Tamil Cinema: News

27 May 2024

Celebrity

Acclaimed Tamil director Surya Prakash succumbs to cardiac arrest 

The Tamil film industry is mourning the sudden loss of renowned director Surya Prakash, who reportedly passed away on Monday morning due to a cardiac arrest. His age is not known.

23 May 2024

Box Office

'Aranmanai 4' breaks box office records, grosses ₹100 crore

Aranmanai 4, a Tamil horror-comedy directed by Sundar C, has set new records at the Kollywood box office.

22 May 2024

Box Office

Day 12 box office collection of 'Star' witnesses drop

Star, the latest film directed by Elan and featuring Kavin in the lead role, saw a decline in box office collection on its 12th day.

21 May 2024

Box Office

'Star' outshines Kavin's previous hit 'Dada' at the box office

The latest sensation in Tamil cinema, Star, directed by Elan, known for Pyaar Prema Kaadhal, has been making waves at the box office since its release on May 10.

20 May 2024

Chiranjeevi

Chiranjeevi, 'Godfather' director Mohan Raja may reunite for next project

South sensation Chiranjeevi, who is currently working on his project Vishwambhara, already has his sights set on his next venture.

20 May 2024

Box Office

Box office: Kavin's 'Star' is steady; crosses ₹15cr mark

The Tamil romantic drama, Star, featuring Kavin in the lead role, was released theatrically on May 10.

16 May 2024

Box Office

'Aranmanai 4' maintains strong box office performance on Day 13

The Tamil horror-comedy film, Aranmanai 4, has sustained its robust box office performance, amassing an estimated ₹47.89cr India nett in its initial 13 days.

14 May 2024

Relationships

GV Prakash Kumar, wife Saindhavi announce split

Renowned composer-actor GV Prakash Kumar and playback singer Saindhavi have publicly announced their decision to end their 11 years of marriage.

13 May 2024

Relationships

Music director GV Prakash, wife Saindhavi heading for divorce: Report

Amid emerging reports, it appears that renowned music director and actor GV Prakash Kumar and his wife, vocalist Saindhavi, are contemplating divorce after 10 years of marriage.

08 May 2024

Sivakarthikeyan

Sivakarthikeyan to make a cameo in Vijay's 'GOAT': Reports

The much-awaited film of 2024, The Greatest of All Time (GOAT), featuring Thalapathy Vijay, has stirred up more excitement with recent reports suggesting actor Sivakarthikeyan's special cameo.

06 May 2024

Dhanush

Dhanush spends 10hrs filming in Mumbai garbage dump for 'Kubera'

When it comes to delivering convincing performances, Dhanush always goes the extra mile.

06 May 2024

Vikram

Mari Selvaraj, Dhruv Vikram's next project is titled 'Bison Kaalamaadan'

Acclaimed Tamil director Mari Selvaraj is back with a new project, and this time he's joining forces with the talented Dhruv Vikram, son of Chiyaan Vikram.

06 May 2024

Raashii Khanna

Box office: 'Aranmanai 4' mints over ₹18cr on opening weekend

Since its Friday (May 3) release, the Tamil comedy horror saga Aranmanai 4 has been hitting all the right notes at the box office, keeping audiences spellbound.

05 May 2024

Dhanush

Dhanush's 'Raayan' targets Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2's June slot: Report

The much-anticipated action thriller, Raayan, written and directed by Dhanush, is set to make its theatrical debut on June 13, reported Pinkvilla.

05 May 2024

Box Office

Box office: Tamannaah-Raashii's 'Aranmanai 4' crosses ₹10cr in two days

The latest Tamil horror-comedy sensation, Aranmanai 4, has made a significant impact at the box office.

04 May 2024

Raashii Khanna

Box office: 'Aranmanai 4' earns nearly ₹4cr on opening day

The latest installment in the popular Aranmanai series, Aranmanai 4, has made a robust debut at the box office, earning nearly ₹3.6cr on its opening day.

28 Apr 2024

Sivakarthikeyan

Sai Pallavi to join Sivakarthikeyan in 'Amaran' after 'Ramayana' schedule

The highly-anticipated Tamil film Amaran, starring Sivakarthikeyan and Sai Pallavi, is reportedly scheduled for release on September 27.

28 Apr 2024

Tamil Nadu

Box office: Vishal's 'Rathnam' mints over ₹4cr in two days

The Tamil action thriller Rathnam, starring Vishal in the titular role, experienced a minor decrease in its box office earnings on the second day of its release.

24 Apr 2024

Weddings

Aparna Das ties the knot with Deepak Parambol; see pictures

Tamil actor Aparna Das, recognized for her role in the film Beast, married Deepak Parambol, a notable actor from Manjummel Boys on Wednesday.

23 Apr 2024

Celebrity

National Award-winning director Durai (84) dies due to age-related ailments

Esteemed director Durai, known for his National Award-winning film Pasi, died on Monday due to age-related health issues, reportedly. He was 84.

21 Apr 2024

Vikram

Malayalam actor Siddique joins cast of Vikram's 'Veera Dheera Sooran'

Renowned Malayalam actor Siddique is set to join the cast of Vikram's upcoming film, Veera Dheera Sooran.

20 Apr 2024

Upcoming Movies

Santhanam starrer 'Inga Naan Thaan Kingu' locks release date

The much-awaited film Inga Naan Thaan Kingu, starring actor-comedian Santhanam, has locked its release date.

14 Apr 2024

Suriya

'Kanguva': Suriya provides glimpse into dual roles in new poster

South sensation Suriya sent fans into a frenzy on Sunday after unveiling a new poster from his highly-awaited fantasy action film, Kanguva: A Mighty Valiant Saga.

14 Apr 2024

Kamal Haasan

New poster: Kamal Haasan returns as Senapathy in 'Indian 2'

Amid much anticipation, the sequel to the 1996 blockbuster Indian, titled Indian 2, is gearing up for a theatrical release in June.

12 Apr 2024

Chennai

Renowned Tamil actor Arulmani's unexpected death shocks many

Renowned Tamil actor Arulmani, known for his performances in Azhagi, Thendral, and Thandavakkone, passed away on Thursday due to a cardiac arrest. He was 65.

11 Apr 2024

Manisha Koirala

Anticipation builds for Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2'

The upcoming film, Indian 2, featuring renowned actor Kamal Haasan, is set to be one of the biggest cinematic events of 2024.

09 Apr 2024

AIADMK

Tamil cinema stalwart and ex-politician RM Veerappan dies at 97

Renowned Tamil film producer and five-time cabinet minister from Tamil Nadu, RM Veerappan, died on Tuesday in Chennai. He was 97

06 Apr 2024

Kamal Haasan

S Shankar-Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' to release in June

The highly anticipated film Indian 2, starring Kamal Haasan, will be released in theaters in June, revealed the makers on Saturday evening.

04 Apr 2024

Ajith Kumar

'Vidaa Muyarchi': Ajith Kumar performs daring car stunt; video unveiled

Tamil cinema superstar, Ajith Kumar, has left fans both awestruck and concerned with a video of a daring car stunt from his upcoming film, Vidaa Muyarchi.

03 Apr 2024

Chennai

Veteran Tamil actor Visweswara Rao (64) succumbs to cancer

The Tamil film industry is mourning the loss of celebrated actor Visweswara Rao, who passed away on Tuesday (April 2), reportedly due to complications related to cancer.

31 Mar 2024

Karthik Subbaraj

Suriya-Karthik's 'Suriya 44' was kept a secret for 2 years

Tamil Cinema's beloved actor Suriya is teaming up with acclaimed director Karthik Subbaraj for his 44th film, tentatively titled Suriya 44.

30 Mar 2024

Cardiac Arrest

Renowned Tamil actor Daniel Balaji (48) dies of heart attack

The Tamil film industry is mourning the sudden demise of renowned actor Daniel Balaji, who passed away on Friday night. He was 48.

27 Mar 2024

Tamannaah Bhatia

'Aranmanai 4' set for April release, announce producers

The much-anticipated fourth installment of the popular Tamil franchise, Aranmanai, is set to hit the screens in April 2024.

27 Mar 2024

Kamal Haasan

Not Jayam Ravi, Kamal Haasan was first choice for 'Genie'

Jayam Ravi, a celebrated Tamil actor, is currently in the spotlight for his upcoming role in the fantasy film Genie.

26 Mar 2024

Chennai

Celebrated Tamil comedian Seshu dies (60) due to heart-related ailment

The comedy world has lost celebrated actor Seshu, best known for his role in Vijay TV's hit parody series, Lollu Sabha.

26 Mar 2024

Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan's 'Thug Life': Silambarasan TR to replace Dulquer Salmaan

Mani Ratnam and Kamal Haasan are two bonafide forces in Tamil cinema.

25 Mar 2024

Kamal Haasan

Shruti Haasan's 'Inimel': Lokesh Kanagaraj's acting debut is impressive

Lokesh Kanagaraj is a big name in Tamil cinema and now after donning the hats of director and producer, he has made his acting debut.

24 Mar 2024

Upcoming Movies

Jayam Ravi's first look from fantasy drama 'Genie' out!

Tamil cinema's renowned actor Jayam Ravi is set to headline the upcoming fantasy drama, Genie.

24 Mar 2024

Vikram

Vikram's long-delayed 'Dhruva Natchathiram' might now release in April

The eagerly awaited Dhruva Natchathiram, starring Chiyaan Vikram, has been stuck in production hell since 2016 due to a string of legal and financial complications.

20 Mar 2024

Chennai

'Ilaiyaraaja' biopic starring Dhanush announced; first look poster unveiled

Finally! The makers of the highly anticipated Ilaiyaraaja biopic have launched the magnum opus in Chennai.

20 Mar 2024

Malayalam Movies

Arundhathi Nair's fundraiser campaign taken down due to online harassment

Arundhathi Nair, a Tamil actor celebrated for her role in Saithan, is presently on life support after a devastating motorcycle accident.

19 Mar 2024

Karthik Subbaraj

'Mahaan,' 'Jigarthanda DoubleX': Director Karthik Subbaraj's best films

Director-screenwriter Karthik Subbaraj is known for his impeccable grip over every shot, every character, and every dialogue of his films.

18 Mar 2024

Vijay

Venkat Prabhu spills beans on 'GOAT'; reveals exciting Vijay update

Rumors are rife that Thalapathy Vijay will bid adieu to acting soon in order to focus on his political career. His upcoming sci-fi actioner GOAT: The Greatest of All Time has been in the buzz and makers are leaving no stone unturned in making it a blockbuster.

11 Mar 2024

Dhanush

Dhanush to unveil GV Prakash Kumar's 'Rebel' trailer today

GV Prakash Kumar is the Jack of many trades in Tamil cinema and is now gearing up for the release of Rebel.

09 Mar 2024

Ajith Kumar

Ajith Kumar's health update: Actor returns home after nerve treatment

Tamil actor Ajith Kumar is back home and doing well after a recent hospital visit to treat a swollen nerve.

09 Mar 2024

South Indian Cinema

Jaffer Sadiq, former DMK functionary-film producer, arrested by NCB 

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has taken Jaffer Sadiq, a former Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) member and Tamil film producer, into custody for his alleged role in an international drug trafficking ring.

22 Feb 2024

Amazon Prime Video

Tamil film 'Naadu' review: Ambitionless film is a tiresome watch

The Tamil drama film Naadu—directed by M Saravanan—and starring Tharshan, Mahima Nambiar, and RS Shivaji—dropped on Amazon Prime Video on Thursday after completing its theatrical run.

22 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' is unstable in second week

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth is an adept director of Tamil cinema and she returned to making films on celluloid after a long time. Her recent work Lal Salaam was highly anticipated, but the film received a lukewarm response from viewers.

20 Feb 2024

Malayalam Movies

Anjali Menon joins hands with KRG Studios for Tamil film

Malayalam filmmaker-screenwriter Anjali Menon is teaming up with KRG Studios.

20 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' needs gradual momentum for revival

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a bumper comeback on celluloid with the sports drama Lal Salaam. The highly anticipated film opened to rave reviews from critics but is having a tumultuous ride at the box office.

19 Feb 2024

Dhanush

Dhanush's 'D50' first look's reveal time out

Dhanush is one of the most known faces in Tamil cinema and the actor is known for his diverse range of characters. After the humongous success of Captain Miller, he is gearing up for his next venture tentatively titled D50.

15 Feb 2024

Sivakarthikeyan

'#SK23': Sivakarthikeyan starrer directed by AR Murugadoss is filming now

Tamil cinephiles, it's time to assemble! AR Murugadoss and Sivakarthikeyan have officially kicked off their first-ever collaboration, tentatively titled #SK23.

15 Feb 2024

Vikram

'Thangalaan': Vikram starrer has a KGF connect; makers reveal plotline

Thangalaan, a highly anticipated Tamil film featuring Chiyaan Vikram, is set to shed light on the harsh realities of the 19th-century Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), where British exploitation wreaked havoc on the region and its inhabitants.

15 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' shows no improvement

Tamil cinema is known for its stellar content and out-of-the-box storytelling. Recently, adept director Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a comeback at the celluloid with Lal Salaam but the movie has failed to perform up to expectations.

14 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' keeps crashing with no hope

Tamil cinema is known for its larger-than-life mounting and hard-hitting content. The industry's latest offering, Lal Salaam has become a critics' favorite. It marked director Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's return to celluloid.

13 Feb 2024

Celebrity

'Please forgive us': Thieves return National Award to director Manikandan

In a surprising turn of events, burglars who stole the National Award medal of Kadaisi Vivasayi director M Manikandan from his home in Usilampatti, Madurai, have returned the prized possession.

13 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' needs commercial boost for survival

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a comeback on celluloid with the recently released sports drama Lal Salaam. The film has been in the buzz ever since its announcement but has not been able to grasp the box office as of now.

12 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' experiences not-so-great opening weekend

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth is an established name in Tamil cinema and the director made a comeback after seven long years with Lal Salaam. The sports actioner was in the buzz since its announcement and its main USP was megastar Rajinikanth's extended cameo.

11 Feb 2024

Rajinikanth

Box office: Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's 'Lal Salaam' struggles on first Saturday

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's latest directorial, Lal Salaam, made a lackluster debut at the box office on Friday.

10 Feb 2024

Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day special: Romantic films with pan-India appeal

Valentine's Day is around the corner; one of the best ways to celebrate the occasion is to call in for a romantic movie night with your partner.

07 Feb 2024

Tamil Nadu

Vishal quashes media reports about joining politics; shares statement

Ever since Thalapathy Vijay announced his foray into Tamil Nadu politics, several reports have been hinting at other actors' entry into politics.

06 Feb 2024

Rajinikanth

'Congratulations': Rajinikanth reacts as 'Thalapathy' Vijay enters Tamil Nadu politics

Tamil Nadu politics and cinema go hand in hand as various celluloid stars have made their foray into politics and emerged successful.