Home > News > Television News

Television News

Read latest Television News when a major Television scoop arises.


TV opera 'Satrangi Sasural' launched with fanfare

By Sandeep Sharma, Mumbai, Nov 22 : Mothers-in-law are often seen portraying a devil role in daily soaps. But how much interesting it would be if a girl enters a house where she has to face seven mothers-in-law instead of one. Changing that stale old characterization and with some unique concept and ideology, Zee TV launched its new offering "Satrangi Sasural", here.


Divyanka Tripathi's cricket connection!

Mumbai, Nov 20 : Actress Divyanka Tripathi, who is currently seen in television series "Ye Hai Mohabbatein", is a big cricket fan and says that she likes to keep herself updated with the happenings of the game.


It's grooming time for grooms this wedding season

New Delhi, Nov 18 : Wedding day is special not only for the bride but also for the groom. But men are often neglected as the glowing bride takes away the spotlight. To grab all eyeballs on the most important day of your life, it's time to get to work.


Sandhya Mridul gears up for TV comeback

New Delhi, Nov 18 : Actress Sandhya Mridul, who will be seen playing the role of a mother in TV show "Private Investigator", says she is not bothered by the character as she feels an actor has no boundaries.


TV should come in seasons: Mona Singh

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Actress Mona Singh, who is currently busy promoting her next film "Zed Plus", says television shows should come in seasons as watching daily soaps gets boring.


Aarya Babbar voted out of 'Bigg Boss 8'

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actor Aarya Babbar, son of veteran actor and politician Raj Babbar, Sunday became the latest contestant to be evicted from popular reality show "Bigg Boss 8".


Kim Kardashian to enter 'Bigg Boss' house

Mumbai, Nov 16 : American reality TV star Kim Kardashian is going to enter "Bigg Boss 8" on her maiden trip to India.


TV actors share what they miss from their childhood

New Delhi, Nov 13 : With the country celebrating Children's Day Friday, small screen actors Ravi Dubey, Tina Dutta, Shama Sikander and Nalini Negi evoke their childhood memories and share some hidden secrets.


Television has a big reach: Raj Babbar

Mumbai, Nov 13 : Veteran Bollywood actor Raj Babbar is returning to television with a full-fledged role in Vipul Shah's "Pukaar- Call for the Hero" and he says that the reach of the small screen is very big.


Delhi Dragons team unveiled

New Delhi, Nov 13 : Star studded Delhi Dragons team, representing the capital in Box Cricket League (BCL), was launched here Thursday.


Movies are a better option than TV shows: Vishal Karwal

Mumbai, Nov 13 : Actor Vishal Karwal, who came into limelight with reality TV shows like "MTV Roadies Season Four", "Splitsvilla" and "Big Boss Season 6", says that big screen actors are more acclaimed and recognised as compared to television stars.


'Pukaar- Call for the Hero' launched with star cast

New Delhi, Nov 12 : Packed with action, thrill, suspense and emotions, "Pukaar- Call for the Hero" was launched with its star cast here Wednesday.


Television ratings important, says Ashutosh Gowariker

Mumbai, Nov 12 : Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker says television ratings are important but he can't take advantage of it for "Everest" as he has already shot all the episodes of the TV show.


Four new entries in 'Bandhan...'

Mumbai, Nov 12 : The evil side of TV show "Bandhan ... Saari Umar Humein Sang Rehna Hai" is set to get stronger with the addition of four new charcaters. Actress Meenal Pendse, Marathi actor Snigdha Akolkar, Bhanujeet Sudan and Piyali Munshi will be joining the bad side.


'Piya Basanti Re' pair told to work on their chemistry

Mumbai, Nov 12 : The makers of serial "Piya Basanti Re" have reportedly directed the lead pair Alan Kapoor and Adaa Khan to spend some time together and work on their on-screen equation.


Sahil Shroff out of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'

Mumbai, Nov 12 : Model and actor Sahil Shroff, who was set to join forthcoming season of "Khatron ke Khiladi", has reportedly pulled out of the stunt based reality show.


Why Shamata calls Monday her lucky day

Mumbai, Nov 11 : TV actress Shamata Anchan considers Monday as her lucky day as she was cast for her debut role on this day thus giving her a chance to work with renowned filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker.


Double roles test range of your acting skills: Surbhi Jyoti

New Delhi, Nov 11 : TV actress Surbhi Jyoti, who plays a double role in the show "Qubool Hai", says playing two characters at the same time tests the range of one's acting skills.


Who's Ssharad Malhotra's new best friend?

Mumbai, Nov 11 : Amidst all the sword fighting on historical TV show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap", actor Ssharad Malhotra has found a new best friend in his co-star and it's a horse.


Anurag Basu to make TV series 'Chokher Bali'

Mumbai, Nov 10 : Filmmaker Anurag Basu is set to recreate the magic of the film "Chokher Bali", but on TV. The director has signed actress Radhika Apte for the series.


Kiku Sharda promotes kids' radio jockey talent hunt

New Delhi, Nov 10 : Actor-comedian Kiku Sharda was here Monday to promote a radio jockey hunt for children ahead of Children's Day, which falls Friday.


Sushant Divgikar doesn't blame audience for his eviction

Mumbai, Nov 10 : Sushant Divgikar, the latest to get ousted from "Bigg Boss 8", has blamed the "idea of entertainment that Indian reality shows follow" rather than the audience for his eviction.


Dancing not about being size-zero: 'Dil Se Naachein...' winner

New Delhi, Nov 10 : Weight and body size has nothing to do with being a good dancer, says Priyanka Mydeo, a member of the Mumbai-based group which has won dance reality show "Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale".


Trio dances to victory on 'Dil Se Naachein...'

New Delhi, Nov 10 : The journey of dancing reality show "Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale" came to a happy end with the trio of Priyanka, Vipul and Gaurav emerging as the winners.


Sushant Divgikar voted out of 'Bigg Boss 8'

Mumbai, Nov 10 : After spending seven weeks in "Bigg Boss 8", Mr. Gay India 2014 Sushant Divgikar is now out of the popular reality show.


Shefali Sharma's life the same after marriage

New Delhi, Nov 8 : TV show "Tum Aise Hi Rehna" revolves around how men tend to change after marriage. But contrary to the show's track, it's female lead Shefali Sharma says her husband is "still the same".


Two new members enter "Nisha Aur Uske Cousins"

Mumbai, Nov 7 : TV show "Nisha Aur Uske Cousins" is set to introduce two new characters played by actor Taahir Shabbir and actress Tuhinaa Vohra.


Amrita Rao talks about gender equality

Mumbai, Nov 7 : Actress Amrita Rao will be seen discussing the issue of gender equality on TV show "Simply Baatein with Raveena".


It's college time for Priya Bhatija

Mumbai, Nov 7 : Actress Priya Bhatija has turned into a life coach of a college. No, she hasn't quit acting, but will be seen guiding the students in TV show "Yeh Hai Aashiqui".


Arjun Punj to star with wife Gurdeep in TV show again

Mumbai, Nov 7 : Actor Arjun Punj is making a comeback on TV with "Diya Aur Baati Hum", in which he will be sharing screen space with his wife Gurdeep Kohli. He says it's a pleasure to work with her.


My main concern is food and sleep: Dimpy on 'Bigg Boss'

New Delhi, Nov 7 : Dimpy Mahajan, who shot to fame after her marriage to Rahul Mahajan on a reality show, enters "Bigg Boss 8" as a wild card entry. She says her only concern is food and sleep but she is always up for challenges.


Change has become part of my lifestyle: Harshad Chopra

New Delhi, Nov 7 : Actor Harshad Chopra, best known for his roles in "Left Right Left" and "Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil", admits his reel life has impacted his real life, but he cannot pinpoint any one change.


Aakarshan Singh trained by Tiger Shroff's trainer

New Delhi, Nov 6 : Television's new entrant Aakarshan Singh, who essays role of a superhero in show "Maharakshak Aryan", was trained by actor Tiger Shroff's trainer Deepak Das for the role. He says the training regime was tough and arduous.


Rannvijay looks upto his father for a role

New Delhi, Nov 6 : Before finding fame on TV reality show "MTV Roadies", Rannvijay Singh was destined to enter Indian army. But his passion for acting drove him towards showbiz.


Bharti Singh goes on a kissing spree

New Delhi, Nov 6 : Comedienne Bharti Singh seems to be giving tough competition to Bollywood's 'serial kisser' Emraan Hashmi.


Ali Hassan enters 'Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke'

Mumbai, Nov 5 : Actor Ali Hassan is set to enter TV show "Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke" as a negative character and says essaying different layers of the role is not a cakewalk.


'Furious 7' first look reaches India

Mumbai, Nov 3 : Star Movies in collaboration with Universal Pictures International-India released the first look of the "Furious 7", the seventh movie of the action-packed "Fast & Furious" franchise, for Indian fans.


Krip Suri 'privileged' to play Akbar on TV

Mumbai, Nov 1 : Actor Krip Suri, who is playing Akbar in the "Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap" historical show, will be shwowcasing the negative side of the Mughal emperor and says it's tough.


History repeats itself: Darshan Pandya on 'Itna Karo...'

Mumbai, Oct 31 : After "Kya Huaa Tera Vaada", actor Darshan Pandya is upbeat about teaming up with TV tsarina Ekta Kapoor on the new show "Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar".


When Sadhil took tips from Manish Paul

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Child star Sadhil Kapoor will play host to TV star Manish Paul on the "Captain Tiao" show. He also learned some hosting tricks from his celebrity guest.


Acting with one's wife even more exciting: Hiten Tejwani

Mumbai, Oct 31 : TV actor Hiten Tejwani is joining the cast of "Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi", which stars his wife and actress Gauri Pradhan Tejwani. He is "excited" to work with his real life partner in the show.


Deven Bhojani dons director's hat for 'Pukaar'

Mumbai, Oct 31 ( IANS) He directed the entertaining and comical "Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai" back in 2005. Now after nine years, actor Deven Bhojani has gone behind the cameras once again - but this time, for an action-packed show titled "Pukaar - Call For The Hero".


Software engineer eats, sleeps, breathes 'Everest'

Mumbai, Oct 30 : Sahil Salathia, a software engineer from Jammu, considers himself lucky to be chosen for a key role in Ashutosh Gowariker's forthcoming TV show "Everest". He is totally dedicated towards the show.


'Ek Veer Ki Ardaas...Veera' clocks two years

Mumbai, Oct 30 : Popular TV show "Ek Veer Ki Ardaas...Veera" has managed to hook audiences for two years. The cast and crew celebrated the show's success with a small cake cutting on the set.


Vatsal scares Sanjeeda

Mumbai, Oct 30 : All work and no play can make a TV show set a dull place! So, to add some fun, actor Vatsal Sheth decided to pull a fast one on Sanjeeda Sheikh on the set of "Ek Hasina Thi" recently.


'MasterChef India' goes vegetarian in season four

New Delhi, Oct 30 : This time, expect only veggie culinary delights on reality show "MasterChef India"!


Sharman, Shweta to appear in 'Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai'

Mumbai, Oct 30 : Actor Sharman Joshi and Shweta Kumar, who are playing important roles in "Super Nani", will make a guest appearance in the "Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai" TV show.


'Everest', a challenging lifetime chance for Delhi boy

Mumbai, Oct 30 : Young Delhi boy Rohan Gandotra, who has been cast in a key role in Ashutosh Gowariker's TV show "Everest", considers it to be a lifetime opportunity to do something challenging.


Preeti Chowdhary finds home away from home on set

Mumbai, Oct 29 : Long hours of shooting make actors miss their home, but actress Preeti Chowdhary feels at home when on the set of "Ek Rishta Aisa Bhi".


'Yeh Dil Sun...' cast uses own costumes

Mumbai, Oct 29 : The costumes for TV show "Yeh Dil Sun Raha Hai" were destroyed in the recent fire that broke out at the Killick Nixon studio. But the cast members have come to the rescue by using their own wardrobe items for the shoot.


Rannvijay Singh hurt during 'Pukaar' shoot

Mumbai, Oct 29 : Popular video jockey-turned-actor Rannvijay Singh suffered an injury while performing some action sequences in Manali for new show "Pukaar" recently.


Doordarshan organises musical tribute to martyrs

New Delhi, Oct 29 : An ensemble of talented musicians like ace violinist L. Subramanium, his wife and singer Kavita Krishnamurthy and Suresh Wadkar will pay tribute to martyrs here Thursday.


'Bigg Boss 8': Sonali Raut warns Ali against inappropriate behaviour

Mumbai, Oct 28 : A prank by singer-actor Ali Quli Mirza turned ugly when his "Bigg Boss 8" inmate Sonali Raut reprimanded him for inappropriate behaviour.


Post 'Bigg Boss 8', Soni Singh eyes more reality shows

Mumbai, Oct 27 : TV actress Soni Singh, the latest contestant to be evicted from "Bigg Boss 8", says she wants to "challenge" herself with more reality shows after her stint on the controversial show.


Soni Singh voted out of 'Bigg Boss 8'

Mumbai, Oct 26 : TV actress Soni Singh's stint in reality show "Bigg Boss 8" ended Sunday.


I had said no to 'Veera', recalls Shivin Narang

New Delhi, Oct 26 : Actor Shivin Narang, whose popularity has gone up post his stint in "Ek Veer Ki Ardaas...Veera", had initially rejected the show as he wasn't keen on a family drama.


Fire on 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' set, no casualities

Mumbai, Oct 25 : A fire broke out at the Killick Nixon studio in Chandivili, Friday night where the shooting of the TV show "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein" was underway. However no casuality was reported.


In tech-era, parent-child relationship blooms on multiple channels

New York, Oct 25 : Calling home may not be enough, nowadays, to maintain an adequate parent-kid relationship in the era of technology, as connecting via multiple channels such as Facebook, smartphone or email seem to better develop the bond.


'Pavitra Rishta' dances its way to final episode

Mumbai, Oct 24 : Long running TV show "Pavitra Rishta", which will come to an end Oct 25, has put together an entertaining finale episode which will see a plethora of actors shaking their legs to hit numbers.


Punjabis are blessed: Bharti on comic skills

New Delhi, Oct 24 : A lot of talent from Punjab is tickling the funny bones of TV viewers and stand-up comedian-actress Bharti Singh loves the fact that people from her state are high on humour.


Share this Page:

More News: