Posts Tagged ‘Imran Khan’

Ali Zafar does not Believe in Extra-Marital Affairs

Ali Zafar has finally made it ontothe bollywood map. His latest album, ”Jhoom” has been released from the Yash Raj’s stable. He is also doing a film with the YRF next in Aditya Chopra’s Mere Brother Ki Dulhan which also stars Imran Khan and Katrina Kaif.

ali zafar

Further talking about the latest problem with singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan…. He says,” I would not like to comment on this issue. I do not know what exactly the matter is. All I can say is that this is not a very pleasant situation and no one would ever like to get indulged in such happening.” He averts the query smartly.

Getting into a bigger bracket with the likes of YRF and Karan Johar he adds,” I think I was lucky enough to get recognition through my first flick “Tere Bin… and offers started pouring in thereafter.”

Given a chance Ali will choose singing over acting.” Ya! I am passionate about singing. I shall surely choose singing over acting but if I am bestowed upon a chance to work for both I shall definitely jump for it.” He gushes smilingly.

Coming back to his latest film”MBKS ,Ali Zafar who seems to be very enthused for he is the fiancée of Kathrina Kaif. Don’t you jump to conclusion he is the fiancé on reel. He adds, “Imran and I are brothers in “Mere Brother Ki Dulhan. While Katrina is my fiancée. I am a very charming and flamboyant person but confused about what I want from life. It was not only fun working with Kat and Imraan but also a great learning experience.” the Pakistani actor gives away some details, giving a sneak peek into the film.

Ali Zafar also clarifies about not being miffed with Imraan on the sets.” I fail to understand as to where from such stories pop up. Infact Imraan Khan is a very humble guy. We get along pretty well. Whenever we have time we surely meet up on a coffee and enjoy discussing various subjects.”

Meri Brother Ki Dulhan is being directed by debutante Ali Abbas Zafar. The film. is a musical romantic-comedy set around a love triangle. The film is likely to release in July.

Getting personal we ask his take on metro sexual man.” Showing off his painted nails he gives away a secret,”Actually, before I could take the flight to India my father-in-law was doing pedicure and manicure. He just called me and asked me to clean up with my nails. The only regret is that the nail polish I am wearing is too shinnying. There is no harm in cleaning your nails. Even we guys can be prim and proper with our body parts.

Since Ali is the field of Glitz n glamor and also married will he prefer getting into an extra marital affair we quiz? Laughs aloud and quips,” Well! I am totally a family person. Not that I may not get attracted to any female actor while working. But I will always think twice to get into any relationship cause I am of the opinion that why spoil your family life just for the sake of enjoying only for 45 minutes. Family is more important than any other momentary link ups. So I better be away from it”

Alis take on love is,” Love sees no boundaries… love happens .. no one tries to fall in love intentionally. I.E at times love is one sided. Yes! Attraction and meeting any opposite sex often may develop likings for each other but love also may happen instantly at the very first sight… Love is an unusual happening which definitely puts your heart above your mond.” Ali Zafar adds philosophically.

-Lipika Varma

Continue reading...

Posted by Lipika Varma on 27 February, 2011

Imran Khan Issues Swipe Cards to Wedding Invitees

Imran Khan is taking extra care to ensure security at his wedding venue. According to the latest reports in the media, Imran Khan has made it a point to attach swipe cards with the invitation cards for the mehndi ceremony to be held at the Karjat farmhouse of his fiancé Avantika Malik. A statement issued by representatives of the actor says that every guest at the ceremony will have to carry the swipe cards with them if they have to be part of the celebrations!

imran khan shirtless

The media reports suggest that Imran Khan wants no uncalled for incident to occur at his wedding venue and no gatecrasher to be part of the festivities. It is for this purpose that the swipe card has been provided with each invite that has been sent out to several Bollywood individuals and guests. The mehndi ceremony which is an integral part of every Hindu marriage will be held on the 8th of January.

The Khan and the Malik residence is expectedly busy with preparations for the big day in the lives of the couple who have been seeing each other for eight years now. And the groom is probably the happiest of them all! Imran Khan is in the mood of celebrations and reports claim that he has invited all his leading ladies to a pre wedding party arranged at his home in Mumbai. From Genelia D’Souza, his first co-star, to Deepika Padukone and Kareena Kapoor who are part of his latest projects, these Bollywood beauties will take time out to celebrate with the cute Imran Khan.

–Sampurn Wire

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 4 January, 2011

Imran Signs his First YRF Movie Opposite Katrina

One of the hottest and talented young actors in Bollywood, Imran Khan has finally signed his first movie under the reputed Yash Raj banner.

After romancing the bubbly Sonam Kapoor in I Hate Luv Storys, Imran will woo the sexy Katrina in his next yet untitled movie under Yash Raj Production. Katrina and Imran cast together will scorch the screen for the first time. The pair is expected to be hot and a hit with the audience.

Imran khan

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 5 August, 2010

Imran Khan said No to Anil Kapoor’s Offer

Sonam Kapoor and her sister Rhea who produces Aisha offered the male lead to Sonam’s pal Imran Khan. At that time Imran and Sonam were already doing I Hate Luv Storys and had become great buddies. Naturally Sonam presumed Imran would happily do her home production.

But the Kapoor family was in for a shock when Imran declined the offer pleading there was not much for him to do.

Anil admits Imran was indeed the first choice for Abhay Deol’s role.

imran khan

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 3 August, 2010

Terrific Word of Mouth and All Around Appreciation Make OUATIM a Winner

After 3 Idiots and Raajneeti, if there is one film which has won all around appreciation for itself, is Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai. It was given that the film would appeal to audience, especially in mass dominated centres. However, the way this out and out masala flick by Milan Luthria has won good reviews for itself leading to critical acclaim has been totally unprecedented. The film was never believed to be a classy affair but unanimous ratings that have ranged from three to four stars has put the film into a different bracket altogether.

once upon a time in mumbaai

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 3 August, 2010

Imran Khan, Punit Malhotra Solo at ‘I Hate Luv Storys’ Celebration Party

Apparently Sonam Kapoor the leading lady of ‘I Hate Luv Storys’(IHLS) was supposed to fly down to Mumbai for the celebration party on Saturday. But she did not eventually show up because of the tight schedule in Edinburgh for Mausam.

I Hate Luv Storys Celebration Party

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 20 July, 2010

Imran Khan to Play Edward Cullen?

Imran Khan, who found success with his debut film Janay Tu ya Janay Na, has been topping the poll everywhere to play vampire Edward Cullen.

Imran Khan

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 19 July, 2010

Bollywood at the World Cup Finals

At first, it seemed that like actor John Abraham, Anil Kapoor too would not be able to make it to the World Cup finals. By Saturday evening Anil Kapoor had still not left for the World Cup. And it was unlikely that he would do so.

Finally he did make it.

Sighed Anil, “Some work had come up. It looked like I wouldn’t be able to go to Johannesburg although I was booked packed and had seats in the stadium. But I finally did make it. I am the brand ambassador and this is the biggest sports event. I somehow made it”, said Anil on Saturday evening as he left for South Africa.

Fifa World Cup 2010 South Africa

Another football enthusiast Dino Morea too seemed unsure of making it to Johannesburg. “I’m in London all set to go. But my air ticket is not confirmed. If it doesn’t happen I’ll just have to watch it on television here in London.”

Dino is a huge football fan. “I play football and I love watching it. I was supporting Italy because I am half-Italian. Now I’m supporting Spain because they’ve never won the World Cup.”

The football fever has never been more pronounced in Bollywood. With the World Cup Finals around the corner many stars have taken off for Johannesburg to witness the grand finals.

Sanjay Dutt left his pregnant wife in Mumbai to be with his two non-filmy best-friends from South Africa (name withheld on request) for the finals.

Says Sanju, “I wouldn’t miss the World Cup for the world. I’m a huge football fan. I place it above cricket in my scheme of joy. I watched the silliest of games in the semi-finals. For the finals I had to be here (in Johannesburg)”.

Dutt is rooting for Spain all the way. So is Jackky Bhagnani. Producer Vashu Bhagnani’s son has apparently secured some of best seats in the stadium for himself and his five friends from Mumbai.

Speaking on the eve of the match from Johannesburg, Jackky exulted, “Man, I’ve the best view possible! I could never afford these seats. They are among the best in the stadium. An industrialist friend from Russia got me these seats. I can’t express my excitement. I feel like an 8-year old who has got his favorite toy. My friends and I have our tee-shirts, caps, and flags ready. We’re rooting for Spain all the way”.

Adding to Jackky’s excitement is the fact that this is the first World Cup match he’s attending.

Shah Rukh Khan and Imran Khan have already tweeted about their presence in Johannesburg for the World Cup finals. Shah Rukh’s best friend Karan Johar couldn’t make it. Other football enthusiasts from Bollywood who had to miss the event are Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor who are shooting in Colombo and Delhi, respectively.

–Subhash K Jha/ Sampurn Wire

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 12 July, 2010

IHLS Success Translates into Better Prospects for Aisha and Break Ke Baad

Imran Khan and Sonam Kapoor can heave a sigh of relief. Despite a terrific weekend that boasted of 23 crores coming in, there were cynics who were waiting for I Hate Luv Storys to fall on weekdays. Bandh on Monday didn’t help the cause as theaters were closed till evening. Despite that the reception continued to range between decent and good. Approximately 10 crores were added in the next four days that resulted in a collection of nearly 32 crores for the film in the very first week. These are good collections by industry standards and instantly put Imran and Sonam in the top bracket.

I Hate Luv Storys

The benchmark of 50 crores seems a clear possibility for I Hate Luv Storys. It is a hit affair for Dharma Productions and UTV Motion Pictures.With this latest hit they would be willing to forget the debacle of their earlier project Kurbaan. Also, in one stroke the film has ended up doing much better business than Wake Up Sid which was again a Dharma-UTV collaboration. Yes, there are voices around I Hate Luv Storys that label it as clichéd and just a repackaged affair going right due to some aggressive marketing and promotion. However, when instant coffee is the name of the game and movie making strictly stays a business affair, a fast inflow of cash is the demand of the situation. In that context, I Hate Luv Storys has done truly well.

The film is expected to have some positive impact on the future projects of Imran and Sonam which are Break Ke Baad and Aisha respectively. Of course, it’s the product that ultimately matters, something which many actors would agree (Salman Khan’s Main Aurr Mrs Khanna came after Wanted, Ranbir’s Rocket Singh – Salesman of the Year came after Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani). However, it’s the general positive energy in the air that counts and for both Imran and Sonam this is something that would indeed matter most.

–Joginder Tuteja/ Sampurn Wire

Continue reading...

Posted by Editor on 12 July, 2010