Offbeat | Nivi Shrivastava | Thursday June 30, 2016
It's going to be a long few months to the next season of Game of Thrones so here's something to help you pass the time, courtesy comedy collective AIB.
Wednesday June 29, 2016
The film is romantic comedy about Meera, an Indian origin woman settled in Sydney, who falls in love with an Australian man, Will, which is considered 'unindian'.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 29, 2016
"Personally speaking, we will never be able to pay back India for gifting Priyanka to the world. She really is something special. Thank you, India. Thank you so much," said Brian Q Quinn, on behalf of his popular American comedy troupe The Tenderloins, better known as Impractical Jokers
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 28, 2016
"We believe the story of Deyyam Premalo Padindhi is very compelling and deals with an unfamiliar love story that has a beautifully scripted horror, romance and comedy concoction," Sanjay Reddy, Managing Director of SillyMonks
Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 26, 2016
"I hope we will continue to make magic together," Ranveer Singh, who impressed audiences in his debut as a street-smart Delhi wedding planner in the romantic comedy Band Baaja Baaraat in 2010
Press Trust of India | Friday June 17, 2016
"When I do films, I do it because it is important for me how I feel about films. I am sure, as an actor, there are some movies which he can watch two years from now and some after 18 years," said Riteish
Letty Mariam Abraham, mid-day.com | Wednesday June 15, 2016
"It takes time to establish a story and give it shape. Somehow, it was difficult to fit in bua because the immediate recall is with the previous show. We tried, but it didn't work as the equation with the new characters had changed. We didn't intentionally keep her away," said Vipul D Shah
Monday June 13, 2016
Upasna Singh accuses producers of having reneged on several other agreements. "They said that I will be seen in every episode. They said that I will be a very important character in the show. They said that I will be paid my acting fees every 30 days," she said
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 3, 2016
"I just want to give away comedy for a while because how long can you do one genre. You can do it for 3-5 months, and then you start getting bored of it. Like when I used to do a lot of action films, I used to actually feel bad about having to go every day and do action films. I needed a change," Akshay Kumar added.
Akhil Arora | Monday June 27, 2016
The return of an original that made Netflix popular, an original series each from Japan and France, along with two dozen documentaries to boot.
Thursday June 2, 2016
Bharti has co-hosted several television realty shows like India's Got Talent and stars in comedy shows like Comedy Nights Live and Comedy Classes
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 1, 2016
-He was full of energy and never thought that such a thing would happen with him,- says Upasana Singh
Pragati Shukla, NDTV | Wednesday September 18, 2013
The dimly lit room at most comedy clubs offers little to no comfort. The chairs are woody, the water is unapologetically warm and the concept of personal space in that crowded room goes up in smoke faster than you can apologize for knocking...
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 31, 2016
"People of India are terribly hurt by new comedy/jokes on elders icons the inspirations to generations. Learn to respect elders. Stop it here," wrote Subhash Ghai on Twitter
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 31, 2016
In the two-minute clip Bhat, a member of online comedy group AIB, mimics a conversation between Tendulkar and Mangeshkar.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday May 30, 2016
Comedy group AIB's Tanmay Bhat is being skewered on social media by celebrities and others for posting a video of a mock conversation between two legends - Lata Mangeshkar and Sachin Tendulkar.
Monday May 30, 2016
"Am absolutely shocked. Disrespect is not cool and neither is it funny," Riteish Deshmukh wrote on Twitter
Puja Talwar | Friday May 27, 2016
"He says things with such a straight face even while cracking a joke that it's hilarious. In comedy, if you don't have the right tuning with your co-actor, the humour can fall flat," said Jacqueline
Shubha Shetty Saha, mid-day.com | Tuesday May 24, 2016
The team of Housefull 3 - Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Lisa Haydon and Jacqueline Fernandez - was on the sets of Comedy Nights Bachao as part of their film's promotions. The show seemed like a perfect platform for the film's publicity since it is a comedy film
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 19, 2016
Slammed by critics for his lack of charisma, Taiwan's unpopular outgoing president Ma Ying-jeou has released an unlikely comedy farewell video which has gone viral with more than five million views.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 16, 2016
Objecting to alleged "derogatory" remarks against nurses on a popular TV comedy show, All India Government Nurses' Federation (AIGNF) today demanded that I&B Minister Arun Jaitley direct the Censor board to ensure such instances are not repeated and sought apology from those who made it.
Tania Saili Bakshi | Thursday May 12, 2016
Bollywood-styled, cross-cultural Australian comedy stars former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee in the lead. Tannishtha Chatterjee, Supriya Pathak and Gulshan Grover also star in the movie. The film was shot over a period of 4-5 months in the beautiful locale of Australia
Anirban Das, mid-day.com | Wednesday May 11, 2016
"Last year, Mindy spoke to Irrfan about this comedy film and he had shown interest in collaborating with her. She is writing the script keeping Irrfan in mind. They are constantly in touch and also follow each other on Twitter," a source said. Irrfan's next Hollywood film is Inferno with Tom Hanks
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 7, 2016
The film is a spin-off of the popular character Balram Naidu from 2010 Tamil comedy Dasavatharama and it marks the return of Mr Haasan as a RAW operative
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 4, 2016
"Our film is not a sequel to Bang Bang!. For the first time, I'll be working with a two-director team. It has got a lot of action, quirky comedy and a love story. We are shooting in Miami, Malaysia. I am preparing for action in that. We are starting by the end of this week," said Sidharth
World News | Ana Swanson, The Washington Post | Tuesday May 3, 2016
You've probably come across those couples where one partner is significantly more attractive than the other. It's often fodder for fictional comedy - think of oafish Homer and demure Marge in "The Simpsons," Peter and Lois Griffin in "Family Guy," or a fake article in the Onion. In real life, of course, it's also a source of pain for some couples, ...
World News | Paul Farhi, The Washington Post | Sunday May 1, 2016
In his final performance as stand-up comedy's commander in chief, President Obama shticked the landing at Saturday's annual White House correspondents' dinner, cracking wise about the election, his waning days as president and, of course, Donald Trump.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 30, 2016
"I started doing comedy films so people started to see me in that space. But I have a lot more to offer than just comedy. Either people will stereotype you, or you will stereotype yourself. So it is extremely important to re-invent yourself and break the mould," Kunaal Roy Kapoor said
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 28, 2016
"Kamal will play Balram Naidu in his new film. Audiences will be introduced to his family for the first time. It's an out-and-out comedy flick interspersed with sporadic action sequences. The regular shooting will start from the second week of May," a source revealed
Akhil Arora | Thursday June 2, 2016
The Kessler brothers return with the second season of Bloodline, and Chelsea Handler gets the talk show format to the online streaming service.