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Priyanka and Nick in Mumbai for Holi

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have been spotted in Mumbai. Photos of a couple posing with a fan have been doing the rounds on social media. The couple are possibly in town to celebrate Holi.

3:13 PM , 06 Mar

Taapsee Pannu, Aparshkti Khurana to star in 'Rashmi Rocket'

Taapsee Pannu has been training for her upcoming film Rashmi Rocket in Haridwar, while shooting for Vinil Mathew’s Haseen Dillruba. Rashmi Rocket has cast Aparshkti Khurana and Priyanshu Painyuli in key roles. Director Akarsh Khurana shares the film will be shot in Mumbai , Kutch, Delhi, Dehradun and Mussoorie. The sports drama traces the trajectory of a sportswoman. It is based on the experiences of several female sportswomen.

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1:34 PM , 06 Mar

IFFA Pushed Over Coronavirus Scare

The International Indian Film Academy Awards or IIFA awards that was scheduled to be held in Madhya Pradesh in March has now been postponed due to the ongoing spread of the coronavirus. A press release by IIFA states that, “... keeping the health and safety of IIFA’s fans and the general community at large, after consulting the Madhya Pradesh government, the IIFA management, and stakeholders from the film industry it has been decided to postpone to a later date the much-awaited IIFA Weekend and Awards 2020 celebrations which were originally scheduled at the end of March 2020.”

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11:00 AM , 06 Mar

Marvel Announces its 2020-21 Releases

Marvel is set to kick off the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The studio has announced dates for its 2020-21 releases, which include Black Widow and The Eternals.

  • Black Widow - 30 April 2020
  • The Eternals - 6 November 2020
  • Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings - 12 February 2021
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness - 7 May 2021
  • Thor: Love and Thunder - 5 November 2021
Published: 06 Mar 2020, 11:00 AM IST
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