Friel feared being thrown on scrapheap at 40

Los Angeles, Feb 19 : Actress Anna Friel was worried she’d get “thrown on the scrapheap” when she turned 40 but soon learned that was not the case. “I did wonder about turning 40 and being thrown on the scrapheap. But apart from the shell changing, everything else changes in a much more positive way,” […]

McCarten thinks ‘Darkest Hour’ set new benchmark

Los Angeles, Feb 19 : Screenwriter Anthony McCarten thinks his latest movie “Darkest Hour” has set a new benchmark in prosthetics. “Winston Churchill would plonk himself down next to me on the chairs and I would be chatting to him and you wouldn’t be able to tell where Winston starts and Gary (Oldman)ends. He could […]

African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo passes away

Los Angeles, Feb 19 : African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died at the age of 64. Ouedraogo, from Burkina Faso, passed away on Sunday, read a statement from the National Filmmakers Guild. President Roch Marc Christian Kabore said that his country “has lost a filmmaker of immense talent”, noting that the director “truly contributed to […]

Payne, Cheryl may end relationship

London, Feb 19 : Singers Liam Payne and Cheryl might be breaking up soon as the former One Direction band member has sought legal advice about the “end of his relationship” with his girlfriend. Just 11 months after having their baby Bear Grey Payne together, the couple is calling it quits, reports Payne, whose […]

‘Black Panther’ album tops Billboard 200 Chart

Los Angeles, Feb 19 : The album for the “Black Panther”, featuring songs by Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, SZA, Khalid and more, has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The set, which features music from and inspired by the blockbuster Marvel Studios film, garnered the biggest week for a soundtrack – in […]

Prosenjit’s priority changed from ‘screen time to substance’

By Arundhuti Banerjee Mumbai, Feb 19 : National Award-winning Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee says he is more interested in being a part of content-driven films where his role offers more substance than the length of his screen presence. He won the Best Actor award at the Jio Filmfare Awards (East) 2018 on Saturday for his […]