Jyothika’s Telugu remake of ‘How Old are You’

jyothika-how-oldThe Malayalam hit movie ‘How Old are You’ marked the comeback of Manju Warier. The Tamil remake of the film is progressing now with the return of Jyothika.

Jyothika gave up her acting career following her marriage with actor Suriya. She is back to the industry after a long gap with the Tamil remake of this movie.

Rosshen Andrews, who directed the Malayalam movie, is directing the Tamil version too. The Tamil film is produced by Suriya’s production house 2 D Entertainments.

According to industry grapevine, Suriya is planning for the Telugu version of the movie and that Jyothika will play the lead role in the Telugu version too.

The film is also said to have Hindi and Kannada remakes, though not confirme

After 8 years Jyothika is back in front of the camera!

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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.

Karthi’s Kaali launched

karthi-limg1Handsome Tamil actor Karthi is set to start his next film with Attakathi director Pa. Ranjith. KE Gnanvelraja’s Studio Green banner will be producing this Karthi starrer titled as Kaali.

Muhurtham pooja of this Pa. Ranjith’s directorial took place today [Oct 4], Karthi, Suriya, Sivakumar, Pa. Ranjith, Prabhu Sr, KE Gnanavelraja attended the Kaali launch event. Catherine Tresa will be playing the female lead for Karthi in this Studio Green Production number 9.

Meanwhile, Karthi’s All in All Azhaguraja directed by Rajesh M. is gearing up for a grand release for Diwali followed by Biriyani for Pongal 2014. Stay tuned for the complete cast and crew details of Karthi’s Kaali…

Vijay, Suriya in Vishnuvardhan’s next

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Ace director Vishnuvardhan, who is busy with the last leg of Ajith’s Arrambam post-production works expressed his desire to work with Suriya and Vijay in his forthcoming films.

The director has repeatedly worked with Ajith and Arya and claims they are good friends to him more than just actors and the collaboration is really conducive. Vishnuvardhan is only 6 films old to film industry including Arrambam says, “I’ill definitely break this sentiment and planning to work with others like Vijay and Suriya in my next films.”

Kollywood buzzes that Vijay’s next under Aascar Films banner might be directed by Vishnuvardhan. Meanwhile, Vishnuvardhan’s upcoming Arrambam starring Ajith, Nayantara, Arya, Taapsee and Rana Daggubati is slated for Diwali release, while audio and trailer will be out tomorrow [Sep 19].

Actor Suriya sings for the first time

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After making his appearance as a completely entertaining star actor with his young boy, teenager, angry young man and lover boy looks, Suriya Sivakumar [Suriya] for the first time given his vocals.

Following the trend of heroes singing songs for the films, Suriya also has joined the rein but the latter has crooned his first lines for leading coffee brand Sunrise, which he himself branding for quite a year or so along with wife Jyothika Saravanan.

Makers have recently released a making video of the song that is getting rave reviews from viewers and got 269,745 views within 2 days from the time it’s posted. Singer-composer Karthik has composed this track sung by Suriya while ace filmmaker and ad guru Rajiv Menon has directed this advertisement.

Suriya promotes ‘Singam-2′ in Kochi

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Tamil hero Suriya was in Kochi to meet the media persons to promote his forthcoming film, Singam 2.

The actor sported his stylishly grown walrus moustache in true Singam style and smartly answered all questions from the journalists.

“The remarkable success of Singam prompted us to go for a sequel and we hope this one will be accepted very well,” said Suriya.

Suriya said that he preferred to express the mannerisms of the fiery cop in the Singam series “through my eyes.” Anushka Shetty and Hansika Motwani play the heroines in the film.

He thanked his fans in Kerala for their huge support ever since his first film and the hero acknowledged the contribution of some of the Malayalam directors like Fazil, Siddique and Sasi Sankar, who made some crucial films in his career.
Will he act in a Malayalam film? “I would love to, if the right script comes to me,” said a smiling Suriya.

Suriya’s next with Sasikumar

Suriya is currently enjoying the success of KV Anand directed Maatran and also working for his Singam 2, being directed by Hari. Meanwhile birdies in the K-town says, Suriya is likely to sign the dotted line with Sasikumar.

The director-actor-producer Sasikumar, who has recently acted in his assistant Prabhakaran’s Sundarapandian, is now gearing up to direct Suriya in his next. The project is been under discussions from past a year, but there is no official confirmation yet.

Meanwhile Suriya is lined up with Gautham Menon’s Thuppariyum Anandhan and Lingusamy’s directorial.

Maatran releases on Sep 19

There seems a stop for the wait of Suriya fans, who are waiting from a long time to see their matinee idol on screens. Yes, Suirya with his upcoming movie on Siamese twin with the symbolic title ‘Maattrraan’ is touted to be hitting the screens on Sep 19th, on the occasion of Vinayagar Chathurthi.

The hit combo of KV Anand along with music composer Harris Jayraj will be seen once again in Maattrraan. Kalpathi S Aghoram is producing Maattrraan under his AGS Entertainments banner and the makers are gearing up for a grand audio launch tomorrow, along with new trailer on Aug 9th in Singapore, as it is a declared public holiday there.

Maattrraan audio launch is expected to have the live performances by Trisha, Tamanna, Suriya, Singer Krish, Harris Jayraj et al. Kajal Agarwal is pairing opposite Suriya in Maattrraan, who is playing the role as conjoined twins. Maattrraan is getting ready to entertain audiences from Sep 19, be ready to catch up Suriya in dual role.