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Bollywood Movies

The Writing Life: Aspiring To Be An Actor, Aspiring To Be A Star

Pranay Gupte | Posted 08.06.2016 | Arts
Pranay Gupte

Anyone who's grown up in India would be familiar with the diverse religions and their rituals that permeate the environment. Writers and actors tend to be particularly tuned in to the cultural zeitgeist.

In Praise of Bollywood on Netflix

Rick Rosner | Posted 04.30.2015 | Entertainment
Rick Rosner

Let me suggest trying some of Netflix's selection of Bollywood movies. I've recently watched a bunch of these, and at the very least, they're more compelling than some Nicholas Cage-paying-off-his-debt-to-the-IRS medieval action flick.

Hindustani Dabkeh

Mohammed Fairouz | Posted 08.24.2013 | Arts
Mohammed Fairouz

With Shakti, I watched videos of her dance and I felt increasingly connected to this girl. She was a little less than a month older than me, we were both born in 1985 in vastly different parts of the world and here she had traveled thousands of miles to create something with me.

Bollywood Star Receives Legal Threats After Kiss

Posted 12.06.2012 | Entertainment

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Bollywood actress and "the most beautiful woman in the world," told Sir David Frost that she received "legal threats" after ki...

Shakira Eyes Starring Role In Bollywood Film

Posted 02.06.2012 | Latino Voices

After all the hip shaking and belly dancing, it only makes sense that Shakira is now considering Bollywood. According to reports by The Daily Rec...

Blogging in Bombay: Miss Malini Builds a Business

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 03.12.2012 | Home
Marissa Bronfman

Malini Agarwal is India's most famous blogger; an independent, effervescent young woman who has turned a hobby into a business, desire into reality and a whole lot of passion into an enormously successful brand.

The Sky's the Limit for Bollywood Boulevard's Veronica Chail

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 11.02.2011 | Media
Marissa Bronfman

In a very short time spent with this media maven it was clear to me that there's absolutely no stopping her -- the sky's the limit -- and after reading the interview below I'm sure you'll feel the same.

2011 International Indian Film Academy Awards Will Bring Bollywood's Glitz and Glamour to Toronto

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Bronfman

Canada may currently be in a deep freeze but come June, Toronto's temperatures will surely be soaring with the hottest stars from India gallivanting around town.

Bollywood Star Aamir Khan Premieres His New Film Dhobi Ghat at TIFF

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Bronfman

There were no choreographed dance sequences, no lip-synched songs, so while Dhobi Ghat (Mumbai Diaries) may not have been a typical Bollywood blockbuster, it is paving the way for a new era in Indian cinema.

'Dunno Y . . . Na Jaane Kyun' To Give Bollywood Its First Gay Kiss

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

India may confront one of its longest held taboos this year, as the film "Dunno Y ... Na Jaane Kyun" threatens to present Bollywood with its first gay...

Bollywood Attracts Actors From Around The World

Indipepal | Deepika Hariani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INDIPEPAL I Deepika Hariani Bollywood movies are taking on a distinctly international flavor, especially when it comes to their female actors. A bevy...

Bollywood Heroes Become A Little More Human

Indipepal | Mansi Poddar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Mansi Poddar From determined farmer to disco dancer, angry young man to romantic lover, the Bollywood hero has had many avatars, but in each, he h...

Bollywood Stars Compete With Hollywood For The Big Earnings

Indipepal | Prashant Agrawal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Forbes annually publishes its top celebrities list based on earnings and visibility. Top Hollywood earners make more than $100 million dollars annua...

Hollywood Meets Bollywood

Indepepal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With big ticket stars like Sly Stallone and Denise Richards appearing in Bollywood movies, Hollywood seems to be looking east. First, there was curio...