Ajay Devgan is a prankster: Asin (Snippets)December 27th, 2008 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Working with Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan in Vipul Shah’s “London Dreams” was an eye-opener for south Indian actress Asin.”Working with Ajay Devgan has been a revelation. He is a prankster and not at all the quiet type of person,” said Asin, who has just made her Bollywood debut in Aamir Khan-starrer “Ghajini”.
Asin says all of them gelled very well while shooting for the film. “The three of us including Salman (Khan) had great fun,” she said.
“London Dreams” will be Asin’s second Bollywood venture. It is about a music band formed by Asin, Salman and Ajay.
Shahid to enthrall with new dance form
Audiences appreciated Shahid kapoor’s dancing prowess in “Ishq Vishk”, “36 China Town” and “Jab We Met”. The actor is now taking a step forward by learning a new dance style called Krumping.
The actor is learning the dance form for Ken Ghosh’s film, tentatively titled “Yahoo”.
“Shahid has left no stone unturned to learn this form of dance. He appreciates the artistic and cultural nuances of the form and is doing pretty well,” said a source.
“In fact, everyone on the set including Marty, who has choreographed songs for the likes of Justin Timberlake, Janet Jackson and Jennifer Aniston, is impressed,” he added.
Krumping is a relatively new, urban street dance form that began in South Central Los Angeles and is characterised by free, expressive and highly energetic moves involving the arms and chest.
Akhil Mishra to act in English film
Theatre and film actor Akhil Mishra is going to be in an English film, “Prayer For Rain”, about the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.
“I have agreed to be part of this film because it deals with the issue of Bhopal gas tragedy. It’s entertaining cinema with a realistic approach. We will be shooting in and around Hyderabad.” said Akhil.
The film is produced and directed by Ravi Kumar under the banner of Rising Star. It also stars Martin Sheen of “Gandhi” fame and Rajpal Yadav.
The actor who is known for films like “Gandhi - My Father”, “Don”, “Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi”, and “Kareeb” has also been associated with soaps like “Jab Luv Hua”, “Annu Ki Ho Gayee Wah Bhai Wah” and “Mera Dil Diwana” among others.