This roundup of news on the entertainment industry will inform you all that you need to know that is happening in and around the whole industry.
This a roundup of entertainment news in shorts is so that you get all caught with the news and doesn’t take too much of your time as well. In these dire times, take a little breather with this roundup of news and also know what all the celebrities are doing to help in covid-relief.
Actors helping out in their own way during the country’s Covid-19 crisis
Amitabh Bachchan steps up for the country amid COVID-19 crisis
Actor Amitabh Bachchan has contributed ₹2 crores for the COVID-19 care facility at Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib in Delhi, said Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee chief Manjinder Singh Sirsa. He also shared a video on social media on Sunday in which he can be seen urging people across the world to help India in its fight against COVID-19.
Abhishek Bachchan also asks his followers to donate for Covid-19 relief
Actor Abhishek Bachchan took to Twitter and urged his fans to donate to a fundraiser to help fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rohit Shetty donates 250 hospital beds to COVID-19 care centre in Delhi
Filmmaker Rohit Shetty recently donated 250 hospital beds to Guru Teg Bahadur COVID Care Centre in Delhi amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Anushka and Virat raise ₹3.6 crores for the Covid-19 relief fund in a day and paid tribute to frontline workers
A day after Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli announced a fundraiser #InThisTogether to help those affected by Covid-19, the actress informed they have raised ₹3.6 crores. In a video shared by Anushka Sharma, they paid tribute and thanked the frontline workers who have been working day and night in this crisis.
Indian Industry News
SRK and Sanjay Leela Bhansali to reunite after 20 yrs for ‘Izhaar’
Actor Shah Rukh Khan will reportedly reunite with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali after 20 years for his upcoming film titled ‘Izhaar’. The film is based on the real-life story of a man who cycled all the way to Norway for love. Bhansali wanted to do this film with Shah Rukh around four years ago.
Vijay Deverakonda to star with Katrina in bilingual venture
Actor Vijay Deverakonda will reportedly share screen space with actress Katrina Kaif in an upcoming Hindi-Telugu film, which will receive a Pan India release in two or more languages at the same time. Vijay and Katrina will be starring together for the first time.
Siddharth says he’s being called ‘South ka Swara’, actress responds
Taking to Twitter, ‘Rang De Basanti’ actor Siddharth said that the “Hindi speaking junta” is calling him “South Ka Swara Bhasker.” “Just to clarify, I would happily be Swara from anywhere or anytime. She’s awesome and a cutie,” he added. Reacting to his tweet, the actress wrote, “You are India ka Siddharth and we are so thankful for you.”
Global Industry News
Jim Carrey gifts $40,000 car to ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ crew member
Hollywood actor Jim Carrey has gifted a new car to a crew member of his upcoming film ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’, Variety reported. The actor reportedly held a raffle to commend the crew behind the movie for its hard work and its prize was a Chevy Blazer RS, a vehicle that is worth $40,000.
Jason Lewis confirms he won’t return in ‘Sex and the City’ reboot
Actor Jason Lewis, who played Samantha Jones’ boyfriend Smith Jerrod in the series ‘Sex and the City’, has confirmed that he will not feature in the show’s upcoming reboot. When asked if he had been approached to return, he told Daily Front Row, “I have not…As much as I appreciate the flattery, the conversation is about the girls.”
Musk says he has Asperger’s syndrome in Saturday Night Live monologue
Tesla and SpaceX’s billionaire CEO Elon Musk hosted the Saturday Night Live (SNL) show and during his monologue, he said, “I’m actually making history as the first person with Asperger’s to host SNL.”
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