Bollywood is always bustling with gossip and to make sure you haven’t missed any of it, here is a quick brush up of the happenings of the week. If you had a busy week and missed out on checking the Bollywood news, we have our weekend round-up to get you updated.
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Happy New Year Trailer
The trailer of Happy New Year released this week. The big Diwali release stars, Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani and Vivaan Shah in lead roles. It is one of the most anticipated films of 2014 and if you missed watching the brand new trailer of the film, check it out here.
Salman Khan All Set To Become A Boxer In ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’
Salman Khan, who is currently shooting for his next Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, is all set to learn Boxing for the same. The actor, who dons a double role in the film, will be seen playing two distinct characters in it. While one will be the quintessential lovable hero that is significant to a Sooraj Barjatya film, the second will be playing a fighter. Read here.
Is Alia A Replacement For Costly Deepika & Katrina?
Actress Alia Bhatt is currently a big name in the industry as the young star has already given back to back hits such as Highway and 2 States. Now that the actress is getting many offers, there has been buzz that Alia is being offered movies that have been rejected by her contemporaries such as Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif who are costly stars. Watch here.
Parineeti-Priyanka Clash Averted
For the second time, Chopra sisters Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra were all set to clash at the box office with their releases of Mary Kom and Daawat-E-Ishq after their initial clash last year with Zanjeer and Shuddh Desi Romance. But now, YRF has confirmed that Daawat-E-Ishq will not be releasing of 5th September and has been postponed to a 19th September release. Read here.
‘Mohenjo-Daro’ Will Kick Off In South Africa This October
Hrithik Roshan is all set to come up with his second period drama with Ashutosh Gowariker after the successful Jodhaa Akbar. The upcoming drama Mohenjo-Daro will be a love story based in the ancient Indus valley civilization. While Hrithik Roshan’s leading lady will be debutante Pooja Hegde, the film is to be produced by Disney, India. Read full story, here.
Aamir Khan To Play A Wrestller In His Next
Actor Aamir Khan is currently all set to promote his upcoming drama PK which has already created quite a stir, thanks to its first look poster. We hear, the actor has already signed up for his next project for which he will be playing the role of a wrestler. Read here.
15 Crores Fee Hike For Deepika?
There has been a buzz about actress Deepika Padukone charging a whopping 15 crores for her next project. It seems due to the actress’ high price, the roles offered to her are now being presented to young A-lister actresses, who seem to be charging a lot less. Find out what Deepika had to say here.
Hot & Spicy ‘My Name Is Ranveer Ching’ Song
Watch Ranveer Singh in a never seen before avatar as the actor moves to the beats of his special song ‘My Name Is Ranveer Ching‘. Pulling off some amazing dance moves, Ranveer outshines in the video with his usual energetic antics and introduces what looks like Kapil Sharma’s famous ‘Babaji Ka Thullu’ step. Check out the song here.
Priyanka Chopra Calling The Shots For ‘Madamji’?
Actress Priyanka Chopra is all set to work with director Madhur Bhandarkar again in her upcoming drama titled Madamji. After the duo churned out Fashion, which won the actress a national award, PC this time turns the producer too for this film. Ever since PC has stepped into the shoes of the producer, apparently she has been taking her job far too seriously. Read full story here.