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    Amitabh Bachchan hospitalised with COVID-19

    Agence France-Presse. Mumbai | Updated at 12:07am on July 12, 2020

    Bollywood veteran megastar Amitabh Bachchan, 77, has tested positive for COVID-19 and was admitted to hospital on Saturday in his hometown of Mumbai, he said...

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    BFDC building demolition draws mixed reactions

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:57pm on July 11, 2020

    Bangladesh Film Development Corporation is demolishing its old building to make way for a new 15-storey commercial building. Bangladesh Film Development Corporation managing director Nuzhat...

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    Julia Sawalha ‘devastated and furious’ at Chicken Run sequel

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:59pm on July 10, 2020

    UK actress Julia Sawalha has said she is ‘devastated and furious’ at not being in the Chicken Run sequel, claiming she was told her voice...

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    French Oscars usher in reforms

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:58pm on July 10, 2020

    The French equivalent of the Oscars announced changes to ensure gender equality on Thursday, five months after its entire board resigned amid accusations of sexism...

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    Johnny Depp denies slapping ex-wife

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:50pm on July 09, 2020

    Hollywood actor Johnny Depp on Wednesday denied claims that he slapped his ex-wife Amber Heard, as he faced a second day of questioning in his...

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    Boney Kapoor remembers Sridevi on ‘Mom’ release anniversary

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:48pm on July 09, 2020

    Indian filmmaker Boney Kapoor, widower of Sridevi, took to Twitter on the three-year anniversary of the release of ‘Mom’ and said that the film will always be...

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    BSFF to organise virtual workshop on filmmaking

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on July 08, 2020

    Bangladesh Short Film Forum is going to organise a virtual filmmaking workshop. The event, scheduled to begin on July 20, will feature 15 classes on...

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    People aren’t getting treatment due to poor healthcare system

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:44pm on July 08, 2020

    Dhallywood actress Mahiya Mahi said that people are not getting treatment amid the COVID-19 outbreak due to the limitations of the country’s poor healthcare system....

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    Johnny Depp libel trial set to start in London

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:25pm on July 07, 2020

    A libel trial was due to begin on Tuesday between Hollywood actor Johnny Depp and a British tabloid newspaper over claims that he was violent...

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    WWII film ‘Greyhound’ teaches virus lesson: Hanks

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:22pm on July 07, 2020

    Tom Hanks is ‘heartbroken’ that his World War II thriller must skip the big screen due to the pandemic -- but hopes it can still...