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Sairat star Rinku Rajguru on handling fame, dreaming big and passing exams

Rinku Rajguru's next Kaagar is written and directed by Makarand Mane. Presented by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Kaagar is set to release on April 26.

Everything you need to know about Baghini, the alleged biopic of Mamata Banerjee

The lead character in Baghini is called "Didi" in the trailer. She is dressed remarkably like the West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in a white saree and hair tied up in a bun. Director Nehal Dutta denies that this film is a biopic.

Kavaludaari trailer: Hemanth Rao promises a solid thriller

Kavaludaari is bankrolled by actor Puneeth Rajkumar's PRK Productions The film stars Anant Nag and Rishi in the lead roles.

The Great Divide

Priyanka Chhabra looks at the Partition through the stories and memories of a group of elderly women, in her film Pichla Varka.

SC to Bengal govt: Inform theatres there is no ban on ‘Bhobhishyoter Bhoot’

The screening was stopped allegedly under pressure from the state administration soon after the film was released.

Jonaki review: Of uncompromising and powerful storytelling

Jonaki is a personal story, private even, and the director is uncompromising in his storytelling, unrelenting in his choices and intrepid in the employment of metaphors.

Puneeth Rajkumar requests everyone to leave him out of politics

Puneeth Rajkumar's statement comes a day after it was speculated that he will be campaigning for Ambareesh's widow Sumalatha in Lok Sabha elections.

Danish Sait to return with Humble Politician Nograj sequel

Danish Sait and director Saad Khan have finished writing the sequel of satirical political drama Humble Politician Nograj.

Bengali actor Chinmoy Roy passes away

Bengali actor Chinmoy Roy passed away on Sunday at the age of 79 after suffering a heart attack.

SC directs WB govt to ensure smooth screening of film Bhobishyoter Bhoot

The petition said that that the film has been taken down from a majority of theatres, and out of 48 exhibitors, only two are presently displaying the film. Bhobishyoter Bhoot, directed by Anik Dutta, was released on February 15. The film was allegedly withdrawn from single-screen theatres and multiplexes a day after its release on February 16.

Darshan’s Kurukshetra to release after elections

Darshan starrer Kurukshetra revolves around Duryodhana. Writer JK Bharavi has penned its script drawing inspiration from the rich Kannada literature.

KGF Chapter 2 goes on floors, Yash promises ‘double dhamaka’

Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2 went on the floors on Wednesday in Bengaluru. The project was launched following a customary prayer service at a temple in the presence of the main cast and crew.