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  • Want to be part of diversity wave in Hollywood: Ali Fazal

    “Furious 7” and “Victoria & Abdul” gave Ali Fazal a thrust into the world of international cinema. The actor, who had first starred in American TV series “Bollywood Hero” in 2009, says he wants to be a part of the diversity wave that is now taking Hollywood by storm. “Furious 7” saw him in a bit role, but the British drama “Victoria & Abdul” saw him play the lead one with veteran

  • Ali Fazal mentors football enthusiasts from Lucknow

    Actor Ali Fazal has taken on the onus to mentor young football enthusiasts from his hometown Lucknow while shooting for the movie “Prasthaanam”. In the past, Ali had mentored a team of children from Shillong. The “Victoria & Abdul” actor said in a statement: “When I worked with the amazing team at Shillong and seeing the kids and their hard work, it really reminded me of my training not too long ago

  • Ali Fazal-Shraddha Srinath starrer ‘Milan Talkies’ to release on January 18, 2019

    Mumbai: Tigmanshu Dhulia directorial ‘Milan Talkies’ is all set to release on 18 January 2019. The film stars Ali Fazal and Shraddha Srinath in the lead roles and is a love story set in the backdrop of old world charm of single-screen cinemas. The first schedule of the film was shot in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow followed by Mathura.

  • Maanayata Dutt is chilling and relaxing in a pool with kids Iqra and Shahraan

    Last week, we had reported that Sanjay Dutt along with his family and best friend Paresh Ghelani has taken off for a vacation to Singapore. The actor, who was in the midst of shooting Prasthanam and portions of Kalank, decided to take off on a short break.

  • Ali Fazal goes back to school for ‘Prassthanam’

    Lucknow: Actor Ali Fazal went back to his school here to shoot for a song and dance sequence with co-star Amyra Dastur for his upcoming film “Prassthanam”. “Going back to school was a flood of emotions. For anyone their school and any educational system will bring back millions of memories. And to now go there as a working individual and to shoot there for a film is almost unreal,” Ali said in

  • SANJU: Sanjay Dutt to host a special screening of his biopic in Lucknow

    Today is an important day at the Dutt household as the much awaited Sanju is all set to release. While the audience verdict is yet to come, we know that the Bollywood fraternity is super excited about the film and the cast is even holding special screenings for their loved ones.

  • Happy that Oscar Academy has diversified: Ali Fazal

    Mumbai: Actor Ali Fazal, who is among the Indian talent invited by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to be a member, says it makes him glad that the Oscar-giving body is making strides to diversify and become inclusive. Ali is one among the 928 artistes and executives, who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures across the world, to have got an invitation from the Academy to

  • Sanjay Dutt starts shooting for Hindi remake of Telugu film ‘Prasthaanam’

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt has started shooting for the Hindi remake of the Telugu cult classic “Prasthaanam”. Sanjay on Friday took to Twitter, where he shared a few photographs from the set. Actor Ali Fazal, Manisha Koirala and Manyata Dutt can be seen in the images.

  • Sonakshi Sinha, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi, Diana Penty, Mudassar Aziz, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi wrap up, Ali Fazal

    Sonakshi Sinha and Diana Penty wrap up ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’

    Mumbai: The shooting of “Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi” has concluded and actress Sonakshi Sinha says it has been an amazing journey for her. Sonakshi on Tuesday night thanked ther film’s director Mudassar Aziz and the entire team for the opportunity.  “And its a film wrap for ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’ It has been an amazing journey with an amazing team! Thank you Mudassar Aziz for giving me

  • Ali Fazal played many roles for ‘Milan Talkies’

    Ali Fazal, who has wrapped up the first schedule for Tigmanshu Dhulia’s “Milan Talkies”, says he feels a “deep” connect to the project as he not just acted in it, but did other roles behind the camera.  “We just wrapped a hectic schedule in Mathura and Lucknow for ‘Milan Talkies’. It’s been surreal, this journey with my maestro — Tigmanshu Dhulia. Cinema isn’t just what we see on that one Friday; it’s