Vikas Bahl’s SUPER 30, a biopic on math genius Anand Kumar will go on the floors in the 2nd week of January 2018. Hrithik Roshan is going to play the role of Anand Kumar and this is his first biopic as well. A new actress to be cast opposite Hrithik will be cast in a few days. They are currently auditioning and prepping for the film. We wish Bahl and his team all the very best for this new project!!

A few weeks ago we reported that Ajay Devgn is going to open his own chain of multiplexes and has already acquired a few single screens in UP and is going to develop them even further. The actor is planning to launch his new brand of multiplexes chain under the name NY Cinemas which is inspired by the initials of his children Nysa and Yug. The actor has plans to buy around 100 screens across the country for his new chain of multiplexes.

After having a stellar year at the box-office in 2017, completing the work for PADMAN and 2.0, Kumar has already begun prepping for his next KESARI. KESARI, which is going to be directed by Anurag Singh is based on the Battle of Saragarhi. Akshay, to prep for the film, will commence his prep work with none other than the MAD MAX: FURY ROAD stunt coordinator Lawrence Woodward. Woodward will be training Kumar in sword-fighting and rehearsing other action sequences that include hand-to-hand combat. Besides KESARI, Akshay also has lined up GOLD, which is going to release in 2018 along with PADMAN and 2.0.

Every year, International film trade magazine Variety unveils the world’s 500 most influential people who are shaping the global $2 trillion entertainment industry. The list includes 12 Indian faces this year from the entertainment industry; Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Karan Johar, Aditya Chopra, Ekta Kapoor, Sidharth Roy Kapur, Mukesh Ambani, Anil Ambani, Kishore Lulla, Uday Shankar, Subhash Chandra and Punit Goenka.

Irrfan Khan’s next Hollywood film PUZZLE to premiere at Sundance Film Festival. The film is directed by Marc Turtletaub. The film will have its premiere at the festival before its global release later in 2018.

After TOILET – Ek PREM KATHA and BATTI GUL METER DOWN, Shree Narayan Singh and producer Prerna Arora of KriArj Entertainment are collaborating on yet another project. The film is titled JASMINE, which is going to be a women centric drama. But Narayan Singh won’t be directing this one; he has come on board as a producer with his banner Mukambika Pictures. Narayan and Prerna are currently putting together the cast of the film and they have decided to go on this with a debutant director. They are also planning to take the project on floors in the early 2018. Announcement on the cast will be made soon. Watch the space!

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