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Want to focus on films, says Lopez


July 21st, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Singer Jennifer Lopez says she quit as a judge of reality show "American Idol" to focus on her acting career.A show representative announced last week ... Read more...

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Fonda calls for more women in showbiz


December 9th, 2011 - 2:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 9 (IANS) Veteran actress Jane Fonda has urged Hollywood bosses to offer more behind-the-camera jobs to women in the showbiz industry."Until more women wield the power ... Read more...

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‘Captain America’ - linear, predictable but fun (IANS Movie Review)


August 12th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Captain America: The First Avenger"; Cast: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, Stanley Tucci; Director: Joe Johnston; Rating: ***1/2The powers that maybe in the US have always ... Read more...

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Who is Anna Hazare, asks Ram Gopal Varma


April 8th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare's "fast unto death" in his fight against corruption has stirred up support across the nation, but filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma ... Read more...

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Content can stop Indian film industry’s flops: experts


March 25th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) Flops, flops and more flops! The $2 billion Indian film industry is facing tough times with most movies falling flat at the box office. Experts ... Read more...

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Vimala Raman Lands A Heroine-Centric Project


January 4th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
South Indian film actress Vimala Raman may be a popular face in Tamil and Malayalam cinema but she definitely has not got her due when it comes to good roles ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto poses in provocative outfits for sultry GQ photoshoot


September 18th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): Indian actress Freida Pinto posed in a short leather skirt, while sporting a sultry look during a photoshoot for a magazine.Pinto, 25, had on a low cut ... Read more...

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Hollywood Movie: Predators (2010)


August 8th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Predators: Clever script and great cast worksRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Adrien Brody,Director: Pierre Coffin and Chris RenaudAugust 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Nimrod Antal's Predators is a pseudo-sequel/reboot of the sci-fi ... Read more...

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No more dark films for Nicolas Cage


July 14th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Actor Nicolas Cage admits that he is done with doing dark films and wants to do more family-friendly projects. The "Ghost Rider" wants to do family-oriented films so that ... Read more...

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I’d do a nude scene with Brad Pitt for free: Hollyoaks babe Gemma Merna


June 27th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): Hollyoaks babe Gemma Merna has said that she's ready to do a nude scene with Brad Pitt for free.Merna - who plays Carmel Fisher - was a ... Read more...

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“Dr” Javed Akhtar ” Javed Gets A Doctorate. Shabana Can’t Stop Preening


April 8th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): On April 2nd Javed Akhtar was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Pondicherry.And proud wife Shabana who has been conferred the doctorate thrice over ... Read more...

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Ranbir-Katrina to promote Rajneeti in colleges


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): To make any film work well, good promotional techniques are required. In the generation of youngistaan, a political film has to be carefully promoted. This is ... Read more...

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‘Love Sex Aur Dhokha’ - unconventional genre that works (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


March 19th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Love Sex Aur Dhokha"; Cast: Anshuman Jha, Shruti, Raj Kumar Yadav, Neha Chauhan, Arya Devdutta, Herry Tangri, Amit Sial; Director: Dibakar Banerjee; Rating: ***The million dollar question making the ... Read more...

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Conservatives blast Tom Hanks over WWII comments


March 18th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 18 (ANI): Actor Tom Hanks has been slammed by conservatives for his remark on how his HBO series 'The Pacific' shows the war as being of racism and terror.Hanks, ... Read more...

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Anna Friel eyeing stage career


December 6th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): Actress Anna Friel is considering turning her back on TV and film work in favour of stage roles after falling in love with theatre work during her acclaimed ... Read more...

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Polanski’s Wikipedia page locked after “edit war” over child sex controversy


September 29th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 29 (ANI): Wikipedia has locked the page on director Roman Polanski who has been detained for an unlawful sex case.Editors of the online encyclopaedia are divided on whether his success ... Read more...

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“I cannot afford to be choosy” -Yuvika Chaudhary


September 15th, 2009 - 10:34 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Discovery of India's first reality show, Yuvika Chaudhary is all set to play a kid sister to Tabu onscreen. She gets candid in an interview and talks about her forthcoming film ... Read more...

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Sturgess keeps his fingers crossed


August 18th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director Julie Taymor has always wanted Jim Sturgess to play Spider-Man in her upcoming Broadway musical but the Brit actor insists he won't be suited to belt out songs by U2's The ... Read more...

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Gemma Merna has no qualms about nudity to crack Hollywood


August 9th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Hollyoaks babe Gemma Merna has revealed that she's ready to strip off to fulfill her movie dreams.The sexy star, who plays who plays chavvy Carmel Valentine, has ... Read more...

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Meryl Streep and co-star Stanley Tucci quarrel ‘like married people’


July 27th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Veteran actress Meryl Streep has said that she had no problems playing Stanley Tucci's wife in new movie 'Julie and Julia', as both of them have been old ... Read more...

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Dev Patel, Freida duck papparazi


July 24th, 2009 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Multiple Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" couple Dev Patel and Freida Pinto are avoiding being photographed together. Following a romantic dinner in a New York restaurant, the stars left for ... Read more...

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‘3 Nights 4 days’ a perfect concept for youth


July 19th, 2009 - 10:36 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Producer Sunil Pathare dared to take a plunge in the business of filmmaking when recession has already shelved many movie projects. He gets candid in an interview and talks about his ... Read more...

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Saif and Kareena’s Secret Pact


July 7th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K Jha Saif has made a promise to Kareena. He'll have a double celebration for the success of Kareena's release Kambhakkt Ishq and his own Love Aaj Kal. But if, ... Read more...

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Dev Patel, Freida Pinto fuel dating rumours with ‘dinner date’


June 30th, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire stars Dev Patel and Freida Pinto fuelled romance rumors when they were spotted going out for dinner.Dev is filming The Last Airbender in Philadelphia while ... Read more...

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Emma Watson dismisses rumours of split


June 25th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Harry Potter star Emma Watson has dismissed rumours of a break-up with her long-term boyfriend, Jay Barrymore.The actress blamed the tabloid press for the rumours and revealed that ... Read more...

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Post ‘Slumdog…’ Freida Pinto is India’s ultimate cover girl


February 27th, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Just months ago she was a virtual nobody, but with the eight Oscar sweep by her debut film "Slumdog Millionaire", Indian model-turned-actress Freida Pinto is now hot property ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohans career may be over following Ugly Betty bomb


October 25th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 25 (ANI): Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohans career is said to be on the verge of dying after the Ugly Betty bomb hit it.It is being predicted that after ... Read more...

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Jane Fonda facing hard time finding film work


October 19th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 19 (ANI): Veteran actress Jane Fonda is facing a hard time finding work since she has put her foot down against stereotypically dour roles.The 70-year-old, who announced her retirement ... Read more...

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Emma Watson takes a break from acting for academics


September 24th, 2008 - 2:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson is putting her acting career on hold for academics.Watson said she wants to concentrate on her degree, after she finishes shooting the final ... Read more...

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Techies in Kerala turn to filmmaking


July 24th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 24 (IANS) Far from the world of programming and coding, a group of nine software engineers tried their hand at filmmaking and have made a 90-minute full length Malayalam movie ... Read more...

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Quitting movies helped Hurley be a ‘good mum’


March 5th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Brit beauty Elizabeth Hurley admits that though quitting movies has been hard for her, it has also enabled her to be a better mother to her young son.Hurley ... Read more...

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Bon Jovi rues why he and Tom Cruise have never won awards


January 2nd, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 2 (ANI): American singer Jon Bon Jovi has likened himself with Hollywood star Tom Cruise, insisting that both of them are successful in their respective fields, but have never won ... Read more...

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Frank Sinatra immortalized on US postal stamp


December 6th, 2007 - 5:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 6 (ANI): Iconic American jazz-singer Frank Sinatra will be posthumously commemorated on an American postal stamp marking his 10 th death anniversary.The 83-year-old singer died in 1998 and the ... Read more...

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Connery’s portrait with skimpy trunks goes on display


November 14th, 2007 - 2:50 am ICT by admin
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