ENTERTAINMENT

Fox cancels Marvel drama 'The Gifted'

Fox cancels Marvel drama ‘The Gifted’

April 18, 2019 3:43 pm

Los Angeles: Fox Studios has decided to not renew its sophomore drama series “The Gifted” for a third season. According to Variety, the family adventure series, set in Marvel’s X-Men universe, was produced by 20th Century Fox TV, which now is part of Disney, in association with Marvel Television. The show revolved around a suburban […]

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Panel to check sexual harassment in film, TV industry in

April 17, 2019 11:33 pm

Hyderabad: The Telangana government has formed a high-level committee to go into the issue of sexual harassment of women artistes in Telugu film and television industry and make recommendations. According to an April 1 order, the Chairman of Telangana state Film Development Corporation would be the chairman of the committee. Last year, actress Sri Reddy caused a flutter by stripping in front of the film […]

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Angelina Jolie drops Brad Pitt's last name

Angelina Jolie drops Brad Pitt’s last name

April 16, 2019 7:48 pm

Los Angeles: Angelina Jolie has dropped ‘Pitt’ from her last name amid her divorce from estranged husband, actor Brad Pitt. The news comes two days after it was reported that Jolie and Pitt, 55, are legally single. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, the former couple filed a judgment on April 12 to move for a bifurcated judgement, which means they could […]

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Mackenzie Davis joins political comedy 'Irresistible'

Mackenzie Davis joins political comedy ‘Irresistible’

April 12, 2019 11:35 pm

Los Angeles: “Blade Runner 2049” star Mackenzie Davis has boarded the cast of filmmaker Jon Stewart’s “Irresistible”. The 32-year-old actor joins Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, Rose Byrne AND Topher Grace in the political comedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Stewart, who previously directed incarceration drama “Rosewater”, has also penned the script. It tells the story […]

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Disney reveals launch date of its streaming service

Disney reveals launch date of its streaming service

April 12, 2019 11:30 pm

Los Angeles: Disney has announced that its highly anticipated streaming service, which is set to take on the likes of Netflix and Amazon, would launch in the US on November 12. The company said the viewers would be able to watch its content on Disney+ after paying a subscription fee of USD 6.99 per month. […]

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'Kalank' going to be a big test: Varun Dhawan

‘Kalank’ going to be a big test: Varun Dhawan

April 10, 2019 10:50 pm

Mumbai: There is always the pressure to live up to the viewers’ expectations but Varun Dhawan says it also gives him the confidence to constantly swim against the tide in his film choices. The actor, who will next be seen in period drama “Kalank”, says he feels this pressure with the release of his films […]

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Kangana’s next directorial will be epic action drama

April 10, 2019 10:46 pm

Mumbai: After “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi”, Kangana Ranaut has locked a script for her next directorial, an epic action drama based on a real-life story. The film will be mounted on a large scale, but will be different from any other epic that has been made in recent times, the actor said in a […]

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Robert Pattinson is committed to doing 'interesting movies'

Robert Pattinson is committed to doing ‘interesting movies’

April 10, 2019 10:10 pm

Los Angeles: Robert Pattinson believes there is a dearth of leading parts if an actor chooses to go against the tide but he is nonetheless committed towards taking on “interesting” projects. The 32-year-old actor broke out on the Hollywood scene with “Twilight” series but has since shifted gears towards unconventional cinema with films such as […]

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British actor Daisy Edgar Jones quits SS Rajamouli's 'RRR'

British actor Daisy Edgar Jones quits SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’

April 6, 2019 2:08 pm

Chennai: English actor Daisy Edgar Jones has exited filmmaker SS Rajamouli’s upcoming venture “RRR” due “family circumstances”. The actor, who was supposed to star opposite Jr NTR in the much-anticipated project, took to Instagram to share the news. “‘RRR’, unfortunately due to family circumstances I am unable to participate in filming for this wonderful film. […]

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"Avengers: Endgame" co-director Joe Russo, who kickstarted the much-anticipated film's promotional

In talks with Priyanka Chopra for a project: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ co-director Joe Russo

April 2, 2019 6:16 pm

Mumbai: “Avengers: Endgame” co-director Joe Russo, who kickstarted the much-anticipated film’s promotional tour from India, reveals he is in talks with Priyanka Chopra for a project. The 47-year-old filmmaker, who is known for giving Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) a grounded tone along with his brother Anthony Russo, finds Priyanka a “fantastic” actor. “Priyanka is transitioning […]

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