The Bachchans may fret and the Bachchans may fume but the Dhoom 2 sizzles on for now. Hrithik and Ash lit up the music launch of Jodhaa Akbar with some off-screen chemistry, sparking off enough comment. But it’s all for the cameras, isn’t it?
Hubby ex-British premier Tony Blair may have taken a religious turn, but wife Cherie was at the Golden Temple for other reasons. As chairperson of the Loomba Trust, she was on a fund-raising tour of India. She even signed an MoU with the Punjab government to set up a school for the children of widows.
Bollywood bad boy Salman Khan joined the pantheon of Bollywood celebs at Madame Tussaud’s. Rippling sinews and all, the waxed Khan stands just a few metres away from ex-flame Aishwarya. That’s as close as it gets.
A bareback Bollywood enchantress cast a spell on a well-past-Padma Lakshmi Rushdie. Ol’ man Salman wasted no time sidling up to Riya Sen at the Juhu club, holding forth through the night on fashion ’n fantasy.