Hyderabad/Thiruvananthapuram, July 21: Kerala magician Samraj has been awarded the prestigious "Merlin Award", popularly known as the "Oscar of Magic", at a function in Hyderabad.

Srinivas never behaved like a newcomer: Prakash Raj

Srinivas never behaved like a newcomer: Prakash Raj

Chennai, July 21: Actor-filmmaker Prakash Raj is floored by the dedication of actor Bellamkonda Srinivas, who is making his acting debut with forthcoming Telugu actioner "Alludu Seenu". Prakash says he never behaved like a newcomer on sets of the film.

Europe beckons 'Yamaleela 2' team

Europe beckons 'Yamaleela 2' team

Chennai, July 21: The team of upcoming Telugu fantasy film "Yamaleela 2" will soon be heading to some exotic locations in Europe such as Switzerland, Slovenia, Milan and Italy to shoot important portions of the film.

Glamour differs from actor to actor: Seerat Kapoor

Glamour differs from actor to actor: Seerat Kapoor

Chennai, July 20: Glamour does get you noticed, says actress Seerat Kapoor, who is making her acting debut with upcoming Telugu action-thriller "Run Raja Run", but says it differs from one actor to another and is based on how one wants to be portrayed on screen.

Tamil actor Dhandapani dead

Tamil actor Dhandapani dead

Chennai, July 20: Tamil actor Dhandapani, popular for his roles in films such as "Kaadhala and "Englishkaran", died here Sunday due to cardiac arrest, family sources said.

Prison set in 'Purampokku' monumental: Makers

Prison set in 'Purampokku' monumental: Makers

UTV Motion Pictures-produced Tamil drama "Purampokku" is currently being shot here. The makers, who recently erected a huge prison set to shoot some important portions of the film, say the set looks monumental.  

Kamal Haasan's 'Drishyam' to roll from August

Kamal Haasan's 'Drishyam' to roll from August

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer, the yet-untitled Tamil remake of Malayalam blockbuster "Drishyam", will go on the floors from the first week of August. The film was launched here recently.