Thursday, March 30, 2017

Jaz Dhami: Zulfa success has been “phenomenal”

Singer Talks to The Asian Today After the huge success of his recent songs, “High Heels” and “Mein Punjabi Boli Ah,” local lad Jaz Dhami returns with another megahit, “Zulfa”. The Handsworth born singer sat down with The Asian Today...

The Benefits of Aki Nawaz

The Asian Today Interview'Violent resistance is always and always will be justified’ - Aki Nawaz When Fun-Da-Mental front man Aki Nawaz signed and sealed off his latest album, he was aware his selection of songs would cause controversy. From suicide...

Kajol: Back with a Bang

Bollywood InterviewBollywood heroine Kajol made her return to the big screen in the mega-hit film Fanaa opposite Amir Khan. The film was critically acclaimed by both fans and critics alike and it confirmed Kajol’s status as the biggest female...

Cooking Up A Storm

A Conversation With Zainab Jagot Ahmed Prior to becoming a mummy, Zainab Jagot Ahmed worked in marketing for almost 10 years in the fashion, entertainment and retail industries. Having always been passionate cook, Zainab made sure she found the time...

Interview with WriteNow Ambassador Abir Mukherjee – A Rising Author

To celebrate the launch of Penguin Random House's WriteNow, we sat down with one of literature's most promising new authors, Abir Mukherjee. As a British Asian author himself, Abir is a staunch supporter of the WriteNow scheme which encourages submissions...

From Kidulthood to Everywhere+Nowhere

Brit Director Menhaj Huda returns to the big screen BANGLADESHI writer and director, Menhaj Huda, best known for the hugely acclaimed ‘Kidulthood’, returns to the big screen this month in his controversial new film, ‘Everywhere+Nowhere’. He takes audiences on a...

Dr Zeus

Producer Teams up with Jazzy B and Gippy Grewal for Etwaa Music producer, Dr Zeus was recently in his hometown of Birmingham, promoting his latest single Etwaar. Featuring the vocals of Jazzy B and Fateh Doe, the song will be...

I’m NOT the King of Bollywood’

Akshay Kumar talks Singh is Kinng & Snoop DoggAkshay Kumar is definitive Bollywood. The looks, the films, the style – he has it all. But not enough though to be hailed as the ‘King of Bollywood’. It’s a phrase...

Raima Sen goes on Honeymoon

Bollywood InterviewRaima Sen, the grand daughter of the legendary Suchitra Sen, has proved her acting prowess with films like Godmother, Daman, Choker Bali and Parineeta. With director Reema Kagti's forthcoming Honeymoon Travels, in which she plays a la-di-dah and...

Feeling Mischievous

Ramon Tikaram gets naughty in ‘Mischief Night’You’ll probably recognise him as leather-clad biker ‘Ferdy’ in the critically acclaimed BBC drama ‘This Life’. But there’s more to Ramon Tikaram which meets the eye, evident none more so than in ‘Mischief...