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Actor- Writer Sukhmani Sadana impresses Bollywood actors at IIFA

Sukhmani who was seen in the web series Sacred Games and has worked as a writer on Bollywood films like 1920 London, impressed Bollywood actors at the IIFA awards Green carpet, held recently in Mumbai. Sukhmani who started her career as an advertisement copywriter, later acted in the famous Yash Raj TV show Khotey Sikkey- now steaming on Netflix. In spite of looking elegant and mesmerizing, her anchoring skills took center stage, so much so that the Bollywood star Salman Khan complimented her on her chirpy and bubbly nature. Actress Sara Ali Khan appreciated how Sukhmani was fun to interact with and was a treat on the Green carpet.

Sukhmani said, “I’ve always enjoyed acting as well as writing but Anchoring was something that just happened to me. I can talk all day long (ask my friends and family – they’re fed up of my never ending stories) she laughs and because I’m also a writer by profession, therefore brands and clients find my personality a perfect blend to represent them and Anchor for them. Getting to interact with celebrities on the carpet is something that I find easy and enjoyable. I’m in the midst of this Bollywood industry and I also happen to know most of the actors personally so that helps me to keep our chats casual, candid and fun. Salman Khan, Ranveer singh, Vicky Kaushal, Madhuri Dixit, Sara Ali Khan were all adorable but it makes me elated to know they feel the same for me, she blushes. Hash tag- Mutual admiration club!

Vikrant Singh Rajpoot to have a Sultan Type Entry in his show Vidya

Having done around 26 Bhojpuri films and a star in Bhojpuri films, Vikrant Singh Rajpoot who has done the reality show Bigg Boss last year, is all set to play a wrestler in the upcoming TV show Vidya. The actor will have a dhamakedaar entry, like Salman Khan of Sultan, in the show.

Vikrant says, “I am very passionate about fitness and from childhood have been conscious of maintaining a fit body. This will be my debut on a fiction TV show and am happy that I got to play this character where I need to show off my wrestling skills. I will have to fight like a wrestler and for that I have been training for months. I am sure the audiences will like my role.”

The show also has Namish Taneja and Meera Deosthale in the lead roles.

People enjoyed my bhajans in multiple languages in Chicago: Abhijit Ghoshal

Abhijit Ghoshal, who is a singer to reckon with,has made a name in the genre of devotional music. Recently the singer was invited by the Bengali association in Greater Chicago for a Bollywood  concert and the crowds were mesmerised by his performance. Later, he was also invited by a Jain temple to perform and he sang bhajans in Gujarati and many other languages. All of these were his original compositions and the singer got a huge round of applause.

He said, “I received a lot of love from the NRIs in the US. Although being a Bengali, I was singing in many other languages and not once they found it to be different. In fact, they enjoyed it so much that the association invited me to come in the future too. Also, versatility is important and so I felt that singing in multiple languages helps me connect with people.”

Abhijit has won the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 11 times. Ghoshal is now an acclaimed singer in Bollywood and he performs in 14 different languages. He has worked with popular artists like Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Kavita Krishnamurti, Sadhna Sargam, Shaan, Louiz Banks and many more.

A versatile singer, Ghoshal, who has successfully sung Bollywood songs, Geets n Ghazals is now a name in the Bhajan segment- the devotional genre of music. He has sung soulful bhajans of Sai, Kabeer, Tulsi, Durga, Kali, Nirgun, and Sufi. Ghoshal has also launched his new album based on Sai Bhajans, ‘Sainath Aao’ last year.

Celebritries attended Subhash Ghai’s birthday dinner

Meghna Ghai Puri, President of Whistling Woods International and daughter of filmmaker Subhash Ghai, held a surprise birthday dinner for her father Subhash Ghai on January 24th after the 11th convocation ceremony of Whistling Woods International.

212 graduates passed out from Institute yesterday with degrees and diplomas in film & media arts in association with Tata Institute of Social Sciences.

Highlights of the convocation was when Dharmendra and Filmmaker Govind Nihalani were honoured with the Institute’s Maestro awards for their legendary contribution to Indian cinema. Vijay Singh CEO Fox Star delivered an insightful keynote address to the graduates on their future role as flag bearers of the film industry.

The evening was followed by a surprise Birthday party hosted by his daughter Meghna and was attended by faculty heads of Whistling Woods and industry icons like Neeta lulla. Prahalad Kakkar Sabbas Joseph Manmohan Shetty, Pradeep Guha, Randhir Kapoor Ramesh Taurani and artistes who have closely been associated with Ghai, including Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jackie Shroff,  Ronit Roy  Shreyas Talpade, Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik,  Sukhvinder Singh, Satish Kaushik, Alvira, Atul Agnihotri and other prominent guests.

When contacted Ghai admitted, “I feel blessed and humbled that all my friends, the faculty of WWI & stars came to shower their love and affection for me, on my birthday. That inspires you to further your life with joy and courage. That surely keeps me feeling better and younger.”

This latest video of Nora Fatehi on her Instagram is making all the right buzz

One of the top followed actors of the Industry, Nora Fatehi is always on the go in making her fans happy with her hot posses and sexy moves. She excels in giving major fashion goals to her fans quiet often with her social media posts. Recently, the diva shared yet another video of her Kolkata tour which contains small segments of the show.

The performer was in Kolkata on the New Years Eve for a grand concert for her fans where she won all the hearts with her singing and dancing performance. The style diva looks drop dead gorgeous in a golden shimmery skirt and a black top to go along. The attire looks absolutely stunning and gracious on her.

Nora gained all the fame and love with her success post the Dilbar song and she is leaving no stone unturned to win her fans’ hearts all over again. The actress finished her first schedule in Batla House and is gearing up for her key role in Bharat.

Abhijit Ghoshal: I am touched by Annu Kapoor’s depth of knowledge

Lately Music Wizard Abhijit Ghoshal was part of Jashn-e-Rekhta, a three day festival which is celebrated annually in Delhi and it is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Urdu language, literature and culture.

Here Abhijit shared stage with actor Annu Kapoor. The performance was at Major DhyanChand national stadium New Delhi,where Abhijit and Parul Mishra were singing to the storyline narrated by Annu Kapoor.

Everyone knows that Annuji is a stalwart when it comes to an in depth knowledge of Indian music and films.He also sings very well. Abhijit was highly impressed by his impromptu presentation before thousands of music connoisseurs present there.

He said, “I sang some of the most popular Bollywood hits of Majrooh Sultanpuri Saab and loved the way the huge audience applauded by joining in with their vocals. And just like me, the viewers were impressed by Annuji’s deep knowledge of any subject. He knows the history, relevance and is able to keep viewers connected with artists like us through his knowledge. I am happy and honored that I got to share the stage with Annu Kapoor.”

Meanwhile, the event had popular celebs like Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi, Vishal Bhardwaj and many more.

Ravi Dubey and Sargun Mehta turn producers, launched production house DreamIYata

Ravi Dubey, undoubtedly one of the most admired & versatile actor on television, who is at the peak of his career has been winning hearts of many through his popular daily and reality shows and is regarded as the only TV actor to be appreciated alongside Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan in the anchoring space. Be it his breakthrough role in Jamai Raja to hosting popular reality shows like Rising Star and Sabse Smart Kaun, Ravi has been slaying it since the beginning of his career.

Hosting a reality show can be tough but Ravi has single handedly conquered each and every show that he ever been part of. The way he holds the entire show together and keeps audiences engaged is truly incredible. In anchoring space, he broke the conventional pattern of 2 anchors hosting the show and became the first solo anchor to host a popular show – ‘Rising Star.

His popularity amongst his fans is so much that they have been missing him and requesting him to get back in a daily soap. Loved and raved for his chocolate boy looks especially by his female fan followers on social media, Ravi is definitely a heartthrob of many. His captivating personality makes him one of the most lovable hosts and that can be seen from the equation he shares with the participants and their families of the reality show Sabse Smart Kaun. Having been in the industry for more than a decade, actor Ravi Dubey is unstoppable when it comes to his career choices and achievements.

Now after having a successful span of career in TV and being one of the favorite reality show hosts, Ravi Dubey has turned a producer making him the first TV actor to become a producer. The actor who is also known to break the stereotypes and who always made less conventional choices yet different choices has launched his home production DreamIYata which means ‘the infinite dream’ along with his wife Sargun Mehta who is a superstar in Punjabi films. With his creativity, determination, sincerity and love towards his work, Ravi has made such a special bond with everyone that his team members would vouch for his creative feedback and they would ask Ravi to go through all the creative of the show. His sensibilities towards the script and understanding of what a show demands, probed him to be on the other side of the spectrum.

Jimmy Shergill & Iulia Vântur in Studio 5 Elements’ Radha Tu Kyu Gori Main Kyu Kaala

While Studio 5 Elements recently announced Romanian star Iulia Vântur as the lead in Prem Soni’s Radha Tu Kyu Gori Main Kyu Kaala, official sources confirm that Jimmy Shergill has been roped in opposite the actress in the film.

Though early reports suggested that Jimmy was part of the film, the makers confirm that the Punjab superstar has finally come on board and will soon start his prep for the film.

Says Jimmy Shergill, “Radha Tu Kyu Gori Main Kyu Kaala is a film that will awaken a lot of minds towards the love and warmth that this country has to offer. It’s deep rooted in Indian culture and I’m glad to be a part of this film.”

Talking about the film says Iulia, “Born in the West I have been fascinated by India and it’s culture for a very long time. I’m happy to be part of a film that speaks about Krishna consciousness and deals with a strong social issue that India is facing today. It’s a humble experience to play the person that experiences  the Atithi dev bhav that this country graces  guests on their welcome.”

Prem R Soni Reveals The Teaser Poster Of His Next ‘Radha Kyun Gori Main Kyun Kaala’

Nora Fatehi’s first look from the upcoming Arabic version of Dilbar video song

Nora Fatehi has currently been busy gearing up for the next huge step her career is taking. The actress and dancer who have given the world viral hits like Kamariya and Dilbar will be surprising fans again with a few more feathers added to her cap.

The Bharat actress has been busy editing the song that will soon be released for the world to see. The song is the collaboration with extremely popular Middle Eastern and African band, Fnaire, and is the Arabic rendition of Satyameva Jayate’s Dilbar.

Nora whose hard work, blood and sweat have gone into creating this track will also be launched as a pop star with it. The actress will now also be seen showing off her singing abilities, songwriting skills and talents as a producer. Audiences will see Nora take on all three roles in this new music video that will soon be launched by T series!

In less than a month, fans will get to be floored again by this beauty and this time enjoy new aspects of her talent that she will surprise fans with!!