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Hollywood's 20th Century Fox is suing Bollywood's BR Films over what it has described as an unauthorized remake of its 1992 big-screen comedy My Cousin Vinny. The BBC said Fox is suing the Indian company for $1.42 million in Mumbai's High Court, claiming the dialogue and story for Banda Yeh Bindaas
LOS ANGELES, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulu Watumull and Mukesh Assomull today announced they have partnered with American Empire Media Group of Los Angeles, California to kick off the new Bollywood Indian television game show "Bollywood Squares." The partnership will release details for the game show for the 2010-2011 season, at an event to be held in Mumbai, India, September 25, 2009.
NEW YORK, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Saavn (www.saavn.com), the largest digital distributor of Bollywood entertainment, announced today that Rishi Malhotra has been appointed president and COO of Saavn, and partner in MEDIA.
Slumdog Millionaire co-star Anil Kapoor has signed on for a role on the U.S.
A group of Bollywood film producers says it plans to go on strike after failing to reach a profit-sharing deal with Indian multiplex owners. The Press Trust of India said the film producers are to go on strike Saturday for an indefinite amount of time.
LOS ANGELES, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-five-year-old Indian cinema sensation and former Miss World, Priyanka Chopra, will receive the Nielsen Box Office Award. The award, which is given for outstanding contribution to Asian film, will be presented to Ms.
India's movie industry is poised to take advantage of the success of Slumdog Millionaire and expand globally, experts say.
The Mumbai-set movie Slumdog Millionaire, which won four Golden Globes and has been nominated for 10 Oscars, had its Indian premiere Thursday night. The BBC said the movie -- directed by British filmmaker Danny Boyle on a budget of just under $10 million -- will be getting as wide a release in India as a major Bollywood film would.
Indiaâ€™s slow-growing animation and gaming industry could hit 1.3 billion this year with the help of the countryâ€™s first 3D videogame, inspired by a hit Bollywood thriller about a man with short-term amnesia.
Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan is criticizing the celebrated film Slumdog Millionaire for depicting India as a Third World, dirty underbelly, the BBC said. Directed by British filmmaker Danny Boyle, the movie was the big winner at the Golden Globes in Los Angeles Sunday night.
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