Entertainment

  • Jonas Brothers accused of being mean to black woman
    Los Angeles, November 27 (IANS): Pop superstars Jonas Brothers -- Kevin, Joe and Nick -- have been accused of being mean to a black woman. Garron, a black woman whose profile mentions she is an editor at The Onion and a stand-up comedian, claimed that the musican siblings were mean to her, reports aceshowbiz.com. She posted a string of tweets talking about her experience with the "Sucker" hitmakers. Garron recalled being bullied by the celebrity brothers when they took
  • Thank you Kangana for love and good wishes, says Sanjay Dutt
    NOVEMBER 27 (IANS) : Kangana Ranaut broke the internet this morning when she shared a picture with Sanjay Dutt and wrote a beautiful note praying for the well-being of the superstar. Kangana Ranaut met Sanjay Dutt in Hyderabad, as the duo is staying in the same hotel. She shared a picture with a sweet note on her social media handle. She captioned it, "When I got to know we were staying in the same hotel in Hyderabad, I went to see Sanju sir this morning to check on his heal
  • 'Kind of lonely': America marks COVID-altered Thanksgiving
    November 27 (Reuters) - Americans marked a muted Thanksgiving Day holiday on Thursday, sometimes seeing family only by video after political leaders discouraged travel or large gatherings in the face of the surging coronavirus pandemic. Thanksgiving, typically celebrated with big family dinners, became the latest major event in American life to be altered or diminished by the coronavirus in 2020 as most U.S. states struggle with spiraling infections and deaths. "All of a sud
  • HC raps BMC, orders compensation for demolition at Kangana's bungalow
    Mumbai, November 27 (IANS): In a major relief for Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, the Bombay High Court on Friday quashed the BMC's demolition notice and subsequent action to undertake partial demolition at her Bandra bungalow in September, and ordered suitable compensation to her. A Division Bench comprising Justices SJ Kathawalla and RI Chagla said that Ranaut can take steps to get regularised her property and make it habitable. The court directed that if Ranaut makes an app
  • K-pop super band BTS: We hope to visit India in the future
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 27 (IANS): The K-pop super band BTS comprises seven performers, and they say the absence of even one member feels huge for the rest of the band. Many BTS fans, whom they call the ARMY, have been concerned about SUGA since his recent shoulder surgery. The good news is that he is "quickly recovering", informed his bandmate j-hope. "SUGA is quickly recovering at the moment. The absence of even just one member feels huge for us, so all the members i
  • Denmark's Mads Mikkelsen to replace Depp in next 'Fantastic Beasts' movie
    Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen has been chosen to replace Johnny Depp in the upcoming third film in the “Fantastic Beasts” franchise, Warner Bros. said on Wednesday. Mikkelsen, 55, who is known for his role as serial killer Hannibal Lecter in the U.S. television series “Hannibal,” will play the evil wizard Gellert Grindelwald in the spinoff movie from “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling. Depp was forced to exit the role earlier this month after los
  • From the musician's own vault comes documentary 'Zappa'
    When Alex Winter became the first filmmaker to get access to a vault of Frank Zappa’s private videos, he could not decide initially whether it was a blessing or a curse. It took Winter six years to work through the material and turn it into the documentary “Zappa,” which presents a unique portrait of the influential late musician. “He was much more than this groovy, mustachioed rock guitar guy,” said Winter. “He was a political satirist and he
  • Preity Zinta vacays with hubby, sun, snow and smiles
    MUMBAI, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): Actress Preity Zinta has given fans a glimpse of her vacation with husband Gene Goodenough, and she sure is having a gala this winter. "Sun, snow and smiles... so much to be grateful for #Patiparmeshwar #Thanksgiving #Break #Ting," she wrote, sharing a picture of herself with her husband. In the picture, the couple stands in the snow. Preity wears a red bomber jacket with a blue cap while Gene is seen in a black jacket and cap. The actress al
  • Jennifer Lopez redefines oomph at 51, bares it all for next single
    LOS ANGELES, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez is slaying fans with oomph at 51. She has posed completely nude for the cover of her upcoming single, In the morning. J.Lo shared the cover art of the single on Instagram that shows her naked. She bends over to strike a pose, with a hand on her knee. The singer only wears the engagement ring from fiance Alex Rodriguez. "Surprise! Here's the official cover art for #InTheMorning Single drops Friday," she c
  • Richa Chadha, Milind Soman's Deivee, LFW win PETA India Vegan Fashion Awards 2020
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): As awareness of animal abuse and suffering grows and the demand for cruelty-free clothing and accessories skyrockets, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has announced the winners of its Vegan Fashion Awards 2020. The award recognises brands and individuals ushering forth animal-free fashion. Bollywood actress Richa Chadha has won the award for Best Vegan Style Icon, while Milind Soman's apparel brand Deivee has received the ti
  • Nise Meruno launches Yamaha Clavinova CLP-700 series
    Yamaha Music India, introduced its brand new range of digital pianos, the Clavinova CLP-700 series priced from Rs.1.46 - 3.99 lakhs in the Indian market that suits musicians of all skill levels.  World-renowned piano artist, Nise Meruno launched the series with his performance on the flagship product as he presented the audience with a soulful music on November 25.  Nise Meruno, Yamaha Artist since 2013 is trademark in himself with the most fascinating persona and accla
  • Bhumi Pednekar on Durgamati: Glad to collaborate with Akshay (Kumar) sir after 3 years
    Mumbai, November 25 (IANS): Actress Bhumi Pednekar is excited about her upcoming film Durgamati: The Myth, and says it is an honour to play the lead in the conspiracy thriller. The trailer of the film was unveiled on Wednesday. "I'm super excited about my upcoming film 'Durgamati' and it is an honour to play the lead in this conspiracy thriller. Being an ardent fan of spine-chilling thrillers myself, I was delighted to be a part of such a gripping story," said
  • Mary Kom announces Omung Kumar's next film
    Mumbai, November 25 (IANS): Boxing champion MC Mary Kom took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce the next film of Omung Kumar, who had helmed the 2014 Priyanka Chopra-starrer that was based on her life. Omung Kumar's new film is titled "Janhit Mein Jaari", and is set to go on floors in March 2021. The film's poster focuses on a woman's hand holding a megaphone, with the map of India formed by humans in the background. Mary tweeted the poster and wrote: "
  • Manushi Chillar: Plant-based diet works better for me
    Mumbai, November 25 (IANS): Actress Manushi Chillar says being a vegetarian is more of a personal choice for her, and shared that it makes her feel fitter and healthier. On International Meatless Day, Manushi said: "For me, being vegetarian was more of a personal choice. It has been and will always be a way of life for me because my parents are vegetarians and I have inculcated this through them. However, they never forced this on me. I made my choice after I realised that it s
  • Britain's Duchess Meghan speaks about miscarriage in break with royal reserve
    LONDON, November 25 (Reuters) - Meghan, Britain's Duchess of Sussex, has revealed that she had a miscarriage, an extraordinarily personal disclosure coming from a high-profile British royal. The wife of Prince Harry and former actress wrote about the experience in detail in an opinion article published in the New York Times on Wednesday, saying that it took place one July morning when she was caring for Archie, the couple's son. "I knew, as I clutched my firstborn ch
  • Beyonce dominates Grammy nods; snubbed The Weeknd calls process 'corrupt'
    LOS ANGELES, November 25 (Reuters) - Beyonce dominated nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards on Tuesday in a field that favored alternative artists over mainstream musicians, topped by a stunning snub for Canadian singer The Weeknd, who called the process “corrupt.” Beyonce’s nine nods made her the second most nominated Grammy artist in history, with a total of 79, and came through projects that celebrated Black culture in a year of racial turmoil in the United St
  • South Korea's BTS snags first ever Grammy nomination for a K-Pop band
    SEOUL, November 25 (Reuters) - South Korean boy band BTS on Tuesday snagged the first ever Grammy nomination for a K-pop band, taking the worldwide sensation a step closer to winning the music award. Since their debut in 2013, the seven-member band has been at the forefront of South Korean pop music, recently notching their first ever Number One hit single on the Billboard charts in the United States with “Dynamite”. The first-time nominees shared on Twitter their liv
  • Meghan Trainor eager to celebrate baby's first Christmas in 2021
    Los Angeles, November 25 (IANS): Singer Meghan Trainor is looking forward to celebrating Christmas with her unborn child next year. The star admitted she would have loved to give birth to her first child with husband Daryl Sabara around the festive period, but her baby is due in February 2021. "I'm a Christmas baby. I wanted that, but we didn't achieve that goal for a minute. But mine's (due in) February," she said during a radio show, reports femalefirst.co
  • 'Ghoul' stirred up my interest in Indian horror: South Korean filmmaker Yeon Sang-ho
    New Delhi, November 25 (IANS): South Korean filmmaker Yeon Sang-ho was enchanted by the mythological world of India with the horror series Ghoul, and says getting an opportunity to dive deep into a similar genre would be incredible. Ghoul, a hit among horror buffs, draws inspiration from Arabic folklore to create shape-shifting, cannibalistic Jinn Ghoul. The 2018 project starred Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul. "I watched 'Ghoul' recently and enjoyed it immensely. It sti
  • Sara Ali Khan's imparts words of wisdom
    Mumbai, November 24 (IANS): Bollywood actress Sara Ali Khan shared a few words of wisdom on social media on Tuesday, with a stunning picture. In the Instagram close-up, Sara strikes a pose lying down as she looks pensively into the camera. "Be filled with wonder. Be touched by peace," Sara captioned the image, which currently has 459K likes on the photo-sharing website. Sara will soon be seen sharing screen space with actor Varun Dhawan. The film is directed by Varun