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Mouni Roy on digital debut with London Confidential, shooting with Purab Kohli and more

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Mouni Roy is all set to make her digital debut with the upcoming Zee5 film, London Confidential. The movie is now out on the streaming platform and while it is a spy thriller, it is based on post-pandemic period and has been completely shot in London. We got in touch with the actress about the film, shooting with Purab Kohli, and others.

Excerpts from the conversation…

This is your digital debut, what made you pick this over others?

Whatever was offered, I think I liked this story the best, it is always the story and your character – as it always comes down to that. Even when I read the script, first of all, it felt very relevant in today’s time and I’ve not really played a RAW agent, that is also something that I thought will be very interesting and thrilling and challenging at the same time. 

You have expressed your excitement around working with Purab after 2014, how easy was it working with him and the team?

So we shot very quickly, the whole film was shot in a little over a month and there was very little time for prep work. Though it was really nice and we had a lot of fun, there was a lot of work to do and in a very different space. Because only one department could work on the set at a given point of time trying to follow the protocol procedure, so Purab, I, and the other character just sit and first rehearse and work it out, and make changes where necessary, so that’s how it was.

Speaking about Purab, he is an amazing human being, a great co-star to work with. I am a very restless person and he is like this ‘shant’ human being and if I get nervous sometimes, he’ll be like we will sit and work it out. It was a great experience working with him as well as Kanwal sir.

What kind of homework and prep went into the character and the shoot given the ongoing pandemic among other things?

To get into the skin of the character, there were a lot of zoom calls that were done, me and the director. The first time that I read the script, there were many changes happening in a lot of scenes and we would sit and kind of sketch out a back story for Uma, why she is how she is, and we went over the purpose of everything while also establishing the relation with adjacent characters that were there, so basically humanize it. 

The film is a thriller, but it also focuses on emotional baggage, having a woman taking center stage..how does everything fall into place on-screen?

In fact, if anything, the story is a no-nonsense, cut to cut one. There are these killings that are happening and there is rumour about this new virus wherein both Arjun and Uma are trying to extract that information, that is pretty much how the story was dealt with.

This is a different space for you as an actress, did it feel any different given the constant comparisons between platforms?

You know I am asked that question very often, maybe there are technical changes like there are no songs, you know, but except that I haven’t seen any changes. I genuinely believe, be it any profession, even if you talk about films and OTT, where the one you see in the theatres while the other, you can watch in your own living room, bit except that, it is just these technicalities. There is no shortcut to hard work and in the profession, you have to give that kind of time and effort because you are creating art, and it is like an orchestra, where everything needs to come together.

Anything that you are looking to explore in particular?

I am very open to playing all characters and in fact, I feel that OTT has given us such different stories and characters to play, so I am looking forward to playing great parts, be a part of good storytelling. Personally, I have always wanted to be a part of a broadway musical, like an Indian classical dancer.



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Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

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Gaurav Chopra and wife Hitisha Cheranda welcomed a baby boy on September 12 in Bengaluru. He has been sharing a lot of pictures with his baby boy and it’s super cute. However, recently he shared a video of himself holding his little prince and singing an adorable lullaby for him. Gaurav Chopra had lost both his parents recently but he became a father as well during this time. The actor is thankful to God for this gift but also misses his parents. Along with his video, Gaurav also penned down a long note where he spoke about embracing fatherhood and also remembered his father. He wrote, “Both of us are two weeks old today … Our #princeChopra and me , the infant #daddy ..both learning .. this is the #lori I sing to him ..he’s kind enough to ignore the lack of rhythm and tune .. and falls asleep each time … sometimes both the infants : him and me fall asleep ..he loves to wriggle and snuggle into my neck ..” Also Read – Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

“Had mentioned this song in a previous post .. had improvised this for a scene in #uttaran , its originally from #kabhikabhie ..Hope you’re kind enough to ignore the besuri singing as well..??? Tomorrow it shall be a month to my father passing away …While I take baby steps to become a daddy ,he guides and mentors me from within .. If only …Sending out love and wishes and asking for blessings ,like always …” Take a look at his post here: Also Read – Gaurav Chopra shares the FIRST picture of his baby boy, and it’s super cute!

Gaurav Chopra spoke about the feeling of becoming a father for the first time in an interview with Bombay Times. He said, “I am so happy that we have got the baby home now. Hitisha, her parents, grandmother and I take turns to look after him. Hitisha’s friends, and my brother and bhabhi decorated the entire house when we brought him home from the hospital. It was an emotional moment and I missed my mother the most. She would have been ecstatic if she were here to see her grandson.” Also Read – Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2, Nia Sharma, Bigg Boss 14 — here are the TV newsmakers of the week

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Mandar Chandwadkar aka Mr. Bhide’s social media account gets hacked

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SAB TV’s popular and longest show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is riding the success high as it recently completed 3000 episodes. The show is a nation wide success and there’s no one who doesn’t know the characters of the show. But recently one of the popular characters of the show Mr. Atmaram Bhide played by Mandar Chandwadkar’s social media account was hacked. He took Palak Sindhwani aka Sonu’s social media account to make the announcement to his fans and followers.

Palak who play Mr. Bhide’s daughter Sonu posted the video informing everyone about Mandar’s account getting hacked. She also wrote, “*URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT**Hello, everyone, This is to inform you that I’m not operating my Instagram id since last 4 days , I.e., @realmandarchandwadkar so if anybody is receiving messages from my id, consider that it’s been hacked, please spread the word! I’ll inform you once I’ll get access to my Instagram id, till then take care, I’ll update you all soon.

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Written Episode Update

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Episode starts with Riddhima checking the teddy. Vansh comes and says did you see Ishani, she isn’t in her room. Ishani thinks I may get caught. Vansh sees the teddy and says Ishani, come out. Aryan worries. Ishani comes out. Everyone comes out. Vansh scolds Aryan. Aryan asks why do you always accuse me, I gifted her the teddy, I didn’t know she will do this, maybe Riddhima has helped Ishani escape. Vansh says because I know Riddhima can never do this, I reached your room and got your blank cheque, why did Ishani give this to you. Dadi slaps Aryan.

She says you were making Ishani run away, why are you taking revenge, I would have ousted you from the house. Vansh asks her to calm down. He says you would have ruined our family respect, its good Riddhima saw you and stopped, go and get ready, its time for the rounds. Ishani sits in the mandap.

Vansh asks Riddhima to have juice, she didn’t have anything since morning. She asks did you know. He nods. She thanks him. He says let me thank you, you saved my life and today my respect, I would have lost Ishani today, its my mistake, I failed to keep an eye on her, thank you so much, why do you look so worried, is everything fine, I don’t believe in keeping favors. She recalls everything and says I wanted to tell you something, about my past, when I was out of the house…. before marriage… Vansh stops her. Ye pyaar hai…plays….

Vansh says it was your past, we are married now, we are together and it matters to me, you also learn to live in present, you will be happy. Pandit says its time for kanyadaan. Dadi says Ishani’s dad isn’t alive, Vansh and Riddhima will do the kanyadaan. Ishani thinks I will ignite fire in your life. Pandit says Riddhima didn’t wear any suhaag sign. Riddhima says sorry, I forgot to wear it. Vansh says its fine. He takes the sindoor and fills in her maang. Kabir and Anupriya look on. Kabir says so much happened and its not affecting her, how. Vansh makes Riddhima wear the mangalsutra.

Pandit does tilak to him and gives the gathbandhan cloth. Vansh and Riddhima tie the gathbandhan cloth for Ishani and Angre. Riddhima recalls his words. She recalls their marriage. Ishani and Angre take the wedding rounds. They perform the rituals. Vansh sees Riddhima. Anupriya says I think Riddhima forgot the past and moved on, she has fallen for Vansh, what will we do now. Kabir says my pawn has gone blind in love, she has to come back to me at any cost. He vents anger on himself. Riddhima asks Dadi not to worry. They see Vansh shouting on the call. Vansh says you should send the file to Khurana by tomorrow. He goes. Riddhima says he looks worried. Dadi says he stays angry when he is hungry, it was Ishani’s marriage, he didn’t find time to have anything, did you have anything, you both are same, like kids, caterers would have gone, wait, I will make something. Riddhima says I will cook something for us, don’t worry. Kabir says time has come…. He gets angry.

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Telecast Date:29th September 2020
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