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Ajab Prem Ki…: Ranbir Finds His Saawariya, Alia Gets Raazi

MUMBAI: Bollywood actors Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, after courting each other for nearly four years, tied the knot on Thursday, making this announcement public on their own social media platforms. The Udta Punjab actress took to Instagram and posted their pictures, along with a heartfelt note.  In their photographs, the Ae Dil Hai Mushkil …

Jeetendra Turns 80: The ‘Jumping Jack’ Who Nearly Pushed Aside The ‘Angry Young Man’

“If the doors of perception are cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.”: William Blake Perception often supersedes bland reality. Anodyne facts are tossed out of the window, as they don’t make for an exciting reading, and exalted hyperboles are whipped up to spellbind the hoi polloi. In regard to Bollywood of …

‘Paisa Bolta Hai’: ‘RRR’ Is Superhit, ‘KGF-Chapter 2’ Set To Take Historic Start

The last two months, since the cinema halls across India started operating at full tilt, have been terrific for Bollywood. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ despite its exorbitant budget, proved to be an earning proposition. The Alia Bhatt starrer notched up Rs 128 crore net in India. SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’ (Hindi dubbed) has already scooped …

Ranbir, Alia To Tie The Knot On April 17? Find Out

MUMBAI: The industry is abuzz with talks that Ranbir Kapoor and Alia are set to tie the knot on April 17. According to sources, the wedding will be an intimate affair with only family and close friends attending it. The marriage ceremony will be held at the RK Studios in Chembur. The ‘sangeet and mehendi’ ceremonies …

SHOCKING: Infamous ‘Will Smith-Chris Rock’ Moments In Bollywood

At the recently-held 94th Academy Awards ceremony, actor Will Smith slapped comedian Chris Rock on stage. This incident triggered massive furore and almost eclipsed the event. In our own ‘desi’ Bollywood, there have been many incidents when movie stars came to blows with each other. Here we look at five such infamous incidents: 1) Salman …

Oscars 2022: Will Smith Wins Best Actor For ‘King Richard’, ‘CODA’ Chosen As Best Film

Sian Heder’s ‘CODA’ dominated the 94th Academy Awards ceremony by bagging three major awards – Best Film, Best Supporting Actor and Best Adapted Screenplay. It is an English remake of the 2014 French film ‘La Famille Belier’ and tells the story of Ruby Rossi (played by Emilia Jones), the only hearing member of a deaf …

‘The Kashmir Files’ Is Not A Film, But An Emotional Experience

The Kashmir Files is not a film, but a traumatic experience of the most brutal episode of Indian history that every Hindu should go through. For the first time, watching a film one realizes that sometimes the truth itself is exaggeration and it doesn’t need any special effects, props, or artistic expression to become more truthful. …

Baba Sehgal to Malini Awasthi: Artists who cocked a snook at Corona

During the Covid-19 pandemic as the tragedy unfolded and the world came to a standstill, many artists channelised their creative energies to conjure up beautiful compositions. Malini Awasthi was one of the prominent singers, renowned for Thumri and Kajri, who belted out a sumptuous song ‘Hawao Pe Baitha Hai Pehra’. Her rendition became a rage …

Holi 2022: 10 Iconic Bollywood Songs You Must Savour

On the occasion of Holi 2022, here are the 10 Bollywood songs you must savour to your heart’s content: 1) Holi Aayi Re Kanhai (Mother India)   2) Khelenge Hum Holi (Kati Patang) 3) Holi Ke Din (Sholay)  4) Rang Barse (Silsila) 5) Sajan Hume Aise Rang Lagana (Darr) 6) Soni Soni (Mohabbatein) 7) Holi …

Why Aamir Khan, As A Superstar, Is First Among Equals

MUMBAI: Aamir Khan made his debut in Bollywood (with Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak in 1988) at a time when actors doing 12-15 movies simultaneously was an established norm. Mithun Chakraborty and Govinda featured in 17 and 14 movies respectively in 1989. Clearly, the focus was more on quantity than quality. Moreover, most of these movies …