Tag: International

EXCLUSIVE: Fast & Furious 9 postponed; The Conjuring 3 to now

On July 8, the much awaited Hollywood action film, Fast & Furious 9, was announced for a theatrical release in India on August 5. It led to a lot of excitement in the trade and industry as the franchise has a huge following in the country. Also, the hope was...

Dwayne Johnson confirms he won’t be part of the Fast & Furious

Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has confirmed he won’t be part of any more Fast & Furious movies. The actor essayed the part of the bounty hunter Luke Hobbs who works for the Diplomatic Security Service. He was part of the franchise since 2011. Dwyane also starred in the spin-off Hobbs...

BTS to release ‘Permission to Dance’ (R&B remix) on July 23 :

South Korean group BTS is releasing a remix of their latest single, ‘Permission To Dance’. The remix version will drop on July 23, 2021, at 9:30 am IST. In a statement released on Weverse by BigHit Music, it said, “Following seven stunning weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart...

GOT7’s JAY B to release his solo album on August 26 :

New music is coming from South Korean musician JAY B from GOT7. Few months after leaving his former company, he dropped his single ‘Switch It Up’. Now, after much anticipation, he will be releasing his first solo EP from H1GHR Music on August 26th. Including ‘Switch It Up’, a single released...

South Korea President Moon Jae-in appoints BTS as his Special

President of South Korea Moon Jae-in has appointed the world’s biggest band, Korean group BTS, as his Special Envoy for Public Diplomacy. The announcement was made on July 21, 2021. According to Korean news outlet Yonhap, Cheong Wa Dae spokesperson Park Kyung-mee said in a statement, “In their capacity of...

Friends: The Reunion to have a world television premiere on

The makers of the hit American television sitcom Friends have zeroed upon friendship day to have a world television premiere. One of the most popular and entertaining series is back with its reunion special episodes with Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer...

Anthony Mackie, David Harbour, Jahi Di’Allo Winston among

Director and Screenwriter Christopher Landon has been roped in by Netflix to write and direct their in-house production film We have A Ghost. The film will star Anthony Mackie, David Harbour, Jahi Di’Allo Winston, Tig Notaro, Jennifer Coolidge and others in pivotal roles. According to Deadline, “The film centres...

BTS and YouTube announce ‘Permission To Dance’ challenge on

The 21st century pop icons BTS and YouTube officially announce the ‘Permission to Dance‘ Challenge starting this Friday, July 23 through Saturday, August 14, exclusively on YouTube Shorts. BTS is inviting the world to dance along with them to their new track, ‘Permission to Dance‘, for the first-ever worldwide...

Louis Vuitton, Porsche, Lancome and several brands end

Several well-known brands including Louis Vuitton have cut ties with well-known Chinese-Canadian celebrity Wu Yi Fan, known as Kris Wu, amid the growing allegations of luring young girls, including underage teenagers, into having sex with him. One of the alleged victims made allegations that have resulted in a huge backlash...

Halsey gives birth to first child, shares picture with

Singer-songwriter Halsey is a mother. She and her boyfriend welcomed their first child on July 19, 2021. The couple shared a photo with a newborn named Ender Ridley Aydin. “Gratitude. For the most ‘rare’ and euphoric birth. Powered by love,” the singer captioned the monochrome photos on Instagram from baby...

Indian-American rapper Raja Kumari to pay tribute to Amy

A star-studded tribute in memory of late English singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse is slated to livestream on July 23 that will assemble a line-up of both established and rising artists to pay homage to the Grammy-winning music legend on the 10th anniversary of her passing. Titled ‘Back To Amy’, the...

TXT announces repackaged album The Chaos Chapter: FIGHT OR

New music is coming, MOAs! South Korean 4th generation ‘IT’ group Tomorrow By Together is ready to make comeback in just over two months. After releasing a second full-length album The Chaos Chapter: FREEZE on May 31, 2021, along with accompanying music video  ‘0X1=LOVESONG (I Know I Love You) feat....

ATEEZ’s agency announces Mingi to resume activities on the

South Korean powerhouse group ATEEZ is set to celebrate its 1000th day on July 19, 2021. The group has completed 1000 days since their debut. On this special occasion, the parent company, KQ Entertainment, has announced that group member Mingi will resume his activities. In a statement released ahead...

Henry Cavill opts for romance genre, to star in The Rosie

Hollywood actor Henry Cavill is shifting his gears from action-based genres to romance. The actor will star in The Rosie Project. The film will be penned and directed by Steve Falk. According to Deadline, “It is a story which follows an unlucky-in-love university professor who creates an elaborate questionnaire in...

Robert Downey Jr books first role since Avengers: Endgame, to

Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. has booked his first since hanging up Tony Stark/Iron Man role with Avengers: Endgame. The actor is set to co-star in the HBO drama series adaptation of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “The Sympathizer”. Oldboy director Park Chan-wook will not only be co-showrunner,...