MUMBAI - Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan says he would love his daughter Sara Ali Khan to be launched as an actress in the film industry by filmmaker Karan Johar, whom he considers "one of the best" in Bollywood. Saif said in a statement: "I would love Sara to be launched by Karan Johar. He is one of the best that we have. I keep reading various reports where I am supposedly averse to her getting launched by Karan because...
LOS ANGELES - Indian actress Priyanka Chopra has teamed up with Hollywood stars Tom Hardy and Casey Affleck for a new PETA video that encourages viewers to treat their dogs like family by never leaving them chained up outside to suffer in the cold, hungry and alone. American TV host Bill Maher, actor Edie Falco, rapper D.R.A.M., Latina superstar Kate del Castillo and reality star Courtney Stodden have also lent their voice to the project,
MUMBAI - Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who has played different roles ranging from a gangster to a navyal officer in his career, says that rather than preparing for a role himself, he believes in the director's preparation. "I don't prepare myself for any role. I think my directors prepare more than me. I believe that I would not be able to compete with my director's preparation because he is doing one film a year while I am doing more.
MUMBAI - On Republic Day, actress Priyanka Chopra, who has been juggling work between the US and India, says wherever she lives, her identity will always be connected to her country. "Happy Republic Day India! No matter where I am... You will always be my identity. Proud Indian...Army beti (daughter)," tweeted Priyanka, whose late father Ashok Chopra was a doctor in the Indian Army. Priyanka is currently in New York to shoot for the...
LOS ANGELES,CA- Actor Dev Patel, along with eight-year-old Sunny Pawar, introduced their drama film “Lion” at the 74th Golden Globe Awards here. Dressed in black tuxedo, the duo was welcomed onstage with a huge applause. While Dev gave a synopsis of the film on stage, Sunny was cheered up by the audience when Dev lifted him up and Sunny said: “This is our film, ‘Lion’.” “Lion” was nominated under three categories at the...
MUMBAI - Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan got discharged from the Breach Candy hospital on Thursday afternoon and returned to her Bandra residence with her newborn child Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi. Father Saif Ali Khan was seen holding the baby when the star couple reached their Bandra residence. The actors waved at the media giving them a glimpse of Taimur. Taimur is Kareena's first child with Saif, who already has two children,
FLORENCE, ITALY - Veteran Indian actor Kabir Bedi, who was the special guest at the 16th River to River Florence Indian Film Festival, has been honoured with the Keys to the City of Florence. "Honoured by being presented Keys to the city of Florence by Mayor at the 16th River to River Florence Indian Film Festival. Grazie. Firenze," he tweeted on Sunday after Deputy Mayor Cristina Giachi gave him the Keys to te City.
MUMBAI - Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for acknowledging his contribution to 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' (Clean India Mission). Modi on Sunday shared an audio file on Twitter, where he is heard reciting a poem by Amitabh. "A special message from Amitabh Bachchan on Swachh Bharat," Modi tweeted. The 74-year-old actor re-tweeted to thank Modi. "My most gracious and respectful thanks...
MUMBAI - Recipient of two National Film awards and two Filmfare awards, veteran actress Sharmila Tagore wants a biopic to be made on her late husband cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and wonders if Ranbir and Alia could fit the roles. "Yes, of course I would like a movie to be made on Mansoor Ali Khan. If someone really directs it properly, and with proper research, I think I would like it. I think his life has got a lot of things,
MUMBAI - Actress Priyanka Chopra has joined professional networking website LinkedIn as a LinkedIn Influencer. Priyanka shared the news on her Twitter account on Monday and posted the link to her profile on the portal. "Excited to be a LinkedIn Influencer...a new platform, a new audience, a new perspective," she posted. A video interview of Priyanka with an official of LinkedIn India was played at LinkedIn's Mumbai office on Nov 7.