MUMBAI: Season's Greetings! Christmas is here and we bring you all the new and fresh happenings from the world from Television. Read on.
Shweta Tiwari wants to see Karanvir Bohra as 'Big Boss' winner
Ahead of the Bigg Boss 12 finale, television actress and former Bigg Boss winner Shweta Tiwari has urged audience to shower their love upon actor Karanvir Bohra, who is currently inside the Bigg Boss 12 house as a contestant.
Like a good friend, she requested voters to show their support towards Karanvir and make him "return as a winner".
"KV (Karanvir)...! He use to always tell me 'mommy' , the best part about life is every morning you have a new opportunity to become a happier version of yourself! And he proved this in Big Boss house..! KV my Baby ... You have made me immensely proud since the day I have met you and especially since the time you have entered Big Boss.
"Please everyone show your love and support to this amazing person and let him return as a Winner," the Kasautii Zindagii Kay fame actress wrote on Instagram.
Shubhangi Atre turns Santa for female workers
Television actress Shubhangi Atre visited a few working women in Mumbai on Monday and surprised them with Christmas gifts.
Happy on being a Santa Claus for the ladies, Shubhangi said in a statement, "Being a women, I understand how much we are committed to our duties to keep our family healthy and happy. Nowadays, we get no time to think about ourselves. So this Christmas, I planned my Monday early morning to visit those working women and surprise them with some gifts and breakfast.
"It was really special for me too. I feel blessed to turn 'Santa Claus' for them."
The Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain! actress also shared how she celebrates Christmas with her daughter every year.
She said, "Me and my daughter love the festival and wait for our Santa Claus every year. We make a wishing bowl, in which we drop a letter folded with our wishes written on it. And from mid December, we start prepping for the festival."
Found a new family on sets of 'Aladdin...': Gulfam Khan
Actress Gulfam Khan, who is currently playing the role of Nazneen in the television show Aladdin - Naam Toh Suna Hoga, says she has found a new family on the set.
"I'm happy and blessed to find a family on my set. I have known these beautiful people for a long time but the show has given me an opportunity to spend good time with them... My favourites clearly are the three kids in the show Avneet, Siddharth and Vikas.
"My co-actor Smita Bansal is also a dear friend of mine. I have known her for past decade but we have just bonded very well on this show."
Gulfam has earlier appeared in TV shows like Laado 2 and Naamkarann.
(SOURCE : IANS)
Karishma Tanna gets birthday bumps from her gang
Karishma Tanna, the Naagrani Roohi from the popular series Naagin 3, celebrated her 35th birthday on 21st December. She wanted to stay at home but her friends had some other plans for her and the pictures and the videos are a proof of it. Ekta Kapoor, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Pearl V Puri, Anita Hassanandani, Sharad Kelkar, Dino Morea, Krystle D'souza, Aamir Ali, Sanjeeda Shaikh and many others were the noisemakers in her house. Karishma, while talking to a leading publication, said that due to her birthday celebration she could have a party before Christmas.
This 'Nimki Mukhiya’ actor gets engaged to Anusha Dandekar's sister
TV actress Bhumika Gurung recently had a roka ceremony, and the actress will be getting engaged soon to her beau Amit Singh Gosain. But before Bhumika, her Nimki Mukhiya co-star Abhishek Sharma got engaged. The actor, who is playing the lead role of Babbu Singh in the much-loved Star Bharat show, recently got engaged to model-actress Shibani Dandekar and Anusha Dandekar's sister Apeksha Dandekar. The couple exchanged rings yesterday in a private ceremony attended by their families and close-friends. Anusha shared a post and wished her baby sister.
Kapil Sharma and Ginni Chatrath's classy invite to their Mumbai reception
Kapil Sharma and Ginni Chatrath got married in a dhamakedaar wedding ceremony in Jalandhar on 12th of December. After dating for many years, Kapil finally decided to bring Ginni home as his wife, and December became their month of celebration. The reception will be held on 24th of December and the guest list is quite interesting. Here's the picture of their beautiful invite and this will be their second reception in Mumbai for Kapil’s TV industry friends and Bollywood buddies. Many Bollywood celebrities are expected to attend his reception.
Juhi Parmar returns to Bigg Boss on popular demand
Actress, mother and blogger Juhi Parmar, the winner of Bigg Boss Season 5, is back on the show once again! Juhi had recently visited the sets and interacted with Salman Khan for the promotions of her recent show Tantra, and now we hear that the makers are once again bringing her back on Bigg Boss. The actress, who is a household name and is remembered as Kumkum, will be seen as a part of a task which is leading up to the finale. After her maternity break, Juhi had returned to television in a double role including a negative in the mythological show Shani after which, she took up another positive role as Sumati in Siddharth Kumar Tewary's supernatural thriller Tantra! We are looking forward to seeing the actress back on Bigg Boss as she definitely had a commendable journey in her season of India's one of biggest reality shows.
Parul Chauhan is off to Nepal with hubby Chirag Thakkar for honeymoon
Parul Chauhan became a household name for her role of Ragini in Bidaai. She is currently playing the role of Swarna in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai and winning hearts all over. The actress recently tied the knot, and post that she went to Nepal for her honeymoon.
Maleeka R. Ghai roped in for Swastik Productions’ Navrangi Re
Talented actress Maleeka R. Ghai, who enticed one and all in the character of Bhadra Maa in the Balaji fantasy show Chandrakanta, will be seen in Swastik Productions’ upcoming show titled Narvanri Re, for channel Rishtey. The series will bring forth the importance of faecal sludge management to keep India clean. The series which will launch in January 2019 will be aired on Viacom 18’s Hindi GEC channel Rishtey, Colors Gujarati, Colors Odia and the OTT platform, Voot.
Prachi Tehlan roped in for SAB TV’s Band Baja Bandh Darwaza
Prachi Tehlan, who was busy shooting for her Malayalam film opposite superstar Mammoothy, has bagged a meaty role in SAB TV’s upcoming show Band Baja Bandh Darwaza. As per media reports, Prachi has joined Aashita to play an important character in the series. The show also features Bollywood actor Mukesh Tiwari in a lead role.
Swati Anand replaces Garima Vikrant Singh in Star Bharat’s Kaal Bhairav – Ek Naya Rahasya
Star Bharat’s Kaal Bhairav – Ek Naya Rahasya will soon see an intriguing change of casting line-up. Garima Vikrant Singh, who was roped in to play a pivotal role, has been replaced. Swati Anand, who is currently seen in Kumkum Bhagya, will be replacing her. As per a credible source, “Garima is out from the project due to certain internal problems. Hence, the makers roped in Swati for the character.”
Jennifer Winget is getting ready for promising times and renewed sprits in this way
Jennifer Winget is one of the popular stars of small screen at this point. The actress has been in this industry for almost more than a decade and has been making heads turn since the day she joined showbiz. Jennifer who was always seen playing the positive roles stunned the nation with her stint of Maya in Beyhadh. In 2017- 2018, she impressed all her fans with her performance as Zoya in the serial Bepannah. This year is almost about to end and Jennifer is all set to give highlights of her 2018 over the next few days. Jennifer shared a post with her fans and told them about her plans for the new year.
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Cant believe the end of the year is already near. Over the next few days you will see my 2018 highlights, looking back on the year that was for your’s truly. Taking stock of the ups and the downs, being grateful and readying myself for promising times and renewed spirits. A do-over, only better!
Lalit Dalmia shoots celeb calendar for Pehla Kadam
Lalit Dalmia and Nivedita Basu’s Pehla Kadam, an initiative which works for the welfare of women and the girl child, shot a celebrity calendar to support the cause. Many TV actors posed for the calendar shoot, wearing Lalit’s incredible and beautiful designs. “Pehla Kadam is all about supporting girl child education and working towards women empowerment. So, I thought it would be great to choose young TV artists who can understand and support the cause as well as raise awareness amongst the masses and walk with pride in my haute couture Seven Sin collection,” says Lalit.
The designer has had quite an eventful journey and says that he has learned a lot along the way. “I came to Delhi in 2004 to take the first step towards turning my dreams into reality. I attained the knowledge of fashion from a fashion school. Soon after receiving this knowledge, I stepped into Banaras to learn and understand the Gaatha work of handloom. I also went to Calcutta to gain the deep-rooted knowledge of traditional hand-work,” he says, adding, “We launched our first store in Pitampura, Delhi in the year 2009. We also organized an exhibition in a whole new way. The exhibition was an epitome of trendsetting collections where my outstanding and new versions of designs were presented by gorgeous models. This was the turning point for me when my work and ideas won the hearts of many. My journey of famous fashion shows started after this which landed me in the hearts and minds of many famous celebrities.”
However, his future has him linked to working for women empowerment. “In the future, I want to work on my brand Lalit Dalmia and take it to newer heights by building my brand’s presence all over the country. Also, I want to give back to society and contribute for girl and women empowerment in our country through Pehla Kadam,” he says.
The Calendar features Rishina Kandhari, Raj Singh Arora, Amit Dolawat, Ankit Bathla, Gia Manek, Anshul Pandey, Priyanka Udhwani, Charlie Chauhan, Kunwar Amarjeet, Charu Mehra, Ashwini Koul, Gunjan Walia, Vikas Manaktala, Karan Veer Mehra, Vindhya Tiwari, Krrip Suri, Simran Suri, Latika Gill, Kushagre Dua, Manraj Singh, Deepa Kaur, Natasha Mohan Sharma, Ssumier Pasricha, Rehaan Roy, Tanaaz Irani, and Karan Sharma.