television dramas

‘The Wire’ cast members reunite in hilarious musical spoof


June 6th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Baltimore, 
June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cast members of the critically acclaimed series ‘The Wire’ reunited to take part in the hilarious musical skit.The show, which lasted five seasons, is regarded by ... Read more...

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Varun Badola rues lack of quality content on TV


April 15th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Television actor Varun Badola, who is known for his role of a mentally-challenged man in "Koshish Ek Aashaa", feels that the content of television shows ... Read more...

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Screening can save Indian women from killer cancer


March 6th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 6 (IANS) With over 366 million Indian women over 15 at risk for developing cervical cancer, an Indian American specialist says regular pre-cancer screening can prevent this killer ... Read more...

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“Skins” MTV Premiere Gets Mixed Reaction


January 18th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) These days, MTV has been deviating its content from music to television dramas. After the popularity of "Jersey Shore", MTV is back with yet another television ... Read more...

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Brit TV dramas portray characters with mental health issues as ‘dangerous’


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): A study of peak-time British programme has indicated that television dramas too often portray characters with mental health problems as "dangerous".Almost half (45 pc) of fictional characters with ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman Felt Embarassed At Environmental Media Awards


October 19th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood actress Natalie Portman was left extremely embarrassed at the recently held Environmental Media Awards after a video clip showing her singing and dancing was shown ... Read more...

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‘Pavitra Rishta’ bags international honour


October 5th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Zee TV's popular show "Pavitra Rishta" has bagged the special jury award at the Seoul International Drama Awards 2010."Pavitra Rishta" revolves around a middle-class girl Archana's attempts ... Read more...

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Hollywood film-maker Arthur Penn dies


September 30th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The legendary Hollywood director Arthur Penn, who earned a huge amount of fame after he directed the film, Bonnie and Clyde in 1967, is no more.He ... Read more...

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‘Voyeurism has led to rise of TV reality shows’


June 26th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) There's a flood of reality shows on television thanks to increasing voyeurism, but the excitement will wear off once the power of imagination steers ... Read more...

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TV medical shows do not depict proper first aid for seizures


February 15th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A new study has found that most TV medical shows do not depict proper first aid for seizures.Scientists screened the most popular medical dramas and discovered that doctors ... Read more...

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Do popular TV shows depict proper first aid for seizures?


February 15th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 15 (IANS) Watching popular medical dramas on TV like "ER" or "Grey's Anatomy" might not be the best way to learn what to do when someone has a seizure. Researchers ... Read more...

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Truman Capote’s ‘tortured life’ revealed in upcoming memoir


June 22nd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 22 (ANI): Truman Capote may have sourced at least 20 films and television dramas, but the writer himself led a tortured life, claims a forthcoming memoir.Edmund White recalled his ... Read more...

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Romola Garai ‘excited’ to play Emma in BBC’s latest Jane Austen adaptation


April 4th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4(ANI): English-Hungarian actress Romola Garai has landed the leading role in BBC's latest Jane Austen adaptation, a production of Emma.The 26-year-old will play the "handsome, clever and rich" heroine in ... Read more...

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Make Malaysian cinema better than Bollywood: PM (Lead)


May 30th, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 30 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Adullah Ahmad Badawi wants his country's cinema to rival Bollywood, the Mumbai-based Hindi film industry, since he feels his nation has all the cultural ... Read more...

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Badawi wants Malaysian cinema to rival Bollywood


May 30th, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 30 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Adullah Ahmad Badawi wants his country's cinema to rival Bollywood, the Mumbai-based Indian film industry, since he feels his nation has all the cultural ... Read more...

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