YES FOUNDATION kicks off YES! i am the CHANGE panel discussion series on Media’s role as an Agent of Social Change YES FOUNDATION, the social development arm of YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector bank, will host a series of YES! i am the CHANGE panel discussions, highlighting the role and importance of media in generating awareness, creating engagement and driving social change. The first panel discussion held in Mumbai recently at the Nehru Centre on ‘Media as an Accelerator of Social Transformation’ featured eminent speakers including · Shabana Azmi (Veteran Actor) · Guneet Monga (Producer, The Lunch Box and Gangs of Wasseypur) · Vikramaditya Motwane (Director, Lootera and Udaan) · Bharat Patel ( Member, Governing Council, YES FOUNDATION and Former Chairman & Managing Director, Procter & Gamble, India) · Namita Vikas (Member, Governing Council, YES FOUNDATION and Senior President and Chief Sustainability Officer, YES BANK) The panel discussion was moderated by Shubha Srinivasan, Head, CSR Knowledge Centre, Tata Institute of Social Sciences.
The makers of ‘Khoobsurat’, featuring Sonam Kapoor, have released the first teaser poster of the film, with a tagline – THE ROYAL MIS-FIT. It sees the bottom half of a girl, donned in polka dot pants teamed with colorful sneakers and chunky accessories.
How have you reacted to the criticism that Humshakals has got? We have done well initially; and I hear the family audience and the children have liked the film so I hope it continues
Deepa Mehta is known for her realistic cinema and now shifting her focus towards family dramas, the filmmaker is all set to make an action packed film on love and family titled Inland .
May 30, 2014 | Posted in Featured
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After tasting immense success with his NGO ‘Being Human’, Salman Khan has now decided to go commercial with his next venture. Reports have it that he will be constructing a preview theatre and a shopping complex in Bandra
The makers of Mallika Sherawat’s next Dirty Politics recently released the poster of the film, and now they seem to have landed in a spot of political trouble as the poster has been creating quite a storm. Apparently, the poster of the film showing Mallika draped in just the Indian tricolor while sitting atop an ambassador car just outside the State Legislative Assembly of Rajasthan, hasn’t gone down too well.
Disclaimer: The above rendition is a representation of the artist. Any resemblance to person(s) /subject(s) is done with humorous intent, and not to defame, hurt or tarnish the image of the person(s) / subject(s).
May 30, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood
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A while back we had reported that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, contrary to reports of her making her comeback with Mani Ratnam’s Tamil film, would in fact first be seen in Sanjay Gupta’s next titled Jazbaa . Soon after, Aishwarya confirmed the development while making a statement at the Cannes Film Festival
Bollywood is perhaps the only film industry in the world to have family dynasties ruling the roost. This has been the trend for decades and if the lineup of siblings all set to knock the doors of B-Town is any indication, there isn’t any change in sight
May 30, 2014 | Posted in Akshaye Khanna
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Readers may recall that we had reported about Sanjay Dutt’s niece Nazia Hussain debuting in Bollywood in Dutt’s home production Hasmukh Pigal Gaya . The latest update is that she has now been signed up to play the role of Shraddha Kapoor in the Telugu version of Aashiqui 2 . Reports have it that Nazia, who had recently bagged the role, is truly very excited to enter Tollywood.
Jackie Shroff’s darling son Tiger Shroff is soon growing into a hot property in Bollywood and how. While on one hand, the promos of his debut film Heropanti has become the talk of the town ever since it was launched, on the other hand, Tiger is spoilt for choices by the kind of film offers and brand endorsements deals that are coming up his way. No wonder then, the Tiger boy is taking his own sweet time to give his nod to the offers.
There was double trouble this Friday for two of the releases. While Sunil Bohra’s controversial bio-pic on porn writer Mastram could not be released in Mumbai and most other centers of Mumbai in the morning, Asshu Trikha’s Koyelaanchal faced serious legal trouble when Jharkhand’s notorious coal baron and politician Suryadeo Singh’s family went to the Ranchi High Court claiming that Singh had been portrayed in a bad light by the film’s makers. Trikha, who rushed to Ranchi to hire local legal help to combat the last-minute crisis, says he will fight out the matter in court
May 10, 2014 | Posted in Featured
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Kushan Nandy, the very shy son of media magnate Pritish Nandy, is all set to direct another film a decade after he directed the thriller 88 Antop Hill . The political thriller which stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Chitrangda Singh and Bangla superstar Prosenjit in the lead would be shot in Jharkhand during the monsoon this year
May 5, 2014 | Posted in Featured
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The shooting of Siddharth Anand’s Bang Bang is getting progressively complicated. And it’s got nothing to do the film’s leading man Hrithik Roshan’s domestic problems. According to sources close to the project, Hrithik never brings his personal crisis into the picture
The Ragini MMS 2 lady Sunny Leone launches Mandate Magazine April 2014 issue at an event on Thursday.
April 11, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood
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The 27 year old former model turned actress Evelyn Sharma will be seen in a deglamorised avatar in Sunny Deol starrer Bhaiyyaji Superhitt. “ I don’t think I am being typecast in glamorous characters as I am doing different roles in my upcoming movies
Diana Penty has been missing in action since forever. I had assumed that after a bright and kick ass debut, she packed her bags and went to do whatever she was doing before. Maybe she didn’t like Bollywood
March 27, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood
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Director: E. Nivas Producer: Neeraj Pandey, Shital Bhatia Writer : Neeraj Pandey Story by: Rules Shankarr Starring: Ali Zafar, Yami Gautam Music by: Ali Zafar Total Siyapaa directed by E Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey stars Ali Zafar, Yami Gautam and Kirron Kher in lead roles. The movie also featured Anupam Kher, but he comes into the picture only in the second half with hardly any dialogues.
Ali Zafar is hot and has got girls of all age groups drooling over him. This hunk is not just an actor but also a musician, composer, singer, song writer and painter. Ali Zafar was a leading Pakistani Pop Sensation who rose to massive fame in 2003 with his smashing hit “Channo” and since then there’s no looking back! Ali Zafar’s first experience in acting was in Pakistani television drama’s before becoming one of the most popular singer of this generation in Pakistan
Shahid Kapoor is the boss when it comes to dancing on crazy songs. His films do have elements of fun but his dance numbers out beat everything else. Every film of his has at least one song that will make you jump up your seat and dance like nobody’s watching
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is the most gorgeous lady in the film industry. Her pretty smile and perfect looks transport you into a different world altogether. She started her career in Bollywood with the film Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya in the year 1997.
He is the superstar of Bollywood, a man who doesn’t need an introduction. The epitome of the romantic hero, He has given us several melodious songs over the years. And today being Valentine’s Day, what better occasion to play his tracks
The makers and producers of Youngistan, Vashu Bhagnani’s Puja Films and Multi Screen Media (MSM) received a legal notice from a leading software company asking them for an immediate change in the title or face the consequences! The makers were even asked to withdraw all promotional materials.
The golden hearted star Salman Khan’s fan following has gotten a whole new dimension ever since an action sequence from his film Jai Ho featured a TABcab car. Reportedly, after watching the film, the TABcab drivers are fighting amongst themselves to drive the cab which shared screen-space with the Dabangg Khan. Jai Ho has the original hunk of Bollywood riding a bike in a chase scene and beside him, is the cab with the registration number MH 01BM 1610; sharing the big screen with the star
Time flies by really fast! Just yesterday we had Urmila swaying her hips, rolling her eyes and doing her best entertaining us, and today she turns 40! Urmila Matondkar was born on the 4 February 1974.
Rohit Shetty who teamed up with Shah Rukh Khan for the first time with ‘Chennai Express’ says Shah Rukh Khan is now like family to him. Their first movie “Chennai Express’ was a blockbuster.
Aamir Khan starer and the biggest blockbuster till SRK’s Chennai Express broke records, ’3 Idiots’ which was released bacn in Dec, 2009 also featured Sharman Joshi, R Madhavan and Kareena Kapoor. According to the awards’ official website, 3 Idiots, mentioned as “I’m sure, go well”, has been nominated with international movies like Captain Phillips, Django Unchained, Gravity and Les Miserables
Former pornstar turned Bollywood actress Sunny Leone, the Indo-Canadian has confessed to having a sweet tooth and admits that she loves adding a lil extra sugar in her tea. “I love a lot of sugar in my tea,” Sunny said during the shooting of a TV show. She also said that she avoids keeping sugar at her place for the fear of temptation of making the tea extra sweet.
January 20, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood
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Many B-town celebs turned up for Umang, the annual show for Police Welfare. While Shahrukh Khan performed the Lungi dance, Ajay Devgn did the cop act, Katrina Kaif sizzled with Kamli dance track, Sonakshi Sinha’s energetic performance and Kapil Sharma’s wisecracks, everyone in uniform – from police commissionner Dr Satypal Singh to the constables, everyone seemed to have a gala time at the annual show.
Bollywood stars have a life beyond lights, camera, action! They have a personal space where they are just a normal person doing normal things. One such thing is getting a tattoo. While some get a tattoo to celebrate their love, some get it just just for the heck of it! We will tell you which B-own celeb got what etched on their body, Bollywood actors with tattoos! priyanka Chopra The cutest tattoo that a daughter could get for her father! Daddy’s lil girl , that is what Priyanka Chopra’s tattoo reads and the best part is that the tattoo is in her fathers handwriting! We all know how close PC was with her father, this s a nice way of reminding her that he will always be by her side no matter what! Deepika Padukone The most controversial tattoo.