Jul 282011
 

Sridevi is all set to make a comeback – that too after 14 years of absence from Bollywood. She will act opposite to Amitabh Bachchan as a housewife. The shooting of the film English Vinglish will start soon.  The movie will be directed by Gauri Shinde. The  last movie she did was Judaai, released in 1997.

The 47-year-old actress, and mother of two daughters, told that she always wanted to do a movie. But, she told she didn’t find the role she wanted to play in movies. This will also be the first time Sridevi will be working with a woman director.

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Goodluck to Sridevi for her comeback and the movie English Vinglish!

Jul 272011
 

Choreographer, actor, and director Prabhu Deva and his wife Latha (or, Ramlath) have been granted a divorce by Chennai Prime Court. The couple got married in 1995 and they also had three kids. The eldest kid died in 2008 after suffering from cancer. They had been living separately for the past two years.

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It was reported that Prabhu got involved with a southern actress Nayantara, and that was the reason told to be behind the divorce.

Lata had previously filed a petition in the family court seeking for restoration of conjugal rights against Prabhu. She had a say that Prabhu was neglecting his family and did not provide even the minimum financial assistance to family members.

As per the divorce agreement, Prabhu has to  pay Rs. 10 lakhs to her as permanent alimony each year.  He has also transferred his property  to her name. His other property goes in the names of his children. The kids are under Latha’s custody these days. Prabhu Deva has agreed to bear the costs of their education and marriage.

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Jul 272011
 

India government has asked the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to block access to a number of blogs and file hosting websites.

To prevent piracy of Singham the Delhi High Court, on the request of Reliance Entertainment, issued an order to block filesharing sites. the Department of Telecommunications ordered all the Indian ISPs to block file sharing sites and a number of blogs. In response, all the blog hosted in domains like Blogger and Typepad were blocked by a number of ISPs.

The film was released in 1500 theaters worldwide on July 22. Singham was the second highest opening weekend grosser of 2011 after Ready, collecting a Rs. 31.07 crore in its first three days.

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Singham is directed by Rohit Shetty and stars Ajay Devgn and Kajal Aggarwal in the leading roles. The movie is a remake of a 2010 Tamil film by the same name and featuring Suriya and Anushka Shetty. The film is produced by Reliance Entertainment, the producer the original film.

Jul 262011
 

After the pregnancy news of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (that turned out to be true) and that of Shilpa Shetty (false alarm), Bollywood is full of similar news about another actresses. The latest rumor in Bollywood is that the former Miss universe and actress Lara Dutta has got pregnant.

Lara was married with a businessman, Mahesh Bhupati, last year. Amongst, the rumor about problems in their married life, pregnancy is a latest twist in their relationship. Previously, it was said that the relation between Mahesh and Lara is not going well these days.

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Lara has neither accepted nor declined the pregnancy news, till now. It seems, Lara wants to keep the news a secret. If Lara doesn’t open her mouth, it might take as long as 3 months to notice the belly bump on the actress to confirm the pregnancy.

The latest headlines in media on the Lara’s pregnancy gossip are:

Times of India – Why’s Lara Dutta not denying pregnancy rumours?

Rediff – Is Lara Dutta Pregnant?

‎Some online gossip sites have gone as far as claiming that the rumor is true and Lara is expecting her first child soon.

In Aishwarya’s case, her father-in-law Amitabh twitted to announce the good news. It seems, everybody is waiting for either Mahesh or Lara to Tweet the good news!

Jul 262011
 

Ameesha Patel is one of the most beautiful and the youngest film makers in Bollywood. Ameesha Patel has established a production house in collaboration with her friend Kunal. Recently, Ameesha went in an international tour for an award ceremony where her interactions with stars like Shah Rukh Khan and Anil Kapoor are noted by journalists.

The film makers like Rakesh Roshan and Ramesh Taurani had also talked with the actress/filmmaker Ameesha to offer their success secrets.
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Jul 202011
 

Rumors of Shah Rukh Khan being detained in Customs at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport while he was returning from London is told to be untrue. On his way back from a family vacation in Holland, Khan was with his family.

Hindustan Times quotes its sources that the Customs Department officials said “He came to us on his own and said he had goods to declare, and paid a duty fee of Rs 1.5 lakh. It is wrong to say that he was fined."

It was rumored that he was carrying over 20 bags and he was slapped a fine of Rs. 1.5 lakhs for the excess baggage.

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Jul 182011
 

katrina_kaif_birthday Although there was no special birthday celebration for Katrina Kaif on her 27th birthday, she attended various events to celebrate it. Kat had recently told that her birthday won’t be a high profile celebration.

On her birthday eve, on Friday, she was seen in three different places. She attended a promotional event of her newly-released film in a multiplex. Katrina later told, "I read that Ranbir was in the same multiplex where I was promoting my film. I had no clue about this. And I certainly didn’t meet him."

After that, she went to meet Salman Khan in a nightclub where he was shooting. Katrina

From there she headed to meet Salman Khan at a Bandra nightclub where he was shooting. They went to Salman’s house (Galaxy Apartments in Bandstand) for a special birthday lunch.

Katrina then went to Mannat, Shah Rukh Khan’s home. On the day before, Katrina told, "My mom is always the first person to wish me. And I go to Mount Mary church."

In another news report, a young fan followed the actress from the theatre directly to her house and gifted her 500 red roses.

The fan also handed over a letter saying that he loves her and was excited about Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara and that she had done a commendable job in the film.

Jul 082011
 

Shilpa-Shetty In response to a rumors about problem in her married life and and about her pregnancy in various media, Shilpa Shetty has told that both of the rumors are untrue.

Shilpa also told that the rumor about her husband, Raj Kundra, having an affair with another lady is also not true.

Shilpa seemed angry with the media for spreading such false rumors. On July 4th Shilpa twitted:

1st I hear am preggars(NOT true)Now I hear my husbands havin an affair frm the press.Common fr papers 2 stoop low 2 sensationalise false…

False news!grrrrrr:( 4 the record,my husband and I are holidaying in USA and r very happily married.Sorry 2 burst the newspapers bubble":)

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