Bachchans desperate for male heir, hints actress
Now that the first rush of excitement over the soon-arriving Bachchan baby has settled, gossip mills have started churning out all kinds of stories regarding the impending arrival.
Bollywood starlet Bhairavi Goswami lashed out at the Bachchans indirectly through her Twitter handle, revealing that Aishwarya may have been to an IVF clinic that specialises in male babies.
She tweeted, 'Nauseating 2 read superstars givg interviews abt wanting a girl baby whn she has gone 2 Bangkok to an IVF clinic which specializes in boy babies. Height of hypocrisy. They knw damn well its a boy, aftr all she has to produce a male heir at any cost - Typical UP mentality, no wonder that state has such high female foeticide.'
Last checked, Goswami had neither retracted nor clarified...
Image: Bhairavi Goswami
Big B is Ram Gopal Varma's most preferred
Director Ram Gopal Varma praised Bbuddah -- Hoga Terra Baap director Puri Jagannadh for the way he has captured Amitabh Bachchan in the film. He also wrote that Bachchan is the person he prefers the most.
'Nvr bn jealous of evn the guy who made luv 2 the woman who I desire most bt am jealous of poori fr showng B btr thn wht I did in my 6 films. B is the A of cinema nd this is what poori prooved once for all nd forever. Lot of ppl say I rediscovrd mumbai in satya nd today I think poori rediscovrd B nd I want to say that btwn mumbai nd B I prefer B,' he tweeted.
Image: Amitabh Bachchan
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Meet Lady Gaga fans
Priyanka Chopra and Sonam Kapoor aren't the only Lady Gaga fans.
Shah Rukh Khan, who is in London, went out shopping with his daughter Suhana and bought Lady Gaga earphones.
'Went dvd shopping with daughter...got lady gaga earfones...couldn't get shoes of her size though,' he tweeted, and posted a picture (left).
Meanwhile, Lady Gaga is also Bipasha Basu's chosen artist of the day. 'GM! Back to Mumbai! Battling the rain n traffic to reach the studio! Lady gaga is my chosen artist today!'Born this way', n 'Judas' my fav in the album! ' she updated.
Image: Shah Rukh Khan with his daughter
Bollywood's book club
Gul Panag is reading The Girl Who Played With Fire. 'Now reading The Girl Who Played With Fire. Enjoyed the first part of the trilogy immensely!' she tweeted.
Sonam Kapoor, on the other hand, didn't enjoy American Heiress much and recommends The Pregnant King.
'Someone asked me to read this book called the Americane heiress WHY would they do that to me! The pregnant king is by far the best book I've read this year,' she wrote.
Image: Sonam Kapoor
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