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  • Siddharth sheds boy-next-door image in 'Jigarthanda' March 5, 2014

    Chennai: Popularly known for his romantic roles in several southern films, actor Siddharth says forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama 'Jigarthanda', has given him the opportunity to shed his boy-next-door image. Siddharth has essayed romantic roles in films such as 'Koncham Ishtam Koncham Kashtam' and 'Love Failure'. "I'm known for my boy-next-door kind of roles...
  • Not nervous to release 'Naan Sigappu' with 'Kochadaiiyaan': Thiru February 25, 2014

    Chennai: Director Thiru says he's not nervous about releasing Tamil thriller 'Naan Sigappu Manithan' alongside superstar Rajinikanth-starrer 'Kochadaiiyaan' on April 11. As of now, he is only concerned about completing the film before the release date. "I'm not going to compete with any film and nor am I nervous to release...
  • 'Pandiya Naadu' review: It's a powerful revenge drama November 4, 2013

    Cast: Vishal Krishna Reddy, Lakshmi Menon, Bharathiraja, Vikranth, Soori and Sharath Lohitashwa Director: Suseenthiran Rating: 3.5 out of 5 A grieving father conceals his happiness with an awkward smile when he comes to learn that the man responsible for his son's death is dead too. He silently walks into his room,...
  • Pandiya Naadu: Rs 25 lakh set constructed for a song October 8, 2013

    Chennai: A special set worth Rs. 25 lakh has been erected to shoot a song for Vishal Krishnastarrer Tamil actiondrama 'Pandiya Naadu', which is slated to hit the screens during Diwali next month. "With the completion of this duet, 'Fy fy Kallachify' featuring Vishal and Lakshmi Menon, the shooting of 'Pandiya...
  • 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'...
  • 'Kutti Pulli' review: This Tamil film is a one time watch May 31, 2013

    Cast: M Sasikumar, Lakshmy Menon, Saranya Ponvannan, Prabha Director: M. Muthaiah; Rating: 2 out of 5 Having realised his strength quite early on in his career, Sasikumar once again chooses a film that exploits rural settings to the fullest. And every time he has used the rural backdrop, his films have reaped...
  • Karthik Subbhuraj to star Siddharth as the lead in his next May 25, 2013

    It's been a busy year for Siddharth, the actor who marked his new year with Deepa Mehta's 'Midnights Children' was soon seen romantic comedy 'Jabardasth', he then featured in Junior NTR starrer 'Baadshah' and shortly was seen in a pivotal role in Hindi film 'Chashme Baddoor'. Siddharth mesmerised his fans...
  • Actors Gautham and Lakshmi to star in Saravanan's next April 8, 2013

    As reported earlier, the 'Kadal' hero, Gautham Karthik has signed up for a film with director Saravanan of 'Silambattam' fame. However now the latest buzz is that actress Lakshmi Menon has been roped in for the female lead role of this film too. And the two young actors recently posed for...
  • Tamil actor Vishal's next is 'Pandianadu' April 7, 2013

    It was recently announced that actor Vishal, who turned producer, will first be producing his own film recently. Now the title of the project is out. It will be called 'Pandianadu'. "The movie will be set on the backdrop of Madurai, and hence the name" says the director of the...
  • '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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Tamil Review: 'Sundara Pandian' is watchable September 15, 2012

    Director Sasikumar knows the knack of rendering rural entertainers laced with romance and friendship. Starting with 'Subramaniapuram', he followed it up with 'Nadodigal'. Now in 'Sundarapandian', which is more of 'Subramaniapuram' meeting 'Nadodigal', the producer in Sasikumar has brought to the world a good director in S R Prabhakar. If the first...
  • 'Sundara Pandian' is for all sections of audience September 14, 2012

    Clearing the hurdle before its release, Sasikumar's 'Sundara Pandian' is hitting the screens on September 14. "It will be a film for all sections of the audience," says its director, Prabhakaran. At a time when it was expected that the movie would have a smooth release on September 14, a stay...
  • Actress Lakshmi Menon to act in 'Prathyayam' May 12, 2012

    Rajesh Touchriver's Prathyayam will be released in Telugu. Titled as Ente in Malayalam, this one stars Lakshmi Menon. The actress of the films like Track, King Commissioner and Parudisa, says that she read a lot about the evils of human trafficking before she proceeded to act in the movie. She was...