A handful of Indian stars graced the red carpet at the prestigious 2011 Oscars that took place in LA on February 27th this year. Among them were Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and husband Abhishek – with Ash looking stunning in a Giorgio Armani dress. Also in attendance was actress Mallika Sherawat, who was in a dazzling white gown by Mark Bouwer. She kept us up-to-date with what was going on via her Twitter page; "lovin being here, such energy in this room! Nicole Kidman is so sweet said I looked stunning OMG:) She’s gorgeous and TALL!" she Tweeted, later followed by "Just met Elton John! He said I look divine:) Am smilin so much it hurts;) His #oscar event is for AIDS charity:)".
Esteemed music director A. R. Rahman was also present, along with his wife, and although he failed to pick up an award, performed the track "If I Rise" from the film 127 Hours.
Haunted gets delayed
The release of Vikram Bhatt’s 3D thriller "Haunted" has been postponed due the post-production taking longer than anticipated. Originally scheduled for an April release, the thrilled starring Mahakshay Chakraborty and Tia Bajpai is now expected to be released on May 6th 2011.
Qasam Se Qasam Se
Check out the first look at Qasam Se Qasam Se, a film starring two newcomers – Azim and Faith – in the lead roles. Not much is known about the film apart from that it is directed by Ashfaque Makrani, and is "based on the thoughts of 220 million students"…intriguing!
Bollywood Bombshell Deepika Padukone features as an item girl in upcoming film "Dum Maaro Dum", which stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rana Daggubati and Bipasha Basu in pivotal roles. Check out the trailer below: