Veteran actor Chandrashekhar passed away today. He was 97. The actor was best known for essaying the role of Arya Sumant in Ramanand Sagar's television series, ‘Ramayan’.
Actors Hrithik Roshan, Vicky Kaushal and Sakshi Tanwar among others step forward amid COVID crisis and donate to CINTAA to help daily wage artists.
FWICE and CINTAA had called off the shoots as the IFTPC had not met their demands of working in eight-hour shifts and providing insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh for workers. Now, after a virtual meeting on Wednesday held between IFTPC, FWICE, and CINTAA, issues have been worked on.
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has now donated a sum of Rs 25 lakhs to the Cine and TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) which will provide help to as many as 4,000 daily-wage artists who come under its purview.
Actor Amit Behl, senior joint secretary, CINTAA remarked, "Unlike some of the other associations, as a union, we don't have a big corpus or are cash-rich. We appeal to our A-listers to help our members better."
Shilpa Shinde, who made headlines for her controversial exit from comedy-drama Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain, has again come in the limelight.
Sushant Singh, general secretary, CINTAA said the organisation is collaborating with several people to eliminate the issue. Actor Renuka Shahane, filmmaker Amol Gupte, journalist Bharti Dubey, PoSH (Prevention of Sexual Harassement) lawyers and psychologists will also be part of the committee.
Tara producer accused Alok Nath of raping her in an elaborate post on social media. In the wake of this, CINTAA to send a notice to the actor seeking his stand on the matter.
CINTAA's Constitution bars it from taking up any case which is more than three years old. Since the sexual harassment took place in 2008, they cannot help the actress now.
Along with Shilpa Shinde, Hina Khan and Niti Taylor are also in the contestant list for Bigg Boss 11.
Mumbai: Television actor Amit Behl, who is the joint secretary of the Cine and TV Artists' Association (CINTAA), on Wednesday publicly apologised to actors Rakhi Sawant and Dolly Bindra for proposing a ban on them