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Pandiraj's next is Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga

National Award winning director Pandiraj is all set to start his next. Titled Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga, the film will have Vimal and Siva Karthikeyan in lead roles. The film will be produced by National Award winning Madan of Escape Artists Motion Pictures. Details of other members of the cast and crew are expected to be released soon. Interestingly, it ...

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Vijay's big birthday

Today, June 22, is the birthday of Vijay. His fans across Tamil Nadu have made elaborate arrangements to celebrate the day. The actor, early in the morning, got the blessings of his parents S A Chandrasekaran and Shobha. He was wished by his wife Sangeetha, son Sanjay and daughter Divya. Later, Vijay visited the Government Children’s Hospital in Egmore and ...

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Play if safe, producers told

Producer-director Kalaipuli G Sekaran on Thursday asked Tamil film producers to make smart moves and safeguard their interests. Speaking at the audio launch of Mudhal Thagaval Arikkai, a film directed by newcomer Rajaganesan, here, Sekaran said that veteran producer KRG, who passed away recently, suffered a lot during his last days. ‘We should learn a lesson from his life. He ...

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Actress to enter wedlock

It seems to be the season of weddings in Kollywood. After the likes of Prasanna, Sneha, Udhayathara, director Simbhudevan, its now the turn of Dhoni fame Radhika Aapte. She has announced that she would marry her boyfriend soon. The actress, who started her career in Kollywood with ‘Raththa Charithiram’ and was later seen in Dhoni, is currently playing the female ...

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Suryah's search for Savithri

S J Suryah’s Isai is progresing fast. Directed and encted by Suryah , it has music by the ‘Kushi’ director himself. Newcomer Savithri plays the heroine. On picking Savithri, he says, ‘I auditioned more than 100 aspiring actresses before zeroing in on Savithri. I named her so since she reminded me yesteryear actress Savithri.’ He further informs that the film ...

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Choreographer turns actor

Acting seems to be the passion of choreographers. The likes of Prabhu Deva and Lawrence Raghavendra made it as actors. Joiing them is Cool Jayanth. Having worked in over 400 films, Cool Jayanth will take up acting now. His Tamil debut Yo Yo, is rumoured to also star actresses Riya Sen and Andrea in the lead roles. Malayalam actor Lal ...

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Navya Nair is back

Navya Nair carved a niche for herself in Kollywood and Mollywood, before she took a break from acting thanks to her marriage. Now the talented actress is back to stand in front of the camera. The talented actress will play Manju, a Plus Two teacher in a upcoming Malayalam movie titled ‘Scene 1: Nammude Veedu’, which is being produced by ...

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Ilayaraja's song in Olympics

Ilayaraja is credited with taking Tamil film music to great heights. He is proving it once again now, as a yesteryear song of him has been selected to be played in the inaugural show of Olympics. According to reports, the song ‘Naandhaan Ungappanda…’ from the 1981 film ‘Ram Lakshman’, starring Kamal Haasan and Sripriya in lead roles, features among the ...

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Vivek all smiles

Vivek is on a high thanks to the accolades his performance in the recently released Murattu Kaalai won. ‘I am indebted to everyone who had helped me,’ he says. The ace comedian, who played the role of a transgender in the movie, says, ‘I did a lot of research before shooting for the film. There is no truth an allegation ...

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KRG passes away

Noted film producer KRG passed away in Chennai on Tuesday evening. He died due to a massive heart attack. He was 73 and is survived by wife and a daughter. KRG had produced over 75 films including Rajnikanth starrer Thudikum Karangal and Johnny. He produced Kamal Haasan’s films like Sigappu Rojakal and Kadal Meengal. He made movies such as Nenjil ...

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