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Fact checking the new 'Elvis' movie: Did he really fire Colonel Tom Parker onstage in Las Vegas?

The 'Elvis' movie relied on extensive research by director Baz Luhrmann and stars Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, but some parts aren't quite accurate.

USA Today 10 Aug 2022 1:14 am

Edgar Allan Poe faces a terrifying mystery in Ravens Hollow

Before he became a master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe came upon an eerie and sinister mystery as reenvisioned in the Shudder original film Raven's Hollow.

Digital Trends 10 Aug 2022 12:15 am

Collide director on making a modern Magnolia about love and loss

In an interview with Digital Trends, the director of Collide talks about the film's similarities to Magnolia and Crash and how his film deals with past trauma.

Digital Trends 9 Aug 2022 11:00 pm

Khushi Kapoor's Sunkissed Pic Grabs Cousin Shanaya Kapoor's Attention

Khushi Kapoor has dropped new pictures on her Instagram

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 10:50 pm

Sonic the Hedgehog 3 will speed into theaters in 2024

Sonic the Hedgehog 3 will hit theaters on the anniversary of Sonic Adventure 2: Battle.

Digital Trends 9 Aug 2022 10:16 pm

Nysa Devgan Parties With Ahan Shetty, Mahikaa Rampal In London. See Pics

Nysa Devgan, Ahan Shetty, Banita Sandhu and Mahikaa Rampal attended their friend Orhan Awatramani's birthday bash

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 10:02 pm

Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives 2: Neelam, Maheep, Bhavana, Seema Talk About Women Losing Interest in Sex

The teaser showed Neelam Kothari, Maheep Kapoor, Bhavana Panday, and Seema Sajdeh talking about women losing interest in sex and getting it back.

News18 9 Aug 2022 9:48 pm

Vidya Balan Says It is 'Unfortunate' That Mission Mangal is Seen as an Akshay Kumar Film

Vidya Balan who played a prominent role in the film expressed her discontent about the movie being termed as an Akshay Kumar film despite having four female leads.

News18 9 Aug 2022 9:11 pm

Ridhi Dogra Slams Those Blaming Her For Raqesh and Shamita's Break-Up, Calls It 'Nonsense'

Ridhi Dogra tied the knot with Raqesh Bapat in 2011. However, the two actors parted ways in 2019.

News18 9 Aug 2022 9:00 pm

Mahesh Babu Thanks His Super Fans For Birthday Wishes

Chiranjeevi, Mammootty, Venkatesh Daggubati, Jr NTR and other celebs shared special posts for Mahesh Babu

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 8:52 pm

Aamir Khan Says He Doesn't Believe in Perfection: 'This Tag Was Given to Me by the Media Because...'

Aamir Khan, who is known as the Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood has revealed in a recent interaction that he doesn't believe in perfection.

News18 9 Aug 2022 8:38 pm

Naga Chaitanya Reveals His Arm Tattoo is His and Samantha's Wedding Date, Asks Fans Not to Copy

Naga Chaitanya even stated that he has not thought about removing the tattoo after Samantha and his divorce yet.

News18 9 Aug 2022 8:26 pm

Laal Singh Chaddha: Aamir, Naga Chaitanya Visit National War Memorial

A morning well spent at the National war memorial New Delhi with the team of Laal Singh Chaddha, wrote Naga Chaitanya

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 8:18 pm

Dulquer Salmaan Pens Emotional Thank You Note After Sita Ramam Success: I Cried on the Day of Release

Dulquer Salmaan talked at length about his recent venture Sita Ramam and said he knew that the team would be delivering a quality film.

News18 9 Aug 2022 8:14 pm

Rana Daggubati Deletes Instagram Posts Days After Announcing Social Media Sabbatical

A couple of days ago, Rana Daggubati announced that he will be taking a sabbatical from social media. Now, he has deleted all his posts from his Instagram handle.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:55 pm

Sonali Bendre On Being Body Shamed: I Was Told You Were Not Woman Enough if You Weren't Voluptuous

Sonali Bendre says she was body shamed in the '90s when being skinny was not the standard of beauty.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:35 pm

After Khatron Ke Khiladi 12, Rubina Dilaik To Participate In Jhalak Dikhla Jaa?

If reports are to be believed, Rubina Dilaik has become the latest celebrity to have signed Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 10.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:33 pm

I cried the day 'Sita Ramam' released: Dulquer Salmaan pens heartfelt note on Sita Ramams success

The actor took to his social media and wrote a heartfelt note thanking the movie-going audience in the Telugu states for making his latest flick a hit.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 7:26 pm

Motown hitmaker Lamont Dozier dies aged 81

'Rest in Heavenly Peace, Dad!!!' wrote his son alongside a picture of the pair.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 7:18 pm

Wife Nazriya Nazim Presents Fahadh Faasil Special Red Cap on His Birthday

Nazriya Nazim shared a few photos of the birthday celebration with Fahadh Faasil on Instagram.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:10 pm

Mindy Kaling Enjoys Dosa, Kofta Korma, Chaat at Priyanka Chopras New York Restaurant, Shares Pic

Sharing a snap from her visit on her Instagram stories, Mindy revealed her pitstop at Priyanka Chopra's restaurant while she was in New York.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:09 pm

Sneham Foundation Row: Tamil Actress Jayalakshmi Files Police Complaint Against Snehan

The actress turned politician alleged that Shenan is trying to tarnish her reputation.

News18 9 Aug 2022 7:06 pm

'I am very scared to be in Bigg Boss'

'It takes a lot of courage to be in that house. It's entertaining for some and horrifying for others.'

Rediff 9 Aug 2022 6:51 pm

Thallumaala Team Organises Grand Promotional Event in Dubai

Shine Tom Chacko and Tovnino Thomas starrer Thallumaala will be released in theatres on August 12.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:48 pm

Mouni Roy Kisses Suraj Nambiar, Shares Mushy Pics With Husband on His Birthday, Take a Look

Mouni Roy and Suraj Nambiar were twinning in white outfits and the actress looked glamorous in a body-hugging dress. The couple is seen kissing each other.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:45 pm

Did Rashmika Mandanna Hike Her Fees After The Success Of Pushpa: The Rise? Deets Inside

As for Bollywood movies, according to The Siasat Daily, Rashmika will be charging about 4 crores for each film.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:45 pm

Salman Khan Flaunts His Muscular Physique In Latest Pic; Fans Call Him 'Fitness Icon'

Superstar Salman Khan leaves everyone impressed with his latest picture in which he can be seen flaunting his abs.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:44 pm

Pooja Hegde's Wanderlust Takes Her to a Fair in New York, Pulls Off Cool Poses in Mismatched Shoes

Pooja Hegde posted took to her Instagram handle to share a set of pictures of herself posing at a fair.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:25 pm

Consent, promise of marriage and power imbalances in Keerthy-Tovino starrer Vaashi

Commentary The Malayalam film, directed by Vishnu Raghav, has brought back to spotlight one of the most divisive aspects of Indias rape-related laws does sex on the false promise of marriage amount to rape? Lakshmi Priya Tovino Thomas and Keerthy Suresh in Vaashi. Pic: YouTube/ Netflix India Spoiler alert: This is not a review. It contains spoilers including a discussion on the ending of the film Vaashi. If you haven't watched the film and don't like to read spoilers before watching, please don't read ahead. Gautham Ganesh may well be from a reputed family, highly qualified, and may have never committed any offence, as his lawyer Madhavi Mohan puts it, but he is on trial for the charge of rape under pretext of marriage. The complainant, Anusha Shivakumar, is Gauthams colleague, who used to assist him at the architectural firm in which he worked. It is a classic case of he-said-she-said. Anusha says she fell in love with him, and alleges that he has always behaved as if those feelings were mutual. He knew very well from the outset that she was not interested in a casual fling, she says. Gautham asserts that they were just close friends, and that he has only interacted with her in the same manner as he did with others. When she has never even expressed her feelings to me, how can she say that I promised to marry her, he asks. The incident of contention took place one night at Gauthams apartment, where Anusha had arrived with another colleague for an official matter. After the third person left, one thing led to another, and the two had sex. It was only on the next day, after they woke up, that Anusha realised he had no plans to marry her. She broke down, tried to convince him, gave him a tight slap, and walked out of the apartment. But is it my fault alone that all this happened that night? If I knew she expected me to marry her, I wouldnt have gotten into all this, Gautham later tells his lawyer. Anusha, meanwhile, stands by her statement that if she had known he had no intention of marrying her, she would not have had a physical relationship with him. Whoever is at fault here, the consequences were dire. Anusha attempted suicide at her hostel, but was luckily spotted by Saira, her roommate and Gauthams college friend who had put the duo in touch in the first place. It is at this point that Anushas father decides to file a case in court, and the legal battle that subsequently ensues is at the core of the recent Malayalam film Vaashi, starring Keerthy Suresh, Tovino Thomas, and directed by Vishnu Raghav. The film brings back to spotlight one of the most divisive aspects of Indias rape-related laws does sex on the false promise of marriage amount to rape? Consent in complex relationships Section 90 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) defines consent in sexual relationships as one that is fully informed, and given without any misconception about the circumstances in which a sexual act is taking place. As the Section makes clear, a consent is not such a consent as intended by any section of this Code, if the consent is given by a person under fear of injury, or under a misconception of fact, and if the person doing the act knows, or has reason to believe, that the consent was given in consequence of such fear or misconception. Read this with Section 375(4) of the IPC, which states that a man has committed rape if he is found to have had sexual intercourse with a woman with her consent, when the man knows that he is not her husband, and that her consent is given because she believes that he is another man to whom she is or believes herself to be lawfully married. This means that if a person had consented to the act solely under the assumption that they would eventually be married to their partner as promised, this is conditional consent. If it later turns out that the promise of marriage made by the partner in this scenario was false, the consent too is invalid, because the condition under which the person had consented was based on deception. This interpretation of the law is essentially broadening the idea of consent, by recognising the unequal social consequences that premarital sex places upon the woman in a heterosexual relationship in the Indian cultural context. This need not be seen from a moralistic point of view, says professor Deepa Srinivas, former director of the Centre for Womens Studies, University of Hyderabad. If an unmarried woman consents to having premarital sex with a man without the promise of marriage, it is an informed choice that she is making. But if the man is deceptively promising marriage to a woman just to have sex with her, then there is definitely an element of exploitation there beyond the morality of it. A marriage could mean many things to a woman, including security. She would be the one to face the backlash and any other consequence that might follow premarital sex. So if she is consenting to intercourse because of that promise, it is an entirely conditional consent, she explains. Court judgments across India on the subject, however, have been as varied as they come. As recently as on July 27, the Supreme Court had dismissed a petition alleging rape due to a false promise of marriage. The bench, in this case, had distinguished between a false promise and one that was made in good faith at the time of making it, but could not subsequently be fulfilled. The parties chose to have [a] physical relationship without marriage for a considerable period of time. For some reason, the parties fell apart. It can happen both before or after marriage, the bench observed. On July 8, the Kerala High Court had also stated in an order that a subsequent refusal to marry or a failure to lead the relationship into a marriage are not actors sufficient to constitute rape, even if the partners had indulged in a physical relationship. In December 2013, a Delhi trial court order had controversially referred to premarital sex as immoral and against the teachings of every religion, before going on to state that sex on the promise of marriage was not rape. When a grown up, educated and office going woman subjects herself to sexual intercourse with a friend or colleague on the latters promise that he would marry her, she does so at her own peril, the order had stated. But just about a month before that, the Supreme Court had awarded life imprisonment to a man by stating that having sex under the false promise of marriage amounted to rape. He brazenly raped her for two years or more giving her the false assurance that he would marry her, and as a consequence she became pregnant, stated the apex court order, while reversing an Allahabad High Court order acquitting the accused. Advocate Harikrishnan V points out that these variations in judgments, however, cannot be generalised, as they vary based on the circumstances of each case and the background of the victim as well as the accused, among several other factors. The power imbalance aspect A relationship between two adults can turn sour anytime. All of those cases cannot be categorised under Section 376 [punishment for rape]. This is where the social status of the victim becomes important. If the said relationship concerns two individuals who are similarly placed in terms of their education, income, caste and other sociological factors, many courts have refused to identify the sexual acts within these relationships as rape on pretext of marriage. On the other hand, if the victim in the case is of a lower social standing while considering the aforementioned aspects, then the question that arises is if she was lured into consenting to sex with the promise of matrimony, Harikrishnan explains. In the case of Gautham and Anusha in Vaashi, there exists a clear case of power imbalance, an important factor that goes unexplored in the film. Gautham is Anushas senior at their firm, and several dialogues in the film indicate that he might also have been the person who hired her. This leaves space for the film to address subjects ranging from the ab initio element (whether the accused had the intention of deceiving the complainant from the beginning) to the Prevention of Sexual Harassment at the Workplace (PoSH) Act. This is definitely a limitation of the film. Unfortunately even within the lawyer community, there are not many people who are aware of the PoSH Act or the need for an Internal Complaints Committee in every workplace. The fact that the accused stands at the position of a dominant authority to the complainant is a relevant factor here, says the lawyer. The Indian woman experience The fact that the woman attempts suicide is an important matter that the court will take into consideration here, says Harikrishnan. This is clearly the first time she has engaged in sexual intercourse. And when she talks about marriage after that, this man brushes it away. Consequently, she tries to take her own life. Culturally, we see the sexual dignity or privacy of an Indian woman as very important. In fact, there are many judgments that cite the dignity of the Bharatiya naari (Indian woman) as a crucial element of the case. So from this context, the court can observe that the woman was pushed to suicide because she lent her heart to this person, solely under the assumption that he intends to marry her, he says. The subsequent conduct of the victim is of significance in the case, Harikrishnan adds. In contemporary society, however, it is rare to see a woman of education and a relatively privileged social standing [like in the film] to be pushed to this juncture. But it is all subjective, and as I said, varies on a case to case basis. Gift as promise of marriage In the film, Madhavi points out that her client had never told Anusha out loud that he would marry her, nor has he proposed to her. Prosecutor Ebin Mathew (played by Tovino Thomas), however, cites a birthday gift Gautham gave to Anusha as the evidence for the allegation that the accused had promised to marry the complainant. Gifting a saree is considered as a promise of marriage in our culture. Or, this gift was at least intended to make her believe so. From this, it is evident that the accused was deliberately trying to mislead her, Ebin says in court, adding that this made Section 417 of IPC [punishment for cheating], read with 415 [cheating], valid in the case. Besides, according to another witness Vimal, the third colleague who had accompanied Anusha to the accuseds apartment on the said night, there were rumours in the workplace that Gautham and Anusha were in love. The duo was always seen together in the office, even during breaks. People have spotted them together even on holidays, he says. Even though the company has a cab service, Gautham used to drop Anusha back home at night, he adds. While these may seem as mere gossip as Madhavi says, Ebin argues that it is this conduct of the accused that may have essentially misled the complainant into believing he wanted to marry her. Eventually, the judge (Ramesh Kottayam) in Vaashi indeed rules in favour of the woman in the film a script decision that comes as a surprise to the cynical viewer. According to Harikrishnan, however, in a real court, it would be difficult to prove the allegation beyond reasonable doubt using the evidence presented in the film. Considering how complex this issue is, it would be difficult for this case to hold ground in court with this evidence. There are no overt acts they are using to substantiate the argument that he had promised to marry her. While conduct of the accused is admissible as evidence, that too has its flaws. For instance, just because two people travelled in a car together, it doesnt mean that they are in love or are going to get married, he points out. That is not to say that the case would not have gone in favour of Anusha in real life. Ultimately, it depends on the judge and their thought process, Harikrishnan says. Vaashi too takes a moment to emphasise this in one of its final scenes, zooming in on a family photo of the judge (Ramesh Kottayam) with his daughter in it an indication that there could be factors beyond mere evidence that had influenced his verdict in favour of the woman in the equation. As professor Deepa puts it, Vaashi would have turned out to be a superior visual text if it had addressed more nuanced aspects of this relationship, such as the power imbalance between them. But in the end, if these complex debates are happening in popular culture, it is an excellent step in the right direction.

The News Minute 9 Aug 2022 6:21 pm

On Mahesh Babu's Birthday, Mammootty, Chiranjeevi, Rakul Preet Singh, Others Send Best Wishes

Many celebrities poured in wishes for Mahesh Babu on his birthday. Chiranjeevi shared a candid picture of them and penned a heart-melting note in Telugu.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:20 pm

Rajiv Kanakalas Ikshu To Be Released in September

The film marks VV Rushikas debut as a director in Tollywood.

News18 9 Aug 2022 6:16 pm

Coffee With Kadhals Thiyagi Boys Song Out; Fans Compare It With Bollywoods Desi Boyz

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News18 9 Aug 2022 6:09 pm

BTS: Benny Blanco Shares Trick of Making Bangtan 'Magically Appear', Poses With Jimin

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News18 9 Aug 2022 5:55 pm

Laal Singh Chaddha: Aamir Khan and Naga Chaitanya Visit National War Memorial, Pay Homage To Martyrs

Aamir Khan, Mona Singh, Naga Chaitanya and Laal Singh Chaddha director Advait Chandan visit National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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The Mollywood actor has delivered some spectacular films, taking the regional language film industry a notch higher.

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:47 pm

Why Kareena Is EXCITED!

Ananya's attacked by feathers... Mahesh, Fahadh and birthdays... Manushi can't stop smiling...

Rediff 9 Aug 2022 5:45 pm

Megastar Chiranjeevi Fulfills His Fans Wish, Earns Respect For Kind Gesture

Photos of Chrianjeevi meeting Nagaraju have gone viral on the internet garnering the actor a lot of praise and admiration

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:37 pm

Britney Spears to make musical comeback with Elton John collaboration

Aside from her very public legal battle with her father, Britney has mostly only been seen on her social media account in recent years.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 5:33 pm

Dosth Ante Nuvve Ra Song From Telugu Film Nachindi Girl Friendu is Out

The song has crossed one million views on YouTube.

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:19 pm

On Mahesh Babu's Birthday, Special Wishes From Wife Namrata And Kids

You light up my world like nobody else, wrote Namrata Shirodkar

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 5:16 pm

Kareena Kapoor Khan Says She Gets More Scripts Offered But Her Boys Need Her More

Kareena Kapoor Khan shared that signing three movies will mean staying away from the house for 200 days, which is something she does not wish to do for now.

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:09 pm

Brad Pitt has 'secret list' ofHollywood actors he will never work with again

Having made his debut in Hollywood at 24, Pitt has shared the screen with the great and the good of Hollywood.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 5:09 pm

Manishajith Leaves Zee Tamil Show Kannathil Muthamittal

Kannathil Muthamittal narrates the journey of Aadhira who lives with her parents Vennila and Madhiazhagan.

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:06 pm

Kangana Ranaut Continues to Work on Emergency Despite Being Diagnosed With Dengue

Kangana Ranaut's production team Manikarnika films shared a photo of her working and revealed that she is down with dengue with 'alarmingly low white blood cell count.'

News18 9 Aug 2022 5:01 pm

Happy Birthday Mahesh Babu: A Look At His Highest Grossing Films

Speaking on the film front, Mahesh Babu will next be seen in the film Trivikram.

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:48 pm

Mouni Roy's Birthday Post For Husband Suraj Nambiar Is Love, Actually

My wifey bestest, Suraj commented on the post

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 4:46 pm

Bengaluru Auto Drivers Discount To Riders in Puneeth Rajkumars Memory

The auto-rickshaw driver offers a 50 per cent discount to his passengers on the 17th of every month.

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:37 pm

Trisha Krishnan To Play Vijays Wife In Thalapathy 67

Trisha and Vijay last worked together in 2008 film Kuruvi

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:32 pm

Actor Karthik Likely To Play An Important Role In Kamal Haasans Indian 2

The shooting of Indian 2 will resume in September

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:27 pm

Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson Broke Up Because Things Were Getting Too Serious?

There are speculations as to why Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson broke up, some of which include age differences, different personalities, and work schedules.

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:26 pm

BTS' J-Hope Says Taehyung Stayed Up and Watched His Lollapalooza Concert: 'He Was Genuinely Cheering'

BTS member J-Hope recently opened up about his Lollapalooza concert in Chicago. The rapper performed solo at the event while his fellow members cheered him on.

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:18 pm

Chahatt Khanna Reveals Why She Slammed Uorfi Javed: 'Was Getting Tough To Tolerate Nonsense'

Just a few days back Chahatt slammed Uorfi Javed for her choice of outfits and called it 'cheap publicity'.

News18 9 Aug 2022 4:13 pm

Sam Mendes to helm pilot of HBO comedy 'The Franchise'

The project takes a wry look at superhero movie-making

The Hindu 9 Aug 2022 4:10 pm

Charu Asopa Reacts to Rajeev Sen's Romantic Post, Clarifies It is an Old Pic, Reveals They Have Blocked Each Other

Talking of the selfie Rajeev Sen uploaded, Charu Asopa said that it is an old photo and they have blocked each other on social media.

News18 9 Aug 2022 3:57 pm

For Olivia Newton-John, Tributes From Priyanka Chopra And Other Stars

Olivia Newton-John died at the age of 73

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 3:54 pm

'Chandramukhi 2' team completes work on first schedule

Featuring Raghava Lawrence, Vadivelu, and Radika Sarathkumar, the upcoming Tamil movie is a sequel to P Vasu's comedy horror film 'Chandramukhi'which was released in 2005.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 3:41 pm

Nick Jonas Performs at the Same LA Hospital Event Where His and Priyanka's Daughter Malti Spent 100 Days

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas welcomed their first daughter in January this year. However, the newborn stayed in NICU for 100 days.

News18 9 Aug 2022 3:39 pm

Baby Discovers Instagram: Hazel Keech Captions Video With Son

The actress loves to keep her fans updated by sharing glimpses featuring little Orin

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 3:32 pm

Pradeep Patwardhan Passes Away: Renuka Shahane Joins Marathi Stars To Pay Tribute To Veteran Actor

Pradeep Patwardhan, veteran actor in the field of theatre, films and television, passed away on Tuesday following a heart attack.

News18 9 Aug 2022 3:25 pm

Aamir Khan Screened Laal Singh Chaddha for Shah Rukh Khan at Mannat?

Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan reportedly talked for a while and then watched Laal Singh Chaddha. SRK also showered compliments over Aamir for his upcoming film.

News18 9 Aug 2022 3:19 pm

Naga Chaitanya's Thank You to stream on Amazon Prime Video from August 11

Naga Chaitanya's Thank You to stream on Amazon Prime Video from August 11

India Today 9 Aug 2022 3:15 pm

Naga Chaitanya's 'Thank You' to stream on Prime Video from August 11

Directed by Vikram K Kumar, the Telugu movie was released in theatres on July 22 and also featured Raashi Khanna, Malavika Nair, Avika Gor and Sai Sushanth Reddy.

The New Indian Express 9 Aug 2022 3:14 pm

Esha Gupta Leaves All Gasping For Breath As She Sizzles In Latest Video; Watch

Esha Gupta was last seen in season three of the popular web series Aashram which also starred Bobby Deol in the lead.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:56 pm

Dulquer Salmaans Sita Ramam Grosses Rs 25 Crore in Three Days

The film marks Mrunal Thakurs Tollywood debut.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:46 pm

Is Hansika Motwani Getting Married? Read On

According to reports, Hansika Motwanis family is going to announce the marriage soon.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:42 pm

Mahesh Babu Birthday: Blockbuster Hits That Tollywood Superstar Rejected

Mahesh Babu made his debut in Tollywood in 1999.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:36 pm

Is BLACKPINK Coming to India? K-pop Group's World Tour Venues Will Break Desi BLINKs' Hearts

BLACKPINK has announced the cities they will be performing at as part of their Born Pink world tour. The group will be releasing its new album next month.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:35 pm

Ananya Panday to Star Opposite Ayushmann Khurrana in Dream Girls Sequel: Report

According to recent reports, the makers have mentioned that the sequel will be made and go on floors later this year and Ananya Panday has been roped in.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:32 pm

Alia Is Currently On Babymoon. Sonam Kapoor Reveals The Location

Alia Bhatt announced her pregnancy in June this year

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 2:25 pm

What Aamir Khan Said On SRK's Cameo In Laal Singh Chaddha

'Laal Singh Chaddha' is a Hindi remake of Robert Zemeckis' 1994 classic 'Forrest Gump', which featured Tom Hanks in the titular role.

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 2:21 pm

Raksha Bandhan: Akshay Kumar Takes His On-Screen Sisters for Shopping in Lucknow, Watch

Ahead of Raksha Bandhan's release, Akshay Kumar took his on-screen sisters out shopping in Lucknow and posted about it on his Instagram handle.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:14 pm

Post Split, Shamita Shetty-Raqesh Bapat Promote Tere Vich Rab Disda Song

Shamita and Raqesh announced their break-up last month

NDTV 9 Aug 2022 2:10 pm

The Song From Pa Ranjiths Natchathiram Nagargiradhu Is A Hit

Natchathiram Nagargiradhu will hit the theatres on August 31.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:09 pm

Anupama and Anuj Kapadia's Love Story Hits a Massive Storm; MaAn Fans Say 'Come Back Mr Kapadia'

Earlier, another promo of Anupamaa showed paralysed Anuj Kapadia sitting in a wheelchair as Anupama took care of him.

News18 9 Aug 2022 2:06 pm

Pregnant Alia Bhatt Shares Sun-kissed Pic from Babymoon, Sonam Kapoor Excitedly Comments This

Sonam Kapoor commented on fellow mother-to-be Alia Bhatt's photo and said she also went for her babymoon to the same destination.

News18 9 Aug 2022 1:58 pm

Kunal Kemmu and Inaayas Play Date Will Leave You Splits, Soha Ali Khan Shares a Snippet

In the video, as Soha opens the playroom's door, Inaaya can be seen painting a white sneaker given by her dad. In the meantime, Kunal takes his power nap on the couch.

News18 9 Aug 2022 1:57 pm

Naga Chaitanya, Raashi Khanna's romantic drama Thank You to stream on OTT

Tollywood Thank You is directed by Vikram K Kumar and produced by Sri Venkateswara Creations. TNM Staff Screengrab/ YouTube Actors Naga Chaitanya, Raashi Khanna, Malavika Nair and Avika Gors recently released Telugu film Thank You is all set for its Over-the-Top (OTT) release following its theatrical release on July 22. Directed by Vikram K Kumar and produced by Sri Venkateswara Creations, the film is set to stream on OTT platform Amazon Prime Video on August 11. Sharing the announcement, the OTT platform tweeted, They are here to drown you into a pleasant sea of wholesomeness with a very distinct storyline #ThankYouOnPrime, Aug 11. Thank You is a feel-good, coming-of-age film which revolves around a successful businessman played by Naga Chaitanya, who is compelled to pause and reflect upon his life after a life-altering incident. Speaking about the film in a press statement, Naga Chaitanya said, Thank You is very close to my heart and I think that the audience will relate to the emotional journey. The film sheds light on the importance of showing gratitude, and how one should be thankful for every good and bad thing in life. We have to express ourselves fully. I think that will be the biggest takeaway for the audience from the movie. I am very delighted to bring this romantic drama closer to home with the digital release and hope to continue receiving all the adoration from audiences worldwide. Meanwhile, filmmaker Vikram K Kumar stated, Teaming up with the best in the industry; right from the production, the technicians and cast has been a heartwarming experience. After I read the script and sat with it through the pandemic, I empathized with this emotion and it was so powerful that it was a blessing to have such a powerful team come together to tell this story with me. I resonated with this idea so much that I felt like everybody should live this story and experience it. With Prime Video backing it - Im confident that its such a global platform which allows the kind of reach I have hoped for, with such a personal yet universally relevant story. they are here to drown you into a pleasant sea of wholesomeness with a very distinct storyline #ThankYouOnPrime, Aug 11 pic.twitter.com/S4WOcwpEAc prime video IN (@PrimeVideoIN) August 9, 2022

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