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Ameesha Patel at Shortcut Romeo Portrait Session

Ameesha Patel at Cannes 2013

Bollywood actress Ameesha Patel finally appeared at Cannes 2013. She was seen in an ‘Indian’ look for both occasions. She was wearing Manish Malhotra design outfit at Shortcut Romeo Portrait Session & at the screening of All Is Lost. She was accompanied by co-star of the movie ‘Shortcut Romeo’ Puja Gupta.

At the red carpet walk to the screening of All Is Lost she wore a blue and peach lehnga. Gorgeous Ameesha raised the fashion bar on the Cannes red carpet with this dazzling look in a Manish Malhotra gown.

Ameesha Patel starred ‘Shortcut Romeo’ premiered at the prestigious Cannes Film festival on Wednesday at the French Riviera.

Shortcut Romeo is an upcoming romantic thriller movie, starring Neil Nitin Mukesh in the title role with Puja Gupta as his love interest and Ameesha Patel in a negative character.


Sony Entertainment Television Launches its Magnum Opus

‘Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap’

~ Starting May 27th every Monday to Thursday at 10:00 pm ~

Mumbai, May 23 2013: He belonged to the Sisodia clan of Suryavanshi Rajputs who ruled Mewar… he, for centuries exemplified the qualities that Rajputs aspire to be… he is Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap! Keeping up with its commitment of bringing unconventional concepts, Sony Entertainment Television launches the historical magnum opus – ‘Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap’. The historical drama that narrates the awe-inspiring story of Pratap Singh, one of the first freedom fighters that India ever saw is produced by Contiloe Telefilms. It narrates the 400 year-old story of the revolutionary Rajput warrior ‘Maharana Pratap’ and brings forth the lesser known facts and achievements he made during his lifetime. Multi-talented Superstar Mr. Amitabh Bachchan lends his baritone voice for the first time in a television series to introduce Maharana Pratap’s history on Monday, May 27 at 10 pm on Sony Entertainment Television.

Maharana Pratap is a synonym to Rajput valor, chivalry and perseverance. He was a standalone fighter against Mughal aggression and never bent down to any temptation. He was loved by his men and they stood by him in his fight for independence. Gallantry and love for freedom was in Rana’s blood as he was the grandson of Rana Sangha and the son of Udai Singh. Pratap faced extreme hardship living the life of a fugitive but never gave up his struggle for freedom.

Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap will recount events starting from Pratap’s growing years – the training in his childhood, to the warfare and marvelous contributions he made to the history of India as the warrior Rajput. The show charts the journey of Maharana Pratap’s life right from adolescence to his glorious rise as a leader which led him being rechristened as the first freedom fighter of India. It will also present an important aspect of the legends story – his mother Maharani Jaivantha Bai Songara,

a driving force that inspired him and was instrumental in cultivating the spirit of bravery and humanism in him.

Besides narrating uncharted incidents from his life, the show highlights the relationship between mother-son Jaivantha Bai (played by Rajshree Thakur) and Pratap (played by Faisal Khan) that became an integral part of Pratap’s fight for Mewar.

Stating about the show, Sneha Rajani, Senior Executive Vice-President and Business Head, Sony Entertainment Television said, “Sony is constantly evolving to bring to the fore innovative storylines for the viewers. Taking this commitment forward we are immensely proud to present the story of one of the greatest Rajput warriors Maharana Pratap; it is an extremely powerful concept that is distinctive and refreshing. Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap chronicles the making of the legend Maharana Pratap, his growing years, how he was mentored to become a warrior king. The show will explore the uncharted pages from the life of this young Rajput legend and bring forth inspiring stories for today’s generation. With bringing alive a historical figure like Maharana Pratap, we hope to give the audience an insight into his inspirational life. I am confident that our viewers will enjoy this offering from Sony.”

Abhimanyu Singh, Producer Contiloe Productions said, “We are extremely happy to team up with Sony Entertainment Television yet again. Sony has always been a great platform for Contiloe shows and it is an honor for us to document the life of such a great Rajput warrior. The story of Maharana Pratap, the first freedom fighter of India, is a story that needed to be told. It is a story of an individual who against all odds fought for the dignity and freedom of his people. I really wish that today’s generation is entertained and inspired by this story.”

The show brings together some of the most talented set of actors to essay these powerful roles from history. Playing the protagonist, the fearless hero of Mewar – Maharana Pratap is Faisal Khan. Portraying the visionary character of Maharana Uday Singh, Pratap’s father is Shakti Anand, Jaivantha Bai – Pratap’s mother, his source of strength and inspiration will be played by Rajshree Thakur. Aashka Goradia plays Rani Bhatiyani and Divyaalakshmi plays Rani Sajja Bai, Pratap’s step mothers and they are ably supported by an ensemble of fine actors playing various characters.

Tune in to watch ‘Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap’

every Monday to Thursday at 10 pm only on Sony Entertainment Television

About Sony Entertainment Television:

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) backs Multi Screen Media Private Limited, which is India’s leading television network. It comprises of Sony Entertainment Television (SET), one of India’s leading Hindi general entertainment channels; MAX, India’s premium Hindi movies and special events channel, SAB; a family comedy entertainment channel; SIX, a premier sports entertainment channel, PIX, the English movie channel and MIX a refreshing Hindi music channel. Since its launch in October 1995, SET has created a unique space for itself in the Indian Television industry. Pioneering new waves in television programming, with blockbuster movie premieres, big format non – fiction shows and an impressive array of fiction shows like Kaun Banega Crorepati, Entertainment ke liye Kuch Bhi Karega, Bade Acche Lagte Hain, Kuch to Log Kahenge, Parvarrish, CID and Crime Patrol. Sony Entertainment Television has been providing strong platforms for over 700 brands to reach over 50 million households in India. In addition, Sony Entertainment Television is also available in US, UK, Africa, Europe, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Maldives, Malaysia, Indonesia, Fiji Islands and Seychelles. In total, SET influences over 300 million viewers in the Indian sub-continent, and the South Asian Diaspora worldwide. Sony Entertainment Television is a part of the network of channels distributed by TheOneAlliance – a joint venture between Multi Screen Media Pvt. Ltd. and Discovery Communications India. Other channels in TheOneAlliance bouquet include SAB, MAX, pix, mix, six, axn, animax, Discovery cHANNEL, animal planet, TLC, discovery science, discovery turbo, DISCOVERY CHANNEL TAMIL, discovery kids, aath, aaj tak, headlines today, tez, neo sports, neo prime, TIMES NOW, MOVIES NOW, ET NOW, zoom, SET HD, SIX HD AND DISCOVERY HD WORLD


Students from India are Invited to Become the Education Leaders of Tomorrow:

Nominations and Applications to the WISE 2013 Learners’ Voice Program Open Today

Mumbai, 23rd May 2013: WISE (the Word Innovation Summit for Education) begins its global search for the world’s top 30 young learners (aged 18 to 25) from diverse backgrounds and disciplines to join the Learners’ Voice program. Now in its fourth year, the Learners’ Voice program is one of WISE’s most important global education initiatives and has, since 2009, successfully identified a community of 78 exceptional students and recent graduates from around the world who have contributed their voices to WISE.

Now through June 25, 2013, the call for nominations and applications will be open to outstanding students and recent graduates. This year, 30 Learners will be selected to participate.

WISE Learners’ Voice brings the all-important views of students to the task of rethinking education. A selected group of young Learners will play an active role in the Summit and will have the opportunity to participate in several WISE activities throughout the year.

In 2012, 30 students from 24 countries were selected from hundreds of applications and nominations. In addition to participating in the annual WISE Summit in Doha, the 2012 Learners are currently taking part in a year-long Executive Education Program that combines online sessions, practical workshops and project-based work. They have also attended a selection of high-profile conferences and events, including the Asian Youth Forum in New Delhi, India, and Empower 2013, ROTA’s Annual Youth Conference on Leadership, Service Learning and Global Citizenship in Doha, Qatar.

Students and recent graduates can either apply personally or be nominated by representatives of institutions, organizations, programs and networks. Applicants and nominees must be between 18 and 25 years old (). Participants should be currently enrolled in (or recently graduated from) a course of study at a recognized college, university or training program and be willing to contribute their time to the program throughout the year.

Download the official nomination or application forms from the WISE website:

Nominations and applications are now being accepted online. Submit entries online by June 25, 2013, 18:00 GMT

For more information about the Program, read the Learners’ Voice

Follow their activity on Twitter: #WISElearners, or contact the WISE Learners Voice Team at


About the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE):

Inaugurated in 2009 by Qatar Foundation on the initiative of its chairperson, Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, WISE is the only international initiative for innovation in education that stimulates collaboration and new approaches among diverse sectors – recognizing cutting-edge practices and helping to share them on an international scale. WISE is driven by the belief that the positive contribution of education can be enhanced through innovation in three priority areas: Learning for All, Learning for Life and Learning Anytime, Anywhere. To drive international collaboration in education, WISE has developed a program of year-round activities (such as the WISE Prize for Education, the WISE Awards, WISE publications, the Learners’ Voice, the online platform), including the annual international Summit that is a unique occasion for thought-leaders, decision-makers and practitioners to come together and share concrete solutions to the challenges facing education today.

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While everyone on home turf seems to be discussing Vidya Balan’s sartorial choices on the red carpet ,as she traveled to the French Riviera as part of the prestigious 9-member jury,the actress and her designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee remain unfazed with criticism ,reiterating that the National Award winner aims to represent the country’s cultural heritage and not mainstream glamour ,as India celebrates 100 years of Hindi cinema.

Voicing his vision behind the clothing says Sabyasachi, “Vidya is very clear that she is an actress and nothing more… She clearly kept saying that I and she both shouldn’t forget that she was going there as a jury member and the look should be very, very respectable,”

Vidya’s outfit’s infact had even caught Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone’s attention as he approached her to compliment her on her unique sense of dressing – On home turf too several designers from the fashion fraternity have voiced their support towards her look and styling.

Says designer Anna Singh, “Vidya is looking fine in Cannes… Rekha has worn sarees for more than four decades to almost every place where she goes. Have you seen Hema Malini donning any other garb since the longest time? Vidya is the authentic face of our country and we want her to wear international gowns!Gosh!”.

Adds Sandeep Khosla who has designed for several international names, “Vidya overall has looked so radiant. And we have forgotten that she has done India proud by getting selected as a jury member. Sad but true. Also, I am very disturbed by people criticising the embroidery on Vidya’s sarees. Embroidery goes from India to all the other parts of the world. Why are we so mesmerised by globalization?”.

One of the hugest honors for a star to receive, Vidya Balan was selected as jury member at the 66th Cannes Film Festival, joining the likes of Oscar-winning actor Nicole Kidman, director Ang Lee, Japanese director Naomi Kawase, British scriptwriter-director-producer Lynne Ramsay, French actor-director Daniel Auteuil, Romanian scriptwriter-director-producer Cristian Mungiu and Austrian actor Christopher Waltz as part of the nine-member jury.


Vivel launches Luxury Crème Body Wash with Olive and Shea Butter

Invites you to experience irresistibly soft skin with Vivel Luxury Crème Body Wash

Description: Vivel Luxury Creme Body WashesMumbai, May 23, 2013: ITC’s leading personal care brand Vivel forayed into the body wash segment with Vivel Luxury Crème. The new range enriched with extracts of Olive and Shea butter provides moisturisation and an irresistibly soft buttery experience!

Available in two variants – Shea Butter & Olive Butter, Vivel Luxury Crème Body wash promises a luxurious bathing experience with exotic butters of Olive and Shea that make skin ‘Butter Soft’. The fragrance, infused with essential oils of Copaiba, Pine and Clove, makes bathing an indulgent sensorial experience.

Kareena Kapoor, Brand Ambassador, Vivel says, “It is a delight to be associated with Vivel. When it comes to pampering your skin, nothing beats olive and shea butter – two of the most trusted ingredients for skin care. Shea and Olive Butter have always been a part of my skin care routine. Now with Vivel Luxury Crème Body Wash available with both these exotic butters of Olive and Shea, bathing will be a new experience. Pamper yourself with Vivel Luxury Crème Body Wash for irresistibly soft skin!”

Priced at Rs. 65 for 125ml pack, Vivel Luxury Crème Body Wash is available at all leading retail outlets in India.

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This is the First trip with my Family

The month of May is the vacation month for all of us. From Common man to the celebs. Everyone is going on a vacation. Destinations might to be different but the reason is same- to spend some time with the family and to escape the scorching heat of Mumbai.

Singer Kailash Kher went on a vacation with his wife and son Kabir to Australia. On asking he said, “Due to my hectic schedule, I don’t spend much of the time with my family. I have to stay away from home as I travel a lot on tours and concerts. Moreover this is the first trip with my family. After getting married I did not get a chance to go on a vacation and that is the reason I am in Australia with them enjoying the beautiful Sydney.”
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Rhehan Malliek excited to make his Bollywood debut with Ishkq in Paris

Rhehan Malliek aka popular television actor Gaurav Chanana is soon to make his big Bollywood debut with PZNZ Media’s Ishkq in Paris alongside Preity Zinta.

While the actor was no stranger to the camera ,he chose to attend workshops for a month to sharpen his skills – Talking about what drew him to the film shot extensively in Paris says Rhehan, “Paris, at –20 degrees celsius, was challenging and very beautiful. The film has a simple story with a little message. For me, that’s what Hindi films are about —entertainment — and maybe a message. This is a film you can watch with your family and have a good time”.

All praise for his co-star and producer Preity Zinta says the actor, “Preity Zinta is such a huge star.. I was shocked that she was so humble and normal! She not only treats you as an equal, but she is so generous.. As an actor Preity’s very selfless and is only interested in making the scene better. Working with her was so enriching”.

Under Preity Zinta’s home production banner PZNZ Media, Ishkq In Paris , shot extensively in the romantic city of Paris, comes to a theater near you 24th May 2013.


INDIA, May 23rd, 2013 – This highly-anticipated Emmy®-nominated HBO comedy series created by Oscar® nominee Armando Iannucci that skewers the nuances of everyday office politics – set against the backdrop of the second highest office in the United States kicks off its ten-episode second season on May 24 at 9 PM on HBO DEFINED, with new episodes airing weekly at the same time.

VEEP follows the whirlwind day-to-day existence of Vice President Selina Meyer as she juggles her busy public schedule, puts out political fires, and defends the president’s interests, even as she tries to improve her dysfunctional relationship with the chief executive.

Picking up in the middle of midterm elections, this season finds Selina scoring slightly above-average ratings in several popularity polls, which she uses to increase her influence and to curry favor with the president and his new senior strategist Kent Davison (Gary Cole). But as we saw last season, even the most banal decision made by Selina and her staff can set off a ripple effect with unexpected and far-reaching consequences.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus reprises her Emmy®-winning role as Selina Meyer, Vice President of the United States. The returning ensemble cast of the series includes Tony Hale as Gary, her right-hand man; Anna Chlumsky as Amy, her chief of staff; Matt Walsh as Mike, Vice President Meyer’s weathered spokesperson; Reid Scott as Dan, an ambitious political aide; Timothy Simons as Jonah, a young and somewhat clueless White House liaison; and Sufe Bradshaw as Sue, Vice President Meyer’s executive assistant. Guest stars on the new season include Gary Cole and Kevin Dunn.

Last September, Julia Louis-Dreyfus received the Emmy® for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the series’ first season, with the series being nominated as for Outstanding Comedy Series as well.

The new season of VEEP premieres on Friday, May 24 at 9 PM exclusively on HBO DEFINED. Brand new episodes air weekly at the same time.

There are three 24-hour HBO movie channels available to viewers in India – HBO, the blockbuster movie channel which was launched in 2000, and two premium advertising free movie channels launched earlier this year, HBO DEFINED and HBO HITS available on leading DTH operators, Dish TV and Airtel Digital TV showcases the best of Hollywood and Bollywood content in high-definition and standard-definition.


HBO Asia is able to bring the best of Hollywood to Asia first because of its exclusive licensing deals with major Hollywood studios. In addition to the proprietary and award-winning HBO Original programs that are produced exclusively for HBO viewers, HBO Asia works with a large number of major independent production companies to secure exclusive rights to a host of quality movies. In Asia, HBO Asia offers five subscription movie channels with uninterrupted programming in SD and HD formats – HBO, HBO SIGNATURE, HBO FAMILY, HBO HITS and CINEMAX – as well as a subscription video-on-demand service, HBO ON DEMAND. In India, there are three movie channels – HBO, HBO DEFINED and HBO HITS in SD and HD formats. HBO Asia is a joint venture of HBO (a Time Warner company) and Paramount. For more information, please visit: or

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Citrix Redefines Enterprise Mobility with XenMobile Enterprise

Industry’s Most Comprehensive Solution to ManageMobile Apps, Data and Devices

India – May 23, 2013 – Today at Citrix Synergy™, Citrix announced XenMobile™ Enterprise, the revolutionary new way to mobilize your business. Citrix XenMobile Enterprise edition combines mobile device, app and data management, a unified corporate app store, mobile productivity apps and “one-touch” live support into an inclusive solution for delivering mobile services to business. XenMobile Enterprise includes secure mobile productivity apps such as email and web browsing, as well as secure document sharing, syncing and editing. The beautifully designed integration of these mobile services differentiates Citrix from other companies in the enterprise mobility market.

Today, Citrix also announced a new mobile app market built for XenMobile, focused on business apps. The new app market is will include over 80 apps from leading mobile app vendors – nearly three times the number supported by other mobile technology providers.

Mobilizing the enterprise is about more than mobile devices. It is about people, productivity and the protection of intellectual property. Today’s workforce requires secure and seamless access to apps and data from any mobile device. Employees need mobile, Windows, web and SaaS apps from an easy to use unified corporate app store. They need the ability to view, edit, sync and share data on the go. They also need live mobile support from any device they choose. With its breadth of secure mobile technologies spanning device, app and data management, mobile productivity apps and live support, Citrix XenMobile Enterprise is the only solution that delivers everything required to mobilize the enterprise.

Broad Device Support – Citrix supports the broadest array of devices, from desktops, laptops, smartphones and tablets to Android-enabled cameras and USB sticks. XenMobile has extended its device support to manage and secure new ViewSonic Android-based smart displays. These displays come pre-loaded with XenMobile, allowing IT to remotely deliver and secure apps and data on these devices.

Mobile Productivity Apps Built for Business – Citrix has introduced Worx Mobile Apps, a collection of apps built for business. Worx Mobile Apps include Citrix apps like WorxMail, WorxWeb, Citrix ShareFile®, GoToMeeting® and Podio™, as well as third-party apps that are Worx-enabled via a simple and powerful SDK. IT can find Worx-enabled apps in the new Worx App Gallery and deliver these apps to users’ devices via XenMobile.

View and Edit Documents on any Mobile Device – The integration of ShareFile with XenMobile allows users to view, edit and share data within a secure container on their mobile device. Users get seamless mobile access to enterprise data in the cloud or on-premises including corporate network drives and SharePoint. With anywhere, any device access to enterprise data and a built-in mobile content editor, users can edit, annotate and add free-form signatures.

One-Touch Access to Live Support – With the integration of GoToAssist® Service Desk and Remote Support with XenMobile Enterprise, Citrix is simplifying the support experience for mobile users and ensuring companies are able to maintain maximum uptime and productivity for their mobile workforce. With “one-touch” access, mobile users have a critical lifeline to request live support. Users can initiate service-desk tickets and chat sessions instantly from their mobile devices. They can also transition to full remote support sessions with their help desk teams. Support technicians can retrieve rich user account and device diagnostic information to troubleshoot problems with mobile devices and apps. Technicians can also remotely view and control devices, where allowed by the device OS, for unique and completely comprehensive mobile support.


Stephen Drake, Program Vice President for Mobility Enterprise at IDC

“Customers are continuing to ask for consolidation of enterprise mobility technologies under a single provider. The introduction of XenMobile Enterprise with the inclusion of Citrix mobile apps demonstrates that Citrix continues to make strides and is raising its visibility as a key enterprise mobility company through a growing portfolio of technologies.”

Amit Pandey, Vice President and General Manager, Mobile Platforms Group at Citrix

“The powerful combination of tightly-integrated Citrix mobile technologies and best-in-class remote support is a game-changer in enterprise mobility. This unique offering delivers all of the functionality needed to mobilize the enterprise.”


XenMobile Enterprise is available June 2013. XenMobile Enterprise is licensed with per-device and per-user options on an annual or perpetual term, starting at $65 per year per device. One license of GoToAssist is included with the purchase of XenMobile Enterprise as a limited time promotion – special terms apply.

About Citrix

Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is the cloud company that enables mobile workstyles—empowering people to work and collaborate from anywhere, securely accessing apps and data on any of the latest devices, as easily as they would in their own office. Citrix solutions help IT and service providers build clouds, leveraging virtualization and networking technologies to deliver high-performance, elastic and cost-effective cloud services. With market-leading cloud solutions for mobility, desktop virtualization, networking, cloud platforms, collaboration and data sharing, Citrix helps organizations of all sizes achieve the speed and agility necessary to succeed in a mobile and dynamic world. Citrix products are in use at more than 260,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Annual revenue in 2012 was $2.59 billion. Learn more at

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D – Day: A synopsis.

9 years ago Wali Khan (Irrfan Khan) was sent into Karachi, Pakistan by the Chief of R&AW Ashwini Rao (Nasser) to report the activities of the Most Wanted Man in India.

9 days ago Rudra Pratap Singh (Arjun Rampal) Indian Armed Forces, MARCOS unit, Zoya Rehman (Huma Qureshi) R&AW Explosives expert and Aslam (Akash Dhaiya) a petty thief from the streets of Mumbai, recruited by R&AW infiltrated Pakistan to join Wali Khan and carry out the mission to bring back The Most Wanted Man in India. The man who was going to break all ISI protocol and security and attend his own sons wedding. The man who could on that day be abducted and brought back to India to face justice.

1 day ago everything went according to plan until it all failed. The team sent in to bring The Most Wanted Man in India did the unthinkable – They carried out the most daring operation and almost got away with it. Almost because, something went horribly wrong.


Raksha bandhan special gifts for Mumbaikars living abroad -MM Mithaiwala

Sending sweets to family members living in Mumbai

Mumbai: Festival time can be difficult with friends or family living overseas. As much as we want them back home celebrating the holiday with us, many people simply cannot afford to fly home, or get the time off from work. This leaves a question in mind, what is the best way to remember your brother or sister or any family members who live abroad, making them feel like they are here with us?

There are several gifts but sweets are something very special and touch your heart… sending sweets to your family & friends in Mumbai will become much easier than ever. NRIs can celebrate any festival with their loved ones by sending them sweets of MM Mithaiwala, one of the most authentic sweet makers of Mumbai.The company will launch exclusive gift packages for countries like USA, UK, Dubai, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China, Germany, Africa, Hong-Kong, Canada, Russia, France and many more. Mumbaikars residing in these countries will be able to place the order of their choice to MM Mithaiwala and they will distribute the sweets in Mumbai on their behalf.

This exclusive range will be made of pure ghee, high-quality dry-fruits and natural flavours which come in beautiful gift wrapping, containing Rakhi and Tilak.

MM Mithaiwala, owner, Manmohan Gupta, says “Now Mumbaikars living abroad need not to worry about any festival because we will bring smile on the face of their loved ones by delivering mouth watering sweets at their door step. We will also launch our online shopping portal to reach out to our customers.”

MM Mithaiwala offers Kaju Katri, Laddo,Gujiya , Kaju-Pista Roll, Kaju-Anjir Roll, Badam Burfi, Pista-Mawa Burfi and many more.

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World’s First one take Bollywood Horror movie “Super Natural” pays tribute to 100 years of Indian cinema

Celebrations are in the air as the entire country celebrates the completion of 100 years of Indian Cinema. The very first film was a silent movie, Raja Harishchandra made by Dada Saheb Phalke was released 100 years ago in 1913. After 17 years a sound film, Alam Ara by Ardeshir Irani was released. The Indian Cinema kept on progressing and it has now completed 100 years. Many Bollywood movies has contributed toward this auspicious moment in Indian Film Industry now Worlds First one take Bollywood Horror movie “Super Natural” is going to pay tribute to the 100 years of cinema Producer Satish Reddy and Director Haroon Rashid took the initiative to celebrate this era with a Horror genre. The Cannes film festival is also celebrating the 100th anniversary of Indian cinema.

Producer Satish Reddy said, “Bollywood has completed 100 years and I am happy that I am the part of such a great industry. It is a proud moment for me as our horror movie “Super Natural” is going to pay tribute to 100 years of Indian Cinema.”

“Super Natural” first ever movie which was shot in just 2 hours and 20 minute-long and was completed in one take without a single cut with a crew of 17 people. The movie is also listed in Limca Book of Records and it is also attempting for Guinness World Record.

Director Haroon Rashid said, “It’s great that our film fraternity has joined hands to mark this moment of celebration. It is a wholesome tribute to 100 years of cinema, and the way it has been woven together, similar and yet so distinct, breeds hope and promise that our cinema is not stagnating and repetitive rather it is rising on to setting benchmark in today’s globally highly competitive film market. And if such cinema can be made, Bollywood is actually much more arrived than its songs and dance tag.”

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Dhananjay Films Pvt. Ltd. Records a song with Sonu Nigam with music director Aadesh Srivastav, for BN Ojha’s film Janta vs. Janardhan – Bechara Aam Aadmi!

Sonu Nigam recorded this foot tapping song which was earlier recorded by Shreya Ghoshal in the presence of the producer Dhananjay Kumar Yadav & Director BN Ojha and actor Vijay Pandey

Excited by the way the song recording turned out to be, the happy man Dhananjay exclaims, “This song is going to be a hit in the clubs. Sonu Nigam has done a fabulous job, like he always does. It is a jitterbug track.”

Biji and Surili back on screen in SAB TV’s Lapataganj Ek Baar Phir

Mumbai, May 22nd, 2013: Biji and Surili’s love saga continues as the adorable couple makes a comeback on SAB TV’s Lapataganj Ek Baar Phir! Viewers greatly enjoyed Biji’s antics as he won Surili over and tied the knot at the end of Season 1. The irony was that even after getting married, Biji continued to wait outside Mausi’s house just to get a glimpse of the love of his life!

Despite Mausi’s resistance owing to Biji’s unemployed status, their love story continued to enthrall the audiences. It wasn’t just sweet but extremely entertaining and endearing; it etched fond memories in the hearts of the viewers. But, will this be the same again in Lapataganj Ek Baar Phir. A source revealed that a new face could be signed on to play Surili!

A beautiful on-screen chemistry like the one between Biji(Played by Abbas Khan) and Surili(Preeti Amin) can never go unnoticed. Biji’s charming yet hilarious frolics and an innocent Surili falling for the boy next door had fans raving about their sizzling chemistry. We had earlier heard that Abbas and Preeti shared a fun off-screen chemistry too. No wonder, the pair brought so many colours and emotions to television screens.

It’s sure to bring cheer to the viewers who were avid fans of Lapataganj and promises to have lots in store for those who haven’t! Watch this space for more!

Starting 10th June every Mon-Fri at 10 pm Lapataganj Ek Baar Phir coming on SAB TV


Supporting the cause of protecting endangered species Priyanka Chopra adopts a lioness cub at Jharkhand zoo

Having recently been voted Bollywood’s Woman of Substance, Unicef ambassador Priyanka Chopra who wholeheartedly involves herself in spreading awareness about causes close to her, recently adopted a lion cub at the Jharkhand zoo , with the aim of shedding light on the vulnerable species.

While lions are listed as endangered species on the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List,Priyanka who is a huge animal-lover has gone on to adopt a baby lioness at the zoo, taking care of all of the cub’s requirements be it food, healthcare, medical treatments etc.

Last year the actress had adopted a tigress in Ranchi and even provides financial assistance to the group of Rhesus monkeys in Jharkhand.

Confirms a source, “Priyanka has taken up the initiative of animal-adoption as she wants to do her bit to help protect the species….She is hoping to set an example so that several other animal lovers pledge their support and come forward to work towards protecting endangered species”.


“Ishkq in Paris has been extremely challenging” – Preity Zinta

Having worked in over 36 films in Bollywood,Preity Zinta is anxious as ever with the release of her maiden production Ishkq in Paris ,that will hit theatres this Friday –

The actress-producer admits to the film, being her most challenging so far, especially since she had to don many hats for it – Says Preity, “Shooting this film was not easy… It was a risk. But it was an incredible experience because I was involved in it since the inception. There was so much work on the sets because I was producing it also. I had to take care of every aspect besides my job as a scriptwriter and lead actress”.

Directed by Prem Raj,starring Preity Zinta , Rhehan Malliek and renowned French actress and two-time Academy nominee Isabelle Adjani ,the contemporary romance takes audiences through the journey of two complete strangers who end up spending the evening together in the romantic city of Paris only to cross paths once again in an unusual encounter.

Under Preity Zinta’s home production banner PZNZ Media, Ishkq In Paris , shot extensively in the romantic city of Paris, comes to a theater near you 24th May 2013.


Jacqueline Fernandez loves comedies

Having been part of some of the biggest sequels including Murder 2, Housefull 2 and Race 2, Jacqueline Fernandez who has dabbled in various genres admits to comedy being her favorite – Says Jackie, “Comedies are much more fun to work on. You have the most stress-free time. The best part about working on comedies is that you can be spontaneous and light-hearted.”

The actress however is keen on experimenting with versatile roles ,not wanting to restrict herself to a certain genre,adds Jacqueline, “The beauty of being an actor is that you can experiment with your roles. You get to play make-believe and dress up differently for every movie. For me, this is the essence for being an actor. I try and aim for as many different roles as possible.”


Balma Girl Claudia Ciesla in Germany

The famous German beauty is yet again flying but this time its home sweet home. Claudia Ciesla is travelling to Germany to spend some time with family. Away from the Mumbai heat she will be enjoying the breezy climate of Germany and having pleasure time with her family.

“I keep finding time to visit family but due to the packed schedules I don’t get much time to be with them. So as and when I get time to squeeze out from my schedule and meet my family, I just snatch the chance and travel home. It’s always fun to meet family and to go around with my sisters. This time I am here for 2 weeks and will continue to have a blast here.” says Claudia over a phone conversation from Germany.


Ranbir Kapoor admits his love for mayonnaise on FOX Traveller’s Journeys With Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani!

Description: C:\Users\pradhand\Desktop\FOX Traveller\YJHD release\yjhd.jpgThe fun, drama and masti behind the spicy Bollywood masala movie Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani (YJHD) has a new address – FOX Traveller. Catch witty Ranbir, funny Aditya, spontaneous Kalki & vivacious Deepika on Journeys with Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani- a making of the movie on 27th May 2013 @10 p.m with repeat telecast over the week only on FOX Traveller.

From late march last year, the FOX Traveller team toured with the crew of YJHD to document Ranbir’s tryst with the camera – since he is playing Bunny, a FOX Traveller videographer in this film.

This making of the movie is no less a pot boiler with all the fun, masti, pranks, confessions, star secrets and humorous moments between the cast and crew of Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani. The making of the movie explores what binds the cast, what stresses them, what pushes, tugs, hurts, bends, disappoints and heightens their endeavour to tell a story. What emerged was a series of candid moments – between friends, between takes, between chaos and silences.

The FOX Traveller team travelled with the Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani crew to destinations like Manali, Mumbai, Udaipur and Paris to capture the exhilarating filming moments of the movie, which will be showcased as part of the special episode.

To catch the Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani special, tune into FOX Traveller on 27th May @ 10 p.m. Catch the repeats on 28th May @ 10 a.m, 29th May @ 6 p.m, 30th May @ 11 a.m, 31st May @ 8:30 a.m. & 2nd June @ 12: 30 p.m.

Ranbir: I’m quite an organised packer, cant travel without a big tub of mayonnaise and my guitar! Here is a sneak peek of what’s in store:

Kalki: My travel bare essentials are chappals & shoes!
Aditya: I’m a messy traveller!
Ayan Mukherji: This film will remind you about some of the nicer things in life: love, friendship, family, cameradrie… appreciating the mundane!

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About FOX Traveller:

FOX Traveller has breathed freshness in the way audience looks at and understands ‘Travel’. It is India’s leading travel and lifestyle channel known for showcasing the best the globe has to offer. The channel also creates local productions that embody the channel philosophy- fun is in the journey- and has gained fans and followers across the young TV viewers in the country. It offers a mouth-watering array of food from around the world – street to gourmet- to fun journeys, personalized diaries, mad adventures and sexy destinations.

FOX Traveller reaches out to audiences in India and various South Asian countries including Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The channel is available in four different languages- English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali and is available in High-Definition.

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Dazzling Saira Khan flaunts her bikini body in her upcoming film

Lucky lass as she is called princess of Dubai Saira Khan by her friends, she is ready to bring storm in Bollywood by flaunting her fatal sexy body in bikini. The actress will show her sexy side on camera and your eyes will pop out. Despite being a fitness freak Saira did not want to leave any stone unturned to look her best in a bikini in her upcoming movie “The city that Never Sleeps” which is produced by Satish Reddy and Directed By Haroon Rashid. She improved her diet and workouts in advance as she wanted to look really toned in her bikini scene.

Saira Khan said, “I did not follow a different diet or workout regime to look perfect in the bikini, as I stay fit all year round. I only went on a strict, high-protein diet for some time and increased the intensity of my cardio workouts. Donning bikini is not a everyone cup of tea it’s require art to perform it.”

The Bikini subject and the feel of the film add more sparkles to the film’s charm. The audience’s liking has started developing and people now are on way to sit on the waiting chair. The bikini scene of Saira Khan will create a lot of hype. Sensuous body and sex appeal had always played magic on her fans.

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UK actress Yvette Shaw action Lady in B-Town

Now a day’s Bollywood has become more action freak. We’ve seen Rowdy Rathore, Dabangg, Singham and Khiladi 786. And now the filmmakers Satish Reddy and Haroon Rashid are gearing up for Lady Action pack in their upcoming movie “The City That Never Sleeps”. Our Bollywood have seen only male fraternity ruling the action world on their shoulders but now its turn for the ladies to show her best moves in action series. UK actress Yvette Shaw who had rubbed her shoulder with Hollywood hunk Arnold is ready to show her action in Bollywood flick.

Yvette Shaw said, “I am very excited about “The City That Never Sleeps” movie. It’s going to be a fully packed action dhamaal. Action is my favourite genre which I enjoy the most. I am glad that I get a chance to be a part of Bollywood.”

The Film would be an action-packed adrenaline-punched one, and it would not let viewers down even a bit. An amalgam of thrilling moments and feverish pace, ‘The City That Never Sleeps movie’ doesn’t disappoint the action-loving moviegoer. The movie is going to attempt 20 Guinness world records from which one is already attempted by Veena Malik of most number of Kisses in one minute on hand.

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Rajendra Ganotra is the Editor of Spicy Stars Mumbai

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