Vijay Sethupathi and Ayya are inseparable for ‘Seethakathi’ star Archana

When asked about her co-star Vijay Sethupathi, she instantly says, “Yes, as I said, it’s Ayya and I am not able to separate him from Vijay Sethupathi. It is not just during the shoot, even when I see his pictures and visuals from the film, I can’t think of separating them. I am sure it is not just for me but everyone else in the team. It will be so for the audience as well.” Continue Reading

Director Rajiv Menon talks elaborately about ‘Sarvam Thaala Mayam’

When filmmaker Rajiv Menon had a simple conversation with Johnson, a mridangam-repairer owning a small shop in Mylapore, he says he never had a thought that the storyline of Sarvam Thaala Mayam (STM) would pop up as a little spark. “But it has happened, and that is from where I built the plot and its conflict,” the Minsara Kanavu director said about the movie that is a couple of weeks away from release. Continue Reading

Review: Thuppakki Munai – Bang on target

Thuppakki Munai would have turned out to be filmmaker Hari-isque movie, as the screenplay has every potential for becoming just as engaging. But, Dinesh’s idea of bringing out something unique with his own film language’s treatment puts this 127-minute drama in a different league and is still engaging. Continue Reading

Jayam Ravi wants his movies to talk about social evils

Jayam Ravi as he has already given his best through Peranmai, Thani Oruvan, and Nimirndhu Nil. In an interview to News Today, Ravi opens up about Adanga Maru and what we can expect from it. Continue Reading

Break the rules

Following complaints that too many films release every weekend thereby affecting their prospects, the Tamil Film Producers Council (TFPC) came up with a regulation committee that brought in rules and regulations and made it mandatory to get their approval for releasing films in K’town. Continue Reading

Review: Seemathurai – Nativity is the saving grace

Kollywood has this obsession of making movies with caste pride – it is the same industry that makes a number of movies against communal discrimination, as well. When we take debutant filmmaker Santhosh Thiyagarajan’s Seemathurai, it is of the first kind. Continue Reading

Review: Ivanukku Engeyo Macham Irukku – Sleaze show

As we have been witnessing a number of adult comedy movies in recent days, IEMI, unlike others, has a proper story and screenplay. However, like every other film, the movie also has its own share of sleazy shows and objectification and humiliation of women. Continue Reading

Anirudh reveals secret behind ‘Petta’ second single ‘Ullaallaa’

Said Anirudh in a sneak peek video, “I was inspired by a scene in Rajinikanth’s 1981 comedy Thillu Mullu in which his character Indiran lies to his boss to go watch a football match. A ‘Baila’ tune was played during this scene. I tried to recreate it in Ullaallaa.” Continue Reading