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Kangna Ranaut turns singer…but why?
Yes, the B-town babe has sung a full-fledged romantic number in the new Rakesh Roshan film Krrish 3. While many Bollywood actors have tried their hand at singing and even succeeded, wethinks this is one area Kangs should stay away from…
Looks like Kangna Ranaut was inspired by her co-star Priyanaka Chopra – she has sung a song for her new film, Krrish 3, starring PC, Hrithik Roshan and Vivek Oberoi too. Click here to read more
Kavita Barjatya’s Samrat and Co – definitely not Bollywood’s first detective hero!
Rajshri Productions latest character Samrat is being touted as Hindi cinema’s first detective hero. Cineswami tells you otherwise…
We received a communiqué from the Barjatyas – they of the Rajshri fame – claiming that their new production Samrat and Co is presenting Hindi cinema’s ‘first detective hero’. As George Santayana said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Let us be the first to give producer Kavita Barjatya and director Kaushik Ghatak a quick history lesson. Click here to read more
Birthday special: Emraan Hashmi – more than just a serial-kisser!
The actor’s claim to fame in B-town was once just his innumerable pappis. But now he’s gone on to become more than just that…
Emraan Hashmi was born on March 24, 1979 to Anwar Hashmi and Maherahh Hashmi in Mumbai. Click here to read more
Bobby Singh, the Special Chabbis lensman, dies of crab allergy in Goa
The young cinematographer’s sudden demise comes as a shock to his industry friends
Friends and colleagues mourned the loss of Bobby Singh, the 39-year-old cinematographer who passed away suddenly in Goa on Tuesday. The lensman, who had last worked on Click here to read more
Is Katrina Kaif the perfect Bond girl for Shahrukh Khan?
As soon as the Baadshah revealed his desire to play the 007 spy, we set out on a hunt to find the perfect Bond girl for him. And here’s what we discovered!
Shahrukh Khan revealed that playing the role of James Bond rules his wish list. Remember his tweet-confession? Click here to read more
Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone: Who is Shahrukh Khan’s ideal desi James Bond girl?
Much hype is attached to the lady who romances the 007 spy. So while it’s evident that our Baadshah is the only enthu soul who’s dreaming of saving the world from tech-savvy goons and terrorists, we launch a hunt for the lady who fits in to the glamorous but dangerously spiked stilettos of the Bond girl
About a week ago we woke up to Shahrukh Khan candidly confessing on a microblogging site, “I am a big James Bond fan. always wanted to play a character like him… but am told… I am not smooth with guns or women… bah.” Alas, “the job is taken,” said Daniel Craig aka the current James Bond of Hollywood. Click here to read more
After Barfi!, Ranbir Kapoor and I are doing the Kishore Kumar biopic: Anurag Basu
The Barfi! director talks about the response to his latest film and also his forthcoming films
After treating Hindi-viewing audiences to Barfi!, director Anurag Basu plans to cook up an English version of the movie for non-Hindi audiences. He says Barfi! is his most personal film ever, and is confident that a movie with only a few dialogues could strike a chord with the viewers all across. Click here to read more
Is Kangna Ranaut’s big Hollywood secret for real?
The Tanu Weds Manu actor has been secretive about many things in her life. While others are trying to dig deep into Kangna’s personal life to find out more about her current love interest, we found exclusive dope on Kangy’s biggest professional move yet!
This could be Kangna Ranaut’s best kept professional secret ever! But we wonder why she has to keep it such a hush-hush affair. Though we know that Kangna has not been very comfortable discussing the mysterious man in her life, there’s no reason why the Gangster actor should keep her professional choices so fiercely guarded. Click here to read more
Will Shiney Ahuja regret saying ‘no’ to Anurag Basu for ‘Barfi!’?
The Woh Lamhe actor was offered a role in the Ranbir Kapoor-Priyanka Chopra-Ileana D’Cruz starrer, but he politely declined
Shiney Ahuja was doing well for himself, and his acting skills were started being noticed by reputed B-town filmmakers. He had worked with Sudhir Mishra, the Bhatt camp and Anurag Basu, for whom he came up with one of his best performances, in Gangster. Click here to read more
My undying love affair
Why, after so many years, am I so in Bollywood’s thrall? It’s the stories, really. The ones you never see turned into films
Last week, a journalist asked me why, after nearly 20 years, I was still so enamoured of Bollywood. What was so compelling about the Hindi film industry? It’s the films, of course, but it’s also the outsized personalities, epic egos and the sheer, beguiling insanity of the place. Bollywood has the best stories—and I’m not talking about the ones on screen. Here are a few tales that I love to tell again and again. Click here to read more
Emraan Hashmi is in ‘Heaven’ and ‘Heaven 2’!
We take a cheeky look at a few of the actor’s more outrageous movie titles
Emraan Hashmi is in the best phase of his career right now. Shanghai has brought him accolades and Karan Johar has cast him in his next production. What’s unique about Emraan’s career is that almost half of his films have titles in English. Click here to read more
Kareena Kapoor to play Arundhati
The Agent Vinod actor will be seen playing the queen in the Hindi remake of the blockbuster Telugu film
After playing walk-in-walk-out parts in films like RA.One and Agent Vinod, it looks like Kareena Kapoor has finally decided to do some significant roles. After bagging the much-talked about role in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Heroine, the actor is now gearing up to play the challenging lead role in the Hindi remake of 2009 Telugu film Arundhati. Click here to read more
Emraan Hashmi and Kangna Ranaut back in a film together
The Raaz 2 pair will be see in Rensil D’Silva’s new movie, along with a top star
Kurbaan came and went without much noise and everyone involved got a bit of egg on their collective face with the film. Rensil D’Silva, whom producer Karan Johar touted as an amazing filmmaker, retired to lick his wounds, or so we all presumed. Now we find that he has spent the time off getting ready to direct his next, a film with no name as yet but some solidly talented actors to make it all happen. Click here to read more
Happy Birthday, Kangna Ranaut!
Kangna Ranaut is one of the few actors who actually admit their true age. Today (March 23), she turns 25.
The Tanu Weds Manu actor entered Bollywood as a naïve 17 year old and shocked everyone with her powerful performances in Gangster and Woh Lamhe. She even won the Filmfare Best Debut (Female) Award for Gangster. She was even lauded for playing supporting roles in Fashion and Life…in a Metro. She has agreed to play a negative character in the sequel to Krrish. Over the course of her eight years in Bollywood she has transformed herself from a gawky teenager to a fashionista. She told a leading daily recently that she plans to gift herself a holiday on her birthday. We wish her a happy birthday and a successful career.Click here to read more
Happy Birthday, Kangna Ranaut!
This year is turning out to be a lucrative one for the Krrish 3 babe and as she turns 25 today, we shed light on Kangna Ranaut’s current projects and what she has been upto till now
She started her B-town career with Gangster opposite Shiney Ahuja in 2006. But with movies like Woh Lamhe and Fashion, Ms Ranaut was almost on the verge of getting stuck in the ‘crazy girl’ mould. Just when people had started considering her an actor mainly apt for intense and serious roles, Kangy made it a point to turn her career around. She tried her hand at comedy with Double Dhamaal and Rascals, but unfortunately the babe was unable to prove her mettle in this domain. Click here to read more