Lyca Productions, who have produced Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 …
Lyca Productions, who have produced Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 will now distribute the hindi version through AA ﬁlms. Shankar directs the ROBOT sequel which also features Amy Jackson in the lead. The ﬁlm releases on Republic Day next year.
Abhishek Bachchan has given his nod for Nishikanth Kamat’s next that goes on the ﬂoor from July. He will be paired opposite MOHENJO DARO’s Pooja Hegde. This yet untitled ﬁlm is produced by KriArj Entertainment and Kyta Productions.
DANGAL is now the 5th highest grossing Non-English movie in the ﬁ lm history. DANGAL with $301M is the only India ﬁlm with an overseas gross exceeding $100M. Other 4 Non-English movies were China’s THE MERMAID – $533M and MONSTER HUNT $386M, France’s THE INTOUCHABLES $427M and Japan’s YOUR NAME $354M. DANGAL sits at no.5 but in the weeks ahead it could still surpass YOUR NAME as it is still playing in China, Taiwan and some other territories.
Actress Pooja Chopra who debuted opposite Vidyut Jamwal in COMMANDO (2013) is going to be seen in an important role in director Neeraj Pandey’s next titled AIYAARY. The movie already has Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee in the lead and the unit has ﬁ nished their shoot in Kashmir and are currently shooting the movie in Delhi. The movie opens next year on Republic Day.
The long stuck YAARA, starring Vidyut Jamwal, Amit Sadh and Shruti Haasan is now getting ready for a release. The movie directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia has been picked up by Pen Movies and a release date will be announced soon. Watch this space!
It’s official! Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan to star in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next production. Both have come on board for GUSTAKHIYAN; both were interested in the project for a while. The ﬁlm showcases the romance between poet Sahir Ludhianvi and Amrita Pritam.
TUBELIGHT lights up at Times Square. Becomes the 1st Bollywod movie which had several billboards installed at the prime New York location.
International music producer Diplo has done a dance number for Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer JAB HARRY MET SEJAL. The song has already been shot and those who’ve heard the track cannot stop raving about it. Diplo is behind some of the biggest hits in recent years from Sorry by Justin Bieber and Lean On by Lazer Major. JAB HARRY MET SEJAL is directed by Imitaz Ali.
BAAHUBALI 2 – THE CONCLUSION completes 50 days in more than 1000 centres in India. The record breaker is still raking in the moolah at the ticket window.
A few weeks ago we had reported the star cast of Sriram Raghavan’s untitled ﬁlm. Now we can reveal that the title of the ﬁlm is going to be MUD MUD KE NA DEKH. The ﬁlm is going to be a typical crime thriller whose title is from an iconic Raj Kapoor song. The ﬁlm stars Ayushmann Khurrana and Tabu. More than 50% of the ﬁlm has already been canned in Pune and Lonavala.