Leading Indie artist Samar Mehdi releases his new single titled Raushni. A soul-stirring melody, Raushni is the singer-songwriter’s first single of 2022. The song features vocals by Samar Mehdi and his sister Sarah Mehdi. Touted as a gratitude song, the single is a reverberation of the myriad of emotions like gratitude, love, despair, and joy. Samar has written the song, and it is mixed and produced by Aman Arakh.
Maja Ma is a progressive start to break gender stereotypes and a start of queer stories in India, says Srishti Shrivastava who plays a prominent part in the recently released Amazon Original film.
On the occasion of Karva Chauth, EORTV, country’s leading OTT platform creating LGTBQ content will be streaming the last two episodes of its popular web show, I Love Us 2 based on same sex relationship. The episode is a marriage and Suhagraat (wedding night) scene between the two leads of the show Supyarde Singh and Roaleey Ryan. This marks the first time ever that an Indian web show will be showcasing a lesbian marriage on screen. The series is directed by Deepak Pandey and produced by Falguni Shah (Dreamzz Images Studio) and is streaming on EORTV. The first season starred Ali Merchant, Ashmita Jaggi and Harsha Chopda and it was a great success and season 2 marks its end with this high drama packed episode on Friday, 14tth October 2022.
I Love Us 2 on EORTV has been a success majorly credited to its storyline and a same sex relationship marriage shown between the lead actors Roaleey Ryan and Supyaarde Singh. The show released a new song recently called Chakna Choor which sees Roaleey holding a bottle of alcohol and drinking as she remembers her time shared with her lover Supyaarde who is now getting married. This has made fans and people wonder if she did actually get drunk for the sequence.
Actor Shalini Pandey is seen in up-and-coming music composer Vikram Montrose’s (Sanju and Shershaah) recently released music video, titled ‘Sajna’. Shalini had garnered a lot of positive reviews for her Gujarati film Rachna No Dabbo and short film, Dwand as their leading lady and is now gearing up for a Hindi feature film, alongside the release of Sajna.
Writer-director Souvik Gupta whose last outing was creative direction for the anthology series “Fuh se Fantasy” released by VOOT is now out with his next web series called “Yeh Dooriyaan” starring actors Paresh Pahuja (Tiger Zinda Hai fame) and Manjari Fadnnis (Jaane Tu..Ya Jaane Na fame) on the popular YouTube channel Humaramovie. Yeh Dooriyan which was entirely shot during 2020 lockdown is a love story about a long-distance marriage. Even though it was shot during the lockdown, it is not a story about lockdown or the pandemic, it’s just a catalyst and finds very little mention in the series.
The Script Room, the young bespoke advertising outfit which is modelled as writers’ room completes three glorious years hitting it out of the park with more than a hundred ad films. A pioneer in creating and producing engaging content, The Script Room has worked as a creative agency with a diverse portfolio of clients. Founded by Rajesh Ramaswamy (Ramsam) & Ayyappan Raj in 2019, the agency has been offering content strategies, script writing & production support to clients.
BFF kickstarts 2nd Year Festival Run with a stellar lineup
The Bandra Film Festival (BFF) enters its second year, celebrating its first anniversary announcing a strategic tie- up with Pocket Films for a year. The alliance entails curating a slate of a few special films to be showcased over the year, starting with ‘Detour’ starring Vikrant Massey and Sayani Gupta in lead roles.
Bollywood recently saw the trailer of the upcoming horror film starring Nushrratt Bharuccha called Chhorri, directed by Vishal Furia- remake of the 2017 Marathi movie ‘Lapachhapi’. The original film starred Actress Pooja Sawant as the lead character playing the role of a pregnant lady experiencing paranormal activities around her.