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UDITA

JHUNJHUNWALA

JOURNALIST, AUTHOR, FILM CRITIC, CURATOR, COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT

ABOUT ME

My experience in media and communications ranges over three decades. I have worked with top-line organisations such as MTV, Mid-Day, Hindustan Times and BBC Radio.

My articles and opinions on cinema, lifestyle and travel have appeared in leading Indian and international publications, websites and radio shows.

When I am not in a movie screening or interviewing a Bollywood star, I enjoy reading, music, dance and travel. 

WHAT I DO

Movie Theatre

Latest Bollywood, Hollywood, world cinema, web series and short films reviewed

REVIEWS

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INTERVIEWS

Conversations with celebrities and personalities about their work and life

Magazines

FEATURES

A peek into trending topics including fashion, travel, health and lifestyle

FEATURED ARTICLES

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INTERVIEW

Keerthy Suresh on ‘Mahanati’, ‘Penguin’ and her winning streak: ‘Magic does happen’

The last 40 days during lockdown have been the longest Keerthy Suresh has spent at her home in Kerala since she moved to Chennai to study fashion design. The 27-year-old actor was fortunate that she could visit a studio and complete dubbing for her movie film Penguin.

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INTERVIEW

Sushmita Sen returns on screen as 'Michael Corleone in a female form'

Sushmita Sen's last Hindi film was No Problem in 2010. After that, she acted in the Bengali film Nirbaak, which released in 2015. The ensuing years have come with a host of challenges for the former Miss Universe and mother of two—chief among them being a debilitating illness.

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FEATURE

The battle for Bollywood: Virus, streaming apps spark fears for cinemas

A Bollywood actor's face tattooed on his arm, Sandeep Bacche's devotion shocks few in India where stars enjoy semi-divine status. But even here the hallowed silver screen may be losing its shine to streaming services and pandemic fears.

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