Selvaraghavan

  • Simbu, Trisha to team up again for a Tamil film March 6, 2014

    Chennai: After the success of Tamil romantic-drama 'Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya', actors Silambarasan aka Simbu and Trisha Krishnan are teaming up again for yet-untitled Tamil project to be helmed by filmmaker Selvaraghavan. The film will be produced by Varun Manian and will have music by Yuvan Shankar Raja, who has scored music for...
  • 'Irandam Ulagam' review: A complicated screenplay ruins this Tamil film November 23, 2013

    Cast: Arya, Anushka Shetty Director: Selvaraghavan Rating: 2 out of 5 Selvaraghavan's fascination for romance has been evident since his maiden film and he has always approached it in his own style, contrary to how love stories have been captured on celluloid over the years. All his love stories so far have been received...
  • Selvaraghavan extracts best from actors: Anushka Shetty November 19, 2013

    Chennai: Lauding filmmaker Selvaraghavan, who is awaiting the release of Tamil fantasy romantic-drama 'Irandam Ulagam', the film's leading lady Anushka Shetty said he has the knack of extracting the best out of his actors. "Selva is usually regarded as a tough director, but he knows how to extract the best out...
  • Love my Hindi speaking Dhanush: Aishwarya April 25, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Dhanush's wife and brother are wowed by his debut Hindi movie 'Raanjhnaa', which shows him speaking in Hindi. Praising her husband, who she had directed in '3', Aishwarya tweeted, "The trailer of 'Raanjhnaa' is out! OMG I love it. Check it out. Love my Hindi talking (speaking) Dhanush."...
  • Dhanush to produce his next film with his brother March 8, 2013

    The successful brothers have been ruling the Tamil cinema for about a decade now. While Selvaraghavan has churned out classic films under his direction, Dhanush has secured his position as one of the top actors in the Tamil film industry and recently, the actor turned producer as well, with his...
  • Rana Daggubati denies to answer any personal question December 15, 2012

    Rana Daggubati, who is all set to make his foray in Kollywood with Ajith's forthcoming film directed by Vishnuvardhan, has refuted reports linking him with actresses. "Though I am not ready to answer any personal question, I would like to say that I am friend with my co-stars. There is no...
  • Selvaraghavan seeks anticipatory bail from court October 18, 2012

    Filmmaker Selvaraghavan has approached a Chennai court, seeking anticipatory bail for him. The director said he fears arrest over a complaint filed against him by producer Chandrasekar. According to Selvaraghavan, he had received a sum from the producer to direct a film titled 'Kasimedu'. "Since the project did not take off,...
  • I like Nayanthara's boldness: Anushka Shetty September 28, 2012

    "The industry is full of healthy friendships these days. I share a good relationship with Tamannah, Kajal Agarwal and Nayanthara," says Anushka. The actress, who recently returned from Georgia where she shot for more than a month for Selvaraghavan's 'Irandam Ulagam', is preparing to shoot for his other projects, including Karthi's...
  • 'Irandam Ulagam' to be released in January 2013 August 30, 2012

    Selvaraghavan, who worked round the clock for 'Irandam Ulagam' in Georgia, has returned to Chennai after a long three month schedule. The critically acclaimed director shot the film in odd locations that didn't have even basic amenities. It seems, he surprised his wife Geetanjali and the duo spent some quality time...
  • Anushka has not delayed 'Alex Pandian': Suraj July 24, 2012

    After Selvaraghavan, it is now the turn of director Suraj to clarify that no shooting schedule was disrupted because of Anushka. Earlier, reports claimed that Anushka was held up in Georgia, where she was shooting for Selvaraghavan's 'Irandam Ulagam', and hence the schedules of her other films, including Suraj directed 'Alex...
  • Irandam Ulagam: Director denies delay in shooting July 23, 2012

    Selvaraghavan, who is currently in Georgia to shoot for his magnum opus 'Irandam Ulagam', has clarified on reports that the shooting schedule was affected due to bad weather conditions in the country. "Read some reports about delay in schedules. Rubbish. We are actually ahead of our schedule and progressing much faster,"...
  • Hailstorms extends 'Irandam Ulagam' shooting July 22, 2012

    Irandam Ulagam starring Arya and Anushka is Georgia bound. But the place is affected badly with hailstorms leaving the whole place with broken trees and very little sun light. The team is working round the clock to somehow finish the schedule in there. "The shooting schedule of Irandam Ulagam in Georgia...
  • Filmmaker Selvaraghavan on a happy high note July 7, 2012

    To say Selvaraghavan is in seventh heaven will not just be rhyming, but apt too. For, the filmmaker is going through a happy phase on both professional and personal fronts. Recently, the 'Aayirathil Oruvan' and 'Mayakkam Enna' maker celebrated his first wedding anniversary, with wife Gitanjali and daughter Leelavathi. "It's...
  • 'Mayakkam Enna' nominated for SIIMA Awards June 7, 2012

    Celebrity couple, Selvaraghavan and Gitanjali are elated for their production venture 'Mayakkam Enna' is still gaining appreciation from all over. The film has now been nominated for the SIIMA Awards which will be held in Dubai on June 21 and 22. South Indian International Movie Awards is a new award ceremony...
  • Bachchans or Rajinikanths: Who's the first family? November 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Selvaraghavan's 'Mayakkan Enna' has opened to generally positive reviews and the film is expected to do well at the ticket window also. The director-actor duo of Dhanush and Selva are not only the blood brothers but also the creative soulmates. They have produced successful films such as 'Kaadhal...
  • Selva sings for the last time in 'Mayakkam Enna' November 28, 2011

    New Delhi: There is something rather mysterious about Selvaraghavan's films. His gutsy scripts, crisp narratives, and his casting altogether place them within a very particular but thrilling seam of dark Tamil romanticism. For Selva, his films are not just a script, they are an experience. Says he, "I don't do films...
  • Tamil Review: 'Mayakkam Enna' is engaging November 27, 2011

    Cast: Dhanush, Richa Gangopadyaya Director: Selvaraghavan 'Mayakkam Enna', one of the most awaited films of the year, brings together the celebrity brothers - Selvaraghavan and Dhanush - after a long time. The duo brings a touching story of a young man's dream on screen. The movie has all ingredients to attract youngsters...
  • Tamil director, actress tie the knot December 15, 2006

    Chennai: It seems the year 2006 will go down the memory of Tamil film buffs as a year of starry weddings in the film industry. After actors Surya and Jothika’s highly-publicised wedding, it was director Selvaraghavan and actress Sonia Aggarwal’s turn to tie the knot on Friday morning in Chennai....