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  • Talented Singer Tashfee

    Tashfee's latest 'Shur'

    Being the first female ambassador of Artist Spread and a rising star in the Bangladeshi music scene, Tashfee is a talented singer who has quickly made a name for herself. Possessing a unique singing style and an amazing voice, she has garnered notable attention from mainstream media as well as renowned musicians. Her latest single Shur was officially launched last Saturday, 12 May, at The Westin Dhaka, with famous artists such as Bappa Mazumder

  • Renowned singer Momtaz sings for Film Debi

    Momtaz sings for Debi

    Renowned artist Momtaz has lent her voice to the song Doyel Pakhir Konnya Re for Jaya Ahsan's upcoming flick Debi. The song has been composed by Pritom Hasan and the lyrics were written by Rakib Hasan

  • The Star-studded Launch of SaRa

    Last week, stars from our showbiz industry came together to launch a new fashion brand in the city. The clothing line SaRa focuses on offering trendy wear options to the fashion-conscious young crowd of Dhaka. Sara Zaker was the Chief Guest at the launching of the brand. Celebrities including actors Farooque Ahmed and Nirob Hossain; singers Xefer, Oyshee, Pritom Hasan and Shataj, as well as models Doyel and Azim-ud-Dowla were also present at the

  • Rituparna Sengupta

    Aha re - A Cross-border Love Story of Cooks!

    After Ekti Cinemar Golpo, Arifin Shuvoo and Rituparna Sengupta are all set to find their ultimate true love - the love for food! Rituparna and Shuvoo will be seen in a movie named Aha Re where Shuvoo will play

  • Popular Actor Mosharraf Karim

    Ten Times the fun in ‘Jibon Babur Chithi’

    Mosharraf Karim's presence in TV dramas has never failed to amaze his audience. This time he is going to bring something more versatile for us. In a TV drama named Jibon Babur Chithi, Mosharraf is going to

  • Culture Initiatives honors Satyajit Ray on its first day

    Recently launched with the aim of promoting prominent examples of films, music, art and theatre dramas that represent the rich culture of Bangladesh, Culture Initiatives is a brand new platform organized by The Daily Star. Hosted

  • Shakib Khan-Bubly

    Look out for - Chittagainga Poa, Noakhailla Maiya

    News anchor turned actor Bubly is pairing up with Shakib in this film, directed by Uttam Akash. This famous pair has already entertained us with some other popular films including Shootar, Bossgiri and Rangbaaz.

  • Shakib Khan latest film Chaalbaaz

    Chaalbaaz making moves!

    It shouldn't really be a surprise at this point. Once again, for the umpteenth time, another Shakib Khan film has hit off really well with the fans. Shakib's latest film Chaalbaaz, released last week on 27th April, has

  • Lubna Marium to receive the prestigious Proyash Somman Award

    The esteemed dancer, art director and researcher Lubna Marium has been announced to receive the prestigious Proyash Somman Award 2018 for her “outstanding contribution to the growth and development of dance”. To be held

  • Dhallywood Actress Mahiya Mahi

    Mahi's false shooting!

    It was a perfectly normal day in the life of Mahiya Mahi. Scheduled to do shooting for the brand new film Tui Shudhu Amar, she was ready to do her best and give it her all. But halfway through the shooting she

  • Singer Taposh got Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2018

    Taposh wins India's prestigious Dadsaheb Phalke Award

    One of India's highest awards in the field of cinema, the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award, has been awarded to Bangladesh's leading singer and music director Kaushik Hossain Taposh. The award was handed to Taposh at the

  • Nabila's weeding

    Nabila's final hours as a bachelorette!

    The announcement of Nabila's wedding had many of her fans in tears; tears of happiness, that is. On last Thursday night, 26th April, the much-awaited matrimony finally took place, and it was as festive as we had all imagined! Alongside her better half Jubaidul Haque Reem, Nabila certainly looked the part of an ecstatic bride in both of the main events. Her Gaaye Holud in particular, was a night of much festivity, and her wedding only topped it up a notch. Star Showbiz once again wishes her a happy conjugal life!

  • Elita and Bibek

    Elita and Bibek's 'Tumi Nei To Ami Nei' resonates!

    Known as a promising singer of the current generation, Bibek Majumdar has wowed his fans once again with his latest song Tumi Nei To Ami Nei, performed alongside the ever-popular singing sensation Elita Karim.

  • Nabila to tie the knot!

    Famed actor and anchor Masuma Rahman Nabila will break hearts as she ties the knot with Jubaidul Haque Reem on 26th April, 2018! The wedding function will take place in Raowa Convention centre and the entire showbiz

  • Pritom Hasan as Rajkumar

    One of the most promising music directors of the current time, Pritom Hasan, has returned once again with a brand new single named Rajkumar. The music video was released last week and it instantly hit off quite well with the fans.

  • Alamgir's 'Ekti Cinemar Golpo' gets a Boishaki release

    Pohela Boishakh is the ideal holiday for Bangladeshis to enjoy new films, so of course, directors and filmmakers alike are never shy of letting go of the opportunity. Alamagir, who is directing a film again after a long break, has

  • Ferdous, Purnima and Mehazabien inaugurates Twelve

    Popular stars of the entertainment industry Ferdous, Purnima and Mehazabien were present during the inauguration ceremony of the third branch of the local clothing store Twelve.

  • Lux Channel I Super Star 2018

    The brand new 'Channel i presents Lux Super Star'!

    After a hiatus of three years, the biggest reality show in the country is making a grand comeback with its 9th overall iteration. Being presented with the brand new title of Channel i presents Lux Super Star, the

  • Popular Singer Habib Wahid

    Habib's Boishaki 'Jhor'

    Habib has always been known for presenting unique songs on special occasions. Just two months ago on Valentine's Day, Tomar Chokhe Jol was released which presented Habib in a bizarre magician-like look.

  • Jaya Ahsan's Film Debi

    ‘Debi’ to Be Released At Kolkata

    Based on the novel written by the one and only Humayun Ahmed, the upcoming film Debi has been at the center of attention since it was first announced.

  • ‘Matir Projar Deshe’ going strong in its second week

    Matir Projar Deshe (Kingdom of Clay Subjects) has been going strong in its second week since its release in Bangladesh. Initially premiering at the Seattle International Film Festival way back in May 2016

  • Singer Minar Rahman Latest Song Barabari

    Mamo stars in Minar's ‘Barabari’

    Model, actor and winner of the 2006 Lux Channel i Superstar, Zakia Bari Mamo has already appeared in a number of dramas and projects over the years. This time she includes a new addition to her repertoire in the form of a music video.

  • Actress Pori Moni

    Pori Moni Put to the Test!

    The upcoming new film Swapnajal has raised some hype in the past few days, for reasons more than one. Not only is this film meant to feature Pori Moni in a brand new approach, it will serve to show just how successful she can be

  • Yashpal Sharma cast in Tauquir Ahmed's 'Fagun Hawa'

    Based on the 1952 Language Movement, director Tauquir Ahmed's latest film Fagun Hawa offers a promising story on the historic incident. According to Tauquir Ahmed himself in a recent interview, he has chosen to cast Bollywood's

  • Bangladesh all rounder Shakib Al Hasan

    A Heartfelt Song Dedicated to Shakib Al Hasan

    In an approach that can only be made out of sheer respect and love for an individual, the popular music app Yonder Music Bangladesh has recently released a track named Oporajeyo which is dedicated to the best all-rounder in the

  • Apu Biswas spotted Shakib Khan's film Bhaijan Elo Re shooting alongside Srabanti Chatterjee

    Apu spotted in Shakib's shooting!

    The divorce between Apu and Shakib was made official at 12th of this month, and by now, it should be old news for everyone. But it seems there is never any shortage of intertwined happenings in the lives of

  • Dhaliwood Actress Bobby

    Bobby Bursts Forth in 'Bizli' Trailer

    Last week, the trailer for Dhaliwood's first superhero-based film, Bizli, dazzled the audience nationwide. In the exclusive trailer released by Jaaz Multimedia on Facebook, Bobby was seen sporting red hair with

  • Dhaliwood Actress Pori Moni become producer of Shonar Tori

    Producer Pori!

    Pori Moni has surprised everyone with the reveal of her production company named “Shonar Tori”. The first film to release out of the banner will be Khato and it will feature everyone's favorite actor, the national

  • Pooja Sengupta representing Bangladesh in Philippines!

    One of Bangladesh's premiere dance talents, Pooja Sengupta has been invited to participate at the Philippine International Dance Workshop and Festival 2018, along with her team Turongomi as a part of their “National Dance Week”. This is one of the numerous times she has represented Bangladesh internationally. “We are happy, honored and overwhelmed to be a part of this enormous artistic celebration. It is always amazing to represent my beloved

  • Nuhash Humayun

    Nuhash's 'Hotel Albatross' bags 3 Awards!

    Paper Frogs winning last year's Celebrating Life Best Debut Film award is testament to the promise that Nuhash Humayun showed as a director. This time, his film Hotel Albatross received the Best Actor (Asaduzzaman Noor), Best Editing and the Best New Filmmaker (Nuhash) at the Charunirom Film Festival. “Huge thanks to Charunirom, The Hotel Albatross team and everyone who believed in our weird little film!” is what Nuhash had to say acknowledging this tremendous achievement.

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