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Ranbir to play grand-dad Raj Kapoor

Updated: Jul 27, 2016 13:25 IST

New Delhi, July 27 (ANI): Imagine Ranbir Kapoor in his grandfather Raj Kapoor's "Englishtani" pants and "Japani" shoes.

A Deccan Chronicle report said, the 33-year-old actor will be portraying Raj Kapoor in a biopic that will be produced under the family's banner RK Films.

"It is the Kapoor khandaan's most cherished dream project. They've wanted to make a biopic on Raj saab for the longest time. Until Ranbir became an actor they couldn't think of anyone who could fit the bill. Now the project is finally gaining shape," said a source very close to the Kapoor family.

It has always been said that Ranbir has been fascinated with Raj Kapoor's work for the longest tome and knows them inside-out.

Reportedly, Randhir and Rishi Kapoor want to revive the RK Films banner, which has been dormant for years now, with the biopic.

"Randhir and Rishi Kapoor would like to revive the banner with a biopic on Raj Kapoor. The brothers are in agreement. They feel Ranbir is the best person to play Raj saab," revealed a member from the Kapoor clan. (ANI)

Malaysia clears 'Power Rangers' for release

Updated: Mar 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Los Angeles [USA], Mar.23 (ANI): People of Malaysia can take a sigh of relief as the film adaptation of 'Power Rangers' is finally hitting the Malaysian theatres.

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London [UK], Mar.23 (ANI): Mr Bean is back! But, there is a catch. People can only see him in China.

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New Delhi [India], Mar.23 (ANI): In the wake of the unfortunate terror attack outside the Houses of Parliament in London on Wednesday, the music fraternity across the world, have come forward and shared their condolences and prayers for the people of London.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar.23 (ANI): Kate Winslet just gave us one more reason to love her.

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Los Angeles [USA], Mar.23 (ANI): Ever heard about the first female president candidate of America, Victoria Woodhull?

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New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): To enhance and complement the overall movie going experience, BookMyShow, has expanded its 'MyCoupons' offering to 45 cities across India.

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New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): Looks like Anushka Sharma's upcoming flick 'Phillauri' will be a profitable venture, if we go by the controlled costs and recovery that the film has already made.

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Mumbai [India], Mar. 22 (ANI): Hrithik Roshan, who played a visually impaired man Rohan Bhatnagar on the silver screen in his recently released film 'Kaabil', received a handwritten letter from a boy whose actual name is Rohan Bhatnagar.

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Just being an actor is not enough for Alia!

Updated: Mar 22, 2017 13:53 IST

Mumbai [India], Mar. 22 (ANI): In her short stint in Bollywood, Alia Bhatt, with her strong roles, has carved a niche for herself but the 24-year-old believes in having multiple dimensions to her personality than just being known as an actor.

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New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): On May 25 2014, a 13 year-old girl named, Poorna Malavath became the youngest girl to summit Mount Everest and the rest is history.

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Woah! Salman-Katrina are 'back together'

Updated: Mar 22, 2017 11:48 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar. 22 (ANI): After five years, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif are back together, shooting for their upcoming film 'Tiger Zinda Hai' in Austria.

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London [UK], Mar.22 (ANI): We might not see Arnold Schwarzenegger say 'I'll be back' again.

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Los Angeles [Los Angeles], Mar.22 (ANI): Tennis fans, Rejoice! 'Battle of the Sexes' is coming to the big screen.

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New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): Nothing seems to be going right for the release of 'Sarkar 3.'

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New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): Priyanka Chopra never disappoints us with her quirky ways of celebrating her happiness.

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Zayn Malik teases new music on Instagram

Updated: Mar 22, 2017 09:13 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar.22 (ANI): Zayn Malik fans, rejoice! The singer is coming out with his new single and we cannot wait for it.

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Los Angeles [USA] Mar. 22 (ANI): Grammy winner Wyclef Jean was detained and handcuffed in Los Angeles after the police wrongfully identified him as a robbery suspect.

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