Bar on use of Amitabh Bachchan image, voice or name without approval: Delhi HC
On Friday, a single bench led by Justice Navin Chawla said that the defendants were using his celebrity status to promote their own goods and services without the Bollywood superstar’s authorisation.
Bollywood rocks! Amitabh Bachchan's $10 NFT retails at $2,500. Is investing a good idea?
Bollywood NFTs have become popular after veteran actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan forayed into the space.
Rush hour for millionaire homes
With the bull run in equities acting as a catalyst, India's HNIs are back to buying multi-million dollar homes.
Multiplexes v producers: A battle without a winner
The decision of some producers to release their movies directly on OTT has riled multiplexes, but this is a fight no one can win. In the end, it’s about economic compulsions.
Audible makes India testing ground for innovation
The Amazon-owned audiobook streaming platform is roping in top Bollywood talent to offer free content to users to experiment with new formats and vernacular stories.
Amitabh Bachchan has been in the movies for 50 years, but still works with the enthusiasm of a newcomer. He has been selected for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year.
Kalyan Jewellers: Striking gold
Kerala’s Kalyanaraman family has built a ₹10,500-crore jewellery empire and is looking at touching ₹25,000 crore by 2025.
Lights, camera, take two for big movie producers
Once upon a time big-ticket movies headlined by megastars would be lapped up by audiences. Not anymore. Moviemakers are realising that small is not just beautiful but profitable, too.
Singh is the new king
He is fast turning into a hit machine and is the first choice for endorsements for a variety of megabrands. Ranveer Singh is an idea whose time has come.
Inside the issue: The Business of Entertainment
Here’s a sneak peek into our biannual collector’s edition on the business of entertainment.