Sharmila Tagore honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Sharmila Tagore honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award New Delhi, Oct 25 : She still reigns in the hearts of many like ‘Sapnon Ki Rani’ and the honor of receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award has added another gem to the crown of veteran actor Sharmila Tagore. The 72-year-old actor has been awarded by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry PHD for his contribution in the field of cinema. Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office Jitendra Singh and Delhi BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari presented the award to Tagore at a…

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Kher, Azmi to address university students in Sydney

Kher, Azmi to address university students in Sydney Melbourne, oct 23 : Anupam Kher and Shabana Azmi will share personal anecdotes and career highlights at an event at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. The December 3 event is part of the “In conversation event” series launched by the Australian Academy of Film and Television Arts (AACTA). Azmi and Kher, who were recently announced as grand jurors for the first AACTA Award for Best Asian Film, will also attend the 7th AACTA Awards Ceremony on December 7th at…

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Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan to get Lata Mangeshkar Award

Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan to get Lata Mangeshkar Award Bhopal, Oct 21 : Songwriters Usha Khanna, Bappi Lahiri, Anu Malik and backing singers Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan have been selected for the prestigious Lata Mangeshkar National Award from the Madhya Pradesh Government. The artists will be honored for their contribution in the field of music composition and singing, said an official today. “The award, instituted in honor of Mangeshkar, will be presented on October 26 in Indore, the birthplace of the legendary 88-year-old singer,” he added. The prize…

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George Clooney to receive AFI Life Achievement Award

George Clooney to receive AFI Life Achievement Award Los Angeles, Oct 6 : Hollywood star George Clooney will be honored with the AFI Life Achievement Award. The Board of Directors of the American Film Institute (AFI) announced that the actor will be the 46th winner of the award, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Clooney will receive recognition during a tribute to the gala, which will be held on June 7th. Howard Stringer, Chairman of the AFI Board, congratulated the 56-year-old actor “America’s Leader” and said he was a character from…

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Film hated by Israel culture minister candidate for Oscars

Film hated by Israel culture minister candidate for Oscars Jerusalem, Sep 20 AFP : The Israeli film “Foxtrot”, which Minister of Culture Miri Regev has lambasted as an insult to the army, won the country’s best film award, making him an Oscar nominee. Samuel Maoz’s surrealist and complex film includes what could be considered a critical vision of the Israeli army. He also won the Grand Jury Award at the Venice Film Festival this month, but Regev, who has often criticized Israel’s cultural elite, is not a fan – time…

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Annette Bening to get BAFTA Career Retrospective

Annette Bening to get BAFTA Career Retrospective Los Angeles, Sep 19 PTI : Veteran actor Annette Bening is ready to talk about her career in the films of one of the events of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), “A Life in Pictures” in London on 12 October. The 59-year-old BAFTA winning actor and Oscar-nominated actor will discuss his career and career at “BAFTA: A Life in Pictures” next month at the Savoy Hotel, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Bening received her first BAFTA nomination for the…

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‘Big Little Lies’ rules limited series section at 2017 Emmys

‘Big Little Lies’ rules limited series section at 2017 Emmys Los Angeles, Sep 18 PTI : David E Kelley’s “Big Little Lies” strengthened female power around the world as the show surpassed the biggest night of television by scoring five wins in the limited section of the series at the 69th Emmys Primetime. The show, directed by Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, dealt with issues such as domestic abuse, divorce, aging, struggles for the education of children, was named the exceptional limited series at the ceremony and beat the other…

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Priyanka Chopra to present at 2017 Emmys

Priyanka Chopra to present at 2017 Emmys Los Angeles, Sep 14 PTI : Priyanka Chopra is expected to present a trophy at the 69th Emmy Primetime Prize Sunday, here. Priyanka has joined the list of Hollywood stars such as Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Adam Scott, Viola Davis, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Seth Meyers and Dolly Parton, who will return to the main stage to present various statuettes, Entertainment Weekly. This is the second time that Priyanka will present a prize at the ceremony. Last year, the actor’s whirlwind on Emmys’…

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Shahid, Alia win top honours at IIFA 2017

Shahid, Alia win top honours at IIFA 2017 New York, Jul 16 PTI : It was a great night for Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, who won the honors of excellence for their roles in the drug-themed drama “Udta Punjab” at the 18th International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA ), Who saw the name of “Neerja” The best image. The award for Best Direction was given to Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury for his acclaimed film “Pink”, a drama of the courtroom centered on the woman. Alia’s turn as a young immigrant…

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Karan Johar to host IIFA awards 2017 in New York

Karan Johar to host IIFA awards 2017 in New York Mumbai, Jun 2 : Filmmaker Karan Johar will be hosting the 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), which will be held in New York from 13 to 15 July. Salman Khan, Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, Shahid Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon and others will be performing on July 15th. Commenting on the occasion, Salman said: “It is always great to be part of the IIFA Movement and I look forward to the IIFA 2017 Awards.” Katrina…

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