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sanjay dutt reveals that he got emotional after watching the teaser of sanju .

sanjay dutt’s biopic is one of the most anticipated films of 2018. the hype around the film has reached its peak as an 85 second teaser for the film was launched today at an event in mumbai. during the event sanjay dutt revealed through a live a chat that he has seen bits and pieces of the film and has been touched deeply. he also revealed that he couldn’t believe how much ranbir kapoor resembled him in the teaser and jokingly warned raju hirani not to actually mistake ranbir for him.the film releases in june but fans just can't contain their excitement. ranbir kapoor, who plays the role of sanjay dutt looked like a splitting image of the senior actor in the leaked pictures from the set. now in the teaser, his mannerisms and accent is identical to dutt’s. rajkumar hirani, the director who makes a comeback after 4 long years, revealed in an interview "yes, i have shown it [teaser] as well as some scenes to him [sanjay dutt]. he gets overwhelmed. in fact, i told him to see the full film, but he said no, he would watch it when it’s complete. he came to the sets only twice. i think he is pretty brave. he has talked about everything in his life. i don’t think everyone will have that courage."the film which also stars sonam kapoor and anushka sharma covers pieces of sanjay dutt’s life; the death of his mother, rehab stint and his conviction in the 1993 bomb blasts case. however, the cast and the director made it clear that sanjay dutt won’t be glorified in the film...





varun dhawan ditches the cake for this hot bod on his 31st birthday

varun dhawan has turned 31 today and filmfare shared with you his special birthday plans in advance yesterday. just what we told you, the actor is celebrating his birthday on the sets of his next – kalank, a multi-starrer period drama. varun, who has started the shoot of the film already and has been shooting for film’s introductory song opposite kiara advani is in no mood for those grand birthday celebrations.varun even announced on his social media handle that he’s ditching his birthday cake to maintain his chiseled look for kalank. varun has been rigorously training to get those abs. director abhishek varman has now even created a special workout area for varun on the sets of the film. a source close to the makers of the film earlier told a daily about the same, “varun is very particular about his workouts and if he cannot go to the gym, he will do his training on the sets.”check out his birthday workout picture here.birthday workout #nocake #kalank @prashantsixpacka post shared by varun dhawan (@varundvn) on apr 23, 2018 at 9:37pm pdt





varun dhawan talks about working with alia bhatt again .

varun dhawan and alia bhatt are the current favourite pair of moviegoers. people love their chemistry on screen and this helps them to instantly connect with their characters. right from student of the year, where both of them made their debut, to badrinath ki dulhania, in which the pair was seen last, they look extremely convincing in every role. so naturally when the pair confirmed that they would be returning for the fifth time in abhishek varman’s kalank, the fans were overjoyed. when asked about working with alia again, a candid varun replied, “it was important for us to choose the right film to come back as a pair. people expect a lot from us. kalank is very special for karan’s production house, as it has been in the making since 2004. i don’t want to say too much, as the director is quite secretive that way.” varun dhawan, who is quite active on his social media, took to twitter about his experience working on this film. he tweeted “#kalank is a film karan wanted to direct 15 years ago. now 15 years later that dream will be realised. feel honoured that i can be a part of this huge ensemble and karan’s dream film directed by #abhishek. happy to do my 3rd film with #sajidnadiadwala and thankful for the support”





5 things we loved about the sanju teaser

the teaser of rajkumar hirani’s sanju is out and has left us simply spellbound. the movie is based on the life of bollywood superstar sanjay dutt. ever since the announcement was made, people have been eagerly waiting to watch ranbir kapoor play sanjay dutt. and from what we have seen in the teaser, the wait will definitely be worth it. we list down 5 things that we loved from the teaser of sanju which has gotten us even more excited for the film:1.ranbir kapoor’s epic transformation let’s be honest. none of us expected a transformation at such a large scale from ranbir kapoor in sanju. the teaser of the movie proved that ranbir has seamlessly slipped into the character of sanjay dutt, as the resemblance between the two was hard to ignore. in the teaser, we see glimpses of ranbir kapoor portraying the different phases of life of sanjay dutt. from the time he was a teenager to the time he spent in jail and ranbir has absolutely nailed every look in the film.  2.rajkumar hirani’s directorial prowess not much needs to be said about rajkumar hirani’s directing ability. he has already given us gems like the munnabhai series and 3 idiots. he is also known to be extremely close to sanjay dutt, so when it was announced that he will be directing his biopic, people obviously were pretty excited. and by the looks of the teaser it seems that rajkumar hirani has knocked it out of the park again. although the teaser didn’t reveal much about the film, it certainly has gotten...





bindiya goswami on what makes husband j.p. dutta special

eluctant actressthe doe-eyed teen with velvety tresses, cavorting at the birthday party of composer pyarelal’s (of laxmikant-pyarelal fame) son, grabbed guest jaya chakravarthy’s attention. she was startled by the girl’s resemblance to her superstar daughter hema malini. “my mother had recreated zeenat aman’s white outfit in chura liya hai (yaadon ki baarat, 1973) for me for the party,” recalls bindiya who was pyarelal’s neighbour. “few days later, jayaji sent across a message whether i’d be interested in doing her film. my sister pearl was an airhostess. i too wanted to be one. also, i was still studying and was just 14,” says bindiya daughter of a south indian father and catholic mother. “jayaji was known to be protective about hemaji. my mother felt i too would be in safe hands. jayaji was dynamic. her kajal bhari eyes and quiet presence was compelling.” soon, bindiya was signed for jaya chakravorthy’s production jeevan jyoti (1976) opposite vijay arora. this was followed by three more films. “jeevan jyoti was my debut though mukti (1977) released first. i began my career by playing shashiji’s (kapoor) daughter in mukti and played his beloved in shaan (1980) towards the end,” she smiles. “i was young and walked through my films. i don’t think i ever acted. i was my natural self.”some khatta, some meetha…it was bindiya’s stint with basu chatterjee that brought gravitas to her career. khatta meetha (1977), where she was paired with r...





all you need to know about avengers: infinity war

it’s choc-a-bloc with superheroesbasically, expect characters from every marvel film that has released over the past 10 years. the list of superheroes include iron man (robert downey jr), captain america (chris evans), hulk (mark ruffalo), thor (chris hemsworth),  black widow (scarlett johansson), hawkeye (jeremy renner), falcon (anthony mackie), spider-man (tom holland), star-lord (chris pratt), drax (dave bautista), gamora (zoe saldana), nebula (karen gillan), rocket raccoon (bradley cooper), groot (vin diesel), loki (tom hiddleston), ant-man (paul rudd), winter soldier (sebastian stan), war machine (don cheadle), black panther (chadwick boseman), doctor strange (benedict cumberbatch), scarlet witch (elizabeth olsen), vision (paul bettany), maria hill (cobie smulders), wong (benedict wong), mantis (pom klementieff ), the collector (benicio del toro), okoye (danai gurira), ned leeds (jacob batalon), shuri (letitia wright), thanos (josh brolin). the only people missing from the roster are x men, wolverine, and of course deadpool. there are rumours that we might get to see brie larson playing captain marvel/carol danvers, though directors anthony and joe russo have so far not commented on it officially. captain marvel as we know is a photon-wielding, air force-trained space captain who later on becomes the leader of the superhero team. a superhero film based on the character is currently in development and is said to be releasing in 2019. and… rumour also has it that hawk...





5 big highlights from the launch of the sanju teaser

sanju without a doubt is one of the most anticipated films of the year. ever since rajkumar hirani announced that he will be making a biopic on his close friend sanjay dutt, people have eagerly been waiting to even get a glimpse of the film. and today, the teaser of rajkumar hirani’s sanju is finally out. the biggest highlight from the teaser is obviously ranbir kapoor’s unbelievable transformation. the actor has simply left everyone stunned. from head-to-toe, ranbir is looking and behaving like sanjay dutt. ranbir kapoor along with the creators of the film interacted with the media for the launch of the teaser of the movie. here are the 5 of the biggest highlights from the event: 1.sanjay dutt’s message before the teaser release:although, the inspiration for the biopic wasn’t present himself, he sent across a special video message which was shown before the release of the teaser. in the video, sanjay dutt said, “mujhe abhi tak vishwas nai ho raha that a film is made on my life. i wish i could have been there with you all but i am shooting abroad. i have seen the scenes of the film and i can't believe how ranbir is looking like me. raju, munnabhai bhi ranbir ko mat de dena." 2.    ranbir’s reaction on learning about the details of sanjay dutt’s life:when ranbir was asked about the script, he said, "i know sanjay dutt as a family friend. when i read the script, i got to know his life journey. that shocked me. drugs, his controversy with terrorism, hi...





varun and katrina’s dance film to go on floors in early 2019

varun dhawan has established himself as the most successful young actor by giving nine big hits in a row and having a record breaking 100% success rate. his performance in his latest, october, was appreciated by many and he was praised for the unconventional subject. he is currently working on several projects, including sui dhaga: made in india and abhishek varman’s kalank. he is also coming back for the second time to work with remo d’souza in his dance film. the film which also stars katrina kaif. it is said to be the biggest dance film ever. the film although untitled is speculated to be a part of the abcd franchise. varun dhawan is juggling two projects currently and once he wraps them up in november he will be taking some time off. post that he is expected to go under hardcore training for remo’s film. according to a source, “there were reports that the actor will begin shooting the film in december. but this will actually be his turnaround time where he is likely to plan a vacation and train in various dance forms. the movie, which will see varun collaborate with his abcd 2 director remo, will have some hardcore dancing. though he is easily among the top dancers in the industry, he will definitely hone his skills furthermore for the film that is being made in the 4dx format. the team is likely to begin shooting in january and the dance flick is slated to release in november 2019.”





best instagram posts of varun dhawan .

very few actors manage to taste success in their debut film and fewer are able to get successive hit films but only one has managed to make a staggering record of 10 consecutive successful films! in this short span of 6 years, varun dhawan has established himself as one of the most versatile young actors and rightly so. from his debut in student of the year, where he played a college student, to badlapur where he played a grief-stricken lover to a professional dancer in abcd 2, varun has impressed us in every role he has played. varun also has a massive fan base of 13 million followers on instagram. today we take a look at the most memorable moments the actor has shared on his social media.  1. throwback to the time when varun dhawan got his hair styled similar to virat kohli’s. he posted a picture captioned “badri is only @imvkohli fan.thank you virat for being so cool and humble we all have a lot to learn from u #realhero,” 2. this picture perfectly captures the many sides of varun dhawan. along with being a great entertainer for his older fans, varun also manages to win the hearts of his younger audience. varun dhawan instantly connects with the kids and charms them and us alike. he has said that he makes most of his films for kids. we see vd with karan's johar's little son yash in this picture. adorable right?3. varun dhawan strikes the same pose in this fun picture with his wax statue at madame tussauds wax museum in hong kong. he is the youngest actor to have...





ranbir kapoor says he has never faced casting couch in bollywood

ranbir kapoor will soon be seen in rajkumar hirani's sanju. the biopic on sanjay dutt's life talks about the ups and downs that bollywood's baba went through. while launching the teaser of the film today, ranbir was questioned about a lot of topics that are being discussed in the country as well as the entertainment industry. casting couch is one thing which has always haunted bollywood. and after saroj khan gave a statement on casting couch prevailing in the industry this morning, the youngest superstar of bollywood, ranbir kapoor was asked about his views on the same at the teaser launch of rajkumar hirani's sanju. the star actor said, "i have never faced casting couch. if it's there then it's the worst thing." rajkumar hirani's sanju, also stars sonam kapoor, dia mirza, vicky kaushal, jim sarabh, paresh rawal and a few other actors as well.





31 times varun dhawan proved that he’s the prince of comfort clothing

this is badri. badri looks great in everything. be like badri. @varundvn is wearing @ilovepero @forever21mumbai @adidasindiaofficial #badri #badrinathkidulhania #varundhawan #stylefile #whatcanthisguynotdo #akshaytyagiforstylecell assisted by @bhumishah94 @rajasidatara post shared by a k s h a y t y a g i (@thetyagiakshay) on feb 12, 2017 at 7:49am pst





ranbir kapoor will leave you awestruck in the teaser of sanju

first things first, ranbir kapoor is outstanding in the teaser of rajkumar hirani’s sanju. the film’s teaser comes as a treat to the audience with ranbir being at his best. sanju’s teaser shows ranbir in different looks with an eye-rubbing similarity to sanjay dutt. the teaser gives the perfect glimpse of the rollercoaster that bollywood’s baba’s life has been. the ups were way up the ladder while the lows were rock bottom, but everything that happened to him, he took it in his own stride and turned it around into something that made him grow in life.ranbir will leave to spellbound with his antics in the teaser of the film. whether it is his dialogue delivery or his body language or the steady gaze into the camera lens, he makes you believe in the story. the best part about the teaser seems to be that they are not fleeting portions of the film, but have been well knit together to make the audience understand the feel of the film as well as familiarises the fans with ranbir as sanjay dutt to make his story look as real as possible. if you haven’t seen this piece of brilliance already, watch it here!





best instagram posts from the week gone by

alia bhatt goes all out to promote raazialia bhatt started the promotions of razzi last week, soon after the release of its trailer. the film also stars vicky kaushal in a pivotal role and has been directed by meghna gulzar. alia posted a stylish picture of herself in a well-fitted pair of jeans, a spotless white t-shirt and a denim jacket. the actress topped her look with a round pair of sleek sunglasses as she stepped out to promote her film. raazi will hit the theatres on may 11, 2018.abhishek bachchan posts a picture with ranbir kapoor and arjun kapoorabhishek bachchan, ranbir kapoor, arjun kapoor, dino morea, shashank khaitan and a lot many other celebrities went to singapore recently to play an all-star football match. abhishek took to instagram to post a picture with the entire team, where all the boys are seen suited-up. the entire team returned to mumbai this morning.ranveer singh showers zoya akhtar with all his loveranveer singh wrapped up the shooting schedule of zoya akhtar’s gully boy during the past weekend. ranveer was seen going all out to celebrate the wrap up of the film. videos of him rapping like a true star floated on social media as well. the actor was seen celebrating with zoya as well who cut the cake on set to mark the end of the shooting schedule of the film, followed by a jamming session with the cast and crew of gully boy. ranveer took to instagram to post a picture with her and called his dear friend and director, his bae. priyanka chopra wr...





nanu ki jaanu leaves behind beyond the clouds in its opening weekend

it was last friday when iranian filmmaker majid majidi’s beyond the clouds locked horns with abhay deol starrer naanu ki jaanu at the ticket windows. surprising the trade gurus with its numbers, nanu ki jaanu clearly won the battle in this opening weekend. starring ishaan khatter and malavika mohanan in the lead, beyond the clouds, opened to a slower run at the box-office in its opening weekend. the film garnered rs 1.30 crore being an unconventional themed film. on the other hand, faraz haider directorial nanu ki jaanu enjoyed a slightly better opening weekend minting rs 3.10 crore. however, beyond the clouds received many glowing reviews and ishaan received a huge shout out from various bollywood stars and critics for his stellar performance in the film.below are the collections of both the films:nanu ki jaanufriday – rs 75 lakhssaturday – rs 1.10 crore sunday – rs 1.25 croretotal – rs 3.10 crorebeyond the cloudsfriday – rs 30 lakhs saturday – rs 40 lakhs sunday – rs 50 lakhstotal – rs 1.20 crore 





ishaan khatter talks about his dream beginning in bollywood

shahid kapoor’s younger brother ishaan khatter’s dream beginning in bollywood will make several people jealous. his debut film, directed by popular iranian filmmaker majid majidi, beyond the clouds released last week and even before the release of his first film, he finished shooting for his second film, dharma productions dhadak, which is directed by humpty sharma ki dulhania and badrinath ki dulhania fame shashank khaitan. late sridevi’s elder daughter janhvi kapoor is making her debut with the remake of marathi blockbuster, sairat. the film is already one of the most awaited film of 2018. ishaan feels grateful for such amazing opportunities.he says, “yes, it is incredible. these opportunities are tremendous and rare. i’m very grateful that i have had these opportunities is come my way. it finds me suitable and they are happy with me as a performer and it’s really gratifying and humbling. i really want to continue this kind of a tradition of working in films that are impactful and meaningful. it’s more than anything.”ishaan khatter’s performance in majid majidi’s beyond the clouds was appreciated and the film got positive feedback as well from the critics. now the young actor is gearing up for his next big release dhadak.





ananya panday and tara sutaria post pictures from the sets of soty 2

punit malhotra is directing tiger shroff, ananya panday and tara sutaria starrer student of the year 2. the film is being produced under the banner of karan johar’s dharma productions. ananya and tara will be stepping into bollywood with soty 2 and both the newcomers have been sharing details about their shooting schedules on their respective social media accounts to give the audience an insight into their lives. ananya is chunky panday and bhavna panday’s daughter, while tara entered the entertainment industry as a child artist who worked for disney channel.both ananya and tara shared pictures of them enjoying the summer sun in mussoorie. after wrapping up the first schedule of student of the year 2 in dehradun, the cast and crew have moved on to mussoorie for the next schedule of the film. director punit malhotra, as well as tiger shroff, also shared a few pictures from the sets of the film in mussoorie. take a look at the pictures of the cast of soty 2  having fun in during the second schedule of the film. 





ayushmann khurrana signs hansal mehta's next film

ayushmann khurrana seems to be going into the serious zone of films. after finishing sriram raghavan's shoot the piano player, the actor has greenlighted hansal mehta's next, who is known for realistic cinema. a source close to the development told that ayushmann is a huge fan of hansal mehta's work, be it shahid, aligarh or omerta. since a long time, he wanted to collaborate with the award-winning filmmaker. finally, hansal narrated him a story, which is based on true events and he loved it and he immediately said yes to the film. ayushmann was looking for a serious subject and it fitted perfectly in his scheme of things. it's going to be a thriller and ayushmann has never done a film in this genre. ayushmann khurrana has two releases this year, sriram raghavan's shoot the piano player and amit sharma's badhaai ho. his hansal mehta's film is being planned to go on floors by end of the year. last year was fabulous for the star actor. he had his like shubh mangal saavdhan and bareilly ki barfi in 2017 and looks like the dream run will continue. 





sonakshi sinha begins filming for happy phir bhag jayegi in malaysia .

happy bhag jayegi took the audience by surprise two years ago when it turned out to be a laughter riot with its hilarious plot and impressive acting by its lead cast. diana penty stood out in it and was appreciated for her performance. it was a hilarious story of how happy, a young bride, runs away from her wedding and accidentally lands up in pakistan.now, a sequel of the film is in the works and along with diana penty, sonakshi sinha will also star in the film. sonakshi has begun shooting in malaysia and she confirmed this when she posted a picture on instagram showing the beauty of malaysia. abhay deol and jimmy shergill also feature in this film. this film also marks the bollywood debut of punjabi singer jassie gill. he tweeted “feeling thrilled and proud to share this news with you guys, my first bollywood movie ‘happy phirr bhag jayegi’ is releasing on august 24,” sonakshi was last seen in welcome to new york opposite diljit dosanjh.





paisa yeh paisa from karz has been recreated for total dhamaal

the iconic pair of madhuri dixit and anil kapoor is all set to return to the big screen in indra kumar’s total dhamaal, the third installment of dhamaal franchise. the film is currently being shot at a studio in mumbai, which revolves around the feeling of greed and people chasing money. adding to the theme of the film, director indra kumar has decided to recreate the classic song, paisa yeh paisa, from subhash ghai’s blockbuster karz. the original song was picturised on rishi kapoor but the recreated version will feature all the actors of total dhamaal, ajay devgn, riteish deshmukh, madhuri dixit, anil kapoor, jaaved jaaferi, arshad warsi, sanjay mishra and pitobash. about recreating paisa yeh paisa, filmmaker indra kumar said, “subhash ji (ghai) and his wonderful composers laxmikant-pyarelalji created this song many years ago and it’s still relevant. even now, people are chasing money. so, this song fits the theme of our film perfectly.” indra kumar called total dhamaal his biggest film yet, both in terms of cast and budget. happy to have the hit jodi of anil-madhuri in his film, he added, “they’re an iconic pair and they still create an electric atmosphere on screen together.” an adventure comedy, total dhamaal is touted to feature thrilling stunt sequences. indra kumar further said, “we’ve used action based situations to create humour. we also have four more songs to shoot, which we’ll do in the days to come.”talking about the song, anil kapoo...





all details about sonam kapoor’s grand mehendi ceremony

sonam kapoor and anand ahuja’s wedding rumours have been surfacing on the internet for quite sometime now. filmfare officially confirmed that the lovely couple will be tying the knot on may 7 and 8 in mumbai post which they will host a grand reception in new delhi, the capital being anand’s hometown. sonam and anand’s wedding is touted to be one of the biggest bollywood weddings of the year.the two have been dating for quite sometime now, even though they have never spoken about their relationship officially, the world has enough proof of their long-distance romance. right from their mini-vacations to their social media pda to being there for each other at important family events – the two have always looked madly in love. hence, now that the couple is finally getting married, their well-wishers are super excited. speaking of their wedding, we have a big update on couple’s mehendi ceremony. a source close to the family informed a daily that sonam’s mehendi ceremony will be hosted by sonam’s aunt kavita singh at her luxurious bandra bungalow. the venue is known to be kapoor’s favourite place for all the grand family celebrations. being true blue punjabis, it’s said that the family is super excited for all the pre-wedding functions.meanwhile, practices for sonam’s sangeet are going on in full swing. choreographed by farah khan, stars like karan johar, arjun kapoor, kareena kapoor khan amongst others will be seen setting the stage on fire. talking about karan...