Visualization of Vidya as Kamala Surayya

Manju Warrier will essay the role of Kamala Surayya, the famous bilingual writer, who was better known as Kamala Das and Madhavikutty, before she embraced Islam.

The Kamala Surayya biopic has been in the making for quite some time. Originally, Bollywood actor Vidya Balan was slotted for the role, but she backed out.


It was only a few years ago that Vaikom Vijayalakshmi hit the jackpot when she bagged the best singer prize in a reality show. Along with it came offers to sing in Malayalam films.She went on to win a special mention of the jury in the 2013 Kerala State Film Awards in her debut film Celluloid for her Katte.. Katte nee poramo…  With her unique voice, she proved that talent cannot be put down by winning the Kerala State award for best female playback the following year for her Ottakku Paadunna Poonkuyile..  in the film Nadan.

Sunny Leone is thoroughly impressed by Shahrukh Khan

Ravishing Bollywood actress Sunny Leone has put her porn star background firmly behind her and it seems she is trying to endear herself to stars.Sunny recently said that superstar Shah Rukh Khan is an amazing and a dedicated father.
Sunny has a special number “Laila main Laila” in Shah Rukh’s latest release “Raees”. She got a chance to see Shah Rukh spend some time with his children, including AbRam, during the shooting of the film.

Vishal, Sreekanth to join hands with Mohanlal in B. Unnikrishnan directed biggie

    It seems that the graph of Mohanlal is set to soar to greater heights this year. The actor who is going through an incredible winning streak will next be seen in a B. Unnikrishnan directed big budget thriller. The film will be produced by the producer of the Salman Khan starrer mega hit Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Tamil star Vishal and Telugu star Sreekanth will also be part of this big ticket venture which will go on floors this year.

Bollywood director Sanjay Leela Bhansali assaulted by protesters

     Renowned filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali was assaulted by a group of thugs and damaged his crew’s equipment and created a ruckus at Jaigarh Fort in Jaipur where Bhansali was shooting his latest movie Padmavati. Police said they were protesting against the portrayal of Padmavati — or Rani Padmini — in the film. “About 60 men, affiliated to Shri Rajput Karni Sena, reached Jaigarh Fort around 1 pm and indulged in sloganeering. They were unhappy over Rani Padmini’s portrayal in the film.

Pulimurugan Telugu version completes 50 days in theatres

    Pulimurugan which is the biggest ever commercial movie in Malayalam film in every sense has set many records which will be difficult to break.As the movie completed its 100 days theatrical run in Kerala,there is further good news for fans as the Telugu dubbed of Pulimurugan, titled as Manyam Puli completed its 50 day run in theatres there.The movie was released on December 2nd and registered around 5 crores on the opening day itself.The movie has now successfully completed it’s 50 days theatrical run.

Action star Jackie Chan's biggest wish

   World star Jackie Chan has a huge fan following in India.The action king has now revealed that  he wants to do a Bollywood film that has elements of romance and dance.The 62-year-old actor, who is in India to promote his upcoming film "Kung Fu Yoga", said he is tired of doing just action and would like to romance on-screen. "I want to do a Hindi film. Ask some Bollywood director to hire me. No more action for me, I want to do dance and do a love story. I tried very hard to do it (Bollywood film) but the script did not work out. But after 11 years I am here.

Sunny Leone's take about her autobiography

     Ravishing actress Sunny Leone  will be seen dancing to the tunes of Laila Main Laila in the film Raees and she is grateful to SRK and director Rahul Dholakia for giving her the chance to be a part of Raees team. She also thinks that this particular song has an important part to play in taking the film’s story forward.
On her autobiography she said,
I don’t know if people would want to know about my life, but it’s not my plan right now. It will take a lot of time and patience, which I don’t have at the moment. Maybe, later.

Mohanlal in a Bollywood movie with Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sushanth Singh Rajput

Actor par excellence Mohanlal has a huge following in Bollywood,where he is admired as one of the finest actors in India.He has featured in a few Hindi movies before and if reports are true he will be soon seen in another one. Leading young Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput is to play an astronaut in his upcoming science fiction film, 'Chandama Door Ke'. The film also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a pivotal role and is also said to have south superstar Mohanlal in a cameo.Not much is known about the story of the Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan directorial.

Shahrukh vs Hrithik box office battle, confirmed

    Two box office behemoths in Bollywood are set to lock horns as Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan release their films Kaabil and Raees on the same day - January 26. Earlier, Kaabil was supposed to hit theatres only after 6pm on Republic Day. It will now be screened throughout the day.
Kaabil shows will now commence from morning itself on 25 Jan.”
Earlier Kaabil was to release from 6 pm onwards.Directed by Rahul Dholakia, Raees revolves around a Gujarati bootlegger (SRK). Pakistani actor Mahira Khan plays his love interest and Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays a cop in the film.


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