NEW DELHI - Actor Akshaye Khanna says he doesn't look like his late father and actor Vinod Khanna. Asked if the "Mom" actor would like to essay his father's character in a biopic, Akshaye told IANS over phone from Mumbai: "To portray any real life character, you have to look like that person. I don't look anywhere close to my father... Not an option." Vinod Khanna died in April after a prolonged illness at the age of 70.
MUMBAI - Doctors treating legendary thespian Dilip Kumar, who is undergoing treatment for kidney-related problems, are happy with the progress in his health, a senior official from the Lilavati Hospital here said on Tuesday. "He is improving. His creatinine levels have come down further and doctors are happy with the progress in his health," Ajay Kumar Pande, Vice President, Lilavati Hospital, told IANS.
NEW DELHI - Actor-singer Diljit Dosanjh has collaborated with fashion and lifestyle e-commerce platform Jabong for a music video "Tujhse na zyada koi tu hai", urging people to imbibe the spirit of freedom and encouraging them to be the best versions of themselves. Diljit, who hails from Dosanjh Kalan in Punjab, said in a statement: "I truly appreciate the message behind the video which urges people to be proud of..
MUMBAI - Ace comedian and actor Kapil Sharmas popular comedy show "The Kapil Sharma Show" has been renewed by channel Sony Entertainment Television, it was announced on Monday. There was talk that the show was not garnering ample ratings, especially after actors Sunil Grover, Ali Asgar and Chandan Prabhakar walked out following a spat. Happy with the renewal of his contract, Kapil said in a statement:
MUMBAI - Superstar Salman Khan, who had done a promotional show for his film "Tubelight" with Sunil Grover, says he is the only comedian who is not doing comedy, but just immerses himself in a character and makes people laugh. Salman didn't go to Kapil Sharma's show, but chose to do "Super Night With Tubelight" with Sunil and Ali Asgar. Asked about whether this is a sign of a sour relationship with Kapil, Salman said at an event here...
NEW DELHI - Its a "depressing" time for the Hindi film industry as Bollywoods bigwigs like Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor have failed to translate their star power into promising box office collections. All eyes are now set on Shah Rukh Khan's "Jab Harry Met Sejal", which has a "huge responsibility" of bringing much needed respite at the ticket windows with its release on Friday, say trade gurus.
MUMBAI - Film: "Gurgaon"; Director: Shanker Raman; Cast: Pankaj Tripathy, Akshay Oberoi, Ragini Khanna and Aamir Bashir; Rating: **** The gleaming, glittering surfaces of Gurgaon which stands between the violent hinterland of Haryana and the capital politics of Delhi, renders itself with ironic radiance to the themes of entrepreneurial greed and violence in cinema. Atul Sabharwal's "Aurangzeb" was an underrated attempt...
MUMBAI - It was a special Friday for veteran actor Anupam Kher, who says he feels privileged that two of his movies released in two different parts of the world on the same day. "Privileged to be perhaps the only Indian actor to have two releases on the same day on two sides of the world. 'Indu Sarkar' and 'A Family Man'," Anupam tweeted. While "Indu Sarkar" is a much in news drama set in the Emergency era imposed in India in the 1970s,
NEW DELHI - Actress Shilpa Shetty, who walked for designer Monisha Jaising at India Couture Week (ICW) 2017, says that she did a lot of mistakes in her career an learnt a lot from them. "Style has to be very personal. I made lot of mistakes in my career but you learn. Experience is something that can not be brought and I love the fact that I have learnt from my own mistakes I have seen that, I went through it and I learnt," Shilpa told reporters when...
MUMBAI - Actor- filmmaker Shreyas Talpade says he wanted the "Ghayal" star Sunny Deol to play a role in "Poster Boys" to add credibility to the film, which has a "little sensitive subject". "Poster Boys" is the official remake of Shreyas's production venture in Marathi "Poshter Boyz", based on three characters who find their pictures on a vasectomy poster. Asked about choosing Sunny to play one of the character,