Sloganeering in Sabarimala as police play truant (Just in) Sabarimala, Jan 14 (IANS) Hundreds of devout Sabarimala pilgrims on Saturday resorted to sloganeering to express their anger after police prevented them from viewing the celestial light. Coal consumers express concern on coking coal price hike (Just in) Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Coal consumers on Saturday said hike Read more..
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh’s fiancee Rukmini Sahay planned a day full of surprises for the “Wazir” actor on his 35th birthday on Saturday. Rukmini planned an entire day off for Neil, who has been working round the clock on the wedding preparations and his film commitments since the past four months, Read more..
Jammu, Jan 14 (IANS) Zaira Wasim Khan, a native of Jammu and Kashmir who plays the role of wrestler Geeta Phogat in Aamir Khan’s record breaking movie “Dangal”, on Saturday met Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti. The Chief Minister enquired from Zaira about her education and interest in other creative fields like acting. The young actor Read more..
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Composer Amaal Mallik, who is up for Best Music Album honour at the 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards here, has asked jury members of award shows to nominate people as per their talent and their body of work, otherwise they will be making a “joke of our film industry”. The young composer Read more..
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) National Award winning director Rahul Dholakia, who is gearing up for the release of his forthcoming film “Raees”, was extremely keen to highlight the essence of Makar Sankranti in his film. So, he added “Udi udi jaye”, a special Gujarati number for the harvest festival. “Sankranti is one of the few Read more..
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Noted lyricist Gulzar heaped praise on music director Shantanu Moitra for retaining the aura of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore’s poetry and blending modernism in the non-film album “Gulzar in Conversation with Tagore”. The album features seven songs based on Hindi translations of Tagore’s poems. In the project led by Gulzar, Read more..
Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) Gwen Stefani’s former hairstylist Richard Morrill is reportedly suing the singer for $25 million, claiming she stole his lyrics for the 2014 hit song “Spark the fire”. In fact, he is also suing the producer for not “supervising Stefani” in the writing process. In the documents, obtained by eonline.com, Morrill Read more..
Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) After a turbulent divorce process, Hollywood star Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s marriage is finally over. The actress had filed papers to end their 15-month union in May 2016. At a hearing on Friday, which neither she nor Depp attended, a judge signed papers to finalise their divorce, reports eonline.com. Read more..
By Troy Ribeiro Film: “Live By Night”; Director: Ben Affleck; Cast: Ben Affleck, Elle Fanning, Brendan Gleeson, Chris Messina, Sienna Miller, Zoe Saldana, Chris Cooper, Remo Girone, Robert Glenister, Max Casella, Matthew Maher, Miguel J. Pimental, Titus Welliver and Anthony Michael Hall; Rating: ***1/2 Based on the 2012 novel of the same name by Dennis Read more..
By Troy Ribeiro Film: “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”; Director: DJ Caruso; Cast: Vin Diesel, Deepika Padukone, Donnie Yen, Tony Jaa, Ruby Rose, Nina Dobrev, Kris Wu, Toni Collette, Nina Dobrev, Rory McCann and Samuel L Jackson; Rating: **1/2 This is the third film of the xXx franchise. After skipping the second edition — State Read more..
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) National Award winning actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who easily slips into roles in the indie and commercial cinema space, said Indian filmmakers need to emphasise on the importance of realistic movies. He says without them, Indian films cannot make a mark globally. Nawazuddin’s latest release is “Haaramkhor”, in which he plays Shyam, Read more..
Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) A never-before-seen footage of late star Marilyn Monroe from her 1955 romantic comedy film “The Seven Year Itch” has been released in which her iconic scene where her white cocktail dress gets buffeted up to her waist, can be seen. The video, an old home-shot footage of the scene, features the Read more..