GANESH VENKATRAMAN

  • 'Ivan Vera Mathiri' review: This Tamil film has an intelligent premise December 14, 2013

    Cast: Vikram Prabhu, Vamsi Krishna, Surabhi, Ganesh Venkatraman and Hariraj Director: M Saravanan Rating: 3 out of 5 Usually, the rise of a common man against evil always results in violence and the immediate formation of an overnight leader. But our common man, played by Vikram Prabhu, is well read, comes from a...
  • Ganesh Venkatraman upbeat about Bollywood debut November 17, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Ganesh Venkatraman, who is making his Bollywood debut with 'Guns of Banaras', is upbeat about the opportunity because he always wanted to enter Hindi filmdom with a powerful story. 'Guns of Banaras' is a remake of Dhanush starrer Tamil blockbuster 'Pollathavan'. Directed by Shekhar Suri, 'Guns of Banaras'...
  • Tamil review: 'Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru' is entertaining June 15, 2013

    Cast: Siddharth, Hansika Motwani, Santhanam, Ganesh Venkatraman, Balaji, Vidyullekha Raman, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vishal Krishna, Mano Bala and Bosskey Rating: 2.5 out of 5 It's extremely difficult to make a highly entertaining film sans cliches, and proof to that is 'Theeya Vela Seiyyanum Kumaru' (TVSK). The film manages to be a...
  • South Indian actors are playing antiheroes for a reason June 8, 2013

    Chennai: There are no longer absolute black or white roles for lead actors in south Indian cinema. More and more artists are happy to embrace an opportunity to experiment and walk the tightrope between hero and villain to display their creativity and versatility. From superstar Kiccha Sudeep to actors such as...
  • Ganesh Venkataraman finds police officer's role inspiring May 29, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Ganesh Venkatraman, who rose to stardom when he donned the khaki for hit film 'Unnai Pol Oruvan', is playing a police officer again in upcoming Tamil romanticthriller 'Ivan Veramathiri'. He says he finds cop roles very inspiring. 'Unnai Pol Oruvan', a Tamil remake of 'A Wednesday', is one...
  • 'Theeya Vela Seiyyanum Kumaru' passes with U certificate May 23, 2013

    Chennai: Siddharth Suryanarayanstarrer Tamil comedy 'Theeya Vela Seiyyanum Kumaru' (TVSK) has been passed by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) with a 'U' certificate with no cuts . It is releasing June 14. "TVSK censored with clean 'U' with no cuts. The board said they loved this romantic entertainer," said...
  • Siddharth, Hansika to shoot in Japan for their next film April 9, 2013

    The lead pair of the Tamil film 'Theeya Velai Seiyanum Kumaru' Siddharth and Hansika along with the team are currently shooting in Japan for a song. It is reported that the shooting for the song will soon complete and the song is expected to be out in public. The film...
  • 'Damarukam' is Indian 'Avatar': Nagarjuna October 14, 2012

    'Damarukam' set to release on October 18 celebrated its Triple Platinum Disc yesterday. Speaking at the event, Nagarjuna said that the film was made like India's own 'Avatar' by each technician. "There are two stars for this movie the producer and the music director. All the technicians worked day in,...
  • Nagarjuna's 'Damarukam' to be released on Oct 12 September 21, 2012

    Dr Venkat has announced the release date of 'Damarukam' as Oct 12, 2012. He said that the movie has been made as a masterpiece that will stand out eternally in the history of Indian cinema. "The film has been made at a highest budget with amazing visuals (CG work) on...
  • Damarukam: 'Shiv Shiv', Nagarjuna's favourite song September 11, 2012

    Telugu film 'Damarukam' marks composer Devi Sri Prasad's 50th project and the film's lead actor Akkineni Nagarjuna says that out of 10 songs, his favourite number is 'Shiv Shiv Shankara'. "I congratulate DSP (Devi Sri Prasad) on his 50th film. Every time he has composed for my film, I can proudly...
  • Mammootty is sweet 60 for Ragini Dwivedi August 23, 2012

    Ragini Dwivedi, the modelturnedactress who forayed into Sandalwood in the year 2009, with 'Veera Madhakari' opposite Sudeep, had long been eyeing for a slot in Mollywood. Her chance came when she got 'Kandhahar' in 2010 opposite Amitabh Bachchan and Ganesh Venkatraman. she has got another chance to hit the top...
  • Chandra: Shriya Saran plays a princess August 5, 2012

    Actress Sukanya will be seen as model turned actor Ganesh Venkatraman's mother in 'Chandra', wherein she plays a Queen engrossed in modern values. "Sukanya looks great and I pat myself for choosing her, she's very devoted", says director Roopa. The film is a KannadaTamil bilingual that sees Shriya Saran playing the female...
  • Shriya's real talent in her upcoming 'Chandra' August 4, 2012

    Shriya delivered a brilliant classical dance performance at the Mysore palace recently. No, this is not part of any cultural programme that took place inside the magnificent edifice, but for her forthcoming flick 'Chandra'. The TamilKannada bilingual directed by Roopa features Shriya as the last generation princess. A romantic love story,...
  • Ganesh Venkatraman turns Prince for 'Chandra' June 17, 2012

    Ganesh Venkatraman is best remembered for films like 'Abhiyum Naanum' and 'Unaipol Oruvan' in Tamil, 'Kandahar' in Malayalam and 'Eenadu' and 'Damarukkam' in Telugu. This model turned actor, who has already acted alongside top heroines of the industry like Trisha and Anushka Shetty will now be paired opposite Shriya in...
  • Actor Ganesh Venkatraman to act with Shriya Saran June 13, 2012

    Ganesh Venkatraman has the luck of sharing the screen space with beautiful women of the tinsel town. The 'Unnaipol Oruvan' actor who played Trisha's lover in 'Abhiyum Naanum' and acted alongside Anushka in 'Damarukam', will now romance with Shriya Saran. He has been roped in to play the protagonist in 'Chandra',...
  • Aamir to play the lead in 'Abhiyum Naanum' remake June 6, 2012

    After establishing his acting prowess in Bollywood, looks like it's now time for Prakash Raj to show his mettle as a director. If sources are to be believed, he will direct the Hindi remake of 'Abhiyum Naanum'. And the highlight is that the lead role of a doting father (which was...