Adil Hussain: Actor à la Chef

ADIL HUSSAIN IS A happily married man. The inter-religious couple have a son, Kabir, named after the 15th-century poet saint claimed to be their own by both Hindus and Muslims. Before Hussain got hooked, he had a string of affairs and his friends attribute his “success with girlfriends” to his culinary skills. Hussain, the actor … Continue reading Adil Hussain: Actor à la Chef

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Actor Dileep’s Arrest Is a Wakeup Call for India’s Misogynistic Film Industry

THE ARREST OF Dileep, one of Kerala’s most popular actors, over a plethora of charges, including gang rape, criminal conspiracy, blackmail, attempt to destroy evidence and an assortment of other alleged crimes, is a wake-up call for an Indian film industry known for its brazen misogyny, unaccounted-for wealth and cartelisation. It ought to send shockwaves … Continue reading Actor Dileep’s Arrest Is a Wakeup Call for India’s Misogynistic Film Industry