SC Lashes Out At Ekta Kapoor For Objectionable Content On OTT Web Series
The Supreme Court (SC) slammed director-producer for TV Ekta Kapoor, in a case registered against her. On October 14, the bench came down heavily on Kapoor for showing objectionable content" in her recent "Alt Balaji" show "XXX" disrespecting Indian soldiers and polluting young minds. ". OTT (Over The Top) content is available to all. What kind of choice are you providing to the people? said SC bench.
Tags: Ekta Kapoor, ALT Balaji, XXX Web Series, Supreme Court, TV Producer
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Arrest Warrant Issued Against Producer, Director Ekta Kapoor, Her Mother
A court in Bihar’s Begusarai, issued arrest warrant against producer and director Ekta Kapoor. In the issued warrant, the court judge Vikas Kumar also mentioned Shobha Kapoor, Ekta's mother, against her recent web series "XXX Season 2". Notably, on September 28, Shambhy Kumar, a resident of Begusari and an ex-serviceman filed a complaint, saying some scenes in the series are insulting soldiers and hurt their family members'… read-more
Tags: Ekta Kapoor, Arrest Warrant, ALT Balaji, OTT Web Series, Complain Filed
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Ekta Kapoor & Other Users React To Smriti Irani's Powerful Instagram Post
Recently, Union Minister Smriti Irani shared a monochrome photo of hers on Instagram, with a photo of Guru Gobind Singh in the background, along with a powerful quote of Singh's, in the caption. The quote read, 'with determination, I will be triumphant'. Smriti Irani's close friend Ekta Kapoor commented with a heart emoji. Other users appreciated her for her incredible journey.
Tags: smriti irani, Union Minister, Ekta Kapoor, Guru Govind Sing, Instagramn
Courtesy: India Today
Alaya Furniturewalla To Play The Lead In Hindi Remake Of "U Turn"
The "Jawaani Jaaneman" debutant Alaya Furniturewalla will star in a Hindi adaptation of the 2016 Kannada hit, "U-Turn". Alaya announced her new film on Instagram, writing: "Sometimes in life, taking a shortcut is not the only way ahead. Think twice before you change the course of your journey and take a #UTurn!". Ekta Kapoor and her mother Shobha Kapoor will be producers while Arif Khan will direct the Hindi adaptation.
Tags: Bollywood, U Turn, Ekta Kapoor, Shobha Kapoor, Alaya Furniturewalla
Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor Among 395 Members Join Oscar Academy's List
A long list of new members has been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (The Oscars). Among the new 395 members, Vidya Balan, TV empress Ekta Kapoor, and her mother have been invited to join the Academy's "Class Of 2021". The "94th Academy Awards" is expected to take place on March 27, 2022.
Tags: Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor, Oscars, Film Academy, Class of 2021
Social Media Sensation Faisal Shaikh to Make his Acting Debut
Action Thriller Web-series titled Bang Baang– The Sound of Crimes directed by Abhishek Kapur, will feature debuting Social Media sensation Faisal Shaikh, popularly known as Mr Faisu, in the lead role starring opposite to actor-model Ruhi Singh. Mr Faisu took to Instagram saying "Punches and Punchlines fly! Lights... Camera... Action. Unveiling the fantastic cast of the biggest action-thriller of the year. Ab Hoga @… read-more
Tags: Instagram , Tik-Tok, altbalaji, Zee5, Ekta Kapoor
Courtesy: News 18
Cast Confirmed for Mohit Suri's "Ek Villain 2"; Shooting Set to Begin by Late 2020
According to sources, the cast for Mohit Suri's next directorial project, Ek Villain 2, has been confirmed. The movie will be having four lead characters played by John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Disha Patani and Tara Sutaria. Reportedly, the shoot for the same is expected to commence by the end of this year, after the actors fulfill their prior commitments. The film will be produced by Ekta Kapoor and Bhushan Kumar.
Tags: Arjun Kapoor, John Abraham, Disha Patani, Tara Sutaria, Mohit Suri, Bhushan Kumar, Ekta Kapoor, Ek Villain 2
Hindustani Bhau's Instagram Account Suspended after Multiple Reports
Youtuber "Hindustani Bhau" aka Vikas Fhatak's Instagram account has been suspended. The Youtuber was a contestant in Bigg Boss 13, and is known for his abusive content which he claims is an act of patriotism. Many users reported his account for abusive and hateful content which led to its suspension. Fhatak was recently in news due to the Ekta Kapoor controversy of disrespecting Indian Soldiers in her web-series.
Tags: Hindustani Bhau, Youtuber, Ekta Kapoor, Instagram
Courtesy: The Indian Express