With the Centre permitting cinema halls and plexes to reopen from October 15, one week before the Durga Puja, at least five Bengali films are slated to hit the screens during the festivities. New releases of Bengali films during Bengal's biggest festival have been a tradition for years as Bengalis divide time between visiting pandals, worshipping the goddess, eating out, meeting people and attending film shows.
Alia Bhatt will next be seen in Ayan Mukerji’s fantasy drama Brahmastra with beau Ranbir Kapoor.
A special NDPS court here on Saturday remanded Kshitij Ravi Prasad, a former Dharmatic Entertainment executive producer arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Bollywood-drugs case, to judicial custody till October 6. Prasad was arrested by the NCB after questioning in the drugs case linked to Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death.
Actors Ishaan Khatter and Ananya Panday-starrer "Khaali Peeli" was released at a drive-in theatre in Gurgaon on Friday. Cinema halls have been shut since mid-March due to coronavirus pandemic and amid uncertainty over the reopening of the big screens, "Khaali Peeli" happens to be the first Bollywood film to opt for a drive-in theatre release. Director Maqbool Khan said given the current scenario of COVID-19, the makers decided to have a drive-in theatre screening and release for the movie, which also features actor Jaideep Ahlawat. "In the current scenario where we are going through pandemic, the Zee team came up with this idea that we should have a screening where people can drive in, sit in their cars, maintain social distancing and watch the film. "We all discussed about this idea and we went ahead with it and it worked beautifully. It was a different kind of experience and I hope people have enjoyed it," Khan told PTI.
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"Honey, I Shrunk the Kids" star Rick Moranis was assaulted in an apparently random street attack in New York. The 67-year-old actor was punched in the face by a random passer-by when he was walking on Central Park West near 70th Street, reported New York Post.
Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who is known for her effortless and chic looks, posted a monochrome picture on her Instagram
Ankita Lokhande has shared a video with her family members, including boyfriend Vicky Jain, and named the '7 wonders in her life'.
Netflix has officially announced a limited series on American serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. Titled "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story", the show has been co-created by Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, reported Deadline.
Priyank Sharma and Benafsha hit it off on the sets of Bigg Boss Season 11.
Ka Pae Ranasingam, starring Aishwarya Rajesh as a widow who fights a lethargic system of political and bureaucratic insensitivity, is certainly worth your time and money.
Actor-singer Ricky Martin has boarded the cast of Netflix's upcoming Christmas feature "Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey". Written and directed by David E Talbert, the musical movie features Oscar winner Forest Whitaker and Madelen Mills in the lead.