Preity Zinta in her uber-classy Audrey Hepburn act at the CN Wadia Cup Race in Mumbai recently. In the last three years, she has graduated from being a zebra, monkey and donkey to being accepted by the Wadia family, her prospective in-laws. The IPL venture with boyfriend Ness and wedding bells this year?
As his pet pug, Sam, rested on M.S. Dhoni’s lap, the fawning audience at a function to honour the Team India skipper found one commonality between the two: both are dogged—and calmly so.
Parthiv Patel, the babyface wicketkeeper who’s done India duty, has tied the knot. (He’s 23, since you ask.) Wifey, childhood pal Ami Zaveri, is no cricket enthusiast. As he works to earn his white flannels, she’s planning a boutique. Lotsa brocade, Zav?
The Mahindra Group instituted its awards for excellence in theatre as a token of their love for the art. “The quality of entries and the interest evoked strengthens our belief this is the right stage to showcase theatre talent in India,” says Anand Mahindra.
Item girl Sherlyn Chopra, our loyal representative at the Global Mobile World Awards in Barcelona (pray, who sent her there?) was mistaken for a hooker and arrested. Ah! neat piece of publicity for a little known Bollywood wannabe.