Monthly Archives: May 2014

Grand plans for Ilayaraja’s birthday

The official fan club of Ilayaraja, which was floated at a grand event in Madurai recently, is planning big to celebrate the maestro’s birthday. On 3 June, 72,000 saplings will be planted across Tamil Nadu, to celebrate the 72nd birthday of the ‘Isaignani’. Arrangements are on in full swing. The fan club, led by Ilayaraja’s daughter Bhavatharini, is poised to ...

Read More »

Who is Vijay Antony’s heroine?

Actress Aksha Pardasany, who was seen in Telugu movies such as Rye Rye, Yuvatha and Kandireega, will play Vijay Antony’s heroine in Salim. The popular music composer, who made his debut as actor with Naan a couple of years ago, is now acting in Salim and India Pakistan among other movies. Says Aksha, ‘I heard the script (of ‘Salim’) and ...

Read More »

Kamal opens Indian pavilion at Cannes

Actor Kamal Haasan opened Indian pavilion at the 67th Cannes Film Festival providing a platform for stakeholders to market films. The India Film Guide, an initiative of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to position India as a filming destination, was launched. Bimal Julka, Secretary of Information and Broadcasting, said co-production agreements have been signed with countries including U.K., Canada, ...

Read More »

Aranmanai to release in June

Sundar C’s directorial venure Aranmanai is all completed and ready for release this June. A horror film set in a huge palace, the movie stars Sundar C himself in lead role. Vinay, Santhanam, Hansika, Andrea, Lakshmi Rai play important characters. Speaking about the film, Sundar C, says, ‘Though comedy is my genre, I have tested water with a horror film. ...

Read More »

Shooting timer for Shruthi and Vishal

Actress Shruti Haasan, who is donning the female lead in Vishal’s Poojai, directed by Hari, shot for few important scenes in Coimbatore. Shruti is doning the role of a young college student in the film which is supposed to be a mass entertainer. Music is by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Sathyaraj will play a key role of a police officer. The ...

Read More »