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11 days ago
People should look at films as art form: Arshad

Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Coming out in support of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati, actor Arshad Warsi says people should understand that films are an art form. I think in our country, people have a lot of free time and that is the problem. People might have their own perspective and reasons (to protest, but somewhere they should think that 'Padmavati' is not a reality. It's a myth and fic...

11 days ago
'My Little Pony': Cute and colourful

Film: My Little Pony; Director: Jayson Thiessen; Cast: Emily Blunt, Chenoweth, Liev Schreiber, Sia, Michael Pena, Taye Diggs, Uzo Aduba and Zoe Saldana; Rating: **1/2 This 2D animated musical fantasy is based on the television series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic that was developed in 2010, as the relaunch of the Hashbro toy 'My Little Pony'. Set in Equestria -- a universe ...

19 days ago
Beyoncé joins cast of 'The Lion King' movie

Los Angeles, Nov 2 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles will be a part of Disney's upcoming live-action version of The Lion King. The announcement was made by Disney on Wednesday. Beyonce will be playing the character of Nala, a lion who is the love interest of the film's protagonist Simba. She will join an all-star cast that includes Donald Glover as Simba and James Earl Jones,...

26 days ago
Playful bright bow ties back for winter festivities

New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Reconnect with the vintage men's clothings, buy yourself some double breasted suits, colourful bowties and shawl lapels, suggest experts. An expert at menswear brand Bespocut and Aditya S Sanghi, CEO at Sundarams since 1970, have listed the trend for the festive winter season: * The double-breast suit with peaked lapels in blue checks is the definitive gr...

1 month ago
Peter Dinklage welcomes second child

London, Oct 21 (IANS) Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage and his wife Erica Schmidt have welcomed their second child. Dinklage and Schmidt, who have been married for the last 12 years and are known for being secretive about their private lives, are yet to publicly confirm the baby news, reports usmagazine.com. Schmidt was earlier seen with a baby bump during the couple's appear...

1 month ago
India has as much political turmoil as the US: 'Avatar' star

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Stephen Lang, famous as Colonel Miles Quaritch of Avatar and the blind man from Don't Breathe, feels the exotic image of India is a cliche formed by cinema. The American actor, who has never been to the country, says India also has got as much political turmoil as the US does. The closest that I have been to India is Sri Lanka, but I certainly hope to get to Indi...

1 month ago
Lupita Nyong'o felt unsafe with Weinstein

Los Angeles, Oct 20 (IANS) Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyongo has become the latest Hollywood celebrity to have come forward about her experience with controversial producer Harvey Weinstein, saying he tried to give her alcohol, massage her and propositioned her in a hotel restaurant during their meetings. In an article for The New York Times, Nyong'o said she first met Weinstein in 201...

1 month ago
Disney India to bring 'Aladdin' as Broadway-style musical

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) The magic carpet for a Broadway-style musical based on Aladdin is set to be rolled out by Disney India in the summer of 2018, officials said on Tuesday. After scoring a hit with the Beauty And The Beast musical in Mumbai and Delhi, Disney India has announced that it is bringing the tale of Aladdin alive on stage, promising that it will be filled with magic and comed...

1 month ago
Bollywood-themed Broadway-style musical to arrive in Mumbai in November

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Mumbai is set to get a taste of a Punjabi wedding musical in a Bollywood-themed Broadway style from next month onwards. After Zangoora, Jhumroo and Jaan-E-Jigar, Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt Ltd is gearing up to launch their fourth theatrical -- Balle Balle - The Biggest and Craziest Wedding. I think weddings in India are something that everyo...

1 month ago
Bollywood-themed Broadway to arrive in Mumbai in November

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Mumbai is set to get a taste of a Punjabi wedding musical in a Bollywood-themed Broadway style from next month onwards. After Zangoora, Jhumroo and Jaan-E-Jigar, Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt Ltd is gearing up to launch their fourth theatrical -- Balle Balle - The Biggest and Craziest Wedding. I think weddings in India are something that everyo...

3 months ago
Mark Ruffalo leads protest outside Trump Tower

Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Actor Mark Ruffalo and filmmaker Michael Moore led a vigil near Trump Tower in Manhattan in memory of Heather Heyer, the woman killed last week during the violence that erupted at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Moore chartered buses to bring members of the audience for his one-man Broadway show The Terms of My Surrender at the Belasco Theater, which is fe...

3 months ago
Oscar-nominated screenwriter Joseph Bologna dead

Los Angeles, Aug 14 (IANS) Actor, writer, and director Joseph Bologna, who was also nominated at the Academy Awards for the screenplay adaptation of Lovers and Others Strangers, is dead. He was 82. Bologna died Sunday morning at City of Hope hospital in Duarte, California. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer three years ago, said his wife of 52 years, actress and screenwriter Renee T...

3 months ago
Glen Campbell: A country music singer with 'True Grit'

In his five-decade-long, acclaimed and much-awarded musical career, this sharecropper's son not only brought his genre into the mainstream, but also battled fame's temptations to remain true to the simpler, clean-cut but dislocated life his songs celebrated. Rhinestone Cowboy Glen Campbell, who succumbed on Tuesday to the Alzheimer's he had been diagnosed with in 2011, showed True Grit too in his...

3 months ago
Exposure for Indian dancers internationally limiting, says Terence

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Ace choreographer Terence Lewis says the exposure for Indian dancers at an international platform is very limiting due to lack of awareness of opportunities. The exposure for Indian dancers at an international platform is very limiting, but I must say that it is soon changing. One is, the fact that we also have to be aware of all the possibilities, the opportuniti...

3 months ago
'Mughal-e-Azam' musical to premiere in Delhi on September 8

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A Broadway style musical based on veteran actor Dilip Kumar's Mughal-e-Azam will have its Delhi premiere on September 8. Directed by Feroz Abbas Khan and with grand costumes by Bollywood's favourite designer Manish Malhotra, Mughal-e-Azam will be open to all from September 9 to 17. Both Feroz Abbas Khan and Manish Malhotra were present at a press conferenc...

3 months ago
Playwright, actor Sam Shepard dead

Los Angeles, Aug 1 (IANS) Acclaimed playwright Sam Shepard, who was also praised as an actor, screenwriter, and director, has died. He was 73. He died on July 27 at his residence in Kentucky following complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, a family spokesman confirmed to variety.com. Known for writing that suffused the fringes of Ame...

3 months ago
Sunny Leone's 'chance to dance' on Broadway jazz

Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Actress Sunny Leone says she is excited to perform at an awards event which will feature her dancing in Broadway jazz-style for the first time. Sunny's act for the BIG Zee Entertainment Awards 2017 is being choreographed by Geeta Kapoor. So excited to be performing at the BIG Zee Entertainment Awards this year. Two of the songs in the first act are in the g...

4 months ago
I've encountered racism all my life: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the ebony-complexioned superstar of Bollywood whom every producer wants to sign at any cost. He is barely out of one highly-lauded role in Mom when hes already looking at another crowd-pleasing role as a hoodlum dancer in Munna Michael. Many consider Nawazuddin to be one of the finest, if not the finest actor of Hindi cinema today. Therefore ...

4 months ago
Jennifer Lawrence vomits at Broadway show

New York, July 20 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Lawrence vomited during a performance of Olivia Wilde's Broadway show 1984. Lawrence got sick midway through the show and jumped up from her seat and vomited in the lobby at the Hudson Theater on Monday night, reports pagesix.com. The ushers were very helpful and courteous in helping her out, a source said. Earlier there were repo...

4 months ago
Oscar winning actor Martin Landau dead

Los Angeles, July 17 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau, mostly known for films like North by Northwest, Crimes and Misdemeanors and Ed Wood, passed away here. He was 89. He died on July 15, said his publicist. He had been hospitalised at University oif California Los Angeles (UCLA) where he experienced complications, reports variety.com. The veteran of the Actors Studio, f...

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