Rajini speaks about his favourite book on yogi Yogananda (video)

Hear Superstar Rajinikanth speak about his favourite book, The Autobiography of a Yogi, which is about Paramahansa Yogananda (5 January, 1893–7 March, 1952) first published in 1946. Continue Reading

Nayanthara thanks Stalin for action against Radha Ravi (video)

Actress Nayanthara has thanked DMK president M K Stalin for temporarily suspending veteran actor Radha Ravi from the party for slut-shaming her on stage at the audio launch of her film Kolaiyuthir Kalam recently. Continue Reading

When Chowkidar Modi tried to copy Sivakumar & Suriya

A group of young boys near my place were glued to their phones last evening. They were busy Googling to find what ‘Chowkidar’ means. As I reached home after a tiring day’s work, my mom gave me a puzzled look and asked me why there is a huge hype over Chowkidar? Continue Reading

2019 elections: Just 3 women candidates fielded by DMK, AIADMK 

Political observer Krishnan feels that voters still equate leadership with masculinity and approach women candidates warily, giving them scant respect. Continue Reading

Music director K V Mahadevan created magic for two score years

Affectionately called ‘Mama’ by his contemporaries for his amiable ways, KVM scored music for over 600 films, spanning four decades, after starting his career in the late fifties with Avan Amaran. Continue Reading

Is actor Vijay to team up with director Mohan Raja again?

Mohan Raja and Vijay had earlier worked together in Velayutham. After films like Thani Oruvan and Velaikkaran, Mohan Raja has emerged as a sought-after filmmaker in Kollywood. Continue Reading

Four Tamil movies that spoke about contemporary politics

The political situation, too, has been fluid in Tamilnadu ever since the demise of two powerful leaders – Jayalalithaa and Karunanidhi. Cashing in on the opportunity, a few movies, based on contemporary politics, hit the screens recently. Also, a few are in the making. Continue Reading

2019 elections: BJP stitches strong alliance to counter Mahagatbandhan

With just a few weeks to go for the Lok Sabha polls, the BJP is slowly stitching together alliances in every State. With so much written about Congress’ attempt to come out with a grand alliance (Mahagatbandhan) in the recent past, the BJP, led by Amit Shah, is proving political pundits wrong with its recent actions. Continue Reading

Actress Shanthipriya ready to make a comeback in Kollywood

Though she was sister of already popular actress Bhanupriya, yet, with her wonderful portrayal as rural girl Shenbagam in her very first film, Enga Ooru Paatukaran, Shanthipriya made a name for herself. Continue Reading

Santosh Sivan will be cinematographer for Rajini’s A R Murugadoss film

Ace cinematographer Santosh Sivan today confirmed that he would be teaming up with Rajinikanth after Thalapathy. He will crank the camera for the actor’s next film, to be directed by A R Murugadoss. Santosh Sivan tweeted, ‘Finally very excited to work with Rajini Sir after Thalapathy’. Continue Reading