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Saif Ali Khan to patch up with Dinesh Vijan

Posted in Saif Ali Khan with tags , , , , , on November 16, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

The Bollywood star and filmmaker friend Dinesh Vijan are open to becoming a team again

A patch-up seems to be on the cards for Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan, after they parted ways three years ago. The duo floated Illuminati Films as partners and gave hits like Love Aaj Kal and Cocktail. However, their partnership ended in 2014, following differences after a couple of their films like Lekar Hum Deewana Dil and Happy Ending tanked. While issuing a statement, Saif had said that the split was amicable and profitable to both as they could produce more films individually. As it turned out, the statement was reportedly only partly true.

When their split became a reality, the two erstwhile friends started separate companies — Saif continued with Illuminati and Dinesh launched his banner, Maddock Films.

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Kunal Kemmu confirms Saif Ali Khan will be part of Go Goa Gone sequel

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on October 27, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

Months after Tinsel Town was abuzz with rumours of a probable sequel to India’s first mainstream zombie film, cast member Kunal Kemmu confirms, “ Go Goa Gone ; is happening.” The actor, who was part of the first instalment in ; 9 : < , tells mid- day that the “ boys will be back”, and will essay the same characters, “ with the same quirks”. “ We like a few stories that we have shortlisted and will zero in on one soon to start scripting. I cannot reveal if it will be a continuation of the first part or not, since that will depend on the idea that we pick. But, the original cast will remain and Saif Ali Khan will have the broadest portion.” The news follows reports of directors Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK previously indicating that the theme for part two may not revolve around zombies. However, Kemmu suggests that the unit hasn’t entirely eliminated the concept.

The first instalment opened to bleak numbers, but earned a steady viewership over its opening weekend.

Meanwhile, Kemmu is also working on a biopic on eminent lawyer Ram 5 ethmalani. “ It’s a production that Soha [ Ali Khan, wife] and I are working on,” he says. mid- day had previously reported that the duo was apparently involved in a tussle over the rights of the film. 5 ethmalani, it was suggested, had already given the rights to another filmmaker.

No zombies in Saif Ali Khan starrer Go Goa Gone sequel, says director Krishna DK

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , on August 20, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

The idea of the film was not about zombies but discovering something alien,” Krishna said.

Saif Ali Khan-starrer “Go Goa Gone” was touted as the first Indian zombie-comedy and its director duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK say the second part might not feature the undead creatures. Also starring Kunal Khemu and Vir Das, the 2013 film saw a group of people being attacked by zombies on a deserted Goa island. The director duo has been working on the sequel for a couple of years now, and they say they aren’t entirely sure if they want to bring back zombies this time around too.

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Dinesh Vijan talks about working with Saif Ali Khan

Posted in Interview with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 8, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

He has made various kinds of cinema — dark comedy, spy thriller, cute romances and complex relationships. His cinematic sensibility is cut from a different cloth, often not tailored for the usual Bollywood design. Yet, he makes the cut with subjects that are spiked with a heady mix of characters. Producer Dinesh Vijan, who has backed films like ‘Being Cyrus’, ‘Finding Fanny’, ‘Love Aaj Kal’, ‘Cocktail’ and ‘Badlapur’, turns director with the upcoming ‘Raabta’, starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon. In a chat with BT, he tells us about his school of cinema, pushing boundaries and how his mistakes made him a better filmmaker. Read on…
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Saif Ali Khan to reunite with Dinesh Vijan after 3 years for ‘Go Goa Gone’ sequel

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , on May 25, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

Three years since they split, Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan is reuniting with former production partner Dinesh Vijan for ‘Go Goa Gone’ sequel.

Saif Ali Khan has already revealed plans of making a sequel to ‘Go Goa Gone’ (2013), but it won’t be without his ex-production partner Dinesh Vijan. The duo parted ways three years ago.

Dinesh says, “Saif and I are talking about a sequel to Go Goa Gone. He is leading the project and the script is now being developed. It’ll be produced under Illuminati Films [which he co-founded with Saif].”

The 2013 film starring Kunal Kemmu and Vir Das chronicled the unfortunate encounter of a group of friends with zombies while partying in Goa.

“The humorous dialogues in the original were appreciated by the audience. We are bringing the original cast together for the sequel.”

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Saif Ali Khan ready for another Zombie turn

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , on March 14, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

Go Goa Gone, Saif Ali Khan’s 2013 zombie comedy, directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, remains one of his most memorable productions. That the actorfilmmaker is gearing up for Part 2.

Confirming this Saif said, “Yes, I’d like to make a sequel. We have just started talking about it. It’s premature to say anything. Some parts of the original film were really funny but some parts didn’t work. Hopefully we’ll get it all right this time. Let’s see how it plays out.”

Sources close to the development informs that all the characters from the original will return in the sequel with most of the actors, including Kunal Kemmu, Vir Das and Saif himself. “Raj and DK have shared the concept with Saif and he has really liked it. They are currently working on developing the script, which should be ready in a few months,” informs the source close to the development.

Meanwhile, Raj and DK are currently busy with the post-production of the Jacqueline Fernandez- Sidharth Malhotra starrer Reload, while Saif will be seen next in Kalakaandi which showcases Mumbai and its diversity through three different stories encompassing three different sections of society, their different lifestyle, attitudes and even language.

Saif Ali Khan to go ahead with Go Goa Gone sequel?

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , , , on March 12, 2017 by saifalikhanonline

Even though Go Goa Gone didn’t work wonders at the ticket counter, Saif Ali Khan was so impressed with the film that he wanted to make a sequel to it. Now we hear that Khan is all set to go ahead with the sequel.

The cast of the sequel is the same as in the original, including Kunal Khemu, Veer Das and Anand Tiwari along with Khan. Director-duo Krishna DK and Raj Nidimoru have already started working on the script and the film is expected to go on the floors in the second half of 2017.