Bollywood stars to promote Cape Town as tourist hub
The cast of film Cash has been roped in by Tourism South Africa for the campaign.india Updated: Sep 15, 2006 13:59 IST
Bollywood stars Ajay Devgan, Isha Deol, Shamita Shetty and Ritesh Deshmukh will popularise Cape Town as an international tourist hot spot with 'Tourism South Africa' roping in Indian actors for their campaign.
The Indian actors, currently in South Africa for the shooting of Bollywood film Cash, will be promoting the tourism potential of Cape Town by taking part in a unique promotional programme next week.
They would interact with the media on September 19 and explain what makes Cape Town and the Western Cape the perfect location for the movie.
They will also brief about this exhilarating adventure film, Tourism South Africa spokesperson Ntsiki Mpulo said.
Tourism of South Africa has sent invites to journalists which said, "What is CASH? Moolah, money, geld, Izak? Wrong!
"It's the biggest Bollywood Movie to beset and shot in Cape Town. South African Tourism and Cape Town Routes Unlimited invite you to meet Bollywood superstars," it said.
"The presence of the crew of Cash in Cape Town demonstrates that South Africa is fast becoming a hot spot for Indian and other film producers to shoot scenes in our country", said Mpulo.
First Published: Sep 15, 2006 13:01 IST