Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah spilled some beans about his wedding with veteran actress Ratna Pathak Shah. In a recent interview, he said how he had to fight Ranta's parents for the long stand wedding, as they were against him and their relationship. "Her parents were against it because I was married before and I was a drug addict. I was an ill-tempered man and all that sort of thing."
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In an Instagram post, Film Director Hansal Mehta announced that shoot of Scam 2003, started on April 28. The Instagram post reads, "And we rolled today. Rock it my friend Tushar Hiranandani, who is directing the Based on the case of Abdul Karim Telgi, Scam 2003, is an adaptation of a book "Reporter Ki Diary" by journalist Sanjay Singh. Earlier, Hansal Mehta released Scam 1992, which received appreciation.… read-more
Actor Kiccha Sudeep said that Hindi is no longer the national language. He also noted that the film-directors in south India are making films that are crossing all geographical boundaries, but on the other hand, the success of Bollywood films remain relatively low. He further added that Bollywood directors have been trying to find success by dubbing their films in Tamil and Telugu, but that is not working.
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The Disaster Management Authority of Delhi has decided to operate Metro and DTC buses at their full capacity from July 26. However, new passengers will be barred from boarding if all the seats are occupied. Besides, cinemas, theatres, and multiplexes can be run at 50% capacity. Moreover, the number of guests for weddings and funerals has been increased to 100. Notably, schools and colleges are not allowed to open.
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Kartik Aaryan’s upcoming film "Satyanarayan Ki Katha" will undergo a title change "to avoid hurting sentiments', said the filmmakers on July 3. The new title will soon be revealed to the audience. Aaryan posted the film’s title through a teaser with a caption, "A story close to my heart, Satyanarayan Ki Katha. A special film with special people". Besides, the film is directed by National Award-winning director, Sammer Vidwans.
Director Vinod Sam Peter’s Marathi film 'Puglya' has bagged Best Foreign Language Feature award at Moscow International Film Festival. Centered around the lives of two boys, the movie portrays their affection and emotions towards a dog. Besides winning topmost honours at the World Premiere Film Awards in California, ‘Puglya’ has also been nominated in Best Film, Best Director and Best Cinematography category at other International Film… read-more
'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' and 'Promising Young Woman' have been honoured at the virtual 73rd Writers Guild Awards. While Emerald Fennell's 'Promising Young Woman' won the best original screenplay award, Sacha Baron Cohen’s 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' won the best-adapted screenplay award. Other winners included 'The Dissident' for the best documentary screenplay, 'Ted Lasso' for comedy series, 'The Crown' for drama series, and 'Ozark' for… read-more
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Amid COVID-19 blues, the 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will be inaugurated on January 16 at Goa’s Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium. Showcasing 224 films from across the world, the IFFI will be held in a mix of virtual and physical format. Moreover, the IFFI jury will also award Italian cinematographer Vittorio Storaro with the Lifetime Achievement Award besides recognizing Bangladesh as the 'Country in… read-more
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