- Jul 28, 2015 18:20 IST
Puri Jagannadh's Telugu film Loafer will see Charandeep play the villain. The actor is known for his work in southern films such as Jilla and Pataas. The actor will lock horns with Varun Tej in the film, which is currently being shot at Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
- Jul 28, 2015 16:11 IST
Actor Radhika Apte, who has suddenly shot to fame with her 14-minute film Ahalya, may be up for bigger things vis-à-vis mainstream films. Reports suggest, Radhika is being considered for superstar Rajinikanth's yet-untitled 159th film, which will go on floors in Malaysia in August. She has earlier worked in southern films like Dhoni and Legend.
- Jul 28, 2015 15:12 IST
Despite its weaknesses and flaws, Tamil cinema cannot be faulted as far its grit to pick amazingly novel themes is concerned. Who could have thought of making a film on rooster fight? Vetrimaaran's 2011 Aadukalam plotted a story and script centred precisely around this.
- Jul 26, 2015 13:05 IST
Filmmaker and wife of actor-producer Dhanush, Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth, will soon launch a Youtube channel under the banner of Ten Entertainment to exclusively promote original content and short films by aspiring filmmakers.
- Jul 25, 2015 19:05 IST
Cinematographer Sirsha Ray plans to rope in Mithun Chakraborty for his directorial debut, based on Moti Nandi's novel Boxer. Ray, who finished writing the script and screenplay of the film three years ago, initiated talks with Mithun in 2012 and the National Award-winning actor even liked the concept.
- Jul 25, 2015 18:17 IST
Filmmaker Gunasekhar says the story of Rudhramadevi, the 13th-century queen of Kakatiya dynasty, has fascinated him since his school days when he first heard about her. It is only natural then that he decided to make a film on her.
- Jul 25, 2015 17:11 IST
Malayalam actor Asha Sharath who shot to fame because of her award-winning performance as IG Geetha Prabhakar in Mohanlal's Drishyam has filed a petition with City Police Commissioner of Kochi.
- Jul 25, 2015 15:15 IST
A soft romantic number is all one needs to set the mood right for a fantasy drama. The song teaser of Yaendi Yaendi from Vijay Ilayathalapathy's Puli that was released late on July 24 is immensely hummable with some pleasant singing by the film's stars Vijay and Shruti Haasan.
- Jul 25, 2015 14:30 IST
Director Sujoy Ghosh has denied that his latest short film Ahalya has been inspired by children's writer Roald Dahl's story. In a tweet he mentioned how his film is a retelling of an age-old epic with a feminist twist.
- Jul 23, 2015 19:19 IST
It's been 35 years since Uttam Kumar breathed his last (he passed away on July 24, 1980), but his films continue to rule the hearts of millions.
- Jul 23, 2015 15:51 IST
Joining the chorus of those opposing the candidature of Gajendra Chauhan as FTII chairman are veteran Bengali actor and Dadasaheb Phalke awardee Soumitra Chatterjee and legendary director Mrinal Sen. The two said that they hadn't even heard his name.
- Jul 23, 2015 14:11 IST
If you are not tired yet of corrupt politicians and the rage of the common man, here's one more take on Indian cinema's biggest cliches: This time, Tamil stars Jai and Surabhi are coming together for director Manimaran's Pugazh (fame). The trailer of the film was released on Wednesday.
- Jul 23, 2015 13:43 IST
The ongoing Maha Pushkaralu festival had a celebrity devotee on Wednesday. Actor-politician Chiranjeevi took a holy dip in the Godavari river. He was accompanied by his father-in-law Allu Aravind and nephew Allu Sirish.
- Jul 23, 2015 09:57 IST
Sujoy Ghosh's latest venture, a short film called Ahalya, is receiving rave reviews from celebs and the public alike. Fans are going gaga over Radhika Apte's performance in the 14-minute-long short film but the Kahaani director has claimed that it was his desire to work with the doyen of the Bengali film industry, Soumitra Chatterjee, that drove him to direct Ahalya.
- Jul 22, 2015 23:26 IST
Director S S Rajamouli's blockbuster "Baahubali" has entered the Guinness World Record for being the largest poster of more than 50,000 sq ft.