Chennai, Nov 26 : Southern film actress Parul Yadav, who essays an important role in Ram Gopal Varma's upcoming multilingual film "Killing Veerappan", says five minutes was all she needed to agree to be part of the project.
Chennai, Nov 24 : The first look posters of Suriya-starrer Tamil film "24", which were released online on Tuesday, have piqued a lot of curiosity among the actor's fans and film lovers with regards to its genre.
Chennai, Nov 23 : "The Xpose" actress Zoya Afroz may team up with actor Shanmugapandian, son of veteran actor-politician Vijayakanth, in upcoming Tamil revolutionary film "Tamizhan Endru Sol".
Chennai, Nov 23 : Superstar Rajinikanth, who is currently shooting in Bangkok for his upcoming Tamil film "Kabali", will undergo special make-up test for the sequel to Tamil blockbuster "Enthiran" next month.
Chennai, Nov 23 : Actor Vaibhav Reddy, who awaits the release of Tamil horror-comedy "Hello Naan Pei Pesuren", says working in the film was thoroughly entertaining, but also physically exhausting.
Chennai, Nov 22 : Actors Vikram and Nayantara will be teaming up for the first time in a yet-untitled Tamil project, which will be helmed by Anand Shankar.
Chennai, Nov 17 : Life limped back to normal in Chennai on Tuesday as the sun shone since morning. The weather department however forecast rain in parts of Tamil Nadu.
Chennai, Nov 15 : Well-known Tamil director and producer K.S. Gopalakrishnan breathed his last here on Saturday at a private hospital. He was 86.
Chennai, Nov 14 : Tamil superstar Ajith Kumar, who underwent knee surgery at a private hospital here on Thursday, has been advised complete rest for three months.
Chennai, Nov 14 : Popular Tamil actor Nakul got engaged to Sruti Bhaskar here in a private ceremony on Friday.
Chennai, Nov 14 : Actor-composer G.V Prakash Kumar has signed a yet-untitled Tamil project, which will be produced by Lyca Productions, the makers of last year's Tamil blockbuster "Kaththi".
Chennai, Nov 12 : Actor Siddharth's upcoming Tamil comedy film "Jil Jung Juk" is slated for a Christmas release on December 25.
Chennai, Nov 12 : Superstar Ajith Kumar's latest Tamil outing "Vedalam", which raked in Rs. 15.3 crore on release day in Tamil Nadu, has emerged as the biggest box office opener in the language since last year's blockbuster "Kaththia", according to a trade analyst.
Chennai, Nov 12 : Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu, known mostly for essaying stylish roles onscreen, will be seen in a non-glamorous avatar for filmmaker Vetrimaaran's next Tamil directorial "Vada Chennai", a two-part film featuring Dhanush in the lead role.
Chennai, Nov 12 : Tamil superstar Vijay and filmmaker S.J Suryah are expected to reunite after a decade for a yet-untitled Tamil project.
Chennai, Nov 11 : If the industry grapevine is anything to go by, actor Sivakarthikeyan will next team up with director Vignesh Shivan, who is basking in the success of his latest Tamil hit "Naanum Rowdydhaan".
Chennai, Nov 10 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who met the Dalai Lama on Tuesday, said the Tibetan spiritual leader suggested that he uses cinema as a medium to spread ahimsa.
Chennai, Nov 10 : Actor-producer Dhanush has clarified that he doesn't own the Tamil remake rights of Malayalam blockbuster "Premam", which was rumoured to be in the process of being remade with actor Vijay Sethupathi.
Chennai, Nov 9 : The makers of Tamil fantasy drama "Puli" on Monday claimed that actress Sridevi, who played an evil queen in the film, owes them Rs.20 lakh and contrary to her reports, they don't owe her a single penny.
Chennai, Nov 7 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who turned 61 on Saturday, visited popular Tamil writer Ki. Rajanarayanan and honoured him.
Chennai, Nov 7 : Filmmaker V.V. Vinayak admits he was under constant pressure while working with debut actor Akkineni Akhil, the younger son of Akkineni Nagarjuna,
Chennai, Nov 7 : Actor Sivakarthikeyan will reportedly essay a nurse as part of his multiple avatars in his next yet-untitled Tamil project.
Chennai, Nov 7 : The regular shooting of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "Singam 3" will start from the first week of December.
Chennai, Nov 7 : Tamil actor Ajith Kumar, who was injured during the climax sequence of forthcoming Tamil film "Vedalam", will be undergoing surgery on his knee and shoulder at a private hospital here on November 24.
Mumbai, Nov 3 : Actors Anthonythasan Jesuthasan and Kalieaswari Srinivasan, who worked together in Palme d'Or winning French drama "Dheepan", are set to join hands once again for a yet-untitled Tamil film.
Mumbai, Nov 2 : Filmmaker Vetrimaaran says the experience of working on his latest Tamil directorial "Visaaranai" was mentally and physically draining for all his actors and himself too.
Mumbai, Nov 2 : Actress Taapsee Pannu considers National Award-winning filmmaker Vetrimaaran's Tamil thriller "Visaaranai" a masterpiece, and said that the film didn't even let her catch a breath.
Mumbai, Nov 1 : National award-winning filmmaker Vetrimaaran's Tamil thriller "Visaranai" left the audience in awe at the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival.
Mumbai, Nov 1 : Actor Rajinikanth may soon watch the critically-acclaimed documentary "For the Love of a Man" about the superstar's phenomenon and his fandom.
Mumbai, Oct 31 : National Award winning Tamil drama "Kaaka Muttai" made it to several film festivals before hitting Indian screens, and its director Manikandan says he hopes to follow a similar route with his second film "Kutrame Thandanai".
Chennai, Oct 28 : Journalist-turned-filmmaker Raju Murugan, who made a splash with his Tamil directorial debut "Cuckoo" last year, is currently filming his second film in the language with a slew of newcomers.
Chennai, Oct 26 : Superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil film "Kabali" features a heroic fire sequence with over 200 extras!
Chennai, Oct 26 : Actress Kavita Radheshyam is currently shooting for Hindi film "Souten - A New Threesome", which according to its director Karan Kashyap is a tribute to the yesteryear classic "Souten".
Chennai, Oct 25 : Actor-producer Dhanush has confirmed that Vijay Sethupathi, who is basking in the success of his latest Tamil hit "Naanum Rowdydhaan", has been signed for another project in his home production.
Chennai, Oct 25 : Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli said on Sunday that the third part in the "Baahubali" franchise is definitely on cards. However, it won't be experienced in a way films are regularly viewed.
Chennai, Oct 24 : Veteran writer Balakumaran, known for penning Tamil blockbusters such as "Baasha" and "Nayakan", will be collaborating with director Vishnuvardhan for a yet-untitled project in the language.
Chennai, Oct 24 : National award-winning filmmaker Bala and actor Vikram who have earlier worked in Tamil films such as "Sethu" and "Pithamagan" are likely to collaborate for the third time in the language.
Chennai, Oct 23 : Actress Raai Laxmi has been finalised as the leading lady opposite cinematographer-actor Natty aka Natarajan Subramaniam in upcoming Tamil road thriller "Bongu", which will go on floors this December.
Chennai, Oct 20 : The phenomenal success of S.S, Rajamouli's "Baahubali", which has emerged as India's biggest blockbuster, has made its lead actor Prabhas realise something very important -- that the success of any film should be attributed to its team and not to the star.
Chennai, Oct 19 : "Terminator" star Arnold Schwarzenegger is in talks to be part of filmmaker Shankar's Tamil film "Enthiran 2", but he is yet to officially sign the dotted line, a source said.
Chennai, Oct 18 : Cinematographer-turned-actor Natarajan Subramaniam aka Natty will be essaying an extremely stylish character in the upcoming Tamil road thriller "Bongu", which will go on floors this December.
Chennai, Oct 18 : Director Vignesh Shivan says the forthcoming Tamil film "Naanum Rowdydhaan" is highly emotional, but its humorous treatment makes it a cut above the rest of the films in the same league.
Chennai, Oct 16 : Southern star Vikram plays a car driver in his upcoming Tamil actioner "10 Endrathukulla", and he says all the action sequences in the film have been performed with logic, safety and sanity.
Panaji, Oct 14 : Sabu Cyril, production designer of S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali", will be designing all the sets for the forthcoming 46th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), the festival's organisers said on Wednesday.
Chennai, Oct 14 : National award winning filmmaker Anil Radhakrishnan Menon considers forthcoming Malayalam fantasy drama "Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi" as the most challenging project of his career.
Chennai, Oct 13 : Filmmaker Selvaraghavan's ambitious Tamil project "Kaan" has hit a roadblock and if the industry grapevine is anything to go by, the makers are planning to shelve it due to financial issues.
Chennai, Oct 12 : The team behind superstar Rajinikanth-starrer "Enthiran 2" is reportedly planning to use motion capture technology to shoot some of the important portions of the Tamil film, which will also be shot in 3D.
Chennai, Oct 12 : "Mirziya" actress Saiyami Kher, who was last seen in Telugu film "Reya, has reportedly bagged a role in ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's next yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual, which features Karthi and Nani in the lead.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Tamil Nadu Governor K. Rosaiah, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and others on Sunday condoled the death of veteran actor Manorama who died here on Saturday.
Chennai, Oct 11 : A quintessential multi-talented artist, Manorama's journey from a street artist to one of the most versatile, loved and respected south Indian actresses will go down as one of the most inspiring stories in Indian cinema.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Celebrities like R. Madhavan, Khushbu Sundar, Selvaraghavan and Devi Sri Prasad took to Twitter to mourn the death of legendary Tamil actress Manorama who died here on Saturday following cardiac arrest.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Legendary Tamil comedian and actress Manorama, who had starred in over 1,000 southern films, breathed her last here on Saturday. She was 78.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Well-known Tamil comedian and actress Manorama died here on Saturday. She was 78 and is survived by her son and singer-actor Boopathy.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Well-known Tamil comedian and actress Manorama died here on Saturday, a family source told IANS. She was 78.
Chennai, Oct 10 : It took leading southern actress Nayanthara a decade to finally dub in her own voice for upcoming Tamil film "Naanum Rowdydhaan", in which she plays a hearing impaired character.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Auraa Cinemas, one of the leading south Indian distribution companies, has acquired the theatrical rights of filmmaker Radha Mohan's upcoming Tamil comedy "Uppu Karuvadu".
Chennai, Oct 9 : Producer R.K. Suresh of Studio 9 has landed yet another role as a baddie in actor Vishal Krishna Reddy's upcoming Tamil film "Marudhu".
Chennai, Oct 7 : Tamil superstar Vijay claims that he has never evaded paying taxes, contrary to reports filed by Income Tax sleuths following searhes at his residence here last week.
Chennai, Oct 7 : Director Rajesh M. Selva said on Wednesday here that the single from upcoming Tamil thriller "Thoongaavanam" is an advance birthday gift from the film's team to its lead actor Kamal Haasan.
Chennai, Oct 7 : The second trailer of Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil crime-thriller "Thoongaavanam", which was unveiled here on Wednesday, is extremely stylish, action-packed and high on tension.