Chennai, May 25 : Eros International, a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, has announced the launch of two new Tamil films to be co-produced with RV Films, namely "Perai Thedia Natkal" and "Enkitta Mothathe", which will release by the end of the year.
Chennai, May 25 : Meenakshi Dixit, who is making her Bollywood debut in forthcoming political satire "P Se PM Tak", says the experience of shooting for the movie with veteran filmmaker Kundan Shah helped her grow from a heroine to an actor.
Chennai, May 25 : Filmmaker Venkat Prabhu says it's challenging to work with a star like Suriya because he doesn't settle for anything mediocre and likes to push everybody around him towards excellence.
Chennai, May 25 : Pawan Kalyan-starrer, much delayed Telugu actioner "Gabbar Singh 2" will finally go on floors on Friday. The actor-turned-politician will be seen sporting long hair and thick beard for some crucial scenes in the film.
Chennai, May 25 : Young composer Kuralarasan, brother of actor Silambarasan aka Simbu, is not responsible for the delay in release of upcoming Tamil romantic comedy "Idhu Namma Aalu", a source said.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 24 : Noting that her film career has ended, actress-turned-Congress politician Khushbu on Sunday said the Narendra Modi-led central government was a failure.
Chennai, May 24 : Actor Dhanush and filmmaker Vetrimaaran, who earlier worked in critically-acclaimed Tamil films such as "Aadukalam" and "Pollathavan", are set to team up for the third time in the upcoming drama "Vada Chennai".
Chennai, May 24 : Actress Regina Cassandra will reportedly be paired with actor Vishnu Manchu in a yet-untitled Telugu film, which will be helmed by debutant Hanuman.
Chennai, May 24 : In yet another petition sent to police officials, maestro Illayaraja has urged them to take action against those using his songs without his consent.
Chennai, May 23 : Superstar Rajinikanth attended the oath taking ceremony of J Jayalalithaa as chief minister of Tamil Nadu.
Chennai, May 23 : Filmmaker Venkat Prabhu, who is known for introducing Tamil cinema to independent projects like "Chennai 600028" and "Saroja", says making such films becomes challenging as soon as one starts working with stars on big ticket outings.
Chennai, May 23 : Actress Akshara Haasan, who was recently seen in R. Balakrishnan aka Balki-directed "Shamitabh", has been approached to play the leading role in upcoming Tamil actioner "Sandakozhi 2".
Chennai, May 23 : Tamil star Suriya is set to travel to Kochi to promote upcoming Malayalam film "Lavender", which features actor Rahman, who recently played an important role in the former's Tamil home production "36 Vayadhinile".
Chennai, May 23 : Superstar Rajinikanth, along with several other Tamil actors, attended the swearing-in ceremony of AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa for the fifth time as chief minister of Tamil Nadu here on Saturday.
Chennai, May 22 : Filmmaker Puri Jagannath is likely to be working on a yet-untitled Telugu film with actor Nithiin Reddy before he collaborates with megastar Chiranjeevi for his 150th film "Auto Jaani".
Chennai, May 22 : Making a comeback after eight long years, actress Jyotika's latest Tamil release "36 Vayadhinile", which is about a woman and her pursuit of dreams, has raked in over Rs.8 crore in the six days since its release in Tamil Nadu.
Chennai, May 22 : Art director Kiran, who has worked behind the camera for several ad spots and Tamil films such as "Ko" and "Mayakkam Enna", is slowly turning into a full-time actor with a slew of projects.
Chennai, May 22 : Actress Tejaswini Madivada, who considers herself extremely lucky to have worked with Mahesh Babu for the second time in upcoming Telugu film "Srimanthudu", says even a small role in his film means a lot for anybody.
Chennai, May 21 : Actor Arulnithi, whose Tamil horror-thriller "Demonte Colony" is releasing on Friday, says scaring audiences has become extremely challenging as most of the times the horror element in a movie ends up as a joke.
Chennai, May 21 : The makers of Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil-Telugu bilingual "Thoongaavanam" are planning to unveil the first look of the movie on May 25.
Chennai, May 19 : Actor Nandoo says forthcoming Telugu drama "365 Days", a peek into the life of a couple post-nuptials, helped him understand his wife better and the whole experience had a positive effect on his marriage.
Chennai, May 19 : "Mungaru Male" fame Ganesh has been roped in to play the lead in the yet-untitled Kannada remake of recent Telugu hit "Pataas". The film is expected to roll from June.
Chennai, May 19 : The Madras High Court has asked actor-politician Sarath Kumar to complete shooting for the much-delayed Tamil project "Vidiyal", which was launched in 2009, on or before August 31.
Chennai, May 18 : Actor-filmmaker Lakshmy Ramakrishnan has completed shooting the talkie portion of her upcoming Tamil directorial "Ammini". She says a dream death song in the movie will be a major highlight.
Chennai, May 18 : Actress Jyotika, who is overwhelmed with the positive response to her comeback film "36 Vayadhinile", says she did it with the belief that it will cement the position of women in their daily lives, and heroines in a male-dominated industry.
Chennai, May 18 : Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan has joined the league of celebrities with over one million followers on the social networking platform Twitter. He is one of the few Tamil actors to achieve the feat.
Chennai, May 17 : Actor Vadivelu, who will next be seen in Tamil comedy "Eli", says he's still interested in a career in politics and may return to it sooner or later.
Chennai, May 17 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil period-drama "Uttama Villain" has failed to create ripples at the box office due to its delayed release, says a trade pundit.
Chennai, May 16 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Saturday announced the title of his upcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual film is "Thoongaavanam" and it will go on floors in Hyderabad on May 24.
Chennai, May 16 : Actress Shruti Haasan has reportedly been roped in for the third instalment of the "Singam" franchise. The film, which will be helmed by Hari Gopalakrishnan, also features Suriya and Anushka Shetty in the lead roles.
Chennai, May 16 : Actress-producer Lakshmi Manchu, who has proven her hosting mettle with shows like "Lakshmi Talk Show" and "Prematho Mee Lakshmi", will soon be seen in a brand new avatar hosting celebrity talk show "Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju".
New Delhi, May 15 : National Award winning Tamil movie "Kaakkaa Muttai" (The Crow's Egg) is all set to release on June 5.
Chennai, May 15 : Actress Shruti Haasan, who is presently in Thailand, found the experience of shooting for her Tamil fantasy-drama "Puli" in front of the Tiger Temple very auspicious.
Chennai, May 14 : Tamil actor Silambarasan aka Simbu's much delayed Tamil actioner "Vaalu", which was believed to have been shelved, has been brought out of the cans by his actor-filmmaker father T. Rajendar. He has picked up the Tamil Nadu distribution rights of the movie and has plans to release it soon.
Chennai, May 13 : Actress Manisha Koirala has been approached to play a small role in actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan's yet-untitled Tamil thriller that is set to go on the floors later this month.
Chennai, May 13 : Malayalam actress Manjima Mohan has been signed on as the replacement for Pallavi Subhash, who was earlier shown the door from filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon's Tamil romantic-drama "Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada".
Chennai, May 13 : Tamil superstar Vijay's fans have joined hands and raised clothes and medicines worth Rs.10 lakh for the victims of the recent earthquake in Nepal.
Chennai, May 12 : Filmmaker Rosshan Andrrews says Jyotika's presence in "36 Vayadhinile", her comeback Tamil drama, has made it a bigger film than the original "How Old Are You" it is based upon.
Chennai, May 12 : Comedian Santhanam, who is gradually transforming himself into a full-fledged hero, has performed stunts without the help of body doubles in upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy "Innimey Ippadithaan".
Chennai, May 11 : Actress Catherine Tresa has replaced Trisha Krishnan, who earlier walked out of filmmaker Selvaraghavan's yet-untitled Tamil project citing date issues.
Chennai, May 11 : Composer-turned-actor Vijay Anthony says he's so busy with multiple acting projects that he has no plans of wielding the megaphone in near future. However, he doesn't deny that he has plans to direct a film.
Chennai, May 10 : Members of the Tamil film industry sat on a day-long fast on Sunday against digital cinema service providers for "fleecing" producers with exorbitant rates for screening movies.
Chennai, May 10 : Chennai-based filmmaker Thamizhz Thiyagarajan, whose short film "Donna" has been selected for screening at the forthcoming Cannes International Film Festival, believes the coveted nomination is a big boost for independent filmmakers.
Chennai, May 10 : Tamil star Suriya has teamed up with filmmaker Venkat Prabhu for the first time in forthcoming horror-comedy "Masss". He says he likes how Venkat presents his actors in out-of-the-box subjects.
Chennai, May 10 : Actor-filmmaker Raghava Lawrencce, who is basking in the success of his latest Tamil directorial "Kanchana 2", is all set to play the lead in yet-untitled Tamil remake of recent Telugu hit "Pataas".
Chennai, May 10 : Southern actress Trisha Krishnan, who has recently signed a Tamil film each with Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Sundar C, has opted out of filmmaker Selvaraghavan's yet-untitled Tamil project starring Silambarasan aka Simbu due to date issues.
Chennai, May 8 : Debutant director Sathish Chandrasekaran says upcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Jinn" is based on some of the experiences from his own life.
Chennai, May 8 : Allu Arjun's "S/O Satyamurthy", a family drama, has made it to the prestigious club of all-time top ten grossing Telugu films.
Chennai, May 8 : Superstar Mahesh Babu, who is busy shooting for Telugu film "Srimanthudu", is most likely to float his own production house and plans to launch it on his father's birthday on May 31.
Chennai, May 8 : Filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon and actor Akkineni Naga Chaitanya have teamed up for the second time for a yet-untitled Telugu project, which will go on floors here on May 11.
Chennai, May 8 : Actress Hansika Motwani has for the fourth time collaborated with actor-filmmaker Sundar C for upcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Aranmanai 2". She had played the lead in the prequel.
Chennai, May 7 : Southern actress Trisha Krishnan, who had got engaged to entrepreneur-turned-producer Varun Manian earlier this year, has confirmed she is no longer in a relationship and is happy being single.
Chennai, May 7 : Filmmaker Soundarya Rajinikanth, daughter of superstar Rajinikanth, delivered a baby boy at a private hospital here.
Chennai, May 6 : The team of recent Tamil sleeper hit "Rajathandhiram", which impressed both audiences and critics alike, has reunited for a yet-untitled thriller in the language.
New Delhi, May 6 : Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam visited a private hospital here on Tuesday for a master health checkup and contrary to the rumours, he was not hospitalised due to cardiac problems.
Chennai, May 5 : Actress Trisha Krishnan has been roped in to play the lead in the sequel to recent Tamil blockbuster "Aranmanai". Actor Siddharth is likely to team up with her.
Chennai, May 5 : Actress Pallavi Subhash, who was to make her Tamil debut with Gautham Vasudev Menon's romantic-drama "Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada", has apparently been replaced by a newbie due to dates issue.
Chennai, May 5 : Debutant director N. Anand says actor-producer Vijay Anthony, who has so far featured in very serious roles in his career, will be seen in a full-length entertaining avatar in forthcoming Tamil romantic-comedy "India Pakistan".
New Delhi, May 4 : He picked unconventional roles to venture into Hindi filmdom debuting as an obsessive lover in "Raanjhanaa" and a dumb and mute person in his second Bollywood outing "Shamitabh". Now actor Dhanush says he is waiting for the right script to come his way.
Mumbai, May 4 : Actress Shruti Haasan, the elder daughter of actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan and actress Sarika, says her father is not scared of trying something new.