Nana Patekar Replaces Sanjay Dutt in Housefull 4 , Here’s why !

Nana Patekar Replaces Sanjay Dutt in Housefull 4 , Here's why !

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar’s next comedy franchise film ‘Housefull 4’ is scheduled to release on Diwali and although there is no official announcement for the cast of the film but it is being told that Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Bobby Deol, Kriti Sanon, Kriti Kharbanda and Pooja Hegde are finalized for the same.

Recently, there were reports in the media, that Sanjay Dutt may also be a part of this film but it looks like that makers have thought it twice to cast Sanju in the film. According to reports, since the biopic of Sanjay Dutt has come out people are continuously targetting the makers for targeting media for whatever happened to Sanjay Dutt in his life.

If reports are to be believed, There was a character written for Sanjay Dutt and the makers were supposed to approach him but without informing to anyone the role went to renowned actor Nana Patekar. Even Nana Patekar who had worked in Welcome series has said yes to Housefull 4.

It will be interesting to see Nana Patekar and Akshay Kumar together in any film after Welcome.

Akshay Kumar meets Sonali Bendre after hearing about her Cancer diagnosis

Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre shared a shocking news yesterday informing that she has been diagnosed with high grade cancer and is undergoing treatment in New York. After reading the message, many celebs from the film industry wished for her speedy recovery.

Bollywood Actor Akshay Kumar, who is in New York vacationing with his family, met the lady couple of days back in the city after knowing about her illness and talked about it to a leading daily. Akshay stated that Sonali is a fighter. While talking to national daily HT, he said, get link “May God help bring her back in the best of health.”

Akshay and Sonali are good friends. Both of them have worked together in films like Angaaray, Keema, Sapoot and Tarazu.

On a related note, the actor is gearing up for his upcoming film Gold. The movie is all set to hit the screens on August 15.

Mouni Roy bags another film opposite Rajkummar Rao ?

Popular TV Actress Mouni Roy will soon make her bollywood debut with Akshay Kumar starrer upcoming film, which is tiled as ‘Gold’. Now, Rumour has it that even before the release of her debut film, the actress has already bagged another project — a film titled ‘Made In China’ opposite Rajkumar Rao.

Mouni is lucky to have the support of not one, but two of the industry’s big-wigs. Both Salman and Akshay are known to help new comers in the film industry, and this time, they’ve both decided to help Mouni.

According to a leading daily, the actress was able to land special appearances in the films Runn and Tum Bin 2 only because of Akshay Kumar’s patronage. Now, she’s all set to make her debut opposite him. Akshay recently shared a poster of Gold’s star cast on Twitter, and Mouni is said to play a pivotal role in the film.

Reports suggest that Mouni’s second film — Brahmastra, which stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, is also ready for release. And rumour has it that Salman Khan has decided to cast her in the much-awaited Dabangg 3

Freddy Daruwala thinks big budget film gives new actors greater mileage

Bollywood actor Freddy Daruwala, who was recently seen in Bollywood superstar Salman Khan starrer ‘Race 3’, said that Working in big budget film gives new actors greater mileage.

Asked if acting in a multi-starrer gives him tough time to get any solo lead film, Freddy said, “I keep getting different kind of films, but I am very choosy about what I pick up. As a newcomer like me, I am offered two kinds of works, one that gives me money, and another that builds my career. I would definitely go for the later because bigger films give me more visibility and mileage.”

The actor also played pivotal roles in films like “Holiday” with Akshay Kumar, “Commando 2” among others.

go here “I started my career in 2014 and in the span of four years, I have done eight films, including regional and independent films. But people only can recall my screen presence from those big budget films. Hopefully, I will reach to a point in my career from where I will be able to combine both kinds of films,” he added.

(With IANS Inputs)

John Abraham Opens Up on reports of His tiff with Akshay Kumar

Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran star watch John Abraham recently made headlines reportedly due to a tiff with his actor friend source Akshay Kumar. Several media reports stated that Parmanu actor is upset with his friend Akshay for not extending his support in his legal battle against producer Make money from home classifieds websites Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment.

But John rubbishing the reports through a tweet stated, mon copain sur un site de rencontre “Heard that my brother @akshaykumar and I are fighting..he would beat me up 🙂 Sorry to disappoint but NO truth to this.” The actor further wrote, “The only explosions happening currently are on screen in Parmanu :).”’

Earlier it was said that it was on Akshay’s insistence that John Abraham shook hands with Prernaa Arora for Parmanu. It was rumoured that when all the trouble started John reached out to Akshay seeking help but Khiladi Kumar didn’t step in.

John Abraham is Upset with His good friend Akshay Kumar ?

Seems like all is not well in the friendship paradise of Desi Boys loisirs rencontres heillecourt John Abraham and enter site Akshay Kumar. Buzz has it that the Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran actor John Abraham is upset with his good friend Akshay Kumar for not helping him out in his legal battle with producer Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment over financial irregularities and her inability to make payments on time to complete the film.

This is no news that John’s film Parmanu was in the making for the longest time because of the legal troubles and even got its release date postponed multiple times. It is learned that it was on Akshay’s insistence that John Abraham shook hands with Prernaa Arora for this project as the producer has already teamed up with Akshay in films like Rustom, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Padman. It is rumored that when all the trouble started John reached out to Akshay seeking help but Khiladi Kumar didn’t step in.

Looking at Akshay’s relationship with both John and Prernaa, it seems that he felt it better to stay out of it but now John doesn’t refrain from voicing out that he feels betrayed by his friend.

Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran narrates the story of unsung heroes who made India a nuclear superpower. Alongside John, the movie also features Diana Penty. Currently, the movie is fighting at the box-office with Alia Bhatt’s Raazi and is doing good. The movie garnered over Rs. 20 Cr in just the opening weekend of the film

Rowdy Rathore 2 script is Ready, confirms co-producer Shabina Khan

The script of the much-awaited sequel to Bollywood star Akshay Kumar-starrer “Rowdy Rathore” is ready. It just needs to be approved by filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali who is co-producing the film, says Shabina Khan. There have been talks about the sequel to the action-comedy film since it became a blockbuster in 2012.

Sharing its progress, Khan told IANS here: “It is ready. The writing took some time from Mr. Vijayendra Prasad. Now we are ready.Mr. Bhansali and I co-produce. I am just waiting for him to approve the script and then we will move on.”

While “Rowdy Rathore 2” is yet to begin rolling, she is set to debut as a producer on the small screen with “Zindagi Ke Crossroads”, which will premiere on Sony Entertainment Television on June 6.

follow “It took two years. It is a very difficult show,” she said.

“Zindagi Ke Crossroads”, to be hosted by actor Ram Kapoor, will present a new narrative every episode. The crossroads faced by the protagonists will be open for discussion to a set of studio audience.

Produced by Khan, the concept, story and screenplay have been developed by Mahadev, who has been an integral part of Vijayendra Prasad’s team. As a producer, Khan has backed three films, including “Rowdy Rathore”. It’s been 25 years, since she started doing costume designing.

“I will (do more TV shows) but I will do things which… my funda in life is that I want to do things which I will enjoy watching too. Even while making ‘Rowdy…’, my first film, I thought that I would have given Rs 500 to buy a ticket to watch that film,” she added.

(With IANS Inputs)

CONFIRMED : Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal and Suniel Shetty to Reunite for Hera Pheri 3

The terrific trio of Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty and Paresh Rawal is coming back with Hera Pheri 3.

As reported by Mumbai Mirror, the project was locked in last month after the three actors gave their dates for the film. Confirming the news, director Indra Kumar took to his Twitter and said, “This is going to be a fun project with a stellar star cast @akshaykumar @SunielVShetty @SirPareshRawal Looking forward to #HeraPheri3”

The first film of the franchise released in 2000 and was directed by Priyadarshan. However, this time director Indra Kumar will helm the film. Hera Pheri became a success at the box office a tremendous word of mouth working in its favor.

It won’t be wrong to call it a commercially successful film. In 2006, Phir Hera Pheri released which failed to create the same charm and was a flop, critically and commercially.

The third installment of the franchise will be shot in a start-to-finish schedule between December 2018 and February 2019 and will release in the second half of next year.

Aren’t you excited for the trio to hit the screens together again?

John Abraham supports Akshay Kumar on Rustom’s Auction Controversy

Popular Bollywood actor John Abraham, who will be seen donning army uniform in his upcoming film ‘Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran’, says he stands by his actor friend Akshay Kumar’s decision to auction the naval costume he had worn in Rustom.

For those who are unaware, Akshay and his wife Twinkle have been served legal notice and are accused of “playing with the sentiments” of the armed forces by putting up for auction a naval costume from his film Rustom.

“I am not going to be politically correct but I stand by him,” John told reporters. The director of Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran Abhishek Sharma said Col Brijmohan Sharma helped the team with the research for the film.

“Col Brijmohan Sharma was on board, he is retired now. He was in charge of the orientation test. He made sure everything from the army camp to the uniform and behaviour was taken care of,” Abhishek said.

“He did not care if someone was actor or not, he would just pull us up, saying, what is this? He was clear he wanted things to look clear,” John added.

The 45-year-old actor-producer decided to go solo with Parmanu… after his production house John Abraham Entertainment terminated partnership with Kriarj Entertainment over material breaches and bad reputation.

(With inputs from PTI)

Akshay Kumar Defends wife Twinkle Khanna over Uniform Auction Controversy

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has opened up on the controversy surrounding the auction of the naval uniform that has been used in his film ‘Rustom’ saying that he supports his wife. The actor added that the auction supports a good cause and he has not done anything wrong.

Akshay, who was present as the brand ambassador of New India Conclave on Tuesday evening, said this when he was asked to comment on the ongoing controversy. The National Award winning actor said: “I support my wife on that matter. I and my wife are doing some work with good intention for a good cause. That was a costume that I used in the film. It is going for (for auction) a good cause. I do not think we have done anything wrong.”

“If anyone finds it wrong then it is okay. I cannot do anything on that,” he added. Akshay replied to the question raised by the media in the presence of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

On April 26, Akshay tweeted “Hi all, I’m thrilled to announce that you can bid to win the actual naval officer uniform I wore in Rustom! Auction’s proceeds will support the cause of animal rescue and welfare. Place your bid at !”

The controversy started when a person took to Facebook to express his opinion on why the ‘auction of a naval officer’s uniform’ is wrong. That was further tweeted to Akshay’s wife Twinkle Khanna.

Responding to that, Twinkle said: “As a society, do we really think it’s all right to threaten a woman with bodily harm for trying to raise funds for a charity by auctioning a uniform used in a movie, a piece of film memorabilia? I will not retaliate with violent threats but by taking legal action!”

The troller had said: “You touch our honour and we will give you a bloody nose.”

(With IANS Inputs)