Firdous Bamji (Pinky)Heather Burns (Jasmine)Maurice Carr (Maurice)Samrat Chakrabarti (Rishi)Vikram Chatwal (Distant Warlord)Melissa De Sousa (Camille)Angelo Fabara (Quets)Ron Cephas Jones (Floyd)Wayne Kasserman (Moishe Adelstein)Ali Khan (Clubgoer)Peter Macon (Eddie)Ajay Mehta (Mr. Patel)Ajay Naidu (Ashes)Benjamin Oduro (Passerby)Atul Ohri (Jay)Piper Perabo (Bettina)Debargo Sanyal (Dharmesh)Mario Sesa (Mario)
Ashes is the story of a young Indo-American man who struggles in the inner city of New York to support himself and his mentally ill older brother. When a group of small time Indian gangsters offer Ashes an easy road to wealth, he pursues them with vigor. With his brother's health on the decline and Ashes on a steady path towards hardcore crime, Ashes must try to choose the correct path. A story of traditional Indian values set in the unforgiving New York streets.