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Rani Mukherji and Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Rani Mukherji will team up for Heera Mandi

Rani Mukherji and Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali will team up again with Rani Mukherji for Heera mandi

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is back again and this time he is all set to bang with an extremely different topic film. The name of his new film is Heera Mandi and the backdrop of the movie will be red light area in Lahore, Pakistan.

Sanjay reportedly was searching for the female lead role of the movie and was not finding one. As a result the project did not take off. Finally we have learnt that Rani Mukherji will be playing the role of main heroine of the film. It is understood that Sanjay has a complete faith in the ability of Rani and having a star as well as talented actress of Rani’s caliber in his film is indeed a positive thing for Bhansali camp. Both have worked together in film ‘Black’ in 2005 which also had Amitabh Bachchan with Rani. The film was critically acclaimed and had once again proved the metal of Sanjay as a director and Rani as an artist. In 2007 they teamed up again to make film ‘Saawariya’ which was a debut movie of Ranbir Kapoor.

The director was recently quoted saying that he is busy with Ram Leela, starring Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, and four other productions. He confirmed that once the work of Ram Leela is finished, he will focus on Heera mandi. If things go fine and everything happens as planned Rani will surely be seen in the film. Rani and Bhansali have worked together in the 2005 film, Black, and the 2007 film,


Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol will make comeback with Yamla Pagla Diwana2

Sunny Deol is currently in UK for the shooting of his upcoming film Yamla Pagla Diwana part 2.  The Yamla Pagla Deewana team is back again and this time they promise to be crazier than they were in part one of the movie. Dharmendra, Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol are coming up with the sequel to their 2011 released comedy Yamla Pagla Deewana which is currently being shot at various locations in UK.

Yamla-Pagla-Deewana-2 poster released

Funny poster of Yamla Pagla Dewaana sequel

The cast of the movie has seen some changes this time with some new faces added to the movie. These new comers are Neha Sharma and Kristina Akheeva. Old cast members include Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Johnny Lever and Sucheta Khanna. The film is directed by Sangeeth Sivan and written by Jasvinder Bath. The poster of the movie is recently launched and seems funnier than earlier one. A full movie review will be available soon.

Shah Rukh expresses himself on ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan gets emotional in an interview about Yash Chopra.

Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan recently in an interview shared his experiences about the Yash Raj Production house and the making of ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ which is to be released on 13th November – on a Diwali Day. Shah Rukh Khan got bit emotional and frank as well while speaking about Yash Raj Banners.

He said that he has done so many movies under the production house banner and it was just like a family working with. People also have appreciated the work they have done together. Most of the movies that Shah Rukh did with Yash Raj Chopra were super Duper hits. The list is so long that he himself can not select any particular movie as special one. Each of them is a special one. But As Yashji is no more now. Hence SRK is feeling more poignant about ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’. His recent movie is making big headlines in Bollywood News magazines these days.

“I don’t wish to capitalize on his death and wish the film now becomes a huge hit, I only wish he was here when the film releases.” An emotional SRK said.

“I had a lot of fun shooting this film. When I came out in the army uniform on the first day in Ladaakh, the army officers themselves commented that I look good in that get-up and the beard and all really suits my personality. It felt good. I have played that part very early in my career – Faujji, but that was a time when I didn’t even know in which direction I was headed.” He further added.

Shah Rukh is playing a romantic character in the movie after a long time. He meanwhile did various roles as action hero and super hero in sci-fi action flicks.

Jab Tak Hai Jaan

Shah Rukh Khan starer ‘Jab tak Hai Jaan’ to release on Diwali Day

After a long time Shah Rukh Khan is back on the silver screen with his fairy touch romantic flick ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan‘. Since long time his fans did not get to watch the movie of the genre that he specializes in. And that is Romance! This movie is exclusively shot in London and just like any other Yash Raj Film, it is purely based on love and romance. A. R. Rahman has composed the sweet music of the film.

The shooting was done in London showing the epic love story. Is it a love triangle? Let’s watch this Diwali when this movie will release. Fans will be eagerly waiting for the flick as Katrina Kaif will be featuring for the first time opposite Shah Rukh. The press releases of the movie were lately published by the production house. Hence the information about the film was available for the readers with some delay. It is learnt that Preity Zinta was also busy with her film titled ‘Ishk in Paris’ and the shooting of both the movies collided.

Indeed Shah Rukh Khan needs comeback hit after the average success of Ra.One. The movie was not critically acclaimed worldwide and that left him in some sort of disappointment. Hence he must have decided to make a comeback with a romantic film which is his forte.

After doing some item songs in Agnipath and Tees mar Khan Katrina Kaif is also looking to change her image and come back into the mainstream heroine movies. Lets see how the movie performs on box office.

Alia Bhatt in Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi remake

Veteran director of Bollywood – Mahesh Bhatt’s younger daughter Alia Bhatt is all set to star in the remake of super duper hit romantic love story of 90’s ‘Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi‘. Ranbir Kapoor is expected to star opposite her.

It was a wish of her elder sister Pooja Bhatt that the role to be given to Alia only as she will be suited most in this character of young girl of 18. According to Pooja only Alia will be fit to play this character in the remake of the flick. In the original movie Amir Khan was hero opposite Pooja Bhatt. The original movie was released in 1991 and Gulshan Kumar was a producer. Along with Pooja Bhatt in the lead female role and Amir as her hero, it also featured Anupam Kher in a special role of heroin’s father. It will be interesting to see if Bhatt camp turns towards Anupam Kher again to play the same roll.

Amir khans new looks in Dhoom 3 are dashing

Mr. Perfectionist Amir khan is recently spotted with the looks he is donning in his latest upcoming action flick Dhoom 3 in which he is flaunting a lean and clean features. It is not first time for the veteran actor to publicly come in front of media with the looks he is adopting in his upcoming movies. Lately while shooting for his movie Ghajini he had made several public appearances with the new beefed up hair style that soon became craze in the public. For his movie Mangal Pandey he sported log hair and for 3 idiots, he flaunted young college guy look. He always makes sure that everything is perfect for him when it comes to his on screen appearances.

It is a well known fact that Amir is playing a negative roll in the action thriller Dhoom 3 which is a sequel of Dhoom (2004) and Dhoom2(2006). Earlier John Abraham and Hrithik Roshan had played the rolls of villain in previous versions of the blockbuster movie. Katrina Kaif is reportedly been cast opposite Amir Khan in Dhoom 3.

Aditya Chopra’s home production Dhoom movies have stories of a grand theft, a super cop, super bikes, stunning stunts and above all – handsome villains.

While leading baddies continue to change with every sequel of the movie, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra continue to be the leading cast of the movie forming a pair of Jai and Ali.