SOUTH CINEMA

  • After 'The King and the Commissioner', actor Suresh Gopi to star in Shaji Kailas' next action flick 6 hours 21 minutes ago

    After 'The King and the Commissioner', actor Suresh Gopi is ready to play another action avatar. This film will be directed by Shaji Kailas, who's earlier worked with Gopi in over 15 films in the '90s. B Unnikrishnan, who has scripted the film, is reluctant to reveal other details of...
  • Malayalam actor Prithviraj's new film to be a crime drama titled 'Ivide' 6 hours 30 minutes ago

    Prithviraj's new Malayalam movie will be a crime drama, titled 'Ivide'. This project will get filmed in various locations in the US. 'Ivide' will reportedly have the major portion of dialogues in English. Like Gautam Menon's 'Vettayadu Vilayadu', this Prithviraj-Shyamaprasad action-thriller is also based on serial killing of IT people in...
  • Actress Taapsee Pannu to visit Uttar Pradesh to research for her upcoming film 'Agra Ka Daabra' 11 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Actress Taapsee Pannu is planning to travel to Agra to do research work for her role in the upcoming movie "Agra Ka Daabra". She will be seen playing a young Muslim girl in the film, which also stars Ayushmann Khurrana. "I was recently chatting up with a friend to...
  • 'I' will make more money than 'Lingaa'; that's why Shankar is bigger than Rajinikanth, says filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma 12 hours 39 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is all impressed with upcoming Tamil romantic-thriller 'I' and said the film's director Shankar is bigger than superstar Rajinikanth and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. The much-awaited trailer of Shankar's 'I', starring Vikram and Amy Jackson in the lead, has been released last week. "After...
  • Telugu star Mahesh Babu refuses to go shirtless for Koratala Siva's upcoming film 'Srimanthudu' Yesterday

    Chennai: Mahesh Babu, who is against going shirtless in his films, has once again refused to do it for his tentatively titled Telugu movie "Srimanthudu" despite being requested by the director. Shruti Haasan is paired with Mahesh in "Srimanthudu", directed by Koratala Siva. "Director Siva wanted Mahesh to sport his worked out...
  • Filmmaker R Kannan registers title 'Adiye Kantha', a dialogue from cult classic 'Ratha Kanneer', for his upcoming movie Yesterday

    Chennai: Tamil filmmakers are cashing in on popular dialogues and songs as their films' titles. Filmmaker R. Kannan has registered the title "Adiye Kantha", a popular dialogue from cult classic "Ratha Kanner", for his next film. "I'm in the process of completing the script work of the film. It's a horror-comedy,...
  • Vikram to promote his upcoming film 'I' on 'Bigg Boss' with Salman Khan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Vikram, who is currently in the city, will be promoting his upcoming Tamil magnum opus 'I' on the sets of reality TV show "Big Boss". He will shoot a special episode with host Salman Khan. "The shooting of the episode will take place Sunday on the sets of 'Big...
  • Venkatesh Daggubati wishes Salman Khan on his birthday; shares a photo on Facebook 2 days ago

    Telugu actor Venkatesh Daggubati shared a cute photo of him with actor Salman Khan posing on scooters. ...
  • 'Chinnadana Neekosam' quick review: Been there, seen that 3 days ago

    Film: 'Chinnadana Neekosam' Director: A Karunakaran Cast: Nithiin, Mishti Chakraborty, Nassar, Naresh, Sithara Rating: 2.5/5 What we like: The story of 'Chinnadana Neekosam' begins promisingly. Nithiin is your average cool dude, whose parents will be more than happy if he finds a nice sweet girl for himself. Enter the fair beauty Nandini (Mishti Chakraborty),...
  • Snapshot: Telugu actor Allu Arjun posts a picture of his son Ayaan in a little Santa Claus costume 3 days ago

    Telugu film star Allu Arjun celebrated Christmas with his young family. He posted a picture of in infant son Ayaan dressed in the Santa Claus outfit. His friends and fans have liked the image which has 7,90,147 likes. take a look at the cute little Santa. ...
  • Malayalam film actor NL Balakrishnan passes away 3 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: Popular Malayalam film actor N.L. Balakrishnan died late Thursday night, said family sources. The 72-year-old actor began his career as a still photographer and was an integral part in projects of ace directors such as Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Aravindan and John Abraham, all master's in the parallel cinema industry. In a...
  • Kamal Haasan to miss his mentor K Balachander's last rites; will meet the filmmaker's family and pay respects tonight 5 days ago

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan will miss saying a final goodbye to his mentor, veteran filmmaker K. Balachander, who will be cremated here Wednesday afternoon. Balachander died here Tuesday following prolonged illness. He was 84. "We had planned to cremate Balachander on Thursday, but it has now been advanced to today (Wednesday). Between...
  • Rajinikanth: K Balachander was not only my guru but also my father; he was like a God in human form 5 days ago

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth, who is shocked over the death of legendary filmmaker K Balachander, said he always treated him like his father and not just as his mentor. Balachander, 84, died at a private hospital here Tuesday following prolonged illness and age-related ailments. Popularly known as KB, he was instrumental in launching...
  • R Madhavan, Prakash Raaj, Varu Sarathkumar mourn the death of filmmaker K Balachander on Twitter 5 days ago

    Veteran director K. Balachander, who was admitted to a private hospital recently, passed away on Tuesday. He was 84. There who's who of the South Indian film industry mourned the veteran filmmakers loss on Tuesday. Popularly referred to in the Tamil film industry as 'Iyakunar Sigaram,' Mr. Balachander received the Dadasaheb Phalke...
  • Making of 'Baahubali': New video premiered at the Mumbai Comic Con features special effects used in this SS Rajamouli magnum opus 6 days ago

    The makers of 'Baahubali' have released a video that gives an insight into the making of the film. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film stars Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati, Tamannaah Bhatia and Sathyaraj in the lead roles. 'Baahubali' is being made in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, and is expected to...
  • Snapshot: Actress Radikaa Sarathkumar takes her kids to meet Rajinikanth; shares experience on Twitter December 21, 2014

    Television and film actress Radikaa Sarathkumar knows that there's only one reason why her children would wake up early on a Sunday morning. The actress-turned producer shared photos of her excited children posing for a photograph with legendary actor Rajinikanth on Twitter on Sunday evening. ...
  • Snapshot: SS Rajamouli releases Tamannaah Bhatia's first look from 'Baahubali' on her birthday; celebs wish her on Twitter December 21, 2014

    The south Indian beauty Tamannaah Bhatia, who's also forayed in Bollywood, celebrates her 24th birthday today. Word on the street is that Bhatia will be celebrating her birthday with the cast and crew of her upcoming magnum opus, 'Baahubali'....
  • Tamil film 'Kaaki Sattai' audio tops iTunes India charts; musician Anirudh Ravichander works magic with his seventh album December 20, 2014

    Chennai: The music of Sivakarthikeyan starrer Kaaki Sattai, featuring music by Anirudh Ravichander has topped the charts again in iTunes India. The album was released in iTunes on 19th December 2014 and went on to top the national charts in few hours across genres (Bollywood, international, regional). The audio has...
  • 'Irudhi Suttru' teaser: R Madhavan is relentless as the tough, passionate boxing coach December 19, 2014

    Written and directed by Sudha Kongara, the bilingual sports drama is titled 'Saala Khadoos' in Hindi. The film also features Ritika Singh and Mumtaz Sorcar in the female lead roles, along with Radharavi and Nassar in supporting roles. Songs for 'Irudhi Suttru' have been composed by Santhosh Narayanan who has...
  • Nagarjuna's son Akhil Akkineni begins shooting for his debut film with director VV Vinayak December 19, 2014

    Akhil Akkineni, youngest son of actor-producer Akkineni Nagarjuna, is set to enter the Telugu filmdom next year. Young Akkineni will be seen in VV Vinayak's upcoming film produced by actor Nithin and his father Sudhakar Reddy. Akhil's brother Naga Chaitanya made in his cinematic debut with Telugu action-romance 'Josh' some years...
  • 'I' theatrical trailer: Vikram wrestles with goons, catches a cycle with one hand, and ties shoelaces with a flick of his foot December 19, 2014

    The wait is over! The first theatrical trailer for Chiyaan Vikram's sci-fi film, 'I' is out. And as expected, the teaser has begun to gain massive publicity on social media. Directed by Shankar, the film features Vikram, Amy Jackson and Upen Patel in key roles. It is interesting to see...
  • Watch: New song 'Madamiyan' from 'Tevar' shows Arjun Kapoor comparing Shruti Haasan to delicious 'mithai' December 18, 2014

    "Every girl deserves a Mad Lover and there's no one better than Agra ka Pintoo," reads the description for the song 'Madamiyan'. ...
  • 'Gopala Gopala' motion poster: Pawan Kalyan and Venkatesh ride a celestial motorcycle this time December 18, 2014

    The eagerly awaited film 'Gopala Gopala' is the official remake of Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal starrer 'OMG - Oh My God'. The film has been directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasany and produced by Suresh Babu and Sharrath Marar. ...
  • Watch: Rajinikanth's journey from bus conductor to megastar December 13, 2014

    On Friday megastar Rajinikanth celebrated his 64th birthday along with his much awaited release 'Lingaa'. Rajinikanth fans thronged movie theatres, PVRs to watch the superstar's latest release. This video celebrates his journey from being a bus conductor to megastar. ...