Bollywood News

May 29

Bipasha Basu in an art film titled Pankh

Bipasha Basu has done plenty of commercial films and will continue to do so, but now the actress is also interested in doing socially relevant films alongside commercial masala films. Bipasha will soon be seen in an art film which has a socially relevant message, the film is titled Pankh. Bips is slated to play a character akin to her real life character. In fact the director is also keen to name Bips’s character in the film Bipasha, however it seems Bips is not too comfortable with using her na

May 28

Salman Khan painting fetches one crore

Everyone is well aware that Salman Khan paints as one of his hobbies. He has made several paintings over the last few years. However art connoisseurs claim that actor Salman Khan’s painting skills are average and limited to a passionate hobby. Many art experts have implied that Salman’s paintings do not have high commercial value as his painting skills are in a nascent stage. However no one, not even art connoisseurs would have imagined that a painting done by Salman Khan would actually fetch ar

May 24

Amitabh Bachchan’s political friends in UP aide him to acquire agricultural land

Amitabh Bachchan has always maintained that he would not like to join politics, nonetheless the actor has many political friends amidst the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government including close family friend Amar Singh. Amitabh and Jaya have even campaigned on behalf of Mulayam Singh Yadav in the recent elections. Amitabh also hails from Uttar Pradesh and that is perhaps one of the reasons for his close bonds with politicians from the state. However rumours now claim that Amitabh’s political friends in

May 22

Aamir Khan on the media and his films

Aamir Khan rarely gives interviews to the media, as he feels that often the media takes pot shots at him because he is a reclusive actor. Aamir has just finished directing his first film ‘Taarein Zameen Par’; he is also busy working on a few other film projects. The actor chats about the media’s behaviour towards him, his forthcoming films and what makes him do the different roles and films that he does. Aamir is very comfortable with the fact that he does not mix around in

May 21

John Abraham’s Hollywood film opposite actress Rachel Weisz

John Abraham will soon be doing Deepa Mehta’s Hollywood film Luna. The film is based on a real life story of an inspiring Julia Hill who was responsible from bringing about several changes in the environmental laws. John will be playing a full fledged role in the film opposite Hollywood actress Rachel Weisz. This will be the second time that John and Deepa Mehta will be working on an international project together after Water. John, Deepa and the real life inspiration for the film Julia Hil

May 19

John Abraham and Bipasha promote ‘Goal’ at Cannes

After one of bollywood’s most wanted couple’s, Ash-Abhi making their presence felt at Cannes, it’s now the turn of another hot bollywood couple John-Bips to grace the event. John and Bipasha are at Cannes to promote their new film Goal in which the real life couple has worked together after a long period. Bipasha looked sensual in a sari draped to display her superb curves while John was in his trademark casual wear. The two made a stunning couple and both hope that with time ‘bollywood’ will ge

May 17

Mrs. Aishwarya Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan at Cannes opening

Aishwarya has attended the Cannes Film Festival several times, but this time what’s different is that this is her first time at Cannes as Mrs. Bachchan and she will be walking along the red carpet with none other than her doting husband Abhishek Bachchan. The new Mrs. Bachchan looks radiant, happy and can’t stop smiling. Ash says “Life after marriage is wonderful; it’s a fantastic way to be. It’s a wonderful place to be in one’s life and happiness for sure.” Aishwarya is in Cannes as the brand a

May 16

Kareena Kapoor may finally do a Karan Johar film

Kareena Kapoor may have a lot of oomph and grit, however what the lass has not had yet is a hit solo film to her credit. In fact the Kapoor gal hardly has a few films on hand this year. Kareena’s most memorable film and role was that of ‘pooh’ in Karan Johar’s Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham, unfortunately after that Karan and Kareena had a fall out and did not work with each other. Now the director and the actress have patched up and once more become good friends. Kareena has made it very clear to Ka

Salman Khan set to exhibit 20 of his paintings

Everybody is now well aware of Salman’s secret hobby, painting. The actor’s close friends and family are the only one’s so far who have had the privilege to glimpse some of his paintings as Sallu is very shy about showing off his paintings to the world. Well now it seems his fans have a treat in store as he is all set to have an exhibition with 20 of his personal paintings on display. The actor will supposedly donate the money that he gets for his paintings to charity. Salman loves to paint

May 15

Salman upset over brother Arbaaz and Vivek’s bonding

Salman Khan’s brother Arbaaz Khan has been working alongside Vivek Oberoi in two films, Fool N Final and Shootout At Lokhandwala. In fact Arbaaz and Vivek have many scenes together in their films, but apparently both the actors were cool about things. This was probably the first time that Arbaaz and Vivek were face to face and working side by side after the Salman-Vivek fiasco a couple of years back. At the time Arbaaz too who is extremely close to brother Salman stood by his brother’s side and

May 11

Bachchan world concert versus SRK world concert

The Bachchan family which has Amitabh, Abhishek and Jaya has now also included the new daughter-in-law Aishwarya Bachchan which makes the Bachchan brand/family one of the most sought after in tinsel town. After the Ash-Abhi engagement was announced, many directors and producers decided to sign Ash-Abhi as a package pair for their films. A prominent entertainment company also signed all three Bachchans, Amitabh, Abhi and Ash for stage shows across various countries. However the grand Bachchan sta

May 9

John Abraham injured his foot while playing football

John Abraham loves watching and playing football and the actor recently had a chance to indulge in his favourite sport while shooting for the film Goal as it is a soccer based film. Apart from the film being about his favourite sport, John has one more reason to smile and that is working with girlfriend Bipasha Basu in the film. The film has also been shot on several real life football grounds in the UK and John along with other players was trained by international football trainer Andy Ansah. T

Bipasha Basu unperturbed by racist behaviour in London

Director Vivek Agnihotri has been shooting with his cast and crew in London for the film Goal. The film stars Bipasha Basu, John Abraham and Arshad Warsi amongst other as well as several international football players. The film deals with soccer and has been shot in some real life soccer grounds all over the UK. Unfortunately what has marred the shooting in London is the racism that the cast and crew faced at the hands of the British. Director Vivek too confirmed that they all faced racism in so

May 8

Aishwarya to play the strong but manipulative daughter-in-law in Sarkar 2

Aishwarya is extremely excited about her role in Sarkar 2 as she will be playing her real-life character of a daughter-in-law to Amitabh and wife to Abhishek. However Ash will not play the docile daughter-in-law or doting wife like her real life role. Instead her character is that of a strong and manipulative woman who helps her husband run their underworld business. Ash is playing a character with grey shades but she does not have a completely negative role in the film. Ramgopal Varma’s se

Amitabh wants Bhootnath film script with SRK to be re-worked

A film that stars two top actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan is indeed a feat in itself. And this feat seems to have been achieved by reputed filmmaker Ravi Chopra of B.R Films, unfortunately though the ongoing cold feud reportedly between Amitabh and Shahrukh may be actually hampering the progress of the film. The film, Bhootnath which stars both Amitabh and SRK was to have started shooting some time back, unfortunately though the shooting was delayed time and time again due to some

Sushmita Sen may replace Priyanka in Don 2

Farhan Akhtar and Shahrukh’s Don may have had a tough time finding its place on the mantle of bollywood as it was constantly being compared to the original 80’s Don done by Amitabh Bachchan. But this time round the makers may not have anything to worry about as they go about planning the sequel to the new Don. According to sources, a script is currently being worked out and the sequel will definitely star King Khan, Shahrukh. Unfortunately though sources claim the gorgeous Priyanka Chopra may be

May 7

SRK, Salman, Saif and Sanjay Dutt in Om Shanti Om song

It’s going to be one hell of a treat for the audiences and it can indeed be considered a feat of sorts as some of the biggest names in bollywood are all set to gyrate together in the title song for the film Om Shanti Om. This Farah Khan production stars Shahrukh and newcomer model Deepika Padukone. Apart from King Khan SRK in the song, it will also feature Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Sanjay Dutt amongst others. According to rumours the film is said to be based on the classic musical Karz.

Shilpa Shetty may work with ex-flame Akshay Kumar in a film

Shilpa Shetty still seems to be basking in the glow of winning the UK based reality show, Big Brother. The bollywood actress has been voted as the one of the most searched actresses on the internet in recent times and she seems to be extremely happy with all the popularity that she is currently receiving. Shilpa has also been voted the 38th most eligible single girl among women in the world by a British men’s magazine. However what has got the actresses fans most excited is rumours of her doing

May 6

Madhuri Dixit snubs rumours of trouble with her marriage

Madhuri Dixit is making her comeback in bollywood post marriage and motherhood with Yash Raj film Aaja Nachale. Naturally the pretty lady who won many a hearts in bollywood is excited as well as nervous about her comeback. Mads has been in Mumbai since January and she is busy winding up the shoot of her film. Her two sons Ryan and Arin are also with her in Mumbai. Unfortunately her husband Ram Nene who is a surgeon was unable to be with her in Mumbai continuously due to his hectic schedule. Mads

May 3

Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan turn close buddies

The King Khans of bollywood, Salman and Shahrukh have buried their past differences and now seem to be developing a close friendship. No doubt the two actors are extreme opposites in personalities, Salman aggressive and blunt while SRK diplomatic and charming, but hey opposites attract. According to sources, the one event that has brought Salman and Shahrukh even closer is that both of them did not receive invitations to the grand Bachchan wedding. Both SRK and Salman have been spotted tog

May 2

Ajay Devgan set to direct wife Kajol in U, Me Aur Hum

Ajay Devgan has given some extremely credible performances in some of his films, the actor has even produced a few films and now he is all set to foray into directing. Ajay Devgan is all set to direct wife Kajol in U, Me Aur Hum; he will also be seen acting in the film alongside Kajol. It will be a romantic film and will also star Sumeet Raghvan, Karan Khanna and Isha Sharvani. Kajol has already made a comeback in films post motherhood, but she is still taking it slow as she is still enjoying mo

Rani Mukherjee claims no animosity between Ash and her

Rani Mukherjee was earlier considered extremely close to the Bachchan family but this myth was shattered after Rani was not invited for the prestigious Ash-Abhi wedding. Rani and Abhishek Bachchan have done many hit films together and they share a great chemistry together onscreen. Rani herself believes that she and Abhi make a good pair onscreen; Rani says “I’ve always believed that Abhishek and I make a good pair onscreen, everybody loves our screen pairing.” In spite of not being invited for

May 1

Newcomer Ranbir Kapoor opposite Priyanka, Preity, Katrina and Amrita

Many star kids are born with a silver spoon in their mouth as their parent’s star status already paves the way for their entry into bollywood and Ranbir Kapoor seems to be one of the lucky star kids. Ranbir Kapoor is the son of yesteryear superstars Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh. Ranbir is all set to make his debut with one of the biggest and most talented director’s, Sanjay Leela Bhansali in ‘Saawariya’ opposite Anil Kapoor’s daughter Sonam. However before the actor has even made his debut, prod