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'Life of Pi' actor Irrfan Khan dies at 53

Apr 29, 2020 - 4:09 PM

(UPDATED) The actor has been diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumor in 2018

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 27, 2014 Best Actor winner Irrfan Khan poses with his trophy during the Asian Film Awards in Macau. - Acclaimed Indian actor Irrfan Khan, whose international movie career included hits like "Slumdog Millionaire", "Life of Pi" and "The Amazing Spider-Man", has died aged just 53, his publicist said on April 29, 2020. (Photo by Philippe LOPEZ / AFP)

Best picture Oscar winners of past 20 years

Mar 02, 2018 - 1:26 PM

Here is a list of the films that won Best Picture over the last 20 years


'Slumdog' author is India's new foreign ministry spokesman

Mar 26, 2015 - 11:26 PM

The Oscar winning film Slumdog Millionaire is based on his book Q A

NEW FOREIGN MINISTRY SPOKESMAN. Author and diplomat Vikas Swarup, whose novel 'Q&A' is the basis of film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' is India's new foreign ministry spokesman. Photo by Jeon Heon-Kyun

‘Trance’ is less movie, more mind trip

Apr 30, 2013 - 10:34 AM

The latest by director Danny Boyle is unusual cinematic fare polarizing viewers into liking it or hating it

TILT YOUR MIND. ‘Trance,’ starring James McAvoy, aims to leave flexible viewers slanted and enchanted. All photos from Fox Searchlight Pictures

Olympics: 'Idyllic' London opening ceremony revealed

Jun 12, 2012 - 7:14 PM

London s Olympic Stadium will be transformed into a rural British idyll for the opening ceremony

'IDYLLIC' OPENING. London 2012 Olympic Games artistic Director Danny Boyle and volunteers reveal the opening set for the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, 12 June 2012. Photo courtesy of LOGOC

On Her Majesty's Olympic service

Apr 04, 2012 - 4:42 PM

The Arrival will show Craig arriving at the palace to get instructions from the Queen

Britain's Queen Elizabeth (L) meets actor Daniel Craig (R) during the world premiere of the James Bond movie "Casino Royale" 14 November 2006 at the Odeon cinema in Leicester Square, London. The Sun newspaper reported Craig, as Bond, has been shooting scenes at Buckingham Palace as part of the opening ceremonies of the 2012 Olympic Games, to be held in London. AFP PHOTO/POOL/Stephen Hird