PADMAPRIYA

  • South Indian actress Padamapriya marries her old friend November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular southern actress Padmapriya Wednesday married old friend Jasmine at a private ceremony here. She met him while they were pursuing their Masters from New York and Columbia University respectively.According to a statement, the wedding was attended by family and close friends of the couple.Padmapriya, who made her debut...
  • Actress Padmapriya to focus on new films in 2014 January 6, 2014

    Chennai: Having taken a sabbatical last year to complete her masters in public administration in New York University on a merit scholarship, popular actress Padmapriya is seeking to move beyond what she has done professionally by starring afresh in 2014. "My sole objective is to move beyond what I have done...
  • Padmapriya returns to Malayalam film industry December 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Malayalam actress Padmapriya is set to return to films after finishing her course in New York University. Padmapriya was doing MS in Public Administration in America. She had joined the course after completing 'Snehaveedu'. The actress fetched time for studies despite her highly successful and busy life in films. She...
  • 'Thanga Meengal' review: This Tamil film is a brave attempt August 31, 2013

    Cast: Ramsubramaniam, Shelly Kishore, Sadhana, Rohini, Padmapriya Director: Ramsubramaniam Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Ram's 'Thanga Meenal' is not your ordinary Tamil film that comes week after week. It's a rare children's film that rises to live up to its purpose while stumbling along the way. Despite being overly sentimental and bravely taking...
  • Mohanlal to play an alcoholic in 'Ladies and Gentleman' April 8, 2013

    Mohanlal will play a very different alcoholic in his new movie 'Ladies and Gentleman' coming from hitmaker Siddhique. The director who explains how he got hold of the star after a twenty years from their last in Vietnam Colony says that he was not that convinced as Lal agreed to...
  • First look: Teaser of Mohanlal starer 'Ladies and Gentleman' is out April 5, 2013

    The teaser of upcoming Malayalam Comedy 'Ladies and Gentleman', written and directed by Siddique and starring superstar Mohanlal, Krish, J Sathaar, Meera Jasmine and Mamta Mohandas in the lead roles is out recently. Produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Aashirvad Cinemas, the film has music by ace composer...
  • Prakash Bare is content with his film's reaction March 21, 2013

    Kozhikode, Mar 20: The co-producer of Malayalam film 'Papilio Buddha' today said that he was getting good encouragement from the people after watching the film. Speaking to reporters, co-oroducer and actor Prakash Bare, said that lots of people have seen the film and he was getting good comments from them. Bare...
  • Actor Padmapriya appologises to director Nishant February 5, 2013

    The Malayalam director Nishath filed a complaint against actor Padmapriya recently after he signed her for his 'Number 66 Madura Bus'. His complaint was filed at the Producers' Union. The director accused Padmapriya, for not turning up for the film's shooting for a lot of days and also had complaind...
  • Poppins: Multi starrer to hit the screens soon September 23, 2012

    As his latest movie 'Trivandrum Lodge' has opened to encouraging collections, director V K Prakash is giving final touches to his next movie titled as 'Poppins'. The movie will be a multi starrer featuring five couples, who will share equal scope. 'Poppins' will have JayasuryaMeghana Raj, IndrajithPadmapriya, Anoop MenonAnn Augustine, Shankar...
  • 'Maad Dad' amalgamates sentiments with humour August 18, 2012

    She has her roots in Kerala and speaks chaste Malayalam, but prodding Revathy S Varma for a burst of nostalgia will be a futile exercise. The ad womanturnedfilmmaker attributes her Mollywood entry to nothing but her unending romance with cinema. "When I was ten I declared before my family that...
  • Many producers rejected 'Ivan Megharoopan': Director July 28, 2012

    The waiting is over for 'Ivan Megharoopan', the film which bagged the maximum number of state film awards, to reach the screens. The whole team behind the project is excited over the awards announced last week and the subsequent release. The film bagged the awards for the second best film,...
  • Director complains against actress Padmapriya July 11, 2012

    Director M.A. Nishad Wednesday filed a complaint against actress Padmapriya that she did not cooperate with him while shooting for his film 'No 66 Madhura Bus'. Nishad has filed the complaint with the Producers' Association. "She agreed to a remuneration of Rs.8,00,000 first. Later, she sent a message through her manager that...
  • Four couples to act in VK Prakash's 'Poppins' June 12, 2012

    Just as the same size and shape of varied colour of sweets wrapped up as 'Poppins', a movie is being planned with eight lead stars of Mollywood, appearing as four couples of equal importance. Yes, the new movie by VK Prakash will be titled 'Poppins' and will have the equal...
  • Padmapriya excited about item number May 26, 2012

    Almost all Alisters in Bollywood have heated up the screen with their steamy item numbers and the scene is no different down the south. But in Mollywood lead ladies flaunting their curves and adding the oomph quotient was never an in thing. It comes as a surprise that MTowns recent...
  • Bengali Review: 'Aparajita Tumi' is too familiar January 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Bengali cinema has come of age but a few more steps towards something new would not hurt. While on one hand they regularly dish out the commercial fare, they also pull out an occasional gem from the everyday and the common place. However, when it comes to relationships...
  • Padmapriya to start innings in Bengali films January 18, 2012

    Kolkata: With a string of hits in the south to her credit, actress Padmapriya Janakiraman is all set to start her innings in Bengal with 'Aparajita Tumi' by director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury. The trained 'Bharatnatyam' danseuse, having acted in at least 30 movies in such languages as Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu...
  • Andari Banduvaya: Fresh, but too preachy May 21, 2010

    Finally, a whiff of fresh air! For once it is not the typical story of the guy falling in love with the girl (and vice versa) and then both trying to convince their parents for the rest of the story. Thankfully its also not about this guy who wants to protect...
  • First Cut: Siddharth's 'Striker' has good moments March 27, 2010

    A film on carrom seemed like a good idea. Apart from cricket, this is one game very close to the hearts of Indians and probably the most played indoor game before pool took over in the late '90s. Chandan Arora's Striker is about carrom champ Surya (Siddharth). But it is...
  • Main accused in K'taka MLA's wife death held June 24, 2008

    New Delhi: Atul Rao, the prime accused in the controversial Padmapriya death case, has been arrested in Mangalore. He is charged with abetting Padmapriya's suicide and is also suspected of being involved in her going missing from Udupi. The complaints were registered against him by Padmapriya's husband, Udupi BJP...
  • Padma suicide: BJP MLA denies trouble in marriage June 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Karnataka BJP MLA Raghupathi Bhat's wife Padmapriya, who allegedly committed suicide in Delhi on Sunday, led a normal marital life according to her friends. But something obviously wasn't right as her husband now blames a close friend, Atul, for Padmapriyas death. On Sunday night, the 33yearold was found dead...
  • Karnataka MLA blames his friend for his wife's death June 16, 2008

    New Delhi: The autopsy on the body of Karnataka legislator K Raghupathi Bhatt's wife, Padmapriya will be conducted in Delhi on Monday. Bhatt said that his wife committed suicide because of his childhood friend Atul Rao. "It was a suicide. I have no doubts about it. Family friend Atul Rao is responsible...
  • Missing K'taka MLA's wife found dead in Delhi June 15, 2008

    New Delhi: Karnataka legislator K Raghupathi Bhatt's wife, Padmapriya, who had been missing for the past five days, was found dead in Delhi on Sunday, the police said. The 35yearolds body was found in a hotel room in Dwarka in southwest Delhi, police confirmed. The body has been taken to Delhis...
  • BJP MLA's wife missing for 4 days, cops clueless June 14, 2008

    Bangalore: Just as the fledgling BJP government in Karnataka was trying to get over the police firing over the fertilizer shortage, the mysterious disappearance of the wife of a BJP MLA has left the police mystified. Thirty fiveyearold Padmapriya, mother of two and wife of sitting Udipi BJP MLA Raghupathi...
  • Bollywood says directors stressed, but cant go berserk October 18, 2007

    Mumbai: Tamil film director, Sami has been banned from directing films for a year after slapping actress Padmapriya on the sets of his new film Mirugam in Madurai recently. In his defence, Sami said he raised his hand on the actress in order to bring out the best in her,...