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Film icons bring star power to India’s monumental election

On a humid evening in India's south, drummers and dancers heave to Kamal Haasan's blockbuster hits, whipping a huge crowd into ecstasy just as...

House of Khan: Pakistani finds fame as ‘Game of Thrones’ doppelganger

Pakistani waiter Rozi Khan had never heard of the Game of Thrones -- or its hugely popular character Tyrion Lannister -- until his striking...

Bollywood filmmaker to launch Modi movie around India elections

A Bollywood biopic on Narendra Modi's rise from humble beginnings to Indian prime minister is to hit cinemas next month, its director said Friday,...

Aamir Khan to star in Bollywood ‘Forrest Gump’ remake

Bollywood megastar Aamir Khan announced on Thursday that he is to star in an official Hindi-language remake of hit American movie "Forrest Gump". Khan will...

Mughal-e-Azam: A-Z of a Bollywood Epic

By Asjad Nazir Legendary epic Mughal-e-Azam (1960) continues to power on nearly 60 years after it was released with a lavish musical based on the...

VIDYA BALAN: TURNING BOLLYWOOD’S TIDE

By Asjad Nazir Lioness Vidya Balan dragged the Bollywood leading lady out of the eye-candy comfort zone with a series of rip-roaring performances that helped...

The Kapoor family dynasty: An A-Z

By Asjad Nazir THE Kapoor family is now into its fourth generation of entertaining Bollywood audiences. The torch was lit by pioneer Prithviraj Kapoor in the silent era...