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I feel small and lame in front of Soha Ali Khan: Kareena Kapoor
Wed, Dec 13, 2017

Kareena Kapoor admitted that she feels a little nervous in front of sister-in-law Soha Ali Khan as most of the times she doesn't understand the conversations between Saif Ali Khan and his sister.

Deepika Padukone carries off historical roles beautifully, she has that aura: Madhuri Dixit
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

Padmavati is Deepika Padukone's second period film after Bajirao Mastani. And senior actor Madhuri Dixit is extremely impressed by Deepika Padukone's work in historical films. 

I’m happy and concerned: Sridevi on daughter Janhvi’s Bollywood debut
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

Sridevi's daughter Janhvi Kapoor will mark her Bollywood debut with Karan Johar's production film Dhadak, opposite Ishaan Khatter. The film is being directed by Shashank Khaitan.

Mouni Roy on working with Akshay Kumar in Gold: Lucky to stand in the same frame as him
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

Gold star Mouni Roy was also asked about the reports that suggest she has signed Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer Brahamastra. Without a yes or a no, the actor replied, "We will cross the bridge when we come to it."

When Jacqueline Fernandez almost confirmed Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli’s wedding
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

When asked about Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli's wedding, Kareena Kapoor Khan refused to comment anything. Madhuri Dixit said if they personally inform her, she will congratulate them.

Kareena Kapoor, Bhumi Pednekar and Taapsee Pannu condemn teenage actor’s alleged molestation
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

The Bollywood actor shared her ordeal in an Instagram live before recording her statement with the Maharashtra Police. A case has been registered under Section 354 and POCSO Act as the actor is a minor.

Sonam Kapoor: Rejected film recently because I was getting paid shit
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor who has always been outspoken about the gender bias in the film industry, also said that for women to progress in movies, it is important for them to stick together.

Vidya Balan turns down film based on Meena Kumari
Sun, Dec 10, 2017

Apart from Vidya Balan, director Karan Razdan narrated the script to actor Madhuri Dixit Nene but things didn't work out. He said the only actor who showed interest was Sunny Leone.

Sonakshi Sinha: Shouldn’t have played regressive roles
Sat, Dec 09, 2017

Sonakshi Sinha cited the examples of her last three projects, Akira, Force 2 and Noor, where her characters had enough meat and were as strong and full of impact as her male counterparts in the film.

Mukkabaaz director Anurag Kashyap: We have more sports films than medals
Thu, Dec 07, 2017

Hitting screen in January 2018 will be filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's Mukkabaaz, which is the story of the struggles of a boxer.

Amitabh Bachchan on Shashi Kapoor: He fondly addressed me as ‘babbua’
Tue, Dec 05, 2017

In his blog, Amitabh Bachchan described a picture of Shashi Kapoor on a film magazine cover just before his Bollywood debut, and admitted that looking at the "terribly handsome" man, he thought he stood no chance in the industry.

Padmavati row: Kangana Ranaut has refused to be a part of what she calls a feminist movement ‘Deepika bachao’
Tue, Dec 05, 2017

Kangana Ranaut has refused to sign the petition for Deepika Padukone and Padmavati. Initiated by Shabana Azmi, it has already got the support of Hema Malini, Alia Bhatt and Priyanka Chopra.

Race 3 actor Daisy Shah: Feel a healthy pressure about comparisons with Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Race 3 also stars Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol and Saqib Saleem. It is being directed by Remo D'Souza. The film will release in 2018.

Salman Khan on romancing Katrina Kaif in Tiger Zinda Hai: It is good, it is always good
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Salman Khan says it is good to romance Katrina Kaif in his upcoming film Tiger Zinda Hai, which brings back the former love birds together after 5 years. Tiger Zinda Hai is a sequel to Ek Tha Tiger.

Excited to work with Anil Kapoor after 17 years in Total Dhamaal: Madhuri Dixit
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Madhuri Dixit will return to the silver screen with Anil Kapoor in the third installment of the Dhamaal titled Total Dhamaal. The film will also star Ajay Devgn, Riteish Deshmukh and Arshad Warsi.

Will prepare a lot to match up to Hrithik Roshan: Tiger Shroff on working with him
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Siddharth Anand will direct Tiger Shroff, Hrithik Roshan and actor Vaani Kapoor in a yet-untitled action film, which will be produced by Yash Raj Films.

Padmavati controversy: They should focus on actual social issues, says Esha Gupta
Thu, Nov 30, 2017

Condemning the attack on Padmavati, Esha Gupta says such an extreme reaction is never given when something as grave as rape happens in India.

IFFI 2017 won’t screen S Durga, cites certification issues
Tue, Nov 28, 2017

The government-sponsored festival's decision comes days after the Kerala High Court directed IFFI and the Information and Broadcasting ministry to screen the globally-acclaimed film, S Durga once the jury watched its certified version.

Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar: Want to work with Aamir Khan
Tue, Nov 28, 2017

The young beauty queen, who is also a medical student, was asked about future career plans and if Bollywood is on her mind. Manushi Chhillar shared her desire to work with superstar Aamir Khan.

Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar on Padmavati row: Sometimes we do feel it isn’t a women-friendly society
Mon, Nov 27, 2017

Miss World Manushi Chhillar talks about Padmavati row and death threats to Deepika Padukone and says that women in India face limitations and at times feel they are not a part of a friendly society.

Padmavati controversy: It’s saddening, says Shraddha Kapoor on death threats to Deepika Padukone
Fri, Nov 24, 2017

Haseena Parker actor Shraddha Kapoor talks about the controversy surrounding Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial Padmavati, starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor.

Singer Meena Kapoor passes away
Thu, Nov 23, 2017

Bollywood playback singer Meena Kapoor, who crooned hits like "Rasiye Re Mann Basiya Re" and "Meri Jaan Sunday Ke Sunday", passed away on Thursday.

Our female stars are experimenting far more than their male counterparts: Neeraj Ghaywan
Thu, Nov 23, 2017

Juice, directed by Neeraj Ghaywan and produced by Lalit Prem Sharma of Colosceum, stars Shefali Shah and Manish Chaudhary. It is presented by Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films.

Padmavati controversy: Appalled by the death threats to Deepika Padukone, says Shefali Shah
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

From sections of the Rajput community to now many political groups have been demanding a ban on the Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati, alleging that Bhansali has distorted history.

Exclusive | IFFI controversy: Dropping films after selecting them raises questions, says Pakistani filmmaker Farhan Alam
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

In an email interview, Saawan director Farhan Alam spoke to indianexpress.com about his disappointment with IFFI's decision that his movie was excluded from the final list.

Boney Kapoor on Karan Johar launching Janhvi Kapoor: She is in good hands
Fri, Nov 24, 2017

Boney Kapoor says he is happy that his daughter Janhvi Kapoor is being guided into the industry by someone as prolific as Karan Johar. Boney added Dhadak star Janhvi is extremely focused and hardworking.

Kerala HC orders S Durga must be screened at IFFI
Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Kerala High Court today directed the Information and Broadcasting Ministry and the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to screen Malayalam film S Durga. The film was pulled out from the fest's Indian Panorama section.

CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi on Padmavati row: The situation has not been created by the CBFC but you’re expecting a solution from it
Tue, Nov 28, 2017

Central Board of Film Certification chief Prasoon Joshi on Monday expressed his disappointment with the Padmavati makers for showing the film to a few mediapersons before submitting it to the censor board.

Shahid Kapoor on Padmavati row: Conversation which is violent is uncalled for
Mon, Nov 20, 2017

Shahid Kapoor spoke to the mediapersons today on the sidelines of the opening ceremony of International Film Festival of India, which he later addressed.

Rahul Rawail replaces Sujoy Ghosh as IFFI Indian Panorama chief
Mon, Nov 20, 2017

Sujoy Ghosh resigned from his position at the Indian Panorama jury of IFFI after the ministry pulled out Nude and Malayalam film S Durga. Rahul Rawail confirmed his appointment to indianexpress.com today

Exclusive: My characters don’t need to be overtly pompous about women liberation: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari
Sun, Nov 19, 2017

As Bareilly ki Barfi becomes one of the biggest success stories of 2017, indianexpress.com catches up with the director to dwell on what makes the romantic-comedy resonate with audience of all ages.

Shashi Tharoor slams govt for dropping Nude, S Durga from IFFI  
Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Shashi Tharoor said, "Censorship is another example, where you saw very recently in this week's news, withdrawal of two films in the International Film Festival of India by the government, not by the jury."

Exclusive: IFFI member Vani Tripathi: Jury for Indian panorama can only recommend, final discretion lies with I&B ministry
Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Vani Tripathi, a member of the IFFI steering committee, says the Information and Broadcasting Ministry is in authority to decide which movies will be finally screened at the fest.

Our faith is not so weak that it will break with a film: Richa Chadha on Padmavati row
Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Reacting on the Padmavati controversy, Bollywood actor Richa Chadha says Indian culture and traditions are strong enough to remain unaffected by a film.

Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s Beyond the Clouds to open IFFI 2017
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

Iranian director Majid Majidi's Beyond the Clouds, starring Ishaan Khattar and Malayalam actor Malavika Mohanan, will be premiered at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) on November 20.

IFFI: Marathi filmmakers call for protest against removal of S Durga, Nude by I&B Ministry
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

Calling the government's action to drop Nude and S Durga from IFFI as "deplorable", Muramba Producer Nitin Vaidya, in a Facebook post, said that team Muramba will protest against the suppression of freedom of expression.