Actress Portia de Rossi defended Ellen DeGeneres on Monday after a social media campaign called for the talk show host to step down following reports of a hostile work environment for employees on set.

Broadway actress Ruthie Ann Miles, who tragically lost her daughter and unborn child two years ago, is pregnant.

Actress Parineeti Chopra on Sunday paid homage to all the brave doctors and healthcare workers who are putting their lives on the line to care for the COVID-19 patients.

Julie Walters, one of Britain’s most famous actresses, said she had undergone surgery to remove 30 cm (12 inches) of her colon and taken a course of chemotherapy after being diagnosed with stage three bowel cancer.

Age has proved to be no bar for some top Hollywood celebrity couples including Leonardo DiCaprio and his actress girlfriend Camila Morrone.

Ann Crumb, a Tony Award-nominated actress who originated the role of Rose Vibert in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Aspects of Love,” has died. She was 69.

Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as “Julia,” has died. She was 84.

Actress Felicity Huffman, the first parent sentenced in a wide-ranging U.S. college admissions cheating scandal, was given a 14-day prison term on Friday and made a somber apology in federal court for paying to rig her daughter’s entrance exam.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Veteran actress Subhadra Adhikari has passed away at the age of 73 on Saturday morning.

Indian actress Vidya Sinha dies at 71

August 15, 2019 17:33 pm

Film and television actress Vidya Sinha, who was known for her roles in films like Pati Patni Aur Woh and Chhoti Si Baat, died on Thursday at the age of 71.

The Uttar Pradesh Police on Thursday visited the Mumbai residence of Sonakshi Sinha in an apparent attempt to reach out to the Bollywood actor.

Disney's cable network Freeform issued an open letter to the critics who feel a black woman should not play princess Ariel in the live-action remake of 'The Little Mermaid.' This came after Disney's announcement of casting child actor Halle Bailey as princess Ariel, following which fans and followers called out the company against the idea.

Karen Mok may be currently performing on what she says will be her final concert tour but the Hong Kong-born actress and singer has no plans to retire just yet, setting her sights on bringing Broadway-style musicals to China.

Award-winning actor Zaira Wasim on Sunday announced her "disassociation" from the field of acting, saying she was not happy with the line of work as it interfered with her faith and religion.

KATHMANDU, June 28: Better late than never indeed. Former bonded laborer (kamlari)) turned lawmaker Shanta Chaudhary and actress Karishma Manadhar have both passed the Secondary Education Examinations (SEE), according to the results published Thursday. Chaudhary is 35 and Manandhar 46.

Coming back home after 16 years…

January 5, 2019 21:17 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Amrita Acharia, the British actress of Nepali origin is in Nepal. The ‘Game of Thrones’ actress, Acharia, was seen interacting with the rescued children at Godavari-based organization ‘Chorachori’, where trafficked Nepali children from various parts of India, are rescued and sheltered.

LOS ANGELES, Oct 21: Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

5 things about Sirjana Subba

October 1, 2018 10:15 am

Sirjana Subba was pursuing a career in modern dance until she found herself engaged in the theaters in 2006. She found fame when she made a leap into the silver screen, where she portrayed key characters in ‘Aawaaj’, ‘Loot’, and ‘Loot 2’. Her performance in ‘Dying Candle’ is among her most notable works. For her influential role in Dying Candle, she bagged the Best Actress award in Kamana Film Award (2017).

NEW ORLEANS, July 9: Actress, singer and producer Sheryl Lee Ralph is a triple threat in the entertainment industry but was honored during this weekend’s Essence Festival for something entirely different — her activism.

LOS ANGELES, June 8: A day after Stormy Daniels accused her former lawyer of being a “puppet” for President Donald Trump, the attorney countersued the porn star and her new attorney for defamation and accused Trump’s personal attorney of illegally recording their telephone calls.

CHICAGO, March 25: Actress DuShon Monique Brown, who played a secretary in the NBC show “Chicago Fire,” has died at age 49.

LOS ANGELES, March 13: An adult film actress who said she had sex with President Donald Trump offered Monday to return the $130,000 she was paid for agreeing not to discuss the alleged relationship.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: German actress of Russian birth and Ambassador for Plan International Germany, Emilia Schüele recently visited communities in Makwanpur district to understand the lives of Nepali girls and their situation.

LOS ANGELES, Dec 29: Rose Marie, the wisecracking Sally Rogers of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and a show business lifer who began as a bobbed-hair child star in vaudeville and worked for nearly a century in theater, radio, TV and movies, died Thursday. She was 94.

LOS ANGELES, Dec 26: Actress Heather Menzies-Urich, who played one of the singing von Trapp children in the hit 1965 film, “The Sound of Music,” has died. She was 68.

LONDON, Nov 27:  Actress, humanitarian campaigner, lifestyle blogger — and, next spring, a royal.

NEW DELHI, Nov 21: A member of India’s Hindu nationalist ruling party offered 100 million rupees ($1.5 million) to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of an unreleased Bollywood film “Padmavati” rumored to depict a relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler.

Actress Koirala walks on Nepali ramp

November 15, 2017 16:23 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Actress Manisha Koirala has walked down on Nepali ramp as showstopper. Koirala was the showstopper at Classic Diamond Timeless Paragon Jewellery Fashion Show held at Heritage Plaza, Sanepa on Tuesday.

LOS ANGELES, Oct 24: Actress Famke Janssen, who originally essayed the role of Jean Grey in most of the ‘X-Men’ franchise films, blames Hollywood's sexism for her exit from the series. "I didn't give up, they gave up on me. There's a big difference," Janssen told usmagazine.com. She cited ageism and sexism as the reasons of her exit.

Actress Manadhar misses voting

May 14, 2017 16:40 pm

KATHMANDU, May 14: Actress Karishma Manadhar has missed from casting her vote in the local level election on Sunday.

LOS ANGELES, March 30: Emma Watson is all set to become the highest earning female celebrity in Hollywood.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Singer Komal Oli and Nepali cine artist Rekha Thapa have been elected as Central Committee members of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) with popular votes through the general convention.

LAHORE, Feb 20:  Indian media reported that a popular film actress Bhavana was gang raped in the Southern state Kerala of India. She had left her home for recording and was subjected to this inhumane act in the way.

Oscar-winner Meryl Streep has responded to the President Donald Trump’s recent labelling of her as “over-rated” following her Golden Globes speech, saying “yes, I’m the most overrated and over decorated actress”.

'Batman' actress Francine York no more

January 7, 2017 14:01 pm

Actress Francine York, who had more than 150 television and film credits, is dead. She was 80.

Actress Sarita Lamichhane entering NC

December 20, 2016 12:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Nepali film artists including actress Sarita Lamichhane are entering Nepali Congress (NC).

Twinkle Khanna is all set to make her comeback to Bollywood but there’s a catch. The actress-turned-author is all set to produce her first feature film which will be directed by R Balki and feature her actor husband Akshay Kumar opposite Sonam Kapoor.

Actress Rekha Thapa joins RPP

December 12, 2016 13:57 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Famous actress Rekha Thapa has joined the Rastriya Prajatantra Party on Monday.

MUMBAI, Dec 5: Shoojit Sircar's critically-acclaimed Pink bagged as many as four awards, including for the Best Film, at the 23rd Star Screen Awards 2016 here on Sunday.

US actress Evan Rachel Wood, who plays one of the leading characters in the new hit TV series “Westworld,” has spoken out about being raped twice in an open letter she posted on Twitter.

LONDON, Sept 31: Britain's Prince Harry is reportedly seeing American actress Meghan Markle, who is best known for her role on TV drama "Suits".

An adult film actress on Saturday became the latest woman to accuse Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances, saying the Republican presidential candidate offered her $10,000 to come to his hotel room alone.

South Indian actress Sonu Gowda, aka Shruthi Ramakrishna, is the latest actor to fall prey to a cyber-attack. The private photos of the actor, which were making the rounds online, were recently aired on some news channels, putting her in a very stressful situation.

MUMBAI, July 30: Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has made her different league now and also has created a great balance between her commercial success and critical acclaim. Deepika Padukone has now left Priyanka Chopra, Alia bhatt, Kareena Kapoor and Katrina Kaif behind in the terms of being paid.

KATHMANDU, July 15: Kollywood actress Richa Sharma has donated Rs 100,000 to Dhurmus-Suntali foundation for the construction of Giranchaur Ekikrit Basti.