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When Sonam lost out to Akshay

Last updated on: January 6, 2011 15:35 IST

When Sonam lost out to Akshay

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The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.

Akshay Kumar may be busying shooting for his next film Thank You in Phuket, Thailand, with Sonam Kapoor, but he still seemed to be in a playful mood.

He wrote, 'Well I've reached Phuket where Sonam & i are shooting a song on a Cruise Ship for 'Thank You'. I tried playing basketball wiv her, but she kept saying the Ship keeps movin thats why she couldn't score, a true Heroine of course :) should reach Singapore by evening, that is if none of us have gone over-board, its so tempting :)'

Sonam Kapoor, on the other hand, is feeling homesick. She wrote to sister Rhea Kapoor, 'miss uu'


Image: Akshay Kumar

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Guess who saw Jessica

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Everyone turned up at the premiere of No One Killed Jessica! And quite a few tweeted about it too.

Amitabh Bachchan wrote: '
Vidya Balan invited us to see 'No one killed Jessica' .. strong film .. media centric and how it turned a judgement around ..'
 
Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur didn't seem too happy with the media: '@ premier of Jessica. Why does media always want to know what u think of the film before u c it?'

Filmmaker Ken Ghosh informed us: 'so @bdutt gets portrayed for the 2nd time in a film..very well by rani m, "NOKJ" is a gutsy film...vidya takes the film to another level.'

Writer Chetan Bhagat posted pictures of the film's leading ladies,
Rani Mukerji and Vidya Balan, as he praised, 'Saw No one Killed Jessica at the premiere. Fab. One of the best Hindi films in modern times.'

Divya Dutta praised Rani: 'Beautiful film,jesssica,all new actors,unknown faces,acted brilliantly..ttake a bow rajkumar gpta..n t gals were grtt..but my fav was rani..

Vivek Oberoi gave his feedback too: 'Saw NOKJ last night...terrific film! Hard hitting, powerful and deeply moving---take a bow rajkumar gupta and UTV for believing in it and seeing it through! Performances by vidya and rani were phenomenal---award contenders for sure!

Are you looking forward to NOKJ?

Image: Amitabh Bachchan and Ronnie Screwvala at the premiere of No One Killed Jessica
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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KJo at the Oscars?

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It appears that we may see Karan Johar, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol at this year's Academy Awards ceremony. The director tweeted: 'MNIK considered 4 Oscar - Reminder List of Productions Eligible for 83rd Academy Awards Nominations out-Jan25'

Lisa Ray seemed quite surprised with the rumours of her marriage to Canadian businessman W Brett Wilson. She tweeted, 'Rumours of marriage??! Jeez! Why subject a great friendship to an imperfect institution...'

Farhan Akhtar visited twitter after a long gap: '
Don 2 is going well so far... Start filming on the 7th after the new year break... Happy new year to all. Much love. '

He added, 'Don 2 arrives Dec 23rd as scheduled. Take care of yourselves and hope to chat longer the next time. Bye for now.'

Image: Karan Johar

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What shocked Shabana

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Shabana Azmi was shocked by the assassination of Salman Taseer, a Pakistani politician and businessman: 'Salman Taseers killing is shocking. Killed 4 a liberal position We were to stay with him in Feb for Faiz Centennial.condolences 2 d family'

Mahesh Bhatt raised questions on Pakistan, 'The assassination of Salman Taseer offers key insight into the deep-rooted problems plaguing Pakistan and the wider Islamic world. The assassin was a security officer with the Elite Force which was responsible for VIP protection.'

Image: Shabana Azmi

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Mandira bears it all

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No One Killed Jessica wasn't the only hot topic of discussion on twitter. Shanti star Mandira Bedi, who posed topless for Vogue's latest issue, created a lot of ashanti on twitter.

She wrote, 'Its 1 picture.. 1 of many. & not a cover.. on the inside pages. Honestly, it sounds dodgier than it is. #vogue'

'Am a bit perturbed with the fact that everyone seems to have a view on it..!' Mandira replied to a fan.

To a fan's comment that she embarrassed the entire Sikh community, she wrote: 'sorry. If it offended u. Not the intention'


Image: Mandira Bedi

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