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When Rakeysh met Gulzar for 'Devdas'
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra makes gritty films on real subjects, but the first-ever film that he wanted to make was 'Devdas' and he had even approached Gulzar to write it. Speaking at the Times LitFest in Mumbai recently, Mehra revealed the story of his first encounter with Gulzar and his naivety. He said, "I just wanted to meet Gulzar saab, 'Devdas' ek bahana tha, par acha bahana tha (Devdas was just a good excuse).
Angad: With baby no. 2, our fam will be complete
Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi are all set for the arrival of their second bundle of joy next month. Exhilarated to welcome a second child, Angad describes the atmosphere at home as ‘lovely’. In her third trimester now, Neha continues to work and the supportive husband shares, “Honestly, it could be anytime now; my wife is a solid individual. She is a very positive human being.”
Sidharth looks handsome in new pictures
Sidharth Malhotra recently jetted off to Leh to inaugurate the first Himalayan Film Festival with a special screening of his much talked about film ‘Shershaah’. On Friday, he shared a picture with the honourable minister of Information and Broadcasting Shri Anurag Thakur.
Who will bag a role in Rohit's next cop drama?
After treating the audience with cop dramas such as 'Singham', 'Simmba' and 'Sooryavanshi', Rohit Shetty is in plans to foray into the OTT world with an actioner. Having said that, the filmmaker is in talks with Vicky Kaushal, Tiger Shroff and Sidharth Malhotra to play the lead and if everything falls into place, either of the three will be Rohit Shetty's next cop hero to entertain the fans, but in the OTT world.
#BigStory: The Movies or Babies Dilemma
In our #BigStory this weekend, let's find out the answers to a host of questions revolving around the quandary that the married Bollywood ladies find themselves in. Can't the pregnant lady be retained in the project and her shots be taken from angles where her bump is not so visible? Are heroines being made to sign No-Pregnancy Clauses, which had become the talk of the town after the industry started buzzing that Sanjay Leela Bhansali had asked Kareena Kapoor to sign one for 'Ram Leela' - that too sometime in 2011? Are today's producers wary of investing in heroines who are married and especially those who are newly married? Let's talk.
Kangana congratulates Nawaz for Emmy nomination
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui recently got nominated for an International Emmy Award in the Best Actor category for ‘Serious Men’. Kangana Ranaut, who is quite vocal on social media, has shared a praising post for the actor on her Instagram handle.
Samantha skipped Naga & Aamir's dinner party
Naga Chaitanya, who is currently enjoying the release of ‘Love Story’, and Samantha Akkineni’s separation rumours have been doing the rounds on social media. Though the couple hasn’t said anything about the same, but it is being reported that they are headed to divorce. Recently, Aamir Khan visited Hyderabad to support his ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ co-star Naga’s film ‘Love Story’.
Shatrughan blamed Rekha for his rift with Big B
Veteran actors Shatrughan Sinha and Amitabh Bachchan shared a rocking association back in the 70s. But there were times when the duo didn’t get along well off-screen. In his memoir ‘Anything But Khamosh: The Shatrughan Sinha Biography’, the senior actor made a lot of revelations about Big B.
Sherlyn takes a dig at Shilpa and Raj Kundra
After Raj Kundra was granted bail in a pornography case, actress Sherlyn Chopra has been taking digs at him and his wife Shilpa Shetty on social media. Recently, she took to her Twitter handle and asked Shilpa to make a difference in the real world.
Meet Akshay Kumar’s daughter Nitara
Star couple Twinkle Khanna and Akshay Kumar are hands-on parents to their darling daughter Nitara, who turned a year older today. While they like to keep Nitara away from the spotlight, the two have now started opening up about their parenthood on social media, with several anecdotes from their interactions with their daughter. Wondering how is it to be a star kid? Here’s a sneak-peak into Nitara’s life...
Shilpa's quote on recovering after Raj's bail
Shilpa Shetty, who is currently busy with her dance reality show, took to social media on Friday night and shared a quote on ‘recovering’ after her husband Raj Kundra returned home. He was arrested in an alleged pornography case in July as he was named as the ‘key conspirator’. On Tuesday, he was granted bail by the court in the porn case on Rs. 50000 surety.
Kiara on Shershaah getting honoured in Leh
Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani starrer ‘Shershaah’ went on to become a huge hit on a digital platform. The film released in August and even now, the audience is all praise for the Vishnu Vardhan directorial. On Friday, Sidharth was seen gracing the Himalayan Film Festival in Leh.
CBFC issues show-cause notice to Pratik's Bhavai
The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on Friday said it has issued a show-cause notice to the makers of Pratik Gandhi-starrer "Bhavai" for flouting certification rules and tampering with the content of the film. The musical drama, about the popular folk theatre form from Gujarat, was earlier titled "Raavan Leela". It is directed by Hardik Gajjar and backed by Pen Studios.
Marvel to lose Iron Man, Spider-Man?
Marvel is going up in arms against the heirs of their comic book creators to retain control of popular characters, including Iron Man, Daredevil, Spider-Man, Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, Hawkeye, Falcon, Thor and Black Widow, among others.