Pa Ranjith

Over 300 artists, intellectuals come out in support of director Pa Ranjith

On June 5, Ranjith, speaking at an event in Thirupanathal near Thanjavur, criticised the Raja Raja Chozhan’s rule and held it responsible for usurping the land rights of oppressed groups.

published on : 19th June 2019

Pa Ranjith files anticipatory bail plea in defamatory case

Ranjith claimed that his statements were quoted from various books authored by noted personalities.

published on : 13th June 2019

Pa Ranjith booked for 'controversial' remark on Chola emperor Raja Raja

Ranjith, who spoke about the struggles for land by Dalits and Farooq’s role, also spoke about the Chola emperor’s period.

published on : 12th June 2019

Pa Ranjith’s Birsa Munda biopic to be shot in Ranchi

Filmmaker Pa Ranjith is making his Hindi debut with a biopic on tribal freedom fighter Birsa Munda.

published on : 27th April 2019

Pa Ranjith’s next venture is a documentary on Ambedkar

The film, which is currently in post-production, has been shot across India.

published on : 4th March 2019

Dalit Film and Cultural Festival: Celebrating Dalit cinema in New York

New York City will host its first Dalit Film and Cultural Festival on February 23-24.

published on : 23rd February 2019

After 'Pariyerum Perumal', Pa Ranjith to now produce 'Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu'

Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu, with music by newcomer Tenma, will star Attakathi Dinesh, Riythvika, Anekha, Munishkanth, and Ramesh Thilak, among others.

published on : 10th December 2018

Don't understand why 'Tiger Zinda Hai' was selected at IFFI and 'Kaala' was not: Pa Ranjith

The filmmaker, best known for 'Kabali', 'Madras' and 'Atthakathi', says he wants both mainstream and parallel cinema to address casteism.

published on : 22nd November 2018

Pa Ranjith enters Bollywood with freedom fighter Birsa Munda's biopic

After the release of 'Beyond The Clouds', producer duo Shareen Mantri Kedia and Kishor Arora are collaborating with Ranjith for the biopic on freedom fighter Birsa Munda.

published on : 15th November 2018

'Kaala' screened in Bengaluru after protesters whisked away

Hundreds of fans thronged multiplexes such as Inox, PVR, Lido and Garuda in the city to watch the movie on the first day after the exhibitors avoided screening it in the morning and afternoon.

published on : 8th June 2018

'Kaala' movie review: An important work by a filmmaker who’s admirable in his passion for social change

The dynamism at the heart of this Ranjith film lends itself naturally to the few mass moments, and in any case, he doesn’t seem in a hurry to entertain them.

published on : 7th June 2018

WATCH | Superstar Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' trailer is out and it is full of action sequences

'Kaala' is about the oppression of Tamils in Mumbai and Rajini is playing a man from Tamil Nadu who goes to the city and becomes a don.

published on : 28th May 2018

Rajini’s Kaala may not release in Karnataka 

The release of the Tamil film ‘Kaala’, starring Rajinikanth and directed by Pa Ranjith, has been in the news for the past few months.

published on : 28th May 2018

Here is why Kathir gathered his wits, jumped up from his seat and ran while shooting Pariyerum Perumal

One of the locations for the shoot was a banana grove spread across several acres. What sounds like an idyllic location ended up, however, being the scene of some scary drama for the actor.

published on : 20th February 2018

Actor Vijay visits Anitha's family, expresses condolences

Tamil superstar Vijay visted the parents of Anitha, who had ended her life, presumably as she was denied a medical seat despite securing high marks in her 12th board exam.

published on : 11th September 2017