Reflections

He comes bearing gifts for a nation-Jai Ho!

I thought they were going to kill him. As I was pushed toward the gate of his house and a Headlines Today microphone jammed into my face, I thought they were going to kill the two-time Oscar winner.I was standing outside A.R. Rahman’s house at 2 a.m. along with a mob of media persons, musicians,… Continue reading He comes bearing gifts for a nation-Jai Ho!

Reflections

Slumdog Millionaire not one in a million

Four Golden Globe awards, a sweep at the Screen Actors Guild Awards and 10 Oscar nominations....that was it -- I couldn’t handle the suspense any longer. I had to find out for myself just what the hullabaloo was all about. My verdict: average.The rags to riches fairy tale is one that I’ve seen time and… Continue reading Slumdog Millionaire not one in a million