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Masaba Gupta named creative director of fashion portal

Designer Masaba Gupta has become the creative director for a fashion portals’ Indian apparell brand Anouk. Masaba has been roped in to add her personal twist to Anouk and develop signature designs in Indian wear that will be exclusively available on Myntra. “I was absolutely thrilled and honoured when I was asked to creatively head Anouk for Myntra. Anouk personifies ...

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‘Pirates of the Caribbean 5’ will film in Australia

The fifth installment of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise will set sail from Queensland, Australia, with production casting off in February. The Disney-backed film is being produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg. It is expected to be theatrically released in 2017. The confirmation came Thursday from Australia’s Attorney General and Minister for the ...

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When actor Dilip Kumar turned ‘Gandhiwala’ in jail

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar was once arrested by police for his ‘anti-British’ views and spent a night on hunger-strike along with other ‘Gandhiwalas’ lodged in a prison cell. In his recent autobiography ‘Dilip Kumar: The Substance and Shadow’, the legendary actor recounts how his patriotic eloquence met a fate he had never imagined! In pre-independent India, during his stay ...

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Aamir accepts Hrithik’s dare to shoot without transistor

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan accepted Hrithik Roshan’s dare to repeat his ‘Pk’ poster stint but without the transistor. Aamir had posed nude, with a transistor protecting his modesty, for the first poster of his upcoming Raju Hirani film ‘PK’. Hrithik, who has been promoting his film ‘Bang Bang’ by challenging his industry friends to perform different tasks has this time ...

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Jaya’s conviction: Kollywood comes to a standstill

Tamil film industry operations such as shootings and theatre screenings came to a grinding halt today as the Kollywood observed a one-day “hunger-strike” here protest against the conviction and jailing of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa. Movie halls suspended screenings till 6 pm, while ongoing film shootings at different parts of the city were called off for a day in response ...

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Madhur Bhandarkar to be honoured at Syracuse Film Festival

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar will be honoured at the 11th edition of the Syracuse International Film Festival to be held in New York from October 5 to 12. The 46-year-old National award-winning director will be presented the special Sophia award. “Delighted that the Syracuse Film Festival in New York has chosen to honour me with their prestigious Sophia,” Bhandarkar posted on ...

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Aamir wants children to be caring, hardworking

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan wants kids to be caring, hardworking and focused in their lives. “I want kids to be hardworking, passionate and focused in their lives,” Aamir said addressing participants of Round Square International Conference 2014 at Sanskar Valley School here today. Delegates, including students from 22 countries, belonging to five continents which are members of Round Square, took ...

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‘Bang Bang’ to release in more than 4500 screens

Hrithik Roshan- Katrina Kaif starrer Bang Bang is going to hit more than 4500 screens, thereby making it the widest release ever for a Bollywood film The Siddharth Anand-directed action-thriller is hitting theatres this Friday along with Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haider. “Bang Bang is going to be huge. There is an incredible anticipation for the movie and the advance bookings across ...

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Lata Mangeshkar turns 85, B-Town wishes good health

As Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar turned 85 today, several film celebrities including sister Asha Bhosle, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, singer Shreya Ghosal wished her and thanked her for giving several memorable songs. “Your voice is the thread that connects the human spirit to the almighty. Happy Birthday, many many happy returns of the day. Love, respect and may you ...

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Actor Shashi Kapoor discharged from hospital

Veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor, who was hospitalised in Mumbai for a chest infection, has been discharged from the hospital, doctors said Sunday. “Shashi ji had recovered completely from his ailment and thus we discharged him on Friday. He will now be resting at home,” Dr Ram Narain, Executive Director of the hospital said. The 76-year-old actor was admitted to ...

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