Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Do you know how Varun Dhawan's film Badlapur got its title?

Sriram Raghavan's Badlapur a dark thriller, produced by Dinesh Vijan of Maddock films created a whole lot of curiosity around its title .Why the movie is named Badlapur, well apparently the story behind its title, is rather interesting.

The film which is largely based on revenge - "Badla. It’s about a man Raghu played by Varun Dhawan who sets out to take revenge after being wronged and undergoes a transition during the course of the story, leading to `badlav' (change)."

And those familiar with Mumbai are aware that there is a station named Badlapur on the Central Railway. It's heard that, Badlapur used to be one of the stations where the trains would change tracks. This aspect has massive role to play in the film as the station features in the backdrop when the movie plot undergoes a change.

Badlapur, presented by Eros International and Maddock Films, is all set to release on 20th Feb.

Read Badlapur review here!

Friday, February 13, 2015

Evelyn Sharma Impresses Mithoon Da with her dancing

Evelyn Sharma who will be seen in Ishqedariyan opposite Mahaakshay Chakraborty earned herself "kya baat - kya baat" from none other than Grand Master Mithoon Da...

Note: Remember Mimoh aka Mahaakshay, Mithun Chakraborty and Yogita Bali's son, debuted in Bollywood with Jimmy in 2008 and was last seen in multi-starer Enemmy - Law and Disorder?

Evelyn who has been learning kathak for a while now has taken dancing rather seriously.

On the sets of the film Evelyn broke into an impromptu jiggy.

Mithoon Da who was visiting the sets same day couldn't help but notice the style and poise that Evelyn had in her dance.

Post the small 2 minute performance he gave her the signature applaud in his style from the popular show Dance India Dance.

Evelyn who was so thrilled by this says, "to receive a gesture of appreciation from Mithoon Da was so over whelming...

I can proudly say my efforts and hrs of practicing has finally paid off !"

We would love to see Evelyn Sharma perform on silver screen someday. What say dear readers - Yes / No?

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Kamal Haasan's Tamil Drama 'Uttama Villain' to release on April 2, 2015

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil drama "Uttama Villain" will hit the theatres April 2. Eros International has bagged the theatrical rights of the film along with its Telugu dubbed version.

"We are extremely proud to associate with Eros, the most powerful and successful name in contemporary Indian cinema to co-produce our prestigious 'Uttama Villain', starring Kamal Haasan. It will be released worldwide April 2," producer N. Lingusamy said in a statement.

Produced by Thirupathi Brothers, "Uttama Villain", which is directed by actor Ramesh Aravind, features Haasan in dual roles that of an eighth century artist and a modern-day superstar.

The film also features Andrea Jeremiah, Pooja Kumar, Parvathy Menon, Parvathy Nair, Urvashi, Jayaraman, M.S Bhaskar, K. Balachander and K. Vishwanath.

Eros will also release Thirupathi Brothers-produced Tamil comedy "Rajini Murugan" in May.

All the best Kamal Haasan & 'Uttama Villain' team.

Kamal Haasan to feature in 'PK' Tamil remake?

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan is likely to play the lead in the Tamil remake of Hindi blockbuster "P.K.", if sources are to believed.

The yet-untitled remake will be produced by Gemini Film Circuit, which had earlier remade Rajkumar Hirani's "Munnabhai M.B.B.S." and "3 Idiots" as "Vasool Raja M.B.B.S." and "Nanban", respectively.

"Gemini Film Circuit has acquired the film's remake rights and Kamal Haasan is expected to play the lead. Gemini had already remade two of Hirani's films and they were really impressed with 'PK' too," a source close to the production house told IANS.

Haasan is yet to take a call on the director for the project, while the rest of the cast will be finalised soon.

"Kamal sir will choose the director of his choice. He might even direct it," said the source.

"PK", which was produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and starred Aamir Khan, turned out to be biggest grossing Indian film.

Meanwhile, Kamal Haasan is currently the release of his Tamil films "Uttama Villain" and "Papanasam".

What do you think will Kamal Haasan justify as PK?

Jacqueline Fernandez Treats Herself to Some Valentine’s Day Goodies!

The gorgeous Jacqueline Fernandez recently unveiled the season of love with the launch of Body Shop’s new store at Palladium Mall, Mumbai. The beauty, who was seen having a good time at the event said, “Valentine’s Day is approaching and millions across the world will look to present their loved ones with candy, flowers and chocolates.

But I plan to do something different. I am here to launch this store and enjoy the wonderful treats the store has to offer. This is perfect for all my Valentine’s Day shopping.”

The new Body Shop store is actually a beautiful boutique which is situated on the ground floor of the mall’s courtyard. It has been launched just before Valentine’s Day with an exclusive range of skincare and hair care products.

                Happy Valentine’s Day