Ariana Grande ‘broken’ after Manchester blast, suspends world tour

London, May 23 : American singer Ariana Grande said she is “broken” after a suicide terror attack hit a stadium in Manchester just as her concert ended, killing 22 persons including children, and has suspended her world tour in its wake. A string of showbiz celebrities from across the world condemned the attack. quoted […]

Nandita Das reveals first look of ‘Manto’ at Cannes

Cannes, May 23 : The first look of Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer “Manto”, a biographical film based on Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto, was launched at the ongoing 70th Cannes Film Festival here. Directed by Nandita Das, the film features Nawazuddin in the title role, and actress Rasika Dugal plays his wife Safia. The movie also features […]

Indians love to watch drama: Netflix

By Natalia Ningthoujam New Delhi, May 23 : The Indian audience is hooked to the drama genre with shows like “Suits” and “The Good Wife” having strong followers here, says a Netflix spokesperson. Netflix is an internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of […]

Don’t know why studios are avoiding interesting films: Ben Stiller

Cannes, May 23 : Actor Ben Stiller says nowadays film studios are not headed by people who appreciate creativity, and feels making money has become a bigger focus. “I don’t know why the studios have become so adverse to making interesting films and taking chances. I guess it’s about money,” quoted Stiller as saying. […]

Profit made by ‘Neerja’ was offered to Bhanot family, say co-producers

Mumbai, May 23 : Profits from “Neerja” were repeatedly offered to the family of late flight purser Neerja Bhanot as per the existing contract but they declined to accept it, the co-producers of the National Award winning film said on Tuesday. The clarification comes amid allegations that the film’s makers did not honour their commitment […]