Sana Farzeen is a senior 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.
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.
Pooja Sharma, best known for playing Draupadi in mythological TV show Mahabharat, plays the titular role in the latest show Mahakali- Anth Hi Aarambh Hai. The actor talks about the challenges while playing Kali, and how she considers it to be her badge of honour.
After months of adventure and excitement, the stage is set to announce the winner of MTV Roadies Rising on the finale episode which will air tonight at 7pm. However, Indian Express on Saturday afternoon learned that Neha Dhupia's gang member Shweta Mehta has emerged as the champion beating Prince Narula's champ Baseer Ali.
Ankita Bhargava is looking ravishing and her new photo shoot is too hot to handle. Speaking about it the actor says she put in a lot of hard work to make it stand out. Her husband Karan Patel, who she says showers unconditional love on her, supported her throughout.
Aashka Goradia and Brent Goble, who were recently seen in Nach Baliye 8, are all set to tie the knot on 3 December. Television actor Aashka met weapons instructor and businessman Brent in Los Angeles and fell in love eventually. The couple got engaged last Christmas.
The sets of Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi starring Abhishek Malik and Sonali Nikam recently faced a hard time after the sets got damaged by heavy rains. Producer Nivedita Basu shared that they were under a tight telecast schedule but with the support of the team, they managed to swim out of their troubles.
Star Plus' Love Ka Hai Intezaar will soon see a leap, post which Preetika Rao, Heena Parmar and Mohit Sehgal will play the lead roles. The actors, who will begin shooting soon, will not only add more excitement and entertainment but will also add romance via their love triangle tale. Mohit talking to indianexpress.com shared his excitement and said that he has no apprehension about the show being in the afternoon slot.
Zee TV maintains its second spot thanks to kids reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs, that continues to be the most watched show, followed by Kumkum Bhagya. Its spin-off, the new entrant Kundali Bhagya also opened to good numbers and holds the fourth position in the chart.
The bindaas and outspoken Narayani Shastri is back with another powerful role. Playing a royal woman who is at loggerheads with her daughter in Star Plus' Rishton Ka Chakravyuh, Narayani says she feels blessed to still get such powerful roles. The 39-year-old actor also opens up about her husband Tony, who she secretly married in 2015.
Post her successful stint in Swaragini, Tejasswi Prakash is back to entertain us with Pehredaar Piya Ki. The actor maintains that she will never endorse something immoral, and the flak that the show received was because of assumptions. Happily single with her mind, focused on work, Tejasswi also says she will never date her co-stars.
Here’s a spoiler alert for Star Dopahar’s Ek Aastha Aisi Bhee. Aastha’s truth of being an atheist will come to fore and the family will be utterly shocked. Her husband Shiv who was on the verge of professing his love will be heartbroken. Read to know what will happen next.
There's a strong buzz around in the industry that Asha Negi and Mohit Raina will star in the second stint of Devon Ke Dev Mahadev. The show on Life OK that wrapped up in 2014, is now said to make a comeback soon. This would be Asha's first mythological show, and she would be stepping into Sonarika Bhadoria and Mouni Roy's shoes. Asha is said to have beat Barkha Bisht for this role of Parvati.
Star Plus is all set to showcase a romantic thriller that will star Love Games actor Gaurav Arora and Jamai Raja fame Nia Sharma. The pilot for the finite series was shot recently in Manali and it will go on air by October. The actors maintain that it's too early to talk about the project.
Producer-Director Siddharth P Malhotra opens up about his new show that will see Zayed Khan making his small screen debut. Also starring Vatsal Seth and Nikita Dutta, the finite series will be a romantic thriller. Having recently wrapped up his second directorial project Hichki starring Rani Mukerji, Siddharth tells us he has no plans to don the director's hat for TV.
Colors' India Banega Manch found its first winners in Latin dancers Amit Rajput and Sakshi Kurtarkar. The Goan dancers have won the trophy and 11 lakh prize money which they say will help them participate in international competitions. Hosted by Krushna Abhishek and Mona Singh, the show was shot in public places with crowds judging their favourites.