Three Day Gala Planned as Kamal Haasan Completes 60 Years in Films

File photo of actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan. The actor-filmmaker entered the film industry when he was just three. He acted as a child artiste in the 1960 Tamil film Kalathur Kannamma, for which he won the President’s Gold Medal. IANS Last Updated: October 31, 2019, 4:36 PM IST A three-day gala is scheduled to take place from November 7 to 9 in Chennai and in Kamal Haasan’s hometown Paramakudi to mark the veteran actor-filmmaker’s completing 60 years in Indian cinema. As part of the celebrations, Kamal will unveil the…

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After Balupu, Shruti Haasan-Ravi Teja Reunite for Gopichand Malineni

Shruti Haasan. (Image: Yogen Shah) The film is tentatively titled RT 66 and Ravi Teja is likely to play the role of a police officer in the film. Trending Desk Last Updated: October 31, 2019, 2:55 PM IST After a hiatus, Shruti Haasan will make a comeback with a Telugu film. The actor will be seen opposite Ravi Teja in Gopichand Malineni’s next project. Shruti Haasan took to Twitter to announce the news. She wrote, “Very excited to be a part of this project !! And to be…

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Indian-origin doctor charged with unlawfully distributing controlled substances

NEW YORK: An Indian-origin doctor and a nurse were charged in an indictment for their roles in unlawfully distributing controlled substances. Hemal Mehta, 49 and Heather Marks, 36, of Tennessee were charged in an indictment filed last week in the Middle District of Tennessee with one count of conspiracy to unlawfully distribute controlled substances and nine counts of unlawful distribution of controlled substances, Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division said. According to the indictment, between 2016 and 2018, Mehta and Marks, whom Mehta supervised, conspired…

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Allu Arjun to Romance Rashmika Mandanna in Sukumar’s Next Film

Telugu film star Allu Arjun will be coming together with Rashmika Mandanna for filmmaker Sukumar’s next. The film is tentatively named AA20 and it will see Arjun and Mandanna romancing on screen for the first time. The inaugural pooja for the film took place on Wednesday in Hyderabad. The film will go on floors soon, though a specific date has not been announced yet. Allu Arjun shared some pictures from the mahurat shot and the ceremony on Twitter. He mentioned in the post how this will be his third project…

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Tamil Actor Mano Dies in a Car Accident, Wife’s Condition Critical

Mimicry artist and Tamil film actor Mano passed away after meeting a tragic car accident on October 28. The accident took place in Chennai. As per the reports, the actor and his wife were in the car when the accident occurred. While Mano lost his battle with life on the spot, his wife is serious and is in critical condition. His wife is currently admitted in the Intensive Care Unit at Ramchandra hospital in the city. Both Mano and his wife are parents to a seven-year-old child. …

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This Candid Photo of Mahesh Babu with Daughter Sitara is the Cutest Thing on the Internet Today

Besides being a top star in the Telugu film industry, Mahesh Babu is also known to be a dedicated father and husband. The actor keeps taking time out from his busy schedule to spend special occasions with his family as well as taking trips with them. Married to actress Namrata Shirodkar, the Maharshi star has two children with her – daughter Sitara and son Gautham. This Diwali was a working one for the 44-year-old actor, and it seemed his family decided to accompany him on sets on the festive…

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With Fist of Fury and Heart of Gold, Vijay, Nayanthara Win Hearts

Bigil (Tamil) Cast: Vijay, Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff Direction: Atlee For a film that speaks stridently on women’s empowerment and the sins of sexism, “Bigil” is awfully enamoured of its male protagonist who all but preens when he is on screen. The camera clings to Vijay like a Siamese twin letting go of him only long enough for the incidental characters (and that includes leading lady Nayanthara) to let us know how privileged they are to be in the same narrative as Vijay/Bigil Bigil, which means ‘whistle’ in Tamil, lives…

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With Fist of Fury and Heart of Gold, Vijay, Nayanthara Win Hearts

Bigil (Tamil) Cast: Vijay, Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff Direction: Atlee For a film that speaks stridently on women’s empowerment and the sins of sexism, “Bigil” is awfully enamoured of its male protagonist who all but preens when he is on screen. The camera clings to Vijay like a Siamese twin letting go of him only long enough for the incidental characters (and that includes leading lady Nayanthara) to let us know how privileged they are to be in the same narrative as Vijay/Bigil Bigil, which means ‘whistle’ in Tamil, lives…

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Namrata Meets Bharathi and Discusses Development Works in Burripalem

A photo from the meeting. Namrata met AP Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s wife Bharathi in her Amaravati residence. They discussed the village development works in Burripalem. News18.com Last Updated: October 25, 2019, 5:25 PM IST Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu and his wife and actor Namrata are known for their social welfare works. Babu has adopted some villages and the couple keeps implementing new ideas for their development. Regarding one such ideas, Namrata recently met AP Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s wife Bharathi in her…

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Vijay’s Fans Go on Rampage Over Delay in Bigil Screening, 36 Arrested

Tension prevailed for a brief time in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri district after fans of Vijay took out their frustration on public property over delay in the screening of actor’s latest release Bigil. The police have arrested 36 people in connection to the incident that took place in the early hours of Friday. A huge group of Vijay fans gathered outside a theatre in Krishnagiri for the show at 1 in night. Around 3am, they went on a rampage when the show didn’t start. Some of the angry fans broke…

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