Bollywood's Holy Day Looks Abroad
Diwali, described variously as the Hindu New Year and the religion’s festival of lights, marks the end of a holy month bookended by two new moons and a slew of festivals in between—including the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. It also marks one of the biggest box office days on the planet, thanks to the rising popularity of Bollywood films.
Dismantling the Sexism of Bollywood
Bollywood, India’s prolific and culturally influential film industry, doesn’t have a stellar reputation for treating its women well. Films with substantial roles for women are few, male stars dominate the industry in terms of clout and compensation, and in far too many popular films, the camera focuses on the female actor’s body in ways that grate on the senses. There is even a UN-sponsored ...
Bollywood star Amy Jackson to star in brand new horror movie
Liverpool's Bollywood actress and model Amy Jackson has landed another lead role in a Tamil horror movie.
Food review: Bollywood Masala, Manchester
Emily Heward tries the restaurant named best in the north west at the English Curry Awards this week – with mixed results
Bang Bang Star Hrithik Roshan as Paris Hilton's New Love Interest?
Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan could be Paris Hilton's new love interest...in a movie, that is.
Zayn Malik set for bumper Bollywood deal
Zayn Malik is set for a bumper Bollywood contract following reports he is to be offered a deal that could see him receive £500,000 for a song.
One Direction star Zayn Malik being lined up for Bollywood blockbuster soundtrack
One Direction star Zayn Malik is being wooed by Bollywood bosses who want him on a blockbuster soundtrack. The 21-year-old hunk has been lined up to join the likes of Kylie and Snoop Dogg, who have swelled their fan base – and coffers – through the lucrative Asian movie scene.
Bollywood star to perform in Bolton
EXCITEMENT is mounting as fundraisers prepare to welcome a world famous Bollywood singer to Bolton.
Zayn Malik 'to be offered Bollywood role'
One Direction singer Zayn Malik is to be offered a Bollywood deal that could be worth as much as £500,000 for a song.
Bollywood or black tie ball raises £7,000 for Breakthrough Breast Cancer
With the theme of Bollywood or black tie with a dash of pink, the spectacular fundraiser took place at Shehnai in London Street