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Filmcity strike News

  • | May 14th, 2014

    Salman Khan’s Kick and Shahrukh Khan’s Happy New Year shoot stalled!

    Salman Khan’s Kick and Shahrukh Khan’s Happy New Year shoot stalled!

    The filming of several films came to a stall after a member from Ekta Kapoor’s production house allegedly beat up a union member
    Production schedules of Sajid Nadiadwala’s Kick starring Salman Khan, Farah Khan’s Happy New Year featuring Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah, and Mahesh Bhatt’s CityLights came to a halt after more than 2000 technicians went on a flash strike yesterday (May 13). Click here to read more

  • | May 14th, 2014

    Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Uttaran, Har Har Mahadev, Saraswatichandra and Bani Ishq Da Kalma shoot stalled at Film City!

    Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Uttaran, Har Har Mahadev, Saraswatichandra and Bani Ishq Da Kalma shoot stalled at Film City!

    Many shoots abruptly halted as a production head beat up a union member. Read on to find out more…
    Film City is a prime hub for shooting films and TV serials, located in Mumbai, but recently all shootings were put on a standstill because of a strike caused by the Allied Mazdoor Union. This union consists of lightmen and spot boys. Grapevine has it that a union member was apparently manhandled by a staff from a leading production house. It was because of this incident that the union members decided to go on a strike and teach the leading production houses a lesson. Click here to read more