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  • To Block Tanmay Bhat's Video, Mumbai Cops To Contact Google, YouTube

    To Block Tanmay Bhat's Video, Mumbai Cops To Contact Google, YouTube

    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.

  • Cannes' Dehradun Connection, Starring Brett Lee & Tannishtha Chatterjee

    Cannes' Dehradun Connection, Starring Brett Lee & Tannishtha Chatterjee

    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

  • Irrfan Approached for American Actress-Writer Mindy Kaling's Film

    Irrfan Approached for American Actress-Writer Mindy Kaling's Film

    "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

  • A Decade Later, Kamal Haasan Says Working With Ilaiyaraaja Fun as Ever

    A Decade Later, Kamal Haasan Says Working With Ilaiyaraaja Fun as Ever

    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

  • Sidharth-Jacqueline's Film is Not Sequel to Hrithik-Katrina's Bang Bang!

    Sidharth-Jacqueline's Film is Not Sequel to Hrithik-Katrina's Bang Bang!

    "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

  • 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"

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