QuickE: B-Town Attends ‘Baaghi 2’ Screening; Big B’s New Look

Will ‘Raid’ join the Rs 100 Cr club? Deepika redefines the airport look & more. 

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Jackie Shroff poses with his kids, Tiger and Krishna. 

1. Akshay Kumar, Jackie Shroff at Disha-Tiger’s ‘Baaghi 2’ Screening

<i>Baaghi 2</i> screening with Bollywood in attendance.&nbsp;
Baaghi 2 screening with Bollywood in attendance. 
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

Jackie, Krishna and Ayesha Shroff along with Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon and other stars were spotted at the screening of Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani starrer, Baaghi 2. Take a look at their pics here.

2. Amitabh Bachchan Shares His Look From ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’

Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan has been shooting his cameo for the Chiranjeevi-starrer period film, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy in Hyderabad. The megastar plays a spiritual leader, a guru to Chiranjeevi’s character. The actor is sporting white hair and a long, flowing beard in the film.

Not much is known about the man Big B is essaying on screen, so this was quite an insightful look from the sets of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy.

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3. Will Ajay Devgn’s ‘Raid’ Join the Rs 100 Crore Club?

Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’Cruz in a still from <i>Nit Kair Manga, Raid.</i>&nbsp;
Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’Cruz in a still from Nit Kair Manga, Raid. 
(Photo: YouTube Screenshot)

In two weeks, Ajay Devgn’s Raid directed by Raj Kumar Gupta has seen considerable growth in collections at the box-office. Raid got an opening business of Rs 63.05 crore, and is likely to join the Rs 100 crore club. The film has now garnered Rs 81.95 crore and is only increasing, thanks to the positive reviews and strong word of mouth.

After Deepika Padukone starrer Padmaavat, Raid is the second highest box-office opener of 2018.

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4. Taimur Gets a Kiss From Mom, Deepika  Redefines the Airport Look

Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi with his mother, Kareena Kapoor Khan.&nbsp;
Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi with his mother, Kareena Kapoor Khan. 
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

It has been a long week, so naturally, B-Town celebs were spotted winding down and getting ready for the summer. We spotted a whole bunch of celebrities, including Ranbir Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, and Sonali Kulkarni out and about. Dimple Kapadia even made a run from the paparazzi, but still got clicked.

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5. Will Announce Actress of ‘Baaghi 3’ in a Month: Sajid Nadiadwala

Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani in <i>Baaghi 2.</i>
Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani in Baaghi 2.
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Producer Sajid Nadidawala has said that his team will finalise and announce the lead actress for Baaghi 3 within a month. Nadiadwala made the remarks while interacting with the media at a special screening of Baaghi 2 on Thursday evening. There were reports that Disha Patani will again be paired with Tiger Shroff in Baaghi 3.

So when asked about the female lead, Nadiadwala said: "Writing of Baaghi 3 is still in process and within a month, we will come to know and then we will announce it". Nadiadwala announced Baaghi 3 when the trailer for Baaghi 2 was launched.

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