When producer Rakesh Roshan and director Anurag Basu first met Barbara Mori for Kites story narration in Los Angeles, the actress just had inch long hair as she had gone completely bald for her role in a Spanish film. She had just completed shooting for her film Cosas Insignificantes (Insignificant Things) that spoke of the […]
The BBC Asian Network celebrates this year’s Vaisakhi Festival on Wednesday 14 April. Dedicating many of the network’s programmes to the festival, the celebrations climax with Gagan’s Vaisakhi Party from 5pm. The network kicks of its programming at 5am where Ravinder Singh Kundra will present a live version of Devotional Sounds. Featuring an interview with […]
This Friday, April 16th the eagerly awaited Paathshaala comes to theaters. The film stars Ayesha Takia, Nana Patekar, Shahid Kapoor and a school full of children. The film is set at a school and delves into the Indian education system and was directed by newcomer Milind Ukey. In an recent interview, Ukey revealed that working […]
Coming up on May 7th is YRF’s new slick film Badmaash Company. Living the life of champagne wishes and caviar dreams, the four friends (Shahid Kapoor, Meiyang Chang, Vir Das and Anushka Sharma) of Badmaash Company discover that to make a business successful you don’t need big money. All you need is a big idea! […]
Parmeet Sethi makes his directorial debut with Badmaash Company. Presented by Yash Raj Films, the movie stars Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Meiyang Chang and Vir Das. Music is by Pritam, with lyrics penned by Anvita Dutt.
Finally, Prince is here! The film, starring Vivek Oberoi, opens in theaters everywhere tomorrow and fans are clamoring to see the actor in the action hero avatar! We have got an exclusive behind the scenes video of the making of the film. Check it out as they talk action scenes, believable unbelievability and so much […]
Honeys Dance Academy (HDA), UK’s premiere Bollywood dance school, and Desitara.com, the world’s leading Talent Portal, announce the Bollywood Dance Championships 2010, a unique talent contest to launch the career of UK’s next superstar and dancer in the making. To celebrate the launch of the event where one contestant will win a once in a […]
One of the most eagerly anticipated films of this year is Anurag Basu’s Kites, starring Hrithik Roshan, Kangana Raunaut, and debutant Barbara Mori. Check out a few of the stills from the film. Looks like it will be an amazing love story!
Coming up soon is ace director Gurinder Chadha’s new film It’s A Wonderful Afterlife and boy does it have an all star international cast including the magnificent Shabana Azmi, the hunky Sendhil Ramamurthy and the wonderful newcomer Goldy Notay … plus a few zombies as well. Intriguing no? We think so! We have got your […]
Bollywood has some of the most difficult barriers, mostly built by its self enacted gatekeepers, in any industry in any part of the globe. Filmi families, old school thinking, star fascination despite incurring a loss of Rs 3500 crore in 2009, casting couch, irrational thought processes, etc, etc. The higher the barriers, the greater the […]
Making it a first of sorts, Studio 18 has pushed the envelope on emerging rights by licensing the Hotel VoD rights of five top TIFC films for China & Macau – Jab We Met, Welcome, Singh Is Kinng, Kidnap and Golmaal Returns. The globalisation of Bollywood and the enormous tourist traffic in China is expected […]
On 7-11 April, Southbank Centre launches ‘Alchemy’, a major new festival celebrating contemporary and traditional culture from India and BBC Asian Network is the official Radio Partner. The five day festival sees a full programme of music, dance, literature, food, debate and fashion and will take over all venues and spaces of Southbank Centre. The […]
After the worldwide musical successes of blockbuster soundtracks Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham, Kabhie Alvida Na Kehna, My Name is Khan etc. Sony Music Entertainment (India), India’s largest multinational and third largest music company, is proud to release the soundtrack of one of this year’s most highly anticipated international Indian motion pictures, It’s a Wonderful Afterlife, […]
Top musician of Hindi cinema, Sukhwinder Singh, has now joined the acting industry. He is playing the lead in the film Kuchh Kariye directed and produced by Jagbir Dahiya. It’s a social film dealing with certain contemporary and relevant issues. It’s a journey of a man meeting his destiny and coming to terms with his […]
Watch as Akshay, Riteish and Arjun groove to the cool tune ‘Dhaano’! The three along with three beauties Deepika Padukone, Jiah Khan and Lara Dutta are all part of the fun in Sajid Khan’s Housefull. Want more? You can see it when Housefull opens on April 30th!
Yash Raj Films’ next film, Badmaash Company, revolves around four friends (Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Meiyang Chang and Vir Das) who come up with elaborate plans to make big money by doing all the wrong things, the right way. The film is scheduled to release May 7 but in the meantime, you can catch the […]
Reliance Big Pictures and Rakesh Roshan’s highly anticipated film Kites unfolds yet another surprise! Kites marks the debut of actor Hrithik Roshan as a singer on the silver screen. To commemorate this, Reliance BIG Pictures launched the music of Kites on national television as a roadblock by airing Hrithik debut song ‘Kites in the Sky’, […]
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, the highest grossing YRF-Shahrukh Khan film till date which broke all previous box office records for Yash Raj Films, won the “Grand Prix of Peace Category” Trophy and a Grand Cash Prize at the celebrated Okinawa International Movie Festival which was staged from March 20-28 in Okinawa, Japan. Released worldwide […]
Check out this new, rocking, action-packed song promo of ‘Aa Bhi Ja Sanam’ (sung by Atif Aslam) for the upcoming Vivek Oberoi film Prince. Prince is a Tips Films production and is directed by Kumar Taurani with music by Sachin Gupta. Don’t forget to catch the dashing Prince Vivek Oberoi in theaters on April 9!
Kuchh KariyeReleasing on 23 April 2010 Synopsis: Kuchh Kariye is the story of Rishi (Sukhwinder Singh), a simple and honest musician in love with Alpna (Shriya), who is forced by the people of his city to leave his home town and move to Mumbai. Here he meets two other boys Javed Khan (Vikrum Kumar) and […]
In a turnaround of sorts, Rakhi Sawant and IshQ Bector have emerged victorious in their battle against the Censor Board. The jhagdes finally seem to have ended (hopefully) as the Board’s Revising Committee has lifted the ban on the word “kamine” in the duo’s controversial music video ‘Bhoot’ from the album Jhagde, which they produced […]