Connect with us

Bollywood

Anushka Sharma debuts in Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2018 list

Ashminta B

Published

on

Anushka Sharma’s Wax Statue is the first of its kind

Anushka Sharma debuts in Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2018 list

Anushka Sharma, a Bollywood actress-producer, made her debut in the Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2018 list. This list includes disruptors and innovators who have helped to reshape the industry and change Asia for better. At only 29 years of age, Anushka Sharma is one of the highest paid actresses in Bollywood.

She began her career with modeling in 2007 after which she made her debut into movies in 2008. She appeared in the hugely successful ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’ which made her bag the best actress award in Filmfare. After this, she added many feathers to her cap with movies like “Band Baaja Baaraat”, “PK”, “Jab Tak Hain Jaan”, “Dil Dhadkne Do”, “Ae Dil Hain Mushkil” and more. Anushka recently appeared in the movie “Pari” which was also produced by her. Recently released in Russia and there are speculations that the movie might get a Tamil remake. As a producer, Anushka also made movies like “NH10” and “Phillauri” under the clean Slate films banner.

The Forbes highlights 300 young individuals who have helped to bring a change in Asia. India’s best badminton champion, P.V. Sindhu also features in the list. Pakistani singer Momina Mushtesan who sang the famous song ‘Afreen Afreen’ with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan also features in the list.

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Bollywood

Ranbir Kapoor will replace Arshad Warsi in Munna Bhai 3?

Ashminta B

Published

on

Ranbir Kapoor will replace Arshad Warsi in Munna Bhai 3?

Ranbir Kapoor will replace Arshad Warsi in Munna Bhai 3?

The chocolate boy of the industry, Ranbir Kapoor has left everyone stunned Rajukumar Hirani’s Sanju. Seeing the amazing chemistry between Ranbir and Sanjay in the song Baba Bolta Hai Bas Ho Gaya, has left fans chomping at the bit to see them work together on a real project.

Now, rumors are circulating that Raju Hirani, extremely impressed with Ranbir’s work, wants to cast the actor in his next project. The success of Sanju has brought Sanjay Dutt and the Munna Bhai franchise back in the limelight, the director wants the capitalize on it and has made plans to release the third installment of the franchise.

The sources also speculate that Ranbir Kapoor is set to replace Arshad Warsi in the role of Circuit. Arshad, who portrayed the role of Sanjay Dutt’s sidekick in the first two installments, shared great chemistry with him on-screen and his performance was loved by all. It will be interesting to see his response if this rumors turns out to be true.

Hirani revealed an interesting tidbit about the film in an interview, “I had actually gone to meet him (Sanjay Dutt) to discuss the next Munna Bhai movie, but after listening to his story, it fascinated me to know that someone can actually have a life like his.” So, in a way, Munna Bhai 3 led to the inspiration behind Sanju.

Hirani is yet to begin scripting for the film and the official announcements will be made soon.

Continue Reading

Bollywood

Priyanka Chopra’s special return gift for her employees on her 36th birthday is…

Ashminta B

Published

on

Priyanka Chopra's special return gift for her employees on her 36th birthday is…

Priyanka Chopra’s special return gift for her employees on her 36th birthday is…

The former Miss World and now an international star, Priyanka Chopra just turned 36. And while the fierce feminist has received lots of wishes and gifts, she, in return, has some amazing return gifts for her female employees. According to Dr. Madhu Chopra, Priyanka’s mother and business partner, PeeCee has introduced flexible working hours for mothers along with maternity leave benefits, monetary assistance for post-pregnancy care and a crèche arrangement in order to encourage a gender-neutral working environment.

Dr. Madhu told in an interview, “Since 80 percent of our female staff is married, we had to keep their interests in mind. The idea was simple — why should women’s life choices become professional hurdles? The policy of flexible timings for mothers was set in place by Priyanka but fine-tuned by senior members of our company.

“We give 12 weeks’ maternity leave and financial assistance for care,” added Dr. Madhu who also explained that Priyanka wanted to create an environment where women feel safe and loved.

The ‘Quantico’ star is a shining example of a ‘Shero’ in this largely male-dominating industry. She has always raised her voice for gender parity and ensured that her actions and decisions should also reflect her thoughts. According to sources, Priyanka will be the first actor to share a part of the profit from her upcoming film ‘The Sky is Pink’.

Well, for those wondering, the star also gives paternity leaves.

Continue Reading

Bollywood

What profession did Sridevi want her daughter to take?

Ashminta B

Published

on

What profession did Sridevi want her daughter to take?

What profession did Sridevi want her daughter to take?

The legendary actress Sridevi was an icon of Bollywood when it came to acting and dancing. She had established herself as one of the greatest actresses of Bollywood. So, when her daughter Janhvi Kapoor decided to become an actress, it was the next logical step in the whole golden genes process. People expected the daughter of such a star, with a glamour quotient of her own, to carry forward her mother’s legacy. However, that is not what Sridevi herself wanted Janhvi to do!

Yes, in a recent interview, Janhvi opened up about what her mother wanted her to do. Sridevi originally wanted her to become a doctor. But Janhvi clearly stated her desire to become an actress. She said that she does not have the intellect to become a doctor. Janhvi said that when she told Sridevi about her acting dream, there were a lot of sounds from her mother, like, Aiyyo, this poor girl, and so on. However, the bug had bitten her!

Janhvi will be making her Bollywood debut opposite Shahid Kapoor’s brother, Ishaan Khatter, in the movie Dhadak. The movie, which is a Hindi remake of the hit Marathi film Sairat, is directed by Shashank Khaitan. The film will hit the screens on 20th July 2018.

Continue Reading

Trending