Sajid Khan Might Direct ‘Awara Paagal Deewana’ Sequel

href=”author/joseph-bhatena”>Joseph Bhatena , 12 Apr 2021Sajid Khan

What? A sequel to ‘Awara Paagal Deewana?’ Wow! I sure am super excited to hear this. The first part was simply amazing and I personally loved every bit of it. Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Suniel Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani, and others had my jaws hurting as I couldn’t stop laughing watching the film. Vikram Bhatt, with his direction, made sure not to disappoint fans as he delivered a laughter riot of a film! Now, news is that there will be a sequel to the first one and it might be directed by Sajid Khan.

The director has given us some of the best comedy films that will always be afresh in our memories. Sajid has always been passionate about his work and many of the actors love working with him. Firoz Nadiadwala recently in his statement to the press said “If the script comes out well and Sajid approves, he will be directing the film.” Sajid has been Firoz’s first choice in directing the film and if everything works well, he will have Sajid on board as a director.

With the script still in development, we don’t know much about it. But I can’t wait for this to happen! Stay tuned to this space for more updates on this film.

Akshay Kumar Hospitalised As A Precautionary Measure After Testing Positive For COVID-19

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 05 Apr 2021Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Just yesterday, we got news of actor Akshay Kumar testing positive for COVID-19. In the past few days, India has been seeing a surge in the number of active cases as we have been hit with the second wave of the pandemic. It came as a shock to all his fans when Akshay announced that he had caught the virus, too. The actor took to his social media to share the news.

In the note, he had written that he has self isolated and following all the safety guidelines, hoping to get back to work very soon. But just today, he shared another note stating that as a necessary precaution and as advised by his doctors, he has been hospitalised. He assured that he was doing fine and thanked everyone for their blessings and prayers.

Here’s what he wrote in his note:

Thank you everyone for all your warm wishes and prayers, they seem to be working , I am doing fine, but as a precautionary measure under medical advice, I have been hospitalised. I hope to be back home soon. Take care

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The actor was recently shooting for his upcoming film titled ‘Ram Setu’ alongside Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha. News is that around 45 members of the crew of the film have also tested positive for the virus. The shoot has been put on hold now, with the rest of the team isolating at home. After Akshay’s diagnosis, Nushrratt took to her Instagram to share a story, informing that she has isolated herself and is taking all the necessary precautions like steam inhalation to take care of her health and stay healthy for when shoot resumes.

Here’s wishing Akshay and the rest of the Ram Setu team a speedy recovery and for them to resume shoot very soon!

Exclusive: Busy 2021 For Kriti Sanon As She Begins Shooting For Adipurush Post April 10

href=”author/showbiz-intern”>Showbiz Intern , 05 Apr 2021Kriti Sanon

Kriti Sanon is clearly on a roll and there’s no stopping it! The actress gained popularity for her impeccable acting skills and good looks which manages to steal our hearts every single time we see her on-screen. I still remember how I was in awe of her performance in her first film Heropanti, and eight years post that, the feeling is still the same. She’s one actress whose career graph just keeps getting better and this year she will be seen in not one but, seven films! Yes, you read that right.

The actress is currently shooting for Bhediya in Arunanchal Pradesh and after 10th April, she will commence shooting for an Indian mythological film directed by Om Raut titled, Adipurush alongside mega-star Prabhas and Saif Ali Khan. This movie is based on the Hindu epic Ramayana and we will get to witness Kriti as Sita, Prabhas as Lord Rama, and Saif Ali Khan as Ravana. As a child, I enjoyed reading mythological stories and Ramayana was my absolute favourite. It will be interesting to watch this movie as we will get to see our favourite stars in never-seen-before avatars.

Along with the above-mentioned movies, Kriti has multiple major films lined up, which include — Bachchan Pandey with Akshay Kumar, Ganapath with Tiger Shroff, Mimi, Hum Do Hamare Do, and another movie that is still under wraps. 2021 is surely going to be a busy year for this actress and I can’t wait to watch all her movies.

Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal & Bhumi Pednekar Test Positive During The Second Wave Of Covid 19

href=”author/joseph-bhatena”>Joseph Bhatena , 05 Apr 2021Akshay kumar, Bhumi Pednekar, Vicky Kaushal (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar @bhumipednekar @vickykaushal09

Over the past few weeks, the world has constantly been under the threat of the second wave of the Coronavirus. Just when things seemed to get a little better and the number of cases was finally dropping down, India has been hit by the second wave of Covid 19. Amidst all the states, Maharashtra has witnessed and reported a huge rise in the Covid cases.

In the past few weeks, a number of actors have tested positive for the virus, and today, three more actors announced that they had tested positive. Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar, and Akshay Kumar took to social media to share the news that they had been infected by the coronavirus. While Vicky and Bhumi are showing mild symptoms and are under home quarantine, Akshay on the other hand has gotten himself admitted to a hospital as a precautionary measure. All three actors have urged everyone to stay safe and take necessary precautions to fight the virus and have also urged the ones whom they have come in contact with to get themselves tested too.

Check out the posts below!Bhumi Pednekar’s Story (Source: Instagram | @bhumipednekar)

Vicky Kaushal (Source: Instagram | @vickykaushal09)

Akshay Kumar’s Story (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Here’s wishing Akshay, Vicky, and Bhumi a speedy recovery.

Popular Dance Group MJ5 Makes Their Singing Debut With ‘Bawaal’

href=”author/kavisha-mody”>Kavisha Mody , 15 Mar 2021MJ5 in Bawaal (Source: MJ5)

If you like to dance then you must have surely heard of an all-boys dance group called the MJ5. Dance runs in their bloodstreams and their quirky and insanely co-ordinated videos have managed to take everyone by surprise. This all-male dance quintet is already an internet sensation for its moves. However, they blew us all away when they made their singing debut with the track ‘Bawaal‘ and launched themselves as India’s youngest boy band. Watching these talented boys venture into the world of music is nothing short of thrilling. Here’s everything you need to know about their new track and the idea behind it!

All about MJ5 

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A mutual love for dance & music brought college friends, R Kartik, Himanshu Gola, Rohit Singh, Vishnu Kumar and Dennis Anthony together and they formed the MJ5 in 2013. Throughout these years, this talented dance crew has formed a legacy for themselves with their unique locking & popping animative style. Also, they hold the world record for having 26 different variations of a moonwalk, how cool is that? They won the title of India’s Dancing Superstar on Star Plus back in 2013 and since then their following has only been growing by the day. Currently, MJ5 has more than 670k followers on Instagram and 2.27 million subscribers on YouTube. However, they just launched themselves as India’s youngest boy band and blew everyone away. Keep reading for the deets!

All about their debut track ‘Bawaal‘

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Many A-list celebrities like Kartik Aryan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Remo D’Souza and many more have been a fan of MJ5′s work. However, they took everyone by surprise when they launched their own debut single ‘Bawaal‘ and ventured into the music industry. Their track composed by Dixant Shaurya and Nitish R Kumar in association with One Digital Entertainment. Their colourful music video was shot entirely in the Maldives and it gives out a beautiful summery weekend vibe. Directed by Kishalay Tiwari and Nitish R Kumar, The idea behind this fun track is to encourage people to adopt a positive mindset and combat the pandemic-blues that many of us are feeling. MJ5 nailed the vocals and it can truly pass off as the new summer anthem of 2021! Also, this track proved how versatile these boys are, from kick-ass dancing to creating groovy music, they can do it all.

Here’s what the founder of MJ5, R Kartik has to say,

While our dance work has been largely influenced by international artists like Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, Chris Brown and Usher. We have also been very fond of BTS and the cult legacy they have carved for themselves as a boy band in the millennial age. As creative artists, we never wanted to restrict ourselves to just dance and wanted to explore other avenues within the creative gamut. Our vision is to be one of the best millennial powerhouse boy band sensations and India’s answer to BTS & K-Pop music. Our debut track is an ode to all the heroes out there who emerged like warriors from a tumultuous 2020 and dived into 2021 with gratitude and optimism, looking towards a promising future devoid of restrictions and dismay. That darkness is behind you, and only happiness is ahead.

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We are absolutely loving ‘Bawaal’ and are totally mesmerised by their picturesque music video. In only 2 days, they have garnered more than 2.6 million views on YouTube. Have you checked their awesome music video out yet? If you haven’t then click here and start grooving right away!

Also, don’t forget to follow @missmalinitrending to know more about your favourite influencers and content creators!

Lyca Productions & Mahaveer Jain To Collaborate With Karan Johar, Mani Ratnam & Other Filmmakers

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 03 Mar 2021Mani Ratnam; Mahaveer Jain; Karan Johar (Source: Instagram | @madrastalkies, @karanjohar)

The way the world works today, collaborations are the way to go. Be it among creators or businesses, it’s now considered a better way of working and growing, and rightly so! Now, on the occasion of Lyca Group‘s Chairman, Allirajah SubasKaran‘s birthday, they announced that they are set to partner with some of the most iconic filmmakers in the country.

These are all very big and iconic names in the film industry that includes Aanand L Rai, Akshay Kumar, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari & Nitesh Tiwari, Dinesh Vijan, Karan Johar, Mani Ratnam, Rajkumar Hirani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Shankar and Sooraj Barjatya.

Lyca Productions, founded by Allirajah SubasKaran of the British multinational corporation ‘Lyca Group‘, is one of the leading film studios in the South. They have made mega films like Shankar‘s 2.O starring Rajnikanth & Akshay Kumar and many more films.

Speaking about the collaboration, producer Mahaveer Jain says:

We are truly overwhelmed with the love & warmth we have received from our friends of the film fraternity. Deeply humbled & grateful.

Mahaveer Jain adds:

We believe the medium of Entertainment has the power to spread love, joy & happiness. We wish to contribute in the same along with all our respected partners & this wonderful development on Subas Anna’s Birthday has made it all the more special.

Now, this sure is an amazing set of filmmakers that they are going to be collaborating with and I sure cannot wait to know more about they have in store for us!

Vicky Kaushal & Manushi Chhillar’s Upcoming YRF Film Gets A Tentative Title

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 01 Mar 2021Vicky Kaushal & Manushi Chhillar

Vicky Kaushal & Manushi Chhillar‘s upcoming film under Yash Raj Films went on floors recently as we saw the cast new off for the shoot of the film in Maheshwar. While it was said to be a comedy, we hadn’t known of the title yet. Now, a Bollywood Hungama report states that the film finally has a title, though it is only tentative.

Directed by Victor, a source tells the publication that the film is a “madcap comedy of errors” and that it’s going to be called ‘The Great Indian Family’ or TGIF (which is also millennial lingo for Thank God It’s Friday). The film is reportedly set to revolve around a dysfunctional family and is the first time Vicky is attempting to do comedy.

The source also mentions that it is only the tentative title and that it can change according to Aditya Chopra‘s wishes. The team is also said to have almost completed shoot on the project. But coming to whether this will be Manushi’s debut vehicle, the source confirms that thought this film is shot, Prithviraj, starring Akshay Kumar in the lead, will be Manushi’s Bollywood debut this Diwali. The source ends by adding that TGIF will release only sometime in early 2022.

Now, with the title also here, I am super excited to catch Vicky and Manushi in this comedy! What about you guys?

Alia Bhatt To Reportedly Croon A Song For Gangubai Kathiawadi

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 27 Feb 2021Gangubai Kathiawadi poster (Source: Instagram | @aliaabhatt)

Earlier this week, Alia Bhatt unveiled the teaser of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much-anticipated Gangubai Kathiawadi. The teaser received great responses from the audience as well as the celebrities. Right fromAkshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan,Varun Dhawan to Priyanka Chopra, Ram Charan, SS Rajamouli, Katrina Kaif everyone was all praise for the teaser of the film. Now, according to a report by Pinkvilla, a source close to the development revealed that Alia will be lending her voice for a song in the upcoming period-drama.

The publication quoted a source as saying— “Alia is a really good singer, while Mr Bhansali is a celebrated composer, so the duo decided to collaborate for a song in the film. The composition will be in a more intense space and both Mr Bhansali and Alia are looking forward to it”.

Meanwhile, actor Ajay Devgn is all set to start shooting for the film today where Alia will join him too. For the unversed, Ajay has reunited with Sanjay Leela Bhansali after 22 long years. They last worked in ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’. 

Gangubai Kathiawadi is inspired by a chapter from novelist Hussain Zaidi’s Mafia Queens of Mumbai.

Amitabh Bachchan, Sidharth Malhotra & Akshaye Khanna’s Aankhen 2 To Reportedly Kick off In May

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 24 Feb 2021Sidharth Malhotra, Amitabh Bachchan and Akshaye Khanna (Source: Instagram | @sidmalhotra, @amitabhbachchan)

The legendary Amitabh Bachchan has given us some iconic performances and films that have managed to stay with us still. One such film of his is the 2002 film, Aankhen, where he played a blind mastermind called Vijay Singh Rajput who successfully takes on a bank heist along with two other blind men played by Akshay Kumar and Arjun Rampal.

Now, he is set to come back with the sequel to the film titled Aankhen 2. Directed by Abinay Deo, the film will also star Sidharth Malhotra and Akshaye Khanna. News was that Sunil Grover has also joined the cast. According to an article in Mid-Day, the makers are intending to kick start the first schedule of the film this May.

About the shoot starting soon, a source tells the publication:

The heist in Aankhen 2 is being planned on a grander scale. The temperamental Vijay Singh Rajput returns after serving his prison sentence and leads a new team of visually-impaired people, played by Sidharth, Akshaye and Sunil, as they rob a gaming establishment. Considering the story is set abroad, the unit has done recce in the UK and Bulgaria. If all goes well, the three actors will kick off the first schedule from May 20 with Bachchan joining them later.

The source also adds that Sidharth is currently shooting for Mission Majnu in Lucknow and will begin prep for Aankhen 2 from mid-April before starting shoot in May.

Previously in 2016, the sequel was announced with Amit Ji, Anil Kapoor and Arshad Warsi along with Regina Cassandra. But the film didn’t take off then.

When Mid-Day contacted director Abhinay Deo, he confirmed that the film and main cast including Amit Ji, Sidharth and Akshaye are confirmed, but that he cannot comment on anything else as they are not very sure of the shoot schedules.

I sure am excited to see this interesting cast come together in this sequel! What about you guys?

Huma Qureshi Wears A Dress That Looks Like A Poppy Flower And We Love It

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 23 Feb 2021Huma Qureshi

Huma Qureshi has been quite the flag bearer for loungewear ever since we’ve gone into hibernation. All of her appearances have been pretty cute and laid-back; she never fails to carry a statement bag with her no matter where she goes. Her latest appearance is quite the step away from her lounge-wear loving days. The star is pretty busy with work and is gearing up for the release of Army Of The Dead. The zombie film will release on the global streaming platform Netflix on May 21, 2021.

The film star an ensemble cast and is a sequel to the 2004 release Dawn of the Dead. The film follows the aftermath of a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas along with a group of mercenaries who risk their lives and venture into a quarantine zone to pull off a heist. Apart from this, the star also has Bell Bottom opposite Akshay Kumar and Vaani Kapoor in her kitty. The movie is set to release on May 28th, 2021. So it looks like May is going to be a pretty busy and happy month for Huma Qureshi.

Here’s a look at Huma Qureshi’s poppy orange dress:

Huma Qureshi wears a pretty orange midi dress. The dress features a deep V-neck, puffy sleeves and an asymmetrical hemline. The A-line dress perfectly complements and accentuates her body; even the length of the dress is so flattering to her height. The star keeps it simple and opts for nude, braided slides; this is where I think she plays it safe and could have opted for something more fun. Even a nude sandal with gold details could have made her look pop. She leaves her hair open and curly. Neutral makeup with flushed cheeks, kohl-lined eyes and a muted pout complete her glam. She finishes out her look with a black facemask.

Huma Qureshi

What do you think of Huma Qureshi’s outfit? Let me know in the comments below.

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Sara Ali Khan Puts A Modern Twist On A Victorian Style Blouse

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 19 Feb 2021Sara Ali Khan

We often spot Sara Ali Khan around the city. She is amongst the top photographed and is always well-dressed. Most times we see her in salwar sets and relaxed kurta styles. And every now and then she throws a curveball our way with a look that completely surprises us. The star experiments quite a bit with colour and styles for promotional events but likes to keep it simple and classy on her personal days. In fact, we spot her in gym wear almost every day.

On the work front, Sara is not too many films old just yet but there’s more to see of her for sure. She even won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut in Kedarnath opposite the late Sushant Singh Rajput. Her last movie Coolie No 1 didn’t do really well, so we’re looking forward to her role in Atrangi Re opposite Akshay Kumar and Dhanush.

Let’s take a closer look at Sara Ali Khan’s modern take on an old trend:

At first glance, you simply notice the statement blouse that Sara Ali Khan is wearing. The white blouse features a high-neck and re-imagined Victorian-style sleeves. Well, you could say that are bishop sleeves with a twist. The top even features a slight peplum effect closer to the hemline and cinches at the waist with an almost corset-like effect. Sara pairs this blouse with a pair of light blue skinny jeans. She plays around with neon pink pops of colour throughout the look with her accessories. A pair of sparkly neon pink hoops and she matches it to her viny strappy shoes. It doesn’t end there, she even matches her nail polish to her accessories.

Sara Ali Khan carries a statement cross-body bag from the Italian brand, Pinko. The mini Love Transparent shoulder bag is crafted with PVC in a quilted-effect. It has a small bird-shaped decoration and metal studs on the flap. The small birds are actually known as the Lovebird ornament and the bag costs approximately 30k rupees. She has her hair in a ponytail and completes her look with kohl-lined eyes and a blue facemask.

Sara Ali Khan

What do you think of Sara Ali Khan’s outfit? Let me know in the comments below.

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Akshay Kumar’s Espionage Thriller ‘Bell Bottom’ Finally Gets A Release Date

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 19 Feb 2021Akshay Kumar in Bell Bottom (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Akshay Kumar has quite a line-up of films in the coming times with Sooryavanshi, Atrangi Re, Bachchan Pandey and Prithviraj among others. and we just got news about his next espionage thriller ‘Bell Bottom’. And the news is about the film’s release date.

The well-known trade analyst, Taran Adarsh informed that the makers of the film, Pooja Entertainment, have locked in on a release date and it is set to hit the theatres on May 28, 2021.

Have a look at his tweet:

AKSHAY KUMAR: #BELLBOTTOM RELEASE DATE FINALISED… #BellBottom – starring #AkshayKumar as #RAW agent – to release in *cinemas* on 28 May 2021… Costars #VaaniKapoor, #HumaQureshi, #LaraDutta and #AdilHussain… Directed by Ranjit M Tewari.

— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 19, 2021

Bell Bottom, directed by Ranjit M Tewari, is said to be based on the true story of a forgotten war hero set around a 1980s plane hijack. Akshay is set to play a RAW agent and Lara Dutta will be seen essaying the role of former Prime Minister, the late Indira Gandhi. The film also stars Huma Qureshi, Vaani Kapoor, Adil Hussain, among others.

This espionage thriller was one of the first projects to be shot and wrapped up in an international location during the COVID-19 pandemic. They shot in Scotland, United Kingdom and were there from August to October 2020.

The makers also released the teaser in October post the wrap of the film and Akshay looks super cool and crisp in a suit, bell-bottom pants and donning a moustache.

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Coming back to the film, I sure am looking forward to May, to catch this interesting tale on the big screen!

Akshay Kumar’s Sooryanvanshi To Reportedly Release On 2nd April This Year

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 04 Feb 2021Sooryavanshi Trailer Launch, (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

The end credits of Rohit Shetty-directed Simmba led to the announcement of Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi. Headlined by Akshay Kumar, the cop-drama, that also stars Ranveer Singh as Simmba and Ajay Devgn as Singham, was slated to release last year on Guddi Padwa but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The government has now allowed 100% occupancy in cinemas and this could be a sigh of relief for all the films that were long due for a release, and Sooryavanshi is one of them. According to a report by Bollywood Hungama, the film could arrive on April 2 this year. The publication quoted a source as saying “Rohit Shetty is leading the discussion with the theatre owners. Co-producer Reliance Entertainment is also a part of these meetings”.The source further added that—“The makers want to solve all the issues cropping up like payment of VPF (virtual print fee), revenue sharing, shortening of the window between OTT and theatrical release, etc. with the exhibitors. They are confident that there would soon be a consensus over these issues.”

Talking about the official announcement of the release, the publication mentioned that the team plans to announce the date of release in a grand way. The makers of the film are going to make sure that enough buzz is generated around the release of the film. The source concluded by saying that the announcement is expected to happen next week.

The film also stars Katrina Kaif, Jackie Shroff, Nikitin Dheer, Abhimanyu Singh, and Sikandar Kher among others.

Abhimanyu Singh To Play Villain In Akshay Kumar’s Bachchan Panday

href=”author/pallavi-manoj”>Pallavi Manoj , 30 Jan 2021Akshay Kumar and Abhimanyu Singh

Akshay Kumar as you may know already is on a shooting spree to make up for the time he lost during the pandemic-induced lockdown. He’s currently shooting for his upcoming movie Bachchan Panday and we can’t wait for the same. The first look poster that the actor had shared was intriguing in itself. The new year began on a high note with Sajid Nadiadwala’s Bachchan Pandey beginning its shoot in Jaisalmer, which will go on till March. After Akshay Kumar’s fierce look now, unveiling the villain of the story- the makers shared that the very talented actor Abhimanyu Singh will be playing the baddie in the film.

Producer Sajid Nadiadwala also has a starry cast of Jacqueline Fernandez, Arshad Warsi, and Pankaj Tripathi in the upcoming action-comedy Bachchan Pandey and this new addition will add another element to the film.

The film also stars Akshay Kumar and Kriti Sanon in the lead roles. This talented and acclaimed star cast is definitely set to deliver an entertainer for the masses, which is one of the most awaited films of the time.

Bachchan Pandey is an upcoming action-comedy film directed by Farhad Samji and is produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.

‘In My Last Three Films, The Sets Were Plastic-Free’ — Bhumi Pednekar

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 29 Jan 2021BhumI Pednekar

Actress Bhumi Pednekar has always been an environmentally conscious citizen who has taken it upon herself to raise awareness about climate conservation. She has also launched her own online and offline initiative called Climate Warrior. Now, she has taken an opportunity to also mention her industry, which has also come forward to raise awareness about climate conservation and zero-waste.

On World Environment Day last year, Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Anushka Sharma, etc came forward for Bhumi’s ‘One Wish For The Earth’ initiative and urged everyone to plant more trees and do their bit to take care of their environment. Last Diwali, Bhumi wished her industry by sending her colleagues saplings that they could plant in their homes.

Bhumi says that it is not just her fraternity coming forward to support her initiative, but that the entire mindset of people in the industry has also shifted for the better.

She shares:

My last three films, the sets were plastic-free. There was no use of single-use plastic. The crew were using steel water bottles. These are very productive steps, because the kind of garbage that is like – that comes out of a film set is large. And this is a conversation that I have with most of my film teams.

She goes on to add:

Another thing that I talk to the team with is about wastage of food and the industry is doing whatever it can to ensure this doesn’t happen on sets. Like, for example, on Durgamati, because that was my last project that I shot for before the pandemic, all the excess food was distributed in a very hygienic way to people who are less fortunate. There were extra meals cooked on set that we could distribute to people. It was a completely pet bottle-free set. So, these are the productive changes that we have to bring about.

This sure is a great step in the right direction, don’t you guys think? Kudos to you, Bhumi!

On the work front, Bhumi will next be seen in the film Badhaai Do opposite Rajkummar Rao, which is a follow-up film to Badhaai Ho. She is currently shooting for the film in Dehradun.

7 Celebrity Collabs By Ashish Chanchlani That Had Us ROFLing

href=”author/kavisha-mody”>Kavisha Mody , 29 Jan 2021Ashish Chanchlani, Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha (Source: Instagram | @ashishchanchlani)

For everyone who doesn’t know, we absolutely love it when influencers collaborate with celebrities! Collab content is always amazing to binge to as it’s full of humour, entertainment and relatability. Over the last few years, we have seen a lot of digital creators venture out and collaborate with Bollywood stars and trust us, their videos are nothing but enjoyable. However, we have to say, Ashish Chanchlani is the king of celeb collabs! He has always managed to blow us away with his content and we love watching him create videos with the stars of the tinsel town. So, if you are looking for your daily dose of entertainment, check out some of our fave celeb collabs by Ashish right here!

Here they are:1. Ashish Chanchlani x Akshay Kumar

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All the #ACVians know that Ashish Chanchlani is a big fan of Akshay Kumar. When he met the star for the first time, it was the biggest moment of his life! He also created an epic video about it on his YouTube channel and tbh, it was so much fun to watch. When two talented artists come together, the content’s gotta be epic, right?

2. Ashish Chanchlani x Sonakshi Sinha & Badshah

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Trust us, this video will leave you in splits because it’s hilarious! It’s titled ‘Sex Clinic Interview’ and it features the stunning Sonakshi Sinha and Badshah. Their comic timing, concept and dialogues really had us cackling by the end of the video.

3. Ashish Chanchlani x Shahid Kapoor 

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Let us tell you one thing, we love Shahid Kapoor! Watching Ashish collab with Shahid was like our dream come true! Their video is called ‘Baap Bijli Aur Bill’, and it’s extremely funny and entertaining. We loved their comic timing and anecdotes, who else wishes for them to collab again? We sure do!

4. Ashish Chanchlani x Kartik Aaryan & Nushrratt Bharuccha

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This collab couldn’t get funnier! Ashish collaborated with the cast of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety around the time the movie was released and we loved every bit of it! Their funny banter with each other was extremely entertaining and tbh, it was also so relatable.

5. Ashish Chanchlani x The Cast Of Fukrey Returns

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During the release of the movie, Fukrey Returns, Ashish collaborated with the cast of this film and their video was nothing but epic! By the end of the video, you will pretty much be ROFLing your life away! 😛

6. Ashish Chanchlani x Sunny Leone

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Up until now, we did not know we needed this Jam session between Ashish and Sunny so bad! We love how both of them are jammin’ and having the time of their lives in this live session. Also, can we please talk about how accurate yet hilarious Ashish’s caption is?

7. Ashish Chanchlani x Sunny Deol 

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Ashish Chanchlani is surely the king of collabs as he also created a super fun and entertaining video with Karan Deol, Sahher Bambba and the legendary Sunny Deol. While the whole video is on YouTube, Ashish shared this adorable snippet on his Instagram and we totally love it. We couldn’t keep calm when Sunny Deol said his popular ‘dhai kilo ka haath‘ dialogue!

We absolutely love watching Ashish collaborate with Bollywood stars ‘cuz his videos are just too entertaining! The way he integrates his ideas with timely humour makes his videos epic and binge-worthy. Which celeb collab by Ashish did you find more entertaining? Tell us in comments below!

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Akshay Kumar Announces The Release Date Of Bachchan Panday

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 23 Jan 2021Akshay Kumar

Khiladi Akshay Kumar has announced the release date of his much-awaited, Bachchan Pandey. He made the announcement days ahead of Republic Day accompanied by a new still. The film will hit the theatres on January 26, next year.

Taking to his Twitter, Akshay wrote, “His one look is enough! #BachchanPandey releasing on 26th January 2022!” The actor also shared a picture with a serious look on his face, donning a brown shirt and a matching stroll tied around his head.

Have a look at the tweet here—

His one look is enough! #BachchanPandey releasing on 26th January, 2022! #SajidNadiadwala @farhad_samji @kritisanon @Asli_Jacqueline @ArshadWarsi @NGEMovies

— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 23, 2021

The team of Bachchan Pandey, including Akshay, Kriti Sanon and Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol is currently shooting in Jaisalmer.

While the cast and crew members of the film have been sharing pictures and videos from the location, the first look of Akshay from the movie grabbed everybody eye. The 52-year-old actor will be seen in a never-before-look in the film. Sharing the look the actor wrote, “New year, old associations…begun shooting for #BachchanPandey, my 10th film with #SajidNadiadwala, and hopefully many more. Need your best wishes and do tell me your thoughts on the look.”

Akshay Kumar’s Bell Bottom May Go For A Direct Digital Release

href=”author/pallavi-manoj”>Pallavi Manoj , 20 Jan 2021Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Akshay Kumar was one of the first actors that jumped back into shooting after the multiple Covid-induced lockdowns our country had. Not to mention that he was also one of the first actors to release his movie Laxmii on Disney+Hotstar. While the movie itself didn’t do too well, looks like another Akshay Kumar film is all set to release on a streaming platform.

The first film that Akshay Kumar started shooting for post lockdown called Bell Bottom may go for a direct OTT release if a report in Bollywood Hungama is to be believed. The producers of the movie Jackky Bhagnani and Vashu Bhagnani have started conversations with Amazon Prime for a direct digital release and so far it seems the deal is going well. There might be some clarity about the same next month.

Just after the release of Laxmii, the makers of Bell Bottom had released a teaser mentioning a theatrical release on 2nd April. But that seems unlikely as another Akshay film, Sooryavanshi might be looking for a release right around then. But the makers are still in discussion about the same and no official announcements have been made yet. Are you shocked by this decision?

Video: Akshay Kumar Plays A Game Of Volleyball With The Jawaans On Army Day

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 15 Jan 2021Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Akshay Kumar always is always one to celebrate our wonderful nation and never misses a chance to respect and honour the armed forces who put their lives on the line to keep us safe everyday.

Just today, on Army Day, the actor went to meet the ‘bravehearts‘ of our nation and engaged in a fun game of volleyball with them. He was there to flag off a marathon on the occasion of Army Day and what better way to bond with them and warm up for the long marathon ahead than a high-energy match, no?

Akshay took to his Instagram to share a glimpse from his game with the army men and it looked like one power-packed one! Akshay can be seen hitting the ball in slow motion in the video.

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Here are a few images with Kriti Sanon that fan clubs posted:

PHOTOS- @akshaykumar sir, @kritisanon and jawans spotted in jaisalmer today !

— Akshay Kumar FG (@AKFansGroup) January 15, 2021

On the work front, Akshay was one of the first actors to resume work post the nationwide lockdown. He even travelled overseas and completed the first schedule of his upcoming film, Bell Bottom in the UK. He is now working on his next film, Bachchan Pandey for which he is shooting in Jaisalmer. His fan accounts were seen sharing glimpses of him from the sets on the internet today and it has gone viral.

Check it out here:

VIDEO- @akshaykumar sir spotted on #BachchanPandey sets in jaisalmer recently!!

— Akshay Kumar FG (@AKFansGroup) January 15, 2021

VIDEO- @akshaykumar sir spotted on #BachchanPandey sets at Nachna Haveli in jaisalmer yesterday !

— Akshay Kumar FG (@AKFansGroup) January 14, 2021

Akshay will be seen opposite Kriti Sanon in Bachchan Pandey. The film, which is being directed by Farhad Samji, will also star Prateik Babbar, Arshad Warsi, Jacqueline Fernandez, Pankaj Tripathi and others.

Katrina Kaif’s Retro Cartoon Tee Leaves Us Feeling Extra Nostalgic

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 19 Aug 2020Katrina Kaif | (Source: Instagram | @katrinakaif)

Katrina Kaif was born in Hong Kong and moved around with her family quite a bit before settling in London. The actress received her very first modelling assignment as a teenager and soon began to actively pursue it as a career. Filmmaker, Kaizad Gustad spotted Katrina at a fashion show in London and decided to cast her in Boom. Since then, Katrina has been an unstoppable force in the industry with some of the highest-grossing films like Ek Tha Tiger, Dhoom 3 and Bang Bang! in her kitty.

On the work front, Kat’s last released movie Bharat with Salman Khan is an adaptation of the South Korean film Ode to My Father. She’s gearing up for Rohit Shetty‘s action film Sooryavanshi with Akshay Kumar that has been postponed due to COVID-19. Recently we saw photos of another one of her upcoming films with Ishaan Khatter and Siddhant Chaturvedi titled Phone Bhoot.

Here’s a closer look at Katrina’s retro and classic outfit that is giving us all those nostalgic vibes:

Firstly, I have to say; Katrina’s legs shiny and fit as hell. She seems to be lounging on a window sill with french windows looking happy, shiny and fresh. So apart from looking entirely cute and like a snack, Katrina is tugging at our heartstrings with her white Tom & Jerry tee. 80 years later and it seems like Reebok has paid a tribute to our favourite cat and mouse of all time. If your childhood isn’t filled with memories or Tom chasing and tormenting Jerry then you, my friend have certainly missed out on a major chunk of humour.

Katrina pairs her classic white cartoon tee with a pair of shorts with frayed edges and another Rebook classic—The Classic Leather Legacy shoe. The shoe is an amalgamation of the late ‘70s and early ‘80s Aztec, a running shoe from 1979 and the Classic Leather, an athleisure shoe from 1983. It bears an old, heritage soul but in the form of a new shoe reimagined for millennials. In short, it is the past perfected into an effortless silhouette and easy to wear lifestyle shoe with a whole lot of colour and retro feels. This entire look personifies a summer vibe and screams of summer staples that women need in their closet.

Love the natural makeup and free-flowing beachy hair, perfect for a loungy outfit like this.

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Try to be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud, your legacy is every life you touch 🧡 #writeyourlegacy ✏️🧡 Wearing my new #ClassicLeatherLegacy from @reebokclassicindia. An effortless and easy-to-wear retro-running inspired lifestyle shoe, with a whole lotta color 💙 Get your pair on or at select Reebok stores.

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An act of kindness:

I feel like the actress also deserves a shootout for lending financial support to about 100 dancers. The dancers used this aid to start small businesses like tiffin services, beauty services and selling homemade chocolates. Isn’t that exactly the proof we need to believe that good people exist and good things can continue to happen?

What do you think of Katrina’s look?  Let me know in the comments below.

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Diljit Dosanjh To Return To Work With Ali Abbas Zafar’s Film On 1984 Riots

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 17 Aug 2020Diljit Dosanjh (Source: Instagram | @diljitdosanjh)

Diljit Dosanjh’s craze is worldwide. The actor-singer rocks both the Punjabi and the Hindi film industry with his fantastic performances. The singer recently dropped his album G.O.A.T which was even featured on one of the billboards in Times Square, New York. Now, according to the reports, the actor who is all excited to resume work will start with Ali Abbas Zafar‘s film based on Delhi’s 1984 riots. The actor will return to the sets once the lockdown is lifted.

Speaking about his collaboration with the filmmaker he said, “Yes, I am really looking forward to this film. Once lockdown restrictions are removed, we will decide on the dates.”

The star also has another film titled ‘Suraj Pe Mangal Bhaari Hai‘ lined up for release. The actor had completed shooting for the film before the lockdown was announced. He will be seen playing a groom who has a detective following him to probe his past. Actor Manoj Bajpayee will be playing the detective. The film helmed by Abhishek Sharma will also feature Fatima Sana Sheikh.

Diljit was last seen in  Raj Mehta‘s Good Newwz which also starred Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Kiara Advani. 

Kiara Advani And Varun Dhawan Step Out In Fun Monsoon Looks

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 07 Aug 2020Kiara Advani and Varun Dhawan spotted in Mumbai

It feels like aeons since we’ve been on lockdown, well if I’m being precise then it’s been about 5 months. But it slowly but surely looks like Bollywood is going back to a new normal. We’ve seen actors stepping out a little more now and we’re always ecstatic about that. Akshay Kumar, Huma Qureshi and crew recently flew out to the UK to being shooting Bell Bottom. And then we see, Kiara Advani and Varun Dhawan coming out of the old Dharma office in Mumbai. We can’t help but feel hopeful about seeing them on-screen together in the near future.

Kiara Advani

Kiara starred in Netflix‘s Guilty—a thriller about sexual assault, produced by Karan Johar‘s Dharma Productions. The actress actually seems to have an impressive line-up of upcoming films; Shershaah with rumoured BF and co-star Sidharth Malhotra. She will also be seen opposite Akshay Kumar in Laxmmi Bomb—a remake of a Tamil film Muni 2: Kanchana. Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 with Kartik Aaryan and Indoo Ki Jawani—a coming-of-age film co-starring Aditya Seal.

Kiara who recently celebrated her birthday stepped out in a bright, aqua green, midi-dress. The dress featured a tie-up detail on the straps and is the perfect, summer dress to be hitting a beach in. A plunging but modest neckline with a button-up front, the dress was also tiered in nature. She accessorised her look with matching, embellished, beach sandals and her trusty DIOR black and white houndstooth embroidery book tote. And of course, Kiara’s gorgeous floral print face mask that stands out even more against the poppy colour of her cotton dress. Ugh, her look totally makes me miss the summer that never was.

Kiara Advani and Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan

For Varun, on the work front, he will be seen next in David Dhawan’s Coolie No. 1 with Sara Ali Khan. The movie was supposed to hit the theatres this May 1st but had to be pushed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown. He was last seen with Shraddha Kapoor in the dance film, Street Dancer 3D. Varun will also be soon seen playing the role of military officer Arun Khetarpal.

Varun obviously sported quarantine hair and it is totally unexpected to see him in a man bun. I’m still unsure about how well it suits him though, thoughts? He, however, looked dapper in a denim jacket with camo-print detail on the sleeves, that really amped up the vibe of his look. He paired it with a V-neck, black tee and light blue, ripped jeans. His black and brown shoes seemed weather-appropriate but definitely not a great match to his otherwise cool look. Of course, the actor wore a mask—a black one from Reebok.

Varun Dhawan

What do you think of Kiara’s and Varun’s look? Let me know in the comments below.

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Huma Qureshi And Arjun Kapoor School Us On How To Wear Tie-Dye

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 06 Aug 2020Arjun Kapoor and Huma Qureshi in tie-dye sweatshirts

Let me be the first to say, how grateful I am for lockdown easing up because of which we see a few celebrities stepping out. Now make sure you observe how careful they are as they step out and always have on protective gear. Face masks need to be your only accessory at this point. While Arjun Kapoor seems to be headed somewhere in Mumbai, Huma Qureshi is jetting off to London to begin shooting for Bell Bottom her upcoming movie with Akshay Kumar and Vaani Kapoor. This film seems to be the first Indian film to be shot abroad during the lockdown. Also, make sure to notice how Arjun and Huma are twinning in their tie-dye sweatshirt proving that this trend is here to stay, summer or no summer.

Scroll below to see these 2 stars in their tie-dye sweatshirts:Arjun Kapoor

Take a cue from Arjun Kapoor if you’re interested in using colour to spruce up your day-to-day wear. I really love his tie-dye sweatshirt with light blue, light yellow, pink and orange colour that he paired with black, knee-length shorts. It really makes for a striking background to the black swirly effect from the dyeing patterns. He accessorised his look with a black cap because ain’t nobody wants to walk out of their houses voluntarily with quarantine hair. Do you get my drift because I see you sitting there staring at your screen with your hair in that messy bun? He wears a pair of black sunglasses with a blue tint, the round frames really enhance his face. His trusty black, Apple watch as a companion to keep fit during quarantine, of course.

However, the highlight of this look quite frankly is those Off-White Black Off Stamp Slides. Gents, flip-flops always look like you’re lazy and that you’re no interested in your upkeep but a pair of slides say otherwise. So make sure you opt for a sleek pair like Arjun has to make your outfit stand out.

Arjun Kapoor in a tie-dye sweatshirt

Huma Qureshi

Huma Qureshi was seen at Mumbai airport donning a blue and yellow sweatshirt. I have always enjoyed this combination because there’s something airy and reminiscent of summer about it. She paired her flight appropriate sweatshirt with a pair of white jeans. The actress accessorised her look with the perfect travel companion for a long haul flight—a white Love Moschino Roma Tote bag. And of course, a pair of white sneakers. An oversized tote will carry your essentials and the comfy shoes to help traverse through long lines at the airport. She’s been sporting her natural curls lately and they really make for a fun addition to all her looks.

Huma Qureshi in a tie-dye sweatshirt

What do you think of Huma’s and Arjun’s look? Let me know in the comments below.

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‘There Is A Newfound Excitement To Be Back On Set’ — Akshay Kumar On Resuming Work

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 04 Aug 2020Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

After almost 4 months in lockdown, the restrictions on movement and usual business is slowly coming back to normal in phases. One of the few actors who stepped out for work during this time has been Akshay Kumar. The Khiladi Kumar stepped out to shoot a coronavirus awareness ad for the government. And now, he is all set to resume shoot for his films, too. Of course, with all the necessary precautions and safety protocols in place.

In an interview with Hindustan Times, the actor opened up about resuming work on his upcoming films — Bell Bottom and Atrangi Re. He is all set to fly to the UK this month for Bell Bottom’s shoot, with the cast and crew consisting of Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta and Huma Qureshi among others. In October, he will shoot for Aanand L Rai‘s Atrangi Re alongside Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush. When asked about whether he ever felt afraid about stepping out during these times, Akshay said he sure was.

But he goes on to say:

For how long can you live in fear? Initially, when the pandemic started, very little was known about the virus – the way it affects a person. So, there was a lot of fear. Now, with time, we know more and also that it’s possible to beat it if we’ve a good immune system. Hence, I decided to get back to work taking all the precautions, not just for me but the entire unit.

Talking about being back on set after so long, Akshay adds:

I, for one, was itching to get back to work as soon as it was permitted, and possible. I don’t think I’ve stayed away from the camera for so long and now, there’s a newfound excitement to be back on set.

On Rakhi yesterday, Akshay also announced his next film titled Raksha Bandhan, dedicated to his sister Alka Hiranandani. He is getting her to debut as a producer with this film and he says he couldn’t have gotten her a better Rakshabandhan gift as “it will be there forever on celluloid“.

I am super excited for that film and I sure cannot wait to watch Akshay back on screen very soon!

Akshay Kumar Equips Mumbai Police With Fitness Health Trackers

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 03 Aug 2020Akshay Kumar

Our B-town celebrities are doing in their best capacity to help people during these trying times. Akshay Kumar was one of the celebrities to donate a whopping amount of 25 crores to the PM Relief Fund. Not only this, but he had also helped the Mumbai Police with sanitizers and face masks so that they can deal with the coronavirus better. And now, the actor has equipped the Mumbai Police with a health tracking device. It gives a constant reading of blood pressure, oxygen and body temperature. Akshay had helped the Nashik Police with the same earlier.

Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Aditya Thackeray applauded the actor by taking to his Twitter handle. He said that he and Akshay also spoke about equipping the trackers to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), who has also been working tirelessly towards fighting the virus.

Aditya Thackeray’s tweet read—

Earlier today, @akshaykumar ji handed over fitness- health tracking devices to @MumbaiPolice. It gives a constant reading of oxygen, body temp and heart rate, helpful in Covid battle. Last month, Akshay ji gave it to @nashikpolice.

He further added that—

Akshay ji has always supported our nation’s armed forces, police in various states. I’m thankful to him for his concern for our covid warriors and we also discussed about giving some of these trackers to the @mybmc for use.

6 Actors Who Are All Set To Play Members Of The Armed Forces In Their Upcoming Films

href=”author/shubanka-sridhar”>Shubanka Sridhar , 16 Jul 2020

Ajay Devgn, Janhvi Kapoor and Sidharth Malhotra (Source: Instagram | @ajaydevgn, @janhvikapoor, @sidmalhotra)

If there is one film my brother and I loved as kids, it had to be Lakshya. We would have watched it a thousand times. I absolutely loved Hrithik Roshan in it, and there’s something about how that film evokes such love for our nation and for the undying spirit of the army men like nothing else. After Hrithik, the other person whom I loved in the role of an army man was Vicky Kaushal in Uri: The Surgical Strike. Now, that was another favourite film that just got my ‘josh‘ up, every time I watched it!

Interestingly, the coming year, we’re going to get a chance to see a lot of actor’s play the role of the fearless and selfless Army men (and women!). From Sidharth Malhotra to Janhvi Kapoor and Akshay Kumar, these actors are set to tell the stories of the brave-hearts who sacrificed their all and fought valiantly for our country.

Here are all the actors who are going to feature as members of the Armed Forces in their upcoming films:Sidharth Malhotra

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An absolute honor to be able to paint the big screen with the shades of bravery & sacrifice. Paying an ode to the journey of Captain Vikram Batra (PVC) and bringing the UNTOLD TRUE STORY with #Shershaah. Releasing 3rd July, 2020. @kiaraaliaadvani #VishnuVaradhan @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @shabbirboxwalaofficial @ajay1059 @harrygandhi @somenmishra @dharmamovies @kaashent

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Pursuing the story of Param Veer Chakra Awardee, Captain Vikram Batra, Sidharth Malhotra is all set to bring the valour of this martyr on-screen in Shershaah. From prepping with the Batra family, to spending time and working with the armed forces, Sidharth is giving it all to this project.

Angad Bedi

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Yeh hoon main.. Anshuman Saxena!! Thrilled to be bringing such an inspiring story of Gunjan Saxena: India’s first woman Air Force Officer who went to war. We are absolutely honoured & can't wait for you all to experience her journey. Arriving on 12th August! @dharmamovies @zeestudiosofficial @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @janhvikapoor @pankajtripathi @vineet_ksofficial @manavvij @sharansharma @netflix_in @zeemusiccompany

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Angad has played the part of an Army man before in Tiger Zinda Hai. Now, he is set to be a part of the film, Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl. He will portray the role of Gunjan Saxena‘s brother, Anshuman, an Army officer who plays a key role in Gunjan’s career and stint during the 1999 Kargil War. We cannot wait to see him in the film!

Janhvi Kapoor

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Proud to bring to you the story of India’s first woman Air Force Officer to go to war. A journey that I hope will inspire you the way that it has inspired me. 🤞🏻GunjanSaxena – The Kargil Girl is landing on 12th August to your #Netflix screens! @dharmamovies @zeestudiosofficial @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @pankajtripathi @angadbedi @vineet_ksofficial @manavvij @sharansharma @netflix_in @zeemusiccompany

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Talking about Gunjan Saxena, how can we not talk about Janhvi Kapoor, the hero of Gunjan Saxena: THe Kargil Girl. She has taken on the task of shouldering the story of the brave and determined Flight Lieutenant, Gunjan Saxena, who changed the course of Kargil War. She was the first woman pilot of the IAF to fly into the combat zone during the war. I sure am excited to see Janhvi become Gunjan and to relive her amazing journey in the film!

Akshay Kumar

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Are you ready for the action-packed Super Cop saga to unfold? #SooryavanshiTrailer out tomorrow! @ajaydevgn @ranveersingh @katrinakaif @itsrohitshetty @karanjohar @sarkarshibasish @reliance.entertainment @rohitshettypicturez @dharmamovies #CapeOfGoodFilms @pvrpictures @tseries.official @sooryavanshi2403

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While Rohit Shetty‘s Singham series is built around the cop universe, in the third instalment in his series, Akshay Kumar joins in as the chief of the Anti-Terrorism Squad. Rohit Shetty’s films are always the “complete package” films that audiences enjoy, and now, it’s going to be super cool seeing Akshay kick some terrorist butts in the film!

Ajay Devgn

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The untold story of Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik and the brave women of Bhuj is coming to your homes with #DisneyPlusHotstarMultiplex soon! Popcorn taiyaar rakho doston, aa raha hai Bhuj: The Pride of India jald hi. First Day First Show Ki Home Delivery on @DisneyPlusHotstarVIP @duttsanjay @aslisona @ammyvirk @norafatehi @sharadkelkar @abhishekdudhai6 @bhushankumar @tseriesfilms @ginnykhanuja @vajirs @kumarmangatpathak #celebratingthevictory #WeSaluteIndianSoldiers #OurSoldiersAreTheBest #OurSoldiersOurPride

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Ajay recently released the posters of his upcoming film, Bhuj: The Pride Of India, which will get a direct-to-OTT release. He exudes confidence in the role of Indian Air Force Squadron leader, Vijay Karnik. The film is set during the 1971 Indo-Pak War, when Karnik was in-charge of the Bhuj airbase. I am sure Ajay will do complete justice to the role and the story, and I can’t wait for this one!

John Abraham

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Keeping it simple!! 📸 : @avigowariker #schoolbuddies #bombayscotishschool

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In his next action thriller titled ‘Attack‘, John Abraham is set to play an army man leading a team of officers to resolve a hostage situation. The film is a fictional account based on real-life events and most of the details about it have been kept under wraps. John is a pro when it comes to such intense roles like this, and I sure want to know more about this project!

So which one of these films are you guys most excited for?

These B-Town Babes Prove That Wearing A Mask Is Stylish & Important

href=”author/nelly-wadia”>Nelly Wadia , 15 Jul 2020

Kareena Kapoor Khan and Nushrratt Bharuccha

From all the news that we constantly consume I’ve noticed that a lot of people are refusing to wear masks. I’m not sure what the need to rebel against the idea is because they are designed to protect you. This disease could kill you or worse cripple you for the rest of your life. We’re a little beyond flattening the curve and now is the time to band together and stay home. Take time to slow down and enjoy this quarantine. And if you absolutely must step out then wearing a face mask is a must. Take a look at how Bollywood diligently wears a mask and also looks stylish while doing so. In case you were worried that wearing a mask would put a dampener on the way you dress. You couldn’t be more wrong because these B-town bombshells are nailing their masks with every look they sport.

Take a look at how these Bollywood celebrities have styled their mask:1) Kareena Kapoor Khan

Kareena Kapoor Khan is a cool cat, no matter what she wears she just always looks turnt up. Just a basic, black, V-neck tee with a pair of beige joggers. She accessorised her look with a pair of black slides with gold, chain-link detailing her trusty animal print sunglasses.

Lockdown Style Tip: The best way to up the ante of an outfit during the day time is to wear oversized sunglasses. Also, a good way to conceal them puffy eyes.

Kareena Kapoor Khan wears a light blue mask

2) Vaani Kapoor

Vaani Kapoor seems to be prepping for her next movie called Bell Bottom with Akshay Kumar. Is it a coincidence that she was also spotted wearing bell-bottom jeans recently? I love me a nice pair of blue denim that fits like a dream. She paired her jeans with a long-sleeve, grey crop top with a deep V-neck. She accessorised her look with a pair of white sneakers and a Balenciaga Graffiti Papier A6 Zip Around black shoulder strap bag.

Lockdown Style Tip: Wear high-waist bell-bottom jeans to elongate your legs. To elevate a basic look, style your outfit with a funky bag. It could also just add a pop of colour to drown out a gloomy day.

Vaani Kapoor

3) Disha Patani

Disha Patani steps out to the vet in a pair of light blue skinny jeans that she paired effortlessly a beige, spaghetti tank top. She accessorised her look with a dainty gold necklace, an animal print bum bag and printed, red, chuck-taylors. She clipped her hair back and wore a pretty floral mask.

Lockdown Style Tip: Pair a light in tones look with a pop of colour with your shoes. You could also carry a bag with a print as Disha has.

Disha Patani in a floral mask

4) Patralekha

Love Patralekha’s vibrant work-out look. She wore a hot-pink tee that she knotted on the side with a purple sports bra. She, however, off-set her look with black and white shorts and neon, green sneakers. I thought her colour pairing was an interesting choice. She finished out her look with oversized black, square sunglasses.

Lockdown Style Tip: Wear bright coloured work-out wear to add a happy disposition to your look

Patralekha Paul

5) Nushrratt Bharuccha

Totally digging Nushrratt’s monochromatic, ecrú salwar suit. The petal neckline and subtle mirror work on the front of the kurta make it the perfect look to sport in the day. The palazzo pants and her aviator-style glasses make the look quite cool. What’s interesting about this kurta is the tie detailing that goes down the sides and ends with tassel detailing. Love the addition of the tan sling bag.

Lockdown Style Tip: Pair your monochrome salwar suit with a bright coloured face mask for an interesting look. You can add pops of colour to your look by experimenting with colours in the same colour family of your outfit.

Nushrratt Bharuccha in a yellow face mask

6) Nimrat Kaur

Nimrat’s denim dungarees are just adorable and they fit her like a glove. She paired her denim overalls with a black and white, Bretton stripe long-sleeved top. She accessorised her look with white sneakers and a black, quilted sling bag.

Lockdown Style Tip: You want your denim dungarees to be loose at the chest but fitted at the waist and hip. Pair your look with a fitted top to create a seamless finish.

Nimrat Kaur

7) Huma Qureshi

Want to nail an all-black look? Pull a leaf out of Huma’s stylebook. She wears a slub black tee, with a black sports bra and high-waist black tights. Style your gym look with a black, Gucci bum bag and a pair of slip-on sneakers. Braid your hair to keep all the hair away from your face.

Lockdown Style Tip: Pair your all-black look with black accessories to elevate the sharpness of your look.

Huma Qureshi in a black mask

8) Malaika Arora

Malaika Arora wears a fawn, kimono dress. This flirty and beachy dress features a V-neck dress with tiny white pom-pom along the neckline. The over-sized sleeves feature crochet detailing and the dress has tiny white floral motifs spread out all throughout. She accessorized her look with a white sling bag with white and blue sneakers.

Lockdown Style Tip: Wear a beachy dress and match the accessories to the base tones on the outfit as Malaika has.

Malaika Arora wears the N95 mask

Whose look did you like the most? Let me know in the comments below.

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Akshay Kumar’s ‘Bell Bottom’ Is The First Movie To Resume Shoot After Lockdown

href=”author/pallavi-manoj”>Pallavi Manoj , 06 Jul 2020

Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Akshay Kumar‘s Bell Bottom has been in the news for quite some time as to when the makers are planning to start shooting. Earlier reports suggested that they will start shoot for the same as soon as possible and turns out that is true. The makers are planning to start shoot as early as August. Akshay took to Instagram to announce the news with a picture with his entire cast that included Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta Bhupathi, Huma Qureshi, his director Ranjit M Tewari, and his producer Jackky Bhagnani.

Check it out:

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Looking forward to doing what we do best! Time we get back to work! #Bellbottom to go on floors next month. #VashuBhagnani @_vaanikapoor_ @iamhumaq @larabhupathi @ranjitmtewari @jackkybhagnani @deepshikhadeshmukh @onlyemmay @madhubhojwani @nikkhiladvani @emmayentertainment @pooja_ent

A post shared by Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) on Jul 5, 2020 at 9:30pm PDT

As earlier reports suggested the movie is going to be shot in the UK and the entire cast will be flying to the UK for the same. Of course, the makers are making sure to take all the safety precautions required.

The film is said to be an espionage thriller and will be set in the 1980s. The film is about India’s forgotten heroes. A few days ago, Vaani Kapoor had taken to Instagram to let the world know that she will be teaming up with Akshay for the first time and she was extremely thrilled about it.

Take a look:

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Super Super Thrilled & Excited for this one !! Teaming up with the one & only @akshaykumar Sir 💥 🤩Can't wait !!! #Bellbottom Let's get this started ❤️ #VashuBhagnani @ranjitmtewari @jackkybhagnani @deepshikhadeshmukh @onlyemmay @madhubhojwani @nikkhiladvani @emmayentertainment @pooja_ent

A post shared by Vaani Kapoor (@_vaanikapoor_) on Jul 1, 2020 at 9:06pm PDT

Akshay has a list of films waiting for release including Laxmmi Bomb that has been announced for a digital release and Sooryavanshi that has been postponed to release on Diwali this year.

Akshay Kumar Extends Financial Aid To Actress Nupur Alankar, Renuka Shahane Thanks The Actor

href=”author/avya-sharma”>Avya Sharma , 16 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar and Renuka Shahane (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar @renukash710)

Actor Akshay Kumar has been extending his full support in all ways during these trying times. From donating a whopping amount of rupees 25 crores towards the PM Relief Fund, an additional Rs 2 crore to the Mumbai Police Foundation to contributing rupees 45 lakh to the Cine & TV Artistes Association (CINTAA), the actor has outdone himself. Now, he has extended financial aid to actress Nupur Alankar. Recently actor Renuka Shahane had tweeted that her friend Nupur is seeking financial help. Nupur had lost her savings in the PMC Bank crash of 2019 and had to look after her ailing mother.

Have a look at the tweet:

What can I say about the kindness of all who've helped my friend Nupur through this horrible time brought about by #PMCBankCrisis combined with her mother's ill health & lockdown in our industry. Today I want to appreciate all of you & appeal to not contribute any further. 1/7

— Renuka Shahane (@renukash) June 16, 2020

The actress said:

An angel from our film industry has helped Nupur with a staggering amount that will help Nupur’s mother get the best possible treatment. This angel has already helped so many actors, workers from the film industry without any expectation of even a thank you in return.

Renuka remembering how Khiladi Kumar helped Nupur, said—

He read about my FB post asking for help on Twitter. He called Ranaji for details about what I had shared. He asked how much Nupur needed. I told him the amount she had asked for and he told me that it will be done. And it was & topped up with more.

She also added that Akshay is a person “who will stand by someone in need, someone who they have never met or worked with”.

That’s indeed a very kind and thoughtful gesture by Akshay Kumar!

Akshay Kumar To Start Shooting For Bell Bottom Soon

href=”author/pallavi-manoj”>Pallavi Manoj , 16 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar (Source: Instagram | @akshaykumar)

Akshay Kumar was one of the first and in fact, the only actor who shot for a Public Service ad on spreading awareness on coronavirus during the lockdown in Mumbai. Of course, he did the same only after attaining every possible permission and taking care of all the safety precautions. And now, if reports around the internet are to be believed, it turns out the actor will soon start shooting for his next movie, Bell Bottom which is touted as a spy-thriller based on true events. Akshay had announced the project towards the end of 2019 itself. As the lockdowns around the nation are easing up, the entertainment world is also planning to go back to shooting. While full-fledged shooting might still take a while, Akshay is said to start shooting this project rather quickly. In fact, the entire film is said to be shot in Scotland.

A report in Bollywood Hungama suggested that the filmmakers and Akshay were planning to start shooting next month and most of the shoot will be done abroad, predominantly Scotland. Talking about the budget going overboard with an overseas location, the source said that with the economic slowdown around the world, films that are being shot aborad can seek assistance in terms of permissions and rebates in return for film promotions. Although permissions for the shoot have been acquired strict guidelines have been laid down to ensure everyone’s safety. Apparently, the location of Scotland will play an integral part in the plot. As for the story, nothing can be said except that it is set in the 80s.

The movie is directed by Ranjit M Tewari and produced by Jacky Bhagnani, Vashu Bhagnani, Nikkhil Advani,  Deepshikha Deshmukh, Monisha Advani, and Madhu Bhojwani.