AASCAR RAVICHANDRAN

  • Bharatbala states why he chose Parvathi Menon for 'Mariayan' May 4, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil filmmaker Bharatbala chose Parvathi Menon for his upcoming romantic drama 'Mariyaan' because he finds her rooted to the landscape of the film a factor he believes is very important while casting. Parvathi, a Malayalee actress, is known for her work in Tamil films such as 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' and...
  • Kamal Haasan to star in Tamil film 'Thalavian Irukiran' April 30, 2013

    Veteran actor Kamal Haasan is busy shooting for the projects lined up in Kollywood. The actor is currently busy with the preproduction 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 huge...
  • Indian migrants in Sudan, the focus of 'Mariyaan' April 2, 2013

    The latest buzz doing the rounds in Kollywood is about filmmaker Bharat Bala's upcoming Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' which has music by Oscar winner composer AR Rahman. The film, which has Rajinikanth's soninlaw Dhanush as the lead star, revolves around the hardships of the South Indian fishing community in countries such...
  • Watch: The First teaser of Dhanush's 'Mariyaan' March 30, 2013

    The first poster of Dhanush's Tamil thriller 'Mariyaan' was released recently. The film, which has music by AR Rahman, is directed by Bharat Bala. The plot revolves around the plight of Indian migrants held hostage in Sudan. It also stars Parvathi Menon and Salim Kumar. ...
  • Veteran actor Arjun now dons the director's hat March 1, 2013

    Veteran actor Arjun, who returned to the big screens after a long time, in 'Kadal' and 'Vanayudham', will now be donning the director's hat. He made his directorial debut with 'Sevagan' in 1992, and directed a total of 9 movies so far, including 'Madrasi' in 2006 and now he will...
  • Is Shankar's 'I' the costliest Tamil film ever? February 10, 2013

    One of the costliest movies ever to be made in India was Rajnikanth and Aishwariya Rai Bachchan starrer 'Endhiran' producedby Sun Pictures. Another big producer Aascar Ravichandran is known for his mega budget films is on a role now. His current production with Shankar is 'I' which has a cast...
  • Jayam Ravi plays boxer in 'Boologam' September 19, 2012

    Actor Jayam Ravi is completely busy with all his upcoming movies. The audio launch of his movie, 'Aadhi Bhagavan' is expected shortly and now he is tied up with two other movies 'Nimirnthu Nil' by Samuthirakani and 'Boologam' by Kalyana Krishnan. He was in a risky stunt sequence shoot last...
  • Vallinam: Makers spending lavishly for Nakul's next August 26, 2012

    'Boys' fame Nakul who was last seen in 'Kandhakottai' will be making a comeback after a short hit films through 'Vallinam'. The film is produced by Aascar Ravichandran and it is now said that the producer who is confident on the film's script has spent lavishly on few scenes that...
  • AR Rahman sings for Dhanush starrer 'Mariyaan' August 18, 2012

    AR Rahman is scoring music for a Dhanush starrer 'Mariyaan' for the first time, everybody knows. The unknown thing is that the Oscar winner, besides composing the tunes, has also lent his voice. "Rahman has crooned the number 'Vizhithidu Nenje...' and it has come very good. The maestro's voice has done...
  • Deepika is not a part of Shankar's next flick July 24, 2012

    Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone says she is not part of southern filmmaker Shankar's next film. Denying rumours that she might star in the director's movie opposite southern actor Vikram, Deepika told IANS: "I got a Google alert about it, but they are all rumours. I am not doing Shankar's film." Produced by...