Ram Gopal Varma has been prepping up for his next project, which is based on the life of legendary actor NTR. Now, RGV has announced that the biopic will be told from the perspective of NTR’s wife.
Popular South Indian movie star Upendra celebrates his birthday today. He played the lead role in Kannada film Aishwarya, which marked Deepika Padukone's acting debut in 2006. Deepika later entered Bollywood with Shah Rukh Khan's Om Shanti Om in 2007 and the rest is history.
'Begum Jaan' actor Gauahar Khan has featured in a Punjabi Video song by the 'Mann Bharrya' singer B Praak which is directed by Arvindr Khaira. Gauahar Khan is seen alongside actor Anuj Sachdeva in the video which is backed by a heart touching story that would leave you teary-eyed.
Sandalwood star Darshan's Kurukshetra will be Remya Nambeesan's second film in Kannada. Kurukshetra is Darshan's 50th film, which is helmed by director Naganna. It also stars Arjun Sarja, Ravichandran, Ambareesh, Sonu Sood among others.
When Nadir Shah appeared before the probe team in the Malayalam actress' kidnap incident at Aluva Police Club, he developed an uneasiness. A team of medical experts declared that he was unfit for questioning. Now it would take place on another day, as informed by a police official.
Rana Daggubati's first ever web-series Social has got industry folks talking. The actor, who is experiencing the best phase of his life post his back to back successes at the box office with Baahubali: The Conclusion and Nene Raju Nene Mantri, speaks about his debut on the web platform.
Prithviraj Sukumaran, who has impressed us with his impeccable performances over the years, has completed 15 years in the film industry. The actor, on the occasion, penned down an emotional note thanking his fans for having immense trust in him.
Riteish Deshmukh has shared the first teaser of his Marathi production Faster Fene. It is Riteish's fourth project as a producer. Directed by Aditya Sarpotdar, the film will release on October 21 this year. Riteish's last release Bank Chor failed to perform at the box office.
Before she officially becomes a bride for Naga Chaitanya, Samantha Ruth Prabhu has given her fans a basic idea as to how she might look on the D-day with her latest shoot. Naga Chaitanya and Samantha have been the Telugu industry’s sweethearts. The couple fell in love on the sets of Yeh Maaya Chesave.
Veteran actor BV Radha died on Sunday in Bengaluru after suffering a heart-attack. Radha made her acting debut with Kannada film Navakoti Narayan, starring legendary thespian Rajkumar in the lead role, in 1964. And she went on to act in more than 300 films.
AR Murugadoss said he wanted to make Ghajini and Thuppakki in Telugu with Mahesh Babu, but things did not work out. Since Ghajini was dubbed in Telugu, he later wanted to remake Thuppakki in Telugu with Mahesh. But, that also didn't happen.
Govind Nihalani's Ti Ani Itar sheds light on a very common mentality of turning a blind eye and becoming deaf when evil strikes. While the film is based on a play and an incident that took place 37 years ago, the message and the situation unfortunately seem to be the same today.
His brother M Raja can be called the pillar of Jayam Ravi's success, because out of the 25 odd films, Ravi has worked the most with his brother. Out of the 10 movies that Raja has worked on, eight are remakes, and seven of them star his brother.
Actor and producer RN Sudarshan passed away on Friday in Bengaluru. He was admitted to Sagar Hospital in Tilak Nagar due to age related ailments. He is survived by wife Shylashree.
Tamil movie Velaikkaran directed by Mohan Raja was earlier scheduled to release during the Puja holidays. However, the makers have now postponed the release to December citing production delays. The film stars Sivakarthikeyan, Nayanthara and Fahadh Faasil.
After news of journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder surfaced, many have raised their voice against this senseless act, and have also observed how Gauri's murder is one of many. From Kamal Haasan to Shekar Kapur, here is what the country's actors and directors are saying.
Happy Birthday Mammootty: The actor turns 66 today, and on this occasion, we would like to remind you of one of the most memorable roles that Mammootty has played. Devaraj in Mani Ratnam's Thalapathi is one-half of a cult film.
In an exclusive conversation with indianexpress.com, Girija Shettar, the actor who rose to fame with her debut movie Geetanjali, talks about her showbiz career, life away from films, India, spirituality, Mani Ratnam, Rajinikanth and a sequel to Geetanjali.
Director AR Murugadoss’ ambitious project Spyder stars Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu, SJ Suryah, Rakul Preet Singh, Bharath and RJ Balaji. The film is bankrolled by Lyca Productions and Nvr Cinema Llp, and music is by Harris Jeyaraj.
Sonu Sood will be playing the pivotal character of Arjuna from the Mahabharata in a Kannada film titled Kurukshetra. This film is a modern day version. It's not a mythological look but the period is that. It's a newer version for the younger generation to enjoy.
Balakrishna has lashed out at megastar Amitabh Bachchan for turning down a key role in his next film. The latter was apparently worried about the possibility of ensuing problems. The southern star revealed that he and Krishna Vamsi had met Amitabh in Mumbai for the film.
Shweta Basu Prasad’s digital playlist: Shweta Basu's recommendation this week is 90 minutes Marathi film 1000 Rupee Note or Hazaranchi note written and directed by Shrihari Sathe, available on Netflix. The film starts with establishing shots of the village Phoolumbari in Vidharbha district of rural Maharashtra, with a local folk song playing in the background.
L N Shastry was suffering from intestinal cancer and it was reportedly diagnosed in its final stages. He is survived by his wife Suma Shastry, who is also a singer. Shastry made his debut as a playback singer with Ajagajantara in 1996 and he never looked back. He has sung more than 3000 songs
After zeroing in the name of Shraddha Kapoor as the female lead and Jackie Shroff as one of the anti-heroes, the makers of Prabhas starrer Saaho have added some other names to the ensemble cast of their film. Now it has been known that actors Chunkey Pandey, Mahesh Manjrekar and Tinnu Anand have also joined the team of the film.
Arjun Reddy is taking south industry by storm. After impressing Ram Gopal Varma, the film has garnered praises from Baahubali actor Rana Daggubati. Looking at the massive reception, RGV has compared its actor Vijay Deverakonda with yet another stellar performer Pawan Kalyan. In fact, the director claims the actor is 10 times better than the Power Star.
Bigg Boss Telugu: This week Jr NTR surprised the contestants with the announcement of double evictions. This is happening for the second time since the show kicked off on the television. Is Bigg Boss Telugu failing to make a mark despite Jr NTR's easy-breezy hosting?
Yuddham Sharanam trailer: What happens when a happy go lucky life takes a wrong turn that changes your life forever? Naga Chaitanya's film puts up the story of a man whose life was just perfect before one night which changed everything. The trailer promises to keep us on the edge of our seats. The film is scheduled for a September 8 release.
Ram Gopal Varma is all praise for Vijay Devarakonda, the actor of Arjun Reddy. The director thinks he has got all that an actor needs to become a superstar. In an Instagram post, the director has compared Vijay with Amitabh Bachchan and Al Pacino. Arjun Reddy has been directed by Sandeep Reddy.
Big Bollywood is petrified of angularities: what if the mass gets turned off? The broadest of brushstrokes are still the default mode. But do look at how badly a Tubelight (Salman Khan) or a Jab Harry Met Sejal (Shah Rukh Khan) has fared: both helmed by the most powerful Bollywood A-list club.
Kurukshetra is a Mahabharata-themed film, which is also Darshan's 50th film. The period drama is bankrolled by filmmaker and MLA Munirathna. The film has a huge star cast, including Ravichandran, Arjun Sarja, Ambareesh, Ravi Shankar and others in important roles.
Director Shankar took to his official Twitter account to share the making video of his upcoming directorial 2.0 starring Rajinikanth and Amy Jackson. The video gives us a look at what it takes to makes a Shankar film.
Kajal Aggarwal who has been praised for her roles in Nene Raju Nene Mantri and recently, Vivegam has confirmed that she will be doing the remake of the hit Bollywood film, Queen, which starred Kangana Ranaut. She has also said that the movie will be made keeping in mind the sensibilities of audience down south
Sudeep and Priya filed for divorce in 2015 after being married to each other for 14 years. Due to personal differences, the couple were reportedly living separately and even decided to legally annul their marriage. However, Sudeep and Priya gave the court hearings a miss several times.
Small screen actors Rachana and Jeevan were killed during a crash on their way to Kukke Subramanaya temple on Wednesday night. Mahanadi actors Ranjith, Eric, Honnesh and Utthamm, who accompanied the deceased actors, have also suffered minor injuries. A case has been registered with the Magadi police.
Ahead of the wedding, Priyamani had a gala sangeet ceremony with her near and dear ones in attendance. A sneak peek into the lavish ceremony was shared by Priyamani's actor-friend Parul Yadav. The newly-weds are reportedly planning to throw a grand reception for family and friends on August 24 at a hotel in Bengaluru.
Namrata Shirodkar shared a picture of Sitara all decked up in Maharashtrian attire. Sitara was standing next to her friend who wore a Bengali saree. The star kid reminds us of how Namrata might have looked during her growing up years.