Film: "Go Goa Gone"; Cast: Kunal Khemu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari, Puja Gupta and Saif Ali Khan; Directors: Krishna DK-Raj Nidimoru; Rating: ***
Not taking into account the expression-less "actors" who have infested Hindi films from time immemorial, zombies are a relatively new phenomenon in Hindi cinema. We did have a zombie film some weeks ago which, like most characters in films of that genre, died a swift death. Forget that.
New Delhi, May 6 : Do you want to have fun with zombies or teenagers? This Friday Zombie comedy "Go Goa Gone", produced by Saif Ali Khan, and teenage-drama "Gippi" from Karan Johar's stable are hitting the screens
-- take your pick.
Co-directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, "Go Goa Gone" is touted as Bollywood's first zombie comedy. The movie is produced by Illuminati Films, co-owned by Saif, who will be seen as a zombie slayer Boris in it.
Kunal Khemu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari and Puja Gupta join Saif in the cast.
New Delhi, April 25 : From the Khans - Aamir, Shah Rukh and Saif Ali - to leading ladies like Madhuri Dixit, Vidya Balan and Rani Mukerji, as many as 20 screen stars have united for a special title track for unique movie "Bombay Talkies", which celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema.
The song, titled "Apna Bombay talkies", has been choreographed by Vaibhavi Merchant.
Mumbai, March 30 : Actress Sonal Chauhan says she finds Saif Ali Khan the perfect man in Bollywood for marriage. Since he's taken, someone like him would do for her, she said at a fashion show here.
Asked about her idea of a perfect man for marriage, Sonal said: "I have always said that I think Saif is one man in the industry who I think is a perfect man, but he is already taken so someone like him, may be." The actress was speaking at Neeta Lulla's fashion show 'Shehnaai'.
Saif Ali Khan married actress Kareena Kapoor October last year.
Mumbai, March 30 : Actress Soha Ali Khan says she has never had even a childhood fight with elder brother and actor Saif Ali Khan.
"The age difference between bhai (Saif Ali Khan) and me is nine years and I used to respect him a lot so I never got a chance to fight with him. We only have some verbal arguments," the 34-year-old said here Friday at a press conference for her film "War Chod Na Yaar".
"War Chod Na Yaar" also stars Sharman Joshi, Mukul Dev and Javed Jaffrey.
Soha, however, says the fighting was mostly with sister Saba.
Panaji, March 28 : An anti-tobacco organisation here Thursday demanded that Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan should be punished for violating the country's anti-smoking laws in promoting his latest film "Go Goa Gone".
Shekhar Salkar, general secretary of National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication (NOTE)-India, registered a complaint with the North Goa district collector and deputy inspector general of police, seeking punishment for Saif under provisions of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COPTA), 2003.
Mumbai, March 27 : Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, who looked fabulous in a pinkish-orange outfit designed by Namrata Joshipura at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer-Resort 2013, says her husband Saif Ali Khan likes her in all colours.
The collection had a range of vibrant colours.
Asked which colour her husband Saif Ali Khan likes to see her in, the actress promptly replied that he likes her in all colours.
"Saif likes to see me in every colour. He has no choice," she told the media.
New Delhi, March 26 : The trailer of directors Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D. K's upcoming zombie comedy film "Go Goa Gone" has started trending on social networking site Twitter after its online release Tuesday.
The trailer of the movie, starring Saif Ali Khan, Vir Das, Kunal Kemmu and Puja Gupta, has been appreciated by many fans online.
Even though Saif is not very active on social sites, he is grateful to his fans for showing love on cyber space.
Jaipur, March 23 : A court in Jodhpur Saturday read out charges against four Bollywood stars - Tabu, Sonali Bendre, Neelam and Saif Ali Khan - in the 14-year-old case of blackbuck poaching while shooting for a film. Salman Khan is also charged in the case but was not present at the hearing.
The poaching allegedly occurred during the shooting of Rajshri Productions "Hum Saath Saath Hain" in 1998.
Lucknow, March 21 : Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan Thursday had a tiff with security personnel at the Chowdhary Charan Singh airport here after he was asked to vacate the VIP lounge.
An ugly row ensued when the actor sat in the VIP lounge and was asked to move out by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) as he was not in the list of VIPs entitled to the facility.
"When the actor refused to move out and tried to throw around his weight, he was forcibly evicted from the lounge," said an airport source.
Mumbai, Mar 2: Actor Saif Ail Khan is giving "Bullet Raja" his best, says producer Rahul Mittra.
"A lot has been written about Saif's look and his character, but I would like to say Saif is adding huge validation to the project. Saif is giving his 100 percent for 'Bullet Raja' and he is enjoying himself. He is completely into his character and he is happy in his space," Mittra told IANS.
He said Saif will be seen in a "different avatar altogether" in the film.
New Delhi, Feb 2 : Abbas-Mustan's action thriller "Race 2" has raked in Rs. 79.6 crore net in its opening week at the domestic box-office. The film is also minting money in the overseas market.
Co-produced by UTV Motion Pictures and Ramesh Taurani of Tips Films, "Race 2" had earned Rs. 51.35 crore over first weekend. In the following days, film earned Rs. 7.5 crore Monday, Rs. 6.5 crore Tuesday, Rs. 5.75 crore Wednesday, Rs. 5 crore Thursday and Rs. 3.5 crore Friday.
This time, Saif-Kareena’s marriage date is confirmed by Chotte Nawab's loving mom and ace veteran actress Sharmila Tagore.
The other inside information regarding the wedding ceremony came out through reliable sources near to both families.
In actual fact, Bebo will carry on with her film career, just as her beautiful mom-in-law.
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie would not be the only big pair tying the knot during 2012.
If the fresh stories are to be trusted, wedding bells for Saif Ali Khan & Kareena Kapoor will ring in the month of October.
As per reports, Bebo, who has been busy shooting Madhur Bhandarkar’s much-awaited project Heroine, will bundle up all her projects before the big day, which is expected to be October 16.
At present, the actress is with Saifu in Turkey, where Chotte Nawab is shooting for his upcoming film, Race 2.
New Delhi, Feb 25 - Celebrities ko gussa kyon aata hai? That's the big question, given the recent cases of Saif Ali Khan's scuffle with an NRI businessman and Shah Rukh Khan's brawl with Shirish Kunder. With status comes aggression and ego, say experts."Anger is present in each and everybody, but as people grow up and excel in their field, they become more egoistic. The aggression within them also increases. It just depends on how one handles that aggression," Neelesh Tiwari, chairman and managing director, World Brain Center, told IANS.
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