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Salman- SRK to return together…

Apparently, Sohail Khan is working on his new script which is the remake of the Tom Cruise starrer Jerry Maguire (1996) which would star his elder brother Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. They both were last seen together in Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam. Recently, at Amrita Arora’s birthday party, Salman expressed his desire to

My Thoughts on Award Functions

I think that the Indian award functions are flawed and corrupted because the most deserving actor or actress never wins the award for that matter get any recognition. For the past ten years Srk or Hrithik who have won the best actor awards. here are some of my picks of who I think were deserving for

More on Rajkumar Hirani’s next film

After Pepsi ad, Shahrukh and John team up again After giving us a hilarious Pepsi ad, the newly discovered combo of SRK and John will be seen on the silver screen for yet another acclaimed director – Rajkumar Hirani’s next film. And believe it or not there is more to the already great combination. The

Salman ignores viviek

the weekend. We reproduce it here, with kind permission from Mid-Day. Salman Khan can neither forget nor forgive people, who he believes have wronged him in the past. And that’s specially true for Vivek Oberoi. At the 10th Rajiv Gandhi Awards function held at the Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA, last night, Vivek was on stage,

Karan Johar’s Four biggies

Karan Johar’s four biggies Click here to add this article to My Clips By Taran Adarsh, July 18, 2007 – 09:18 IST Here’s a news-break and, as always, it’s first on IndiaFM… So what is Karan Johar planning next? He has his hands full with as many as four biggies. Yes, the leading film-maker is

Shah Rukh Khan’s expansion plans

ollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan desired to set up a whole new state of the art film studio for quite some time. SRK has shifted his ‘Red Chillies’ VFX studio to a bigger place as part of his expansion plans. SRK has just acquired a new bigger office located at Lokhandwala, Andheri where employees of

Bipasha to do an item nuber for john’s film

Bipasha Basu will make a single song appearance in the John Abraham starrer No Smoking . ‘Beedi Jalaile’ and ‘Namak Isq Ka’ showed that Bipasha could gyrate to item numbers. Now, producer Kumar Mangat and composer Vishal Bharadwaj have roped in Bipasha once again to show her gyrations in Anurag Kashyap’s forthcoming movie ‘No Smoking’.

SRK’s next is Joker

SRK’s next is ‘Joker’Add to hotlist By Our Correspondent ©2007 Shah Rukh Khan Shah Rukh Khan Shah Rukh Khan’s next home production after ‘Om Shanti Om’ will be directed by Shirish Kunder and the film has already generated curiosity with its title. It has been titled ‘Joker’ and will have SRK as a superhero.

No cold war between Abhishek and Vivek

No cold war between Abhishek and Vivek 04th July 2007 21.39 IST By ApunKaChoice Contrary to the latest speculation in tinsel town, there are no bad vibes between Abhishek Bachchan and Vivek Oberoi . Of late, rumours have been afloat that Abhishek has some reservations about working with Vivek in Sunil Shetty’s production venture Mission

Abhi will not work with Viveik

Abhi will not work with Viveik! Here is some bad news for all those who were waiting to see Abhishek Bachchan and Viveik Oberoi together in a film. Producer Apoorva Lakhia’s attempts to sign up them for his next film titled Mission to Istanbul have come a cropper because of abhi’s refusal. Apoorva just cannot

Exclusive Review Awaarapan

Awaarapan 28 Jun, 2007 10:34 am ISTlRENUKA VYAVAHARE/INDIATIMES MOVIES /photo.cms?msid=2155785 Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Shreya Saran, Mrinalini Sharma, Rehan Khan Director: Mohit Suri Producer: Mahesh Bhatt/Mukesh Bhatt Genre: Drama/Action Rating: ** ½ I have never been an Emraan Hashmi fan but have to say this, after watching Awaarapan, I would be a fool not to praise

Harman Baweja signs Boney kapoor’s film

Harman Baweja signs Boney Kapoor’s Film Click here to add this article to My Clips By Subhash K. Jha, June 25, 2007 – 08:20 IST Among the most promising newcomers of 2007, Harman Baweja and Ranbir Kapoor surely lead the bright pack. As of now Harman seems to have an edge. Those who have seen

Bachchan Aims higher to raise $200 Million

MUMBAI: Once again, Amitabh Bachchan is ready to test the strength of his brand in the financial market. This time, he is aiming higher. AB Corp — the new, revived company of the erstwhile ABCL, relaunched with much fanfare in 2003 — is exploring the possibility to list on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM), which

Shah Rukh Khan may work with Abbas-Mastan

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan may again work with Abbas-Mastan – the director duo who placed him on the pedestal of superstardom. In 1993, director brothers Abbas-Mastan made ‘Baazigar’ with SRK, who was yet to establish his stronghold in Bollywood. The film went on to become a hit and its villain became Indian cinema’s hero,

Govinda was Ganesh’s first choice for SWAMI

Abid, Bollywood Trade News Network Send to Friend View IIFA 2007 – Picture GalleryActor-MP Govinda was the first choice for ace choregrapher Ganesh Acharya’s debut film as a director, SWAMI. However Govinda turned down the offer saying that after movies like RADHA KA SANGAM and NASEEB, he had stopped doing serious stuff. Ganesh then turned

Ayesha Takia out of Aladin

By IndiaFM News Bureau, June 22, 2007 – 09:41 IST Download image as wallpaper Ayesha Takia who recently walked out of Aamir Khan’s Ghajini remake has also walked out of another big film now. The actress was supposed to play the female lead role of Princess Jasmine in Sujoy Ghosh’s fantasy film Aladin and the

Amir’s Ghajni remake lady finally confirmed

Aamir’s Ghajini remake leading lady finally confirmed Click here to add this article to My Clips By Subhash K. Jha, June 22, 2007 – 04:37 IST Download image as wallpaper So it’s going to be Khan Versus Khan in the Hindi remake of A.R Murugadoss’ Ghajini. In this story of an amnesiac man’s hunt for

Now Khiladi 2 & Baazigar 2

Now Khiladi 2′ & ‘Baazigar 2′ Click here to add this article to My Clips By Taran Adarsh, June 12, 2007 – 09:15 IST Sequels and remakes are in! And the latest to join the bandwagon are Abbas-Mustan. The director duo is all set to make sequels to their immensely popular and successful films –

Saif Excuses himself from karan johars film

Saif Ali KhanSaif excuses himself from Karan Johar’s film 30th May 2007 17.06 IST By ApunKaChoice Saif Ali Khan was supposed to act in a film to be produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. However, the actor has now excused himself from the project. The film, not yet titled, will mark the directorial debut of

Fool N final (india FM Review)

By Taran Adarsh, June 1, 2007 – 01:00 IST Some rules you need to follow before you embark on a journey called FOOL & FINAL… One, don’t wear your thinking caps. Here’s why: The film defies logic. Two, don’t ask questions. Here’s why: It’s all about entertainment, not enlightenment. Three, don’t look for answers. Here’s

Vidya Balan may step in Pa

Vidya Balan may step in ‘Pa’Add to hotlist By Our Correspondent ©2007 Vidya Balan Vidya Balan ‘Cheeni Kum’ might have been accepted by audiences with mixed reactions but its director R. Balki is all excited about his next movie ‘Pa’ with same producer Sunil Manchanda. ‘Pa’ is ready to go on the floors in

Fantastic four

Fantastic four Click here to add this article to My Clips By Taran Adarsh, May 29, 2007 – 03:45 IST Exactly a month ago, this writer did the news-break of director Siddharth Raj Anand [TA RA RUM PUM] planning to cast Ranbir Kapoor in his forthcoming film, to be produced by Yash Raj. At that