Film & TV
Aziz Ansari Becomes SNL’s First South Asian Host
[caption id="attachment_9927" align="aligncenter" width="658"] Aziz Ansari will make his debut on Saturday Night Live alongside Big Sean on Jan. 21.[/caption]
OCTV: TIFF 2016: Dilip Mehta Reveals His Thoughts About Sunny Leone
Celebrated photojournalist and filmmaker Dilip Mehta, spent 2.5 years with superstar Sunny Leone, in an effort to bring to life her most vulnerable and intimate life experiences in his latest documentary feature, Mostly Sunny.Without bias, judgement, or prejudice, Dilip depicts aspects of her life that show the star in ways that she has never been seen before.I had the wonderful opportunity to sit down and chat with Dilip abou
5 Reasons to Watch Netflix's Obama Biopic, "Barry"
With Obama's presidency coming to a close, we focus on a unique drama chronicling his formative university years. Following its lauded debut at the Toronto International Film Festival, director Vikram Gandhi’s Barry gets a worldwide premiere on Netflix this Friday, December 16. The film is a timely, uncommonly insightful biopic about at a crucial period in the life of President
OCTV: TIFF 2016: In Conversation About ‘An Insignificant Man’
At the heart of An Insignificant Man is the most polarising man in India today Arvind Kejriwal. Filmed over the course of 2 years, this film is a portrait of power, corruption, and a controversial man.[blockquote]The film gives an insiders view into Arvind Kejriwals brand of politics which has been labelled selfish, dangerous, anarchic and yet revolutionary.[/blockquote]I chatted with the filmmakers during thei
OCTV: TIFF 2016: Why Richie Mehta Made 'India In A Day'
Richie Mehta is a Canadian film director. His first feature film, Amal, was released in 2008, and his second film, Siddharth, was released in 2014. Both films ran successfully worldwide and were appreciated by festival audiences around the world.I had the opportunity to ...
OCTV: Bollywood’s Kajol & Ajay Devgn On Shivaay
Chicago rolled out the red carpet last month to welcome Bollywood power couple, Kajol and Ajay Devgn who toured the U.S. to promote Devgn’s upcoming action thriller “Shivaay” releasing on Diwali everywhere.This is Ajay’s second directorial venture which he also produced and acted in ...
OCTV: Lisa Ray Launches Fragrance With A Cause
Recently on International Peace Day (September 21st, 2016), acclaimed actress, model, T.V. host, entrepreneur, social activist, and dear friend of mine, Lisa Ray launched her Lisa Ray Jasmine of India perfume in collaboration with The 7 Virtues, a Canadian company living the mantra Make ...
OCTV: Aliya-Jasmine Sovani Pt. 2: Revealing How Her Scars Signify Perfection
Aliya-Jasmine is an award-winning celebrity host and producer who moved to Los Angeles to work as a daily producer, writer and on-air Host at E! News Now. She also hosted Bravos after-show, Last Call and Logo TVs groundbreaking hit talk show, 1 girl 5 gays.[blockquote]Prior to working ...
OCTV: Why Aliya-Jasmine Sovani Moved To LA After MTV Pt. 1
Aliya-Jasmine is an award-winning celebrity host and producer who moved to Los Angeles to work as a daily producer, writer and on-air Host at E! News Now. She also hosted Bravos after-show, Last Call and Logo TVs groundbreaking hit talk show, 1 girl 5 gays.[ ...
OC FLASHBACK: Celina Jaitly on The Need For Open Dialogue About LGBTQI Issues
Celina Jaitly shares her views on the need for education and communication regarding the LGBTQI community. She explains the trials and taboos that surround the issue as we revisit her insightful chat with Raj Girn.Watch the full interview here: ...