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Premiere of Shankhachil held

Cultural Correspondent Indian 63rd National Award winning film Shankhachil is all set to be released in both Bengals on April 14, marking the beginning of the Bengali New Year (Pohela Boishakh). Tollywood superstar Prosenjit Chatterjee was in Dhaka for the premiere of this film, which took place at Star Cineplex in the capital. Prosenjit, Kusum Sikdar, Director Goutam Ghose, Faridur ... Read More »

Star Wars’ wins big at MTV awards

Space Opera “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, taking best film and breakthrough performance for its star Daisy Ridley. It also scooped best villain for Adam Driver’s turn as the nefarious Kylo Ren, although Ridley lost out in the best hero category to Jennifer Lawrence, recognized for her role in ... Read More »

Prosenjit Chatterjee arrives in Dhaka on April 12

 Culture Desk Prosenjit Chatterjee, one of the most prominent superstars of Tollywood, will arrive in Dhaka on April 12 for the premier of Shonkhochil. Directed by Goutam Ghosh, Shonkhochil, a joint production of Bangladesh and India, was awarded as the Best Bangla Film in the 63rd National Film Awards of India even before it was released! The film also stars ... Read More »

Dilwale receives Kela Award

Showtime Desk The magic of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol seemed to be below par this time around. Their film Diwale ended up in the Kela Awards 2016, winning the Worst Film Award at the eighth edition of the Golden Kela Awards. It is being said that the superstar will collect the trophy personally. “Shah Rukh has never shied off ... Read More »

Pratyusha suicide: Boyfriend booked for abetment

Police in Mumbai on Tuesday registered a case against actor-producer Rahulraj Singh for allegedly abetting the suicide of popular TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee following a statement from her mother Soma Banerjee, an official said.Police in Bangur Nagar, who are probing the case, registered the first information report (FIR) after Soma Banerjee implicated Rahulraj for her daughter’s suicide, said Mumbai police ... Read More »

‘Still evolving’ Rolling Stones open up rock ‘n’ roll world to fans

After more than 50 years of rock ‘n’ roll, the Rolling Stones are still pushing boundaries with their first exhibition showcasing hundreds of items from their long-running career, from Mick Jagger’s jumpsuits to Keith Richards’ guitars.Billed as the “first ever major exhibition by (the group) and the largest touring exhibition of its kind ever to be staged”, “Exhibitionism” opens up ... Read More »

‘Still evolving’ Rolling Stones open up rock ‘n’ roll world to fans

After more than 50 years of rock ‘n’ roll, the Rolling Stones are still pushing boundaries with their first exhibition showcasing hundreds of items from their long-running career, from Mick Jagger’s jumpsuits to Keith Richards’ guitars.Billed as the “first ever major exhibition by (the group) and the largest touring exhibition of its kind ever to be staged”, “Exhibitionism” opens up ... Read More »

Ferdous in Kolkata shooting for Baadshah

Entertainment Desk Actor Ferdous will be in Kolkata for the next few weeks busy shooting for “Baadshah.” He’ll be returning to Kolkata after a long time and the joint production will have actor Jit and actress Nusrat Faria as his co stars. The shoot will be taking place throughout various locations in West Bengal. The details about the film are ... Read More »

A 2 day long film festival held at RU

RU Correspondent: A two-day long film Festival titled “Katos Kutos” aim to create sympathy to help roads children was held at Rajshai University (RU) Kazi Nazrul Islam auditorium that was started on 3 April and continued till 4 April night. Read More »

Films on Liberation War screened

Culture Desk A two-day festival featuring live music and films on independence struggles was held at the auditorium of National Art Gallery in Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Chalachitram Film Society in association with the academy organised the event as a tribute to the Independence Day, which was observed on March 26. Patriotic and people’s songs were presented on the opening day ... Read More »

Alliance Française showcases ‘Three Shadows of Art’

A 15-day solo fine arts show, ‘Three Shadows of Art’ by artist M Rashed Alam, is now going on at La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka in Dhanmondi.The exhibition revolves around the theme of celebration of life both in happiness and in sorrow; in gathering and in solitude.Rashed said he presents three types of artworks that he experimented ... Read More »

No respect for actors these days: Kareena

For almost 16 years now, Kareena Kapoor Khan has been an integral part of the Hindi film industry. The actress, who has not only given hits but is also known for her critically acclaimed roles, however, says people nowadays don’t show much respect to actors as before.While the actress appreciates the new generation of filmmaking, she is upset with the ... Read More »

Prioty rejects Bollywood film

Cultural Reporter Miss Ireland 2014 Maksuda Akhter Prioty, of Bangladesh origin, has refused a Bollywood producer after an offensive offer. The information was gathered from her Facebook status along with screenshots of the conversation. The actress said that a noted producer in the Bollywood film industry offered her to act in a film with the precondition of sleeping with him. ... Read More »

Katrina Kaif: My mum is not here to meet Neetu Kapoor

Katrina Kaif, whose wardrobe overhaul has been generating a lot of buzz, caused a mild furore on the red carpet of a recent gala with yet another show-stopping outfit. Only this time, it was flawlessly complemented by her inner radiance. Dressed in a sparkly Mikael D gown that featured a thigh-high slit, which she paired with studded ear-climbers, a diamond ... Read More »

Hollywood’s French film showcase announces bold line-up

Los Angeles – The world’s largest festival of French film hits Hollywood next month with a provocative line-up exploring Islamist terrorism and women’s rights, and tackling the thorny issue of racism in the entertainment industry. COLCOA will showcase a record 70 movies and TV series as part of an unabashedly political program featuring a thriller held back from theaters after ... Read More »

Indo-Bangla joint production turns out the best Bangla film

Cultural Desk Shongkhochil, a joint production of Bangladesh and India, has won the award for Best Bangla Film at the Indian National Film Awards. The announcement came at the ceremony of the 63rd National Film Awards held on Monday, March 28. The film, directed by Goutam Ghose, received one lakh rupees. Habibur Rahman Khan and Faridur Reza Sagar from Bangladesh ... Read More »

Donald Trump’s daughter welcomes 3rd child with Jared Kushner

The 34-year-old fashion designer and entrepreneur gave birth to her third child with husband Jared Kushner today, adding to their growing brood. Married for seven years, Trump wed the real estate developer in 2009 after two years of dating. “Jared and I feel incredibly blessed to announce the arrival of Theodore James Kushner,” the businesswoman announced on Twitter. “Xx Ivanka.” ... Read More »

‘Batman v Superman’ shatters records

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” steamrolled past records, debuting to a gargantuan $170.1 million over Easter weekend despite being pilloried by critics.That ranks as the top opening weekend for a DC Comics film, the best March launch ever, and the sixth biggest domestic opening weekend of all-time.It’s a shot in the arm for Warner Bros, which has been reeling ... Read More »

‘The Catch’ bosses Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers talk reshooting

The latest entry from Shondaland bows this week: “The Catch,” starring Mireille Enos and Peter Krause. While it inherits “How to Get Away with Murder’s” timeslot, right after “Scandal,” its tone couldn’t be more different — it’s far more playful and romantic. That variety is part of their creative strategy at Shondaland, says Betsy Beers, who serves as executive producer ... Read More »

Urvashi to debut in Bangladeshi movie soon

Miss Universe India Urvashi Rautela arrived in Dhaka yesterday to unveil the latest model of BMW’s 7 series. The Bollywood actress and Miss Asia Super Model arrived in the capital around 11:15am via a Jet Airways flight, staying at the Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel.Urvashi unveiled the brand new model of the luxurious car in the evening, Executive Motors Ltd, ... Read More »

AJ hunting new Dhallywood faces

Ananta Jalil or AJ, is known for making impossibilities a possibility. This time around he has undertaken a fantastic initiative to help bring new, young faces into the Bangladesh film industry. Recently, he was involved in a talent hunt program called Monsoon Films Talent Hunt where they planned to find two fresh faces for the film Agrojatrar Mohanayok-The Spy and ... Read More »

International stuntsmen to push for ‘Force 2’

Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin, who will be seen in a grey character in “Force 2″, says that he is excited to work with international artists for the film.”I’m a big believer in fate and destiny. In Bombay, you don’t always make your choices, your choices are made for you, so right now I’m very lucky as an actor to be ... Read More »

Batman v Superman

Dawn of Justice: Let the rivalry begin! With Star Wars and Deadpool off the list, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is undoubtedly the most anticipated movie of the year. And it’s up to Warner Bros. to not disappoint the hundreds of millions of fans eagerly awaiting the movie. This movie will have arguably, the greatest fantasy match up of ... Read More »

Rolling Stones take the stage in first-ever show in Cuba

The Rolling Stones rocked a massive crowd at a free, outdoor concert in Havana on Friday, capping a week of engagement with the West for the Communist-led country that once censored the veteran British band’s music.The Stones started their first-ever show in Cuba with “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”, a song recorded in 1968, when Cuban rock fans were secretly sharing pirated ... Read More »

Muhib Khan dreams to fight poverty, graft, terrorism with poetry, song

Muhibbur Rahman Khan (Muhib Khan) is a popular poet, artist, journalist, columnist, TV discussant and presenter. He is adored by every corner irrespective of party and opinion for his liberal Islamic thought and progressive political analysis. His poems and songs inspire the nation with the zeal of patriotism, humanism, world-peace, communal harmony, and national unity. Many of the well-accepted Bangladeshi ... Read More »

Hong Kong movie riles China

In Hong Kong, a woman sets herself on fire in protest, a taxi driver despairs at the eradication of the local language and young children in military uniform prowl the streets, echoing the horrors of China’s Cultural Revolution.But this is not the past, it is Hong Kong in 2025 as portrayed in the movie “Ten Years”, which has been a ... Read More »