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Benedict Cumberbatch to star in ‘The 39 Steps’ Netflix series

LONDON: British actor Benendict Cumberbatch is set to headline Netflix’s upcoming limited series ‘The 39 Steps’, based on the 1915 John Buchan novel of the same name. The six-episode series will reunite Cumberbatch with Berger, who directed the Doctor Strange

Jazz drama ‘Ma Rainey’ wins two BAFTA prizes

LONDON: ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, a jazz drama set in 1920s Chicago, won two awards at the opening of the BAFTAs, but the race for the main prizes remains open. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts ceremony is

‘Nomadland’ wins top Hollywood director prize

LOS ANGLES: Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland” won this year’s top Hollywood directing award, the final major guild ceremony before the Oscars. Zhao spent her entire victory speech praising her fellow nominees, about her critically adored and awards-dominating US road movie before

Momal Sheikh, husband face backlash for their latest photoshoot

KARACHI: Pakistani showbiz’s fine actress, Momal and her husband Nader Nawaz have faced backlash for their latest photoshoot doing rounds all over the internet. As per details, the actress and Nader appear in their first shoot together as they were

Netizens call out actress Resham for being a ‘hypocrite’ after her video goes viral

KARACHI: Film actress Resham has been under fire for an event where she violated Covid-19 SOPs after preaching to people to follow them. According to details recently, Resham was going to Islamabad from Lahore. During the journey, the actress witnessed

Faryal Mehmood is taking the internet by storm with her latest psychedelic photos

KARACHI: Pakistani actress Faryal Mehmood takes the internet by storm with her latest  Psychedelic Photos. Faryal Mehmood is one of the boldest actresses in the Pakistani showbiz industry, who is not afraid of speaking her heart out in front of

Netizens criticize Mahira Khan for not wearing seatbelt

KARACHI: Several people have criticized superstar actress Mahira Khan for not wearing a seatbelt despite constantly advising citizens to strictly follow rules while driving. A new video of the actress is making rounds on different social media platforms in which

Kangana Ranaut’s movie ‘Thalaivi’ postponed weeks before release

The release of the Bollywood movie ‘Thalaivi’ starring Kangana Ranaut has been postponed due to the second wave of COVID-19, just weeks before its release. The movie Thalaivi was was scheduled to release on April 23. However, that has changed

‘You’re going to freak out’ says Money Heist star on final season

LOS ANGLES: Netflix, which renewed the popular Spanish drama series ‘Money Heist’ for the fifth season, also announced that it will also be the series’ final season. It’s been a year that season four of Money Heist premiered on Netflix.

Islam stresses on modesty for both men and women, says Hamza Ali Abbasi

Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi shared his random thoughts on social media where he indirectly highlighted Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement on the rising rape cases in Pakistan. The Alif actor took to Twitter and shared that in his personal understanding,

Tom Cruise’s “Top Gun: Maverick” to release in November

The release of Hollywood star Tom Cruise’s movie “Top Gun: Maverick” has been pushed to November from July. The film was expected to be one of the biggest releases of the summer blockbuster season. The sequel to the 1986 hit

Veteran actress Samina Ahmed to soon appear in Hollywood movie

KARACHI: Renowned Pakistan’s veteran actress Samina Ahmed will soon appear in a Hollywood movie. This news was confirmed by her husband and prominent actor Manzar Sehbai on a social networking site. In response to a question from a fan on

Dwayne Johnson to begin shooting of ‘Black Adam’ movie

The shooting of an upcoming movie named ‘Black Adam’ starring Hollywood actor Dwayne Johnson will kick off this week. The news was shared by the actor himself on social media with a caption, He said he is “Black Adam ready”.

Alia Bhatt’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ teaser in Telugu released

The teaser of the upcoming Bollywood movie ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ Telugu starring actress Alia Bhatt has been released. Alia Bhatt, who has tested positive for coronavirus, took to Instagram and confirmed the release of the teaser. “Bringing to you a story

Meera’s manager turns down claims of her being forcibly held in mental asylum

Amid reports circulating on social media that actress Meera has been admitted to a mental asylum in the United States, her manager has denied the claims as false. The news, when circulated on social media, was considered a joke at

Farhan Akhtar filming for secret Marvel project in Bangkok

MUMBAI: Bollywood actor, director, and producer Farhan Akhtar is reportedly working with Walt Disney’s Marvel Studious in Bangkok, according to Indian media. A source confirmed to an Indian newspaper that Farhan Akhtar had already departed for Bangkok from Mumbai. “Farhan

If we teach feminism to boys, we won’t have to ‘save’ our daughters: Pankaj Tripathi

Bollywood actor famously known as Kaleen Bhaiya Pankaj Tripathi has expressed that feminism is an idea that should be instilled in boys just as strongly as girls. During an interview with Indian media, Tripathi expressed feminism must be included for

American actor Walter Olkewicz dies after prolonged illness

American character actor Walter Olkewicz has died at 72 following a prolonged illness. Walter Olkewicz, who is best known for his work on TV series including Twin Peaks, Grace Under Fire, and Seinfeld, died at 72. The news was confirmed

Salman Khan’s movie ‘Radhe’ may be postponed to Eid 2022

The release of popular Bollywood romantic and action hero Salman Khan’s upcoming movie ‘Radhe’ may be postponed due to coronavirus.  According to Indian media, while talking to the media at a function, the Dabangg actor said that he and his

Joss Whedon ‘threatened to harm’ Gal Gadot’s career

The famous Hollywood Wonder Woman was amongst the many who were allegedly abused by the director Joss Whedon. Gadot was forced to say lines by Whedon which was uncomfortable saying after which he threatened to destroy her career. The portal

English is just a language, not an education : Imran Ashraf

Actor Imran Ashraf has schooled people who prioritise the English language, for him, it is just a language, not an education.  One of the social media users shared his post on Instagram that stated, “Angraizi sirf aik zubaan hai kasam

Noor Bukhari reveals reason behind not hosting Ramadan transmissions this year

Pakistani former actress Noor Bukhari has revealed the reason behind turning down an offer of hosting the Ramadan transmissions this year. Earlier, Noor Bukhari held a question and answer session on Instagram. One of the fans asked the former actress

Never receive compensation before success of my movies: Aamir Khan

Bollywood actor famously known as Mr. Perfectionist, Aamir Khan, has recently revealed that he does not receive compensation before the success of his movies. According to Indian media, Aamir Khan talked about the compensation of the film that he does

Humayun Saeed celebrates sister-in-law Sana Shahnawaz’s birthday

Famous Pakistani actor Humayun Saeed has finally shared a glimpse of his sister-in-law Sana Shahnawaz’s birthday celebrations. The Jawani Phir Nahi Ani actor took to Instagram and shared photos from the birthday celebration of Sana with a sweet note, “Happy

Never considered as a ‘serious actor’: Chris Hemsworth talks about his roles in movies

Hollywood actor Chris Hemsworth has admitted that he would be called a ‘serious actor’ if he put on a ‘bunch of unhealthy weight’ or got ‘unhealthily skinny’ for a role. The 37-year-old Australian actor, who is currently filming Thor: Love

Dananeer Mobeen’s new version of ‘Pawri Horai Hai’ goes viral

Another interesting version of ‘Pawri Horai Hai’ by Dananeer Mobeen has gone viral on social media.  Whether it’s partying with Hania Amir or jamming with Momin Saqib, the 19-year-old knows how to grab netizens’ attention. Recently, she posted a video

After Kanwal-Zulqarnain wedding, another TikTok couples tie the knot

Another TikTok couple Naveed Khan and Ayesha have tied the knot. Naveed Khan took to his Instagram to share a charming video from their wedding and fans are gushing over the cute couple. “Alhamdulillah. Say MashaAllah,” he wrote. Replying to

Sexual abuse charges: Harvey Weinstein appeals rape conviction

NEW YORK: Disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein, who was sentenced to 23 years in prison in two predatory sexual assault charges, has requested against his blame for rape. Harvey Weinstein has consistently denied any wrongdoing or sexual assaults. He has

Akshay Kumar confirms being hospitalised after contracting COVID-19

Actor Akshay Kumar, who tested positive for the coronavirus, has been admitted to Hiranandani Hospital, Powai. He has been diagnosed with COVID-19 amid the shooting of Ram Setu. The actor confirmed the news on Sunday. He even urged everyone to

Godzilla vs. Kong sets pandemic record with $48.5m debut

NEW YORK: After over a year of theaters experiencing lackluster opening weekends, the domestic box office has roared back to life on Easter weekend after the COVID-19 pandemic thanks to the powerhouse debut of Godzilla Vs. Kong. “Godzilla vs. Kong”