The entry of TV actors into Bollywood

The entry of TV actors into Bollywood

We have seen many Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Karan Johar, among others of late making their debut on the small screen. This could either be because their careers aren’t going great guns or they are given a good deal. However, there are many popular stars today in the Hindi film industry who actually begun their careers from…

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How Bollywood Leading Ladies Dressing Turned From Modest To Bold

How Bollywood Leading Ladies Dressing Turned From Modest To Bold

Before the surge of OTT platforms like Netfilx, Amazon Prime, Disney+Hotstar, etc. made their debut into the world of entertainment, Bollywood movies were the No.1 amusement for the masses and classes alike in India. They were not just a mere source of passing time but also an inspiration and motivation in many ways. Films like Tiranga, Ghulam-E-Mustafa, etc gave a…

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The Rise of OTT platforms in India

The Rise of OTT platforms in India

The explosive growth of Over-the-top (OTT) platforms in India has disrupted the entertainment industry that delivers the content over the internet and has become one of the most popular platforms that is available to the consumers at all times. Ever since the Cable TV got introduced we saw the growth in the ‘90s. This has led to new opportunities for…

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Badalta Samay… Badalta Cinema

Badalta Samay… Badalta Cinema – Part 8

Indian Film Industry adopts ‘Technology’ to battle Piracy!   From Television to Video Piracy to Audio Piracy and now the bullying by OTT!  The Indian film industry has been bravely confronting the technological challenges because technology and inventions are the bitter truth of existence. On the one hand, if the technology and inventions created hurdles and shattered the film business,…

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Badalta Samay… Badalta Cinema

Badalta Samay… Badalta Cinema – Part 7

How the film industry struggled against Audio Cassette Piracy? Music is the backbone of the Indian film industry. According to trade pundits, 70% of the film industry’s revenue is due to good music. Good music not only builds pre-release publicity but in most cases,  it has played a pivotal role in the mega-success of a film. Since the early ’30s,…

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