QuickE: SRK Wraps Up Dilwale Shoot, Katrina in Phantom Song & More

SRK wraps up Dilwale’s Bulgaria shoot, Katrina looks super hot in Phantom’s new song and more entertainment stories

Published31 Jul 2015, 03:23 PM IST
Entertainment
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1. SRK Wraps Up Dilwale Shoot in Bulgaria

Dilwale, which is scheduled to release on December 18, reunites Shah Rukh with Kajol, his co-star from films like Karan Arjun, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge.

The Chennai Express star took to Twitter to update his fans about the film’s status with an illustrated portrait of the film’s director, Rohit Shetty. Apart from Shah Rukh and Kajol, the film will also star Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Boman Irani and Vinod Khanna.

Read the full Deccan Herald story here.

2. Katrina Kaif Looks Smoking Hot in Afghan Jalebi from Phantom

The promotional video of Afghan Jalebi, the first song from Kabir Khan’s Phantom, has just been released. And Katrina Kaif’s ‘shamsheer nigahein, chabook si adaayein’ is sure to have several people going gaga over the actress. Katrina’s somewhat rustic get-up is no dampener here. It only adds to her appeal in the song. Voiced by Syed Asrar Shah, the video features Qazi Touqeer mouthing the song. The winner of the 2005 reality show Fame Gurukul, Qazi has to his credit an album, Yeh Pal. In Afghan Jalebi, the singer/actor is seen lauding Katrina’s beauty.

Read the full India Today story here.

3. Alia Bhatt Thinks Karan Johar Should be a Lawyer!

Alia Bhatt and Karan Johar pose for a new TV channel (Photo: Twitter/<a href="https://twitter.com/IoanaCruceru/status/626744266870525953">@<b>IoanaCruceru</b></a>)<a href="https://twitter.com/IoanaCruceru"></a>
Alia Bhatt and Karan Johar pose for a new TV channel (Photo: Twitter/@IoanaCruceru)

Actress Alia Bhatt, who has co-curated the newly launched English content channel, COLORS Infinity with Karan Johar, feels the filmmaker could be a good lawyer, a la Bob Odenkirk’s character from Better Call Saul. Alia believes that Karan has a way with words and can get anyone out of trouble with ease. Noticing similarities between the character Jimmy McGill from Better Call Saul and Karan, Alia pointed out that Karan would make a great lawyer. She said in a statement: “Karan has so much conviction in his opinions, that he’ll make you feel you’re wrong. Some way or the other he’ll find his way around, he would make a superb lawyer! And he’ll be funny also, a funny lawyer.”

Read the full Indian Express story here.

4. Kalki Koechlin Stuns All at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015

Kalki Koechlin walks the ramp at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 (Photo: Twitter/<b><a href="https://twitter.com/ELLEINDIA/status/626813179545436161">@ELLEINDIA</a>)</b>
Kalki Koechlin walks the ramp at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 (Photo: Twitter/@ELLEINDIA)

Actress Kalki Koechlin, who is known for her unconventional, character-driven performances on screen, showed her prowess on the ramp as the show-stopper for fashion designer Gaurav Gupta, at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015. Adorning an elegant champagne silk dress, Kalki set the ramp ablaze with her scintillating presence, much to the delight of the audience, who cheered the actress.

“It is magical, it is detailed. The vibe which he created is more like something in which you can take a stroll, rather than walk the ramp” Kalki told reporters about Gupta’s special creation for her.

Get the full Times Of India story here.

5. Shahid Kapoor to Introduce Wife Mira Rajput on Jhalak Dhikhla Jaa Reloaded

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput to appear together on <i>Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Reloaded (Photo: <a href="http://www.india.com/showbiz/omg-shahid-kapoor-to-introduce-wife-mira-rajput-on-jhalak-dikhlaa-jaa-reloaded-484447/">India.com)</a></i>
Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput to appear together on Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Reloaded (Photo: India.com)

Shahid Kapoor will introduce his pretty wife Mira Rajput on his dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Reloaded. Shahid will reportedly do this after the trailer launch of his film Shaandaar, in which he will be seen opposite Alia Bhatt. This will be the couple’s first appearance together on the small screen. Shahid’s fans can hardly wait to see the two together. This is especially exciting because Mira had been speculated to make a debut on television, ever since her wedding to Shahid. Now their fans are hoping that they get to see the two shake a leg together on the show, so that they get to see in HD what they could only barely make out in those grainy leaked videos of the couple’s wedding sangeet!

Read the full India.com story here.

6. Lata Mangeshkar, Rishi Kapoor Remember Mohd Rafi on his Death Anniversary

Remembering Mohd Rafi&nbsp;
Remembering Mohd Rafi 

Stalwarts of Hindi cinema, Lata Mangeshkar and Rishi Kapoor tweeted in memory of one of the greatest playback singers of all time, Mohd Rafi.

Mohd Rafi’s melodies are eternally unbeatable. Sing along to some of his most popular tunes with The Quint.

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