Review: Nerkonda Paarvai – Actor Ajith takes the stage

First things first: Full credit to Ajith – mass hero – for gathering the guts to play the lead in a movie that steers clear of a commercial, masala entertainer from reel one. Continue Reading

Rana Daggubati to produce ‘800’, biopic on cricketer Muralitharan

The film, to be produced under Rana’s banner, Suresh Productions, features Vijay Sethupathi as the Sri Lankan spin legend. Rana said he is excited to have Sethupathi on board for the film to be directed by M S Sripathy and co-produced by Dar Media Pvt Ltd. Continue Reading

Seeman has crucial role in ‘Mundhirikaadu’ film that is based on a novel

Mundhirikaadu, a film set against the backdrop of cashewnut farmers and the appalling conditions they work and live in, is being directed by Kalanjium. Continue Reading

Glamorous Pooja Hegde to act in Suriya’s next film?

Sources say that Pooja Hegde is all set for a comeback in Kollywood with Suriya-starrer Soorarai Pottri. The buzz is that she has been approached for Suriya’s Soorarai Pottri, which is inspired by Air Deccan airliner founder G R Gopinath’s life. Continue Reading

Is Vijay63 film being called ‘Bigulu’?

The buzz is that the first look poster and title of this movie will be out soon. However, there has been no official statement about this from the makers. Sources say that since Vijay plays a football coach, they have opted for the title Bigulu which means whistle.  Continue Reading

‘Nalinakanthi’ deals with the raga that can cure mental illness

“The title refers to the Carnatic raga ‘Nalinakanthi’ which cures mental illness. Here in the film, Aadukalam Jayabalan plays the central character of a surgeon suffering from mental illness. The story involves a nurse who comes to take care of him and the relationship between them and how society looks at them.” Continue Reading