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Shekhar Kapur - Golden Age?

Shekhar Kapur told Mishal Husain he is working on a sequel to Elizabeth
In a HardTalk Extra interview screened on 3rd February, Mishal Husain spoke to Indian film director Shekhar Kapur, about his relationship to Hollywood and the changing face of the global entertainment business.


Shekhar Kapur is one of the elite club of asian film directors who have cracked Hollywood.

His breakthrough film Elizabeth gained seven Oscar nominations, including one for Best Picture.

But he tells Mishal Husain that Hollywood as we know it is seriously under threat, as asian culture becomes a force to be reckoned with on the global stage.

HARDtalk Extra can be seen on BBC World at 0430 GMT, 0830 GMT, 1130 GMT, 1530 GMT, 1930 GMT, 0030 GMT.

It can also be seen on BBC News 24 at 04:30 and 23:30.



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