Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) Singer Shalmali Kholgade, known for tracks like “Pareshaan” and “Balam pichkari”, was surprised when she was asked to drive a pink auto-rickshaw as part of her television show “Angels Of Rock”. She says it was a fun ride.
“Angels of Rock” which is aired on MTV is a show that is dedicated to unveiling inspiring stories of women across India.
Last week, singers Kholgade, Anusha Mani, Jasmine Sandlas and Akasa Singh rode Bullet bikes with an all-women crew.
With the hope of curbing the increasing problem of women’s safety in Rohtak, the city’s police official Shashank Anand started the initiative of ‘Pink Autos’. So, when the stars reached Rohtak city to meet the pink auto drivers they were asked to do a pink auto-rickshaw race among themselves.
“We were totally surprised when we got to know that we will be doing an auto-rickshaw race. The idea of it was thoroughly exciting. Being a part of ‘Angels of Rock’ has been amazing because I did things I never thought I would,” Kholgade said in a statement.
She added: “I first learnt to ride a Bullet bike and now an auto-rickshaw. The auto-rickshaw race was great fun and all four of us enjoyed it a lot. Moreover, we are glad that we did this with the pink autos of Rohtak. It’s a great cause they stand for and to be able to ride their rickshaws is definitely one thing off my bucket list.”
Surbhi Jyoti’s painting bond with Surbhi Chandna
Actress Surbhi Jyoti is having a gala time while shooting for “Ishqbaaaz” with her close friend Surbhi Chandna.
Recently, the makers were creating an on-screen room for a character on the sets, and both the actresses decided to spice up their mundane day on the sets by taking up the paint brushes and painting the walls of the room, read a statement.
Chandna said: “The setting team had been setting up the room right from painting to the furniture set-up the entire day. When they took their break when we stole their brushes and made their job easy by painting an entire section of the wall pink. It was fun because we are always shooting and such activities on set always add that extra spice in your day.”
“And lastly, nothing better than painting your close friend’s room with her in tow even though on screen.”
“Qubool Hai” fame actress Jyoti also shared that they “have a lot of fun on sets and this painting idea was definitely a fun experience away from the scenes we normally shoot”.
The show is aired on Star Plus.
Remo surprises Prabhudheva on ‘Dance+…’ sets
Choreographer-director Remo D’souza surprised Prabhudheva during shooting of an episode of “Dance+ Season 2” by bringing parents of the director and actor on the sets of the dance reality show.
Prabhudheva along with actor Sonu Sood became part of the Star Plus show to promote their upcoming film “Tutak Tutak Tutiya”.
It all started with a flash mob by captains Shakti Mohan, Dharmesh Yelande and Punit Pathak and the contestants on the show.
The same went on till amid the crowd, and Prabhudheva’s parents appeared and surprised him, read a statement.
They were invited especially by D’souza.