Bollywood News

December 20

Shahrukh Khan cuts smoking

There has been a long relationship between Bollywood and smoking since early days. Earlier this year Indian government banned smoking scenes to be shown in Bollywood movies. The decision received mixed responses from Bollywood celebrities, but the fact is that the Bollywood icons are so popular that their off-screen life also influences the masses. Superstar Shahrukh Khan influences millions of fans and is a role model of Indian youth, announced, that he would try to quit smoking, on the ev

December 12

Fardeen Khan Weds Natasha Madhvani

December 14th is the day when Fardeen Khan, son of Feroz Khan and Sundri Khan will marry Natasha Madhvani, daughter of Mayur Madhvani and actress Mumtaz, who was born and studied in England. The ceremonies consist of Sangeet, which will be held on 13th December, the day before the wedding, at J W Marriot, Juhu. Grand Hyatt in Santa Cruz, will experience the Grand wedding and the Reception, which will be held a day after the wedding, on 16th December.

December 9

John Abraham has typhoid and Bipasha Basu has stress

The growing star, John Abraham was hospitalized at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai (the same floor where Big B underwent surgery) on the night of December 7, 2005. Girlfriend Bipasha Basu was at the airport to receive John that day as he was returning from Afghanistan. Bipasha is under a lot of stress these days as she is managing her own health, John’s sickness, her shootings and rehearsals for the MTV immies concert. “John is fine,” said Bips, “The tests are done. The results will

December 8

Shahid Kapur and brother Eshaan to star together

Shahid Kapur’s kid brother, Eshaan will feature in Mahesh Manjrekar’s next venture. Shahid will be sharing the big screen with Eshaan or Jaan, as Shahid calls him, in Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi. Shahid Kapur is in Chennai shooting for Priyadarshan’s next at present with his ladylove, Kareena Kapoor. Shahid had hurt himself when playing cricket with Suniel Shetty but he says that he’s “okay now.” Shahid enjoyed working with Eshaan: “It's really nice to see your younger brother in the

December 6

Ek Ajnabee premiere is cancelled

The premiere for the next Amitabh Bachchan starrer, Ek Ajnabee has been cancelled. It was supposed to be held on the 8th of December but Bunty Walia and Jaspreet Walia, the producers of the film decided to call the show off. “There is no question of having a premiere when Mr. Bachchan is still recuperating in hospital but we are glad that he is returning to normalcy,” said Bunty Walia. He also added that he is relived now that Big B is well and recovering. “It has been a trying period for

December 5

Bipasha Basu hurts her knee

The hot diva of our Indian Film Industry, Bipasha Basu has hurt her knee while rehearsing for a dance performance in the MTV Immies, which is to be held on December 9th, 2005. Bips blames too much stress for her injury. “Yes, I have hurt my knee. It was due to too much stress. I was rehearsing for the MTV Immies (on December 9), and a wedding that took place on Sunday night; in the process, I pushed myself too much — like I always do. I always get so excited about my dance performances t

December 3

Aamir Khan sings Lalkaar for Rang De Basanti

Actors going behind the mic to sing for a track of their movie, yes, that’s the new trend. After Abhishek Bachchan recently sung a song for his next Bluffmaster, Aamir Khan, the perfectionist, has put his vocal cords to work for Rakeysh Mehra's Rang De Basanti. The song that Aamir sung is titled Lalkaar. It’s a contemporary inspirational track composed by the music maestro A. R. Rahman and penned down by Prasoon Joshi. “Both Aamir and Rahman have been so closely ass

Kareena Kapoor opposite Hollywood hunk Jared Leto in ‘Gandhi Park’

Kareena Kapoor is definitely going for different movies these days. She will be seen in an ‘East-West’ film titled Gandhi Park opposite Hollywood hunk Jared Leto. The film is to be directed by Kolata Tom George, a Kerela based chartered accountant turned film specialist. Gandhi Park will be released in New York on January 20. “It is going to be every Indian's film. It is a film that will highlight the contribution of the global Indian,” said George. He also disclosed that twen

December 1

Sushmita Sen refuses to promote Kalpana Lazmi’s Chingari

Former Ms. Universe and present day actress is not ready to co-operate with Kalpana Lazmi to promote her much awaited film, Chingari. The film was supposed to be released in December 2005 but has now been postponed to January of next year and may even be pushed back further. “I don’t know when I’ll be able to release my film…I can’t, until my leading lady Sushmita Sen decides to promote and project the film.” And why is it so important for Sushmita to promote this film? “She’s not just my U