Priyadarshan has quite a few class movies to his credit. Among them is ‘Kanchivaram’ a Tamil flick which won him the national award. The movie had talented actor Prakash Raj in the lead role and he too had won the Best actor award for his role a weaver released from jail.
Prakash Raj has once again been roped in to play the lead in a Priyadarshan movie. Reports states that the ‘Kanchivaram’ team is regrouping for the movie. ‘OK Kanmani’ had released in 2008. Prakash Raj is continuing his great run. His last released movie was Mani Ratnam’s ‘OK Kanmani’.
Kamal Haasan has a habit of repeating actors in his films. After Viswaroopam, he went ahead and cast the same Andrea and Pooja Kumar in Uttama Villain. Now after working with Asha Sarath in Papanasam, he has cast her once again in his next film Thoonga Vanam.
“Asha Sharath’s performance is brilliant and hence we have roped her in my production house’s next film “ said Kamal Haasan at the recent media meet of Papanasam. Now, the actress has revealed that she will be seen as a doctor in Kamal’s new action thriller.
Jyothika stopped acting once she got married to Suriya in 2006. She faced camera last for her award winning performance in Mozhi. Now after 8 years of married life and two kids, Jyothika is making a comeback to movies.
Jo as she is affectionately known is doing the Tamil remake of Malayalam super hit How Old Are You? She will be doing the role made memorable by Manju Warrier from the original in Tamil version. The untitled movie’s first schedule will start in New Delhi from today (Nov 17), and later shift to Chennai.
Incidentally, the original was also a second coming for, Manju Warrier in Mollywood. Roshan Andrews, who directed the Malayalam version is directing the remake as well for Suriya’s maiden production venture under 2D Entertainments. Actor Rahman will do the role of her husband in Tamil.
Joshiy-Dileep team’s ‘Avatharam’ is planned to be remade in Tamil. According to industry grapevine Ilayadalapathy Vijay will do the role played by Dileep in ‘Avatharam’. The news is not confirmed officially.
Dileep plays an ordinary guy Madhavan in this movie. The story takes a turn when Madhavan realizes that his elder brother’s death was a murder. Lakshmi Menon is the heroine.
Written by Vyasan Edavanakkad, ‘Avatharam’ reached theatres on August 1. The movie is running in packed houses.
After ‘Drishyam’, ‘Bangalore Days’ is also being remade into Tamil. When ‘Bodyguard’, was remade in Tamil, it was Vijay who did the role played by Dileep.
It’s another feather in the cap of Allu Arjun. This stylish star has created a record regarding the number of likes for his official Facebook page
Allu Arjun’s official Facebook page has got 5 million likes in Facebook and it is the highest for any South Indian hero. Prabhas’s official Facebook page has 1.9 million likes, Mahesh Babu’s official Facebook page has 1.77 million likes, Ram Charan’s page has 1.75 million likes, Jr.NTR’s Facebook page has 1.09 million likes.
When compared with other prominent South Indian actors, Kamal Haasan’s Facebook page has 2.5 million likes, Mohanlal’s facebook page has 2.4 million likes, Mammootty’s page has 2.2 million likes, Tamil actor Vijay’s facebook page has 1.6 million likes. We can’t mention some top actors as they have no official Facebook pages
As reported earlier, Virkram, Samantha starring Vijay Milton’s directorial that went on floors recently started second schedule from today [Jun 23] in Chennai.
Tentatively titled as ‘Paththu Endrathukullayey’, Vikram’s new film with Goli Soda director is expected to wrap with in five months including climax portions in Turkey, exclusively in Cappadocia.
Jointly produced by Fox star studios and AR Murugadoss productions, Vikram, Samantha starrer will have music composed by D. Imman. Paththu Endrathukullayey planned for 2015 Pongal release.
Stay tuned for more updates on Vikram’s next film with Samantha.
Superstar Rajinikanth’s Lingaa is progressing well. Directed by KS Ravikumar, the film will have more than one villain. While Jagapathy Babu is one of the villains, it is said that the second villain will be Dev Singh Gill, who was the villain in Rajamouli’s hit movie Maghadheera.
Dev Singh Gill has confirmed that he is acting with Rajini in Lingaa and he will be seen opposite the superstar in the pre-independence era of the movie.
The film’s unit was recently in Hyderabad shooting some intense action scenes including Rajini.
Vishal and Sundar C are together again in an action comedy, which will be produced by Vishal Film Factory (VFF). Hansika will play the heroine and it will be the first time that she will be paired opposite Vishal.
Vishal had struck a good rapport with Sundar C during the making of Madha Gadha Raja, which unfortunately is still in the cans. Those who saw rushes of the film say that Sundar C has extracted quality work out of Vishal, and film will be a racy entertainer.
Now the shoot of Sundar C ??? Vishal project will start only after they finish their respective films. In fact Sundar C is doing post-production work on his horror comedy Aranmanai, which is scheduled for a July release.
Meanwhile Vishal is on the last leg of completing his Hari directed action packed family entertainer Poojai. The shoot of Vishal-Sundar C project will start sometime in September.