President Obama's historic victory continues to have ripple effects around the world. The latest is Tamil thesp Rajnikanth starrer "Arasan the Don."
Forget the recession. Ten years after bowing in the U.S., Indian network Zee TV is expanding its American footprint with local and regional-language programming, moving its HQ from Dallas to New York…
Upstart Indian shingle UTV pictures is out to prove it can push boundaries in India while breaking ground overseas as well. The Mumbai-based studio produces a range of successful pics, some through a…
At the IFC post-Spirits bash Saturday guests crowded into Santa Monica's Shutters on the Beach and discussed Mickey Rourke's acceptance speech and Steve Coogan's emceeing along with the inevitable…
The Indian entertainment industry's Frames-Ficci confab in Mumbai was shaken up by news Kunal Dasgupta has ankled as CEO of Sony Pictures Television Intl.'s India unit.
The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in downtown L.A. once again welcomes its annual salute to costumes in film. The colorful exhibit includes everything from Oscar-nommed outfits, to…
Tamil comedian Nagesh, known as the Indian Jerry Lewis, died Jan. 31 in the south Indian city of Chennai. He was 76.
"Poppy Shakespeare" won the Panavision Spirit Award at the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival on Sunday. Pic about the friendship between two patients at a mental hospital was directed by Benjamin…
"Slumdog Millionaire" maybe winning laurels from many quarters and inspiring Indians everywhere, but don't count Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan among the pic's fans.
The economy may not be rebounding just yet, but the kudos scene sure is.
Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" added another kudo to its list of honors on Sunday as it was named one of the year's eight "Moments of Significance" by the AFI.