May 28, 2016
Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt and Diljit Dosanjh starrer UDTA PUNJAB has ran into censor trouble; the film will now be screened in tribunal sometime next week after the Censor Board has refused to certify this Abhishek Chaubey directed film.
Vishesh Films’ has brought the remaking rights of for Bengali film PRAKTAN – This Prosenjit Chatterjee and Rituparna Sengupta starrer released today but Mukesh Bhatt decided to go ahead and buy the rights of the film, even before its release. Hindi remake will be directed by the duo of the original film.
Zee Studios are planning to remake Marathi all time blockbuster SAIRAAT in South languages! Watch this space!
The release date of Emraan Hahmi starrer RAAZ REBOOT is shifted; the film is now all set to open on September 16th, 2016. The movie is directed by Vikram Bhatt and marks the debut of popular Kannada actress Kriti Kharbanda!
This superstar who has in the past stayed away from playing a grey character now has couple of very big franchise films offered to him in which the makers want him to essay the role of a villain in them. It will be interesting to see which film he gives his elusive nod to. Watch this space for more on this one…
Arif Ali’s next LAILA MAJNU for Balaji Motion Pictures is all set to go on floors in the coming months; final casting is underway. Imtiaz Ali is the creative director on this film. Makers are looking to cast only fresh faces for this one.
Debutant director Akshay Roy has completed the first schedule for his movie MERI PYAARI BINDU in Kolkata this past week. The movie stars Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra in the lead and is produced by Yash Raj Films.
The release date of Irrfan Khan and Jimmy Shergill starrer MADAARI has now moved to 15th July 2016!
The phenomenal trailer of Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer SULTAN has taken the entire industry and especially the trade by storm. The movie is already tracking at record breaking figures and sky is indeed going to be the limit for the film when it opens this Eid.
Telugu star Mahesh Babu’s latest release BRAHMOTSAVAM is a disaster. Distributors will lose heavily. This is the second big film this summer which has turned out be disaster. Last month SARDAR GABBAR SINGH also didn’t get the cash-registers ringing.
Director Anees Bazmee has now turned creative producer for a television comedy show which is going to start airing on Sab TV soon, the name of the new show is JEB TUMHARI. MAAL HAMARA.
Sonakshi is NOOR – the actress has signed her next film after FORCE 2 she will be seen in the adaptation of the book KARACHI YOU’RE KILLING ME by author Saba Imtiaz. The film will be changed to an Indian setting and produced by Vikram Mlahotra for his banner Abundantia Entertainment. The makers have already shot a special teaser of the film.