Priyanka Sharma

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Happy to be compared with Vidya Balan in The Dirty Picture: Richa Chadha on Shakeela

Bollywood actor Richa Chadha is gearing up to bring on screen the life of Malayalam adult star Shakeela in an eponymous biopic.

Men are scared: Abhishek Chaubey on Bollywood post #MeToo

Director Abhishek Chaubey said while he had a sense of "these things" happening in the industry, he didn't know the extent of the exploitation.

It has become trial by Twitter: Emraan Hashmi defends Why Cheat India director Soumik Sen

Emraan Hashmi said it is not easy to validate the authenticity of allegations made by the women as there can be many who would jump on the MeToo bandwagon to "settle scores."

Gulzar: My films were never as cinematic as ones made by today’s directors

At the trailer launch of a children's film Goopi Gawaiya Baagha Bajaiya, Gulzar was asked if he would ever return to direction, considering the exciting times that Hindi cinema is witnessing.

Darshan Kumaar joins cast of PM Narendra Modi biopic

Actor Darshan Kumaar of NH10 and Mary Kom fame will be seen in Omung Kumar's PM Narendra Modi biopic. Vivek Oberoi will be playing the titular role in the film.

Uri: The Vicky Kaushal starrer gets it right as long as the drama is on the battleground

Uri is definitely one of the most stylish and stunningly shot mission-based Indian films. It stands out for its superbly executed combat scenes.

No pressure to postpone Manikarnika release: Kangana Ranaut on clash with Thackeray

Kangana Ranaut, during the launch of Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi's new song "Vijayi Bhava" spoke on her film's clash with Thackeray and whether she was being pressurised to shift the release date of her film.

Yami Gautam on her role in Uri: The whole idea was to keep it real

Uri: The Surgical Strike actor Yami Gautam shared that leaning on her instincts to approach a character was a new experience for her. The film, also starring Vicky Kaushal, Mohit Raina and Paresh Rawal among others, releases on January 11.

Words like chest-thumping nationalism and jingoism are nowadays used for shaming: Kangana Ranaut

At the launch of Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi's first song "Vijayi Bhava", Kangana Ranaut and Prasoon Joshi explained why love for one's country needs to be expressed.

PM Narendra Modi first look: Vivek Oberoi plays India’s 14th Prime Minister

Vivek Oberoi is set to portray Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his biopic titled PM Narendra Modi. Directed by Omung Kumar and produced by Suresh Oberoi and Sandip Ssingh, the film will go on floors soon.

Uri The Surgical Strike actor Vicky Kaushal: We feel patriotism, army lives it

Vicky Kaushal, who is gearing up for his upcoming film Uri: The Surgical Strike, said the best takeaway from the film was the long late-night chats he had with real-life army men while prepping for the film. the Aditya Dhar film releases on January 11.

So-called stars must realise that script comes first: Vidhu Vinod Chopra

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra says actors should be cast on the basis of the requirement of the roles rather than having parts written especially for them.

Rajkummar Rao: No one can touch superstars, they are there for a reason

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga actor Rajkummar Rao says it's too early to write off Bollywood superstars who have been dominating the industry for more than 25 years now.

Would have been jealous if there was any other actor in Gully Boy: Ranveer Singh

After a dream run in 2018, Ranveer Singh is all set to welcome 2019 with open arms. Soon after Simmba's release on December 28, the actor will gear up for the release of Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy, in which he plays a rapper.

Saqib Saleem: I wouldn’t call Race 3 a mistake

Saqib Saleem, who has completed seven years in the Hindi film industry, got the biggest film of his career in 2018 - Race 3. The film underperformed at the box office but Saqib believes in looking at the silver lining.

Aahana Kumra: Post #MeToo, people in Bollywood are scared while speaking to women

At the launch of her new web series Rangbaaz, Aahana Kumra spoke about what has changed post the #MeToo movement in Bollywood.

Always dreamt of winning award with Deepika besides me as my wife: Ranveer

Ranveer Singh won the Best Actor award at the recently held Star Screen Awards. A video clip from the ceremony showed his wife Deepika Padukone teary-eyed as Ranveer received the award.

Kangana Ranaut on Manikarnika: I love directing more than anything else

At the trailer launch of Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, Kangana Ranaut confessed her love for directing films and said that she doesn't consider directing a job. Manikarnika will release on January 25, 2019.

LiveManikarnika trailer launch LIVE UPDATES: I love directing more than anything else, says Kangana

Directed by Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi stars Kangana Ranaut, Atul Kulkarni, Jisshu Sengupta, Suresh Oberoi, Danny Denzongpa, Ankita Lokhande and Yash Tonk among others.

Zero actor Katrina Kaif: It’s rare to have insipid, incidental characters in a Shah Rukh Khan film

In Zero, Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif plays Babita Kumari who is an "emotionally incomplete" film star. The Aanand L Rai directorial also stars Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma.