Category: Media & Entertainment

Hollywood Dealing

How Is Hollywood Dealing With Revenue Losses?

Hollywood witnessed a huge loss in business and profit due to pandemic. Many big films including Mission: Impossible 7 and Red Notice of Dwayne Johnson got paused due to health concerns. The loss of entertainment industry is calculated to be over $1 billion.

Here’s the list of events impacted by the pandemic

Broadway

New York City’s Broadway announced suspension of all activities on March and continued the suspension throughout the year. In October, the Broadway League made another announcement about continuing with suspension through May 2021.

‘Mean Girls’ on Broadway

The musical group said good buy through its Twitter handle on January 7, 2021. It said that it was time to say good bye for the love and praises the group received from audience. But the group promised a national tour and film adaptation of the group.

Candyman

The pandemic forced Universal Pictures to push the October 16 debut of Candyman to an unknown date in 2021.

New York Comic-Con

Producer ReedPop made a heartfelt announcement about moving the show to YouTube from October 8-11 due to the pandemic effect. … Read the rest

Top Indian Web Shows

Top Indian Web Shows To Watch In 2021

Indian web series and shows have captured the attention of the viewers that enjoy watching web shows more than regular TV serials. In 2020, the web shows ruled the entertainment industry and people are waiting for new shows in 2021.

Mumbai Diaries 26/11 (Amazon Prime)

A tribute to the frontline warriors that saved the country from a disaster, the show features Mohit Rana and Konkana Sen Sharma in the lead roles.

The Family Man Season 2 (Amazon Prime)

Srikant Tiwari (Manoj Vajpayee) is a secret agent and a family man. While he’s good at his job, he struggles meeting his family responsibilities.

Broken but Beautiful Season 3 (ALTBalajee)

Audience praised Vikrant Massey and Harleen Sethi as Veer and Sameera in the previous seasons. And they expect the third season to be equally entertaining.

Jeet Ki Zid (Zee5)

Story of the Kargil war hero, Major Deependra Singh Senger, the series gives a glimpse of life of special forces and army personnel of India. Here Amit Sadh will be seen in the role of a special officer.

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Popular Web Series

New Seasons Of Popular Web Series To Watch For In 2021

Web series lovers have something to cheer. The makers have announced new seasons of popular shows including The Family Man and Delhi Crime for the enthusiasts. There are a total of 21 shows to restart this year.

  1. The Family Man Season 2 (Amazon Prime)

Who can forget Srikant Tiwari of Family Man who is a secret agent but struggles more with his personal life.

  1. American Gods season 3 (Amazon Prime)

Story of a common man stuck between the battle of old gods and the new one. It is a fantasy story woven from the novel American Gods.

  1. Gullak season 2 (SonyLIV)

Santosh and Shanti Mishra are back with their daily shenanigans to treat you with their middle-class humor, arguments and love.

  1. The Boys season 3 (Amazon Prime)

The season 2 saw the mystery of elusive assassin unfolded and the season 3 will have more mysteries unfolding.

  1. Broken But Beautiful season 3 (ALTBalaji)

The third season of the romantic love story by Ekta Kapoor features Sidharth Shukla and Sonia Rathee. The earlier seasons had Vikrant Massey and Harleen Sethi in the lead roles.

  1. Sex Education season
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Alaya Furniturewalla Attempts A Difficult Yoga Pose For Three Minutes

Actress Alaya Furniturewalla has been taking a keen interest in yoga ever since the nationwide lockdown is imposed. Also, she shares her yoga videos on her Instagram account. Recently she shared a video of her going a difficult yoga asana but at the same time, advised her viewers to be careful while trying yoga.

Alaya Furniturewalla yoga posture video

She shared an interesting video but with a disclaimer that her video shouldn’t be treated as a tutorial as it was the first time that she attempted the yoga. Alaya captioned her video that it was just 3 minutes of struggling to do the things in the right manner.

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Forbes Lists Akshay Kumar As 52nd Highest Paying Celebrity Of The World

Forbes 2020 list of World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities has Akshay Kumar at 52nd position. And it is a coincident that the Bollywood Khiladi is only 52-year old. Also, he is the only Indian actor to be featured in that prestigious list.

Akshay Kumar in Forbes list

Achieving numbers isn’t a big deal for the Khiladi actor as he has done pretty well on box office numbers and hits. But featuring in the prestigious list of Forbes is no less than a feat for even the most successful actor of Hollywood. And Akshay Kumar beat even Will Smith, Jennifer Lopez and Rihanna in Forbes list.

With earnings of 48.5 million dollars, Akshay Kumar has become the real Khiladi of Bollywood. Also, he accepts that he came to Bollywood with the only intention of making quick money and that the still desires to make more money.

Akshay Kumar wants to make money

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Choked – Paisa Bolta Hai: Anurag Kashyap Clogged The Movie With Many Voices

Director Anurag Kashyap has tried his best to make his Netflix original film Choked – Paisa Bolta Hai as close to reality as possible. Inspired by the demonetisation drive of 2016, the story revolves around the lives middle-class families living in four-storey building in Mumbai.

Story

Sushant (Roshan Mathew) is a struggling musician who lives in a Mumbai apartment with his banker wife Sarit (Saiyami Kher) and son Sameer (Parthveer Shukla).

Sushant is jobless and is in debt. His wife Sarit who works in a cooperative bank has to bear the financial burden of meeting needs of the family of three. Their story reflects of the life of a typical middle-class family struggling to survive in tough situations like posed by demonetisation. Sushant has some debts to pay but the responsibility of his debts lies on his wife as he is jobless. Also, they are unable to pay attention to the upbringing of their son due to their financial worries.

Highlights of the movie

• Beautiful portrayal of a middle-class colony

• The movie reflects the problems people face in daily life

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