Bollywood News

December 31

Vidya Balan cuts short honeymoon for family

The Ooh lala actress Vidya Balan who recently embarked into a new life with her dream man UTV head honcho Siddharth Roy Kapur has cut short her Caribbean Islands honeymoon to celebrate birthday with her family. She returned to Mumbai before her birthday as she is a family girl and likes to spend birthday with family. Another reason cited for her return to Mumbai is said to be her pending work but another source reveals that she is quite a family girl and family comes first for Vidya wh

Salman threatens to beat Imam Siddique

Fashion and style expert Imam Siddiqui and Salman Khan turned rivals. Imam’s bizarre and rude behavior has not only miffed the co-contestants but the host and superstar Salman Khan also miffed with Imam. It is reported that frustrated Salman threatened to beat Imam after the show ends. According to a source, “During the shoot of the weekend episode, Imam picked up a fight with Salman. Not done with just a heated exchange of words, the actor told Imam he would come to the Bigg Boss

Britney Spears to make Bollywood debut

If you are a Britney Spears’s fan, then here is a good news for you. Hollywood celebrity Britney Spears will soon appear in a Bollywood film to be produced by Sadanandan Lucsam. Sadanandan Lucsam has signed the well-known singer to sing and dance for his next film. The British pop singer will sing and dance to the title track of the movie. Sadanandan informed, "Britney’s song is an integral part of the film. It will be a proper Hindi number with some good English lines as well, to mak

Abhishek Kapoor’s ‘Kai Po Che’ portrays Indian middle-class youth

Abhishek Kapoor’s films have always portrayed male-bonding and friendship among young boys. In his recent film ‘Kai Po Che’, the director has tried to explore the dreams that the young middle-class youth in India has.  The film has been adapted from the third novel of Chetan Bhagat, ‘The 3 Mistakes of My Life’. The story is set in the back drop of Gujarat. Although like his previous film, ‘Rock on’, this film, too, has friendship on the limelight, comparing them together; the dram

Naomi Watts smitten by Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan’s TV debut ‘Satyamev Jayate’ has not only stirred the entire India but the show has also left a great impact in the West and one of the Hollywood celebrities who is highly influenced by the show is Naomi Watts. She expressed her ardent desire to participate on Aamir’s show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ and create awareness about the rehabilitation of Tsunami and earthquake victims. “I would like to participate in Aamir Khan’s show, which is a fantastic platform, to create awareness abou

Check Photo: Arjun, Chitrangada gets inside bathtub

Sudhir Mishra’s upcoming film, ‘Inkaar’ is creating lots of buzz due to its sexual content in the film and its first poster and trailer has received positive response. The lead actors of the movie, Arjun Rampal and Chitrangada Singh are all out to promote the film. The latest poster of the film released showed both Arjun and Chirangada inside a bathtub. Talking about the shoot, Chitrangada Singh said: “It’s publicity stills. We are shooting some optio

Akshay Kumar will train his daughter in martial arts

Rising protests in the Delhi gang rape case and the amount of rape cases increasing in the country each day has had a tremendous impact on the minds of the Indian parents. People, especially women have started feeling that the world is not a safe place anymore. This Christmas, the chief minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar has raised his voice in favor of the protests led against the protection of women.  He urged the women and girls of India to learn martial arts in order to increase

Salman Khan praises SRK in Bigg Boss 6

The entire nation knows about the rivalry between Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan. These two have been rivals behind the camera, but in front of the audience they are all in praise for each other. This is what happened recently, when Salman Khan opened up his feelings about Shahrukh when he lost his temper. This happened in a recent episode of Bigg Boss season 6, a show on Colors Channel, hosted by Salman Khan. The show was aired on Saturday and saw how the superstar lost his calm due to an arg

'Dabangg 2' collects 111.78 crore in eight days

Superstar star Salman Khan has produced yet another blockbuster for the Bollywood industry. His recent film ‘Dabangg 2’ has minted not less than Rs. 111.78 crore in just about eight days of its release. It seems that after his previous blockbusters, ‘Dabangg’, ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ and ‘Bodyguard’, the actor does not seem to be happy without bringing out a blockbuster every year. Luck seem to shine on him as his works has been appreciated by fans all over the world.  ‘Dabangg 2’, which i

December 30

Apoorva Lakhia saves David Dhawan’s life

Director David Dhawan and his family can’t find any words to thank director Apoorva Lakhia who proved messiah for David on Friday night. On Friday, at Bunty Walia’s wedding reception, the director left home after taking insulin but four to five hours passed, his stomach was empty and he forgot to take any sweets. Following which his condition deteriorated and he collapsed. Apoorva Lakhia who was present at the party the very moment rushed David Dhaw

Kareena follows Aishwarya’s footsteps

Kareena Kapoor tied the knot with her long time boyfriend Saif Ali Khan in October and she appealed her fans to address her with her beautiful new name, Kareena Kapoor Khan. In the past, actresses stick to their original screen name despite getting married but today the scenario is altogether different. It all started with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. After getting married to Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya changed her surname to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Bebo also wants to do the same.

Revealed: Bollywood stars and their New Year Plan

After a year long hectic schedule, our Bollywood stars are taking a well deserved break to bring in the New Year and rejuvenate for the coming year. So here we bring to you how our stars have planned to say good-bye to 2012 and welcome 2013:- Shahrukh and Gauri- Shahrukh and Gauri Khan will celebrate New Year in Dubai. They have already arrived at the city with their children, Suhana and Aryaan. Their best friend Karan Johar are likely to join them in Dubai to

David Dhawan admitted to Lilavati hospital

Director David Dhawan suddenly fainted at Bunty Walia’s wedding reception at Olives in Mumbai. He fell down while chatting to Sanjay Dutt and Abhishek Bachchan at the reception. The party was hosted by Bunty Walia to celebrate his wedding with Vanessa Parmar. He was immediately rushed to Lilavati hospital. Tests were carried out and doctors found that his blood sugar level dipped below the normal level and he went into stage called a 'diabetic coma'. David Dhawan is out of danger and h

Amitabh’s poetic tribute to the gang rape victim

As the entire nations mourns and protest the death of Delhi gang rape victim, megastar Amitabh Bachchan paid poetic tribute to the brave heart who surrendered to the pain and buried today. Big B penned a touching poem where spoke about the brave soul and dignity of women. In his poem, he referred the 23 yr old girl as 'Damini' and 'Amaanat'. The lines of the poem go as: "With the passage of time, the candles shall burn out and lose their flame...

SRK, Karan to celebrate New Year together in Dubai

After a brief period of indifference, Bollywood’s best friends Shahrukh Khan and Karan Johar are back as good pals again. News is doing the rounds that  Karan Johar has taken a break for a while from work to bring in the New Year celebration with his all time best buddy Shahrukh Khan and his family. Shahrukh Khan has just wrapped up the shooting of a song for his upcoming film, ‘Chennai Express’ starring Deepika Padukone in the lead and flown down to Dubai to join Karan. Few days

December 29

Celebrities land on street, cries for justice

Saturday was a black day for the Indian, when the brave heart gape victim, 23 yr old paramedical student died after 13 days of struggle for survival at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore. Protestors land on road after the news of the death broke out and thousands joined in the silent protest, they were joined by many noted celebrities. Everyone cried for justice, demand for quick justice and want the Government to hang the six of them at the earliest. Celebrities from different walk

Jacqueline grooves with Saif in ‘Race 2’

The Bollywood actress from Sri Lanka, Jacqueline Fernandes is on the path of positioning herself as one of the leading actresses of today. Recently, she will be seen dancing along with Saif Ali Khan in her upcoming movie ‘Race 2’. Saif will be seen grooving with her in the song ‘Lat Lag Gayee’. It is a party number and is expected to be a sure hit among the young generation with its release. Jacqueline will be seen wearing a short red top and a mini skirt in this song. She would be matching s

Barfi! Actress Priyanka preserves her Sari

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has won national acclaim for her brilliant performance in Barfi!, a movie by Anurag Basu. She has enacted the role of a girl who is suffering from Autisim. Her name in the movie is Jhilmil. Priyanka feels that the movie is very close to her.  It is something very special that happened in her career. She wants to preserve the memories of the film and hence has decided to keep the yellow sari that she wore in the film as a token of memory. She thin

Aashka Goradia evicted from Bigg Boss 6

Actress, Aashka Goradia, the Bigg Boss Season 6 participant gets evicted from the house for the second and the final time. She was voted out previously, but not completely. She was made to stay at a neighboring mud house with some of the other contestant of the show. In the middle of the week, contestant Karishma Kotak got evicted, which was a surprise to the house mates. Now, they bid farewell to yet another fellow contestant at the end of the week. Aashka was nominated along with Sapna, Kar

Sangeeta Bijliani attends ex-flame Salman's birthday party

The stars of Bollywood could go more unpredictable with their actions than ever. This is evident from the fact that Sangeeta Bijliani came to attend her ex-beau, Salman Khan’s birthday party this Thursday. The party was thrown by Salman on his Galaxy Apartment in Mumbai. It seems that neither Sangeeta nor Salman is ready to ignore their exes at any point in their lives.  The Super star had just seen the release of yet another blockbuster ‘Dabangg 2’ just before Christmas. His bir

December 28

Delhi gang-rape: Her soul shall forever stir our hearts, Big B

The nation wide protest triggered as the Delhi rape victim 'Amanat' succumbed to pain at Mt. Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore early Saturday morning. The brave girl who pleaded her parents for life has finally surrender to death. When her condition deteriorated, she was flown to Singapore for better treatment. Aam janta, celebrities took to twitter to vent their anger against this nasty crime and prayed to God for the rest of her soul. Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchhan wrote, “`Amanat`,

Ranbir, Kareena to play brother-sister in Zoya’s next

Zoya Akhtar of ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ fame has finally roped in cousin brother and sister Ranbir Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor for her next project. For a while, reports have been doing the rounds of Zoya's casting coup and finally things has been finalized. The film will basically narrate a story centered on brother and sister relationship. The casting coup doesn’t end here. There has been two interesting actors roped opposite Ranbir and Kareena. Hrithik Roshan will be playing Ka

RIP: Celebrities left us in 2012…

The year 2012 saw the demise of various Indian celebrities. The year, which has otherwise seen various contributions to the film industry, also took away from us many who were very close. These people have made great contributions to Indian cinema and other forms of art. The entire nation has mourned the days that they passed away. The other big stars have left their condolences. Let us see the names of those Indian legends who have left us forever.  Pandit Ravi Shankar

Priyanka & Kareena: Finally friends?

The famous adage tells us that two actresses of the same league can never be friends. Bollywood actresses have adhered to the adage since time immemorial. However, the trend seems to be broken. Our own Piggy Chops and Bebo have finally decided that it is better to be friends than foe. They have proved that the adage is a back dated one. Newer trends must be started and well followed. Rumors are high that these two leading ladies of the Bollywood film industry would be befriending each other.

Niketan Madhok is the winner of Bigg Boss 6

The winner of Bigg Boss 6 is yet to be announced but the result is already declared by numerologist Bhavikk Sangghvi. He predicts that Niketan Madhok will be the winner of Bigg Boss 6. Here's how he explains his theory: "Niketan was born on 9th October 1982 which makes him a Number 9 (Mars) person in numerology. Like all Librans, he is ruled by Number 6 (Venus) while his destiny number adds up to Number 3 (Jupiter)" explains Bhavikk. "Niketan turned 30 during the

December 27

Actor Pran admitted to hospital again

The Sher Khan of Bollywood, majestic Pran is back to the hospital. It is barely a month that Pran was discharged from hospital ut he is back again due to age related disease. Pran is 92. His daughter Pinky dismisses any degradation of his health but insists that he is just admitted for a health check-up, while close family members admitted that the actor is not in his good health. "He is getting on. Pran saab is a fighter. But one can't really fight old age beyond a point," a

Big B lashes out at media over Delhi rape case

Actor Amitabh Bachchan seemed to be extremely angry with the media, as the girl who was victim to a gang rape in Delhi has been shifted from India in order to get better treatment. Bachchan feels disheartened and said that media has lost all humanity while issuing BREAKING NEWS for the public. He has been extremely unhappy the way the media fights to cover major issues in the name of public interest. The way the media acted, fighting for scoops while the patient of the Delhi gang rape case wa

Spotted John with girlfriend Priya at Xmas party

John Abraham and his new found love investment banker Priya Runchal spotted enjoying Christmas party on 25th December night. As John drove the car, Priya was sitting by his side. Priya dressed in white shirt while John looked handsome in grey top and blue jeans.The image shows John had an impromptu performance at the Christmas party. John and Priya’s relationship became public when the duo stepped out for an event together in early 2011. John in various occasions spoke about h

A quiet 47th birthday for Salman Khan

Superstar Salman Khan turned 47 yesterday. With two major blockbusters ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ and ‘Dabangg 2’ this year, the actor seems to be doing pretty well. The actor, who has won the hearts of millions of people with his cool moves and one-liners, seemed to be in a casual mood on his birthday.  Several fans gathered around his house since the wee hours of the day just to catch a glimpse of him and wish him Happy Birthday. Some fans had placards on their hands with cute messages written on

Ranveer Singh injured, gets stitched

While shooting for Yash Raj Films ‘Gunday’, Ranveer Singh fell down from an elevator and gets injured. He was shooting a dance sequence. The actor who is shooting back to back for his upcoming films Ram Leela and Gunday hurt himself this year in March while shooting for ‘Lootera’. The incident took place at Chandivali Studios where Ranveer was shooting for a song. A source told us, "Ranveer was performing his steps on an elevated structure, when he lost his balance and fell d

Udita Goswami to marry Mohit Suri soon

The ‘Zeher’ actress Udita Goswami is all set to tie the knot with director Mohit Suri. The couple started dating in 2005 but after three and a half years, they called it off. However, the indifference between them has been sorted out and the duo is destined to take their relationship to the next level. The couple met during the shooting of ‘Zeher’. Anurag Basu introduced Mohit Suri to the film industry and Udita was introduced by Pooja Bhatt. When Anurag was down with cancer, Mohit app

Photos: Here’s who spotted at Salman’s birthday

Salman Khan has been exempted from appearing at the court in hit and run case today since today is his birthday. Salman Khan, the reigning actor of Bollywood turns 47 and the birthday boy looks cool as he appears at the balcony of his house where huge fans of the hunk gathered to get a glimpse of the star on this special day. Bipasha Basu, Arbaaz Khan, Sohail Khan and his wife Seema, Sajid Nadiadwala, Subroto Roy, and Boney Kapoor came to see Salman at his residence and to wish th

B-town expresses shock over Bobby Singh’s sudden death

The film industry is shocked by the sudden death of cinematographer Bobby Singh. He passed away in Goa following an asthma attack. Filmmaker Anurag Basu who worked with the cinematographer in films like ‘Gangster’, ‘Life In A Metro’, ‘Woh Lamhe’ is totally shattered over Bobby’s sudden death. Expressing his shock, he says, "Bobby was one of my closest friends. Our relationship went way beyond work. What can I say? I can't believe he's gone. I am just hoping it's a prank and that I'll

Best Bollywood Item Numbers of 2012

Item songs have been the most attractive features of Bollywood movies. Sometimes people flock to the theatres not for the movie but for the sexy item number that is included in it. We can say that an item number acts as an audience magnet for the movie. An exclusive item number by the stars of Bollywood adds to spicy flavor and relives the people of the boredom. Great peppy music and cool moves, generally by a female lead, brings on whistles from the audience. Item songs were popularized by t

‘Dabangg 2’ crosses 100 crore club

The sequel to the blockbuster, ‘Dabangg’ has raked crores in the box office this year. ‘Dabangg 2’ is the directorial debut of actor Arbaaz Khan, and has reached the mark of Rs. 100 crore in a matter of 5 days since its release. The movie stars superstar Salmaan Khan and beautiful actress Sonakshi Sinha. Prakash Raj plays the bad villain in the film. The movie has been ringing bells even during the weekdays. This romantic comedy film has been bringing in stacks of money. Not only in India, bu

Cinematographer Bobby Singh passes away at 38

The Bollywood industry has received a terrible blow due to the death of the young cinematographer Bobby Singh. He was only 38. Bobby Singh was a great cinematographer and has worked in some of the leading projects in the Bollywood industry. He held a great position of repute in the eyes of the actors, directors and producers. He has shown his brilliance in the films ‘Life…in a Metro’, ‘The Dirty Picture’, ‘Woh Lamhe’, ‘Jannat 2’, and ‘Gangster’. He died this Tuesday. The entire Bollywood indu

Dabangg star, Salman Khan seeks immunity from Court

Inside sources say that the famous Dabangg star, Salman Khan might be asking the court to excuse him from attending the court session on occasion of his birthday. He might not be able to present himself to the court on this day. This famous super star is going to turn 47 on the 27th of December, this year. Dipesh Mehta, who is Salman’s lawyer for this case might ask the court to reject the application that was filed by Santosh Daundkar, the activist. The case that is being ref

December 26

Salman Khan turns 47 today!

Salman Khan, the most eligible bachelor in the country turns 47 today. Born to scriptwriter Salim Khan and Salma Khan, Salman is one of the ruling actors of Bollywood. He kept the box-office bell ringing with his style and charisma. He set a new trend in Bollywood of 100 crore club. Salman has a huge fan following and his films are the most awaited one. Salman debuted with a supporting role in the 1988 film ‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’. His first film debut as an actor is Sooraj Barjatya’s ‘Main

Karishma Kotak evicted from Bigg Boss 6

Model-actress Karishma Kotak is the latest contestant to get eliminated from Bigg Boss 6. Karishma reentered the house after her father’s demise. The 30-year-old TV presenter said that the elimination came as a surprise for her. "I am little surprised because I was in the nominations this week. This season of the show is really extra-ordinary. Every day has come with some surprise and I really enjoyed my days in the house," Karishma told PTI. After re-entering the reality show,

Anushka Sharma: All set for ‘EXPOSURE’!

Anushka Sharma is on cloud nine with her blockbuster success ‘Jab Tak Hain Jaan’ in her career list and excitement upon recent upcoming film, ‘Matru ki Bijlee Ka Man Dola’. This young and successful actress is not wasting any more time resting at home and is very busy in the promotional process of the new film. She was seen in a recent event where she attended for promoting her upcoming film. She looked stunning and sexy in the Anarkali suit that she was wearing. The suit had a bare back and

Best Bollywood lip-locks of 2012

Bollywood has come a long way and is soon going to complete the 100 years. The days when kisses were blocked by flowers and pigeons are gone. Bollywood has become bold enough to project everything right in front of the eyes of the audience. Kisses go on very well with the Indian audience and they always manage to cause fireworks on the screen. Every other Bollywood movie is bound to have a kissing scene. As the year comes to an end, let us recall the kisses or lip-lock scenes that have caught

Sharukh Khan’s Republic day Celebration

Sharukh Khan has been on top of the Bollywood charts ever since his movie ‘Jab Tak Hain Jaan’ came out. With the tremendous success of this movie, the super star was able to re-establish himself as the King of Romance in the eyes of the audience. After the movie came out, the critics were bound to accept the fact that the Badshaah of Bollywood remains the ever wanted romantic hero of Bollywood. In the romantic genre, there is no other Bollywood hero who will match up to him. However, now that

December 25

Big B donates 2.5 laks to constable Subhash Tomar's family

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has donated Rs 2, 50,000 lakhs to the dead constable Subhash Tomar’s family. He died on 25 December on the clashes that took place during the Delhi protests following the gang rape of a 23 year old paramedical student. Amitabh donated the check of Rs. 2, 50,000 to the South Indian Educational Society. The legendary actor tweeted about the donation to the deceased family. “Many do not know that a police constable was critically injured in the p

Check Out: ‘Dhoom 3’ poster revealed

Yash Raj Films have unveiled the first poster of ‘Dhoom 3: Back in Action’ this Christmas and the poster shows the letter D inscribed 3 with fire and smoke. The poster looks really enchanting and it promises lots of action, fire and romance.When the team was shooting in New York, we brought to you the on the set images of ‘Dhoom 3’ where Aamir Khan was seen riding a bike. The New York schedule is over and the team is back. The third installment of ‘Dhoom 3’ is going to be thrice the fun

Saif-Kareena celebrate their first Christmas, post wedding

The recently wed hottest couple of the Bollywood industry celebrated a special Christmas this year, their first Christmas after the wedding. The duo decided to celebrate their Christmas along with their friends this year. They had a fantastic party with all their friends and Kareena dressed herself as lady Santa, wearing the cap of Santa.  After their wedding, that took place in October, the couple is having a good time. They have also planned a wonderful New Year celebration.

Aishwarya, Salman celebrate Christmas together

Salman Khan and Abhishek Bachchan buried the hatchet and bonded at Mumbai socialites Anu and Sunny Dewan’s Christmas party last night. Salman Khan arrived late night around 2 am and Abhishek Bachchan and his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan arrived around 3 am.“Salman reciprocated warmly. The two actors chatted for a long time. We thought either Salman or Abhishek would make a quiet and quick exit, but they both stayed on till 5 am,” a guest shared. “Aishwarya had settled in one corner.”

Photos: Karisma, Kareena, Samaira at the midnight mass

Like every year, this year too Kareena Kapoor Khan, Karisma Kapoor with her two children, Samaira and Kiaan went to a church in Mumbai to attend the midnight mass Babita Kapoor followed Christian religion as she was born to a Christian mother and a Sindhi father. She regularly visits Church and on special occasion, Kareena and Karisma also accompanied their mother. This year has been very significant for Kareena as she was married to Saif Ali Khan and she came along with her mother, si

Survey says Katrina Kaif is the ideal wife for Salman

Katrina Kaif might have broke up with Salman Khan but people of India still wants the couple to see them together not only on-screen but off-screen also. In a survey conducted by matrimonial site, Katrina Kaif has topped the list of ideal partner for the most eligible bachelor of Bollywood, Salman Khan. In the survey, 21,000 respondents took part and 69.84% believed that Katrina (28) would be an ideal life partner for Salman Khan 47. Another interesting survey carried on the

‘Dabangg’ crosses 60 crore mark in just three days

Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha starrer, ‘Dabangg 2’ has spelled magic at the box-office. The film got a fantastic opening on Friday, 21st of December and just three days after the film released, it crossed 60 crore mark at the box-office. Despite chill weather in the north, Salman Khan’s fans showed all the enthusiasm and stepped out in the cold weather to watch Salman Khan’s Dabangg2’. On the opening day, the film made around 21.10 crore, on Saturday the business dampens ma

December 24

Newly weds Vidya, Kareena says no to bold scene

Two leading ladies of Bollywood, Vidya Balan and Kareena Kapoor have recently tied the knot and these new brides refuses filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia of ‘Paan singh Tomar’ fame due to the bold content in the film. Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia has approached both the actresses for the ambitious biopic, Begum Samru but both of them turned down the film due to the bold content and the reason is their married status. The period film is based on the life of Begum Samru, who started her

Bebo, Saif, Aamir attend Imran's housewarming party

All the Bollywood stars recently came under one roof, not for any award function but for Imran Khan’s house-warming party. The married couple Imran Khan and Avantika Malik moved into their bungalow at Pali Hill, in Bandra. This bungalow belonged to Imran Khan’s grandfather, who was the late filmmaker Nasir Hussain. The house had been under renovation for more than two years. The housewarming party was attended by many from Bollywood. The newly married couple Saif Ali Khan and Ka

Huma Khan sentenced to prison for assaulting maid

Huma Khan has done a string of films all of C-grade category in the 80s and the 90s. However, the 47 year old actor is now in the news for all the wrong reasons. She has been sentenced to jail for 3 years for kidnapping and maltreating her house help. The small-time actress had Reshma Mansigh Vishwakarma work as her house help. When her film career did not take off she shifted to Pune and took along with her, Reshma’s twelve year old daughter Shanti Mansingh Vishwakarma. Shanti often a

Deepika speaks about working with Ranbir post break-up

Deepika is ambitious due to which she takes her profession seriously. She had a break-up with Ranbir Kapoor after a one-year affair in the year 2009. However, unlike many other couples the two are comfortable sharing screen space. “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani” is being directed by Ayan Mukerji of “Wake up! Sid” fame. The film is being produced under the banner of Dharma Productions. Thus when Deepika was approached for this film, she did not mind doing it despite Ranbir being the male lead

Sonam Kapoor will be seen in 'Khoobsurat' remake

Sonam Kapoor is not seen in films as much as she is seen in magazine covers. Also she is known more for her style sense than her acting ability. Nevertheless she is quite popular and recently she has been in the news for bagging a role in the remake of “Khoobsurat” that was a hit in the year 1980. The original film had Rekha play the lead role. Sonam thus before starting the shoot for this film wants to take some acting tips from Rekha who played the character of an effervescent and bu

December 23

Salman says he will marry after the court verdict

Salman Khan has a great sense of humor and everyone is aware of his presence of mind and quick response. For a long time, his marriage has been discussed at the national level and the hunk every time had an excuse. As it is known to all, two cases are running at Jodhpur and Mumbai courts against the actor, oneis the blackbuck case and the other vehicle mishap case. "I will think about marrying only after the courts give their verdicts. If the verdicts go against me, I will marr

‘Dabangg 2’ earns 21 crore on the opening day

The last big release of 2012 ‘Dabangg2’ has strike moolah at the box-office. Released on 21st December, the film has made a record breaking collection of Rs 21.10 crore in the opening day and trade analysts foresee that the film will cross 100 crore mark. Rajesh Thadani of Multimedia Combines told IANS that 'Dabangg 2' has opened 'exceptionally well at the box office on Friday' and on Saturday 'collected around Rs.17 crore and is going housefull on Sunday'. According

December 22

Barfi! fails to make to the Oscar shortlist

Barfi!” released this year and starred Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D’Cruz. The film had been much-acclaimed and that resulted in nominating the film as India’s official entry to the Oscar’s. But then there was an immense uproar that changed the scenario for “Barfi!.” There were particularly 10 scenes that had been directly lifted from foreign films. The makers of this film received immense flak for such plagiarism and thus its entry into Oscars seemed the worst choice ev

'Dabangg 2' gets fantastic opening at the box-office

Dabangg 2” was under a lot of pressure, as all eyes were set on whether this Salman Khan film is able to break all records of “Ek Tha Tiger”- the highest grosser of all times. Interestingly, both these films are of Salman Khan, thus establishing the fact that Salman is his only competition. “Dabangg 2” released on the 21st of December, an unlikely date for a Salman Khan film, as he always chooses Eid over any other release date. With this film Arbaaz Khan has debuted a

Vishal Karwal evicted from Bigg Boss 6

"Bigg Boss 6” has been one of the most successful reality shows of all time. The show houses as many as 13 celebrities mostly from the world of television and every other person related to arts. Sometimes sportspersons have also been invited to the show. Since the last three seasons Salman Khan has been hosting the show. This year the show has been given the tagline “Alag che’ which in English means ‘different’. The show has been famous for inviting celebrities who are diverse in mind-set. It

Shahrukh-Deepika at the press meet of Zee Cine Awards

Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone came together for a press conference held specifically for the Zee Cine Awards 2013. The press conference was organized at Panchgani, Mumbai on this Wednesday evening. The duo currently has been shooting in Panchgani for Chennai Express that is being directed by Rohit Shetty. Shah Rukh Khan during the interaction with the media said, “I have been associated with the channel ever since its inception. Being a part of whatever they do has always

December 21

Eminent director Jishu Dasgupta passes away

Eminent Bengali film and TV show director Jishu Dasgupta died after prolonged illness. He was 53. Jishu was fighting against cancer for nine months and finally he gave up on 21st December. He died of cardiac arrest. Jishu directed popular serials like 'Sishirer Swapno', 'Kuasha Jakhon' and 'Tithir Atithi'. He made several TV serials for Doordarshan and also for private Bengali TV channels, He had been fighting against cancer for the last nine months and was admitted to Peerless Hospit

Stars shine at ‘Dabangg 2’ premiere

The makers of ‘Dabangg 2’ hosted a grand premiere at PVR, Mumbai on 20th December which was attended by Bollywood A-listers. Stars like Aamir Khan, Ameesha Patel, Sonakshi Sinha, Genelia with husband Ritiesh Deshmukh, Sonu Sood were spotted outside the PVR. Salman Khan’s ex-girlfriend Sangeeta Bijlani also attended the premiere. Kehkashan Patel was also seen. Sohail Khan was there with wife Seema and sister Arpita. Claudia Ciesla was also invited. Farhan Akhtar was also invited at

Big B, Sridevi voted most admired actors of 2012

In a new mobile survey conducted by Vuclip, megastar Amitabh Bachchan and stunning Sridevi has been emerged as Vuclip Icons of the Year 2012. Big B and Sridevi emerged as the most-admired Bollywood actors. Amitabh Bachchan received 43% votes whereas Sridevi won the survey leaving behind the present leading actresses of Bollywood like Kareena Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha and Vidya Balan. It was a neck to neck competition between Sridevi and Katrina Kaif and Kat lose with a narrow margin.

Chargesheet files against Saif for hotel brawl

Colaba police has filed chargesheet against Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan for involving in a brawl with South African businessman Iqbal Sharma when he was partying with his family. Saif was partying with his close pals Shakeel Ladak and Bilal Amrohi and girlfriend Kareena Kapoor. Saif and Iqbal entangled in a heated argument and when situation went out of control, they got physical. Following the brawl, Iqbal and his wife filed complaint against the actor at Colaba police station. The

Manisha discharged from hospital after successful surgery

Cancer stricken Manisha Koirala discharged from hospital after successful ovarian surgery. Manisha flew to the US after she was diagnosed with cancer in India. She was discharged and her condition is said to be stable now. "Manisha`s condition is stable now. Post the surgery, she has been discharged and is back to the hotel. She got discharged on Dec 18," Subroto Ghosh, Manisha`s manager, told reporters. "She is very brave and extremely strong. She has taken things very pos

Check Photos: Riya Sen lock lips with a girl at a party

Riya Sen knows how to remain in the news. If not for her films, she hit the headlines for her naughty act. This time the actress showed her lesbian nature. She was caught on camera locking lips with an unknown girl at a Mumbai nightclub. The identity of the girl is not yet known. But the images showed that she was partying at the nightclub with few other friends. A source close to the actor revealed, "Recently her name popped up in regards to a rave party that was busted. However, the

Saif Ali Khan talks about the changes in his life

Saif Ali Khan recently got married to Kareena Kapoor and thus it is obvious that she has brought about some healthy changes into the life of this ‘nawab’. Despite his royal lineage Saif has always considered himself as an actor before anything else. His last film “Cocktail” had been successful and his next film is “Race 2” which is already garnering a lot of attention. He is now being seen onscreen even more, so when asked about this he revealed, “There are no rules in showbiz. Even if

“Dabangg 2” v/s “Ek Tha Tiger” at box-office

Luck struck Salman Khan when he did “Wanted” that released in 2009, and is smiling on him since then, as we advance into 2013. Fortune is being showered on him so much so that he is his only competitor as nobody else is even close to him. This rise of Salman Khan has been unmatched by any of the other Khans leave alone the other actors. As, “Dabangg 2” releases today globally, the industry insiders are betting whether “Dabangg 2” will be able to break the records of Salman’s previous E

Sambhavna Seth and Avinash Dwivedi is a couple

Sambhavna Seth drew the limelight towards her by appearing in Bigg Boss, season 2. She has worked considerably in Bhojpuri films as an item girl and has also done a few reality shows such as “Desi Girl” and “Khatron ke Khiladi”. She now is in the news for a reason related to her personal life. She now claims that she had never been in a happier phase in her life before as she has now found her true match- Avinash Dwidevi, who is a professional dancer. Sambhavna has been in the i

Watch 'Kai Po Che' mind-blowing trailer

Chetan Bhagat’s book “The 3 Mistakes of My life?” has been adapted into a film. The film has been titled “Kai Po Che”. Interestingly the actors for this film are Amit Sadh, Sushant Singh Rajput and Rajkumar Yadav. The first two names are in a way household names for many as they both begun their career from television and this is their debut film. This film has been directed by Abhishek Kapoor, who had directed ‘Rock On’ which marked the debut of Farhan Akhtar as an actor. The trailer

December 20

Watch Trailer: Akshay Kumar in ‘Special Chabbis’

The trailer of Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Special Chabbis’ is out and it is getting great views. The teaser has been released in news reading format. Directed by Neeraj Pandey of ‘A Wednesday’ fame, the film also stars Anupam Kher, Manoj Bajpayee, Jimmy Shergill and Kajal Aggrawal. The film is about a man who poses as a CBI agent and gets together a gang of men who raid actually rob a jewelry store and more. Says Neeraj, "We had to come up with something unconventional and creative to catc

Sohail Khan invites Shahrukh Bhai to join CCL team

We all know Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan are arch-rivals but still Sohail Khan invited Shahrukh Khan to join any team of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL). Sohail has kept personal issues far apart from professional issue and invited SRK to join CCL team. The CCL has eight teams and Sohail plays for the Mumbai Heroes "He's (SRK) a part of the industry and he is a very big star. He has his own IPL (Indian Premier League) team and if he would like to come and support CCL or any of the team

Advance booking of ‘Dabangg 2’ goes beyond 80%

Well, only few hours left for Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha starrer ‘Dabangg 2’ to hit the theatres worldwide and the film has already started to earn positive reviews. On looking at the rush for the advance booking of the movie in the multiplexes cross India, it is highly expected that the film will be the highest grosser of 2012 . Trade analysts are optimistic that the film will break all box-office records and set a new benchmark. PVR Cinemas, COO Mr. Gautam Datta spoke to busines

Sonakshi is pregnant, says Salman Khan

Yes, you hear it right that Sonakshi Sinha daughter of veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha is pregnant but before you draw any wrong conclusion, let me clear you that she is expecting a child only in reel and not in real. Sonakshi is playing a pregnant woman in the upcoming film, ‘Dabangg 2’. Taking forward the original script where she was married to Chulbul Pandey now in the sequel she will be seen happily married to Salman and is three to four months pregnant.

Salman Khan intentionally ignores Katrina Kaif

They broke up two years back but still they are good friends. Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif is former couple but still they are maintaining a cordial relationship and working together despite split-up. Katrina Kaif has an esteem regards for Salman and the later too holds a special feeling for Kat. The diva is not only good with Salman but also with his family. But lately, something went wrong between them. A source informed that at a recent award function, when Katrina saw Salman Khan’s

Abhishek plans to buy a luxury car for Aishwarya

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan could be the winner of international beauty pageants and a most sought-after star of Bollywood but when it comes to her married life, she has no tantrums. News is that Abhishek Bachchan is planning to gift a car to his wife Aishwarya. She could be the Bachchan bahu but it seems that she is content using her husband’s car rather than having a car exclusively for her own. Aishwarya has also limited most of her professional endeavors after the birth of her da

Bipasha Basu bonds with Salman Khan

Bipasha Basu and Salman Khan would never look eye to eye when John and Bipasha had been dating. John had had a disagreement with Salman Khan on a certain performance tour that the two had been on. Following which the two stars never even shared the same platform. John’s the-then girlfriend Bipasha Basu expectedly too shared cold vibes with Salman. After John and Bipasha’s break-up, she seems to have been mending ties with all of whom she had not been on friendly terms with earlier. New

Bollywood debutantes of 2012

Bollywood sees new faces every year and this influx of new talent has always been steady. This year too has been no different. Let us take a look at some of the fresh faces of Bollywood that made a mark of their own. Ayushmann Khurana- On April 20th the film “Vicky Donor” released. Apart from the fresh concept that it offered the male lead was the star of the film. Ayushmann played the role of a Delhite effortlessly and nailed his act by a brilliant per

Shahrukh to pay tribute to Yash Chopra

Shah Rukh Khan’s last film that released in 2012 has been “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” that was directed by Yash Chopra. On the 21st of October, Yash Chopra died unexpectedly a month before the release of the film as he was suffering from dengue. The film starred alongside SRK, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in pivotal roles. Shah Rukh Khan has been part of many films right from the beginning of his career that were produced under the banner ‘Yash Raj Films’ and thus his relatio

December 19

Miss USA Olivia crowed Miss Universe 2012

At a glittering event, Olivia Culpo from USA crowned the Miss Universe 2012 thrashing the dream of Miss India entry Shilpa Singh to make to the final. Shilpa Singh failed to make to the top 10 and hence she succeeded in making it to the top 16 list. Miss Philippines was the first runner-up and Miss Venezuela was the second runner-up followed by Miss Australia and Miss Brazil. Former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen praised Shilpa for her efforts, she tweeted, "Shilpa took India to top 16 out

Matru Ki Bijee Ka Mandola: Anushka flaunts tattoo on lower back

In the upcoming movie, Matru Ki Bijee Ka Mandola, Anushka Sharma will be seen doing many bare-dare acts. She will be seen locking lips with her co-star Imran Khan, she will don a bikini in a particular scene and above all she will shed her inhibitions and will take a bath at pond in skimpy clothes. Anushka will show her boldness in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming film and she will make guys fall head over heals when she will flaunt her tattoo which she has inscribed on her lower back. Anush

Shoaib loves dancing but I am very shy, Sania

Tennis sensation Sania Mirza and her cricketer husband Shoaib Malik will appear on the dance reality show, ‘Nach Baliye 5’ as a guest jodi and Sania is looking forward to the show and hopes that she and her husband Shoaib do a decent job. "We are happy to be here as the guest couple. We have rehearsed a lot. Earlier, we had prepared for dance for our `sangeet` during our wedding. I feel coordination is a little tough and to remember the steps is also difficult," Sania, who tied the kno

Bollywood Tweets on Delhi gang-rape case

The appalling case of a medical student gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi  has made headlines across the country. The brutal rape and torture occurred on Sunday night when the woman along with her male friend boarded a private bus after watching a movie. The woman was beaten up, stripped and raped by at least seven men who were inside the bus. The rape has sparked an outrage among social activists, politicians and students. Bollywood actors also expressed anger and

Big B calls Delhi rape case "atrocious and unforgivable

The entire nation is boiling with the recent Delhi gang rape where a 23 year old para-medical girl was raped by a group of four in a running bus and later thrown out of the bus along with her boyfriend. Our Bollywood celebrities took to twitter to vent their anger. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan condemns the Delhi rape case calling it "atrocious and unforgivable". Mr Bachchan urged to investigate what is wrong with our society and why time and again such brutal incident is taking place

I am an actress because of Salman, Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha who has tasted success in the competitive world of Bollywood within a short span of two years gives credit for her success and filmy career to Salman Khan, her first co-star whom she considered her mentor cum well wisher. Sonakshi said that whatever she is today it is all because of Salman. He is the one who boost her to take up acting and that's why she takes his comment in a positive stride and tries to improve. "Whenever Salman criticizes me, he does it in a very po

Neil Nitin Mukesh’s ‘David’ to release in 2013

Bejoy Nambiar’s film ‘David’ had been in the news for a long time. It was reported that the makers were doing the film with Vivek Oberoi, but later he backed out. It was finally Neil Nitin Mukesh who had been selected for the lead role. The film has been produced by Reliance Entertainment and belongs to the genre of suspense thriller. Neil Nitin Mukesh plays the role of a gangster in the film. ‘David’ is set in the 70s and extends for three eras. Neil will be sporting a thick moustache

Sneak Peek at Nach Baliye 5 contestants

The dance reality show- ‘Nach Baliye’- meant exclusively for celebrity couples of television is back on Star Plus. This the fifth season of this show that will be aired soon, after a sabbatical of four years. This time around, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, choreographer Terence Lewis and director Sajid Khan will be the judges. The hosts are Karan Wahi and Gautam Rode. There are eleven celebrity couples who are participating in this show. Here is a list of them. Rahul and

'Inkaar' shows sizzling chemistry of Arjun-Chitrangada

Arjun Rampal and Chitrangada Singh will be seen onscreen for the first time. Sudhir Mishra has directed a film called ‘Inkaar’ that will release in 2013. The film features this lovely pair. It is being produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. The film is based on a novel concept- sexual harassment at work place. It belongs to the genre of suspense thriller and the issue that it addresses is quite universal. Sudhir Mishra is an award winning director for the film “Hazaaron Khwaishe

Sridevi on the cover page of People magazine

Sridevi is relevant even in today’s times and this she achieved by her simple yet heart-warming film “English Vinglish”. She has now taken a step forward by appearing on the December issue of the popular ‘People’ magazine. However, what is worth mentioning is that her two lovely daughters also made it to the cover with their mum. It now seems like Sridevi has started tutoring her daughters- Jhanvi and Khushi- to make them familiar with showbiz. This has been initiated with a photo spre

December 18

Sonakshi to romance Akshay for the fourth time

Ghajini’ director AR Murugadoss gears up for his second Bollywood film which is a Hindi remake of Tamil film titled, ‘Thuppaki’ and the director ardently wants to rope in Sonakshi Sinha opposite Akshay Kumar. The female lead needs to be heavyweight and looks like a boxer and the ‘Dabangg’ girl seems to fit the bill. Ishaqzaade star Parineeti Chopra, Cocktail actor Diana Penty and even Kajal Agarwal, the original actress of the movie was at first considered for the role but finally Son

Salman Khan sets 200 crore mark for ‘Dabangg 2’

The makers of ‘Dabangg 2’ and trade analysts are hopeful that Salman Khan would break all box-office record and cross 200 crore mark in quick time. Trade analysts are confident of the film's success.“On its release, Dabangg had crossed the Rs 140 crore mark and two years down the line, the buzz as well as the market has increased manifold. Moreover this is a true blue sequel. The hype is unprecedented and there is no reason why Rs 200 crores won’t be a possibility,” chirped a birdie.

Kareena says Ranbir might cross her record

Kareena Kapoor won six Filmfare awards till date and Ranbir Kapoor who joined Bollywood much later than Bebo has already won four Filmfare awards. Kareena feels that her cousin Ranbir is giving her tough competition and soon he might break her and their grandfather Raj Kapoor’s records. "Since I was a child, I always thought I will win a Filmfare and give an acceptance speech, where I will thank my mother, father and family. My Filmfare trophies will follow me till my grave. Hopefully,

Kareena, Salman strongly condemns Delhi rape case

The Delhi rape case on Sunday night has shook the nation. Question has been raised regarding the safety of women in India and about the administrative system. Kareena Kapoor raised question regarding the judicial system of the country. She expressed her anger and disliking about the delay in justice in such vital crime in our country. Talking in context to the gang rape of a 23-year-old girl in the capital, Kareena said, "When a incident like this happens we give statements as to what

My films will never flop, Sajid Khan

After ‘Housefull 2’ success, director Sajid Khan is back with another entertaining film which is a remake of yesteryear blockbuster ‘Himmatwala’ starring Jeetendra and Sridevi in the lead. Sajid is very sure that his films will never flop as he understood the taste of the audience. "My life moves with films. I have not gone to any film school, drama school... I have learned films by watching them, and I make films as an audience member. I know what the audience wants, and that is why

Shahrukh and Priyanka dismiss romance reports

Shahrukh Khan has yet again vented his anger at media’s false reporting. Shahrukh dismissed report of having his alleged girlfriend Priyanka Chopra for Farah Khan’s new project ‘Happy New Year’. He lost his cool and expressed his anger on his twitter page. Dismissing the report of casting Priyanka Chopra in Farah’s Happy New Year’, he wrote, “When a persons words & body language r in conflict they r usually lying. A lot like the headline words of tabloids & their body of conten

Salman Khan captivates Hyderabad

Recently Salman Khan had been in Hyderabad for performing at a show. This show had been titled the ‘Times Salman Nite’. The audiences went into frenzy as they saw their superstar perform live. Salman’s popularity has gone quite a few notches higher in the last five years and that was evident with the way the audiences had been in sync with this ‘Dabangg’ Khan’s energy. He wore a glittering golden colored shirt and matched it with black trousers. His trademark bracelet was in place and

Upcoming Bollywood films of 2013

As 2013 is round the corner, the audiences of Hindi films await some new films and concepts. A few films that will be releasing in 2013 have already been garnering a lot of interest from the movie-buffs. Let us take a look at some of the much-awaited films of 2013.   Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola- This Vishal Bharadwaj film is a comedy-drama that stars Imran Khan Anushka Sharma and Pankaj Kapur. It will release on the 11th of Jan

'Dabangg 2' all set to hit screens this Christmas

Dabangg 2” will be releasing on the 21st of December this year. Normally all of Salman’s films release during Eid, but this film is going to change that norm. The first and the last time ever any Salman Khan film released during Christmas had been his debut film “Maine Pyar Kiya”. This film stars Sonakshi Sinha alongside Salman and the story is set in the rustic environment. Salman plays a corrupt but a benevolent cop named Chulbul Pandey, whereas Sonakshi plays Rajjo,

December 17

Shahrukh-Katrina best on-screen jodi!

As 2012 comes to an end, the different award functions begin to honor our celebrities. Recently The Big Star Entertainment Awards was held which saw Shah Rukh Khan bag two awards. Among the others at the award ceremony Abhishek Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra too won awards. The Entertainer of the Year trophy went to Shah Rukh Khan for his Yash Chopra directed “Jab Tak Hai Jaan”. He also won the Best Romantic On-Screen Couple award with Katrina Kaif for the same film. Shah Rukh Kha

Photo: Juhi Chawla starts ‘Gulab Gang’ shooting with Madhuri

Juhi Chawla begins shooting for ‘Gulab Gang’ at Kamalistan Studios. She joined her co-star Madhuri Dixit on the film set and Juhi is very excited to shoot for the film. "Shooting my introduction scene of `Gulab Gang` at Kamalistan Studios. Can`t express how much I am enjoying it," Juhi tweeted. Both Juhi and Madhuri are successful actresses of their time but it is all for the first time, they are working together. Inspired from real life character Sampat Pal of Bunde

My mother is my biggest critic, Sonakshi Sinha

Till date whatever role Sonakshi Sinha chose, she did excel and made her parents proud of her achievement. Film critics might gave their verdict regarding her performance but for Sonakshi her mother Poonam Sinha is the biggest critic for her and whatever her mom comments positive or negative, she takes in a good stride. "My mum is my biggest critic and I take her opinion very seriously because I know that is one person, who is saying it only for my good and nobody else," Sonakshi told

Bollwood wishes ‘Happy Birthday’ to John, Riteish

Today, 17th December Bollywood actors John Abraham and Riteish Deshmukh celebrated their birthday and Bollywood stars took to twitter to wish the duo. Here’s what the stars tweeted:- Farah Khan: 'Happpppyyyy bday @Riteishd ..put ur 1 hand on head n 1 on tummy n hit it"yeh kaisey ho gayaaaa?"' Ayushmann Khurrana: 'It's John Abraham's B'day today. And I thank him for his unconditional support.' Arshad Warsi

Balika Vadhu: Jagya gets new love interest Sriti Jha

Colors popular serial ‘Balika Vadhu’ which is riding high on TRPs will take a new interesting turn. After the marriage of Anandi (Pratyusha Bannerjee) to Shiv (Siddharth Shukla), now a new character will be introduced, she is Sriti Jha of ‘Saubhagyavati Bhavah’ fame. This new entrant will play Jagya’s (Shashank Vyas) love interest. She will help Jagya to get out of depression after losing Anandi. Sriti will play the role of a victim of child marriage similar to Anandi. But unlike Anan

Shahrukh wants Priyanka to play his ladylove in his next

Here’s an interesting piece of news about the Badshah of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan. Despite getting ultimatum from his dearest wife Gauri Khan, Shahrukh insisted to work with his alleged girlfriend Priyanka Chopra. Farah Khan has roped in Shahrukh Khan for her next project ‘Happy New Year’ which will roll next year and the superstar wants Priyanka Chopra to play his ladylove. It is an open secret that due to the alleged affair of Shahrukh and Priyanka, Gauri was very much hurt and it als

Randhir Kapoor's health stable, moves out of ICU

Veteran actor Randhir Kapoor and father of two Bollywood actresses Karisma and Kareena Kapoor was admitted to Mumbai Breach Candy hospital following breathing problem. Randhir Kapoor complained of chest pain and problem in breathing and following which, he was rushed to Mumbai Breach Candy hospital. He was 65. When he was taken to hospital, he was admitted to the ICU but after few tests and examination, when doctors confirmed that there was nothing to worry, he was shi

Bollywood celebrities who got married in 2012

This year has seen many couples take their relationships to the next level. Media hounds the stars with marriage questions hoping to trigger some breaking news. 2012 saw some of the top most actors and actresses finally tie the knot. Some marriage ceremonies were simple while some others turned into some kind of luxurious extravaganza. Let us jot down some of the weddings of this year that will be remembered in the times to come. Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza- 

'Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola' gets 'A' certificate

Ace director Vishal Bharadwaj is back with his latest offering “Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola”, after “Kaminey (2009), which stars Imran Khan, Anushka Sharma and Pankaj Kapur. The film is set in the rustic lands and portrays typically the crude way of living of a certain section of society and every other thing that is central to their existence. Recently the film has been given an ‘A’ certificate by the CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification), which has upset Vishal. What is bei

'Dabangg 2' to be screened for the Delhi police

Dabangg 2” has been causing waves in the world of movie enthusiasts as it gears for a release on the 21st of December. The film stars Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha and is the sequel to the 2010 blockbuster “Dabangg”. The film this time around has been directed by Arbaaz Khan. Salman Khan plays the character of a cop in the film named ‘Chulbul Pandey’ and thus it makes sense for this film to be shown to the policemen. Revealing a bit about this film Arbaaz said,

First look of 'Gunday' released

The film “Gunday” has been in the news for its star-cast ever since the names were out. The film will show two male actors sharing screen space and they are of ‘Ishaqzaade” fame Arjun Kapoor and “Band Baaja Baraat” actor Ranveer Singh. The shooting schedule of the film started on the 14th of December, 2012 and now the first look of the film is out. The two male leads are shown facing their back to the viewers, gazing into the Howrah Bridge of Kolkata. One is shown holdi

December 16

Sunny Leone excited to shoot ‘Ragini MMS 2’

Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone who debuted in Bollywood with Pooja Bhatt’s ‘Jism 2’ is excited to start her second Bollywood movie ‘Ragini MMS 2’. Excited Sunny tweeted about ‘Ragini MMS 2 shooting,"'Ragini MMS 2' preparations are starting and I am so excited. I can't believe that I get to shoot another movie and with a great company," Sunny tweeted. Sunny Leone's acting chapter in Bollywood opened with her participation in Indian reality show, ‘Bigg Boss’ in 2011. When Sunny

Watch: Arjun sexually abuses Chitrangada in ‘Inkaar’

Sudhir Mishra of ‘Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi’ fame is back with another sensational movie, ‘Inkaar’ starring Chitrangada Singh and Arjun Rampal in the lead roles. The movie is based on sexual harassment of employees at workplaces and its script is considered to be the strong point of the film. The first promo of the film received huge response as it shows Arjun Rampal in the role of a dapper CEO of an advertising agency and Chitrangada Singh as a budding copywriter in his firm. She wor

Salman Khan says he thinks about not getting married

Salman Khan is the most eligible bachelor and his marriage is a long time debate. Not only his Bollywood pals and family wants the hunk to get married but his huge fans meticulously want to see him settle down in life. But Sallu revealed in an interview why he always avoids the question and why he is still a bachelor at the age of 46. He said that he is always been unlucky in love and marriage is a jinx for him. Salman Khan said that he thinks about not getting married rather than gett

December 15

Kareena thanks Malaika for ‘Fevicol Se’ success

Kareena Kapoor’s item song ‘Fevicol Se’ has become a huge craze among the youngsters. The song has been doing all round the channels and audience are going gaga over Kareena’s first item song post marriage. Sung by Mamta Sharma of ‘Munni Badman Hui’ fame and choreographed by Farah Khan, ‘Fevicol Se’ item number is going to beat all other item songs. Kareena gives credit to Malaika Arora Khan for ‘Fevicol Se’ item song success. Kareena said, “The song was choreographed by Farah Kha

Ekta Kapoor’s rude behavior goes viral on net

Balaji Telefilms head Ekta Kapoor is again in the news for all wrong reasons. Ekta is accused of misbehaving an elder person in a bank in Mumbai. Hurt by the insult, the particular person’s daughter Anisha Sharma took to social networking site to bring into light the uncanny incident and revealed Ekta’s rude behavior towards her old father. Ekta and the elderly person involved in a verbal spat. Ekta abused the senior man of blocking her way. There has been a heated argument between the

Sanjay Dutt’s ‘Pran’ look in ‘Zanjeer’ revealed!

Year 2012 has been exceptional for Sanjay Dutt. His two movies ‘Agneepath’ and ‘Son Of Sardaar’ became a major hit at the box-office and most importantly, audience and critics appreciated his Kancha Cheena’s role in ‘Agneepath.  He enacted awesomely and received rave reviews and now the actor is looking forward to his new movie ‘Zanjeer’ remake.Sanjay Dutt is playing the role of veteran actor ‘Pran’ who essayed Sher Khan in the original ‘Zanjeer’. Director Apoorva Lakia has worked in

Esha wishes Katrina good luck for ‘Dhoom 3’

Esha Deol who shed her inhibitions and donned a bikini in her first blockbuster ‘Dhoom’ wished Katrina Kaif good luck for the third installment of the film, ‘Dhoom 3’. Esha Deol in an interview said that she is sad that she is not the part of the whole franchise. In ‘Dhoom 3’ Katrina Kaif is paired opposite Aamir Khan. Speaking about missing the film, Esha said, "I am sad that I am not a part of the whole franchise. But I wish Katrina lives up to the expectations that comes with the '

'Khiladi 786' collections at the box-office drops

Action films have been working wonders at the box-office recently and therefore the one who started his career with action films and earned the tag “Khiladi” could not have been far behind. This year Akshay Kumar did two action flicks. One was “Rowdy Rathode” that starred Sonakshi Sinha and the other was “Khiladi 786”. Asin stars in the latter as the female lead and Mithun and Himesh too have significant roles in this film. “Khiladi 786” released on the 7th of December

December 14

Ekta Kapoor to impart education at Harvard University

Ekta Kapoor ventured into television first and made a mark with her daily soaps. Gradually she ventured into making films. Her first few ventures were duds at the box-office. Her films then belonged to the horror genre and were shot with her television stars. With time she started producing meaningful films and slowly got her due appreciation. Today Balaji Telefilms is one of the most recognized production houses. It has produced films like “The Dirty Picture”, “Shootout at Lokhandwala

Salman Khan to move out of his house

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is very attracted to his house where is brought up. Unlike other actors, all these years Salman has been staying with his family at Galaxy Apartments and did not change his address after achieving success. But now the actor thought it’s the right to move out the house and arrange a new nest for himself as his house has become too crowded and his accessories have been augmented to accommodate at his home. Salman has purchased a property and next year, he has decided

Vidya-Siddharth's wedding a mix of Punjabi and Tamil rituals

Vidya Balan and her beau Siddharth Roy Kapur’s wedding plans had been kept private until the wedding date arrived. Siddharth Roy Kapur is the head at UTV Productions and he met Vidya Balan on the sets of “No One Killed Jessica” in 2009. They had been rumored to be dating but never accepted it until they were pictured together at Goa. It was only this year when the two made a public appearance together at Karan Johar’s 40th Birthday bash. The sangeet was held on t

Santosh Shukla evicted from Bigg Boss 6

Television actor Santosh Shukla is the latest contestant to be evicted from the Bigg Boss house. After a month long stay in the house, Santosh was eliminated. Santosh 36 after elimination said that he is happy to be out. "I am happy that I am out of the show now because there were few people who were getting on my nerves. I was about to burst but Bigg Boss thankfully called me. I am a very short tempered person but I somehow controlled myself. I depicted my real self in the show," Sant

Salman Khan off to the US for health check up

If you remember, in August 2011, Salman Khan underwent surgery for trigeminal neuralgia in the US and after few months of hospitalization, he joined Katrina Kaif on the set of Kabir Khan’s ‘Ek Tha Tiger’. All through these months, he did not face any problem regarding his health but it is just a routine check-up that the hunk again headed to the US. Salman Khan’s next release in ‘Dabangg 2’ on 21st December and he will be in India by 21st and next he will start s

Aamir Khan’s ‘Talaash’ crosses 100 crore mark

Aamir Khan’s latest release ‘Talaash’ enters 100 crore mark. The film has earned Rs 131.78 crore which is the sum of both international and domestic collection. Directed by Reema Kagti and co-produced by Farhan Akhtar-Ritesh Sidhwani's Excel Entertaiment and Aamir Khan Productions, the thriller earned Rs 83.38 at the domestic box-office in just 13 days. Though after the release of ‘Talaash’, many films hit the marquee, Talassh business did no affect at all. The film continued to do wel

Exclusive picture of Vidya and Siddharth's wedding

In a private wedding, Vidya Balan married to UTV head honcho Siddharth Roy Kapur at the Green Mile bungalow in Bandra. The wedding was held in a South Indian style and Vidya looked like a perfect bride in a south silk saree designer by Sabyasachi Mukherjee. Siddharth was spotted entering the venue dressed in a golden kurta pyjama. Garlands and flowers adorned Vidya. Siddharth’s brother Kunal Roy Kapur was seen with his wife and son outside the venue. Vidya’s parents looked glad. Tho

Veena Malik gets breast implants

Veena Malik has been one of the greatest attention seekers in the film industry and is capable of giving Rakhi Sawant a run for her money. She made herself known by revealing certain facts about her ex-boyfriend Pakistani cricketer Asif that later got her a chance to appear in “Bigg Boss 4”. Her relationship with Amisha Patel’s brother Ashmit Patel was under the scanner while inside the house. She offered voyeurism while on the show and thus remained in the show for long. Later

Priyanka Chopra's father unwell

Priyanka Chopra has had a good year with the SRK rumors gradually subsiding, her friendship being reinstated with the influential people of Bollywood (read: Karan Johar), “Barfi!” doing extraordinarily well at the box-office and the release of her international single “In my city”. She has now been shooting for her remake of “Zanjeer” that is being directed by Apoorva Lakhia. The film stars southern actor Ram Charan, Sanjay Dutt and Sonu Sood. She has also been nominated for WMA

Top 10 Bollywood actresses of 2012

The actresses of our Hindi film industry this year have given some power-packed performances that have pulled the audiences to the theatre. These actresses no longer need to piggyback on actors to sustain themselves in the industry. Let us take a look at some of these actresses of 2012. Kareena Kapoor: She kick-started this year with “Ekk Main Aur Ek Tu”. She breathed life into her character of Riana Braganza. It was followed by the much hyped “Agent Vinod”, and “Heroi

December 13

Vidya Balan solemnizes her relationship with Siddharth Roy Kapur

This year saw the marriage plans of Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan being fulfilled. Another top-notch actress who ties the knot this year is Vidya Balan, who marries Siddharth Roy Kapur. Vidya Balan had always kept her personal life under wraps and was only known for her work. She started dating Siddharth Roy Kapur, the head honcho of UTV Productions, while shooting for “No One Killed Jessica” in 2010. Their relationship was not revealed to the media until they were pictured together

It's official: Vidya Balan weds Siddharth Roy Kapur

In a private ceremony, Vidya Balan got married to her boyfriend and UTV head honcho Siddharth Roy Kapur in a very private ceremony on Friday morning in a temple in Chembur. The marriage was held at 4.45 am in the morning. They had a hour long wedding held at the Sri Subramania temple and was a mixture of Punjabi and South Indian styles. The pre-wedding rituals started from December 11 with sangeet and pre-wedding bash. On December 12th, a mehndi ceremony was held which was a

The Punjabi kudi Jonita Doda gears in "The City That Never Sleeps"

Bollywood have seen many Punjabi Kudi’s who rules over the B-Town like Kareena Kapoor, Prita Zinta, Mahie Gill and Juhi Chawla. Now the renowned Punjabi queen Jonita Doda is taking entry in Bollywood through her forthcoming movie ‘The City That Never Sleeps’ which is produced by Satish Reddy and Directed by Haroon Rashid. The actress is on high as she walked the ramp at the Blenders Pride International Punjab Fashion Week and preformed at the PIFAA (Punjabi International Film Academy Awards)

Vidya Balan to marry Siddharth Roy Kapur today

Today another Bollywood actress is going to enter into matrimony and she is none other than the Ohh lala heroine and the most talented actress of Bollywood, Vidya Balan. Vidya and UTV head honcho Siddharth Roy Kapur after two years of courtship is going to give a new identity to their relationship. The wedding will take place at the Sri Subramania temple in Chembur in the morning. Vidya as well as Siddharth’s family will witness the wedding only as both the bride and the groom wanted to

Sunny Leone most searched Indian celebrity of 2012

Yahoo! India’s Person of the Year in the website's Year in Review (YIR) released on Thursday showed that Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone is the Most Searched Indian Celebrity on the net in 2012. She was followed by Olympic bronze medal winner Mary Kom who was the second most searched celebrity on net. The review “reflects topics that dominated the daily online habits of Indian net users across 15 categories. This combines search trends with the editorial selection of what users rea

SRK, Rani, Preity mesmerizes Jakarta fans

Shahrukh Khan and his colleagues Rani Mukherjee, Preity Zinta and Bipasha Basu enthralled Indonesia as they performed to some hit Bollywood numbers. Shahrukh’s power-packed performances floored away Indonesian fans. The energy and spontaneity that Shahrukh showed at Temptations Reloaded tour in Jakarta mesmerized the people of Jakarta. They can’t stop shouting his name. Shahrukh’s entry on bike made his fans go crazy. They could not stopped screaming his name and the actor too left no

Hrithik Roshan tops ‘Sexiest Asian Man’ poll

In an online survey conducted by a London-based weekly, Bollywood hunk Hrithik Roshan has been crowed as the "sexiest Asian man in the world". For the second time in a row, the 38 year old actor has emerged as the winner of Asian sexiest man poll. He won the place by defeating Bollywood stars like Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, John Abraham and Ranbir Kapoor. "The star of 2012 hit Agneepath beat off tough competition from around the world and won by an even bigger margin tha

Watch 'Race 2' song: Saif, Deepika gets cozy in ‘Be Intehaan’

Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone paired up for the fourth time in ‘Race 2’ and their chemistry looks as rocking as before. The new song from the film, ‘Race 2’ titled ‘Be Intehaan’ has been released online and the song looks stunning and rocking. Sung by Atif Aslam and Sunidhi Chauhan, the song shows the duo getting cozy on bed. With minimal clothes Deepika gets cozy with bare-chested Saif in a dim room. The song is sensual and their sizzling chemistry is a must to watch. Deepika lo

Arshad Warsi touches Minissha Lamba's boobs

Arshad Warsi and Minissha Lamba’s physical intimacy on the set of ‘Zila Ghaziabad’ has created stir on the set of the film. While shooting a scene, Arshad and Minissha’s proximity cross the limit and the actor with very ease touched Minissha’s breast. The camaraderie between the two grew stronger on the set of the film and hence there was no awkward feeling between the two while shooting the scene and the scene came out beautifully. The scene shows Minissha in lehenga-choli holding a g

Monkey attack on the sets of 'Ek Thi Daayan'

Vishal Bhardwaj and Ekta Kapoor's forthcoming Emraan Hashmi-starerr 'Ek Thi Daayan', as the title suggests, is a spooky take on witches, however director Kannan Iyer is in for a surprise as the set seems to have become a visiting ground for animals. When Kannan began shooting for the film at Film City which is a thickly populated forest area the first time the sets were infested with reptiles from nowhere.  The entire set had to be cleaned which meant that a lot of time was w

Aamir fulfills Katrina’s wish

All knows that Katrina Kaif is a hard working girl. She has reached this position today due to dint of hard work and sincerity. The whole year Katrina used to work hard but from Christmas to New Year, she reserved those days for her family. Katrina Kaif has seven sisters and one brother. She cherished memories of days she spend with her mother and siblings during Christmas and this tear too she wants to enjoy Christmas with her family in London but ‘Dhoom 3’ shooting splashed water in her pla

Salman Khan buys a 120-crore plot

2009 changed the course of Salman Khan’s career for the better. The film “Wanted” started off his series of hits one after the other. Since then there has been no looking back for him. With his career going on in full swing, he is sure to have amassed crores. News is that, Salman Khan now has paid for a sprawling plot which covers over 14,000 square feet in Santacruz, specifically Linking Road. The plot has been estimated to be of 120 crores. The deal was closed last month as ha

Akshay to star in Hindi remake of 'Jatt and Juliet'

Akshay Kumar has been riding the success wave this year with “Rowdy Rathore”, “OMG Oh my God” and “Khiladi 786”; barring “Joker” which he even refused to promote. News regarding what can be his next venture for the coming year is that the Punjabi language film “Jatt and Juliet” that became a smash-hit might be remade. The rights of its remake have been secured by the duo of Himesh Reshammiya and Rakesh Upadhyay who produced “Khiladi 786”. Thus it is being speculated that the obv

Anushka reveals everything about Deepika

As Anushka Sharma is growing to be a star with the passage of time, the number of controversies that hound her, too are increasing. But one very specific controversy has perturbed her to no ends. This is regarding her comparison with her contemporary Deepika Padukone. She recently made it known that some in the industry have been trying to pull her down but she will not let herself be treated badly. She flashed a little snooty behavior and announced “There is no comparison betwe

Top 10 controversies of Bollywood 2012

Controversies and Bollywood have had a deep connection since the inception of the industry. Some controversies have been puffed up and some fizzled out soon from the minds of the audiences and the media. Let us take a look at some of the controversies of 2012. SRK-Wankhede Stadium- After the IPL match SRK allegedly got into a scuffle with the officials of the stadium. They accused him of entering the grounds and misbehaving whereas SRK accused them of manhandling littl

December 12

Rekha attends Vidya's private mehendi ceremony

Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur’s mehendi ceremony on Wednesday was a private affair with only close family members and relatives. No film personalities were invited except Vidya’s most favorite Rekha. Rekha looked gorgeous in green and red bordered silk saree with open hair. The bride to be Vidya looked beautiful in Sabyasachi Mukherjee’s designer saree. She wore it in Bengali style with floral ornaments. Vidya's parents Saraswathy and P R Balan, and her elder sister Priya posed

Check Photos: Vidya Balan's Mehendi ceremony

Vidya Balan’s mehendi ceremony was not different from her sangeet as only close friends and family members attended the ceremony. Vidya’s mehendi ceremony was held at her Khar residence in Mumbai on Wednesday. Vidya looked gorgeous in designer Sabyasachi’s cult work. She wore the sari in Bengali style with floral ornaments. She posed for the camera deliberately and showing off her mehendi. Again no celebrity face was seen at the actress’s mehendi ceremony except her most favorite and v

Bhairavi Goswami's Nasha in "The City That Never Sleeps"

The festive season has begun with celebrities like Sunjay Dutt, Malaika Arora, Sunny Leone, Lara Dutta and Farhan Akhtar attended music concert of Guns N Roses.  The people are high on life today as they have Nasha of music and dance. The hottest babe of Bollywood Bhairavi Goswami is ready to addict you through her Nasha of Music. She will surprise her fan’s with boldness where she will seen giving sex appeal while posing and dancing in bikini and flaunting  her curves in her forthc

Veena Malik is ready to give you more Goosebumps than Bipasha Basu

Bollywood Sexy Bhoot Veena Malik’s movie Mumbai 125KMS is ready to wash up the magic of Bipasha Basu’s “Aatma”. Hemant Madhukar most awaited movie is going to hit the theatres on the same date of Suparn Varma’s film ‘Aatma’ and a clash is expected. The USP of the film is that it is shot in real stereoscopic 3D. Excited Veena said, “It’s great moment for me, my most awaited movie is ready to release in March and I am sure people will enjoy it and appreciate our afford to bring India fir

Sherlyn beats Beyonce, Rihanna in Most Desirable Women list

Playboy girl Sherlyn Chopra has bagged the 63rd position on the list of Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2013 list, in a poll conducted by the international website AskMen. She beats world most influential and beautiful women like Beyonce, Rihanna, Michelle Obama and Kate Middleton, Indian actress Bipasha Basu bagged the 67th spot outdoing names like Rachel Weisz, Tina Fey, Katie Holmes, Kate Moss, Kim Kardashian, Charlize Theron. "Around 20 million readers are said to h

Saif, Kareena heading for honeymoon

Married on October 16th 2012 but still the most lovable and cherished married couple of Bollywood, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan did not get to enjoy their honeymoon due to previous work commitments. After a week long wedding ceremonies, the newly weded Saif and Kareena got busy with their committed assignments and henceforth honeymoon took a backseat for the couple but now they have got some free time to enjoy their long pending honeymoon. Saif Ali Khan is

B-town mourns Pandit Ravi Shankar`s death

Bollywood celebrities described Pandit Ravi Shankar, a well-known sitar player in various adjectives. They said that his departure is a big loss for the musical world. His contribution to the world of music is beyond measure. The celebrities took to twitter to expressed their deep condolence over his death and also thanked the maestro for giving an international recognition to the Indian musical instrument, sitar. Here’s what they have to say: AR Rahman: Indian classical music h

Vidya, Siddharth clicked at their sangeet ceremony

It was a pre-wedding bash as well as sangeet ceremony of the cherished couple Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur who will enter into matrimony on December 14th. On December 11, a private sangeet was organized at Vidya’s residence and for the first time Vidya and Siddharth has been posed together for the shutterbugs. Vidya looked awesome in a pure south silk, the sari had traditional Indian shades of red, orange, maroon and brown with matching gold jewelry while Siddharth looked si

December 11

Salman Khan worried about Manisha’s health

Salman Khan who is a close pal of Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala is very much concerned about her health. Manisha has undergone a successful ovarian cancer surgery in the US and the actor is concerned about her health back in Mumbai. Salman is always very close to Manisha and helped her whenever she asks for in personal and professional life. They also share a great working relationship. Manisha Koirala and Salman Khan worked in films like Khamoshi, Sangdil Sanam and Majdhaar in 90s

Bigg Boss 6: Aashka, Sana kissed under the blanket

As host and actor Salman Khan says ‘Bigg Boss 6’ alag che (it’s different), we totally agree with it. Till date, we have witnessed males and females bonding on the show and now we have seen female bonding on the reality show. Earlier,when Vishal Karwal kissed Sana Khan it grabbed many eyeballs and now when Aashka Garodia kissed Sana Khan under the blanket, the show took an interesting twist. It all happened when Sana developed some skin infection and she can’t control

Kareena in a happier state after marriage, Farah Khan

Farah Khan has choreographed Kareena Kapoor for ‘Heroine’ for the item song ‘Halkat Jawani’ and now she has choreographed the actress for ‘Fevicol Se’ item number for the upcoming movie ‘Dabangg 2’. When Farah choreographed Bebo in ‘Halkat Jawani’, she was not married and now when she has choreographed Bebo for ‘Fevicol Se’ song she is married and so she could measure the difference. Farah said that Kareena Kapoor is in a happier state after marriage. Both Farah and Kareena bond very well.

‘Khiladi 786’ collects 34 crores in four days

Akshay Kumar and Asin starrer ‘Khiladi 786’ which received mixed reviews from the film critics and mixed response from the audience has made a promising collection at the box-office. The movie has made a good business in single theatres but had a poor show at multiplexes. ‘Khiladi 786’ makes a total 34 crore on its fourth day. In states like UP, Bihar, the film really showed high in mark. In the opening day, the film showed 90% occupancy. Going by the recent box-office record, the fil

Confirmed: Its January wedding for Rani-Aditya

Rani Mukherjee is not signing any films currently and when makers are coming to her with film offers, her reply used to be very simple yet surprising. Rani said that she won't be available in January as she had to attend some important event in January. An actress who is so sincere and loves her work turned down offers just to attend an event, doesn’t it sound strange. This very excuse of Rani has raised many eyebrows. A source said, "Rani recently conveyed to a director tha

Manisha’s ovarian cancer surgery successful

Few days back, we received a shocking news that Manisha Koirala is suffering from ovarian cancer and she was admitted to Mumbai Jaslok hospital. After few tests and initial treatment, Manisha was taken to the US for more advanced treatment and surgery. With God’s grace, Manisha had a successful ovarian cancer surgery in New York on Monday. "Manisha underwent a surgery on Monday at around 9 am. I got a message from her family members and they said it was a successful surgery," Subroto

December 10

Dilip Saheb never allowed me to hold his hand in public, Saira Banu

Legendary actor Dilip Kumar celebrated his 90th birthday and veteran actress Saira Banu walked down the memory lane and remembered how their relationship strengthened with time and how 46 years of marriage have changed many things. They have a 22-year age difference but both stood like strong pillars of support for each other through thick and thin. "Since the day Dilip saheb proposed to me, it's been great... He is the strongest person in my life. He never allowed me to hol

Vidya Balan’s sangeet to be a private affair today

Preparation is going on in full swing at Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur’s house as the duo are destined to take their relationship to the next level. Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur are going to tie the knot on December 14th and today a private sangeet ceremony has been arranged at Vidya’s residence.  It will be conducted and attended by close family members of Vidya including Vidya’s close friends from the film industry. The wedding will be in both Punjabi a

Salman, Saif summons in Chinkara poaching case

The Jodhpur court asked Salman Khan and his partners in crime Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu, Nilam, Dushyant Singh and Dinesh Gawre to appear in the court on February 4 in connection to Black Buck poaching case. They were all charged under Wildlife Act, the Arms Act and the IPC. Salman Khan and others were accused of hunting endangered chinkara and blackbuck deer while shooting in Jodhpur for film 'Hum Saath Saath Hain' in 1999.According to Section 27 (illegal possession o

Aamir Khan postponed ‘Dhoom 3’ shooting

Perfectionist Aamir Khan pushed back the ‘Dhoom 3’ shooting schedule due to some reasons. The December and January schedule has been postponed to the end of February 2013. The reason for the delay is said to be Aamir’s perfectionist outlook. The scene requires some dare-devil stunts and Aamir wants some training to get it perfectly right. A source informed that Aamir needed to rehearse for his action scenes and so the shooting has been pushed back. Another source close to the project s

December 9

First Look: Ranbir Kapoor in ‘Besharam’

Ranbir Kapoor who has received lots of accolades for his last movie Anurag Basu’s ‘Barfi!’ will be next seen in Abhinav Kashyap 'Besharam'. Ranbir will be seen in totally new avatar in the film and the first look of the movie was released online. The poster shows Ranbir in a funky colorful attire seating inside the bonnet of the car and the in the number plate of the car written ‘Besharam’. In the poster written “Na Sammpan Ka Moh…Na Aapman Ka Bhai in Hindi. He is paired opposite Pall

Shahid Kapoor goes under the knife

Going under the knife to correct the wrong or for better looks has become a trend in Bollywood. Not only the Bollywood beauties are going under the knife for looks correction and betterment but now-a-days Bollywood actors are also going for cosmetic surgery. A tabloid reported that Shahid Kapoor has recently gone under the knife for sharpening his nose and that is the reason why he is keeping away from shutterbugs from couple of months. He wants more chiseled nose for his next movie ‘

Fardeen Khan’s wife Natasha loses twin babies

Bollywood actor Fardeen Khan’s wife Natasha who is expecting twin babies has suffered a miscarriage. Few months ago elated Fardeen Khan announced the good news that his wife is expecting twins and they have temporarily moved to London to keep their unborn babies safe from dengue fright widespread during those days. Despite taking numerous precautions the couple had the mishap. That Natasha had a miscarriage and loses unborn twin babies was announced by Fardeen on twitter. The sad

Aishwarya appeals pregnant women to go for HIV tests

Former beauty queen and Bollywood actress who turned mother last year appealed the pregnant women to shed inhibitions against HIV and undergo HIV/AIDS tests to prevent their children from being infected by this deadly disease. The 39-year-old actress, who was recently appointed as the UNAIDS International Goodwill Ambassador said that she does not want to be a model only but will work at the grassroots level to break the social stigmas. Ash will tour various parts of the country

Kareena hasn’t converted to Islam, Sharmila Tagore

The begum of Pataudi and veteran actress Sharmila Tagore has opened her heart about her bahu and the new begum of Pataudi, Kareena Kapoor Khan. Sharmila praised her bahu to the heavens and said that Kareena is calm and very intrusive and added that she shares a great rapport with her bahu. The senior Begum of Pataudi spoke about her relationship with her son, Saif Ali Khan’s, his life partner Kareena Kapoor during an interview to TOI. She said, “She is very calm. I saw her during Tiger

December 8

Pooja Bhatt wins ‘Rog’ obscenity case after eight years

Actress and filmmaker Rogng>Pooja Bhatt won the long pending obscenity case for her film, ‘Rog’ filed in 2005. The Bombay High Court dismissed the obscenity case filed against her by social activist Vinod Jain. Highly thrilled Pooja Bhatt took to twitter to break the news,“Divine Justice-in the form of a high court hearing in my favor for an obscenity case against my film 'ROG. Fought this for 8 long years! (sic),” she wrote on the micro-blogging site. “Had I chickened o

Bigg Boss 6: Mink Brar, Vrajesh Hirjee evicted from the house

This week Bigg Boss 6 saw two eliminations, wild card entry Mink Brar and actor Vrajesh Hirjee who re-entered the house. Vrajesh who many times got into heated argument with the contestants said, "It was a learning experience. I could not see the funny side of life during my stay. I took up the show because I thought I will be able to provide fun in it. But very soon I realised that it's not my cup of tea. "I had been offered Bigg Boss earlier also but I didn't take it but the

Check Photo: Salman, Sonakshi gets intimate on bed

The new stills from Salman Khan’s latest film, ‘Dabangg 2’ hit the internet and the new images shows shy Salman Khan getting intimate with Sonakshi Sinha on bed. Salman who rarely gets cozy with his female co-star was seen getting too close with his Lajjo, Sonakshi Sinha who is playing inspector Chulbul Pandey’s wife in the film. Sonakshi who debuted with blockbuster ‘Dabangg’ in 2011 not yet performed bold scene in her movies so far and this one is said to be the Sona’s boldest film so far.

The royal bahu Kareena refuses to dance at weddings

Kareena Kapoor might have danced at weddings and shows many times in the past but now it’s a total full-stop for Kareena Kapoor Khan who is now a married woman to Nawab of Pataudi, Saif Ali Khan. Kareena is a royal bahu now and dancing at events and weddings are against her morale and status and hence the actress has rejected all events and weddings shows. Kareena’s latest item number ‘Fevicol Se’ is hitting the charts and she has been flooded with offers to dance at wedding

‘Khiladi 786’ earns 11 crore in the opening day

Akshay Kumar failed to impress his audience with the new Khiladi installment, ‘Khiladi 786’. The film gets mixed review from critics and had an average opening at the box-office. The film has been able to garner only Rs 11 crore in the first day. The film failed to strike gold at the box-office due to poor script. Released in more than 2700 screens across the world, the film did a good business in the single theatres (UP and Bihar) but the multiplexes showed very limited occupancy. &n

December 7

Aamir keen to make Mahabharata, wish to play Krishna

Aamir Khan who is basking in the joy of ‘Talaash’ is keen to make Mahabharata on celluloid but he says that he lacks the courage to do so. "My dream is to make Mahabharata and I don't know if I will be able to fulfil this dream or not. It is a very difficult dream and a scary dream, because every time I think about it I feel I won't be able to do it. I am unable to gather the courage," Aamir said at an event. It's my dream and a nightmare too. It will take 20 years of m

I never got into industry’s politics, Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit who ruled the silver screen in late 80’s and early 90’s is back to silver screen after ‘Aaja Nachle’ disaster with Vishal Bhardwaj`s ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ and Anubhav Sinha`s ‘Gulab Gang’. The actress said that she always enjoyed her work and never got into the politics of the industry. "Being number one or number two never bothered me. I did not believe in all that. I had this in mind that whenever I go on the sets, I have to give my best. Whenever I gave a good shot, that was

Family comes first for Katrina Kaif

Katrina Kaif is the most sought after Bollywood actress as well as a well-known item girl. She has under her arms many hit numbers like ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’ and ‘Chikni Chemeli’ from ‘Agneepath’. Following those popular dance numbers, her demand for stage shows and performances are sky-high. However, with approaching Christmas and New Year the demand to have Katrina on the shows is soaring. But the diva is adamant not to perform on New Year eve as every year around this time she spend ti

Bakhtiyar calls Urvashi Vampire, abuses Rajeev

The few minutes that Delnaaz Irani’s brother and TV actor Bakhtiyar Irani spend inside the house was the highlight of the show. On his few minutes stay in the house, Bakhtiyar abuses Urvashi Dholakia and Rajev Paul for hurting his sister. "I am proud of my fat sister. Urvashi please don't get personal next time, because it is not needed. Ekta Kapoor does fantastic casting when she does casting for vamps," said Delnaaz Irani's brother Bakhtiyar on day 60 inside the 'Bigg Boss 6' house.

Khiladi 786 song "Hookah Bar" crosses 2 million views

The super hit jodi of Akshay Kumar and Himesh Reshammiya has once again created magic with their latest release Khiladi 786 touching new heights.Their latest song from the upcoming Khiladi installment “Hookah Bar" has become a cult youth anthem.The song is very catchy and is already a chartbuster with more than 2 million views. The quirky lyrics and the video starring Akshay Kumar and Asin add toits mass appeal. The song has bee

December 5

Check Photos: Madhuri, Anil set the stage on fire

Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor had been a hit pair in the 1980s and 1990s. They have co-acted in more than half a dozen films. Madhuri’s first commercial hit was her second film “Tezaab” that starred Anil Kapoor and the association has been since then. After marriage Madhuri had shifted base to the USA and thus was not seen much on the Indian ground. Now that she has re-located to India with her family, she is seen more often than not. Recently at the Golden Petal Award that is s

Top 10 Bollywood Films of 2012

2012 has seen an eclectic mix of films being offered to its audiences. Bollywood has presented some very novel concepts, comebacks, sequels, and some most-awaited flicks this year to its audiences. Let us browse through the films that should have a place at the top 10 films of this year. Vicky Donor- The film gave a new insight to Bollywood into making commercial films with an edge. It was directed by Shoojit Sircar and was produced by John Abraham. The film starred Ay

'Talaash' slows down JTHJ and SOS collection

Talaash” was expected to make an impact on the audiences as it was an Aamir Khan film and it did so. The film has got its share of praise and approval, along with some criticism. The film has Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor and therefore was sure to grasp the interest of the viewers. The film was the next big release after “Jab Tak Hain Jaan” and “Son of Sardar”, which released only two weeks before it. This has also been the first time in a long gap that an Aamir Khan film released o

'Khiladi 786' trailer banned in Pakistan

Khiladi 786” is an upcoming film that is gearing for a release on the 7th of December. It stars Akshay Kumar and Asin Thottumkal and thus has the audience’s eyes pinned on it. The title of the film surely reminds us of Akshay’s “Khiladi” image that he held twelve years back and this film then surely marks his return. The trailer indicates the film to be meant for the masses at large and has high chances of making a mark at the box-office. However, the film is in news c

December 4

Akshay to romance Parineeti in ‘Thuppakki’ remake

Akshay Kumar’s wife Twinkle Khanna has objection against Akshay working with Priyanka following the rumor of their alleged relationship but she has got no objection about Akki working with Priyanka's cousin Parineeti Chopra. Parineeti who debuted with 'ladies V/s Ricky Bahl' has been paired opposite Akki for A R Murugadoss’ Hindi remake of the Tamil action thriller Thuppakki being produced by Vipul Shah. The original film features Vijay and Kajal Aggarwal. Says a source, “Of late, Aksh

Akshay Kumar back as ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ host

The Khiladi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is back as action-adventure show Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi host. Channel Colors have decided to bring back the original host Akshay Kumar on the board instead of signing someone else. "The main problem was Mr.Akshay Kumar's dates. He is busy with his films all of 2013. Initially, we thought we would go ahead with someone else. But the general opinion is, no one can take Akshay's place in 'Fear Factor'. So we're willing to wait until he get

I am happy that Priyanka is doing my role, Mary Kom

Few days back it was reported that Priyanka Chopra will portray bronze medal winner Mary Kom’s role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film and now we get to know how Mary herself feels about Priyanka doing her role. The winner said, "Any actress is good enough to play my role. They are all talented. I am happy that Priyanka is doing my role," Mary said at an event. When Mary was asked if she has nay plan to debut in film, she said, "It is hard for me. I am not good at acting. I get nervous wh

Priyanka, Parineeti fight for most entertaining actor title

Priyanka Chopra and her cousin sister Parineeti Chopra might not have shared screen space yet but the two sisters will fight for the trophy of 'most entertaining actor in a romantic role' at the BIG Star Entertainment Awards. Priyanka and Parineeti have been nominated for the 'most entertaining actor in a romantic role'. We will see both the actresses fight for the award on December 15. Priyanka has been nominated for her performance in ‘Barfi!’ and Parineeti has been nominated for ‘Is

Imran feels awkward to smooch Anushka

Imran Khan has kissed Poorna Jagannathan in ‘Delhi Belly' before and has kissed Anushka Sharma in Vishal Bharadwaj’s "Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola" but the actor said that he feels awkward to kiss his co-star in movies. In the teaser of"Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola" the actor was seen smooching Anushka. Imran finds really awkward to kiss someone he isn't romantically involved with. "It's awkward when you are kissing someone who you are not romantically involved w

Deepika Padukone is the new face of Garnier

Bolllywood dusky beauty Deepika Padukone has been chosen as the brand ambassador of Garnier skin product. She has been signed to endorse a new product under the brand Garnier Skin Naturals. The 26 yr old actress will endorse product which will mainly aim at modern Indian woman. “I'm already a fan of Garnier's skincare range and it is an honour to be associated with the brand. Garnier has done some phenomenal work in the beauty space. Through my association with Garnier I hope to help w

Farah Khan goes gaga over Kareena’s ‘Fevicol Se’ item song

Choreographer cum filmmaker Farah Khan is happy with the response of ‘Fevicol Se’ item number from ‘Dabangg 2' and she goes gaga over Kareena Kapoor who grooved to the tune. After ‘Munni Badnam Hui’ chartbuster, Farah has again been assigned to choreograph ‘Fevicol Se’ item number from ‘Dabangg 2’ and Farah is happy that audience are liking her effort. "I am very happy. I do very few songs in a year and I normally choose. Last time as well I heard the songs of `Dabangg` and chose `Munn

Something special cooking between Salman, Priyanka!

Something definitely has been brewing between two most popular stars of B-town who are namely, Priyanka Chopra and Salman Khan. A leading newspaper had recently published some exclusive photographs of Salman and Priyanka that were clicked below Salman’s house. This was done to prove the new blooming friendship between the two. Both the stars slammed it as intrusion of privacy and also stated it as a cheap way of furthering the popularity of the newspaper. However, now things see

'Besharam' brings Neetu and Rishi Kapoor together again

Abhinav Kashyap made a grand entry into Bollywood in 2010 with “Dabangg”. However, in 2012 Arbaaz Khan replaced him in the film’s sequel. This led to a series of controversies regarding this replacement. Abhinav Kashyap’s brother, well-known director Anurag Kashyap even hauled accusations at Salman Khan. He took to Twitter saying “Salman Khan thinks he made my brother's life. Hope he does the same for Arbaaz when he does Dabangg 2. All The Best.” Arbaaz Khan retorted to this, tw

'Khiladi 786' marks the return of Akshay in his ‘Khiladi’ avatar

Khiladi 786” is the next big release before “Dabangg 2” hits the screens. The film stars Asin Thottumkal and Akshay Kumar. This pair was last seen in “Housefull 2” which had crossed the 100-crore mark and something similar is being expected from this film as well. The film is all set for a release on the 7th of December. “Khiladi 786” is an action flick that also blends in certain capers and Akshay Kumar is known to do justice to this genre. His last release on the sam

Salman Khan in legal trouble again

Salman Khan is in the news for his next release “Dabangg 2”, however, something else also has brewed against him. He is in trouble again because of his hit-and-run case on September 28th, in the year 2002. A magistrate court of Mumbai has beckoned the Bandra police and Salman Khan due to a petition filed by a social worker who is Mumbai-based. The petition claims that fabricated evidence had been submitted regarding the hit-and-run case. The case had been registered on the s

December 3

Bigg Boss 6: Delnaaz falls for Imam Siddique

Bigg Boss 6 contestant and TV actor Delnaaz Irani can’t stop blushing and the reason is the man who is the big headache of the house, the image consultant Imam Siddique. Yes, it is true that Delnaaz fell for Imam. She has a huge crush on Imam and her ex-husband Rajeev Paul is also aware of the same. Imam who is the made more foes in the house than friends and who had a fight with almost every member of the house has found a soft corner and liking in Delnaaz. Yes, Delnaaz fell for Imam.

Hrithik excited to bag Shekhar Kapoor's 'Paani'

Shekhar Kapoor had many a times made it public about his most ambitious project that has now been titled “Paani”. Hrithik Roshan has been selected to play the lead role in this film. He seems to be very excited about this new development as he was seen willingly discussing about this project with others who were present at Marrakech Film Festival that has been rolling at Morocco. According to an insider, “Hrithik is excited to get the project. Ranbir was also in the buzz as bein

My wife is over the moon, Akshay Kumar

2012 has been an eventful year for Akshay Kumar in personal as well as professional front. His all releases this year fared well at the box-office and now the actor is looking forward to his next release ‘Khiladi 786’. His two films, ‘Housefull 2’ and ‘Rowdy Rathore’ entered 100 crore club and his own production ‘OMG!Oh My God’ also turned out to be huge success. The film earned 82 crore at the box-office. He is back to Khiladi title after 12 years and the actor is keeping his fingers

Now, Kareena misses ‘Talaash’ success party

After skipping the premiere of recently released ‘Talaash’, Kareena Kapoor who played a pivotal role in the film now gave Aamir’s success party a miss. On looking at the positive response of the movie, Aamir threw an impromptu party at his residence on Friday night where all the cast and the crew of the film were present but Kareena again remained conspicuous with her absent. "Aamir threw an impromptu party at his residence to celebrate the successful opening of his film. While the ent

Film stars shined in the Moroccan Film Festival

The Marrakech International Film Festival has been celebrating its 12th year. This is a film festival that is held every year in the city of Morocco. This year the film festival decided to pay homage to a prominent branch of cinema- the Indian cinema. The focus has been on celebrating the 100 years achieved by our Indian pictures. The festival had been inundated with actors from the Hindi film fraternity. Film stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bahchan,

Soha Ali Khan declares she is not ready for marriage

The spotlight had been on the couple Saif and Kareena for long with the media bombarding them with marriage questions. Now that the duo has finally tied the knot, media’s interest has shifted from the two to Chote Nawab’s younger sister Soha Ali Khan. She was under the radar for her growing friendship with Kareena sometime back and now this. She has been dating Kunal Khemu since a long time. They met on the sets of the film “99” in 2009 and have been a steady couple since then. The rum

December 2

Kiran is a hands-on mother, Aamir Khan

A Perfectionist but not a hands-on father Aamir Khan as he says is enjoying fatherhood to the fullest but work commitments did not allow him to spend enough time with his son but speaking about his wife Kiran, Aamir said that Kiran is a hands-on mom and enjoying her motherhood to the fullest which she always desires. "I am not a hands-on dad on a daily basis. My responsibilities towards work don`t allow me to do that. But I really like to spend time with him. He is a real joy. He is a

Bebo can’t wait to celebrate‘Talaash’ success with Saif

Kareena Kapoor who received rave reviews for her performance in ‘Talaash’ can’t wait to celebrate ‘Talaash’ success with husband Saif Ali Khan the same way in which Saif can’t wait to return from Lucknow shoot and throw a party to mark Kareena Kapoor’s success. Saif is very excited and happy that his wife has been receiving thumps-up from critics and audience for her performance. Currently, he is shooting in Lucknow but as soon as he returns, he will throw a bash for Kareena. “Saif has

Box-office: ‘Talaash’ earns 49 crores in the first weekend

Aamir Khan’s Friday release ‘Talaash’ strikes gold at the box-office. Opening with a promising occupancy, the film was not only received good reviews from critics but audience also gave thumps-up to the one and only release of Aamir Khan this year. Directed by Reema Kagti, ‘Talaash’ did exceptionally well at the box-office on the first weekend. On Sunday morning, the occupancy at the multiplexes was 75% and it jumped up to 85% in the evening and the night shows. In single theatres, th

Check Photos: Aamir’s ex-wife Reena attends Azad’s birthday

Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao’s son Azad turned a year older and Aamir threw a private party to celebrate Azad’s first birthday. Among the few close ones who attended Azad’s birthday and made headlines was Aamir’s ex-wife Reena Dutta. She arrived with her daughter Ira. The party was arranged at Imran Khan’s house and Aamir’s sister Nuzhat welcomed the guests. The perfectionist son Junaid was spotted coming to the venue driving a car. Ira came with her mom and Reena. She was clicked with Aam

Photos: Unwell Manisha leaves for the US for treatment

Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala left the US with her family for cancer treatment. She was recently clicked at Mumbai international airport. Manisha has been diagnosed with cancer. She was admitted to Mumbai Jaslok hospital when she fell unconsciousness at her hometown Katmandu. She was immediately rushed to Mumbai and admitted to hospital where doctors after investigating found that she was suffering from ovarian cancer. A reliable sources said, "Manisha has been diagnosed with ovari

December 1

Watch 'Race 2' song: Deepika, Saif, John dance on ‘Party on my mind’

Well, the makers of ‘Race 2’ has released the first song of the high octane thriller and it shows Deepika Padukone, Saif Ali Khan, Ameesha Patel and John Abraham grooving to the song ‘Party on my mind’. With approaching New Year and Christmas, this song will definitely make it a way. The song is high on energy and it would definitely hit the chartbuster. The song is shoot on the beach side. The song is peppy and foot-tapping. The action-packed thriller features Saif Ali Khan, John

Why Kareena was missing from the 'Talaash' premiere?

What is the common link between “Talaash” and “Dabangg 2”? It is none other than Kareena Kapoor. She is one of the lead actresses of the film “Talaash” and has also featured in the item number for “Dabangg 2” which has been titled “Fevicol se”. The item song has been shot recently and is being touted as the best in class and on the other hand, the film ”Talaash” is one of the most-awaited films of this year.  Recently she was in a fix on the day of the premiere of her film.

Watch: Veena Malik and Rajan Verma's MMS clip leaked

If the Hindi Film industry is filled with A-listers who are vying for the number one spot with their films, then there are also ‘ambitious’ small-time celebrities who try their best to get under the glare of the media to further their stay in the industry. They can be called ‘ambitious’ as they can get to any extent to grab eyeballs. People belonging to the second category are Rakhi Sawant, Poonam Pandey, Sherlyn Chopra and Veena Malik, who have to their credit of making the term “publ

Delighted Saif to throw party for wife Kareena

Saif Ali Khan is very delighted that his wife Kareena Kapoor’s performance in ‘Talaash’ was highly appreciated. To celebrate Kareena's first success after marriage Chotte Nawab is planning to throw a private party. "Saif is still in Lucknow shooting for his film. He is very excited as he has been receiving messages from our family and friends about my performance in `Talaash`," Kareena told IANS. "He was happy about the fact that this is my first big film after our wedding and

Dimple files counter petition against Anita Advani

Dimple Kapadia, the wedded wife of late superstar Rajesh Khanna on Friday filed a counter petition against Rajesh Khanna’s live-in partner Anita Advani after she slapped case against the entire family members of Rajesh Khanna. The petition asserted that Dimple is one and only legal wife of Rajesh Khanna and hence she is the legal heir of entire Rajesh Khanna’s property. Dimple’s petition was supported y another same plea submitted by actor Akshay Kumar. Anita Advani filed case against

Manisha to go to the US for cancer treatment

Manisha Koirala has been a great asset to the Hindi film Industry. She is a skilled actress and has numerous numbers of good films to her credit. She started her journey into films with a Nepali film. She comes from a renowned political family of Nepal. She has done films in various languages but has been most prominently recognized in the Hindi film industry. Her first ventured into Bollywood films was in the year 1991, which was titled “Saudagar” that proved to be the biggest film of

'Talaash' collects a decent 15 crores on its 1st day

Talaash” had been a much anticipated film. It saw the light of day on the 30th of November which is quite an unusual date for an Aamir Khan film. Even a year back Aamir Khan would not have traded a festive season for a work-day film release. But this year saw him in a different light. He not only released his film on a Friday which is a work-day, he also fitted his film among other biggies. Films like “Jab Tak Hai Jaan”, “Son of Sardar”, and “Life of Pi” have re