Looking Back at ‘The Mindy Project’: A Flawed, Yet Sweet TV Romance

by BG Staff – Follow @browngirlmag When “The Mindy Project” premiered in 2012, it signaled…

From Animated Original to New Play, Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Controversy of Racism and Whitewashing

by Amina Khan – Follow @aminaaakhan23 Whitewashing in Hollywood has been an issue…

12 Fall TV Comedy Series to Binge-Watch Immediately

Here are some seriously great television gems you don’t want to miss. They’ll go perfectly with your pumpkin spiced everything.

Kumail Nanjiani Hilariously Tackles Islamaphobia in ‘SNL’ Debut

The world was introduced to Kumail Nanjiani and his comedy brilliance this past weekend for his “Saturday Night Live” debut.

Harvey Weinstein Allegations’ Unveil the Real ‘Magnitude of the Problem’

With the allegations of sexual harassment, sexual assault and rape against Harvey Weinstein, we have a few things to say to those in power who abuse women

All the Real Award-Worthy Acceptance Speeches from the Emmy Awards

by Saloni Gajjar – Follow @browngirlmag  #REPRESENTATION. Or at least that was the motto at…

Huma Qureshi on “Viceroy’s House,” and the Importance of Being Comfortable in Your Own Skin

by Kanika Monga – Follow @DrKanikaMonga Making a film about the partition of India is…

Was Patti Cake$ A Hit or Miss? + An Interview With Actor Siddharth Dhananjay

by Amina Khan – Follow @aminaaakhan23 The new Fox Searchlight movie ‘Patti Cake$’ directed by…

Harry Potter: The Boy Who Keeps on Living

Harry Potter still holds the power to make people read, and technology takes a backseat. Whether it was via Hermione’s intelligence or Dumbledore’s wisdom, the significance of knowledge was always evident.

Kumail Nanjiani’s ‘The Big Sick’ is a Unique Love Story With Universal Truth

Love is hard. That’s an undeniable fact. But, as many South Asians and other minority communities know all too well, acceptance can be much harder.

Is Beauty An Accomplishment? My Response to Priyanka Chopra Voted “Second Most Beautiful Woman in the World”

I know many people reading this will argue that she was chosen for being much more than a pretty face – a Goodwill Ambassador, breaking diversity barriers, and more.

But who are we kidding?

Priyanka Chopra is a Stone-Cold Villain in the New ‘Baywatch’ Trailer

by Gabbie Deonath On March 22, Paramount Pictures released the official trailer…

Ritesh Batra Explores Reconnection & Harsh Truths with ‘The Sense of an Ending’

by Keertana Sastry  Follow @KeertanaKS Relationship. Connection. Resolution. That’s what the new film…

And The Award Goes To… Sunny Pawar!

by Tayeba Hussain – Follow @browngirlmag Yes, he is the adorable little boy…

Does An Oscar Win for Casey Affleck Mean Sexual Harassment & Violence Is Normalized In Society?

by Anjali Bhakta – Follow @anjaliib  “I shall not change my course because…

Mahershala Ali Becomes First Muslim Actor to win Best Supporting Oscar for ‘Moonlight’

Mahershala Ali becomes the first Muslim actor to win Best Supporting Actor at the Oscars last night.

An Oscar Nomination For Dev Patel Isn’t Proof Of South Asian Progress in Hollywood — But It’s A Start

by Fatima Ahmed Actor Dev Patel is heading to the Oscars tomorrow with…

Deepika Padukone is Your Sole Reason to Watch ‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’

2017 has started on an impressive note for Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone. She stars opposite Vin Diesel in the action movie “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage,” which released on January 20. Over the weekend, the film collected a notable $50.3 million worldwide.

Aziz Ansari: A South Asian Is Finally Hosting Saturday Night Live

I’ve dreamt of being the first Indian person to host but only ever thinking of it as a dream. And now Aziz Ansari is living that dream as he hosts SNL this weekend.

How the Golden Globes was a Lesson in Highlighting Diversity

by Saloni Gajjar – Follow @browngirlmag The 74th Annual Golden Globes aired…