Nargis opts out of Shaukeen remake

Will Shraddha Kapoor replace her ?

Mumbai | Updated: March 20, 2014 2:21:03 pm
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It has been confirmed by her spokesperson that Nargis Fakhri is doing a Hollywood film with Paul Feig the American director, actor and author who directed the blockbuster Bridesmaids and created the critically acclaimed show Freak. But, the actress whose Main Tera Hero will be releasing soon, had to opt out of the Hindi film that she had given her dates to— the Shaukeen remake opposite Akshay Kumar and shoot for her Hollywood venture. The film is being directed by Abhishek Sharma who has directed Tere Bin Laden and Tere Bin Laden 3 and also has Anupam Kher, Paresh Rawal and Annu Kapoor playing three old men who are attracted to a young woman. Reports say that Shraddha Kapoor is in talks for the film. We messaged Sharma to confirm the news,  but he did not revert back.


Abhimanyu turns global baba

Abhimanyu Singh who was last seen in Goliyon Ki Rasleela…Ram-leela is all set to expose the ‘baba’ racket in his next film titled Global Baba. Directed by Manoj Tiwari, the film will see Singh as a baba wearing a yellow robe and malasThough he had a choice to base his character on several real life babas to choose from, he finally decided to give his own touch to his character. His dialogues and mannerisms will make it obvious as to whom he resembles. Singh is presently dubbing for the film.


Roy to take off in first week of April

Bhushan Kumar of T- Series confirmed that his production venture Roy, to be helmed by Vikramaditya Singh, will take off in the first week of April. “The shooting will begin in April.
Ranbir Singh will join in June and we  should wrap up the film by July,” said Kumar. Also starring Arjun Rampal and Jacqueline Fernandez, the film should be ready for release in September as scheduled.

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