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Actor Payal Ghosh receives Times Leading Icons award
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Southern siren Payal Ghosh will receive the Times Leading Icons 2019 award for the most stylish actress of Bollywood this year.
2019-11-29
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Chiranjeevi's 'Class Of 80s' reunion party goes viral
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) A photograph featuring south's top actors such as Chiranjeevi, Mohan Lal and Daggubati Venkatesh among many others, who ruled the roost in the 1980s, popularly called the "class of 80s", has taken the internet by storm.
2019-11-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Viineet Kumar starts shooting for 'Thiruttu Payale 2'
Varanasi, Nov 4 (IANS) After wooing audiences with his roles in "Bard of Blood" and "Saand Ki Aankh", actor Viineet Kumar has commenced the shoot for the Hindi remake of the Tamil film "Thiruttu Payale 2".
2019-11-04
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Kannada actors bully cinegoers for sitting during national anthem
Bengaluru, Oct 29 (IANS) Kannada actors Arun Gowda, BV Aishwarya and few others were seen chiding a familuy for not standing up for the national anthem in a cinema hall in Bengaluru.
2019-10-29
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Tamil superstar Vijay's Diwali release 'Bigil' crosses 100cr in 3 days
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Tamil superstar Vijay's Diwali release, "Bigil", has crossed the Rs 100-crore mark worldwide in just three days since release.
2019-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Samantha, Naga Chaitanya celebrate second wedding anniversary
Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) South Cinema's star couple Samantha and Naga Chaitanya on Sunday completed two years of their married life, and to mark the occasion, Samantha took to social media to pen a heartfelt loving post for her husband.
2019-10-06
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Arvind Swamy to play MGR in Jayalalithaa biopic starring Kangana
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) Actor Arvind Swamy, best remembered for his roles in Mani Ratnam's "Roja" and "Bombay", is all set to play the late Tamil superstar and former Chief Minister MG Ramachandran in the biopic "Thalaivi", which casts Kangana Ranaut in the central role of the late J. Jayalalithaa.
2019-10-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Varun Tej wants to hook-up with Pooja Hegde
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Varun Tej says if given a chance, he would like to hook-up with his "Mukunda" co-star Pooja Hegde.
2019-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Priyamani: 'Not comfortable doing intimate scenes'
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The National award-winning actress Priyamani, who stars in the web series "The Family Man" alongside Manoj Bajpayee, says, without degrading what other actors may feel about the issue, she avoids intimate scenes because such content is not suitable for a family audience.
2019-09-20
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Abhay Deol's Tamil film 'Hero' to release on December 20
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor Abhay Deol's upcoming Tamil movie "Hero" is scheduled to release on December 20.
2019-09-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Do it properly: French director slams 'Saaho' makers for plagiarism
Paris, Sep 3 (IANS) Accusing the makers of "Saaho" of having copied his work, French film director Jerome Salle has said, "Steal my work, at least do it properly."
2019-09-03
Category: International, France,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Rajamouli begins shooting for new schedule of 'RRR'
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli on Tuesday began filming the second schedule of his upcoming magnum opus "RRR" in Bulgaria, its makers said in a statement.
2019-08-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Ganesh Venkatraman to host 'Crime Patrol' in Tamil
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Actor Ganesh Venkatraman has been roped in as anchor of the Tamil version of the popular show "Crime Patrol".
2019-08-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Here's what Prabhas does a day before his film releases
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) "Bahubali" superstar Prabhas says he tries to sleep a lot the day before a new movie hits the screens.
2019-08-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Vijay Deverakonda teams up with director Puri Jagannadh
Chennai, Aug 12 (IANS) Actor Vijay Deverakonda, who was last seen in the Telugu film "Dear Comrade", will team up with director Puri Jagannadh for his next film.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Have managed to fulfil Sridevi's dream: Boney Kapoor
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Producer Boney Kapoor, whose maiden Tamil production venture "Nerkonda Paarvai" debuted in Singapore on Tuesday, says he has managed to fulfil his late wife and veteran actress Sridevi's dream.
2019-08-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Big B, Chiranjeevi Telugu magnum opus to release on Oct 2
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Telugu megastar Chiranjeevi has announced that his upcoming magnum opus "Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy" will hit the screens worldwide on October 2. The Telugu film co-stars Amitabh Bachchan, Anushka Shetty, Nayanthara, Tamannaah Bhatia, Sudeep, Vijay Sethupathi and Jagapathi Babu in important roles.
2019-08-05
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Vijay Sethupathi to play Muralitharan in biopic
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi will essay Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan in a biopic written and directed by MS Sripathy.
2019-07-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
'Kadaram Kondan ': Decent if not effective (IANS review)
Film: "Kadaram Kondan"; Cast: Vikram, Akshara Haasan, Abi Haasan and Lena; Director: Rajesh M Selva; IANS Rating: * * & 1/2 (two and a half stars)
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Aishwaryaa R. Dhanush invests in wellness startup
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) After popular names like Jennifer Lopez and Shahid Kapoor, superstar Rajinikanth's daughter and director Aishwaryaa R. Dhanush is the latest celebrity investor to back SARVA, an Indian yoga and wellness startup.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Southern Cinema
Kamal lends support to Suriya over education policy
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Actor-politician Kamal Haasan came out in support of actor Suriya, who was earlier criticised by the ruling AIADMK government of Tamil Nadu and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for his opinion on the National Education Policy 2019.the draft National Educational Policy.
2019-07-17
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Tamil director Bharathiraja to be honoured in Singapore
Singapore, July 17 (IANS) Veteran Tamil director Bharathi Raja will be honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the 3rd Singapore South Asian International Film Festival (Sg.SAIFF) on August 30.
2019-07-17
Category: International, Singapore,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Changes to by-laws in Malayalam actors body might take more time
Kochi, June 30 (IANS) The Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA), which met here on Sunday to discuss amending its by-laws to give women members a bigger role in its functioning, decided to take more time to come out with proper changes to benefit the organization.
2019-06-30
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Popular Telugu actor-filmmaker Vijaya Nirmala dead
Hyderabad, June 27 (IANS) Veteran Telugu actor-filmmaker G. Vijaya Nirmala died on Thursday, her son Naresh has confirmed. She was 75.
2019-06-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Women may get more posts in AMMA
Kochi, June 25 (IANS) The Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) will ensure women get increased representation in its decision making, ending the male hegemony that was prevalent at the body, said an official and a top actor.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Venky Atluri joins hands with Nithiin, Keerthy Suresh for 'Rang De'
Chennai, June 24 (IANS) Actors Nithiin and Keerthy Suresh have teamed up for the first time for upcoming Telugu romantic drama "Rang De", which will be directed by Venky Atluri.
2019-06-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
I know what to expect from trolls: Samantha Akkineni
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Actress Samantha Akkineni says there was a time when getting trolled on social media started hurting her mental stability and making her rush to wrong decisions.
2019-06-20
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Animals turn star attractions in Tamil cinema
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) Tamil movie audiences audiences are in for a treat as over half a dozen films featuring animals as star attractions are queuing up for release.
2019-06-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
'...The Fakir' shows immigration in positive way: Dhanush
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Dhanush, who is gearing up for the global release of his maiden international film "The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir", says it deals with the issue of global immigration and shows it a positive light.
2019-06-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Boons, banes of new revenue model for TN theatres
Chennai, May 30 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Theatre and Multiplex Owners' Association has announced a new revenue sharing model based on the market value of the male stars of Tamil film fraternity. The unprecedented move, if implemented, will be both a boon and a bane, feel industry experts.
2019-05-30
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Tamil Nadu theatres announce new revenue sharing model
Chennai, May 29 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Theatre and Multiplex Owners' Association, in an unprecedented move, has announced a new revenue sharing model based on the market value of the male stars of the Tamil film fraternity.
2019-05-29
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Vishal's 'Ayogya' is better than Ranveer's 'Simmba' (Review)
Film: "Ayogya" (Tamil); Starring: Vishal Krishna, Raashi Khanna, K.S. Ravikumar; Director: Venkat Mohan; Rating: **** (4 stars)
2019-05-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Haven't grown complacent as an actor: Mahesh Babu
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) Actor Mahesh Babu, whose 25th film "Maharshi" hits screens on Thursday, says he is glad he hasnt become complacent with his own work in his two-decade long career.
2019-05-08
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Aditi Rao Hydari, Sudheer Babu reunite for 'V'
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Actors Aditi Rao Hydari and Sudheer Babu, who had previously worked together in the Telugu romantic drama "Sammohanam", have reunited for action thriller "V", which was announced on Monday.
2019-04-29
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Akshay begins shooting for Kanchana's Hindi remake
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar, roped into the Hindi remake of the Tamil film "Kanchana" along with actress Kiara Advani, kick started the first schedule of the movie on Sunday.
2019-04-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
It changed my life: Rana on 2 years of 'Baahubali 2'
Chennai, April 28 (IANS) As "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" completed two years of its release on Sunday, actor Rana Daggubati who played Bhallaldev in the film expressed happiness on being part of the epic saga that changed his life forever.
2019-04-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Priya Anand slams troll for calling her 'bad luck'
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Actress Priya Anand gave a befitting reply to a social media user for labelling her a symbol of bad luck for her co-stars Sridevi and J. K. Rithesh, who are no more.
2019-04-25
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Shruti Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi team up for first time
Chennai, April 22 (IANS) Actors Shruti Haasan and Vijay Sethupathi have joined hands for the first time in the upcoming Tamil film "Laabam", which had its official launch ceremony on Monday in Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu.
2019-04-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Telugu cinema's storytelling in its best time: Rana
Hyderabad, April 22 (IANS) Actor Rana Daggubati has praised the Telugu film industry and said it is in its best form and time. "Telugu cinema's storytelling in its best time! 'Jersey' what a simple, beautiful story told with excellent craftsmanship," Rana tweeted on Monday.
2019-04-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Nothing decided on 'Hera Pheri 3': Priyadarshan
Thiruvananthapuram, April 20 (IANS) Director Priyadarshan says nothing has been decided regarding "Hera Pheri 3".
2019-04-20
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
K. Bhagyaraj is prolific director, actor: Big B
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has called director K. Bhagyaraj, who has completed 40 years in cinema, a prolific personality in the Tamil region.
2019-04-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Shooting for 'Kanchana 3' was like holiday: Vedhika
Chennai, April 17 (IANS) Actress Vedhika says shooting for forthcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Kanchana 3", the fourth part in the widely popular "Kanchana" franchise, was like going on a big holiday and she considers the movie a great addition to her filmography.
2019-04-17
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Rajinikanth's next 'Darbar' first poster unvieled
Chennai, April 9 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth's next Tamil movie with filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss has been titled "Darbar", its makers revealed on Tuesday.
2019-04-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
When Mammootty started mobile trend on film set
Thiruvananthapuram, April 8 (IANS) Almost a quarter of a century, when a mobile phone was one of the biggest luxury, a veteran director recalls how Mammootty's mobile phone created a flutter on his set.
2019-04-08
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema,Technology
Tamil director Mahendran of 'Mullum Malarum' fame dead
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) Well-known Tamil filmmaker J. Mahendran, very popular for making some path-breaking films with superstar Rajinikanth, breathed his last here at his residence on Tuesday. He was 79.
2019-04-02
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Veteran Tamil filmmaker J. Mahendran dead
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) Well-known Tamil filmmaker J. Mahendran, most popular for making some path-breaking films with superstar Rajinikanth, breathed his last here at his residence on Tuesday. He was 79.
2019-04-02
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Big B's look from Tamil film 'Uyarntha Manithan' out
Chennai, April 1 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan sports dhoti and gamcha in the first look of his character from upcoming Tamil film "Uyarntha Manithan", which marks his Tamil film debut in a full-fledged role.
2019-04-01
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
RGV announces his next titled 'Sasikala'
Hyderabad, April 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has announced a biopic on the life of Late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and her close aide Sasikala titled "Sasikala".
2019-04-01
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Silence on #MeToo in South filmdom shocks Siddharth
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) In the midst of a controversy surrounding actor Radha Ravi's derogatory remarks against actress Nayanthara, actor Siddharth has said he was shocked to see how the southern film fraternity was either silent or cynical about the #MeToo movement in the country.
2019-03-25
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Radha Ravi slammed over comments on Nayanthara
Chennai, March 24 (IANS) Actor Varalaxmi Sarath Kumar and filmmaker Vignesh Shivn on Sunday slammed veteran actor Radha Ravi for his derogatory comments on actress Nayanthara.
2019-03-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema