Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar has been busy with multiple films and he has the habit of wrapping 3-4 films every year. He already tested his luck this year with Airlift and Housefull 3 out of which both the movies ended up as blockbusters. His next movie titled Rustom has been slated for release on August 12th and is one of the most awaited films that will hit the screens this year. After two back to back hits, the actor hiked his remuneration and the latest news is that he signed a movie in the direction of Divya Khosla Kumar. The movie has been titled as Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo and Akshay Kumar has been charging a whopping amount of Rs 50 crores as remuneration. The production house has been completely comfortable to pay the amount revealed sources.
Mr Perfect Aamir Khan has the habit of giving out his best for every film. He is never in a hurry and signs movies on selective basis. After a massive hit like PK, he is shooting for his next movie titled Dangal. The movie is said to be a sports biopic of a Haryana based wrestler named Mahavir Singh Phogat. Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra are essaying the other crucial roles in the movie. Aamir will be seen essaying two different roles in Dangal as a wrestler. As per the latest news we hear, the movie will have no scope for songs throughout. Though there are couple of background songs, Dangal will have no songs. The makers are in plans to shoot a promotional song before the release. Aamir Khan Productions is producing Dangal which will hit the screens on December 23rd all over.
John Abraham impressed the audience with his stunning screen presence and he has been quite careful while signing movies. He recently turned producer and made successful movies like Vicky Donor and Madras Café. The actor has been busy with the shoot of Force 2 currently and the latest news we hear is that John Abraham signed a biopic. John decided to portray the life of legendary boxer Hawa Singh and he will produce the movie along with playing the lead role. The movie will showcase several achievements of the boxer right from the age of 19 to winning 11 consecutive at Western Command Boxing Championship. Hawa Singh passed away in 2000 and Sam Fernandez who owns the rights of the biopic will produce the movie along with John Abraham Entertainments. The biopic will be shot in varied locations like Delhi, Haryana and also his hometown Umarvas, Vaishnodevi, Thailand.
Bollywood’s top actors Salman Khan and Aamir Khan have been working on their respective films titled Sultan and Dangal. Both the movies are said to be based on the sport of wrestling and Salman’s Sultan wrapped up shoot and is gearing up for release. The rift started when rumours floated that Aamir has been shocked after watching Sultan’s trailer as the film had lot of similarities to that of Dangal. There were talks that Aamir is in plans to re-shoot some of the episodes for Dangal. However Salman Khan wanted to clear off the air and he revealed many interesting things. He said “There’s nothing similar between Sultan and Dangal. I have listened to the script of Dangal and I am proud about the film. It has an outstanding script and will sure impress the audience. Sultan and Dangal are based on wrestling but they have nothing more in common”. Aamir Khan’s Dangal will hit the screens in December during Christmas.
Love birds Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone have been making enough noise all over the Bollywood. They have been racing with back to back hits and are quite busy with their professional commitments. Along with these, they have been spending quality time apart from their busy schedules. Deepika recently wrapped up the shoot of her first Hollywood film titled XXX: The Return of the Xander and is back to Mumbai. After almost six months, she has been listening to scripts of Bollywood movies. The latest news is that Deepika has been impressed with a romantic drama and gave her nod on spot. Ranveer Singh who is shooting for his next movie Befikre in Paris in the direction of Aditya Chopra gave his nod for the movie even without listening to the script. The details about the director and the makers are currently kept under wraps. Things will be finalized once Ranveer returns back to India.
King Khan Shah Rukh Khan wrapped up the shoot of his next movie Raees sometime ago and the release date of the film has been pushed to next year to avoid clash with Salman Khan’s upcoming movie titled Sultan which will hit the screens for Eid. SRK teamed up with Gauri Shindey for a romantic drama which completed shoot recently. The makers did not reveal the film’s title even after the movie completing shoot. The movie has now been titled as Dear Zindagi and the news has been confirmed by the makers. Though Project 51 and Walk & Talk have been considered as the titles, Dear Zindagi has been finalized revealed sources. Alia Bhatt played the female lead in the film that has been exclusively shot in Goa. Produced by Gauri Shindey along with Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions, Dear Zindagi will hit the screens during November this year.
Young actor Emraan Hashmi has been struggling for success and his recent outing Azhar too ended up as a debacle. He is now getting ready with Raaz Reboot which will release soon. As per the latest news we hear, the actor is getting ready to team up with Ajay Devgn once again. Emraan has been brought on to the board for Ajay Devgn’s upcoming movie Baadshaho. Sources revealed that Punjabi actor Diljit Dosanjh has been brought on to the board initially after which he has been replaced by Emraan. Milan Luthria will direct the movie and Diljit Dosanjh walked out of the movie as he had issues with his remuneration. Baadshaho is a periodic drama set during the period of emergency and it revolves about the stolen gold. The movie will start rolling from September this year and Milan Luthria will produce the movie in association with T-Series.
Talented actress Kriti Sanon has been making her impact in Bollywood and she has been signing back to back films in the B Town. After she received decent response for her performance in Dilwale, Kriti Sanon has been shooting for her next movie titled Raabta in the direction of top filmmaker Dinesh Vijan which marks his directorial debut. Sushanth Sigh Rajput is the lead actor in the film. The duo has been shooting for the film in Budapest from the past few weeks and sources revealed that Kriti is now quite comfortable in the companion of Sushanth. They have become cozy about each other and they have been bonding with each other currently. Love bloomed between them and they have been spending quality time after the shoot. This has become the talk of the B Town and many leading news dailies published about their relationship.
King Khan Shah Rukh Khan has been busy with back to back films and he has been struggling to score a blockbuster at the box-office. His recent outings Dilwale and Fan ended up as below average fares at the box-office and the actor has been busy with Raees, an untitled film in the direction of Gauri Shindey and a romantic drama in the direction of Anand L Rai. Along with these, the actor also signed a film for Imitaz Ali which will start rolling soon. As per the latest news, SRK will soon team up with legendary director and filmmaker Aditya Chopra and the film is said to be a periodic drama and not a romantic entertainer. Aditya has been busy penning the script and he asked SRK to keep himself free from the end of 2017. Though a lot of preparation will be needed for the movie, it has been revealed that the film will be shot in just three months. SRK will be available for Aditya Chopra two months before the shoot to prepare for the role. Made on a massive budget, the film is expected to hit the screens during the second half of 2018.
Young actor Arjun Kapoor slowed down in his career and he has become quite choosy about his projects. He is currently shooting for his next movie titled Half Girlfriend in the direction of Mohit Suri. The actor has not signed any other film as of now and we have an exclusive update about the actor’s new movie. The movie has been titled as Mubaraka and for the first time, Arjun will be sharing screen space with his chacha Anil Kapoor. The movie will be directed by Anees Bazmee and Milap Zaveri is penning the script currently. Mubaraka is currently in scripting stage and Arjun, Anil Kapoor will hear the final draft in July after which the movie starts rolling. Murad Khetani and Ashwin Vardhe will produce the movie.
Bollywood Mr Perfect Aamir Khan has been quite selective with his movies and he spends enough time wrapping up a film as he needs utmost perfection. He has been shooting for his upcoming movie titled Dangal currently in the direction of Nitesh Tiwari. Aamir will essay the role of the wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat in the film which is currently in final stages of shoot. Aamir Khan Production is producing the film that will hit the screens during Christmas this year. Aamir has been lined up with several big ticket films and the latest news we hear is that the actor will soon turn an astronaut in his next project. Sources revealed that he will play the role of India’s first astronaut Rakesh Sharma in his next movie. The script work of the film is currently in process and the other updates will be revealed soon. Sources also revealed that Aamir has been super thrilled after listening to the concept of the movie which may start rolling early next year.
Talented director Abhishek Chaubey worked hard and came out with the film titled Udta Punjab. The movie is about the issue of substance abuse in Punjab. Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Diljit Dosanjh played the lead roles in the movie which has been trending all over after the release of the theatrical trailer. The makers wrapped up the shoot some time ago and they announced that the film will hit the screens on June 17th however the movie has been facing tough time with the censor board. They rejected many episodes and asked to trim them as they felt that the film has objectionable content. The censor board suggested 40 cuts for the film and the makers who were not happy with this approached the Information and Broadcasting Ministry along with the Film Certificate Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) requesting them to intervene into the issue. This process takes some time and the makers are quite confident that they will find a solution. The censor board also suggested dropping down ‘Punjab’ from the title which shocked the makers. However sources revealed that the movie will hit the screens sometime in July and will not make it for a June release.