Now I know why Chetan Bhagat is famous: Amrita Puri (Movie Snippets)

July 9th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS  

Chetan Bhagat Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Actress Amrita Puri, who will be seen in “Kai Po Che”, a big screen adaptation of “3 Mistakes of My Life”, says after reading the book she understood why Chetan Bhagat is so famous.

“The only Chetan Bhagat novel I have read is ‘3 Mistakes of My Life’ and that is because of the film. I loved it and it is only after reading it I came to know why is he so popular,” Amrita told IANS.

Directed by “Rock On!” director Abhishek Kapoor, the film also features TV actors Sushant Singh Rajput and Amit Sadh along with Rajkumar Yadav.

The film portrays the journey of three friends as they discover cricket, religion and business in their respective fields.

The 28-year-old, who played a bhenji-turned-modern girl in her debut film “Aisha”, plays a vivacious character in “Kai Po…”

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‘Ek Tha Tiger’ won’t affect ‘…Wasseypur Part II’: Reema Sen

“Gangs Of Wasseypur Part II” is releasing a week before Salman Khan-starrer “Ek Tha Tiger”, but actress Reema Sen is positive about the real life gang war drama’s box office performance.

“Had the first part not come before, it would have affected because Salman is a great actor you can’t deny that,” Reema told IANS.

“I am sure it will affect a little. But there are films like ‘Shaitan’ and ‘Khosla Ka Ghosla’ doing well. I think at the end of the day, the script matters,” she said.

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Aditi Rao Hydari to sing for ‘Ice Age 4′

After acting, it seems Aditi Rao Hydari’s singing career is also taking shape. The actress, who earlier crooned for “London Paris New York”, has now been roped in to sing Hindi version of “Ice Age 4: Continental Drift” theme song.

“Fox Star Studios India will give a unique touch to fun family theme of ‘Ice Age 4′ with the peppy song ‘We Are Family’, which is a global hit already. I will be singing in Hindi and I feature in a special music video as well!” Aditi said in a statement.

The international version of the song has been sung by Latina star Jennifer Lopez.

“The series just grew on me. I feel that the antics and funny camaraderie of Sid, Manny and Diego make this series watchable again and again! I love how these completely different animals become friends unwittingly and go through the most unusual and unique adventures together in each film,” she said.

“It is perhaps one of the best examples of a complete family film, where there is something for everyone. It has a powerful story, fantastic action, eccentric wit and comedy, and it’s in 3D!” she added.

The film releases July 27.

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