Vikram: News

06 May 2024

Upcoming Movies

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.

21 Apr 2024

Malayalam Movies

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.

07 Apr 2024

Malavika Mohanan

'Thangalaan': Parvathy Thiruvothu's first look out on her birthday

The highly-anticipated Tamil film Thangalaan has stirred excitement among fans with the release of a first-look poster featuring actor Parvathy Thiruvothu.

24 Mar 2024

Tamil Cinema

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.

15 Feb 2024

Tamil Cinema

'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.

11 Feb 2024

Upcoming Movies

'Chiyaan' Vikram teases 'Maahan 2' in new photos

Chiyaan Vikram's Tamil action thriller Mahaan—directed by Karthik Subbaraj (Jagame Thandhiram)—was released on Amazon Prime Video on February 10, 2022.

26 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

Vikram's 'Dhruva Natchathiram' release rescheduled to November 30? Unraveling mystery

Fans were left in dismay when the highly-anticipated Tamil film Dhruva Natchathiram—starring Chiyaan Vikram—underwent an unexpected release date shift.

23 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

Vikram's 'Dhruva Natchathiram' faces legal and financial hurdles before release

Gautham Vasudev Menon's much-awaited Tamil film, Dhruva Natchathiram, starring Chiyaan Vikram, is slated for release on Friday.

01 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

'Thangalaan' teaser: Vikram promises a jaw-dropping tale of resistance

Vikram is one of the most-known stars of Tamil cinema. Over decades, the actor has shown his dynamic range and now the makers of his upcoming film Thangalaan have unveiled the teaser.

23 Sep 2023

South Indian Cinema

'Chiyaan' Vikram's long-delayed 'Dhruva Natchathiram' to finally release in November

After languishing in development hell for a decade, Dhruva Natchathiram, starring "Chiyaan" Vikram, is finally set to see the light of the day.

07 Sep 2023

Vijay Sethupathi

Times Vijay Sethupathi won hearts as the bad boy

To see him as Kaali in Shah Rukh Khan's Jawan might be new for the Hindi audience, but Vijay Sethupathi is arguably one of the best antagonists in Tamil cinema, and also perhaps, the most-loved one.

19 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is slow amidst competition 

Mani Ratnam is a maverick on celluloid and has directed several modern-day classics, over the years. His recently released magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II has received positive reviews from critics and is loved by many all across the world.

17 May 2023


If not SRK, these actors can lead 'Don 3'

There's some good and bad news. Farhan Akhtar's directorial franchise Don has been brought back for a third installment but sans Shah Rukh Khan. Gossip mills are abuzz that Khan has opted out of the franchise.

17 May 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is on a downhill

Mani Ratnam is genius of a filmmaker. Over the years, he has made some stellar films and his recent release is no exception. Ponniyin Selvan: II has been receiving love from all over the world. The magnum opus has been praised by critics and viewers.

16 May 2023

Box Office

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' haul drops significantly 

Mani Ratnam is currently the talk of the town, especially after the humongous success of Ponniyin Selvan: II. The duology has been a dream of Tamil cinema for six decades. It received critical acclaim too.

15 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is slow yet steady

Mani Ratnam is one of the most adept filmmakers in India and the director has produced stellar work over the years. His recent directorial Ponniyin Selvan: II has been working like a miracle and it has done quite well at the box office.

14 May 2023


5 South Indian superstars and their unsuccessful Bollywood debuts

Telugu actor Sreenivas Bellamkonda made his Hindi debut with Chatrapathi on Friday.

12 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' inches toward Rs. 350cr-mark

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is all over the moon!

11 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is stable in second week

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is having a dream run at the box office.

10 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is quite steady

Mani Ratnam is a maverick in his own right and he has translated the six-decade-old Tamil cinema dream on celluloid. Yes, the Ponniyin Selvan franchise was that dream, and now the second installment—Ponniyin Selvan: II—has been raking in huge numbers at the box office.

09 May 2023

Box Office

Box office collection: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' is here to rule

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is raking in good money even 11 days after release and has been quite steady at the box office. It has reportedly entered the Rs. 300 crore club globally.

08 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' crosses Rs. 300 crore worldwide

Filmmaker Mani Ratnam has delivered numerous acclaimed films over the decades, and his recent magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is proving to be yet another addition to this list.

05 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' looks solid; anticipating higher collections

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is a prime example of how a box office biggie should perform on weekdays. The film had a great run in its first week and is touted to earn even bigger on weekends.

03 May 2023

Ponniyin Selvan

AR Rahman's composition in 'PS: II' faces plagiarism allegations

Last year, the Kantara makers faced allegations of plagiarism regarding one of its songs. While the controversy ruled headlines for months, a similar allegation has been pressed against one of AR Rahman's compositions for the movie Ponniyin Selvan: II or PS: II.

03 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' minting impressive figures on weekdays

Mani Ratnam is one of the most adept filmmakers of Indian cinema. The director has produced several landmark films and his recently released magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is the latest addition to that list.

02 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' clinches its throne

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is on a roll!

01 May 2023

Box Office

Box office: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' shines amid positive buzz

Mani Ratnam's recently released film Ponniyin Selvan: II was in buzz ever since the first installment was released in theaters. This film is Tamil cinema's passion project and many have failed earlier to adapt the classic.

30 Apr 2023

Box Office

'PS II' box office: Mani Ratnam's historical-drama crosses Rs. 50cr

The highly-awaited sequel to Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: I finally hit the theaters on Friday and witnessed an overwhelming response from the audiences.

29 Apr 2023

Ponniyin Selvan

'PS II' OTT release: When, where to watch Mani Ratnam-directorial

The second installment of Mani Ratnam's magnum opus film series Ponniyin Selvan was released in the theaters on Friday.

29 Apr 2023

Ponniyin Selvan

'PS II' box office: Mani Ratnam directorial mints Rs. 32cr

After the worldwide success of Ponniyin Selvan: I (2022), Mani Ratnam is all set to witness the triumph of the film's sequel this year.

28 Apr 2023

Movie Review

'Ponniyin Selvan: II' review: Mani Ratnam's magnum opus is masterpiece

What led to Nandini's bitterness toward the Chola empire, especially for Aditya Karilkalan? Were the Cholas able to save their dynasty? Was Arulmozhi Varman saved from the waters? All these questions were answered with the release of Ponniyin Selvan: II on Friday.

28 Apr 2023

Box Office

Box office prediction: 'Ponniyin Selvan: II' will activate minting mode   

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: II is one of the most anticipated films of this year. After the humongous success of the first installment, fans are finally happy as Part 2 has been released in theaters.

22 Apr 2023

Ponniyin Selvan

'Ponniyin Selvan: II': Intro video released in Kamal Haasan's voice

Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan: I left us with many questions: Why did Nandini turn bitter toward the Chola dynasty? Will the Cholas be able to save their throne?

17 Apr 2023

Prakash Raj

Happy birthday, Vikram: Retrospective on actor's vigilante film 'Anniyan'

It's impossible not to be in awe of the immense talent and versatility Tamil superstar Chiyaan Vikram has showcased in a career spanning over three decades.

09 Apr 2023

Pa Ranjith

'Thangalaan': Makers to unveil special glimpse on Vikram's birthday

Tamil actor Chiyaan Vikram has several interesting releases to look forward to this year, including Ponniyin Selvan 2.

16 Mar 2023

South Indian Cinema

All we know about 'Chiyaan' Vikram's long-delayed 'Dhruva Natchathiram'

In 2016, Tamil superstar 'Chiyaan' Vikram and filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon collaborated on the spy thriller Dhruva Natchathiram, a multistarrer reportedly based on a team of 10 secret agents who work for the National Security Agency of India.

28 Dec 2022

Ponniyin Selvan

Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan-2': Makers announce release date with teaser

Fans of the Ponniyin Selvan (PS) franchise can now rejoice!

26 Nov 2022

Ponniyin Selvan

'Ponniyin Selvan I': Will Mani Ratnam-directorial touch Rs. 500cr mark?

The first part of Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan has almost finished its run in the cinema halls and has collected Rs. 496cr at the global box office so far, including Rs. 327cr in India.

12 Nov 2022


Even before release, Vikram's period drama 'Thangalaan's streaming rights sold?

Even before the makers have stopped rolling the camera, the buzz is rife that "Chiyaan" Vikram's upcoming period drama Thangalaan's streaming rights have been sold!

05 Nov 2022

Ponniyin Selvan

'Ponniyin Selvan': Have makers locked release date for sequel?

As we wait for the makers of Ponniyin Selvan I to announce the release date of its sequel, it is now being reported the franchise's second installment will be released on April 28, 2023.

24 Oct 2022

South Indian Cinema

Everything we know about 'Chiyaan' Vikram's period drama 'Thangalaan'

After delivering a jawdropping performance in Mani Ratnam's recently released magnum opus PS-I, 'Chiyaan' Vikram is now gearing up for his next, Thangalaan.

1 Oct, 2022

Ponniyin Selvan

'Ponniyin Selvan': All important characters from Part I, explained

Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on Friday amid much fanfare.

16 Sep 2022

OTT releases

Vikram's 'Cobra': When, where to watch Ajay Gnanamuthu-directorial on OTT?

After running in the cinema halls for more than two weeks, reports about the OTT release date of "Chiyaan" Vikram's Cobra have surfaced.

03 Sep 2022


Kamal Haasan's 'Vikram' to stream on ZEE5 from this day

Lokesh Kanagaraj's stupendously successful Vikram has now found a new digital abode!

01 Sep 2022

Tamil Cinema

Amid criticism, 'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra' runtime skimmed by 20 minutes

Tamil film Cobra led by "Chiyaan" Vikram hit the theaters on Wednesday and it saw tremendous footfalls on its opening day.

01 Sep 2022

Box Office

'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra' collects Rs. 10cr on opening day

Tamil film Cobra led by "Chiyaan" Vikram hit the theaters on Wednesday (August 31) amidst much fanfare.

31 Aug 2022


'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra': SonyLIV bags streaming rights post theatrical run?

Tamil cinema has been putting up an impressive show lately with films like Dhanush's Thiruchitrambalam and Karthi's Viruman turning into crowd-pullers and lighting up the box office.

31 Aug 2022

Irfan Pathan

'Cobra' review: 'Chiyaan' Vikram sole saving grace of chaotic mess

While offering multiple genres in a single film gives a satisfying pay-off when done right, it's draining to watch if done as chaotically as in Cobra.

30 Aug 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Cobra': All you need to know about 'Chiyaan' Vikram starrer

After making the fans wait for about two years, "Chiyaan" Vikram's highly-anticipated Tamil film Cobra is finally ready to hit the theaters on Wednesday.

26 Aug 2022

South Indian Cinema

Trailer highlights of Nagarjuna Akkineni's 'The Ghost,' 'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra'

Trailers of films from two of the critically acclaimed actors from the South: Nagarjuna Akkineni and "Chiyaan" Vikram were dropped on Thursday, to the great joy of their fans.

22 Aug 2022

Tamil Cinema

All you need to know about Arulnithi's Tamil thriller 'Diary'

The upcoming Tamil film Diary, starring Arulnithi in the lead role is one of the most awaited projects of the actor.

'Ponniyin Selvan's first single 'Ponni Nadhi': Pure magic, says Karthi

The makers of Mani Ratnam's upcoming magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I dropped its first single at an event on Sunday in Chennai.

19 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

Mani Ratnam tests COVID-19 positive; admitted to Chennai hospital

Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 and has been admitted to a Chennai hospital for treatment.

18 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

Court issues notice against Vikram, Mani Ratnam for 'Ponniyin Selvan'

A case has been filed against director Mani Ratnam and actor "Chiyaan" Vikram in relation to their upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan.

08 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan-I' teaser: Mani Ratnam back with intense historical drama

Following a long wait, the makers of Mani Ratnam's upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan I have dropped the first teaser of the film featuring all the lead actors.

08 Jul 2022

Tamil Cinema

Chiyaan Vikram suffers heart attack; currently in Chennai hospital

Tamil superstar Chiyaan Vikram has reportedly suffered a heart attack and has been taken to Kauvery hospital in Chennai.