Film-maker Karan Johar on Tuesday said that he is extremely happy that law prevailed and the Supreme Court judgement is in favour of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial release 'Padmavat'. As a film-maker, I can only hope that we have a smooth release. Supreme Court judgement went in favour of 'Padmavat', it is a matter of happiness that the law has prevailed, Karan Johar exclusively told ANI in Davos.
The prosecution in the abduction and sexual assault of a woman actor submitted that the visuals of the assault could not be given to Dileep, the eighth accused in the case. The counsel for the prosecution told the Angamaly magistrate court on Monday that Dileep had sought the visuals with the intention of further defaming the woman actor. The prosecution also submitted that the handing over of the visuals would also impact the privacy of the woman actor.
Investors are betting Canada's smaller financial firms could see a jump in revenues after they helped fund marijuana companies ahead of the country's planned legalization of the drug this year. Equity offerings by Canadian weed companies tripled to a record high of nearly $1 billion in 2017, with nearly two-thirds of that in the final quarter, data from Thomson Reuters showed. Much of the issuance for pot producers has been led by small independent brokers, such as Canaccord Genuity Group Inc (CF.TO).
Gwyneth Paltrow stepped out for the first time wearing her engagement ring at the Producers Guild Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday. She was presenting Ryan Murphy with the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television. People.com reported that she sported a red Alex Perry dress and Christian Louboutin shoes along with her ring that features a gigantic center stone and appears to be deep blue in colour.
Bella Hadid and Robert Pattinson crossed paths at the Dior Men's Fall-Winter 2018/2019 fashion show in Paris on Saturday and fans went berserk. The supermodel sported sheer lace bra and Christian Dior suit at the event. Meanwhile, Bella appeared on her mother, Yolanda Hadid's show, Making a Model, and spoke about her struggles with anxiety. JustJared.com reported that she said, My sister (Gigi) is bubbly and out there and I was reserved.
Halsey gave an empowering speech at the Women's March in New York City. According to DailyMail.co.uk, Halsey's poem tackled the issue of sexual assault by sharing her personal experiences. Not really sure where I am but I'm holding the hand of my best friend Sam, in the waiting room of a Planned Parenthood. You see, my best friend Sam was raped by a man that we knew because he worked in the after-school programme.
Olivia Munn put up text messages with Chris Pratt's ex-wife Anna Faris to deny rumours that she went on a romantic date with the actor. Reports had claimed that Anna was furious with Olivia. People.com reported that Olivia shared the messages on Instagram story. Not every woman is 'furious' at another woman for dating her ex. She continued, Women respect and love each other a lot more than some people like to think.
Nadir Shah's movie Amar Akbar Anthony was Bibin George's ticket to fame. The scriptwriter, who penned the story of the super hit movie with his friend, actor Vishnu Unnikrishnan, repeated the success story in their second outing Kattappanayile Hrithik Roshan. Now, Bibin is all set to act as a hero in hit maker Shafi's upcoming directorial Oru Pazhaya Bomb Katha. Vishnu Unnikrishnan is expected to play a cameo in the film starring his close buddy.
While her maternal grandmother, mother and sister all had a flair for singing, Kamakshi Khanna is the first woman from the family to go ahead and make a career in music. In 2015 she made her Bollywood debut with Palash Sen by singing the Sautela Shehar from the movie Aisa Yeh Jahaan. At 24, Kamakshi has steered three Ted X talks even if she has a long way to go.
During his lifetime Slobodan Milosevic divided the peoples of the Balkans. Now, 12 years after he died during his trial for war crimes, the onetime Serbian strongman is set to divide them again - this time as a character in a play. In the play we are presenting the chronology of events which ends in the Hague, said Bogavac during rehearsals of her play in Belgrade. No one will change history with a play, Naser Shatrolli, a Kosovo Albanian director and playwright, told Reuters.
Four years ago, when Sudhir Mishra started filming his take on Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay's novel Devdas, he called it Aur Devdas. With that aspect solved, not only have Mishra and his producers completed the movie and put it up for release, they have also changed its name to Daasdev. Everyone has worked hard, including me, Mishra asserts, explaining that he calls his film an Ulatpher Devdas. Mishra has scheduled the release of Daasdev in the second week of March.
Actress Disha Patani, who has walked the ramp for several designers and often comes across as someone with a great dressing sense, claims she has absolutely no style statement. If you ever see me outside, I will be in my track pants, says the actress, adding, I just like to dress up depending on my mood. I like to be comfortable and love sportswear. Meanwhile, Disha will be seen in Baaghi 2 with her rumoured boyfriend Tiger Shroff.
It was earlier reported that actor Bellamkonda Srinivas will next be seen in a film to be directed by Ohmkar, which might have a sports backdrop. Turns out, after elaborate discussions, the duo have now decided to come up with a full-fledged sports film. What's more, the film will see Srinivas as a volleyball player. Apparently, Srinivas himself likes the game and thought it would be exciting to play the sport on the big screen.
Shraddha Kapoor has confirmed that the biopic on ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal is not happening immediately. Saina will definitely happen later, says Shraddha who has signed her first horror movie, helmed by Amar Kaushik and produced by Dinesh Vijan. Gushing about her co-star Prabhas, Shraddha says, Prabhas isn't just a good actor, but a good human being too. I'm pretty happy to be working in my first Hindi-Telugu bilingual, which will also be dubbed in other languages.
After playing the baddie in a handful of films, Kabir Duhan Singh is set to surprise the Telugu audience. It's a riveting plotline and I thought the role came like a breath of fresh air. I play an exorcist here and I'd be visiting a house to cast out the devil or other demons in the house. Interestingly, with this film, Kabir has dubbed for a Telugu role for the first time.
Superstar Rajinikanth was spotted at Knack Studios dubbing for his upcoming gangster film Kaala, directed by Ranjith. The movie has Huma Quereshi, Eshwari Rao, Anjali Patil, Nana Patekar and Samudhrakani essaying crucial roles and was shot extensively in Mumbai against the backdrop of the world's largest slum, Dharavi. Rajini's son-in-law Dhanush bankrolls Kaala in his home banner Wunderbar Films.
Pakka is the film in which he will have two heroines for company -Bindu Madhavi and Nikki Galrani. Talking to DC, Surya says, So far, Tamil audiences would have witnessed thiruvizha (festival) in one song or scene in films. Pakka is a film, the story of which is entirely happening against the backdrop of festivals. It is for the first time in the history of Tamil cinema, a full movie has been shot only in exterior (outdoors).
Actor Mohan Babu has been sworn in as Chairman of the Film Nagar Daiva Sannidhanam, the temple located at Film Nagar. He took the oath in front of Swami Swaroopanada of Sarada Peetham, Visakhapatnam. Many film personalities and politicians including T Subbarami Reddy, Murali Mohan, Adiseshagiri Rao and others attended the function. Giri Babu, Chiranjeevi's wife Surekha, Krishnam Raju's wife Shyamala, writer Paruchuri Gopalakrishna, V Ram Prasad and V cricketer Chamundeshwarinath are the other members of the new committee.
Popular actress Rakul Preet Singh's brother Aman is all set to make his debut as an actor in a bilingual film that is being made in English and Hindi. The film's shooting is reportedly 50 per cent complete and now Aman has started shooting for his part. Aman is playing a CIA agent and the shoot has just started, says a source. The actress' brother has always shown interest in acting and even made a short film some time ago.
Director G Nageswara Reddy reveals that he initially did not want to do the film Achari America Yatra. Once I heard the story, I realised that it's a good one and decided to direct it, he says. We liked the story and got it, reveals the director, adding that comedy is his forte. I want to make only comedy films as my strength lies in them, says Nageswara Reddy. If the actors are willing, many comedy films will be made, he says.