Filmmaker Anurag Basu has finally announced the name of his next movie. An anthology, in lines of director’s acclaimed movie ‘Life in Metro’, has been in news ever since its inception. The movie stars a stellar cast of Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Aditya Roy Kapur, Pankaj Tripathi, Sanya Malhotra and Rohit Suresh Saraf.
A complaint has been filed against actress Raveena Tandon, filmmaker Farah Khan and comedian Bharti Singh for hurting religious sentiments at a police station in Punjab. The complaint was filed over her reaction in a part of a comedy show where the word ‘Hallelujah’ was used.
Many Bollywood celebrities including Farhan Akhtar, Huma Qureshi and Swara Bhaskar have been taking part in the rallies against the amended Citizenship Act. Many others have voiced their opinions against the CAA. Kangana, who was one of the first person to speak on the issue, condemned the protests and said the people should not instigate violence in the name of democracy.
A writer, Rakesh Bharti, has approached the Bombay High Court claiming that the story of Deepika Padukone’s upcoming movie ‘Chhapaak’ is his story. In the petition, the petitioner has sought that he should be given credit as one of the writers of the film.
The trailer of Kangana Ranaut-starrer upcoming sports film Panga has been released. Directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, the film also features Richa Chadha, Neena Gupta, Jassie Gill, and Pankaj Tripathi in key roles.
Actor Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora announced their separation three years ago after 19 years of being together. Their divorce was finally granted in 2017. The things weren’t easy for the couple as they have a son, Arhaan, together.
The 66th National Film Awards will be taking place today in India’s capital. The winners of the prestigious awards will receive their medals from the Vice President of India, Venkaiah Naidu. The most awaited event will be held at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi.
Actress Bhumi Pednekar starred in this year’s critically acclaimed movie ‘Sonchiriya’. The movie directed by Abhishek Chaubey unfortunately failed to perform well at the box-office. Though a critical darling, the movie has been snubbed at the awards season this year.
The annual list of Forbes of Celebrity 100 is out. This year actor Akshay Kumar has come in second in the list with reported earnings of Rs 293.25 crore in 2019. This is the highest position occupied by someone from the entertainment industry. The list was topped by Anushka Sharma’s husband and Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli.