India has been no stranger to the idea of protesting against socio-economic realities through the medium of music. While some like the Dharavi rappers have taken inspiration from the West, others like T M Krishna have used classical or folk indigenous forms of music.
Gully Boy box office collection Day 8: The Zoya Akhtar directorial has earned Rs 100.30 crore till now. The Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt and Siddhant Chaturvedi film revolves around the life of underground rappers in India.
The trailer of Netflix's anthology film Lust Stories was released on Friday. The directors of the film, Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar and Dibakar Banerjee came along with actors Bhumi Pednekar and Sanjay Kapoor and producers Ronnie Screwvala and Ashi Dua to introduce their film to the audience.
Udta Punjab's lead actors Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, alongwith filmmakers Mahesh Bhatt, Mukesh Bhatt, producers Anurag Kashyap, Ekta Kapoor, director Abhishek Chaubey and other film fraternities held a press conference on Wednesday (June 8) to fight against the film's censorship in Mumbai.
Actresses Shriya Saran, Shefali Shah, filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, Sanjay Suri, Mandira Bedi were seen at the launch of an art exhibition "Art of the Gallery" which was unveiled and presented by ace photographer Jatin Kampani and Akshay Sehgal on January 21 in Mumbai.