Tamil Cinema News

Kamal Haasan summoned over Mahabharata remark
Valliyoor (Tamil Nadu) Apr 21 : Actor Kamal Haasan has been summoned by a court here over his alleged controversial statement on Mahabharat. Read Full Story

I'm Tamilian first, says Sathyaraj post 'Baahubali 2' row
New Delhi , April 21 : After pro-Kannada organisations threatened to stall 'Baahubali 2' in Karnataka, veteran Tamil actor Sathyaraj has apologised over his remarks on the Cauvery water dispute while categorically stating that he would continue to support these issues as he is a Tamilian first and then an actor. Read Full Story

Madras HC quashes maintenance case against Dhanush
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , April 21 : The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court on Friday quashed the maintenance case filed against actor Dhanush by a couple from Melur, Tamil Nadu. Read Full Story

Madras HC refuses to transfer 'Baahubali 2' distribution rights to third party
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Apr. 13 : The Madras High Court on Thursday refused to transfer distribution rights to a third party for the release of the multi-lingual film 'Baahubali 2'. Read Full Story

Rajinikanth rebuffs reports of becoming Malacca's brand ambassador
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Mar. 31 : Superstar Rajinikanth on Friday dubbed as rumours reports suggesting that he would replace Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan as Malacca's ambassador. Read Full Story

Pranavananda Swami files complaint against Kamal Hassan over remarks on Mahabharata
Bengaluru (Karnataka) Mar. 26 : Pranavananda Swami from Basaveshwara Mutt on Sunday filed a police complaint against actor Kamal Hassan, alleging the latter of insulting Mahabharata. Read Full Story

Rajinikanth cancels his trip to Sri Lanka
Chennai, Mar 25 : Southern superstar Rajinikanth cancelled his trip to Sri Lanka where he was about to give away some homes for Tamils who were displaced, subjected to the requests of various Tamil parties, on Saturday, according to media reports. Read Full Story

PIL against Kamal Haasan for alleged derogatory remarks on Hindus
Chennai , Mar.21 : A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed against actor Kamal Haasan for his alleged derogatory remarks on Hindus. Read Full Story

Notice sent to S. P. Balasubrahmanyam for performing Ilayaraja's composition
New Delhi , Mar. 20 : Playback singer S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, who has been sent a legal notice by music maestro Ilayaraja for singing his compositions without his permission at an ongoing music tour, has termed the incident as 'unfortunate' and requested 'all friends, music lovers and especially all media persons, not to make I.Raja-SPB issue sensational.' Read Full Story

It's a wrap for Kajol-Dhanush starrer 'VIP2'!
New Delhi , Mar. 11 : Kajol has recently wrapped up the shoot for her upcoming Tamil film 'VIP 2,' alongside Dhanush. Read Full Story

Kamal Hasaan meets Queen of England at UK-India 2017
New Delhi , Mar. 1 : Actor Kamal Hasaan, who attended the reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth II in Buckingham Palace, recollected his 'Marudhanayagam' shooting days when she had visited his film's sets back in October 1997, during her brief stay in India. Read Full Story

Don't ban something. This is a democracy. I say, regulate: Kamal Haasan
New Delhi , Jan.24 : Asserting that the much-talked about bull-taming sport of Jallikattu needs to be regulated rather than banned, actor Kamal Haasan on Monday said that banning Jallikattu would clearly be a case of double-standard, as thousands of elephants go mad in Kerala every year in the name of culture. Read Full Story

Actor Kamal Hassan takes to Twitter to encourage non-violent protest for Jallikattu
New Delhi , Jan 23 : Amid the massive protests, across parts of Tamil Nadu, for a permanent resolution for conduction of Jallikattu, several actors, activists and politicians have taken to the streets to Read Full Story

'Miscreants' trying to hijack protest, bring bad name: Rajinikanth on Jallikattu protest
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan. 23 : Actor Rajinikanth on Monday asked protestors, who are protesting the ban of bull-taming sport, Jallikattu to end their protest as some 'miscreants' are trying to hijack the protest and bring a bad name to them. Read Full Story

South Indian Artists Association comes out in support of Jallikattu
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan. 20 : As protest over the lifting of ban on bull taming sport of Jallikattu mounts, members of South Indian Artists association, Nadigar Sangam on Friday came out weighing in to it. Read Full Story

Jallikattu protest is a revolution: Actor Vishal
Chennai(Tamil Nadu), Jan. 19 : Jallikattu protest storm is gaining momentum as Kollywood actor Vishal on Thursday called it a revolution and urged that the Centre should pass an ordinance in that regard. Read Full Story

Vijay, Surya support the protest against ban on Jallikattu
Chennai , Jan. 18 : Tollywood stars Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Surya have weighed in to the ongoing protest against the ban on Jallikattu. Read Full Story

Dhanush 'grateful' to his four million Twitter family
New Delhi , January 4 : The year starts with a celebration for superstar Dhanush as his Twitter family has increased to four million in number. Read Full Story

Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan wishes Rajinikanth on his 66th b'day
New Delhi [India], Dec. 13 : Thalaiva Rajinikanth recently stepped into the 66th year of his life and Bollywood stars from Amitabh Bachchan to Shah Rukh Khan took to social media to shower him with some warm wishes. Read Full Story

Amul launches topical inspired by Rajinikanth's '2.0'
New Delhi [India], Nov. 23 : Be it political issues, or social issues or anything trending, Amul takes no time to come up with their version of the topic. Read Full Story

2.0 First Look: Salman turned up uninvited just to see 'Rajini garu'
Mumbai [India], Nov. 21 (ANI): Rajinikanth is indeed the Thalaiva, who can make biggies like Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan take a bow before him. Read Full Story

Amazon Prime Video to exclusively stream Kollywood's biggest blockbusters - 'Kabali,' 'Theri'
New Delhi [India], Nov. 7 : Amazon today announced a long-term agreement with Tamil Nadu's most successful producer, Kalaipuli S Thanu's production company V Creations, making Amazon Prime Video India the exclusive subscription streaming home for two of the Tamil film industry's highest grossing films. Read Full Story

Tamil film 'Visaaranai' India's official entry for Oscar race
New Delhi , Sept.22 : So here's news for all the Indian films lovers to rejoice. Tamil film 'Visaaranai' (Interrogation), directed by Vetrimaaran has been chosen as India's official entry to the Oscars in the 'Best Foreign Language Film category.' Read Full Story

Can we expect a 'Kabali' sequel?
New Delhi , Aug. 30 : The fans have not yet recovered from the Kabali-fever and Pa. Rajnith and Rajinikanth are all set for a comeback. Read Full Story

Make way, 'Kabali' fever is here!
New Delhi, July 22 : Make way for the Thalaiva as we finally have the much awaited Rajnikanth-starrer 'Kabali.' Read Full Story

Small scene from Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' leaked online
Chennai, July 21 : A scene from Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Kabali' has been leaked online, just days before its release in India. Read Full Story

Rajnikanth's 'Kabali' gets entertainment tax exemption
New Delhi, July 20 :After several companies announced a holiday on the day of its release, Rajnikanth's upcoming movie 'Kabali' has now been awarded tax exemption by the Tamil Nadu Government. Read Full Story

Aditi Rao Hydari is Mani Ratnam's new heroine
Mumbai, July 15 : It's almost every actresses' dream to work with the veteran director Mani Ratnam, whether its in Bollywood or down south. Read Full Story

Shruti Haasan: Twitter followers touch 4 million
Mumbai, July 9 : Actress and singer Shruti Haasan is now followed by four million netizens on Twitter. Read Full Story

Rajnikanth's 'Kabali' gets re-branded AirAsia aircraft
New Delhi, June 30 : AirAsia India, the official airline partner for Rajinikanth-starrer 'Kabali,' has unveiled its new re-branded aircraft featuring a livery dedicated to the upcoming movie and Rajni-fans. Read Full Story

What happened on 100th day of 'Robot 2' shoot?
New Delhi, June 15 : Superstar Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar have completed 100 days of shoot for their upcoming movie '2.o,' a sequel to2010-hit 'Enthiran.' Read Full Story

'Thodari' trailer launched
Chennai, June 6 : Trailer of southern superstar Dhanush's upcoming film 'Thodari' was released on Monday. Read Full Story

Complaint filed against Tamil actor Surya in case of 'assault'
Chennai, May 31 : A complaint has been filed against Tamil superstar Surya in an alleged case of assault, where he has been accused of attacking a youth who was having an altercation with a woman. Read Full Story

Priyamani gets engaged to Mustufa Raj
Mumbai, May 29 : Southern superstar Priyamani has got engaged with Mustufa Raj on Friday. Read Full Story

Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' to hit silver-screen on July 1?
New Delhi, May 13 : If sources are to be believed, then Rajinikanth's most awaited flick 'Kabali', which was scheduled to release in June, will now hit the silver-screens on July 1. Read Full Story

Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' teaser gets six million views in 24 hours
Hyderabad, May 4 : The much-awaited teaser of superstar Rajinikanth starrer 'Kabali' was recently released and the video clip emerged as one of the fastest viewed teasers within minutes of hitting YouTube. Read Full Story

Rajinikanth is back with bang in 'Kabali' teaser
New Delhi, May 3 : The makers of the upcoming film 'Kabali', starring superstar Rajinikanth have released the official teaser of the movie and the 'Lingaa' actor has completed nailed it. Read Full Story

New poster of Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' released
Chennai, Apr 30 : Makers of upcoming Rajinikanth movie 'Kabali' have released its new poster. Read Full Story

Shruti Haasan teams up with Hollywood actor for next flick
New Delhi, April 29 : Shruti Haasan, who will soon be sharing the screen space with her dad Kamal Haasan in her next tri-lingual film, would have a New York-based Indian-American actor Manu Narayan as co-star. Read Full Story

Aditi Rao Hydari in Mani Ratnam's next
New Delhi, April 21 : Seems like Aditi Rao Hydari's career graph is going really high.as she signs a Mani Ratnam-flick recently. Read Full Story

RGV thinks Rajinikanth phenomenon can't be explained
New Delhi, April 18 : Filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma has recently used the micro-blogging site Twitter to pass on some comments over superstar Rajinikanth's looks, which he claims was his way of praising the actor. Read Full Story

Milk wastage lands Rajnikanth in legal soup
New Delhi, Mar. 30 : An injuction suit has been filed against Tamil superstar Rajnikath and his fans, who wasted thousand and thousand litres of milk on the release of Rajnikanth movies. Read Full Story

Radhika Apte's wishes for Rajnikanth
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Actress Radhika Apte recently congratulated her co-star Rajnikanth who was honoured with a Padma Vibhushan award. Read Full Story

Dhanush confirms signing his first Hollywood film
Chennai, Jan 28 : Southern superstar Dhanush on Thursday confirmed he has signed the first Hollywood film of his career. Read Full Story

Bollywood Singer-Actress Shruti Haasan turns 30
Mumbai, Jan 28 : Bollywood actress and singer Shruti Haasan turned a year older as she celebrates her 30th birthday today. Read Full Story

Kamal Haasan joins Twitter
Chennai, Jan 27 : Southern superstar Kamal Haasan has joined micro-blogging site Twitter. Read Full Story

Thalaiva Rajnikanth to be honoured with Padma Vibhushan
New Delhi, Jan. 25 : The Thalaiva of Indian cinema Rajnikanth will be honoured with the second highest civilian award, Padma Vibhushan, this year for his immense contribution to the Indian Cinema. Read Full Story

South Indian actress Kalpana passes away in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Jan.25 : Well known South Indian actress actress Kalpana Ranjani passed away this morning in Hyderabad following a heart attack. She was 51. Read Full Story

Asin marries Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma
Mumbai, Jan 19 : Bollywood actress Asin Thottumkal has tied knots with Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma. Read Full Story

Akshay Kumar to play baddie against Rajinikanth
New Delhi, Dec. 18: Akshay Kumar just got something big in his bag as the actor will be soon playing the role of an antagonist opposite superstar Rajinikanth in his upcoming film 'Enthiran 2' or 'Robot 2.' Read Full Story

Rajinikanth turns 65
Chennai, Dec 12 : The powerhouse of Tamil Cinema, actor Rajinikanth, celebrated his 65th birthday on Saturday. Read Full Story

Actor Rajinikanth turns 65, calls off celebrations for Chennai floods
Chennai, Dec 12 : The powerhouse of Tamil Cinema, actor Rajinikanth, celebrated his 65th birthday on Saturday. Read Full Story

IT raids on actor Vijya's residence, office
Chennai, Sept 30 : Income tax officials on Wednesday raided the residence and office of southern actor Vijay and the producers of his upcoming big budget film "Puli" across three southern states. Read Full Story

Kamal Hassan's Papanasam releases on July 3
Chennai, June 27 : The Tamil remake of Drishyam, Papanasam, will arrive in theatres four weeks before the Hindi one releases.
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Rajnikanth attends Jayalalithaa's swearing-in
Chennai, May 23 : Superstar Rajinikanth attended the oath taking ceremony of J Jayalalithaa as chief minister of Tamil Nadu. Read Full Story

Shows of Haasan's 'Uttama Villain' cancelled
Chennai, May 1 : Disappointing fans, southern superstar Kamal Haasan's latest film "Uttama Villain" was not released on Friday, media reports said. Read Full Story

O Kadhal Kanmani soundtrack launched
Chennai, Apr 4 : The tracks of Mani Ratnam's upcoming film 'O Kadhal Kanmani' has been released. Read Full Story

Vajpayee 'deserves' Bharat Ratna: DMK
Chennai, Mar. 26 : Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader T.K.S. Elangovan on Thursday said former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee deserves the Bharat Ratna for his service to the nation. Read Full Story

Shruti Hassan's Special Gifts for her Fans on Her Birthday
Mumbai, Jan 27 : With a powerful 6 film line up, seems like actress Shruti Haasan has found more reasons to celebrate her birthday this year on Jan 28. Read Full Story

Transgenders upset with Tamil flick 'I', hold protest in Chennai
Chennai, Jan.20 : Transgenders took to the streets here on Monday to protest against a Tamil flick which they claim has portrayed them in poor light. Read Full Story


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