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House series ends to a befitting finale


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The finale of the medical drama “House” was shown last Monday. After 8 seasons, 177 episodes and worldwide success, the series has finally ended. ... Read more...

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Cameron tapped for China’s 3D film


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) James Cameron' 3D team, behind the worldwide success of 2009 sci-fi blockbuster "Avatar", is being tapped to assist in shooting "The Art of War", a ... Read more...

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Acting keeps Pattinson young


November 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson says it is great being an actor because it "delays being an adult"."I'm living a life I didn't really know existed and I ... Read more...

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Pattinson not worried about being typecast


November 20th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson says he isn't worried about being typecast in the industry."I'd be interested to see how I'm perceived in a couple of years. I ... Read more...

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Moby baffled by success


May 10th, 2011 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) American DJ Moby has admitted he doesn't understand why he is so successful because he hasn't got a clue about what he is doing."I'm perpetually baffled by ... Read more...

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Movie to be made on J.K. Rowling’s life


February 17th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling's life story is to be turned into a movie.Rowling - who went from being a single mother receiving state benefits to ... Read more...

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After Love, Sex Aur Dhokha, It’s Raginni MMS !


December 7th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 7, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Following the worldwide success of Love Sex Aur Dhokha, the Balaji Telefilms-owned owned Alt Entertainment, has announced its next controversial film, Raginni MMS.A sensuous paranormal thriller, ... Read more...

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Swatch co-founder Nicolas Hayek dead at 82


June 29th, 2010 - 2:03 am ICT by BNO News
BIENNE, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Nicolas G. Hayek, the co-founder, chairman and former chief executive of Swatch, passed away on Monday, the company announced. He was 82.Hayek died unexpectedly as a result ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue to return to acting


June 16th, 2010 - 4:35 am ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Australian pop princess Kylie Minogue has revealed she is currently selecting new acting roles and insists her previous cinematic flops shouldn't count against her. The 'Fever' singer, who ... Read more...

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Billie Piper to take ‘Secret Diary Of A Call Girl’ to Hollywood


June 13th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Billie Piper's hit series 'Secret Diary Of A Call Girl' will soon be made into a Hollywood movieThe pop star-turned-actress plays the character of Britain's most popular sex ... Read more...

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Indian Ocean to feature in India’s First Music Film


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Come April 2nd, 2010 and Big Cinemas will release "Leaving Home: The Life and Music of Indian Ocean'. Indian Ocean is a 19 year old band which ... Read more...

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Harry Potter Movies To Join The 3D Bandwagon


January 28th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tech industry experts who said that 3D will be the in thing for the coming years were right. After the worldwide success of Avatar, the ... Read more...

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Cowell wants to create rival show to ‘Simpsons’


December 31st, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Music star Simon Cowell has confessed he is envious of the success of popular US animated series "The Simpsons" and says he wants to create a rival show. Cowell, ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts tops Hollywood Actresses’ Earning Power list


October 6th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): British-born actress Naomi Watts has been named by Forbes magazine as the Hollywood actress who gives the best return on the money she is paid.The 41-year-old star's ... Read more...

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More Hollywood-Bollywood collaborations needed, say business leaders (Lead)


June 25th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 25 (IANS) With a growing middle class, a large English-speaking population, a boom in multiplexes and a cinema-obsessed popular culture, India is a natural destination for Hollywood ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle inks 3-year deal with Fox Searchlight, Pathe Pictures


June 12th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle has signed a three-year producing deal with Fox Searchlight and Pathe Pictures, which will co-finance and co-distribute the British filmmaker's future films.Both Fox ... Read more...

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Vikas Swarup, Om Puri in Cannes limelight


May 19th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Saibal Chatterjee Cannes, May 19 (IANS) Bestselling Indian author Vikas Swarup and veteran actor Om Puri are not physically present at the ongoing 62nd Cannes Film Festival but they are nonetheless ... Read more...

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Satyajit Ray’s films to be showcased in New York


April 6th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 6 (IANS) The work of India's greatest filmmaker and one of cinema's greatest auteurs, Satyajit Ray, will be showcased in a special series by the prestigious Film Society ... Read more...

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Microsoft takes the bite out of Apple


April 2nd, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg San Francisco, April 2 (DPA) Can the tight US economy help Microsoft beat back the cavalry charge of its much smaller, but much cooler, competitor Apple?The software giant from Seattle ... Read more...

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Rahman’s media-shy wife walks the red carpet with him


February 23rd, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 23 (IANS) Oscar-winning music maestro A.R. Rahman's media-shy better half Saira Banu walked the red carpet at the Kodak Theatre here for the 81st Annual Academy Awards. Clad in ... Read more...

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