Articles about Tamil Cinema

Suriya's 'Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum' to release on September 24

15 Sep 2021

Suriya's 'Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum' to release on September 24

Tamil film Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum, produced by South star Suriya, is set to release on Amazon Prime Video on September 24, the streamer has announced.

Popular VJ and Tamil actor Anandha Kannan dies of cancer

17 Aug 2021

Popular VJ and Tamil actor Anandha Kannan dies of cancer

Popular Tamil actor and host Anandha Kannan, 48, passed away due to bile-duct cancer last night.

Abhimanyu Singh joins the cast of Rajinikanth-starrer 'Annaatthe'

14 Aug 2021

Abhimanyu Singh joins the cast of Rajinikanth-starrer 'Annaatthe'

Actor Abhimanyu Singh is set to feature in megastar Rajinikanth's upcoming movie Annaatthe, the production banner Sun Pictures announced on Saturday.

South superstar Suriya inks four-film deal with Amazon Prime Video

05 Aug 2021

South superstar Suriya inks four-film deal with Amazon Prime Video

Tamil cinema superstar Suriya on Thursday signed an exclusive deal with Amazon Prime Video under which his four upcoming movies will be released directly on the streaming platform.

Dream of working in sports film fulfilled, says actor Arya

21 Jul 2021

Dream of working in sports film fulfilled, says actor Arya

South actor Arya, whose real name is Jamshad Cethirakath, says working on acclaimed director Pa Ranjith's 1970s-set boxing drama Sarpatta Parambarai was like fulfilling a long-cherished dream of starring in a sports movie.

Waiting to share screen with Amitabh Bachchan, says Suman Talwar

21 Jul 2021

Waiting to share screen with Amitabh Bachchan, says Suman Talwar

Calling Amitabh Bachchan a real-life hero, South actor Suman Talwar on Tuesday said that he would love to work with the megastar even if it was for just one scene in a film.

'Not expected,' Madras HC tells Thalapathy Vijay for attempting tax-exemption

13 Jul 2021

'Not expected,' Madras HC tells Thalapathy Vijay for attempting tax-exemption

Tamil superstar Thalapathy Vijay had filed a writ petition in 2012, seeking exemption of Entry Tax for his luxury vehicle.

'Sarpatta Parambarai': Suriya unveils trailer for Arya's upcoming sports drama

13 Jul 2021

'Sarpatta Parambarai': Suriya unveils trailer for Arya's upcoming sports drama

The trailer for Tamil sports drama Sarpatta Parambarai is here, and Arya as a dedicated boxer will surely hook your attention.

'Navarasa': Listen to the first single, 'Thooriga,' from Suriya's story

12 Jul 2021

'Navarasa': Listen to the first single, 'Thooriga,' from Suriya's story

Suriya fans, get ready!

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

09 Jul 2021

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

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

'Friendship': Makers release new poster on star Harbhajan Singh's birthday

04 Jul 2021

'Friendship': Makers release new poster on star Harbhajan Singh's birthday

Cricketer Harbhajan Singh is warming up to impress fans with his first major role in the Tamil movie Friendship soon.

'Ratsasan' Hindi remake gets its inspector Arun in Akshay Kumar?

29 Jun 2021

'Ratsasan' Hindi remake gets its inspector Arun in Akshay Kumar?

Critically and financially acclaimed Tamil movie Ratsasan is getting a Hindi remake and is likely to be headlined by Akshay Khiladi Kumar.

'Jagame Thandhiram' review: Dhanush's action drama entertains, makes you empathize

18 Jun 2021

'Jagame Thandhiram' review: Dhanush's action drama entertains, makes you empathize

Suruli aka the "world's most arrogant gangster" is the axis of Karthik Subbaraj's globe called Jagame Thandhiram.

#LetsRakita: Ahead of 'Jagame Thandhiram' release, here's a round up

17 Jun 2021

#LetsRakita: Ahead of 'Jagame Thandhiram' release, here's a round up

Tamil superstar Dhanush is all set to charm viewers in his "original gangster" avatar Suruli in Jagame Thandhiram.

Rollback TDS hike, Tamil film producers write to Finance Ministry

17 Jun 2021

Rollback TDS hike, Tamil film producers write to Finance Ministry

Producers who are working in the Tamil film industry have appealed to the Union Finance Ministry recently to take back the "sudden" imposition of an increased Tax Deduction at Source (TDS).

Dhanush is an extraordinary performer: Karthik Subbaraj

10 Jun 2021

Dhanush is an extraordinary performer: Karthik Subbaraj

Filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj says that he always wanted to work with Dhanush and Jagame Thandhiram, a London-set gangster drama, finally gave him a chance to collaborate with the actor.

'Jagame Thandhiram' music review: Santhosh Narayanan weaves magic, yet again

07 Jun 2021

'Jagame Thandhiram' music review: Santhosh Narayanan weaves magic, yet again

Dhanush is back to enthrall us with Jagame Thandhiram.

Happy Birthday Mani Ratnam: Six movies that explored unusual romance

02 Jun 2021

Happy Birthday Mani Ratnam: Six movies that explored unusual romance

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

'Jagame Thandhiram' trailer: Dhanush sets fire as 'the original gangster'

01 Jun 2021

'Jagame Thandhiram' trailer: Dhanush sets fire as 'the original gangster'

Netflix dropped the trailer for Jagame Thandhiram (which translates to this universe is a ruse) today, and Dhanush as a "Tamil gangster on the streets of London," impresses.

Suriya's 'Soorarai Pottru' creates record, is world's third-best rated film

18 May 2021

Suriya's 'Soorarai Pottru' creates record, is world's third-best rated film

Suriya's Soorarai Pottru has become the third-highest ranked film on the coveted IMDb list (Internet Movie Database).

Tamil director-cinematographer KV Anand dies at 54, was COVID-19 positive

30 Apr 2021

Tamil director-cinematographer KV Anand dies at 54, was COVID-19 positive

Famous Tamil director and cinematographer KV Anand passed away today after suffering a heart attack. He was 54.

'Asuran' Telugu remake, 'Narappa,' starring Venkatesh Daggubati, release date postponed

29 Apr 2021

'Asuran' Telugu remake, 'Narappa,' starring Venkatesh Daggubati, release date postponed

The release date of Narappa, the Telugu remake of the Tamil film Asuran, starring Venkatesh Daggubati has been pushed.

Vijay Sethupathi to star in 'Asuran' director's next film

22 Apr 2021

Vijay Sethupathi to star in 'Asuran' director's next film

South star Vijay Sethupathi has teamed up with National award-winning filmmaker Vetri Maaran for his next film Viduthalai, the producers announced on Thursday.

Tamil actor Vivekh passes away at 59, celebrities offer condolences

17 Apr 2021

Tamil actor Vivekh passes away at 59, celebrities offer condolences

Popular Tamil actor-comedian Vivekh passed away on Saturday after suffering a massive heart attack on Friday. He was 59.

Tamil actor Indra Kumar dies by alleged suicide; probe ordered

20 Feb 2021

Tamil actor Indra Kumar dies by alleged suicide; probe ordered

Just days after film actor Sandeep Nahar's shocking death, the entertainment fraternity has suffered yet another loss.

'Master': Chennai's Kasi theater booked for violating COVID-19 rules

14 Jan 2021

'Master': Chennai's Kasi theater booked for violating COVID-19 rules

On Wednesday, the Chennai Police booked the popular Kasi theater in Ashok Nagar for violating social distancing rules at the screening of Vijay-starrer Master.

Tamil actor Thavasi seeks financial help for cancer treatment

17 Nov 2020

Tamil actor Thavasi seeks financial help for cancer treatment

Tamil actor Thavasi, who became a household name after starring in Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, is currently battling cancer.

Tamil TV actor hacked to death in Chennai

17 Nov 2020

Tamil TV actor hacked to death in Chennai

Tamil television actor Selvarathinam was murdered on Sunday by a group of men in Chennai, allegedly for having an affair with a married woman.

Aishwarya Rai may star in 'Andhadhun's Tamil remake

14 Oct 2020

Aishwarya Rai may star in 'Andhadhun's Tamil remake

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan might star as one of the leads in the Tamil remake of 2018 hit Bollywood movie Andhadhun.

Tamil director, who gave superstar Rajinikanth career breakthrough, passes away

02 Apr 2019

Tamil director, who gave superstar Rajinikanth career breakthrough, passes away

Veteran filmmaker J Mahendran, known for infusing realism in Tamil cinema and for giving superstar Rajinikanth his career breakthrough with Mullum Malarum, died in Chennai today.

For Jayalalithaa-biopic, Kangana getting Rs. 24cr, highest for any female-actor

25 Mar 2019

For Jayalalithaa-biopic, Kangana getting Rs. 24cr, highest for any female-actor

Bollywood's Queen Kangana Ranaut recently announced that she will play former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa in her next.

Tamil actress Yashika reportedly committed suicide: Details here

14 Feb 2019

Tamil actress Yashika reportedly committed suicide: Details here

Valentine's Day, the day of love, turned fatal for Tamil actress Yashika who, reportedly, committed suicide at her Chennai residence.

42 cable, net service providers restrained from showing Tamil film

15 Nov 2018

42 cable, net service providers restrained from showing Tamil film

The Madras HC yesterday restrained 42 cable and Internet service providers from screening the Tamil film 'Kaatrin Mozhi' scheduled to be released on November 16, on a suit filed by the producer, Creative Entertainers.

Veteran Tamil comedian, Vellai Subbaiah passes away at 78

06 Sep 2018

Veteran Tamil comedian, Vellai Subbaiah passes away at 78

Veteran Tamil film comedian, Vellai Subbaiah died after a brief illness at Mettupalayam near Coimbatore, family sources said on Thursday.

Shocking! TV actress Priyanka commits suicide by hanging herself

18 Jul 2018

Shocking! TV actress Priyanka commits suicide by hanging herself

A Tamil TV actress today allegedly committed suicide at her house in Chennai, apparently because of differences with her husband who is being questioned in this connection.