ANOKHI MEDIA’s 12th Anniversary Event @ Fairmount Royal York (March 28, 2015)


 The  ANOKHI MEDIA’s 12th Anniversary event at Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York was the place to celebrate the South Asian Community with over 900 well-dressed attendees.

Red Carpet guests included:

  • Daniel Ashwin Pillai – Director of Online TV, Spotlight TV, Pulse TV
  • Dilshad Burman- Host, Omni TV V-Mix
  • Raoul Juneja – Producer and Veejay, Omni TV V-Mix
  • Veronica Chail – Producer-Host, TV’s Bollywood Boulevard
  • Jake Dheer – Senior Operations Manager, Rogers TV
  • Farah Nasser – Anchor CP24
  • Pooja Handa – Anchor CP24 Morning Show
  • Sangita Patel – Entertainment Report, ET Canada
  • Amin Dhillon – Host & Reporter, Asian Television Network
  • Vivek Shraya – LGBTQ Activist
  • Jewel Kats – Children’s Book Author
  • Uppala Chandrasekera – Vice Chair of Mental Health Commission of Canada
  • Monika Bhondy – Editor-in-Chief, Anokhi Media’s Blog Community & Style Editor, Anokhi Magazine
  • Danish Anwar – Stand-up Comedian
  • Ali Hassan – Actor/Comedian
  • Hina Ansari – Editor-in-Chief, Anokhi Magazine
  • DJ Jiten – Toronto’s South Asian Deejay
  • DJ Biks – Official Deejay for Jay Sean
  • DJ Tricky Moreira – Canada’s Premier Dj
  • DJ Rekha – Cultural Icon & Founder of Basement Bhangra
  • Raj Girin – President & CEO, Anokhi Media
  • Amrit Dasu – Rishi Rich Featured Artist
  • Zameer Rizvi – Singer/Songwriter
  • Alysha Brilla – Juno Nominated Singer/Songwriter
  • Nindy Kaur – Musician
  • Manj Musik – Bhangra Artist
  • Rishi Rich – Music Producer
  • Archana Kochhar – Bollywood Fashion Designer
  • Zaib Shaikh – Actor/Director/Producer & Toronto’s Film Commissioner and Director of Entertainment Industries
  • Karen David – Actress ABC’s Galavant
  • Vinay Virmani – Actor/Writer. “Breakaway”, “Dr. Cabbie”
  • Rahul Khanna – Actor

The evening started off with the red carpet walk leading to the foyer where the guests can mingle and admire the well-dressed crowd.

Diageo was the sponsor, highlighting a number of cocktail mixes with the Johnnie Walker Gold brand.

The event showcased the best, brightest up-and-coming South Asian talent with award recognitions, songs and comedy.

For more information about Anokhi, visit HERE…