Roopa

  • I would never run after a guy, says Roop Durgapal June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Roop Durgapal, seen as aggressive Sanchi in 'Balika Vadhu', may be running after Jagya in the show, but in real life she is not in favour of chasing guys. "I am not in the favour of a girl running after a guy. My traditional thinking is that a guy should...
  • Audio of Kannada film 'Chandra' is out January 23, 2013

    The audio of bilingual film 'Chandra', in Kannada and Tamil, made by Roopa Iyer was out on January 22 at the Chowdaiah Memorial Hall. Known for variety in her thoughts, Iyer organized Karnataka Silk Industries Corporation 'Miss Karnataka 2013' contest prior to the audio release of the film 'Chandra'. After the audio...
  • Tamil Review: 'Naan' is racy and appealing August 16, 2012

    Can a music composer pull it off? Until now he has been behind the screens. Can he now recreate the magic on screen? These were the questions that could pop up before one goes to watch 'Naan', for it is the maiden venture of music composer Vijay Antony as an...
  • Chandra: Shriya Saran plays a princess August 6, 2012

    Actress Sukanya will be seen as model turned actor Ganesh Venkatraman's mother in 'Chandra', wherein she plays a Queen engrossed in modern values. "Sukanya looks great and I pat myself for choosing her, she's very devoted", says director Roopa. The film is a KannadaTamil bilingual that sees Shriya Saran playing the female...
  • Shriya's real talent in her upcoming 'Chandra' August 4, 2012

    Shriya delivered a brilliant classical dance performance at the Mysore palace recently. No, this is not part of any cultural programme that took place inside the magnificent edifice, but for her forthcoming flick 'Chandra'. The TamilKannada bilingual directed by Roopa features Shriya as the last generation princess. A romantic love story,...
  • Ganesh Venkatraman turns Prince for 'Chandra' June 17, 2012

    Ganesh Venkatraman is best remembered for films like 'Abhiyum Naanum' and 'Unaipol Oruvan' in Tamil, 'Kandahar' in Malayalam and 'Eenadu' and 'Damarukkam' in Telugu. This model turned actor, who has already acted alongside top heroines of the industry like Trisha and Anushka Shetty will now be paired opposite Shriya in...
  • Actor Ganesh Venkatraman to act with Shriya Saran June 13, 2012

    Ganesh Venkatraman has the luck of sharing the screen space with beautiful women of the tinsel town. The 'Unnaipol Oruvan' actor who played Trisha's lover in 'Abhiyum Naanum' and acted alongside Anushka in 'Damarukam', will now romance with Shriya Saran. He has been roped in to play the protagonist in 'Chandra',...
  • Premkumar confirmed for lead role in 'Chandra' May 14, 2012

    When luck starts flowing the fortunate gate opens. That is the case with lovely star Premkumar. Despite of a very good name from 'I am Sorry Mathe Banni Pritsona' 'Nanapirali' Premkumar was slogging for success. He has got one after the other in success now. He is the hero of...
  • Shriya Saran likely to be actress in 'Chandra' May 6, 2012

    It is almost certain that the top actress of South Indian cinema Shriya Saran is likely to work in her second Kannada assignment 'Chandra' in the direction of Roopa Iyer. After the sudden exit of Ramya for the role a queen in the film 'Chandra' Roopa Iyer with national and...
  • 'Papa Please' deals with stifled childhood April 28, 2012

    New Delhi: After basking in the glory of the National Award for 'I AM', actorproducer Sanjay Suri returns to the big screen in the role of a school teacher for a new film 'Papa Please', which deals with the undue academic pressure on children. In 2008, actorfilmmaker Aamir Khan dealt with...
  • Book Excerpt: 'Experiencing Tarot' by Roopa Patel November 24, 2011

    The book 'Experiencing Tarot' is published by Harper Collins. It is first of its kind as there is no known book on Tarot written by an Indian Tarotologist . The book explains rationally how Tarot works, its history and how it connects with other new age sciences. There is so...
  • Man alleges girlfriend killed self after seeing Sach Ka Saamna September 21, 2009

    Agra: A 32yearold woman allegedly committed suicide after being deeply affected by watching actress Roopa Ganguly in the television reality show Sach Ka Saamna. She felt her life was similar to the actress in many ways and that she had failed as a daughter, wife and mother, police said. Pallavi,...
  • Rape victim fights for justice, cops won't register FIR October 9, 2007

    New Delhi: It has been three months now since 25yearold Roopa was allegedly raped in the Capital. But having run from pillar to post, she hasn't been able to get an FIR registered. All her pleas to the Delhi Police have fallen on deaf ears. Roopas husband was allegedly...