Archives for the ‘South Asian Actors’ Category

Sushrut Jain On His Cricket Inspired Film – Beyond All Boundaries

By • Nov 30th, 2013 • Category: Diaspora, Entertainment, Featured, India, Los Angeles, Mumbai, People, South Asian Actors, Video

Los Angeles-based filmmaker Sushrut Jain’s new documentary is inspired by cricket. Cricket and films are his twin passions, and his documentary “Beyond All Boundaries” is a perfect reflection of his passions. Set against the 2011 Cricket World Cup  match in India, the film highlights the powerful influence that cricket has on millions of people in [...]

Ang Lee on Life Of Pi

By • Nov 20th, 2012 • Category: Entertainment, Featured, Hollywood, India, People, South Asian Actors

Academy award winner Ang Lee talks about his new film Life of Pi that is based on a novel by  best selling author Yann Martel. This is Lee’s first major foray into 3D filmmaking. The film traces a the story of Piscine Militor Patel (Pi) and a tiger called Richard Parker. Trapped in a small white [...]

Shenaz Treasurywala on Delhi Belly & One Life To Live

By • Jul 1st, 2011 • Category: Bollywood, Entertainment, Featured, New York, People, South Asian Actors, Video

Meet Shenaz Treasurywala, who started her career as a VJ on MTV India and made her debut in Indian cinema. In this interview Shenaz talks about working in Aamir Khan’s new Bollywood film Delhi Belly and how she landed the role. She also talks about her foray into American soap opera ABC’s One Life to [...]

In Conversation With Actor Rizwan Manji

By • May 12th, 2011 • Category: Bollywood, Diaspora, Entertainment, Featured, Hollywood, Los Angeles, People, South Asian Actors

Rizwan Manji’s dream growing up in Canada was to be in an American sitcom. That dream came true. After studying at American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York  he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. H has appeared on TV shows like  ”24″, “Glee,” “Hannah Montana” and now NBC’s “Outsourced,” where [...]