A criminal defamation complaint has been filed in a Chennai court against actor Kamal Haasan alleging that he had degraded the Isai Vellalar community in the July 14 episode of TV show ‘Bigg Boss’, which he hosts. The show is being telecast on Vijay TV since June 24.
Mersal music album was launched at the mega event in Chennai on Sunday. Mersal is Vijay's 61st film and also the 100th movie to be produced by Sri Thenandal Films. Directed by Atlee, it also stars Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Nithya Menen, Vadivelu, Sathyaraj and Kovai Sarala.
This week, Bigg Boss Tamil saw three new entrants -- Suja Varunee, Harish Kalyan and Kajal Pasupathi. Gayathri Raghuram, a controversial contestant on the show, was evicted by the audience through the voting process.
The album of Vijay's 61st movie Mersal was launched on Sunday in a star-studded affair. Directed by Atlee, with music by AR Rahman, the film also stars Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen. Dhanush said that he had come as Vijay's friend and not as an actor.
Watch Mersal music launch: Living up to his image onscreen, Vijay was truly in his elements, full of punch lines that could easily be part of any commercial film. Also, in an ode to the actor completing 25 years as a hero in the industry, a video with SA Chandrasekhar's first request to the audience, to welcome Vijay in his debut movie was aired.
Mersal Audio Launch is one of the biggest film event of the year for Kollywood. From the lead actor Vijay, director Atlee, music composer AR Rahman to the who's who of film fraternity were present at the Grand affair. The complete Mersal album was launched at the event with stunning performances.
Trisha has been paired with Vijay Sethupathy in '96, helmed by cinematographer turned director Prem. The music for the film has been composed by Govind Menon. The first look of the movie was recently launched by director Thiagarajan Kumararaja.
Vivegam actor Ajith has released a statement through his legal advisors, which states that the actor doesn't have any official social media accounts. The statement which strictly prohibits his fans from trolling and online abuses also saying that the actor apologises for any hurt sentiments so far.
Vivek Oberoi is making his Tamil debut in the much-awaited film Vivegam alongside Ajith. This might be his first Tamil movie, but the actor has a strong south connect. The actor was recently seen in Amazon's webseries Insider Edge which received rave reviews
Ilayathalapathy Vijay's Mersal audio launch will take place at a grand event in Chennai on Sunday. Vijay made his debut as a hero with Naalaya Theerpu that came out in 1992. The same year ace-filmmaker Mani Ratnam's Roja also released introducing AR Rahman to the world.
Kajal Aggarwal will be sharing screen space with Thala Ajith in Vivegeam for the first time. Vivegam is one of the highly-anticipated films down south that is releasing this month worldwide. The first extensive trailer of the film that was released earlier this week went viral.
Users have to tweet using #Mersal to unlock the emoji. Helmed by Atlee, Mersal also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Nithya Menen, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and SJ Suryah. Bankrolled by Sri Thenandal Films, the star vehicle has music by A R Rahman.
Oviya isn't coming back to Bigg Boss Tamil. But, the repercussions of her leaving the show halfway will seemingly continue to shape the course of the remaining days of the show. After Suja Varunee, actor Harish Kalyan and VJ Kaajal Pasupathi entered the show.
Amala Paul, the lead actor cast opposite Dhanush in Velai Illa Pattathari 2 aka VIP 2 talks about her upcoming films, her choice of scripts to work with, female directors and more in this exclusive interview with indianexpress.com
Rajinikanth became the Thalaivar of the masses by playing characters like a coolie, farmer, waiter and auto rickshaw driver. From flipping his cigarettes to his brisk walk, he established his own brand of style. At 66, the actor is trying to break away from the regular fare by collaborating with young filmmakers.
Apart from Jyothika, the film also has a strong ensemble of veterans such as Urvashi, Bhanupriya, Nasser and Saranya Ponvannan. Magalir Mattum is helmed by Bramma with music by Ghibran. The film is produced by Suriya's 2D entertainment.
Bigg Boss Tamil ex-contestant Oviya posts her first YouTube video in which she talks about the show, the contestants who cornered her, her love for Aarav and her recent change in hairstyle. She also requested her fans not to corner Julie and Shakti, two of the contestants who were evicted recently for their behaviour inside the house.
Kamal Haasan is vocal about his stance on the current government in Tamil Nadu. He has made statements on Twitter and in various interviews to media houses. The comments were blunt to the point and in many cases raised important questions. One such question has now led to the actor being called mentally ill by Revenue Minister RB Udhaya Kumar.
Neethanae is the second single from Vijay's upcoming film Mersal. Composer AR Rahman has sung the song along with Shreya Ghoshal. The duet song features Vijay and Samantha Ruth Prabhu.
Suja Varunee entered the Bigg Boss Tamil house during Wednesday's episode. What's more, Gayathri, who was engaged in an ego-clash with Raiza, seemingly started to form a group against Suja. Gayathri even asked Aarav to be careful about Suja, understandably referring to Oviya incident.
Vivegam trailer: Directed by Siva, Vivegam stars Ajith Kumar, Vivek Oberoi, Kajal Aggarwal, Akshara Hassan, Aarav Chowdhary and Karunakaran among others. The much-awaited Tamil actioner will hit screens on August 24.
The welcome event for Mahesh Babu will be held in Chennai on September 9. The whole star cast and other big names of Tamil cinema are expected to be present during the event. Spyder is director AR Murugadoss's maiden project with Mahesh and is also touted to be his most ambitious one.
Mersal song Needhane: The new song from upcoming Vijay starrer features Nithya Menen and Samantha Ruth Prabhu. The complete song will be released on August 17 at 6pm. This happens to be a surprise on the occasion of Roja completing 25 years.
Oviya was the favourite contestant of the first season of Bigg Boss Tamil, which is hosted by Kamal Haasan. However, she quit the show recently citing emotional stress. Actress Suja Varunee is suspected to be the new contestant on the show that will be revealed on Wednesday's episode.
Ace-filmmaker AR Murugadoss unveiled the title and first look poster of Tovino Thomas's debut Tamil film. Abhiyum Anuvum, which has Pia Bajpai as the female, is the directorial debut of famous cinematographer B R Vijayalakshmi. The Tamil-Malayalam film is expected to hit the screens on September 22.
Celebrating the Independence Day, Kamal Haasan has sung the National Anthem Jana Gana Mana in collaboration with music maestro Ilaiyaraaja. Kamal Haasan is currently busy with post-production work of his upcoming film Vishwaroopam 2 and Bigg Boss Tamil.
2.0, starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar, is helmed by director Shankar and it is the second costliest film produced in Asia. While it has cost Rs 400 crore for the producers to make this magnum-opus, more than Rs 40 crore has been earmarked just for marketing the sci-fil film.
Multi-talented artiste Suhasini Maniratnam, who is turning 56 today, talks about her diverse roles, why she thinks there aren't many women-centric roles and how it is the audience who decide what they see on screen.
Senior Tamil actor Shanmugasundaram died in Chennai on Tuesday. After playing serious, including villain roles in his career, he was appearing mostly in comedy roles in the recent past. He shot to fame among the young audience after playing a gullible and cricket-illiterate politician in director Venkat Prabhu's superhit comedy film Chennai 60028.
It's worth noting that Simbu's decision to quit Twitter and Facebook comes in the wake of rumours that were spread by his fake Twitter accounts. A tweet from Simbu's impostor had claimed that the actor was willing to marry Bigg Boss Tamil contestant Oviya.
Sivakarthikeyan's upcoming film Velaikkaran's much awaited teaser was released on Monday. Velaikkaran marks the maiden association between Siva and director Mohan Raja. It is also for the first time that Siva will be seen romancing 'Lady Superstar' Nayanthara in the film.
Tik Tik Tik teaser: Going by the visuals, Jayam Ravi and his team are sent to space to stop a 200 kiloton missile from reaching Earth. Tipped to be a race-against-time thriller, the film also stars Nivetha Pethuraj and Singaporean actor Aziz Aaron.
Kamal Haasan had written and acted in the 1994 National Award winning movie, Mahanadi, which is about a man whose family separates after he goes to jail for a crime which he did not commit. In the movie, his daughter is abducted and sold into sex work.
Bigg Boss Tamil's Sunday episode marked 50 days for the contestants in the reality show. Kamal Haasan who hosts the controversial yet popular reality show, has announced that there will be new entrants in the house. Is Kamal Haasan hinting at Oviya's return?
Taramani stars Andrea Jeremiah and debutant Vasanth Ravi in lead roles. It also has Anjali in a guest appearance. Directed by National Award-winning director Ram, the movie is produced by JSK Film Corporation, and the music is by Yuvan Shankar Raja.
The thriller is being helmed by Sinish Sreedharan and also stars Janani Iyer. Music is composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Telugu star Raj Tarun will also do a cameo in the movie, marking his debut in Tamil. The film will be released simultaneously in Tamil and Telugu.
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