From 2005-2012, just 28% of Hollywood movies had a female first lead character while only 19% had a non-white first lead character.
If everyone in Hollywood – or any other industry – started renouncing peers for sexual misconduct, how many would be left standing?
‘Incredible India’ is easier said than done. It’s time the Modi government took concrete steps to harness and exploit our rich heritage.
It is no secret that the US state machinery has a vested interest in monitoring Hollywood’s output, but its say in the editing suite goes deeper than we think.
This week’s column reflects on the politics of the Oscars and the significance we attach to the politicised identities of entertainers and their statements.
Veteran actress Meryl Streep criticised the US president-elect for mocking a disabled reporter and warned that a free press would need to be defended.
From Bollywood to Hollywood, from independent to art films, the noted actor, known for his versatility, gave several acclaimed performances.
Global media systems cannot effectively contribute to social progress until opportunities not just for access, but also for active participation, are more widely shared.
As Hindu mythology’s influence spans from Hollywood superheroes to Indian cinema, questions of cultural adaptation and appropriation abound
Countries such as Malaysia are winning business at India’s expense, resulting in lost revenue, accolades, profits and taxes.