Rajinikanths

  • Imran Khan goes gaga over 'Kochadiyaan' animation 14-04-2014 06:57 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan, who gave voice-over for animation film 'Rio 2', says southern matinee idol Rajinikanth's 'Kochadiyaan' marks a big leap for animation movies. "The fact that a star as big as Rajini sir has taken part in this (animation) process is obviously a big step forward. That is...
  • No Rajinikanth star power for the BJP in Tamil Nadu 14-04-2014 05:51 PM

    Chennai: As the dust settles in Poes Garden after BJP leader Narendra Modi's visit to Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's residence in Chennai, the question is just how much of a difference will the meeting make to the saffron party's campaign in Tamil Nadu. Driving straight to Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's house, the...
  • How will Rajinikanth's superpower help Narendra Modi? The best Twitter jokes and opinions on the Rajini-NaMo meeting 14-04-2014 03:22 PM

    Amid election fever, the NaMo-Rajini meeting may have decided the results already. At least that's what Twitter is saying. Narendra Modi spent his Sunday with the megastar Rajinikanth in Chennai and made it public with a 'With Rajinikanth ji' tweet from his personal twitter account. Considering the stupendous following of...
  • Modi asks PM to clarify on social media reports about Siachen 14-04-2014 06:59 AM

    Chennai: Citing reports in social media, Narendra Modi on Sunday demanded a clarification from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh if there was any foreign pressure on him to "hand over Siachen to enemies". The BJP Prime Ministerial candidate said some reports were spreading thick and fast in social media that Singh...
  • DMK, AIADMK take people for granted, out to destroy each other: Modi 13-04-2014 09:24 PM

    Chennai: In an effort to reach out to the voters of Tamil Nadu, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi launched an attack on the the two regional parties in the state and presented his party as an alternative to the DMK and the AIADMK. "When DMK and AIADMK are in...
  • Confirmed: Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' to release in theaters on May 9 10-04-2014 01:54 PM

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil period-drama 'Kochadaiiyaan', the release date of which has been postponed over and over again, will finally hit the screens worldwide May 9. "The release date has been locked as May 9. There will no further changes in the film's release," Rajinikanth's manager told IANS. Touted to...
  • Rajinikanth is proud that I've dared to something different: Soundarya on her film 'Kochadaiiyaan' 07-04-2014 11:26 AM

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Rajinikanth holds a matinee idol status among his fans because of his honesty and sincerity, says his daughter Soundarya. "I think each person has his own identity. He is worshipped because of the way he is. He is by far the most honest and true person you...
  • Dad took 31 years to be a star, give me 15: Soundarya Rajinikanth 06-04-2014 11:34 AM

    Mumbai: Soundarya may have played it safe with her directorial debut 'Kochadaiiyaan' by teaming up with her superstar father Rajinikanth, but she is feeling the pressure of high expectations. She said if her dad took over three decades to attain stardom, she should be given at least half the time...
  • Dad did 'Kochadaiiyaan' not because I am his daughter: Soundarya 05-04-2014 03:11 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Soundarya, who is making her directorial debut with Rajnikanth-starrer 'Kochadaiiyaan' says her father agreed to be part of this mega project for the script and not because she was his daughter. "Once he was convinced about the script and that it requires a certain kind of technology then...
  • Her song has come out great: Soundarya on mother Latha's song in 'Kochadaiiyaan' 04-04-2014 05:48 PM

    New Delhi: Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Kochadaiiyaan', which has been making headlines for daughter Soundarya's efforts, is now in the news for his wife Latha's contribution to the project. Like Rajinikanth who has sung a number in the film, his wife Latha has also crooned the number 'Manappenin Sathiyam'. While talking...
  • Soundarya on father Rajinikanth: He's the best, can do the impossible 04-04-2014 04:41 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya says people create jokes on her father as they believe he can do the "impossible". That's why the family takes the humour in a lighter vein. Jokes on the southern icon are a rage online. Sample these - "Rajinikanth can eat dosa with chopsticks"; "Rajinikanth...
  • Proud of my daughter Soundarya, says Rajinikanth 31-03-2014 05:36 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Rajinikanth, whose next film 'Kochadaiiyaan' is set to take 3D films a step further in India, with its ground-breaking photo-realistic motion capture technology, says that he is not all tech-savvy. This kind of technology, a first in an India film, has been used in Hollywood blockbuster films like...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan hugs Rajinikanth, lauds Soundarya's efforts at the trailer launch of 'Kochadaiiyaan' 31-03-2014 11:52 AM

    Amitabh Bachchan, who launched the Hindi trailer of Tamil superstar and close friend Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Kochadaiiyaan' in Mumbai recently, was so impressed with the film that he had no words to express his opinion. Lauding Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya's efforts, he said, "I am finding it difficult to find words...
  • Rajnikanth launches much anticipated animated film 'Kochadaiiyaan' 31-03-2014 10:50 AM

    Four years after the release of his last film 'Robot' in 2010, superstar Rajinikanth is back with the animation film 'Kochadaiiyaan'. On Sunday evening, the actor was spotted the legend promoting his film in Mumbai. ...
  • With 'Kochadaiiyaan' Soundarya has shown that women in India are capable to do best: Amitabh Bachchan 31-03-2014 10:47 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan launched the Hindi trailer of Tamil superstar and close friend Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Kochadaiiyaan' here. Bachchan, 71, alongwith the South legend launched the trailer here late last night at a suburban multiplex. Directed by Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya, Kochadaiiyaan is a hi-tech 3D film with photo-realistic...
  • I am Rajinikanth's biggest fan; he's the original superstar: Kajol 31-03-2014 09:36 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol who attended the Hindi trailer launch of 'Kochadaiiyaan' on Sunday said she is Rajinikanth's biggest fan. "I am super excited for this...I am Rajinikanth's biggest fan. He is the original superstar I look up to him. If I get an opportunity to work with him there are...
  • Deepika Padukone accepted 'Kochadaiiyaan' for emotional reasons 22-03-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone, who will be next seen in Rajinikanth-starrer 'Kochadaiiyaan', gave her nod to the film primarily because of the South megastar's association with it. In 'Kochadaiiyaan' Deepika will be seen alongside the cinema legend for the first time. According to sources, Deepika agreed to be part of...
  • Rajinikanth-starrer 'Kochadaiiyaan' cleared with U-certificate 20-03-2014 10:22 AM

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil period-drama 'Kochadaiiyaan' has been passed with a U-certificate by the Central Board of Film Certification. Directed by the southern matinee idol's daughter Soundarya Ashwin, the film, touted to be India's first motion capture photo-realistic 3D animated movie, is slated to release April 11 worldwide. "'Kochadaiiyaan' has...
  • Amidst reports of floating a new party, Alagiri meets Rajinikanth 14-03-2014 11:11 AM

    Chennai: Expelled DMK leader Alagiri on Friday sparked speculations as he met actor Rajinikanth in Chennai. After meeting Rajnikanth, Alagiri downplayed the meeting saying the two discussed personal matters. Alagiri had also met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday. Sources close to Alagiri had described the meeting as a "courtesy"...
  • Honey Singh fever: The rise, fall and the rise of the popular rapper 12-03-2014 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: It's a fever which refuses to go and just keeps growing. The rise of Yo Yo Honey Singh in the past two years has just been phenomenal. The singer rapper has become almost an essential part of all the Bollywood films and makers are ready to spend hefty...
  • Kochadaiiyaan: Soundarya will make Rajinikanth proud, says lyricist 11-03-2014 12:34 PM

    Chennai: Lyricist Vairamuthu, who has worked on forthcoming Tamil period-drama 'Kochadaiiyaan' with superstar Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya, is confident that she will make her father proud with the movie. Soundarya has directed her father in 'Kochadaiiyaan', which is said to be India's first motion capture photo-realistic 3D animated film. "I think...
  • Why the 'Kochadaiiyaan' trailer is a huge let down 10-03-2014 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: Is it me or is anyone else also feeling a bit let down by the first promo of 'Kochadaiiyaan'? The much hyped magnum opus featuring superstar Rajinikanth seems a distant cry from the usual blockbusters that the actor is associated with. Sure, the trailer promises the film to...
  • Why was AR Rahman hesitant to compose music for 'Kochadaiiyaan'? 10-03-2014 10:54 AM

    Chennai: Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman says he was not confident about working in 'Kochadaiiyaan', said to be the country's first performance capture photo-realistic technology 3D animated film. Directed by Soundarya Rajinikanth Ashwin, 'Kochadaiiyaan' features superstar Rajinikanth and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles. "In 2010, I was offered an...
  • Rajinikanth helped me out during 'RA.One'; I'm a big fan of the actor: SRK 10-03-2014 09:30 AM

    Chennai: Bollywood supestar Shah Rukh Khan Sunday said he is such a big fan of Rajinikanth that he decided to attend the audio launch of his film 'Kochadaiiyaan'. "I came here for three reasons. Firstly, like all of you, I am a big Rajinikanth fan," Shah Rukh told reporters at...
  • 'Kochadaiiyaan' trailer: Watch Rajinikanth romance Deepika Padukone 09-03-2014 05:17 PM

    The trailer of the much awaited Rajinikanth film 'Kochadaiiyaan' is finally out. The 3D extravaganza features the superstar in a double role and pairs him with Deepika Padukone for the first time. The film's trailer was launched along with its music in Chennai by Shah Rukh Khan. Directed by Saundarya...