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‘Cool Age’ renewed for second season

With a series of unexpected twists and turns, “Cool Age” reached the climax of its first season. Now, the show has been renewed for a second season, which will release on the OTT platform, Bongo BD along with the Bongo Boom YouTube Channel in December.

Gaiman’s Paradox: When adaptations are overanalysed

The approach to critiquing any adaptation is to judge it as a separate piece of work, rather than as a companion piece for the book.

Netflix’s ‘The Sandman’ re-creates Neil Gaiman’s world in its own image

If you didn’t read The Sandman, watch The Sandman. If you read The Sandman, don’t expect the same magic as in the pages.

Yash Rohan and Tasnia Farin pair up for ‘Sorry Amit’

On the fifth day of Eid, Abu Mahmud Hayat directorial tele fiction “Sorry Amit” will air on Deepto Television. The production features Tasnia Farin and Yash Rohan in lead roles.

You will see a different Jaya in her first Iranian film ‘Fereshte’

The Bangladesh-Iran joint venture film, directed by Morteza Atashzamzam’s, has been shot in Bangladesh, and Jaya’s straightforward look has impressed one and all. 

Is Bollywood's dominance coming to an end?

The breath-taking success of “Pushpa: The Rise”(the biggest hit in 2021) outshone the Akshay Kumar-starrer “Sooryavanshi”, with a box office collection of Rs 234 crores by its second week.

May 14, 2022
May 14, 2022

Shahiduzzaman Selim’s ‘Shubornobhumi’

National Film Award-winning actor Shahiduzzaman Selim has started shooting for a new film. The movie, titled “Shubornobhumi”, is based on the Liberation War of Bangladesh. It is being directed by Zahid Hosain.

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

'No Land's Man' to screen at Sydney Film Festival

Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki's forthcoming feature film "No Land’s Man" has been selected for the Sydney Film Festival. The news was confirmed by the director himself through social media.

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Tisha wraps up dubbing for Bangabandhu biopic

The shooting wrapped up in January 2022, and the biopic’s release date is yet to be announced.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Mosharraf Karim’s ‘Dour’ to run on Hoichoi this Eid

After garnering wide appreciation for his powerful performance in Hoichoi’s “Mohanagar”, National Film Award winning actor Mosharraf Karim is set to star in the web series, “Dour”, for the streaming platform.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

An astounding interpretation of Bangla folklore

A shakchunni (hag) with twisted feet, a rather jolly djinn looking for sweets in the ebony of night, long strands of loose hair calling upon an entity, and the night-voice calling children from their sleep– this is what Nuhash Humayun’s horror web series “Pett Kata Shaw’’ has in store for its spectators. Re-narrating famous Bangladeshi folklores, Nuhash’s “Pett Kata Shaw ‘’ comprises of four episodes, each running between 25-35 minutes. Starting with its first episode, “Ei Building e Meye Nished”, the Chorki original was slow to take off. Starring Shohel Mondol and Shirin Akter Shela, this episode revolves around the long-known ghost story of how petnis (spectres) feel invited when one decides to bring fish home at night.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Yash Rohan and Tasnia Farin pair up for ‘Sorry Amit’

On the fifth day of Eid, Abu Mahmud Hayat directorial tele fiction “Sorry Amit” will air on Deepto Television. The production features Tasnia Farin and Yash Rohan in lead roles.

April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022

You will see a different Jaya in her first Iranian film ‘Fereshte’

The Bangladesh-Iran joint venture film, directed by Morteza Atashzamzam’s, has been shot in Bangladesh, and Jaya’s straightforward look has impressed one and all. 

April 23, 2022
April 23, 2022

Is Bollywood's dominance coming to an end?

The breath-taking success of “Pushpa: The Rise”(the biggest hit in 2021) outshone the Akshay Kumar-starrer “Sooryavanshi”, with a box office collection of Rs 234 crores by its second week.

April 18, 2022
April 18, 2022

The longstanding fascination with Regency romance

How is it that the privileged lives of the British upper classes, in a period of time which lasted arguably less than a decade, have managed to leave behind such an impressive legacy in English literature?

April 16, 2022
April 16, 2022

Thrilling trailer for ‘Paap Punno’ released

The trailer of the much-anticipated film “Paap Punno”, directed by Gias Uddin Selim, was released recently, showcasing the beautiful chemistry between Siam Ahmed and debutant Shahnaz Sumi, alongside a mysterious role portrayed by Chanchal Chowdhury.  Fazlur Rahman Babu plays a police officer in the film.