WOW! Katrina Kaif to launch her own fashion line

After various actresses have diversified from just acting and have launched their own enterprises be it in fashion or perfumes or for that matter even restaurant, we hear that yet another A-list actress is all set on following suit. If what we hear is true, then after Anushka Sharma launching her own fashion line, her co-star Katrina Kaif will soon be following with her own fashion line.
In fact, sources state that Katrina Kaif who has been busy shooting for Tiger Zinda Hai is on the verge of closing a deal with her partners. Once done, Katrina, who made her way to social networking sites earlier this year, will officially announce her foray into the world of fashion. Though further details of what exactly Katrina’s line will be are unknown, an official announcement could be made in the next few weeks, once the actress and her team finish the final touches to the deal.
Back on the film front, Katrina Kaif has been busy with the Salman Khan starrer Tiger Zinda Hai that is directed by A..

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James Toback responds to sexual harassment allegations

James Toback responds to sexual harassment allegations Oscar-nominated writer-director James Toback, who has been accused of sexual harassment by more than 300 women, has defended himself in an explicit rant.
In an interviewt o Rolling Stone on October 17, before accusations broke, Toback said he wanted 'to spit' in the 'f**king face' of anyone who accused him, reports dailymail.co.uk.
“The idea that I would offer a part to anyone for any other reason than that he or she was gonna be the best of anyone I could find is so disgusting to me,” Toback told Rolling Stone days before 38 women accused him of sexual assault.
“And anyone who says it is a lying c**ks*cker or c**t or both. Can I be any clearer than that? Anyone who says that, I just want to spit in his or her f**king face,” he added.
Toback was confronted with two allegations in the interview. Five days later, the LA Times reported that 38 women had accused him of sexual assault — a number that grew to ..

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Milap Zaveri to write and direct dark thriller produced by Nikkhil Advani

A couple of weeks back we had reported that writer – director Milap Zaveri had been roped in to pen the dialogues for the next instalment in the Hate Story franchise. Well, now we hear that Milap will also be writing and directing yet another film that will be produced by Nikkhil Advani under the banner Emmay Entertainment.
Going by what we hear, the said film that Milap will write and direct will be a dark film based on a cop. If that wasn’t all we also hear that John Abraham will be seen in the lead role. Word also has it that another actor will be joining the cast of the film.
Apparently, Milap had narrated an idea to Nikkhil which the latter liked and requested Milap to develop a script based on the same. An official confirmation on the same is awaited and the film is expected to go on floors in January next year.
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Anil Kapoor to endorse Crocin?

Anil Kapoor may be busy with his film commitments but the actor seems to be quite active on the endorsement scene too. The actor, who has also appeared in ads with daughter Sonam Kapoor, has now bagged a new endorsement deal as reports have it that he has been roped in to promote the medicine ‘Crocin’.
While the brand has rarely been associated with a celebrity, we are yet to receive details of the actor’s campaign for the medicine. The said tablets are used for body ache, cold and even during symptoms of fever.
Talking about Anil Kapoor, the actor is busy with Fanney Khan which will see him reuniting with his Taal co-star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan after one and half decade. Furthermore, the actor will also share screen space for the first time with son Harshvardhan Kapoor in the Abhinav Bindra biopic. The actor was last seen playing on screen uncle to real life nephew Arjun Kapoor in Mubarakan.
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Director Shree Narayan Singh on Shahid Kapoor starrer Batti Gul Meter Chalu: I am thrilled to begin work on this film

Director Shree Narayan Singh on Shahid Kapoor starrer Batti Gul Meter Chalu: I am thrilled to begin work on this film Director Shree Narayan Singh who will collaborate with Shahid Kapoor for Batti Gul Meter Chalu said that he is thrilled to begin work on the film. This will be Singh's second Bollywood directorial after Toilet: Ek Prem Katha that starred Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar in lead roles. Shree, who is busy looking out for a location to shoot the film, told a leading daily, “I am thrilled to begin work on Batti Gul in Uttarakhand. There is a different vibe here which keeps bringing me back to this beautiful state. Showing a new side to it will be a big challenge.” The director revealed that just like his first film, Batti Gul Meter Chalu will also revolve around a socially relevant theme based on the issue of highly priced electricity bills. The director said that his second film is quite relevant to our times as it is the need of the hour and the issue of electricity t..

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Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt starrer Brahmastra is all set to release in 3D

Brahmastra was announced with much fanfare by Karan Johar on social media. With Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role of a superhero, the film is said to have been inspired from Indian mythology and now we hear that the makers are releasing it in 3D.
Karan Johar has time and again maintained that Brahmastra is a trilogy that will follow the story of the protagonist which includes from establishing characters to achieving his goals by defeating the antagonists. From what we hear, the makers have big plans for the film including a lavish budget of Rs. 150 crores. The film will feature Ranbir Kapoor having the superpower of unleashing fire from his palms.
While they have asserted that the film will not bear any resemblance to the other Bollywood superhero franchise Krrish, Namit Malhotra, the global CEO of Prime Focus who is currently working on the film, aspires to take it to Hollywood standards. Namit has asserted that they wouldn’t be compromising on the scale since they want to make it in ..

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Introducing Anupriya Goenka, Shahid Kapoor’s first wife in Padmavati

Having done miniscule roles in the past, Anupriya Goenka recently found her big break in Bollywood as she plays the role of Shahid Kapoor’s on screen wife in Padmavati. Anupriya essays the character of Rani Nagmati, who is the first wife of Raja Rawal Ratan Singh.
Not many people know that Rani Padmini was not the only wife of the Rajput king Rawal Ratan Singh. It seems that Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been trying to maintain quite a bit of authenticity whilst adapting the saga of Padmavati. Anupriya Goenka, who is known for an e-commerce ad in which she played the unconventional role of a lesbian, was introduced in the recent song that was released from the film.
The said track titled ‘Ghoomar’ features Anupriya Goenka seated in a royal attire in the palace as she is enjoying the ghoomar dance being performed by Deepika Padukone aka Rani Padmini. However, she was not a part of the trailer that was released a few days ago. Yet another pivotal character who wasn’t a part of the said tra..

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Ranveer Singh: Deepika Padukone and I have amazing chemistry and I think it comes from trust

Ranveer Singh: Deepika Padukone and I have amazing chemistry and I think it comes from trust Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh may not have admitted to their relationship but their PDA and appearances together tell us a different story. Both Deepika and Ranveer grew close to each other during the shoot of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Ram-Leela. And since then the two have been growing strong. Now, the two are all set to entice their fans in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati. But, this time they aren't paired together. Ranveer would be seen as Alauddin Khilji and Deepika essay the role of Rani Padmini. In an interview with a leading magazine, Ranveer was asked about his experience of working with Deepika. To which he said, “I can only tell you this based on Ram Leela and Bajirao Mastani. For I don't any scenes with her in Padmavati. But everybody has been raving about her performance but I haven't seen any of it because I don't shoot with her.” He also added, “..

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Karan Johar starts this special facility for infants at Dharma Production

Karan Johar is super excited about being a father and he has never shied away from accepting the same to the media. The filmmaker-producer always takes that extra mile to ensure that his new-born twins, Yash and Roohi get the best of facilities. Furthermore, he has also become more empathetic towards his employees who are parents.
Karan Johar, in first of its kind, has decided to start a crèche for kids [up to three years old] at his plush Dharma Productions’ office located in Andheri, suburban Mumbai. Karan, who has always been juggling with hectic schedules, decided to open this because he wanted to spend more time with his son and his daughter.
But this is not a private crèche for only the celebrity’s kids. He recently revealed to a daily that this can be used by any employee of his office to bring their kids. From what we hear, the filmmaker producer has become sensitive towards parents and has been striving to improve working conditions for them. Talking about the crèche, Karan ..

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‘2.0’ gets grand audio launch in Dubai

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‘Jugaad’ finds place in Oxford dictionary, ‘Fukrey’ cast rejoices

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Vidya Balan on National Anthem in theatres: You are not in school where you start the day with the National Anthem

Vidya Balan on National Anthem in theatres: You are not in school where you start the day with the National Anthem Vidya Balan has always been vocal about her opinions and has never shied away in putting her views out in open. At an event, she talked about the ongoing debate over playing the national anthem in public places. Vidya said, “I don’t think the National Anthem should be played before the films. You are not in school where you start the day with the National Anthem. So I’m personally of the opinion that the National Anthem should not be played. You cannot force patriotism. But I don’t need to be told. When I hear the National Anthem, I stand up wherever I am.” Vidya, who is gearing up for Tumhari Sullu, was also in headlines after she was appointed as the member of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). On these lines, she said, “The entire film industry was feeling a certain way with the previous censor board. And then, when I was asked whether I’d be able to be on ..

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Sanjay Dutt, John Abraham join the cast of Housefull 4 along with Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh?

Just a couple of days ago, we had reported that Housefull is all set to return with its fourth instalment. While Sajid Nadiadwala announced the return of Sajid Khan [who has directed Housefull and Housefull 2] with this film, there has been no update on the casting details. And now, reports claim that John Abraham will return to the franchise and a new addition will be made in the form of Sanjay Dutt.
John Abraham, who played a con artist in Housefull 2 [2012], will feature along with regulars Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh in the film. As for Sanjay Dutt, it has been learnt that he will play a pivotal role in the film. Speculations have it that though the two actors have agreed on principal, they are yet to sign on the dotted line. It is also being said that Boman Irani and Chunky Panday [as Aakhri Pasta] who has been associated with all films of the franchise will return even in the fourth instalment.
On the other hand, Abhishek Bachchan, who was a part of Housefull 3, is report..

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EXCLUSIVE: Ajay Devgn takes over 4 theatres, plans to buy 200 more

Ajay Devgn is not merely a superstar who has consistently delivered hits and is an actor of unique class. Ajay is also a trendsetter when it comes to seeking innovations within the film industry and the way it functions. In a Bollywood Hungama exclusive with Faridoon Shahryar, Ajay discloses that he has taken over four cinema halls in Uttar Pradesh and he plans to buy 150-200 theatres in the next three months. This is a Bollywood Hungama news break!
“Yes you have no idea of what business films do in China. It crosses worldwide business and the kind of audiences we have, we can do the same thing. And honestly since you have asked this question, I have started taking over theatres which have been shut down in UP. Till the release of Golmaal Again I already have 4. In my 4 theatres Golmaal Again is running. I intend to go to 150-200 theatres, which I’ll do in another 3 months. 800 theatres in UP are shut and there is a population of more than 12 lacs and 25 lacs and there is no theatre. ..

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Shah Rukh Khan on Ittefaq actor Akshaye Khanna: He does very little, but conveys a gamut of emotions effortlessly

Yash Chopra’s classic, Ittefaq is being remade with Sonakshi Sinha, Sidharth Malhotra and Akshaye Khanna. Karan Johar and Shah Rukh Khan are co-producing the whodunit that starred Rajesh Khanna and Nanda. The trailer has created all the right noise and fans have been waiting to watch the film in the theatres. Entertainment: NewsEntertainmentTags: shah rukh khanakshaye khannaIttefaq

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