE BOLLYWOOD blockbuster Baazi became a big game-changer when it released on July 1, 1951, and that is why its 70th anniversary should be rightly celebrated this week. The iconic classic popularised the Hindi noir genre, launched…

Mahesh Babu unveils the teaser of nephew Ashok Galla’s Hero

Superstar Mahesh Babu’s nephew, Ashok Galla, is all set to make his debut with a film titled Hero. The teaser of the film has been released, and Mahesh Babu took to Twitter to unveil it. He tweeted, “Couldn't be happier to launch the title of your debut film @AshokGalla_ !!…

Priyanka Chopra Jonas: The freedom of streaming services is allowing…

Priyanka Chopra Jonas made her digital debut with Netflix’s The White Tiger which released earlier this year. Recently, at the launch of streaming platform ZEE5 in the US, PeeCee opened up about how things have changed after the launch of streaming services. According to PTI, the actress stated, "That's what…

Kriti Sanon to star in the Hindi remake of Kill…

A few years ago, it was announced that actor-producer Nikhil Dwivedi has acquired the remake rights of the Hollywood film Kill Bill which starred Uma Thurman in the lead role. Well, in the past, there have been reports of a couple of actresses being considered for the Hindi remake. Now,…

Tiger Shroff’s Ganapath to roll on September 20

Tiger Shroff will soon begin filming his next Ganapath, set to be directed by Vikas Bahl. As per reports, the makers are looking at commencing the first shooting schedule of the film on September 20. The film also stars Kriti Sanon in the lead role. “The Covid-19 lockdown and the…

Akshay Kumar denies the reports of starring in Dhoom 4

From the past few years, there have been multiple reports about Dhoom 4. It was said that Shah Rukh Khan will be seen in the fourth instalment of Dhoom, some reports also suggested Salman Khan is doing Dhoom 4, and a few days ago, there were speculations about Akshay Kumar…

Most memorable Bollywood dads

FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL: COUNTING DOWN THE 20 STAND-OUT PERFORMANCES AS A MALE PARENT IN HINDI CINEMA ON SUNDAY (20), families across the world will be celebrating Father’s Day. Eastern Eye decided to mark this annual celebration to compile a first-of-its-kind countdown of the 20 most memorable onscreen fathers in Bollywood. This…

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati to release her memoir Hollywood to the…

ONE OF India’s leading spiritual leaders describes her journey to enlightenment in her soon to be published memoir, Hollywood to the Himalayas. Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, of Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, north India, tells the story of how she turned her life around, from a traumatic time as a child…

Aamir Khan on 20 years of Lagaan: The fact that…

Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, Lagaan (2001) completes 20 years of its theatrical release on June 15. The Oscar-nominated film features Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh in principal roles, and has attained cult status over the years. During a media interaction, Aamir Khan said that Lagaan still stays relevant because it…

Aamir Khan resumes filming Laal Singh Chaddha

As the state government allows the resumption of shooting activities in Maharashtra, several films and television shows have got the cameras rolling again after the entertainment industry came to a grinding halt in the wake of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India. Last week, Yash Raj Films’…

Shah Rukh Khan responds to Tom Hiddleston’s admiration for him

Two days after Hollywood star Tom Hiddleston expressed admiration for Shah Rukh Khan, now Bollywood superstar has responded to the fanboy remarks of the hugely popular British actor. A video shared by streaming media platform, Disney+ Hotstar Premium, on its official Twitter handle earlier this week showed Hiddleston playing the…

‘Fair is still lovely in Bollywood’

BOLLYWOOD, as the Hindi film industry is popularly known, is still struggling with colour, gender and caste biases, says a recent AI study, while Hollywood has made noticeable progress. “The $2.1 billion (£1.48bn) film industry continues to associate beauty with fair skin. The concept of beauty has remained consistent through…

Jagame Thandhiram director Karthik Subbaraj: I always wanted to work…

Jagame Thandhiram is all set to release on Netflix on 18th June 2021. The Karthik Subbaraj directorial stars Dhanush in the lead role. Recently, while talking to PTI, the filmmaker opened up about casting Dhanush in the movie. He stated, "I always wanted to work with Dhanush. He is an…

Aamir Khan to play chess with Viswanathan Anand to raise…

Aamir Khan and former world champion Viswanathan Anand are all set to compete with each other. The two will be playing the game of chess to raise funds for Covid-19 relief. The event, which will take place on 13th June 2021, is named Checkmate Covid. Chess.com India took to Twitter…

Tom Hiddleston expresses love for Shah Rukh Khan and Chennai…

Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most popular actors on Earth, who enjoys a massive fan following in every part of the world. The Bollywood superstar has another fan in Hollywood star Tom Hiddleston, who is globally popular for playing Loki in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The 40-year-old actor…

SS Rajamouli to team up with a Hollywood studio

SS Rajamouli is one of the biggest names in the Telugu film industry. He has made amazing movies like Magadheera, Eega, Baahubali: The Beginning, Baahubali: The Conclusion, and others. After the release of the Baahubali franchise, he is undoubtedly one of the biggest directors in the Indian film industry, and…

Mona Singh set for TV comeback after five years

By: Mohnish Singh Mona Singh, who is often regarded as one of the most talented actresses on Indian television, has been missing from the scene for quite some time now. On television, she was last seen some five years ago as the female lead in Colors’ supernatural show Kavach, produced…

Hit man Hunterz is on a music mission

BRITISH SINGER IS BACK WITH A NEW SONG AND STUDIO by ASJAD NAZIR AN IMPRESSIVE number of hit songs, a towering stage presence, cool collaborations and success around the world have turned Hunterz into a great British music hero. The singer, songwriter, musician and composer is also one of the…

Huma Qureshi on promoting Army of the Dead during pandemic:…

By: Mohnish Singh Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi can be currently seen in Zack Snyder’s American zombie heist film Army of the Dead (2021), which marks her foray in Hollywood. While actors go all out to promote their upcoming films, things are not the same during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Talking…

Magic of movies with a message

ACTOR ADIL HUSSAIN REFLECTS ON HIS MEANINGFUL JOURNEY by ASJAD NAZIR VERSATILE Indian actor Adil Hussain regularly finds himself in fabulous films that have superb storylines, cleverly crafted characters and memorable messages. His impressive range has enabled him to work in different languages and film industries around the world. Such is…

Sunil Dutt: Life and times of a film icon

TWENTY FACTS ABOUT THE BOLLYWOOD LEGEND’S GREAT CAREER, TO MARK HIS DEATH ANNIVERSARY by ASJAD NAZIR THIS week marks the death anniversary of legendary Bollywood star Sunil Dutt, who passed away on May 25, 2005, aged 75. Apart from being one of the greatest Hindi film stars of all time, he…

Stars taking the digital plunge

EAGERLY AWAITED WEB SERIES HEADLINED BY BIG-SCREEN NAMES by ASJAD NAZIR INDIAN film stars, including Manoj Bajpayee, Emraan Hashmi, Bobby Deol, Pooja Bhatt, Saif Ali Khan, Rajkummar Rao, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Abhishek Bachchan, Vivek Oberoi, Sushmita Sen, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal, have made the move to acting in web serials.…

Jacqueline Fernandez’s character details from Hollywood debut Women’s Stories out

By: Mohnish Singh It is no secret that Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez is gearing up to make her Hollywood debut with an anthology film titled Women's Stories. Consisting of six segments, the upcoming film has been directed by female directors from across the world and also features an all-female cast.…

Miss India Adline Castelino becomes the 3rd runner-up at Miss…

By Murtuza Iqbal  Miss Universe 2020 competition which was supposed to take place in May last year was postponed to May this year due to Covid-19. Finally, the event took place on Sunday night at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood. Andrea Meza of Mexico has been…

Dhanush’s next to resume production soon, confirms director Karthick Naren

By: Mohnish Singh Actor Dhanush, who is presently shooting for his Hollywood film The Gray Man directed by filmmaker duo Anthony and Joe Russo, will soon resume shooting for his next Tamil film, tentatively titled D43. The news has been confirmed by director Karthick Naren. Naren was recently talking to…

Kareena Kapoor Khan also in the running for the role…

By: Mohnish Singh Mythological and historical dramas mounted on huge scales and powered by advanced technology are the new favourites of Indian cinema. Bollywood alone is producing several such projects and the count is expected to increase steeply in the next few years. One mythological project that has been making…

“Hrithik Roshan was the best bet,” says Raj N Sippy…

By: Mohnish Singh Remakes remain always in vogue in Bollywood. If not many, at least half a dozen remakes are currently at various stages of development in Hindi cinema. Speculation has been rife for long that a remake of Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini’s cult film Satte Pe Satta (1982)…

Aamir Khan hires War action director to shoot war sequences…

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has roped in action choreographer Parvez Shaikh to direct an elaborate war sequence for his much-awaited film Laal Singh Chaddha. Shaikh has previously worked on Yash Raj Films’ War (2019), starring Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff in lead roles. Apart…

Army Of The Dead director Zack Snyder is all praises…

By: Mohnish Singh Hollywood filmmaker and screenwriter Zack Snyder, who has directed several blockbusters in his illustrious career, including 300 (2006), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and Justice League (2017), is presently looking forward to the release of his next directorial venture Army Of The Dead. Army Of…

Huma Qureshi pledges to build a 100-bed hospital facility in…

By Murtuza Iqbal Huma Qureshi is one celebrity who has been trying her best to help the citizens of India during the second of wave Covid-19. The actress along with Save The Children India has pledged to build a temporary hospital facility in Delhi. Huma took to Twitter to make…

Rajinikanth wraps up his next Annaatthe

By: Mohnish Singh Megastar Rajinikanth, who has been shooting for his next Annaatthe in Hyderabad for almost a month now, has wrapped up the much-awaited film. The Tamil-language action-drama film has been directed by successful filmmaker Siva for Sun Pictures. An Indian publication reports that Rajinikanth will be heading back…

Aamir Khan to shoot war sequences for Laal Singh Chaddha…

By: Mohnish Singh Starring Aamir Khan, Laal Singh Chaddha is one of the eagerly awaited Hindi films of 2021. While the movie is almost complete, some important war sequences are yet to be filmed. Khan wanted to shoot these war sequences in Ladakh last year. However, the team decided against…

Kabir Bedi and seven stories he must tell

FROM ROLES IN INDIA TO MAINSTREAM TRIUMPHS, HOW THE ACTOR BECAME AN INTERNATIONAL STAR by ASJAD NAZIR ALL legends have inspiring life stories, but few have been on the extraordinary global journey taken by world-renowned actor Kabir Bedi. From his early days in theatre and commercial Hindi cinema to major…

Jennifer Aniston requests fans to help India amid the second…

By Murtuza Iqbal The second wave of Covid-19 has affected India a lot. The cases are rising rapidly and there’s a shortage of medical facilities in the country. While many celebs in India are trying their best to help the citizens, Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston, who is famously known for…

Huma Qureshi hopes for the revival of big screen experience

By: Mohnish Singh Rumours were rife lately that Pooja Entertainment and Emmay Entertainment were in talks with a streaming media platform for a direct-to-digital release of their much-awaited spy thriller Bell Bottom. Directed by Ranjit M Tiwari, the upcoming film features Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi…

Kareena Kapoor Khan makes a heartfelt appeal for children who’ve…

By: Mohnish Singh Kareena Kapoor Khan is much more than just a successful movie star. She has been ruling audiences’ hearts not only with her nonpareil acting talent but also her humanitarian work. The talented actress has been doing her bit to help people in need during the unrelenting coronavirus…

Prince Harry voices support for India at Vax Live concert…

BRITAIN'S Prince Harry was part of a star-studded concert in Los Angeles on Sunday (2) to urge faster global vaccinations and also voicing support for India during its second wave of the pandemic. "Vax Live: The Concert To Reunite The World" included pop star Jennifer Lopez and also featured video…

The top 10 Irrfan Khan movies

by ASJAD NAZIR ACCLAIMED actor Irrfan Khan passed away on April 29 last year, at the age of 53, after a long battle with illness. One of the most successful Indian actors in international projects, Irrfan left behind an impressive body of work that will continue to delight audiences across…

Taha Shah Badussha: I want to push my boundaries

by ASJAD NAZIR THE two projects closest to Taha Shah Badussha are his 2011 Bollywood debut Love Ka The End and his recent first film in the west, Draupadi Unleashed. That versatility also extends to winning performances on the web space and he is now set to expand his horizons…

Indira Devi: The Radio Princess

by SHALINA PATEL WHEN I think of south Asian women on BBC Radio, I auto­matically think of women such as Anita Rani, the new co-host of Radio 4’s Women’s Hour. But did you know that there was a south Asian woman who graced the BBC airwaves during the Second World…

Nilanshi Patel, world’s longest hair record holder, cuts hair after…

TEENAGER, who holds the Guinness World Records title for the longest hair, has cut the hair after 12 years of growing it. Nilanshi Patel, from Modasa, Gujarat, grew her hair for over a decade and earned three Guinness World Records titles. Last July, just before her 18th birthday, Patel’s hair…

Sequel to Kareena Kapoor Khan’s 2004 film Hulchul on the…

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, renowned filmmaker Priyadarshan is planning to roll out a sequel to his 2004 directorial Hulchul. The comic-caper starred Kareena Kapoor Khan and Akshaye Khanna in lead roles, while Amrish Puri, Jackie Shroff, Paresh Rawal, Arbaaz Khan, Arshad Warsi, Suniel Shetty, and Shakti Kapoor rounded…

Adaa Khan: Power of positive thinking

THE TV STAR TALKS ACTING, LOCKDOWN AND BIGG BOSS by ASJAD NAZIR A GLITTERING career has seen small-screen star Adaa Khan shine brightly in a wide array of projects and the biggest flashes of brilliance have been when she has taken on a challenging role. The elegant actress has won…

Mirza: Heart and soul

by ASJAD NAZIR VERSATILE star Shireen Mirza has mixed up winning performances in TV dramas like the massively popular serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein with film roles in India and internationally. The talented Indian actress is looking forward to taking on more challenges and broadening her acting horizons further. Eastern Eye…

Aamir Khan’s major Bollywood movies ‘inspired’ by Hollywood

HOW THE ACTOR SOUGHT STORY IDEAS FROM THE WEST LONG BEFORE HIS FORREST GUMP REMAKE by ASJAD NAZIR ONE of the most anticipated Indian films of 2021 is Laal Singh Chaddha, which is an official Bollywood remake of hit Hollywood film Forrest Gump. Although this is the first official Hollywood…

Huma Qureshi set for Hollywood debut with Zack Synder’s Army…

By: Mohnish Singh Days after reports emerged that Farhan Akhtar is set to make his Hollywood debut with a high-profile project by Marvel Studios, the news is coming in that talented actress Huma Qureshi is also ready to set her foot in Hollywood. Qureshi, who was last seen in the…

Here’s why Aamir Khan dropped out of Hindi remake of…

By: Mohnish Singh Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan, who was last seen in Yash Raj Films’ War (2019), recently onboarded the official remake of the superhit Tamil film Vikram Vedha (2017). While Roshan plays the role of gangster Vedha in the remake, Saif Ali Khan has been roped in to essay…

Dhanush to next collaborate with Arun Matheswaran?

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Tamil superstar Dhanush is in talks with filmmaker Arun Matheswaran for a new project. Matheswaran, whose first film Rocky is yet to release in theatres, has already started working on his second directorial. The filmmaker has reportedly narrated a story to Dhanush who quite…

Exclusive: “An artist of any sort needs patience,” says Project…

By: Mohnish Singh Actor Abhishekh Khan, who won rave reviews for his powerful performance as Nusrat Marri in Netflix’s spy thriller series Bard Of Blood (2019), can be currently seen in SonyLIV’s latest streaming show Project 9191, wherein he plays Johnny, a smart, educated, and dependable tech analyst. Talking to…

Bhansali Productions and Eros International in legal row over rights…

By: Mohnish Singh Bhansali Productions, led by celebrated Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is involved in a legal row with Eros International over the rights of their hugely successful films Goliyon Ki Raasleela – Ram Leela (2013) and Bajirao Mastani (2015). In a statement issued by Bhansali Productions, it said,…

The changing faces of Amitabh Bachchan

TWENTY MEMORABLE LOOKS FROM 52 YEARS OF BOLLYWOOD’S GREATEST STAR by DHARMESH PATEL THE latest film starring Bollywood’s greatest ever star Amitabh Bachchan is mystery thriller Chehre. He stars alongside Emraan Hashmi in the twist-laden movie and once again unveils a unique look. The film’s title, meaning faces, gave Eastern…