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Javed inspires Toilet: Ek Prem Katha writers

Writers Siddharth Singh and Garima Wahal, known for their work in films like Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-leela, have penned a poem, Thande Lekhak, inspired by veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar’s recent call for free writing and expression. Earlier this month, Akhtar recited a new poem in public that urged writers to...

Was offered Padmaavat, says Kangana Ranaut

When it comes to candid conversations and being honest admissions, there is no one like Kangana Ranaut. Not only is she one of the most talented and versatile actors in the industry, but she is also someone who does not believe in mincing her words. She recently did a show with a leading publication where...

Kangana calls Ranbir-Alia ‘dumb’ for dating each other

Mumbai – Kangana Ranaut has always been known for making controversial statements. The actress had earlier slammed Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt for teaming up against her and not coming out in support of her film, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. However, the actor is again back in her angry avatar and took a dig...

Alia Bhatt: I hope I don’t take everything for granted

At the age of 26, Alia Bhatt has won the heart of the nation. A star in the true sense, Alia Bhatt has outdone herself in every film. And, she has an amazing lineup of films coming up in the next two years, including Kalank, Brahmastra, RRR, Inshallah and Takht, and yet this young actress...

Rajpal Yadav: I will soon start the shooting of the film Time To Dance

Actor Rajpal Yadav, who came out of prison late February after serving a sentence in a case of non-repayment of a loan, says he is healed, happy and excited to go back to a film set and start shooting all over again. “I will soon start the shooting of the film Time To Dance (alongside...

Paparazzi is part of life, says Arora

Mumbai – Bollywood is a great place to be in, accepts actor Malaika Arora, adding, “I think there’s a wish to experiment and try out something new. That’s probably how I got inspired.” Although, she does agree there may have been a sense of insecurity in the industry too. Malaika was very young barely a...

Bam to team up with Johar

Digital star Bhuvan Bam and Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar will engage in a live chat at the YouTube Fan Fest. Performing as his famous BB Ki Vines character “Titu Mama”, Bhuvan will be initiating a live Titu Talks version with Karan at the fest. The act is set to play out for around 15 minutes...

Sonakshi Sinha: Block is my favourite button on social media

Mumbai – With over 27 million fans on Instagram and Twitter combined, actress Sonakshi Sinha has a huge fan following on social media. While she receives a massive amount of love on these platforms, she also has to deal with trollers who often try to body-shame her. However, she has her own way of dealing...

Jacqueline: I was my own role model

Mumbai – Actress Jacqueline Fernandez was recently in New Delhi where she hosted a yoga session along with celebrity yoga instructor Anshuka Parwani while announcing her investment in RAW Pressary, a cold press juice company. Talking about her journey so far, the Sri Lankan born actress admits that she always knew her path. “But I...

Luka Chuppi: Kartik Aaryan, Kriti Sanon film is ‘shuddh desi romance’ gone wrong

In Bollywood, there are actors and there are stars, Kartik Aaryan is definitely the latter. Say what you will about his previous movies (being derogatory towards women) and I would agree, but Bollywood’s latest star can carry a film on his own shoulders. His latest release, Luka Chuppi is no different. No, it isn’t derogatory...

Kriti Sanon: People don’t look at your acting if you’re in glamorous role

Kriti Sanon says it took a Bareilly Ki Barfi for people to take note of her talent as she believes there is common perception that if an actor is not glamorous, she will act well. Though she started out with big commercial ventures, her turn as a small town girl in the Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari...

Richa Chadha: Ali and I usually meet at the airport

Even after spending over a decade in the Hindi cinema industry and proving her mettle with films like Gangs of Wasseypur, Masaan, and Fukrey, actress Richa Chadha says she still feels like an outsider at times and has accepted this feeling. “Ya! I still feel (an outsider) sometimes… maybe my kids won’t feel like an...

Sonam faces backlash over anti-war stance

Following the Pulwama terror attack and IAF’s multiple aerial strikes at terror launch pads at various places across LoC, actor Sonam Kapoor took to her Instagram handle to talk about her anti-war stance, comparing ‘average’ Indian and Pakistani citizens, saying that it is they who suffer in war, along with soldiers “who are always first...

Will wait for Salman Khan, says Sooraj Barjatya

Superstar Salman Khan is extremely busy with the shooting of Bharat and according to the latest report, the actor will also be collaborating with Sanjay Leela Bhansali for his next, which means his dates are blocked. However, filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya, who is very fond of Salman, has an idea ready for him but will wait...

Deepika Padukone’s three looks in Chhapaak

Deepika Padukone- starrer Chhapaak that is scheduled to go on floors soon has begun with the look tests. Director Meghna Gulzar who is working with the team to finalise the set and looks has been sharing pictures of the ‘prep’ on Instagram. However, the biggest challenge rests with the make-up team to transform beautiful Deepika...

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