Southern Cinema

'Naan Sigappu Manithan' Vishal's most challenging role: Director

February 20, 2014

'Naan Sigappu Manithan' Vishal's most challenging role: Director
Director Thiru says his film "Naan Sigappu Manithan" talks about narcolepsy, a neurological sleep disorder, and Vishal Krishna had to wor...

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Was never keen to enter films: A.P. Sreethar

Was never keen to enter films: A.P. Sreethar

Feb 19, 2014

Popular artist A.P. Sreethar, who is making his cinematic debut with upcoming Tamil comedy-thriller "Andhra Mess", says he was never keen...

I'm happy being a comedian: Ali

I'm happy being a comedian: Ali

Feb 19, 2014

Telugu actor Ali, who has starred in lead roles in several films, says he is happy making people laugh with his comedy and is not keen on playing l...

Train plays important role in 'Oru Orula Irendu Raja'

Train plays important role in 'Oru Orula Irendu Raja'

Feb 19, 2014

Director R. Kannan's upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy "Oru Orula Irendu Raja", which went on floors here Wednesday, features a train in an ...

Good films work beyond trends: Raja Murugan

Good films work beyond trends: Raja Murugan

Feb 17, 2014

Trends don't affect the response to "good films", says director Raja Murugan, who is awaiting the release of his Tamil directorial debut ...

Tamil remake of 'Lucia' to be tweaked

Tamil remake of 'Lucia' to be tweaked

Feb 17, 2014

The Tamil remake of critically and commercially successful Kannada blockbuster "Lucia" will have a few changes to suit the sensibilities ...

Meena, Nadia join Telugu remake of 'Drishyam'

Meena, Nadia join Telugu remake of 'Drishyam'

Feb 17, 2014

Southern actors Meena and Nadia have been roped in to play important roles in the Telugu remake of recent Malayalam blockbuster "Drishyam"...

138 films to be screened at CISFF

138 films to be screened at CISFF

Feb 16, 2014

As many as 138 films from 19 countries will be screened at the first edition of Chennai International Short Film Festival (CISFF). The three-day ex...