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“Let’s start this newsletter with some news from Ram Setu movie. Akshay Kumar’s star came out yesterday conflicting with Ajay Devgn and Siddharth Malhotra’s movie, thank goodness.
According to Box Office India, Ram Setu has a good run in the mass pockets of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar and Gujarat, among others, with analysts predicting the film could cross the Rs 15 crore mark on opening day after sold-out shows at some centers. It is expected to register the biggest opening for a Hindi film in the pandemic era, behind Sooryavanshi and Brahmastra. The Diwali factor also helped. In fact, it also boosted ticket sales for Thank God, a feel-good comedy also starring Rakul Preet Singh. »
“Radhika Apte, who was last seen in Hrithik Roshan-Saif Ali Khan’s actor Vikram Vedha, recently said that she is picky about her projects and has been burned in the past for taking bad decisions.
When asked to work with Satya director Ram Gopal Varma on the 2010 release of Rakta Charitra, Radhika told Bollywood Hungama, “Some experiences aren’t very good because you don’t get along with the filmmaker’s vision, or the story isn’t very good.” This isn’t the first time Radhika has opened up about her experience working with the filmmaker. In an earlier interview with the same publication, Radhika shared that she hadn’t had a good time collaborating with RGV.”
“Actor Manoj Bajpayee has announced that his 2017 psychological drama film Gali Guleiyan will soon be available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.
The national award winner shared the news in a post on Twitter on Monday evening.
Bajpayee wrote, “Couldn’t have thought of a better day than today to share that our film Gali Gulieyan is releasing on an OTT, coming soon to Amazon Prime. One of the toughest roles I’ve ever played.”
Directed and produced by Dipesh Jain, the film is about a man, played by Manoj Bajpayee, trapped within the walls and alleyways of Old Delhi and within his own mind, trying to break free to find human connection.
The Bachchans held a Diwali party on Monday. While the celebrities who attended the party and the hosts did not pose for the photographers, many of them were clicked as they arrived in their cars. Jaya Bachchan, who is not a fan of the paparazzi, called them “intruders” as they gathered outside the Bachchan residence to click pictures on Diwali night.
Jaya was clicked in his car with his family. Abhishek Bachchan was behind the wheel while Big B sat up front. He greeted the photographers. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan were also clicked in the car.
Amitabh’s granddaughter, Navya Naveli Nanda, who currently hosts her podcast What The Hell Navya, was also clicked at the party.”
“Actress Kareena Kapoor has shared several photos from her Diwali celebrations with her family, actor Saif Ali Khan and her two children, Jeh and Taimur. While the family looked resplendent in their finery, this who caught the attention of fans, it was Kareena’s younger son, Jeh, who threw a tantrum in the last pic.Nevertheless, Kareena and Saif kept smiling for the pic, while Taimur looked on in amusement his younger brother.
Kareena captioned her photo, “This is us. From mine to yours…Happy Diwali friends. Rest blessed.”
Kareena Kapoor will next be seen in Sujoy Ghosh’s The Devotion of Suspect X and Hansal Mehta’s upcoming project, while Saif Ali Khan was recently seen in Vikram Vedha’s Hindi remake alongside Hrithik Roshan.”
“Bollywood actress Saba Azad on the occasion of Diwali dropped a selfie with her boyfriend Hrithik Roshan. Taking to Instagram, Saba shared the photo in her Stories and captioned it” Happy Diwali”.
In the photo, Hrithik and Saba could be seen pairing up in white outfits, as they smiled at the camera.
Hrithik and Saba have been dating for several months and have been spotted together at various events. Rumors about Hrithik and Saba’s relationship started when they were spotted at a dinner date together in February. Later, Saba also joined Hrithik’s family for a reunion. The rumors ended after the two walked hand-in-hand at actor Karan Johar’s 50th birthday party.”
“Actor Kirron Kher snapped some fun snaps with filmmaker Karan Johar at Amitabh Bachchan’s Diwali party. The star-studded evening featured Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, Anupam Kher, Sikandar Kher, Kunal Kapoor and many more Karan shared a video that showed him trying to have a conversation with Kirron Kher but instead receiving playful teasing in return.
In the video, Kirron made fun of Karan’s dress sense. Karan asked her, “Aren’t we late for Karwa Chauth” as she was wearing a shiny salwar suit. Kirron fired back, saying, “You shut up. You dressed up as an Anarkali as if you were performing a mujra, but no other woman here has as much grace as you.”””
Janhvi Kapoor, who will next be seen in Mili, has been promoting her upcoming movie. The movie’s trailer hinted that there was a strong father-daughter relationship at its heart. In a recent chat with Pinkvilla, Janhvi shared how she and her sister Khushi often destroyed Boney’s cigarettes during their growing years and said, “Dad used to smoke a lot. I think it was back in the days of No Entry, Wanted and every morning Khushi and I would come up with new ways to destroy his packs of cigarettes so either we would cut his cigarettes or I would open them up and put toothpaste on them . “””
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