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  • Abhay Deol Talks About Filming Happy Bhag Jayegi With Diana Penty

    Abhay Deol Talks About Filming Happy Bhag Jayegi With Diana Penty

    "I give full credit to Mudassar (director Mudassar Aziz) because he really nailed the script in terms of the dialogues and the comic timing. And you have a cast where you put all these boys together. So it automatically just becomes funny. So I didn't have that much to do," said Diana

  • Why Arshad Warsi Won't do Adult Comedy Films

    Why Arshad Warsi Won't do Adult Comedy Films

    "Yes, absolutely. I consciously stay away from adult comedies. I do not like double meaning, X rated, porn kind of comedy. I have nothing against people who do it," said Arshad Warsi

  • Pretty Woman Director Garry Marshall Dies at 81

    Pretty Woman Director Garry Marshall Dies at 81

    Mr Marshall made his directorial debut in 1967 on his series Hey, Landlord. The first feature Marshall directed was the 1982 comedy Young Doctors in Love but his first big screen blockbuster was 1990's Pretty Woman starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere.

  • Kamal Haasan Hospitalised After He Fractures Leg

    Kamal Haasan Hospitalised After He Fractures Leg

    "On Wednesday night, he was taking the stairs and he suddenly slipped and lost control. The fall resulted in a minor fracture, but there's nothing to worry. He has been admitted in the Apollo hospital"

  • Demob-Happy Cameron Taunts Labour Leader With 'Monty Python' Jibe

    Demob-Happy Cameron Taunts Labour Leader With 'Monty Python' Jibe

    A demob-happy David Cameron used his last appearance in parliament as Prime Minister to taunt embattled Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, likening him to the hapless Black Knight comedy figure in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" who was unable to see when he was beaten.

  • Shoaib Akhtar Lashes Out at Hatemongers Targeting Sportsmen, Artistes

    Shoaib Akhtar Lashes Out at Hatemongers Targeting Sportsmen, Artistes

    Renowned Pakistani qawwali singer Amjad Sabri was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Karachi, Pakistan, last month. Soon after that another Pakistani actor and television presenter Nadeem Jafri was shot and wounded outside his house during a robbery attempt

  • John Abraham Explains How Dishoom is a 'Very Special Action-Comedy'

    John Abraham Explains How Dishoom is a 'Very Special Action-Comedy'

    "I think Dishoom has got the action in it with me (my character), it's got the comedy in it with Varun (Varun Dhawan's character) and me. I think it's a very special film on that front," said John Abraham

  • The Actor Who Joins Priyanka Chopra's Quantico

    The Actor Who Joins Priyanka Chopra's Quantico

    "Underwood is the kind of actor you dream of writing for. Be it romantic comedy, dark drama, or high-octane thriller, there is nothing he can't do," said series creator and Executive Producer Joshua

  • What's New on Netflix in July, and Our Top 5 Picks

    What's New on Netflix in July, and Our Top 5 Picks

    The animated sensation with Will Arnett returns for a third showing, creator of Scandinavian hit The Bridge brings another show, and a lot more.

  • Game of Thrones in Bollywood Style. Thanks, AIB

    Game of Thrones in Bollywood Style. Thanks, AIB

    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.

  • Brett Lee's UNindian Gets an Indian Release Date

    Brett Lee's UNindian Gets an Indian Release Date

    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'.

  • Dear India, Thanks For Gifting Priyanka Chopra. Love, Impractical Jokers

    Dear India, Thanks For Gifting Priyanka Chopra. Love, Impractical Jokers

    "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

  • Deyyam Premalo Padindhi: Trailer of Telugu Web Series Launched

    Deyyam Premalo Padindhi: Trailer of Telugu Web Series Launched

    "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

  • IIFA Awards: Ranveer, Deepika Win Top Honours For Bajirao Mastani, Piku

    IIFA Awards: Ranveer, Deepika Win Top Honours For Bajirao Mastani, Piku

    "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

  • Riteish Not 'Embarrassed' by His Films. Riaan Can Watch Them Anytime

    Riteish Not 'Embarrassed' by His Films. Riaan Can Watch Them Anytime

    "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

  • Makers of 'Comedy Nights Live' Clears the Air Around Upasana Singh Quitting the Show

    Makers of 'Comedy Nights Live' Clears the Air Around Upasana Singh Quitting the Show

    "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

  • Upasna Singh Quits Comedy Nights Live Because the Show is 'Dead'

    Upasna Singh Quits Comedy Nights Live Because the Show is 'Dead'

    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

  • Learn Why Akshay Kumar Hated to Go on The Sets of His Action Films

    Learn Why Akshay Kumar Hated to Go on The Sets of His Action Films

    "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.

  • What's New on Netflix in June, and Our Top 5 Picks

    What's New on Netflix in June, and Our Top 5 Picks

    The return of an original that made Netflix popular, an original series each from Japan and France, along with two dozen documentaries to boot.

  • Comedian Bharti Singh Tweets 'All's OK' From Hospital

    Comedian Bharti Singh Tweets 'All's OK' From Hospital

    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

  • Razak Khan Always Spread Laughter, Says Actress Upasana Singh

    Razak Khan Always Spread Laughter, Says Actress Upasana Singh

    -He was full of energy and never thought that such a thing would happen with him,- says Upasana Singh

  • A Side Order of Funny - Stand-Up Comedians Talk About Food

    A Side Order of Funny - Stand-Up Comedians Talk About Food

    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...

  • In Tanmay Bhat vs the World, Praise For Kapil Sharma. Here's Why

    In Tanmay Bhat vs the World, Praise For Kapil Sharma. Here's Why

    "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

  • Mumbai Police Asks YouTube, Facebook to Block Tanmay Bhat Video

    Mumbai Police Asks YouTube, Facebook to Block Tanmay Bhat Video

    In the two-minute clip Bhat, a member of online comedy group AIB, mimics a conversation between Tendulkar and Mangeshkar.

  • Tanmay Bhat Roasted Over 'Sachin vs Lata' Video, Police Explore Ban

    Tanmay Bhat Roasted Over 'Sachin vs Lata' Video, Police Explore Ban

    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.

  • AIB's Tanmay Bhat In 'Civil War' With Bollywood Over Sachin vs Lata Video

    AIB's Tanmay Bhat In 'Civil War' With Bollywood Over Sachin vs Lata Video

    "Am absolutely shocked. Disrespect is not cool and neither is it funny," Riteish Deshmukh wrote on Twitter

  • Akshay Kumar 'Coached' Jacqueline Fernandez for Housefull 3 Role

    Akshay Kumar 'Coached' Jacqueline Fernandez for Housefull 3 Role

    "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

  • Akshay Kumar Loses His Cool Over Racist Jokes Aimed at Lisa Haydon

    Akshay Kumar Loses His Cool Over Racist Jokes Aimed at Lisa Haydon

    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

  • Outgoing Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou Bids Farewell In Viral Video

    Outgoing Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou Bids Farewell In Viral Video

    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.

  • Nurses Object To Derogatory Remarks Against Them On A TV Show

    Nurses Object To Derogatory Remarks Against Them On A TV Show

    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.

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