Marathi actor Ketaki Chitale has been sent to police custody on Sunday till May 18 after she was arrested for allegedly sharing a derogatory post on Facebook about Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar. The verse she posted allegedly made personal attacks on Pawar’s health issues and his demeanour. While Chitale (29), a film and TV actress, was arrested by the Thane police over a post she allegedly shared on her Facebook page, a 23-year-old student, identified as Nikhil Bhamre, was arrested in the Nashik district for allegedly making an objectionable comment against Pawar on Twitter. The post shared by Chitale, which was in verse form, was purportedly written by someone else. It only mentioned the surname Pawar and the age of 80. The NCP supremo is 81 years old. The post contained phrases like “hell is waiting" and “you hate Brahmins", allegedly referring to Pawar whose party shares power in Maharashtra with the Shiv Sena and Congress. Speaking to reporters in Nanded, … [Read more...] about Ketaki Chitale’s ‘Hell is Waiting’ FB Post Irks Pawar as She Lands Up in Jail. But Who is This Marathi Actor?
Born in Wisconsin on November 22, 1967, Mark Ruffalo made his debut with CBS Summer Playhouse (1989) in an episode. He consistently established himself as a credible Hollywood actor, who could do all genres of movies apart from winning hearts as Dr Bruce Banner aka Hulk in Marvel's cinematic universe. The three-time Oscar winner has been part of several interesting films in his 32-year-long career.On the special occasion of his birthday let's take a look at 6 films of the Hulk actor that left the audience spellbound: Rob Bilott Mark as a high-profile lawyer Rob, who is bold and brazen, was fantastic. This role has been considered as one of his career-best performances. It was a legal thriller called Dark Waters, directed by the great Todd Haynes. Michael In the American biographical drama film, Spotlight, Mark essayed the role of journalist Michael Rezendes with such finesse that it got etched in the memories forever of the audiences. His impeccable mastery over his craft … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday Mark Ruffalo: 6 Offbeat Roles of the ‘Hulk’ Actor That You’ll Love
A 21-year-old Kannada small screen actor died while undergoing a fat reduction surgery at a private hospital in Bengaluru on Monday. V. Chethana, a resident of Abbigere and daughter of K. Varadaraju, was admitted to Dr. Shetty’s Cosmetic Centre in Rajajinagar for the surgery on Monday. Her family has alleged that she died due to a botched-up procedure. However, the doctor, who performed the procedure, denied that there was any negligence, and said the actor developed fat embolism resulting in pulmonary edema soon after the three-hour procedure. Based on a complaint filed by Mr. Varadaraju, the Subramanyanagar police on Tuesday registered a case under section 174 C of the Cr.PC and are awaiting the post-mortem report. Mr. Varadaraju alleged that the hospital did not have proper facility to conduct the surgery, and that the procedure was carried out without their knowledge and consent. Inquiry by the police revealed that Chethana had signed the papers, and a man identified as … [Read more...] about 21-year-old Kannada actor dies during fat reduction surgery
Television actress Helly Shah, who has started shooting for the second season of Ishq Mein Marjawan, says she does feel nervous going back on the sets amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Is Helly nervous going back to shoot? "Yes I am, because I feel the situation he aisi hai (is such) that there has to be some amount of nervousness and fear. You shouldn't take the situation lightly because if you do then you won't take the precautions," Helly told IANS. She pointed out: "As an actor I wouldn't be wearing the mask the whole day, and I'll have so many people around and have people coming into my room. So, yeah I am nervous and have that little bit of fear inside me," she added. Talking about precautions, Helly is doing everything she can do. "From food to water to everything -- I carry everything that I may need on set. Every single thing. When I come back home I make sure everything is cleaned properly. On set at regular intervals, I keep sanitising -- personally at times and … [Read more...] about ‘Ishq Mein Marjawan’ Actor Helly Shah Is Nervous to Shoot Amid Covid-19 Pandemic
A 27-year-old transwoman model was found dead at a private lodge at Chakkaraparambu near Vyttila on May 17. Sherin Celine Mathew, who belonged to Kuttanad in Alappuzha, was found hanging in her room. Residents staying nearby informed the police and a case of unnatural death has been registered. Sherin, who was active as a model and actor, has been staying in Kochi for quite some time. Her friends told media persons that she had filmed herself committing the act. A few hormone supplements were also found in the room, they said. Sherin was active on social media and used to share her reels and videos. She had also acted in a few short films. Police said that the body will be handed over to the family members after conducting a postmortem. Though the preliminary assessment showed that it is a suicide, we are probing whether there are other angles in the incident, they said. Those in distress or having suicidal tendencies could seek help and counselling by calling any of the … [Read more...] about Transgender actor-model found dead in Kochi
Movies with multiple roles are always surrounded by a lot of buzz. Over the years, there have been several films with a double-trouble quotient in both Hindi and south Indian cinema. Here’s a list of actors from both the industries, who decided to take the challenge of not only double roles but also more than that. Sampoornesh Babu In the 2019 movie Kobbari Matta, Sampoornesh Babu played three roles namely Papa Rayudu, Pedarayudu and Andrayudu. Jr NTR In the 2017 drama troupe Jai Lava Kusa, Jr. NTR played all three Jai, Lava, and Kusa, who are triplets. Chiranjeevi The megastar in his debut movie Mugguru Monagallu played three roles– Prithvi, a lorry driver, Vikram as a police officer, and Nataraja Ramakrishna Dattatreya as a dancer. Nandamuri Balakrishna NBK played the roles of grandfather, father, and grandson in Adhinayakudu. Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao The actor has played three or more roles in films like Kulagauravam, Srikrishnasatya, and Srimadvirata … [Read more...] about Jr NTR to Chiranjeevi, Actors Who Played Triple Roles in Same Film
Hollywood star Kevin Spacey has been charged with four counts of sexual assault against three men, the UK’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said on Thursday. The 62-year-old Oscar-winning American actor, behind famous films such as ‘Usual Suspects’ and ‘American Beauty’ and the Netflix political drama ‘House of Cards’, has also served as artistic director of London’s Old Vic theatre from 2004 to 2015. “The CPS has authorised criminal charges against Kevin Spacey, 62, for four counts of sexual assault against three men,” said Rosemary Ainslie, Head of the CPS Special Crime Division. “He has also been charged with causing a person to engage in penetrative sexual activity without consent. The charges follow a review of the evidence gathered by the Metropolitan Police in its investigation,” she said. “The Crown Prosecution Service reminds all concerned that criminal proceedings against Mr Spacey are active and that he has the right to a fair trial,” she added. The CPS said it is … [Read more...] about Actor Kevin Spacey charged with four counts of sexual assault in U.K.
The survivor in the actor sexual assault case, who recently moved the Kerala High Court alleging attempts to sabotage the investigation, conveyed her grievances to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in Thiruvananthapuram on May 26. The actor, who appeared confident while emerging from the discussion that lasted 15 minutes at the Secretariat, said the Chief Minister pledged the government’s wholehearted support towards her cause. “He has responded positively to my concerns and has reassured me the probe will continue in a fair manner,” she said. In a statement, Mr. Vijayan said the survivor had been assured of all possible support in the case . The government has stood by her all along and will continue to do so, notwithstanding who stood on the other side of the legal battle, he affirmed. In her writ petition that was filed in the High Court , she had accused actor Dileep, one of the accused, of influencing politicians in the ruling front to derail the further probe into the … [Read more...] about Survivor in actor assault case meets Kerala CM
Kerala High Court will hear the anticipatory bail plea of Malayalam actor-cum-producer Vijay Babu in an alleged rape case against him today. While hearing, a single bench of Justice Gopinath P observed that Babu has been in Dubai since the case was registered and that it would be better to grant him interim protection so that he comes back to India. After the prosecution opposed this, Court asked the prosecution, “Are you playing to the gallery or trying to ensure the victim gets justice? If we don’t bring him here, how will she get justice?” On Tuesday, Babu submitted air tickets before the Kerala High Court indicating his return to India on May 30. The tickets were submitted in court a day after it said that his plea for anticipatory bail would be considered only after he produces travel documents indicating his return to the country. His lawyers also told the court that all the other documents would be submitted before it on Wednesday. Babu, in his plea, has alleged that the … [Read more...] about Malayalam Actor Vijay Babu’s Anticipatory Bail Plea to Be Heard Today by Kerala HC
Maya Babu, mother of beleaguered actor-producer Vijay Babu who is facing charges of raping an upcoming actor, on Saturday petitioned the Chief Minister and the State Police Chief, alleging conspiracy behind the case against her son and demanded a probe into it. In her petition, Ms. Babu claimed that she had received trustworthy information that a Kochi-based group of film industry players was behind what she regarded as a “fake” complaint by the woman actor against her son. She alleged that the woman actor had filed the complaint against her son out of enmity for not giving her a role in his next movie. Also Read Blue Corner notice against Vijay Babu comes into effect “I humbly request to conduct an honest inquiry into the fake complaint by a section of film industry players aimed at defaming our family. I humbly request to ensure justice to me, my son and our family,” she said. The 62-year-old Ms. Babu filed the petition through email from Kollam where she is … [Read more...] about Actor Vijay Babu’s mother petitions Chief Minister, State Police Chief over ‘fake’ complaint