Tag Archives: Mani Ratnam

ARR back to Academy Awards list

A R Rahman’s track Elay Keechan for Mani Ratnam’s Kadal is creating magic among the Tamil fans across the worl his last Hollywood outing, ‘People like us’ has been shortlisted for the Academy Awards for its original scores. Can the two times Oscar award winner may give Kollywood yet another reason to smile. The soundtrack composed by Rahman has made ...

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Yaan team in Hyderabad

Jiiva starrer Yaan being directed by cinematographer Ravi K Chandran features Thulasi nair oposite him. After shooting a few portions in Mumbai, the crew is heading to Hyderabad. The team is planning a brief stay in the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. Thulasi Nair, who is making her debut with Mani Ratnam’s Kadal plays the female lead. Yaan has music ...

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Rahman on top

A R Rahmans Elay Keechan from the much awaited Mani Ratnam movie Kadal has become the number 1 single on iTunes within days of its release. The song has a unique sound something that will definitely get fans singing in the first listen. The song in the movie features Gautham Karthik. The 6 minute 10 seconds song has been penned ...

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Kadal waves from December 17th

Much awaited Mani Ratnam’s Kadal is on the final stages of its shooting. While the news was out that the music will be launched officially today, the latest add on to the store is that it will happen on 17th of this December. is an upcoming Tamil film being directed and produced by Mani Ratnam. The film features debutant Gautham ...

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Mahesh Babu comes to Tamil

Mahesh babu always enjoyed a good patronage in Tamil cinema. His Telugu films that were dubbed and released in Tamil had good patronage. There was a buzz that he would be acting in a direct film and rumours were that it would be Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan. However the movie was shelved. Now the latest buzz is that Mahesh Babu ...

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Mani Ratnam on Settai sets

Remake of the hit Bollywood film Delhi Belly titled Settai in Tamil is busy wrapping up the shoot in the city and suburbs. R Kannan, a former assistant to Mani Ratnam is directing the film and the entire unit were in for a surrise as ace director Mani Ratnam walked into sets. Mani Ratnam chatted up with Kannan’s stars present ...

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Kadal shoot completed

Mani Ratnam has completed shooting for his ambitious project Kadal. The Mani Ratnam film sees Gautham Karthik, son of actor Karthik and Tulasi Nair, daughter of yesteryear actress Radha make their acting debuts. Kadal also features Aravuindhsamy and Arjun in key roles. The highlight of the movie is music by A R Rahman. Recently Mani Ratnam shot some scenes at ...

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My cinema entry was accident: Mani Ratnam

Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam has described his entry into film industry as an accident. He has said this in a new book ‘Conversations with Mani Ratnam.’ Published by Penguin, the book is based on Mani Ratnam’s conversations with film critic Baradwaj Rangan. ‘I was interested in cinema only as a viewer. I never thought I’d take it up as a ...

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