Sonam takes to Bikram yoga (Movie Snippets)August 1st, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) It seems Sonam Kapoor is aiming for size zero. The already slim actress has now joined Bikram Yoga classes, where she is expected to sweat it out and burn oodles of calories.
“Starting bikram yoga today or as everyone calls it hot yoga. It’s my dads secret for looking fab. (sic),” Sonam posted on her Twitter page.
Bikram Yoga is a distinct style developed by yoga guru Bikram Choudhury who holds a US copyright on his yoga that comprises 26 ‘asanas’ or postures and two breathing exercises.
In the West, celebrities like Madonna, Brooke Shields and Raquel Welch practice it.
Sonam, who was lost almost 30 kg before she made her film debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Saawariya” in 2007, also loves munching.
“Can someone find the special k bars in mumbai please! I like the chocolatey drizzle special k bars.. Anyone i know where I can find them in mumbai,” she asked her Twitter followers.
Big B misses ‘Sholay’ shooting sites
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan went down memory lane on a visit to Bangalore. He reminisced the times when he shot for cult Hindi movie “Sholay” around the city.
“In Bengaluru…familiar sites from the times of the shoot of ‘Sholay’ all gone …now a bustling modern slick and swish city…WOW! So many memories linked to this ‘garden city’ ..its not important whether they were good or bad, its important that you remember them (sic),” Amitabh posted on his Twitter page.
The actor, who featured alongside Dharmendra in the 1975 movie, is busy promoting his forthcoming film “Aarakshan” these days, and Bangalore happened to be on of the cities in the promotional plan. The movie, which also features Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Manoj Bajpayee and Prateik Babbar, will release Aug 12.
Arjun skips ‘RA.One’ wrap-up party
Model-turned-actor Arjun Rampal, who plays a villain in “RA.One”, missed the wrap-up party of the mega-budget film due to the shooting of “Rascals”.
“In Bangkok for Rascals, missed the RA 1 wrap party cause was on flight, want to thank the whole team, for the special film,” Arjun posted on micro-blogging site Twitter.
The wrap-up party for the Shah Rukh Khan production was held in Mumbai, and from director Anubhav Sinha’s tweet, it seems to have been a blast.
“Fantabulous wrap party….. was pushed by the team into matching steps with @iamsrk Guys it is official, I can’t dance to save my life,” wrote Sinha.
Poor Arjun is now dealing with rains in Bangkok.
“It’s pouring here, Grrrrrr. Have two days to shoot, I hope the weather permits, Want to get back to rainy Mumbai,” added Arjun.
“RA.One” will release Oct 26. It features Shah Rukh as G.One and Kareena Kapoor as his love interest.