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Bollywood to reopen with mix of old and new films

NEW DELHI, July 3 -- Bollywood is prepping for theatrical reopening in India and abroad with a mix of old hits and brand new releases. While some producers are looking at re-releasing blockbusters to ... Read More


Saroj Khan, who made Sridevi, Madhuri dance, passes away

New Delhi, July 3 -- Veteran Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan died of cardiac arrest in Mumbai this morning. She was 71. She had been hospitalised for last few days on complaints of difficulty in br... Read More


RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group and Fortune Media Group to publish Fortune India

New Delhi, July 3 -- Industrial and services conglomerate RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group has tied up with Fortune Media Group to publish Fortune in India. Fortune, a business magazine, was earlier published i... Read More


Bollywood studios likely to cut marketing budgets by 20-30%

New Delhi, July 2 -- Aggressive marketing campaigns for Bollywood's top movies, some of which extend for more than two months, are expected to take a significant hit as studios and producers deal with... Read More


Video streaming platforms turn to old, unreleased films

NEW DELHI, July 2 -- After snapping up as many new, recent titles as possible, a bunch of video streaming platforms are now looking at old, unreleased films that either didn't find buyers and distribu... Read More


Multiplexes upset over no clarity from government on reopening

NEW DELHI, July 2 -- The Multiplex Association of India has expressed its displeasure over no clarity or direction from the government on reopening of theatres even under the latest unlocking guidelin... Read More


BookMyShow launches video streaming vertical

New Delhi, July 1 -- Online ticketing site BookMyShow has decided to create its own video content under a vertical called BookMyShow Online that will remain behind a paywall. Comprising shows such as ... Read More


Film promotion, marketing budgets to take a 20-30% hit post covid

New Delhi, July 1 -- The aggressive marketing campaigns for Bollywood's top movie titles, some of which extend over a couple of months, are expected to take a significant hit post covid as studios and... Read More


DTH subscriber base shrinks by over 2 million over 2019

New Delhi, June 30 -- The direct-to-home television subscriber base of India shrank by more than 2 million over 2019. The segment ended the year with 69.98 million as compared to 72.44 million in Marc... Read More


Bollywood loses out as theatres stay shut amid covid fears

New Delhi, June 30 -- For Bollywood, which rolled out multiple big hits in the first half of last year, the past six months were a time to forget. Losses during the period have crossed Rs.1,000 crore,... Read More