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Entertainment news live updates: Sunny Deol celebrates birthday, Kartik Aaryan’s Dhamaka trailer out

Entertainment news live updates: Kartik Aaryan's Dhamaka teaser will be unveiled today. Earlier slated for a theatrical release, the Ram Madhvani directorial will stream on Netflix on November 19. Sunny Deol also celebrates his birthday today.

By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: October 19, 2021 8:08:09 pm
dhamaka trailerKartik Aaryan plays the lead role in Dhamaka. (Photo: Kartik Aaryan/Instagram)

It’s time for all the Kartik Aaryan fans to rejoice as the trailer of his next film, Dhamaka is releasing on Tuesday. The film marks Aaryan’s first collaboration with filmmaker Ram Madhvani, who recently delivered a hit web series, Aarya starring Sushmita Sen in the lead role.

In the movie, Aaryan essays the role of a news anchor Arjun Pathak. He gets embroiled in a tense situation when a terrorist calls him with a bomb threat. That call changes his life forever.

Earlier slated for a theatrical release, now the film will stream on Netflix from November 19. It also stars Mrunal Thakur, Amruta Subhash, Vikas Kumar and Vishwajeet Pradhan in pivotal roles.

Talking about the film, Kartik said that the experience of working with Ram Madhvani allowed him to ‘explore and showcase a new facet of my personality’. “Dhamaka has been a very exciting & enriching experience for me as an actor. Working with a maverick like Ram Madhvani has allowed me to explore & showcase a new facet of my personality. I am thrilled that the film will reach audiences & my fans all around the world on Netflix,” the actor said in a statement.

Director Ram Madhvani said that as a filmmaker, he is always “inclined towards human stories.”

“Though this one is a thriller at the outset, there lies a lot of emotion and drama in the screenplay that leads to the adrenaline rush. This film demanded a young actor, with a certain amount of rawness in the space. Kartik, being one of the most talented actors in Bollywood, fits the bill,” Madhvani said.

In other entertainment news, Sunny Deol is celebrating his birthday. His brother Bobby Deol shared a photo of the actor with his siblings that included sisters Ajieta and Vijeta. Sunny turns 65 today.

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Actor Sunny Deol, who turned 65 today, celebrated his birthday with filmmaker Anil Sharma in Mumbai. Deol was seen cutting a Gadar 2 themed cake, marking the beginning of the film.

Sunny Deol with filmmaker Anil Sharma. (Photo: PR handout)

Director Ram Madhvani also shared his experience of working with Kartik Aaryan. The filmmmaker, who is collaborating with the actor for the first time, said he wants to work with him again. “I have been wanting to collaborate with Kartik Aaryan for some years now . I’m thrilled he wanted to do Dhamaka. Every day Kartik gave his all to the 360 degree system with which I work. His full involvement, his passion, his precise calibration as an actor is something that I hugely respect. It would be great to collaborate with him again because he made my work better,” the Aarya maker said.

Besides Dhamaka, Ram Madhvani is also preparing for the second season of Aarya which will stream on Disney Plus Hotstar soon.

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