Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Jay Bhanushali getting trained to be 'pro father' ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:06:21 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Actor Jay Bhanushali, whose daughter arrived in the world last year, is doing everything to be a "pro father".

]]> <![CDATA[ R-Day 2020: What it means to TV actors ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:05:45 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Telly actors like Jasmin Bhasin, Meera Deosthale and Paritosh Tripathi say the Republic Day, being celebrated by the nation on Sunday, holds a special place in their hearts.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kashmir finds a new narrative in Bollywood ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:04:24 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) In a couple of weeks, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopras "Shikara" will bring to the big screen the story of exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the Kashmir Valley. This aspect of Kashmirs history has never normally received Bollywoods attention, which has so far explored Kashmir only as a gorgeous backdrop for filming songs or, since around early nineties, as script material to make films about Islamic terror and cross-border violence.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jassi Gill: Musical success led to Bollywood innings ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:04:02 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Known for belting out foot-tapping Punjabi hits like "Nikle currant", "Attt Karti" and "Lamborghini" (which features in the Bollywood film "Jai Mummy Di"), singer-actor Jassi Gill has attributed his entry into Bollywood to his flourishing music career.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana, Ekta, Karan Johar, among BTown Padma Shri recipients ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:03:34 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, filmmaker Karan Johar and producer Ekta Kapoor have been honoured with the Padma Shri for their contribution in the field of performing arts. The Padma awards were announced by Government of India on the eve of Republic Day on Saturday.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Street Dancer 3D' beats Kangana's 'Panga' on day 1 at box-office ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:43:03 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoors dance flick "Street Dancer 3D" started on a good note, minting Rs 10.26 crore on opening day, while the Kangana Ranaut-starrer "Panga" managed Rs 2.7 crore on day one.

]]> <![CDATA[ Karanvir: 'The Forgotten Army' could have been my debut role ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:03:18 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Actor Karanvir Malhotra, who plays a pivotal role in Kabir Khans web series "The Forgotten Army" says that he shot for the show even before he faced the camera for his other series, "Selection Day", which released last year, so technically Khans series could have been his screen debut.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shah Rukh's Instagram video hints at new film? ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:02:37 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan has teased his fans with a new video on Instagram, which has left them confused! The superstar posted the video to celebrate three years of his film "Raees", which released on January 25, 2017, but fans are assuming that the actor might be hinting at a new film!

]]> <![CDATA[ Bigg Boss 13: Salman opens gates for Sidharth, Asim to settle scores ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:02:25 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) "Bigg Boss 13" host, superstar Salman Khan, is fed up with the usual "tu baahar milna (You meet me outside)" threats of contestants. He finally opens gates of the "Bigg Boss" house and asked contestants Sidharth Shukla and Asim Riaz to step outside and settle scores once and for all.

]]> <![CDATA[ Naseeruddin Shah's daughter beats up women employees at vet clinic ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:01:49 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Acclaimed actor Naseeruddin Shah's daughter Heeba Shah had beaten up two women employees of a veterinary clinic here.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vir Das: My New Year resolution is to scare the hell out of me ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:01:10 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Vir Das has spent over 10 years in the industry, and now wants to try "everything different". The actor-comedian says his resolution is to scare the hell out of him by exploring new arenas of showbiz.

]]> <![CDATA[ Mahesh Babu is Tollywood's 'Twitter Star' ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:00:38 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu has been named Tollywood's 'Twitter Star', and the actor says he is grateful for the constant love and appreciation from his fans.

]]> <![CDATA[ Saif on 'Tanhaji' role: Going down as one of my best ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:00:19 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan is over the moon, what with his latest release "Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior" entering the Rs 200 crore club at the box-office. He says that the role will go down as one of his best ever.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman 'saddened' by demise of 'Andaz Apna Apna' producer ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:59:53 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Bollywood superstar has mourned the death of Vinay Sinha, who produced the 1994 cult comedy flick "Andaz Apna Apna", which also features Aamir Khan, Raveena Tandon and Karisma Kapoor.

]]> <![CDATA[ Prateek Kuhad set to perform at Vh1 Supersonic ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:59:19 +0530

Pune, Jan 25 (IANS) Indian artiste Prateek Kuhad will be performing at the upcoming edition of Vh1 Supersonic music festival.

]]> <![CDATA[ Malala Yousafzai biopic 'Gul Makai' gets U/A certificate ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:58:57 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Director HE Amjad Khan says his upcoming directorial "Gul Makai" has been certified as U/A and it conveys that the film gives a strong message to everyone.

]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay fans trend '29 years of Akkiwood' on Twitter ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:57:36 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumars debut film "Saugandh" released on January 21 1991, and all through Saturday fans were celebrating '29 Years of Akkiwood' on Twitter.

]]> <![CDATA[ Amazon Prime concert creates Guiness record ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:55:51 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) A live musical extravaganza saw 1,000 singers and instrumentalist coming together to perform for the album of Kabir Khans web series "The Forgotten Army: Azaadi Ke Liye" on Friday night. The feat has attained the performers a spot in the Guinness Book of Records.

]]> <![CDATA[ When Salman forgot to pay Rs 1.25 to a cycle mechanic! ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:25:21 +0530

Mumabai, Jan 25 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan has recently shared a funny anecdote from his childhood days when he had forgotten to pay Rs 1.25 to a cycle mechanic.

]]> <![CDATA[ TV actress Sejal Sharma commits suicide ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:24:47 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) TV actress Sejal Sharma committed suicide on Friday. She was known for her role of Simmy Khosla in the show "Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji".

]]> <![CDATA[ Aamir Khan mourns demise of 'Andaz Apna Apna' producer Vinay Sinha ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:23:44 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Aamir Khan has expressed condolences at the demise of film producer Vinay Sinha. Aamir and Salman Khan had co-starred in Sinha's 1994 comedy flick "Andaz Apna Apna" alongwith Raveena Tandon and Karisma Kapoor. The Rajkumar Santoshi-directed film has attained cult status over the decades.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tahira Kashyap: Being in love important, irrespective of lover's gender ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:23:28 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Filmmaker-author Tahira Kashyap, whose actor-husband Ayushmann Khurrana plays a gay protagonist in the upcoming "Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan", says it is important to be in love, irrespective of gender.

]]> <![CDATA[ Alaya F: Won't be surprised if I woke up with Kartik Aaryan in bed ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:23:15 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Actress Pooja Bedi's daughter Alaya F feels her colleague Ananya Panday doesn't have a good answer on nepotism.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tanhaji' enters 200-cr club, Kajol eyes 250-cr mark ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:22:47 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Actor-producer Ajay Devgn's "Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior" has entered the Rs 200 crore club.

]]> <![CDATA[ Disha Patani on Anil Kapoor: My Mr India still looks the same ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:58:52 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Bollywood actress Disha Patani is thrilled to share screen space with one of her favourite actors, Anil Kapoor, in the upcoming "Malang". She never imagined she would never one day get to see the veteran actor in real life when she watched "Mr India" as a child.

]]> <![CDATA[ Bigg Boss 13: Fans blame Salman Khan for breaking SidNaz ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:57:05 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) "Bigg Boss 13" contestants Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaz Gill are no longer friends. After having been in the spotlight for their cute bonding in the "Bigg Boss" house, things between the two nose-dived after host Salman Khan asked the actor to be cautious.

]]> <![CDATA[ Toronto-based Tamil rapper Shan Vincent de Paul set to tour India ]]> Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:24:44 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Toronto-based Tamil rapper Shan Vincent de Paul will perform in Pune, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi and Chennai in February.

]]> <![CDATA[ Chunky Pandey's experience with mighty shades of grey ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:43:11 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actor Chunky Pandey says essaying a grey character was a big challenge for him, and made him short-tempered and irritable.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pranutan wishes to work with father Mohnish Bahl ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:42:52 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) It would be an emotional moment for Pranutan Bahl if she gets an opportunity to work with her father and Bollywood actor Mohnish Bahl.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tahira Kashyap's b'day bash with breast cancer survivors ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:42:32 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Filmmaker and writer Tahira Kashyap on Thursday met several breast cancer survivors and celebrated her birthday with them.

]]> <![CDATA[ Aastha Gill unveils song about a 'mysterious beautiful girl ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:42:20 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Singer Aastha Gill has released her new peppy dance number "Hermosa" in collaboration with music duo D Soldierz.

]]> <![CDATA[ Is Aishwarya pregnant, fans wonder after Abhishek promises a "surprise" ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:47:09 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Fans of Aishwarya Rai Bachhan are speculating if she is pregnant for the second time, and it's all because of Abhishek Bachchan's tweet that he has a surprise announcement in store for fans!

]]> <![CDATA[ SRK having 'major FOMO' thanks to Abhishek Bachchan ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:46:47 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actor Shah Rukh Khan is having "major FOMO". His Fear of Missing Out is an outcome of his friend, actor Abhishek Bachchan, currently shooting for "Bob Biswas" in Kolkata.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana: Virat Kohli and I have a controversy link ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:46:13 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut has found a quirky connection with Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli.

]]> <![CDATA[ Street Dancer 3D: Strictly for dance addicts (IANS Review; Rating: * * & 1/2) ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:46:01 +0530

"Street Dancer 3D"; Cast: Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhudeva, Nora Fatehi; Direction: Remo D'Souza; Rating * * & 1/2 (two and a half stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Kriti Sanon slays in winterwear for magazine cover ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:45:49 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Kriti Sanon's latest photoshoot for Harper's Bazaar India has left fans in awe of her fashion statement.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shilpa Shetty is 'BBC' for hubby Raj Kundra ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:17:40 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty says her husband Raj Kundra calls her "BBC which means Born Before Computers".

]]> <![CDATA[ 'BB 13': Parag Tyagi threatens Asim Riaz for calling him 'nalla' ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:17:27 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) "Bigg Boss 13" contestant Shefali Jariwala's husband Parag Tyagi has slammed the former's fellow participant Asim Riaz for calling him "nalla" in the latest episode.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jacqueline and John bond over fitness and workouts ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:16:53 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Jacqueline Fernandez and John Abraham have been bonding big time over food, fitness and workouts, on the sets of their upcoming film "Attack".

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Never Kiss...' writer in process of doing 3 more web series ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:16:16 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Sumrit Shahi, writer of the novel "Never Kiss Your Best Friend" that has now been converted into a web series, says he is in the process of doing three more web series.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sanya Malhotra lives to create experiences worth remembering ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:15:54 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Sanya Malhotra enjoys to pack her bags and hit the road. She says she is someone who lives for creating experiences worth remembering.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ishaan, Ananya have done 'crazy stunts' in 'Khaali Peeli' ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:15:43 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actors Ishaan and Ananya Panday are all set to showcase their action avatar in "Khaali Peeli".

]]> <![CDATA[ Kangana's public hanging demand finds support in Simi Garewal ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:15:32 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress and television personality Simi Garewal has come out in support of Kangana Ranaut‘s demand for public hanging of Nirbhaya's rapists.

]]> <![CDATA[ Dia Mirza: I faced a stalker when I was younger ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:15:11 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress-producer Dia Mirza has recounted her younger days when she was stalked.

]]> <![CDATA[ Abhishek starts shooting for 'Bob Biswas' in Kolkata ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:25:17 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Abhishek Bachhan has started shooting for his upcoming movie "Bob Biswas" in Kolkata. The film is a spin-off of "Kahaani", and features the poker-faced contract killer Bob Biswas from the Vidya Balan-starrer.

]]> <![CDATA[ Incredibly gratifying: Sona Mohapatra on her docu-drama going international ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:25:02 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Singer Sona Mohapatra's docu-drama "Shut Up Sona" will be screened at the International Film Festival Rotterdam later this month. She says the official selection is incredibly gratifying.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vidyut Jammwal shooting for 'Khuda Hafiz' in Lucknow ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:24:13 +0530

Lucknow, Jan 24 (IANS) Actor Vidyut Jammwal is in Lucknow for "Khuda Hafiz". He says the schedule has been a rollercoaster ride.

]]> <![CDATA[ Puneett Chouksey: People shouldn't be judged by their height ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:23:51 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) People should not be judged on the basis of their height, feels television actor Puneett Chouksey. The actor is all set for the release of his new daily soap "Naati Pinky Ki Lambi Love Story" where he plays the lead.

]]> <![CDATA[ Bigg Boss 13: Shehnaaz reveals why she moved away from family ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:23:24 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) "Bigg Boss 13" contestant Shehnaaz Gill has opened up on why and how she decided to move away from her family.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sara Ali Khan is 'bindass', want a long drive with her: Zareen Khan ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:23:08 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Zareen Khan wants to go on long drive with Sara Ali Khan because as she is "bindass" (cool), and has no filter while talking.