11092021-LSTL-01.qxd 9/10/2021 11:46 PM Page 1 c m y b BLACKPINK’S LISA GOES SOLO TRIBUNE Up next Actor Rana Daggubati will soon be seen sharing screen space with renowned Telugu star and politician Pawan Kalyan in their project Bheemla Nayak. IANS Blackpink’s Lisa is the latest member of the K-pop girl group to make a solo debut with her single album Lalisa, which was released on Friday. The singer took to Instagram to announce the same. IANS LUDHIANA | SATURDAY | 11 SEPTEMBER 2021 KANGANA RANAUT ‘Politics is not at all easy’ Kangana Ranaut organised a special screening of her film Thalaivii in New Delhi on Thursday, September 9. She was accompanied by the producer of the film Vishnu Vardhan Induri. The actress looked glamorous in a traditional silk saree. Talking to the media at the event, Kangana hinted that she could take the plunge into politics later, just like the protagonist of her latest movie. Kangana said, “I am a nationalist and I speak for the country not because I am a politician, but as a responsible citizen. And as far as entering politics is concerned, I might need a lot of support from the public, but right now I am happy to be an actress. But if tomorrow people like me and support me, then definitely I would love to.” The poster of Rajinikanth-starrer Annaatthe released She further added, “In Thalaivii it is shown that the person about whom people thought would never be a politician or would not be able to take care of such a volatile state, not only became the Chief Minister but won the elections a number of times. And her guru or mentor in politics, MGR, always supported her.” Kangana opened up on how working in this movie changed her perception about politics and politicians. She said, “I had a very primitive thinking about politics. Like these are very lucky people who get so much power. But after working in this movie, my thinking changed. I realised that politics is not at all easy and there are a number of challenges.” First look Fans of Rajinikanth can rejoice as the first look of his upcoming movie Annaatthe is finally out! Director Siruthai Siva and Rajinikanth have teamed up for the first time for this project. The film is tipped to be a family-action drama and will be on the lines of Rajinikanth’s earlier hits like Padayappa and Arunachalam. The superstar’s last film was Darbar with AR Murugadoss. Nayanthara, who was also seen in Darbar, will once again share screen space with the actor. An ode to friendship The cast of Yaar Anmulle Returns hopes the sequel will get the audience to the theatres Sheetal A FRANCHISE MAN Actor Harish Verma’s is reprising the role of Tinka in Yaar Anmulle Returns. Also, another franchise film, Golak Bugni Bank Te Batua’s sequel is next in line for him. He says, “I count it as a blessing that my character, Tinka, was the first one that they wanted in the sequel. There were many others who wanted to make a sequel of the popular film, but I didn’t really like the script and did not think that my character had much growth as it had in this one. I hope my character creates the same magic on screen too.” Currently filming for FTER more than a year-long wait, the release of Yaar Anmulle Returns finally gives a reason to celebrate friendship and the return of people to cinemas. With a promise to entertain like never before, the makers are hopeful that the same magic will be created on screen once more. A sequel to the successful film Yaar Anmulle, this one has encapsulated all the friendship goals in WE HAVE TRIED TO BE MORE one go, just like Sharry Mann’s debut hit INCLUSIVE, AS WE BRING IN A song in 2010, Yaar HARYANVI AND HIMACHALI CHARACTER Anmulle, which IN THE FILM. AS A FILMMAKER, I inspired the title of CANNOT THANK ANURAG SIR (ANURAG the film the following SINGH) ENOUGH, WHO HAD MADE THE year. We talk to some FIRST FILM. I HAVE TRIED MY BEST TO of the cast members, TAKE THE YAAR ANMULLE JOURNEY A including, Harish Verma and Nikeet LITTLE FURTHER. Shillon, and the crew. HARRY BHATTI, DIRECTOR HARISH VERMA another project titled Rabb Di Mehar, the actor says. “Although I was offered a few Hindi web series during the pandemic, they did not materialise. I haven’t really made up my mind about working on OTT platforms, be it Hindi or regional.” FIRST DAY FIRST SHOW Here’s what the public has to say about the film: LANGUAGE TALK IT’S A MUST-WATCH Being a Haryanvi myself, I It is a must-watch movie. Every feel the film justified the guy group has a Tinka (Harish Haryanvi dialect and it Verma), Guri (Prabh Gill) and a wasn’t incorporated just Deep (Yuvraj Hans). I went alone like that. The dialogues this time, but will sure watch it were well-written. again with my friends. SONIA ASIJA, student SAHIL PANNU, student NIKEET DHILLON media. I am not a person who posts regularly or keeps up with trends. I want people to know me for my talent, which certainly doesn’t get affected from the likes and comments under your posts,” she adds. THE FOCUS IS COMPLETELY ON YAAR ANMULLE RETURNS AND THE FEEDBACK WE GET. I HAVE WRITTEN A FEW SCRIPTS, BUT A PROJECT WHICH IS REALLY CLOSE TO MY HEART IS BEBE. BEING OPEN TO DISCUSSIONS AND INCORPORATING POINTS FROM OTHERS REALLY HELPS IN TURNING A REGULAR IDEA INTO A SUCCESSFUL SCRIPT. Don’t Breathe 2, starring Stephen Lang, is set to release in India on September 17. The film will be released in four languages — English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Directed by Rodo Sayagues, the film is a sequel to the 2016 horror thriller that was critically and commercially acclaimed. Sayagues has written the script with Fede Alvarez, who had directed the first film. Stephen Lang returns as a blind man. The sequel is set in the years following the initial deadly home invasion, where Norman Nordstrom (Stephen Lang) lives in solace until his past sins catch up. GURJIND MAAN, WRITER TOUCHING MOMENTS The film really touches you. Some of the repetitive dialogues didn’t lose their charm. It grows on you as the AKASH SINGH CHADDA, entrepreneur story moves further. Celebrities bring Bappa home... Bollywood as well as television celebrities were seen in a festive mood as they celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi on Friday (September 10) by bringing Bappa home. The festival marks birth anniversary of Lord Ganesha — the God of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. On this auspicious occasion, people welcome Lord Ganesha’s idols at their homes with great pomp and show. Celebs who got the Ganesha home included Neil Nitin Mukesh, Arpita Khan, Tusshar Kapoor, Sonu Sood, Arjun Bijlani and Divyanka Tripathi, among others. Shilpa Shetty, who is usually accompanied by her family members during Ganpati celebrations, was seen getting the Ganesh idol alone this year. The actress later posted a picture on Chitrangda to play parallel lead next Sara Ali Khan and Vikrant Massey will be seen together for the first time in the movie titled Gaslight. Produced by Ramesh Taurani, the film will be directed by Pawan Kriplani. Now, Chitrangda Singh has also been roped-in for the project and will be seen playing a parallel lead, alongside Sara and Vikrant. However, it is being stated that the role will be totally different from a conventional parallel lead character. Though more details about Chitrangda’s character in the film are unknown, Sara and Vikrant will be seen playing the romantic leads in the film. Interestingly, Gaslight will mark director Pawan Kriplani’s first divergence from the horror-thriller genre. Slated to go on the floors next month, more details about the film are awaited. FINGERS CROSSED Nikeet Dhillon, the actress paired opposite Yuvraj Hans in the film, was waiting for its release, as it was her first big project in Pollywood. She says, “The pandemic affected the release of the film last year. Gladly, it is released now and I have my fingers crossed. I hope the audience appreciates my character.” The young actress in her second year of college got spotted through her Instagram handle, which led to her entry in the industry, but her stance on social media apps is different. “I can go on without social Get set for Don’t Breathe 2 Rahul Vaidya Instagram in which she is seen with her kids. Meanwhile, several other celebs took to social media to extend warm wishes. Ajay Devgn shared a throwback photo from the time when he visited Lalbaugcha Raja’s idol to seek blessings on Ganesh Chaturthi. Ajay wrote in the caption, “Lord Ganesha is the harbinger of all things good—peace, prosperity, progress, happiness and health. Let’s join our hands in prayer to welcome our favourite deity today. Ganpati Bappa Morya…” Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Madhuri Dixit, Soha Ali Khan and others also took to Twitter to wish fans on the occasion. On the other hand, Rahul Vaidya released Ganapati Mahamantra Jaap to celebrate the festival. Neil Nitin Mukesh with his father Nitin Mukesh Tusshar Kapoor with his son c m y b Picture shared
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