Bollywood News

October 31

Ash, Abhi visit monument of love Taj Mahal

Ash recently celebrated her first Karva Chauth in grand style at the Bachchan residence and it seems that the lovebirds, Ash and Abhi continue to be in a festive holiday mood. After spending time together on Karva Chauth, Ash and Abhi along with Jaya Bachchan and family friend Amar Singh visited the monument of love, the Taj Mahal in Agra. The Taj Mahal is one of t

Aamir Khan loses custody of brother to father Tahir Hussain

The battle between two brothers and the rest of the family members also being dragged into, has been on for weeks now, when Aamir’s brother Faisal accused him of forcibly keeping him in his custody and also administering medical treatment when he did not require it. Yesterday, a part of the battle came to an end when a metropolitan court granted custody of Faisal Khan to his father Tahir Hussain a

October 30

Salman, Akshay, Aamir in similar roles for a Hollywood adaptation

Bollywood has been inspired from several hit Hollywood films and several of our bollywood directors have managed to make successful adaptations too. However there seems to be a few current hot themes right now, like science fiction, futuristic films and even sports films. Many filmmakers have often faced the dilemma of being stuck with similar stories, but this time round it seems three filmmakers have zeroed in on the same storyline with three big stars Salman, Akshay and even Aamir. Salma

Ash celebrates her first Karva Chauth in style at the Bachchan residence

Karva Chauth is a time when all the married ladies get together in their finest traditional clothes and bedecked in their best jewellery fast and pray for the long lives of their husbands. Ash who was celebrating her first Karva Chauth at the Bachchan home, did so in grand style. Ash has been staunchly promoting a traditional image after she got married to Abhishek, so it comes as no surprise that Ash opted to fast for a day for the long life of hubby Abhishek. The Bachchans always have a l

Kareena Kapoor all set to don a bikini

Kareena Kapoor has lost oodles of weight recently and she looks drop dead gorgeous. Many sources claimed that Kareena was getting anorexic , however now those rumours may finally come to an end as it is believed that the actress has been getting into shape as she is all set to don a bikini for Yash Raj film Tashan. So will Kareena be able to compete with Bipasha who has earlier donned a bikini for Yash Raj f

October 29

Akshay Kumar’s whopping Rs.41 crore deal with Venus Films

After much talk about Salman’s big film deal for an astronomical amount, it’s now Akshay Kumar’s turn as he recently made a Rs.41 crore deal with Venus films. The film will have the super hit combination of Akshay-Priyadarshan, the actor and director who have been successfully churning out one hit after another. Akshay Kumar is considered one of the most bankable actors in today’s times due to the number of hit films that he has managed to give. Akshay had earlier signed a three film contr

Bootylicious Beyonce rocked Mumbai with her dazzling performance

International singer and performer Beyonce arrived in Mumbai with plenty of fanfare . The actress dazzled all with her hit songs and truly bootylicious moves. Aishwarya Rai, Sridevi along with filmmaker husband Boney Kapoor and her kids, newcomer Deepika Padukone etc were some of the celebs that attended the Beyonce concert. The two hour concert was organised by Royal Challenge and was held on Satu

October 28

Maanyata to keep Karvachauth fast for Sanju despite him being in jail

Sanjay Dutt and Maanyata are very close and during his short bail period the two tried to spend maximum time together. Sanjay Dutt recently received a copy of his judgment and had to surrender and is now back in jail. However his ladylove Maanya will keep the traditional Karva Chauth fast for Sanju despite him not being around. According to tradition a married woman keeps a Karva Chauth fast for the entire day for her husband, many unmarried girls too keep the fast for their

Cases against SRK for smoking and promoting alcoholism in public

Actor Shahrukh Khan is a chain smoker although he is not proud of the fact and has also admitted that he is trying to quit. However recently the actor was seen lighting up at prominent event, and this has not gone down well with a number of anti-smoking organizations. Now an NGO has filed a case against the actor for smoking in public places. Shahrukh was recently caught on camera smoking both at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit as well as the recent twenty-twenty match. Now an NGO, th

Kareena and Saif’s first lover’s spat

Kareena and Saif Ali Khan have come out in the open with their relationship recently and both seemed to be extremely happy in each other’s company. However just a few weeks into the relationship and the couple have already had their first lover’s quarrel. Recently Saif and Kareena had an argument at a party and Kareena was even seeing crying. Director Farhan Akhtar recently threw a party at a night club and invited over all his friends. Saif who has acted in Dil Chatha Hai which was directe

Akshay Kumar wants to buy dad-in-law Rajesh Khanna’s bungalow

After Salman Khan and Abhishek Bachchan acquiring bungalows on the prominent Carter Road stretch, it’s now the turn of actor Akshay Kumar to acquire a plush bungalow in the same venue. According to sources Akshay Kumar has made a deal with his father-in-law yesteryear actor Rajesh Khanna to by his bungalow Aashirwad. Akshay Kumar currently has a duplex in another part of the city Juhu, however the actor was looking to move into a plush bungalow and what better one than his wife Twinkle Kha

Salman Khan gifts filmmaker Subhash Ghai a painting for his anniversary

It was a known fact that actor Salman Khan and filmmaker Subhash Ghai were not on talking terms till some time back due to some minor disagreements while working together earlier. However the normally unforgiving Sallu recently mended ways with Subhash Ghai and now he is even doing a film titled Yuvraj that is being directed by Ghai. Salman supposedly plays a chorus singer in this musical which is being shot in Austria and this is also the first time that Sallu has been pair

October 25

Rumours claim Vidya Balan behind Shahid-Kareena split

After news of Amrita Rao’s closeness to Shahid being one of the reasons for the Kareena-Shahid split, now new rumours claim that it was actually Shahid’s close proximity to ‘Kismet Connection’ co-star Vidya Balan that was actually one of the reasons for the Shahid-Kareena break-up. Rumours suggest that like every couple Shahid and Kareena too were going through their ups and downs, however his closeness to Vidya Balan further estranged the couple. According to sources it was also Shahid and not

October 24

Salman files revision petition on chinkara case in Rajasthan High Court

Salman Khan has been sentenced to five years imprisonment for poaching the black buck in Jodhpur. Recently the actor spent a week in jail before he was released on bail. However it seems Salman’s problems are far from over as his case continues and he has to make innumerous rounds of various courts. Yesterday the actor was in Jodhpur to file a revision petition in the High Court. Salman appeared before Mahendra Singh, Deputy Registrar of the Rajasthan High Court and marked his attendance by

Buddies Salman, Shahrukh willing to promote each other’s films

Come Diwali and two big films Saawariya and Om Shanti Om are all set for release. Om Shanti Om directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali stars newcomers Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor, it has also has special appearances by Salman and Rani. Meanwhile Om Shanti Om is being produced by Shahrukh and also stars him and newcomer Deepika Padukone. However both Salman and Shahrukh who are good buddies have recently claimed that they don’t mind promoting each other’s films. Although Salman only has a speci

October 23

SRK not doing Robot due to creative differences with director

Shahrukh Khan is currently promoting his home production Om Shanti Om which is all set for a Diwali release. Apart from that it seems that several projects have fallen through for this big star. There was a lot of talk about south director Shankar’s film Robot starring SRK. However due to creative differences between the director and Shahrukh, the two have decided to part ways amicably and are not doing the film together anymore. Shahrukh admits that he will not be doing Robot; he says “Yes

Aamir Khan served with a non-bailable warrant

Aamir Khan seems to be faced with a slew of problems, first the family problems regarding brother Faisal Khan’s mental health and now he has been served with a non-bailable warrant by a local court in Madhya Pradesh. After Aamir Khan failed to appear in court despite a bailable warrant against him, a non bailable warrant was served on him regarding a case filed for

Salman to play Tarzan in brother Sohail Khan’s film

After Hrithik played Krrish a stylish superhero, now it seems Salman Khan is all set to play the desi lovable superhero of the jungles, Tarzan. Salman will play Tarzan in his brother Sohail Khan’s production. No doubt Sallu will get ample scope to display his enviable torso in the film. But apart from that Sallu is keen to play Tarzan as he is extremely fond of the character. Salman has read a lot of Tarzan comic books as a kid and is quite fond of the character. Sohail came up with idea an

October 22

Shahid Kapur admits that his recent break-up with Kareena hurts

It has of course now been made official that one of bollywood’s hottest couple’s Shahid- Kareena have split after almost three and half years together. It was made official first when Shahid admitted on camera that he was single and then later by Kareena when she walked in with current beau Safi Ali Khan at a public event . While both have maintained a dignified silence about what went

Sanjay Dutt surrenders before court and is back in jail

Sanjay Dutt has received a six year imprisonment term under the Arms and Ammunition Act in the 1992-93 bomb blasts case in Mumbai. However the actor along with a few other convicts had received bail after spending 23 days in jail due to the fact that they had not received a judgment copy.

October 18

Salman Khan’s 12 crore film deal with Shree Ashtavinayak Films

Salman Khan is flying high ever since the super success of Partner and now film producers and directors are flocking to work with the actor. Now according to sources Salman has been offered one of the best deals in the industry, Salman has been offered a whopping Rs.12 crores for a film with Shree Ashtavinayak and several other perks along with the film. Shree Ashtavinayak is extremely upbeat to get Salman Khan on board for their film and they are going all out to please the actor. They hav

Kareena and Saif finally make their relationship official

Kareena and Saif have finally put rumours of their affair to rest as they finally confirmed the news to the media at an event recently. Kareena and Saif walked into the event together hand in hand and both looked extremely happy. Saif confirmed the news of him being with Bebo by saying “Yes, clearly we are together. And we are happy together." For months now Kareena and

October 17

Priyanka Chopra proposes marriage to beau Harman Baweja

Priyanka Chopra may have been dogged with several personal problems in the recent past, her feud with ex-secretary Jaju, her father’s ailing health etc, but this has not been able to keep the vivacious actress down. Priyanka has already made a mark in bollywood as she has acted with some of the top actors like Shahrukh and Hrithik. But now it seems Priyanka may be ready for marital bliss and this reportedly even made her propose marriage to long time beau Harman Baweja. Rumours of Priyanka

October 14

Kareena, Shahid set to promote Jab We Met together on dance show

Kareena and Shahid may have spilt and gone their separate ways, however when it comes to work both are extremely professional. Recently they shot together for the first time after their break for some patch work for their forthcoming film Jab We Met and they were cordial on the sets. Now they are all set to promote the film together on a reality dance show Nach Baliye 3. A source claims “Initially Shahid was to appear on the show solo and shake a leg to Mauja Mauja, a song from Jab We Met.

Subhash Ghai writing a special script for Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit is making her comeback in films with Yash Raj’s film Aaja Nachle, the promos are already on air and the wonderful Mads looks as beautiful as ever. Madhuri has been away from the limelight for years now after she moved to the US with husband Sriram Nene. Mads has two adorable kids now and she is busy taking care of them. However acting has always been her first love and with her film releasing next month, she is equally excited as well as nervous to make a comeback once again. Madhu

Salman Khan spends a fun filled Eid at home with family

Salman Khan is back from his shooting in Austria for Subhash Ghai’s film Mein Yuvraj just in time for Eid celebrations at home with his family. Salman’s home is a secular home and they celebrate all festivals like Diwali, Ganeshotsav, Christmas and even Eid together. Salman says “No matter where I am, I always come home to celebrate the major festivals.” Salman loves spending time with his nephews and niece and as a special treat this Eid, he is teaching his young nephews who adore him how

Hrithik and Shirish likely to do a period film Prince of India

Shirish Kunder made his directorial debut with Jaanemann, unfortunately inspite of having big stars like Salman and Akshay the film received a lukewarm response at the box-office. However this has not deterred Shirish and he is ready with his second project Joker which will again star Akshay Kumar . However according to sources Shirish wanted to make his directorial debut with an epic film

October 11

Animal lover John Abraham berates man for hitting a dog

John Abraham is an ardent animal lover and has worked with several animal protection organizations. However John recently proved in time of need that he is really an animal lover. Recently when John saw a man pelting stones at a dog, he was extremely upset, but like most celebrities would he did not just walk away from the situation. Instead John got out from his car and calmly berated the man for doing such a cruel and inhuman act. John was traveling for his shooting and en route he saw a

Veteran actress Suchitra Sen hospitalised

Yesteryears veteran actress Suchitra Sen who has been leading the life of a recluse and away from the media lights took ill and was admitted to a nursing home in Kolkata. The actress had gone for a routine medical check up when she complained of high fever and slight chest pains. The actress also had high blood pressure. However doctors claim that there is nothing to worry about and the actress was doing much better now, however she was kept under observation. Dr. K B Bakshi said “There is

Pregnant Farah’s husband Shirish gets drunk and misbehaves at OSO party

While SRK, newcomer Deepika and their director Farah Khan walked the ramp for their film Om Shanti Om, it seems Farah’s husband Shirish Kunder was having his own private fun. Farah who has directed Om Shanti Om is pregnant and is expecting triplets soon. While earlier on Shirish played the doting husband posing for snaps by his lovely wife, later on sources claim he got extremely drunk. Sources claim that a sozzled Shirish was seen flirting and even canoodling with a few women at the party.

Saif-Kareena bonded over yoga sessions

The Saif-Kareena link up rumors are still going strong, but this doesn’t seem to be affecting either of them anymore as they continue to be spotted in the company of each other. Saif and Kareena have been spending a lot of time with each other. According to sources, both Kareena and Saif first bonded together over yoga sessions. Kareena was into her fitness regime and dedicatedly practiced yoga every morning at 6 am while shooting for Tashan. Saif too decided to join her for the yoga classes and

October 8

Shahrukh upset with producer Vidhu Vinod, may not do his film

Recently there has been a huge hue and cry over producer/director Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film Eklavya being selected as the official entry for the Oscars. Many bollywood directors voiced their disapproval. However this upset Vidhu Vinod and he lashed out back at some of the director’s films. Amongst them was SRK’s film Paheli which had been sent earlier as an Oscar nomination. Vidhu made it clear that he did not think that SRK’s Paheli was worthy of going to the Oscars. This has supposedly upset S

Amrita Rao on the Shahid rumours, love and films

Amrita Rao may have only done a few films in bollywood, but she has already worked with some of the biggest names like Shahrukh Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Vivek Oberoi etc. But recently the petite actress has been in the limelight for all the wrong reasons. Amrita and Shahid Kapur made their debut together and their chemistry was appreciated by the audiences. Since then they have done a few films together and lately

October 5

Preity Zinta’s de-glam role in Deepa Mehta’s Heaven On Earth

It’s Preity Zinta’s turn like many bollywood actresses to go from commercial films to doing qualitative roles. Preity has proved herself as a commercial actress with many bollywood hit films. Now it seems that she has finally decided to plunge into different roles which are qualitative. And whom better to start with than one of the best, Preity will be working with filmmaker Deepa Mehta in Heaven On Earth. Preity will be doing a completely de-glam role in the film for the first time. Preity

Ash reluctant to do intense love story opposite John Abraham

Aishwarya Rai seems to be taking her position as the Bachchan bahu extremely serious and that’s one of the main reasons that she has decided not to do overtly sexy or flamboyant roles in her films. So no sexy roles, no lip-locks, no extra-marital affairs for Ash on-screen. In fact Ash recently turned down a Karan Johar film as she supposedly did not want to do a sexy role with multiple heroes on-screen. Ash has become extremely selective about the roles and films that she will do after marriage.

Priyanka Chopra questioned for underworld links

Priyanka Chopra can’t seem to get rid of the bad omen that has been dogging her for quite a while now. Earlier the actress has faced innumerous legal hassles with her former secretary Prakash Jaju due to monetary hassles. The issue was recently sorted out with some industry big wigs intervening and solving the matter between Priyanka and her former secretary. However now it seem

October 4

Rumours claim Amrita Rao one of the reasons for Shahid-Kareena split

The Shahid-Kareena split has been constantly fuelled by strong rumours of Kareena’s closeness to Saif . However now there seems to be another twist to this break-up, it seems that Shahid’s co-star of a few films Amrita Rao has been a bone of contention in the couple’s relationship for some time now. Kareena suspected Shahid and Amrita had got extremely close during the shooting for their film Vivaa

October 2

SRK, Deepika, etc set to walk the ramp in OSO clothing

Shahrukh Khan will be walking the ramp for the second time round for his film Om Shanti Om along with the rest of the cast Deepika, Arjun Rampal and Shreyas Talpade. SRK has walked the ramp once before for an event in Delhi, but this time Farah’s film has made a tie up with Shoppers Stop to promote the clothesline from the film. SRK will wear modern clothes while Deepika will wear retro clothes while walking the ramp. Farah Khan confirms the tie up “It's a tie-up with Shopper's Stop. The st

Depressed Shahid avoids family and friends after landing in Mumbai

Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kapur may have split, but for right now both the actors prefer to keep mum about the status of their relationship. In fact there were rumours that Kareena unceremoniously dumped Shahid for Saif and she did not even bother to inform him . Shahid has been away in Toronto, Canada for the shooting of his film and sources have claimed that after the media splashed

Kareena believes Shahid is a bundle of talent

Kareena Kapoor may be in the news for her new found relationship with actor Saif Ali and her split from long time boyfriend Shahid ; however there are a few things that the actress herself is looking forward to. Kareena and Shahid’s next film Jab We Met is all set to release soon and she believes that no rumours can hamper or boost a film’s success. Kareena is also g

October 1

Ranbir Kapoor gets candid on life and his debut film Saawariya

Ranbir feels that although he never consciously decided to be an actor, somewhere along the way he has always wanted to be associated with films. He says “I lived around films, so it was always about something to do with films. But I didn’t really say as a child that I would grow up to be an actor. Dancing, imitating, I have done all of that and I guess those are the signs, which showed my passion for acting. It was slow and steady but it was always there.” Ranbir’s parents

Ash to play mother to Bipasha in international film on Taj Mahal

Sir Ben Kingsley is all set to play Shah Jehan in an international film based on the Taj Mahal. And it seems that he has roped in some of bollywood’s most pretty ladies to star opposite him in his production. Aishwarya Rai will play Shah Jehan’s wife Mumtaz in the film. He has also roped in Bipasha Basu to play Ash’s daughter Jahanara Begum in the film. Well it seems like that’s one

Salman Khan’s wax statue at Madame Tussauds in London

After Amitabh, Aishwarya and Shahrukh, it’s now the turn of bollywood’s bad boy, Salman Khan to have a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in London. It seems bollywood and its actors/actresses are carving a special place for themselves at the prominent Madame Tussauds. Bollywood definitely is making its presence felt on the international circuit. Just recently a few months back SRK’s