Monday, January 31, 2011

Mallika Sherawat wins profanity case

Mallika Sherawat has won a case against her for an "obscene" dance performance at a five-star hotel. The actress was sued by Indian morality campaigner Vinod Jain for the dance, which was broadcast live on television in 2006.

Mallika Sherawat wins profanity case

Speaking to the Mumbai Mirror, Jain said that he would carry on fighting the case. He commented: "I don’t see this as the end of the road. I agree that Mallika has been discharged legally but I will go to the high court.

"I had given all the evidence via a CD. Let’s see what happens in the high court after I appeal.”In 2008, the Pakistani Film Authority tried to remove scenes from the film Welcome featuring Sherawat because they were too graphic.

Aditi Rao & Arunoday Singh kiss in Yeh Saali Zindagi

Emraan Hashmi breaking the social barriers with Mallika Sherawat in Murder, locking lips with complete passion for the total love-sex murder mystery, has been outdated by yet another lip lock that may turn the heat on.

Aditi Rao & Arunoday Singh kiss in Yeh Saali Zindagi

Arunoday Sing, who has been seen in some passionate sexy scenes locking lips in 'Mirch', gets the better of Mallika Sherawat’s Khwaish having 17 lip locks. Anuroday Singh and Aditi Rao have got the green signal from the sensor board for their Ye Saali Zindagi that consists of 22 hot lip locks.

The movies director Sudhir Mishra has a say over this and says, "If we are showing a couple fallen in love, we'd show them kissing at a moment when they should be, apart from having them shaking their legs hips to a song," he said.

Arunoday and Aditi play a vibrant couple of Delhi having their fair share of quarrels and feel affection for each other. In an interview to a news daily Aditi said that she wasn’t firstly sure of doing it. Fearing of the closest of family members and his husband. But later with the skilled direction of Mishra both were comfortable in each others’ arms.

It wasn't easy to Kiss Arunoday for 22 times in-front of the camera. But with Sudhir’s guidance it became easy and we did it finally, she added.

Pooja Bedi in Telugu film Shakti as Egyptian princess

Pooja Bedi in Telugu film Shakti as Egyptian princessActress Pooja Bedi is upbeat about her comeback to Telugu cinema. Nearly two decades after featuring in Chittemma Mogudu alongside Mohan Babu, she will now be seen as an Egyptian princess in Junior NTR-starrer Shakti.

With a budget of Rs.45 crore, the film is being touted as the costliest movie in the Telugu film industry. 'I've just finished a Telugu film with Junior NTR. It's called Shakti. It is one of the biggest budget Telugu films, and I play an Egyptian princess with supernatural powers in it,' said Pooja. Without divulging too many details, the 40-year-old said the movie will be 'high on sci-fi and special effects'.

Shakti has actress Ileana D'Cruz in the lead, and features other Bollywood actors Jackie Shroff, Sonu Sood and Manjari Phadnis. Best remembered for her Marilyn Monroe skirt act in 'Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander', Pooja has been missing from the big screen for a long time. She is more active on small screen and participated in reality shows and even got to host her own chat show - 'Just Pooja'.

She participated in dance reality shows Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 1 and Nach Baliye 3. She tried daredevil in the first season of Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi. Recently she featured in Sony TV's Maa Exchange, a twisted Indian version of internationally popular show Wife Swap. Now she is keen on more reality shows and a comeback with her talk show.

'I am getting more offers for reality shows. Let's see what I decide. But I am very hopeful to return with my own talk show where I can be a relationship counsellor for the general people. I think I can handle it really well,' said Pooja.

Pooja, daughter of actor Kabir Bedi and late Odissi dancer Protima Bedi, is a single mother to daughter Aalia, 13 and a son Omar, 10. She divorced her husband Farhan Furniturewalla in 2002, after an eight-year long marriage, and admits it is tough being a single mom.

'My kids were very young when my husband and I took divorce. When I went to (comedian) Rajeev Nigam's house as part of Maa Exchange, I saw him bond with his son. At that point, I did miss the father-child bonding in my house and for a moment I felt that I need a husband now,' she said. Unfortunately, the feeling of settling down was short-lived for Pooja.

'It has been really tough being a single mother. You have to take care of the children - financially, emotionally, so you have to work hard and also spend time with them. It wasn't easy but I am proud of the way my children have shaped up - mature and well-mannered. Their scores are wonderful, the walls of their rooms are full of medals and certificates and they enjoy all sports. Most of all, they respect me and their elders. So I have no complains!' she said.

Not splitting from John, asserts Bipasha

Bong beauty Bipasha Basu has cleared all airs. She has put an end to all the rumors related to her parting ways with her beau John Abraham.She posted a blog on Twitter stating “Hi all! Speculation is a part of r business! I knw d warmth n love tht i get frm u al! Everything is fine wth John n me:) Thank u! (sic).”

Not splitting from John, asserts Bipasha

She added “I hope ppl realise tht evryones life n relationships cn b treated wth a lil dignity here n nt GOSSIP! Al of us r real human beings after al!?”The duo who has been in a relation for the past 8 years does not like rumors about their relationship. She clearly denies her breakup with John.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Is Mandira Bedi To Be A Mommy Soon? Baby Bump Says- Yes!

Is Mandira Bedi To Be A Mommy Soon? Baby Bump Says- Yes!Mandira Bedi seems to have mastered the art of staying in the news. Even before the buzz around her topless photos could die, new suspicions have emerged. Recently she set tongues wagging after she posed topless in a mini skirt for the Vogue magazine. This time the buzz is that she might be pregnant!

The lady who made the noodle-strap famous when she anchored the world cup shows, might finally be ready to start a family with her husband Raj Kaushal, the producer with whom she has been married for around 11 years now.

So what could possibly have triggered such a rumour? Well, according to latest reports a slight baby bump was noticed when she attended an event recently. Her dress apparently let the cat out of the bag. The event was the calendar launch of Gold’s Gym in Bandra, Mandira Bedi attended the event for a really short time and some observers claim that she was cautious about her movements!

The couple has not confirmed the news but sources reveal that Raj and Mandira are all set to become parents and since it is only the first trimester they have not spoken publicly about it. So does this mean that Mandira will not be hosting the World Cup? Apparently no, because sources say that since its just the early stages of her pregnancy viewers will not really notice. Well with all these pregnancy rumours already floating in the air, one cannot be too sure about that !

Ready to shed clothes if role demands it: Jacqueline Fernandez

Ready to shed clothes if role demands it: Jacqueline FernandezBollywood star Jacqueline Fernandez who has replaced Mallika Sherawat in ‘Murder 2′ says she is ready to shed her clothes if the role demands it.

‘Of course, otherwise why are you an actor,’ said Jacqueline when asked is she would be ready to shed her inhibitions if the script demands.

‘Why are you an actor if you are not going to give your whole to a role. Otherwise don’t be an actor that’s what I think,’ said Jacqueline while talking to reporters at the sidelines of ‘Let’s Design season -3′ programme in Kolkata.

‘Murder-2′ is as a sequel of the 2004 movie ‘Murder’ – which had steamy scenes and was one of the hits of 2004.

‘I don’t know why people are actors when they are not ready to do it. If you are an actor you should be ready to do it. I am a serious actor and I am ready to do it for a character,’ said the 26- year old actress.

Jacqueline had earlier worked in ‘Aladin’ and ‘Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai’ opposite Ritesh Deshmukh. Her acting in ‘Aladin’ had earned her International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) award and Stardust award for best female debut in 2010.

Ranbir and Katrina spotted together

Ranbir Kapoor was spotted driving around in his red-coloured two seater Audi R8 with Katrina Kaif. Ranbir recently wrapped up the shoot for Imtiaz Ali's Rockstar in Gurgaon. On his return to Mumbai, he's managed to spend some time with Katrina.

Ranbir and Katrina spotted together

A source reveals, "Ranbir is really fond of that car and loves to drive in it. This time, however, he got caught driving around Juhu with Kat by his side.Since the windows didn't have sun film, Katrina's side profile was captured by an onlooker who passed the car."Ranbir has also been linked with his Rockstar actress Nargis Fakhri. However, the source confirms that he's mended ways with Kat and the two are very much together.

Salman Khan act in Mr. India 2

Salman Khan act in Mr. India 2His rival Shahrukh Khan has done it in quite a few films- be it ‘Darr’, ‘Anjaam’, ‘Baazigar’ or ‘Duplicate’. SRK has convincingly played the villainous role in the above-mentioned films in his career. And now it appears that it is his arch adversary Salman Khan who is gearing up to get under the garbs of a dreaded villain.

There have been sufficient talks and reports about the making of Mr. India 2- the sequel to the hit film from the 80s. However, nothing has yet materialized as the film is still to go on floors. A miffed Anil Kapoor (who was the lead actor in Mr. India) has also vented his disappointment and his anger at brother Boney Kapoor for not giving the green signal to the sequel.But now it seems that things are silently falling into place and the film may pretty soon go on floors. Reports are once again doing the rounds that Salman has been finalized to play the negative character in the sequel (it was late actor Amrish Puri who had immortalized Mogambo in the original).

The lead actors would be played by Anil Kapoor and Sridevi. Salman’s Dabangg character had shades of grey in it. And it seems that his Dabangg success has injected confidence on the producers to cast him as the bad man. Let’s see how things turn out eventually…….

Amrita Rao's unusual brainstorms

Amrita Rao's unusual brainstormsSo, you thought the sweet Ms. Amrita Rao was an innocent, girl-next-door, huh? Well, what we're going to tell you now will make you rethink.

This gal has gone from sweet, to bold, to kinky. Yeah, believe it or not...she revealed it all. Recently, while talking to zoOm about her next film with the Barjatyas, she said that the film was kinky.

Of course, our jaw dropped with shock, and we asked Amrita what was so kinky about the film? She quickly explained, "It's a sweet, cute story." Hmnnn...we can't say the same thing about your faux pas, gal.

We think the Barjatyas - known for their traditional family dramas - are already getting a panic attack on reading this. And her co-star, the sweet Tusshar Kapoor, must be wondering if was a better idea to go mute for a role, than romance the lovely Ms.Rao on-screen.

Well, we know sex sells, but kinky...we're not so sure yet, gal. And we do like you looking cute, sexy and hmnn....don't worry, we aren't getting kinky ideas already. Lol!

Aishwarya Rai remains rehearsed with viral influenza

Aishwarya clarifies that though she was really unwell, she went to Singapore for the award night in advance and never threw any tantrums.

Aishwarya Rai remains rehearsed with viral influenza

Recently there were media reports claiming that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan threw tantrums at an award function in Singapore.

However the actress has refuted these reports and issued a clarification statement mentioning that though she was really unwell, she went to Singapore for the award night in advance and she never even mentioned a change or suggested otherwise than what was planned by the organizers, putting the award first and her personal comfort later. She went for her rehearsal late at night when all had finished with their respective rehearsals. At the rehearsal she insisted with the choreographer to send back the dance troupe as they had been rehearsing all day and used the services of two of the choreographer's assistants to do a run through and basically saw her whole act performed by them.

The next day her scheduled rehearsals timing was changed on the last moment, hence she did not get a slot to rehearse on stage and stayed back and practiced in her room with a dancer, so disrupting anyone's schedule was just out of question. She walked the red carpet because the organizers requested her presence on the red carpet as the international media was eagerly awaiting her. Further she went onto to perform her act.

Bunty Walia, MD of GS Entertainment that manages Aishwarya's stage shows says, "Inspite of being unwell with a viral flu Aishwarya did her rehearsals as scheduled in Singapore and fulfilled all her professional commitments". Shirin Morani, the one in touch with Aishwarya for her rehearsals, adds, "She gave no stress to us at all. She came to rehearsals on the time given to her by us and even though she wanted more time to rehearse she could not because of the others rehearsals that were going on. She was very cooperative and she went out of her way to understand and accommodate all requests".

Kareena Kapoor's hot new look in movie Ra.One

Here is the first look of Kareena Kapoor in the Shah Rukh Khan starrer Ra.One.

Kareena Kapoor's hot new look in movie Ra.One

Kareena Kapoor has six movies lined up for the year 2011, including movies with all the top four Khans of Bollywood.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Ranbir and Priyanka don’t go along too well!

Ranbir and Priyanka don’t go along too well!The co-stars of “Anjaana Anjaani” Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra are having a silent war.

This was best seen at a fashion show where the two were to walk the ramp but did not interact with each other in the green house.

The remaining celebrities present at the fashion show Shilpa Shetty, Hrithik Roshan, Farhan AkhtarFarhan Akhtar and Karan Johar cheered for each other, Priyanka and Ranbir did little. The two ignored each other’s presence.

The real reason behind their rift is still unknown although sources state that Katrina is not comfortable with Ranbir maintaining a friendship with Priyanka and similar is Shahid’s reaction.

He too does not want Priyanka to share a good rapport with Ranbir. So, the two decided to keep distance from each other.

Gauri miffed with hubby Shah Rukh Khan!

Gauri miffed with hubby Shah Rukh Khan!Gauri Khan is angry with hubby Shah Rukh these days as he is neglecting his health. She is constantly concerned about his lack of sleep.

She is perturbed with her hubby’s careless attitude towards his health. Shah Rukh stated “I know that I am traveling too much these days, I am shuttling between time zones and continents.”

He said further, “I do lose track of time once in a while, but I don’t ever get sick because of jet-lag. Everybody complains of sleep issues due to excessive travel, but I’ve yet to experience that.”

He added “I sleep for three hours a day generally. I can see everybody in deep sleep around me even when I am on flight.”

Shah Rukh said further, “When I was traveling to Singapore, everybody would catch up with a little nap but I just couldn’t. I was wide awake. Gauri is sometimes concerned about this and keeps telling me that I should slow down a bit, and catch up on my sleep.”

He said, “But like all husbands, I have only one answer for her — Lovers, too, don’t sleep, I love my work and what I am doing!”

He further added “When I’m at home, nobody wakes me up. They switch off the alarms and don’t wake me up till I am up myself. So once in a while I do get to catch up on sleep, thanks to her.”

Kajol, Tabu, Irrfan Khan were named for the Padma Shri

Talented Bollywood actress Kajol, and versatile actors Tabu and Irrfan Khan were named for the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour on the eve of Republic Day Tuesday.

Kajol, Tabu, Irrfan Khan were named for the Padma Shri

Daughter of veteran actress Tanuja and late Bengali filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee, Kajol made her Bollywood debut with not so successful movie Bekhudi in 1992 at the age of 17.

But the 35-year-old tasted commercial success with her second outing Baazigar where she shared the screen with Shah Rukh Khan for the first time and after that there was no looking back for the actress. She gave hit after hit like Karan Arjun, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham and most recently My Name Is Khan. Kajol is married to Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn and they have two children.

Tabu, one of the most talented actresses in Hindi film industry, debuted in Bollywood with commercial movie Vijaypath, but it was offbeat films like Maachis and Chandni Bar that brought her accolades and awards.

Irrfan Khan has also been conferred with Padma Shri. With his unconventional and powerful performances in Salaam Bombay, Maqbool, Life... In A Metro and The Namesake, the actor has carved a niche for himself in filmdom.

Madhuri desires to open dance school

Madhuri desires to open dance schoolHer career took a backseat after her wedding, but Bollywood's dancing dive Madhuri Dixit is seriously thinking about fulfilling her dream of opening a dance schools chain across the world.

"I don't have an immediate, ready plan to open my dance school, but I really want to do something like that and hopefully, god willing, I will do it," Madhuri told IANS. "The plans are in my head right now. It will be multi-genre school where various dance forms will be taught. I am speaking as if everything is ready... but it is my dream. If I do it, it will be everywhere," she added.

After shifting base to Denver following her wedding in 1999 to Shriram Nene, the 43-year-old kept in touch with her dance through practice sessions at home. "I started practicing my kathak there and that's something that gave me a lot of joy," said the trained Kathak dancer.

Now the actress has two children - Arin, 7 and Ryan, 5, and she wants to wait for some more time to put her plans for the dance school in place. "My children are really young right now. When I get some more time... I will focus on the dance school," she said.

As of now, she is enjoying her stint on Sony TV's "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4" as a judge along with actress Malaika Arora Khan and choreographer Remo D'Souza, and maintains that she doesn't miss the glitzy cinema life when she is back home.

"I miss Mumbai for the energy of the city and because there are a lot of friends in the city. I miss my craft sometimes but I don't miss the other stuff that goes with Bollywood because I was never part of it. "I have enjoyed every moment of my life - have never had any regrets. I am glad I took a break for my children because I wanted to be with them in their formative years," said Madhuri.

Sussanne Roshan join Koffee with Karan

Sussanne Roshan join Koffee with KaranSussane and Hrithik recently appeared in the talk show, hosted by acclaimed film director Karan Johar. Sussane, who generally appears shy and timid, shared secrets about hubby Hrithik Roshan.

When, Karan asked her about the female co-stars Hrithik shares good chemistry, she took names of Kareena Kapoor and Barbara Mori. She even said that her husband Hrithik looks hotter without clothes.

Hrithik too confessed his love for wife Sussane Roshan all over again. He said that he loves to see Sussane smiling and would not impose things on her. Hrithik said that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is her favourite co-star.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Shahid Kapoor Caught Only In His Shorts At Priyanka's House

Shahid Kapoor Caught Only In His Shorts At Priyanka's HouseAs we all know that how close friends Shahid and Priyanka were. But this was really surprising when last morning Income Tax officers raid at priyanka Chopra's Versova residence at 07:30am and were greeted by non other than Shahid Kapoor at the door rubbing his eyes and was wearing nothing but shorts. Shahid left the house after the arrival of Income Tax officials.

I-T officials were shocked to see Shahid at Priyanka's door and for a while they got confused that might be they had raided the wrong apartment. Priyanka lives in sixth apartment in Classic Building on Yari Road.

Well its strange that why would Shahid opens the door, as Priyanka has servants in her home. I-T official said that its a very personnel raid and meant to be a swift operation and we didn't give a chance to any one to warn the actor that we were on the way up.

The 70 officers raided 12 properties belonging to Priyanka Chopra and Katrina Kaif in connection with alleged tax evasion, Senior officer explained that the officers were drawn from vaious units.

Deepika have no date for Rajinikanth

Though overwhelmed with the offer of a film opposite the South superstar, the actress has no dates to give the film's producers as of now After making her debut with SRK and working with all the top actors in Bollywood, Deepika Padukone is headed to conquer the South. She has now been offered a film opposite none other than superstar Rajnikanth.

Deepika Padukone & Rajnikanth act together

Deepika had a meeting with the makers of this film last week and she loved the script. Deepika, who happens to be a huge fan of Rajnikanth's, finds herself in a big dilemma though: her date diaries are saturated.

She is now trying to figure out how to commit to this film. Apparently, the actress is extremely keen on working with him, despite her choc-a-bloc schedule. Source said, "Deepika has been offered the film and a meeting with its producers also went off well. The film has Rajnikanth in a double role. The makers felt that Deepika was perfect for the lead role and that she would fit the character very well.

Unfortunately, the producers of the film want to take it on floors this year and Deepika has her hands full with Aarakshan, Desi Boys and a new film with Saif Ali khan to be directed by Homi Adajania apart from a few other projects.

Now she is trying hard to adjust her dates so she doesn't miss out on a once in a lifetime opportunity to work with Rajnikanth." When contacted, Deepika Padukone said, "I am really honoured to be approached to act with Rajnikanth."

The actress's spokesperson however was quick to add, "We have been approached but it is too early to talk about it. We need to work on dates as many films are in combination with a lot of senior actors. It is not an easy decision. Of course we would like to be part of Rajnikanth's film. It is a huge honour."Of course, refusing Rajnikanth has its own consequences. Just kidding, Deepika!

Bollywood hotties get sizzling for Shabana Azmi

It was as if all of Bollywood's eye candy was on one stage at Shabana Azmi's 'The Mijwan Welfare Trust Show Sonnets in Fabric' to raise funds for the education of girl children in her ancestral village Mijwan. Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty, Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh were among the hotties who got sizzling on the ramp, all dressed by uber designer Manish Malhotra.

Shilpa, Hrithik and Lara strolled the ramp to raise subsidizes for her Mijwan activity

Shabana Azmi said that the effort was aimed at creating awareness about the talents of kids from Mijwan. She'd also said, "My father (Kaifi Azmi) always said that change has to come from the youth. People like Ranbir prove it. This year we have 25 stars walking the ramp for us. So our film industry's participation is growing." she added.

And Bollywood certainly enjoyed walking the ramp for a good cause. Neha Dhupia posted on her Twitter page, "Was a fun evening, walked the ramp for Shabana Azmi's charity, mijwan... Glad we could collectively and fashionably make a difference!"

Celina Jaitly added, “Was wonderful walking for Shabanaji's Mijwan project show last night with all my other colleagues. Manish Malhotra’s clothes were awesome" Shabana, meanwhile, said she was proud of the development in her ancestral village.

"In Mijwan we run a school, a college, a computer center and sewing and chikankari centre. The work they do is so stunning that Anita Dongre has been giving them work. Now Manish Malhotra is also giving them work. The ramp show will create awareness of their fine craft.

"Someone said about the embroidery work of my girls in Mijwan, ‘So beautiful is their needlework that butterflies would be tempted to sit on them.' Because their work has to do with the garments and embroidery this fashion show makes a lot of sense."

Anushka Sharma too modest to call herself a star

Actress Anushka Sharma, who established her place in Bollywood after the grand success of Band Baaja Baaraat has said that she feels uncomfortable to call herself a star.

Anushka Sharma too modest to call herself a star

The actress, who debuted in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi three years ago has come a long way, and is considered as a bankable star in Bollywood. 22-year old Anushka, who hails from a middle class family, also said that she is uncomfortable with the riches and high end designer products that her colleagues own. The actress added that some of the commodities owned by celebrities are so expensive that they equal the cost of an EMI of an average Indian's house loan.

Anushka advised young girls that they shouldn't pressurize their parents into buying them branded clothes and cosmetics as she herself had done that when she was in her teens. All eyes are now on the actress as her upcoming Patiala House with Akshay Kumar is releasing on February 11th.

Shahrukh Khan & Lara Dutta perform together at Muscat Festival

A slew of events including a fashion show, a cycle race, extreme sailing championship and food festivals are slated for the Muscat Festival which opens in the capital of Sultanate of Oman on January 27-February 24 with Bollywood names like Shah Rukh Khan and Lara Dutta participating in it, top officials said on Monday.

Shahrukh Khan & Lara Dutta perform together at Muscat Festival

"While singer Sonu Niigaam and actress Lara Dutta will perform at the fest on Feb 10, superstar Shah Rukh Khan will have a stage-show there on Feb 17," Salim Bin Adey Al-Mamari, Director General of Tourism Promotion, Sultanate of Oman, told media persons here this afternoon.

Oman also plans to woo Indian filmmakers to consider the country as a shooting locale as Bollywood movies are very popular there and Shah Rukh also commands a huge fan following. "Film tourism is a growing phenomenon worldwide. We realize the importance and the reach of the Indian film industry and plan to encourage Indian producers and studios to film in Oman," added Lubaina Sheerazi, India Representative of Sultanate of Oman.

Hoping to lure over two million visitors from India and elsewhere, the Muscat Festival will have Oman's Food Festival (Feb 3-17), Muscat Fashion Week (Feb 22-24), Tour of Oman cycle race (Feb 15-20), and Extreme Sailing World Championships (Feb 20-24), besides many other events.

Oman soon expects to claim a big slice of the booming meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) business by setting up a world-class conference facility. Spread over two-million-square-metres, the ‘Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre' will boast of a 3,000 seat Convention Centre, four hotels and serviced apartments supported by a major regional retail facility, just four kilometers from Muscat Airport, informed Khalid Al Zadjali, Director of Tourism Events, Ministry of Tourism, Oman.

Targeting 12 million Indian visitors to Oman by 2020, Al Zadjali said that the country is a safe destination where the state income goes back to the people in the form of free education, free health care and almost no taxes to pay.

Veena Malik: No to Bollywood B or C grade motion pictures

Veena Malik: No to Bollywood B or C grade motion picturesVeena Malik, Pakistani star has created quite an image for herself in India after participating in reality show, Big Boss 4. This even led to the extent of her being threatened by Pak fundamental groups for violating their country’s norms and bringing a bad name to the country.

However all her negative publicity seems to have fetched her in focus instead of damaging her popularity, so much so that now she has even started keeping quite high hopes with Bollywood and does not want any B or C grade movie offers coming to her! This sudden up-gradation might be a result of maintaining Ashmit Patel’s company, who himself seems to have disappeared from Bollywood’s face only showing himself on Big Boss 4.

Veena did not just stop here, she has even prepared a list of contestants whom she wants to refer for Pakistan’s version of Big Boss. A few among them are namely, Pervez Musharraf, Shiv Sena leader, Aishwarya Rai, Meera Nargis, Britney Spears, Jamsheed Dasti, Sheikh Rashid and Maulana Fazlur Rehman. Her choice of contestants has managed to take everyone by surprise.

And among her inmates in Big Boss 4 she also wants Dolly Bindra to be a part of the Pakistani version! But the question that is haunting everyone’s mind is, will Pakistan ever host such a show? In case it does, will Veena’s dream participation of people from every sphere come true ?

Monday, January 24, 2011

Bhandarkar wanted to cast Madhuri Dixit in ‘Fashion’

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has revealed he wanted to cast dancing diva Madhuri Dixit in ‘Fashion’ that brought on screen behind-the-scene life of ramp world.

‘If Madhuriji had not gone to the US, then I would have cast her in ‘Fashion’. I know that she would have done justice to it,’ Bhandarkar said on the sets of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’, a dance reality show where Madhuri is one of the judges.

‘The beauty about her is that she just slips into her character so well that you forget that she is Madhuri Dixit. I hope to work with her someday,’ added the national-award winning director.

Bhandarkar was on the show to promote his upcoming movie ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’ along with its cast Emraan Hashmi and Ajay Devgn.

No album for at least six months: Monica Dogra

No album for at least six months: Monica DograSeems like Monica Dogra just wants to amass accolades for her performance in debut outing ‘Dhobi Ghat’ as the professional singer has decided to give time to her next album.

‘We just released our third (album) so we are touring around with that. We are always working on new material but we won’t release anything new for at least six months to a year now,’ Monica, 28, told IANS.

A singer with the four-year-old band Shaa’ir + Func (S+F), Monica has toured 20 different countries for gigs.

Salman Khan was shown black flags at Jaipur marathon

Salman Khan indicated dark signals at Jaipur marathonBollywood actor Salman Khan was shown black flags by the members of the Bishnoi community, when he arrived here on Sunday to inaugurate the Jaipur Marathon Race 2011.

The members of the Bishnoi community protested against Khan's presence at the event as the actor was convicted for killing black bucks, an endangered species, in 2006. The Bishnoi community activists also raised slogans against the Tourism Minister Bina Kak and assailed her sharing the same platform with one accused of being a killer of an endangered animal.

"The Chief Minister (Ashok Gehlot) should ask for a resignation from such minister (Bina Kak) because on one side the government claims to protect environment and on the other hand to hurt the emotions of environment lovers is welcoming an animal killer. A minister from the government is standing there with the actor welcoming him," said a protesting Bishnoi.

The police personnel later had to baton charge the protestors to disperse the crowd. It has been reported that the police later took around 15 members of the Bishnoi community into its custody. Bishnois, who hail from Rajasthan, are devout protectors of the flora and fauna.

Shahrukh & Aishwarya Enclosed by the Fiji Broadcasting

Rai was present at the recent Zee Cine Awards in Singapore which was covered by the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation – and thanked Fiji citizens for their support of the Bollywood industry. Rai told FBC’s Mirchi FM Programs director – Shammi Lochan that the support from Fiji means a lot to her.

Shahrukh Khan & Aishwarya Rai Enclosed by the Fiji Broadcasting

“It is a great opportunity to tell all the listeners of Fiji- thank you so much for all your love, good wishes, the blessing, your emails, and the overwhelming support you all extend to me and my family. It means a lot to us as actors, as the audience are the ones that complete our lives.

Bollywood King – Shah Rukh Khan, who visited Fiji in 1998 says he has fond memories of Fiji and is fascinated with the hospitality. “It was a great experience to come there and meet every one there so basically it was very wonderful experience there.”

Shah Rukh Khan is expected to make a visit to Fiji later this year as part of the Bollywood Movie – “Kia” which will be shot in Fiji. “Kia” is among the three Bollywood movies to be shot in Fiji which will rake in around $20 million to Fiji’s economy.

Priyanka & Katrina upset with tax department raid

The Income Tax department raided the houses of Katrina Kaif and Priyanka Chopra early Monday morning. The I-T raids have been underway at official and residential premises of both the leading actresses of Bollywood.

Priyanka Chopra & Katrina Kaif upset for tex department raided

The sleuths of Income Department have been searching the premises of Priyanka and Katrina for the last four hours. According to the sources, both are accused of tax evasion and hiding the actual income in their filed Income Tax Return (ITR). Managers of both the actresses will also be interrogated by the IT sleuths. However, the detailed information will be cleared after the raids are completed.

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Salman Khan vs. John Abraham

Salman Khan vs. John AbrahamIt’s now Salman Khan vs. John Abraham. Salman Khan and John Abraham have never seen eye to eye. There is a cold war between both the Bollywood actors and the reason is John’s next coming Force’s posters. Poster of Force, a remake of the southern flick Kaakha Kaakha looks similar to Salman’s Wanted. John has the same look and attitude as Salman in the poster, and it seems there will now be more issues brewing between the two.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Mallika Sherawat will shake leg with Akshay Kumar

Mallika Sherawat will shake leg with Akshay KumarThe Hot Mallika Sherawat, who recently quit from the dance reality show on Colors “Chak Dhoom Dhoom” on account of a hectic schedule has bonded well with Akshay Kumar. She will be seen shaking her leg with Khiladi Kumar in a raunchy item song “Razia Gundo Mein Phas Gayi” which will be directed by Anees Bazmee. The duo had earlier worked together in “Welcome”. Showering praises on Mallika one of her fans posted a twit “Two amazing people in industry..Lovely.”

Hrithik & Priyanka’s Intimacy in ‘Agneepath’

Unprecedented sparks are going to fly between Priyanka Chopra and Hrithik Roshan in ‘Agneepath’ and its producer Karan Johar says the two have not got so intense with anyone before.

‘The new ‘Agneepath’ is first and foremost an intense love story. There was love between Priyanka and Hrithik in ‘Krissh’. But here we want an unparalleled intensity between them. You’ve never seen Priyanka and Hrithik get so intense with anyone before,’ said Karan Johar who is producing the film.

The camaraderie between Hrithik and Priyanka is so palpable that Karan Johar gets a sense of deja vu. As a child on his father Yash Johar’s sets of ‘Agneepath’ in 1990 Amitabh Bachchan and Madhavi shared the same vibes as Priyanka and Hrithik.

‘All I can tell you at the moment is that Priyanka is not playing a nurse like Madhavi in the original and she is not playing a prostitute either. Yes, we’ve built on the original relationship between Amit uncle and Madhaviji,’ he added.

Directed by Mukul. S. Anand, the original ‘Agneepath’ was produced by Karan’s late father Yash Johar and Amitabh had won the National Awards for his performance in it.

‘Hrithik and Priyanka don’t believe in half-measures. If they’ve to convey intense feelings and passion they will go the whole hog in ‘Agneepath’. If in ‘Krissh’ they romanced innocently keeping the kids in mind, their togetherness in ‘Agneepath’ will be for adults only.

Karan was just a teenager when his father had produced the original ‘Agneepath’. He still remembers the fantastic rapport between Mr. Bachchan and Madhavi. That relationship, Karan and his ‘Agneepath’ remake’s director Karan Malhotra felt, needed to be developed.

‘The Hrithik-Priyanka bonding in the new ‘Agneepath’ will build on the relationship that Karan had seen between Mr. Bachchan and Madhavi in the original ‘Agneepath’.

Aamir Khan's movie Dhobi Ghat review

Aamir Khan's movie reviews of 'Dhobi Ghat'With simultaneous premieres today in India and the U.S., “Mumbai Diaries” (“Dhobi Ghat”) is screening at the Balboa Theater in The City. Gary Meyer, owner of the Balboa and co-director of the Telluride Film Festival, made special efforts to secure the film — originally scheduled only in specialized theaters catering to Indian audiences — for his venue.

Meyer, the Toronto Film Festival and critics there all hailed “Mumbai Diaries,” with good reason. It is a fascinating portrait of four people, all contemporary and very different, in the massive Indian city, set against the background of a place emerging into modern times.

Director-actor Aamir Khan (“Lagaan”) produced and stars in “Mumbai Diaries,” and his wife, Kiran Rao, wrote and directed the film. Khan plays Arun, a gifted, difficult painter who has a one-night stand with a thoroughly Americanized banker, Shai, played by singer Monica Dogra. (Do you remember only recently when Indian films still forbade an innocent kiss? Times are changing.)

Prateik Babbar makes a deep impression as Munna, a young and handsome laundry boy (dhobi) who has a hopeless crush on Shai, who extends a class-defying and confusing friendship to him.

The fourth principal is Yasmin (Kriti Mahotra, attractive in an old-fashioned way, in contrast to Dogra’s modernity), who appears only on a video tape found by Arun when the painter moves into a new house.

The freshman director does an outstanding job maintaining a cohesive, compelling story even while the characters come and go in the tumultuous city. “Mumbai Diaries” is one of those rare films with believable characters viewers really care about.

The movie’s open-ended, ambiguous conclusion is exactly right in bridging the gap between the fiction in the dark theater and the bright light of real life outside.

Lara Dutta with her husband in Koffee With Karan

Lara Dutta with her husband join Koffee With KaranThere is something about Koffee and its aroma that entices the celeb guests to speak their heart out. Karan Johar, an expert in brewing that Koffee, had a candid tete-a-tete with Lara Dutta and her fiancĂ©, ace Tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi, for his show Koffee With Karan. This was the couple’s first appearance on a TV show.

So, what was the highlight of the episode? The chemistry between the couple and the revelation that a serious-looking guy like Mahesh can also crack jokes. The high point of the episode was when Mahesh tells Karan that he calls Lara a “serial killer” as the lady had done quite a few romantic scenes in her films. Lara was taken aback but was quick to rejoin that this title belongs exclusively to Emraan Hashmi.

The couple talked openly about their relationship and how they are completely smitten with each other. The couple also declared their splendid marriage plans on the show. They are going to have a Christian wedding.

Lara also revealed that when she first went to see Mahesh playing an international tennis match, she hoped to stay unnoticed in the crowd. But it turned out that Mahesh, despite being busy in the game, came to know of her presence.

Patiala House: Anushka Sharma in song 'Rola Pe Gaya'

Another promo for Patiala House has been released! "Rola Pe Gaya" takes the film's stars, Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma, to a club where they get down to rapper Hard Kaur's beats!

Patiala House Videos: Anushka Sharma's song 'Rola Pe Gaya'

Akshay Kumar stars as Parghat Singh Kahlon aka Gattu, Anushka Sharma as Simran, Rishi Kapoor as Gurtej Kahlon, Dimple Kapadia as Mrs. Kahlon, Prem Chopra as Mr. Sahini, and Urban Desi rapper Hard Kaur as Komal Chatwal. Other cast members include Rabbit Sack C who plays Aman Kahlon, Tinu Anand who portrays Mr. Bedi, Jeneva Talwar who plays Priti Kahlon, as well as Soni Razdan and Kumud Mishra.

Akshay portrays Parghat Singh Kahlon, a man who runs a corner shop in Southall, London, but dreams of playing cricket. His dad, Gurtej Singh Kahlon played by Rishi Kapoor, is busy running the family and wants to make sure no one loses any of their traditional Indian culture. However, Parghat wants to play cricket for England and when he gets a chance to do so, the father/son drama sets in for real.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

I’m gearing up to give my best in Agent Vinod, says Saif

Saif Ali Khan wants some action. After spending a romantic vacation with Kareena Kapoor, Saif states “Apart from bringing unconditional love in my life, Bebo (Kareena) has brought in a healthier lifestyle too.”

He reveals “My film Agent Vinod requires me to be in my best form. I’m no wrestler in the film, but the role will need extremely rigorous action on my part, and I’m gearing up to give it my best. I hope it’ll see me in my best physical form.”

I’m gearing up to give my best in Agent Vinod, says SaifPresently, Saif is concentrating on his upcoming film titled “Aarakshan” which will be directed by Prakash Jha.

He added “It’s an interesting role, but the draw is also the film-maker. One can trust Jha (director Prakash Jha) blindly to come up with a film with the sensibilities in the right place. You know you are in safe hands!”

Bobby Deol smiles following Yamla Pagla Deewana Box Office report

Bobby Deol smiles following Yamla Pagla Deewana Box Office reportFollowing the success of “Yamla Pagla Deewana”, Bobby Deol is smiling again. Talking about the success of the film, Bobby stated “Every film counts. Every Friday changes your life.”

He said further, “I am glad that while shooting for YMD, I signed a couple of great banners. I was not down in the dumps though. If I weren’t good enough, people like Anees Bazmee and Abbas Mustan would not have signed me before YMD.”

Bobby added “I have never got so much warmth from people and I am surprised because in this industry people always pull each other down.”

He said further, “I have been in the industry for 15 years and I’ve seen people change with every release.”

Buzz is in the air that the sequel of Yamla Pagla Deewana will hit theatres soon.

Katrina Kaif set to play double role in her forthcoming film

Katrina Kaif set to play double role in her forthcoming filmBarbie doll Katrina KaifKatrina Kaif will be seen playing a double role in Dibakar Banerjee’s upcoming film. Katrina will be seen in two new avatars.

“Yes, she has been approached for the film, where she’ll be playing a double role. Katrina too has shown a keen interest in the project and is trying to work out the dates with Dibaker.”

The source said further, “She’s excited with the prospect of playing a double role, as it’s something she hasn’t done before.”

Earlier in one of her interviews Katrina admitted that she would love to play a double role on-screen. BuzzBuzz was in the air that Katrina will be seen in a double role in Zoya Akhtar’s remake of “Seeta Aur Geeta”.

But the project did not take off. Katrina is presently working opposite Imran KhanImran Khan in “Mere Brother Ki Dulhan”.

With respect to being paired opposite Imran she stated “It was great connecting with Imran as he is closer to me in age, as compared to most of my previous co-stars, except Ranbir (Kapoor).”

“He’s a very sincere and a serious actor on camera, but off it, he’s a lot of fun. I really enjoy shooting with him.”

Mallika out, Urmila in

The news of Mallika Sherawat quitting reality show Chak Dhoom Dhoom has been made official. She has been replaced by Urmila Matondkar.

A source stated that the channel “tried their best to retain Mallika however, her nakhras kept increasing with the passing of everyday. It reached a point of no return and the makers of the show could not take it anymore.”

Confirming the news Mallika stated “I had developed date issues and spoke to the channel regarding the same. We have parted ways amicably.”

She added “I have shot at a stretch for 15 hours. The next day I had to report for my movie shoot. It was getting very tedious and I didn’t want to harm either of the shoots.”

“In fact, during my Delhi auditions for Chak Dhoom Dhoom, around 15 days ago, I had messaged the channel. It was extremely difficult to manage and the dates were clashing.”

The channel stated that Urmila is an apt replacement as she exactly fits the bill since she is known as the dancing diva.

Acting is my top priority- Yana Gupta

Yana Gupta who was recently in news for her panty-less act has denied the fact that she had done it for publicity.

She stated “If I wanted to do all that for publicity, I would have instead posed in a stylish, sensuous, raunchy manner for some magazine and got more attention.”

Despite performing consistently well, her elimination came as a big surprise. Babuji girl Yana Gupta will make a wild card entry on dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4 along with her choreographer Salman Khan.

BuzzBuzz is in the air that Yana is having an affair with her choreographer Salman Khan. She added “I love singing, playing the guitar and flute, and I want to explore that further.”

She said further, “I plan to release my album and I am working on it with a UK-based company.”

Vidya Balan is the most sizzling vegan celeb!

Vidya Balan is the most sizzling vegan celeb!Vidya Balan is the hottest vegetarian celeb! These days Parineeta girl Vidya Balan is up the popularity list. After receiving rave reviews for her outstanding role in “No One Killed Jessica”, she has recently been voted as the hottest vegan by PETA. A food fetish, and a pure vegetarian she has topped the list with Shashi Tharoor, former union minister of state for External Affairs.

She has been placed by PETA above other celebrities on the list such as Amitabh Bachchan, R. Madhavan, Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Lara Dutta, besides international hotties such as Bryan Adams and Natalie Portman. Vidya is all set to rock this year with all the love and support that she is being showered with.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Katrina Kaif: What makes her the most desirable lady?

Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor there is no dearth of beautiful belles in our very own tinsel villa. Yet it is actress Katrina Kaif who has topped the poll of most desirable lady of 2010. So, what exactly makes her the most desirable? Let’s check out:

Katrina Kaif: What makes her the most desirable lady?

Katrina has a very attractive figure. She is slim and trim with a very pallid complexion that always makes Indian men go weak on their knees. She is smoulderingly hot and has a vanilla skin that makes men dash to the theaters just to watch her. Perhaps that’s what explains why most of her films have been hit.

Plus, Katrina comes with the tag of being the foreign lass. Indian men have a great fascination for western beauties and Katrina’s upbringing was from the west. Katrina also possesses some great body features.

For instance, she has been earlier credited with having the most kissable lips. And even though she may not be as bustier as some of her other Bollywood contemporaries, she has always been in the news for her off screen romance with Salman and now with Ranbir. Her dazzling screen presence, shimmering tresses and body and her disarming smile makes her the most desirable and the one for whom most men lust for these days.

Priyanka Chopra's tenant cheated her

Priyanka Chopra's inhabitant busy for cheatingActress Priyanka Chopra may be reigning as one of the queens of Bollywood but her status could not deter her tenant, Rakesh Kapoor, from not just refusing to vacate her house but also allegedly resorting to forgery.

Confirming the complaint, additional commissioner of police Amitabh Gupta said, “A case has been registered at the Oshiwara police station and the anticipatory bail application of the accused is due to be heard on January 25 in the sessions court.”According to the Oshiwara police, as per the FIR registered with them, Kapoor has allegedly forged certain documents pertaining to the agreement made between him and Chopra for tenancy as well as sale of the flat.

Deputy commissioner of police KMM Prasanna said, “A case number 534/10 has been registered under sections 465 (punishment for forgery), 467 (forgery of valuable security, will etc), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 474 (intending to use forged documents as genuine) and 420 (cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property) of IPC on December 20, 2010.”

The police said that Kapoor has been staying at Chopra’s flat in a plush building — Oberoi Sky Gardens — in Andheri, jointly registered in her mother’s name.

Kapoor has been staying there for the last couple of years. On December 31, the agreement between Kapoor and the actor was due to expire and hence the latter sent him a notice to vacant the flat one month in advance as per the agreement.

“Just when Kapoor received the notice through the actor, he furnished some documents that stated that Priyanka is bound to extend the agreement with him at any cost. The documents also stated that in case if she intends to sell her flat in future, the first preference should be given to Kapoor and the offer could be extended to someone else only if he refuses to buy,” said an officer from the Oshiwara police station.

Following the incident, the actress’s father Dr Ashok Chopra, who holds the power of attorney on behalf of Priyanka, registered a complaint with the police. “It was found during the course of investigation that Kapoor had reportedly forged the signatures. Consequently, he was booked on charges of forgery and cheating,” the officer said. When contacted Dr Chopra, he refused to divulge any details. “The matter is sub-judice and it would not be right to make any comments at this stage,” he said.

Neetu Chandra denies going panty-less

Denying reports published by a popular website, claiming that Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra did a Yana Gupta and went commando at an event this week, her publicist said, "Neetu Chandra is a girl with dignity and there has been no slip like this."

Neetu Chandra panty-less photoshoot

The website had claimed that Neetu replicated Yana Gupta's panty-less act and said that it seemed to be "intentional and she might have followed it, after seeing what Yana Gupta has achieved doing the same.

But her publicist dismissed the report as a case of misreporting. "Neetu does not need to resort to any such thing for publicity. In fact, she was planning to initiate legal action on the website and was in the process of approaching the National Commission of Women (NCW) in New Delhi, when the site tendered an unconditional apology for the news. So the matter stands closed."

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Meera in Bigg Boss 5?

Meera in Bigg Boss 5?After Pakistani actress Veena Malik, actress Meera will be a part of Indian TV reality show Bigg Boss season five, the official website of the reality show said quoting a media report.

According to the newspaper, Meera couldn’t make it into ‘Bigg Boss’ house this season, she is positive about being a part of season 5 and already has her agenda clear in mind, it said.

“I will be part of ‘Bigg Boss 5 InshaAllah,” Meera revealed.

Meera claims she was also approached to be a part of Bigg Boss 4 twice, but she refused it.

Rumors circulating recently that Meera will enter in Bigg Boss 5 with singer Salman Ahmad.

Meanwhile, Bigg Boss 4 housemates Rahul Bhatt, Shweta Tiwari, Sara Khan, Veena Malik and Sakshi Pradhan were spotted at the party of their housemate Ashmit Patel thrown by sister and actress Amisha Patel.

Amitabh Bachchan no longer IIFA brand ambassador

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been the brand ambassador of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards since their inception in 2000, will no longer perform the role – and the concept itself has been dropped.

‘Due to unexplainable reasons, after announcing the event, Mr. Bachchan couldn’t participate in the IIFA Weekend in Sri Lanka last year. Following this, IIFA aborted the concept of a Brand Ambassador,’ Sabbas Joseph, director, Wizcraft entertainment that organizes the event, said in a statement.

‘Keeping in mind the huge respect that Wizcraft and IIFA have for Mr. Bachchan and the deep relationship that we’ve always shared, we are not having anyone replace Mr. Bachchan.

‘The Bachchan family has been an intrinsic part of IIFA every year, and in this regard we have already shared with them a proposal about their participation this year too. Mr Bachchan’s reason for non-participation is best known to him. IIFA and Mr.Bachchan are inseparable. We will continue to pursue his participation for this year too,’ Joseph said.

However, there could be more to this than meets the eye as Amitabh confirmed the parting of ways on his Twitter account but put the onus on the IIFA.

‘Not coming to Toronto IIFA…IIFA says my services are not required,’ he Tweeted.

Shahrukh Khan eyeing worldwide gathering with 'Don 2'?

Shahrukh Khan eyeing worldwide gathering with 'Don 2'?Shah Rukh Khan's two action-oriented super-slick movies -- " Ra.One" and " Don 2" -- will release globally within a week of one another in December. Apparently there are plans to put together an international version of Farhan Akhtar's ferocious and flamboyant flick so that SRK can come face to face with Tom Cruise's " Mission Impossible 4".

And to prove how global in execution "Don 2" is, here's the thing. A car chase sequence featuring Shah Rukh shot in Berlin last month was so steep and dangerous it damaged one of the expensive cameras that had been requisitioned to capture the heart-in-the-mouth stunt. Luckily no one was hurt.

"While in the first part, Don wanted to take over the crime syndicate in India, in 'Don 2' the Don wants to capture the entire European market. Shah Rukh's character is no longer an Indian crime lord wanted in 11 countries. He is portrayed as a European gangster, replete with all the trappings of an international kingpin," said a source.

The magnitude of the character's power and the external trappings of his prosperity have been captured in "Don 2" by deploying a budget that leaves behind all other Indian films on international crime.

To play the European kingpin, Farhan and Shah Rukh apparently studied the lives and lifestyles of various international crime lords.

"It was one thing for Shah Rukh to portray the Indian don wanted in 11 countries. In 'Don 2', his character wants to rule Europe. Shah Rukh's clothes, cars, girls, gadgets, body language and perfume had to convey a global aura," said a source.

"Don 2" is said to be assembled on an international scale. And there would probably be a full-scale international version of the film for an NRI global market with the songs eliminated and the drama reduced.

Veteran actor Om Puri, who reprises his role of the police inspector from the first part, admits everything in "Don 2" is up-scaled.

"I can't tell you the plot. But I will reveal one thing. In a lift together, just when my character tells Priyanka Chopra he is going to retire, the lift door opens and my character stands face to face with Don. That's when my dreams of leaving the police force ends and the chase begins."

Om says most of his scenes in "Don 2" are with Priyanka.

"Mine is not a lengthy role. But it's an important role. I wasn't part of the chase sequence that you mention. But yes, it was unlike anything seen in Hindi films. And yes, a camera did get damaged. But no one got hurt."

The actor is all praise for Farhan and his unit.

"Unlike other Bollywood locations on a foreign location, the stars and the crew were not put up in separate hotels. All of us including the technical crew and junior artistes stayed in the same hotel in Berlin, though the unit members, unlike the stars, had to share rooms. I've hardly ever worked with a more professional efficient and hospitable unit.

"Every detail in Berlin was looked into in advance and there were no last-minute glitches. The entire schedule of about a month went off smoothly," said Om Puri.

Bipasha Basu & John Abraham patch-up again

Bipasha Basu and John Abraham spend increasing time apart and fuel rumours of their relationship hitting a rough patch. Again! Things are contrastingly different from the good ol' times when the two were spotted together quite regularly and never shied away from public display of their affection. Now, the two haven't made an appearance in the longest time.

Bipasha Basu & John Abraham patch-up again

Given, Bips has been keeping a low profile off late herself. But at Hrithik Roshan's birthday bash she arrived with designer Rocky S by her side and not her long-time companion. A source reveals, "She was keen that John accompany her but he preferred to skip it.

Interestingly, Bipasha's ex Dino Morea was also at the same party and this has sent the gossip mill running faster. When asked to comment on her relationship status, Bipasha quickly defends, "I am used to this now. Both of us have been busy so we have not been seen in public. I was travelling for work and he's been shooting for Vipul Shah's film. All going good!"

Three years since the Christiano-Bipasha kiss fiasco, Bipasha and John have been quite steady with talks of marriage doing the rounds. Forgive us, but it does come as a surprise to see a couple so serious go down the break-lane! We sure hope not.

Katrina Kaif educates ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’ move to Rekha

For we hear that when Katrina Kaif, on whom the song is originally filmed in Tees Maar Khan, was rehearsing her steps for a stage performance during an award show, Rekha spotted Kat and asked her to teach the ‘Sheila’ dance steps.

Katrina Kaif educates ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’ move to Rekha

Well, we know the shimmy and butt-wiggle of Sheila isn’t exactly the kind of dance Rekha was known for in her heydays, but the diva did jive to the belly dance that Kat so happily demonstrated her.

Asin in search of PR firm

Asin Thottumkal, who is basking in the success of Kaavalan, is in search of public relations agency. The actress has decided to have a publicist to have an edge over her competitors in Bollywood.South actresses have always been in less news comparatively with B-town actresses. Even Asin is also not exception.

Asin in search of PR firm

Now, she has realized the importance of it and is in hunt of an agency. Her failure to be in constant media attention has forced her to go for PR agency, says report. Meanwhile, her performance in Kaavalan has got mixed responses. The actress is currently busy filming Salman Khan starrer Ready.

Anushka Sharma adores to stay single!

Rab Ne girl Anushka Sharma loves her singlehood and does not want to be tied down so soon. Buzz is in the air that Anushka Sharma and her Band Baaja Baaraat co-star Ranveer Singh who were in a relation have recently parted ways.

Anushka Sharma adores to stay single!

But the actual truth is they were never a couple in real life. Recently she was spotted in Singapore with upcoming actor Raman Trikha. The two were seen comfortable in each other’s company. The fact is Raman and Anushka were friends since the time of her modeling days and so they bonded well.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Katrina Kaif irrevocably takes on in kiss scene

Katrina Kaif irrevocably takes on in kiss sceneBollywood beauty and Google's most searched diva is all set to make her onscreen smooch debut with Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan. Katrina Kaif has been working in the movie/entertainment industry for over 6 years now and finally her fans are going to see her do something different.

Director Zoya Akhtar has shot the two-minute steaming kissing scene, which is being touted as the longest lip lock in Bollywood so far. This will take place in Katrina Kaif’s new movie, “Zindagi Milegi Dobara”. Both stars will appear opposite to each other for the first time in a movie.

The director is reluctant to reveal details on the kiss scene and stated that the audience will have to simply wait to see it. The movie is currently being shot in Spain and is due to complete by the mid of this year.

Many people all around the world are already aware of Katrina Kaif and her unmatched beauty. Other than being the top searched diva on Google, various magazines in India, London and even Canada have labeled her as the sexiest woman alive. Katrina Kaif is delivering successful movies one after another and if this movie is a success, it will be a streak of 8 successes in a row.