‘Neerja’ mints Rs.4.70 crore on opening day

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Sonam Kapoor starrer “Neerja” — a biopic on the life of Neerja Bhanot who sacrificed her life while saving passengers on board hijacked PanAm flight 73 — has received a good response at the box office while minting over Rs. 4 crore on its opening day in India. Directed by Ram […]

Abhishek Bachchan has ‘great memories’ of ‘Delhi 6’

Mumbai, Feb 20 : As Abhishek Bachchan’s movie “Delhi 6” completed seven years of its release on Saturday, the actor took a trip down memory lane and called it a “special” film. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, the drama film released in 2009 and also features Sonam Kapoor, Om Puri, Waheeda Rahman, Rishi Kapoor and […]

Kylie Minogue announces engagement to Joshua Sasse

London, Feb 20 : Singer Kylie Minogue officially announced on Saturday that she is engaged to actor Joshua Sasse. Minogue, 47, and her 28-year-old boyfriend made the announcement with a notice in the marriages section of Saturday’s Daily Telegraph newspaper. The engagement confirmation was placed under the names Mr JS von Sasse and Miss KA […]

Biopic on slain JNU leader Chandrashekhar Prasad to be revived

New Delhi, Feb 20 : Looking at the ongoing controversy surrounding the students and leaders of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), director Ajay Kanchan and actor Imran Zahid have decided to revive their shelved film “Chandu” based on the slain JNU leader and activist Chandrashekhar Prasad. The film will be presented by ace filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. […]

Not brand conscious, but aware of brands: Ranveer Singh

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Actor Ranveer Singh, who is known for his quirky and eclectic fashion sense, says although he is not brand conscious, he is well aware of brands. “I wouldn’t call myself brand conscious but I am very aware of brands. I am very much aware of brands so my knowledge with brand […]

Iran’s Haghighi is proud his Berlin “Dragon” film is “a mess”

By Michael Roddy BERLIN, Feb 20 : Iranian director Mani Haghighi says his Berlin competition movie “Ejhdeha Vared Mihavad!” (A Dragon Arrives!) is a hodge-podge of genres ranging from crime film to “X-Files”, but he trusts viewers will find it an entertaining and thought-provoking mix. “It’s a mess, yeah, it’s a mess,” Haghighi told Reuters […]