A fashion event brimming over with B’wood glamour. Obviously, it’s Manish Malhotra magic. The list was quite formidable—Preity, Rani, Priyanka, Sameera, Urmila, Sonakshi, Amisha, even Sangita Bijlani! Phew.... Occupying the front row, the girlie gang giggled and cheered. For Preity and Rani it was a hand-in-hand photo op. The clothes shone. The rest twittered.
A red throne for Ratan Tata, hand-stitched by a single Italian artisan. And a little memento for the rest. Luxury furniture brand Poltrona Frau, along with the Tata Group, has announced yet another indulgence for India’s new rich. For those who can sink into a Rs 7,00,000 1915 Chesterfield sofa or a Rs 1,60,000 Pucci print chair, it’s a red September.
Her next film Anjaana Anjaani is on the anvil and Priyanka Chopra is keeping her fingers crossed. Afterall, her girlie-cum-rock-chick act in KKK3 has not succeeded in propping the TRPs. Filling the shoes of Akshay Kumar is a tough job in a stunt-reality show. Hang on for Vishal Bhardwaj’s Saat Khoon Maaf before you consign her to oblivion.
Sweet 60, and it was time for actress Shabana Azmi to throw a bash at Juhu’s Trilogy lounge. The invitees weren’t quite the activist types—count in the Ambanis, Godrejs, Bachchans, Rekha, Shotgun. A headgear-themed do, the b’day girl surprised all by flaunting her ‘ambiguous dancing skills’ to the pounding rythm of Munni Badnam Hui.