Priyanka Chopra Talks About Not Getting Work In Bollywood
‘Desi Girl’ Priyanka Chopra Jonas has marked her imprints in both Bollywood and Hollywood with sheer dedication and dignity. During a recent conversation with Dax Shepard on his podcast, Armchair Expert, she opened up about not getting work in Bollywood. The political games of the B-Town compelled the diva to try her luck in Hollywood. She even talks about people wanting to jeopardise her career. She made her Hollywood debut with the 2015 television series ‘Quantico’.
Grand Opening Of Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre
The Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre (NMACC) in the Jio World Centre in Mumbai saw an extravagant inauguration on March 31st, 2023. It is Nita Mukesh Ambani’s dream project aimed to preserve and promote Indian Arts. The grand opening had various Indian and international influential personalities like Gigi Hadid, Shah Rukh Khan, Sadhguru, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Sachin Tendulkar, Zendaya and many more in attendance. The event also saw an exclusive Bharatanatyam dance performance by the multifaceted Nita Ambani.
‘Jawan’ To Release This June
Tamil director and writer Atlee Kumar’s highly anticipated ‘Jawan’ is set to release on June 2nd 2023. Atlee will debut in Bollywood with ‘Jawan’ starring Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role. This action-thriller film is King Khan’s second movie of the year 2023. Khan made a comeback on the big screen with ‘Pathaan’ after a long wait of four years, witnessing worldwide success. Shah Rukh Khan will be seen in a dual role in ‘Jawan’ alongside Nayanthara, Deepika Padukone, Priya Mani Raj, Sunil Grover and Yogi Babu in pivotal roles.
Anurag Basu’s Take On Autism
In a recent interview, filmmaker Anurag Basu shared his responsibility to spread awareness about autism, also the crux of his 2012 film ‘Barfi’ starring Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Basu mentioned his dissatisfaction with his previous work as the film took a love dive and pledges to delve more into the topic. The director’s December release ‘Metro In Dino’, a sequel to ‘Life In A Metro’ will feature Sara Ali Khan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Anupam Kher, Neena Gupta, Pankaj Tripathi, Konkana Sen Sharma, Ali Fazal and Fatima Sana Shaikh.
Bhumi Pednekar As The Climate Warrior
The ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ actor launched a pan-India campaign called Climate Warrior Initiative, aimed at raising awareness about climate change and environmental conservation. Pednekar recently joined the United Nations Climate Change Conference (UNDP) – COP 27. The actor is also known to vocalise her opinions and educate the netizens through her entertaining Instagram reels. Even with several big projects in her pool, such as ‘Bheed’ and ‘The Ladykiller’, Pednekar is doing her bit to make the world a better place.
The Golden Women At the Oscars
The all-women team of ‘The Elephant Whisperers’ shone brightly at the Academy Awards when Kartiki Gonsalves & Guneet Monga Kapoor bagged an Oscar for Best Documentary Short. Gonsalves is an Indian documentary filmmaker and photographer specialising in nature and wildlife photography, while Monga is a film producer and founder of Sikhya Entertainment. Their achievement represents women slowly and steadily dominating the film industry. The momentous win is sought to remain a golden moment for the entertainment industry.