BBC hosts first Bollywood Proms show

BBC hosts first Bollywood Proms show

The BBC hosted its first Bollywood show as part of the annual BBC Proms classical music festival. The event at the iconic Royal Albert Hall in central London marked the 50th anniversary of Asian programming on BBC Asian Network and was aimed at attracting a new set of audiences to the event. “Besides British Asian […]

Pharrell Williams reinvents line for shoe brand

Pharrell Williams reinvents line for shoe brand

Singer Pharrell Williams has teamed up with shoe brand Adidas to relaunch the Superchell Superstar Sneaker. The 42-year-old “Happy” hitmaker and fashion icon has been busy working with a group of artists to relaunch the shoe using different “creative modes” including “graffiti” and “candid moments captured on film” used as prints on the rubber toe […]

Reese to receive American Cinematheque award

Reese to receive American Cinematheque award

Actress Reese Witherspoon is set to receive an honour from the American Cinematheque. The 39-year-old “Wild” star will receive the annual award on October 30, reported Entertainment Weekly. “Reese Witherspoon’s career is a perfect example of an actress flourishing in today’s world… She has continued to impress with her varied choices, ranging from smaller roles […]

Is Tom Cruise heading down the aisle for a fourth time?

Is Tom Cruise heading down the aisle for a fourth time?

When Hollywood actor Tom Cruise married Katie Holmes many saw an emerging pattern of the Mission Impossible superstar getting hitched with younger and younger women every time he walked down the aisle. And, as the rumours of marriage number 4 continue to swirl, that trend does not look like it’s going to change anytime soon […]

Marvel announces teenage Spider-Man comic book series

Marvel will coming up with a new comic book series, featuring teenage Peter Parker in his high-school days. The new series titled, “Spidey”, is set in present, keeping in mind the new movie version to focus on that era, according to The Hollywood Reporter. To be written by “Supernatural” writer Robbie Thompson, with art by […]

Farhan Akhtar new face of an online marketplace

Farhan Akhtar new face of an online marketplace

Actor Farhan Akhtar has been roped in as the new face of online marketplace Askmebazaar.com. As per the terms of the contract, the actor will endorse the company’s products and services through advertising campaigns, which will run across TV, print and online channels rolling out from August 2015. “It’s a great feeling to be associated […]

Saif, Katrina fight terror in ‘Phantom’ trailer

Saif, Katrina fight terror in ‘Phantom’ trailer

The trailer of Kabir Khan’s upcoming directorial “Phantom”, featuring actors Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif, has been unveiled — and it shows the duo in an action-packed avatar. [google_ad_728_90_text] The two minutes and 42 seconds video begins with the visuals of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack of 2008 and shook the nation for 60 […]

Angelina Jolie to adapt Cambodian memoir for Netflix film

Angelina Jolie to adapt Cambodian memoir for Netflix film

Angelina Jolie is the latest high-profile filmmaker to join the ranks of Netflix Inc (NFLX.O), where she will be directing a Cambodian author’s war memoir into a feature-length film, the online streaming platform said on Thursday. Jolie, 40, is producing and directing “First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers,” based on author […]

Leonardo DiCaprio raises $ 40 million at charity gal

Leonardo DiCaprio raises $ 40 million at charity gal

Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has raked in USD 40 million for his charity at his second annual auction gala in France. The 40-year-old “Inception” star invited his celebrity friends, including singer Elton John, Michelle Rodriguez and Orlando Bloom, to help raise funds for the Leonardo Dicaprio Foundation, his environmental conservation organisation, reported Contactmusic.   “Tonight’s […]

Winner of two Cannes Awards, ‘Masaan’ released

Winner of two Cannes Awards, ‘Masaan’ released

After last Friday’s entertainment bonanza, ‘Bajragni Bhaijaan’ starring superstar Salman Khan, we have Neeraj Ghaywan’s ‘Masaan’ hitting screens on July 24. Having won two prestigious awards at the Cannes International Film Festival in May, ‘Masaan’ stars Richa Chadha along with newcomers Vicky Kaushal, Shweta Tripathi and Sanjay Mishra.   The film tells the tale of […]

Purple Fusion makes mark at Sinnheiser’s top 50

Purple Fusion makes mark at Sinnheiser’s top 50

After nearly seven months of taking a back seat in the music scene and barely after a month after Lamtsala Sangtam the vocalist of Purple Fusion’s fight and recovery from Cancer Purple Fusion has made news and made the North East proud by winning the 2nd runner up at the Sinnheiser’s top 50 emerging bands […]