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Dec 3, 2023 10:03 PM IST

Animal box office collection day 3: Ranbir Kapoor film enters ₹200 crore in India, mints ₹70 crore on Sunday

The film "Animal" has entered the 200 crore club in India by its third day of release, according to Sacnilk.com. The movie, directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, stars Ranbir Kapoor, Rashmika Mandana, Bobby Deol, and Anil Kapoor in lead roles. On its first day, the film earned 63.8 crore, and on the second day, it minted 66.27 crore. It is projected to earn 70 crore on its third day for all languages, bringing its total to 200 crore. Despite competition from Meghna Gulzar's "Sam Bahadur," "Animal" has been successful at the box office.

Dec 3, 2023 8:58 PM IST

Trisha Krishnan calls Ranbir Kapoor's Animal 'cult' film in new post, deletes it after facing criticism

Actor Trisha Krishnan deleted a post praising the film Animal after facing criticism on social media. Trisha shared a poster of the film featuring Ranbir Kapoor and wrote, "One word-cult! Pppppppaaaaaahhhhhhh." However, she deleted the post shortly after. Some users on social media questioned her change in stance, referring to her recent incident where she stood up against misogynistic remarks made by actor Mansoor Ali Khan. Others defended Trisha, stating that she knows the difference between fantasy and reality and should be allowed to enjoy a film.

Dec 3, 2023 8:10 PM IST

Aamir Khan talks against use of violence and sex in films to make it 'successful', old video emerges post Animal release

A video of actor Aamir Khan has resurfaced online after the release of the film Animal, directed by Sandeep Vanga Reddy. In the clip, Khan speaks against the use of sex and violence in films, stating that these emotions are easy to provoke in the audience. He criticizes directors who rely heavily on violence and sex to make their films successful, stating that it harms society. Khan emphasizes that there are ways of showing violence in films depending on the subject matter. Animal, which features Ranbir Kapoor, has received mixed reviews since its release.

Dec 3, 2023 7:06 PM IST

Ram Gopal Varma reviews Animal: ‘When Ranbir Kapoor comes back with a machine gun, that moment is a cinematic gem’

Director Ram Gopal Varma had mixed reviews for the film "Animal" directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga. While he praised Ranbir Kapoor's performance, calling it the most consistent and intense portrayal of a character in Indian cinema history, he also criticized certain aspects of the film. Varma did not connect with the father-son relationship and family rivalry depicted in the film, and he disliked a particular scene where Ranbir's character asks a girl to lick his shoe. However, he claimed that he was willing to overlook these flaws and show his appreciation for the film by licking both Vanga and Kapoor's shoes.

Dec 3, 2023 6:20 PM IST

Uorfi Javed's Instagram account reactivated after it was ‘disabled by mistake’, she says: Guys please decide

Actor and social media influencer Uorfi Javed recently shared screenshots after her Instagram account was 'disabled by mistake'. Uorfi received death threats after recreating Rajpal Yadav's look from the movie Bhool Bhulaiyaa. She had informed the Mumbai Police about the threats and posted about it on social media. In the screenshots, Instagram initially informed her that her account was suspended, but later apologized and reactivated her account, stating that it was disabled by mistake. Uorfi expressed her confusion and frustration over the situation, leaving her followers to question the decision-making process of Instagram.

Dec 3, 2023 5:03 PM IST

Vijay Varma recalls being dropped from a film as an astrologer didn't like his pics: ‘He did not approve casting me’

Actor Vijay Varma revealed that he was once dropped from a film because an astrologer did not like his pictures. Despite the setback, Varma never lost hope and remained focused on his acting career. He also credited veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah for inspiring him to persevere through tough times in the industry. Varma gained recognition with films like Pink and Gully Boy, and has also appeared in web series such as Mirzapur and A Suitable Boy. He was last seen in the film Jaane Jaan and will next be seen in Murder Mubarak and Mirzapur 3. Varma is also in a relationship with actress Tamannaah Bhatia.

Dec 3, 2023 5:02 PM IST

Ranbir Kapoor's Animal becomes 2nd fastest ₹100 crore Hindi film of all time after beating Jawan, Tiger 3

Ranbir Kapoor's film "Animal" has become the second-fastest Hindi film to cross the 100 crore nett mark at the domestic box office. It collected 113.12 crore nett in India in the first two days, surpassing Shah Rukh Khan's film "Jawan" which made 111.73 crore nett in the same time. Shah Rukh Khan's film "Pathaan" remains in first place with 123 crore nett in two days. Other films in the top five fastest 100 crore Hindi films include Salman Khan's "Tiger 3" and Yash's "KGF: Chapter 2." Sunny Deol's "Gadar 2" took three days to cross 100 crore nett in India.

Dec 3, 2023 4:14 PM IST

Ram Charan visits Chamundeshwari temple in Mysuru while shooting for Game Changer; fans mob him for photos. Watch

Ram Charan, who is currently shooting for the film Game Changer in Mysuru, took a break from filming to visit Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. The temple, located on Chamundi Hills, is a popular tourist attraction. Fans and onlookers gathered outside the temple to catch a glimpse of the actor, who was seen leaving with a shawl gifted by the temple authorities. Game Changer, directed by Shankar, is said to revolve around politics and electoral policies. The film also stars Kiara Advani, SJ Suryah, and other prominent actors. Most of the shooting for the film has been completed.

Dec 3, 2023 3:12 PM IST

Zoya Akhtar, Reema Kagti on comparisons with Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar: 'They have given more hits than anybody else'

Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti, co-writers of the film The Archies, have dismissed comparisons to legendary screenwriters Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar, known as Salim-Javed. In an interview, Zoya stated that they could not be compared to her father, Javed, and that Salim-Javed were very special and unique. Reema agreed, acknowledging the impact that Salim-Javed had on popular culture and their numerous hits. Zoya also highlighted that Salim-Javed's success was pan-Indian. The Archies marks the Bollywood debut of star kids Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor, and Agastya Nanda.

Dec 3, 2023 2:48 PM IST

Kriti Sanon slams ‘false news’ claiming she promoted trading platforms on Koffee With Karan: I've taken legal action

Kriti Sanon has denied reports that she promoted trading platforms on Karan Johar's talk show Koffee With Karan 8. The actress took to Instagram Stories to clarify that the articles claiming she endorsed trading platforms on the show were "completely fake and false." She also stated that she had taken legal action against these false reports and issued a legal notice. Kriti shared screenshots of the articles and called them "fake news." She urged everyone to be cautious and warned against such false and defamatory reports.

Dec 3, 2023 2:41 PM IST

BTS get mention in Michael Jackson documentary Thriller 40, proud fans react: 'Legends'

BTS fans, known as BTS ARMY, are proud of the group for being mentioned in the documentary Thriller 40, which celebrates the 40th anniversary of Michael Jackson's album Thriller. Fans expressed excitement and admiration for the group, with some wishing that Michael Jackson and BTS could have met. The documentary compares Michael Jackson's choreography with BTS and highlights the impact of the late artist on the K-pop industry. BTS is currently on hiatus, with some members enlisted in the military for mandatory service. Fans continue to show their support and love for the group during this time.

Dec 3, 2023 2:40 PM IST

Varun Tej, Lavanya Tripathi head to Europe for honeymoon: Know details of their first vacation after marriage

Varun Tej Konidela and Lavanya Tripathi have gone on their honeymoon after their wedding in November. The couple shared a picture of themselves at an airport, dressed casually and wearing sunglasses. Although they did not disclose the location, sources suggest that they are in Finland for their honeymoon. Varun's cousin Ram Charan and his wife Upasana also vacationed in Finland in 2022. Varun and Lavanya got married in Italy and later had receptions in Hyderabad and Dehradun. Varun recently finished shooting for the film "Operation Valentine" and will soon start filming for "Matka." Lavanya is currently shooting for a web series.

Dec 3, 2023 1:48 PM IST

Pakistani actor Hania Aamir hangs out with Badshah, Punjabi singer Karan Aujla; fans react: She's friends with everyone

Pakistani actor Hania Aamir has sparked dating rumors with Indian rapper Badshah after posting pictures of themselves together on Instagram. The photos were taken during a recent meeting in Dubai, where they were joined by Punjabi singer-rapper Karan Aujla. Fans speculated about a possible relationship between Aamir and Badshah, especially after a video of Badshah holding hands with actor Mrunal Thakur went viral in November. Badshah addressed the rumors on Instagram Stories, saying, "Jaisa aap soch rahe hain waise nahi hai" (It's not what you think it is). Badshah was previously married and has a daughter.

Dec 3, 2023 1:33 PM IST

Rishab Shetty denies slamming Rashmika Mandanna at IFFI as he reacts to fan: 'Someone understood what I meant to say'

Actor-filmmaker Rishab Shetty has clarified a statement he made at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. Social media users had accused him of taking a potshot at actors such as Rashmika Mandanna and directors like Prashanth Neel, who had ventured into other film industries after achieving success in Kannada cinema. However, a fan broke down Shetty's statement and claimed that it had been misunderstood. Shetty agreed with the fan, stating that the sentiment behind his statement was that he did not want to be seen as leaving the Kannada film industry after delivering just one hit.

Dec 3, 2023 12:59 PM IST

Orry skips his signature pose while partying with Suhana Khan, clicks pics with Sussanne Khan, Dino Morea

Orhan Awatramani, popularly known as Orry, attended a star-studded party in Mumbai and shared pictures with various celebrities. He posed with singer Kanika Kapoor and also danced with interior designer Sussanne Khan. He also took a photo with Shah Rukh Khan's daughter, Suhana Khan, who is set to make her Bollywood debut. Orry is known for capturing moments with celebrities at parties and events. He rose to popularity after being seen with Janhvi Kapoor and is often seen partying with star kids like Nysa Devgan, Khushi Kapoor, Aryan Khan, and others. Orry recently appeared on Salman Khan's show Bigg Boss.

Dec 3, 2023 12:04 PM IST

Animal’s success in the Telugu states proves cinema has gone global: Producer Dil Raju lauds Sandeep Reddy Vanga film

The film "Animal," starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Anil Kapoor, and Bobby Deol, has received positive response in both the Hindi and Telugu states. Distributor-producer Dil Raju claims that the film's success proves that good content can break barriers and that cinema has gone global. He mentions that Telugu audiences are now supporting Hindi films and heroes from there. Raju believes that Animal sets an example that if a movie is made well and the audience connects to it, the region doesn't matter. Celebrities like Nani, SS Karthikeya, and Alia Bhatt have also praised the film on social media.

Dec 3, 2023 11:27 AM IST

Animal worldwide box office collection day 2: Ranbir Kapoor film is unstoppable, grosses more than ₹230 crore so far

Ranbir Kapoor's film "Animal" has had a record-breaking opening at the box office. The film, directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, has become the biggest opener for a non-holiday release in Hindi cinema history. It grossed 116 crore ($15.6 million) worldwide on its first day. In India alone, the film collected around 66 crore ($8.8 million) on its second day, bringing its two-day total to 129.8 crore ($17.4 million). The film has also crossed the 200 crore ($26.8 million) mark at the worldwide box office in just two days. Animal stars Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, and Rashmika Mandanna.

Dec 3, 2023 11:04 AM IST

Bobby Deol cries after paparazzi praise him as Animal sets box office on fire: ‘Sapna dekh raha hu’

Bobby Deol became emotional and teary-eyed as he thanked the paparazzi for the overwhelming response to his latest film, Animal. The film, directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, also stars Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, and Rashmika Mandanna. Bobby expressed his gratitude and said that he felt like he was living a dream due to the immense love the film was receiving. Animal has been well-received at the box office, earning over 100 crore within two days of its release. The film is a violent thriller that has been praised for its mass appeal and entertainment value.

Dec 3, 2023 10:31 AM IST

Randeep Hooda, Lin Laishram glow in ethnic golden outfits at wedding bash in Manipur; Urvashi Rautela compliments bride

Actor Randeep Hooda and Lin Laishram got married in a traditional Meitei ceremony and shared their official wedding album on Instagram. The couple had a white and golden themed wedding dinner with touches of gold and lots of flowers for decoration. They also recently shared photos from their wedding party, where Randeep wore a white and golden ethnic look and Lin wore a golden traditional Manipuri attire. Many celebrities and fans congratulated the couple and praised them for following their culture and traditions.

Dec 3, 2023 9:53 AM IST

Dinesh Phadnis of CID fame battling for life after heart attack; is on ventilator support: Report

Actor Dinesh Phadnis, best known for his role as Fredericks in the long-running crime show CID, has reportedly suffered a heart attack and is currently hospitalized in Mumbai. The cast and crew of CID were made aware of his condition and many of them visited the hospital to enquire about his health. Dinesh, who is in his late fifties, is currently on ventilator support but his condition has slightly improved. Fans and well-wishers have taken to social media to express their wishes for his speedy recovery. Dinesh has been a part of CID for almost 20 years and has also appeared in other TV shows and films.

Dec 3, 2023 9:29 AM IST

Sam Bahadur box office collection day 2: Vicky Kaushal film picks up pace amid clash with Animal, earns ₹9.25 crore

Vicky Kaushal's film "Sam Bahadur" has seen improved performance at the box office, earning 9.25 crore nett on its second day of release in India. This is better than its opening figure and brings the total business of the film to 15.5 crore nett. The film, directed by Meghna Gulzar, is based on the life of first Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, with Kaushal portraying the titular role. The film has received positive reviews from celebrities and fans alike, with Sachin Tendulkar praising Kaushal's performance and calling it an important film for all generations.

Dec 3, 2023 8:50 AM IST

House of the Dragon season 2 teaser: No war so bloody as a war between dragons. Watch

HBO has released a teaser for the second season of its Game of Thrones prequel series, House of the Dragon. The show, set 200 years before the events of Game of Thrones, follows the rise and fall of the Targaryen dynasty. The teaser promises an all-out dragon war, with Rhaenys Targaryen stating, "There is no war so hateful to the Gods as a war between kin... And no war so bloody as a war between dragons." The second season will consist of eight episodes, and a specific release date is yet to be announced, but it is expected to premiere in early summer 2024.

Dec 3, 2023 8:18 AM IST

Aditi Rao Hydari stuns at Sanjay Leela Bhansali's niece Sharmin Segal's wedding reception, Sara looks regal in blue

Sharmin Segal, niece of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, recently hosted a wedding reception in Mumbai after tying the knot. Celebrities including Sonakshi Sinha, Aditi Rao Hydari, and Sara Ali Khan were in attendance. Sonakshi attended the party with her boyfriend Zaheer Iqbal, while Aditi looked stunning in a grey tissue silk lehenga. Sara opted for a blue anarkali suit for the occasion. Sharmin and her husband Aman Mehta were seen in several photos, with Sharmin wearing a heavily embellished silver lehenga and blouse. The couple was also seen sitting in the mandap area and sharing a sweet moment.

Dec 3, 2023 8:08 AM IST

Hi Nanna has nothing to do with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai: Director Shouryuv on his Nani and Mrunal Thakur film

Director Shouryuv's debut film "Hi Nanna," starring Nani and Mrunal Thakur, will be released on December 7. The film tells the story of a single father who narrates his love story to his young daughter. Mrunal Thakur plays a potential love interest, while Shruti Haasan makes a special appearance. The film has drawn comparisons to the Shah Rukh Khan film "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai" and the Nagarjuna film "Santosham" due to its concept of a single father finding love again. However, Shouryuv clarifies that his film is a fictional story based on his observations.

Dec 3, 2023 6:56 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar says he is ‘super impressed’ by Vicky Kaushal in Sam Bahadur, actor calls him his childhood hero

The biopic drama film "Sam Bahadur" had a decent start at the box office in India, earning 5.50 crores on its opening day. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh noted that the film gathered momentum towards evening shows and needs to multiply its business on the weekend for a respectable total. The film, directed by Meghna Gulzar, stars Vicky Kaushal in the lead role as India's first Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. The movie follows Manekshaw's military career spanning four decades and five wars, including his leadership in the 1971 Indo-Pak war. Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar attended a special screening and praised Vicky Kaushal's performance.

Dec 3, 2023 6:22 AM IST

Aamir Khan threw a party after Laal Singh Chaddha tanked at the box office, says Mukesh Chhabra

Aamir Khan hosted a party for the crew of his film Laal Singh Chaddha, despite its failure at the box office. Casting director Mukesh Chhabra revealed in an interview that Aamir felt guilty about the film's poor performance and wanted to bring everyone together. Chhabra also praised Aamir's dedication and hard work, saying that the actor was present during all the auditions and personally acted alongside the candidates. Laal Singh Chaddha, a Hindi remake of the Hollywood film Forrest Gump, faced boycott calls on social media prior to its release. Aamir Khan has not yet announced his next project.

Dec 3, 2023 6:22 AM IST

Aamir Khan threw a party after Laal Singh Chaddha tanked at the box office, says Mukesh Chhabra

Aamir Khan hosted a party for the crew of his film Laal Singh Chaddha, despite its failure at the box office. Casting director Mukesh Chhabra revealed in an interview that Aamir felt guilty about the film's poor performance and wanted to bring everyone together. Chhabra also praised Aamir's dedication and hard work, saying that the actor was present during all the auditions and personally acted alongside the candidates. Laal Singh Chaddha, a Hindi remake of the Hollywood film Forrest Gump, faced boycott calls on social media prior to its release. Aamir Khan has not yet announced his next project.