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Brazilian director of refugee odyssey laments far-right attack on artists

AVIGNON, France (DNA) – The reality of her homeland’s lurch to the far right has seen artists branded as leftists and criminals, laments Brazilian director Christiane Jatahy, who only wishes her theatre piece on migration were actually a fiction.The documentary-style work by the 51-year-old Rio-born Jatahy is loosely based on Homer’s Odyssey, taking as its theme the travails of exiled refugee protagonists for whom the past is as harrowing as their future is uncertain.

Journalist lodges complaint against Salman Khan for assault

MUMBAI (DNA) – Television journalist Ashok S. Pandey, the Maharashtra head of JK24x7 news channel, has filed a complaint against Bollywood actor Salman Khan for assaulting and threatening him. In a statement, lawyer Neeraj Gupta said, “The matter will come up for hearing on July 12. At that time, the court will decide whether the police will be directed to conduct an investigation, or issue summons to the accused.”

Shah Rukh Khan reveals reason behind not signing any movie

MUMBAI (DNA) – Bollywood famed actor Shah Rukh Khan has revealed reason behind not signing any film after the failure of his movie ‘Zero’.Talking to media, Shah Rukh Khan said, “I have no film with me right now. I am not working on any film. Usually what happens is when your one film is coming to an end, you begin work on your next film and I get involved within 3-4 months.”

Deepika Padukone opens up about her clinical depression in New York

Mumbai (DNA): Deepika Padukone hails all across as a global icon. Deepika, even though being in the limelight has never shied away from talking about her clinical depression and anxiety and continues to be an inspiration to all. To make her pep talk seem relatable, the actress also opened up about her journey of coming out of Clinical Depression as a champion.

Ayeza Khan faces problem in Bollywood debut due to escalating ties

LAHORE (DNA) – Pakistani glamorous actress Ayeza Khan is facing problem in her Bollywood debut due to escalating tensions between the both countries after Pulwama attack.In a statement, Ayeza said that she has got several offers to work in Indian movie but due to hostile ties between the both states, it was difficult for her to pursue them.One of the greatest directors in India had also signed me and Danish in lead roles but when we decided to go India, the situation deteriorated, she added.

Robert Pattinson picked as the new Batman: report

LOS ANGELES (DNA) – Robert Pattinson has been chosen as the new Batman, beating out several other actors, including Nicholas Hoult, to play the Caped Crusader, Variety said Friday.The 33-year-old “Twilight” heartthrob is set to play the vigilante superhero in a standalone movie called “The Batman,” under the direction of Matt Reeves, who was behind the last two “Planet of the Apes” sequels, the entertainment magazine said.

Ups, downs are part of our work, we have to move on: Madhuri Dixit

MUMBAI (DNA): Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit was seen in her popular avatar of a dancing diva in Karan Johar’s latest production venture, Kalank that proved to be a box office disaster. The actor has now opened up on the film and said that one needs to move on. Directed by Abhishek Varman, the film also starred Sanjay Dutt, Aditya Roy Kapur, Kunal Kemmu, Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.