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Great skin creates an ideal canvas for makeup: Jacqueline Great skin creates an ideal canvas for makeup: Jacqueline


New Delhi, Almost thirty three million followers are treated to actor Jacqueline Fernandezs vibrant and fun filled insta-stories daily. Shes one of the the few names in the trade who can laugh at herself and makes sure her fans see the lighter side of showbiz.

The Srilankan beauty recently signed up with beauty brand Lotus Herbals as the brand ambassador for its Lotus WhiteGlow range of skincare products giving IANSlife the opportunity to quiz her on all things beauty and wellness related.

Sonam Kapoor: I like to play characters that represent real people Sonam Kapoor: I like to play characters that represent real people



Mumbai, Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, who plays the lead role in the upcoming film, "The Zoya Factor", says that she finds imperfect and flawed characters more real than those inspirational picture-perfect characters that has been projected in Bollywood cinema for the longest time.

Whether it is "Aisha", "Khoobsurat", "Dolly Ki Dolly", or "Veere Di Weeding", all of Sonam's characters are typified as women who make mistakes in life.

Katrina Kaif, Arjun Rampal extend support to #SaveAarey Campaign Katrina Kaif, Arjun Rampal extend support to #SaveAarey Campaign



Mumbai, Actors Katrina Kaif and Arjun Rampal have joined the growing list of Bollywood celebrities expressing disappointment over the Mumbai civic body decision to cut down 2,700 trees of Aarey Colony to accommodate a proposed Metro car shed project.

"I believe we all need to do our bit to protect the environment. What we just saw happen in the Amazon (rain forest fire) is something which is really concerning. I think now the problem is really so much in our face that we can no longer ignore it. So, I think everyone needs to wake up and be conscious about what is happening because now it has come to the point where we will start seeing the adverse effect that is going to have upon us," said Katrina, interacting with the media at the red carpet of IIFA Rocks 2019 on Monday in Mumbai.

Dharmendra takes to social media for grandson Karan's sake Dharmendra takes to social media for grandson Karan's sake



Mumbai, Veteran actor Dharmendra normally shies away from social media, but he has made an exception for the sake of grandson Karan Deol.

On Tuesday afternoon, the senior Deol took to Twitter to post a video message urging fans to watch Karan's debut film, "Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas". According to the superstar, his grandson first film is not just a film, but "reality".

"Friends, I normally don't share this kind of a message but I could not control myself after watching my film 'Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas' last night. I felt like sharing this message with you," Dharmendra says in the video clip, which runs for just under a minute.

Disha's mood to guide her YouTube channel content Disha's mood to guide her YouTube channel content

 

New Delhi, Actress Disha Patani, an active social media user, has unveiled her YouTube channel. She says she will use the platform for putting up "unfiltered and raw" content that would vary, depending on her mood.

"I believe every social media platform has its own significance. For example, Facebook is a place where we can connect with our friends while Instagram is a more visually appealing site where we try to showcase only our best pictures and videos. I can't lie when I say that even I choose only my best pictures for uploading," Disha told IANS

Happy to be accepted as entertaining hero in 'Dream Girl': Ayushmann Happy to be accepted as entertaining hero in 'Dream Girl': Ayushmann



Mumbai, Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is elated with the response to "Dream Girl", and says he is happy that the audience has accepted him as an "entertaining hero".

Directed by Raaj Shandilyaa, "Dream Girl" narrates a love story with a quirky twist. Ayushmann plays role of a guy with the talent of impersonating a woman's voice. The film captures all the conflicts that comes with the situation in a witty way.

Vicky, Taapsee, Abhishek get nostalgic as 'Manmarziyaan' turns one Vicky, Taapsee, Abhishek get nostalgic as 'Manmarziyaan' turns one

 

Mumbai, Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's modern-day romance drama "Mamarziyaan" on Saturday completed a year since release, and the film's lead actors Vicky Kaushal, Taapsee Pannu and Abhishek Bachchan are all nostalgic.

Walking down the memory lane, Taapsee, who played the role of Rumi in the film, took to Instagram and wrote: "1 year and Rumi didn't leave me. 1 year the red didn't leave me...1 year this love didn't leave me ...1 year of unleashing the madness within 1 year of 'Manmarziyaan'."

Deepika Padukone mobbed at Lalbaugcha Raja Ganpati pandal Deepika Padukone mobbed at Lalbaugcha Raja Ganpati pandal

 

Mumbai, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone recently got mobbed at a ganpati pandal.

Deepika visited Mumbai's famous Lalbaugcha Raja Ganpati pandal to seek blessings of the God. As soon as the crowd got to know that the "Piku" star was in the pandal, they rushed to catch a glimpse of the actress.

She was spotted in a golden heavy embroidered sari and big earrings. Deepika completed the look with her hair tied into a sleek bun and minimum make-up.

Akshay, Randeep pay tribute to Saragarhi bravehearts Akshay, Randeep pay tribute to Saragarhi bravehearts

Mumbai, Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Randeep Hooda have paid a tribute to the 21 Sikhs who fought valiently against 10,000 Afghan tribesmen as it was Saragarhi Day on Thursday.

Earlier this year, Akshay starred in "Kesari", which is based on the historic battle of Saragarhi. He took to Twitter to pay his tribute.

Ayushmann's 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' to release in March Ayushmann's 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' to release in March

 

Mumbai, "Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan", the second instalment of the hit film "Shubh Mangal Saavdhan", will release on March 13, 2020.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh on Tuesday announced the release date of the project on Twitter.

He wrote: " 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' begins... Release date finalised: 13 March 2020.."

The film, which is being directed by Hitesh Kewalya, stars actor Ayushmann Khurrana. Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao will also be seen in the movie. The two had earlier shared screen space with Ayushmann in the 2018 hit movie "Badhaai Ho".

Self-care for women, the Lara Dutta way Self-care for women, the Lara Dutta way



New Delhi, Miss Universe winner (2000) and actor Lara Dutta Bhupathi has turned entrepreneur. She recently launched of her own beauty brand, and is advocating better skincare for women.

She says most women are more willing to spend their hard-earned money on an array of make-up products, rather than on one that betters their skin from within. "Make-up can do wonders, but if its canvas is not healthy to begin with, then you won't be able to correct much," Lara told IANS in a telephonic interview.

I could have been a better son: Parikshat Sahni I could have been a better son: Parikshat Sahni


Mumbai, Writing a book on his father, late Bollywood legend Balraj Sahni, was redemption for veteran actor Parikshat Sahni, because he was self-confessedly not a very good son.

 

"I was trying to be objective and subjective at the same time because I intended to be as truthful as possible. The process of writing the book was quite elevating and it was like catharsis. It was redemption for me because I was not a very good son to him, though he was a great father. Now, when I look back, I feel I could have been a better son," the 73-year-old Parikshat said, with a nostalgic pause.

Zaira Wasim slammed by netizens for 'publicity stunt' Zaira Wasim slammed by netizens for 'publicity stunt'


Mumbai, A new poster and a group photo of the upcoming Priyanka Chopra-starrer, "The Sky Is Pink", is being attacked by netizens because it features actress Zaira Wasim. The young Kashmiri actress has drawn ire of movie buffs for announcing a while back that she was quitting films owing to her religious beliefs.

Priyanka had tweeted a photo of the cast, including Zaira, at a beach, in the wake of promoting the film ahead of its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) on September 13.

Raveena Tandon to become grandmom soon Raveena Tandon to become grandmom soon

 

Mumbai, Actress Raveena Tandon, 44, is all set to become a 'nani' soon as her daughter Chhaya is expecting her first child.

Chayya is Raveena's adopted daughter. When the "Mohra" actress was in her 20s, she adopted two girls, Chhaya and Pooja.

Raveena also recently hosted a baby shower for her daughter. Several pictures are doing the rounds on the Internet in which Raveena is seen posing with Chhaya, who proudly flaunts her baby bump.

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