Parvathy

  • 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...
  • Malayalam film 'Bangalore Days' now to be remade in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi July 3, 2014

    Three cousins from Kerala go on to finding their dreams in the critically-acclaimed Malayalam film 'Bangalore Days'. Directed by 'Kerala Cafe' filmmaker Anjali Menon, 'Bangalore Days' revolves around the three cousins. Starring noted actors Dulquer Salmaan, Fahadh Faasil, Nivin Pauly, Nazriya Nazim, Parvathy Menon, Isha Talwar and Nithya Menen, the film...
  • Watch: Trailer of Lal Jose's 'Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal' December 19, 2013

    'Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal', an upcoming Malayalam film, is directed by Lal Jose. The film features Dileep, Rima Kallingal, Parvathy Nambiar and Murali Gopy in key roles. The film revolves around the series of events that happen after a bachelor party. ...
  • Bharatbala states why he chose Parvathi Menon for 'Mariayan' May 4, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil filmmaker Bharatbala chose Parvathi Menon for his upcoming romantic drama 'Mariyaan' because he finds her rooted to the landscape of the film a factor he believes is very important while casting. Parvathi, a Malayalee actress, is known for her work in Tamil films such as 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' and...
  • Watch: First teaser of 'Mariyaan's 'Nenje Ezhu' is out April 27, 2013

    A visually scintillating and emotional Tamil song named 'Nenje Ezhu' has been crooned by composer A R Rahman himself in the film. However, it was finalized after being shot in one of the highest off coastal deserts of the world featuring the leading duo. Also, the first teaser of 'Mariyaan'...
  • A R Rahman lends his voice for Dhanush's 'Mariyaan' May 4, 2013

    For all the impatient AR Rahman fans, here's some more than-good news. The Mozart of Madras has rendered his voice for a song in the upcoming movie 'Mariyaan'. The track is said to be a happy celebration sort of song, in the country genre, along the lines of 'Elay Keechan'...
  • Indian migrants in Sudan, the focus of 'Mariyaan' April 2, 2013

    The latest buzz doing the rounds in Kollywood is about filmmaker Bharat Bala's upcoming Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' which has music by Oscar winner composer AR Rahman. The film, which has Rajinikanth's son-in-law Dhanush as the lead star, revolves around the hardships of the South Indian fishing community in countries such...
  • Watch: The First teaser of Dhanush's 'Mariyaan' March 30, 2013

    The first poster of Dhanush's Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' was released recently. The film, which has music by AR Rahman, is directed by Bharat Bala. The plot revolves around the plight of Indian migrants held hostage in Sudan. It also stars Parvathi Menon and Salim Kumar. ...
  • Tamil review: 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' is a gripping thriller March 30, 2013

    Director: Shaheed Khader Cast: R. Sarathkumar, Radikaa Sarathkumar, Lakshmy Ramakrishnan, Prasanna Venkatesan, Cheran, Iniya, Parvathi Menon, Jayaprakash and Mithun As a regular Tamil cinema viewer, I found 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' (CON) not brilliant, but far, far better than the usual, run-of-the-mill commercial Tamil film. It takes guts to even attempt to make...
  • First Look: Dhanush's Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' March 29, 2013

    The first poster of Dhanush's Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' was released recently. The film, which has music by AR Rahman, is directed by Bharat Bala. The plot revolves around the plight of Indian migrants held hostage in Sudan. It also stars Parvathi Menon and Salim Kumar. ...
  • Remakes are prone to comparisons: Actor Lakshmy February 28, 2013

    Chennai: Having completed filming for the upcoming Tamil thriller 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal', a remake of Malayalam hit 'Traffic', actor Lakshmy Ramakrishnan says she has tried to push the envelope to avoid comparison with Fathima Babu. "There is a tendency to believe the original is always the best and, therefore, a remake...
  • Parvati and Dhanush pair up in Bharat's 'Mariyaan' December 24, 2012

    Actor Dhanush who has a national award to his name got some recent praises from Parvati, who is acting alongside him in Bharat Bala's 'Mariyaan'. "Dhanush is a wonderful colleague and I must say he is a no non-sense actor. He is a thorough professional," says the 'Poo' fame actress. Stating that...
  • Parvathi Melton is heard gearing for marriage December 9, 2012

    Actress Parvathi Melton, who was seen in hit Malayalam movies like 'Hello' will soon enter a wedlock. The Indian American actress is tying knot with her longtime boyfriend Samshu Lalani, a real estate businessman in Mumbai. The marriage is scheduled to happen in Mumbai on December 29, this year.The...
  • Dhanush's 'Mariyaan' heading towards completion November 21, 2012

    Actor Dhanush is back in action and has stated that his latest film, Mariyaan has reached it's final shooting schedule. ",'Mariyaan' final schedule. It's great to get back to work after my spine injury" he said on Twitter recently Meanwhile, the actor is also wrapping up with his Bollywood project, 'Raanjhnaa'...
  • Bengal folk meets Kerala's spirituality in Baul's music November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Art, performance and regional integration merge in the folk music of Parvathy Baul, one of the country's top Baul musicians from Bengal, who balances her training as an artist from Santiniketan's Kala Bhavan with the devotional music of the wandering minstrels that she has carried down south to...
  • 'Malli Vs Ravi Teja' to hit the screens on Sept 28 September 19, 2012

    'Malli Vs Ravi Teja' is a film dubbed from Tamil. It sees scorcher Parvathi Menon and Sri Ram in key roles. Produced by R Sathyanarayana in Telugu, the film is directed by Sashi. It will hit the screens on Sep 28, 2012. "As Malli, Parvathi has delivered a spectacular performance. The film...
  • 'Yamaho Yamaha' will be released on Oct, 2012 September 18, 2012

    Sri Hari is donning the role of Lord Yama in Sairam Shankar-Parvathi Melton's 'Yamaho Yamaha'. Jitendar Y is the director of the film. What is special about the story is that it is the first Yama film to be set partly in the United States. The makers promise fulsome entertainment. "Sri...
  • Kannada Review: 'Manjunatha BA LLB' is not funny September 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Jaggesh's 'Manjunatha BA LLB' is certainly not like his previous film 'Edhdhelu Manjunatha', directed by an intelligent director like Guru Prasad, who wrote and narrated his script very well on celluloid. This film is a remake of 2007 Malayalam hit 'Hello' starring Mohan Lal and Parvathi Melton....
  • AR Rahman sings for Dhanush starrer 'Mariyaan' August 18, 2012

    AR Rahman is scoring music for a Dhanush starrer 'Mariyaan' for the first time, everybody knows. The unknown thing is that the Oscar winner, besides composing the tunes, has also lent his voice. "Rahman has crooned the number 'Vizhithidu Nenje...' and it has come very good. The maestro's voice has done...
  • Black Coffee: Raveena Tandon to do a cameo August 15, 2012

    One of the popular Bollywood heroine, Raveena Tandon will finally land into Mollywood with the movie 'Black Coffee'. The National Award winning actress will appear in an important guest role for the movie directed by debutante Sojan Jose. Raveena is the directors' close friend and hence agreed to be a...
  • 'Srimannarayana' to be released in August last week August 13, 2012

    It is August last week release for 'Srimannarayana'. This is one of the few films that has released on schedule in 2012. All the August big releases, namely, 'Julayi', 'Andala Rakshasi', 'Life Is Beautiful', 'DCM', and 'Sudigaadu', were to be released in July. If you ask Ramesh Puppala, the producer, he...
  • 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...
  • Tamil film 'Poo' to be released in Telugu August 4, 2012

    It is the time of raining dubbed films from Tamil. 'Poo', starring Sri Ram in the lead, is being dubbed into Telugu as 'Malli Vs Ravi Teja'. This hit film was originally produced by Moser Baer. 'Poo' is being dubbed by producer R Sathyanarayana. The muhurat was fixed on...
  • 'Srimannarayana': Audio to be released on August 6 August 3, 2012

    The audio of Balakrishna-starrer 'Srimannarayana' would be released on August 6. Shot in single schedule, this Ravikumar Chavali directorial is expected to hit the screens by the end of August. "The character was written by Ravikumar Chavali keeping Balakrishna's image in mind. The movie is surely going to be a milestone...
  • Hansraj Saxena comes up with Tamil-Telugu bilingual July 29, 2012

    Hansraj Saxena is back to form and his Sax Pictures will produce a Tamil - Telugu bilingual thriller. The film will be helmed by Sai Gokul Ramnath who has worked with commercial film specialist KV Anand in 'Maatraan' and 'Ayan'. Chandru Kavya Shetty and Parvathy Nair, a Bengaluru model, will play...