Malayalam Movies: News

24 Sep 2023

South Indian Cinema

Malayalam filmmaker KG George (77) dies undergoing treatment for stroke

Noted veteran Malayalam film director and screenwriter KG George, known for movies such as Irakal and Mattoral, is no more.

21 Sep 2023


'Kannur Squad' release date and U/A certificate announced

Malayalam megastar Mammootty's highly anticipated film, Kannur Squad, is set to hit theaters on September 28.

17 Sep 2023

Vikram (the movie)

SIIMA-2023: 'PS-I,' 'Vikram' win big, Kamal Haasan bags 2 awards

The second day of the 11th South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) was held in Dubai on Saturday night.

15 Sep 2023


Alencier Ley Lopez refuses to apologize over sexist remarks

Malayalam actor Alencier Ley Lopez has surrounded himself in a controversy after making "sexist" remarks. Although he is facing backlash on social media, the actor has refused to apologize for his comments.

15 Sep 2023

South Indian Cinema

SIIMA 2023: Rana-Mrunal to host the ceremony; streaming details out

The South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) is back with its 11th edition, honoring the best talent in the Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada movie industries.

11 Sep 2023

Drugs Case

'I started synthetic drugs': Malayalam actor Dhyan Sreenivasan's candid confessions

Mollywood actor Dhyan Sreenivasan, who will soon be seen in the upcoming movie Nadhikalil Sundari Yamuna, has consistently been candid in his promotional interviews.

07 Sep 2023

Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer Salmaan pens heartfelt note on father Mammootty's birthday

Superstar Mammootty is an evergreen figure in Malayalam movies. The actor turned 72 on Thursday and colleagues and fans are taking to social media to express their love.

07 Sep 2023

Happy Birthday

Happy birthday, Mammootty: Actor's remarkable collaboration with MT Vasudevan Nair

With a filmography spanning over 420 films in six different languages—legendary Mammootty remains an unrivaled cultural icon.

05 Sep 2023


Malayalam producer Baiju Panicker dies at 59

In a shocking piece of news from the Malayalam industry, film-television producer Baiju Panicker breathed his last on Monday (September 4). According to reports, Panicker was 59 years old at the time of his passing away. The cause of his death has not been revealed yet.

04 Sep 2023

Upcoming Movies

'Drishyam' director Jeethu Joseph to direct a Hindi thriller-drama project

Junglee Pictures, known for producing critically acclaimed films like Raazi and Badhaai Ho, has announced its next project, a Hindi thriller drama, in association with Cloud 9 Pictures.

04 Sep 2023

Kangana Ranaut

Before #Chandramukhi2, revisit all horror-thriller films based on Chandramukhi's tale

Raghava Lawrence-Kangana Ranaut's Chandramukhi 2 is in the buzz and is heading toward a theatrical release on September 15.

01 Sep 2023


Malayalam actor Aparna P Nair dies at 31, suicide suspected

Malayalam TV and film actor Aparna P Nair has passed away at 31.

31 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'King of Kotha' having a rough ride

Dulquer Salmaan's King of Kotha was in the buzz initially but the negative reviews and word of mouth have led to the movie's downfall.

29 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'King of Kotha' to be dethroned soon

Dulquer Salmaan is a known face in India, especially after the stupendous success of Sita Ramam. The pan-India star's recent theatrical outing King of Kotha had some buzz but the negative reviews and word of mouth have affected the film's box office collection.

25 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'King of Kotha' eyes the box office throne

Dulquer Salmaan is one of the budding stars in India. He has done a considerable amount of work across industries and has become a household name after Sita Ramam.

23 Aug 2023

Dulquer Salmaan

'King of Kotha': Cast, plotline, team, release date—everything to know

After months of speculation, the long-awaited moment is nearly here: Dulquer Salmaan's highly-anticipated film King of Kotha is slated to hit theaters on Thursday (August 24).

22 Aug 2023

Dulquer Salmaan

'King of Kotha,' 'RDX': Big-budget box-office clash this Onam

Following the electrifying clash of Gadar 2 and OMG 2—audiences will have to prepare themselves for yet another cinematic duel on Onam.

18 Aug 2023

Movie Review

'1001 Nunakal' review: Nearly-perfect screenplay about Malayali marriages

Indian films have often explored the institution of marriage. Director Thamar KV's latest Malayalam release 1001 Nunakal also revolves around not one but many marriages.

17 Aug 2023


Mammootty announces new project 'Bramayugam' and reveals concept poster

Mammootty is a bonafide megastar of Malayalam cinema and over the decades, the actor has pushed the boundary with his impeccable acting skills. Now, the actor has taken to Twitter and unveiled the first poster from his upcoming film titled Bramayugam. The poster promises an intriguing tale.

10 Aug 2023

Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer Salmaan engages with rage in 'King of Kotha' trailer

Dulquer Salmaan is one of the most versatile actors in India who has made his niche over the years. His upcoming film King of Kotha is in the buzz and now the trailer of the action thriller has been unveiled.

09 Aug 2023


Malayalam director Siddique dies after suffering heart attack: His journey

The Malayalam film industry is in mourning following the unfortunate demise of acclaimed filmmaker Siddique, who died at the age of 63.

08 Aug 2023

Fahadh Faasil

Fahadh Faasil's birthday: Revisiting his thriller film 'Irul'

One of the leading actors in the Malayalam film industry, Fahadh Faasil is celebrating his 41st birthday on Tuesday.

07 Aug 2023

Telugu Films

Hollywood's Nick Thurlow joins Mohanlal's 'Vrushabha' as executive producer

Mohanlal is a bonafide megastar of Malayalam movies. The actor's upcoming pan-India project Vrushabha has been in the buzz ever since its announcement. Now, the Ektaa Kapoor bankrolled project is reaching newer heights.

06 Aug 2023


OTT: Aparna Balamurali-Kunchacko Boban starrer 'Padmini's Netflix release date out 

After completing its theatrical run, Aparna Balamurali, Kunchacko Boban, and Madonna Sebastian starrer Malayalam comedy-drama Padmini is now heading toward its digital premiere.

01 Aug 2023

Taapsee Pannu

Taapsee Pannu birthday special: Top non-Bollywood films 

Taapsee Pannu, the self-made actor who began her career in the Telugu film industry and then established herself as a leading star in Bollywood, turned 36 today (August 1).

25 Jul 2023


Kerala Government faces backlash over draft film policy committee formation

In the aftermath of the Kerala government's formation of a committee to draft a film policy for the state, several industry insiders have voiced their criticism, pointing to the lack of transparency in proper consultation.

25 Jul 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth vs Dhyan Sreenivasan: What's 'Jailer' films' controversy all about

Two films, two actors, same title, same release date. That's what the controversy is about.

15 Jul 2023


'Padmini' producer accuses Kunchacko Boban of skipping promotions

The tiff between Mollywood actors and producers has once again captured headlines, with Kunchacko Boban becoming the latest actor to be caught up in the controversy.

13 Jul 2023


Mohanlal-Jeethu Joseph unite for 'Production No 33'

Mohanlal is a bonafide megastar of Malayalam cinema. The actor has been ruling the hearts of people for decades now. In an interesting development, the actor is set to collaborate with Jeethu Joseph for the fifth time and the makers of the upcoming film announced it on their social media on Thursday.

08 Jul 2023


Malayalam film producer Achani Ravi passes away at 90

Noted Malayalam film producer and businessman, Achani Ravi, passed away on Saturday, said reports.

08 Jul 2023

Tamil Cinema

Revathi's birthday special: Actor's top 5 roles you should watch

Revathi, also known as Asha Kelunni Nair, the critically acclaimed Indian actor who predominantly works in Tamil and Malayalam cinema, turned 57 today (July 8).

05 Jul 2023

Social Media

Mollywood actor Arthana Binu accuses father-actor Vijayakumar of trespassing, threats

In a shocking piece of news, Malayalam actor Arthana Binu made allegations against her father-actor Vijayakumar for trespassing into her residence and for issuing death threats to her sister and grandmother.

03 Jul 2023

Telugu Films

Ektaa Kapoor to bankroll Mohanlal's pan-India project 'Vrushabha'

Mohanlal is a bonafide superstar of Malayalam cinema. Ever since he was spotted with Ektaa Kapoor at Yash Raj Studios, rumors were rife in tinsel town that the duo is working on a new project.

27 Jun 2023

Prithviraj Sukumaran

Prithviraj Sukumaran shares health update after undergoing surgery 

Mollywood superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran suffered a ligament tear in his knee while filming a stunt sequence for the movie Vilayath Buddha.

27 Jun 2023


Malayalam filmmaker Baiju Paravoor (42) dies of suspected food poisoning

In a shocking piece of news, Malayalam filmmaker Baiju Paravoor passed away due to suspected food poisoning. Per reports, the 42-year-old director, who has worked as a production controller on about 45 films, breathed his last on Monday. He was awaiting the release of his directorial debut film Secret.

27 Jun 2023


Notable works of late Malayalam actor, CV Dev (83)

Veteran Malayalam actor CV Dev died at the age of 83 on Monday, said reports. According to The Hindu, he was undergoing treatment for cardiovascular ailments.

26 Jun 2023

Prithviraj Sukumaran

Prithviraj Sukumaran to undergo keyhole surgery; 'Vilayath Buddha' shooting postponed

Malayalam actor Prithviraj Sukumaran is set to undergo a laparoscopy aka keyhole surgery after getting injured on the sets of his upcoming film Vilayath Buddha. The surgery is slated to take place in Kochi and as per reports, he is advised to rest for a few weeks.

18 Jun 2023


Veteran Malayalam actor Poojappura Ravi dies at 86

In a blow to the Malayalam film industry, veteran actor Poojappura Ravi passed away at the age of 82 on Sunday (June 18).

08 Jun 2023

Fahadh Faasil

Fahadh Faasil's 'Dhoomam' trailer out; release date inside

Fahadh Faasil is one of the most adept actors in the South Indian film industry. In the last few years, the actor has received nationwide acclaim and fans are rooting for his upcoming film Dhoomam. The makers released the trailer of the Malayalam film and it promises a gripping thriller.

07 Jun 2023


Dileep Pothan's 'O. Baby': Cast, crew, trailer details

Malayalam movies are known for producing stellar content. Dileep Pothan is an adept actor and filmmaker, and his upcoming film O. Baby's trailer has been released. As per the look, the film promises to be a gripping thriller.

05 Jun 2023


Malayalam actor-mimicry artist Kollam Sudhi (39) dies in road accident

Malayalam actor and mimicry artist Kollam Sudhi is no more.

05 Jun 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' slows down amid competition

Malayalam cinema is known for its stellar content and the industry has been consistent for some decades now. With films becoming pan-India, Tovino Thomas has emerged to be a breakout star and has been one of the commercially viable actors in India.

02 Jun 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' is raking in well in Week 4

Malayalam cinema has been producing great content for decades. Now, the film industry is getting pan-India appreciation and the actors are emerging to be nationwide stars.

31 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' witnesses slight dip

Tovino Thomas's 2018 is having a great run at the box office. Malayalam movies are known for their stellar content and nowadays, the industry is producing money spinners too. The film is breaking records at the Malayali box office and now the makers have released a Hindi dubbed version too.

30 May 2023


Malayalam actor Harish Pengan passes away at 49 

Noted actor Harish Pengan, who most prominently worked in the Malayalam film industry has passed away.

30 May 2023

OTT releases

Tovino Thomas's '2018' gets OTT release; read details

This year's biggest Malayalam blockbuster 2018, starring Tovino Thomas in the lead, is shattering records at the box office. Mapping the success and the reception of the film, it was re-released in multiple languages including Hindi on May 26.

30 May 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: '2018' stays quite focused 

Tovino Thomas is an adept actor and has become a staple name among ardent cinephiles in India. The actor has delivered several box office money spinners and his recent release 2018 is all about shattering records.

29 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' aims Rs. 100 crore mark domestically 

Malayalam cinema is known for making some stellar content and the recent survival thriller 2018 is proving to be too good.

26 May 2023

Movie Review

'2018' Hindi review: Immaculately-shot survival thriller with powerful emotional undercurrents

The Hindi dubbed version of the Malayalam survival-thriller film 2018: Everyone is a Hero has been released theatrically on Friday.

25 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' has a crucial weekend ahead

Malayalam cinema has been producing stellar work for decades. Recently, mainstream viewers got exposed to the goldmine, which has resulted in an unexpected boom in terms of box office collection. Tovino Thomas starrer 2018 is a recent addition to the phenomenon.

24 May 2023

Kerala High Court

Court rejects actor Unni Mukundan's plea in sexual harassment case

Malayalam actor Unni Mukundan faced another setback on Tuesday when the Kerala High Court directed the initiation of a trial against him in an assault case filed in 2017.

23 May 2023

OTT releases

Fahadh Faasil's 'Pachuvum Athbutha Vilakkum' OTT release date out

Fahadh Faasil is one of the breakout stars of Malayalam cinema who has achieved pan-India success in recent years. The adept actor has been doing some stellar work in Mollywood for a long time.

23 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: '2018' is quite steady in its third week

Tovino Thomas is a breakout star of Malayalam cinema and the actor-producer has done some stellar landmark work on celluloid. His recent release 2018 has been really good in terms of its box office collection.

21 May 2023

Cannes Film Festival

'Drishyam' to get Korean remake, Panorama Studios announces at Cannes

A Korean remake of Drishyam has been announced!

21 May 2023


Happy birthday, Mohanlal: Bollywood films actor's been part of

Malayalam cinema's seasoned actor Mohanlal has a prolific career spanning over four decades. He has delivered numerous superhit films and cult classics, but did you know that he has acted in several Bollywood films too?

16 May 2023


Mollywood producer PKR Pillai, known for 'Chithram,' dies at 92

PKR Pillai, a celebrated Malayalam film producer and distributor left for heavenly abode on Tuesday. He was 92.

16 May 2023

Tovino Thomas

'2018' to 'Lucifer': Mollywood's elite Rs. 100 crore club 

Earlier this year, the Malayalam film industry raised complaints regarding films not performing well at the box office. But, with Tovino Thomas's 2018: Everyone is a Hero, the industry has got a ray of hope. Within a few days of its release, the film has already become a super hit.

12 May 2023

Tovino Thomas

Why is everyone raving about Malayalam survival thriller '2018'

Malayalam survival-thriller film 2018: Everyone is a Hero is currently creating waves in the film corridors for its cinematography, story, performances, VFX, and truthful depiction of the cataclysmic floods that ravaged parts of Kerala back in 2018.

10 May 2023

Box Office

Mollywood filmmaker Jude Anthany Joseph accuses Antony Varghese of cheating

Mollywood filmmaker Jude Anthany Joseph, who is currently basking in the success of his recently released film 2018, is making headlines.

09 May 2023

Sai Pallavi

Happy birthday, Sai Pallavi: Celebrating actor's most powerful performances

Ever since her debut with the Malayalam film Premam (2015), south star Sai Pallavi has captured the hearts of the audiences, who doted on her.

08 May 2023


Drug abuse case: Increased police presence on Malayalam film sets

The Malayalam film industry has been rocked by allegations of drug use among young actors. Reportedly, the Kerala Film Producers' Association (KFPA) and other film bodies recently banned actors Shane Nigam and Sreenath Bhasi.

01 May 2023


'Corona Papers' on OTT: When and where to watch

Acclaimed filmmaker Priyadarshan's recent Malayalam offering Corona Papers is set to make its digital debut.

26 Apr 2023


Mollywood actor Mamukkoya passes away at 76

The Malayalam industry has lost a prominent figure with the passing away of actor Mamukkoya on Wednesday. He was 76.

18 Apr 2023

Sony LIV

'Jai Mahendran': Everything about SonyLIV's first-ever Malayalam original show

After introducing originals in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu languages, SonyLIV is now looking to tap into the rich cultural heritage of Malayalam cinema with its first-ever original show in the language.

09 Apr 2023


First-look poster of Mohanlal's 'Malaikottai Vaaliban' to release this week

On the occasion of Easter on Sunday, Mollywood megastar Mohanlal shared an exciting update with his fans, revealing that the first-look poster of his upcoming film Malaikottai Vaaliban will be out on Friday (April 14).

08 Apr 2023

Prithviraj Sukumaran

'Aadujeevitham': Director Blessy reacts to Prithviraj Sukumaran-led film's trailer leak

The trailer of Aadujeevitham (The Goat Life) was dropped late on Friday (April 7) by its lead actor Prithviraj Sukumaran.

08 Apr 2023

Prithviraj Sukumaran

'Aadujeevitham': Everything to know about Prithviraj Sukumaran-starrer survival drama

Mollywood stalwart Prithviraj Sukumaran is gearing up to take the world by storm with his upcoming film Aadujeevitham, also titled The Goat Life.

07 Apr 2023

OTT releases

Everything about Priyadarshan's 'Corona Papers': Story, OTT, cast details

Priyadarshan is a veteran filmmaker who has awed viewers with his work over the years. The filmmaker's recently released project titled Corona Papers has received positive reviews from both critics and viewers.

07 Apr 2023


On Parvathy Thiruvothu's birthday, watch her top-rated IMDb films

Parvathy Thiruvothu turned a year older on Friday. The 35-year-old is one of the flag bearers of the fight against onscreen sexism in the Malayalam film industry. Time and again, she has spoken up on the role of films in normalizing toxicity in men.

29 Mar 2023

OTT releases

Jithu Madhavan's 'Romancham' gets an OTT release date; details inside

The Malayalam comedy film Romancham is all set for OTT release after having a successful theatrical run. The Jithu Madhavan directorial will stream on the OTT giant Disney+ Hotstar from April 7.

27 Mar 2023

South Indian Cinema

Malayalam comedy veteran Innocent dies: Movies that immortalized the artist

Malayalam comedy legend Innocent passed away on Sunday night in Kerala.