Malayalam film industry

Malayalam actor and screenwriter P Balachandran passes away at 69

A retired teacher with School of Letter at the Mahatma Gandhi University in Kottayam, Balachandran penned screenplays for critically acclaimed films like Kammattippadam, Ulladakkam and Punradhivasam.

published on : 5th April 2021

Malayalam filmmakers, actors who went where no one has been before

In this roundup, we look at the actors and filmmakers who boldly went where no one ever went before.

published on : 31st December 2020

A terrible misfortune for Mollywood that beats even ‘star’gazers’ forecast

A total of 47 films were released in the year, of which there were two blockbusters in the first two months.

published on : 28th December 2020

Mohammed Anoop’s Kochi links to come under the scanner

Mollywood’s drug links had been exposed after actor Shine Tom Chacko was arrested during a rave party in Kochi in 2015.

published on : 7th September 2020

Violinist, composer Balabhaskar passes away

Acclaimed musician Balabhaskar was undergoing treatment after the car he was travelling met with an accident in Thiruvananthapuram on 25 September. 

published on : 2nd October 2018

Malayalam films shine at 65th National Film Awards

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan congratulated all the award winners and said that these awards are a real morale booster for the entire Malayalam film industry.  

published on : 13th April 2018

Malayalam actor Bhavana ties the knot with Kannada producer Naveen

Malayalam actor Bhavana on Monday has married Kannada producer Naveen, whom she has been dating for some time now.

published on : 22nd January 2018

Burning Wells: I V Sasi leaves behind a dream

I V Sasi was planning to direct burning wells, a movie on kuwait war

published on : 24th October 2017

Most actresses are vicitms of casting couch even in Malayalam cinema: Padmapriya

Padmapriya, who was recently seen in the Hindi film 'Chef' with Saif Ali Khan has revealed that even in Malayalam cinema, actresses are victims of casting couch, not even senior actors are spared.

published on : 17th October 2017

Prominent Malayalam film stars take to social media to vent their anger at actress' molestation

Leading stars took to social media to express their shock and resentment over the issue of a popular actress being allegedly molested on Saturday.

published on : 19th February 2017