'Tumhari Sulu' leads nomination pack for IIFA 2018

MUMBAI: Vidya Balan-starrer "Tumhari Sulu" has scored a maximum of seven nominations for the 19th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, to be held in Bangkok next month. "Newton" comes a close second with five nominations.

Had no idea: Paris Jackson on skipping aunt's Icon honour at Billboard Awards

LOS ANGELES: Paris Jackson was a no-show at the Billboard Music Awards, though her brother Prince, grandmother Katherine and aunt Rebbie supported six-time Grammy Award winner Janet Jackson receiving her prestigious Icon honour. The model-actress says she had no idea about it.

Amitabh, Shweta travel in auto-rickshaw for 'work'

MUMBAI: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his daughter Shweta Bachchan-Nanda took an auto-rickshaw ride to go for work.

Rohan Chand's 'Mowgli' promises darker take of 'The Jungle Book'

LOS ANGELES: The first trailer of "Mowgli", which features Rohan Chand in the title role, presents a different and darker version of Rudyard Kiplings "The Jungle Book". Director Andy Serkis says it is not a fairy tale, and the audience should not expect singing and dancing animals in the film.

We don't always take good care Of our artistes: Lata Mangeshkar

MUMBAI:  Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar says that responsible people within the film industry lack taking good care of their artistes in the manner that they deserve.

Salman Khan TV, Banijay Asia unite to create TV, web content

NEW DELHI: Superstar Salman Khan's television production house SK TV has collaborated with Banijay Group, known for backing shows like "Survivor" and "Keeping up with the Kardashians", to create content across television and web formats.

Halle Berry, Anjelica Huston join 'John Wick: Chapter 3'

LOS ANGELES: Actors Halle Berry, Anjelica Huston, Asia Kate Dillon, Mark Dacascos, and Jason Mantzoukas have joined the cast of "John Wick: Chapter 3".

Shweta Bachchan to make screen debut with father Big B

MUMBAI: Shweta Bachchan, daughter of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, will be seen in a jewellery ad in which she will be making her on-screen debut alongside her father.

Playing Manmohan Singh is Anupam Kher's biggest challenge as actor

MUMBAI:  Actor Anupam Kher's greatest challenge as an actor is now upon him as he plays former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in "The Accidental Prime Minister".

'Bharat' director excited to work with Tabu

MUMBAI: Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar says he is excited to work with actress Tabu on "Bharat".

Ranbir Kapoor to host prelude to IPL finale

MUMBAI:  Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor will host a two-hour prelude to the Indian Premier League (IPL) finale. Others joining the celebrations will include Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja.

Hollywood has problem with female directors: Jodie Foster

LOS ANGELES:  Actress Jodie Foster feels Hollywood has a problem with female directors and, like Europe, it should open up.

'Satyameva Jayate' shoot wraps up

MUMBAI: The shooting for John Abraham and Manoj Bajpayee starrer "Satyameva Jayate" has concluded.

Priyanka thanks Dior for making her 'sparkle'

LONDON: Actress Priyanka Chopra thanked luxury designer label Dior for her sparkling gown, which she wore at actress Meghan Markle and Britain's Prince Harry's royal wedding reception.

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