SIVAJI GANESAN

  • Vijay Awards: Shah Rukh Khan gets Chevalier Sivaji Award May 12, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood baadshah Shahrukh Khan was conferred with Chevalier Sivaji Award, constituted after veteran Tamil actor Sivaji Ganeshan, Saturday here at the 7th edition of Vijay awards. Shahrukh received the award from the hands of Kamal Haasan, Vijay and members from the family of Sivaji Ganeshan. "I have enjoyed working with...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to attend Vijay awards in Chennai May 9, 2013

    Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will reportedly attend Vijay awards in Chennai where he is to be honoured with Sivaji Ganesan award. Vijay TV has invited King Khan to be the guest of honour at the 7th edition of the award ceremony on May 11. Earlier recipients of this award...
  • Vikram Prabhu is busy with his 'Ivan Vera Madhiri' December 20, 2012

    The success of his maiden heroic venture 'Kumki' has made Vikram Prabhu a household name, so to say. The actor is now busy with his second flick, 'Ivan Vera Madhiri'. Directed by Saravanan of 'Engeyum Eppodhum' fame, the film is being produced by Lingusamy's Thirupathi Brothers. "Ivan Vera Madhiri is a...
  • 'Kumki' to hit the screens on December 14 December 12, 2012

    The countdown has started and all eyes are on 'Kumki', Prabhu Solomon's next venture after the much talked about 'Mynaa'. The film produced by Lingusamy's Tirupathi Brothers Film Media Pvt Ltd will be released on December 14 by Studio Green and aggressive promotional activities are on. The movie marks the acting...
  • Tamil movie 'Kumki' promises a pleasant surprise December 9, 2012

    Even as the film is getting ready to hit the screens next week, the cast and crew of 'Kumki' met the media in Chennai on Friday and shared some interesting details. Speaking on the occasion, director Prabhu Solomon said that the film is not just about an elephant and its caretaker....
  • Kamala Theater owner VN Chidambaram passes away November 24, 2012

    VN Chidambaram, the proprietor of Kamala Theater and a popular personality of Tamil film industry, passed away in Madurai on November 24 morning. The 76yearold is survived by three sons and other family members. His last rites will be performed at his native village Rangiyam in Pudukottai on November 25. Chidambaram, who...
  • Dulqar, Vikram Prabhu team up for a bilingual film August 8, 2012

    Bilinguals are the way to go especially in south cinema, thanks to the dual benefit the makers can cash in on by starring actors who are popular in both the industries. It is now said that Vikram Prabhu, grandson of thespian Sivaji Ganesan, who is foraying through 'Kumki' will be...
  • Ninaithalae Inikkum: Digitalised version ready now July 25, 2012

    Watching Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth together on screen remains a fantasy for many till date. With both actors not giving filmgoers any hope of seeing them in a movie together, we have no hope but to look forward to reruns of their films. In that sense, there is news to rejoice....
  • Tamil film 'Ninaithale Inikkum' gets digitilised July 21, 2012

    These are the times when old movies are either being remade or released after digitization. Close on the heels of the success of 'Karnan', a Sivaji Ganesan classic, K Balachander's 'Ninaithale Inikkum' is now following the suit. The highlight of the film is that it has Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, the...
  • Sivaji Ganesan's 'Karnan' to be released in US July 21, 2012

    Sivaji Ganesan's cult classic 'Karnan' rereleased in Chennai and saw a good run and crossed the 125 day run recently! It has been digitally redone, remastered, QUBE enhanced and English subtitles have been added. The film will now grace the screens in USA on July 27. For the first time in...
  • Tamil cinema is ready to enter the digital phase May 23, 2012

    New Delhi: It was a fitting tribute to legendary filmmaker B Ramakrishna Panthulu when, as part of his birth centenary celebrations, the classic 1964 Tamil movie 'Karnan', starring the demigods of Tamil and Telugu cinema Sivaji Ganesan and N T Rama Rao respectively was rereleased this year with...
  • Musician M S Viswanathan's wife passes away May 15, 2012

    Legendary music composer M S Viswanathan's wife Janaki Viswanathan passed away at a private hospital in Chennai on monday evening. She was 74 and was survived by her husband, three daughters and four sons. Janaki was a pillar of support to her husband, who ruled Tamil film music till the early...
  • Meet a diehard Sivaji Ganesan fan February 14, 2007

    Chennai: It's Valentine's Day and for 48yearold Girija, it's time to celebrate her love for the late Tamil celluloid icon, Sivaji Ganesan. As one steps into this diehard Sivaji Ganesan fan's home in Chennai, one is bound to be bowled over by the huge collection of photographs, posters, articles, tapes, CDs...