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Trending Entertainment News & Bollywood Buzz LIVE: Zee News Entertainment blog brings all the latest buzz and updates from Bollywood and the entertainment world. Actress Tara Sutaria is all set to come up with her new film titled 'Apurva'. To fit herself for the titular character in the hostage-drama, Tara underwent a radical makeover. She revealed that she didn't take bath and brush her hair for several days. 


Based on the real-life story of Bhopal Gas Tragedy, R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon-starrer ‘The Railway Men’ drops power-packed teaser.

While the first episode of Koffee With Karan with Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh still creating ripples, rumoured couple Aditya Roy Kapur and Ananya Panday were spotted together again for a date night. 

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari marks her 37th birthday today. Her boyfriend and actor Siddharth penned down an adorable note for her to mark the occasion. 

Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra recently commented about Bollywood stars in an interview with one of the leading portals. He said, “Real actors like Vikrant Massey should be Bollywood stars, not those gymnasts who hit the gym.”

Keep checking this space for regular and latest showbiz and glamour world updates.



28 October 2023
23:29 PM

Mouni Roy, Karan Kundrra Grace Bigg Boss 17 Stage 

Popular Television actors Mouni Roy and Karan Kundrra graced the stage and joined Salman Khan on Bigg Boss 17. The two interact with housemates and induge in some funny games. 

23:23 PM

Bigg Boss 17: Manasvi Mamgai Enters As Wild Card Contestant

Manasvi Mamgai, who held the title of Miss India in 2010, is the first wild card entry of Bigg Boss 17. Her arrival on the show is expected to bring some changes and twists to the dynamics within the Bigg Boss house. 

22:45 PM

Tara Sutaria Refused To Take Shower, Brush Hair For Apurva

Actress Tara Sutaria is all set to come up with her new film titled 'Apurva.' To fit herself for the role, Tara refused to take a shower in order to completely embody the aspects of her character in 'Apurva.'

Tara took to Instagram to reveal that she went weeks without taking a shower or brushing her hair in order to fully inhabit her role in the movie.

She wrote, "I am proudest of APURVA because I filmed every shot in the film myself. No excuses. I've never felt more strength and power than when we filmed.. ( @nix_bhat I owe a great deal to you for this, sir. ) I recall not showering for over a week mid-schedule so that I looked and felt as awful as I was meant to, I rolled in mud and ash ( this was honestly fun ) and my hair wasn't brushed for weeks on end! Here's a little peek into how I looked when we shot the poster.. Thank you all for SO much love. We as a team are overwhelmed. @avigowariker, thank you for all your help throughout the day."


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22:13 PM

Raj Kundra Reacts As Netizen Asks To Boycott His Film 'UT 69'

Raj Kundra has been dominating all the headlines since he dropped the trailer of his biopic 'UT 69'. He is all set to make his acting debut with his biopic, which will track down his experience of his confinement days in the Arthur Road Jail. 

Taking to X, an internet user dropped a cryptic post while asking others to boycott Raj Kundra's film, 'UT 69'. He wrote, "The way this man has insulted the dignity of women, his film should be banned. Boycott this movie. Sick man."

Raj Kundrra replied to the netizen writing, "Plz do name even ONE woman who can back your claims mam. Easy to throw stones but plz back the statement with evidence. God bless you my dear. This hatred of people is only media created."

20:39 PM

Kangana Ranaut Requests Audiences To Return To Cinema Halls

Kangana Ranaut starrer Tejas hit the screens on October 27, 2023. Touted as India's first aerial-action film, the movie has witnessed a slow start at the Box Office. It earned Rs 1.15-1.25 crore on its first day in India. Amid a rather underwhelming opening that Tejas registered, Kangana took to her Instagram handle and spoke about the theatre business and how COVID has impacted the Box Office business of 99 per cent of the films.  

19:44 PM

Deepika Padukone Keeps Her Promise To Cinematographer

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding video was shown during the season 8 premiere of 'Koffee With Karan' on Thursday. 'Mehandi' artist Veena Nagda, who worked with Deepika on the set of 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani,' also took to Instagram to post the wedding video with a sweet comment.

Veena wrote on Instagram, "A promise she (Deepika) made me during the shoot of Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani that I'll be applying the mehendi at her wedding, and she stuck to her words, means the world to me. Thank you for letting me be a part of this beautiful moment in your life. Words cannot express my happiness and love for both of you."

18:38 PM

Bigg Boss 17: Samarth Jurel Enters As Wild Card

Actor and Isha Malviya's rumoured boyfriend Samarth Jurel enters the Bigg Boss house as the wild card contestant. His entry is most likely to change the equations between Isha Malviya and Abhishek Kumar in the house. In the promo shared by the makers, housemates were left shocked after Bigg Boss announces that Samarath, who is Isha's boyfriend, has entered the show. 

17:46 PM

Pre-Diwali Special: Orry Parties With Karan Johar, Ananya Panday, Sanjay Kapoor

B-Town favourite buddy Orry aka Orhan Awatramani shared a bunch of pictures from a recently held Diwali party on his Instagram Stories. The social media influencer shared the frame with a host of Bollywood celebrities, including filmmaker Karan Johar, actor Ananya Panday and Sanjay Kapoor to name a few. 

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17:19 PM

12th Fail: Fans hail Vidhu Vinod Chopra's Film, Call It 'Best Film Of 2023'

The highly anticipated directorial venture of the legendary filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra '12th Fail' has released and has received love and appreciation from the film industry and audiences. Since its release yesterday, 12th Fail has opened to an overwhelmingly positive response from audiences. With a compelling storyline and a talented cast, including several breakthrough performances, the film has resonated with viewers, igniting a wave of enthusiasm.

The film's box office performance has been nothing short of exceptional. 12th Fail opened to impressive numbers on its very first day, and industry experts predict that these figures will only soar in the coming weeks. One of the most significant indicators of the film's success is the resounding praise it has received from fans and moviegoers. Social media platforms have been abuzz with accolades for '12th Fail', with fans hailing the film.

17:16 PM

Ektaa R Kapoor - A content czarina taking Indian entertainment Industy global

It's very apt to say, 'A good is one that appeals to the mass audience'. Proving it right in all the senses, the producer Ektaa R Kapoor has brought her film 'Thank You For Coming'. A very rarely spoken about topic of sexuality presented in a very subtle way that is setting its footprints across the boundaries globally. Must say, this is not the first time, but the audiences have been seeing some really amazing content from the producer from the 20s era, and till take she never disappointed, well deserved to be called as 'Queen of Entertainment'.

Heard of 'Thank You For Coming' going to the 48th 2023 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and must say, it's truly a very bold move to leave a mark on the global front but Ektaa did it. That's indeed a power of content that the film received a standing ovation at the film festival. Well, if we talk about Ektaa's awards, the foremost thing is that she is also a recipient of the fourth highest civilian honor, Padma Shri. Adding up more feathers with yet another compelling content, Etkaa's The Buckingham Murders had its world premiere at the 67th BFI London Film Festival. But if not limited till here, please note, that Ektaa is also the first Indian filmmaker to win the International Emmy Directorate Award. That is not all but glimpses of Ektaa's global expedition. 

17:07 PM

Aditi Rao Hydari Birthday: Beau Siddharth Drops Special Post For Actress 

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari turned a year older on October 28, and to make her special day extra special, her boyfriend and actor Siddharth dropped a lovey-dovey post on social media. Taking to Instagram, Siddharth wrote, "Isn't she lovely? Happy Birthday partner. Thank you for being. All the pixies in all the worlds..Fly around sprinkling dust in your grace..Incantations and giggles fill the air..All in wait of a smile on your face..Be you be true And thank you For showing us It always, without fail, takes two [?]See you soon. It's been too long."

16:41 PM

Aarya 3: Vikas Kumar Hails Co-Star Sushmita Sen

Sushmita Sen is gearing up for the release of the third season of her hit series 'Aarya'. Created and co-directed by Ram Madhvani, 'Aarya 3' will be out on Disney+ Hotstar on November 3, 2023. As the release date is around the corner, actor Vikas Kumar opened up about her experience working with the former Miss Universe and talented actress. He said, "I found Sushmita Sen to be very compassionate on set - the way she is with everyone, from the director, co-actors and the spotboy, the way she meets them and hugs them - there is no one else in the industry that gives hugs as good as her."

In the series, Sushmita plays a tough woman, who goes beyond boundaries to protect her family from the world of crime. The first season was even nominated for the 'Best Drama' series at the International Emmy Awards.

16:37 PM

Entertainment News: Disha Patani Drops New Video From Training Session 

Actress Disha Patani has not only amazed everyone with her fashion game but also with her fitness regime. Disha usually shares her workout videos with her fans in which she can be seen doing amazing action sequences. Taking to Instagram story on Saturday, Disha shared a new video from her training sessions. The clip showcased her practising flying kick at the gym. Wearing a white sports tank top and grey joggers.

16:37 PM

Apurva Trailer: 5 Reasons Why Tara Sutaria's Film Trailer Made A Powerful Impact

Tara Sutaria's intense and dramatic transformation in the trailer, from an ordinary woman to a fierce survivor, is truly captivating. This is distinctly different from what we have seen Tara Sutaria portray in her earlier glamorous roles.


16:20 PM

Kiran Rao-Directorial 'Laapataa Ladies' Promises Sincere Storytelling Around Indian Grassroots 

Aamir Khan Production has surely given us films to remember. Not this holds a distinctive place in our hearts, but time and again we go back to such movies to experience it all over again. The production house has given us films like 'Rang De Basanti', 'Lagaan', 'Dangal', 'Secret Superstar', 'Dhobi Ghaat', 'Peepli Live', 'Talaash', and many more, and with these films, they brought the importance of Indian grassroots to the forefront.

All of the aforementioned films celebrate the Indian stories that connect easily and naturally with audiences, and to continue the legacy, Aamir Khan Productions is coming with another marvelous story with 'Laapataa Ladies' that puts the importance of Indian grassroots and Indian stories on the front stage. Interestingly, the script is based on an award-winning story by Biplab Goswami.



16:06 PM

Late Irrfan Khan's Son Babil Khan, Tabbu And Others Conferred Outstanding Performance Award 

In a proud moment, Yellowstone International Film Festival in its 4th edition this year conferred Babil Khan, Tabbu, Deepti Naval, Rashi Khanna, Rajshri Deshpande, Pranay Pachauri with Outstanding Performance awards in Films and Series respectively.



15:39 PM

Jigna Vora: Things To Know About Bigg Boss 17 Contestant And Former Journalist Framed In J Dey Murder Case

Fans are ecstatic to see journalist Jigna Vora, whose true story served as the inspiration for the much-discussed Netflix series 'Scoop', emerging as one of the strong contestants of Bigg Boss 17. Vora's case created a sensation in 2011 when she was arrested for allegedly conspiring with gangster Chhota Rajan in the killing of veteran crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey.



15:16 PM

Who Is Samarth Jurel: Know Everything About Isha Malviya's Beau, Latest Bigg Boss 17 Wild Card Entry

The new promo of 'Bigg Boss 17' is out, and the Salman Khan's reality show is all set to witness two new wild cards, in less than two weeks of its start. The two faces who are all set to enter the BB house are Samarth Jurel and Manasvi Mamgai. Samarth is making headlines due to his claims of being in a relationship with television actress Isha Malviya, who is currently seen as one of the BB contestants.



15:02 PM

Tejas Box Office Collections: Kangana Ranaut's Film Receives Lukewarm Response

Kangana Ranaut's much-anticipated aerial action film 'Tejas', which arrived in theatres on October 27, 2023, and is facing a Box Office battle with '12th Fail', received a lukewarm response from the audience on the opening day. The film collected Rs 1.25 crore on its first day of release as per early estimates shared by The film has been written and directed By Sarvesh Mewara and produced By Ronnie Screwvala.

14:34 PM

Actor Vikram's 'Thangalaan' To Release In 7 Languages

'Thangalaan' starring Vikram and Malavika Mohanan is all set to arrive in theatres. Vikram took to Twitter on October 27 to share the exciting news, stating, "A fiery story of a bygone era that’s waiting to be told & cherished #Thangalaan teaser dropping on 1st November & #Thangalaan arriving at cinemas worldwide on 26th January 2024." The actor also attached the film's poster, depicting him clad in a loincloth and wielding a weapon, with other men similarly attired in the background. 

Directed by Pa Ranjith, 'Thangalaan' will be released in Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi, Odia and Bengali.

14:27 PM

Bollywood News: Amitabh Bachchan shares candid picture from shoot

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is gearing up for 'Thalaivar 170', took to social media and dropped a picture from the sets. The actor revealed in the caption that why he makes sure to stay puntual. The legendary actor is dressed in a printed tracksuit and signature head scarf as he is seen entering his vanity van.

Sharing the picture, he wrote, "Brother, we are going to work. From the pain and cold! There is a company of rainbows, Punctual is timely! They ask us, why do you come on time? We said, because, Ask us, why do you come on time."

14:19 PM

'12th Fail' Mints Rs 1.1 Crore

Vidhu Vinod Chopra's directorial, '12th Fail', has made its triumphant return to the silver screens. This has created a wave of excitement in the film industry and among cinephiles. The film, starring the exceptionally talented Vikrant Massey in a leading role, has not only generated a substantial buzz but has also achieved a remarkable milestone at the box office, crossing the 1 crore mark today.



12:33 PM

R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon-Starrer ‘The Railway Men’ Drops Power-Packed Teaser

The teaser of R. Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyenndu and Babil Khan starrer ‘The Railway Men’ was unveiled on Saturday, and it is a glimpse into the riveting account of their bravery and humanity during the Bhopal gas tragedy. The 1 minute 24 second teaser starts with a glimpse of Union Carbide factory and the gas leak from it. 

A voiceover says: “Ek hadsa hua hai, bada hadsa, purane Bhopal me ek chemical factory se gas leak hua hai. Shehar ka gala ghuth raha hai.”

11:29 AM

Aashka Goradia, Hubby Brent Welcome Their First Child     

Former actress and entrepreneur Aashka Goradia welcomed a baby boy with her husband Brent Goble, and announced the child’s name: William Alexander.

10:35 AM

Kartik Aaryan, Arjun Kapoor Cheer For 'Apurva' Actress Tara Sutaria

Stunning the world with her looks often, Tara Sutaria has now left fans in a shocking state. With her raw and gritty version in the poster of her upcoming solo-led film 'Apurva', Tara has come out in a different avatar from her actual pretty and elegant self. 



09:54 AM

Suhana Khan Shares BTS Video About 'Sunoh' Song From 'The Archies'

Suhana Khan, who is gearing up for 'The Archies', got candid about her skating sequence in 'Sunoh' song from Zoya Akhtar's directorial. Taking to Instagram on Friday, Suhana shared the behind-the-scene video of songmaking. 

09:23 AM

Raveena Tandon Drops Heartwarming Pics From Birthday Celebration

Actor Raveena Tandon turned a year older on October 26.She took to her Instagram handle to share glimpses from her birthday on Friday. Raveena wrote in the caption, " A Happy Birthday dump! Couldn't have been more perfect!"

08:35 AM

Suniel Shetty Posts Adorable Picture With Son-In-Law KL Rahul 

Actor Suneil Shetty on Friday evening dropped a new picture with his son-in-law KL Rahul. Taking to Instagram, Suneil shared the picture which he captioned with a black heart emoticon. In the picture, the actor could be seen hugging and twinning with his son-in-law in a black t-shirt. 

08:05 AM

Bollywood Buzz: Aditya Roy Kapur, Ananya Panday Spotted For Date Night Together 

Rumoured couple Aditya Roy Kapur and Ananya Panday were caught hold by the paps. The duo looked stunning in black. Check this out: