ENTERTAINMENT

Murugadoss to direct Vijay again

There are rumours that after completing his film with Atlee, Vijay may join hands with A R Murugadoss again for his next venture. Reports say that Vijay62 will be helmed by Murugadoss which means the duo would come together for third time. Their previous ventures Thuppaki and Kaththi were blockbusters. Hence expectation run sky-high as the two plan to do a film. Murugadoss is currently busy with a bilingual starring

Self defence is a matter of mind and body: Taapsee

Noting some serious answers on self-defence and security of women, actress Taapsee Pannu elaborates her role in her upcoming Bollywood movie Naam Shabana, which is releasing this weekend. The actress who was in Chennai recently opened upto News Today in the sidelines of the movie’s promotional meet. “It is just a matter of mental strength. A girl should get hold of the reality to fight a miscreant or anti-social element

Magalir Mattum to release on 12 May

Jyothika starrer Magalir Mattum, directed by National award winning filmmaker Bramma, is expected to hit the screens on 12 May. Produced by Suriya’s 2D Entertainment and Christy Siluvappan’s Chris Pictures, the movie features an ensemble star cast that includes Saranya Ponvannan, Urvashi, Bhanupriya, Nassar, Livingston among others. The movie has musical score by Ghibran. It features Jyothika in the role of a documentary filmmaker. A teaser from the movie was

Is Kaatru Veliyidai heavily inspired by Roja?

There are reports that Mani Ratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai which is hitting the screens on 7 April is quite similar to his earlier outing Roja. Much recently, the censor certification by British officials for Kaatru Veliyidai came up with a summary of the story. It said the movie is a romantic drama in which a military pilot is held as a prisoner of war and he remembers his romance with a

Baahubali is Mughal-e-Azam on Indian celluloid

The grand pre-release event of Baahubali: The Conclusion was held at Ramoji City in Hyderabad. The event also saw the audio release of the movie. According to the film’s makers, the function was live streamed using virtual reality technology, for the first time in India. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the movie is hitting the screens on 28 April. Speaking at the event, Rajamouli said, “This film is a fruit of

It's intimidating to do action alongside Akshay: Taapsee

Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu says it is scary to do an action movie alongside Akshay Kumar as he is a force to be reckoned with in that genre. Taapsee will be seen in the lead role in Naam Shabana, which also features Akshay in an extended cameo. “I was getting trained by people Akshay had assigned for me. They were task masters. He was not present during the training period so I don’t

Elton John rings in 70th birthday with Gaga, Perry

Los Angeles: Singer Elton John celebrated 70th birthday by throwing a star-studded bash which was attended by A-list musicians like Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and more. The party also marked 50th anniversary of John’s partnership with songwriter Bernie Taupin, reported AceShowbiz. Gaga also performed her greatest hits ‘Bad Romance’ and ‘Born This Way’ at the bash. She even teamed up with Wonder to honour John with iconic ‘Happy Birthday’ song. Other musicians who performed