Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Jazz musician Ellis Marsalis Jr. dies of coronavirus at 85 ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:52:59 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Legendary jazz pianist and teacher Ellis Marsalis Jr. died at the age of 85 due to complications of coronavirus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Anushka Sharma : Everybody is unique ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:52:39 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma on Thursday conducted an interactive session with her fans. She asked her followers to share one habit which they all have developed in themselves amidst the coronavirus lockdown.

]]> <![CDATA[ How COVID-19 killed the 'Bloodshot' box office dream ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:52:09 +0530

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Vin Diesels "Bloodshot" released when movie theatres around the world were either already shut or in the process of shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic, and a producer of the superhero film says the event was a "true black swan" moment for the film.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Kriti Sanon declutters wardrobe ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:51:28 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Kriti Sanon is utilising the nationwide lockdown to declutter her wardrobe.

]]> <![CDATA[ COVID-19: Taylor Swift helps vintage record store stay afloat ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:50:50 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis and lockdown, pop superstar Taylor Swift has stepped in to pay salary and healthcare for employees at a vintage record store near her home in Nashville.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tamil film 'Mafia Chapter 1' under scanner for using pics of serial killer victims ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:05:15 +0530

Chennai, 2 April (IANS) Director Karthik Naren's Tamil film "Mafia: Chapter 1", which released earlier in February, has come under the scanner for using photos of five of the eight men who were murdered by Canadian serial killer Bruce McArthur.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vicky Kaushal's first crush was Madhuri Dixit ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:01:42 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Amid the lockdown due to the oubreak of coronavirus, actor Vicky Kaushal indulged in a chat with his fans on social media and shared that his first crush was Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit-Nene.


]]> <![CDATA[ I want Badshah to visit me and help me: 'Boroloker biti lo' creator Ratan Kahar ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:59:57 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Bengali folk artiste Ratan Kahar suddenly finds himself in the limelight as never before. It is the sort of pan-India limelight he didn't quite enjoy even at the peak of his success -- when he created the all-time Bengali folk pop hit "Boroloker biti lo" all those decades ago in 1972.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lizaa Malik works hard on diet for web series ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:57:38 +0530 Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Lizaa Malik followed different diet charts for her role in the web series "Who's Your Daddy? " ]]> <![CDATA[ 'Guilty' actress: Can't wait to go back to a film set again ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:23:31 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Akansha Ranjan Kapoor, who made her debut in the film 'Guilty' says that she belongs to a film set where all the 'magic' of storytelling happens and that is why she cannot wait to shoot again.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kartik bakes birthday cake for sister amid lockdown ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:09:29 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan celebrated together his sister Kritika Tiwari's birthday after seven years.

]]> <![CDATA[ Neha Kakkar, Salim Merchant, Armaan Malik gear up for 'sofa' gig ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:08:54 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Music artistes like Neha Kakkar, Salim Merchant and Armaan Malik have united so that their fans can enjoy live music from their sofas.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Sunny Leone comes up with online chat show ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:08:07 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Amidst the coronavirus lockdown, actress Sunny Leone on Thursday started her chat show on Instagram.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sara shares video of herself performing Odissi dance ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:11:17 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Sara Ali Khan shared a throwback video of herself performing the traditional Odissi dance.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Richa Chadha burns wooden ladle while cooking ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:09:40 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) While some actors are enjoying cooking amidst the coronavirus lockdown, actress Richa Chadha is also trying but seems caught on totally unfamiliar ground.

]]> <![CDATA[ Taapsee Pannu: Slow and steady is my mantra ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:07:47 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu says slow and steady is the mantra that has helped her get an audience and their trust.

]]> <![CDATA[ Alec Baldwin calls Donald Trump 'virus' ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:06:45 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin has tagged the US President Donald Trump as "the virus in the US" - referring to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.

]]> <![CDATA[ Dolly Parton supports COVID-19 research with $1 mn donation ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:05:20 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Singer Dolly Parton is continuing her efforts to aid in the coronavirus crisis by donating $1 million to help researchers find a cure for COVID-19.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kapil Sharma dolls up daughter Anayra for Ashthami puja ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:04:40 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Comedian and actor Kapil Sharma dolled up his newborn daughter Anyara in a lehenga and choli for Ashtami puja.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ankur Panchal, Deepali Saini, Gaurav Roopdas join 'Crime Alert' ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:03:53 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actors Ankur Panchal, Deepali Saini and Gaurav Roopdas will be part of the upcoming episodes of the crime-based show "Crime Alert".

]]> <![CDATA[ FDCI and LFW come together to battle COVID-19 crisis ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 12:22:42 +0530

New Delhi, April 2 (IANSlife) To help fight the repercussions of the nationwide lockdown in order to contain the ongoing pandemic, the fashion fraternity has come together to lend support for those most affected by it.


]]> <![CDATA[ The Hollywood nostalgia binge guide ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:39:26 +0530

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) From cinematic gems to unexplored marvels to decades-old Hollywood classics, the streaming world is full of classic Hollywood movies that are not only binge-worthy during the lockdown but also promise to leave behind a feel good nostalgia. A revisit could be worth it.


]]> <![CDATA[ Writing is 'a little box of interest' for actor Mukul Dev ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:30:17 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actor Mukul Dev is receiving a lot of praise for his performance as a terrorist mastermind in the web series "State Of Siege: 26/11". He is also the man who penned the story of the Rajkummar Rao-starrer "Omerta" that released in 2018. Mukul says he does not feel the pressure of finding a balance between the two callings, as writing is just a "passion".

]]> <![CDATA[ Sandeepa Dhar revisits the '60s in black-and-white video ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:08:17 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actress Sandeepa Dhar went down the memory lane and revisited the 1960s era on social media.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pankaj Tripathi turns writer ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:07:44 +0530

Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Actor Pankaj Tripathi has experimented with acting on different platforms. Now the quarantine time has brought out the writer in him.

]]> <![CDATA[ Chetan Hansraj: I love playing negative characters ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:07:04 +0530

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) On screens big and small, actor Chetan Hansraj has often essayed dark roles and he loves it.

]]> <![CDATA[ Age doesn't matter for Rita Ora ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:06:42 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Singer Rita Ora,29, does not like the idea of bringing age in everything.

]]> <![CDATA[ Robbie Williams hasn't seen ghosts since becoming a father ]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:06:17 +0530

Los Angeles, April 2 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams says he hasn't seen ghosts ever since he became a father.

]]> <![CDATA[ As 'Ki & Ka' turns 4, Arjun asks guys to share videos of household chores ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 21:33:12 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The Kareena Kapoor Khan-Arjun Kapoor starrer "Ki & Ka" was released four years ago on this date. Arjun played the role of a man who stays at home and looks after the household even as his ambitious wife pursues her career.

]]> <![CDATA[ AR Rahman: Not the time to cause chaos by congregating in religious places ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 21:31:01 +0530

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman on Wednesday took to social media to make an appeal to all his fans that they must listen to the government's advice and maintain self-isolation, pointing out that "this is not the time to cause chaos by congregating in religious places".

]]> <![CDATA[ George Ezra offers free music for kids' online workouts amid lockdown ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:38:41 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Popularly known for his songs like "Shotgun", "Blame it on me" and "Paradise", singer George Ezra and his mother have offered British fitness instructor Joe Wicks free use of his tracks for his online workouts for children, who are missing school due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'F.A.L.T.U' team celebrates nine years with fun virtual reunion ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:37:37 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actors Jackky Bhagnani, Riteish Deshmukh and Puja Gupta along with director Remo D'Souza celebrated nine years of their film "F.A.L.T.U" by having a virtual reunion.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tera ban jaunga' fame singer Akhil Sachdeva fulfills ailing fan's wish ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:36:46 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Despite the coronavirus lockdown, singer Akhil Sachdeva, who is best known for his songs "Sun mere humsafar" ("Badrinath Ki Dulhania") and "Tera ban jaunga" ("Kabir Singh"), has managed to spread a smile on an ailing fan's face.

]]> <![CDATA[ 3 things Karan Tacker learnt from Neeraj Pandey ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:33:55 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Celebrated television actor Karan Tacker, who made his digital debut with the web series "Special OPs", says he learnt three very important lessons from the director of the show, Neeraj Pandey.

]]> <![CDATA[ A Band of Boys release new song from home amid quarantine ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:32:00 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Members of the popular boy band "A Band of Boys" have composed, recorded and a released a song titled "Yaari" from home amid the nationwide lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Elli AvrRam cheers up spirits with cool dance video ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:31:15 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) To lighten up the mood of people amid the coronavirus pandemic, actress Elli AvrRam took to social media to share a throwback video flaunting her dancing skills.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ali Fazal, Surbhi Jyoti feature in Vishal Mishra's song 'Aaj bhi' ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:51:29 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal will be seen romancing "Qubool Hai" fame Surbhi Jyoti in a new song titled "Aaj bhi", which is sung by Vishal Mishra.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shefali Jariwala's TikTok debut on Asim Riaz's song 'Mere angne mein' ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:48:02 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress-dancer Shefali Jariwala has debuted on TikTok with a video of the song "Mere angne mein", originally picturised on her former "Bigg Boss" co-contestant Asim Riaz and actress Jacqueline Fernandez.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lindsay Lohan working on music comeback ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:47:21 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan is making a return to music after a 12-year hiatus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Demi Rose wants to be a superhero and bust coronavirus ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:46:50 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Model Demi Rose says she wishes that she was a superhero so she could kick a** of coronavirus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Malaika Arora has dished out besan ladoos ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:46:18 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress-model Malaika Arora can cook too! Those who have a sweet tooth should visit her Instagram story, to check out besan ladoos she has dished out.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ajay Devgn gives Rs 51 lakh for industry workers amid COVID-19 crisis ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:45:36 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Ajay Devgn will be donating Rs 51 lakh to Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) to aid daily wage film workers, who have been left without jobs due to the lockdown amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tarantino reveals how 'shy' Brad Pitt nailed his shirtless scene ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:43:31 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino says Brad Pitt was happy to take off his shirts for a scene in their film "Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood", although the actor is "shy" in real life.

]]> <![CDATA[ Armaan Malik: Whoever I am today is because of Bollywood music ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:28:10 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Singer Armaan Malik, who launched an English song titled "Control" last month, says he hasn't forgotten his Bollywood roots.

]]> <![CDATA[ Daniel Radcliffe amused by coronavirus Twitter hoax about him ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:27:32 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he was amused by the coronavirus hoax about him on Twitter.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sophie Turner: COVID-19 lockdown is like a prison for Joe Jonas ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:26:43 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) "Game Of Thrones" star Sophie Turner is "kind of loving" being in quarantine with pop star husband Joe Jonas.

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra to donate $100,000 to women doing their bit in health crisis ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:25:29 +0530

Priyanka Chopra to donate $100,000 to women doing their bit in health crisis

]]> <![CDATA[ Nora Fatehi: Memes don't affect me ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:24:37 +0530 Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi feels she is the "meme-queen", and says that memes dont affect her. ]]> <![CDATA[ Emma Watson is fascinated with kink culture ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:23:48 +0530 London, April 1 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson has confessed that she is fascinated with kink culture. ]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Nidhhi Agerwal turns baker ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:23:24 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Nidhhi Agerwal turned to baking cakes amid the lockdown due to the outbreak of coronavirus.