AR Murugadoss

  • 'Kaththi' teaser: Ilayathalapathy Vijay stares at you from inside a giant cement pipe in AR Murugadoss' latest film September 19, 2014

    There are shadows, there is dust. Tamil actor Vijay moves in those shadows with some remarkable weapons. Then in a 360 degree shot, he stares you down from inside a gigantic cement pipe.The first teaser for AR Murugadoss' latest film 'Kaththi' relies heavily on great background score and the screen...
  • 'Kaththi' behindthescenes: Vijay dances, Samantha blushes, AR Murugadoss takes it easy on the set September 18, 2014

    Be honest. You've always wanted to know what happens on the sets of an AR Murugadoss film. Well, now's your chance. A 30second video posted by the makers of the upcoming Tamil thriller 'Kaththi' showcases the starcast, the director as well as the music director Anirudh having a blast on...
  • 'Holiday' success to rub off on new TV ad: Producers June 24, 2014

    Kolkata: The people behind a new advertising campaign that sees Akshay Kumar flaunt both his humorous and serious side to promote hosiery products Monday said the success of the actor's current hit "Holiday..." is bound to rub off on it. The Akshaystarrer crossed the Rs.100crore mark at the domestic box office...
  • 'Kaththi': First motion poster unveiled on superstar Vijay's birthday June 22, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Vijay, who will turn 40 Sunday, will receive the first look motion poster of his upcoming film 'Kaththi' as his birthday gift. The makers plan to release it at midnight on Saturday. "The film's first look motion poster will be released at midnight on the occasion of Vijay...
  • Akshay Kumar's 'Holiday' to earn Rs 50 crore soon June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's "Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty" has earned almost Rs.50 crore in four days of its release. Promoted as a movie full of real stunts and real locations, it is A.R. Murugadoss' second Hindi directorial, and has done well at the box office so far. The total...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: My next is a womanoriented action film by AR Murugadoss June 10, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker A.R Murugadoss, who is basking in the success of his latest Hindi directorial "Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty", is all set to direct actress Sonakshi Sinha in a womancentric action flick in the language. The project is expected to go on floors in November. This will be...
  • 'Holiday' earns 1.96 cr, the highest ever single day gross for Akshay Kumar starrer in UAEGCC June 8, 2014

    Akshay Kumar's 'Holiday', which focuses on terrorism and sleeper cells, managed to find several takers in UAE. The film, which has been produced by Vipul Shah and features Sonakshi Sinha, has earned $332,000 (Rs 1.96 crore) on its first day. Trade analyst took to twitter to share the film's...
  • 'Holiday' Tweet Review: First day, first show June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The latest film from the stable of director AR Murugadoss of 'Ghajini' fame, 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty' stars Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the leading roles. A remake of the 2012 Tamil film 'Thuppakki', starring Vijay and Kajal Agarwal, the film revolves around Virat, an...
  • e Lounge: Akshay, Sonakshi talk about 'Holiday' June 3, 2014

    Directed by AR Murugadoss, 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty' features Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha is actionthriller film. In an interview to CNNIBN, Akshay and Sonakshi share their experience behind the camera. The film is set to be released on June 6. ...
  • Snapshot: Sonakshi Sinha dons boxing gloves to play Boxer Saiba in 'Holiday' April 7, 2014

    Sonakshi Sinha is never afraid of experimenting with her looks and roles. The actress, who is always keen on doing something new and interesting, plays a boxer in her upcoming film 'Holiday: A Soldier is Never Off Duty'. Sonakshi, who was seen combating the goons in 'R...Rajkumar', plays a college...
  • Vijay-Murugadoss new film titled 'Kaththi' March 26, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker A.R Murugadoss's upcoming Tamil actioner with actor Vijay has been titled "Kaththi", which is slated to hit the marquee this Diwali. "Happy and delighted to announce the title of my project with Ilaiyathalapathy Vijay -'Kaththi'," Murugadoss tweeted on Monday. This is the second time Murugadoss and Vijay have teamed after...
  • Neil Nitin Mukesh to make his Tamil debut as a villain in a new film March 15, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker AR Murugadoss Saturday confirmed that Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh will make his Tamil debut with upcoming yet-untitled film featuring superstar Vijay. "Yes, Neil is playing villain in our new film," posted Murugadoss on his Twitter page. Vijay and Murugadoss have teamed up for the second time after the success...
  • First Look: Sonakshi Sinha looks tough as a boxer in 'Holiday' February 20, 2014

    Sonakshi Sinha will let action speak louder than her words in her upcoming film 'Holiday: A Soldier is Never Off Duty'. The actress, who was seen taking on the goons in 'R...Rajkumar', plays a college girl in the film. Sonakshi will once again be seen thrashing the baddies, and in...
  • Snapshot: Offscreen chemistry! Sonakshi Sinha and Akshay Kumar have fun filming 'Holiday' February 19, 2014

    If Sonakshi Sinha's recent Twitter post is anything to go by, she has been having lots of fun filming her upcoming project 'Holiday'. The actress took to the microblogging site to share a photo with costar Akshay and the film's director AR Murugadoss with a post that read "Memories from...
  • If I weren't an actor, I'd be Defence Intelligence Agent: Akshay Kumar February 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who will be seen as a Defence Intelligence Agent (DIA) in his forthcoming film 'Holiday: A Soldier Never Off Duty', says he enjoyed the role "more than I ever imagined". The film's trailer released online Wednesday and gave a sneak peek into the action packed thriller that also...
  • Holiday: Watch Akshay Kumar as Capt Viraat Bakshi in new motion poster February 11, 2014

    Action hero Akshay Kumar will be seen playing the role of a solider in AR Murugadoss' upcoming film 'Holiday'. The actor will play Captain Viraat Bakshi in the action thriller whose tagline reads 'Off Duty Soldier On Duty'. The film is slated to be released on June 6, 2014. ...
  • AR Murugadoss, Vijay to team up again November 14, 2013

    Chennai: Filmmaker AR Murugadoss, who is currently busy working on a Hindi project 'Holiday', confirmed on Wednesday that he will be working with actor Vijay again on a yetuntitled Tamil project. Murugadoss and Vijay came together last for Tamil actionthriller 'Thuppakki', which released last year and went on to be a...
  • 'Raja Rani' not to be remade in Telugu November 5, 2013

    Chennai: AR Murugadoss, coproducer of Tamil romanticdrama 'Raja Rani' has refuted rumours that the film is being remade in Telugu. He says he is only planning to dub it. "The Telugu dubbed version will hit the screens soon. The news about the film being remade in Telugu is baseless. It's a...
  • Gabbar: Is Kareena going to be Akshay's heroine? October 9, 2013

    Chennai: The makers of 'Gabbar', the Hindi version of Tamil blockbuster 'Ramanaa', are reportedly considering actress Kareena Kapoor to be cast opposite Akshay Kumar in the film. Telugu filmmaker Krish will direct 'Gabbar', which will be produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. "Kareena's name has come up for the role of the leading...
  • 'Raja Rani' mints Rs 12.2 crore in the opening weekend October 1, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil romanticdrama 'Raja Rani', a Fox Star Studios and AR Murugadoss' latest venture, has registered an opening weekend collection of Rs 12.2 crore in Tamil Nadu, the production house said a statement. 'Raja Rani', which released last Friday, is the third collaborative venture between Fox Star Studios and AR Murugadoss...
  • Samantha to work with Vijay in Murugadoss' next September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: If reports are to be believed then Samantha is going to be seen in director AR Murugadoss' next film opposite Ilayathalapathy Vijay. Currently, Vijay is busy shooting for 'Jilla'. This will be the first time Vijay will be working with Samantha in any film. The Hindi film industry is also...
  • Akshay excited about sleeper cellbased 'Holiday' September 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actorproducer Akshay Kumar, who will be seen in AR Murugadoss' next film 'Holiday', says the film is based on sleeper cells and he is excited about the project. "I am doing 'Holiday' with Murugadoss. I would like to do all kinds of films like 'Special 26' and 'OMG: Oh My...
  • Tamil rom-com 'Raja Rani' to be released on Sep 27 September 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Debutant director Atlee Kumar's Tamil romantic-comedy movie 'Raja Rani' will hit the screens Sep 27 and co-producer A.R. Murugadoss is confident it will appeal to the movie buffs. Expressing his confidence in the project, Murugadoss said: "I have full faith that 'Raja Rani' will get a thumbs up from audiences....
  • AR Murugadoss to direct a Hindi film again June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern filmmaker A. R. Murugadoss will wield the megaphone for a Hindi project to be produced by Fox Star Studios. The movie will release in 2014. In 2011, a threefilm deal of Tamil projects had been signed between the filmmaker and production and distribution giant, Fox Star Studios. Murugadoss, who made...
  • Dhanush, Samantha win top honours at the Vijay awards May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Dhanush won the Best Actor award at the 7th Annual Vijay Awards in Chennai recently. The glittering star studded event took place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai on May 11, 2013. An elated Dhanush, who won the Best Actor Award for his performance in the...
  • 'Raja Rani' trailer: Watch Nayantara, Arya in a romantic comedy May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Raja Rani' is an upcoming Tamil film starring Nayantara, Arya and Jai in leading roles. The film is a comedy to be directed by Atlee Kumar. AR Murugadoss has produced the film in association with Fox Star Studios. GV Prakash has composed the music. The film is...
  • Akshay Kumar: I have changed my point of view April 4, 2013

    Kolkata: Having had his share of success in action and comedy films, actor Akshay Kumar is now ready to explore more genres. "I enjoy all the genres. I love comedy, drama, action, romance, and I love doing negative roles as well. So, no genre is my preference," Akshay told reporters here. The...
  • 'Vathikuchi' to do promotions through flash mobs March 11, 2013

    Tamil Nadu was quick to pick up the flash mob culture, and we have seen many promotions doing the rounds. But 'Vathikuchi' is gearing up to create records, by launching a, first of its kind, flash mob. However, the hero of this film, Dhileban, plays the role of a share...
  • Not all film scripts demand stars: Director Kinslin March 4, 2013

    Chennai: Debutant Tamil director Kinslin feels it is very important to have the right actor for the right script because not all scripts demand stars. "Not all scripts are suitable for star heroes because it is very important that you cast the right actor, suitable for the script. I chose a...
  • HC to rehear case on certification of 'Thuppaki' March 2, 2013

    Chennai: The Madras High Court will rehear a case after June relating to the certification of Tamil movie 'Thuppakki'. A division bench comprising justices R Banumathi and K K Sasidharan had earlier recalled its January 28 order directing the Centre to consider a plea for withdrawal of 'U' certificate to the...