Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif are all set to return with yet another Eid release
this year titled Bharat. Ever since the project was announced the film has been
surrounded by a lot of hype. Be it the ban on cellphones on the sets of the
film or the curiosity surrounding Salman Khan’s look in the film, Bharat has
been grabbing a lot of attention.
report in a leading daily now claims that the film will also have a release in
multiple languages. The report claims that along with Hindi, Bharat will also
release in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam. A source close to the project revealed,
“They are scouting for dubbing artistes in different language in different
languages to lend their voices to various characters.”
source also claims that the makers want to make Bharat Salman Khan’s biggest
release domestically and in the international market. The cast is currently
shooting the final schedule and is expected to soon shift base to Delhi to
shoot the climax. However, the source reported the entire set, in Delhi, which
costs around Rs 10 Crore will be destroyed as a part of the climax.
is based on the South-Korean film, An Ode to My Father and is slated to release
on Eid 2019.
If the latest rumours are to be believed, Aamir Khan is back in the picture to
play the lead in the Gulshan Kumar biopic. After the debacle of Thugs Of
Hindustan, Aamir has started work on his new project and is reportedly even
losing weight for the same. The biopic which is being titled Mogul will be
produced by Bhushan Kumar under T series banner.
to the latest report, makers of Mogul are now looking out for a new director
for the project. Aamir Khan had walked out of the project soon after #MeToo
allegations surfaced against director Subhash Kapoor.
source informed, “Aamir, on his part too, was keen to play the music mogul and
so they have now once again decided to collaborate. Of course, they will now
rope in a new director and they are on the lookout. The film will roll as soon
as they can finalise the director,”
these reports are true, it would be interesting to see Aamir playing the music
mogul in the biopic.
MUMBAI: Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor worked together in the 2016 release Baaghi. Tiger then went on to do the second part of the film, Baaghi 2, with his rumoured girlfriend Disha Patani in 2018. A while back the third part of the film was announced.
Though Tiger’s presence in the film will remain constant, the third part will have Shraddha Kapoor back in the cast. Producer Sajid Nadiadwala confirmed the news and said, “The entire team of Baaghi is very happy to have Shraddha Kapoor back. Tiger and Shraddha’s pair was extremely loved in Baaghi and I am sure that fans of the franchise will be as excited as we are to have them together.”
Shraddha also revealed
that she is ecstatic to be part of the project, she said, “I’m super excited to
be back with the Baaghi family. I had such a memorable time being part of
Baaghi and this is my third film with Sajid sir, second with Tiger and first
with Ahmed (Khan, director) sir. The script is amazing and I’m excited to be
part of this movie.”
The film hits the theatres on March 6, 2020.
MUMBAI: Soon after
#MeToo allegations came up against director Vikas Bahl, the producers of Super
30, as also its star Hrithik Roshan allegedly distanced themselves from the
filmmaker. The film which is currently its post-production will now be overseen
by Anurag Kashyap. Confirming the big update on the project, Anurag said, “At
the moment I am getting Womaniya started, but yes, I will be overseeing the
post-production of Super 30.”
Anurag Kashyap and
Vikas Bahl were partners at Phantom Films which was later dissolved. Super 30’s
release date has been delayed by months. The film is now scheduled for July 26
release. Sources close to the project revealed that even Hrithik was keen to
have Anurag supervise the post-production of Super 30. Kashyap only agreed to
come on board after Vikas gave his consent.
Anurag however shut
down rumours of his patch up with Bahl. He said, “It’s utter crap.”
MUMBAI: Ranbir Kapoor
and Ajay Devgn are all set to work together once again after almost 10 years in
Luv Ranjan’s next. They were earlier seen in Prakash Jha’s Raajneeti (2010).
While earlier there
were reports that the film has been shelved due to script issues, Ajay Devgn
has now confirmed that the film is happening. In his recent statement given to
Mumbai Mirror, Ajay said, “Ranbir and I start shooting from next year as
planned. The film is being scripted.”
Known for directing
superhit films like Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety and Pyaar Ka Punchnama, Ranjan’s
film was originally scheduled to go on floors in 2018. It was later pushed to
April 2019. Now as per Ajay’s statement, the film will go on floors in 2020.
Excited to work with
both the actors, Luv earlier said, “Ajay and Ranbir’s spontaneity and
versatility is electrifying. I am elated to be working with not one, but two
powerhouse performers in my next film.”
Ajay was all praise for
his Raajneeti co-star as he said, “Ranbir is an impeccable actor with a great
ability to deliver nuanced performances. He is undeniably the most talented
actor of his generation. I am looking forward to collaborating with him.”
MUMBAI: Badshah is best known for giving us various
chartbusters and now he is ready to surprise us with something new. Badshah
will be making his Bollywood debut with filmmaker Shilpi Dasgupta’s untitled
A slice of life film, Badshah will be seen opposite Sonakshi
Sinha in the film. The untitled project will also feature Varun Sharma, Annu
Kapoor, Kulbhushan Kharbanda and Nadira Babbar in important roles. The film
features rapper-composer as a famous singer who hails from Punjab, which is
very much like his own real-life story.
Talking about the film, Badshah said, “I am extremely
nervous however I have taken the leap. This year I have undertaken many firsts,
with my debut as a producer and now as an actor. Bhushanji and Mrigh both kept
convincing me on how perfect the role is for me. It’s a film which is so unique
and different, whenever I think of it, brings a smile to my face. The added
advantage is working with a super talented bunch and also my buddy Sonakshi who
is a very dear friend and the others like Varun Sharma.”
While rest of the cast started shooting for the film January
25 onwards, Badshah has started shooting from today. The film is bankrolled by
Bhushan Kumar who has earlier worked with Badshah on various projects.
MUMBAI: Indra Kumar is gearing up for the release of his
next – Total Dhamaal, and has surprised us with another big news. According to
a report by a leading portal, Indra will be remaking hit ’90s film, Dil which
features Aamir Khan and Madhuri Dixit Nene. The film reportedly will be called
While the filmmaker is finalised the script of the film,
he’s still looking out for actors to play the lead. The filmmaker was quoted
saying, “I had been planning to make the sequel to Aamir Khan and Madhuri Dixit
starrer Dil for some time now. We have cracked a script and called it Dil
Meanwhile, Indra Kumar’s Total Dhamaal is slated for
February 22 release. The comedy-drama stars Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit Nene,
Anil Kapoor, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey and Riteish Deshmukh in pivotal roles.
MUMBAI: Kangana Ranaut’s first directorial venture,
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi has fared well at the box-office. Kangana has
not only directed a huge portion of the film, but she also plays the
protagonist in it.
Apart from her, Atul Kulkarni, Suresh Oberoi, Danny Denzongpa,
Ankita Lokhande play crucial roles in the film. Manikarnika has entered its
fourth week at the box-office and has earned an impressive Rs 91.70 crore till
Though the increase in the numbers has been slow, the film
has managed to steadily attract moviegoers. In its first week at the box-office
the film earned Rs 61.15 crore, in its second week, the film collected Rs 23.40
crore and in its third week, the film managed to rake in Rs 7.15 crore making
the grand total Rs 91.70 crore. It remains to be seen whether the film enters
the Rs 100 crore club or not in future.
Sara Ali Khan is gradually becoming the poster girl for the next generation of
actors in B-town. She’s proved she’s here for the lang haul after her much
appreciated performance in debut film Kedarnath and then in Simmba last year.
two films already in her success card, Sara Ali Khan is being considered for
several upcoming films. While on the table for her next is Imtiaz Ali’s film
with Kartik Aaryan, rumour had it that she was considered for Ahmed Khan’s
Baaghi 3 opposite Tiger Shroff.
the news of the third instalment, a little birdie informed that Sara had turned
down the film because of very less screen time. While the actress never spoke
of the film publicly, a source close to the makers of the film said that she
was never even considered for the role. Talking about the film, the source
revealed, “Sajid and Ahmed are baffled at reports of Sara having turned down
the movie as she was never approached for it. Ahmed had met Sara only once,
months before the release of Kedarnath (2018). At the time, the script of
Baaghi 3 was still being worked upon. In fact, Tiger has not had a narration of
the final script yet as it is still in the writing stage. Among the actresses,
the makers are keen on Shraddha and Disha. The former has been approached for
the role. If the dates and remunerations work out, Shraddha will reunite with
Tiger after their 2016 hit.”
Khan also told a leading daily that he has only been considering Shraddha or
Disha for the role because of their earlier association with the franchise.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra recently confirmed working with Farhan Akhtar on
Toofan. The filmmaker even revealed that the project will hit the floors this
August and will hit the screens in 2020. Besides reuniting with Farhan on this
sports drama, Rakeysh Mehra has confirmed that he’s in talks with Shahid Kapoor
for his another project.
seen in Batti Gul Meter Chalu, reports of Shahid starring in Mehra’s film
started doing rounds after he was snapped outside his Mumbai office several
times. Confirming the same, the filmmaker told Mumbai Mirror, “Shahid and I
really want to do a film together. He’s such a fabulous actor and someone I
feel I would have so much fun working with. With him, it’s like finding a DNA
match. Conversations are on and I think we will be able to reach a common point
if things work out.”
if all works out it would be exciting to see these two collaborate for a
project. Other than this, Shahid will be next seen in Kabir Singh, which is a
Hindi remake of Arjun Reddy. Written and directed by Sandeep Vanga, the film
stars Kiara Advani opposite Shahid and releases on June 21, 2019.