Mithun Chakraborty suffers a stroke, Yami Gautam and Richa Chadha announce pregnancy, Esha Deol-Bharat Takhtani announce separation: TOP 5 newsmakers of the week

February 12,2024

The entertainment world has been abuzz with exciting announcements, unexpected revelations, and intriguing developments this week. From joyous pregnancy announcements to surprising separations and intriguing film releases, here are the top 5 newsmakers that have dominated headlines:

Yami Gautam and Richa Chadha announce pregnancyAfter keeping a secret for months, Yami Gautam finally made her public appearance with a baby bump during the trailer launch of her upcoming film, 'Article 370'. Yami also shared her experience shooting for the film while pregnant. The actress is expecting her first kid with her husband Aditya Dhar later this year. She is five and a half months pregnant and the couple won hearts with their simplicity. Aditya said that this is like the Abimanyu story where the baby knows how 'Article 370' was made.

Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal also took to their social media handles to announce that they are expecting their first kid together. Richa and Ali posted a photo which read 1+1=3. Ali shared this with a picture with Richa and he wrote, " A tiny heartbeat is the loudest sound in our world ." They were instantly showered with love and wishes from all over social media!

Vikrant Massey welcomes a sonVikrant Massey, who has been riding high on the super success of his last film, '12th Fail', recently took to his social media handles to announce that he has embraced fatherhood. The actor welcomed his son into the world with his wife Sheetal Thakur. Along with their post, they wrote, 'For we have become one. We are bursting with joy and love to announce the arrival of our son. Love Sheetal and Vikrant'.

Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani announce separationActor Esha Deol and her husband, Bharat Takhtani have decided to part ways after 11 years of marriage. An official statement issued by them read, "We have mutually & amicably decided to part ways. Through this shift in our lives, the best interests and welfare of our two children are and will be of utmost importance to us. We would appreciate it if our privacy is respected throughout. Thank you, Esha Deol & Bharat Takhtani."

Kaagaz 2 trailerThe trailer for the highly anticipated movie, 'Kaagaz 2,' has been revealed by its makers. This film, serving as the final project of the late actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik, is scheduled to release in theaters on March 1st. The trailer for Kaagaz 2 was unveiled as a tribute to the late Satish Kaushik, with his family, Anupam Kher, and Darshan Kumaar present. The film delves into the struggles of an ordinary person whose right to life is obstructed by protests and rallies.

Mithun Chakraborty admitted to hospitalOn Saturday morning, Mithun Chakraborty was admitted to Apollo Hospital in Kolkata. An official statement regarding the actor's health update has been issued by the hospital. Mithun has been diagnosed with an Ischemic Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke) of the brain. The statement noted that the veteran actor exhibited weakness in his right upper and lower limbs prior to hospitalization. Currently, he is undergoing the required treatment and continues to be monitored by a team of doctors.

His manager, Vijay Upadhyay also shared that he spoke to Mithun Chakraborty's wife Yogita Bali who assured him that the actor is doing fine. He also urged people to not blow things out of proportion.