Bollywood director Ashutosh Gowarikar has been tapped to direct the English-language biopic "Buddha" from a script by David S. Ward ("Sleepless in Seattle").
The red clown noses were out in full force at BAFTA/LA's second British Comedy Festival kudofest Friday, emceed by Sharon Osbourne.
Bollywood distrib Saavn has teamed up with Hulu to stream pics online, including "Sarkar," one of many Indian adaptations of "The Godfather."
Talks between Bollywood producers and multiplex owners in India over sharing box office revenues broke off Tuesday without reaching a settlement.
UTV Motion Pictures is venturing into Hollywood with helmer John Inwood's "ExTerminators," a Heather Graham starrer that preemed at March's SXSW fest in Austin, Texas.
Nina Paley's "Sita Sings the Blues" took the grand jury prize for narrative feature at the seventh annual Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles while Nandita Das' helming debut "Firaaq" got an…
Bollywood director Shakti Samanta, who helmed such hits as "Aradhana," "Kati patang," and "Howrah Bridge" died April 9 following a short illness in Mumbai.
As Bollywood moves to copy Western biz practices, producers are trying to get a larger slice of the box office pie from exhibs. Producers in India started playing hardball April 3, withholding new…
Bollywood producers used to "borrowing" from foreign films are being put on notice by Warner Bros. The studio ran an ad in local newspapers last week warning anyone looking to remake "The Curious…
By many standards, the 2008 inaugural season of Indian Premier League cricket was a smashing success: boffo ratings for 59 matches, many aired in primetime on Sony's SET Max, bringing in advertising…
Bollywood's not been having a great year, with fewer pics drawing auds at the multiplex -- and now exhibs and producers are at loggerheads over payments.