Shah Rukh Khan Deserved an Oscar for My Name is Khan
Celebrated author Paulo Coelho has said that superstar Shah Rukh Khan deserved an Academy Award for his performance in the film My Name is Khan, if Hollywood fraternity was not biased. The 69-year-old novelist took to Twitter to praise the actor on the seventh anniversary of the Karan Johardirected film. The Alchemist author also posted a screenshot from his Facebook page, where he also wrote that the 2008 movie was the only time he had watched any of Shah Rukh’s acts.
Arshad Warsi was Jobless Before Munna Bhai MBBS
Bollywood actor Arshad Warsi made a successful debut with Tere Mere Sapne, but after that he was jobless for nearly three years until films like Seher and Munna Bhai MBBS came his way. The actor, who went on to star in critically acclaimed films like Waisa Bhi Hota Hai, Ishqiya and Jolly LLB, said he could come so far in his career because of the constant support of his wife Maria Goretti during the low phase. Arshad has now pinned hopes on his latest Irada, touted as Bollywood’s first ecological thriller.
Lindsay Lohan Felt Scared About Returning to the US
American actor Lindsay Lohan has revealed that her interest in Islam made her feel “scared” about returning to the US. The 30-year-old has returned to New York and opened up about the recent speculation that she would be converting to Islam. She said she has studied the Quran for quite some time, and it is a process to conversion. She also said it is something she has been studying and one cannot convert overnight to a religion.
Adele Accidentally Breaks Her Grammy Award, Dedicates It to Beyoncé
Singer Adele rounded off her triumphant evening at the Grammys by accidentally breaking her award for the Record of the Year in half while on stage, before dedicating it to Beyoncé. Adele said that she could not accept the award because she felt the Lemonade singer deserved it. It was an emotional evening for Adele and she couldn’t help sobbing after receiving her final award for Album of the Year. She won five awards overall. Even Queen Bey was struggling to keep back the tears as Adele gave a heartfelt speech praising her.
Ileana D’Cruz Does Not Forget to Count Her Blessings
Bollywood actor Ileana D’Cruz will soon be seen in Badshaho with Ajay Devgn and Emraan Hashmi. She was last seen on the big screen in Akshay Kumarstarrer Rustom, and she says she is most thankful to her family for her successful life. Having made her acting debut with the 2006 Telugu romantic-drama Devadasu, Ileana went on to star in several Telugu hits such as Jalsa, Kick and Pokkiri. She also has Anil Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor starrer Mubarakan in her kitty.