Rajnikanth

  • Police foil protest attempts against Modi visit:100 detained 13-04-2014 08:56 PM

    Chennai: About 100 people were on Sunday detained for attempting to protest against the visit of BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, who arrived here for an election rally, police said. They were attempting to protest near Guindy area, since the Gujarat Chief Minister was to drive to 'Superstar' Rajinikant's...
  • Modi to meet superstar Rajinikanth before addressing rally in Chennai 12-04-2014 07:29 PM

    Chennai: BJP's prime ministerial candidate and star campaigner Narendra Modi is likely to visit superstar Rajnikanth at his Chennai residence on Sunday for a "personal meeting." "Narendra Modi is visiting cine super star Rajinikanth at his residence in Chennai tomorrow evening," BJP's General Secretary-in-charge of Tamil Nadu, P Muralidhar Rao,...
  • Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' to be released on April 11 04-02-2014 10:06 AM

    Chennai: Tamil 'Superstar' Rajinikanth's multi-lingual film 'Kochadaiiyaan' will release worldwide on April 11, the film's producers announced today. Shot using Photorealistic Peformance Capture technology, earlier used in Hollywood superhit 'Avataar', the film is an "epic dramatisation" of good versus evil, producer Eros International Media Ltd said in a statement. The...
  • Modi praises 'Hugging Amma' Mata Amritanandamayi in Malayalam 26-09-2013 03:57 PM

    Kollam: The BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi started his South India tour in Kerala on Thursday. Modi praised the state's 'Hugging Amma' Mata Amritanandamayi on her birthday. "I have come here for this function to seek the blessings of Amma and not as a political...
  • I'm much confident about 'Policegiri' success: KS Ravikumar 04-07-2013 05:37 PM

    'Policegiri,' starring Sanjay Dutt, now in jail of course, releases this week. Director KS Ravikumar joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the film, the challenges in making it and the experience of working with Sanjay Dutt. Q. Will this film enter 100cr club? Asked by: Gama A. I can't...
  • Dhanush to cast Hrithik in his directorial debut 15-12-2011 11:48 AM

    Mumbai: Post the Kolaveri mania, there couldn't have been a better time for South star and Rajnikanth's son-in-law Dhanush to announce his directorial debut in Bollywood. The actor is planning to take the leap into direction with a fantasy flick. It is learnt that Dhanush is keen on casting Hrithik...
  • I'd do anything Rajni asks me to: Kamal Haasan 14-12-2011 04:21 PM

    Mumbai: As Rajnikanth turned 62 this week, close friend and biggest archrival, Kamal Haasan spoke with admiration, love and a sense of solidarity about the South superstar. Said Kamal Haasan, "Rajni and I have been leaning on each other's shoulders for so many years. In fact, once during a shoot...
  • 'Raana' shoot dates to be announced in December 03-10-2011 04:40 PM

    Chennai: The shooting dates of tri-lingual 'Raana' featuring Tamil superstar Rajnikanth and Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone would be announced in December. The statement from Mumbai-based Eros International -- producers of the film -- came amid reports that the production of the movie was abandoned after Rajinikanth suffered from exhaustion on...
  • Coming soon: A biopic on Rajinikanth 07-09-2011 11:15 AM

    After striking gold with 'Bodyguard', starring brother in law Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor, actor turned producer Atul Agnihotri is now working on a biopic on southern superstar Rajinikanth. "There is a huge responsibility involved in making a film on Rajinikanth. We need his approval and contribution. Making a film...
  • Superstar Rajnikanth may return home on July 13 11-07-2011 08:37 PM

    Chennai: Superstar Rajnikanth is likely to return to the country on July 13 after over six weeks of treatment for kidney-related ailments in Singapore. Sources close to the actor's family remained tight-lipped about the star's return, while airport sources said flight tickets have been blocked for him and family members...
  • 'Rana' will be made at any cost: Co-producer 10-06-2011 05:37 PM

    Chennai: Murali Manohar, co-producer of Tamil superstar Rajinikanth starrer Rana, has denied reports that the film has been shelved, saying shooting has only been temporarily suspended. Rajinikanth fell ill during the first day's shooting of Rana in April end and has not been keeping well since. Currently the 60-year-old is...
  • Bollywood prays for Rajnikanth's quick recovery 20-05-2011 03:03 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Dharmendra, Priyanka Chopra and Arshad Warsi wish a speedy recovery to Tamil superstar Rajnikanth, who is admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a Chennai hospital. Rajnikanth, admitted in the ICU of the Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre here, is improving after advanced treatment, including hemodialysis,...
  • Will Rajnikanth's 'Rana' see the light of day? 16-05-2011 09:00 PM

    Mumbai: The big budget film, Rana starring superstar Rajnikanth went on floor this April. There has been a lot of talk about the leading ladies in the film. Deepika Padukone and Ileana D'Cruzare signed to do pivotal roles in Rana. But the film has been facing major issues with respect...
  • Rajinikanth's condition stable 05-05-2011 12:08 PM

    The condition of Tamil superstar Rajnikanth is stable and he has been advised rest for a couple of days, a doctor here said Thursday. The 60-year-old was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of St. Isabel Hospital Wednesday night. "He is suffering from allergic bronchitis and fever. The cause...
  • Rajnikanth is taken ill, hospitalised 29-04-2011 06:25 PM

    Chennai: Tamil movie superstar Rajnikanth was admitted in the intensive care unit (ICU) of St. Isabel Hospital on Friday after a bout of vomiting in the morning, doctors said. According to hospital officials, Rajnikanth has been admitted in the ICU for discomfort. Speaking to reporters, the actor's wife Lata Rajnikanth...
  • Superstar Rajinikanth: 'Boss' turns 60 12-12-2010 09:51 AM

    New Delhi: Rajinikanth has a career spanning 35 years in which he has delivered more hits than any other star.His story has fascinated fans world over.He has also been a recipient of the "Padma Bhushan" award. Born Shivaji Rao Gaikwad on 12 Dec 1949, into a Maharashtrian family. It took...
  • ‘Rajini jokes are funny, imaginative’ 01-12-2010 10:58 AM

    Super star Rajnikath has made us laugh for decades with his super hero stunts and one liners. ...
  • No Rajnikanth in 'Dhoom 3': YRF 02-11-2010 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: Yash Raj Films (YRF) has described as untrue reports that southern superstar Rajnikanth might feature in a key role in action-adventure film Dhoom 3. "An article in a trade publication suggests that Mr. Rajnikanth may be approached for a pivotal role in Dhoom 3. While Yash Raj Films...
  • Beautiful People: Shankar talks about Endhiran 10-10-2010 06:43 PM

    On this episode of Beautiful People, meet director Shankar and know what brought his pet project, 'Endhiran', to life. ...
  • Aishwarya looks smashing in 'Robot': Big B 05-10-2010 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is quite impressed with his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai's looks in Robot and describes her on-screen presence as "smashing". Director Shankar's bilingual film - Robot in Hindi and Endhiran in Tamil, which has Rajnikanth in the male lead, opened to rave reviews. "Aishwarya looked smashing...
  • 'Robot': 'Endhiran' - Behind the camera 29-09-2010 03:48 PM

    Initially named Robot in Tamil and later changed to Endhiran due to the entertainment tax exemption on Tamil films that have Tamil titles, this Rajnikanth-starrer would have just been a dream of director Shankar, if the Southern super star had never taken the project to Sun Pictures Boss Kalanadhi Maran...
  • A milk bath in Mumbai awaits Rajnikanth 29-09-2010 02:50 PM

    Its the Rajnikanth magic again. Today, within two hours of opening of the ticket window, tickets for all shows of Rajni's film, Robot: Endhiran got booked till Sunday. And on Friday, the October 1st, there is going to be more drama. About 5000 Rajnikanth fans are organising a mega event...
  • 30 minutes: Return of Rajni mania 26-09-2010 01:52 PM

    Mass adulation and fan frenzy were witnessed in Chennai as superstar Rajnikanth's 'Enthiran' is set for release on October 1. ...
  • Get a sneak peek of Endhiran/The Robot! 21-09-2010 12:38 PM

    The Rajnikanth-Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starrer is one of the most awaited films of this season and is all set to release on October 1. ...
  • The big fat Kollywood wedding 04-09-2010 08:18 AM

    t was a big fat wedding when Superstar Rajinikanth's daughter, Soundarya got married on Friday morning.. While Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan were spotted at her engagement ceremony on Thursday, here's more on the wedding day. ...
  • Tamil actor defers working on social campaigns 19-02-2010 10:48 AM

    Ajith has found a voice of support from none other than actor Rajnikanth. ...
  • Southern treat: Rajni's Sivaji to release in Hindi 05-01-2010 02:45 AM

    Superstar Rajinikanth's punch dialogue in Tamil is inimitable. ...