Tessa Thompson is in talks to headline the voice cast of Disney’s live-action/CG hybrid remake of 1955 Lady and the Tramp. The Hollywood Reporter reported that if the deal went through, the 34-year-old will join Justin Theroux and
As Taboo star Tom Hardy is endorsed by GoldenEye star Pierce Brosnan (“I think Tom Hardy could be a good Bond. I’d be happy to see him do it. You need an actor who can put a bit of wiggle into it — that’s what makes Bond,” he has recently said) for the coveted role of 007, we take a look at who else is in the running.
His latest fiction revolves round the 26/11 terror attack in Mumbai and the yet undiscovered RDX stash, post the 1993 blasts. As the journalist and writer avatars of S. Hussain Zaidi meet, the result is a riveting crime thriller — Eleventh Hour.
The highest award for the evening — Serar Sera Bangali — went to entrepreneur Purnendu Chatterjee of The Chatterjee Group at ABP Ananda Sera Bangali 2018, partnered by The Telegraph, held at The Oberoi Grand on August 11. Chatterjee received the honour from Tollywood veteran and last year’s winner Soumitra Chatterjee. “I wonder whether I deserve this award as I am not used to getting awards like this, especially in front of such an august audience, so I feel very grateful.... The fact that around 5,00,000 people earn their living from Haldia Petrochemicals makes me proud and I feel, if my mother was alive today, she would have been proud too. I have faced many hurdles along the way but I am thankful to the people who created those as they have taught me to carry on.... We have to bring in collective diversity in our state and for that I believe we need the union of higher education, business opportunities and modern infrastructure. So let’s work together,” signed off Chatterjee.
It was a Sunday evening with a difference for Tolly star Dev as he dropped by Sparsh — Spa and Salon in Golf Green to give t2 a walk-through. Leaning against the wall of the entrance, he told t2 why this family salon, which opens today, is special to him. “This place is my sister Dipali’s. When she came up with the proposal, I really liked it. We wanted to open a salon that is cosy and intimate.