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On one side, we have Drashti Dhami who paid tribute to late Sridevi while on the other hand, we have Kushal Tandon showing his naughty side.
Well, today’s list is a bundle of soaring hot news and gossips from the telly world. Sit back and enjoy the platter of Telly updates.
Kashmira Irani takes a walk down the memory lane; shares a throwback from Mannmarziyan
The gorgeous beauty Kashmira Irani, who wooed her audience by her acting chops, recently shared a throwback from one of the much loved shows. The actress who was a part of Star Plus’ Dosti… Yaariyan… Manmarziyan along with Monica Sehgal, Aham Sharma and Shravan Reddy, took a walk down the memory lane.
The beauty shared a video as a throwback which features her dancing beautifully that was indeed a part of the show.
Kushal Tandon is indeed a ‘Naughty Boy’
What’s the fun in being not so ‘Naughty’? Well, heartthrob of the television world, Kushal Tandon, simply leaves no chance of wooing us with his sense of humour.
In a recent post shared by Kushal, the actor is seen showing his mischievous side.
Well, we love Kushal for not only his charm but his naughty side too. Take a look at what the charmer has got to share–
Drashti’s tribute for Sridevi is must watch
While attending a prestigious award function, Drashti Dhami, who is currently seen mesmerizing her audience by her acting in Colors’ Silsila, paid a tribute to Lt. Sridevi. The actress beautifully danced to one of Sridevi’s popular number and proved to be a head turner once again.
Here is a glimpse of her performance. Checkout!
Viraf Patel joins the cast of Bodhi Tree’s web series
Digital media is filled with hot and brewing concepts and new shows are being launched almost on a regular basis. Well, Bodhi tree’s upcoming web series Sins of a Father, helmed by Sukesh Motwani and Mautik Tolia for Viu India, is surely going to leave the audience rooted to its seats. The thriller has the stunning and elegant Shriya Pilgaonkar in the lead role. It will see senior actor Naved Aslam in a crucial role with Teena Singh (Tere Liye Bro) also donning an interesting avatar.
According to the reports in media, Harman Singha, brother of Rannvijay Singha, had been roped in to play the male lead but now we hear Viraf Patel will play the lead role. The handsome Viraf is known for his work in shows like Mahi Way, Rishta.com, Ek Boond Ishq. He was recently seen in Zee TV’s Naamkarann.
Aditi Bhatia and Sana Saeed to come together for Sony TV’s Comedy Circus
Sony TV is all set to launch the new season of Comedy Circus. The channel is gearing up to make its non-fiction band strong. As the viewers would be aware, Comedy Circus is making its comeback after four years, and the makers are leaving no stone unturned to make it a success.
The show will be judged by Archana Puran Singh while Siddharth Sagar, Mubeen Saudagar, Dheeraj Dhoopar, Tejasswi Prakash, Kashmira Irani will be part of the comedy drama.
The latest to join the Comedy Circus bandwagon is none other than the stunning ladies Aditi Bhatia and Sana Saeed. Aditi, popularly known as Ruhi in Star Plus’ Yeh Hai Mohhabatein, has tried her hands in comedy with Comedy Nights Bachao Season 2.
Sana, on the other hand, is quite popular for playing the role of SRK’s daughter, Anjali, in the hit flick Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
Saathiya’s Vishal Singh to play lead in ALTBalaji’s web-series ‘Virgin Bhaskar’
Talented and suave Jigar Modi aka Vishal Singh, who rose to fame with Star Plus’ show Saath Nibhana Saathiya, is all set to make a comeback.
News coming in is that he has been signed on to play the male lead in ALTBalaji’s upcoming web-series, Virgin Bhaskar. The series will be produced by Karma Media and Entertainment and co-produced and creatively helmed by Rashmi Somvanshi.
Donal Bisht to be a part of &TV’s Laal Ishq
The stunning TV beauty Donal Bisht, who has wooed her audience by essaying the role of Sharanya in Sony TV’s Ek Deewaana Tha, is all set to win the hearts of masses by her upcoming next. Sources confirm that Donal will be a part of &TV’s upcoming series Laal Ishq. The particular episode will be produced by Jaasvand Entertainments, which is helmed by Sachin Mohite. The handsome Mrunal Jain will be seen opposite Donal.
A key character from ‘Shakti…’ to say good bye
Shakti-Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki is much loved by its audience. The show has seen a bunch of twists and changes in its tracks and some of them have found their inevitable end. Recently, actress Amrita Prakash entered the show as Jasleen and now according to the storyline her character will make an exit from the show.
Jasleen was introduced in the show opposite Harman (Vivian Dsena). According to the storyline, Soumya (Rubina Dilaik) will sacrifice her love for Harman’s happiness and ask him to marry Jasleen but, Harman will decide to not marry her.
We wish the beauty all the best for her future endeavours!
Mashoor Gulati aka Sunil Grover and Neha Kakkar to be a part of Sony TV’s Dus Ka Dum
Almost a year after Sunil Grover’s popular character Dr Mashoor Gulati from The Kapil Sharma Show went off the air, the much-loved character is set for a comeback.
Recently, the actor-comedian shot for a special episode of Salman Khan’s game show, Dus Ka Dum, with comedian Sunil Grover and singer Neha Kakkar as fellow guests.
Well, seems the upcoming episode of Dus Ka Dum is indeed going to be a treat for the viewers.
Aarya Babbar to direct short film ‘Shunya’
Actor Aarya Babbar, currently pursuing a filmmaking course at the New York Film Academy, will direct a short film titled Shunya, based on communal riots. It will feature actor Yashpal Sharma.
The story of Shunya revolves around a simple villager who is scared for himself and his family. It shows how he gets sucked into fanaticism and as a result, becomes a fanatic himself.
“I went through the script just once and that moment I was blown away and immediately said yes. The story is outstanding and the way Aarya has tried to pass the message is brilliant. Being a short film, he covered all the points so beautifully, and the way he has framed it is something I got very inclined to,” Yashpal said in a statement.
He said it was after a long time that he got a challenging character.
“Plus being a lead… So I was willing to give into it completely. The message, the story and the way everything is put up is so strong, that I’m glad to be a part of this project,” Yashpal added.
This will also be Aarya’s final graduation film for the New York Film Academy. The shoot of the film will start from Saturday on the outskirts of Mumbai in a village called Bhandardara.
Yashpal is known for films like Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, Lagaan, Gangaajal and Aarakshan.
Mere Sai’s title track singer auditions for Indian Idol
Om Sai Om…. A song which the fans and viewers of Sony entertainment Television’s Mere Sai have been listening to for almost a year. The talented singer from Pune, Jaydeep Vaidya has lent his voice for this divine track.
The melodies of this song often give goose bumps to some or leaves the audiences teary eyed. After creating magic on Mere Sai, this talent will soon be seen on the prestigious stage of Indian idol. The talented singer who has been part of the industry was waiting for the right platform.
When contacted, Jaydeep Vaidya said, “I have been a part of the Indian music industry from the past 15 years now and have sung numerous songs. I have received a lot of appreciation from people all over for singing the title track of Mere Sai. It was a wonderful experience and a rare honor to get such an opportunity.”
”This is one of the biggest platforms in the country to showcase one’s singing talent. I am extremely happy that I got to showcase my talent in front of such singing sensations of the country. I hope by Sai Baba’s grace I get selected and become one of the finalists on the show,” adds Jaydeep.
While Jaydeep is thrilled to be a part of the show, Abeer who plays the lead role of Sai Baba is delighted for Jaydeep. He says, “I often get a lot of calls and messages from fans that the title track of the show is mesmerizing and soulful. I am really happy that people are noticing the power of Jaydeep’s voice. We are sure that he will do wonders in life and him being a part of Indian Idol is a blessing from Sai Baba himself.”
We wish Jaydeep all the luck!
I didn’t know Kathak could so beautifully be performed on Zingat- Shashank Khaitan
Colors’ new offering Dance Deewane is stealing everyone’s heart with its stunning performances, the chemistry between the stellar jury triad – Madhuri Dixit Nene, Shashank Khaitan and Tushar Kalia and Arjun’s incredible hosting skills. The dance reality show offers three generations from different walks of life a chance to come together on one common stage and perform against each other. The winner is crowned with the title of India’s ultimate dance deewana.
In a recent episode, the three talented contestants Lalita, Mansi and Siza gave an excellent performance on the all-time chartbuster ‘Zingaat’. What stood out in the act was the inimitable Kathak choreography on this peppy number that left one and all in awe.
Rohitashv Gour received by screaming fans in Shimla
&TV’s popular show Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain has kept the audience continuously engaged and entertained. Rohitashv Gour, one of the lead actors of the show, playing the popular character Tiwari ji, has garnered a huge fan base and rose to popularity post his appearance on the show.
Actors play an integral part in the lives of their fans. While a few fans are subtle in their approach, the rest have a unique way of expressing their love towards their idols. Such fan experiences can always be overwhelming for actors.
Recently, Rohitashv Gour experienced the love of his fans on his trip to Shimla. The actor was there on account of attending an annual theatre festival. He was caught by surprise when within a few minutes he was surrounded by his fans, instantly recognizing him as Tiwariji and eventually the whole excitement led to him getting mobbed.
His surprises weren’t over yet, the actor was overwhelmed when the Mayor of Shimla, Ms. Kusum Sadret came to meet him and shared her likings towards the show. This incident made him realize the huge fan following of the show and the characters they play.
Sharing his experience, Rohitashv says, “I know sometimes it’s very unnerving when so many people pounce on you like that. But it makes me really happy to see that Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain has a huge fan base in Shimla. It was an amazing experience interacting with the fans. I was deeply moved by their love and affection.”