By Ritu Mediratta The Indian film industry’s top award show sailed into Tampa on April 26, 2014 with a pirate-themed opening musical number and celebrities ranging from “Slumdog Millionaire” star Anil Kapoor to John Travolta and Kevin Spacey. The show that is commonly compared to the Oscars was held in the United States for the […]
This month Cinema Asian America features a spotlight on Chinese American stories through a collection of award-winning documentary and narrative films, many not available to the public until now.
With New York City providing the backdrop for ‘24’s eighth season (Fox Monday 9pm), a lot of the diplomatic action is taking place at the United Nations where President Allison Taylor (Emmy winner Cherry Jones) and President Omar Hassan (Anil Kapoor) are trying to hammer out a peace agreement between the United States and the […]
Anil Kapoor, Bollywood star and now best known for playing game show host Prem Kumar in Slumdog Millionaire, will be joining the cast of ’24.’ The famed actor will be portraying a Middle Eastern leader who comes to American on a peace keeping mission, on season 8. Other series guest stars or regulars have included […]
Here’s today’s news: Chris Brown Still Nominated: Nickelodeon is standing by its man, Chris Brown. The network has refused to remove the embattled singer from the Kid’s Choice Awards, where he is nominated for favorite male singer and favorite song. He is competing for the latter award against Rihanna, whom he was accused of attacking […]