As per new reports, apart from Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Mental Hai Kya’, Kangana has another project on her commitments with the ‘Bareily Ki Barfi’ director. According to trade sources, the ‘Simran’ actor has agreed to be a part of Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s next.
Reportedly, the director and her writer-filmmaker husband Nitesh Tiwari are building up concrete projects to up their game in the competitive world of Hindi film industry.
Moreover, earlier on Wednesday the news of Ashwiny casting Alia Bhatt in her next broke out. The ‘Raazi’ actor herself dropped the curtains on the news. Now it will be certainly intriguing for the fans to await the two remarkable actors being directed by a remarkable director in two different movies!
And now, as per latest reports, Alia has herself confirmed the news. The actor spoke to a daily about working with Ashwiny. She opined that she is definitely going to be working with Ashwiny, who she believed is a fabulous director. She added that the film is almost confirmed, but she’d like to everyone to wait for an official announcement.
Later, speaking about how she is gradually moving away from serious movies, she said that Ashwiny and other makers have offered her a fun concept and she is extremely excited about it. Moreover, she believes it will make way for her breakaway path as she looks forward to doing some lighthearted movies.
Meanwhile, Alia’s latest outing ‘Raazi’ which also stars Vicky Kaushal and is directed by Meghna Gulzar has come out as a winner at the box office.
On the work front, Alia has also wrapped up her shooting for Zoya Akhtar’s next titled ‘Gully Boy’ which also stars Ranveer Singh.
Aishwarya was last seen in Karan Johar’s ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’, which also starred Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Fawad Khan in pivotal roles. Earlier in a conversation with a daily, the popular actor spoke about why she chose to be a part of her upcoming film titled ‘Fanne Khan’.
Aish averred that only a character, a leading lady or a glamorous part is not what the most important thing is for her. She commented that people often forget that she did a part in ‘Iruvar’ back in 1997, during her initial days. She recounted that she did play Shah Rukh Khan’s sister in Josh (2000).
Aish further added that the reason of her taking up ‘Fanne Khan’ is that she likes the larger idea of the film. Defining her character, she said that a girl looks up to her role who is a pop star. And added, that such icons too have a real side. And that she felt that it’s important for her as a star to come out and speak about such issues in today’s day and time.
Atul Manjrekar’s ‘Fanne Khan’ also stars Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao in pivotal roles. The movie is slated to release on July 13, 2018.
Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam starrer ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ has been creating an immense buzz ever since its inception. Shahid and Shraddha wrapped up their first schedule in Tehri, Uttarakhand. Several pictures from their shoot location were leaked on social media and ever since then, fans are eagerly waiting for more updates on the movie.
They had wrapped up their first schedule in the month of February, however, there has been no news about the team starting with their next schedule. Shree Narayan Singh’s directorial was supposed to release on August 31st but looks like this delayed schedule might push the release date further away.
While Shraddha Kapoor is busy shooting for ‘Saaho’, opposite Prabhas in Abu Dhabi, Shahid Kapoor, on the other hand, is prepping for ‘Arjun Reddy’, which will supposedly roll in July. As per reports, ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ has also been grabbing headlines for financial troubles surrounding the film.
The movie is a social drama on the electricity issue faced by people in the country, especially in small towns.
The film recently commenced shooting and the same was confirmed with a picture of the official clapboard. Directed by Prakash Kovelamudi, the psychological thriller is a dark comedy with an undeclared release date so far.
According to reports, Arjun will go on a mission to find the most wanted terrorist. But the main highlight of the story is that he will complete the mission without a single gunshot being fired. It will be interesting to see Arjun Kapoor in this never seen before avatar.
On the other hand, Arjun Kapoor will be next seen in ‘Namastey England’ alongside Parineeti Chopra. The film will reportedly hit the screens on Dussehra this year. Apart from this, he is also lined up with Ashutosh Gowariker’s period drama titled ‘Panipat’. Produced by Sunita Gowariker and Rohit Shelatkar, the film is scheduled to hit the screens on December 6, 2019.
John Abraham has been missing from the Bollywood scenes since long. However, he will soon be returning to the celluloid with two extremely gripping movies ‘Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran’ and ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’. Known to have been associated with some intense movies, John’s next projects will see him in some serious avatar, and fans have been quite excited to experience the handsome hunk in a captivating role.
While his next venture ‘Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran’ has been mired in controversies, preparations of ‘RAW’ have been going on in full swing. As per reports, the actor will be sporting a buzz cut look in this espionage drama that is set against the Indo-Pakistan war of 1971. It is also reported that John is working hard to attain a leaner physique as his role demands him to look a certain way.
The team including John, director Robby Grewal, producers Ajay Kapoor and Bunty Walia, and makeup artist Vikram Gaikwad, are all set to conduct a series of look tests before finalising on one look which would be perfect for his character. A source informed a daily that John will be essaying the role of a RAW agent and the movie has some intense action sequences. However, the movie is an out-and-out blue espionage thriller and not just another action flick. John will be reportedly represented in a different avatar where he will not be seen bashing 10 people. Also, the film will delve into the mindspace of a spy with the narrative of the spy thriller.
While speaking about the same Saif stated to a daily that he would love to do a comedy film at this moment. He revealed that he is in talks with Luv Ranjan for a comedy film. He added that the movie isn’t finalised yet but it is a comedy film in which he will be seen playing a father. He further mentioned that Luv Ranjan is still working on the project.
On the work front, Luv Ranjan will soon start working with Ajay Devgn for his next venture the urban love story. The untitled film will be shot extensively in Himachal Pradesh and London. The film will reportedly hit the screens on Dussehra this year and will clash with Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra starrer ‘Namaste England’.