The casting of Nikhil Advani`s remake of Subhash Ghai`s 1983 blockbuster `Hero` just got far more interesting and engaging. Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia has been cast as debutant Aathiya Shetty`s father, a role played by the late Shammi Kapoor in the original.
Siddharth Malhotra, who launched the song "Shake it like Shammi" from his forthcoming film "Hasee Toh Phasee" on a dance reality show, said that the dance number is not exactly a tribute to late dancing star Shammi Kapoor.
Bollywood`s famed Kapoor family has made a lot of contribution to the film industry, and it is keeping up with the times, says late superstar Shammi Kapoor`s actor son Aditya Raj Kapoor, awaiting the release of his project ‘Parents’.
Bollywood star Aamir Khan can now take pride in owning legendary actor Shammi Kapoor`s jacket, one among the six film memorabilia items he bid for, at the Osian`s Cinefan auction here. Aamir spent a total of Rs.238,000 at the event.
Rushes of Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ is out and the first look of the film has created quite a buzz. An out an out entertainer, the film is set in three different time periods. But what’s interesting to watch is Shahid’s new look which has been inspired by legendary actor Shammi Kapoor in a song in this film.
Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor, known for his dancing skills, will pay a tribute to legendary actors Dev Anand and Shammi Kapoor, who passed away this year, at the Zee Cine Awards 2012 to be held in Macau next month.
They entertained, educated and enlivened our lives with their talent and sheer brilliance. As another year draws to a close, it is time to remember their magic and say adieu once again to some of those who left us in 2011.