Articles about Mani Ratnam

'Hey! Sinamika': 5 takeaways from Aditi Rao Hydari-Dulquer Salmaan's film

04 Mar 2022

Entertainment
'Hey! Sinamika': 5 takeaways from Aditi Rao Hydari-Dulquer Salmaan's film

Dulquer Salmaan, who considers himself to be a "visiting actor" in Tamil cinema, marks his comeback there after two years with Hey! Sinamika.

Confirming rumors, Vikram-Dhruv's 'Mahaan' indeed opts for OTT release

25 Jan 2022

Entertainment
Confirming rumors, Vikram-Dhruv's 'Mahaan' indeed opts for OTT release

Tamil star 'Chiyaan' Vikram and his son Dhruv's multilingual action thriller Mahaan finally gets a release date.

AR Rahman completes 29 years in film industry. Jai ho!

15 Aug 2021

Entertainment
AR Rahman completes 29 years in film industry. Jai ho!

Music maestro AR Rahman completes 29 years in the film industry today.

'Navarasa' anthology review: Some shorts achieve brilliance, some are average

06 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'Navarasa' anthology review: Some shorts achieve brilliance, some are average

The biggest figures of the Tamil film industry came together to explore the Indian aesthetic theory of nine emotions or nava rasa in the latest Netflix anthology Navarasa.

Is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan playing the antagonist in 'Ponniyin Selvan'?

05 Aug 2021

Entertainment
Is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan playing the antagonist in 'Ponniyin Selvan'?

Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's upcoming magnum opus, Ponniyin Selvan is set to bring multiple popular actors on screen.

'Navarasa' album review: Nine stories, nine songs, nine gems

27 Jul 2021

Entertainment
'Navarasa' album review: Nine stories, nine songs, nine gems

The much-anticipated Tamil anthology series, Navarasa, has made fans curious about the nine stories, ever since its trailer got released.

'Navarasa' trailer: This is going to be a masterpiece

27 Jul 2021

Entertainment
'Navarasa' trailer: This is going to be a masterpiece

Netflix finally dropped the trailer of its highly anticipated anthology series, Navarasa today.

Mani Ratnam's magnum-opus 'Ponniyin Selvan' to release in two parts

20 Jul 2021

Entertainment
Mani Ratnam's magnum-opus 'Ponniyin Selvan' to release in two parts

Ponniyin Selvan, helmed by Mani Ratnam, is set to be made in two parts and will be released next year, as per a poster dropped recently.

Nine films, nine emotions: 'Navarasa' coming to Netflix this August

09 Jul 2021

Entertainment
Nine films, nine emotions: 'Navarasa' coming to Netflix this August

Netflix is gearing up to premiere the nine-part anthology Navarasa on August 6.

Happy Birthday Mani Ratnam: Six movies that explored unusual romance

02 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Happy Birthday Mani Ratnam: Six movies that explored unusual romance

Mani Ratnam is one of the most celebrated filmmakers in India.

Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

21 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

Actor Sonu Sood has been honored with a temple by the residents of a Telangana village in celebration of his humanitarian work amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

27 Jul 2020

Entertainment
Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as well as her eight-year-old daughter, Aaradhya, have tested negative for the coronavirus. They were diagnosed with the disease on July 12.

COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

04 Jun 2020

Entertainment
COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

They say films are a reflection of the society.

Deepika rejects Pradeep Sarkar's film; Aishwarya to be roped in?

18 Jan 2020

Entertainment
Deepika rejects Pradeep Sarkar's film; Aishwarya to be roped in?

Deepika Padukone has reportedly turned down an offer from Pradeep Sarkar to portray renowned Bengali courtesan-turned-actress Binodini Dasi in an upcoming Bollywood film.

#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

06 Jan 2020

Entertainment
#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

Call him what you may, Mozart of Madras, Isai Puyal (musical storm) or Allah Rakha Rahman, he rules over millions of hearts.

Aaradhya delivers powerful performance at school annual day; Amitabh elated

22 Dec 2019

Entertainment
Aaradhya delivers powerful performance at school annual day; Amitabh elated

Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan's daughter Aaradhya Bachchan's powerful performance on women empowerment at her school annual day is winning hearts on the internet.

Can't silence us: Fresh letter condemns sedition case against celebrities

09 Oct 2019

India
Can't silence us: Fresh letter condemns sedition case against celebrities

Three months ago, 49 celebrities wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the rise in mob lynching incidents, but they were slapped with sedition charges. They were accused of ruining India's "image".

Celebrities, who wrote to Modi about mob-lynching, charged with SEDITION

04 Oct 2019

India
Celebrities, who wrote to Modi about mob-lynching, charged with SEDITION

An FIR has been registered against celebrities, including filmmakers Mani Ratnam, Aparna Sen, and historian Ramachandra Guha, who wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over rising incidents of mob lynching.

Halloween is next month: Aishwarya's look slammed by Indian designer

02 Oct 2019

Entertainment
Halloween is next month: Aishwarya's look slammed by Indian designer

Last week, former Miss World and Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan made her Paris Fashion Week debut, and garnered mixed reactions to her look, to say the least.

Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

11 Sep 2019

Entertainment
Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

It has been 12 years since Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai got married.

This is Aishwarya's beauty advice to daughter Aaradhya

26 Aug 2019

Entertainment
This is Aishwarya's beauty advice to daughter Aaradhya

Bollywood icon Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is known not only for her exemplary onscreen performances, but also her charming looks.

#TravelBytes: Five places where popular Bollywood movies were filmed

18 Aug 2019

Entertainment
#TravelBytes: Five places where popular Bollywood movies were filmed

From the beautiful beaches of Goa to the fascinating forts of Rajasthan, Bollywood has gone to various amazing places, making them even more iconic in the process.

Aishwarya roped in for her 'guru' Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan'

26 Jul 2019

Entertainment
Aishwarya roped in for her 'guru' Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan'

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who was last seen in Fanney Khan in 2018, has been roped in for ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan.

62 celebrities, including Kangana, slam open letter to PM

26 Jul 2019

India
62 celebrities, including Kangana, slam open letter to PM

Days after 49 personalities wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking him to do something about lynching incidents, 62 celebrities shot back slamming their "selective outrage".

Internet thought it found Aishwarya's look-alike. Ummm...We disagree

10 May 2019

Entertainment
Internet thought it found Aishwarya's look-alike. Ummm...We disagree

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is known for her flawless beauty, now has competition.

#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

06 Jan 2019

Entertainment
#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

Call him what you may, Mozart of Madras, Isai Puyal (musical storm) or Allah Rakha Rahman, he rules over millions of hearts.

Had suicidal thoughts till 25 years of age: AR Rahman

04 Nov 2018

Entertainment
Had suicidal thoughts till 25 years of age: AR Rahman

Before the country recognized the talent of AR Rahman, the celebrated composer says there was a phase in his life where he felt like a failure and thought about ending his life almost every day.

After 8 years, Abhi-Ash to do a movie together

31 Jul 2018

Entertainment
After 8 years, Abhi-Ash to do a movie together

Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai finally agreed to do 'Gulab Jamun', Anurag Kashyap's movie, after hesitating for months.

#26YearsOfSRK: 5 unconventional films that actually made him King Khan

25 Jun 2018

Entertainment
#26YearsOfSRK: 5 unconventional films that actually made him King Khan

It has been 26 years since we first saw Shah Rukh Khan on celluloid. He made his Bollywood debut in 1992 with 'Deewana' on this very day.

Anil Kapoor completes 35 years in Hindi film industry

23 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Anil Kapoor completes 35 years in Hindi film industry

Anil Kapoor, who completes 35 years in Hindi film industry, says the key to his longevity is the disciplined routine he has followed throughout his career and the determination to evolve with each passing day.

As Aishwarya completes two decades, Rekha pens an emotional letter

17 Mar 2018

Entertainment
As Aishwarya completes two decades, Rekha pens an emotional letter

Congratulatory messages have been pouring in for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as she has completed two decades in the Indian film industry.

Padmaavat: Here's what happens when 'I' is dropped

14 Jan 2018

Entertainment
Padmaavat: Here's what happens when 'I' is dropped

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmavati is now called Padmaavat.

Celebrating AR Rahman: The man, his music and his magic

06 Jan 2018

Entertainment
Celebrating AR Rahman: The man, his music and his magic

Call him what you may, Mozart of Madras, Isai Puyal (music storm) or Allah Rakha Rahman, he rules over millions of hearts like he did when his soulful, haunting music first surfaced on the Indian musicverse 25 years ago. The year was 1992, the movie, Mani Ratnam's Roja.

The Bahubali Effect - South re-releases look to strike gold

17 May 2017

Entertainment
The Bahubali Effect - South re-releases look to strike gold

Only two weeks after release, the Hindi version of 'Bahubali: The Conclusion' emerged as the highest grosser of all-time, surpassing Aamir Khan's 'Dangal'.