Gautham Vasudev Menon

  • Suriya to work on Gautam Menon, Linguswamy's films April 13, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Suriya Sivakumar is set to work on his next two Tamil films, with directors Gautham Vasudev Menon and Linguswamy, simultaneously. He is currently busy wrapping up upcoming Tamil action-romance 'Singam 2', a sequel to Tamil superhit 'Singam'. "As the Suriya-starrer 'Singam 2' is close to completion, the shooting of...
  • Anirudh of 'Kolaveri' fame to debut as an actor April 10, 2013

    The 'Why This Kolaveri' fame music director Anirudh, will soon make a debut as an actor in films. Sources say that he will be introduced by director of 'Podaa Podi' fame Vignesh Shiva, and the film will be produced by Gautham Vasudev Menon. While Anirudh himself will be composing the...
  • Actor Suriya has two major projects this year February 28, 2013

    Actor Suriya is currently pulled up between two stalwart directors, Linguswamy and Gautham Vasudev Menon. After wrapping up his latest 'Singam 2' for Studio Green in South Africa, he will return to Chennai, this week, and announce his next film. Filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon has confirmed his project with Suriya, and...
  • Tamil actors Arya to star in Magizh Thirumeni's next February 27, 2013

    Tamil actor Arya, will play the role of a cop in his upcoming film to be directed by Magizh Thirumeni. The film will also feature Samantha as the leading lady in the film. It is learnt that Magizh Thirumeni had assisted Gautham Vasudev Menon in the trend-setter police movies such as...
  • Gautham has given a big canvas to me, says Samantha December 16, 2012

    Her much awaited 'Neethane En Ponvasantham' has just hit the screens. And Samantha says director Gautham Vasudev Menon has given bigger canvas to Nithya (her character in 'NEP') than Jessie (the character played by Trisha in 'Vinnai Thandi Varuvaya'). "You can feel NEP much close to your life than 'VTV'. At...
  • 'Neethaane En Ponvasantham' Review: Boring love story December 15, 2012

    As promised during the promotion of the film, Gautham's 'Neethaane En Ponvasantham' (NEP) could very well be anyone's love story. But, sadly, why will anyone want to revisit his or her love story if it's filled with fewer heartwarming moments and mostly egoistic clashes and blame games? 'NEP' definitely deserves...
  • 'Neethane En Ponvasantham' to have a grand release December 12, 2012

    The long wait has come to an end, one has to say. Starting today, tickets can be booked for the much awaited 'Neethane En Ponvasantham', which is ready to hit the screens on December 14. "The film will release in nearly 30 theaters in and around the city of Chennai...
  • 'Neethane En Ponvasantham' gets a successful U December 8, 2012

    Gautham Vasudev Menon's much awaited 'Neethane En Ponvasantham' has been cleared by the Censor Board with a clean U certificate. According to sources, the movie has been cleared by the Censor officials without a single cut. Starring super star Jiiva and Samantha in lead roles, the film will hit the screens next...
  • Nani to embellish house with Kamal Haasan's painting November 23, 2012

    Nani, the new bridegroom wants to live in an aesthetically-decorated house with his wife, Anjana. This is the reason why he wants to decorate it with a paintings by Kamal Kamaraju (actor of 'Avakai Biryani'). Nani has decided to decorate the mini theater at his house with paintings of great film...
  • Neethane En Ponvasantham: Jiiva on the film November 10, 2012

    Directed by Gautham Menon, 'Neethane En Ponvasantham' is a romantic film. Samantha is the lady lead and her chemistry with Jiiva can ensure initial footfalls in the cinema halls. ...
  • Neethanae En Ponvasantham: Samantha talking about film November 10, 2012

    Directed by Gautham Menon, 'Neethanae En Ponvasantham' stars Jiiva and Samantha in the lead roles. ...
  • Mahesh Babu to play lead in 'Yohan Adhyayam Ondru'? November 2, 2012

    Gautham Vasudev Menon has not dropped 'Yohan Adhyayam Ondru' as perceived by many. Instead, the director is going to start the film with a new hero. Since Vijay has walked out of the project, Gautham is roping in Mahesh Babu to play the protagonist. Also, he is plannig to make it...
  • Gautham Vasudev Menon's next to star Suriya? October 27, 2012

    Gautham Vasudev Menon has almost completed his much expected 'Neethane En Ponvasantham'. With the film expected to see the light of the day in November, a guessing game is also on as to what would be the director's next. According to sources, Gautham will join hands with Suriya, his 'Kaakha Kaakha'...
  • Nitin Kumar Reddy-Chinni Krishna's project shelved October 24, 2012

    After the success of Telugu romantic-comedy 'Ishq', actor Nitin Kumar Reddy was set to begin work on an untitled project with director Chinni Krishna, but the project has been shelved. "Due to a few creative differences, my film with Bellamkonda (producer) and director Chinni Krishna is not happening," Nitin tweeted. 'Ishq' catapulted...
  • Filmmakers should organise film festivals: Gautham October 1, 2012

    It is high time filmmakers should take the responsibility of film festivals and encourage aspiring film enthusiasts, says veteran director Gautham Vasudev Menon. "Film festivals in our country are always organised by some private body or NGO, but not by filmmakers. It's high time we as filmmakers take the onus upon...
  • No comparisons between Jiiva and Nani: Gautham September 26, 2012

    It's obvious that the performance of Jiiva and Nani would come in for comparison, since they are acting in the Tamil and Telugu versions respectively of Gautham Vasudev Menon's next ('Neethane En Ponvasantham' in Tamil and 'Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu' in Telugu). However, the director is not ready to compare the two...
  • Gautham Menon praises Jiiva, Samantha and Nani September 19, 2012

    Tamil filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon is all praise for actors Jiiva, Nani and Samantha Ruth Prabhu, and says "working with them has been a memorable experience". Having completed 'Neethaane En Ponvasantham', a bilingual romantic film with the trio - with Nani in the Telugu version, and Jiiva and Samantha in Tamil...
  • NEP: Gautham thanks Ilayaraja for spectacular work September 18, 2012

    Gautham Vasudev Menon's 'Neethaane En Ponvasantham' (NEP) is the most sensitive talk among the people right now. People are dumbstruck with the audio launch of 'NEP' which is purely an Ilayaraja's composition. The audio launch was telecasted in Jaya TV which received a huge response from the audience. The entire evening...
  • 'Endrendrum Punnagai' stars Jiiva in the lead role September 12, 2012

    'Mugamoodi' might have evoked mixed response. But there is hardly anyone who isn't impressed with the efforts Jiiva put for the role. And now, the actor is gearing up his next, 'Endrendrum Punnagai'. The film to be directed by Ahmed (who made his debut with 'Vamanan') was formally launched some weeks...
  • Samantha dubs her voice for three languages August 31, 2012

    Samantha, who has bounced back from health ailment, is now focusing full-fledged on work. Besides shooting for a Telugu film, the actress is dubbing for herself in 'Neethanae En Ponvasantham'. Directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon, the film is being made simultaneously in three languages- Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. While Jiiva is...
  • Skin ailment cured, Samantha returns to work August 16, 2012

    Samantha, who took a break from acting following skin ailment, stood in front of the camera in Hyderabad a couple of days ago, for her upcoming Telugu movie. "A few weeks ago itself it was reported that she was back to work. But only now she has returned to the sets,"...
  • I am thrilled about Gautham's 'NEP': Yuvan July 19, 2012

    Yuvan Shankar Raja is all thrilled about a song crooned by him in Gautham Vasudev Menon's upcoming flick 'Neethanae En Ponvasantham', which was composed by maestro Ilayaraja. "I was speechless when I heard the final version. It's pure music that's what I call it. Thanks to Gautam for making me sing...