Priyaka Chopra writing memoir on her 'private' journey (22:50)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra is writing a memoir, titled "Unfinished", which will be published simultaneously in India, the US and Britain next year. In the memoir, Priyanka said, she is ready to write about her feelings during the course of what has been a fascinating journey.
Judd Apatow calls on Fox personalities to condemn company (18:58)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Judd Apatow called on those associated with Fox to speak out against the company for its news coverage of US President Donald Trump's administrations immigration policy, which is leading to the separation of parents and children at the US-Mexico border.
BAFTA draws out diversity norms for 2019 film awards (18:30)
London, June 19 (IANS) The British Academy of Film and Television Academy (BAFTA) has brought into effect new eligibility requirements aimed at improving the diversity of its film awards.
'Black Panther', ‘Stranger Things' dominate MTV Movie and TV Awards (18:18)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Film "Black Panther" and hit TV show "Stranger Things" reigned at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards, winning the most film awards and dominating the television field.
Zayn Malik considering running for political office in US (18:04)
New York, June 19 (IANS) After migrating from the UK to California, British-Pakistani singer Zayn Malik is loving life in the US so much that he is considering running for office in his adopted country one day.
Be bold, fun and chic this International Yoga Day (17:28)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) This International Yoga Day that falls on Thursday, redefine your yoga wear with bright colours and prints as Bollywood actress Malaika Arora lists down the ideal outfit to opt for during the workout session.
'Hotel Transylvania 3- A Monster Vacation' to open in India in July (16:56)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Director Genndy Tartakovsky's "Hotel Transylvania 3 - A Monster Vacation" will release in India on July 20.
Odisha extends summer vacation due to heat wave (16:34)
Bhubaneswar, June 19 (IANS) The Odisha government on Tuesday decided to keep schools closed till June 25 due to the prevailing heat wave conditions in the state, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
'Raazi' writer thrilled to work on Meghna Gulzar's next (16:02)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) "Raazi" writer Bhavani Iyer is excited to work with filmmaker Meghna Gulzar again on the biopic on Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. She says the project comes with a promise of pushing "every limit of storytelling".
Tim Robbins to be honoured at Karlovy Vary Festival (15:58)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor, filmmaker and musician Tim Robbins will be honoured with a Crystal Globe for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema at the Karlovy Vary Festival.
In search of a suitable girl (June 20 is writer Vikram Seth's 66th Birthday) (15:50)
By Saket Suman
Hardly has any novel been awaited with as much curiosity and anticipation in recent times as Vikram Seth's sequel to the monumental "A Suitable Boy" (1993). Five years on, since he was first expected to deliver the manuscript, the novel is still to see the light of the day. But what seems like a saga of missed deadlines can very well -- far from our eyes -- be a masterpiece in the making.
'Happy Birthday' to address domestic violence (15:30)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Short film "Happy Birthday", directed by Rahul Bhatnagar, addresses the social issue of domestic violence.
Khalid, Rukhsar to recreate 'Rim jhim' moment on TV (15:28)
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Actors Khalid Siddiqui and Rukhsar Rehman will recreate Anil Kapoor and Manisha Koiralas "Rim jhim rim jhim" romantic number for an upcoming sequence in "Mariam Khan -- Reporting Live".
Rajkummar Rao wraps up 'Fanne Khan' shoot (15:14)
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao has finished shooting for "Fanne Khan", which also stars Anil Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
'Panipat' shoot to begin in November (Movie Snippets) (15:02)
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker will begin filming his next period drama "Panipat" in November.
Get hands on healthy food this yoga day (Lead) (14:42)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The world will celebrate International Yoga Day on Thursday so make sure you are doing your bit with enthusiasm but don't forget to gorge on some healthy made-at-home foods post the session.
I've always been non-conforming: Poonam Dhillon (14:38)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Playing by the rules of the game has not been something Poonam Dhillon has done -- not when she was at the peak of her career, and not even now. The veteran actress says she likes to work at her own will, as per her own taste and pace.
Get hands on healthy food this yoga day (14:26)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The world will celebrate International Yoga Day so make sure you are doing your bit with enthusiasm but don't forget to gorge on some healthy made-at-home foods post the session.
Umbrella skirts, Mughal prints: Ethnic fashion trends this season (13:38)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Buy yourself an umbrella skirt in Mughal prints, peplum tops in hues of kale green or stone grey, and work it up with statement ethnic jewellery pieces, suggest experts on World Ethnic Day on Tuesday.
Emilia Clarke bids farewell to GoT (13:12)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Actress Emilia Clarke took to Instagram to pen a farewell note to fantasy series "Game of Thrones" after wrapping up production of the final season.
Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida (Lead) (13:00)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed during an apparent robbery in Broward County in Florida in the US, police said.
Millie Bobby Brown speaks out against bullying (12:28)
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) "Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown used her acceptance speech at the 2018 Movie and TV Awards to speak out against online bullying, days after she deleted her Twitter account for the same reason.
Honoured to spread Moroccan music, dance in India: Nora Fatehi (12:26)
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Nora Fatehi, who has danced for Arabic-Moroccan singer Saad Lamjarreds number "Ghazali", says it has been an honour for her to spread Moroccan music and dance in India.
Watching films breaks barriers of language, culture: Rathore (12:16)
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Watching movies can break barriers of colour and culture, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore said here while inaugurating the European Union Film Festival.
Art is apolitical: Paresh Rawal (12:10)
By Arundhuti Banerjee
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Art and artistes exist beyond religion, politics and boundaries, says veteran actor and politician Paresh Rawal, who believes the audience must also watch the performance of an artiste in an apolitical manner.