Not always able to select trend-following films: Nawazuddin

Not always able to select trend-following films: Nawazuddin New Delhi, Sep 11 PTI : Nawazuddin Siddiqui tries to find a good balance between commercial cinema and independent cinema, but the actor says he still feels a little hesitant to accept a typical masala film because he often fails to deliver performances. Despite being part of several commercial successes such as “Badlapur”, “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” and “Raees,” the 43-year-old actor said it’s his low budget films that kick him to explore various aspects an artist. “I’m not always able to select movies…

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Priyanka Chopra meets Syrian refugees in Jordan

Priyanka Chopra meets Syrian refugees in Jordan Cairo, Sep 11 PTI : Actor Priyanka Chopra, during his first visit to a Syrian refugee camp in the Jordanian capital of Amman, is appalled by their fate and said the world should be inspired by its resilience. More than 5 million people have fled war-torn Syria since the civil war began in 2011 and has taken refuge in neighboring countries such as Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt, Turkey and Jordan. Priyanka, the world ambassador for the goodwill of UNICEF, documented her visit to Amman,…

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Ayushmann has knack of marrying content with commerce:

Ayushmann has knack of marrying content with commerce: Mumbai, Sep 11 PTI : The director R S Prasanna says that Ayushmann Khurrana is an actor in which he can trust, especially when it comes to low-budget films like their recent publication “Shubh Mangal Savdhan”. The actor, who played the role of a man suffering from erectile dysfunction in the film Aanand L Rai, is natural when it comes to getting both the script and the box office collections with his choice of films, says the director. “Ayushmann came aboard that…

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Never thought I could make a movie: Angelina Jolie

Never thought I could make a movie: Angelina Jolie Los Angeles, Sep 11 PTI : Actor Angelina Jolie, who made her directorial debut with “In the Land of Blood and Honey” in 2011, says she never imagined she could ever direct or write a movie. The film, with the Bosnian actors Zana Marjanovic and Goran Kostic and the Croatian actor Rade Serbedzija, represented a love story on the background of the Bosnian war. The 42-year-old girl says well that management has never been in her plans, she has always wanted…

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Jake Gyllenhaal to be honoured at Zurich film festival

Jake Gyllenhaal to be honoured at Zurich film festival Los Angeles, Sep 11 PTI : Actor Jake Gyllenhaal will receive the Golden Icon Award at this year’s Zurich Film Festival. The actor nominated by the Oscars will participate in the festival to present “Stronger”, in which he is the survivor of the bombing of Boston marathon Jeff Bauman, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Directed by David Gordon Green, the film will be screened at the festival on October 3rd. Gyllenhaal, who was nominated for best supporting actor Oscar for “Brokeback…

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