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Hyphenated identity gets Mindy’s light touch


By Lauren Colwell “Never Have I Ever” is the new hit coming-of-age comedy series on Netflix, inspired by the childhood experiences of the show’s creator, Mindy Kaling. The show follows Devi (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan), a modern first-generation Indian-American high school student. Devi attempts to navigate usual teenage problems, such as dating, friendship, and “being cool”, all...

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Meet Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, Devi of Netflix’s ‘Never Have I Ever’


never have i ever Exclusive Interview By Neeru Saluja The Netflix teenager star who has won our hearts has ‘never ever’ acted on screen before. Meet Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, the 18-year-old Tamil Canadian girl who plays Devi in the latest teen romcom ‘Never Have I Ever’ that is topping the charts on Netflix. Co-created and loosely based off writer-actress...

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Eid special: Saif treats Kareena, Karisma with mutton biryani


Actresses Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karisma Kapoor had an "insane lunch" - mutton biryani, prepared by actor and best chef Saif Ali Khan. Karisma took to her Instagram stories, where she posted a picture of the biryani made by Saif on the occasion of Eid. On the image, Karisma wrote: "Chef Saifu bestt mutton biryani ever!!...

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Overwhelming to know my films are being remade in South: Ayushmann


Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who has established himself as the poster boy of content-driven entertainment in Bollywood, is happy that his work is being remade in the south. He says films have power to transcend language, culture and borders. Five of his hits have become the toast of the South film industry. "Andhadhun" is being remade...

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Rajkummar Rao, Prakash Raj join Sir David Attenborough


Rajkummar Rao, Prakash Raj and Rishab Shetty have given voice overs in different languages for the premiere of the documentary "Wild Karnataka" on June 5, which happens to be World Environment Day. The renowned English broadcaster and natural historian, Sir David Attenborough, narrates the English version while Rajkummar has voiced the Hindi version, with Prakash...

Anushka Sharma: I believe cinema and OTT will co-exist


Actress-producer Anushka Sharma is over the moon with the raving reviews her debut web production "Paatal Lok" has received. She doesn't just want to credit any particular thing and says it's everyone's victory together. "When we were making the show we weren't thinking of it to be the best show, we were just trying to...

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Venice Film Fest to keep September date despite pandemic


The coronavirus pandemic may have currently paralyzed the world, but the Venice Film Festival will go ahead as planned in September this year. Luca Zaia, governor of Veneto, said that the festival, due to take place from September 2 to 12, will be held as planned. The confirmation comes after the Venice Biennale, which oversees...

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Salman’s Chulbul Pandey in animated avatar


Superstar Salman Khan's popular film franchise, "Dabangg" is all set to get a run as an animated series. The series will chronicle the life and capers of supercop Chulbul Pandey (played by Salman Khan in the films), and will also feature the animated avatars of all popular characters of the franchise including Chhedi Singh (played...

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Big B-starrer ‘Jhund’ faces lawsuit seeking stay on release


Hyderabad: A lawsuit has been filed seeking a stay on the release of the upcoming Amitabh Bachchan-starrer "Jhund", which is scheduled for hearing on May 28. The film is directed by "Sairat" helmer Nagraj Manjule. The suit has been filed in the court of Additional District Judge Ranga Reddy at Miyapur, Telangana by Nandi Chinni...