Know why we love to feel scared

 Ever wondered why so many people are so hooked up with action-packed video games? It is because playing scares us more than watching films and we get a kick out of it, says a study.

Was scared to bring Big B, Irrfan together: Shoojit Sircar
Was scared to bring Big B, Irrfan together: Shoojit Sircar

It was something of a feat for Shoojit Sircar to bring Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan together in his film "Piku" but the director says he was initially unsure how the two stars would react to each other's presence.

Tom Cruise scared to do plane stunt in 'Mission: Impossible 5'
Tom Cruise scared to do plane stunt in 'Mission: Impossible 5'

Tom Cruise has revealed he was "scared" to hang on the side of a plane 5,000 feet in the air for his upcoming film "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation".

I was scared of 'Jaws' franchise: Rihanna
I was scared of 'Jaws' franchise: Rihanna

R&B star Rihanna has revealed she was both intrigued and frightened by the 1970s classic 'Jaws' as a child.

Rita Ora scared after being bombarded with abuse
Rita Ora scared after being bombarded with abuse

 Pop star Rita Ora says she has been hounded by abuse, both on the internet and on the street.

I am scared of paparazzi: Jennifer Lawrence
I am scared of paparazzi: Jennifer Lawrence

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence says she is scared of paparazzi. The 24-year-old actress, who rose to fame playing Katniss Everdeen in the 'Hunger Games', said the photographers make her anxious every time she goes out, reported Contactmusic.

I still get scared before hitting the runway: Naomi Campbell
I still get scared before hitting the runway: Naomi Campbell

 

New York: After nearly 30 years in the fashion industry, supermodel Naomi Campbell has revealed that she still gets cold feet while hitting the runway.

Jennifer Lopez scared for kids after drunk drive crash
Jennifer Lopez scared for kids after drunk drive crash

Pop star Jennifer Lopez was 'super scared' for her kids when the car they were travelling in was hit by a drunk driver.

Sandra Bullock too scared to stay in LA

Actress Sandra Bullock may move out of her house here after the armed stalker incident in June. She is reportedly planning to settle down in Austin, Texas.

Hungry and scared, thousands enter Iraq from Syria

Faced with brutal violence and soaring prices, thousands of Syrian Kurdshave poured into Iraq`s autonomous Kurdish region, seeking respite from privation and fighting between Kurdish fighters and jihadists.

Women`s brains `make them more scared during horror movies`

Ever wondered why some women get scared watching horror films while most men stay calm? Well, it`s actually their brains which make females more likely to be terrified by the flicks, a new study has claimed.

Katie Holmes is scared of raccoons!

Katie Holmes has admitted that she has a phobia of raccoons because the furry little animals don’t show any fear.

Rupert Grint is scared of spiders

Rupert Grint says he is terrified of spiders just like his `Harry Potter` alter-ego Ron Weasley.

Robert Pattinson ‘scared of clowns’

Robert Pattinson has disclosed that he is scared of clowns after seeing one burn to death as a child.

Aamir Khan was once scared of Holi

Actor Aamir Khan is a Holi-boy: he was born on the day of Holi.

Anne Hathaway scared of doing intimate scenes

Anne Hathaway was mortified when she found out that she will have to strip for sex scenes in her upcoming movie ‘Love and Other Drugs’.

Christina Ricci scared of plants

Hollywood actress Christina Ricci says that she is scared of plants.

LiLo ‘scared’ to be sent back to jail

Lindsay Lohan is apparently scared she might have to go back to jail over her failed drug test.

Muslims more scared now than 9/11: Eboo Patel

An Indian-American
interfaith advisor to the US President said Muslims in
the country are now more scared than the days after 9/11.

Meet the owl that`s scared of heights!

A tawny owl named Troy flies no higher than 6feet off the ground - because it is scared of heights.