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Only gali boys with millionaire benefactors can afford to dress so tastelessly in expensive jackets and sportswear. But when has Bollywood let verisimilitude stand in its strident ways? Thus, Ranveer at the trailer launch of Gully Boy, about a rapper’s breakthrough, with co-star Alia, who does better.
Meet Lauren Sanchez, 49 (that’s just a number guys, as you’ll see). Ex-TV host, owner of a museum-full of expensive shoes and clothes and flier of planes and helicopters ‘for fun’. And someone reputed to be very, very persuasive. Ask Jeff Bezos, her latest boyfriend.
On the strength of several well-executed, slo-mo winks delivered across a hushed classroom, Priya Prakash Varrier captured, eyes, hearts and meme traffic. In Sridevi Bungalow, her Bollywood debut, she plays a lonely actress named after the departed star who meets her end in a bathtub. A cheap attempt at a biopic, they say. It faces a legal notice from Boney Kapoor.
A fortuitous brush with a celebrity begat, as is modern custom, a momentary place in the sun. Hasin Abdulla of Kasaragod clicked a selfie with Rahul at the Dubai airport. All it took was the Congress chief to tweet it: warm flames of fame touched Hasin in the form of mainstream media attention.
Time has not dimmed her vivacious beauty, nor has the emperor of maladies sullied it. Sonali Bendre, as stylish as the next Bollywood diva out on a stroll in the presence of cameras, thanked fans, family and friends for their unwavering support when she faced mortality. She’s right, too: her time, so well won in adversity, is now.
Shopping for trinkets in Bangalore is about the most relaxing things Sania Mirza can do. Izhaan, her darling infant son, takes up most of her time. But once a champion, you can’t do without the lust of on-court competition. A target of end-2019 has been set, but a return would be tough work, she knows.
Trump described the spread as “great American food”—the stacks of burgers, pizzas and fries laid out for the 2018 College Football Playoff champion team in the ‘state dining room’ of the White House which was dysfunctional due to the shutdown by federal employees who are facing major salary issues.