The week has started off with a bang and we have yet another wedding in the industry! Here’s the latest buzz from the entertainment world
While most of us were just getting over the whole fear that was revolving around the new COVID-19 variant, we have yet another wedding that took place in Bollywood and we couldn’t be happier. Weren’t we all waiting to hear some good news ever since we started off 2022? Although, 2022 did not have the start we were looking forward to we did get to hear some good news and the best news for us shaadis. After all, who doesn’t like a bit of dance, drama and lots of love and good food around them? From Mouni Roy getting married to Suraj Nambiar to Jason Momoa starring in Fast & Furious 10, here’s the latest bunch of happenings from the world of entertainment.
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TV actress Tejasswi Prakash wins ‘Bigg Boss 15’, takes home ₹40 lakh
TV actress Tejasswi Prakash has been declared the winner of the reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss 15’ on Sunday after defeating Pratik Sehajpal. She was awarded the Bigg Boss trophy along with prize money of ₹40 lakh. Apart from these two, Karan Kundrra, Shamita Shetty, and Nishant Bhat made the top 5 contestants of the show.
Salman meets Hollywood star John Travolta, says ‘My name is Salman Khan.’
A video of actor Salman Khan meeting Hollywood star John Travolta at an awards show in Saudi Arabia went viral. In the video, Salman can be heard praising Travolta for his “amazing” performances. Salman also introduces himself to Travolta, saying, “I work in the Indian film industry. My name is Salman Khan.” Travolta has worked in films like ‘Pulp Fiction’
Actors Tom Holland and Zendaya buy a ₹30 crore house in UK
Actor Tom Holland and his actress-girlfriend Zendaya have purchased a £3 million (over ₹30 crore) six-bedroom house in the UK, Mirror Online reported. The 25-year-old actors’ house in Richmond, South West London will include a gym, cinema and a man cave. While Tom Holland owns a three-bedroom flat in London, Zendaya has a £3 million home in Los Angeles.
Akshay to start shooting for ‘Gorkha’ in 2nd half of 2022
Director Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan’s ‘Gorkha’, starring Akshay Kumar, will go on floors in the second half of 2022, producer Aanand L Rai has confirmed. The film is based on the life of Major General Ian Cardozo. “Honoured to essay the role of an icon,” Akshay had said while announcing the film in October 2021.
Actress Mouni Roy shares pictures from her wedding ceremonies
Actress Mouni Roy, who got married to entrepreneur Suraj Nambiar in Goa on Thursday, took to social media on Sunday to share pictures from their sangeet ceremony. She captioned one of the pictures, “Dancing to the beat [of] my heart.” Mouni wore a golden lehenga made by designer Falguni Shane Peacock along with emerald and uncut diamond jewellery.
Amitabh Bachchan shares pic in robe, says ‘Guess whose hand is it’
Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday shared a cropped black and white picture wearing what appears to be a short robe by a pool. A hand can be seen pulling the robe’s belt. Amitabh wrote in the caption, “Guess whose hand is it?” The picture is from the sets of 1984 movie ‘Inquilaab’ and the original picture shows Sridevi pulling the belt.
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ franchise to end with 3rd film
Guardians of the Galaxy’ director James Gunn has said the upcoming third edition of the film will be its last. “This is the end for us, the last time people will see this team of Guardians,” he said. “I just want to be true to the characters, the story and give people the wrap-up that they deserve,” he added.
Lata Mangeshkar’s health has ‘marginally improved’, says doctor
Veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar’s health has “marginally improved”, Dr Pratit Samdani, who’s treating her at Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital, said on Saturday. Her ventilator support was removed two days ago, however, she will remain under observation in the ICU, he added. The 92-year-old singer was admitted to the hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19.
Allu Arjun returns home after 16 days, shares pic of daughter welcoming him
Actor Allu Arjun took to Instagram on Saturday to share how his daughter Arha welcomed him after he returned home from Dubai. His daughter wrote ‘welcome nana’ with flowers on the floor. “Sweetest welcome after 16 days abroad,” he captioned the picture. The actor, who was recently seen in ‘Pushpa: The Rise’, was reportedly shooting for a film in Dubai.
Moose calls Raqesh ‘bad actor’ after he confronts Tejasswi on Bigg Boss 15
Moose Jattana called Raqesh Bapat a “bad actor” after he confronted ‘Bigg Boss 15’ contestant Tejasswi Prakash for suggesting that Shamita Shetty was trying to get close to Karan Kundrra. “Raqesh is not only a fool but also a bad actor,” Moose wrote on Instagram. Moose was seen as a contestant on ‘Bigg Boss OTT’ alongside Raqesh and Shamita.
Farhan Akhtar to portray astronaut Rakesh Sharma in latter’s biopic
Farhan Akhtar will reportedly portray Rakesh Sharma in an upcoming film based on the life of the astronaut. Producer Siddharth Roy Kapur, in a recent interview, was asked to comment on the status of the project and he responded, “I will announce it the day we start shooting.” The biopic will reportedly be directed by Mahesh Mathai.
Salman’s song ‘Dance With Me’ out, video shows him dancing with SRK, Aamir
Salman Khan on Saturday released the music video of his new single ‘Dance With Me’ on his official YouTube channel. The musical video montage shows the actor dancing with Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Akshay Kumar and several other celebrities on different occasions and events. In the video, Salman is also seen dancing with his family members.
Actress Lana Condor gets engaged to longtime boyfriend Anthony De La Torre, shares pics
Actress Lana Condor, who has worked in films like ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ and Netflix’s romantic-comedy series of films ‘To All the Boys’, got engaged to her longtime boyfriend, musician Anthony De La Torre. Sharing pictures on Instagram, she wrote, “I consider myself the absolute luckiest woman alive…Aside from my father, without a doubt, you are the greatest man in the world.”
Puneeth performed all stunts himself in ‘James’: Action director
Late actor Puneeth Rajkumar performed all stunts on his own in his last film ‘James’, his action director Ravi Varma has revealed. “It’ll be an unforgettable experience on the big screen,” Varma said while replying to a tweet. A report said Puneeth had completed the entire shooting of the film before his sudden demise except for one action sequence.
Boney shares old pic with Waheeda, Kumar Gaurav from Ritu Nanda’s wedding
Producer Boney Kapoor took to Instagram to share a childhood picture of him posing with Waheeda Rehman, Kumar Gaurav and Dilip Dhawan. Sharing the picture, Boney revealed that it was clicked at Raj Kapoor’s daughter Ritu Nanda’s wedding reception in 1969. “Standing next to [Waheeda] in black suit is me, next is Dilip, next to him is Gaurav,” he wrote.
Jason Momoa joins Vin Diesel in ‘Fast & Furious 10’
Jason Momoa has signed on to star in ‘Fast & Furious 10’, the upcoming instalment in the ‘Fast & Furious’ franchise. The actor will reportedly play the role of an antagonist in the forthcoming project. Jason will be seen sharing screen space with Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson and Ludacris. The film is expected to release in May 2023.
‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ actor Vachik dies of COVID complications
Vachik Mangassarian, known for his roles in ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ and ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’, has passed away at the age of 78. His representatives at McCaffrey Talent Management told Deadline that he died of complications from COVID-19. Vachik also appeared in the shows ‘Intelligence’, ‘The Mentalist’ and ‘NYPD Blue’.
Hope you’re all caught up with all that’s happening around the globe in the entertainment sector!