About the Book:
Not only is Ricky Kumar, handsome hunk and mama’s boy,being prepared for his launch as a Bollywood star, he hasalso just managed to score with the love of his life. Butthings begin to go horribly wrong when London-born playboyand restaurant tycoon Gautam Goyal checks into a drug rehabfacility in Mumbai. A case of mistaken identity looks like it willlose Ricky everything he has been poised to achieve and pits thetwo against each other in a struggle played out in the harsh glareof the media spotlight.
A wicked, sharply observed satire of Bollywood, high societyshenanigans and our obsession with celebrity, Scandal Point is anunputdownable novel, at once hilarious and thought-provoking.
About the Author:
Fahad Samar studied at Bombay InternationalSchool and at St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. In1993, he established his company, BombayTalkie, and has since written, directed andproduced scores of television commercials,documentaries, corporate films and TV shows.
A pioneer of youth culture shows in India, hehas directed cult television programmes likeBPL OYE!, Superhit Muqabla and ThePoppadum Show. He is a well known socialcommentator whose articles and essays haveappeared in Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and CondeNast Traveller among other publications.
He lives in Mumbai with his wife, SimoneSingh.