Like most of her contemporaries — Janhvi Kapoor and Ananya Panday, for example — Alaia F , too, had become a social media sensation even before she bagged her first movie. The stunning youngster — daughter of actress Pooja Bedi and her ex-husband, entrepreneur Farhan Furniturewala — is all set to play Saif Ali Khan’s daughter in an upcoming movie. Though many had felt that Saif’s asli beti Sara Ali Khan would essay the role, looks like Alaia is the lucky one. Talking about stepping into Sara’s shoes, albeit on screen, Alaia told an entertainment portal that she is not playing real-life Sara. The youngster noted that in fact, her character is more similar to her than Sara. She added that it’s a great opportunity for a debutante, as the audience will also get a glimpse of real-life Alaia. She also said that she is excited to make her debut as Saif’s on-screen daughter, as he is one of the finest actors in Bollywood and she … [Read more...] about This is what Alaia F feels about stepping into Sara Ali Khan’s shoes on screen
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By Tanveer Khadim Published: February 4, 2019 0 SHARES Share Tweet Email Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase is coming to theaters on March 15, 2019. From the year 1930 till 2003, the Nancy Drew series, comprising of 175 novels as well as 34 revised stories, has captured the hearts of its readers, particularly female readers, who found the tales of the brave female detective very intriguing. Although many authors tried to evolve the heroine’s character with changing times, culture and audience’s perception, throughout eight decades the central idea of the books stayed true to the original one that was created by Edward Stratemeyer. The Nancy Drew books have been brought to the screen before by various filmmakers. The latest director to join this league is Poison Ivy (1992) famed Katt Shea, who brings to us Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase.The trailer of Shea’s upcoming project has been released, showing the decades-old young detective but with a … [Read more...] about Will the new Nancy Drew movie maintain her 80-year-old status as a feminist icon?
Owing to the opening week numbers that Sonam Kapoor witnessed last year, she is being referred to the most bankable female star of 2018. She has done quite remarkable roles in the past year and she is all set to mark her first outing of the year with an LGBTQ character in ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’. Talking about how her career graph has shaped when asked if the actress is happy or satisfied, she had quite a noteworthy reply. “I am very satisfied. I am very ambitious but not to be the biggest superstar in the country. For me, those labels do not matter. To be on top of magazine list or getting awards is something people won't remember. This year they told me I was the most profitable actress but I said agle saal koi aur hoga (next year it will be someone else). Nobody will remember this but my films will be remembered. For me, that’s the most important thing. Not to be on top of the list but most important for me is my films and characters to be … [Read more...] about Sonam Kapoor: I am very ambitious but not to be the biggest superstar in the country
Slowly but steadily, Radhika Apte has cemented her spot in the world of movies. In 2018 alone, she had three big-ticket releases — 'PadMan', 'AndhaDhun' and 'Baazaar'. But she reveals that a calendar full of releases isn’t her ideal year. She would rather spend time shooting for films than promoting them and seeing them release. Perhaps that’s why she has no qualms about working in small, but promising movies like 'Bombairiya', which releases this week. In a conversation with BT, the actress talks about walking the path of showbiz differently. Excerpts from a freewheeling chat… You play a film publicist in 'Bombairiya', that’s a character you must have been familiar with from your day-to-day life. Did playing this role give you a new perspective on the world of promotions and PR?I work with film publicists every day, but you view their job and life from your own perspective. But having played one in a film, I now have a point of view from their end. I … [Read more...] about Radhika Apte: The budget or scale of a film should not make a difference to an actor