Bollywood News

September 3

Saif’s daughter Sara, Shahid’s brother Ishan to make acting debut together

According to the latest grapevine, Saif Ali Khan’s daughter Sara Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor’s brother Ishant Khattar are all set to make Bollywood debut. The two young faces will be launched by none other than filmmaker Karan Johar who was known to launch new faces like Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan in the past. An insider reveals, “Karan’s banner will be launching them(Ishaan and Sara) soon but one does not know who will be directing the project as of now.” Though an

Uday Chopra denies participating in ‘Bigg Boss 9’

Bollywood actor Uday Chopra rubbishes participating on the reality show, ‘Bigg Boss 9’. There were reports about Uday taking part on the show which was vehemently denied by the ‘Dhoom’ actor. The actor took to the social networking site, Twitter to announce his non-participating on the reality show. #Just to clarify. I'm not going on big boss. It's a great show but I'm not the right person for this. Hell, no PS4, ill die! #If there was a reality show I'd love to be a par

Rishi Kapoor turns 63; a look at 5 of his films with wife Neetu Singh

Rishi Kapoor played the role of his father’s younger version in the latter’s film ‘Mera Naam Joker’ and bagged the National Film Award for Best Child Artist. He also won the Filmfare Best Actor Award for his first lead role in ‘Bobby’. Coming from Bollywood’s first family, acting runs in his blood. With his chocolate boy image he starred in many romantic films and and stole a million hearts. Born on September 4, 1952, Rishi Kapoor turns 63 today. He has done a good number of films with

Aishwarya pays a visit to Aadesh Srivastava in hospital

After superstar Shahrukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan paid a visit to critically ill music composer Aadesh Srivastava in hospital, who is bravely fighting cancer for the last 41 days at Mumbai Kokilaben hospital. “The Bachchans and Aadesh’s families go back a long way. Aishwarya dropped in today and conveyed her warm wishes to Aadesh”, says a source.  Many well-wishers dropped in to meet Aadesh and his family. The doctors are appreciating Aadesh's spirit as how courageously

Watch: Sooraj and Athiya’s ‘Hero’ journey in ‘O Khuda’

Salman Khan has released the video of the song ‘O Khuda’ from his upcoming production venture ‘Hero’ starring newbies Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty. The soulful song has been composed and sung by Amaal Malik along with Palak Munchal. The video of the song features the lead pair stage their love story in ‘Wanted for Love’ in the film. From kidnapping the girl and falling in love with her to suffering separation - ‘O Khuda’ sums up the journey of the lovers in ‘Hero’. The song’s vide

Rani Mukherji to deliver her first baby in South Mumbai hospital

Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukherji are soon going to be proud parents of a baby girl or a boy. The delivery is due in January and the couple has chosen a South Mumbai hospital for the delivery of their first child. Highly thrilled Rani and Aditya are constantly in touch with a Mumbai doctor. The good news was broke by Rani’s sister-in-law Jyoti Mukherji. Before that the rumor of Rani’s pregnancy cropped up when the actress was spotted in a spa in London for the prenatal massage. Rani is q

Shah Rukh visits Aadesh Srivastava; composer showing improvement

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan paid a visit to his old friend Aadesh Srivastava at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital where the music director is undergoing treatment after his cancer relapsed for the second time. The actor who has always considered Aadesh a part of his family, dropped in at the hospital last night (Sept 2) and the music composer easily recognised his friend and was happy to see him, according to a report in an English daily. Aadesh had composed the music f

Sonam Kapoor turns producer with 'Battle for Bittora'

Actress Sonam Kapoor has decided to expand her horizons and will now produce films as well. She will don the hat of a producer for her upcoming film ‘Battle for Bittora’. While her father Anil Kapoor and sister Rhea are already producers, the actress said she was convinced by her sister to take this step. Sonam said, “It was Rhea who convinced me to turn a proper producer now and have my name in the credit titles. She feels it’s high time.” The ‘Raanjhanaa’ actress also added th

Sidharth-Katrina begins ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ shoot in Scotland

Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif film starrer has got a new name, ‘Baar Baar Dekho’. The film was earlier named ‘Kal Kisne Dekha’ but now the makers had a different title. The film went on floor and the shooting will take place in Glasgow, Scotland. Described as a timeless love story, ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ is Nitya Mehra’s directorial debut, who assisted directors on films like ‘Life of Pi’ and ‘Don’. The film will be jointly produced by Excel Entertainment and Karan Johar’s Dhar

September 2

‘Peepli live’ co-director Mahmood Farooqui charged with rape

A Delhi court has framed charges against ‘Peepli Live’ co-director Mahmood Farooqui for the alleged sexual assault of an American researcher, and fixed September 9 to begin the trial in the case. Giving the instructions, Additional Sessions Judge Sanjiv Jain said, “On March 28 at the accused’s residence in Sukhdev Vihar, you (Mr. Farooqui) committed rape of the prosecutrix in the manner as defined under Section 375, punishable under Section 376 of the IPC. Let the charge be framed. The

Salman Khan to shoot ‘Bigg Boss 9’ promo in Karjat

‘Big Boss’ fans are waiting for the ninth instalment of the popular reality show to hit the small screen. While the last season of the high-voltage show kick-started on September 21, it appears that ‘Bigg Boss 9’ will be arriving a little late as its promos are yet to be shot. According to reports, the promos for the upcoming season will begin airing from September 10. Superstar Salman Khan who is currently busy shooting for ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ in Karjat will shoot for the ‘Bigg Bos

Deepika makes funny video of her ex-flame Ranbir Kapoor

Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor geared up for the promotion of their upcoming film, ‘Tamasha’ and the duo had a great fun on the film set. This is the third time Ranbir and Deepika teaming up after ‘Bachna Ae Haseeno’ and ‘Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahini’ and the star couple is highly looking forward to it. Deepika uploaded a funny video of Ranbir on her Twitter handle and the video shows how the ‘Barfi’ is totally ignorance about social media, his least interest on the matter. I

Ranbir and Katrina spotted together in London

After recent rumours of Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif’s troubled relationship, the Bollywood love birds have been spotted together in London. It is a pleasant co-incidence for the lovers that the shooting of their respective films are scheduled at the same time place and same place. While Ranbir arrived in London for the shooting of Karan Johar’s ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’, Katrina is there for her film ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ opposite Siddharth Malhotra, which is being shot in Glasgow. The ‘Phan

Malaika makes a grand entry on ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded’

Malaika Arora Khan replaced Karan Johar as the judge of the dance celebrity show, ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded’. On the first day of the shoot, Malaika made a great entry. She also shook legs with Shahid Kapoor. Malaika also received a call from Karan Johar and wished her luck for her stint in ‘Jhalak...’. "Malaika's entrance was grand as always. She entered sitting inside a big heart to the song Munni badnaam hui. The contestants and judges were really happy to see h

Sunny Leone's condom ads will increase rapes, says CPI leader

Left leader Atul Kumar Anjan made a shocking and controversial statement about the Indo-Canadian porn star turned Bollywood actress Sunny Leone. Speaking at a public rally in Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh, Atul Kumar Anjan claimed that actor Sunny Leone's condom advertisements promote rapes in the country. "There is a woman Sunny Leone. She has worked in many nude films. There is an ad - she's lying down and one man is coming to her. It's a condom ad. If they are shown everywhere

Twiterratis congratulate Anushka Sharma for team India’s win in Sri Lanka

Actress Anushka Sharma received a slew of congratulatory messages on Twitter after team India won the test series against Sri Lanka on its soil after 22 long years under the captaincy of the actress’ beau Virat Kohli. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi and cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar among many others congratulated the team on the historic win on Monday, some twitteratis were of the view that Anushka too deserved to be congratulated. The ‘Bombay Velvet’ actress was at the

Rani Mukherji performs ‘hawan’ at Yash Raj for the baby’s well being

Rani Mukherji might not have declared the good news to the world but her sister-in-law Jyoti Mukherji announced the good news that Rani is pregnant during an interview. Now that the sweet secret is revealed we are wondering what preparation the Chopra’s are making to welcome the first child of Yash Raj head honcho Aditya Chopra. According an insider, before Rani and Aditya left for an undisclosed location, Rani performed a ‘hawan’ at Yash Raj for the well being of the child. "Rani is v

Katrina perfect for Ranbir, says Kareena Kapoor

Katrina Kaif is perfect for Ranbir Kapoor, feels Kareena Kapoor Khan. This is not the first time Kareena spoke high about the actress. During Karan Johar’s chat show ‘Koffee with Karan’. Kareena referred Katrina as her would be sister-in-law in Ranbir’s presence and also pulled Ranbir’s leg telling that she would dance to ‘Chikni Chameli’, ‘Sheela Ki Jawani’ on his wedding. Now at the recent interview with Filmfare, Kareena said that she believes Katrina is perfect Ranbir. On knowing m

Actress Swara Bhaskar falls prey to ATM fraud

Bollywood actress Swara Bhaskar who is currently shooting for Sooraj  Barjatya’s ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ has fallen prey to ATM frauds. She has filed a police complaint in this regard. It happened when she was returning from her day’s shooting schedule for the upcoming film which stars Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor. According to a source close to the actress, Swara was returning to her hotel from ND Studios, Karjat when she stopped by a shopping mall in Kharghar to withdraw

Rani Mukherjee pregnant, Aditya Chopra is on seventh heaven

Now that it is almost confirmed Rani Mukherjee is pregnant with Aditya’s child, the Chopra household is rejoicing Rani Mukherji’s pregnancy news. The members are basking in the joy and preparation to welcome the new born already begun. The father-to-be Aditya Chopra is on seventh heaven on learning Rani’s pregnancy and the couple yet again off to an undisclosed location. Rani’s pregnancy news was confirmed by the actress’s sister-in-law Jyoti Mukherji, while talking to a tabloid she co

Hrithik is a hot guy and so it's nice romancing him, Sonam Kapoor

Superhero of Bollywood Hrithik Roshan and fashionista Sonam Kapoor looked every bit of stylish as they unveiled the Honey Singh’s ‘Dheere Dheere’ song. Hrithk looked handsome in a red t-shirt and jeans with shades while Sonam Kapoor dazzles in a long-sleeved black top with a shiny skirt to match and tie-up sandals. Both Hrithik and Sonam wished to act in a film together. Hrithik told media, "I like to work with Sonam. I think we should do a film together." Sonam also responded t

Shweta Basu Prasad denies being part of ‘Bigg Boss 9’

As the ninth edition of the popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss’ is set to go on airs very soon, names of certain actors and controversial figures are doing the rounds as probable participants of the show. ‘Bigg Boss’ which is the Indian version of British reality show ‘Big Brother’ often serves as a platform for celebrities who have fizzled out from memory, to resurrect their image. Recently, a tentative list of names was apparently leaked online which revealed the names of actors Shweta

September 1

Kareena wants to get professional training in classical dance

Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan is a good dancer as is evident from her dance numbers in films, but she has always harboured a desire to learn a classical dance form. It was her childhood passion to learn Indian classical dance. The gorgeous actress said she is interested in learning Kathak or Bharatnatyam, but due to her work commitments she is unable to get professional training in classical dance. "I plan to get trained professionally in Kathak or Bharatnatyam in the n

Hrithik, Sonam express their wish to work together in film

Bollywood actors Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor who recreated the magic and romance of the song ‘Dheere Dheere’ from 1990 film ‘Ashiqui’ have expressed their interest to work with each other. The duo has showcased crackling chemistry in rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh’s recreation of the popular track. “I like to work with Sonam. I think we should do a film together,” Hrithik told reporters during the launch ceremony of the music video. Sonam also responded by saying, “I would love to work w

Radhika Apte and Gulshan Devaiah to star in ‘Hunterrr’ sequel

Radhika Apte and Gulshan Devaiah have been teamed up for ‘Hunterrr’ sequel to be directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni, who has directed the prequel. Gulshan Devaiah confirmed the news, saying, “I was really happy with the response Hunterrr received, so when Harshavardhan approached us for the sequel, I immediately said yes.” Gulshan revealed, “My character, Mandar Ponkshe, was a terribly insecure man in Hunterrr part 1 until he found Tripti Radhika Apte who accepted hi

Revealed: Names of 'Bigg Boss 9' possible participants

Colours television is all set to launch the ninth edition of its popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss’. The first promo will go on air on September 10. ‘Bigg Boss’ is the Indian version of British show ‘Big Brother’, wherein participants are locked up in a mansion with virtual strangers all by themselves. Every ‘Bigg Boss’ fan is waiting with bated breath to see what is in store in the new season of the show. While it is still unsure whether Salman Khan will return to host ‘Bigg Boss 9’, a

Doctors have given up on Aadesh, says wife Vijeta Pandit

Music composer Aadesh Srivastava is battling with cancer for the third time and hope for his recovery is very less. His wife Vijeta Pandit informs doctors almost given up on Aadesh. “We had gone to America and had just returned when he suddenly started bleeding from his nose. It wouldn’t stop.We rushed him to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital. That’s been his home for the last month. I am running from hospital to residence all day long trying to remain sane even as the doctors have given up o

Divyanka, Karan of ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' celebrate co-actor’s birthday

Small screen actress Divyanka Tripathi, aka Ishita Bhalla of the popular teleseries 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' along with its other casts and crew celebrated co-actor Abhay Bhargava’s birthday. Abhay plays the role of Divyanka’s father in the series which is aired on Star Plus. The actress took to photo-sharing platform Instagram and posted a picture of her on-screen dad whose face was smeared with cake. She capitioned the picture, “"Appa #RockingParty of Mr #AbhayBhargava #PhotoSeries star

Sanjay Dutt’ to star in Sanjay Gupta’s action-thriller post jail-term

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt will make a comeback to films with an action-thriller to be directed by ‘Jazbaa’ director Sanjay Gupta, after his prison term ends. Convicted in the 1993 Mumbai Blasts case for illegal possession of arms, the actor is serving his sentence in Pune’s Yerwada Jail. The ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S’ actor is currently out on parole for his daughter’s nose surgery. Sanjay Dutt and the director met recently and the duo decided to do a film together after the actor’s senten

20 yrs after ‘Hum Paanch’, Vidya Balan might return to small screen

Possibility is high that versatile actress Vidya Balan, who started her acting career with television soap, ‘Hum Paanch’ might return to small screen almost after two decades. Vidya is in talk with a production house for a talk show. Says a source, "An international production house had approached Vidya a couple of months ago to host a Ted Talk show. She liked the concept and discussed several ideas with

Rani Mukerji, Aditya Chopra’s baby room done on a huge scale

Rani Mukherji, who is married to Yash Raj head honcho Aditya Chopra, is pregnant with her first child. The report about Rani’s pregnancy was surfaced in the media month back but it was finally given a stamp by Rani’s sister-in-law Jyoti Mukerji. According to Mumbai Mirror, Mukerji’s sister-in-law, Jyoti Mukerji confirmed Rani's pregnancy, she said, “Yes, Rani is pregnant.” It is heard that when Aditya first learnt about Rani’s pregnancy, he could not hold his joy. Aditya Chopra is on

Hrithik Roshan denies dating Kangana Ranaut

Bollywood’s Greek God Hrithik Roshan vehemently denied dating the ‘Queen’ of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut. It was not too late when the superhero was rumoured to be dating Kangana but Hrithik at launch of Bhushan Kumar’s new single ‘Dheere Dheere’ starring him and Sonam Kapoor states that he is very much single. When asked, who he would like to dedicate this song to in real life, Hrithik casually replied, “I don’t hav

Amitabh Bachchan files police complaint against “dirty” SMSes

Tech savvy Amitabh Bachchan who yesterday revealed that his Twitter handle was hacked has filed a police complaint saying that he has been receiving "dirty, abusive" SMSes for the past one year. "Through a certain period of time, I have been receiving dirty, filthy, abusive sms messages on my personal phone. I attach herewith photocopies of my mobile screen containing the content that I speak about." Big B wrote in a letter addressed to the senior inspector of Juhu police station, acco

Kangana Ranaut to be replaced in ‘Rangoon’?

Actress Kangana Ranaut is counted among the leading actresses of Bollywood. She has become one of the highest paid actresses following her successful movies like ‘Queen’ and ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’. Her next film ‘Katti Batti’ opposite Imran Khan is set to release this Friday. However, one of her upcoming movies, ‘Rangoon’ to be directed by Vishal Bharadwaj has apparently run into trouble. According to a DNA report, the ‘Gangster’ actress wants to co-direct the project. Kangan