Wednesday, 18 July 2012
At a glance:
The glamor actress was born 1st January, 01978 in Ottapalam, district- Palakkad, state- Kerala in India. Her father P. R. Balan was vice president of ETC Channel and mother Saraswathy Balan was house wife. They are Tamil family. She is linguist. She speaks at home mix Tamil and Malaalam but well versed in Hindi, Marathi, Bengali and English. She was a student of Anthony Girl’s High School, Chembur, Mumbai and student of St, Xavier’s College studied sociology. To complete M.A in University of Mumbai and then she received first offer for film.
Vidya appeared mostly in Hindi film. She also played in Bengali and Malayalam films. She started her career in music videos, television shows and commercials. Bhalo Theko the Bengali feature film she entrance in 2003 directed by Goutam Halder and she won the Anandalok Puraskar , the best actress award in Kolkata. From then she received positive notice for her first Hindi film Parinata in 2005. From then she followed with a leading role in the film.
Starting career in actress was not very happy. She signed up Chakram a Malayalam Film alongside Mohanlal, which was shelved. After that she signed another Tamil Film Run but replaced by Meera Jasmine. The reason was undisclosed. She was the first choice of heroin for another Tamil Film Manasellam but this time she replaced too by Trisha Krishnan during production. Chakram restarted with Prithviraj in the lead, Meera Jasmine was again chosen ahead of Balan. Then she turned and appeared in television advertising and music videos appearing with singers and bands.
Parineeta, the writer Sarat Chandara Chattopadhyay, great novelist in Bengal, an adaptation the film the queen Balan was selected as a heroin. She had to undergo extensive audition for a time of six months. Parineeta, the love story of Balan took the role of Lalita as idealist girl and Shekhar, the hero played by Saif Ali Khan, a son of a capitalist businessman.After release the film her performance acclaimed and received positive views. She won a best debut (female) and nominated for best actress at the Film Fare Award ceremony. After success she appeared a musical comedy film Lage Raho Munna bhai, directed by Rajkumar hirani in 2006 where opposite actor was Sanjoy Dutt. Balan portrayed the of a radio jockey, Jhanvi, who loves the protagonist Munna Bhai. To make the role excellent she met with a couple of radio jockeys and followed them their activities. Her performance well received by critics and the film became the second highest grossing film of the year.
The semi-biographical drama Guru where Balan portrayed a supporting role, the woman of suffering from multiple sclerosis. The film which started Mithun Chakrabarti, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and R. Madhavan in leading parts. The film also performed well at box office. The critics noted that “her lalent was wasted”. Next film she played multi starter romance Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute To Love where Vidya played a role of a television reporter in opposite John Abraham. She received positive critics. Subsequently feature film Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s suspense thriller Eklavya: The Royal Guard alongside Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore, Boman Irani, Saif Ali Khan and Sanjoy Dutt. The film commercially flopped met with positive critical reviews and was selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars for the 80th Academy Awards. Next Balan played leading role in comedy film Heyy Babyy, the psychological thriller Bhool Bhulaiyaa.
In 2008 she appeared Rajkumar Santoshi’s male dominated social film Halla Bol along side actor Ajay devgan. Her next release Aziz Mirza’s romantic comedy Kismat Konnection, opposite Shahid Kapoor. Her performance receive positive reviews. The excellent acting in the film Paa, bring her huge positive remarks and she won a Film fare Award for Best Actress and a Star Screen Award for Best Actress among other awards. The film became a major turning point in her career and brought a new level of seriousness to he work.
In 20110 Vidya acted in Vishal Bhardwaj’s drame Ishqiya, directed by Abhishek Chaubey, Her role was the name of Krishna Verma a sexually manipulative abandoned wife. She carried also lot of positive reviews and her work in the film brought her several more awards in the following years including Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. In 2011, the first release a semi-bio-graphical thriller No One Killed Jessica along side Rani Mukerji. Balan earned positive reviews from different site. The film had a world wide gross and commercially success. In March 2011 Vidya was honored with a retrospective of her work by Australia’s Indian Film Festival, Bollywood ^ Beyond, during which she also introduced the opening night Australian premier of No One Killed Jessica with director Raj Kumar Gupta.
The Film Dirty Picture a biopic based on the life and death of the controversial Indian actress Silk Smitha where Vidya was cast as Silk, who was in in Balan’s words “Known for her brazenness and in your face sexuality. Balan described the role as the Boldest she had ever played one that required a lot of mental preparation. Balan received unanimous parise for her portrayal which several reviewers regarded as her best performance. The film was declared a blockbuster emerging as the biggest opening ever for a women oriented film in the history of Indian Cinema. She won her first National Film Award for Best Actress, a second Filmfare Award for Best Actress and third consecutive Screen Award for Best Actress.
As of June 2012 Vidya is set to star in UTV Motion Picture Ghanchakkar to be directed by Raj Kumar Gupta op positive Emraan Hashmi and Pritish Nandey”s Shaadi Ki Side Effects.
Tuesday, 10 July 2012
Bella Thorne, the rising iDol.
At a glance.
The cute rising teen idol is an American actress, dancer model and singer. She was born in October 8, 1997 Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States of America. Her birth name was Annabella Avery Thorne.. Her father Reinaldo, was of Cuban descent, and mother Thorne also has Italian and Irish ancestry. She is the youngest of four children, others name are Kaili, was born in 1992, Dani was born in 1993 and Reny was born 1995. They are actors and model also. She appeared more than 20 films and television series and more that 60 commercials. She is well known for her role the aspiring dancer Ce Ce Jones on the Disney Channel original series Shake It Up.
During living with her family Thorne’s interests include dancing, playing soccer, spending time with her family and playing with her two dogs a Cooker Spaniel and wolfhybrid, six cats and a turtle. Thorne admits to begin a collector of hardcover books, listening to music and using You Tube as a research tool for getting into character. She is a supporter of the Humane Society the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Nomad Organization which provides education, food and medial supplies to children in Africa.
The rising star Thorne the appearance her first film was an un-credited role as a sidelines fan in the 2003. The film name was Stuck on You. Since she appeared in film and television projects including Jimmy Kimmel Livel, Entourage, The O.C as a younger version of Taylor Townsend. The third last episode of October Road as Angela Ferilli, the pre adolescence crush of the main Characters, her older brother Remy also a guest starred in the same episode as younger Eddie Latekka and five episodes of Dirty Sexy Money. Thorne appeared as a young girl plagued by supernatural visions in The Seer in 2007.
The short film live drama series, My Own Worst Enemy, Thorne started alongside Christian Slater and Taylor. In this film the character she played a role name Ruthy Spivey and she won a Young Artist’s Award for her portrayal. This was the first recurring role in her career. After that she appeared in the ten episode web series Little Monk. In this series character was Monk as children. In the horror film Forget Me not she filled the role of the vengeful opponent in 2009.
Thorne joined the cast of HBO’s Big Love in 2010 in its forth season replacing Jolean Wejbe in the role of Bill Henrickson’s daughter, Tancy Teeny Henrickson. However Thorne actually auditioned for different role. She started a guest role Nancy Lukey on Wizards of Waverly Place as girl friend of Max .In the family drama, Raspberry Thorne took a supporting role in the drama.
Thorne enjoyed extensive career as a child model. When she was only 6 weeks old she appearing in her first pictorial parenting magazine. The Television ad campaigns for digital light Processing , Publics and KFC and appearing in the print ads for brands including Barbie, Aldo kids, JLO buy Jennifer lolpez, Karya Eve Couture La Senza Girl, Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Guess? Target, Justice and Mudd for Kohls.
This rising star currently co-stars on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up which original title Dance, Dance Chicago. She plays Ce Ce Jones, a dancer with heavy ambitions for a car4eer in the spotlight and the show is a buddy comedy centered around a teen dance show co starring with Zendaya. In 20 July, 2010 the multi camera series began production in Hollywood and California and on 7th November, 2010 permitted in Disney Channel. At that time Thorne had a substantial selection of work in television and film. But Thorne had no experience in specialized dancing before begin cast. After signing the contract in October,
2009 she began taking three dance class every night to improve.
Thorne was nominated best performance in TV series The O. C October Road Guest starring Young Actress in 2008. She own awards in 2009 the best performance in TV series My Own Worst Enemy as young actress. In 2010 Thorne nominated best performance in a TV Series Mental as young actress award. She also awarded in the same year as leading Young actress the best performance in a TV series Comedy or Drama. In 2011 she nominated Icon of tomorrow in Teen Icon Awards for best young actress in Television series Shake It Up. In same TV series she also nominated for young artist awards for out standing Young Ensemble shared with Zendaya, Davis Cleveland, Roshon Fegan, Adam Irigoyen, Kenton Duty and Caroline Sunshine).
Thursday, 5 July 2012
AnnaSophia Robb, teen celibrity.
At a glance
The teen celebrity iDol AnnaSophia Roob is an American Film and Television actress. She obtained name and fame as a actress from 2005 starting star role in the film Because of Winn-Dixie and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Roob announced May 2012 that she was admitted to Stanford University through deferring acceptance due to filming commitments.
The cute iDol was bon in 8 December, 1993 in Denver, Colorado, United States of America. Her father David, an architect and mother Janet, an interior designer. In dance and gymnastics Roob competed for four and half year, but she quit from there in order to focus on acting. The Arapahoe Herald reported that she was attending Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colorado.
Roob made her acting debut in 2004 appearing in a commercial for McDonald’s. In this episode she had a small roll Number One Fan of the television series Drake & Josh. The special television episode Samantha: An American Girl Holiday she took major role as the title character. In this episode her hair was drayed brown color. Her two big screen appearances in 2005. She started as Opal in Because of Winn Dixe and as the competitive and rude gum chewer Violet Beauregarde in Tim Burton’s remake of Charle and the Chocolate Factory. It was a box office success worldwide and adding Roob’s popularity. Many co-actors became Roob’s friend including Julia Winter and Missi Pyle who played the role of her mother in the episode. She requested that the scene of Violet hugging Wonka in the factory entrance hall be included in the film.
AnnaSofia Roob was the face of Trade Clothing, helping to design and model a fashion line for girls in 2005.She played a guest role on the cartoon show Danny Phantom as the voice of Danielle Dani Fenton in 2006. In February 16, 2007 she played a role Leslie Burke in Bridge to Terabitha. A song she recorded for the soundtrack title Keep Your Mind Wide Open. She received a video on the Disney Channel. She played in he film and television movie, The Ramping, Jumper, Have Dreams, will Travel, Spy School, Sleepwalking. She received critic from Richard Schickel that “There is a wonderful range to Roobs work this is extraordinary mature acting from someone this young and she wins our sympathy without once begging for it.” The another film Race to Witch Mountain played the role as sara was released on March 2009.
The film The Space Between she played the role as sara with the actress Melissa Leo. The film she started based on true story Soul Suffer and she played the role as Bethany Hamilton, who continues to surf after losing her arm in a shark attack. It was reported that Roob and Aimme Teegarden had landed a role of Life at These Speeds opposite Douglas Booth in February 2012. It was another announced in the same month that Roob will play the role of Carrie Bradshaw in The CW’s upcoming Sex and the City prequel, the Carrie Diaries.
AnnaSofia Roob own her first career award on March, 2008 when she was named Leading Young Actress at the Young Artist Awards for her role in Bridge To Terabitha She won a Young Cast award on April 24, 2009 the Horizon Award at the 14th annual Plam Beach International Film Festival. She also awarded on 12th November, 2009 the Rising Star at the Denver Film Festival.
Monday, 2 July 2012
In the Dream world the talented young star obtained success only 13 years which is beyond every child. He was born on 26 January, 1993, in Victoria, British Columbia. He is famous for acting and his birth name Cameron Douglas Crigger. When he was only 2 years old his parents divorced. From then he lived with his mother and sister to Nanaimo, Canada.
The early age of Cameron people who passed by often mistook him as Jake Lioyd, the Child actor who played Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode-1 The Phantom Menace. His mother took him one of her friend who worked in a casting agency. After few weeks the young Cameron was provided his first job as commercial star of Telus, the second largest telephone company in Canada. Showing the support of interest his mother brought him to a audition company for movies. But alas, the first few auditions he did not overcome satisfactorily. But his was not disappointed. His mother said that he was always on the top three. Cameron took acting lesson to sharp his talent in Spotlight Academy with Jacqui Kaese as his acting coach.
When Cameron is only seven years he gained his first role in TV series Higher Ground for an episode. He continued taking a guest appearance on several series including Dark Angel in 2002 from then. Lone Hero in 2002, the wide screen for him the first breakthrough. The possession were getting smoother for Cameron. He was only certified as Kid in Lone Hero he immediately seized the role of William Lee Scott’s younger version, Tommy Miller in The Butterfly Effect. Cameron seemed to ran after his luck on entertainment industry in the same year. He summarize himself in two other movies by taking more difficult roles.
Greg Kinnear the role of cloned son in the movie of Godsend challenged him to represent two different characters the normal boy and his disturbed clone. On the other hand his role in Birth blew the spectators with the strange mature voice that he depicted in the character of young sean. The movie distinctly received controversy for two things. In spite of that Cameron earned two nominations in 2005 a Young Artist Award for Best performance in Feature Film Supporting Young Actor and a Saturn Award for Best performance by a Younger Actor.
Cameron became a potential asset to Hollywood by that time. The comedy drama Thank You for smoking he was assigned to be Aaron Eckhart’s son in 2005. Afterwards he took some time in 2006-2006 to take part in sci-fi series Stranger SG-1, but also scored other movies with top grade actor and actress Running Scare din 2006 leveled him with Paul Walker, Ultraviolet in 2006 teamed him with Milla Jovovich and interestingly he would appear as Leech in X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006 with its already familiar cast, like Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman and Anna Pa quin. Obtain the popularity Cameron exposed his keys to success are promise and determination I will do this for as long as I can. The only confidence trick to acting and being the young’s the school thing. He 3 hours per day at school as as well as all the work hours too. It gets very laborious when filming and then taken to school work. And then he added I never get any relax time. It is either work or school. Once you are an adult you get to take a snooze in between shots.
Industry is the key to success.
Cute iDol Jennifer Stone.
The Cute iDol Jennifer Stone was born in Arlington, Texas, United States of America on 12 February, 1993. Her birth name Jennifer Lindsay Stone. Her height is 1.60 m. She began stage career when she was only six years old. She inspired made her actress by watching her brother’s rehearsal for community theater productions. She follows many theatrical leading roles and at the age of eight she signed with a agency and began auditioning for commercials and currently appeared in several commercials. The cute iDol best for known playing Harper Finkle on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place and Harriet Welsh in the Disney Channel film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars and Abby Hanover in Mean Girls-2 America.
She acted various film and obtained fame and name by her acting technique. Jennifer Stone came in New Line Cinema Second hand Lions in 2003. The name of her role in the film, Martha. She played well and received a Young Artist Award nomination best performance in a Feature Film- Young actress age ten or younger for her role. In 2005 she as well as nominated for her guest appearance on House, M D. She also nominated young Artist Awards, the best performance in a Television Series (Comedy or drama) guest starring young actress. She also guest appeared on Line of Fire and Without a Trace. The main cast of Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place as Harper Finkle in the year of 2007. The Television series also nominated for Young Artist Award for the performance of Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV series in 2008. The co-star of the series are Selena Gomez, David Henrie and Jake T Austin. She made a You Tube video with her co-star of Wizard, Selena Gomez and David Henrie and created her own You Tube channel.
In the Disney Channel Original Movie Dadnapped, she had a voice role. She lent her voice to Phineas and Rerb as the voice of Amanda, Candace’s daughter in the future in 2 episodes also. She played the main character in 2010 in the film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars a Harriet M, the led role Disney Channel Movie and 2011 she was in the film Mean Girls 2 playing abby Hanover.
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some nice photo of cute Jennifer Stone.
some nice photo of cute Jennifer Stone.