Aisha Khan’s silver-screen dreams

After completing “Shongbad”, the actress wants to take a break. Being the homesick kind, she mostly enjoys her own company, however, she also shared that she needed a vacation this time. “I want to explore a new country this time. It depends on my mood; whenever I feel a little pride in myself, I want to run to the hills and mountains, it makes me feel grounded and helps me to stay humble. When I feel exhausted, I prefer going near the sea, as it helps me to be calm.”

Popular movies and series coming to OTT this week

As the popularity of OTT platforms continues to surge, movie and series enthusiasts are increasingly turning to digital mediums for their entertainment fix. This week, an exciting array of movies and series is set to hit various OTT platforms, promising to keep audiences thoroughly entertained. Let's take a look at the popular projects coming this week.

Nusraat Faria shares life stories at Gujarat’s Parul University as its goodwill ambassador

Early on last Friday (May 24), Parul University held a pre-convocation ceremony for one of its international batches, where Faria attended as a guest of honour, sharing her life's journey and experiences with the students.

Entertainment Multimedia

Entertainment Multimedia

Podcast / Daraz presents A Peek Inside with Sadi ft. Mithila

Mithila drops by our studio to talk about her life, career and some burning issues that divide our nation.

Podcast / Daraz presents A Peek Inside with Sadi ft. Safa Kabir

Safa Kabir brightens up our studio with a candid conversation in our podcast.

TV & Film

TV & Film

Curtains close on Cannes 2024

The curtains have closed on the 77th Cannes Film Festival, leaving behind a trail of scintillating premieres, captivating performances, and awards season buzz. From established titans of cinema to burgeoning talents, this year's edition offered a diverse feast for cinephiles.

Preity Zinta returns to Cannes after 17 years

Preity Zinta is part of the Indian delegation attending the Cannes Film Festival this year. The actress, who departed for the French Riviera on Wednesday, is set to make her inaugural appearance at the event, though she has not yet walked the red carpet.

Masud Ali Khan honoured with Meril-Prothom Alo Lifetime Achievement award

Masud Ali Khan, an Ekushey Padak-winning artiste, received the award in recognition of his steadfast commitment to the nation's cultural sphere. Noted artist Rafiqun Nabi had the honour of presenting the award and crest to Masud Ali, accompanied by Anjan Chowdhury, managing director of Square Toiletries Limited, and Matiur Rahman, editor of Prothom Alo.

Music

Music

EDM dominates ‘Leading The Times: Midas Touch’ at Aloki

Yesterday, Buy Here Now organised “Leading the Times: Midas Touch” at Aloki, featuring Nucleya, Farooque Bhai Project, Fuad, and Sanjoy.

Warfaze reprises ‘Obak Bhalobasha’ in magical Coke Studio outing

Warfaze’s “Obak Bhalobasha” can be said to be a cult classic that remains cherished by those who grew up in the ‘90s. With its meaningful lyrics and beautiful arrangement, it holds an important place in our childhood memories. Therefore, when Coke Studio Bangla announced, that they were going to rearrange the song for its third season, everyone eagerly anticipated Warfaze’s majestic performance.

Charlie Colin, founding member and bassist of band Train, dies at 58

Charlie Colin, the bassist and co-founder of the American pop-rock band Train, renowned for their early 2000s hits such as "Drops of Jupiter" and "Meet Virginia", has passed away at the age of 58.

Curtains close on Cannes 2024

The 77th Cannes Film Festival concluded yesterday, leaving behind a trail of scintillating premieres, captivating performances, and the award-season buzz.

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Chris Hemsworth receives Hollywood Walk of Fame star, reunites with Robert Downey Jr

On Wednesday, “Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga” star Chris Hemsworth became the next celebrity to have received a Hollywood star in honour of his contributions to cinema. Meanwhile, his long-time co-star Robert Downey Jr from the Marvel Cinematic Universe graced the event and proceeded to teasingly roast Chris during their reunion at the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Apurba returns with a thrilling new plot in and as ‘Golam Mamun’

The one-minute nine-second teaser hints at Mamun's involvement in a major investigation, potentially marking a turning point in his career. As he prepares himself for the challenge, an event from Mamun's past resurfaces, complicating matters.

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Tanjin Tisha shines in upcoming Eid thriller ‘Poison’

"Poison" promises to be a gripping addition to the Eid entertainment lineup. The production company announced the teaser release through a press statement, heightening anticipation for the film’s debut.

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Love and betrayal take centre stage in ‘Moyurakkhi’ teaser

The teaser opens with a dramatic scene of a plane hijacking, where the pilot is desperately calling for help. This news spreads rapidly through the media, igniting nationwide tension and excitement.

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Fatima: Where noble intention trumps flawed execution

Dhrubo Hasan’s “Fatima” is an ambitious undertaking, with the director’s passion clearly visible in the script – the aspects of our Liberation War and how we are all fighting our own inner wars, the torment that women still go through for being a woman, the extent to which a close one’s betrayal could be delusionally overlooked.

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‘Esha murder’: New poster shows Badhan ready to shoot for justice

The teaser offers a tantalising glimpse into the intricate storyline, promising a rollercoaster ride of suspense and intrigue. It showcases Badhan in the role of police officer Lina, who embarks on a perilous journey to unravel the connection between three murder cases.

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Reeti walks down Cannes’ official red carpet in katan gown

As part of an extraordinary lineup of people that included Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Emma Stone, and Demi Moore, Reeti represented Bangladesh with pride and distinction.

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali opens up on Sharmin Segal's performance in ‘Heeramandi’

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is credited with bringing out the best performances of his actors, whether it's Aishwarya Rai in “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam”, Rani Mukerji in “Black”, Deepika Padukone in “Bajirao Mastani”, Ranveer Singh in “Padmaavat”, or Alia Bhatt in “Gangubai Kathiawadi”. His latest release, “Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar”, has a wide range of actors, from his first leading lady Manisha Koirala to his niece Sharmin Segal.

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Afsana Mimi’s father passes away

Today, the actress faced a personal tragedy as her father, Syed Fazlul Karim, passed away at 8:30am.

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