Indian pubcaster Doordarshan will launch two channels, one news and the other general entertainment, on U.K. satcaster BSkyB on April 16.
The U.S.-India Business Council will present an initiative against piracy Monday in Mumbai, India, when the Frames-Ficci conference kicks off.
Aishwarya Rai starrer "Provoked" will open will open the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles on April 17. Fifth edition will close April 17 with Berlin prize winner "Vanaja."
Good news for kudos fans: There were 50 --count 'em, 50 -- awards shows in February, at which 658 trophies were presented. In other words, an average of one award was handed out every hour, 24 hours…
India-based iDream Prods. has bought international rights to "Americanizing Shelley," a Bollywood-themed feature film from American Pride Films Group.
Diane Kruger will be emcee of the Cannes Film Festival, which celebrates its 60th anni in May.
WHAT: The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising's 15th annual exhibition on "The Art of Motion Picture Costume Design" Saturday in downtown L.A. Event featured nearly all the Oscar-nommed…
Bollywood film composer O.P. Nayyar died of cardiac arrest Saturday in Mumbai. He was 81. Known for toe-tapping numbers such as classic disco fave "Mera naam Chin Chin Choo" (My Name Is Chin Chin…
Deepa Mehta's "Water" will be released in the land of the helmer's birth several years after Hindu fundamentalists shut down production of the pic and threatened her.
Partly inspired by the success of Jorge Drexler's song from "The Motorcycle Diaries," three songs by Indian composer A.R. Rahman have been submitted to the Academy for consideration, including the…