Free Press Journal
  • Vidya Balan has no plan to add the “Kapur” tag to her name

    There are those who would kill to be a Kapoor, but actress Vidya Balan is not one of them. The actress who is married to top film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur has no interest to change her name officially to one of the prestigious names in Bollywood.

  • Vidya Balan met with an accident in Mumbai; unhurt

    Vidya Balan meets with accident in Mumbai, escapes unhurt

    Mumbai: Actor Vidya Balan met with an accident when a car rammed into her vehicle in Bandra, Mumbai. According to reports, the ‘Tumhari Sulu’ actress is safe but her car was badly damaged.

  • Silk Smitha Death Anniversary: The marvellous rise and mysterious demise of the actress

    The South Film industry is known for its bold yet glamorous divas who have rocked the Indian Cinema for decades. A name that comes out of the rubbles is that of Silk Smitha. Popularly known for her erotic and sensually charismatic image, we look back at a glimpse of her life on her 21th death anniversary.

  • Vidya Balan says she is glad all like-minded people are now on the board

    Vidya Balan is one of the newly-appointed members of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and the actor says she is happy that the board comprises “like-minded” people. Recently, lyricist-adman Prasoon Joshi replaced Pahlaj Nihalani as the chairperson of the CBFC.

  • ‘Tumhari Sulu’ teaser: Vidya Balan takes lessons to be sexy in a funny gesture

    Ever since the first motion poster of Vidya Balan’s upcoming film Tumhari Sulu’s got released, her fans have been eagerly waiting for the teaser of the film. And guess what, the teaser of Tumhari Sulu has finally released and as expected, Vidya is looking extremely beautiful in this teaser.

  • ‘Tumhari Sulu’ motion poster: Vidya Balan’s super woman avatar will definitely inspire every homemaker

    Vidya Balan has always been giving surprises to her fans by giving extraordinary performances from her every film. Reportedly, Vidya’s next project in the pipeline is Tumhari Sulu. Ever since the news of her next project got viral, her fans have been supremely curious to see Vidya in Tumhari Sulu. And guess what their wait has finally got over.

  • New CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi holds 1st board meeting

    Mumbai: The first meeting of the newly constituted CBFC Board was held by chairman Prasoon Joshi on Monday. The meeting was attended by board members Gautami Tadimalla, Jeevitha Rajashekar, Mihir Bhuta, Naresh Chandra Lal, Neil Scott Nongkynrih, Ramesh Patnage, TS Nagabharna, Vani Tripathi Tikoo, Vidya Balan, Vivek Agnihotri and Waman Kendre. Also present at the meeting was the CEO Anurag Shrivastava.

  • Going Grey! 10 Bollywood actress who stole the show as vamps

    Nowadays in Bollywood, many actresses are cast for glamorous quotient in films. We have seen that many times actresses don’t have much role in movies apart from being considered as a love interest of hero. However, there are a number of actresses who are exceptions.

  • WOW! Vidya Balan clicks a wonderful picture of Kajol and her BFF Manish Malhotra

    Looks like Kajol is on a patch-up spree. Just last month, she sent an olive branch of sorts to friend-turned-foe Karan Johar by liking a picture of his children, Yash and Roohi. Karan Johar later followed her on Instagram. Both were best of friends but things turned sour when Kajol’s husband Ajay Devgn accused Karan Johar of paying Rs 25 lakhs to Kamaal R Khan for sabotaging his film Shivaay. Kajol too

  • Now, ‘Baadshaho’ actress Ileana D’Cruz slams fan for misbehaviour

    Fans’ misbehaviour with Bollywood actresses is not a new thing in Bollywood. Actresses like Vidya Balan, Swara Bhaskar and other have also gone through this trouble. However, there is yet another actress had to face this miscellaneous deed by a fan.

  • Ousted Pahlaj Nihalani goes on a rampage against Anurag Kashyap and Ekta Kapoor

    Pahlaj Nihalani’s ouster from CBFC is probably the biggest development in the film industry. Well, the ex-chief had made every producer and director sleepless by his strict rules and regulations while passing the film. However, after his ouster, many filmmakers and producer are now taking a sigh of relief.

  • Can Prasoon Joshi bring CBFC back on track?

    Has China become democratic? Have pigs started to fly? Has Asaduddin Owaisi suddenly become nationalist? These questions will never become reality, but something strange happened last week, when information and broadcasting ministry headed by Smriti Zubin Irani out of nowhere decided to sack CBFC chairman Pahlaj Nihalani and replaced him with poet, lyricist, ad guru and writer Prasoon Joshi as the new head of censor board. The decision was so sudden that nobody knew

  • Looking forward to the exciting phase as CBFC member: Vidya Balan

    Mumbai: National Award winning actress Vidya Balan, who has been named a member of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), says that she is looking forward to the new responsibility where cinema will reflect the society we are living in today. “I am very happy to join the CBFC and I hope to fulfil my responsibilities as a member to the best of my abilities,” she tweeted.

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    Prasoon Joshi: Need to understand my role of CBFC Chief before making changes

    Mumbai: Ad-man cum lyricist Prasoon Joshi, who has replaced Pahlaj Nihalani as the chief of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), says he hopes to make a positive difference with the guidance and support of respected minds. “I believe in taking on responsibilities. The way I have fulfilled other responsibilities, I will give my best to this new task as well. I am happy that people have expectations from me and

  • Vidya Balan on CBFC board, hopes cinema reflects reality

    New Delhi: National Award winning actress Vidya Balan was on Friday appointed as part of the reconstituted Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), to be now chaired by writer Prasoon Joshi. She looks forward to a phase where cinema celebrates present-day sensibilities and realities.

  • Technology cannot add soul to singer’s voice, says Asha Bhosle

    Mumbai: In an age when technology has a solution to everything, songstress Asha Bhosle says it cannot add “soul” to a singer’s voice. But the octogenarian legend feels that singers can use technology in “constructive” ways.

  • 10 Bollywood actresses who rocked the rainy look in a saree

    Bollywood and monsoon have a crazy connection, with actresses dancing in a wet sarees. We have grown up listening to songs like, ‘Ek ladki bheegi bhagi si’, ‘Rim jim gire saawan’, ‘Bheegi bheegi raaton main’, during the romantic monsoon season.

  • Kareena Kapoor to Aishwarya Rai: What 15 Bollywood actresses wore on their wedding day

    Bollywood beauties like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Genelia D’Souza, Vidya Balan, Bipasha Basu and Raveena Tandon remain close to our heart. The actresses not just impress fans with their acting skills but also with their sartorial choices. Do you know what they wore on their wedding, the colour and designer?