A Bollywood film’s song about Beyoncé has earned the ire of many online for its racist and sexist lyrics.
Netizens are calling out Vogue India for its blatant nepotism after it officially announced actor Shahrukh Khan’s 18-year-old daughter, Suhana Khan, as the cover girl for the magazine’s August issue.
Meet #SuhanaKhan, the new girl on the block, our August 2018 cover star. Photographed by: Errikos Andreou (@errikosandreouphoto). Styled by Anaita Shroff Adajania (@anaitashroffadajania). Hair: Yianni Tsapatori (@yiannitsapatori). Make-up: Namrata Soni (@namratasoni)
“Scared Games,” Netflix’s first-ever original series from India, has drawn positive reviews from critics since it’s release just last week.
Based off of a best-selling crime thriller novel of the same name by Vikram Chandra, “Sacred Games” has scored 91% on Rotten Tomatoes.
Salman Khan, regarded as one of Bollywood’s biggest stars, has received a five-year jail sentence for poaching an endangered antelope two decades ago.
The 52-year-old actor was in court in the western city of Jodhpur, India, for the ruling on Thursday. He was later transferred to a local prison after the verdict was released, and authorities believe that he’ll likely be freed on bail within a few days, The Washington Post reported.
Indian actor Shahid Kapoor was named the “Sexiest Asian Man” of the year by British newspaper Eastern Eye.
Kapoor, 36, dethroned One Direction’s Zayn Malik, who held the title for the last two years.
Last week, the trailer for Academy Award winning actress Brie Larson’s new movie, “Basmati Blues”, was released, prompting a collective groan from netizens everywhere.
The movie follows Larson’s character, a bright, bubbly scientist who travels to India to sell the masses on her company’s genetically modified rice. The trailer features a glimpse of several tropes, including Larson not being able to handle spicy food and the locals taking advantage of her naiveté.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra has been ridiculed on Twitter for suggesting that schoolchildren should read George Orwell’s “Animal Farm” to learn to take care of animals.
The 41-year-old Bollywood star, who thought the book was about animal welfare, uploaded a photo on Instagram, saying that she doesn’t need to explain herself to anyone.