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PRIYANKA Has DIALOGUE In Second Trailer of Baywatch

Priyanka Chopra is gearing up for her big Hollywood debut with Baywatch and we can’t wait to see her on the mega-screen. Meanwhile, to keep us on hooks, the makers released the second official trailer of ‘Baywatch’, the reboot of the ’90s television series and it’s quite interesting.

While the first one had Priyanka’s blink and miss appearance, this trailer has Priyanka’s dialogue. Yes, a line of dialogue.  Priyanka Chopra, who essays the role of a villain as Victoria Leeds, will finally be seen saying, “Some people are up to no good”. She took to Instagram to post the trailer captioning it with “Drugs. Murder. A dead body on our beach. And it all started once she took over.” #BeBaywatch #VictoriaLeeds @baywatchmovie #May26.

Wow! MUZAFFAR ALI Wants To Cast Alia Bhatt As ZOONI

Bollywood sensation Alia Bhatt has been beaming after her recent release Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya entered the Rs 100 crore club. However, the Oomph girl had an unpredicted achievement when she got praise for acting from noted filmmaker Muzaffar Ali. Asked if he were to remake Zooni today, who would Ali like to cast as Habba Khatoon and Yusuf Shah? “Among the young actors today I like Alia Bhatt,” he says. “There are lots of Yusufs around.”

In 1989, Muzaffar Ali was half-way through with his dream project Zooni, a film based on the life of 16th century Kashmiri poet-queen Habba Khatoon. Actors Dimple Kapadia and Vinod Khanna had been cast in the lead roles. The project, however, came to an abrupt halt because of insurgency in Kashmir, where the film was being shot.

Anushka Sharma’s CHARACTER in Sanjay Dutt Biopic is FICTIONAL

Actress Anushka Sharma says her cameo in the upcoming biopic on Sanjay Dutt is not based on ‘any living person’. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, the biopic has Ranbir Kapoor in the titular role, Paresh Rawal as Sunil Dutt and Dia Mirza as Dutt’s wife Manyata. There were reports that Anushka would be seen in the film as a journalist but the actress is tight-lipped about her role.

“I am doing a cameo in the film but you all should be very excited for it. It will be a very good film. I am not playing his girlfriend, or a journalist, my character is the only fictional character in the film. It is not based on any living person that much I can tell,” Anushka said in an interview.

Deepika REPLACES Sonam As Face of Mobile Brand OPPO!

Bollywood bombshell Deepika Padukone’s Hollywood debut might have gone unnoticed. But, the Dips girl is still in high demand at home. Deepika has now been appointed as the face of the mobile brand Oppo. The actress has replaced Sonam Kapoor, who previously endorsed the brand. At an event, Oppo announced Deepika Padukone, the youth icon and Bollywood star as its new brand ambassador. Deepika Padukone shared her experience of how excited she is to be a part of the Oppo family and kick started the ‘Group Selfie’ trend with the Oppo F3 Plus.

“It’s amazing to see the way Oppo has identified the nerves of the Indian youth and the trend – Selfies. Wherever I go, I find people taking selfies. I’m excited that I have also joined the wagon!” said Deepika Padukone.

Shahid-Shruti SECRETLY Shooting for an ADVERTISEMENT

Thanks to a picture uploaded by Mid-day, we now know what’s cooking between Shahid Kapoor and Shruti Hassan. The duo is actually shooting together for a secret project at Filmcity, Goregaon. Well, it isn’t a secret anymore because we know what it’s about! They’re collaborating for an ad, a footwear brand.

Now that’s an odd pair! We’ve never seen both of them come together before which makes this an exciting ad. Word of their project didn’t pop up until pictures from their shoot popped up. While the actress posed for the paps, it was Shahid’s stunt picture that confirmed the report. Details on the same are yet to be out. But the fact that they both have signed up for an ad shoot surely has us super eager to see what’s cooking.

Huma Hopes High from INTERNATIONAL Debut ‘VICEROY HOUSE’

Actress Huma Qureshi is making her international debut with Gurinder Chadha’s ‘Viceroy’s House’ and says she has put her heart and soul in the ‘moving’ tale of the India-Pakistan partition. Directed by British-Indian Gurinder Chaddha ‘Viceroy’s House’ set in 1947 revolves around the story of Partition and the human impact due to it.

“It is a very special film which has taken a lot from me… I have put my heart and soul into it. It’s about Partition and the love story which happens when the last Viceroy comes to India, when it is about to be granted independence,” Huma told. The film headlined by Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Huma and Manish Dayal will see the ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ actress essay the role of Aalia, a Muslim, falling for a Hindu boy.