Monali Thakur ecstatic to win best actress award in Washington
Monali Thakur ecstatic to win best actress award in Washington

She's more known for her singing. But Monali Thakur of 'Sawaar loon' fame, who has shown her acting talent with a hard-hitting performance as a child prostitute in Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Lakshmi', is presently ecstatic about winning the best actress award at the recently concluded Washington DC South Asian Film Festival.

HC quashes NBW against Preity Zinta in cheque bounce case

In a relief for actress Preity Zinta, Bombay High Court Thursday quashed a non-bailable warrant issued against her by a magistrate court for failing to appear before it to record statement in a cheque bounce case.

Debutant directors lucky for Imran Khan

Imran Khan, who is going through a rough patch in his career, says his only success has come from first time directors.

Abbas Tyrewala is lying, says the recently-sued Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta, who was recently issued a non-bailable warrant by a court for non-payment of dues by writer-director Abbas Tyrewala for his writing work in her last production Ishkq In Paris, has decided not to take the allegations lying down.

`Prague` was difficult but fun to shoot: Chandan Roy Sanyal

Chandan Roy Sanyal is looking forward to the release of `Prague` as he worked hard to bring life to his character of a troubled architect in the psychological thriller.

Working with AR Rahman a luxury I don`t have: Abbas Tyrewala

Director Abbas Tyrewala, who worked with music maestro A.R. Rahman for his first two films, says he is not working with the Oscar-winning composer in ‘Mango’.

Abbas Tyrewala`s `Mango` is wicked

Abbas Tyrewala is back with a romantic comedy titled ‘Mango’ and describes his latest offering as a "wicked film".

Post `Jhootha Hi Sahi`, I was in a sad phase: Abbas Tyrewala

After a very successful directorial debut ‘Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na’, Abbas Tyrewala`s second venture ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’ was a disappointment and the filmmaker says the film`s failure left him heartbroken.

Not making `Jaane Tu...` sequel: Abbas Tyrewala

Filmmaker Abbas Tyrewala has shot down rumours that he is making a sequel to his 2008 hit film 'Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na'.

Indian screenwriting in a miserable state: Abbas Tyrewala

Screenwriting is considered to be the backbone of a film. It is also believed that it is an art form that is in decline in India.

Abbas sets eye on Saif for next film

After tasting success with his first film ‘Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na,’ filmmaker Abbas Tyrewala faced heat as his second venture starring John Abraham bombed pretty badly at the Box Office.

No more romantic films, says Abbas Tyrewala

Abbas Tyrewala has decided not to make a romantic film again after the debacle of `Jhootha Hi Sahi` last year.

Imran, Abhishek and Ritesh to do voice cameos in ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’

Abbas Tyrewala is doing everything possible to add spice in his upcoming movie ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’. Latest news is that Bollywood actors Imran Khan, Abhishek Bachchan and Ritesh Deshmukh have done voice cameos in ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’ on a special request of writer-director Abbas Tyrewala.

`Jhootha Hi Sahi` release delayed as Rahman is busy

John Abraham-starrer ‘Jhootha Hi Sahi’, slated for Oct 15 release, will now hit the screens a week later.