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From Bobby to Finding Fanny Why Bollywood never gets bored of Goa

Sep 16, 2014    

Bollywood's love affair with Goa seems to be like a never-ending honeymoon. Forty two years ago, a 15-year-old Dimple Kapadia made her debut in the film Bobby, playing the daughter of a Goan fisherman. Rohit Shetty has shot the entire Golmaal series in Goa. Last week's release, Homi Adajanias Finding Fanny, is also set in Goa, with Kapadia playing a cranky old Goan matriarch who could easily be Bobby Branganza's grandmother.Director Sujoy Ghosh has a theory as to why filmmakers choose to set their films in Goa. Filmmakers very regularly go to Goa, to write their films," he said. "So ...

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