Teja Kakumanu to debut as director with Disney+ Hotstar Telugu comedy web series ‘Save the Tigers’

Teja Kakumanu to debut as director with Disney+ Hotstar Telugu comedy web series ‘Save the Tigers’

Director Teja Kakumanu and actor Priyadarshi with Gangavva on the sets of ‘Save the Tigers’ | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement The title, Save the Tigers, might lead to an assumption that it is a documentary or docu-fiction on saving the big cats. A Telugu web series has this title for a comedy- relationship drama in … Read more

Malayalam director-writer Ajayan Venugopalan on featuring expatriate life in his debut film ‘Shiv Shastri Balboa’

Malayalam director-writer Ajayan Venugopalan on featuring expatriate life in his debut film ‘Shiv Shastri Balboa’

Anupam Kher and Neena Gupta in Shiv Shastri Balboa, directed by Ajayan Venugopalan | Photo Credit: Special arrangement Writer-director Ajayan Venugopalan is a keen chronicler of expatriate life. Beginning with Akkarakazhchakal, Malayalam’s first YouTube sitcom in the late 2000s, to Metro Park, an equally hilarious Hindi web series that is currently streaming online, time and … Read more

Quadriplegic driver makes Festival of Speed debut

Former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt was paralysed from the shoulders down in a racing accident in 2000. Now, 21 years later, he is making his debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed in a semi-autonomous car that is controlled with head movements for turns and “sip-and-puff” control for acceleration. Mr Schmidt founded and co-owns the Arrow … Read more

MI vs RR: India U-19 World Cup star Kartik Tyagi joins Priyam Garg and Yashasvi Jaiswal, makes IPL debut

Kartik Tyagi, who made his IPL debut against Mumbai Indians on Tuesday, showed great application to bowl a bouncer and dismiss Quinton de Kock in his 1st over for Rajasthan Royals. Kartik Tyagi made his IPL debut for Rajasthan Royals. (Courtesy by BCCI) HIGHLIGHTS Tyagi rose to fame through his performances in the U-19 World … Read more