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Sebastian Stan, Edgar Ramirez to join the cast of '355'

May 15, 2019 09:00 AM

Actors Sebastian Stan and Edgar Ramirez will be joining the crew of "355", directed by Simon Kinberg.

UN experts urge 'financial isolation' of Myanmar military

May 14, 2019 18:30 PM

GENEVA, May 14: Myanmar's military commanders should be financially "isolated" and brought to trial to face charges of war crimes and genocide against the Rohingya minority, UN investigators said Tuesday.

S Korean court to rule on K-pop star Seungri's arrest

May 14, 2019 17:45 PM

South Korean pop star Seungri arrived at court Tuesday to await a decision on whether he should be arrested over charges including prostitution in a snowballing sex scandal.

Rami Malek in talks for Warner Bros' 'Little Things'

May 14, 2019 17:01 PM

Oscar Rami Malek is in negotiations to board Denzel Washington-starrer cop thriller ‘Little Things’.

George Clooney advised Ben Affleck to not take up Batman role

May 14, 2019 16:05 PM

George Clooney knows a thing or two about the perils of taking on a fan-favorite role, which is why he suggested his good friend Ben Affleck to turn down the offer to play Batman on screen. The 58-year-old actor famously took up the role for 1997's ‘Batman & Robin’ but he failed to deliver on the expectations of fans with the film proving to be a major critical and commercial failure.

Werner Herzog to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at European Film Awards

May 14, 2019 15:13 PM

Veteran filmmaker Werner Herzog will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 European Film Awards.

More than 1 mln people in Gaza may not have enough food by June: UNRWA

May 14, 2019 14:30 PM

UNITED NATIONS, May 14: The UN Palestinian refugee agency, UNRWA, warned on Monday that its ability to continue providing food to more than 1 million Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip will be severely challenged, if it cannot secure at least an additional 60 million U.S. dollars by June.

Queen’s Brian May: We still haven’t earned a penny from ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

May 14, 2019 13:11 PM

Bohemian Rhapsody has been one of the biggest cultural phenomenons of the decade, winning multiple Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards, and grossing over $900 million worldwide. Despite its massive success, Queen guitarist Brian May says the band hasn’t earned a penny from the film.

Shahid hopes 'Kabir Singh' gets U/A certificate

May 14, 2019 12:06 PM

Actor Shahid Kapoor is hopeful that his film ‘Kabir Singh’, which chronicles the life of a self-destructive surgeon, gets a U/A certificate from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). The remake of hit Telugu film ‘Arjun Reddy’, the film chronicles a surgeon who goes berserk after his ex-lover marries someone else.

'De De Pyaar De' not about two women vying for man: Tabu

May 14, 2019 10:06 AM

Actor Tabu says her upcoming film ‘De De Pyaar De’ explores various facets of a relationship and is not a story where two women are vying for the love of a man. Directed by Akiv Ali, ‘De De Pyaar De’ also features Ajay Devgn and Rakul Preet Singh.

Pakistan reaches agreement with IMF for 6 bln USD package over 3 years

May 13, 2019 13:12 PM

ISLAMABAD, May 13: The Pakistani government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have reached an agreement on a bailout package for Pakistan; international media reported.

London Indian Film Festival marks 10th anniversary, Ayushmann's 'Article 15' opening film

May 13, 2019 13:00 PM

The annual London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) announced its 10th anniversary line-up on Sunday, with the world premiere of Anubhav Sinha's "Article 15" opening the gala on June 20.

Amitabh Bachchan's look from Rumi Jafry's 'Chehre' out

May 13, 2019 12:05 PM

The first look of Amitabh Bachchan from an upcoming film 'Chehre' was released on Sunday. Indian film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share Bachchan's look from the sets.

Saturday Night Live turns into a courtroom for Jonas Brothers

May 13, 2019 10:00 AM

The recent 'Saturday Night Live' episode turned into a courtroom for Jonas Brothers, as they took part in a parody called Judge's Court.

Vin Diesel pens down a heartfelt post for 'Avenger' co-star Robert Downey Jr

May 13, 2019 09:00 AM

Expressing his love for 'Avenger' star Robert Downey Jr, Vin Diesel penned a heartfelt tribute to the actor, referring to him as "Bobby" in his post on Instagram.

Actor Channing Tatum takes up art

May 12, 2019 20:36 PM

Actor Channing Tatum acts, dances and also indulges in art. He took to social media to show off his sketches.

Arjun Kapoor: We can't just be entertainers

May 12, 2019 20:19 PM

Actor Arjun Kapoor says 'India's Most Wanted' is a film he is proud to be a part of as he believes artistes must go beyond mere entertainment and tell stories that matter to the people.

Megadeth begins pre-production for new album

May 12, 2019 18:28 PM

Megadeth has been in writing mode for their 16th full-length album for a while now and while it had been suggested the band was targeting a 2019 release, David Ellefson recently said that probably won't happen.

When will Priyanka Chopra have a baby? Here's what she has to say

May 12, 2019 13:00 PM

After making a striking appearance at the Met Gala 2019 in New York, Priyanka Chopra Jonas opened up about starting a family with her husband and singer Nick Jonas.

Oscar winners Robert De Niro, Tommy Lee Jones, Morgan Freeman team up for 'The Comeback Trail'

May 12, 2019 11:00 AM

Ace actor trio, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Tommy Lee Jones have teamed up for George Gallo's action-comedy 'The Comeback Tail'.