This isn’t your average heap of cheap thrills designed to project a superstar’s crowd-pulling clout, logic and sense be damned. Talaash is a restrained, offbeat and occasionally beguiling shot at a genre that popular Hindi cinema seems to have abandoned to its own detriment.
The release date of the highly-anticipated project was announced by Ranveer and Vaani through a video published on the official YouTube handle of Yash Raj Films (YRF) on Wednesday. In the over 30-second video, Vaani can be seen announcing the release date of the film in French after which the Bajirao Mastani actor translates it into Hindi
"Shruti was approached for Hera Pheri 3. But due to her date commitments for two southern films and her soon to be announced Hindi project, she could not go ahead with it. She does hope to work with Abhishek Bachchan in the future," said Shruti's spokesperson
Chennai Filmmaker A R Murugadoss, who is basking in the success of his latest Hindi directorial Holiday, is all set to direct actress Sonakshi Sinha in a woman-centric action flick in the language. The project is expected to go on floors in November.
Ekta Kapoor is bringing father-son duo David Dhawan and Varun together for a new project - the Hindi remake of Telugu hit Kandireega.
"To be a successful actor one must wear one's heart up his/her sleeve and keep one's emotions handy and be driven by moods", says actor Ranveer Singh who's set to feature in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Bajirao Mastani. He says he was clear as a kid about becoming a Hindi film hero because he grew up on a healthy dose of Shahenshah and Rambo and Indiana Jones. He was rejected by an Indian film school thus he chose to get admitted into the University of Indiana's film institute. Ranveer Singh reveals how he was subjected to "casting couch" while trying to gain a foothold in the Hindi film industry. The actor also discusses about various aspects of his latest project Bajirao Mastani. But the fun-loving actor is critical of how a certain sections of public launch scathing attacks on film personalities as they're vulnerable and constantly under the scanner. He doesn't regret taking part in the AIB roast show which landed him in a huge controversy. He feels actors and performers shouldn't be subjected to this "nuisance" because it takes the public's focus away from their projects & performances.
Actor Saif Ali Khan's upcoming film Happy Ending is a take on romance and tries to project a realistic picture of romance as opposed to the tales of Happy Ending. The actor says, "As filmmakers it is our responsibility to present what we think are the right values."