Shwetha

  • Didn't succumb to any pressure: Swetha Menon November 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Malayalam actress Swetha Menon, who had accused senior Congress MP Peethamabara Kurup for allegedly groping her at a public function in Kollam, Kerala, says she was not pressurised to withdraw her complaint. She also claims that it wasn't a publicity stunt. "No, it was on humanitarian grounds that I withdrew...
  • Swetha Menon withdraws complaint, controversy blows over November 4, 2013

    Kochi: After two days of standing her ground, popular Malayalam film actress Swetha Menon has withdrawn her complaint against Congress MP Peethamabara Kurup for allegedly groping her. In an email to the media late Sunday evening, she said she was not interested in pursuing her complaint and was not going ahead...
  • Eesha Koppikar returns to Kollywood with 'Looty' September 28, 2013

    Eesha Koppikar, who worked in Kollywood in films like 'O Nanna Nalle', 'Suryavansha' and 'Hoo Anthiya Uhoo Anthiya' earlier, will now return to Kannada films with 'Looty'. The actress bid adieu to films after she got married to businessman Timmy Narang. The actress will return to Kannada films after a...
  • Raghuram’s next is titled ‘Fair And Lovely’ September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Raghuram, who earned huge popularity with his project 'Cheluveye Ninne Nodalu', has titled his upcoming film as 'Fair and Lovely'. The film which stars Premkumar and Shwetha Srivatsav is expected to be based on the popular saying everything is fair in love! The recording muhurat of the film's...
  • Live performance at IPL was adrenaline pumping:Sushant April 9, 2013

    Chennai: Telugu actor Sushant, who grooved to the title track of his upcoming Telugu romance 'Adda' at a recent Indian Premier League (IPL) match, says it was an adrenalinepumping experience. "It was awesome to perform in front of charged up cricket fans. It pumped up our adrenaline. I am sure they...
  • 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' Music Review: It's nice December 9, 2012

    Music Director: Yuvan Shankar Raja Singers: Nandini Srikar, Blaze, Karthik, Krish, Neha Bhasin, Ramesh Vinayagam 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' soundtrack has six songs featuring the voices of Nandini Srikar, Blaze, Karthik, Krish, Neha Bhasin, Ramesh Vinayagam, Shwetha and Yuvan Shankar Raja. All songs are written by NA Muthukumar. The opening track 'Aaha...
  • BJP women's wing up in arms against Swetha Menon November 27, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Mahila Morcha, the women's wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), alleges that actress Shwetha Menon and director Blessy are 'exploiting motherhood for commercial purposes' by incorporating the actress's delivery in 'Kalimannu'. On Sep 27, Shwetha delivered a baby girl at Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai and Blessy captured her delivery...
  • Kalimannu: Non definite scripting pattern is used September 29, 2012

    Blessy who has already shot the pregnancy and baby birth of Shwetha Menon inside the hospital room in Nanavathy hospital, Mumbai for his new movie titled 'Kalimannu' says that he is for the first time following a non definite scripting pattern for the movie. He has also shot a few...
  • Kannada Review: 'Cyber Yogadol...' is lengthy September 24, 2012

    What happened to the younger lot who attempt in making a film in mass media? They are informed well but to reinform to the audience they take hell lot of difficulty and falls flat in giving a convincing cinema. Don't 'Fry' the audience releasing that too on Friday. Who will watch...
  • Priyamani's 'Charulatha' competes 'Cyber Yugadol...' September 21, 2012

    A film in four languages with the same title, 'Charulatha' is contesting with another release of the week, 'Cyber Yugadol.....Madhuva Prema Kavyam' in Karnataka. 'Charulatha', a horror based cinema lead by Priyamani, national award winning actress donning the conjoined role is said to be one of the toughest roles of her...
  • Malayalam Review: Ozhimuri is satisfying September 12, 2012

    It's inspiring to watch diverse genres being attempted fruitfully week after week in Malayalam cinema and the genuine feel is that a variety of movies can coexist blissfully in the current cinematic milieu. This time, it is the recreating of the bygone era a demanding, painstaking and strenuous challenge in...
  • Ozhimuri: Released with good reviews September 8, 2012

    The new movie directed by actor Madhupal, titled 'Ozhimuri' opened in 30 plus centres on September 8. A period movie featuring Lal in the lead, the initial opinions are all positive for the movie. Though the collections of the opening shows were not that good as the responses, the movie is...
  • 'Kalimannu' is about a sacred relationship August 3, 2012

    For master director Blessy, the spark for a film, from the theme to final cut, flows in the form of scintillating frames. For instance, it was the image of a TV advertisement displayed on an LCD screen on a street that inspired him to pen 'Calcutta News'. Likewise a girl...
  • 'Ithra Mathram' is based on Narayanan's book July 29, 2012

    After a few decades as a respected critic, Prof. K Gopinathan is finally into his debut film as director. Titled 'Ithra Mathram', the shoot for the movie featuring Shwetha Menon, Biju Menon, Nedumudi Venu, Siddhique, Anoop Chandran, K P A C Lalitha, Rashi Bharadwaj, Gayathri, and Vinu Joseph is almost...
  • Many producers rejected 'Ivan Megharoopan': Director July 28, 2012

    The waiting is over for 'Ivan Megharoopan', the film which bagged the maximum number of state film awards, to reach the screens. The whole team behind the project is excited over the awards announced last week and the subsequent release. The film bagged the awards for the second best film,...
  • Director Blessy all set to start 'Kalimannu' July 25, 2012

    The year's recipient of the State awards for Best director, Blessy, will soon start the works of his new project tentatively titled as 'Kalimannu'. The movie which will focus on the emotions of motherhood and the stress of pregnancy periods will feature Shwetha Menon in the lead. The actress being...
  • 'KVSS', 'God Father' all set to hit the screens July 23, 2012

    From 3D cinema 'Katari Veera Sura Sundarangi' to 3 roles 'God Father' in fifty days gap from super star Upendra. Upendra is gleeful and expecting a big response for his 27th July release 'God Father'. The topnotch of Kannada cinema Dr Jayamala daughter Soundaraya is the lead heroine in this...
  • '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: '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...
  • Madhuchandra, Upendra tricks for their next June 19, 2012

    Director Madhuchandra working in the camp of prominent directors has taken the tricky styles of super star Upendra for his first film as director. He has not given the title yet but held a contest of Kannada word puzzle. Nearly 30000 people took part in the contest. On the day...