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    Another cinema closed as govt pledges revival

    Mehedi Hassan Munna | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    Though the government expressed its determination to revive the lost glory of the local film industry by initiating several projects, cinemas across the country are...

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    Robin Williams memorabilia fetches $6.1 million in NY

    New York, United States . AFP | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    Art, film memorabilia and personal effects owned by the late actor Robin Williams and his wife fetched $6.1 million at auction in New York on...

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    Affleck calls addiction a lifelong struggle

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    Oscar winner Ben Affleck said on Thursday he had completed a 40-day residential alcohol rehab program but said that battling addiction ‘is a lifelong and...

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    Bollywood stars dance to Loveyatri’s Chogada song

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 05, 2018

    Bollywood stars Priyanka Chopra, Sonakshi Sinha, Malaika Arora and Jacqueline Fernandez have all posted videos of them dancing to the festive Chogada song from the...

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    Shooting of Tk 50 crore project begins in March

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 05, 2018

    The shooting of Dhwangsha Pahar, based on Qazi Anwar Hossain’s famous fictitious detective character Masud Rana’s story with the same name, will begin in March...

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    Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing hit with huge tax evasion fines

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    China has ordered A-list movie star Fan Bingbing to pay about 884 million yuan ($129 million) in overdue taxes and fines, state news agency Xinhua...

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    Adhora Khan to debut with Nayak

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    Actress Adhora Khan is going to make her silver screen debut with Isphani Arif Jahan’s upcoming film Nayak, which is scheduled to hit cinemas on...

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    One year since #MeToo, Penelope Cruz remembers Weinstein as ‘complicated’

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angels | Updated at 12:50pm on September 29, 2018

    In 2009, actress Penelope Cruz won an Oscar for her role in a film produced by Harvey Weinstein and directed by Woody Allen — two...

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    Polanski takes on Dreyfus Affair in new film

    Agence France-Presse .Paris, France | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2018

    He has spent half his life as the accused, but director Roman Polanski’s next film will be called J’accuse (I accuse), its producers told AFP...

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    Directors’ Guild election held amid enthusiasm

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2018

    A festive atmosphere prevailed at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation on Friday as teleplay makers flocked to BFDC to cast their votes in the second general...