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Sunny Leone has her hands full with not only her new makeup line but three kids! The actress surprised the world this week with a post announcing the birth of her twin sons Asher and Noah Singh Weber.Check out this adorable family shot with the newborn twins, big sister...
Neha Kapil is a one-woman creative genius who is a visual artist, fashion designer, and beauty vlogger. But really, she's beyond those labels in how she approaches desi pop culture in particular. She's unmatched in her refreshing quirkiness in a sea of cookie-cutter bloggers.She's so inspirational in fact that after going through...
Netflix is flexing their reach by creating original content for their Indian audience. Starting with their first original film, “Love Per Square Foot,” which released on Valentine’s day, the streaming site is moving on to launching seven original shows. The shows will debut exclusively on Netflix and be available...
Australian actress and trained dancer Pallavi Sharda has been cast as a regular on CBS's newest drama pilot, "Murder." The show will co-star Luna Lauren Velez, Michael Chiklis, and Teyonah Parris.And then this happened.. I’m so thrilled to be included as part of this stellar cast for this wonderfully...
Actress Mouzam Makkar has bagged another role on a major television network. After taking on a supporting role in Mindy Kaling’s latest project, “Champions” on NBC, the lovely actress has been cast as a regular for ABC’s pilot for “The Fix.”Just wrapped season 1 of #Champions!!! This was a...
Indian-American actress Janina Gavankar has bagged the role of a regular on Fox’s newest comedy pilot. The show co-stars Efin Foster and Don Johnson. Foster along with “New Girl” creator Liz Meriwether, 20th Century Fox and 3 Arts Entertainment are the minds behind this new show.(Link to article in...
Parveen Kaur of "Beyond" and "Saving Hope" fame has been cast in the pilot of NBC's "Manifest." The new show is about a missing plane, the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.In "Manifest" the missing plane and its passengers completely disappear from radar. The plane was untraceable and it was assumed...
Netflix dropped its first Hindi original film this past Valentine’s day. “Love Per Square Foot” is a Ronnie Screwvala production, directed by the man behind the web series “Bang Baaja Baraat,” Anand Tiwari.The film stars Vicky Kaushal, who starred in the hit film “Masaan,” and Angira Dhar of “Bang Baaja...
Hollywood's love affair with the depiction of South Asians is very one-sided. It's always about Taj Mahal, samosa, and colorful Bollywood songs. Don't get me wrong; all of those are extremely important to our culture. However, mainstream Western media often chooses to revel only in those sides of us...
South Asian representation at last night’s Academy Awards was shouldered almost entirely by Kumail Nanjiani. The actor attended the ceremony with his talented wife, Emily V. Gordon. The duo was nominated for Best Original Screenplay for their movie “The Big Sick.”On our way to an Oscar viewing party....