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  • The Real Reason Some People End Up With Partners Who Are Way More Attractive

    The Real Reason Some People End Up With Partners Who Are Way More Attractive

    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, ...

  • For Obama's Final Correspondents' Dinner, The Obvious Targets: Trump, Cruz And Himself

    For Obama's Final Correspondents' Dinner, The Obvious Targets: Trump, Cruz And Himself

    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.

  • Kunaal Roy Kapur Has a 'Lot More to Offer Than Just Comedy'

    Kunaal Roy Kapur Has a 'Lot More to Offer Than Just Comedy'

    "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

  • Revealed: The Character Kamal Haasan Will Play Again On Screen

    Revealed: The Character Kamal Haasan Will Play Again On Screen

    "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

  • What's New On Netflix in May, and Our Top 5 Picks

    What's New On Netflix in May, and Our Top 5 Picks

    The Kessler brothers return with the second season of Bloodline, and Chelsea Handler gets the talk show format to the online streaming service.

  • On Twitter, Kapil Sharma Makes 'Awesome' Comeback With New Show

    On Twitter, Kapil Sharma Makes 'Awesome' Comeback With New Show

    Kapil had to abruptly leave a successfully running show Comedy Nights With Kapil on Colors after a fallout with the channel

  • Hrithik 'Inspired' to do Comedy Film After Watching Housefull 3 Trailer

    Hrithik 'Inspired' to do Comedy Film After Watching Housefull 3 Trailer

    Riteish and Akshay have done the first two instalments of Housefull. Meanwhile, Hrithik is gearing up for the release of Mohenjo Daro, which is scheduled to release on August 12

  • Nargis Fakhri Explains Why She Won't do Adult Comedy Films in India

    Nargis Fakhri Explains Why She Won't do Adult Comedy Films in India

    In Sajid-Farhad's Housefull 3, Nargis will be seen with actors Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Jacqueline Fernandez and Lisa Haydon. "I think everyone in the film is so good with their work that things became easy for all of us. It was fun working on this film," said Nargis

  • Boman Irani Was a 'Stand-Up Comedian' Before He Joined Bollywood

    Boman Irani Was a 'Stand-Up Comedian' Before He Joined Bollywood

    "I was the first person to do stand-up comedy in English. This was some about 18 years ago. I used to go to small clubs, restaurants and venues and perform in front of 100, 250 people for almost an hour and half. I used to travel often for this," said Boman Irani

  • Election Time Is Also Stand-Up Comedy Time In City Of Joy

    Election Time Is Also Stand-Up Comedy Time In City Of Joy

    It is almost an underground show: Five small tables with waiters buzzing around with coffee and a whole lot of young boys who call themselves 'Comedified', a group trying to inject stand-up into the City of Joy.

  • The Weekend Chill: Dark Souls III, Amazing Spider-Man, and More

    The Weekend Chill: Dark Souls III, Amazing Spider-Man, and More

    Two great albums from Deftones and Parquet Courts, the return of a Tina Fey-created comedy and other things to enjoy this weekend.

  • Kapil Sharma Bears 'No Ill Will' After Infamous Fall-Out With Channel

    Kapil Sharma Bears 'No Ill Will' After Infamous Fall-Out With Channel

    "There is no ill will, no hard feelings. They are professional people," Kapil Sharma claimed

  • British Comedy Great Ronnie Corbett Dies Aged 85

    British Comedy Great Ronnie Corbett Dies Aged 85

    Ronnie Corbett, one of Britain's most popular comedians, best known for 'The Two Ronnies', his double-act with Ronnie Barker, died on Thursday aged 85, his publicist said.

  • Akshay Kumar is The Master of Comedy, Says Lisa Haydon

    Akshay Kumar is The Master of Comedy, Says Lisa Haydon

    "Akshay is the funniest person I have ever met. He is always charged up when he does comedy and one as to be on their toes as you don't know what he might do or say. He has very good sense of humor. He is the master of comedy. He understands every bit of it (comedy). You understand and learn so much by working with him"

  • Atul Kasbekar Wants to Cast Vidya Balan in His Next Film

    Atul Kasbekar Wants to Cast Vidya Balan in His Next Film

    "We are talking to Sonam for a film but there is time for that project to start. Sonam did a phenomenal job in Neerja and we would want that our next collaboration is of a great standard too. With Ram, I am doing a comedy, whose idea I have written. We have got a writer on board and the work on the first draft has started," said Atul

  • With Tango And Baseball, Obama Offers Latin America A Softer Image Of US

    With Tango And Baseball, Obama Offers Latin America A Softer Image Of US

    Dancing tango, watching baseball and acting in a TV comedy, US President Barack Obama used cultural soft power to polish his country's image in Latin America this week.

  • John Abraham's 'Guruji' Akshay Kumar is a 'More Successful Actor'

    John Abraham's 'Guruji' Akshay Kumar is a 'More Successful Actor'

    "We have done three movies together - Garam Masala, Housefull 2 and Desi Boyz. I love comedy as a genre and whatever I have learned in comedy is from him. That is the reason why I call him guruji and he calls me sundi," said John Abraham. He will soon be seen in Rocky Handsome

  • Comedy Nights Director Wants to Make a Film With Kapil Sharma

    Comedy Nights Director Wants to Make a Film With Kapil Sharma

    "We all wanted to do something new and the result was everybody's sincere efforts. The show's success just happened on its own. The team worked really hard for it. Kapil is a very hardworking and honest man. He is in this position today because of his work and he deserves it," said Rajiv Dhingra

  • Why Kapil Sharma's 'Wife' From Comedy Nights Joined His New Show

    Why Kapil Sharma's 'Wife' From Comedy Nights Joined His New Show

    "There is a lot of faith and lot of trust with the team. There is a sense of comfort with the entire team. The show got over. Kapil started with another show and I think it was generous on the part of Kapil and his team that they wanted me to continue being a part of their team," Sumona said

  • Krushna Abhishek's Show 'Will Give Tough Competition' to Kapil Sharma

    Krushna Abhishek's Show 'Will Give Tough Competition' to Kapil Sharma

    Krushna Abhishek, who is currently hosting Comedy Nights Live, also said: "Only we can give competition to Kapil, and only he can give it to us. No one else has been born for it. Tell me if such people are there on television. Though I can't say about the future. It's a good thing that both of us are giving a tough fight to each other"

  • Sumona Chakravarti 'Not Marrying Anyone,' Says Samrat is a 'Dear Friend'

    Sumona Chakravarti 'Not Marrying Anyone,' Says Samrat is a 'Dear Friend'

    "I'm not marrying anyone. I have no marriage plans with anyone. He's (Samrat Mukherjee) just a dear friend," said Comedy Nights With Kapil actress Sumona Chakravarti. Samrat Mukherjee, is also actresses Kajol and Rani Mukerji's cousin and he was seen in 2010 film Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Se

  • Bill Gates Steve Jobs 'Dot Comedy' Pulled in New York

    Bill Gates Steve Jobs 'Dot Comedy' Pulled in New York

    Nerds has been postponed due to a lack of funds, and will take steps to tour the US after already being performed in North Carolina and Philadelphia.

  • Kapil Sharma's New Show Will Have 'Different People,' Says Kiku Sharda

    Kapil Sharma's New Show Will Have 'Different People,' Says Kiku Sharda

    "This time not a family. It would be more like a street where people are living. There will be different people coming in. Like how Palak and Gutthi used to come on the show, they were not family," Kiku Sharda revealed

  • Amitabh Bachchan and R Balki Are Back. Is it a 'Slapstick Comedy'?

    Amitabh Bachchan and R Balki Are Back. Is it a 'Slapstick Comedy'?

    "I would write a slapstick comedy for Amitabh Bachchan; he is fantastic at comedy. So that he can laugh. I will write comedy and serious roles for him," said R Balki. He added: "Something is coming next. We will do. I can't share anything as it is too early"

  • Kapil Sharma Wants This Prime Minister on Board for His New Show

    Kapil Sharma Wants This Prime Minister on Board for His New Show

    "I wish to have Mr Narendra Modi on our new show. I was watching television recently and saw Mr Barack Obama on Ellen's show (on The Ellen DeGeneres Show) and it is great. We should also have politicians connecting with people," Kapil Sharma said

  • Kapil Sharma on Taking Digs at Krushna Abhishek: I Focus on My Work

    Kapil Sharma on Taking Digs at Krushna Abhishek: I Focus on My Work

    Krushna and Kapil haven't been the best of friends, since the time both were part of 'Comedy Circus' show. Krushna's show 'Comedy Nights Bachao' on Colors was talked about as one of the reasons for Kapil's displeasure with the channel

  • Kapil Sharma and Krushna Abhishek 'Aren't Friends.' They Are 'Rivals'

    Kapil Sharma and Krushna Abhishek 'Aren't Friends.' They Are 'Rivals'

    "It was a popular show (Comedy Nights with Kapil). It was not easy for viewers to digest another person on the show. We got mixed reactions initially but now the TRP is good. People (stars) are calling us and saying that they want to come on the show," said Krushna Abhishek

  • The Weekend Chill: Far Cry Primal, The Revenant, and more

    The Weekend Chill: Far Cry Primal, The Revenant, and more

    An edgy comedy returns for its third annual run, a retelling of the life of Apple's most charismatic co-founder, and other things to enjoy this weekend.

  • Arjun Kapoor's Half Girlfriend is Not a 'Frivolous Romantic Comedy'

    Arjun Kapoor's Half Girlfriend is Not a 'Frivolous Romantic Comedy'

    "I didn't read 2 States and Chetan Bhagat knows that. I didn't read because my director was very clear and he said that I don't want you to read the book and get bogged down and get confused between the script and the book. That is because I read the script first," said Arjun

  • Dharmendra, Sunny, Bobby: The Deols Rock the Show at Comedy Nights Live

    Dharmendra, Sunny, Bobby: The Deols Rock the Show at Comedy Nights Live

    Veteran actor Dharmendra visited the sets of Comedy Nights With Kapil spin-off Comedy Nights Live with his two actor-sons Bobby Deol and Sunny Deol recently. The Ghayal Once Again actor was photographed doing bhangra with Bharti on the sets of the show

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