AMY JACKSON

  • Vikram's 'I' hits the bull's eye; collects over Rs 100 crore in its opening weekend worldwide January 20, 2015

    Chennai: Filmmaker Shankar's Tamil magnum opus "I", despite mixed reviews, has managed to set the box office on fire by collecting over Rs.100 crore in its opening weekend worldwide. "The film has done exceptionally good business outside Tamil Nadu as well. In Kerala, it has set new records for a Tamil...
  • Shankar's 'I' was distinctly homophobic in the portrayal of a transgender make-up artist January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Picture this: A supermodel picks up a simple young body builder and takes him out for a makeover. He's grateful for the gesture and can't wait to impress her -- that is until, he sees that her "star" make-up person is a transgender. That's when he breaks into...
  • 'I' filmmaker Shankar seeks police protection following protest by a group of transgenders outside his house January 19, 2015

    Chennai: Filmmaker Shankar has sought police protection following protest by a group of transgenders outside his residence here after they found objectionable scenes about their community in his latest Tamil magnum opus "I". The transgender community is upset with the way Shankar has portrayed the character essayed by popular make-up artist,...
  • 'I' review: There's a lesson in I for makers of masala movies January 16, 2015

    Cast: Vikram and Amy Jackson Director: Shankar The highly anticipated romantic thriller I from visionary Tamil director Shankar is a work of staggering ambition, somewhat weighed down by the filmmaker's own indulgence. Clocking in at a butt-numbing three hours and six minutes, the film works off a busy story that's centered on...
  • 'I' Tweet Review: The film has a thin plot, but Vikram manages to look convincing, earnest and real January 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Larger-than-life canvas, beautiful locations, a dazzling beauty, and a hero that plays four startlingly different roles. Shankar's latest film 'I' has all the ingredients of an interesting watch. Starring Vikram, Amy Jackson and Upen Patel in key roles, 'I' has been released all the major south Indian languages, as...
  • Watch: The making of 'I' January 15, 2015

    Directed by Shankar, the tamil movie 'I' stars Vikram, Amy Jackson, Suresh Gopi, and Upen Patel in lead roles. ...
  • 'I' is going to be a step forward for me as an actor; I get to play four different characters: Vikram December 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Vikram, who promoted his film "I" here, said it's a step forward for him as an actor. The actor who will be seen in different looks in the film said: "Body building took me three years to achieve that body for the film. It took me three to...
  • 'I' theatrical trailer: Vikram wrestles with goons, catches a cycle with one hand, and ties shoelaces with a flick of his foot December 19, 2014

    The wait is over! The first theatrical trailer for Chiyaan Vikram's sci-fi film, 'I' is out. And as expected, the teaser has begun to gain massive publicity on social media. Directed by Shankar, the film features Vikram, Amy Jackson and Upen Patel in key roles. It is interesting to see...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' star Dhanush to star opposite Amy Jackson in Velraj's next Tamil film December 3, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush is all set to team up with British model-actress Amy Jackson in a yet-to-be titled Tamil film.The film, which is scheduled to go on floors next year, marks the second film of the 32-year-old 'Raanjhanaa' star with director Velraj after 'Vela Illa Pattathari' (VIP).In her four-year-old career,...
  • 'I' behind the scenes: Vikram fashions himself after Arnold Schwarzenegger, then loses 25 kgs; Shankar transforms Amy Jackson into a motorcycle November 27, 2014

    Did you know that many parts of Shankar's upcoming film 'I' were shot in China? Or that Vikram's look in the film has been inspired by a young Arnold Schwarzenegger? Now you have a chance to wrap your head around these and several other little-known details from the film in...
  • 'I' teaser: With beefed up physique, Vikram is almost unrecognisable in Shankar's muchawaited film September 15, 2014

    Finally the wait is over. The teaser of Chiyaan Vikram's sci fi film, 'I' is out. And as expected, the teaser has begun to gain massive publicity on social media. Directed by Shankar, the film feature Vikram, Amy Jackson in key roles. It is interesting to see how easily...
  • Telangana bill likely to delay 'Yevadu' release November 22, 2013

    Chennai: The release of Ram Charan Tejastarrer Telugu actiondrama 'Yevadu', slated to hit the screens Dec 19, may be delayed if the Telangana bill is introduced by the central government next month, said its producer Dil Raju. "I'm planning to release the film on Dec 19 if the Telangana bill is...
  • 'Yevadu' to release during Diwali or Christmas: Dil Raju October 1, 2013

    Hyderabad: Producer Dil Raju Monday confirmed that his upcoming Telugu actionthriller 'Yevadu' starring Ram Charan Teja will finally release during Diwali or Christmas this year. The film's release has been stalled for over two months now. 'Yevadu' was originally slated to release July 31, but was later postponed due to the...
  • Vikram shaves head for Tamil romanticthriller 'Ai' September 23, 2013

    Chennai: Actor Vikram is giving his role in upcoming Tamil romanticthriller 'Ai' everything he can. After losing nearly 15 kg for the movie, he has now shaved his head to shoot a crucial portion of the film. The film has been on floors for over a year now. Vikram gave his first...
  • 25 celebrity vacations you wouldn't want to miss September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Even though your favorite stars are busy jetting across the country, hopping from one city to another to promote their films and adhering to painstaking touring, they do manage to take time out from their hectic lives for a well-planned vacation. Still unconvinced? Take a look at the holiday...
  • Will 'Yevadu' turn out to be another 'Magadheera' for Ram Charan? July 18, 2013

    Chennai: The makers of Ram Charan Tejastarrer 'Yevadu' have confirmed that the film will hit the screens July 31, exactly four years after the actor's 'Magadheera' was released and went on to become a blockbuster. "The film was earlier set to be released on July 25, but it has been pushed...
  • On his birthday Vikram sweats it out in China April 17, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Vikram, who celebrates his 47th birthday Wednesday, is busy shedding weight in China for his upcoming Tamil romanticthriller 'I'. He has already lost eight kg for the film, touted to be a Rs 100 crore project, since it went on the floors. "He (Vikram) has gone to China....
  • Actor Amy Jackson adopts a dolphin on her birthday April 1, 2013

    Our very own American turned desi beauty Amy Jackson turned 22 this January. She swam the high seas with the dolphins in Mexico, for the New Year. And she instantly fell in love with them. It turns out that it is not only Trisha, but also Amy, from the industry,...
  • Watch: Trailer of Ram Charan Teja starer 'Yevadu' March 29, 2013

    The upcoming Telugu film, 'Yevadu' is written and directed by Vamsi Paidipally. The action flick stars actor Ram Charan Teja, Allu Arjun and Shruti Haasan in lead roles. Allu Arjun makes a 15 minute appearance in the film, which the director claims is a key portion in the script. The...
  • Malayalam actor Gopi is unwell after movie 'I' January 22, 2013

    Suresh Gopi is playing a doctor in the movie 'I' directed by Shankar.'I' which has Vikram and Amy Jackson in the lead roles. 'I' is another musical of AR Rahman. However, it seems like the doctor in the film got sick in real life. At a recent event which celebrated Vivekanandha's...
  • Amy Jackson joins 'I' team for second schedule December 12, 2012

    Shankar's next grandscale project, 'I', has been in the making for quite some time now. The film features Vikram and Amy Jackson in the lead and the team just completed a 45day long schedule in China. Now Amy has confirmed that she has rejoined the team in Chennai, where a...
  • What attracts foreign actors towards Bollywood October 6, 2012

    New Delhi: To the arty, snooty, superior, culturallydriven creature, Bollywood is a dirty word something symptomatic of all that is crass, dedicated to pander and cater to the lowest common denominator. However, seeing its gigantic popularity in the farthest corners of the globe, it has to be agreed...