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From Shah Rukh Khan convincing Pathaan makers to cast him to Gauahar Khan announcing her pregnancy news, a lot has been going on this week in showbiz. So, in case you have missed out on the latest updates in the entertainment industry, then you have come to the right place where we give you the TOP Newsmakers of this week.


Here are the TOP Newsmakers of this week:

1. Shah Rukh Khan convinced Pathaan makers to cast him:

In an interview with Robin Uthappa, SRK opened up about the failure of Zero while revealing how he had to convince producer Aditya Chopra and director Siddharth Anand to cast him in Pathaan. He said, “Four years ago, I was feeling a little weak, injuries were there, surgeries were there, but I thought I should do something that I haven’t done before. I should get physically very fit. 

He further recalled telling Aditya Chopra and Siddharth Anand to make an action film with him. He shared, “I told my friend Aditya Chopra and Siddharth Anand, ‘Ek action picture banao (make an action film)’. So, they told me, ‘Sir, ye aap kya kar rahe ho, aap thak jaaoge (Sir, what are you doing? You will get tired)’. I asked them to at least try. I told them, ‘I might not be as good as Tiger Shroff or Duggu (Hrithik Roshan), but I will try my best.


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2. Mohit Raina dismisses divorce rumours:

Mohit Raina, who is popularly known for playing Lord Shiva in Devon Ke Dev Mahadev was making headlines when he deleted his wedding photos with his wife Aditi Sharma from Instagram. Moreover, it was reported that Mohit is heading for a divorce after getting married in January this year. Seeing so much fuss around the rumours, he decided to clear the air and dismissed the reports, calling them ‘baseless’. Then he even explained why he deleted the wedding photos as he said, “All the wedding pictures are intact. The reason we don’t follow each other is because she (Aditi) is not from the industry and doesn’t enjoy unwanted attention. Also, we keep our personal lives very protected.” 


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3. Varun Dhawan confirms to work with Russo Brothers for Citadel:

Much to everyone’s surprise, Varun Dhawan amazed everyone when he announced his next project with the Avengers creators Russo Brothers and this is definitely one of the major newsmakers of this week. The actor will be a part of the Indian version of Citadel and fans are super excited to see this collaboration. Russo Brothers shared a post in collaboration with Varun, announcing the entry of the actor in the Citadel universe with its Indian instalment. The post read, “We are thrilled to officially announce that we will be bringing you the Indian installment of the Citadel universe. The local Original spy series will start filming in January 2023. (sic)”.

4. Tunisha Sharma passes away:

In a surprising turn of events, Ali Baba Dastaan-E-Kabul star Tunisha Sharma died by suicide on Saturday. According to the reports, she hung herself on the sets of her show. It is said that she was dating her co-star Sheezan Khan and had broken up 15 days ago. Sharma was said to be in stress and that drove her to the edge. Sheezan has now been arrested by the Valiv police station and he was arrested under section 306 of the IPC after Tunisha’s mother filed a complaint against him.


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5. Gauahar Khan is pregnant: 

On December 20, Gauahar Khan announced that she is expecting her first child with her husband Zaid Darbar. She even shared an adorable post on Instagram along with the caption, “Bismillah hir Rahmaan nir Raheem… Need all your love and prayers… Masha Allah! @pixiedustdesign showering their best on us from our wedding to this beautiful new journey too.


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