Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Neeraj Kabi, who worked with Irrfan Khan in the 2015 film "Talvar", says the late actor was the only one in contemporary Indian cinema who truly represented actors of the country in the global scene.

Rahul Bose: Message of a film shouldn't glorify hatred

Rahul Bose: Message of a film shouldn't glorify hatred

Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Bollywood actor Rahul Bose has been foraying the digital entertainment space with a couple of projects lately, and he says his parameter as an actor to give his nod to a story has not changed. For him, it is important that the story should have the essence of humanism and not the glorification of hatred.

'Hollywood': Bland and Beautiful (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 )

'Hollywood': Bland and Beautiful (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 )

"Hollywood" (Netflix series, seven episodes); Cast: David Corenswet, Darren Criss, Jeremy Pope, Laura Harrier, Samara Weaving, Jim Parsons; Created by: Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)

Old is gold for the quarantined couch potato!

Old is gold for the quarantined couch potato!

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The lockdown is turning out to be all about nostalgic TV for small screen lovers in India, with iconic shows including "Ramayan", "Mahabharat" and "Office Office" returning to entertain people. These old show are suddenly finding new audience, and the trend could just continue in the post-pandemic world as well.

'Upload': Quirky sci-fi with a twist of satire (IANS Review; Rating: * * * and 1/2 )

'Upload': Quirky sci-fi with a twist of satire (IANS Review; Rating: * * * and 1/2 )

"Upload" (Amazon Prime series); Cast: Robbie Amell, Andy Allo, Allegra Edwards; Created by: Greg Daniels; Rating: * * * and 1/2 (three and a half stars)

Mindy Kaling: Growing up, no one looked like me on TV

Mindy Kaling: Growing up, no one looked like me on TV

New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) For long, Mindy Kaling felt like an outsider in Hollywood due to constant reminders that she is different -- thanks to the stereotypical attitude towards her ethnicity and gender. The actress, who has Indian roots, is glad that things are changing, and says right representation matters a lot.

Evanescence lead vocalist Amy Lee: Strange not knowing when we can go back to work (IANS Exclusive)

Evanescence lead vocalist Amy Lee: Strange not knowing when we can go back to work (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Amy Lee, lead vocalist and co-founder of the popular American rock band Evanescence, is anxious about the uncertain future amid the coronavirus lockdown. She finds it "very strange not knowing when we can really see our friends again or go back to work". She is also having a tough time explain the altered reality to her son.

Irrfan Khan: A Struggler All Life (Column: B-Town)

Irrfan Khan: A Struggler All Life (Column: B-Town)

A story of struggle ended this week. Irrfan Khan's ailments got the better of his fighting spirit. But, this struggler went onto become a living legend and, in his death at such a young age (53) and at the peak of his acting career, the legend will live forever.