Priyadarshan: News

30 Jan 2024


Priyadarshan's birthday special: Dissecting recurring features of filmmaker's classic comedies 

The modern-day master of comedy, prolific director Priyadarshan has enriched the landscape of Hindi cinema like very few have.

22 Dec 2023

Akshay Kumar

'Welcome' to 'Housefull': Akshay Kumar's sensational work in comedy films

There are diametrically different versions of Akshay Kumar.

25 Nov 2023

Ranbir Kapoor

Mani Ratnam, Shankar: South Indian directors Ranbir should collaborate with

There are only a few days left till Animal's arrival, but Ranbir Kapoor has already set the screen ablaze with snippets of his possibly career-best performance in the gangster drama.

04 Sep 2023

Malayalam Movies

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.

16 May 2023

Malayalam Movies

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.

01 May 2023

Malayalam Movies

'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.

07 Apr 2023

Malayalam Movies

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.

03 Apr 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: Understanding sub-genres of comedy films with prominent examples

Comedy is a multilayered film genre and cannot be straitjacketed into simply one broad category.

23 Feb 2023

Bollywood Films

'Hera Pheri 3': Fans launch petition demanding Priyadarshan's return 

The seemingly never-ending discourse around Hera Pheri 3 has now taken an entirely new turn.

04 Feb 2023


Filmmaker Priyadarshan's son Siddharth gets married in Chennai

Veteran filmmaker Priyadarshan's son Siddharth Priyadarshan tied the knot with his fiancee Merlin at an intimate ceremony in Chennai on Friday.

22 Jan 2023

Bollywood Films

Remembering writer-director Neeraj Vora's best work on his birth anniversary

Actor, writer, and director Neeraj Vora would have turned 60 today.

11 Aug 2022

Akshay Kumar

Happy birthday, Suniel Shetty! Looking at his best comic roles

Suniel Shetty has had a phenomenal run in Bollywood—from establishing himself as an action hero in the '90s to staying relevant even today—Anna has earned a cult-like following.

13 Dec 2021


Mohanlal-led 'Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham' hitting Amazon Prime Video this Friday

Mohanlal, who was again elected as the President of the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists recently, was last seen scorching the big screens with his sword fighting skills in Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham.

12 Nov 2021


Not OTT, Mohanlal's 'Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham' to be theatrical outing

Mohanlal's Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham will release in theaters and not on OTT, as per Saji Cherian, Kerala's Minister for Film Development Corporation and Chalachitra Academy.

26 Jul 2021

Akshay Kumar

Priyadarshan's next is a cop thriller, not Akshay Kumar's dramedy

Filmmaker Priyadarshan recently made his comeback with Hungama 2.

24 Jul 2021

Paresh Rawal

'Hungama 2' review: Paresh Rawal's character should be arrested! Period.

Disney+ Hotstar is now premiering Priyadarshan's directorial, Hungama 2.

21 Jul 2021

Paresh Rawal

'Hungama Ho Gaya' review: Shilpa Shetty-led song is an abomination

Earlier, Ratan Jain, the producer of Shilpa Shetty-starrer Hungama 2 had confirmed that her husband Raj Kundra's recent arrest won't affect the film and its promotions in any way.

16 Jul 2021

Shilpa Shetty Kundra

Shilpa to start shooting for her digital debut in 2022

Actor Shilpa Shetty Kundra says she will make her digital debut with a series and is also excited to see how the audience will receive her in the streaming space.

04 Jul 2021

Akshay Kumar

All you need to know about next Akshay Kumar-Priyadarshan collaboration

While speculations have been abuzz for a long time, director Priyadarshan has now confirmed he will team up with Akshay Kumar for their next collaboration soon.

18 Jun 2021


Celebrate Onam with Mohanlal's 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham' on August 12

This year's Onam is going to be eventful, as Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is gracing the big screen after a long time.

18 Jun 2021


Mohanlal's National Award-winning film to release on Onam

South superstar Mohanlal on Friday said his National Award-winning movie Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea will release countrywide on August 12.