Tamil filmmaker Ashok Kumar killed himself on Tuesday at his residence in Chennai. He has left a suicide note, in which he has blamed an influential financier for pushing him to take this extreme step.
Villain review: Villain, starring Mohanlal as the protagonist, has some well written and well-shot scenes that establish the mood of the character. Mohanlal is convincing as a dejected copy, who is stuck in the past and looking for a reason to continue living.
The strike over double taxation affected a few new films, including Dulquer Salmaan’s Solo. And it was also threatening to stall the release of Vijay’s much-awaited film Mersal. The Tamil Nadu Producers Council on Monday reached a compromise with the Tamil Nadu government and lifted the ban on the releases of new Tamil films.
Thupparivaalan movie review: Mysskin’s ‘Thupparivaalan’ is heavily indebted to Sherlock Holmes series in terms of its settings. The director has been unapologetic in borrowing the characters from the world famous detective series and has tried to make them his own.
In Thupparivaalan, Vishal plays a role similar to Sherlock, which is that of a loner, single-minded, no-nonsense, adrenaline junkie, cold-hearted detective. And the only person that he cares about is his partner, a role played by actor Prasanna, which is inspired by the character of Dr John H Watson.
Villain is a much-anticipated film for many reasons and one of them is that stars from other film industries are debuting in Malayalam film industry with Mohanlal’s upcoming film. Vishal, Sreekanth, Hansika Motwani and Rashi Khanna will come together in Villain.
Here is everything that you need to know about the ongoing strike by Film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI). While the president of Tamil Film Producers’ Council, Vishal is still shooting with technicians outside of FEFSI, movies like Rajinikanth’s Kaala Karikalan has been stalled.
Karuppu Raja Vella Raja is a two-hero subject, which was announced with actors Karthi and Vishal. Newcomer Sayyeshaa, who made her debut in Tamil with AL Vijay’s Vanamagan, was signed to play the female lead. This film marks Prabhudheva’s directorial comeback in Tamil .
Thupparivaalan teaser: Vishal is the detective who is assisted by Prasanna. He is not only smart, but strong as well and so there are fight sequences in the film that are impressive. We also get a glimpse of Vinay and Andrea Jeremiah, but to see the other characters, the audience has to wait.
The Tamil Nadu Film Chamber of Commerce have stopped screening the films in Tamil Nadu indefinitely protesting against the Tamil Nadu’s government double taxation policy under the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. Shankar, Vishal and other have expressed concerns.
Vishal is quite upbeat about his Malayalam film debut and all praise for his director B Unnikrishnan. He will be seen alongside superstar Mohanlal in the film. The film also stars Hansika Motwani, Manju Warrier, Srikanth and Raashi Khanna.
Tamil actor Vishal says he has no plans of entering into the wedlock anytime soon as he is occupied with his career and several activities related to Nadigar Sangam.
The sequel to actor Vishal’s 2005 Tamil actioner “Sandakozhi” will go on the floors from February onwards.
The newly elected office-bearers of the South Indian Artistes’ Association today received their election ceritificates in Chennai.
The fierce battle has Sarathkumar, his wife Radhika and her half brother Radha Ravi pitted against rival alliance of five actors.