Top 5 Reasons You Need To Watch the Bollywood Award-Winner ‘Bajirao Mastani’

by Ritu Mediratta The International Indian Film Awards (IIFA) is one of India’s most talked about Bollywood award shows, and this year, on June 25, the 17th annual IIFA 2016 was held in Madrid, Spain. The period film “Bajirao Mastani“ took home the top honors with 13 wins, including Best Actor (Female) and Best Actor (Male) trophies for Deepika Padukone and […]

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Where’s the LGBT in the New Fall TV Season?

With the new fall TV season kicking off later this month, there’s a little of everything out there. But what about the LGBT content? While we don’t have a full-on gay-centric series this season like last season’s “The McCarthys” or “One Big Happy,” it may be a sign of the times that a number of […]

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XFINITY Asia’s Priyanka Chopra Collection in Honor of Her New ABC Show ‘Quantico’

Priyanka Chopra is making history as the first international Bollywood star to headline an American television show this fall with the ABC show “Quantico.“ She plays an FBI agent who is training at the academy in Quantico, Virginia. The show was created by Joshua Safran, who has previously worked on “Gossip Girl” and “Smash,” and the pilot […]

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Five Bollywood Stars Who Were International Beauty Queens

The Bollywood film industry is known for jaw-droppingly beautiful actresses, but did you know that some of India’s most famous onscreen faces are former international beauty pageant winners? As we anticipate this Sunday’s Miss Universe Pageant — hosted by Natalie Morales and Thomas Roberts with performances by Nick Jonas and Prince Royce — check out these five […]

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John Travolta Shakes His Leg with Bollywood’s Best Dancers, Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra at IIFA 2014 in Tampa

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 […]

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