This year’s Diwali will always remain special for actor Rakul Preet Singh as she started shooting for her film ‘Chhatriwali’ on the auspicious festival. Taking to Instagram, Rakul posted several videos and pictures from the sets, updating fans about the commencement of the shoot in Lucknow. “And it begins. Team Chhatri,” she captioned one of the videos, in which she can be seen performing Lakshmi puja on the sets.
In another Instagram Story, she gave us a glimpse of the film’s clapperboard.
‘Chhatriwali’ is being helmed by Tejas Prabha Vijay Deoskar. According to reports, Rakul will play the role of a condom tester in the film. Also, Ronnie Screwvala is bankrolling ‘Chhatriwali’.
‘Shibani lights up my life’
A day after Diwali, actor Farhan Akhtar treated fans with an adorable picture of him with his lady love Shibani Dandekar from their Diwali celebrations.
In the image, Farhan and Shibani can be seen sharing smiles with each other. Both of them were dressed up in traditional attires. Shibani wore a stunning saree, while Farhan chose to wear a black kurta. Alongside the photograph, Farhan penned a short heartwarming message for Shibani, saying she lights up his life. “Diwali duo #lightingupmylife @shibanidandekar,” he captioned the post. Shibani also shared several images from Diwali celebrations. “Love, Light & Harmony,” she captioned the post. Farhan and Shibani have been together for three years now. Farhan was previously married to hairstylist Adhuna, with whom he has two daughters — Shakya and Akira.
Star pens a heartfelt birthday post for his Athiya
Actor Suniel Shetty’s daughter Athiya has turned a year older on Friday.
To make the day special for her, Suniel took to Instagram and penned a heartwarming birthday post for her. He wrote, “Wishing you a very very happy birthday TIA my heart, my soul, my world, my life, my smile, my friend, my love, my belief, my blessing, my strength, my weakness, my sunshine (mixed with a little HURRICANE)@athiyashetty #daughter #fatherdaughter #fatherdaughterlove.”
Athiya also received birthday wishes from several members of the film industry.
“Happy birthday Athiya! Wishing you love and light always,” actor Anushka Sharma posted on Instagram Story. Athiya’s brother Ahaan, who is all set to make his Bollywood debut with ‘Tadap’, too, penned a cute birthday wish for the former. Taking to Instagram Stories, he shared a string of images of him with Athiya. “Love you,” Ahaan captioned one of the pictures.