'Lock Upp': Munawar Faruqui reveals his mother died after consuming acid
He shared: "It was in January 2007 when my grandmother told me 'your mom is not well'. I saw her screaming with stomach ache. Immediately I took her to the emergency and I was told that she had consumed acid. I was taken aback." He continued: "I was holding my mom's hand. Doctors came and said, 'Leave her hand as she is no more.' I should have been with her. After the postmortem, doctors said that she didn't have food for 7-8 days. I also realised that my mom was unhappy in 26 years of her married life."
Mandana Karimi eliminated from 'Lock Upp'
Mandana was getting the limelight for her fights with the contestants. She was also criticised by Kangana for body shaming beauty blogger Azma Fallah. Zeeshan Khan called her bipolar. While Azma said she is a flop heroine. Recently, she also got into a huge fight with Ali Merchant when he took her name after finding hair strands in the breakfast.
Ektaa enters 'Lock Upp' to celebrate five years of her OTT platform
Both Kangana Ranaut and Ekta praised Munawar Faruqui for his game and called him 'brainy'. Ekta said Munawar is "an interesting kaidi". She further revealed names of her favourite contestants on the show and said: "I'll mention my five favourite Kaidis and I don't care if others feel bad about it." She took name of her favorite 5 inmates.
'Lock Upp': Payal Rohtagi, Anjali Arora get into heated argument over broken cup!
Payal broke Anjali's favourite cup gifted to her by Ankita Lokhande, it was a customised cup of her and Munawar's pictures #Munjali. While Anjali tore Payal's yoga mat. In the morning, Payal cooked three types of parathas for everyone due to this Anjali taunted Payal saying, "She prepares entire food at the time of breakfast only."
Nancy Meyers to helm first feature film after 'The Intern' for OTT
As per 'Variety', streaming giant Netflix has commissioned the project. News of the partnership comes after Meyers and Netflix teamed to release the short film 'Father of the Bride Part 3 (ish)', which made its debut on the streamer's social channels in 2020. The special project brought together the cast of 'Father of the Bride' and 'Father of the Bride Part II' - Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Kieran Culkin, George Newbern and Martin Short
'Bridgerton' Season 2 shatters single-week record for most-viewed English OTT series
The second season of the show clocked 251.74 million hours viewed for the week of March 28 to April 3 - its first full week on the streaming service. However, as per 'Variety', 'Squid Game' still holds the overall record for most-viewed show on Netflix in general across a seven-day period, with 571.76 million hours viewed.
Shivangi Joshi, Samridh Bawa, Randeep Rai bid adieu to 'Balika Vadhu 2'
Long running daily soap 'Balika Vadhu - Anandi Ka Naya Safar' is coming to an end after completing two seasons. Lead actors of the show Shivangi Joshi,Samridh Bawa and Randeep Rai, who are seen as Anandi, Jigar and Anand get candid about their association with the show and how it feels to bid adieu to it. The show was initially airing on Colors and later it shifted to Voot. Now, its last episode will stream on March 29.
Family drama 'Gullak 3' to release on April 7
The third season of the drama series 'Gullak' is set for a release on April 7. Set in a quaint North Indian town, the show, which centers on the Mishra family, will embark upon new chapters in their lives. It will further explore the far from perfect realities and dynamics of the Mishra clan, comprising parents Santosh and Shanti Mishra, and their sons Annu and Aman, and their evolution as a family and as individuals.
'Game Of Thrones' star Lena Headey to make directorial debut
'Game of Thrones' and '300' star Lena Headey is to make her feature directorial debut on psychological thriller 'Violet'. Based on the successful recent novel by SJI Holliday, the story follows two solo female travelers who immediately hit it off and decide to team up for the next leg of their adventure, reports 'Deadline'.
Madhuri Dixit: OTT platforms allow artistes to explore global stories
Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene, who recently made her OTT debut with the series, 'The Fame Game', feels that the medium of OTT makes a film artiste one with the global platform as the distribution of content on OTT is worldwide.