Netflix love story marries Nollywood and Bollywood
It's not just boy meets girl but also Bollywood meets Nollywood in a film released by Netflix on Valentine's Day, and created by an Indian-Nigerian restaurateur.
After catastrophic year, Bollywood hopes for a 2021 comeback
With its dance numbers and peppy songs, Bollywood movies offer millions an escape from the drudgery of daily life, but deaths, drugs scandals and deserted cinemas have left India's film industry desperate for a happier plotline in the new year.
Top 10 Nollywood Movies on Netflix
Since 2015, when Kunle Afolayan’s October 1st was onboarded to Netflix, more and more Nigerian films have made their way to the platform. This has become more frequent in recent months. And also, during this pandemic period, one of the things that have kept Millions sane over time is streaming giant – Netflix. So we bring to you the top 10 Nollywood films on Netflix.
Fans pray as coronavirus strikes Bollywood families
Indians fans held Hindu prayer rituals on Sunday after Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and members of his family tested positive for COVID-19.
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan announces testing positive for COVID-19
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, 77, announces on to his 43 million Twitter followers that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Eniola Badmus slammed for ‘giveaway fee’, Pres. Buhari’s lockdown ease stirs controversy and more
Violet Johnson returns this week with the top four stories that made our week:
How to make it in Bollywood, or die trying
It took a minute for Malhaar Rathod, then an aspiring teenage actress, to realise what the 65-year-old Indian film producer was asking her to do -- and to make the decision to walk away. Her experience with what is euphemistically known as Bollywood's "casting couch" culture underlines the challenges facing anyone seeking to break into India's massive, insiders-only film industry.
Sexual harassment - #MeToo takes off in India
The #MeToo movement is beginning to take off in India. Women in Bollywood and other industries are naming and shaming men they say have sexually assaulted them in the workplace. Deutsche Welle has spoken to actor Tanushree Dutta and other activists.
Bollywood actors promote upcoming action-thriller in Mumbai
Star cast of upcoming Bollywood action-thriller, 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3' (The Husband, The Wife and The Gangster 3), on Thursday (July 20) promoted their film in India's showbiz capital Mumbai.
Bollywood star Khan gets bail after serving two days in jail for poaching
Bollywood star Salman Khan, jailed on Thursday for five years for poaching, was granted bail by an Indian court on Saturday in a case being followed by tens of millions of fans and a movie industry that banks heavily on his popularity.