Man Like Mobeen | Dúaa Karim & Tolu Ogunmefun
The much-loved BBC TV comedy-drama series Man Like Mobeen is back with a third season. After its television premiere in 2017, the serial received positive reviews from audiences and critics alike. The series was praised for its unique plot and story-line, being described as ‘the first of its kind.’ It proved a huge hit with British audiences, especially those of South Asian background. Ghulam Khan, better known as Guz Khan, who created the series with Andy Milligan plays the protagonist, Mobeen. Other main characters of the series include Tez Ilyas (Eight), Dúaa Karim (Aqsa, or ‘Little Aks’) and Tolu Ongunmefun (Nate). Read more - https://www.desiblitz.com/content/man-like-mobeen-3-rendezvous-with-cast
Rape Culture | 80s and 90s Bollywood
Rape culture was a normalised feature in the 80s and 90s Bollywood, despite the sensitivity of the issue. Rape culture refers to numerous aspects, practices, notions, and beliefs. They overtly or covertly encourage rape and rapists. Under the guise of romantic entertainment, Bollywood films of the 80s and 90s era fed viewers with familiar themes. These included casual sexism, inappropriate subtle sexual content, rape scenes, propagating violence and misogyny. Let us know your thoughts! https://www.desiblitz.com/content/rape-culture-in-80s-and-90s-bollywood
Aditya Narayan | Early Life, Singing, Shows & Band
The multi-talented Aditya Narayan is a notable singer in Bollywood, along with a successful TV host, presenting musical shows. Aditya was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on August 6, 1987. This makes him a Leo in terms of the star sign. He grew up in a musical family, with his both parents, Udit Narayan Jha and Deepa Narayan Jha also being singers. His grandparents, Hari Krishna Jha and his grandmother Bhuvaneshwari Jha were also musically minded. He got his first big break in Bollywood, singing ‘Rangeeela Re’ with Asha Bhonsle from Rangeela (1995). Read more - https://www.desiblitz.com/content/aditya-narayan-talks-early-life-singing-shows-band
Bollywood Stars who own Rolex Watches
Rolex is one of the leading watch brands and is a favourite among several Bollywood celebrities. They are lavish and expensive which make them the ultimate fashion accessory as they complete one’s entire outfit. Bollywood stars love wearing Rolex watches and have one or more in their collection. Some have even become ambassadors for the iconic watch brand. We present a few Bollywood celebrities who own Rolex watches. Read more - https://www.desiblitz.com/content/bollywood-stars-who-own-rolex-watches
Sheheryar Munawar | Parey Hut Love
Pakistani actor Sheheryar Munawar continues to enjoy the immense success of his fame within the film industry. He is known for his roles in the likes of Ho Mann Jahaan and Meray Dard Ko Jo Zuban Miley is one of the brightest stars of Pakistani cinema right now. Despite his chocolate hero good looks and undisputed charm, Sheheryar has been outspoken about his desire to play roles that don’t stereotype him as a typical romantic hero. Watch this video to hear more about him and his role in Parey Hut Love.
DESIblitz Creative Writing Workshops
This programme of DESIblitz workshops aims to encourage more people from BAME backgrounds to explore creative writing through a series of eight workshops, curated by media journalists and established British Asian authors, including Tommy Sandhu, Sarfraz Manzoor, Bali Rai and AA Dhand.
DESIblitz Creative Writing Workshops
This programme of DESIblitz workshops aims to encourage more people from BAME backgrounds to explore creative writing through a series of eight workshops, curated by media journalists and established British Asian authors, including Sarfraz Manzoor, Bali Rai and AA Dhand.
Maya Ali | Parey Hut Love
We speak to Pakistani actress, model and video jockey Maya Ali about starring in her new film Parey Hut Love. Maya Ali who plays the lead role in Parey Hut Love has found working in this film as a “great experience.” She has learnt so much from Mahira Khan. Wishing to emulate Mahira, Maya said: “I wish I could copy her ada and her moves, which I have already seen in More Saiyan (song).” Maya also acknowledges that the comedy of Ahmed Ali Butt in the film is the best. Overtime Maya has had a shift in opinion about her co-star Sheheryar Munawar after working with him in PHL: “I’m very much blessed that I’m working with him. I did not know much about him before this film. But I’ve already done two-three shoots with him.” Maya admits that television is a big medium in Pakistan. Hence she will give preference to dramas. But as a film actress, she will continue to act, subject to the script. Read more - https://www.desiblitz.com/content/parey-hut-love-the-wedding-rom-com-entertainer