Interacted with real rowdies for `Jigarthanda` role: Simhaa

Actor Simhaa, who impressed audiences with his performance in films such as "Soodhu Kavvum" and "Neram", says he interacted with real-life rowdies to prepare for his role in forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama "Jigarthanda".

Five in six months: Tamil films that impressed

The going has not been great so far for the Tamil film industry, especially with big-budget, star-studded films falling like nine pins at the box office. But offbeat films with out-of-the-box content such as `Soodhu Kavvum` made by aspiring, mostly first-time filmmakers, kept the footfalls going in theatres.

`Neram` heads to Bollywood

Debutant director Alphonse Putharen, who impressed with his simple yet quirky narration in Tamil-Malayalam bilingual ‘Neram’, will soon remake the film in Hindi.

`Neram` - gem of Tamil cinema

`Neram` tops a list of films that come once in a while to make us believe that Tamil cinema is not dead.