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  • After 'Mynaa' and 'Kumki', Prabhu Solomon's next film 'Kayal' based on Tsunami disaster December 2, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker Prabhu Solomon says his upcoming Tamil disaster drama 'Kayal', which is set against the backdrop of a tsunami, is his trilogy on romance after films such as 'Mynaa' and 'Kumki'. "People have been asking me whether 'Kayal' is a trilogy on nature, which has been a recurring backdrop in...
  • Dhanush, Shruti Haasan win top laurels at SIIMA awards September 14, 2013

    Chennai: Dhanush and Shruti Haasan bagged the best actor awards in Tamil and Telugu at the star-studded second edition of South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) at Sharjah Thursday-Friday. SIIMA felicitates the best talent across the four southern industries - Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. In Tamil, films 'Thuppakki', '3' and 'Kumki'...
  • Tamil film 'Sigaram Thodu' is set to go on floors in May April 26, 2013

    Seems like it is the generation 'Y' ruling the cine industry now, and it is happy to see them all making it big. And one from the young league, Vikram Prabhu has the peerless distinction in the recent times of having delivered, in the debut, in 'Kumki' that ran...
  • Vikram Prabhu is busy with his 'Ivan Vera Madhiri' December 20, 2012

    The success of his maiden heroic venture 'Kumki' has made Vikram Prabhu a household name, so to say. The actor is now busy with his second flick, 'Ivan Vera Madhiri'. Directed by Saravanan of 'Engeyum Eppodhum' fame, the film is being produced by Lingusamy's Thirupathi Brothers. "Ivan Vera Madhiri is a...
  • 'Kumki' earns Rs 8.51 crore in three days December 18, 2012

    Chennai: Debutant Vikram Prabhu's Tamil romanticdrama 'Kumki' has raked in Rs 8.51 crore at the boxoffice in the first three days in Tamil Nadu. "The film (Kumki) collected Rs 8.51 crore at the boxoffice in Tamil Nadu in the first three days, making it a dream start for debutant Vikram Prabhu,"...
  • Vikram Prabhu stars in Prabhu Solomon's next December 17, 2012

    Director Prabhu Solomon's 'Kumki' is believed to have hit the screens on the 14th of December and has been appreciated a lot for it's metal. The film, starring Vikram Prabhu and Lakshmi Menon has splendid music, visuals and performance of actors. All of this is good news. 'Kumki' has its share...
  • 'Kumki' Review: This film is visually evocative December 15, 2012

    Cast: Vikram Prabhu, Lakshmi Menon, Thambi Ramaiah, Asvin Raja Director: Prabhu Solomon Rating: 3.5 out of 5 After the critically acclaimed 'Mynaa', filmmaker Prabhu Solomon returns with an equally uplifting film, in which an elephant plays the eponymous character. 'Kumki' is the kind of film that reminds us yet again that we don't...
  • 'Kumki' to hit the screens on December 14 December 12, 2012

    The countdown has started and all eyes are on 'Kumki', Prabhu Solomon's next venture after the much talked about 'Mynaa'. The film produced by Lingusamy's Tirupathi Brothers Film Media Pvt Ltd will be released on December 14 by Studio Green and aggressive promotional activities are on. The movie marks the acting...
  • Tamil movie 'Kumki' promises a pleasant surprise December 9, 2012

    Even as the film is getting ready to hit the screens next week, the cast and crew of 'Kumki' met the media in Chennai on Friday and shared some interesting details. Speaking on the occasion, director Prabhu Solomon said that the film is not just about an elephant and its caretaker....
  • Censor clears 'Kumki' with certificate U December 6, 2012

    The Censor Board cleared Tamil movie 'Kumki' with a U certificate, which means the film can be watched by all age groups. Thus following this, the movie is gearing up for a big release. Directed by Prabhu Solomon, the movie 'Kumki' marks the acting debut of thespian Sivaji Ganesan's grandson Vikram...
  • D Imman likely to compose music for Vijay's next October 27, 2012

    Recently, we heard several speculations about Illayathalapathy Vijay working in RB Choudary's next. Now, reports suggest that D Imman will be composing music for the film, confirming things to a certain extent that the project actually exists. Another interesting addon is that the film will be directed by newcomer Nesan. Considering...
  • Lakshmi Menon plays tribal girl in 'Kumki' September 21, 2012

    16 year old actress, Lakshmi Menon who played college student in 'Sundara Pandian' is waiting for her next release to hit the screens. Daughter of an artist, Lakshmi is passionate about dancing and acting. She is a trained dancer in many forms Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and Kathakali. In 'Sundara Pandian', Lakshmi played a...
  • Vikram Prabhu's second film takes off September 20, 2012

    Tamil actor Vikram Prabhu's yetuntitled second film has been launched in Chennai in the presence of the producers and other members of the film. Vikram Prabhu's father, actor Prabhu Ganeshan was also present at the launch on Sept 19. Director Saravanan of 'Engeyum Eppothum' fame will helm this project, while leading producer...
  • Saravanan and Vikram Prabhu team up for next August 31, 2012

    It was earlier reported 'Engaeyum Eppothum' fame director Saravanan who shot to fame with his very debut will be joining hands with Vikram Prabhu, grandson of thespian Sivaji Ganesan. The yettobetitled venture will be produced by Thirupathi Brothers and will have music by GV Prakash say industry insiders. Vikram Prabhu is currently...
  • I have a weird connection with elephants: Vikram August 18, 2012

    It's surprising that an actor from a family of actors like Vikram Prabhu, who looks like a million bucks, would opt to debut in a role in a film like 'Kumki' that requires him to have a makeover as a mahout. But, the young actor of the Sivaji family says...
  • Dulqar, Vikram Prabhu team up for a bilingual film August 8, 2012

    Bilinguals are the way to go especially in south cinema, thanks to the dual benefit the makers can cash in on by starring actors who are popular in both the industries. It is now said that Vikram Prabhu, grandson of thespian Sivaji Ganesan, who is foraying through 'Kumki' will be...
  • Vikram, Gautam in 'Agni Natchathiram' remake? August 8, 2012

    Attempts are being made by producer Ramesh (of 'Uthamaputhiran' and 'Osthi' fame) to remake 'Agni Natchathiram', and who else than the sons of Prabhu and Karthik can repeat the magic of their respective fathers. If source are to be believed, Prabhu's son Vikram Prabhu, who is making his acting debut...
  • Tamil actor Karthi praises the crew of 'Attakathi' July 28, 2012

    Karthi Sivakumar seems to be on a mission to encourage aspiring actors and filmmakers. A day after he came out with a motivating speech at the audio launch of 'Kumki', the actor on Friday heaped laurels on the team behind 'Attakathi'. Speaking at a function to introduce the cast and crew...
  • Rajinikanth attends 'Kumki' audio launch July 26, 2012

    Shutterbugs, scribes and those gathered at the 'Kumki' audio launch were in for a super big surprise as the Superstar Rajinikanth was the Surprise Guest at the audio launch of the film! Although it was known that Kamal Haasan and Suriya will unveil the audio, Rajini's arrival was maintained a secret...
  • Kumki: Kamal Haasan to launch audio July 15, 2012

    The audio release function of 'Kumki' is going to be a grand affair, if one has to go by what is being buzzed in the KTown. Kamal Haasan is expected to launch the music of the movie, which marks the acting debut of legendary Sivaji Ganesan's grandson Vikram Prabu, who...
  • Vikram Prabhu in remake of 'Sattam Oru Iruttarai' June 6, 2012

    Even before his first film 'Kumki' could see the light of the day, young actor Vikram Prabhu, grandson of the legendary Sivaji Ganesan, has bagged an offer to play the lead role in the remake of 'Sattam Oru Iruttarai'. When the shooting was going on near Puducherry, it is said the...
  • Tamil director, Linguswamy signs three film deal July 11, 2011

    New Delhi: UTV Motion Pictures has inked a threefilm deal with renowed Tamil producerdirector N. Linguswamy to coproduce, market and distribute his movies. The studio will produce and distribute N. Linguswamy's three porjects Vettai, Vazhakku Enn 18/9 and Kumki. Vazhukku Enn 18/9 will be written and directed by Balaji Sakthivel, who...