India | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 23, 2014
The director of a controversial war film on Sri Lanka streamed it free online in India today, after censors banned its theatrical release over fears it may strain friendly ties with Colombo.
Written by: Gitanjali Roy | Thursday February 13, 2014
Balu Mahendra, director of acclaimed Tamil film Moondram Pirai and its Hindi version Sadma, died in a Chennai hospital today. He was 74.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 26, 2013
Tamil superstar Vijay, who has teamed up with Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in the upcoming film Jilla, has requested his director to place his name after his senior co-star's in the film's title card.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 10, 2013
South Indian dubbing artist Savitha Reddy will dub for Deepika Padukone for Rajinikanth's forthcoming Tamil film Kochadaiyaan - The Legend. Director Soundarya Rajnikanth Ashwin says that Reddy was the best choice for the actress' voice.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 1, 2013
The first teaser of superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil period-drama Kochadaiyaan will be released on the festive occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi Sep 9, announced the director of the film Soundarya Ashwin.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 21, 2013
The makers of Thalaivaa couldn't have asked for more. Fans queued up from 6 in the morning, brought the film's reel on a chariot, and danced to celebrate the film's peaceful release here today.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 24, 2013
A Tamil activist group sought ban on the release of Madras Cafe in Tamil Nadu after seeing trailer, but Shoojit Sircar, director of the spy thriller, says the content of the film is simple and it has been cleared by the censor board with U/A certific...
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 4, 2013
Tamil actor Suriya Sivakumar, who recently announced that he will simultaneously shoot for two Tamil projects, is likely to go ahead with director Linguswamy's film, putting Dhruva Natchathiram on hold since its director Gautham Vasudev Menon is yet ...
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 26, 2013
Double Oscar-award winning music composer AR Rahman will release the audio of upcoming Tamil period-drama Nedunchalai here on July 1, and the film's director Krishna says he feels privileged.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 21, 2013
John Mahendran, who has written the dialogues in Ambikapathy, the Tamil version of Hindi film Raanjhanaa, says Dhanush is effortless in his performance.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 25, 2013
Bollywood film Singham fame Ajay Devgn, director Rohit Shetty and Kannada actor Kicha Sudeep will attend the audio launch of Suriya-starrer Tamil action-drama Singam 2 here on June 2.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 7, 2013
A Tamil outfit headed by film director Kalanjiyam today filed a defamation case against southern actress Anjali in a court here over her recent remarks accusing him of harassment.
Mid-Day.com | Saturday March 16, 2013
n the opening credits of his recent release Gangs of Wasseypur, Anurag Kashyap dedicates his film to South director Bala, famous for making Vikram and Surya huge stars down south.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 20, 2013
Tamil actor Dhanush is excited about doing comedy in his upcoming yet-to-be-tilted Tamil film with National Award winning director A Sargunam.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 15, 2013
Tamil actor Vijay's upcoming romantic-thriller finally has a title. It is called Thalaiva and its tag line reads - "Time to Lead".
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 24, 2012
Puneet Raj Kumar's latest film Yaare Koogadali, directed by Tamil film director Samuththirakani, is a very different film considering he has so far done many urban roles.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 3, 2012
Cinematographer-turned-filmmaker K.V. Anand will not remake his upcoming Tamil film Maattrraan in any other language. He says completing the film was a Herculean task and he doesn't want to repeat it.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 16, 2012
In a tragic incident, a fourth standard boy drowned to death in the school's swimming pool here, police said on Thursday. M Ranjan of Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan and the son of Tamil movie director Manoharan went swimming with 25 classmates after morni...
Mid-Day | Wednesday July 4, 2012
Back from shooting for a Greek-English film in Cyprus, Neetu Chandra is busy gearing up for her next project.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 24, 2012
Arthouse actress Nandita Das, who is back after her maternity break, will feature in a Tamil and Hindi venture this year.