Rinku Gupta

A Beetle and a bike

Srushti Dange seems to have rediscovered her liking for automobiles on the sets of Sathru, her upcoming film starring Kathir, directed by Naveen.

15 Jan 2019

The surprise biker: When Rakul Preet rode on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway

The director was surprised, but accepted when Rakul explained that she was no newbie to bikes, and that she had ridden many large bikes in previous shoots.

08 Jan 2019

Water woes: Tales from  Un Kadhal Irundhal sets

The unit was stationed in Kochi three days before the flood worsened in Kerala.

01 Jan 2019

Kashmir blues: GV Prakash's freezing tales from 'Sarvam Thala Mayam' sets

GV Prakash was pretty excited when told that they would be shooting in Kashmir for Sarvam Thala Mayam, despite not being a big fan of cold weather.

25 Dec 2018

Aishwarya Rajesh on playing a woman cricketer in 'Kanaa'

W hen Aishwarya Rajesh signed up to play a cricketer in Sivakarthikeyan Productions’ Kanaa, she didn’t know anything about the game.

18 Dec 2018

Sun of a gun

For Vikram Prabhu, who plays an encounter specialist in Thuppakki Munai, shooting in the scenic Rameswaram was an unforgettable experience in more ways than one.

11 Dec 2018

A breathtaking shoot for Harish Kalyan's 'Idhaya Raja Ispade Rani'

The unit was told that they would have to be careful as the oxygen content of the air was less at that altitude.

04 Dec 2018

Seethakathi was a completely new experience, says Gayathrie

The trailer of Seethakathi has gone viral, with mounting appreciation for Vijay Sethupathi in the lead role.

27 Nov 2018

Silukkuvarpatti Singam was quite the balancing act: Vishnu Vishal

But for Silukkuvarpatti Singam’s heroine, Regina Cassandra, the shooting literally involved a balancing act, on a cycle, which didn’t go so well.

20 Nov 2018

Actor Krishna's wild encounters while shooting for Kazhugu 2

This weekly column details the fascinating encounters that often take place on the sets of a film

13 Nov 2018

A dream realised: Nakkhul

Actor Nakkhul, plays an actor-turned-ambulance driver in his upcoming film Sei.

06 Nov 2018

When Nandita Swetha nearly missed the chance of dancing with Prabhudeva!

Nandita Swetha was thrilled when she landed in Mauritius for the shoot of Devi 2, directed by Vijay.

30 Oct 2018

Shooting Titanic Kadhalum Kavundhu Pogum was a 'rocky' experience: Kalaiyarasan

For actor Kalaiyarasan, shooting for CV Kumar’s next production, Titanic Kadhalum Kavundhu Pogum, was a  rather ‘rocky’ experience.

23 Oct 2018

Acting in Vada Chennai easier than cutting fish, says Andrea

Andrea was naturally quite thrilled to be part of National Award-winning director Vetrimaaran’s Vada Chennai.

16 Oct 2018

Prabhudheva panicked a few times: Nikki Galrani

On the first day of the Charlie Chaplin sequel’s shoot in Goa, Nikki learned that for a scene, she would have to carry the film’s hero, Prabhudh eva, on her back.

09 Oct 2018