MUMBAI - Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif got a little more attention than she bargained for while interacting with fans at the Indian Independence Day parade in Houston. A boy actually knocked her down while trying to reach out to her.
MUMBAI - India’s first Olympics gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, Bollywood actors Shahid Kapoor and Katrina Kaif and other young achievers were felicitated with prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Award here on Wednesday.
CHICAGO - Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan said on Sunday that he does not feel like stepping on American soil any more, but it is the love and affection of millions of his fans in that country which would bring him back again and again.
NEW DELHI - Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was detained for two hours at a US airport after American immigration officials spotted the ‘Khan’ in his name, his aide said.
NEW DELHI - Saif Ali Khan will be the latest to “own the work” he does by joining the bandwagon of actors turning producers with the release of “Love Aaj Kal” on July 31 - a trend that is once again catching on among heroes of the Hindi film industry.
NEW DELHI - The traditional sari is making a stylish comeback in the wardrobes of young women in cities, with corporate honchos, politicians and actresses inspiring the new generation to drape it not only as evening wear but also to office.
MUMBAI - Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif, who is riding high on the success of her recent hit New York, may not be worried about her career graph, but is sure concerned about global warming.
NEW DELHI - Katrina Kaif has many reasons to smile. First her recent release “New York” became a huge success and now comes her birthday, which the British-born actress will celebrate with her entire family in London Thursday.
MUMBAI - Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan was so keen to revive the “Race” magic with Abbas-Mustan that he has convinced the producers to rope them in as directors. He reveals that girlfriend Kareena Kapoor will also feature in the movie.
MUMBAI - Having already given many hit movies, Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif is ecstatic over the success of her latest movie ‘New York’.
MUMBAI - Guess who have turned the latest buddies in Bollywood? None other than Akshay Kumar and John Abraham. Elated with the success of their films “Kambakkht Ishq” and “New York” respectively they can’t help singing praises for each other.
MUMBAI - When Akshay Kumar decided to throw his first party in Bollywood to celebrate the opening collections of his “Kambakkht Ishq”, he made it a point to invite Shah Rukh Khan even though the superstar was far away in San Francisco.
MUMBAI - Bollywood actors John Abraham and Katrina Kaif have been voted as the most eligible single celebrities in an online poll.
MUMBAI - Rubbishing rumours that Bollywood star Aamir Khan will be seen in his next film, writer-turned-director Neeraj Vora has said that he hasn’t even met the actor yet.
MUMBAI - After last year’s bad experience, Katrina Kaif has decided to celebrate her birthday with her family in London. The actress is looking forward to meeting her family, but didn’t reveal whether beau Salman Khan will be with her or not.
Film: “New York”; Cast: John Abraham, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Katrina Kaif, Irrfan Khan Director: Kabir Khan; Rating: ****
Last week Yashraj Films saw a very private very special screening of New York, by far John Abraham’s most important film to date. Tongues began wagging attributing her absence to the feud between Bypath and Katrina that erupted when they did Race together. Said a source, “It is true the two aren’t the best of friends, to put it mildly. And Bipasha certainly doesn’t want to be seen anywhere near Karina, and vice versa. But this is her boyfriend’s most important film. And she won’t let her personal prejudices get in the way.”
Last week at a special screening of Kabir Khan’s New York Katrina Kaif broke down after she saw what was on screen. “It was embarrassing. This has never happened to me before. I was deeply moved by the film. And I couldn’t believe what my director Kabir Khan had achieved in my performance. I kept staring at myself. ‘That’s me!’ I exclaimed at the end of the film.”
MUMBAI - Kylie Minogue made much news when she was in India earlier this year to sing and shoot a song in Bollywood film “Blue” and the Australian pop sensation is now set to return in August to promote the movie, says director Tony D’Cruz.
NEW DELHI - John Abraham, who plays an NRI Muslim in Kabir Khan’s second directorial venture “New York”, says the film begins where the critically acclaimed Pakistani movie “Khuda Kay Liye” ends.
NEW DELHI - It doesn’t matter if Akshay Kumar has not delivered a single hit this year, he continues to find support and words of praise from his oft repeated co-stars Kareena Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, who have not lost confidence in one of their “favourite co-stars”.
LONDON - Would you like to meet John Abraham or Katrina Kaif? Thanks to Yash Raj Films and an online travel company, which are jointly promoting the film “New York”, your wish might come true. All you have to do is book a ticket and you might get lucky.
NEW DELHI - Kabir Khan’s second directorial venture “New York”, about the repercussions of 9/11, is expected to end the prolonged dry spell at the box office when it hits the screens Friday.
NEW DELHI - Having already created a buzz with her ‘no make up’ look in the promos of her forthcoming venture “New York”, Katrina Kaif says her character Maya in the movie is a reflection of what she is in real life.
Who says Katrina can’t speak proper Hindi? She’s been practising constantly with friends and in her dubbing, so much so that Katrina has almost lost her voice. The dubbing for Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani has taken its toll on her throat. Raj Kumar Santoshi is always known to be very particular about his actors’ lamguage. For Ranbir in Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani who has a lot of colloquial Hindi to speak, he has personally been supervising the dubbing.
NEW DELHI - German supermodel-turned-actress Claudia Ciesla, who was rumoured to be dating Bollywood star Salman Khan, recently visited the Hanuman temple here to pray for the success of her film “Karma: Crime, Passion, Reincarnation”.
MUMBAI - Not knowing a single word of the Quran, Bollywood hero John Abraham, a Parsi, studied the holy book in a translation to prepare himself to play an NRI Muslim in Kabir Khan’s “New York”.
MACAU - Bipasha Basu should be India’s environment minister because she was “the real reason for global warming all over the world.”
LONDON - Who would believe that Katrina Kaif was rejected as a teenager by London modelling agencies for not being skinny enough, for the girl from Barnet has the whole 1 billion pounds-a-year Hindi film industry at her feet today.
NEW DELHI - German supermodel-turned-actress Claudia Ciesla, who is considering a Bollywood career, has rubbished rumours that she is dating Indian superstar Salman Khan and insists that Katrina Kaif is his girlfriend.
MUMBAI - Shilpa Shetty was supposed to perform with the American R&B star Akon at the Indian Premier League (IPL) finals but decided to opt out at the last minute as she couldn’t get time to prepare for the act. I was just not prepared. It was an international platform, not some village nautanki. I had to be fully ready. And I just didn’t get time to rehearse. So I regretfully had to say no. But I’d rather not give anything less than my best when I’m representing my country, Shilpa told IANS.
JOHANNESBURG - Unlike the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League 2 (IPL) series in Cape Town five weeks ago, where there was almost no Bollywood entertainment, the fusion of Bollywood, Caribbean and American entertainment at the closing ceremony at the Wanderers Stadium here Sunday night was a glittering event.
Undeterred by her team, Rajasthan Royals, not being able retain their championship status, Shilpa Shetty revealed her true sportsman spirit as she joins American Rand B sensation Akon singing Smack That at the closing ceremony of IPL at the Wanderer in Johannesburg Sunday night. Joining at event will also be the beautiful and the gorgeous Katirna Kaif dancing on Oscar winner AR Rahman’s Jai Ho with Indian and South African dance troupes led by Shamiak Davar. “Shilpa and Katrina are the only two actresses performing at the show thus ending the speculation that a host of Bollywood beauties would be making their presence felt at the show,” said a source. The source added, “Besides Shilpa’s and Katrina’s performances the show will also feature percussionist Shivamani and a group of Indian and South African drummers.” The huge crowd will also be introduced to the Miss Bollywood IPL South Africa finalists, culminating with the crowning of the winner of the beauty competition, who will get a guided tour through Bollywood as one of her prizes.