MUMBAI - The BJP, the Shiv Sena and the MNS on Friday took on comedian-actor Kapil Sharma who complained to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that he was asked to pay a bribe by a municipal officer. "I am paying Rs 15 crore income tax from last five years and still I have to pay Rs 5 lakh bribe to BMC office (every year) for making my office. Is this your 'Achhe Din'?" Sharma tweeted to Modi. Stung by the 35-year-old popular comedian's allegation,
MUMBAI - Ekta Kapoor's upcoming show "Chandra-Nandni" will not be shot in cramped TV sets, but at real locations. The show will beam on Star Plus. The actors will be shooting in areas of Patna where Magadh and Pataliputra used to exist. "Ekta Kapoor is bringing her most prestigious project till date. And when she is so closely involved in every aspect of the show's creative aspect, you can expect nothing better than the best,"
NEW DELHI - Karthik Jayaram, who after making a name for himself in the Kannada entertainment industry, entered the Hindi TV space with "Siya Ke Ram", found no difference in working down south and in Mumbai. "I didn't feel any culture shock at all. As an artiste, I felt no difference in the two industries, but of course having said that, the magnitude with which shows and movies are made here (in Hindi entertainment industry)
MUMBAI - Bollywood singers Shekhar Ravjiani, Shaan and Neeti Mohan are busy teaching the Hindi dialect to the contestants of the singing reality show â€œThe Voice India Kids. Co-hosted by actor Jay Bhanushali and singer-comedienne Sugandha Mishra, the &TV show aims at providing a platform to children between the age group of 6-14 years to showcase their singing talent on national television.
NEW DELHI - She married T-Series head honcho Bhushan Kumar in 2005. But actress-filmmaker Divya Khosla Kumar ended up feeling like a bride all over again when she walked the ramp in an exquisite bridal creation by designer Reynu Taandon at the FDCI India Couture India 2016 here on Friday. The showcase of Taandon's 'Kamangari' line was held at the Taj Palace Hotel, where Divya sizzled on the catwalk...
MUMBAI - Veteran actor Anil Kapoor took a local train from Churchgate here to promote his forthcoming TV drama series "24: Season 2". Anil took to Twitter to share several photographs of him interacting with the commuters in the local train. "24 India: Season 2" in Churchgate local! I think I made a lot of people late for work today!" he caption tweeted on Thursday. The second season of "24", an Indian adaptation of the popular American...
NEW DELHI - Actress Deepika Singh, who has been portraying Sandhya Rathi for almost five years now in the popular TV show “Diya Aur Baati Hum”, is not scared of getting stereotyped. She says getting known by her character's name is an “achievement” for her. “I don't think TV stereotypes you. If you are a talented actor and entertaining your audience for such a long time, then how can it create a stereotypical image,” Deepika told IANS.
MUMBAI - Popular contemporary dancer Shakti Mohan says she craves more for classical dance forms as they have been the “stepping stone of every dancer’s life”. While the upcoming second season of dance reality show “Dance +” promises to bring into limelight more of international dance styles, Shakti, who will be seen as a mentor on the show alongside Dharmesh Yelande and Punit Pathak, says she will try to promote more...
NEW DELHI - Actor R. Madhavan, who started his career with TV show “Banegi Apni Baat” and has since been a popular name and face in Indian showbiz, feels that TV enhances the impact of films when they are aired on the medium and gives them mileage to run for a longer time. Madhavan's latest bilingual film "Saala Khadoos" is to be aired on Sony MAX on Sunday. Ahead of this, he shared his views on the evolution of the TV industry...
MUMBAI - Actress Alia Bhatt feels honoured singing her second song with Punjabi singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh. Alia, who surprised her fans by lending her vocal prowess to the song "Samjhawan" for the 2014 film "Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania", says she had fun shooting the new song with her "Udta Punjab" co-star. "Such an honour to sing my second song with Diljit Dosanjh! Had too much fun while shooting it! Thank you. Amit Trivedi. 'Dogana Jodi,"