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‘What’s Love Got To Do With It?’ Review: A Pitch-Perfect Lily James Headlines a Vibrant Multicultural Rom-Com

Emma Thompson and Shazad Latif also star in Shekhar Kapur's first foray into the traditional romantic comedy arena, premiering at the Toronto Film Festival.

‘Vikings’ Creator Michael Hirst to Pen ‘Ibis Trilogy’ Adaptation for Endemol Shine

'Vikings' creator Michael Hirst is to pen the adaptation of Amitav Ghosh's 'The Ibis Trilogy,' which Shekhar Kapur is directing for Endemol Shine.

‘Elizabeth’ Helmer Shekhar Kapur to Direct ‘Ibis Trilogy’ Series for Endemol Shine

An 'Ibis Trilogy' series for Endemol Shine — based on best-selling Indian author Amitav Ghosh's novels set in mid-nineteenth century Asia against the backdrop of the opium wars between Britain, India and China — was unveiled at Series Mania in Lille and will be directed by 'Elizabeth' helmer Shekhar Kapur.

Amit Masurkar’s ‘Newton’ Takes Honors at India’s National Film Awards

The political satire, which was India's entry this year in the foreign-language Oscar race, took two honors, including for best Hindi-language film.

Young Bruce Lee Film ‘Little Dragon’ to Begin Shooting This Summer

Directed by Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur and backed by Chinese investors, the movie will explore the martial arts legend's tumultuous early days in '50s Hong Kong.

India Makes it Mandatory for National Anthem to Be Played in Theaters

The Supreme Court ruling has divided opinion over the issue with some calling it “ridiculous.”

Cannes: Directors Shekhar Kapur, Fernando Eimbcke Join ‘Berlin I Love You’ (Exclusive)

'Homeland' actor Joel Basman will star in Eimbcke's segment in the omnibus feature, which begins shooting this summer.

AFM: ‘Elizabeth’ Helmer Shekhar Kapur to Direct Fantasy ‘Tiger’s Curse’

Lotus Entertainment will produce and introduce the film to foreign buyers at AFM

Shekhar Kapur Will Chair 2014 Capri, Hollywood International Film Fest

The Indian filmmaker, who is best known for directing 'Elizabeth' and 'Elizabeth: The Golden Age,' will oversee the fest's 19th edition from Dec. 26-Jan. 2

International Celebrities React to the Death of Robin Williams

Stars from the around the globe tweet their tributes to the actor and comedian

Kevin Spacey Shows Off Dance Moves at Bollywood IIFA Awards (VIDEO)

Sports biopic "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" is the big winner at the 15th edition of the Bollywood honors, which were held in the U.S. for the first time and also saw John Travolta break out some dance moves.

Dubai 2013: Shekhar Kapur Calls for More ‘Chaos and Panic’ to Bolster Creativity

The Pakistani-born director of "Elizabeth" spoke, together with director Ava DuVernay, at an AMPAS-sponsored event at this year's festival.