Archive for February, 2013

Vicky Batra to be seen as Sujamal in Jodha Akbar!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Looks like that with surpassing time, Ekta Kapoor‘s legendary show Jodha Akbar is finally getting a pace. As per sources the shooting has already started in the scenic beauty of Rajasthan however, the set of the show has been built in the outskirts of Mumbai.

It already has popular names like Rajat Tokas, Paridhi Sharma, Naved Aslam, Ashwini Kalsekar, and Chetan Hansraj, who will essay pivotal roles in this historical remake. And now the latest to join the bandwagon is Vicky Batra. He is currently seen in Life OK‘s Devon Ke Dev Mahadev as Chandra Dev, he has been roped in to play the role of Sujamal. Read more…

Mitali Nag to be seen in an episodic of Savdhan India!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

The popular actress of Afsar Bitiya, Mitali Nag, who has been missing from the screen after her show went off air in December last year, is set to mark her presence on screen once again. She will again be seen performing a strong character in Life OK’s crime based show Savdhan India.

The show will revolve around domestic violence wherein Mitali will imitate character of real girl. The story will focus on girl’s ambitions opposed by her in-laws. Her husband and mother-in-law dislike her studies and beat her to drop everything for family. Read more…

A repeat telecast of celebration for Diya Aur Baati Hum!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Recently it was reported that that the team of Shashi-Sumeet Mittal‘s numero uno show Diya Aur Baati Hum got to celebrate the feat of completing successful 400 episodes.

However, the absence of few of the crew members from the celebration has now called for a repeat telecast of the fun. Earlier it was updated that actors of the show Gautam Gulati, Varun Jain, Ashok Lokhande and the DOP were all busy holidaying in Bangkok. Owing to this they missed on the celebration on the sets that happened on February 22, 2013. Read more…

I expect that the industry should be taken more seriously, says Yash Patnaik!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Producer Yash Patnaik, who has some hit shows like Rang Badalti Odhani, Veera, and Junoon to his credit is hopeful that the government will give preference to the media and entertainment industry in Union Budget 2013-14.

He said, “As a creative person and as part of the industry, I expect that the industry should be taken more seriously. A re-look at tax structure system is needed because as TV producers we invest a huge amount when we are making any project and I just wish that the tax deducted at source should be deducted from earnings and not from revenues. The government should treat us like any other corporate company and we should be allotted all the facilities accordingly”. Read more…

Bulbul to solve new case with the help of Vihaan in Kya Hua Tera Vaada!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Sony Entertainment Television’s Kya Hua Tera Vaada helmed by Ekta Kapoor is getting high viewership nowadays, all thanks to its fresh storyline and outstanding blend of characters.

The show is currently focusing on VihaanBulbul’s (Mohit Malhotra and Sargun Mehta) bonding. Both have become more than good friends and share a sweet relationship. Vihaan who likes Bulbul is continuously been helping her to solve different cases. Read more…

1100 episodes completed by Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

After one heard of the show Amrit Manthan which is made by Rajan Shahi completing a year and their celebrations, it is now to hear Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, one of the most watched show on Star Plus has completed 1100 episodes.

Now that is a big number and a havan puja was kept on the set of the show on the 27th of February.  This show is again produced by Rajan Shahi who has all the reasons to celebrate now. Read more…

Aastha Chaudhary lands the lead role in Sahara One’s Niyati!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Just a day before, it was reported that makers of Sahara One’s Rishton Ke Bhanwar Mein Uljhi Niyati, Creative Eye, have been trying hard to finalize their female lead as the show is heading for a generation leap of 15 years.

It was reported by the sources that Sony TV’s Saas Bina Sasural fame Aishwarya Sakhuja and Aastha Chaudhary, last seen in Star PlusVeera were short listed for playing the female lead in Niyati. Now fresh buzz has it that Aastha has pipped Aishwarya to bag the female lead. Read more…

Piya fails to get closer to Bitto in Piya Ka Ghar Pyaara Lage!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Sahara One’s popular saas-babu saga Piya Ka Ghar Pyaara Lage, starring Leena Jumani as Piya Nanavati and Giriraj Kabra as Bittoo Harbanslal, has been churning out some high voltage drama in its recent episodes.

In the last episodes it was shown that after learning the facts about Sejal’s (played by Sanjeeda Sheikh) death and holding herself responsible for the same, Piya now wants to help Sejal’s family overcome the grief of losing her. Read more…

Kaushik family to throw their sixth son Radhe out from the house!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

There is no shortcut way to earn money and this is what Rashmi Sharma production show Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuyein on Zee TV is displaying in its current episodes. It has been seen that the Kaushik brothers are trying to earn money by easy means and doing all wrong things.

Vibha Chibber who essays Bindeshwari Kaushik is completely unaware about the happening and even the Bahus are under the curtains. The whole mishaps have been created by Radhe (Manoj Chandila) the sixth son, who is misleading his brothers. Read more…

Supriya Pathak is also a part of Sony TV’s Modern Bahu!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

The upcoming show on Sony TelevisionModern Bahu by Optimistix Productions has been fetching a lot of eyeballs. The latest update on the show is that the Khichdi actress Hansa aka Supriya Pathak will also be a part of the show along with Sanaya Irani who has already impressed everyone with her show Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon.

It seems that she is all set to recreate the magic again, though we are going to miss Barun Sobti a lot. Well, talking about Supriya Pathak sources hear that she has bagged an important role in the show. As sources have heard of Sanaya playing the role of Modern Bahu, it is heard that Supriya will be playing the role of her mother-in-law in the show. Read more…

Ritu Chauhan to play a forensic expert in Arjun!

February 28, 2013 4 comments

Star Plus’ crime investigation show Har Yug Mein Ayega Ek-Arjun, starring handsome Shaleen Malhotra as ACP Arjun Suryakant, Behzaad Khan as ETF Chief Sameer Rathod, Sheetal Shah as female cop is getting popular among action lovers due to its captivating action-packed stories. The show is being produced by 4 Lions Films.

And to maintain the viewership the makers are coming with more thrilling episodes. They are bringing one more female face, Ritu Chauhan in the show as a forensic expert officer. Read more…

Kannada version of Big Boss will be hosted by south actor Sudeep!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

After enthralling north Indians with its captivating authentic actions, Bigg Boss, last season hosted by Salman Khan, is all set to make its Kannada version for south audience. South superstar Sudeep has been roped in to present the show which is being launched on ETV Kannada.

Sudeep, who has been part of Hindi films like Bhoot Returns and Makkhi also confirmed the news and said, “The show is all about human emotions and isn’t formatted. It is a reality show in the truest sense and is spontaneous. I am glad to be associated with it.” Read more…

Naksh to find a new friend in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Star Plus’ one of the longest running shows Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai is been continuously throwing some intense drama wherein Akshara’s (Hina Khan) son Naksh (Shivansh Kotia) is keen to have a pet animal for him. He is demanding for a pet to which the entire family is not agreeing.

Well, is seems the lad is not going to be sad for long as dad Naitik (Karan Mehra) has decided to fulfill his son’s wish. According to source Naitik, who knows Naksh is too young to look after a four legged pet, has still agreed to get a pet for him. Therefore, he will bring a pet fish for his Naksh. Naksh will be elated to have a fish as his new friend. And the family too will look at this as a wise decision on Naitik’s part. Read more…

Pratyusha Banerjee finally quits Balika Vadhu!

February 28, 2013 1 comment

Anandi aka Pratyusha Banerjee, who has been the face of the show Balika Vadhu on Colors has finally called it quits from the show. The town was abuzz with the news of Pratyusha quitting the show but no one was sure of it. Finally it has been declared that she has been replaced by Toral Rasputra in the show.

Confirming the news, Pratyusha said, “Yes, my journey has ended in Balika. It’s been an emotional journey wherein I have grown as an actor and a person.” Read more…

Nach Baliye 5 journey comes to an end for Shefali and Parag!

February 27, 2013 Leave a comment

Nach Baliye 5 aired on Star Plus is just three weeks away from its finale and the competition seems to be heating up. The recent couple to have got eliminated this week happened to be none other than Shefali – the Kaanta Laaga item girl and her beau Parag.

It is heard that the other couple in the bottom two was Ravi Dubey and Sargun Mehta. Sharing about his journey on the show, where they had made a wild card entry after having eliminated in the initial episodes, Parag said, “Our journey has been phenomenal. We have done the most amazing things on stage and danced our hearts out. There are no regrets no complaints. We have had amazing memories that will stay with us forever. After all it’s a competition and may the best jodi win! We wish all our fellow contestants luck :)” Read more…