Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

‘DI Ray shows what is possible’

  THE significance of DI Ray on ITV was that such a crime drama, with an Asian actress in the lead role, has been made at all...

‘Ayesha Singh is a perfect role model for the present generation’

  A STUNNING turn as Sai Joshi in Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin has turned Ayesha Singh into one of the most popular stars on Indian television. She...

Vijay: Why film fans love the Tamil box-office boss Beast

  ACTING powerhouse Vijay once again showed that he is a box office boss with the success of his new film Beast. The Indian cinema superstar, affectionately...

Kannada hit KGF: Chapter 2 drops a bomb on Bollywood

  DIRECTOR Ram Gopal Varma summed up the success of April’s big blockbuster release KGF: Chapter 2 perfectly when he said that it isn’t just a gangster...

Ajith Kumar: Leader of the pack

  ACTOR Ajith Kumar is one of the biggest names in Indian cinema and carved out an impressive career that has included countless blockbuster hits...

Hania Aamir: ‘Talking about a taboo subject is not wrong’

  SHE may be one of Pakistan’s most popular actresses, but Hania Aamir is super selective about the work she takes on and this has...

The Top 10 Dev Patel moments

  ACTOR Dev Patel turns a year older on April 23 and celebrates his 32nd birthday. Despite being relatively young, the internationally acclaimed star has...

Satyajit Ray season at BFI will show all his 38 movies

  SATYAJIT RAY was one of India’s greatest film directors and also very highly regarded in the history of world cinema – ironically, however, his...

30 facts to celebrate 30 years of Bollywood movie Khuda Gawah

  BOLLYWOOD film Khuda Gawah celebrates its 30th anniversary this week. The story of a fearless Afghan tribal leader, who gets trapped in an Indian jail after trying...

Ram Charan: The history making star

  MASSIVELY popular movie star Ram Charan has had some remarkable landmarks in his distinguished career. Perhaps the biggest so far has been his recently released...