Bollywood personality Vidhu Vinod Chopra has bought a house in USA’s Beverly Hills, thus becoming the first Bollywood celebrity to own a house in the locality. The Beverley Hills Hotel is right opposite Vidhu’s house.
Ferrari Ki Sawaari is an upcoming Hindi movie with Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan in the cast. It will be directed by Rajesh Mapuskar, a longtime associate of Rajkumar Hirani. The film is about a young boy who aspires to play cricket at Lords after he is inspired by an Indian cricket legend’s Ferrari. It is loosely inspired by a bestseller novel.
The royalty issue that has gripped Bollywood is getting bigger with each passing day. Artists feel the core creative group — that includes composer, lyricist and singer — behind a song are paid a low amount while producers earn millions if the song becomes a hit. Hence, the artist community wants an amendment in the Copyright Act.
The controversy over “Three Idiots” and Chetan Bhagat notwithstanding, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra took a day off to visit the Taj Mahal here along with his family members including his US-based sister