Bollywood Today – 15th May 2012

You could always rely on this Bollywood news update to keep you informed about all the nitty- gritty of your favourite Bollywood celebrities. So dive in to find out what is new that is happing in Bollywood.

  • Actor Sridevi has responded sternly to criticisms that she pressurises her daughter Jahnavi to stay in shape and look fit all the time. She made it pretty clear that she does not want her daughter to become an actor.
  • Looks like the very versatile Mahesh Manjrekar’s only connection to Bollywood these days is Salman Khan. According to him, it is his friend Salman whom he obliged by acting in films like Wanted, Daabangg, Ready and Bodyguard.
  • It turns out the only things that could draw attention to her Hindi debut were Paoli Dam’s nudity, sex scenes and the bare back. If this was not what Paoli had planned for, the controversy over her Bollywood debut was even more unwanted.
  • Javed Akhtar is pretty impressed with the work that the young Bollywood filmmakers are doing. The veteran writer-lyricist, who has been associated with the industry for more than 40 years now, is keen on watching the current hot-on-list much talked-about Vicky Donor directed by young director Shoojit Sircar.
  • Ishaqzaade is definitely the movie of this week as movie-goers choose this one over the Karisma Kapoor starrer Dangerous Ishhq, in which Karishma reappears on the silver screen after nine long years.
  • Kalki Koechlin won’t be accompanying her director boyfriend Anurag Kashyap to the Cannes this year as she will be busy shooting for her upcoming films.
  • Actor Rishi Kapoor has planned to spend his birthday in the lap of the mountains of the Kashmir valley. The actor, who celebrates his birthday in September, is known to have a fascination for the valley.
  • The cute little girl from the Rasna advertisement is gone forever. Falling victim to a plane crash in Nepal on Monday morning that killed 15 other people along with her mother who was travelling along with her, child artiste Taruni Sachdev succumbed to death. She had appeared in over 50 commercials in her small career and had also acted in some films.
  • That Ishaqzaade has done wonders in the box office is no secret and leading actress of the film Parineeti Chopra has credited directed Habib Faisal for the success.
  • After Murder 2 and Housefull 2 and Jacqueline Fernandes is eyeing another success with the sequel Race 2.
  • Among the many Bollywood ladies who are gearing up to walk the red carpet at Cannes this u=year are Sonam Kapoor and Aishway=rya Rai Bachchan.
  • Internationally applauded veteran filmmaker Mrinal Sen, who celebrated his 90th birthday yesterday, is gearing up to take on the director’s chair yet again.
  • Veteran actress Rekha was sworn in as a member of the Rajya Sabha on 15 May in New Delhi.
  • It has been learned that actor Lara Dutta is all geared up to appear in film again post her baby-birth in January.
  • Looks like Shah Rukh Khan is going to have a romantic year ahead of him with both his upcoming films-Yash Chopra’s yet-unnamed directorial debut and Rohit Shetty’s Chennai Express rumoured to be romantic flicks.

That is all for today. hoping that u will catch up with us again tomorrow, Good Bye.