Poda Podi

  • Dhanush, Samantha win top honours at the Vijay awards May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Dhanush won the Best Actor award at the 7th Annual Vijay Awards in Chennai recently. The glittering star studded event took place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai on May 11, 2013. An elated Dhanush, who won the Best Actor Award for his performance in the...
  • Tamil actor Simbu gets busy post 'Love Anthem' February 22, 2013

    Silambarasan, the 'Little Superstar', fondly known as Simbu or STR, has a career that speaks more than the list of his nicknames. Also, he has been a familiar face in Kollywood right from a very young age, when he performed as a child artiste. The very next step that he...
  • Indian film industry is male dominated: Varalaxmi February 11, 2013

    New Delhi: She is just one film old, but actress Varalaxmi Sarathkumar has earned praise for her performance in director Vignesh Shivan's 'Poda Podi'. The feisty actress said women usually do not get to play pivotal roles in Tamil cinema and the Indian film industry is generally male dominated. Varalaxmi's next...
  • 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...
  • 'Poda Podi' Review: It disappoints the viewers November 15, 2012

    Cast: Silambarasan, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, VTV Ganesh and Shobana Director: Vignesh Shivan Rating: 1 out of 5 Pray to god that he blesses you with immense energy and patience to sit through this disappointing film that is bereft of, forget entertainment, not even moments of laughter. Undeniably, the lead actors in the film are...
  • Mix of romance and action at theatres in Tamil Nadu this Diwali November 12, 2012

    Arguably the biggest release this Diwali down south is Vijay starrer 'Thuppakki', directed by AR Murugadoss - the man behind 'Ghajini'. However, the other big film Tamil fans are waiting is 'Poda Podi' - a breezy love-story starring Silambarasan and Sarath Kumar's daughter Varalakshmi. 'Ammavin Kaipesi', directed by Thangar Bacchan...
  • 'Thuppakki' and 'Podaa Podi' to clash on Diwali November 9, 2012

    With just three days left for Deepavali, the box-office is preparing itself to handle the rush. As of now, 'Thupakki', 'Podaa Podi', 'Ammavin Kaipesi' and 'Ajantha' are slated to hit the screens on the day of lights- November 13. Among the four, 'Thuppakki' and 'Podaa Podi' have managed to generate expectations, thanks...