Chennai, March 5 - Popularly known for his romantic roles in several southern films, actor Siddharth says forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama "Jigarthanda", has given him the opportunity to shed his boy-next-door image.
Siddharth has essayed romantic roles in films such as "Koncham Ishtam Koncham Kashtam" and "Love Failure".
Chennai, March 5 - Actor Simhaa, who impressed audiences with his performance in films such as "Soodhu Kavvum" and "Neram", says he interacted with real-life rowdies to prepare for his role in forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama "Jigarthanda".
Simhaa plays a Madurai-based gangster in the film, which is directed by "Pizza" fame Karthik Subbaraj.
Chennai, March 5 - After sharing the frame with Tamil superstar Vijay in "Thalaivaa", actress Ragini Nandwani, who has landed a role with Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in upcoming satiric comedy "Peruchaazhi", says she's honoured to be working with him.
Ragini, who is a popular name on small screen through her Hindi soap "Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuein", is playing the lead in the film.
Chennai, March 5 - Malayalam actress Navya Nair will step into the shoes of southern actress Meena in the Kannada remake of recent Malayalam blockbuster "Drishyam".
The remake is set to go on floors March 11.
Meena, who was supposed to do the remake, is currently busy shooting for the Telugu remake of the same film.
London, March 5 - Matthew McConaughey, who recently won the Best Actor Oscar for his role in ' Dallas Buyers Club', supposedly didn't stay long at the after-party because he wanted to go home and make another baby with wife Camilla Alves .
According to a UK publication, the 44-year-old actor, who has fathered three children with Alves so far, was in a great mood after his win but didn't party hard afterwards, the Daily Express reported.
Los Angeles, March 5 : Actress Winona Ryder says she is so "out of the loop" that she thought "Fifty Shades of Grey" was about "economy".
The 42-year-old actress admitted she had a bizarre encounter with author E. L. James about her erotic thriller but was left confused about its subject matter, reports contactmusic. com.
Mumbai, March 4 : Priyanka Chopra's cousin Saurabh is getting married in Delhi, and the actress, currently busy shooting for "Mary Kom", is waiting to join her family for the wedding.
"Missing mere (my) brother Saurabh ki shaadi (wedding) celebrations in delhi. The whole family is there. Can't wait to go. Full Chopra style gaana shaana," Priyanka tweeted Monday.
"Miss you family. (I'll) Be there soon," she later posted.(IANS)
Mumbai, March 4 : Actor Purab Kohli will be the showstopper for designer Lalit Sengar's show at the Lakme Fashion Week summer-resort 2014, which begins here March 12.
The collection draws inspiration from the art nouveau era.
Sengar believes the "Jal" actor is capable of carrying off the look with utmost style and elegance.
London, March 4 : Star chef Nigella Lawson, who has been a long contributing editor to the British Vogue magazine, has appeared on the cover of the April issue of the fashion bible.
Her first cookery column in the magazine was printed in 1995.
New Delhi, March 4 : Farhan Akhtar and Vidya Balan-starrer "Shaadi Ke Side Effects" didn’t create fireworks on the opening day but showed good growth over the weekend, say trade experts.
Co-produced by Balaji Motion Pictures and Pritish Nandy Communications, the film is about the relationship of a young and urban married couple. Made at a budget of about Rs. 50 crore, it hit approximately 1,500 screens Feb 28.
Washington, Mar 4 : A housemate of Kurt Cobain has put up the late singer's belongings on sale on Craigslist. com.
A man who once shared a home with tragic Nirvana star has reportedly offered a set of skis and a telephone Cobain once owned for less than 100 dollars each, Contactmusic reported.
Los Angeles, March 4 : The Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria employee who delivered pizza at the 86th Academy Awards got a tip of $1,000 on stand-up comedian and host Ellen DeGeneres's popular chat show.
Edgar, the pizza delivery boy, came on DeGeneres' show March 3 with the host calling him "the (Oscar) night's biggest winner", reports hollywoodreporter. com.
Mumbai, March 4 : "Vicky Donor" actress Yaami Gautam, who is sharing screen space with senior actor Ajay Devgn in "Action Jackson", says he may be a star but he works without giving any attitude.
"The shooting for 'Action Jackson' is still going on and I had a great experience shooting with Ajay Devgn. He is a huge star, but at the same time he is also a great actor," Yaami said.
Mumbai, March 4 : Superstar Shah Rukh Khan joined his Bollywood colleagues Mandira Bedi, Kunal Kohli, Tarun Mansukhani and Punit Malhotra to create his own 'selfie' moment a day after Hollywood chat show host Ellen DeGeneres's selfie shot at Oscars 2014.
A selfie is a self-clicked photograph.
Anchor-actress Mandira Bedi posted the Bollywood selfie on Twitter with the caption: "We had our own selfie moment."
New Delhi, Mar 4 : Amitabh Bachchan's official page on Facebook has garnered 10 million likes.
The 71-year-old actor, who has an equally impressive fan following on Twitter as well, thanked everyone and tweeted, "It is 10 million on Facebook!! whoopee! Thank you all".
Bachchan is followed by Sharukh Khan who has 7million likes on the social networking site.
Washington, March 4 : Gwen Stefani and Pink are in an apparent feud after Stefani rejected her former rival's invite for a playdate.
Sources told Radar Online that the pair's rivalry is "alive and well" and Pink had recently suggested that she and the ' Rich Girl ' hitmaker bring their children together for a Beverly Hills playdate.
London, March 4 : Nigella Lawson, who recently posed for the cover of Vogue in a daring low-cut gown with minimal make-up, has revealed that she hates it when her looks are talked up.
The 54-year-old television personality said that she was terrified of being photographed without make-up as she feels it would be a disappointment, the Daily Star reported.
London, March 4 : Irina Shayk stunned the crowd at the V anity Fair Oscar viewing party in a sheer corset gown.
The 28-year-old Russian Sports Illustrated model showed off her incredible figure in a semi-sheer dress which featured a delicate see-through lace corset top, the Daily star reported.
Washington, March 4 : Rihanna reportedly almost ran over a crowd of pedestrians in Paris.
The 26-year-old Barbadian recording artist, who had police escort vehicles with her, was in a hurry to reach for a dinner when she nearly ran over the pedestrians, TMZ reported.
The ' Unfaithful ' singer recently celebrated her birthday in Aspen. (ANI)
Washington, March 4 : 50 Cent had suggested on Instagram that Sean P Diddy and Rick Ross are gay lovers, but took down the post minutes later.
The 'Candy Shop' hitmaker had posted a pic on the photo-sharing site that showed Diddy and Rick Ross from an angle, making it look like they are kissing, TMZ. com reported.
He had also captioned the snapshot that he isn't saying anything but, something isn't right.
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