Laxmmi Bomb was a mentally intensive role, says Akshay Kumar | People News

Mumbai: Akshay Kumar’s upcoming horror-comedy Laxmmi Bomb is one of the most awaited films of the year. Featuring Kiara Advani, the film is directed by Raghava Lawrence. Laxmmi Bomb was initially scheduled to release in theatres on May 22. However, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, it took the OTT route. Making an official announcement during Disney+Hotstar’s live event this evening, Akshay shared two intriguing posters of the film.  Talking about his experience, Akshay said, “Laxmmi Bomb was a mentally intensive role. It is ‘never experienced before’ kind of role. I…

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After ‘Dil Bechara’, you can watch ‘Laxxmi Bomb’, ‘Bhuj: The Pride Of India’, ‘Sadak 2’ and ‘The Big Bull’ on Disney+ Hotstar | Movies News

New Delhi: The wait is finally over! For those looking forward to the releases of Bollywood films, we have something that will make you jump with excitement. Disney+ Hotstar on Monday announced that it will release some highly-anticipated films on its platforms between July and October. The four major films that are lined-up for release are – Akshay Kumar’s ‘Laxxmi Bomb’, Ajay Devgn’s ‘Bhuj: The Pride Of India’, Alia Bhatt’s ‘Sadak 2’ and Abhishek Bachchan’s ‘The Big Bull’.  Sushant Singh Rajput’s last film ‘Dil Bechara’s release date has already been…

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Sushant Singh Rajput Reveals Meaning of His Name, It’s Connection with His Late Mother in Social Media Chat

Sushant Singh Rajput was very close to his mother Sushant Singh Rajput, during a social media interaction with a fan, had revealed the meaning of his name and how it had a special connection with his late mother Usha Singh. News18.com Last Updated: June 29, 2020, 7:59 AM IST Sushant Singh Rajput passed away in Mumbai on June 14 leaving us with the biggest tragedy of recent times. In retrospect, his videos, pictures, candid interactions and moments are going viral on social media as fans deal with the…

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Sushmita Sen Makes a Comeback with Aarya, Keerthy Suresh Unravels a Mystery in Penguin

A number of new Indian titles to look forward to this week. We have Sushmita Sen returning to acting after a decade and making her digital debut with Aarya, Jitendra Kumar playing a lovestruck paan-seller in Chaman Bahaar, and Jimmy Shergill playing a not-so-honourable judge in Your Honor. In the Tamil film Penguin, National Award winning actress Keerthy Suresh stars in a new spine-chilling adventure, as a pregnant woman looking to unravel the mystery of her first child’s disappearance. Cop drama Lalbazaar focuses on a series of murders and Kolkata…

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Crime Thrillers Kaali 2 and Raktanchal Out, Get Ready to Keep Up with the Kardashians

With theatres shut and no certainty as to when they’ll reopen, streaming platforms are enjoying increased viewership as well as more cinema titles being available to them. The first of the many movies heading to digital for lack of options, Tamil film Ponmagal Vandhal, dropped this Friday. OTT platforms have also kept up their supply of original web series. ZEE5 has released the second season of their crime drama Kaali this week. MX player’s crime thriller Raktanchal has launched as well. Here are our recommendations for the week. Kaali…

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Nawazuddin’s Ghoomketu Plus Horror Series Betaal Equals Entertaining Eid Weekend

While the lockdown has taken the zing out of Eid festivities this year, streaming platforms are showering its subscribers with content. Almost every platform has planned a major release this weekend. While Shah Rukh Khan himself cannot be part of an Eid release, his company Red Chillies Entertainment is dropping their new horror thriller Betaal this weekend on Netflix. ZEE5 has already made their big premiere in the form of Ghoomketu, a comedy movie starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Anurag Kashyap. If you are in the mood for some satire, hit…

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Take a Tour of Paatal Lok with Jaideep Ahlawat, Abhay Deol Explores What are the Odds

Exploring the various class and economic divides in the country through a gritty web series, Anushka Sharma-produced Paatal Lok is earning praises all over. The show, created by Udta Punjab writer Sudip Sharma seems to have matched the hype that was created, leading up to its release. It’s definitely a must-watch this week. Abhay Deol is back to producing another feel-good film about unusual friendships and dilemmas in life. Titled What are the Odds?, the film starring Abhay as a rockstar alongwith Yashaswini Dayama and Monica Dogra will be available…

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Asha Negi-Sharman Joshi in Baarish S2, Mark Ruffalo’s Double Role in New Mini-Series

If you are looking for a romantic drama set against the backdrop of rains to take your mind off the pandemic, Baarish Season 2 might be your solution. Starring Sharman Joshi and Asha Negi as a married pair, the show promises a lot of mush and soulful music. Mark Ruffalo is taking on a double role in the HBO mini-series I Know This Much Is True, playing a man struggling with his identical twin who is a paranoid schizophrenic. This six-episode limited series offers a grim but gripping adaptation of…

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Madhuri Dixit Nene Roped in for Digital Show by Ship Of Theseus Director Anand Gandhi

Madhuri Dixit Nene is set to make her web debut with a Netflix original series produced by Karan Johar. While shooting for the show is yet to begin, Madhuri has reportedly been signed on for another digital show which will be directed by Ship Of Theseus maker Anand Gandhi for Disney+Hotstar. The six-part drama series is titled Saheli, according to a source who told Mid-Day, “Anand has been developing the six-part drama over the past two years. The story spans over three decades from the late ’80s to 2020. Mumbai,…

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Jacqueline Fernandez is Mrs Serial Killer, Taapsee Gets Triggered in Thappad

Thappad was born out of a conversation between director Anubhav Sinha and actress Taapsee Pannu on the sets of Mulk. After that hard-hitting film, the two of them wanted to explore the issue of domestic violence on screen. Thappad released to critical acclaim in February, and is now available to stream online. Shirish Kunder is back to direction with the thriller Mrs Serial Killer on Netflix, starring Jacqueline Fernandez and Manoj Bajpayee. This week also marked the big digital premiere of Baaghi 3, much to the delight of Tiger Shroff…

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Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb To Skip Theatrical Release And Premiere on Disney+Hotstar?

It’s a dreadful time for the film industry as cinema halls across the world remain closed amid the coronavirus crisis. The global viral scare reportedly seems to persuade Bollywood filmmakers and producers to release their upcoming titles on OTT platforms rather than delaying them. As per a report in Mid-day, Akshay Kumar is in the talks with studios about releasing his upcoming horror-comedy Laxmmi Bomb directly on a streaming platform. A source informed the tabloid that Disney+Hotstar plans to come on board with the actor to procure the release rights…

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