Varun Dhawan introduces niece on Instagram; Virat and Anushka’s sun-kissed selfie: Social Media Stalkers’ Guide

Varun Dhawan introduces niece on Instagram; Virat and Anushka’s sun-kissed selfie: Social Media Stalkers’ Guide

What’s more fun than passing off stalking celebrities on social media as work? Very little, right? And so, we scanned the Instagram and Twitter accounts of celebs from India and abroad, to bring to you weekly updates from the interwebz....
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Allu Arjun may team up with Julai, S/o Sathyamurthy director Trivikram Srinivas for third time

Allu Arjun may team up with Julai, S/o Sathyamurthy director Trivikram Srinivas for third time

Telugu star Allu Arjun is reportedly teaming up with director Trivikram Srinivas for the third time after delivering hits like Julai and S/o Sathyamurthy in the past, reports The News Minute. The shoot for their upcoming project is likely to...
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Gieve Patel’s Collected Poems offer a rare journey into the writer’s mind and imagination, its development

Gieve Patel’s Collected Poems offer a rare journey into the writer’s mind and imagination, its development

William Wordsworth wrote in Resolution and Independence that young poets always ‘begin in gladness’. In the introduction to Gieve Patel’s Collected Poems (Paperwall, 2018) poet Arundhati Subramaniam puts Patel’s absence from the poetry scene for almost...
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1968: Half a century on, looking back on the year that rock music came of age

1968: Half a century on, looking back on the year that rock music came of age

A young Benjamin Braddock nervously eyes Mrs Robinson as she rolls up her stocking. The coming of age film of a 20-something directionless lad being seduced by an older woman, was released at the turn of 1967. By the end...
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Aladdin’s live action remake to feature Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and Will Smith in lead roles

Aladdin’s live action remake to feature Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and Will Smith in lead roles

You are here: Similar to its animated predecessor, Aladdin’s musical adaptation follows the story of the Arabic folktale Aladdin and the Magic Lamp from the book of One Thousand and One Nights. Directed by Guy Ritchie, Mena Massoud will feature in the....
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Tau review: Netflix’s latest sci-fi film adds a promising new twist, but fails to leave an impression

Tau review: Netflix’s latest sci-fi film adds a promising new twist, but fails to leave an impression

With Federico D’Alessandro’s sci-fi thriller Tau, Netflix tries yet again to mark a notch on its science fiction catalogue, this time taking an interesting concept and adding a promising new twist to it. But, in the end, it fails to leave...
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Alia Bhatt on pay parity with Kalank co-star Varun Dhawan: He has a wider reach, can’t expect same amount

Alia Bhatt on pay parity with Kalank co-star Varun Dhawan: He has a wider reach, can’t expect same amount

You are here: Pay parity has been notoriously prevalent not just in Hollywood but Bollywood as well. Many actresses like Swara Bhasker and Priyanka Chopra have spoken out against this issue in the past. Sonam Kapoor Ahuja had also shared...
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Marathi film Chumbak, featuring lyricist Swanand Kirkire, to premiere at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

Marathi film Chumbak, featuring lyricist Swanand Kirkire, to premiere at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

You are here: The ninth edition of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) which is being held from 10th to 22 August, will screen the upcoming Marathi film Chumbak. The movie has been directed by Sandeep Modi and will feature...
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Shahid Kapoor to reunite with Batti Gul Meter Chalu director for Uttar Pradesh-based thriller

Shahid Kapoor to reunite with Batti Gul Meter Chalu director for Uttar Pradesh-based thriller

You are here: Shahid Kapoor may collaborate with Toilet director, Shree Narayan Singh, after Batti Gul Meter Chalu. Both of them are presently involved in the shooting of Batti Gul Meter Chalu, which will feature Shraddha Kapoor opposite Shahid. Shahid...
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The Flash, Riverdale actors open up about racist backlash on playing traditionally white comic book characters

The Flash, Riverdale actors open up about racist backlash on playing traditionally white comic book characters

You are here: Actors Candice Patton and Ashleigh Murray have both developed a pretty big fan following for their roles as Iris West-Allen in The Flash and Josie McCoy in Riverdale, respectively. Yet, they have had to deal with plenty...
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