Bollywood Roundup: Hrithik Roshan, Vivek Oberoi, Radhika Madan, and more…

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Hrithik Roshan in Assam to shoot for his upcoming movie ‘Fighter’

Guwahati– Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan arrived in Assam’s Tezpur on Tuesday for the shooting of his upcoming movie ‘Fighter’ directed by Siddharth Snand.

Hrithik plays the role of an Air Force pilot in ‘Fighter’, for which he will train and shoot at the military air base in Salonibari under the supervision of military officers.

It has been learnt that Hrithik will be seen in a state-of-the-art Sukhoi 30 fighter jet in film, the shoot for which will commence on November 18.

Deepika Padukone will play the female lead in the film.

The official Instagram handle of the production house shared a picture of Hrithik and director Siddharth Anand, standing next to a private plane as they pose for a picture.

Hrithik was donning an all-black outfit in the photo while the director sported a hoodie and jeans. The production house captioned the picture, “And it begins#Fighter.”

Vivek Oberoi put on 10 kilos for ‘Dharavi Bank’

Mumbai– Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, who is awaiting the release of his streaming show ‘Dharavi Bank’, has opened up about his physical transformation for the OTT show.

During his research, he realised the physique of the cop he is playing would be very different from his own chiselled self. It required to bulk up and don a whole new look.

The actor put on 10 kilos, with a combination of right diet and right exercise and aptly beefed up for the part.

He said, “I started much ahead in time, following a well charted out regime. We took references from real life cops. While drama is integral to the show, we wanted the look and feel to be as real and believable as possible. A well balanced meal, as prescribed by my nutritionist was the starting point. It was a healthy combination of carbs with protein.”

On the workout front, he went all out with cardio and weight training in equal parts.

“I had to look big but also have the agility, which we achieved successfully,” he added.

Directed by Samit Kakkad, the series will premiere on November 19 on MX Player.

Radhika Madan channels her inner boss lady in ‘Sanaa’ poster

Mumbai– Ahead of its World Premiere at the 26th Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, the first look of filmmaker Sudhanshu Saria‘s much-awaited introspective drama ‘Sanaa’ has been dropped.

The intriguing poster introduces Radhika Madan in and as Sanaa, an ambitious and headstrong woman who is fighting an internal battle due to unresolved trauma. The actress looks commanding in a sharp corporate getup, shiny black heels and a slick side-parted hairdo. With her piercing gaze, she exudes grit and determination as she sits against an imposing backdrop.

Radhika: “Inhabiting the myriad dimensions of a character like Sanaa was one of the most thrilling experiences of my acting life. She is smart, unflinching, conflicted and emotional all at the same time. I also thoroughly enjoyed donning the girlboss look for this film. Viewers will witness a completely new side of me in Sanaa and I cannot wait for them to experience it.”

‘Sanaa’ also stars Pooja Bhatt, Sohum Shah, Shikha Talsania, Nikhil Khurana and Navneet Nishan in pivotal roles. It is the only Indian film competing for The Grand Prix For Best Film at the ongoing 2022 Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival in Tallinn, Estonia.

Director Sudhanshu Saria says, “I’m thrilled to finally present the first look poster of Sanaa to the world. It is a film about a feisty and powerful woman who is in complete control of her world, until something unfolds to upset that balance.

“We wanted the poster to reflect Sanaa’s personality and unmatched dominion over her terrain. She is an unprecedented protagonist in our cinema and Radhika has portrayed her with utmost honesty and perfection.”

Produced by Four Line Entertainment, directed and written by Sudhanshu Saria, ‘Sanaa’ stars Radhika Madan, Pooja Bhatt, Shikha Talsania and Sohum Shah.

Saria was announced as the director of the female-led espionage drama titled Ulajh, with Junglee Pictures. He is also co-producing and writing Delhi Crime Season 3 for Netflix.

Nithya Menen on ‘Wonder Women’ and how she bonds with filmmaker Anjali Menon

Mumbai– Actress Nithya Menen, who is currently awaiting the release of her upcoming streaming movie ‘Wonder Women’, has shared that filmmaker Anjali Menon keeps bouncing off ideas to her. ‘Wonder Women’ too came Nithya’s way because of this practice between the two, who share a long standing bond since Anjali’s first film ‘Kerala Cafe’.

Talking to IANS, Nithya said, ” Our association goes back a long way. It’s been 13 years of ‘Kerala Cafe’, and our friendship is stronger than ever. Anjali keeps sharing her ideas with me on a very preliminary level of story crafting process. We discuss over it and add our respective inputs.”

“‘Wonder Women’ too happened because of this practice. It was a very generalised idea of pregnant women coming together under one roof. She shared the idea and I was quite invested in it from the start”, she added.

‘Wonder Women’ is releasing on SonyLIV on November 18. (IANS)


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