Prabhu

  • Government to accord state heritage status to ship of deserts 25-02-2014 08:17 PM

    Rajasthan government plans to accord state heritage status to the camel, even as it expressed concerns over the animal's depleting population, crucial for the desert state. Taking serious note of slaughter and smuggling of the "ship of desert", the state is also contemplating legislation to protect the animal. "Number of...
  • Mobile diagnostic lab for cattle launched in Rajasthan 24-02-2014 08:23 PM

    Rajasthan on Monday launched mobile Diagnostic Laboratories for cattle for each division of the state. Flagging off a mobile lab in Jaipur, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Lal Saini said these mobile units/vans would be deployed in Jaipur, Bharatpur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer, Kota, and Udaipur's regional health care facilities....
  • UTV to co-produce Suriya's Tamil film 'Anjaan' 15-01-2014 02:00 PM

    Chennai: On the occasion of Pongal, UTV Motion Pictures Tuesday announced it will co-produce actor Suriya Sivakumar's upcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Anjaan', which is also being produced by Thirrupathi Brothers. 'Anjaan', which means stranger, is being directed by N. Lingusamy. "We are extremely delighted to continue our strong relationship with N....
  • Sonakshi Sinha approached for a special song in Suriya's next 09-01-2014 03:55 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, who was recently approached with an offer to shake a leg with Suriya Sivakumar in his upcoming yet-untitled Tamil thriller, has expressed interest in it, says director N.Lingusamy. "We did approach Sonakshi for a special song, which is not an item number in the film....
  • Director Prabhu Solomon to face arc lights 25-12-2013 01:24 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker Prabhu Solomon, known for films such as "Lee" and "Kumki", is facing the arc lights for the first time in a cameo role in upcoming Tamil drama "Thavamindri Kidaitha Varama". "I'm only doing a cameo because the role has a very strong social message to convey. I'm not...
  • 'Biriyani' review: This Tamil film doesn't have a convincing climax 21-12-2013 12:28 PM

    Cast: Karthi, Premgi Amaren, Hansika Motwani, Naseer, Sampath Raj Director: Venkat Prabhu Rating: 2.5 out of 5 A sumptuous Biriyani may not always be filling because at times it's too starchy to be digested. This is applicable to Venkat Prabhu's 'Biriyani', which despite being fairly satisfying is not excellent because...
  • Prabhu Solomon spends more time on VFX for 'Kayal' 16-12-2013 02:12 PM

    Chennai: Director Prabhu Solomon, who is currently busy shooting for upcoming Tamil romantic-thriller 'Kayal', has decided to spend more time on the visual effects and complete it before he starts shooting other portions of the film. "There are about 15-20 minutes of visual effects-facilitated scenes in the film, especially towards...
  • 'Ivan Vera Mathiri' review: This Tamil film has an intelligent premise 14-12-2013 05:41 PM

    Cast: Vikram Prabhu, Vamsi Krishna, Surabhi, Ganesh Venkatraman and Hariraj Director: M Saravanan Rating: 3 out of 5 Usually, the rise of a common man against evil always results in violence and the immediate formation of an overnight leader. But our common man, played by Vikram Prabhu, is well read,...
  • Suriya's film with Venkat Prabhu to be released in 3D? 07-12-2013 05:30 PM

    It's a known fact that director Venkat Prabhu has signed up Suriya for his next film, but the latest buzz is that the project will be bilingual and will be released in 3D. The film be simultaneously released in Tamil and Telugu. Venkat Prabhu approached Suriya sometime back with the...
  • Work will keep Samantha busy on Xmas, New Year 02-12-2013 06:50 PM

    Chennai: This will be a busy month for southern actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu. She will be juggling between three films and will have to forgo the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Sam, as she is popularly called, is busy shooting for two yet-untitled Telugu projects with actor Junior NT Rama...
  • 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' Diwali gift - Six minutes additional footage 30-10-2013 04:14 PM

    Chennai: Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' is marching towards the Rs.100 crore mark and its makers have now decided to add six minutes of footage from Thursday as a Diwali gift to Pawan Kalyan fans. Made for Rs.52 crore, the film, directed by Trivikram, has reportedly minted Rs.71 crore worldwide so...
  • AD success lands Pranitha a film with Junior NTR 28-10-2013 12:04 PM

    Chennai: The success of recently released Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' (AD) has made Pranitha an overnight star. She has bagged a plum role in Junior NTR's 'Rabhasa', which also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu. Pranitha, who played one of the heroines in AD, has previously worked in two low-budget...
  • Samantha Ruthu Prabhu keen on working with Sudeep 23-10-2013 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: Samantha Ruth Prabhu, one of the busiest actresses in the Tamil and Telugu film industry, is interested in acting in a Kannada film with Kiccha Sudeep. At a recent event, Samantha said that the best actress award which she bagged for Telugu movie Eega also belonged to Sudeep....
  • Shahid Kapoor: I'm really lucky to be choreographed by Prabhudeva 15-10-2013 04:44 PM

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor says shooting action and dance sequences for 'R... Rajkumar' was so tough that he injured himself while performing these. "We were doing a lot of action, and before this film started he (director Prabhudheva) looked at me and said, 'Shahid, you are going to be really tired...
  • 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' review: This Telugu film doesn't offer anything new 12-10-2013 12:29 PM

    Cast: Junior NTR, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Shruti Haasan, Mukesh Rishi, Rohini Hattangadi Director: Harish Shankar Rating: 1 out of 5 It is probably only in India that we pay good money to get our sane minds assaulted by films such as 'Gabbar Singh', 'Mirchi' and now, 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' (RV). When...
  • Best Bankers' Awards: Celebrating excellence in banking sector 06-10-2013 05:01 PM

    Top bankers come together for Best Bankers' Awards to celebrate excellence in banking sector. ...
  • Attarintiki Daaredhi: Pawan Kalyan's film mints Rs 10.89 cr on 1st day 29-09-2013 11:23 AM

    Chennai: Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' (AD) collected Rs 10.89 crore in Andhra Pradesh on its opening day. The movie released Friday. "The film (AD) has broken the previous opening day record in Andhra Pradesh held by Junior NTR-starrer 'Baadshah'. It has raked in approximately Rs 10.89 crore in...
  • 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' review: This Telugu film is stylish but shallow 28-09-2013 12:17 PM

    Cast: Pawan Kalyan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Pranitha, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Ali, MS Narayana, Boman Irani Director: Trivikram Rating: 2.5 out of 5 When an intelligent filmmaker (Trivikram) and a superstar (Pawan Kalyan) join hands, one definitely needs to compromise. We can't expect a superstar to compromise, can we? Therefore,...
  • Pawan Kalyan's 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' leaked online, makers furious 23-09-2013 03:44 PM

    Chennai: Pawan Kalyan-starrer 'Attarintiki Daaredhi', the release of which got delayed for nearly two months, was leaked online on Sunday. Its makers are furious and are now planning to release the film at the earliest. Around 90 minutes of the film was illegally released online. "We came to know that...
  • Ajay Devgn turns 'Action Jackson' in Prabhudeva's next 12-09-2013 11:19 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn's upcoming film to be directed by Prabhudeva will be titled 'Action Jackson'. The film will be an action comedy and will be called 'Action Jackson', a press release said. Devgn has borrowed the first two initials of his name AJ, to form the title of...
  • Katrina not to romance Salman in Prabhu Deva's next 04-09-2013 03:31 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Katrina Kaif has not been signed opposite superstar Salman Khan for Prabhu Deva's next film, the makers have said. After setting the cash registers ringing at the box office and starting a new wave of action-masala entertainers with 'Wanted', Salman and choreographer-turned-director Prabhu Deva are teaming up for...
  • Friday releases: 'D-Day', 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', 'Ship of Theseus' to be released today 19-07-2013 09:35 AM

    It's a mixed bag of espionage, romance and philosophy at the box-office on Friday. Rishi Kapoor starrer 'D-Day', Prabhu Deva's 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' and Anand Gandhi's 'Ship of Theseus' will be released today. ...
  • Minorities do not need Congress do their thinking, says RS MP Javed Akhtar 16-07-2013 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of the war of words between the Congress and the BJP over secularism and communalism, Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar has came out stongly against divisive politics. Speaking with IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Akhtar said people do not need the Congress to tell 'kutte ka...
  • Ramaiya Vastavaiya: Aishwarya inspired Jacqueline 03-07-2013 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez took inspiration from Aishwarya Rai's work in 'Kajra re' song for her item number 'Jadu ki jhappi' in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya'. Jacqueline dons desi avatar for the song choreographed by Prabhu Deva, who is also the director of the movie. Talking about 'Kajra re', she...
  • It's time to shake a leg with Remo D'Souza's 'ABCD' cast 29-06-2013 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: The cast of movie 'ABCD: Any Body Can Dance' is set to make everyone put on their dancing shoes as it is planning to organise dance workshops in six cities. The workshops are being conducted by channel Zee Cinema, which will present the movie on television on July...
  • Tamil review: 'Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru' is entertaining 15-06-2013 01:39 PM

    Cast: Siddharth, Hansika Motwani, Santhanam, Ganesh Venkatraman, Balaji, Vidyullekha Raman, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vishal Krishna, Mano Bala and Bosskey Rating: 2.5 out of 5 It's extremely difficult to make a highly entertaining film sans cliches, and proof to that is 'Theeya Vela Seiyyanum Kumaru' (TVSK). The film manages to be...
  • Samantha loves fun, frolic and work 31-05-2013 11:46 AM

    Chennai: Southern actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu says she thoroughly enjoyed working with the team of her upcoming yet untitled Telugu family-drama starring Pawan Kalyan, and that she feels the film is already a winner. "Schedule over. I really love working with Trivikram and Pawan Kalyan. There was no shortage of...
  • Junior NTR shoots for 'Ramayya Vasthvayya' in Malaysia 25-05-2013 03:27 PM

    Superstar Junior NTR is busy shooting for his upcoming action entertainer 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' . Currently the actor is busy shooting for the film and the team will head to Malaysia for a schedule on May 27th. The film is slated for a release on September 27th. Coincidentally Junior NTR's 'Student...
  • Karthi to spend his 35th birthday on the sets of his next 25-05-2013 03:22 PM

    Chennai: Tamil actor Karthi Sivakumar, who will turn 35 Saturday, will spend his birthday on the sets of his upcoming Tamil comedy 'All In All Azhagu Raja' (AIAAR). "We are currently shooting the second schedule of the film in Kumbakonam. Karthi will celebrate his birthday on the sets with the...