PRODUCERS of forthcoming biopic Super 30 are starting to sweat because numerous damaging allegations are being made about how Anand Kumar – founder of the Super 30 educational programme for poor students – may not be the heroic figure everyone believed he is. Although veteran actor turned politician Shatrughan Sinha is among those who have come forward in defence of the mathematics genius, producers of the big-budget Hrithik Roshan […]


ONE of the dream teams in music is Dr Zeus and Zora Randhawa (above). Together they have delivered a series of blockbuster hits and set fire to the stage with explosive live performances. The duo are set to headline the free Newham Under The Stars show in Central Park in East Ham, London, next Friday (17) and will perform alongside a host of great live acts. Zora […]


I WISH I could have gotten more excited about music producer AR Rahman meeting Hollywood and hip hop star Will Smith. If they do happen to work on a musical collaboration, I am not really expecting much because both seem past their prime musically and haven’t delivered a decent song in a long while. However, Rahman hinted they may do something together at the Chennai International Indie Music Festival in December, which would be […]


ACTRESS Sonali Bendre shared this photograph (above) on social media, taken by Hrithik Roshan, with close friends Gayatri Oberoi and Sussanne Khan, along with an inspirational message of hope. The star thanked her friends for supporting her while she receives treatment for a high-grade cancer in New York and also embraced becoming bald because of the chemotherapy. She wrote: “Yes, there are moments of pain and low energy, but […]

Fan Club Of The Week – Salman Khan

BOLLYWOOD superstar Salman Khan has one of the most dedicated and loyal fan bases in the world. One of these admirers is Sahil Khan from Kolkata, who runs a very popular  online fan club dedicated to the A-list actor. Eastern Eye caught up with Sahil to find out more… What made you decide to set up the fan club? There are loads […]

my top 10 Vyjayanthimala movies

LEGENDARY leading lady Vyjayanthimala was known for her dynamite dance moves and unforgettable presence in songs, but she was also a fine actress who starred in some of the greatest Bollywood movies of all-time. To mark the iconic star turning 82 on August 13, Eastern Eye went back through her impressive body of work to […]

Kubra: Working hard for Pakistan success

MODEL TURNED ACTRESS KHAN ON MAKING IT BIG OVERSEAS AND HER NEW MOVIE ONE of the biggest overseas success stories in recent years has been the impressive rise of model turned actress Kubra Khan, who has made an impressive mark in Pakistan. The British-Pakistani star has delivered a number of winning performances in acclaimed drama serials and major movies in the country. […]

Fan Club Of The Week – Hiba Nawab

ACCLAIMED actress Hiba Nawab has delivered a series of winning turns on television and got herself dedicated admirers including Akansha Yadav from from Lucknow in India, who runs a fan club dedicated to her. Eastern Eye caught up with Akansha to find out more… What made you set up the fan club?  I made this account in July 2015 after watching Hiba Nawab […]

My top 10 of Dhanush best films

TALENTED actor and filmmaker Dhanush has had a number of cinematic landmarks in a short space of time, which includes an upcoming Hollywood debut. The multi-talented South Indian superstar just celebrated his 35th birthday. To mark the film star turning a year older, Eastern Eye went through his body of work to select 10 highlights that should be revisited… […]

My Pod with Aman Khan

AS THE grandson of Ustad Amanat Ali Khan and nephew of Shafqat Amanat Ali, singer/ songwriter Aman Khan hails from a very musical family filled with acclaimed artists. The Germany-based artist has delivered three songs so far, including his recent release Tumka Laga Ke – Shake Ya, and has big plans for the future. Eastern Eye got the talented […]