Frame Your Idea (FYI) at FICCI FRAMES 2019, which recently concluded, created even greater access to content producers for those with a creative spark and the burning desire to achieve success in celluloid but having no access to makers. During the … Continue reading Frame Your Idea | FICCI FRAMES 2019
On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2019, a talk on the “Role of Women in India” was held at Films Division, Mumbai. The talk was organised by Films Division, in collaboration with FICCI FLO, an all-India organisation for women. “Films Division is a department under … Continue reading Films Divison Mumbai celebrates International Women’s Day 2019
The second edition of the enTTech (The Entertainment Technology Show) 2019, concluded today, at the Hotel Sahara Star, Mumbai. The market, spread over two days (march 4-6, 2019) saw a matchmaking between international delegates and their Indian counterparts. Continue reading “SEPC hosted ‘enTTech 2019’ concludes its b2b show with over 30 countries in attendance”
This month on ‘Talk Asia’, CNN meets Bollywood’s top actor, Saif Ali Khan. In an honest yet endearing discussion with CNN’s Anna Coren in Mumbai, the 48-year-old actor opens up about his 25-year old Bollywood career, exploring newer platforms like Netflix and raising his son Taimur in the media spotlight with his Bollywood superstar wife Kareena Kapoor.
Khan also speaks about his relationship with his late father Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and his thoughts on inter-faith marriage in today’s day and age. He vividly reminisces about his growing up years where he describes himself as “unpredictable, rebellious and non-traditional”
India’s top TV Jodi, Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya and Vivek Dahiya were invited as Guest of Honor at the glamour launch of CLUB ESTELLA at Runwal Elegante. Sandeep Runwal, MD Of Runwal group was seen welcoming the couple.
In recent times, Runwal Elegante has become a landmark development in the buzzing Lokhandwala neighborhood which is home to several Bollywood and other influencers in the western suburbs. Club Estella was launched to offer high-end facilities exclusively to its resident members. Continue reading “‘Club Estella’ inaugurated by Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya, Vivek Dahiya and Sandeep Runwal of Runwal Group”
It’s a wrap up for Abhishek Saxena’s rom-com film Saroj Ka Rishta starring Sanah Kapur, Gaurav, Randeep Rai and Kumud Mishra in the lead.
Since the films announcement last month, the film has been garnering a lot of publicity for various reasons. After an immensely hard-cutting and laborious 27 days of non-stop shooting in the locales of Mawana and Ghaziabad the film wraps up its schedule.
Sagarika Ghatge announced her wedding to the ace cricketer, Zaheer Khan, in November, 2017, post which she took a little time off from her acting career. Soon she will be seen playing a middle-class housewife in her upcoming Marathi movie, … Continue reading Hockey to Football, Sagarika Ghatge makes a comeback with a marathi movie focusing on sports
Shatika – The undraped, produced by Aditya Bharadwaj (Y-Star Cine & Television Pvt Ltd) & directed by debutante Sritama Dutta, Ashwini Pakhrot being the cinematographer is a gripping short film about a beggar girl who is making ends meet to keep the smile on her mother’s face intact & ends up in issues related to HIV Aids.
The Mumbai auditions for fbb Colours Miss India 2018, co-powered by Sephora and Rajnigandha Pearls to be held at fbb store on 6th May.
India’s most exciting, glamorous and sought after beauty pageant is underway and ends its talent hunt in Mumbai at fbb / Big Bazaar at Infinity Mall, Malad.
With a new and improvised format, Miss India this year in its 55th edition tours all 30 states of the nation and to crown 30 state representatives who will then compete for the coveted Miss India crown.
Mumbai-based Dadasaheb Phalke Foundation honored the celebs for their contribution towards the growth and development of Indian Cinema and television.
It was a starry affair and Meet bros aka Manmeet & Harmeet Singh, Bollywood Music Director duo bagged the ‘Dada Saheb Phalke International Film Festival 2018’ award for best performers live on stage.
Aditya Narayan joins in the celebration of Jayas Kumar’s surprise birthday party.
Jayas Kumar (popularly known as Chote Bhagwan) was one of the favorite contestant in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, lil champs 2017 while he was 5 years old. He was winning hearts for his innocence and talent that he holds within, especially when he sang ‘Channa Mereya’ on the stage.
Over the last few years, social media has taken center-stage as the primary platform for networking and showcasing one’s body of work. Becoming an influencer has emerged as a craft of the digital age. A lot of creative mind from diverse fields like cinema, fitness, lifestyle, sports and activism are sharpening their social media skills every day and raising the bar.
Shriya Pilgaonkar who made her Bollywood debut as Shahrukh Khan’s love interest in Fan, has now joined the cast of Anubhav Sinha’s next film – ‘Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai’. Commenting on her next film the pretty actress said, “Yes, We’ve begun filming in Lucknow. It’s an outstanding script written by Anubhav Sir and I am super excited to work with these powerhouse performers who have been on my wish list of actors to work with. It’s a dream team for sure .” The film also stars Richa Chadha, Pankaj Tripathi, Saurabh Shukla, Vinay Pathak, Manoj Pahwa and … Continue reading Shriya Pilgaonkar in Anubhav Sinha’s next.
Actress Hina Khan has become the top name when it comes to fashion in the telly industry as the actress’s appearances on the red carpet are being loved by fans and fashion critics alike. The actress after winning the most stylish award at the HT awards recently has been a common sighting on the fashion ramps. After walking the ramp for Osaa By Adarsh at Lakme Fashion Week, the actress was seen in an Indian avatar at the Dubai Fashion League walking for designer Arpitha Raj.
A sports fanatic and fitness guru, Akshay Kumar has always been an advocate of sports being an important discipline.
Ace Director and Indian Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt who is known for his work in films, television and the digital space, adds another feather to his hat. Vikram Bhatt is all set to launch his own video on-demand app and his production house ‘Loneranger’ will produce content for this mobile platform.
LONERANGER Productions Pvt. Ltd was established in 2016 to venture into the digital space and instantly gained success because of the popular series produced under the banner such as Gehraiyaan, Maya, Twisted. The production house since its establishment has produced web content and films for digital space, via YouTube and also outsourced content for the Viu application.
In January 2017, VB on the Web, a YouTube platform to showcase the content was commenced and found instant success amongst the audiences with the shows, which were released on the platform. Now taking their digital endeavors further Vikram Bhatt is all set to launch his own ‘VB-Theatre on the web’ app on 27th January 2018 that also marks his birthday.
Delhi based NGO ‘Going To School’ under the platform of ‘Scrappy Kids’ launched India’s first children News Service called the Scrappy News Service on November 14th. The Scrappy News Service was launched on social video platform YouTube. Its grand launch in Mumbai had many noted guests and celebrities attend the event. The launch witnessed the presence of actor/ producer Dia Mirza and actor/producer Jackky Bhagnani who were seen interacting with the kids from the Scrappy News Service at the launch. The Scrappy newsrooms built completely out of scrap cater to the Children’s Scrappy News Service, a makeshift news service and news-talk-game show run … Continue reading India’s First Children News Service’s Grand Launch in Mumbai
The first release date announcement poster of Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s much-awaited film Monsoon Shootout was released yesterday and was well received by all. Now the makers of the film have released a crisp yet gripping teaser of the film. Directed by the award winning director of the short film Bypass, Amit Kumar, Monsoon Shootout stars Nawazuddin Siddique and Vijay Verma in the lead roles. The teaser intercuts between shots of crime and action scenes, giving us the peek into what the film is about. With a gripping line – which says “Ganghor toofani baarish se khatarnak Kya ho sakta hai… Bin … Continue reading Teaser of Nawazuddin Siddique’s Monsoon Shootout will have you completely gripped !
After two weeks of celebrations and good cinema showcased, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, 2017 concluded. It began on 10th of August amidst great fanfare celebrating Diversity as the theme for the year, the festival had acclaimed Lipstick Under My Burkha as the opening film and closed with the critically acclaimed romance drama, Shab. The film stars versatile actress Raveena Tandon and newcomer Ashish Bisht along with Sanjay Suri, Simon Frenay amongst others. Shab is directed by seasoned director Onir and produced by Sanjay Suri and Onir. The film earned rave reviews globally and Raveena Tandon’s performance was … Continue reading Raveena Tandon’s Shab closes the Indian Film Festival, Melbourne 2017
Is Bollywood in trouble? Will Hollywood and Regional take over? Is Indian Cinema in any kind of trouble? Piracy, high pricing of tickets at multiplexes. lack of cinema screens and new movies being broadcasted on television three months after release have reduced the number of footfalls in the cinemas considerably and was making it difficult to raise the market share. However, there is good news yet ! The emergence of digital platforms has opened new vistas for monetization for movies. Even though regional cinema is being aggressively promoted by state governments by way of various sops, Bollywood can benefit if we could raise the TV … Continue reading FICCI FRAMES-2017 – Lack of cinema screens, piracy, high ticket prices at multiplexes & new movies on TV reducing the number of footfalls in cinemas houses
The 1st edition of India Intimate Fashion Week (IIFW), conceptualised to bring together the Indian intimate apparel industry is set to emerge as the largest platform for intimate fashion. The landmark event will bring together leading premium Indian and International Lingerie Brands, Lingerie Designers, Lingerie E-Commerce, Lingerie Stylists and Experts, Next-Gen Lingerie Talents, Intimate Wear Bloggers, Sponsors and numerous unique visitors from diverse fields under one roof. India’s first fashion week (IIFW) dedicated to showcasing the Lingerie and Intimate wear apparel category in India has announced its event dates . The 1st edition of the coveted fashion extravaganza, IIFW is … Continue reading Mumbai to host first ever India Intimate Fashion Week !
This Valentine’s Day Leading Jewelers of the World (LJOW) launched an exciting and exquisite Season of Love Diamond Jewellery collection exclusively at Shoppers Stop’s outlets in Mumbai. The collection of stylish and lightweight designs in gold and diamonds was unveiled at a fashion show this evening at Shopper’s Stop, In Orbit Mall, Malad. Each piece looks large and solid, but is actually extremely light and easy to wear. The secret? Hollow interiors that are not apparent to the viewer due to special techniques used in crafting. Stylish and lightweight, the pieces are also extremely affordable. The famous fashion designer Nidhi … Continue reading Singer Amika Shail and Actor Dishank Arora launch new season of Diamond Jewellery for LJOW !
“No Shave November” a campaign with a cause, a movement which is all about saving money from no shaving & the proceedings to be donated to NGO “Access Life Foundation” The cause is initiated by MonishChandan, a famous blogger from Mumbai who deeply supports the cause and feels the need to give back to the society in a constructive way. This event aims to help cancer patients and amplifies understanding that one out of ten households has a cancer victim or a survivor. Due to the fast paced & changing lifestyles, there is an ever increasing case of cancer in our society. To take this initiative forward, an event was organized on 3rd December at Punjab Grill, Andheri West. A panel discussion was held … Continue reading ‘No Shave November’ campaign to benefit cancer patient.
L.G Production, Sadanand (Pappu) Lad & Ankur Films announces 5 film, 5 shows in 5 theatres coming February 2017. Marathi film industry comes with a first and bringing you this festival is L.G Production, Sadanand (Pappu) Lad & Ankur Films who have taken the challenge to produce ‘DHURAPI’, ‘SAVAL’, ‘KUMBHARWADA DONGARI’, ‘SWAMI’, ‘EK CUTTING CHAI 1/2’ at a single time. 26th February, on the occasion of Mr. Sadanand (Pappu) Lad’s birthday, 5 films are coming to win your hearts in February. These various topics and classic masterpieces are coming in the theatres near you 1) The film ‘DHURAPI’ Produce By … Continue reading L G Production to release 5 marathi film on a single day in February 2017.
There is a buzz around the soon to release ‘ YOG YATRA ‘, a biopic on the life of Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev and his close friend Acharya Balkrishna. In this film you will find Baba Ramdev donning the actor’s garb shooting, rehearsals, riding the bike enacting his life journey of before being acknowledged as the Yoga Guru and becoming a global icon. The promo has already garnered great excitement and curiosity among the business and film industry for the nature of its biopic. It is a 90-minutes film, but very meticulously showcases the life and evolution of Baba Ramdev and how … Continue reading Kaveta Chaudhry directs Baba Ramdev in Yog Yatra. To air on Sony TV 1st, May
Rambo Circus opens The International Circus Festival – Season IV, judged by Celebrity Diva Sanjana Kapoor and Prithivi Theatre’s Kunal Kapoor. The acts are also open for public voting. The whole circus camp at Rambo was alive with a flurry of activities, their favourite mentors from the Kapoor family were to visit to judge the new season of the International Circus Festival. Most of the artists who double up as operations in-charge were busy setting things in order at the camp right until the bell rang for the show to begin. Then it’s a quick change into the costume and … Continue reading Sanjana Kapoor & brother Kunal Kapoor judge The International Circus Festival at Rambo Circus !
Nachiket Barve, ace fashion designer tells you how to in his ‘Master Class’ exclusively on #LakmeSchoolOfStyle If it has been that perpetual dilemma for you about what to wear for your best friend’s wedding, you need not worry anymore, thanks to Ace Fashion Designer Nachiket Barve. The fabric master when it comes to female dressing is here on #LakmeSchoolOfStyle (India’s first and only video fashion magazine) with an exclusive ‘Master Class’ for you wherein he reveals four fabulous ways of sizzling yourself at your best friend’s wedding! How to Dress For Your Best Friend’s Wedding by Nachiket Barve. Lakmé School … Continue reading #FAME : makes way for the heart stopper this wedding season !
Noted Actor Shashi Kapoor made a rare appearance to see the special show of Rambo Circus and its troupe of international artists in the indoor theatre of Prithivi. This show was part of the Children’s week celebrations by Rambo Circus. Davron Majidov, who is participating in the International Circus Festival from Russia, clearly was awed by the Kapoors and went up to Shashi Kapoor to take his blessings. “ I have been a fan of Mr Raj Kapoor who is very respected back in Russia, so it’s a great honour for me to perform today in front of the Late … Continue reading Noted actor Shashi Kapoor visits Rambo’s International Circus Festival
#Fame showcases a slew of exclusive Diwali content. #Fame has spectrum of special content lined up – From mouthwatering festival recipes shared by Celebrated VJ Maria Goretti to smart ideas to refurbish homes in the festive season, from Diwali style tips by India’s leading fashion bloggers to hilarious festive gags by Sikander Sidhu, one of India’s leading upcoming comics. #fame is available to consumers across platforms and devices including YouTube, Facebook, WeChat, Daily Motion. #fame Diwali programming includes: Food: Be it some mouthwatering Jalebis or delicious Yogurt Minty Chicken, Maria Goretti, a gastronomic expert, showcases on how one needs just … Continue reading #FAME – a talent led digital entertainment network LIGHTS UP DIWALI WITH A SLEW OF CONTENT
Debutant Rajeev Anand romances the Hot n Sexy Veena Mallik in 3D Horror Mumbai 125 kms Continue reading 3D Horror Mumbai 125 kms to release this August starring Veena Mallik, Rajeev Anand. Directed by Hemant Madhukar