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In July, Ajay Devgn will start shooting for his digital debut show ‘Rudra: The Age of Darkness’, which is planned to be completed in two months. According to the latest reports, Ajay Devgan has been paid a huge amount of Rs 125 crore for this series. With this, he has come in the list of highest paid actors on the OTT platform, which includes stars like Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan. However, it is being said that Ajay Devgan’s fee also includes promotional activities of Star Network like promo shoots, social media posts, appearances in reality shows worth few crores. South Indian actress Rashi Khanna also has an important role in the series. The series is an official remake of the British psychological crime drama ‘Luther’, starring Idriss Elba, Ruth Wilson in lead roles.
2. Salman Khan doesn’t want to film the original story of ‘Master’
For the past few months, there is a buzz that Salman Khan is going to do a Hindi remake of the Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi starrer Tamil film ‘Master’. The latest update in this matter is that Salman doesn’t want to go with the original film’s story. If reports are to be believed, he has asked the team to work on the story of the film and bring out a completely new version of it. It is being told that Salman has not played the role of a liquor businessman till now. That’s why he is excited about the film. But their condition is that except the character, the makers should come up with a whole new story for it. The story is currently being written and the producers will narrate it to Salman as soon as it is completed.
3. Karan Johar Launches Foundation After Father Yash Johar
Next Saturday will mark 17 years of Karan Johar’s father and filmmaker Yash Johar saying goodbye to the world. A week before his 17th death anniversary, Karan has announced the establishment of Yash Johar Foundation. Releasing a video on social media, he wrote, “It is a true labor of love to carry forward his legacy in memory of my incredible father. I am extremely happy to launch the Yash Johar Foundation, which is supported by the Indian entertainment industry. It has been established with the aim of improving the standard of living of the people of According to Karan, his foundation will provide immediate solutions to the people to deal with the effects of the global pandemic.
4. Viacom 18 Joins As Studio For Hrithik Roshan’s ‘Fighter’
In January, it was announced that director Siddharth Anand is making a film ‘Fighter’ with Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone. The latest update is that Siddharth Anand’s banner Marflix, who is going to debut with this film, has joined hands with Viacom 18 as a studio partner. It is said that this blanket deal has been done and the studio has a stake in all types of rights from theatrical to digital and satellite. In terms of finance, this is being said to be the biggest deal since the pandemic. The budget of the film is around 250 crores. It is being made in Hindi originally, but will also be released in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam languages.
5. Dhanush’s next film with National Award winner Shekhar Kammula
Tamil cinema superstar Dhanush’s new film was announced on Friday. As of now its title has not been revealed. But it will be directed by National Award winner Shekhar Kammula. The film was directed by Narayan Das K. Narang and Pushkar will produce on Grand Scale under the banner of Ram Mohan Rao Sri Venkateshwara Cinemas LLP. Giving information about this from the official social media handle of the production house, it is written, “Two people who crossed barriers to celebrate cinema. National Award winners Dhanush and Shekhar Kammula Tamil-Telugu and Hindi tri-lingual (of three languages) have come together for the film.”
6. Karthik Aryan’s blast on social media, wrote – something different is coming
Kartik Aaryan has created a new buzz on social media amid reports of him being out of Karan Johar’s ‘Dostana 2’ and a film of Red Chillies. Sharing a poster, he wrote, “Something different is coming. Guess what.” Along with this, he has also put a fire emoji. In the poster, Kartik’s face is in the dark, but his long hair is visible. He is wearing an overcoat and is seen holding something like a shaft in his hand. Also, the date 20. 06. 21 is written on the poster. Kartik’s fans are speculating that the trailer of his film ‘Dhamaka’, directed by Ram Madhvani, may arrive on June 20. ‘Dhamaka’ will release on the OTT platform in August and will be Kartik’s first film to release digitally.