Hey everyone, firstly we Khelo team wish you a very Happy weekend. We hope you are aware of our new segment, "News wrap of the day." As it is the end of the week, we are here today to give quick deets of the controversies, gossips, big announcements, unique achievements, etc. that hogged the limelight this week from the world of entertainment. Without further ado, check out our weekly wrap, especially curated for YOU.
1. Sudeep’s Vikrant Rona - World 1st Film To Have Sneak Peek On Burj Khaleefa
Kannada star hero Kiccha Sudeep's upcoming fantasy adventure thriller Vikrant Rona is going to be the first film in the world to have a title logo launch at the prestigious Burj Khaleefa. Sudeep is also the first actor to get this rare honour.
2. The Big Announcement of Vijay D's LIGER!
Tollywood heartthrob Vijay Deverakonda and dashing director Puri Jagannadh's much-awaited sports drama is titled LIGER (which means a crossbreed of Lion and Tiger).
3. Varun and Natasha's big fat wedding
Varun Dhawan is to exchange vows with his long-time girlfriend Natasha Dalal on 24th January. The wedding was postponed to 2021 due to the Covid pandemic last year. The couple will do a destination wedding at Alibaug under strict security measures.
4. Samantha Achieves A Rare Feat
Samantha Akkineni became the first Indian actress to have a character emoji for her upcoming digital and Bollywood debut web series The Family Man 2. The new season of the series with Samantha as the antagonist will stream from 12th February 2021.
5. Tandav Controversy
Saif Ali Khan's Amazon Prime's web series Tandav is the talk of the town as it faced massive outrage. It landed in legal trouble. Complaints were registered against the makers for hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. The makers apologized unconditionally and removed the portion that created controversy.
6. Vijay's Master enters the prestigious 200 Cr Club
Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi starrer Master that released for Pongal made its entry to the coveted 200 Cr club. Master is Thalapathy's 4th film to walk into the club. However, this is just a buzz, and the team is yet to officially announce the numbers.
7. Mollywood actor Tovino Thomas launches own banner
Mollywood actor Tovino Thomas who celebrated his birthday 2 days back has announced a new chapter in his life - His own production banner - Tovino Thomas Productions. He stated that he intends to be a part of more movies that matter and add further value to the industry through his banner.
8. Bigg Boss participant slams Kamal Haasan
Suchitra, Bigg Boss (Tamil) participant has made some scathing remarks against the show host Kamal Haasan. In an extremely abusive post, she called out Kamal for distributing clothes from his new clothing brand and asking her to endorse it as Khadder fabric.
9. Speculations Abuzz On Yash and Nusrat's Relationship
Yash and Nusrat's relationship became a trending topic after the video of the actors visiting Dakshineswar Temple got viral. Many speculated the increasing closeness between Yash and Nusrat caused trouble in Nusrat and Nikhil's marriage.
10. Lily Chakraborty Hospitalized
Veteran actress Lily Chakraborty was rushed to the hospital after her oxygen level dipped. The actress had tested positive for COVID-19 last week.
Stay tuned to Khelo for more updates.