QuickE: SRK’s Gets Candid With Love; Sunny Adopts Baby Girl & More
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1. Anushka’s Lies & Bhansali’s Bad Habit: SRK Gets Candid With Love
Even after 25 years in Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan still talks about his films, directors, co-stars and his creative inspiration, with humility, always ready for a new challenge nevertheless. In a conversation with film journalist Rajeev Masand, the actor reveals rather interesting details about parenting, his upcoming releases, his idea of happiness and why he hasn’t gotten around to working with Sanjay Leela Bhansali ever since Devdas.
2. “She Chose Us!” Sunny Leone Adopts Baby Girl From Latur
Sunny Leone and husband, Daniel Weber adopted a 21-month-old girl from Latur in Maharashtra.
In an interview with Hindustan Times, the proud parents opened up about the newest addition to their family, Nisha Kaur Weber.
The moment we got the picture (of Nisha); I was so excited, happy, emotional and [experienced] so many different feelings. We literally had three weeks to finalise everything. Usually, people get nine months to prepare (laughs).Sunny Leone, Actor
3. Battle Scars: Kangana Severely Injured During ‘Manikarnika’ Shoot
Kangana Ranaut, who is shooting for Manikarnika — The Queen Of Jhansi in Hyderabad, was severely injured on Wednesday evening. The actor was shooting for an intense sword-fighting sequence with co-star Nihar Pandya, when the latter's sword hit and deeply cut her forehead. She was rushed to the ICCU and got 15 stitches on her forehead.
According to a report by Mid-Day, the accident happened when Kangana Ranaut got the timing wrong in an action sequence and was hit heavily by Pandya’s sword. It made a deep cut on her forehead and the examining doctor said that it was a close shave for her because the cut had been very close to the bone.
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4. ‘Taanaji’ First Look: Ajay Devgn Lights up the Battlefield
It’s the season of biopics and 15 years after The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Ajay Devgn is ready to play another real life character on screen. The Baadshaho star will be playing the titular role in Taanaji, based on the life of Taanaji Malusare, a trusted general of Shivaji’s.
The actor took to social media to share the news:
5. I Have Faced Prejudices All My Life, Nawazuddin Siddiqui Speaks Up
Nawazuddin Siddiqui has emerged as the much sought-after alternate hero with solo-starrers like Freaky Ali and Raman Raghav 2.0 to his name. Currently, he is barely out of one highly-lauded role in Mom when he’s already looking at another crowd-pleasing role as a hoodlum dancer in Munna Michael.
Many consider Nawaz to be one of the finest, if not THE finest actor of Hindi cinema. Therefore when he speaks the world listens.
Last week after a casting director spoke about how co-actors cast with Nawaz have to be dark-skinned, Nawaz raised the question of racism via a tweet that said - Thank you for making me realise that I cannot be paired along with the fair and handsome because I'm dark and not good looking, but I never focus on that.
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