ENTERTAINMENT

Irudhi Suttru makes it big at IIFA Utsavam

The biggest celebration of South Indian cinema, the second annual IIFA Utsavam witnessed an outstanding event on the first day as stars from Tamil and Malayalam film industries came together on Tuesday. Rana Daggubati and Shiva hosted the Tamil segment, while Tini Tom and Pearle Maaney hosted the Malayalam category of the award celebrations. In the Tamil film awards, Irudhi Suttru took home big number of accolades with a total

Can't work with male chauvinists: Actress Varalaxmi

Varalaxmi Sarathkumar who was set to play a key role in the Malayalam remake of the Tamil movie Appa, has reportedly walked out of it. The actress was part of Aakasha Mittayaee, that stars actor Jayaram in the lead. Varalaxmi took to Twitter to state the reason behind her walkout. She wrote, “Thnk u to Samuthirakani sir n Jayaram sir for hvng supported my decision.. can’t work wid male chauvinists

Visaaranai is world cinema: Manoj Bajpayee

“Tamil cinema is one platform with a horde of talents and I would be grateful if I am offered with more opportunities to be part of it,” said Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpayee, who played the antagonist in Vishal starrer Samar and Suriya’s Anjaan. The actor was in the city recently to promote his upcoming Hindi movie Naam Shabana, written by Neeraj Pandey and directed by Shivam Nair. Speaking to News

First look of ARM's bilingual likely to release 1 April

There were reports that the first look of AR Murugadoss’s upcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual will be out on 29 March, however, there seems to be a change in the schedule. Now we can expect the first look of the movie on 1 April. The movie has Mahesh Babu in the lead. This is also the actor’s first direct Tamil flick. The movie which is set to hit the screens on 23

Composer Gurukalyan releases single for farmers

Support for farmers protesting in Delhi has been coming from various quarters. In solidarity with them, music composer Gurukalyan is releasing a single title Vivasayigal today. In an interview to News Today, Gurukalyan said, “The core theme of the song is that whatever happens, nature finds a way to help farmers.” The song is directed by debutant Uma Shankar and has lyrics by Palani Bharathi. Talking about his other ventures,

Pitt secretly joined Jolie, kids on Cambodia trip

Los Angeles: Hollywood star Brad Pitt was taking frequent trips to Cambodia, where Angelina Jolie was filming First They Killed My Father, to spend time with their children. The 53-year-old star was in Cambodia “most of the time except when it conflicted with his own shoot schedule,” reported E! online. “All through production and filming, and on her most recent press trip, Brad came to Cambodia in secret to spend time with the kids. They were with Angelina

Efforts on to rope in Amitabh Bachchan as Bheeshma

Thiruvananthapuram: Discussions are on with megastar Amitabh Bachchan to rope him in for the role of ‘Bheeshma’ in the multi-lingual film Randamoozham, based on Jnanpith award winner M T Vasudevan Nair’s novel. “Amitabh Bachchan has been contacted. Discussions are on,” said ace ad film maker and director of the film N A Shrikumar Menon.   “He is the most eligible actor for the role,” Shrikumar told PTI adding the actor was yet to confirm the role. Malayalam