film and fashion

Our industry will die if we continue paying Turkish actors for jobs: Sharmeen Obaid

KARACHI: Director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy has criticized appointing Turkish actress Esra Bilgic as the brand ambassador of Peshawar Zalmi. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy termed the news dangerous for Pakistani artists. A few days ago, Turkish actress Esra Bilgiç shared a photo

Actress Sana Fakhar shares ‘bold’ pictures with her husband

An image of Pakistani actress Sana Fakhar and her husband sharing a peck on the lips has ired social media users. The actress shared photos of herself with her husband indulging in Public displays of affection (PDA) on Instagram and

COVID-19: James Bond movie ‘No Time to Die’ postponed again

New York: The global release of the James Bond movie No Time to Die was postponed to October from April, its producers said on Thursday, another setback for movie theaters trying to rebuild a business crushed by the COVID-19 outbreak. The

Will reveal the name of harasser if needed: Ayesha Omar

KARACHI: The most popular actress in Pakistan’s film and TV industry, Ayesha Omar has said she will reveal the name of the harasser when needed. In her recent interview, Ayesha Omar said sexual harassment happens in the Pakistani showbiz industry,

TikTok star Aiman Zaman responds to leaked video

KARACHI: Emerging TikTok star Aiman Zaman has landed into hot waters with an alleged leaked video of herself with her fiance. The 28-year-old recently appeared in a song named Pain by ‘Aryan Khan’ with her fiance, who is also a

Vogue to issue new Kamala Harris cover after controversy

Amid controversy, ‘Vogue’ will publish another limited edition featuring Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris.   Critics slammed the photo that graced the hard copy of the February issue, saying it was poorly composed and diminished Harris’s achievements as the first Black woman to

After ‘Tandav’, ‘Mirzapur’ faces backlash over hurting religious sentiments

Just after Indian webseries ‘Tandav’, Amazon Prime’s ‘Mirzapur’ has also been facing backlash over hurting sentiments of Hindus. An FIR has been filed against the makers of Mirzapur for allegedly hurting religious sentiments, showing abusive content and illicit relations and

Indian govt threatens Saif Ali Khan’s web series for hurting religious sentiments

NEW DELHI: A police complaint has been registered against Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan’s web series ‘Tandav’ for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. The local official from India’s ruling Hindu nationalist party also threatened to launch a protest

Netflix tops 200 million paid subscribers globally

LOS ANGELES: Netflix topped subscriber growth expectations in the past quarter, keeping ahead of new streaming rivals competing for viewers stuck in their homes during the coronavirus pandemic. The streaming site added some 8.5 million paid subscribers in the quarter

TikToker Hareem Shah slaps Mufti Abdul Qavi

KARACHI: Pakistan TikTok star Hareem Shah has slapped controversial religious scholar Mufti Abdul Qavi in the latest video posted on the former’s official Instagram account. TikToker Hareem Shah posted a video on Instagram, TikToker Hareem Shah can be seen slapping

‘Humsafar’ is why I continue to receive so much love: Mahira Khan

Pakistani actress Mahira Khan has expressed that she wants to work in TV dramas again. While giving an interview to a private channel, the Verna actress talked about her acting journey,  “I want to come back to dramas. Humsafar is

Actress Hira Mani’s debut song hits one million views on YouTube

The host turned actress Hira Mani has made her singing debut by singing ‘Sawaari’ which has already crossed one million views just after three days of its release on Youtube. The actress’s song ‘Sawaari’ became the center of attention on

Zarnish Khan’s ‘Behta Darya’ wins hearts, touches two million hits on YouTube

Actress Zarnish Khan’s new song ‘Behta Darya’ has hit two million views on Youtube. The talented actress sang the debut song on a new music platform ‘Kashmir Beats’ which is bringing together superstars from TV. The season has begun with

Sonya Hussyn criticised for copying Priyanka Chopra

LAHORE: Pakistani actress Sonya Hussyn has faced a backlash for copying Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra in her snaps. Sonya Hussyn has been accused of copying the Bollywood star several times. However, the actress, recently uploaded new photos on her Instagram

PM Imran Khan’s doppelganger spotted riding a rickshaw

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s doppelganger has taken over the internet. In a viral video, a man in a black shalwar kameez is seen traveling in a rickshaw in the city of Sialkot. The man has an uncanny resemblance to

Kim Kardashian hits 200 million followers on Instagram

LOS ANGELES: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has recently reached 200 million followers on Instagram. The mother-of-four, who is reportedly facing a divorce from husband Kanye West, hit the 200 million mark on Instagram. She is now the second most

Selena Gomez criticises YouTube over spread of misinformation

LOS ANGELES: Singer Selena Gomez has called out YouTube recently for playing a role in the spread of false reports and rumours. The singer has always been vocal about the risks of social media and the spread of misinformation on

Would have been a cricketer if not actor, says Asim Azhar

LAHORE: Pakistan’s young and talented singer Asim Azhar has proven that he’s a true cricketer as well. He has recently uploaded a short video clip on Instagram, displaying his cricketing skills. The Jo Tu Na Mila famed singer posted a

‘Royal vibes’: Farhan Saeed, Iman Ali sizzle in latest pictures

LAHORE: Model-turned-actress Iman Ali and singer-turned-actor Farhan Saeed have paired up for a photoshoot for their upcoming movie ‘Tich-Button’, produced by Urwa Hocane. The movie features Feroze Khan, Farhan Saeed, Sonya Hussyn, and Imam Ali as lead actors. The trailer

‘Sajal Aly an inspiration’: Fans shower heartfelt birthday greetings

LAHORE: As the stunning and gorgeous Pakistani Actress Sajal Ahad Mir turns 27 today, her fans have extended their greetings on social media. The actress started appearing in dramas from quite a young age and over time has managed to

Aima Baig, Naseebo Lal, others to sing official anthem for PSL-6

KARACHI: Pakistan Super League (PSL) has roped Naseebo Lal, Aima Baig and Young Stunners to sing the official anthem for the sixth edition of the tournament, which will commence from February 20 in Karachi. As per details, Recording for the official

Salman Khan is happy not marrying the girl he loved

One of the most eligible bachelors in Bollywood Salman Khan has revealed that there was a girl whom he liked but he does not regret not proposing to her. The actor, earlier on the sets of ‘Bigg Boss 13’ had

Peshawar comedian imitates Charlie Chaplin to spread happiness

PESHAWAR: A man from Peshawar, Usman Khan, dresses up as legendary comedian actor Charlie Chaplin to spread smiles in tough times and decades of suicide attacks, explosions and threats from extremist groups. The stand-up comedian wears Charlie Chaplin’s trademark oversized

Zayn Malik wins hearts with his rendition of Muhammad Rafi’s ‘Chaudhvin Ka Chand’.

LONDON: British singer Zayn Malik’s new album ‘Nobody Is Listening’ has surprised fans as he touched back to his Pakistani roots with a song with Urdu lyrics. The singer announced a surprise album, titled ‘Nobody Is Listening’ earlier this month.

Short film ‘Lambee Raat’ released on YouTube

LAHORE: A digital entertainment platform has released the award-winning short film, Lambee Raat, for its audiences on its YouTube channel. Starring Saleem Miraj and Kisa Zehra as the lead characters, Lambee Raat won its First Judges Award at the digital

Riz Ahmed reveals he married novelist Fatima Farheen Mirza

CALIFORNIA: Renowned Hollywood actor Riz Ahmed has made the surprise revelation earlier this week that he’s officially a married man. The actor first made the announcement of his nuptials on the January 11 episode of Louis Theroux’s podcast “Grounded,” withholding

Humayun Saeed, Turkish actors to collaborate for the ‘biggest project ever’

KARACHI: Famous Pakistani superstar Humayun Saeed has confirmed a joint venture, a historic project, with Turkish stars a few days after the visit of Celal AL aka Abdur Rehman of Dirilis: Ertugrul. Sharing photos with Turkish guest from their recent

Shaan Shahid turns down Kashif Zameer’s allegations against him

LAHORE: Mian Kashif Zameer, a fraudster who hosted Ertugrul Ghazi actor Engin Altan Duzyatan in Pakistan, has landed himself in hot waters after he imposed a false allegation on actor Shaan Shahid. It started when Zameer posted a picture with

Are Bushra Bibi and actress Noor friends?

Actress Noor Bukhari has just revealed her relationship with Bushra Bibi, wife of Prime Minter Imran Khan. This happened in a recent session on Instagram when one of the followers asked the former actress about her relation to Prime Minister

‘Mere Pass Tum Ho’ actress Ayeza Khan turns 30

KARACHI: ‘Mehar Posh’ actress Ayeza Khan has turned 30 years old today. The ‘Mere Pass Tum Ho’ actress is celebrating her 30th birthday today. Actor Imran Abbas also wished the actress on her birthday and shared loving wishes. Taking to