Category: Entertainment / Sports

SBS seeks Aussie ‘Bollywood Star’

By our reporter Melbourne: Inspired by the huge success and influence of Bollywood movies, SBS is bringing a taste of Bollywood to Australia with a brand new show, Bollywood Star. This four-part series, made for SBS by WTFN Entertainment (Bondi Vet, Keeping up with the Joneses), follows the search for […]

INTERVIEW with Vidya Balan – I have the thirst to do something new in movies: Vidya Balan

Interview with Bollywood star Vidya Balan, who recently created headlines in ‘No one Killed Jessica’. Within a few years of her feature debut Parineeta, she is now one of the most sought-after actresses in Bollywood. Some of her later movies were Lage Raho Munna Bhai,Guru,Ishqiya, Kismat Konnection, Hey Baby, Paa […]

Actress Nalini Jyawant is no more

By Melbourne News Bureau Nalini Jayawant, 84, yesteryears actress died of a heart attack in Mumbai on 24 December 2010. She lived in a small secluded bungalow in Mumbai’s Chembur suburb, for more than two decades. She was taken to a hospital in a municipal ambulance summoned by neighbours who […]

Diwali party starts in Melbourne

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne, 1 Nov.: The Diwali party has taken off in Melbourne. With two big Diwali fairs already over and a big funding boost announced by the Labour Party and the Liberals has been welcomed by the community. Indian and South Asian shops are gearing up with sweets […]

Sahara India in talks to acquire MGM: Hollywood Reporter

Indian conglomerate Sahara India Pariwar is in talks to acquire movie studio the Lion for more than $2 billion, according to an unnamed Wall Street Journal source. A report in the Hollywood reporter says. “Spyglass Entertainment co-toppers Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum have been in an extended review of MGM […]