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The way Zainab Abbas looks, Angelo, de Villiers or Virat won’t say nay when asked for a selfie. Problem is, their teams all lost the match afterwards. Yet the Pakistani journalist can’t be accused of casting an evil spell on the opposition, for her run started when Sarfraz Ahmed gave in to her beguiling cameraphone before the match against India. All we can do is to caution Virat not to fall for it again!
Here’s Ram Gopal Varma repeating himself through a title. His new, 11-minute short, Meri Beti Sunny Leone Banna Chahti Hai, shadow Mein Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon, but is about a fiesty girl (Naina Ganguly) who decides to join the porn industry and has a confab about it—spanning individuality, women’s freedom, sexuality, society—with her parents. So far, so good, but the execution by Naina, say insiders, is horrible. Drat!
If the flaming borders and seething, roiling masses appear to be a kitschy descent into Dante’s inferno, you’re wrong. This is painter Sasha Jaffrey’s depiction of Virat Kohli’s momentous ten years in the IPL—years which document his slow emergence as this generation’s totemic, bat-in-hand saviour.
It was snapped up for Rs 23.7 crore at the skipper’s charity ball by Poonam Gupta (above), a CEO of a Scotland-based firm.
Why is the sparkling Anushka Sharma sporting a dishevelled, death-haunted look? Well, she is not exactly from this world, , and she’s out to give you the creeps. That’s her role in Pari, about a girl possessed by spirits. After Phillauri, this is her second dive into the netherworld.
He can play as a striker, or an attacking mid-fielder like Xavi or Iniesta. He can also talk wonderfully well as an expert. And Sunil Chhetri , hepcat that he is, shows he can carry off overblown styles effortlessly. The cap he wears has serviced men of all types; Chhetri shows it goes with a dhoti, kurta, jacket and shades too.
Everyone in Hollywood loves Diane Keaton, but that doesn’t mean she’s friends with everyone. The 71-year-old recently received the AFI Life Achievement Award, where dozens of celebrities showed up to pay their respects to the Annie Hall star. And while Keaton appreciated it, she said her co-stars aren’t lifelong pals. But she was excited to see Woody Allen, as he gave her “everything.” And yet, the actress still feels alone. “I don’t really have any friends,” she insisted. “Not one.”