Juliyum Naalu Paerum: A film about dogs

Chennai: Juliyum Naalu Paerum is about international dog smuggling racket. It is hilarious and entertaining movie, says film maker Satheesh RV. Speaking about the movie, he says, “It is about a rare canine breed that is smuggled to India. When it reached the house of an industrialist in Chennai, it is kidnapped by a gang. What happens then forms the crux”. Produced by S Prem Kumar in association with Suvidha Devi,

Singer Suchitra's tweets against Dhanush

Chennai: The recent tweets by popular singer and actress Suchitra Karthik have created tension among film fraternity. From her Twitter account, a series of tweets were made against Dhanush. She tweeted, “That’s my arm – from rough handling by #Dhanush’s team. Sorry buddy – disqualified (sic).” She also posted “This is Suchi, I’m back. I’m safe and I’m ready to tell everyone what a lousy game #Dhanush played. no imagination. Paavum.

Trisha to star in Saamy 2

Chennai: Actress Trisha, who shot to fame with Vikram-starrer Saamy almost a decade ago, today confirmed playing the heroine in its sequel. The former Miss Chennai tweeted, “My first superstar-hero Vikram and Hari sir for the third time. To be produced by Shibu Thameens and very talented Harris Jayaraj sir on board”. In another tweet, she wrote, “Wuldnt call it a circle. But back to where I started’. Saamy was a

Learn to respect women: Sneha

Chennai: “We don’t want any more Nirbhayas, Nandinis, Rithikas and Hasinis. We want respect. We want justice. We want to win back our right to live with dignity”, said actress Sneha. She has written a letter of anguish, which was released to the press yesterday. In the letter she had condemned the sexual assaults against her colleagues in the industry (Bhavana and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar) and also the death of two

GV Prakash begins Ayngaran shoot

Chennai: Music composer turned actor GV Prakash Kumar began shooting for Ayngaran. The movie will see him romance Mahima Nambiar of Saattai fame, Raviarasu of Eeti fame is wielding the megaphone. The first schedule of Ayngaran commenced in Chennai recently near Chennai International Airport and the team is planning to wrap up the shoot within a couple of months. Common Man Ganesh, who earlier produced Vijay Sethupathi’s Orange Mittai and Rekka

Who is this Mr X in Gautham Menon's movie?

Chennai: There is a guessing game going on among cinema fans, especially those of Gautham Vasudev Menon’s films. The director has triggered a buzz around his latest venture – Ennai Nokki Paayum Thotta – by not revealing the name of the music director. This is not surprising as Gautham Menon tried something similar when he made the film Nadunisi Naaigal without a music director. After the first single from ENPT was released

Cartoons are not just for children

Chennai: The 4th Chennai International Short Film Festival (CISFF) is seeing short films under diverse categories that include animation films. The Cat and its Artist is a animation that will be screened tomorrow at the Russian Center of Science and Culture at 6 pm. Maike Mahira Koller directed this film during her graduation in Kunsthochschule Kassel, a college of fine arts in Germany. The film is about a stray cat