Ashish Vidyarthi

  • Watch: Trailer of Duniya Vijay-Parul Yadav's 'Shivajinagara' is out January 24, 2014

    The wait is over! Yes, the trailer of the much-awaited Kannada film 'Shivajinagara' is finally out. The movie marks the return of actor Ashish Vidyarthi to Kannada films. As reports suggest, Asshish, who plays a vendor in Shivajinagara, has been following the pattern of kicking off his year with...
  • Children's film fest will help 'Minugurulu' release: Director November 17, 2013

    Hyderabad: Upcoming Telugu drama 'Minugurulu' will be screened at the ongoing International Children's Film Festival of India (ICFFI) here. Its director Ayodhya Kumar feels this opportunity will help the film create a buzz before its theatrical release. A film featuring 40 visually impaired children, 'Minugurulu' is the story of how these...
  • All films can't be released online, says Ayodhya Kumar October 4, 2013

    Chennai: Debutant filmmaker Ayodhya Kumar, who is gearing up for the release of Telugu drama 'Minugurulu', believes not all films deserve to be released online because some are made for the purpose of theatrical release to cater to larger audience. "I agree online medium is the best alternative for several low-budget...
  • It's right time to release small films in Andhra: Ayodhya Kumar September 22, 2013

    Chennai: Filmmaker Ayodhya Kumar is not keen to delay the release of his Telugu directorial debut 'Minugurulu'. He says this is the right time for smaller films to release here as big ticket films are being stalled due to the ongoing political turmoil in the state. Ayodhya Kumar plans to release...
  • Govind Nihalani plans a sequel to his film 'Drohkaal' July 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran filmmaker Govind Nihalani has expressed willingness to make a sequel of his 1994 film 'Drohkaal'. The film dealt with India's fight against terrorism. It shows the mental and psychological trauma that honest police officers go through in their fight against a group of ruthless terrorists. "People have been suggesting...
  • Ashish Vidyarthi: I'm still hungry and foolish April 24, 2013

    Kolkata: Actor Ashish Vidyarthi, known for portraying baddies in films, is happy that Bollywood's famous villain Pran will be honoured with the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award. "Yes, it's a huge thing. His impact on the Indian society cannot be understated. For many years no kid was named 'Pran'. Just imagine...
  • Kannada actor Kichcha Sudeep to star in ' Bachchan' April 8, 2013

    Slated for an 11th April release 'Bachchan' of Kichcha Sudeep came out with a promotional song and actor lend his voice for this song and also acted in it. An already popular song in 'Bachchan' sung by Vijayaprakash is also in the voice of Sudeep and that is the promotional...
  • Telugu actor Allu Arjun turns a year older today April 8, 2013

    Telugu actor Allu Arjun, one of the most energetic heroes and one of the best dancers in Tollywood, celebrates his 31st birthday today. Though Allu Arjun entered industry as the son of Allu Aravind and the nephew of Megastar Chiranjeevi, he proved himself and created a special image and fan...
  • Director Sreenu Vaitla joins Twitter, courtesy 'Baadshah' April 5, 2013

    Chennai: On the occasion of the release of his Telugu action-drama 'Baadshah', director Sreenu Vaitla joined Twitter Friday. He says he couldn't think of a better occasion to do it. "What better occasion to join Twitter than the release of 'Baadshah'. Thank you all for the warm welcome," posted Sreenu...
  • Telugu flick 'Baadshah' will speak for itself: Producer April 5, 2013

    Chennai: Producer Bandla Ganesh says he doesn't have to rave about his forthcoming Telugu action drama 'Baadshah' because the film will speak for itself when it hits theatres worldwide Friday. Srinu Vaitla is known for blockbusters such as 'Dubai Seenu', 'King' and 'Dookudu'. His latest film 'Baadshah' features Junior NTR, Kajal...
  • I had to forego four films for 'Bachchan': Parul Yadav March 27, 2013

    Chennai: For her role in upcoming Kannada revenge saga 'Bachchan', in which she sports three different looks, actress Parul Yadav had to forego four films. However, she has no regrets. "I know it was a hard decision to make, but my producer was very particular that I dedicate myself completely to...
  • Telugu Review: 'Naayak' celebrates commercialism January 11, 2013

    Film: 'Naayak'; Cast: Ram Charan Teja, Amala Paul, Kajal Agarwal, Ashish Vidyarthi, Brahmanandam, Jayaprakash Reddy, Raghu Babu, Rahul Dev, Dev Gill, Pradeep Rawat, Posani Krishna Murali and Rajeev Kanakala; Director: V.V. Vinayak; Rating: ** To anticipate an offbeat film from VV Vinayak and a performance sans commercial elements from Ram Charan...
  • Bengali film released in 270 screens, sets record October 28, 2012

    Kolkata: With masala flick 'Challenge-2' being opened in 270 screens across the country, the highest number of theatres for a Bengali film, the movie has set a new record, the film's producers said. Starring Dev, 'Challenge-2' is being screened in both single screen and multiplexes in Mumbai, in single screens...
  • Tamil Review: 'Siruthai Puli' is mindless September 9, 2012

    In this two-plus hours of sheer torture, you wish you had walked into the theatre with few anacins in your pocket. 'Siruthai Puli' is the dubbed version of Telugu film 'Chirutha' starring then debutants Ram Charan and Neha Sharma. Helmed by the master of screenplay Puri, the film screams boredom and...
  • Telugu Review: Watch 'Disco' at your own risk April 23, 2012

    Cast: Nikhil Siddhartha, Sara Sharma, MS Narayana, Ali, Raghu Babu, Ashish Vidyarthi and others Director: Hari K Chanduri Rating: *1/2 Actor Nikhil Siddhartha started his career with a bang by being part of a trend-setting film 'Happy Days', which was directed by Shekhar Khammula, but later, he could not get a good script...
  • Kasab awaits punishment, hanged in film May 4, 2010

    In real life, Ajmal Kasab held guilty in the Mumbai terror attack awaits punishment--maximum being death penalty -but in reel life the lone surviving Pakistani gunman is already hanged. After a spate of international documentaries on Mumbai carnage, a full length movie--Ashok Chakra--set against the backdrop of the country's most audacious...
  • 'Kanthaswamy' is engaging April 2, 2010

    Director Susi Ganesan's Kanthaswamy is a typical commercial pot-boiler that has style and substance. Though the Robin Hood-like story is not new, Susi has presented it with trademark superhero-movie elements – flashy action scenes and stunning special effects. Yet, it's not the typical superhero film and therein lies the twist in...