Shraddha Kapoor gets youth icon tag at IFFI
Actress Shraddha Kapoor on Tuesday was felicitated with Youth Icon of NextGen of Indian Cinema accolade at the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here.
Neither backed 'Padmavati' ban nor those against it: Amarinder
Rejecting suggestions of supporting a ban on the movie 'Padmavati', Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday decried attempts by some vested interests to misinterpret his statement on the issue.
Don't judge film without seeing it: Subhash Ghai on 'Padmavati'Bollywood's 'showman' Subhash Ghai has extended support to Sanjay Leela Bhansali, saying he is entitled to "cinematic liberty" and that it is wrong for his detractors to pass an opinion without seeing a film.
Fukrey 2 preponed to Dec 8 amid Padmavati row
"Fukrey 2" was on Tuesday preponed to its original date of December 8 after "Padmavati" was removed from its December 1 release date.
IFFI Director refuses to comment on 'S Durga'
International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Director Sunit Tandon on Tuesday refused to comment on the Kerala High Court's direction to screen Malayalam film "S Durga" at the ongoing 48th IFFI, saying it would not be appropriate for him to do so.
Biopic soon on rasogolla's inventor
A biopic on celebrated sweetmaker Nobin Chandra Das, regarded as the inventor of rasogolla, is in the works, its makers said on Tuesday.
I stand by 'Padmavati', Bhansali: Ranveer Singh
Actor Ranveer Singh, one of the three lead actors of "Padmavati", on Tuesday said he stands by the movie and its director Sanjay Leela Bhansali "200 per cent" amidst the ongoing controversy over its alleged content.
Chouhan should apologise for banning Padmavati: Rajesh Joshi
Award winning poet and author of the verse anthology 'Do Panktiyon Ke Beech' (Between Two Lines) Rajesh Joshi has questioned the Madhya Pradesh government's decision to ban the movie "Padmavati" and has demanded an aplogy from the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for his attack on the freedom of expression.
Threats to Bhansali, Deepika wrong: Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said those who have threatened "Padmavati" director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and actress Deepika Padukone are wrong.
Right to freedom should be protected: 'S Durga' actor
"S Durga" actor Kannan Nair is happy the movie will be screened at the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). He says a lesson learnt is that the right to freedom needs to be protected.
India has brilliant talent, but they get no chance: Majidi
India's film industry should ensure that the country's young talent is not stifled, renowned Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi said here on Tuesday.
Aditya Chopra the only person I don't lie to: Karan Johar
Filmmaker Karan Johar, who has been in the industry for around two decades, says the only person he doesn't lie to is filmmaker Aditya Chopra.
Proud of Sanal for believing in 'S Durga': Apurva Asrani
Film writer and editor Apurva Asrani on Tuesday said he is proud that filmmaker Sanal Kumar Sasidharan believed in his movie "S Durga" and fought for justice in having it screened at the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
'Padmavati' row: Haryana BJP leader booked for offering bounty
A Haryana BJP leader was booked on Tuesday for threatening to behead Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and actress Deepika Padukone over their movie "Padmavati" and for standing firm by his announcement of a Rs 10 crore reward for it.
Saqib working with Salman's trainer for 'Race 3'
Actor Saqib Saleem says he is training with superstar Salman Khan's trainer Rakesh Udiyar for his upcoming film "Race 3".