Ludhiana (Punjab), Nov 25 : With protesters and the media following him after his controversial remarks on leaving India, the security of Bollywood star Aamir Khan -- who is currently shooting for his upcoming film "Dangal" in the rural areas of Punjab's Ludhiana district -- has been beefed up by Punjab Police.
Panaji, Nov 25 : Media-inspired negativity is killing the country, filmmaker Priyadarshan said on Wednesday, in the wake of the row triggered by Bollywood star Aamir Khan's comments about intolerance.
Panaji, Nov 25 : The IFFI campus is for cinema and not for politics, IFFI festival director C. Senthil Rajan said on Wednesday, rejecting charges made by protesting FTII students and sympathisers that they are being victimised.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her businessman husband Raj Kundra on Wednesday launched Viaan Mobiles, named on their three-year-old son.
Panaji, Nov 25 : Well known film director of Argentina Pablo Caesar has planned his next project named 'Thinking of Him' on Rabindranath Tagore.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Shooting for 'Tamasha' has been quite a roller coaster ride for the film's crew. While shooting on high seas around Corsica, many members of the film's unit suffered from bouts of seasickness, slowing down work.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : The award winning actor, Rajkumar Rao, believes in staying true to his fitness regime.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Tabu recently shot for her upcoming film Fitoor in Kashmir and was very comfortable with the local language, the people and the geography of the area
Mumbai, Nov 25 : The 14th edition of Mumbai International Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films, popularly known as MIFF, will be held between January 28 to February 03, 2016.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Trying to put to rest a huge row over his comment on "growing despondency", Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan said on Wednesday that he and his wife love India and have no intention of leaving the country.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan on Wednesday clarified his stance on "intolerance", saying he and his wife Kiran Rao love India and won't leave the country.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan on Wednesday clarified his stance on "intolerance", saying neither he nor his wife intend to leave India.
Panaji, Nov 25 : From delving in a hassle-free single-window clearance mechanism for film shoots, giving a new lease of life to children's cinema to occasional talk of protests by FTII students and the 'intolerance' debate -- the ninth edition of the Film Bazaar here went beyond the movie business, and focussed on taking Indian cinema on a global voyage.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan has landed the lead role in the Hindi remake of Hollywood film "Chef", it was announced on Wednesday.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who has been in the news for lambasting Aamir Khan on his "intolerance" remark, has wrapped up his shooting for "The Head Hunters Calling" in Toronto.
Panaji, Nov 25 : Work in progress film projects -- Shanker Raman's directorial debut "Gurgaon", a fiction movie, and Rahul Jain's documentary "Machines" won the Prasad DI Award at the National Film Development Corporation's Film Bazaar here.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : On the occasion of Gurpurab -- the birth anniversary of Sikhism's founder Guru Nanak Dev -- Bollywood celebrities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Kailash Kher, and Rana Daggubati sent out wishes for peace and happiness to their friends, family members and fans.
Panaji, Nov 25 : FTII students are filmmakers and will be welcome at the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF), its director Mukesh Sharma said on Wednesday, as agitating students of the Pune-based film and television institute have started a parallel film festival at the ongoing IFFI.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has dedicated his autobiography "Guns & Thighs" to some actors, a pornstar and a few gangsters as they have "contributed" in his life one way or the other.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty is upbeat about launching Viaan mobiles, named after her three-year-old son, on the occasion of Gurpurab on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Nov 25 : Actress Soha Ali Khan, whose mother and yesteryear screen icon Sharmila Tagore donned a bikini on-screen in the 1960s, says hitting the gym may not have been a trend back then, but a fit frame has now become essential in the movie industry.
Panaji, Nov 25 : His tunes and tracks have popularised him across the world, but Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman says he doesn't want his compositions to be bigger than a film itself.
Mumbai, Nov 25 : "X: Past Is Present" actress Bidita Bag says she was so career-oriented and busy with her life as a model that she could never enjoy the fun moments in college.
Kolkata, Nov 25 : Filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh, who is the creative producer of thriller "TE3N" starring Amitabh Bachchan, Nawazzudin Siddiqui and Vidya Balan, has promised to "work as hard as possible" and even give a bit more to make a good film.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : A young girl fan of Kriti Sanon has managed to grab the attention of the actor.
Mumbai, Monday, Nov 24 : Sunburn Goa 2015 has broken international sales records and geographical boundaries in an aim to unite music lovers and will host patrons from over 42 countries at the event this year.
Panaji, Nov 25 : "Bombay Velvet" was touted as one of the most ambitious film of Bollywood but it turned out to be a dud at the box office and filmmaker Vikash Bahl said he failed as a producer with the movie.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Playing down the issue surrounding censor troubles for the entertainment industry, filmmaker Vikas Bahl says movies are not made to suit the sensibilities of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).
Lucknow, Nov 24 : Uttar Pradesh minister Mohd. Azam Khan on Tuesday sympathised with Aamir Khan over the backlash triggered by the Bollywood actor's revelation that his wife contemplated leaving India due to "growing intolerance" in the country.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman on Tuesday said the intolerance debate in India is becoming "chaotic", adding "we should set an example by resorting to non-violent ways to protest".
Panaji, Nov 24 : Art and cinema are powerful responses to terror group Islamic State, according to Turkish producer Nadir Operli whose film "Frenzy" deals with terrorism.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Snubbing Aamir Khan without naming him, Bollywood playback singer Hema Sardesai on Tuesday said the fact that films made by the greats in Indian cinema are superhit shows that everyone is with them.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : Actor Kabir Bedi, whose 1976 Italian TV series "Sandokan" will soon be launched in India with a Hindi dubbed version and an original English subtitled show, says he will forever be grateful to its director Sergio Sollima, who is no longer alive.
Mumbai , Nov 24 : Actors Esha Gupta and Emraan Hashmi, who sizzled the big screen with their chemistry in Jannat 2 and Raaz 3, are back to rekindle the love.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : After the fascinating teaser poster, the intelligent directors of Katyar Kaljat Ghusli and Natsamrat, Subodh Bhave and Mahesh Manjrekar will be seen sharing screen space in 'Bandh Nylon Che'.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : It can be clearly stated without any doubt that 2015 has been a power packed year for actress Shruti Haasan.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : Actress Amy Jackson was recently at the elephant rehabilitation centre with her mom for two days.
Panaji, Nov 23 : Kunal Kapoor, the son of the noted actor, producer, filmmaker Shashi Kapoor interacted with the media here today to give details of the special retrospective on Shashi Kapoor which opened at IFFI 2015 on Sunday.
Panaji, Nov 23 : A Sound designer is not a mere synchroniser of sound, but is the overall planner with a vision on how to use sound and its effects for storytelling feels the famous Sound Designer and Sound Editor of Hollywood , Mark Mangini.
Kolkata, Nov 23 : The ninth edition of Dialogues: Calcutta International LGBT Film & Video Festival will commence from Thursday in the city, just after the conclusion of 21st Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF).
Mumbai, Nov 23 : Ranbir Kapoor fulfilled Deepika Padukone's wish by taking her on a train journey to Delhi from Mumbai.
New Delhi, Nov 24 : Bacardi NH7 Weekender has committed to being a festival accessible for people with disabilities.
New Delhi/Mumbai/Panaji, Nov 24 : Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan on Tuesday found himself in the centre of a political storm over his remarks on intolerance, with the BJP sharply criticising him and the Congress stoutly defending him. The actor-producer's candid remarks at an awards event in New Delhi the previous day set Twitter abuzz and left the film fraternity divided.
Panaji, Nov 24 : The super duper success of "Queen" raised the bar of expectations from Vikas Bahl. But his "Shaandaar" failed to elicit a hearty response. The filmmaker says his only aim is to work harder for a better film.
Pune, Nov 24 : National Award-winning singer Hariharan is set to perform with his son Akshay aka I-zen at the Bacardi Enchanted Valley Carnival 2015 next month.
Panaji, Nov 24 : The government's decision to put a single-window clearance mechanism for film shooting permissions in place, has been termed as "fine" by popular Indian filmmakers like Shyam Benegal, Ramesh Sippy, Prakash Jha and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. However, they wonder if and when the paperwork will turn into reality.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : Hundreds of activists of the Hindu Sena on Tuesday staged a vociferous demonstration outside the home of Bollywood megastar Aaamir Khan protesting against his statements on intolerance.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Nandita Das, who will be tracing the life of Sadat Hassan Manto in her new directorial, says actor Irrfan Khan is "seriously looking at the script" as he's a big fan of the Pakistani short story writer's body of work.
Mumbai, Nov 24 : Akshay Kumar calls his "Airlift" co-star Nimrat Kaur an international actress.
New Delhi, Nov 24 : Short filmmaker Ullhas PR on Tuesday filed a police complaint against Aamir Khan for his remarks on "growing disquiet" in the country.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Celebrated actor Aamir Khan's views should be heard and debated, veteran award winning director Saeed Mirza said on Tuesday, while also objecting to the host of charges being levelled against the popular actor for his comments on "a sense of growing disquiet" in India.
Panaji, Nov 24 : Ketan Mehta is known for framing real-life stories in an unconventional way on the silver screen, but he makes no bones about saying that "reality bites"!
Panaji, Nov 24 : Shekhar Kapur has embarked on a quest to sneak into Lord Buddha's mind when he attained enlightenment, with his camera.
Panaji, Nov 23 : Theatrical films will soon be a thing of past- that's the belief of filmmaker Shekhar Kapur as he says it's time to take the virtual route to narrate stories and make way for short yet immersive film viewing experience.
Pushkar (Rajasthan), Nov 23 : An exotic set-up at the sand dunes and the alluring music of Kailash Kher's band Kailasa, Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt's Mohan Veena and Sino-French duo Yom and Wang Li enthralled bedazzled spectators here on the second day of Shree Cement The Sacred.
New Delhi, Nov 23 : With the current status of unrest between government, art and films, director Imtiaz Ali believes that both politics and art need to be responsible for each other and yet be detached to curb the ongoing unrest.
Panaji, Nov 23 : After helming pertinent Hindi films like "Parinda", "1942: A Love Story" and a Hollywood film "Broken Horses", filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra says he is planning to go back to the director's chair, but not with some "overdramatic" script.
Panaji, Nov 23 : Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, best known for his award-winning films like "Masoom", "Bandit Queen" and "Elizabeth", says to make "Paani" a reality, he has to take it somewhere else.
Kolkata, Nov 23 : Vivacious Parineeti Chopra will soon be seen in a new commercial endorsing a moisturising lotion that promises to take care of winter woes and ensure proper skincare in the harsh months ahead.
New Delhi, Nov 23 : Known for its re-interpretations of classic texts, Britain's Filter Theatre starts on Tuesday an eight-city tour of India with a contemporary take on Shakespearean comedy 'Twelfth Night'.