- Avipsha SenguptaCelebrity romances have always had a dreamy charm to them. Once together, the fans want their love stories to as immortal as the ones they portray on screen. They set relationship goals for many of their fans.But unlike the fairytale romances on the scree, the celebrity couples often go through divorces which have every tendency to get messy, especially when children are involved. Apart from the personal upheavals the media frenzy that surrounds the ordeal also becomes difficult to deal with.These 12 couples from Bollywood and Hollywood, however, did not let the divorce come in the way friendship and parenting and kept the ordeal as dignified as possible, setting new goals.12 PhotosGallery- 12 Celebrity Couples Who Remained on Good Terms Post-Divorce For The Sake Of Family
August 21, 2017 08:14 IST
The rate at which the Bollywood movies have started faring in the markets of USA, Canada, and the even UK is phenomenal, to say the least. While Indian films were only restricted to be viewed through elements of song and dance, even the star power was largely limited to Shah Rukh Khan or Akshay Kumar. However, things have begun to change manifold.Earlier this year when Baahubali 2 crossed the 100 crore mark in North America, it was a milestone to be really really proud of. Of course, that’s a feat a Bollywood Hindi movie is yet to achieve but there have been a number of money spinners in the markets of the US and Canada combined.So here are 15 highest grossing Bollywood movies at the US and Canada box office:Rank 15 – Yeh Jawani Hai DeewaniBox Office – 22.47 CroresRank 14 – My Name Is KhanBox Office – 24.11 CroresRank 13 – The LunchboxBox Office – 25.41 CroresRank 12 – Ae Dil Hai MushkilBox Office – 25.59 CroresRank 11 – Prem Ratan Dhan PayoBox Office – 26.59 CroresRank 10 – Baahubali 2: The Conclusion28.74 CroresRank 9 – DilwaleBox Office – 29.23 CroresRank 8 – Chennai ExpressBox Office – 31.84 CroresRank 7 – SultanBox Office – 37.21 CroresRank 6 – 3 IdiotsBox Office – 39.19 CroresRank 5 – Bajirao MastaniBox Office – 39.35 CroresRank 4 – Dhoom 3Box Office – 48.55 CroresRank 3 – Bajrangi BhaijaanBox Office – 49.12 CroresRank 2 – PKBox Office – 63.70 CroresRank 1 – DangalBox Office – 74.39 Crores
August 21, 2017 08:16 IST
Actors keep coming and going in Bollywood every now and then and it doesn’t quite take us so long to get over them. With things moving so fasts, it is only a while later that we recall the absence of a certain actor from the screen. This means that the stars have needs to maintain a strong persona that gives their fans a strong recall value. For the rest, this is how long the careers of these popular Bollywood actresses actually lasted.18 PhotosGallery- 18 Bollywood Actresses And How Long Were Their Bollywood Careers
October 04, 2017 07:00 IST
We laugh with them, we cry with them and their adventures become ours and the relationship grows stronger every week and just like that a TV show achieves a cult status. Some of the most iconic moments in the history of entertainment can be credited to these.However, what contributes to the popularity of the show is a tricky business and channel producers have a hard time choosing which show to air. While some decisions are spot on, sometimes they overlook gems in the process. There have been a few cases when the channel has had reservations about a show that went on to create nothing short of television history.Here are 5 most popular and cult favorite shows that almost got canceled.Game of ThronesWhat can I say in praise of GoT that has not been set before? The HBO magnum opus is perhaps has broken every possible record in terms of popularity. But there was a huge possibility of the show never getting made. The channel did not like the pilot episode as they found it ‘disjointed’. Finally, the makers of the changed some of the cast re-shot the whole pilot and it was only the HBO honchos decided to give it a try.The Big Bang TheorySource:ameblo.jpCan you imagine life without Sheldon’s quirks and Penny’s hilarious comebacks? Neither can we. But that was an actually extremely possible. The channel thought it will never be popular with the audiences when the pilot was shown to them. Somehow the makers persisted and the show aired and the rest, as they, is historyFriendsSource:Business 2 CommunityAsk 10 people what is their favorite sitcom ever, and about 8 of them is probably going to say ‘Friends’. The fans of this show still adore it after 13 years of the last episode being aired and still connect to the characters. However, when the pilot episode was shown on the channel and a small sample audience, most of them found the characters not very likable or their friendship genuine.Breaking BadSource: AMCThis deadly punch of science, crime and drama have millions of fan who swears by the show. However the first channel it was pitched to rejected the show as they already had too many anti-hero leads. Finally, AMC saw its potential and decided to go through with it.Desperate HousewivesSource: FandomThis immensely popular show almost got canceled as HBO wanted to give more time to Sex and The City. In fact, a number of channels rejected the show before sense prevailed and ABC decided to air it.- Avipsha Sengupta
September 03, 2017 09:00 IST
It's almost surreal to realise that many of our super talented actors have actually never tasted failure on TV!If you count the number of shows where some of them played the lead role, you'll be blissfully surprised to know that some TV actors have the knack of choosing the right story and have never gone wrong with their choices.This list of actors who've worked and are working on Indian Television has names who have done iconic roles in the past and are continuing to do so. Some of them have moved on to reality shows, but coming over to concrete roles and lead actors, these people have never tasted failure, and we hope they never will!23 PhotosGallery- 25 Hindi TV Actors That Have NEVER Done A Flop Show In Their Career!
November 10, 2017 12:00 IST
TV marriage are a huge grand affair. Whenever TRPs for a show shows a dip, the makers resort to a shaadi to keep the audience hooked for quite a few episodes. In fact with the preparations and stuff, it easily goes on for a good two weeks. But there is also a very important element is almost all the Tv marriages.They have at least some obstacle that would change the entire course of the wedding. These twists range from grrom swap to bride or groom kidnapping to marrying for all the wrong reasons- like for a recipe book! They are absurd, but they are popular af and they show exactly what's wrong with Indian TV nowadays!Here's a list of 20 TV marriages and their twist that proves that Indians never marry for the right reasons:19 PhotosGallery- 20 Times TV Marriages Proved That Indians Never Marry For The Right Reasons!We wonder what the makers were smoking (and we definitely want some of it to also ignite our creative cells like this)?
October 09, 2017 03:30 IST
Now before you argue that he’s hardly 10 films old, let’s get it straight, he’s proved his mettle with the range of roles he’s done. From a lover boy to loafer, serious to comic, he’s outstanding and he needs to be lauded for that!Here are the top 6 movies of Varun Dhawan, ranked in descending order!6. ABCD 2His impeccable dancing skills and emotional quotient backed by a stupendous box-office collection makes this one his 5thbest performance.5. Main Tera HeroHe was a rage and a complete laughter riot in his father’s first directorial with him. He got stamped as the new age Govinda as Seenu.4. Humpty Sharma Ki DulhaniaHumpty was a darling and Varun proved how he can make us believe that he can slip into a role to an extent that you start believing he’s Humpty!3. OctoberVarun Dhawan plays a love-struck character who obssesses over his love interest and this was quite a different trajectory from Varun's previous roles.2. Badrinath Ki DulhaniaBadri was a notch higher and he polished himself as an actor again! There was depth and sincerity in this role which had so many layers emotionally.1. BadlapurHis class apart performance as a man who loses his wife and son to a goon in an accidental murder, and how he takes revenge on them is an exceptionally powerful performance so far!This hero is coming again with Shoojit Sircar's October. Will that movie make it to his top 5 movies? Only time and Varun will tell!
April 24, 2018 10:57 IST
Bollywood actor Salman Khan, who is hosting the popular reality TV show Bigg Boss for the seventh time this year, often adds his own quirky twists to the special weekend episodes where he talks to the audience and the contestants. The promos for the latest season are out and we have learnt that he added his own bit to the promotional video as well.The promo opens with Salman watering plants and singing ‘gamle mein rehne do’.A source from the sets of promo told Hindustan Times, “During the promo shoot, where Salman talks about different kinds of neighbours, he suddenly surprised everyone when he asked if he could improvise. And, soon after, he was singing! He added his own brand of humour to the sequences making it truly entertaining.”The making of the#BB11promo! Here's what went on behind the scenes with@BeingSalmanKhan!@email@example.com/cO13xaXA7Y— COLORS (@ColorsTV)August 19, 2017Bigg Boss 11 will be themed on neighbours. It can be anyone from he greedy neighbour who has never ending demands to the gossip monger. It can also be the annoying one who will relentlessly interfere in your matters or the cute boy next door.Meanwhile, a new picture of Mouni Roy has also emerged from the sets of Bigg Boss 11 promo shoot, adding fuel to the rumour that she is likely to be seen in the new season along side Salman. The Naagin star, who has reportedly shot with Salman for a promo, was seen chatting with the Bollywood star and his team in between the shots.
August 21, 2017 05:55 IST
2017 as a Bollywood year has been particularly disappointing for the audiences. From Bollywood biggies like Shah Rukh Khan to Salman Khan seen box office flops and let’s not even get to the smaller films that came around in the year so far!While there has not been much for the fans to rush to the theatres for, in this year with more flops than hits these are the biggest box offices bombs based on the losses incurred by the makers.15 PhotosGallery- Ranked: 15 Biggest Box Office Flops Of 2017 So Far Based On Losses
August 21, 2017 06:05 IST
The emergence of social media platforms has given birth to Internet trolls, whose sole purpose is to attack people with their crude comments. More often than not, Bollywood actors are the target of their maliciousness on a regular basis. Recently, Kalki Koechlin was slut shammed on Instagram after she posted a nude picture, where she gave a message to her fans asking them to embrace themselves as they are.And Kalki isn’t the only one. Just a few weeks back, Esha Gupta uploaded pictures of her in a lingerie on Instagram. While some couldn’t stop raving, others trolled her for excessive skin show.Even Priyanka Chopra was not spared. When she posted a picture wearing a tri- coloured scarf on Independence Day, she was also trolled her for wearing it. However, despite being targeted online, these actors didn’t hesitate giving it back. Here are a few posts that were not intending to start trolls but did. Scroll down to see all.Half way between shadow and light by @rivabubber #blackandwhite #loveyournakednessA post shared by Kalki (@kalkikanmani) onAug 17, 2017 at 11:43pm PDTIndependence Day #Vibes 🇮🇳#MyHeartBelongsToIndia #happyindependencedayindia #jaihindA post shared by Priyanka Chopra (@priyankachopra) onAug 14, 2017 at 6:17pm PDTLife's too short, laugh it outA post shared by Esha Gupta (@egupta) onAug 10, 2017 at 10:30pm PDT" Hola troll! "A post shared by Richa Chadha (@therichachadha) onAug 10, 2017 at 8:46pm PDT
August 21, 2017 05:13 IST