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  • ‘Pratigya’ to return on Star Plus in ‘Ankahee Dastaan’ special episode

    Star Plus is on a spree of bringing back iconic TV characters on-screen for one more evening only. Last week, ‘Nazar’ fans got to watch their fav characters on-screen and now it’s time for the return of the hit couple Pratigya and Krishna (played by Pooja Gor and Arhaan Behl). This iconic couple will enthrall […] The post ‘Pratigya’ to return on Star Plus in ‘Ankahee Dastaan’ special episode appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Imtiaz Ali appointed ambassador of Russian Film Festival in India

    Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali has been appointed the ambassador of Russian Film Festival in India, BizAsiaLive.com has learnt. Ali said in a statement, “Russia and India have cultural ties that go back a long way. Film stars like Raj Kapoor and Mithun Chakraborty have been very popular in Russia and at the same time, Russian music […] The post Imtiaz Ali appointed ambassador of Russian Film Festival in India appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Mukesh Ambani buys stake in Manish Malhotra’s fashion brand

    As one of Asia’s richest businessmen, Mukesh Ambani continues to expand his portfolio as he acquires a 40% stake in Manish Malhotra’s fashion house, MM Styles Ltd, which was launched back in 2005. According to Bloomberg.com, Reliance Brands Ltd which has built its empire on oil refining and petrochemical business that had been started by […] The post Mukesh Ambani buys stake in Manish Malhotra’s fashion brand appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Jacqueline Fernandez happy to back on set of ‘Ram Setu’

    Earlier in the summer, filmmakers of ‘Ram Setu’ had to postpone shooting due to the ongoing pandemic, but now that things have started to open up filming has resumed and Jacqueline Fernandez couldn’t be happier. As cited on The New Indian Express, Fernandez who will be starring alongside Akshay Kumar in this action-adventure drama, shared […] The post Jacqueline Fernandez happy to back on set of ‘Ram Setu’ appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Box Office: ‘Honsla Rakh’ gets biggest ever opening for a Punjabi film

    Diljit Dosanjh’s ‘Honsla Rakh’ has received the biggest opening for a Punjabi film in history. The romantic-comedy, which also stars Shehnaaz Gill and Sonam Bajwa, clocked up Rs. 2.55 crore nett on its first day of release. This smashed the previous record held by Dosanjh’s film ‘Shadaa’ with Rs. 2.43 crore nett. These figures based […] The post Box Office: ‘Honsla Rakh’ gets biggest ever opening for a Punjabi film appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Rajan Shahi pays tribute to Mohsin Khan & Shivangi Joshi after ‘YRKKH’ exit

    Rajan Shahi has paid tribute to his two leading actors from ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ – Mohsin Khan and Shivangi Joshi, who have exited from the show after five years. Shivangi Joshi and Mohsin Khan came onboard as Naira and Kartik in Rajan Shahi’s ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ nearly five years ago. Their […] The post Rajan Shahi pays tribute to Mohsin Khan & Shivangi Joshi after ‘YRKKH’ exit appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Movie Review: ‘Sardar Udham’ (Amazon Prime)

    When a biopic on revolutionary Udham Singh was announced, there was excitement that Vicky Kaushal would be seen in the protagonist’s role. With is now releasing on Amazon Prime after firstly set for a cinema release, it means a wider audience will be able to see the film. Shoojit Sircar’s directorship promises a film which […] The post Movie Review: ‘Sardar Udham’ (Amazon Prime) appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Makers of ‘Ganapath’ keen to rope in Jackie Shroff?

    ‘Ganapath’ will soon commence in London with lead stars Tiger Shroff and Kriti Sanona and it seems makers are keen to bring in Jackie Shroff for a role. “The makers are keen to rope in Jackie for the film. However, it will be a special appearance, and the part will be pivotal to the script. […] The post Makers of ‘Ganapath’ keen to rope in Jackie Shroff? appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Jacqueline Fernandez starts shooting for new project alongside Italian co-star

    Jacqueline Fernandez has signed onto her next project. And this time she is collaborating with the Italian star, Michele Morrone. He featured in 2020’s erotic romantic drama ‘365 Days.’ A source close to the development of the project said, “Jacqueline left for Dubai 5 days ago from the city, as she had to attend some […] The post Jacqueline Fernandez starts shooting for new project alongside Italian co-star appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.

  • Akshay Kumar teams up again with director Aanand L Rai for ‘Gorkha’

    Superstar Akshay Kumar will team up once again work with director Aanand L Rai for ‘Gorkha’ – a movie based around the legendary Gorkha battalion of the Indian army. Kumar will play the role of Major General Ian Cardozo, reports Koimoi. The movie will be based on Major Cardoza’s life who had fought in 1962, […] The post Akshay Kumar teams up again with director Aanand L Rai for ‘Gorkha’ appeared first on BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Brit, Events and Music.