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‘Server Sundaram taught me to chop onions like a pro!’

…says Vaibhavi Shandilya, a classical dancer from Maharashtra, who is making her debut in Tamil with Santhanam’s film

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Malavika’s next a politcal satire

After playing a blind person in Cuckoo (2014), Malavika Nair did films in Malayalam and Telugu.

26 Mar 2017

Tamil remake of Pellichoopulu  is Pon Ondru Kanden

The Tamil remake of Pellichoopulu (2016) has been titled Pon Ondru Kanden, starring Vishnu Vishal and Tamannaah Bhatia.

26 Mar 2017

The ‘X’ man of Ennai Nokki...

The makers of the Dhanush-starrer Ennai Nokki Paayum Thotta (ENPT) haven’t shared the name of the music director yet.

26 Mar 2017

‘Happy with the films I get’

Dhanush’s former co-star Chaya Singh is playing a mommy’s role in his directorial debut Power Paandi  and tells CE she doesn’t miss being a heroine

26 Mar 2017

Sangam poems in contemporary songs

A rather quaint song is Nallai Allai from Kaatru Veliyidai. It was heartening to notice the instant updates on Twitter and Facebook on the reference for the last line from Kurunthokai – verse47 — Nall

26 Mar 2017

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa | EPS
Production house Lyca denies links with former Sri Lankan President Rajapaksa's family

Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi, one of the political parties which opposed Rajinikanth's visit, refuted Lyca's charges.

26 Mar 2017

Kamal Hassan. | EPS
Karnataka Seer seeks apology from Kamal over remarks on Mahabharat

A complaint has been filed against Kamal Hassan in a court in Tirunelveli District of Tamil Nadu by Hindu Makkal Katchi over his remarks about Mahabharatha.

26 Mar 2017

Baahubali 2’s big bang in IMAX format

After the smashing success of Baahubali, producer Shobu Yarlagadda will release Baahubali 2 in an IMAX format on April 28.

25 Mar 2017

Actor Rajinikanth (File Photo | PTI)
Rajinikanth cancels trip to Sri Lanka; asks Tamil leaders not to prevent his next visit

VCK chief T. Thirumavalavan had said that Rajinikanth's visit might prove to the world that things are back to normal in Sri Lanka.

25 Mar 2017

Actor Kajal Aggarwal
Kajal Aggarwal says Ajith is a powerhouse of talent

Actress Kajal Aggarwal says it was great to collaborate with Tamil star Ajith for the first time in Vivegam.

25 Mar 2017

Actor Rajinikanth. (File Photo | PTI)
Rajinikanth's visit to Sri Lanka will earn wrath of Tamil community: Thirumavalavan

Rajinikanth is expected to visit Sri Lanka on April 9 as part of a visit being organised by Lyca Productions, and speak at a public meeting and plant tree saplings.

25 Mar 2017

When Poorna turned Rahul Bose to direction

Actor-fi lmmaker Rahul Bose speaks to CE about his upcoming fi lm Poorna: Courage has no limit, which is releasing next week.

25 Mar 2017

Kaatru Veliyidai isn't a breezy romantic story like Alaipayuthey or OK Kanmani: Karthi

He never dreamt about acting and certainly never in his mentor Mani Ratnam’s film. 

25 Mar 2017

Rajinikanth (File | PTI)
Rajinikanth's Sri Lanka visit next month triggers opposition from Tamil outfits

VCK founder Thol.Thirumavalavan alleged that efforts were on to "involve" the 'Enthiran' star in the ethnic issue in the lsland nation.

24 Mar 2017

Screen grab from the trailer
Vaigai Express: A remake that didn't hit the right chord

The film marks the third joint outing of Kailas- R.K. and their second remake, with R.K. essaying a cop yet again. .

24 Mar 2017

Actor Rajinikanth (File|PTI)
Rajinikanth says he won't support anyone in the upcoming RK Nagar bypoll in Tamil Nadu

Speculations were rife when BJP candidate Gangai Amaran earlier this week called on the actor, and reports that he would support Modi's party were doing the rounds. 

23 Mar 2017

Vijay Milton’s Kadugu reflects real people

Though Vijay Milton has worked as a cinematographer in many films, direction has always been his first love.

23 Mar 2017

Vishnu Manchu’s K’town debut

Music director Ilaiyaraaja shared the title of the Tamil-Telugu bilingual Voter, which marks Vishnu Manchu’s debut in K’town.

23 Mar 2017

TV to celluloid

Vishnu, who was part of TV serials like Kana Kaanum Kalangal and Office on Vijay TV, is debuting as a hero with Ivan Yaar Endru Therigiratha, which releases this week.

23 Mar 2017

Power Paandi is in our destiny: Raj Kiran and Revathy

While the trailer of Dhanush’s directorial debut is creating ripples, the lead actors of the film cannot
stop gushing about him

23 Mar 2017