Thursday, March 23, 2023


Gerard Butler recollects almost killing Hilary Swank on 'P.S. I Love You' sets

Hollywood actor Gerard Butler is still feeling guilty over an incident with co-star Hilary Swank on the set of their 2007 romcom, 'P.S. I Love You'.

SRK's comeback films, daughter Suhana's 'The Archies' debut nab 4 spots on IMDb list

Shah Rukh Khan's comeback film 'Pathaan' tops the Internet Movie Database IMDb's most anticipated Indian movies list for 2023.A media statement from IMDb says that among the Indian movies with planned releases in India in 2023, these 20 were consistently the most popular with IMDb users, as determined by the actual page views of the more than 200 million monthly visitors to the website worldwide throughout 2022.

Tiger Shroff shares glimpses from 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan'

Bollywood star Tiger Shroff's glimpses from his upcoming action entertainer film 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' are gaining momentum on social media. The film also stars Akshay Kumar, who had a rough patch on the professional front in 2022.In the pictures, Tiger can be seen doing what he does best - high octane action sequences and acrobatics. Dressed in a sleeveless jacket, Tiger effortlessly fits his part of an action hero.

'BB 16': Tina's team pens open letter after her character assassination on TV

'Bigg Boss 16' inmate Tina Datta's team has penned an open letter stating that the actress' character is being assassinated by other women in the show on national television.The letter came after the housemates joked about Tina's growing closeness with co-contestant Shalin Bhanot in New Year's special.

'Khan Sir' says humour is the secret sauce of his popular YouTube classes

Popular YouTuber and teacher known to the world as 'Khan Sir' talked about his teaching style and how he is inspired by Kapil Sharma.Khan Sir revealed that the comedy reality show is the inspiration behind his unique method of teaching.He shared: "Whenever these poor students get tired of studying, they watch 'The Kapil Sharma Show'. Initially, I used to think that we are trying to teach them but they are more interested in the show."

Chopper carrying Balakrishna returns to Ongole due to bad weather, promotional tour delayed

A helicopter carrying Tollywood star N. Balakrishna returned to Andhra Pradesh's Ongole town due to bad weather, 20 minutes after it took off for Hyderabad, on Saturday.Balakrishna was in Ongole town for the pre-release event of his upcoming movie 'Veera Simha Reddy'. After the night halt in the town, he left for Hyderabad in a helicopter. He was accompanied by director B. Gopal.

'Bigg Boss 16': Major fight breaks out after Shalin pushes Priyanka

In an upcoming episode of 'Bigg Boss 16', a major fight will be seen taking place between Shalin Bhanot and Priyanka Chahar Choudhary amid a task.In the task, the voice of Bigg Boss will be heard saying that it has been 14 weeks and who according to the contestants still needs a clear vision.

Shah Rukh Khan's nickname for Alia Bhatt is 'Amma Bhatt Kapoor'

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has shared a nickname for actress Alia Bhatt after she said she will call him 'Pathaan' after the film's release.Alia had a banter filled exchange with SRK on Twitter, where the actor treated his fans with an 'Ask SRK' session on Twitter.

Battle Royale: Harry recounts how William assaulted him, called Meghan 'rude'

In revelations that could rock Britain's royal family, Prince Harry, in his highly anticipated autobiography, 'Spare', says he was physically attacked by his brother, William, now Prince of Wales, as their relationship fell apart over the younger prince's marriage to the American actor, Meghan Markle, reports 'The Guardian' newspaper, after seeing excerpts from an advance copy of the book.Describing a confrontation at his London home in 2019, Harry, the Duke of Sussex, says William called Meghan "difficult", "rude" and "abrasive", which Harry calls a "parrot[ing of] the press narrative" about his American wife, 'The Guardian' notes.

Zaan Khan roped in to play an unpredictable and careless personality in 'Maitree'

Film and TV actor Zaan Khan will be seen playing the male lead opposite Shrenu Parikh in the show 'Maitree'.He is playing the role of an NRI, Saransh, who has a very unpredictable and careless personality. It is difficult to judge him as his mood changes within seconds and he behaves in a very strange manner. He will be seen getting married to Maitree(Shrenu Parikh) in the show.

Arjun Kapoor grateful to Indian Idol contestants for making him relive 2 States

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor expressed his gratitude towards contestants Rishi Singh and Bidipta Chakraborty for making him relive the memories of his film '2 States' through their performance.On the singing reality show, 'Indian Idol 13', Rishi along with Bidipta Chakraborty performed on the track 'Mast Magan', originally sung by Arijit Singh for the 2014 film '2 States'.

'BB 16': Archana, Sajid lose cool after Shalin, Tina trade ration to be safe from nominations

In the upcoming episode of 'Bigg Boss 16', the housemates will get a chance to win back the ration they lost during the weekly task. However, things take a serious turn after Shalin and Tina decide to give up everything to keep themselves safe from nominations.In a promo, Shalin, Tina and Priyanka Choudhary are seen discussing the upcoming nominations. Both Tina and Shalin accept that they are scared of nominations and would do anything to be safe. They say that they would go to any length to keep themselves safe from nominations.

'Kundali Bhagya' star Abhishek Kapur takes a break back home in Delhi

Abhishek Kapur has shared his experiences from his home city Delhi, where he is taking a break from Mumbai to be with family and friends.The shooting schedule of Kapur, who plays a lead role in the popular TV serial 'Kundali Bhagya', doesn't allow him too many breaks, so his excitement about his Delhi interlude is palpable in his Instagram post.

Sanjay Gagnani takes a break, digs Turkish delicacies in Istanbul

'Naagin' actor Sanjay Gagnani managed to take out some time out in the past few days and travelled to Istanbul. And now he has shared his memories of the time he spent in the city and the food he has had with Turkish families.He said: "I had a blast in Istanbul and it was indeed a great experience to be there." The food that stood out from the feasts Turkish families hosted for him included notably rice with chestnuts, chicken roast, and a variety of Turkish cold and warm appetisers.

How to host a perfect celebration

The passing of the old year and the coming of the new calls for a flurry of activity that is both enjoyable and controlled. Your interior decor can be a tasteful blend of cosier material tones and more striking colour schemes that create a feeling of exclusivity, making the evening a memorable occasion. Here are some suggestions to help host a celebration from interior designer Punam Kalra, creative director of I'm the Centre for Applied Arts. Bring in the colour of the year

James Wan already planning to turn horror movie 'M3GAN' into franchise

Filmmaker James Wan is already contemplating a 'M3GAN' sequel. The 45-year-old filmmaker is a producer for the new sci-fi horror flick about a robotic doll that becomes extremely protective of a child and he explained how the flick could develop into a franchise.

Geared up for 2023, Bhumi Pednekar will exhibit her versatility as an actor

Actress Bhumi Pednekar has six releases in 2023 including 'Bheed', 'The Ladykiller', 'Afwaa', 'Bhakshak', 'Mere Husband Ki Biwi', and says that this year will be hers as an artist.Bhumi said: "With six films releasing this year, I'm putting it out in the universe that 2023 will be my year in cinema as an actor! Given the diversity of these films and the powerful women that I will essay in the film, I don't think I could push myself any further to showcase the variety of roles that I can play as an artist."

After hand pump, Sunny Deol lifts giant wheel in most awaited 'Gadar' sequel

He is remembered for uprooting a hand pump in 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha' in 2001, and over two decades later he will be seen lifting a giant wheel in the sequel of the film. The first look of 'Gadar 2' has been unveiled and Sunny and Ameesha Patel are in the leading roles. The film is slated for a 2023 release, directed by Anil Sharma.

Akshay Oberoi on 'Fighter': My character is a tribute to real life heroes

Actor Akshay Oberoi, who will be seen in the upcoming Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone-starrer 'Fighter', said that his character in the film is a tribute to real life heroes.Akshay, who will be seen playing the role of an Air Force officer, said that it's an honour for him to play his part.

BFI curator asserts Alia's performance in 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' is Oscar-worthy

Alia Bhatt received words of praise from the British Film Institute's Robin Baker, who said that the Bollywood actress should be nominated at the British Academy Film Awards and Oscars for her performance in 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'.Alia thanked Baker for all the appreciation coming her way.

Arjun Kanungo to appear in a cameo in 'Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat'

Singer Arjun Kanungo is set to make a cameo in Alaya F and debutant Karan Mehta's upcoming film 'Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat', a romantic musical Anurag Kashyap and Amit Trivedi. Arjun said: "What a fun project to be part of! Anurag sir called me out of the blue and asked me if I want to come to London to shoot something with him."

Salman Khan's fan travels 1100 km to wish him on his birthday

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan recently met one of his fans from Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, who travelled all the way to Mumbai on his bicycle to meet him on his birthday. He impressed the actor as he traversed about 1100 km. His picture with the 'Dabangg' actor is going viral; there is a board on his cycle that reads: "Chalo unko duwaae dete chale. Jabalpur to Mumbai, deewaana mai chala."

James Cameron explains 'game plan' for 'Avatar' sequels

Filmmaker James Cameron has compared the 'Avatar' sequels to "episodic television."The 68-year-old filmmaker has directed the long-awaited blockbuster 'Avatar: The Way of Water' and confirmed that a number of sequels are planned for the coming years to make sure that the sci-fi franchise stays fresh in the memories of audiences.

Karan, Gashmeer, & Reem to be seen together in 'Ishq Mein Ghayal'

Karan Kundrra, Gashmeer Mahajani, and Reem Shaikh are all set to be seen in the fantasy drama 'Ishq Mein Ghayal'. The actors spoke about the concept of the show and threw light on their characters.Karan is a well-known face of the entertainment industry and was seen in 'Kitani Mohabbat Hai', 'Dil Hi Toh Hai, and also hosted reality shows like 'Dance Deewane Juniors', 'Roadies', and many more.

Here's why Kim Kardashian is drinking coffee and alcohol

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has started drinking some beverages she usually doesn't pick. She revealed that she now consumes both coffee and alcohol."I started to drink a little bit at the age of 42. Coffee and alcohol," Kim shared on the December 27 episode of The goop Podcast, as per People. "I feel like I just gotta let loose a little bit."As for why Kim has started drinking these, she shared that she wanted to make a change to her habit of always being in work mode. 

Kiara-Sidharth wedding on the cards in Rajasthan?

With internet abuzz of news about Bollywood stars Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra to tie the knot, people are wondering if another palace wedding is on the cards in Rajasthan.In December 2021, Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif had tied the knot at The Six Senses Fort Barwara in Sawai Madhopur. Their wedding function was a top secret affair where cent per cent privacy was maintained.

Miley Cyrus is determined to be good listener

Singer Miley Cyrus has revealed her New Year's resolution for 2023.Promising to listen more, both to herself and others next year, the 30-year-old pop star explained the vow was inspired by a conversation with her Godmother Dolly Parton who admitted that she got a telling off from her husband Carl Thomas Dean.

Doja Cat allegedly caught doing drugs in chat room video

Shocked, one person simply reacted with, "Rapper Doja Cat has reportedly been caught doing drugs in a video which captured her interaction with other users of Tinychat room.In the video which has circulated online, the 'Kiss Me More' hitmaker was seen wearing a black long-sleeve top while smoking a cigarette. Seemingly not having the best time of her life, she lashed out at other users for being "so f**king mean" to her.

Tollywood's first big 2023 release: Chiranjeevi-starrer 'Waltair Veerayya' on Jan 13

The first big release of 2023 is 'Waltair Veerayya', starring superstars Chiranjeevi and Ravi Teja. The action drama is written and directed by Bobby Kolli, with Shruti Haasan and Catherine Tresa as the leading ladies.Produced by Mythri Movie Makers, the film opens on January 13. The Telugu original and the dubbed Hindi version will be released on the same day with the same title. Grandmaster and B4U will handle the Hindi release.

'KGF' helmer Prashanth Neel to rope in Aamir Khan for Jr NTR movie

Prashanth Neel, director of "KGF" Chapter 1 and 2, plans to rope in Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan for his movie with Junior NTR, sources close to him stated.b Prashanth Neel and Junior NTR have already announced their project. The team is considering Aamir for the role opposite to Junior NTR. The project is likely to be rolled out in the next year.Presently, Prashanth Neel is busy with "Salaar", starring Prabhas of "BaahubalI" fame. Sources say that he is now engaged in the post-production work of the movie.

'KBC 14' contestant amuses Big B with her conversation

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan enjoyed playing some interesting games and having a hilarious conversation with 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 14' contestant Riyanka Sharma from Indore. She took over the hotseat for the finale episode of the show and entertained the audience and host with her light-hearted conversation.When the host asked her about her favourite food, she replied it is 'elaichi' (cardamom) and he was left in splits. She said it helps in weight loss.She also added that during her school days her friends used to call her elaichi.

Apple may cut prices of base, Plus models of iPhone 15

Tech giant Apple is reportedly considering an iPhone 15 price cut which will apply to the base model as well as the Plus model.According to Macworld, reports have consistently indicated that demand for the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max was higher than expected, with lower demand for the base model iPhone 14 -- particularly the iPhone 14 Plus.

Olivia Colman stole something from 'The Crown' set

Actress Olivia Colman may have moved on from 'The Crown' after season four, but she still carries a piece of the show with her.The Oscar winner, who played Queen Elizabeth II on seasons three and four of Netflix's 'The Crown', managed to snag a special memento before she left Buckingham Palace behind for good, reports .The third season of The Crown opens with a shot of Colman in our first glimpse of her as the late Queen, admiring a new stamp design with her face on it. As it turns out, the scene played out very similarly in real life.

Bhaweeka finds her role in 'Maitree' similar to Kareena's in 'Jab We Met'

'Baalveer Returns' actress Bhaweeka Chaudhary, who will be seen playing the role of a strong and glamorous girl in the new show 'Maitree', spoke about getting a role similar to Geet in 'Jab We Met,' and how the lead actress Shrenu Parikh made her comfortable on the sets.

Rashmika does it again, trolled for comments on South cinema music

Rashmika Mandanna is being trolled once again for "forgetting and looking down upon her roots." It come days after she invited the ire of netizens for showing no gratitude for the production house that gave her a break in Kannada cinema.The 'Pushpa' star, whose Hindi movie 'Mission Majnu' with Siddharth Malhotra is releasing soon, stated during the film's promotions that in Bollywood, romantic songs have a tradition, whereas in the south, there are only masala songs and item numbers.

Rahul Vaidya recalls constant stage fright during his 'Indian Idol' days

Singer Rahul Vaidya recalled being a contestant in the first season of the singing reality show 'Indian Idol' and how he got shivers before any performance. He also added that people often associate him with the show only.

'Bigg Boss 16': Housemates turn publishers and editors for nomination task

In the upcoming episode of 'Bigg Boss 16', eight nominated contestants Sreejita De, Vikkas Manaktala, Priyanka Chahar Choudhary, Sumbul Touqeer, Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia, Soundarya Sharma, Tina Datta and Shalin Bhanot will be seen donning the hats of publishers for a task.These publishers must pitch a negative story of the contestants they want to nominate to editors (safe contestants), Sajid Khan, Archana Gautam, Abdu Rozik, MC Stan and captain Shiv Thakare.The editors will be asked to publish selected stories given by the publishers in three rounds and only seven headlines can be published in 'BB Daily'. The one who doesn't make it to the newspaper is protected from nominations this week. Many creative headlines and gossips grace this exciting newspaper.

Bakhtiyaar Irani talks about playing a fashion photographer in 'Wagle Ki Duniya'

Former 'Bigg Boss 3' contestant Bakhtiyaar Irani has joined the cast of the sitcom 'Wagle Ki Duniya: Nayi Peedhi Naye Kissey'. The actor gets candid about playing a fashion photographer in the show and portraying a character with a grey shade for the first time.

Kate Hudson jokes she only had cucumber ahead of filming bikini scenes in 'Knives Out 2'

Actress Kate Hudson joked that she stuck to a diet of cucumbers while filming her bikini scenes in 'Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery'.Hudson made the gag on ITV's 'This Morning' show on Wednesday, while discussing her poolside scene where she wears an orange two-piece. She said about abstaining from booze being drunk by other cast members to keep her figure, "When everybody was having aperol spritz, I was waiting for that scene to be shot. So, I was like, 'I'll just have that cucumber',".

Kim Kardashian is having 'really hard' time co-parenting with Kanye

Kim Kardashian recently shared how the co-parenting situation is going with her former husband, Kanye West.During a Monday guest spot on the 'Angie Martinez IRL' podcast, the 42-year-old 'Kardashians' star discussed the highly controversial artiste and their four children."Co-parenting is really f***ing hard," Kardashian said, as she was brought to tears.The former couple, who share daughters North, 9, Chicago, 4, and sons Saint, 6, and Psalm, 3, finalised their highly-publicised divorce in November, following West's on-and-off social media play-by-play of the situation.As per 'People', despite what is going on with West, Kardashian stands by the decision to shield their children from what plays out online and says she is doing her best.