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CBFC Gives ‘UA’,Sony Pictures Asks For An Adults Certification For Their Space Invasion Film

The new space-invasion thriller Life featuring Ryan Reynolds and Jake Gyllanhaal ,  open​ed​ only for Adult audiences in India. And that’show the film’s Indian distributors...
Raveena Tandon 

Raveena Tandon ​Breaks Down While Dubbing For Rape Film​

In  her forthcoming film Maatr, Raveena Tandon takes on the subject of rape with a brutal force.The film lays open some ugly truth about...

The Bachchans Set Aside All Commitments To Be With Aishwarya

Big B Postpones Sarkaar 3 Promotions Aishwarya Rai Bahchan is shattered by her father’s death. “It was expected. The doctors had warned the family. But nothing...

CBFC Gives ‘UA’, Sony Pictures Asks For An Adults Certification For Their Space Invasion...

The new space-invasion thriller Life featuring Ryan Reynolds and Jake Gyllanhaal ,  open​ed​ only for Adult audiences in India. And that’show the film’s Indian distributors...

“Why Does The Baywatch Trailer Have Only One Shot Of Priyanka Chopra?

 In  the new trailer of Baywatch Priyanka Chopra has just one shot in which she says, “Some people are up to no good.” This is ...
Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan Films Will  Entertain With A Message..PS .He Won’t Do Anything Vulgar

Varun Dhawan  loves his newly-found stardom, and he is determined to keep it intact. Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya has  given his career a search engine....

Nawazuddin Dances On The Streets Of Delhi: “Trying To dance With Tiger  Is More...

Two of Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s most cherished dreams are coming true. “I always wanted to go into space and I wanted to dance. I am getting...
Shah Rukh Khan-Ranbir Kapoor

Shah Rukh Khan-Ranbir Kapoor Team Up For Karan Johar’s Next

It is going to be the casting coup….or should it be scoop?….of the year. Karan Johar’s two most favourite actors , his mentor-friend-muse-guide Shah...

Kapil Sharma Sends Urgent Reconciliatory Messages To Sunil Grover

…..“It Wasn’t A Shoe It Was In An In-Flight Slipper” The battle between Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover has reached another level, what with Kapil...

CBFC  Asks To Delete Hanuman Chalisa From The Ghost’s Domain

A lengthy sequence showing actor Suraj Sharma reciting the Hanuman Chalisa in the bath tub in a ghost’s presence has been asked to go from Anshai Lal’s supernatural satire Phillauri. The CBFC apparently found the sequence...

Salman-Katrina Back Together

By A  Correspondent The vibes in Austria where Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif  are currently shooting for Tiger Zinda Hai are being described as “very very warm.” Apparently Salman and Katrina  who once were a...
kapil Sharma, Anushka Sharma and Salman Khan

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Kapil Sharma

  Kapil Sharma’s  journey as a professional comic actor began on a regional channel . He got a good response from Punjab for it. Then...

CBFC Comes Down Heavily On  Phillauri’s Superstition & Ghost

Anusha Sharma’s second production Phillauri has encountered  valid and legitimate roadblocks at the censor board. The  film satirizes superstition and blind faith by showing an...

Swara Is Spectacular, Anaarkari Of Aarah Is Simply Stunning: Movie Review

Starring: Swara Bhaskar,Sanjai Mishra, Pankaj Tripathi, IshteyakKhan Written & Directed by: Avinash Das Nothing in this unexpected storm-trooper of a film has prepared  you for its high-velocity...

Frantic Behind The Scenes Efforts To Sort Out Mess On Kapil’s Show

With most of the prominent laughter raisers  deciding to opt out The Kapil Sharma Show, the show’s producers and  Channel broadcaster are frantically trying to work out a...

Sunil Grover  To Quit Kapil’s Show, Contract With Sony Entertainment  Expires On April 23

 In spite of  frantic efforts to  get him back, Sunil Grover won’t return to The Kapil Sharma Show.Grover, who is currently unwell, has made...

“The Butt Is Blurred In Deadpool,” Pahlaj Nihalani Defends The Much-Talked About Butt Shot

The internet is going ballistic over Ryan Reynolds’ butt shot in the trailer of Deadpool 2 and how the sankari censor chief has turned...

CBFC Asks Naam Shabana Producer To Get Rid Of  Domestic Violence

The anxiously awaited political thriller Naam Shabana which features Tapsee Pannu and Manoj Bajpai in an espionage mode, has been cleared by the  Censor Board Of Film Certification(CBFC) with three cuts for a  ‘UA’...
Varun Dhawan

Varun: “I Was Shooting An Ad Not Holidaying With My Girlfriend”

Varun Dhawan returned to Mumbai after a short break only to be greeted with rumours and reports that he was holiday with his girlfriend Natasha Dalal. Varun neither denies not accepts...

Shekhar Kapoor On The Water Shortage

“Paani is not just about the water shortage. It’s about the callousness of a world where about three per cent of the populace are haves.The...

Did Kapil Sharma Post His Girl Friend’s Picture To Divert Attention From His Fight...

The timing for the grand revelation of a secret girlfriend in Kapil Sharma’s life is rather bizarre. Just an hour after Kapil posted  a...

Sunil Grover, Ali Asgar Boycott Kapil Sharma’s Show

This weekend, Kapil Sharma shot for his show without three of his most vital team members namely Sunil Grover , Ali Asgar and Chandan...
“Rina & I” Shabana On Her Long Association With Aparna Sen

“Rina & I” Shabana On Her Long Association With Aparna Sen

Chick flicks  don’t have to be about PYTs. Being 50-plus and sexy, is what Aparna Sen’s new film Sonata is about.And that’s what makes...

Dear Kapil, Let Me Know When You Come Back To Earth

Dear Kapil I know you will snigger at this letter. You will probably tell your hangers-on, chamchas and yes-men that I am jealous of your...

Aparna Sen On Her Latest Film

Though the exterior surface of the trailer gleams with giggles, there are undercurrents of tremendous frisson and anguish in Aparna Sen’s latest work Sonata. While...

Ranveer, Deepika, Shahid….No Other Projects Until  Padmavati

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati which has been under under a raging attack , has three exceedingly dedicated actors to support its beleaguered director, and producers Viacom  18...

Life has changed completely since Life Of Pi says Suraj Sharma

Delhi Boy Suraj Sharma Attained Global Fame Playing The Lead In Ang Lee’s Life Of Pi. He is now all poised for an innings...

Gay Reference In Beauty & The Beast Banned In several Countries, Stays in India,...

A gay reference in the new big-screen Walt Disney version of theBeauty & The Beast fable which has stunned many nations , has surprisingly...

Sonata Brings Three Of The Loveliest Over-50 Actresses

Chick flicks  don’t have to be about PYTs. Being 50-plus and sexy, is what Aparna Sen’s new film Sonata is about.And that’s what makes...
Baahubali 2

Baahubali 2: Revealing Facts That Are So Far Unknown

What To  Expect In  Baahubali 2.  The pressure to deliver more of everything—drama, spectacle,razzdazzle and mystery—in the second segment of Baahubali, entitledBaahubali 2 The Conclusion,...
Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar Condemns Fundamentalist Attacks On Singers

Within two weeks two young female singers Suhana Syed and Nahid Afrin have been victims of fundamentalism for ostensibly hurting religious sentiments. Suhana was savagely...

After Mid-Air Scuffle With Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover To Quit The Kapil Sharma Show

Earlier this week on a flight from Australia to India, passengers were horrified to hear and see an inebriated Kapil Sharma loudly abusing and assaulting his Comedy...

Anaarkali Of Aarah Producer Gets Court Order Againt Piracy

In a  historic move, Sandiip Kapoor the producer of the forthcoming Anaarkali Of Aarah has obtained  a restraining order from the Chennai courts to ensure that his film is not leaked...
Kamal-Haasan

“He Lived A  Full Life,” Kamal Haasan Bereaved Again, Loses His Brother

This  is not a good year for Kamal Haasan. The actor-extraordinaire is being dealt one crippling blow after another by Fate. “Fate, if that’s what...

Jacked! Blame It On Varun-Alia….Abbas-Mustan’s Machine Gets Meagre Theatres

Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya is not only Varun Dhawan’s eighth consecutive hit it is also a much bigger success than expected,thereby creating a bottleneck situation...
Shraddha Kapoor

Shradha Kapoor in  Gulshan Kumar Biopic?

The announcement of Akshay Kumar playing the slain music baronGulshan Kumar has sent pleasant shock waves across the film industry.Since the mighty Gulshan Kumar...
Sanjay Leela Bhansali

The Repeated Attack On Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Cinema Is No Coincidence

Who tipped off the goons about Bhansali’s new shooting location?  When I first heard of the second cowardly attack on my friend Sanjay Bhansali’s set, my first...
Aishwary Rai

Aishwarya Loses Her Father

He was the silent force behind Aishwarya’s success. While we saw Aishwarya’s mother accompany her daughter everywhere it was her father Krishna Raj whom...

Shocking: Kapil Sharma Assaults Sunil Grover On A Flight

The stories of Kapil Sharma’s growing intolerance towards the rest of his comedy team have been doing the rounds for some time now. The talk of...
Kamal-Haasan

Kamal Haasan Defends Himself From Fundamentalist Attack

It takes a lucid mind to wade through the chaos of contemporary India. Kamal Haasan is never afraid to speak his mind. His recent statement...

5  Things You Can Expect In The Gulshan KumarBio-pic…And 5 Things You Can’t

2017-18 will be  devoted almost entirely to Akshay channeling the biographical creature within. He plays real-life characters in R Balki’sPadman(Arunachalam Muruganatham), Reema Kagti’s...
kalki-koechlin

The One Actor Kalki Admires The Most

In her new film Mantra Kalki plays  the redoubtable Rajat Kapoor’s daughter.They have enormously powerful scenes together where long-suppressed emotions have to come bubbling...

Veena Malik In Her First Interview To The Indian Media

Veena Malik  In Her First Interview To The Indian Media Speaks About Her Traumatic Marriage, And Reason To Divorce The phone rings from Pakistan.  It is...

Rajkumar Rao tells Subhash K Jha about Trapped to get into character

Rajkummar Rao  likes nothing better than to surrender to each of the roles that he plays.Lately he was  fully immersed in his part as...

So is the censor board going digital?

Pahlaj Nihalani Explains To Subhash KJha  Why Online Censor Certification Will End All The Grouses Of  Producers So is  the censor board going digital? That’s right...

“My Wife & I Laugh Together At Stories About Our Rift”

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is genuinely amused by rumours of  marital trouble. In fact his wife,a  lovely sophisticated woman who would never tolerate nonsense of any...

Younger Daughter Surprised Sridevi With First Look

When the legendary Sridevi woke up on Tuesday morning she didn’t know what was coming . It was only when her phone started ringing...

Meet Majid Majidi’s Malayali  Muse… Mumbai’s  Malavika Mohanan

There must be something truly special about Malavika Mohanan, the young Malayali actress from Mumbai who has bagged the female lead—no less—in Iranian master-creator...

Those Are Not My Twins, Says Karan Johar

A picture of two little babies all wrapped up in cute cuddlesomecosiness , has gone viral claiming to be Karan Johar’s newly-born twins Yash...

Shradha Kapoor Has The Formidable Sridevi For Competition

Shradha Kapoor is giving all she’s got, and then some more to  Haseena, the bio-pic featuring the pint-sized actress as the Dawood Ibrahim’s sister...

The Censor Board Office Moves To South Mumbai

The office  of the Central Board Of Film Certification(CBFC) in Mumbai would no longer be located  in​ Walkeshwar . After 57 years ,the offices of ...

Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan Frontrunners To Play Abhinav Bindra

It is the season for sportspersons’ bio-bics. After the release of films on the lives of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat(starring Aamir Khan)  cricketer Mahendra...
Sairat

Sairat’s Leading Man In Mahesh Manjrekar’s Film

Akash Thosar who shot to instant fame in the Marathi blockbusterSairat will soon be seen in another film.After featuring in the biggest hit of...
Alia Bhatt

Birthday Girl Alia Bhatt To Go Baby Shopping For Karan Johar’s Twins

Now  that  Alia Bhatt’s new film Badri Ki Dulhaniya is released , the sprightly diva who turned 24 on  March 15 has some time on her hand to do the...
Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra Nails It Again….Who Deepika?

By A  Correspondent Priyanka Chopra’s career in the West is on the roll, bagging the prestigious Marie Claire cover being her latest master-stroke……and what can...
Aamir Khan

11  Turning points In Aamir Khan’s Career

Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak(1988): The (lover)Boy Next Door image which was created specifically for this film became the reference point for Aamir’s image in future. He...
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Alia Bhatt Responds To Criticism For Her New Film

“There Will Always Be Those Who Don’t Like What I Do…”  Among  other things, Shashank Khetan’s Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya (BKD) has been accused of misogyny and encouraging stalking. Alia Bhatt who plays the...
kalki-koechlin

Kalki Koechlin Plays An Actress Whose Sex Scene Is Leaked

In a new short-film entitled Naked Kalki Koechlin  plays an  actress whose sex sequence is leaked on the internet. Kalki has been there,done it ,...

10 Awards On Koffee With Karan Awards That You Didn’t See

On Sunday , Karan’s ‘august’ panel  of fashion and personality specialists Neha Dhupia (the ever-ready opinion provider of theglamour industry), Malika Arora(the oomphiest panelist...

Jagga Jasoos Delayed Again…Will It Ever Be Released?

The saga of the never-ending delays in the release of Anurag Basu’s Jagga Jasoos would probably  make for much more interesting viewing than the film...

Prayers, Subdued Sombre Holi For The Bachchans

Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have set aside all their professional commitments to be by her ailing father’s side. Aishwarya’s gentle and kind father Krishnaraj...
Mostly Sunny: A Stunning Look At Leone’s Lurid Life

“When Sunny Leone Didn’t Mind Why Is Everyone Getting So Uptight?”

It looks  like Ram Gopal Varma has deliberately and knowingly raised an uproar once again with his  Women’s Day tweet which said , “I...
Kriti Sanon

Kriti Sanon: “Why Not A  Men’s Day?”

Kriti Sanon is an angry woman.And she made it very clear in herInstagram video where she questioned  the concept  of  Women’s Day  by putting...

Some Holi Gifts We’d  Like To Give The Stars

Revival Of The Holi Bash At RK Studios:  There was  a time when onHoli day,all roads in  Bollywood led to Raj Kapoor’s residence where...

Hollywood calls Priyanka Chopra their Most Bankable Badass !

The April cover of Marie Claire International pays tribute to the rebels, risktakers and power players and their unwavering renegade style. And who better...
Kangana Ranaut

Is Kangana Ranaut Talking Herself Out Of The Film Industry?

First the big-talk on  Karan Johar’s talk show where she  called the host  the “movie mafia” and the “flag-bearer of nepotism” followed by the...
Kangana Ranaut

Is Kangana Ranaut Talking Herself Out Of The Film Industry?

First the big-talk on  Karan Johar’s talk show where she  called the host  the “movie mafia” and the “flag-bearer of nepotism” followed by the...

Tiger Shroff Will Travel By Local Train Regularly

Recently Tiger Shroff travelled on  a local train in Mumbai to beat the rush hour to get home after shooting. He now intends to...

Amitabh Bachchan On The Evolution Of  Range Barse & Holi Khele Raghuveera Awadh mein

In his time the mighty Amitabh Bachchan not only featured in some spectacular Holi songs in films; he also sang one of the most...

“Mine  WasA Guest Appearance In The Ghazi Attack,” TapseeDefends Her Brief Role

In  the recently released The Ghazi Attack , Tapsee entered a slice of Indian history. The film wass based on  a submarine attack on...

If There Are Riots & Protests Are The Makers Of Ka Bodyscapes Willing To...

The chairperson of the censor board Pahlaj Nihalani  pooh-poohs all idea of rejecting certification to the Malayalam film Ka  Bodyscapesfor its gay content. “We  at...
Mostly Sunny: A Stunning Look At Leone’s Lurid Life

“When Sunny Leone Didn’t Mind Why Is Everyone Getting So Uptight?”

It looks  like Ram Gopal Varma has deliberately and knowingly raised an uproar once again with his  Women’s Day tweet which said , “I...

Shabana Azmi  Shoots In  Kashmir 

The Kashmir Valley seems to have opened its arms once again toBollywood in a big way. In the last two years at least 12-14...

La La Land Didn’t Get Best Picture Oscar Because It Didn’t Deserve It

It is  not difficult to fall in love with Damien Chazelle’s La La Land. The beautifully constructed film has music, songs, dances, colour,splendor ,...

Newsbreak: Fifty Shades Darker Banned  In  India

The Censor Board Of Film Certification(CBFC) has struck again. It has banned the much talked-about erotic thriller Fifty Shades Darker.Directed by James Foley and featuring...

Dear Mr Abu Azmi, Karan Johar Is Not Ill, But Some Politicians Are

Dear  Respected Parliamentarian, While we respect your right to an opinion on every issue on this earth, we  cannot  help laugh at your remarks on...

Amitabh Bachchan Uses His Powerful  Voice To Propagate Equal Distribution Of Wealth Between Male & Female...

When Mr Bachchan talks, we listen. During his 45 years of superstardom  he has used his powerful voice for innumerable social messages. His latest plea for a just...

RGV-Sachiin Joshi All Set To  Collaborate Again  After Veerappan

The experience of working together in Veerappan has been rewarding enough for producer-actor Sachiin Joshi and filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma to come together again...

Open Letter  from Bipasha Basu

While a lot has been said about my association with the recent London Fashion Show, I feel that I need to speak my mind...

Just In : Abbas-Mustan’s Machine Passed Without Any Cuts

Favourable  news for concerned father Abbas Burmanwala, of Abbas-Mustan fame. His son Mustafa’s debut film Machine was cleared on Wednesday afternoon by the Censor...
Kangana Ranaut

​Kangana On  Gujju Movie Spree​

To equip herself​ for her role of the Gujarati NRI struggling across the American cultural cosmopolitanism in Hansal Mehta’s Simran ​ Kangana is watching a...
Shekhar Kapoor

Shekhar Kapoor To Make  Paani With Hollywood Actors

Shekhar Kapoor’s dream project Paani, which was shelved by YashRaj films, has now moved West. The director who has helmed some extraordinary films in...

Subhash K Jha Interviews B R Vijayalakshmi

Subhash K  Jha Interviews B R  Vijayalakshmi , India and Asia’s First Female Cinematographer. Hailing from Tamil Nadu Vijalakshmi  was mentored by the  legendary...
Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya

A Sneak Peak Into The Zany World Of  Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya

It is the second in the proposed 3-project film franchise. The first was  Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya , the second Badrinath KiDulhniya(BKD) is...

Noor Shifts Original Novel From Karachi To Mumbai

From Babe Bindaas to Citizen Keen,that’s the journey Sonakshi Sinha undertakes in  director Sunhil Sippy’s Noor.The engaging trailer encapsulates the protagonist’s voyage from fun-seeking...
anupam kher

Anupam Kher: “I Brought In My Birthday With My Mother”

Anupam Kher who turned 62 on 7 March says  he is going to focus on doing what makes him happy in life. “I am no...

Female Cinematographers Of  India Unite

This Women’s Day there is heartening news for women cinematographers. A  group  of  feisty females from the cinematography fraternity have come together to honour...

Shabana Azmi To Speak In The House Of Lords

When it comes to bringing honour to the Indian film industry and the country, Shabana Azmi is next to none. It comes as a surprise...

‘Anarkali Of Aarah’ Has Not Even Been Certified, So How Can The Cuts Be...

Pahlaj Nihalani, the chairperson of the CBFC(censor board of film certification), is livid at the  the the insinuation that ‘censored scenes’ from a forthcoming...

Women, Empowered…Here’s Celebrating The Most Powerful Star Wives Of The Film Industry

Saira Pyar Tumhara …. To have a wife as passionately devoted as Saira Banu to look after you in your old age is every man’s dream. Dilip Kumar is the lucky...
Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar  On Women’s Safety

 As  a part of the social campaign called MARD(Men Against Rape & Discrimination) Farhan Akhtar has been relentlessly addressing the issue of women’s safety. However...

With Karan Johar Lashing Out , The Isolation Of Kangana Ranaut Is Complete For Now

Whatever she may  feel, think or say about herself, Kangana Ranaut is at the end of the day a vulnerable outsider in the film industry. The way...

Scoop: The CBFC To Take  Strong Action Against Rangoon For Breaking The Law

There is more troubled for the doomed Vishal Bhardwaj sunken epic Rangoon. The film is now in serious legal trouble for playing in theatres without the  censor certificate...

Shah Rukh Was An Absolute Show Stopper, Says Shabana

The fashion show on Sunday at Mijwan, Shabana Azmi’s ancestral village, in aid of girl child is special every year. This year it turned...

Nitesh Tiwari-Aamir Khan Reunite For An Ad On Empowered Daughters

A  new motivational ad directed by Nitesh Tiwari  shows Aamir Khan  revisiting the world of Dangal with two daughters who  are  shown to be ...

Koffee With Karan Ends Interviews With A Vegetarian Episode With Kapil Sharma

Call it boring or bland, or call him the resident president of La La Land. But Kapil Sharma refused to  get risqué with Karan...
विपुल-शाह

Who’s Afraid Of Logan? Not Vipul Shah For Sure

Director James Mangold’s Logan  has opened to a roaring boxofficeresponse all over India. But producer Vipul Shah whose Commando 2has opened alongside Logan is...

Dear Karan Johar, Welcome To Lullaby Land

Having known Karan Johar for nearly two decades, I am sure he is currently preparing his playlist of lullabies for his twins.He must have also ordered the designer clothes...

I take Advaniji’s insult very personally: Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha Won’t Take  His Mentor’s Insult Lying Down Author and Bollywood fan Chetan Bhagat put his foot in his mouth by comparing Rahul Gandhi’s no-performance report card in the Congress I. with senior BJP leader...

Shooting With Sanjay Dutt Resumed In Agra

After the fracas that  took place on Thursday on a busy roadway of Agra where Sanjay Dutt was shooting for Omung Kumar’s  Bhoomi, there...

TV Buzz

Weekend Without Sunil Grover, Kapil Sharma Show Stares At A TRP Dip

This weekend Kapil Sharma goes it alone on his show.Almost. He will be seen entertaining his guests without the pivotal help of Sunl Grover, Ali Asgar and Chandan Prabhakar. The boycott after Kapil’s drunken...

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Rhea Chakraborty’s braless picture: Is she new internet sensation!

The Sonali Cable actress has become an internet sensation in the recent times all thanks to her bold photoshoot pictures. Rhea stuns us all...