The festival of lights, Diwali is here. While the whole India is in the festive mood… how can Bollywood celebrities be out of the festive element!


Every year, there are lots of parties happening in the dream city of Mumbai on the occassion of Diwali… but this time it’s different. For the first time, the next king of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar will be throwing a grand bash which will surely make others look small. The party will have a guest list more glamorous than ever.

The hosts will be Akshay and his wife Twinkle Khanna and the party will be held in their Juhu residence.

They have got a long list of guests that includes, Vipul Shah, Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Sajid Nadiadwala, Sajid Khan, Rani Mukerjee and Katrina Kaif, the Bachchans and the other Khans are also being invited. The Chopras, Pamela and Aditya Chopra have also been invited along with Karan and Hiroo Johar and Farah Khan and Shirish Kunder. David Dhawan, Anil Kapoor, Anees Bazmee are in the guest list.

While, the Bachchan family is sure to attend the bash, Shah Rukh will be missing as he’s going to Delhi to celebrate with the family of his wife Gauri Khan.

Meanwhile, there are others who’ll be celebrating the festival in their own style.

“I have been on the move for quite some time now and Diwali is the time when I want to be with all my family members. It will be a quiet Diwali with family and friends and I will be sending out gifts to my close family members,” says Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi star Chitrangada Singh.

“I will be celebrating the festival with my three-year-old daughter. It will be more like introducing the festival to her so I am like really excited about it,”actor Sharman Joshi said.

Bigg Boss fame Payal Rohatgi is also set to host a party at her residence.

“This is going to be one big get- together with my near and dear ones and this time I am going to excuse myself from my diet regime and indulge in all the sinful sweets,” said Payal.

Check out a video of Bollywood Diwali dance below.

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