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the fault in our stars’ author seems ecstatic to know about the bollywood remake


renowned casting director mukesh chhabra will step into the shoes of a director for the first time to make the bollywood remake of the hollywood hit the fault in our stars that was adapted from john greens novel titled the same. recently news broke out that sanjana sanghi, who has been seen in films like rockstar and hindi medium will step in as the lead actress for the film opposite sushant singh rajput. the film will see mukesh chhabra collaborating with fox star studios for the romantic drama. after the news of the final cast broke out, the industry congratulated the actors who will be seen in the film. however, a special wish came from the author who wrote the novel in the first place. john green took to his social media account to express his excitement for the bollywood adaptation of






sushant singh rajput to play the lead in fault in our stars’ remake


sushant singh rajput to play the lead in fault in our stars’ remakethere are a lot of hollywood films being remade in bollywood these days. some of them hit the blocks while others die a silent death. the latest remake that has caught our attention is of the romantic drama film, the fault in our stars, which is based on the popular novel by john green. after too many rumours doing rounds on the internet, finally have some clarity on this remake.according to the latest reports in a popular daily, the film will mark the directorial debut of casting director, mukesh chhabra, who was the one to introduce sushant singh rajput to the film industry. while ssr has been confirmed as the lead, makers are yet to finalise an actress opposite sushant.a source close to the makers revealed to the daily,






jhanvi kapoor and ishaan khatter might do the fault in our stars remake


jhanvi kapoor and ishaan khatter might do the fault in our stars remakeishan khatter, who is a part of iranian filmmaker majid majidi’s beyond the clouds may team up with jhanvi kapoor for the fault in our stars remake. the film is produced by dharma productions and directed by shashank khaitaan. earlier, it was also reported that they were part of the sairaat remake as well. fault in our stars casting has taken an interesting turn, what with pairs like eepika padukone – sushant singh rajput and alia bhatt – aditya roy kapur being considered for the role earlier. let’s hope dharma has finally zeroed-in on the lovers. both jhanvi and ishaan have been spending loads of off-screen time together, attending movie screenings and other social dos and look super cute together.






sanjana sanghi signed for the fault in our stars remake opposite sushant singh r


after months of playing the guessing game and speculating, the cast for the remake of the fault in our stars has finally been revealed.  fox star studios and mukesh chhabra have finally zeroed in on sanjana sanghi for the hindi adapation of the hollywood blockbuster, the fault in our stars, a romantic drama with sushant singh rajput in the lead. rucha pathak, chief creative officer, said, “mukesh called me out of the blue one day to meet her... and she had a striking and yet innocent personality but what really caught my attention was when mukesh screen tested her. she nailed it in her audition and we knew right away she was our leading lady. looking forward to launching this talented young lady in mukesh’s directorial debut.”confirming the casting of sanjana sanghi, mukesh chhabra, direct






aditya roy kapur loses a film opposite alia bhatt


aditya roy kapur loses a film opposite alia bhattlooks like aditya roy kapur will no longer star opposite alia bhatt in dharma productions’ remake of the fault in our stars. the fault here lies in his recent flop film ok jaanu. aditya’s scrips seem to have fallen after a few of his films didn’t do well at the box office. the producers, it seems, are scouting for talent to star in the film. the movie based on john green’s eponymous novel is a love story of two cancer patients. while initially homi adajania was rumoured to direct the film, sources reveal, karan johar is looking for a new director to helm the project.






bollywood stars are going ga-ga over deepika padukone’s padmavati look!


bollywood stars are going ga-ga over deepika padukone’s padmavati look!deepika padukone took our breath at sunrise today as she revealed two stunning posters of her third magnum opus with sanjay leela bhansali, padmavati. the film starring dp, shahid kapoor and ranveer singh in lead roles is literally the most awaited film of 2017. and the first look of it sure lived up to all our expectations.while the internet went crazy about the posters and her look… bollywood celebs couldn’t help but praise the queen. check out what they have to say…read our report on the posters here.






oops! this bollywood director is bitching about his next film’s lead stars


bollywood is known to have unpredictable relationships. what people share with each other has no strong label to it with things changing almost every day. this time around it’s this new age director who seems to be quite unhappy with the actor and actress playing the lead in his film. while they’re still shooting for the film together, the director is finding it hard to not lose his cool on the sets. things have apparently gone so weird between the lead stars and makers of the film that the director is openly bitching about his actors now. according to him, her actor turned singer actress and the macho looking lead actor have way too many opinions to give on the film without having any great acting skills. some relief here was that this method director was not that harsh on the actress as






rajkummar rao elects bollywood stars as ministers.


rajkummar rao elects bollywood stars as ministers.rajkummar rao is changing the face of content driven cinema and we are loving it to bits. with three exceptional movies this year, he has proved his worth to the industry. from a strong solo role in trap to the shy and sensitive guy in bareilly ki barfi, rajkummar has had quite a year. but above all, the thing he will looks back at is his home run film of the year, newton. coming from a humble background, rajkummar rao is ready to take bollywood by storm with his successful run in both commercial and contemporary films. newton did to rajkummar what the apple did to newton and is sure will change the gravity of the actor in the industry. we caught up with the man of the hour and held a bollywood election with him. with his being the deciding






ayushmann khurrana and kriti sanon liken bollywood stars to sweets


ayushmann khurrana and kriti sanon liken bollywood stars to sweetsayushmann khurrana and kriti sanon have both been riding high post the success of their film bareilly ki barfi. there characters and the whole small town depiction in the film struck a chord with the small town audience. with shubh mangal savdhan and bareilly ki barfi being major box office successes of the year, ayushmann has truly carved a niche for himself in the industry. medium budget entertainers is this charming actor's space now and he is thriving in it. for kriti, her sense of style and her screen presence has given her a firm footing as a leading lady in the bollywood world. while raabta failed to leave a mark, bareilly ki barfi proved she can have fun with her craft if she makes the right choices.here is some soli






sushant singh rajput helps kriti sanon’s sister to enter bollywood?


sushant singh rajput and kriti sanon have always refused to be anything more than good friends. however, their social media banters and foreign getaways are proof enough that the duo shares a bond that speaks for itself. sushant and kriti have worked together in raabta and ever since, the duo has been spotted various times keeping each other company.a leading daily reported that kriti sanon’s younger sister nupur sanon, who is interested in making her bollywood debut is receiving a helping hand from sushant. reports suggest that sushant has been persuading casting agent mukesh chhabra to take nupur in the remake of the fault in our stars. it is being said that nupur has already signed the film but an official announcement is yet to be made.sushant, on the other hand, is currently busy jugg






bollywood gushes over ishaan khatter


shahid kapoor’s younger brother ishaan khatter his making his long due bollywood debut with iranian filmmaker majid majidi’s film beyond the clouds. the film stars ishaan khatter opposite malavika mohanan and has already won audiences at various international film festivals. as the film approaches its much-awaited release this weekend, there’s a lot of buzz around ishaan’s performance in the film. from what the sources say, those who have sneak previewed the rushes of majid majidi’s film – beyond the clouds are amazed by the young actor’s performance.seeing ishaan’s performance in the film, various bollywood critics say a star is born. a source who watched the film confirmed the same telling filmfare, “ishaan is terrific in the film. his performance will leave the audiences impressed.” he






shahid kapoor to essay the role of manoj kumar in the remake of woh kaun thi?


shahid kapoor is shooting for shree narayan singh’s film batti gul meter chalu currently. the film also stars shraddha kapoor and yami gautam in pivotal parts. according to a source, shahid has apparently signed a three-film deal with the batti… production house. the source added when the production house considered making the remake of woh kaun thi, shahid’s name came up to essay the part of manoj kumar.talking about shahid being cast in the remake of the film, the source told a leading daily that, "shahid has developed a great rapport with the producers in the course of batti gul shoot. after this project, he is committed to doing two more films with the studio. so, when they bought the remake rights of woh kaun thi, he was one of the first choices to essay manoj kumar's role." well, it






alia bhatt might step into sridevi's shoes for the chaalbaaz remake


alia bhatt might step into sridevi's shoes for the chaalbaaz remakechaalbaaz could easily be in the list of classic comedies of the industry. sridevi in double role is surely a treat for sore eyes. her playful charm is one of a kind.  and now we hear that david dhawan is all set to remake chaalbaaz with none other than bollywood's sweetheart alia bhatt. she's funny, she's chirpy and she's just right for the part. alia recently revealed to the media about wanting to work in judwaa 3, “when i had gone to him, asking to be cast in the next installment of judwaa, david sir told me ‘i have a better role for you in comparison to judwaa 3’. the next time i expressed the same to him, he said ‘not in judwaa 3, you have to work with me in the chaalbaaz remake’.”the statement in itself is exciting us






5 bollywood climax scenes that you did not see coming


bollywood movies consist of a lot of drama, songs and action throughout the film. and that is why they are considered to be a complete entertainment package. while there are many such special elements in a bollywood film, the part that stays in our mind for the longest is the climax of the film. unexpected plot twists and an unpredictable climax are elements you really want to see in any movie. it's even better if the climax is constantly on your mind, making you wonder time and time again - how was it possible for a movie to end this way? we list down a few movies which had amazing climaxes:1.don farhan akhtar won the hearts of people with his very first movie itself. right from dil chahta hai, everyone knew that farhan akhtar was someone to watch out for. being the son of javed akhtar, w






mouni roy bags her second big bollywood project


mouni roy bags her second big bollywood projectmouni roy’s grand bollywood debut in akshay kummar starrer gold hasn’t even released and she already has her fans excited for her next film. news is that she has been roped in for ayan mukerji’s next fantasy adventure film, brahmastra. the film which also stars ranbir kapoor, alia bhatt and amitabh bachchan will see mouni play a pivotal role in the film.according to sources, "mouni recently came on board and will start shooting early next year, when the film goes on the floors. for now, ayan is keeping other details of her role under wraps.”the film was slated to go on floors earlier this year but with mouni roy recently coming on board, they will start shooting for the film next year. the movie has already locked its release date – 15th augus






filmfare exclusive! tamannaah talks about doing the telugu remake of kangana ran


filmfare exclusive! tamannaah talks about doing the telugu remake of kangana ranaut's queenqueen, helmed by vikas bhal was the story of a girl’s solo honeymoon in paris after getting left at the altar on her wedding day. rani played by kangana ranaut became one of the most loved bollywood characters of recent times. and just yesterday we informed you that kangana ranaut's 2013 hit film queen is being remade in 4 different south indian languages. tamanaah has signed the telugu remake, kajal aggarwal the tamil one, manjima mohan the malayalam and parul yadav the kannada. tamaannaah is one of the biggest stars down south. with an array of blockbusters in her kitty and add to it the baahubali mania... she's on top of ever director's list. the telugu and malayalam remakes will be directed by ne






best women-centric movies in bollywood that wowed the audience


1.    mother india (1957)directed by : mehboob khanhigh on mythological allusions, the film portrayed its protagonist radha as an epitome of indian womanhood. despite facing several hardships, she never wavered on her principles, even sacrificing her own wayward son on the altar of duty rather than succumbing to circumstances. nargis played the central character with a verve it deserved and carried the film on her strong shoulders. it's considered her best role by far. the film was a remake of mehboob khan's own aurat (1940). 






vidya balan says she said no to the sadma remake


vidya balan says she said no to the sadma remakethere were reports that vidya balan was in the sadma remake but she said to essaying  sridevi’s iconic role. "i would not do it (remake a film). i can't dare to make or do something again. i was offered sadma remake and i said no to it," vidya said. “i feel one should not touch a film like sadma, why tamper with it? these are timeless films. one can reinterpret it, but i am not one of those who would go for it,” she added.tumhari sulu will now release on november 17, 2017 to avoid clashing with sanjay leela bhansali's padmavati . “i think everyone's dates have changed now, i have not kept a track. all i know is padmavati is coming on december 1.we got a clear date so we jumped at it. i am never stressed about the release of the film. if simil






akshay kumar signs for the remake of tamil film veeram


akshay kumar signs for the remake of tamil film veeramakshay kumar is currently on a choc-o-bloc schedule with three sure-sure films in his kitty, namely- gold, 2.0, padman. gold’s first leg shooting was wrapped last month and the actor is currently shooting for padman in mumbai. soon after akshay will be promoting his tamil debut, 2.0 opposite rajinikanth. now, if the reports of a leading daily are to be believed, akshay has just signed for the remake of a tamil film titled veeram. veeram was released in 2014 and saw south’s superstar ajith in its lead. the hindi remake is titled land of lungi (lol) and will be helmed by farhad of the sajid-farhad duo. farhad would be making his solo directorial debut with the film. the film is a village drama that shall see akshay in a lungi for the majo






jacqueline fernandez to play the lead in this hollywood film's hindi adaptation


jacqueline fernandez to play the lead in this hollywood film's hindi adaptationsaif ali’s khan’s remake of ‘chef’ has fired up the bollywood industry to produce many such films. now we hear, judwaa 2 star jacqueline fernandez has been roped in for the official hindi remake of the 2016 psychological mystery drama, the girl on the train.the director ribhu dasgupta, who previously helmed amitabh bachchan starrer te3n has confirmed jacqueline as his leading lady. the film is an adaptation of a bestseller novel by paula hawkins with the same name. jacqueline will be stepping into the shoes of emily blunt in the remake.  ribhu told a tabloid, "have just finished the script. jackie has come on board as the protagonist. while the novel had an ensemble cast, our film will revolve around her charact






here’s why salman khan is impressed with varun dhawan


here’s why salman khan is impressed with varun dhawansalman khan and varun dhawan’s collaboration for the remake of salman’s judwaa, now titled judwaa 2 is already making quite a buzz. it is no big news now that salman will be doing a special cameo in the film and that his forthcoming film tiger zinda hai’s first look might be attached to judwaa 2. there is no doubt that salman is thoroughly impressed with varun, but what’s more is that, many of salman’s film are in talks for remake now. and at a recent media interaction when salman was asked if any of this was true and which films according to him could make a good remake now, here’s what he had to say…“it’s a film called love that i did with revathi. it was a beautiful film. i think varun will be a damn good choice for that one. in today






rishi kapoor, ranbir kapoor, karisma kapoor, hiroo johar and other celebs attend


rishi kapoor, ranbir kapoor, karisma kapoor, hiroo johar and other celebs attend the special screeniaadar jain and anya singh are all set to win the audiences with their big bollywood debut film – qaidi band. we have been seeing the young stars endlessly promoting the film and now with film’s release happening, makers of the film hosted a special screening of the film for our b-town stars.as many of you know, aadar jain comes from the first family of bollywood – kapoors, hence the expectations from him are notch higher. present at the special screening were rishi kapoor, neetu kapoor, ridhima kapoor sahni, ranbir kapoor, karisma kapoor, randhir kapoor, neelam kothari, ahan shetty, hiroo johar amongst others.  qaidi band hits the screens today. are you going to watch this one? tell us in th






sridevi: bollywood superstar dies at 54 of heart attack


image copyrightafp/getty imagesimage caption sridevi was one of india's biggest film stars bollywood superstar sridevi kapoor has died after a heart attack, her family says. she was 54.the actress known simply as sridevi passed away in dubai, where she was attending a family wedding.from the age of four, she had worked in films in the tamil, telugu, malaylam, kannada and hindi languages. she was considered one of the very few indian female superstars capable of huge box office success without the support of a male hero.sridevi's husband boney kapoor and daughter khushi were with her when she died, reports say.why was sridevi such a huge box office draw?she debuted as a lead actress in a bollywood film in 1978, soon becoming one of india's biggest film stars.over five decades, she starred i






here is what rs prasanna has to say about his upcoming film shubh mangal saavdha


here is what rs prasanna has to say about his upcoming film shubh mangal saavdhanthe trailer of rs prasanna’s film shubh mangal saavdhan received a positive response. it’s the remake of his tamil hit kalyana samayal saadham. the film is produced by aanand l rai. the ayushmann khurrana and bhumi pednekar starrer deals with the issue of erectile dysfunction, which is still a taboo in our country. rs prasanna, talked about the film where he stated, “what’s the fun in talking about erectile dysfunction if i make it vulgar? it’s stupid because the more risky the idea, the more you have to make it digestible. it is extremely critical to the health of the film that it be funny and sweet." he added, “as soon as my movie released in chennai, within 20 days, i had an offer in hand to direct a hindi






bollywood stars shower birthday boy arjun kapoor with sweetest birthday wishes


bollywood stars shower birthday boy arjun kapoor with sweetest birthday wishesmubarakan actor arjun kapoor turned 32 today and has just many reasons to celebrate his special day. the star has given us some great films like ishaqzade, 2 states, ki & ka and many more which surely got us hooked to his characters in all his films. yesterday we saw arjun ringing in his birthday in advance with his upcoming film mubarakan co-stars and later at night his boy squad surprised him at his residence.arjun has always been a favorite of all b-town stars, which is why our celebs made sure to send their heartfelt wishes to him on his big day!happy birthday @arjunkapoor !!! have a super special year!!! big love always ❤️❤️❤️❤️a post shared by karan johar (@karanjohar) on jun 25, 2017 at 2:06pm pdt






benjamin netanyahu woos india's bollywood stars | israel news


prime minister benjamin netanyahu wooed bollywood heavyweights in mumbai on thursday at "shalom bollywood", a high-profile official outreach programme by the israeli government to improve its image abroad."we believe in bollywood. world loves bollywood. israel loves bollywood. we want bollywood in israel. we are putting our money where our mouth is," netanyahu said at the event before asking the stars in attendance to join him on stage for a selfie "like the one at the oscars".mumbai's multi-billion dollar hindi film industry is the largest in the world. india produces 1,900 films a year on average. {articleguid}among those in attendance at the event at a luxury hotel in india's commercial capital were actor amitabh bachchan and actress aishwarya rai, who is bachchan's daughter-in-law.welc






katrina kaif’s sister isabelle kaif all set to make her bollywood debut with tim


katrina kaif made her bollywood debut in the year 2003 with the film boom. the actress went on to become one of the biggest stars that the country had seen. katrina at present has a long list of successful films to her name, like, namaste london, singh is king, new york, partner, ek tha tiger, tiger zinda hai and many more.  katrina took her time but the actress strengthened her base with each passing day. salman khan is known to have helped the actress a lot during her struggling days and now that those days are gone, salman and katrina proudly boast of a friendship that has become even stronger after all these years.and now, after katrina has completed 15 years in the industry, her younger sister isabelle has decided to join the bollywood brigade. isabelle started her career as a model b






10 bollywood songs to make your holi more colourful


decades of connecting bollywood celebrities with their fans.for over 6 decades, filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans with its exclusive interviews, classy photo shoots, insider stories, sneak peeks, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features. filmfare captures bollywood's biggest stars and divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best.cover price: rs. 60 per issue | periodicity: fortnightly | no. of issues yearly:26






benjamin netanyahu woos india's bollywood stars | india news


prime minister benjamin netanyahu wooed bollywood heavyweights in mumbai on thursday at "shalom bollywood", a high-profile official outreach programme by the israeli government to improve its image abroad."we believe in bollywood. world loves bollywood. israel loves bollywood. we want bollywood in israel. we are putting our money where our mouth is," netanyahu said at the event before asking the stars in attendance to join him on stage for a selfie "like the one at the oscars".mumbai's multi-billion dollar hindi film industry is the largest in the world. india produces 1,900 films a year on average. {articleguid}among those in attendance at the event at a luxury hotel in india's commercial capital were prime minister narendra modi, actor amitabh bachchan, and actress aishwarya rai.welcomin






benjamin netanyahu woos india's bollywood stars | israel news


prime minister benjamin netanyahu wooed bollywood heavyweights in mumbai on thursday at "shalom bollywood", a high-profile official outreach programme by the israeli government to improve its image abroad."we believe in bollywood. world loves bollywood. israel loves bollywood. we want bollywood in israel. we are putting our money where our mouth is," netanyahu said at the event before asking the stars in attendance to join him on stage for a selfie "like the one at the oscars".mumbai's multi-billion dollar hindi film industry is the largest in the world. india produces 1,900 films a year on average. {articleguid}among those in attendance at the event at a luxury hotel in india's commercial capital were prime minister narendra modi, actor amitabh bachchan, and actress aishwarya rai.welcomin






sridevi: bollywood superstar dies at 54 of heart attack


image copyrightafp/getty imagesimage caption sridevi was one of india's biggest film stars bollywood superstar sridevi kapoor has died of a heart attack, her family says. she was 54.the actress known simply as sridevi passed away in dubai, where she was attending a family wedding.from the age of four, she had worked in films in the tamil, telugu, malayalam, kannada and hindi languages. she was considered one of the very few indian female superstars capable of huge box office success without the support of a male hero.sridevi's husband boney kapoor and daughter khushi were with her when she died, reports say.the mayor of london, sadiq khan, paid tribute to the late star, writing on twitter: "really enjoyed meeting bollywood icon sri devi on my recent trip to india. "so sad to hear the news






new bollywood film tackles the taboo of menstrual hygiene


new delhi (ap) — bollywood’s latest cinematic offering tackles a subject that is taboo in deeply conservative india: menstrual hygiene.“padman” is out in theaters friday and stars indian action star akshay kumar in the lead role of a man who starts manufacturing cheaply made sanitary pads after he discovers his wife’s lack of access to them in a small town in south india.the subject of menstruation and menstrual hygiene is rarely, if ever, discussed openly in indian homes. in many homes women are barred from temples and religious rituals as well as cooking or entering the kitchen when they have their period.the film is breaking some of those taboos as other bollywood actors have posted photos of themselves holding sanitary pads to support the film and its message.most read storiesunlimited






ishaan khatter talks about his dream beginning in bollywood


shahid kapoor’s younger brother ishaan khatter’s dream beginning in bollywood will make several people jealous. his debut film, directed by popular iranian filmmaker majid majidi, beyond the clouds released last week and even before the release of his first film, he finished shooting for his second film, dharma productions dhadak, which is directed by humpty sharma ki dulhania and badrinath ki dulhania fame shashank khaitan. late sridevi’s elder daughter janhvi kapoor is making her debut with the remake of marathi blockbuster, sairat. the film is already one of the most awaited film of 2018. ishaan feels grateful for such amazing opportunities.he says, “yes, it is incredible. these opportunities are tremendous and rare. i’m very grateful that i have had these opportunities is come my way.






50 inside pictures and videos from all the bollywood diwali parties!


50 inside pictures and videos from all the bollywood diwali parties!decades of connecting bollywood celebrities with their fans.for over 6 decades, filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans with its exclusive interviews, classy photo shoots, insider stories, sneak peeks, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features. filmfare captures bollywood's biggest stars and divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best.cover price: rs. 60 per issue | periodicity: fortnightly | no. of issues yearly:26






this actor reduced his fees for deepika padukone


this actor reduced his fees for deepika padukoneokay, so we don’t know if this is true, false or somewhere in between. according to our sources, a filmmaker recently narrated a script to sushant singh rajput, which he liked. he also quoted a huge amount as remuneration.  the makers then let in that they’d approached deepika padukone for the heroine’s role. sushant was ecstatic when he heard that. and promptly expressed his strong desire to work in the film. not just that. apparently, he even offered to cut down his price to make the project feasible. anything for deepika padukone! now is you might know, deepika padukone is one on bollywood’s highest paid actresses in bollywood. in fact, for padmavati she got paid more than both ranveer singh and shahid kapoor. girl power! 






15 women who smashed all stereotypes in bollywood


15 women who smashed all stereotypes in bollywooddecades of connecting bollywood celebrities with their fans.for over 6 decades, filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans with its exclusive interviews, classy photo shoots, insider stories, sneak peeks, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features. filmfare captures bollywood's biggest stars and divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best.cover price: rs. 60 per issue | periodicity: fortnightly | no. of issues yearly:26






bollywood rapid fire with sooraj pancholi


bollywood rapid fire with sooraj pancholihaving come from a family of actors, sooraj pancholi has been quite a film buff as far back as he can remember. reports are that he is going to star soon in a film being directed by remo d'souza. like all kids from bollywood families, sooraj grew up in and around the movies and was inevitably charmed enough to dream of a career in them. his first film hero with athiya shetty got lukewarm response from the audience but he has certainly made an identity for himself in the industry. here we ask the hunky actor some fun question about his early movie memories and fantasies as he attempts to make a mark in the industry.






bringing 'brand israel' to bollywood | india


during his visit to india, israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu chose to mark his last evening in the country with a special event for the indian film industry establishment. "bollywood shalom" was held in mumbai and bollywood stars like amitabh bachchan and actress aishwarya rai were in attendance.it ended with an oscar-style selfie and netanyahu's declaration: "we want bollywood in israel. we are putting our money where our mouth is."throughout his visit, netanyahu and the israeli delegation made it clear that they are trying to push the "anti-terror cooperation" narrative onto indian-israeli relations. in his address at the hyderabad house in new delhi, netanyahu said: "indians and israelis know too well the pain of terrorist attacks. we remember the horrific savagery in mumbai." i






bollywood superstar reflects on life, love, and making a living selling dreams


shah rukh khan is instantly recognizable to bollywood fans, but for those not lucky enough to know his work, you’re in for a treat.here, he visits the ted stage in vancouver to speak about his rise to the top of an industry in the business of selling dreams, as well as what he’s learned about humanity along the way.and, because i can’t resist, here’s the title track of kal ho naa ho, the first film in which i saw him.full story at ted.international stars. posted by kate rinsema






dulquer salmaan to kickstart shooting for his bollywood debut film in kochi next


dulquer salmaan to kickstart shooting for his bollywood debut film in kochi next weeksuperstar of malyalam cinema, dulquer salmaan is all geared up for his big bollywood debut. dulquer, who’s a heartthrob down south, will be seen wooing the audiences in a ronnie screwvala film which will also star irrfan. the film marks the directorial debut of akarsh khurana who has also been the dialogue writer for films like yeh jawaani hai deewani and 2 states. earlier a source informed about the untitled project, “it's a light-hearted comedy that will see dulquer and irrfan as friends on a road trip.”adding to the entire buzz, we now have a latest update for you regarding the film. insiders tell us that dulquer will start shooting for the film next week onwards in kochi. with this news, we can barely






in the stars: new john green novel coming in october


new york — john green fans, mark your calendar.the author of the million-selling "the fault in our stars" has a new novel coming oct. 10, dutton books announced thursday. the book is called "turtles all the way down" and tells of a 16-year girl in search of a missing billionaire as she struggles with mental illness. "turtles" is green's first book since "fault in our stars," which came out in 2012.in a statement issued through dutton, green said the new novel was both invented and personal in its taking on the theme of mental illness. green's other books include "paper towns" and "looking for alaska."






bollywood's best holi moments | filmfare.com


bollywood and the festival of holi go hand-in-hand. whether it be in real life or in movies, our bollywood stars celebrate holi in high spirits, with fun and frolic galore. the khans, the kapoors and the bachchans have all done it year after year with their legendary celebrations that are remembered even today. so we bring you some candid pictures from the biggest bollywood holi parties of the years gone by...15/21all comments (0) jeetendra, rakesh roshan, subhash ghai, raj kapoor






janhvi kapoor’s post-workout pictures will make you want to hit the gym right aw


sridevi and boney kapoor’s gorgeous daughter janhvi kapoor is all set to make her big bollywood debut opposite shahid kapoor’s younger brother ishaan khatter. the two will be seen in karan johar’s dhadak and stills from their film are already making headlines on the internet. the film is a remake of marathi film sairat which was a huge blockbuster. while janhvi has already started shooting for the film, looks like she wants to give enough time to her everyday workout schedule.we spotted the young actress outside her gym looking stunning as ever. just like mom sridevi, janhvi too is great at making heads turn – thanks to those good looks. do tell us if you too are liking her gym outfit in the comments below.check out her pictures here.






rakesh roshan completes 50 years in bollywood


rakesh roshan completes 50 years in bollywooddecades of connecting bollywood celebrities with their fans.for over 6 decades, filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans with its exclusive interviews, classy photo shoots, insider stories, sneak peeks, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features. filmfare captures bollywood's biggest stars and divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best.cover price: rs. 60 per issue | periodicity: fortnightly | no. of issues yearly:26






jughead and archie heading to india to be a bollywood film


new york — archie, jughead, betty and veronica are getting very far away from riverdale. they're going to bollywood.archie comics and graphic india say they're teaming up to create a bollywood-style live-action film that reimagines the american suburban perpetual teens as indian characters.the companies are touting the film as the first international comic to be translated for indian screens. no release date was announced.graphic india leader sharad devarajan says archie comics have long been embraced by indians and "now it's time to take them fully into bollywood in an exciting new twist of a story."the freckle-faced archie first appeared in comic form in 1941 and went on to become an icon of wholesomeness. the characters are currently part of the cw's series "riverdale."






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decades of connecting bollywood celebrities with their fans.for over 6 decades, filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans with its exclusive interviews, classy photo shoots, insider stories, sneak peeks, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features. filmfare captures bollywood's biggest stars and divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best.cover price: rs. 60 per issue | periodicity: fortnightly | no. of issues yearly:26






“a film with shah rukh khan would be quite cool” - ed sheeran


“a film with shah rukh khan would be quite cool” - ed sheeranlast week we saw global sensation ed sheeran grooving with the who’s who of bollywood at farah khan’s welcome bash. the pictures of the big night splashed all across social media for obvious reasons. the shape of you star swept his fans off their feet with his magical show and if that wasn’t enough, the singer expressed his wish to collaborate with bollywood superstar king khan aka shah rukh khan.grammy winner ed sheeran told a leading daily, “bollywood is bright and colourful. a film with shah rukh khan would be quite cool.” he added,“i have seen bollywood films such as ‘2 states’, heard some songs and seen some actors. i would love to do something in bollywood… may be with shah rukh khan. it will be something in their (bollywoo






sidharth malhotra to star in the hindi remake of kannada film kirik party


sidharth malhotra is one busy man these days. the actor is currently promoting his upcoming film aiyaary, which co-stars manoj bajpayee and rakul preet singh in lead roles.and now, as per reports, sidharth will be starring in the remake of the super hit kannada film kirik party. the film will have sid playing the role of a student once again after his debut in student of the year. confirming the same, a source told, “sidharth has had meetings with producer ajay kapoor, who holds the remake rights of kirik party, and loved his part. he is yet to sign on the dotted line but is looking forward to start work on this one.”helmed by rishabh shetty, kirik party was a romantic comedy, which starred rakshit shetty and rashmika mandanna in lead roles. the film was a story of first year engineering s






bollywood star salman khan sentenced to five years for poaching


new delhi—bollywood superstar salman khan was sentenced to five years in prison by an indian court on thursday for killing two rare antelopes nearly two decades ago.mr. khan was found guilty by the court in jodhpur of hunting two blackbucks while working on a film in the state of rajasthan in 1998.his co-stars in the movie—saif ali khan,...






shubh mangal saavdhan and baadshaho win the box-office


shubh mangal saavdhan and baadshaho win the box-officeit's been a good weekend for bollywood as the two big releases baadshaho and shubh mangal saavdhan have managed to make a decent mark at the box-office. while ajay devgn's baadshaho's opening day collections was recorded to be rs 12.03 crore, the movie managed to increase its collection figures on saturday. director milan luthria's heist drama minted a good rs 15.60 crore on saturday, adding up to a total amount of rs 27.63 crore. the film also stars ileana d'cruz, emraan hashmi, esha gupta, sanjay mishra and vidyut jammwal.speaking of filmmaker rs prasanna's shubh mangal saavdhan, starring ayushmann khurrana and bhumi pednekar, the film has made a total collection of rs 8.27 crore at the box-office in these two days of its release. the