It's Monday, and we hope you a great week ahead. Firstly, as the corona cases are cranking up at a rapid pace, we request all our readers to follow the precautionary measures and avoid stepping out of the house unless necessary.
We knew that it will be all gloom to get cooped in homes, but it is the need of the hour to stop the spread. To lift your spirits up in these testing times, we Khelo team are working our best to bring up some exciting updates from Indian cinema. And here in this article, you can have a quick recap of all the trending news of the day from Indian cinema.
Oscars 2021 Winners List Announced!
The much-awaited winner's list of the 93rd Academy Awards was announced today. The prestigious cinematic event took place in Dolby Theatre and Union Station in Los Angeles, with no audience and no host. As expected, Nomadland bagged maximum awards, including Best Picture Award. Chloé Zhao made history by becoming the first Asian woman to win the Best Director Award in the Oscars.
93rd Academy Award Paid Tribute To Irrfan Khan And Bhanu Athaiya
Oscars 2021 took place today in Los Angeles, US. The 93rd Academy Award ceremony celebrated cinema like every year and also gave tribute to the renowned film personalities whom the world lost in 2020. Late Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who was a prominent face in Hollywood was mentioned in the video segment. Bhanu Athaiya, the Indian costume designer who won big at the Oscars in 1982, was also remembered. A special tribute was given to the King of Wakanda, Chadwick Boseman.
Salman Khan In Awe Of Allu Arjun's Grace!
Stylish Star Allu Arjun's blockbuster song Seetimaar was remixed in Hindi in Salman Khan's much-awaited action film Radhe. Releasing the song on social media this morning, Salman thanked Allu Arjun and wrote that he absolutely loved the way Bunny performed in the original song. He also expressed his love for Bunny's style and grace. However, the remix has got mixed responses from the movie buffs, who felt that Salman failed to re-create the magic of the original.
Nagarjuna Set To Explore The Digital Space With Two Big Projects!
Nagarjuna is the latest actor to join the digital bandwagon. As per the reports, Nagarjuna has two National level web-series in his line-up, and he is excited to be part of them. Meanwhile, Nagarjuna's latest film Wild Dog, which underperformed in theatres is setting records on Netflix.
Alia Bhatt And Faye D’Souza Join Forces To Help Covid Patients
Actress Alia Bhatt and renowned journalist Faye D’Souza have come forward to share details about COVID-19 resources across the country. Both celebrated women are using their social media handles and huge following to promote the information verified by their teams. Alia and Faye have started their initiative today. Their post gave important details regarding the bed and oxygen cylinders available in Mumbai along with the contacts for the people.
Farhaan, Richa Chadha And Other Celebs Slam The Government For Oxygen Crisis
Covid-19 second wave has revealed the sad condition of our healthcare system. The crisis has reached a level where numbers of people are dying due to the lack of oxygen, hospital beds, and other necessities. Naturally, the people in power have come under the scanner. Netizens are questioning the central government for the current spike in the COVID-19 cases and the utter disaster that followed. Recently, Sonu Sood had written that our healthcare system has failed. Now, many B-town celebs are openly slamming the government for the nationwide crisis.
Stay tuned to Khelo for more interesting updates.