Akshay Kumar’s KESARI went on the ﬂoors yesterday ….
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.