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Williams wants well-mannered daughter


September 21st, 2012 - 4:46 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 21 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams, who recently became a father to a baby girl, says he wants to raise his daughter to be kind and courteous to ... Read more...

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I like doing roles for my fans: Sivaji


September 18th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) In a career spanning over a decade, Telugu actor Sivaji feels he has always enjoyed doing roles for his fans, more than for anybody else."I will ... Read more...

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Legendary Pakistani actor Lehri dead


September 13th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 13 (IANS) Legendary Pakistani comedian Safirullah Siddiqui, also known as Lehri, died here Thursday after a prolonged illness. According to family sources, the veteran actor, 83, died ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams eyes TV comeback


September 1st, 2012 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 1 (IANS) Actor Robbie Williams is said to be in talks to return to small screen with the lead role in a new TV comedy.The comedian ... Read more...

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Rihanna fires back at Joan Rivers


August 26th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has blasted comedian Joan Rivers after she latter made rough comments on her recent emotional breakdown on Oprah Winfrey's show.Rihanna, 24, broke ... Read more...

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Comedian Phyllis Diller dies at 95 years


August 21st, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The famous comedian Phyllis has died at the age of 95 years. The world is now moaning the loss of such a great comedian who made ... Read more...

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Former Congress legislator turns producer-actor


August 21st, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 21 (IANS) Former Congress legislator Sobhana George has turned producer and her first movie "Prethiksheyodae", about child labour, is slated for release next month.Child labour was one of ... Read more...

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McCarthy parties following split


August 20th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Model-comedian Jenny McCarthy, who recently split from Brian Urlacher, danced away her woes.She announced the end of her brief relationship Thursday and landed here ... Read more...

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Jenny McCarthy splits from boyfriend


August 17th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (IANS) Model-comedian Jenny McCarthy has split from Brian Urlacher just after four months of dating."Brian and I have decided to turn our romance into an ... Read more...

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Pattinson to make first post-split TV appearance


August 9th, 2012 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 9 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson will make his first television appearance since Kristen Stewart's cheating confession Monday on "The Daily Show".The 26-year-old will promote his new film ... Read more...

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Artie Lange suspended from radio show


August 1st, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Artie Lange who has made a name for himself in show business as an actor and a comedian after landing the role of a sidekick ... Read more...

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Try standup comedy, Shekhar Suman exhorts women


July 31st, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) When it comes to judging a comedy show, Shekhar Suman has been there and done that! But the actor rues that Indian women are still ... Read more...

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Chunky enjoys humour connect with young fans


July 26th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Actor Chunky Pandey is loving this phase of his career. He says his recent, light-hearted roles have given him a chance to connect with young ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe to direct biopic on Bill Hicks


July 24th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Russell Crowe is all set to make his directorial debut with a biopic on Bill Hicks. Earlier it was being speculated that Russell Crowe would enact ... Read more...

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Malayalam film industry mourns Rajesh Khanna’s death


July 18th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 18 (IANS) The Malayalam film industry mourned the death of Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna who passed away Wednesday in Mumbai after prolonged illness.Mourning the death of ... Read more...

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Val Patterson writes his own obituary to come clean about his crimes


July 17th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Salt Lake City, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Val Patterson wanted to die as a peaceful man, and he wanted to offload a lot of things that had been weighing him down all ... Read more...

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Argentine comedian Jorge Luz is dead


July 16th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, July 16 (IANS/EFE) Argentine actor Jorge Luz, who stood out during his prolific career as a comedian, died in Buenos Aires, his family said Sunday. He was 90.The ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise highest earning actor


July 4th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 4 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is declared world's highest earning actor after taking home $75 million between May 2011 to May 2012, says Forbes' new list.He ... Read more...

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Popularity not important for Gervais


June 25th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 25 (IANS) Comedian Ricky Gervais says he does not fret over losing his popularity.Gervais says he would like to work on original subjects, taboo subjects and misunderstood ... Read more...

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Obama’s comment on Michelle taken as oral sex joke


June 8th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) A comment made by US President Barack Obama on first lady Michelle beating a TV host in push-ups has been interpreted by many people as ... Read more...

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McCarthy’s son misses Carrey


June 7th, 2012 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Model-comedian Jenny McCarthy says her autistic son misses her ex-boyfriend actor Jim Carrey a lot.Carrey and McCarthy had dated for five years before calling it ... Read more...

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Bale was once dumped by Barrymore


June 1st, 2012 - 3:31 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 1 (IANS) Actor Christian Bale says he went out with Drew Barrymore when they were teenagers and got dumped by the actress after just one date."We ... Read more...

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Sheen to pay tribute to party films


May 31st, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen is set to make an appearance at the MTV Movie Awards 2012 Sunday where he will pay tribute to party films and also ... Read more...

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‘Khushiyaan’ selected for Punjabi film fest in Toronto


May 17th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 17 (IANS) US-based Indian filmmaker Tirlok Malik is delighted after his Punjabi film "Khushiyaan" was selected for a screening at the first Punjabi International Film Festival (PIFF), starting ... Read more...

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Scherzinger to star in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ revival (Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger is set to feature in a revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber hit rock opera "Jesus Christ Superstar".In 2011, the singer was rumoured to ... Read more...

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Scherzinger to star in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’


May 11th, 2012 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger is set to feature in a new play - Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Jesus Christ Superstar".In 2011, the singer was rumoured to be a ... Read more...

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Vidhu Vinod Chopra apologises for delays in his films


May 9th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra, who is ready to release his next production "Ferrari Ki Sawaari", says their films get delayed because they don't start the project ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman to receive Tony award


May 1st, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 1 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman is set to receive an honorary Tony award for his outstanding theatre achievements and fundraising efforts.The actor raised more than $857,740 for ... Read more...

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Bollywood more professional, but sans soul: Annu Kapoor


April 17th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Annu Kapoor, who has dedicated over three decades of his life to showbiz, feels the Hindi film industry has become more professional over time, but ... Read more...

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Ace comedian Jagathy shifted to Vellore hospital


April 12th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), April 12 (IANS) Malayalam comic actor Jagathy Sreekumar, seriously injured in a road accident last month, was Thursday shifted to a Vellore hospital.The 62-year-old, who was being treated ... Read more...

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Barrymore planning summer wedding?


March 24th, 2012 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Actress Drew Barrymore is reportedly planning to tie the knot with beau Will Kopelman this summer before their baby is born."She wants to marry Will ... Read more...

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Jagathy recovering well post surgery


March 14th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), March 14 (IANS) Malayalam comic actor Jagathy Sreekumar was recovering well after he underwent surgery lasting more than seven hours to fix his injured hip, thighs and shoulder ... Read more...

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Comedian Jagathy Sreekumar to undergo surgery


March 13th, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala) March 13 (IANS) Malayalam comic actor Jagathy Sreekumar, who is currently on ventilator, will undergo surgery to correct the broken bones on his thighs and hands, doctors treating ... Read more...

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Injured Malayalam comedian’s health improves further


March 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), March 12 (IANS) The condition of Malayalam comedian Jagathy Sreekumar, who was injured in a road accident, has improved but he is still on the ventilator, a doctor ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell feels he deserves Oscar


March 11th, 2012 - 8:56 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 11 (IANS) Comedian Will Ferrell says he deserves an Oscar nomination for his new Spanish-language movie "Casa De Mi Padre" as he had to improvise in a ... Read more...

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