Bollywood This Week: Big B’s Health, Karthik Sara’s break-up, SRK’s next & Alia’s Murthy!
There is never a dull moment when it comes to Bollywood. From love affairs to break-ups, from film releases to page 3 gossips, the entertainment industry is always abuzz. And the week gone by has been no different. From Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan parting ways to Chopra sisters Priyanka and Parineeti coming together for the Hindi dubbing of ‘Frozen 2’, here’s all that made headlines this week.
Amitabh Bachchan’s health update
Amitabh Bachchan, who often shares all updates related to his life with his fans on social media, left fans in a tizzy when he did not inform them that he has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai. According to reports, Big B was diagnosed with some liver issues, for which he was seeking treatment. Reports also suggest that the actor was assigned a special room, just like an ICU, where he was visited by his family. After reports of his health spread, a source close to the actor told IANS, “He is fit and fine, hale and hearty. He is not in the hospital currently. It is nothing major or serious. He had gone for a regular check-up where someone spotted him and stories about him being admitted to the hospital started doing the rounds.”
Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan call it quits
After making their fans believe in a fairytale love story, Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan have decided to part ways. According to reports, the young couple tried their best to make time for each other by visiting each other on their respective film’s sets, they were unable to spend some “we time”. A source close to the couple exclusively told Etimes that although they have parted ways, they have done so amicably and there is no bad blood between Sara and Kartik. They are still in touch with each other and are on talking terms. And they both will continue to remain friends with each other. The source also revealed that the now estranged couple will also be promoting their upcoming film, ‘Aaj Kal’ together.
Priyanka and Parineeti Chopra dubs for ‘Frozen 2’
Priyanka and cousin Parineeti Chopra are all set to lend their voice to Elsa and Anna for the Hindi version of ‘Frozen 2’. The film will trace the characters’ pasts and pieces together their present. Talking to Instagram, PeeCee announced the news and wrote, “Mimi and Tisha are now Elsa and Anna! The #ChopraSisters are finally coming together for Disney’s Frozen 2. Can’t wait for you guys to see us… I mean HEAR us bring these amazing, strong characters to life in Hindi. #Frozen2 in theatres on 22nd November 2019. @parineetichopra @disneyfilmsindia #frozensisters”
Shah Rukh Khan to announce his next on his birthday?
Shah Rukh Khan fans are eager to see their favourite superstar on the silver screen after his last outing ‘Zero’. However, the actor has not made any formal announcement yet. Reports are rife that SRK will be announcing not one but two projects on his birthday, November 2. According to reports, one of the films is being said to be with Rajkumar Hirani. He is also reportedly in talks with South filmmaker Atlee and Indo-English director Gurinder Chadha.
Alia Bhatt in Ashwiny Iyer’s ‘Murthy’?
Earlier, we had exclusively informed you that Alia Bhatt is currently scouting for a good biopic and what better than playing a magnificent personality like Sudha Murthy on the silver screen. According to our source, Alia Bhatt is being considered to play the character of ‘Sudha’ in Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s film that is titled, ‘Murthy’. The official list of the cast and crew of the film are yet to be announced. While Alia is yet to give her nod for the same, we feel it would be really interesting and challenging for the actress to take up the role of one of the most inspiring and iconic personalities like Sudha Murth