DHANUSH

  • Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, R Balki come together to celebrate Ilaiyaraaja's 1000th film project 5 days ago

    Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush joined their 'Shamitabh' director R Balki to celebrate music composer Ilaiyaraaja's 1000th film project on Tuesday evening in Mumbai. ...
  • 'Shamitabh' is about ego clash, has amazing humour: Dhanush 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Dhanush, who made a successful Bollywood debut in 2013 with "Raanjhanaa", is gearing up for the release of his second Hindi film "Shamitabh". He says its concept may sound serious, but at heart it's a fun-filled entertainer. "This film is about ego clash. The concept might sound serious...
  • Dhanush: I'm not qualified enough to to star in the remake of an Amitabh Bachchan film January 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Dhanush loves Amitabh Bachchan's films, but says he is not qualified enough to star in remakes of the megastar's movies. Asked if he would like to do a remake of Amitabh's films, Dhanush, who will be seen with Bachchan in "Shamitabh", told IANS: "I will definitely not do a film...
  • To impress Rajinikanth, you just have to be honest and simple: Dhanush January 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Dhanush, who is married to superstar Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya, says he is still trying to impress his wife. Asked how he managed to impress the superstar and his daughter, Dhanush said: "To impress Rajinikanth, you just have to be honest and simple, and I am still trying to impress...
  • Sivakarthikeyan's 'Kaaki Sattai' trailer gathers 1 million views in 2 days; he plays an undercover cop in the film January 13, 2015

    'Kaaki Sattai' the upcoming Tamil action film is directed by R. S. Durai Senthilkumar and is produced by Dhanush. This films marks Dhanush's second collaboration with R. S. Durai Senthilkumar after Ethir Neechal (2013). Sivakarthikeyan and Sri Divya are featured in the lead roles. The music of the film...
  • 'Anegan' trailer: Dhanush, Amyra Dastur travel through time, test their love in KV Anand's latest January 9, 2015

    What would you do to be with your soulmate in every lifetime of yours? KV Anand's latest film 'Anegan' tells a story about "love that travels across eras". Starring Dhanush and Amyra Dastur in lead roles, the music for 'Anegan' has been composed by Harris Jayaraj. ...
  • Whenever Balki comes to me with a script, my initial reaction is that he must be drunk: Amitabh Bachchan January 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan is teaming up with frequent collaborator R Balki in upcoming film 'Shamitabh' and the megastar says he is amazed how the director always comes up with unique scripts. The 72-year-old actor has previously worked with Balki in films like 'Cheeni Kum' in which he played a 60-plus chef...
  • I am a bathroom singer, says Amitabh Bachchan January 7, 2015

    The first trailer of Amitabh Bachchan-Dhanush starrer 'Shamitabh' was released on Tuesday evening amidst the film's cast and crew including Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, Akshara Haasan, director R Balki and Gauri Shinde. Bachchan also made some confessions about the song sung by him in the bathroom onscreen. He said, "When you...
  • Have nothing to lose in Bollywood, so I experiment with characters; stuck with one image in South: Dhanush January 7, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Dhanush, who will be seen in 'Shamitabh', Tuesday said he is ready to experiment with roles in Bollywood as he has nothing to lose here. Asked why he was doing unconventional roles in Bollywood as opposed to his larger-than-life roles down in southern cinema, Dhanush said: "I have been...
  • Watch: Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan 'mix' to become 'Shamitabh' in the new trailer January 7, 2015

    The first trailer of R Balki's 'Shamitabh' is out! Featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush in the lead, the title is a 'mixture' of both the actor's first name. The trailer doesn't give out much except for the fact that the both Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan's characters belong to the showbiz. Big...
  • Watch: New song 'Piddly' from 'Shamitabh' features Amitabh Bachchan sitting and singing fully-clothed on a commode December 31, 2014

    It is hard to imagine Amitabh Bachchan drunk and singing to himself in the toilet. But try. In this funny video, Bachchan is seen sitting on a toilet, singing loudly to himself. With the music composed by Ilaiyaraaja, and lyrics by Swanand Kirkire, the song sounds unique.Starring Big B, Dhanush...
  • 2014 was like a workout for me: AR Rahman December 30, 2014

    Mumbai: "The year 2014 was like a workout for me" says Oscar winning composer A.R.Rahman, who has given music for as many as twelve films including some Hollywood projects this year. He has also composed music for Shankar's forthcoming Tamil film 'I'. "I have done almost twelve movies in 2014 and it's...
  • Shamitabh: First audio poster hints at Amitabh Bachchan playing an alcoholic December 24, 2014

    In an unique way to generate more curiosity, the makers of 'Shamitabh' have released an audio poster of the film. The film features Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan and has been directed by R Balki. Hear the audio clips carefully; doesn't it hint at Amitabh Bachchan playing an artist...
  • 'Shamitabh' poster: Mystery behind the film title solved; it's a mash-up of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush's names December 23, 2014

    The title of R Balki's upcoming film had aroused many fans' curiosity. But now that actors Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan have shared the first look posters for 'Shamitabh', the mystery has been solved. 'Shamitabh' also marks the Bollywood debut of actor Kamal Haasan's daughter Akshara. The film is expected to...
  • Tamil film 'Kaaki Sattai' audio tops iTunes India charts; musician Anirudh Ravichander works magic with his seventh album December 20, 2014

    Chennai: The music of Sivakarthikeyan starrer Kaaki Sattai, featuring music by Anirudh Ravichander has topped the charts again in iTunes India. The album was released in iTunes on 19th December 2014 and went on to top the national charts in few hours across genres (Bollywood, international, regional). The audio has...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' star Dhanush to star opposite Amy Jackson in Velraj's next Tamil film December 3, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush is all set to team up with British model-actress Amy Jackson in a yet-to-be titled Tamil film.The film, which is scheduled to go on floors next year, marks the second film of the 32-year-old 'Raanjhanaa' star with director Velraj after 'Vela Illa Pattathari' (VIP).In her four-year-old career,...
  • Have you seen Amitabh Bachchan's 'Shamitabh' sketch? November 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan, who is active on many different social networking platforms, shared a sketch of R. Balakrishnan's ambitious project 'Shamitabh' on his official blog. The director, fondly called Balki, is helming 'Shamitabh', which also features Dhanush and marks the Bollywood debut of southern superstar actor Kamal Haasan's daughter Akshara. The...
  • Need to thank K.V Anand for adjusting his dates for 'Shamitabh': Dhanush November 10, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush, who recently completed shooting for R. Balakrishnan-directed 'Shamitabh', Sunday said that he could be part of the project because filmmaker K.V Anand allowed him to take out time to shoot for it while working on his upcoming Tamil film 'Anegan'. "I was working on 'Anegan' when I got...
  • Dhanush's Tamil drama 'Kaaka Muttai' to have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival August 20, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Dhanushproduced Tamil drama "Kaaka Muttai", which predominantly features newcomers, will have its world premiere at the 39th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), a festival representative said. TIFF will take place between Sep 4 and 14. "Dhanush's 'Kaaka Muttai' will have its world premiere at TIFF this year. Dhanush and the...
  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know Dhanush? July 28, 2014

    As Dhanush turns a year older, we bring you a string of question on the star. If Dhanush is your favourite star, answering these questions on his films and popular songs, wouldn't be all that difficult. ...
  • Presenting Amitabh Bachchan's look from R Balki's 'Shamitabh' July 21, 2014

    R Balki has made Amitabh Bachchan experiment with very unique looks in each of his films. In 'Cheeni Kum' the actor sported salt and pepper hair and a ponytail while in 'Paa' Big B played a 12 year old boy suffering from a genetic disorder projeria. In his latest film...
  • Akshara is in good hands: Kamal Haasan on daughter's Bollywood debut July 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Kamal Haasan feels his daughter Akshara, who is making her debut in Bollywood with R Balki's 'Shamitabh', is in good hands and does not need his advice. "I think she should not take any advice from old time actors. I think she knows her way. And she will...
  • 'Vella Illa Pattathari' review: Dhanush's royal return to commercial zone July 19, 2014

    Film: 'Vella Illa Pattathari'; Cast: Dhanush, Amala Paul, Vivekh, Samuthirakani, Saranya Ponvannan and Surabhi; Director: R. Velraj In one of the scenes in Dhanush's 'Vella Illa Pattathari' (VIP), his 25th film, he lets a large group of henchmen beat him to pulp because his mother once tied a red thread on...