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  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 3: Uthappa, Nair put Karnataka on top against Railways 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Robin Uthappa and Karun Nair scored sublime fifties to put defending champions Karnataka in a commanding position against Railways on day three of the fog-hit Ranji Trophy Group A match on Tuesday. Railways, resuming the day at 106 for four, were all out for 171 against a high-quality Karnataka...
  • Allu Aravind to distribute 'Kaalicharan' November 1, 2013

    Chennai: Producerdistributor Allu Aravind has got the distribution rights of upcoming Telugu political revenge saga 'Kaalicharan', which is coming out Nov 8 after fighting a legal battle for nearly six months. The film, reportedly, depicts the controversial story of MLA Erra Satyam and its release was stalled after not getting the...
  • Fahad Fazil to team up with Sreenath Bhasi? October 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Fahad Fazil who had to undergo a tough phase following the failure of his film 'Olipporu', is presently busy with the shooting of his forthcoming film 'One By Two'. The film has been directed by Arun Kumar Aravind. If reports are to be believed, Fahad has been...
  • Kamal Haasan is writing script for Ramesh Aravind's movie October 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Kannada actordirector Ramesh Aravind, who is directing 'Uthama Villain', says that Kamal Haasan is not only playing the lead, but also writing the script of his movie. The film will go on floors in November. "The current working title is 'Uthama Villain', we are working on the script right now,...
  • Will do a Tamil movie in Karnataka: Kamal Haasan October 6, 2013

    Bangalore: Filmmaker and actor Kamal Haasan said he is planning to do a Tamil movie in Karnataka as he wants bilinguals to reach out to larger audience in the south. "We are planning to do a movie. We want to do it in Karnataka. It is a Tamil movie which we...
  • TN: BJP state general secretary V Ramesh murdered in Salem July 19, 2013

    Salem: BJP Tamil Nadu unit General Secretary V Ramesh was hacked to death by unidentified assailants near his house in Salem on Friday night, police said. The 52yearold Ramesh alias Auditor Ramesh was attacked with sharpedged weapons and he died on the spot, they said. The...
  • 'Nandigayin Diary' review: This Tamil film is a sleaze fest May 25, 2013

    Cast: Sana Khan, Aravind, Suresh Krishna and Irshad; Director: K Viyasan; Loosely inspired by lesser known true story about Silk Smitha's life, 'Nadigayin Diary' is a bad homage to the late actress, who once ruled the industry with her dare bare roles. Even though the film claims it is not inspired...
  • Actors Gautham and Lakshmi to star in Saravanan's next April 8, 2013

    As reported earlier, the 'Kadal' hero, Gautham Karthik has signed up for a film with director Saravanan of 'Silambattam' fame. However now the latest buzz is that actress Lakshmi Menon has been roped in for the female lead role of this film too. And the two young actors recently posed for...
  • 'Kavidhai' is director Aravind Raj's next venture March 30, 2013

    Director Aravind Raj is known for his out of the box attempts and accomplishments in the film industry. His earlier movies 'Oomai Vizhigal', 'Irandu Mugam' and 'Uzhavan Magan' have bagged critical accolades and appreciation for his lateral ideas. Next in the list will be 'Kavidhai', which is produced by Benjamin....
  • Telugu actor Allu Arjun completes ten years in cinema March 28, 2013

    Allu Arjun made his debut in Telugu film industry as the grandson of legendary actor Allu Ramalingaiah, the son of Allu Aravind and the nephew of Megastar Chiranjeevi, with the film 'Gangothri'. Though he has such a big background, he never dreamed of becoming a hero. He always fancied computer graphics...
  • Tamil review: 'Onbathula Guru' lacks a good script March 9, 2013

    Director: P T Selvakumar Actors: Vinay Rai, Premgi Amaren, Lakshmi Rai, Aravind Akash, Sathyan, Jagan, Mantra, Roopashree and Sona Heiden Imagine and write down a list of things that could possibly make a bad, really bad film. Having made your list, carry it along and go to the nearest cinema hall to...
  • 'Onbathula Guru' to star Tamil actor Vinay February 22, 2013

    Undoubtedly when there is stardom, there sure is a deluge of rumours. That ranges from the Bachchans of B-town to even the choreographers in K-town, there are only a handful of celebrities who haven't gotten their hands dirty of buzz. Now, it is Vinay's turn, and so is Laksmi Rai's,...
  • Tamil film 'Rendavathu Padam' to hit screens soon February 22, 2013

    'Rendavathu Padam' is a film that is much awaited by filmmaker CS Amudhan. The director had earlier floored the audience with his debut in Kollywood, 'Tamizh Padam', a spoof entertainer. Vimal, Aravind Aakash of 'Goa' and 'Mankatha' fame and Ajith's brotherinlaw, Richard play the lead roles in this movie, to be...
  • Talent is like Table Salt: Ramesh Aravind January 27, 2013

    "Talent is like Table Salt",it is there on the dining table of everyone, but, it requires the hard work for right usage of it, said veteran actordirector Ramesh Arvind, unveiling title of 'Chatrigalu Saar Chatrigalu', his third project as he briefly made an appearance in media. Talking about S Narayan...
  • Kannada actor S Narayan to star in 'Chatrigalu Saar Chatrigalu' January 26, 2013

    There are four heroines in the upcoming Kannada film 'Chatrigalu Saar Chatrigalu'. Also actors S Narayan, Ramesh, Aravind and Mohan are paired with four heroines opposite to them. Out of the four actors Sanathani and Manasi have acted in quite a few films and television serials. Also, actors like Sushma Raj...
  • William Dalrymple, Rushdie top authors' reading list December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: When leading authors like Aravind Adiga, Jeet Thayil and Amit Chaudhuri were not writing in 2012, they were reading a lot be it works of Naresh Fernandes, William Dalrymple or Anjali Joseph. Mumbaibased journalist Fernandes' book "Taj Mahal Foxtrot: The Story of Bombay's Jazz Age" topped the reading...
  • Mani Ratnam shoots for 'Kadal' during cyclone Nilam November 3, 2012

    That 'Kadal' is set in the backdrop of the lives of fishermen is an open secret. And fishermen are known for venturing into sea braving all odds, especially the weather conditions. So when the Nilam cyclone stormed Chennai earlier this week, Mani Ratnam, who was waiting to shoot some important scenes,...
  • Upendra to work with Ramesh Aravind in his next September 19, 2012

    Producer K Manju announced that Ramesh Aravind and Upendra to will work together in a Kannada film. It is a very jubilant news for kannada cinema. This combination is something like Dr Kamal Hassan and Rajanikanth is working together in a film. In the long career of 25 films, Ramesh Aravind...
  • Writer Rajendra Karanth to turn director soon September 19, 2012

    Known for comedy punches in his columns, fire in villain roles, humor in comedy roles and very circumspect in his approach Rajendra Karanth has prepared a convincing script to launch himself as a director. He has also got approval from Ramesh Aravind to head the star cast. Rajendra Karanth hailing from...
  • My photographs have been misused: Suma Guha August 29, 2012

    The actress of Kannada films 'Preethiyinda Ramesh' and 'Shock', Suma Guha is in complete shock and dismay for misusing her photographs in the internet. Four photographs of Suma Guha were picked up and was slightly altered by an individual Sonam for her website. Suma Guha has disclosed that her...
  • Tamil film 'Kaadhal' is Mani Ratnam's next August 26, 2012

    Mani Ratnam has almost completed shooting for his next film 'Kaadhal' and is said to be heading back to Chennai, to supervise the postproduction works of the movie. The ace filmmaker has finished shooting the film in record time. Karthik's son Gautham and Radha's younger daughter Tulasi play the lead roles...
  • Indians who have won the Man Booker in the past July 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian author and poet Jeet Thayil features among 12 authors longlisted for the 2012 Man Booker Prize for Fiction for his book Narcopolis. The Man Booker Prize promotes the finest in fiction by rewarding the best book of the year. The prize is the world's most important literary award...
  • Allu Arvind praises the music of 'Julayi' July 24, 2012

    Allu Aravind appreciated the innovative Trivikram for conceiving the song. He also patted on DSP's back and said that he was jealous of Arjun. "I have known Devi since he was a child. His father and I were good friends. I was bowled over when I...
  • 'Jugari Cross' siblings back in Sandalwood July 8, 2012

    The 'Jugari Cross' Kannada cinema siblings Aravind and Avinash grandsons of unforgettable comedy actor of Kannada cinema Hasya Chakravarthy Narasimharaju are back after a gap. 'Jugari Cross' starring Avinash and Harshika Poonacha was quite interesting film in the first attempt of director Aravind. It did not click in the box...
  • 'Rendavathu Padam' to hit theaters by August July 3, 2012

    CS Amudhan created a good impact with his very debut in Kollywood, 'Tamizh Padam', a spoof entertainer. The director is now gearing up with his second, aptly titled, 'Rendavathu Padam'. He is planning to release the movie in August, sources close to the unit confirm. Vimal, Aravind Aakash of 'Goa' and 'Mankatha'...
  • Actress Bhavana to act in 'Left Right Left' June 23, 2012

    After a short gap, Bhavana will be seen as the heroine once again, in a new movie 'Left right Left' directed by Arun Kumar Aravind. The movie which will once again combine the hit lead pair of 'Ee Adutha Kalathu' will have scripts by Murali Gopi. He and Indrajith will don...
  • Director Arun Kumar Aravind on 'Left Right Left' June 13, 2012

    The Arun Kumar Aravind Murali Gopi team, which struck gold with 'Ee Adutha Kalathu', is all geared for their next outing. According to the makers, the film titled 'Left...Right...Left' unspools a tale no one dared to tell till date. Though the title as well as the tagline 'Revolution is...
  • Allu Aravind to produce Priyamani's 'Charulatha' June 3, 2012

    Priyamani has signed on a trilingual film titled as 'Charulatha', to be made simultaneously in Telugu, Tamil and Kannada. The film is inspired by the 2007 Thai movie 'Alone', which had ThaiGerman pop singer Marsha Wattanapanich in lead role. "Some changes have been made to the original script to suit...
  • Actress Milana wants to perform meaty roles May 26, 2012

    To like the sound of the clap, graduates and post graduates are turning to cinema field. It was Ramesh Aravind the distinction holder in Mechanical Engineering who came to cinema field in late 80's. Off late the graduates in the middle and some of the post graduate students are accepting...
  • Video: 'Preethiyinda Ramesh' movie launch May 25, 2012

    Gentleman actor Ramesh Aravind is now with a title that he made it famous in Kasthuri Kannada television channel. That is the program title 'Preethiyinda Ramesh' immensely popular in nearly 100 plus episodes chat show. Perhaps this is for the first time a popular star anchoring the television program in...