Odisha: Ollywood film star Babushaan weds his school mate Trupti
Monday, July 07, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Tanmay Mohanty, better known as Babushan, has tied the nuptial knot with his long time girlfriend today at a Mayfair hotel here.
The 23-year-old actor, who debuted with Romeo, the Lover boy under the banner of...
Odisha: Ollywood actor Babusan tied the knot with Tripti Satpathy
Sunday, July 06, 2014
Bhubaneswar: Ollywood actor Babusan on Friday tied the knot with Tripti Satpathy, his school friend, at the Bhubaneswar Sub-Registrar office in the presence of their family members only.
Though the marriage was a low-profile one, Sub-Registrar Ranjan ...
Odia film Pagalu to go to the floor in the month Of August
Sunday, July 06, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: There is so much experiment on love in Ollywood. Now director duo Avisek-Jaganath going to make a film on love story titled ‘Pagalu’ taking Aparajita and Mihir Das in lead role.
Odisha: Odia film Mental to be released during Durga Puja
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: On the auspicious day of Ratha yatra mahurat of Vishnupriyaa Art & Graphics upcoming film MENTAL mahurat was commenced at the famous Gadagadia Temple, Cuttack.
The film is slated to release on Durga Puja will fe...
Aamir Khan calls on PM Narendra Modi
Monday, June 23, 2014
New Delhi: The noted film actor and director, Shri Aamir Khan, called on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, at South Block today. It was a courtesy call.
Sarthak Film's new Odia film Lekhu Lekhu Lekhideli' to be released on Dussehra
Friday, June 20, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Sarthak Films’ 11th production titled as ‘Lekhu Lekhu Lekhideli’ is scheduled to be released on Dussehra. Babushan and Jhilik will be seen together after Akhire Akhire.
Susant Mani will direct it a...
Odisha: First ever sequel of an Odia movie hit the theatre on 14th, June
Monday, June 09, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: “Something something 2”… a little extra magic, masala, suspense, drama, love, action & more … It’s a complete entertainer package .
This is the first ever sequel of an odia movie. This ...
Odisha: Ollywood superstar Sidhant in new look for upcoming Odia film Golapi Golapi
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Under the banner of Sarthak Entertainment Pvt Ltd upcoming odia film “Golapi Golapi”work is going on full swing with a view to hit the theatre during Raja festival.
This film is being produced by Sitaram Agraw...
Odia director Chittaranjan Tripathy is all set to showcase his creative talent in Bollywood
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: After renowned Odia artists like Sadhu Meher, , Nandita Das,and Pitobas Tripathy , Director and photographer A. K. Bir who have proved their mettle in the Hindi film industry, critically acclaimed Odia director Chittaranj...
Shahrukh Khan's Fan to be released on Independence Day in 2015
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Mumbai: Shahrukh Khan's Fan to be released on Independence Day in 2015. Shahrukh Khan, the man unarguably with one of the greatest fan following globally, will now play the role of being the biggest fan himself in the forthcoming YRF movie, FAN. The film begins shooting July 2014 ...
Shemaroo Entertainment remembers veteran actress Nanda
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Mumbai: Shemaroo Entertainment pays tribute to the veteran actress Nanda by releasing “Shraddhanjali Nanda”, a Song Compilation DVD featuring original videos of her film songs. Nanda, who passed away recently ruled the hearts of the millions of film goers with her innocence, ...
Odia film OMM is going to be hit the theatre soon
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Coinciding with the ensuing Raja festival several odia films are in the pipeline to heat the theatres this month and one among them is OMM.
With this Sambit is all set to comeback in an explosive action drama, this ...
'Jhalli Anjali..' is a story of self-discovery of a girl after breakup : Chandni Bhagwanani
Monday, May 12, 2014
Mumbai: Chandni Bhagwanani won heart of many with her simple girl-next-door look in Swastik Pictures 'Amita Ka Amit' on Sony Entertainment. The bubbly actress is all set to make her come back on small screen with Channel V's show 'Jhalli Anjali Ke Tootey Dil Ki Amazing Story', says she i...
Shemaroo Entertainment releases Queen on Home Video
Monday, May 12, 2014
Mumbai: True to her name, Queen ruled the box office this year and its out now on DVDs, VCD & Blurays to make way to your home!!
Queen not only won rave reviews from all the critics but also became the first super-hit film of 2014 at the Boxoffice across the country...
Odis Film Mu Tara Kie is slated to release in May
Friday, May 09, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Under the banner of Angel Creations new movie 'Mu Tara Kie' is slated to release on May, 2014 , produced by Yukta Rakshit. Yukta who had play the lead role in ‘Swyamsidha’ with Sidhant and Suni...
Odisha: Mahurat of Odia Film on legendary Biju Pattnaik Life held
Monday, April 28, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Under the banner of Speed Tech Pvt Ltd upcoming Odia movie Bhumiputra mahurat was held recently at Bhubaneswar. This film based on life of the legendary leader Biju Patnaik is being produced by Rohini Nandan Mohapatra and directed by Sushant Pand...
Odisha: Upcoming film of Papu Pom Pom titled as Ame Ta Toka Sandha Marka
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Upcoming film of comedy king Papu Pam Pam is titled as “Ame Ta Toka Sandha Marka” being directed by Camera-man R Bhagat Singh who is also handling the camera for this film.
The story of the film revolves...
Prashanta Nanda's new serial Sahanai in Tarang
Monday, April 21, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Tarang (OTV) brings another fiction for its viewers titled as “Sahanai”. This will be a mega serial of 500 episodes going to be aired on April, 21, 2014.It will be telecast from Monday to Friday at 8pm.
Odia Film Daddy-The Living God hit the theatre today
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneaswar: Sai Krupa M‘ovies First venture ‘Daddy-the living God’ hit the theatre today on the eve of Odia Nababarsha,.After ‘Sata Sure Bandha Ea Jeeban’ this is the second direction venture of Appu Kanungo. This film n...
Gulzar to be conferred Dadasaheb Phalke award
Sunday, April 13, 2014
New Delhi: Veteran film lyricist, director, screen writer, producer and poet Shri Gulzar has been conferred the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2013. He is the 45th Dada Saheb Phalke Award Winner.
The award is conferred by the Government of India ...
Actor Nandita Das, playwright Mahesh Dattani to act a part of a new international Actor Training Performance Showcase Panel
Thursday, April 03, 2014
Report by Santanu Ganguly, New Delhi: Nandita Das, Mahesh Dattani and Subodh Maskara to collaborate with Australia's SDDS Education, University of Melbourne and the elite Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) in the delivery of a new Professional 8 Day Training Program for Indian actors in...
Sarthak's upcoming movie 'Golapi Golapi' to hit theater during Raja festival
Thursday, April 03, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Under the banner of Sarthak Entertainment Pvt Ltd upcoming Odia film “Golapi Golapi”work is going on full swing with a view to hit the theatre during Raja festival. This film is being produced by Sitaram Agrawal,directed by Susant Mani, mus...
Odisha: Mu Eka Tumara sweeps away First Film Fare (East) Awards
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Kolkota: Almost 60 years after the Film fare Awards were first introduced, the coveted honour makes its east India debut this year .
The iconic Black Lady This year goes for Sarthak’s “&ls...
Odia Film nominated for First Film Fare (East) Award
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: The Filmfare awards , the equivalent of Hollywood's Oscars, each year parades a Who's Who of top Bollywoodfilms and their legendary stars - along with new and aspiring actors, actresses, and film directors. Since its launch in 1952, Filmfare Maga...
Vivel Filmfare Award for Bengali, Odia and Assamese films launched its promotional initiative
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Bhubaneswar: With just a week ahead of the first Vivel Filmfare Award for Bengali, Odia and Assamese films, the Vivel has launched its promotional initiative for the event.
To make the event more intriguing, it gives every cine lover an opportunity to hold ...
Classical dancers are financially insecured : Guru Madhusmita Mohanty
Monday, March 17, 2014
Guru Madhusmita Mohanty has been choosen for the prestigious Mahari award in 2014 this year. She opted Odissi as a career at a mere age of six only. She was a disciple of late famous guru Padmashree Guru Gangadhar Pradhan at Odissi dance academy. She groomed into a full-fledged odissi da...
Odia Film producer, music director Manmath Mishra joined the BJD
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Bhubaneswar: Eminent Lyricist, music director and producer Manmath Mishra joined the BJD on Saturday. “Politics is not new for me. My grandfather was also in active politics,” Mishra said after holding a meeting with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the latter’s r...
Odisha: Odia film Smile Please is going to hit the theatre
Friday, March 14, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Sabyasachi and Archita starrer Upcoming odia film ‘Smile Please’is being made by Rajesh Padhi and Rabin Nanda and directed by SK Muralidharan in the banner of Priyashree pvt ltd is going to hit the theatre during the holy.
Film Fare Awards makes its east India debut this March to recognise Bengali, Assamese, Odia films
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Almost 60 years after the Film fare Awards were first introduced, the coveted honour makes its east India debut this March, the organisers said Tuesday. The first `Vivel Filmfare Awards 2013` March 29 will provide a national platform to recognise Benga...
Sabyasachi Mohapatra's film SALA BUDHA entering in International Film Festival of Fiji 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: SALA BUDHA directed by Sabyasachi Mohapatra entering in the Competition Section of 3rd International Film Festival of Fiji 2014. Earlier this film was also screened at Kolkota International Film festival and Indonesia International Film fes...
Odia Cine Star in Politics
Friday, March 07, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: The list of Odia cine stars becoming part of the ruling Biju Janata Dal got longer Friday, with senior actors Mihir Das and Satyaki Mishra joining the regional outfit. Noted playback singer Trupti Das also joined the BJD, along with Das and Mishra at N...
Something something 2, first ever sequel of an Odia movie on the floor
Friday, February 28, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: To make or not to make a Sequel has always plagued in filmdom. While a few oppose the idea, most cash in on the success of films to turn into a franchise. This year, there have been some interesting films few which are yet to hit the screens. Sequel fe...
Sudha Desi Hard Kaur
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Report by Santanu Ganguly, New Delhi: British Indian rapper and hip hop singer; playback singer and actress in Bollywood. She is often credited as first female Indian rapper brought up in UK she has what it takes to mark her apart from the crowd…yes, you all guessed it right, Hard Kaur.
Eminent Odia litterateur Dr Prasanna Kumar Mishra passed away
Friday, February 14, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Eminent Odia litterateur Dr Prasanna Kumar Mishra passed away at Cuttack on Thursday. He is survived by wife, two daughters and three sons. He was under treatment in private hospitals at Bhubane¬swar and Cuttack for some time.Mishra was born on 18t...
Pramod Pati : Father of Indian New wave cinema
Thursday, February 13, 2014
By Santosh Gour
Nearly half a century ago, a little-known figure would often move in the corridors of the Film Division of the Government of India. He would experiment with new contents and techniques to give a new meaning to the visual art. He defied all set principles, norm...
Ollywood Romance: From reel to real
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
When stepping g out after watching a movie in which the sizzling chemistry of the lead actors takes your breath away, you can't help but think how wonderful it would be to have these actors as a real life couples as well! However, our hopes are usually shattered and we can only hope that they...
Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan could be part of India's first 4D bollywood historical film
Sunday, February 09, 2014
Report by Santanu Ganguly, New Delhi: Director V Ganesh Kumar who is busy preparing for India's first mainline Bollywood 4D film would like Salman Khan and Hrithik Roshan to play the lead roles in the film.
Says the veteran director Kumar openly voici...
Nila Madhab Panda's film Babloo Happy Hai to hit theater tomorrow
Thursday, February 06, 2014
First ever Hindi Commercial Movie by Odia director/producer would hit the theater tomorrow. Babloo Happy Hai, which will be released in 1200 screens across the country, is Produced and Directed by iconic Mr Nila Madhab Panda who hails from village of Sonepur Odisha.
Odisha: Noted cinematographer Rajgopal Mishra conferred with prestigious Jayadev Award
Thursday, February 06, 2014
Bhubaneswar: Noted cinematographer Rajgopal Mishra was on Wednesday conferred with prestigious Jayadev Award for 2012 for lifetime contribution in the Odia film sector at the 24th State Odia Film Festival organised at the Utkal Mandap here.
Mishra received ...
Salman Khan lauds director Divya Khosla Kumar over Yaariyan Superhit status, gives her Best Smile Award
Friday, January 31, 2014
Report by Faisal Saif, Mumbai: At the recent Producer Star Guild Awards, Salman Khan awarded the Best Smile Award to director Divya Khosla Kumar for her superhit success of Yaariyan, the 40.63 cr grosser across two weeks. Said Sallu looking at Divya who looked radiant in a simple saree, ...
Anubhav will present a unique gift to Barsha on the wedding event
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Anubhav and Barsha are all set to tie the knot on February 8 after dating for years. If everything goes according to plan, Anubhav will present a unique gift to Barsha on the wedding event.
That will be the announce...
Salman Khan starrer Jai Ho manage to garner barely over Rs.17 crore on its opening day
Sunday, January 26, 2014
Report by Faisal Saif, Mumbai: Jai Ho stars superstar Salman Khan and has everything that a Salman Khan fan is looking for, But Jai Ho could manage to garner barely over Rs.17 crore on its opening day at the domestic box office. Trade experts say in comparison to the star's previous film...
Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega auditions kicks off in Bhubaneswar on January 26
Saturday, January 25, 2014
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: The show which presents the different flavors of India and showcases the diverse talents across the country; Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega is back with its fifth edition! India's biggest platform for showcasing unique individual talent ...
Shemaroo Entertainment releases 101 Amitabh Bachchan HITS
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Mumbai: Shemaroo Entertainment provides 101% Nostalgia steeped in Music, Melodies & Memories with its evergreen 101 Series. With 15 interesting titles like 101 R.D.Burman Hits, 101 Lata Mangeshkar Hits, 101 Silver Screen Stars & 101 Bollywood Dances, the Series now adds another f...
Deepika Padukone wins the Best Actress Award
Friday, January 17, 2014
Report by Faisal Saif, Mumbai: The awards season in Bollywood has commenced. Screen Awards, last evening saw Deepika Padukone bagging three awards; for the Best Actress (Popular) and Best Actress (Critics) for her performances in Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela and Chennai Express and &nbs...
Satish Vinayak Motling's Priyatama looks more like a wannabe Ram Leela
Friday, January 17, 2014
Report by Faisal Saif, Mumbai: Now here's a Marathi film maker Satish Vinayak Motling who is trying real hard to get the attention of iconic film maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali with his wannabe Marathi Film titled Priyatama. Satish not only tried to shoot his film like the way SLB does, But...
Odisha: Two Odia Film hit the theatre on the eve of Makar sankrati
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: “To Bata Rahichi Chanhi', a horror revenge drama by Sanjay Nayak and ‘Tu Aau Mu' romantic flick is directed by Nishikant Dalbehera has hit the theatre On the eve of Makar sankrati. 'To Bata Rahichi Chanhi'.
Starring Priya ...
Aamir Khan starrer DHOOM: 3 - The first Indian film to gross Rs.500 crores worldwide!
Saturday, January 11, 2014
New Delhi: Yash Raj Films’ Dhoom:3 continues to create history at both the Indian and Overseas Box Office! It is now officially the first Indian Film to cross Rs.500 Crores Worldwide, making it the biggest Motion Picture Event of all time!
Gross Box O...
Siddhant: plays the role of Akshay Mohanty in 'Smruti Tume'
Friday, January 10, 2014
Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Legendary Odia singer and composer Akshay Mohanty has stirred a controversy throughout his life, Now upcoming film "Smruti Tume" has stirred a controversy with his family serving a legal notice on filmmaker Susant Mani over the project.