Last Updated: October 04, 2023, 21:59 IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday summoned actor Ranbir Kapoor as part of its investigation into the Mahadev online betting app scam, in which four people have been arrested from Chhattisgarh. News18 had on September 19 reported how 17 Bollywood stars were under the scanner in the scam. According to ED sources, apart from Kapoor, more than a dozen A-listers, including Bollywood, Tollywood actors and sportspersons, are on their radar. Kapoor is the highest paid among these people and he advertised for the app on social media.
The hype for Yash Raj Spy Universe seems to have intensified ever since Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham starrer Pathaan dropped earlier this year. The universe is all set to expand further with announcements of films like Tiger Vs Pathaan and War 2. As reported earlier, Ayan Mukerji will be helming the sequel to Hrithik Roshan starrer and if sources were to be believed, the director has decided to rope in big stars like Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan into the equation. And that is just the tip of the iceberg.
Actor Jr NTR broke into the pan-India scene in a grand manner with SS Rajamouli’s RRR last year. Since then, fans have been awaiting his next project with bated breath, not only in the Telugu states but all over India. His upcoming film Devara, which was previously referred to as NTR30, is now the focus of attention. The film, directed by Koratala Siva, is about a fishing town and has Jr NTR in dual roles. He will be reportedly portraying both father and son on screen. Besides him, the film also stars Saif Ali Khan and Janhvi Kapoor. As per a recent update, the makers of Devara have revealed that the film will be released in two parts.
Shah Rukh Khan’s Swades co-star Gayatri Joshi and her husband Vikas Oberoi were reportedly involved in a major car accident which left an elderly couple dead. The tragic accident took place in Italy. Gayatri confirmed the news of accident to Free Press Journal and said that she and her husband were doing “absolutely fine”. According to media reports, it was a multiple-car collision in Sardinia. “Vikas and I are in Italy. We met with an accident here… With gods grace, we both are absolutely fine,” she was quoted as saying by the portal.
Boney Kapoor opened up about Sridevi’s death for the first time and confirmed that her death was not ‘natural.’ Sridevi died on February 24, 2018, in Dubai. The heartbreaking news shook the country and fans across the globe mourned with the Kapoor family for days. However, there was also a section of social media at the time that spread malicious rumours about Boney Kapoor. Owing to this, Boney revealed he was interrogated and even underwent a lie detection test.