Monthly Archives: September 2007

India’s best bet at the Oscar awards

India needs help deciding which film should be its official entry for the 80th edition of the Academy Awards. While officials and filmmakers squabble over India’s best bet in the Best Foreign Film category, you should vote for your choice. … Continue reading

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India’s best bet at the Oscar awards

India needs help deciding which film should be its official entry for the 80th edition of the Academy Awards. While officials and filmmakers squabble over India’s best bet in the Best Foreign Film category, you should vote for your choice. … Continue reading

Posted in Chak De India, Dharm, Eklavya, film, Guru, Oscar, Paruthiveeran | 1 Comment

Shilpa Shetty arrested over Richard Gere kiss!!!

Just when you thought British newspapers and websites had all but forgotten about Celebrity Big Brother winner Shilpa Shetty, here comes the latest salvo against Indian prudishness. Several biggies in the British media went overboard on Thursday, reporting on their … Continue reading

Posted in arrest, Big Brother, controversy, Richard Gere, Shilpa Shetty | 4 Comments

Shilpa Shetty arrested over Richard Gere kiss!!!

Just when you thought British newspapers and websites had all but forgotten about Celebrity Big Brother winner Shilpa Shetty, here comes the latest salvo against Indian prudishness. Several biggies in the British media went overboard on Thursday, reporting on their … Continue reading

Posted in arrest, Big Brother, controversy, Richard Gere, Shilpa Shetty | 4 Comments

Ben Kingsley as Shakespeare and Shahjehan

English playwright William Shakespeare and Mughal emperor Shahjehan were contemporaries – though it is doubtful either knew of the other’s existence. Four centuries later, Oscar-winning actor Sir Ben Kingsley is playing both historical figures in two different films. First up … Continue reading

Posted in Aishwarya Rai, ben kingsley, film, mahatma gandhi, Oscar, osho rajneesh, shahjehan, Taj Mahal, william shakespeare | 2 Comments

Ben Kingsley as Shakespeare and Shahjehan

English playwright William Shakespeare and Mughal emperor Shahjehan were contemporaries – though it is doubtful either knew of the other’s existence. Four centuries later, Oscar-winning actor Sir Ben Kingsley is playing both historical figures in two different films. First up … Continue reading

Posted in Aishwarya Rai, ben kingsley, film, mahatma gandhi, Oscar, osho rajneesh, shahjehan, Taj Mahal, william shakespeare | 2 Comments

Aishwarya Rai – pregnant or not?

So is Aishwarya Rai pregnant? Well, given that the first rumours of her pregnancy surfaced in late July and there is still no tell-tale bump as we head into October 2007, I guess it’s safe to assume that she’s not. … Continue reading

Posted in Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Bollywood, film, pregnant, rumour | 3 Comments