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If Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ is Intended to be India’s ‘House of Cards,’ it Collapses Like One

In the same vein as politically charged Indian crime thrillers like “Paatal Lok,” “Sacred Games” and…

Freida Pinto to Play World War II Indian-American Spy Noor Inayat Khan in New Limited Series

Freida Pinto is all set to play World War II spy and princess Noor Inayat…

Sound of Silence: Riz Ahmed Excels in the Role of Punk Rock Drummer Gone Deaf

For a movie about a heavy metal drummer, “Sound of Metal” (Amazon Prime), Darius Marder’s directorial…

Actress Sandy Sidhu Literally Plays the Role of Her Immigrant Mother in NBC’s New Series ‘Nurses’

Indo-Canadian actress Sandy Sidhu stars in NBC’s new series “Nurses,” as Nazneen Khan, the whip-smart…

‘Clarice,’ Sequel to ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ Starring Kal Penn to Premiere on CBS Feb. 11

CBS has released the first full trailer of “Clarice,” the highly-anticipated sequel to “The Silence…

The Multifaceted Sheetal Sheth: How the Indian American Actress is Embracing Life After a Cancer Scare 

Sheetal Sheth is not letting cancer get in the way. Nearly two years after her…

Priya Darshini’s Debut Album ‘Periphery’ Explores the Meaning of Home Through Her Multicultural Identity

It’s been seven years since Priya Darshini moved to New York from Mumbai. In the…

‘Avengers’ for Kids: Priyanka Chopra Plays Boss Lady Gone Bad in Netflix’s ‘We Can Be Heroes’

Sitting down on a Sunday morning to watch a sci-fi kids movie with my girls,…

Although Bigger Than its Predecessor, ‘Coolie No. 1’ is a Pale Shadow of the Original

Veteran comedy director David Dhawan and producer Vashu Bhagnani’s, latest venture “Coolie No. 1,” a…

Pakistani American Ayad Akhtar’s Novel Among President Obama’s Favorite Books of 2020

Former President Barack Obama has picked Pakistani American author Ayad Akhtar’s “Homeland Elegies” among his…

Back to the Future Pandemic: Amazon’s ‘Unpaused’ is a Collage of Steeped-in-Reality Slice-of-life Tales

With Covid-19 being the leading star of this year, “Unpaused,” Amazon Prime Video’s latest release,…

A Free-Spirited Tomboy Breaks Social Boundaries and Learns About Cultures Off the Beaten Path in India

Here’s a travel documentary film unlike one you have seen before. It will remind you of the…