Dhanush: News

Dhanush is an Indian actor, director, producer, playback singer, dancer, and lyricist who is known for his work in the Tamil film industry. He has starred in more than 44 films throughout his career and has received several accolades including four National Film Awards, a Filmfare Award, five Edison Awards, 13 SIMA Awards, seven Filmfare Awards South, five Vikatan Awards, and nine Vijay Awards. Dhanush has also appeared in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list six times. Dhanush joined the showbiz business after being pressured by his brother and director Selvaraghavan. In 2002, he made his acting debut with the coming-of-age film ‘Thulluvadho Ilamai.’ His first major break in Tamil cinema came with the 2003 film ‘Kaadhal Kondein.’ Following this, he went on to appear in films like ‘Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan,’ ‘Sullan,’ ‘Aadukalam,’ ‘Polladhavan,’ and ‘Yaaradi Nee Mohini,’ among several others. In 2011, he gained international attention with his song ‘Why this Kolaveri Di,’ which became the first Indian video song to cross 100 million views on YouTube. In 2013, he made his Bollywood debut with ‘Raanjhanaa.’ Dhanush is married to Rajnikanth’s eldest daughter Aishwarya and the couple has two sons.

09 Jan 2023


'Ponniyin Selvan II' to 'Jailer': Upcoming Tamil movies of 2023

With several sequels, most-awaited projects, and big actors' movie releases, 2023 sounds assuring for Kollywood.

12 Dec 2022


Rajinikanth's 72nd birthday: Dhanush to Kamal Haasan, stars wish 'Thalaivar'

Superstar Rajinikanth is celebrating his 72nd birthday on Monday, December 12. Celebrities and fans have flooded social media posting wishes for the actor, and showering their love on him.

11 Dec 2022

Sanjay Dutt

Dhanush's next to have Sanjay Dutt as main antagonist: Report

Tamil star Dhanush has been on a film signing spree and has an exciting lineup of projects in various stages of production.

07 Dec 2022


Dhanush tops IMDb's 'Top 10 Most Popular Indian Stars' list

IMDb released its list of "Top 10 Most Popular Indian Stars of 2022" on Wednesday.

27 Nov 2022

Tamil Cinema

Dhanush set to star in H Vinoth's next film

Dhanush is set to star in director H Vinoth's yet-to-be-titled film, which will go on floors in 2024.

29 Sep 2022

Movie Review

'Naane Varuven' review: Even Dhanush can't save this unscary thriller

There is a dish in Tamil Nadu's cuisine called aviyal—a stew made with available vegetables.

20 Sep 2022

Ponniyin Selvan

It's Dhanush's 'Naane Varuven' vs Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan I'

Tamil superstar Dhanush on Tuesday took to his Twitter space and shared a poster from his upcoming Kollywood film Naane Varuven while revealing its premiere date.

19 Sep 2022

Tamil Cinema

Dhanush's Tamil-Telugu bilingual drama 'Vaathi'/'Sir' gears up for December release

The makers of the upcoming drama Vaathi starring Dhanush in the lead role announced on Monday that the film will hit the theaters on December 2.

19 Sep 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Captain Miller': Dhanush's rugged look from new photo wins hearts

So far, 2022 has been stellar for Tamil star Dhanush with movie releases and new collaborations. One of them is Captain Miller.

05 Sep 2022

Tamil Cinema

Selvaraghavan's 'Naane Varuven': Dhanush starrer confirmed to release this month

Dhanush is probably still basking in the success of his recently released Tamil film Thiruchitrambalam.

30 Aug 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Thiruchitrambalam' box office: Dhanush-starrer beats Vijay's 'Beast' in Tamil Nadu

Tamil film Thiruchitrambalam led by Dhanush and Nithya Menen is the latest Kollywood sensation.

28 Aug 2022

Laal Singh Chaddha

'Liger', 'Dobaaraa', 'Thiruchitrambalam', 'Karthikeya 2': How are latest releases performing?

Be it the boycott Bollywood trend or just poor concepts, the box office has surely not been kind to many films this year.

22 Aug 2022

Raksha Bandhan

Box office collections: 'Thiruchitrambalam,' 'Karthikeya 2' shine while Bollywood suffers

Amidst the ongoing #BoycottBollywood trend, recently released films have managed to draw all eyeballs to the box office.

18 Aug 2022

Prakash Raj

'Thiruchitrambalam' review: Mother of all 'formula' films with boring writing

You already know what will happen when you go to watch a masala film⁠—the hero and heroine win the day and live happily ever after.

08 Aug 2022

South Indian Cinema

'Thiruchitrambalam' trailer highlights: Dhanush, Nithya arrest attention in this comedy-drama

It's time for Dhanush's fans to rejoice as the trailer of his upcoming film Thiruchitrambalam was finally dropped on Sunday evening.

08 Aug 2022


Happy birthday, Fahadh Faasil: Looking at his five memorable roles

Fahadh Faasil is a towering personality in South Indian cinema, known to be a chameleon who can easily slide into the skin of any character.

06 Aug 2022

Chris Evans

'Lone Wolf is ready': Dhanush confirms 'The Gray Man' sequel

In some exciting news to the fans of Tamil star Dhanush, the actor on Saturday confirmed that a sequel to his recent Hollywood project, The Gray Man, is in the works.

06 Aug 2022


#AllAboutFees: Tracing Dhanush's remuneration graph over the years

The first name that crops up when we think about hard work and consistency would probably be Tamil superstar Dhanush.

03 Aug 2022

Tamil Cinema

Dhanush's 'Captain Miller': Everything to know about Arun Matheswaran directorial

Tamil superstar Dhanush announced last month that he is teaming up with filmmaker Arun Matheswaran (Rocky and Saani Kaayidham) for a period drama titled Captain Miller.

28 Jul 2022

Kamal Haasan

Happy birthday Dhanush: 5 roles we want 'Vaathi' to play

In his career spanning over two decades, Dhanush has become a household name for Tamil cinema fans.

27 Jul 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Vaathi': Dhanush's first look unveiled; teaser to be dropped tomorrow

A day before the birthday of superstar Dhanush, the makers of his upcoming film Vaathi shared a poster from the film while revealing the first look of Dhanush.

23 Jul 2022

Chris Evans

5 reasons why you must watch Netflix's 'The Gray Man'

The Gray Man directed by Anthony and Joe Russo finally made its way to Netflix on Friday.

21 Jul 2022


'The Gray Man' Mumbai premiere: Dhanush's 'veshti' look impresses

After attending the premiere and promotions of The Gray Man in the US, Dhanush came back to Mumbai for the special screening of his upcoming Hollywood project.

17 Jul 2022


'The Gray Man': All about Ryan Gosling-Chris Evans-Dhanush starrer

The Gray Man, featuring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, and Dhanush, has been released in select theatres in the US ahead of its Netflix release on July 22.

11 Jul 2022

Chris Evans

'The Gray Man': Russo Brothers will meet Indian fans!

The Russo Brothers, namely Anthony and Joe Russo, are gearing up for the release of their next action-packed visual spectacle, The Gray Man.

04 Jul 2022

Narendra Modi

What to watch in July? 7 upcoming titles hitting OTT

July will be quite engaging for cinephiles due to scheduled theatrical releases such as Ek Villain Returns, Shamshera, and Thor: Love and Thunder, among others.

02 Jul 2022

Bollywood News

Dhanush announces 'Captain Miller' with Arun Matheswaran; teaser revealed

Tamil superstar Dhanush sent netizens into a frenzy after he announced his upcoming film titled Captain Miller on Saturday.

28 Jun 2022

Raksha Bandhan

Aanand L Rai's birthday: Exploring recurrent thematic use of small-towns

Aanand L Rai is known for his own brand of cinema that directly stems out of the Indian heartland.

16 Jun 2022

Anurag Kashyap

Liked 'Vikram'? Then, you'll love these 5 Tamil action thrillers

Lokesh Kanagaraj-directed Tamil film Vikram hit the big screens earlier this month amid huge expectations and it absolutely lived up to the hype.

16 Jun 2022

Prakash Raj

Dhanush, Nithya Menen's 'Thiruchitrambalam' gears up for August release

The makers of actors Dhanush and Nithya Menen's upcoming film Thiruchitrambalam have finally announced its release date.

16 Jun 2022

Shruti Haasan

'Asuran' to 'Maari': 5 unmissable films of Dhanush

Which Dhanush film is the best?

25 May 2022


'The Gray Man': Russo Brothers tease spin-off featuring Dhanush's character

Dhanush's appearance in the trailer of The Gray Man stirred a frenzy among his fans!

25 May 2022


'The Gray Man' trailer: Evans-Gosling play chase game, Dhanush appears

Chris Evans and Ryan Gosling-led The Gray Man received its trailer on Tuesday.

26 Mar 2022


Selvaraghavan's 'Naane Varuven': Glitzy new poster features Dhanush's swagger

Dhanush, who has been gaining massive recognition for his spellbinding work in the recent past, has several interesting films in the pipeline and among them is his brother Selvaraghavan's directorial Naane Varuven.

24 Mar 2022


'Oh Saathi Chal': All about Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's Bollywood debut

A couple of days back, filmmaker Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth, the elder daughter of Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, announced her next film.

12 Mar 2022

Disney+ Hotstar

'Maaran' review: One feels sorry for the performer in Dhanush!

Dhanush's films have been heading the OTT way of late and after watching Maaran, currently streaming on Disney+ Hotstar, we understand why.

03 Mar 2022


5 top OTT series/movies to look out for in March

Even though most of the theaters are functioning in full capacity in the country, thanks to COVID-19 making a retreat, makers of many films and series are still opting to take out their products in the OTT space.

22 Feb 2022


5 South Indian actors who have collaborated with Amitabh Bachchan

Telugu actor Prabhas, popularly known as Rebel Star, is currently filming Project K alongside Bollywood stalwart Amitabh Bachchan. The film, touted to be a sci-fi thriller, also stars Deepika Padukone.

13 Feb 2022


Dhanush-Aishwaryaa's separation 'expected and inevitable' for South film industry insiders?

Tamil superstar Dhanush and filmmaker Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth announced their separation last month after 18 long years of marriage.