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Drishyam 2: Slow burn suspense drama


The beauty of Drishyam lay in the finality of its end. As Mohanlal's Georgekutty buried the truth (literally) and got away with the perfect cover-up, there was hardly scope to dig out anything new, you would think -- for scriptwriter or cops.The challenge therefore lay in undoing an end that had been done so...

Mahesh Manjrekar, Don Lee working on new web series


Veteran director Mahesh Manjrekar who has directed the upcoming war drama series, 1962: The War In The Hills, says collaborating with international action director Don Lee has taken the show to the next level. Lee has directed stunts in the Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise and Star Trek Beyond, among other global hits.Manjrekar's series...

Tandav film: Top Amazon India executive questioned


The police in Uttar Pradesh questioned a top Amazon executive for nearly four hours on Tuesday over allegations that one of its political dramas on Prime Video, Tandav, hurt religious sentiments and caused public anger.Shows on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime have often faced complaints in India, a key growth market,...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ screenwriter on penning ‘Raya And The Last Dragon’


Screenwriter-producer Adele Lim shot to global fame writing ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ in 2018 and is back penning the story of Disney’s new CGI fantasy adventure, Raya And The Last Dragon. She says the makers wanted her to anchor the story in love, given the fantastical tone of her latest effort."The tone we wanted to...

Woody Allen denounces HBO Docuseries ‘Allen v. Farrow’


Woody Allen and his wife Soon-Yi Previn have released a statement denouncing the new HBO docuseries, Allen v. Farrow, which levels accusations of sexual abuse against the director, Rolling Stone magazine reported.In a statement to the Hollywood Reporter, Allen and Previn called the four-part series a “hatchet job riddled with falsehoods” and alleged that...

Kareena-Saif blessed with baby boy


Taimur Ali Khan has just turned elder brother as Bollywood star couple Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan welcomed their second baby boy on February 21.As per reports, Kareena delivered her second baby at the city's Breach Candy Hospital early on Sunday.Confirming the news, Kareena's cousin sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahni shared on her...

Bigg Boss 14: Rubina Dilaik wins show


Television actress Rubina Dilaik was declared winner of Bigg Boss season 14, in a star-studded grand finale. Rubina came into the reality show with a huge fan base she had earlier garnered with her roles in shows such as Shakti: Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki and Chotti Bahu, and she took home the Bigg Boss...

List steps to be taken on regulating OTT content: SC to govt


The Supreme Court has issued notice to the Center on a PIL filed by advocate Shashank Shekhar Jha for regulating content on OTT platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime by an autonomous body.A bench headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde told Additional Solicitor General K.M. Natraj, representing the Center, said that merely saying...

Sonam Kapoor’s ‘Blind’ gets rolling in Glasgow


The shooting for the Sonam Kapoor Ahuja-starrer Blind has started in Glasgow, Scotland. The film will have a start to finish schedule.The action-thriller is directed by Shome Makhija, and revolves around a blind police officer who is in search of a serial killer. The cast also features actors Vinay Pathak, Purab Kohli and Lilette...