QuickE: Aamir at MAMI Red Carpet, BTown on Aarushi Verdict & More

News from the 19th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival and more stories.

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Aamir Khan, Sharmila Tagore and Kiran Rao at MAMI film festival.

1. MAMI Red Carpet: Aamir Khan Leads the Celebs From the Front

Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao at MAMI.
Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao at MAMI.
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

The 19th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival kicked off on Thursday. Spearheaded by Kiran Rao, Vidhu Vinod and Anupama Chopra, the prestigious festival would screen some of the best films from around the world. And on the first day, it rained Bollywood on the MAMI red carpet. To see more pictures click here The Quint

2. Bollywood Reacts to the Aarushi Murder Verdict

Writer, filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj and director Meghna Gulzar have a personal connect with the Aarushi verdict which came out on 12 October. Both Vishal and Meghna believed that the Talwars were innocent and they attempted to bring up their point of view in their film Talvar. The film presents three contradictory accounts of the case, which variously portray the parents as guilty or innocent. To read more click here The Quint.

3. Is Manu Punjabi Making a Comeback to Bigg Boss?

Yes, that’s the buzz. According to media reports, last year’s Bigg Boss contestant Manu Punjabi is making a comeback to the reality show — but as a panelist.

According to Indian Express, Manu Punjabi and Balika Vadhu actor Sargun Mehta would be introduced as panelists on Bigg Boss 11 this weekend. Before host Salman Khan’s dhamakedaar entry every week, Manu and Sargun would analyse how well the contestants are playing the game. To read more click here The Quint.

4. I Battled Depression for Nearly a Year: Parineeti Chopra

Parineeti Chopra opens up about battling depression.
Parineeti Chopra opens up about battling depression.
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Actress Parineeti Chopra says she was "down in the dumps" for almost a year, but her brother Sahaj helped her in overcoming depression. Parineeti talked about the person close to her heart ahead of the TV premiere of Hollywood romantic drama film Me Before You on Romedy NOW on Saturday.

"I think every human being who considers themselves to be emotionally evolved, always have this one very big event or one person who comes into their lives and completely changes the way they think. And I can say very confidently that happened in my life," Parineeti said in a statement. To read more click here The Quint.

5. Harvey Weinstein’s Daughter Calls 911, Says He’s Suicidal

Harvey Weinstein and daughter Remy.
Harvey Weinstein and daughter Remy.
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It has being reported by TMZ that Remy Weinstein made an emergency call, claiming her father, the now disgraced Hollywood mogul — Harvey Weinstein, was “depressed and suicidal”. An LAPD spokesperson confirmed that they responded to the call, later ruling it as a “family disturbance”. It seems that an argument spilled out onto the street when the call was made. To read more click here The Quint.

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