Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Eminent director Syed Salahuddin Zaki dies

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Ekushey Padak winning film director, producer and film writer Syed Salahuddin Zaki died at a city hospital on Monday night. He was 77. The family said that Salauddin Zaki fell sick on Monday night. He was taken to United Hospital in Dhaka where duty doctors declared him dead. Syed Salahuddin Zaki ... Read more

Shilpakala Academy organizes exhibition of artist Ismail Chowdhury’s artwork

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy organized a solo painting exhibition of painter Ismail Chowdhury. Painter Ismail Chowdhury has participated in more than half a hundred solo and joint exhibitions in various countries including Bangladesh, Japan, USA, Italy, Nepal, and Bhutan, reads a press release. The elite and talented artists of the country have ... Read more

Feroza Begum’s 9th death anniv today

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Today is the ninth anniversary of the death of the legendary Nazrul Sangeet singer Feroza Begum. Feroza Begum was born on July 28, 1926 to Khan Bahadur Mohammad Ismail and Begum Kawakabonnessa. Drawn to music at an early age, Feroza Begum started her formal music education under the tutelage of Chitta ... Read more

Bhupen Hazarika’s birth anniv today

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Today is the 97th anniversary of the birth of eminent singer, lyricist and musician Bhupen Hazarika, who is still popular among music lovers in Bangladesh. He conquered the heart of thousands in Bangladesh rendering timeless songs, including Manush Manusher Janya, Ami Ek jajabar, Amra Korbo joy, Bistirna Duparer, Megh Thom Thom ... Read more

‘Jawan’ receives uncut censor certificate in Bangladesh

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Hindi-language action thriller film titled Jawan has received uncut censor certificate in Bangladesh today. Filmmaker Anonno Mamun, owner and director of Action Cut Entertainment, confirmed the news in the noon. ‘Jawan has received uncut censor certificate today and there is no longer any barrier to screen the film ... Read more

Shakib Khan sends legal notice to SMC demanding compensation of Tk 4 crore

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Dhallywood star Shakib Khan has sent a legal notice to SMC Enterprise for breaking the brand advertisement contract between the two parties. As compensation for his losses, the star has demanded Tk 4 crore from the enterprise. The notice, addressed to SMC Managing Director Abdul Haque and General Manager Khandaker Shamim ... Read more

IUB organises musical evening to celebrate Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com A musical evening was organised at the Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) campus in Dhaka’s Bashundhara Residential Area on Thursday (27 July) to mark the birth anniversaries of Rabindranath Tagore and Kazi Nazrul Islam. Renowned singers Adity Mohsin and Bijon Chandra Mistry performed Rabindra Sangeet and Nazrul Geeti respectively. IUB’s Kazi Nazrul ... Read more

‘Venom 3’ to release in summer next year

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Sony Pictures has scheduled the release date for the third instalment of the “Venom” movie series, starring Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock/Venom, for July 12, 2024. While the film remains untitled for now, it marks the first time the franchise ventures into the summer movie season. The previous two films, “Venom” ... Read more

Dhaka Theater to celebrate golden jubilee this year

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Marking the golden jubilee of one of the prolific theatre troupes of the country, Dhaka Theater will celebrate its 50 years on July 29. Established in 1973 by freedom fighter and noted cultural personality Nasir Uddin Yusuff, along with some brave freedom fighters, the troupe earned acclaim in both nationally and ... Read more

Sourav Chowdhury’s 5th solo exhibition underway at AFD

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com The 5th solo art exhibition of Sourav Chowdhury titled “Eternal Existence” has begun at Alliance Française de Dhaka. The inaugural ceremony of the exhibition was held on Friday, 21 July 2023 at 6 pm at La Galerie. Eminent artist Prof. Rafiqun Nabi, Chargé d’affaires of the Embassy of France in Bangladesh, ... Read more

‘5th Bangladesh Film Festival’: Showcasing artistic brilliance of Bangladeshi cinema in Kolkata

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Kolkata is all set to celebrate the finest Bangladeshi films, as the 5th Bangladesh Film Festival is set to commence on July 28 and run until July 31, at the prestigious Nandan Cultural Centre. Organised by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of Bangladesh, the festival promises to showcase the ... Read more

Anisur Rahman Milon appeared in two films while in the US

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com After a year and a half filming in the US, actor Anisur Rahman Milon has finally returned to Bangladesh to complete his unfinished projects. He will soon be seen in two highly-anticipated films, “MR-9” directed by Asif Akbar and “1971 er Sei Shob Din” directed by Hridi Haq. The actor’s stay ... Read more

Ten Years After Rana Plaza show opens at Drik Gallery on Friday

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Ten Years After Rana Plaza, an immersive exhibition marking ten years of the Rana Plaza disaster through interdisciplinary works on the subject by Bangladeshi photographer and filmmaker, Ismail Ferdous, is set to begin on Friday (21 July) at Drik Gallery, Dhaka, said a press release. Following the tragic collapse of the ... Read more

Bangla Academy pays tribute to Dr Muhammad Shahidullah

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com Bangla Academy paid tribute to educationist, writer, philologist and linguist Dr Muhammad Shahidullah organising a commemorative programme at its Syed Waliullah Conference Room on Tuesday. The academy organised the programme marking the 138th anniversary of the birth of Dr Muhammad Shahidullah, which was also streamed on the Facebook page of the ... Read more

‘Shurongo’ breaks the 200-day ‘poran’ record in just 9 days

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Raihan Rafi’s latest Eid film, Shurongo, has continued to wow audiences since its release. Audience response has been overwhelming and Afran Nisho’s debut film is on track to set a remarkable new record. Director Raihan Rafi expressed his excitement that Shurongo has reached a significant milestone at Lion cinema. “The movie ... Read more

Jennifer Garner’s back as Elektra in ‘Deadpool 3’

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Jennifer Garner played the role of Marvel character “Elektra” in the 2003 “Daredevil” and in the standalone film “Elektra” in 2005. She will be seen in the upcoming film “Deadpool 3” as the sai-wielding superhero. The sequel is currently filming in London, falling under the Disney and the Marvel Cinematic Universe ... Read more

25th National Fine Arts Exhibition 2023 ends July 15

Cultural Desk : dhakamirror.com The 5th National Fine Arts Exhibition-2023 is ongoing under the management of the fine arts department organised by Shilpakala Academy. The opening ceremony of the 25th National Fine Arts Exhibition was held on May 28th. The exhibition in which artists from all over the country have participated is coming to a ... Read more

Florida Keys underwater music show promotes coral reef conservation

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Hundreds of divers and snorkelers took part in the event. Hundreds of divers and snorkelers have listened to an underwater concert that advocated coral reef protection in the Florida Keys. The Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival, which also spotlighted eco-conscious diving, took place at Looe Key Reef, an area of the ... Read more

30 bands to feature performance at Dhaka Summer Con

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com The country’s biggest pop culture festival, Dhaka Summer Con 2023 will be held over three days from July 13-15 at the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital. 30 bands will perform on one stage at the first-ever Dhaka Summer Con to be held at Hall 3 and Hall 4 ... Read more