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The shooting of Thalapathy 63 is underway in the outskirts of Chennai at EVP Film City and the makers are shooting at a rapid pace to make the film hit the screens for Diwali 2019 as planned. The women's team is said to be headed by Meyaadha Maan fame Indhuja, while Reba Monica John is also a part of the team. We have now got some more exciting details about the new additions in the film. The young and budding actress Varsha Bollamma of 96 fame will be seen in Thalapathy 63. Varsha played the role of Vijay Sethupathi's photography student who had a memorable role to portray.
The official teaser of #YogiBabu’s #Gurkha is unveiled now. Check out the video to know more about the teaser. Gurkha is an upcoming Indian Tamil comedy drama thriller film written and directed by Sam Anton. The film stars Yogi Babu, Elyssa Erhadt and a dog in pivotal roles. The film is produced by Sam Anton himself with his production banner 4 Monkeys Studios and editing is handled by Ruben.
Kaappaan marks the third collaboration of KV Anand and Suriya after Ayan and Maattrraan, and will have Suriya playing an NSG commando and a protector of the nation and the Prime minister played by Mohanlal. The movie also stars Sayyeshaa, Arya, Samuthirakani, Boman Irani and many others. Recently, KV Anand shot a song sequence featuring Suriya and Sayyeshaa in the exotic locations of Java, in Indonesia, choreographed by Shobi. KV Anand has always been known for his knack of showcasing unseen serene locations in a breathtaking manner in songs in movies, and Kaappaan will be no exception. Kaappaan is scheduled to release on August 30
Director Saravanan, who is also a journalist and had also directed the movie Kathukutty with Naren, has shared about a kind-hearted gesture of actor Sivakarthikeyan on his Twitter handle. Two days back, the director had made a tweet about a girl named Sahana who had recovered from the impact caused by the disastrous Gaja cyclone, and had scored 524 out of 600 marks in plus 2, and had requested people to contribute for her medical education.
One of the most intriguing episodes ever in Tamil cinema is the relationship between legendary superstar MGR and the iconic character actor M.R. Radha. The most talked about the incident that has multiple versions is Radha shooting MGR with a pistol which resulted in the latter losing his original voice. An authentic biography of M.R. Radha is in the works to be produced by his daughter Radhika Sarathkumar under the banner Radaan Media Works and directed by his grandson Ike. Simbu has been roped in to play MR Radha while Arvind Swamy will be donning the role of MGR. The official announcement of the project and the rest of the cast and crew is expected in the coming weeks.
#Vijay starrer Thalapathy 63 is currently being shot in Chennai, and the movie directed by Atlee and produced by AGS Entertainment is being shot in a brisk pace. With every update from the team and news about the movie creating sensation, a shocking update has arrived from the sets of #Thalapathy63. A fatal accident has happened on the sets of Thalapathy 63, severely injuring an electrician in the sets. Following this he was heavily injured and was rushed to a private hospital, and Thalapathy Vijay himself rushed to the hospital to enquire on his health condition.
Rajinikanth recently invited Karthik Subbaraj to his house and had a long discussion with him which led to speculation of the two joining hands once again. According to sources Thalaivar has asked the Jigarthanda director to come up with a script for his son-in-law Vishagan who is an upcoming actor. He also indicated that he might work with the young director again once he wraps up the Vishagan movie.
Sandra Amy and Prajin Padmanabhan, one of the most celebrated couples on Tamil TV, are blessed with twin baby girls on March 25, 2019. Prajin has confirmed the news. The proud dad added that Sandra and the babies are doing well.
Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Sathyabrata Sahoo has ordered action against the polling officials in Chennai who allowed actor Sivakarthikeyan to vote on April 18, when his name was not on the electoral roll.
Superstar #Rajnikanth, who had scored a thumping success earlier this year with Petta has now moved on to his next, #Darbar. Directed by AR Murugadoss, Darbar was launched before two weeks and the team had been canning shots featuring the Superstar, who plays a police officer in the movie after two decades. Today, the film's lead actress #Nayanthara, who had been shooting for Thalapathy 63, has joined the shooting of Darbar and scenes featuring Superstar Rajnikanth and the Lady Superstar are expected to be shot.
Actor Suriya is having an impressive lineup of films, as his next release NGK, the political thriller directed by critically acclaimed director Selvaraghavan has been announced as a May 31 release, and his 37th movie Kaappaan directed by Ayan and Maattrraan maker KV Anand has been scheduled to release on August 30. Suriya had recently begun shooting for his 38th movie Soorarai Pottru directed by Sudha Kongara. The hot news is that Suriya will team up with director Siva who is fresh from the success of his blockbuster Thala Ajith starrer Viswasam for his 39th movie, and this movie, tentatively referred to as Suriya39 is expected to be a mass family entertainer produced by Studio Green.
13-year-old Hrithik on Sunday emerged as the winner of singing reality show Super Singer Junior Season 6. He received a trophy and a house worth Rs 50 lakh. Soorya and Poovaiyar came in the second and third place, respectively.
Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi has teamed up with director SP Jhananthan, known for his socially relevant movies like E, Peranmai, etc, after their first collaboration in the 2015 flick Purampokku Engira Pothuvudamai, for a new movie titled as Laabam. Laabam is produced by director Aarumuga Kumar's 7Cs Entertainment and Vijay Sethupathi productions, and the team has begun shooting in Ambasamudram today with a formal pooja ceremony. The movie is said to be revolving around agriculture and will deliver a social message
Grand movie maker Shankar has been known for his big-budget extravaganzas on screen, be it Anniyan, Indian or the recently released Superstar Rajinikanth starrer 2.0 and has been one of the most successful directors of Tamil cinema industry. Today, top directors of Tamil cinema industry joined hands and celebrated Shankar's twenty-five years in films, in a get-together event organized by director Mysskin at his office, and Directors Sasi, Gautham Menon, Balaji Sakthivel, Maniratnam, Ezhil, Atlee, Lingusamy, Vasantha Balan, Pandiraj and Mohan Raja were present in the event.
The popular TV show Bigg Boss Tamil's season 3 will start off soon and fans are very excited about it. According to the latest report, the show will be hosted by none other than Nayanthara in Colors Tamil. Colours Tamil took to their official Twitter account to tease about the same.
Actress Keerthy Suresh, has been extremely popular in Tamil and Telugu film industries, with movies alongside top heroes like Thalapathy Vijay, Siva Karthikeyan, Pawan Kalyan and huge hits like Mahanati where she played the legendary actress Savithri. The actress is next all set to maker her debut in Bollywood, and the movie is produced by Boney Kapoor, who is currently producing Thala Ajith starrer Ner Konda Paarvai in Tamil. Reportedly, Keerthy Suresh and Boney Kapoor's daughter Janhvi Kapoor have become close friends.
Director Jeethu Joseph, whose last Tamil outing was Kamal Haasan starrer Papanasam, returns to Kollywood with a new project starring Jyothika and her brother-in-law Karthi, who will be sharing the screen space for this first time together. More details about the project are yet unknown; however, it is learnt from reliable sources that the film will feature Jyothika and Karthi as siblings.
Comedy and character actor Karunakaran was in the news a few months ago when he questioned Thalapathy Vijay for his Kutty Kadhai at the time of Sarkar. Vijay started retaliating for the tweet. Karunakaran has rendered an apology today. Many Vijay fans have received Karunakaran's apology tweet positively and are replying to him kindly this time.
Thalapathy Vijay's 'Sarkar' movie directed by A.R. Murugadoss and produced by Sun Pictures created widespread awareness about section 49 P which facilitates a legal voter to exercise his vote if his vote had already been cast illegally.
The Second single, Kalakkalu Mr Localu, from #Sivakarthikeyan & Nayanthara's Mr. Local is unveiled today. The song is a double treat for all the music lovers. Check out the video for the single review by #IndiaglitzVidya.
Television sensation Vani Bhojan is already making inroads into Kollywood with two films in hand — one with Vaibhav and a film titled N4. The latest is that she will also be making her Telugu debut simultaneously. The yet-to-be-titled film is bankrolled by Tollywood heartthrob Vijay Deverakonda, and will see Vani pair up with director Tharun Bhascker, who will be playing the hero for the first time.
Produced by #Suriya himself in his 2D Entertainment banner in association with Oscar winner Guneet Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, the #SooraraiPottru is said to be the biopic of Air Deccan founder GR Gopinath, and the movie will have Aparna Balamurali of 8 Thottakal and Sarvam Thaala Mayam fame as the female lead.
Thalaivasal Vijay plays an important role in KV Anand’s #Kaappaan alongside #Suriya. In this Interview, he opens up about his experience working in the film and much more. Kaappaan is an Indian Tamil-language action thriller film directed by K. V. Anand and written by Pattukkottai Prabakar. It is produced by Lyca Productions and stars Suriya, Mohanlal and Arya.
#Nayanthara & #Rajinikanth have already appeared together in Chandramukhi, in which Nayan played Rajini’s pair, and she had guest roles in both Sivaji and Kuselan. The latest buzz is that Nayanthara will be playing an antagonist in #Darbar.
Lady Superstar Nayanthara and director Vignesh Shivn are the most celebrated couple of Kollywood at the moment, and the couple's love has been growing strong, ever since they got to know other during the shoot of the 2015 comedy entertainer Naanum Rowdythaan. On eve of Tamil New Year yesterday and Vishu being celebrated today, the director wished his followers sharing a photo of Nayanthara with his family.
Superstar Rajinkanth's grandson Ved has stormed the internet in his grandfather's signature pose in the car making fans rave about how similar he looks like the Thalaivar. Soundarya Rajinikanth has posted the image on her twitter account.
AIADMK member and actor J.K. Rithesh passed away a while ago following a heart attack. The former DMK MP was apparently at his residence when he had the attack. Born in Sri Lanka in 1973, the 46-year-old actor migrated to Rameswaram in 1976 where he was brought up. Rithesh had previously had a heart attack, for which he went through surgery, according to sources.
Yesterday, it was announced that #Superstar #Rajnikanth's 167th movie has been titled Darbar, and the first look poster of the movie had turned viral. Today, the movie directed by AR Murugadoss was launched officially with a formal pooja and the photos from the pooja ceremony were shared in the social media.
#Thalapathy63 starring Thalapathy #Vijay and Nayanthara in lead roles is directed by Theri and Mersal maker Atlee, and the movie produced by AGS Entertainment is progressing at a rapid pace with shoots proceeding in various locations of Chennai, after starting in January with Binny Mills schedule. Now, the latest buzz making rounds is that Bollywood Baadshah Shahrukh Khan might be roped in for a special role in the movie.
The works of #Vijay's upcoming film, tentatively titled #Thalapathy63, are going on in a full-swing for the past few weeks. Now, actor Vijay has reportedly left for the US on a break. Meanwhile, the crew of film will be erecting a gigantic set of a football stadium in East Coast Road in Chennai.
The first look of #SuperstarRajinikanth in AR Murugadoss' new film dropped on the Internet today. The film, which is titled #Darbar, appears to be a cop drama of sorts. The filmmakers released the first look poster of #Thalaivar167 as a surprise to Superstar fans.
#Suriya38 was officially launched on Sunday with much fanfare as the event was attended by Suriya, Jyothika, Karthi, G.V. Prakash, and others. The film which goes on floors from today is directed by #SudhaKongara with GVP scoring the music. Aparna Balamurali plays the female lead in Suriya 38 and it came as a big surprise to everyone. Check out the video to know more.
Actress Suja Varunee has announced her pregnancy on Instagram with her latest post. She has also posted a baby bump picture where she is seen posing along with her husband and actor Shiva Kumar. Suja Varunee has been getting wishes and congratulatory messages from her followers and friends in the industry. She made the announcement on the special occasion of Ugadi.
Zombie is an upcoming comedy adventure film produced by Vasanth Mahalingam and V. Muthukumar under their production banner S3 Pictures. The film is written and directed by Bhuvan Nullan. Zombie team has now wrapped up the production and is mulling over a date for its theatrical release. The film which has been directed by Bhuvan Nullan has Yashika Anand and Yogi Babu playing crucial roles. Yashika Aannand will be seen as a doctor in the project which has Premgi Amaren as the music composer.
The first single, Takkunu Takkunu, from #Sivakarthikeyan & Nayanthara's Mr. Local is unveiled today. The song is a double treat for all the music lovers as it is crooned by Anirudh and composed by Hip Hop Adhi. Check out the video for the single review by #IndiaglitzVidya #MrLocal also spelled as Mr. Local is an upcoming Indian Tamil language comedy film written and directed by M. Rajesh.
The wedding preparation of Kuralarasan, the son of actor-politician T Rajendar and brother of Simbu, has begun at their household. The family members have enthusiastically started inviting guests for the marriage.
Avengers End Game is truly the talk of the town down in Kollywood, despite the heavy inflow of Tamil films over the next few weeks. Vijay Sethupathi, who is a highly popular face in Tamil cinema right now, has lent his voice by dubbing for Iron Man’s character. However, the reactions from the netizens for his dubbing are on negative notes.
SN Rajarajan of K Productions, he said, “The reason why ENPT promotional material has been taken off from Ondraga Entertainment’s Youtube channel is not known to me. But the film has not been dropped and an official announcement on the film’s release date will be made in the next few days.”
Mani Ratnam is in hectic pre-production for his dream adaptation of Kalki's Ponniyin Selvan. Shooting is set to begin at the end of the year and now details about what characters he has assigned for the big starcast is emerging. According to the unconfirmed reports Jayam Ravi is playing the lead character of Arulmozhi Varman and Keerthy Suresh as Kunthavai Naachiyaar the female lead. Chiyaan Vikram and Karthi are set to portray the two most powerful characters of the story Aditya Karikalan and Vanthiya Devan respectively.
Bala, who was unceremoniously ousted from Dhruv's Varma, seems to be ready to put the bad experience behind him and move on to his next project. The National Award-winning filmmaker is set to work with his good friend and actor, Suriya. Speculations are rife that Suriya and Bala are in talks for a movie and there is a possibility of their collaboration after the actor wraps up his current commitments.
It was Mahendran who truly ushered in a new era in Tamil cinema, infusing realism and taking the audience connect quotient several notches higher that resulted in a whole new experience for film goers. Screenwriter, film director, critic and playwright, he wore many hats in his life and sharp dialogues flowed from his pen. The 79-year old veteran director passed away here following a brief illness. Check out the video to know about his accomplishments in Tamil Cinema.
#Ajith’s #NerKondaPaarvai had begun shooting in Chennai last December, and after Canning portions featuring the lead ladies Shraddha Srinath, Abhirami Venkatachalam, and Andrea Tariang, the team began shooting portions involving Ajith and Vidya Balan and several crucial episodes in Hyderabad's Ramoji Film City. Now, the latest update is that the team has wrapped shooting. Directed by H Vinoth, Ner Konda Paarvai which is the official Tamil remake of Bollywood hit Pink, is produced by Boney Kapoor and is all set to release worldwide on August 10.
Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's film Majili is all set to release on April 5. The film is just a few days away from the release and the couple decided to offer prayers at Tirumala temple. Samantha and her husband Naga Chaitanya visited the temple ahead of the film's release.
Ramya Krishnan is in the celebration mode after the success of her film Super Deluxe. The film is opened to positive reviews and Ramya Krishnan is appreciated for her terrific performance. The latest buzz is that Ramya Krishnan is likely to pair opposite Amitabh Bachchan in the SJ Suryah directorial Uyarntha Manithan.
Veteran director J Mahendran, who has given Tamil cinema several important films including Aadu Puli Attam (story, dialogues) Mullum Malarum (debut as director), Uthiripookkal and Nenjathai Killadhe passed away at his residence in Chennai early on April 2.
Director Vijay Kumar, in this interview with #IndiaglitzKeerthana, opens up about his upcoming film #Uriyadi2, his experience working with Suriya and much more. Uriyadi 2 is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language political action thriller film directed by Vijay Kumar. It is a sequel to the 2016 film Uriyadi. Uriyadi 2 is produced by actor Suriya’s 2D Entertainment.