Behind the Spotlight

plain ritz


“Labels” can be limiting. So it’s like this . . . I am a 20-something year old girl, who was born in Calcutta, brought up in Singapore and lived there for over 20 years. I studied business at the University of London & I’m also a post-graduate in communications. Initially, I started my career in PR & Marketing in Singapore and I was in the corporate field for almost 2 years before venturing out. Yes, currently I am based in Mumbai. 

What brought me to Mumbai was my love for theatre & dance. In fact, if you follow me on Instagram & Twitter, you will know how I still spend a considerable amount of time auditioning for roles. I have anchored for a number of digital & TV shows, I’ve done a few plays, quite a number of commercials, music videos and even cameos on TV soaps (hell ya!)..During the last one year, I presented and produced content for a luxury & lifestyle show on Bloomberg TV. It was a great experience as I got a chance to mingle with a lot of personalities from the lifestyle, fashion, food & luxury industry. I also write features for a magazine & host a hell of a lot of social, corporate & lifestyle events. 

I started Spotlight because I always wanted an outlet to express my thoughts; about random things and daily musings. It’s been five years and Spotlight has become an integral part of who I am. I have collaborated with well-known brands and talented people. I have tried to put everything I like (films, fashion, beauty) … all under the spotlight.  The encouraging response from my readers has made me even more eager to document everything I possibly can. 

I hope you enjoy reading my blog. Feel free to click around, leave a comment or send me an email. I promise to do my best to respond as soon as I can.

If you would like to know more about my blog in terms of numbers & stats, you can visit the ABOUT page. If you love writing and would like to contribute on Spotlight, please drop me an EMAIL. If you wish to collaborate with Spotlight for any campaign, do visit the SPONSOR page.  Visit the PRESS page for the different media coverage in which this blog or I myself have been featured. It also contains articles written by me for magazines, websites and newspapers.


Keep reading & keep the love coming in! xoxo


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10 thoughts on “Behind the Spotlight

    Ausaf Abidi

    (February 8, 2013 - 11:43 PM)

    Loved your blog! ‘Phir bhi dil hai hindustani’!!
    Lotsa bollywood and yummy food 🙂


      (February 8, 2013 - 11:45 PM)

      Thank You :)) !

        Ausaf Abidi

        (February 8, 2013 - 11:48 PM)

        You are welcome! I am following you now 🙂


    (February 23, 2013 - 12:37 AM)

    ciao! luvFAB blog.


    (June 11, 2013 - 8:30 PM)

    awesome blog you have there, great fashion and film news.


    (August 9, 2013 - 3:03 AM)

    gives a fresh feeling! 🙂


    (July 9, 2014 - 1:20 PM)

    amazing work , the blog looks awesome , keep up the good work … really enjoy everything about your blog its the right blend of films , fashion and beauty .best of luck for all your future endeavors. cheers..

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    Arti Umrotkar

    (July 15, 2014 - 12:07 AM)

    Dear my friend Ritwika,
    I impressed you and m so proud of you. keep it up! Muah 
    Love n Missing you,


      (July 19, 2014 - 12:16 AM)

      Thanks a lot Aaarti !! 🙂

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