Chennai, Oct 20 : Actor Vivek Oberoi, best known for his work in films such as "Company" and "Rakht Charitra", will make his Tamil debut with Ajith's upcoming yet-untitled next project.
New Delhi, Oct 19 : Malayalam superstar Suresh Gopi on Wednesday joined the BJP here in the presence of Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and party General Secretary Bhupinder Yadav.
Chennai, Oct 17 : Keerthy Suresh, fresh from the success of Sivakarthikeyan-starrer "Remo", has been signed on to play the female protagonist in Suriya's upcoming Tamil action thriller "Thaana Serntha Kootam".
Chennai, Oct 16 : Actor Kalyanram is happy for Junior NTR's hit film "Janatha Garage", and says his younger brother's success doesn't affect him. He believes there is absolutely no competition between them as both yearn to give good films.
Chennai, Oct 16 : Veteran director Kodi Ramakrishna, who has 137 films to his credit in his over three-decade long career, says he is not yet going to call it quits as he has plans to direct two more projects.
Chennai, Oct 16 : Actor Sivakarthikeyan says his yet-untitled upcoming Tamil project with director R. Ravi Kumar will be very ambitious both in terms of scale and execution.
Film: "Ammani"; Language: Tamil; Director: Lakshmy Ramakrishnan; Cast: Lakshmy Ramakrishnan, Subbalakshmi, Nithin Sathya, George Mariyan and Sri Balaji; Rating: ****1/2
Chennai, Oct 12 : Popular southern composer Anirudh Ravichander's desi version of 'Coldwater', hit single by electronic music group Major Lazer and produced by American DJ and songwriter Diplo, will be released during Diwali this year.
Chennai, Oct 12 : Composer Adhi of Hip Hop Tamizha duo, who is making his acting as well directorial debut with upcoming Tamil film "Meesaya Murukku", says actor-filmmaker Sundar C encouraged him to face the camera.
Chennai, Oct 12 : Actress Jyotika's next Tamil outing, in which she plays a documentary filmmaker, has been titled "Magalir Mattum", and it has been borrowed from an eponymous yesteryear Tamil hit which was produced by Kamal Haasan.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Actor-filmmaker Samuthirakani's Tamil directorial "Appa", which emerged as a sleeper hit when it released earlier this year, is all set to be remade in Malayalam with Jayaram in the lead role, a source said.
Chennai, Oct 10 : The first look of the much-anticipated Tamil science-fiction thriller "2.o", a sequel to 2010 blockbuster "Enthiran", will be released on November 20, a source said.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Actor-filmmaker Lakshmy Ramakrishnan's third Tamil directorial "Ammani" is slated for release on Friday. She says she's in awe of the commitment of her 82-year old lead actress Subbalakshmi.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Veteran filmmaker Kodi Ramakrishna says a whopping Rs 15 crore $2.2 million) was spent on the visual effects (VFX) of forthcoming trilingual mythological fantasy thriller "Shivanagam", which features nearly 60 minutes of computer-generated graphics.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Actor Dhanush, who is busy with his "Power Paandi" directorial debut, can't believe his elder son Yathra has already turned 10.
Chennai, Oct 9 : Poonam and Priyanka Shah, popular twin choreographers based in Georgia, US, have been roped in to direct a dance sequence for the introduction scene of actor Arjun's upcoming Tamil romantic-drama "Kadhalin Pon Veedhiyil".
Chennai, Oct 9 : Well-known southern composer Yuvan Shankar Raja, son of maestro Ilayaraja, has composed the background score for Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan-starrer Pan Bahar commercial, which has gone viral on social media.
Chennai, Oct 9 : A.R. Rahman, who is busy with Tamil film projects such as Rajinikanth's "2.o" and Mani Ratnam's "Kaatru Veliyidai", has completed composing nine songs for an upcoming yet-untitled project featuring his nephew G.V. Prakash Kumar.
Chennai, Oct 8 : Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who was last seen in a menacing role in A.R. Murugadoss-directed "Akira", will be making his Tamil debut with upcoming action-thriller, "Imaikaa Nodigal".
Film: "Remo; Director: Bakkiyaraj Kannan; Cast: Sivakarthikeyan, Keerthy Suresh; Rating: ***
Chennai, Oct 8 : Tamil romantic-comedy "Remo" has opened big at the Tamil Nadu box office. According to a trade pundit, the Sivakarthikeyan starrer grossed around Rs. 8 crore on the first day in the state.
Film: "Remo"; Director: Bakkiyaraj Kannan; Cast: Sivakarthikeyan, Keerthy Suresh, Sathish, Saranya Ponvannan, Rajendran and Yogi Babu; Rating: **1/2
Chennai, Oct 8 : Filmmaker Mani Ratnam, who is gearing up for extensive shooting of his upcoming Tamil romantic drama "Kaatru Veliyidai" in Ladakh later this month, has resumed a short schedule in Hyderabad, a source said.
Film: "Devi"; Director: Vijay; Cast: Prabhudheva, Tamannaah Bhatia, Sonu Sood and RJ Balaji; Rating: ***
Chennai, Oct 8 : Actor Akshara Haasan has been roped in to play a pivotal role in Vishal-starrer Tamil thriller "Thupparivaalan'.
Chennai, Oct 6 : Multi-faceted talent Prabhudheva, an actor, choreographer and filmmaker who has had a glorious career of almost three decades in Indian cinema, says had never planned to become a director or producer.
Chennai, Oct 6 : Director Ajay Gnanamuthu has confirmed that Anurag Kashyap has been approached with an offer to play the antagonist in his upcoming Tamil directorial "Imaikaa Nodigal", but says the filmmaker is yet to be signed on for the acting role.
Chennai, Oct 6 : Chiranjeevi, who has been busy shooting for his 150th film "Khaidi No 150" over the last few months, has taken a break to don the avatar of a television show host of "Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu". He will shoot the first episode of the show on October 11.
Chennai, Oct 5 : Superstar Rajinikanth, who has been out of action for nearly three months, has finally resumed shoot for Shankar's upcoming magnum opus "2.o", a mega-budget science-fiction thriller.
Chennai, Oct 5 : Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman, who is busy with multiple projectsi his kitty, is most likely to be roped in as the music composer of Tamil superstar Vijay's yet-untitled next project, a source said.
Chennai, Oct 4 : Filmmaker Selvaraghavan, who saw the rushes of his brother Dhanush's upcoming Tamil directorial debut film "Power Paandi", was blown away by the magic he has created with the film.
Chennai, Oct 4 : The makers of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "Singam 3", the third installment in the "Singam" franchise, have denied reports that "Baahubali" fame Prabhas has been roped in to play a cameo in the film.
Chennai, Oct 4 : Debutant director Bakkiyaraj Kannan says nobody outside the team of upcoming Tamil romantic comedy "Remo", which features Sivakarthikeyan in the lead, could recognise the actor in the disguise of a nurse.
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 3 : Actor Suriya, who is busy shooting for the third instalment of the "Singam" franchise, will release the audio and trailer of Venkat Prabhu's upcoming Tamil comedy "Chennai 600028 II" in Malaysia.
Chennai, Oct 2 : Actor Sivakarthikeyan, whose films have appealed to all sections of the audience, including children, says he would like to be part of a full-length children's film alongside child actors.
Chennai, Oct 2 : Actress Simran, who has been roped in to play a cameo in the upcoming Parthepan's Tamil directorial "Koditta Idangalai Nirappuga", says she is excited about the opportunity to be part of the project.
New Delhi, Oct 1 : Filmmaker Aishwaryaa R. Dhanush met Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu to submit a request letter seeking introduction of Stunt Choreography Category in National Film Awards.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Tamil film star Suriya, who thoroughly enjoyed watching "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story", has described Sushant Singh Rajput's performance as the celebrated cricketer as truly spellbinding.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Costume designer Anu Parthasarthy says it was extremely challenging to work on the costumes for actor Sivakarthikeyan, who will be seen in the disguise of a nurse in upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy "Remo".
Chennai, Oct 1 : Actress Raashi Khanna, who has signed two Tamil films in quick succession, says she is quite excited about the projects she is associated with and is looking forward to make the best out of the opportunities.
Chennai, Sep 30 : Hollywood star Sharon Stone will be watching Prakash Raj-starrer Tamil drama "Sila Samayangalil" when it will be screened on October 6 at Beverly Hills.
Chennai, Sep 30 : Actor Sivakarthikeyan didn't have any inhibitions playing a nurse in the forthcoming Tamil romantic comedy "Remo". He says he accepted the role, which features for about 60 per cent of the film, with pride and gusto.
Chennai, Sep 28 : Actress Tamannaah Bhatia, who is gearing up for the release of upcoming trilingual horror-comedy "Devi", says nothing could excite her more than the opportunity to share screen space with actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva.
Chennai, Sep 28 : Actress Ashna Zaveri has done two Tamil films in the last two years. Unlike her contemporaries who cash in on opportunities and sign films in succession, she has been very choosy because she doesn't like to plan her career.
Chennai, Sep 27 : Rana Daggubati and Taapsee Pannu starrer trilingual submarine-based war film "Ghazi" will release worldwide in February 2017, said a source.
Chennai, Sep 27 : Director Sudha Kongara's last Tamil directorial "Irudhi Suttrua, which stars R. Madhavan in the lead, has been selected for 29th Tokyo International Film Festival. She believes such an honour so early on in her career is very special.
Chennai, Sep 27 : Producer Kalaipuli S. Thanu, hot on the heels of the success of superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil actioner "Kabali", is producing his daughter Soundarya's next yet-untitled directorial project.
Chennai, Sep 26 : The makers of Suriya-starrer "S3" aka "Singam 3", which is inching closer to completion, are currently canning the climax action sequence in Talakona forest near Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh, a source said.
Chennai, Sep 26 : Composer-turned-actor G.V Prakash Kumar has remixed popular hit number "Iravinil Aatam" from Sivaji Ganeshan starrer 1964 Tamil drama "Navarathri" for his upcoming film "Kadavul Irukan Kumaru".
Chennai, Sep 26 : Vishal-starrer Tamil investigative thriller "Thupparivaalan", which will be helmed by filmmaker Mysskin, went on floors here on Monday.
Chennai, Sep 24 : Superstar Rajinikanth and veteran actor-filmmaker Kamal Hassan have wished a speedy recovery to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, who was admitted to a hospital here after she had fever and suffered from dehydration.
Chennai, Sep 24 : Actor Dhanush, who is gearing up for his Tamil directorial debut "Power Pandi" will be seen playing a cameo in the film, a source said. Veteran actor Raj Kiran has been roped in to play the title role.
Chennai, Sep 24 : Actress Keerthy Suresh, last seen in Dhanush's "Thodari", has been roped in to play Allu Arjun's love interest in his upcoming yet-untitled bilingual project which marks his Tamil debut, says a source.
Chennai, Sep 22 : Auto-rickshaw driver M. Chandra Kumar, on whose novel "Lock Up" the National Award-winning Tamil drama "Visaranai" is based, feels his story of the defenceless deserves worldwide recognition.
Hyderabad, Sep 22 : Actor Dhanush is elated over his production and critically acclaimed Tamil drama "Visaranai" becoming India's official pick for Oscars 2017 in the Foreign Language Film category. He has thanked everyone for believing in him and supporting his vision.
New Delhi [India], 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.'
Chennai, Sep 21 : Actor-producer Vishnu Vishal and director Ramkumar, who had previously worked together in the 2014 Tamil comedy "Mundasupatti", are set to reunite for a yet-untitled project.
Chennai, Sep 21 : The release of Dhanush-starrer Tamil action-thriller "Thodari", which is completely shot on a moving train, has been delayed in Karnataka owing to the ongoing dispute over the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.
Chennai, Sep 21 : Actress Vidyullekha Raman, best known for her roles in films like "Neethaane En Ponvasantham" and "Sarrainodu", is excited about her television debut as she believes it is a great medium to become a household name.
Chennai, Sep 21 : Vikram-starrer Tamil sci-fi action thriller "Irumugan" has grossed Rs 92 crore in 12 days worldwide since its release. The makers are confident that it will soon join the Rs 100 crore club.