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Bollywood

Where there is no will, there are many relatives — that’s what Imtiaz Ali has found to his dismay after acquiring the rights to the Madhubala biopic from her sister Madhur Brij Bhushan.

Madhubala biopic in trouble

The late actress’ another sister has sent a legal notice to Imtiaz Ali, as she did not grant an NOC to make the biopic.

Rakul Preet Singh

Role in Marjaavaan was powerful: Rakul Preet Singh

Interestingly, even before her last film De de Pyaar De had released, Rakul had started working on Marjaavaan.

Yami Gautam

Yami Gautam’s versatility gets noticed

The actress further says that her journey, so far, has been very interesting.

Varun Dhawan

Varun-Sriram reunion soon?

For those who tuned in late, Second Lieutenant Arun Khetarpal was awarded the Paramvir Chakra posthumously in the 1971 war with Pakistan.

Anees Bazmee

Pagalpanti is Anees Bazmee’ ode to madness

Most importantly, Bazmee interrupts to add that he won’t have a single vulgar word in his films.

Hollywood

Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Arnold Schwarzenegger speaks about his new day job for 'Terminator: Dark Fate'

Arnold Schwarzenegger made The Terminator unforgettable and it made him a megastar.

Joaquin Phoenix as Joker.

Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' set to mint USD 1 billion globally

'Joker' is breaking most of the major records and is also exceeding all expectations, especially in the US.

The legendary filmmaker recently commented that Marvel films are 'not cinema'.

Martin Scorsese criticises Marvel films again, says 'we need cinema to step up'

The filmmaker again slammed the superhero flicks and called on theatres to show more of 'narrative films'.

Inlarius Frank.

Know about young American rapper Inlarius Frank

Inlarius Frank, also known by his rapper name Tyrese Frank, is an American rapper and Internet Personality.

Movie Reviews

Batla House is neither well-made nor thrilling.

Batla House movie review: If only it were about the encounter

This could have been made slightly palatable if the film were intelligent, well-made and thrilling.

Chhichhore is the kind of film where it’s the characters (and not necessarily the actors) which rise above the script that tends to be repetitive, or not too subtle, and often runs out of any freshness to deal with its overall objective.

Chhichhore movie review: All about losers this time!

Singh has had a successful run at the box office, but needs to grow as an actor if he wants to stay longer.

Lisaa still.

Lisaa movie review: An average watch

Horror is an extremely tough field to be inventive as most components of frightening flick have been tried and tested in all possible ways.

Then there are scenes so clichéd and trite — especially the scenes in stadiums — that they make the film decidedly dumb.

Saand ki Aankh movie review: The feminist swag of sharp-shooting dadijis

The list of things wrong with director Tushar Hiranandani’s Saand Ki Aankh (Bull’s Eye) is long and annoying.

A still from the film.

Kapata Nataka Paatradhari movie review: When reel script rules

This one proves that even a well made venture backed with the best script, honest making and talented artists can do wonders.

TV

Amitabh Bachchan and a cat. (Photo: Twitter)

KBC 11: Cat had a great time with Amitabh Bachchan; Big B tweets pics

After seeing a cat on the set, Big B couldn't control himself and clicked some pictures of it.

Asim Riaz and his brother Umar Riaz. (Photo: Instagram)

Bigg Boss 13: Asim Riaz's brother slams Tehseen Poonawala on social media

Recently, new entrant and political analyst Tehseen Poonawala engaged in a verbal argument with model Asim Riaz.

Amitabh Bachchan on KBC. (Photo: Twitter)

Twitterati want to boycott KBC, Big B trolled over Shivaji Maharaj question

Amitabh asked a question about Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb to a contestant from Gujarat, Shaheda Chandran.

Palak Tiwari with her actress mother Shweta Tiwari (Pic courtesy: Instagram/ palaktiwarii).

It was hurting me badly: Shweta Tiwari on poisonous second marriage with Abhinav Kohli

Shweta was recently in the news when she and her daughter reportedly accused her husband Abhinav Kohli of domestic violence.

Music

Lady Gaga.

Lady Gaga cancels Las Vegas concert for this reason

Gaga is also scheduled to perform on Friday and Saturday, but it is unclear if she will take the stage or reschedule the concerts.

Sid Sriram, the popular songwriter, composer and playback singer for Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam movies is still a hardcore Carnatic musician by heart.

A versatile musician

Multi-talented singer and song-writer Sid Sriram is well-versed in both Carnatic classical music as well as modern contemporary music.

Big Bang Blues

50 shades of blues

Thakur would play the guitar as a hobby before he discovered a connection with music.

Katy Perry at the OnePlus Music Festival press conference in Mumbai. (Photo Courtesy: Viral Bhayani)

I'm excited to indulge in all things Indian, says Katy Perry as she arrives in Mumbai

The international pop diva is set to take the stage for her first-ever performance in the city.

Kishori Amonkar.

A spiritual journey

Remembering Kishori Amonkar, for whom music was much beyond entertainment.

In Other News

A still from the movie Frozen 2

Tamil dubbing artistes in limbo

In a trend that is increasingly catching on in India, local superstars are found dubbing for major Hollywood productions.

Geethanjali. (Image Source: Twitter)

Tollywood actor Geethanjali no more

The 62 year old actor took her last breath in a hospital in Hyderabad.

KarishmaYadav Bhalla.

“It is the audience who makes you popular on social media”, says KarishmaYadav

A strong fanbase of 134K followers on Instagram has made KarishmaYadav Bhalla one established name on social media.

Talal Al Ajmi.

Talal Al Ajmi to produce a film in Bollywood

Talal Al Ajmi who now is an inspiration for millions of budding businessmen.