Mid-week Wrap: A Glance At Top Entertainment News Stories Of The Day

Mid-week Wrap: A Glance At Top Entertainment News Stories Of The Day

5 May 21 @ 6:18 PM | By Team Khelo

Drive away your mid-week blues with these top entertainment news stories of the day. 

Kannada Superstar Kiccha Sudeep In Talks For Two Big Projects

Kannada Superstar Kiccha Sudeep is a popular face both in South and North India. Now, as per the latest ongoing speculations, Sudeep was in talks for two upcoming big-budget pan-India films Adipurush and RC15. While he is in consideration to play Vibishana in Adipurush, he is in talks to lock horns with Charan as an antagonist in RC15. However, Sudeep is yet to sign the films. 

Drishyam 2 Hindi Remake Lands In Legal Trouble

Yesterday, we reported that Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathak’s Panorama Studios International have acquired the Hindi remake rights of the Malayalam thriller Drishyam 2 - The Resumption. Now, the project faces legal trouble! Viacom 18 Motion Pictures have sent him notices regarding the legal rights of the film. For the unversed, Hindi remake of Drishyam starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu was directed by Kumar Mangat and produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. But, Kumar Mangat planned part 2 with the same cast under his company without Viacom. Viacom 18's spokesperson said that Mangat cannot make the film independently, however, Mangat has dismissed their demand.

OTT Services Offering Stunning Deals To SSMB28

Even before the official launch, SSMB28, the third collaboration of Mahesh Babu and Trivikram Srinivas is high on demand in trade circles. According to the latest reports, a bunch of OTT services has already offered makers stunning deals for digital rights. However, makers are not keen to close the deals anytime soon.

Sonu Sood Saves Lives Of 22 Critical Patients, Celebs Applaud

As the second wave of the pandemic hits India hard, many people are facing trouble arranging oxygen, hospital beds, and other health essentials for their close ones. Many hospitals are putting SOS messages on social media. Sonu came forward to help one such hospital in dire need. Sood and his team put tremendous effort to ensure that the ARAK Hospital in Bengaluru has been provided with oxygen. Sonu Sood foundation arranged 16 oxygen cylinders after they got an urgent call from MR Satyanarayan. Celebs are praising his work.

Hrithik Roshan To Opt-Out From Vikram-Veda? 

Aamir Khan walked out of the Hindi remake of Vikram Veda in December 2020. After that Hrithik Roshan was roped in to play the lead in the thriller. However, now some reports claimed that the War star is also planning to opt out of the movie. A report suggests that Hrithik Roshan has worked out with the makers on a schedule and dates. But, lockdown happened and meanwhile, Hrithik lost his interest in doing the project. However, confirmation regarding the same is awaited. 

Vijay Deverakonda Signed His Second Project In Bollywood?

As the saying goes, two birds for one shot, Tollywood sensational heartthrob Vijay Deverakonda is making his Bollywood and pan-India debut with Liger. Now, if the latest reports are to be believed, Vijay signed his second film in Bollywood and will be romancing star Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif. However, details about the project are still under wraps and an official announcement is awaited. 

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