Based on the true story of writer Brad Listerman and starring his real wife Kashmira Shah this film tells the tale of a writer's search of real love, which takes him to Mumbai. Alex (Jason Lewis) is a Hollywood writer who meets Reena (Shah) by chance in LA. The pair makes a real connection but Reena is due to fly back to Mumbai and leaves without saying goodbye. She does, however, leave Alex with the advice to 'follow his dreams'. He decides that his dreams include following her to Mumbai and making the Bollywood beauty his bride. Her family, however, are not enamored of the idea of hosting a California playboy in the family mansion.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital Stereo ), English ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.85:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: Alex (Jason Lewis, SEX IN THE CITY) is a copywriter who dreams of someday writing a novel... if only he can find his muse. Enter Indian beauty Reena (Kashmera Shah), who is holidaying in California. The two embark on a whirlwind romance, but this is curtailed by Reena's abrupt departure back to Mumbai. Unable to put her out of his mind, Alex takes a bold step and follows his heart to India where he plans to win her back. With the help of a rowdy rickshaw driver and a few of Reena's closest friends, Alex must overcome the initial shock of being in a culture that's completely alien to him, as well as the realisation that his dream girl is the biggest film star in all of Bollywood! Based on the true life story of writer-producer Brad Listerman, MY BOLLYWOOD BRIDE is an all-singing, all-dancing romantic comedy in the mould of BRIDE & PREJUDICE. ...My Bollywood Bride ( My Faraway Bride )