Thursday, 28 May 2020

Tag Archives: Comedian

Renowned comedian Athar Shah Khan ‘Jedi’ passes away

KARACHI: Renowned comedian artist, writer and poet Athar Shah Khan who was known as Jedi has passed away in Karachi on Sunday morning after prolonged illness. Athar Khan performed in numerous plays and drama serials during his career that spanned for three decades. He started his career as a writer ...

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Hasan Minhaj barred from entering Modi’s Houston rally

HOUSTON: Famed comedian Hasan Minhaj was denied entry to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rally held at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. While there is no clarification from the Indian-American comedian as to why he was stopped from attending the rally, event producers have cited lack of credentials and ...

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Kapil Sharma to voice ‘Red’ in ‘The Angry Birds Movie 2’

MUMBAI: Comedian Kapil Sharma will be the voice of the hot-headed bird ‘Red’ for the Hindi version of the upcoming animated feature The ‘Angry Birds Movie 2’. The movie will hit theaters on August 23 and to attract the Indian audience, Sony Pictures Entertainment India has roped in Kapil to ...

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Bill Cosby appeals sexual assault conviction

NEW YORK: Comedian Bill Cosby, who is serving a three and a half year jail sentence, on Tuesday appealed a Pennsylvania court´s verdict that found him guilty of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman 15 years ago. “This filing is an important step in ensuring that Mr Cosby receives a ...

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Ukraine hosts biggest ever gay pride parade

KIEV: Ukrainian politicians and foreign diplomats joined thousands marching in a gay pride parade in Kiev, the biggest and most peaceful ever in the former Soviet country. Crowds of people, many dressed in bright colors, paraded along streets in the center of the Ukrainian capital, holding up banners saying “Diversity ...

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Trevor Noah apologises for joking about India-Pakistan crisis

JOHANNESBURG: Comedian Trevor Noah has said he is sorry for mocking the recent escalation in tensions between India and Pakistan. Noah, host of the award-winning Daily Show, said in a recent episode that a war between the two nuclear-armed countries would be “the most entertaining”, adding that “it would also ...

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Kapil Sharma makes grand comeback, gains top spot again

MUMBAI: Ace comedian Kapil Sharma made a grand comeback last week with his new show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ and it has managed to get high TRP. The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) ratings for the week are out and ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ is placed at the second slot, ...

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Kapil Sharma’s charge Rs 60-70 lakh per episode

MUMBAI: Ace comedian, Kapil Sharma returned to the small screen after a gap of almost a year, last week. He returned with the second season of The Kapil Sharma Show. Not only him, but the show also saw the return of Kiku Sharda, Chandan Prabhakar, Sumona Chakravarti and Rochelle Rao. ...

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It’s official: Kapil Sharma to tie the knot on Dec 12

MUMBAI: Amid rumours surrounding his marriage date, Indian actor and comedian, Kapil Sharma, has finally broken the silence and announced that he is going to tie the knot with longtime girlfriend Ginni Chatrath on December 12. The comedian-actor has shared his wedding card on social media, seeking blessings of his ...

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Kapil Sharma performs for Peshawar Zalmi

DUBAI: Indian comedian Kapil Sharma performed for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Peshawar Zalmi in Dubai on the eve of the third edition of the cricket league. Sharma made everybody laugh in the light-hearted session as he shared some jokes with renowned names like West Indian bowling all-rounder Darren Sammy, ...

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