Richa Chaddha and Pankaj Tripathi have joined the cast of the sports drama PANGA which stars  Kangana Ranaut in the lead. The film is going to be directed by Ashwini Iyer Tiwari and produced by Fox Star Studios. The film also co-stars Jassie Gill and Neena Gupta. 

Janhvi Kapoor who made her debut with Karan Johar’s Dhadak, seems to have made a hattrick with the director-producer. After she was signed on for the multi-starrer period drama Takht, Janhvi is all set for her third film with Karan and it is a biopic based on IAF officer Gunjan Saxena. The film is yet UNTITLED and the director will also be finalized soon. Janhvi has already begun the preps for the film and the film is slated to go on the floors sometime next year.   

Siddharth Roy Kapur’s Roy Kapur Films (RKF) has signed on acclaimed filmmaker Sooni Taraporevala to bring to the screen the inspiring and hopeful journey of the two Mumbai boys, Amiruddin Shah and Manish Chauhan, their Israeli-American mentor Yehuda Maor and their families, The boys made their way to prestigious global ballet institutes like London’s Royal Ballet Academy and the Oregon Ballet Theatre. The film is currently in pre-production and will go on the floors in January 2019 and hit the screen later next year.

THACKERAY, a biopic on the iconic leader Balasaheb Thackeray, which stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the titular role will see Amrita Rao return to Bollywood after 5 years with the prominent role of Meenatai, the wife of Balasaheb. Amrita has, reportedly, completed shooting for her part in the film which will release early next year.  

Emraan Hashmi has wrapped up the shooting of CHEAT INDIA this past week. The film directed by Soumik Sen focuses on the Education system in India. The film is produced by Ellipsis Entertainment, T-Series and Emraan Hashmi Films. The film is set to release on 25th January 2019.

Just recently, Kangana Ranaut and Ankita Lokhande shot a lavish and elaborate song sequence. Now it is learnt that Kangana will be shooting for another song which will be choreographed by Saroj Khan. Preps are currently underway for the song and it will be shot on September 18. The song also features Jisshu Sengupta who plays her husband in the film. The set for the same has been created in Nitin Desai’s studio in Karjat.

Sridevi is all set to be honoured by the authorities of Switzerland for boosting their tourism through her films. In recent reports, it is being said that the Switzerland authorities have decided to install a statue of Sridevi in their country this time. Although the exact location is yet to be revealed, we hear that Sridevi is receiving honour after promoting Switzerland in the blockbuster film Chandni. 

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