Entertainment News Highlights March 9: Vidya Balan's Jalsa trailer, Alia Bhatt interviews SLB
Riddhima Kapoor Sahani took her social media handle and penned a heartwarming note as she watched her father’s last film. “It’s been almost two years since dad left us physically; but his charisma is stil felt and his legend is still alive and will forever be. Today, as I watch the last film of my father, actor par excellence, a devoted son and brother, a doting husband and the most wonderful dad in the universe; I feel immensely proud of being his daughter! Paresh ji thank you for completing the movie. The family will always be indebted for your kind gesture,” shared Riddhima.
We asked Malaika Arora what she feels about maintaining the tag of being 'sexy' all these years. Replying to this, she said, “My god, I really held on to that tag! I'm not letting go anytime soon. It's like, when you bestow somebody a title, or a crown or something, you hang on to it forever. So, I guess, I've just hung on to this tag. So, I’ve always said it, I've said it back then, I say it now. It sounds repetitive, but I've always said that I'd rather be known as a sexy and spicy and all of that, than being known as pheeki (plain) and thandi (bland).
Tiger Shroff shared a throwback video on social media and recalled the time when he learned his 'first ever skill'.
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In our latest conversation with Malaika Arora, we asked her about how she faces her insecurities and if she ever worries about having grey hair or a spot on the skin showing up. Replying to this, Malaika articulated, “That's part and parcel of life. For every one grey hair, I feel I gained that much more wisdom, I gained that much more stability in life, that much more happiness, that much more love, so my grey hairs are just testament that that each year will be a bigger and better year for me.”
In an exclusive chat with Pinkvilla on a new episode of Woman Up Season 3, Malaika Arora opened up about her journey as a single mother to Arhaan. She even shared how she handles trolls and revealed details of her fun time girl gang.
At the press event for promoting Bachchhan Paandey, Akshay Kumar revealed how the action-comedy got the name. Akshay said that at Houseful 4 success party, he saw a picture of Abhishek Bachchan and Chunky Pandey and that's how the film got it's name.
Rumoured couple Hrithik Roshan and Saba Azad have been in the headlines lately. Be it Hrithik commenting on her photos or her attending her family lunch, everything has been leaving fans curious. Now, a source close to the duo has spoken to India Today and shared that they are 'very much into each other'. The source also told the portal that Hrithik's family is 'fond' of Saba's music. "Recently, when she visited Hrithik's home, she did an impromptu singing and jiving session, which the family and Hrithik thoroughly enjoyed. Hrithik and Saba are certainly together but neither of them want to rush into things," told the source to India Today.
At a press event, Akshay Kumar spoke about Bachchhan Paandey and reflected on how it is his 10th film with his close friend and producer Sajid Nadiadwala. He said, "My journey with Sajid Nadiadwala goes very far away, we went to the school together, travelled in the same bus. I have struggled in his office, went there to ask for work - our first film was Waqt Hamara Hai and since then, we have done so many films - most being hits. So I hope, the count reaches 20 soon."
Actor Shahid Kapoor was snapped at the Mumbai airport in a casual avatar as he headed out of the city. The actor posed for paps and was seen adhering to the COVID protocols with a mask. On the other hand, his wife Mira Rajput was also seen in the city with kids Misha and Zain.
After shooting for The Kapil Sharma Show, Kriti Sanon, Akshay Kumar, Arshad Warsi turned up for a promotional event for Bachchhan Paandey in the city. The stars kept it stylish as they posed together at the event and addressed the media.
A few weeks back, Navya Naveli Nanda had opened up about casual sexism in her household and made a comment about her helping out with guests at home and not her brother. In an interview with Barkha Dutt, Shweta Bachchan addressed Navya's comment and revealed that after her viral comment, she fought with her daughter as its not how things happen in their household. She also clarified why she is harder on Navya than her son Agastya.
Saif Ali Khan's sister Saba Ali Khan recently was in the headlines after she shared a beautiful Women's Day post featuring all women in her family except Amrita Singh. Netizens were quick to notice and ask her about missing Amrita and well, she replied to each troll in an apt way.
In a recent post, Anshula Kapoor penned down her 2-year-long body transformation journey. She shared how she worked on herself in the last 2 years and has understood that her self worth isn't tied to the shape of her body.
On Wednesday, Ranveer Singh stepped out for his work. The 83 actor seemed to be in a chirpy mood. He interacted with the paparazzi as well. Ranveer was seen clad in a pink pineapple-printed Gucci set costing Rs 2 Lakhs.
Pinkvilla was the first to break the news about Kareena Kapoor Khan, Vijay Varma and Jaideep Ahlawat coming on board for Sujoy Ghosh's next thriller. The film is based on Keigo Higashimo’s most acclaimed work, The Devotion of Suspect X. Now, on Wednesday, Kareena rocked denim on denim look for a script reading session with Vijay, who too looked cool in casuals.
There is good news for Sidharth Malhotra's fans as reportedly, he is all set to kick off the shoot for Rohit Shetty's cop-based web series. As per a report in Mid-Day, the Shershaah actor is set to begin shooting for the same from tomorrow (March 10).
As the trailer of Jalsa dropped on Wednesday, Shefali Shah and Vidya Balan addressed media questions at the live launch event. Vidya shared that she has worked with many good actors but 'there is only one Shefali Shah'.She said, " I remember being mesmerized watching her. I have admired and loved her forever."
Shefali too was all praise for Vidya. She said, "I am lucky to work with actors who are incredible. Talking of Vidya, I would be 1/10th of her and being around her helped me become richer as an actor."
On Wednesday, Varun kicked off his day by sharing cute photos with his pet dog Joey. The cute photos took over the internet in no time and left fans gushing over the duo.
In a recent promo of Filmy Mirchi's show Shape Of You, Jacqueline Fernandez spoke about feeling lonely during a recent phase. She opened up about it with Shilpa Shetty during the chat show. However, showing support to Jacqueline, Shilpa is seen saying, "Controversies ho nahi ho, bhaad mein jaaye log, hum apni zindagi jeeyenge. Ek hi Zindagi hai. (Controversies or no controversies, to damn with people. We will live our lives. There's just one life.)"
In a recent chat with Harper Bazaar India, Deepika Padukone spoke about her husband and actor Ranveer Singh. She praised him for being emotional and sensitive and paying attention to everything around him. She even revealed that her own family admires his quality of expressing his emotions openly.