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'Hotel Transylvania 3: Monster Vacation': Tries too hard to please

Film: Hotel Transylvania 3: Monster Vacation'; Director: Genndy Tartakovsky; Voiceovers by Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez and Kathryn Hahn; Rating: ** Just when you feel happy about animation films coming of age with The Incredibles 2, the sheer juvenile delinquency of this franchise over-reacher knocks you senseless. Hotel Transylvania 3 sees smudges of psychedelic co...

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Can't do one-dimensional characters: Shikha Talsania

Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Actress Shikha Talsania, who has received rave reviews for her performance in the film Veere Di Wedding, says she cannot do one-dimensional characters and prefers to have layers in her roles. Shikha, along with celebrities like Pulkit Samrat and Angira Dhar, opened up in Open House with Renil on zoOm. I cannot do one-dimensional characters. I cannot play a ...

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Filmmaking process has developed: Shabana Azmi

Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Veteran actress Shabana Azmi says the filmmaking process has developed in the country which she considers to be the best thing that has happened to Indian cinema. Shabana had a candid conversation on 92.7 BIG FM where she spoke about acting workshops, importance of scripts and a host of other engaging topics, read a statement. What is good about today's mov...

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Abhimanyu Dassani trained in martial arts for debut film

Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Abhimanyu Dassani, son of actress Bhagyashree and Himalaya, will soon be making his Bollywood debut with Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota. He is glad it gave him a chance to learn the nuances of martial arts for the movie. The Ronnie Screwvala production, directed by Vasan Bala, features Abhimanyu opposite Radhika Madan. It will release in September. For Mard Ko Dard...

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Parineeti, Arjun to showcase Shantanu-Nikhil's 'Independence'

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Bollywood actors Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor will be the muses for Shantanu-Nikhil's Autumn-Winter 2018 showcase titled Independence here on Saturday night. The designers say that the collection derives its inspiration from the vintage aspects of India but transcends all the shackles of the past and represents virtues of futuristic cultures and societies.<...

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Natasha Suri learns pole dance for movie

Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Former Miss India and actress Natasha Suri is learning pole dance to prepare for her role in the upcoming Bollywood movie Aadat, produced by singer Mika Singh. Pole dance is one of the most sensuous forms of dance. It brings out your innate sexiness along with making you fitter and stronger. I am enjoying exploring this new skill and loving how it enhances one's se...

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TV gives me a chance to be myself: Neha Dhupia

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Actress Neha Dhupia, who is coming with Styled by Neha -- a new fashion-based television show -- says the non-fiction space in the small screen medium gives her a chance to be herself and so, be comfortable. I've always been a part of the small screen in situations where I'm doing things that I'm comfortable with. Whether it's adventure, whether it's fashion or ...

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JADE clocks decade in fashion industry, pays special tribute to craftpeople

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Monica and Karishma's brand JADE celebrates ten years in Indian fashion this year and the designers have paid a special tribute to the craftsmen of the country who pour their hearts into each fabric. This year, we celebrate completing ten years in Indian fashion. It's a very special milestone for us, and we're celebrating by paying tribute to the three pillars o...

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JADE completes a decade in fashion industry, pays special tribute craftpeople

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Monica and Karishma's brand JADE celebrates ten years in Indian fashion this year and the designers have paid a special tribute to the craftsmen of the country who pour their hearts into each fabric. This year, we celebrate completing ten years in Indian fashion. It's a very special milestone for us, and we're celebrating by paying tribute to the three pillars o...

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Doyen of Hindi poetry Gopal Das 'Neeraj' passes away

Lucknow/New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Doyen of Hindi poetry and legendary lyricist Gopal Das 'Neeraj' passed away at the All-India Medical Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in New Delhi on Thursday. He was 94. He had been suffering from many old age-related ailments for the past few years and was shifted from Agra to the pulmonary department of AIIMS on Wednesday after he developed respir...

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Esha Deol unveils Bengali bride look from 'Cakewalk'

Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) Actress Esha Deol Takhtani on Thursday unveiled her Bengali bride look from Ram Kamal Mukherjee's short film Cakewalk here. The actress is marking her comeback with the 22-minute film in which she plays the role of a chef. It took almost three hours for me to get the look right. Thanks to my director Ram Kamal who was very particular about every details, E...

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Pakistani music needs to be promoted better: Shafqat Amanat Ali

Lahore, July 19 (IANS) Popular Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali says beautiful fresh sounds and musicians are emerging from his country, but there needs to be a system in place to promote the talent in the right way. Shafqat on Thursday took to his Twitter account and wrote: We have some absolutely great music coming out of our industry in Pakistan right now. Some beautiful fresh soun...

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'Namune' offer lifted Kunal's spirits

Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Actor Kunal Kumar, who is said to have replaced actor Hiten Tejwani in the upcoming show Namune, says when he was offered to play Niranjan Agnihotri, it lifted his spirits. Without commenting on the casting controversy, Kunal, who has featured in Bollywood movies like Saathiya and Main Hoon Naa, said in a statement to IANS: When I was offered the role of Niranjan A...

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Gauri Khan designs new restaurant

Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Gauri Khan, celebrity interior designer and wife of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, who got a good response for her work on Mumbai-based Arth restaurant, has designed its new outlet in Pune. Gauri on Thursday took to her Twitter account and shared a few pictures of the newly designed restaurant. Along with the photos, she wrote: Upholstery, art, wall paper,...

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Irrfan Khan actively promoting 'Karwaan': Producer

Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Karwaan producer Priti Rathi Gupta says ailing actor Irrfan Khan, despite his condition, is quite actively promoting the film on social media and that his loyal fans are waiting for the movie to be released. Irrfan, who is undergoing treatment in London for a neuroendocrine tumour, is unable to be physically present to participate in the promotion of the film. <...

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'The Untold Story of Sunny Leone' doesn't tell much

Web series: Karenjit Kaur - The Untold Story Of Sunny Leone; Director: Aditya Dutt; Cast: Sunny Leone, Karanvir Lamba, Rysa Saujani, Raj Arjun, Grusha Kapoor and Bijay Anand; Rating: ** There is little here in this 10-part series chronicling the rise of Sunny Leone from porn to Bollywood that we don't know already. Sunny, who is a beautiful, articulate and clear-headed woman in real life...

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Don't want to separate my identity from Shahid, says Ishaan Khatter

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Ishaan Khatter doesn't mind being known as Shahid Kapoor's brother. The young actor, who made his film debut with Beyond The Clouds and will make his Bollywood foray with Dhadak, says he never wants to separate his name from his half-sibling's name to create his own identity in the industry. Ishaan, along with late veteran actress Sridevi's daughter Janhvi Kapoo...

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Visible influence of Western music in Bollywood: Sahil Sharma

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Artiste Sahil Sharma, who goes by the stage name Zaeden, says Bollywood is witnessing a visible influence of Western music and this is adding an interesting twist to its music. It really helps introduce the audiences to multiple alternate genres and open up their minds to the same, Sharma told IANS in an e-mail interview. In the Indian EDM space, the pre...

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I'm not rigid, but open to life: Actress Chitrangada Singh

Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) She had no plans to enter Bollywood but made her debut in 2003 with Sudhir Mishras Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, and her performance was widely appreciated by critics and audience alike. In hindsight, the actress says her vulnerability worked in her favour, and that she was never rigid about things. When I sit down and watch some of the scenes from my debut film, I see...

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Shahid, Madhuri, Rekha attend 'Dhadak' special screening

Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Makers of Dhadak hosted a special screening of their film here that was attended by a host of Bollywood celebrities. Both lead actors Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi Kapoor had their families, along with all time divas Rekha and Madhuri Dixit in the audience. Janhvi Kapoor, who makes her debut in Bollywood with this remake of 2016 Marathi film Sairat had her fath...

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