QuickE: Shilpa Shetty Returns to Acting in ‘Nikamma’ & More

‘Lust Stories’ Filmmakers Return with ‘Ghost Stories’ on Netflix and other stories.

Published01 Aug 2019, 01:02 PM IST
Bollywood
3 min read

1. Shilpa Shetty Returns to Acting, Joins ‘Nikamma’

Shilpa Shetty is all set to make a comeback in Bollywood with the action entertainer Nikamma. The actor's last full-fledged role on the big screen was 2007's Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol starrer Apne. She has also made smaller appearances in films such as Om Shanti Om, Dostana and Dishkiyaoon.

In Nikamma, Shilpa will star alongside Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota actor Abhimanyu Dassani and YouTube sensation Shirley Setia. The film will be directed by Sabbir Khan.

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2. ‘Lust Stories’ Filmmakers Return with ‘Ghost Stories’ on Netflix

Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Anurag Kashyap & Zoya Akhtar.
Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Anurag Kashyap & Zoya Akhtar.
(Photo Courtesy: Netflix)

After the success of Netflix’s anthology film Lust Stories, directors Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Anurag Kashyap are coming together again to spread some chills with Ghost Stories. The directors are looking forward to explore the horror genre and experiment.

Production of Netflix's Ghost Stories is set to begin in August. The short segments, each directed by one filmmaker, will be thematically connected to each other just like Lust Stories.

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3. Dia Mirza and Husband Sahil Sangha Part Ways After 11 Years

Dia Mirza and husband Sahil Sangha.
Dia Mirza and husband Sahil Sangha.
(Photo Courtesy: Instagram)

Dia Mirza took to social media to announce that she and her husband Sahil Sangha have decided to separate and end their 11-year relationship. “We remain friends and will continue to be there for each other with love and respect. While our journeys may lead us down different paths, we are forever grateful for the bond that we share with each other,” the Sanju actor wrote in a note.

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4. Vicky Kaushal Spends Time With Army Jawans at Indo-China Border

On Wednesday, Vicky Kaushal took to social media to make a special announcement. The Uri actor shared that he is “elated” to get the opportunity to spend time with the Indian Amry.

The actor, who has done popular Bollywood films like Masaan and Raazi, wrote that he would be spending some days with the Indian Army stationed at the Indo-China border at Tawang at an altitude of 14,000 ft.

In the photo, Vicky Kaushal is standing with men of the Indian Army. His hands are folded and he is smiling, as the jawans cheer him from behind. The caption reads, “Elated to be getting an opportunity to spend a few days with our Indian Army posted at 14,000ft altitude at the Indo-China border of Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. #JaiJawaan”

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5. ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ 10 Contestants Kick Off Shoot in Bulgaria

The contestants of season 10 of Khatron Ke Khiladi have left for Bulgaria where they will kick off their for a month-and-a-half-long shoot for the reality television show. TV actor Shivin Narang shared a photo of Karishma Tanna, RJ Malishka, Tejasswi Prakash, Balraj Syal, Karan Patel and Amruta Khanvilkar at Mumbai airport, all ready to start their journey.

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