Ashok Selvan

  • Tamil Review: 'Thegidi' is a taut film executed in style 02-03-2014 10:46 AM

    'Thegidi'; Director: P. Ramesh; Cast: Ashok Selvan, Chakrapani, Govardhan, Janani Iyer, Jayakumar, Jayaprakash, Kaali, Kamalakannan, Madhavan and Pradeep Nair; Rating: ***1/2 According to a line from "Thegidi", "the core concentration of a detective's job is shadowing and surveillance". It's after you hear this line and understand what it means completely,...
  • 'Pizza 2 - Villa' review: This Tamil film is a must watch 15-11-2013 10:19 AM

    Cast: Ashok Selvan, Sanchita Shetty, Nasser, SJ Surya Director: Deepan Chakravarthy Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Film franchise is something new to Tamil cinema, which usually consists of commercial potboilers and senseless comedies, but Karthik Subbaraj's 'Pizza' is an exception. What most Tamil filmmakers couldn't achieve, CV Kumar (producer of...
  • Pizza 2: Our film features a very young team, says Ashok Selvan 09-10-2013 03:29 PM

    Chennai: Ashok Selvan, set to enthrall audiences as a lead actor for the first time in upcoming Tamil horror-thriller 'Pizza 2: Villa', says he worked with a young team in the movie, which was both challenging and inspiring. Ashok made his cinematic debut as one of the leads in the...
  • First time directors have winning attitude: Ashok Selvan 05-10-2013 03:51 PM

    Chennai: Tamil actor Ashok Selvan, who has worked with three debutant directors in back-to-back films such as 'Soodhu Kavvum', 'Pizza 2: Villa' and 'Thegidi', says he finds a winning attitude in them. "I haven't worked with experienced directors yet, and therefore, I can't compare them with newcomers. But one thing...
  • Transformed from boy to man for 'Pizza 2': Ashok Selvan 02-10-2013 03:35 PM

    Chennai: Ashok Selvan, who plays a writer in upcoming Tamil horror-thriller 'Pizza 2: Villa', says he had to transform himself into a man from a boy to play the role, which also required him to grow a beard and gain weight. "Fifteen days before the start of the shoot, my...
  • Tamil review: Romcom 'Soodhu Kavvum' is a one time watch 03-05-2013 03:36 PM

    Cast: Vijay Sethupathi, Sanchita Shetty, Radha Ravi, M S Bhaskar, Simha, Ashok Selvan, RJ Ramesh Thilak and Karuna Karan Director: Nalan Kumarasamy Packed with several funny, outrageous twists, 'Soodhu Kavvum' (SV) makes for a great one time watch. You can't possibly enjoy the film a second time because most of...