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Bachchan goes to Hollywood!
Amitabh Bachchan will star in Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of the The Great Gatsby, alongside Leonardo DiCaprio
Finally, after decades in the Indian industry, Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has joined the elite international league. The reason for his recent hush-hush visit to Sydney is now clear. It’s official – the Big B has joined the cast of Baz Luhrmann’s $125 million 3D epic The Great Gatsby, an adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s great American novel. Click here to read more
Happy birthday, Urmila Matondkar
She shimmied her way into stardom and into our hearts 17 years ago with her sassy dance moves in Rangeela. A star, and more importantly a fine performer was born overnight with the Ram Gopal Varma film. The feisty diva portrayed diverse roles and delivered power-packed performances in films like Satya, Bhoot, Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya, Ek Haseena Thi and Pinjar. Today, the effervescent Marathi mulgi celebrates her 38th birthday.
Urmila Matondkar is known not only for her sexy moves but also for strong performances. Her first role as a child artiste in Shekhar Kapoor’s 1981 film Masoom gave us a glimpse into her acting repertoire. She later debuted with Bade Ghar Ki Beti, and acted in movies such as Chamatkar, Narasimha and Aa Gale Lag Jaa, but it was with Rangeela in 1995 that she shot into the limelight. Click here to read more
Nicole Kidman to do a Bollywood item number for just Rs 5 crore?
The Hollywood star might have another connection with B-town after Moulin Rouge!
It is not just Tom Cruise who has an India connection now (thanks to MI4). His ex-wife and Hollywood star Nicole Kidman is apparently a part of an upcoming Bollywood project directed by Rumi Jaffery. Reportedly, the Australia star has been approached by Jaffery to do a desi item number in his forthcoming film Gali Gali Mein Chor Hai. Bollywood is not new to Nicole. In her film Moulin Rouge, Anu Malik’s item song Chamma Chamma from China Gate had been used by director Baz Luhrmann with full credits. Kidman had also appeared in an ad with RA.One hottie Arjun Rampal and Slumdog Millionaire child star Rubina Ali. Click here to read more