‘Sacred Games’ Petitioner Demands Online Content Regulatory Board
Remember the controversy around some of the dialogues in Netflix’s Sacred Gamesthat a few felt were “derogatory” to former PM Rajiv Gandhi? Even though the streaming platform replaced the controversial English subtitle, it refused to remove the contentious bit. And the Delhi HC judges hearing the case said on 8 August, “Nobody is pressing or forcing you. You take your own decision, whether you want to change the word or not.” Read more here.
Cary Joji Fukunaga Replaces Danny Boyle as James Bond 25 Director
Producers Michael G Wilson, Barbara Broccoli and star Daniel Craig on Thursday announced director Cary Joji Fukunaga as the director of Bond 25. Oscar-winner Danny Boyle recently departed the project over creative differences.
Receiving Smita Patil Award Validates My Choices: Anushka Sharma
Actor Anushka Sharma who has received the Smita Patil award for best actor, said it validates the choices that she has made so far in her career. Read the story here.
Kashyap Reacts to Tweet About Manmarziyaan’s ‘Voluntary’ CBFC Cuts
Despite getting the censor board clearance, there were voluntary deletions in the film, at the behest of the producers. Read the story here.
Emilia Clarke Shows off Dragon Tattoos
“Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke showed off her dragon tattoos Wednesday.
The 31-year-old actor got three little dragons flying away inked on her right-hand wrist after declaring earlier this year that she was planning on getting a “GOT”-inspired tattoo as a tribute to her role, Daenerys Targaryen, popularly known as Mother of Dragons, in the fantasy epic series.
Clarke took to Instagram to share the news, reports PTI.
Hrithik Shares First Look of Sanjay Khan’s Autobiography
Actor Hrithik Roshan on Thursday shared the first look of veteran Bollywood actor and his former father-in-law Sanjay Khan’s autobiography “The Best Mistakes of My Life”. It is set to be launched during Diwali, reports IANS.
“He is the original Khan and what a story he has to tell. Sanjay Khan’s autobiography is going to be out soon. Here’s the first look of his autobiography titled ‘The Best Mistakes of My Life’,” Hrithik tweeted.
Alia Joins Mahesh Bhatt’s ‘Sadak 2’ on His Birthday
Alia Bhatt took the opportunity of father Mahesh Bhatt’s birthday to wish him on Twitter and announce that she is joining the cast of his film Sadak 2 along with Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur. Read the story here.
Shahid, Shraddha and Yami Promote ‘Batti Gul’ With Style
The stars of Batti Gul Meter Chalu, Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam, had a busy day promoting their film on Wednesday. They visited a fancy Juhu hotel during the day before hitting a special screening of the film at night. The Shree Narayan Singh-directed social drama hits theatres this Friday, 21 September.
Take a look at the pics here.
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