ApunKaChoice : Bollywood

HOME | SCOOP!! & NEWS | BOLLYWOOD

PadosanKatrina Kaif to play the lead in new 'Padosan'
08th Sept 2008  17.36 IST
By ApunKaChoice  


The yesteryears' successful comedy Padosan is being remade with Katrina Kaif in the role of the stunner-next-door, Bindu.

It's been more than a year since production house Shemaroo Films announced a modern-day remake of the 1968 movie that is one of the cult Bollywood comedies.




The remake would star Katrina Kaif as beautiful girl who flunks her exams but learns music earnestly at home from a south Indian music teacher. Paresh Rawal would play the role of the teacher enacted by the legendary Mehmood in the original.

Sanjay Dutt will essay the role of Kishore Kumar while Ritesh Deshmukh would play the smitten Bhola, played by Sunil Dutt .

Neeraj Vora , the man behind the witty dialogues of Hera-Pheri and the director of Phir Hera Pheri , is directing this film. The makers want to keep the charm of the evergreen classic intact and have therefore decided not to stray from the original's storyline and even keep the songs with same melodies.

The shooting of the movie got postponed in the year 2007 because of Sanjay Dutt's court case. Now the movie will go on floors at the onset of 2009.

WHAT'S PADOSAN ABOUT?

Made in 1968, 'Padosan' was a laugh riot about a simpleton Bhola (Sunil Dutt) in love with a beautiful girl Bindu ( Saira Banu ) living right in front of his house. The girl is interested in music and also has a music master (Mehmood). On the other hand, Bhola is as besura as besura gets. But to impress Bindu, Bhola takes the help of his singer friend (Kishore Kumar) and his music troupe.



Related
view Padosan trailers and videos (new)
view Katrina Kaif videos (new)
view Paresh Rawal videos (new)
view Mehmood videos (new)
view Sanjay Dutt videos (new)
view Kishore Kumar videos (new)
view Ritesh Deshmukh videos (new)
view Sunil Dutt videos (new)
view Neeraj Vora videos (new)
Hera-Pheri
view Phir Hera Pheri trailers and videos (new)
view Saira Banu videos (new)





Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Alia Bhatt | Surveen Chawla | New Hindi Movies

Minissha Lamba in ‘Bigg Boss 8’ for friends!
Minissha Lamba not up for dramatic antics in 'Bigg Boss 8'
Motion Poster: Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, Randeep Hooda in 'Ungli'
Leonardo DiCaprio wows in bushy beard, neat bun
Have Tanishaa Mukerji and Armaan Kohli broken up?
Check out: Priyanka accepts Hrithik’ challenge, does handstand pushups!
HOT Lisa Haydon leaves ‘The Shaukeens’ wide-eyed
Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger coming to India
Rekha dances like Madhubala in 'Super Nani'
I am singing a lot these days: Ayushmann Khurrana
Elli Avram bags a film opposite Kapil Sharma
“Why the hypocrisy, Deepika Padukone?” leading daily’s response to cleavage row
Kareena Kapoor celebrates birthday in style with Saif Ali Khan, Karisma Kapoor
Natasa Stankovic can be another Elli Avram in 'Bigg Boss 8'!
New YRF favourite Ayesha Kapoor bags ‘Paani’
Pix: 'Bigg Boss 8' kicks off; check out the 12 contestants

AKC HOT INDEX

ECARDS > Valentines Day, New Year, Diwali, Birthday, Valentines, Love, Christmas
CardWeaver.com > Birthday, Holi

MOVIES


celebs wallpapers the celeb A-Z
who's in Freida Pinto | Anushka Sharma | Katrina Kaif | Deepika Padukone | Ranbir Kapoor | Dev Patel | Aishwarya Rai | Abhishek Bachchan | Imran Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Salman Khan | Aamir Khan | Hrithik Roshan | Akshay Kumar | Zayed Khan | Saif Ali Khan | John Abraham | Shahid Kapur | Kareena Kapoor | Vidya Balan | Priyanka Chopra | Rani Mukherjee | Mallika Sherawat | Bipasha Basu | Preity Zinta | Kajol | Neha Dhupia | Sameera Reddy | Juhi Chawla | Karisma Kapoor | Madhuri Dixit | Chitrangada Singh | Payal Rohatgi | Sneha Ullal | Mahima Chaudhary | Meghna Naidu | Rakhi Sawant | Bhumika Chawla | Lisa Ray | Dimple Kapadia | Ayesha Takia | Dia Mirza | Sushmita Sen | Amisha Patel | Esha Deol | Amrita Rao | Amrita Arora | Genelia D'Souza | Arjun Rampal | Amitabh Bachchan | Vivek Oberoi | Raima Sen | Riya Sen | Rekha | Rimi Sen | Nigar Khan | Tanushree Dutta | Yana Gupta | Shilpa Shetty | Celina Jaitley | Sonam Kapoor | Neha Oberoi | Nisha Rawal | Manjari Fadnis | Kamal Haasan | Rajnikant | Asin | Sanjay Dutt | Shahid Kapoor | Sherlyn Chopra | Farhan Akhtar | Prachi Desai | Mandira Bedi | Shahana Goswami | Konkona Sen Sharma | Kangana Ranaut | Mugdha Godse | Masumeh Makhija | Minissha Lamba | Nandana Sen | Malaika Arora | Shweta Kumar | Namitha | Kalki Koechlin | Mahi Gill | Shakeela | Lara Dutta | A R Rahman | Trisha | Shruti Haasan | Neetu Chandra | Shriya Saran | Padma Lakshmi | Emma Watson | Kelly Clarkson | Britney Spears | Anne Hathaway | Anjana Sukhani | Tila Tequila | Soha Ali Khan | Priyamani | Sonal Chauhan | Vaishali Desai | Jackky Bhagnani | Kristen Stewart | Robert Pattinson | Neil Nitin Mukesh | Shiney Ahuja | more...