John Mahendran

  • 'Raanjhanaa' star Dhanush is an effortless actor: John Mahendran June 21, 2013

    Chennai: Southern writer-director John Mahendran, who has written the dialogues in 'Ambikapathy', the Tamil version of Hindi film 'Raanjhanaa', says the movie's leading man Dhanush is effortless in his performance. "He doesn't follow any particular formula to act. He allows himself to sink in to the skin of the character and...
  • Comparisons could be harmful for remakes: Kannan April 4, 2013

    Chennai: If films are watched for entertainment, it is important to enjoy them as they are, even if it's a remake, says Tamil director R Kannan, known for remaking Hindi films 'Jab We Met' and 'Delhi Belly' in Tamil. "I don't understand why two films should be compared even if...
  • 'Settai' First Look: The Tamil remake of 'Delhi Belly' January 30, 2013

    Directed by filmmaker R Kannan, 'Settai' is the Tamil remake of 'Delhi Belly'. Starring actors Arya, Anjali, Santhanam, Premji Amaren and Hansika Motwani the Tamil film is scheduled for a April release. Also, 'Settai' will be dubbed in Telugu as 'Naughty Boys' and will have it's audio launch on January...