August 17, 2017

Kamal unveils poster of Naanum Vivasaayi

Kamal Haasan, who is in the news for his outburst against the State government, has spoken up for farmers. Speaking after unveiling the poster of Naanum Vivasaayi, an initiative to bring awareness on farming methods and usage of natural manures, which was jointly organised by actor Aari’s Maaruvom Maattruvom Foundation, Satyabhama University and Trans India, Kamal Haasan, said, “To prevent insects from spoiling the saplings and seedlings grown out of

CM to order judicial probe into Jaya death

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami announced this evening that a judicial probe will be ordered into the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa. Addressing mediapersons at the Secretariat, Palaniswami said the decision has been made following the request of several organisations and the general public. Moreover, he said, there had been various hypotheses being floated by the media. “A committee headed by a retired judge will be formed

Title change for Suseeenthiran film

Director Suseenthiran’s forthcoming venture Aram Seiyya Virumbu starring Sundeep Kishan and Vikranth has been retitled as Nenjil Thunivirundhal. Says Suseenthiran, “We have opted for a change due to various reasons. It is an action-packed commercial entertainer. Audience will love it.” “Like my earlier movie Naan Mahan Alla, this is also an offbeat action film where I have touched upon a social issue,” says the filmmaker. While Sundeep plays a boy

Ajith packs a punch in Vivegam

The much-awaited trailer of Ajith’s Vivegam was released last night and it promises to be an action-packed entertainer. Going by the visuals, it is packed with lots of punchlines and racy stunt sequences. He plays a James Bondisque role, that of an international agent on a mission Going by by the trailer, Vivek Oberoi becomes a rogue agent and begins to hunt his former friend, Ajith. Vivek Oberoi plays the

Arunidhi's next is a political satire

Arulnidhi, grandson of former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, has made a name for himself doing versatile roles. Now the actor is all set to do a political satire. Directing the movie would be Karu Pazjaniappan of Parthiban Kanavu fame. It would be produced by Dilli Babu of Axees Film Factory. Heroine and rest of the cast would be announced soon. Expectations run high when Arulnidhi acts in a political satire.

'Neruppu Da' is slated for release in September

Neruppu Da is the maiden production venture of Vikram Prabhu, who has started a new company called First Artist. The film is directed by B Ashok Kumar while Sean Roldon is taking care of the music, R D Rajasekhar, the camera, and editing is by Thiagu. The title is inspired by the song Neruppu Da in Rajinikanth-starrer Kabali. Vikram Prabhu plays a firefighter and the story is about the hardships