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‘I work hard to find joy in every role I play

MAANVI GAGROO ON HER ACTING JOURNEY AND LATEST MOVIE by ASJAD NAZIR VERSATILE actress Maanvi Gagroo has shown off her impressive range in a wide array of projects, including a stunning turn in smash hit 2019 web serial Four More Shots Please. Her beautiful balancing act of cinema, web and TV projects continues with a […]

An explosive fusion of Sufi and rock music

DANISH-PAKISTANI BAND ON THEIR MUSICAL JOURNEY AND LATEST ALBUM by ASJAD NAZIR GREAT song releases find the hallowed middle ground between artistic, commercial and meaningful music. Acclaimed Danish-Pakistani rock band Rocqawali have done that with their newly released third album Kalam, which has taken sounds rooted in over 800 years of Sufi tradition and combined […]

My playlist with with Taha Hussain

TALENTED singer, songwriter and musician Taha Hussain announced himself with his debut single Jee Lunga and recent release Bewafa. The exciting Pakistani talent has shown that he is definitely one to watch out for in the coming years and like many young artists has diverse influences. Eastern Eye decided to find out more about Taha […]

‘It was an unusual story’

by ASJAD NAZIR Taboo-busting TV serial Shakti – Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki has been one of the biggest success stories from the past decade and integral to that has been the path-breaking role played by Rubina Dilaik. After more than 900 episodes, the acclaimed actress has quit the serial, but left an impressive legacy and […]

My top 10 comedy inspirations – Esther Manito

My dad: He is hands down hilarious. I think his accent and the fact that he is this little round Lebanese man makes people assume he is cute. However, he is so dry and you don’t expect what comes out of his mouth. I grew up loving seeing the outside world’s reaction to my dad. […]

All for the love of creating characters

ANJLI MOHINDRA ON HER ACTION-PACKED ACTING JOURNEY by PRIYA MULJI IN THE most recent series of Doctor Who, Anjli Mohindra looked unrecognisable as the fierce alien Queen Skithra and added to her impressive list of winning turns on television. The inspiring British actress has shown off her wonderful range with popular shows, including The Sarah […]

Surgical cinema strike

HOW OUTSIDER YAMI GAUTAM MADE A MARK IN THE HEART OF COMMERCIAL HINDI FILMS by ASJAD NAZIR MORE than being a major movie star, Yami Gautam is a talented actress able to take on any role and she showed that versatility in 2019 with contrasting roles in two Bollywood blockbusters. Her winning turns in Uri: […]

A glimpse of Ahmedabad’s heritage through the lens of Pino Shah

by ASJAD NAZIR HE MAY have been living in USA for more than 30 years, but Deval ‘Pino’ Shah never disconnected himself from his roots in Ahmedabad in India. The Texas based world heritage photographer took more than 20,000 images of Ahmedabad and selected 950 of them for a fascinating new book. His book Ahmedabad: […]

Birthday special: Life and times of Bollywood great Jackie Shroff

Jackie Shroff celebrates his 63rd birthday on Saturday (1) and will no doubt receive good wishes from around the world. The talented actor has had a remarkable rise from rags to becoming a globally renowned film star with many big screen successes to his name. He is also father to hot right now movie star […]