Actor Mala Aravindan is dead

Malayalam film industry's popular comedian Mala Aravindan, who acted in close to 400 films in the last 37 years, died Tuesday morning, his family said. He was 76.

After conquering the screen, Mohanlal steps into music world
After conquering the screen, Mohanlal steps into music world

After scorching the silver screen for more than three decades, superstar Mohanlal is treading into the world of music. He has made it official that his music band would be named Lalisom - The Lal Effect.

Musical tributes for Devarajan master and Arjunan master

Aiming to honour two of the well known music composers of Malayalam film industry - late Devarajan master and Arjunan master, a music programme called `Guruprasadam` will be held here on July 26.

Malayalam film to be launched through crowd funding

In a first such initiative in the Malayalam film industry, a movie `Oraalpokkam`, is being launched through the funding from crowd.

Malayalam artistes all set to perform at film festival

More than 700 artistes from the Malayalam film industry will be taking part in various programmes lined up for the Malayalam film festival that starts tomorrow as part of the celebrations of 100 years of Indian Cinema here.

Ace director Priyadarshan faces `political` heat

Priyadarshan Tuesday drew flak for saying that the Malayalam film industry is in shambles and it doesn`t have any minister to manage it.

Malayalam film industry makes an impressive turn around

Malayalam film industry made a turnaround in 2012 with an annual investment of about Rs 350 crore and release of 128 movies in contrast to sequential flops and losses that crippled the industry in the last few years.

I failed in my first attempt, not my father: Malayalam actor Fahad

Fahad Fazil, the latest heartthrob in the Malayalam film industry, has played down his disastrous debut despite being launched by his illustrious father Fazil in 2001, saying the failure was his and not that of his father.

Women breaking glass ceiling in Malayalam film industry

First Bollywood and now the Malayalam film industry. Women are making inroads in the male-dominated territory of filmmaking, quitting cushy jobs and breaking away from their settled lives to wield the megaphone.