Stars who will rule the cash registers in 2012

Rs 1,500 crore! That’s the approximate amount being banked on the biggest Bollywood stars in the coming year

2012 too, like this year, has quite a few hundred crores riding on the top B-Town stars.

Akshay Kumar has the most number of upcoming releases, while Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan are hoping to make the most of their lone films. Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra lead the list of actresses, with three films each.
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The most anticipated films of 2012

It will be a mixed bag of action thrillers and romcoms next year. We pick some of the most anticipated films of 2012

2012 spells Sridevi and Karisma Kapoor’s comebacks. Ex-flames Sallu-Kat and Shahid-PC together on celluloid. Aamir Khan’s bid to continue his success streak while newbies like Arjun Kapoor begin their innings.
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Hrithik Roshan is the sexiest Asian man

Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan has emerged as the sexiest Asian the World of the year 2011.According to a survey conducted by the Eastern Eye Weekly, Hrithik, 37, beat off tough competition from high profile stars to top the 50-strong list. The popular A-list actor won by the biggest ever margin in the history of the men’s list to topple last year’s winner Ranbir Kapoor, who finished sixth.
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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 talented  and manages  to do something different every time and bring out the best. So, I’m quite excited.
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This stale, tasteless fare is disappointing

Desi Boyz
Cast: Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Chitrangada Singh,
Genre: comedy
Director: Rohit Dhawan
Star: one and half

When a young guy makes his debut as a director and ends up dishing out the stale, tasteless fare, the disappointment is twice as much.
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Celebs at TV channel award night

At an awards event held by a channel at Film City to recognise people for their contributions were several B-Town folk. Here’s a look…


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