Bollywood beauties from different generations are all set to battle it out at the box office in a span of three-weeks.
Today's A-lister Kareena Kapoor is expected to deliver a national-award-worthy performance in Heroine which releases on Setember 21. Preity Zinta and Sridevi will fight for screen space with Ishkq in Paris and English Vinglish on the same day (October 5) next month. Last but not the least, Rani Mukerji will enter the war zone with Aiyyaa on October 12.
All will expect 'Heroine' Kareena to win this battle hands down, but you never know! While Sridevi can recreate her old magic with her comeback film, Rani and Preity too have their fans in the masses.
Let's stop guessing and take the poll below for more clarity. So tell us which actress in your opinion is going to emerge as the queen at last.
Cast: Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda
Director: Madhur Bhandarkar
Plot: A female superstar struggles through the trials and tribulations of being a Bollywood actress.
Release date: September 21, 2012
I take my youth icon role seriously: Kareena Kapoor
As the saying goes, there’s no smoke without fire. But in actor Kareena Kapoor’s case, all we can see is a big cloud of smoke. Over the past week, the actor has been constantly making headlines thanks to her controversial smoking scenes in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Heroine. FULL INTERVIEW
I am halkat, says Kareena Kapoor
As the film Heroine’s release draws near, hectic promotions are keeping leading lady Kareena Kapoor busy. But what is really motivating the lady is the constant appreciation that she is already getting for her portrayal as an actress in the film. VIDEO
HOT! HOT! HOT! Bebo 'burns' mag cover
Kareena Kapoor has been voted the hottest woman of 2012 in a poll conducted by Maxim. Clad in a skimpy outfit, the Heroine star looks seductively hot on the magazine cover. SEE COVER
NEW SONG: Main Heroine Hoon, croons Kareena
She's known for her arrogance and confidence and she's gone on record to say, "I am a superstar. I am immune to competition." It's almost as if Kareena Kapoor's latest song reflects her own attitude of the Heroine. WATCH
ISHKQ IN PARIS
Cast: Preity Zinta, Rhehan Malliek
Director: Prem Raj
Plot: Two complete strangers, after having met on a train from Rome to Paris, end up spending the evening together in the romantic city.
Release date: October 5, 2012
CHECK OUT: Preity Zinta on sets of Ishkq in Paris in Prague
Preity Zinta is all kicked about her maiden home production Ishkq In Paris which releases next month (October 5). The last schedule of the film was recently completed in Prague and we bring you some on the sets images from the same. SEE PICTURES
Salman Khan does a jig with Preity Zinta in Ishkq In Paris
All fans, who haven't had enough of Salman Khan since Ek Tha Tiger, can breathe a sigh of relief as the actor is back and this time, he's playing himself! The new, much-hyped song Kudiye Di Kurti from the film Ishkq In Paris features Salman, Preity and even Rhehan Malliek. WATCH NOW
Priety’s Ishkq In Paris wraps up
Actor-turned-producer Preity Zinta is happy that her debut production, Ishkq In Paris, has wrapped up and the 37-year-old thanked the cast and crew for their support. PREITY TWEETS
Grand premiere of Ishkq In Paris to be held in Paris
Preity Zinta sure has ambitious plans for her maiden home production Ishkq In Paris. To celebrate the Indo-French collaboration, Preity has planned to have a grand premiere of her film in Paris. The event is expected to be a gala affair with a lot of bigwigs in attendance. FULL STORY
Cast: Sridevi, Mehdi Nebbou, Priya Anand, Adil Hussain
Director: Gauri Shinde
Plot: A belittled and insecure Indian housewife enrolls in an English language class.
Release date: October 5, 2012
Sridevi is too committed to her character: Gauri Shinde
Gauri Shinde, the reclusive director of Sridevi's comeback film English Vinglish, gets candid. "If I start thinking about it maybe I'll feel, 'Oh my God, its Sridevi coming back.' I haven't allowed myself to think about it." FULL INTERVIEW
Zip your mouth, says Sridevi to plastic surgery rumour-mongers
For all women who’re 40 and above, Sridevi has a message: Look after yourself and do what makes you desirable. Work out, eat right, be focused and be happy. You should also be in love. That makes you radiant. SRIDEVI SPEAKS
Sridevi at a brand launch, promotes English Vinglish
Actress Sridevi launched a magazine on which she graced the cover. At the launch too she kept her make up minimal and let her hair open naturally. Dressed in a lovely blue short dress, the one thing that stood out in Sri’s looks are her bright red painted nails. VIDEO
What keeps Sridevi glowing at 49?
Sridevi is fit as a fiddle at 49, and the reason behind it, she says, is the right diet, power yoga and the quality time she spends with her two daughters. READ STORY
Cast: Rani Mukerji, Prithviraj Sukumaran
Director: Sachin Kundalkar
Plot: A woman who sees her life as a Masala-movie goes on the hunt for her dream man.
Release date: October 12, 2012
Rani Mukerji's first stop: Dadar
It’s a well-known fact that Rani Mukerji is taking keen interest in the marketing strategies of her upcoming film, Aiyya. And now, sources reveal that the Black (2005) actor, along with the film’s marketing team, has decided to launch the film’s theatrical trailer at Plaza theatre in Dadar today. READ
Rani Mukerji talks promotions with the producers of her next film
Rani Mukerji, who was last seen in the critically acclaimed No One Killed Jessica (2011), is now al set for yet another woman-centric film, Aiyyaa. Rani herself is closely involved with all decisions on the marketing strategies of the film, to ensure that it reaches the right kind of audience. FULL STORY
Ma, please pass my promo: Rani
The promo of Rani Mukerji’s upcoming film, Aiyya, is ready for release, but the 34-year-old actor apparently wants her mother, Krishna, to approve it before it goes on air. MORE
Aamir shakes a leg with Rani
One of the most awaited films of the year, Talaash has been in the news for various reasons. Apart from it marking Aamir Khan’s return to the big screen after a three-year sabbatical (his last film was 3 Idiots, 2009), it also brings the actor together with Rani Mukerji (their only film as co-stars was Ghulam, 1998). READ HERE