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Jharkhand to have film studio soon


September 12th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 12 (IANS) Jharkhand will soon have a film studio, Chief Minister Arjun Munda announced Wednesday."Very soon we will constitute a film development corporation as well as an outdoor ... Read more...

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Indian American actor held in $13 mn extortion plot


August 23rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Aug 23 (IANS) A small-time Indian-American actor has been arrested by federal agents on charges of trying to extort millions of dollars from five business tycoons, including Harvey Weinstein, ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart dropped from Snow White movie Sequel


August 15th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shame has been downed on Kristen Stewart when it was reported that she will no longer appear as the main character in the upcoming film which ... Read more...

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Murdoch quits as News International director (Lead)


July 22nd, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has stepped down as a director of News International, the group that owns The Times, The Sunday Times and The Sun, in ... Read more...

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Sanjay Gupta finds it hard to shoot in Mumbai


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta has dropped his plans to build a film studio near Mumbai. Instead, he feels Gujarat has better prospects for locations to use in ... Read more...

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China searches for actor to play model citizen


May 18th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 18 (IANS) A Chinese movie is finding it hard to find an actor, not taller than 5'10", for performing the role of country's model citizen Lei Feng, ... Read more...

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Tamil actress held for prostitution


February 5th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 5 (IANS) A Tamil actress was arrested from a five-star hotel in this Maharashtra city for her involvement in prostitution, police said here Sunday.Caroline Mariya, 22, was arrested ... Read more...

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German orchestra to perform on Rahman’s tunes


January 20th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Over a 100 orchestra musicians performed live on A.R. Rahman's composition here Thursday as part of 'Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities'.The concert to be ... Read more...

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New Zealand PM arrives on four-day visit


June 27th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) New Zealand Prime Minister John Key arrived here Sunday night on a four-day visit during which he will hold talks with his Indian counterpart ... Read more...

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Malayalam actors body raises monthly pension for veterans


June 26th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 26 (IANS) The Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) Sunday decided to hike the monthly pension of its veteran members to Rs.4,000, an association official said.Speaking to IANS ... Read more...

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Lollywood movies existing only on paper?


May 1st, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 1(ANI): Lollywood, the Pakistani film industry based in Lahore, seems to be in action only on paper, as some 18 films have been registered with the Pakistan Film Producers Association ... Read more...

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Ex-Harrods boss Al Fayed to make bid for 007 film studio


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.22 (ANI): Former Harrods boss Mohamed Al Fayed is poised to make an offer on the James Bond studiosAccording to the Daily Mail, Al Fayed is seeking to become a movie ... Read more...

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YRF launches new youth film studio Y-Films


April 1st, 2011 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Yash Raj Films Thursday launched a new youth film studio Y-Films, which would showcase a fresh crop of directors and stars."Y-Films promises to deliver kick ass ... Read more...

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Harry Potter movie studio tour to open in 2012


March 5th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Harry Potter fans will see first hand the sets, costumes and props used in the movie when a new tour opens next year.The Making of Harry Potter will ... Read more...

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New James Bond film to release next year


January 12th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) The James Bond franchise will be back on track with a new film hitting the cinemas Nov 9, 2012. Daniel Craig will return as the superspy in ... Read more...

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New ‘James Bond’ film starring Daniel Craig to release in 2012


January 12th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): There is exciting news for James Bond fans - a new 007 film has officially been announced.Film studio MGM and EON Productions executives have announced that the ... Read more...

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Stuntman injured on set of ‘Hangover’ sequel receiving “advanced care”


December 29th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Bosses behind 'The Hangover' sequel have confirmed that a stuntman, who was injured in a horrific onset accident, has been moved to a hospital where he is receiving ... Read more...

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Russian leader set for date with Bollywood


December 17th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) It won't be just fighter jets and nuclear reactors. Reviving Russia's romance with iconic actor Raj Kapoor, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will find time for Bollywood and ... Read more...

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Venezuela’s state-run firm makes first action movie


November 28th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) Venezuela's state-run film studio has made its first action movie, marking its debut in the genre after producing 14 historical films."Muerte en Alto Contraste" (Death in High Contrast), ... Read more...

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‘James Bond’ film set to resume production


November 7th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 6 (IANS) The production of new "James Bond" film is reportedly set to resume.The 23rd Bond film, starring Daniel Craig, was put on hold indefinitely this year as the ... Read more...

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‘James Bond’ set to roll again


November 6th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 06 (ANI): The next 'James Bond' film is set to be rolled again as the production on the stalled project is likely to resume shortly.The 23rd in the James ... Read more...

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I never closed shop: Ketan Desai (Interview)


November 6th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) The late producer-director Manmohan Desai entertained movie buffs with masala films like "Naseeb", "Coolie" and "Amar Akbar Anthony". Now his banner will see an image makeover ... Read more...

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Avatar 2 To Be Released In December 2014


October 29th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Great news for Avatar fans! Director James Cameron has finally teamed up with Twentieth Century Fox film studio and revealed the plans for two new sequels ... Read more...

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Oprah to star with Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep in new flick


October 25th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey is set to return to the big screen with Oscar-winners Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep in a new comedy movie.The TV host, who was herself ... Read more...

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Pawan Kalyan’s Khushigaa shoots In Varanasi


October 8th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After Puli bombed at the box office, Pawan Kalyan is hell bent on delivering a major hit in his upcoming flick Khushigaa.  The power star Pawan ... Read more...

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Why is Vishal Kotain thrilled?


September 13th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It seems that Vishal Kotain is on cloud nine since he was compared to superstar Akshay Kumar in a show on a news channel recently. Ever ... Read more...

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Producer K Manju Plans Studio For Kannada Films


August 28th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In Kannada film industry, constructing a studio is almost like a dream, producer K Manju is planning to fulfill that almost impossible dream. The producer has shown ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig moves from Bond to star in Larsson Trilogy


July 28th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Daniel Craig is moving on from James Bond and has signed up for a role in a new thriller franchise, based on Stieg Larsson's hugely popular Millennium ... Read more...

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PETA objects to bullfight scene in upcoming movie


July 7th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has written to the makers of upcoming Bollywood film "Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara" objecting to a bull fight scene ... Read more...

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Del Toro Is No Longer The Director Of The Hobbit


June 2nd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): According to the reports available, Guillermo Del Toro is no longer directing the two movies based on JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit. But ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart confess they’re dating - to Oprah: Report


May 9th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 9 (ANI): 'Twilight' stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart confirmed that they're an item during the taping of an episode of "The Oprah Winfrey Show," according to reports.As ... Read more...

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Anchorman sequel plan axed


May 1st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Plans of making a sequel of the hit American comedy Anchorman have been dashed after officials at the Paramount film studio cancelled the follow up project.Adam McKay was ... Read more...

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Bill Condon to direct final ‘Twilight’ movie


April 30th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Putting all speculations to rest, the producers of "Twilight" have announced that Oscar-award winning Bill Condon has been signed up to direct the final instalment of the hit ... Read more...

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Dreamworks regrets letting men’s mag use ‘Shrek’ characters for racy photo shoot


April 14th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): American film studio Dreamworks is regretting giving permission to men's magazine VMan to use characters from the "Shrek: Forever And After" movie in their sultry photo shoot.In ... Read more...

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Vivid Entertainment delays Mindy McCready sex tape release


April 7th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Adult film studio Vivid Entertainment has delayed the release of a steamy sex tape of Mindy McCready entitled "Baseball Mistress".They had previously put the release date as April ... Read more...

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