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Riz Ahmed is the first Muslim and South-Asian actor to win Acting Emmy

Riz Ahmed is the first Muslim and South-Asian actor to win Acting Emmy

“On The Night Of” Riz Ahmad plays Pakistani-American student who finds himself involved in a murder investigation British-Pakistani actor, Rizwan ‘Riz’ Ahmed won the best actor in a limited series or a television movie award at last night’s Emmys for his performance “OnThe Night Of”. Riz Ahmed has made a history to become the first Muslim and South Asian male ... Read More »

Emma Stone tops Forbes highest-paid actress of 2017 list

Emma Stone tops Forbes highest-paid actress of 2017 list

Emma Stone is 2017’s best-paid actress making $26m (£20m), according to Forbes Hollywood star Emma Stone is year’s highest-paid actress surpassing Jennifer Lawrence in the Forbes highest-paid actress of 2017 list. The Oscar-winning La La Land, the city and its celluloid namesake has been very kind to Emma, which took her soaring to the top. According to Forbes highest-paid actress ... Read More »

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 6 leaked by HBO Spain

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 6 leaked by HBO Spain

Episode 4 was also leaked online by an HBO affiliate in India two days before its scheduled time HBO Spain has committed a devastating blunder as it mistakenly broadcasts Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 6 four days early. The episode was reportedly available on-demand to Spanish subscribers for one hour before the error was spotted and the episode pulled down ... Read More »

Two Pakistani documentaries nominated for Emmys

Two Pakistani documentaries nominated for Emmys

Emmy nomination for two Pakistani film makers is a proud moment for all Pakistan film makers and showbiz industry have another pride moment as two of Pakistani films one by Sharmeen Chinoy and second by Muhammad Ali Naqvi has been nominated for the 38th annual news and documentary Emmy Awards. Pakistani documentaries “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” and “Among ... Read More »

Star-studded lineup unveiled for Venice Film Festival 2016

Star-studded lineup unveiled for Venice Film Festival 2016

Venice Film Festival lineup includes Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Mel Gibson, Denzel Washington and Amy Adams ROME – Twenty movies will compete for the Venice Film Festival’s top prize, the Golden Lion, organizers announcing the festival’s lineup. This year’s Venice Film Festival will include a stylish thriller from Tom Ford, a sci-fi drama with Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams and a ... Read More »

Ken Loach wins second Cannes Palme d’Or for ‘I, Daniel Blake’

Ken Loach wins second Cannes Palme d'Or for 'I, Daniel Blake'

I, Daniel Blake, Personal Shopper, The Salesman are among the top winners of Cannes Film Festival 2016 The 69th Cannes Film Festival, filled with great moments and beautiful movies, ended on Sunday when the Palme d’Or was awarded to “I, Daniel Blake,” a film about a carpenter with a heart condition up against the heartlessness of bureaucracy, from the veteran British director Ken Loach. The ... Read More »

Tunisian film wins top prize at Dubai Film Festival

Tunisian director Leyla Bouzid, center, receives the best fiction Muhr award from Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum during the Dubai Film Festival.

Dubai Film Festival: Leyla Bouzid’s Tunisian Film ‘As I Open My Eyes’ Wins Big Dubai – Tunisian director Leyla Bouzid’s film “As I Open My Eyes” won the top award for fiction feature Wednesday at the Dubai International Film Festival. When delivering the prizes, jury president Deepa Mehta pointedly made reference to the importance of politics in all worthy artistic ... Read More »

Asia and Australia gleam at Cannes Film Festival 2015 lineup

PARIS (France) – The prestigious Cannes Film Festival organisers have unveiled a line-up this year that confirms the growing talent from Asia and Australia, while throwing in a couple of crowd-pleasing big-budget pictures alongside a slew of arthouse offerings. The selection for the official sections – including those vying for Cannes’s Palme d’Or top prize – heralded a wide range: ... Read More »

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