SRK to perform at IIFA despite knee injury
'back in mumbai. wanted to thank anubhav,tarun, manikandan & the crew for making the hectic schedule possible. nursing knee injury to get ready for iifa. wish toronto was closer to bandra. shiamk team making the dance steps easier for me,' SRK tweeted.
Image: Shah Rukh Khan
Stars head for Toronto
The stars are getting ready for the 12th International India Film Academy Awards to be held at Toronto from June 23 to June 25.
Dia Mirza is on her way to Toronto. She tweeted: 'We're on our way Iifa Toronto :) look forward to being there!'
Karan Johar is in London on vacation with his mother. 'In London...with mom for a few days before I take the IIFA plunge...hope alls well in twitterland!!!' he wrote.
3 Idiots' Omi Vaidya will be leaving for IIFA this weekend. 'Off to IIFA in Toronto this weekend. So sad I missed all the action of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. I almost feel like rioting! Almost,' he updated.
Riteish Deshmukh tweeted: 'Off to Toronto IIFA- gearing up to Host it with d studman @bomanirani and looking fwd to the world premier of Double Dhamaal.'
Anupam Kher is also looking forward to IIFA. 'In the Air India Flight to Toronto for #IIFA2011. Meeting lot of familiar faces and it is 17 hour flight. Hope to catch up on some sleep,' he updated.
Image: Dia Mirza
Ameesha's special gift from the Dutts
Sanjay Dutt and Manayatta Dutt gifted diamond earrings to Ameesha Patel on her birthday, which was on June 9.
She tweeted: 'Hey tweethearts. Got home from a long day 2 a real sweet surprise.manayatta n sanjay dutt sent me a beautiful pair of lil diamond earrings N the cutest lil card. Such a sweet bday present.'
Image: Ameesha Patel
Why Raveena refused to do the Chaiyya Chaiyya
Not many know that the hugely popular item number Chaiyya Chaiyya was first offered to Raveena Tandon before it went to Malaika Arora Khan. Raveena did not take it up because she did not want to be known as an item girl.
'Love munni and shiela,super songs to party on..and kats moves like shakira ,super..and malaika hot hot hot!she amazes me better each day! Incidently!!Chaiya chaiya was offered to me first!!I'd already done many songs that I said no to this,afraid will be labelled item girl!haha,' Raveena tweeted.
Meanwhile, she is all set to make her comeback into movies. 'Signed an interesting film yesterday a pychological thriller,to be shot in july,called Alert!Sanjay dutt,anupam kher. Will be good fun to work with sanju again!!just totally adore him! Directed by this young adfilmaker from the south ,santosh!love working with the new lot directors,bring a fresh approach,ideas to the table,' she added later.
Meanwhile, check out Raveena comeback item number in Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap, and tell us what you think of it.
Image: Movie teaser of Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap
Shahana Goswami: Aishwarya is a sweetheart
'Just gave my first shot with aishwarya rai bachchan for @mbhandarkar268 film ! came nervous but am at ease now thanks to both of them! Fun! Can't talk about my role but its very exciting and am very happy to be working with @mbhandarkar268 ! Ash is a sweetheart, always been,' she tweeted.
Image: Shahana Goswami
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