Coronavirus outbreak: How the television industry is coping with the ‘no shoot’ directive

Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Updated: March 18, 2020 10:57:01 am Saheer Sheikh, Rhea Sharma, Kaveri Oriyam and Ritvik Arora on the sets of Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Tags: Coronavirus At the same time, it is also concerning for people who work on daily wages,…


Tom Hanks says he has the ‘blahs’ but no fever in isolation

The 25-year-old son is competing in the Australian version of the reality TV show Dancing With the Stars, which is being broadcast without a studio audience because of the COVID-19 risk. They had been in home isolation since Wilson’s diagnosis. Tom Hanks says he feels the “blahs” but has no fever as he and wife…


First of Many: Milind Soman revisits A Mouthful of Sky

It was suggested to me by Mahesh Bhatt and my friend Devieka Bhojwani. No dialogues, no complicated movements, and Mahesh Bhatt was directing. What was your first acting project? Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. It was…


Oscar-nominated actor Stuart Whitman dead at 92

By: AP | New York | Published: March 18, 2020 8:52:13 am Stuart Whitman appeared in hundreds of films and television shows. His greatest acclaim came for The Mark, although he was not the original choice for his role: Richard Burton dropped out at the last minute. Whitman was a San Francisco native who had…


Parasite to start streaming from March 27 on Amazon Prime Video

In her review of Parasite, The Indian Express film critic Shalini Langer wrote, “Bong Joon-Ho, who has also co-written the story, has several surprises and twists up his sleeve. Loyalty, love. Gutter, smell. Helmed and written by Bong Joon Ho, Parasite deals with class divide and how one underprivileged family cons and somewhat manages to…


The Rolling Stones postpone tour due to coronavirus

Tour promoter AEG is advising concertgoers to hold onto their original tickets and wait for more information. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus, but for some, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. We are sorry to all the fans who were…


Disney postpones release of Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow

The film’s events take place much before the events of Avengers: Endgame where Black Widow ends up sacrificing her life for the greater good. A new date for the Scarlett Johansson-starrer is yet to be finalised. Not only Black Widow, but several Hollywood flicks like No Time to Die, A Quiet Place II and Mulan…


Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma and others take up WHO’s Safe Hands Challenge

Be safe. Also read: Coronavirus outbreak: Celebs spread awareness about the pandemic So far, celebrities like Anushka Sharma, Vatsal Seth, Sachin Tendulkar, Maria Sharapova, Hima Das and PV Sindhu have participated in the #SafeHandsChallenge and posted videos of the same. I challenge @KirenRijiju sir @akshaykumar sir @iTIGERSHROFF @sachin_rt sir @MirzaSania @MangteC @imranirampal for #HandwashChallenge #SafeHandsChallenge…


Priyanshu Painyuli to star opposite Taapsee Pannu in Rashmi Rocket

It’s extremely exciting especially after my last film ‘Upstarts’, whose universe is so far removed from the world this film is set in,” the actor said in a statement. Actor Priyanshu Painyuli, best known for Vikramaditya Motwane’s Bhavesh Joshi Superhero, is set to feature in Rashmi Rocket with Taapsee Pannu, the makers announced on Wednesday.…


Bigg Boss Malayalam contestant Rajith Kumar: I am being treated like a criminal

Nobody organized it,” he said. Kerala police on Tuesday took Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 2 contestant Rajith Kumar into custody for questioning in connection with the unlawful gathering at Kochi airport. I am now being treated like a criminal. ” Also Read ~ Amid coronavirus outbreak, fans flock to airport to give Rajith Kumar hero’s…


Former Roadies director slams reality show, calls it an embarrassment to brand MTV

The actor lashed out at the man and emphasised that it was the girl’s choice to cheat on him, which did not go down well with netizens. Backstabbing, bad language, abusive anchors, violence and in-your-face-sexuality were never a part of the format. The twins moved out in 2014, sharing that they have done enough to…


Dhanush’s next film to be scripted by Suhas and Sharfu of Virus fame

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. The movie was inspired by British crime drama Straw Dogs. The movie, which came out in 2019, received praise from critics and the audience alike. “Happy to collaborate with writers sharfu – Suhas of ‘Varathan’ & ‘Virus’ fame for #D43 .. Click here to join our channel…


Playlist: Watch Kareena Kapoor Khan’s What Women Want Season 2

Dhvani Bhanushali Singer Dhvani Bhanushali shared the couch with Kareena Kapoor Khan on this episode of What Women Want. The two also revealed the duties that they share in their relationship. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Tags: kareena kapoor Kareena Kapoor Khan Here are all the episodes of Kareena Kapoor Khan’s What Women…


Special Ops review: Down the Rabbit Hole

Neeraj Pandey’s maiden venture into the web space has all the ingredients from his universe: a stellar ensemble cast lead by an alpha-male actor, Kay Kay Menon in this case, a sepia-tinted old world feel, the puzzling gamut of politics/greed/international terrorism and the antics needed to pull off a heist. We wish he had more…


Sudha Kongara to direct Simbu?

Meanwhile, Simbu is currently shooting for Venkat Prabhu’s Maanaadu. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Tags: Simbu Though rumours mills are abuzz that Mysskin will collaborate with Simbu, sources now indicate Sudha has bagged the opportunity. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated…