HIMESH RESHAMMIYA IS SET…….
Himesh Reshammiya is set to return to the industry after quite a break and now he will be seen in a film titled HAPPY HARDY AND HEER. He will have a double role in the film, one of NRI businessman Hardy and the other of a sardar from Punjab Happy who travels to Europe with his wife Heer. Produced by Deepshikha Deshmukh and Sabita Manakchand the film is directed by choreographer turned director Raka. The movie releases in September and the official teaser will be released soon.
Yami Gautam and Vikrant Massey will be seen coming together for GINNY WEDS SUNNY which will go on the floors in September this year, with the film slated to release in 2020. The film is directed by Puneet Khanna who is a debutant and produced by Vinod Bachchan. It will be produced under the banner of Soundarya Productions.
Another Hindu epic, after Mahabharat is now going to be brought to the big screen in a grand way. Madhu Mantena, Allu Aravind and Namit Malhotra, who have already set aside a huge budget for the magnum opus on the mythological epic Ramayana, have signed Nitesh Tiwari and Ravi Udyawar for the project which will be made and released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. The makers are also going to try to get all the actors from South, Hindi, Punjabi film industries together. The movie will be made into three parts and released in 3D. Sridhar Raghavan is currently developing the screenplay and the makers are looking into other technicalities before locking down the cast.
Alia Bhatt who will soon be kick-starting the second schedule of Mahesh Bhatt directorial SADAK 2, recorded the scratch version for a song in the film at a Juhu recording studio earlier this week. The lyrics for the song are currently being rewritten and the score done by Jeet Ganguly is ready. It is a romantic song which comes at a crucial point in the film. The film also stars Aditya Roy Kapur, Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Bhatt in the lead roles.
GULLY BOY starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead has won the NETPAC Award for Best Asian Film at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN) 2019. The film is directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Zoya Akhtar & Farhan Akhtar.
Karan Johar recently completed two decades in the industry and to celebrate this landmark achievement, the upcoming Indian Film Festival of Melbourne is all set to commemorate his 20 years in the industry. As a part of the schedule the festival will host a special screening of his debut project, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and will also be doing a special in conversation with the director himself in presence of hundreds of his fans from across Australia. The festival will take place from 8th to 17th August in Melbourne, Australia.
Anubhav Sinha who is currently enjoying the success of his latest ARTICLE 15, has already decided to start working on his next. Sinha will be reuniting with his MULK actress Taapsee Pannu for the new venture, which was announced this past week. The other details of the film are yet to be revealed, but if the buzz is to be believed then it is going to be another women centric film. Watch this space!
The teaser for SAAND KI AANKH was released this past week and it has created a lot of buzz among people the in the industry. It is garnering a lot of great reviews and everyone can’t stop talking about how good Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar look in the film. It’s going to be one to watch out for! The film is directed by Tushar Hiranandani and produced by Reliance Entertainment & Nidhi Parmar.