Vishwaroopam

  • Kamal Haasan pledges commitment to the country 01-04-2014 11:06 AM

    Chennai: Tamil cinema star Kamal Haasan, who had last year threatened to leave India in the light of controversies surrounding his film 'Vishwaroopam,' today pledged his "commitment" to the country and expressed hope he would not leave it. Hours after arriving here after receiving the prestigious Padma Bhushan award in...
  • Actor Kamal Haasan, 25 others awarded Padma Bhushan for year 2014 25-01-2014 10:31 PM

    Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, known for his work across all southern languages, was on Saturday named for the Padma Bhushan award on the occasion of the 65th Republic Day. Haasan will get the award for his contribution to Indian cinema over the last five decades. The 59-year old, who has so...
  • Uthama Villain: K Balachander to work in Kamal Haasan's film 18-01-2014 04:29 PM

    Chennai: Legendary filmmaker K. Balachander will essay an important role in Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil comedy 'Uthama Villain', which will go on floors soon after the release of 'Vishwaroopam 2'. Balachander, known for shaping Kamal's career, worked with the actor in over 30 films since 1973 Tamil drama 'Arangetram'. "It's true...
  • 'Vishwaroopam 2' sneak peek: Kamal Haasan promises an action packed film 03-01-2014 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Kamal Haasan, the director of 'Vishwaroopam 2', has released a video which features the high points during the shooting. The video suggests that the film will be high on action and full of daredevil stunts. The film also features Pooja Kumar and Waheeda Rehman in important roles. Take...
  • Stars and upcoming talent to rule southern cinema in 2014 31-12-2013 04:46 PM

    Chennai: Along with an interesting line up of films featuring superstars such as Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan', Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam 2' and Mahesh Babu's '1: Nenokkadine' for next year, works of a new breed of actors and filmmakers will also rule the roost in the New Year. In Tamil filmdom, 2013 was...
  • Vishwaroopam 2: It's the only way to work with Kamal Haasan, says Shekhar Kapur 26-12-2013 10:41 AM

    Kodaikanal: There's a special reason why Shekhar Kapur agreed to face the arc lights for 2013 film 'Vishwaroopam' as well as for its sequel. He says it's because the movie gives him the rare chance to work with cine icon Kamal Haasan. "It's the only way I can get to...
  • 'Vishwaroopam 2' trailer on Kamal Haasan's birthday 27-10-2013 03:59 PM

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan released 'Vishwaroopam' trailer in Auro 3D surround sound on his last birthday, and if everything goes as planned, he is likely to unveil 'Vishwaroopam 2' trailer on his Nov 7 birthday. "He has been thinking about releasing the trailer of the sequel on his birthday. It...
  • Sequels likely to become a fad in Tamil Cinema: Director Hari 17-06-2013 10:38 AM

    Chennai: Awaiting the release of his highly anticipated sequel 'Singam 2', Tamil director Hari Gopalakrishnan feels it's very likely that sequels may become popular provided filmmakers create opportunities to make them with conviction. 'Singam 2' is the sequel to highly successful Tamil action-drama 'Singam' and it is coming out July...
  • Pooja Kumar performs own stunts for 'Vishwaroopam 2' 01-06-2013 03:33 PM

    Chennai: Actress Pooja Kumar, who has featured in films like 'Flavors' and 'Anjaana Anjaani', has performed her own underwater stunts for Kamal Haasan's upcoming multi-lingual action-drama 'Vishwaroopam 2'. "(I) just arrived back to New York City (NYC) from shooting in Bangkok with 'Vishwaroopam 2' team. I did all my underwater...
  • 'Vishwaroopam 2' canned at Bangkok airbase 30-05-2013 07:00 PM

    Mumbai: 'Vishwaroopam 2', the sequel to Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam' is being shot in Thailand, and the team even shot scenes at the Bangkok airbase, reveals actor-filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. "Filming 'Vishwaroopam 2' at Bangkok airbase. Complex camera rigging for action sequence," Kapur posted on his Twitter page along with a picture...
  • Kajal Aggrawal to star opposite Kamal Haasan? 29-05-2013 06:25 PM

    After the latest 'Thuppaki' success it seems to be raining offers for Kajal Aggarwal. She will once again share screen with Vijay in the upcoming film 'Jilla'. The latets buzz is that Kajal has bagged a role in Kamal Haasan's next venture. Kajal Aggarawal has done various roles opposite noted...
  • Kamal Haasan to star in Tamil film 'Thalavian Irukiran' 30-04-2013 09:21 PM

    Veteran actor Kamal Haasan is busy shooting for the projects lined up in Kollywood. The actor is currently busy with the pre-production stage of 'Vishwaroopam 2', following which he will be doing 'Thalaivan Irukiraan' with Aascar Ravichandran. The film is said to be Kamal's dream film as it includes a...
  • Vijay to star in Aascar Ravichandran's next film 30-04-2013 08:50 PM

    Ace producer Aascar Ravichandran a.k.a Venu Ravichandran is all set to work with Vijay in his upcoming untitled film. After producing films such as 'Vishwaroopam', 'Thirumanam Ennum Nikkah' and 'Vallinam', Aascar is all set to colloborate with Vijay in his next film. Vijay will be seen in an untitled film...
  • Southern films fail to impress at the box-office 14-04-2013 02:34 PM

    Chennai: The first quarter of 2013 saw approximately 130 releases in the southern film industry. Unfortunately, not even 10 percent of the films turned out to be successful. While most big-budget, star actors' films bombed, a handful of low-budget films managed to break even and do average business. Malayalam and...
  • Kamal Haasan receives an award at New York film fest 13-04-2013 10:47 AM

    Kamal Haasan was awarded in an event organised by National Association of Broadcasters (NAB)in New York International film festival. The award was presented by Chris Brown, Executive Vice President. The actor participated in a panel discussion on international appeal of Bollywood. Ulaga Nayagan was seen sporting a trimmed beard, at...
  • Kamal Haasan to attend 'Bollywood Beyond Borders' event 09-04-2013 11:28 PM

    Chennai: Actor filmmaker Kamal Haasan will participate in a panel discussion as part of a National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show, an electronic media show covering filmed entertainment, to discuss the international appeal of Bollywood. The event is being held in Las Vegas. "This landmark session will commemorate 100 years...
  • Malayasia lifts ban on 'Vishawaroopam' 19-02-2013 06:19 PM

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