Chennai, June 12 (IANS) The theatrical trailer of Ajith Kumar starrer 'Nerkonda Paarvai', the Tamil remake of 'Pink', was released on Wednesday. Going by the first impression, the film promises an intense courtroom drama.  

Doing sequels not just about challenges for Prabhudheva

Doing sequels not just about challenges for Prabhudheva

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Prabhudheva started this year with the Tamil comedy film "Charlie Chaplin 2", a sequel to the 2002 movie "Charlie Chaplin". His recent release, "Devi 2", also happens to be a sequel. It's not just his acting projects that are full of sequels, but also his directorials, including Salman Khan-starrer "Dabangg 3". He says more than challenges, it's about hard work as people expect more and in return, he tries to give them more.  

Popular Tamil writer, actor Crazy Mohan passes away

Popular Tamil writer, actor Crazy Mohan passes away

Chennai, June 10 (IANS) Renowned Tamil writer, actor and comedy giant Crazy Mohan breathed his last here on Monday after he suffered a major heart attack. He was 67.  

Karnataka declares holiday, 3-day mourning for Karnad

Karnataka declares holiday, 3-day mourning for Karnad

Bengaluru, June 10 (IANS) Karnataka has declared a holiday for schools, colleges and government offices in the state on Monday and a three-day mourning till Wednesday, as a mark of respect to Jnanpith awardee, multi-lingual actor and noted writer Girish Karnad, who died here earlier in the day, an official said.  

'...The Fakir' shows immigration in positive way: Dhanush

'...The Fakir' shows immigration in positive way: Dhanush

Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Dhanush, who is gearing up for the global release of his maiden international film "The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir", says it deals with the issue of global immigration and shows it a positive light.  

I cannot take prompting: Digangana Suryavanshi

I cannot take prompting: Digangana Suryavanshi

New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Actress Digangana Suryavanshi has made her debut in Telugu filmdom with T. N. Krishna's latest directorial "Hippi". While working on the film, she felt like she was starting from scratch because of the new language. But she never resorted to prompting as she doesn't like it.  

Venkatesh to star in Telugu remake of 'De De Pyaar De'

Venkatesh to star in Telugu remake of 'De De Pyaar De'

Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) Actor Venkatesh will star in the Telugu remake of Ajay Devgn's latest release "De De Pyaar De", producer Suresh Babu announced on Wednesday.  

Singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta dead

Singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta dead

Kolkata. June 3 (IANS) Celebrated Bengali singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta died at her residence here on Monday following old age related problems, family sources said. She was 84.