clear clear clear clear clear
clear
Movies
   Scoops & News

Lisa Ray's lesbian act in 'I Can't Think Straight'

By Subhash K. Jha, IANS
Send to Friend

Download Lisa Ray WallpapersIt seems like alternate sexuality is here to stay. After a spate of coming-out-of-closet films like "Brokeback Mountain" and "Kinsey", comes Lisa Ray and Sheetal Seth's lesbian love story titled "I Can't Think Straight".

The film is based on director Shamim Sharif's autobiographical book. Sharif has just finished shooting "I Can't Think Straight". It's been filmed in London and Oxford.

Lisa, who plays a rather unconventional role in Sharif's film, has just been wowing the world in Deepa Mehta's Oscar-nominated "Water".

Mehta is tightlipped about her protégé's foray into another kind of cinema. Lisa was chosen for "Water" following a shortlist that included Tabu and Kareena Kapoor.

"I've no idea what Lisa is doing with her career. I know she's very much in demand after 'Water'. Beyond that I've no comments to make," Mehta told IANS.

Lisa, who started her career in Bollywood with Vikram Bhatt's "Kasoor", chooses not to talk about her new project.

Aseem Bajaj, who shot Pritish Nandy Communications' "Chameli", is the director of photography for "I Can't Think Straight". He doesn't foresee any controversy erupting.

"I won't say the film is going to be controversial, not in this day and age. Sharif has handled the theme with great delicacy."

Bajaj is also shooting Sharif's next film titled "The Reader", a scandalously tender love story about a blind teacher in Oxford and her student. It is based in a post-World War II scenario

 


 
 

 More on Glamsham


- Aamir Khan to start filming for Rakesh Sharma's next? - News
- After Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal to spread magic in the biggest ever season of Royal Stag Barrel Select MTV Unplugged - News
- Amitabh Bachchan on changing trends in Indian Cinema - News
- Confirmed : Aditi Rao Hydari to play Sanjay Dutt's daughter in BHOOMI - News
- Deepika Padukone appears on The Ellen Degeneres Show - News
- Diana Penty in Nikhil Advani's LUCKNOW CENTRAL opposite Farhan Akhtar - News
- EXCLUSIVE: Bhawana Somaaya: Change is natural, life changes, so does cinema - News
- Exclusive: Priyanshu Chatterjee: I am not romantic at all - News
- Hrithik Roshan steps into Aamir Khan's shoes! - News
- Karan Johar's fan boy moment with George Clooney - News
- Release date of RUNNINGSHAADI.COM postponed - News
- Salman Khan gets clean chit by Jodhpur session Court - News
- Sunil Grover starrer COFFEE WITH D second trailer is mind blowing! - News
- Watch out for Hrithik Roshan and Yami Gautam awesome chemistry in KAABIL - News
- Will Being Human Salman Khan show his humanity to Ajay Devgn - News

   News Archives

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.