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Britain’s Royal Mail stamps which usually showcase images of royalty and the reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth, will now feature a different kind of Queen.(Royal Mail)

Rock band Queen honoured with Royal Mail stamps for 50th anniversary

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2020 07:16 PM IST
The latest Royal Mail series will have prints of Queen, the veteran rock band which featured the legendary Freddie Mercury as the frontman.
A street in London has been named after Freddie Mercury.(Instagram)
A street in London has been named after Freddie Mercury.(Instagram)

A street in London has been named after Freddie Mercury

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2020 11:03 AM IST
A quiet corner of south-west London has been named Freddie Mercury close in memory of the famous Indian-origin singer-songwriter who lived in the area with his family.
British musician, songwriter and lead singer for the band ‘Queen’, Mercury was famous for his flamboyant stage performances.(Youtube)
British musician, songwriter and lead singer for the band ‘Queen’, Mercury was famous for his flamboyant stage performances.(Youtube)

Freddie Mercury’s kimono gets an exhibition

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 03:23 PM IST
Titled ‘Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk’, the major exhibition opens February 29 and will showcase the garment worn by the musician at home.
Set up in 2008 in the memory of Shakti Bhatt, the prize honours debut authors from the South Asian subcontinent with Rs 2 lakh and a trophy.(Unsplash)
Set up in 2008 in the memory of Shakti Bhatt, the prize honours debut authors from the South Asian subcontinent with Rs 2 lakh and a trophy.(Unsplash)

12th Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize shortlist announced

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 12:59 PM IST
With five books, instead of its usual six, the shortlist this year includes two works of non- fiction and three fiction.
Rocketman movie review: Taron Egerton gave a careen-defining performance as Elton John.
Rocketman movie review: Taron Egerton gave a careen-defining performance as Elton John.

Rocketman movie review: Taron Egerton soars in the sky, explodes in all the brilliant colours of Elton John

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Srivastava
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2019 05:22 PM IST
Rocketman movie review: Taron Egerton puts on the brightest suits and the biggest hats to play the iconic Elton John in Dexter Fletcher’s film.
A still from Bohemian Rhapsody trailer.(YouTube)
A still from Bohemian Rhapsody trailer.(YouTube)

The Taste With Vir: How close to reality is a TV show or a movie based on true events?

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 02:28 PM IST
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi speaks about films and TV shows based on true events, but what about one that distorts the truth but goes on to become one of the year’s biggest hits and earns an Oscar for its star?
Best Actor winner Rami Malek reacts after falling down the stairs on the stage.(REUTERS)
Best Actor winner Rami Malek reacts after falling down the stairs on the stage.(REUTERS)

Rami Malek falls off stage after Best Actor win at Oscars 2019. See pics

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2019 11:38 AM IST
Rami Malek required assistance from paramedics after he fell off the stage at the Oscars. He won his first ever Oscar on Sunday for Bohemian Rhapsody.
Rami Malek reacts while holding his Oscar after accepting the Best Actor award for his role in "Bohemian Rhapsody".(REUTERS)
Rami Malek reacts while holding his Oscar after accepting the Best Actor award for his role in "Bohemian Rhapsody".(REUTERS)

Oscars 2019: Rami Malek wins best actor for Bohemian Rhapsody

Reuters | By Reuters, Los Angeles
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2019 09:55 AM IST
Rami Malek has won the Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Bohemian Rhapsody for his portrayal of late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in the musical.
A Star Is Born has been nominated for best picture.(Courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures)
A Star Is Born has been nominated for best picture.(Courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures)

Oscars 2019: Who should win at the Academy Awards this year? Vote for your favourites

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2019 02:12 PM IST
Oscars 2019: Vote for your favourites in Best Picture, Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Director, Best Actor In A Supporting Role and Best Actress In A Supporting Role categories.
(Unsplash)
(Unsplash)

A challenging, hopeful year ahead for the arts

Hindustan Times | By Poulomi Banerjee
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2019 12:49 PM IST
If Bohemian Rhapsody paid tribute to the late musician Freddie Mercury on screen, at Mumbai’s National Centre for Performing Arts was staged the musical, Queen, Mercury’s iconic band. There are more shows of the play coming up in 2019.
A rare class photo shows Farrokh Bulsara (at right, kneeling) at St Peter’s School in Panchgani in the ’50s. ‘He was already good at piano,’ says classmate Ajay Goyal (in dark shirt).(Photo courtesy Ajay Goyal)
A rare class photo shows Farrokh Bulsara (at right, kneeling) at St Peter’s School in Panchgani in the ’50s. ‘He was already good at piano,’ says classmate Ajay Goyal (in dark shirt).(Photo courtesy Ajay Goyal)

Before he broke free: Classmates of Freddie Mercury share untold memories

Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2018 12:57 PM IST
As his biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody, hits screens, a look back at the early, India years of Farrokh Bulsara, the flamboyant lead singer and frontman of Queen.
Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: Rami Malek plays Freddie Mercury to a toothy perfection in the film.
Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: Rami Malek plays Freddie Mercury to a toothy perfection in the film.

Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: Rami Malek’s film makes a little silhouette of a big man, Freddie Mercury

Hindustan Times | By Soumya Srivastava
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2018 05:31 PM IST
Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: Rami Malek does his best as the iconic Freddie Mercury but could still not save the film that is only looking to make the people sing along to Queen’s hit songs and give a superficial look at their story.
The film captures beautifully the larger-than-life essense of Mercury, the flamboyant lead singer and frontman of British rock band Queen.
The film captures beautifully the larger-than-life essense of Mercury, the flamboyant lead singer and frontman of British rock band Queen.

Bohemian Rhapsody is a stirring spectacle, says Rashid Irani

Hindustan Times | By Rashid Irani
PUBLISHED ON NOV 15, 2018 04:25 PM IST
Expect stunning music and an outstanding performance by Rami Malek in this moving tribute to Freddie Mercury.
Bryan Adams is in India on a five-city tour. Titled, The Ultimate Tour, it will see him perform material from the fourteenth studio album
Bryan Adams is in India on a five-city tour. Titled, The Ultimate Tour, it will see him perform material from the fourteenth studio album

“Artists shouldn’t be fooled by the Internet...concentrate on the songs more than social media”

Hindustan Times | By Ananya Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 06, 2018 11:42 PM IST
Canadian polymath and rock legend Bryan Adams talks about the pitfalls of social media, the genius of A R Rahman, his love for India, and also reveals that his coming-of-age rock classic Summer of ‘69 had nothing to do with the summer of 1969
Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in a still from Bohemian Rhapsody.
Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in a still from Bohemian Rhapsody.

Rami Malek says Freddie Mercury’s sexuality will be addressed in Bohemian Rhapsody

Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent, Los Angeles
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 04:25 PM IST
In an interview, 37-year-old Rami Malek said he was saddened by the fact that people are passing remarks about Bohemian Rhapsody based on its teaser.
Ranveer Singh charms everyone with his quirkiness.(Instagram)
Ranveer Singh charms everyone with his quirkiness.(Instagram)

Fun videos with celebs or whacky dancing on weddings, Ranveer Singh is cute no matter what he does

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 05:02 PM IST
Ranveer Singh knows how to be weird and be weird in the cutest way possible. Here are all the times he won us over with his quirkiness.
Actor Chintrangda Singh was in Bangkok.
Actor Chintrangda Singh was in Bangkok.

From Ranveer Singh to Parineeti Chopra: How Bollywood is beating the heat this summer. See pics

Hindustan Times | By Yashika Mathur
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2018 12:10 PM IST
Bollywood is on a much needed summer vacation. Check out where the stars are holidaying before getting back to the bay, and work.
Bohemian Rhapsody will release in the UK before the USA.
Bohemian Rhapsody will release in the UK before the USA.

Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury is the soul of Bohemian Rhapsody trailer. Watch video

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2018 07:54 PM IST
Bryan Singer was the first director of Bohemian Rhapsody, but he was replaced with Dexter Fletcher halfway into the film.
Ranveer Singh looks so much like Ranveer Singh.(Instagram)
Ranveer Singh looks so much like Ranveer Singh.(Instagram)

Ranveer Singh looks just like Freddie Mercury in this new video from Switzerland trip

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2018 06:10 PM IST
Ranveer Singh looks just like Freddie Mercury in this new video shot in Switzerland.
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