QuickE: Deepika-Ranveer Hitched; KJo’s Apology and More

Amazon drops Tanmay Bhat from ‘Comicstaan 2’, and other stories. 

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1. The Deepika-Ranveer Wedding: Latest Visuals From Lake Como

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are married. 
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are married. 
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are married! Here are a few pictures and videos doing the rounds on social media that give us an idea of what’s happening at Lake Como, Italy - the venue of this celebrity wedding.

Check out more pictures on The Quint.

2. Karan Johar Apologises for Insulting Sentiments of the Northeast

Karan Johar has apologised after he "unintentionally" hurt the sentiments of those from Northeast India and said it had "come from a place of no knowledge". "I would like to apologise if I have hurt any sentiments..... it was purely unintentional and came from a place of no knowledge which is absolutely no excuse. I am extremely sensitive to the different cultures of our land and I am very sorry," he tweeted.

Read more on The Quint.

3. #MeToo: Tanmay Bhat Ousted from Comicstaan 2, Kanan Gill Retained

A poster of <i>Comicstaan</i>.
A poster of Comicstaan.
(Photo Courtesy: Amazon Prime)

After allegations of complicity and misconduct surfaced against All India Bakchodfounders Tanmay Bhat and Gursimran Khamba, the comedy collective announced that Bhat would be stepping away from the business with immediate effect, and that Gursimran Khamba would take a leave of absence.

On 14 November, an Amazon India spokesperson revealed to NDTV Gadgets 360 that Bhat would not be a part of Season 2 of Comicstaan. “We are no longer working with Tanmay Bhat. But we will continue working with Kanan Gill, ” said the spokesperson on the mentors of the comedy hunt show.

Read more on The Quint.

4. Beverage Company Alleges Trademark Infringement Against ‘Simmba’

A company has filed a trademark infringement suit against <i>Simmba</i>.
A company has filed a trademark infringement suit against Simmba.

According to a report by DNA, Chhattisgarh-based Sona Beverages Co Ltd has filed a suit for trademark infringement against Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan-starrer Simmba. The company has claimed that the film infringes on its registered trademark ‘Simba’ which is used for a variety of its products that range from bottled water to alcoholic drinks as well as the "manufacture, distribution and sale of merchandise including apparels, playing cards, glasses, note pads and various other forms of accessories". It has been in use since 2015.

Read more on The Quint.

5. Bhaichung Bhutia Confirms Biopic, Wants it ‘Close to Reality’

Bhaichung Bhutia. (File Photo: IANS)
Bhaichung Bhutia. (File Photo: IANS)

Anand Kumar, best known for Sanjay Dutt-Vivek Oberoi starrer "Zila Ghaziabad", is working on former India football captain Bhaichung Bhutia's biopic.

Bhutia joins the pantheon of sports personalities such as Milkha Singh, Paan Singh Tomar, Mary Kom, MS Dhoni and Sandeep Singh to be immortalised on celluloid through a biopic.

Read more on The Quint.

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