Fashion

Major gains for women, minorities in television directing

Monitoring Desk LOS ANGELES: A record number of television episodes were helmed by women or directors of color in the 2018-19 season, according to a report released on Tuesday, highlighting major gains in an industry that has sought to be more inclusive. The Episodic Television Director Inclusion Report covering that season said that for the…

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Makeup giant Coty to pay $600mn for majority stake in Kylie Jenner cosmetics brand

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Beauty products giant Coty announced Monday a deal to take a majority stake in Kylie Jenner’s cosmetics and skincare company, marrying Jenner’s celebrity prominence with Coty’s distribution and commercial prowess. Under the transaction, Coty, whose brands include Hugo Boss and Burberry fragrances, will pay $500 million for a 51 per cent stake…

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Manushi Chhillar to play opposite Akshay Kumar in next movie

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, who’s flying high since she won the beauty pageant, will be making her much-awaited Bollywood debut with box-office magnet Akshay Kumar in a period drama. While the rumours were doing rounds since a while, it’s finally confirmed by the makers that the actress will be introduced with…

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Shafi Shah remembered on his 12th death anniversary

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Renowned film and television actor Shafi Muhammad Shah was remembered on Sunday on his 12th death anniversary, actors and fans across Pakistan paid tribute to the late actor. Shafi Muhammad Shah died on November 17, 2007, the demise of veteran actor Shafi Mohammad Shah has not only his family mourning the loss…

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Kriti Sanon to play a lead role in Bachchan Pandey

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Kriti Sanon is all set to reunite with her Housefull 4 co-star Akshay Kumar. The actress has been finalised to play the lead opposite him in Sajid Nadiadwala’s Bachchan Pandey. Today, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment, who is producing the film, took to social media to announce the news, “We’re extremely happy and elated…

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