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Why don’t we call ‘Game of Thrones’ regressive, asks Ekta Kapoor

New Delhi: Content on Hindi general entertainment channels is often termed regressive by industry experts. But TV czarina Ekta Kapoor feels television writers should be applauded for churning out unique story lines without taking a break, and still managing to hold the viewers’ interest. Ekta says the medium is not regressive, but for masses. “TV

Portrayal of homosexuality in Indian films regressive: Batra

New Delhi: Filmmaker Shakun Batra says homosexuality has always received a caricaturish treatment in Bollywood films but he has tried to break the stereotype with “Kapoor & Sons”. Batra’s last directorial venture, starring Fawad Khan, Sidharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt, had the Pakistani star play a homosexual character. The director says his aim was to