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  • Happy birthday Ashaji… 85, ageless, artistic and awesome

    Happy Birthday Asha Bhosle!! – the versatile singer celebrates her 85th birthday today. In the early 1960s, Ashaji started as a playback singer in Bollywood. From Cabaret numbers to soulful melodies her experimental efforts with different forms of music has amazed everyone till date.

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    Raj Kapoor death anniversary: 10 interesting facts about ‘the Greatest Showman’ of Hindi Cinema

    Raj Kapoor was an actor, producer, and director. He was someone who had a vision for cinema. Born to Ramsarni Devi and actor Prithviraj Kapoor in Peshawar, he belonged to the Kapoor family that has a long history in Hindi cinema and over the years has produced several actors and film directors. Raj Kapoor entered film industry when Indian cinema was still in its formative years. He was the winner of several

  • Indian rappers are getting respect, says Raftaar

    Shillong: Popular for rapping numbers like “All black”, “Swag mera desi”, “Toh Dishoom” and “Dhaakad”, Raftaar says Indian rappers are getting the admiration they deserve in the country.

  • Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu all praise for Bollywood and Hindi cinema

    Mumbai: “The world loves Bollywood, Israel loves Bollywood, I love Bollywood”, said Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as he wished “Shalom” to the Hindi film fraternity at a glittering event where he was welcomed by megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

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    Art of cinema matters, not budget says Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, whose new film “Babumoshai Bandookbaaz” has released in theatres, says as an artiste he is more concerned about the art of cinema rather than focusing on its budget.

  • Bollywood women directors leading behind the lenses

    Our country is most popular for two things, spices and Bollywood. These two things are integral part of every Indian. We indeed use spices in our food but Bollywood adds more masala and meaning to our lives. Indians may hypothetically hate Hindi cinema for the melodramatic content and stereotypes, but it’s hard to deny the fact that Hindi cinema is larger than life, for every one of us it’s something we have

  • For Esha Gupta, vulnerability is strength 

    Bollywood actress Esha Gupta, who essays an interesting character in the forthcoming action-thriller Commando 2: The Black Money Trail, believes that women have the power to be vulnerable and strong at the same time.

  • I don’t make films to change people’s mindsets, says Akshay Kumar

    New Delhi: Action, comedy, patriotism, satire, romance, drama — in a career spanning over 25 years and and a 100plus filmography, Akshay Kumar has highlighted the concept of “good over evil” through many of his movies. However, the actor says he has never intended to preach anything to the audience or to change anybody’s mindset with his work.

  • Birthday Special: Sizzling hot Bipasha Basu turns 38!

    The Sizzling hot Bollywood beauty Bipasha Basu celebrates her 38th birthday today. Bipasha’a sexy, seductive roles and her bold avatar  have been compared with bombshell of yesteryear Zeenat Aman.

  • Check out Amitabh Bachchan, Daljit Dosanjh’s moving moments

    Recently, as part of an interview, Hindi cinema’s jewel in the crown, Amitabh Bachchan and the Punjab industry’s sensation, Diljit Dosanjh were asked about one such role and experience with a film that was moving and stayed with them longer than the extent of the film shoot. Both shared the most heartfelt things about their respective roles in PINK and PUNJAB 1984, which did shake them from within.

  • SRK and Karan Johar to host 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017

    Mumbai: With their witty one-liners and charm, superstar Shah Rukh Khan and filmmaker Karan Johar will add spunk to the 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017 as co-hosts of the event, which recognises and honours the best talent in Hindi cinema.

  • The famous casting coups of Hindi cinema

    The recent announcement of Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan as a father-and-son combination in Aditya Chopra’s production Thugs Of Hindostan has been regarded as one of the biggest casting coups in recent times. A week later, Aditya Chopra also announced the sequel to their 2012 film ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, to be helmed by Ali Abbas Zafar and called ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. The film will star Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, which is

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    “Sean Connery of India,” Tom Hanks calls Irrfan Khan

    Irrfan Khan is undoubtedly the finest actors we have in Hindi cinema and is one of the best entertainers on screen. He has amazed Bollywood as well as the west with his simplicity yet powerful acting which makes him stand apart from the rest. His upcoming Hollywood movie INFERNO along with Tom Hanks is the most awaited movie of the year and the audiences are eagerly waiting Irrfan to nail it

  • Being a celebrity isn’t a piece of cake: Raveena Tandon

    New Delhi: She has been a part of the Hindi film industry for a quarter of a century and tasted success with films like “Shool” and “Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence”. So when actress Raveena Tandon says being a celebrity is not easy, you may as well believe her.