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Top Entertainment News: Prateik Babbar Booked for Perilous Driving


Abhishek Bachchan Reacts to the Tanushree Dutta - Nana Patekar Case

“Nobody should go through this,” is what Abhishek Bachchan had to say when asked about the Tanushree Dutta - Nana Patekar controversy. Speaking at a media conclave, Bachchan junior said that we should listen to the people coming forth with their traumatic stories before we judge them.

You can read the full story here on The Quint.

Akshay Kumar Shares An Adorable Video of Mom-in-law Dimple Kapadia in Italy

Dimple Kapadia is in Italy with daughter Twinkle Khanna and son-in-law Akshay Kumar. Akshay took to Twitter to post a video of Dimple dancing to a tune from her debut film Bobby as a street musician starts playing it in a small Italian town.

Dilip Kumar May be Discharged on Thursday

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar, who is recuperating in Mumbai's Lilavati hospital following recurrent episodes of pneumonia, may be discharged on Thursday afternoon, a family friend said.

Giving an update on the 95-year-old's health, Faisal Farooqui, who tweets on behalf of the thespian, told IANS on the phone: "Dilip sir is better. He is recuperating. Doctor's are expecting him to get discharged by tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon."

Dilip Kumar, one of India's most iconic actors, was admitted to the Lilavati hospital on Monday. The nonagenarian, whose last silver screen appearance was in Qila (1998), was also admitted to the hospital in September due to pneumonia.

Rishi Kapoor Unveils Reason Behind his Grey Hair

Actor Rishi Kapoor, who is currently in the US for a medical treatment, said the reason behind his sudden visible grey hair is nothing but one of his upcoming untitled films.

The veteran actor tweeted on Tuesday night: "This is to dispel all notions and wrong speculations of my hair turning grey/white overnight. My hair was dyed by Avan Contractor for a film produced by Honey Trehan and Sony pictures directed by Hitesh Bhatia. The film is untitled. Trust this clears the air."

Priyanka Chopra Flashes Her Engagement Ring at Tiffany Blue Book Collection Launch

PeeCee attended the Tiffany & Co.’s Tiffany Blue Book collection launch in New York. When she was asked what her favourite Tiffany jewellery is, she flaunted her engagement ring with a sense of delirious joy.

Preity Zinta Wishes Rekha On Her Birthday

“Happy Birthday to the evergreen and gorgeous Rekha. Loads of love, light and happiness to you always!” wrote Preity Zinta on Rekha’s 64th birthday.

'Jack & Dil' Trailer Release

The trailer of Jack & Dil has just been released. Starring Amit Sadh, Arbaaz Khan, Sonal Chauhan and directed by Sachin P. Karande, the plot revolves around a detective who falls in love with a married woman he has been hired to spy on. If the trailer is anything to go by, the film would be a series of unfortunate, cringe-worthy scenes.

Rakul Preet's Look as Sridevi in 'NTR' Biopic

Rakul Preet is essaying the role of the late Sridevi in the NTR biopic. Check out her look:

Netflix "Evaluating Options" on ‘Sacred Games’ Season 2 After Row Surrounding Phantom Films

Netflix is reportedly “evaluating options on the path forward” on the second season of the hugely popular series Sacred Games in the wake of the controversy involving its co-producers, Phantom Films. Phantom, run by Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Madhu Mantena and Vikas Bahl since 2011, was dissolved a few days back following allegations of sexual harassment allegations against Bahl. The first season of Sacred Games was co-directed by Kashyap and Motwane.

Bombay High Court Quashes Molestation Case Against Ness Wadia Filed by Preity Zinta

Bombay High Court has quashed the molestation case against Ness Wadia filed by actor Preity Zinta against him in 2014, reports ANI. Zinta reportedly gave her consent to dismiss the case after Wadia apologised to her as well as submitted an affidavit to that effect.

Also Read : Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia Molestation Case: The Story So Far 

Emily Blunt Sends out Powerful Message for Girls

For the International Day of the Girl Child, which is on Thursday, Disney has launched a global video series offering advice and inspiration on achieving success for the next generation of leaders around the globe.

The #DreamBigPrincess video series, produced and directed by young women from the UN Foundation's Girl Up initiative, shares the stories of 20 trailblazing women across technology, entertainment, medicine, law, sports, arts, science, fashion and politics to show the next generation what is possible if you dream big, read a statement, according to IANS.

"There's a line in 'Mary Poppins'., where she says anything is possible, even the impossible. I think that really symbolizes what dreaming big is all about, the idea if you want something big enough that the universe is going to conspire to give it to you," said Blunt.

Aamir Khan Urges Fans in China to Watch Rani's 'Hichki'

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who enjoys huge popularity in China, has urged his "friends" in the country to watch his friend Rani Mukerji's "Hichki", which is releasing there on Friday.

Aamir and Rani, who have starred together in "Ghulam" and "Talaash", have been friends for long. Now that her "Hichki" is set to release in China, Aamir has come forward to promote the film, reports IANS.

"A very warm hello to all my friends in China. My friend Rani Mukerji an actress from India has done a film called 'Hichki', which I believe is releasing in China on October 12. Well, I want you to know that I have seen the film when it released here in India and it is a beautiful story and it's a great film, with wonderful performances by Rani and all the kids in it," Aamir said in a video uploaded on a Chinese social media platform.

He added: "It's really heart-warming and uplifting film with a beautiful story... I hope that all of you will go and see the film and I hope that you enjoy it."

Prateik Babbar Booked for Dangerous Driving in Goa

Actor Prateik Babbar has been booked under the Motor Vehicles Act for dangerous driving in Goa, reports ANI. His vehicle knocked down a motor-cycle driver, after entering a one-way street at Porvorim police station.

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