Saturday, April 17, 2010

Saturday Gossssssip!

Good morning, all! Asha Bhosle was amazing at the concert last night - it's absolutely criminal that it wasn't housefull. What part of living legend did people not understand?

Anyways... moving on to Bollywood gossip...

If you feel like looking up information on
Kites today, let me warn you - DON'T. Some unscrupulous "journalists" have put spoilers for the movie end in the headlines of a bunch of articles and while @iHrithik has jumped on twitter to say that the rumors aren't true, the whole thing just leaves a nasty taste.

The entertainment industry press
depends on the entertainment industry for its very existence, so to pull this kind of nonsense is really, really stupid. Why not just title the piece, "Kites Ending Leaked" and then spill it towards the end so that the audience can know to avoid the article if we don't want to know?

* Subhash K. Jha liked
Paathshaala but I think I'll wait for DVD - sentimental weepies go over just as well on the small screen. And it's easier to turn off, which might be happening if the Mumbai Mirror's review is anything to go by.

My Name is Khan is getting edited down by 35 minutes for the 'international' release - word is that all the pre hurricane stuff is getting axed.

* Vivek is
pragmatic about link-up stories...

"See, when I started off around 7-8 years back, it was a different story because such stories were being plugged by producers, PRs and the marketing machinery", recollects Vivek, "However, today it's a different thing altogether. Anyone in media stands up and starts a story by itself believing that eventually since a story like this would anyways be rolled out, no one would point a finger at them."

Well, the Prince isn't done with
Prince yet! They're getting a big name lady for the sequel. I hope it's Bips!

* Bebo has not yet signed
that Marilyn Monroe film.

* Bobby Deol hopes
a horror film can give his career a boost.

AND OH MY GOD! I cannot wait for


myrna-nora said...

Abhishek! Ravaan looks very promise. The teaser left me curious to see more.

Wow, that is awesome that you saw Asha. Was she only in the DC area or is she touring?

Shell said...

First impression for Ravaan: definitely intriguing. Plus I like Abhishek. Can't wait!

However, will I be going out to see a Bobby Deol/Mugdha Godse horror movie? You couldn't pay me enough.

Filmi Girl said...

@shell I think the thought of a Bobby Deol/Mugdha Godse starrer is a horror film in and of itself... *zing*

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