Slumdog Millionaire actor Freida Pinto and Dev Patel have added another feather to their already laden cap by featuring in People magazine's list of 100 most beautiful people, which was topped by Christina Applegate.
Pinto, a former model, who became an overnight sensation thanks to her turn in the Oscar-winning film has already featured in a similar list, compiled by Vanity Fair magazine.
Only Anil Kapoor was convinced that I could do a comedy, says Kangana
After a string of films where she portrayed a troubled woman, Kangana Ranaut is all set to change audience perception about her with a comedy film No Problem and she thanks Anil Kapoor, who is producing the comedy, for giving her the opportunity.
"I had decided whenever I do my first comedy it would have to be either with Anees Bazmee or David
Dhawan. Everyone thought I was wrong for the part in No Problem. No one was convinced I could do comedy, not after playing all those traumatised roles. But Anilji convinced everyone that I could," Kangana said.
Abhishek Bachchan wins best brand ambassador of the year title
Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan has received the best brand ambassador of the year award at NDTV Techlife Awards 2009 for the IDEA and Motorola campaigns.
"It is a great honour to win the title of best brand ambassador for the IDEA and Motorola campaigns," Abhishek said in a statement.
Right time, right place
Oscar winner Resul Pookutty says all one needs is an opportunity to be successful
Resul Pookutty, Oscar winner for best sound mixing of Slumdog Millionaire said if someone is given the
right opportunity, success in the film industry could follow on its own.
Day in, day out
Kareena works for 36 hours without a break
The fans usually just look at the fame and interesting lifestyle that the film stars have and tend to overlook the hard work put in by them.
Recently Kareena Kapoor, one of the most successful actors in filmdom, had to shoot for 36 hours without a break.
Rani hopes to set screen on fire in Hadippa
Rani Mukerji hit the gym with a vengeance for a toned look for Hadippa with Shahid Kapur. The actor is quite happy with the outcome and feels that, like Aamir Khan, she will also set the screen on fire with her new avatar.
"She is not believing that it is her body. She even jokes and calls herself the female version of Aamir (Khan) in Ghajini now. She was even telling me that like his body set the screen on fire, her looks in Hadippa will leave no stone unturned," celebrity trainer Satyadev Satya Chaurasia said.
This summer, beat the heat with a large chunk of fat-free ice cream
Come summers and how can we not make mention of a sinful delight— ice cream. More than a pleasure, almost a
wonder drug, ice cream is the perfect way to beat the summer heat. But in this calorie conscious time, where everyone is trying to loose an extra inch, who wants to savour the creamy cream—ice cream. However if ice cream is made from low fat or fat free milk products plus fresh fruits or nuts, sans artificial sweeteners then who minds some scoops of sinful indulgence.
Having started the concept of Gelato ice cream in city, Monica Sood from Monica’s and owner of Gelatos’ in Sector 8 says, “People are more than health conscious these days. And catering to the need of the consumer, I introduced Gelato’s, some two years back in the city.”
French wine on Indian thali
The Flambe Sizzler Food festival brings a combination of Indian delicacies marinated in French wines and herbs
usion assures variety. It scores over the original, for it has the quality to cater to a large number of people. Fusion of music, art and culture has been doing it since years and now food will follow the league. At the Flambe Sizzler Festival at Moti Mahal-17, we will get to see something similar, where in, the Indian food will be marinated with French herbs and wines before being cooked in a continental way. The seven-day fest will have on the platter more than 20 dishes of sizzlers.