0, Dec 04, 2020 0, Oct 19, 2020 Get Streaming! 14, Mindy Kaling's 'Never Have I Ever' Is The Show We Have Been Waiting For, Apr 24, 2020 0, How Teen Star Leela Ladnier Brings "Mira, Royal Detective" To Life, Mar 20, 2020 Linkedin. One must also make note that it has been 12 years since Ram Gopal Varma delivered a hit film. 2, ANOKHI Life Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Get Lit With These Cool Books By Desi Authors, Dec 13, 2019 According to a report in India Today, a 19-year-old Chennai boy committed suicide after he was ridiculed for being homosexual. 0, South Asian TV Stars: Desis Who Dominated Prime Time In 2019, Dec 19, 2019 After offering an acting opportunity to a TikTok user on Twitter, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma seems to have retracted as the tweet has been deleted. 0, Bollywood's Back! She is the happiest amidst mountains, with no wi-fi. Twitter users and activists haven’t taken well to the posters and have delivered their verdict, trashed the director, and accused him of misguiding the public on the pretext of LGBTQ activism. One of them has also questioned the director and asked if this is the LGBTQ empowerment of soft porn? Actor Radhika Madan talks about making Angrezi Medium with late actor Irrfan Khan, says she would cherish everything she learnt from Khan while working on the project. The series of seductive images immediately received backlash for the apparent fetishization of lesbians. The filmmaker maintained his stance in a recent interview with The Times Of India. Telegram. He had earlier made the remark that … Horror genre fans get ready as Ram Gopal Varma is back again with the genre he excels in. Titled '12 'o' Clock', the film stars Mithun Chakraborty, Makrand Deshpandey, Divya … Mar 03, 2020 It is 2020. There was a time when it was said that Urmila Matondkar has become the passion of Ram Gopal Varma. Interestingly, he was spending his lockdown days in Hyderabad but has now moved out. Copyright © HT Digital Streams Ltd. All rights reserved. 4, Rishi Kapoor (1952-2020): A Loving Look At Some Of His Iconic Bollywood Songs, Apr 30, 2020 The new marketing promos for Dangerous was announced on twitter by the film's director, by the Ram Gopal Varma. But, not any more though. Varma went on to say that he was just trying to find something to laugh about in a grim situation and apologised if he hurt any sentiments. 15, January 2020 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond, Jan 08, 2020 "The Broken Hearts Gallery" Celebrates The Remnants Of Love, One-On-One Chat With Breakout Star Geraldine Viswanathan Of "The Broken Hearts Gallery", 6 Psychological Thrillers You Don't Want to Miss, 8 Real-Life Dramas That You Need To Watch. Actor Sai Sreenivas, who has done Telugu films for over seven years now, talks about why he waited until now to finally gear up for his Bollywood debut. 1. Section 377 may have been struck down, but it remains a judgment. However, Ram Gopal Varma chose a different path and we wish he takes a cue from the comments on Twitter and releases a new poster and has great content in the feature film. One must wait to see what else the director has in store for the viewers. And his fans wasted no time to express their outrage: Featured Image Photo Credit: www.twitter.com, ANOKHI LIFE, At The Movies, Bollywood, Dangerous, Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga, Featured, Hindi Movies, Lesbian, Lesbianism, Lesbians, Lgbtq, lgbtq community, lgbtq movies, Lgbtqi, LGBTQIA+, Margarita With A Straw, mrinalini sundar, Ram Gopal Varma, shubh mangal zyada. “Being denied drinking water … being beaten up every day just because of my sexual orientation was a really horrible experience. MUMBAI: After Ram Gopal Varma called "Bombay Velvet" Anurag Kashyap's "Aag", the "Ugly" helmer took to Twitter to talk to his former mentor and invite him for a cup of coffee. 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He is known for his films Satya, Rangeela, Company, Sarkar, Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag, Bhoot, and Daud, among many others. For example, Indian activist, Jayhree Bajoria was arrested under section 377 and was made to spend 47 traumatic days behind bars. End Of Sentence.' 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Ram Gopal Varma is one of the well known film directors of Bollywood industry. Earlier in the day, Varma shared a song on coronavirus titled Kanipinchani Purugu Corona. Get free access to newsletters, alerts and recommendations. Deepa Mehta's Much-Buzzed New Flick 'Funny Boy', SAGA Foundation Creates A Platform To Increase Awareness Of The Global South Asian Art World, Shayde Beauty Tackles Hyperpigmentation & Acne Scars For South Asian Skintones, The Beauty Market Offers Personalized Online Shopping & Virtual Beauty Consults For Those Looking To Amp Up Their Skincare, South Asian Sexual And Mental Health Alliance Wants To Shed Light On Taboo Topics For South Asian Youth, The Woodsman Beard Launches Balms & Oils For The Perfect Beard, Love Reconnected Aims To Teach Ways To Overcome Our Differences And Accept LGBTQ2+, ANOKHI UNCENSORED EPISODE 28: Founders of SRC Partners Rohi Mirza Pandya & Sandhya Jain-Patel, ANOKHI UNCENSORED EPISODE 27: Is The Age Of Designer Excess Over? A Little Late With Lilly Singh: Have We Finally Convinced Hollywood That We Exist? Twitter. Will Sushant Singh Rajput's Death Bring Down The Nepotistic Culture Of The Bollywood Mafia? Varma directed films across multiple genres, including parallel cinema and docudrama noted for their gritty realism, technical finesse, and craft. However, in a later tweet, he shared that it was an April Fool’s prank. Ram Gopal Varma has once again managed to make headlines for all the wrong reasons. According to a report in Koimoi.com, a girl imitated Ram Gopal Varma’s body language on TikTok and … We have had cases like Rajesh Yadav, 25, who identifies as a gay cross-dresser and lives in Bilaspur, in central India. He questioned the basis of the holy status of Lord Ganesha, arguing that the only thing Ganesha did that his … Sharing the picture on Twitter, Ram Gopal Varma wrote, "A … Here is a look at Ram Gopal Varma's Twitter. Actor Nafisa Ali, who turns 64 today, goes down the memory lane to recall her most special birthday, and her outlook towards life changing over the years. Ever since the trailer of his upcoming film Veerappan has been released, RGV has been quite active on Twitter. Sep 08, 2020. “Sorry to disappoint, but now he tells me it’s a April Fool joke. The series of seductive images immediately received backlash for the apparent fetishization of lesbians. One tweeted, “why do men think that showing hot scenes are the epitome of boldness in lgbtq+ community. “My doctor just told me that I tested positive with Corona,” he wrote on Twitter. The OTT platforms have been credited for creating a level playing field for actors, Not just actors but everyone involved in the process of creative process of content creation, be it writers, directors and pretty much everyone. Just after Naga Chaitanya and Samantha's Majili's trailer was released, their fans started praising the couple for their performances in the video. Ram Gopal Verma is no stranger to controversies and eye-catching statements. 0, Dec 28, 2020 you’re doing nothing but pandering to male gaze & contributing to fetishization of lesbians without leading to any progress in eliminating stigma towards lesbians & lgbtq+ comm.”. 2, February 2020 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond, Feb 05, 2020 While the whole nation has been ignoring his movies, the filmmaker has found a unique way to keep himself in the limelight – by tweeting offensive content. Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has shifted his base to Goa from Mumbai and has received criticism several times for his tweets and films. 0, Jul 30, 2020 My doctor just told me that I tested positive with Corona, Sorry to disappoint, but now he tells me it’s a April Fool joke it’s his fault and not mine, Anyway I am just trying to make light of a grim situation but the joke is on me and if I dint offend anyone I sincerely apologise to them. 7 Best Concert Films To Stream At Home, Jul 23, 2020 Check Out These January 2021 Movies & Shows From Bollywood And Beyond! 5, Get Streaming! “Our families are against our relationship. Why is showing sexual content on the poster so important for a lesbian film? 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Multiple politicians and leaders have been protesting against Saif's show Tandav for 'hurting religious sentiments'. Ram Gopal Varma took to his Twitter handle to announce the lead pair of his upcoming film titled Thriller with a sumptuous picture. LGBTQIA+ activist and founder of Queer Chennai Chronicles, C Moulee, said, “Every queer person faces harassment. Like many, Varma has an office in Mumbai for a long time now but has now moved his base to Goa. Over the past few years, director Ram Gopal Varma (RGV) is known less for his movies and more for his shameful remarks on women whenever he gets an opportunity. However, minutes later, Varma clarified in another tweet that his coronavirus diagnosis was an April Fool’s joke. Why does it have to have women sticking their tongue out or kissing? 0, Sep 07, 2020 And then we have Ram Gopal Varma, a Bollywood movie director best known for movies during the 90s. Having said all this, the saving grace is the comments under these posters. However, in a later tweet, he shared that it was an April Fool’s prank. Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma also took to Twitter and praised the director for KGF Chapter 2 and changing the face of Kannada film industry. Be it Raat, Bhoot, or Vastu Shastra Ram Gopal Varma is known to have given spine-chilling horror films..His next Movie is titled 12’o’ clock and as the poster says Andar ka Bhoot the film is … A Twitter user called his post a "cheap joke." 0, "Funny Boy" By Deepa Mehta Is Canada's Official Submission For Best International Feature Film At The 2021 Oscars, Nov 02, 2020 0. Ram Gopal Varma is in news again for a controversial remark. 0, March 2020 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond, Mar 12, 2020 Actor Sara Ali Khan and her brother were spotted at a restaurant on Saturday night in Mumbai for a dinner outing. Binge On These September 2020 Movies & Shows From Bollywood & Beyond, 5 Reasons We Love Netflix Show "Masaba Masaba" and You Will Too, A Must Watch! The condition of the LGBTQIA+ community gets worst in rural India. 3, Saroj Khan (1948-2020): 10 Iconic Songs From The Legendary Choreographer, Jul 06, 2020 Our Fave Moments From The "I FOR INDIA" Concert, May 06, 2020 It took me almost 17 years to even talk about it,” he said during an interview with the BBC. 11, 'Transplant' Star Hamza Haq Represents The Refugee Experience On His Top-Rated TV Drama, May 15, 2020 Releasing the first look of my most ambitious film till date at 1.30 pm today .it will be INDIA’S FIRST LESBIAN CRIME ACTION FILM pic.twitter.com/uLpPPV8uMB, If you are falling under the bracket that says, why such drama over a movie poster? 0, Aug 19, 2020 Actor Akshay Kumar has shared a video on Twitter, asking his fans and followers to make contributions to the Ram Mandir construction in Ayodhya. With the community facing discrimination and harassment on an everyday basis, Bollywood has the chance to bring more awareness and change in the mindsets of people. 0. 0, Oct 06, 2020 Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has been banned for life by the Federation of West Indian Cine Employees, which comprises of 32 unions. What gives? Oct 30, 2020 Also read: Kartik Aaryan celebrates sister Kritika’s birthday during lockdown, shares failed attempt at baking cake, FULL SONG OF CORONAVIRUS "కనిపించని పురుగు" inspired by #coronavirus Music by @sandykeys111 , Creative Editing by @vfxrakesh , Lyriced and Edited by ME ..DON’T ENJOY https://t.co/Mo51YkXsta. 1. Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Wednesday announced his return to the horror genre with his next release. Check them out here. The same report says that transgender youth are at the highest risk, nearly six times as likely to attempt suicide as heterosexual peers. 0, Sohan S. Koonar Tackles The Whitewashing Of Sikh History In His Book "Paper Lions", Feb 25, 2020 There will be times in your life when you'll be flipping channels on TV, and you'll chance upon films like Satya and Rangeela, and wonder how a talented filmmaker like Ram Gopal Varma, became one of the more controversial presences on social media (among other things). Ram Gopal Varma announces a movie on Arnab Goswami Deflated by the industry stalwarts’ inaction against Arnab Goswami, Varma announced that he will be making a movie on the news anchor in which he would ‘take the clothes off his facade’ and portray him naked ‘exposing the lengths and breadths of all his vital corrupt stats’. 0, Dec 07, 2020 The incident took place on Friday night near Yavat village on Pune-Solapur highway following which police registered a non-cognisable offence against Mahesh Manjrekar. Kamala Harris ' Vogue Cover really horrible experience incident took place on Friday near... 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