Bhangra has never been quite the same since Daler Mehndi's chart-busting debut song 'Bolo tara ra ra' released at the peak of the Indi-pop era in 1995. Not only did the track made bhangra discotheque-friendly by means of redefining what was considered a strictly folk genre, but also paved the way for successes such as 'Na na na re'(1997) and 'Tunak tunak tun' (1998).
Dibakar Banerjee, who is busy working on his film, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (DBB), talks about his most ambitious project.
They are both stars in their own right - while Aamir Khan has established himself as one of the biggest names in the industry, Ranbir Kapoor may well be on his way to superstardom. It's fascinating then to know about the the "bonding" between Aamir and Ranbir, the news of which a source close to the actors lets us in on.
Sukhwinder Singh's entry into Bollywood was crafted in a way dreams are made of. After an initial struggle, he got a chance to lend his voice to a song that continues to define him as a singer even today. Read On..
Remo Fernandes shot to fame in 1987, with his hit song, 'Jalwa'. The Goa-based singer went on to deliver chartbusters like 'Humma humma', 'Pyar to hona hi tha' and an album, 'O meri munni'. Then, he laid low for years till 'Maria pitache' in David happened. And now, he seems to be making a comeback of sorts with Luv U Soniyo and Kaizad Gustad's next.
Priyanka Chopra seems to be finally coming out of the emotional turmoil following her father's death last month. The 30-year-old actor-singer is upbeat about her latest song featuring Pitbull, Exotic, racing upto the top slot on iTunes India charts within merely two days of its release.
We speak to Akshay Kumar (he injured his foot while shooting for the tentatively titled Pistol) about precautions and safety on the sets.
In what is his third film in as many years, Ranveer Singh has managed to show a different side to him as an actor. In Lootera, he plays an intense lover, making us wonder if he's taking a leaf from his own life. After all, his love life is just as talked about as his career. Read On..
Speculation about actors Ranvir Shorey and Konkona Sen Sharma’s marriage falling apart has been rife for a long time. Recently, there was another report that claimed the two were living apart.
With two backto-back hits, Aashiqui 2 and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD), he has emerged as the new star on the block. But Aditya Roy Kapur - whose next is Yash Raj Films' yet untitled film (to be directed by Habib Faisal) with Parineeti Chopra - is in no hurry to sign more films.