Monday, 25 Sep, 2023


‘American Hustle’ wins 3 Golden Globes awards

DHAKA: ‘American Hustle’ has won three awards at the Golden Globes including best film comedy or musical.Its stars Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence also picked up best actress and supporting actress prizes for their roles in the 1970s-set crime movie.Steve McQueen’s ‘12 Years a

4-day DU theatre fest begins Tuesday

DHAKA: The Department of Theatre and Performance Studies of Dhaka University will arrange a four-day annual theatre festival at the university’s TSC auditorium.A total of six plays will be staged in the festival to be begun from February 11.Vice-chancellor of the university AAMS Arefin

Bengal Art Lounge arranges interactive exhibition prog

DHAKA: The Bengal Art Lounge and Carefountain have arranged a 5-day interactive exhibition programme at Code:Love to celebrate Valentine’s day.In a press release, they to celebrate Valentine’s day invited public to celebrate the valentine day at Code:Love.The release said: “The

4 arrested ‘over Hoffman death’

DHAKA: Four people have reportedly been arrested as part of an investigation into the suspected heroin overdose death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.Some 350 bags of heroin were also seized during the arrests in Lower Manhattan, unnamed police officials were quoted by US media as

‘Saving Mr Banks’ at Star Cineplex

DHAKA: Star Cineplex will arrange the Dhaka premiere of a comedy-drama ‘Saving Mr. Banks’ at its halls at Bashundhara City Shopping Mall in city’s Panthapath area.This 2013 American-Australian-British historical movie will be premiered at 6:45pm on February 6.The movie, directed by

Cameron secures ‘Return Of Avatar’ co-stars

DHAKA: James Cameron has already started the process of filming the next instalments of 2009’s sci-fi epic ‘Avatar’.The film maker has secured his two co-stars, Zoe Saldana and Sam Worthington, for them to reprise their roles as ‘Neytiri’ and ‘Jake Sully’ in the next three

‘Hobbit’ to hit Star Cineplex

DHAKA: Star Cineplex will screen Hollywood adventure and fantasy movie ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ at its hall at Bashundhara City Shopping Mall in city’s Panthapath area.The movies will have its Dhaka premiere at 6:30pm on Thursday.‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of

Lopez unsure if she will marry for 4th time

DHAKA: Jennifer Lopez is unsure if marriage will be on the cards for her again despite being in a longterm relationship with back-up dancer Casper Smart.The 44 year-old first got married to a Cuban waiter called Ojani Noa in February 1997 but ended shortly after in January 1998.Lopez then

Hollywood to hit red carpet for Golden Globes

DHAKA: Hollywood hits the red carpet on Sunday for the 71st annual Golden Globes, with a packed cast of A-list nominees vying to win the first major honours of Tinseltown’s annual awards season.Harrowing saga ‘12 Years A Slave’ and crime caper American Hustle are likely frontrunners

Suchitra Sen’s condition deteriorating

DHAKA: Bengali screen goddess Suchitra Sen`s condition deteriorated Saturday afternoon, prompting medics to rush emergency measures that stabilised her, a doctor said. By the evening, the 82-year-old actress - under treatment at the Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) of a nursing home here -

Cannon keeps marriage to Carey alive with lots of sex

DHAKA: Nick Cannon has confessed that he and wife Mariah Carey keep their marriage alive with lots of sex.The couple also enjoys spending quality time together on vacation and had recently taken their twins to Aspen, US magazine reported, says The Times of India.The 33-year-old actor said

Kardashian slams Photoshop rumours

DHAKA: The ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ star has blasted rumours she digitally altered a recent photograph of her and her friend Blac Cyna to make them appear thinner before posting it on Instagram.Addressing the allegations on Twitter for the first time on Friday, the

Lohan dating British student

DHAKA: The actress Lindsay Lohan is said to have been secretly dating Christian Arno Williams, a part-time model from Liverpool, after the pair met at the Shangai Fashion Awards, and they have just enjoyed a romantic trip abroad.A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper, ‘Christian is a

Suchitra critical, on constant oxygen

DHAKA: Veteran Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, whose condition had deteriorated slightly in the afternoon, is stable at the moment but still critical.A doctor said Saturday, reports oxygen level had dipped in the afternoon thereby necessitating intensive non-invasive

Suchitra Sen critical again

DHAKA: Suffering from a respiratory tract infection, veteran actress Suchitra Sen`s health turned critical, doctors attending to her said.Doctors said that the condition of the 82-year-old actress, admitted to a super-specialty hospital since December 23, is fluctuating. According to the

Star Cineplex shows ‘Thor’ in 3D

DHAKA: Star Cineplex premiered Hollywood blockbuster sequel movie ‘Thor: The Dark World’ at Bashundhara City Shopping Mall in city’s Panthapath area.The 3D version of this action, adventure and fantasy movie had its Dhaka premiere Thursday evening.The movie will be screened at

Toma’s soiree at IGCC

DHAKA: Tanjina Toma’s music evening will be organised at the auditorium of the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre in city’s Gulshan area.The soiree, to be organised by Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre in association with Asian Paints, IRCON and Marico Bangladesh, will be held at 6:30pm on

Actress Antora passes way

DHAKA: Bangla film actress Antora died from a cardiac arrest on Wednesday evening.Family sources said that she breathed her last at her residence at 5:30pm. She started her carrier in the motion picture as a child artist and then ‘Pagol Mon’ movie brought her to the attention of

‘Thor’ to hit Star Cineplex

DHAKA: Star Cineplex will premiere Hollywood blockbuster sequel movie ‘Thor: The Dark World’ at Bashundhara City Shopping Mall in city’s Panthapath area.The 3D version of this action, adventure and fantasy movie will have its Dhaka premiere at 7:00pm on Thursday.A 2013 American

‘Gravity’ leads Bafta nominations

DHAKA: Space drama ‘Gravity’ leads the way at this year’s Baftas, scoring 11 nominations including best film and best British film.Sandra Bullock is also up for best actress, while Alfonso Cuaron is nominated for best director.‘12 Years a Slave’ landed 10 nods, with five in the