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Actor Rajinikanth (File|PTI)
Rajinikanth appeals to Jallikattu protestors to disband; Read the full text of his letter

Superstar’ Rajinikanth put out a hand-written appeal on Twitter to the people involved in the demonstrations , asking them to trust the lawmakers and end their agitation.

23 Jan 2017

Actors during the Jallikattu protest outside Nadigar Sangam
Gangs of social media

Amid the deluge of appreciation for the peaceful nature of the Jallikattu protests, amid the pleasant surprise of youngsters pouring together like never before, amid the triumphant joy of finally having the government acknowledge the movement, a significant tragedy has been brushed under the carpet.

22 Jan 2017

‘Have my own identity’

Shamitabh star Akshara Haasan talks to CE  about working in front of and behind the camera, Bollywood and more

22 Jan 2017

D-16  director’s unique contribution to the ‘bull fight’

This one came as a surprise to many! While actors have been supporting Jallikattu through silent protests and helping volunteers on the Marina,  22-year-old Karthick Naren, who made an impressive debu

22 Jan 2017

Soori a part of Vikram-Vijay Chander’s film?

Last seen in the Vishal-starrer Kaththi Sandai, Soori has been approached for Vijay Chander’s film starring Vikram in the lead.

22 Jan 2017

Old is Gold

Producers in Kollywood have begun re-releasing old hit classics in theatres after remastering them.  

21 Jan 2017

Kollywood stars fight for the bull

With growing outrage over ban on jallikattu, the protest by thousands of people on Marina Beach has grabbed national attention!

21 Jan 2017

Protests at the Marina BeachShrikrishna
When the bull stopped cinema in Tamil Nadu

The ongoing demonstrations have nearly brought the city to a standstill, and film artistes are showing solidarity with the cause ,With the morning and matinee shows in theatres also cancelled,  CE  

21 Jan 2017

Honest attempt to document lives of sex workers

The plot tracks the journey of a sex worker as she narrates her experiences to a writer who was penning a book on the exploitation and plight of commercial sex workers.

20 Jan 2017

File photo of Madonna
Madonna on Trump: 'We have gone as low as we can go' 

Madonna says Trump has done the public a great service because she believes the nation has now hit rock bottom, and the only direction it can go is up.

20 Jan 2017

Director Gowtham Menon
Gautham Menon: The Gentleman director

Gautham Menon is convinced that AYM was received well, especially in the B and C centres; that’s the sort of approval that gets him sleeping well.

20 Jan 2017

Actor Raai Laxmi
Raai Laxmi in 100 Degree... remake

Raai Laxmi has been roped in for the character played by Shweta Menon in the original.

19 Jan 2017

Actor R Madhavan (File |AFP)
Film with Maddy & Sai Pallavi begins in March

We had told you that filmmaker Vijay would be directing Madhavan and Sai Pallavi in a yet-to-be-titled film.

19 Jan 2017

Nobody can take over the Kerala market: Suriya

Durai Singam, Suriya's character with signature mustache and fiery one-liners, seems to be on a very different mission this time.

19 Jan 2017

Tamil actor Suriya. | File Photo
PeTA hits back at Suriya for his take on jallikattu

PETA said the actor’s late entry into the issue and the timing betrayed his intentions in promoting the release of his upcoming film, S3.

18 Jan 2017

Vikram with cinematographer Jomon T John
ENPT  cinematographer for Dhruva Natchathiram  too

Gautham Vasudev Menon has retained Jomon T John the cinematographer of his upcoming flick Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta (ENPT) for the Vikram-starrer Dhruva Natchathiram as well.

18 Jan 2017

Nandita approached for Selvah’s film?

Nandita Swetha, who is awaiting the release of Nenjam Marapathillai, has been approached for an important role in director Selvah’s next that has Arvind Swami and Ritika Singh in important roles.

18 Jan 2017

Story is her priority over language

Stating that she loves to work in the South, Pranitha is all praise for the Tamil culture...

18 Jan 2017

Want to do roles that audience can connect to: Hrishikesh

Hrishikesh’s great-grandfather is K Subramanyam and his grandfather is SV Ramanan, who made a lot of films.

18 Jan 2017

Actor Arjun (File|PTI)
Arjun back to Telugu films after seven years

Arjun is all set to make his Tollywood re-entry after seven years with director Hanu Raghavapudi’s untitled flick with Nithiin.

18 Jan 2017

Actor Suriya
Suriya’s S3  undergoes a title change for tax exemption

In an official statement to the press, the makers of the Suriya-starrer S3 had conveyed that the film would henceforth be known C3, the first letter ‘si’ of the title Singam in Tamil.

18 Jan 2017