Baasha

  • Nasser's son Baasha to play his grandson in 'Saivam' January 28, 2014

    Chennai: Debutant Baasha, son of popular Tamil actor Nasser, will be seen playing the role of the latter's grandson in upcoming Tamil drama 'Saivam', which is being directed and produced by AL Vijay. "We were on the lookout for a newcomer to play the role of Nasser's grandson and that's...
  • Not doing 'Baasha' sequel, says Suresh Krissna January 4, 2014

    Chennai: Southern filmmaker Suresh Krissna has clarified that he is not working on the sequel to Tamil blockbuster 'Baasha', which was one of the biggest hits in the career of superstar Rajinikanth. Released in 1995, 'Baasha' is the story of an autorickshaw driver who was once a most feared Don in...
  • Rajinikanth gives away half his income to charities: biographer Naman Ramachandran December 14, 2012

    Rajinikanth is, quite simply, the biggest superstar cinemacrazy India has ever seen. His stylized dialogues and screen mannerisms are legion, and his guy next doorcumsuperhero image has found a hysterically appreciative following among millions of moviegoers. Naman Ramachandran's marvellous biography recounts Rajini's career in meticulous detail, tracing his incredible cinematic...
  • No bias in choosing films for awards: Krissna November 16, 2012

    Chennai: Veteran southern director Suresh Krissna, who has been on the jury of National Awards selection committee and is also on the jury of the International Film Festival of India, says films are chosen based on healthy discussions and hours of brainstorming without being biased. "I personally don't show any bias...
  • A Rajinikanth memoir from director Suresh Krishna September 28, 2012

    Southern director Suresh Krishna, who has worked with superstar Rajinikanth in successful Tamil films like 'Annamalai' and 'Baasha', has penned a memoir of the superstar. The book, titled 'My Days With Baasha - The Rajinikanth Phenomenon', will be released in English, Tamil and Telugu end-November by Westland Books. "Every interview I participated...