'Powerful' Hollywood is affecting Indian cinema: Irrfan Khan
'Powerful' Hollywood is affecting Indian cinema: Irrfan Khan

Internationally acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan says Indian cinema is being "dominated" by foreign films and this has "affected" the business of Bollywood films.

More than censor board, film industry needs to grow up: Pooja Bhatt
More than censor board, film industry needs to grow up: Pooja Bhatt

Several filmmakers have criticised the working and viability of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), but actress-filmaker Pooja Bhatt says the film industry itself has a lot of growing up to do.

Yoga with Zee: Bollywood's Yoga class

Actors and actresses of bollywood are deeply into Yoga and also refer Yoga as a scientific method for keeping one's body healthy.

Explore world cinema, suggests Aamir Khan
Explore world cinema, suggests Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan, whose Bollywood entertainer ‘PK’ has achieved stupendous success globally, says in India people still don't look enough for world cinema.

IIFA 2015: How it happened
IIFA 2015: How it happened

Vikas Bahl's directorial ‘Queen’ bagged the Best Picture, Best Story and Best Performance in a Leading Role - female awards at the three-day long 16th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards here on Sunday.

With stars galore, IIFA gets off to rocking start in KL
With stars galore, IIFA gets off to rocking start in KL

With stars like Hrithik Roshan, Arjun Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha and Jacqueline Fernandez and veterans like Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Subhash Ghai in attendance, the 16th edition of International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards kickstarted here on Friday with much fanfare.

Indian cinema going through golden period under Modi: Anupam Kher
Indian cinema going through golden period under Modi: Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is all praise for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and "his colleagues". The actor believes Indian cinema is doing well under his governance.

Vidya Balan gets honorary doctorate for her contribution to Indian cinema

Actress Vidya Balan was conferred with a Doctor of Arts Honoris Causa degree by an Ahmedabad-based institute to appreciate her contribution to Indian cinema.

Filmmakers changing hero of Indian cinema: Ranbir Kapoor
Filmmakers changing hero of Indian cinema: Ranbir Kapoor

A coming-of-age role in "Wake Up Sid", a troubled musician in "Rockstar", a deaf and mute prankster in "Barfi!" and an aggressive man of great ambitions in "Bombay Velvet" -- clearly, Bollywood's quintessential 'heroism' does not match actor Ranbir Kapoor's sensibilities. He says it's possible thanks to filmmakers who are out to redefine the 'hero' of Indian cinema.

Film workers to go on strike from Wednesday
Film workers to go on strike from Wednesday

The members of the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE), who were waiting for the producers' nod regarding the hike in daily wages of the workers and technicians, have finally decided to go on strike from Wednesday morning.

Arun Jaitley hails popularity of Indian cinema globally

Lauding the expanse of Indian cinema across the globe, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Arun Jaitley termed Indian film industry as its soft power abroad.

When Mallika Sherawat met Anupam Kher!
When Mallika Sherawat met Anupam Kher!

Bollywood bombshell Mallika Sherawat is known for her glamour and versatile roles in the industry.

Audiences can read through film publicity: Amitabh Bachchan
Audiences can read through film publicity: Amitabh Bachchan

Robust film promotions and elaborate publicity strategies are accepted ways of driving a movie to the audience, but the viewers are smart enough to "gauge" and "read through" it all, says megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

Indonesia, Malaysia to get taste of Indian cinema
Indonesia, Malaysia to get taste of Indian cinema

Showcasing the massive impact of Indian cinema and the country's digital prowess, an exhibition on films is travelling to Indonesia and Malaysia.

Only filmmakers, audience must decide films' content: Dibakar Banerjee
Only filmmakers, audience must decide films' content: Dibakar Banerjee

Dibakar Banerjee says that decisions regarding a movie's content should be left to the filmmakers and the audience, and that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) should only be entrusted with certifying movies appropriately.

Amitabh Bachchan on mission to save cinematic marvels
Amitabh Bachchan on mission to save cinematic marvels

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he feels privileged to be the face of an initiative by The Film Heritage Foundation and working towards saving cinematic marvels from getting lost with time.

Passion for acting saved me from casting couch: Vidya Balan
Passion for acting saved me from casting couch: Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan says it is thanks to her passion for acting that she didn't fall prey to the casting couch in the Hindi film industry.

JIFF: Dilip Kumar gets 'Lifetime Achievement Award'
JIFF: Dilip Kumar gets 'Lifetime Achievement Award'

Padam Vibhushan and tragedy king of Bollywood Dilip Kumar was Sunday conferred 'Lifetime Achievement Award' for his contribution to Indian cinema.

SC raps Cine Costume & Make-up Artist Association for misconstruing verdict
SC raps Cine Costume & Make-up Artist Association for misconstruing verdict

The Supreme Court today rapped the Cine Costume and Make-up Artist Association (Mumbai) for "misconstruing" its judgement on female make-up artists that they will be registered only as female make-up artists but not as hair dressers.

Naidu, Telangana CM Rao condole death of Balachander

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao, Union Minister Y S Chowdary and several other leaders and Telugu film personalities condoled the death of veteran film-maker K Balachander in Chennai today.