Mr Kishore Lulla,
Chairman and CEO of Eros International, was honoured at the India Splendour Awards
held in Los Angeles on Thursday 16 August 2007.
Kishore Lulla, Chairman and CEO of Eros International
is a major celebration of the 60th anniversary of India's independence, held in
a six day event that opened on 10 August 2007, showcasing the finest in contemporary
Indian cinema, arts, fashion, dance, music and spirituality.
night, prominent Indians, who have carved a name for themselves in their respective
fields, received the India Splendour Awards in the midst of a dance and music
Lulla won the award for his contribution to raising awareness of the Indian film
industry across the world.
Kishore Lulla commented whilst accepting the award, "I am deeply humbled
by this honour. God has been very kind and I remain ever so grateful for everything
that we have been able to achieve in this journey."
continues, "I would like to thank each and every person who has touched my
life - my family, the Eros team, investors, business associates, and above all
the entire Indian Film Industry fraternity who have shown us their unconditional
Lulla also mentioned that he hopes the Indian entertainment industry becomes the
brightest star to shine on the global media platform in years to come.
feed by Manish Gajjar
BBC Bollywood Correspondent