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Mosul: Gritty, gripping war drama


Avengers director duo Joe and Anthony Russo have produced an action film which is quite an antithesis of the fantasy-loaded superhero razzmatazz that has come to be their calling card. Mosul is a gritty war drama that remains tantalisingly close to the reality it is carved from. The film is deftly executed, and comes...

Priyanka, Nick Jonas get mushy on 2nd wedding anniversary


Actress Priyanka Chopra and her pop star husband Nick Jonas took to social media to express love for each other, on their second wedding anniversary on Tuesday. "Two years married to the most wonderful, inspiring and beautiful woman. Happy anniversary @priyankachopra I love you," Nick posted on Instagram along with their photos from their white...

New York loves actor Prashantt Guptha ‘bahut saara’


Last year, fellow New Yorker and Bollywood actor Prashantt Guptha made his American film debut with ‘A New Chrismas’ that was an official selection at New York’s South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF). This year, the actor will shine again at this prestigious New York event with his next Hindi feature titled ‘Love You Bahur...

‘Delhi Crime’ is born out of sadness, anger: Richie Mehta


Indo-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta is humbled by the International Emmy win for his web series, Delhi Crime, and says it is the culmination of years of work by hundreds of people. Celebrating the win, Mehta, director and screenwriter of the series, said: "I never anticipated getting here -- it's the culmination of years of work...

The sound of Indian music at the Grammys


Amid all the noise about snubs and transparency, there are a few Indian tunes that have struck the right note at the Grammy Award nominations this year. This is not the first time that Indian classical music has got recognition by the Recording Academy. A peek into the past would highlight that music rooted deep...

Urvashi Rautela says she wants to play Lady Diana


Actress Urvashi Rautela says her look in her latest music video, Teri load ve, is inspired by Lady Diana, and shared that working on her biopic is on her wishlist. "It is true that my look from 'Teri load ve' is inspired by the gorgeous Lady Diana. In future, I would like to delight my...

Imran appreciates Cher’s efforts to relocate ‘loneliest’ elephant


Prime Minister Imran Khan appreciated efforts of US celebrity singer Cher to relocate Kaavan, dubbed as the world’s loneliest elephant, from a Pakistani zoo to Cambodia for better conditions. Cher, who called on the Prime Minister in Islamabad, has been campaigning for retiring Kaavan, the country’s only Asian elephant, to an elephant sanctuary. The story of...

Confusion over India’s Live Action Short Film entry at Oscars


The Sayani Gupta-starrer Shameless, by writer-director Keith Gomes is one of the films from India eligible for qualification in the Live Action Short Film Category at the 93rd Oscars. Just days after the Film Federation of India selected Malayalam film "Jallikattu" as India's official entry to the Oscars 2021, Gomes' and his team shared that...

Netflix’s ‘Delhi Crime’ wins Best Drama series at International Emmy Awards 2020


Netflix India Original series ‘Delhi Crime’ helmed by Indian-Canadian director Richie Mehta has bagged the best drama series honor at the 48th International Emmy Awards. Told from the perspective of the Delhi Police team investigating the crime that made global headlines, the series deconstructs the case of the 23-year-old physiotherapy intern who was abducted and gangraped in...