24 rejections for DDLJ song

The first song to be recorded for DDLJ was Mere Khwaboon Mein Jo Aaye. Aditya Chopra wanted everything to be just perfect for his debut film.

So he rejected 24 verses by Anand Bakshi before approving this one. The song went on to be a big hit amongst the masses.
Courtesy : TOI

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Vidya Balan: Sex icon, me?


Actress Vidya Balan is her giggly self. Do we blame it on the butterflies in her tummy? “I am anxious,” said Vidya, “All of us have worked hard. We’ve all given this movie our cent per cent. Let’s hope it all pays off and people like what we have made.”
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Bipasha out, Mallika in for ‘Gyarah Challis Ki Last Metro’

Mallika Sherawat will feature opposite Vivek Oberoi in Gyarah Challis Ki Last Metro. Though Bipasha Basu was being considered, the makers felt Mallika would suit the character of a Punjabi bombshell better.

With her Hollywood career heading no where in particular, this probably will help put Ms Sherawat back on track.

 
Courtesy : Mid day

Rivals Kareena, Vidya together for the first time…

Is this a coup of sorts? Kareena, Vidya can’t see eye-to-eye. After all they both were romantically linked with Shahid Kapoor…

And now we hear, the two are coming together, not literally but technically… the trailers of Karan Johar’s film ‘Ek main Aur Ekk Tu’ is all set to release with the screening of ‘The Dirty Picture’.
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Bollywood weddings in 2012

2012 seems to be the year of the big, fat Bollywood weddings

It looks like 2012 will be the year of some real Bollywood romances culminating in grand weddings. And they might turn out to be more entertaining than many other Bollywood shaadis, both on and off screen.

Here’s a list of lovebirds, who may soon be seen shopping for trousseau and planning their honeymoon as they set to take the big step next year.

Kareena Kapoor-Saif Ali Khan
Shaadi style: Traditional Punjabi wedding/royal wedding
Wedding mantra: Better late than never

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‘Anarkali is different from Munni’


Malaika Arora Khan tells MiD DAY about her next item song and more in an exclusive during her touch-and-go visit to town yesterday

Your next item number is Anarkali Chali Disco for Sajid Khan’s Housefull 2.
I have collaborated with Farah Khan yet again. I dance with Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Ritesh Deshmukh, Shreyas Talpade, Mithun Da and Boman Irani in the song. It was great fun as this is not the first time I’m working in this environment, which is a Sajid Khan film. I have been a part of all his films. I truly believe Farah, who has choreographed this number as well, is very talentedĀ  and managesĀ  to do something different every time and bring out the best. So, I’m quite excited.
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