female actors

Great time for actresses in Indian cinema: Priyanka Chopra


June 9th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 9 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra admits that Indian cinema remains male- dominated but says changed perspectives towards female actors have helped current times become great times for actresses ... Read more...

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Raveena turns singer for ‘Ginn Liya Aasmaan’


May 28th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Actress Raveena Tandon is set to join the short list of female stars who have sung in films. She will make her singing debut with ... Read more...

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Girl child empowerment responsibility of cinema: Shabana


May 19th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Acclaimed actress Shabana Azmi, who has always tried to portray a strong Indian woman on screen, says it is the responsibility of filmmakers to project ... Read more...

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Bollywood values costume designing more now: National Award winner


April 24th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) Having worked with top-of-the-line film directors in Bollywood, costume designer and actor Dolly Ahluwalia Tewari feels her craft is more valued in the film industry ... Read more...

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Heroine far from being hero in Bollywood: Kareena


March 16th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Vidya Balan's success story has given actresses the hope for a brighter tomorrow in the Indian film industry. But they have a long way ... Read more...

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I want to believe it, says Vidya on first National Award


March 7th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan, who was declared the best actress for playing a sex symbol in "The Dirty Picture" at the 59th National Awards Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Woman power still far cry in Indian filmdom (March 8 is International Women’s Day)


March 7th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Has Vidya Balan's success story enhanced the status of Bollywood women from a hero's sidekick to centrepiece? Very few filmmakers are spinning woman-centric scripts ... Read more...

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I’ll produce more if ‘Shakal Pe…’ succeeds: Hrishita


September 18th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Hrishita Bhatt says she will continue producing films if her debut venture "Shakal Pe Mat Ja" tastes success at the box office."The film was ... Read more...

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Timberlake praises Diaz’s ‘Bad Teacher’ role


August 17th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (IANS) Justin Timberlake is all praise for his ex-girlfriend Cameron Diaz for playing the character of a foul-mouthed teacher effortlessly in "Bad Teacher".The two are ... Read more...

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Karisma to play five characters spanning 500 years


June 18th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) This comeback will be a whammy for Karisma Kapoor. For Vikram Bhatt's "Dangerous Ishq", the actress is going to play five roles in five different ... Read more...

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Salman Khan’s ladies only bash


April 28th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Salman Khan, one of the most sought after bachelors in filmdom, threw a ladies-only bash recently and his co-star Asin Thottumkal says the girls were ... Read more...

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Rakhi Sawant, others join Raj’s film workers’ sena


March 24th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) Item girl Rakhi Sawant and top Marathi film stars have joined the Maharashtra Navnirman Chitrapat Karmachari Sena (MNCKS), an affiliate of Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman ... Read more...

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Women superior to men, tweet Bollywood stars


March 8th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Male Bollywood stars like Anupam Kher, Abhishek Bachchan and Vivek Oberoi admit that women are superior to men, while female actors like Shabana Azmi ... Read more...

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Why it’s ok for women to cry when sad, but a stigma for men


March 3rd, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A new study from UCLA-University of Glasgow has found how we have stereotyped even the manner in which men and women express negative emotions - while men express ... Read more...

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John and I look smoking hot: Bipasha (Movie Snippets)


February 4th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Bipasha Basu thinks she makes a sizzling couple with her long-time beau, actor John Abraham, contrary to what a publication quoted her as saying. "Whoever from ... Read more...

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Competent British Actress, Helen Mirren, Dubs Hollywood As Guilty Of Practicing Sexism


December 9th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The competent British actress, Helen Mirren, labeled as sexy by her admirers, has alleged that Hollywood is guilty of adherence to sexism and ageism ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren Lashes Out At Hollywood Sexism


December 9th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British actress Helen Mirren has lashed out at the Hollywood bosses for being too obsessed with male centric movies which has over the years resulted in ... Read more...

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Mohanlal And Kamal Haasan To Work Together


October 12th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mollywood must be ready to welcome a big film in the coming days, as Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is reportedly going to do a join venture with ... Read more...

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Woman power in Bollywood: ‘Aisha’ proves a point


July 24th, 2010 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Producer, director, screenplay writer, lead actor..."Aisha" is one of those rare Bollywood projects where women seem to have called the shots for every little thing.And ... Read more...

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The haunted Russian Villa


May 14th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Now this is no fiction but a slice of absolute reality. Actors from Colors show Aise Karo Na Vida are still rankled by the spooky events ... Read more...

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Riteish Deshmukh won’t do sex comedies any more


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Riteish Deshmukh, who was seen in a TV reporter's avatar in "Rann", is not interested in doing sex comedies any more and says he ... Read more...

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Ritesh Deshmukh: No More Sex Comedies


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 2 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The affable Ritesh Deshmukh will not do sex comedies anymore. The guy whose name got willy-nilly linked with racy rom coms like "Masti' and "Kyaa Kool ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra opens up on her ‘relationship status’


January 4th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaPriyanka Chopra has never confessed her love in public. Though grapevine was abuzz with talks around Priyanka linked with Harman Baweja and later with Shahid Kapoor, all the parties ... Read more...

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Tamil daily news editor released, scribes want actors tried (Lead)


October 9th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 9 (IANS) A local court Friday granted bail to the news editor of Tamil daily Dinamalar, B. Lenin, arrested Wednesday for permitting the publication of a news item that hurt ... Read more...

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Tamil daily news editor released on bail


October 9th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 9 (IANS) A local court Friday granted bail to the news editor of Tamil daily Dinamalar, B. Lenin, arrested Wednesday for permitting the publication of a news item that hurt ... Read more...

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Tamil media persons, actors at war


October 8th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 8 (IANS) The arrest of a news editor of a leading Tamil daily has sparked off a full-fledged war between the journalists in the state and movie actors. On Thursday, ... Read more...

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Chandan aspires to act in Gowarikar’s next


September 2nd, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
He is just one film old but has left a mark on the minds of one and all. "Producers are approaching me with lead-roles opposite all high-profile female actors," blushes Chandan ... Read more...

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Shahid fears over-exposure with back-to-back releases!


August 25th, 2009 - 10:42 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder Tuteja 'Kaminey' is a good success, critically as well as commercially, and now all of a sudden Shahid Kapoor finds himself in the super big league. While the Khans (Shah Rukh, ... Read more...

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Shreya Saran acts pricey


August 14th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
To be paired-opposite Salman Khan, especially female-actors who are not very old in B-Town is like a dream come true. However, Shreya Saran is one actor who values money more than ... Read more...

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Hamas produces its first feature film


July 19th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 19 (ANI): Hamas has debuted in the field of feature film production this weekend when the action-packed thriller was being screened in Gaza to an exclusive crowd of celebrities.The film, ... Read more...

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Smily asks Mahesh Bhatt- “What is so special about the other female actors?”


July 11th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If you think that it is a cake-walk for star kids to enter the cut-throat competitive world of Bollywood films, you are absolutely right.However, Bhatt camp is not the place which ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra latest to catch the Twitter bug (Snippets)


June 28th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) After many national and international celebrities, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra is the latest to have taken to social networking website Twitter in a big way. "Priyanka has recently ... Read more...

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I see part of myself in Kareena: Raveena Tandon


June 22nd, 2009 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) She is known to be outspoken. National Award winning actress Raveena Tandon makes no bones about naming her favourite actress in the new brigade, ... Read more...

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‘Jodhaa Akbar’ sweeps IIFA awards with perfect 10 (Roundup)


June 14th, 2009 - 2:25 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani Macau, June 14 (IANS) In true Oscar-style, Ashutosh Gowariker's historical romance "Jodhaa Akbar" swept the International Indian Film Acadmey (IIFA) awards 2009 here Saturday with a perfect 10 ... Read more...

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This day in history 15 May 2009


May 15th, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
1950 - Tajdar Amrohi (born May 15) is a Bollywood Actor for films like - Razia Sultan, etc.1967 – Madhuri Dixit (born Madhuri Shankar Dixit on May 15, 1967) is an ... Read more...

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