Bollywood’s popularity in the Midlands began to grow after people started to migrate from South Asia in the 1950s and later from East Africa.
Pritpal Sembi, a senior lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Wolverhampton explains the significance of the Indian film industry for those migrants.
How has 100 Years of Bollywood influenced the Midlands? We see how the lucrative industry has become part of modern British culture.
A look at some of the region's well-known locations and beauty hotspots used in Indian cinema.
A beginner's guide to Bollywood - with some interesting facts even die-hard fans might not know...