Sizzling Samachar of the day - 17th Jan 2023
Sizzling Samachar of the day
Last Updated: 11.28 AM, Jan 17, 2023
Welcome to Sizzling Samachar , your daily dose of entertainment news from around the world. I'm your host Nikhil.
The character of Lo'ak will take over as the narrator for 'Avatar 3'
Avatar: The Way of Water has found monumental success at the worldwide box office with almost 2 billion dollars in revenue. And director James Cameron is already providing insight into the third film. In a recent interview, he revealed that Lo'ak, Jake’s son, will take over as the narrator instead of him for the third instalment. Cameron also revealed that this change emphasises the shift in focus from Neytiri and Jake to their children.
Netflix adds 11 new Korean titles to the 2023 Korean Content Slate
Netflix recently unveiled several new Korean films and series, and this announcement came after they revealed that 60 per cent of their global subscribers watched Korean content in 2022. They showcased 34 titles including the 11 previously announced projects. Several Korean hits are returning like new seasons of Sweet Home, D.P., and the revenge drama The Glory. Over the last year, many Korean series and films have been a part of their Global Top 10 list and three of Netflix’s most-watched shows ever are from Korea.
Dino Morea is making his Telugu film debut
Dino Morea has enjoyed significant success in OTT with his recent releases such as Hostages season 2, Tandav, and The Empire. He is now set to make his Telugu film debut with the movie titled Agent. He is set to play the antagonist, a rogue agent named God in this film. Directed by Surender Reddy, the film also stars Mammootty, Akhil Akkineni, and Sakshi Vaidya.
The trailer for Jackie Shroff’s crime thriller film Quotation Gang is out
The trailer for Jackie Shroff’s upcoming film Quotation Gang has just dropped. Helmed by Vivek K. Kumar, the film also stars Sunny Leone and Priyamani Raj in prominent roles. The gangster drama film has an unusual storyline and is set to release in multiple languages such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam.
Rajkumar Santoshi reveals his next project
Rajkumar Santoshi is currently promoting his film Gandhi Godse: Ek Yudh which is set for a 26th January release. And he has already started working on his next project based on acclaimed playwright Asghar Wajahat's novel, Jis Lahore Nai Dekhya O Jamyai Nai. According to reports, Sunny Deol replaced Anil Kapoor as the lead in Santoshi's upcoming film.
Keerthy Suresh and Redin Kingsley join hands for Chandru’s film Revolver Rita
K. Chandru, who is known for penning the scripts of Maanaadu, Tamizh Padam, and Naveena Saraswathi Sabatham, is working on his second directorial project. His new project will be a female-centric film titled Revolver Rita, starring Keerthy Suresh in the lead and Redin Kingsley in a supporting role. Chandru revealed that the film will be an action-comedy entertainer and the production will start by the end of March.
Ravichandran and Apoorva are reuniting for a new project
Kannada actress Apoorva will reunite with V. Ravichandran for a new film Gowri. She made her debut alongside Ravichandran in a 2016 film, which is also coincidently titled Apoorva. They are set to share screen space again for the film and director Anees revealed that Apoorva replaced Barkha Bisht as the lead for the film. The decision to replace Bisht was reportedly made because they required an actor with better chemistry with Ravichandran’s character.
Well that's the OTTplay Sizzling news for today, until the next time it's your host Nikhil signing out.
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