Millennials are better at identifying songs made in the 1960s than tunes made today

Millennials are more likely to recognise pop songs made before they were born than modern alternatives. Scientists tested a group of young adults on their ability to recognise hit records from different decades. The 643 participants, typically aged 18 to…

Bohemian Rhapsody director suspended from Bafta nomination

Bohemian Rhapsody director Bryan Singer has been removed from his film’s Bafta Awards nomination due to allegations he sexually abused under-age boys. Bafta said Bohemian Rhapsody “remains nominated” for the Outstanding British Film award on Sunday – but Singer’s nomination…

Akshay Kumar’s fan arrested for trying to break Into the actor’s house

A 20-year-old college dropout allegedly tried to trespass into Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar’s bungalow and was arrested by the Juhu police. The man, who claims he is a fan of the actor, hails from Datauli in Sonipat, Haryana. Ankit Goswami…

Oscars to happen without a host

For the first time in three decades, this year’s Oscars ceremony will go ahead without an official host, an ABC television executive said on Tuesday. Speaking just three weeks before the highest honours in the movie industry are handed out,…

Modern Family to go off air after season 11

ABC Network has announced that its long-running show Modern Family will end after its 11th season. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Disney-owned network made the announcement on Tuesday at the Television Critics Association’s press tour. The show, created by…

Jennifer Lawrence is engaged to art gallery director Cooke Maroney

Oscar winning actor Jennifer Lawrence, one of the most popular film stars in the world, is engaged to her boyfriend, an art gallery director, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday. Her future husband is Cooke Maroney, 34, her representative confirmed to…

FX chief John Landgraf accuses Netflix of exaggerating viewership numbers

Someone is standing up to television’s Goliath, with a prominent competitor saying Monday that Netflix is deceiving the public about what is a hit and what isn’t. John Landgraf, the FX Networks chief executive who has frequently pointed out the…

Perceived a good actor when you give Rs 100-cr hit: Nawazuddin

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is thrilled “Thackeray” emerged a hit at a time when a “strong” perception rules the trade that an actor is considered a heavy-weight performer only when the film crosses the Rs 100-crore mark. The actor, who carved a…

Game of Thrones prequel to begin filming early summer

HBO’s immensely successful fantasy series Game of Thrones will end this year with its eighth season. But the fans’ love affair with Westeros will continue. There are multiple prequel series in development at the network and for one of them,…

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Three Indian-origin musicians nominated at the Grammys 2019

Three Indian-origin musicians have been nominated at this years Grammy Awards. Falguni Shah, Prashant Mistry and Snatam Kaur Khalsa come from different musical backgrounds and have been nominated in three different categories at the awards. US-based Snatam Kaur performs new…