Thursday, 20 July 2017

Deepika Padukone on Femina Cover

The unstoppable talented force #Deepika_Padukone is raising the temperature this monsoon with latest cover page with #Femina_Magazine.

Deepika Padukone is oozing hotness on the cover of Femina for entire August. The stunning actress is seen flaunting her long-long legs in a rose gold rod.

Piku actress released the cover on her Instagram account with caption, “@feminaindia #unstoppable”.

Femina complimented Deepika by saying "Stardom couldn't have happened to a nicer girl". The unstoppable issue also features 10 powerful young women who inspire.

Post her stint in Hollywood movie and red-carpet, Deepika Padukone recently received an invite from the Academy Awards to be one of its members and was recently nominated in four categories at the Teen Choice Awards 2017.

Deepika Padukone will next be seen Padmavati- an upcoming Indian period drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. She will be seen sharing screen space with Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.

I always wanted to work in Neeraj Pandey film says Sana Khan

Model turned actress #Sana_Khan talked about her upcoming film Toilet – Ek Prem Katha in which she is playing a small part opposite Akshay Kumar in a media interview on Wednesday in Mumbai. During an interview she stated that she always wanted to be part of Neeraj Pandey film.

When asked her about the movie, She said, “The topic of the film is ‘Swachch Bharat’ which is amazing and when I got the opportunity to play small part in the film then I thought that I have to do this film because there are certain films, where you doesn’t think about whether you are doing a lead role or length of your character. When you see film like Baahubali, most actors wished to see be part of that movie”.

Talking about working with Neeraj Pandey, she said, “ I am huge fan of Neeraj Pandey films be it Baby , Special 26 or MS Dhoni and I am also huge admirer of Akshay Kumar. I used to see all his film in my growing up days so when you work with such credible people then it also helps to grow as an actor and I also wanted to dabble in various roles kind of roles because generally people consider you only doing glamorous roles so I wanted to break that perception about me and when I got the opportunity to work with Neeraj Pandey, I grabbed it with both hands as I always wanted to work in Neeraj Pandey film.”

Ajay Devgn Unveils First Poster of Taanaji

Fans are eagerly awaiting the release of #Ajay_Devgn starrer #Baadshaho but the actor just landed additional exciting news, which has everyone begging for more.

Superstar Ajay Devgn just released the first poster of his new movie, Taanaji, based on Maratha warrior Subedar Taanaji Malusare.

“Golmaal” actor released the first poster on social media, he wrote, “He fought for his People, his Soil & his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. The unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, Subedar Taanaji Malusare”

In the poster, Ajay is donning a Maratha warrior outfit, standing with his shield and sword in the battle field, bravely facing the archery onslaught coming his way. The poster is intense and promises an enriching war historic drama.

Shraddha Kapoor, Radhika Apte attends special screening of Lipstick Under my Burkha

Makers of #LipstickUnderMyBurkha hosted a special screening of Lipstick Under my Burkha on Wednesday in Mumbai. Bollywood celebrities like #Shraddha_Kapoor, #Radhika_Apte, #Mona_Singh and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari attended the film screening.

Here is what they said at the screening:

Radhika Apte : I don’t go watch a film with any particular expectations. I think you need to go with an open heart and mind to experience the film so I am here so let’s see what we get out of this.
Talking about her future projects, Radhika said, “I am doing a film called Bazaar and I am doing another film with Sriram Raghavan”.

Radhika also commented on film like Indu Sarkar being soft target of politicians and religious groups , she said, “I feel we have freedom of expression and it is an art form”.

Recently, Nawazuddin Siddiqui tweeted about racist attitude of people in society and in film Industry, commenting on that Radhika said, “I haven’t aware about that issue but I am pretty sure that Nawaz and I both are not concerned about this”.

Urvashi Rautela comments on Nepotism debate

#Urvashi_Rautela who represented India at Miss Universe in 2015, launched her official app on Wednesday in Mumbai. While speaking at the event, Urvashi stated that you have to fight your way out on the debate of nepotism.

Urvashi Rautela is outsider in the film industry so when asked about nepotism in the industry, she said, “Nepotism exist everywhere. My inspirations Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone , they all are outsiders but they all are doing really good work so I just say that you have to fight your way out if you want to exist not just in a film industry but across all fields”.

Recently, Karan Johar, Saif Ali Khan and varun Dhawan took dig at Kangana Ranaut on IIFA 2017, New York saying nepotism rocks, commented on that, Urvashi said, “It was wrong thing to do but in award functions, these things are meant for fun and it’s all part of the script and I don’t think it was deliberate comment from their end”.

I'm a big fan of Mithoon's work: Neha Bhasin

Singer #Neha_Bhasin feels glad to have worked with composer Mithoon on "Aawari" as she says she is a big fan of his work.

The "Jag ghoomeya" hitmaker has sung "Aawari" for director Onir's latest film "Shab", and she is thrilled about it.

Talking about "Aawari", Neha said in a statement: "I'm so glad to work with Mithoon on 'Aawari'. I'm a big fan of his work. The minute I heard the song and the lyrics of 'Aawari', I knew it was a special song."

Gus Kenworthy 'made out' with Miley Cyrus

Olympic skier #Gus_Kenworthy says he made out with singer #Miley_Cyrus.

"We never slept together or anything but we had a make-out. Yeah we had a make-out. It was great," Kenworthy said on Allegedly podcast, reports

The encounter reportedly took place when Cyrus stopped in Denver during her Bangerz tour.

She and Kenworthy had become friends via social media and she invited him to go and meet her in person, he said.

"So I went with a bunch of my friends and we all partied with her afterwards and it was really cool. She's very very sweet," he said.

In October 2015, Kenworthy came out publicly as gay. But he has remained close to Cyrus. 

Rooney Mara goes topless in 'Una'

Actress #Rooney_Mara has gone topless for a few scenes in her upcoming film #Una.

The 32-year-old, who has stripped off in a number of her previous films, ditched her clothes for raunchy scenes for the drama, which is slated for a release in Britain on September 1, reports

In one scene, Mara can be seen topless while taking a shower.

In another scene, Mara goes completely topless again as she embarks on a sex scene with her co-star Ben Mendelsohn.

Saregama to produce films under Yoodlee Films

Popular music banner #Saregama has ventured into film production through #Yoodlee_Films under which it will make thought provoking and engaging content, releasing films every month.

Targeting the 18-30 age group, the banner will cater to the inherent need of the audience to watch strong thematic content.

Yoodlee Films has already made five films, starting with "Brij Mohan Amar Rahe", which will release on September 1.

Out of the five films made, three are in Hindi, one in English and one bilingual -- Tamil and Malayalam.

"With 120,000 songs Saregama has the biggest and best music IP in the country. With Yoodlee Films, we plan to extend this leadership to film business, thus positioning us uniquely to take advantage of the digital entertainment economy," Vikram Mehra, Managing Director, Saregama, said in a statement.

I'm open to doing experimental roles: Ayushmann

Actor #Ayushmann_Khurrana, who played a sperm donor in his debut film "Vicky Donor", wants to experiment more with roles.

During the trailer launch of his forthcoming film "Bareilly Ki Barfi" here on Wednesday, he was asked if he wants to change his image of a "good boy". 

He responded by saying: "Yes, I am open to doing experimental roles. In this film 'Bareilly Ki Barfi', I am playing a small town boy who is very bullish by nature. In this film, I also dance madly in some scenes like what we do at our friends' weddings."

Aki Narula, Ami Patel to be in Couture Wedding show in Capital

Designer #Aki_Narula along with India's leading fashion stylists #Ami_Patel and Tanya Ghavri will be part of the fifth edition of #Couture_Wedding show, organised by DLF Emporio, here from August 3-6.

The personalised wedding event brings some of the leading celebrity stylists to assist and advise patrons in identifying the best solutions for their trousseau needs. 

This year, Narula along with Ghavri and Patel will assist prospective brides and grooms in finding their perfect wedding outfits, reports a statement.

Also, to celebrate the fifth year of their annual event, an exclusively crafted fashion show will be hosted at DLF Emporio on the evening of August 2 as a prelude to the four-day wedding extravaganza. 

The launch evening will bring together ace designers like Anita Dongre, Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla, Rohit Bal, Surekha Jain, Shantanu and Nikhil, Suneet Verma and jewellery partners such as Hazoorilal by Sandeep Narang, Rose, DIACOLOR and Ganjam, among others, who will showcase couture ensembles and jewellery pieces.

Deepika Padukone 'honoured' to be part of Academy members

Actress #Deepika_Padukone says she is honoured to be a part of the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences for its "Class of 2017".

"Honoured to be a new Academy member. Class of 2017," Deepika tweeted on Wednesday.

Deepika made her debut in Hollywood with "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" earlier this year.

Last month, the Academy invited a record 744 members from 57 countries to its governing body, surpassing the 683 invitations issued in 2016.

Indian actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Priyanka Chopra were also mentioned in the list.

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Kriti Sanon Unveils Second Poster of “Bareilly Ki Barfi”

The movie with a French connection, #BareillyKiBarfi Starring #Ayushmann_Khurrana, #Rajkummar_Rao and #Kriti_Sanon, is out with its second poster, which promises nothing but a fun ride!

Kriti Sanon just took to her social media account and shared the second official poster of the movie, she captioned the poster, “Teen tigada kaam bigada..Well, not in this case..#BareillyKiBarfi @ayushmannk @RajkummarRao @ashwinyiyer @junochopra @abhayrchopra”.

The new poster looks quite interesting and fun. In the poster Ayushmann, Kriti and Raj kummar are seen sitting on a cart. The poster captures the nuances of a small town and the intricate stories connected with such places.

Bareilly Ki Barfi is directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, and showcases Ayushman playing the owner of a printing press, while Rajkummar plays an author and Kriti is a liberated girl in the film.

Ayushmann Khurrana wil also be seen as narrator of the film, sounds like an interesting. The movie also marks the second outing of Ashwiny after “Nil Battey Sannata”.

Varun Dhawan – “I am Sorry, if I Have hurt anyone”

#Varun_Dhawan has come out in open and apologized for his act at #IIFA_Awards Night in New York, where a joke about Nepotism went a little too far!

Reigning Queen of Bollywood, Kangana Ranaut opened a can of worm on Koffee with Karan, when she addressed the issue of “Nepotism” in Bollywood. The topic started a debate in film industry, while some lauded Kangana, some disagreed with her statement.

At IIFA awards, Saif Ali Khan sparked up the nepotism debate once again. He joked that Varun Dhawan had made it big in the industry because of his father, director David Dhawan - “You are here because of your papa." To which Varun replied, "You are here because of your mummy."  Then Karan Johor joined the two and they shouted, "Nepotism rocks”. Johar also added, “Kangana nahi bole toh achha hai (It’s better if Kangana doesn’t speak)."

Debutant Aadar Jain And Anya Singh in Qaidi Band Trailer

#Ranbir_Kapoor and #Anushka_Sharma along with Karan Johar introduced the new faces for Yash Raj Banners Qaidi Band, #Aadar_Jain and #Anya_Singh. Now the first trailer of the film is out!

The trailer of Qaidi Band is out. The film marks the debut of YRF's latest discoveries Aadar Jain and Anya Singh.

Yash Raj Banner released the trailer of social media, it tweeted, “7 Prisoners. 1 Band. Music will set them free. #QaidiBand TRAILER OUT NOW! @AadarJain @Anyasinghoff @QaidiBand”.

The movie is based on people in prison, who are still awaiting their trails. Aadar Jain and Anya Singh, both are seen as the jail inmates. They are waiting for the hearing in the hope that they get acquitted of all the charges and walk free from the jail.

Movie also features Sachin Pilgaonkar, who plays the Jail Superintendent with plans to make a band in jail.

Radhika Apte makes her co-star very comfortable: Dinesh Goel

Theatre and television actor #Dinesh_Goel who is working with #Radhika_Apte in Saif Ali starter Bazaar said that Radhika makes her co-star very comfortable and working with her was a good experience.

"Radhika is really an amazing actress.  We got along very well while shooting of the film. She makes her co-star very comfortable which makes things easier for a new comer like me. I was surprised to see her preparation and research about the character which she was playing." said Dinesh Goel who is debuting in Bollywood with Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Raag Desh'. 

"She was also supportive to her co-actors in terms of doing multiple rehearsals,  so overall it was very healthy and good environment working in Bazaar." Dinesh added further. 

Bazaar is produced by Nikhil Advani and revolves around Indian stock market. It said to be inspired by the 2013 iconic film The Wolf of Wall Street.