"Keynote & Author, Fame in Hollywood North"

Producer & Director, Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) | Media: CBC, VICE, Flare, Chatelaine, SUN 24Hrs


Samita Nandy is an author and cultural critic on fame. She holds a Doctorate in celebrity culture from the Department of Media and Information at Curtin University, Australia and is a certified broadcast journalist.



Nandy, S and Hilary Wheaton. (2016). “Celebrity Activists: The Value-forms of Persona, Scandal, and Commodities.”  In Nathan Farrell (ed.).

Public Speaking

Nandy, S. (2017). Sponsor and Chair of “Bridging Gaps: Where is the film scholar in Hollywood film studies?”, Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies, University of Southern California (USC), March 17-19, 2017

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Writing Fame: Defining the Celebrity

Dear Celebrity Culture Readers, Last week, I had the pleasure of being at the 13th...

Why Fame?

Dear Readers, I am writing from my beautiful summer home in Barcelona where I took up a...

From New York To Lisbon

Had a such a memorable journey in New York City, where I represented our worldwide...

From NYC Red Carpet to International TV

Ending the week with random encounters at a red carpet party in New York City +...

This is My Glamour 18 – ANOKHI MEDIA

Samita Nandy | Special thanks ANOKHI Media If you followed my social media, you would...

Keynote and Media Opportunities

If you are in Toronto, join me at public event “This is my Glamour 18”, which will be...