Nithya Menon

  • Nithya Menon replaces Anjali in Raghava Lawrence's 'Muni 3' December 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Nithya Menon has been signed on to play an important role in Raghava Lawrence's new film 'Ganga'. The film is the third installment in the 'Muni' series and features Lawrence along with Tapsee Pannu in the lead roles. Nithya's role, a pivotal one, was earlier offered to actress Anjali....
  • 2 Air India pilots suspended for allowing an actress inside cockpit July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Two Air India pilots have been suspended for allowing Kannada actress Nithya Menon into the cockpit. The incident was reported to Air India authorities by a government officer who was travelling on the same flight. In violation of the DGCA guidelines, the pilots, Jagan M Reddy and S...
  • Gautam Karthik banks on fans to finalise film title May 30, 2013

    Chennai: Toying with names for his upcoming yet-to-be-titled Tamil remake of Telugu blockbuster 'Ala Modalaindi', Gautham Karthik is now seeking help from fans and well-wishers to zero in on an apt title. "Hey guys, Ravi (director) and I were discussing possible titles for the 'Ala Modalaindi' remake. (I) would love to...
  • Tamil director Cheran shoots for a song worth 25 lakh May 29, 2013

    Chennai: A set worth Rs 25 lakh was recently erected for actor-director Cheran's directorial Telugu-Tamil bilingual drama 'JK Enum Nanbanin Vaazhkai' to shoot a special song, which focuses on dating through Facebook. "We had to recreate a set that would look like the inside of Facebook. That approximately costed us Rs...
  • Camera rolls for 'Ala Modalaindi' Tamil remake May 23, 2013

    Chennai: The untitled Tamil remake of Telugu blockbuster 'Ala Modalaindi' starring Gautham Karthik went on the floors here Thursday. "The shooting of Tamil remake of 'Ala Modalaindi', which is being produced by Raviprasad Productions, has begun in full swing," said a statement from the production house. Rakul Preet Singh is paired with...
  • Sharwanand, Nithya Menon to star in 'Yemito Ee Maya' May 12, 2013

    Telugu actor Sharwanand and Nithya Menon will feature as the lead pair in a film titled 'Yemito Ee Maya'. The film will be directed by three times National award winning director, Cheran of 'Naa Autograph' fame. The shooting of the movie is complete and the film is currently in its post...
  • 'Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde' to have a Tamil remake? April 24, 2013

    Chennai: Nithiin Reddy-starrer Telugu romantic-comedy 'Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde' (GJG) is likely to have a Tamil remake soon. Thanks to the overwhelming success of the film, it has become a sought after story in the remake circuit. "Leading producers from Tamil have already expressed interest in the remake. Talks are on with multiple...
  • Gautham Karthik will play the lead in 'Ala Modalaindi' remake March 28, 2013

    Chennai: He has not yet begun shooting for his second Tamil project, in which he plays a college student, but actor Gautham Karthik has bagged the Tamil remake of Telugu blockbuster 'Ala Modalaindi'. Confirming the news, director Ravi Thyagarajan said, "Gautham has been roped in for the Tamil remake of 'Ala...
  • Nandini Reddy busy readying script for her next March 11, 2013

    Chennai: Nandini Reddy, one of the few successful female directors in the Telugu film industry, is busy scripting her next film and says she has not signed any producer for the new project. "I'm still busy scripting my next film. In a month or two, I will officially announce details about...
  • I am grateful to censor for upholding peace: Siddharth February 16, 2013

    Telugu actor Siddharth says that the censor board has suggested the words 'Devuda Devuda' in the place of 'Allah Allah' for a song in 'Jabardasth' and finally the words have been replaced with 'Halla Gulla'. He also said that, as long as his film doesn't end up causing severe communal riots...
  • Siddharth's next is titled 'Dum Dum Pee Pee' December 12, 2012

    Chennai: Filmmaker Nandini Reddy's bilingual film, featuring southern actor Siddharth, has finally got a title: 'Dum Dum Pee Pee'. "Siddharth's ongoing bilingual romantic project with Nandini Reddy has been titled 'Dum Dum Pee Pee' and it is produced by N Chandrabose, while his brother N Lingusamy will present the film under...
  • 'Okkadine' high on sentiment: Film's producer November 10, 2012

    Chennai, Nov 10: Upcoming Telugu action-romantic 'Okkadine' will be laced with sentiment, says producer CV Reddy. "Films should have an emotional connect with the audience besides ensuring entertainment. In order to have audience emotionally hooked, one should make a film high on sentiment, and my film definitely has that quality," Reddy...
  • 'Ustad Hotel' set to be the biggest Malayalam hit August 26, 2012

    One of the best movies that have come out this year, 'Ustad Hotel' has completed its fifty days in twenty two centres last week, all across the state. The movie by Anwar Rasheed featuring Dulqar Salman, Thilakan and Nithya Menon has already grabbed around 10 crores which will make it...
  • Okkadine: Three songs yet to be filmed July 22, 2012

    Srinivasa Raga of Katha fame is directing Nara Rohith and Nithya Menon in a film titled Okkadine. Producer CV Reddy says that the film has love and familial affection as the leit motif. "Srinivasa Raga is extracting cent per cent from the actors. The film will consolidate...
  • Nithya Menon to do cameo role in Siddharth's next June 25, 2012

    She was to do the role that eventually went to Shruthi Hassan in Oh My Friend. Since Siddharth insisted on his friend, Nithya Menen walked out gracefully. The 180 pair are going to share screen space, albeit for a few minutes, in Nandini Reddy's next. The film has Samantha...
  • Sharvanand & Nithya to team up for a Tamil film June 18, 2012

    The director in Cheran took a break, after he became a busy actor. But things are no more the same, as the 'Vetri Kodi Kattu' and 'Porkaalam' maker is gearing up to start his new directorial venture soon. According to sources, the film will have Sharvanand, who was appreciated for his...
  • Video: Urumi gets international accolades May 25, 2012

    Urumi ('Pathinaindham Nootrandu Uraivaal') is an upcoming historical epic film made in Malayalam, Tamil and English. (Urumi means the weapon Surul Pattai in Tamil.) Though the film is seen as a Malayalam film its large canvas makes it a world film. The English version of the film has been titled 'Vasco...
  • 'Bachelor Party' to hit theatres on June 8 May 11, 2012

    As the Mollywood screens are bombarded with new generation flicks, which has also started mincing money, it seems that director Amal Neerad cannot wait with his usual styles. He will be back into the fray with a different movie titled 'Bachelor Party' which will get into theatres on the eighth...
  • Telugu Review: 'Ishq' is a feel-good movie February 26, 2012

    Hyderabad: Film: 'Ishq'; Cast: Nitin, Nitya Menon, Ajay, Sindhu Tholani, Nagineedu and Ali; Producer: Vikram Gaud and Sudhakara Reddy; Screenplay-writer-Director: Vikram Kumar; Cinematographer: P.C. Sriram; Composer: Anoop Reubens-Arvind Shankar; Rating: *** Telugu actor Nitin shot to fame with Teja directed 'Jayam' and thanks to the success of the film he was...