Croatian Girl will be Bollywood Star
Added: (Wed Jun 14 2006)
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Bollywood Legend Dev Anand is coming to Croatia on June 16, 2006 to select a Croatian beauty to act in his next film. He will also select some Croatian locations for shooting. Mr. Niko Bulic, President, Croatian National Tourist Board and H. E. Mr. Dino Debeljuh, Croatian ambassador to India had met Mr. Dev Anand last month and convinced him to come and experience the wonders of Croatia.
“More experience can help you appreciate the beauty better”, said the youthful, lively and the most experienced Indian filmmaker of today, Mr. Dev Anand, while describing his feelings on seeing the beauty of Croatia through photographs. Calling Croatia the “Nature’s favorite abode”, he shared his enthusiasm about his six day visit to Croatia starting on 16 th of June. Croatia is the land of “the beautiful nature and the naturally beautiful”, he said smiling, referring to the beautiful Croatian gals. The world may soon see a Croatia actress in an Indian movie, he hinted. He mentioned that he is very interested in finalizing some locations for shooting of his next movie in Croatia. When asked about his forthcoming movies, he revealed that he has finished the scripts of two movies, one of which is based on the behind-the-curtain machinations in the international beauty contests. This movie will need many European actresses, said his son and fellow producer, Mr. Suneil Anand. Mr. Niko Bulic, President, Croatian National Tourist Board and H. E. Mr. Dino Debeljuh, Croatian ambassador to India had met Mr. Dev Anand last month and introduced him to the wonders of Croatia. “They charmed the charmer”, said Mr. Dev Anand while praising their efforts to promote their country. “I am going to Croatia because of both of them only”, he said.
Mr. Niko Bulic has been the leading force behind this initiative and he had met Mr. Dev Anand personally to persuade him to visit Croatia. He had also showed him the enchanting videos and photographs of Croatian locations which got Mr. Anand very interested. H. E. Mr. Dino Debeljuh, Croatian ambassador to India went to Mumbai, which is 1408 km from New Delhi, just to meet Mr. Anand.
Mr. Dev Anand is one of the leading lights of Indian Bollywood film industry. An institution in himself, he has won all the major film awards. Energetic and creative at the age of 83, he stands tallest among the very talented Indian film fraternity. His quest for excellence is now taking him to Croatia, where he hopes to find some virgin and beautiful locations for shooting his new movie. Accompanied by his son, Mr. Suneil Anand, his Chief Assistant Director, Mr. Mohan Ramgopal Churiwala and Mr. Naveen Sharma, Author of an E-book on Croatia and General Secretary of “Croatia Calling Project”, Mr. Dev Anand is going to Croatia for the first time.
“Croatia has been calling me again and again”, he quipped while speaking about his many meetings with Mr. Naveen Sharma, Author of an E-book on Croatia and General Secretary of “Croatia Calling Project”. He will also start his own company in Croatia, which will be managed by his son, Mr. Suneil Anand. This company may start a sound recording studio in Croatia. Mr. Dev Anand was earlier planning to set this up in Scotland, but now he has finalized Croatia. Mr. Dev Anand has a very big recording studio in Mumbai also.
“Celestial Joy, is the literal English translation of Dev Anand and Mr. Anand is a source of celestial joy and peace himself”, said the Croatian ambassador, H. E. Mr. Dino Debeljuh. We are very happy that Croatian-Indian relations will go many steps further with a single visit of this ambassador of love, he said. Lauding the efforts of Croatia Calling Project, the Croatian ambassador mentioned that this historic visit is taking place within seventy five days of the initiation of the first contact with Bollywood.
Please visit www.landsofopportunity.com/devanand.html for detailed schedule of the visit of Mr. Dev Anand to Croatia and daily updates. Please contact 0091-98100-98848 or 00385-91-7382127 or 00385-91-7327084 for more and latest information.
For more information on Mr. Dev Anand, please visit www.devanand.info.