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Women’s Day special: Kangna Ranaut strips for Ajay Devgn!
Forget the odes to woman power, with Women’s Day coming up this Thursday, we take a look at several derogatory references made to women in Bollywood
The Khoon Bhari Maangs, Daminis and Mrityudands occur less often in Bollywood than Women’s Day propagators would like you to think. Bollywood remains a male-dominated realm both off screen and on screen. There is that cliched situation in which the hero dramatically rescues the hapless heroine from the clutches of the villain. It happens more often than the heroine taking an axe and freeing herself. Sometimes it’s more covert and you may have to watch a film or a scene twice to see it, but it’s always there. We bring you a few of the more offensive instances that are conveniently passed off as accepted behaviour, even jokes! Click here to read more
Vidya Balan, Anushka Sharma and Bipasha Basu win big at the 10th Max Stardust Awards
While Vidya was awarded the Best Actress-Drama and Anushka was given a trophy in the romance/comedy genre, Bipasha received the Best Actress award in the thriller-action category
In what is getting to be a very predictable victory, Vidya Balan has bagged yet another trophy for her performance in The Dirty Picture. She was adjudged the Best Actress–Drama at the 10th Max Stardust Awards. However, this time around, her two contemporaries bagged trophies too. Click here to read more
Singing the Bollywood tune…
The Bollywood music industry is in a state of flux, imbibing character from everywhere, from songs of the South to rock flavours from the West. But does this cocktail work? Where does Bollywood music stand at the end of 2011?
If your ears are usually glued to FM radio, you like surfing channels and websites and you sing Hindi gaana in the shower, then you probably listen to any one popular Bollywood number more than three times every day. While some songs keep you hooked, others compel you to give up listening to music completely. And somewhere in between you ask, “Where is the Bollywood music industry going?” Well, at the end of 2011, here’s the answer… Click here to read more
Rana Daggubati turns 27!
South hottie Rana Daggubati, rumoured to be dating Dum Maaro Dum co-star Bipasha Basu, celebrates his birthday today
Actor Rana Daggubati was born on December 14, 1984 in Chennai. He made his acting debut with Leader, written and directed by Sekhar Kammula which was a blockbuster. Rana received two best debut awards for this movie including a Filmfare. Grandson of Telugu movie mogul Dr D Ramanaidu and the son of producer D Suresh Babu, Rana made his Bollywood debut with Dum Maaro Dum in April 2011. He is currently working on Ram Gopal Varma’s Hindi film Department, two Telugu films called Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum and Naa Ishtam and a Tamil film, Vada Chennai. Rana has also produced a documentary film, A Belly Full of Dreams for which he received the National Award. Click here to read more
Ram Gopal Varma makes Rana Daggubati work out with cops!
For his forthcoming film, Department, Rana Daggubati is being trained by real cops. But does the Dum Maaro Dum actor like it?
Maverick filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is known to be a tough taskmaster who has pushed his actors real hard for what’s truly required for the role. Rana is playing a cop in RGV’s next film, Department. And just to bring in a tinge of authenticity, the actor was made to workout with real cops. Click here to read more
Rana Daggubati to do Vetrimaran’s Tamil film
Dum Maaro Dum‘s Joki Fernandes aka Rana Daggubati who is a known face in the Telugu film industry now makes a foray into Tamil films with Vada Chennai
The hot and happening hunk Rana Daggubati, who is currently alternating between Bollywood and Tollywood, will soon be seen in National Award winning filmmaker Vetrimaran’s next venture. The film is titled Vada Chennai, which is set to hit the floors soon. Rana will be featured in the movie along with Simbu. Click here to read more
Happy Birthday, Prateik!
Son of talented actors Smita Patil and Raj Babbar, Prateik was born with the Bollywood bug. He may seem quiet and reserved but he shows off a unique and confident style. As the young actor celebrates his birthday today, we wish him a great day and a filmy year ahead
Prateik wowed us with his raw looks and unconventional acting style in his debut film Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na. He became an instant favourite amongst youngsters, while B-town went raving mad praising the new talent. He may not have played the lead in the film but still managed to steal the thunder. Son of two acting powerhouses – Smita Patil and Raj Babbar – Prateik seems to have acting imprinted in his DNA. Click here to read more
Vidya Balan: I enjoyed doing ‘The Dirty Picture’
The actor is eagerly awaiting the release of her film based on the life of south siren Silk Smitha
Vidya Balan’s dare bare act in her upcoming film The Dirty Picture is the talk of the town. The actor confesses that in the beginning, it was not easy for her to play the ultra-sensuous role. “There was a certain amount of mental preparation about being uninhibited and being unapologetic about being uninhibited…But I have enjoyed it,” said Vidya during the promotion of her film, which depicts the rise and fall of a sex-siren in the 1980s and 1990s. Click here to read more
Deepika Padukone to attempt the impossible!
This is Deepika’s latest photograph. Taken just last week. Does she look like she needs to lose weight? Yet that’s exactly what she has been asked to do!
Somebody, please get B-town directors a new pair of spectacles. Seriously, what are they thinking? First, we were shocked when Kangna Ranaut was asked to lose weight for Krrish 2. Kangna? Come on! Click here to read more
Is Bipasha Basu missing being in love?
The Bong babe couldn’t stop raving about Ranbir Kapoor’s character in Rockstar and looked like while doing so, she either got a li’l emotional. Or was she just hinting something to Rana Daggubati?
Bipasha Basu gave her verdict about Rockstar on Twitter, “Who would not want to be loved, the way Jordan loves?” Since the sexy actor claims that she’s happily single and ready to mingle, wethinks Bips does tend to get a little mushy at times and craves for someone she can get serious about. The other possibility could be that she’s trying to convey something to her present rumoured beau Rana Daggubati. Click here to read more
When Bipasha Basu and Rana Daggubati became an item
Ever since the Bong babe and South Indian hottie’s first met people couldn’t stop talking of the sizzling chemistry between the two actors. But we think the recently single lady needs some space
Bipasha Basu’s camaraderie with Hollywood hottie Josh Hartnett on the sets of Singularity led to speculations of a possible break-up with her long-time boyfriend John Abraham. But soon the Bong babe got into action and dismissed Josh as just a friend. And that was the end of the rumoured romance. Bips returned to India and began shooting for Rohan Sippy’s Dum Maaro Dum with south Indian hottie Rana Daggubatti. Once again gossipmongers sniffed of a possible romance between the two good-looking actors. Click here to read more
Bipasha Basu rubbishes rumours of wedding plans with Rana Daggubati
Bipasha Basu recently broke off her nine year long relationship with John Abraham over commitment issues. But looks like the actress is back on the dating front a little too soon. According to rumours, the actor has been seeing Dum Maaro Dum co-star Rana Daggubati but what shocked us more were the rumours of the two actors planning to tie the knot. As soon as Bipasha learnt about the rumour, she rubbished it. “Reading reports of my supposed wedding plans, there is absolutely no truth in them,” Bipasha wrote on micro-blogging site Twitter. Now does that mean the relationship is true?
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Is Bipasha Basu seeing Rana Daggubati?
The newly single Bong beauty was spotted in company with her Dum Maaro Dum co-star at the recently held Paris Hilton bash
We hear that Bipasha Basu and Rana Daggubati stole the thunder from Paris Hilton at the party that was thrown for the heiress, as all eyes were on them. Though Bipasha did not walk into the venue with Rana, once inside the party hall, they stuck to each other. Click here to read more
The devil in Gulshan…
Hindi films have been a part of his life ever since he can remember. The handsome ‘Shaitan’ shares his influences and his love for cinema…
From the pristine world of theater in Bengaluru to the big, bad world of Bollywood, Gulshan Devaiya loves every moment of facing the camera. Click here to read more
Amitabh promotes son Abhishek on KBC 5
The son also rises on television, never mind that his career is not really going great guns courtesy Pa
Looks like for veteran Amitabh Bachchan KBC 5 is more than just a reality show that he is hosting. The actor makes it a point to promote his baby every once in a while on the show. In a recent episode of the game show, the articulate host asked a participant to Click here to read more