The Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara team is leaving no stone un-turned in its promotions and in capturing the strong Muslim flavour of the film. As part of the ongoing promotions of the film, a grand iftaar party has been organised at a suburban Mumbai hotel on the 6th of August, for which invitations are going out to the biggest names in Bollywood and also to non- film personalities.
Says a source, "Many top-level politicians and government officials are expected at the bash."
"The iftaar daawat will be a huge celebration. Besides Ekta and Tusshar Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Imran Khan, director Milan Luthria, Shatruji (Shatrughan Sinha) and Jeetuji (Jeetendra) are extending personal invitations for the bash," says Tanuj Garg, CEO, Balaji Motion Pictures.
As many as 400-500 guests are expected to attend the do, for which security has been beefed up.
That's not all, to add to the celebrations, a short qawwali performance by the Sabri Brothers has also been planned and the decor of the event venue will have an Arabic theme.
The food menu will comprise of traditional Eid delicacies. "Dates will be served to break the roza. For dinner, there will be many Mughlai specialties served such as Handi Biryani and Kebabs," adds the insider.
Coincidentally, Emraan Hashmi, who played the role of Shoaib in the prequel of OUATIMD, will also be present. A photo-op between the old and new Shoaibs, which is Akshay and Emraan, will surely be among the highlights of the keenly awaited party.
Having created a niche space for himself as an actor in Bollywood, Tusshar Kapoor now ventures into film production and will shortly announce the name of his production house along with the news of his first film.
Talking about his ambitions with the production house, Tusshar says, "My production house will surely carve its own niche in the industry. It won't be just another addition to the list of production houses which already exist. I won't produce anything that is mediocre". Adding further, he says, "I will never make abstract, art house cinema. My films will be offbeat, but will also appeal to a mass audience. A good film eventually becomes commercially viable and that's what I am aiming for as a producer."
While details are tightly being kept under wraps, sources reveal that the actor is in talks and is already in the process of short-listing a script.
Tusshar Kapoor, The actor and brother of T.V.Queen Ekta Kapoor debuted in Bollywood with the film ‘Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai’ alongside Kareena Kapoor. The actor was only taken seriously with Rohit Shetty’s Golmaal Series. With over 30 films to his credits, Tusshar feels nervous and excited for his every new film which he acts in. [...]
Tusshar Kapoor is undoubtedly one of the most talented and versatile actors in Bollywood today. He impressed one and all with his performances in films like Golmaal series, Shootout At Lokhandwala, Shor In The City and The Dirty Picture and many more.
Now gearing up for the release of his latest film Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum, Bollywood Hungama brings you a chance to have a live video chat with Tusshar today, July 27, at 1300 hrs IST. Don't miss!
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