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

Vikram ready for ‘Mahavir Karna’

Vikram’s will be playing the title role Mahavir Karna, a trilingual being shot simultaneously in Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi. The movie went on floors in Thiruvananthapuram’s Sree Padmanabaswamy Temple with actors Suresh Gopi and Unnikrishnan taking part. Continue Reading

How much do present-day composers impress with their work?

In this era, when a song needs just a 10×20 feet room with a synthesiser, a high-end computer and a sound-proof recording cabin, for its making, it surely would be outlandish for a yesteryear veteran like Raja who needs a recording studio the size of church hall to have at least 150 musicians for one song. Continue Reading

Simbu ready with VRV

Chennai: Actor Simbu is currently busy with Vandha Rajavathaan Varuven. Directed by Sundar C, the first look teaser of the movie will be out on 29 November. Produced by Lyca, the film is the Tamil remake of Telugu hit Attarintiki Daredi. Continue Reading