Pakistan cinema owners deny lifting ban on bollwood movies
October 25, 2016

Islamabad: As per prior reports, the ban on Bollywood films will not be lifted as of now, states Chairman of the Film Exhibitor Association Zoraiz Lashari. While talking to local media about the same Lashari said, “I have never said any such thing, I am not holding any press conference.” “At the moment all we’re saying is that Fawad Khan is appearing in a Bollywood film [ADHM] and none of the.

I’m very patriotic, but why hang only artistes: Priyanka
October 16, 2016

New York  | (PTK): In the wake of the spillover of recent tensions between India and Pakistan on Bollywood, actress Priyanka Chopra says as a “patriot”, she would go along with whatever the government decides on the issue. But why only actors are singled out in these discussions, she has asked. Talking about the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan, Priyanka, whose late.

Pakistani artistes come to India on visa, not illegally: Om Puri
October 5, 2016

Mumbai | (PTK): Actor Om Puri said Pakistani artistes are not working illegally here and if they are sent back, Indian producers, who have signed them for their films, will suffer heavy losses. Veteran actor Om Puri and director Nagesh Kukunoor have come out in support of Pakistani actors, saying art and politics should be kept separate and banning the artistes will not change the situation. He said.

MNS Protests Outside Karan Johar’s House
September 27, 2016

Mumbai | (PTK): Producer Karan Johar, who had spoken in favor of Pakistani actors in Bollywood, had been facing criticism from the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) party and now MNS protest outside his house. The police has increased security outside his home. Karan had been feeling the pressure over the past couple of days and so left for Lisbon a few days back to relax with his.

Shahid Kapoor to teach acting?
July 24, 2016

Delhi | (PTK): Shahid Kapoor was praised for his performances in films such as Kaminey (2009), Haider (2014) and Udta Punjab. Now, we have come to know that the actor has received requests from several institutes to conduct acting classes. “The college authorities want Shahid to deliver a few lectures on acting for young students, who wish to enter Bollywood,” says a source, adding,.

May 14, 2016

WWE announced that it had suspended wrestler Adam Rose for violation of the company’s Talent Wellness Program, which is aimed at the prohibition of recreational and performance enhancing drugs as well as concussion protocols. Rose, whose real name is Ray Leppan, has been adamant since day one that he was innocent. He was intent on clearing his sullied name.

24 years after Roja, Mani Ratnam returns Kashmir to shoot his next film
May 5, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Noted filmmaker Mani Ratnam, whose film Roja catapulted him to national acclaim, is returning to Kashmir after 24 years to shoot his upcoming film starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari. Ratnam’s Roja, which was dubbed in Hindi, was partly set in Kashmir against the backdrop of terrorism, and the director is all set to start shooting of his upcoming film in the.

Indian footprint in films small globally: Gaurang Jalan
February 23, 2016

Indian footprint in the global market is small despite making around 1000 films a year, says Gaurang Jalan, designated representative for Indian films in Cairo Film Festival. Jalan is the adviser & representative of the Festival International du Film d’Amour de Mons (MonsInternational Love Film Festival). “In the global context, Indian footprint is small. Though we make over 1000 films,.

Its a great comedy: Prakash Jha on JNU row
February 23, 2016

Filmmaker Prakash Jha says the ongoing debate about being national and anti-national which has been happening in the country is “great comedy”. The 63-year-old helmer says even before the “intolerance” debate in the country could settle down, the new issue has come up about (being) national and anti-national. When asked about the ongoing row in JNU, Jha said, “I think.