KATRINA KAIF’S YOUNGER SISTER……..
Katrina Kaif’s younger sister Isabelle Kaif has been roped in to play the lead role opposite Aayush Sharma in his next KWATHA. Aayush will be seen playing an Army officer in the film.The makers are planning to go on floors by September in Arunachal Pradesh. Film which is inspired by true events is produced by Sunil Jain and Aditya Joshi. Karan Lalit Butani directs.
Sanjay Dutt has been roped in to play the role of Adheera, the main antagonist in the film KGF CHAPTER 2. The announcement was made last week on his birthday. The makers revealed the news by releasing a teaser poster as well, giving a glimpse of Sanjay’s look as Adheera in the film. The film stars Yash as the protagonist of the film. KGF is directed by Prashanth Neel.
Akshay Kumar will be reuniting with his MISSION MANGAL director Jagan Shakti for the remake of A R Murgadoss’ 2014 Vijay starrer, KATHTHI. The hindi remake of the film has been titled IKKA and is expected to go on the floors soon, with the makers still currently working on a script for the same. The other details of the film are yet under the wraps. Watch this space!
Arjun Kapoor will grace the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne with his presence to join panel discussion about The Future of Cinema. Kapoor’s masterclass will see him discuss the change of template in storytelling and how the filmmakers – producers, actors and directors as well as the crew are finding their feet through these shifting tiles. To be moderated by Rajeev Masand, Kapoor in conversation will discuss the importance of cinema, its shape shifting forms and how he perceives the imminent changes has triggered to the fabric of cinema. The hour long event will be held at Arts Centre Melbourne on August 11th.
Ranj Mukerji starred HICHKI continues to win accolades internationally. The film has been winning too awards at top international festivals and now the film has won big at the 49th Edition of Giffoni Film Festival in Italy and bagged the Gryphon Award for the Best Film! We at Super Cinema congratulate Rani and the whole team of HICHKI on the success of their film worldwide.
Earlier in the year, it was announced that Farhan Akhtar will be seen playing the lead role in a film, based on the life of a boxer, titled TOOFAN. Farhan is currently training hard for the film. But now, Paresg Rawal has also been signed in the film and will be seen playing the role of Farhan’s coach in the film and he has been training with Farhan for the same since a month or so. TOOFAN is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.
After becoming tax free in Bihar and Rajasthan initially and then Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh last week, SUPER 30 bas now become tax free in Maharashtra, Haryana, Delhi and Jammu & Kashmir. The film released on 12th July and it will be interesting to see if more states follow in the ‘tax-free’ suite now.
Shabana Azmi has been roped in to play the role of Divya Dutt’s mother in Faraz Arif Ansari’s SHEER KHURMA, which revolves around the issues and struggles of the LGBTQ community. The movie also stars Swara Bhaskar and she will be playing Divya Dutt’s lover in the film. The cast is currently undergoing workshops for the same and the film is expected to go in the floors soon.