Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for Covid-19, rushed to hospital

  Bollywood Superstar Amitabh Bachchan himself took to his social media account to inform his followers about his status, assuring everyone that his family and staff have undergone tests and results are awaited. He concluded the message by saying yhat whoever came in contact with him in the past 10 days should get tested. He…

Renowned Bollywood legend Choreographer dies aged 71

Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan died early on Friday morning due to cardiac arrest. The renowned Saroj Khan was 71, in a career spanning over four decades choreographed over 2000 songs, some of the most memorable songs in Hindi cinema including “ Dola Re Dola” from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Devdas”, “ Ek Do Teen” from Madhuri…

Omé

Review of (My Mother) Short Film Directed by Wassim Geagea  FOCUSSING ON THE MOTHER FIGURE IN AN UNUSUAL WAY This short film based around Christians in Lebanese village stars 9-year-old Elias (Jack Abboud Ed Janah) who can’t forgive Jesus for taking his deceased mother away from him to heaven and wonders if she is kept…

Jane Clegg

A soap style drama resurrected with more than a touch of class. Review of Jane Clegg now available on The Finborough Theatre ( Earls Court) – described as Probably the most influential fringe theatre in the world by Time Out. WEBSITE VIEWING DETAILS. Review by Penny Nair Price Viewers can watch Jane Clegg from the…

The Gentlemen

Guy Ritchie returns to his elements with his British gangster tale about an American ex-pat with a weed empire in London (played by Matthew McConaughey), whose imminent retirement from the business spawns the criminal free-for-all for his territory. Guy Ritchie character of a slimy-looking Hugh Grant playing against type. The Gentlemen starring Matthew McConaughey, Charlie…

Thomas The Tank Engine narrator Michael Angelis dies aged 76

Actor Michael Angelis narrator of Thomas The Tank Engine for 3 series after taking over from Beatle star Ringo Starr in 1991, and known for his TV dramas role such as Boys from the Blackstuff, has died suddenly at his home, aged 76. The Liverpool born actor also appeared in Minder, the Liver Birds, Z…

The High Note

“The High Note” – a new “funny” feature film which embraces the ever popular genre of Pop Music!  Review by Penny Nair Price. This brand new take on the music scene in LA is directed by Nisha Ganatra and stars Dakota Johnson as Maggie – manager, (credits include “Fifty Shades of Grey”)  and Tracie Ellis…

Eve Babitz’s irresistible glitz and the secret history of LA

Los Angeles in the 1960s and 70s was the pop culture capital of the world – a movie factory, a music factory and dream factory. Ultimate factory girl, a graduate of Hollywood High, Babitx, a pure product of LA, whose Cunningly Semi-autobiographical fictions portray herself as the ditsiest of bed-hopping butterflies in 1960s Los Angeles,…

Rishi Kapoor (67) Bollywood’s romantic hero dies

Bollywood actor passes away at 67 after a long battle with cancer on Wednesday evening. Wife Neetu and son Ranbir had been constantly on his side during this illness. Second son of legendary actor Raj Kapoor  and part o the Kapoor acting dynasty made his debut in 1973 film Bobby., a teenage love story.  …