Bollywood News

November 30

Randhir Kapoor hospitalized in Breach Candy, Mumbai

Amidst the hype of Amitabh Bachchan’s surgery in Lilawati Hospital, not many people know that actor Randhir Kapoor was admitted to the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai on December 1, 2005. Reportedly, Kareena and Karishma Kapoor’s father, Randhir Kapoor was at the hospital on November 29, 2005 for a regular check-up and this is when his doctors recognized the problem of his insulin level dropping and infection in his feet. “He’s absolutely fine,” said the hospital’s public relation officer,

Amitabh Bachchan operated and out of danger

Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, who was admitted to Lilavati hospital on Monday, November 28, 2005, underwent an operation on Wednesday night in the same hospital. The surgery lasted for two hours treating diverticulitis, which is the growth of infected, hollow pockets in the large intestine. About four inches of the small intestine of the actor was removed. The operation was very much a success and the doctors state that Big B is in a stable condition. Although, the actor is completely out

November 29

Aishwarya Rai and J. P. Dutta shooting for Umrao Jaan in Jaipur

J. P. dutta has started filming for the remake of Muzaffar Ali’s all-time classic, Umrao Jaan in Jaipur with bollywood beauty Aishwarya Rai, who is to play a courtesan and poetess, the role that Rekha played in Ali’s classic. The first part of the shooting will be held in the City Palace in Rajasthan. Coincidently, the desert of Rajasthan has been seen in some of Dutta’s other ventures such as Refugee and Border. Other than Aishwarya Rai, Shabana Azmi and Him

November 27

Amitabh Bachchan hospitalized

Amitabh Bachchan, the god of the Indian Film Industry was admitted in the Escorts Hospital in Delhi on Monday, November 28, 2005. Mr. Bachchan complained of stomachache and this is when Mr. Amar Singh brought him to the hospital. The problem seems to be minor gastric trouble, which caused the pain. Although doctors say that everything is normal with Big B, they are still performing some precautionary tests just to make sure of any complications. According to reports, Bachchan sen

November 26

Urmila Matondkar and Ram Gopal Varma back together

The making of Ram Gopal Varma’s remake of the greatest movie in the history of Indian cinema, Sholay is in full swing. Here’s the latest development. Urmila Matondkar and Ramu are all set to come back for Ram Gopal Varma ki Sholay. No, she is not playing the bubbly Basanti or the simple Radha, Urmila is signed to play Helen and perform the electrifying track, ‘Mehbooba Mehbooba’ an R. D. Burman composition from the blockbuster Sholay

November 11

Sushmita Sen - The Multitasking woman

Sushmita Sen – the sultry actress is definitely sizzling hot these days. First it was boyfriend Randeep Hooda’s much acclaimed entry into the filmdom with ‘D’, and then it was her own call to success with the Salman starrer “Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya”. But that isn’t all, the diva has much up her sleeves.

November 10

After Shaadi No.1 it's Suraj Barjatya’s Vivah

Both on screen and off screen, the flavor of the season is wedding, ‘shaadi’, ‘byaah’, ‘nikaah’…‘Vivah’. This is no reference to box office blooper Shaadi No.1 or the real life awaited wedding of the Khan brothers of Shaadi No.1 but ‘Vivah’ is Suraj Barjatya’s latest fil

Govinda to make a comeback with Aparna Sen's 'The Jewellery Box'

He came, he danced and he set the screen on fire. Govinda, bollywood’s very own Hero No.1 - The ‘Virar ka chokra’ who emerged to become bollywood’s very own ‘Rajababu’ to rule the box office for more than a decade. Govinda once the perfect launch pad that sky rocketed dwindling careers of many a big names in the

November 8

Abhishek Bachchan Ford Fiesta's Brand Ambassador

Aby’s Baby finally seems to have grown up. Evidence, not only the bollywood success he has achieved but the fact that he’s emerging as a youth icon, a potential brand in himself. Cashing on the star’s recent sweeping success, Ford Company has signed in Abhishek Bachchan as brand ambassador to promote the company’s latest car For

November 7

Saif Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore to star in Eklavya

Kalpana Lajmi was the first to attempt and fail. Many a filmmakers made their rounds, but didn’t succeed. Mahesh Manjarekar was the latest to join the club of filmmakers who failed to accomplish the task. And the task? Signing in the mother – son duo of the reigning ‘Nawab’ of bollywood Saif Ali Khan and the graceful dimpled

November 4

Jimmy Shergill replaces Arshad Warsi

What if...Yun Hota To Kya Hota! One question that leaves most people guessing. This time its actor turned director Naseeruddin Shah’s turn to ponder and wonder what if...Yun Hota To Kya Hota. This time with bollywood’s very own ‘waris’ of comedy, Arshad Warsi. Naseeruddin Shah’s directorial debut 'Yun Hota To Kya

Aishwarya Rai and Shahrukh Khan celebrate birthdays

Comes November, comes party time! With King Khan and Queen Rai, stepping into one more eventful year of their lives, bollywood serenades in fête. While the media went all ga ga marking the birthday of Shahrukh Khan and Aishwarya Rai, the stars sincerely worked their way to one more promising year. While fans and well wisher