Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Return of the divas

Madhuri Dixit - RETURNS IN: Dedh Ishqiya (rumoured) LAST RELEASE: Aaja Nachle (2007). THE BUZZ: The buzz has been gaining ground lately that director Abhishek Chaubey wants Madhuri Dixit as one of two female leads in Dedh Ishqiya, the sequel of his 2010 hit IshqiyaMadhuri-Dixit-01-280611
She was also offered the 'Satte Pe Satta' remake recently. Her return to showbiz earlier this year on the TV show 'Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa' was a huge success
Karisma Kapoor - RETURNS IN: Dangerous Ishq LAST RELEASE: Mere Jeevan Saathi (2006). THE BUZZ: The National Award-winning star returns with the Vikram Bhatt-directed 3D erotic horror thriller, which will see her reprise five different roles
Karisma is learning martial arts for one of the roles. The film is likely to go on floors in September and the first schedule takes place in Rajasthan. Director Bhatt plans to cast five male leads opposite Karisma
Raveena Tandon - RETURNS IN: Alert LAST RELEASE: Sandwich (2006). THE BUZZ: Raveena is right now making news for her item number, Main Chandigarh di star, in the upcoming Amitabh Bachchan starrer, 'Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap
She has also been signed up for a starring role in a psychological thriller called 'Alert', co-starring Sanjay Dutt and directed by debutant Santosh. The film goes on floors in Jul
Sridevi - RETURNS IN: English Vinglish LAST RELEASE: Judaai (1997). THE BUZZ: Ending years of speculation, the eighties superstar, now 47, has signed her comeback vehicle, 'English Vinglish
Directed by debutant Gauri Shinde, wife of Paamaker R.Balki, the film starts shooting next month. In the comedy, Sridevi plays a simple woman married into an ultra-modern family. She decides to learn English to 'fit in with the crowd