Anupam Kher humbled by Kalidas Samman

Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Anupam Kher is set to receive the prestigious Kalidas Samman for his work in theatre, and the actor feels humbled.

"On my way to Ujjain to receive the prestigious Kalidas Samman for my work in theatre. I feel humbled and honoured. Great feeling," Anupam tweeted.

The actor is an alumnus of the National School of Drama and has been actively involved in theatre plays.

The Kalidas Samman is given out by the Madhya Pradesh government.

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'Kai Po Che!' to release Feb 22, 2013

Director Abhishek Kapoor has wrapped up shooting for "Kai Po Che!" and confirms it will hit the screens Feb 22 next year.

"FINALLY! wrapped 'Kai Po Che!'. Hats off to an incredibly talented and resilient team. Now on to post (production) and Feb 22 release. Full force ahead," Kapoor tweeted.

"Kai Po Che" is an adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's novel "The 3 Mistakes Of My Life" and features Amit Sadh, Raj Kumar Yadav and Sushant Singh Rajput in lead roles.

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'Chal Pichchur Banate Hain' director gets three−film deal

Director Pritish Chakraborty of "Chal Pichchur Banate Hain" fame has inked a three−film deal with producer Harshal Badane's banner Sudatta Films.

The deal also marks the entry of Sudatta Films, known for making Marathi films like "Chandrakala" and "Tuch Khari Gharchi Laxmi", in Hindi language films.

Their first film together will a dramatic thriller, while the other two films will be comedies.

The first film is about a wannabe international pop star and how he gets transformed into a terrorist. The yet−to−be−titled film will be a riveting tale of love, thrill, action, patriotism, entrapment, terror and mystery.

It will go on floors in December. The cast of the film is yet to be finalised.

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