B-Town Buzz: Arjun Kapoor, Salman, Deepika and Akshay Kumar
by Newsroom Staff Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
Arjun Kapoor loses his gym
Arjun Kapoor sweat it out regularly in the gym to go from fat to fit. However his daily workout space has been demolished by the BMC officials. The actor was served a legal notice in December for the illegal construction, an encroachment on his building’s terrace. Although it is said that the members residing in the building had no problems, staff from the civic body visited Arjun Kapoor’s Juhu residence to demolish the makeshift gym which was an illegal structure. Arjun has been a gym regular and it looks like after being left with the demolished gym, he will have to scout for more options across the city.
Salman Khan set to turn father to a 13 year old!
While in real life Salman Khan has been dodging all questions about his marriage, the actor is set to turn father on the silver screen. The actor will play a father to a 13-year-old daughter in a film to be directed by choreographer-turned-filmmaker Remo D’Souza. This yet untitled film is a dance drama and Salman will undergo humongous training to perfect each step. Salman and Remo have been busy with their own projects for the time being but finalised this film on Salman’s birthday a few days back. After completing ‘Tubelight’ and ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ in 2017, Salman will start gyrating to Remo’s tunes from 2018.
Karan, Salman sign Akshay for film based on ‘Battle of Saragarhi’
Salman Khan Films and Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions have announced their next starring Akshay Kumar. The yet untitled project will be directed by Anurag Singh and will be a period drama based on the Battle of Saragarhi. With Bollywood biggies attached to this project, the film is sure to garner a lot of curiosity. Akshay Kumar has a busy 2017 but the makers plan to release the film in 2018. Ironically, Salman’s good friend Ajay Devgn has also announced a similar film in July this year. His movie is titled ‘Son of Sardaar: The Battle of Saragarhi’.
Deepika’s resolution to spend time with family
Deepika Padukone is scaling high in her career, a Hollywood and a Bollywood biggie have made the actress very busy. The ‘Bajirao Mastani’ star has decided that with 2017, she will become more of a family person. “I have not really thought much about a resolution. I may resolve to spend more time with my family. I miss them a lot these days and I would like to be with them for a longer time,” quips the actress. Deepika spent a lot of time shooting at foreign locales for ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’ and is now immersed in the intense character of Rani Padmavati, leaving little time for family.