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Dominique Lapierre's village of joy
Author Dominique Lapierre drove a horse carriage to Parbakshi in Howrah district, 50 km southeast from the City of Joy, he made so famous in his novel. He was accompanied by his wife, also named......
Kolkata's 'human horses' on last legs
One of Kolkata's enduring symbols, its thousands of hand-pulled rickshaws meandering their way through the city's alleys and lanes, is all set to become history.On Monday, West Bengal Chief......
Anil Athale On Joffe's Invaders
Maratha history seems all set to go international as newspapers dated February 6 reported the launch of a film project on the battle of Wadgaon, which took place between the English and the......
Indian location for Hollywood adventures
Los Angeles based Film Producer, Dileep Singh Rathore was born and raised in Rajasthan and accidentally stumbled into the world of film productions.Rathore explains, "While I was a motor cross......
Aishwarya: Mannequin or magic?
She is in Roland Joffe's The Invaders. She is in Gurinder Chadha's Bride And Prejudice.She has an offer to act opposite Pierce Brosnan in the next James Bond film.Big money is being invested on......
Ash in The Invaders?
Vivek Oberoi recently bagged a role in his first international film, Roland Joffe's The Invaders.Aishwarya Rai is apparently slated to play Tulaja, a spy for the Maratha army in Joffe's film.The......
Vivek makes Hollywood debut
Ayear after announcing The Invaders,director (The Killing Fields, The Mission, City of Joy) Roland Joffe has cast Vivek Oberoi asUdaji, the film's hero. Oberoi isthe first Indian actor to sign the......
Roland Joffe on The Invaders
History comes alive in an especially contemporary and touching way in his films. Roland Joffe made history of sortswith The Killing Fields, his very first film as a director. Based on the......
Bipasha's Hollywood debut gets straight to DVD release
Bipasha Basu’s Hollywood dreams have taken a bit of a beating, or so it would seem.The actress's first international film Singularity, now titled The Lovers, has been relegated to a......
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