Dabbang's Munni vs Osthi's Munni

Movies | | November 6, 2011, 5:09 pm
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Mallika Sherawat had a rough ride to 'item girldom' when she started out as a heroine.

Mallika Sherawat had a rough ride to 'item girldom' when she started out as a heroine.

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She has been shuttling between the industries and landed the plum item number 'Kalasala' for 'Osthi'.

She has been shuttling between the industries and landed the plum item number 'Kalasala' for 'Osthi'.

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Almost the entire film was shot in and around Mysore.

Almost the entire film was shot in and around Mysore.

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The soundtrack of 'Osthi' was scored by S Thaman.

The soundtrack of 'Osthi' was scored by S Thaman.

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'Pondatti...' is a duet number between Simbu and Richa Gangopadhyay.

'Pondatti...' is a duet number between Simbu and Richa Gangopadhyay.

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In the Tamil remake of Salman Khan super hit movie 'Dabbang' is 'Osthi'.

In the Tamil remake of Salman Khan super hit movie 'Dabbang' is 'Osthi'.

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With only Sonu Sood being retained in his role of Chedi Singh from the Bollywood version - there was a lot of speculation about who would groove for the item number in the movie.

With only Sonu Sood being retained in his role of Chedi Singh from the Bollywood version - there was a lot of speculation about who would groove for the item number in the movie.

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Malaika Aurora made 'Munni Badnaam Hui' a huge success in the Bollywood version - and clearly matching up to that was a heavy task.

Malaika Aurora made 'Munni Badnaam Hui' a huge success in the Bollywood version - and clearly matching up to that was a heavy task.

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Tamil star Silambarasan plays Vel Murugan - the  Chulbul Pandey of 'Osthi'.

Tamil star Silambarasan plays Vel Murugan - the Chulbul Pandey of 'Osthi'.

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'Jithan' Ramesh appears in a key role in the movie.

'Jithan' Ramesh appears in a key role in the movie.

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Pawan Kalyan and Shruti Hasan will play the lead roles in the Telugu version of the film.

Pawan Kalyan and Shruti Hasan will play the lead roles in the Telugu version of the film.

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Sources reported that several actresses including Nayantara, Shriya Saran, Zarine Khan, Katrina Kaif, Bipasha Basu, Deepika Padukone, Mallika Sherawat and Vidya Balan.

Sources reported that several actresses including Nayantara, Shriya Saran, Zarine Khan, Katrina Kaif, Bipasha Basu, Deepika Padukone, Mallika Sherawat and Vidya Balan.

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Githan Ramesh will play the lead character's brother.

Githan Ramesh will play the lead character's brother.

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The lyrics were written by Vaali and Yugabharathi.

The lyrics were written by Vaali and Yugabharathi.

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Richa Gangopadhyay has two releases this Diwali.

Richa Gangopadhyay has two releases this Diwali.

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Silambarasan is currently riding high on the success of his recent release 'Vaanam'.

Silambarasan is currently riding high on the success of his recent release 'Vaanam'.

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Malaika vs Mallika - let the battle of item number's begin!

Malaika vs Mallika - let the battle of item number's begin!

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Rumours had it that Bipasha Basu was approached for the item number for the Tamil version but she refused.

Rumours had it that Bipasha Basu was approached for the item number for the Tamil version but she refused.

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Mallika Sherawat bagged the opportunity to show her moves to the South.

Mallika Sherawat bagged the opportunity to show her moves to the South.

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Malaika Aurora has proved herself to be a classy queen of item numbers, over the years.

Malaika Aurora has proved herself to be a classy queen of item numbers, over the years.

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Producer-turned-actor VTV Ganesh will play the father of the female lead.

Producer-turned-actor VTV Ganesh will play the father of the female lead.

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Silambarasan reportedly has an eight pack ab in the film.

Silambarasan reportedly has an eight pack ab in the film.

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Silambarasan has penned the lyrics for the song 'Pondaati'.

Silambarasan has penned the lyrics for the song 'Pondaati'.

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Ilayathalapathy Vijay launched the audio of Silambarasan starrer Osthi on October 19.

Ilayathalapathy Vijay launched the audio of Silambarasan starrer Osthi on October 19.

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Richa's films 'Mayakkam Enna' and 'Osthi'will be released on the same day.

Richa's films 'Mayakkam Enna' and 'Osthi'will be released on the same day.

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Dhanush and Silamabarasan are heading for a clash on Diwali day.

Dhanush and Silamabarasan are heading for a clash on Diwali day.

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Mallika however crossed over to Hollywood and tried to make her mark there.

Mallika however crossed over to Hollywood and tried to make her mark there.

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'Osthi' stars Silambarasan, Githan Ramesh, Richa Gangopadhyay and Sonu Sood.

'Osthi' stars Silambarasan, Githan Ramesh, Richa Gangopadhyay and Sonu Sood.

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'Osthi' has Nassar and Revathi in supporting roles.

'Osthi' has Nassar and Revathi in supporting roles.

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Richa will be playing the role that had Sonakshi Sinha making her debut in 'Dabbang'.

Richa will be playing the role that had Sonakshi Sinha making her debut in 'Dabbang'.

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Apparenty the 'Osthi' team took considerably more time to finalise the actress to perform the item number in the film.

Apparenty the 'Osthi' team took considerably more time to finalise the actress to perform the item number in the film.

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The movie hits the screens on the 11th of November.

The movie hits the screens on the 11th of November.

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'Dabbang' was a run away hit and thus expectations from 'Osthi' are rather high.

'Dabbang' was a run away hit and thus expectations from 'Osthi' are rather high.

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Right from 'Chaiya Chaiya' to 'Munni Badnaam hui' - she has maintained the fragile balance between crass and class when it came to item numbers.

Right from 'Chaiya Chaiya' to 'Munni Badnaam hui' - she has maintained the fragile balance between crass and class when it came to item numbers.

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Though in 'Dabbang' she is supposed to be a item girl in a small town - as 'Munni' Malaika  still makes 'Munni' look fantastic.

Though in 'Dabbang' she is supposed to be a item girl in a small town - as 'Munni' Malaika still makes 'Munni' look fantastic.