Tamil News

CSK players pay tribute to Dean Jones, singer SP Balasubrahmanyam

SP Balasubrahmanyam, popularly as SPB, died in Chennai on Friday afternoon after a long battle with COVID-19 infection.

published : 5 hours ago

RIP SPB: Humble to a fault and hungry for real conversations, he was my Balu sir

'I will miss his humor, his ability to goad younger people like me into being simpler without ever sounding patronizing, and his gentle chiding when we made a mistake.'

published : 5 hours ago

SPB proved that music is beyond languages, regions: CM Thackeray condoles death of music legend

Maharashtra Ministers Ashok Chavan, Nawab Malik and Amit Deshmukh, NCP MP Supriya Sule and others also paid tributes to Subrahmanyam.

published : 9 hours ago

For many grief-stricken fans, SPB's death is like that of a family member

Hashtags like #SPBalasubramaniam, #RIPLegend and #RIPSPB trended on Twitter for most of the day with condolences pouring in

published : 9 hours ago

SPB, a voice master who aced vocal ranges, captivated millions of hearts

SPB stamped his class in thousands of evergreen songs, evoking various emotions, be it joy, romance or pathos and later also took to acting in some films.

published : 12 hours ago

SPB's regret: I missed watching my kids grow up

"I missed watching my children grow up. I dedicated (to singing) all my 49 years (in the year 2015). On an average, I am working 11 hours every day. I missed my children growing," he had said.

published : 13 hours ago

Nation mourns as legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away at 74

Balasubrahmanyam, who was undergoing treatment at MGM Healthcare Hospital in Chennai, was admitted on August 5, after he tested positive for COVID-19. 

published : 15 hours ago

Vishal-starrer Chakra not to release till Sept 30

The Madras High Court on Thursday ordered for maintaining status quo on the Over The Top (OTT) release of actor Vishal’s latest flick Chakra till September 30.

published : 25 Sep 2020

Short films are harder to make than feature films: Director Sarjun KM

Shot during the lockdown with just a five-member crew, Sarjun’s latest film is called Montage, and stars Maya S Krishnan, Aravinth Sundar and Vinithra Madhavan Menon.

published : 23 Sep 2020

Madras HC issues notice to actor Vishal after production house alleges loss of Rs 8 crore

Madras HC judge issued the notice after the production house stated in its plea that actor Vishal owed Rs 8 crore due to the loss caused by his previous movie 'Action'.

published : 22 Sep 2020

Zoom calls are good for conversations, not performances, says Standup comic Alexander Babu

Standup comic Alexander Babu, talks about his onscreen acting debut in the recent Amazon Prime video series, Time Enna Boss 

published : 22 Sep 2020

Two eternal comedies: Ooty Varai Uravu and Bhama Vijayam

I turned to two films for my weekly laughs, both of which had Nagesh in it. I’m sure you get the drift of what I’m about to say now. Comedy is also about consistency.

published : 21 Sep 2020

OTT platforms give small films big reach

Tamil films are getting their much-deserved place under the sun— irrespective of the budget—thanks to direct releases on OTT platforms. But it doesn’t mean star power doesn’t matter.

published : 20 Sep 2020

RMM orders cadres to stop pasting posters on Rajinikanth's political plunge, fans remain confused

The order has confused the cadres and has forced them to confront the question Tamil Nadu has been asking for over two decades: Will Rajini ever really enter electoral politics?

published : 19 Sep 2020

Nithya Menen turns classical singer for 'Ganamam'

The first look poster of Nithya Menen from her upcoming social drama, Gamanam, was released by actor Sharwanand today.

published : 19 Sep 2020