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Thursday, March 29, 2012

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Mamta Patel (Pan Singh Tomar Fame)is on success route.

After Celebrating her birthday and success of her film "Pan Singh Tomar" wherein press conference Mamtas allegation on director Tingmanshu Dhulia of not including her name in cast of the said film, she also launched a police complain because she was getting threat call from a unknown person. Now at least she has some relief because Producer Inder Chatwal has signed her in lead role for his upcoming film “Meri Thodi Si Bewafi” being made under banner of Pankaj Arts opposite Sanwar Ahuja and Sanjay Kapoor. Film is being directed by Salar Sheikh. Film is going on floor from end of April 2012. Other cast and credits are under finalization.

Also she is getting some more offers for which negotiations are going on and also she was called as guest on Big FM Youngstar Red Carpet award function recently, she is going to attend a show on Rajasthan day "Hiramani" and on Mother's day at Worli. So merry time has began for Mamta Patel.
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Youngest female producer from Gujrati films Shraddha Parmar steps in Bollywood.

Normally a actor or model achieves success in Mumbai and then they launch their production house but Shraddha Parmar is a exceptional one, she while studding took part in a talent hunt contest “Aaj Ka Star” in Ahmedabad and made in finals, this prompt her to chose her carrier in show-biz world, she became a famous model in Gujrat, she did still modeling for various fashion garments and jewelries, meanwhile she completed her BBA (Bachelor In Business Administration) from Indore University.

In spite of her parents well settled in Gujrat she shifted to Mumbai near about 1 years back because her goal was bollywood, here in Mumbai she started her modeling assignment and with suggestion of her well-wishers she produced two gujrati films one was “Preet Bhari Odhani” which was successful  and second one is “Sajan Tane Mara Sang” is on floor which is being directed by Bapodra a well known director of Gujrati Films, having cream cast like Jagdish Thakur, Hito Kanodia, Mona Thiba, Reshma Purohit & Feroz Irani.

Now beside modeling and producing film she is getting some good offer from Bollywood Production House, she did not acted in her own production house as she didn’t wanted to launch herself.
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Sexy and hot ,Big Bosses 'spareme gal' Sizzles in a hot pink bikini as she shoots with Inder kumar [Isha kopikars ex boyfriend] for a magazine cover!

We caught up with model/actress Pooja Misrra at madh island recently ,wherein she sizzled in a hot pink bikini getting intimate in a pool with guess whom?
Actor Inder Kumar .....now now that got us wondering is he not Isha kopikar's ex boyfriend? Yes the same Isha kopikar whose husband  Rohit aka Timmy narang [survivor india] has been very wrongly linked with Pooja Misrra by Pooja bedi , for which pooja misrra has slammed Pooja Bedi with a legal notice!
Wow Pooja sure clears her point with this shoot, needless to say Pooja and inder sure look hot together!

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Every Success Comes After A Failure!

Behind every successful man there definitely is a rejection story to speak of, and the upcoming star surely vouches for this. Bhoop, who will soon be seen making his debut in playwright turned filmmaker Akashaditya Lama’s Cigarette Ki Tarah, owes his foray into Hindi film industry only on the rejection from a Television show!
“I have been a model for many a fashion shows and was also among one of the finalists in Gladrag’s model hunt a couple of years ago. I had always been inclined towards acting and tried auditioning for one of the popular TV Shows. Sadly, with the perception of ‘models can’t act’ hovering around, they turned me down. And thankfully that rejection came about otherwise I wouldn’t have been in this film today!” says the actor.
Right after his stint with modeling, Bhoop took to theater in a big way in a bid to learn the nuances of acting. “I was sure of the fact that if I have to survive in this industry I’ve got to excel in acting. I started off with a very renowned theater troupe but back in the initial days I would only get inconsequential parts to play. However, within no time I was playing the lead role!” says the excited debutant.
Bhoop thinks that there couldn’t have been a better start for him than Cigarette Ki Tarah, “The range that my character has in this film is just perfect for me to showcase my talent. Moreover, the film has a strong storyline that will definitely speak volumes when it sees the light of the day. I have put in a lot of hard work to essay my part to my best ability. I just hope it all pays well at the end,I thank Goel Films & PY Films for placing their complete trust on me as a debutante actor. Let my film come upto to their expectations since they have given me this dreamt break ” prays Bhoop.
Well, a whodunit with romance at the backdrop always makes for a good watch and Bhoop sure seems a rising star!




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Chhota Bheem Birthday Bonanza
Participate in exciting contests, watch an all new movie and new episodes on POGO


Mumbai, March 29: The biggest, coolest and most anticipated birthday party of the year is finally here! Kids’ favourite superhero - Chhota Bheem, is pulling out all the stops to celebrate his birthday. From exciting on-air contests to the premiere of Chhota Bheem’s latest movie featuring Hanuman - the excitement is unlimited!

This is the second year POGO will be celebrating Chhota Bheem’s birthday on-air. However, in keeping with the IPL fever, this year’s birthday celebrations will be themed around India’s favourite sport – Cricket! In a 10 week long contest called ‘Bat, Ball Aur Birthday’, kids will need to tune-in to POGO and answer simple questions based on the cricket games played by Chhota Bheem and his friends. Four lucky winners will get all expenses paid birthday parties at their homes themed around cricket with Chhota Bheem as the special guest. Other exciting prizes up for grabs include LED TVs, PSPs, mobile phones, iPod nanos, digital cameras, cricket kits, etc. The ‘Bat Ball Aur Birthday’ contest starts from April 2 to June 1, 2012 from 1pm onwards only on POGO.

Kids can also be a part of the celebrations online by logging on to www.pogo.tv where they can send special Chhota Bheem ecards to their friends, download printable party kits which include hats, masks, piñatas, etc. and play birthday & cricket based Chhota Bheem games!

As another cherry on this humungous birthday cake, kids can tune-in to an all new Chhota Bheem movie called ‘Chhota Bheem aur Hanuman’. On a new adventure to save Diwali from the evil Rakshas and his apprentices – Makhichoos and the witch, Chhota Bheem finds help from a new friend - Chhota Hanuman. On the night of Diwali, Rakshas plots to combine his powers with the power of fire and take on a powerful form the world has never seen before!!! Will Chhota Bheem and Chhota Hanuman prevent Evil from triumphing over Good or will Rakshas enslave the world? Tune in to ‘Chhota Bheem aur Hanuman’ on May 1, 2012 at 12 pm on POGO to find out!
 
Finally, rounding up the birthday treats, all new episodes of Chhota Bheem will air on POGO to engage kids across India with new escapades of their favourite superhero.

Monica Tata, General Manager, Entertainment Networks, South Asia, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Chhota Bheem’s birthday celebration is the biggest event in the year for POGO and kids across India. After receiving an exceptional response last year, this year, we are back to celebrate Chhota Bheem’s birthday with newer content, bigger contests and better prizes. Thanks to the continued support and admiration from kids and families, we are very proud of the Chhota Bheem brand which has been transformed into a nationwide phenomenon.”

ABOUT POGO:
POGO, a multi-genre channel created exclusively for kids in India, launched successfully by Turner on January 1, 2004 and is distributed by Media Pro Enterprise India Pvt. Ltd. POGO is available in over 24 million cable & satellite homes. Within a few months of its launch, POGO became the second most popular kids’ entertainment channel in India and today, is the leading channel in the kids’ genre. 
 www.pogo.tv is a hugely popular and highly interactive kids’ website with exciting features/content such as Online Games, Exclusive applications, video-on-demand, message boards and mini-sites of popular shows on POGO. The website attracts over 5 lakh* unique visitors per month and each of them spend an average of 24* minutes on the website. (*Source: Omniture SiteCatalyst, January - December, 2011).

CONTACT:
Jumana Nagree | jumana.nagree@turner.com | +91 22 4209 9135



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Rohit Shetty shoots a cameo for Kya Super Kool Hai Hum

As a special treat to fans, Rohit Shetty director of the successful Golmaal franchise will soon be seen making a cameo in the sequel to Balaji’s 2005 hit comedy titled Kya Super Kool Hai Hum starring Tusshar Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh.

While lead actor Tusshar and director Rohit Shetty are known to be close friends given them Golmaal association ,the actor was also instrumental in convincing the director to make a cameo in the film.

Confirms Tusshar Kapoor “Yes,Rohit is doing a cameo in the film. I have shot with him and it was fun”.

Much like his off-screen persona,Rohit Shetty will be seen playing a shy director in the scene that was wrapped up in just a couple of hours keeping in mind Rohit’s busy schedule for Bol Bachchan-“He agreed after I spoke to him however we wanted him to be happy as that’s how he is when work is done quickly” adds Tusshar.

After the runaway success of Balaji Motion Pictures ‘ 2005 hit comedy Kya Kool Hai Hum, the team of the film reunites for the rib-tickling sequel, titled Kya Super Kool Hai Hum directed by Sachin Yarki. Starring Tusshar Kapoor ,Riteish Deshmukh ,Neha Sharma and Sarah Jane Dias  ,the film is scheduled to release August 2012.



Doggy debut in Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum

The pug that follows you wherever you go is soon to make its big Bollywood debut in the sequel to Balaji’s comic riot Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum.

Playing actor Riteish Deshmukh’s pet with a high sex drive in the film ,the pug ,the makers confirm was a star in its own right -Says director Sachin Yardi  “There are 2 pugs that have character roles in the film. One of them belongs to an eccentric billionaire played by Anupam Kher who believes the pug is a reincarnation of his mother and the other belongs to Riteish who carries him around everywhere he goes, strapped to a baby sack”. Adds hilariously, “Riteish uses his pet to make money by getting him to mate with other pugs.

After the runaway success of Balaji Motion Pictures ‘ 2005 hit comedy Kyaa Kool Hain Hum, the team of the film reunites for the rib-tickling sequel, titled Kya Super Kool Hai Hum starring Tusshar, Riteish Deshmukh, Neha Sharma and Sarah-Jane Dias, the film is scheduled to release on August 2, 2012.




BOLLYWOOD BIGGIES AND MUSIC SENSATION KATY PERRY TO PERFORM AT
DLF IPL OPENING NITE IN CHENNAI


Amitabh Bachchan, Katy Perry, Prabhudeva, Priyanka Chopra, Salman Khan, KareenaKapoor, Ravi Drums, Colonial Cousins….a breath taking line-up of performers are all set to take centre stage at the Opening Nite of the DLF IPL 2012.

On the cusp of the 5th season of the highly-awaited Indian Premier League (IPL), Wizcraft International has been chosen to organize the Opening Ceremony.  For the past two decades, Wizcraft has been at the forefront of some of the most spectacular events on both a national as well as an international scale. With the ceremony set to take place at the YMCA College of Physical Education, Nandanam in Chennai on 3rd April 2012, Wizcraft is geared up to deliver a show of mammoth proportions to set the mood for India’s favorite league.

The ceremony is said to have a list of veritable living legends that are set to light the stage in a blaze of phenomenal performances. The one-and-only Amitabh Bachchan, with his quintessential charm will take to the stage at the opening ceremony along with the sensational Priyanka Chopra, a self-professed cricket fan who could not be happier to perform for fellow cricket fans.

Shaping up to be an opening ceremony of legendary proportions the evening will also see stunning performances by International sensation Katy Perry and our very own Bollywood diva KareenaKapoor.

Known across the country for his stunning dance moves, Prabhudeva will get your feet tapping as he sets the stage on fire. To add to the excitement of the evening, Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan will be making an appearance on stage in true “Dabangg” style and get the audience pumped up for the season.

Stepping it up further will be maestros of music the Colonial Cousins who will team up with renowned international percussionist and composer, DJ Ravi Drums and a group of talented percussionists known as First Project and local percussionists, d’Frens.

The performers will be set to rhythm by ShiamakDavar and his super talented dancers.

The inimitable Prasoon Joshi has penned a verse celebrating the game of cricket. The verse will be read out by Mr. Bachchan at the ceremony. Speaking on the verse, Prasoon said, “The DLF IPL is a fantastic and one of its kind event. Challenge before me was to write in verse about the spirit of cricket. The poetry captures this spirit and makes a commitment that whatever one may do in life, one would always want to be connected to the game of cricket.”

Speaking on Wizcraft’s role as the official event designers and managers of the Opening Ceremony, Sabbas Joseph, Director Wizcraft International said, “We are thrilled that the IPL chose us to deliver the unique Opening Night this year. It gives us the chance to create an enthralling Opening experience for what rightfully would be termed as Indian Cricket’s biggest spectacle. We have the best performers and each of their performances will have the audience begging for more.”

Brainchild is the official OOH partner of the opening ceremony and Suryan FM and Red FM are its radio partners.

DLF IPL 2012 Opening Nite is a Wizcraft International Entertainment event

Wizcraft has previously created and managed the Handover Ceremony for the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, the Opening and closing ceremonies for the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, the ICC Cricket World Cup in Dhaka, the DLF IPL Opening Ceremony in 2011, the Afro Asian Games, among other major public televised event spectaculars.








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Zagreb – the most promising new destination
In addition to the exceptional interest in the city of Zagreb from the beginning of this year at
the “SATTE” fair held in New Delhi and “Travel Tourism Fair & Outbound Travel Mart”
held in Mumbai, the Zagreb Tourist Board will present Zagreb – the capital of Croatia at the
fair Location (Mumbai) October,7.-8.
Zagreb, Croatia,September 19., 2011 - The Zagreb Tourist Board will present the city of
Zagreb at the fair “Location” from October, 7.-8., in Mumbai and will also organize special
presentations and press conferences at the hotel Novotel in Mumbai on October 8.and in
New Delhi, on October 10. Zagreb will be presented as the cultural, congress and tourist
capital of Croatia and will seek to justify the "Award for Excellence - the most promising new
destination" it was awarded in February at the TTF & OTM fair.
Zagreb is the capital of the Republic of Croatia and thanks to its appeal and good traffic
connection, it is the ideal holiday destination which can offer interesting cultural,
recreational and other attractions combined with gastronomic experiences and shopping at
any time of the year.
In Croatia, where the Mediterranean, the mountains and the Pannonia plain come together in
a unique harmony of natural beauty, within just a little more than a hundred kilometers, you
can come across excitingly different landscapes. Zagreb is the excellent starting-point of
many memorable travels and memories. Its green surroundings, historical center, and its
fantastic connection to the scenic Adriatic coastline are close by and await you.
The journey through Zagreb is a never ending story. You may best learn about it by
walking down the city streets and enjoying a cappuccino or a tea in one of its many city
cafes. The biggest value of this city is its atmosphere and the people who never allow you
to feel alone. Zagreb has a story to tell and it has a heart, a big heart.
SAMPOORNA (COUNTRY PROMOTIONS)
Kinjal Bhansali (Project In-Charge)
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In the last quarter POGO has clocked the No.1 slot in the children channels genre fulled by its popular animated show Chhota Bheem, and other live action program Mighty Raju, among others. Chota Bheem as a stand alone brand has double share than any other programme in its genre....

 Ms Monica Tata, General Manager- Entertainment Networks, South Asia Turner India Pvt. Ltd. is the official spokesperson of POGO. As a head of the entertainment networks, Monica has been working to support revenue growth and enhance the company’s entertainment offerings in India.As the official spokesperson of the channel, Ms. Monica would like to share POGO's future plans in terms of programming, new content, how we have been maintaining the number 1 position, localised content and how we are working on the brand Chota Bheem.

On behalf of POGO, I request for an interaction with Ms. Tata. Kindly let us know how best this can be taken forward. She is available on a mutually discussed time and day.
Key Talk Points

  • POGO, India's No.1 Kids and Family Entertainment Channel (Supported by the recent TAM figures)
  • Channel Strategy to maintain the No.1 position amongst other GEC's
  • Plan for Chhota Bheem, the most loved kids character
  • Strategy and Plan for 2012
  • New Show Mojako to be launched. 
  • Expected Impact of the new show
  • Reasons for getting the international franchise to India
  • USP of the characters in Smurfs
Also, please find attached Ms. Monica Tata’s profile, along with channel share details from TAM Media Research for your reference:

Market: All India
TG: CS 4- 14
Relative Shares
Channel
Last 4 weeks
Last Week
This Week
Gain Loss
POGO
20.2
20.3
24.3
4
Disney Channel
20.1
18.9
19.1
0.2
Nickelodeon
18.1
19.5
19.1
-0.4
Hungama TV
17.8
18.3
15
-3.3
Cartoon Network
16.6
15.9
14.7
-1.3
Disney XD
7
7.1
7.7
0.7
CBeebies
0.1
0.1
0.1
0
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Top 5 Unique Programmes Latest Week

Latest Week
Rank
Top 5 Programmes of CARTOON/ANIMATION/CHILDREN PROG
Genre
Channel
TVRs 000's
1
Lcp-chhota Bheem Master Of Shaolin
Feature Films
POGO
947
4
Oggy And The Cockroaches
Cartoons/Animation
Nickelodeon
588
5
Chhota Bheem Journey To Petra
Feature Films
Cartoon Network
579
7
Doraemon
Cartoons/Animation
Disney Channel
549
10
Roll No 21
Cartoons/Animation
Cartoon Network
488



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