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Ms. Kapoor (Sonam Kapoor) was at her stylish best. Abhishek Bachchan played ice-breaker, Bobby Deol looked a bit lost, Bipasha Basu, chirpy and Neil Nitin Mukesh was in a mood to sketch (watch the video). This was the Press conference scenario of the movie ‘Players’, an official Hindi re-make of the Hollywood flick, ‘The Italian Job’, where the cast and crew – Directors Abbas and Mustan Burmawalla  — jetted into Dubai to promote their latest movie.

The event was organized by Dream Advertising and was held at the Global Village Dubai. We were trying to understand the geographic choice by the organizers, but when we were told that there is an ‘activity’ outside and, ‘would you please proceed outdoors to witness an activity’ was re-iterated by them, we were beginning to understand why they picked Global Village. Turns out there was a stunt with two Mini Coopers as part of the promotional panorama.

After that, we headed back inside to attend the press conference. Snippets: