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SRK’s fan club to screen first day-first show of Pathaan for 50,000 fans in multiple cities: Report

Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan is set to release on January 25. SRK Universe, a fan club, has planned to organise shows for 50,000 fans across cities on the day of release.

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Pathaan will be released in theatres on January 25
It stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone.
A fan club has planned to organise shows for 50,000 fans across cities on the day of release.

By India Today Web Desk: Shah Rukh Khan is gearing up for the release of Pathaan, slated to hit screens on January 25. The biggie has created a great deal of buzz among fans as it features him in a new avatar. In the latest development, 50,000 SRK admirers will come together on the big day to watch it ‘First Day First Show’. Pathaan is action-thriller, directed by Siddharth Anand.
GRAND PLANS FOR PATHAAN RELEASE DAY

As many as 50,000 SRK fans from different cities are coming together to watch Pathaan ‘First Day First Show’ on January 25. The event is being organised by SRK Universe, a fan club dedicated to Bollywood’s King. There are likely to be 200 such screenings across the country.

“Mumbai will have 7 to 8 first day first show celebrations, Delhi will have 6. Likewise, there will be multiple shows in the big cities. We will not just limited ourselves with first day first show, but will continue watching the film over the first day and also the republic day weekend,(sic)” the club’s co-founder Yash told Pinkvilla.

He also plans to distribute Pathaan-centric merchandise.

ALSO READ | Pathaan trailer out. Netizens say ‘you can ignore Bollywood but not Shah Rukh Khan’

Going by this, Pathaan’s release is nothing short of a festival for SRK fans.

Pathaan is a spy-thriller that features Shah Rukh Khan in the titular role. It has been directed by Siddharth Anand, who is best known to many for making Bang Bang and War. The film stars Deepika Padukone as the leading lady and is one of the biggest films of her career. The cast includes John Abraham and Salman Khan. While John plays the antagonist, Bhai reprises his role from the Tiger franchise. Pathaan is set to hit the screens on January 25.

Shah Rukh Khan flaunts his abs as he poses with Bosco Martis in BTS pic from Jhoome Jo Pathaan

Bosco Martis has shared a BTS picture of Shah Rukh Khan from the shoot of the song Jhoome Jo Pathaan. The actor is flaunting his chiselled physique and the choreographer says he was ‘shy’ to show his abs.

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Bosco Martis has shared an unseen picture of the Shah Rukh Khan
The actor flaunts his abs in the picture, and the choreographer wrote he was 'shy' to show it off.
Pathaan will be releasing in January 25, 2023.

By Zinia Bandyopadhyay: Pathaan has been the talk of B-Town ever since it was announced. Be it the fact that the film will mark Shah Rukh Khan’s comeback after four years, or the chiselled physique and long hair that he is sporting- fans are just waiting for this movie with bated breath. The second song from the film, Jhoom Le Pathaan, is now out and fans are already grooving to it. Like in Besharam Rang, SRK flaunted his perfectly toned abs in this song as well. Now, choreographer Bosco Martis has shared a BTS picture with the actor.
SRK FLAUNTS CHISELLED PHYSIQUE IN UNSEEN PIC WITH BOSCO MARTIS

Choreographer Bosco Martis took to Instagram to share an unseen picture from Jhoome Jo Pathaan’s shoot. In the pic, SRK is wearing a black shirt which is unbuttoned, showing off his abs. Captioning the picture, Bosco wrote, “This is undoubtedly one of the best pictures I have on my Insta page . Been so lucky to get this picture I know you were very shy to click this one . And you were also so shy to show your Abs Sir.. It’s a treasured moment for me for a life time .

JHOOME JO PATHAAN SONG OUT

The second song from Pathaan, Jhoome Jo Pathaan, is now out. It is a foot-tapping dance number that will compel everyone to get up and burn the dance floor. Talking about it, director Siddharth Anand said, “Music plays a very vital role in my films and fortunately the music of my films have always been well reviewed. I have only tried to entertain people with the music of my film and I’m very, very particular about it because it adds a lot of value to the film and also to the viewing experience of audiences who are paying money to come and watch the films that we make. Jhoome Jo Pathaan is a song that I’m very proud of and extremely confident about. I think audiences will find it irresistible to dance to the beats!”

Pathaan stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham alongside Shah Rukh Khan. It will release on January 25, 2023.

Taapsee Pannu reveals she is romancing Shah Rukh Khan in Dunki | Exclusive

Taapsee Pannu will be seen sharing screen space with Shah Rukh Khan for the first time in Dunki. The film is being helmed by Rajkumar Hirani.

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Taapsee Pannu stars alongside Shah Rukh Khan in Dunki.
The film is being helmed by Rajkumar Hirani.
Dunki is scheduled for a 2023 release.

By Bhavna Agarwal: Taapsee Pannu will be seen sharing screen space with Shah Rukh Khan for the first time in Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki. The Hirani directorial was announced a couple of months back and is looking at a 2023 release. While details about their respective roles are kept under wraps, Taapsee has finally shared that she will be seen romancing King Khan in Dunki, in an exclusive chat with IndiaToday.in.
TAAPSEE ON DUNKI

Shah Rukh Khan at the Red Sea International Film Festival spilled a few beans about Dunki, describing it to be a light-hearted movie. Responding to that, Taapsee told IndiaToday.in, “It is a Raju Sir film, it is that world which is very endearing. I would be very surprised if anyone was not having fun on that set.”

Gulshan Devaiah, who is co-starring alongside Taapsee in the movie, Blurr, teased his co-star and mentioned, “She was very excited on Blurr’s set talking about the movie and the anticipation around it.”
ON ROMANCING SHAH RUKH KHAN

Replying to the tease, Taapsee exclaimed, “In a Rajkumar Hirani film, if you get to romance Shah Rukh Khan, I will do a passing role in that… as well. What else do you want in life?”

Taapsee Pannu has previously mentioned that she is very excited about Dunki. The actress was last seen in Blurr and has Woh Ladki Hai Kahan in the pipeline along with an unannounced film as well.

Meanwhile, Blurr is currently streaming on Zee5.

Bande from Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan’s Vikram Vedha clocks 2 million views in less than 10 hours

Hrithik Roshan unveiled a new song Bande with Saif Ali Khan from Vikram Vedha. The film releases on September 30.

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Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan have teamed up for the first time for Vikram Vedha.
A new track, Bande, was unveiled on September 30.
The film has been directed by Pushkar & Gayatri.

The trailer of Vikram Vedha released on September 8 and ever since, we have been waiting with bated breath for the film to release. Apart from the guns and fights, we were hooked onto the adrenaline-stirring background score that surely added to the already appealing visuals. In case you’ve been waiting for the full song, the time is here! Bande from Vikram Vedha released on September 26 and is it punched with drama, beats (literally too), and punches.
BANDE FROM VIKRAM VEDHA OUT

After Alcoholia, yet another sought-after track from Vikram Vedha, Bande, was unveiled on September 26. Hrithik Roshan fights and kicks like it’s no task, while Saif Ali Khan is on a mission to chase the dreaded gangster, Vedha. Bande is high on adrenaline and the beats are perfect if you are looking for something that instantly energises you. Sharing the same, Hrithik wrote, “Get ready to vibe #VikramVedha style! Our theme song #Bande is out now. Advance booking open now, reserve your seats.

VIKRAM VEDHA TRAILER

Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan’s Vikram Vedha trailer was unveiled on September 8. As soon as the trailer starts, Hrithik’s rowdy manoeuvre takes over and the next thing you know is that you’re seeking him in every scene. He’s casual and intense at the same time. He hits, beats and kills like it’s no task. But you’ll love him anyway. Saif Ali Khan, on the other hand, makes for the perfect Vikram. He’s classy, sassy and is ready to do what it takes to nab Vedha. Loaded with action, guns, fight sequences and too much good looks in each frame, we can’t wait to see what Vikram Vedha has to offer on September 30!

ABOUT VIKRAM VEDHA

Vikram Vedha is an action-thriller, written and directed by Pushkar-Gayatri. The story of Vikram Vedha is filled with twists and turns. Tough cop Vikram (Saif Ali Khan) sets out to track and chase a dreaded gangster, Vedha (Hrithik Roshan). What unfolds is a cat-and-mouse chase, where Vedha – a master storyteller, helps Vikram peel back layers through a series of stories leading to thought-provoking moral ambiguities.

Vikram Vedha is presented by Gulshan Kumar, T-Series and Reliance Entertainment in association with Friday Filmworks, Jio Studios and YNOT Studios Production. The film is directed by Pushkar & Gayatri and produced by Bhushan Kumar & S. Sashikanth and Vikram Vedha will hit the big screens globally on September 30, 2022.

The budget of Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor’s Brahmastra will blow your mind. Find out

You will be shocked to know the budget of Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor’s Brahmastra. The film releases on September 9, 2022.

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Brahmastra is said to be made on budget of Rs 300 to Rs 350 crore.
The film stars Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.
It is all set to release in cinemas on September 9, 2022.

Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra is one of the most anticipated films of this year. Starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, the film has been directed by Ayan. The filmmaker has been associated with this project for the past 9 years. And his labour of love will hit the big screen on September 9, 2022. Ahead of the film’s release, India Today.in has learnt about the massive scale and budget of this action spectacle. The figure of the film puts Brahmastra in the list of one of the most expensive Bollywood films of recent times.

BRAHMASTRA’S BUDGET

For those unaware, Brahmastra has been mounted on a very large scale. Backed by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions, Starlight Pictures, and Prime Focus in association with Star Studios, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor’s film is said to be made on a budget of Rs 300 to Rs 350 crore. Having said that, the budget involves everything right from the actor’s fees to publicity and marketing costs.

The VFX of the film is one of the best works that one can see on the big screen soon. The trailer of Brahmastra was a mere glimpse of the heavy VFX work used in the film for different scenes. Needless to add, the special effects and VFX are touted to be the plus points of Brahmastra.

As far as the ticket prices of the film are concerned, they are likely to be on the higher side for multiplexes in IMAX. The Ayan Mukerji directorial will be released in several languages across formats such as 2D, 3D, IMAX 3D and 4DX 3D.


BIG-BUDGET FILMS OF 2022

Prior to Brahmastra’s release, two big-budget movies hit the silver screen but didn’t perform well at the box office. Ranbir Kapoor’s film Shamshera, directed by Karan Malhotra, was made on a budget of Rs 100 to Rs 150 crore. Unfortunately, the film couldn’t cross the Rs 100 crore mark at the box office.

Pippa teaser out on Independence Day. Ishaan Khatter’s war drama to release on Dec 2

The teaser of Raja Krishna Menon’s Pippa is out on Independence Day. The film will release on December 2, 2022.

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The teaser of Pippa is out!
The film features Ishaan Khatter, Priyanshu Painyuli, Mrunal Thakur and Soni Razdan.
It will release on December 2, 2022.

On the occasion of India’s 75th Independence Day, the makers of Pippa dropped the teaser of the film. The film, starring Ishaan Khatter, is based on the 1971 India-Pakistan war. Needless to add, Pippa is an action-packed war drama, which is based on true events. The teaser of the film gives us glimpses of several incidents that happened during the war. For the unversed, Pippa is a story about three siblings against the backdrop of the action-packed 48-hour Battle of Garibpur, which was fought on the eastern front of India during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.

PIPPA TEASER OUT!

Ishaan Khatter shared the official teaser of Pippa on his Instagram handle. The caption to his post read, “PIPPA in cinemas December 2nd, 2022. On the momentous occasion of our country’s 75th Independence Day – presenting a glimpse from a film we’ve collectively put our heart, gut and soul into. May our soil, our people and our culture be blessed always. It’s been an honour to represent the valour and bravery of our defence forces More to come.

BEGINNING TO TELL STORIES OF WAR HEROES

Meanwhile, producer Ronnie Screwvala spoke about his film, Pippa. “We are just beginning to tell the stories of our war hero’s and of India’s many strategic moves- in war and peace – over the last 75 years of our Independence – that have made us now a world power. PIPPA set in 1971 against the backdrop of one of the largest refugee migrations in modern history that then led to the liberation and formation of a Country is a story that must be told and we can’t wait to unravel the scale of this epic movie to audiences world-wide on 2nd December 2022,” he said.

Vidyut Jammwal’s Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 release date postponed, film to hit the screens on July 8

The release date of Vidyut Jammwal’s Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha has been postponed. The action-thriller film will now hit the cinemas on July 8, 2022.

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Vidyut Jammwal’s upcoming film Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 - Agni Pariksha is arriving late.
Earlier, the film was set to release on June 17.
The action thriller also stars Shivaleeka Oberoi.

The wait for Vidyut Jammwal and Shivaleeka Oberoi’s upcoming film, Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha, is not over yet. Earlier, the makers had planned to release the film on June 17, 2022. However, now, the release plans of the action thriller have changed. According to the latest announcement by Vidyut, Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha will grace the screens on July 8.


VIDYUT JAMMWAL’S KHUDA HAAFIZ CHAPTER 2 GETS A NEW RELEASE DATE

Back in April, the makers of Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha announced that the action thriller film will release on June 17. However, the makers have now decided to postpone the film’s release. Today, June 7, Vidyut Jammwal announced the new release date, taking to Instagram. He wrote, “He will fight for his family until his last breath.

ABOUT KHUDA HAAFIZ CHAPTER 2

Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 is the sequel to Vidyut Jammwal’s 2020 film, Khuda Haafiz, which was released on Disney+Hotstar. The film is written and directed by Faruk Kabir and produced by Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, Sneha Bimal Parekh and Ram Mirchandani under the banner of Panorama Studios.

John Abraham, Disha Patani’s Ek Villain Returns gets new release date, to hit theatres on July 29

John Abraham and Disha Patani’s upcoming film, Ek Villain Returns, has got a new release date now. Helmed by Mohit Suri, the film is all set to hit the theatres on July 29.

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Ek Villain Returns will now release on July 29, 2022.
The film stars John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Tara Sutaria and Disha Patani in lead roles.
Ek Villain Returns is directed by Mohit Suri.

Ek Villain Returns, the sequel to Mohit Suri’s 2014 film, has got a new release date now. It is scheduled to hit the theatres on July 29, 2022. The film was earlier supposed to release on July 8. The director took to social media last night to announce the news. John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Tara Sutaria and Disha Patani will be seen playing the leads. Ek Villain Returns will feature John and Arjun as villains, not heroes.


EK VILLAIN RETURNS GETS NEW RELEASE DATE

Mohit Suri’s directorial venture, Ek Villain Returns, has been postponed multiple times. However, it is now all set to release on July 29, 2022, and fans can’t wait! Mohit Suri announced the same on his official Twitter handle and wrote, “#EkVillainReturns gets a new release date, 29th July 2022 (sic).” He also tagged the actors and the producers of the film. John Abraham tweeted the same on his social media account.

ALL ABOUT EK VILLAIN RETURNS

Ek Villain Returns is sequel to the 2014 hit film, Ek Villain, which starred Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh. While the first film of the franchise was about a conflict between hero and a villain, Ek Villain Returns will follow a story of two villains, with John Abraham and Arjun Kapoor essaying negative roles. Tara Sutaria and Disha Patani play the female leads in the upcoming thriller. Mohit Suri has directed films like Half Girlfriend, Aashiqui 2, Murder 2, Zeher and Kalyug among others. Ek Villain Returns marks John Abhraham’s first collaboration with the director. Meanwhile, Disha Patani played the lead role in Mohit’s last directorial, Malang.

Vidyut Jammwal’s Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 to release on June 17. See new poster

Vidyut Jammwal shared a new poster of Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha and announced the film’s release date. Also starring Shivaleeka Oberoi, the action-thriller will hit cinemas on June 17.

Vidyut Jammwal has announced the release date of his much-anticipated action-thriller, Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 – Agni Pariksha, along with a new poster. Directed by Faruk Kabir, the film will hit the theatres on June 17.


KHUDA HAAFIZ CHAPTER 2 GETS A RELEASE DATE

Vidyut Jammwal started shooting for Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 with Shivaleeka Oberoi last year in July. Now, he has announced the film’s release date. In the poster, he can be seen in a prisoner’s uniform with unkempt hair and beard. The actor also sports a serious look in it.

Sharing the poster on social media, Vidyut wrote, “Witness the #AgniPariksha of Sameer & Nargis in #KhudaHaafizChapterllAgniPariksha. Releasing in theatres on June 17, 2022.

ABOUT KHUDA HAAFIZ CHAPTER 2

Khuda Haafiz Chapter 2 is the sequel to Vidyut Jammwal’s 2020 film, Khuda Haafiz, which was released on Disney+Hotstar. The actor had announced the new film with a photo featuring him with Shivaleeka Oberoi, director Faruk Kabir and producers, Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathak.