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To moonlight as an actor, AR Srinivasan

You might remember him as this tall, strict police officer in many films. Popularly called ARS, the stage and screen artiste recalls his journey with City Express

17 hours ago

Bharathiraja’s initiative for aspiring directors

Veteran filmmaker Bharathiraja will be opening a film school, Bharathiraja International Institute of Cinema in the city.

17 hours ago

Amala plays a teacher next

Amala Paul who has a slew of projects including Thiruttu Payale 2 and VIP 2, will be seen as a school teacher in Vishnu Vishal’s Cinderella (tentatively titled).

18 hours ago

Director Shankar (Photo | Facebook)
Journalists attacked by 2.0 film crew; Director Shankar apologises

Journalists alleged that they were beaten up when they questioned the blocking of a key intersection in downtown Triplicane by several vehicles of the film crew.

22 Mar 2017

Poster of Power Paandi (Photo | Facebook)
Happy that Dhanush reintroduced me as hero: Raj Kiran

Having started his career as a producer, Raj Kiran made his acting debut with 1989 Tamil film "Enna Petha Raasa" and went on to work in films such as "Nandha", "Jai" and "Sandakozhi".

22 Mar 2017

TR, Hiphop Tamizha praise Kavan crew

T Rajhendherr turned emotional during the press meet of the Vijay Sethupathi-starrer Kavan.

22 Mar 2017

Devi(l) sequel likely in 2018

Grapevine has it that director Vijay is planning a sequel to the Prabhu Deva-Tamannaah starrer Devi(l).

22 Mar 2017

Actor Arjun (File|PTI)
Is Arjun in Kodiveeran ?

We hear that Arjun is the latest entrant in Kodiveeran. He has been roped in to play the role of a powerful antagonist.

22 Mar 2017

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No Bollywod dreams for Kajal Aggarwal

Call it maturity or clarity of thought, Kajal Aggarwal sounds every bit like a student focused on the learning curve.

22 Mar 2017

Bindu Madhavi joins Pakka 

Last seen in Jackson Durai, Bindu Madhavi is the latest addition to the Vikram Prabhu starrer Pakka, directed by Surya.

21 Mar 2017

Treat women with more empathy: Bramma

The film also has Bhanupriya, Urvashi and Saranya Ponvannan in powerful roles.

21 Mar 2017

Hansika, Aishwarya Rajesh in race for Kodiveeran 

Aishwarya Rajesh has been approached to play an important role in the Sasikumar-starrer Kodiveeran. Directed by Muthaiah, we hear it's a rural-based project.

21 Mar 2017

Aditi Rao Hydari
Working with Mani Ratnam very nourishing: Aditi Rao Hydari

Paired with Karthi, she plays a doctor in the film.

20 Mar 2017

Actress Khushbu | EPS 
Khushbu being considered for Rajinikanth's next

The film to be directed by "Kabali" fame Pa. Ranjith.

20 Mar 2017

Not quite music to the ears

As music maestro Ilayaraja has reignited the topic of copyrights and royalty in the realm of film songs, the younger crop of singers and composers in Malayalam film industry share their views on it.

20 Mar 2017

Numbed by numbers

As you lazily scroll through the cinema feeds, you come across numbers-box office collections, the YouTube view counts of trailers, screen counts-and you’re often told they are terrifi c achievements

20 Mar 2017

What’s brewing between Ilaiyaraaja and SPB?

Isaignani has reportedly sent a notice to SP Balasubrahmanyam threatening legal consequences if the singer performed his compositions during live shows. 

20 Mar 2017

Singer S P Balasubrahmanyam (L) and music director Ilayaraaja
Singer S P Balasubrahmanyam receives legal notice from music director Ilayaraaja

S P Balasubrahmanyam in his Facebook post claimed that he had received a legal notice from music director Ilayaraaja's attorney.

19 Mar 2017

Kamal Haasan (Pic: ENS).
Kamal Haasan's elder brother passes away

Actor Kamal Haasan's elder brother Chandrahasan has suffered a cardiac arrest and died in London.

19 Mar 2017

Balancing Act

Director Mani Ratnam is exploring stories for his films and is working with stars he has never worked before. After Kaatru Veliyidai, he is teaming up with Tollywood star Ram Charan Teja for his next.

18 Mar 2017

ARR’s One Heart releases in April

Remember Michael Jackson’s performance This Is It, which was made into a documentary-concert film later? 

18 Mar 2017