Monday, June 27, 2016

IIFA 2016: 'Bajirao Mastani' tops in awards; 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' is Best Film

One of the grandest of Bollywood events, the International Indian Film Academy Awards unfolded with lots of glitz and glamour in the exquisite locale of Madrid, Spain. Several celebrities graced the 4-day gala show in their best designer attires and many stars shone at the event with their performances, bringing rejoice. Shahid Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar bagged brownies for being very entertaining hosts at IIFA 2016.

Going by the award list.....Sanjay Leela Bhansali's romantic saga 'Bajirao Mastani' won maximum awards - nearly 13 of them - at the 17th IIFA awards. Ranveer Singh bagged Best Actor Award, Bhansali for Best Director and Priyanka Chorpa got award for Best Actor in Supporting Role. Besides this, Priyanka was honoured with the special Woman of the Year award. 'Bajirao Mastani' also earned awards in several other categories including cinematography, costume designing, background score, choreography, special effects, action sequences, sound and production design.

Bollywood's highest grossing blockbuster 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' received Best Film and Screenplay (Kabir Khan, Parveez Shaikh and V Vijayendra Prasad).

Deepika Padukone took home the IIFA for Best Actress for her role in 'Piku'. This comedy drama by Shoojit Sarcar also bagged Best Story and Best Dialogue (Juhi Chaturvedi).

Another film which bagged more than one award was 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' for its song, "Moh Moh Ke Dhaage". Varun Grover won the Best Lyrics Awards for the soothing number while Monali Thakur and Papon were honored as lead singers. While Bhumi Pednekar won the Best Debut Actor award.

'Hero' actors Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty received the Best Debut Couple award. Similarly debutant Vicky Kaushal also won the Best Debut Actor award for 'Masaan'.

While Anil Kapoor got the Best Actor in a Supporting Role for 'Dil Dhadakne Do', Darshan Kumar won the Best Actor in a Negative Role for NH10.

Check Out your favourite Bollywood stars who dazzled at the IIFA green carpet

Leading and stunning Bollywood beauties like Deepika Padukone, Bipasha Basu, Sonakshi Sinha and Nargis Fakhri dazzled at the IIFA green carpet on Friday. The three days International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) gala is being held in Madrid this year from June 23-26. From beauty queens to B-Town hunks looked stunning as ever. Find them here and check them one by one:

Dimpled beauty Deepika looked ravishing in a black dress by Swapnil Shinde. She made it simple but HOT as she accessorized her look with a lovely neckpiece by jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali. Deepika is soon to make her Hollywood debut with ‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’ movie.

The 'Dabangg' girl Sonakshi Sinha proved it that she is one SEXY girl! She stole hearts in her embellished gown by Zara Umrigar. Her striking hot appearance killed it at the green carpet. Sonakshi will soon be seen in ‘Akira’ that will hit screens this year.

New bride of B-Town Bipasha Basu nailed it being the showstopper for designer Vikram Phadnis, and for the very first time she walked the ramp with her husband actor Karan Singh Grover. Bipasha was stunning in an embroidered black gown and her silver neckpiece became the talk of the town. Regards Karan, was as usual amazing and super HOT!

Former queen- Lara Dutta also walked the green carpet with her husband tennis champ Mahesh Bhupathi. Lara looked WOW! And amazing in a beaded black and blue dress by Balmain.

The ‘Bold & Beautiful’ Daisy Shah looked simple and pretty in a printed crop top and a skirt by Payal Singhal. We loved her simple outlook and especially her earrings.

This over night star- Bhumi Pednekar was pretty and elegant in white. She wore an ensemble from the shelves of Geisha Designs. Something that made her look standing out! She will soon be seen in her upcoming movie ‘Manmarziyan’ opposite Ayushmann Khurrana.

‘Azhar’ beauty Nargis Fakhri stole our hearts in a blue suit by Monisha Jaising. She looked gorgeous as ever!

‘Hero’ movie actress Athiya Shetty stunned us all in a Rayane Bacha jumpsuit. She completed her look with a deep red lipstick with little makeup.

After all the pretty ladies it came time for the hunks of B-Town- Riteish Deshmukh, he was just wow! Riteish was a treat to the eye in his white outfit by Shantanu & Nikhil. Something that caught our eye was his cool shoes which he matched it well.

How can we forget this 'Shaandaar' star - Shahid Kapoor, who gathered all the adjectives to his look. He was not just handsome but crisp in a suit by Kunal Rawal.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

IIFA 2016: Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover sway in each others' arms

Newlywed and much in love-Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover seem to be having a blast at the IIFA 2016 Awards ceremony in Madrid, Spain. The official Twitter handle of IIFA shared a beautiful video of Karan and Bipasha who were seen expressing their love for each other in the green carpet.

Bipasha was wearing a Sabyasachi creation, while Karan looked dapper in a suit, this Bong beauty also shared a picture on Instagram and wrote, "Indian vibes for #iiffarocks . In @sabyasachiofficial ??Jewellery by@aurellebyleshnashah".

Other than, Karan and Bipasha celebs like Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Boman Irani, Vivek Oberoi, Dia Mirza and Riteish Deshmukh also walked the IIFA green carpet.

Watch intense & gripping 'Inferno' official trailer right here!

The movie 'Inferno' is the latest film based on Robert Langdon book series created by author Dan Brown. Renowned company Sony Pictures Entertainment has released the latest trailer of upcoming thriller 'Inferno'.

This recently released teaser trailer of 'Inferno' seems to have promised to show the most dangerous investigation so far. In the trailer you can see the mystery angle with a world-ending threat which includes evil plots, ancient clues and amnesia. The film is a sequel to award winning movie 'The Da Vinci Code' (2006) and 'Angels And Demons' (2009).

Directed by ace filmmaker Ron Howard, this movie features Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Omar Sy, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Ben Foster and talented B-Town actor Irrfan Khan. 'Inferno' will hit theatres in October but before that watch the trailer right here!

Friday, June 24, 2016

Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte and Neha Sharma in creepy short film 'Kriti'!

Ace actors like Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte and Neha Sharma will give you chills in their new short film titled 'Kriti'. This short film 'Kriti' is uploaded by and directed by Shirish Kunder. Actor Manoj Bajpayee plays a deranged writer, Neha Sharma as the titular Kriti and Radhika plays the writer's friend and psychiatrist. The film revolves between reality and the writer's imagination. It depends on the viewer to decide if Manoj Bajpayee is a psychotic killer or is it just in his mind? This short film will not fail in chilling your spine and keep you on the edge for all of the 20 minutes of its duration.

At a recent event, Shirish Kunder said: "I was very relieved, not thinking about box-office numbers, or the censors. We could have made whatever we wanted. In feature films when we think of something right and by the time we make it. Here you make something and it is out in 2-3 months."

Short film 'Kriti' was watched and endorsed by several celebrities they did not just like it but also commented and applauded Shirish. See them all here:

Official trailer of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Mirzya' is out!

Yes fans the much talked about official trailer of film 'Mirzya' is out! Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has nailed it in the trailer with deserted locations, beautiful photography and soulful music. In this film we will see, Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan Kapoor and Tanvi Azmi’s niece Saiyami Kher in the lead. When the teaser was released last week fans and viewers went gaga over it and it also hit the right notes of the audience. But with this official trailer I’m sure it going to take both the stars to greater heights.

The movie 'Mirzya' is an epic action-romance that revolves around high drama and action-packed sequences in Rajasthan. The music for the movie is composed by renowned Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy team and singer Daler Mehndi’s piercing voice has made the trailer has made it wanting for more. In the trailer you can’t miss out on the two timelines of a passionate love story that spans ages. This film is written by Gulzar and will hit the screens on October 7, 2016.

Salman Khan decides to keep mum on the 'rape remark' controversy

After the much hype on the 'rape remark' controversy currently Salman Khan chose to keep mum. He jokingly commented saying that he should talk less as these days whatever he says gets misinterpreted. While addressing the inauguration of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, Salman said: "I will not take much time because nowadays the less I speak the better it is."

After Salman Khan compared himself with a raped woman in an interview it resulted into sharp reactions from all sides. Salman is yet to apologise for his comments despite many political parties and National Commission for Women (NCW) demand a public apology.

Sources say that, Salman will perform in the IIFA gala night which is hosting the three-day event. And his cross-border movie 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' has become one of the leading runners at the award nominations this year.