Veteran Anupam Kher is new FTII Chairman

New Delhi, Oct 11 : Anupam Kher, who has acted in over 500 movies and is a vocal supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Wednesday named Chairman of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune. The film industry hailed the move. Anupam himself said he will give his best […]

Will perform my duties to the best of my abilities: Anupam Kher

Mumbai, Oct 11 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who was appointed Chairman of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) on Monday, said he will try to perform his duties to the best of his abilities. “I feel deeply humbled and honoured to be apportioned as the Chairman of iconic FTII. I will […]

Veteran stage, film actor Tom Alter dead at 67

Mumbai, Sep 30 : Veteran actor Tom Alter, who was well known in the theatre circuit and film industry breathed his last on Friday night. He died at 67, losing his battle against skin cancer. President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi and members of […]

Ousted from CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani presents ‘adult’ film ‘Julie 2’

Mumbai, Sep 4 : In less than a month after Pahlaj Nihalani was sacked as India’s film censor board chief, he has come on board to market and distribute erotic thriller “Julie 2”. As its titillating trailer was launched here on Monday, he defended it as an “adult family entertainer” which reveals the reality of […]

Rishi Kapoor slams godmen, Radhe Maa

Mumbai, Aug 26 : Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has lashed out at self-proclaimed godmen like Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Asaram Bapu, Nityananda and godwoman Sukhwinder Kaur alias Radhe Maa and has urged the central government to take strict action against all of them. Rishi took to social media to slam the […]

B-Town celebrities saddened over UP train derailment

Mumbai, Aug 20 : Bollywood celebrities Anupam Kher, Kailash Kher and Riteish Deshmukh have mourned the deaths in Saturday’s derailment of the Utkal Express in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district. They expressed the need for better technology to constantly monitor the rail tracks. Officials in Uttar Pradesh placed the death toll at 24 and have announced […]