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August 10th, 2012

GiMA Awards 2012: Udit Narayan, Anup Jalota gun for non-film music

GiMA Awards 2012: Udit Narayan, Anup Jalota gun for non-film music

Voting begins for the third edition of the Indian music awards. Udit Narayan, Anup Jalota, Ila Arun and Leslie Lewis take up the film versus non-film music debate in candid chat with Bollywoodlife

The Global Indian Music Academy (GiMA) Awards 2012 nominations are out and the function will be held mid-September. The voting began on August 8 at a Mumbai hotel, with the first vote being cast by veteran santoor player and music composer Pandit Shivkumar Sharma. Stalwarts from the music industry were present and spoke about Indian non-film music and how it needs to be highlighted more through television and other media. Click here to read more

August 9th, 2012

What is Sonam Kapoor’s look in ‘Raanjhnaa’?

What is Sonam Kapoor’s look in ‘Raanjhnaa’?

Bollywood’s fashionable star Sonam Kapoor gives details about her look in her film Raanjhnaa

Bollywood fashionista Sonam Kapoor says she is considered stylish, but she doesn’t think she is sexy. “I have only been called stylish till now. I can only say that there is a lot of time before I become sexy,” the 27-year-old said.
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May 23rd, 2012

Dhanush’s `3′ and ‘Aadukalam’ head to New York Indian Film Festival

Dhanush’s `3′ and ‘Aadukalam’ head to New York Indian Film Festival

The New York Indian Film Festival will see a string of Tamil films being screened to wow the audience

National Award-winning actor Dhanush‘s 3, and Aadukalam along with Azhagarsamiyin Kudhirai and Varnam. Click here to read more

May 21st, 2012

Lata Mangeshkar backs Javed Akhtar in the fight to secure royalty rights

Lata Mangeshkar backs Javed Akhtar in the fight to secure royalty rights

Bollywood’s Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar says she is totally with Javed Akhtar in his fight to secure royalty rights for singers and lyricists

“I’m a 110 percent with Javed Saab. My only fear is, how will he cope with all the backlash coming his way from producers and music companies who are very angry and upset? Click here to read more

May 16th, 2012

Dhanush-Aishwarya’s ‘3’ distributor demands compensation from Rajinikanth

Dhanush-Aishwarya’s ‘3’ distributor demands compensation from Rajinikanth

The Kolaveri di film, 3 was touted to become a huge success at the box office. Even the distributors believed so and paid a whooping Rs 80 crore for it. But things didn’t pan out as expected

The Dhanush and Shruti Haasan starrer film, directed by Rajinikanth’s daughter Aishwarya, was slated to become a blockbuster. The hype around the song Kolaveri di and the over-the-top publicity invoked a lot of curiosity among the masses. Click here to read more

May 16th, 2012

Javed Akhtar is against song-less films

Javed Akhtar is against song-less films

The veteran lyricist is all praise for Bollywood’s young filmmakers and their experimental creations, but he is not particularly happy with films that have no songs

What makes Indian cinema stand out in the crowd of global films is its vibrancy, its colours and its unique dance sequences. It’s difficult to imagine Bollywood without songs. That’s the point Javed Akhtar made recently. Click here to read more