Some funny moments apart, it’s unlikely to bhooth-capture the box office
Sholay's reappearance in a new format may not create quite the same ripples, but 3D or not, it is definitely worth a revisit.
If you were hoping that animation films would come of age with this purported epic, you are in for a disappointment. Though the characters from the Mahabharat have faces and voices of the biggest stars, the images do not add up to a compelling canvas. Not by a wide margin.
Satyagraha has a clutch of fine performances but it never comes close to clicking into top gear. It leaves you more disappointed than angry.
"If you limit yourself, you can't reach where you can. If there is a requirement for a role, I will do it. Why to limit myself? By limiting yourself, you lose opportunity to prove yourself. So, I don't have any limitations," Akshara said
Salman Khan, Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit Kajol and Vidya Balan led the celebrity roll call at the star-studded event
Akshara Haasan did not have any plans to turn actor but when the offer to star in Shamitabh came her way, she could not say no
"We do not have conditions of ego in our profession, at least I do not, I do not know of the others," Big B said
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who will be seen lip-syncing for actor Dhanush in director R Balki's Shamitabh said that his voice is 'terrible'. "I'm not a singer," he said while promoting his film in London. Meanwhile, Anushka Sharma's prosthetics in her home production NH10 is almost invisible due to her deglamourized look in the film. Hrithik Roshan and Sushant Singh Rajput will next be seen in period films, Mohenjo Daro and Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!, respectively and Dil Dhadakne Do will reportedly be promoted through a string of musical concerts.
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who will be seen lip-syncing for actor Dhanush in director R Balki's Shamitabh spoke about the film's complex voicing while promoting it in London. He said "I recorded the entire script inside a dubbing theatre." Big B, who's voice was also in the news for his soulful rendition of the National Anthem, was asked if he would sing more. He said, "My voice is terrible man. I'm not a singer".
Indian cinema legends Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan rubbed shoulders with each other at the music launch of Big B's upcoming film Shamitabh. Meanwhile, Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan announced his return to the small screen amid fireworks, with his sparkling wit on full display.
Actor John Abraham seems to be making up for lost time. The actor, who has announced his association with Hera Pheri 3 recently, will reportedly be a part of Aankhen (2002) sequel. John will play the role of a visually impaired person in the film, which also stars megastar Amitabh Bachchan, from the original.
: Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan took the promotions of their upcoming film Shamitabh to London.
Celebs at various social events in Mumbai
Aishwarya Rai's fans have a reason to rejoice as the Bachchan bahu is back to dazzle on the big screen in director Sanjay Gupta's upcoming action thriller film Jazbaa.
It was a gathering of the most august sort, a moment straight out of celluloid history. Indian cinema legends Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan rubbed shoulders with each other at the music launch of Big B's upcoming film Shamitabh on January 20.