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Actor Sanjay Dutt has regretted that “heroism” in Hindi films has been pushed aside in favor of slice-of-life films. The actor said: “We have to start believing in our cinema, which we have forgotten.” Speaking to Zoom on the sidelines of the release of his latest film, KGF: Chapter 2, Sanjay Dutt said the reason why South Indian films do at the box office and Hindi films don’t , is that Bollywood does not respond to level 2. and level 3 centers more. He said that in the future he will make it a point to only do mass films.
Bollywood power couple Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan had a fairy tale wedding on April 20, 2007 and the couple are immensely loved by their fans, and every time they step out all the spotlight is on them . Today, on their 15th wedding anniversary, we revisit what Abhishek once said about marrying the ‘most beautiful woman in the world’. In an interview with Oprah, the Dasvi actor said marrying Aishwarya was fun to watch.
Moving on, actor Ayushmann Khurrana reflected on his career as he celebrates a decade in the film industry. In an interview with Film Companion, he revisited memorable scenes from his best movies, including Vicky Donor, Andhadhun, Article 15, Bala, and Dum Laga Ke Haisha. Ayushmann visibly cringed as he watched the Vicky Donor scene, which he says was shot at Mika Singh’s farm. We will then see him play against type in the action film Anek, which reunites him with his director Article 15 Anubhav Sinha.
Ajay Devgn and Kajol’s daughter Nysa turned a year older on Wednesday. On the special occasion, Ajay took to social media to send his warm wishes to his daughter and mentioned that she will always be special to him and he feels “privileged” to have her in his life. Sharing a photo of Nysa where she looks straight into the camera, Ajay wrote, “Hey girl you are special. Today tomorrow forever. Happy birthday Nysa. Privileged to have you. In the photo, Nysa is gorgeous in a black top and blue jeans.
Actor Arshad Warsi turned 54 on April 19. The actor received the sweetest birthday wish from his wife Maria Goretti. Maria, who is also a former VJ, TV presenter and actress, shared a throwback video which features her with Arshad. The video is from when they were dating. In the clip, Arshad and Maria talk about Arshad Tere Mere Sapne’s debut movie and Maria asked him if facing the camera was a problem for him.
Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor, who has had successful pregnancy photoshoots, wants her close friend and celebrity designer, Masaba Gupta, to design her maternity clothes. She took to social media to ask Masaba the same thing, and the latter gave her friend a hilarious response. Sonam, shared Vogue magazine’s cover featuring Masaba and wrote, “Masaba Gupta is the greatest designer and celebrity of all time. I love it. She is the best. In the following Instagram Story, the Neerja actor posted a video of Masaba working out and captioned it, “Look at her body. What a workout.
Ekta Kapoor paid a visit to Lock Upp Prisons in Saturday’s episode, to celebrate five years of his ALTBalaji streaming platform. In the episode, she named her five favorite “kaidis” on the show, hosted by Kangana Ranaut. Ekta and Kangana also informed Lock Upp contestants that the show had garnered over 300 million views. The show currently features Munawar, Poonam Pandey, Zeeshan Khan, Payal Rohatgi, Mandana Karimi, Saisha Shinde, Kaaranvir Bohra and others. Lock Upp is available to stream on MXPlayer and ALTBalaji.
“And finally, veteran Telugu director Tatineni Rama Rao passed away in a private hospital in Chennai in the early hours of Wednesday. He was 84 years old. He is survived by his wife Jayashree, his children Chamundeswari, Naga Suseela and Ajay.
T Rama Rao began his career in the film industry as an assistant director and made his directorial debut with Navarathri (1966), starring Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Savitri in the lead roles. He has made over 65 films in Telugu and Hindi. His Telugu directorial credits include such blockbusters as Brahmachari (1966), Manchi Mitrulu (1969), Jeevana Tarangalu (1973), Dorababu (1974), Yamagola (1977), Anuraga Devatha (1982), Pachchani Kapuram (1985), etc
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