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'Zila Ghaziabad' to be screened for select audience

- The people of Ghaziabad are reportedly not too pleased with the way they have been presumably portrayed in the cops-as-robbers thriller 'Zila Ghaziabad', releasing Friday. Producer Vinod Bachchan will screen it on Wednesday for a select audience in Ghaziabad.The town on the outskirts of Delhi has lately been witness to protests from the local people who feel portraying their town as den of crime is wrong. The protests are similar to what Wasseypur witnessed when the fi ... (21-Feb-2013)

UTV in talks with Korean production house

- Siddharth Roy Kapur, managing director, Studios, Disney UTV, has confirmed they are in talks with a Korean production house for the remake rights of Remo D'Souza's "ABCD: Any Body Can Dance".Asked if the Korean production house has shown interest in the film for a remake, Siddharth said, "Actually, we are still in talks, it is very early to say anything. We have got enquiry rights from various people, so it is a bit too early to comment on that.""But we are very happy ... (19-Feb-2013)

'Haridas' an ode to fatherhood: Director

- Tamil director G.N.R Kumaravelan says his forthcoming family-drama 'Haridas' is an ode to fatherhood as the film is about the relationship between a father and son."The film is built on a simple and universal concept that the first hero of every child is his or her father. The relationship between a single father and his autistic son is explored through this film. In simple words, it celebrates fatherhood, Kumaravelan told IANS."In our country, autism is still trea ... (19-Feb-2013)

'Rs.100 crore benchmark limiting growth of films'

- Filmmaker Karan Johar, co-chairman of the FICCI Frames 2013, says the focus on the Rs.100 crore benchmark, is limiting the growth and content of Bollywood films at a time when the aim must be to mint Rs.1,000 crore from one film."Rs.100 crore is restricting the limits of our self. We must add one more zero the Rs.100 crore films and take it to the next level. Rs.100 crore is limiting the growth and content (of films). The possibilities are endless, and we must focus on ... (19-Feb-2013)

'I Me Aur Main' will make men value women: Prachi

- Actress Prachi Desai, who will be seen in 'I Me Aur Main', says men will be able to relate to John Abraham's character in the film which will eventually lead them to valuing women in their lives."It is a kind of character which every man, every boy in our country is going to relate to. In general, there is a certain characteristic in all of them, they generally don't grow up that fast and because of that somebody is very self-centred, somebody is very selfish," the 24- ... (19-Feb-2013)

'Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story' - for those who love 'luv' stories!

- Film: 'Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story' Actors: Vivek Oberoi and Neha Sharma; Director: Vinnil Markan; Rating: **1/2'Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story' is a light, frothy Mumbaiya rom-com. It is romance in the era of the 2G Spectrum Scam. Unlike the scam, this story is totally uncomplicated and entertaining.His is the love story of a 'bhadotri' (tenant) and her 'padosi' (neighbour). The 'padosi' is a gangster and she is the jobless and helpless damsel. Just after the 2G Spectrum expos ... (19-Feb-2013)

Deepika Padukone: I've worn some disastrous clothes

- Girls dig Deepika's style statements and boys love her fashion sense, but the leggy lass confesses that she has donned some disasters in the not so recent past" I've not had a faux pas yet. But there were some on the ramp. Unfortunately, when you're modelling you don't have a choice regarding the clothes. I've worn some disastrous clothes. Personally, I've always dressed safe. Not because I want to play safe but because that's my style. I'm a white shirt blue jeans ki ... (18-Feb-2013)

Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi to do Munnabhai part 3 and 4

- Producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra has announced that he has got not one, but two scripts to take forward the superhit Munnabhai franchiseIt's going to be double dhamaka for the makers of Munnabhai and also for movie fans! Just last month, Arshad Warsi aka Circuit revealed to us Rajkumar Hirani's plans to shoot the third part of the superhit franchise by the end of this year. And now, news is that even before the shooting of the third part begins, the makers - Vidhu Vinod Cho ... (18-Feb-2013)

Rishi Kapoor to play camouflaged Dawood

- Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor will now play Dawood Ibrahim in Nikhil Advani's "D-Day". Opposed to the director's initial plan, the character will not even be called Dawood anymore."D-Day" was supposed to be an authentic, gutsy, raw and edgy thriller about two RAW agents played by Arjun Rampal and Irrfan being sent to Pakistan to bring Dawood Ibrahim back by road to be tried by the Indian government.The idea was to name Dawood as Dawood and cast Pakistani actors to play ch ... (18-Feb-2013)

Mallika Sherawat is not Bhanwari Devi

- Controversies follow Mallika Sherawat like rains after gathering clouds. To no one's surprise Mallika has fuelled a storm of protests while playing Bhanwari Devi, the slain Rajasthani nurse in KC Bokadia's 'Dirty Politics'.In Indore for the shooting, Mallika apparently had unwanted visitors from a particular political party who claimed the Bhanwari Devi scandal was being dug up at another political party's behest.But Bokadia, who knows real-life stories court controver ... (18-Feb-2013)

Nuts about Deepika on Valentine's!

- Actress Deepika Padukone was left in a state of surprise when one of her fans sent 14 coconuts with heart-shaped chocolates inside the shell on Valentine's Day.The 27-year-old also received a handwritten note that read: "Here is some tender love and care for the only girl I am nuts about."The fan made sure that each of the 24 coconuts was sent every hour through the day to the actress, who was overjoyed with such a unique idea."I am extremely touched by this gesture fr ... (18-Feb-2013)

Why is Ranbir Kapoor's face painted white in Besharam?

- The handsome actor was spotted in a funny avatar on the sets of Abhinav Kashyap's movie. What's up? Look what we found - Ranbir Kapoor bathed in white paint! And wethinks it's totally comical. But what's this dude up to with paint on his face and suit? Of course, we know that Ranbir plays the role of a car-thief in Besharam who gets chased by his real life parents - Neetu Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor - in the garb of police officials.So does a tin of paint fall over RK when ... (15-Feb-2013)

Prachi Desai says television is a regressive medium!

- She made it big with television show, but actor Prachi Desai does not approve of how the medium has become today and feels that it is regressive in nature "I think, I was a part of TV in a more fortunate time. Even though my story was of a girl being in love with an older man, it was a slightly modern drama as compared to what it is right now. It is extremely regressive," she told reporters in an interview.Before venturing into movie with 2008 hit Rock On!!, she featur ... (15-Feb-2013)

What were Shahrukh Khan and Katrina Kaif doing in the same car?

- The Jab Tak Hai Jaan actors were spotted sitting in a car outside Mumbai airport. But we wonder why the two stars were sharing the same car! We all know that Shahrukh Khan and Katrina Kaif share an amazing rapport even though they have done just one film together, Yash Chopra's Jab Tak Hai Jaan. Katrina parted ways with Salman Khan, and so SRK and Kat's newfound friendship continues to grab more media attention.Recently, the Katrina and Shahrukh were spotted at Mumbai ... (15-Feb-2013)

I haven't reached my destination: Randeep Hooda

- For Randeep Hooda the path to success was not easy. After making his debut in 'Monsoon Wedding' in 2001, it took him four years to bag his next project. But now, when he has got a place for himself in the industry, he is not bragging."Right now it all looks fine, but that was not the case some years back. It was bleak, dark. The success right now is just a step in my journey. I don't think I have reached my destination yet," Randeep told IANS."I am just accumulating mo ... (15-Feb-2013)

Gulzar upset with rumours about Pakistan trip

- Writer Gulzar, who was on a visit to Pakistan, is very upset with rumours that he and filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj were asked to leave the country.Media reports indicated that the Indian High Commission advised the 83-year-old writer to return to India.Gulzar and Bhardwaj went to Lahore, Pakistan, Monday to record a qawwali for upcoming Bollywood film 'Dedh Ishqiya' and the lyricist was also expected to attend the Karachi Literature Festival - but their trip was cut short ... (15-Feb-2013)

Why does Akshay Kumar want to act in Marathi and Punjabi films?

- The Khiladi maintains that he would like to work in regional films in the near future. But will he have the time? Akshay Kumar is enjoying the success of his recently released drama Special 26. The Neeraj Pandey production has received rave reviews from the critics and won appreciation from audiences. Commercially too Akki has been doing consistently well. His last four films - Housefull 2, Rowdy Rathore, OMG! Oh My God - and now Special 26 have done good business at t ... (14-Feb-2013)

How will Sonam Kapoor help Ayushmann Khurrana look better?

- We hear that the Vicky Donor dude will be getting some serious style tips from Sonam Kapoor for the Yash Raj film they are doing together Aysuhmann Khurrana is all set to take style lessons from the oh-so-fashionable Sonam Kapoor. Since the two are all set to work in a Yash Raj film together, Khurrana is making the most of the opportunity by asking Ms K to dole out some precious pearls of style wisdom. It seems that Ayushmann has signed a three-film deal with YRF, whic ... (14-Feb-2013)

Mahie Gill: People only talk and don't give me work

- The Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns actor is confused that despite being labelled as an intelligent actor by the people in the industry, she is short of film offers "I don't know if I have cemented my position in the industry. Like when I go out, industry people tell me I am good and an intelligent actress. But people only talk and don't give me work. So I fail to understand as to what they are telling is truth or not."- Mahie Gill ... (14-Feb-2013)

PVR to host Oscar Film Festival

- Here's some good news for all movie buffs. PVR is set to host an Oscar Film Festival, where it will screen movies nominated for this year's Academy Awards."With the film fraternity looking up to the Academy Awards for its quality cinema and global outlook, it is a feeling of pride to celebrate the Oscars," Sanjeev Bijli, joint managing director, PVR Limited, said in a statement."We intend to bring quality entertainment to our audience so that it does not have to wait t ... (14-Feb-2013)



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