India is fighting with the second wave of COVID-19. Already, several film releases got postponed and several film shootings came to a grinding halt. While IPL has become a sole entertainer in these testing times, in a rather shocking update, it also got suspended amidst the COVID-19 strike. As the virus spread is on a fast surging rate, many celebrities are contracting the virus and several succumbed to death. Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone's family also tested positive for the virus, and her father got hospitalized.
Let's check out other buzzing news of the day from entertainment.
IPL 2021 Suspended!
The entertainment-rich cricket carnival IPL 2021 got suspended indefinitely following a rise in cases of COVID-19 within the bio bubble. This is a huge shock to all the cricket fans who were beating their pandemic blues with IPL.
Mohanlal's Drishyam 2 Goes To Bollywood!
After getting a Telugu remake, Mollywood Superstar Mohanlal's crime thriller Drishyam 2 is now getting a remake in Hindi. Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathak’s Panorama Studios International have acquired the remake rights, and very soon details about the cast will be revealed.
Twitter Suspends Kangana's Account!
Controversial Queen Kangana Ranaut has spurred an uproar with her controversial tweets on the post-election results in Bengal. As her tweets triggered sharp reactions on social media, Twitter suspended her account permanently.
Chiranjeevi Demands Padma Award For Dasari!
Today marks the birth anniversary of Darshakaratna Dasari Narayana Rao. Remembering the legendary filmmaker and his great contribution to the Telugu industry, Mega Star Chiranjeevi demanded a Padma award for Dasari.
Anil Ravipudi's Master Plan - A Visual Feast To Nandamuri Fans!
It was already known that Anil Ravipudi and Natasimha Nandamuri Balakrishna are joining hands for a project. Now, the latest update is that the film will be a multi-starrer and will also have Nandamuri Kalyan Ram as the other lead. As Nandamuri fans are waiting for this combo for a long time, the film is surely going to be a visual feast to all Nandamuri fans.
Anasuya's Thank You Brother A Freemake?
Anasuya Bharadwaj's thriller film Thank You Brother is gearing up for a direct OTT release on Aha this Friday (May 7). Meanwhile, the film landed in an allegation that it is a freemake of a Nigerian film Elevator Baby, which also deals with the same plotline. However, makers are yet to respond to these allegations.
Stay tuned to Khelo for more interesting updates.