“Slumdog” child dreams of becoming a Bollywood star

MUMBAI (Reuters Life!) – Rubina Ali is already a Hollywood star, and now the 9-year-old “Slumdog Millionaire” actress, who lives in a one-room shack with her family in a Mumbai slum, has her eyes firmly set on Bollywood. Her dream has been whetted by the clamorous media attention and glitzy … Read more

Pakistan cinema owners anxious about India spat

Pakistani teenager Mohammed Salim joins the crowd waiting at one of Karachi’s cinemas to see the blockbuster Indian thriller Ghajini — Bollywood’s biggest grossing movie ever. The action movie starring Aamir Khan and based on the Hollywood film Memento spins a complex tale of a man with amnesia who tattoos … Read more

Partying is not my thing – Deepika Padukone

Q. You have a phenomenal 2009 ahead of you and life seems too good to be true. But did you have any resolutions this New Year’s eve? A. No resolutions really, every year I hope that the following year is as exciting as the previous year and I am very … Read more

SRK invited to 66th Golden Globe Awards

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be the first Indian star to present an award at the Golden Globe, this Sunday at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. Music maestro A R Rahman is also in the running for the Best Original Score for the Internationally One of the best music … Read more

Ghajini in court again

It’s arguably the biggest box office hit of 2008 but the recently released Ghajini is kicking up quite a storm. A storm that has ended it up in the Bombay High Court. According to the petitioner Pratibha Nathani, the Aamir Khan starrer is sending out a wrong message. She says … Read more

Shahrukh to walk the red carpet; give away one of the Golden Globes

Bollywood is all set to make its presence strongly felt at this year’s Golden Globes. AR Rahman is already a top contender for the Best Musical Score for ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ and now news has it that Shah Rukh may become the first Indian actor to present an award at the … Read more

Hollywood has tough competition to Bollywood in 2009

NEW DELHI: Although Bollywood has an array of big-ticket films lined up for release in 2009, Hollywood could prove tough competition with an assorted platter of movies to woo Indian audiences, including “Changeling”, “Slumdog Millionaire” and “Seven Pounds”. Bollywood films usually have an upper hand over international films in India, … Read more

Will Smith eyeing Bollywood project

14790062_willsmith_nov0408_225x300.jpgHollywood actor Will Smith is determined to fulfill his promise to star in a Bollywood movie. He has been taking advice from Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle, reports contactmusic.com. Boyle turned his hand to making a film in India with his latest project, which was shot in Mumbai and the … Read more

John Abraham is the sexiest

John Abraham is surely having the time of his life. While girls all over the country can’t stop drooling over his chiseled physique in the promos of Dostana, the actor has even managed to gain some popularity overseas. John is the only Indian to feature in the ’25 Sexiest Men’ … Read more