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Indian American filmmaker announces Rs.1.5 bn budget movie

Indian American filmmaker announces Rs.1.5 bn budget movie

Thursday, June 04, 2009

Hyderabad, Nagendra Karri, an Indian American filmmaker whose debut film “Where Are You Sophia” was screened at the recently concluded Cannes Film festival, Wednesday announced his new Rs.150 crore (Rs.1.5 billion) venture “Mobster” to be shot in India. Karri plans
I'll do Tamil films if offered good script: Asin

I’ll do Tamil films if offered good script: Asin

Wednesday, June 03, 2009

Chennai, After the “Ghajini” success, southern actress Asin Thottumkal is concentrating on Bollywood films but says she won’t mind doing Tamil movies if she gets a challenging role to play. “I would start shooting on the same day when someone
Bhandarkar to make village-themed movie for Manoj Kumar

Bhandarkar to make village-themed movie for Manoj Kumar

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Mumbai, Acclaimed director Madhur Bhandarkar says he will make a realistic film based in an Indian village to fulfil his promise to yesteryears’ actor Manoj Kumar. “He always tells me to make a realistic movie set in the villages of
Dev Patel takes public transport to stay grounded

Dev Patel takes public transport to stay grounded

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

London, “Slumdog Millionaire” teenage star Dev Patel is so desperate to remain a “normal kid” that he still uses public transport in his native London. The 17-year-old is re-adjusting to superstardom after his big screen debut in the multi-Oscar winning
Australian varsity asks Bachchan to reconsider rejecting doctorate

Australian varsity asks Bachchan to reconsider rejecting doctorate

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

New Delhi, Australia’s Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has asked Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan to reconsider his decision to decline a honorary doctorate in the wake of a series of racist attacks on Indian students in that country. In a
I'm flattered Freida wants to work with me: Bhandarkar

I’m flattered Freida wants to work with me: Bhandarkar

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Mumbai, “Slumdog Millionaire” star Freida Pinto expressed a desire to work with Bollywood’s talented filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s film and the director says he is flattered and the he would “love to work with her”. It all started when Freida in
No true friendships in Bollywood: Subhash Ghai

No true friendships in Bollywood: Subhash Ghai

Monday, June 01, 2009

Mumbai, Producer-director Subhash Ghai, who has spent over three decades in Bollywood, says one doesn’t have true friends in the film industry as people stick to one another for only mutual interests. “I do not think we should try to
Are enough Bollywood films dealing with Indian sub-cultures?

Are enough Bollywood films dealing with Indian sub-cultures?

Monday, June 01, 2009

Mumbai, Historical epics, book adaptations, sci-fi thrillers and tragedies – Hindi cinema is churning out movies on multiple themes. But do many of them deal with the myriad sub-cultures of India? Filmmakers are divided in their response. Some blame audiences
Sanjay Dutt gets parents' name tattooed on chest

Sanjay Dutt gets parents’ name tattooed on chest

Monday, June 01, 2009

New Delhi, Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt is showing his undying love for his parents by getting their names tattooed on his chest. A source close to Sanjay revealed that the actor is in Goa and is getting his mother, Nargis’
Racist attacks in Australia a shame, says Aamir Khan

Racist attacks in Australia a shame, says Aamir Khan

Monday, June 01, 2009

New Delhi, Bollywood star Aamir Khan has called the attacks on Indians in Australia “a shame”, a couple of days after megastar Amitabh Bachchan turned down the offer of an honorary degree from an Australian university in the wake of