White House visitors can visit a movie theatre just completed. The decision to open up the private presidential theatre was made by Melania Trump, the president´s wife. “The White House belongs to the people of this country,” the first lady said. The first movie ever screened in the White House was “Birth of a Nation,” a 1915 movie about the Civil War while Barrack Obama screened “To Kill a Mocking Bird”.
LOS ANGELES: On Thursday, fringed capes, pleated skirts, and bolero hats graced the runway at the Dior Cruise 2018 collection as the luxury Parisian label spun its own twist on music festival fashion. “Dior Sauvage” drew inspiration from the scenic landscapes of Los Angeles and the show took place outdoors against the backdrop of the Santa Monica mountains at sunset.
Much awaited movie Project Ghazi releases its incredibly slick teaser on Friday. The teaser features main cast members Humayun Saeed, Sheharyar Munawar, Syra Shehroz and a masked villain, played by Adnan Jaffar. The teaser is well cut and boasts some very glossy cinematography. This sets high hopes for Project Ghazi, which is all set to hit cinemas later in the year.
Khaleej Times quoted US media outlets to report that the power-couple of Hollywood is rumored to be on way to patch up several months after divorce. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt reportedly talk over the phone at least once a day and see each other several times a week. A source close to the couple told the media that it’s like they have started to date again.
Well known blonde beauty, Paris Hilton claims to have invented the selfie. The 36-year-old popular celebrity argued that she originated self-portrait photograph, claiming that she has been taking selfie-like photos since she was a small child. Paris further stated that: “the rise of social media websites, such as Facebook and Instagram, has made it easier for people to become famous.”
LOS ANGELES: Kristen Stewart is announced to be the new face of Chanel’s new fragrance Gabrielle Chanel, and will appear in the campaign, which will be unveiled in September this year. The 27 year old Twilight star was declared brand ambassador in 2013 and now she is chosen as the representative for the Gabrielle Chanel women’s perfume, which has been created by Olivier Polge.
LIMA: Kylie Jenner, famed fashion model and the younger half-sister of Kim Kardashian, was suffering breathing difficulty and was forced to use an oxygen mask during a trip to the Peruvian city of Cusco, high in the Andes. Kylie recently posted 19 pictures on snapchat that showed her treatment with an oxygen mask in her hotel room in the mountainous city.
On Wednesday, ‘Bieber mania’ had swept the city when the Canadian pop star landed in Mumbai for his first-ever concert in India in front of 45,000 fans. According to various media reports, the award-winning artist, ‘Sorry’ singer had performed for approximately 90 minutes, most of which was lip synced. Numerous Bollywood stars including Alia Bhatt, Siri Devi and Malaika Arora turned up to attend the concert
English pop singer Justice Bieber has reached India for his world tour concert. According to Indian media, Bieber reached at Kalina airport where he was rushed to his hotel in the car at Lower Parel. The singer was wearing a pink hoodie and was accompanied by Bollywood star Salman Khan’s personal bodyguard, Shera. A small group of his fans were also present at the airport to welcome him in India.
Singer, music composer Adnan Sami and his wife Roya Sami welcomed their first child, a baby girl, with excitement and happiness. They named the girl Medina Sami Khan. The singer of ‘Tera Chehra’ and ‘Sun Zara’ announced birth of his baby on twitter. “Over joyed with birth, pray for our daughters, she is daddy’s little princess,’ he wrote. ‘It is most incredible thing happened to me,” said the singer.
While Pakistani music sensation Ali Zafar has gained limelight as an actor, singer, and painter in both Pakistan and India, his younger brother is all set to make his debut into the Bollywood, according to sources. Danyal’s debut film will be directed by none other than well-known Yash Raj Films. The movie will be shot towards the end of October.
ISLAMABAD: Well-known Punjabi folk singer Laila Jutti’s musical performance at an event, Pakistan Night Desi Beat, captivated scores of fans at Open Air Theatre of Shakarparian. The musical show was arranged by Studio 5 in collaboration with Capital Development Authority (CDA). Other singers who performed at the spot included, Imran Ghulam Ali Khan and Zahid Khan.
On Sunday, the spirited speeches were front and center at the MTV Movie and TV awards. At the event the night’s top winners at the usually irreverent awards show took to the stage to champion diversity and inclusion. A spell of wet weather in LA had shut down the red carpet before the awards show, but inside, the host Adam Devine literally set the stage on fire as kicked off MTV’s awards.
Speaking to Billboard Magazine in an interview published late on Wednesday, the 24-year-old former Disney star, Miley Cyrus says she is ready to steer away from her eccentric, which has often been frowned-upon, shenanigans and is rolling out a new sound that could help people take her more seriously after she was dubbed one of pop music’s bad girls.
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy has won 49th Annual Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for her recent and much talked about documentary: “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness”. Chinoy had previously produced and directed the documentary which had already won Oscar Award. A Girl in the River follows the life of an 18-year-old girl who is a survivor of an honour killing attempt.
In a recent interview with the Reuters this week, lion star Dev Patel has talked about his views on politics, typecasting in the film industry, and his next film project. On immigration Patel has said: “There are voices of division, divisive voices, and negative voices. But through our art and films such as Lion and many other films this year we can break down those barriers of prejudice.”
Fire works are part of celebrations across the world especially on new year’s eve as numerous countries arrange special fire works to welcome the new year. As thousands watch them on spot, millions watch them on television or social media. But in both cases, the view is from a far view point. In this case, an video maker flew his drone inside the explosions of fire works and it is magical and beautiful.
LOS ANGELES: HBO recently announced that they will be working on sequel shows for it’s most watched series, “Game of Thrones” which could ensure their power to continue at the top of the TV charts in the next years. HBO spokesperson disclosed that a team of writers, including George RR Martin the author of A Song of Ice and Fire series, are working on ideas to expand the Game of Thrones universe.
KUALA LUMPUR: At a three-day event which kicked off on Saturday, it showcased the creative interpretations of traditional Malay costumes and make-up techniques, women donned peacock-style headgear and brightly colored make-up in Malaysia. Around 20 women paraded down a runway sporting exotic variations of Malay wedding dresses and with boundary pushing makeup.
Actress Saba Qamar is making waves in entertainment industry especially with her upcoming Indian movie ‘Hindi Medium’. But now Ms Qamar is going to move one step ahead and is going to play famous social media model and celebrity Qandeel Baloch in upcoming short movie ‘Baaghi’. The movie is being produced by Urdu 1 by same team which made ‘Aik Thi Marium’. Saba Qamar is excited for this movie and role.
America’s famed star, Miley Cyrus revealed that she has not taken drugs in past 3 weeks. The 24 year-old well-known as Hannah Montana, admitted being a regular user of marijuana over the last few years, but now she has decided to quit the habit. She said, “I’m not doing drugs, I’m not drinking, I’m completely clean right now! That was just something that I wanted to do.’’
Pakistani VJ Madiha Imam will star in her Bollywood debut film with the Bollywood entertainment’s diva, Manisha Koirala. The upcoming film, titled “Dear Maya” is all set to hit the cinemas on June 2. Madiha, playing a 16 year old girl’s role has managed to attain limelight in a two minute trailer. Manisha plays the role of an aged woman who is in the search of true love.
Indian actor Nawaz ud din Siddique is famous for his nontraditional roles and acting and he has proved this again in his upcoming film ‘MOM’ with Sridevi in the lead. In recently released photo Siddique can be seen in half bald, glasses, crooked teeth and creepy stares attire which give chills to the viewer. While talking to media, the actor said that he is excited for his role in this upcoming movie.
Comedian Yasir Hussain apologized to his fans on Wednesday on social media over accidentally cracking jokes on child molestation on the evening of 5th Hum Awards held on Saturday. Yasir said in his statement that comment that I made was unintentional. I didn’t mean to hurt anyone. I regret saying it as it was not a part of the script and sincerely apologize for this.
Brad Pitt spoke up for the first time about his separation from Angelina Jolie, confessing to heavy drinking and chain smoking leading to a life of lonesomeness. 53-year-old, Pitt while speaking to GQ Style in an extensive interview said on Wednesday that he had quit drinking as he was going through therapy and that he and Angelina were committed to resolving matters cordially and privately.
The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has suspended the license of BOL News and BOL Entertainment. The step was taken after its four directors remained unable to get security clearance from Interior Ministry.The Authority took this decision after meeting headed by chairman Absar Alam on Tuesday. PEMRA also took in consideration, recommendations by Council of Complaints (CoC) Sindh.
Janet Jackson, well-know American pop-star and new mother said on Monday that she will continue her tour after about two year break as she announced her separation from her husband. The popstar revealed that she will perform in 56 concerts across North America later this year. In an online message to fans, she informed about her 4-month old son Eissa and approved the news about her separation.
The Dilwale actoress Kajol had posted a now-deleted video on Facebook and Instagram, in which she shows off her restaurateur friend Ryan Stephens’ culinary skills. One of the dishes she is served is made out of beef. While, by the end of the video, Kajol jokes ‘We’ll cut off his hands after this’, the video went viral and sparked controversy about her open flouting of beef ban in Maharashtra.
United States renowned rapper, Eminem launched court action against the governing political party of New Zealand as it allegedly used an unlicensed version of his hit “Lose Yourself” in a political campaign. Eminem’s lawyers informed the High Court in Wellington that he never allowed the National Party to use the song, which featured in the 2002 movie “8 Mile”.
The director and cast of The Godfather had reminisced on in a 45th anniversary reunion in New York about the trials, perseverance and inspiration that had resulted in the Oscar-winning Mafia movies. Coppola, Pacino, Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton, James Caan, Talia Shire and Robert Duvall watched back-to-back screenings of The Godfather with an audience of 6,000 on closing night of Tribeca film festival.
On Saturday night, actor Yasir Hussain made a crass joke on the topic of child molestation that has caught social media in a whirlwind of anger. When Ahsan Khan went up to the stage to receive his Award for his role in Udaari – which raised the issue of child molestation, Hussain said (translated) “Seeing such a good-looking child molester, I wish I was a child too!”.
Only recently various media outlets have been reporting that the two stunning actresses Deepika and Priyanka are apparently not on good terms, which is why the Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani star was absent at a recent party hosted by Priyanka. Sources, however, say that Deepika is busy with her work, hence was unable to attend Priyanka’s event.
Hard hitting batsman and former Pakistan cricket team captain Shahid Afridi will host Ramzan show late Junaid Jamshed. According to details, Shahid Afridi will not only host the show but also his Shahid Afridi Foundation will help the needy. The announcement was made by co-host of the show. Singer turned religious scholar Junaid Jamshed died in a plane crash on December 7, 2016 near Havelian, Abbotabbad.
Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif stated that as an actor she has faced a lot of criticism but now she has learnt ‘not to over analyse’ things and move on. While talking to media she said “I as an actor faces criticism but now I have now learnt to handle it gracefully. “It is heart breaking especially on something you have put your heart in but now I do not over think on it and have learnt to move on.”
The 41st death anniversary of the versatile actor and comedian was observed yesterday on April 29. Munawar, the well-known artist who debuted in 1961 with his Punjabi film, “Dandian” had a remarkable career as a top-comedian and a heartthrob in the film industry of Pakistan. He was also renowned for his “out of script dialogue delivery.” Munawar Zarif died on 29 April 1976.
On Saturday, the film Lipstick Under My Burkha has finally been cleared by the Indian censor board. The film had initially been denied classification due to abusive language, sexual scenes and being “lady-oriented”. There will, however, be a number of cuts and edits in the film, which he director had offered and the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) accepted.
Hollywood director Ridley Scott has said that he is convinced about the existence of aliens. Although there is no evidence of the existence of Aliens, Scott says it is absolutely ridiculous to think that we are alone in this universe. “I believe in superior beings. I think it is certainly likely.” Scott said. Ridley’s direction ‘Alien: Covenant’ which is the second sequel to ‘Alien’ will release on May 19.
Saba Qamar, the Pakistani beauty who had only recently starred in a Bollywood movie alongside Irrfan Khan has also bagged another role for Urdu1’s upcoming biopic on Qandeel Baloch. The actress has been posting a flurry of pictures showing her dolled up in vivid-colored clothes and has recently revealed to play the role of Qandeel, however, the actress has refused to speak more on the topic.
Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan appeared the TED conference in Vancouver and pleased the crowd with his inspring stroies and portryal as an aging action defying the challenges around him. “For years, I´ve been a huge fan of TED Talks,” he said. TED will making its debut on the Indian screen as TED curator Anderson describes TED Talks India as the organization´s ‘most ambitious television project to date.’
Hollywood actress Emma Watson has said making the new movie ‘The Circle’ has been a terrifying and emotional experience that has taught her a lot about the difficulties of living in an age where everything is public. “It was a very vulnerable experience for me. It was very hard for me and very meaningful,” Emma said, mentioning that she got immensely concerned about today’s growing privacy problems.
Farhan Saeed has sung his latest song ‘Thodi Der’ for Bollywood film ‘Half Girlfriend’ and the song has become a record-breaker. The new song which has been composed as well as sung by Farhan Saeed has reached four million views in just one day. Along with the Pakistani singer, the playback singer from India Shreya Ghoshal has also lent her vocals to the song.
The film makers of Shahrukh Khan and Mahira Khan starrer ‘Raees’ has just released a deleted scene of the movie. The scene was of Junior ‘Raees’ in the movie. Child actor Shubham Chintamani has played the part of Shahrukh Khan’s childhood in the movie and has done justice with it. The child actor has an uncanny resemblance with Shahrukh and he performed the role of ‘Raees’ in young age professionally.
After much anticipation the title track of Indian movie ‘Raabta’ starring Deepika Padukone has released today. Deepika clad in all black sizzled in whole song. The actress shot this whole song in one night when she was shuffling through her hectic schedule. Deepika has worked with this film’s director in ‘Love Aj Kal’ and ‘Cock Tail’ hence she agreed to do this song when director messaged her for it.