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  • Telugu actors ArjunLakshmi to star in 'Rani Ranamma' April 15, 2013

    Senior director Kodi Ramakrishna is directing a film titled 'Rani Ranamma' after a super hit film like 'Arundathi' where actors Arjun and Lakshmi Rai will play the lead roles. Buzz is that R Ramachandra Raju is producing the same film under Sailaja productions banner. Also, the film which is going...
  • We stand for Sri Lankan Tamils: Sarath Kumar April 2, 2013

    Chennai After the Tamil film industry observed a day long fast Tuesday to protest alleged "war crimes" against Tamils in Sri Lanka, actor R Sarath Kumar said the entire Tamil film industry stands united for Sri Lankan Tamils. "We as an industry will stand united for our brothers and sisters in...
  • Tamil film 'Jilla' starring Vijay is launched March 11, 2013

    Chennai: Superstar Vijay's upcoming Tamil action-drama 'Jilla' was launched on March 10,2013 in the presence of the cast and crew of the movie. The launch of 'Jilla' happened at the office of producer RB Chowdhary. Vijay had flown down from Mumbai for the occasion, a spokesperson of the film told IANS. To...
  • Tamil review: 'Onbathula Guru' lacks a good script March 9, 2013

    Director: P T Selvakumar Actors: Vinay Rai, Premgi Amaren, Lakshmi Rai, Aravind Akash, Sathyan, Jagan, Mantra, Roopashree and Sona Heiden Imagine and write down a list of things that could possibly make a bad, really bad film. Having made your list, carry it along and go to the nearest cinema hall to...
  • 'Onbathula Guru' to star Tamil actor Vinay February 22, 2013

    Undoubtedly when there is stardom, there sure is a deluge of rumours. That ranges from the Bachchans of B-town to even the choreographers in K-town, there are only a handful of celebrities who haven't gotten their hands dirty of buzz. Now, it is Vinay's turn, and so is Laksmi Rai's,...
  • Tamil Review: 'Vanna Yuddham' is partly engaging February 15, 2013

    Cast: Kishore, Arjun Sarja, Lakshmi Rai, Vijayalakshmi, Suresh Oberoi, Ravi Kale, Jayachitra and AMR Ramesh; Director: AMR Ramesh It's not easy to recreate a fitting saga drawn out of real life incidents of a controversial story, but filmmaker AMR Ramesh does his best to make this biopic of India's most wanted dacoit...
  • Vijay to attend 'Onbadhula Guru's audio launch February 8, 2013

    The latest update on the launch of PT Selvakumar's 'Onbadhula Guru' is that Tamil actor Vijay will also be attending it. This movie is a romantic comedy starring actors Vinay, Lakshmi Rai, Anjali and Premji. Also director Shankar will be joining Vijay in the event. Filmmaker PT Selvakumarr used to...
  • Vijay to launch 'Onbadhula Guru's audio on Feb 12 February 7, 2013

    Upcoming Tamil movie 'Onbadhula Guru' has actors Vinay, Premgi Amaren, Arvind Aakash, Sathyan and Lakshmi Rai in very prominent roles. The film has music by composer K, better known as Krishna Kumar. Kumar has composed tracks for movies like 'Mugamoodi' and 'Yuddham Sei'. However, the audio launch of this film is...
  • Onbadhula Guru: Premji, Lakshmi Rai return December 16, 2012

    The hit couple Premji and Lakshmi Rai are pairing up again for a song from the upcoming comedy movie 'Onbadhula Guru' starring Vinay, Anjali and Lakshmi Rai in leading roles. The pleasant surprise in the movie is that Jiiva will be appearing for a cameo role in it. This song, which...
  • 'Kanchana 3D' to feature a special song October 10, 2012

    We all know that 'Kanchana', the blockbuster of Lawrence Raghavendra, is being converted into 3D. Now the latest update is that the 3D version will have a special song, which is not there in the original version. "The song will be a visual treat to the audience. State of the art...
  • Video: People's reaction to 'Thaandavam' September 30, 2012

    Action thriller 'Thaandavam' is a revenge story. It is directed by AL Vijay, who earlier worked with Vikram for 'Deiva Thirumagal'. It stars Vikram in the lead role opposite Anushka Shetty. Amy Jackson and Lakshmi Rai will also be seen in the film. ...
  • Tamil Review: Vikram completes 'Thaandavam' September 28, 2012

    Having gotten an early chance to see 'Thaandavam', I was all excited when i reached the Sathyam Cinemas parking lot. I was greeted by a large crowd and even a band of blind artists performing at the entrance. It's hard not to say that the expectations were huge for this...
  • Vikram's 'Thaandavam' hit the screens today September 28, 2012

    This week clearly belongs to 'Thaandavam', which is hitting the screens in a big way on September 28. Film Producers, UTV Motion Pictures have ensured that the movie releases in as many theatres as possible. And the advance bookings were promising, say trade sources. Directed by Vijay, the film has Vikram, Anushka...
  • AL Vijay wants Ameer to reconsider decision September 28, 2012

    Director Vijay, whose 'Thaandavam' has hit the screens today, came out with a detailed statement on September 27, urging Ameer to reconsider his decision to resign from the post of Directors Association's secretary. In the statement, he said that the film is hitting the screens with the permission of the court....
  • 'Thaandavam' team to donate Rs 20 lakh to charity September 28, 2012

    'Thaandavam' and its production house UTV motion pictures not just focus in carrying out their business but also have come forward with a philanthropic vision for the blinds. The premiere show of 'Thaandavam' was screened at Sathyam cinema complex by 10 pm on 27th September. The entire movie crew and...
  • It's 'Kalpana' v/s 'Sidda Ganga' on September 28 September 27, 2012

    A wild and mild film are releasing on September 28 to treat the cine goers of Kannada cinema. The wild film is Upendra starring 'Kalpana' that is a remake of 'Kanchana' made by Lawerence in Tamil that was dubbed in to Telugu language too. Sri Thenandal Films of famous film maker...
  • Video: Trailer of Kannada horror flick 'Kalpana' September 27, 2012

    The Kannada forthcoming horror flick 'Kalpana' directed by Rama Narayanan. The starcast are Upendra, Lakshmi Rai, Shruthi, Umasri, Achyuthkumar, Saikumar and others. ...
  • Video: GV Prakash on his 25th film 'Thaandavam' September 27, 2012

    Directed by Vijay, 'Thaandavam' stars Vikram in the lead role. Vikram's character has been inspired by a real individual Daniel Kish, who lives in the United States. While Jagapathi Babu is playing an important role in this romanticaction film, Anushka is the main female lead. Amy Jackson and Lakshmi Rai...
  • Bollywood will happen sometime later: Lakshmi Rai September 26, 2012

    Whenever actress Lakshmi Rai comes to Sandalwood, she creates a stir. This Kannada actress will now have backtoback releases in the coming weeks apart from her Tamil film, 'Thaandavam' opposite Vikram. Throwing light about her two films, 'Kalpana' and 'Attahasa', Lakshmi says, "In 'Kalpana', I play the same character picked from...
  • Lawrence's 'Kanchana' to be released in 3D September 26, 2012

    Ghost or thriller scripts have always been handled with a serious note all the time. Lawrence's 'Kanchana' broke this convention and brought a complete changeover by its new genre of Comedy cum ghost thriller. This 2011 blockbuster hit is now planned to be released in 3D for which Telugu producer and...
  • 'Shiva Thandavam' to be released on Oct 5? September 26, 2012

    Has the release date of 'Shiva Thandavam' been postponed by a week's time? Our sources say that the film may not be ready for Sep 28 release due to some unavoidable reasons related to the dubbing part. This definitely comes as a disappointment for those waiting to watch this ensemble cast...
  • Video: 'Thaandavam' cast and crew talks about film September 26, 2012

    Thaandavam is an upcoming Tamil action film directed by AL Vijay, starring Vikram, Jagapati Babu, Anushka Shetty, Amy Jackson and Lakshmi Rai. ...
  • Kalpana: Audio release and U/A simultaneously September 24, 2012

    It was a day of two activities for Thenandal Films of Ramnarayan the senior film maker and director of South India. At Renukamba Digital studio, the regional censor members given the 'U/A' certificate for 'Kalpana' and almost the same time at Solitaire Hotel the audio of the film 'Kalpana' was...
  • 'Thaandavam' gets Ucertificate from Censor Board September 21, 2012

    Vikram's next 'Thaandavam', which is slated to hit the screens on September 28, has been cleared by the Censor Board with a clean U certificate. This means there will be no age restrictions to watch the film. Meanwhile, producers' UTV Motion Pictures are making elaborate arrangements to ensure that the movie...
  • 'Shiva Thandavam' audio released in Hyderabad September 12, 2012

    Shiva Thandavam, starring Vikram, Jagapathi, Anushka, Lakshmi Rai and Amy Jackson, is a bigticket film directed by Vijay of 'Madarasipatnam' and 'Nanna' fame. The audio was released in Hyderabad, in the presence of stalwarts like VB Rajendra Prasad, Krishna Prasad, B Gopal, VV Vinayak, besides members of the film's cast...
  • Thaandavam: Vikram's role inspired by Daniel Kish September 6, 2012

    Actor Vikram's role in upcoming Tamil action film 'Thaandavam' is inspired from Daniel Kish, a blind American expert in human echolocation. Directed by A L Vijay, the film is going to be released in about 900 screens on September 28 worldwide. "One part of the character played by Vikram is inspired from...
  • 'Thaandavam' to be released on September 28 September 5, 2012

    A press note confirms the release of UTV Motion Pictures 'Thaandavam' on September 28 as earlier announced by the makers. Vikram plays a blind man, inspired by Daniel Kish from the United States who is coming down to Chennai on September 12 to share his experience with the press. Its one...
  • 'Thaandavam': Vikram uses human echolocation August 3, 2012

    Earlier it was reported that Vikram's 'Thaandavam' will throw light on echolocation and the actor is playing a visually challenged man in the movie directed by A L Vijay. And now, Vikram himself has confirmed it. "I underwent special training from Daniel Kish, an internationally renowned expert of human echolocation. I...
  • Tamil film 'Thaandavan' audio release on August 15 July 24, 2012

    'Thaandavam' will see an audio release on August 15 in a massive scale at the Chennai Trade Center at 6.30 pm. Having chosen such a big venue is sure to attract more Chiyaan fans than ever. Producer G Dhananjayan has confirmed the music release date. The album supposedly has 8...
  • Thandavam: GV Prakash to compose an English song July 20, 2012

    The music album of Vikram's next 'Thaandavam', which will hit the stores soon, will come with a special English track. Music composer GV Prakash Kumar confirmed this on his microblogging page, stating: "There is a special English track in 'Thandavam' called 'will u b there?' sung by alyssa and maria." It...