‘Jalebi’ actor Varun Mitra eyes family entertainers

Mumbai, Oct 20 : Actor Varun Mitra, who has made his debut with “Jalebi”, says he would love to work in family entertainers. Asked about his favourite genre of films, Varun told IANS here: “Since I am just starting my journey, I really ask questions to myself on the kind of films I would like […]

Never wanted to struggle to survive as actor: Gajraj Rao

Mumbai, Oct 20 : Actor Gajraj Rao, who plays a pivotal role in “Badhaai Ho”, says though acting is his first love, he never wanted to put a burden of survival on his passion as a performer. “Honestly speaking, I never wanted to struggle for my survival as an actor. I struggled to bag a […]

Atul Kasbekar denies #MeToo allegations against him, ‘Cheat India’ director

Mumbai, Oct 20 : Celebrity photographer and film producer Atul Kasbekar has denied an anonymous allegation that he and “Cheat India” director Soumik Sen are “sleazebags who harass women with their powerplay”. In a statement on Twitter, Ellipsis Entertainment — which Kasbekar — co-owns, reacted on the allegation based on an anonymous tveet from a […]

I still work with my heart: Veteran actor Jackie Shroff

By Durga Chakravarty New Delhi, Oct 20 : He has a career spanning over four decades in the Hindi film industry and, as of 2017, has appeared in over 200 films. Actor Jackie Shroff, who has over five movies waiting to release now, says he still works with his heart. Jackie made his acting debut […]

Lara Dutta refuses work offer from Mukesh Chhabra’s company

Mumbai, Oct 20 : Actress Lara Dutta Bhupathi has turned down a work offer routed through the casting company of Mukesh Chhabra, one of those accused of sexual harassment amid the #MeToo wave in India. Lara’s tennis star husband Mahesh Bhupathi made the revelation in an open letter posted to Twitter on Friday, urging people […]

Amritsar train tragedy: Bollywood shocked, calls for better safety

Mumbai, Oct 20 : The deplorable train tragedy in Amritsar in which 60 people were crushed to death and several others injured, brings the focus to how safety in public places needs to be taken more seriously in the country, say Bollywood celebrities who have sent out prayers for the victims. The film fraternity expressed […]