Reshma Dordi : Founder/Executive Producer
Reshma Dordi, former Miss L.A. India, is an award-winning journalist, founder, and lead anchor of the premier South Asian TV show, 'Showbiz India,' which has been on the air for over 25 years with 20 million viewers nationally and internationally. As one of the most seasoned presenters in the United States, Dordi is a household name in the South Asian community. Her career is a tapestry of achievements in which she seamlessly combines her love for journalism with her devotion to the betterment and upliftment of the South Asian community.
Dordi’s widely successful TV show has featured A-list celebrities from Hollywood to Bollywood, international business leaders, and iconic figures. 'Showbiz India' has been at the forefront of bringing significant change to the South Asian diaspora by raising mental health awareness through the company’s collaboration with the Los Angeles County Department Of Mental Health. In recent years, 'Showbiz India' has been using its platform to create content that breaks the silence and stigma surrounding mental health in the South Asian community. Spearheaded by Dordi, this campaign has resonated with the community across all ages and initiated a much-needed dialogue on the highly stigmatized topic of mental health. Additionally, 'Showbiz India' has been awarded two consecutive grants by the California State Library to help combat Asian hate and slander.
Dordi has always believed in using her platform and resources to make a difference in the world around her. She is no stranger to philanthropic endeavors and social causes. She has served as a board of trustee for the Maitri Organization, an NGO in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was also a board member for PRATHAM – an NGO that works towards the provision of quality education to underprivileged children in India.
In addition to that, Dordi is also the founder of Reshma Beauty Inc., a driving force behind the brand's remarkable success, which offers an all-natural line of beauty products in keeping with the Indian holistic principles of Ayurveda.
Reshma Dordi's media exposure and recognition extend far and wide, with appearances on TV and radio shows like NBC's Today Show, CBS Early Show, Inside Edition, E! Entertainment, Sony Entertainment Television, Doordarshan, KNX News Radio, Lifetime TV, The View, KTLA, and most recently, EXTRA. Her contributions to promoting South Asian culture in mainstream America have been recognized by the California Legislature Assembly and the city of Beverly Hills for her outstanding work in TV reporting, media, and journalism.
Dordi's educational background includes a bachelor's degree in communications, specializing in Broadcast Journalism, and a degree in Digital Marketing from Harvard University.
Producer, Host and Editor
Tasneem Rahim is a Host, Editor and Producer with a background in Journalism. Her passion for Bollywood, Movies and all things entertainment translates on-camera, making her a dynamic reporter and host. She has been with Showbiz India for over 12 years and you can catch her every week with the latest Movie Reviews.
Producer and Host
Ayushi was born in India and raised in Nigeria and South Africa. She has an extensive background in Broadcast Journalism and she is best known as the television host for popular entertainment shows, 'Sizzle'(2013) and 'EastNStyle'(2014), broadcast across Africa on Africa News Network (ANN7). She also gained widespread acknowledgement as the producer for 'Vuka Africa'(2013).
Entertainment News Host
Shay Ali is an Actor, dancer, stand up comedian, awesome uncle and our entertainment news anchor. You may have seen him on shows like The Big Bang Theory, Jane the Virgin and Casual. His favorite Bollywood film is the classic DDLJ and he knows the dance routines for every song in the film.