Aamir Khan to feature in 'C.I.D.'

Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan will be seen in two episodes of TV crime thriller "C.I.D".

He will be on the Sony TV show to promote his movie "Talaash", a suspense thriller, releasing Nov 30.

"So Aamir Khan will be on 'C.I.D.' next week. Full on in both the episodes," Sneha Rajani, senior executive vice president and business head, Sony, shared on Twitter.

"C.I.D." is one of the longest running TV shows in India, and its theme is in tune with the film's basic plot.

"Talaash" also features Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor.

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Samir Kochhar's Twitter account hacked

Anchor−turned−actor Samir Kochhar, popular these days as Rajat Kapoor of daily soap "Bade Achche Lagte Hain", was troubled when an unidentified person hacked his Twitter account.

"Someone hacked into my account... Please ignore all the rubbish being written," tweeted Samir.

Samir was a model before he turned to anchoring, and has now earned praises for his work as an actor.

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Sanjay Gupta speaks on sequel mania

Writer−filmmaker Sanjay Gupta wonders why sequels to movies in India don't fare too well. He has found a reason!

"Sequels here are so hung over with the success of the first part that the desperation to match up takes a toll on the film itself," tweeted Gupta, who is helming the second part of the "Shootout" series −− "Shootout At Wadala".

Gupta has directed movies such as "Kaante", "Zinda" and "Pankh".