#Films

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Lara Dutta plays former Indian PM Indira Gandhi in 'Bell Bottom'. (Photo credit: Instagram/LaraBhupati, YouTube/BellBottom trailer)

  • Lara Dutta will play former PM Indira Gandhi in 'Bell Bottom'
  • Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor and Huma Qureshi also star in the film
  • The film will be released on August 19

.Caldwell, ID, USA
(Photo Credit: Twitter/@travis_director)

  • American soap opera star Jay Pickett died on Friday
  • He was born in Caldwell, Idaho
  • He received his MFA degree in acting from UCLA

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Jay Pickett was working on 'Treasure Valley' when he died. (Photo credit: Twitter/kinshriner)

  • Jay Pickett played Detective David Harper in 'Day of Our Lives'
  • The exact cause of his death has not been confirmed yet
  • He is survived by wife Elena and three children

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Deepika Padukone played Meera in 'Love Aaj Kal'. (Picture credit: Instagram/Deepika Padukone)

  • Deepika Padukone and Saif Ali Khan played lead roles in 'Love Aaj Kal'
  • The film was well-received by both the critics and the audiences
  • The film was released on 2009

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kartik Aaryan has been roped in to play the lead role in a romantic thriller movie 'Freddy'. (Photo credit: Instagram/KartikAryan)

  • I'm venturing into an uncharted territory which is both exciting and intriguing, the actor said
  • "Freddy" marks Aaryan's first collaboration with Ekta Kapoor, Shewakramani and Ghosh
  • The film will be produced by Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
The film is directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green. (Photo Credit: Screengrab)

  • The trailer of the film "King Richard" was released on Wednesday
  • The film narrates the story of how Richard Williams raised Venus and Serena Williams
  • Will Smith plays the role of Richard Williams

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Actor Mukesh has acted in over 260 Malayalam movies. (Photo credit: Facebook/ Mukesh M)

  • Actor-turned-politician Mukesh has acted in more than 260 films and hosted a popular show
  • The 65-year-old is currently a lawmaker from Kerala's Kollam assembly constituency
  • He is better known for his comic roles

.Paris, France
Photo credit AFP

  • The Cannes Film Festival will take place in July this year 
  • The 74th edition of the premier festival was initially scheduled to take place in mid-May
  • Film director Spike Lee will preside over the competition jury

(Photo credit: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • Guide was directed by Dev Anand's brother Vijay Anand
  • The film was produced by Dev Anand
  • The film is based on RK Narayan's novel The Guide

Bombay Talkies screened at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2013.

Released on May 3, 2013, Bombay Talkies coincided with 100-year celebrations of Indian cinema.