Bollywood starlets Bipasha Basu and Esha Gupta have been confirmed to attend the ARTiculate 2013 gala charity fundraiser in London organized by education charity Pratham UK. The event, to be held on 28 September at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of Pratham UK …Read More »
The UKAsian has been given video of Bollywood veteran Dilip Kumar recovering in hospital being tended to by his devoted wife Saira Banu.
In the video, the 90-year-old 'Mughal-e-Azam' star is seen being fed by his wife of 47 years as a guest asks whether the porridge is tasty.
The actor appears to be recovering well after suffering a heart attack last Sunday.
"He (Dilip Kumar) is doing well now. He is much better and recovering. Though he will be in ICU for two more days or so, he might get discharged next week," sources close to the actor told PTI.
Earlier the actor had tweeted his fans: "Thank you for your prayers and love. Resting in the hospital."
A string of Bollywood celebrities including actress Shabana Azmi have been calling on the actor at Lilavati Hospital where he is currently recuperating.
Bollywood veteran actor Dilip Kumar who is recuperating in the suburban Mumbai hospital, thanked fans for their love and support.Read More »
Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai Sunday after complaining of chest pains. A spokesman for the Lilavati Hospital told the Press Trust of India that the star is being treated in the Intensive Care Unit of the hosptial. Kumar, 90, known as the ‘King …Read More »
An aunt of a London-based film industry friend recently posed some interesting questions. “Beta, I keep hearing about this ‘100-Crore Club’. Is it a really exclusive place? How much is it to get in? Do they serve food? Have you been there at all?”, she queried of my incredulous friend. …Read More »
Shah Rukh Khan’s cross-country comedy caper Chennai Express is set to open across more than 120 cinemas across the UK in the widest release for any Bollywood film. Distributor Disney UTV will roll out the film at cinemas in Dundee in the North to Bournemouth in the South, easily surpassing …Read More »
Drunken Master star Jackie Chan has appealed for Bollywood to collaborate with filmmakers in China as a way of “improving relations” between the two Asian economic giants. Chan, 59, was speaking after opening the first Chinese Film Festival in New Delhi, organized not by the film industry but by the …Read More »
Bollywood has reacted with shock after news emerged overnight that aspiring British-Indian actress Jiah Khan has committed suicide. Khan, 25, who was born in New York but raised in England before travelling to Mumbai to forge her career reportedly hanged herself at her residence in Juhu, months after shifting to …Read More »
Frieda Pinto has opted out of her mainstream Bollywood debut, blaming the industry’s infamous “tardiness”. The ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ star, who has carved a successful acting and modelling career in the West and has worked for filmmakers like Woody Allen, Julian Schnabel, Rupert Wyatt and Michael Winterbottom, reportedly pulled out of …Read More »
Actor Vindu Dara Singh has become the inevitable first Bollywood link to the IPL spot-fixing scandal. Singh 49, the son world wrestling champion and actor Dara Singh, was arrested by Mumbai Police for alleged links with the betting mafia connected to the ongoing fixing investigation involving three players of …Read More »
‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ director Anurag Kashyap has bemoaned the lack of creative freedom to make “meaningful films” in India. Speaking at a discussion on the future of Indian cinema at Cannes – where India is the guest country in celebration of the Bollywood centenary – Kashyap complained that Indian filmmakers …Read More »