QuickE: ‘Luka Chuppi’ Song, Vidhu Vinod Chopra on Hirani
‘Total Dhamaal’ Stars Sing an Ode to Wealth With “Paisa Paisa” & other stories
1. Luka Chuppi: Kartik Aaryan-Kriti Sanon Bring Back Poster Lagwa Do
Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon are gearing up for their next release with Luka Chuppi. And the first song of the Laxman Utekar film is here.
“Poster Lagwa Do” is a rendition of the superhit number from the Akshay Kumar-Urmila Matondkar film Aflatoon.
2. We’ll Talk When Time Is Right: Vidhu on #MeToo Against Raju Hirani
Film-producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra on Monday refused to comment on sexual harassment charges levelled by a woman against director Rajkumar Hirani and said he would speak about it at the right time.
Hirani was associated as a co-producer in Chopra's next film, Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga.
When asked about the allegations, Chopra told reporters,“This stage here is for something else, which is extremely important for us, as important as what you’re talking about. This opportunity we should use to talk about this issue and that of course, when there is a right time, we will talk about it.”
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3. ‘Total Dhamaal’ Stars Sing an Ode to Wealth With “Paisa Paisa”
It’s the season of remixes. The first song of Total Dhamaal, starring Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi, Riteish Deshmukh and others is out. “Paisa Paisa” is a rendition of the famous Rishi Kapoor-starrer Karz number.
Recreated by Gourov-Roshin, sung by Dev Negi, Subhro Ganguly & Arpita Chakraborty, the fun number is penned by Kunwar Juneja.
Check out the new song:
4. Nirbhaya-Inspired Series ‘Delhi Crime’ to Make Its Netflix Debut
After premiering at the Sundance Film Festival on 29 January, Delhi Crime, a seven-part series written and directed by award-winning Indo-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta will be available on Netflix from 22 March. It is produced by Golden Karavan and Ivanhoe Pictures.
The first season of the thriller is inspired by the notorious Nirbhaya incident that occurred in December 2012 when a young woman was brutally gang raped on a bus in Delhi. The story will delve into the investigation of the case and the scrutiny surrounding it over seven hour-long episodes.
The series stars Shefali Shah, Life of Pi’s Adil Hussain, Denzil Smith, Rasika Dugal, Rajesh Tailang and Yashaswini Dayama.
5. Happy Nobody Has Abused Me After Padma Shri News: Manoj Bajpayee
Noted actor Manoj Bajpayee, who is to be conferred with Padma Shri by the government for his contribution in the field of arts, has said that he is really happy that no one has abused him on social media platforms after his name was announced as one of the awardees of the country's most coveted award.
Sharing his feeling after being announced as one of the awardees of Padma Shri award, Bajpayee said, "My friends, relatives and followers are very happy with it. I have observed that till now, no one has abused me on social media and no one has created controversy when my name announcedA as one of the awardees of Padma Shri Aaward so, I am really happy and it's a good thing that when you get an honour nobody has raised objections against it."
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