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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…

‘I’d like Nayanthara to narrate Devi Vishwakumar’s life in Never…

After the huge success of Season 1 and Season 2, Netflix dropped Never Have I Ever Season 3 on August 12. The show has a solid fanbase across the globe and fans had been waiting for Season 3 with bated breath. Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, who plays an Indian-American teenager, Devi Vishwakumar,…

Remarkable road to Roja success

Thirty interesting facts about iconic Indian film to celebrate its 30th anniversary This week marks the 30th anniversary of iconic Indian film Roja. The Tamil romantic thriller about a man kidnapped in Kashmir by terrorists and his wife’s desperate attempts to get him free resonated strongly with audiences when it…

Fan tries to hold Shah Rukh Khan’s hand, watch how…

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, in the past faced many difficulties due to his anger issues. Well in a recent incident his son Aryan Khan came at the right moment and controlled the 'Baazigar' actor's rage in front of the paps. Talking about the incident, the 'Chak De India' actor…

5 memorable Kajol film performances to watch as actor turns…

Bollywood actor Kajol, who turned 48 on Friday, is an unconventional beauty who made her name in the Hindi film industry by showcasing her acting prowess over the years. She made her debut in 1992 with the movie 'Bekhudi' and recently celebrated 30 years in the movie industry. From girl-next-door…

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…

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…

Richest Actors in Bollywood

Red Carpet Royalty – Bollywood Billions! Adoring fans of Bollywood legends need no introduction to these high-flying superstars. They walk the walk, they talk the talk, and they rule the roost. Today, we're going to sneak a peek at the creme de la creme of Bollywood bosses. These actors are…

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…

Khushi Du­bey: From gifted child star to a popular leading…

Khushi Dubey discusses her career and new thriller series Being confident as a yo­ungster got Khushi Du­bey noticed and a photoshoot for a major advertising campaign, which, subsequently, led to her being cast as a child actor in the Vikram Bhatt directed film Ankahee (2006) as a six-year-old. Not being…

Why did Alia Bhatt invite Shah Rukh Khan for a…

Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt brought smiles to their fans' faces with their warm Twitter exchange recently. On Monday, Alia, who co-produced 'Darlings' with Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment, unveiled the film's trailer and wrote about how 'excited, nervous, thrilled, emotional' she was as the project marks her…

l’ll be upset if Ranbir doesn’t take me as producer…

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt on Monday said she would love to produce the directorial debut of her actor-husband Ranbir Kapoor and would be "upset" if he doesn't ask her to be part of the project. During the promotions of his latest release "Shamshera", Kapoor had reportedly expressed a desire to…

Deepika Padukone sports a fierce look in Pathaan motion poster

Yash Raj Films on Monday presented Bollywood star Deepika Padukone's first look from the upcoming action movie "Pathaan". The movie is headlined by superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who returns to the big screen after a gap of five years. The motion poster, released by the studio on social media, shows…

Manish Naggdev: Focused on the craft

Versatile actor Manish Naggdev has played a variety of roles across his career in acclaimed drama serials that include Banoo Main Teri Dulhann, Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein, Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi, Dil Se Diya Vachan, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon and Begusarai. He is very…

Shah Rukh Khan took 4 years to attain a toned…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was last seen in Zero. Released in 2018, the film also features Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif in lead roles and was directed by Aanand L Rai. Tough the film boasted of so many prominent names on the cast, it failed to click with the…

Shah Rukh Khan’s picture from ‘Dunki’ sets leaked online, check…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's look from his upcoming Rajkumar Hirani directorial film 'Dunki' has leaked online, as the actor shoots for the movie in London. A picture of the 'Raees' actor filming for 'Dunki' recently surfaced on social media. It showed him in a casual messy look while surrounded…

Have you seen Deepika Padukone’s lookalike? Netizens are convinced she…

It is usually believed that everybody has seven doppelgangers in the world and when it comes to celebrities it's always interesting to see their lookalikes. Currently, the internet has found a new doppelganger of actor Deepika Padukone and she is Rijuta Ghosh Deb. The pictures of Rijuta's uncanny resemblance with…

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…

‘I want to be a part of Avengers and play…

Bollywood star Taapsee Pannu, who was last seen in the Telugu language film Mishan Impossible, is presently busy promoting her upcoming Hindi film, Shabaash Mithu. Based on the life of former Test and ODI captain of the India women's national cricket team, Mithali Raj, the Srijit Mukherji directorial is slated…

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…

Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan to join forces for…

Bollywood actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan might be collaborating after 27 years for a thriller film, penned by Aditya Chopra, that could be the biggest movie of Indian cinema. As per recent reports, the Karan Arjun duo is currently in talks with the producer for a project that…

‘His magic, his aura so realistic’: Fans elated as Shah…

Shah Rukh Khan fans are on cloud nine as they get to see the megastar on the silver screen after a massive gap of 42 months. Last seen in his home production Zero, which also featured Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in lead roles, Khan can be currently seen in…

Madhavan: Rocketry and role

R MADHAVAN TAKES ON HIS GREATEST FILM CHALLENGE What R Madhavan has done with this week’s big cinema release Rocketry: The Nambi Effect is perhaps the most remarkable challenge undertaken by any Indian actor. He has written, produced, directed, and played the demanding lead role in the big budget biopic,…

‘Bollywood not filled with druggies,’ says Suniel Shetty says at…

Bollywood action star Suniel Shetty recently was in attendance at an event organised by the CBI where he said that “Bollywood is not filled with druggies” as he made a passionate speech about how the film industry has been labelled as the hub of drugs. I have been in the…

‘Even before I met him, his journey felt too personal’:…

Bollywood star Taapsee Pannu says for an ardent fan like her, working in a Shah Rukh Khan-led movie "Dunki" is a personal achievement Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani is directing the movie from a script he co-wrote with Abhijaat Joshi and Kanika Dhillon As per media reports, "Dunki" will highlight the rampant…

R Madhavan compares Nambi Narayanan to James Bond; says fictional…

Renowned Indian actor R Madhavan is currently busy promoting his upcoming biographical drama biopic Rocketry: The Nambi Effect, which also marks his directorial debut. During an interview, Madhavan compared Nambi Narayanan to James Bond and said the latter is a ‘bachcha’ (child) in front of the aerospace engineer. For the…

‘I’m a big-screen hero; don’t want to be available for…

Actor John Abraham, who is busy promoting his upcoming thriller, Ek Villain Returns, recently opened up about his preference as an actor for the big screen, rather than streaming platforms. “I would not like to be available for Rs 299 or Rs 499,” the actor was cited as saying. According…

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…

30 years of Shah Rukh Khan in cinema: 7 times…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan aka King Khan has dominated the film industry for as long as 30 years. He climbed the ladder of success each year, giving one blockbuster after another and while he is considered to be one of the most hardworking actors in the industry, he also…

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…

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…

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…

R Madhavan reveals SRK and Suriya did not charge single…

Shah Rukh Khan, the king of hearts for many due to his ability to make feel special, has smitten actor R Madhavan too who is completely awed by the superstar's humility. While promoting his upcoming film 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' in New Delhi on Monday, Madhavan revealed that SRK did…

Simaran’s special role

RECENTLY concluded TV serial Aggar Tum Na Hote entertained audiences and became a big turning point for lead star Simaran Kaur. The actress won acclaim for her performance as Niyati in the dynamic drama filled with twists and turns, which ran for more than 120 episodes. She is clearly proud…

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…

Karan Johar is a ‘proud parent’ as trailer of Ayan…

As the trailer of Brahmastra opened to a thunderous response, filmmaker Karan Johar gave a shout-out to Ayan Mukerji who has given his everything to make the film, which stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles. Taking to Instagram, Karan shared an adorable picture with Ayan.…

IPL becomes 2nd most valued sporting league as broadcast deal…

U.S. media behemoth Walt Disney and Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries were the major winners in a high-stakes bid to broadcast the IPL, the world's richest cricket league, for the next five years in deals fetching the organisers $6.2 billion. Disney-owned Star India DIS.N retained the television broadcast rights to the…

R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect trailer launched at Times…

BOLLYWOOD actor and filmmaker R Madhavan's biographical drama movie 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect', which is based on the life of renowned scientist Nambi Narayanan, launched the trailer on the NASDAQ billboard at Times Square on Saturday (11). Madhavan, who has directed, produced, written as well as starred in the film,…

‘We have been painted as monsters:’ Emotional Shah Rukh Khan…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who was most recently spotted at his Jawan co-star Nayanthara’s wedding in Mahabalipuram, has remained tight-lipped about his son Aryan Khan’s drugs case controversy that got coverage in all the leading publications in the world. However, weeks after the 24-year-old star kid was given a…

Don’t know how they explain it to their conscience: Naseeruddin…

Veteran Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah has spoken about the film industry’s silence on the BJP leader’s remarks about Prophet Mohammed. With particular emphasis on the three Khans of Bollywood – Salman, Shah Rukh, and Aamir, Shah said in an interview that the biggest stars in the country have too much…

Want to sign up for your design masterclass: SRK to…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is set to return to the big screen after a hiatus of more than three years, never misses an opportunity to delight his fans. This year, King Khan has announced three big releases and while his fans are waiting with bated breaths for the…

K Asif 100th birth anniversary can be a teachable moment

WHAT AILING BOLLYWOOD INDUSTRY CAN LEARN FROM LATE MUGHAL-E-AZAM DIRECTOR THIS week marks the 100th birth anniversary of late great filmmaker K Asif. The legendary director, born June 14 1922, impacted Hindi cinema forever with Bollywood’s greatest movie Mughal-e-Azam. His magnificent historical epic smashed records when it released in 1960…

Shah Rukh and Kajol’s son from Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…

Jibraan Khan, who is best known for his role as a child actor in Karan Johar’s Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), is set to make his debut in a starring role in Tips Industries’ upcoming production venture, Ishq Vishk Rebound. As the title aptly suggests, Ishq Vishk Rebound is 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…

‘If Shah Rukh Khan wants to be in this show,…

Marvel Cinematic Universe is expanding as one more title is set to be a part of the franchise. Ms Marvel, the seventh television series in the MCU, is slated to stream on Disney+ Hotstar from next week. Ahead of the much-anticipated premiere of Ms Marvel, the team of the high-profile…

‘Queen’s Birthday Honours highlight great contribution Asians have made to…

Despite the recent successes of seeing better representation on the honours list with 15.1% BAME award winners in the 2022 New Year’s Honour List, this special Platinum Jubilee year has sadly seen a significant drop with only 13.3% successful candidates coming from an ethnic minority background.  This decline however comes…

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…

Anushka Sharma to land in UK to shoot a 30-day…

Last seen in filmmaker Aanand L Rai’s Zero (2018) opposite superstar Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has started filming for her much-anticipated movie Chakda Xpress. The actress had been preparing to slide into the skin of her character for several months now. She always made sure to share…

Consumed ‘ganja’ in US for relief from sleeping disorder: Aryan…

BOLLYWOOD superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, who has got a clean chit in last year’s drugs-on-cruise case, had told the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) that he started consuming ‘ganja’ during his graduation days in the US as he was having a sleeping disorder, as per a charge sheet…

“Tough times don’t last, tough people do…”: Celebrities react as…

It is undoubtedly the time for celebration at Mannat as Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan’s eldest son Aaryan Khan got a clean chit by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in the drug-on-cruise case, seven months after he was granted bail. The 24-year-old was arrested from a cruise in Mumbai…

Marvel newest superhero, Ms Marvel, is a bona fide fan…

The first reactions to Ms Marvel, the upcoming Disney+ series, are in and social media users are over the moon to find out that Marvel Studio's newest superhero is a bona fide fan of Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan. Critics from select international publications were given access to the first…

Drugs-On-Cruise Case: Shah Rukh Khan heaves a sigh of relief…

In a major development, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan has been given a clean chit by India’s anti-drug agency Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in the drugs-on-cruise case. The 24-year-old was arrested last year in the case along with Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha. In a statement, the…

Neetu Kapoor and Karan Johar burn the dance floor on…

One of the leading Bollywood filmmakers, Karan Johar celebrated his 50th birthday on Wednesday. Since KJo and parties are synonymous with each other, how can one not expect a lavish bash on the occasion of the fashionista’s birthday? The Dharma Productions’ head honcho threw an extravagant party for his friends…

Gauri Khan: The class act of interior design

GAURI KHAN GOES GLOBAL WITH NEW ONLINE COURSE THERE is a lot more to Gauri Khan than being the wife of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan. She is a respected business entrepreneur, film producer, famed celebrity interior designer and a strong symbol of power for devoted working mothers. Her interior…

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 why Anushka Sharma regret not playing cricket growing up

Bollywood star Anushka Sharma is finally set to return to films after a long gap of four years. She was last seen in Aanand L Rai’s Zero (2018) alongside Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. Sharma will stage her comeback with Netflix’s cricket-based biographical drama Chakda Xpress where she plays…

AR Rahman unveils his next directorial venture at Cannes 2022

Oscar and Grammy-winning Indian composer AR Rahman announced his next directorial venture at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival. Titled Confessions, the project is still at the scripting stage. Confessions will mark Rahman’s second attempt at direction as she has previously directed Le Musk, which premiered at the Cannes Film Market’s…

Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor, and Agastya Nanda to debut with…

Three popular star kids - Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor, and Agastya Nanda - are set to start their film careers with Zoya Akhtar's Netflix movie The Archies, the filmmaker announced on Saturday.      Suhana Khan and Khushi Kapoor, daughters of superstar Shah Rukh Khan and late Bollywood actor Sridevi, and Agastya…

Taapsee Pannu’s Dobaaraa to arrive on August 19

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s next directorial venture Dobaaraa, which features award-winning actress Taapsee Pannu in the lead role, has locked the date for its theatrical release. The film will hit the marquee on August 19, Kashyap announced on Thursday.        Billed as an edgy thriller, the film reunites Taapsee Pannu with…

Pandit Shivkumar Sharma passes away at 84

Santoor maestro and co-composer of several memorable Bollywood film songs for the late filmmaker Yash Chopra, Pandit Shivkumar Sharma passed away on Tuesday in Mumbai. He was 84. Reportedly, he had been suffering from kidney-related issues for the last six months and was on dialysis. He died due to cardiac…

Ajay Devgn opens up about rumours of a cold-war with…

Bollywood superstar Ajay Devgn opened up about rumours of a “cold war” with Shah Rukh Khan. Confirming that everything is well between the two, the actor said that they both trust each other and believe in each other. “The six-seven of us, who were from the 90’s generation who started…

R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect set for world premiere…

R Madhavan's much-awaited directorial debut, biographical drama Rocketry: The Nambi Effect, will have its world premiere during the 75th Cannes Film Festival. The Palais des Festival premiere will take place during a prime-time slot at 9 pm on Thursday 19th May as part of the celebration of India as the…

Benedict Cumberbatch: Would love to come back to India to…

Benedict Cumberbatch's connection with India goes back to his teenage years and the Doctor Strange star says he hopes to return one day to interact with the country's "first superhero".    The British actor, who took a gap year after his school to travel to Darjeeling to teach English at…

Prime Video to premiere films of YRF, Dharma, Excel post…

Streaming media giant Prime Video on Thursday announced licensing association with four leading Indian production banners under which it will premiere titles like Drishyam 2, Jug Jugg Jeeyo, Jee Le Zara and Pathaan post the theatrical release of these films.   The collaboration was announced during the Prime Video Presents…

Kannada hit KGF: Chapter 2 drops a bomb on Bollywood

DIRECTOR Ram Gopal Varma summed up the success of April’s big blockbuster release KGF: Chapter 2 perfectly when he said that it isn’t just a gangster epic, but a horror film for Bollywood, which would give the Hindi industry nightmares about its success for years to come. He further added…

Ajith Kumar: Leader of the pack

ACTOR Ajith Kumar is one of the biggest names in Indian cinema and carved out an impressive career that has included countless blockbuster hits like action entertainer Valimai, which clocked up huge box office numbers earlier this year. The mega-movie star will turn a year older on May 1 and…

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone joins 75th Cannes Film Festival jury

BOLLYWOOD star Deepika Padukone has been chosen to be part of the jury for the 75th Festival De Cannes. The prestigious festival today announced Padukone as part of the eight-member jury of the international competition. The jury will be presided by French actor Vincent Lindon and other names on the…

Dunki: Shah Rukh Khan announces film with Rajkumar Hirani

After months of speculations and countless media reports, it has been officially confirmed that superstar Shah Rukh Khan is teaming up with acclaimed filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani for his next titled Dunki. The high-profile film will mark their maiden collaboration. The two announced the collaboration in a rather unique way. A…

Amitabh Bachchan wishes grandson on acting debut with ‘The Archies’

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Monday said he was extremely proud as his grandson Agastya Nanda began filming for the Netflix live-action musical film The Archies, which marks his screen debut.   Son of Shweta Bachchan Nanda and businessman Nikhil Nanda, Agastya reportedly features in the Zoya Akhtar directorial as the…

Meet Bollywood’s greatest anti-heroes

AN ANTI-HERO is the protagonist of a movie who is morally compromised in some way and lacks the traditional heroic qualities but will still have the audience rooting for them and invested in their journey. They are often grey characters with unpredictable qualities rooted to reality and central in a…

Regional cinema rattles Bollywood

NOT long ago, the most exciting Indian film news of this week would have been the release of Jersey on April 14. It is the Bollywood remake of a smash hit Telugu film and marks the return of popular star Shahid Kapoor after his 2019 blockbuster success Kabir Singh. Instead…

Sai Ketan Rao’s big impact

VERSATILE actor Sai Ketan Rao has mixed up Hindi and Telugu projects across film, television, and the web space with effortless ease. This has resulted in memorable turns in diverse projects that have shown off his impressive range as a performer. His recent projects included a star-making turn in popular…

SRK to start filming his first with Rajkumar Hirani next…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has not been seen in any film for more than three years now, has some exciting projects in the pipeline. While he is almost on the verge of wrapping up his much-anticipated action thriller Pathaan, the news is coming in that the superstar will…

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone conferred with TIME100 Impact Award

Bollywood actor, producer, and philanthropist Deepika Padukone, who won rave reviews for her power-packed performance in her recent release Gehraiyaan (2022), has featured in the TIME100 Impact Awards. The actress featured on the list for her work in films and mental health advocacy. The Bajirao Mastani (2015) actress took to…

Indian Premier League season 15: the teams, top players

The 15th edition of the Indian Premier League Twenty20 extravaganza begins on Saturday when holders Chennai Super Kings face Kolkata Knight Riders. Eastern Eye guides you through the 10 teams, including two new franchises, who will compete in the world's richest cricket championship. Mumbai Indians Key Indian players: Rohit Sharma…

IPL starts on Saturday with limited crowds

THE Indian Premier League (IPL) returns for its biggest season on Saturday (26), with a galaxy of top names and two new franchises expanding the world's richest cricket competition to 10 teams for its 15th edition. But crowds in the cricket-mad nation will, initially at least, be limited to 25…

Shah Rukh Khan to launch streaming app SRK+

A few months back, Shah Rukh Khan had appeared in a campaign by the leading streaming media platform Disney+Hotstar where he was seen considering venturing into the digital space. The superstar was seen discussing different ideas with his manager for his digital debut. Now, months after the campaign received loads…

Hrithik Roshan’s Fighter to now release on Sept 28, 2023

Hrithik Roshan’s much-awaited film Fighter has secured a new date for its theatrical release. Viacom18 Studios, the banner bankrolling Fighter, on Thursday announced that the upcoming film will now release on September 28, 2023. Aside from Roshan, the film also stars Deepika Padukone in the lead role. Evergreen actor Anil…

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.…

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…

Sam Bhattacharjee’s Top 10 Films

After producing films like Commando 3, Tuesday and Fridays, Hate Story IV and co-producing projects Operation Cobra, and Welcome To New York, Sam Bhattacharjee made directorial debut with Barun Rai And The House On The Cliff. The supernatural film starring actor Priyanshu Chatterjee, Nyra Banerjee, and Sid Makar was shot extensively…

Shah Rukh Khan: Dignity, respect, kindness are hallmark of a…

Dignity, respect, and kindness are the hallmark of a life well-led, said superstar Shah Rukh Khan in a Twitter Q&A session on Wednesday evening. The actor said this in response to a question from author Kiran Manral, who simply thanked the actor for "your grace, your dignity, and for the…

Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan to arrive on Jan 25, 2023

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Wednesday shared the teaser of his much-anticipated film Pathaan, along with announcing its theatrical release date. The actor took to his Twitter handle and wrote, “I know it’s late but remember the date. Pathaan time starts now. See you in cinemas on 25th January,…

How Jessica Bollywood Violinist became connected to Indian film music

Whether it is public or private, an increasing number of events are offering unique live entertainment, including from terrifically talented performers like Jessica Crabtree. The London and Bristol based violin virtuoso brilliantly performs breath-taking renditions of popular Bollywood songs at a wide array of events, including boxer Amir Khan’s wedding.…

Spotlight on surrogacy

It won’t have escaped your knowledge that recently Priyanka Chopra-Jonas and Nick Jonas recently welcomed a baby girl via surrogacy. The couple announced the birth of their first child via Instagram and it came as a surprise to many people. This news sparked a heated debate across social media. It…

Shah Rukh Khan to begin filming Rajkumar Hirani’s next from…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Monday resumed filming on Atlee Kumar’s much-anticipated commercial entertainer, which also features Tamil star Nayanthara, Sunil Grover, and Sanya Malhotra in important roles. Khan will finish the ongoing schedule of Atlee Kumar’s film within a week and then move on to wrap up Yash…

John Abraham to headline action thriller Tehran

Bollywood action star John Abraham on Tuesday announced that he is starring in the upcoming action thriller Tehran. A Maddock Films production in association with Bake My Cake Films, Tehran is jointly produced by Dinesh Vijan, Shobhna Yadav, and Sandeep Leyzell. Filmmaker Arun Gopalan is attached to direct from the…

R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect gets a new release…

R Madhavan’s much-anticipated film Rocketry: The Nambi Effect has locked new release date for its theatrical release. The film, which was earlier slated to release on April 1, is set to enter theatres on July 1, 2022, in multiple languages including Hindi, Tamil, English, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada. The biographical…

Pathan: Shah Rukh and Deepika set to film in Spain

Starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham in principal roles, Pathan is one of the most-anticipated films of 2022, which has been creating great buzz even before commencing production in 2020. A major portion of the film has been shot, but some important sequences are yet to be…

John Abraham nabs rights to Force franchise; Force 3 on…

Bollywood actor John Abraham has reportedly obtained the franchise rights to his successful film Force and is planning to roll Force 3 soon. Producer Vipul Amrutlal Shah, who produced Force (2011) and Force 2 (2016) under his banner Sunshine Pictures Pvt. Ltd., has transferred the franchise rights to Abraham. “John…

Big hitters and a superstar namesake: Five to watch in…

Some of the world's top cricketers will be among 590 players in the two-day auction for the big-bucks Indian Premier League this weekend. AFP sport looks at five stars who could attract massive fees when the 10 franchises -- including two new ones -- place their bids in Bangalore ahead…

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…

Namish Taneja’s beautiful journey

ACCLAIMED actor Namish Taneja has delivered winning turns in popular drama serials that include Swaragini-Jodein Rishton Ke Sur, Ikyawann, Main Maike Chali Jaungi, Tum Dekhte Rahiyo and Aye Mere Humsafar. The talented Indian TV talent has won praise for his impressive range as a performer and endeared himself to audiences…

Netflix pays ‘a whopping price’ to acquire Alia Bhatt’s Darlings

Alia Bhatt is presently busy promoting her much-anticipated film Gangubai Kathiawadi, which is scheduled for its theatrical bow on February 25. Based on the life of an Indian sex worker and madam of a brothel in the Kamathipura area Mumbai, in the 1960s, the period drama is directed by acclaimed…

Asha Bhosle remembers sister Lata Mangeshkar

Veteran singer Asha Bhosle remembered her elder sister and legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar who breathed her last on Sunday, 6 February. Sharing a black-and-white childhood picture of the duo on Instagram, hours after the 92-year-old melody queen was cremated with full state honours on Sunday evening, Asha wrote what a…

Lata Mangeshkar: India bids farewell to icon with full state…

MILLIONS of music fans are mourning the loss of Lata Mangeshkar, who passed away on Sunday morning (6). The legendary singer  was laid to rest at Shivaji Park maidan in Mumbai with full state honours on Sunday evening. Prime minister Narendra Modi flew down from Delhi to pay his respects…

“Blessed to have worked with Tahir Raj Bhasin, Amrita Puri,…

Filmmaker Pushpdeep Bhardwaj is presently basking in the success of his Voot Select show Ranjish Hi Sahi, which recently opened to glowing reviews. Starring Tahir Raj Bhasin, Amrita Puri, and Amala Paul in principal characters, the eight-episode show revolves around the theme of love, ambitions, and infidelity. Recently, Eastern Eye…

The top 10 Subhash Ghai movies

LEGENDARY filmmaker Subhash Ghai has masterminded some of the most memorable movies in Indian cinema history and given a platform to new talent, who have gone on to become big stars. The writer, director and producer will celebrate his 77th birthday on January 24. To mark the Bollywood legend turning…

The Top 10 Subhash Ghai Movies

LEGENDARY filmmaker Subhash Ghai has masterminded some of the most memorable movies in Indian cinema history and given a platform to new talent, who have gone on to become big stars. The writer, director and producer will celebrate his 77th birthday on January 24. To mark the Bollywood legend turning…

Tahir Raj Bhasin on how outsiders like him have drawn…

Bollywood actor Tahir Raj Bhasin, who is a die-hard fan of superstar Shah Rukh Khan, admits that Khan’s struggle to reach the top of the Bollywood ladder has been a source of inspiration and courage for him. Bhasin, like SRK, hails from New Delhi and he credits the talismanic superstar…

“There is superstardom and then there is Shah Rukh Khan,”…

Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein, produced by Edgestorm Ventures Private Limited, will start streaming on Netflix from January 14, 2022. Right from its title to pop culture references, the upcoming Netflix series Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein is sprinkled with Shah Rukh Khan trivia, according to its cast member Tahir Raj Bhasin.…

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…

Anushka Sharma set to sign two theatrical releases and one…

It has been 3 years since Anushka Sharma has been missing from the silver screen. Her last release was Zero (2018) alongside Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. Her fans have been waiting for her return to the screen for a long time now. Looks like their prayers have been…

Saare Jahan Se Achcha will definitely be made, confirms producer…

Well-known Bollywood producer Siddharth Roy Kapur says Saare Jahan Se Achcha is not shelved as it is a great story that's close to his heart.         Siddharth Roy Kapur is producing Saare Jahan Se Achcha, based on the life of astronaut Rakesh Sharma. The biopic will be directed by Mahesh Mathai…

Salman Khan teases a film with Shah Rukh Khan

Salman Khan is celebrating his 56th birthday today. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Monday said that there is a possibility that he and his close friend superstar Shah Rukh Khan might come together for a film, after the duo will be seen making extended appearances in their upcoming films Tiger…

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…

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…

Cruise drugs case: HC exempts Aryan Khan from weekly appearance…

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday exempted Aryan Khan from his weekly appearance before the Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) office in Mumbai in connection with the cruise drugs case.  A single bench of Justice N W Sambre said the condition imposed on Aryan Khan while granting him bail that he…

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…

Karan Johar on 20 years of Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, one of the most-loved Hindi films not only in India but also across the globe, has clocked 20 years of its theatrical release. Filmmaker Karan Johar on Tuesday took a trip down the memory lane to share what went behind the making of his blockbuster 20…

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…

Sujoy Ghosh reveals the first draft of Kahaani featured Abhishek…

Abhishek Bachchan will next be seen in Bob Biswas which will release on Zee5 on 3rd December 2021. The film is a spin-off of Kahaani and in the 2012 release Saswata Chatterjee had played the role of Bob Biswas. But recently, while talking to PTI, Ghosh revealed that the first…

Makers of Rajkummar Rao’s HIT – The First Case announce…

The makers of the upcoming Bollywood film HIT - The First Case has announced its release date. The film has locked May 20, 2022, for its theatrical release. It stars National Film Award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao and Sanya Malhotra in the lead roles. The mystery thriller, which began production a…

Abhishek Bachchan’s Bob Biswas to premiere on Zee5 on December…

A few days ago, there were reports that Abhishek Bachchan starrer Bob Biswas will get a direct-to-digital release on Zee5. Now, finally, the makers have announced that the movie will premiere on the streaming platform on 3rd December 2021. Bachchan took to Twitter to share a motion poster and reveal…

Connect: Nayanthara’s new film announced on her birthday

In 2015, Nayanthara had teamed up with filmmaker Ashwin Saravanan for a horror movie titled Maya. It was one of the highest grossing Tamil films of the year. Now, the director-actress duo has teamed up once again for a horror movie titled Connect. On Nayanthara’s birthday (18), the makers announced…

Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha to get postponed?

Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha was slated to release on Christmas this year. But, it was postponed and the makers had announced that the film will release during Valentine’s Day weekend next year. However, now, according to a report in Bollywood Hungama, the movie might get postponed once again.…

R Madhavan and Khushali Kumar’s film titled Dhokha

A few months ago, it was announced that R Madhavan, Khushali Kumar, Aparshakti Khurana and Darsham Kumar will be seen in a thriller which will be directed by Kookie Gulati. Recently, the shooting of the film got wrapped up and the makers announced the movie has been titled Dhokha. T-Series…

Shah Rukh Khan’s Bob Biswas starring Abhishek Bachchan to get…

While theatres in India have reopened and Sooryavanshi has taken a great start at the box office, many filmmakers are still planning to release their movies on digital platforms. According to a report in Pinkvilla, Shah Rukh Khan’s production venture Bob Biswas starring Abhishek Bachchan will be getting a direct-to-digital…

Exciting details emerge on Nayanthara’s character in Shah Rukh Khan’s…

After his son Aaryan Khan got bail in the drugs-on-cruise case, superstar Shah Rukh Khan has decided to get back to work. If reports are to be believed, he will soon commence the next schedule of his much-awaited film with Atlee Kumar. The yet-to-be-titled film also stars Nayanthara in the…

John Abraham to reteam with Sajid Khan for an action…

Bollywood star John Abraham has got an impressive line-up of films that will be hitting theatres in months to come. His immediate release is Milap Zaveri’s Satyameva Jayate 2, set to hit the silver screen on November 25. The film, as the title aptly suggests, is a sequel to Zaveri…

Fans, friends extend birthday wishes to Shah Rukh Khan on…

As Shah Rukh Khan turned 56 on Tuesday, industry friends and fans extended birthday wishes to the superstar while praising him for his grace, dignity and humanity. The actor is celebrating a quiet birthday with his family, which comes just days after his son Aryan Khan’s on bail on October…

Birthday Special: 5 actresses with whom Shah Rukh Khan’s pairing…

Shah Rukh Khan has been in the industry for the past 29 years. He has worked in many Bollywood blockbuster films and has shared screen space with many actresses. Today (02), on his 56th birthday, let’s look at the list of five actresses with whom SRK’s pairing was loved by…

5 Indian horror web series that you can binge-watch on…

31st October is celebrated as Halloween Day. There are many Halloween parties that are organised, and on this day people like to watch horror movies and web series. So, here we are with a list of five Indian web series that you can binge-watch today... Ghoul (Netflix) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zg0N4L4mwFk Sacred Games…

Aryan Khan reaches Mannat after getting bail

On Thursday (28), Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan was granted bail in the case of seizure of banned drugs aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Mumbai. His release formalities took place on Friday (29), but he was released on Saturday (30) morning. News agency ANI shared pictures…

India court grants bail to Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan…

THE son of Indian star Shah Rukh Khan, Aryan Khan, has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court, more than 20 days after his arrest in the case of seizure of banned drugs aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Mumbai. A single bench of Justice NW Sambre…

Top 10 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan performances

AISHWARYA RAI BACHCHAN turns a year older this week and celebrates her 48th birthday on November 1. To mark the special occasion, Eastern Eye went through her body of work and compiled her top 10 performances, listed in chronological order. Iruvar (1997): The beauty queen turned actress delivered a stunning…

Bhumi Pednekar joins the cast of Anubhav Sinha’s Bheed

A few days ago, it was announced that Rajkummar Rao will be seen playing the lead role in Anubhav Sinha’s Bheed, and on Wednesday (27), it was announced that Bhumi Pednekar has joined the cast of the film. T-Series, who is co-producing the film with Sinha, tweeted, “A groundbreaking social…

Nayanthara makes an exit from Shah Rukh Khan’s next?

Shah Rukh Khan has teamed up with South filmmaker Atlee for a movie which is reportedly titled Lion. The shooting of the film started in September this year, but due to Aryan Khan’s drug case, Shah Rukh Khan was not shooting for the movie, and his body double was being…

Witness alleges narcotics official sought £2.4m from Shah Rukh Khan

AN independent witness in the cruise drugs seizure case on Sunday (24) claimed that an official of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and some other persons demanded Rs 250 million (£2.4m) from Hindi superstar Shah Rukh Khan to release his son Aryan Khan in the case. Prabhakar Sail, a witness…

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…

Ananya Panday appears before NCB for second day

Bollywood actor Ananya Panday appeared before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Mumbai on Friday to record her statement in connection with her alleged WhatsApp chats with Aryan Khan, son of superstar Shah Rukh Khan, arrested in a drugs case, sources said on Friday. This is for the second day…

Ananya Panday summoned by Narcotics Control Bureau for questioning

On Thursday (21), Shah Rukh Khan visited Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai to meet his son, Aryan Khan. Later, a team of Narcotics Control Bureau of India was spotted at Khan’s house Mannat, and another team of the agency raided actress Ananya Panday’s house. Panday was summoned for questioning and…

Shah Rukh Khan visits jail to meet his son Aryan…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan’s bail plea was rejected on Wednesday (20) by the Mumbai Special NDPS (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) court. On Thursday (21), the actor visited Arthur Road jail in Mumbai to meet his son. News agency ANI tweeted the video of the actor entering the…

Karan Johar on Kuch Kuch Hota Hai: 23 years of…

Karan Johar is one of the most famous filmmakers in Bollywood. He made his directorial debut with the film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. On Saturday (16), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai completed 23 years of its release. So, Johar took to Twitter to thank everyone for the love they have been…

Narcotics Control Bureau’s probe reveals Aryan Khan’s role in conspiracy,…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son, Aryan Khan, was arrested in connection with the seizure of banned drugs onboard a cruise ship off the Mumbai coast. Narcotics Control Bureau on Wednesday opposed his bail plea stating that the probe so far has revealed his role in the conspiracy and illicit…

Meenakshi Sundareshwar teaser: Netflix film looks like a sweet romantic-comedy

Romantic-comedy is a genre that attracts audiences a lot, and add a wedding to it, so, it surely becomes more interesting. Netflix’s next film Meenakshi Sundareshwar starring Sanya Malhotra and Abhimanyu Dassani is a rom-com and a long-distance marriage is the backdrop of the movie. So, the viewers are looking…

Mumbai’s Esplanade court rejects bail plea of Aryan Khan and…

On Thursday (7), Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan and other accused were sent to the judicial custody for 14 days in the cruise ship drug raid case, and on Friday (8), the hearing on their bail pleas took place. Mumbai’s Esplanade court has rejected their bail plea. ANI tweeted,…

Farah Khan Kunder wishes Gauri Khan on her birthday, posts…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan is currently in judicial custody in an alleged drug case. A lot of Bollywood celebrities have come out in support of the superstar and his son. On Friday (8), the superstar’s wife and entrepreneur Gauri Khan celebrates her 51st birthday. So, Farah Khan Kunder…

Court sends Aryan Khan, seven others to 14-day judicial custody

A Mumbai court on Thursday (7) sent Aryan Khan, the son of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, and seven other accused to 14-day judicial custody in the cruise ship drug raid case. The court said that the Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) remand report was vague, and rejected its plea for further custody.…

Exclusive: Choreographer Atul Jindal reveals he would like to work…

Choreographer Atul Jindal has worked with many big names in the Indian film industry like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Sunny Leone, and others. Eastern Eye recently interacted with Jindal and when we asked him about his experience of working with these stars, he said, “Honestly, for me, everything is…

Hrithik Roshan comes out in support of Aryan Khan, writes…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan was detained by the Narcotics Control Bureau of India on Saturday (2) in connection with an alleged rave party that was busted that night. On Monday (4), he was sent to the Narcotics Control Bureau’s custody till 7th October. Well, many Bollywood celebs have…

Makers suspend Spain schedule for Pathan for Shah Rukh Khan…

The shooting schedule of the much-awaited Hindi film Pathan is reportedly thrown into disarray after the arrest of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan on Sunday in an anti-drugs raid on a cruise in Mumbai. If reports are to be believed, SRK was set to jet off to…

Abhimanyu Dassani and Sanya Malhotra’s Meenakshi Sundareshwar to premiere on…

There are many interesting films lined up to premiere on Netflix, and one of them is Abhimanyu Dassani and Sanya Malhotra starrer Meenakshi Sundareshwar. The movie is directed by Vivek Soni, and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharmatic Entertainment. Johar took to Twitter to announce that Meenakshi Sundareshwar will premiere on…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan sent to Narcotics…

BOLLYWOOD superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan was taken to a Mumbai court on Monday (4) following his detention by the Narcotics Control Bureau of India on Saturday (2). The court has sent Aryan to the Narcotics Control Bureau’s custody till Thursday (7). Press Trust of India said on…

Hansal Mehta supports Shah Rukh Khan; tweets ‘It is painful…

On Saturday (02) evening, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of India busted an alleged drugs party on the Cordelia Cruise ship which was on its way to Goa at mid-sea. Eight people were detained for questioning by the NCB and one of them was Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan.…

Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan detained by Narcotics Control…

The Narcotics Control Bureau of India has detained Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan. They are questioning him in connection with the rave party that was busted on Saturday night. ANI tweeted, "Eight persons -- Aryaan Khan, Arbaaz Merchant, Munmun Dhamecha, Nupur Sarika, Ismeet Singh, Mohak Jaswal, Vikrant Chhoker, Gomit…

Shah Rukh Khan plays dual role in his next with…

According to reports, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is set to play a double role in his much-anticipated multilingual film with filmmaker Atlee Kumar. Reportedly, the actor will essay the characters of the father and son in the untitled film. Sharing more details, a source informs a publication, “SRK will…

Pathan: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone to shoot a…

Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham starrer Pathan is undoubtedly one of the most awaited upcoming movies. Reportedly, SRK and Deepika are all set to shoot for the film in Spain next month, and a massive song will also be shot during this schedule. A trade source stated,…

Taapsee Pannu’s Rashmi Rocket to premiere on Zee5

There were reports that Taapsee Pannu’s Rashmi Rocket will take the digital route, and on Monday (20), the makers announced that the film will premiere on Zee5 on 15th October 2021. Taapsee took to Twitter to make an announcement about it. She tweeted the poster of Rashmi Rocket and wrote,…

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…

The memorable ghosts of Bollywood

SPOOKY SPIRITS THAT HAVE HAUNTED AND ENTERTAINED HINDI CINEMA AUDIENCES ACROSS THE DECADES BOLLYWOOD may not be known for making spooky films, but it has had some memorable ghosts across the decades that have ranged from loveable spirits to the darn right scary. New Bollywood film Bhoot Police, starring Saif…

Salman Khan’s recent tweet hints at Shah Rukh Khan’s digital…

A few days ago, a Disney+ Hotstar advertisement featuring Shah Rukh Khan was released. In the advertisement, we were shown how SRK was feeling FOMO (fear of missing out) as all his contemporaries including Saif Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, and Sanjay Dutt are having releases on the streaming…

Dilip Kumar’s Twitter account to be deactivated

Legendary actor Dilip Kumar passed away on 7th July 2021. The actor had an official Twitter account through which his fans were given information about him. But now, after his demise, the actor’s Twitter account will be deactivated. Faisal Farooqui, Kumar’s family friend, tweeted, “After much discussion and deliberation and…

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…

Rajkumar Hirani’s next with Shah Rukh Khan to deal with…

After the huge success of Sanju (2018), successful filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani is gearing up to launch his directorial venture. The untitled project features Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role. The actor is collaborating with Hirani on a film for the very first time in his career. By…

Varun Dhawan to headline Indian spin-off of Priyanka Chopra’s Citadel

According to reports, Varun Dhawan is set to be the latest Bollywood actor to make his foray into the digital world. While such popular actors as Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Manoj Bajpayee and Abhishek Bachchan have already made their digital debuts, Akshay Kumar, Shahid Kapoor, Ajay Devgn and now Shah Rukh Khan…

Roshan Mathew on Darlings: This one has been a jarringly…

Roshan Mathew made his acting debut with the Malayalam film Adi Kapyare Kootamani (2015). He later featured in many Malayalam movies, and last year made his Hindi debut with Anurag Kashyap’s Choked which was released on Netflix. His next Hindi film will be Darlings which also stars Alia Bhatt, Shefali…

Sagar Parekh: I want love and respect

RISING star Sagar Parekh has delivered terrific turns on television and is currently starring in Sony SAB series Tera Yaar Hoon Main. He is enjoying portraying Lakshay and describes him as a sort of Shah Rukh Khan type of character from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. The actor has formed great…

Alia Bhatt wraps up her next Darlings

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt on Tuesday announced that she has finished filming her upcoming offering Darlings, which also marks her film production debut. The actress is co-producing the film along with superstar Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment. The dark comedy marks the directorial debut of writer Jasmeet K Reen.…

Exclusive: “I always wanted to make my digital debut with…

The Mumbai terror attacks of 2008 have inspired a slew of films over the years, but Amazon Prime Video’s upcoming streaming show Mumbai Diaries 26/11 is set largely inside the emergency ward of a government hospital and tells the untold story of doctors, nurses, paramedics, and hospital staff who worked…

Shah Rukh Khan kicks off shoot for Atlee Kumar’s next…

According to reports, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has started shooting for his much-talked-about pan-India film in Pune. Directed by successful Tamil filmmaker Atlee Kumar, the untitled film features popular south Indian actress Nayanthara as the female lead. The makers have reportedly planned a 10-day schedule in Pune. Nayanthara is…

Priyamani joins the cast of Shah Rukh Khan’s next with…

A few days ago, there were reports that in September Shah Rukh Khan will begin the shooting of his film with Atlee. While there have been reports of Nayanthara playing the female lead in it, now according to a report in Pinkvilla, The Family Man actress Priyamani has also joined…

Shah Rukh Khan to start shooting for Atlee’s next in…

Shah Rukh Khan was last seen on the big screen in the 2018 release Zero. His fans have been eagerly waiting to watch him in a movie. While he has been shooting for YRF’s Pathan with Deepika Padukone and John Abraham, reportedly, he will start shooting for Atlee’s movie in…

Pathan: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone to shoot an…

Producer Aditya Chopra and filmmaker Siddharth Anand are leaving no stone unturned to ensure that their next collaboration Pathan turns out to be a great visual spectacle for the audience. Starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham in principal roles, the action thriller has been creating a lot…

Television actors who are all set to make their Bollywood…

Superstars like Shah Rukh Khan and Vidya Balan started their journey with television and later ruled the Hindi film industry. In the past few years, many actors from the television industry like Ankita Lokhande, Mrunal Thakur, Mouni Roy, and others, have made their Bollywood debut and impressed everyone with their…

Sunil Grover teams up with Shah Rukh Khan

According to reports, Sunil Grover has joined the cast of filmmaker Atlee Kumar’s next directorial venture which stars Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role. The yet-to-be-titled film also features Nayanthara and Sanya Malhotra in principal characters. The comedian is the latest addition to the ensemble cast of the much-awaited…

Rajkumar Hirani completes script for his next starring Shah Rukh…

Successful filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, who last helmed Sanju (2018), had been working on the script of his next directorial venture for quite some time now. And if fresh reports are to be believed, he has finally locked the final draft of the script. The filmmaker has co-written the yet-to-be-titled film…

Atif Aslam says he still feels love he once got…

Well-known singer Atif Aslam sang a number of melodious songs in several successful Bollywood films before Pakistani artists were banned from working in India. During a recent BBC interview, the singer was told that such Hindi film songs as ‘Chashni’ for Bharat (2019) or ‘Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas’ from…

Abhishek Bachchan picks up rights to Tamil film Oththa Seruppu…

According to reports, Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan has obtained the rights to the award-winning Tamil film Oththa Seruppu Size 7 (2019). The Tamil thriller has been produced, written and directed by R. Parthiban under the banner Bioscope Film Framers and stars Parthiban himself as the only character. Bachchan is planning…

Here’s why Deepika Padukone bowed out of Bhansali’s Baiju Bawra

Speculations are rife that Deepika Padukone is no longer a part of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next directorial venture Baiju Bawra. The magnum-opus stars Ranveer Singh as one of the parallel made leads. Had Padukone not opted out of the project, Baiju Bawra would have marked the couple’s fourth collaboration with…

Zoya Akhtar to launch Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor & Ibrahim…

According to reports, successful Bollywood filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, who last helmed Gully Boy (2019), is set to create a streaming show based on the globally popular Archies Comics. The untitled show is set at Netflix. An Indian publication reports that Akhtar has already found her Betty and Veronica, while the…

Birthday Special: Top 10 performances of Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan is one of the biggest names in the Hindi film industry. The actor made his debut with the 1993 release Parampara, and in these 28 years, he has been a part of many successful films. Saif has also proved his versatility by featuring in different genres of…

Kajol watches Ajay Devgn’s Bhuj: The Pride of India in…

Ajay Devgn starrer Bhuj: The Pride of India is all set to premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on Friday (13). Recently, at a special screening Ajay’s wife and actress Kajol watched the film in a theatre and took to Instagram to inform her fans about it. She posted, “My theatre experience…

Shah Rukh Khan: Just felt like thanking all the young…

Shah Rukh Khan and his movie Chak De India was in the news a few days ago after Indian Women’s Hockey team won a match against Australia at the Olympic Games. On 10th August 2021, the Shimit Amin’s directorial completed 14 years of its release, and Shah Rukh Khan on…

Shah Rukh Khan to commence work on Atlee’s film later…

According to reports, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will begin filming Atlee Kumar’s next directorial later this month. The filmmaker has reportedly planned to shoot the first schedule of the untitled film in Mumbai. Before the high-profile project goes before cameras, the team is reportedly planning to officially announce the…

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…

Amitabh Bachchan begins filming the latest season of Kaun Banega…

Superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Tuesday started shooting for the latest season of his popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati. The first season of KBC premiered on 3 July 2000 and the megastar on Wednesday got nostalgic over 21 years of the game show and thanked fans for their constant love…

Kajol denies being approached for Rajkumar Hirani’s next opposite Shah…

Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol have worked together in successful films like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Baazigar, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Karan Arjun, My Name Is Khan and Dilwale. Moviegoers love to watch SRK and Kajol on the big screen, and their fans have been eagerly waiting…

Shah Rukh Khan to Indian Women’s Hockey Team: You all…

On Monday (02), the Indian women’s Hockey team had entered the semi-finals by winning against Australia at the Olympic Games. However, on Friday (06), team India lost against Great Britain. Many Bollywood celebs took to Twitter to cheer up team India. Shah Rukh Khan, who played the role of Indian…

John Abraham nabs rights to remake Malayalam film Nayattu in…

Filmmaker Martin Prakkat, who directed the successful Malayalam film Nayattu (2021), has revealed that Bollywood star John Abraham has acquired the rights to remake the film in Hindi. He also divulged that Tollywood actor Allu Arjun has bought the Telugu remake rights of the film. Nayattu will be Abraham’s second…

Shah Rukh Khan to the Indian women’s Hockey team coach…

On Monday (02), the Indian women’s Hockey team entered the semi-finals by winning against Australia at the Olympic Games. Well, with this India has made history at the international games. This moment has surely reminded everyone of Shah Rukh Khan starrer Chak De India, and the reel life coach, Kabir…

It’s a wrap for Bobby Deol, Vikrant Massey and Sanya…

Last year in October, it was announced that Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment is producing a film titled Love Hostel. Directed by Shanker Raman, the movie stars Bobby Deol, Vikrant Massey, and Sanya Malhotra. On Saturday (31), the team wrapped up the shooting of the film. Vikrant took to…

Deepika Padukone undergoes intense training to nail action scenes in…

Deepika Padukone, who was last seen on celluloid in Chhapaak (2020), has a slew of interesting projects in the pipeline. She is presently busy with Yash Raj Films’ much-awaited action thriller Pathan, which reunites her with John Abraham and Shah Rukh Khan after Race 2 (2013) and Happy New Year…

Shefali Shah on working with Alia Bhatt in Darlings: She…

Shefali Shah is undoubtedly one of the most talented actresses we have in the industry. She has made a mark in Bollywood, the Television industry, and on digital platforms. The actress has some interesting projects lined up and one of them is Darlings which is produced by Alia Bhatt's Eternal…

Netrikann trailer: This Nayanthara starrer looks like a super thrilling…

A few days ago, it was announced that Nayanthara starrer Netrikann will get a direct-to-digital release on Disney+ Hotstar. Now, the makers have released the trailer of the film and announced that it will start streaming on 13th August 2021. Disney+ Hotstar took to Twitter to share the trailer with…

Birthday Special: Evergreen Hindi songs by legendary singer Chitra

Chithra needs no introduction. She is one of the best playback singers Indian cinema has ever produced. In a career spanning over four decades, she has given her mellifluous voice to more than 25,000 songs in various Indian languages including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, and Punjabi. The…

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…

Shahid Kapoor’s streaming show Sunny is a reworked version of…

A couple of years ago, Shahid Kapoor and Kriti Sanon were reportedly in talks with Raj and DK to headline their directorial venture titled Farzi. Months after that, emerged the news that both actors bowed out of the project which led its makers to put it into cold storage. Back…

Shah Rukh Khan to romance Nayanthara in Atlee’s next?

Shah Rukh Khan is currently busy with the shooting of Pathan which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. There have been multiple reports about his next after Pathan. It is said that after Pathan, the actor will start shooting for South filmmaker Atlee’s film. Now, according to PTI, South…

Deepika Padukone on what propelled her to go public with…

Actors find great joy in talking about their snazzy outfits, expensive cars, and sprawling properties, but there are not many who go public with something as personal as going through depression. Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone is one of those rare celebrities who sort of destigmatised the discourse around mental illness…

Nayanthara starrer Netrikann to premiere on Disney+ Hotstar

Nayanthara is one of the biggest names in the South film industry. Her fans are always eager to watch her on the big screen, but now, the actress’ next Tamil film Netrikann is all for a direct-to-digital release on Disney+ Hotstar. Disney+ Hotstar took to Twitter to make an announcement…

Birthday Special: 5 films in which Naseeruddin Shah showcased his…

Naseeruddin Shah is a veteran actor. He started his career with the 1975 release Nishant, and in these 46 years, the actor has featured in some amazing movies. Shah is mainly known for his performances in offbeat films, famously known as the art cinema. However, he has been a part…

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…

Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Dutt to star in a…

Sanjay Dutt did in a cameo in Shah Rukh Khan starrer Ra. One and he was also a part of a song in Om Shanti Om. But, we haven’t seen Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay in a film together in full-fledged roles. However, it looks like that might happen soon.…

Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit revisit Devdas as the…

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas is undoubtedly one of the best films made in Bollywood. The movie starred Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead roles. On Monday, Devdas completed 19 years of its release. So, Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit revisited the film by…

Vidya Balan and Shefali Shah to lead Suresh Triveni’s Jalsa

Vidya Balan, who is presently riding high on the success of her recently released film Sherni (2021), is set to reunite with producer Vikram Malhotra for a new project. The National Award-winning actress has signed on to star in director Suresh Triveni’s next directorial venture and joining her on the…

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…

Sanya Malhotra to star in the Hindi remake of Telugu…

A few months ago, it was announced that Rajkummar Rao will be seen playing the lead role in the Hindi remake of the Telugu film HIT. Now, the makers have roped in Sanya Malhotra to portray the character of the female lead in the movie. T-Series, took to Twitter, to…

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…

Exciting details emerge on John Abraham’s character in Pathan

Pathan, directed by filmmaker Siddharth Anand, is one of the most-awaited Bollywood films. The big-ticket project has been creating great buzz ever since the news emerged Shah Rukh Khan would stage his comeback to acting with it having been last seen in his home production Zero (2018). The casting of…

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…

Remembering Dilip Kumar: Iconic films of the legendary actor

This morning we woke up with the sad news that veteran actor Dilip Kumar has passed away. In his career spanning more than five decades, the actor featured in more than 60 films. He started his journey with the 1944 release Jwar Bhata. But, it was the 1947 release Jugnu…

Taapsee Pannu to star in a Telugu film titled Mishan…

Taapsee Pannu started her journey as an actor with a Telugu film titled Jhummandi Naadam. She later featured in many Telugu and Tamil films before making her Bollywood debut with David Dhawan’s Chashme Baddoor. For the past few years, Taapsee has been mainly starring in Hindi films. Her last film…

Shefali Shah joins Alia Bhatt on the sets of Darlings

Talented actress Shefali Shah on Sunday began shooting for her next film Darlings, co-starring Alia Bhatt, Vijay Varma, and Roshan Mathew. The dark comedy traces the lives of two women as they find courage and love in exceptional circumstances. Apart from playing the female lead, Bhatt is also co-producing the…

Alia Bhatt begins filming her next Darlings

Alia Bhatt, who was last seen in Sadak 2 (2020), which had its direct-to-digital premiere on Disney+ Hotstar, has started shooting for her next film Darlings. What makes the upcoming project special for the talented actress is the fact that she is not only headlining it but also co-producing under…

Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor on Academy’s list…

Recently, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced their list of new members whom they have invited this year. The list includes artists and executives from 50 countries who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures. The list has 395 members and three of them…

John Abraham joins the sets of Pathan in Mumbai

It is no secret that Bollywood star John Abraham is playing the antagonist in Yash Raj Films’ next offering Pathan, which also features Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in prominent roles. The Siddharth Anand directorial went before cameras in the last quarter of 2020. However, its shoot came to…

Rushad Rana’s acting highs

ACTOR Rushad Rana has been entertaining audience since making a winning debut in iconic series Hip Hip Hurray 21 years ago. He has since then delivered winning performances on film and television with a wide array of characters. Eastern Eye got the popular star to select some magical moments from…

Shah Rukh Khan’s next with Rajkumar Hirani to begin production…

Last seen in his home production Zero (2018), Shah Rukh Khan returned to the sets with Yash Raj Films’ eagerly awaited action thriller Pathan. Though the makers are yet to announce the project officially, they have already filmed a large chunk of it in Mumbai and Dubai, as per reports.…

Nayanthara in consideration to pair opposite Shah Rukh Khan in…

After staying away from the silver screen for two long years, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan returned to sets with Yash Raj Films’ yet to be announced production Pathan. The action thriller film, which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in lead roles, hit the shooting floor in 2020…

16 years of Paheli: Interesting facts about the Shah Rukh…

Amol Palekar’s directorial Paheli starring Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji completed 16 years of its release on Thursday. The film had done reasonably well at the box office in India and was also a success internationally. As the movie completes 16 years of its release, let’s look at some…

Akshay Kharodia: From struggle to TV stardom

HOW AKSHAY KHARODIA WENT FROM HUNGER TO SMALL-SCREEN SUCCESS TV DRAMA series Pandya Store has been a huge success since it premiered on Star Plus in January and introduced audiences to Akshay Kharodia. He plays a pivotal role in the family drama with a strong ensemble cast, which has passed 100…

Katrina Kaif commences reading sessions for her next with director…

Last seen in Bharat (2019) opposite Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif has signed some interesting projects ever since the coronavirus pandemic began. While she has almost wrapped up Excel Entertainment’s horror-comedy Phone Bhoot, the actress will soon resume filming Yash Raj Films’ Tiger 3 with Salman Khan. Additionally, she has also…

Birthday Special: 5 most memorable villainous acts of Amrish Puri

Ever since Bollywood came into existence, it has produced several iconic villains. But when it comes to the greatest Hindi film villain of all times, there is absolutely nobody who can hold a candle to Amrish Puri. Today marks the 89th birth anniversary of the legendary actor who impressed generations…

Brahmastra: Last shooting schedule of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt…

Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra has been in the making for the past many years. The film was earlier supposed to release in 2019 but was postponed. Later, the makers decided to release it in December 2020, but due to the pandemic, the shooting of the film was put on hold. 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…

Farhan Akhtar, Akshay Kumar and other Bollywood celebs mourn Milkha…

Former athlete Milkha Singh also known as The Flying Sikh passed away on Friday due to Covid-19. Many Bollywood celebs like Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, and others took to social media to mourn his demise. Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, “In grief .. Milkha Singh passes away  .. the…

My top 10 inspirational figures – Sharad Malhotra

Oprah Winfrey: The most suitable example of an inspiring rags-to-riches story. She was born into poverty, raped at the age of nine, lost a son when he was still an infant, but went on to make a heroic transformation to eventually become one of the most powerful women on earth.…

Saahil: My new character is a dream role for me

TALENTED actor Saahil Uppal has made a strong impact in a short space of time and delivered winning performances in popular Indian drama serials. The dashing smallscreen star has continued that impressive rise with his latest project Pinjara Khubsurti Ka, which premiered on Colors TV during the pandemic and has…

Not much has changed Bollywood insiders a year after Sushant…

Today is the first death anniversary of late Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput. The actor, who began his acting career on television before transitioning to films and embellishing his filmography with brilliant films like Kai Po Che (2013), MS Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) and Chhichhore (2019), was found hanging…

Shah Rukh Khan: Time now for a trim and get…

Shah Rukh Khan started shooting for Pathan last year in November. But, the shooting of the film was stalled due to the lockdown in Maharashtra. Now, the Maharashtra government has allowed the shooting of films and TV shows in the state with new SOPs. There have been reports that the…

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…

Varun Dhawan to resume filming Bhediya on June 26 as…

Varun Dhawan, who was last seen in Coolie No. 1 (2020), which had its direct-to-digital premiere on Amazon Prime Video, has some interesting projects lined up, one of them being Maddock Films’ next production Bhediya. The actor wrapped up the first schedule of the eagerly awaited horror comedy in April.…

Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan ready to get cameras rolling again

After almost two months of closure owing to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India, the team of Yash Raj Films’ much-anticipated action-thriller Pathan is gearing up to recommence shooting. The film, which has yet not been officially announced by the production house, stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika…

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…

Mismatched and memorable

ACTRESS VIDYA MALAVADE DISCUSSES HER CAREER, LATEST PROJECTS AND HOPES TALENTED actress Vidya Malavade has maintained a winning presence in cinema and drama serials since her star-making turn in superb sports film Chak De India (2007). The powerful performances in diverse projects have shown off her impressive range and that…

Nod for film and TV shoots in Mumbai if daily…

All shooting activities in Mumbai are at halt ever since the state government of Maharashtra announced lockdown-like restrictions in the month of April to fight a second and more aggressive wave of the coronavirus pandemic. But as the number of fresh infections is currently showing a downward trend, the state…

Films and TV shoots to restart in Maharashtra from June…

The second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India, which started in March, crippled production activities across the country again for more than two months. The state of Maharashtra was one of the worst affected states in the country. During the peak of infections, it recorded more than 50,000 Covid-19…

Bombay to Dil Se: 5 Mani Ratnam films to watch…

Known for making powerful films with strong female protagonists, Mani Ratnam is hands down one of the finest filmmakers that Indian cinema has ever produced. In a career spanning four decades, the filmmaker has made a string of remarkable films in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. His technical ingenuity and eye…

My top 10 movies – Mimoh Chakraborty

BEING the son of legendary Bollywood star Mithun Chakraborty means talented actor Mimoh Chakraborty has been surrounded by cinema from a young age. His current film projects include the biopic Main Mulayam Singh Yadav, the thriller Rosh and forthcoming romantic comedy Jogira Sara Ra Ra, which co-stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Mimoh…

Did you know Ranbir Kapoor auditioned for Mira Nair’s political…

Ranbir Kapoor, who belongs to the most respected and revered Kapoor family of Bollywood, began his acting career with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya in 2007. The romantic drama also provided a launchpad to yet another star child, Sonam Kapoor, who is the elder daughter of evergreen Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor.…

Pathan: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham starrer…

By Murtuza Iqbal YRF’s Pathan is undoubtedly one of the most awaited Hindi films. The Siddharth Anand directorial stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham in the lead roles. The shooting of the film kickstarted in November last year and currently, it’s on hold due to the lockdown.…

Shah Rukh Khan’s film with Atlee to get off the…

By: Mohnish Singh Though the makers are yet to make an official announcement, industry insiders confirm that Shah Rukh Khan has given his primary nod to headline successful Tamil filmmaker Atlee Kumar’s next directorial venture. If fresh reports are to be believed, SRK will commence work on the high-profile project…

Kartik Aaryan no more a part of Shah Rukh Khan’s…

By Murtuza Iqbal A few days ago, Kartik Aaryan was in the news for being ousted from Karan Johar’s production venture Dostana 2. Reportedly, the actor had already shot for the film for 20 days before the lockdown was announced last year. Later when the makers wanted to resume the…

Mrunal Thakur wants to do a “passionately romantic” film with…

By: Mohnish Singh Actress Mrunal Thakur, who rose to fame with her praise-worthy performances in such notable films as Love Sonia (2018), Super 30 (2019), and Batla House (2019), wishes to work with superstar Shah Rukh Khan in a really passionately romantic film. “I am in love with Shah Rukh…

John Abraham approached to play antagonist against Prabhas in Salaar?

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Bollywood actor Johan Abraham has been approached to play antagonist against Prabhas in the much-awaited pan-India film Salaar. Prashanth Neel, who has helmed KGF: Chapter 1 (2018) and its upcoming sequel KGF: Chapter 2, has been tapped to direct the high-voltage action entertainer. If…

Makers design a special entry scene for Salman Khan as…

By: Mohnish Singh The makers of Pathan are yet to announce the film officially but it has already become one of the hugely anticipated films of 2022. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the film will mark the return of Shah Rukh Khan onto the silver screen after a long gap of…

Birthday Special: Unforgettable dialogues from Karan Johar’s movies

Karan Johar is one of the most successful filmmakers in Bollywood. After assisting his good friend Aditya Chopra in the classic Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Johar took the industry by storm in 1998 with his debut directorial venture Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and has gone on to to direct hits such as…

Shah Rukh Khan got the final script narration from Atlee…

By Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan was last seen on the big screen in the 2018 release Zero. The actor took a break for two years, and finally, last year in November, he kickstarted the shooting of Siddharth Anand’s Pathan. There have been multiple reports of Shah Rukh Khan’s next…

Alia Bhatt and Ram Charan to reunite for Shankar’s next?

By: Mohnish Singh Alia Bhatt and Ram Charan, who are presently working together on their maiden collaboration RRR, might join hands for a second time for renowned filmmaker Shankar’s next directorial venture. An Indian publication reports that Charan was mighty impressed with Bhatt’s performance in the SS Rajamouli directed period…

Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan and Salman Khan’s Tiger 3 expected…

By: Mohnish Singh Shooting activities in most parts of India have been on halt ever since the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic gripped the country in the month of April. But with a significant drop in the number of new cases, especially in the state of Maharashtra, industry insiders…

Sanjay Leela Bhansali to next helm Baiju Bawra

By: Mohnish Singh Of late, there have been speculations that Sanjay Leela Bhansali is reteaming with superstar Shah Rukh Khan for a film called Izhaar, which he will commence right after completing his ongoing project Gangubai Kathiawadi with Alia Bhatt. There have also been reports that the filmmaker was planning…

Varun Dhawan lets go of biopic on hockey legend Major…

By: Mohnish Singh Over the past few years, several filmmakers have expressed their desire to make a biopic on hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand, who is widely regarded as the greatest in the history of the sport. Initially, Karan Johar had bought the rights to make the biopic on the…

Amazon Prime Video renews The Family Man for 3rd season?

By: Mohnish Singh Just days after Amazon Prime Video raised the curtain on the trailer of The Family Man 2, a second season of their hugely popular espionage action thriller streaming series The Family Man (2019), the news is coming in that the streamer has already renewed the show for…

Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer Brahmastra to…

By Murtuza Iqbal Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra starring Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, and Alia Bhatt has been in the making for the past many years. The movie was slated to release in December last year, but due to the pandemic, that didn’t happen. Now, according to a report in the entertainment…

Madhuri Dixit to reteam with Sanjay Leela Bhansali for a…

By: Mohnish Singh There is no denying the fact that Devdas (2002) is one of the best Hindi films that Indian cinema has produced. Starring Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in principal roles, the film still attracts a huge viewership upon its television premieres. Different people…

Pritam’s sky-high dreams

AN INTERESTING career has seen Pritam Singh mix up hosting, acting and appearing on reality TV shows. He continued to mix things up with his most recent film project Flight, which is an action thriller set in the skies. The multi-talented Indian star is looking to carry on exploring new…

The top 10 Madhuri Dixit movies

by ASJAD NAZIR BOLLYWOOD icon Madhuri Dixit turns a year older this week and celebrates her 54th birthday on May 15. The best way to celebrate this occasion is to add some of her most magnificent work to your lockdown watchlist. Eastern Eye presents her top 10 films, which show…

Nikki Tamboli: The Bigg celebrity success story of 2021

NIKKI TAMBOLI’S POPULARITY SOARS AFTER REALITY SHOW by ASJAD NAZIR ONE of the big celebrity success stories of 2021 has been the remarkable rise of Nikki Tamboli. She received a wave of global support to finish third in India’s biggest reality TV show Bigg Boss and has since then seen…

Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali to team up…

By Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali worked together in the 2002 release Devdas. The movie was a blockbuster at the box office and also won multiple awards. Well, fans of the actor and the filmmaker have been waiting for them to team up again, and in…

Tribute to Shravan’s genius in partnership with Nadeem

MUSIC composer Shravan Rathod (above right with Nadeem), who died at the age of 66 after contracting Covid-19 recently, received well-deserved tributes from all the world. He was one half of the legendary Nadeem-Shravan music duo, who were behind some of the biggest Bollywood songs in history. To pay tribute…

My top 10 dance moments – Sharmista B

“HAILING from the home of Bollywood, Mumbai, my dance journey started at a very young age when I followed in the footsteps of my sister Tanushree, a classical dancer. Since then, dance has carried me through many magical moments and brought me to Manchester, where I now teach others. In…

John Abraham thanks everyone for contributing to Covid-19 relief efforts

By: Mohnish Singh Bollywood star John Abraham recently handed over his social media accounts to NGOs he has partnered with to help people with resources and information amid the deadly second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India. People from all walks of life lauded his efforts. On Wednesday, the…

Remembering Rishi Kapoor with 20 of his best movies

LOOKING BACK AT THE TALENTED ACTOR’S FINEST WORK ON HIS FIRST DEATH ANNIVERSARY by ASJAD NAZIR LEGENDARY actor Rishi Kapoor passed away on April 30, 2020, at the age of 67 after a long battle with leukemia. He left behind an incredible body of work that has delighted different generations…

Film fraternity mourns ‘great humble soul’ Shravan

By Trusha Dawada SHRAVAN KUMAR RATHOD died last Thursday (22) in Mum­bai, from Covid complications and organ failure. Born on November 13, 1954, he was from a music family. His fa­ther, Pandit Chaturbhuj Rathod was a classical music maestro. When Shravan was only five, he learned to play the tabla;…

Shahid Kapoor all set to make his debut as a…

By Murtuza Iqbal Many actors like Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Anushka Sharma, and others are also successful producers. Now, according to a report in Bollywood Hungama, Shahid Kapoor will also be turning a producer soon. Reportedly, the actor will be producing a war trilogy which will be…

Deepika Padukone to play the role of a fitness instructor…

By Murtuza Iqbal Deepika Padukone has many interesting films in her kitty right now, and one of them is Shakun Batra’s next. The untitled film also stars Ananya Panday, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Dhairya Karwa. According to a report in Bollywood Hungama, Deepika plays the role of a fitness instructor in…

Ankita Lokhande to play the female lead in the film…

By Murtuza Iqbal Last year, it was announced that Vivek Oberoi will be producing and starring in a film titled Iti which will be directed by Vishal Mishra. Everyone was waiting to know which actress will be roped in to play the female lead in the movie. Well now, according…

Kriti Sanon wraps up Maddock Films’ Bhediya

By: Mohnish Singh Kriti Sanon has finished shooting for her portion in Maddock Films’ upcoming production offering, Bhediya. The horror-comedy film, which went before cameras in February, also stars Varun Dhawan in the lead role. Sanon on Monday posted a heart-warming message for her co-star Varun Dhawan as she wrapped…

Varun Dhawan’s Bhediya nears completion

By: Mohnish Singh Starring Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon in lead roles, Maddock Films’ next Bhediya is nearing completion. The horror-comedy film, which went before cameras in mid-February in Arunachal Pradesh, is on its final leg of shoot. A source close to the development informs a publication that Dhawan will…

My top 10 musical moments – Shweta Subram

ACCLAIMED Indo-Canadian singer Shweta Subram has delivered hit songs in diverse genres and languages along with performing globally. The voice behind viral Tik Tok track Jalebi Baby most recently released her own version of the classic Bollywood song Jab Koi Baat Bigad Jaye from the movie Jurm, in a duet…

Salman Khan refuses to take remuneration for cameo in Shah…

By: Mohnish Singh It is no secret that Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has a heart of gold. From helping his industry friends in their career to donating millions through his foundation Being Human to writing large checks for various other charitable works, stories of his generosity and magnanimity keep hitting…

Here’s why the shoot of Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan has…

By: Mohnish Singh Reports were doing the rounds earlier today that superstar Shah Rukh Khan had gone into quarantine after some crew members from the sets of his much-awaited film Pathan tested positive for Covid-19. But if fresh reports are to be believed, there is no truth to the news.…

Deepika Padukone to join the next schedule of Pathan next…

By: Mohnish Singh Deepika Padukone, who was last seen in Chhapaak (2020), will join superstar Shah Rukh Khan on the sets of Yash Raj Films’ much-awaited action-thriller Pathan next week, as per reports. Director Siddharth Anand is currently filming some important scenes with SRK and John Abraham in Mumbai. An…

Deepika Padukone welcomes Amitabh Bachchan on the cast of The…

By: Mohnish Singh Actors Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan, who won millions of hearts with their endearing performance in Shoojit Sircar’s Piku (2015), are set to reteam after a long gap of six years. On Monday, Padukone welcomed the legendary actor on the cast of her forthcoming film The Intern.…

Taapsee Pannu kick-starts her next Shabaash Mithu

By: Mohnish Singh Actress Taapsee Pannu, who recently received her first Filmfare Award for her power-packed performance in Anubhav Sinha’s critically and commercially successful social-drama film Thappad (2020), has started shooting for her next Shabaash Mithu. For the uninitiated, Shabaash Mithu is a sports biopic based on the inspirational life…

Ritesh Sidhwani on the possibility of Shah Rukh Khan’s Don…

By: Mohnish Singh Starring superstar Shah Rukh Khan in the titular role, Don is one of the most successful film franchises that Bollywood has produced over the years. The series has seen the release of two successful installments – Don (2006) and Don 2 (2011) – so far and both…

Ritesh Sidhwani confirms Javed Akhtar writing his comeback film for…

By: Mohnish Singh A couple of weeks ago, we reported that renowned writer Javed Akhtar was set to make his comeback with a new project which Excel Entertainment, led by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, was set to produce. Akhtar last wrote Don (2006), which had Shah Rukh Khan and…

Trailer of R Madhavan starrer Rocketry is interesting; Shah Rukh…

By Murtuza Iqbal R Madhavan has proved his mettle as an actor, and now, he is all set to make his debut as a director with the film Rocketry. It is a biopic on Nambi Narayanan, a former scientist and aerospace engineer of the Indian Space Research Organisation. Madhavan plays…

Shah Rukh Khan on shooting with Salman Khan

By Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan were last seen together on the big screen in Zero. Salman had a special song in the SRK starrer. Now, the two will next be seen on the big screen together in YRF’s Pathan. Shah Rukh Khan plays the titular role…

Taapsee Pannu approached for a biopic on tennis player Sania…

By: Mohnish Singh Taapsee Pannu, who has just won her first Filmfare award for Thappad (2020), is one of the busiest actresses working in Indian cinema. At any given point in time, she has about six projects in multiple Indian languages. And she juggles each one effortlessly and with organisation.…

Alia Bhatt resumes filming Gangubai Kathiawadi

By: Mohnish Singh Filming on the much-anticipated Hind film Gangubai Kathiawadi has resumed after the production was shut down due to director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s bout with Coronavirus. The filmmaker, who contracted the virus a couple of days ago, has now tested negative for the same. He, along with actress…

Mouni Roy on working with Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt…

By: Mohnish Singh Dharma Productions’ Brahmastra may have been taking a long time in production but it still remains one of the most awaited films coming from the stable of Bollywood. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Amitabh Bachchan in principal roles, the big-ticket fantasy drama has been creating quite…

Deepika Padukone and Prabhas’ untitled film to release in English…

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Deepika Padukone and Prabhas’ untitled next film will also release in English, apart from Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and other popular Indian languages. Nag Ashwin is directing the high-profile project which is rumoured to be an apocalyptic film, set in the futuristic timeline. Sharing more…

Amaal Mallik: I would love to do anything musically possible…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hYaMp3GYfwg By Murtuza Iqbal Amaal Mallik is currently busy garnering praises for his songs in Saina. Two songs from the film titled Parinda and Main Hoon Na Tere Saath have been released, and both of them have received a great response. We recently interacted with Amaal and asked him some…

Top 10 Rani Mukerji movies

POPULAR Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji turns a year older this week and will celebrate her 43rd birthday on March 21. The award-winning star has entertained audiences globally since she was a teenager in a wide array of big-screen entertainers. So, the perfect way to celebrate her life and powerful performances…

Deepika Padukone ropes in Amit Sharma to direct the remake…

By: Mohnish Singh Deepika Padukone, who was last seen in Chhapaak (2020), currently has some exciting projects in her pocket. She is presently shooting for Yash Raj Films’ action thriller Pathan, co-starring Shah Rukh Khan, and John Abraham. The actress had joined the sets of Pathan after completing Dharma Productions’…

Javed Akhtar gears up to make comeback as a writer

By: Mohnish Singh Well-known Hindi film writer Javed Akhtar, whose credits include several classics, is gearing up to make his comeback as a writer after a long gap of 15 years. He last wrote Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Don (2006), which his son Farhan Akhtar directed and produced under the banner…

Taapsee Pannu reacts to IT raids at her property, says…

By Murtuza Iqbal On 3rd March 2021, the Income Tax department raided Taapsee Pannu and Anurag Kashyap’s property in Mumbai. Both the celebs had not yet given any statement on the same, but today, Taapsee took to Twitter to write about the IT raids. In a series of tweets, she…

Team Pathan decides against the UAE schedule with Salman Khan…

By: Mohnish Singh There was great buzz about Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan coming together to film the climax of Yash Raj Films’ hotly anticipated action spectacle Pathan in the UAE. But if fresh reports are to be believed, the makers have decided against jetting off to the UAE…

Farhan Akhtar to direct Alia Bhatt in his next?

By Murtuza Iqbal Farhan Akhtar’s last directorial was the 2011 release Don 2 which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. Now, after a decade Farhan has planned to don the director’s hat, and reportedly, he will be directing Alia Bhatt in the film. According to…

Brahmastra: Alia Bhatt shares a glimpse from the sets, says…

By Murtuza Iqbal Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, and Alia Bhatt starrer Brahmastra has been in the making for the past many years. The movie was slated to release in 2019, later it was postponed to summer 2020, and finally, makers decided to release it in December 2020. However, due to…

Fifty years of Anand: Making of a film that continues…

HOW A FRIENDSHIP LED HRISHIKESH MUKHERJEE TO MAKE A CLASSIC by ASJAD NAZIR ON MARCH 12, 1971 an unknown young man went to fill his car with petrol in the morning and was lost in the crowd. Later that day when he returned to the same Mumbai petrol station, those…

Aamir Khan shelves his magnum-opus Mahabharat?

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, superstar Aamir Khan has decided to shelve his much-talked-about project Mahabharat which he had planned as a streaming show. The actor has taken the decision as he finds himself unable to devote two years to the demanding project. A source in the know informs…

Alia Bhatt turns producer with her next film Darlings

By Murtuza Iqbal From the past few months, there were reports that Alia Bhatt will be seen in a Shah Rukh Khan’s production venture titled Darlings. The movie has been now officially announced, and Alia won’t be just acting in it, but she will co-produce the film with SRK. Last…

Salman, Katrina and Emraan perform pooja before Tiger 3 begins…

By: Mohnish Singh After the huge success of Ek Tha Tiger (2012) and Tiger Zinda Hai (2017), Yash Raj Films is set to take the tentpole action franchise forward with yet another installment, titled Tiger 3. While Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif return to reprise their roles from the previous…

Sridevi’s 3rd death anniversary: Janhvi Kapoor shares a note written…

By Murtuza Iqbal On 24th February 2018, veteran actress Sridevi had passed away. Her demise was a big shock for the industry and her fans. Today, it’s her third death anniversary, and Janhvi Kapoor shared a note on Instagram that her mother had written for her. The note read, “I…

Shah Rukh Khan’s action thriller Pathan pushed back 2022?

With Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh and Ranbir Kapoor’s much-delayed films locking dates for their theatrical release in 2021, it seems Shah Rukh Khan will not grace the silver screen this year with his hotly anticipated film Pathan. Khan was last seen in his home production Zero (2018) alongside Katrina Kaif…

R Madhavan honoured with Doctor of Letters for his contribution…

By Murtuza Iqbal Actor R Madhavan has been in the industry for more than two decades. He started his career with the small screen and later featured in Tamil and Hindi movies. Recently, the actor was honoured with Doctor of Letters by DY Patil Education Society, Kolhapur, for his contribution…

DIGANGANA SURYAVANSHI IS READY TO SHOW HER WILD SIDE

by Asjad Nazir  SHE may be only 23, but naturally gifted actress Digangana Suryavanshi has carved out an impressive career that started off at the age of seven and has resulted in a huge number of winning performances. After having big success on television, she made a remarkable double leap…

Pathan: Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, John Abraham, and Deepika…

By Murtuza Iqbal The shooting of YRF’s Pathan starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham kickstarted in November 2020. The makers have not yet announced the movie officially, but the shooting is going on in full swing. There have been reports that a schedule of the movie will…

Nagarjuna wraps up the shooting of Brahmastra

By Murtuza Iqbal Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra has been in the making for the past many years. The film stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna, and Mouni Roy, and today, Nagarjuna has wrapped up the shooting of the film. The South star took to Twitter to inform his fans…

Shah Rukh Khan’s production venture Darlings starring Alia Bhatt to…

By Murtuza Iqbal From the past few months, there have been reports that Alia Bhatt will be seen in Shah Rukh Khan’s production venture titled Darlings which will also stars Shefali Shah, Vijay Verma, and Roshan Mathew. Now, according to a report in Pinkvilla, the movie is slated to go…

Valentine’s Day special: 5 romantic films that you can binge…

By Murtuza Iqbal It’s Valentine’s Day today, and mostly every year a Bollywood film releases during this time. However, this year, we don’t have any movie releasing during the Valentine’s Day weekend. But well, it’s a day to spend with your special one, and that’s why we have decided to…

Alia Bhatt to sing the Hindi version of a song…

By Murtuza Iqbal Alia Bhatt has some really projects lined-up, and one of them is SS Rajamouli’s pan-India film RRR. The actress started shooting for the movie in December last year, and it is said that she will be seen in an extended cameo in the film. Now, according to…

Shah Rukh Khan: Find celebrating ‘X’ number of years of…

By Murtuza Iqbal It has become a trend now that every year filmmakers, actors, and actresses post on their film’s anniversary and thank their fans for the love they have given the movie. Sometimes they also share an interesting fact about the film that their fans would not know. However,…

Malvi Malhotra’s road to recovery

  HOW THE ACTRESS HAS REBUILT HER LIFE AFTER A KNIFE ATTACK By Asjad Nazir IN 2020, young Indian actress Malvi Malhotra al­most had a promising career cut short after a producer allegedly stabbed her multiple times when she rejected his advances. The rising star from Himachal Pradesh, who has…

Abhishek Bachchan starrer Bob Biswas to release in Summer this…

By Murtuza Iqbal Abhishek Bachchan has some interesting films lined-up and one of them is Bob Biswas. The movie is produced by Shah Rukh Khan and directed by Diya Annapurna Ghosh, it also stars Chitrangada Singh. The makers have not yet announced the release date of the film, but according…

Propose Day 2021: From DDLJ to Jaane Tu Ya Jaane…

By Murtuza Iqbal Valentine’s Day is celebrated on 14th February every year. But, before Valentine’s Day, there are some other days that are celebrated within the week, like Propose Day, Teddy Day, Rose Day, Kiss Day, Hug Day and others. Today, it’s Propose Day, so let’s look at the list…

Kartik Aaryan’s Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 to resume production in November

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Kartik Aaryan’s much-awaited film Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 has suffered yet another setback. While almost all projects which came to a halt due to the sudden outbreak of the pandemic resumed production in mid-2020, T-Series Films and Cine1 Studios’ horror-comedy is yet to begin production.…

Romantic Bollywood movies to watch on Valentine’s Day

FEEL-GOOD HINDI FILMS FOR THE DAY OF LOVE AND WHAT THEY TAUGHT US by ASJAD NAZIR WITH lockdown not ending anytime soon, most people will be spending Valentine’s Day on February 14 indoors this year and a great pick-me-up during this difficult time is a nice romantic movie. Bollywood being…

Why Tassnim Sheikh likes to go bad on the small…

THE TV STAR ON HER TERRIFIC VILLAINOUS TURNS, LATEST SUCCESS AND BIG DREAM by ASJAD NAZIR A THRIVING 23-year career has seen Tassnim Sheikh light up Indian television with powerful performances in successful serials that include all-time classics such as Kkusum, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan,…

Salman Khan to jet off to UAE to join SRK…

By: Mohnish Singh Though the makers are yet to announce it officially, Pathan has already become one of the most-awaited films of 2021. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the upcoming action thriller will mark superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s return to the big screen after his 2018 dud Zero. Besides, the high-profile…

Shah Rukh Khan reconsidering headlining Bhansali’s Inshallah?

By: Mohnish Singh Inshallah was an ambitious project for celebrated filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, which he announced with Salman Khan and Alia Bhatt in leads. The romantic drama was set to get off the ground in 2019, but the sudden exit of Khan from it led Bhansali to shelve the…

John Abraham wraps up his next Satyameva Jayate 2

By: Mohnish Singh Bollywood star John Abraham recently wrapped up the shoot of his next film Satyamev Jayate 2, which is a Milap Zaveri directorial. As the title aptly suggests, the film is a sequel to his 2018 vigilant action film Satyamev Jayate which turned out to be an instant…

Sanya Malhotra’s Pagglait set to stream on Netflix

By: Mohnish Singh In 2020, Sanya Malhotra was seen in two films – Shakuntala Devi and Ludo – which had their premiere on leading streaming media platforms. While Anu Menon’s Shakuntala Devi released on Amazon Prime Video, Anurag Basu’s Ludo streamed on Netflix. Both films were declared successful and the…

Exclusive: “I wanted to be an actor for as long…

By: Mohnish Singh Creating your own space in a world as competitive as Bollywood is not an easy task. Thousands of aspiring actors throng the city of Mumbai every day with dreams of making it big in films, but not everyone succeeds. The beginning in showbiz was not rosy for…

Prabhas to join forces with War director Siddharth Anand for…

By: Mohnish Singh Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017) star Prabhas is currently neck-deep in work. Not only he is busy wrapping up the final schedule of his much-awaited multi-lingual film Radhe Shyam opposite Pooja Hegde, but he is also gearing up to join sets of his…

Katrina Kaif to star opposite Kartik Aaryan in Shah Rukh…

By Murtuza Iqbal A few days ago, there were reports that Kartik Aaryan will be seen in a movie produced by Shah Rukh Khan and directed by Ajay Bahl. Now, according to a report in Bollywood Hungama, Katrina Kaif has been approached to star opposite Kartik in the movie. A…

Coming soon: 40 exciting Bollywood films

FROM BIG BIOPICS AND REMAKES TO HUGE ACTION BLOCKBUSTERS, A LOOK AHEAD TO HOTLY ANTICIPATED HINDI CINEMA RELEASES AND WHAT TO EXPECT by ASJAD NAZIR THE Covid-19 pandemic may have halted Bollywood badly, but that isn’t stopping the most prolific film industry from powering ahead with more productions. With a…

Taapsee Pannu starts training for Shabaash Mithu

By Murtuza Iqbal Recently, Taapsee Pannu wrapped up the shooting of Rashmi Rocket, and she is now all set to start the last schedule of Looop Lapeta, and in between that the actress has started training for Shabaash Mithu. Taapsee took to Twitter to share a picture from her training…

Kartik Aaryan to star in Shah Rukh Khan’s production venture?

By Murtuza Iqbal Kartik Aaryan has films like Dhamaka, Dostana 2, and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 in his kitty. There were reports that before he resumes the shooting of Dostana 2 and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, the actor is looking for a film that would get wrapped up in a few weeks.…

Nag Ashwin promises to share two major updates on his…

By: Mohnish Singh Telugu filmmaker Nag Ashwin on Saturday sent the internet into tizzy after he promised on social media that two major updates on his forthcoming film with Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017) star Prabhas will be out on January 29 and February 26. Right…

Taapsee Pannu on 6 years of Baby: 7 minutes that…

By Murtuza Iqbal  Taapsee Pannu made her Bollywood debut with Chashme Baddoor, but it was her performance in Baby that gave her recognition in the Hindi film industry. It wasn’t a big role, but with just a few scenes, Taapsee had left a mark. Today, Baby completes six years of…

Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon to kick-start Amar Kaushik’s Bhediya…

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon will start shooting for their next film Bhediya at the start of February in Arunachal Pradesh. Filmmaker Amar Kaushik, who tasted huge success with his debut film Stree (2018) and followed it up with Bala (2019), will direct the…

YRF drawing up a special showreel to mark 50th anniversary?

By: Mohnish Singh No one can deny the fact that Yash Raj Films is one of the biggest production houses in India, which has been entertaining audiences for decades. The prestigious banner, instituted by the legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra in 1970, has multiple successful titles to its credit, including Chandni…

Salman Khan’s Tiger 3 to get off the ground in…

By: Mohnish Singh Salman Khan may not have any release in 2020, but the superstar is set to grace the silver screen twice in 2021. On Tuesday, Khan confirmed that his most-awaited film Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai, which was originally scheduled for a theatrical release on Eid 2020, will…

Deepika Padukone confirms starring alongside Shah Rukh Khan in Pathan

By: Mohnish Singh Putting all speculations at rest, Deepika Padukone has confirmed starring alongside Shah Rukh Khan in much-talked-about action flick Pathan. The film marks the onscreen reunion of the duo after a huge gap of seven years. The two were last seen together in Farah Khan’s Happy New Year…

Tendulkar leads tributes to ‘stellar’ Indian cricketers

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli led tributes Tuesday to India's cricketers after their stunning fourth Test and away series win over Australia. Tendulkar described it as "one of the greatest series wins" after a fearless Rishabh Pant helped the injury-plagued visitors hand Australia their first defeat at Brisbane's…

Bollywood celebs hail Team India’s victory in IND vs AUS…

By Murtuza Iqbal India vs Australia Border-Gavaskar series was going on, and today, Team India has won the series. The match was being played at the Gabba, and this victory has surely made every Indian proud. It’s a celebration time for all the Indians and many Bollywood celebs took to…

Hit jodis that we will get to see on the…

By Murtuza Iqbal In 2020, we were supposed to watch many hit jodis on the big screen again. But, the pandemic played the spoilsport and that didn’t happen. Now, most of the movies have been postponed to 2021. So, here’s a list of hit jodis that we will get to…

Taapsee Pannu on reports of starring opposite Shah Rukh Khan…

By Murtuza Iqbal After a long gap, last year, Shah Rukh Khan finally started the shooting of his next film Pathan which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. The movie is produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Siddharth Anand. While the shooting of the film has kickstarted, YRF…

Vishal-Shekhar to compose music for Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathan

By Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathan is undoubtedly one of the most awaited films of the year. The movie will mark the actor’s comeback on the big screen after a gap of three years. Pathan is produced by YRF and directed by Siddharth Anand. Both YRF and Siddharth’s…

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone team up for Siddharth Anand’s…

By Murtuza Iqbal Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone are two of the biggest superstars of Bollywood. Till now, we haven’t seen them on the big screen together, but now, the two actors have teamed up for a movie titled Fighter which will be directed by Siddharth Anand. The movie was…

Varun Dhawan joins forces with Salman Khan for a special…

By: Mohnish Singh Nobody can deny the fact that Salman Khan and Varun Dhawan are mass entertainers. Both actors are known for taking up films that entertain the whole family rather than a niche audience. Khan and Dhawan are very fond of each other in real life and we have…

Top 10 most awaited films of 2021

By Murtuza Iqbal In 2020, many movies were slated to hit the big screens, but due to lockdown that didn’t happen. Most of the films that were scheduled to release last year have been postponed to this year. So, today, let’s look at the list of top 10 most awaited…

Shah Rukh Khan wishes his fans Happy New Year, says…

By Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan has been away from the big screen for more than two years. His last release was Zero which had hit the big screens in 2018. Well, today, to wish his fans Happy New Year, Shah Rukh Khan posted a funny video and in the…

Filmmaker Aanand L Rai tests positive for Covid-19

By Murtuza Iqbal Filmmaker Aanand L Rai, who was busy with the shooting of Atrangi Re, has been tested positive for Covid-19. The director took to Twitter to inform everyone about it. He posted, “I have tested covid positive today.Just  wanted to inform everyone that I don’t feel any symptoms…

Salman Khan & Katrina Kaif to kick-start Tiger 3 shoot…

By: Mohnish Singh While the audience is still skeptical about returning to theatres in droves, Bollywood is busy announcing a string of high-profile films for them, hoping things will gain normalcy soon. If reports are to be believed, Yash Raj Films too has planned a number of big-ticket projects which…

Big Bollywood revelations of the year

HOPES, STUNNING SECRETS AND INTERESTING FACTS WE LEARNED ABOUT 50 HINDI CINEMA STARS IN 2020 by ASJAD NAZIR 2020 may have cut the wings of Bollywood, but there were still plenty of revelations that flew across the cinematic sky, which enabled us to learn more about the film fraternity. Eastern…

Hrithik Roshan’s cameo in Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan?

Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan will be returning to the big screen after a gap of three years with YRF’s Pathan and looks like Aditya Chopra is leaving no stone unturned to make it one of the biggest films of YRF and SRK. There were reports that Salman Khan will be…

Taapsee Pannu’s journey of becoming a sprinter in Rashmi Rocket…

Murtuza Iqbal Taapsee Pannu will be seen playing the role of a sprinter in Rashmi Rocket. The actress started shooting for the film last month and has been sharing pictures from the sets and her workout sessions. To portray the character of an athlete the actress had to undergo a…

Dimple Kapadia to play a RAW officer in Pathan?

Murtuza Iqbal There reports that Dimple Kapadia will be seen playing a pivotal role in Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathan. And now, according to a report in Mid-day, the actress has started shooting for the film, and she plays the role of a Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) officer in…

Kartik Aaryan spills beans on his next Dhamaka

By: Mohnish Singh Last seen in Love Aaj Kal (2020) alongside Sara Ali Khan, Kartik Aaryan has just started shooting for his next film Dhamaka. To be directed by Ram Madhvani, Dhamaka is a thriller. Aaryan, who has mostly starred in romantic movies, is stepping into the thriller zone for…

Salman Khan to shoot for his cameo in Pathan next…

By: Mohnish Singh Film enthusiasts are looking forward to Yash Raj Films’ Pathan for a variety of reasons. Firstly, the action entertainer marks the comeback of superstar Shah Rukh Khan after a gap of more than two years. Secondly, it reunites him with Deepika Padukone after Happy New Year (2015).…

19 years of Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham: Lesser known facts…

Murtuza Iqbal Karan Johar’s directorial Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham starred Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Kajol, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, and Rani Mukerji (cameo). Today, the film completes 19 years of the release, so let’s look at the list of some lesser-known facts about K3G… Waheeda Rehman…

Karan Johar on 19 years of Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham:…

Murtuza Iqbal In 2001, Karan Johar directed a multi-starrer titled Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham which starred Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Kajol, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, and Rani Mukerji (cameo). The film was a blockbuster at the box office, and today, K3G completes 19 years of its…

Shah Rukh Khan’s first look from Pathan to be unveiled…

Murtuza Iqbal A few weeks ago, Shah Rukh Khan kickstarted the shooting of Siddharth Anand’s Pathan. The movie is produced by Yash Raj Films, but the makers have not yet announced it officially. Well, we haven’t even got a glimpse of the actor shooting for the film. Now, according to…

Unstoppable Akshit Sukhija is one to watch

POPULAR ACTOR ON HIS WHIRLWIND JOURNEY, FUTURE HOPES AND CONTRACTING COVID-19 by ASJAD NAZIR A NEW wave of young talent is set to make 2021 exciting and one to look out for is rising Indian TV star Akshit Sukhija. The rising Indian star has gone from modelling in Delhi as…

Sting in the Serpent Sobhraj’s tale

By Amit Roy BRITISH ASIAN actor Alyy Khan, who has had a rich and varied acting career encompassing Pakistan, India and Britain, has spoken exclusively to East­ern Eye about playing a Delhi police officer who “has two run-ins” with se­rial killer Charles Sobhraj in the BBC-Netflix co-production of The Serpent.…

Salman Khan has quietly started shooting for Antim

Murtuza Iqbal Salman Khan is one actor who always announces about his movies when it goes on the floors. He also gives a small glimpse from the sets of the film. However, for his next movie Antim, the actor has taken a different route. According to a report in Mumbai…

Hrithik Roshan to reteam with WAR director Siddharth Anand for…

By: Mohnish Singh Rumours about Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan joining forces with filmmaker Siddharth Anand once again after the earth-shattering success of WAR (2020) have been doing the rounds for quite some time now. Everything related to the project was being kept under wraps up till now, but finally, details…

MDH founder and ‘spice king’ Dharampal Gulati, 97, dies

DHARAMPAL GULATI, a former refugee who became India's 'Spice King' running an empire whose ready-to-use blends transformed kitchens around the country, has died at 97, his firm said. The fifth-grade school dropout spawned dozens of internet memes thanks to his swaggering presence in advertisements for his Delhi-based Mahashian Di Hatti…

Dimple Kapadia joins Shah Rukh Khan on the cast of…

By: Mohnish Singh Though the makers are yet to announce it officially, Pathan has already become one of the most-awaited films of 2021. There are various reasons for it being so hugely anticipated film by film enthusiasts. Firstly, it marks the return of Shah Rukh Khan to the silver screen…

Bollywood’s age-old problem of casting refuses to go away

MALE STARS CHOOSING INAPPROPRIATELY YOUNG LEADING LADIES IN FILMS IS PREMATURELY PUSHING OLDER A-LIST ACTRESSES ASIDE by ASJAD NAZIR PERFECT example of Bollywood ageism towards female actresses is 53-year-old Akshay Kumar romancing 28-year-old Kiara Advani in recent Diwali film release Laxmii. Other films Akshay Kumar has on the way include…

Shah Rukh Khan’s IPL team buys into US Major League…

The Indian Premier League's Kolkata Knight Riders, co-owned by Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, have become a key partner in the bid to launch Major League Cricket in the United States, the team said on Tuesday (1). The two-time IPL champions have signed on for a "long-term strategic partnership (that)…

17 Years of Kal Ho Naa Ho: Lesser known facts…

Murtuza Iqbal Nikkhil Advani’s Kal Ho Naa Ho released on 28th November 2003. The film starring Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, and Saif Ali Khan completes 17 years of its release today. So, today, let’s look at the list of lesser-known facts about the movie… Kareena Kapoor Khan was the…

India football stronghold mourns ‘Our God’ Diego

Even in the land of cricket, Diego Maradona's death came as such a shock that one Indian state declared two days of official mourning and fans flocked to a hotel room where the football deity once slept. The Argentine footballer, who died on Wednesday (25) at the age of 60,…

SRK & Salman Khan to join Hrithik Roshan as agents…

By: Mohnish Singh After not headlining any film since the debacle of his home production Zero in 2018, Shah Rukh Khan recently started shooting for his upcoming project Pathan. Though the makers are yet to announce the film officially, buzz has it that Khan is playing an agent in the…

4 Years of Dear Zindagi: Dialogues from the Alia Bhatt…

Murtuza Iqbal Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful films made in Bollywood. It was very relatable, and Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan gave fantastic performances in it. While there are many things we love about Dear Zindagi, one thing that impressed us a lot…

Abhimanyu Dassani and Sanya Malhotra to star in Netflix’s Meenakshi…

Murtuza Iqbal Karan Johar’s digital company Dharmatic has produced Guilty which starred Kiara Advani and Gurfateh Pirzada in the lead roles. The film was premiered on Netflix earlier this year, and today, Dharmatic has announced their new project which will also premiere on Netflix. Titled Meenakshi Sundareshwar, the film stars…

Deepika Padukone to play an agent in Pathan?

Murtuza Iqbal A few days ago, it was reported that Shah Rukh Khan has started shooting for Siddharth Anand’s Pathan at YRF Studios. The movie also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham, and yesterday, there were reports that the former has joined SRK on the sets of the film. Now,…

Deepika Padukone kicks-off her next Pathan in Mumbai

By: Mohnish Singh According to reports, Deepika Padukone has started shooting for her forthcoming film Pathan. To be helmed by Siddharth Anand, the film reunites the award-winning actress with superstar Shah Rukh Khan after a long gap of six years. The duo was last seen together onscreen in Farah Khan’s…

Vicky Kaushal quietly starts shooting for his film with Vijay…

By: Mohnish Singh Rising Bollywood star Vicky Kaushal, who was last seen in Dharma Productions’ horror flick Bhoot – Part One: The Haunted Ship (2020), has started shooting for his next film in Mumbai. The project in question is still untitled and co-stars Manushi Chhillar as the female lead. Director…

Salman Khan tests negative for Covid-19, will shoot for Bigg…

Murtuza Iqbal Yesterday, it was reported that Salman Khan’s driver and two staff members have been tested positive for Covid-19, and the actor and his family members have isolated themselves. Now, according to a report in Mumbai Mirror, Salman and his family members have tested negative, and the actor will…

Here’s how one can get a chance to stay at…

Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan is from Delhi, India and he has a house there which has been now redesigned by his wife, Gauri Khan. The house is located in the neighbourhood of Panchsheel Park in South Delhi, and now, one can get a chance to stay at their house…

Shah Rukh Khan starts shooting for Pathan?

Murtuza Iqbal YRF and Shah Rukh Khan have not yet officially announced any collaboration. However, there have been strong reports that SRK will be seen in YRF’s next Pathan which will be directed by Siddharth Anand. While we all are waiting for an official announcement about the film, recent reports…

Aamir Khan is all praises for Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari

Murtuza Iqbal Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari is the first new Bollywood film to get a release in theatres after the eight months of lockdown. The movie starring Manoj Bajpayee, Diljit Dosanjh, and Fatima Sana Shaikh has received decent reviews, and recently Aamir Khan watched the film at a theatre in…

Kartik Aaryan to play a journalist in Ram Madhvani’s next?

Murtuza Iqbal Last month there were reports that Kartik Aaryan will be teaming up with Neerja director Ram Madhvani for a film and the shooting for the same will kickstart in December. However, the makers have not yet officially announced the project. Now, according to a report in the entertainment…

Rajkummar Rao and Nushrratt Bharuccha recreate an iconic scene of…

Murtuza Iqbal We can’t forget the scene from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in which Simran (Kajol) comes running towards Raj (Shah Rukh Khan) and hugs him in a mustard farm. Well, actors Rajkummar Rao and Nushrratt Bharuccha recreated that scene when they were shooting for Chhalaang. Nushrratt took to Instagram…

SRK to appear as Pathan in Salman Khan’s Tiger 3?

By: Mohnish Singh A couple of days ago, we had informed our readers that Salman Khan was set to make a special appearance in Shah Rukh Khan's next film Pathan. Now, the news is coming in that Shah Rukh Khan, too, will be returning the favour by appearing in Salman…

Kartik Aaryan in talks with Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies…

By: Mohnish Singh Shah Rukh Khan may have not starred in any film after the debacle of his ambitious romantic-comedy-drama Zero (2018), but he has been quite busy on the production front over the past two years, bankrolling one project after the other under his production house, Red Chillies Entertainment.…

Farhan Akhtar reacts to Don 3 rumours

By: Mohnish Singh Toplined by superstar Shah Rukh Khan, Don is one of the most successful film franchises Bollywood has ever produced. Don (2006) and Don 2 (2011) both were huge money-spinners at the box-office, and rumours about Don 3 keep surfacing in the media every now and then. Director…

8 years of Jab Tak Hai Jaan: Dialogues from the…

Murtuza Iqbal Jab Tak Hai Jaan starring Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, and Anushka Sharma was surely a special film. It was the last directorial of Yash Chopra and the filmmaker passed away just a few days before the release of the movie. The film is, of course, remembered for…

16 Years of Veer-Zaara: Lesser known facts about the Shah…

Murtuza Iqbal Yash Chopra’s directorial Veer-Zaara starring Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, and Rani Mukerji completes 16 years of its release today. The movie was a blockbuster at the box office and SRK, Preity and Rani won multiple awards for their performance in the movie. Today, as Veer-Zaara completes 16…

Fun Juhi Chawla facts

BIRTHDAY SPECIAL CELEBRATING THE CAREER OF A GIFTED ACTRESS by ASJAD NAZIR THIS week Juhi Chawla turns a year older and celebrates her 53rd birthday on November 13. The beauty queen turned Bollywood star has had a remarkable career filled with memorable performances and is regarded as one of the…

Bollywood films that released after a long delay and failed…

Murtuza Iqbal Every year many films are announced and they start rolling. But sometimes, a few movies don’t get a release as per the schedule, and then there’s a delay in the release. Today, let’s look at the list of Bollywood movies that released after a long delay and failed…

Music composer and singer Anand Bhaskar: I think my voice…

Murtuza Iqbal Music composer and singer Anand Bhaskar is currently busy garnering praises for his music in the web series Mirzapur. Before composing the whole music album of the web series, Anand has done playback singing in films like Baaghi 2 (Get Ready To Fight) and Mission Mangal (Shaabaashiyaan). We…

Alia Bhatt’s RRR shoot to get delayed due to Gangubai…

Murtuza Iqbal Alia Bhatt was all set to start shooting for SS Rajamouli’s RRR this month. However, it is said that the actress’ shooting schedule for the film will be delayed due to Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi. Alia plays the titular role in the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial and…

Shah Rukh Khan to have a cameo in Aamir Khan’s…

By: Mohnish Singh Rumours were doing the rounds lately that Salman Khan was set to make a special appearance in Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film Pathan. It now seems that the Baadshah of Bollywood himself is set to do a cameo in Aamir Khan’s much-awaited film Laal Singh Chaddha. According…

13 Years of Om Shanti Om: Iconic dialogues from the…

Murtuza Iqbal Farah Khan’s Om Shanti Om starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone is surely one of the most entertaining films made in Bollywood. The movie, which marked Deepika’s debut in Bollywood, completes 13 years of its release today. The movie is remembered for a lot of reasons and…

Deepika Padukone charging a whopping amount to star in Pathan?

Murtuza Iqbal There have been strong reports that Shah Rukh Khan will be making a comeback on the big screen with Siddharth Anand’s Pathan which will be produced by Yash Raj Films (YRF). Reportedly, the movie will also star Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. A few days ago, there were…

Bobby Deol on Apne 2: Papa can’t wait to face…

Murtuza Iqbal Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, and Bobby Deol have featured together in four films, Apne, Yamla Pagla Deewana, Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, and Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se. A few days ago, there were reports that the Deols will be seen together on the big screen for the fifth time…

Shah Rukh Khan to commence work on Atlee’s next right…

By: Mohnish Singh Shah Rukh Khan, who was last seen on screen in his home production Zero (2018), is reportedly set to end his dry spell with Yash Raj Films’ Pathan. While the superstar and producer Aditya Chopra are yet to announce the high-profile project officially, we hear that it…

Salman Khan to do a cameo in Shah Rukh Khan’s…

Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan was last seen on the big screen in 2018 release Zero, and fans of the actor have been waiting to see him on the silver screen again. He is yet to officially announce his next movie, but there have been reports that the actor will…

Here’s how much John Abraham is charging for Pathan with…

By: Mohnish Singh John Abraham, who has been consistently delivering commercially successful films at the box-office, has joined forces with Yash Raj Films for a high-octane action entertainer. Titled Pathan, the upcoming film also has Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone on its impressive cast. The latest we hear that…

King Khan of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan, turns 55; B-Town…

Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most loved Bollywood actors. He has a huge fan following and is called the King Khan of Bollywood. Today, the actor celebrates his 55th birthday, and many Bollywood celebs took to social media to wish SRK. Kareena Kapoor Khan, who has…

Madhuri Dixit on 23 years of Dil To Pagal Hai:…

Murtuza Iqbal A few days ago, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge completed 25 years of its release, then Mohabbatein completed 20 years and today, Dil To Pagal Hai turns 23. The film starring Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Karisma Kapoor, and Akshay Kumar was a blockbuster at the box office and…

Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan to arrive on Diwali 2021?

By: Mohnish Singh Though Yash Raj Films’ next outing Pathan, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham, is yet to mount the shooting floor, rumours are rife that the makers are planning to lock Diwali 2021 for the theatrical release of the movie. According to reports, the action…

Vikrant Massey, Sanya Malhotra and Bobby Deol to star in…

Murtuza Iqbal Yesterday, there were reports that Vikrant Massey and Sanya Malhotra will be seen together in Shanker Raman’s next directorial. And today, the makers have officially announced the film. Titled Love Hostel, apart from Vikrant and Sanya, the movie will also star Bobby Deol, and it will be produced…

King Khan and the ultimate watchlist of his best work

SHAH RUKH 55TH BIRTHDAY SPECIAL COUNTING DOWN THE TOP 20 FILMS OF HIS CAREER by ASJAD NAZIR THIS week Bollywood’s biggest international name Shah Rukh Khan turns a year older and celebrates his 55th birthday on November 2. The cinema superstar will receive best wishes from all over the world…

Fun film facts about the ultimate lockdown song

WE MAY all be living in the time of lockdown, but in 1973, Hindi cinema delivered the ultimate song about being trapped indoors in that year’s biggest Bollywood hit film Bobby. The song Hum Tum Ek Kamre Mein Band Ho was the standout moment in the legendary film and revolved…

20 years of Mohabbatein: Lesser known facts about the Amitabh…

Murtuza Iqbal A few days ago, Aditya Chopra’s debut directorial Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge had completed 25 years, and today, the filmmaker’s second film Mohabbatein completes 20 years. The movie starred Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Uday Chopra, Shamita Shetty, Jugal Hansraj, Kim Sharma, Jimmy Sheirgill, and…

Shah Rukh Khan’s next production venture starring Arjun Kapoor tentatively…

Murtuza Iqbal Shah Rukh Khan has been away from the big screen for around two years, but the superstar has been quite active as a producer. Well, one of his upcoming production ventures stars Arjun Kapoor in the lead role and according to a report in Bollywood Hungama, the movie…

Farah Khan’s Satte Pe Satta remake shelved?

Murtuza Iqbal There were strong reports that Farah Khan is all set to remake Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini starrer Satte Pe Satta. It was said that the filmmaker had approached Hrithik Roshan to play the lead role in it, but the actor turned down the offer. Later, there were…

Fox Star Studios wants the runtime of Brahmastra to be…

Murtuza Iqbal Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra starring Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt, and Ranbir Kapoor has been in the making for more than two years. The film was slated to release last year but was postponed to Summer 2020, and then earlier this year it was announced that the film will release…

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge all set for a re-release in…

Murtuza Iqbal Aditya Chopra’s directorial debut Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol recently completed 25 years of its release. It is the longest-running Indian film, and it is still being showcased in Maratha Mandir theatre in Mumbai, India (currently shut due to the pandemic). However, now…

Delnaaz Irani: I give importance to my work and acting…

COMEDY QUEEN DELNAAZ IRANI ON HER CAREER AND COMEBACK IN CHOTI SARRDAARNI by ASJAD NAZIR POPULAR actress Delnaaz Irani doesn’t think her journey has been an easy one, but she describes it as wonderful overall and appreciates having been able to explore various mediums as a performer. The versatile performer…

SRK to kick-start the first schedule of Pathan at Yash…

By: Mohnish Singh Last seen in his home production Zero (2018), Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is set to face the camera once again, after a long gap of almost two years. According to reports, he is playing the lead role in Yash Raj Films’ unannounced project Pathan, co-starring John…

Kajol on DDLJ clocking 25 years, “People made it a…

By: Mohnish Singh Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), one of the most iconic films of Indian cinema, has clocked 25 years of its release today. Helmed by Aditya Chopra and produced by legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra under the banner of Yash Raj Films, the romantic film stars Shah Rukh Khan…

25 years of DDLJ: Lesser known facts about the Shah…

Murtuza Iqbal Aditya Chopra’s directorial debut Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol has completed 25 years of its release today. Even after 25 years, fans of SRK and Kajol love to watch the film and it has received a cult status. Today, on the film’s 25th…

14 Years of Don: Shah Rukh Khan’s fans demand Don…

Murtuza Iqbal While Shah Rukh Khan starrer Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge completes 25 years today, there’s one more film of the actor that had released on 20th October. We are talking about Don which was directed by Farhan Akhtar and also starred Priyanka Chopra in the lead role. The movie…

25 years of DDLJ: Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol turn…

Murtuza Iqbal Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol is undoubtedly one of the best romantic films made in Bollywood. The love story of Raj and Simran completes 25 years today. The Aditya Chopra’s directorial had released on 20th October 1995 and it was a super hit…

25 years of DDLJ: A bronze statue of Shah Rukh…

Murtuza Iqbal Aditya Chopra’s directorial debut Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol completes 25 years of its release on 20th October 2020. It is the longest-running Indian film and it is still being showcased at Maratha Mandir theatre in Mumbai, India (currently shut due to the…

DDLJ turns 25: Still glossy, still romantic but out of…

Packaging soft-focus romance within a rigid frame of patriarchy, the Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge love story unfolded in grassy Swiss meadows and Punjab's mustard fields 25 years ago and went on to become a cult classic that combined desi sensibilities with NRI sensitivities. The film, one of India's most successful,…

22 years of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai: Iconic dialogues from…

Murtuza Iqbal Karan Johar made his directorial debut with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai which starred Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, and Salman Khan. It is undoubtedly one of the best romantic films made in Bollywood. From music to performances, we loved everything about the movie. Today, Kuch Kuch Hota…

Deepika Padukone resumes the shooting of Shakun Batra’s next

Murtuza Iqbal In September, Deepika Padukone, Ananya Panday, and Siddhant Chaturvedi started shooting for Shakun Batra’s next in Goa, India. But, Deepika had to return to Mumbai as she was summoned by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for investigation. And now, according to a report in Mid-day, the actress recently resumed…

TV actors who made the switch to movie stardom

A RUNDOWN OF 10 SMALL SCREEN STARS WHO CARVED OUT A SUCCESSFUL CAREER IN CINEMA by ASJAD NAZIR TIME magazine recently named Ayushmann Khurrana as one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and he was the only actor from India to make it into the famous annual…

Shah Rukh Khan to kick-start shoot for Pathan by November-end

By: Mohnish Singh Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has not toplined any film in the past two years. This is the longest gap the actor has had between the release of his two films ever since bursting onto the scene with blockbuster Deewana (1992). The superstar was last seen in…

SRK to sport long hair in his next Pathan

Shah Rukh Khan, who has been ruling Bollywood for close to three decades now, has portrayed a broad variety of characters on screen. The actor has experimented with his looks in a number of movies, but the audience went crazy whenever he sported long hair to achieve a distinct look…

Ranveer Singh to reteam with Rohit Shetty to headline Angoor…

According to reports, Ranveer Singh is set to reunite with filmmaker Rohit Shetty after their superhit cop drama Simmba (2018). Buzz has it that the hit filmmaker is currently working on a script which is the official adaptation of Gulzar’s classic comedy film Angoor (1982), featuring an ensemble star cast…

Bollywood films in which the Indian Air Force played a…

Today, India is celebrating Air Force Day. Indian Air Force was officially established on 8 October 1932 which means today it is the 88th anniversary of the Indian Air Force. In Bollywood, we have seen movies where the protagonist played the role of an Air Force pilot protecting the country.…

Taapsee Pannu to news channels: Thank you guys, you held…

Indian news channels have been reporting a lot of unwanted things, and many Bollywood celebs were upset it. We won’t be wrong if we say that some news channels have become a source of entertainment for many viewers. Well now, theatres in India are all set to reopen soon with…

Mavi, Nagarkoti help Kolkata win big in IPL

Indian quicks Shivam Mavi and Kamlesh Nagarkoti on Wednesday led Kolkata Knight Riders to a big IPL win after the franchise had persisted with the bowling duo through injury layoffs since 2018. Both Mavi and Nagarkoti, who were brought by Kolkata two years ago after an eye catching performance in…

Siddharth Anand on War: The fact that we got two…

Siddharth Anand’s directorial War starring Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff completes one year of its release today. It was the highest-grossing film of 2019. Today, while talking about the movie, Siddharth said, “When we started out, the script of War was being written, I was writing it like an English…

YRF denies the reports of Yash Chopra’s biopic starring Shah…

Recently, there were reports that Aditya Chopra is keen to make a biopic on his father Yash Chopra and plans to rope in Shah Rukh Khan in it. However, YRF has shared a statement denying the reports. The statement read, “There has been a lot of speculation about Aditya Chopra…

Birthday Special: Top 10 songs of singer Shaan

Shaan is undoubtedly one of the most famous singers in Bollywood. He has been in the industry for more than two decades and has sung many chartbuster songs. Today, Shaan celebrates his 48th birthday, so let’s look at the list of top 10 songs of the singer… Tanha Dil Shaan’s…

Suhana Khan on colour discrimination: I’ve been told I’m ugly…

Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan is quite active on social media. Her posts are interesting and recently, she posted about colour discrimination. Suhana shared a beautiful picture of herself and wrote, “There's a lot going on right now and this is one of the issues we need to fix!!…

Memorable Hindi songs sung by SP Balasubrahmanyam

We got the sad news this morning that legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam has passed away. The 74-year-old was battling with COVID-19. In his career as a singer, he has recorded over 40,000 songs in various Indian languages like Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada. Well, as he is no more…

Why Yash Chopra is a Bollywood icon

THE FILMMAKER’S 20 MOST AWESOME MOMENTS by ASJAD NAZIR THIS Sunday (27) marks the day late great filmmaker Yash Chopra was born, and October 12 is his death anniversary. The prolific producer/director will be remembered on both occasions by Bollywood fans, the film fraternity and all those he influenced in…

Comedy-filled challenge of playing ‘the other woman’

RISING TV STAR SHAMIN MANNAN ON HER NEW SHOW AND FILMING DURING COVID by ASJAD NAZIR MODEL turned actress Shamin Mannan has delivered a number of winning performances on television ever since she made a star-making turn playing Bhoomi on hit drama serial Sanskaar – Dharohar Apnon Ki. For new…

Bollywood actors who have played a double role in multiple…

An actor always wants to play challenging characters on the big screen, and well playing a double role is surely not an easy task. In Bollywood, we have seen many films where the lead actor has a double role. Well, mostly all the actors at least once in their career…

Alia Bhatt in talks with Red Chillies Entertainment for a…

Alia Bhatt, who was most recently seen in Sadak 2 (2020) which premiered on Disney+ Hotstar, might sign a new film with Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment. According to reports, the talented actress has been approached by the premier production house to topline their upcoming dark-comedy, tentatively titled Darlings.…

Shah Rukh Khan to play a double role in Atlee’s…

Shah Rukh Khan was last seen on the big screen in the 2018 release Zero. His fans have been waiting to know which will be the actor’s next movie. While there have been reports of him signing multiple movies, none of them have been officially announced. It is said that…

My top 10 dance moments- Rajit Dev

  “MY CAREER as a dancer, choreographer and director of more than 15 years has gifted me many amazing moments, which I’ll never forget. It’s been an incredible rollercoaster and I’m looking forward to more interesting work. Here are 10 of the most memorable moments so far on my journey.”…

Taapsee Pannu in consideration for a social comedy

Highly versatile Taapsee Pannu, who has been consistently delivering successful films at the box-office, may soon reunite with superstar Shah Rukh Khan. The actress has previously starred in Red Chillies Entertainment’s superhit thriller Badla (2019), which also had megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the prominent role. Now, the news is coming…

YRF allots a massive budget for superhero flick with Ajay…

Yash Raj Films is known for mounting their movies on a lavish scale. Take a look at some of the most magnificent films of Indian cinema and you will find that a majority of them have been produced by the premier production house. Yash Raj Films is turning 50 on…

Taapsee Pannu all set to star opposite Shah Rukh Khan?

Taapsee Pannu is undoubtedly one of the most talented actresses we have in the industry. She is also a bankable star and has been a part of many successful films in Bollywood and in down South. She currently has many interesting projects in her kitty like Rashami Rocket, Haseen Dillruba,…

Shah Rukh Khan & John Abraham’s Pathan to roll in…

According to reports, Yash Raj Films is set to announce a series of movies on its 50th anniversary later this month. One of their forthcoming ventures includes an out-and-out action entertainer starring Shah Rukh Khan and John Abraham in lead roles. To be directed by Siddharth Anand, who last helmed…

Anushka Sharma in consideration for the lead role in Adipurush?

Ever since filmmaker Om Raut of Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior (2020) announced his next directorial offering, Adipurush, with Prabhas, everyone is curious to know who would be the leading lady opposite the Baahubali star. A couple of days ago, rumours were doing the round that National Film Award-winning actress Keerthy…

Deepika Padukone to star opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Atlee’s…

Fans of Shah Rukh Khan are eagerly waiting to know which will be his next project. While there have been strong reports of him starring YRF’s Pathan, reportedly, the actor has also given his nod to star in filmmaker Atlee’s next which is titled as Sanki. A few days ago,…

Teachers’ Day special: Bollywood films that showcased teachers in a…

In Bollywood, there are many films that have proved to be a perfect tribute to teachers. The movies have been about how teachers inspire kids. When it comes to teachers, we have a set image of them and about how they look. However, there have been many Bollywood films that…

YRF to launch an OTT platform exclusively for all its…

No one can deny the fact that OTT platforms have been making the most of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic by offering high-quality, exclusive content to consumers in the comfort of their homes. Over the past five months, several high-profile films, which were originally slated to release in theatres, have premiered…

Bobby Deol: I believe that I am starting from scratch

Bobby Deol has been in the industry for the past 25 years. He has seen a lot of ups and downs, but moviegoers have loved him in films like Gupt, Soldier, Badal, Ajnabee, Humraaz, and others. The actor is currently busy garnering praises for his performance in the web series…

Aditi Sanwal: I like to experiment

by ASJAD NAZIR WHETHER it is theatre, ad films or her last role as a warrior princess in mythological show Chandragupta Maurya, doctor turned actress Aditi Sanwal says everything she has done so far is close to her heart. She is showing that same love to her current drama serial…

Bollywood celebs who turned authors

There’s no doubt that our Bollywood celebs are multi-talented. Many of them can act, sing, produce a movie, direct, and do a lot more. But there’s one more thing that many celebs have tried their hands on and that is writing a book. So, today let’s look at the list…

YRF to produce Tiger Shroff starrer Rambo?

In 2017, Tiger Shroff had announced that he will be seen in the Hindi remake of the Hollywood film Rambo which starred Sylvester Stallone in the lead role. The movie was supposed to be directed by Siddharth Anand and was slated to release in 2018. However, it was delayed and…

Ankur’s multi-layered role

by ASJAD NAZIR ONE of the most popular and best-reviewed Indian web serials of 2020 has been Hotstar crime drama Aarya. The cast includes talented actor Ankur Bhatia, who takes on the role of the younger brother of the title character played by Sushmita Sen. His unpredictable character, Sangram Singh,…

Here’s is when Shah Rukh Khan will start shooting for…

Last seen on celluloid in Zero (2018), Shah Rukh Khan has reportedly locked a few interesting projects over the past few months. One of his upcoming films will be helmed by successful filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, who is known for delivering one blockbuster after another, including 3 Idiots (2009), PK (2014)…

John Abraham to join Shah Rukh Khan on the cast…

Speculations are rife in the tinsel town of Bollywood that superstar Shah Rukh Khan is set to end his dry spell at the box-office by joining forces with filmmaker Siddharth Anand for a film called Pathan. The latest update suggests that John Abraham has also been roped in to play…

Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar bags her second film?

Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar is on a roll. After signing her debut film, Prithviraj, opposite superstar Akshay Kumar, she has bagged her second project, an out-and-out comic-caper featuring rising Bollywood star Vicky Kaushal as the male lead. Just like Prithviraj, Yash Raj Films will produce this untitled film as…

Bobby Deol aspire to play characters with a lot of…

Last seen in blockbuster multi-starrer Housefull 4 (2019), Bobby Deol is presently awaiting the release of his next film Class of ’83. Produced by Shah Rukh Khan under his banner, Red Chillies Entertainment, the film is slated to premiere on Netflix and marks Deol’s digital debut. Class of ’83 is…

YRF to announce more than half a dozen films on…

There is humongous buzz around the upcoming birth anniversary of veteran filmmaker Yash Chopra on 27th September. Speculation is rampant in the corridors of Bollywood that the late filmmaker’s son Aditya Chopra is gearing up to announce a host of high-profile projects on the 88th birthday of his father, an…

Shah Rukh Khan to start shooting for Pathan in November…

According to reports, Shah Rukh Khan has finally signed his next film after the debacle of his last release Zero (2018). Reportedly, the superstar has joined hands with filmmaker Siddharth Anand for a film titled Pathan, wherein he will be seen portraying a massy character. Deepika Padukone has been roped…

My top 10 favourite films – Meera Deosthale

RENOWNED actress Meera Deosthale is known for her performances in popular drama serials such as Udaan and Vidya. The beautiful actress has been spending lockdown watching movies and shared her 10 favourite ones, in no particular order. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara: The 2011 Zoya Akhtar directed movie about friendship recently…

Why Ritwik Bhowmik is singing a happy tune

THE YOUNG ACTOR DISCUSSES HIS NEW MUSICAL SERIES BANDISH BANDITS by ASJAD NAZIR STREAMING site Amazon Prime has been hitting the right notes with their newly released musical series Bandish Bandits. The romantic 10-part drama starring Ritwik Bhowmik and Shreya Chaudhry revolves around two artists from contrasting musical backgrounds unexpectedly…

Ajay Devgn signs his first project with Yash Raj Films?

Ajay Devgn, who burst on to the scene with Phool Aur Kaante in 1991, has worked with almost all leading filmmakers and production houses over the years. However, he is yet to collaborate with Yash Raj Films on any film. Looks like the superstar has finally found a project which…

5 films we are excited to watch on digital platforms…

We all know that due to the pandemic, the theatres are shut from the past four months and no one knows when they will reopen. So, many filmmakers are planning to release their films on digital platforms. Last month, films like Dil Bechara (Disney+Hotstar), Shakuntala Devi (Amazon Prime Video), Lootcase…

Salman Khan opted not to star in Rakesh Sharma biopic…

A few days ago, there were reports that Farhan Akhtar has been roped in to star in Saare Jahan Se Achcha, a biopic of astronaut Rakesh Sharma. However, before Farhan, the film was offered to Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Vicky Kaushal, and Ranbir Kapoor. And now, according to a…

Shah Rukh Khan to team up with YRF for a…

Shah Rukh Khan was last seen on the big screen 2018 release Zero which failed to make a mark at the box office. The actor is yet to announce his next movie and there have been several reports about his next project. We have been hearing that he will be…

Kareena Kapoor Khan finds discussion around nepotism “completely weird”

The debate on the prevalence of nepotism in Bollywood is never-ending, but the tragic demise of Sushant Singh Rajput seems to have added oil to the fuel. Ever since the passing away of the rising star, a couple of powerful people in the upper echelon have faced heavy criticism for…

Raksha Bandhan special: Bollywood films that showcased the brother-sister bond

Today, everyone is celebrating the festival of Raksha Bandhan, a celebration of the brother-sister relationship. When we talk about brother-sister bond many Bollywood filmmakers have showcased it wonderfully in their movies. So, today, let’s look at the list of films that showcased the brother-sister bond… Bandhan When we talk about…

Bobby Deol to mark his OTT debut with Prakash Jha’s…

Bobby Deol, who was last seen in the superhit multi-starrer Housefull 4 (2019) with Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Kriti Sanon, Pooja Hegde, and Kriti Kharbanda, is the latest actor from the tinsel town of Bollywood, who is set to take a plunge into the digital world. Yes, you read that…

From Aamir Khan to Farhan Akhtar, here’s the list of…

Astronaut Rakesh Sharma’s biopic has been in the news from the past few years. The first time we heard about the film was in 2018. The biopic is tentatively titled as Saare Jahaan Se Accha and will be directed by Mahesh Mathai and produced by Ronnie Screwvala. Well, there have…

Virus rules leave Bollywood’s low-paid army stricken

India's coronavirus lockdown made little difference to Bollywood superstars but for the industry's vast army of low-paid, unskilled workers it meant unemployment, hunger and homelessness -- with no end in sight even as shoots gradually resume. Fahim Shaikh used to earn 800 rupees ($11) a day as a "spot boy"…

Siddharth Anand & Hrithik Roshan reunite for yet another actioner…

Starring Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff, and Vani Kapoor in principal roles, WAR (2019) was undoubtedly one of the most high-profile releases to come out last year. Helmed by Siddharth Anand, the action entertainer emerged as the highest-grossing film of the year gone by and catapulted Junior Roshan to the top…

Stars under the scanner for fake follower fraud

HOW BOGUS SOCIAL MEDIA BOOSTS HAVE BECOME BIG BUSINESS by ASJAD NAZIR THE legal authorities in India have finally caught up with what I pointed out in this newspaper column some years ago and are now investigating celebrities who have been paying for fake social media followers. It has been…

Team Brahmastra to work long hours to finish the project…

Dharma Productions’ upcoming fantasy drama Brahmastra has faced an inordinate delay in production. The high-profile film hit the shooting floor in February, 2018. After missing deadlines several times over the past two years, the team was looking at completing the shoot in the first half of 2020 as the movie…

Shah Rukh Khan makes the most of lockdown by having…

The nationwide lockdown in India, which came into force on March 25 in an attempt to combat the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, put a grinding halt to shooting activities of films and television shows, but this does not seem to have any bearing on Shah Rukh Khan as the…

Shah Rukh Khan to team up with Siddharth Anand first…

It has been more than one and a half years since Shah Rukh Khan’s last film Zero (2018) hit the marquee. The superstar has not worked in any film ever since and his fans are eagerly waiting to see him on the silver screen soon. Speculations surrounding Shah Rukh Khan’s…

Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan to reteam?

According to reports, Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan are set to join forces once again. Last seen together in Farah Khan’s Happy New Year (2014), the duo might come together to headline filmmaker Siddharth Anand’s next directorial. Anand, who last helmed War (2019) with Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff and…

Akshay Kumar to work under Maneesh Sharma’s direction in Yash…

One of the most sought-after actors in Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is set to add one more exciting title to his slate of upcoming films. It has been learned that the superstar is about to sign director Maneesh Sharma’s next directorial offering, to be bankrolled by Yash Raj Films. Buzz had…

The big nepotism debate

THERE has been a lot of talk about nepotism doing damage to acting industry outsiders and on mental health after the tragic suicide of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput. As Sushant started off on television, many small screen stars have been joining the nepotism debate. Here is what some of…

Shah Rukh Khan’s film with Rajkumar Hirani revolves around immigration?

Ever since the news emerged that Shah Rukh Khan was set to join forces with acclaimed filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani for the first time, fans have been waiting for more details on the project with bated breath. According to fresh reports, the untitled project is a light-hearted film centering on the…

Success, self-isolation and something more

TV STAR AVINASH MUKHERJEE ON LEARNING, ACTING AND LIFE IN LOCKDOWN by ASJAD NAZIR TALENTED actor Avinash Mukherjee has been impressing audiences ever since his star-making turn as a 10-year-old in hit drama serial Balika Vadhu, which still enjoys a loyal fan following and is being re-telecast during lockdown. The…

National Doctor’s Day: From Shahid Kapoor to Kareena Kapoor Khan,…

Today, India is celebrating National Doctor’s Day. This day is celebrated in the memory of the renowned medical practitioner, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy. Well, it’s a day to celebrate the profession which saves the life of many people. Well, as it is National Doctor’s Day today, let’s look at the…

Shah Rukh Khan marks 28 years in Bollywood, thanks fans

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Sunday (28) expressed gratitude to his fans for “allowing” his passion to become his long-standing profession, as he clocked 28 years in Bollywood this month. Shah Rukh, who arguably made the most successful transition from TV to the big screen, made foray into Bollywood with…

Anushka Sharma on promoting pure and raw talent through Clean…

As the never-ending debate on nepotism grabs the headlines once again in Bollywood, actor-turned-producer Anushka Sharma has clarified that her production house, Clean Slate Films, will always provide a platform to genuinely talented people. The actress says, “When I became a producer at 25, I was clear that I will…

The shameful history of racism in Bollywood

HOW HINDI CINEMA HAS DISCRIMINATED AGAINST DARK-SKINNED PEOPLE ACROSS THE DECADES AND HAD A NEGATIVE INFLUENCE ON SOCIETY by ASJAD NAZIR THE death of George Floyd at the hands of police officers in America has resulted in protests globally and also triggered a debate about racism in society. There have…

5 statements of Kangana Ranaut that clearly prove she is…

Kangana Ranaut is one actress who has always been vocal about things that are happening in the industry and also in the country. She has been opened about her political views and has always stated things about Bollywood that not many mainstream actresses would have even dared to speak. Nowadays,…

Anurag Kashyap on his rapport with Shah Rukh Khan

Making it big on your own is not easy in an industry as competitive as Bollywood, but examples abound where people came from nowhere and established themselves as a force to reckon with. Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap is certainly one of such talents.   View this post on Instagram   A…

Bollywood mourns death of young heartthrob Sushant Singh Rajput

A young Bollywood heartthrob lauded for his portrayal of cricket star MS Dhoni on the silver screen has died, Mumbai police said Sunday. "Police found Sushant Singh Rajput's body at his residence Sunday afternoon," Mumbai police spokesman Pranaya Ashok told AFP, confirming that the 34-year-old had taken his own life.…

Rani Mukerji on Chalte Chalte clocking 17 years

Rani Mukerji, who made her acting debut with Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat (1996), has delivered several blockbuster films in her storied career. One of her career’s most successful films, Chalte Chalte (2003), completes 17th years of its theatrical release today. On its 17th release anniversary, the award-winning actress reveals that…

First glimpse of Brahmastra to be out in August?

Brahmastra is surely one of the most awaited films of the year. The shooting of the film kickstarted in 2018 and it was slated to release in 2019. However, the release date was pushed to Summer 2020, and then the makers once again delayed the release. The movie is now…

New girl Nidhhi Agerwal rises up

RISING cinema star Nidhhi Agerwal has shown amazing versatility in a short space of time. The talented Indian actress made her debut with Bollywood film Munna Michael in 2017 and has since mixed up languages along with roles she has taken on. With forthcoming projects in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and…

Best Bollywood sports movies

TOP 20 HINDI FILM COUNTDOWN TO HELP YOU FORGET ABOUT CANCELLED TOURNAMENTS AND MATCHES by ASJAD NAZIR LIVE matches getting cancelled globally due to the coronavirus pandemic has left a massive void for sports fans and a big hole in TV schedules. This has been made even bigger with the…

Shah Rukh’s foundation comes to the rescue of toddler in…

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's NGO Meer Foundation has come forward to help the baby whose video of trying to awaken his dead mother at the Muzaffarpur railway sation in Bihar went viral on social media. The video last week was among the most heart-wrenching images to have emerged out of…

Top 20 classic Indian serials

A WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE TO REVISIT ICONIC SHOWS THAT HELPED SHAPE A GIANT TELEVISION INDUSTRY by ASJAD NAZIR THE Covid-19 lockdown has led to a halt in current TV serials being shot and classics are being repeated during prime time. The old serials have proven to be very popular…

5 years of Tanu Weds Manu Returns: Dialogues from the…

In 2011, Aanand L Rai directed a film titled Tanu Weds Manu which starred Kangana Ranaut and R Madhavan in the lead roles. After four years, in 2015, the makers came up with a sequel to the film titled Tanu Weds Manu Returns. The movie went on to become a…

Famous Indian web series based on books

Bollywood films like The Zoya Factor, 2 States, Half Girlfriend, 3 Idiots, Kai Po Che, Parineeta, Devdas, Aisha, 7 Khoon Maaf, and many more were based on books. But well, books have not just inspired movies on the big screen but also web series on the OTT platforms. Well, today,…

Bobby Deol’s personal and professional plans go haywire in lockdown

Bobby Deol, who was last seen in Housefull 4 (2019), was gearing up to start shooting for his debut webseries, Class of 83, when India went into complete lockdown. The actor had also planned a vacation to Maldives to celebrate the 50th birthday of his close friend. “But amid all…

Yash Raj Films puts off 50th anniversary plans due to…

According to reports, Yash Raj Films was gearing up to celebrate its 50th anniversary with much fanfare. However, the much-awaited celebration has reportedly been put on hold due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The leading production house, which has delivered some of Hindi cinema’s biggest blockbusters over the years, was…

Shah Rukh Khan hands over Damini rights to Sunny Deol

If reports are to be believed, action star Sunny Deol is keen on remaking one of his most successful films Damini (1993) with his son Karan Deol. However, he could not proceed with the project as the rights of the cult film belonged to Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.…

KKR, Multan Sultans could consider investing in the Hundred

THE heads of the Indian Premier League's Kolkata Knight Riders and Pakistan Super League's Multan Sultans have hinted about investing in the Hundred. Reacting to a recent British news story, the Kolkata Knight Riders' chief has said it would "evaluate" proposals to invest in the Hundred, which was shelved this…

My top 10 films – Vikas Sethi

HE MAY have starred in a string of successful TV serials, but talented actor Vikas Sethi is a big film fan and selected 10 big screen favourites. He said: “Love for film is an essential part of any actor’s life. But it is quite a dilemma choosing my all-time top…

VFX of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s Brahmastra to be…

Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra has been in the making from the past few years. The film stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Amitabh Bachchan in the lead roles, and after getting pushed multiple times, finally, the movie is slated to release on 4th December 2020. However, the shooting of the film…

Ranbir Kapoor’s Brahmastra encounters yet another hurdle

Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan and Mouni Roy in important roles, Dharma Productions’ adventure fantasy drama Brahmastra was originally slated to enter theatres in 2019. But the project kept facing one delay after another and is yet to make its entry into cinemas. The latest we hear that…

‘King of Bollywood’, Will Smith in star-studded India virus benefit

India's "King of Bollywood" superstar Shah Rukh Khan told jokes and sang for his adoring fans on Sunday during an almost five-hour online benefit to raise funds for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Tens of thousands of viewers watched more than 70 of the country's biggest celebrities -- including…

India gears up for mega virus concert fundraiser with Mick…

Indians geared up on Sunday (3) for a massive online concert with top local and global stars, including rock legend Mick Jagger, to raise funds for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. More than 70 of the country's biggest celebrities -- including cricket captain Virat Kohli and actor Shah Rukh…

Remembering Rishi, with a smile

by ASJAD NAZIR THE greatest cinematic dynasty in the world is the Kapoor family and they have been an integral part of Bollywood ever since the silent era. Now well into its fourth generation, the galaxy of stars from the famous family have lit up films for over 90 years…

Bollywood films to beat the lockdown blues

AN ENTERTAINING COUNTDOWN OF 40 HAPPINESS INDUCING HINDI MOVIES AND WHERE TO WATCH THEM ONLINE by ASJAD NAZIR A DAILY dose of bad news combined with the coronavirus putting many on lockdown has everyone feeling down and in need of a pick me up. One way to get a quick…

SRK, Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and other celebs to come…

From the day lockdown has been announced, Bollywood celebs are doing their best to keep their fans entertained and motivated during this difficult time. A couple of weeks ago, a song titled Muskurage India was released which features Akshay Kumar, Sidharth Malhotra, Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar, and many other Bollywood…

RIP Irrfan Khan: Top 10 performances of the actor

Irrfan Khan passed away this morning and his demise has left everyone shocked. The actor was known for his impeccable acting talent and was working in the industry for the past three decades. He started his career with small roles and later on proved his mettle as one of the…

Bollywood celebs mourn Irrfan Khan’s demise

Today, we got the sad news of Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan’s demise. The actor was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumor in 2018 and was being treated for the same. He had gone to London for the treatment but came back to India last year and shot for the film Angrezi…

Filmmakers Raj & DK commence a new format of micro-storytelling

Well-known director duo Raj & DK, who have helmed such notable films as Shor in the City (2011), Go Goa Gone (2013) and A Gentleman (2017), have come forward to lend a helping hand to aspiring filmmakers. The two will help filmmakers create stories while under quarantine. Sharing more details…

Bollywood actresses who are also successful producers

Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar and many other actors have their own production houses and nowadays they only star in films that are produced by them. But well, even our actresses are not behind. There are many Bollywood leading ladies who have their own production houses.…

Anushka Sharma works from home amid quarantine

Her videos on social media may give you an impression that Anushka Sharma is spending most of her time chilling with husband Virat Kohli amid the lockdown, but there is more to the situation than meets the eye. According to reports, the actress-turned-filmmaker is busy planning a series of projects…

Saif Ali Khan calls Shah Rukh Khan an amazing survivor

The Hindi film industry might not be in a good shape currently due to massive losses amidst the Coronavirus crisis, but nobody can deny the fact that the first quarter of 2020 turned out to be quite beneficial for Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan. The actor kicked-off 2020 with the…

Digital debut on the cards for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan?

OTT platforms are attracting established actors like never before. Over the past couple of years, we have seen several big names from Bollywood taking a plunge into the digital world. After Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Karisma Kapoor, among others, it seems the next star to make a transition…

Did Shah Rukh Khan just confirm that he is doing…

Shah Rukh Khan’s last film was 2018 release Zero. Directed by Aanand L Rai, the movie also starred Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif. Well, the film failed to make a mark at the box office and till now, SRK has not yet announced his next movie. We have been hearing…

Birthday Special: 5 songs of Mamta Kulkarni in which she…

Mamta Kulkarni is one of the most successful actresses of the 90s. She starred in some super hit films like Aashiq Awara, Waqt Hamara Hai, Krantiveer, Karan Arjun, Sabse Bada Khiladi, Baazi, Chhupa Rustam, and others. Well, in early 2000, Mamta decided to quite Bollywood, and apart from being in…

Shah Rukh Khan to be part of global event honouring…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will join artistes from around the world for a virtual event to support healthcare workers who are battling it out against the coronavirus pandemic. The actor took to Twitter on Tuesday (14) to announce his participation in the One World: Together At Home, a virtual…

Shah Rukh Khan provides 25,000 PPE kits to Maharashtra

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Monday (13) provided 25,000 PPE kits to the frontline medical staff in Maharashtra fighting to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic in the state. Rajesh Tope, minister of public health and family welfare of Maharashtra, said the actor's contribution will help the healthcare workers immensely.…

‘I’m the happiest on set’

MAKING it big in the fiercely competitive Indian film industry is tough and even more difficult for those who live overseas, but Priya Banerjee rose up to the challenge. Born and brought up in Canada, the actress has made an impressive mark in India by starring in Hindi, Tamil and…

Bollywood’s best boredom busters

THE GREATEST HINDI FILM FOR EACH OF THE PAST 50 YEARS TO REVISIT WHILE SELF-ISOLATING AT HOME by ASJAD NAZIR BEING stuck indoors due to self-isolation means there is finally time to catch up on movies. For Bollywood fans, it is an opportunity to revisit classics and connect with masterpieces…

After daughters Zoa and Shaza, now producer Karim Morani tested…

A few days ago, Shaza Morani, daughter of producer Karim Morani was tested positive for COVID-19. Then her sister and actress Zoa Morani was tested positive, and now, Karim Morani has also been tested positive for coronavirus. Karim Morani’s brother, Mohomed told a tabloid, "Yes, we have been anticipating this…

Shah Rukh Khan & Salman Khan to reteam?

Who does not want to see Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan together on celluloid? It is a deadly combination which unfailingly evokes a surge of excitement among cinephiles. But getting two of the biggest superstars of Bollywood in one film is an uphill task for any filmmaker. However, if…

Aamir Khan makes silent contribution to PM Cares Fund?

The Coronavirus outbreak, which emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan last December, has affected everyone in one way or the other. To fight the pandemic, several countries across the world have resorted to complete lockdowns, which has crippled all types of businesses as shoppers desert the street. In India…

Ranveer Singh & Deepika Padukone donate to PM-CARES fund

As the Coronavirus spreads across the length and breadth of India, dozens of celebrities are coming forward to donate money and make a major difference during the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest celebrity couple who has decided to do their part is Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone. Ranveer and Deepika have…