Mumbai, May 6 : Rizwan Sikander, recognized for his role on the television show Kayamath, was in Nepal while shooting for the reality show Roadies X2 on MTV India.
Mumbai, May 6 : Actress Neha Sargam has been approached to play a grey shade character in soap opera "Begusarai".
Mumbai, May 5 : Actress Amruta Khanvilkar says she fulfilled her dream of meeting Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor on the set of dance-based reality show "Nach Baliye 7", where she is seen shaking a leg with her husband Himmanshoo A. Malhotra.
New Delhi, May 4 : Cartoon Network will be observing its 20th anniversary in India through a month long celebration where the children's entertainment channel will showcase movies, shows and contests that will enthrall fans across generations.
Mumbai, May 1 : Sony Entertainment Television's forthcoming mythological series "Sankat Mochan Mahabali Hanumaan" will have its online premiere on mobile application Sony LIV before the first episode is aired on TV.
Kolkata, May 1 : Blockbuster celebrity reality show director Subhankar Chattopadhyay is now all set to field a host of Tollywood personalities from prominent music composer Samidh Mukherjee to stand alone comedian Kanchan Mallick in a new game show not ever telecast in East..
Mumbai, April 30 : Looks like actress Sudeepa Singh, who plays Rani Pari in the popular TV show "Baal Veer", has formed a special bond with her child fans.
Mumbai, April 30 : MTV's "Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan" will soon see the entry of actor Karan Chotwani.
Mumbai, April 30 : Ever wondered what goes around behind the screen to shoot just one sequence of a TV programme? A day ahead of International Workers' Day, which is observed on May 1, silver screen artists have demanded respect for the technicians who make showbiz a reality.
Mumbai, April 29 : Actress Monica Sehgal, seen in TV show "Dosti...Yariyaan...Manmarzian", fainted on the show's set while shooting, but she is undeterred and has sprung back into action.
Mumbai, April 29 : TV actor Teeshay Shah, who will next be seen in "Gulmohar Grand", says he is excited to play the part and thanks filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker for recognising his talent.
Gurgaon, April 28 : To unveil the mystery behind the life of lord Hanuman and to give a more broader view to the audience regarding his inspirational tales at various stages of life, Sony Entertainment Television launched its forthcoming mythological show "Sankat Mochan Mahabali Hanumaan" here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, April 27 : Actor-comedian Vir Das got "upset" when his standup comedy show here was disrupted by police after an unknown person filed a complaint against him as he attempted to spoof former president of India, APJ Abdul Kalam. He has reacted to the incident via an open letter.
New Delhi, April 26 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher is returning with the second season of "The Anupam Kher Show...Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai". He says there will be more inspiring stories to tell.
Mumbai, April 26 : He has been tickling the audiences' funny bone with his act as Gutthi in "Comedy Nights With Kapil", but actor Sunil Grover says fiction dramas are not his cup of tea, and that he wouldn't opt for them even if he has no money to pay his EMIs some day.
By Sugandha Rawal, New Delhi, April 25 : Moving away from the confines of sets in Mumbai, makers of TV shows are opting to go to foreign locations like Singapore, Cape Town (South Africa) and Dubai (UAE). The global trail is a ploy to break the monotony and to present a visual delight to the audience, say experts.
New Delhi, April 24 : Harpic, world's no.1 brand in toilet cleaner category, has launched a new TV commercial featuring actor Vishal in a double role.
Mumbai, April 23 : TV actor Shravan Reddy, who plays Neil in the show "Dosti.. Yaariyan..Manmarzian", is all set to sing in the upcoming episodes. He found it a challenge to sing for real in the show, but says that he got a lot of encouragement from the cast and crew.
Mumbai, April 22 : Remember the sweet and naughty sister-in-law of TV show "Diya Aur Baati Hum"? Actress Kanika Maheshwari, who played the role of Meenakshi, went missing from the plot due to her maternity break. She's back now and says the crew is being supportive and not burdening her with lots of work.
Mumbai, April 22 : The team of "Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar" seems to believe in the notion 'A family that dines together, stays together'. Actress Ashwini Kalsekar, who plays the role of Pam in the TV show, says off screen the cast is busy building memories which will stay with them forever.
New Delhi, April 22 : Actress Shalini Sahuta has bagged a chance to play lead character Jassi in TV show "Total Nadaniyaan" - new season of popular comedy caper "Uff! Yeh Nadaniyaan".
Mumbai, April 22 : At 90, actor Vidyadhar Karmarkar, who plays a grandfather in "Dosti..Yaariyaan..Manmarzian", is said to be the oldest actor on Indian television.
Mumbai, April 22 : Members of the the show "Chidiya Ghar" have been following a unique tradition -- they dip every cast member in a small well on the set, on the eve of their birthdays.
Mumbai, April 22 : Choreographer Marzi Pestonji, one of the co-judges of the dance reality show "Nach Baliye 7", is said to have confessed that he has a crush on participant Rashami Desai.
New Delhi, April 22 : Amrita Prakash will be seen as a princess in the forthcoming episodes of "Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal" and the actress is looking forward to it.
Mumbai, April 21 : It was a moment of euphoria and revelry when two worlds of dance collided with lead actors of dance-based movie "ABCD 2" Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor joining the team of dance reality TV show "Dance India Dance Super Moms".
New Delhi, April 21 : Public service broadcaster Doordarshan on Tuesday tied up with the National Council Of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to share and disseminate its archival content in the form of educational DVDs to promote arts education in schools.
Mumbai, April 21 : Stand-up comedian Sunil Grover, best known for his drag act as Guthhi in "Comedy Nights With Kapil", hopes the audience accepts him in a man's role in the movie "Gabbar Is Back".
Mumbai, April 21 : Narayani Shastri seems rather happy to essay a baddie in her forthcoming show "Piya Rangrezz", in which she plays a role that she describes as a "don". The actress is glad it's not a melodramatic part for which she would either have to cry or use glycerine.
Mumbai, April 20 : Just like actor Ssharad Malhotra, who plays the title role in popular historical show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", loves horse riding, his reel son Jineet Rath (Amar Singh) is also "very fond" of it and says he loves horses.
Mumbai, April 20 : The forthcoming dance based reality show "Nach Baliye 7" will reunite three friends -- actors Karan Patel, Smilie Suri and choreographer Marzi Pestonji -- after almost a decade.
Mumbai, April : To give a recap of the spooky and eerie feelings of the intense horror created by "Fear Files", the drama-documentary horror series is heading back to small screen with its second season "Fear Files - Har Mod Pe Darr", which is touted to double the fear in viewers' mind using a more realistic approach, say the makers.
Mumbai, April 18 : Actor Gaurav Chopra, who mostly flaunts his grown out locks with aplomb, has gone in for a hairdo and look similar to that of Indian cricketer Virat Kohli for his upcoming TV show "Gulmohar Grand".
By Natalia Ningthoujam, New Delhi, April 18 : Ace choreographer Shiamak Davar's former students like Shahid Kapoor and Sushant Singh Rajput are now among sought-after Bollywood actors. But Marzi Pestonji, who assists Davar, is in no mood to join the league as he believes "good looks" come first in Indian showbiz.
Mumbai, Apr 17 : In a big push for women's empowerment in the country, the founder of the initiative MARD (Men Against Rape and Discrimination), Farhan Akhtar on Friday extended support to the popular trans media serial, Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon.
Mumbai, April 16 : Although viewers have praised Aashka Goradia for her negative portrayal of Dheer Bai Bhatiyani in historical drama show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", the actress has now turned positive with it.
Mumbai, April 16 : Actor Faisal Khan, best known for his portrayal of the younger Maharana Pratap in the historical drama show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap" will next be seen in courtroom drama "Bhanwar - Kalyug ki Hairatangez Kahaniyaa".
Mumbai, April 16 : As the story of "Peterson Hill" is based in Shimla, the star cast of the comedy show is usually seen donning sweaters while shooting in the Mumbai heat.
New Delhi, April 16 : Often, unmarried couples on "Nach Baliye" are rumoured to be teaming up just for the dance reality show, but choreographer Marzi Pestonji, one of the judges of the seventh season, says all participating couples are "authentic".
Mumbai, April 16 : Stand-up comedian Sunil Grover, famous for essaying Gutthi on the small screen, will be seen in Bollywood movie "Gabbar Is Back". He hopes it opens the doors of the cinema world for him.
Gurgaon, April 15 : Composers Vishal Dadlani and Salim Merchant, who will join actress Sonakshi Sinha on the judging panel of "Indian Idol Junior", were here on Wednesday to handpick some young aspiring singers who will compete at the upcoming second season of children-based singing reality show. And they were truly "amazed" with the pool.
Mumbai, April 15 : Actress Preity Zinta is excited about her stint as a judge on dance reality show "Nach Baliye 7" as there will be "too much" of dance, fun and more.
Mumbai, April 14 : Actor Amit Tandon will enter "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein", and he will essay the role of Ishita's (Divyanka Tripathi) former fiance, Subbu.
Mumbai, April 14 : Actress Ami Trivedi, best known for her comical avatar in shows like "Khichdi" and "Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo", is all set to entertain viewers as a ghost in popular comedy show "Chidiya Ghar".
Mumbai, April 14 : Actress Aishwarya Sakhuja, who is all set to shake a leg with her husband Rohit Nag in "Nach Baliye 7", says the forthcoming dance based reality show will work as a confidence booster and will overcome her fear of dancing.
Mumbai, April 14 : While shooting for some outdoor sequences for "Jodha Akbar", TV actor Rajat Tokas, who portrays Akbar in the historical magnum opus, was rushed to hospital after he suffered a heat stroke. But now he's well and back on the sets.
Mumbai, April 14 : TV actors Rithvik Dhanjani and Karan Patel, who will be seen co-hosting the forthcoming seventh season of "Nach Baliye", are looking forward to the experience on the dance reality show.
Mumbai April 13 : Actress Pallavi Kulkarni a.k.a. Ragini of "Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar" fame will soon get to know about the hidden truth of Suhani's birth in the forthcoming episode of the soap opera.
Mumbai April 13 : Actor Rajeev Mehta will reprise his role as Praful Parekh from the popular "Khichdi" in the forthcoming episode of comedy show "Comedy Classes".
Mumbai April 13 : Actress Nimisha Vakharia has been roped in to star in the alien drama series "Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hai".
Mumbai, April 13 : Actor Amar Upadhyay, who shot to fame with his role as Mihir Virani in iconic soap opera "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi", has been approached for TV show "Tere Sheher Mein".
Mumbai, April 13 : Actor and "Bigg Boss Halla Bol" winner Gautam Gulati, says he left the movie "Udanchhoo" because of clash of dates with another project under Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms.
New Delhi, April 13 : Actor Ashish Chowdhry has won stunt-based reality TV show "Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster Returns", which tested the physical and mental strength of 14 celebrities over a ten-week long journey across scenic locations of Cape Town in South Africa. He says his twin daughters turned out to be lucky for his "clean win".
New Delhi, April 12 : Monica Sehgal, who will make her acting debut with TV show "Dosti...Yariyaan...Manmarzian" -- a realistic side of the journey of a girl, believes that liberty is essential for better upbringing.
Mumbai, Apr 10 : Actress Amruta Kanvilkar, who has appeared in Hindi and Marathi films such as Baji and established herself as one of Marathi cinema's leading actresses and an accomplished dancer, and Actor Himanshoo Malhotra, who is best known for his role as Sameer in Zee TV's Aapki Antara and Guddu Shukla in Bhagonwali, are all set to perform in Nach Baliye 7.
Mumbai, April 10 : As "MasterChef India 4" is heading towards its grand finale with its three finalists -- Neha Shah, Bhakti Arora and Nikita Gandhi, the makers have roped in Bollywood stars like Kangana Ranaut, R. Madhavan and Raghu Ram to give it an exhilarating climax on Sunday.
Mumbai, April 10 : Actor Upen Patel, who will shake a leg with his girlfriend Karishma Tanna in the upcoming dance based reality show "Nach Baliye 7", says its a great chance for him to "emote romance".
Mumbai, April 9 : Actresses Aditi Sajwan and Shafaq Naaz, who play Koyal and Mayuri in popular comedy show "Chidiya Ghar", visited the capital to meet and greet their fans.
Mumbai, April 9 : Actress Kashmira Irani, who is making her comeback on television after seven years with "Dosti..Yaariyaan..Manmarzian", has found a new fan of the forthcoming TV show in her "dear friend" and superstar Salman Khan's sister Arpita Khan.
Mumbai, April 8 : Historical TV drama "Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap" is reportedly heading towards an eight-year leap to add a new twist to the storyline.