Last Updated: March 01, 2015, 18:09 IST
Patralekha who has worked in a Bengali film 'Daker Shaaj', also makes her Bollywood debut this year.
Sharib plays a Bollywood struggler crazy about movies and stars. Nitin Kakkar's 'Filmistaan' was recently in news for its aarti called 'Jai Jai Katrina', which featured Sharib as the key singer.
Jackie Shroff's son Tiger makes his Bollywood debut in Sajid Nadiadwala's 'Heropanti'.
Armaan Jain, son of Raj Kapoor's daughter Reema Jain, will be seen in 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil'.
Produced by Saif Ali Khan, the film marks the directorial debut of Imtiaz Ali's brother Arif Ali and also launches the female lead Deeksha Seth.
Patralekha plays real-life beau Rajkummar Rao's wife from Rajasthani village in 'City Lights'. The film, an official adaptation of British film 'Metro Manila' revolves around the problems that rural-urban migration result in.
and MTV, and penned down anchor scripts for reality shows.
In one of his recent interviews, Sharib Hashmi stated that he was seen in small roles films, 'Haal-E-Dil' and 'Slumdog Millionaire'.
Following in the footsteps of his cousins Ranbir Kapoor, Kareena Kapooor and Karisma Kapoor, Armaan Jain is all set to make his Bollywood debut this year.
Also seen in 'Rebel', Deeksha Seth isn't new to the showbiz industry.
Deeksha made her Telugu debut in 'Vedam', and also featured in Tamil films like 'Wanted', 'Mirapakay', ;Nippu' and 'Uu Kodathara Ulikki Padathara'.
As news reports suggest, Armaan, has not only assisted filmmaker Karan Johar on 'Student Of The Year' but also attended workshops conducted by NK Sharma (Delhi) and joined Barry John's classes in Mumbai to hone his acting skills.
The story of 'Heropanti' is set in present India. The backdrop is filled with conflicts between modernity and deep-rooted archaic traditions.
New actress Kriti Sanon plays Tiger's love interest in the film.
"I was not keen on becoming an actor. I grew up on sports. Acting was not my first choice, but somewhere at the back of my mind there was this thought of films," Shroff had said in one of his interviews.
Patralekha, who comes from a middle-class Bengali family, was expected to follow in the footsteps of her father who is a Chartered Accountant by profession. The journey was really very difficult for me. Coming from a middle-class Bengali family, you are expected to study and do well in academics. My father is a CA and he wanted me to be like him, but my dreams were somewhat different," Patralekha said in one of her recent interviews. (PTI)
Born and brought up in Shillong, Patralekha shifted to Assam for high school studied before she made plans to come to Mumbai.
I shifted to Mumbai to complete my graduation. It was this city which made me realize what I was made for. I started going for workshops, joined acting classes and also started giving auditions," she said. (PTI)
Actor Sharib Hashmi makes his Bollywood debut with Nitin Kakkar's 'Filmistaan', which bagged the Best Hindi Film, at National Film Awards 2013 and is all set to release in this year.