After five years as director, Karan Johar announced his new film on July 6. Johar said that his next film “Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani” will feature actors Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. In the last 12 years, ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’ will be Karan Johar’s tenth film in which Alia Bhatt is working. Karan Johar’s last film as a director was Ae Dil Hai Mushkil in 2016. Alia acted in a song in this film starring Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Rocky and Rani’s love story is written by Ishita Moitra, Sumit Roy and Shashank Khaitan. The film will release next year.
Cricketer Harbhajan Singh turned engineering student in ‘Friendship’
Famous cricketer Harbhajan Singh will be seen in the Tamil film ‘Friendship’. He is playing the role of a mechanical engineering student in the film. The movie stars Arjun, Loslia Marionation, Satish in lead roles. John Paul Raj and Sham Surya are the directors. The film will release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. The film’s poster was released on July 3, Harbhajan’s 41st birthday. However, Harbhajan Singh has previously made guest appearances in films like ‘Mujhse Shaadi Karogi’, ‘Bhaji On Problem’ and ‘Secondhand Husband’.
Shooting of Alia Bhatt film ‘Darlingz’ begins
Alia Bhatt has started shooting for her first film as a producer ‘Darling’. Alia shared a post from the first day of shooting of her film on social media, saying that she gets nervous before she starts shooting for her films and feels that she will forget her dialogues in front of the camera. She doesn’t think this feeling will ever go away from her because she cares about her work. Directed by Jasmeet K Rein, the film stars Alia Bhatt, Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew in lead roles.
Mandira Prayer for the Secret
Actress Mandira Bedi has penned an emotional post on Twitter for her late husband Raj Kaushal. Kaushal, who directed films like “Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi” and “Shaadi Ka Laddu”, died of a heart attack on June 30. Bedi posted a picture of herself with Kaushal on Twitter late on Monday night in which the director is smiling and looking at the camera. Along with the picture, Bedi wrote, ‘RIP. May the soul of my Raj rest in peace.’ Bedi and Kaushal married in 1999 and have two children – son Veer and daughter Tara. Kaushal’s last rites took place at the Shivaji Park crematorium in Dadar where his close friends from the film industry, actors Ronit Roy, Samir Soni, Ashish Chowdhary and ‘Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi’ actor Dino Morea were present.