Entertainment

"Sleepy Hollow" actress Janina Gavankar is joining the big leagues. The Indian-American actress will star in Gavin O'Connor-directed "Torrance." She will star opposite Ben Affleck in this gritty, emotional drama.In "Torrance," Affleck plays a former basketball star who lost his career to drug addiction and is facing an emotional...
Doctors in India say they are beginning to see patients seeking treatment for what they are calling ‘Netflix addiction.’CNN reports that a 26-year-old man from Bangalore recently checked himself into an addiction center after stating that he felt what the network called an “obsessive need” to watch Netflix. He...
For this week's Throwback Thursday, we're getting ready for Halloween by revisiting Netflix's 2017 original series "Slasher." The second season dropped on the streaming platform on October 17, 2017 and starred Indo-Guyanese-Canadian actress Melinda Shankar.Originally a Canadian show, "Slasher" was cancelled in 2016 after one season and was revived for a second season...
A year after his popular track "President Roley," singer Imran Khan releases "Knightridah."The Punjabi artist from the Netherlands is back with his signature blend of Punjabi hip-hop, house, Dancehall, and R&B. The title of the track is a nod to his famous track "Amplifiya" where he says "I'm a...
Actress Tanushree Dutta ignited the #MeToo movement in India, one that is barreling through the various industries as more and more women come out daily with stories of sexual harassment.In fact, a few leading male stars have also spoken out, calling out their harassers and discussing the Indian film industry's...
Indo-British singer and urban desi music legend Juggy D experiments with the different side of his music by stepping onto the Punjabi hip-hop scene. He is teaming up with producer Rishi Rich for his latest single "Get Down."This is the first time the duo have reunited since they released...
Halloween is approaching, which means that it’s time to start planning your scary movie nights accordingly. In spirit of the season, we’ve narrowed down some of the best horror films Indian cinema has to offer that are available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.  1. "Pari: Not a Fairy Tale" Starring: Anushka Sharma,...
Halloween is approaching, which means that it's time to start planning your scary movie nights accordingly. In spirit of the season, we've narrowed down some of the best horror films Indian cinema Netflix has to offer. 1) "Ghoul" Starring: Radhika Apte, Manav Kaul, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee, S.M. Zaheerhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zg0N4L4mwFk&t=24sNetflix's first Indian original horror offering, "Ghoul"...
Just how much has Muslim representation changed in Hollywood over the last century? A new report attempts to answer that question in great detail.In "Haqq & Hollywood: Illuminating 100 years of Muslim Tropes and How to Transform Them," journalist and scholar Maytha Alhassen details the limited presence of Muslim characters...
Actor and comedian Nik Dodani, who currently stars in the "Murphy Brown" revival on CBS, is writing the script based on Rakesh Satyal's 2009 award-winning debut novel "Blue Boy," according to a Variety report."Blue Boy" is a coming-of-age story focusing on gay Indian-American teenager Kiran Sharma. Even as a young boy, Kiran knows...