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Filmfare May 30, 2017

For over 6 decades Filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans. With its exclusive interviews, classy photoshoots, insider stories, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features; Filmfare captures Bollywood's biggest stars & divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best

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letter from the editor

Connections... Sushant Singh Rajput is an outsider who’s made it big. He’s still this wide-eyed kid in awe of the circus despite being one of its star attractions. You talk to him and the conversation varies from quantum physics to Justin Bieber and everything in between. He has been in committed relationships and has gone through the whole phase of being linked to his co-stars. Yet he believes love is an illusion. That we’re so much in love with the idea of being in love that we miss the woods for the trees. Like the best of us, he’s confused about romance and that’s super endearing. I’d rather take confused than Confucius. He’s totally focussed when it comes to his career. Following the Aamir Khan model, he isn’t hurriedly signing all that’s…

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SALMAN- INSPIRES CHARITY So Salman Khan was in Sydney for his DaBangg tour, along with Sonakshi Sinha, Bipasha Basu, Daisy Shah, Prabhudheva and Maniesh Paul. And he spread his inimitable magic there. To begin with, he surprised everyone by starting the show on time. Each show was watched by an ecstatic audience of almost 11,000 at the venue. The frenzy was such that fans thronged outside his hotel to catch a glimpse of the superstar. Salman also gifted Being Human shirts to his fans. Then he surprised everyone when he urged one of the organisers of the show and the owner of The Chocolate Room franchise to donate two per cent of his income to charity. What’s more, the superstar said that if the gentleman really did that, he’d do the…

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half boyfriend

Vikas Mandaliya X FACTOR: WANDER BOY Born in Kenya and brought up in India, London and Sydney, Vikas Mandaliya says travelling has made him fiercely independent. His first job was running the family business but soon he found himself wandering towards art. He did theatre while growing up and fell in love with the stage and the applause. In Mumbai, attending acting workshops, dance classes and gym regimes kept him busy. Soon, he landed the role of Rohan Chandak in the Arjun and Shraddha Kapoor starrer Half Girlfriend. He has also done a play with Prateik Babbar. The world’s a stage for the passionate actor! movies on the block, set-talk, talent-buzz, hotties to watch out for…

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The Plot In the beautiful city of Budapest in Europe, two strangers, Shiv (Sushant Singh Rajput) and Saira (Kriti Sanon), are mysteriously drawn to each other and have a whirlwind romance. Shiv brings so much sunshine into her life that Saira finds it too good to be true. Until emerges Zakir Merchant (Jim Sarbh), a billionaire playboy, who goes all out to woo the beautiful Saira. She’s floored by the attention. But a prophecy from the past looms large over the destinies of Shiv, Zak and Saira in this life too. Will they manage to break this cursed cycle of love, passion and treachery? The film cuts across two time spans and demystifies the concept of soulmates and reincarnation.…

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bank chor

The Plot Champak (Riteish Deshmukh), Gulab (Bhuvan Arora) and Genda (Vikram Thapa) are pick-pocketers. But they wish to make big money and plan to rob a bank. But everything goes wrong for them - from choosing the wrong bank that stocks only customer databases, to accidently setting off the alarm! The cops arrive and so does the media headed by reporter Gayatri Ganguly (Rhea Chakraborty). While hostages, including a high-strung housewife, a rapper, an undercover cop and a pesky kid, make life hell for them, arrives CBI Officer Amjad Khan (Vivek Oberoi)… as there’s something precious inside the bank! Release date: June 16, 2017 Banner: Y Films Producer: Ashish Patil Director: Bumpy Music: Shri Sriram, Kailash Kher, Rochak Kohli, Baba Sehgal & Shameer Tandon Cast: Riteish Deshmukh, Vivek Anand Oberoi, Rhea Chakraborty, Sahil Vaid, Bhuvan Arora and Vikram Thapa…

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lights, camera, story!

Tapan Basu has been a cinematographer for over 300 ad films in the last five years. During his exhaustive ad film career he’s managed to work with some big names like Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra. His most frequent collaborators have been filmmakers like Amit Sharma, Nitesh Tiwari and Abhinay Deo. But his first feature film breakthrough happened with Sujoy Ghosh’s Kahaani 2. Tapan has a bit of a reputation in the filmmaking circuit of being choosy. Back in 2013, Sujoy Ghosh was fresh off the success of Kahaaniand he sent Tapan a script. “I wrote to Sujoy to tell him that even though the script was interesting, I’d have to pass it on. I always wanted my first feature to be a thriller. It had to be…