Busy Hrithik to devote month for 'Krrish 3' promotions

New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan is likely to pull out all stops to promote his much-awaited film "Krrish 3", the third part of the successful Bollywood superhero franchise, with the busy actor said to have kept aside an entire month to promote his home production across the world.

The movie is scheduled for release on Diwali (Nov 3) this year.

"Starting from the first week of October, Hrithik will take a month's break to market the film, right until its release in the first week of November.

"The idea is to reach out to as many fans as possible during that time, because Rakeshji (director Rakesh Roshan) hasn't started any kind of promotional activity yet. Even Hrithik has been off the media's radar for a while now, since his last release 'Agneepath' was over a year ago," said an insider.

As part of the global promotion of the film, Hrithik is likely to travel to places like Dubai, Canada, Britain and the US.

"Since he needs to promote the film in India as well as internationally, he will require time for the same," the source added.

"Krrish 3" will take forward the story of the superhero, played by Hrithik, seen in "Koi... Mil Gaya" and "Krrish".

Hrithik is currently busy shooting for Siddharth Anand's "Bang Bang" with Katrina Kaif. He is also teaming up once again with his "Agneepath" director, Karan Malhotra, for "Shuddhi".

--

Did you know that you can get stories like this on the Yahoo mail app?
Download it here.

Latest News

  • "We were awful" - Pink Floyd's Waters on band's early days
    "We were awful" - Pink Floyd's Waters on band's early days

    By Edward Baran LONDON (Reuters) - Pink Floyd founding members Roger Waters and Nick Mason joked while unveiling a memorial plaque on Thursday that they were so bad at first that they wouldn't have passed an audition on a talent show.    The pair, together with the late Richard Wright, formed the group while studying architecture at the former Regent Street Polytechnic in central London between 1962 and 1965. The psychedelic and progressive rock band went on to become one of the most …

  • Book Talk: Renee Knight's "Disclaimer" portrays a life unravelling
    Book Talk: Renee Knight's "Disclaimer" portrays a life unravelling

    By Verity Watkins LONDON (Reuters) - "What if the book you were reading was about you?" This is the question posed in Renee Knight’s "Disclaimer", a new thriller in the ‘suburban noir’genre. Catherine, a middle-aged television documentary maker, finds herself the central character in a book that has appeared in her home. From there Knight takes us with Catherine as her settled and apparently happy life unravels before her, until she is forced to confront a past she wants to bury. …

  • No foul play in death of Chilean poet Neruda, researchers say
    No foul play in death of Chilean poet Neruda, researchers say

    By Erik Lopez SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Spanish researchers investigating the early '70s death of Chilean poet Pablo Neruda to determine if he was poisoned, have found no conclusive evidence of foul play, according to an initial report handed to the investigating judge. The Chilean government reopened the investigation into his death in January, with new tests designed to look for protein damage caused by chemical agents, suggesting poisoning. Forensic experts at the Universidad de Murcia found …

  • Sai Paranjpye, Celina Jaitly demand equality for all

    Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Sai Paranjpye and actress Celina Jaitly have demanded equal rights for everyone, including the LGBT community. At the inauguration of the sixth edition of Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival -- India's only mainstream Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transsexual (LGBT) film fest -- Celina and Paranjpye spoke their mind about the need for equality. At a time when freedom of speech and expression is largely stifled, it is important that a festival like Kashish …

  • Film on Pinki Pramanik to spread positivity

    Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) A Bengali film modelled on controversial Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, with references to homosexuality, is set to release in West Bengal next month. Debutant filmmaker Raja Banerjee hopes it will spread the message that perseverance and hard work can overcome hurdles. Christened "She?", the biopic delves into the obstacles faced by Pramanik, against whom the police drew up a charge sheet in 2012, following a complaint from her former live-in partner that …

  • Musical tribute to Noor Jehan, but with a twist

    New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) As a tribute to the melodies by Pakistan's legendary singing sensation Noor Jehan, singer Sona Mohapatra has recreated the magic of one of her songs "Sanu nehar wale pul tey bula ke". The musical duo, known for their energetic live gigs and who are regulars in the party circuit across north India, have revisited the song from the 1973 classic Pakistani film "Dukh Sajna De", read a statement. Asked about how he zeroed in on the song from the extensive library of songs …

  • 'Sicario' to release in India in September

    New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Emily Blunt starrer "Sicario", which premiered at the Cannes International Film Festival earlier this month, will come to Indian screens in September, courtesy PVR Pictures. The movie, directed by Denis Villeneuve, features Blunt as an FBI agent, and stars Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro playing roles never seen in before. The story revolves around the lawless area between US and Mexico, where an idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to help in …

  • Lara Dutta surprise package in 'Singh Is Bliing': Prabhudheva

    Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva, who is directing "Singh Is Bliing", says Lara Dutta will be a surprise package in the film. "I was impressed by Lara's performance in the film. "Singh Is Bliing' features Akshay Kumar, Bipasha Basu and Amy Jackson apart from Lara. …

Loading...