A quick look at everything making news in cinema today.
Mouni Roy will make her film debut with Akshay Kumar’s Gold.
Alia Bhatt, Siddharth Malhotra will reunite for Aashiqui 3.
Nayanthara has been cast in Balakrishna’s next with KS Ravikumar.
Heard On The Street
Due to a distributor issue, the morning shows of AAA have been cancelled. The KDM has not yet been issued, sources close to the producer, Michael Rayappan, say.
Ashutosh Gowariker has been invited to give a masterclass at the British Film Institute.
Sridevi Boney Kapoor has said that her recent comments regarding Jhanvi Kapoor’s marriage were misconstrued by the media. In a note on her official Instagram account, the actress said that she is ‘concerned’ because the comment makes it appear as though she thinks ‘girls should just get married,’ and that she’s never believed this nor raised her daughters to. Sridevi, who started out very young and has worked for over 40 years, explained that she meant to say she’d like another life for Jhanvi over the difficult life of an actor. Her daughters are ambitious, she said, and her ‘protective parental instincts’ now defer to respect their ambition.
Bill Cosby intends to teach people how not to get accused of sexual assault. “This is bigger than Bill Cosby. This issue”—having a woman say you raped her—“can affect any young person, especially young athletes of today,” publicist Andrew Wyatt said. “They need to know what they are facing when they are hanging out and partying, when they are doing certain things that they shouldn’t be doing. And it also affects married men.”
Let Them Eat Cake!
Actor Raj Babbar, musician Hamsalekha will all turn a year older!