English हिन्दी
Connect with us

Entertainment

Oscar-winning actor Louise Fletcher passes away at 88 in France

Louise Fletcher was last seen as Rosie on the Netflix series Girlboss.

Published

on

Louise Fletcher

Louise Fletcher, the Oscar-winning actor, passed away at the age of 88 in France.

The One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest actor died of natural causes at her residence in Montdurausse, her family confirmed in a report. The family also said Fletcher died in her sleep.

Popular for her role of Nurse Ratched in Milos Forman’s 1975 film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Fletcher’s acting career spanned more than 6 decades. She started her acting career on TV and featured in series like Maverick, Lauman, Untouchables, and others. However, the role of Nurse Ratched gained her wide recognition as she bagged the Academy Awards, BAFTA Awards, and Golden Globe.

With this, Fletcher became the only third Hollywood actress ever to win three prestigious accolades for a single performance after Audrey Hepburn and Liza Minnelli.

Further, Fletcher starred in films like Exorcist II: The Heretic, The Lady in Red, Best of the Best, Blue Steel, High School High, Cruel Intentions, Firestarter, Two Moon Junction, The Last Sin Eater, and several others.

After mixed success in films, Fletcher starred in multiple TV films including The Karen Carpenter Story, The Stepford Husbands, Nightmare on the 13th floor, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Picket Fences, Joan of Arcadia, and others.

Fletcher went on to earn Emmy Award nominations for her cameo role in Picket Fences and Joan of Arcadia.

Louise Fletcher was last seen as Rosie on the Netflix series Girlboss.

Apart from her professional life, the actor’s personal life also remained the talk of the town. She got married in 1960 to literary agent and producer Jerry Bick. However, their marriage did not sustain and the couple got divorced in 1977. They had two sons John Dashiell Bick and Andrew Wilson Bick.

The actor took an 11-year-long career break to raise her sons.

As per Deadline, Louise Fletcher is survived by sons John and Andrew Bick, granddaughter Emilee Kaya Bick, sister Roberta Ray and brother-in-law Edward Ray, and 10 nieces and nephews.

May her soul rest in peace.

Continue Reading

Entertainment

She is lady Singham, says Rohit Shetty while announcing first female cop film with Deepika Padukone

Fans are super excited to know that the Lady Singham in Rohit Shetty’s film will be played by Deepika Padukone.

Published

on

She is lady Singham, says Rohit Shetty while announcing first female cop film with Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Rohit Shetty were busy promoting their song Current Laga Re in Mumbai. Meanwhile, Rohit also gave information about his upcoming film. He revealed Lady Singham will be non other than his Chennai Express actor, Deepika Padukone.

Fans are super excited to know that the Lady Singham in Rohit Shetty’s film will be played by Deepika Padukone and finally she’s the one who’ll feature in Shetty’s first female cop film.

At the Current Laga Re song launch, Rohit Shetty said that after a while all will know so he ceased the opportunity and revealed that his next film is Singham from our Cop Universe. “Every time I am asked about my Lady Singham and there is a lady lion in the new movie titled Singham Again” Rohit then pointed towards Deepika Padukone and said that she is the lady cop and they will work on this film from next year.

Read Also: Khakee: Bihar IPS officer Amit Lodha booked for Netflix deal, says did nothing wrong

What the full video here:

Rohit Shetty’s cop universe

Singham was first made in 2011 which proved to be a huge hit. In this film, Ajay Devgan played the role of a police officer named Bajirao Singham. After this Rohit Shetty made Singham Returns (2014) in which Ajay Devgan was again in the lead role. Then came Simmba (2018), the third film directed by Rohit Shetty, which was included in his Cop Universe. Ranveer Kapoor was in the lead role. After this Rohit Shetty made Sooryavanshi (2021) in which Akshay Kumar was in the lead role.

And now Rohit is not only coming with another Singham movie with Ajay Devgn but is also planning to come up with his first female cop film with Deepika Padukone. This will be Rohit and Deepika second collaboration after Chennai Express. She also has a dance number is Shetty’s Cirkus featuring Ranveer Singh.

Besharam Rang: Shah Rukh Khan shares Pathaan’s first song details, Deepika Padukone raises temperature in poster

Gujarat Elections 2022: Bhupendra Patel to take oath as CM on December 12, Congress breaks silence on getting confined to North Gujarat, AAP gains national party tag

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Khakee: Bihar IPS officer Amit Lodha booked for Netflix deal, says did nothing wrong

Khakee is based on the bestseller book Bihar Diaries written in the year 2017 by Amit Lodha.

Published

on

Bihar IPS officer Amit Lodha

The difficulties of super cop Amit Lodha, the famous IPS officer of Bihar cadre do not seem to be reducing. In the context of allegations of helping OTT platform Netflix, the Special Vigilance Department has filed a corruption case against him. Reportedly, Lodha can also be suspended, but no official confirmation has been made yet.

For the unversed, Amit Lodha is in the dock for the web series Khakee: The Bihar Chapter, based on his life stories. This web series has been released on Netflix on 25 November and has been applauded by the audience and critics both. Khakee is based on the bestseller book Bihar Diaries written in the year 2017 by Amit Lodha.

IPS officer Amit Lodha is being accused of violating the Public Service Act. According to reports, Amit had not taken permission from the police headquarters or the state government regarding writing this book or before the production of the web series. He is also in the dock regarding the issue related to the finance and shooting of the web series. His role in arranging the funds for the production of the series is being probed.

Maharashtra-Karnataka Border Row: MVA MPs meet Amit Shah, protest outside Maharashtra Bank in Bengaluru

The state government has admitted that Amit Lodha committed financial irregularities for personal gain and did business with Netflix and Friday Story Teller production houses despite being a public servant. Now the the Special Monitoring Unit (SVU) has registered an FIR against Lodha in the case of corruption and financial irregularities. Sections of PC Act and IPC have been invoked in the FIR.

After registering an FIR against Lodha, the responsibility of its investigation has been entrusted to a DSP level officer. IG Lodha has taken Rs 12372 as the first installment on his HDFC account on August 18, 2021 as an agreement with Friday Story Teller Private Limited and Netflix. A transaction of about Rs 49 lakh 63 thousand was also made to the account of IG Amit Lodha’s wife Kaumudi Lodha from the same production house on several dates. Reportedly, it cost about 64 crores to make the web series Khakee.

Gujarat Elections 2022: Bhupendra Patel to take oath as CM on December 12, Congress breaks silence on getting confined to North Gujarat, AAP gains national party tag

West Bengal train ticket examiner collapses after live wire falls on him, video viral | Watch

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Besharam Rang: Shah Rukh Khan shares Pathaan’s first song details, Deepika Padukone raises temperature in poster

Producer Aditya Chopra and director Siddharth Anand are trying their best to promote Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer Pathaan as India’s biggest action spectacle to the audiences.

Published

on

Besharam Rang

Producer Aditya Chopra and director Siddharth Anand are trying their best to promote Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer Pathaan as India’s biggest action spectacle to the audiences. Today the makers have revealed the poster of Pathaan’s first song titled, Besharam Rang.

Yash Raj Films’ Pathaan, next year’s action thriller is one of the most anticipated movie from 2023, and the YRF are leaving no stone unturned to ignite the excitement. The Besharam Rang poster shows Deepika Padukone is standing in a golden colour monokini. She looks scintillating and even SRK’s comment section is filled with fire emoji.

Checkout the poster here:

The film Pathaan is a part of Yash Raj Films’ ambitious Spy Universe and the audience is also eagerly waiting to watch the stunts of actors Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham.

Read Also: Maharashtra-Karnataka Border Row: MVA MPs meet Amit Shah, protest outside Maharashtra Bank in Bengaluru

However, fans have already sensed that Shah Rukh Khan has become a RAW (Research and Analysis Wing) agent in Pathaan, Salman Khan (Tiger) and Kabir (Hrithik Roshan) are two more RAW agents of Yash Raj Films’ Spy Universe. But since the release of Pathaan teaser, the film has increased the expectations of the audience.

The countdown for Pathaan has officially begun as Shah Rukh Khan shared the new poster of the film. With the poster, he also announced that the film will hit the theatres on January 25, 2023, in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.

Pathaan promises six-packed abs and a rugged look for Shah Rukh Khan. The makers have been sharing multiple BTS pictures from the film shoot. The teaser of the film was unveiled on the occasion of Shah Rukh Khan’s birthday.

Helmed by Siddharth Anand and produced by Yash Raj Films, Pathaan will mark the fourth collaboration of Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan after Om Shanti Om, Happy New Year, and Chennai Express.

Gujarat Elections 2022: Bhupendra Patel to take oath as CM on December 12, Congress breaks silence on getting confined to North Gujarat, AAP gains national party tag

Maharashtra-Karnataka Border Row: MVA MPs meet Amit Shah, protest outside Maharashtra Bank in Bengaluru

Continue Reading

Trending

-->

© Copyright 2022 APNLIVE.com