QuickE: Salman’s Advice to ‘Bigg Boss 11’ Contestants & More 

If you missed the day’s top entertainment stories, here’s a quick recap. 

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Salman Khan launches <i>Bigg Boss 11</i> with a disclaimer for the contestants.&nbsp;

1. Bigg Boss 11 Contestants Should Behave Well on the Show: Salman

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is gearing up for the upcoming season of Bigg Boss 11, says he expects all the participants to behave properly on the show. The movie star, who was present at the show’s launch event on Tuesday, told the media:

Well, I want everyone to behave properly. I know it is not easy considering the situation where all the participants are coming from different backgrounds and mingling the first time; there are friendships, politics, people deal with the tricky situations. However, they should behave.
Salman Khan, Actor

"I think many people come to the show for revamping their career and if they are fighting and misbehaving with people, industry professionals will not prefer to work with them," he added.

Read The Quint’s full report here.


2. India’s ‘83 Win Is a Human Story That Must Be Told: Ranveer Singh

Actor Ranveer Singh and the heroes of India’s world cup win of 1983, got together for the launch of Kabir Khan’s upcoming sports film‘83 and it was an afternoon filled with memories and embarrassing anecdotes. Watch the full event here-

I was born in 1985, I was born in a in a time when cricket was already the biggest thing, it was already the number one sport in our country. But I didn’t know the back story. But when Kabir Khan came and started narrating the story, that this is how it happened, my reaction was like, no... no... no, really? It was so shocking and surprising to learn the odds against which these gentlemen had to fight and rise against for the greatest sports triumph. More than a great sports story, more than a great cricket story, it’s a great human story.
Ranveer Singh, Actor

3. Monica Bellucci Is Excited to Meet SRK in Mumbai

SRK and Monica Belluucci share a table at an event.&nbsp;
SRK and Monica Belluucci share a table at an event. 
(Photo courtesy: Twitter)

Italian actress and fashion model, Monica Bellucci is finally coming to India for Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) festival. The actor, often described as the most beautiful woman in the world, sat down to chat with film critic and journalist, Anupama Chopra to talk about cinema, and life beyond it.

Monica says that the first Bollywood film she ever saw was Shah Rukh Khan starrer, Devdas and expressed her interest in doing a film in India. She also met the actor in Morocco once and hopes to catch him while in the city! Monica said that she also loved Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen, Anurag Kashyap’s Ugly and Neeraj Ghaywan’s Masaan.

Read The Quint’s full report here.


4. Woah! Priyanka Chopra Becomes 8th Highest Paid Actress Globally

Priyanka Chopra becomes the 8th highest paid actress globally.
Priyanka Chopra becomes the 8th highest paid actress globally.
(Photo courtesy: Twitter/Vogue)

Forbes just announced Priyanka Chopra as the 8th highest paid actress in the world. This news, reportedly, comes after the third season of Quantico was renewed. Topping this list, for the sixth time, is Modern Family’s Sofia Vergara. Priyanka Chopra is now, also, the 7th highest paid actress in Bollywood in the year 2016-2017, as per the Forbes list.

Terming her the “most consistent money-maker”, Forbes lists how Chopra endorses a whole bunch of products, alongside her acting engagements. Added to this, are her Hollywood appearances, like the one in Baywatch opposite Dwayne Johnson, and it is easy to understand why she is the 8th highest paid actress.

Read The Quint’s full story here.

5. Mahira’s ‘Straw’ Pic by Pakistani Café Goes Viral; Twitter Reacts

Their cafe, their rules. Our lives, our rules. That’s how Twitter shut down those who continued to shame Mahira Khan when a cafe in Pakistan decided to use her smoking picture with Ranbir Kapoor in New York, to their advantage.

While some hailed the marketing strategy, many were, once again, disappointed in Mahira. Too bad, Mahira doesn’t care.. Here’s the original click for comparison.

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