NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Konkona Sen Sharma has been selected as the winner in the categories of “Best Director” and “Best Actress” at the New York Indian Film Festival. The 37-year-old Sharma won the best actress award for her performance in Alankrita Srivastava’s Lipstick Under My Burkha, while she was awarded the best director for her directorial debut, A ..
MUMBAI (Diya TV) — Veteran Bollywood sensation Vinod Khanna passed on Thursday at the age of 70, according to a hospital statement. Khanna died of advanced bladder cancer on Thursday morning, said Tushar Pania, from the HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre in Mumbai. Khanna, who was dubbed Bollywood’s “original heartthrob,” had reportedly been battling the ..
NEW YORK (Diya TV) — The countdown to India’s biggest, most extravagant and spectacular global celebration of cinema has begun, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) announced Wednesday that New York City will play host to the organization’s 18th edition of the IIFA Weekend and Awards festival. The festival, one of the world’s most renowned and ..
LOS ANGELES (Diya TV) — Now in it’s 15th year, the Indian Films Festival of Los Angeles is scheduled to kick off tonight with the premiere of “Lipstick Under My Burkha.” Widely recognized as the premiere showcase of groundbreaking Indian cinema globally, this year’s rendition of the festival will take place from April 5-9, and will be held at Regal L.A. ..
NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Priyanka Chopra went on Jimmy Fallon’s Show and got a little homesick. Not for long, because the Fallon crew arranged for some Thandai and some colors for the two play Holi on national television. Priyanka as always being the ambassador for some things Indian, has brought attention to the Indian Film Industry and now ..
MUMBAI (Diya TV) — Badrinath Ki Dulhania, a desi-pan with a little “hatke” defines the film. Directed and written by Shashank Khaitan, the film is a love franchise produced by Dharma Productions. The movie pretty much looks like a sequel of Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania with same star cast with Varun & Alia have masochistic U.P. style ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Jolly LLB, a 2013 Hindi Courtroom Comedy-drama made a huge success at the box-office directed by Subhash Kapoor. And this 2016 spring we are going to have another tastefulness by this director who is coming up with Jolly LLB 2 starring the award winning Akshay Kumar which is all set ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — The People’s Choice Award winner, ‘Quantico’ star ‘Baywatch’ babe Priyanka Chopra is set to appear on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ tonight. This will be PC’s first appearance on Colbert after appearing on other late night shows hosted by ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel & NBC’s Jimmy Fallon. Tonight’s episode will also ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Maestro Zakir Hussain was honored with a lifetime achievement award from SFJazz for his historic and groundbreaking contributions to the music community, the award was presented to him by former Grateful Dead drummer, Mickey Hart. SFJazz was founded in 1983, and is regarded as one of the world’s leading cultural ..
LOS ANGELES (Diya TV) — Priyanka Chopra has done it again! She’s won the Peoples Choice Award last night or her role as Alex Parrish in ABC’s Quantico. Dressed in a blush two piece ensemble with an asymmetrical crop top with a matching fringe skirt, Priyanka swirled her way to a second PCA. Here’s Priyanka walking down ..
LOS ANGELES (Diya TV) — Bollywood’s leading lady Deepika Padukone will appear on Ellen DeGeneres show today to promote her Hollywood debut with the upcoming release of XXX: Return of Xander Cage. Former Miss World turned Bollywood leading lady, Aishwarya Rai led the way with the Pink Panther, next Frieda Pinto with Slumdog Millionaire and then Priyanka Chopra with everything ..
MUMBAI (Diya TV) — Karan Johar’s recent release of ‘An Unsuitable Boy’ is among the most anticipated celebrity books in the Indian market. This filmmaker has never been hesitant about disclosing his thoughts or his relationships with fellow contemporaries in the entertainment industry. Revealing a spat with daughter of the legendary Kapoor family, Kareena Kapoor in ..
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Diya TV) — The Sacramento Kings hosted their fourth annual Bollywood Night as they took on the Golden State Warriors. With the NBA eying further global expansion, all eyes were focused on California’s capitol city Sunday night as the Sacramento Kings, facing off against Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors, hosted the ..
MUMBAI (Diya TV) — The sizzling Bollywood leading lady starring opposite the fast and furious Vin Diesel in XXX: Return of Xander Cage has been making news all around! Soon after their promotional trips to Mexico and London, Vin Diesel and Deepika Padukone were spotted in Mumbai on Thursday to continue their promotions for the upcoming ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Bollywood Superstar Deepika Padukone is scheduled to makes rounds on America’s hit talks shows coming next week. The leading lady of India’s cinema scape, Padukone is known to be one of the highest paid actresses in Bollywood. She is not the only one making strides on this side of the Pacific. While ..
SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — In a bid to corner the streaming-video market in India, Netflix have inked a deal with Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, and his Red Chillies Entertainment production company. The agreement grants Netflix global streaming rights to the films in Red Chillies’ library, as well as any new movies from the ..