Balachander showing signs of improvement: Actor Vivekh
Balachander showing signs of improvement: Actor Vivekh

Actor Vivekh, who visited veteran director K. Balachander Wednesday at a hospital here, said the auteur is showing signs of improvement.

Unusual screenplay will be highlight of 'Kalam'

Debut director Robert Raj says the unusual screenplay of upcoming Tamil suspense thriller "Kalam", which is set against the backdrop of a house, will be one of its highlights.

Glad Kiran Bedi accepted my invitation: Perarasu

Retired Indian Police Service officer and social activist Kiran Bedi Wednesday made a quiet appearance at the audio launch of Tamil film "Tihar" here. The film's director Perarasu is extremely happy that she accepted his invitation and graced the occasion.

Satish Kaushik in Bala's 'Tharai Thappattai'?

Bollywood actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik, who was recently raved for his performance in Nagesh Kukunoor's "Lakshmi", has landed an important role in Bala Pazhanisaamy's upcoming Tamil film "Tharai Thappattai".

Tamil film director C Rudhraiya passes away

Tamil film director C Rudraiya died here today after a brief illness.

Dubbed Telugu version of 'Vidiyum Munn' to release soon
Dubbed Telugu version of 'Vidiyum Munn' to release soon

 Debutant Balaji K Kumar-directed Tamil thriller "Vidiyum Munn", which has been dubbed in Telugu as "Oka Ratrilo Iddarammayilu", is being readied for release in the language soon.

Manish Malhotra styling Sridevi for Tamil film
Manish Malhotra styling Sridevi for Tamil film

Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra, whose creations have been flaunted by Bollywood stars like Kareena Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra, is now styling for his “favourite” Sridevi for a Tamil film.

'Thoppi' a film close to my heart: Raksha Raj
'Thoppi' a film close to my heart: Raksha Raj

 Debutant Raksha Raj is excited to be making her cinematic debut with upcoming Tamil drama "Thoppi", which she describes as a film close to her heart.

'Life of Pi' inspired me to use Dolby Atmos in 'Kayal': Director
'Life of Pi' inspired me to use Dolby Atmos in 'Kayal': Director

Filmmaker Prabhu Solomon, who describes his upcoming Tamil romantic-drama "Kayal" as a "sound film", said it was Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" that inspired him to use Dolby Atmos sound technology.

Scripts choose me, not vice versa: Dinesh

Actor Dinesh, who has proved his mettle in unique Tamil films such as "Attakathi" and "Cuckoo", says scripts choose him and he never goes in search of them.

No remake of 'Kaththi' in Telugu
No remake of 'Kaththi' in Telugu

Vijay-starrer Tamil actioner "Kaththi", which has turned out to be a blockbuster, won't have a Telugu remake as the makers have decided to have a dubbed release instead.

Ajith Kumar's Royal Enfield look makes 'Yennai Arindhaal' trend
Ajith Kumar's Royal Enfield look makes 'Yennai Arindhaal' trend

New Delhi: More popularly known in the world of social media as 'Thala 55', because of the fame of its leading star Ajith Kumar, upcoming Tamil film 'Yennai Arindhaal' has already captured the hearts of the audience.

Watch: 'Kaththi' trailer launched, creates sensation on Twitter
Watch: 'Kaththi' trailer launched, creates sensation on Twitter

The trailer for the upcoming movie, 'Kaththi' was launched today on Youtube and it has taken social media by storm. 

Sriya Reddy celebrates Diwali with Theni residents

Actress Sriya Reddy, who has been shooting in southern Tamil Nadu's Theni area for her upcoming Tamil comedy "Andaava Kanom", decided to celebrate this year's Diwali in advance with the people in the locality since she's been moved by their warmth.

Ten Tamil films lined up for release Friday
Ten Tamil films lined up for release Friday

The Tamil box office usually witnesses a maximum of four releases every week, but a record 10 releases are slated to hit the screens Friday. It's not a healthy trend, says a trade expert.

'Sigaram Thodu' - scales new heights
'Sigaram Thodu' - scales new heights

Dhanush's "Vella Illa Pattathari" was perhaps the last best commercially entertaining film in Tamil, and now Now, Gaurav's "Sigaram Thodu", which has its share of flaws, still deserves to be counted as the next best commercial entertainer.

Makuta offers VFX expertise for Vikram's 'I'

Visual effects company Makuta, popular for its work in Telugu films such as "Magadheera", "Eega" and upcoming "Baahubali", have offered their services for Vijay's next.

Siddharth turns singer again for 'Enakkul Oruvan'
Siddharth turns singer again for 'Enakkul Oruvan'

Actor Siddharth, who occasionally sings in his films, has crooned a track in upcoming Tamil thriller 'Enakkul Oruvan', and there's a reason why it's "special".

Neil Nitin Mukesh dubs for Tamil film, 'Kaththi'
Neil Nitin Mukesh dubs for Tamil film, 'Kaththi'

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, who plays a villain in Tamil film "Kaththi", has dubbed in his own voice. He says it was tough, but a learning experience.

Adil Hussain makes Tamil debut with 'Yatchan'
Adil Hussain makes Tamil debut with 'Yatchan'

 Actor Adil Hussain, popular for his role in 'Ishqiya' and 'English Vinglish', will make his Tamil debut with upcoming actioner 'Yatchan'. He describes his role as an "interesting challenge".