A Little Late With Lilly Singh: Have We Finally Convinced Hollywood That We Exist?

Now that we've have made history it's time to continue the conversation on why diversity and representation really matters. Yes, we've told you before that Hollywood needed to realize that we all exist, so have we crossed that threshold with A Little Late With Lilly Singh? We take a closer look.  In case you missed it, Scarborough’s very own and renowned YouTuber, Lilly Singh, has begun her takeover of the airwaves (and Yo

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5 Reasons Why Lilly Singh Is The Perfect Talk Show Host

Updated: Tonight Lilly Singh, the Canadian YouTube sensation (and an ANOKHI Award recipient) will premiere her new late show,  A Little Late With Lilly Singh and will becom

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JLo, Constance Wu & Cast of "Hustlers" Celebrate Empowerment On Twitter Canada's #SheInspiresMe Panel

To a standing room-only crowd, Twitter Canada's #SheInspiresMe panel discussion had the cast of Hustlers which included Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu, share candid stories about the women who inspire them,  breaking the old boys club of film sets and how women get stuff done and fast.  Wi

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These South Asian Stars Will Shine At TIFF 2019

ANOKHI previews the top South Asian films and talent coming to this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Check out these South Asian stars who will shine at TIFF 2019.  Cinema luminaries from across the globe once again converge on Toronto, as one of the world’s biggest, most prestigious film fests starts rolling this Thursday, headlined by such hotly anticipated titles as

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  • August 2019 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond!

    Still looking for great movies to catch this month? Check out our complete list of our August 2019 hot South Asian films from Bollywood and beyond!    ...

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  • From 'Saving Hope' To Soulpepper: Huse Madhavji Takes Centre Stage In 'Art'

    From broadcast to television drama and now independent theatre, Huse Madhavji has carved a burgeoning name for himself in North American ...

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  • Brexit, The Brit And The Boss: Gurinder Chadha On Why 'Blinded By The Light' Is The Movie Her Heart Needed

    With her exhilarating film Blinded By The Light (New Line Cinema/Warner Bros.) coming out today, director Gurinder Chadha shares with us her love for The B ...

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  • Bollywood Actress Vidya Balan Reveals Why ‘Mission Mangal’ Is An Awesome Tribute To Working Women

    *This interview  first aired on the Open Chest With Raj Girn radio show. This is a transcription of the conversation between host ...

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  • Akshay Kumar Of 'Mission Mangal' Tells Us Why Supporting STEM Dreams Matter

    With his latest film Mission Mangal — inspired by the true story of India's 2014 Mars Orbitor Mission (also known as the "Mangalyaan") — Akshay Kumar chatted with us about the importance of India's place in the global space exploration movement, his socially conscious cinematic choices and w ...

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  • Twitter War: Celebs From India And Pakistan Sound Off On Article 370

    From Mahira Khan to Anupam Kher and Atif Aslam to Saba Qamar celebs from India and Pakistan have taken to Twitter to show where they stand on the controversial repeal of Kashmir's Article 370 by  Modi. There were general statements as well as direct responses to each other all the while running ...

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  • The Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival Brought Celebrated Global Desi Stories To The Big Screen

    The internationally acclaimed festival boasted South Asian cinematic works which captured the hearts of the Desi cinephile.  The Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival (M ...

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  • 5 Reasons Why Jameela Jamil Is A Certified Badass Desi

    The noted star from The Good Place has carved a spot in the pop culture space for her empowering views and her fearless takedowns on Twitter. It's been quite the year for her which is why we need to bow do ...

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  • You Can't Possibly Guess Why Sanjay Seran From Delhi 2 Dublin Is Really Excited About Their Latest Album "We Got This"

    Canada's iconic Canadian electrofunk/reggae band Delhi 2 Dublin, continues to slay the global festival scene with some seriously styled "Subcontinental pop".  Their latest album "We Got This" is al ...

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  • Celebs From Bollywood and Hollywood Who Won (And Lost) The FaceApp Challenge

    After the #10YearChallenge and the more recent #BottleCapChallenge, it was about time another challenge took over social media. Cue: The #AgeChallenge or better known as #FaceAppChallenge. Basically, the FaceApp shows what you will look like in 50 years. Check out our list of celebs whom we thin ...

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  • These South Asian Authors Need To Be On Your Summer Reading List

    As the weather finally gets warmer, it's time to hit the beach with one of these great reads. From the minds of talented South Asians, each of these books will inspire and entertain you. We tell you why these South Asian authors need to be on your summer reading list!    ...

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