This weekly entertainment roundup will bring you up to speed

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This weekly entertainment roundup will bring you up to speed


This entertainment roundup will let you in on all that is happening around the entertainment industry.

This entertainment roundup will not only keep you in the know of what all is happening in the Indian entertainment industry but also globally. During such trying times when we are fed up with reading or watching the same kind of news, our saturation level is extremely high and this roundup will act as a savior.

Check out this space of entertainment roundup to catch up with your entertainment dose!

India

Anushka and Virat start a fundraiser for COVID-19 relief

Actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli have started a fundraiser for COVID-19 relief. They shared the details of this on Twitter.

Anupam Kher bags Best Actor award at New York City International Film Fest

Actor Anupam Kher won the Best Actor award for the short film 'Happy Birthday' at the New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF). The film directed by Prasad Kadam, also bagged the Best Short Film award at the film festival.

Sonu Sood shares SOS text for bed that he received on WhatsApp on Twitter

Actor-philanthropist Sonu Sood took to Twitter to share an SOS text for an ICU bed that he received on WhatsApp. Along with the screenshot of the chat, Sonu wrote, "Wish I had a magic wand!" and with his foundation, he did make it come true.

Sunny Leone and PETA India to donate 10,000 meals to Delhi migrant workers

Sunny Leone has joined hands with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to donate 10,000 meals to migrant workers in Delhi. They will donate protein-packed vegan meals which will consist of dal and rice.



Goa govt. cancels permission for film, TV shoots amidst the COVID-19 surge

The Goa government on Thursday canceled all the permissions granted for the shooting of films and television serials due to the rising COVID-19 cases in the state. 

Lucky Ali posts message after rumors of his death

After rumors of his death due to COVID-19 went viral on social media, singer Lucky Ali said, "I'm alive and well and resting in peace at home haha. Hope you all are staying in and staying safe. May God protect us all during this devastating time.

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Farhan Akhtar postpones 'Toofaan' release due to COVID-19 pandemic

Farhan Akhtar has shared a statement informing that the release of his upcoming film 'Toofaan' has been delayed due to the surge in COVID-19 cases in the country. The sports-drama film was supposed to stream on Amazon Prime Video from May 21.

Global

Jennifer Aniston and James Mcavoy ask their fans to help donate in India during this Covid-19 wave

Actress Jennifer Aniston posted details on her Instagram stories about how people can help India during this time of need. She asked her followers to donate or just help spread the word about aid campaigns. While actor James Mcavoy posted a video asking his followers to help as well.

John David Washington to star in Gareth Edwards' 'True Love'

Actor John David Washington, who was recently seen in Christopher Nolan's 'Tenet', has been roped in for an upcoming sci-fi film, 'True Love'. It'll be directed by Gareth Edwards, the filmmaker behind projects like 'Rogue One', 'Godzilla' and 'Monsters'.



GoT prequel 'House of the Dragon' shares official first-look pics

The first official pictures from the sets of 'House of the Dragon', the prequel to 'Game of Thrones', have been released by the makers. The stills feature Emma D'Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen, Olivia Cooke as Alicent Hightower, and Rhys Ifans as Otto Hightower. It's based on George RR Martin's 'Fire & Blood'.

Actor Will Smith shares video and picture and says 'I'm in the worst shape of my life.'

Hollywood actor Will Smith shared a video and picture on Instagram saying he is in the worst shape of his life and it all happened because of the pandemic but soon he will get into the best shape of his life.

'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' to release on July 8, 2022

Marvel in a video titled 'Marvel Studios Celebrates the Movies' revealed the official title and release date of the 'Black Panther' sequel. The sequel to the film starring the late Chadwick Boseman is titled 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' and is set to be released on July 8, 2022.

Hope this entertainment roundup offers you a breath of fresh air.

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