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Bollywood

The story of Capt. Vikram Batra lives in a sad corner of many Indian hearts. (Photo: Twitter)

The best thing about Shershaah is that it doesn't star Akshay Kumar

It’s a story of inconsolable loss wrecked by war. It needs no added drama

Dilip Kumar had been in an out of hospital in the last one month. (Photo: Twitter/@TheDilipKumar)

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar passes away at the age of 98

The actor, 98, breathed his last at 7:30 am, the doctors added

Shahid Kapoor

Jersey cowed by farmers’ protest

Producers decided not to shoot and gave everyone a break

Kohli was questioned by the NCB on Saturday. (Photo: PTI)

Bollywood actor Armaan Kohli arrested in drugs case: NCB

A drug peddler, Ajay Raju Singh, was also arrested under the NDPS Act

Actor Emraan Hashmi

I swear he ain’t mine: Emraan

The actor made a hilarious but candid confession denying any such relationship

Hollywood

“Nomadland”, Frances McDormand’s latest film, which is premiering both at the Venice and Toronto film festivals, is set among the growing tribe of impoverished elderly van dwellers who wander the West, clinging onto the last threads of the American Dream. (Photo | Wikimedia Commons - Red Carpet Report on Mingle Media TV)

Oscar winner Frances McDormand's 'Nomadland' character so 'real' she got offered supermarket job

The actress who won the award for ‘Fargo’ and ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ was chuffed her ‘Nomadland’ get-up was believable.

Harvey Weinstein (AP)

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for coronavirus

The U.S media reported on sunday that Weinstein tested positive for the novel coronavirus

Kim Ki-Duk

South Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-Duk dies from COVID-19 complications

The news of his death was confirmed by Russian director Vitalijis Manskis to Delfi.

Mollie Fitzgerald. (Photo: Twitter)

'Captain America' actor Mollie Fitzgerald arrested for stabbing her mother; read details

She was arrested on New Year's Eve by police in Olathe, Kansas, Olathe Police Department said in a statement posted on Twitter.

Movie Reviews

Thappad can not just make you re-examine those incidents, but it can also insert a disquieting voice inside as you do so, one that says what you were feeling then, matters.

Thappad movie review: One tight slap to patriarchy and its power-play

Thappad opens with a montage of scenes in which characters are introduced through some common themes.

There is enough to sit back and wonder about some of the familiar faces we are all acquainted with but seldom give a second thought to.

Kaamyaab movie review: Lives of largely anonymous film actors!

Or the routine cop who appears in a couple of scenes parroting the same lines in virtually every film.

Aarya poster

Aarya review | Yes, women’s heads and feet turn in rage

Aarya is based on the Dutch series Penoza (meaning, the underworld), which began airing in 2010, was a huge hit and went on for five seasons

Bulbbul poster

Bulbbul review | A fiercely feminist tale with characters from classic myths

Bulbbul’s story and story-telling are both shrouded in mist and mystery. It finds power in stuff left unsaid.

Still from Tiger King

Tiger King should be renamed Tiger Chor

The seven-episode series is about the clash between big cat conservationists and private zoo owners in America

TV

The end of the chapter also marks the completion of the current contract for series star Allison Janney, who became the sole lead of the show following the exit of Anna Faris last year. (Image: Twitter/@MomCBS)

'Mom' to end with season 8

The series had started as a rare comedy with two female leads and deals with important issues like addiction, recovery and parenting

MSNBC 'Hardball' anchor Chris Mathews who announced his retirement on air after sexual harassment allegations against him. (AP)

TV anchor quits on air over sexual harassment allegations

Chris Mathews apologizes for making inappropriate comments about female colleagues

Sushant Singh.

My stint with 'Savdhaan India' has ended: Actor Sushant Singh

Sushant, however, said it was a 'small price' to pay for speaking out.

Uzo Aduba accepts the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for "Mrs. America" during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20. (Photo | AP)

‘Schitt’s Creek' strikes big at Emmys’, ‘Succession’ tops Awards

HBO was the leader with 30 trophies, followed by Netflix with 21, Pop TV with 10 and Disney+ and NBC with eight each.

Music

Diljit Dosanjh

Diljit living the best life

The singer-turned-actor has been busy working on his new music album, supposedly titled Goat

Recently in town, the musical couple, Anantha Krishnan and Charumathi Raghuraman get candid on their chemistry, music and their off-stage personalities.

Musically connected

Engaging with these immensely talented and articulate musicians makes one realise how in tune they are with each other.

FILE - Britney Spears arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood". (Photo: AP)

Britney Spears’ new lawyer files to remove father’s control

James Spears stepped down as the so-called conservator of the person for his daughter in 2019

Filmmaker Bong Joon-Ho (AFP)

Oscar winner Bong Joon-Ho's next could be a musical

His films feature social themes, genre-mixing, black humor, and sudden tone shifts

 The group, which comprises of Jung Kook, V, Jimin, j-hope, SUGA, Jin and RM, took viewers along to a backstage dressing room and onto a red carpet fitted for the BBMAs. (Twitter)

BTS to celebrate 8th anniversary with two-day event titled 'Muster Sowoozoo'

The group will appear on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on May 25 and the 'Good Morning America' 2021 Summer Concert Series on May 28

In Other News

Sobha Naidu

Renowned Kuchipudi exponent Sobha Naidu no more

Naidu, who was in her sixties, was undergoing treatment at a private hospital and the end came around 0100 hours on Wednesday

Tamannaah Bhatia

‘I didn’t dream that I’d ever play kabaddi’: Tamannaah Bhatia

She admits she had never imagined that she would get to play kabaddi in her life, let alone in a film

 Pellissery's "Jallikattu" is based on the short story Maoist by Hareesh and stars Antony Varghese, Chemban Vinod Jose, Sabumon Abdusamad and Santhy Balachandran.(Twitter/@Athul16824448)

India's official entry 'Jallikattu' fails to make the cut at Oscars

The film had its premiere on September 6, 2019 at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival and received widespread critical acclaim

The thespian dies at 94.

Ebrahim Alkazi, legendary theatre personality and mentor to Naseeruddin Shah, dies at 94

Dad died this evening at 2.45 pm after a massive heart attack, his son said.