Parvathy Omanakuttan

  • South film industry is more punctual than Bollywood: Parvathy Omanakuttan July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Pizza' actress Parvathy Omanakuttan feels the Southern film industry is more organized and punctual than Bollywood. The 27-year-old former Miss India won the coveted pageant in 2008 and since then she acted in Tamil and Malayali films. Her first Bollywood film was 'United Six' in 2011. "Though the crew on...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan: My debut film was not promoted well July 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Miss India-turned-actress Parvathy Omanakuttan, recently seen in horror flick 'Pizza', says her debut film 'Untitled 6' bombed at the box office as it was not promoted well. "I did that film because I felt the story was good, but the film wasn't promoted well. If a film is not...
  • 'Pizza' review: This 'pizza' is stale August 7, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Oberoi, Parvathy Omanakuttan, Dipannita Sharma Director: Akshay Akkineni Both thrills and logic are in short supply in 'Pizza', remake of the 2012 Tamil super-hit about a timid pizza delivery boy and the repercussions of his supposed brush with the supernatural. The fault lies not in the fact that director Akshay...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan: 'Pizza' will prove I am just not a model July 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Miss India Parvathy Omanakuttan, who is starring in supernatural thriller 'Pizza', says the film will prove that she is more than a glamorous face. Parvathy, 27, who won the beauty pageant in 2008 and since then acted in a couple of films in South, stars opposite actor Akshay...
  • Miss India is no longer a pathway to films, says Parvathy Omanakuttan July 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Indian beauty queen Parvathy Omanakuttan, who will soon be seen in "Pizza", says the Miss India platformn is no longer a stepping stone for models to enter filmdom. Parvathy was crowned Miss India in 2008. Asked if she chose to enter the Miss India contest to eventually be part of...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan felt supernatural presence on sets of 'Pizza 3D' July 8, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Parvathy Omanakuttan, who was born on Friday the 13th, not only believes in the supernatural, but reads books on spirits and witchcraft. She says that while shooting for her upcoming film "Pizza 3D", she felt supernatural presence around her. On the first day of her shoot, Parvathy heard a...
  • Size of my role in 'Billa 2' surprised me: Parvathy August 10, 2012

    Parvathy Omanakuttan has said that many scenes that she had shot for 'Billa 2' were cut in the final print, resulting in her role becoming a blink-and-miss one. "The size of my role in 'Billa 2' was a surprise to me, since I shot more scenes for the movie," she said...
  • 'Billa 2': Makers bring back hit 'Idhayam' song July 19, 2012

    Just as word was going around that the hit melody, 'Idhayam' from 'Billa 2' has been removed in Indian screens, sources have it that the makers will be adding it during the second week to keep the promotion of the film up and going and having something new for the...
  • Billa 2: Vidyut Jamwal goes gaga over Bruna July 16, 2012

    It was time for the 'Billa II' crew to step up and appreciate the team effort displayed by the cast at its maiden press meet. The core unit of the movie, sans actor Ajith, was present at the meet sharing their experiences while working in the film. But the one who...
  • Billa 2: 'Idhayam..' song removed July 15, 2012

    The hit melody from 'Billa 2', 'Idhayam...' has been removed from the movie for Indian screens alone as the makers reportedly feel it brings about a lag in the screenplay. The song is crooned by Shwetha Pandit and features the lead lady, Parvathy Omanakuttan. However, the track has been retained...
  • Review: Watch sluggish 'Billa 2' only for Ajith July 13, 2012

    There was much in favour of 'Billa 2' right from when it went on floors. First of all it was touted as a prequel to 'Billa' the remake of Rajinikanth's original classic - the stylish film that worked wonders for the star at the box office. He then topped up...
  • Friday Release: 'Billa 2', return of the don July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian film audiences don’t have much experience of watching prequels, so Ajith Kumar’s ‘Billa 2’ can be an interesting watch for them. ‘Billa 2’ is the prequel of 2007 film ‘Billa’ which was directed by Vishnuvardhan. The new edition is directed by Chakri Toleti who has wielded the...
  • Switzerland ready to welcome 'Billa 2' July 12, 2012

    Tamil: Tamil film patrons and Thala Ajith fans in Switzerland can now rejoice as Billa 2 is all set to see a big release in there coming July 13! GK Media Inc who bagged the overseas rights of this film has given the Switzerland release rights to G Ramesh's Bar4umovies. Starring...
  • First Look: 'Billa 2' July 4, 2012

    'Billa 2' is a prequel to 2007 blockbuster 'Billa' and has Ajith, Bruna Abdullah and Parvathy Omanakuttan in lead roles. ...
  • Watch: The trailer of Ajith Kumar's 'Billa 2' July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Directed by Chakri Toleti, 'Billa 2', a prequel to blockbuster 'Billa' is releasing simultaneously in Telugu on July 13 as 'David Billa'. The high voltage action thriller unravels the mysteries that led to David, an Eelam refugee becoming a dreaded don. The film stars Ajith Kumar, Parvathy Omanakuttan...
  • 'Billa 2' appeals to the Mumbai Censor Board June 21, 2012

    The latest buzz is that 'Billa 2' makers are unhappy with the 'A' certificate and that the regional censor board has suggested that they censor the film with the Mumbai Censor Board. It is said that the producer Sunir Kheterpal and director Chakri Toleti aren't happy with the cuts suggested...
  • Twenty one teasers of 'Billa 2' to release shortly June 20, 2012

    Thala Ajith's fans are in for a treat, for even though the film's release has been delayed, the makers are soon going to release 21 teasers of the film in Tamil - Telugu on the internet! The teaser trailers have been certified with the regional censor board. However several scenes, predominantly...
  • 'Billa 2' to now release on Vijay's birthday June 6, 2012

    This might be one of those really surprising news you would have come across of late. If industry insiders are to be believed, Thala Ajith's 'Billa 2' that was slated for a June 15 release, might be pushed by a week. This means the film will release on June...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan as Jasmine in 'Billa 2' June 4, 2012

    Parvathy Omanakuttan is keeping her fingers crossed, even as her debut Tamil flick 'Billa 2' is getting ready to hit the screens. "It is a memorable role and I must thank Ajith and director Chakri Toleti for their cooperation," she says. The beauty queen turned actress plays performance oriented role...
  • Actress Parvathy Omanakuttan on 'Billa 2' May 17, 2012

    Clad in a blazing red sari Parvathy Omanakuttan is simply grace personified. The former Miss India World is all smiles as we sit down for a chat and the gorgeous girl has every reason to be happy - she is looking forward to her big release ‘Billa 2’ in which...
  • I performed my best in Miss World contest: Parvathy December 19, 2008

    She impressed the jury and the crowds at Johannesburg with her grace and wit and the crown was within reaching distance but she had to contend with being the first runner up, Parvathy Omanakuttan is now back in India and is joins CNN-IBN from Mumbai. Here is an excerpt of the...
  • Profile: All about Parvathy Omanakuttan December 13, 2008

    The prestigious Miss World contest concluded in South Africa on Saturday. All Indians’ eyes were on Parvathy Omanakuttan. She was the woman representing India at the Miss World pageant for 2008. Parvathy lost the Miss World title to Miss Russia and is the first runner-up at the contest. Miss World 2008...
  • Ms World contest on, will India's Parvathy make it? | Pics December 13, 2008

    New Delhi: More than 100 international beauties have reached South Africa to participate in the Miss World competition. These beauties have already made a mark in their respective countries and now they are in South Africa to win the crown of Miss World. The final of the Miss World pageant...
  • Mumbai girl crowned Miss India Universe 2008 April 6, 2008

    Mumbai: Simran Kaur Mundi of Mumbai was crowned Miss India Universe 2008 at a glittering function held at the Andheri Sports Complex in Mumbai on Saturday night. Parvathy Omanakuttam of Kerala won the Miss India World crown while Harshita Saxena of Goa was declared Miss India Earth. All the three winners will...