E: Roundup is here once again to tell you about all the trending news from the world of entertainment!
Between celebrations of Raksha Bandhan and Independence Day, our E: Roundup is here to update you on everything you missed out on this week! Starting with Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover who are expecting their first child. Millie Bobby Brown shares the first few stills from Enola Holmes 2. Hrithik Roshan’s Krrish 4 is currently in its pre-production stages. Vidya Balan’s iconic film ‘The Dirty Picture’ to get a sequel. Janhvi Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan will be seen as co-stars soon and Netflix finally dropped the trailer of the feisty second season of Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives. Read all about this in detail and more in this E: Roundup!
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Here’s what happened over the week!
Janhvi Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan turn co-stars for the first time
Taking to their Instagram, Both Sara Ali Khan and Janhvi Kapoor announced that they will soon be sharing screen space. After an overwhelming response for their Koffee with Karan episode, the audience has felt super relatable to their friendship, and even though not much has been revealed about what they have shot together, it’ll definitely be a refreshing pair to watch on-screen.
Enola Holmes 2 first look unveiled
Enola Holmes 2 starring Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, Louis Partridge, and Helena Bonham Carter has revealed its first few looks from the much-awaited sequel. Directed by Harry Bradbeer, Enola Holmes’ sequel will focus on Eudora‘s disappearance since she is still somewhere out there. Sherlock Holmes and his sister will continue tugging at loose ends until something comes into being.
Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif confirm Tiger 3 release date
On Independence Day, taking to their Instagram, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif announced the release date of Tiger 3. Fans already seem super excited as the film will be released on April 21, 2023, which is Eid next year. This is produced by YRF and directed by Maneesh Sharma.
Kenya Barris to direct Wizard of Oz remake
Wizard of Oz, the iconic 1939 musical movie is set to be remade. The film will be written and directed by Kenya Barris. Without taking away from the main essence of the story, Kenya Barris is looking forward to reimagining the story in his own way and giving a new angle to Dorothy and the land of Oz. Not many details are revealed about the script but it looks like it could be set in present time.
Ishaan Khatter’s Pippa to release in December this year
Director Raja Menon’s ‘Pippa’, starring Ishaan Khatter, Mrunal Thakur, and Priyanshu Painyuli, will release in theaters on December 2. The upcoming film will feature Ishaan as retired Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta, who fought against Pakistan in 1971’s Battle of Garibpur.
Netflix releases the trailer for the second season of Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives
The reality show based on four of the famous Bollywood wives, Maheep Kapoor, Seema Khan, Bhavana Panday, and Neelam Kothari is back with an even juicier season 2. With lots of drama and raw conversations on camera, the show is set to release on Netflix on September 2.
Karthik Aaryan to begin shooting for his next film, Satya Prem Ki Katha
Kartik Aaryan will begin filming for his upcoming film ‘SatyaPrem Ki Katha’ in Gujarat next month. The shooting will take place in Ahmedabad and its outskirts. The film also features Kartik’s ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2’ co-star Kiara Advani. ‘SatyaPrem Ki Katha’ will be directed by Sameer Vidwans.
John Abraham announces his next film ‘Tariq’
On the 75th Independence Day, John Abraham announced his next film, ‘Tariq’. The film will be released on Independence Day next year. Sharing the news, John wrote, “Time to celebrate the freedom to tell good stories.”
Johnny Depp turns director for his next film
Johnny Depp will be directing Italian painter Amedeo Modigliani’s biopic, which reportedly will be co-produced by Al Pacino. The film will be his first direction in 25 years after ‘The Brave’ (1997). The actor said he is incredibly honored, and humbled to bring Modigliani’s story on screen.
Siddharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani to reunite for a rom-com
Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani will reportedly reunite for a film after ‘Shershaah’. The film is titled ‘Adal Badal’ and will be produced by Sunir Kheterpal. The movie is set to be a rom-com and the fans are looking forward to seeing the pair on-screen again.
Bipasha Basu expecting her first child with her husband, Karan Singh Grover
Bipasha Basu announced on her social media that she is expecting her first child with Karan Singh Grover. Sharing pictures, she wrote, “A new time, a new phase, a new light adds another unique shade to our prism of life.” A creation manifested by our love, our baby will join us soon and add to our glee”
Vidya Balan’s ‘The Dirty Picture’ to get a sequel
Producer Ekta Kapoor is planning a sequel to the iconic film ‘The Dirty Picture’. The sequel of the film, which originally featured actress Vidya Balan as Silk Smitha, is expected to have a completely different plotline with different actors. The makers are reportedly considering Kriti Sanon and Taapsee Pannu for the movie.
Krrish 4 to introduce new characters
Hrithik Roshan‘s ‘Krrish 4’ will reportedly introduce new characters along with some new action sequences. Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan is developing the script and the film is currently in its pre-production stages. The new film will continue from where the third part of the superhero franchise ended.
Kapil Sharma’s upcoming movie to have its world premiere at TIFF 2022
Sharing the first look of his film Zwigato, Kapil Sharma announced that it will have its world premiere at the 47th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September. He is playing the role of a famous food delivery partner and the movie will be screened in the Contemporary World Cinema section. Zwigato set in Bhubaneswar is directed by Nandita Das.
Well, that wraps up this week’s E: Roundup, hope you enjoyed all the updates as much as we did while curating it for you!
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