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Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at 91

WASHINGTON, AUG 21 (DNA) – Veteran Hollywood comedian Jerry Lewis, who died Sunday aged 91, perfected a goofy brand of slapstick that endeared him to millions over the course of a career spanning six decades. One of the most popular American entertainers of the 1950s and  60s, Lewis made his name as the clown behind such quirky comedies as “The Nutty Professor” but also won acclaim as a writer, actor and philanthropist. The comedy legend, who at the peak of his popularity was among the world s biggest movie draws, died at his home in Las Vegas early Sunday morning.

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Saba’s latest bridal shoot for Indian magazine leaves fans dumbfounded

LAHORE, AUG 19 (DNA) – The latest bridal shoot of Pakistani stunning actress Saba Qamar for magazine ‘Vogue India’ has left her fans across the globe dumbfounded. Donning Zainab Chottani’s outfits, the Hindi Medium star looked elegant while her co-model Shehzad Noor also belongs to Pakistan. However, the shoot was covered by the famous fashion photographer Shahbaz Shazi. The photoshoot of Baaghi actress has stirred the social media with appreciation and applauses.

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Sunny Leone gets a jaw-dropping welcome in Kochi

KOCHI, AUG 18 (DNA) – Hundreds of die-hard fans gathered at MG Road, virtually shutting it down, to have a sight of Bollywood actress Sunny Leone as she arrived in Kerala’s Kochi for inauguration of a mobile phone showroom. According to details, police had to resort to baton-charge to control the fans while the Canadian-born star looked so overwhelmed by the warm welcome and responded to the love by waving her hand. The social media have also started comparing the crowd with the events organised by political personalities including United States former and new presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump apiece.

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Emma Stone tops list of best paid actresses

LOS ANGELES, AUG 17 (DNA) – Oscar-winning Emma Stone capped a perfect 12 months on Wednesday as she knocked Jennifer Lawrence off the top spot on Forbes  2017 list of the world s highest-paid actresses. Stone, 28, who won best actress for her role as a struggling performer in “La La Land,” made $26 million in pre-tax earnings in the year up to June, according to the magazine s annual chart. “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston, 48, also leapfrogged Lawrence, grabbing the runner-up spot with earnings of $25.5 million, boosted by numerous endorsement deals across the world.

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Dubai Bakery makes expensive Dangal-themed cake

DUBAI, AUG 16 (DNA) – On the occasion of India’s Independence Day, Broadway Bakery in Dubai made one of the world’s most costly cakes with Bollywood star Aamir Khan’s movie Dangal theme. According to the bakery, a team of six cake artists and head chef nearly four weeks (about 1,200 man-hours) worked to make the cake worth Rs 25 lac on the request of a client. The cake features Aamir Khan as wrestler and coach Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two on-screen daughters Geeta and Babita Phogat.

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Anupam Kher to play Manmohan Singh in ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’

MUMBAI, AUG 15 (DNA) – Bollywood actor Anupam Kher to play former Indian Prime Minister (PM) Manmohan Singh in his upcoming movie based on Sanjay Baru’s controversial book. The actor said that his role in ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ is very crucial and that he will fully try to do justice with it. Anupam said, “It’s too early to talk about it. We have not even finalised the script. They (the makers) wanted to announce the film, so we just worked on that. The shooting is in late December.”

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Diana confessions set to air on British TV

LONDON, JUL 31 (DNA) – Footage of the late princess Diana pouring her heart out about her failed marriage with Prince Charles will air on British television for the first time, a channel confirmed Sunday. Ahead of the 20th anniversary of her death in a Paris car crash, Channel 4 will broadcast “Diana: In Her Own Words” on August 6, despite a report on Sunday that her brother Earl Charles Spencer is unhappy with the decision. The tapes show the late princess of Wales speaking frankly to her voice coach about her loveless marriage to the heir to the British throne and his affair with Camilla Parker Bowles, now his wife.