1h ago| TV & Film

Results of Actors’ Equity elections announced

The Actors’ Equity Bangladesh elections saw a reunion of stars. Held at the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA), the voting ceremony began at 9 am in the morning, and closed at 5 pm.

9h ago| TV & Film

Hero Alom injured at BFDC election after being jumped by excited ‘fans’

Hero Alom was injured at the ongoing election of the Film Artiste’s Association at BFDC today. However, he has been immediately rescued by law enforcement.

1d ago| TV & Film

Playing the blame-game will not benefit cinema: Uzzal

Megastar Uzzal has spent 50 glorious years in the film industry, working as a much loved actor, a notable director and producer. The renowned actor, who has given multiple superhits, talks to The...

2d ago| TV & Film

Will ‘Taan’ pull audiences towards Chorki?

Raihan Rafi has recently been on a roll – presenting one stellar production after another. His recent productions -“Janowar”, “The Dark Side of Dhaka”, and “Khachar Bhitor Ochin Pakhi” have all...

2d ago| Music

‘Padma Shri demeaning for a singer of Sandhya Mukherjee’s stature’

Legendary Bengali singer Sandhya Mukherjee has refused an offer of a Padma Shri award, when she was contacted on phone by Indian government officials for her nod, her daughter Soumi Sengupta said...

2d ago| TV & Film

Popy breaks silence after 14 months

Renowned Dhaliwood actress Popy was deemed ‘missing’ from the media from December 23, 2020, when she posted ‘I saw you in my dreams, a light of love amidst the darkness’ on Facebook.

3d ago| TV & Film

Priyanka Chopra opts out of ‘Jee Le Zara’, wants to spend time with newborn

Popular actress Priyanka Chopra might opt of Farhan Akhtar directorial film “Jee Le Zara”, after welcoming her first child with husband Nick Jonas via surrogacy.

4d ago| TV & Film

I have sacrificed a lot for the association - Misha Sawdagor

Contesting for the same position in the election on January 28, he shared his expectations and future plans with the organisation. 

2d ago| Music

'Padma Shri befitting for a junior artiste, not Gitasree Sandhya Mukherjee'

Legendary Bengali singer Sandhya Mukherjee has refused an offer of a Padma Shri award when she was contacted on phone by Indian government officials for her nod, her daughter Soumi Sengupta said...

Curtain falls on Dhaka Int’l Film Festival

Indian film Koozhangal (Pebbles), directed by PS Vinothraj, won the Best Film Award in the Asian Film Competition segment at the 20th Dhaka International Film Festival. Organised by Rainbow Film...

5d ago| Books

Masud Rana continues to be a pop-culture phenomenon

The prolific writer had a dream of starting his own press, and with just BDT 10,000 from his father, he created Segunbagicha Press.

5d ago| Music

Shironamhin to release ‘Perfume’ in celebration of silver jubilee

Celebrating 25 years of excellence, Shironamhin has completed the shooting for their sixth album, “Perfume”.

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Priyanka Chopra opts out of ‘Jee Le Zara’, wants to spend time with newborn

Popular actress Priyanka Chopra might opt of Farhan Akhtar directorial film “Jee Le Zara”, after welcoming her first child with husband Nick Jonas via surrogacy.

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Mehazabien in ‘Kajol’, working with Raz after two years

Popular actress Mehazabien Chowdhury will be seen in Mostafa Kamal Raz’s Valentine’s Day special tele-fiction, “Kajol”.

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

‘I want to ensure legal rights for artistes’

Urmila Srabanti Kar is one of the candidates contesting for the position of Law and Welfare Secretary.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

'Badhaai Do' poster stirs excitement, trailer released today

The poster of the much-awaited film "Badhaai Do" was released yesterday, while the official trailer was unveiled today. Starring Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar, the film is directed by...

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

‘I am directing from home, despite testing positive’

“Aynabaji” famed director Amitabh Reza has tested positive for Covid. “I took the test this Friday and the reports came out to be positive,” he said.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

I have sacrificed a lot for the association - Misha Sawdagor

Contesting for the same position in the election on January 28, he shared his expectations and future plans with the organisation. 

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Shabnaz diagnosed with Covid-19

Renowned actress Shabnaz has tested positive for Covid-19. The news was confirmed to The Daily Star by the actress herself. “Since I had some symptoms, I took a rapid test at home, which came out...

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

‘It is shocking that there is no initiative at the BFDC to commemorate Nayak Raj’

Marking Razzak’s 80th birth anniversary yesterday, the legendary Alamgir spoke about his admiration for the Nayak Raj with The Daily Star.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Shironamhin to release ‘Perfume’ in celebration of silver jubilee

Celebrating 25 years of excellence, Shironamhin has completed the shooting for their sixth album, “Perfume”.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Masud Rana continues to be a pop-culture phenomenon

The prolific writer had a dream of starting his own press, and with just BDT 10,000 from his father, he created Segunbagicha Press.