9h ago| TV & Film

Bollywood film 'Faraaz' to tell the story of Holey Artisan Café attack

Indian filmmaker Hansal Mehta recently announced his next film, “Faraaz”. Billed as an action thriller, the movie will depict the Holey Artisan café attack that shook Bangladesh. It is backed by...

1d ago| TV & Film

I am proud to be a part of history with ‘Mukh O Mukhosh’: Pyari Begum

The first ever Bangla feature film, “Mukh O Mukhosh”, directed by Abdul Jabbar Khan, was released on August 3, 1965. Actor Pyari Begum played one of the main roles in the film. At that time, she...

1d ago| TV & Film

Ferdous on writing his first novel

Popular actor Ferdous has written his first novel, which he hopes to release at the forthcoming Ekushey Boi Mela.

3d ago| TV & Film

Shilpa Shetty breaks silence on Raj Kundra’s arrest

Shilpa Shetty has broken her silence on her husband Raj Kundra’s arrest for his alleged involvement in a pornography case. She urged everyone to respect the family’s privacy for the sake of their...

3d ago| TV & Film

‘Courage the Cowardly Dog’ voice actor Thea White passes away

Thea White, who voiced Muriel on the animated series “Courage the Cowardly Dog”, has passed away at the age of 81. Her brother John Zitzner announced the sad news on Facebook, writing in another...

3d ago| TV & Film

Moushumi and Omar Sani’s 25 years of togetherness

Popular duo Moushumi and Omar Sani have been married for 25 years. The couple tied the knot on August 2, 1996. “We have had a wonderful journey so far, with people’s blessings and love. I look...

5d ago| TV & Film

‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit: Scarlett Johansson’s talent agency slams Disney for accusing her of disregarding public Covid-19 risks

Recently, Scarlett Johansson filed what is shaping up to be a monumental lawsuit against the Walt Disney Company for allegedly breaching her contract by releasing “Black Widow” on Disney+ at the...

5d ago| Music

Renowned lyricist Shahid Mahmud Jangi undergoing surgery

Renowned lyricist Shahid Mahmud Jangi is currently undergoing a surgery at United Hospital in Dhaka. The news was confirmed to The Daily Star by Naquib Khan, celebrated singer and frontman of the...

5d ago| Interview

Aruna Biswas on her illustrious 30-year career, current projects

Having been a part of numerous hit films in the span of her career, Aruna Biswas is a celebrated name in the world of cinema. Apart from acting in films and tele-fictions, Aruna has also directed...

Bringing Tintin to Bangladesh

Popularly known as RJ Apu, Zahidul Haque Apu recently stirred social media with his concept fan art series, "Tintin in Bangladesh", inspired by "The Adventures of Tintin", a...

6d ago| TV & Film

Pori Moni and Siam Ahmed starrer ‘Bishwoshundori’ set to premiere on television

Popular actors Pori Moni and Siam Ahmed’s film, “Bishwoshundori” was theatrically released last December. The film, directed by Chayanika Chowdhury, is set to have its television premiere on...

1w ago| Music

Towfique Ahmed dedicates “Betikrom” to cricketer Taskin Ahmed

Musician Towfique Ahmed released a special music video on Eid al-Adha for his the song “Betikrom”. The track was first released 2 years ago in ‘The Industry Volume Two’, in audio form. Produced by...

August 5, 2021
August 5, 2021

Bollywood film 'Faraaz' to tell the story of Holey Artisan Café attack

Indian filmmaker Hansal Mehta recently announced his next film, “Faraaz”. Billed as an action thriller, the movie will depict the Holey Artisan café attack that shook Bangladesh. It is backed by...

August 4, 2021
August 4, 2021

I am proud to be a part of history with ‘Mukh O Mukhosh’: Pyari Begum

The first ever Bangla feature film, “Mukh O Mukhosh”, directed by Abdul Jabbar Khan, was released on August 3, 1965. Actor Pyari Begum played one of the main roles in the film. At that time, she...

August 4, 2021
August 4, 2021

Ferdous on writing his first novel

Popular actor Ferdous has written his first novel, which he hopes to release at the forthcoming Ekushey Boi Mela.

August 3, 2021
August 3, 2021

Johnny Depp wins victory in legal battle with Amber Heard over $7 million settlement donations

Johnny Depp has won a legal ruling from a New York judge that will force the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) to reveal how much money his ex-wife, actor Amber Heard, actually donated to them...

August 3, 2021
August 3, 2021

‘Neel Mukut’ to premiere on Chorki on August 8

Filmmaker Kamar Ahmad Simon’s “Neel Mukut” was slated for release on March 27, 2020. However, the film had to be indefinitely postponed amidst the coronavirus pandemic.  Over a year has passed...

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Emmy-winning artist Rubaiat Habib reflects on his journey

Rubaiat Habib from Bangladesh is one of the members of the ‘Character Animator’ team that won an Emmy last year, in the technology and engineering category. Currently living in Seattle, Rubaiat...

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Shilpa Shetty breaks silence on Raj Kundra’s arrest

Shilpa Shetty has broken her silence on her husband Raj Kundra’s arrest for his alleged involvement in a pornography case. She urged everyone to respect the family’s privacy for the sake of their...

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

‘Courage the Cowardly Dog’ voice actor Thea White passes away

Thea White, who voiced Muriel on the animated series “Courage the Cowardly Dog”, has passed away at the age of 81. Her brother John Zitzner announced the sad news on Facebook, writing in another...

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Moushumi and Omar Sani’s 25 years of togetherness

Popular duo Moushumi and Omar Sani have been married for 25 years. The couple tied the knot on August 2, 1996. “We have had a wonderful journey so far, with people’s blessings and love. I look...

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit: Time’s Up calls Disney’s response a ‘gendered character attack’

Disney’s response to Scarlett Johansson’s “Black Widow” lawsuit is being branded by Time’s Up, Women in Film Los Angeles, and ReFrame as a “gendered character attack.”