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.
DUBAI - Superstar Salman Khan will be back as Chulbul Pandey from his hit film "Dabangg", and this time for a live stunt show titled Dabangg: Stunt Spectacular for Bollywood Parks Dubai. Bollywood Parks Dubai, the world's first Bollywood-inspired theme park and a part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, on Thursday released a behind the scenes video. The action-filled video stars Salman, Arbaaz Khan,
LOS ANGELES - Hollywood actor Tom Hiddleston and Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra, who presented a trophy together at the 68th annual Emmy Primetime Awards ceremony on Sunday night, were reportedly flirting with each other at the ceremony's after-party. Priyanka and Hiddleston shared the stage to give away the Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special award to "The Night Manager" director Susanne Bier.
LUCKNOW - Bollywood actress Vidya Balan was on Friday named the brand ambassador for the ambitious 'Samajwadi Pension Scheme' of the Uttar Pradesh government. Thanking Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for the same, she said she was impressed by the work for women that was being done in the state and complimented him for the pension scheme, which she said would go a long way in empowering women...
LOS ANGELES - After making her debut at the Oscars this year where she presented one of the awards, Priyanka Chopra will now give away one of the trophies at the 68th Emmy Awards. And Priyanka hopes to have a fun evening, and is already on a quest to find the "perfect dress". The Television Academy announced the first group of presenters for this year's awards and apart from the "Quantico" star, the list includes another...
NEW DELHI - Actress Sonakshi Sinha says it was truly exciting to party with Hollywood icon Will Smith in Mumbai on Sunday night. Sonakshi is busy with the promotional activities of her forthcoming film "Akira", but she took out time to attend the success bash hosted by Akshay Kumar here on Sunday. She is glad that she took out time for the party as the Oscar nominated and Grammy-winning star happened to be there too.
MUMBAI - Bollywood actor Salman Khan, the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent at this year’s Olympics in Rio, will present a cheque of Rs. 1,01,000 to each of the athletes.“As a gesture of appreciation for our Olympic athletes, I will present each one with a cheque of Rs. 1,01,000,” Salman, 50, tweeted. The Sultan star, whose appointment as the goodwill ambassador had come under scathing criticism,
CHENNAI - Superstar Rajinikanth-starring Tamil action-drama "Kabali" is unstoppable at the North American box-office, raking in a whopping $3.5 million in just two days including the premieres. "Kabali" was distributed via CineGalaxy Inc in North America, which includes the US and Canada. "At $3.5 million, 'Kabali' has emerged as the top grossing Tamil film and second highest south Indian grosser after 'Baahubali'.