Entertainment

Talent should not be judged by individual’s achievement: Shahid Kapoor


Mumbai, Aug 24 : Having worked with veterans as well as new film directors, Shahid Kapoor, who will next be seen in Shree Narayan Singh's Batti Gul Meter Chalu, says the number of hits and flops of a director is not his parameter to judge ones talent.Singh has earlier directed two films, his latest...

Anushka Sharma to promote Fujifilm’s Instax


Mumbai, Aug 24 : Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has come on board for a digital partnership with Fujifilm India to promote its Instax range of instant cameras. Preserving memories with a physical print is the product's USP, says the actress.The collaboration with Anushka -- known for her inherent charm and novelty -- is for...

Give fashionable twist to stylish blouse


New Delhi, Aug 24 : Experiment with different styles of blouses to give a fashionable twist to your 'desi' sari.Anna John, Creative Director, Bluelilys.com and Mandira Bansal, Founder, WeaveinIndia share some interesting trends: * Handiwork: Monochrome metallic beads, multicolour threads, zardozi - there are many ways to give your sari blouses an alluring updo. Choose...

Kajol’s ‘Helicopter Eela’ to now release in October


Mumbai, Aug 24 : Actress Kajol's Helicopter Eela has been pushed to October as director Pradeep Sarkar has been hospitalised due to dengue.The film was slated to release on September 7. According to the official spokesperson of the film, Sarkar was recently diagnosed with dengue and was hospitalised. While in the hospital he came out to...

You’re as good as your films, directors: Rajkummar Rao


Mumbai, Aug 24 : Having done some path-breaking yet entertaining films like Kai Po Che!, Shahid, Queen, Aligarh, Newton and Bareilly Ki Barfi, actor Rajkummar Rao, who has carved a niche for himself in just eight years, believes an actor's output has a lot to do with a film and its director.Rajkummar has often...

Yash writing story on his married life, says wife Amrapali


New Delhi, Aug 24 : Actress Amrapali Gupta says her husband Yash Sinha, an actor, is writing a story on their married life. It is still in the early stages, but they are expecting it to be streamed on a digital platform.Amrapali, who participated in the couple dance reality show Nach Baliye with her...

I’ve been open to mainstream Bollywood cinema: Rasika Dugal


Mumbai, Aug 23 : Having done content-driven films like Tahaan, Qissa, Kshay and the upcoming film Manto, actress Rasika Dugal says she has been open to mainstream Bollywood films, but it is just that the roles she has been offered in the commercial space have been very insignificant.Rasika is an alumnus of the prestigious...

Fighting for who you are has its own difficulties, says Sushmita Sen


Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actress and former beauty queen Sushmita Sen says her journey as a single mother and a star has not been an easy ride as fighting for who you are has its own difficulties. Often, Sushmita is looked up to as an epitome of strength. Sushmita told IANS here: There is an aspect...

I’ve pretty much got used to media attention: Alia Bhatt


New Delhi, Aug 24 : Actress Alia Bhatt, who is currently making news not just for her Bollywood projects but also for her link-up rumours with actor Ranbir Kapoor, says coming from a family of popular names, she has seen media attention right from childhood -- and such attention doesn't affect her anymore.I grew...