Rio’s evangelical mayor skips wild carnival start

Entertainment Live: The decision by Rio de Janeiro's deeply religious new mayor to skip the traditional opening of the world's most famous carnival overshadowed the party on its opening night Friday. Carnival organizers resplendent in white samba dancing outfits, stilt walkers and the Rio municipal brass band stood waiting for two and a half hours in the Sambodromo stadium where the mayor... details

‘Best picture Oscar winners of past 20 years’

                Entertainment Live: The following is a list of the best picture Oscar winners from the last 20 years, ahead of Sunday's 89th Academy Awards in Hollywood: 2016 - "Spotlight" 2015 - "Birdman" 2014 - "12 Years A Slave" 2013 - "Argo" 2012 - "The Artist" 2011 - "The King's Speech" 2010 - "The Hurt Locker" 2009 -... details

Russian model slammed for dangerous

Entertainment Live: A Russian model's daredevil photography stunt has drawn flak online, with many slamming her for taking unnecessary risks. Viktoria Odintsova, 22, was filmed dangling over the side of a Dubai skyscraper, held only by a male assistant's hand and not wearing any safety equipment. Her first video and photo posts of the stunt on Instagram in January had more than a... details

Varun -Alia in 90’s song ‘Tamma Tamma’  

      Entertainment Live: People already know that Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt have revisited the 90’s popular song ‘Tamma Tamma’ in their upcoming release, ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’. While their fans are yet to get a peek into the remixed version, guess who had the first look at the song. It was none other than Madhuri Dixit Nene, who had featured in the... details

2017 Oscars: reactions from the nominees

 Entertainment Live: The following are reactions from some of the nominees for the 2017 Oscars. The list of nominations, which for the first time includes a record number of black actors, was revealed Tuesday, ahead of the February 26 ceremony: - Beautiful morning - "What a morning. I am so grateful for this honor and I'm so happy to share this feeling with my 'La La Land' family. The... details

Girlfriend Iulia dances to Salman’s song

Entertainment Live: A lot has been said and written about Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and his rumoured girlfriend Iulia Vantur in past few days. And, recently, the Romanian beauty was once again caught on can flaunting her affection for the 51-year-old actor, according to Zeenews. Iulia on Saturday took to Twitter to share a video where she can be seen rehearsing her dance performance... details

‘Teach sons to respect women’

Entertainment Live: Amid widespread outrage over the molestation incident in Bengaluru on New Year eve, superstar Shah Rukh Khan urged parents to teach their sons to respect women. "The feeling is exactly the same as other celebrities have said. I think it`s completely wrong. We all, mothers and fathers, have to treat our sons in a way that they learn to respect women from an early age,"... details

SRK conferred honorary doctorate

Entertainment Live: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was today conferred honorary doctorate by the Maulana Azad National Urdu University there in India for contribution towards promotion of Urdu culture. Chancellor Zafar Sareshwala conferred the ‘honours causa’ (doctor of letters) on Khan and Rekhta Foundation founder Sanjiv Saraf at the sixth convocation of the university, for their... details

My performances deserve National Award: SRK

Entertainment Live: Shah Rukh Khan’s palace residence in Mumbai boasts of awards and trophies of different sizes and colors. Almost all except a National Award. The prestigious honour continues to elude the superstar despite delivering some masterful award-winning performances in his sterling career till date. And not having one makes SRK feel that perhaps none of his past performances... details

‘Ek Prithibi Prem’

Entertainment Live: ‘Ek Prithibi Prem’ directed by SA Haque Alik will hit the cinemas across the country on December 23. Model-actress Airin Sultan has acted in the lead heroine, the director said adding that popular actor Asif has acted opposite Airin. “The film is made based on a unique type of love story. I tried to explain the love in a different manner through the film,” said... details

Kareena and the baby are healthy

Entertainment Live: Her far from self-conscious and gorgeous turns at multiple social outings throughout her pregnancy earned Kareena Kapoor Khan the title of Bollywood's most glamorous mom-to-be, but the actress has taken it easy the last few days — she is due on December 20. Recent reports suggested that Bebo's blood pressure had shot up during last week's get-together with girl... details

‘Operation Agneepath’

Entertainment Live: First look of King Khan Shakib’s much-anticipated Dhallywood film ‘Operation Agneepath’ is out and the superstar debuts a brand new look here. The first look teaser was released on December 10 and since then it has got viral on social media. Directed and scripted by Ashiqur Rahman, this action thriller film stars Shakib Khan and Shiba Ali Khan as protagonists.... details

DiCaprio, Trump discuss green job creation

Entertainment Live: Leonardo DiCaprio met President-elect Donald Trump to discuss climate change and how renewable, clean energy could boost the economy by creating millions of new jobs, the actor's foundation said Thursday. Terry Tamminen, chief executive of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, said in a statement he and the Hollywood star presented the Republican property tycoon, his... details