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2 days ago
Hrithik stumped by Freida's 'amazing' dancing skills

Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, whose own dance skills are impressive to say the least, has praised Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto for her amazing talent in Desert Dancer. Has anyone out there seen 'Desert Dancer'? Pure passion ignited. Most incredible film I have seen. Such amazing actors. Bravo to d entire team. N how amazing is Frieda Pinto. Nver s...

8 days ago
'Powerful' Hollywood is affecting Indian cinema: Irrfan Khan

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan says Indian cinema is being dominated by foreign films and this has affected the business of Bollywood films. Hollywood films like Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Jurassic World have proved their mettle at the box office in India earlier this year. The 48-year-old, who has starred in various hit foreign ...

13 days ago
Irrfan on brand endorsement renewal spree

Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Critically acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan, who wrapped up shooting for his Hollywood venture Inferno in Budapest, is busy renewing his endorsement contracts with the brands he promotes. Confirming the news, his spokesperson said in a statement: It's overwhelming to be continuing the association year after year. It's a sign of trust. Known for his dynamic roles...

25 days ago
It's wrap time for Irrfan Khan for 'Inferno'

Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has wrapped up shooting for his Hollywood venture Inferno in Budapest by finishing his schedule with Hollywood star Felicity Jones. The critically-acclaimed actor, who has featured in a string of Hollywood films like A Mighty Heart, Slumdog Millionaire, The Amazing Spider-Man and Life of Pi, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share th...

27 days ago
Turned producer to make my kind of films: Resul Pookutty

New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Oscar-winning sound engineer Resul Pookutty, who won the hearts of people across the globe with his work in Slumdog Millionaire, says he turned to production was because he wanted to make his own kind of films. To do my kind of sound work, I need to make my own films because you are always working for somebody else...he or she may not be always aligned with your ...

27 days ago
Coldplay's Chris Martin gives 'impromptu' performance in Delhi

New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) It was just another day for visitors at Delhi's Summer House Café, until Coldplay frontman Chris Martin took to the stage for an impromptu jam and stunned them. The singer, who is in India with the Global Poverty Project to oversee innovative projects addressing sanitation in local communities, paid a visit to the café along with actress Freida Pinto. Also pres...

1 month ago
Dev Patel, Eddie Redmayne invited to join Academy

Los Angeles, June 28 (IANS) Actors Eddie Redmayne, Emma Stone and Dev Patel have been invited by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to be its new members of 2015. After adding 271 people last year, the Academy sent out invitations to more than 300 people this year. The list consist of Oscar winners, nominees, and other notable names in the industry. The new list inc...

1 month ago
Regional cinema is content driven: Anil

Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor believes that regional cinema's content is better than that of Hindi movies. Regional cinema has content better than Hindi cinema. Today, the content of regional cinema is really good especially from whatever I have seen or heard... Marathi films' content is superb, Anil said at the launch of the music of upcoming Marathi film Manaatlya ...

1 month ago
Indian fashion, Bollywood have global influence: Cindy Crawford

Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) She created a stir with her Playboy magazine covers during initial days of her fashion career, and went on to be a supermodel. On her second visit to India, American celebrity Cindy Crawford, talked about the global visibility of Indian fashion and Bollywood; as well as changes in modelling world, where women no longer shy away from expressing their thoughts. I did...

1 month ago
Focus on female foeticide, PM urges girl empowerment group

New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met representatives from a girl empowerment movement, that included Slumdog Millionaire fame actress Freida Pinto, and said the campaign in India should focus on female foeticide. Representatives of Girl Rising, a global action campaign to educate and empower girls, called on the prime minister on Tuesday, an official stat...

1 month ago
Irrfan styles himself for 'Jurassic World'

Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Known for his sometimes casual, sometimes dapper fashion, acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan has added some of his personal style to his character in international film Jurassic World. Irrfan will be seen as Simon Masrani in the new-age adaptation of the popular dinosaur franchise. His character is the owner of the park where the world comes to catch a glimpse of the most ...

2 months ago
Irrfan to miss 'Jurassic World' promotions in India

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Actor Irrfan Khan is shooting for his foreign project Inferno in Budapest. It will keep him away from promoting his forthcoming film Jurassic World in India. Apart from promotional activities, the actor, who is being lauded for his latest film Piku, will also miss its Indian premiere. There is a big launch planned by the studio. However, from the schedule t...

2 months ago
Documentary on A.R. Rahman screened at White House

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) A detailed account on musical influences of double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman found its way inside the White House in Washington through a special screening of Jai Ho, a documentary on his work. The 60-minute documentary was screened on Friday. The Mozart of Madras, who has hit the right notes with each of his compositions with examples like O rey c...

2 months ago
'Dil Dhadakne Do' a world-class film: Anil Kapoor

Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, who will be seen in the role of a patriarch of a dysfunctional Punjabi family in the forthcoming film Dil Dhadakne Do, said the movie is a world-class project. Also starring Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Shefali Shah, Farhan Akhtar and Anushka Sharma, Dil Dhadakne Do (DDD) is a family film, said the 58-year-old veteran. It is ...

2 months ago
I'm very conscious about my odour: Irrfan Khan

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Irrfan Khan has created an ever-lasting impression on the minds of film-goers with his impeccable performance, but for the critically-acclaimed actor, it is a person's scent that leaves an imprint in his mind. Naturally so, he is very conscious about his own odour. I'm a deodorant person. It makes me feel fresh from inside throughout the day. Your fragrance is th...

2 months ago
Irrfan thanks foreign fans for 'Piku' success internationally

New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Actor Irrfan Khan, who has featured in a slew of international projects like Life of Pi and Slumdog Millionaire, has thanked his foreign audience for leading his latest Bollywood outing Piku towards success. I would like to really thank my international audience for this incredible response for 'Piku'. I'm overwhelmed by the response our movie has got, Irrfan sai...

2 months ago
My graduate degree didn't pay in acting career: Irrfan Khan

New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Irrfan Khan, who has always chosen to tread the unbeaten path in Hindi filmdom, believes in wholesome education, but says his own graduation degree turned out to be useless for his career as an actor. Some of Bollywood's leading actors have made it big with their talent despite not having completed their education. Irrfan feels it's always good when people follow ...

3 months ago
'Family Guy' stint gets Anil Kapoor excited

Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Actor Anil Kapoor, who is here to dub for a guest appearance for Family Guy, says he is excited and honoured to step into the world of the international adult animation TV show. The actor, who will do a voiceover in the show that revolves around the Griffin family, took to Twitter to write about his experience. Stepping into the world of Family Guy #...

3 months ago
SRK shares image of doll version of himself, AbRam

Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has tweeted a photograph of a doll version of himself and his youngest son AbRam. Shah Rukh introduced AbRam to Kolkata when the star father was in the city earlier this month to cheer for his cricket team, the Kolkata Knight Riders. Now, he has posted a photograph of the doll version of the duo. Lessons from kids: There really is ...

3 months ago
Irrfan meets 'wonderful' Tom Hanks in Budapest

Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Indian actor Irrfan Khan is back after his a week's trip to Budapest, where he went to prepare for his role in Hollywood venture Inferno. He says the visit was fruitful as he even met actor Tom Hanks and is now looking forward to working with the team. My trip to Budapest was very fruitful. I went there for a week. It was good to meet the entire cast of the film. ...

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