QuickE: Anushka Sharma on Her Career, Kajol-Karan’s ‘Feud’ & More

1. Career Is Important, but So Is Being a Good Human: Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma says that career growth is important, but she likes being introspective in her pursuit of becoming a better human being.

Anushka Sharma, Actor I just want to become a better human being. I think there is always scope of finding the best in yourself and the shortcomings you have in person, which might affect other people’s lives, which might hurt other people. I am constantly very introspective as a person. I want to become a person (who) can be (of) help to others, not just myself, where I can just make people happy and comfortable in my presence. Ultimately, growing in my career is important, but growing as a human being is equally important.

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2. Is Kajol’s ‘Fake Honesty’ Comment Directed at Karan Johar?

Kajol chooses to remain silent about her fallout with Karan Johar. (Photo courtesy: Twitter/@LokMarg)  

Karan Johar recently spoke about his fallout with his once upon a time bestie Kajol, quite candidly in his autobiography. While Kajol has been silent about the whole thing since day one, she recently addressed it in an interview, though quite indirectly. In an exclusive interview to DNA, Kajol made her stand on friendships and relationships quite clear.

Kajol, Actor Relationships are about working things out. So I do believe that if they are worth it, two people will make the effort to work through it.  

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3. Bhagyashree’s Son Lands Himself an Anurag Kashyap Production

Bhagyashree, Abhimanyu and Anurag Kashyap. (Photos: Yogen Shah)  

It’s almost 30 years since the release of Maine Pyar Kiya, the film which launched Salman Khan to superstardom and introduced us to the quintessential girl-next-door Bhagyashree. Now, it’s Bhagyashree’s son, Abhimanyu Dassani, who’s all set to make his Bollywood debut in a film titled Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota, which will be produced by Anurag Kashyap and directed by Vasan Bala.

The film is being touted as a quirky action comedy and will launch Abhimanyu with another new face Radhika Madan. Besides these two newcomers, Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota will also star Tamil actor Vijay Sethupati.

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4. Wow! It’s Back to School for Sunny Leone

Bollywood actress Sunny Leone. (Photo Courtesy: Facebook/Sunny Leone)

Between vacationing in Mexico, and partying and working in Dubai, Sunny Leone has gone back to school. The Laila girl seems keen to improve her behind-the-camera skills and has enrolled in a renowned Los Angeles institute to study script-writing and editing formally.

According to a report by Times of India, Sunny has been contemplating such a course for a long time but only now has found the opportunity to do so.

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5. Vinod Khanna Hospitalised With Severe Dehydration; Recovering Well

Veteran actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna is unwell. (Photo courtesy: Twitter/@salilsand)  

Actor Vinod Khanna has been hospitalised due to “severe dehydration”.

The 70-year-old, who is a Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Gurdaspur in Punjab, was admitted to Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre in Girgaon, Mumbai.

His son, Rahul, said the doctors are looking to discharge him soon.

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