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Ronit nervous about 'Shootout At Wadala'

Ronit nervous about 'Shootout At Wadala'

Actor Ronit Roy, who has been preparing to shoot his next film "Shootout At Wadala", is a bundle of nerves and hopes to live up to the director's expectations.

The actor, whose role as a strict father in "Udaan" was appreciated, will be seen as cop Raja Tambat in director Sanjay Gupta's "Shootout At Wadala", based on the 1982 shootout in which criminal Manya Surve was killed.

"New day, new week, new film starts - 'Shootout at Wadala'. Going into it with lotsa positivity. You guys have a super week," Ronit posted on Twitter.

Ajay turns 43, celebrates on set

Ajay turns 43, celebrates on set

Mumbai, April 2 - Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn, who turned 43 Monday, is busy shooting "S. O. S. - Son of Sardar" in Patiala. But that didn't stop his fans from making his birthday special for him.

"Thank u for the lovely birthday wishes!:) and thanks to the fans that surprised me with a huge cake on #SOS sets, the whole unit enjoyed it," tweeted the actor.

Ajay has his hands full with projects like "Bol Bachchan", "Tezz" and "S. O. S. - Son of Sardar". All of them are slated for release this year. (IANS)

John Abraham, Kunaal Roy Kapoor in 'Kala Ghoda'

John Abraham, Kunaal Roy Kapoor in 'Kala Ghoda'

Mumbai, April 1 - After "Force", there's some more action up the sleeves of Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham. The actor has once again signed up to play a cop in director Aditya Bhattacharya's new film "Kala Ghoda" which will also feature Kunaal Roy Kapoor of "Delhi Belly" fame.

"Kala Ghoda", set in the Mumbai underbelly, will be shot in real time on actual locations and promises some real action.

Shilpa takes Lamaze classes for easy pregnancy

Shilpa takes Lamaze classes for easy pregnancy

Mumbai, April 1 - Actress Shilpa Shetty, who is expecting her first child with husband Raj Kundra in May, has started taking Lamaze classes and finds the exercise insightful and fun.

Lamaze is a technique that increases a mother's confidence in her ability to give birth and help them understand how to cope with pain in ways that both facilitate labour and promote comfort.

"Started Lamaze classes with Dr Rita Shah. A must do, very insightful. Fun to work out with pregnant women all around. Quite a cute sight," the 36-year-old posted on micro-blogging site Twitter.

Satyajit Ray was a ruthless director, says son Sandip

Satyajit Ray was a ruthless director, says son Sandip

Kolkata, April 1 - Two decades after the legendary Satyajit Ray's death, his son says the skill of being a "ruthless director" that he has inherited from his father is a prime reason for his success as a filmmaker.

"I have learnt several things from my father and the crew members of his team, which have helped me. But one thing which has helped me is that he used to say that a director has to be ruthless and he should never have any fancy for any scene or shot which was done meticulously," Sandip Ray told IANS in an exclusive interview.

Rhonda Byrne's book tops non-fiction

Rhonda Byrne's book tops non-fiction

New Delhi, March 31 - Rhonda Byrne's "The Magic" occupies the top spot in the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while Sir Jeffrey Archer's "The Sins of the Father" dominates fiction.

Non-Fiction

1. "The Magic" Author: Rhonda Byrne Publisher: Simon & Schuster Price: Rs. 399

2. "Thinking Fast and Slow" Author: Daniel Kahneman Publisher: Allen Lane Price: Rs. 499

3. "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" Author: Katherine Boo Publisher: Penguin Price: Rs. 499

4. "Ashoka" Author: Charles Allen Publisher: Hachette Price: Rs. 750

Jalandhar girl wins Femina Miss India World title

Jalandhar girl wins Femina Miss India World title

Mumbai, March 31 - Jalandhar girl Vanya Mishra was Friday crowned Pantaloons Femina Miss India (PFMI) World 2012 title at a gala event here.

She will represent India at the global pageant later this year.

Rochelle Maria Rao from Chennai won the title of Miss India International, while Prachi Mishra from Pune is Miss India Earth.

Katrina in awe of Yash Chopra's sharpness

Katrina in awe of Yash Chopra's sharpness

Mumbai, March 30 - Actress Katrina Kaif, who is back in town from London after wrapping up a shooting schedule of Yash Chopra's directorial venture, says she is in awe of the veteran filmmaker's immensely sharp working style.

"You know Yash ji is very senior and everyone used to say how young he is at heart. But you have to look at how sharp he is," Katrina told reporters here.