Remembering Rajkumar: 10 Lesser Known Facts About Kannada Superstar
Remembering the thespian on his 88th birth anniversary, here are some little-known facts about the actor:
Google Doodle Honours Kannada Actor Rajkumar on 88th Birth Anniversary
Google's Doodle today had been dedicated to late Kannada actor Rajkumar.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu Is Learning Ancient Martial Art Form Silambam
Samantha Ruth Prabhu on Thursday said she has started learning Silambam, a weapon-based ancient martial arts originating from Tamil Nadu.
Kannada Group Plans to Disrupt Baahubali Press Conference Tomorrow
Actor Sathyaraj's controversial speech – which had anti-Kannada statements - during the Cauvery row a few years back hasn’t gone down well with many.
Happy Birthday Chiyaan Vikram: Dhruva Natchathiram New Teaser is His Perfect Gift
Vikram essays the role of a secret agent.
More Confident About Baahubali 2 Than Baahubali: SS Rajamouli
The filmmaker says the franchise is so huge that no person, including himself, can be bigger than the project.
Kannada Activist Opposes Baahubali 2 Release in the State
The release of Baahubali: The Conclusion in Karnataka is facing trouble as an activist has opposed to the film's screening in the state following actor Sathyaraj's controversial speech during the Cauvery row.
Will Not Think About Image While Selecting Roles: Surabhi Lakshmi
Surabhi Lakshmi won the national film award for best actress for her performance in the Malayalam film Minnaminungu this year.
For Rajamouli, I Would Have Even Spent More Than Four Years on Baahubali: Prabhas
In the franchise, Prabhas plays king Baahubali and his son Shivudu. He spent nearly five years on the project.
Kaatru Veliyidai Movie Review: A Love-Story Far From Common
It’s a destructive love that’s like a clarion call over the roar of fighter jets, a magnetic force that extends beyond borders.
Kannada Bigg Boss Winner Pratham Attempts Suicide Live on Facebook to Teach Colleague a Lesson
On Tuesday night, Pratham popped some sleeping pills live on camera and said this would be his last Facebook interaction.
NTR Releases Jai Lava Kusa Motion Poster on Ram Navami
Jai, Lava and Kusa are the names of NTR's characters in the film. The project is being bankrolled by NTR's brother Kalyanram.
IIFA Utsavam 2017: R Madhavan Thanks Three Women In His Life For Irudhi Suttru Win
Madhavan said he couldn't have pulled off this project sans the support of his wife.
IIFA Utsavam 2017: Charlie, Irudhi Suttru Bag Top Laurels
Madhavan's Tamil sports drama 'Irudhi Suttru' and Dulquer Salmaan-starrer 'Charlie' bagged top awards at the second edition of IIFA Utsavam.
Rajinikanth Thanks Sri Lankan Tamils For Support, Says He'll Meet When Time Is Right
Rajinikanth today thanked Sri Lankan Tamils for their love and affection, days after he cancelled his visit to the island nation following opposition from pro-Tamil outfits.
Arvind Swami Wraps Up Sathuranga Vettai 2 Shoot
The film's shooting has been going in Malaysia over the last couple of weeks.
Ram Gopal Varma Criticises Pawan Kalyan's Latest Film Katamarayudu
Varma went on to blame the actor's fans for "distracting him from real strength".
Baahubali 2: Will the Film's Release Get Stalled in Karnataka?
With just little less than a month left for SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus <em>Baahubali: The Conlcusion</em> to release, the nation is literally counting days to 28th April. But fans in Karnataka are having to deal with a different issue prior to the film’s release.
Crew Members of Rajinikanth's 2.0 Attack Journalists in Chennai
On Wednesday, two photo journalists from The Hindu were attacked by the movie crew around 9:15 AM.
Dhanush Paternity Row: No Identification Marks as Claimed by Elderly Couple
Actor Dhanush was dragged to court by an elderly couple who claimed Dhanush is their son.
Mani Ratnam Extends Gratitude to Indian Armed Forces Via New Film Kaatru Veliyidai
In Kaatru Veliyidai, which is slated for April 7 release, Karthi plays a fighter pilot in the India Air Force.
Khushbu Being Considered for Rajinikanth's Next
To be produced by Dhanush, the project is expected to roll from May.
Baahubali 2: Makers Release New Poster; Reveal Trailer Date
The makers also confirmed that the film will hit the screens worldwide on April 28.
Rajinikanth's Upcoming Tamil Film 2.o Has Almost Been Completed
The film will have a simultaneous release in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi this Diwali.
Popular Dubbing Artiste Shankar Protests Against Dubbed Films in Kannada, Calls It a Fight For Pride
What makes a dubbing artiste hit back at his own daal-roti?
Dhanush, Hansika's Photos Get 'leaked' From RJ's Twitter Account
Private pictures of actors Dhanush, Trisha Krishnan, Hansika Motwani and music composer Aniruddha Ravichander have been leaked from the Twitter handle of singer-RJ Suchitra Karthik Kumar.
Kadamban Trailer: Arya Enthrals Audience With Incredible Stunts
After releasing a striking first look and teaser, the makers have now put out the trailer of Kadamban.
Now Malayalam Movie on LGBT Denied Certification by CBFC
"It is official, Mr. Pahlaj Nihalani (CBFC Chairperson) put the final nail in my coffin," the film's director Jayan Cherian posted on his Facebook account on Thursday.
Glad Akshara is Working with Ajith; He's a Gentleman: Shruti Haasan
Shruti, who considers Ajith to be a "gentleman", had worked with him in 2015 Tamil blockbuster Vedalam.
Baahubali 2 Motion Poster Indicates Just How Epic the Film Is Going to Be
On the occasion of Mahashivratri, Karan Johar tweeted the motion poster of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion and it has got us very excited.
Naga Chaitanya All Set to Make Debut in Tamil Films
Naga Chaitanya will team up with director Karthick Naren for upcoming Tamil horror thriller Naragasooran, marking his debut in the Tamil industry.
Popular Malayalam Actor Baburaj Injured in Knife Attack
Popular on screen villain-turned-character actor Baburaj on Tuesday got injured when a person hacked him with a knife following an argument at his private resort near Munnar.
Very Excited for Baahubali 2: Tamannaah Bhatia
The Indian epic historical fiction film, directed by S.S. Rajamouli, stars Prabhas in the lead.
Ram Charan to Undergo Rural Makeover for Next
After playing a suave khaki-clad hero in Telugu actioner Dhruva, actor-producer Ram Charan will be seen in a fully rural avatar in his next yet-untitled 1980's period love drama, to be directed by Sukumar.
Life Can't Be More Satisfying: Baahubali VFX Supervisor
Working on India's most anticipated film Baahubali: The Conclusion can be nerve-wracking, but for visual effects supervisor R.C Kamalakannan it can't be more satisfying as he's getting to learn and share.
First Teaser of Mani Ratnam's Cheliyaa Featuring Aditi Rao Hydari Is Breathtaking
In a statement, the makers announced on Thursday that the title of the film's Telugu version had been changed to Cheliyaa.
Shankar Dada MBBS to Khaidi No 150: Chiranjeevi's Most Memorable Films
As Chiranjeevi waits for the release of Telugu action-drama Khaidi No 150, which happens after a long hiatus of nine years, we take a trip down memory lane and revisit some of his most unforgettable big screen outings.
Eagerly Look Forward to Post Production of Baahubali 2: SS Rajamouli
The principal shooting of Baahubali: The Conclusion was recently completed.
Prabhas Completes Baahubali 2 Shoot; Team Shares Behind-The-Scenes Photos
While expectations from the much-anticipated <em>Baahubali 2</em> are high, we’ve got some news for all Tollywood fans.
More Nervous As Producer Than Actor: Ram Charan
Amidst the tension around the release of <em>Khaidi No 150</em>, Ram Charan is relishing the success of his latest release <em>Dhruva</em>, which clicked at the box office despite the demonitisation gloom.
Actor Allu Arjun Names Daughter Arha
On his Twitter page on Sunday, Arjun shared the name of his daughter.
Fatherhood Will Happen Soon: Ram Charan Teja
Actor Ram Charan Teja, who has been married to Upasna Kamineni for four years now, says fatherhood will happen soon, but for now, he wants to just enjoy the company of his wife.
I'm One Rajinikanth's Biggest Critics, Says Daughter Aishwarya R Dhanush
Worshipped by his fans across the globe for his antics, superstar Rajinikanth has a critic at home in his own daughter, who feels he goes "over-the-top" in some of his films.
Pawan Kalyan Makes Statements on Cow Slaughter
JanaSena Party chief and mega star Pawan Kalyan who had supported BJP and TDP in 2014 elections took on Twitter to communicate and expose BJP led central government on various issues such as cow slaughter, Rohith Vemula suicide, patriotism, demonetisation and Andhra Pradesh Special status.
Rajinikanth Blesses Dhanush For VIP 2
Rajinikanth graced the first day of the film's shooting.
Akhil Akkineni to Have Destination Wedding in Italy in May
Telugu cine star Nagarjuna's younger son Akhil Akkineni got engaged to his girlfriend of four years Shriya Bhupalon on December 9. He is gearing up for a destination wedding in Italy in the new year.
Baahubali 2: Rana Daggubati Reveals the First Look of King Bhallaladeva
It is a special birthday for Rana Daggubati this year.
Shruti Was Scared to Be Directed by Father Kamal Haasan
Shruti will be seen sharing screen space with Haasan for the first time in Sabaash Naidu.
Rajinikanth Turns 66; No Celebrations Due to Jayalalithaa's Demise
Rajinikanth turned 66 today but there were no birthday bash for the actor on account of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's December 5 demise.
Why Rajinikanth is a Source of Inspiration for His Fans
Today, as Rajinikanth turns a year older, we tell you why the superstar is a perennial source of inspiration for fans and casual observers alike.
Suriya, Rajinikanth Pay Last Respects to Cho Ramaswamy
Superstar Rajinikanth and actors Ajith and Suriya were among the first celebrities from Tamil filmdom to pay homage to well-known actor, playwright and political analyst Cho Ramaswamy, who breathed his last here on Wednesday.
Jayalalithaa the Actor: Films That Mirrored Her Versatility
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa - who was in a critical condition after she suffered a cardiac arrest on December 5 - passed away today.
Dhanush's Power Paandi to Release in April 2017
Dhanush's brother Selvaraghavan guarantees that audiences will fall in love with the film.
Naga Chaitanya 'Not Doing' Telugu Remake of 2 States
According to reports, the Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer will now have a Telugu remake, featuring Chaitanya and his wife-to-be Samantha Ruth Prabhu.
Now Rajyavardhan Rathore Too Knows Why Katappa Killed Baahubali
Union minister of state for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore is the second person to know why Katappa killed Baahubali.
Dhanush's Tamil Film Might Release in February 2017
The film's first-look posters were released on Sunday. Dhanush features in two avatars -- with a beard and in a clean-shaven look as well.
It Takes a Great Team For a Film to Succeed: Tamannaah Bhatia
It has been a phenomenal year so far for actress Tamannaah Bhatia with three back-to-back hits. Thrilled with the response to all her projects, she said the films she has in her kitty will surprise everybody.
Baahubali 2 Video Leaked Online; Graphic Designer Arrested
A 5 minute footage of the film has been doing the rounds of internet.
Akshara Haasan to Shoot Ajith's Next in Bulgaria
Actress Akshara Haasan, who plays an important role in Ajith Kumar-starrer yet-untitled upcoming Tamil spy thriller, will soon join the film's crew in Bulgaria.
Good News! There Will Be More Films Within the Robot Franchise, Confirms Shankar
The second installment will have actor Akshay Kumar playing the antagonist. Amy Jackson also stars in the film.
Rajinikanth Just Shared the First Poster 2.0 And It Has Got Our Hopes High
The trailer is going to be out on 20th November.
Karan Johar to Host Rajinikanth's 2.0 First Look Launch Event
Directed by Shankar, the film is the sequel to 2010 Tamil blockbuster Enthiran.
Couldn't Have Asked for Better Launch: Aadi on Ram Charan-starrer Dhruva
On Thursday, the film's album was released and it has been received well.
Amp Up Safety Standard for Stuntmen Effectively: R Madhavan
Actor R. Madhavan has shown concern towards the two actors who drowned while filming a climax scene for a Kannada film. The actor has requested to "amp up" the safety standards for the stuntmen.
Soundarya Rajinikanth to Direct Dhanush in VIP 2
Soundarya will be directing the sequel.
Criminal Act By Producer, Action Director: Sonu Sood Reacts to Kannada Stunt Mishap
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood said that the recent incident of two actors who lost their lives while attempting a stunt was a result of irresponsible attitude of the filmmakers.
Kannada Stunt Mishap: Long Ill-treated Stuntmen Say No More 'Adjusting'
The deaths of two Kannada actors while executing a stunt while shooting for the film Maastigudi has blown the lid off the condition of stuntmen in an industry that has increasingly become uncaring.
Kannada Stunt Mishap: Bodies of The Actors yet to Be Recovered
The actors’ stunned families are wondering who will take responsibility for the obvious negligence and recklessness with which the shooting was taken up.
Mani Ratnam to Shoot Kaatru Veliyidai Song in Europe
A.R. Rahman is composing the music for the film, which has cinematography by Ravi Varman.
Kamal Haasan Turns 62; Requests Fans to Not Celebrate
Kamal Haasan turned 62 today, but there were no celebrations by the actor's fans following his plea against any revelry.
Kamal Haasan's Most Underrated Performances Till Date
As the actor turns a year older, we look at some of his unknown films which were great in their own right but went unnoticed.
Would Love to do a Biopic on Jayalalithaa: Trisha Krishnan
n an exclusive, wide-ranging interview to CNN News 18, she talks about her latest movie, stalking being promoted in films, plans to enter the food business .
Kamal Haasan and Gautami Part Ways After 13 Years
Gautami Tadimalla on Tuesday announced she was separating from veteran star Kamal Haasan.
Veteran Tamil Actor Sivakumar's Painting Expo Features 100 Paintings
A three-day painting exhibition by veteran Tamil actor Sivakumar was inaugurated today at Lalit Kala Academi here by eminent artist Aphonoso Das.
31st October Movie Review: It Lacks Emotional Depth
While the film manages to capture the unabated violence convincingly, and the efforts that stranded Sikh families to save their lives and a few Hindu families extending help, the impact doesn’t come across too strongly.
Vivek Oberoi's Tamil Debut With Ajith's Next
Being directed by Siva, the film features Ajith as an Interpol agent, and the film also stars Kajal Aggarwal and Akshara Haasan in the lead.
Tamil Director Says Will Continue Fight For Release of Film on Killed LTTE TV Anchor Isaipriya
Isaipriya, a Sri Lankan Tamil journalist for the rebel Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, was killed during the final days of the Sri Lankan Civil War in 2009.
Rana Daggubati Dubs for Tom Hanks
Rana Daggubati has lent his voice for the character of Robert Langdon, essayed by Oscar-winning star Tom Hanks, for the Telugu dubbed version of Inferno.
Amitabh Bachchan Liked My Script: Resul Pookutty
Academy Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty is all set to turn director and has approached megastar Amitabh Bachchan for his debut project.
Rajinikanth Resumes Shoot for Shankar's 2.O
Rajinikanth resumed shooting for the film earlier this week.
A Matter of Pride, Honour: R Madhavan on Irudhi Suttru Being Selected for Tokyo International Film Festival
In a free-wheeling chat, Madhavan talks about his latest hit, new projects, his movie Rang De Basanti being a catalyst for the political movement in the country and a lot more.
As a Fan of Eega, I Want a Sequel: Nani
In the critically-acclaimed 2012 film, Nani returns as a fly to avenge his killers and protect his girlfriend.
Ghazi Release Date? Itâs February 2017
The film is based on the true incidents on the mysterious sinking of PNS Ghazi, a Pakistan submarine during the Indo-Pak 1971 war.
Tokyo Film Fest Honour for Irudhi Suttru Special: Sudha
Director Sudha Kongara's last Tamil directorial Irudhi Suttrua, which stars R. Madhavan in the lead, has been selected for 29th Tokyo International Film Festival. She believes such an honour so early on in her career is very special.
Allu Arjun, Lingusami Team Up For a Bilingual
Actor Allu Arjun and filmmaker N. Lingusami are set to team up for a yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual project, the makers have announced.
Irumugan Inching Close to Rs 100 Crore Mark
Shankar-directed I was the first Vikram film to have entered the Rs 100 crore club.
Excited to Reunite With Mundasupatti Director: Vishnu Vishal
Currently busy wrapping up Tamil drama Maaveran Kittu, Vishnu has also announced his second film production.
Excitement That Mahesh Babu's Presence Creates in Chennai is Astonishing: Santosh Sivan
Having gone on the floors last month in Hyderabad, the team has shifted here to shoot important action sequences in a specially erected set in the EVP world.
N Padmakumar's A Billion Colour Story Selected For Busan, London Film Fest
While the Busan Film Festival is scheduled from October 6 to 15, BFI London Film Festival will run from October 5 to 16.
Priyadarshan's Tamil Film on AIDS Enters Final Round for Golden Globes
Produced by Vijay and Ganesh, the lead actor in the film is popular south Indian actor Prakash Raj.
Tarun Arora's Character in Khaidi No 150 Inspired by Vijay Mallya?
Tarun's role was originally played by Neil Nitin Mukesh.
Sakshi Plays a Neelambari-Inspired Character in Jaikira Kuthirai
Unlike Neelambari, Sakshi's character doesn't have a negative shade.
Pawan Kalyan's Katamarayudu to Roll from September 20
The film is being jointly bankrolled by Pawan along with close friend Sharrath Marar.
Taapsee Pannu to Screen Pink For Southern Counterparts
Directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, the film also stars megastar Amitabh Bachchan.
Mahesh Babu Plays An Intelligence Officer in His Next
The project, which is being shot as a bonafide bilingual, marks the first time collaboration of Mahesh and AR Murugadoss.
Jyo Achyutananda Review: The Film Is Well-Written and Light-Hearted
Avasarala isn’t an ordinary filmmaker; hence, he’s done a commendable job.
Rajinikanth Watches Mohanlal's Oppam at a Special Show
Legend watches legend perform.
Vikram's Inkokkadu Set For Wide Release in the US
Also starring Nayanthara and Nithya Menen, the film is produced by Thameens Films.
Will Be Starstruck: Priyadarshi on Mahesh Babu's Project
Actor Priyadarshi Pullikonda, who will be playing the role of superstar Mahesh Babu's friend in an upcoming, yet-untitled Telugu-Tamil bilingual project, says he will be starstruck working alongside the latter and rubbing shoulders with director A.R. Murugadoss and cinematographer Santosh Sivan.
Suriya to Team Up With Director Vignesh Shivan For Next
The Tamil project, which happens to be Suriya's 35th film, is expected to go on the floors next month.
Tamannaah Bhatia, Simbu to Share Screen Space in Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan
Produced by Michael Rayappan, the film will have music by Yuvan Shankar Raja.
Vikram Dubs in Telugu For Inkokkadu
In US, Inkokkadu is being released via popular distribution company CineGalaxy Inc.
Janatha Garage Mints Rs 50 Cr In Its Opening Weekend
Directed by Siva Koratala, the film also stars Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen.
Have Acquired Remake Rights of a Hollywood Film: Manikandan
Unwilling to share more information, he said he will work on this project after he wraps up <em>Kadaisi Vivasayi</em>.
Kidaari Movie Review: Sasikumar's Film Makes for an Interesting Watch
Kidaari is a fine example of a dog-eat-dog world
Birthday Special: Why Powerstar Pawan Kalyan is Telugu Cinema's Most Bankable Actor
Today, as Pawan celebrates his birthday, we revisit some of his most significant big screen outings.
Title of Pawan Kalyan's New Film Announced on His 46th Birthday
The film's shooting, which commenced last month and was subsequently delayed due to the actor's political commitments, will resume from this month.
Malayalam Actor Sreejith Ravi in Police Custody For Misbehaving With Minor Girls
The actor was taken into custody after a group of school girls alleged that he exposed himself before them, which has been denied by him.
8 Kannada Movies to Be Released Tomorrow
According to Kannada film industry, eight movies releasing simultaneously on a single day is an all time record.
Waited For Five Months to be Part of Bejoy Nambiar's Film: Harshvardhan Rane
The film, which will also feature Dhanush, was reportedly to go on floors from August, but now has been shelved for some time now.
Kumari 21F to Be Remade in Kannada
Telugu filmmaker Sukumar, who bankrolled the original, will co-produce the remake along with G. Sridhar and A. Sampath Kumar.
Want to Star in the Biopic on My Grandfather: Jr NTR
As much as actor Jr. NTR aspires to star in the biopic on his legendary grandfather Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR), he feels it will be extremely challenging to replicate the persona of the celebrated actor and politician onscreen.
Prasanna's Role in Thupparivaalan? Not an Antagonist
The project marks the reunion of Mysskin and Prasanna after eight years. The duo last worked in Tamil thriller Anjaathe.
Thani Oruvan Clocks One Year, Director Overwhelmed
The project will also be remade in Bengali with Prosenjit Chatterjee and Jeet.
Jayam Ravi Expected to be Part of Sanghamitra
To be made on a budget of Rs 350 crore, the project is being bankrolled by Thenandal Films.
Happy Birthday Akkineni Nagarjuna: Why He is a Force to Reckon With
During his nearly three-decade-long association with Indian cinema, Akkineni Nagarjuna has established himself as a force to reckon with, courtesy his good looks, well built physique and above all sincere performances.
Shruti Haasan to Lend her Voice for Tamannaah
Shruti Haasan has reportedly been roped in to croon a special song for Tamannaah Bhatia in the upcoming Tamil comedy Kathi Sandai, which stars Vishal.
Meendum Oru Kadhal Kathai Review: The Film Is Like Eating One-Week Old Bonda
It almost seems like we’re made to watch a school play on national integrity.
Dwaraka Revolves Around My Role: Pooja Jhaveri
Actress Pooja Jhaveri says that her role in upcoming Telugu romantic-drama Dwaraka, which stars Vijay Deverakonda in the lead, gave her lot of scope to perform.
We Need to Look at the Sedition Law: Ramya
Kannada actress-politician Ramya, in the eye of a storm after a sedition case was slapped against her for stating that Pakistan is not hell, is unfazed.
My Approach Towards Career Will Change Post Chuttalabbayi: Aadi
Actor Aadi, who promised himself to attempt something different in his career post the release of his latest Telugu outing Chuttalabbayi, is contemplating the idea of doing a realistic sports-based film.
Ram Gopal Verma Apologises to Chiranjeevi Fans For Mocking Khaidi No 150
Khaidi No. 150 is an upcoming Telugu action drama featuring Chiranjeevi and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles and marks the filmstar-politicians comeback to acting after nine years.
Arya to Play the Villain in The Great Father
The project also stars Tamil actress Sneha, who is making a comeback after being away on a maternity break.
Suriya's Singam 3 Team to Head to Malaysia
Directed by Hari, the project also stars Shruti Haasan and Anushka Shetty in the lead.
Music is an Integral Part of My Life: Karan Hariharan
Debutant Karan Hariharan, son of popular singer Hariharan, may have chosen to be an actor, but he says music can't be separated from his life as it has an integral part to play in it.
Silly to Have Advertised My Chevalier Award: Kamal Haasan
pon being chosen for the award, Haasan said he'd like to dedicate it to his admirers and audiences.
Motion Poster of Chiranjeevi's 150th Film Is Out
The Telugu actor, who turned producer for his fathers film, is going all out to ensure the superstars 150th film is remembered by the audience for a long time to come.
Sonu Sood's First Production 2 in 1 to Release on October 7
Sonu Sood's maiden production 2 in 1, which has been directed by Tamil filmmaker AL Vijay, will hit theatres on October 7.
Happy Birthday Chiranjeevi: 10 of His Most Unforgettable Big Screen Outings
If you are a fan of Telugu cinema then Chiranjeevi is a name that would need no introduction.
Kamal Haasan Dedicates Chevalier Award to His Admirers, Audience
Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Sunday said he would like to dedicate the Chevalier award de L'Ordre Arts et Letters, conferred by the French government, to his admirers and audience.
Kamal Haasan to be Conferred French Award
Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan is all set to be awarded the Chevalier de L'Ordre Arts et Letters (The Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) by the French government, as part of France's premiere award.
Babu Bangaram Review: Venkatesh Is Gold, but the Film Is Not
While Maruthi gets a stiff thumb, Venkatesh gets a thumbs-up for Babu Bangaram.
Happy Birthday Mahesh Babu: 6 of His Unforgettable Performances
Today, as Mahesh celebrates his birthday, we present before you some of his most successful big screen outings.
Veteran Actress Jyothi Lakshmi Passes Away at 63
Popular southern actress Jyothi Lakshmi passed away here on Tuesday at age 63.
Filmmaker Hari to Begin Saamy 2 After Vikram's Garuda
Director Hari is gearing up to start working on the sequel to his 2003 Tamil blockbuster Saamy.
Rekka Team to Shoot in Bangkok
Being directed by Rathina Shiva, Rekka also stars Kishore, Kabir Duhan Singh and Harish Uthaman in important roles.
Persian Cat to play Lead in Tamil film Meow
Calling it the perfect comedy thriller for youngsters and family audiences, Palanisamy feels that post the release of Meow, people will develop a special love for cats.
Box Office Pressure? Never Let It Burden Me: Allu Sirish
Actor Allu Sirish, nephew of megastar Chiranjeevi, says he never gets deterred by the pressure of a good box-office opening despite hailing from the family that is popular for setting and breaking records at ticket counters.
Director Vijay Breaks Silence Over Divorce with Amala Paul
Vijay and Amala got married on June 12, 2014.
Kamal Haasan Discharged from Hospital
Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who was under medical care at a private hospital here over the last couple of weeks due to a leg injury, was discharged on Friday.
Rana Daggubati, Prakash Raj to be Seen in Retro Look
Southern film actors Rana Daggubati and Prakash Raj will be seen in retro avatar for an upcoming television commercial of a Delhi-based brand.
I'd Love to do an Action-based Film: Angana Roy
The film's story unfolds within a span of seven days.
Here's What Kajal Aggarwal's Role Will Be In Ajith Kumar's Next
Tipped to be a spy thriller, predominant portions of the film will be shot abroad.
Was Supposed to Start My Acting Career With a Malayalam Film: Priya Anand
Actress Priya Anand says she would love to dub in her own voice for her upcoming Malayalam debut film Ezra, which features Prithviraj Sukumaran in the lead. It is currently on the floors.
'Pelli Choopulu' Review: This Romantic Comedy Is Very Addictive
'Pelli Choopulu' starts off with the stories of two individuals whose approach to life is as different as chalk and cheese.
A Week After Mega Release of Kabali, Team Claims Huge Success, But Some Disagree
The makers of Rajnikanth-starrer Kabali say the film has grossed over Rs 330 crore in the first week in a record-breaking world-wide release across thousands of screens.
Arjun's First Ever Salt-And-Pepper Look in 'Nibunan' is Out
For the first time in his career, southern actor Arjun will be seen sporting a salt-and-pepper look in the upcoming Tamil-Kannada bilingual investigative thriller Nibunan.
Rajinikanth Thanks Fans as Kabali Mints Over Rs 200 Crore
Directed by Pa. Ranjith, Kabali narrates the story of a gangster's shot at redemption and how he fights for equal pay rights for Tamils in Malaysia.
Cinema Not a Place for Competition: Sobhita Dhulipala
Actress Sobhita Dhulipala, best known for her debut performance in Anurag Kashyap's "Raman Raghav 2.0", believes cinema is not a platform to compete with one another.
Working with Brahmanandam a Dream Come True: Kavita Radheshyam
Also starring Deepti Sati, Jagapathi Babu, Sampath Raj and Aditya Menon, the film is gearing up for October release.
Kabali Box Office Report: Rajinikanth-starrer Mints $2 mn from North America Premieres
Released in nearly 5000 screens worldwide, the film narrates the tale of a gangster's shot at redemption and how he fights for equal pay rights for Tamils in Malaysia.
Celebrate Kabali Success With These Hilarious Rajinikanth Jokes
The film, which also features Radhika Apte and Dhansika in key roles, has set the cash registers ringing at the Box Office.
Watch: Inside the Special Kabali Flight That Took Fans From Bengaluru to Chennai
CNN News18 got exclusive footage from the inside of the special 'Kabali' flight.
Kabali Review: Ranjith's Directorial Venture is Rajinikanth's Jackpot
Can't keep calm, because it is 'Kabali' day!
Madras HC Declines to Restrain 'Kabali' Release
Justice MM Sundresh dismissed the interim application filed by the firm, Sukra Films, declining to stall the release of the movie.
Working With Rajinikanth in 'Kabali' Was Amazing: Radhika Apte
Radhika Apte speaks about her experience of working with superstar Rajinikanth in 'Kabali'.
Prabhas Excited Over China Outing of 'Baahubali'
The SS Rajamouli directorial, which bagged two honours, including Best Feature Film at the 63rd National Awards this year, will release in China on Friday.
Dhanush Croons for Telugu Film 'Thikka'
Dhanush is currently shooting for Tamil gangster drama 'Vada Chennai'.
Happy to Share That My Family is Growing a Little Bigger: Allu Arjun
Arjun, who was last seen in Telugu blockbuster 'Sarrainodu', will next be seen in a yet-untitled project with director Harish Shankar.
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' Will Have a Record Release in Kerala
Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is releasing the film in Kerala.
In a First, Bengaluru Five Star Hotels to Screen 'Kabali'
But the Karnataka film chamber has raised objections to this.
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' Hasn't Leaked Online, Team Quashes Rumours
Rajinikanth's fans were shocked to find reports which claimed that nearly 30 minutes of the film were leaked online.
Women's Commission Issues Notice To 'Kasba' Makers, Mammootty
The film has landed in a controversy with Kerala Women's Commission today issuing notices to the actor, the movie's director and producer for some scenes and dialogues allegedly portraying women in a poor light.
Disharmony in the Family Affects Creativity: Priyadarshan
Priyadarshan, who hails from here, but is settled in Chennai was in the capital city to finish the dubbing of his upcoming Mohanlal starrer 'Oppam'.
Rajinikanth, Daughter Aishwarya Visits Satchidananda Ashram in Virginia
The 65-year old actor left for the US nearly a month ago. He's believed to return to India later this week, according to a source.
'Kalyana Samayal Saadham' Hindi Remake Not Shelved
R.S Prasanna, who helmed the original, will direct the remake as well.
Rana Daggubati Joins Haritha Haram Campaign
Rana is currently busy filming the climax portion of 'Baahubali 2', which is slated to hit the screens next year.
'Dhillukku Dhuddu' Review: It Is a Poor Horror Comedy
Horror comedies need a new life.
Allu Aravind is Proud of Son Allu Arjun
Producer Allu Aravind is proud of his son Allu Arjun, whose latest Telugu outing 'Sarrainodu' has emerged as the highest grossing film in the actor's career and among the biggest hits in Telugu filmdom.
Pawan Kalyan, Suriya, Prithviraj Join Hands for Mumbai Film Fest
The event is organised by the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI).
Watch: Mohanlal-NTR Jr's 'Janatha Garage' Looks Gripping
The wait is finally over!
Mani Ratnam's Next Film Featuring Aditi Rao Hydari to Roll From July 8
Starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari, the film will have music by AR Rahman.
'Jackson Durai' Review: A Comedy Without Any Horror
'Jackson Durai' begins as a comedy and also ends up as a comedy. Just that Dharani Dharan’s horror elements do not find a place in the film.
Release of Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' might get postponed
Directed by Pa. Ranjith, the film features Rajinikanth as a don who fights for Tamils in Malaysia.
Samuthirakani Wants to Make 'Appa' in 12 Languages
It was while working on Anbazhagan-directed 2012 Tamil film 'Sattai' that Samuthirakani had penned the story of Appa.
Viswant Finds 'Manamantha' co-star Mohanlal Both Humble, Supportive
Actor Viswant, who has shared screen space with Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in upcoming Telugu drama 'Manamantha', describes the experience of working with the veteran as his career-high moment.
Simple Match-Making Process Worked: Krish on Engagement
Telugu film director Krish is getting married to a doctor, Ramya Velaga, in August.
Nagarjuna's Son Akhil Akkineni Quashes Engagement Rumours
Akhil, who dotes on his parents, says he would do nothing to offend them. Apparently, the girls' parents insisted Akhil introduces her to his parents.
Ilayaraja Set For Five-City Concert In US
Come September, legendary composer Ilayaraja will perform live at five cities across the US.
Art Is a Very Difficult Business: SS Rajamouli
At a time when the demand for bilingual and dubbed versions of films is at an all-time high in Indian cinema, ace filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli of ‘Baahubali: The Beginning’ fame, says it's only feasible to release those films in multiple languages which have a universal human connect.
Art Director Rajeevan Turns Producer
Popular art director Rajeevan, known for working on Tamil films such as ‘Kaakha Kaakha’ and ‘Vettaiyaadu Villayadu’, will be debuting as a producer with director Suseenthiran's next yet-untitled Tamil project.
Regina Plays To Play a Ghost in 'Nenjam Marappathillai'
Also starring Nandita Swetha, the film is gearing up for release this August.
'Gentleman' Review: The Nani Starrer Entertains Well
Nani has chosen an excellent story to experiment with.
Mohanlal's Next 'Oppam' To Be Released In September
Produced by Antony Perumbavoor, the film also features Samuthirakani, Vimala Raman, Anusree, Nedumudi Venu and Mamukkoya.
Rajamouli Never Gets Tired of Being Asked, 'Katappa Ne Baahubali Ko Kyun Maara?'
Rajamouli says he and the makers encounters this question every day and it never tires them.
'Baahubali 2' Team Begins Filming Climax Portion
The film is scheduled for an April 2017 release.
I'm Now Directing 'Sabash Naidu', Confirms Kamal Haasan
Kamal Haasan has confirmed filling in for "extremely ill" T.K. Rajeev Kumar, the original director of 'Sabash Naidu'.
Family Members Are Better Judges Than CBFC: SS Rajamouli
A censor board panel of mere six people cannot decide what 130 crore people of India should watch and what not, popular filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli said in the wake of the ongoing controversy over certification of the film ‘Udta Punjab’.
SJ Suryah To Play Antagonist In Mahesh Babu's Next
The film, which will be made on a budget of Rs. 90 crore, reportedly features Parineeti Chopra as the leading lady.
Vijay Sethupathi, Madonna Reunite For KV Anand's Film
In a statement, the film's makers AGS Entertainment confirmed that the two is reuniting for their project.
No Audio Launch For Rajinikanth's 'Kabali'
Santosh Narayanan has composed the music for the film, which has been directed by Pa. Ranjith.
Ashwin Saravanan's Next is a Drama-Based Script
Director Ashwin Saravanan, who made a splash last year with Nayanthara-starrer Tamil horror-thriller ‘Maya’, will next direct a subject that he considers very personal.
Nithiin's 'A...Aa' Is Smashing Box-Office Records In US
Produced by S Radha Krishna, the film has music by Mickey J Meyer.
Director Vikram Kumar Gets Engaged To Sound Designer Srinidhi Venkatesh
Filmmaker Vikram Kumar, best known for helming Suriya-starrer Tamil thriller ‘24’, got engaged to 27-year old sound designer Srinidhi Venkatesh on Sunday at a private ceremony here.
Tough To Bag Good Roles In A Male-Dominated Industry: Angana Roy
Angana's latest Telugu release is ‘Sri Sri’, which released in cinemas today.
Naga Chaitanya's 'Premam' To Be Released On August 12
Directed by Chandoo Mondeti, the film also stars Shruti Haasan, Anupama Parameswaran and Madonna Sebastian.
Allu Arjun Gears Up For A Vacation In Turkey
Actor Allu Arjun, who is basking in the success of latest Telugu blockbuster ‘Sarrainodu’, will jet off on a holiday to Turkey this weekend. "It will be a week-long trip with his family.
Aishwarya Rajesh Gears Up For Malayalam Debut
National Award-winning Tamil film ‘Kaaka Muttai’ fame Aishwarya Rajesh is on a roll.
Response To 'Thithi' Has Been Huge, Says Director Raam Reddy
After watching his Kannada movie, Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has sent out not just one, but four tweets to call it a must see film. Another famous filmmaker Anurag Kashyap says that he is “jealous” of the success and talent of him. The legendary director of the 1972 movie ‘The Godfather’ Francis Ford Coppola called it one of the best films.
Shruti Haasan Set For 'Sabaash Naidu' Shoot
Also starring Ramya Krishnan, Roger Narayanan and Saurabh Shukla, the film has music by maestro Ilayaraja.