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Arts & Leisure - Movies

Deepika Padukone keen to work in French or Iranian films Bollywood leggy beauty Deepika Padukone is on top of her career with back to back hits in previous two years. With various Hollywood movies being offered to her she is not gunning for Hollywood, instead she wants to work in French and Iranian movies.According to media reports Padukone said in an interview, “I think French cinema is as beautiful as Indian cinema and like I said before, I don’t think the medium matters as much as the story and the script. If I find something exciting, I would do it. ‘Priceless’ is one of my most favourite French films. I have watched some Iranian films as well. I do like some directors and I have identified some directors I would like to work with”. Deepika Padukone is currently promoting her upcoming movie ‘Happy New Year’ along with Shahrukh Khan, Boman Irani, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah. Directed by ...

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Malala biopic ‘Gul Makai’ to release in April 2015 Pakistani Noble prize winner Malala Yousufzai has become an international icon after she was shot in the head by Taliban insurgents. Now, an Indian real estate developer has started making a biopic on Malala, based on her fight against people who oppose women's education. According to local media reports, 37 year old realtor Vijay Jaju was so stirred by Malala’s awe-inspiring speech at the United Nations last year that he decided to make a film ...

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I don’t do films for money; Hrithik Roshan Hrithik Roshan's latest release ‘Bang Bang’ is inching towards Rs 300 crores in worldwide collections. But according to ‘Bang Bang’ star he doesn’t care about how much money his films are making. He enjoys expressing himself in his movies. According to media reports Hrithik Roshan said, “I choose films where I can bring in my own reflection. Thankfully, my profession allows me to get a platform where I can express myself as a person. Also, ...

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Veena Malik’s ‘Mumbai 125Km’ to hit theatres tomorrow ‘Mumbai 125Km’ is a horror flick starring Veena Malik, Karanvir Bohra, Vijay Bhatia and Vedita Pratap is set to hit theatres on Friday, October 17. The story revolves around five friends who are on their way from Pune to Mumbai when they experience a bizarre incident and get holed up 125 kms away from Mumbai. Pakistani actress will be seen playing the role of a ghost in an upcoming horror film.Veena Malik took months to ...

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It’s essential to promote movie on digital media; Arjun Kapoor Arjun Kapoor, who revealed the first look of his upcoming film ‘Tevar’ on Twitter, feels it’s important to promote a movie on social-networking sites. ‘Tevar’, the remake of Telugu blockbuster ‘Okkadu’, is produced by Arjun Kapoor’s father Boney Kapoor and Uncle Sanjay Kapoor.According to media reports ‘2 States’ actor said, “This is the first time that I have launched the poster of my film on Twitter. Promoting the film on digital platform is an emerging ...

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Amal Alamuddin picks ‘Clooney’ as her last name Newlywed Human rights lawyers Amal Alamuddin picks ‘Clooney’ from her husband’s name. Post exclusive Italian wedding, Alamuddin took her husband’s last name atleast for the professional purpose and is now called as ‘Amal Clooney’ on her company’s website. It was previously reported that she had changed her name to ‘Amal Alamuddin Clooney’ but now it has been revealed that she has dropped her maiden name. It is said that Amal change of surname has gathered ...

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Twenty minutes with French icon, Catherine Deneuve MUMBAI: After a glittering half-century career as a French cinema icon, Catherine Deneuve is well used to strangers' attention. But the past few years have thrown up a trend she cannot abide."Everybody wants to do these horrible things called 'selfies'," she tells AFP in a rare interview in Mumbai, elegantly reclined on the sofa in her hotel suite.Once a target of the paparazzi, septuagenarian Deneuve says today it is fans with smartphones she contends with, ...