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How Prime Focus played a huge part in the success of Gravity

Ankur Pathak (MUMBAI MIRROR; February 12, 2014) Alfonso Cuaron’s Sandra Bullock-George Clooney starrer space drama Gravity, which has recieved 10 Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, was partly shot in 3D, but chunks of it was converted to the format from 2D by Prime Focus India. To make the space spectacle look as astounding as it

Hrithik Roshan pushes for Oct 2 deadline for Bang Bang?

Mehul S Thakkar (MUMBAI MIRROR; February 12, 2014) By walking out of Shuddhi, Hrithik Roshan has sparked off speculations that not only is he not at his prime physically, but has also hit an emotional low following his separation from wife Sussanne. But that’s far from the truth. According to a source close to the

Anushka Sharma flies down to New Zealand to be with Virat Kohli?

Mehul S Thakkar (MID-DAY; February 7, 2014) Recently on Karan Johar’s TV talk show, Koffee With Karan Seaon 4, Anushka Sharma admitted that Virat Kohli is her favourite cricketer. But when Anurag Kashyap good-naturedly ribbed her asking Karan, “Don’t you think Virat and she look good together”, she blushed and protested, “I’m feeling naked right

Hrithik Roshan shoots with 2 body doubles for rooftop chase scene in Shimla

Hiren Kotwani (BOMBAY TIMES; February 7, 2014) For his upcoming action thriller, Hrithik Roshan will have two body doubles help him pull off his stunts designed and choreographed by Andy Armstrong (The Amazing Spider-Man 2). One of them, Mansoor, regularly doubles up for the superstar. The other is a stunts specialist from Los Angeles. Roshan,

Frenzy as Salman Khan loses his bracelet; Ashmit Patel finds it

Ankur Pathak (MUMBAI MIRROR; February 6, 2014) What happens when Salman Khan loses what he values most in his life? His staff, drivers and bodyguards run for their lives. Salman Khan lost his firoza bracelet, at a party at his Panvel farmhouse. Revealed a source close to the actor, “A friend pointed out to him

Akshay Kumar and John Abraham vie for the lead role in Hera Pheri 4?

Bharati Dubey (MID-DAY; February 5, 2014) It has emerged that Akshay Kumar and John Abraham are in the running for the lead role in the film tentatively titled Hera Pheri 4. The third instalment of Firoz Nadiadwala’s film Hera Pheri, this film will star Akshay if directed by writer-director Neeraj Vora. However, there’s also word

No takers yet for Salman Khan’s TV show Paanch Ka Punch?

Sonali Joshi Pitale (MID-DAY; February 5, 2014) While promoting his latest film Jai Ho, Salman Khan had revealed his plans to do a new reality show that would talk about social causes. At that time, he didn’t say much except that it wouldn’t be similar to Aamir Khan’s show Satyamev Jayate. Buzz has it that

Shuddhi will take time; there maybe a change in cast-Karan Johar

Vickey Lalwani (MUMBAI MIRROR; February 5, 2014) Karan Johar’s next film Hasee Toh Phasee is lining up for release this Friday and he’s upbeat about the Sidharth Malhotra-Parineeti Chopra starrer, which according to him is not a quintessential rom-com. But the film that has been the talking point for the last few weeks is undoubtedly

Shah Rukh Khan, Rohit Shetty to produce Marathi movies

Sonali Joshi Pitale (MID-DAY; February 3, 2014) After delivering a blockbuster with their film Chennai Express, filmmaker Rohit Shetty and actor Shah Rukh Khan are now coming together again and this time, they are looking at making Marathi films. Word has it that the duo will produce a total of six regional films under their

Sana Khan feels cheated after doing Jai Ho?

Vickey Lalwani (MUMBAI MIRROR; February 4, 2014) Sana Khan is perturbed with her big break gone bust and her sorrows started much before the film released. A friend of the actress told Mirror that Sana was upset about Salman promoting his ‘heroine’ Daisy Shah while she was completely sidelined. The Bigg Boss 6 contestant was

Tring! Tring! How are Bollywood’s phone manners?

SRK answers in the middle of the night, Deepika sends smileys, Big B always responds, while his bahu is another story… Meena Iyer & Parag Maniar (BOMBAY TIMES; February 4, 2014) Newbie Urvashi Rautela, who made her debut in Singh Saab The Great (2013), has a caller tune that warns the caller to be careful

Sonam Kapoor to romance Shah Rukh Khan in Raees?

Hiren Kotwani (BOMBAY TIMES; January 30, 2014) Websites have been going ballistic in reporting that Sonam Kapoor will be romancing Shah Rukh Khan in Raees, which also features Farhan Akhtar. The actress has been approached for a role in the film and, while she has been seen with Farhan in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, it would

Ramesh Taurani wants original script for his next with Salman Khan?

Vickey Lalwani (MUMBAI MIRROR; January 30, 2014) Wanted, Bodyguard, Ready and more recently Jai Ho, Salman Khan has had enough of South Indian remakes. So when Ramesh Taurani met him to discuss an upcoming project to be directed by Prabhu Dheva, he made it clear to the producer that he wanted some original ideas. A