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Tamil News


Zoom calls are good for conversations, not performances, says Standup comic Alexander Babu

Standup comic Alexander Babu, talks about his onscreen acting debut in the recent Amazon Prime video series, Time Enna Boss 

published : 22 Sep 2020

Two eternal comedies: Ooty Varai Uravu and Bhama Vijayam

I turned to two films for my weekly laughs, both of which had Nagesh in it. I’m sure you get the drift of what I’m about to say now. Comedy is also about consistency.

published : 21 Sep 2020

OTT platforms give small films big reach

Tamil films are getting their much-deserved place under the sun— irrespective of the budget—thanks to direct releases on OTT platforms. But it doesn’t mean star power doesn’t matter.

published : 20 Sep 2020

RMM orders cadres to stop pasting posters on Rajinikanth's political plunge, fans remain confused

The order has confused the cadres and has forced them to confront the question Tamil Nadu has been asking for over two decades: Will Rajini ever really enter electoral politics?

published : 19 Sep 2020

Nithya Menen turns classical singer for 'Ganamam'

The first look poster of Nithya Menen from her upcoming social drama, Gamanam, was released by actor Sharwanand today.

published : 19 Sep 2020

Bollywood drug story a diversion from Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Former actress Nagma

Nagma's jibe at Jaya Prada comes a day after the latter opened up in support of fellow party MP Ravi Kishan over his comment that Bollywood is addicted to drugs.

published : 17 Sep 2020

Rajinikanth sends audio message to fan for quick recovery from Covid

The actor's message follows a post on a social media platform by the fan in which he expressed apprehensions about his recovery and a probability of not being able to work for the actor.

published : 17 Sep 2020

'Master' director Lokesh Kanagaraj announces next project with Kamal Haasan

The veteran actor's 232nd movie might go on floors after he completes for Shankar's 'Indian 2'.

published : 16 Sep 2020

Kollywood actor Florent C Pereira dies in Chennai due to COVID-19

The actor was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai where he was undergoing treatment for COVID-19.

published : 15 Sep 2020

COVID-19 has hit schedules of Kamal Haasan starrer-'Indian 2', 'RRR': Sreekar Prasad

The deadly disease disrupted the schedule of some of his big budget projects on hand.

published : 15 Sep 2020

Revisiting Rhythm: The Vasanth interview

Director Vasanth remembers one of his beloved films, Rhythm, that hits the 20-year mark today, while 
discussing his 30-year-old career as a filmmaker

published : 15 Sep 2020

Tamil producers and actors are not ready to try new ideas: Phathmen

I had an affinity towards drawing during my early days and as I got to high school, I became interested in penning poems and stories.

published : 14 Sep 2020

Kangana's action in taking on Maharashtra govt akin to Bhagat Singh's, says Tamil actor Vishal

The 'Queen' star taking on the (Maharashtra) government will "set an example" for people to speak against the government when something goes wrong.

published : 10 Sep 2020

Vijay TV fame comedy actor Vadivel Balaji dies

Balaji reportedly suffered a cardiac attack two weeks ago and was facing severe health complications after that. He finally succumbed to his illness on Thursday.

published : 10 Sep 2020

AR Rahman, Will.I.Am discuss music, creativity and more

Rahman took special note of Black Eyed Peas’ ‘Action’ video song inspired by Indian action movies, including Enthrian and Singham, and appreciated the message in the video. 

published : 10 Sep 2020