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Talent in Bollywood has no value, says Diya Mirza

Updated: Jul 25, 2016 18:22 IST

New Delhi, July 25(ANI): Bollywood actress Diya Mirza, who made her cinematic debut with ' Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein' in 2001, feels that talent is not valued in the Indian film industry.

"There is no value of talent in Bollywood. One gets a job due to profiling. To hit or being flop of films is the base of your report card. And, when it's the base for the industry, then it's quite impossible to reach the goal," she said recently on the J C Show.

The 34-year-old actress, while speaking about her upcoming Indo-Iranian movie ' Salaam Mumbai,' told Mr. Jagdish Chandra, Head (News) ETV that, "This is for the first time that India and Iran are jointly making a film."

She even gushed about the love and appreciation she received from the people of Iran during the shooting of this film. (ANI)

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Bollywood's King Khan has heaped praises for late filmmaker Yash Chopra for "single handedly" creating his career and added that upon latter's insistence that he was able to succeed in the romance genre.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 26 (ANI): Since the time Donald Trump has taken over as the U.S. President, Hollywood has been quite vocal about displeasure over his policies and decisions.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): In a white t-shirt and black skirt, with frills all over it, it was bold and feisty actress Anushka Sharma, who graced the Vogue cover, for their March edition!

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London [UK], Feb. 26 (ANI): Date, time, place, nominations and winners- these are some points each and every person knows about the 89th Annual Academy Awards

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Politics at Oscars? Debate British stars

Updated: Feb 26, 2017 05:45 IST

London [UK], Feb. 26 (ANI): Looks like, Oscars this year, has turned into a platform to slam the U.S President Donald Trump and his political moves.

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Will Oscar 2017 go all political this year?

Updated: Feb 26, 2017 05:43 IST

New York [USA], Feb. 26 (ANI): Keeping the trend, set by Meryl Streep at the Golden Globe Award 2017, in mind, expecting a 'political' wave at the 89th Annual Academy Awards is inevitable.

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New York [USA] Feb. 26 (ANI): Before the world gets to know about the best of best films of 2016 in the 89th Annual Academy Awards, here's list of the worst of the worsts; or perhaps best of the worsts.

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New Delhi [India] Feb. 26 (ANI): Looks like Mahershala Ali, nominated for Oscar 2017 in the 'Actor in a supporting role' category for 'Moonlight,' has already won his most expensive reward.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee to watch Indian courtroom drama film 'Pink' with its lead actors Big B Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu.

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London [UK], Feb. 25 (ANI): In a shocking incident, the cinematographer behind Netflix's "The White Helmets," Khaled Khateeb, nominated for the documentary short award, has been denied entry to the U.S. for Sunday's Academy Awards by the immigration authorities.

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Patna [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): Celebrated film maker Prakash Jha, whose production "Lipstick Under My Burkha" has been denied a certificate by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), said Saturday that the latter should not see films from a woman's perspective as well.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 (ANI): Recently, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) faced a backlash over the refusal of certification of 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' and now CBFC chairperson has come out with a response that the censor board will not work under any media pressure.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 (ANI): Reacting to the controversy over the certification of the upcoming movie 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' veteran director Shayam Benegal has reckoned that banning a film is totally unacceptable.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 (ANI): After a string of angry reactions from B-town, over the refusal of certification to the upcoming 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan believes that the 'rejection clause' should be scrapped from CBFC.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 (ANI): After conquering Hollywood with her grace and elegance, Priyanka Chopra is all set to conquer Hollywood's biggest night - The Academy Awards.

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Bieber shows his ballet moves on Instagram

Updated: Feb 25, 2017 09:52 IST

New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 (ANI): Weeks after returning to Instagram, pop sensation Justin Bieber have been giving treats to his fans by posting frequently and now he has shared a video showing his ballet moves.

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Los Angeles (USA), Feb. 25 (ANI): Hollywood has been really vocal about all the wrong decisions taken by the US government, recently. Now, all the six directors whose films have been nominated for the best foreign-language film Oscar, criticizing politicians for creating divisive walls.

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Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 25 (ANI): Here it is! Celebrity couple George Clooney and Amal Clooney graced the red carpet of 2017 Cesar awards, but it was Amal who stole the show with her adorable baby bump.

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Kriti Sanon in all praise for 'Rangoon'

Updated: Feb 25, 2017 07:01 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 24 (ANI): After the special screening for 'Rangoon' held at the Yash Raj Film, actress Kriti Sanon was all praise from producer Sajid Nadiadwala and the work done by its lead actors.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) has rescinded directive from the Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC), to cut ten seconds of the 'Miss You' music video of Friends of Linger, instead giving it a 'U/A' Certificate with no cuts.

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