Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Singer Akhil Sachdeva has great respect for Vicky Kaushal, and says the National Award-winning Bollywood star is a self-made man.

Riteish Deshmukh talks about playing evil on-screen

Riteish Deshmukh talks about playing evil on-screen

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Actor Riteish Deshmukh surprised the audience with his evil act in the 2004 film "Ek Villain". He followed it up last year with "Marjaavaan" that presented him in a meaner role.

AR Rahman: I am politically illiterate by choice

AR Rahman: I am politically illiterate by choice

Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman feels although the world is going through a socio-political turmoil, and every second person is expressing political opinion in an aggressive manner, he chooses to channelise his energy in making music, stories and art that can bring about a positive change in the mind of the youngsters.

Sooni Taraporevala: Have shown religious harmony subtly in 'Yeh Ballet'

Sooni Taraporevala: Have shown religious harmony subtly in 'Yeh Ballet'

Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Director Sooni Taraporevala says her upcoming film "Yeh Ballet" reflects her belief of co-existence and religious harmony in a subtle manner.

Taapsee on Filmfare Awards storm: Glad my name wasn't dragged into it

Taapsee on Filmfare Awards storm: Glad my name wasn't dragged into it

Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu, who recently won the Filmfare Critics' Choice Award for Best Actor (Female), has reacted on the controversy that the awards ceremony has generated this year, over Zoya Akhtar's "Gully Boy" sweeping most of the awards.

Anya Singh: Hope whoever I'm with becomes or is my best friend

Anya Singh: Hope whoever I'm with becomes or is my best friend

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Actress Anya Singh, who is currently featuring in a web-series "Never Kiss Your Best Friend", hopes whoever she is with becomes her best friend or is her best friend and described it as a comfortable space to be in.

Lusting after Oscars won't help, US distributor might: Guneet Monga

Lusting after Oscars won't help, US distributor might: Guneet Monga

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Oscar-winning film producer Guneet Monga says that one should understand the process and be well versed with the business if they expect to be close to the final round of the much-celebrated film awards ceremony.

Bieber explains why he's in no rush to have kids

Bieber explains why he's in no rush to have kids

Los Angeles, Feb 18 (IANS) Pop star Justin Bieber and his model wife Hailey Baldwin are taking it slow to start a family.