Here are the top news of the day.
From 83 to Bob Biswas, here's how prosthetic in Bollywood movies is created to aid modern-day storytelling
In recent years, with actors and directors wanting their characters to look different and the demand for a film or show to look realistic, the use of prosthetics has increased dramatically.
Bell Bottom: Akshay Kumar on his love for spy films, shooting amid pandemic, and opting for theatrical release over OTT
"It is very difficult to get a good spy drama. It is not easy to make one. To play a spy one has to balance the wit of the character and the physicality and action," says Akshay Kumar.
The Pankaj Tripathi interview | 'I must admit I've reached a burnout; I'm tired of acting and need a break'
Pankaj Tripathi discusses new film Mimi, working with Kriti Sanon in multiple projects including the upcoming Bachchan Pandey, and future films 83 and OMG 2.
The Kriti Sanon interview | 'With films like Mimi, I get more comfortable with the idea of growing as an actor'
In an exclusive interview, Kriti Sanon discusses the leap she has taken as an actor in Mimi, collaborating again with Luka Chuppi director Laxman Utekar, and returning to the small-town template after her breakthrough Bareilly Ki Barfi.
Produced by Maddock Films, Mimi will see Kriti Sanon play the role of a surrogate mother
The employees who received the vaccination mainly belonged to the crew of Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming movies --Heropanti 2, Bachchan Pandey, Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali and Tadap
"Had so much fun playing this character for Bachchan Pandey," said Jacqueline Fernandez after her shoot schedule was over
Bachchan Pandey, also starring Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez, is slated to release on 26 January, 2022
Bachchan Pandey is scheduled to release on Republic Day, next year
Backed by Sajid Nadiadwala, Bachchan Pandey also stars Kriti Sanon, Arshad Warsi, Prateik Babbar, Pankaj Tripathi in pivotal roles
Production slowdown, hybrid releases, PR crises: How mainstream Bollywood coped with 'the year from hell'
Trade analysts put the overall loss to the Hindi movie business anywhere between Rs 5000 crores and Rs 9000 crores depending on who one speaks to, but in all of this it’s important to remember those who have been the hardest hit – the daily wage workers, junior artists, and the single screen owners.
'I love to keep doing different genres': Arshad Warsi on being offered a range of roles on streaming platforms
Arshad Warsi, most recently seen with Bhumi Pednekar in Durgamati, is slowly and steadily broadening the range of characters he is playing onscreen, thanks to streaming platforms
Pankaj Tripathi will join the cast, including Kriti Sanon, Jacqueline Fernandez and Arshad Warsi, for a schedule in Jaisalmer from January 2021.
Jacqueline Fernandez joins Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Arshad Warsi in Sajid Nadiadwala's Bachchan Pandey
Bachchan Pandey is Jacqueline Fernandez's fourth film with Akshay Kumar and her eighth collaboration with producer Sajid Nadiadwala.
In Bachchan Pandey, Akshay Kumar plays a gangster who aspires to be an actor while Arshad Warsi will essay Kumar's friend and a member of his gang.
Directed by Farhad Samji, Bachchan Pandey will reportedly see Akshay Kumar as a gangster and Kriti Sanon in the role of a journalist.
Akshay Kumar, who made his debut with Saugandh in 1991, has multiple upcoming projects.
Akshay Kumar's Bell Bottom avoids clash with Bachchan Pandey; the spy-thriller will now release on 2 April 2021
With the release date of Bachchan Pandey shifted to 22 January, 2021, another Akshay Kumar film, Bell Bottom, will now release in April later in the year.