Roundup: Sobhita Dhulipala introduces herself as Vanathi from PS 1, Tamannaah Bhatia unveils new poster of Babli Bouncer ahead of trailer; Kartik Aaryan-Kiara Advani's Satyaprem Ki Katha goes on floors


The new week is about to begin and here's looking back at all the happenings from tinsel town:

Sobhita Dhulipala marks her Tollywood debut with Mani Ratnam’s PS1 

Sobhita Dhulipala will be making her Tollywood debut with Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan, popularly known as PS 1. Today, the actress shared the first look from her most awaited film. Sobhita will play the role of Vanathi in the magnum opus.

Sharing her first look poster, she wrote, "Quick-witted, courteous and so much more than what meets the eye! Presenting @sobhitad as Vanathi! #PS1 #PonniyinSelvan #CholasAreComing In theatres on 30th September in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada! #ManiRatnam @arrahman @madrastalkies @lyca_productions @tips"


Ponniyin Selvan also stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Vikram, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sarath Kumar, Vikram Prabhu, Jayaram, Prabhu, Parthiban, and Prakash Raj. It will release in theatres on September 30.

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Tamannaah unveils new poster of Babli Bouncer, trailer to release tomorrow

Tamannaah Bhatia's upcoming comic-drama Babli Bouncer's motion poster got a smashing release on social media. The comedy-drama hails from an unusual storyline and its release had been one anticipated one. The comedy-drama follows a one-of-a-kind story of a young female bouncer, Babli Bouncer who takes us on a humourous ride with her unusual profession. The film portrays various layers of the profession usually taken up by men, giving the audience a belly-tickling ride.

When asked about the excitement on the poster release, the lead actress Tamannaah expressed, "I'm absolutely thrilled to give the audience such an unusual character play. The film's shoot has been one hilarious experience and Babli Bouncer is the most variant character I ever got to play. I was really excited to see the first look of the film. Now that Madhur Sir finally releases it, I really can't wait to see the reactions of the audience over it."

The film also ropes Abhishek Bajaj Sahil Vaid, Saurabh Shukla and Supriya Shukla in supporting roles. The film is directed by Madhur Bhandarkar, produced by Vineet Jain and Amrita Pandey and written by Amit Joshi along with Aaradhana Debnath and Madhur Bhandarkar. Babli Bouncer is set to release on Disney Plus Hotstar and will start streaming from September 23. 

Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani's Satyaprem Ki Katha goes on floors

After the humongous success of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani have reunited for Sameer Vidwans' Hindi directorial debut titled Satyaprem Ki Katha. The film went on floors on Saturday. The actors play the titular role of Sattu and Katha. 

Sharing a picture from the mahurat, Kartik and Kiara wrote, "Sattu Aur Katha. Love Story Begins Today!!" In the picture, Kiara looked lovely in white ethnic wear whereas Kartik wore a printed multicoloured outfit. 


Satyaprem Ki Katha marks a collaboration between NGE and Namah Pictures. Sajid Nadiadwala will be jointly producing the film with Kishor Arora & Shareen Mantri Kedia's production house, Namah Pictures. The film will release in theatres on June 29, 2023.

(Source: Instagram)