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Vinay Rajkumar, Sridhar and Manasa Radhakrishnan
Kushboo to make her Kannada comeback

Khusboo will be making her comeback after eight years with Appa Amma Preethi, the directorial debut of Sridhar.

23 Apr 2018

'Mercury' actress Indhuja.
We have made history: Indhuja on acting in Karthik Subbaraj's Mercury

It's not every day that an actor gets to star in a silent film, let alone make a debut as lead in it.

23 Apr 2018

Star scions

Coming days will see a good number of star children making their big screen debuts across the country.

21 Apr 2018

Streaming success: Tamil film production houses to look for web series

Bored of rewatching Narcos, House of Cards and Stranger Things? Binge-watched Indian web-series like Inside Edge and Breathe already?

21 Apr 2018

Actor Aathmika (Photo | Instagram)
Aathmika, Varalaxmi, Sonam Bajwa sign Kaateri

Kaateri was launched last year, and ever since the project was announced, there have been a lot of changes in its cast.

20 Apr 2018

Boopal Raj with Suseenthiran
Direction dreams: ‘Vairamuthu is majesty-personified’

I always had an interest in creative fields. But due to pressure from the family, I was initially not in a position to pursue filmmaking. I took up a regular job and then later had to quit.

20 Apr 2018

Screengrab of Rajinikanth in Kaala teaser
Rajinikanth's Kaala gets new release date

Taking to Twitter, the film's producer Dhanush said that Kaala will release worldwide on June 7 in all languages.

20 Apr 2018

Vijay Antony’s next, an action thriller

Vijay Antony, who’s awaiting the release of Kaali, has signed his next, an action thriller with filmmaker Naveen of Moodar Koodam fame. 

18 Apr 2018

A still from Ghilli
Canine woes

This week, fourteen years ago, Ghilli released. The film not only turned around the fortunes of Vijay’s career, but also proved to be the decisive boost for Trisha’s career which was steadily on the u

18 Apr 2018

Director Bala
Nalan Kumarasamy denies rumours he’s scripting Bala’s film

Fresh from the success of Naachiyaar, director Bala is busy with Varma — the Tamil remake of the Telugu hit Arjun Reddy.

18 Apr 2018

Prabhudheva
I am not as intelligent as Karthik Subbaraj, says Prabhudheva

Prabhudheva went candid about Mercury and his newfound lease of life as an actor in the South.

18 Apr 2018

Santhoshathil Kalavaram team.
Crew from seven different industries unite for Tamil film 'Santhoshathil Kalavaram'

Santhoshathil Kalavaram, an upcoming thriller, directed by debutante Kranthi Prasad, features technicians and artistes from seven different industries.

18 Apr 2018

TFPC president Vishal said that the ongoing strike has been called off after discussions with the state government and other stake holders. (File | EPS)
TFPC strike called off after discussions with Tamil Nadu government

TFPC after discussions with the state government, distributors and digital service providers has decided to call off the strike after reaching a consensus over the issues.

17 Apr 2018

A still from the first royalty distribution meeting by ISRA
‘We took IPL teams to court’

Sanjan Tandon, the CEO and founder-director of the Indian Singers’ Rights Association, opens up on how the organisation has helped generate an alternate source of revenue for singers

17 Apr 2018

G Ravisankar, a former AVM studio staffer, with his MGR photo collection  T P Sooraj
A collection of historical moments frozen in time

G Ravishankar, a former sound engineer at AVM Productions, has a rare collection of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and actor MGR’s pictures which he plans to donate to MGR Memorial

17 Apr 2018

Adil Ibrahim to make his Tamil debut

Malayalam actor Adil Ibrahim is entering Tamil cinema with a psychological thriller titled Munarivan. The film, directed by newbie Vejayaraj will have Anju Kurian of Chennai 2 Singapore fame as the

16 Apr 2018

Anandhi goes to college

While shooting for Mari Selvaraj’s Pariyerum Perumal, heroine Anandhi spent a lot of time at a college in Tirunelveli. The whole shoot proved to be an enjoyable experience for her, she sa

16 Apr 2018

‘I’m a lifelong fan of Rajinikanth’

Karthik Subbaraj talks about his latest film, Mercury, its reception, and how it came  to be conceived as a silent film

16 Apr 2018

Director Seenu Ramasamy and Samuthirakani (Twitter Photo)
Seenu Ramasamy teams up with Samuthirakani

Director Seenu Ramasamy, who recently completed shooting for Udhayanidhi Stalin's Kannae Kalai Maane, took to his Twitter account to confirm that he's collaborating soon with Samuthirakani.

15 Apr 2018

Clockwise from left: Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum, Mom, Kaatru Veliyidai and Take Off
Cinema, the big winner of this year's National Awards

Perhaps for the first time since the 80s, the National awards reflect audience's verdict.

15 Apr 2018

Not a happy new year

Theatres painted a dismal picture this Tamil New Year’s, as the strike stretches on

15 Apr 2018

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