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Shruti Haasan ‘needs to be on a movie set’ as she ‘over acts under the lights’

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Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan said that she needs to be on a movie set as soon as possible.

The actress took to her Instagram stories and shared a picture of herself with a towel wrapped around her head.

In the photo, a smiling Shruti looks away from the camera, with one hand covering her eyes from the light.

The actress shared the picture with the caption: “Overacting under the lights for no reason – I need to be on a movie set ASAP, are all the retrogrades over?”

Talking about her upcoming slate of work, Shruti, who is the daughter of veteran star Kamal Haasan and Sarika, will be seen in ‘Salaar: Part 2 – Shouryaanga Parvam’, alongside Prabhas and Prithviraj Sukumaran.

She is also set to appear in ‘Chennai Story’, directed by Philip John, featuring Viveik Kalra.

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PM Modi congratulates Payal Kapadia and team on historic Cannes win

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Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated filmmaker Payal Kapadia as she created history at the recently concluded 77th edition of the Cannes Film Festival.

Payal’s film ‘All We Imagine as Light’ was feted with the ‘Le Grand Prix’ award at the film festival. The film’s team, including Payal and actors Chhaya Kadam, Divya Prabha, and Kani Kusruti, attended the Cannes Film Festival to accept the award during the closing ceremony.

Taking to X, PM Modi shared a picture of the happy faces of the film’s team as they accepted the honour at the festival.

He wrote: “India is proud of Payal Kapadia for her historic feat of winning the Grand Prix at the 77th Cannes Film Festival for her work ‘All We Imagine as Light’. An alumnus of FTII, her remarkable talent continues to shine on the global stage, giving a glimpse of the rich creativity in India. This prestigious accolade not only honours her exceptional skills but also inspires a new generation of Indian filmmakers.”

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‘All We Imagine as Light’ became the 1st Indian film in 30 years to compete in the festival’s main competition.

The year 2024 happened to be the best year for Indian talents in a long time at the Cannes Film Festival as Payal Kapadia’s ‘All We Imagine As Light’, ‘Sunflowers Were the First Ones to Know’ by FTII student Chidananda S Naik, and Anasuya Sengupta of ‘The Shameless’ fame won major awards in each of the three competitive sections of the prestigious film festival.

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Mouni Roy enjoys beach time and shares pictures from her vacation

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Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actress Mouni Roy, who will be soon seen in the upcoming movie ‘The Virgin Tree’, has shared pictures from her dreamy vacation on her social media.

On Sunday, the actress took to her Instagram and shared two posts on her account both from the same location. In the pictures, she could be seen enjoying the serene beauty of a beach in Bali.

She captioned the picture, “Flamenco Sketches off of Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue.”

In the picture, she can be seen hiding her face and showing her palm to the camera as she sizzles in a blue coloured bikini. She wore a light blue coloured printed t-shirt over the bikini.

The actress’s BFF Disha Patani took to the comments section of her post and wrote, “So cuteeee”.

In the other pictures, Mouni wore a stunning red strapless dress with backless detail. She was also seen enjoying some calm moments in an extended sitting area with her girl gang.

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On the work front, the actress was recently seen in the streaming series ‘Showtime’. The series took a deep dive into the world of Bollywood and the production houses. It explored the power struggles and off-camera fights occurring in the backstage areas of the Hindi film industry.

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As FTII congratulates ex-student Payal Kapadia, Ali Fazal reminds it of action against her

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Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal, who is known for ‘Mizrapur’, ‘Fukrey’ franchise and others has slammed the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune for their double standards on congratulating filmmaker Payal Kapadia, for her historic win at 77th edition of the Cannes Film Festival.

Payal’s film ‘All We Imagine as Light’ has been feted with the ‘Le Grand Prix’ award at the film festival.

On Sunday, the FTII, Payal’s Alma Mater congratulated her and her team on their win.

“It is a moment of pride for FTII as its Alumni create history at Cannes. As we witness a phenomenal year for Indian Cinema at the 77th Cannes Film Festival, FTII cherishes the glorious achievements of its Alumni at this Mega International Stage of Cinema,” they wrote on X.

Ali registered a strong disagreement as he called out FTII. He wrote, “Uhhh… please don’t. Just don’t.”

FTII had earlier initiated disciplinary action against Payal for protesting over the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as the chairman of the Film & Television Institute of India, Pune back in 2015. The students argued that he didn’t have the credibility, owing to his work in B-movies, to head a premier institution like FTII.

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An FIR was filed against Payal and 34 other students for holding FTII director Prashant Pathrabe captive in his office in 2015.

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Aryan Khan heads to Chennai for IPL final after wrapping up debut series

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Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan is headed to Chennai for the final match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

On Sunday, Aryan was seen at the Mumbai airport getting his ticket and ID proof checked by airport security.

He will join his father to watch the thrilling contest between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). The match is set to be held at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

A video shared by a paparazzo shows Aryan arriving at the Mumbai airport as he was accompanied by one of his team members. Once his documents were approved by the airport security, Aryan made his way into the airport. He was spotted shortly after his siblings, Suhana Khan and AbRam Khan were spotted at the airport.

Meanwhile, Aryan is set to make his debut as a director with the upcoming show ‘Stardom’. The six-part series recently wrapped up its filming in Mumbai. The show reportedly features a cameo by an A-list actor, who is touted to play themselves in the series.

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The wrap-up party was hosted in the city and was attended by actor Bobby Deol, who features in the series.

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Kartik shares video from 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3' sets with Rajpal Yadav grooving to 'Satyanaas'

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Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actor Kartik Aaryan, who is gearing up for his upcoming sports drama film, ‘Chandu Champion’, has shared a dancing video from the sets of his film, ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3’.

In the video, Kartik can be seen dancing with actor Rajpal Yadav.

On Sunday, the actor took to his Instagram and shared a video in which he and Rajpal Yadav are dressed as their characters from the ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa’ franchise.

Kartik is seen donning a black kurta as Rooh Baba, while Rajpal Yadav appears as Chhota Pandit.

The two are grooving to the song ‘Satyanaas’ from ‘Chandu Champion’.

The actor captioned the video: “Rooh Baba aur Chhota Pandit ne bhi kar diya #Satyanaas. #ChanduChampionxBhoolBhulaiyaa3 #ChanduChampion #14thJune.”

‘Chandu Champion’ is based on India’s first Paralympic gold medalist, Murlikant Petkar. The film is directed by Kabir Khan, who is known for ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and ‘Ek Tha Tiger’.

The film, jointly produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and Kabir Khan, is set to release on June 14.

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