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Winestone surprised over being tagged ’sexy’


September 13th, 2012 - 7:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Actor Ray Winestone is surprised to know that women find him sexy but thinks it is great."I don't know what's appealing to women - I'm a ... Read more...

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Inside track of actresses’ lives - the fascination continues


August 18th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) What is life like behind the arclights? What compromises do women make in their journey to stardom? Do the glitz and glamour come for ... Read more...

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Bengali version of ‘Dirty Picture’ stalled, Rakhi upset (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) The Bengali version of "The Dirty Picture" has been stalled after Ekta Kapoor objected to its title. Rakhi Sawant, who was set to play the ... Read more...

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Bengali version of ‘Dirty Picture’ stalled, Rakhi depressed


July 6th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) The Bengali version of "The Dirty Picture" has reportedly been stalled after Ekta Kapoor objected to this. Rakhi Sawant, who was set to play the ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt to produce biopic on Marilyn Monroe


June 5th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brad Pitt is currently helping director Andrew Dominik in the creation of his film ‘Blonde’, which is a Marilyn Monroe biopic. He will be the ... Read more...

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Balki to shoot his next with Big B at year-end (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


June 3rd, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Filmmaker R. Balakrishnan aka Balki, who presented Amitabh Bachchan in unimaginable roles in "Cheeni Kum" and "Paa", is gearing up to explore one more side ... Read more...

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‘Dirty Picture’ in Kannada excites Veena Mallik


May 24th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Mallik has started work on the Kannada version of "The Dirty Picture", saying the film is packed with glamour and sentiments that ... Read more...

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Russian spy’s belongings on display in US


May 18th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The FBI has provided items belonging to Russian spy Anna Chapman for a New York exhibition devoted to secret agents, lifenews.ru said Friday.A female 007, ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ in Kannada: Ekta Kapoor opposes title


May 6th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Banaglore, May 6 (IANS) Director Trishul of "Baba" fame has titled his next Kannada film "The Dirty Picture", but filmmaker Ekta Kapoor is unhappy and has filed a complaint ... Read more...

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Shekhar Kapur inspired Prosenjit’s look in ‘Shanghai’


April 20th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) National Award winning Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee's character of the suave and dynamic politician in Dibakar Banerjee's "Shanghai" is inspired by and modelled upon acclaimed filmmaker ... Read more...

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Johansson doesn’t like sex symbol tag


March 30th, 2012 - 3:28 am ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Actress Scarlett Johansson doesn't like being called a sex symbol and wonders why has she been given the tag."I don't know, I don't think of myself ... Read more...

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Radcliffe honoured to be sex symbol


March 20th, 2012 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 20 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he is "honoured" to be called a sex symbol."It's fine if people want to make me the subject of their sexual ... 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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Radcliffe doesn’t mind sex symbol status


February 17th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe, who is currently dating Rosie Coker, doesn't mind being a sex symbol and is feeling honoured by the attention he receives."I got told ... Read more...

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Playing pregnant woman was cakewalk for Vidya


January 11th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) If she effortlessly essayed the role of a sex symbol in "The Dirty Picutre", it was a cakewalk to play a pregnant woman in search ... Read more...

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Bollywood went from gloom to glory, singing ‘Ooh la la’ (2011 in Retrospect)


December 15th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
(Attn Editors: This is the first in a series of yearenders by IANS, covering in depth a range of events in fields such as sports, economy, entertainment, politics and diplomacy ... Read more...

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It was difficult to change my sexy image: Neha Dhupia


December 14th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Former Miss India Neha Dhupia started her Bollywood career with bold films like "Julie" and "Sheesha", but later she moved to performance-based roles with "Mithya". ... Read more...

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Never thought of myself as sex symbol: Fonda


December 10th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) Veteran actress Jane Fonda has never considered herself a sex symbol, insisting she has worked hard to be taken seriously as an actress.Fonda became a ... Read more...

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Bollywood wakes up to women-centric themes


December 10th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) There was a time when women-centric films were bound by the 'parallel cinema' tag. But now they seem to be treading a successful path ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ not one day wonder, cash registers ringing


December 4th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Vidya Balan's no-holds-barred performance in "The Dirty Picture" has received an overwhelming response and has managed to gross Rs.20.32 crore at the domestic box office ... Read more...

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Vidya happy with the response to ‘The Dirty Picture’


December 3rd, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Vidya Balan is overwhelmed by the kind of response she has received for "The Dirty Picture", and is glad that even her parents did not ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ about rise and fall of 1980s dancing star (Preview)


November 29th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Vidya Balan made a gainful start with "No One Killed Jessica" in 2011 and at the end of the year she is ready to ... Read more...

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Lust is part of our lives: ‘Dirty Picture’ director (Interview)


November 26th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Milan Luthria is charting unknown territory by exploring the wild side of a woman with his new movie "The Dirty Picture". The director is ... Read more...

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Vidya Balan is now ‘Bombaat Balan’


November 25th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan has been rechristened "Bombaat Balan" by her fans after her sensuous avatar as Silk in her forthcoming movie "The Dirty Picture"."Bombaat Balan, ... Read more...

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Angie Varona talks about the ordeal of becoming a sex symbol at 14


November 15th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angie Varona was all tears as she recalled the ordeal that she went through when she was 14 years old. Speaking on ABC News, Varona revealed ... Read more...

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Pippa Middleton splits from her boyfriend Alex Loudon


November 11th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 11 (THAIDNIAN NEWS) The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, is reportedly consoling her sister Pippa following her split from long-term boyfriend Alex Loudon. Pippa and Loudon have been together for ... Read more...

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Vidya’s oomph may bowl out other biggies


November 11th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Vidya Balan's sexy avatar, itsy bitsy clothes, cleavage-showing blouses and raunchy dance numbers in "The Dirty Picture" are receiving jaw-dropping reactions. Fans and trade ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monore was a simple dresser: Williams


November 1st, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Actress Michelle Williams, who is playing Marilyn Monroe in "My Week with Marilyn", says she always liked the late actress because she was a "simple ... Read more...

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I’m not ready to make wedding album: Vidya Balan


August 3rd, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Reports claiming that Vidya Balan secretly married UTV Motion Pictures' head honcho Siddharth Roy Kapur have been splashed all over the net but the ... Read more...

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I’m short and nerdy: Daniel Radcliffe


July 8th, 2011 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he is not a conventional sex symbol because he is "short and nerdy"."There was a time when I wanted to be that ... Read more...

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Johansson comfortable with sex symbol image


June 7th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Actress Scarlett Johansson is seen as a young liberal woman and she admits being comfortable with her image."I feel comfortable as a young woman - ... Read more...

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Young Gaddafi hated the ‘ugly British’, once drank water from a finger bowl


April 10th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Libya's former Foreign Minister Moussa Koussa had more than 30 years ago written a university dissertation on Libyan leader Gaddafi - which has now been uncovered.The 226-page study ... Read more...

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The uniqueness of being Vidya Balan


March 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) She took people back to the black and white era with her role in the period film "Parineeta". Then came her fashion faux pas ... Read more...

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Being sexy is not my priority, says Rihanna


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) Rihanna's frequent raunchy stage acts have sparked rumours that she is trying to acquire a sex symbol image, but the singer denies it saying ... Read more...

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Depp puzzled by sex symbol status


March 6th, 2011 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp can't understand why women adore him because he thinks he looks "unpleasant at times".The "Tourist" star admits he'll never get used to ... Read more...

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