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Amitabh Bachchan as Immortal 'Ashwatthama' in Kalki 2898 AD teaser.

Amitabh Bachchan's portrayal of the immortal Ashwatthama in Nag Ashwin's upcoming film 'Kalki 2898 AD' has generated significant excitement, with a new teaser poster revealing Bachchan's mysterious look. The star-studded cast includes Prabhas, Kamal Haasan, Deepika Padukone, and Disha Patani in pivotal roles. The 21-second teaser showcases Bachchan in a cave, invoking curiosity with a child's voice questioning his immortality. Bachchan expressed his unique experience working on the film on X (formerly Twitter), praising the innovative concept and modern technology. The exclusive first look premiered on Star Sports before an IPL 2024 match, building anticipation for the grand science-fiction venture. Despite the initial global release date announcement of May 9, 2024, the lack of updates raises doubts about the schedule. Produced by C Aswani Dutt under Vyjayanthi Movies, 'Kalki' promises to deliver an extraordinary visual spectacle with a musical score by Santhosh Narayanan. sources

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Apr 22 2024, 4 am

Influencer's 20kg self-made gown for Cannes debut took 30 days

Delhi-based fashion influencer Nancy Tyagi, known for recreating pop-culture looks and utilizing her DIY skills, made history with her debut at the Cannes Film Festival. Tyagi crafted a ruffled floor-length gown from scratch using 1000 meters of fabric, taking 30 days to complete and weighing over 20 kg. She shared her red carpet debut on Instagram, expressing gratitude for the support. The baby pink gown featured a sequinned corseted bodice, tiered ruffles, and a long train, complemented by Opera gloves and statement jewelry. Tyagi, part of the Brut India Squad, boasts over 1 million YouTube subscribers and a passion for fashion and beauty. Her Cannes debut marks a significant milestone in her career as a rising fashion influencer. sources

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May 18 2024, 8 pm

Kamal Haasan updates on Indian 2 and Indian 3.

Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan and director Shankar made an appearance during the IPL 2024 promotion of their upcoming film Indian 2. The duo attended the "Cricket Live" session on Star Sports ahead of the RCB Vs. CSK match, where Haasan confirmed the film's release postponement to July 2024. Additionally, he announced that Indian 3 is in the works and is expected to hit theaters for Pongal 2025. The grand audio launch of Indian 2 is scheduled for June 1st, with Kajal Aggarwal as the female lead and Siddharth, Rakul Preet Singh, and Priya Bhavani Shankar in vital roles. Director Shankar explained that the decision to make a third installment was due to the story's complexity, which cannot be contained in a single film. Anirudh has composed the music for the film. sources

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May 18 2024, 9 pm

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Cannes 2024: New Photos

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan continues to shine at the Cannes Film Festival, with recent sightings on the streets of the French Riviera showcasing her cool and stylish look. Opting for a plain black T-shirt paired with matching pants and a printed overcoat, the actress exuded elegance. This marks her 22nd year at the prestigious event, where she has consistently delivered jaw-dropping red carpet looks. Aishwarya's Cannes journey began in 2002, and she has since become a staple at the festival, known for her stunning ensembles. This year, she is joined by other Indian actors such as Aditi Rao Hydari and Jacqueline Fernandes, adding to the glamour of the event. Stay tuned for more updates from the Cannes Film Festival. sources

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May 18 2024, 9 pm

Kartik Aaryan faces personal and physical struggles in film trailer.

Actor Kartik Aaryan unveiled the trailer of his upcoming film "Chandu Champion" in his hometown of Gwalior, showcasing his transformation into a boxer, wrestler, and soldier for the role of Murlikant Petkar, India's first Paralympic gold medalist. Despite personal tragedy following the death of his relatives in a hoarding collapse, Kartik displayed resilience by attending the trailer launch alongside director Kabir Khan. The emotional trailer depicts Chandu's journey from facing ridicule as a child to pursuing his dream of becoming a champion. The film, set to release on June 14, highlights Kartik's dedication to the challenging role, with Kabir praising his physical transformation and commitment to the character. The event in Gwalior was met with enthusiastic cheers and support from fans, reflecting the anticipation for this inspiring biopic. sources

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May 18 2024, 9 pm

K-Netizens support Min Hee Jin petition by NewJeans members.

All five members of the K-pop group NewJeans have shown their support for Min Hee Jin by submitting petition letters to the Seoul Central District Court, although the exact contents of the letters remain undisclosed. The members' parents have also joined in expressing their backing for Min Hee Jin. This development has sparked discussions among K-netizens, with some criticizing Min Hee Jin for involving minors in the conflict with HYBE-ADOR. Others believe that the NewJeans members should have a say in their future as a group and question HYBE's tactics in the legal battle. The situation has raised concerns about the impact on NewJeans' career and the involvement of children in the dispute. Additionally, it has been revealed that Min Hee Jin aimed to become ADOR's main shareholder, shedding light on the investor disputes within the company. sources

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May 18 2024, 11 pm

Tamil actor to star in PM Modi's biopic

Veteran actor Sathyaraj is set to portray Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an upcoming biopic, marking a new attempt to bring the leader's life to the big screen. This news comes after Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi's portrayal of Modi in the 2019 film PM Narendra Modi failed to make a significant impact. Details about the director, producer, and other cast and crew members for the new biopic are yet to be disclosed, but filming is expected to commence this year. Sathyaraj, known for his role as Kattappa in Baahubali, has been keeping busy with various projects across different industries. sources

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May 18 2024, 1 pm

Shanthi Talkies announces film with Siddarth and Sri Ganesh.

Renowned actor Siddharth, known for his impactful performances in various film industries, has announced his collaboration with director Sri Ganesh for an upcoming project tentatively titled Siddharth 40. The film will be produced by Arun Viswa of Shanthi Talkies, the producer of the hit film Maaveeran. Siddharth expressed his excitement to work with the talented team, emphasizing the importance of choosing stories that resonate with audiences. Director Sri Ganesh praised Siddharth's ability to portray both youthful and mature dimensions, highlighting the actor's versatility. The shooting for Siddharth 40 is set to begin in June, with further details about the cast and crew to be revealed soon. sources

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May 18 2024, 1 pm

Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal talks about former co-star Gurucharan Singh

Gurucharan Singh, known for his role in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, has returned home after being missing for nearly a month. His parents had filed a missing complaint when he disappeared on April 22, leading to a kidnapping case being filed by Delhi police. However, Gurucharan revealed during interrogation that he had left for a spiritual journey. His co-star Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal expressed relief at his return, understanding the distress his parents must have felt. She plans to give him space before reaching out, acknowledging his spiritual nature and the need for him to settle back in. Meanwhile, actress Meghna Sharma has left Pandya Store due to lack of focus on her character. sources

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May 18 2024, 3 pm

Jolly LLB 3: Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi wrap up.

Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi are set to return in the upcoming installment of _Jolly LLB_, alongside fan-favourite Saurabh Shukla. Directed by Subhash Kapoor, the team has recently wrapped the first schedule of _Jolly LLB 3_ in Rajasthan. A video surfaced online showing the actors celebrating the filming wrap with a bike ride, highlighting the franchise's signature blend of humour and legal drama. While plot details remain undisclosed, speculation suggests that Kumar and Warsi will find themselves on opposing sides in court, promising an intriguing dynamic for viewers. The franchise, known for its captivating courtroom drama, is gearing up for another courtroom battle royale. sources

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May 18 2024, 5 pm

Kiara Advani shines in new Cannes 2024 photos.

Kiara Advani has been turning heads at the Cannes Film Festival, attending the Variety Global Conversations event in an elegant orange gown and braided updo. Representing India at the Red Sea Film Foundation's Women in Cinema Gala dinner, Kiara will be joined by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aditi Rao Hydari, and others. On the work front, she is gearing up for the release of her Telugu film 'Game Changer' and is set to feature in Farhan Akhtar's 'Don 3'. Rumors also suggest she may join the cast of 'War 2'. Kiara's stunning appearances and upcoming projects have generated much excitement among fans and industry insiders at the prestigious film festival. sources

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May 18 2024, 6 pm

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