Tamil Interviews

  • Perception about women in cinema should change: Nadiya October 18, 2012

    Southern actress Nadiya on October 17 said that women in cinema would be considered as equals to their male peers only when the perception of audiences changes. "Women who have returned to cinema a few years after marriage are only offered mother or sister roles. Even heroes who've worked with these...
  • Tinnu and Amala on 25th anniversary of 'Pushpak' September 18, 2012

    As 'Pushpak' completes 25 years, Tinnu Anand and Akkineni Amala, who were in the cast, recall their enriching shooting experiences and the powerful impact the film made on audiences. Also starring Kamal Haasan, Pratap Pothan, Farida Jalal, P.L. Narayana, K.S. Ramesh and Loknath, director Singeetham Srinivasa Rao's 'Pushpak' released on September...
  • One should not get carried away by fame: Pooja Hegde September 15, 2012

    Former Miss Universe India second runnerup Pooja Hegde feels as an actress, she should be open to all kinds of roles and not restrict herself to any genre. "It's too early in my career to dedicate myself to certain type of roles. I want to play different kinds of roles with...
  • Established composers earn as much as hero: K September 14, 2012

    After creating melodies for three successful films, southern composer Krishnakumar, fondly called K, says successful composers can sometimes make as much money as a film hero. He also says the joy of recording music with live artists can never be replaced by digitally generated music. "I feel the career of a...
  • Ajith is unbelievably simple: Taapsee Pannu September 12, 2012

    Taapsee, who is in Chennai currently, has started shoot for her fourth Tamil flick, which is yet to be titled. The movie stars industry biggies like Ajith, Nayantara, Arya and Rana Daggubati and is being directed by filmmaker Vishnuvardhan. But the 'Aadukalam' actress says there are a few more big...
  • Sneha made my birthday so special: Prasanna August 29, 2012

    August 28 was Prasanna's first birthday after entering wedlock. The actor is elated over his wife, Sneha's gift on his birthday. "I have been flying high and still can't come to terms with the yesterday's happenings, birthdays were always there. Parties with bouquets, cakes with candles and what not, when...
  • South industry is like my home: Asin August 23, 2012

    Asin has said that she's poor at multitasking and hence focusing on Hindi films alone. "I can do only one work at a time. So I am concentrating in Bollywood projects," she says. The 'Ghajini' and 'Varalaru' actress adds: "This doesn't mean that I am not giving importance to Tamil and...
  • 'Sivaji' 3D at par with Hollywood films: Rajini August 22, 2012

    Here is good news for Rajini fans! They need not to wait for the release of 'Kochadaiyaan', to see their Superstar in 3D, as the conversion of his 2007hit 'Sivaji' into the 3D format is nearly over. The movie is likely to hit the screens in midSeptember. Interestingly, the Style Czar...
  • I never had the drive to do Hindi films: Suriya August 20, 2012

    Everybody loves Suriya, he makes both critics and the masses happy. The 37yearold is currently busy with KV Anand's 'Maattrraan' ('Duplicate' in Telugu). In a quick interview, the actor tells us about his new movie and more. What do we need to know about 'Maattrraan', besides the fact that you play...
  • We are not here to cheat anyone: Tamannah's father August 20, 2012

    Tamannah's father has denied the charges made against her daughter by a Bollywood producer, who had alleged that she had failed to honour a revenue sharing contract she had signed in 2003. "There was no revenue sharing promise as claimed by Salim Akhtar. We have a copy of the agreement, which...
  • Happy to work with a singer like Divya: Mahalaxmi August 18, 2012

    Can you tell us about the Coke Studio concept? I think it's a great platform for both established and upcoming musicians to come together and try something new that they can't experiment in the mainstream media. I have performed in two productions this season and both are different from each other....
  • I have a weird connection with elephants: Vikram August 18, 2012

    It's surprising that an actor from a family of actors like Vikram Prabhu, who looks like a million bucks, would opt to debut in a role in a film like 'Kumki' that requires him to have a makeover as a mahout. But, the young actor of the Sivaji family says...
  • Nayanthara is just a friend, says Simbu August 8, 2012

    Silambarasan Rajendar aka Simbu, is juggling between his projects and work. It's no longer news that Simbu and alleged exgirlfriend, Nayanthara, have buried the hatchet. The star was recently spotted with her that paved way for rumors that something is being cooked between them. "Nayan is a good soul, we're just...
  • Family comes first says Tamil actor Vijay August 2, 2012

    Vijay had a word of advice to his ardent fans, who were working round the clock for Makkal Iyakkam, an organization floated by the actor to "strive for the betterment of the society". The Ilayathalapathy, who organized a function to honor officebearers of his fan clubs, who had done exception service,...