QuickE: Salman Khan in ‘Tubelight’, ‘Baahubali 2’ Release & More

‘Baahubali 2’ to break box office, Farhan-Adhuna officially divorced, Lataji honours Aamir, PC throws private party.

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The film is set against the backdrop of the 1962 Indo-China war. (Photo courtesy: Team Tubelight)

1. Before the Teaser, Here Are Pics of Salman Khan in ‘Tubelight’

Salman Khan will be seen in Kabir Khan’s Tubelight. The film, whose teaser will be released this week, also stars Sohail Khan and Chinese actress, Zhu Zhu.

As expected, there is a lot of buzz around this film with Salman having revealed the poster. The first cut of the film is also ready and according to reports, Salim Khan has already seen it. But before you see the teaser, which will release this week, here are a couple of new stills from the film.

<i>Tubelight</i> is Salman’s big Eid release. (Photo: Team Tubelight)
Tubelight is Salman’s big Eid release. (Photo: Team Tubelight)

2. ‘Baahubali 2’ to Open in 9000 Screens, Aims at Rs 1000 Crore?

Prabhas and Rana Daggubati in <i>Baahubali. </i>(Photo: YouTube)
Prabhas and Rana Daggubati in Baahubali. (Photo: YouTube)

According to reports, this SS Rajamouli film will open in no less than 9000 screens worldwide. The sequel is also releasing in IMAX theatres worldwide and around 40 IMAX screens in the US have already been booked for this epic period drama. Moreover, Baahubali: The Beginning is said to have made around Rs 650 crore at the box-office, and film trade pundits are saying they won’t be surprised if the sequel grosses Rs 1000 crore.

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3. You Can Take Back My National Award: Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar and Ileana D’Cruz in the motion poster of <i>Rustom&nbsp;</i>
Akshay Kumar and Ileana D’Cruz in the motion poster of Rustom 

Despite being one of Bollywood’s biggest stars, Akshay Kumar has rarely won awards and when he finally won a National award for Rustom, he was criticised, questioned and trolled widely on social media. According to a report by The Tribune, he says:

I have noticed it in the past 25 years that whenever someone wins, there’s bound to be a discussion on it. So it’s not something new. Someone or the other creates a controversy that this person should not have got it. I have received a National Award after 26 years, take it back if you want to.
Akshay Kumar, Actor

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4. Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna Bhabani are Now Officially Divorced

Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna part ways. (Photo Courtesy: Yogen Shah)
Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna part ways. (Photo Courtesy: Yogen Shah)

Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna Bhabani, who had filed for separation on mutual consent last October, have been granted divorce by the Bandra family court yesterday. According to a report by Mid-Day, the custody of their two daughters Shakya and Akira will remain with Adhuna, while Farhan will have access whenever he wants.

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5. Aamir Khan, Kapil Dev & Vyjayanthimala Honoured by Lata Mangeshkar

Vyjayanthimala and Aamir Khan engage in conversation as Lataji looks on. (Photo: Yogen Shah)
Vyjayanthimala and Aamir Khan engage in conversation as Lataji looks on. (Photo: Yogen Shah)

Lata Mangeshkar recently conferred the prestigious Deenanath Mangeshkar Award to stalwarts on her father’s 75th death anniversary. Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, veteran actor Vyjayanthimala and ace cricketer Kapil Dev, along with RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, were honoured at the event.

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6. Alia, Sidharth, Arjun, KJo Party with Priyanka Chopra

Good times .. good people #happygirlhere #mumbainights

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Priyanka Chopra threw a private dinner party on Monday night at her house in Juhu with a star-studded guest list. Present at the scene were Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Arjun Kapoor, Karan Johar, Masaba Gupta, Manish Malhotra, Sonali Bendre and Goldie Behl.

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