Monday, 23 May, 2022

Topic: Hollywood

‘Coming soon’ to theatres, Christopher Nolan’s new film Tenet has thriller plot twist

Starring John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Dimple Kapadia, Michael Caine and others, the movie is said to be an espionage, 'time inversion' flick.

Australian soap opera Neighbours resumes filming, safety rules include no kissing or touching

Actors have to stand five feet apart and there are daily temperature checks on the set of Neighbours, which has been running for 35 years.

Irrfan’s 8 finest performances and what made them so special

From a rebel athlete to a don’s aide to a clueless man navigating the world of dating apps, Irrfan could do it all.

Irrfan Khan, one of India’s finest actors, dies at 53

With a career spanning over three decades, Irrfan Khan was one of India's few true crossover stars. He was admitted to a Mumbai hospital Tuesday following a colon infection.

American Idol goes virtual: How reality competition shows are dealing with lockdown life

Singing contest American Idol is adapting to new lockdown life by airing from the homes of the show’s contestants, musicians, judges, mentors and hosts.

Feroz Khan, the actor and filmmaker who made every movie a style statement

Feroz Khan brought the wild west to Bollywood with his leather boots, hats and cigars, and he did it with swag.

Brad Pitt as Anthony Fauci clarifies Trump’s Covid-19 remarks on SNL’s 2nd remote episode

Apart from Pitt, the late-night show also featured actors Adam Sandler and Paul Rudd, singer Miley Cyrus and comedian Pete Davidson.

How we watch and pay for entertainment will never be the same after Covid-19

The rise of Netflix and inspired copycat services has made studios and cable programmers shift some focus to streaming apps & away from theaters and traditional TV audiences.

Even James Bond is affected by coronavirus as Hollywood delays sequel release

James Bond sequel ‘No Time to Die’ due for release April, will be pushed back until November as Hollywood scrambles to cope with coronavirus outbreak.

Why Hollywood is making a long-term investment on Democrat Pete Buttigieg

The openly gay, ex-mayor of a small US city is seen as the rising star of Democratic party and is raking in more money from the entertainment industry than any of his rivals.

On Camera


Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.