Go Air's Brand Ambassador is Preity Zinta crackcrack |
Bollywood actress Preity Zinta's decision to serve as brand ambassador for GoAir may have raised some eyebrows, but the star shrugs off any "loose talk" that it has anything to do with boyfriend Ness Wadia. She replies, unfazed as ever: "First of all the airline is run by Ness' brother Jay. They asked me to be their brand ambassador. Very honestly, I did it because I truly think it's a fantastic airline with really low fares. It's an amazingly quality-conscious product and just the product I'd like to endorse.' crack
Actor Rahul Khanna to save Big E crackcrack
Actor Rahul Khanna has joined the 'save the elephant' campaign and stars in the new anti-zoo ad made by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Shot by photographer Colston Julian, the ad is titled 'Actor Wants Fans to Know That Elephants Don't Belong in Zoos and Cities' and Rahul is shown shackled in chains, with bruises painted on his body. 'Zoos cannot provide for the complex needs of the animals who they hold captive,' said Rahul in a press statement. crack
SRK's Chak De India film: crackcrack
Shah Rukh Khan's much-awaited 'Chak De India', in which he plays an ageing hockey player, will be premiered August 9 at Somerset House in London. The entire star cast, including the superstar himself, will attend the world premiere of the movie. crack
Go Air's Brand Ambassador is Preity Zinta crackcrack
Bollywood actress Preity Zinta's decision to serve as brand ambassador for GoAir may have raised some eyebrows, but the star shrugs off any "loose talk" that it has anything to do with boyfriend Ness Wadia. She replies, unfazed as ever: "First of all the airline is run by Ness' brother Jay. They asked me to be their brand ambassador. Very honestly, I did it because I truly think it's a fantastic airline with really low fares. It's an amazingly quality-conscious product and just the product I'd like to endorse." crack
Shilpa shetty receives Silver Star award for humanitarian work crackcrack
LONDON: Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty has received the Silver Star Award for her outstanding contribution to international humanitarian causes, particularly for spreading awareness of AIDS/HIV among people.
Labour Leader of House of Commons Jack Straw presented the award to the 31-year old actor at Durbar Court in Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office on Friday night, as part of the celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of the election of Keith Vaz, the NRI leader, Labour MP and former minister for FCO.
In her brief acceptance speech, Shetty, the winner of last Celebrity Big Brother show, said Vaz had played an important role when she was racially abused by some of the contestants. "He screamed the loudest," she acknowledged. crack
Aishwarya Rai to appear in top US TV series crackcrack
The career of the gorgeous Aishwarya Rai has not really hit a lull after her wedding to Abhishek Bachchan . Close on the heels of her bagging on the heels of her bagging prestigious films with RGV and Karan Johar, the appreciation for her role in the UK film Provoked and the news that her true blue international project, The Last Legion will see the light of the day, comes the report that the emerald eyed beauty has been signed up to star in the top US sci-fi serial Heroes.
Heroes-TV has reported that the actress will appear in 8 episodes of the up coming series of the NBC show about 'superhuman' beings. The science fiction drama television series, created by Tim Kring, premiered on NBC on September 25, 2006 and tells the story of several people who "thought they were like everyone else... until they woke with incredible abilities" such as telepathy, time travel and flight.
It's been said that Ash will play the role of Dr. Mohinder Suresh's elder sister Shanti Suresh, and will have a super-power of her own, something which has not yet been disclosed. crack
Shilpa Shetty gets Global Impact award - June 11 2007 crackcrack
Shilpa Shetty has spoken out about the need to fight racism after accepting a special award for Global Impact at the Bollywood Oscars.
The actress, who was at the centre of the Celebrity Big Brother race row in January, said she was overwhelmed by the award which recognised "no other role but the role I play in my life".
Commenting on her experiences over the past six months, she said: "I'm glad that whatever has come out of it has been very positive and I'm happy when I see the joy on Asian faces, I see the gumption to fight back for their dignity if people are ever trying to trample over them."
Shilpa was presented with the award by the International Indian Film Academy at the lavish ceremony on Saturday.
She added: "An actor always gets an award for the different characters we portray. I think this is the first time an actor's got an award for the person she is so it cannot be a better award than this.
"I think the biggest award of all is when I see the love and appreciation on people's faces."
She also revealed that she's very excited about her next venture, a musical called Bollywood To Broadway.
"It's going to be an international venture and then if everything goes right I will be doing a Hollywood film," she said. crack
Bipasha Basu and John Abraham splitting? crackcrack
Looks like the hottest couple of Bollywood are on the splits Ville. Is it raining splits in Bollywood? First the rumors were about Salman and Katrina splitting up and now it is the five year hot romance between John Abraham and Bipasha Basu that is going down the drain. Bipasha has had enough and more with John’s infidelity.
The recent two flings that John had were Vidya Balan and now it is debutant actress Seetal Menon (John’s co-star in Nari Hira’s Bhram). Bipasha’s friendship with Saif has also raked up the rumors but the actress says it is no more than friendship.Well, if whatever is happening is true then it is not good! Surely these developments are not good for a relation that has had five years of love. Hope they live together! crack
Rani Mukherjee secretly got engaged last night to filmmaker Aditya Chopra. The duo had a hush-hush engagement on Monday and is planning to tie the knot soon. crackcrack
Lately the leading bollywood queen Rani Mukherjee has been keeping quite a low profile. She was off media from last many months was not even seen attending too many film functions apart from that of Yash raj film’s. But now it seems the tightly guarded secret of Rani Aditya Chopra romance is out in open.
According to a source close to the family, “The roka (engagement) took place at the same Chopra bungalow where Chandni was shot. Around 60 people (family and friends) attended the ceremony that included Rani’s parents Ram and Krishna Mukherjee, brother Raja and his wife. Present from the Chopra clan was brother Uday, dad Yash Chopra and mum Pamela Chopra.” crack
Sharukh and Amitabh clash again? crackcrack
Sridevi and Boney Kapoor –The made for each other couple in Bollywood? crack