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Actor Emile Hirsch jailed for assault on movie exec LOS ANGELES: Hollywood star Emile Hirsch was sentenced to two weeks in jail after pleading guilty to assaulting a Paramount movie executive at the Sundance Film Festival, US media reported Monday.The "Into the Wild" star also was fined $4,750 and sentenced to 50 hours of community service for attacking executive Daniele Bernfeld at a disco in Park City in January, at a hearing in the Utah city that hosts the famous festival.The actor -- who earlier said he was drunk and does not recall the incident -- said there was "no excuse. It was wrong, reckless.""I thought I was going to die," he added.Hirsch, 30, recently went to rehab for alcohol addiction.He also apologized to Bernfeld.The actor is known for edgy and challenging roles -- such as AIDS and LGBT rights activist Cleve Jones in "Milk."Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015

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What does Saif Ali Khan want to prove in 'Phantom' Saif plays Indian Army captain Daniyal Khan in the film, which also stars Katrina Kaif."We haven't stressed much that he is an Indian Muslim, but according to me, it holds substantial importance as an undercurrent influence. Director Kabir Khan, I, and producer Sajid Nadiadwala are all Indian Muslims. So in a way, we wanted to show that Indian Muslims also feel patriotic," Saif said at a media interaction.About his character, he said: "He is terminated ...

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Katrina Kaif wants Rekha Ji in ‘Fitoor’ Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif and Diva Rekha Ji were all set to share the screen with each other in Abhishekh Kapoor’s ‘Fitoor’.According to Pinkvilla report, the two actresses even shot together for many scenes. However, later, the evergreen diva walked out of the film due to issues with 'Kai Po Che' director.When Katrina was asked if she was disappointed when Rekha step out the film, she said, "Every film has its own destiny. Of course ...

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India trolls Fawad Khan, Atif Aslam on Independence Day Bollywood classic movie ‘Border’ recently got its new version on Independence Day with some twist. The makers are out with this hilarious spoof. It showcases the Indo-Pak war in a hilarious way. The video shows Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Tushaar Kapoor, Tiger Shroff and Jacky Shroff from Indian side, while Atif Aslam, Fawad Khan, Ali Zafar and Adnan Sami are representing Pakistani side. It’s a battle between Bollywood and Lollywood film industry. Though, it’s quite ...

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Katrina Kaif Wants Everyone to Attend Her Wedding Bollywood diva Katrina Kaif has confessed that whenever she will get married to actor Ranbir Kapoor, Salman Khan would be there.According to Indian media reports Katrina Kaif said that Salman Khan will attend her marriage. “Whenever either of us gets married, the other person will be there. But we're jumping the gun again. I want everyone in the world to attend my wedding”.Recently, she messaged Salman Khan after watching ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ she added, “Salman is ...

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Saif Ali Khan Wants to Show Patriotism at the Cost of Pakistan? Actor Saif Ali Khan said that his character of an Indian Muslim in ‘Phantom’ has a crucial connotation because he wanted to show that Indian Muslims do feel patriotic about their country. With its first look, it was obvious that director Kabir Khan and actor Saif Ali Khan wants to take a dig at Pakistan. The reaction from Pakistan was obvious and the film is ‘most likely’ to face a ban in Pakistani theatres.Jamat-ud-Dawah chief ...

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Toy Story turns love story as Disney unveils new movies ANAHEIM: Disney and its subsidiary Pixar on Friday announced a slew of new animated movies coming down the pipe, including a love story in the "Toy Story" series and a modern take on Jack and the Beanstalk. John Lasseter, the chief creative officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, introduced clips from several of the new films at Disney's D23 Expo in California, in front of an audience of nearly 8,000 people.The new Jack ...