A lot happened this week. From Elvish Yadav emerging as a winner of the Salman Khan-hosted reality show Bigg Boss OTT 2, Rana Daggubati apologising to Sonam Kapoor and Ranveer Singh replacing Shah Rukh Khan in Don 3, several celebrities’ grabbed attention. Having said that, let’s take a look at the top newsmakers of this week.
Top newsmakers of the week
Rana Daggubati apologises to Sonam:
A few days ago, Rana attended an event. At the event for King of Kotha, Rana spoke about how a ‘big Hindi cinema heroine’ wasted Dulquer Salmaan’s time on the set. Several netizens hinted that he was talking about Sonam Kapoor. After his comment went viral, Rana issued a public apology to Sonam.
The actor took to his Twitter and wrote, “I am genuinely troubled by the negativity that has been aimed at Sonam due to my comments, that are totally untrue and were meant entirely in a light-hearted manger. As friends, we often exchange playful banter, and I deeply regret that my words have been misinterpreted. I take this opportunity to express my heartfelt apologies to Sonam and Dulquer, both of whom I hold in great esteem. I hope this clarification puts an end to any speculation and misunderstanding. Thank you for understanding.”
I am genuinely troubled by the negativity that has been aimed at Sonam due to my comments, that are totally untrue and were meant entirely in a light-hearted manner. As friends, we often exchange playful banter, and I deeply regret that my words have been misinterpreted.— Rana Daggubati (@RanaDaggubati) August 15, 2023
Sunny Deol reacts to reports of doing Border 2:
It was recently reported that Sunny will soon announce the sequel of Border. However, he took to his Instagram Stories and revealed that there’s no truth in the reports. The actor made it clear that he has not signed any film and is focusing on Gadar 2.
Ranveer Singh in Don 3:
Ranveer Singh has replaced Shah Rukh Khan in the third part of Don. Farhan Akhtar shared a video introducing Ranveer as the new Don and broke the internet. Fans are excited to see Ranveer as Don.
Nushrratt Bharruccha on being replaced by Ananya Panday in Dream Girl sequel:
In the first part, Ayushmann Khurrana shared screen space with Nushrratt whereas now, he will be seen with Ananya Panday. Nushrratt recently opened up about being replaced by Ananya and said that she was hurt. Speaking with ETimes, Nushrratt said, “I was a part of Dream Girl 1 and I loved the whole team. I terribly miss working with them. But why they didn’t cast me in Dream Girl 2, only they can answer. I don’t know, there is no logic and there’s no answer to it. But why they didn’t cast me? I am a human being. So, of course it hurts. And of course it feels unfair. But I get it, it’s their decision. Cool, no problem.”
Elvish Yadav winning Bigg Boss OTT 2
Elvish Yadav emerged as the winner of Salman Khan-hosted show Bigg Boss OTT 2. He created history by becoming the first wildcard contestant to win the reality show. Abhishek Malhan became the first runner-up. The other contestants who were competing for the Bigg Boss trophy were Manisha Rani, Pooja Bhatt, and Bebika Dhurve.
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