Director Dhrubo Banerjee

Tolly filmmaker Dhrubo Banerjee decodes Durgeshgorer Guptodhon's success

After setting the year’s benchmark with Durgeshgorer Guptodhon, Dhrubo Banerjee tells us he wants to introduce Bengal’s rich heritage to a global audience  

Mainak flanked by actors Jisshu, Abir and Priyanka

Tolly director Mainak Bhaumik on his latest film, Bornoporichoy

Filmmaker Mainak Bhaumik gets candid about his first thriller, Bornoporichoy

Alberto Barbera and Paolo Baratta at the Venice Lido (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

76th Venice Film Festival to embrace Netflix productions

The 76th Venice Film Festival will feature three Netflix productions alongside Hollywood titles, embracing the streaming giant after the Cannes Film Festival excluded it for a second year in a row.

Rutger Hauer at Sundance Film Festival (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

Dutch actor Rutger Hauer of Blade Runner fame dies at 75

Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialised in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in Blade Runner opposite Harrison Ford, has died. He was 75.

Tabu (Photo: IANS)

Tabu returns to Telugu cinema, begins shooting for Allu Arjun's new film

Actor Tabu returns to Telugu films after a decade with Allu Arjun's yet-untitled upcoming project.

Vijay Sethupathi (Photo: IANS)

Clean bowled! Vijay Sethupathi excited to play Sri Lankan spin legend Muralitharan in new biopic

Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi will essay Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan in a biopic written and directed by MS Sripathy.

Janelle Monae (Xinhua/Yang Lei)(gj/IANS)

Janelle Monae replaces Julia Roberts as new lead on Amazon Original Series, Homecoming

Actress Janelle Monae replaces Oscar-winning Julia Roberts in the second season of Homecoming.

Javed Akhtar (Photo: IANS)

'Nobody knows Sahir Ludhianvi better than me, only I can write his biopic', insists Javed Akhtar

National award-winning poet-writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar feels he is the right person to write the biopic of late iconic poet-lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi.

The Great Hack (Netflix via AP)

Did Facebook data help Trump? New docu The Great Hack explores the scandal

The new documentary The Great Hack captures how Facebook's cavalier handling of user data in the Cambridge Analytica scandal posed a threat to democracy.

Elisabeth Moss turns 37 and here is a list of her top five performances you can binge on

It's Elisabeth Moss's birthday, and we've curated a list for your viewing pleasure

Jesse Eisenberg in The Art of Self-Defense (Bleecker Street via AP)

Art of Self-Defense starring Jesse Eisenberg examines and satirises toxic masculinity

Director Riley Stearns says he didn't realise he was making a perfect movie for 2019 when he started writing The Art of Self-Defense four years ago.

Nani in Gang Leader

Gang Leader teaser out: Nani's crime comedy sets out to be a fun ride   

The release date of the film has not been announced yet. 

Priyanka Chopra. (File Photo: IANS)

Priyanka returns to Toronto Film Festival with her new film, The Sky Is Pink

Actress-producer Priyanka Chopra Jonas' film The Sky Is Pink, helmed by Shonali Bose, will be showcased at the Toronto International Film Festival.

A view of a festival sign of the Toronto International Film Festival (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Joker, Tom Hanks' Mr Rogers among others set to premiere at Toronto Film Festival

An origin story about the Joker, a Mr Rogers biopic and a film about strippers scamming Wall Street bankers are among the films premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival.