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  • 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...
  • Vijay Antony's 'Salim' to be made in 3 languages August 6, 2013

    Chennai: After the success of Tamil romanticthriller 'Naan' in its Telugu version as well, music composerturnedactorandproducer Vijay Antony has decided to make his upcoming Tamil production venture 'Salim' in Telugu and Hindi too. Vijay turned actor and producer with 'Naan', which emerged as a sleeper hit at the box office in...
  • Rajamouli's 'Eega' takes foreign film fests by storm May 16, 2013

    Chennai: After being selected for screening at the Cannes International Film Festival and Shanghai International Film Festival, SS Rajamouli's Telugu revengedrama 'Eega' will also be featured at the Madrid International Film Festival and Puchon International Film Festival. At the Madrid fest, the movie is nominated in six award categories. "More good news!...
  • Dhanush, Samantha win top honours at the Vijay awards May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Dhanush won the Best Actor award at the 7th Annual Vijay Awards in Chennai recently. The glittering star studded event took place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai on May 11, 2013. An elated Dhanush, who won the Best Actor Award for his performance in the...
  • Film maker Jeeva Shankar is busy with his new venture May 4, 2013

    Escape Artist Motion Pictures P Madan has confirmed that a new film is down the lane soon. The movie will be directed by none other than Jeeva Shankar of 'Naan' fame. The movie is to be full of newcomers only and currently the plans for auditions of the roles are...
  • Dhanush and Vetrimaaram to team up for an untitled soon May 3, 2013

    Chennai: After successful Tamil films such as 'Pollathavan' and National Award winning 'Aadukalam', actor Dhanush and filmmaker Vetrimaaran will team up to work in an untitled Tamil venture to be produced by Dhayanidhi Alagiri. "The script is locked for Dhanush Vetrimaaran project. The technical team is finalised and preproduction work will...
  • Proud to be part of 'Kalicharan': Chandini April 27, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Chandini Tamilarasan, who is making her Telugu debut with upcoming actiondrama 'Kalicharan', is proud to be associated with the project. She says she is happy to have bagged such an important role early on in her career. Set in the 1980s, 'Kalicharan' is based on true incidents revolving...
  • Tamil Review: 'Kan Pesum Vaarthaigal' lacks a story line March 24, 2013

    Director: R Balaji Cast: Senthil, Iniya, Muruga doss, Janngri Madhimitha, Livington, Naan Kadavul Rajendran Tamil film 'Kanpesum Varthaigal' is the latest in the long line up of romantic flicks that are so staple for the film industry now a days. What is interesting about the film is that all the best...
  • I thought it was a prank, Raja on winning National Award March 19, 2013

    Chennai: It took a few calls to convince Raja that he actually won the National Award for best make-up artist for Tamil teen crime-thriller 'Vazhakku En 18/9'. "Initially when someone called me to tell me the news, I thought it was a prank. However, it was only after the calls started...
  • Tamil director Vetrimaaran gets ready for his next January 22, 2013

    'Polladhavan' and 'Aadukalam' are films that come to mind when one wonders about Dhanush's more impressive films. Both of these films were however directed by Vetrimaaran. And good news is that this successful team might be pairing up again this year. The ace filmmaker, confirmed today that the shooting for his...
  • Prabhas to work in SS Rajamouli's next? November 24, 2012

    A lot is riding on SS Rajamouli after the grand success of 'Eega' across India. The director, according to sources, is now all set to start his next. "Rajamouli is slowly recovering from the shock of the sudden demise of his mother. He will soon start his next film, which will...
  • Simbu sings a song for GV Prakash Kumar November 22, 2012

    Actor Silambarasan is known to be a great singer. In addition to churning out some big hits in recent times in his film 'Podaa Podi', he has already started working on his next film 'Vaalu' in Chennai. However, as always, he has found time to sing songs for other films...
  • GV Prakash is all set to make his acting debut October 4, 2012

    Looks like this is time for music composers to don the greasepaint. Close on the heels of Vijay Antony playing the protagonist in 'Naan', GV Prakash Kumar is now ready to do the lead role in an upcoming film. And producing the movie will be AR Murugadoss, who himself is a...
  • Nakili: Telugu remake of Tamil film 'Naan' October 1, 2012

    After the success of his debut film 'Naan', Vijay Anthony whom we've known for so long as a music director has become a actor to reckon with. The crimethriller flick directed by Jeeva Shankar got commendable success in Tamil cinema and even got good reviews. Now, Vijay Anthony, who has also...
  • 'Naan' to be released in Telugu as 'Nakili' September 28, 2012

    Vijay Antony is known to us as the music director of films such as 'Mahatma' and 'Daruvu'. However, with his 25th film as a musician, he debuted as an actor in Tamil. Titled 'Naan', the film is currently being dubbed into Telugu and will be released as 'Nakili'. While Suriya...
  • Thirudan: Vijay Antony's next after 'Naan' August 30, 2012

    Accolades are pouring in from all quarters for Vijay Antony for his acting debut 'Naan', a crime thriller. It's now said that the music composer turned actor will next act in 'Thirudan', however no other details about the movie has been unveiled. Meanwhile it's said that 'Naan' will be dubbed and...
  • Box Office: 'Naan Ee' completes 50 successful days August 26, 2012

    At a time when even big actors find it difficult to survive a good run in theaters, TamilTelugu bilingual 'Naan Ee' has completed 50 successful days in the box office today. The film that boasts off some great graphics is directed by top notch Telugu director SS Rajamouli, who debuted in...
  • Tamil Review: 'Naan' is racy and appealing August 16, 2012

    Can a music composer pull it off? Until now he has been behind the screens. Can he now recreate the magic on screen? These were the questions that could pop up before one goes to watch 'Naan', for it is the maiden venture of music composer Vijay Antony as an...
  • 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,"...
  • 'Naan Ee' actor Nani all set to tie the knot August 13, 2012

    Nani emerged the next eligible bachelor of south Indian cinema with 'Naan Ee'. But he is all set to lose the tag, since the young actor is getting engaged to his lady love Anjana. After keeping the love affair under wraps, Nani has now finally made it official. The couple will...
  • SS Rajamouli, Suriya team up for a bilingual August 9, 2012

    The success of 'Naan Ee' has made Telugu director SS Rajamouli red hot in Tamil cinema, thanks to a script that proved even a fly can emerge a hero in Tamil cinemas where fans worship their heroes. Now the latest buzz is that Suriya Sivakumar and SS Rajamouli will be teaming...
  • Video: 'Naan Ee' team in celebration mode August 6, 2012

    'Naan Ee' is directed by SS Rajamoulis and later was dubbed in Tamil starring Nani, Samantha and Sudeep....
  • Khushboo: No human being is perfect July 31, 2012

    "No human being is perfect. There is no one here without mistakes. In fact, life will not be interesting if there is perfection. Our friends and family members know our mistakes," said Khushboo. The actressturnedpolitician, who is known for her outspokenness, was speaking at the audio launch of music composer Vijay...
  • SS Rajamouli donates Rs 22 lakhs to 'Project 511' July 27, 2012

    Those who watched 'Naan Ee' can remember 'Project 511', a NGO in which Samantha, the heroine of the movie, works. It is not a fictional organization but is a real one which functions from Hyderabad. Impressed with Project 511's good work, SS Rajamouli shed light on it through his film. And...
  • Rajnikanth praises Rajamouli for 'Naan Ee' July 26, 2012

    When the whole of KTown and TTown is singing paeans on S S Rajamouli, the man behind the bilingual blockbuster 'Naan Ee', the director can't stop raving about Rajinikanth, the one and only Superstar of Tamil cinema. "Rajini sir is my favourite actor in Kollywood. I always wanted to meet him...
  • Abhishek Bachchan to act in Eega's Hindi version July 25, 2012

    Rumor mills are working overtime that SS Rajamouli will release his super hit Tamil Telugu bilingual, Naan Ee aka Eega, in Hindi, in the fag end of 2012. Makers are also reportedly toying with the idea of releasing it in 3D. It is now said that while the portions...
  • Eega: Filmmakers stands firm against piracy July 23, 2012

    Lawful action against pirates has been intensified in the past few weeks. Before the release of Eega and Naan Ee, notices were sent to theatre managements asking them to be awake to the dangers of piracy and reminding them of their responsibility in averting the menace. "Despite that,...
  • EegaNaan Ee to be relesed with English subtitles July 21, 2012

    Ficus Inc, along with 14 Reels Entertainment is successfully screening the blockbuster bilingual, Naan Ee (Tamil) and Eega (Telugu) for the last two weeks in overseas screens. Due to tremendous response, they have now decided to make it available to the broader set of audience by adding English subtitles to...
  • 'Eega' is greatest film of all times: Suresh Babu July 20, 2012

    Suresh Babu is a proud man for obvious reasons. In his career as a producer, he has never produced a film like Eega. Saying that this is the greatest Telugu film since Shankarabharanam, Suresh talks about what made him repose utter faith in the story, the experience of...
  • Actress Samantha all set to return on shootings July 20, 2012

    Samantha, who was forced to take a break from work due to skin ailment, is gearing up to stand in front of the camera. Starting Friday, she will shoot for her upcoming Telugu film in Hyderabad. Starring Naga Chaitanya in the lead, the film titled 'Autonagar Surya' is being made by...