Actress Rani Mukerji said that her upcoming film 'Mardaani 2' deals with an important subject and the whole country should watch it. She will reprise her role as police officer Shivani Shivaji Roy who is investigating a series of violence against women. The film also deals with crimes committed by juveniles. 'Mardaani 2' will be released on Dec 13th.
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar weighed in on the wage gap issue raised by Kareena saying that he is ready to make a film where Kareena does the hero's role and make her 50-50 partner. Instead of remuneration, she will take 50-50 profit share, he said. Kareena and Akshay will appear in 'Good Newwz'. They have acted together in 'Tashan' and 'Kambakkht Ishq'
Author Sumona Bose said that Ramya Krishnan looks more convincing as Jayalalithaa when compared to Kangana Ranaut. Ramya Krishnan did not wear prosthetics and looked powerful in the role. Kangana's first look as Jayalalithaa faced massive flak for looking fake, like a mannequin. Ramya Krishnan will play Jayalalithaa in MX Player web-series 'Queen'.
National award-winning Hindi actor Raveena Tandon is foraying into the digital space as a writer. She will also produce these projects, four in total, for her home banner, AA Films. She said they are intended for the web platform and were in the process of going on the floor. The medium appealed to her as it is experimental and enables one to do much.
The 28-year-old Goo Hara, a South Korean singer and former band member of country's top K-Pop group Kara, was found dead at her residence in Seoul on Sun. Police said that it was not known the reason but did not rule out the possibility of suicide. It was one of her acquaintances who found her dead at her home in Seoul's Gangnam Ward, police said.
Vogue magazine will feature a transgender on its cover for the first time in 120 years of publication. The cover photo will show 37-year-old Estrella Vazquez, a muxe from Mexico. Muxe is a term derived from the Spanish word mujer meaning woman, indicating transgender women who mix gay male and feminine identities. Vogue has a circulation of 24 million.