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Drawing The Line Review: Fine Political Theatre Remains Relevant

Drawing The Line Review: Fine Political Theatre Remains Relevant

Brenton’s play tackles the partition of Indian in 1947 Schools in the West barely teach exactly how it happened Millions died, and the consequences are still playing out today It became the subject of series 11 of Doctor Who Brenton’s 2013 play delves deep into the bungled actions of Britain that brought it all about[...]


Saif Ali Khan Races to Save Mumbai in Netflixs Sacred Games Trailer

Saif Ali Khan Races to Save Mumbai in Netflix's 'Sacred Games' Trailer

[caption id="attachment_861470" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]Based on author Vikram Chandra's best-selling novel, Netflix's Sacred Games is the streaming service's first Indian original series -- and as you can see from the trailer below, the series focuses on the dark underside of Mumbai shows that things aren't starting off quietly Produced by Phantom Films with Anurag Kashyap and[...]

Indias Future in the DC Universe from Doomsday Clock: The Doomed

India's Future in the DC Universe from Doomsday Clock: The Doomed

But other countries are catching up...But who is who? Let's look at The Doomed from India.The Doomed -- a newly named team.Aalok of the Komeriah - first appearance Hawkman #2, 2002 created by Geoff Johns, James Robinson, and Rags Morales The leader of the Elephant-like race kept by the Makhna as slaves, and the ascendants of[...]

Archies Riverdale Gang Heads to Bollywood for New Movie

Archie's Riverdale Gang Heads to Bollywood for New Movie

Calling it an "an epic announcement that’s sure to send shockwaves around the globe," Archie announced that they're partnering with Graphic India to make a movie based on Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, Moose, and the rest of the crew.The press release calls the project "the first international comic to be translated for Indian screens,"[...]

Breathe Trailer: How Far Would You Go to Save Your Childs Life

Breathe Trailer: How Far Would You Go to Save Your Child's Life?

I left India and when I came back, the first film I auditioned for was Kai Po Che!" Source: Deadline Hollywood How far would you be willing to go to save someone you love? Would you let someone die? Would you take a life so that someone else could live? Those are the questions raised and[...]

Paramount TV Anonymous Bringing Epic Novel Shantaram to Series

Paramount TV, Anonymous Bringing Epic Novel 'Shantaram' to Series

Martin's Griffin[/caption]After an extended bidding war for adaptation rights, Anonymous Content and Paramount TV are set to bring Gregory David Roberts's sprawling 2004 novel Shantaram to series television. Anonymous Content’s Nicole Clemens and Steve Golin are set to executive produce alongside Andrea Barron; with the deal also including series adaptation rights to Robert's sequel novel The Mountain Shadow.In[...]

Civilization VI Brings India &#038 Chandragupta Maurya To Next Update

Civilization VI Brings India & Chandragupta Maurya To Next Update

The latest addition they've decided to show off is India, which will feature Chandragupta Maurya as the leader You can check out the video below to learn move about this empire's inclusion into the game, but the greater details probably won't be out for a few more days as they have been for previous additions.[...]


Thursday Runaround &#8211 The Lenny Henry Spider-Man

Thursday Runaround – The Lenny Henry Spider-Man

Where the character normally works for a newspaper or a radio station, we have made our main character the director of a social media site, to bring it into the modern era. So, like Clark Kent now then...SPIDER-FANBritish Comedian Lenny Henry has an Amazing Fantasy cover for his iPhone... INDIAN COMICS GET POLITICALWell, it worked for IDW[...]

Comic Convention Complaints Go International

Comic Convention Complaints Go International

An article in the Times of India highlights the complaints from attendees of Comic Con Express, the first ever comic convention in Hyderabad, India The biggest complaint was that the convention had very little to do with comic book and more to do with merchandising as only 20 of the 70 booth were comic book related.One attendee[...]

Tuesday Runaround &#8211 Jody Leheup To Gokul Gopalakrishnan

Tuesday Runaround – Jody Leheup To Gokul Gopalakrishnan

Lekin jab tak Bullett Raja hai, tab tak suraksha hai!'' Sure to get the audiences whistling we think! INDIA CONNED?Times Of India finds its Comic Con is like.. other comic cons... Comic Con Express — the title itself suggests that the two-day event was supposed to be dedicated to comics But even as 25,000-odd youngsters thronged[...]

Would You Invest In Dirty White Gold

Would You Invest In Dirty White Gold?

Friend of Bleeding Cool, Leah Borromeo is making a documentary about why around twenty-six Indian cotton farmers are committing suicide every day to get out of debt But as well as interviewing participants across the country, Leah has what they call "a naughty plan" in which she states "instead of one of those films that[...]

Cartoonist Arrested For Sedition

Cartoonist Arrested For Sedition

Aseem has refused to seek bail.His charge related to accusations that cartoons he drew mocked the Indian constitution, and insulted the Indian flag Trivedi was working with the current anti-corruption movement, creating Cartoons Against Corruption.The Chairman of the Press Council of India told newspapers that even arresting Trivedi was illegal, and that those who arrested[...]

Mr. Smylie Goes to Dubai: Reflections on Middle East Film &#038 Comic-Con

Mr. Smylie Goes to Dubai: Reflections on Middle East Film & Comic-Con

Everyone speaks English (it is mandatory in schools) and English serves as the lingua franca, as only about 1 in 8 people in the UAE are actually native locals, the vast majority being guest workers from India, Pakistan, Indonesia, China, and other points East, as well as a huge number of expat Westerners I don’t[...]

When Robert Crumb Went To India Comic Con &#8211 Pictures

When Robert Crumb Went To India Comic Con – Pictures

Mayank Khurana from comicaddicts.com went to the Second Annual Comic Con in Delhi at the weekend. As did Robert Crumb, Random House and a whole bunch of publishers, fans and cosplayers. Here's hoe it looked, with photos from day two and three…

Sunday Runaround &#8211 When Robert Crumb Went To India

Sunday Runaround – When Robert Crumb Went To India

“She had Googled her grandmother to learn about her past, and my name kept coming up,” Robbins explains. IndiaWatch: The second annual Indian Comic Con notices something every other country has noticed; The second ‘Comic Con India’ opened with fanfare at the capital`s Dilli Haat Friday The event showcased a huge range of heroes, both new and[...]

Friday Runaround &#8211 From Japan To India To The South China Sea

Friday Runaround – From Japan To India To The South China Sea

and getting the lettering correct.IndiaWatch: The second annual Indian Comic Con has begun, in Dilli Haat, New Delhi. The convention is also going to introduce 'Delhi's own" special mascot for the convention called 'Superkudi' - a super hero with a Punjabi touch created by Adhiraj Singh.The organisers have got Marvel and Disney on board as associate[...]

Thursday Runaround: Ghost Riding

Thursday Runaround: Ghost Riding

Co-opWatch: DC Comics is extending its co-op advertising programme so that any store using imagery from the upcoming Vertigo book Saucer Country in its advertising, will get 75% of their media costs back.ConWatch: Neal Adams and Carmine Infantino will be headlining at Florida Supercon from June 29th to July 2nd.StripWatch: Jef Burandt and Aaron Bir,[...]

Stan Lee To Create A New Comic Character For India

Stan Lee To Create A New Comic Character For India

THR reports that Stan Lee is to create a new comic book character for the Indian marketplace, Chakra - The Invincible A Mumbai-born teenage technical whizz, Raju Rai who gets bitten by a radioactive spider uses his skills to build a special suit that activates the body's Chakras in new and explosive fashions.He won't actually[...]