We have entered the fifth month of the year, but still, the scare of the pandemic is only on a rising high. Its time that every one of us understand the seriousness of the pandemic, and follow precautionary measures for the safety of you and our loved ones.
As it is the end of the week, we as usual are here to give you a weekly dose of entertainment round-up. Without any further ado, let's jump in to have a glance at the top buzzing news of the week.
You will be missed!
K.V. Anand was a renowned cinematographer and director of Tamil Cinema. He worked as a cinematographer in Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi film industries. Anand suffered a cardiac arrest, and he passed away at around 3 AM. This news has shocked the film fraternity as he was just 54. Renowned actor Bikramjeet Kanwarpal and Inspiring woman, sharpshooter Chandro Tomar also known as 'Shooter Dadi' passed away due to Covid-19 complications.
Oscars 2021 Winners List Announced!
The much-awaited winner's list of the 93rd Academy Awards was announced. 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.
Vakeel Saab OTT Release: Dil Raju pocketing Rs 12 crores in addition to an earlier deal
Vakeel Saab film ended its theatrical run right after two weeks because of corona second wave. Hence, the producer of Dil Raju opted to give the film an early digital release. The film is already streaming on Amazon Prime. With this early digital release agreement with Amazon Prime Video, Dil Raju is pocketing Rs 12 crores in addition to an earlier deal. Now against the initial 50-day theatrical run deal, Vakeel Saab is premiering on Prime just 20 days after the theatrical release.
Ajith & H. Vinoth Collaborate For Third Time
In February this year, Thala Ajith, director H. Vinoth and Boney Kapoor have initiated talks for their third collaboration. And, now it is official that the trio is all set for their hat-trick project after Nerkonda Paarvai and Valimai. Addressed as Thala61, the film is touted to be an action thriller.
Uppena's Rampage Continues On Small Screens, Registers Record TRP
According to the latest reports, Uppena had its world television premiere recently on Star Maa. Continuing the same rampage as that of big screens, it garnered a solid 18.5 TVR and beat Vijay's Master (Telugu version) which only managed to get 4.8 TVR.
Kangana Ranaut To Make Her Digital Debut As Producer
Actress Kangana will produce an upcoming film Tiku Weds Sheru based on a love story and satire. This will mark her digital debut as a producer. In a press statement, Kangana mentioned that the production house will give a platform for new talents and risk with new concepts too.
Akshay Kumar’s Bell Bottom To Premiere On Disney+Hotstar?
The second wave of Covid-19 has affected the nation thus, many movies will be taking OTT routes this year as well. Akshay Kumar's much-awaited espionage drama Bell Bottom may join the list. Reportedly, Bell Bottom will premiere on Disney+Hotstar. The OTT site has offered a whopping amount to the makers.
Stay tuned to Khelo for more interesting updates.