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A 'funny' title

After Pasanga, Vamsam ande Marina, director Pandiraj is all set to start his next which he has titled Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga (KBKR). Ask him why, he laughs and says, ‘It’s catchy and conveys the fun aspect of the film and I like it’. The movie brings together Siva Karthikeyan and Vimal, both were introduced by Pandiraj in Marina and ...

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Prabhu Deva's noble gesture

Actor-director Prabhu Deva gave away Rs one lakh to the family of his former assistant director Sacha aka Chandrasekhar who passed away recently. Chandrasekhar worked as Prabhu Deva’s assistant in Pokkiri. The movie featured Vijay, Asin, Vadivelu and Prakashraj in the lead roles. Prabhu Deva was shocked to know the demise of Chandasekhar and immediately arranged for sum of Rs ...

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Aadhi Bhagavan with 7.1 surround sound

Aadhi Bhagavan, director Ameer’s forthcoming film which has Jayam Ravi in the lead role, will be the first in Kollywood to have 7.1 surround sound. ‘A R Rahman’s A M Studio is proud to introduce this technology to the south indian film industry. Director Ameer’s Aadhibhagavan will be the first tamil feature film to be mixed in 7.1 Surround Sound ...

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Arun Vijay all smiles

Thadaiyara Thakka has brought a big smile on the face of Arun Vijay. The actor is happy that the movie has evoked a very good response. He said in a statement to the media, ‘I am really thankful for your support towards me for all these years in the industry; And especially for my latest movie Thadayara Thakka.’ Arun Vijay ...

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Vikram & Jiiva: Identities revealed

Last week you could have read in these columns about David, a film that has brought together Vikram and Jiiva for the first time. Now more interesting details are emerging out. The movie tells the story of two Davids, one a fisherman, and another a musician. Each of them faces a conflict and how they overcome it forms the rest ...

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Moondarm Ulaga Por to be released on 13 July

Veteran lyricist Vairamuthu’s mega epic Moonram Ulaga Poir that has won huge admiration and adulation from literary lovers across the country is all set to be released as a book on 13 July at a gala function in Chennai. Releasing the book would be former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi and receiving the same is veteran writer Jayakanthan. Actor Kamal Haasan ...

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Close shave for Haridass team

The crew of Haridass team comprising director G N R Kumaravelan, actor Kishore, cameraman Rathnavelu and producer Velraj had a miraculous escape last night,. The boat in which they were travelling on the Rameswaram sea capsized and they were rescued by fishermen. Says Kumaravelu, ‘a huge wave swept the boat and water entered. When they were clearing it, a bigger ...

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Gauravam goes on floors

Prakash Raj’s next production venture Gauravam, directed by ace filmmmaker Radha Mohan, hit the floors in Chennai today (June 25). The film marks the heroic debut of Allu Sirish. For those who are in need of an introduction about Sirish, he is the son of ace Tollywood producer Allu Aravind and young brother of top Telugu actor Allu Arjun. While ...

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Jiiva going places

After a huge hit in Ko, Jiiva is going places. He is acting ion Mugamoodi, directed by Mysskin and Gautham Vasudev Menons Neethane En Ponvasantham (with Samantha). In Neethane,,,, Jiiva is teamed with comedian Santhanam and the duo is expected to create a laugh riot. ‘Right from our first film together, Siva Manasula Sakthi, we have developed a great rapport. ...

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Fans mob Ajith

Shooting of Ajith’s forthcoming yet untitled film, directed by Vishnuvardhan, came to a halt after fans thronged the spot in Bengaluru recently and created ruckus. According to reports, an important scene on Ajith and Nayanthara was being shot on M G Road in the capital city of Karnataka, when fans thronged the spot in large numbers, after they came to ...

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