Venkat Prabhu

  • 'Biriyani' review: This Tamil film doesn't have a convincing climax December 21, 2013

    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 it gets too...
  • Suriya's film with Venkat Prabhu to be released in 3D? December 7, 2013

    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...
  • Tamil film 'Biriyani' to have its next shoot in Chennai April 19, 2013

    'Biriyani' is an upcoming Tamil comedy film directed by Venkat Prabhu with Karthi, Hansika and Premgi in lead roles. The shoot for this film has started long since now and is pacing good. The team was present at Hyderabad few days back and has wrapped up the schedule there and...
  • Now Ajith to be back with Tamil flick 'Mankathaa 2'? April 6, 2013

    The block buster hit of Ajith's, 'Mankathaa', directed by Venkat Prabhu was a phenomenal turn towards success for every entity in the team. Ajith's 54th project, which is with 'Siruthai' Siva has kick started today in Hyderabad. Meanwhile, Venkat Prabhu, Premgi Amaren and cinematographer Sakthi Saravanan are also in Hyderabad,...
  • Director Hari is now busy shooting 'Singam 2' April 2, 2013

    Tamil film maker Hari has continuously given numerous hits with Suriya, like 'Aaru', 'Vel' and 'Singam', and is currently directing the sequel of the blockbuster 'Singam','Singam 2', with the same hero. Hari is very well known for his precision and expertise in screenplay, while he wraps up all the diligence...
  • 'Biryani's audio launch to take place in May March 22, 2013

    Come May, and the entire team of 'Biryani' will present a grand musical treat for the audience. The audio of Venkat Prabhu's most awaited romantic thriller is expected to churn out some great excitement and it's going to be a gala affair. Reason being is that the Karthi and Hansika starer...
  • Tamil actor Jiiva roped for 'Kai Po Che' remake? March 6, 2013

    Famous writer and author Chetan Bhagat has almost firmed up an inseparable link with the Indian film industry. Earlier, his first novel 'Five Point Someone' was loosely adapted in the Hindi movie '3 Idiots', which was later remade into Tamil, under the direction of Shankar, starring three ace actors as...
  • Tamil movie 'All in All Azhagurja' inching completion March 2, 2013

    Tamil actor Karthi is handsful with movies such as 'Biriyani' and 'All In All Azhaguraja'. The actor has been shooting simultaneously for both the films. Following the test shoot, the still shoot for 'All In All' has begun. The team will soon begin their first shooting schedule. Meanwhile, 'Biriyani' is incing...
  • 'Biryani': Tamil movie uses motion picture technique February 2, 2013

    The Tamil director Venkat Prabhu along with actor Karthi Sivakumar recently shot a stunt scene for his upcoming film 'Biryani' in Pondicherry. The cast includes Hansika Motwani as the leading lady and Premgi. The music director for this film is Yuvan Shanker Raja. The makers of the film 'Biryani'...
  • Karthi teams up with 'Attakathi' director in his next December 18, 2012

    Director Ranjith, who got introduced to Tamil cinema with his film 'Attakathi' is on cloud nine after signing his next film. It appears that the director will be working with none other than Karthi, who is currently busy with two projects namely 'Biriyani' and 'All in All Azhaguraja'. The project is...
  • Karthi: DSP has come out with great music December 12, 2012

    With the audio of his upcoming venture 'Alex Pandian' hitting the stores today, Karthi Sivakumar says Devi Sri Prasad's songs in the movie will be well received. "Understanding fully well the pulse of today's audience, DSP has come out with great music. Besides racy songs, there are a couple of melodies...
  • Ajith to feature in Hindi remake of 'Mankatha' November 27, 2012

    Director Venkat Prabhu, who last delivered a super hit film, 'Mankatha' is looking to remake the film in Hindi. He has already started speaking with producers from the industry and is expected to work on it soon. The interesting news is that Ajith will feature in it again, but not...
  • Karthi to portray a new look for Tamil film, 'Biriyani' November 9, 2012

    Actor Karthi who has successfully finished filming for 'Alex Pandian' has joined Venkat Prabhu's 'Biriyani'. The shoot for the film began on the 5th of November and Karthi is said to portray a new look in the film. Sources have confimed that the shooting went live at a house near Nungambakkam...
  • 'Biriyani' team celebrates Venkat Prabhu's birthday November 8, 2012

    November 7 is not just the birthday of Kamal Haasan and Anushka Shetty. For, it was on this day Venkat Prabhu, the man behind a slew of entertainers from 'Chennai 600028' to 'Mankatha' was born. The filmmaker celebrated his birthday on November 7 on the sets of his forthcoming film 'Biriyani',...
  • Richa Gangopadhyay is keen to work with Venkat Prabhu November 2, 2012

    Richa Gangopadhyay might have walked out of Venkat Prabhu's 'Biriyani', which has Karthi Sivakumar in the lead, since she was not happy with some changes made to the script. But the actress says she is keen to work with the director in the future. "I like Venkat Prabhu's style of filmmaking....
  • Sam Anderson joins 'Biriyani' team October 19, 2012

    Remember Sam Anderson? The actor known for his amazing dance moves and compelling English will now be joining Venkat Prabhu in his next film, 'Biriyani'. Sam Anderson made his debut in 'Yaaruku Yaaro' and quickly became a roaring hit on YouTube and but then made just one more appearance on the...
  • Karthi to shoot for two of his upcoming films October 10, 2012

    Karthi Sivakumar, who is wrapping up 'Alex Pandian', will soon start shooting for two of his upcoming projects 'Biriyani' directed by Venkat Prabhu and 'All in All Azhagu Raja' by Rajesh M. According to sources, the shooting of 'Biriyani' will get a kick start in Chennai in the last week of...
  • Concerned Ajith inquires Krish on miss landed plane September 18, 2012

    Ultimate star Thala Ajith always proves himself not just as an impeccable actor but also as a kind and gentle human being. Singer Krish was recently travelling in an aircraft and it had to land on Penang, Malaysia all of a sudden. This was completely an unexpected encounter. At this time,...
  • Madhavan plays the lead role in 'Prema Nilayam' August 8, 2012

    Directed by Seeman, 'Valthukkal' stars Madhavan and Bhavna in the leads. The film dubbed into Telugu will be released as 'Prema Nilayam' in September, by SV Maheshwara Reddy. The film will see director Venkat Prabhu in a comedy role. Ajith has played a cameo. The makers say that the film...
  • Tamil actor Karthi praises the crew of 'Attakathi' July 28, 2012

    Karthi Sivakumar seems to be on a mission to encourage aspiring actors and filmmakers. A day after he came out with a motivating speech at the audio launch of 'Kumki', the actor on Friday heaped laurels on the team behind 'Attakathi'. Speaking at a function to introduce the cast and crew...
  • First Look: Tamil movie 'Biriyani' logo July 24, 2012

    Karthi in Biriyani, a Venkat Prabhu diet. Need we say more? This is one of the most talked about ventures of late, thanks to the coming together of Karthi, a bankable star and Venkat Prabhu who is known for his blockbuster commercials. The logo of the film is quite filmy...
  • 'Alex Pandian' to be released on October 12 July 19, 2012

    Karthi's Alex Pandian is all set to release on October 12. The film is almost wrapped excepting few portions. Produced by Gnanavelraja's Studio Green, the film stars Karthi, Anushka Shetty and Santhanam in the lead roles. It's a mass masala entertainer helmed by Suraj and has music by Devi Sri...
  • Tamil movie 'Biriyani' hits the floor July 16, 2012

    Tamil: Things are happening fast as far as 'Biriyani' is concerned. Within days after he announced the project, director Venkat Prabhu has started the shooting. The film hit the floors after a brief pooja. Karthi Sivakumar and Richa Gangopadhyay play key roles in this movie, which is touted as a romantic...
  • Veyilodu Vilayadu: Mahesh to do a cameo July 14, 2012

    Tamil: It seems everything falls in place for a good script or that’s what you would think as far as the film 'Veyilodu Vilayadu' is concerned. While there have been movies about different sports like cricket, football and kabbadi, debutant director N V Ramkumar has woven a story around a...
  • Yuvan gears up for century composition July 14, 2012

    Tamil: Yuvan Shankar Raja, a favorite composer of the young, will be composing tunes for his 100th film shortly! The young and effervescent talent will be working on Biriyani which is his 100th innings in Tamil cinema. "Good news to my fans and friends, Biriyani is my 100th movie, really excited...
  • Madhavan's 'Prema Nilayam' audio release on July 19 July 13, 2012

    Directed by Seeman, Valthukkal stars Madhavan and Bhavna in the leads. The film is being dubbed into Telugu will be released as Prema Nilayam in August, by SV Maheshwara Reddy. The film, directed by Seeman, sees director Venkat Prabhu in a comedy role. Ajith is also seen. The...
  • Is 'Veyilodu Vilayadu' Ilayaraja's family film? July 12, 2012

    Tamil: The entire family of Ilayaraja, including the maestro, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Venkat Prabhu and Premgi Amaran have rendered songs in Veyilodu Vilayadu. The film has music by Karthik Raja, the elder son of the Isaignani. For the song which was crooned by Ilayaraja, he himself has penned the lyrics, it...
  • Venkat: Tamil film 'Biriyani' is for everyone July 6, 2012

    Director Venkat Prabhu who has graced Tamil cinema with back - to - back blockbusters is now working on Karthi starrer 'Biriyani'. The film is currently in its pre-production stage. He has completed work on the script and gathered his technical team to brief them about the movie. Speaking about the...
  • Actress Samantha to act with Karthi in 'Biriyani' June 7, 2012

    This is the latest buzz in tinsel town. Rumor mills are working overtime suggesting that Samantha who is red hot in Tamil-Telugu cinema has been approached to share screen space with Karthi in Venkat Prabhu's next. 'Biriyani', a romantic comedy will be produced by Gnanavel Raja's Studio Green. The film will...