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Vidya Balan on tuning into a Human Computer

2020-09-24T11:26:04+00:00September 24th, 2020|iEntertainment, iGLOBAL|

National Award-winning actress Vidya Balan has played some of the most iconic roles over her 15 years in the Indian film industry. It is no surprise then that the Bollywood actress was writer-director Anu Menon’s first choice to play India’s mathematical genius – Shakuntala Devi, fondly known as the Human Computer for her mathematical prowess.

‘Mississippi Masala’ wins London Indian Film Festival Audience Award

2020-09-07T11:19:35+00:00July 15th, 2020|iEntertainment, iGLOBAL|

The 11th anniversary of the London Indian Film Festival (LIFF), held online for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic, concluded with Global Indian filmmaker’s ‘Mississippi Masala’ bagging the Audience Favourite Award. The 1991 romantic drama starring Denzel Washington and Sarita Choudhury was the most-viewed film on the platform.