Jency Anthony: Hit singer to school teacher (Where are they now)
By Venkatachari Jagannathan, Chennai, April 21(IANS) Fans wonder whether playback singer Jency Anthony will make a comeback in Tamil movies. That is something that has been on their minds since the news of music maestro Ilaiyaraaja and playback singer K.J. Yesudas working together in the movie Tamilarasan after a gap of several years. After all, it was Yesudas who had put in a word about Jency to Ilaiyaraaja decades back. Full Story
Shooting for 'Kanchana 3' was like holiday: Vedhika
Chennai, April 17 : Actress Vedhika says shooting for forthcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Kanchana 3", the fourth part in the widely popular "Kanchana" franchise, was like going on a big holiday and she considers the movie a great addition to her filmography.
Tamil cinema opens doors to transgender characters
Chennai, April 9 : There was a general perception that Tamil cinema wasn't too kind to transgednders - but not any more. It is heartening to finally see some Tamil filmmakers portraying transgender characters with dignity. The industry may still be a while from signing transgender actors in key roles, but the change is slowly happening.
Radha Ravi a repeat offender: Vishal Krishna
Mumbai, March 26 : Tamil film actor Vishal Krishna, Vice President of the Tamil Film Producers' Council (TFPC), feels it is time to take the strongest action against people in positions of responsibility who speak disrespectfully of women.
Silence on #MeToo in South filmdom shocks Siddharth
Mumbai, March 25 : In the midst of a controversy surrounding actor Radha Ravi's derogatory remarks against actress Nayanthara, actor Siddharth has said he was shocked to see how the southern film fraternity was either silent or cynical about the #MeToo movement in the country.
Nayanthara urges internal probe against Radha Ravi
Chennai, March 25 : Well-known southern actor Nayanthara, popularly known as lady superstar by her fans, on Monday requested the South Indian Artistes Association or Nadigar Sangam to set up an internal inquiry as per the Vishakha guidelines on actor Radha Ravi over his sexist remarks. Full Story