Sana Farzeen is a copy editor at Indian Express Online and has been working with the Entertainment section since July 2017. Based in Mumbai, she has been covering television and OTT for indianexpress.com and also stepping in for Bollywood assignments when needed. Apart from writing articles, features and opinions, she enjoys interviewing celebrities. An alumna of Calcutta University, Sana has previously worked with Times Group and Tellychakkar.
The Vikkas Manaktala, Param Singh and Niti Taylor starrer Ghulaam will air its last episode on August 25. With Life OK all set to rebrand itself as Star Bharat, the programming will also see a major change. Last night, the cast and crew of Ghulaam were informed of this decision.
The audience might be lapping up the double dose of humour with the addition of The Drama Company after The Kapil Sharma Show, but Kapil Sharma is reportedly miffed with the development. His growing animosity with the channel and his health issues, apparently, made him cancel the recent shoots.
Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar visited the sets of TV show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai to promote their film Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. The actors spread the message of sanitation, which is the core subject of the film, by joining hands with the show's lead actors Shivangi Joshi and Mohsin Khan.
While Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs continues to maintain its leadership, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Mahakali opened to big numbers. The shows’ opening success allowed Colors to topple Zee TV from the second slot. Here is the full BARC India listing for the 30th week.
When Bharti joined The Kapil Sharma Show, Krushna vocally expressed his unhappiness. He told media that Bharti did not even inform him about this development and it affected him. On being asked about the same. Now here's what Bharti Singh has to say.
As Sunil Grover turns 40 today, here's a lowdown on his performances that is sure to tickle your funny bone. From flirting with Kajol, Aishwarya Rai and Ranbir Kapoor, Sunil as Gutthi and Dr Mashoor Gulati has redefined comedy on TV. Watch his funny videos wherein he operates Salman Khan and gets beaten up by Abhishek Bachchan.
Varun Dhawan, who recently became the brand ambassador of SAB TV got into trouble after he posted a tweet in support of Dance Plus 3, that airs on Star Plus. Varun, who has worked on Remo D'Souza's movie ABCD 2, is quite close to the choreographer and has always been vocal about his fondness for Dance Plus.
Rohan Mehra and Ahsnoor Kaur, who starred in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai are thick like siblings in real life too, even after moving out of the show. Ashnoor recently surprised Rohan on the sets of Sasural Simar Ka to celebrate Rakshabandhan. The protective brother has promised to gift her something special soon.
Colosceum Media is all set to produce a one-of-a-kind bhajan reality show. Titled Om Shanti Om, the show will be judged by Shekhar Ravjiani and Kanika Kapoor, and Baba Ramdev will be the maha judge. Dangal fame Aparshakti Khurana will host the reality show that will soon air on Star Bharat.
Gear up for the desi version of the popular and entertaining BBC Worldwide show Stupid Man, Smart Phone. The series will be hosted by Sumeet Vyas, the man who rose to fame with web series Permanent Roommates and Tripling. Sumeet, a multitalented artiste has done wonderfully well as an actor in all mediums
Reacting to reports of her and Bani J hosting segments in Bigg Boss 11, Lopamudra Raut tells us that she has no clue about these rumours. The new season to be hosted once again by Salman Khan, will see commoners joining celebrities as they get locked up in the Bigg Boss house.
Popular actor Karanvir Bohra, who made his debut as a host with India's Best Judwaah, says that working with these twins is helping him understand his twin daughters better. Stating that they are his lucky charm, Karanvir feels they are gifts from God. He also opens up about his future projects.
Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma joined the cast of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai for a special sequence. The lead of the show Mohsin Khan, who is an ardent fan of SRK and considers him as his idol was excited to shoot with him. Stating that it was a dream come true moment for him, Mohsin shares his experience of shooting with the Badshah of Bollywood.
To up the entertainment quotient in The Drama Company, the show's makers have roped in popular TV actor Karan V Grover as the host. The actor, who is excited to showcase his comic side, seems quite excited to perform with Mithun Chakraborty. The Drama Company airs every weekend at 8 pm.
When Beyhadh actor Jennifer Winget has posted a tweet appreciating actor Ashish Chowdhry and Sumona Chakravarti's new show Dev on Colors. When Ashish tried to pull a fast one on Jennifer, she tackled it with wit and we are is splits after seeing the trio's fun banter.
Television actor Niti Taylor, who plays Shivani in Life OK's Ghulaam, will soon exit the show. Her character will meet with an unfortunate end while fighting social evils. The actor says that she had a wonderful journey with Ghulaam but its time to move on.
Rannvijay Singha is hosting the tenth season of MTV Splitsvilla alongside actor Sunny Leone. In a candid chat with indianexpress.com, he shares that Splitsvilla indeed helps find love but relationships are difficult to sustain in the real world nowadays.
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs continues to be the most watched show followed by Kumkum Bhagya and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, respectively. Star Plus riding high on its shows maintains its position as the numero uno GEC in the urban market while Zee TV and Colors follow suit.
Swaragini actor Anuj Sachdeva, post his successful stint as a host of chat show Get Access with Anuj, is all set to try his luck at stand-up comedy. Stating that he feels he is cut to be a stand-up artist, Anuj wants to participate in some open mic events, and later create his own show.
There has been a recent buzz about Harshad Arora romancing Gracy Goswami, who is half his age. Bringing an end to the speculations producer Nissar Parvez clarifies that the actors will not play a couple or romance on screen. Harshad too echoed the same facts.
Jamai Raja producer Meenakshi Sagar opens up on being accused of not paying her actors. Sharing that she has filed notices on actor Sara Afreen Khan and CINTAA for defamation and harassment, she is happy to receive help from IMPPA. On the other hand, Sara and CINTAA maintain that she is lying.
Srishti Jain and Anuj Pandit Sharma are in love. The duo, who have reportedly started dating, are yet to officially announce it. When we reached out to Anuj, he refused to talk about his relationship with Srishti. While his lady love chose not to respond to our calls and messages.
Ex Roadies contestant Jibran Dar who was blamed for sexual harassment in the show has accused Roadies to be rigged. He also states that his ousting was planned to pump up the TRPs. The makers have however refuted his claims and stated that they are used to such allegations every year.
Force 2 villain Tahir Raj Bhasin, popular model-actor Sarah Jane Dias, TV actor Rashi Mal and Rohan Khurana have been roped in for a web series on Voot. The six episodes show will be a romantic -comedy. Web-series, which initially seemed as the poor cousin of TV shows and films, have managed to find its foothold.
Splitsvilla X, which premieres tonight and see 20 youngsters seeking love in the dating reality show. Hosted by Rannvijay Singha and Sunny Leone, the show will feature Roadies Rising's Baseer Ali and Priyank Sharma, and actor Siddharth Sharma as contestants.