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Anil Kapoor John Abrahams Pagalpanti preponed
Directed by Anees Bazmee, Pagalpanti starring Anil Kapoor John Abraham , Ileana DCruz, Arshad Warsi, Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda, Urvashi Rautela and Saurabh Shukla has been preponed and will now release on 22nd November 2019. The shooting of the film is underway in London currently. This indeed is a good news for the fans as it means they will get to see their favourite stars on screen soon. Anil Kapoors last film Total Dhamaal which released last month was a resounding hit and things are looking good for Pagalpanti as well! The film is produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumars T-Series and Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathaks Panorama Studios and co produced by Aditya Chowksey and Sanjeev Joshi.
Ajay Devgns Tanaaji: The Unsung Heros release date CHANGED
Ajay Devgn s war film Taanaji : The Unsung Warrior will now release on 10th January, 2020. The movie was first slated to release on December 27 but will come out a few weeks later. The movie showcases the life of this unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, who fought for his people, his soil & his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. It stars Ajay as he headlines the titular role of valiant Maratha soldier, Taanaji along with Saif Ali Khan as the antagonist. It also stars Kajol in an important role. The film is produced by Ajay Devgns ADFL and Bhushan Kumars T-Series, directed by Om Raut and will now release on 10th January, 2020.
Uday Chopra shares cryptic tweets about suicide and depression, deletes them later
Uday Chopra, son of late Yash Chopra, made his Bollywood debut in YRF s production Mohabattein. The actor, who has been away from the films for a while, is very active on his Twitter. But, recently he shared some cryptic tweets about suicide and depression that left the netizens worried. Uday Chopra took to his Twitter and wrote, For a few hours, I De-activated my twitter account. It felt as close to death as I could get. Was phenomenal! I think this is a good good option to suicide. I might be doing it permanently soon. He added, Confession: I am not ok! I am trying but so far Im failing. Later, Uday Chopra deleted those tweets. And then, tweeted about atheism. While he is yet to address this, it did leave the netizens worried. Uday Chopra has seen success with Mohabattein and Dhoom franchise. But, couldnt have a strong foothold in the films. On the personal front, the actor was rumoured to be dating Nargis Fakhri but they never confirmed their relationship. ALSO READ: Uday Chopra says India should LEGALIZE Marijuana
Karan Johar signs Sacred Games fame Neeraj Ghaywan for a film starring Alia Bhatt (details inside)
Neeraj Ghaywan who skyrocketed to fame after Masaan starring Vicky Kaushal was critically acclaimed, has bagged himself a Dharma project! Bollywood Hungamas sources have EXCLUSIVELY reported that Dharma Productions have signed the filmmaker for one of their next ventures. The young director is currently shooting the second season for Sacred Games which is one of the most awaited web shows. The first season was highly acclaimed critically, too. Now our highly placed sources are certain that a major project involving Ghaywan, backed by Karan Johar , is in the offing and pretty soon, the makers will come out with official news about the same. There is another big development which has come to light, about this project. According to sources Alia Bhatt has been locked for this project as the lead and the shooting for the movie will start by this years end. Whoa. This will be one of the most awaited movies, we are sure. After all, it marks coming together of all the talented powerhouses of the industry. As far as Alia Bhatt is concerned, next year is going to be BIG for her because she has signed huge projects including Sanjay Leela Bhansali s Inshallah starring Salman Khan , SS Rajamoulis RRR, her father Mahesh Bhatt s Sadak 2 and ofcourse Karans magnum opus Takht .Log in to Bollywood Hungama for more updates on the actress and her future projects.
EXCLUSIVE: Vicky Kaushal CONFIRMED for Saare Jahaan Se Achcha, production to start in June
A lot has been written about the most anticipated film, the Rakesh Sharma biopic titled Saare Jahan Se Achcha.The film, even before going on the floor, has undergone several cast changes. It was first offered to Aamir Khan who exited the project. He, then, recommended it to Shah Rukh Khan who seemed excited about it. After Zero debacle, the actor chose to leave the project too. There have been speculations around Vicky Kaushal starring in it and now it seems like the actor will be the lead. According to the sources, Vicky Kaushal has been locked in for the role of Rakesh Sharma biopic. While the project is highly awaited one, the production will begin in June this year. This will be his third biopic after Uri The Surgical Strike and Udham Singh biopic. While we wait for official confirmation from the makers and the actor, it seems like all good projects are coming in Vicky Kaushals way. Writer Anjum Rajabali had recently confirmed Shah Rukh Khans exit from the project while speaking at the FICCI Frames 2019 Screenwriters: The Creative Force Powering Indian Cinemas New Surge panel discussion. He said, If youre asking me, there was a problem with the script (of Zero). Himanshu (Sharma, the writer) is a very talented person but things go wrong sometimes. I dont think he said no to Saare Jahan Se Achcha because of space (angle). I think hes also pretty shaken up, he was banking a lot on that. Vicky Kaushal, on the work front, has a lot in his plate. The actor is already starring in an untitled horror comedy with Bhumi Pednekar followed by Udham Singh biopic with Shoojit Sircar and Takht with Karan Johar.ALSO READ: Saare Jahaan Se Achcha: Vicky Kaushal FINALLY reacts on doing the film earlier helmed by Shah Rukh Khan
Saif Ali Khans Go Goa Gone sequel in trouble, because of Stree legal battle?
Saif Ali Khan s Go Goa Gone which starred Kunal Khemmu, Kunal Khemu , Vir Das in important roles released in 2013 and changed landscape for mainstream Bollywood. This was for the first time that a zombie movie was attempted and fans of this movie were in for a treat because just recently Saif announced a sequel to this film. But according to the latest reports, the makers Raj and DK and Dinesh Vijan had a fall out and a subsequent legal battle, therefore this has affected Go Goa Gone 2. Reportedly, the makers had registered the title: Go Goa Gone 2: Babaji Ki Booti but the project is now stuck in limbo. For those who dont know, Raj and DK and Dinesh Vijan had fallout over Stree.The movie did well, garnered a lot of moolah at the box office and then the makers had a fall out over profit sharing and hence there is a legal procedure happening over sharing credits. Saif along with other actors had already given dates for this movie and it is disappointing now that the fate of the movie is undecided. Saif Ali Khan is currently utilizing time with his family and his pictures with son Taimur Ali Khan keep going viral all the time. He has just finished working on Sacred Games 2 and when he is not working he is switching with his partner Kareena Kapoor Khan with the baby duty.
Mithun Chakrabortys son Namashi to debut in a film starring Ayushmann Khurrana
Mithun Chakraborty s younger son Namashi is all set and raring to go with his debut! Bollywood Hungamas EXCLUSIVE sources have reported that he has already bagged his first project and he will be seen in Anubhav Sinha s next film titled Article 15 which has Ayushmann Khurrana as the main lead! Now, this is a big jump for the young actor who started his career as an assistant director in a film which starred his elder brother Mahaakshay Chakrabortys film Ishqedarriyaan. The film was a flop but Namashi marked his film career. Now, it will be interesting to see him alongside Ayushmann who is currently on a high! We had exclusively told you that Ayushmann is playing a cop in the said film. Ayushmanns film Andhadhun smashed all box office records and emerged as one of the most successful films of 2018. Along with Andhadhun, Badhaai Ho starring Neena Gupta too was a total winner. Therefore, it is a big thing for a young talent like Namashi to work with Khurranna in his first film itself. It sure will catapult his career to great heights, we are sure. Ayushmann, on the other hand, is working on Dream Girl and Bala which stars Bhumi Pednekar.Log on to get more deets on these films.
EXCLUSIVE: Heres when the trailer of Salman Khan starrer Bharat will be launched
Salman Khan is all set for yet another Eid release, Bharat in June. The actor has wrapped up the film and it is currently under post production. It will mark the return of Ali Abbas Zafar and Salman after Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai. Katrina Kaif is the leading lady of the film. As the fans are eagerly waiting to catch a glimpse of the film, we know when the first trailer will be out. As per sources, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Bharats trailer will be out in the first half of April 2019. As the film is currently three months away from its release, the makers want to give a glimpse of the film way ahead of the release. This will be exciting for the fans who are excited to see Salman Khan sporting different looks which they got to see in the teaser.Interestingly, in April, Salman Khan will begin shooting for Dabangg 3.The actor will be seen sporting five different looks spanning over 60 years, including a crucial part which will showcase the actor in his late 20s, looking much leaner and younger. Including stellar performers like Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani Jackie Shroff , Tabu, and Sunil Grover, the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial boasts of an ensemble cast promising power-packed performances. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Bharat is produced by Atul Agnihotris Reel Life Production Pvt. Ltd and Bhushan Kumars T-Series releasing Eid 2019. ALSO READ: Salman Khan to NOT campaign for Congress in Lok Sabha 2019 elections
Kangana Ranaut bags Jayalalithaa biopic, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Vidya Balan were in the contention
Kangana Ranaut is all set and raring to go with her career as she reinstated her position at the box office with Manikarnika : The Queen Of Jhansi.She, now, has many projects to look forward to including her own biopic, her next with Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and now Jayalalithaa biopic! If sources have to be believed, Kannada has bagged the film on the trailblazing Tamil Nadu CM and veteran actress, who was also called Puratchi Thalaivi. There were other actors like Sonakshi Sinha Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Vidya Balan in contention too! The movie is being helmed by Vishnu Induri and it was her Manikarnika writer Vijayendra Prasad who suggested her name to the producer. He has also been associated with Baahubali.Kangana would have to go through a massive transformation for this role but well, it will be an interesting treat for us as audiences because Kangy has done this in past and floored us with her amazing acting chops.The film will be produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri & Shaailesh R Singh under the banner of Vibri & Karma Media and Entertainment. Kangana was in the limelight after she made some controversial statements against Ranbir Kapoor Alia Bhatt and Karan Johar for not speaking up with issues concerning the country or current affairs. She even lodged an attack on Aamir Khan and said that while she makes sure to attend all their screenings none of them come to hers. We are awaiting the formal statement from her team with regard to the film. Incidentally, the news has come out on her birthday which is today (March 23). ALSO READ: Manikarnika actress Kangana Ranaut PRAISES Kareena Kapoor Khan; calls her as the epitome of a perfect woman
Box Office
Film NameNet GrossVerdict
Kesari21.06 Cr-
Badla38.00 Cr-
Luka Chuppi67.36 Cr-
Sonchiriya6.60 CrFlop
Total Dhamaal150.76 Cr-
Gully Boy139.38 CrSuper-Hit
Amavas2.85 CrFlop
Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Ai...20.01 CrFlop
Thackeray31.60 Cr-
Manikarnika The Queen O...94.92 CrFlop
Film NameReviewerRating
KesariTimes of India4.00
Milan TalkiesTimes of India2.50
Milan TalkiesKoimoi1.50
Milan TalkiesNews184.00
PhotographTimes of India3.00