During the "Nach Baliye 7" journey, author Chetan Bhagat, one of the judges of the dance reality show, has been approached by many to show off his dancing skills on stage, and he refused. But he is ready to make an exception for the finale.
After the success of all Chetan Bhagat adaptations, his book 'Half Girlfriend' too was bound to be taken up by Bollywood. Speculations about who will be cast as the lead have been rife ever since the release of the book.
Novelist Chetan Bhagat today told Delhi High Court that he will change the objectionable words allegedly used in his bestselling novel 'Half Girlfriend' which had portrayed a royal family from Bihar as alcoholics and gamblers.
His books have found visual translation in Hindi movies, but author Chetan Bhagat remains unstirred by the glitz and glamour of the tinsel town and says he won't change his style of writing to suit Bollywood's sensibilities.
After captivating audiences of the small screen with engrossing tales in the fiction genre, Ekta Kapoor has ventured into non-fiction format with reality show “Nach Baliye 7”. The TV tsarina says the ongoing season will unfold many facets of a relationship and terms judge and author Chetan Bhagat as the 'X-Factor' of the show.
Scripted and staged fights are thought to be synonymous with reality shows. Now, author Chetan Bhagat, who will be judging dance reality TV show “Nach Baliye 7”, is on a quest to find out the truth for himself.
Reacting to news of a defamation suit filed against him, author Chetan Bhagat says his novel “Half Girlfriend” has nothing to do with the former kingdom of Dumraon in Bihar and that he will try to settle things by explaining the point to the other party.
Author Chetan Bhagat, who has been slapped with Rs 1 crore defamation suit, has denied that "Half Girlfriend" has any reference to the family of erstwhile princely state of Dumraon in Bihar. The author said there was some "misunderstanding" as his book is a work of fiction.
Ace choreographer Shiamak Davar’s former students like Shahid Kapoor and Sushant Singh Rajput are now among sought-after Bollywood actors. But Marzi Pestonji, who assists Davar, is in no mood to join the league as he believes Â“good looksÂ” come first in Indian showbiz.
Chetan Bhagat, who has been quite vocal about the state of political affairs, has come out in support of Shobhaa De, against whom, Shiv Sena moved a privilege motion on Wednesday, demanding an apology from her for her comments.