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  • Weekend Watch
    Weekend Watch
      

    It’s raining movies this weekend! First up on the list is the much-anticipated superhero vs. superhero extravaganza Captain America: Civil War starring Marvel’s Avengers. Captain America (Chris Evans) and Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.)

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  • Brand: Maria B **
    Brand: Maria B **
      

    The fashion world has seen Maria B. grow exponentially over the years. From being just an occasion wear designer, stocking at a small standalone store in Park Towers Karachi, the Lahore-based fashioner has branched out to develop more lines under the label including pret wear, children’s wear, western wear, accessories, unstitched chiffon embroidered fabric, and of course lawn. The brand has flagship stores as well as mall presence all over the country.

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  • Zeb Bangash collaborates with Brooklyn-based musician for Sandaraa
    Zeb Bangash collaborates with Brooklyn-based musician for Sandaraa
      

    One of Pakistan’s leading female vocalist Zeb Bangash, who has also lent her voice to a few of Bollywood’s popular tracks, has another feather in her cap. Known for combining Eastern musical traditions with contemporary sounds, the singer has now collaborated with Brooklyn-based clarinet virtuoso Michael Winograd to form a band Sandaraa (a Pashto word meaning song), that features a bunch of musicians from across the world.

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  • Randeep Hooda claims Sarbjit is not anti-Pakistan
    Randeep Hooda claims Sarbjit is not anti-Pakistan
      

    Starring Randeep Hooda and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in lead roles, upcoming film Sarbjit is based on the life of Indian national Sarbjit Singh, who was jailed in Pakistan on spying charges and died in prison after a fellow prisoner assaulted him. Given the controversial subject, one can expect the film to carry elements that potray Pakistan in a negative light. However, Hooda, who is essaying the titular role in the film, claims otherwise.

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  • Deepika Padukone rejected for The Mummy Reboot?
    Deepika Padukone rejected for The Mummy Reboot?
      

    Earlier, it was rumoured that actress Huma Qureshi is auditioning to play a prominent role in the next installment of The Mummy, but it seems that Bollywood’s current sensation Deepika Padukone also auditioned for the same role.

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  • “As long as they are not making a fool of themselves”
    “As long as they are not making a fool of themselves”
      

    She was a vision in Khuda Kay Liye and a show stealer in Bol, yet we have only gotten a glimpse or two of actress Iman Ali over the past couple of years. She’s been relatively out of the picture despite the fact that Pakistan’s cinema has risen from the ashes in these past few years. But now, after a gap of almost five years, the actress is set to return to the big screen in Anjum Shehzad’s Mah-e-Meer, releasing this weekend,

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  • Bridal Couture Week is back this weekend
    Bridal Couture Week is back this weekend
      

    Bridal Couture Week, better known as BCW and that extravaganza of stardust that does more for television ratings than it does for fashion, is back this weekend in what will be counted as the last of fashion weeks to unfold before Pakistan zooms out in summer slumber.

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  • Raees delayed to January 2017
    Raees delayed to January 2017
      

    A watched pot never boils, or so the proverb goes. Well, it isn’t entirely wrong especially when it comes to films because the more we look forward to one, the more we seem to have to wait for it. Case in point: the Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan starrer Raees, which was set to release in the last quarter of 2016.

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