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Overseas markets are the new gold mine for Indian movies

NEW DELHI, May 23 -- At last count, the Aamir Khan-starrer Dangal had made Rs 726.32 crore in China, becoming the highest grossing non-Hollywood film in the country, beating previous record holder, Japan's 'Your Name'.

Meanwhile, SS Rajamouli's war epic 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' continues to do well in international markets, having made $18.9 million in the US, £811,478 in the UK, and A$ 2,363,757 in Australia.

"The success of these tw... Read More


STAR GAZING

Mumbai, May 23 -- Celebs were seen in big numbers at the Mumbai airport on May 21. These included Asha Bhosle, Rekha, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon, Sridevi, Parineeti Chopra, and Sanjay Dutt and his wife Maanayata Dutt. Tabu and Kartik Aaryan attended a food festival in Andheri (W). Aamir Khan was seen exiting a spa in Bandra (W). Vivek Oberoi and his family members, Dharmendra and Poonam Dhillon attended an event in ... Read More


A special 'family' gift for Mother's Day

Mumbai, May 23 -- This year started on a great note for film-maker Sanjay Gupta, thanks to the success of his film, Kaabil. Gupta had a lot of support from his wife Anuradha Gupta and family while he was busy working on the Hrithik Roshan-starrer, and it seems the film-maker is making up for the lost time. According to a source, to make 2017 a special year for his wife, Gupta has gifted her a luxury car for Mother's Day.

"When Sanjay was busy ma... Read More


'Baahubali 2', 'Dangal' show overseas markets are new gold mine for Indian films

New Delhi, May 23 -- At last count, Aamir Khan-starrer Dangal had made Rs726.32 crore in China, becoming the highest grossing non-Hollywood film in the country, beating previous record-holder, Japan's Your Name.

Meanwhile, S.S. Rajamouli's war epic Baahubali 2: The Conclusion continues to do well in international markets, having made $18.9 million in the US, £811,478 in the UK, and A$2,363,757 in Australia.

"The success of these two films ... Read More


Kashish Mumbai LGBTQ film festival to begin on May 24

Mumbai, May 23 -- Putting together South Asia's biggest LGBTQ film festival is no picnic.

Now in its eighth edition, the Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival features 147 films from 45 countries, including Egypt, Iran and Serbia. Crowdfunding helped raise Rs3 lakh to pay for the venue - five days at Liberty Cinema, starting this Wednesday. Discussions on asexuality, LGBT parenting, polygamy and disability are planned.

"Every year we... Read More


Rhea Chakraborty snips her long tresses for Half Girlfriend

Dhaka, May 23 -- The actress plays a spirited Indo-American in the Arjun Kapoor-Shraddha Kapoor starrer Half Girlfriend, and to fit her character, she had to chop her long locks - an act she hasn't done for many years. "I've always had long hair and it's something I'm proud of. Apart from trimming ends, I haven't really cut my hair," said Rhea, adding, "When director Mohit Suri and I discussed the look of my character, he suggested I sport a shor... Read More


Lady Gaga gives Deepika Padukone a thumbs up for her style at Cannes

Dhaka, May 23 -- Earlier this week, Deepika Padukone attended the Cannes Film Festival as the brand ambassador of a cosmetic brand and boy did she rule the fashion game! From slaying in her gorgeous Marchesa outfit to stunning everyone in her Brandon Maxwell ensemble, Deepika made quite the statement in her bold and beautiful avatar.

Not only the Indian fashion circuit, but also the international fashion police were all praises for Deepika Paduk... Read More


Arjun, Anil Kapoor are "up to no good" in first poster of 'Mubarakan'

New Delhi, May 22 -- The famous uncle-nephew duo Anil Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor promise a triple dose of fun with the first poster of their upcoming movie 'Mubarakan'.

The 60-year-old-actor took to Twitter to share the first look of the film and captioned it as, "Don't go by our innocent faces! The Chacha - Bhatija(s) are up to no good! Wait for #28thJuly to know the full story! @arjunk26 #Mubarakan."

The first look poster sees the twins Arjun li... Read More


Drake shatters Adele's record with 13 wins at Billboard Music Awards

New Delhi, May 22 -- Rapper Drake has won 13 trophies at Billboard Music Awards 2017 breaking the record of renowned singer Adele. The rapper received 22 nominations in the ceremony held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas

Adele set a record at the show in 2012 with 12 wins.

"I got my whole family up here," said Drake, who stood onstage with nearly two dozen people, including his father, Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj.

Drake was presented the top artist... Read More


Cannes 2017: Sonam Kapoor in Elie Saab dress looks like a fashion goddess

New Delhi, May 22 -- Actress Sonam Kapoor looked beautiful in pink Elie Saab dress as she walked the red carpet of 70th Cannes Film Festival. The Bollywood diva gave tough competition to Deepika Padukeone and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who earlier grabbed headlines with their stunning appearances.

Sonam walked the red carpet as the brand ambassador of Loreal Paris. She was styled by her sister Rhea Kapoor. Previously, the actress has stated that sh... Read More