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Temple to Big B hosts virtual meet for birthday boy


Did you know there is a temple dedicated to superstar Amitabh Bachchan in South Kolkata, near Ballygunge Phari. But this year as the Indian icon turned 78 on Oct 11, they could not hold a bonhomie amid the pandemic. Rather, the temple founders organized a virtual meet where Big B was scheduled to interact...

Modi biopic re-releasing in cinema halls Oct 15


Vivek Oberoi starrer PM Narendra Modi will be the first film to hit screens as cinema halls reopen on October 15 all over India.  Now re-releasing, the biopic traces the journey of Narendra Modi from his humble beginnings to becoming the Prime Minister of India. The film first released on May 24, 2019. Producer Ssandip Singh feels the...

Bollywood film bodies and producers move court to stop abuse from 2 TV channels


Four Bollywood industry associations and 34 leading Bollywood producers have moved Delhi High Court seeking directions against two TV channels — Republic TV and Times Now — along with their executive editors and other journalists to refrain from making or publishing irresponsible, derogatory and defamatory remarks against Bollywood as a whole and members of...

Ranvir Shorey bats for legal marijuana in India


Ranvir Shorey  had made his debut opposite Manisha Koirala in the film Ek Chhotisi Love Story in 2002. Since then he has been making progress in the cut-throat world of Bollywood. But never has he witnessed multiple releases as now amid this pandemic. He clarifies=, however, that it’s just a coincidence that his various projects shot over the past two...

Shyamalan’s new film ‘Old’ inspired by a graphic novel about speeded up aging


M. Night Shyamalan has another scary story up his sleeve.  The Indian American filmmaker has confirmed recently on Twitter that he’s in production on his follow-up to 2019’s Glass, writing: “Feels like a miracle that I am standing here shooting the first shot of my new film. It’s called Old.”   Save for some early artwork,  Shyamalan is keeping...

Serious Men: Nawazuddin shines in engaging satire


Just when you thought you had seen all that sums up the brilliance of Nawazuddin Siddiqui, he springs a new surprise reminding there is much more to come. He does it every time. He just did it again. In Serious Men, Sudhir Mishra casts Siddiqui as Ayyan Mani, a Dalit migrant from Tamil Nadu in...

Fans express concern over Sanjay Dutt’s health


Mumbai: A new viral picture of actor Sanjay Dutt has fans worried about his health. The image doing rounds on the Internet show Sanjay looking weaker while posing along with one of his fans. Seeing the picture, social media users wished the "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S." star a speedy recovery. "Baba looks so weak. Hope he recovers soon,"...

Netflix releases three episodes of ‘Bad Boy Billionaires’


New Delhi: Netflix India have released three of the four episodes of their controversial limited series, Bad Boy Billionaires. The episodes available on Netflix feature Nirav Modi, Subrata Roy and Vijay Mallya. The three episodes ready to stream are titled "The King Of Good Times" (episode on Mallya), "Diamonds Aren't Forever" (Nirav Modi), and "The...

Rhea Chakraborty gets bail after 28 days


Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted conditional bail of Rs one lakh to Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, her lawyer Satish Maneshinde said here. Justice S.V. Kotwal, who had completed the hearing in her bail application last week and kept his ruling in reserve, pronounced the order this morning. Arrested on September 9 by the...