Cast of Aladdin announced… but the diversity debate continues

There’s been plenty of talk surrounding the casting of the new Aladdin film, with diversity being a major factor. Now the talented actors to star in the real-life remake of the Disney classic have been announced, and there have been mixed reactions from fans and the entertainment industry. Relatively unknown Egyptian-born Canadian actor Mena Massoud has landed…

Girl Crush Of The Moment: Jinnie

As the director of Nupur Dance, Jinnie knows how to shake, shimmy and shine on stage with a bold Bollywood twist. We caught up with the talented entrepreneur as she launches her own eponymous brand, proving there’s more to Jinnie than already meets the eye. I AM STARSTRUCK: When and how did Nupur start? JINNIE: Nupur was…

Premier’s Youth Medal winner talks multiculturalism in Western Sydney

He may have won the Youth medal at the Premier’s Harmony Dinner earlier this year, but cultural diversity advocate Khushaal Vyas says it’s his local community who deserves the recognition. The 21-year-old, who’s been recognised for his involvement in the development of the Fairfield Youth & Community Centre, has defended the suburb’s “hard-working” residents after former…

Gather & Stitch dresses us for the Logies

Ever since ‘I Am Starstruck’ launched in 2011, the TV Week Logie Awards have been our absolute highlight of the year. With our own hashtag #LogiesWithLeeshie, we’re all about celebrating and embracing local television. This year our own Alicia “Leeshie” V finally got to attend Australian television’s night of nights on behalf of Yahoo7 Be.…