Amjad Ali Khan, Asha Bhosle to get Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, legendary singer Asha Bhosle and veteran actor Anupam Kher will be receiving the Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award on April 24 for their contribution to their respective fields.

While Bhosle will be awarded Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Lifetime Award, Kher will receive Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Special Award for contribution to Indian Theatre and Cinema.

The announcement of the award took place at Prabhu Kunj, the residence of Mangeshkar family in the presence of singer Usha Mangeshkar and Hridaynath Mangeshkar among others. (Also Check: The Accidental Prime Minister: Anupam Kher is an exact replica of Dr. Manmohan Singh!)

“In memory of Master Deenanathji, whose monumental contributions as a singer, musician and stage artiste have been an inspiration to the people of Maharashtra and India, the Mangeshkar family organizes the Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Smruti Pratishthan Awards to honour legends. We are glad that we have the love and support of the masses,” Hridaynath said.

The award ceremony will take place at the Shri Shanmukhanand Hall, Sion along with some musical performance.

Pandit Birju Maharaj and Saswati Sen will be delivering a Kathak performance followed by Pandit Ajoy Chakraborty’s rendition of Thumris, with Anindo Chatterjee as the Tabla accompanist.

The programme will conclude with Chakraborty’s Thumri rendition with Bhavmudra presentation by Maharaj.

South Africa calling for Sunny Leone

South Africa calling for Sunny Leone

Actress Sunny Leone is heading to South Africa to shoot “Karenjit Kaur – The Untold Story of Sunny Leone” . She says this year has been one of the best years of her life.

“It has been a very hectic year for me and that is exactly what I had been looking for. This is one of the best years of my life. I am currently heading to South Africa for the shoot of my biopic, and all excited to reunite with the team there,” Sunny said in a statement.

Sunny, who welcomed her twins Noah and Asher in March, has also been keeping busy with her newly launched makeup range – Star Struck by Sunny Leone.

The show “Karenjit Kaur…”, which will stream on the OTT platform ZEE5, revolves around the journey of Sunny, who was born as Karenjit Kaur in a middle-class Sikh family in Canada.

It will trace her transition from being a little girl to becoming an adult film actress and from there to her rise in Bollywood.

Dehradun schedule for 'Student of the Year 2' wrapped up

Dehradun schedule for 'Student of the Year 2' wrapped up

The first schedule for “Student Of The Year 2” has been wrapped up in Dehradun.

The film’s lead actor Tiger Shroff on Saturday took to Twitter, where he shared a photograph of a flag, which had Saint Teresa written on it.

“And we’re done with the first semester already! Wrapped up the first schedule for ‘SOTY 2’ in Dehradun! Class of 2018,” Tiger tweeted.

Here are some glimpses from the sets of ‘Student Of The Year 2′:

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Producer Karan Johar is launching two new faces – Ananya Panday and Tara Sutaria in Bollywood with “Student Of The Year 2”.