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In Theaters
Nitesh Tiwari to hold a special screening of Chhichhore for students on World Suicide Prevention Day
The Nitesh Tiwari directorial Chhichhore has become a super hit at the box office and to celebrate the movie that has become a favorite of fans across the nation, the director-producer duo of Nitesh Tiwari and Sajid Nadiadwala have decided to hold a special screening for students in Kota on World Suicide Prevention Day to create awareness among students that suicide is not an option and that there are other ways. Nitesh Tiwari opened up about this decision in a recent interview, he shared, Sajid sir and I made this film for a purpose thats way bigger than box- office. While we are definitely pleased with the box- office numbers, it is more important for us that the message of the film reaches a wider audience. For this reason, we are keen to arrange special screenings for all educational hubs to make sure that all students watch the film, and hopefully, gain a more positive perspective towards life. Chhichhore is being deemed as a film which is the perfect blend of college induced nostalgia, the fun, the laughter, the mischief. The film centers on the two lives within a life span that a group of friends go through- the college life and the mid-life. The trailer has already received massive applause and is generating great excitement amongst the audience and making them uber nostalgic. The poster has already hit the right chord with the audience as it promises to take you down the memory lane and experience friendships once again! Chhichhore marks the amalgamation of Sajid Nadiadwala and Fox Star Studios after they delivered the hits Judwaa 2 and Baaghi 2 , together. Chhichhore is helmed by Dangal fame director Nitesh Tiwari and has become a box office success.
Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy makes its way to the 92nd Academy Awards!
Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy is one of the best critically acclaimed films of the year and with Zoya Akhtars direction, it just got better. Gully Boy was based around the lives of underground rappers, Divine and Naezy and the youth related to it more than any other feature film in a very long time. Now, the film is not only being appreciated in India, but it is the ticket for Indias official entry at the 92 nd Academy Awards! The Zoya Akhtar directorial has been nominated for the Best International Feature Film Award which was first titled as the Best Foreign Language Film category. While a lot of movies have been nominated earlier, only three of them made it to the final round, including Mother India, Salaam Bombay , and Lagaan.While this news is elating, were still waiting to get a reaction from Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, and Zoya Akhtar. This indeed is a huge step for the Indian cinema. Congratulations are certainly in order for team Gully Boy !
Vicky Kaushal reveals Hiroo Johar had put gangaajal on them a few minutes before the apparent drugged video was recorded
A couple of months ago, a video posted by Karan Johar became viral that featured all the big stars including Vicky Kaushal, Deepika Padukone Shahid Kapoor , and Varun Dhawan among the others. While the fans were enjoying the video of all their favorite stars under one roof, MLA Majinder Singh accused them all for being in a drugged state. Milind Deora stood in support of the actors saying that his wife was also present at the party and no one was drugged. However, that did not convince Majinder Singh who later demanded the celebs to undergo a drug test. When Vicky Kaushal was enquired about this, he was shocked because he had no clue that all of this was happening since he was in a no-network zone. He said it was shocking that people were calling them names and he had recovered from dengue recently hence he looked tired. He even went on to clarify that Karan Johars mother, Hiroo Johar had put gangaajal on them a few minutes before the video was shot. Vicky Kaushal will next be seen in Sam, Sardar Udham Singh, Bhoot: Part One The Haunted Ship, and Takht.
Anushka Sharma becomes the only Bollywood actress on Fortune Indias list of Most Powerful Women of 2019!
Anushka Sharma is one of the biggest thought-leaders of India and has been a huge youth icon ever since her big debut in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.She is a glamazon, superstar, actress of incredible repute, entrepreneur, activist and visionary and Fortune India has acknowledged her superstardom in their 2019 Indias Most Powerful Women Top 50 list. She is the youngest woman on the list and also the only Bollywood actress! Fortunes Annual Ranking of Indias most powerful women in business is chosen for making an impact by virtue of their business acumen and social and cultural influence. Fortune wrote about the actress, Sharma is not only the face of her clothing line Nush and several other brands such as Nivea, Elle 18, Myntra and Lavie, but also a producer. Clean Slate Films, which Sharma set up when she was 25, has produced three small-budget Hindi films NH10 Phillauri , and Pari.They made around 40 crores each at the box office. They added, Moving beyond Bollywood, Clean Slate Films has tied up with Netflix to produce a feature film titled Bulbul and a web series called Mai.
Kangana Ranaut starrer Dhaakads director, Razneesh Razy Ghai, all set for his next directorial with Taapsee Pannu
Dhaakad is one of the most anticipated action films of the year with Kangana Ranaut in a never seen before avatar. Donning a badass look with a machine gun in her hand, the teaser of Dhaakad left everyone in awe of the Manikarnika : Queen Of Jhansi actress. The film is being directed by Razneesh Razy Ghai and it surely is going to be an eventful Diwali release. A source close to the director informed us that, After Dhaakad, Razneesh Razy Ghai has roped in Taapsee Pannu for his next thriller. The movie is all set to go on floors next year and the official announcement will be made soon. Even though we do not have a lot of details right now, looks like Taapsee is going for another thriller. Given the history between Kangana Ranaut and Taapsee Pannu, were hoping Razneesh Razy Ghai will be the one to mend their bond.
Ekta Kapoor to sign Anees Bazmee for her next production
Filmmaker Anees Bazmee is in high demand. The filmmaker is already working on his directorial Pagalpanti which is set for November release. Besides this multi-starrer, the filmmaker has also signed Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 which will be his first supernatural thriller starring Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani.With two projects back to back with T-Series, now Anees Bazmee will also be helming a film for Ekta Kapoor s Balaji Motion Pictures. As per a source, After the success of Dream Girl, Ekta Kapoor is on a signing spree. Her production house Balaji Motion Pictures has signed Anees Bazmee for their next project. As it turns out that Anees had shared one-liner brief with Ekta Kapoor who loved the idea. Now, the filmmaker, who is busy with Pagalpanti , will begin work on the screenplay and take the film on floors after Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. When contacted Anees Bazmee, the director said, I dont want to say anything right now since I am completing the last photoshoot of my film, Pagalpanti.After I complete everything on this film, next week I will decide everything. There have been conversations but from next week onwards, we will take it forward. When asked whether anything is concrete, Anees Bazmee said no. He further said, Weve met. We have a meeting left and only after that we will decide about how to take it forward. Today, my photo session for Pagalpanti will be wrapped up and next week, we still have a meeting to go. Thereon, we will decide how to go about it. Anees Bazmees next Pagalpanti starring John Abraham Anil Kapoor , Ileana Dcruz, Arshad Warsi, Saurabh Shukla , Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda and Urvashi Rautela is set to release on November 22, 2019. ALSO READ: Throwback Thursday: When Anees Bazmee played a young Shatrughan Sinha in a film
Daisy Shah will have to wait for another year to qualify for the Nationals of rifle shooting
Daisy Shah recently received her license from the National Association of India and has already made her way into the Aspiring Shot category. The actress has been working hard to get into the Renowned Shot category for quite some time now and aspired to achieve her place soon. While she was expecting to get qualify for the Nationals this year, she will have to wait another year for the same. She explained that she lost focus due to a last-minute change of rules where she wasnt allowed to carry her phone to keep a check on the scorecard through her camera. The officer didnt budge even when Daisy Shah explained that she was not informed earlier. She plans on practicing more and more and is determined to not lose her focus this time. She was last seen in Race 3 and Salman Khan even took to his social media to congratulate her on winning in the Aspiring Shot category for the second time.
Amitabh Bachchan and Kartik Aaryan to come together for a project
Theres a dream every actor has and that is to work with megastar Amitabh Bachchan.It seems like Kartik Aaryan s wish will soon come true. Kartik Aaryan and Amitabh Bachchan will be working together in a commercial. Amitabh Bachchan and Kartik Aaryan will soon shoot an ad together since they are faces of the brand. The apparel brand was looking out for a young face who would take the brand to the next level. Since Kartik is currently the hot favourite amongst several brands, he fit the bill. Also, bringing Big B and Kartik together will be exciting. Last year, Amitabh Bachchan had praised Kartik Aaryans performance in Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety.Recently, there was this film Sonu Ki Titu bada ajeeb sa naam hai us mein Aaryan was so good. The film had such a good story. I get so obsessed and I keep writing to them saying well done. Even Kartik was overwhelmed when he heard that Big B had praised him. Sonu is even more special to me now. Thank you @amitabhbachchan Sir Since the time I have heard these priceless words am on cloud nine. Cant express my happiness!! As an actor u live for such precious moments. It encourages you to another level Getting appreciation from you sir is a moment I will cherish always. Sonu is even more special to me now Thank you https://twitter.com/SrBachchan?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw @SrBachchan Sir As an actor u live for such precious moments. Encourages u to another level, A moment i will cherish always ???????????????? https://t.co/fdeVcjw0IY https://t.co/fdeVcjw0IY Kartik Aaryan (@TheAaryanKartik) https://twitter.com/TheAaryanKartik/status/1037272997999136768?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw September 5, 2018 ALSO READ: Pati Patni Aur Woh: Ananya Panday and Kartik Aaryan kick-start the Mumbai schedule with a song
Akshay Kumar says doing comedy films are his ride or die
Akshay Kumar has been in the news this year, for delivering back-to-back blockbusters. Marking two hits this year with Kesari and Mission Mangal , Akshay is gearing up for quite a bunch of films for this year and the next. The list includes Good Newwz, Housefull 4 Bachchan Pandey Sooryavanshi , Prithviraj, and Laxmmi Bomb.In his recent interview, Akshay Kumar was asked why he keeps returning to the comedy genre, to which he said its his ride or die. He feels its been too long even though it has only been three years since he last did a comedy film. Akshay spoke further about his diverse roles stating he is in role-play heaven and loves every bit of it! He still wishes to do more especially when his movies generate multiple hundred crores for the industry which in turn enable him to employ these many people. Akshay Kumar is surely one of the few all-rounders who get into the skin of their characters very easily. Which upcoming film of Akshay Kumar are you most excited about? Be sure to let us know in the comments section below.
Box Office
Film NameNet GrossVerdict
Section 3758.04 Cr-
Dream Girl77.50 CrHit
Chhichhore112.30 CrAbove Average
Saaho148.50 CrHit
Batla House97.18 CrHit
Mission Mangal200.16 CrSuper-Hit
Jabariya Jodi14.50 CrFlop
Khandaani Shafakhana5.52 CrFlop
Arjun Patiala5.65 CrFlop
Judgemental Hai Kya38.30 CrAverage
Film NameReviewerRating
PrassthanamTimes of India3.00
The Zoya FactorTimes of India3.50
The Zoya FactorKoimoi2.00
The Zoya FactorNews183.50
The Zoya FactorNews182.50
Pal Pal Dil Ke PaasIMDB8.70
Pal Pal Dil Ke PaasTimes of India2.50
Pal Pal Dil Ke PaasKoimoi2.00
Dream GirlTimes of India3.00