Top Entertainment News: Akshay’s ‘Sooryavanshi’ Release Postponed

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Test Positive for Coronavirus

Hollywood actor Tom Hanks took to Twitter to announce he and his wife, Rita Wilson, have tested positive for Coronavirus. They contracted the virus, after visiting Australia, where they traveled to commence the biopic of American singer Elvis Presley.

9:05 PM , 12 Mar

Akshay’s ‘Sooryavanshi’ Postponed Over Coronavirus Outbreak

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, Akshay Kumar and Rohit Shetty have announced that the release of their upcoming film Sooryavanshi has been postponed until further notice. Producers Rohit Shetty Picturez have issued a statement saying, “We have been as excited as you are to present the film to you and your family, but due to the recent outburst of the COVID-19 (coronavirus), we, the makers, have decided to postponse the release of your film ‘Sooryavanshi’, keeping in mind the health and safety of our beloved audience.”

“And therefore, Sooryavanshi will be back for you just when the time is right. After all, safety comes first. Until then, keep the excitement alive, take good care of yourself and stay strong. We shall pull through this,” it added.

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5:42 PM , 12 Mar

Cinema Halls in Delhi to Remain Shut till 31 March

In light of the coronavirus outbreak in India, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that all movie theatres will remain shut till 31 March, reported ANI. Disinfecting all public places, including govt, pvt offices and shopping malls, has been made compulsory, Kejriwal said.

5:00 PM , 12 Mar

'Bigg Boss 13' Contestant Rashami Desai Joins 'Naagin 4'

After her television stint with Bigg Boss 13, actor Rashami Desai is all set to return to the small screen with Ekta Kapoor’s Naagin 4. The show’s creative producer Mukta Dhond, shared a clip on Instagram with the caption, “What’s #rashmidesai doing for holi?? #naagin #comingsoon” as Rashami is seen shooting for a Holi episode. While not much is known about her character, reports suggest that she will play as young girl named, Shalaka. Contrary to earlier reports, she won’t be replacing Jasmin as Nayanthara.

4:59 PM , 12 Mar

'Maska' Trailer: Manisha Koirala Is a Proud Irani Cafe Owner in Netflix Original

The trailer for new Netflix Original Maska has released. The coming-of-age film follows Rumi (Prit Kamani), a young Parsi boy whose parents, played by Manisha Koirala and Jaaved Jaffery, proudly run an old Irani cafe in Mumbai. The fate of the cafe hangs in the balance as he has no intentions of taking over the family business, but wishes to become an actor.

Published: 12 Mar 2020, 9:22 AM IST
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