MANI RATHNAM

  • I take criticism as I take praise: 'Poda Podi' director December 11, 2012

    Tamil film director Vignesh Shivan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on his latest movie 'Poda Podi'. Q. Where did you study? and was there any opposition from your parents for taking up direction? Asked by: Vishal A. I studied in Hindustan and then my school was Vanavani IIT and Santhome, my...
  • 'Kadal', Mani Rathnam's next with Arvind Swamy February 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The charming hero of two of Mani Ratnam's blockbusters is getting back to the biz with the filmmaker's upcoming project. We're referring to Arvind Swamy, who will be seen as the father of Samantha Ruth Prabhu in the director's TeluguTamil bilingual 'Kadal: The Sea'. Arvind Swamy debuted with 'Thalapathi'...