Paravai Muniyamma passes away

Chennai: Noted Tamil folk singer and actress Paravai Muniyamma, who shot to fame with her performance in actor Vikram’s ‘Dhool’, passed away in Madurai on Sunday, film industry sources said. She…

My whole life has been a miracle: Rajinikanth

Mumbai: From starting out as a bus conductor to becoming one of the biggest stars of the country, actor Rajinikanth says he looks at his life as nothing but a…

Sonu Sood to be part of Chiranjeevi’s 152nd film

Mumbai: Actor Sonu Sood on Friday revealed that he has joined the cast of south superstar Chiranjeevi’s next Telugu film. The project marks Chiranjeevi’s 152nd film and is helmed by…

Prabhas to work in ‘Mahanati’ director Nag Ashwin’s next

Chennai: South superstar Prabhas will star in filmmaker Nag Ashwin’s next movie, which will also mark the celebration of 50 years of production banner Vyjayanthi Movies. The production house shared…

Never been in a hurry to do films: Rana Daggubati

Chennai: Rana Daggubati’s upcoming trilingual film “Haathi Mere Sathi” will be his first major release since 2017’s “Baahubali: The Conclusion”, but the actor says the long gap between his films…

Made my TV debut as the adventure show offered real-life

Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth has said he decided to make his small screen debut four decades after his silver screen entry by way of an adventure show as it offered him…

Veteran actress Jameela Malik passes away

Thiruvananthapuram: Veteran actress Jameela Malik, known for her critically acclaimed roles in a handful of movies in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu, besides television serials, passed away at her house here…

Vijay Deverakonda begins filming for his next

Mumbai: Actor Vijay Deverakonda has started shooting for his next film with director Puri Jagannadh, the makers announced on Monday. Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta of Dharma Productions have joined…

My father is my biggest inspiration and motivation: Allu Arjun

Hyderabad: Telugu superstar Allu Arjun paid a heartfelt tribute to his producer-father Allu Aravind during an event here, saying he learned hard work and dedication from him.

Ilaiyaraja selected for Harivarasanam award

Thiruvananthapuram: Renowned Musician and composer Ilaiyaraja has been selected for this year’s Harivarasanam award. The award, comprising a cash prize of Rs one lakh, citation and a plaque, will be…

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu honours winners at 66th National Film Awards

New Delhi: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Monday presented the National Film Awards to this year's winners with actors Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana and Keerthy Suresh receiving top honours.

Tamil filmmaker hits out at CAA

Chennai: Renowned Tamil cinema director Karthik Subbaraj on Tuesday came out against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, saying this land was nobody's "father's property."

Rajinikanth turns 69, greetings pour in

Chennai: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth turned 69 years old on Thursday with his fans across Tamil Nadu leading the birthday celebrations.

Khushbu joins cast of Rajinikant starrer ‘Thalaivar 168’

Chennai: Popular actor Khushbu has joined the cast of Super Rajinikant-starrer 'Thalaivar 168,' marking the silver screen reunion of the veterans after 28 years.

Kamal Haasan undergoes surgery

Chennai: Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan on Friday successfully underwent a surgery for removal of an implant placed in his right leg, the party said. The 65-year old actor-politician…

I make films to express myself, not offend anyone: director Vetri Maaran

Panaji: Cinema is a tool of expression for multiple National Award-winning Tamil filmmaker Vetri Maaran, and while his films maybe a critique on the sociopolitical structure of the society, the d on Thursday said his work is never driven by agenda.

Kamal Haasan to undergo surgical procedure

Chennai: Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan will undergo a surgical procedure here on Friday for the removal of an implant placed in his leg after he suffered a…

Sibiraj, Nandita’s thriller has been titled Kabadadaari

We had earlier reported that Sibi Sathyaraj and Nandita Swetha are teaming up for a film under Pradeep Krishnamoorthy’s direction. Now we hear that the project, the shooting of which will commence from November 1, has been titled Kabadadaari. Dhananjayan Govind, who bankrolls the movie, informs that its story has been inspired by a recent thriller flick made in Kannada and that he, along with John Mahendran, has written the adapted screenplay.

Simbu agrees to the conditions of ‘Maanaadu’ producer Suresh Kamatchi

Simbu is one of the most promising actors in Kollywood, but recent reports suggest that he has been reporting late to shoot and has become lazy with his work. And reportedly because of this, producer Suresh Kamatchi, who trusted Simbu, had to drop the film ‘Maanaadu’.

Jayam Ravi shoots for a song in Bhoomi

Jayam Ravi who was last seen in Comali is currently shooting for his next film with director Lakshman. The latest news is that a picture from the shooting spot of his next film has been shared.