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Child actress, 14, among victims of Nepal crashupdated: Wed May 16 2012 09:46:00

A 14-year-old Indian actress, Taruni Sachdev, was among the passengers who died in Monday's plane crash in Nepal, officials said.

Amitabh Bachchan reveals the secret of Bollywood's successupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 06:40:00

It's an extraordinary concoction of dashing heroes, evil villains, insurmountable obstacles and star-crossed lovers.

Discovering the magic of Bollywoodupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 06:40:00

CNN's Icon talks to Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan about the industry that entices 10 million Indians into cinemas everyday.

Bollywood poster painters face extinction in digital ageupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 10:22:00

For decades, Bollywood film releases were accompanied by beautiful painted posters that decorated city streets all over India.

Coming up on Icon: Bollywood moviesupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 11:40:00

Mumbai -- a city that stirs the senses with its riot of sound and colour. It's home to 20 million people and also the world's largest film industry -- Bollywood. Every day, 10 million Indians escape the routine of their daily lives to spend three hours immersed in the world of song, dance and romance. So what is the formula and why does it work? What gives a Mumbai movie its magic? Icon goes to meet the King of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan and legendary choreographer, Farah Khan, to find out.

Bachchan: Bollywood needs to adaptupdated: Sat Nov 21 2009 07:51:00

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has told CNN that Indian cinema needs to move beyond traditional song-and-dance musicals amid increasing international competition in the Mumbai studios' domestic market.

Hurray for Bollywoodupdated: Sat Nov 21 2009 07:51:00

CNN's Max Foster asks Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan how Indian cinema has changed over the past 40 years.

Going globalupdated: Wed Jul 22 2009 22:27:00

Amitabh Bachchan, the face of Bollywood, is looking towards Indian films breaking out to a new international audience.

Amitabh Bachchan: Bollywood's elder statesmanupdated: Wed Jul 22 2009 22:27:00

After 40 years of appearing on the silver screen, actor Amitabh Bachchan is the elder statesman of Indian cinema and is possibly the most recognized man in India.

'Gandhi' star returns to India with Bollywood movieupdated: Fri May 22 2009 13:44:00

Editor's note: Watch The Screening Room Cannes special on CNN at the following dates and times: Wednesday 27 May: 0730, 1730, Saturday 30 May: 0730, 1800, Sunday 31 May: 0430, 1730, Monday 31 May: 0300 (All times GMT)

Searching for Sir Ben Kingsleyupdated: Fri May 22 2009 13:44:00

At Cannes it can be hard to find your interviewee amid all those yachts, as Neil Curry found out.

'Slumdog's' Mumbai premiere a celebrationupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 20:16:00

In the U.S., the film "Slumdog Millionaire" barely escaped going straight to video before it caught the eye of moviegoers and critics alike, becoming a sleeper hit and best picture nominee. It's viewed by many observers as the film to beat at the 81st annual Academy Awards.

Vote for your favorite Asia Pacific movie of all timeupdated: Tue Oct 14 2008 07:36:00

On 11 November 2008, at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, CNN viewers will honor one Asia Pacific film as the best of all time.

Interview: Amitabh Bachchanupdated: Tue Jul 10 2007 07:00:00

Hailed as India's greatest actor, he's the legendary star of Sholay and leader of the mighty Bachchan clan. CNN talked to Amitabh Bachchan, the De Niro of Bollywood, at an International Indian Film Academy event in London...

Best of Bollywood: Our top 10 filmsupdated: Tue Jul 10 2007 06:58:00

From the best of the Big B to the hottest routines, we celebrate the Indian Film Awards with our top 10 favorite Bollywood films. Spice up your life with these all-singing, all-dancing spectaculars.

Today's Buzz storiesupdated: Mon Feb 05 2007 14:29:00

Who's bigger in Bollywood, icon Amitabh Bachchan or younger rival Shah Rukh Khan?

Bar dance girls on the marchupdated: Thu Sep 01 2005 01:38:00

It is 3 a.m. on a Tuesday in Mumbai's northwestern Malad district, and in the far distance a group begins to emerge from the empty darkness.

Ash leads the Bollywood brandupdated: Wed Sep 01 2004 01:07:00

Think global brands and the first names to come to mind might be Microsoft, McDonald's, Toyota or Samsung.

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