Govinda’s wife wanted handsome son like Big B, Dharmendra (TV Snippets)

Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Actor Govindas wife Sunita Ahuja has revealed that she used to keep veteran actors Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendras photographs by her side when she was pregnant because she wanted a handsome child.

Govinda and Sunita appeared on “The Kapil Sharma Show” to promote his film “Aa Gaya Hero”.

During one of the conversations in the show, Sunita went on to mention that she wanted a handsome son like Amitabh or Dharmendra.

It all happened when Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is seen as a permanent guest on the show, started praising Govinda’s son Yashwardhan’s look.

“Sunita mentioned that when she was pregnant, she used to have the pictures of the two Bollywood stars. Govinda, Kapil Sharma, Sidhu and everyone present on the set could not hold their laughter,” said a source from the set.


Derived my fashion sense through acting: Mahip Marwah

Actor Mahip Marwah, who started a fashion clothing brand Honey&b earlier this year, says he got inclined towards fashion after acting in various TV shows.

Mahip, best known for his roles in shows like “Rabba Mein Kya Karoon”, “Parichay” and “Parvarish”, is currently focusing on his online fashion brand. But he says he would love to return to the small screen soon.

“I started Honey&b earlier this year. For the same, I have been working since a long time, so I took break from acting. Though acting comes naturally to me, as that is what derived my fashion sense,” Mahip said in a statement.

“My last show was ‘Parvarish’ on Sony Entertainment Television. I am now looking forward to doing some more acting in near future,” he added.

Mahip is also a model.

“Modelling will always be my first preference because it has taught me a lot like how to face the camera how to pose or walk on the ramp in front of so many people,” he said.


Abhishek Malik, Sonali Nikam visit Taj Mahal

Actors Abhishek Malik and Sonali Nikam, the lead pair of new TV show “Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi”, visited the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra during the promotions of the show.

While on a promotional tour to Agra earlier this week, Abhishek and Sonali took time out and visited the monument.

“Agra is a beautiful place and is a very welcoming city. The love and appreciation we received from our fans was very warm and we had a gala time going to the Taj Mahal. It was such a memorable experience and I shall cherish the same,” Sonali said in a statement.

Abhishek said: “Agra has always been welcoming and it’s always a pleasure to go visit the city. Our visit to the city was filled with excitement and enthusiasm and meeting and greeting our fans especially when we visited Taj Mahal was like a cherry on the cake.”

“Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi” is aired on &TV.


Govinda makes ‘Indian Idol’ host emotional

Paritosh Tripathi, who is seen co-hosting the popular singing reality show “Indian Idol 9” along with Karan Wahi, got emotional on the set when he met actor Govinda.

“My costume had almost all his movies names from ‘Hum’, ‘Khuddar’, ‘Hero No.1’, ‘Coolie No.1’, to his upcoming movie ‘Aa Gaya Hero’. I am a very big… Or shall I say biggest fan of Govinda sir since my childhood,” Paritosh said in a statement.

“So, when my idol was standing next to me, I couldn’t control my emotions as that person inspired me to be an actor,” he added.

Expressing his excitement about sharing the stage with Govinda, Paritosh said: “It was a priceless moment for me when he came on stage, hugged and danced with me. A moment to treasure for my lifetime and of the best moment of my life till date.

“I conveyed my feelings and emotions through Govinda sir’s movies names that cannot be expressed through any dialogue. Thank you ‘Indian Idol’ for giving me the chance to meet my idol.”

“Indian Idol 9” is aired on Sony Entertainment Television.