Soodhu Kavvum

  • Impressed by story, Vijay Sethupathi turns producer January 10, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi, who tasted success in the film industry last year, says he has turned producer with upcoming Tamil film 'Aaranju Mittai' because of its impressive storyline. "I chose to become a producer because of the film's good story. There are no other reasons that forced me to...
  • 'Mumbai Police' to 'Lucia': 10 outstanding Southern films of 2013 December 30, 2013

    Chennai: Out of the 400-odd films released in four southern languages - Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam, the following films may not have earned a robust box-office number but still managed to elicit positive response from the audience and critics alike. IANS lists 10 best southern films of 2013: Onayum Aatukuttiyum: It's...
  • Sanchita Shetty shuns make-up in 'Pizza 2 - Villa' October 29, 2013

    Chennai: If Sanchita Shetty dolled up for her role in Tamil crime-comedy 'Soodhu Kavvum', she has shunned make-up for her upcoming Tamil horror-thriller 'Pizza 2: Villa'. "Since I played an imaginary character in 'Soodhu Kavvum', I got to wear a lot of colourful costumes and make up. However, it's the exact...
  • Keen to do 'Soodhu Kavvum' in other languages: Sanchita October 28, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Sanchita Shetty, who rose to stardom with her performance in Tamil crime-comedy 'Soodhu Kavvum', wants to star in the remake of the film in other southern languages as well. The remake rights of 'Soodhu Kavvum' have already been bought and it is being remade in Telugu and Kannada. "If...
  • Vijay Sethupathi's 'Soodhu Kavvum' to be remade in Hindi October 13, 2013

    Chennai: Filmmaker Rohit Shetty will team up with Imran Khan for the Hindi remake of recent Tamil crime-comedy drama 'Soodhu Kavvum'. The film is expected to go on the floors soon and Shraddha Kapoor is being considered as the female lead. "The necessary formalities took place in Mumbai. Imran Khan will...
  • First time directors have winning attitude: Ashok Selvan October 5, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Ashok Selvan, who has worked with three debutant directors in back-to-back films such as 'Soodhu Kavvum', 'Pizza 2: Villa' and 'Thegidi', says he finds a winning attitude in them. "I haven't worked with experienced directors yet, and therefore, I can't compare them with newcomers. But one thing that...
  • Producer CV Kumar turns two shorts into feature films May 21, 2013

    Chennai: Producer C V Kumar, who has already introduced two short filmmakers into the industry with projects like 'Pizza' and 'Soodhu Kavvum', is set to turn two more shorts into feature films in Tamil soon. "I have shortlisted two shorts which will be made into regular films soon. I will officially...
  • 'Soodhu Kavvum' , 'Sukumarudu' disappoint overseas May 15, 2013

    Chennai: Despite good opening in the domestic market, Tamil crime-comedy 'Soodhu Kavvum' and Telugu romantic-drama 'Sukumarudu' have failed to keep the cash registers ringing in the overseas market. 'Soodhu Kavvum' collected Rs 15.68 lakh in US, while Aadi Pudipeddi-starrer 'Sukumarudu' raked in merely Rs 89,735," according to a tweet posted by...
  • Don't believe in tailor made roles:Vijay Sethupathi May 13, 2013

    Chennai: Known for playing the most unconventional roles in his career so far, Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi says he chooses roles that he thinks will suit his image and doesn't usually believe in custom-made roles. He played a negative character in one of his earlier films called 'Sundarapandian'. He was also...
  • Never wanted to cast Vijay in 'Soodhu Kavvuma': Director March 30, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi, who struck gold with two Tamil blockbusters 'Pizza' and 'Naduvula Konjam Pakkathom Kannom' last year, had to literally beg to be cast in upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy 'Soodhu Kavvum'. Nalan Kumarasamy, the director of the film, said he was not keen on casting Sethupathi in the role....
  • Seenu Ramaswamy ventures into action genre March 25, 2013

    Chennai: After having made drama and romantic films, National Award-winning director Seenu Ramaswamy is set to make his first action movie. "The film is based on a popular story by writer S Ramakrishnan. It tracks the lives of two characters from two different backgrounds and what happens when they cross paths...