Hey readers! Another week has ended, and we welcome you to the KHELO Weekly roundup - where we make sure you caught up with all the top stories that hit the headlines this week. With no further ado, dive in and have a look at all the top newsmakers of the week.
IT Raids Anurag Kashyap and Taapsee Pannu's Properties, Taapsee's Replies With Sarcastic Tweets
The Income Tax department has raided the properties of Taapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap, Madhu Mantena, and Vikas Bahl this morning regarding tax evasion on March 3. Anurag and Taapsee are accused of income tax fraud. Reportedly, the agency has noticed a disappearance of worth Rs. 650 crores. Taapsee has opened up with a series of sarcastic tweets.
Karan Johar Introduces 14 New Filmmakers
Karan Johar introduced 14 new directors under his banner Dharma Production. KJO took to his social media handle to share this big announcement. The filmmaker believes the modern perspective of the young and talented directors will bring in a new age of Indian cinema.
Elaborate underwater stunts in KGF 2
After the roaring success of KGF: Chapter 1, efforts for making KGF 2 spectacular is underway. As per reports, an underwater action sequence is planned and is said to be the longest such fight in Indian cinema. It is sure to thrill the audience.
Vijay Sethupathi may play an aged character in Vetrimaaran film
Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi is rumored to play an important role in Vetrimaaran's next. The film will have Vijay Sethupathi playing dad to the lead actor Soori.
Suneil Shetty's Son Ahan Shetty's Bollywood Debut On This Date
The first look poster of Tadap will release on Sep 24. The film will mark the Bollywood debut of Suneil Shetty's Son Ahan Shetty. The movie features Tara Sutaria as the leading lady opposite Ahan. Bolly superstar Akshay Kumar announced the project on Social Media. Ajay Devgn also made the announcement.
Mammootty's The Priest postponed again - Producer reveals reason
Mammootty-Manju Warrier's The Priest was initially planned for a February release but got postponed to March 4. Now, the producer has deferred the date again. The producer Anto Joseph has revealed that since permission for screening 4 shows daily was turned down in the state and also theaters in other countries being shut, the team is forced to postpone the release date.
Nani's V REMOVED From Amazon Prime
Following the defamatory case complaint by Bollywood actress Sakshi Malik for using a picture of her without her consent to depict a commercial sex worker in the film, Bombay High court has ordered Prime to take down the Telugu film V, until the makers remove the objected scenes. The film stars Nani and Sudheer Babu in the lead roles, and had a direct digital release on Prime on 5th September 2020.
Fahadh's Malik to compete with 2 other films for Eid
May 13 is going to be big for Mollywood. Nivin Pauly's Thuramukham and Fahadh Faasil's Malik will clash with the biggie Mohanlal's Marakkar. However, the young actors have decided not to alter their film's release and will compete with the senior superstar.
Prosenjit Chatterjee's Daughter To Make Acting Debut?
Not many know that the Bengali superstar has a daughter named Prerona Chatterjee with his ex-wife Aparna Guha Thakurta. Recently, Prerona was seen in a picture with filmmaker duo Sudeshna Roy and Abhijit Guha. Soon, people started to speculate about Prerona's acting debut. However, film director Abhijit has shunned the rumors saying Prerona's mother is a close friend to them. She is studying law in London and she has no plan of making a career in the film industry.
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