From Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas having their first child to postponing Mission Impossible 7, here’s the buzz from the entertainment world
While we are all sitting at home back to the pavilion ever since the new Covid-19 variant has been out, there’s been lots of new stuff that’s going around in the world of entertainment. What’s even worse about feeling this way is that we’re going through the same thing for the third year in a row, and that’s pretty much how we all are feeling about this year as well. And when there’s nothing new and latest in our lives, there’s a lot that has been happening in the world of entertainment, well maybe some exciting lies ahead for us in the near future, but for now let’s have a look at what some of our celebrities have been upto!
Catch up on this latest round of news from the world of entertainment!
TV actress Mansi Srivastava marries photographer Kapil Tejwani
TV actress Mansi Srivastava tied the knot with photographer Kapil Tejwani on Saturday night in Mumbai. The wedding ceremony, which was attended by family and close friends, also had Mansi’s former co-stars Surbhi Chandna, Shrenu Parikh, Dheeraj Dhoopar, Nehalaxmi Iyer and Kunal Jaisingh in attendance. Mansi and Kapil have been in a relationship since 2019.
Aditya Narayan and Shweta expecting first baby
Singer Aditya Narayan and his wife and actress Shweta Agarwal took to Instagram on Monday to share that they are expecting their first baby. The couple shared a photo of them with Shweta revealing her baby bump. Aditya wrote, “Shweta and I feel grateful and blessed to share that we are welcoming our first child soon.”
South Indian actor Jayaram Subramaniam tests positive for COVID-19
South Indian actor Jayaram Subramaniam took to Instagram and has said that he tested positive for COVID-19. “This is a reminder that the virus is still among us. I urge those who have been in close contact with me to isolate themselves,” he said. “I have started my treatment for the same,” Jayaram added.
Nick remembers son Zen a month after his death, says ‘We miss you’
Television host and actor Nick Cannon took to Instagram and wrote that he still misses his five-month-old son, Zen, who passed away a month ago. Nick posted a picture of himself with his five children and captioned it, “Still missing my little dude…His spirit and brightness were soo strong.” “We all miss you, young king! Forever our Angel,” he added.
Kareena celebrates 21 years of ‘Dupatta Mera’
Kareena Kapoor took to her Instagram Stories to share a video posted by fashion designer Manish Malhotra to celebrate 21 years of song ‘Dupatta Mera’ from her movie ‘Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai’. “One of my most favourite songs,” she wrote. Manish, in his post, shared that it was their first collaboration and added, “The costumes took the world by storm.”
Vicky Kaushal to begin shooting for ‘Sam Bahadur’ in March
Actor Vicky Kaushal will reportedly start shooting for his film ‘Sam Bahadur’ from March. The film, directed by Meghna Gulzar, is based on the life of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. It will also feature Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra, who will portray former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and Sam Manekshaw’s wife Silloo, respectively.
Shilpa shares throwback picture from school, pushes for ‘right to education’
While wishing everyone on World Education Day, actress Shilpa Shetty posted picture of herself and her friends in school uniform and said her heart goes out to all children who have been affected by pandemic. “This World Education Day, let’s come together to ensure…kids from all walks of life can exercise right to education without compromising on safety,” she added.
South Korean actors Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon get married
South Korean actors Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon tied the knot on Sunday in a private ceremony in Seoul. SALT Entertainment, the talent agency representing the two, shared pictures of the couple on their Instagram page. Park Shin-hye is known for starring in popular television dramas like ‘You’re Beautiful’, ‘The Heirs’ and ‘Pinocchio’.
Vicky & Sara Ali wrap up Laxman Utekar’s untitled film in Indore
Taking to Instagram, actor Sharib Hashmi said that shooting for Vicky Kaushal and Sara Ali Khan’s upcoming film, directed by Laxman Utekar, has been completed. “Made beautiful memories on the sets of this beautiful (yet untitled) film with a dream team…Thank you [to]…the entire team of this film who made this journey so smooth,” Sharib captioned his post.
Meat Loaf’s daughter pays tribute to late singer, says ‘We got you’
American singer-actor Meat Loaf’s daughter Pearl Aday paid tribute to her father, who passed away aged 74. Taking to Instagram, she posted a picture of her hugging her father from behind and captioned it, “I love you always, no matter what…We got you. Forever.” He worked in over 65 movies, including Brad Pitt and Edward Norton-starrer ‘Fight Club’.
Shraddha Kapoor officiates her makeup artist’s wedding
Actress Shraddha Kapoor officiated the wedding of her makeup artist and friend Shraddha Naik. “From getting introduced in a professional set up 12 years back to becoming friends then best friends to you being the officiator of my wedding…We’ve come a long way!” Naik wrote on Instagram. “Thank you for this honour of being your officiator and bridesmaid,” Shraddha replied.
YouTuber CarryMinati makes acting debut with ‘Me Boss & Lockdown’
YouTuber CarryMinati aka Ajey Nagar has made his acting debut with web TV series ‘Me Boss & Lockdown’. Director Saumitra Singh said they shot the show in just 10 days, that too only during the night. On CarryMinati, Saumitra said, “He is really good. He was calm, supportive and creative on the sets.”
Johnny Depp to play French King Louis XV in next film
‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star Johnny Depp has signed his next film project where he will play French King Louis XV, a media report said. The untitled film will be produced by French director and actor Maiwenn. The shooting will take place for three months on locations across French landmarks, mainly at the Versailles Palace.
Release of ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ postponed due to COVID-19
Makers of ‘Mission: Impossible’ have postponed the release of the seventh and eighth instalments of the franchise to 2023 and 2024, respectively, due to COVID-19. A media report said ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ will release in US on July 14, 2023, instead of September 30, 2022, while ‘Mission: Impossible 8’ will release on June 28, 2024, instead of July 7, 2023.
3 films made by Puneeth Rajkumar’s company to release online
Three films made by late actor Puneeth Rajkumar’s PRK Productions are set to have their world premiere on an OTT platform. The films are ‘Man of the Match’, ‘One Cut Two Cut’ and ‘Family Pack’. “It now remains our endeavour to carry his legacy forward,” said Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar, Producer, PRK Productions.
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas welcome their first child via surrogacy
Actress Priyanka Chopra and her husband, singer Nick Jonas took to social media to share that they’ve welcomed their first child via surrogacy. “We are overjoyed to confirm that we have welcomed a baby via surrogate. We respectfully ask for privacy during this special time as we focus on our family,” a statement read. The couple got married in 2018.
Big B shares throwback pic of him fighting a real tiger for film ‘Khoon Pasina’
Amitabh Bachchan took to Instagram to share a throwback picture of him fighting a real tiger for film ‘Khoon Pasina’. He made the post on the occasion of the film completing 45 years. He further revealed that the picture was taken at Chandivali Studios in Mumbai and added that he was waiting for news of Abhishek’s birth at the time.
Suriya’s ‘Jai Bhim’ among 276 films eligible for Best Picture at Oscars
Suriya’s film ‘Jai Bhim’ is among the 276 films that are eligible for Best Picture nomination at the 94th Academy Awards. Mohanlal’s ‘Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham’ has also found a place in the long list. The voting for the nominations will begin on January 27 and conclude on February 1. The 94th Academy Awards will be held on March 27.
David Warner recreates Allu Arjun’s moves from ‘Pushpa’ song
Australian cricketer David Warner on Friday shared a video of him recreating Allu Arjun’s steps from ‘Srivalli’, a song from the actor’s recent film ‘Pushpa: The Rise’. “‘Pushpa’ what’s next??” he captioned the post. Allu Arjun responded to the video by posting several laughing, thumbs up, and fire emojis in the comments section.
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