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Why global acclaim for Adarsh Gourav is so satisfying: Actor's rise goes against mechanisms of regular Bollywood
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Why global acclaim for Adarsh Gourav is so satisfying: Actor's rise goes against mechanisms of regular Bollywood

It’s surreal and commendable to think of what Adarsh Gourav has managed post The White Tiger, given that actors working in Hindi cinema don’t usually have a history of successfully and comfortably transcending their cachet to a global platform.

Mira Nair, Lee Issac Chung, Lulu Wang on whether their identity as Asian American filmmakers ends up pigeonholing them
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Mira Nair, Lee Issac Chung, Lulu Wang on whether their identity as Asian American filmmakers ends up pigeonholing them

Filmmakers Mira Nair, Lee Issac Chung and Lulu Wang discuss their film aesthetics and how it shapes up to form a "collective sensibility"

2020 was a year that went by looking at the phone, but it also made me more resilient, writes Namit Das
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2020 was a year that went by looking at the phone, but it also made me more resilient, writes Namit Das

"I know that there is something inside me that has changed forever. It isn’t spiritual. I think that change is more practical."

2020, the year of sumptuous TV style: From The Queen's Gambit to A Suitable Boy, small screen fashion made a statement
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2020, the year of sumptuous TV style: From The Queen's Gambit to A Suitable Boy, small screen fashion made a statement

The TV series that offered the most compelling sartorial splendour this year also showed us that to be truly fashionable, clothes have to move beyond visual delight.

Katrina Kaif, Ishaan Khatter, Siddhant Chaturvedi begin shooting for horror-comedy Phone Bhoot
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Katrina Kaif, Ishaan Khatter, Siddhant Chaturvedi begin shooting for horror-comedy Phone Bhoot

Phone Bhoot will see Katrina Kaif, who last featured in Bharat, step into the horror-comedy genre for the first time in her career.

Netflix officials booked in MP over 'temple kissing scene' in Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy
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Netflix officials booked in MP over 'temple kissing scene' in Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy

The officials were booked on a complaint filed by Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha national secretary who demanded an apology from Netflix and the makers of A Suitable Boy, and the removal of "objectionable scenes," which he stated were "encouraging love jihad."

Vivek Gomber on being the lead in Sir, producing independent cinema, and meeting Alfonso Cuaron
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Vivek Gomber on being the lead in Sir, producing independent cinema, and meeting Alfonso Cuaron

"I am happy cinemas are opening and I hope people will go watch Sir, while being careful too," says Vivek Gomber about his new film's release.

How Mira Nair’s A Suitable Boy found its rhythm in Arjun Bhasin’s costume designing
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How Mira Nair’s A Suitable Boy found its rhythm in Arjun Bhasin’s costume designing

In Netflix series A Suitable Boy, the costumes are jaw-dropping, intricate, and anachronistic; acting as the observer in almost every frame, charting the distance between who a character is and who they want to be.

Vijay Varma on starring in ensembles Mirzapur 2, A Suitable Boy: 'I enjoy watching several good actors in the same story'
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Vijay Varma on starring in ensembles Mirzapur 2, A Suitable Boy: 'I enjoy watching several good actors in the same story'

From Gully Boy to A Suitable Boy, Vijay Varma talks about why he enjoys ensembles, and how streaming has reduced the "sheer frenzy and pornography of numbers" in showbiz.

Vijay Raaz granted bail after arrest for alleged sexual harassment of his film's female crew member
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Vijay Raaz granted bail after arrest for alleged sexual harassment of his film's female crew member

Vijay Raaz was arrested from a hotel in Gondia, Maharashtra and subsequently released on bail.

Vivaan Shah confirms he has tested positive for coronavirus
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Vivaan Shah confirms he has tested positive for coronavirus

"Yes I am not well as I have tested positive for COVID-19," Vivaan Shah, son of veteran actors Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak Shah, has confirmed.

Mira Nair on why A Suitable Boy appealed to her, how she cast each part and her upcoming work
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Mira Nair on why A Suitable Boy appealed to her, how she cast each part and her upcoming work

A Suitable Boy, directed by Mira Nair and adapted for screen by Andrew Davies, is now streaming on Netflix.

The Friday List: From a Halloween special murder mystery to Mirzapur Season 2, your weekly calendar of virtual events
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The Friday List: From a Halloween special murder mystery to Mirzapur Season 2, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.

A Suitable Boy review: Mira Nair's marriage of the personal and the political is a patchy road to mild fulfilment
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A Suitable Boy review: Mira Nair's marriage of the personal and the political is a patchy road to mild fulfilment

Vikram Seth's 1993 book was both evocative and transportive. But Mira Nair's BBC adaptation gets only half the job done.

A Suitable Boy: Ishaan Khatter, Tanya Maniktala, Ram Kapoor on being part of the adaptation of Vikram Seth's novel
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A Suitable Boy: Ishaan Khatter, Tanya Maniktala, Ram Kapoor on being part of the adaptation of Vikram Seth's novel

Based on Viktam Seth’s expansive 1993 novel, A Suitable Boy is set in 1951 and follows the story of Lata Mehra (Tanya Maniktala) as she resists her mother’s quest for a life partner for her teenage daughter.

A Suitable Boy to premiere on Netflix on 23 October, after BBC telecast in UK, Ireland
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A Suitable Boy to premiere on Netflix on 23 October, after BBC telecast in UK, Ireland

Based on the bestselling novel by Vikram Seth, Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy will finally make its India premiere in October.

Mira Nair, Kate Winslet, Anthony Hopkins honoured at TIFF Tribute Awards in virtual ceremony
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Mira Nair, Kate Winslet, Anthony Hopkins honoured at TIFF Tribute Awards in virtual ceremony

Ava DuVernay, Tabu, Regina King, Jodie Foster, Olivia Colman, Colin Farrell, and Delroy Lindo were among the presenters at the TIFF Tribute Awards function.

TIFF 2020: From Spike Lee to Mira Nair, film festival kicks off with a multicultural lineup
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TIFF 2020: From Spike Lee to Mira Nair, film festival kicks off with a multicultural lineup

TIFF 2020 kicks off on Thursday with in-person and drive-in screenings combined, for the first time in its history

'You are absolutely the most suitable boy': What Mira Nair told Ishaan Khatter after his audition for BBC series
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'You are absolutely the most suitable boy': What Mira Nair told Ishaan Khatter after his audition for BBC series

Ishaan Khatter opens up on working with Tabu and Mira Nair in A Suitable Boy, his first masala flick, Khaali Peeli, in which he stars opposite Ananya Pandey, and dabbling in comedy with Excel Entertainment's next film, Phone Bhoot.

Ishaan Khatter says the romance between him and Tabu in A Suitable Boy is 'very deep and layered'
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Ishaan Khatter says the romance between him and Tabu in A Suitable Boy is 'very deep and layered'

Ishaan Khatter shot for A Suitable Boy between schedules of Khaali Peeli, his next Hindi film.