'Kai Po Che!' to hit screens in February 2013?

Mumbai, Nov 22 (IANS) The shooting of "Kai Po Che!", based on Chetan Bhagat's novel "The 3 Mistakes of My Life", will be complete within two days, says director Abhishek Kapoor.

"We have been shooting for this film at many different locations. Now there are just two days left for the shooting. UTV will make an official announcement of when the film is slated for release. But I believe it should release by February 2013."

The film is about three best friends Ishaan, Omi and Govind trying to make a mark in the India of the early 2000s. It features actors Sushant Singh Rajput, Rajkumar Yadav and Amit Sadh in key roles.

Kapoor is busy shooting some last portions of the movie, which is majorly captured in Ahmedabad and Jaipur.

The music for "Kai Po Che!" is by Amit Trivedi, and Javed Akhtar has penned the lyrics.

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Kundalkar wants to shoot new film in 2013

His directorial debut "Aiyyaa" is barely two months old, but Sachin Kundalkar is already planning his next film. He says he is writing the script at the moment, and will finalise the project soon.

He doesn't want to discuss the project as of now.

"I am writing scripts right now. I cannot disclose the genre at the moment, but I will make the formal announcement in a month or two," Kundalkar told IANS.

Once the script is locked, the director will soon decide the cast and then he plans to start shooting next year.

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Universal Music to launch 'Indian Idol − Fabulous Four'

Music label Universal Music India is set to launch "Indian Idol − Fabulous Four", an album which celebrates the best voices in the country that emerged from the sixth season of "Indian Idol".

The album, which is compiled by Bollywood composer Shameer Tandon and songwriter Sameer, will be launched in New Delhi Friday.

The album will include songs by "Indian Idol 6" finalists Amit Kumar, Devendra Pal Singh, Vipul Mehta and Poorvi Koutish.

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