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  • Shruti Hassan
    Mar 29, 2015 14:15 IST

    Cheating case filed against Shruti Haasan for missing shoots

    A case of cheating was registered against actress Shruti Haasan for allegedly reneging on the contractual obligations and pulling out of an upcoming bilingual film.

  • Upen Patel
    Mar 29, 2015 13:59 IST

    Upen Patel in Murugadoss' next film?

    Model-turned-actor and reality TV star Upen Patel has been approached by filmmaker AR Murugadoss for a Tamil film.

  • Kona Venkat
    Mar 28, 2015 14:57 IST

    Popular Telugu film writer Kona Venkat robbed at knifepoint

    If you thought the age of the highwayman was a thing of the past, think again. Better still, ask popular Telugu writer Kona Venkat and producer DVV Danayya. The duo was robbed at knifepoint in Hyderabad when they were returning home from a party late at night.

  • Suriya
    Mar 28, 2015 14:13 IST

    Suriya overwhelmed with eight Tamil National Award wins

    Artistes from Tamil cinema bagged as many as eight awards at the 62nd National Film Awards. And guess who was happy with their wins? Well, of course superstar Suriya.

  • Nora Fatehi
    Mar 27, 2015 13:02 IST

    Nora Fatehi to do an item song in Baahubali

    SS Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali will now have a new song and a new face! Actor Nora Fatehi has been roped in for a special song to feature in the Prabhas and Rana Daggubati starrer.

  • Shruti Hassan
    Mar 27, 2015 12:08 IST

    Shruti Haasan gets legal notice over last minute pull-out

    Actor Shruti Haasan finds herself in a legal wrangle with Picturehouse Media, a leading media and entertainment house, initiating legal proceedings against actor.

  • Uttama Villain: Kamal Haasan in double 'avataram'
    Mar 26, 2015 14:30 IST

    I feel I'm always targeted, says Kamal Haasan

    Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan says he has had to face so many controversies over the years that he feels that trouble follows him and will continue for the remainder of his career.

  • Dhanush
    Mar 26, 2015 13:51 IST

    Dhanush to play a pantry worker in his next

    Playing a non glamorous protagonist is nothing new for Dhanush. If in Aadukalam he played a rooster fighter, audience will soon see him play a railway pantry worker in a yet-untitled next Tamil film, to be directed by Prabhu Solomon.

  • Uttama Villain: Kamal Haasan in double 'avataram'
    Mar 25, 2015 18:00 IST

    Uttama Villain isn't a satire on film industry: Kamal Haasan

    Talking about his ambitious new film Uttama Villain, actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan says the film is the story of an actor, not a 'satire on the film industry'.

  • Mar 25, 2015 17:00 IST

    Going regional: Bollywood's south-ward sojourn

    While some Bollywood actors like Sushmita Sen and Mughda Godse are set to debut in regional films, a few others are making their comeback in the space.

  • Simhaa
    Mar 25, 2015 15:07 IST

    Enthused by National Award win, Simhaa wants do more good work

    Actor Bobby Simhaa, who just won the National Award in the best supporting actor category for his work in Tamil gangster drama Jigarthanda, says he considers this win to be an incentive to keep doing good work.

  • Kaaka Muttai
    Mar 25, 2015 14:00 IST

    Awards galore, but no screens for Tamil films

    Many films win awards at all major festivals, but rarely get any screen space. Tamil films Kaakkaa Muttai and Kutram Kadithal, that won awards at the national awards yesterday, are classic examples.

  • Uthara Unnikrishnan
    Mar 25, 2015 13:02 IST

    Uthara, merely 10 and a National Award winner already!

    Little Uthara's win for her playback song at the National Awards reintroduces and reaffirms in a way the lost magic of melody in Indian film songs, particularly in Tamil cinema.

  • Srijit
    Mar 24, 2015 21:49 IST

    National Awards: Srijit Mukherji wins best director for Chatuskone

    Srijit Mukherji beat Haider filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj to win the best director award for Chotushkone at the 62nd National Film Awards. Chatuskone, which was one of the biggest box-office hits of 2014, won in two more categories.

  • Uttama Villain
    Mar 24, 2015 15:30 IST

    Kamal Hassan's Uttama Villain to open on April 10

    Kamal Hassan-starrer Uttama Villain will open worldwide on April 10, a few days before the Tamil New Year, taking advantage of the long weekend. Also, with the school examinations out of the way, many, many footfalls can be expected in theatres screening the film.