Sunday, 18 March 2018


Nobody from Hollywood can find Pakistan on map: Kumail Nanjiani

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HOLLYWOOD: Extending support to the ‘Dreamers’ in the US, Pakistan-origin comedian Kumail Nanjiani and actress Lupita Nyong’o from Kenya took a dig at their own immigrant status during the 90th Academy Awards. “We are the two actors who you keep hearing about but whose names you have trouble pronouncing,” Nyong’o ...

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Documentary on the tragic death of the Fast and Furious actor

HOLLYWOOD: I Am Paul Walker, a documentary on the life and tragic death of the Fast and Furious actor. According to Variety, the documentary will include interviews from Walker’s co-actors and friends. Adrian Buitenhuis will be directing the documentary while Jon Slusser and Jaimee Konsake will serve as executive producers. ...

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Keira Knightley ‘never’ brushes her hair

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LOLLYWOOD: Keira Knightley ‘’literally’’ never brushes her hair on her days off. The 32-year-old actress’ ‘’off-duty’’ look is more minimal than people would expect, and she rarely even brushes her hair or wears make-up when she isn’t filming. Speaking to she said: ‘’I probably wear a hell of a ...

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Berlin film festival: list of movies in competition


BERLIN: The Berlinale, Europe’s first major film festival of the year, will award its Golden and Silver Bear top prizes at a gala ceremony in the German capital. Nineteen pictures are vying for awards at the 68th edition from a jury led by German director Tom Tykwer (“Run Lola Run”, ...

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Fifty Shades Freed banned for children below 12 years

Fifty Shades Freed

PARIS: A Catholic group which succeeded in having Lars von Trier’s ultra-violent film “Antichrist” banned from French cinemas, is now taking a case against the erotic romance “Fifty Shades Freed”. The traditionalist Promouvoir (Promote) lobby group wants the film version of the last of E. L. James’ trilogy on a ...

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Riz Ahmed, Ben & Reza Aslan to be part of Lahore Literary Festival

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LAHORE: The Lahore Literary Festival (LLF) is all set to take place on Saturday, February 24 at the Alhamra Arts Center, Mall Road and this year’s featured speakers include Emmy-winning actor Riz Ahmed, Booker-winner Ben Okri and author Reza Aslan. Other panelists include journalist and novelist David Ignatius, historian Audrey Truschke, British-Pakistani food ...

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Kardashian makes £23K from Christmas stocks

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LONDON: Kim kardashian West has already made £23,000 in two months from the shares husband Kanye West gifted her for christmas . The 40-year-old rapper – who has four-year-old daughter North, two-year-old son Saint and four-week-old Chicago with the 37-year-old reality star – spent over $200,000 on stocks also in ...

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Jennifer Lawrence hits back at critics

Jennifer Lawrence hits back

LONDON: Jennifer Lawrence has hit back at critics of the plunging dress she wore to an outdoor photocall saying “this is not feminism”. Some commentators had questioned whether the fact she was wearing a revealing dress outdoors in London on a cold day for the publicity event for her film ...

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George, Amal Clooney pledge $500K to support student gun reform march

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HOLLYWOOD star George Clooney and his human rights lawyer wife Amal on Tuesday pledged $500,000 to help fund a student march on Washington, giving a huge boost to what is considered an unprecedented youth mobilization against gun violence. The “March for Our Lives” is scheduled to take place on March ...

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