They say imitation is the best form of flattery. What happens when Bollywood comes together to immortalize real life events that sometimes shook us up, and sometimes shook us out of our stupor? While rummaging around in our catalogue, we found a few movies emulating real life. Some came a little too close, and others had a long way to go. What do you think?
DID YOU KNOW?
That Jhanvi Kapoor is dating this hot guy?
That Sarah Khan is probably dropping out of films because of her mother?
That Navya Naveli Nanda and Aryan Khan may be best friends or may be more than that?
That Aaliyah Kashyap and Jhanvi Kapoor are the newest BFFs in town?
Yes, we all know this. We have all read or seen these headlines, but not only that, we have been fed these lines time and again by the media, so much so that details about these ‘kids’ and their personal lives are at the tip of our tongues. And, why not? They are, after all, the future of Bollywood. But, are they?
Sushant Singh Rajput’s third big movie has released and we can only marvel at how well he has portrayed our very own Captain Cool! With 2 hits and 1 blockbuster Sushant Singh Rajput, the small screen’s big hero, has made it clear that he is in Bollywood to stay. With his sheer talent and determination this actor has made a smooth transition from the idiot box to the silver screen.
And why not? For decades now, television has been considered to be a stepping stone to Bollywood. But is that really so? Television today has changed widely reach wise as well as content wise. Today, content wise television is in its best era, where the audiences want to see something new. The actors are getting a chance to portray different types of characters which showcases their talent even better. Today we have TV actors who are glamorized as much as Bollywood stars. Whereas actors like Ram Kapoor, Sakshi Tanwar, Shweta Tiwari have a varied and all-inclusive fanbase. The change in content has also given us a whole lot heartthrobs of the younger generation in TV today like Karan Singh Grover, Gurmeet Chaudhary and Karan Kundra to name a few.
Recently, when Shah Rukh Khan was travelling in the city the paparazzi surrounded his car and in all the confusion one his car ran over an excited photographer’s foot. The Fan superstar immediately got out of the car and examined the photographer, and later rushed him to a hospital, and is now ensuring his well being. Reel heroes can be real life heroes too!
That’s right! We can’t believe it either! Apparently, late last week, the Saaransh director received a call from an unidentified caller to extort 50 lakhs! The caller also threatened the award winning director by saying if he was unable to fulfill their demands, they would kill his wife Soni & daughter Alia. We’re praying for this family, watch this space for updates!