Chapter 2′ Heated Up The Red Carpet At The LA Premiere

Keanu Reeves and the cast of John Wick: Chapter 2 heated up the red carpet the ArcLight in Hollywood. Check out the photos below and click here to check out all of the photos that you missed.
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PHOTOS: Soha Ali Khan-Kunal Khemu visit Taimur as Harshvardhan Kapoor spotted hugging Rhea Chakraborty

It’s raining newborns in Bollywood right now. In December 2016, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan became proud parents to Taimur, earlier Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput had daughter Misha, even Riteish Deshmukh had his second child. And adding to the list was Karan Johar who announced that he became a father of twins Yash and Roohi. And while we are still trying to keep a count of all the new additions to the next generation of Bollywood, Taimur’s aunt and uncle – Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu were spotted at Saif-Kareena’s house. They surely took time off to visit the little one, who has been making news ever since his birth. Meanwhile, actor Harshvardhan was also spotted in Mumbai along with Rhea Chakraborty. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Harshvardhan Kapoor, son of actor Anil Kapoor, and Rhea Chakraborty were spotted in each other’s company at Bandra. Harshvardhan made his acting debut with Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra’s film Mirzya that released last year in October. Rhea Chakraborty on the other hand has worked in films like Mere Dad Ki Maruti and Sonali Cable to name a few. The two were seen comfortable in each other’s company. Though we are still wondering what brought them together. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Harshvardhan Kapoor and Rhea Chakraborty were also seen hugging each other. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Juhi Chawla was clicked at Aamir Khan’s house. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Sonam Kapoor was spotted at the airport. She had a special company, that of a teddy. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Neha Dhupia was seen at the airport too. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )

Yami Gautam was spotted at a shop in Bandra. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla )
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This Mom’s Reminder About Why It’s Always Important to Get In Family Photos Is Heartbreaking

From Redbook

Learning to love the changes in your postpartum body can be difficult – particularly when, in the midst of juggling all of the many new mom responsibilities, you’re not “bouncing back” as quickly as you feel you should be (or as quickly as so many Instagram “fit moms” seem to be). But one mother has issued a heartbreaking reminder about why it’s so important to push past post-baby weight insecurities and take photos together as a family.

Michelle Steinke posted a 2008 photo of herself and her baby son to Facebook, accompanied by a caption detailing what she called one of her biggest regrets – not posing for more family pictures during the time when she was ashamed of her post-pregnancy body.

“My self-hate and loathing kept me from taking photos of my babies and photos with the man I loved,” Steinke wrote. She went on to explain that, in retrospect, she realizes her refusal was “stupid,” knowing that her children and husband loved her no matter her size. Sadly, Steinke’s husband died in 2009, when her children were just toddlers, leaving her regretful that she hadn’t commemorated the life her family was living before she lost it unexpectedly. “The day he died, all I cared about was the memories we made, the trips we took, and the photos of our whole family. I regret not being in the photos,” the mom of two wrote.

Since her husband’s death, Steinke has dedicated herself to fitness and has made it her mission to encourage widows to take care of themselves physically, running “One Fit Widow” to tell her story and to track her journey. In the aftermath of her husband’s death, Steinke came to recognize that “perfection is a myth,” noting that even after losing 70 pounds, she was “still far from perfect.”

Though Steinke eventually lost the weight she’d so loathed while her husband was alive, her point in posting this emotional story was to remind others that it’s important love yourself while still working on your body. “You shouldn’t stop living because you think you should be more fit, weigh less, or look different. You can always love yourself while you work to better your health and fitness. This moment is your life … don’t miss it,” Steinke told Babble.

The fitness trainer and public speaker has since remarried, and nowadays has no hesitation about posing for family photos and memorializing life with her family – she even has annual portraits taken with her kids by a professional photographer. “At any moment, your life could change for the worse, so embrace the moments, love yourself, love your family, and make time for the people who matter,” Steinke shared with Babble.

Moms are often the ones who take family photos, winding up left out of the picture by default. Steinke’s story is an invaluable reminder that sometimes you just need to get in the damn photo no matter what.

(h/t Babble)

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PHOTOS: Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Alia Bhatt, Sonakshi Sinha: Fashion hits and misses of the week (March 26 – April 1)

Hit: Priyanka Chopra got together with the entire cast of Baywatch for the promotion of the film at Las Vegas CinemaCon and even though there were other celebs present, the only person who caught our attention was her. Dressed in a black dress with the edgy asymmetrical cuts and hemline, Chopra looked quite the diva. She accessorised it well with a pair of black ankle length boots and lovely drop-earrings. Her hair was styled perfectly in beach waves and her make-up was kept simple with a soft blush of pink on her cheeks, softly highlighted eyelids and a brown lip shade. We think she looked perfect, no complaints here. She is on a roll, we say. (Source: Instagram/priyankachopra_beauty)

Hit: It’s no news that Malaika Arora Khan is one of the most stylish ladies of Bollywood. The actress has over the years redefined tres chic dressing. Recently, we spotted Khan up and about at an exhibition in Mumbai and as expected it wasn’t any different this time around too. Khan stepped out in a fresh off the runway look from Abraham and Thakore’s collection. The outfit included a white shirt, a sari style pleated maxi skirt and a matching bolero jacket. With hair tied up in a centre-parted ponytail, the fashionista accessorised her look with heavy kohled eyes and a pair of silver earrings. We think she looked lovely. (Source: Instagram/manekaharisinghani)

Hit: Sonakshi Sinha is really working some magic here for Noor promotions. Recently, the actress taped for an episode of ‘Nach Baliye’ and she actually gave us some major fashion goals with her ‘old Hollywood glamour’ inspired look. Sinha looked like a true diva in a full sequined, halter neck gown by Manish Malhotra. The actress who isn’t afraid to experiment anymore as per her own admission even flaunted a thigh-high slit. She opted for gorgeous cascading waves and black strappy heels from Dune London to complement the look. We think it’s the perfect choice. (Source: Instagram/Mohit Rai)

Hit: Taapsee Pannu impressed us in her monochrome avatar. For the promotional rounds of ‘Naam Shabana’, the actress decided to go the casual yet chic way in a corset-inspired blouse featuring cutout sleeves and a pair of wide legged pants, both from Vizyon. With side-swept hair, she paired it with simple black strappy heels and minimal make-up. (Source: Instagram/devs213)

Hit: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was seen in a crisp white sari which she styled with a bun with mogra around it, smokey eyes and a soft lip shade. We love everything about this look! Perfect for summers, don’t you agree? (Source: Varinder Chawla)

Hit: Wearing a beautiful Georges Chakra Spring 2016 couture gown, Alia Bhatt channelled some major princess-y vibes. The rose lace strapless floral embroidered corset bodice with pastel silk threads and a pink embroidered ball gown skirt looked really lovely on her. The gown is a beauty – it’s like stating the obvious – but we also love how she styled it well with minimal make-up and unkempt hair. The idea to go sans jewellery was a good one. (Source: Instagram/shnoy09)

Hit: Aditi Rao Hydari scorched the red carpet in a gorgeous striped metallic gown by Amit Aggarwal from his latest collection. The gown with a V-neck line and high-low hem with a structural skirt was complemented with a matching pair of sandals and gold earrings with black stone work. Her make-up was kept minimal with a hint of pink lip shade. She managed to work it well. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

Hit: Disha Patani looked breathtaking in a velvet structured gown by Swapnil Shinde. The retro-inspired hairdo worked well with the gown. A diamond and ruby statement necklace and ring rounded her look. She couldn’t have done better! (Source: Varinder Chawla)

Miss: We don’t know what Shriya Saran was thinking but nothing about this looked worked. The Gaurav Gupta sari didn’t make it to our must-have list and definitely not the dramatic, sculptural blouse. And we wish she would have hidden that drawstring well. Major blunder! (Source: Varinder Chawla)

Hit: Gracing the red carpet at Hello Hall of Fame Awards in Mumbai was Katrina Kaif in a red Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla gown. The Jagga Jasoos actress did full justice to the strapless gown which came with a structured peplum waist and a plunging neckline with sheer panels. As usual, Kaif kept her styling minimal, with a fresh dewy face of make-up, defined eyes and a simple half-up, half-down hairdo. She accessorised her gown with Jimmy Choo shoes and a ruby ring from Gehna Jewellers. We think a wispy updo would have looked better here but we can’t deny that she worked this look as well. (Source: Varinder Chawla)
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PHOTOS: Aamir Khan, Shraddha Kapoor and Kriti Sanon have a busy weekend

A string of Bollywood stars were spotted in Mumbai, going about life in their own ways. Stars including Aamir Kha, Shraddha Kapoor, Kriti Sanon, Huma Qureshi, Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover were seen in the city. Aamir Khan who bore a burly and muscular look in Dangal, looked slim and fitter. The actor happily posed for shutterbugs. Shraddha Kapoor who will next be seen in Half Girlfriend, was seen hanging out with producer Ekta Kapoor. We also saw Kriti Sanon, looking pretty in a casual outfit. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Shraddha Kapoor is one busy actor with two anticipated movies in her kitty. While on one hand, she is working on getting the nuances right to play the character of Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Haseena Parkar in the biopic Haseena, she is also working on Half Girlfriend directed by Mohit Suri, in which she will be seen along side Arjun Kapoor for the first time. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Aamir Khan’s film Dangal has clinched another business deal. Netflix India has bought the digital rights of Dangal for a whopping amount of Rs 20 crore. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Actor Kriti Sanon looked in a hurry. We wonder where is she headed to. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Huma Qureshi will next be seen in Gurinder Chadha’s Viceroy’s House. (Source: Photo by Varinder Chawla)
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PHOTOS: Bollywood box office 2017 report card: SRK’s Raees or Akshay Kumar’s Jolly LLB 2, which film ruled the first quarter?

Several Bollywood films have marked their success, thus wrapping up the first quarter of the year on a good note. Four films including Shah Rukh Khan starrer Raees and Akshay Kumar starrer Jolly LLB 2 have crossed Rs 100-crore mark. Raees also faced a big clash with Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil at the box office, as both released on the same day. However, instead of coming in the way of each other’s performance, both managed to do well. While Raees collected Rs 137.51 crore, Kaabil collected Rs 103.84 crore.

Raees starring Shah Rukh Khan has emerged as the biggest hit of the first quarter of 2017. Directed by Rahul Dholakia, Raees was loosely based on Gujarat’s bootlegger Abdul Latif. The film also starred Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Mahira Khan in important roles. However, due to trouble between India and Pakistan, the action-drama didn’t release on the other side of the border.

Jolly LLB 2 swept through the box office too, with a collection of Rs 116.92 crore. The film starring Akshay Kumar, Huma Qureshi, Annu Kapoor and Sauravh Shukla, kept entertaining the masses throughout February.

Hrithik Roshan starrer Kaabil, also starred Yami Gautam, Ronit Soy and Rohit Roy. The film earned Rs 103.84 crore.

Badrinath Ki Dulhania, starring Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, came out as a surprise package in March. The film has minted Rs 107.69 crore and is still running at the theatres.
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PHOTOS: Noor promotions: Sonakshi Sinha is a disco ball on the sets of Dil Hai Hindustani

Sonakshi Sinha is one contemporary actor, who has carved a niche for herself with the kind of films she picks. She has even set her own standard for glitz and glamour. With the release date of Noor fast approaching, the actor is presently busy promoting the film. Sonakshi was recently seen on the sets of television reality show, Dil Hai Hindustani. Dressed in a shimmering silver attire, she shared an image on her Instagram profile and described herself as a disco ball. Sonakshi was warmly greeted by the judges of the show – Karan Johar, Shalmali Kholgade, Shekhar Ravjiani and Badshah.

The chirpy Sonakshi Sinha was seen having fun with Karan Johar, Badshah and Shekhar Ravjiani. But, more than that, she was seen having a gala time with the contestants. She also danced to the tunes of the party number “Move You Lakk” from her film Noor. The film has been directed by Sunhil Sippy, and is based on Pakistani author Saba Imtiaz’s novel Karachi, You’re Killing Me! It tells the story of a young journalist, who is often sent to cover reports of terrorist activities, but she secretly craves for a peaceful loving partner. The movie is slated to release on 21 April 2017. (Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Sonakshi Sinha seen having some major fun on the sets of Dil Hai Hindustani. (Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Karan Johar posing for the camera. (Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Shekhar Ravjiani strike a pose too. (Photo by Varinder Chawla)

Judges of Dil Hai Hindustani Shalmali Kholgade, Shekhar Ravjiani, Karan Johar, Baadshah posing for the camera. (Photo by Varinder Chawla)
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Twitter egg in default profile photo replaced with new ‘human-like’ image

Twitter’s new profile photo was chosen after the company went through all of Twitter’s default profile photos throughout the years. Twitter’s new profile photo was chosen after the company went through all of Twitter’s default profile photos throughout the years.

Twitter has changed its iconic default profile photo icon from egg to a new image that “feels like an empty state or placeholder” and is more gender-balanced. Previously users could change the background of the egg to seven different colours, while the new profile photo will have ‘generic’ gray colour as the only option.

“We noticed that some people kept the egg default profile photo because they thought it was fun and cute, but we want people to use this space to show us who they are!” Twitter Design team said in a blog post.

Users who often create accounts just to troll and harass other people on Twitter do not take the time to personalise their accounts and go with “Twitter egg”. Twitter wants to change that by giving all its users, including the new ones an opportunity to personalise their profile photo.

Twitter’s new profile photo was chosen after the company went through all of Twitter’s default profile photos throughout the years. “We originally chose the egg, with a different colored background for each new account, because we wanted something that was playful, fun, and unique,” reads the blog post.

However, the idea with the new profile photo is to use people’s existing expectations for default profile photos and how they serve as a temporary placeholder.

“We reviewed many variations of our figure, altering both the head and shoulders to feel more inclusive to all genders,” the company said in the blog post. Twitter calls its new default profile photo generic, universal, serious, unbranded, temporary and inclusive.

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PHOTOS: Indian Idol 9 Finale: Sunil Grover aka Dr Mashoor Gulati turns the singing reality show into comedy

The ninth season of singing reality show, Indian idol is just a few hours away from getting its winner. Three contestants, LV Revanth, PVSN Rohit and Khuda Baksh, are fighting for the title. While the environment is tensed, giving respite to the contestants was Sunil Grover aka Dr Mashoor Gulati who gave the contestants and judges a dose of laughter. Well, you can trust Sunil to send the audience on a laugh riot, no matter which character he is in. Though the final winner is yet to be announced, according to a poll run by indianexpress.com, LV Revanth got the most number of votes to be declared the winner.

Sunil, who will be the special performer in Indian Idol 9 season finale episode, will also don his famous Rinku Bhabhi avatar, and romance Khuda Baksh. Earlier, a lot of celebrities including Sonakshi Sinha and Vidya Balan have tried their hands on making Khuda Baksh romance with them but they failed to do so. Will Rinku Bhabhi succeed in the mission? Let’s wait and watch.

As far as the contestants are concerned, Revanth and PVNS Rohit come from Andhra Pradesh, and Khuda Baksh hails from a village of Punjab. All three have different singing range and have been able to impress the audience as well as the judges through their versatility.

Arshad Warsi and Raveena Tandon would also be the special guest on the show, who would be seen romancing Farah Khan. Arshad would next be seen in Golmaal Again, the fourth film in the franchise.

Sonu Nigam will also perform at the Grand Finale and make the audience meet his son Neevan Nigam, who will watch his father Sonu’s performance as an audience.
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