Ajay Devgn launched a massive new movie this past week on his social media account. The movie in question is titled TAANAJI. The movie is going to be a co-presentation between Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Ajay Devgn films and WaterGate Productions. Debutant director Om Raut is going to helm the project. The movie is going to be readied for a 2019 release.

The unit of Rajkumar Hirani’s next i.e. the Sanjay Dutt biopic flew back from New after shooting a hush-hush 7 day schedule in the big apple. Everyone in the cast was present at this shoot which is penultimate schedule for the film. Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor and Vicky Kaushal all participated in the stint. The movie is going to open next year.

Sunny Leone has adopted a 21-month old baby girl with husband Daniel Weber. The baby was adopted from Latur, Maharashtra. They have named her Nisha Kaur Weber.

Akshay Kumar took to social media to thank Crime Branch for the swift action taken with respect to his upcoming film, TOILET: EK PREM KATHA leak. On his twitter the actor wrote; The fight against piracy is critical and it’s reassuring to see the swift action taken by the Crime Branch on the unfortunate incident involving our film Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. I would like to urge friends, fans, colleagues and audiences to please say no to piracy. Thank you all for your support (sic).

The Dhanush – Kajol starrer VELAI ILLA PATTADHAARI 2 aka VIP 2 is one of the most eagerly awaited fi lms this year. Buzz is that the film’s release has been postponed. VIP 2, which was slated to be released on July 28, has now been postponed to sometime in August. The new release date will be revealed soon.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been invited to attend the opening weekend of the IFFM this year in August. She will be hoisting the Indian National Flag at the Federation Square building on August 12 to mark the 70th Indian Independence Day celebrations. She will also be walking the star studded red carpet on August 11 at Melbourne’s Recital Centre.

While on TAANJI, the new producers on the movie Water Gate Production is actually backed by former MP Rajeev Shukla. Shukla has earlier floated another company BAG Films which stop making films after only one release.

Kangana Ranaut who is busy shooting for MANIKARNIKA — THE QUEEN OF JHANSI, in Hyderabad got injured while shooting for an intense sword fighting scene with co-star Nihar Pandya and started bleeding when latter’s sword hit her head. She got 15 stitches on her forehead and will be under observation in the hospital for a few days. MANIKARNIKA is a biopic based on the life of the queen of Jhansi, Rani Laxmibai. Who better to portray the fiery queen than Kangana! The film is set to hit screens on April 27 next year.

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