Akshay Kumar’s KESARI went on the floors yesterday (5th January) in Mumbai and will be shot in one schedule. Shoot will move to Wai in Maharashtra next. Parineeti Chopra plays the lead opposite Akshay. The film is going to be directed by Anurag Singh. The film is produced by Dharma Productions and Azure Entertainment and will be readied for release on Holi 2019. KESARI is based on the battle of Saragarhi. Akshay will play the role of Havildar Ishar Singh in the film.

BRAHMASTRA will go on the floors next month in Israel. The preps are currently on and Ranbir Kapoor is bulking up for his part. The movie also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt and Mouni Roy. The movie is directed by Ayan Mukherjee and is produced by Dharma Productions. This film will be the first part of the magical trilogy.

PAD MAN to now open a day earlier on 25th January and hence get a day extra than AIYAARY at the ticket window.

ZERO’s poster and teaser became the talk of the trade and the country; everyone was eagerly waiting for the first look of the Shah Rukh Khan dwarf film for a while and this past week, on the 1st January it was unveiled. The film is directed by Aanand L Rai and is produced by Red Chillies Entertainment and will open on December 21, 2018.

Hansal Mehta is going to direct the Ram Jethmalani biopic. He is in talks with Soha Ali Khan, Kunal Khemu and Ronnie Screwvala who are producing the venture.

Radhika Apte has signed a film opposite Dev Patel. The film will go on the floors in the coming months. The film is said to be an indie film. Radhika already has 2 films – PAD MAN and BAZAAR and a Netflix series called THE SACRED GAMES lined up this year. Watch this space for more!

Sanjay Dutt biopic has been postponed and now will open on 29th June 2018. The shooting of the film got over last month in Cape Town. The film stars Ranbir Kapoor,Sonam Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal and Manisha Koirala. The film also has Anushka Sharma in an extended cameo. Rajkumar Hirani directs the movie and is produced by Fox Star Studios, Rajkumar Hirani Films and Vidhu Vinod Chopra Productions.

2.0 will now be opening on April 14, which is the Tamil New Year. Rajinikanth has announced the film to be ready for April 14 instead of April 27.

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